This example is a 6" long sugar spoon, and consistent with the character of the line, has robust heft at nearly 1.4 T. oz.
It is in very fine condition and without a monogram or removal. There is no evident polishing wear...
They are early production, stamped with a "D," "Sterling," "Pat'd," as well as "S.C.&L. Co." for the retailer, Boston's Shreve, Crump & Low Company.
They are in mint condition and without a monogram or removal. The arch is well-shaped and free of bends, cracks, or repairs...
One is a lemon fork that measures 4 15/16" long and weighs approximately .6 T. oz. The second is a 5" long, .8 T. oz. cream ladle.
Neither piece has a monogram or removal, and both are in mint condition with brilliant, hand polished finishes.
It is in superb estate condition and without a monogram or removal.
Marks are the Durgin "D," "Sterling," and "Pat'd."
This example is a 6 7/8" long gumbo spoon. This is the largest form of round bowl soup spoons, the bowl of which in this instance measures about 2" in diameter...
This example is a 7 7/8" long, relatively weighty 1.0 T. oz., lettuce fork. It originally had an overall gold finish, but much of that was polished away and now shows only partly on the handle. It remains essentially intact on the three tine serving end...
The 3 1/8" diameter, 3/4" deep, bowl has a scalloped rim and is extensively pierced in the interior.
The condition is excellent estate...
The design is put forward in high relief, detailed fashion, adding acanthus leaves and shell elements to the basic grape and leaf motif. The leaf and shell theme is carried over to the backside, including the heel of the bowl.
This example is a 7 1/4" long, weighty at 1.8 T. oz., cheese scoop. It i...
The piece measures a large 13" overall and weighs a robust 6.4 T. oz. The maker was Durgin, whose "D" emblem appears on the backside, along with the word "Sterling."
The late 19th century pattern is unnamed but certainly dram...
This example is a generously sized, 5" long, .9 T. oz. pair of sugar tongs. There is a fancy script "MAT" monogram on the arch. The gold washed talon grips are very finely rendered with detailed articulation on the inside as well as the outside surfaces.
The condition is excellent. Polishing wear ...
This example is a 9 7/8" long, heavy, 3.8 T. oz., ice cream slice, aka ice cream knife. It has a broad and also flat, nearly rec...
This 6 5/8" long, .9 T. oz., example is in "Old Colonial" by Towle. It is an early and fully authentic, i.e. original production, piece marked with the company emblem, "925/1000," "Pat. 1894," and the name of the retailer, "W. Arnold."
The bowl is gold washed while th...
It measures 6" long, has a 1 3/4" diameter, 3/8" deep, round, flat-bottomed bowl, and weighs 1.3 T. oz.The pattern is a "Kings" design with an added crowned lion's head crest. The backside is plain save for the marks.
The condition is excellent. There is scant polishing wear. The bowl is free of dents, dings, or burrs, showing only ...