Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
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All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : 18th Century : Pre 2000 item #1399255 (stock #2397)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
$375.00
Philadelphia circa 1790, with round downturned end and rounded drop, length 14 1/4 inches, weight 6.0 Troy ounces, monogrammed "RRC" (period script, obverse), with a scratch below these initials as shown and a few minor nicks in bowl but very good overall condition. In an attempt to distinguish this ladle from its peers, we'll mention that the bowl has a slight boat shape when viewed head on, as you may see in photo number four.
All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : 18th Century : Pre 2000 item #1394920 (stock #2385)
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Massachusetts circa 1790, length 6 1/8 inches, monogrammed MPH (?) in period script with flourishes, weight .42 oz Troy, excellent condition, please see third enlargement for mark.

Grant was a Colonel in the Revolutionary war, a shipowner, and a man of considerable wealth. His work is in the MFA and also at Old Deerfield.

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Hollowware : Pre 2000 item #1394886 (stock #2384)
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retailed by Palmer and Newcomb, length overall 23 1/2 inches, each coaster eight inches in diameter, gross weight 47 Troy ounces, engraved with an old English "m" and the crest of the Muir family (please see fourth photo). Overall condition is superb, though we will mention that the wooden inserts are later made but period accurate replacements.

Though we won't be so bold as to claim that it is unique, American silver wine trolleys from the mid 19th century are most certainly scarce...

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : Pre 2000 item #1393761 (stock #2381)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
$90.00
Baltimore circa 1860, length five inches, weight .52 Troy ounces, no monogram, excellent condition. Please see third photo for mark. Gilding appears to be original but there is no way to know this, for sure.

This pattern is not common in American silver of the 19th century.

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Hollowware : Pre 2000 item #1392438 (stock #2375)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
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height 3 1/2: diameter 3 inches, weight 4.0 Troy ounces, excellent original condition, monogrammed "RCC Dec 30th, 1863".

The engine turned work on this mug is of above average quality.

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : Early Patterns : Pre 2000 item #1389282 (stock #2370)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
$125.00
In what Donald Soeffing has lovingly labeled a "naive" pattern (see Medallion Silver, p. 95); 4 7/8 inches long; weight 2.13 Troy ounces, fine condition; no monogram; applied warrior's head in high relief surrounded by engraving; marked only "COIN 1".

These are far above average in terms of quality, condition, and design.

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : Pre 2000 item #1388771 (stock #2364)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
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length 12 1/2 inches, weight 1.04 Troy ounces, monogrammed "T" (obverse, see second photo), excellent condition, unmarked.

The attractively engraved shield in bowl lends this an elegance which will uplift your entire martini routine.

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : Early Patterns : Pre 2000 item #1388044
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
$195.00
New York circa 1855, length 8 inches, weight 10.45 Troy ounces (avg. 1.75 oz. T each), excellent condition, monogrammed "F.E.M." in period script; see third enlargement, marked with his trademark and J. Cook incuse.

One could spend a substantial number of hours searching through design patents looking for the original name of this pattern, and come up empty handed...

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : Pre 2000 item #1387206 (stock #2352)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
$55.00
Baltimore circa 1850. Length 9 1/8 inches, weight 1.71 Troy ounces, attractive floral engraving, monogrammed "Clintonia."

We've checked the big bad auction site, and can't find anything similar there for under one hundred mighty dollars, so if you're a reseller, there's a good chance that you'll be able to make enough on this to buy a minor league sports team, or at the very least a small yacht.

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : Early Patterns : Pre 2000 item #1386780 (stock #2348)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
$150.00
length 6 inches, total Troy weight 9.1 ounces, marked and monogrammed as shown in enlargements, excellent condition. We also have dinner forks available, length 7 7/8 inches, weight 1.75 oz each.

To give these some historical perspective, consider that the high relief, elaborately detailed patterns such as New Art and Chrysanthemum didn't spring into existence out of nowhere...

All Items : Silver : Sterling : Flatware : Pre 2000 item #1384207 (stock #2339)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
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7 1/2 inches long, weight 1.74 oz. Troy, excellent condition, gilt bowl, no monogram, retailed by Cox Brothers.
All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Hollowware : Pre 2000 item #1383668 (stock #2337)
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height 7 1/8 inches, weight 5.52 Troy ounces, fine condition, monogrammed as shown in third enlargement.

This mark is commonly given to Saunders Pitman, but we are not so certain that it is his. For example, though the Met attributes a cream jug in their collection (accession number 33.120.311) to Saunders, some might consider this attribution to be problematic, since he'd been dead for a good solid forty years when it was made.

Other reasonable possibilities would include John K...

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : Pre 2000 item #1382760 (stock #2331)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
$90.00
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length 7 1/4 inches, weight .88 Troy ounces, excellent condition, monogrammed "H.B." as shown, unmarked.

The perfect gift for your hard-to-please bibliophile friend.

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : Pre 2000 item #1381001 (stock #2325)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
$275.00
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Philadelphia circa 1867, length nine inches, weight 4.06 Troy ounces, excellent condition, with massive realistically cast claw ends; bright cut and engine turned decoration, monogrammed "m".

We've owned many similar tongs over the years, but these are distinguished by the cross hatched detail inside the grasping area, which is both pleasing to the eye and practical for levitating your ice cubes.

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Hollowware : Pre 2000 item #1380858 (stock #2323)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
$195.00
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engine turned decoration and C scroll handle with integral cast floral support, height 4 3/4 to top and 5 3/4 inches across handle to spout, weight 6.92 Troy ounces, some minor dents and unhappy handle join (shown in fourth enlargement) but very good looking nonetheless. Engraved "Mary Mitlacker Brehme / From her Grandmother."

We have always been fond of Gorham's first high style designs, especially those in the manner of Mary Todd Lincoln's tea service.

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Hollowware : Pre 2000 item #1379226 (stock #2320)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
$1,500.00
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circa 1830,height 3 1/2; top diameter 3 1/4 inches, total Troy weight 13.47 ounces, some very minor dents but outstanding overall condition, monogrammed "AMC" in period script (please see fifth enlargement for mark and inscription.

With their band of cast applied grapes and elegant double molded rim, these are an outstanding example of the best American Empire era Philadelphia style...

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : Flatware : Pre 2000 item #1375532 (stock #2311)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
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length 11 5/8 inches, weight 3.95 Troy ounces, monogrammed "LJA" (reverse, in period script with flourishes) as shown in third enlargement.

The quality of this engraving is above average, and it remains in fine condition.

All Items : Silver : Coin Silver : 18th and Early 19th Century : Pre 2000 item #1374750 (stock #2307)
Bruce Cherner Antique Silver
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with short back midrid (a/k/a reverse fiddle tip't), pointed chamfered shoulders and a pronounced "flat" at leading edge, length 9 inches, weight 2.23 Troy ounces, monogrammed as shown. There is a small imperfection on back of bowl (see third photo) but otherwise fine condition.

We often speak of the "hallmarks" on American silver, but it is worth noting that very few pieces are actually hallmarked. This one bears the Baltimore assay office stamps commonly associated with 1824.

 
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