Category: Small Items & Novelties

  • 10 Sterling Llama Place Card Holders shape of llamas $675.00

    These were  made in Peru circa  1955. They are finely made and remarkably heavy with beautifully articulated surfaces.   llamas are very realistically rendered.  Height: 1.5 inches tall Weight: 6.8 ounces (combined weight) Marked: most are marked 925 on the bottom  Price: $675 (for the set)   

  • Sterling Model of a Stallion

      An English sterling model of a stallion made by Edward Bannard & Sons, London, 1957 The model is cast.  The coat, mane, tail, and other details are finely hand chased. Height: 6 inches to the top of the ears Weight: 16 Troy ounces $2,000.00

  • Two Sterling Georg Jensen Nut Dishes

    Two Georg Jensen sterling silver oval nut dishes supported by four ball feet. Details:  Measurements: 4 1/4 x 2 7/8 x 7/8 inches high These nut dishes are marked with the Georg Jensen mark used from 1945-present and also with “DENMARK/STERLING/243 D.” The condition is excellent. Price: $450.00

  • Vinaigrette

    An English Georgian Vinaigrette, Birmingham, 1808-09. Marks divided between lid and box. A maker’s mark of ‘J.W’ (Joseph Willmore) appears on the lid interior. The lid is engraved with a geometric motif. The grill is pierced and engraved with a matching design. Interior gilded. 1″ x 3/4″ x 1/4″. Price: $200.00

  • Vinaigrette

    A very small vinaigrette, Birmingham, 1811-12. Marks are divided between lid and box. The lid is marked with a standard mark. The makers mark is poorly struck and is probably ‘JL’ (John Lawrence & Co). The lid is engraved with a design of hearts and arrows. The grill is engraved with a floral motif. Interior […]

  • Vinaigrette

    An English Georgian Vinaigrette, Birmingham, 1813-14. Marks divided between lid and box, grill marked with standard mark. Makers mark xx probably xx. The lid is nicely engraved with acorn and oak leaves, the grill is pierced with round holes which are arranged in a diamond pattern. Interior gilded. The loop for hanging appears to be […]

  • Rare and Large Silver Plated Jewelry Box

    This very large silver plated Jewelry box is elaborately decorated with motifs associated with romance and marriage, including love birds, arrows, churches, and baskets of flowers. Condition fine. Details: There are no marks on this piece. The box has been relined with dark blue velvet. The construction suggests that tit was made in England in […]

  • English Box

    An English box, Birmingham, 1811-12. Marks divided between lid and box. A maker’s mark of ‘WP’ appears in a rectangular strike. The lid and base are engraved a design of circles surrounded by dots. Interior gilded. 1 1/4″ x 3/4″ x 1/4″. Price: $225.00

  • An American Aesthetic Movement Tobacco Box Made by the Gorham Company, Date Marked 1882

    This tobacco box is in the form of an elongated oval. It measures 3 5/8 inches in length, 2 3/8 inches in width, and approximately 3/4 inches in height. It has a hinged lid, and the interior of both body and lid are gilded. The exterior of the object is decorated with an abstract geometric […]

  • American Sterling Card Case in the Aesthetic Taste

    American sterling card case made by Gorham, date marked 1878. In the original box. Condition pristine. Beautifully engraved with a swallow in pursuit of an insect against a matte guilded background. The reverse finely engraved ‘George to Tinnie’. Details: Marked with the Gorham, STERLING, the date letter for 1878 (J) and 166. 4.25″ x 2.5″ […]

  • Suspender Clips

    A pair of suspender clips with a Chrysanthemum pattern made by George Shiebler circa, 1900. The interior is engraved with a beautifully-rendered monogram ‘MCJ’ in superimposed Gothic letters. Measurements: 1″ x 1 1/2″ (closed) Price: $175.00

  • European Silver Chatelaine Purse with Airplane Detail

    A European silver mesh purse, the frame decorated with birds and airplanes. Although chatelaine coin purses of this type are not rare, I have never seen one with aeronautical decorations before. The interior is divided into two compartments. Details: Marked with a French mark used on imported silver. Condition very fine. Price: $375.00

  • Chatelaine Belt Hook

    A chatelaine belt hook made by Tiffany in the Aesthetic Style. The design date is 1877. Made between that date and 1891. The surface is hammered. Measurements:  2.25″ x 1.25″ Price: $350.00

  • American Baby Feeding Spoon

    An American baby feeding spoon, circa 1920. Made by Reed and Barton. The handle is decorated with a kitty. Never monogrammed. Details: Marked with the Reed and Barton logo. Length: 3 5/8″ Price: $145.00  

  • A Sterling Shoehorn in the Aesthetic Style Made by George Shiebler

    The handle of this shoehorn, made by George Shiebler, is decorated applied sea creatures and seaweed. The front of the blade is engraved with a monogram. This is a very rare item that is decorated in one of Georg Shiebler’s most original styles.  I have seen a salad set with this decoration. Details: Length 7 […]

  • 14k Gold Napkin Ring

    A very rare 14k gold napkin ring. This finely made napkin ring is engraved through a frosted yellow gold surface to rose gold. Engraved with the initials ‘JL’ and the dates ‘1856’ and ‘1906’. Undoubtedly a fiftieth wedding anniversary gift. Measurements: 5/8″ x 1.5″ Weight: 0.415 troy ounces Marks: 14k and an unidentified logo Price: […]

  • Aztec mask made by William Spratling

    The silver mask is mounted on a rosewood shaped stand. A lengthy search has not found the purpose of this attractive and rare object. Perhaps it was originally made as a decorative ornament. Details: The item is marked on a plaque on the base with a mark used between 1956 and 1962. Measurements: 4″ x 2″ […]

  • American Sterling Letter Knife by Knowles & Company, circa 1890

    This letter knife is in beautiful condition with a nicely curved handmade blade which continues to a sterling mount holding the handle. We do not know what kind of animal the horn is from but it has been suggested to be antelope. Length: 11 inches long