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Antique Continental Silver Cow Creamer

9145. Antique Continental Silver Cow Creamer

Circa 1920

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An antique silver cream jug in the form of a model cow. Unusual large size. With ruby red glass eyes. The flap with a bee on the cow’s back lifts to fill the jug with cream which is poured out of the cow’s mouth. Simple figuring and naive expressive face. Weight 196 grams, 6.3 troy ounces. Height 11 cms. Length 16.5 cms. Marked underneath with Dutch silver marks, duty mark to the lid. Circa 1920.
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An antique silver cream jug in the form of a model cow. Unusual large size. With ruby red glass eyes. The flap with a bee on th...

Antique Silver Baby Rattle

9123. Antique Silver Baby Rattle

1833

GEORGE UNITE

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A delightful antique sterling silver child’s rattle complete with a whistle and real pink coral teether. There are 8 silver bells attached. The embossed decoration is very pretty with flowers and foliage. Not gilded. Weight 59 grams, 1.8 troy ounce. Length 14 cms. Birmingham 1833. Maker George Unite.
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A delightful antique sterling silver child’s rattle complete with a whistle and real pink coral teether. There are 8 silver b...

Georgian Style Silver Boxed Travelling Set

9075 . Georgian Style Silver Boxed Travelling Set

1900

CHARLES HENRY DUMENIL

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An excellent quality set of antique sterling silver topped dressing jars and matching inkwell in the original red leather case. The tops are gilded and have cast decorative borders. The bottoms are original and are made of heavy hobnail cut crystal. The inkwell has a screw top safely mechanism to ensure the ink doesn’t leak when travelling. Rectangular box – height 4cm, top 3.3x5.7cm. Circular box – height 4cm, diameter 5.5cm. Ink height 3cm, top 3.3x5.7cm. London 1900. Maker Charles Dumenil.
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An excellent quality set of antique sterling silver topped dressing jars and matching inkwell in the original red leather case....

Antique German Silver Cream Jug

9058. Antique German Silver Cream Jug

Circa 1790

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An elegant antique silver jug with slim plain form and classical borders. Contains 80 ml. Weight 109 grams, 3.5 troy ounces. Height 14.2 cms. Spread 8.7 cms. Marked underneath with German silver marks. Probably Frankfurt, late 18th century.
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An elegant antique silver jug with slim plain form and classical borders. Contains 80 ml. Weight 109 grams, 3.5 troy ounces. He...

Antique German Silver Coffee Pot

9057. Antique German Silver Coffee Pot

Circa 1790

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An elegant antique silver coffee pot with slim plain form and classical borders. An attractive feature is the curved bird’s head spout. Contains 400 ml. Weight 298 grams, 9.5 troy ounces. Height 21.5 cms. Spread 14 cms. Stamped underneath with German silver marks. Probably Frankfurt, late 18th century.
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An elegant antique silver coffee pot with slim plain form and classical borders. An attractive feature is the curved bird’s h...

Antique Silver Cigar Box

9055. Antique Silver Cigar Box

1949

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A large sterling silver cigar box of plain rectangular form with Arts and Crafts style gothic borders and feet. Superb stylish design. Solid hinged lid. Uninscribed. Height 11 cms. Top 25 x 15 cms. London 1949. Maker Reed & Sons. Retailers mark underneath.
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A large sterling silver cigar box of plain rectangular form with Arts and Crafts style gothic borders and feet. Superb stylish ...

George II Silver Pepper

9050. George II Silver Pepper

1748

SAMUEL WOOD (c.1704-1794)

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A charming antique sterling silver pepper caster of plain baluster form with a pull off cover pierced and criss-cross engraved. Good colour. To the front there is a large hand engraved armorial within a decorative cartouche. Weight 96 grams, 3 troy ounces. Height 13 cms. London 1748. Made by Samuel Wood, a well known maker of cruets and castors.
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A charming antique sterling silver pepper caster of plain baluster form with a pull off cover pierced and criss-cross engraved....

Antique William III Silver Lidded Tankard

9040. Antique William III Silver Lidded Tankard

1700

WILLIAM ANDREWS

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A good early English silver flat lidded tankard. Britannia standard silver*. Lovely plain design and hand beaten silver. The tankard has a simple straight sided form and S scroll handle finishing in a decorative thumb piece. Hand engraved to the front there is a decorative cartouche containing an armorial. Good patina. Contains 1150 ml. Weight 744 grams, 23.9 troy ounces. Height 18 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 19.5 cms. Diameter 11.5 cms (top), 12 cms (base). London 1700. Maker William Andrews.
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A good early English silver flat lidded tankard. Britannia standard silver*. Lovely plain design and hand beaten silver. The ta...

George II Antique Silver Beakers

9030. George II Antique Silver Beakers

1759

CHARLES WRIGHT, LONDON

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A handsome pair of antique sterling silver beakers of plain tapering design with simple foot wires. Excellent patina. Original gilt interiors. Each has a matching hand engraved monogram contained within a decorative cartouche. Contains 220 ml. Total weight 295 grams, 9.4 troy ounces. Height 9.2 cms. Diameter 7.4 cms. London 1759. Maker Charles Wright.
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A handsome pair of antique sterling silver beakers of plain tapering design with simple foot wires. Excellent patina. Original ...

George III Silver Cream Jug

9023. George III Silver Cream Jug

1773

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An elegant antique sterling silver jug with slender helmet shape, sweeping handle and raised foot. Hand engraved to the front with a monogram of entwined initials in old fashioned script. Weight 74 grams, 2.3 troy ounces. Height 10 (to top of handle). Spread 25 cms. London 1773. Makers mark badly struck.
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An elegant antique sterling silver jug with slender helmet shape, sweeping handle and raised foot. Hand engraved to the front w...

Antique Silver Snuff Box

9012. Antique Silver Snuff Box

Circa 1849

NATHANIEL MILLS, BIRMINGHAM

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An excellent quality antique sterling silver snuff box of rectangular form with cushion sides. The top has a cast silver border with crisp vine leaf decoration and centre engraved with a street scene (possibly University College, Oxford). The base is engine turned. The interior has the original bright gilding. Top measures 9x6 cms. Height 2.2 cms. Weight 159 grams, 5.1 troy ounces. Birmingham 1849. Maker Nathaniel Mills.
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An excellent quality antique sterling silver snuff box of rectangular form with cushion sides. The top has a cast silver border...

George III Silver Drum Teapot

9001. George III Silver Drum Teapot

1776

CHARLES ALDRIDGE AND HENRY GREEN

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An antique sterling silver teapot of circular form. Hinged lid. Drum teapots are very desirable and are usually found between 1760 and 1780. Lovely plain styling and bead borders. To the front is a hand engraved crest. Contains 730 ml. Weight 492 grams, 15.8 troy ounces. Height 12.5 cms. Spread 23.5 cms. Base diameter 11 cms. London 1776. Maker Charles Aldridge & Henry Green.
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An antique sterling silver teapot of circular form. Hinged lid. Drum teapots are very desirable and are usually found between 1...

Silver Canteen of Cutlery for 8

8999. Silver Canteen of Cutlery for 8

1971

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An excellent set of antique sterling silver cutlery in the popular Kings pattern. Total 58 pieces including 2 sets of silver handled knives with stainless steel blades. Weight excluding knives 2520 grams, 81 troy ounces (excluding the knives). Sheffield 1971. All flatware by maker Roberts & Dove, knives by FB.
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An excellent set of antique sterling silver cutlery in the popular Kings pattern. Total 58 pieces including 2 sets of silver ha...

Antique William & Mary Silver Peg Tankard

8997. Antique William & Mary Silver Peg Tankard

1691

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Extremely rare. A large early English silver peg tankard with transitional flat lid and a vertical row of seven pegs inside. Good patina. The lid and body have the fluting and hand engraved borders typical of the period. Decorative thumb piece. Uninscribed. Owners initials hand engraved to the top of the handle. Contains 1450 ml. Weight 959 gms, 30.8 troy ounces. Height 20 cms (to top of thumb piece). Diameter 14 cms (lid), spread 22 cms. Fully marked on the body, lid and handle part marked. Sterling silver. London 1691. Makers mark “SH” – see Jacksons page 137*.
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Extremely rare. A large early English silver peg tankard with transitional flat lid and a vertical row of seven pegs inside. Go...

Antique George II Silver Caster

8995 . Antique George II Silver Caster

1729

THOMAS FARREN

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An early antique silver muffineer of baluster form on a cast foot. Britannia standard silver*. This lovely castor is of heavy quality and feels good in the hand. The hexagonal pull off top has alternate panels of decorative piercing. Uninscribed. Weight 239 grams, 7.6 troy ounces. Height 18 cms. London 1729. Makers mark for Thomas Farren.
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An early antique silver muffineer of baluster form on a cast foot. Britannia standard silver*. This lovely castor is of heavy q...

Antique Chinese Silver Cigar Case

8993. Antique Chinese Silver Cigar Case

Circa 1900

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An unusual antique silver case for three cigars beautifully decorated with an embossed dragon in deep relief. Weight 114 grams, 3.6 troy ounces. Length 13 cms. Width 6.5 cms. Marked on the inside clip with Chinese silver stamps. Circa 1900.
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An unusual antique silver case for three cigars beautifully decorated with an embossed dragon in deep relief. Weight 114 grams,...

Silver and Ivory Cutlery

8992. Silver and Ivory Cutlery

1904

GOLDSMITHS AND SILVERSMITHS COMPANY

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A very pretty boxed set of sterling silver knives and forks having stained green ivory handles with silver inlay and ferules. Dainty size and probably used originally for fruit or dessert. 6 forks length 15 cms, 6 knives length 17.4 cms. London 1904. Maker Goldsmith & Silversmith Co Ltd (handles by Harrison Brothers of Sheffield).
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A very pretty boxed set of sterling silver knives and forks having stained green ivory handles with silver inlay and ferules. D...

George III Silver and Horn Beaker

8982. George III Silver and Horn Beaker

Circa 1780

JOSEPH PREEDY

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An antique horn drinking cup with a solid sterling silver mount. Hand engraved monogram to the front. Good antique colour. Contains 190 ml. Height 9.3 cms. Diameter 7 cms (top), 4.7 cms (base). Makers mark only – probably for Joseph Pready. Circa 1780.
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An antique horn drinking cup with a solid sterling silver mount. Hand engraved monogram to the front. Good antique colour. Con...

Antique Silver Dish

8968. Antique Silver Dish

1880

THOMAS SMILY

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A very charming antique silver bowl of shallow oval form with 2 handles. A copy of the popular 17th century wine taster. The centre panel is embossed with a cherub scene. Weight 267 grams, 8.5 troy ounces. Bowl measures 20x15.5 cms, height 3/5.5 cms. Spread across handles 22.5 cms. London 1880. Maker Thomas Smily.
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A very charming antique silver bowl of shallow oval form with 2 handles. A copy of the popular 17th century wine taster. The ce...

Antique Silver Chamberstick

8962 . Antique Silver Chamberstick

1832

CRESWICK & CO., SHEFFIELD

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A good antique sterling silver chamber stick with matching candle snuffer and candle nozzle. Good plain style. The chamberstick base is engraved with a crest and motto “Apertum Me Legas” – “Open Then Read”. The snuffer has the matching crest. Total weight 309 grams, 9.9 troy ounces. Height 10.5 cms (to top of snuffer). Diameter of base 14.5 cms. Marked on all 3 pieces for Sheffield 1832. Maker Creswick & Co.
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A good antique sterling silver chamber stick with matching candle snuffer and candle nozzle. Good plain style. The chamberstick...

Antique Silver Dog Pepper

8957. Antique Silver Dog Pepper

Circa 1930

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An attractive antique sterling silver condiment modelled as a dog with a curly tail. Detachable top. Good quality model in heavy cast silver. Weight 47 grams, 1.5 troy ounces. Height 5 cms. Marked underneath “sterling” with makers mark “D & H”. Possibly American. Circa 1930.
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An attractive antique sterling silver condiment modelled as a dog with a curly tail. Detachable top. Good quality model in heav...

Antique Silver Taperstick

8956. Antique Silver Taperstick

Circa 1900

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An unusual antique continental silver taperstick with detachable sconce. Weight 36 grams, 1.1 troy ounces. Height 10 cms. Diameter of bases 5 cms. Continental silver marks. Circa 1900.
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An unusual antique continental silver taperstick with detachable sconce. Weight 36 grams, 1.1 troy ounces. Height 10 cms. Diame...

George III Silver Taper Stick

8954. George III Silver Taper Stick

1763

EBENEZER COKER

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A rare antique cast sterling silver taperstick with shell base and detachable sconce. This little stick is lovely - superb condition and very pretty detail with a rope twist ornament to the top and column. There is a crest of cross arrows engraved to the top. Weight 181 grams, 5.8 troy ounces. Height 14 cms. Diameter of base 9 cms. London 1763. Maker Ebenezer Coker.
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A rare antique cast sterling silver taperstick with shell base and detachable sconce. This little stick is lovely - superb cond...

Antique German Goblet

8953. Antique German Goblet

Circa 1630

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Of Jewish interest. A charming early antique Nurnberg chalice of circular form with ovoid embossed decoration and original gilt finish (worn). Contains 180 ml. Weight 135 grams, 4.3 troy ounces. Height 14 cms. Diameter 7.2 cms (top), 6.5 cms (foot). Stamped with German silver marks for Nurnberg. Maker Michel Mader. Circa 1630.
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Of Jewish interest. A charming early antique Nurnberg chalice of circular form with ovoid embossed decoration and original gilt...

George II Silver Lidded Tankard

8947. George II Silver Lidded Tankard

1758

BENJAMIN CARTWRIGHT I

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A good quality antique sterling silver tankard with domed lid and straight tapering form with coopered rings to the body. Uninscribed. Large size. Shows traces of the orginal hand hammered finish. Contains 1000 ml. Weight 891 grams, Height 19.2 cms (to top of thumbpiece). Spread 17cms. Diameter of top 11.5 cms, base 13 cms. English silver hallmarks for London 1758. Maker Benjamin Cartwright.
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A good quality antique sterling silver tankard with domed lid and straight tapering form with coopered rings to the body. Unins...

George II Silver Mug

8942 . George II Silver Mug

1758

WILLIAM LONDON

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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of curved baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Engraved with the original owners initials at the top of the handle. Contains 450 ml. Weight 354 grams, 11.3 troy ounces. Height 11.8 cms. Diameter 7.8 cms (top). London 1758. Maker William London.
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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of curved baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Engraved wit...

George III Silver Goblet

8941. George III Silver Goblet

1786

LANCELOT FLEMING FORRESTER

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An elegant antique sterling silver drinking chalice with a tapering bowl on a spreading base. Classic plain style and borders. Excellent quality and weight. Original bright gilt interior. Contains 400 ml. Weight 253 grams, 8.1 troy ounces. Height 11.8 cms. Diameter 8 cms. London 1786. Maker Fleming Forester.
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An elegant antique sterling silver drinking chalice with a tapering bowl on a spreading base. Classic plain style and borders. ...

Antique Silver Cutlery for 8

8935. Antique Silver Cutlery for 8

1837 to 1874

GEORGE ADAMS

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A full set of sterling silver cutlery for 8 people in the popular Fiddle pattern. Good plain style. Total 40 pieces. Weight 2009 grams, 64.5 troy ounces. All pieces matching and by the well regarded flatware maker George Adams. Different dates London 1837-74.
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A full set of sterling silver cutlery for 8 people in the popular Fiddle pattern. Good plain style. Total 40 pieces. Weight 200...

Antique Silver Plate and Mother of Pearl Cutlery for 12

8934. Antique Silver Plate and Mother of Pearl Cutlery for 12

Circa 1905

HAMMOND, CREAKE & CO (SAINT ARNAUD CREAKE)

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A very pretty set of 12 knives and 12 forks with decorative engraved blades, long ornate ferules and real mother of pearl handles. In the original wood box with blue velvet lining. Dessert cutlery. Knife 19.3 cms. Fork 16 cms. Silver plated. Circa 1905. Maker S, Hammond, Creake & Co, Sheffield.
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A very pretty set of 12 knives and 12 forks with decorative engraved blades, long ornate ferules and real mother of pearl handl...

Antique Silver Plate and Mother of Pearl Cutlery for 12

8933. Antique Silver Plate and Mother of Pearl Cutlery for 12

1906

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An unusual set of 12 knives and 12 forks with decorative engraved blades, sterling silver ferules and pistol handles made of real mother of pearl. In the original wood box with blue velvet lining. Dessert cutlery. Knife 18.8 cms. Fork 15 cms. Silver ferules Sheffield 1906. Maker Frederick C Asbury & Co.
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An unusual set of 12 knives and 12 forks with decorative engraved blades, sterling silver ferules and pistol handles made of r...

Georgian Silver Pap Boat

8932 . Georgian Silver Pap Boat

1809

WILLIAM KING

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A charming little antique silver jug with an embossed rim to the top. The decorative raised section at one end has the figure of a pig’s head. Weight 71 grams, 2.2 troy ounces. Height 4 cms. Top measures 14 cms x 7.5 cms. London 1809. Maker William King.
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A charming little antique silver jug with an embossed rim to the top. The decorative raised section at one end has the figure o...

Antique Silver Plated Candelabras

8931. Antique Silver Plated Candelabras

Circa 1900

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A substantial pair of antique 5 light candelabras in the classical Adam style. With tall reeded tapering columns on oval bases. The tops convert from 5 lights to 3 lights and the bases can be used separately as candlesticks. With detachable candle snuffers. Made in Sheffield, UK. Circa 1790. Silver plate. Unmarked.
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A substantial pair of antique 5 light candelabras in the classical Adam style. With tall reeded tapering columns on oval bases....

George III Silver Egg Spoons

8930. George III Silver Egg Spoons

1842

WILLIAM EATON, LONDON

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A rare pair of antique sterling silver spoons in the fiddle, thread and shell pattern. The unusual shaped bowls are made specifically for eggs. Each has a hand engraved crest. Weight 50 grams, 1.6 troy ounces. London 1842. Maker William Eaton.
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A rare pair of antique sterling silver spoons in the fiddle, thread and shell pattern. The unusual shaped bowls are made specif...

George III Silver Goblet

8920. George III Silver Goblet

1810

ELIZABETH MORLEY

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An elegant antique sterling silver drinking chalice with a tapering bowl on a spreading base. Classic plain style and bead borders. Excellent quality and weight. Original bright gilt interior. Hand engraved to the front is the crest of a bird. Contains 340 ml. Weight 267 grams, 8.5 troy ounces. Height 16 cms. Diameter 9 cms. London 1810. Maker Elizabeth Morley.
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An elegant antique sterling silver drinking chalice with a tapering bowl on a spreading base. Classic plain style and bead bord...

George III Silver Mug

8919. George III Silver Mug

1774

WILLIAM TURTON

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A good quality antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with acanthus leaf scroll handle. Classic plain style. Uninscribed Contains 450 ml. Weight 339 grams, 10.9 troy ounces. Height 13 cms. Spread 12.5 cms. Diameter 8 cms (top), 8.5 cms (base). London 1774. Maker probably William Turton.
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A good quality antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with acanthus leaf scroll handle. Classic plain style. Uninscribed ...

Antique Irish Silver Basting Spoons

8915. Antique Irish Silver Basting Spoons

1788

JOHN SHIELDS

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An elegant pair of antique sterling silver spoons. Long length. Plain style with a hand engraved crest to the handle. Weight 205 grams, 6.5 troy ounces. Length 30.5 cms. Bowl 8.5x5.3 cms. Dublin 1788. Maker John Sheils.
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An elegant pair of antique sterling silver spoons. Long length. Plain style with a hand engraved crest to the handle. Weight 20...

Antique Set of 12 Silver and Mother of Pearl Cutlery Set

8914. Antique Set of 12 Silver and Mother of Pearl Cutlery Set

1873 to 1891

MARTIN HALL

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An antique set of sterling silver and real mother of pearl cutlery set having decorative engraved blades with bead and reed ferules. The cutlery has pretty carved handles with spiral bead and reed decoration. 12 knives and 12 forks in the original solid wood box. Dessert cutlery. Length of knife 20.5 cms, fork 17 cms. Made in Sheffield. Assorted dates 1873-1891. Maker Martin & Hall.
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An antique set of sterling silver and real mother of pearl cutlery set having decorative engraved blades with bead and reed fer...

Antique Set of 12 Silver and Mother of Pearl Cutlery Set

8910. Antique Set of 12 Silver and Mother of Pearl Cutlery Set

1899

ALLEN DARWIN

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An antique set of sterling silver and real mother of pearl cutlery set with plain blades and decorative ferules. 12 knives and 12 forks in the original solid wood box. Dessert cutlery. Length of knife 18.5 cms, fork 15 cms. Sheffield 1899. Maker Allen & Darwin.
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An antique set of sterling silver and real mother of pearl cutlery set with plain blades and decorative ferules. 12 knives and ...

George III Silver Mug

8907. George III Silver Mug

1772

FRANCIS CRUMP

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A good antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a cast scroll and acanthus leaf handle. Classic plain style. To the front there is a hand engraved monogram of entwined initials in old fashioned script. Contains 450 ml. Weight 331 grams, 10.6 troy ounces. Height 12.5 cms. Spread 12 cms. Diameter 8 cms (top), 8.5 cms (base). London 1772. Maker Francis Crump.
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A good antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a cast scroll and acanthus leaf handle. Classic plain style. To the fr...

George III Silver Dessert Forks

8906. George III Silver Dessert Forks

1807

ELEY AND FERN

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A set of 12 antique sterling silver forks in the popular fiddle, thread and shell pattern. Each has hand engraved initials to the front of the handle. Weight 662 grams, 21.2 troy ounces. Length 16.5 cms. London 1807. Maker Eley & Fern.
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A set of 12 antique sterling silver forks in the popular fiddle, thread and shell pattern. Each has hand engraved initials to t...

Antique Silver Cigar Box

8905. Antique Silver Cigar Box

1921

GOLDSMITHS AND SILVERSMITHS COMPANY

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A good quality vintage sterling silver box with plain elegant styling and original wooden lining. The domed solid top retains its original gilt interior. With an engraved crest and motto to the top. Length 20 cms. Height 7 cms. Width 14 cms. London 1921. Maker Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Ltd.
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A good quality vintage sterling silver box with plain elegant styling and original wooden lining. The domed solid top retains i...

Victorian Silver Plated Spoonwarmer

8904. Victorian Silver Plated Spoonwarmer

Circa 1879

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An antique spoon warmer in the former of a nautilus shell on a raised base. Plain design with a quality hinged lid. Height 13.5 cms. Length 15.5 cms. Width 9 cms. Silver plated. Circa 1870. Unmarked. Silver plated on Britannia metal. Made in Sheffield, UK.
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An antique spoon warmer in the former of a nautilus shell on a raised base. Plain design with a quality hinged lid. Height 13.5...

Charles II Silver Tazzas

8895. Charles II Silver Tazzas

Circa 1680

RALPH LEAKE (OR LEEKE)

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A fine pair of early English sterling silver footed salvers with a thick reeded border. Hand engraved to the centre of each is an armorial engraved within plumage feathers (the marital arms of Banks and Dethick*). You can still see the hand hammered finish on the feet. Total weight 758 grams, 24.3 troy ounces. Diameter 23.5 cms. Height 6 cms. Makers mark only stamped to the top of each for Ralph Leake (Jacksons page 137). Circa 1680.
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A fine pair of early English sterling silver footed salvers with a thick reeded border. Hand engraved to the centre of each is ...

Antique Silver Goblet

8893. Antique Silver Goblet

1870

ROBERT HARPER

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A very pretty antique sterling silver chalice with a decorative engraved foliate cartouche to the front and back. Gilt interior. Contains 300 ml. Weight 174 grams, 5.5 troy ounces. Height 18 cms. Diameter of top 8 cms. London circa 1870. Maker Robert Harper.
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A very pretty antique sterling silver chalice with a decorative engraved foliate cartouche to the front and back. Gilt interior...

Antique Silver Salver

8889. Antique Silver Salver

1912

GOLDSMITHS AND SILVERSMITHS COMPANY

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An attractive sterling silver tray of circular form with shaped gadroon border and standing on three claw feet. To the centre there is a hand engraved crest of a bird. Weight 889 grams, 28.5 troy ounces. Diameter 31 cms. Height 3.5 cms. London 1912. Maker Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company Ltd.
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An attractive sterling silver tray of circular form with shaped gadroon border and standing on three claw feet. To the centre t...

Antique German Silver Box

8882. Antique German Silver Box

1895

B NERESHEIMER & SOHNES (1893), LATER LUDWIG NERESHEIMER & CO

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A sterling silver box decorated with deep embossed birds, large flowers and seed heads. In the early English Charles II style. Weight 287 grams, 9.2 troy ounces. Length 17 cms. Width 11.5 cms. Height 4.5cms. Marked on the edge of the lid and underneath with the typical pseudo marks for Neresheimer, Germany. Also marked with Sheffield import marks for 1895. High grade silver (930).
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A sterling silver box decorated with deep embossed birds, large flowers and seed heads. In the early English Charles II style. ...

Antique Silver Table Canteen

8879. Antique Silver Table Canteen

1910

WILLIAM HUTTON, SHEFFIELD & BIRMINGHAM

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A comprehensive set of sterling silver cutlery for 12 people set in an excellent quality solid mahogany box raised on the original detachable stand. Total 109 pieces. The 3 pull out drawers contain a full 12 person service and many extra pieces including condiment cutlery and serving flatware. With the original sterling silver handled knives. Weight of silver 5438 grams, 174.8 troy ounces. All same date and maker. London 1910*. Made by William Hutton and Sons.
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A comprehensive set of sterling silver cutlery for 12 people set in an excellent quality solid mahogany box raised on the origi...

Antique Silver Plated Wine Coaster

8878. Antique Silver Plated Wine Coaster

Circa 1900

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A decorative silver plated wine bottle holder. Large size – will hold up to 4 bottles. Pretty pierced design with a cast border decorated with grapes and vine leaves. Diameter 26 cms (outside), 20 cms (inside). Height 12 cms. Unmarked. Circa 1900. Made in Sheffield, UK.
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A decorative silver plated wine bottle holder. Large size – will hold up to 4 bottles. Pretty pierced design with a cast bord...

Antique William III Silver Porringer

8876. Antique William III Silver Porringer

1689

JOHN SPACKMAN I

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A rare early English sterling silver porringer with decorative shaped handles. Good size. The quality and colour is excellent. The plain body has an embossed band of acanthus leaf and fish scale decoration. To the front is a hand engraved coat of arms within a decorative plumage cartouche. Weight 521 grams, 16.75 troy ounces. Height 10.7 cms. Spread across handles 21 cms. Diameter 14 cms. London 1689. Maker John Spackman.
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A rare early English sterling silver porringer with decorative shaped handles. Good size. The quality and colour is excellent. ...

Georgian Silver Wine Ewer by John Scofield

8875. Georgian Silver Wine Ewer by John Scofield

1788

JOHN SCOFIELD

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A fine antique sterling silver wine jug in the elegant classical style typical of this well regarded maker. Excellent quality and weight. With a tall shapely form on a pedestal foot and curved wooden handle with discreetly decorated end mounts. The body is half fluted below a central reeded band. To the front there is a hand engraved coat of arms with the motto below “Vis Unita Fortior” – “United Strength is Stronger”. On the lid there is a hand engraved crest. Contains 1300 ml. Weight 1036 grams, 33.3 troy ounces. Height 33 cms (top of handle). Spread 16.2 cms. London 1788. Maker John Scofield.
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A fine antique sterling silver wine jug in the elegant classical style typical of this well regarded maker. Excellent quality a...

George III Silver Sauceboat

8874. George III Silver Sauceboat

Circa 1767

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A handsome antique sterling silver sauceboat with classic plain style typical of the period. Very good weight and large size. With a broad band of gadroon edging, shaped handle and sitting on chunky shell feet. To the front there is a hand engraved crest. Weight 474 grams, 15.2 troy ounces. Spread 22 cms. Height 14 cms (to top of handle). London circa 1767/68. Makers mark indistinct. Makes a good matched pair with #8873.
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A handsome antique sterling silver sauceboat with classic plain style typical of the period. Very good weight and large size. W...

Antique Silver Plate and Mother of Pearl Cutlery for 12

8872. Antique Silver Plate and Mother of Pearl Cutlery for 12

Circa 1900

JOHN SHERWOOD & SONS

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A very pretty set of 12 knives and 12 forks with decorative engraved blades, long ornate ferules and real mother of pearl handles. In the original wood box with green velvet lining and a key. Dessert cutlery. Knife 20.5 cms. Fork 16.7 cms. Silver plated. Circa 1900. Maker John Sherwood & Sons, Birmingham.
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A very pretty set of 12 knives and 12 forks with decorative engraved blades, long ornate ferules and real mother of pearl handl...

Antique French Silver Wine Taster

8870. Antique French Silver Wine Taster

Circa 1750

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French provincial silver. A rare antique silver wine taster of simple plain form with a serpent handle. Excellent quality and heavy gauge silver. Hand engraved on the side with the name “P. Gilbert”. Weight 124 grams, 3.9 troy ounces. Height 3.5 cms (4.1 cms to top of handle). Diameter 9.2 cms. Spread 12.1 cms. Stamped on the base with triple stamped French silver mark for the maker in Clermont Ferrand. Circa 1750.
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French provincial silver. A rare antique silver wine taster of simple plain form with a serpent handle. Excellent quality and h...

George III Silver Beakers

8868. George III Silver Beakers

1791

PETER & ANN BATEMAN, LONDON

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A charming pair of antique sterling silver drinking cups of straight tapering form with flared tops. With attractive planished bodies, each has a fancy cartouche containing a crest. Original gilt interiors. Total weight 193 grams, 6.2 troy ounces. Each contains 100 ml. Height 8 cms. Diameter 6.5 cms. London 1791. Maker Peter & Ann Bateman.
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A charming pair of antique sterling silver drinking cups of straight tapering form with flared tops. With attractive planished ...

Antique George II Silver Jug

8867. Antique George II Silver Jug

1728

GEORGE GREENHILL JONES

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As attractive little antique sterling silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Good plain style and nice weight. Weight 93 grams, 3 troy ounces. Height 8.3 cms. Spread 7.8. diameter of top 7.5 London 1728. Maker George Greenhill Jones.
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As attractive little antique sterling silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Good plain style and nic...

Antique Irish Silver Tumbler Cup

8865. Antique Irish Silver Tumbler Cup

1750

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A good quality sterling silver cup of simple plain design. Uninscribed. The round and weighted base allows the cup to stay upright when knocked from side to side. Good gauge silver retaining a slightly hammered finish. Contains 170 ml. Weight 126 grams, 4 troy ounces. Height 6.2 cms. Diameter 7.2 cms. Dublin 1750. Maker Alexander Richards.
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A good quality sterling silver cup of simple plain design. Uninscribed. The round and weighted base allows the cup to stay upri...

George III Silver Mug

8863. George III Silver Mug

1762

SAMUEL WHITFORD I

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An excellent antique sterling silver mug of shapely baluster form having a scroll handle with acanthus leaf decoration. Good size. Classic plain style. Hand engraved to the front with a crest over inials in old fashioned gothic script. Contains 450 ml. Weight 332 grams, 10.6 troy ounces. Height 12,3 cms. Spread 12 cms. Diameter 8.2 cms (top). London 1762. Maker probably Samuel Whitford I.
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An excellent antique sterling silver mug of shapely baluster form having a scroll handle with acanthus leaf decoration. Good s...

Antique George I Silver Miniature Kettle

8861. Antique George I Silver Miniature Kettle

Circa 1725

DAVID CLAYTON

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A charming little antique silver toy tea kettle. This beautiful little pot has a a circular form, a pull off lid and a hinged, raffia covered, carrying handle. The pot looks like an exact copy of a full size original. Weight 36 grams, 1.1 troy ounces. Height 4 cms to top of lid, 6 cms to top of handle. Spread 6.8 cms. Marked underneath for David Clayton, specialist toy maker. Circa 1725.
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A charming little antique silver toy tea kettle. This beautiful little pot has a a circular form, a pull off lid and a hinged, ...

Antique William III Silver Lidded Tankard

8860. Antique William III Silver Lidded Tankard

1700

HUGH ROBERTS (born 1679)

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A rare and very charming early English silver flat lidded tankard. Britannia standard silver*. Lovely plain design and hand beaten silver. Small size (for a lady). The tankard has a simple flat sided form and S scroll handle finishing in a decorative thumb piece. Hand engraved to the front there is a decorative cartouche containing an armorial. The handle has engraved owners initials. Good patina. Contains 550 ml, 1 imperial pint. Weight 512 grams, 16.4 troy ounces. Height 14 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 16 cms. Diameter 10.4 cms (top), 9.7 cms (base). London 1700. Maker Hugh Roberts.
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A rare and very charming early English silver flat lidded tankard. Britannia standard silver*. Lovely plain design and hand bea...

George III Silver Mug

8858. George III Silver Mug

1772

CHARLES WRIGHT, LONDON

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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with scroll handle. Good size. Classic plain style. With the hand engraved phrase to the front in old script “cras fuge querere” - “enjoy the moment”* from the ancient proverb by Horace. Contains 550 ml, 1 imperial pint. Weight 363 grams, 11.6 troy ounces. Height 13.5 cms. Spread 13 cms. Diameter 8.5 cms (top), 9.1 cms (base). London 1772. Maker Charles Wright.
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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with scroll handle. Good size. Classic plain style. With the hand engra...

George III Silver Lidded Tankard

8856. George III Silver Lidded Tankard

1763

WILLIAM CRIPPS, LONDON

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A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid. Balaster design with concentric rim and flared base. Simple curved handle with an ornamental thumbpiece and applied strapwork having the initial "W" hand engraved below. Uninscribed. Contains 850ml. Weight 713 grams, 22.9 troy ounces. Height 19.5 cms to top of thumbpiece. Spread 17 cms. Diameter of top 10 cms, base 11.25 cms. London 1763. Maker William Cripps.
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A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid. Balaster design with concentric rim and flared base. Simple curve...

Antique Irish Silver Teapot

8855. Antique Irish Silver Teapot

1878

WEST & SON

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A very pretty antique sterling silver teapot with deep embossed decoration and cast lions mask feet. Small size. Good style. There is a hand engraved crest to the front and reverse sides, probably regimental, of a sphynx over "EGYPT" and topped by an insignia. Contains 700 ml. Weight 419 grams, 13.4 troy ounces. Height 12.5 cms. Spread 19 cms. Dublin 1878. Maker West & Son.
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A very pretty antique sterling silver teapot with deep embossed decoration and cast lions mask feet. Small size. Good style. Th...

Antique George II Silver Dish by Paul de Lamerie

8851. Antique George II Silver Dish by Paul de Lamerie

1730

PAUL DE LAMERIE

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A superb quality silver bowl or alms dish by the sought after Huguenot silversmith Paul de Lamerie. Heavy gauge metal and a plain solid foot. The reeded rim has applied shell and scroll ornaments and to the underside there are applied acanthus leaves. The top has a fine quality border of hand engraved motifs with trellis hatching together with a matching inner circle. This work is very typical of Hugeunot silver work Weight 722 grams, 23.2 troy ounces. Height 4 cms. Length 27.5 cms. Width 24 cms. London 1730. Maker Paul de Lamerie.
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A superb quality silver bowl or alms dish by the sought after Huguenot silversmith Paul de Lamerie. Heavy gauge metal and a pla...

Charles II Silver Lidded Tankard

8850. Charles II Silver Lidded Tankard

1668

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A good early English silver flat top lidded tankard in sterling silver with a scroll handle having a decorative thumb piece. Good patina. Large size. Lovely plain design and hand beaten silver. Uninscribed. Hand engraved at the top of the handle with owner’s initials; above the initials is the date “1777” in prick dots. Contains 1350 ml. Weight 905 grams, 29 troy ounces. Height 18.5 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 21 cms. Diameter 14 (top), 13.7 cms (base). Fully marked on lid and base, makers mark on the handle. London 1668. Makers mark AL*.
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A good early English silver flat top lidded tankard in sterling silver with a scroll handle having a decorative thumb piece. Go...

George III Silver Wine Funnel

8844. George III Silver Wine Funnel

1809

SAMUEL WHITFORD II

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A classic style antique sterling silver wine strainer, or pprt straiber, with detachable strainer. A rare feature is the additional detachable ring which was used for holding the muslin securely. Handsome plain design with reed and gadroon borders. There is a hand engraved crest of a standing bear. Weight 162 grams, 5.2 troy ounces. Height 14.5 cms. Diameter 7.5 cms. London 1809. Maker Samuel Whitford.
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A classic style antique sterling silver wine strainer, or pprt straiber, with detachable strainer. A rare feature is the additi...

George III Silver Bowls

8842. George III Silver Bowls

1819

PHILIP RUNDELL

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A fine and substantial pair of antique sterling silver serving dishes, large size, and suitable for use as jardinieres. Classical Georgian plain design with rectangular shape and half ribbed body. The applied lions mask mounts and paw feet are of excellent quality. Each has, to the front and back, a large hand engraved armorial supported by a lion and griffin. The motto “Sic Donec” means “So Until”. Total weight 2249 grams, 72.3 troy ounces. Top rim measures 25.5 x 20.5 cms. Height 9 cms. London 1819. Maker Philip Rundell, the prestigious Georgian silversmith and partner of Paul Storr.
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A fine and substantial pair of antique sterling silver serving dishes, large size, and suitable for use as jardinieres. Classic...

Antique William III Silver Mug

8838. Antique William III Silver Mug

1700

WILLIAM FAWDERY

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A fine early antique silver tankard of cylindrical form with coopered bands and a shaped handle. *Britannia standard silver. Excellent plain styling and a hand engraved plumage armorial to the front. Good colour. Contains 550 ml, 1 imperial pint. Weight 351 grams, 11.2 troy ounces. Height 11.3 cms. Spread 3.2 cms. Diameter 8.2 cms (top), 9.4 cms (base). London 1700. Maker William Fawdery.
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A fine early antique silver tankard of cylindrical form with coopered bands and a shaped handle. *Britannia standard silver. Ex...

Antique Victorian Propelling Pencil

8833. Antique Victorian Propelling Pencil

1892

FRANCIS WEBB

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An antique sterling silver propelling pencil which would have originally hung on a lady’s chatelaine or gentleman’s watch chain. Hexagonal shaped body with hand engraved decoration around the outside. At the top there is an inset garnet gemstone cap seal. The central sliding band extends & retracts the internal pencil mechanism. Fully hallmarked on the side of the body. Birmingham 1892. Maker Francis Webb.
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An antique sterling silver propelling pencil which would have originally hung on a lady’s chatelaine or gentleman’s watch c...

George III Silver Lidded Tankard

8832. George III Silver Lidded Tankard

1761

SAMUEL WHITFORD I

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A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid. Plain straight sided design with coopered banding and flared base. Large size. It still has the original hammered finish. Acanthus decorated thumbpiece. There is a large contemporary monogram to the front in old fashioned cursive script. Contains 1150 ml. Weight 1043 grams, 18.3 troy ounces. Height 20.5 cms. Spread 18 cms. Diameter of top 12.1 cms, base 13.5 cms. London 1761. Maker Samuel Whitford I.
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A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid. Plain straight sided design with coopered banding and flared base...

Antique Silver Wine Label

8827. Antique Silver Wine Label

1805

REBECCA EMES & EDWARD BARNARD I

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A excellent quality antique sterling silver claret label of curved rectangular form and pierced for Claret. The decoration is particularly attractive having grape and vine leaf embellishment raised on two parallel borders of ribbon and reed. Good heavy weight 22 grams. Measures 6 x 4 cms. London 1805. Maker Rebecca Emes and Edward Barnard.
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A excellent quality antique sterling silver claret label of curved rectangular form and pierced for Claret. The decoration is p...

George II Silver Mug

8825. George II Silver Mug

1749

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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Good gauge silver. To the front there is hand engraved monogram in old fashioned script. Contains 290 ml, half pint. Weight 200 grams, 6.4 troy ounces. Height 10.2 cms. London 1749. Maker George Comper.
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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Good gauge silver. ...

Antique Silver Baby Rattle

8821. Antique Silver Baby Rattle

1810

ELIZABETH MORLEY

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A delightful antique sterling silver child’s rattle complete with a whistle and real pink coral teether. Lovely bright gilt finish. There are 10 silver bells attached. The engraved decoration is very pretty. Weight 62 grams, 2 troy ounces. Length 14 cms. London 1810. Maker Elizabeth Morley.
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A delightful antique sterling silver child’s rattle complete with a whistle and real pink coral teether. Lovely bright gilt f...

Antique Gold Mounted Desk Seal

8820. Antique Gold Mounted Desk Seal

Circa 1840

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An antique seal with green serpentine handle and solid gold mount. The carved intaglio has a dragon crest over a monogram and the motto “Nunc Aut Nunguam”. Length 7.3 cms. Unmarked gold (15 or 18 carat). French. Circa 1840.
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An antique seal with green serpentine handle and solid gold mount. The carved intaglio has a dragon crest over a monogram and t...

Antique Silver and Enamel Vinaigrette

8819. Antique Silver and Enamel Vinaigrette

Circa 1880

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A charming little antique silver gilt egg vinaigrette. The red and white enamel decoration has a delightful scene of a young girl with her dog. Inside, the small circular pierced grill is removable. Weight 8 grams. Length 2.2 cms. Diameter 1.6 cms. Continental probably Viennese. Maker SG. Circa 1880.
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A charming little antique silver gilt egg vinaigrette. The red and white enamel decoration has a delightful scene of a young gi...

Antique Silver Baby Teether

8817. Antique Silver Baby Teether

Circa 1840

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Ideal baby gift. A good quality antique sterling silver child’s rattle with gilt finish and a real pink coral teether. The embossed decoration is very pretty with flowers and foliage. Weight 23 grams. Length 13 cms. Unmarked silver. English. Circa 1840.
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Ideal baby gift. A good quality antique sterling silver child’s rattle with gilt finish and a real pink coral teether. The em...

Antique Silver Caddy Spoon

8811. Antique Silver Caddy Spoon

1888

GEORGE UNITE

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A delightful little Victorian sterling silver caddy spoon having a shell shaped bowl and ring handle. With a very pretty embossed flower design to the bowl. Weight 11 grams. Length 7 cms. Width 4.3 cms. Birmingham 1888. Maker George Unite.
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A delightful little Victorian sterling silver caddy spoon having a shell shaped bowl and ring handle. With a very pretty emboss...

Georgian Wine Cooler in Old Sheffield Plate

8810. Georgian Wine Cooler in Old Sheffield Plate

Circa 1820

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A large antique wine bucket with detachable top and classical border. Attractive plain design with barrel shape and half ribbed decoration. The quirky lions mask side handles are very appealing. There is a crest hand engraved to the front. Height 23 cms. Diameter 20 cms (outside), 13 cms (inside). Circa 1820. Old Sheffield Plate*.
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A large antique wine bucket with detachable top and classical border. Attractive plain design with barrel shape and half ribbed...

Antique Georgian Silver Snuff Box

8805. Antique Georgian Silver Snuff Box

1809

MATTHEW LINWOOD OF BIRMINGHAM

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Of sporting interest – hare coursing. A charming antique sterling silver box with a hinged lid. Plain design with a hand engraved sporting scene on the lid and a geometric design on the base. Original gilt interior. Weight 66 grams, 2.1 troy ounces. Height 1.5 cms. Top measures 7.2 x 4.2 cms. Birmingham 1809. Maker Matthew Linwood.
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Of sporting interest – hare coursing. A charming antique sterling silver box with a hinged lid. Plain design with a hand engr...

Antique Silver Duck Pin Cushion

8804. Antique Silver Duck Pin Cushion

1905

SAMPSON MORDAN & CO

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An antique sterling silver pin cushion in the form of a duck. Good size and excellent detail. Original pin cushion (tatty). Height 4.2 cms. Length 8 cms. Width 3 cms. Marked underneath for Chester 1905. Maker Sampson & Mordan.
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An antique sterling silver pin cushion in the form of a duck. Good size and excellent detail. Original pin cushion (tatty). Hei...

Antique George III Silver Spoons

8800. Antique George III Silver Spoons

1770

THOMAS EVANS AND GEORGE SMITH III

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A set of 7 antique sterling silver spoons in the popular Hanoverian rat-tail pattern. Lovely plain style. Each with a hand engraved monogram to the reverse. Weight 288 grams, 9.2 troy ounces. London 1770. Length 16 cms. Maker Thomas Evans and George Smith.
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A set of 7 antique sterling silver spoons in the popular Hanoverian rat-tail pattern. Lovely plain style. Each with a hand engr...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Table Spoons

8799. Antique Queen Anne Silver Table Spoons

1712

LAWRENCE JONES

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A pair of early English silver spoons in the popular Hanoverian rat-tail pattern. Lovely plain style. Britannia standard silver*. Each with a hand engraved monogram to the reverse. Weight 107 grams, 3.4 troy ounces. London 1712. Length 19.7 cms. Maker Lawrence Jones.
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A pair of early English silver spoons in the popular Hanoverian rat-tail pattern. Lovely plain style. Britannia standard silver...

Victorian Folding Biscuit Box

8797. Victorian Folding Biscuit Box

1877

FENTON BROTHERS OF SHEFFIELD

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This decorative antique silver plated biscuit box opens to reveal a stunning interior. Attractive shell shape with a rustic bark design frame. The pierced grills keep the biscuits in place and can be lifted to access the contents. Silver plated with gold plated lining. Height 23.5 cms. Width 19.5 cms. Underneath there is a Victorian lozenge registration mark for 1877. Maker Fenton Brothers of Sheffield.
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This decorative antique silver plated biscuit box opens to reveal a stunning interior. Attractive shell shape with a rustic bar...

George II Silver Mug

8796. George II Silver Mug

1745

RICHARD GURNEY AND THOMAS COOKE

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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Good gauge silver. Owners initials “S over TS” engraved at the top of the handle. Contains 295 ml, half pint. Weight 240 grams, 7.7 troy ounces. Height 10 cms. London 1745. Maker Thomas Cook and Richard Gurney.
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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Good gauge silver. ...

Antique Silver Plated Mirror Plateau

8795. Antique Silver Plated Mirror Plateau

Circa 1890

THOMAS LATHAM & ERNEST MORTON

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A handsome antique silver plated mirror stand of long rectangular form with shaped curved ends. Large size. Very smart with a bead edge and a fruit and foliage design border. Complete with the original hardwood back. Length 85 cms. Width 36 cms. Height 5 cms. Circa 1890. With a silver plate mark underneath for Thomas Latham & Ernest Morton of Birmingham.
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A handsome antique silver plated mirror stand of long rectangular form with shaped curved ends. Large size. Very smart with a ...

Georgian Old Sheffield Plate Cheese Dish

8773. Georgian Old Sheffield Plate Cheese Dish

Circa 1820

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The antique cheese toaster is an unusual lidded serving dish with a carrying handle and detachable lid. Inside there is a set of 6 removable little dishes. Good plain style with a simple ring handle. The base has a warming chamber and the water can be filled by sliding a small plate on the side handle. A very versatile and practical item. Top 23x15.5 cms. Spread 35 cms. Height 10/12 cms. Small dishes 7x7 cms, height 1.2 cm. Unmarked. Old Sheffield plate. Marked underneath the handle and 6 small trays with the "bell" mark for Roberts, Smith & Co of Sheffield, UK. Circa 1820.
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The antique cheese toaster is an unusual lidded serving dish with a carrying handle and detachable lid. Inside there is a set o...

Antique Silver 5 Light Candelabras

8770. Antique Silver 5 Light Candelabras

1895 to 1896

WILLIAM HUTTON, SHEFFIELD & BIRMINGHAM

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An imposing pair of antique sterling silver candelabra with 5 lights having removable branches, central candle snuffers and bead borders. Tall height. Lovely classical design with corinthian capitals, reeded columns, and stepped square bases. The top branches can be adjusted for use with 5 lights, 3 lights or removed completely so that the candlesticks can be used on their own. The total unfilled weight of the tops is 4396 grams, 141 troy ounces. The bases are filled. Height 36/68.5 cms. Spread 39 cms. Candlestick base 14,5x14.5 cms. London 1895/6. Maker William Hutton & Sons.
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An imposing pair of antique sterling silver candelabra with 5 lights having removable branches, central candle snuffers and bea...

Antique Silver Coffee Spoons

8769 . Antique Silver Coffee Spoons

1840

WILLIAM EATON, LONDON

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A useful set of 6 antique sterling silver spoons in the Fiddle, Thread and Shell pattern. Excellent antique style. Each has a hand engraved crest. Good weight. Total weight 167 grams, 5.3 troy ounces. Length 13.2 cms. London 1840. Maker William Eaton.
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A useful set of 6 antique sterling silver spoons in the Fiddle, Thread and Shell pattern. Excellent antique style. Each has a h...

Antique George II Silver Jug

8767. Antique George II Silver Jug

1733

WILLIAM JUSTIS

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An excellent little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Good plain style and nice weight. Hand engraved to the front is a bee crest. Weight 81 grams, 2.6 troy ounces. Height 8.5 cms. Spread 7.5. London 1733. Maker William Justis.
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An excellent little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Good plain style and nice we...

Antique Silver and Japanese Kozuka Cutlery

8766. Antique Silver and Japanese Kozuka Cutlery

1898 to 1900

GEORGE EDWARD AND SONS

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A rare and stunning set of antique dessert cutlery made from antique Japanese kosuka handles with English sterling silver blades. 36 pieces, 18 knives and 18 forks, all fitted in a solid wood box with velvet lining. The shibuichi* metal handles are very beautiful; with bronze, copper, silver and gold patination and having raised, inlaid decorative motifs such as figures, fish, dragons etc; some are very interesting such as the man ploughing a field with a horse, fishermen at sea in a boat. Knives – length 21 cms, Sheffield 1900, maker Allen & Darwin. Forks - length 18 cms (1 fork is 17 cms), Sheffield 1898, maker George Edward & Sons. The handles are earlier, most likely circa 1880.
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A rare and stunning set of antique dessert cutlery made from antique Japanese kosuka handles with English sterling silver blade...

Antique George I Silver Taperstick

8763. Antique George I Silver Taperstick

1722

BENJAMIN PYNE (1653-1732)

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A delightful little antique silver taper stick of plain early design with baluster stem and raised hectagonal foot. Cast silver. Weight 112 grams, 3.6 troy ounces. Height 11 cms. Base diameter 6.8 cms. London 1722. Maker Benjamin Pyne.
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A delightful little antique silver taper stick of plain early design with baluster stem and raised hectagonal foot. Cast silver...

George II Silver Lidded Tankard

8762. George II Silver Lidded Tankard

1754

ROBERT ALBIN COX

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A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid and plain baluster design with coopered banding. Attractive strapwork to the top of the handle. Uninscribed. Owners initials hand engraved on the handle. Contains 1050 ml. Weight 871 grams, 28 troy ounces. Height 20 cms. Diameter 12 cms (top and bottom). London 1754. Maker Robert Albin Cox.
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A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid and plain baluster design with coopered banding. Attractive strapw...

George III Silver Wine Funnel

8761. George III Silver Wine Funnel

1798

WALTER BRIND, LONDON

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A good looking antique sterling silver wine strainer with detachable strainer. Handsome plain design with gadroon border and a small central ribbed decoration. Weight 156 grams, 5 troy ounces. Height 16 cms. Diameter 8 cms. London 1798. Maker probably Walter Brind.
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A good looking antique sterling silver wine strainer with detachable strainer. Handsome plain design with gadroon border and a ...

Silver Canteen of Cutlery in a Box

8756. Silver Canteen of Cutlery in a Box

1964

COOPER BROTHERS

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A comprehensive set of sterling silver cutlery for 8 people in an elegant classic design. Total 57 pieces. All in a fitted wooden box; the cutlery is arranged in trays, the knives are in a removable tray in the lid, the main cutlery in the body of the box, and the remainder in a pull out drawer. No crests or initials. Weight excluding knives and carving pieces 3364 grams, 108.1 troy ounces. All matching Sheffield 1964. Maker Cooper Brothers.
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A comprehensive set of sterling silver cutlery for 8 people in an elegant classic design. Total 57 pieces. All in a fitted wood...

George II Silver Mug

8754. George II Silver Mug

1735

RICHARD GOSLING

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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a cast scroll handle. Classic plain style. Uninscribed. Still shows signs or the original hand hammered finish. Hand engraved underneath there is a set of initials. Contains 500 ml. Weight 390 grams, 12.5 troy ounces. Height 11.5 cms. Diameter of top 8 cms. London 1736. Maker Richard Gosling.
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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a cast scroll handle. Classic plain style. Uninscribed. Still show...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Tea Caddy

8751. Antique Queen Anne Silver Tea Caddy

1711

JOHN FARNELL

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A good early English silver caddy of plain hexagonal design. With sliding top and lift off cap which doubles as a tea measure. Britannia standard silver*. Excellent patina and clear marks. To the base there are some hand engraved initials and the scratch weight. Weight 211 grams, 6.7 troy ounces. Height 13.5 cms. Base 8 x 6 cms. London 1711. Maker John Farnell.
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A good early English silver caddy of plain hexagonal design. With sliding top and lift off cap which doubles as a tea measure. ...

Georgian Silver Chamberstick

8749. Georgian Silver Chamberstick

Circa 1830

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A good antique sterling silver chamber stick with matching candle snuffer and candle nozzle. Very pretty shaped borders. Total weight 419 grams, 13.4 troy ounces. Height 10 cms (to top of nozzle). Diameter of base 14.7 cms. Marked on all 3 pieces with makers mark for the London maker Henry Crowder. Circa 1830.
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A good antique sterling silver chamber stick with matching candle snuffer and candle nozzle. Very pretty shaped borders. Total ...

Antique French Silver Beaker

8747. Antique French Silver Beaker

Circa 1800

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A continental silver footed drinking cup with simple tapering form. Lovely plain style. Contains 200 ml. Weight 100 grams, 3.2 troy ounces. Height 9.7 cms. Diameter 7.5 cms. Stamped on the base with French silver marks and makers lozenge mark. Circa 1800.
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A continental silver footed drinking cup with simple tapering form. Lovely plain style. Contains 200 ml. Weight 100 grams, 3.2 ...

Georgian Silver Serving Jug by Paul Storr

8745. Georgian Silver Serving Jug by Paul Storr

1821

PAUL STORR, LONDON (1771-1844)

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A handsome antique sterling silver jug having a plain body and decorative borders. With the typical Georgian styling you’d expect from this prestigious English master silversmith. Suitable for coffee, hot water, cold drinks and beer. Weight 902 grams, 29 troy ounces. Large capacity, contains 1750 ml. Height 24.5 cms. Spread 24.5 cms. London 1821. Maker Paul Storr.
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A handsome antique sterling silver jug having a plain body and decorative borders. With the typical Georgian styling you’d ex...

Antique German Silver Beaker

8744. Antique German Silver Beaker

Circa 1700

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An antique continental silver cup of tapering form with a shaped base and standing on three ball feet. Charming decoration with embossed flower heads and foliate scrolls. Original faded gilt interior and remaining traces of the gilt exterior. Contains 120 ml. Weight 62 grams, 2 troy ounces. Height 9.5 cms. Diameter 6.5 cms. Stamped underneath with the German town mark “N” for Nuremberg (Nurnberg), makers mark “HH” for Heniel Hamon and an assay scrape. Circa 1700.
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An antique continental silver cup of tapering form with a shaped base and standing on three ball feet. Charming decoration with...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Sugar Caster

8743. Antique Queen Anne Silver Sugar Caster

1704

ANDREW RAVEN

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Very rare double walled design. An antique silver muffineer in the traditional lighthouse design so typical of these very early casters. Britannia standard silver*. The cover extends right down to the girdle above the armorial, covering the main body. This lovely castor is of heavy quality and feels good in the hand. To the front there is a hand engraved armorial within a large decorative cartouche. The base is plain styled with fluted borders, the top is simply pierced, the holes are quite large as crushed loaf sugar was still in use at this early date. Unengraved. Weight 391 grams, 12.5 troy ounces. Height 19 cms. Diameter of base 8.5 cms. London 1704. Makers mark for Andrew Raven. Few castors of this type were made. Probably because it was more expensive than other designs as additional silver was required.
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Very rare double walled design. An antique silver muffineer in the traditional lighthouse design so typical of these very early...

Antique George III Silver Goblet

8742. Antique George III Silver Goblet

1798

JOHN ROBINS

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A very elegant antique sterling silver chalice with plain classical style and bands of pretty bright cut engraving and foliate scrolls. The lower body has hand engraved ribbed decoration. To the front there is a decorative initial “B”. Contains 350 ml. Weight 229 grams, 7.3 troy ounces. Height 16.5 cms. Diameter of top 9 cms. London 1798. Makers mark probably John Robins.
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A very elegant antique sterling silver chalice with plain classical style and bands of pretty bright cut engraving and foliate ...

Antique French Silver Beaker

8738. Antique French Silver Beaker

1780 to 1782

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A good quality antique silver beaker of plain tapering style. Engraved initials to one side. Contains 100 ml. Weight 53 grams, 1.7 troy ounces. Height 5.5 cms. Diameter 6.5 cms. Marked underneath with French provincial silver marks and makers mark for St. Menehould. Circa 1780/82.
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A good quality antique silver beaker of plain tapering style. Engraved initials to one side. Contains 100 ml. Weight 53 grams, ...

Queen Anne Silver Chocolate Pot

8737. Queen Anne Silver Chocolate Pot

1703

WILLIAM LUKIN

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A rare early English antique silver chocolate pot with straight tapering sides and domed lid typical of the period. It can also be used for coffee. Britannia standard silver*. Side handle. Large size and good weight. With a plain body the pot has contemporary strapwork mounts and a fluted lid. Particularly nice is the decorative silver mount to the wooden handle and the little hinged flap on the end of the spout. The top has a hinged finial so that the chocolate can be stirred by inserting a swizel stick and the lid is attached to the body with a pin and chain. Contains 900 ml. Weight 735 grams, 23.6 troy ounces. Height 24.5 cms. Base diameter of top 11.1 cms. London 1703. Maker William Lukin.
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A rare early English antique silver chocolate pot with straight tapering sides and domed lid typical of the period. It can also...

Antique Georgian Silver Salts

8736. Antique Georgian Silver Salts

1809

ROBERT METHAM

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An elegant set of four antique sterling silver salt pots of shaped rectangular form with blue glass liners. Lovely classical style with reed banding and standing on small ball feet. Uninscribed. Weight of silver 254 grams, 8.1 3 troy ounces. Height 3.7 cms. Top measures 8 x 5.8 cms. London 1809. Maker Robert Metham.
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An elegant set of four antique sterling silver salt pots of shaped rectangular form with blue glass liners. Lovely classical st...

Silver Canteen of Cutlery in a Box

8735. Silver Canteen of Cutlery in a Box

1975 to 1976

JAMES DIXON & SONS OF SHEFFIELD

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A comprehensive set of sterling silver cutlery for 12 people in the elegant feather edge pattern. Total 129 pieces. All in a fitted wooden box. No crests or initials. Weight excluding knives and carving pieces 5503 grams, 166.9 troy ounces. All matching Sheffield 1975/76. Maker James Dixon & Sons.
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A comprehensive set of sterling silver cutlery for 12 people in the elegant feather edge pattern. Total 129 pieces. All in a fi...

Antique Silver Wine Ewer by Paul Storr

8734. Antique Silver Wine Ewer by Paul Storr

1834

PAUL STORR, LONDON (1771-1844)

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A superb antique sterling silver wine jug with a shaped vase form on spreading pedestal foot. Fantastic quality from top to toe, just as you’d expect from this prestigious English master silversmith. The decoration is superb with cast applied mounts, lid finial and embossed foot, all with a vine leaf and grape decoration. The lower body is leaf wrapped. Contains 1100 ml. Weight 995 grams, 31.9 troy ounces. Height 29.5 cms. Spread 17 cms. London 1834. Maker Paul Storr.
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A superb antique sterling silver wine jug with a shaped vase form on spreading pedestal foot. Fantastic quality from top to toe...

Antique French Silver Tea Caddy Box

8731. Antique French Silver Tea Caddy Box

Circa 1795

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A very smart antique silver caddy box of plain rectagonal form having a hinged lid and original gilt interior. This delightful tea box has a band of hand engraved decoration around the sides and on the lid. Weight 346 grams, 11.1 troy ounces. Height 10.5 cms. Top 6 x 9.5 cms. Marked on top, around the top edge of the body and underneath with French silver marks. Circa 1795. High grade 935 silver.
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A very smart antique silver caddy box of plain rectagonal form having a hinged lid and original gilt interior. This delightful ...

George II Silver Coffee Pot

8730. George II Silver Coffee Pot

1754

WILLIAM SHAW AND WILLIAM PRIEST

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A handsome antique sterling silver coffee pot with plain baluster shape raised on a shallow pedestal foot. Lovely acorn finial. Elegant plain design and graceful shaped spout. To the front there is a hand engraved crest within a decorative oval cartouche. Underneath there are some owner’s initials. Contains 1050 ml. Weight 889 grams, 28.5 troy ounces. Height 26.5 cms. Spread across spout and handle 24.5 cms. London 1754. Maker William Shaw and William Priest.
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A handsome antique sterling silver coffee pot with plain baluster shape raised on a shallow pedestal foot. Lovely acorn finial....

Antique George III Silver Salts

8729. Antique George III Silver Salts

1789

ROBERT AND DAVID HENNELL

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An elegant pair of antique sterling silver salts of oval form with pretty pierced decoration and blue glass liners. Good weight. Lovely classical style with gadroon borders and standing on ball and claw feet. To the front there is a hand engraved crest within an oval cartouche. Weight of silver 205 grams, 6.5 troy ounces. Height 6 cms. Top measures 9 x 6 cms. London 1789. Maker David & Robert Hennell I.
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An elegant pair of antique sterling silver salts of oval form with pretty pierced decoration and blue glass liners. Good weight...

Pair of Large Georgian Silver Beakers

8724. Pair of Large Georgian Silver Beakers

1772

FRANCIS CRUMP

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An excellent pair of antique sterling silver drinking tumblers with lovely plain styling. Large size. Good gauge silver. Bright colour. Total weight 363 grams, 11.6 troy ounces. Height 12.25 cms. Diameter 9.5 cms. London 1772. Maker probably Frances Crump
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An excellent pair of antique sterling silver drinking tumblers with lovely plain styling. Large size. Good gauge silver. Bright...

Georgian Silver Chamberstick

8723. Georgian Silver Chamberstick

1829

FENTEM, DANBY AND WEBSTER

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A good antique sterling silver chamber stick with matching candle snuffer and candle nozzle. Very pretty shaped borders. Total weight 393 grams, 12.6 troy ounces. Height 11 cms. Diameter of base 15 cms. Sheffield 1829. Maker Fentem, Webster & Dandby.
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A good antique sterling silver chamber stick with matching candle snuffer and candle nozzle. Very pretty shaped borders. Total ...

Antique French Silver Claret Jug

8722. Antique French Silver Claret Jug

Circa 1860

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A stunning quality 19th century cut crystal claret jug with decorative silver mount and pedestal foot. Very elegant design. Original gilt inside the lid. The jug has a silver swan finial and a graceful curving swan design handle. There are additional swan themes within the pierced silver body decoration. The crystal glass body has excellent quality deep cut designs and heavy crisscross work. Contains 690 ml. Height 32.5 cms. Spread 13.5 cms. Marked around the top silver mount with French silver stamps. 950 grade. Circa 1860/70.
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A stunning quality 19th century cut crystal claret jug with decorative silver mount and pedestal foot. Very elegant design. Ori...

Antique Silver Candlesticks

8721. Antique Silver Candlesticks

1895

HORACE WOODWARD & CO

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A smart pair of Victorian sterling silver candle holders of octagonal form with detachable nozzles. Lovely plain style. Filled bases. Height 12 cms. Width of base 9.25 cms. London 1895. Maker Horace Woodward & Co.
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A smart pair of Victorian sterling silver candle holders of octagonal form with detachable nozzles. Lovely plain style. Filled ...

Georgian Silver Teapot by Paul Storr

8718. Georgian Silver Teapot by Paul Storr

1822

PAUL STORR, LONDON (1771-1844)

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A handsome antique sterling silver teapot with a low chunky shape and half ribbed fluting. Fantastic quality as you’d expect by this prestigious English master silversmith. To the front there is an engraved crest of a bird with a snake. Weight 777 grams, 24.9 troy ounces. Capacity 1150 ml. Height 12 cms (to top of finial). Spread 27 cms. Top measures 16.5x17.25 cms. London 1822. Maker Paul Storr.
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A handsome antique sterling silver teapot with a low chunky shape and half ribbed fluting. Fantastic quality as you’d expect ...

Antique Silver Bowl

8716. Antique Silver Bowl

1896

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A large Victorian sterling silver bowl with decorative cast feet and magnificent side carrying handles cast in the form of a pair of griffins. The body has an embossed decoration of acanthus leaves, swags and foliate scrolls. Excellent weight and uninscribed. Weight 1556 grams, 50 troy ounces. Height 14.5 cms (18.3 to top of handle). Diameter of top 31 cms. London 1896.
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A large Victorian sterling silver bowl with decorative cast feet and magnificent side carrying handles cast in the form of a pa...

Antique George I and II Silver Forks

8715. Antique George I and II Silver Forks

1713 to 1744

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A rare matched set of six Hanoverian pattern three pronged forks. Lovely early English style. Each with a matching hand engraved crest to the reverse. One spoon is by David Willaume I, George I reign and made from Britannia* standard silver. The others are from George II reign and made from sterling silver 925 grade. Total weight 372 grams, 11.9 troy ounces. Length 18.5–19 cms (some variation). Mixed dates 1713-1744. Mixed makers, some unidentified. Table silver of this date was stamped with “up the handle” silver marks which were punched on the thin central part of the handle and it is not unusual that these stamps are distorted or badly struck and difficult to read.
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A rare matched set of six Hanoverian pattern three pronged forks. Lovely early English style. Each with a matching hand engrave...

Georgian Silver Book Vinaigrette

8714. Georgian Silver Book Vinaigrette

1835

RAWLINGS & SUMMERS, LONDON

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A very attractive antique sterling silver vinaigrette in the form of a book with an opening lid. The interior has the original gilding. The finely pierced grill is decorated with birds, flowers and scrolls. Weight 26 grams, just under 1 troy ounce. Measures 4 x 2.8 cms. Height 0.8 cms. London 1835. Maker Rawlings and Summers.
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A very attractive antique sterling silver vinaigrette in the form of a book with an opening lid. The interior has the original ...

Antique Newcastle Silver Bullet Teapot

8713. Antique Newcastle Silver Bullet Teapot

1732

ISAAC COOKSON

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A good example of early English provincial silver. An antique sterling silver bullet shape teapot. Early teapots were of small capacity because of the rarity of tea. Lovely plain shape with a curved spout and engraved decoration to the upper body. The lid has a concentric circle decoration and inside there are some hand engraved marriage initials. Generally speaking bullet teapots were only made during the George II period. Weight 420 grams, 13.5 troy ounces. Height 12.5 cms. Spread 19 cms. Newcastle 1732*. By the prestigious Newcastle maker Isaac Cookson.
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A good example of early English provincial silver. An antique sterling silver bullet shape teapot. Early teapots were of small ...

Antique German Augsburg Silver Dish

8712. Antique German Augsburg Silver Dish

Circa 1690

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An early antique German silver dish (or possibly wine taster) of plain oval form with a scalloped border. To the centre there is a charming bird scene surrounded by shell border. The cast side handles have a birds head design on top. Original interior gilding . Weight 136 grams, 4.3 troy ounces. Height 2.75 cms. Top of dish measures 17.25 x 13.5 cms. Spread 21.5 cms. Marked on the rim with German silver marks for Augsburg. Makers mark “IK”. Circa 1690.
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An early antique German silver dish (or possibly wine taster) of plain oval form with a scalloped border. To the centre there i...

Antique Indian Silver Teapot

8711. Antique Indian Silver Teapot

Circa 1910

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Of colonial interest. A delightful antique silver teapot with embossed decoration all over of a hunting scene. With an elephant finial and stylised elephant handle and spout. The body has an interesting decoration of a jungle inhabited by elephants, lions and wild cows; to one side there is an elephant, with his mahout, and riding on the howdah* a hunter is taking aim at a group of lions, on the other side the man on horseback is shooting a gun and is accompanied by his hunting dog. Weight 547 grams, 17.5 troy ounces. Height 11 (to top of finial). Spread 23.5 cms. Stamped underneath with Indian silver marks for Bombay. Circa 1900.
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Of colonial interest. A delightful antique silver teapot with embossed decoration all over of a hunting scene. With an elephant...

Set of 4 Georgian Candlesticks in Old Sheffield Plate

8709. Set of 4 Georgian Candlesticks in Old Sheffield Plate

Circa 1780

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A good set of antique silver plated candle holders with tall tapering columns on circular bases. Excellent plain design with simple reed borders. With the original detachable round candle nozzles. Height 28 cms. Base diameter 13.2 cms. Unmarked. Circa 1780. Old Sheffield plate*.
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A good set of antique silver plated candle holders with tall tapering columns on circular bases. Excellent plain design with si...

Antique Silver Teapot

8707. Antique Silver Teapot

1906

FORDHAM & FAULKNER

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An antique sterling silver teapot of circular form standing on a shallow pedestal foot and having a wooden handle and lid finial. The deep embossed decoration of swags, scrolls and flowers is particularly pretty. Contains 1050 ml. Weight 679 grams, 21.8 troy ounces. Sheffield 1906. Maker Fordham & Faulkner.
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An antique sterling silver teapot of circular form standing on a shallow pedestal foot and having a wooden handle and lid finia...

Antique Silver Claret Jug

8706. Antique Silver Claret Jug

1841

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A stylish Victorian period silver claret jug with a clear crystal body etched with a band of swags and Greek key pattern borders. The sterling silver mount has a decorative pierced top, shell pouring lip and finial, and a very smart geometric design handle decorated all over. Contains 820 ml. Height 24 cms. Birmingham 1841. Maker William Gough.
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A stylish Victorian period silver claret jug with a clear crystal body etched with a band of swags and Greek key pattern border...

Antique George II Cast Silver Salver by George Wickes

8704. Antique George II Cast Silver Salver by George Wickes

1750

GEORGE WICKES (c.1698-c.1761)

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A fine antique sterling silver tray raised on cast shaped feet with vine leaf and grape detail. Useful size and heavy weight. The salver has a plain centre and fine quality cast and pierced silver border with face masks, shells and vine leaf ornament. Weight 1597 grams, 51.3 troy ounces. Diameter 38 cms. Height 3 cms. London 1750. Maker George Wickes.
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A fine antique sterling silver tray raised on cast shaped feet with vine leaf and grape detail. Useful size and heavy weight. T...

Pair of Antique George III Silver Tapersticks

8701. Pair of Antique George III Silver Tapersticks

1766

EBENEZER COKER

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A delightful pair of little antique silver taper sticks with stepped bases and shell corners. Cast silver. Each with a hand engraved crest. Total weight 338 grams, 10.8 troy ounces. Height 14.5 cms. Base diameter 7.5 cms. Marked underneath on the centre of each edge with English silver hallmarks for London 1766. Maker Ebenezer Coker, known for his candlesticks.
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A delightful pair of little antique silver taper sticks with stepped bases and shell corners. Cast silver. Each with a hand eng...

Large George II Silver Bowl by Matthew Lofthouse

8700. Large George II Silver Bowl by Matthew Lofthouse

1721

MATTHEW LOFTHOUSE

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A handsome antique sterling silver punch bowl with simple plain styling and raised pedestal foot. Large size. Excellent quality and good gauge silver. Weight 1650 grams, 53 troy ounces. Height 20.5 cms. Diameter 29.3 cms. London 1727. Maker Matthew Lofthouse.
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A handsome antique sterling silver punch bowl with simple plain styling and raised pedestal foot. Large size. Excellent quality...

Pair of Antique Candlesticks in Old Sheffield Plate

8699. Pair of Antique Candlesticks in Old Sheffield Plate

Circa 1840

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An elegant pair of antique candle holders with tall tapering and fluted columns on oval bases. Lovely classic plain design. Height 32 cms. Base 11 x 5.5 cms. English. Old Sheffield Plate. Circa 1840.
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An elegant pair of antique candle holders with tall tapering and fluted columns on oval bases. Lovely classic plain design. Hei...

Pair of Antique Lyre Candlesticks in Old Sheffield Plate

8698. Pair of Antique Lyre Candlesticks in Old Sheffield Plate

Circa 1840

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An unusual pair of tall antique candle holders on oval reeded bases. Elegant classical style Detachable sconces. Height 32 cms. Base 11 x 5.5 cms. English. Old Sheffield Plate. Circa 1840.
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An unusual pair of tall antique candle holders on oval reeded bases. Elegant classical style Detachable sconces. Height 32 cms....

Antique Tibetan Silver Teapot

8696. Antique Tibetan Silver Teapot

Circa 1900

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An attractive little Tibetan or Nepalese silver teapot with a domed lid attached with a chain. Interesting style combining both Indian and Chinese influences. The handle is modelled as a dragon’s head and curving neck, the body has both engraved and embossed decoration. Contains 200 ml. Weight 247 grams, 7.9 troy ounces. Height 12 cms. Spread 16 cms. Stamped on the top edge of the lid with 2 symbols, probably the makers mark. Circa 1900.
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An attractive little Tibetan or Nepalese silver teapot with a domed lid attached with a chain. Interesting style combining both...

George II Style Silver Bowl

8695. George II Style Silver Bowl

1944

ADIE BROS LTD, BIRMINGHAM

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A substantial sterling silver bowl with an unusual shaped top having a cast decorative border and cast silver side handles with man face masks. Exceptional weight. The top section is flat chased in the Hugeunot 1740s style. To the front there is an engraved armorial within a shield and to the other side there is a presentation inscription, horse racing related*. Weight 1755 grams, 56.4 troy ounces. Height 19.3 cms. Diameter of top 28.5 cms. Birmingham 1944. Maker Adie Brothers.
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A substantial sterling silver bowl with an unusual shaped top having a cast decorative border and cast silver side handles with...

Queen Anne Style Silver Teapot

8694. Queen Anne Style Silver Teapot

1988

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An excellent reproduction of an antique Queen Anne sterling silver teapot (Queen Anne reigned 1702-1714). This plain baluster style with a domed lid was the first form of teapot introduced into England. The earlier the teapot the smaller it tended to be because tea was a very expensive commodity until the middle of the reign of King George III. Contains 200 ml. Weight 392 grams, 12.6 troy ounces. Height 12.5 cms. Spread 18 cms. London 1988. Maker Rodney Pettit.
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An excellent reproduction of an antique Queen Anne sterling silver teapot (Queen Anne reigned 1702-1714). This plain baluster s...

Large Vintage Silver Cup and Cover

8689. Large Vintage Silver Cup and Cover

1934

WILLIAM COMYNS

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An excellent quality antique silver cup with matching lid in the antique style. Very large size and suitable for use as a wine cooler. With lovely plain style and applied cut card decoration to both top and body. To the front there is a presentation inscription. Weight 1612 grams, 51.8 troy ounces. Height 31 cms top of finial), 21 cms (top rim of base). Diameter 20 cms. Spread across handles 32 cms. London 1934. Maker William Comyns & Son.
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An excellent quality antique silver cup with matching lid in the antique style. Very large size and suitable for use as a wine ...

George III Silver Nutmeg Grater

8687. George III Silver Nutmeg Grater

Circa 1780

THOMAS WALLIS I

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A good George III silver nutmeg grater of perfectly plain egg shape. It unscrews at the centre to reveal the steel grater. Gilt interior. Total weight 9 grams. Height 3.2 cms. Diameter 2 cms. Makers mark only for Thomas Wallis II. Circa 1780.
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A good George III silver nutmeg grater of perfectly plain egg shape. It unscrews at the centre to reveal the steel grater. Gilt...

Vintage Silver Plated Wine Cistern

8686. Vintage Silver Plated Wine Cistern

Circa 1900

JOHN HENRY POTTER

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A large oval wine bucket of oval plain design which can hold up to 6 bottles. To the front there is an applied disc inscribed “Nags Head, Castleton – S.Hardy”. Height 14 cms. Top measures 33 x 26 cms. Maker John Henry Potter, Sheffield. Circa 1900.
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A large oval wine bucket of oval plain design which can hold up to 6 bottles. To the front there is an applied disc inscribed ...

Pair of Antique Silver Tazzas by Garrard

8681. Pair of Antique Silver Tazzas by Garrard

1849

ROBERT GARRARD II, LONDON

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A pair of antique sterling silver compotes with classical plain design and shell and gadroon borders. Fantastic quality and weight. Each tazza has a large armorial hand engraved to the centre with a motto saying "Jerusalem" in Hebrew letters; this is Sir Moses Montefiore’s Coat of Arms. On the underside there is cut card decoration. Combined weight 2036 grams, 65.4 troy ounces. Diameter 28 cms. Sterling silver. London 1849. Maker Robert Garrard.
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A pair of antique sterling silver compotes with classical plain design and shell and gadroon borders. Fantastic quality and wei...

George III Pill Box

8680. George III Pill Box

1807

SAMUEL PEMBERTON, BIRMINGHAM

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A very pretty little box with a hinged lid and oval shape. Having a wide band of bright cut engraving top and bottom. Measures 1.7 x 2.8 cms. Height 0.6 cm. Birmingham 1807. Maker Samuel Pemberton.
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A very pretty little box with a hinged lid and oval shape. Having a wide band of bright cut engraving top and bottom. Measures ...

George II Silver Coffee Pot

8678. George II Silver Coffee Pot

1730

THOMAS FARREN

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An elegant plain style antique sterling silver coffee pot with straight tapering sides and a domed lid. Large size. To the front is a large hand engraved armorial within a decorative cartouche. Good gauge silver and excellent colour. Contains 1100 ml. Weight 903 grams, 29 troy ounces. Height 24 cms. Spread 20.5 cms. Diameter of base 11.5 cms. London 1730. Maker Thomas Farren.
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An elegant plain style antique sterling silver coffee pot with straight tapering sides and a domed lid. Large size. To the fron...

George III Silver Goblet

8677. George III Silver Goblet

1803

JOHN EMES

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A very elegant antique sterling silver goblet with plain classical style and gilt bowl. Hand engraved to the top and foot is a band of decoration and to the front is a foliate cartouche. Contains 260 ml. Weight 228 grams, 7.3 troy ounces. Height 14 cms. Diameter of top 8 cms. London 1803. Maker John Emes.
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A very elegant antique sterling silver goblet with plain classical style and gilt bowl. Hand engraved to the top and foot is a...

Antique Silver Goblet

8676. Antique Silver Goblet

1864

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A classical style antique sterling silver goblet with pretty hand engraved decoration around the top of the bowl. Contains 350 ml. Weight 248 grams, 7.9 troy ounces. Height 14.2 cms. Diameter of top 9 cms. Birmingham 1864. Makers mark rubbed.
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A classical style antique sterling silver goblet with pretty hand engraved decoration around the top of the bowl. Contains 350 ...

Antique Silver Goblet

8675. Antique Silver Goblet

1842

JAMES MCKAY V

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A handsome antique sterling silver drinking chalice with classic plain style and a reed borders. Excellent quality. Uninscribed. Weight 248 grams, 7.9 troy ounces. Contains 400 ml. Height 17 cms. Diameter 9.3 cms. Edinburgh 1842. Maker James McKay.
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A handsome antique sterling silver drinking chalice with classic plain style and a reed borders. Excellent quality. Uninscribed...

George II Silver Tea Kettle

8674. George II Silver Tea Kettle

1730

THOMAS FARREN

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A handsome antique sterling silver samovar of plain design and having a shaped folding handle with raffia finish. Hand engraved to the front there is a large armorial within a decorative cartouche there is a matching crest on the reservoir lid. The matching stand has a cut-work frieze and stands on large shell feet, it has a removable burner well with push on top. Weight 2247 grams, 72.2 troy ounces. Total height 34 cms. Kettle height 24 (handle extended)/ 16 cms, spread 16 cms. Stand height 11 cms, diameter 14 cms. London 1730. Maker Thomas Farren.
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A handsome antique sterling silver samovar of plain design and having a shaped folding handle with raffia finish. Hand engraved...

George III Cast Silver Candlesticks

8673. George III Cast Silver Candlesticks

1766

EBENEZER COKER

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A good pair of heavy antique sterling silver candle holders. Tall with faceted columns standing on square stepped bases with shell corners. Detachable drip pans. Weight 1091 grams, 35 troy ounces. Height 25.5 cms. Base 11 x 11 cms. Hallmarked under the base for London 1766. Maker Ebenezer Coker.
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A good pair of heavy antique sterling silver candle holders. Tall with faceted columns standing on square stepped bases with sh...

Antique Silver Serving Tongs

8672. Antique Silver Serving Tongs

1760

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A plain style pair of antique sterling silver asparagus tongs (or chop tongs) with a corrugated inside surface to grip the food. Very simple and clever manufacture that would suit either a left or righted handed person. Weight 114 grams, 3.6 troy ounces. Length 21.5 cms. One side is stamped with the makers initials “IH” and the lion mark; the other side is double struck with the makers mark. Maker probably John Hague, circa 1760.
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A plain style pair of antique sterling silver asparagus tongs (or chop tongs) with a corrugated inside surface to grip the food...

Georgian Silver Caddy Spoon

8671. Georgian Silver Caddy Spoon

1801

JOSEPH TAYLOR, BIRMINGHAM

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A rare antique sterling silver caddy spoon in the form of a leaf with a curled handle. Weight 7 grams. Length 7.5 cms. Width 3.25 cms. Birmingham 1801. Maker Joseph Taylor.
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A rare antique sterling silver caddy spoon in the form of a leaf with a curled handle. Weight 7 grams. Length 7.5 cms. Width 3....

Antique Novelty Silver Vesta Case – Wild Boar

8669. Antique Novelty Silver Vesta Case – Wild Boar

1896

LAWRENCE EMANUEL, BIRMINGHAM

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A rare sterling silver vesta case in form of a wild boar and having a snap top hinged lid and original gilded interior. Weight 14 grams, half a troy ounce. Measures 5.3 x 2.5 cms. Birmingham 1896. Maker Lawrence Emanuel.
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A rare sterling silver vesta case in form of a wild boar and having a snap top hinged lid and original gilded interior. Weight ...

George II Silver Ionic Column Candlesticks

8667. George II Silver Ionic Column Candlesticks

1759

JOHN WREN

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A rare pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with ionic column form and gadroon borders. The columns and stepped square bases are beautifully chased with ribbons and tendrils of harebell flowers and foliage. Removable nozzles. Filled bases. Height 28.5 cms. Base 12.25 x 12.25 cms. London 1759. Maker John Wren I.
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A rare pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with ionic column form and gadroon borders. The columns and stepped square ...

George III Silver Pill Box

8666. George III Silver Pill Box

1802

EDWARD BARNARD

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A very pretty little box with a hinged lid and oval shape. Having bright cut engraving all over and a large empty cartouche to the top centre. Original gilt interior. Weight 18 grams. Measures 4.7 x 2.6 cms. Height 1 cm. Birmingham 1802. Maker John Emes.
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A very pretty little box with a hinged lid and oval shape. Having bright cut engraving all over and a large empty cartouche to ...

Antique Silver Meat Skewer

8665. Antique Silver Meat Skewer

1839

MARY CHAWNER, LONDON

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A small size antique sterling silver meat skewer with ring handle and shell decoration. Very pretty size. Weight 26 grams, just under 1 troy ounce. Length 17.5 cms. Width 1.5 cms. London 1839. Maker Mary Chawner. Suitable for use as a letter opener.
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A small size antique sterling silver meat skewer with ring handle and shell decoration. Very pretty size. Weight 26 grams, just...

George III Silver Pill Box

8664. George III Silver Pill Box

1799

SAMUEL PEMBERTON, BIRMINGHAM

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A very pretty little box with a hinged lid and oval shape. Having bright cut engraving all over and a large cartouche to the top centre inscribed “Arthur B Cobb” in old fashioned script. Weight 7 grams. Measures 3.5 x 2.3 cms. Height 0.6 cm. Birmingham 1799. Maker Samuel Pemberton.
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A very pretty little box with a hinged lid and oval shape. Having bright cut engraving all over and a large cartouche to the to...

Antique Silver Vinaigrette

8662. Antique Silver Vinaigrette

1892

HILLIARD & THOMASON OF BIRMINGHAM

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An antique sterling silver vinaigrette of scalloped edge form with a hinged lid and gilt interior. The box is prettily engraved all over, the top having a monogram in old fashioned script. The pierced grill has a pierced and hand engraved flower and foliate scroll decoration. Marked inside the lid and base for Birmingham 1892. Maker Hilliard and Thomason.
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An antique sterling silver vinaigrette of scalloped edge form with a hinged lid and gilt interior. The box is prettily engraved...

Antique Silver Dog Rattle and Whistle

8659. Antique Silver Dog Rattle and Whistle

1903

CRISFORD & NORRIS OF BIRMINGHAM

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A novelty sterling silver whistle and rattle baby item modelled with the head of a dog, complete with a whistle, bell and ivory teething ring. Total weight 12 grams, less than half a troy ounce. Dog measures5 x 2.5 cms. Ring diameter 3.5 cms. Birmingham 1903. Maker Crisford & Norris.
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A novelty sterling silver whistle and rattle baby item modelled with the head of a dog, complete with a whistle, bell and ivory...

Antique Silver Cigar Box

8657. Antique Silver Cigar Box

1918

BROOK & SON

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A good quality vintage sterling silver box with plain elegant styling and original wooden lining. The domed solid top retains its original gilt interior. Length 20 cms. Height 7 cms. Width 11 cms. London 1918. Retailers mark underneath for Brook & Son, Edinburgh.
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A good quality vintage sterling silver box with plain elegant styling and original wooden lining. The domed solid top retains i...

Pair of George II Salt Cellars by Paul de Lamerie

8653. Pair of George II Salt Cellars by Paul de Lamerie

1734

PAUL DE LAMERIE

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A pair of superb quality silver salts by the sought after Huguenot silversmith Paul de Lamerie. Each salt with plain styling and gilded interior, the bodies having the original hand engraved decoration. The paw feet are mounted with magnificent lions heads; the quality and modelling of these is outstanding. Total weight 332 grams, 10.6 troy ounces. Height 4.3 cms. Diameter 6.5 cms. London 1734. Maker Paul de Lamerie.
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A pair of superb quality silver salts by the sought after Huguenot silversmith Paul de Lamerie. Each salt with plain styling an...

George II Silver Lidded Tankard

8651. George II Silver Lidded Tankard

1735

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A good quality antique sterling silver tankard with domed lid and baluster form with a coopered ring to the body. The shaped handle has a decorative thumb piece and applied strap work. Large size and very heavy gauge. Gilded interior. To the front is a large decorative cartouche containing a hand engraved monogram of intertwined initials. Below there is a large presentation inscription. Contains 1250 ml. Weight 1081 grams, 33.7 troy ounces. Height 19 cms. Diameter of lid 11.3 cms, base 12.5 cms. London 1735. Maker unidentified.
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A good quality antique sterling silver tankard with domed lid and baluster form with a coopered ring to the body. The shaped ha...

Antique Gilt Metal and Mother of Pearl Box

8650. Antique Gilt Metal and Mother of Pearl Box

Circa 1780

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A delightful little antique continental box, the lid panel having a hand painted miniature landscape on porcelain (unsigned). The side and base panels are made of real mother of pearl. The metal framework is gilt metal (base metal unknown, possibly brass). Excellent quality. Top measures 6 x 4.75 cms. Height 2.6 cms. Continental. Circa 1780.
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A delightful little antique continental box, the lid panel having a hand painted miniature landscape on porcelain (unsigned). T...

Antique Georgian Silver Snuff Box

8648. Antique Georgian Silver Snuff Box

1830

THOMAS SPICER

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A good antique sterling silver box with a cast decorative border and engine turned detail. Very attractive scroll, leaf and flower ornament. With the original bright gilt interior. The top has a presentation inscription from the Ancient Order of Romans. Weight 160 grams, 5.1 cms. Height 2.75 cms. Top measures 8.5 x 5.75 cms. Birmingham 1830. Maker Thomas Spicer.
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A good antique sterling silver box with a cast decorative border and engine turned detail. Very attractive scroll, leaf and flo...

George III Silver Lidded Tankard by Matthew Boulton

8645. George III Silver Lidded Tankard by Matthew Boulton

1773

MATTHEW BOULTON FRS (1728-1809)

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A rare antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid and plain baluster design. From the Matthew Boulton and John Fothergill partnership and made in 1773, the first year of the Birmingham assay office. Good weight. Simple strapwork to the top of the handle and a cut out thumb piece. Inside you can still see the hammered finish. Uninscribed. Contains 900 ml. Weight 708 grams, 22,7 troy ounces. Height 22 cms. Diameter 9 cms (top). Birmingham 1773. Maker Matthew Boulton and John Fothergill.
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A rare antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid and plain baluster design. From the Matthew Boulton and John Fothe...

Vintage Silver Knives

8643. Vintage Silver Knives

1973

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A good set of 8 silver handled dinner knives with stainless steel blades. Smart plain styled handles. The silver handles are unfilled, weight (including steel blade) of each 59 grams. Length 24 cms cms. Sheffield 1973 and 1976. Maker Nat Leslie Ltd.
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A good set of 8 silver handled dinner knives with stainless steel blades. Smart plain styled handles. The silver handles are un...

George III Silver Teapot by Hester Bateman

8642. George III Silver Teapot by Hester Bateman

1786

HESTER BATEMAN, LONDON (1761-1790)

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A very pretty antique silver teapot with plain oval shape, bead borders and straight angled spout. Excellent quality and typical of the work by this sought after English lady silversmith. To one side there is a decorative cartouche with a large armorial and crest, to the other side there is a decorative monogram with intertwined initials in old fashioned script. Contains 980 ml. Weight 509 grams, 16.3 troy ounces. Height 14.7 cms. Spread 27.5 cms. Base measures 14 x 9.8 cms. Sterling silver. London 1786. Maker Hester Bateman.
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A very pretty antique silver teapot with plain oval shape, bead borders and straight angled spout. Excellent quality and typica...

George I Silver Chamberstick

8640. George I Silver Chamberstick

1722

JAMES FRAILLON

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A rare early English silver chamber stick (also known as a go to bed) with the solid design and excellent heavy gauge silver as you’d expect from this date. It has the early form with a flat teardrop handle and broad drip pan. The circular base is hand engraved with the crest of a crown over a gentleman carrying a double scythe. Weight 399 grams, 12.8 troy ounces. Diameter 15 cms. Length 25 cms. Britannia standard silver*. London 1722. By James Fraillon.
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A rare early English silver chamber stick (also known as a go to bed) with the solid design and excellent heavy gauge silver as...

Antique German Silver Travelling Cutlery Set

8638. Antique German Silver Travelling Cutlery Set

Circa 1700

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A rare set of antique silver folding cutlery – knife, fork and spoon. All expertly made to be as compact as possible so that it all fits inside the original tooled leather carrying case. The knife and fork have steel blades. Each piece has silver hallmarks for Nurnberg circa 1700. Maker Christoph Hieronymous Clauss.
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A rare set of antique silver folding cutlery – knife, fork and spoon. All expertly made to be as compact as possible so that ...

George II Silver Warwick Cruet

8637. George II Silver Warwick Cruet

1752

SAMUEL WOOD (c.1704-1794)

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An excellent antique sterling silver cruet set with a matching set of 3 silver casters and 2 silver topped and faceted crystal oil and vinegar bottles. The cinquefoil frame has 4 shell feet and a shaped decorative cartouche to the front with a hand engraved monogram. The pull off castor tops are prettily pierced and engraved. Total weight of silver 1189 grams, 38.2 troy ounces. Caster height 17 and 13.5 cms. Bottles height 17 cms. London 1752. All by the same maker Samuel Wood, known for his silver casters.
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An excellent antique sterling silver cruet set with a matching set of 3 silver casters and 2 silver topped and faceted crystal ...

Antique Spanish Silver Chalice

8636. Antique Spanish Silver Chalice

1790

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An antique solid silver cup with a tall tapering shape on a broad circular foot. Good plain style and heavy weight. Original bright gilt bowl. Contains 230 ml. Weight 577 grams, 18.5 troy ounces. Height 26 cms. Diameter – top 8 cms, foot 13.4 cms. Marked on the edge of the foot rim with Spanish silver marks and the date 1790. Possibly Madrid.
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An antique solid silver cup with a tall tapering shape on a broad circular foot. Good plain style and heavy weight. Original br...

Antique Russian Silver Jug by Faberge

8634. Antique Russian Silver Jug by Faberge

1895

KARL FABERGÉ (c.1846-1920)

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A stylish antique silver cream jug with a tall vase shape with reeded design and square foot. Initials “EB” engraved to the front. Ontains 110 ml. Weight 254 grams, 8.1 troy ounces. Height 16 cms (to lip), 18 cms (to top of handle). Spread 10.3 cms. Base 5.6 cms square. Stamped on the edge of the base with Russian silver stamps for 1895, 84 silver grade*. Maker Karl Faberge.
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A stylish antique silver cream jug with a tall vase shape with reeded design and square foot. Initials “EB” engraved to the...

George III Silver Caddy Box

8631. George III Silver Caddy Box

1798

JOHN LANGLANDS I

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Antique Newcastle provincial silver. A rare antique sterling silver tea caddy box of plain oval form, the fixed carrying handle having a reed and acanthus decoration. Lovely classic style. The unusual double opening lid has an inset hinge and there is a lock to either side (no key). The tea box has borders of crisp hand engraving bright cut dots, scrolls and foliage; both ends with an empty foliate cartouche. Weight 649 grams, 20.8 troy ounces. Height 11 cms, 19 cms including handle. Length 16.5 cms. Width 10.5 cms. Newcastle 1798. Maker John Langlands.
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Antique Newcastle provincial silver. A rare antique sterling silver tea caddy box of plain oval form, the fixed carrying handle...

Antique Silver Candlabras

8630. Antique Silver Candlabras

1895

CRICHTON BROTHERS

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An impressive pair of antique sterling silver candelabra in the George II Hugeunot rococo style. Cast silver. Excellent quality and thick gauge of silver. The chased detail is superb. Detachable nozzles. Total weight 5,806 grams, 186.6 troy ounces. Total height 45 cms, height of candlesticks 29.5 cms. Spread 37 cms. London 1895. Maker AC, probably for Crichton Brothers who specialised in fine quality copies of early English silver.
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An impressive pair of antique sterling silver candelabra in the George II Hugeunot rococo style. Cast silver. Excellent quality...

Antique Silver Coconut Cup

8629. Antique Silver Coconut Cup

1800

PHIPPS & ROBINSON, LONDON

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An antique silver mounted coconut cup on a tall spreading foot. Good size and condition. The silver mount has a silver inner bowl with the original gilding. Hand engraved on the foot is the crest of a castle topped by a bird. Contains 235 ml. Height 14.4 cms. Diameter 8.2 cms. The silver is marked inside the bowl and on the rim and foot for London 1800. Maker Phipps and Robinson.
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An antique silver mounted coconut cup on a tall spreading foot. Good size and condition. The silver mount has a silver inner bo...

Antique Silver Coconut Cup

8628. Antique Silver Coconut Cup

1800

PHIPPS & ROBINSON, LONDON

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An antique silver mounted coconut cup on a tall spreading foot. Good size and excellent condition. The silver mount has a silver inner bowl with the original gilding. Contains 320 ml. Height 14.5 cms. Diameter 9 cms. The silver is marked inside the bowl and on the rim and foot for London 1800. Maker Phipps and Robinson.
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An antique silver mounted coconut cup on a tall spreading foot. Good size and excellent condition. The silver mount has a silve...

George I Silver Chocolate Pot

8627. George I Silver Chocolate Pot

1723

JOHN HUGH LE SAGE

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A rare early antique silver chocolate pot with straight tapering sides and domed lid typical of the period. Britannia standard silver*. Wooden side handle. Large size and good weight. The top has a removable finial so that the chocolate can be stirred by inserting a swizel stick, the spout has a hinged flap. Hand engraved to the front is an armorial within a decorative cartouche. Contains 940 ml. Weight 762 grams, 24.5 troy ounces. Height 25 cms. Diameter of top 7.5 cms, base 10.7 cms. London 1723. Maker John Hugh Le Sage.
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A rare early antique silver chocolate pot with straight tapering sides and domed lid typical of the period. Britannia standard ...

Antique Silver Tea Spoons

8625. Antique Silver Tea Spoons

1867

THOMAS SMILY

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A useful set of 6 antique sterling silver spoons in the popular Kings pattern. Good weight. Each piece has a hand engraved crest. Total weight 228 grams, 7.3 troy ounces. Length 14.5 cms. London 1867. Maker Thomas Smily.
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A useful set of 6 antique sterling silver spoons in the popular Kings pattern. Good weight. Each piece has a hand engraved cres...

George I Silver Coffee Pot

8624. George I Silver Coffee Pot

1718

AUGUSTIN COURTAULD

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This is a rare early antique silver coffee pot from the reign of George I. This handsome pot is made from Britannia standard* grade silver and has the desirable octagonal shape with domed lid. Lovely plain style and a nice feature is the ducks head spout terminal with hinged flap cover. Extremely heavy quality, this pot feels good in the hand and pours beautifully. Contains 870 ml. Weight 1029 grams, 33 troy ounces. Height 23.5 cms. Spread 22 cms. London 1718. Lid with Britannia mark*. Maker Augustus Courtauld, the celebrated Huguenot maker.
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This is a rare early antique silver coffee pot from the reign of George I. This handsome pot is made from Britannia standard* g...

Antique George II Exeter Silver Ladle

8623. Antique George II Exeter Silver Ladle

1744

MICON MELUN

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A rare piece of antique English provincial silver. A Georgian sterling silver punch ladle with an oval shaped bowl and turned wood handle. Length 34 cms. Bowl 7.7 x 5.8 cms. Stamped inside the bowl with a full set of Exeter hallmarks for 1744. Makers mark stylized “MM” for Micon Melun (see Jacksons, mentioned under Falmouth goldsmiths page 317, Pickford edition).
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A rare piece of antique English provincial silver. A Georgian sterling silver punch ladle with an oval shaped bowl and turned w...

George III Silver Lidded Tankard

8621. George III Silver Lidded Tankard

1770

JACOB MARSH

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A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid and plain baluster design. Good weight and large size. Strapwork to the top of the handle and an attractive cut out thumb piece. Uninscribed. Contains 1050 ml. Weight 877 grams, 28.1 troy ounces. Height 20.5 cms. Diameter 10.5 cms (top). London 1770. Maker Jacob Marsh.
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A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid and plain baluster design. Good weight and large size. Strapwork t...

Antique Silver Trencher Salts

8617. Antique Silver Trencher Salts

1894

CRICHTON BROTHERS

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A chunky set of four antique silver trencher salts in the rectangular form popular at the start of the 18th century but actually dating to 1894. Britannia standard silver*. Good size. Gilt interior. Total weight 699 grams, 22.4 troy ounces. Base 8 x 6.3 cms. Top 6 x 4.4 cms. London 1894. Maker A.C. probably for Crichton Brothers who specialised in fine quality copies of early English silver.
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A chunky set of four antique silver trencher salts in the rectangular form popular at the start of the 18th century but actuall...

Pair of Antique Silver Gravy Jugs

8616. Pair of Antique Silver Gravy Jugs

1824

THOMAS ROSS

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A fine pair of heavy gauge silver sauce boats with deep relief decoration of flowers and foliage and a cast foot. Original bright gilding. Each has, on the front side, a hand engraved hunting horn with initials and under the pouring lip, a man’s face mask. London 1824. Maker Thomas Ross.
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A fine pair of heavy gauge silver sauce boats with deep relief decoration of flowers and foliage and a cast foot. Original brig...

Antique Silver Centrepiece

8614. Antique Silver Centrepiece

Circa 1890

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A magnificent antique silver centrepiece of oval form supported by 4 large dolphins. The quality of this piece is excellent. The base has a shaped band of embossed gadroon decoration and the feet are in the form of gush of water ejected from the dophin’s mouth. On top there is a fine quality cut glass bowl. Weight of silver 1528 grams, 49.1 troy ounces. Total height 18 cms. Base 34 x 26.5 cms. Glass bowl 31.5 x 23 cms. German silver stamps crown and moon. Silver fineness “800”*. Circa 1890.
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A magnificent antique silver centrepiece of oval form supported by 4 large dolphins. The quality of this piece is excellent. Th...

Queen Anne Style Silver Bowl

8613. Queen Anne Style Silver Bowl

1886

SIBRAY, HALL & CO

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A handsome antique sterling bowl in the early 18th century style with lions mask side handles, typical ribbed body decoration and decorative cartouches. The shaped rim was monteith style which was originally used to hold stem glasses, punch ladle and lemon squeezer (the top of an original monteith is also detachable). To the front there is an engraved crest of a standing cat with the motto “Touch Not the Cat Bot a Glove”*. To the front there is a presentation inscription**. Weight of silver 1321 grams, 42.4 troy ounces. Height 20 cms, diameter 25 cms. London 1886. Maker Sibray Hall & Co.
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A handsome antique sterling bowl in the early 18th century style with lions mask side handles, typical ribbed body decoration a...

Victorian Silver Plated Candelabras with 7 Lights

8612. Victorian Silver Plated Candelabras with 7 Lights

Circa 1890

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A handsome pair of antique 6 branch candelabra in silver plate. Very tall leaf and scroll motif decorated columns on shaped bases; excellent definition. The candles sconces are detachable and the tops can be removed to use the bases as candlesticks. The middle sconce contains a candle snuffer. Height – total 69 cms, candlesticks 39 cms. Spread 49.5 cms. Circa 1890. Unmarked. Silver plate.
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A handsome pair of antique 6 branch candelabra in silver plate. Very tall leaf and scroll motif decorated columns on shaped bas...

George II Silver Mug

8611 . George II Silver Mug

1730

WILLIAM DARKER

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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of slightly baluster form with a cast scroll handle. Classic plain style. Uninscribed. Hand engraved at the top of the handle there is a set of initials. Contains 530 ml. Weight 311 grams, 10 troy ounces. Height 11.5 cms. Diameter of top 8.5 cms. London 1730. Maker William Darker.
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A handsome antique sterling silver mug of slightly baluster form with a cast scroll handle. Classic plain style. Uninscribed. H...

Pair of George I Silver Tea Caddies with Sliding Tops

8609. Pair of George I Silver Tea Caddies with Sliding Tops

1720

JOHN B GIBBS

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A rare pair of antique silver tea caddy boxes with sliding lids. Britannia standard silver*. The removable cap doubles up as a tea measure. Lovely plain hexagonal design and good gauge silver. Each sliding top caddy has a hand engraved armorial, within a decorative cartouche, engraved to the front. Engraved underneath are the original owner’s initials. Total weight 328 grams, 10.5 troy ounces. Height 12 cms. Base 9.2 x 5 cms. London 1720. Maker John Gibbons.
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A rare pair of antique silver tea caddy boxes with sliding lids. Britannia standard silver*. The removable cap doubles up as a ...

George II Silver Lidded Tankard

8607. George II Silver Lidded Tankard

1758

WILLIAM SHAW AND WILLIAM PRIEST

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A good quality antique sterling silver tankard with domed lid and straight tapering form with coopered rings to the body. The scroll handle has a decorative thumb piece and applied strap work. Contains 1000 ml. Weight 866 grams, 27.8 troy ounces. Height 19 cms. Diameter of lid 11.5 cms, base 13 cms. London 1758. Maker William Shaw and William Priest.
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A good quality antique sterling silver tankard with domed lid and straight tapering form with coopered rings to the body. The s...

Antique German Silver Charger

8603. Antique German Silver Charger

Circa 1850

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A large antique German silver dish of oval form having a decorative embossed design. Very deep relief. The centre depicts 3 young maidens dressed in flowing robes on horseback. In the background there is an army with soldiers, horses and tents to the left and, to the right, there is a beautiful ancient city with domes and turrets. The border is decorated with heads, reclining figures and classical motifs. Weight 2010 grams, 64.6 troy ounces. Length 58 cms. Width 48 cms. Marked on the bottom edge with German silver marks. Circa 1850.
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A large antique German silver dish of oval form having a decorative embossed design. Very deep relief. The centre depicts 3 you...

Antique German Silver Spice Tower

8601. Antique German Silver Spice Tower

Circa 1850

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A rare antique Berlin silver spice box with attractive scroll filigree centre decoration and a hinged door. Weight 106 grams, 4.2 troy ounces. Height 22 cms. Diameter of base 5.5 cms. Marked on the edge of the base with German silver marks for Berlin. Mid 19th century. Judaica.
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A rare antique Berlin silver spice box with attractive scroll filigree centre decoration and a hinged door. Weight 106 grams, 4...

Vintage Silver Cocktail Shaker

8598. Vintage Silver Cocktail Shaker

Circa 1930

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A stylish sterling silver cocktail shaker of simple plain form. Tall with a shaped handle and pull off lid. Contains a 1200 ml. Weight 732 grams, 23.5 troy ounces. Height 27 cms. Spread 21 cms. Stamped underneath “STERLING”. With the distinctive mark for Manchester Silver Company, Rhode Island, USA. Circa 1930.
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A stylish sterling silver cocktail shaker of simple plain form. Tall with a shaped handle and pull off lid. Contains a 1200 ml....

Georgian Wine Cooler in Old Sheffield Plate

8597. Georgian Wine Cooler in Old Sheffield Plate

1837

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A classic style antique wine cooler in the popular campana shape with a plain body and decorative side handles. With decorative applied side handles. To the front there is a large hand engraved presentation inscription in old fashioned script which is dated 1837. Height 27.5 cms. Diameter of top 20.5 cms. Spread across handles 54 cms. Circa 1837. Unmarked.
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A classic style antique wine cooler in the popular campana shape with a plain body and decorative side handles. With decorative...

Set of Antique Georgian Silver Knives

8596. Set of Antique Georgian Silver Knives

1818

WILLIAM CHAWNER, LONDON

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A good quality set of antique dinner knives with sterling silver handles and stainless steel blades. Good weight and they sit well in the hand. Each bears a hand engraved crest. Used condition. Length 11 cms. London 1818. Maker William Chawner II. All same date and maker.
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A good quality set of antique dinner knives with sterling silver handles and stainless steel blades. Good weight and they sit w...

Antique William III Silver Porringer and Cover

8592. Antique William III Silver Porringer and Cover

1695

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A rare early English sterling silver porringer with matching lid and having the half flute decoration popular from the reign of William and Mary. The quality and colour is excellent. Hand hammered finish. A nice feature is the band of fish scale chasing and flower with lobe decoration on the body, repeated on the lid. Weight 699 grams, 22.4 troy ounces. Height 16.5 cms (11 cms without lid), Spread across handles 21 cms. Diameter 13.5 cms. London 1695. Maker IC (Jacksons page 137)*.
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A rare early English sterling silver porringer with matching lid and having the half flute decoration popular from the reign of...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Strawberry Dish

8590. Antique Queen Anne Silver Strawberry Dish

1709

NATHANIEL LOCK

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An early English antique silver strawberry or salad dish of circular form with a scalloped edge and shallow bowl. Britannia standard silver*. With a hand engraved crest to the centre. Excellent colour. Weight 409 grams, 13.1 troy ounces. Height 3 cms. Diameter 22 cms. Marked around the top rim for London 1709. Maker Nathaniel Lock.
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An early English antique silver strawberry or salad dish of circular form with a scalloped edge and shallow bowl. Britannia sta...

Antique Italian Silver Bell

8589. Antique Italian Silver Bell

1820

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An excellent quality antique cast silver bell, the handle fashioned as a classical Roman maiden scantily draped with a robe. The bell is decorated with cherubs, animals, classical head motifs, reclining figures and much more. Inside the bell there is an inscription engraved in old fashioned script*. Weight 268 grams, 8.6 troy ounces. Height 13.5 cms. Diameter 6.7 cms. Marked around the base edge with the Italian silver mark for Rome. Circa 1820.
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An excellent quality antique cast silver bell, the handle fashioned as a classical Roman maiden scantily draped with a robe. Th...

Antique French Gold Box

8587. Antique French Gold Box

Circa 1800

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A fine quality 18 carat gold box with a lift off lid, leaf decorated borders and engine turned lid and base. Excellent workmanship and crisp detail. Weight approx 22 grams. Diameter 4 cms. Height 1.5 cms. Every piece is marked with French gold marks for Paris, circa 1800.
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A fine quality 18 carat gold box with a lift off lid, leaf decorated borders and engine turned lid and base. Excellent workmans...

George II Silver Sauce Boats

8586. George II Silver Sauce Boats

1752

JOHN SPACKMAN II

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A handsome pair of antique sterling silver sauceboats with typical classic shape and plain styling of the period. Each with a hand engraved crest to one side. Good colour. Each contains 450 ml. Weight of pair 643 grams, 20.6 troy ounces. Spread 17 cms. Height 12.5 cms (to top of handle). London 1752. Maker John Spackman II
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A handsome pair of antique sterling silver sauceboats with typical classic shape and plain styling of the period. Each with a h...

Antique Silver Goblet

8585. Antique Silver Goblet

1910

WILLIAM HENRY SPARROW, BIRMINGHAM

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A pretty antique sterling silver chalice with engraved borders and central sprays of flowers and foliage. Large size. Contains 600 ml. Weight 395 grams, 12.7 troy ounces. Height 22 cms. Diameter of top 9.5 cms. Birmingham 1910. Maker William Henry Sparrow.
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A pretty antique sterling silver chalice with engraved borders and central sprays of flowers and foliage. Large size. Contains ...

Antique George II Silver Salver

8584. Antique George II Silver Salver

1735

PEZÉ PILLEAU

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An excellent quality antique sterling silver salver of plain form and raised on heavy cast shell feet. Simple Bath border. Good weight and patina. To the front is a well executed, hand engraved armorial and crest within a decorative cartouche. Weight 1970 grams, 63.3 troy ounces. Diameter 39.5 cms. Height 5 cms. London 1735. Maker Peze Pilleau, the highly regarded Hugeunot maker.
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An excellent quality antique sterling silver salver of plain form and raised on heavy cast shell feet. Simple Bath border. Good...

Antique Double Table Salt in the form of a Stag

8581. Antique Double Table Salt in the form of a Stag

1846

JOHN SAMUEL HUNT

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Antique Double Table Salt in the form of a Stag A magnificent quality piece of novelty silver. An antique sterling silver table salt in the form of a stag lying on a rocky base and flanked by 2 gilded shells. Heavy cast silver. The modelling is superb. Weight 631 grams, 20.2 troy ounces. Height 10 cms. Width 18 cms. London 1846. Maker John Samuel Hunt, nephew of Paul Storr.
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Antique Double Table Salt in the form of a Stag A magnificent quality piece of novelty silver. An antique sterling silver tabl...

Antique Silver Canteen of Cutlery for 12

8579. Antique Silver Canteen of Cutlery for 12

1910 to 1916

MAPPIN & WEBB

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An excellent set of antique sterling silver cutlery in the popular Kings pattern. Each piece has an engraved initial ”C”. Total 84 pieces including 2 sets of silver handled knives. Weight 4049 grams, 130 troy ounces (excluding the knives). Sheffield 1910-16 except the knives and 3 dessert spoons and 3 tea spoons which are 1960s. All flatware by maker Mappin & Webb. Knives by maker E Viner.
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An excellent set of antique sterling silver cutlery in the popular Kings pattern. Each piece has an engraved initial ”C”. T...

Early Antique French Cast Silver Candlesticks

8578. Early Antique French Cast Silver Candlesticks

Circa 1746

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A magnificent pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with faceted columns and circular stepped bases with sunken well. Uninscribed. Excellent condition and fine patina. These stunning candlesticks are beautifully chased on the columns and bases and have multiple ornamental borders. Very heavy weight 1927 grams, 61.9 troy ounces. Height 27 cms. Base width 14 cms. Marked underneath with provincial French silver stamps. Maker Antoine-Louis Montalant of Vannes. Date 1746-1750.
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A magnificent pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with faceted columns and circular stepped bases with sunken well. Un...

Set of Vintage Silver Goblets in a Box

8577. Set of Vintage Silver Goblets in a Box

1978

DEAKIN & FRANCIS LTD, BIRMINGHAM

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A good quality set of sterling silver cups in their original presentation box. Excellent plain styling and deep gilded bowls. Each contains 150 ml. Weight 1201 grams, 38.6 troy ounces. Height 14 cms. Diameter 7 cms. Birmingham 1978. Maker Deakin & Francis Ltd.
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A good quality set of sterling silver cups in their original presentation box. Excellent plain styling and deep gilded bowls. E...

Antique French Silver Oil and Vinegar Set

8576. Antique French Silver Oil and Vinegar Set

Circa 1781

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An excellent quality antique silver condiment bottle set. The 2 handled stand has a plain style and shaped reeded borders. The cut crystal oil and vinegar bottles have a circular form and pretty flower and leaf cutting. The heavy silver bottle tops fit snugly and sit into the holders on the side of the stand when the bottles are in use. Weight of frame and bottle tops 674 grams, 21.6 troy ounces. Stand measures – spread 27.5 cms, length 21.5 cms, width 16.2 cms. Total height 22 cms. Marked on the base of the stand with French silver stamps 1781-1789.
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An excellent quality antique silver condiment bottle set. The 2 handled stand has a plain style and shaped reeded borders. The ...

Antique Silver Serving Slice

8575. Antique Silver Serving Slice

Circa 1900

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A decorative antique sterling silver serving shovel. Suitable for cakes and pies. The front side of the ornamental handle has a helmet, armorial shield, classical reclining ladies; the reverse has a monogram of intertwined initials, a stag head, some hunting equipment; all amidst a foliate design of acorns, oak leaves and intertwined leaves. Weight 141 grams, 4.5 troy ounces. Length 22 cms. The server measures 9 x 10 cms. Marked on the reverse “STERLING”. American. Circa 1900.
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A decorative antique sterling silver serving shovel. Suitable for cakes and pies. The front side of the ornamental handle has a...

Antique Silver Dessert Forks

8573. Antique Silver Dessert Forks

1860

SAMUEL HAYNE & DUDLEY CATER

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An excellent set of 6 antique sterling silver forks in the elegant fiddle pattern. Excellent plain style. Total weight, 6 forks, 311 grams, 10 troy ounces. Length 17.5 cms. London 1860. Maker Samuel Hayne & Dudley Cater
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An excellent set of 6 antique sterling silver forks in the elegant fiddle pattern. Excellent plain style. Total weight, 6 forks...

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