Centrepiece/Epergne

Antique William III Silver Bowl

9109. Antique William III Silver Bowl

1700

GEORGE GARTHORNE

Price £11,500

An early English silver punch bowl from the pre Queen Anne period. *Britannia standard silver. With charmingly quaint lions mask drop ring handles, the foot with a bold gadrooned border. The body decoration, typical for a monteith of the period 1690-1702, has a series of asymmetrical lobed panels intersected by spiral flutes of matted background which closely resemble cornunucopia. Weight 1200 grams, 39oz. Diameter 24.5 cm. Height 15.5 cms. London 1700. Maker George Garthorne, a specialist bowl maker.
Price £11,500

An early English silver punch bowl from the pre Queen Anne period. *Britannia standard silver. With charmingly quaint lions mas...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Tazza

8688. Antique Queen Anne Silver Tazza

1702

JOHN DOWNES

Price £3,500

A fine early silver footed salver with a thick gadroon border. Britannia standard silver*. There is a hand engraved crest of a lion to the centre. Weight 611 grams, 19.6 troy ounces. Height 4.25 cms. Diameter 29.5 cms. Marked on top for London 1702. Maker John Downes.
Price £3,500

A fine early silver footed salver with a thick gadroon border. Britannia standard silver*. There is a hand engraved crest of a ...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Monteith Bowl

8975. Antique Queen Anne Silver Monteith Bowl

1706

ISAAC DIGHTON

Price £12,500 (Reserved)

A rare early English silver bowl with typical decoration for the period. Large size. Particularly charming are the quaint lions mask side handles. The shaped Monteith rim is fixed and was used to hold stem glasses, punch ladle and lemon squeezer. To the front and back is a good hand engraved armorial within a decorative cartouche for the Fitzgerald family. There is also a presentation inscription underneath. Gilt interior. Britannia standard silver*. Weight 1895 grams, 60.9 troy ounces. Height 20 cms. Diameter 29.5 cms. London 1706. Maker Isaac Dighton.
Price £12,500 (Reserved)

A rare early English silver bowl with typical decoration for the period. Large size. Particularly charming are the quaint lions...

Large George I Footed Salver

8594. Large George I Footed Salver

1718

RICHARD BAYLEY, LONDON

Price £3,350

An excellent early English silver tazza of plain form on a shaped foot. Britannia standard silver*. Lovely simple styling typical of the period. Good size and patina. Weight 723 grams, 23.2 troy ounces. Height 6.25 cms. Diameter 29 cms. London 1718. Maker Richard Bayley
Price £3,350

An excellent early English silver tazza of plain form on a shaped foot. Britannia standard silver*. Lovely simple styling typic...

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...

George I Silver Bowl

8155. George I Silver Bowl

1722

JOSEPH CLARE

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A charming antique sterling silver bowl with an applied wire rim and raised on a spreading foot. Very plain styling and excellent original colour. To one side there is a hand engraved crest of a boar and thistle. Underneath the bowl there is a scratch weight and owners initials “MF”. Weight 281 grams, 9 troy ounces. Height 8 cms. Diameter 16.8 cms. London 1722. Maker Joseph Clare I.
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A charming antique sterling silver bowl with an applied wire rim and raised on a spreading foot. Very plain styling and excelle...

Antique George I Octagonal Silver Sugar Bowl

8488. Antique George I Octagonal Silver Sugar Bowl

1726

WILLIAM DARKER

Price £4,850

A rare early English silver sugar bowl of octagonal form. Lovely plain style and heavy gauge silver. Good colour. Weight 132 grams, 4.2 troy ounces. Height 5.5 cms. Diameter 10 cms. London 1726. Maker William Darker.
Price £4,850

A rare early English silver sugar bowl of octagonal form. Lovely plain style and heavy gauge silver. Good colour. Weight 132 gr...

Antique George II Silver Sugar Bowl

8618. Antique George II Silver Sugar Bowl

1728

JOHN GORSUCH

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A rare antique sterling silver covered sugar bowl of circular form on a small spreading foot. Excellent plain design, typical of the period. In the early 18th century sugar bowls or sugar boxes nearly always had covers which, when reversed, could be used as a saucer or spoon tray. Weight 295 grams, 9.4 troy ounces. Total height 9 cms. Bowl measures – height 6.3 cms, diameter 10.5 cms. London 1728. Maker John Gorsuch.
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A rare antique sterling silver covered sugar bowl of circular form on a small spreading foot. Excellent plain design, typical o...

George III Silver Bowl

9019. George III Silver Bowl

1772

JOHN DEACON

Price £1,150

An elegant little antique sterling silver bowl of tulip shape on a flared pedestal foot. Good weight and patina. Weight 305 grams, 9.8 troy ounces. Height 10 cms. Diameter 11 cms. London 1772. Maker John Deacon.
Price £1,150

An elegant little antique sterling silver bowl of tulip shape on a flared pedestal foot. Good weight and patina. Weight 305 gra...

George III Silver Epergne

6972. George III Silver Epergne

1788

JOHN KIDDER

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A superb antique sterling silver centerpiece with five detachable bowls which can be used separately. The pretty fluted stand is raised on tall shaped feet with a decorative border of looped harebell swags embellished with ribbons and classical motifs. Engraved to the centre of the stand and to all 5 bowls is a crest of a cockerel. All the bowls have elegant pierced silver with a cast border. Weight 2000 grams, 64.3 troy ounces. Height 32 cms. Large bowl 33 x 17 cms. Small bowl diameter 12 cms. Spread 41 x 38 cms. All pieces have matching silver marks. London 1788. Maker John Kidder.
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A superb antique sterling silver centerpiece with five detachable bowls which can be used separately. The pretty fluted stand i...

Antique Irish Silver Bowl

8273. Antique Irish Silver Bowl

1790

CHRISTOPHER HAINES OF DUBLIN

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A handsome antique sterling silver bowl with a reed border and raised on a spreading foot. Very plain styling and excellent original colour. Uninscribed. Good weight 641 grams, 20.61 troy ounces. Height 12 cms. Diameter 20.5 cms. Diameter of foot 12 cms. Dublin 1790. Maker Christopher Haines.
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A handsome antique sterling silver bowl with a reed border and raised on a spreading foot. Very plain styling and excellent ori...

Large George III Silver Bowl by Paul Storr

8499 . Large George III Silver Bowl by Paul Storr

1802

PAUL STORR, LONDON (1771-1844)

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A handsome antique sterling silver bowl with plain classic styling and gadroon borders. Good size. Excellent quality and good gauge silver as you’d expect from this world famous English silversmith. There is a large hand engraved armorial to the front with the motto “Spe et Labore” - "By Hope and Work". Weight 1070 grams, 34.4 troy ounces. Height 12 cms. Diameter 24 cms. London 1802. Maker Paul Storr.
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A handsome antique sterling silver bowl with plain classic styling and gadroon borders. Good size. Excellent quality and good g...

Georgian Silver Wine Cooler

9104. Georgian Silver Wine Cooler

1803

WILLIAM PITTS

Price £11,500

A fine antique sterling silver wine cooler of campagna urn form. Outstanding quality. With rams mask handles and garlands of applied vine leaf and grape decoration. Fitted with removable silver liner and cover. Hand engraved with a crest bearing motto "Sic Fidem Teneo". Weight 3716 grams, 119.3 troy ounces. Height 28.5 cm.. Spread 24 cm. Diameter 18.5 cm. London 1803. Maker William Pitts.
Price £11,500

A fine antique sterling silver wine cooler of campagna urn form. Outstanding quality. With rams mask handles and garlands of ap...

Georgian Silver Table Centrepiece

6043. Georgian Silver Table Centrepiece

1807

MARY TROBY

Price £3,500

An elegant antique sterling silver centerpiece complete with matching suite of contemporary cut crystal bowls. Plain oval shape with 4 detachable arms, classical ram’s heads with looped chains, and paw feet. The weight of silver is 1297 grams, 41.7 troy ounces. Height 24.25 cms. Spread 47 cms. Bowls 29.5 x 20.5/13 x 9 cms. All pieces marked London 1807. Maker Mary Troby. Shown here with #8756 antique silver plateau - priced separately.
Price £3,500

An elegant antique sterling silver centerpiece complete with matching suite of contemporary cut crystal bowls. Plain oval shape...

Antique Cork Silver Bowl

7383. Antique Cork Silver Bowl

1810

Price £1,350

A delightful antique Irish provincial silver bowl on pedestal foot. Lovely plain and simple style. Excellent colour. Weight 271 grams, 8.7 troy ounces. Height 13.5 cms. Diameter of top 13 cms. Marked underneath “sterling” with the Cork maker’s mark Gibson. Circa 1810.
Price £1,350

A delightful antique Irish provincial silver bowl on pedestal foot. Lovely plain and simple style. Excellent colour. Weight 271...

Antique Georgian Silver Wine Cistern

8622. Antique Georgian Silver Wine Cistern

1816

JOHN HOULE

Price £15,500

An antique gilt silver bowl of large size and exceptionally heavy weight; this excellent quality is just as you’d expect from a master silversmith trained by the world famous Paul Storr. Raised on a pedestal foot and having hinged lions mask side handles, this oval wine cooler takes two bottles. The deep relief applied decoration is covered in grape and vine leaf ornament, the centre ovals have a Bacchanalian scene with cherubs, a goat and an impish Bacchus, to either side there is a large bird and dolphin. Weight 4218 grams, 135.6 troy ounces. Top 21 x 23.5 cms. Height 18 cms. Sterling silver. London 1816. Maker John Houle, freeman of the Vintners’ Company.
Price £15,500

An antique gilt silver bowl of large size and exceptionally heavy weight; this excellent quality is just as you’d expect from...

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 Dutch Silver Brandy Bowl

9062. Antique Dutch Silver Brandy Bowl

Circa 1843

Price £575

An attractive Dutch silver bowl of oval form on a pedestal foot. The deep embossed decoration shows figural scenes of village life in 19th century Holland, one side with milkmen wearing top hats, the other side with a peasant couple hoeing the land. The cast handles show a classical figure of a maiden and have a prick dot “marriage” inscription of 2 names with the date 1843. Weight 198 grams, 6.3 troy ounces. Height 8.2 cms. Spread 24 cms Top 16 x 13 cms. Marked on the handles and underneath the base with Dutch silver marks, silver grade 833. Circa 1843.
Price £575

An attractive Dutch silver bowl of oval form on a pedestal foot. The deep embossed decoration shows figural scenes of village l...

Pair of Victorian Silver Gilt Tazzas by Walter & John Barnard

7485. Pair of Victorian Silver Gilt Tazzas by Walter & John Barnard

1877

BARNARD BROTHERS, LONDON

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A fantastic quality pair of sterling silver and gilt compotes with central fruit decoration. These heavy dishes resemble from the top a giant circular flower petal with a single flower embossed to alternate segments. The pedestal foot has a pretty flower and leaf decoration and to the front there is an engraved crest and the motto “fortuna sequatur”. Weight 1640 grams, 52.7 troy ounces. Height 13 cms. Diameter 26 cms. London 1877. Maker Walter & John Barnard.
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A fantastic quality pair of sterling silver and gilt compotes with central fruit decoration. These heavy dishes resemble from t...

Antique Queen Anne Style Silver Monteith Bowl

8849. Antique Queen Anne Style Silver Monteith Bowl

1877

CHARLES STUART HARRIS, LONDON

Price £7,750

A large and handsome antique sterling punch bowl in the early 18th century style with lions mask side handles, typical ribbed body decoration and a decorative cartouche to the front. The shaped scalloped rim is detachable; this is used to hold stem glasses, punch ladle and lemon squeezer and a bowl of this type is referred to as a Monteith. Weight of silver 3426 grams, 110 troy ounces. Height 19 cms (without rim), 25 cms (with rim), diameter 37 cms. London 1877. Maker Charles Stuart Harris.
Price £7,750

A large and handsome antique sterling punch bowl in the early 18th century style with lions mask side handles, typical ribbed b...

Pair of Victorian Silver Plated Compotes

8276 . Pair of Victorian Silver Plated Compotes

Circa 1880

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An excellent quality pair of decorative antique silver plated tazzas with cast cherubs and a tree support, all standing on a circular base. The circular crystal bowls have an all over etched leaf design. Total height 22/23 cms. Diameter of bowl 20 cms. Unmarked. Silver plated. Circa 1880.
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An excellent quality pair of decorative antique silver plated tazzas with cast cherubs and a tree support, all standing on a ci...

Antique Indian Silver Bowl

8978. Antique Indian Silver Bowl

Circa 1900

Price £950

A good quality antique silver bowl with a deep relief embossed design of dancers in a forest. Excellent weight. Underneath there is an engraved peacock. Weight 990 grams, 31.8 troy ounces. Height 15.2 cms. Diameter 22 cms (max), 17 cms (top rim). Unmarked silver. Probably Indian or Burmese. Circa 1900.
Price £950

A good quality antique silver bowl with a deep relief embossed design of dancers in a forest. Excellent weight. Underneath ther...

Antique Silver Plate and Horn Cornucopia

7593. Antique Silver Plate and Horn Cornucopia

Circa 1900

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A decorative pair of horn vases with a graceful curved shape and silver plated mounts. Lovely for flowers. Height 33 cms. Diameter of top 11 cms. Spread 28 cms. These horns have been used as drinking vessels through the ages since classical antiquity times although in more recently their use has been more ceremonial. Circa 1900.
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A decorative pair of horn vases with a graceful curved shape and silver plated mounts. Lovely for flowers. Height 33 cms. Diame...

Large Continental Silver Jardiniere and Wine Cistern

9110. Large Continental Silver Jardiniere and Wine Cistern

Circa 1900

Price £4,500

A fantastic show. A large antique silver centre bowl or jardinière of oval bombe form. Excellent quality. The cast cherub handles are beautifully modelled, the body is smothered in shell embossed decoration and has a sea foam border. Very large capacity, will take 6 bottles. Weight 3610 grams, Spread 59 cms. Height 14 (to top of cherub’s head). Top measures 44.5 x 30.5 cms. Height 19 cms. Marked underneath with a continental silver mark and silver grade “800”. Possibly German, circa 1900.
Price £4,500

A fantastic show. A large antique silver centre bowl or jardinière of oval bombe form. Excellent quality. The cast cherub hand...

Pair of French Silver and Crystal Tazza Bowls

8413. Pair of French Silver and Crystal Tazza Bowls

Circa 1900

Price £650

A very pretty pair of antique serving dishes on gilt silver tazzas. The engraved crystal glass bowls have a gilt border and are decorated with swags and baskets of flowers. Height 15 cms. Diameter of bowl 23 cms. Bases marked with a French silver stamp. Circa 1900.
Price £650

A very pretty pair of antique serving dishes on gilt silver tazzas. The engraved crystal glass bowls have a gilt border and are...

Pair of Russian Silver and Niello Bottle Stands

6735. Pair of Russian Silver and Niello Bottle Stands

Circa 1950

Price £585

An attractive pair of antique parcel gilt silver bottle holders having decorative pierced sides with applied niello work. Decorated by hand, each has minor variations. Weight 460 grams, 14.7 troy ounces. Diameter 12.5 cms. Spread 19 cms. Height 8.5 cms. Stamped underneath with Russian silver marks. Circa 1950.
Price £585

An attractive pair of antique parcel gilt silver bottle holders having decorative pierced sides with applied niello work. Decor...

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