Early Silver pre 1740

Antique Queen Anne Silver Tea Caddy

9039. Antique Queen Anne Silver Tea Caddy

1700

JOSEPH WARD

Price £1,350

A good quality early English silver caddy of plain rectangular design with canted corners. *Britannia standard silver. The lift off cap doubles as a tea measure. Hand engraved to one side with a crest, to the other there is a decorative monogram. Weight 118 grams, 3.7 troy ounces. Height 16.5 cms. Base 6.2 x 4.2 cms. London 1700. Maker Joseph Ward. This box matches #9034 George III tea caddy.
Price £1,350

A good quality early English silver caddy of plain rectangular design with canted corners. *Britannia standard silver. The lift...

Antique Augsburg Silver Goblet

9035. Antique Augsburg Silver Goblet

Circa 1630

Price £5,500

A good antique German silver wine cup of tapering form over a shaped pedestal and flared foot. Pineapple decoration. Original fire gilt. Contains 165 ml. Weight 169 grams, 5.4 troy ounces. Height 16.6 cms. Diameter 6.9 cms. Stamped on both the rim and foot with the Augsburg town mark, makers mark and assay scrape. Maker David Roll. Circa 1630.
Price £5,500

A good antique German silver wine cup of tapering form over a shaped pedestal and flared foot. Pineapple decoration. Original f...

Antique James I Silver Wine Cup

9032. Antique James I Silver Wine Cup

1617

Price £17,500

A rare early English sterling silver goblet dating to the reign of James I. 400 years old and in very good condition. Plain tapering form over a baluster column and simple pedestal foot. This cup is an outstanding piece of antique silver in every way. Large size. Excellent patina. Heavy weight and gauge of silver. Fully marked in a straight line just below the rim and has the lion passant and scratch weight on the underside of the foot. Charming hand beaten finish as you’d expect from this period. Contains 500 ml. Weight 306 grams, 9.8 troy ounces. Height 20 cms. Diameter of top 10.7 cms. London 1617. Makers mark either “FS” or “SF”, a known cup maker of the period – see Jacksons page 107. *It’s very rare for a mark of this period to have a name associated with it.
Price £17,500

A rare early English sterling silver goblet dating to the reign of James I. 400 years old and in very good condition. Plain tap...

Antique Spanish Silver Wall Plaque

9029. Antique Spanish Silver Wall Plaque

Circa 1700

Price £1,950

A highly decorative piece of early continental silver. An antique sterling silver figural plaque in high relief with gilt highlights. The scene, taken from the Old Testament of the Bible, depicts the story of Abraham and Isaac. Height 46 cms. Width 27.5 cms. Stamped in many places with 2 continental silver marks. Probably Spanish circa 1700.
Price £1,950

A highly decorative piece of early continental silver. An antique sterling silver figural plaque in high relief with gilt highl...

George II Silver Candlesticks

9026. George II Silver Candlesticks

1737

JAMES GOULD

Price £4,450

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver candle holders with detachable sconces. Very attractive design with knopped columns and shaped bases. Heavy cast silver and good original colour. Each has a hand engraved armorial within the well of the base. Total weight 891 grams, 28.6 troy ounces. Height 18 cms. Base 10.2. London 1737. Maker James Gould.
Price £4,450

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver candle holders with detachable sconces. Very attractive design with knopped columns ...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Lemon Strainer

9020. Antique Queen Anne Silver Lemon Strainer

Circa 1710

JOHN CHARTIER

Price £1,650

A rare early English antique silver strainer of circular form with a turned over rim. *Britannia standard silver. The bowl has drilled pierced holes with a five-pointed star to the centre. The acanthus shaped handles have hand decoration. Weight 68 grams, 2.1 troy oz. Spread 18.5 cm, 7.5 inches. Marked to the reverse of handles with the Britannia standard mark for John Chartier and second makers mark, F R or IB in a shaped cartouche with two pellets above. London circa 1710-15.
Price £1,650

A rare early English antique silver strainer of circular form with a turned over rim. *Britannia standard silver. The bowl has ...

Antique George I Silver Flagons

9013. Antique George I Silver Flagons

1720

JONAH CLIFTON

Price £18,750

A magnificent pair of early English silver lidded flagons with a tall vertical sided body on a spreading base. Britannia standard silver*. Good plain design. Uninscribed. The graceful curved handles have a large cast and scrolled thumb piece. Weight 1166 grams, 37.4 troy ounces and 1185 grams, 38.1 troy ounces. Height 26.5 cms (to top of thumb piece). Diameter 10 cms (top), 13 cms (base). Spread 18 cms. London 1720. Maker Jonah Clifton
Price £18,750

A magnificent pair of early English silver lidded flagons with a tall vertical sided body on a spreading base. Britannia standa...

Antique William III Silver Porringer and Cover

9002. Antique William III Silver Porringer and Cover

1698

ISAAC DIGHTON

Price £4,950

A rare early English sterling silver porringer with matching lid. The half flute decoration, popular from the reign of William and Mary, is accompanied by fish scale ornament and borders of hand engraving. Good size and weight. The quality and colour is excellent. To the front and back is a large decorative cartouche (uninscribed). Weight 929 grams, 29.8 troy ounces. Height 23 cms (15 cms without lid), Spread across handles 25 cms. Diameter 15 cms. London 1698. Maker Isaac Dighton.
Price £4,950

A rare early English sterling silver porringer with matching lid. The half flute decoration, popular from the reign of William ...

Antique Augsburg Silver Dish

8977. Antique Augsburg Silver Dish

Circa 1700

Price £1,950

A charming little early German silver dish of oval form with a decorative embossed design. The centre depicts a village scene with country style houses and a gentleman out strolling. The raised leafy border is embellished with a garland of flowers. Weight 121 grams, 3.8 troy ounces. Length 20.5 cms. Width 18.5 cms. Marked on the top edge for Augsburg, Germany. Circa 1700.
Price £1,950

A charming little early German silver dish of oval form with a decorative embossed design. The centre depicts a village scene w...

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...

Antique Gilt Silver Box

8961. Antique Gilt Silver Box

Circa 1740

Price £395

A charming little antique gilt silver metal snuff box of Bombay form, the top has a figural scene. Weight 56 grams, 1.8 troy ounces. Height 3 cms. Top 5.8x3 cms. Marked inside the base (unidentified) and the rim has a small assay scrape. Probably German. Circa 1740.
Price £395

A charming little antique gilt silver metal snuff box of Bombay form, the top has a figural scene. Weight 56 grams, 1.8 troy ou...

George I Silver Brandy Pan

8952. George I Silver Brandy Pan

1724

WILLIAM FLEMING

Price £950

An early English silver brandy saucepan with pouring lip and a long ebonised wooden handle. Britannia standard silver*. Good patina and dainty size. Weight 127 grams, 4 troy ounces. Height 6 cms, 8.5 to top of handle. Diameter of top 6 cms. London 1724. Maker William Fleming.
Price £950

An early English silver brandy saucepan with pouring lip and a long ebonised wooden handle. Britannia standard silver*. Good pa...

Antique William III Silver Sugar Caster

8924. Antique William III Silver Sugar Caster

1701

Price £3,350

An early English antique sterling silver muffineer in the traditional lighthouse design with a bayonet fitting, so typical of these very early casters. Unusual small size. This lovely castor is of heavy quality and feels good in the hand. The base is plain styled with fluted borders, the top has excellent quality piercing with hand engraved detail. There is a crest and initial to the front. Weight 208 grams, 6.6 troy ounces. Height 16 cms. Diameter of base 7 cms. London 1701. Maker unidentified.
Price £3,350

An early English antique sterling silver muffineer in the traditional lighthouse design with a bayonet fitting, so typical of t...

Queen Anne Silver Candlesticks

8917. Queen Anne Silver Candlesticks

1703

RICHARD SYNG

Price £9,950

A rare pair of early antique silver candlesticks dating from the reign of Queen Anne. Britannia standard silver*. Excellent size and gauge of silver. These fine candlesticks stand on square canted corner bases with reed columns and multiple gadroon borders. Fixed circular candle sconces. To the front of the base there is a hand engraved coat of arms with a decorative cartouche. Weight 873 grams, 28 troy ounces. Height 24 cms. Base 13.3x13.3 cms. London 1703. Maker Richard Syng, London.
Price £9,950

A rare pair of early antique silver candlesticks dating from the reign of Queen Anne. Britannia standard silver*. Excellent siz...

Antique Swiss Silver Beaker

8899. Antique Swiss Silver Beaker

Circa 1680

Price £950

A handsome antique silver beaker of tapering form and plain style. The body with simulated snakeskin texture. Initial “P” to the front. Original pale gilt interior. Contains 250 ml. Weight 99 grams, 3.1 troy ounces. Height 8.7 cms. Diameter 7.5 cms (top), 6 cms (base). Stamped underneath with Swiss silver marks for Zurich. Circa 1680.
Price £950

A handsome antique silver beaker of tapering form and plain style. The body with simulated snakeskin texture. Initial “P” t...

George II Silver Mug

8888. George II Silver Mug

1725

WILLIAM DARKER

Price £875

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of straight sided baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Lovely hand beaten silver, good gauge. To the front there is a hand engraved crest of a dragon with outstretched wings. Contains 270 ml, half pint. Weight 208 grams, 6.8 troy ounces. Height 9.5 cms (to top of handle). Diameter 7 cms (top), 6,7 cms (base). London 1725. Maker probably William Darker.
Price £875

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of straight sided baluster form with a simple scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Love...

Antique Dutch Silver Miniature Chamberstick

8869. Antique Dutch Silver Miniature Chamberstick

Circa 1720

Price £450

A lovely little antique silver toy chamberstick with the long handle typical of the period. It looks like an exact copy of a full size original. Length 7.2 cms. Diameter 2.7 cms. Marked underneath with a Dutch makers mark*. Hoorn, Netherlands. Circa 1700.
Price £450

A lovely little antique silver toy chamberstick with the long handle typical of the period. It looks like an exact copy of a fu...

Antique George II Silver Jug

8867. Antique George II Silver Jug

1728

GEORGE GREENHILL JONES

Price £750

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.
Price £750

As attractive little antique sterling silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Good plain style and nic...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Candlesticks

8828. Antique Queen Anne Silver Candlesticks

1713

THOMAS FOLKINGHAM

Price £17,500

A rare set of four early English silver candlesticks from the early 1700’s. Britannia standard silver*. Very solid cast silver with octagonal form and baluster columns. Lovely plain style in keeping with the period. Each stick bears a hand engraved lion crest, for the Turnor family, on the base. Excellent colour. Weight 1374 grams, 44.1 troy ounces. Height 17.5 cms. Base 10.3 cms square. London 1713. Maker Thomas Folkingham.
Price £17,500

A rare set of four early English silver candlesticks from the early 1700’s. Britannia standard silver*. Very solid cast silve...

George II Silver Beer Jug

8765. George II Silver Beer Jug

1738

RICHARD BAYLEY, LONDON

Price £5,750

A handsome antique sterling silver jug of baluster shape on a plain circular cast foot. Hand engraved to the front with an armorial. Contains 950 ml. Weight 645 grams, 20.7 troy ounces. Height 18 cms. Spread 14.5 cms. London 1738. Makers Richard Bayley.
Price £5,750

A handsome antique sterling silver jug of baluster shape on a plain circular cast foot. Hand engraved to the front with an armo...

Queen Anne Irish Silver Octofoil Salver

8760. Queen Anne Irish Silver Octofoil Salver

Circa 1710

THOMAS BOLTON

Price £8,950

A rare antique silver octofoil salver with a scalloped border and standing on 3 curved panelled feet. Very plain style. This piece is made of heavy gauge silver and has a good weight. The patina is excellent. Hand engraved to the centre is a contemporary armorial within a decorative cartouche. Weight 734 grams, 23.6 troy ounces. Diameter 265 cms. Height 5.5 cms. Dublin circa 1710. Maker Thomas Bolton (or Boulton), Dublin silversmith, working circa 1710. These 8 sided salvers generally date between 1710 and 1730 and are extremely sought after.
Price £8,950

A rare antique silver octofoil salver with a scalloped border and standing on 3 curved panelled feet. Very plain style. This pi...

Antique Charles II Silver Porringer and Lid

8739. Antique Charles II Silver Porringer and Lid

1675

Price £6,850

A rare piece of early English silver. A large plain style antique sterling silver porringer with side handles. The matching lid has a capstan shaped finial so that the lid can be turned upside down and used on its own as a saucer. This is the form of the early Restoration porringer, with a bellied shape and the lid sitting over the upper rim. There is a small silver support either side next to the handle for the lid to sit on. To the front there is a large hand engraved armorial and griffin crest within a cartouche of plumage feathers. The lid finial is similarly decorated. Weight 375 grams, 12 troy ounces. Height 14 cms (total), 10 cms (cup), 4.5 cms (lid). Diameter 10 cms. Spread across the handles 17 cms. London 1675. Makers mark “SR”* in a shield (there are 2 similar marks in Jacksons, see page 124 and 129, bottom of the page).
Price £6,850

A rare piece of early English silver. A large plain style antique sterling silver porringer with side handles. The matching lid...

Antique Augsburg Silver Beaker

8710. Antique Augsburg Silver Beaker

Circa 1690

Price £1,650

An excellent quality antique silver stipple ground beaker of tapering form and plain style, the body with simulated dotted texture. Simple shape with concentric double ribbed detail to the top. Contains 160 ml. Weight 120 grams, 3.8 troy ounces. Height 7.5 cms. Stamped underneath with German silver marks (assay scrape and the pineapple Augsburg town mark). Makers mark “DS” for Dominik Zaler (listed in Rosenberg). Circa 1690.
Price £1,650

An excellent quality antique silver stipple ground beaker of tapering form and plain style, the body with simulated dotted text...

Charles II Silver Wine Taster

8705. Charles II Silver Wine Taster

1669

Price £3,950 (Reserved)

A rare early English silver dish of circular shallow form with two simple side handles. Lovely design with fleur de lys and dots to the lower body and to the centre a large flower within a circle of punched dots. Weight 77 grams, 2.4 troy ounces. Height 3 cms (4 cms to top of handle). Diameter 9.4 cms. Spread across handles 18.5 cms. English silver hallmarks stamped around the edge for London 1669. Makers mark GS (Jacksons P.127 – see photo).
Price £3,950 (Reserved)

A rare early English silver dish of circular shallow form with two simple side handles. Lovely design with fleur de lys and dot...

George I Silver Chocolate Pot

8703. George I Silver Chocolate Pot

1719

Price £6,950

A rare early English antique silver chocolate pot with straight tapering sides and domed lid typical of the period. Britannia standard silver*. Ivory side handle. Large size and good weight. The lid is detachable and is held in place by a pin and chain. The top finial is removable so that the chocolate can be stirred. Hand engraved to the front is a good contemporary armorial within a decorative cartouche. Contains 780 ml.Weight 780 grams, 25 troy ounces. Height 24 cms. Diameter of base 11.4 cms. London 1719. Maker either David Willaume or John Wisdome.
Price £6,950

A rare early English antique silver chocolate pot with straight tapering sides and domed lid typical of the period. Britannia s...

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 Augsburg Silver Dish

8683. Antique Augsburg Silver Dish

Circa 1650

Price £1,950

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 raised dot decoration. The cast side handles are very pretty. Original interior gilding and a gilt around the top on the outside. Weight 129 grams, 4.1 troy ounces. Height 3 cms (4.5 cms to top of handle). Top of dish measures 16 x 14 cms. Marked on either side of one of the handles with German silver marks for Augsburg and on the inside rim with the makers mark for Hans Jakob Baur. Circa 1650.
Price £1,950

An early antique German silver dish (or possibly wine taster) of plain oval form with a scalloped border. To the centre there i...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Caster

8682. Antique Queen Anne Silver Caster

1712

CHARLES ADAM

Price £2,550

An early English antique silver muffineer from the early 1700 period. Britannia standard silver*. Large size. Baluster shape. Excellent plain style. The top has a bayonet fitting and has two panels of pretty piercing with hand engraving. The castor base is plain with just a hand engraved lion crest to the front. Weight 308 grams, 9.9 troy ounces. Height 20 cms. London 1712. Makers mark for Charles Adams.
Price £2,550

An early English antique silver muffineer from the early 1700 period. Britannia standard silver*. Large size. Baluster shape. E...

George II Silver Coffee Pot

8678. George II Silver Coffee Pot

1730

THOMAS FARREN

Price £1,950

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.
Price £1,950

An elegant plain style antique sterling silver coffee pot with straight tapering sides and a domed lid. Large size. To the fron...

George II Silver Candlesticks

8646. George II Silver Candlesticks

1740

THOMAS GILPIN

Price £4,950

A fine pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with faceted columns and shaped bases. Heavy cast silver and good original colour. The sconces are hand engraved to one side with an armorial within a decorative cartouche, the other side with a crest. Underneath there is a hand engraved inscription. Weight 943 grams, 30.3 troy ounces. Height 18 cms. Bases 11 cms square. London 1740. Maker Thomas Gilpin.
Price £4,950

A fine pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with faceted columns and shaped bases. Heavy cast silver and good original ...

George I Silver Chamberstick

8639. George I Silver Chamberstick

1722

JAMES FRAILLON

Price £4,750

A rare early English sterling 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 400 grams, 12.8 troy ounces. Diameter 14.5 cms. Length 23.5 cms. London 1722. By James Fraillon.
Price £4,750

A rare early English sterling silver chamber stick (also known as a go to bed) with the solid design and excellent heavy gauge ...

Antique William III Porringer

8610. Antique William III Porringer

1690

Price £5,500

A rare early English sterling silver porringer hand engraved with the charming decoration of Chinese figures, birds, foliage etc. This chinoiserie decoration was popular over about a ten year period towards the end of the 17th century – it is rarely found and adds considerably to the piece. Excellent colour. Contains 330 ml. Weight 156 grams, 5 troy ounces. Height 7.5 cms. Spread 14.75 cms. Diameter 9 cms. London 1690. Maker TC* (see Jacksons Pickering version Page 133).
Price £5,500

A rare early English sterling silver porringer hand engraved with the charming decoration of Chinese figures, birds, foliage et...

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...

George II Silver Candlesticks

8591. George II Silver Candlesticks

1740

BENJAMIN GODFREY

Price £6,850

An excellent pair of early English antique silver candlesticks by the sought after maker Benjamin Godfrey. Fine quality and made of heavy gauge cast silver. In the French Huguenot taste, each with a knopped baluster stem on spreading circular base and decorative border. These stunning candlesticks are beautifully chased all over. Weight 1180 grams, 37.9 troy ounces. Height 25.5 cms. Base diameter 12.5 cms. London 1740. Maker Benjamin Godfrey.
Price £6,850

An excellent pair of early English antique silver candlesticks by the sought after maker Benjamin Godfrey. Fine quality and mad...

Charles II Silver Tumbler Cup

8580. Charles II Silver Tumbler Cup

1675

Price £7,500

A rare early English sterling silver cup of simple plain design. A large example with superb fish scale chasing. To the front there is the hand engraved crest of a pirate wearing a bandana, all over a piece of rope. The heavy round and weighted base allows the cup to stay upright when knocked from side to side. Good gauge silver. Contains 330 ml. Excellent patina. Weight 220 grams, 7 troy ounces. Height 7 cms. Diameter 9 cms. London 1675. Maker “TH” (Jackson Pickford edition page 128*)
Price £7,500

A rare early English sterling silver cup of simple plain design. A large example with superb fish scale chasing. To the front t...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Caster

8574. Antique Queen Anne Silver Caster

1707

CHARLES ADAM

Price £1,950

An early English antique silver muffineer from the early 1700 period. Britannia standard silver*. Large size. Baluster shape. Excellent plain style. The top has a bayonet fitting and has two panels of pretty piercing with hand engraving. The base is plain with just a hand engraved lion crest to the front. Weight 265 grams, 8.5 troy ounces. Height 20.5 cms. London 1707. Makers mark for Charles Adams.
Price £1,950

An early English antique silver muffineer from the early 1700 period. Britannia standard silver*. Large size. Baluster shape. E...

Georgian Silver Egg Cruet

8564. Georgian Silver Egg Cruet

1716 to 1720

REBECCA EMES & EDWARD BARNARD I

Price £2,250

A very decorative antique sterling silver egg frame with 4 egg cups and a salt cellar, with hinged handle, at the top. Typical ornament of the period with broad gadroon borders, acanthus mounted supports and splay shell feet. The cups and salt all have the original gilt interiors. Supplied with a matched set of 4 antique sterling silver egg spoons. Weight (excluding spoons) 736 grams, 23.6 troy ounces. Total height 20 cms (to top of handle). Base of frame 13.5 x 13.5 cms. Egg cruet frame and egg cups - London 1816/17/20, maker Emes & Barnard. Spoons - London 1833, maker William Chawner.
Price £2,250

A very decorative antique sterling silver egg frame with 4 egg cups and a salt cellar, with hinged handle, at the top. Typical ...

George I Silver Bullet Teapot

8550. George I Silver Bullet Teapot

1723

GABRIEL SLEATH (1674-1756)

Price £4,950

A fine antique sterling silver bullet shape teapot. Lovely plain shape with a straight spout and very small size. This is a very early teapot. Although a few 17th century teapots exist there is very little likelihood of finding one before 1710. The earlier the teapot the smaller they tend to be as tea was a very expensive commodity. Weight 298 grams, 9.5 troy ounces. Height 11.5 cms. Spread 18.5 cms. London 1723. Maker Gabriel Sleath.
Price £4,950

A fine antique sterling silver bullet shape teapot. Lovely plain shape with a straight spout and very small size. This is a ver...

Antique William III Silver Chocolate Pot

8549. Antique William III Silver Chocolate Pot

1701

Price £6,250

A rare early English antique silver chocolate pot with straight tapering sides and domed lid typical of the period. This can also be used for coffee. Britannia standard silver*. Side handle. Large size and good weight. To the front there is a large hand engraved armorial and crest. A nice feature is the little hinged flap on the end of the spout. Weight 777 grams, 24.9 troy ounces. Height 26 cms. Diameter of top 7 cms, of the base 11.5 cms. Contains 1100 ml. London 1701. Maker William Gamble.
Price £6,250

A rare early English antique silver chocolate pot with straight tapering sides and domed lid typical of the period. This can al...

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...

George II Silver Cream Jug

8446. George II Silver Cream Jug

1732

WILLIAM DARKER

Price £875

An excellent little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Good plain style and nice weight. Excellent colour. Contains 75 ml. Weight 87 grams, 2.7 troy ounces. Height 8.5 cms (to top of handle). Spread 7.25 cms across the top. Sterling silver. London 1732. Maker William Darker.
Price £875

An excellent little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Good plain style and nice we...

Queen Anne Silver Brandy Saucepan

8409. Queen Anne Silver Brandy Saucepan

1709

Price £1,150

A rare early English silver brandy pan with wooden side handle. Britannia standard silver. Brandy saucepans first made an appearance during the reign of Queen Anne so this is a very early example. Good size and lovely hammered finish with good patina. Weight 332 grams, 10.6 troy ounces. Height 10 cms. Spread 22.5 cms. Diameter 9 cms (top), 11 cms (max). London 1709. Maker Joseph Sheene.
Price £1,150

A rare early English silver brandy pan with wooden side handle. Britannia standard silver. Brandy saucepans first made an appea...

Antique Irish Silver Candlesticks

8403. Antique Irish Silver Candlesticks

1737

JOHN HAMILTON OF DUBLIN (died 1751)

Price £6,200

A rare pair of early Dublin cast candlesticks having octagonal bases with sunken wells and diamond faceting. The baluster stem follows the outline of the base. This is very desirable shape. Sterling silver. Lovely plain style and good gauge silver. Weight 662 grams, 21.2 troy ounces. Height 15.5 cms. Base 10 cms. Each is stamped within the well of the base with Irish silver hallmarks for Dublin 1737. Maker John Hamilton.
Price £6,200

A rare pair of early Dublin cast candlesticks having octagonal bases with sunken wells and diamond faceting. The baluster stem ...

Charles II Silver Porringer

8394. Charles II Silver Porringer

1673

Price £2,250

A rare early English silver porringer of small size having 2 side handles and belly shape. Lovely original hand beaten finish. Weight 69 grams, 2.2 troy ounces. Height 5.5 cms. Diameter 6 cms. London 1673. Maker IC*.
Price £2,250

A rare early English silver porringer of small size having 2 side handles and belly shape. Lovely original hand beaten finish. ...

George I Silver Coffee Pot

8389. George I Silver Coffee Pot

1720

CHRISTOPHER CANNER II

Price £3,950

A fine early antique silver coffee pot with plain styling, domed lid and engraved armorial both sides. Britannia standard silver*. This lovely pot has an excellent colour and good gauge silver. Weight 747 grams, 24 troy ounces. Height 24.5 cms. Spread 19 cms. Diameter of base 12 cms. London 1720. Maker Christopher Canner II.
Price £3,950

A fine early antique silver coffee pot with plain styling, domed lid and engraved armorial both sides. Britannia standard silve...

Antique William & Mary Silver Sugar Caster

8362. Antique William & Mary Silver Sugar Caster

1690

Price £3,850

A late 17th century antique sterling silver muffineer in the traditional lighthouse design with a bayonet fitting, so typical of these very early casters. This lovely castor is of heavy quality and feels good in the hand. 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 310 grams, 9.9 troy ounces. Height 20 cms. Diameter of base 8.5 cms. London 1690. Makers mark for Thomas Brydon (overstruck) - see Jacksons page 148, bottom mark.
Price £3,850

A late 17th century antique sterling silver muffineer in the traditional lighthouse design with a bayonet fitting, so typical o...

Antique Charles II Silver Porringer

8345. Antique Charles II Silver Porringer

1670

Price £3,550

A rare early English silver porringer having 2 side handles and belly shape. Lovely original hand beaten finish. Good gauge silver. Excellent colour. Weight 313 grams, 10 troy ounces. Height 10 cms. Diameter 11 cms. London 1670. Maker “A.L” with stars (see Jacksons page 128) - see photo. *It’s very rare for a mark of this period to have a name associated with it.
Price £3,550

A rare early English silver porringer having 2 side handles and belly shape. Lovely original hand beaten finish. Good gauge sil...

Queen Anne Irish Silver Footed Salver

8312. Queen Anne Irish Silver Footed Salver

1706

Price £1,850

A lovely early Irish antique silver tazza with simple reed border and pedestal foot. Beautiful plain style typical of the period. Hand engraved to the centre is an angel holding a sword and shield; very charming. The underside is initialled F over D.A. Weight 155 gms, 5 troy ounces. Height 5 cms. Diameter 13.5 cms. Marked on top and the foot with Irish silver stamps for Dublin 1706. Maker Henry Matthews.
Price £1,850

A lovely early Irish antique silver tazza with simple reed border and pedestal foot. Beautiful plain style typical of the perio...

Early Antique Nuremberg Silver Wine Taster

8290. Early Antique Nuremberg Silver Wine Taster

Circa 1660

Price £1,450

A rare piece of early German silver. This charming little 17th century silver taster has scalloped borders and shaped side handles. The centre is embossed with a single flower stem surrounded by simple leaf motifs picked out with prick dot chasing. Traces of the original gilt finish, Weight 41 grams, 1.3 troy ounces. Width across handles 11.5 cm. Height 2.7 cms. Top 10.4 x 9.8 cms. German silver hallmarks stamped around the edge for Nuremberg circa 1660. Maker Reinhold Ruhl, noted for his fine quality cups and beakers.
Price £1,450

A rare piece of early German silver. This charming little 17th century silver taster has scalloped borders and shaped side hand...

Antique Irish Silver Candlesticks

8238. Antique Irish Silver Candlesticks

1723

JOSEPH WALKER OF DUBLIN

Price £6,750

A rare pair of early Dublin cast candlesticks having octagonal bases with sunken wells and diamond faceting. The baluster stem follows the outline of the base. This is very desirable shape. Sterling silver. Lovely plain style and good gauge silver. Weight 627 grams, 20 troy ounces. Height 16.5 cms. Base 10.6 cms. Each is stamped within the well of the base with Irish silver hallmarks for Dublin 1723. Maker Joseph Walker (see Jacksons page 629). Also stamped on the edge of the capitals with the harp mark.
Price £6,750

A rare pair of early Dublin cast candlesticks having octagonal bases with sunken wells and diamond faceting. The baluster stem ...

Antique German Silver Spirit Funnel

8223. Antique German Silver Spirit Funnel

Circa 1720

Price £585

A charming little antique silver funnel of single piece design without a pierced strainer. Funnels of this type were smaller in size and used for decanting liquor, or possibly perfume. Of plain form and having a simple band of hand engraved decoration around the top edge. Weight 32 grams, 1 troy ounce. Height 5.3 cms. Diameter 5.4 cms. Marked around the edge with German silver marks for the town Augsburg. Maker "S" under 2 stars (Rosenberg page 202) Circa 1720.
Price £585

A charming little antique silver funnel of single piece design without a pierced strainer. Funnels of this type were smaller in...

Charles II Silver Tumbler Cup

8156. Charles II Silver Tumbler Cup

1680

Price £3,950

A rare early English sterling silver cup of simple plain design. An excellent example. The round and weighted base allows the cup to stay upright when knocked from side to side. Good gauge silver and patina. It is interesting to see the early workmanship – the original hammered finish on the inside surface and the reinforced and weighted base. Contains 150 ml. Weight 103 grams, 3.3 troy ounces. Height 5.1 cms. Diameter 7.25 cms. London 1680. Maker probably “DL”* (Jacksons page 131).
Price £3,950

A rare early English sterling silver cup of simple plain design. An excellent example. The round and weighted base allows the c...

George I Silver Bowl

8155. George I Silver Bowl

1722

JOSEPH CLARE

Price £2,750

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.
Price £2,750

A charming antique sterling silver bowl with an applied wire rim and raised on a spreading foot. Very plain styling and excelle...

Charles II Miniature Silver Wine Taster

8131. Charles II Miniature Silver Wine Taster

Circa 1670

Price £1,150 (Reserved)

A rare early English toy two-handled wine taster in sterling silver from the reign of Charles II. With a simple plain form and wirework handles. This little cup has an excellent patina and hammered finish. Contains 10 ml approx. Weight 12 grams. Height 2 cms. Diameter of top 4.5 cms. Spread across handles 6.7 cms. Marked underneath with the makers mark only “WH conjoined, mullet below”. Mark entered 1670 (see Jacksons page 130*).
Price £1,150 (Reserved)

A rare early English toy two-handled wine taster in sterling silver from the reign of Charles II. With a simple plain form and ...

Queen Anne Silver Candlesticks by Simon Pantin

7762. Queen Anne Silver Candlesticks by Simon Pantin

1709

SIMON PANTIN (died 1728)

Price £8,950

A beautiful pair of rare early English silver candlesticks. Britannia standard silver*. Lovely plain style in keeping with the period. Very solid and heavy cast metal with knopped and baluster vase shaped stems and square hollowed out bases with canted corners. Traces of a crest. Excellent colour. Weight 795 grams, 25.5 troy ounces. Height 16.5 cms. Base 10 cms square. London 1709. Maker Simon Pantin.
Price £8,950

A beautiful pair of rare early English silver candlesticks. Britannia standard silver*. Lovely plain style in keeping with the ...

George II Silver Brandy Pan by George Wickes

7727. George II Silver Brandy Pan by George Wickes

1729

GEORGE WICKES (c.1698-c.1761)

Price £3,450

A very large size early English silver brandy saucepan with a pouring lip and a long ebonised wooden handle. Good patina. To the front there is a good hand engraved crest with a coronet. Contains 1500 ml. Weight 790 grams, 25.4 troy ounces. Height 12 cms, 17.5 to top of handle. Diameter of top 12 cms. London 1729. Maker George Wickes.
Price £3,450

A very large size early English silver brandy saucepan with a pouring lip and a long ebonised wooden handle. Good patina. To th...

William III Silver Mug

7425. William III Silver Mug

1694

Price £1,450

A rare early antique sterling silver tankard with straight sides and a simple strap handle with a beaded rat tail. Decorated with bands of reed to the top and a band of hand engraved stars/fleur de lys over an embossed fluted panel to the lower body. Excellent colour. To the front is an engraved monogram. Height 9.5 cms. Diameter 9.0 cms (base). Contains 450 ml, ¾ pint. Weight 224 grams, 7.2 troy ounces. London 1694. Maker HO see Jacksons Page 147.
Price £1,450

A rare early antique sterling silver tankard with straight sides and a simple strap handle with a beaded rat tail. Decorated wi...

Charles II Silver Wine Taster

7286. Charles II Silver Wine Taster

1669

Price £3,450

A rare early English silver dish of circular shallow form with two wrythen side handles. Lovely simple design with a half fluted design to the lower body, bands of matting, and prick dot decoration. Weight 143 grams, 4.6 troy ounces. Height 3.5 cms. Diameter 13.5 cms. Spread across handles 18.5 cms. English silver hallmarks stamped around the edge for London 1669. Makers mark IK* (Jacksons P.125).
Price £3,450

A rare early English silver dish of circular shallow form with two wrythen side handles. Lovely simple design with a half flute...

Set of 3 George II Silver Casters

7245. Set of 3 George II Silver Casters

1729

SAMUEL WELDER

Price £2,600

A fantastic quality set of 3 antique sterling silver castors with pierced removable tops. Classic plain style. Very heavy gauge. Weight 739 grams, 23.7 troy ounces. Tall castor - height 18.5 cms. Pair of smaller castors - height 14 cms. London 1729. Maker Samuel Welder.
Price £2,600

A fantastic quality set of 3 antique sterling silver castors with pierced removable tops. Classic plain style. Very heavy gauge...

George II Silver Bullet Teapot

6514. George II Silver Bullet Teapot

1729

Price £3,850

A rare antique sterling silver teapot of small size. Very charming with plain body and engraved decoration to the top. The spout is prettily shaped with acanthus leaf decoration to the tip. Excellent colour. Weight 397 grams, 12.7 troy ounces. Height 12 cms. Spread 20 cms. London 1729. Maker Samuel Margas. The bullet shaped teapot is probably one of the best known types of the George II period and the lid of this one has a cleverly concealed flush hinge which is difficult to distinguish as the engraver has continued the decoration over this area.
Price £3,850

A rare antique sterling silver teapot of small size. Very charming with plain body and engraved decoration to the top. The spou...

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