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Rare Charles II Provincial Silver Mug

9199. Rare Charles II Provincial Silver Mug

1683

Price £5,950

Exceptionally rare York mug. A large antique 17th Century sterling silver mug of tapering cylindrical form with a reed border and large scroll handle engraved with the initials "FL WM". Superb condition and patina. Lovely hand beaten finish. Contains 850 ml. Weight 395 grams, 12.7 troy ounces. Height 11.8cm. Diameter 10.3cm (top).11.4 cms (base). Excellent deep punches. York 1683. Maker Marmeduke Best.
Price £5,950

Exceptionally rare York mug. A large antique 17th Century sterling silver mug of tapering cylindrical form with a reed border a...

Antique James II Silver Mug

9198. Antique James II Silver Mug

1686

Price £4,750

A rare early English silver mug of large size and very heavy gauge silver dating from the James II period. With a plain straight sided form, simple reeded bands to top and base and an “S” scroll handle. To the front is an impressive hand engraved armorial with the crest of a sheep and the motto “Felice Chi Puo”. Excellent colour. Weight 475 grams, 15.2 troy ounces. Height 11 cm. Diameter 8.6 cm (top), 10 cm (base). Contains 1 pint. London 1686. Makers mark entered in Jacksons Page 142. Handle unmarked.
Price £4,750

A rare early English silver mug of large size and very heavy gauge silver dating from the James II period. With a plain straigh...

George III Silver Chamberstick by Paul Storr

9197. George III Silver Chamberstick by Paul Storr

1815

PAUL STORR, LONDON (1771-1844)

Price £2,750

A rare antique sterling silver chamber stick with the excellent quality you’d expect from this world famous English silversmith. Plain classic Georgian style with broad shell and gadroon borders. Good gauge silver. Total weight 490 grams, 15.7 troy ounces. Height 10 cms. Diameter 17.5 cms. The chamberstick, nozzle and candle snuffer are all marked London 1815. Maker Paul Storr.
Price £2,750

A rare antique sterling silver chamber stick with the excellent quality you’d expect from this world famous English silversmi...

George II Silver Covered Beer Jug

9196. George II Silver Covered Beer Jug

1730

PEZÉ PILLEAU

Price £8,750

A rare early English sterling silver jug with a hinged lid. This handsome jug has a plain design with cast foot and handle and to the front there is a hand engraved armorial with the motto “Post Tenebras Lux”. This is an impressive jug and very heavy quality. Excellent colour. Contains 2 litres. Weight 1259 grams, 40.4 troy ounces. Height 26 cms. Spread 17 cms. Base diameter 11 cms. Marked on lid and base for London 1730. Maker Peze Pilleau, a good Huguenot maker.
Price £8,750

A rare early English sterling silver jug with a hinged lid. This handsome jug has a plain design with cast foot and handle and ...

George III Silver Goblets

9194. George III Silver Goblets

1797

HENRY CHAWNER AND JOHN EMES

Price £1,950

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver drinking chalices each with a tapering bowl on a spreading base. Classic plain style and half ribbed body ornament. The rim has a border of fine quality hand engraving and around the base there are three lines of bright cut dot engraving. Original gilt interior. Good gauge silver. Total weight 508 grams, 16.3 troy ounces. Each contains 350 ml. Height 16.5 cms. Diameter 8.9 cms. London 1797. Maker Henry Chawner & John Emes.
Price £1,950

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver drinking chalices each with a tapering bowl on a spreading base. Classic plain style...

Antique Silver and Shell Inkwell

9192. Antique Silver and Shell Inkwell

1837

THOMAS DILLER, LONDON

Price £650

An early 19th century desk item. An unusual sterling silver mounted shell on pedestal foot with a hinge top inkwell, taperstick and snuffer. Height 13.3 cm. Width 15.3 cm. London 1837. Maker Thomas Diller.
Price £650

An early 19th century desk item. An unusual sterling silver mounted shell on pedestal foot with a hinge top inkwell, taperstick...

Vintage Silver Box by Asprey

9191. Vintage Silver Box by Asprey

1928

ASPREY

Price £850

An excellent quality sterling silver box with engine turned decoration. Superb plain design and clean lines. Heavy quality. Solid lid with original gilt lining. Base with original wood lining. Height 4.3 cms. Length 27 cm. Width 16.7 cm. London 1928. Maker Asprey & Co Ltd.
Price £850

An excellent quality sterling silver box with engine turned decoration. Superb plain design and clean lines. Heavy quality. Sol...

Georgian Silver Salver

9190. Georgian Silver Salver

1756

WILLIAM PEASTON

Price £395

A pretty antique sterling silver waiter with reed and shell border. Small size. To the centre is a hand engraved cartouche containing a family crest. Good colour. Scratchweight etched underneath. Weight 193 troy ounces, 6.2 troy ounces. Diameter 15.3 cm. Height 2.4 cm. London 1749. Maker William Peaston. Retailers mark in old cursive script.
Price £395

A pretty antique sterling silver waiter with reed and shell border. Small size. To the centre is a hand engraved cartouche cont...

Antique George III Silver Beaker

9189. Antique George III Silver Beaker

1799

JAMES DARQUITS

Price £750

A good antique sterling silver tumbler with tapering sides and flat foot. Plain style. Hand engraved with 2 separate small crests. Contains 365 ml. Weight 187 grams, 6 troy ounces. Height 10 cm. Diameter of top 8 cm. London 1799. Maker James Darquits.
Price £750

A good antique sterling silver tumbler with tapering sides and flat foot. Plain style. Hand engraved with 2 separate small cres...

Antique George II Silver Jug

9188. Antique George II Silver Jug

1740

Price £695

A delightful little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Larger size than usual. Good plain style and nice weight.. Weight 105 grams, 3.3 troy ounces. Height 9.5 cm. Spread 8.7 cm. London 1740. Maker Thomas Whipham & William Williams.
Price £695

A delightful little early antique silver sparrow beak jug with a tall slim body and pedestal foot. Larger size than usual. Good...

Antique Russian Silver Candlesticks

9187. Antique Russian Silver Candlesticks

1832

Price £1,450

A handsome pair of antique silver candlesticks with removable nozzles. Cast silver. Bands of flower and acanthus leaf decoration to the nozzles, stem and foot. Weight 867 grams, 27.8 troy ounces. Height 22 cm. Diameter of foot 12 cm. Russian silver marks, 84 silver grade* and date 1832.
Price £1,450

A handsome pair of antique silver candlesticks with removable nozzles. Cast silver. Bands of flower and acanthus leaf decoratio...

George II Silver Caster

9186. George II Silver Caster

1735

Price £450

A charming antique sterling silver castor of plain baluster form with a pull off cover pierced and criss-cross engraved. Good colour. Uninscribed. Owners initials etched below. Weight 164 grams, 5.2 troy ounces. Height 15 cms. London 1735. Maker unidentified.
Price £450

A charming antique sterling silver castor of plain baluster form with a pull off cover pierced and criss-cross engraved. Good c...

George II Silver Salvers

9185. George II Silver Salvers

1731

FRANCIS NELME

Price £4,950

A good pair of early English sterling silver salvers of square form raised on shaped feet. This dainty size is often known as a waiter, perfect for standing a wine bottle or glass. To the centre each has a hand engraved crest within a diamond cartouche. Good colour. Scratch weight below. Weight 470 grams, 15.1 troy ounces. Width 14 cm. Height 2 cm. London 1731. Maker Francis Nelme.
Price £4,950

A good pair of early English sterling silver salvers of square form raised on shaped feet. This dainty size is often known as a...

German Silver Wager Cup

9184. German Silver Wager Cup

Circa 1890

Price £1,250

An antique silver model of a marriage cup modelled as a bearded gentleman with outstretched arms holding a cup that swivels. His richly decorated jacket and waistcoat sit over a long skirt which is the inverted drinking cup. Excellent quality and good weight. Parcel gilt. Weight 483 grams, 15.5 troy ounces. Height 31.5 cm. Stamped on the bottom of the skirt with German silver marks. Circa 1890.
Price £1,250

An antique silver model of a marriage cup modelled as a bearded gentleman with outstretched arms holding a cup that swivels. Hi...

Set of 3 George I Silver Casters

9183. Set of 3 George I Silver Casters

1714

WILLIAM FAWDERY

Price £2,450

An excellent set of 3 antique silver castors with pierced removable tops. *Britannia standard silver. Classic plain style. Very heavy gauge. To the front of each there is a hand engraved bird crest. An unusual feature is that one small caster has been fitted with a plain inner sleeve; this is known as a “blind caster” which is the earliest form of mustard pot. Tall castor - height 17.5 cms. Pair of smaller castors - height 14 cms. Weight 623 grams, 20 troy ounces. London 1714. Maker William Fawdery.
Price £2,450

An excellent set of 3 antique silver castors with pierced removable tops. *Britannia standard silver. Classic plain style. Very...

Antique Silver Wine Funnel

9181. Antique Silver Wine Funnel

1834

CHARLES FOX

Price £685

A good antique sterling silver wine strainer with a broad gadroon border and attractive shell thumb piece. Plain style. Weight 122 grams, 3.9 troy ounces. Length 14.4 cms. Diameter 9 cms. London 1834. Maker Charles Fox.
Price £685

A good antique sterling silver wine strainer with a broad gadroon border and attractive shell thumb piece. Plain style. Weight ...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Casters

9180. Antique Queen Anne Silver Casters

1708

RICHARD SYNG

Price £5,950

A matching pair of early English antique silver muffineers from the early 1700 Queen Anne period. Britannia standard silver*. Bayonet fitting and with the desirable octagonal panelled design. Incredible weight. These lovely castors are made of cast silver and feel good in the hand. The pull off tops are prettily pierced. Each has a hand engraved cartouche to the front containing 3 lions crowned. Total weight 554 grams, 17.8 troy ounces. Height 18.5 cms. London 1708. Makers mark for Richard Syng.
Price £5,950

A matching pair of early English antique silver muffineers from the early 1700 Queen Anne period. Britannia standard silver*. B...

George II Silver Bowl

9179. George II Silver Bowl

1740

JOHN FOSSEY

Price £975

A charming antique sterling silver bowl of small size. Very plain styling and excellent original colour. The original owners initials are incised underneath. Weight 179 grams, 6.6 troy ounces. Height 6.9 cms. Diameter 11 cms. London 1740. Maker Jonathan Fossey.
Price £975

A charming antique sterling silver bowl of small size. Very plain styling and excellent original colour. The original owners in...

George III Silver Lidded Tankard

9178. George III Silver Lidded Tankard

1767

JOHN PAYNE

Price £1,950

A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid. Plain straight sided design with concentric rim and flared base. Decorative thumbpiece and strapwork to the handle. The front is uninscribed and there are owners initials inscribed on the handle. Contains 900 ml. Weight 748 grams, 24 troy ounces. Height 18 cms. Spread 18 cms. Diameter of top 9.8 cms, base 12.5 cms. London 1767. Made by John Payne.
Price £1,950

A good antique sterling silver tankard with domed hinged lid. Plain straight sided design with concentric rim and flared base. ...

Antique Silver and Horn Beakers

9176. Antique Silver and Horn Beakers

1887

HIRONS AND PLANTE

Price £650

A complete set of four stacking silver and horn tumblers in the original leather case. The horn has a pale gold/green transparent colour. Fully matching, each with a silver applied shield containing a hand engraved monogram in old fashioned cursive script. Each contains 60/95/130/160 ml – total capacity 445 ml. Birmingham 1887. Maker Hirons & Plante.
Price £650

A complete set of four stacking silver and horn tumblers in the original leather case. The horn has a pale gold/green transpare...

Antique Irish Silver Lidded Tankard

9175. Antique Irish Silver Lidded Tankard

1772

CHARLES TOWNSEND OF DUBLIN

Price £5,950

A very large size George III sterling silver tankard of baluster form with a domed lid. Good plain style. The handle has ornamental strapwork topped by an attractive thumbpiece. To the front there is a large hand engraved armorial within a decorative cartouche. Contains 1480 ml, 3 pints. Weight 1104 grams, 35.4 troy ounces. Height 23 cm. Spread 18 cm. Diameter of top 11.2 cm. Dublin 1772. Maker Charles Townsend.
Price £5,950

A very large size George III sterling silver tankard of baluster form with a domed lid. Good plain style. The handle has orname...

George III Silver Mug

9174. George III Silver Mug

1774

JOHN PAYNE

Price £795

A good looking antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with scroll handle. Classic plain style. With hand engraved owners initials on the handle (more usually found on the lidded tankards of this period). Contains 450 ml. Weight 364 grams, 11.7 troy ounces. Height 12 cm. Spread 12.4 cm. Diameter 8.2 cm (top). London 1774. Maker John Payne.
Price £795

A good looking antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with scroll handle. Classic plain style. With hand engraved owners ...

Antique German Silver Beaker

9173. Antique German Silver Beaker

Circa 1700

SAMUEL BURCKENHOLTZ

Price £4,950

A rare antique silver beaker of tall tapering form. Excellent large size and still retains the original bright gilt finish. Around the body there is a hand engraved leaf and scroll decoration containing three exquisite quality vignettes of old testament bible scenes. The foot is decorated with a stamped bead and flower ornament. Contains 700 ml. Weight 187 grams, 6 troy ounces. Height 18 cm. Diameter of top 10.9 cm. Frankfurt, Germany c.1700. Maker Samuel Burckenholtz (see photo of text from Rosenberg), a documented maker of engraved beakers of this type.
Price £4,950

A rare antique silver beaker of tall tapering form. Excellent large size and still retains the original bright gilt finish. Aro...

Antique Charles II Silver Boxes

9172. Antique Charles II Silver Boxes

1675

Price £6,950

A very rare matching pair of early antique silver boxes of octagonal form, with pull off tops, dating from the reign of King Charles II. Sterling silver. Simple plain form with a large hand engraved crest within tied plumage, very typical of the date. Superb antique colour. At this date boxes of this type would have originally been part of an extensive toilet service. Total weight 239 grams, 7.6 troy ounces. Height 3.5 cm. Width of top 9 cm. London 1675. Maker Isaac Dighton, London.
Price £6,950

A very rare matching pair of early antique silver boxes of octagonal form, with pull off tops, dating from the reign of King Ch...

George III Silver Tureens by Paul Storr

9171 . George III Silver Tureens by Paul Storr

1800 to 1802

PAUL STORR, LONDON (1771-1844)

Price £29,500

A magnificent suite of antique sterling silver tureens of oval form with ornate double flying handles and heavy shaped and cast feet with acanthus leaf ornament. Excellent quality and good gauge silver as you’d expect from this world famous English silversmith. Elegant plain styling with a broad border of gadroon ribbing around the top edge. The covers are hand engraved to the front and back with a bugle crest. The bases have a matching armorial hand engraved to the front. Exceptional weight 5359 grams, 172.3 troy ounces. Large tureen - height 30 cm (to top of handle), spread 40 cm, top edge of base measures 37 x 21.5 cm. Small tureens – height 15.5 (to top of handle), Spread 21 cm, top edge of base measures 18.5 cm x 10.5 cm. London 1800 (small) and 1902 (large). Maker Paul Storr.
Price £29,500

A magnificent suite of antique sterling silver tureens of oval form with ornate double flying handles and heavy shaped and cast...

Antique Silver Baby Rattle

9166. Antique Silver Baby Rattle

1846

JOSEPH WILLMORE

Price £595

An antique sterling silver child’s rattle complete with a whistle and real jade teether. There are 6 silver bells attached. The hand engraved wriggle decoration is very unusual. Weight 53 grams, 1.7 troy ounce. Length 13.6 cm. Birmingham 1846. Maker Joseph Willmore.
Price £595

An antique sterling silver child’s rattle complete with a whistle and real jade teether. There are 6 silver bells attached. T...

Charles II Silver Lidded Tankard

9164. Charles II Silver Lidded Tankard

1668

Price £7,500

A good early English silver flat top lidded tankard in sterling silver, the scroll handle having a decorative thumb piece. Good patina. The lovely plain design and hand beaten silver is very charming. To the front there is a hand engraved armorial within tied plumage, very typical of this date. Contains 1400 ml. Weight 832 grams, 26.7 troy ounces. Height 18 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 19.5. Diameter 12 (top), 13.5 cms (base). Fully marked on lid and base, handle unmarked. London 1668. Makers mark RP* (see Jacksons page 128).
Price £7,500

A good early English silver flat top lidded tankard in sterling silver, the scroll handle having a decorative thumb piece. Good...

Antique Silver Coconut Cup

9163. Antique Silver Coconut Cup

Circa 1740

Price £950

An antique sterling silver mounted goblet with a tall spreading foot. Good size and excellent condition. The top mount has a silver inner lip and a hand engraved crest to the front rim. Contains 430 ml. Height 17.3 cms. Diameter 9.3 cms. The top rim has the makers mark “JS” triple stamped, (see Grimwade ref 3684). Circa 1740.
Price £950

An antique sterling silver mounted goblet with a tall spreading foot. Good size and excellent condition. The top mount has a si...

Georgian Silver Wine Ewer

9162. Georgian Silver Wine Ewer

1789

HENRY CHAWNER

Price £1,750

A fine antique sterling silver wine jug in the elegant classical style typical of this well regarded maker. With a tall shapely form on a pedestal foot and curved wooden handle with acanthus end mount. To the body there are fine quality hand engraved bands of leaves and flower swags, the lid and foot with lines of bright cut engraving. To the front there is large empty cartouche. Weight 613 grams, 19.7 troy ounces. Contains 1200 ml. Height 31 cms (top of handle). Spread 14.2 cms. London 1789. Maker Henry Chawner.
Price £1,750

A fine antique sterling silver wine jug in the elegant classical style typical of this well regarded maker. With a tall shapely...

George II Silver Mug

9161. George II Silver Mug

1733

JOHN GORSUCH

Price £495

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a shaped scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Good gauge silver. Uninscribed. Contains 310 ml. Weight 210 grams, 6.7 troy ounces. Height 9.8 cm. Diameter 8.6 cm (top). Spread 10.7 cm. London 1733. Maker John Gorsuch.
Price £495

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a shaped scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Good gauge silver. ...

Antique Silver Wine Funnel

9160. Antique Silver Wine Funnel

1824

WILLIAM ELLERBY, LONDON

Price £950

A handsome antique sterling silver wine strainer with a broad gadroon border and high quality cast shell thumb piece. Plain style. Hand engraved crest to the front. Excellent weight and colour. Weight 236 grams, 7.5 troy ounces. Length 16 cms. Diameter 9.3 cms. London 1824. Maker William Ellerby.
Price £950

A handsome antique sterling silver wine strainer with a broad gadroon border and high quality cast shell thumb piece. Plain sty...

George III Silver Mug

9159. George III Silver Mug

1788

THOMAS WALLIS II

Price £975

A plain styled antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a shaped scroll handle with acanthus mount. Pint size. Excellent quality. Good gauge silver. Uninscribed. Contains 575 ml. Weight 420 grams, 13.5 troy ounces. Height 13.3 cm. Diameter 8.7 cm (top). Spread 13 cm. London 1788. Maker Thomas Wallis II.
Price £975

A plain styled antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a shaped scroll handle with acanthus mount. Pint size. Excelle...

Antique Silver Sugar Castor

9157. Antique Silver Sugar Castor

1902

DANIEL & JOHN WELLBY

Price £550

An early 20th century silver muffineer in the classic baluster style popular from the early 1700 period. Britannia standard silver*. Large size. Lovely plain style. The top has a bayonet fitting and has two panels of pretty piercing. Weight 396 grams, 12.7 troy ounces. Height 20.5 cms. London 1902. Makers mark for D & J Wellby.
Price £550

An early 20th century silver muffineer in the classic baluster style popular from the early 1700 period. Britannia standard sil...

George III Silver Warwick Cruet

9155. George III Silver Warwick Cruet

1762

Price £3,350

A handsome 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 containing a hand engraved armorial. Total weight of silver 1214 grams, 39 troy ounces. Caster height 17 and 13.5 cms, bottle height 19 cms, each with a matching hand engraved crest. Casters and frame London 1762, maker “I.D”.
Price £3,350

A handsome antique sterling silver cruet set with a matching set of 3 silver casters and 2 silver topped and faceted crystal oi...

Antique George II Silver Salver

9154. Antique George II Silver Salver

1731

JOHN TUITE

Price £4,250

An excellent quality antique sterling silver salver of plain form and raised on heavy cast shaped feet. Simple Chippendale border. Good weight and patina. To the front is a large and well executed, hand engraved armorial and crest within a decorative cartouche. Weight 1504 grams, 48.3 troy ounces. Diameter 36.5 cms. Height 4.5 cms. London 1731. Maker John Tuite, a highly regarded salver maker.
Price £4,250

An excellent quality antique sterling silver salver of plain form and raised on heavy cast shaped feet. Simple Chippendale bord...

Antique German Box

9153. Antique German Box

1751

Price £950

A good quality antique silver box of shaped bombe form with a hinged lid and shell thumbpiece. Probably a sugar box or tea caddy. Weight 290 grams, 9.3 troy ounces. Height 10 cm. Top measures 13.3x9.4 cm. Marked underneath with an assay scrape, Augsburg mark for 1751 and makers initials “IPM”.
Price £950

A good quality antique silver box of shaped bombe form with a hinged lid and shell thumbpiece. Probably a sugar box or tea cadd...

Georgian Silver Snuff Box

9152. Georgian Silver Snuff Box

1824

JOHN BETTRIDGE, BIRMINGHAM

Price £350

A smart little antique sterling silver snuff box with engine turned decoration and a decorative cast border with flowers and foliage. Original bright gilt interior finish. Initial “N” hand engraved to the top in cursive script. Weight 66 grams, 2.1 troy ounces. Top measures 6x4 cm. Height 1.8 cm. Birmingham 1824. Maker John Bettridge.
Price £350

A smart little antique sterling silver snuff box with engine turned decoration and a decorative cast border with flowers and fo...

Antique Silver Chinoiserie Box

9150. Antique Silver Chinoiserie Box

Circa 1690

Price £950

A rare little early antique silver trinket box with a pull off lid and original gilt interior. The engraved decoration is very charming with Chinese figures, pagodas and garden scenes. Weight 141 cm, 4.5 troy ounces. Height 6 cm. Diameter 9.5 cm. Stamped underneath with a crown and 3 stars over the makers initials “LM”. European, possibly English, circa 1690.
Price £950

A rare little early antique silver trinket box with a pull off lid and original gilt interior. The engraved decoration is very ...

George III Silver Goblet

9149. George III Silver Goblet

1803

WALTER BRIND, LONDON

Price £750

A good quality antique sterling silver drinking chalice with a tapering bowl on a spreading base. Classic plain style. Original bright gilt interior. Uninscribed. Contains 400 ml. Weight 218 grams, 7 troy ounces. Height 14.5 cm. Diameter 9 cm. London 1803. Maker Walter Brind. Makes a pair with #9148
Price £750

A good quality antique sterling silver drinking chalice with a tapering bowl on a spreading base. Classic plain style. Original...

George III Silver Goblet

9148. George III Silver Goblet

1803

WALTER BRIND, LONDON

Price £750

A good quality antique sterling silver drinking chalice with a tapering bowl on a spreading base. Classic plain style. Original bright gilt interior. Uninscribed. Contains 400 ml. Weight 218 grams, 7 troy ounces. Height 14.5 cm. Diameter 9 cm. London 1803. Maker Walter Brind. Makes a pair with #9149
Price £750

A good quality antique sterling silver drinking chalice with a tapering bowl on a spreading base. Classic plain style. Original...

George III Silver Wine Coasters

9147. George III Silver Wine Coasters

1789

HENRY CHAWNER

Price £950

A classic pair of antique sterling silver wine bottle stands with elegant plain styling. Turned hardwood bases. Uninscribed. Diameter 12 cms. Height 3.5 cms. London 1789. Maker Henry Chawner.
Price £950

A classic pair of antique sterling silver wine bottle stands with elegant plain styling. Turned hardwood bases. Uninscribed. Di...

Antique Silver Claret Jug

9146. Antique Silver Claret Jug

1867

HIRONS AND PLANTE

Price £950

An excellent quality antique wine jug with a crystal glass body decorated with etched grape and vine leaf design. The sterling silver mount has embossed vine leaves and applied face masks, the lid has a dog finial. Contains 1150 ml. Height 26.5 cm. Spread 15.5 cm. Birmingham 1867. Maker Hirons, Plant & Co.
Price £950

An excellent quality antique wine jug with a crystal glass body decorated with etched grape and vine leaf design. The sterling ...

Antique George I Silver Taperstick

9144. Antique George I Silver Taperstick

1725

SAMUEL HITCHCOCK

Price £1,375

A delightful little antique sterling silver taper stick of plain early design with baluster stem and square octagonal foot with a sunken well. Cast silver. Weight 116 grams, 3.7 troy ounces. Height 11 cms. Base 7x7 cm. London 1725. Maker Samuel Hitchcock.
Price £1,375

A delightful little antique sterling silver taper stick of plain early design with baluster stem and square octagonal foot with...

Vintage Silver Chalice by Guild of Handicrafts

9142. Vintage Silver Chalice by Guild of Handicrafts

1948

GUILD OF HANDICRAFT

Price £750

Stylish sterling silver goblet of circular form on a wide spreading foot. Very heavy gauge silver and attractive hammered finish typical of this prestigious arts and crafts silversmithery. Contains 260 ml. Weight 433 grams, 13.9 troy ounces. Height 16 cm. Diameter 9.8 cm. London 1948. Maker Guild of Handicraft.
Price £750

Stylish sterling silver goblet of circular form on a wide spreading foot. Very heavy gauge silver and attractive hammered finis...

Charles II Silver Lidded Tankard

9139. Charles II Silver Lidded Tankard

1680

JOHN RUSLEN

Price £5,750

An early English sterling silver flat lidded tankard with the ribbed and engraved decoration popular at the end of the 17th century. To the front there is a hand engraved armorial within a large cartouche and the motto “Labor et Justitia” below. Owners initials engraved to the handle. Weight 694 grams, 22.3 troy ounces. Contains 1100. Height 16.5 cms (to top of thumbpiece). Spread 19.5 cms. Diameter 12.5 cm (top) 12.5 cm (base). London 1680. Maker John Ruslen.
Price £5,750

An early English sterling silver flat lidded tankard with the ribbed and engraved decoration popular at the end of the 17th cen...

George I Silver Teapot

9137. George I Silver Teapot

1719

RICHARD BAYLEY, LONDON

Price £7,350

A rare early English silver teapot of simple plain form. Britannia standard silver* Pear shaped with domed hinged cover and original wooden handle. Hand engraved to the front is a five lion armorial within an incised shield. Early teapots were of small capacity because of the rarity of tea. Contains 570 ml. Weight 425 grams, 13.6 troy ounces. Height 14 cm. Spread 19 cm. London 1719. Maker Richard Bayley.
Price £7,350

A rare early English silver teapot of simple plain form. Britannia standard silver* Pear shaped with domed hinged cover and ori...

Set of Vintage Silver Goblets

9135. Set of Vintage Silver Goblets

1974

A E JONES

Price £850

A stylish set of sterling silver cups with excellent plain styling and unusual decoration to the stems. Each contains 110 ml. Total weight 948 grams, 30.4 troy ounces. Height 13.5 cms. Diameter 6.6 cms. Birmingham 1974. Maker A.E Jones.
Price £850

A stylish set of sterling silver cups with excellent plain styling and unusual decoration to the stems. Each contains 110 ml. T...

Antique Silver Meat Dishes with Dome Covers

9134. Antique Silver Meat Dishes with Dome Covers

1831

JOHN BRIDGE

Price £16,500

This is a stunning lot. A fine graduated set of William IV sterling silver meat dishes. Oval form with gadrooned borders. Previously owned by the Maitland* family, all pieces bearing the Maitland arms. Each dish has a hand engraved coat of arms on opposite edges. The dishes are mounted with a graduated set of matching Old Sheffield plated meat dish covers of plain oval outline with fluted borders and detachable handle. Each dome is hand engraved with a crest on one side and a coat of arms on the other. The complete set is contained in a fitted, iron-bound oak trunk. Excellent weight and gauge of silver. Weight of the four silver meat dishes 9858 grams, 317 troy ounces approx. The platters measure large - 61 x 44 cm, medium - 50 x 39 cm and 2 small platters 42 x 32.5 cm. Sterling silver platters made by John Bridge, London 1831. Old Sheffield plate domes marked for Matthew Boulton.
Price £16,500

This is a stunning lot. A fine graduated set of William IV sterling silver meat dishes. Oval form with gadrooned borders. Previ...

George I Silver Tea Caddies with Sliding Tops

9133. George I Silver Tea Caddies with Sliding Tops

1723

EDWARD GIBBONS

Price £4,500

A rare pair of antique sterling silver tea caddy boxes with sliding lids. The removable cap doubles up as a tea measure. Lovely plain hexagonal design and good gauge silver. Each sliding top caddy has a decorative cartouche hand engraved to the front. Total weight 390 grams, 12.5 troy ounces. Height 12 cms. Base 9 x 6 cms. London 1723. Maker Edward Gibbons.
Price £4,500

A rare pair of antique sterling silver tea caddy boxes with sliding lids. The removable cap doubles up as a tea measure. Lovely...

Antique Silver Dish

9132. Antique Silver Dish

1924

ALEXANDER CLARK & CO.

Price £395

An antique sterling silver dish of circular form with shaped borders and raised on a pedestal foot. All with attractive pierced decoration. Weight 499 grams, 16 troy ounces. Height 9 cm. Diameter 26 cm. Birmingham 1924. Maker Alexander Clark & Co.
Price £395

An antique sterling silver dish of circular form with shaped borders and raised on a pedestal foot. All with attractive pierced...

Antique Silver Dish

9131. Antique Silver Dish

1904

THOMAS LATHAM & ERNEST MORTON

Price £395

An antique sterling silver dish of oval form with shaped borders and raised on four shaped decorative feet. The pretty pierced silver has pierced hatched decoration and an embossed design of fruit, flowers and scrolls. Weight 349 grams,11.2 troy ounces. Height 6 cm. Length 28.5 cms. Width 22.5 cms. Chester 1904. Maker Timothy Ellison & Henry Fishwick.
Price £395

An antique sterling silver dish of oval form with shaped borders and raised on four shaped decorative feet. The pretty pierced ...

Antique Indian Silver Bowl

9130. Antique Indian Silver Bowl

Circa 1900

Price £650

A good quality antique silver bowl with 10 ribbed panels having embossed figural designs. Excellent weight. Underneath there is an engraved flower foliate logo. Weight 677 grams, 21.7 troy ounces. Height 11.3 cms. Diameter 20 cms (max), 17 cms (top rim). Unmarked silver. Indian circa 1900.
Price £650

A good quality antique silver bowl with 10 ribbed panels having embossed figural designs. Excellent weight. Underneath there is...

Antique George II Silver Taperstick

9129. Antique George II Silver Taperstick

1751

LAWRENCE JOHNSON

Price £950

A delightful little antique silver taper stick with shaped base with shell corners. Cast silver. Weight 150 grams, 4.8 troy ounces. Height 12.5 cms. Base diameter 7.5 cms. The taper stick is marked underneath on 4 corners with English silver hallmarks for London 1754. Maker Lawrence Johnson.
Price £950

A delightful little antique silver taper stick with shaped base with shell corners. Cast silver. Weight 150 grams, 4.8 troy oun...

Silver Travelling Chess Set

9128. Silver Travelling Chess Set

1978

Price £950

Perfect gift. A sterling silver set of chess pieces and matching playing board. All in the original black leather case. The sterling silver board fits onto a black resin base. Weight of silver pieces and board 197 grams, 6.3 troy ounces. Board measures 9.2 cm square. Carrying case measures 14.5 cm x 12.5 cm, height 2.5 cm. Birmingham 1978.
Price £950

Perfect gift. A sterling silver set of chess pieces and matching playing board. All in the original black leather case. The ste...

Antique Silver Apostle Spoon

9126. Antique Silver Apostle Spoon

Circa 1657

STEPHEN VENABLES

Price £1,650

An early English period sterling silver spoon with a fig shape bowl and apostle terminal with Holy Dove nimbus. Weight 36 grams, 1 troy ounce. Length 17 cm. Bowl 5.5 x 4.3 cm. London circa 1657. Maker Stephen Venables, a leading spoon maker of the period.
Price £1,650

An early English period sterling silver spoon with a fig shape bowl and apostle terminal with Holy Dove nimbus. Weight 36 grams...

George III Silver Candlabras

9125 . George III Silver Candlabras

1760

JOHN HYATT AND CHARLES SEMORE

Price £4,750

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver candelabras with detachable 3 light branches and sconces. Very attractive design with a baluster stem and shaped bases with shell motifs. Heavy cast silver and good colour. The 2 branches can be assembled on one candlestick to make a 5 branch candelabra. Total weight 2755 grams, 88.5 troy ounces. Height 41.5 cm (3 branch candelabra), 48 cm (5 branch candelabra), 22.5 cms (candlesticks). Candlesticks - London 1760 by John Hyatt & Charles Semore. The candelabra branches were made later to match the candlesticks - London 1891 by Johnson Walker & Tolhurst.
Price £4,750

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver candelabras with detachable 3 light branches and sconces. Very attractive design wit...

George I Silver Brandy Pan

9124. George I Silver Brandy Pan

1721

SAMUEL WASTELL

Price £1,950

A rare antique early antique sterling silver brandy pan with turned wooden handle and straight tapering sides. Excellent plain style. Good patina. Hand engraved to the front with an armorial within a decorative cartouche. Weight 176 grams, 5.6 troy ounces. Height of pan 5.6 cms, 9.2 cms to top of handle. Diameter of top 9.5 cms. Spread 22 cms. London 1721. Maker Samuel Wastell.
Price £1,950

A rare antique early antique sterling silver brandy pan with turned wooden handle and straight tapering sides. Excellent plain ...

George III Silver Salver

9119. George III Silver Salver

1789

HENRY CHAWNER

Price £1,750

An elegant antique sterling silver salver. Classic plain style with swept feet and reed border. To the front there is a hand engraved armorial with a bird crest. Weight 1433 grams, 46 troy ounces. Diameter 36 cms. Height 4 cms. London 1789. Maker Henry Chawner.
Price £1,750

An elegant antique sterling silver salver. Classic plain style with swept feet and reed border. To the front there is a hand en...

Antique Charles II Miniature Silver Wine Taster

9117. Antique Charles II Miniature Silver Wine Taster

1665

Price £1,950

A rare early English toy wine taster in sterling silver from the reign of Charles II. Very sweet size. This little cup has a circular form with simple wirework handles and an embossed leaf and flower design. Weight 13 grams. Height 1.5 cm approx. Diameter of top 5 cms. Spread across handles 7.6 cms. London 1665. Makers mark “W.G” (see Jacksons page 123*).
Price £1,950

A rare early English toy wine taster in sterling silver from the reign of Charles II. Very sweet size. This little cup has a ci...

Antique Jersey Silver Trefid Spoon

9116. Antique Jersey Silver Trefid Spoon

Circa 1730

THOMAS DAVID MAUGER (c.1730-c.1796)

Price £475

Channel Islands silver. A good English provincial silver spoon with a trefid terminal and rat-tail bowl. Dessert size. The spoon has a very attractive hand hammered finish. Weight 33 grams, 1 troy ounces. Length 18.5 cm. Bowl 6.75 x 4.25 cm. Makers mark "TM" within a rectangle for Thomas Mauger. Circa 1730.
Price £475

Channel Islands silver. A good English provincial silver spoon with a trefid terminal and rat-tail bowl. Dessert size. The spoo...

George II Silver Mug

9113. George II Silver Mug

1753

JOHN BAYLEY

Price £495

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a shaped scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Good gauge silver. Uninscribed. Contains 260 ml. Weight 206 grams, 6.6 troy ounces. Height 9.7 cm. Diameter 6.8 cm (top). Spread 17 cm. London 1753. Maker John Bayley.
Price £495

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with a shaped scroll handle. Excellent plain style. Good gauge silver. ...

Antique George I Silver Mug

9111. Antique George I Silver Mug

1725

JONAH CLIFTON

Price £795

A handsome antique silver tankard of plain baluster shape, almost straight sided, with a shaped handle.. *Britannia standard silver. Excellent colour. Initial “W” engraved to the front in old fashioned script. Contains 220 ml. Weight 212 grams, 6.8 troy ounces. Height 9 cm. Spread 10 cm. Diameter 6,75 cm. London 1725. Maker Jonah Clifton.
Price £795

A handsome antique silver tankard of plain baluster shape, almost straight sided, with a shaped handle.. *Britannia standard si...

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, 116 troy ounces approx. 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...

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...

Russian Silver Casket

9108. Russian Silver Casket

Circa 1890

Price £985

A 19th century Russian (Georgia) silver filigree casket of rectangular form and raised on four scroll feet. The quality of the filigree work is exquisite. The hinged lid with domed centre has an applied flower to each corner and to the centre. There is a folding catch to the front and swing handles either side. Weight 234 grams, 7.5 troy oz. Length 13.5 cm. Width 8.5 cm. height 8.5 cm. Russian silver stamps for Tbilissi, Georgia 1882-1898. 84 zolotnik silver grade*. Maker’s mark KC (KS).
Price £985

A 19th century Russian (Georgia) silver filigree casket of rectangular form and raised on four scroll feet. The quality of the ...

Antique Gold and Agate Snuff Box

9106. Antique Gold and Agate Snuff Box

Circa 1780

Price £2,950

A handsome antique gold and agate snuff box with red jasper stone panels inserted into a solid gold mount. Height 8cm cm. Top 5.7cm x 2.5cm. Stamped on the edge with continental gold mark. Probably French, circa 1780.
Price £2,950

A handsome antique gold and agate snuff box with red jasper stone panels inserted into a solid gold mount. Height 8cm cm. Top 5...

Georgian Style Silver Candlesticks

9102. Georgian Style Silver Candlesticks

1929

CRICHTON BROTHERS

Price £975

An elegant pair of antique silver candle holders in the Adam style. Simple classic design with shaped oval bases and reeded borders. Engraved on the foot with a monogram in old fashioned script. Height 29 cms. Base 16 x 12.6 cms. London 1929. Maker Crichton Brothers.
Price £975

An elegant pair of antique silver candle holders in the Adam style. Simple classic design with shaped oval bases and reeded bor...

Vintage Silver Knives

9101. Vintage Silver Knives

2002

CARR'S OF SHEFFIELD LTD

Price £495

A matching set of 6 dinner knives and 6 dessert knives in the popular rat tail pattern. Good plain design. Sterling silver handles and stainless steel blades. Length 24.2 cm and 21.5 cm. Sheffield 2002. Made by Carrs of Sheffield.
Price £495

A matching set of 6 dinner knives and 6 dessert knives in the popular rat tail pattern. Good plain design. Sterling silver hand...

Antique German Silver Beaker

9100. Antique German Silver Beaker

Circa 1700

Price £1,450

A good quality antique silver cup of tapering form and plain style. Simple shape with concentric ribbed detail to top. Original pale gilt interior and minor gilt traces to the top of the body. The base has an inscription in old fashioned script dated 1701. Contains 150 ml. Weight 79 grams, 2,5 troy ounces. Height 6.4 cms. Diameter of top 6.4. Marked underneath with German silver marks for Cologne, maker “PL*”. Circa 1700.
Price £1,450

A good quality antique silver cup of tapering form and plain style. Simple shape with concentric ribbed detail to top. Original...

Antique Silver Table Snuff Box

9099. Antique Silver Table Snuff Box

1822

JOHN REILY

Price £1,650

A magnificent antique sterling silver box with doubled compartment and hinged lid. Excellent size and weight. Original gilt interior. Crisp cast borders and engine turned decoration to the sides and base. The top bears a regimental inscription. Weight 542 grams, 17.4 troy ounces. Height 4cm. Top 12 x 8.5cm. London 1822. Maker John Reily.
Price £1,650

A magnificent antique sterling silver box with doubled compartment and hinged lid. Excellent size and weight. Original gilt int...

Antique George II Silver Salvers

9098. Antique George II Silver Salvers

1753

WILLIAM JUSTIS

Price £1,595

A good pair of antique sterling silver salver of plain design with a shaped shell border. With contemporary hand engraved crests within a decorative cartouche. These small size trays are often referred to as waiters and are ideal for use with small objects such as glasses and bottles. Total weight 650 grams, 20.9 troy ounces troy ounces. Diameter 18 cms. Height 3 cms. London 1753. Maker “WI” probably William Justis.
Price £1,595

A good pair of antique sterling silver salver of plain design with a shaped shell border. With contemporary hand engraved crest...

Antique Charles II Silver Porringer

9097. Antique Charles II Silver Porringer

1680

ROBERT SMYTHIER

Price £7,950

A rare early English porringer with matching lid and side handles. The cup has a clean form with sharp features and rope twist borders. The body with cut card decoration, the lid with acanthus leaf design and ring handle. The front has a large hand engraved armorial and the lid has a crest. Excellent weight and colour. Weight 884 grams, 28.4 troy ounces. Height 17cm (with lid), 12cm (without lid). Spread 21.5cm. Diameter 14.5cm. London 1680. Maker Robert Smythier.
Price £7,950

A rare early English porringer with matching lid and side handles. The cup has a clean form with sharp features and rope twist ...

Antique Charles II Newcastle Silver Peg Tankard

9096. Antique Charles II Newcastle Silver Peg Tankard

Circa 1672

JOHN DOWTHWAITE

Price £11,500

Extremely rare provincial silver. A large early English silver peg tankard with flat lid and a vertical row of six pegs inside. Good patina. Scandinavian form* and decorative pomegranate feet and thumb piece. Uninscribed. Contains 1600 ml. Weight 733 gms, 23.5 troy ounces. Height 19 cms (to top of thumb piece). Diameter 12.5 cms (lid). Fully marked on the body and lid. Sterling silver. Newcastle 1672. Makers mark “ID” for John Dowthwaite – see Jacksons page 492*.
Price £11,500

Extremely rare provincial silver. A large early English silver peg tankard with flat lid and a vertical row of six pegs inside....

George II Silver Beer Jug

9095. George II Silver Beer Jug

1748

THOMAS WHIPHAM

Price £5,750

A handsome antique sterling silver jug of baluster shape on a plain circular cast foot. Sparrow beak lip. Contains 1100 ml. Weight 679 grams, 21.8 troy ounces. Height 20 cm. Spread 16.5 cm. Diameter 8 cm. London 1748. Makers mark Thomas Whipham.
Price £5,750

A handsome antique sterling silver jug of baluster shape on a plain circular cast foot. Sparrow beak lip. Contains 1100 ml. Wei...

George III Silver Candlesticks

9094. George III Silver Candlesticks

1774

ROBERT JONES

Price £3,250

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver candle holders with detachable sconces. Very attractive design with a decorative vase shaped stem and shaped bases with shell motifs. This design is repeated on the detachable sconces. Heavy cast silver and good original colour. These are a copy of an earlier design, probably custom made to match an existing pair. There is a similar pair c.1735 in Peter Waldron’s esteemed work “Price Guide to Antique Silver”. Total weight 920 grams, 29.5 troy ounces. Height 21 cms. Base 10.8. London 1774. Maker Robert Jones.
Price £3,250

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver candle holders with detachable sconces. Very attractive design with a decorative vas...

Antique Georgian Silver Lemon Strainer

9093. Antique Georgian Silver Lemon Strainer

Circa 1750

Price £550

A rare early English antique sterling silver strainer of circular form with a turned over rim. The bowl has drilled pierced holes in concentric circles and long shaped handles with leaf decoration. To the front there is a hand engraved initial. Weight 98 grams, 3.1 troy oz. Spread 16.5 cm. Diameter 8.5 cms. Height 3.3 cms. Marks indistinct. English. Circa 1750.
Price £550

A rare early English antique sterling silver strainer of circular form with a turned over rim. The bowl has drilled pierced hol...

Silver Dinner Knives

9092. Silver Dinner Knives

1976

WILLIAM BUSH & SONS

Price £335

A set of 6 plain style knives with sterling silver handles and stainless steel blades. Length 23.5 cms. Sheffield 1976. Maker probably William Bush & Sons.
Price £335

A set of 6 plain style knives with sterling silver handles and stainless steel blades. Length 23.5 cms. Sheffield 1976. Maker p...

Antique George II Silver Lidded Tankard

9090. Antique George II Silver Lidded Tankard

1733

RICHARD BURCOMBE

Price £1,950

A good early English sterling silver lidded tankard with domed lid. Lovely plain design. The tankard has a simple straight sided form, the body with a concentric reed ring to the base of the handle, the S scroll handle finishes in a decorative thumb piece. Uninscribed. Good patina. Owners initials hand engraved to the top of the handle. Contains 800 ml. Weight 587 grams, 15.5 troy ounces. Height 16 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 19.5 cms. Diameter 9.7 cms (top). London 1733. Maker Richard Burcombe.
Price £1,950

A good early English sterling silver lidded tankard with domed lid. Lovely plain design. The tankard has a simple straight side...

Antique Silver Forks

9088. Antique Silver Forks

1795

THOMAS WALLIS I

Price £695

A set of Georgian sterling silver dinner forks for 12 people. In the traditional Old English and thread pattern. All with a hand engraved stag crest. Weight approx 800 grams, 25.7 troy ounces. Length 21cm. London 1795. Maker Thomas Wallis. These match the dinner forks in #9078 Georgian canteen of cutlery.
Price £695

A set of Georgian sterling silver dinner forks for 12 people. In the traditional Old English and thread pattern. All with a han...

Antique Charles II Sealtop Silver Spoon

9086. Antique Charles II Sealtop Silver Spoon

Circa 1661

STEPHEN VENABLES

Price £1,750

An early English period sterling silver spoon with a fig shape bowl and double baluster seal terminal. The seal end has the original gilt finish (worn) with prick dot initials “IW”. Initial “R” to the reverse of the bowl. Weight 42 grams, 1.3 troy ounce. Length 17.1cm. Bowl 6.5x5cm. London circa 1661. Maker Stephen Venables, a leading spoon maker of the period. Table silver of this date was stamped with “up the handle” silver marks and it is not unusual that marks punched on the thin central part of the handle stamps are distorted or badly struck and difficult to read.
Price £1,750

An early English period sterling silver spoon with a fig shape bowl and double baluster seal terminal. The seal end has the ori...

Antique George II Silver Forks

9085. Antique George II Silver Forks

1740 to 1747

Price £995

A rare matched set of six Hanoverian pattern three pronged forks. Sterling silver. Lovely early English style. Five with a hand engraved crest to the reverse. Total weight 359 grams, 11.5 troy ounces. Length 18.8–19 cms (some minor variation). 4 forks with mixed dates 1740-1747, 2 forks with unreadable dates. 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.
Price £995

A rare matched set of six Hanoverian pattern three pronged forks. Sterling silver. Lovely early English style. Five with a hand...

George I Silver Mug

9084. George I Silver Mug

1716

RICHARD BAYLEY, LONDON

Price £750

A rare early antique silver tankard with straight sides and a simple handle. Britannnia standard silver*. Charming small size and suitable as a child’s christening mug. Typical decoration of the period with a body and three embossed bands of decoration around the centre. Excellent colour. To the front is an engraved crest on a shield within a decorative cartouche of ribbons and harebells. Contains 193ml. Weight 193 grams, 6.2 troy ounces. Height 9.2cm. Diameter 6.5cm (top). Spread 10.5cm. London 1716. Maker Richard Bayley.
Price £750

A rare early antique silver tankard with straight sides and a simple handle. Britannnia standard silver*. Charming small size a...

Antique Silver Salt Cellars by Paul Storr

9083. Antique Silver Salt Cellars by Paul Storr

1830

PAUL STORR, LONDON (1771-1844)

Price £4,950

A pair of superb quality silver salts by the world famous English silversmith Paul Storr. Excellent quality and good gauge silver as you’d expect from this sought after maker. Each rococo sea shel is supported on three conch shell feet and has the original gilt interior.To the front of each is a hand engraved crest. Total weight 253 grams, 8.1 troy ounces. Height 5cm. Top measures 10x9cm. London 1830. Maker Paul Storr.
Price £4,950

A pair of superb quality silver salts by the world famous English silversmith Paul Storr. Excellent quality and good gauge silv...

Antique George II Silver Basket

9082. Antique George II Silver Basket

1750

SAMUEL HERBERT AND COMPANY

Price £8,500

A rare George II sterling silver basket of oval form with swing handle. Excellent weight and colour. The basket has a pierced body with a vine decorated cast silver border and it stands on four cast lions paw feet. At this time baskets were used mainly for bread and fruit. The swing handle features a finely modelled animals head to both sides just above the hinges. The centre has a large hand engraved cartouche enclosing an armorial and above is the motto “Luceat et Crescat”. Weight 1600 grams, 51.4 troy oz. Height 28cm (total including handle), 8 cms (basket only). Top measures 34 x 28.5cm. London 1750. Maker Samuel Herbert & Co.
Price £8,500

A rare George II sterling silver basket of oval form with swing handle. Excellent weight and colour. The basket has a pierced b...

Antique William III Silver Lidded Tankard

9080. Antique William III Silver Lidded Tankard

1701

SETH LOFTHOUSE

Price £7,950 (Reserved)

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 with shell decoration. Hand engraved to the front there is a large decorative cartouche containing an armorial. Good patina. An interesting feature is the royal stamp for "William Rex" on the reverse side of the body. Contains 1075 ml. Weight 759 grams, 24.3 troy ounces. Height 18 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 19cms. Diameter 10.8 cms (top). London 1701. Maker Seth Lofthouse.
Price £7,950 (Reserved)

A good early English silver flat lidded tankard. Britannia standard silver*. Lovely plain design and hand beaten silver. The ta...

Antique Silver Canteen of Cutlery for 12

9078. Antique Silver Canteen of Cutlery for 12

1795 to 1835

Price £4,250

A full set of sterling silver cutlery for 12 people in the traditional Old English and thread pattern. Total 64 pieces. Complete with ladles and serving spoon. All with a hand engraved stag crest. Weight 3483 grams, 112 troy ounces. All London made, mixed dates and makers 1795-1835. Also available are #9088 additional 12 dinner forks.
Price £4,250

A full set of sterling silver cutlery for 12 people in the traditional Old English and thread pattern. Total 64 pieces. Complet...

Victorian Silver 4 Light Candelabras

9077. Victorian Silver 4 Light Candelabras

1894

JOHN ROUND AND SONS

Price £2,250

A pretty pair of antique sterling silver candelabra with 3 arms and 4 candle holders. Lovely elegant style with shaped tapering columns and stepped bases, egg/dart and reed borders. The columns have classic decoration of face masks, shells and foliage. Height 33.2 cms (19.2 cms to top of candlestick). Sheffield 1894. Maker John Round & Sons.
Price £2,250

A pretty pair of antique sterling silver candelabra with 3 arms and 4 candle holders. Lovely elegant style with shaped tapering...

Antique Novelty Silver Condiment Set – Sewing Interest

9074. Antique Novelty Silver Condiment Set – Sewing Interest

1882 to 1893

HASELER BROTHERS

Price £750

An unusual silver salt and pepper set beautifully modelled as 3 cotton reels. In the original green leather case. Gilt interiors. The tops unscrew. Small salt and pepper – height 4cm, Diameter 2.7cm, London 1882 by Sampson Mordan. Large pepper – height 4.7cm, height 4.2cm, Birmingham 1893 by Haseler Brothers.
Price £750

An unusual silver salt and pepper set beautifully modelled as 3 cotton reels. In the original green leather case. Gilt interior...

Antique Silver Presentation Cup

9071. Antique Silver Presentation Cup

1909

GOLDSMITHS AND SILVERSMITHS COMPANY

Price £3,500

A superb antique sterling silver cup and cover with steeple top. Gilt silver. Outstanding quality and decorative detail. The base has a presentation inscription to the actress Anna Neagle from the popular magazine Picturegoer and Film Weekly for her performance in Courtneys of Curzon Street 1947. Weight 1926 grams, 61.9 troy ounces. Height 41.5 cms (total), 29 cms (cup). Diameter 11.7 cms. London 1909. Maker Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Co Ltd.
Price £3,500

A superb antique sterling silver cup and cover with steeple top. Gilt silver. Outstanding quality and decorative detail. The ba...

Antique George II Silver Taperstick

9069. Antique George II Silver Taperstick

1729

JOHN ECKFORD II

Price £1,450

A delightful little antique sterling silver taper stick of plain early design with baluster stem and square octagonal foot with a sunken well. Cast silver. Weight 116 grams, 3.7 troy ounces. Height 11 cms. Base diameter 6.7 cms. London 1729. Maker John Eckford II.
Price £1,450

A delightful little antique sterling silver taper stick of plain early design with baluster stem and square octagonal foot with...

Antique German Silver Casket

9068. Antique German Silver Casket

1669 to 1673

Price £2,750

A rare early Augsburg silver box of octagonal form with hinged lid and key. The silver is very thin gauge which is typical of early German silver and is heavily embossed with fruit and ribbon design. The base plate still has the original fasteners. Weight 266 grams, 8.5 troy ounces. Height 7.3 cms. Base 16.5 x 13.5 cms. Stamped on the edges and underneath with German silver marks for Augsburg. Makers mark IBS for Johann Balthasar Sedletzky. Circa 1669-73.
Price £2,750

A rare early Augsburg silver box of octagonal form with hinged lid and key. The silver is very thin gauge which is typical of e...

George II Silver Castor

9067. George II Silver Castor

1733

CHARLES ALCHORNE

Price £650

A charming antique sterling silver caster of plain baluster form with a pull off cover pierced and criss-cross engraved. Good colour. To the front is a hand engraved crest of a fox. Weight 212 grams, 6.8 troy ounces. Height 18 cms. London 1733. Made by Charles Alchorne.
Price £650

A charming antique sterling silver caster of plain baluster form with a pull off cover pierced and criss-cross engraved. Good c...

Antique George I Silver Taperstick

9066. Antique George I Silver Taperstick

1724

JOHN BACHE

Price £1,550

A delightful little antique sterling silver taper stick of plain early design with baluster stem and square octagonal foot with a sunken well. Cast silver. Weight 72 grams, 2.3 troy ounces. Height 10 cms. Base diameter 6.5 cms. London 1724. Maker John Bache.
Price £1,550

A delightful little antique sterling silver taper stick of plain early design with baluster stem and square octagonal foot with...

 Antique German Silver Chocolate Pot

9060. Antique German Silver Chocolate Pot

Circa 1770

Price £2,450

A rare early German antique silver chocolate pot of baluster form with a turned wood side handle. Good weight. The lid is detachable, so that the chocolate can be stirred, and is held in place by a pin and chain. The top finial is fixed. Gilded inside. Weight 442 grams, 14.2 troy ounces. Height 16.5 cms. Spread across handle 15.5 cms. German silver marks for Hanover circa 1770. Maker Georg Carl Brenner.
Price £2,450

A rare early German antique silver chocolate pot of baluster form with a turned wood side handle. Good weight. The lid is detac...

Antique Queen Anne Silver Tankard

9056. Antique Queen Anne Silver Tankard

1707

JOHN RUSLEN

Price £4,500

A good early English silver lidded tankard with a simple flat sided form and shallow domed lid. The S scroll handle finishes in a decorative thumb piece and has ornamental strap work. Britannia standard silver*. Uninscribed. Good patina. Contains 890 ml. Weight 734 grams, 23.6 troy ounces. Height 17 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 18 cms. Diameter 10 cms (top), 11.5 cms (base). London 1707. Maker John Ruslen.
Price £4,500

A good early English silver lidded tankard with a simple flat sided form and shallow domed lid. The S scroll handle finishes in...

Queen Anne Silver Trencher Salts

9051. Queen Anne Silver Trencher Salts

1709

Price £950

A handsome pair of early English silver trencher salts in a rare 12 sided version of the circular salt popular at the turn of the 1700’s. Britannia standard silver*. Total weight 218 grams, 7 troy ounces. Height 3.5 cms. Top 4.7 cms. Base 6.4 cms. Owners initials engraved to the underside. Marked underneath for London 1709. Maker indistinct.
Price £950

A handsome pair of early English silver trencher salts in a rare 12 sided version of the circular salt popular at the turn of t...

Antique George II Silver Cup and Cover

9047. Antique George II Silver Cup and Cover

1767

DANIEL SMITH AND ROBERT SHARP

Price £1,750

A good antique sterling silver cup with matching cover, urn shape with broad gadroon borders. Lovely plain style and very good weight. Excellent patina. Uninscribed. Gilt interior and inscription to the inside rim. Weight 1156 grams, 37.1 troy ounces. Height 29 cms (to top of lid), 20.5 cms (to top of side handle). Spread across handles 25 cms. London 1767. Maker Daniel Smith and Robert Sharp.
Price £1,750

A good antique sterling silver cup with matching cover, urn shape with broad gadroon borders. Lovely plain style and very good ...

Antique Wine Coolers in Old Sheffield Plate

9045. Antique Wine Coolers in Old Sheffield Plate

Circa 1830

Price £1,250

A pair of large antique wine coolers of globular form on a pedestal foot. Classic Georgian style with the half fluted decoration popular at the time and large curled and decorative side handles. Uninscribed. Detachable covers and liners. Height 26 cms. Spread 29 cms. Circa 1830. Unmarked.
Price £1,250

A pair of large antique wine coolers of globular form on a pedestal foot. Classic Georgian style with the half fluted decoratio...

Elizabeth I Silver Chalice and Cover dated 1573

9044. Elizabeth I Silver Chalice and Cover dated 1573

1573

Price £14,500

An extremely rare early English chalice with its matching paten dating to the reign of Elizabeth I. It is quite remarkable to find a piece of silver of such an early date and especially in such excellent condition. This cup follows the standard design for Elizabethan communion cups and is most likely to have been made from pre-reformation silver. The hatched decorative band below the top edge of the cup is typical for the period. Simple foot wires around the base and scratched owners initials. The paten has a similar band of hatched ornament and has the date 1574 which is consistent with the date of manufacture. Total weight 188 grams, 6 troy ounces. Height 15 cms (cup), 18 cms (with top). Diameter of top 9.4 cms. Extremely good silver marks for London 1573. Makers mark “IP” (Jacksons page 95) a known maker of communion cups between 1565-79. *It’s very rare for marks of this period to have a name associated with it. Normally all that remains on the record is the initials.
Price £14,500

An extremely rare early English chalice with its matching paten dating to the reign of Elizabeth I. It is quite remarkable to f...

Antique Silver Wine Funnel

9042. Antique Silver Wine Funnel

1813

ELIZABETH MORLEY

Price £750

A good antique sterling silver wine strainer with a gadroon border and shaped thumb piece. Plain style. Good weight and colour. Weight 121 grams, 3.8 troy ounces. Length 15 cms. Diameter 8.1 cms. London 1813. Maker Elizabeth Morley.
Price £750

A good antique sterling silver wine strainer with a gadroon border and shaped thumb piece. Plain style. Good weight and colour....

Antique Queen Anne Silver Tea Caddy

9039. Antique Queen Anne Silver Tea Caddy

1710

RICHARD WATTS

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 1710. Maker Richard Watts. 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 George III Silver Goblet

9038. Antique George III Silver Goblet

1829

Price £775

A handsome antique sterling silver chalice of plain tapering form with an embossed band of flowers and leaves to the body and foot. Light gilding to the interior bowl. To the front there is a large hand engraved armorial with the motto “Vulneratus Sed Non Victus”. Contains 375 ml. Weight 258 grams, 8.2 troy ounces. Height 16.5 cms. Diameter of top 9 cms. London 1829. Makers mark badly stamped.
Price £775

A handsome antique sterling silver chalice of plain tapering form with an embossed band of flowers and leaves to the body and f...

Antique Silver Salts – Novelty Mermaid

9037. Antique Silver Salts – Novelty Mermaid

1872

HENRY WILLIAM CURRY

Price £3,750

A fine quality pair of antique sterling silver salt cellars modelled as a mermaid draped in a fishing net and holding a giant sea shell. Heavy cast silver. Original gilt finish. Hand engraved inside the bowl of the salt is a stylistic monogram below a ducal coronet. Total weight 685 grams, 22 troy ounces. Height 5.5 cms. Width 9.5 cms. Depth 9 cms. London 1872. Maker Henry William Curry. Matches #9036 salt cellar.
Price £3,750

A fine quality pair of antique sterling silver salt cellars modelled as a mermaid draped in a fishing net and holding a giant s...

Antique Silver Salt – Novelty Mermaid

9036. Antique Silver Salt – Novelty Mermaid

1838

ROBERT GARRARD, LONDON

Price £1,750

A fine quality antique sterling silver salt cellar modelled in the form of a mermaid draped in a fishing net and holding a giant sea shell. Heavy cast silver. Original gilt finish. Hand engraved inside the bowl of the salt is a stylistic monogram below a ducal coronet. Weight 354 grams, 11.3 troy ounces. Height 5.5 cms. Width 9.5 cms. Depth 9 cms. London 1838. Maker Robert Garrard. Matches #9037 pair of salts.
Price £1,750

A fine quality antique sterling silver salt cellar modelled in the form of a mermaid draped in a fishing net and holding a gian...

George III Silver Tea Caddy

9034. George III Silver Tea Caddy

1789

WILLIAM ABDY

Price £795

A good quality George III sterling silver caddy of plain rectangular design with canted corners. 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 152 grams, 4.9 troy ounces. Height 10 cms. Base 6.1 x 4.5 cms. London 1789. Maker John Farnell. This box matches #9039 Queen Anne tea caddy.
Price £795

A good quality George III sterling silver caddy of plain rectangular design with canted corners. The lift off cap doubles as a ...

Antique German Silver Beaker

9033. Antique German Silver Beaker

Circa 1750

Price £495

A good antique silver beaker of tapering form, the body with an extensive band of hand engraved fish scale decoration. Heavy gauge silver. Original gilt interior. Contains 100 ml. Weight 71 grams, 2.2 troy ounces. Height 7.2 cms. Diameter 5.6 cms. Marked underneath with “12” and another German silver mark. Circa 1750.
Price £495

A good antique silver beaker of tapering form, the body with an extensive band of hand engraved fish scale decoration. Heavy g...

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 Silver Chambersticks

9027. Antique Silver Chambersticks

1813

REBECCA EMES & EDWARD BARNARD I

Price £1,650

A rare pair of antique sterling silver chambersticks, or “go to bed”, with a rise and fall prick candlestick mechanism. Good plain design with fixed sconce and a broad curved and scroll handle. The pan has a decorative hand engraved monogram. The sconces and one snuffer have a matching lion crest. London 1813. Maker Emes & Barnard.
Price £1,650

A rare pair of antique sterling silver chambersticks, or “go to bed”, with a rise and fall prick candlestick mechanism. Goo...

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 ...

Arts and Crafts Silver Claret Jug

9025. Arts and Crafts Silver Claret Jug

1901

JOHN GRINSELL & SONS,

Price £850

A stylish antique sterling silver mounted wine jug with a segmented crystal body. The smart, plain stylish features include a straight box spout and a geometric handle. Height 20 cms. Spread 12.3 cms. London 1901. Maker John Grinsell & Sons.
Price £850

A stylish antique sterling silver mounted wine jug with a segmented crystal body. The smart, plain stylish features include a s...

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 ...

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...

Antique Turkish Silver Spice Box

9016. Antique Turkish Silver Spice Box

Circa 1840

Price £1,250

A good quality 19th century silver spice container with part gilt finish. The hinged lid is pierced and has a decorative finial. The body has unusual hand engraving of mythological figures on a flower and foliate background. Weight 372 grams, 11.9 troy ounces. Height 18 cms. Diameter of base 8.4 cms. With Turkish tughra stamps and assay scrapes to both the body rim and underneath. Turkish circa 1840.
Price £1,250

A good quality 19th century silver spice container with part gilt finish. The hinged lid is pierced and has a decorative finial...

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 Exeter Silver Chocolate Pot

9010. Antique Exeter Silver Chocolate Pot

1741

PENTECOST SYMONDS

Price £3,950

A good provincial antique sterling silver chocolate pot with straight tapering sides and shaped wooden handle. Nice plain style. Excellent colour. 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. Contains 780 ml. Weight 623 grams, 20 troy ounces. Height 21.5 cms. Spread 19 cms. Diameter of base 10.8 cms. Exeter 1741. Maker Pentecost Symonds.
Price £3,950

A good provincial antique sterling silver chocolate pot with straight tapering sides and shaped wooden handle. Nice plain style...

Antique American Silver Tankard

9009. Antique American Silver Tankard

Circa 1750

JACOB HURD

Price £4,750

A rare early American silver tankard of plain tapering form with a hinged lid and decorative thumb piece. The front is hand engraved with a coat of arms within a simple shield. Contains 1350 ml. Weight 954 grams, 30.6 troy ounces. Height 13.2 (to top of lid finial). Spread 17.5 cms. Diameter 10.5 cms (top), base (base). The body is stamped with the makers mark for Jacob Hurd, Boston, Massachusetts. Circa 1750.
Price £4,750

A rare early American silver tankard of plain tapering form with a hinged lid and decorative thumb piece. The front is hand eng...

Antique Silver Military Cup

9005. Antique Silver Military Cup

1886

Price £475

A Victorian sterling silver drinks goblet of plain form supported on 3 decorative feet modelled in the shape of a rifle. Engraved to the front is a presentation inscription. Contains 250 ml. Weight 256 grams, 8.2 troy ounces. Height 19.5 cms. London 1886. Maker EK.
Price £475

A Victorian sterling silver drinks goblet of plain form supported on 3 decorative feet modelled in the shape of a rifle. Engrav...

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 Wine Coolers in Old Sheffield Plate

8998. Antique Wine Coolers in Old Sheffield Plate

Circa 1840

Price £1,450

A pair of classic style antique wine coolers in the popular campana shape. With gadroon borders, half ribbed decoration to the body and decorative applied side handles. Detachable covers. Height 24 cms. Diameter 21 cms. Spread across handles 27 cms. Circa 1840. Makers mark underneath G.W for George Ward. Old Sheffield plate.
Price £1,450

A pair of classic style antique wine coolers in the popular campana shape. With gadroon borders, half ribbed decoration to the ...

George III Silver Argyle

8996. George III Silver Argyle

1774

Price £1,950 (Reserved)

A classic style antique silver gravy jug with shaped waisted sides and bead borders. It has an exterior flap and double skin warming chamber – very rare design with an internal pipe which transports the hot water from the filler to the double skin base. Hand engraved armorial to the front. Capacity 200 ml. Weight 316 grams, 10.1 troy ounces. Height 15 cms. Spread 14 cms. London 1774. Maker mark unidentified – looks like “J.H”.
Price £1,950 (Reserved)

A classic style antique silver gravy jug with shaped waisted sides and bead borders. It has an exterior flap and double skin wa...

Antique Silver Plated Ink Stand

8994. Antique Silver Plated Ink Stand

1849

ELKINGTON

Price £350

A fine quality antique inkstand with an oval pierced gallery. Silver plated. To the centre the cherub figure is holding a taper stick and can be removed to use the circular box below for pen nibs etc. The two crystal faceted ink bottles have silver plated tops and cut star bases. Length 26cms, width 20cms. The edge of the nib box has silver plate marks for Elkington & Co; date cypher for 1849.
Price £350

A fine quality antique inkstand with an oval pierced gallery. Silver plated. To the centre the cherub figure is holding a taper...

Vintage Tiffany Silver Dog Head Table Lighter

8988. Vintage Tiffany Silver Dog Head Table Lighter

1960

TIFFANY & CO

Price £1,150

An excellent model of a poodle head in heavy cast sterling silver. The base contains a detachable cigarette lighter made by Calibri. Weight 438 grams. Height 8.5 cms. Base 4x5.4 cms. London 1960. Tiffany & Co.
Price £1,150

An excellent model of a poodle head in heavy cast sterling silver. The base contains a detachable cigarette lighter made by Cal...

George II Silver Sauce Boats

8987. George II Silver Sauce Boats

1743

THOMAS WHIPHAM

Price £1,950

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver sauceboats with typical classic shape and raised scroll handle of the period. Each has an attractive embossed decoration and a large hand engraved armorial to the front. Weight of pair 617 grams, 19.8 troy ounces. Spread 17.8 cms. Height 11 cms (to top of handle), 8.3 cms (to lip). London 1743. Maker Thomas Whipham.
Price £1,950

A handsome pair of antique sterling silver sauceboats with typical classic shape and raised scroll handle of the period. Each h...

Pair of George III Silver Sideboard Dishes

8985. Pair of George III Silver Sideboard Dishes

1816

WILLIAM PITTS

Price £22,500

A magnificent pair of antique sterling silver chargers (or sideboard dishes) with gilt finish. Decorated in the 17th century style with deep relief embossed fruit and foliage. The centre is engraved with a large coat of arms of Scott impaling Surtees for John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon (1751-1838) and his wife Bessie. Scott was made an Earl in 1821. Weight each 3395 grams approx, 109.1 troy ounces. Diameter 64 cms. London 1816. Maker William Pitts, known for making large and impressive chargers.
Price £22,500

A magnificent pair of antique sterling silver chargers (or sideboard dishes) with gilt finish. Decorated in the 17th century st...

Queen Anne Style Silver Caddy

8984. Queen Anne Style Silver Caddy

1930

RICHARD COMYNS

Price £595

A good antique silver tea caddy box in the Queen Anne style. Britannia standard silver*. It has a sliding top and the cap comes off to be used as a tea measure. Excellent plain features. To the front is an engraved crest. Weight 202 grams, 6.4 troy ounces. Height 12 cms. Base 8.9 x 6.2 cms. London 1930. Maker Richard Comyns.
Price £595

A good antique silver tea caddy box in the Queen Anne style. Britannia standard silver*. It has a sliding top and the cap comes...

Antique Gold Portrait Box - Napoleon

8981. Antique Gold Portrait Box - Napoleon

Circa 1860

Price £950

An antique wooden box with an inset portrait of Napoleon, hand painted and signed “Delaroche”, within an ivory surround. The burr wood is particularly attractive. The gold interior has French gold stamps. Circa 1860. 15 carat gold or higher.
Price £950

An antique wooden box with an inset portrait of Napoleon, hand painted and signed “Delaroche”, within an ivory surround. Th...

Antique Silver Beaker

8980. Antique Silver Beaker

1867

GEORGE ANGELL

Price £850

An antique sterling silver drinks cup. Fantastic quality with a charming applied border of cherubs. Finely engraved with arches, scrolls and flower motifs. Gilded interior. Contains 300 ml. Weight 208 grams, 6.6 troy ounces. Height 13 cms. Diameter 6.6 cms. All pieces marked. London 1867. Maker George Angell.
Price £850

An antique sterling silver drinks cup. Fantastic quality with a charming applied border of cherubs. Finely engraved with arches...

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 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 Silver Bullet Teapot

8976. Antique Silver Bullet Teapot

Circa 1749

DAVID HENNELL I

Price £2,250

An early English sterling silver teapot of globular form. Early teapots were of small capacity because of the rarity of tea. Lovely plain shape with a straight spout and engraved decoration to the upper body. Generally speaking bullet teapots were only made during the George II period. Weight 372 grams, 11.9 troy ounces. Height 12.5 cms (to top of handle). Spread 20.5 cms. London 1749. Maker David Hennell I.
Price £2,250

An early English sterling silver teapot of globular form. Early teapots were of small capacity because of the rarity of tea. Lo...

Antique Silver Spoon

8965. Antique Silver Spoon

Circa 1750

Price £450

An excellent antique Dutch gilt silver spoon, the end of the handle modelled with a seated figure holding a baby and accompanied by a cherub. The back of the bowl is inscribed with the owners initials. Weight 61 grams, just under 3 troy ounces. Length 18.3 cms. Bowl measures 7x5 cms. Stamped with Dutch silver marks for Amsterdam. Circa 1750.
Price £450

An excellent antique Dutch gilt silver spoon, the end of the handle modelled with a seated figure holding a baby and accompanie...

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 Gilt Bronze Candelabras

8951. Antique Gilt Bronze Candelabras

Circa 1900

Price £1,450

An excellent quality pair of antique candelabra in bronze with ormolu arms and bases. Lovely classical style. Height 31 cms. Spread across the arms 19 cms. Unsigned. Probably French. Circa 1900.
Price £1,450

An excellent quality pair of antique candelabra in bronze with ormolu arms and bases. Lovely classical style. Height 31 cms. Sp...

Antique Bronze Horse and Rider – Chef Gaulois by Fremiet

8950. Antique Bronze Horse and Rider – Chef Gaulois by Fremiet

Circa 1880

EMMANUEL FRÉMIET (1824-1910)

Price £1,950

An excellent quality antique bronze model of a horse and rider signed by the French sculptor Emmanuel Fremiet (1824-1910). Height 36 cms. Base 25.5 x 8 cms. French circa 1880.
Price £1,950

An excellent quality antique bronze model of a horse and rider signed by the French sculptor Emmanuel Fremiet (1824-1910). Heig...

Antique Bronze Dog

8949. Antique Bronze Dog

Circa 1900

Price £950

A striking figure of a dog raised on hind legs with one foot supported by an oval specimen of Blue John*. The modelling is very realistic. Raised on a marble resin base. Height 17.5 (total), 12.5 cms (dog) cms. Base 10.5 x 5.8 cms. Unsigned. Probably English. Circa 1900.
Price £950

A striking figure of a dog raised on hind legs with one foot supported by an oval specimen of Blue John*. The modelling is very...

Antique Silver Owl Condiment Set

8944. Antique Silver Owl Condiment Set

1867 to 1871

EDWARD CHARLES BROWN Also known as RICHARDS & BROWN

Price £5,750

A rare set of antique sterling silver owl condiments. All in a fitted case, retailed by Asprey. The matching set consists of an owl sugar caster, owl salt shaker and pair of owl peppers. All with glass button eyes and finely chased decorative detail. Castor – 102 grams, 3.2 troy ounces, height 11 cms Salt – 41 grams, 1.3 troy ounces, height 7.5 cms Peppers – 57 grams (pair), 1,8 troy ounces, height 6 cms. All London 1867/71 and same maker Charles Edward Brown.
Price £5,750

A rare set of antique sterling silver owl condiments. All in a fitted case, retailed by Asprey. The matching set consists of an...

George III Silver Wine Coasters

8943. George III Silver Wine Coasters

1770

EDWARD LOWE

Price £975

A pretty pair of antique sterling silver coasters with pierced gallery and gadroon borders. Very charming small size. There is an engraved crest to the front of each. With turned hardwood bases and black ebony centre buttons. Diameter 11.75 cms. Height 3.5 cms. London 1770. Maker Edward Lowe.
Price £975

A pretty pair of antique sterling silver coasters with pierced gallery and gadroon borders. Very charming small size. There is ...

Antique Silver Coffee Spoons

8929. Antique Silver Coffee Spoons

1909

HENRY ATKIN

Price £125

A set of 6 sterling silver spoons in the popular bead pattern. Each has hand engraved initials in old fashioned script. Total weight 89 grams, 2.8 troy ounces. Length 11 cms. Sheffield 1909. Maker Henry Atkins.
Price £125

A set of 6 sterling silver spoons in the popular bead pattern. Each has hand engraved initials in old fashioned script. Total ...

Art Deco Silver Dish

8928. Art Deco Silver Dish

1939

EMILE VINER

Price £295

A stylish sterling silver dish with smart geometric decoration typical of the period. Weight 90 grams, 3 troy ounces. Length 19 cms. Width 11 cms. Height cms. Sheffield 1939. Maker Edward Viner.
Price £295

A stylish sterling silver dish with smart geometric decoration typical of the period. Weight 90 grams, 3 troy ounces. Length 19...

Antique Russian Silver Box by Faberge

8927. Antique Russian Silver Box by Faberge

Circa 1913

KARL FABERGÉ (c.1846-1920)

Price £4,500

A Russian niello silver cigarette box by Fabergé inscribed "to Keld Fenwick, Royal Horse Guards from Mother August 13 1913". The box is hand decorated all over with foliate scroll decoration. Engraved to the front is a magnificent troika scene and to the back is the Fenwick crest. To one side is a matchstriker opening to a vesta case and through the back section there is space for a pencil. Original gilt interior. Weight 194 cms, 6.2 troy ounces. 9 x 7 cms. Height 1.5 cm. Stamped inside with Russian silver marks. Maker Karl Faberge.
Price £4,500

A Russian niello silver cigarette box by Fabergé inscribed "to Keld Fenwick, Royal Horse Guards from Mother August 13 1913". T...

George III Silver Salver by Hester Bateman

8925. George III Silver Salver by Hester Bateman

1784

HESTER BATEMAN, LONDON (1761-1790)

Price £2,350

A very elegant antique sterling silver waiter with a bead border and raised on tapering feet. Small size. With the charming features this highly sought after Georgian lady silversmith is famous for. Hand engraved with bright cut borders and a central hand engraved crest and motto “Alta Petit”. Perfect size to stand a bottle or glass. Weight 244 grams, 7.8 troy ounces. Diameter 19.5 cms. Height 2.5 cms. London 1784. Maker Hester Bateman.
Price £2,350

A very elegant antique sterling silver waiter with a bead border and raised on tapering feet. Small size. With the charming fea...

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...

Antique Cork Silver Basting Spoon

8916. Antique Cork Silver Basting Spoon

Circa 1790

JOHN HEYLAND

Price £495 (Reserved)

A rare Irish provincial sterling silver serving spoon with a sought after Cork makers mark. Long length. Plain style with an initial in old fashioned script hand engraved to the handle. Weight 107 grams, 3.4 troy ounces. Length 30 cms. Bowl 9.2x5.5 cms. The bowl is solid and has no wear. Stamped 3 times with the makers mark only for John Heyland. Circa 1790.
Price £495 (Reserved)

A rare Irish provincial sterling silver serving spoon with a sought after Cork makers mark. Long length. Plain style with an in...

Antique Irish Silver Strainer Spoon

8911. Antique Irish Silver Strainer Spoon

1803

JOHN POWER

Price £675

An elegant antique sterling silver gravy spoon of classic plain design with a feather edge and bright cut engraving. The handle has a monogram of intertwined initials in old fashioned script. Weight 140 grams, 4.5 troy ounces. Length 33 cms. Bowl 10.5x6 cms. Dublin 1803. Maker John Power.
Price £675

An elegant antique sterling silver gravy spoon of classic plain design with a feather edge and bright cut engraving. The handle...

Antique Silver Claret Jug

8909. Antique Silver Claret Jug

1885

GEORGE FOX,

Price £1,450

An attractive sterling silver mounted wine jug with a plain crystal glass body. The silver has pretty pierced decoration and bead borders. The lid has internal gilding. There is a hand engraved crest to the lid. Contains 1300 ml. Height 27 cms (to top of thumb piece). Spread 19 cms. London 1885. Maker George Fox.
Price £1,450

An attractive sterling silver mounted wine jug with a plain crystal glass body. The silver has pretty pierced decoration and be...

Antique French Cast Silver Candlesticks

8902. Antique French Cast Silver Candlesticks

1764

JEAN JOSEPH DARTIS

Price £6,950

A rare pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with faceted columns and hexagonal stepped bases. Stunning plain design. Excellent condition and fine patina.Each has a coat of arms hand engraved to the base. Heavy weight 1342 grams, 43.1 troy ounces. Height 26 cms. Base width 15.5 cms. Marked underneath with provincial French silver stamps for Jean Joseph Dartis of Montpellier. Date 1764.
Price £6,950

A rare pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks with faceted columns and hexagonal stepped bases. Stunning plain design. Ex...

Antique Colonial Silver Mug

8894. Antique Colonial Silver Mug

Circa 1820

Price £675

An excellent antique sterling silver mug of good proportions. Plain baluster form having a simple S-scroll handle with an acanthus leaf mount. Good gauge silver and weight. Contains 300 ml. Weight 174 grams, 5.5 troy ounces. Diameter 7.2 cms (top), 7.4 cms (base). Marked underneath the base with pseudo Georgian English hallmarks. Colonial, possibly Canadian. Circa 1820.
Price £675

An excellent antique sterling silver mug of good proportions. Plain baluster form having a simple S-scroll handle with an acant...

George III Silver Dishes

8890. George III Silver Dishes

1791

JOHN TWEEDIE

Price £2,550

A good quality set of 4 antique sterling silver bowls of oval form with pierced silver sides. Stylish classical form and having a ram’s head mount to each end. Total weight 1266 grams, 40.7 troy ounces. Length 19 cms. Width 12 cms. Height 9 cms. London 1791. Maker John Tweedie.
Price £2,550

A good quality set of 4 antique sterling silver bowls of oval form with pierced silver sides. Stylish classical form and having...

George II Silver Mug

8888. George II Silver Mug

1725

WILLIAM DARKER

Price £795

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 £795

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

Vintage Silver Fox Stirrup Cup

8871. Vintage Silver Fox Stirrup Cup

1964

PADGETT & BRAHAM LTD, LONDON

Price £3,350

A beautifully modelled sterling silver stirrup cup in the form of a fox head. Fine features and lovely expressive face. Heavy cast silver. Large size. Original gilt finish and interior. Weight 345 grams, 11 troy ounces. Height 16.5 cms. Diameter 8.1 cms. English silver hallmarks on the rim for London 1964. Maker Padgett & Braham Ltd.
Price £3,350

A beautifully modelled sterling silver stirrup cup in the form of a fox head. Fine features and lovely expressive face. Heavy c...

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...

Antique Silver Pedlar Snuff Box

8847. Antique Silver Pedlar Snuff Box

1843

EDWARD SMITH, BIRMINGHAM

Price £3,500

A fine quality antique sterling silver snuff box with a bright gilt finish. The top has a high relief decoration of a pedlar in old fashioned costume selling his wares in a crowded market. The sides and base have a crisp engine turned finish. Original bright gilt interior. Weight 176 grams, 5.6 troy ounces. Top measures 9.5x5.5 cms. Height 2.2 cms (top of box), 3 cms (top of pedlar). Birmingham 1843. Maker Edward Smith. Retailer Elkington & Co.
Price £3,500

A fine quality antique sterling silver snuff box with a bright gilt finish. The top has a high relief decoration of a pedlar in...

Antique Silver Brandy Label

8840. Antique Silver Brandy Label

1835

JOSEPH WILLMORE

Price £125

8841 Antique Silver Brandy Label A plain style antique sterling silver spirit label of hexagonal design with reed border. The word “BRANDY” is hand engraved to the front. Weight 11 grams. Measures 4. x 2.4 cms. London 1835. Maker Joseph Willmore.
Price £125

8841 Antique Silver Brandy Label A plain style antique sterling silver spirit label of hexagonal design with reed border. The...

Antique French Silver Lorgnette

8834. Antique French Silver Lorgnette

Circa 1890

Price £135

A decorative antique gilt silver folding magnifying glass or eyeglass with a spring clip. Length 15.5 cms. Spread across the lenses 14 cms. Unmarked silver with gold finish. French. Circa 1890.
Price £135

A decorative antique gilt silver folding magnifying glass or eyeglass with a spring clip. Length 15.5 cms. Spread across the le...

Victorian Folding Biscuit Box

8830. Victorian Folding Biscuit Box

Circa 1875

CP PARKIN

Price £550

A decorative version of the antique silver plated folding biscuit box. It opens to reveal a stunning interior. Attractive shell shape with a decorative cast border frame. The pierced grills keep the biscuits in place and can be lifted to access the contents. Silver plated. Height 24.5 cms. Width 21.5 cms. Underneath there is the unicorn mark for the Cheltenham and Company Ltd, Sheffield, UK. Silver plate on copper. Circa 1875.
Price £550

A decorative version of the antique silver plated folding biscuit box. It opens to reveal a stunning interior. Attractive shell...

Antique Silver Model Knight

8829 . Antique Silver Model Knight

Circa 1910

Price £685

A handsome figure of a knight in full armour having a hinged visor and carved faux ivory face. In one hand he has a shield, in the other a flag. Parcel gilt finish. Fantastic workmanship and decorative detail. With a pierced filigree silver and gem set base. Total weight 213 grams, 6.8 troy ounces. Height 12 cms (to top of helmet plume), 15 cms (to top of flag). Base 4.3 x 4.3 cms. Marked on the edge of the base with “Sterling” and below with German silver marks and makers initials. Circa 1910.
Price £685

A handsome figure of a knight in full armour having a hinged visor and carved faux ivory face. In one hand he has a shield, in ...

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...

Antique Silver Spirit Label

8826. Antique Silver Spirit Label

1862

GEORGE UNITE

Price £175

A handsome antique sterling silver rum label in the form of a vine leaf pierced for Rum. Excellent detail. Weight 8 grams. Measures 5.5 x 4 cms. Birmingham 1862. Maker George Unite.
Price £175

A handsome antique sterling silver rum label in the form of a vine leaf pierced for Rum. Excellent detail. Weight 8 grams. Meas...

Antique Continental Silver Box

8823 . Antique Continental Silver Box

Circa 1840

Price £195

A very charming antique silver box with hinged lid mounted with a silver coin surrounded by a circle of paste stones (some missing). Small size. With rope borders and a hand engraved design to the sides. Weight 30 grams, 1 troy ounce. Height 2 cms. Diameter 4 cms. With continental silver marks underneath. Circa 1840.
Price £195

A very charming antique silver box with hinged lid mounted with a silver coin surrounded by a circle of paste stones (some miss...

Antique Silver Red Indian Commemorative Spoon

8815. Antique Silver Red Indian Commemorative Spoon

Circa 1904

Price £275

A beautifully modelled antique sterling silver spoon commemorating the St Louis World’s Fair in 1904. The handle is beautifully modelled in the form of an American Red Indian, back and front. The bowl has a picture of the Temple of Fraternity, an immense conference building in the centre of the exhibition complex. Weight 49 grams, 1.5 troy ounces. Length 14.8 cms. Bowl 5.2x3.1 cms. Stamped on the reverse with “Sterling” and a flag. Made in the USA. Circa 1904.
Price £275

A beautifully modelled antique sterling silver spoon commemorating the St Louis World’s Fair in 1904. The handle is beautiful...

George III Silver Mug

8808. George III Silver Mug

1765

JOHN ROBINSON II

Price £695

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with scroll handle. Classic plain style. With a hand engraved monogram to the front with intertwined initials in old script. Contains 400 ml. Weight 297 grams, 9.5 troy ounces. Height 11.7 cms. Diameter 7.5 cms (top), 8.5 cms (base). London 1765. Maker John Robinson II.
Price £695

A handsome antique sterling silver mug of baluster form with scroll handle. Classic plain style. With a hand engraved monogram ...

Antique Gold and Stone Desk Seal

8806. Antique Gold and Stone Desk Seal

Circa 1840

Price £695

An antique seal with white hard stone handle and solid gold mount. The carved intaglio has an armorial, a horse crest over a crown, and the motto “Con Fide”. The stone handle could be white jade or quartz cabouchon. The intaglio is a creamier white colour and may be rock crystal. Length 6.7 cms. Unmarked gold (15 or 18 carat). French. Circa 1840.
Price £695

An antique seal with white hard stone handle and solid gold mount. The carved intaglio has an armorial, a horse crest over a cr...

Antique German Silver Set

8771. Antique German Silver Set

1793 to 1793

Price £6,500

A superb quality antique continental silver gilt tea or coffee set consisting of a large pot, covered milk jug and covered sugar bowl. Original rich coloured fire gilding. Exquisite plain styling with ribbed body and decorative borders. Each piece bears a hand engraved royal crest and initial “H”. The wooden handles have hand carved decoration. Total weight 1967 grams, 63.2 troy ounces. Large pot contains 600 ml, height 26 cms, spread 24 cms. Milk jug contains 275 ml, height 20.4 cms, spread 18 cms. Sugar bowl height 13.5 cms, spread 15 cms, rim 12.5x11 cms. Stamped with German silver marks for Augsburg 1793-95. Maker Johann Grabe.
Price £6,500

A superb quality antique continental silver gilt tea or coffee set consisting of a large pot, covered milk jug and covered suga...

George III Silver Jug

8764. George III Silver Jug

1790

Price £1,250

An elegant antique sterling silver jug of tall vase form. Lovely plain design with reed borders and curved wooden handle. With a hand engraved crest to the front. Suitable for coffee, wine or water. Contains 1050 ml. Weight 735 grams, 23.3 troy ounces. Height 27.8 cms. Spread 14.5 cms. London 1790. Maker EI.
Price £1,250

An elegant antique sterling silver jug of tall vase form. Lovely plain design with reed borders and curved wooden handle. With ...

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...

George III Silver Lidded Tankard

8759. George III Silver Lidded Tankard

1803

THOMAS LAMBORN

Price £1,450

An unusual small size antique silver tankard, sometimes known as a lady’s tankard, having a domed hinged lid and plain straight sided design with coopered bands. Attractive strapwork to the top of the handle. To the front there is a decorative, hand engraved cartouche containing entwined initials in old fashioned script. Contains 750 ml. Weight 570 grams, 18.3 troy ounces. Spread 18 cms. Height 17.5 cms. Diameter 11.3 cms (base). Sheffield 1803. Maker Thomas Lamborn.
Price £1,450

An unusual small size antique silver tankard, sometimes known as a lady’s tankard, having a domed hinged lid and plain straig...

Antique French Silver Mirror Plateau

8756. Antique French Silver Mirror Plateau

Circa 1900

Price £1,450

An elegant antique mirror stand of shaped oval form standing on ball feet. Plain styled with reed borders and shell motifs. With the original wooden back. Length 52 cms. Width 36 cms. Height 4.2 cms. Marked on the edge with French silver stamps. Circa 1900.
Price £1,450

An elegant antique mirror stand of shaped oval form standing on ball feet. Plain styled with reed borders and shell motifs. Wit...

Antique Silver Plated and Wood Drinks Bucket

8748. Antique Silver Plated and Wood Drinks Bucket

Circa 1910

Price £650

A fantastic decorator’s item. This stylish bar set in the form of a ship’s bucket has a coopered body made of solid wood panels held together with silver plated metal bands and has a chunky rope handle. Holds up to 3 standard wine bottles. The multi-purpose bottom section swivels out and can be used to contain bar items, bottle openers, cigars, playing cards etc. Above the swivel drawer, engraved to the silver plated band, are the British patent numbers “Rd90495 DEPOSE Rd90496”. Height 25.5 cms. Diameter 21 cms. Made in England. Circa 1910.
Price £650

A fantastic decorator’s item. This stylish bar set in the form of a ship’s bucket has a coopered body made of solid wood pa...

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 Silver Candlesticks

8726. Antique Silver Candlesticks

1891

HAWKSWORTH & EYRE

Price £495

A pretty pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks of circular form with bead borders. Plain style. Small size. Fixed nozzles. Filled bases. Height 10 cms. Base diameter 8 cms. Sheffield 1891. Maker Hawksworth, Eyre & Co Ltd – James Kebberling Bembridge.
Price £495

A pretty pair of antique sterling silver candlesticks of circular form with bead borders. Plain style. Small size. Fixed nozzle...

Antique Silver Beaker

8725. Antique Silver Beaker

1878

WALKER & HALL

Price £850

An excellent antique sterling silver drinking tumbler with lovely plain style. Large capacity. Good gauge silver. Bright colour. Total weight approx 211 grams, 6.8 troy ounces. Height 12 cms. Diameter 9 cm. Sheffield 1878. Maker Walker & Hall. Another 3 similar goblets available on request.
Price £850

An excellent antique sterling silver drinking tumbler with lovely plain style. Large capacity. Good gauge silver. Bright colour...

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...

Antique German Silver Spice Tower

8708. Antique German Silver Spice Tower

Circa 1850

Price £575

A rare antique Berlin silver spice box with attractive scroll filigree centre decoration and a hinged door. 3 sections of the column have a roll engraved decoration, the centre section with 2 crowned lions either side of the stone tablets. Weight 119 grams, 3.8 troy ounces. Height 27.5 cms. Diameter of base 6.25 cms. Marked on the edge of the base with German silver marks for Berlin. Mid 19th century. Judaica.
Price £575

A rare antique Berlin silver spice box with attractive scroll filigree centre decoration and a hinged door. 3 sections of the c...

Antique Silver Flask

8702. Antique Silver Flask

1828

MARY ANN & CHARLES REILLY

Price £2,750

A superb antique sterling silver flask. Graceful plain form and super large size. Inscribed to the front with a hand engraved lion crest and the name “John Bayley Esq” and to the reverse “Nymph”. This was possibly a ship’s flask for the Captain’s table. The cap unscrews and the top band is gold plated. Contains a hefty 950 ml. Weight 500 grams, 16 troy ounces. Height 21.5 cms. Bse 7.2 x 5.4 cms. London 1828. Maker Mary Ann & Charles Reilly.
Price £2,750

A superb antique sterling silver flask. Graceful plain form and super large size. Inscribed to the front with a hand engraved l...

French Art Deco Silver Candelabra

8697. French Art Deco Silver Candelabra

Circa 1930

Price £2,250

A stylish pair of art deco silver candelabra with 3 lights. Excellent plain style with geometric shaped bases inlaid with ivory and ebony. The branches unscrew but the columns cannot be used as candlesticks. Height 41 cms, spread 28 cms. The weight of the branches is 991 grams, 31.8 troy ounces, the bases are filled and therefore cannot be weighed. French silver stamps. Circa 1930.
Price £2,250

A stylish pair of art deco silver candelabra with 3 lights. Excellent plain style with geometric shaped bases inlaid with ivory...

Pair of Georgian Silver Candlesticks

8693. Pair of Georgian Silver Candlesticks

1784

DANIEL SMITH AND ROBERT SHARP

Price £2,750

An elegant pair of antique sterling silver candle holders with tall tapering and fluted columns on oval bases. Lovely classic plain design with simple embossed borders. Height 30 cms. Base length 16 cms, width 12.5 cms. Sheffield 1784. Maker Smith and Sharp.
Price £2,750

An elegant pair of antique sterling silver candle holders with tall tapering and fluted columns on oval bases. Lovely classic p...

Antique Silver Plate

8691. Antique Silver Plate

1926

CRICHTON BROTHERS

Price £895

A beautiful silver dish in the style of an early English alms dish. Simple plain design. Lovely patina and excellent original condition. Hand engraved to the border is a large armorial with the motto “Ad Vitam” - Immortal. Weight 690 grams, 22.1 troy ounces. Diameter 29 cms. London 1926. Maker Crichton Brothers, specialists in making fine quality copies of early English silver. The matching plate #8690 is available.
Price £895

A beautiful silver dish in the style of an early English alms dish. Simple plain design. Lovely patina and excellent original c...

Antique Silver Plate

8690. Antique Silver Plate

1926

CRICHTON BROTHERS

Price £895

A beautiful silver dish in the style of an early English alms dish. Simple plain design. Lovely patina and excellent original condition. Hand engraved to the border is a large armorial with the motto “Ad Vitam” - Immortal. Weight 690 grams, 22.1 troy ounces. Diameter 29 cms. London 1926. Maker Crichton Brothers, specialists in making fine quality copies of early English silver. The matching plate #8691 is available.
Price £895

A beautiful silver dish in the style of an early English alms dish. Simple plain design. Lovely patina and excellent original c...

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...

Vintage Silver Corkscrew and Bottle Opener – Golf Putter

8668. Vintage Silver Corkscrew and Bottle Opener – Golf Putter

1934

STOCKWELL & CO Also known as GEORGE STOCKWELL, LONDON

Price £475

A rare sterling silver novelty bar item in the form of a golf putter. At one end is a bottle opener which unscrews to reveal a corkscrew. The end of the putter has an applied disc with stylistic enamel initials. Weight of silver putter 32 grams, 1 troy ounce. Length 16 cms. Import marks for London 1934, Importer George Stockwell.
Price £475

A rare sterling silver novelty bar item in the form of a golf putter. At one end is a bottle opener which unscrews to reveal a ...

Antique Silver Jockey Cap Caddy Spoon

8663. Antique Silver Jockey Cap Caddy Spoon

1798

SAMUEL PEMBERTON, BIRMINGHAM

Price £750

A rare and collectable early silver caddy spoon in the form of a jockey cap. It has a ribbed design and a plain centre button with the initial “G” in old fashioned script. Weight 8 grams. Measures 5.5 x 3.8 cms. Birmingham 1798. No maker’s mark* but almost certainly made in Birmingham by Samuel Pemberton. For a similar example see "Caddy Spoons, an Illustrated Guide" by John Norrie, plate 95c.
Price £750

A rare and collectable early silver caddy spoon in the form of a jockey cap. It has a ribbed design and a plain centre button w...

Antique Silver Letter Opener and Magnifier

8660. Antique Silver Letter Opener and Magnifier

1902

ASPREY

Price £450

A fantastic quality antique sterling silver letter opener combined with a 6 inch measure and magnifying glass. Excellent plain style. Total weight 42 grams, 1.3 troy ounces. Length 19.5 cms. Birmingham 1902. Maker Asprey of London.
Price £450

A fantastic quality antique sterling silver letter opener combined with a 6 inch measure and magnifying glass. Excellent plain ...

Antique Silver Model Chariot and Horses

8658. Antique Silver Model Chariot and Horses

1861

GEORGE ANGELL

Price £6,750

An outstanding piece of decorative silver. An antique sterling silver pair of galloping horses pulling a wheeled chariot. All mounted on a heavy solid silver base with naturalistic decoration, standing on four turned wooden feet. Excellent quality and good heavy weight. Probably it is just a decorative piece however the chariot could possibly be used for serving – the shape isn’t suitable for holding a bottle (see photo). Weight 1506 grams, 48.4 troy ounces. Height 15.5 cms. Base 33 x 16 cms. London 1861. Maker George Angell
Price £6,750

An outstanding piece of decorative silver. An antique sterling silver pair of galloping horses pulling a wheeled chariot. All m...

Antique Silver Knights on Horse Back

8654. Antique Silver Knights on Horse Back

Circa 1880

Price £7,750

A fantastic pair of antique German silver table ornaments in the form of large model knights in armour, each astride a galloping horse. Gilded silver (slightly worn) with jewelled beads. The knights have faux ivory faces and helmets with hinged visors which can be opened and closed; in the right hand they each hold a jousting pole, or lance, and in the left they clasp the horse’s reins. The models are very intricate with many separate pieces assembled together. The bases have a naturalist finish. Although similar in size and stance, these models have slight differences. One horse carries a plume on the crest of its head whereas the other sports a bird figure on the head. Weight 1405 and 1411 grams, total weight 2816 grams, 90.5 troy ounces. Height 25 and 25.5 cms. Spread 20 cms excluding the lance. Base 16 x 8 cms. Marked on top of the base with German silver marks crown, moon, silver purity mark “800” (800/1000) and makers mark “JK” with a swan for Johann S Kurz (1818 - 1888). Hanau, Germany. Circa 1880.
Price £7,750

A fantastic pair of antique German silver table ornaments in the form of large model knights in armour, each astride a gallopin...

Antique Russian Silver Caster

8647. Antique Russian Silver Caster

1760

Price £650

A plain style antique castor with a decorative pierced top. The plain body has a spiral twist. Weight 173 grams, 5.5 troy ounces. Height 18 cms. Marked underneath with Russian silver marks for 1760.
Price £650

A plain style antique castor with a decorative pierced top. The plain body has a spiral twist. Weight 173 grams, 5.5 troy ounce...

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 ...

Antique French Silver Fish Plate

8641. Antique French Silver Fish Plate

Circa 1840

Price £2,450

An excellent antique silver salmon dish with a long oval form and reed border. Good large size. Original gilt finish (some wear). Engraved on both sides with a large armorial and the crest “Acta Non Verba”. Weight 2874 grams, 92.4 troy ounces. Length 80 cms. Width 37.5 cms. Marked on the edge with French silver marks. Circa 1840.
Price £2,450

An excellent antique silver salmon dish with a long oval form and reed border. Good large size. Original gilt finish (some wear...

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 Silver Tea Spoons

8633. Antique Silver Tea Spoons

Circa 1882

HENRY JOHN AND JAMES WAKELY Also known as LIAS & WAKELY

Price £125

A good matched set of 6 antique sterling silver spoons in the attractive feather edge pattern. Gilt bowls. Total weight 96 grams, 3 troy ounces. Average length 12.6 cms. 3 spoons London 1882, maker Henry John Lias & James Wakely. The other 3 spoons have the lion mark only, minor difference in size.
Price £125

A good matched set of 6 antique sterling silver spoons in the attractive feather edge pattern. Gilt bowls. Total weight 96 gram...

Antique Silver Tea Spoons

8632. Antique Silver Tea Spoons

1906

COOPER BROTHERS

Price £145

A good set of 6 antique sterling silver spoons in the attractive feather edge pattern. Total weight 104 grams, 3.3 troy ounces. Length 12.6 cms. Sheffield 1906. Maker Cooper Brothers & Sons Ltd.
Price £145

A good set of 6 antique sterling silver spoons in the attractive feather edge pattern. Total weight 104 grams, 3.3 troy ounces....

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...

Antique Silver Trencher Salts

8620. Antique Silver Trencher Salts

1780

THOMAS HARPER

Price £750

A handsome set of four antique sterling silver trencher salts in the rectangular form popular at the start of the 18th century but actually dating to 1780. Good size. Traces of the original gilt interior. Total weight 220 grams, 7 troy ounces. Base 7.5 x 6 cms. Top 6 x 4.5 cms. London 1780. Maker Thomas Harper.
Price £750

A handsome set of four antique sterling silver trencher salts in the rectangular form popular at the start of the 18th century ...

Antique Gold and Nephrite Letter Opener

8615. Antique Gold and Nephrite Letter Opener

Circa 1890

Price £975

A handsome jade nephrite paper knife with a decorative 15 carat gold (unmarked) mount. Excellent quality. Length 26 cms. Width 2.15 cms. Circa 1890. Probably French or Russian.
Price £975

A handsome jade nephrite paper knife with a decorative 15 carat gold (unmarked) mount. Excellent quality. Length 26 cms. Width ...

Pair of Antique George II Silver Mugs

8608. Pair of Antique George II Silver Mugs

1728

EDWARD VINCENT

Price £4,250

An exceptional pair of early English sterling silver mugs with baluster shape on a spreading foot. Lovely chunky style and plain features typical of the period. Good gauge metal and very heavy weight. Excellent colour. To the front there is a large hand engraved armorial within a decorative cartouche. Each mug has the scratchweight engraved underneath. Each contains 330 ml. Total weight 715 grams, 22.9 troy ounces. Height 11 cms. Diameter of top 7 cms. London 1728. Maker Edward Vincent.
Price £4,250

An exceptional pair of early English sterling silver mugs with baluster shape on a spreading foot. Lovely chunky style and plai...

Victorian Silver Wine Ewer

8606. Victorian Silver Wine Ewer

1872

BARNARD BROTHERS, LONDON

Price £1,350

A good quality antique sterling silver wine jug with tall slender shaped form and curved handle. Very unusual vertical line engraving and empty cartouche to front and back. Weight 627 grams, 20.1 troy ounces. Contains 1250 ml. Height 30 cms. Spread 14.5 cms. London 1872. Maker Barnard Brothers.
Price £1,350

A good quality antique sterling silver wine jug with tall slender shaped form and curved handle. Very unusual vertical line eng...

Antique French Silver Table Birds

8604. Antique French Silver Table Birds

Circa 1920

Price £3,750

A fine pair of French silver table ornaments modelled as game birds with articulated wings. High grade 950 silver (purer than 925 sterling silver). Large size and excellent weight. These models are very realistic and have fine chased detail. the 1443 grams, 46.3 troy ounces. Male bird height 19 cms, length 39 cms. Female bird 18.5 cms, length 40 cms. Stamped with French silver stamps on the wing and tail feather. Maker Ernest Eschwege. Circa 1920.
Price £3,750

A fine pair of French silver table ornaments modelled as game birds with articulated wings. High grade 950 silver (purer than 9...

Antique William III Style Silver Candlesticks

8602. Antique William III Style Silver Candlesticks

1875

CHARLES STUART HARRIS, LONDON

Price £5,950

A rare set of antique silver candlesticks in the style of the reign of William III. Britannia standard 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 within a fish scale cartouche. Weight 1568 grams, 50.4 troy ounces. Height 20 cms approx. Base 14.5 cms. London 1875. Maker Charles Stuart Harris.
Price £5,950

A rare set of antique silver candlesticks in the style of the reign of William III. Britannia standard silver*. These fine cand...

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