Fall Select Auction: November 3 (2006)


272. Coin silver mint julep set from the 19th century Lexington silversmith shop of Thomas G. Calvert. Eight cups with pourer and sugar cup, tapered forms with beaded bands, bases impressed T.G. CALVERT, monogrammed SAL, each piece 3.5"h, excellent condition with minor dents to bases, light scratching. Weights: cup 4.4oz, sugar 5.5oz, pitcher 5.2oz. 4,000-5,000
273. Service for twelve Reed & Barton sterling flatware, Burgundy pattern, 67 pieces, excellent condition, no monograms. Twelve each of: dinner forks, 7.25"; salad forks, 6.75"; teaspoons, 6"; dinner knives, 9"; butter spreaders, 6.5", hollow handles. Also: cold meat fork, 8.25"; table spoon, 8.75"; gravy ladle, 6.5"; master butter knife, 7.25"; shell-bowl sugar scoop, 6.25"; lemon fork, 5"; two olive forks, 6". 1,000-2,000
274. Gorham sterling flatware service in Chantilly pattern, 116 pieces, no monograms, excellent condition: 11 dinner forks, 7.75"; 14 lunch forks, 7"; 14 salad forks, 6.75"; 20 teaspoons, 6"; 12 K2 knives, 9.75"; 14 K1 knives, 9"; 12 butter spreaders, 6.25"; 12 oval bowl soup spoons, 7.25"; table spoon, 8.75"; pierced serving fork, 9"; sugar scoop, 6.25"; sugar tongs, 4.25"; 3 cocktail forks, 5.5". 1,000-2,000
275. Gorham sterling flatware service, Golden Strasbourg, 83 pieces, no monograms, excellent condition: 12 forks, 7.75"; 12 salad forks, 6.5"; 12 knives, 9.25"; 24 teaspoons, 6"; 12 round bowl soup spoons, 6.5"; 11 hollow handle butter spreaders, 6.25". 800-1,200
276. Gorham sterling flatware service for twelve in Melrose (1948) pattern, 84 pieces, no monograms, excellent condition: 13 forks, 7.25"; 9 salad forks, 6.75"; 14 knives, 9"; 19 teaspoons, 6"; 9 oval bowl soup spoons, 6.75"; 13 butter spreaders, 6.25"; 2 table spoons, 8.5"; cake server, 11"; jelly server, 6.25"; baby spoon, 4.5"; sugar tongs, 4"; pickle fork, 5.75". 1,000-1,500
277. Stieff sterling repousse flatware, service for six with serving pieces, 35 pieces: six forks, 7"; six salad forks, 6"; twelve teaspoons, 6"; six hollow handle knives, 9"; one hollow handle master butter knife, 7.25"; one pierced tablespoon, 8"; one sugar spoon, 6.25"; one condiment spoon with pierced bowl, 5.75"; one pick, 5". All marked Stieff Sterling, excellent condition. 600-800
279. Tiffany sterling trumpet vase, stepped foot, marked TIFFANY & CO / 18594 MAKERS 7841 / STERLING SILVER / 925-1000 / M. 14"h x 5.25"w, insignificant scratches and minute nicks to rim. 1lb 4.3oz. 900-1,200
280. Tiffany sterling tray, heart shape with ruffled edging trailing into interior, marked TIFFANY & CO MAKERS STERLING 23250L, 8" x 6.5" x 1"h, surface scratches, excellent condition. 9.7oz. 150-250
281. Georg Jensen sterling spoon, curled stem with beaded ending, leaf pattern to outside of bowl, marked 41 GEORG JENSEN DENMARK STERLING, 5.5", excellent condition. 75-150
290. Sterling repousse vase, main decoration of medieval knights and hounds with ornate acanthus borders, foot and fluted spout decorated with floral medallions, base stamped 925, dents to rim and foot, 8.75". 9.7oz. 300-400
295. Gorham sterling coffee pot, tall form with ornate top and bottom borders, blossoming swags around middle with large bows, two ivory insulators to handle. Base impressed STERLING 774 GORHAM MFG CO with torch hallmark. Several tiny dents, monogrammed. 8.5"h. 10.8oz. 100-150
296. S. Kirk & Son sterling repousse bowl, border has leafy branches with several types of blossoms, marked S KIRK & SON INC STERLING 15 X, 2"h x 10"d, 14.6 ounces, insignificant scratching, excellent condition. 14.6oz. 250-350
293. S. Kirk & Son sterling footed center bowl with handsome bevel style rim, marked S KIRK & SON STERLING 4151, 4"h x 9.25"d, minor scratches and pitting, 25.9oz. 250-350
294. Sterling sherbet set, six weighted sterling sherberts with gold wash interiors, 3.25"h, bases marked STERLING with hallmarks. Sells with Gorham sterling tray, black lacquered base with silver gallery marked GORHAM STERLING 1317, 9.25"d x 0.75"h, excellent condition. 150-250
292. Silvercrest sterling over bronze Arts and Crafts vase, applied silver shoulder decoration of pinecones and stems, base marked Silvercrest STERLING DECORATED BRONZE 2062, dent and patina loss at rim, 3.25"h. 12.1oz. 250-350
287. Sterling and 14K gold footed center bowl, interior rim with raised decorations including three oriental landscapes and three floral medallions, base marked STERLING & 14K / 6101, 2.25"h x 8"d, 9.6oz, excellent condition. 9.6oz. 150-250
288. Twelve sterling chalices with gold wash bowls, marked OVINGTONS STERLING, 6.5", minor dents and scratches, excellent condition. 4.1oz each. 400-600
289. Twelve sterling chalices, shield hallmarks with NS CO, STERLING, 6.5", minor dents and scratches, excellent condition. 4.5oz each. 400-600
298. Twelve 19th century heavy silver over copper dinner plates, etched lion family crests to front on rim, bird hallmark on reverse. All twelve in matching forms, six with lion rampant crest, six with lion on crown crest. 10.25", excellent condition. 200-300
282. Finnish sterling flatware, with relief stemmed rose decoration: 6 knives, 6.5", and 6 demitasse spoons, 4.75", monogrammed, hallmarked, excellent condition. 100-200
299. Ornate silver plate samovar with acanthus scroll decorations, etched lion medallion to front, scrolled footed base, unmarked, 21"h, excellent condition. 150-250
300. Ornate silver plate footed punch bowl, 13"h x 16"d, with 21" under tray. Sells with two silver plate ladles: Bailey, Banks & Biddle, and International. Excellent condition. 150-250