Spring Select Auction 2007

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249. Five piece sterling repousse coffee service, attributed to A.G. Schultz, Baltimore, hand made with repousse and chased decorations of strawberries, grapes, pears, roses, daisies, and leafy branches, urn form bodies with onion finials, marked Sterling with hand-made hallmark. 13" coffee pot, 11.5" teapot, 8.5" cream, 9.25" sugar, 8" waist, monograms, excellent condition with minor scratches and dings, 114.9oz troy. 6,000-9,000
250. Sterling Art Nouveau fruit bowl, deep relief leaves and stems on stippled background, Japanese hallmark to base, minor dings and scratches, 5"h x 10"d, 53.1oz troy. There is one 1/16" dent on the very bottom of the underside of the foot. One leaf has a gentle dent, there may be others. The nature of this bowl, with all the detail and depth makes it impossible to catalog each dent. There is a very slight separation on the inner rim which runs about 2". It is a very slight separation. We do not detect any re-solder lines. Condition is wonderful overall. 2,750-3,500
251. Ornate sterling repousse pitcher, fully decorated with roses, daisies and violets on stippled background, acanthus accents to spout, leafy twig handle, monogrammed 1880 LES 1905, base marked The Loring Andrews Co Sterling, 14.25"h x 8.5"w, 37.9oz troy, excellent condition. 3,000-5,000
252. Pair of sterling reticulated lidded urns with rams' head and ring handles, pear and leaf finials, elephant head family crest to each foot, beaded trim above handles and at foot, hallmarks include lion rampant, clipper ship, and 925. 12.25"h x 5"d, 36.4oz troy, frosted glass insert to one, excellent condition and workmanship. 2,500-3,000
269. Pair of Walter Meyer design sterling candelabra with ball and bud motif, split-stem arms and center scroll, each marked STERLING with wagon wheel hallmark, 8"h x 10"w, 32.3oz troy, excellent condition. 1,500-2,000
268. Walter Meyer design sterling five-light candelabra with ball and bud motif, split-stem arms, reticulated base of stem, marked STERLING, 11.25"h x 12"d, 30.3oz troy, excellent condition. 800-1,200
262. Pair of Georgian sterling sauce boats, gadrooned bowls, ball feet, London hallmarks, c.1808, handles wrapped, 5"h x 8"w x 4"d, 24.9oz troy, bases marked Freihofer. 1,200-1,800
263. S. Kirk & Son sterling coffee service, urn form bodies with urn finials and scrolled handles, all marked S. KIRK & SON STERLING 4196. 11" coffee pot,  9" teapot, 7.5" sugar, 7.5" cream. Atop round sterling tray, 14" marked S. KIRK & SON STERLING 4114. 119.4oz troy, excellent condition. 1,500-2,000
270. Dramatic Danish Modern style sterling coffee service, marked STERLING 950 EP S. Coffee pot 11.25", 2lb 3.8oz, missing one handle ring; teapot 9.75", 2lb; cream pitcher, 5", 9.8oz; lidded two-handle sugar, 5.5", 14.9oz; sugar tongs, 4.5", 1.9oz. 1,000-1,500
253. Three-piece coin silver repousse petite coffee service, grape vine finials, grape clusters and leaves to bodies, all three marked ES & Co, 7.5" coffee pot, 6.5" lidded sugar, 3.75" cream with gold wash interior, 1" dent to sugar, monograms. 25.9 ounces. 900-1,200
260. Tiffany sterling ice tongs, bird claw form, Vine-Daisy pattern, open holly leaves and berries to bowl, monogram, hinge as is, marked Tiffany & Co Sterling, 5.75", 3.4oz troy. 400-600
257. Tiffany sterling deep-bowl serving scoop in Japanese/Audubon 1871 pattern, decorated top and bottom, pierced bowl with ruffled edge, marked M TIFFANY & Co STERLING PAT. 1871, 8.5", 2.8oz troy, insignificant scratches and wear. 600-800
258. Tiffany sterling berry scoop serving in Japanese/Audubon 1871 pattern, decorated top and bottom, fluted edge to bowl, monogram to reverse, marked M TIFFANY & Co STERLING PAT. 1871, 9.5", 2.9oz troy, minor scratches and wear. 600-800
259. Tiffany sterling fish server in Japanese/Audubon 1871 pattern, decorated top and bottom, gold wash bowl with ruffled upper edge, marked M TIFFANY & Co STERLING PAT. 1871, 11", 4.8oz troy, minor scratches, 50% loss to gold wash. 600-800
261. Herschede sterling punch bowl with ornately reticulated rim and base including blossoms with detailed centers, leaves, ferns, and acanthus, marked Frank Herschede Sterling 31 29, Saint George hallmark, 7.25"h x 10.5"d, 32.1oz troy, insignificant scratches. Sells with twelve S. Kirk & Son sterling punch cups, 2.5"h, 42oz troy, very good condition. 1,000-1,500
272. Large S. Kirk & Son sterling two handled tray, stepped rim, minor scratches, marked S. KIRK & SON STERLING 4132, 25" x 17.5", 94.8oz troy. 1,000-1,500
273. S. Kirk & Son sterling round serving tray, 4118A, 18"d, 69.6oz troy, scratches. 700-1,000
274. S. Kirk & Son sterling round serving tray, 4114, 14"d, 37.9oz troy, scratches. 400-600
275. S. Kirk & Son sterling round serving tray, 4112, 12"d, 25.4oz troy, insignificant scratches. 250-350
276. Pair of Herschede sterling candlestands with bobeches, repousse decoration of acanthus scrolls, reeded stem, lobed base, 10", bases marked FRANK HERSCHEDE STERLING 1535 with hallmark, stems slightly bent. Each stick weighs 2lbs, 1.2oz. They are not marked as weighted, but we assume they are. 500-800
172. Service of Stieff repousse sterling flatware, 75 pieces. Ten dinner forks, 7"; ten salad forks, 6"; twenty teaspoons, 5.5"; eight round bowl soup spoons, 6"' ; ten dinner knives, 9"; eight butter spreaders, 6"; one master butter, 7"; casserole spoon, 8"; one three-tined jam fork, 5.75"; one cocktail fork, 5.5"; two tablespoons, 7.75"; sauce ladle, 6"; fruit spoon, 6"; one wide bowl serving spoon, 5". Excellent condition, no monograms. 1,500-2,000
170. Large combined service of sterling flatware by Alvin and Towle, two similar patterns with bell flower motif, 75 pieces. 31 pieces Alvin: eight 9.75" dinner knives, eight 8" dinner forks, ten 6" teaspoons (one inscribed to Marian), four 6.5" salad forks, one 6" grapefruit spoon. 44 pieces Towle D'Orleans, monogrammed R: twelve 9.75" dinner knives, twelve 7.5" dinner forks, twelve 6.5" teaspoons, six 9" table spoons, one 6.25" sugar spoon, one 7.5" master butter knife. 800-1,200
173. 64 pieces of 19th century British hallmarked sterling flatware, similar classic patterns, many with tipped handles, many engraved with Excaliber image, hallmarks from London, Dublin and Exeter. 29 forks, 21 teaspoons, 14 serving spoons, 97.8oz troy. 800-1,200
171. Westmoreland sterling flatware service for ten, George and Martha Washington pattern with classic acanthus scrolls, no monograms, 58 pieces. 10 dinner forks, 10 lunch forks, 18 teaspoons, 11 dinner knives, gravy ladle 7" with fluted bowl, sugar scoop 6" with fluted bowl, master butter knife, 3 table spoons 8.25", cold meat fork 8.25", two-piece salad set with plastic bowls and sterling handles. 500-700
100. S. Kirk & Son sterling five light threaded candelabra, scrolled reeded arms, four pieces, weighted base, reinforced stem, 14"h x 14"w, excellent condition. 300-500
99. Pair of S. Kirk & Son sterling three light threaded candelabra, scrolled reeded arms, four pieces each, weighted base, reinforced stem, 14"h x 13.5"w, excellent condition. 300-500
164. Pair of Gorham sterling three-light candelabra, classic form with turned bases, threaded stems, weighted and reinforced, monogram, 8"h x 11.5"w, excellent condition. 300-500
271. Pair of sterling footed bowls with gadrooned sides and feet, c.1891, hallmarks, 4.5"h x 6.75"d, 24.8oz troy, minor scratches to interiors. 300-500
155. S. Kirk & Son sterling repousse and partial chased footed fruit bowl, center decorated with fruit, blossoms and leaves, on four ball feet, mark S. Kirk & Son Sterling 233 Hand Decorated, 2.5"h x 9.5"d, 17.4oz troy, excellent condition. 250-350
174. Tiffany & Co sterling oval dish, linear border, 10.5"w x 6.5"d x 2"h, 13.8oz, insignificant scratches, marked TIFFANY & CO / MAKERS / STERLING SILVER / 22551 / M. 150-250
278. Wallace sterling trumpet vase, ribbed sides, lobed rim, weighted base, marked Wallace Sterling R-25, 12"h, excellent condition. 250-350