Discovery Auction

Skinner
Park Plaza 63
02116 Boston, MA
United States
+1 (0)617 3505400 · +1 (0)617 3505429

Date of the auction: 13.03.2013

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English Silver-plated Hot Water UrnEnglish Silver-plated Hot Water Urn

English Silver-plated Hot Water Urn, lacking visible marks, the spherical kettle with fluted whorl-patterned lid and flattened knop finial, bands of foliate and berry decoration with gadrooned surround to waist and to base of pedestal, two rocaille handles, faucet-form spout with ivory heat stop

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Nine Silver and Silver-plated Flatware and Serving PiecesNine Silver and...

Nine Silver and Silver-plated Flatware and Serving Pieces, a pair of Elkington silver-plated gadrooned vegetable dishes; a pair of Russian spoons, Vilnius, 84 zolotniki, unidentified assay mark, 1883, maker's mark for Shlioma Yankeliovich Yalovtsin, 5.5 troy oz.; a three-piece French .950 silver

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Amos Pangborn Coin Silver Punch LadleAmos Pangborn Coin Silver Punch Ladle

Amos Pangborn Coin Silver Punch Ladle, Burlington, Vermont, 1823-43, stamped "A. PANGBORN" within a rectangular lozenge to back, handle monogrammed "EP," approx. 5.5 troy oz., lg. 13 in

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Ten Pieces of Assorted Mostly American Sterling Silver FlatwareTen Pieces...

Ten Pieces of Assorted Mostly American Sterling Silver Flatware, mostly spoons, some Arts & Crafts pieces, makers include Gorham, Whiting, Frank M. Whiting, George, Richard, and Porter Blanchard, and Frank W. Smith, approx. 8 troy oz

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Group of Silver and Silver-plated FlatwareGroup of Silver and Silver-plated...

Group of Silver and Silver-plated Flatware, a set of ten silver-plated dinner forks, twelve coin silver spoons, mostly Philadelphia and Laconia, four coin silver mustard spoons, and a small group of assorted silver-plated flatware, coin silver total 8 troy oz

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$300 - US$350

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Three English Silver SpoonsThree English Silver Spoons

Three English Silver Spoons, a stuffing spoon, London, 1785, rubbed maker's mark, likely for Hester Bateman; and two early trefid spoons, possibly Jersey, Channel Islands, maker's marks "IA" and GS," approx. 4.9 troy oz

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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French .950 Silver TeapotFrench .950 Silver Teapot

French .950 Silver Teapot, stamped in several places with faceted Minerva mark, rubbed maker's mark, the baluster-form teapot with knopped finial, reeded rim over two-sided insert with alternating straining and pouring options, and carved wooden ear-form handle, approx. 11 troy oz., ht. 7 1/2 in

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Three English Silver and Silver-plated Tableware ArticlesThree English...

Three English Silver and Silver-plated Tableware Articles, a silver wine coaster, London, 1799, maker's mark rubbed; a silver meat spear, London, 1801, maker's mark for Thomas Wallis II; and a silver-plated dome-top warming dish raised on four paw feet, with pierced insert, overall lg. approx. 12

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Pair of Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Leaf-form AshtraysPair of Tiffany...

Pair of Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Leaf-form Ashtrays, with openwork thumbpieces and single ball foot, stamped "TIFFANY & CO MAKERS STERLING" to underside of leaf tip, approx. 2.3 troy oz., lg. 3 1/4 in

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Group of Assorted Small Mostly Sterling and Coin Silver Spoons and Seafood...

Group of Assorted Small Mostly Sterling and Coin Silver Spoons and Seafood Forks, twenty-seven pieces in total, including two sets of six English silver coffee spoons, one set with marks for London, 1795, Thomas Ollivant, maker, the other with marks for London, 1793, Peter and Ann Bateman, makers

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Pair of Norwegian Gold-washed Sterling Silver and Guilloche Enamel Viking...

Pair of Norwegian Gold-washed Sterling Silver and Guilloche Enamel Viking Ship-form Salts, the gilt salts with white enamel to the sides, impressed marks to inside possibly for Theodor Olsens, with colorless glass inserts and associated sterling silver and white guilloche enamel shovel-form salt

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Group of Assorted Small Mostly Sterling Silver Flatware and Serving...

Group of Assorted Small Mostly Sterling Silver Flatware and Serving Items, approximately thirty-five pieces total, including iced tea stirrers, lemon forks, bonbon scoops, sugar tongs, grape shears, sugar spoons, a marrow spoon, and other items, makers include Reed & Barton, Durgin, Gorham, Wallace

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Seven Assorted Sterling Silver Flatware Serving ItemsSeven Assorted...

Seven Assorted Sterling Silver Flatware Serving Items, an S. Kirk & Son salad serving set, a pair of Whiting "Antique Tip" spoons, a large Arthur Stone fork, a Hester Bateman reeded-edge spoon, London, 1775, and a pair of English sugar tongs, partial marks, likely London, 1819, maker's mark "WE

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Boxed French .950 Silver-handled Two-piece Carving SetBoxed French .950...

Boxed French .950 Silver-handled Two-piece Carving Set, each handle stamped with the Minerva mark, no visible maker's mark, knife blade stamped "PARIS," lg. to 12 3/4 in

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Sixteen Assorted Silver and Silver-handled Flatware ItemsSixteen Assorted...

Sixteen Assorted Silver and Silver-handled Flatware Items, including a sterling-handled carving set, a sterling-handled pierced server, two pairs of coin silver sugar tongs, a coin silver tablespoon, a Sterling Silver Manufacturing Co. "La Tosca" jelly slice, cream ladle, and lemon fork, a single

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$300 - US$350

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Large Ellis-Barker Silver-plated Vintage Grape Patterned Tea TrayLarge...

Large Ellis-Barker Silver-plated Vintage Grape Patterned Tea Tray, England, the tray with monogrammed "B" to central field, surrounded by bright-cut engraved floral and scrollwork decoration, with cast grape leaves and vines to rim and handles, wd. 18, lg. overall 28 1/2 in. including handles

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Art Deco Sterling Silver Cigarette CaseArt Deco Sterling Silver Cigarette Case

Art Deco Sterling Silver Cigarette Case, c. 1920, with unidentified maker's mark and stamped "Dunhill," the exterior with linear engraving, gold-washed interior with spring action, lg. 5 1/4 in., approx. 4.7 troy oz

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Three American Sterling Silver ItemsThree American Sterling Silver Items

Three American Sterling Silver Items, mid-20th century, two Meriden Britannia Co. items, a bowl with a pierced rim and monogram, dia. 8, and a dish with a cut glass center, pierced sterling silver rim and monogrammed bail handle, dia. 10 1/2; and a Watson bowl with a pierced rim and monogram to

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Group of Assorted Mostly Sterling and Coin Silver Tableware and...

Group of Assorted Mostly Sterling and Coin Silver Tableware and Flatware, including a Graff, Washbourne & Dunn sterling jigger, a set of six Reed & Barton sterling forks, a pair of Wallace sterling ice tongs, a group of assorted spoons, a match safe, a large Crosby, Morse & Foss sterling serving

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Five Sterling Silver and Silver-handled Flatware Serving ItemsFive Sterling...

Five Sterling Silver and Silver-handled Flatware Serving Items, a David Carlson pierced tomato server, a Gorham "Mythologique" pastry server and "Old London" casserole spoon, and a sterling-handled salad serving set, approx. 8.8 troy oz. weighable silver

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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J.E. Caldwell & Co. Sterling Silver CreamerJ.E. Caldwell & Co. Sterling...

J.E. Caldwell & Co. Sterling Silver Creamer, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, late 19th century, helmet-form with a gadrooned lower body, foot engraved with two monograms and two dates, ht. 4 3/4 in., approx. 3.5 troy oz

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Small Group of Boxed Sterling Silver TablewareSmall Group of Boxed Sterling...

Small Group of Boxed Sterling Silver Tableware, an Elkington & Co. footed scallop shell-form dish on three nautilus-form feet, London, 1909, approx. 5.2 troy oz., and a set of four Towle weighted cordials, ht. 3 in., total 3.4 troy oz

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Two Early Silver Spoons and Two PocketknivesTwo Early Silver Spoons and Two...

Two Early Silver Spoons and Two Pocketknives, an English caddy spoon, London, 1805, maker's mark "JS"; an early round-bowl spoon, possibly Dutch, maker's mark "LKH" stamped to back, bowl engraved "EES 1755," with floral decoration to handle; and two pocketknives, one American coin silver with marks

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Group of Assorted Silver FlatwareGroup of Assorted Silver Flatware

Group of Assorted Silver Flatware, including an English silver and ivory-handled two-piece carving set, a sterling-handled pastry server, a single Alvin sterling fork, a Wallace sterling butter knife, a Towle "Canterbury" sterling berry spoon and sugar shell with gold-washed bowls, and a group of

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Tiffany & Co. Silver-plated Shaped DishTiffany & Co. Silver-plated Shaped Dish

Tiffany & Co. Silver-plated Shaped Dish, the oval dish with reeded scalloped edge, monogram to rim, impressed mark to base "TIFFANY & Co./395 MAKERS 180/SILVER-SOLDERED-E.P./10 IN/V," lg. 10, wd. 6 3/4 in

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Two LadlesTwo Ladles

Two Ladles, a David-Andersen .830 silver ladle, Oslo, Norway, with additional impressed marks to back of handle, lg. 13 1/2, approx. 7.1 troy oz., and an Alfred Browett/Browett, Ashbury & Co. silver-plated ladle, Birmingham, England, lg. 11 1/2 in

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Belt BuckleBelt Buckle

Belt Buckle, pierced frame with foliate scrolls, birds, and two central cartouches, the upper with sailboat and a man carrying a sheep, the lower with a shepherd and his flock, numbered and marked "sterling" to buckle mechanism, lg. 5 1/4 in

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Six English Silver Serving PiecesSix English Silver Serving Pieces

Six English Silver Serving Pieces, a set of three serving spoons, London, 1810, William Eley, William Fearn, and William Chawner, makers; a marrow scoop, London, 1800, no visible maker's mark; a cheese scoop, London, partial marks, maker's mark likely "TC WC"; and a mote/straining spoon, London

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Eight Sterling and Coin Silver Flatware Serving ItemsEight Sterling and...

Eight Sterling and Coin Silver Flatware Serving Items, a Palmer, Bachelders & Co. coin silver strawberry-decorated sugar shell, a Dominick & Haff "Mazarin" salad serving fork, a Gorham "Bedford" sugar sifter, a Frank M. Whiting "Orleans" bonbon scoop, a small ladle with reeded bowl, unknown mark, a

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 13 Mar 2013

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Pair of American Weighted CandlesticksPair of American Weighted Candlesticks

Pair of American Weighted Candlesticks, one with mark of Chatillon & Co., retailer, both marked with George Washington's profile within an oval cartouche, also marked "Pompeiian," with urn-form sconces raised on a tapered cylindrical body with monogram "AFS" within a oval cartouche to one side and a

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 13 Mar 2013