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02116 Boston, MA
United States
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Date of the auction: 18.12.2013

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Tuttle Sterling Silver "Man on the Moon" Commemorative TrayTuttle Sterling...

Tuttle Sterling Silver "Man on the Moon" Commemorative Tray, engraved "Man On The Moon July 20, 1969/Armstrong-Collins-Aldrin" and "One Small Step for a Man, a Giant Leap for Mankind" to the center, along with a pictorial depiction of the moon and the American flag, engraved inscription to reverse

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Pair of Sheffield Silver-plated Convertible Three-light CandelabraPair of...

Pair of Sheffield Silver-plated Convertible Three-light Candelabra, unmarked, the candlesticks with fluted columnar shafts over fluted tiered oval bases, with fluted urn-form candle cups, with scrolling three-arm candelabra, (one bent), base ht. 12, overall ht. 17 3/4 in

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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English Silver Oblong Serving TrayEnglish Silver Oblong Serving Tray

English Silver Oblong Serving Tray, Birmingham, 1908, maker's mark rubbed, with abstract scalloped rim and shaped cutout handles, lg. 20, wd. 7 1/2 in., approx. 25.3 troy oz

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Set of Four Silver-plated Shaped Footed DishesSet of Four Silver-plated...

Set of Four Silver-plated Shaped Footed Dishes, unmarked, each dish with lobed bowl and cast foliate handles, raised on four lion paw feet with scrollwork knees, ht. 3, lg. 15 3/4 including handles, wd. 8 1/2 in

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Gorham Sterling Silver 4 1/2-pint Water PitcherGorham Sterling Silver 4...

Gorham Sterling Silver 4 1/2-pint Water Pitcher, monogrammed, with gadrooned rim, tiered round foot, and scrolling ear-shaped handle with applied foliate decoration, ht. 7 3/4 in., approx. 32.5 troy oz

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Four Gorham Sterling Silver DishesFour Gorham Sterling Silver Dishes

Four Gorham Sterling Silver Dishes, a small floriform bowl, model no. 13190, marked "STANDISH" and with date mark for 1955 to base; an oval fluted bowl with beading to rim, marked "G.W. RUSSELL" and with date mark for 1906 to base; a fluted bread tray, monogrammed, model no. 27, marked "STANDISH

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Three Pairs of Sterling Silver CandleholdersThree Pairs of Sterling Silver...

Three Pairs of Sterling Silver Candleholders, a pair of columnar candlesticks with engraved decoration to shaft and hexagonal base, marked "STERLING A.C." to inside base, a pair of weighted sterling two-light candleholders, unmarked, and a pair of weighted sterling dwarf candleholders, unmarked, ht

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Set of Twelve S. Kirk & Son Sterling Silver Bread PlatesSet of Twelve S...

Set of Twelve S. Kirk & Son Sterling Silver Bread Plates, the round plates with slightly recessed centers and banded rims, dia. 6 in., approx. 37.8 troy oz

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Two Rococo-style Sterling Silver TraysTwo Rococo-style Sterling Silver Trays

Two Rococo-style Sterling Silver Trays, a small Kerr tray with monogrammed center and cast iris decoration to rim, lg. 7 3/4, and a larger oblong Redlich tray with cast foliate and scrollwork decoration, lg. 13 3/8 in., approx. 19.3 troy oz

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Twelve Assorted Small Sterling Silver SpoonsTwelve Assorted Small Sterling...

Twelve Assorted Small Sterling Silver Spoons, including salt spoons, demitasse spoons, and sauce ladles, makers include Gorham and Dominick & Haff, along with one silver-plated salt spoon, approx. 6.3 troy oz. sterling

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$100 - US$125

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Small Group of Silver SpoonsSmall Group of Silver Spoons

Small Group of Silver Spoons, including a set of twelve gold-washed spoons marked "13" and "LB" to the backs of the bowls, and an assortment of mostly souvenir spoons, makers include Richard Dimes, Alvin, Whiting, Tiffany, and Gorham, approx. 21.3 troy oz

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Ten-piece Schmitz, Moore & Co. Sterling Silver-mounted Dresser SetTen-piece...

Ten-piece Schmitz, Moore & Co. Sterling Silver-mounted Dresser Set, Newark, New Jersey, first quarter 20th century, comprised of two large silver-lidded glass makeup jars, one small silver-lidded dresser jar, two dresser trays, two clothes brushes, a glove hook, a manicure tool, and a shoehorn

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Four Pieces of Mostly Weighted Sterling Silver TablewareFour Pieces of...

Four Pieces of Mostly Weighted Sterling Silver Tableware, a Crown weighted reticulated compote, a pair of Preisner weighted two-light candleholders, and a Gorham side plate, ht. to 6 in

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Three Silver Cream PitchersThree Silver Cream Pitchers

Three Silver Cream Pitchers, one marked "Edward & Sons, Glasgow," one sterling J.E. Caldwell & Co., and one sterling Towle for C.D. Peacock, ht. to 6 1/2 in., approx. 11.4 troy oz

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Group of Mostly Victorian Silver-plated TablewareGroup of Mostly Victorian...

Group of Mostly Victorian Silver-plated Tableware, including a coffee and tea service, a compote, a pair of Neoclassical-style candlesticks, a Sheffield calling card holder, and two oblong bowls

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Assembled Set of Four Weighted Continental Silver CandlesticksAssembled Set...

Assembled Set of Four Weighted Continental Silver Candlesticks, two stamped "KELLER" and with 13 loth mark in an oval lozenge, other two with rubbed marks, each with gadrooned bobeche over band of acanthus leaf decoration, tapered cylindrical shaft, and acanthus leaf waist, with spreading round foot

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Five Pieces of Sterling Silver TablewareFive Pieces of Sterling Silver...

Five Pieces of Sterling Silver Tableware, four assorted side bowls, three Gorham, including one "Frontenac," and a Towle, and a small Radke & Co. oblong dish with hammered rim and stylized monogram, dish lg. 11 in., approx. 20.5 troy oz

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Poole "Chippendale" Sterling Silver Serving TrayPoole "Chippendale...

Poole "Chippendale" Sterling Silver Serving Tray, the round tray with shaped ogee rim, model no. 130, wd. 15 1/2 in., approx. 46.4 troy oz

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Three Pieces of Silver-plated TablewareThree Pieces of Silver-plated Tableware

Three Pieces of Silver-plated Tableware, a Van Berch five-light candelabra, a silent butler with turned wooden handle, and a carved ebonized wooden bowl with silver-plated stand and insert

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver-mounted Colorless Glass FlaskTiffany & Co...

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver-mounted Colorless Glass Flask, the flask with screw-top silver closure, the glass with overall whimsical spiral pattern, in original Tiffany duster, lg. 5 3/4 in

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Gorham "Kings II" Silver-plated Partial Flatware ServiceGorham "Kings II...

Gorham "Kings II" Silver-plated Partial Flatware Service, consisting of eighteen knives, eighteen forks, seventeen tablespoons (with two different types of handles), and twelve seafood forks, in cloth case, together with a set of twelve Holmes, Booth & Haydens two-prong fruit forks

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Four Pieces of Weighted Sterling Silver TablewareFour Pieces of Weighted...

Four Pieces of Weighted Sterling Silver Tableware, a coffeepot, a large pitcher, a creamer, and a footed bowl, lacking visible maker's marks, ht. to 9 1/4 in

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Small Group of Silver-plated TablewareSmall Group of Silver-plated Tableware

Small Group of Silver-plated Tableware, a cased Briddon Brothers two-piece fish service, two small trays, and two candle snuffer and wick trimmers, one with marks for John Gilbert

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Nine-piece Assembled Dresser SetNine-piece Assembled Dresser Set

Nine-piece Assembled Dresser Set, including a silver-plated dresser tray, two Whiting sterling-mounted brushes, a sterling-mounted clothes brush, two sterling-handled whisk brushes, a small glove hook, a pair of scissors, and a sterling-handled knife/file

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Set of Twelve Silver-plated Mother-of-pearl-handled KnivesSet of Twelve...

Set of Twelve Silver-plated Mother-of-pearl-handled Knives, each blade with two impressed maker's marks reading "SALT" and two impressed flame-type marks, lg. 10 in

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Shreve, Crump & Low Sterling Silver Footed Center BowlShreve, Crump & Low...

Shreve, Crump & Low Sterling Silver Footed Center Bowl, the bowl on square base, the sides decorated with ribbons and neoclassical-style swags, dia. 9, ht. 4 1/4 in., approx. 21.0 troy oz

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Dominick & Haff "Pointed Antique" Partial Sterling Silver Flatware Service...

Dominick & Haff "Pointed Antique" Partial Sterling Silver Flatware Service for Twelve, monogrammed, comprised of fourteen hollow-handle knives, thirteen dinner forks, fourteen salad forks, twelve teaspoons, twelve tablespoons, six fruit spoons, a gravy ladle, two serving spoons, a cold meat serving

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Five-piece M. Fred Hirsch Sterling Silver Tea ServiceFive-piece M. Fred...

Five-piece M. Fred Hirsch Sterling Silver Tea Service, comprised of teapot, coffeepot, creamer, covered two-handled sugar, and waste bowl, the baluster-form coffeepot and teapot with ivory heat stops, ht. to 10 in., approx. 73.1 troy oz

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Small Group of Assorted Silver and Silver-plated FlatwareSmall Group of...

Small Group of Assorted Silver and Silver-plated Flatware, including a group of silver-plated souvenir spoons, eight various coin silver spoons, some with maker's marks, and eight sterling silver and sterling-handled items, including a carving fork, a serving fork with pierced handle, a pair of

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 18 Dec 2013

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Two Small Sets of Sterling Silver TablewareTwo Small Sets of Sterling...

Two Small Sets of Sterling Silver Tableware, a set of six Gorham egg cups with attached underplates, ht. 3 1/4, and a set of six reticulated two-handled cups (lacking liners), no visible maker's marks, dia. 3 1/4 in., approx. 26.8 troy oz

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 18 Dec 2013