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02116 Boston, MA
United States
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Date of the auction: 12.12.2012

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Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Trumpet VaseTiffany & Co. Sterling Silver...

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Trumpet Vase, New York, c. 1902-07, the vase with tapered reeded stem opening up to floriform lip, remnants of gold wash to interior, round spreading foot with monogram "P," ht. 11 1/2, dia. at mouth 6 in., approx. 11 troy oz

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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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 twelve dinner forks and knives, nine teaspoons, six tablespoons, four serving spoons, five spreaders, and a gravy ladle, approx. 46.9 troy oz. weighable silver, in fitted wooden case

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Six Small Sterling Silver and Silver-plated Table and Flatware ItemsSix...

Six Small Sterling Silver and Silver-plated Table and Flatware Items, a Gorham reticulated sterling silver side bowl, date cipher for 1916, a Baker-Manchester "Landers No. 2" sterling silver spoon with pointed bowl, a sterling silver candle snuffer, a pair of grape shears, and two silver-plated

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Twelve Assorted Sterling Silver, Silver-plated, and Silver-handled Flatware...

Twelve Assorted Sterling Silver, Silver-plated, and Silver-handled Flatware and Vanity Items, a Whiting "Louis XV" sterling pie knife and two-piece sterling-handled carving set, pie knife approx. 2.3 troy oz., a Gorham "Norfolk" two-piece sterling-handled carving set, a Webster sterling-mounted hand

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Five Sterling Silver Flatware Serving ItemsFive Sterling Silver Flatware...

Five Sterling Silver Flatware Serving Items, a Towle "French Provincial" pierced table/serving spoon, a Reed & Barton "Flora" salad spoon, an International "Mille Fleurs" fork, a Durgin "Marechal Niel" ice cream slice, and a meat fork with floral-decorated handle, no visible marks, lg. to 10 5/8

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Sixteen Sterling Silver Bread PlatesSixteen Sterling Silver Bread Plates

Sixteen Sterling Silver Bread Plates, a set of twelve marked "Fina," dia. 6, and four similar Currier & Roby, dia. 6 1/4 in., approx. 49.8 troy oz

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Two Silver Flatware Serving ItemsTwo Silver Flatware Serving Items

Two Silver Flatware Serving Items, an English ladle, London, 1767, maker's mark rubbed, possibly for Jno. Richardson, with shell-form bowl and reeded edge to handle, lg. 14 1/2, and a pair of Gorham "Buckingham" sterling silver ice tongs, with one pierced-bowl lobed spoon and one claw-form tip, lg

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Small Group of Assorted Mostly Sterling Silver FlatwareSmall Group of...

Small Group of Assorted Mostly Sterling Silver Flatware, a set of eight Gorham knives with sterling-cased hollow handles (splits), six Gorham "Versailles" demitasse spoons with gold-washed bowls, four Whiting demitasse spoons with twisted stems and gold-washed bowls, four unmarked demitasse spoons

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Sixteen Assorted American Sterling Silver Mostly Souvenir SpoonsSixteen...

Sixteen Assorted American Sterling Silver Mostly Souvenir Spoons, four Gorham, "Salem 1692," "Port Jefferson, N.Y.," "Fishing Pier, Asbury Park, N.J.," and "Memorial Arch"; two Mechanics, "State Capitol, Albany, NY" and "California"; two Howard, "Christopher Columbus" and "Olympia"; Durgin

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Set of Four Sterling Silver SaltsSet of Four Sterling Silver Salts

Set of Four Sterling Silver Salts, a pair of unmarked shakers and a pair of matching master salts, all with lion-form pad feet, the master salts with one cobalt glass insert and three associated fluted colorless glass inserts, with two Webster sterling salt spoons and three colorless glass spoons

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$300 - US$400

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Eight Assorted Silver and Silver-mounted Serving and Tableware ItemsEight...

Eight Assorted Silver and Silver-mounted Serving and Tableware Items, a Lunt weighted sterling compote, a Meriden/International oval reticulated sterling dish, a small reticulated sterling basket, unknown mark, a small footed sterling bowl, mark rubbed, an English sterling for Starr & Marcus footed

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Pryor Manufacturing Co. Sterling Silver Lady's Purse on ChainPryor...

Pryor Manufacturing Co. Sterling Silver Lady's Purse on Chain, monogrammed to front, the rectangular card case-form purse with overall floral and stylized foliate engraved decoration to front, back plain, taupe silk-lined interior with change purse pocket, maker's mark impressed to inside rim, lg. 3

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Eight Small Mostly Sterling Silver ItemsEight Small Mostly Sterling Silver...

Eight Small Mostly Sterling Silver Items, a tea strainer, a Gorham H44 bonbon scoop, a Lunt "Chippendale" lemon fork and sugar tongs, a pair of Irish sugar tongs, partial marks, a Gorham letter "A" clip, date cipher for 1913, and a modern English silver case with gold-washed interior and marks for

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$400 - US$500

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Small Group of Personal and Accessory ItemsSmall Group of Personal and...

Small Group of Personal and Accessory Items, a sterling silver cigarette case, monogrammed, with overall floral and stylized foliate engraved decoration to lid, a small sterling silver case-form purse with mirror and pockets inside, monogrammed, on chain, a small sterling silver metal mesh purse

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Four Small Pieces of Sterling Silver TablewareFour Small Pieces of Sterling...

Four Small Pieces of Sterling Silver Tableware, a Simons Brothers repousse leaf-decorated oval dish, lg. 7 3/8 in., a hammered Whiting cream jug with overall engraved botanical design, and two small Reed and Barton shaped repousse dishes, approx. 7.7 troy oz

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Watson "Tuscany" Partial Sterling Silver Flatware Service for SixWatson...

Watson "Tuscany" Partial Sterling Silver Flatware Service for Six, monogrammed, comprised of six each dinner forks, dinner knives, salad forks, and teaspoons, and five spreaders, approx. 27 troy oz. weighable silver

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Lobed BowlReed & Barton Sterling Silver Lobed...

Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Lobed Bowl, the floriform body with cursive monogram to central field, molded edge, ht. 2 5/8, dia. 9 7/8 in., approx. 14.8 troy oz

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Fifty-seven Coin Silver SpoonsFifty-seven Coin Silver Spoons

Fifty-seven Coin Silver Spoons, mostly teaspoons, several with bright-cut decoration, including six Amos Sanborn, Lowell, six Newell Harding, Boston, eight George Carleton, New York, five H.I. Sawyer, New York, and three B. Marsh, Albany, approx. 26.9 troy oz

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$300 - US$400

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Two Sterling Silver Creamer and Sugar SetsTwo Sterling Silver Creamer and...

Two Sterling Silver Creamer and Sugar Sets, an International "Prelude" creamer and covered sugar with repousse floral band at foot, ht. to 6 1/2, approx. 16.9 troy oz., and a smaller weighted pair, ht. to 3 in

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Seven Small Sterling Silver ArticlesSeven Small Sterling Silver Articles

Seven Small Sterling Silver Articles, a Watrous/International hammered cup, an International dish with swing handle, a Gorham porringer, a Merrill tea strainer, a Wallace butter pat, a napkin ring, and a Gorham travel cup, approx. 12 troy oz

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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International Sterling Silver Floriform Footed DishInternational Sterling...

International Sterling Silver Floriform Footed Dish, the round floriform bowl with shaped edges on tiered round foot, ht. 1 1/2, dia. 10 in., approx. 17.2 troy oz

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Set of Twelve Frank W. Smith Sterling Silver Bread PlatesSet of Twelve...

Set of Twelve Frank W. Smith Sterling Silver Bread Plates, four with retailer's mark for Whitmore, Lynn & Alden Co., each with monogrammed "P" to depressed central field, dia. 6 in., approx. 29.9 troy oz

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$300 - US$400

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Large Group of Silver and Silver-plated Flatware and Baby ItemsLarge Group...

Large Group of Silver and Silver-plated Flatware and Baby Items, including assorted silver-handled servers, a number of teaspoons and demitasse spoons, makers include Whiting, Towle, and Reed and Barton, some .800 silver items, an International "Danish Princess" silver-plated cup, rattles, a large

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Three Sterling Silver Tableware ArticlesThree Sterling Silver Tableware...

Three Sterling Silver Tableware Articles, a weighted compote, ht. 5 3/4, a Meriden/International reticulated bowl, dia. 6 1/2, and a Mueck-Carey reticulated side plate with gadrooned rim, dia. 8 in., approx. 7.7 troy oz. weighable silver

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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

Five Pieces of Weighted Sterling Silver Tableware, a footed bowl and two pairs of candleholders, bowl ht. 4 1/2, dia. 9, candleholders ht. to 3 1/4 in., approx. 56.9 troy oz. total

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Boxed Pair of Whiting "Louis XV" Gold-washed Sterling Silver Flatware...

Boxed Pair of Whiting "Louis XV" Gold-washed Sterling Silver Flatware Servers, a solid pie server and a large cheese scoop, lg. 9 1/8 and 8 1/8 in., respectively, approx. 4.8 troy oz

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Four Assorted Small American, English, and Mexican Silver ItemsFour...

Four Assorted Small American, English, and Mexican Silver Items, an American square sterling tray, lacking maker's mark, a sterling Woodside oval bowl, an English silver repousse footed bowl, London, 1890, maker's mark "W.C.," and a William Spratling silver footed ashtray, c. 1940-44, approx. 11.7

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Urn-form VaseTiffany & Co. Sterling Silver...

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Urn-form Vase, New York, 1907-47, monogrammed, the tapered body with flared rim, a band of twined laurel leaf decoration, and overlapping engraved leaves to waist, on round spreading foot with raised and engraved bands, ht. 10 1/2 in., approx. 15.6 troy oz

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Nineteen Assorted Mostly Connecticut Coin Silver SpoonsNineteen Assorted...

Nineteen Assorted Mostly Connecticut Coin Silver Spoons, five T. Steele, four J.O. Pitkin, and four Deming & Gundlach, Hartford, five George Kippen, Bridgeport, and one English, approx. 19.6 troy oz

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 12 Dec 2012

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Victorian Silver Sauce Ladle and a Mexican Sterling Silver-mounted...

Victorian Silver Sauce Ladle and a Mexican Sterling Silver-mounted Decanter, the ladle with marks for Newcastle, 1844, John Walton, maker, 1.9 troy oz., the decanter impressed "Hecho en Mexico, Maciel, 925/1000, Sterling" to base, with pinched colorless glass sides framed in bands of repousse

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 12 Dec 2012