Important Silver and Objects of Vertu Including the Inventory of Marks Antiques of London

Christie's
22 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 22.10.2009

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A GERMAN SILVER-GILT, ENAMEL AND GEM-SET BONBONNIERE

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT, ENAMEL AND GEM-SET BONBONNIERE
20TH CENTURY, MARK OF MM
A GERMAN SILVER-GILT, ENAMEL AND GEM-SET BONBONNIERE 20TH CENTURY, MARK OF MM Egg-form with blue enamel and gilt floral sprays, the silver-gilt mounts applied with seed pearls, hardstones and rose quartz finial, marked on

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A CONTINENTAL SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX

A CONTINENTAL SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX
20TH CENTURY
A CONTINENTAL SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX 20TH CENTURY Rectangular, on silver-gilt base, with amethysts and seed pearls, with drawer, the green enamel box with gold scrollwork and gilt-metal mounts, the oval cover

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A FINE SWISS GOLD, ENAMEL AND GEM-SET ZARF

A FINE SWISS GOLD, ENAMEL AND GEM-SET ZARF
GENEVA, CIRCA 1830
A FINE SWISS GOLD, ENAMEL AND GEM-SET ZARF GENEVA, CIRCA 1830 The zarf with filigree panels set with circular diamonds and painted panels of harbor views or flowerheads, apparently unmarked; with a Russian porcelain cup, Kuznetsov factory

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A NORWEGIAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL BONBONNIERE

A NORWEGIAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL BONBONNIERE
CIRCA 1900, MARK OF SM ANCHOR BETWEEN
A NORWEGIAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL BONBONNIERE CIRCA 1900, MARK OF SM ANCHOR BETWEEN Egg-form with guilloche pink enamel, marked on bezel , with fitted case; with a smaller example in blue enamel with mirror inside

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A GERMAN GILT-METAL SINGING-BIRD BOX

A GERMAN GILT-METAL SINGING-BIRD BOX
MARK OF KARL GRIESBAUM, 20TH CENTURY
A GERMAN GILT-METAL SINGING-BIRD BOX MARK OF KARL GRIESBAUM, 20TH CENTURY Rectangular, with filigree top and oval cover, the bird with colored plumage, marked on base 4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) long

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A CONTINENTAL GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX

A CONTINENTAL GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX
20TH CENTURY, MARK OF EB IN OVAL
A CONTINENTAL GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX 20TH CENTURY, MARK OF EB IN OVAL Rectangular, the cover and sides with enamel scenes of a courting musician and landscapes, the oval cover opening to reveal a

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A GERMAN GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX

A GERMAN GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX
SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY
A GERMAN GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY Rectangular, the cover and sides with enamel scenes of shepherd and shepherdess and scenic views, the oval cover opening to reveal a bird with colored

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A TORTOISESHELL AND GILT-METAL SINGING-BIRD BOX

A TORTOISESHELL AND GILT-METAL SINGING-BIRD BOX
CIRCA 1900
A TORTOISESHELL AND GILT-METAL SINGING-BIRD BOX CIRCA 1900 The rectangular tortoiseshell box with gilt-metal panel engraved with bird and butterfly, opening to reveal a bird with colored plumage, hinged back panel, apparently unmarked 3¾ in

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A GROUP OF FIVE SILVER AND ENAMEL ARTICLES

A GROUP OF FIVE SILVER AND ENAMEL ARTICLES
VARIOUS MAKERS AND DATES
A GROUP OF FIVE SILVER AND ENAMEL ARTICLES VARIOUS MAKERS AND DATES Comprising: an Austrian cheroot case with basket on cover, mark of RS ; a silver and purple heart-shaped case, Levi & Salaman, 1909 ; a George V silver and purple

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A CONTINENTAL GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX

A CONTINENTAL GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX
20TH CENTURY, MARK OF EB IN OVAL
A CONTINENTAL GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX 20TH CENTURY, MARK OF EB IN OVAL Shaped rectangular, the cover and sides with enamel scene of shepherd and shepherdess and waterscapes, the oval cover opening to

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A GERMAN GILT-METAL SINGING-BIRD BOX

A GERMAN GILT-METAL SINGING-BIRD BOX
20TH CENTURY
A GERMAN GILT-METAL SINGING-BIRD BOX 20TH CENTURY Shaped rectangular, the cover, base and sides with birds amid rococo scrollwork, the oval cover opening to reveal a bird with colored plumage, the back with hinged compartment, apparently unmarked 4

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A GERMAN GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX

A GERMAN GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX
MARK OF KARL GRIESBAUM, 20TH CENTURY
A GERMAN GILT-METAL AND ENAMEL SINGING-BIRD BOX MARK OF KARL GRIESBAUM, 20TH CENTURY Rectangular, the cover with painted enamel scene of courting couple, the sides with blue and white enamel centering a green bird

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A SWISS GOLD AND TURQUOISE-SET VINAIGRETTE

A SWISS GOLD AND TURQUOISE-SET VINAIGRETTE
CIRCA 1810
A SWISS GOLD AND TURQUOISE-SET VINAIGRETTE CIRCA 1810 Rectangular, with engine turning, the cover with scrolls centering a turquoise flowerhead, the interior cover painted with a scene of Lake Geneva, with grille, apparently unmarked 1 3/8 in

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A FRENCH GOLD NAVETTE-FORM VINAIGRETTE

A FRENCH GOLD NAVETTE-FORM VINAIGRETTE
MARK OF C. P. PETSCHLER, PARIS, 1809-1819
A FRENCH GOLD NAVETTE-FORM VINAIGRETTE MARK OF C. P. PETSCHLER, PARIS, 1809-1819 In the form of a ship, the stern with a swan head and wings, the cover engraved with scrolls, with grille, marked on base and cover 1¾ in

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A FRENCH GOLD VINAIGRETTE

A FRENCH GOLD VINAIGRETTE
JOSEPH-FRANÇOISE MARCILLAC, PARIS, 1798-1809
A FRENCH GOLD VINAIGRETTE JOSEPH-FRANÇOISE MARCILLAC, PARIS, 1798-1809 In the form of a book, the covers engraved with urns, the grille a bright-cut basket, marked on cover, base and grille ; with a gold vinaigrette locket, circa

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A SWISS GOLD AND ENAMEL VINAIGRETTE

A SWISS GOLD AND ENAMEL VINAIGRETTE
CIRCA 1840
A SWISS GOLD AND ENAMEL VINAIGRETTE CIRCA 1840 In the form of a basket, with white enamel and varicolored flowers, with pierced grille, enamel and gold chain link handle, apparently unmarked 1¼ in. (3.2 cm.) high

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A SWISS GOLD AND ENAMEL VINAIGRETTE

A SWISS GOLD AND ENAMEL VINAIGRETTE
CIRCA 1810, MARK OF LG
A SWISS GOLD AND ENAMEL VINAIGRETTE CIRCA 1810, MARK OF LG Circular, with gold chevron border, the blue enamel cover with pansy, with foliate grille, marked on base and bezel with later French import mark 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm.) diameter

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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AN ITALIAN SILVER FOUNTAIN

AN ITALIAN SILVER FOUNTAIN
MILAN, 20TH CENTURY
AN ITALIAN SILVER FOUNTAIN MILAN, 20TH CENTURY Shaped square on four dolphin feet, with pools of water centering a dolphin fountain with spouts for water, with electrical motor, marked on border *1018 MJ, also marked 925 18 in. (45.7 cm.) long

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A SET OF FOUR ITALIAN SILVER LEAF-FORM DISHES

A SET OF FOUR ITALIAN SILVER LEAF-FORM DISHES
MARK OF GIANMARIA BUCCELLATI, BOLOGNA, 20TH CENTURY
A SET OF FOUR ITALIAN SILVER LEAF-FORM DISHES MARK OF GIANMARIA BUCCELLATI, BOLOGNA, 20TH CENTURY Each fashioned as a leaf, marked on reverses 8 7/8 in. (22.6 cm.) long; 46 oz. 10 dwt. (1454 gr.) (4

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$4,500

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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THREE ITALIAN SILVER FLOWER-FORM DISHES

THREE ITALIAN SILVER FLOWER-FORM DISHES
MARK OF GIANMARIA BUCCELLATI, BOLOGNA, 20TH CENTURY
THREE ITALIAN SILVER FLOWER-FORM DISHES MARK OF GIANMARIA BUCCELLATI, BOLOGNA, 20TH CENTURY Two dishes formed as marigolds, one as a sunflower, marked on reverses The larger sunflower dish 7¾ in. (19.5 cm

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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AN ITALIAN SILVER AND MABE PEARL VASE

AN ITALIAN SILVER AND MABE PEARL VASE
MARK OF GIANMARIA BUCCELLATI, MILAN, 20TH CENTURY
AN ITALIAN SILVER AND MABE PEARL VASE MARK OF GIANMARIA BUCCELLATI, MILAN, 20TH CENTURY Of bulbous vase form, on fluted pedestal foot, the chased body inset with rows of mabe pearls, with everted fluted neck

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A MODERN ITALIAN SILVER PASTA COOKWARE SET

A MODERN ITALIAN SILVER PASTA COOKWARE SET
FLORENCE, MARK OF BR, ALSO MARKED IOHANNES B
A MODERN ITALIAN SILVER PASTA COOKWARE SET FLORENCE, MARK OF BR, ALSO MARKED IOHANNES B Comprising: a saute pan, sauce-pan, serving dish, covered hot water pot, covered two-handled pot, pasta server; each

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A SET OF TWELVE ITALIAN SILVER AND HARDSTONE GOBLETS

A SET OF TWELVE ITALIAN SILVER AND HARDSTONE GOBLETS
MARK OF GIANMARIA BUCCELLATI, BOLOGNA, 20TH CENTURY
A SET OF TWELVE ITALIAN SILVER AND HARDSTONE GOBLETS MARK OF GIANMARIA BUCCELLATI, BOLOGNA, 20TH CENTURY Each on lobed circular silver foot with tapering chalcedony stem, the lobed silver bowl

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A SET OF TWELVE ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND HARDSTONE DIN...

A SET OF TWELVE ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND HARDSTONE DINNER PLATES
MILAN, 20TH CENTURY
A SET OF TWELVE ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER AND HARDSTONE DINNER PLATES MILAN, 20TH CENTURY Each shaped circular, the border with silver-gilt scrolls with lapis luzuli, the fields silver, each marked on reverse

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A DANISH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE DESIGNED BY JOHAN ROHDE

A DANISH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE DESIGNED BY JOHAN ROHDE
MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, POST 1945
A DANISH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE DESIGNED BY JOHAN ROHDE MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, POST 1945 Acorn pattern, comprising: Twelve table dessert spoons Twelve soup spoons Twelve iced tea spoons

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$25,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A GROUP OF DANISH SILVER WINE AND GLASS COASTERS

A GROUP OF DANISH SILVER WINE AND GLASS COASTERS
MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 20TH CENTURY
A GROUP OF DANISH SILVER WINE AND GLASS COASTERS MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 20TH CENTURY The pair of bottle coasters and the set of twelve glass coasters circular with chased floral wreath, no. 51D

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A DANISH SILVER VEGETABLE DISH DESIGNED BY GEORG JENSEN

A DANISH SILVER VEGETABLE DISH DESIGNED BY GEORG JENSEN
MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, POST 1945
A DANISH SILVER VEGETABLE DISH DESIGNED BY GEORG JENSEN MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, POST 1945 Blossom pattern, circular, with pierced blossom handles, the domed cover with blossom finial, no

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$9,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A DANISH SILVER WATER PITCHER DESIGNED BY JOHAN ROHDE

A DANISH SILVER WATER PITCHER DESIGNED BY JOHAN ROHDE
MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1925-1927
A DANISH SILVER WATER PITCHER DESIGNED BY JOHAN ROHDE MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1925-1927 Elongated oval, no. 432, marked under base, with English import marks for 1927 8¾ in. (22.4 cm.) high

Lot #: 33

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A PAIR OF DANISH SILVER TWO-LIGHT CANDELABRA DESIGNED BY HAR...

A PAIR OF DANISH SILVER TWO-LIGHT CANDELABRA DESIGNED BY HARALD NIELSEN
MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, POST 1945
A PAIR OF DANISH SILVER TWO-LIGHT CANDELABRA DESIGNED BY HARALD NIELSEN MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, POST 1945 Each on a circular and stepped base, with bifurcated branches, no

Lot #: 34

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009

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A DANISH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE DESIGNED BY OSCAR GUNDLACH ...

A DANISH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE DESIGNED BY OSCAR GUNDLACH PEDERSEN
MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 20TH CENTURY
A DANISH SILVER FLATWARE SERVICE DESIGNED BY OSCAR GUNDLACH PEDERSEN MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 20TH CENTURY Parallel pattern, comprising: Twelve dinner forks Twelve dessert

Lot #: 35

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 22 Oct 2009