Silver/Other Metals

Brass Candle Sconce with Stamped Figure of Miser

This is such a great fun piece! We believe it to be Dutch, but we do not know who the character is; he is holding a money bag and some have thought it might be Scrooge, but it may also be a caricature of the Dutch merchant men of the 17th and 18th century. It…read more


4 pc silverplate teaset, Community Plate Old English Melon pattern

A wonderful silverplated 4 piece tea set in the Old English Melon pattern by Community Plate.  The pattern is based on an English Georgian pattern from the 18th century.  The set includes an open sugar and a covered sugar in melon form (with a melon top on the cover) and a melon form teapot and…read more


19thc Tin Sugar Shaker

This sugar shaker is in excellent condition.  It is especially nice with the design of a star in the top for the holes.


Sterling Gravy Boat Gorham Plymouth pattern 1911

A beautiful sterling gravy boat in the Plymouth pattern by Gorham, introduced in 1911.  The pattern is a fluted edge design, with really nice acanthus leaf style design at the top and base of the handle.  Has a script monogram.


19th Century Sewing Notions Holder

This sewing notions holder is exquisite. The top tips open to reveal the metal interior. It is hand painted in the original floral decoration on its exterior. Rare and hard to find in this condition. It stands on its base like a small globe, about 4 inches high.


18th Century Coin Silver Serving Spoon Joseph Rust Boston c.1790

A wonderful example of 18th century American coin silver. A large coffin end bright cut serving spoon, made by Joseph Rust (1763-1814), a Boston silversmith working in Boston from 1785-1795. The spoon has a great bright cut cartouche with bellflower trail on the front; it is monogrammed with entwined cursive LT letters. On the back,…read more


Pairpoint Silver Plated Handled Basket

A beautiful handled silver plated footed basket manufactured by Pairpoint in New Bedford, MA in the late 19th century. 12 inches long by 8 inches wide and 10 inches tall to the top of the handle. Excellent condition.


18thc – early 19thc Andirons

Pair of Cast Iron Female-form Andirons, probably American, late 18th/early 19th century, each figure half dressed in exotic costume, thought to represent America, ht. 11 3/4, lg. 12 3/4, wd. 6 1/2 in. Excellent condition. Note: For another example of the form, see Donald L. Fennimore, Iron at Winterthur (Winterthur, 2004), pp. 30-1.


Reed and Barton Renaissance Crumber Set

A silver plated crumber set with a tray and a handled crumb sweep. Beautifully decorated with Northwind Head designs on both the tray and the handle of the crumber. Manufactured by the Reed and Barton Co. circa 1885. Minor scratches to the tray. No silver loss. Tray measures 9 inches by 8 inches. Crumber is…read more