FINE PAIR OF ART DECO SILVER & ...

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FEB88

This exquisite and rare pair of Game bird related Novelty silver menu holders or place card holders bears the marks the Adie Bothers and is dated Birmingham 1925. The circular mounts inset with a pique tortoiseshell disc decorated with birds. Raised on a fully hallmarked circular stand.

Hallmarks:


A BROS Ltd for the Adie Brothers.
Date letters "A" for 1925
Lion Passant.
Birmingham Assay Mark.

Condition:

Very good.
One of the legs of the partridge might have had some loss.

Dimensions:

Diameter: 3cm / 112 inches.
Height: 3.5cm / 1.2 inches.


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£295

SUPERB VICTORIAN SILVER CHATELAINE BY FREDERICK EDMONDS, ...

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OCT86

This gorgeous Victorian silver chatelaine is hallmarked for London 1893 and bears the marks of Frederick Edmonds who was active between 1893 and 1895. The stunning cast silver belt hook modelled as winged classical figure. It has three belcher chains mounted with useful household appendages comprising a folding fruit knife, a thimble bucket and a retractable pencil, all still functioning.

Hallmarks:

FE for Fredercik Edmonds.
London Assay Mark.
Date letter "S" for 1893
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:

Total Length: 28cm / 11 inches.

Condition:

Very good.

Postage:

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£275

RARE GEORGE V SILVER TEDDY BEAR BOOKMARK ...

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AUG76

This charming and rather rare George V Novelty silver Teddy Bear bookmark was made by the renowned Adie & Lovekin and is dated Birmingham 1915. Modelled as a bear with green eyes, it has a fully hallmarked blade.

Hallmarks:

A&L for Adie & Lovekin.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "q" for 1915.

Condition:

Blade a little uneven.
Crisp hallmarks.

Dimensions:

Length: 6.5cm / 2.4 inches.

Postage:

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£195

CHARMING CASED SET OF SIX ART NOUVEAU ...

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APR91

This delightful cased set of solid silver buttons is very much in the Art Nouveau manner. Each button pierced with sinuous designs. Fitted in the original and very pretty red Morocco leather case lined with green velvet.

Hallmarks:

JD over WD for James Deakin & Sons.
Chester Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "G" for 1907.

Dimensions:

Button diameter: 1.5cm / 0.4 inches.
Box dimensions: 15cm x 3.5cm / 6 inches x 1.4 inches.

Condition:

Very good.

Postage:

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£155

RARE NOVELTY SILVER 'MR PUNCH' BOOKMARK BY ...

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AUG87

This charming and rather rare George V Novelty silver bookmark was made by the renowned Adie & Lovekin and is dated Birmingham 1924. Modelled as "Mr Punch" it has a fully hallmarked blade.

Hallmarks:

A&L for Adie & Lovekin.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "z" for 1924.

Condition:

Blade a little uneven.
Crisp hallmarks.

Dimensions:

Length: 6.5cm / 2.4 inches.

Postage:

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£145

RARE GEORGIAN SILVER TRAVELLING CORKSCREW BY JOSEPH ...

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JUIN62

This exquisite and very rare Georgian silver travelling corkscrew is dated Birmingham 1794 and was made by the prolific silversmith John Taylor, who specialised in small pieces and objects of vertu.

The silver collar with a stunning green stained ivory barrel-shaped handle. The reeded cover unscrews to reveal the original steel helix. The cover is fully hallmarked at the base, which is quite unusual and is a bonus.

Hallmarks:

IT for Joseph Taylor.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Date letter "w" for 1794.
Duty Mark.
Lion Passant.

Dimensions:

Height: 8cm / 3 inches.
Width: 5cm / 2 inches.

Condition:

Very good

Silver in very good condition..
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RARE & EXQUISITE GEORGIAN SILVER NUTMEG GRATER ...

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FEV80

This wonderful Georgian silver nutmeg grater bears the marks of the prolific silversmith Joseph Taylor who was part of the Birmingham toy making * fraternity. It is dated Birmingham 1799 and is in very good order, it is fully hallmarked, which was not often the case. The bright-cut oval body is the perfect size to house a nutmeg. The bright-cut domed pull-off cover opens to reveal the original steel grater. The base with pull-off cover. The lid hallmarked with maker's marks. The inner base fully hallmarked. The base initialled. It is a wonderful and complete example.

* from the late 18th to early 19th Century, Birmingham was the centre for the making of “toys”: small decorative objects from silver. They were produced in small family businesses and factories throughout Birmingham. They made a range of items including patch boxes, nutmeg graters, buckles, caddy spoons, vinaigrettes, snuff boxes and babies rattles.

Dimensions:

3.5cm x 2.5cm X 2.5cm.

Hallmarks:

I.T for Joseph Taylor.
Date letter "b" for 1799.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Duty mark.

Condition:

Very good for age.
Cover in good condition
Minor dings to the main body.
Clear hallmarks.
Crisp decorations.

Postage:

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GEORGIAN SILVER NUTMEG GRATER BY JOSEPH WILLMORE, ...

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JAN70

This exquisite Georgian silver nutmeg grater bears the marks of the prolific silversmith Joseph Willmore who was part of the Birmingham toy making * fraternity. It is dated Birmingham 1801 and is in excellent order, it is fully hallmarked, which was not often the case. The bright-cut rectangular body is the perfect size to house a nutmeg, as can be seen on one of my images. The pull-off cover opens to reveal the original steel grater. The base with pull-off cover. The lid hallmarked with maker's marks. The base fully hallmarked..

* from the late 18th to early 19th Century, Birmingham was the centre for the making of “toys”: small decorative objects from silver. They were produced in small family businesses and factories throughout Birmingham. They made a range of items including patch boxes, nutmeg graters, buckles, caddy spoons, vinaigrettes, snuff boxes and babies rattles.

Dimensions:

3.2cm x 2.5cm X 2.5cm.

Hallmarks:

JW for Jospeh Willmore.
Date letter "d" for 1801.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Duty mark.

Condition:

Excellent.

No dings, repairs dents to the cover or main body.
Clear hallmarks.
Crisp decorations.

Postage:

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GEORGIAN SILVER NUTMEG GRATER BY SAMUEL PEMBERTON. ...

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JANV95

This exquisite and very unusual Georgian nutmeg grater bears the marks of the sought-after silversmith Samuel Pemberton and is dated Birmingham 1795. Nutmeg graters are scarce and usually in poor condition. This one is in excellent order, is fully hallmarked, which is not always the case.
The bright-cut cylindrical body is the perfect size to house a nutmeg, as can be seen on one of my images. The pull-off domed cover opens to reveal the original steel grater. The lower section with a pull-off lid protecting the grater. The inner lid is fully hallmarked.

Hallmarks:

S.P for Samuel Pemberton..
Date letter "x" for 1795.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Duty mark.

Condition:

Very good.

No dings, repairs dents to the cover or main body.
Pull-off base in excellent condition.
Clear hallmarks.
Crisp decorations.
One minor split on domed cover, commensurate with age, tiny and mentioned for accuracy.

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GEORGIAN SILVER NUTMEG GRATER BY THOMAS WILLMORE, ...

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JUIN98

This exquisite Georgian nutmeg grater bears the marks of the sought-after silversmith Thomas Willmore and is dated Birmingham 1801. Nutmeg graters are scarce and usually in poor condition. This one is in excellent order, is fully hallmarked, which is not always the case.
The bright-cut rectangular body is the perfect size to house a nutmeg, as can be seen on one of my images. The hinged cover opens to reveal the original steel grater. The inner lid is fully hallmarked.

Hallmarks:

TW for Thomas Willmore
Date letter "i" for 1806.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Duty mark.

Condition:

Excellent
No dings, repairs dents to the cover or main body.
Hinge in excellent condition.
Clear hallmarks.
Crisp decorations.

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GEORGIAN SILVER "EGG" NUTMEG GRATER, CIRCA 1775 ...

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APR76

This is a divine George III silver egg-shaped nutmeg grater. The pull-off cover revealing a steel rasp. Engraved all over with delicate bright-cut decorations. Unmarked, as it was very often the case with Georgian small objects of vertu , but guaranteed and tested as silver.

Dimensions:

Height: 4cm / 1.6 inches.

Condition:

Excellent.

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VICTORIAN SILVER COMBINATION VESTA/ SOVEREIGN HOLDER / ...

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JANV63

This is a rare Victorian silver combination Vesta/Sovereign Holder/Stamp Holder with Toothpick and Pencil. It is fully hallmarked for Chester 1898 and bears the Patent number 4709. The front engraved with initials and a crest, the back plain. The lid with spring mechanism incorporates a striker. The back with hinged cover opens to reveal a sovereign holder and a stamp compartment.

The spine fitted with suspemsion loop. by Wm Neale. I

It is rare to find one of these in complete form.

Hallmarks:

D&F for Deakin & Francis.
Chester Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "P" for 1898

Dimensions:

Length: 6cm / 2.4 inches.
Width: 3.5cm / 1.4 inches.

Condition:

Very good.
Spring mechanism in good working order.
Stamp lid snaps shut.
Minor surface scratching commensurate with age.

Postage UK: £7 Special Delivery Next day.
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SOLD