Arts and Crafts sterling silver water picture made by Wallace circa 1900. Lovely engraved William Morris style floral panel around the upper third of the body. Weighs 19.5 ounces and is 8.25 inches tall. Excellent condition.
Vintage reference book: "Maryland Silversmiths 1715 to 1830" by J. Hall Pleasants and Howard Sill, 1972 reprint edition limited to 1000 copies. Unabridged publication of the first edition published in Baltimore, MD, in 1930 in a single edition of 300 copies. Robert Alan Green, Publisher, Harrison, NY 10528. Excellent condition with original dust cover. Measures 9 x 11.25 inches
New York Silversmiths limited lst edition, published by the Darling Foundation of New York State Early American Silversmiths and Silver, 1964, in a limited edition of 500. This copy is number 69. Excellent condition. Measures 6.25 x 9.25 inches.
Large antique Continental 835 silver pierced bowl. It measures 15.5 wide x 14.5 high x 3 inches deep and weighs 850 grams. Elaborate pierced repoussed design depicting putti (cherubs) harvesting grapes, accented with floral swags and foliate medallions. Excellent condition, 19th century.
Pair of early 20th century Chinese Export sterling silver candlesticks made by Hung Chong. The candlesticks are entwined with repousse-work dragons, and are stamped with two marks: "HC" enclosed in a rectangle indicating Hung Chong; and the Shanghai guarantee mark. They each measure 7.25 inches tall and are in excellent condition.