Interesting & fine pieces newly posted in Jewellery & silver including and Silver page including a rare boxed set of Maundy Money, on the Curios Page
a Bryant & May bakelite box of Ship's Lifeboat Matches (with contents),
There are two new giclee prints of John Myett (his works are now on a par with Keating's (another reformed forger) in respect of value. We have a Paul Klee - The Storm and Les Trois Femmes
by Picasso. Worth a look.
Two new pieces in Furniture - Both C1730 - A spectacular original Gentleman's Toilette Cabinet and an oak drop leaf dining table with a wonderful patina.
Precious Metals - From it's peak in late 2011/2012 Gold has continued a steady decline (dragging other metals with it) and despite Brexit, Euro problems in some European
economies, and of course - Mr Trump - money is not flowing into the 'safe haven' gold used to be. We pay the published price/weight calculated at 2pm daily. Full testing facilities are available for
metals & stones.
JEWELLERY & SILVER
1901/1902. Birmingham hallmarked silver & leather 3/32 pint liquor flask with silver gilt cup. £130.00
1812/1813. A Chester Hallmarked silver banded and amber cheroot holder in its original shagreen case. £85.00
C1920 - Shanghai silver & turquoise clip earrings with secret lidded pockets - usually for scented sponges and occassionally for roaring 20's life enhancers. £50.00
1952. The last issue of George VI Maundy Money in original Royal Mint Box. Coins are silver 4d, 3d,2d,1d. uncirculated. £185.00
Birmingham 1923/24 - A Deco style heavy silver cigarette box. 5 1/2 inches wide x 3 1/2" deep x 2 1/2" high. £140.00
<C1800. A pair of brass taper holders which might be of Jewish heritage. £110.00
1908/09 A Birmingham Hallmarked pin cushion in the form of a pig approx 1 3/4' long with original pad and in exquisite condition. £130.00
C1810/1820. A German 800 grade silver card case with a gilt interior. Weight 3 1/2 inches x 3 1/4 inches.
C1950's A boxed sterling silver 4 colour ballpoint pens in original box with replacement refills. £110
<1899. Kock & Bergfield, Germany. A superb classical silver wine cup by one of Germany's finest silversmiths. £175.00
Of Military Interest. An Officers Mess sugar shaker made by Goldsmith's Company in 1901/1902 for the East Surrey Regiment whose crest is embossed - worn but legible. £300.00
1907/08 A Chester Hallmarked cream jug 3 1/4" tall. £80.00
C1880. A silver mechanical lorngnette. 5 1/2 inches long. £120.00
C1910 - A rare DRGM (German) manufactured military issue field writing set contained in this stainless steel compendium consisting of an inkwell, dipping pen, pencil and penknife. £150.00
The elements of the GRGM field writing kit.
C1910. A crocodole skin child's change purse. @ 1/2 inches x 2 inches. £40.00
!920's. An Elkington 4 slice toast rack in Elkington Plate £45.00
C1880 A deep relief cameo portrait of Minerva in Whitby Jet, Brooch approx 2 inches x 1 7/8 inces. £140.00
C1980. A modern Art Deco style Italian wood backed silver photo frame 5 1/4" x 4". £125.00
C1930. 12 Siamese/Burmese place card holders in 800 grade silver. £180.00
1889/90. Birmingham Hallmark cup shaped pepperette. £46.00
1901/1902. Birmingham Hallmark and Import Mark - A totally original crocodile skin & silver Art Nouveau wallet/card case by Ludwig Krumm, Offenbach - a renowned maker of
'objets de vertu' 3 1/2 inches by 2 1/2 iches. £240.00 Interior photos on request.
A mid 20th Century Southern Russian nielo silver mounted drinking horn with a bird head terminal. 9 1/4 inches long. £120.00