SERIES II SET - STERLING SILVER ROBERTS BIRDS MEDALS
1971 by Gilroy Roberts - Issued by the Franklin Mint
Very Collectible Series II Set of Sterling Silver Roberts Birds Medals - 1971 - by Gilroy Roberts - Issued by the Franklin Mint - One Owner. Series II is comprised of #6 - Greater Flamingo; # 7 - Peregrine Falcon; #8 - Ruby-Throated Hummingbird; # 9 - Rufled Grouse; #10 - Roadrunner. Each is housed in a clear plastic round case. According to the Franklin Mint, the Robert's Birds was one of their most popular issues, and also the most unusual. The reverse features the bird, date of minting, number and R. They are absolutely beautiful, and display beautifully. These were purchased from the Mint in 1971. Condition: Very,Very Good as would be commensurate with age; two of the cases have cracks present, the Ruffled Grouse and the Hummingbird. Included are the 5 clear plastic stands.
Diameter: 2 1/2 in.
Thickness: 1 1/4 in.
Weight: 49 mm Proof Medal - 1000 Grains (65.8 g) Sterling Silver- Almost 2 oz. Pure Silver
Item #: MT-S11341
PRICE: $ 450.00
SILVERPLATE FIGURAL ART NOUVEAU LETTER OPENER Wilkens - Germany - 1890-1910
Antique Silverplate Figural Art Nouveau Letter Opener - Wilkens - 1890-1910 - The nude female figure shown standing under a floral spray, one arm raised, holding the edge of the opener, her hair swept back, her body with a drape falling over her shoulder, the knife etched with a scroll design; the design mirrored on the reverse, the back of the knife undecorated. WILKENS & SÖHNE, founded in 1810 by Martin Heinrich Wilkens, is the oldest silver manufacturer in the world established as a brand and the one most steeped in tradition. It is marked Germany Wilkens 90 (for silverplate). Condition: Excellent as would be commensurate with age and use.
Length: 9 1/4 in. Width: 1 in. at the widest point
Item # : MT-S11349
PRICE: SOLD THANK YOU
ANTIQUE/VINTAGE BRØDRENE LOHNE 1830 SILVER CAKE SERVER R. Elvesaeter
Beautiful Norweigan 830 Silver R. Elvesaeter 1825 Cake/Pie Server - Made by BRØDRENE LOHNE in BERGEN NORWAY...the Lo is their mark. The exquisite pierced handle with intertwining casacades of flowers and foliage. Signed on the back - R. Elvesaeter 1825 830S No NM Nr. 348. It's a very elegant serving piece that would enhance any table. Condition: Excellent as would be commensurate with age and gentle use; with some typical surface
Size: 8 3/4" x 2 1/4" at the widest point
Item #: MTS-11412
PRICE: SOLD THANK YOU
STERLING (925) SILVER ALADDIN'S OIL LAMP
Hecho en Mexico
Delightful Early 20th c., Sterling (925) Mexican Silver Aladdin's Oil Lamp - Beautifully proportioned and detailed oil lamp with an upward curved handle terminating in a serpent head with open mouth, raised on a circular stepped base with beaded edge. Marked on the bottom PLATA M.A.P.925 Hecho in Mexico, D.F. STERLING. Condition: Very good as would be commensurate with age and gentle use, some minor scratches present, a very, very tiny dent on the top and one side of the oil receptacle is slightly bent.
Gorgeous Vintage David-Andersen Sterling Silver Serving Fork - 8 3/4" - the pierced floral handle terminating in a large flower and marked on the back with scales within a circle, D-A and 925 S within a circle over the words Norway Sterling. Condition is very good commensurate with age and use, some typical scratches present.