Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. -- May 14, 2011 - Estate Treasures Auction - 3:00 PM Featuring two private Raleigh Estates; a Collection from Ocean Isle; and a Collection from Richmond, Virginia. Offerings include silver, estate jewelry, paintings, furniture, rugs, books, and more!
breakfast. Each thing has its time.) (7.35 troy oz.); the compote is weighted (6 in.).
Lot 1034. (5) Sterling Silver Serving Items - (24.8 total troy oz.)
Lot 1035. (3) American Sterling Servers - (4.05 total troy oz.)
Lot 1036. Sterling Silver Baby Spoon & Fork - the spoon with rabbit on handle, the fork by International "Prelude." (1 total troy oz.)
Lot 1037. Silver Charm Necklace - over 50 charms - many sterling! Approximately 20 in.; 2.95 troy oz.
Lot 1038. Pair of Sterling Silver Nut Dishes - Chester (1904), "GN/HH" sponsor's mark. (5.65 total troy oz.)
Lot 1039. Gorham "New Tipt" Sterling Silver Flatware - pattern patented in 1871, (42) pieces including: (18) teaspoons; (6) tablespoons; and (18) forks (7 1/8 in.). This lot also includes a bright cut engraved master butter knife and (6) demitasse spoons. (47.55 total troy oz.)
Lot 1040. Set of (12) Mother-of-Pearl Dinner Knives - with ornate sterling ferrules, monogrammed handles, the blades marked with retailer's name "Bunde & Upmeyer, Milwaukee, Wis." (9.25 in.) Would look wonderful with the "New Tipt" flatware in lot 1039!
Lot 1041. (18) Mother-of-Pearl Knives - all with sterling silver ferrules, including a set of (12) lunch knives (7 7/8 in.) and a set of (6) dinner knives (9 in.)
Lot 1042. (17) Sterling Silver Spoons - including a set of (6) round soup spoons and a set of (11) teaspoons. (14.15 total troy oz.)
Lot 1043. (2) Silver Boxes - the first a cigarette case with Egyptian heiroglyphic design, unmarked; the second is likely silverplate, Diana decorates the hinged cover (now sprung).
Lot 1044. Ellis-Barker Silverplate Tea & Coffee Service - four piece service including coffeepot, teapot, open sugar, and cream jug.
Lot 1045. Pair of Silverplate "Grape" Baskets - each with swing handle, pattern patented in 1903.
Lot 1046. Aesthetic Revival Silverplate Urn - a unique piece by Meridan, pattern number 902. (14.5 in.)
Lot 1047. (3) Victorian Silverplate Table Articles - including a Wilcox teapot numbered 169, decorated a la Kate Greenaway with a young boy fishing; the second a figural knife rest with parrots; and the third a small cream jug by Art Krupps Berndorf.
Lot 1048. Victorian Silverplate Basket & Footed Bowl - a swing-handled basket with floral decoration by James Tufts; and the footed bowl (with repair) decorated with a tiger in a landscape by Meriden.
Lot 1049. Victorian Silverplate Epergne by Wilcox - two large bowls flank a central glass trumpet vase, decorated with birds, grapes, and putti. (15.5 x 18.5 in.)
Lot 1050. Sterling Silver Center Bowl by Towle - (3.75 x 9 in.; 10.95 troy oz.)
Lot 1051. (4) Sterling Silver Table Articles - including a mug, (2) bowls, and a shell dish. (9.25 total troy oz.)
Lot 1052. Set of (11) Sterling Silver Bread Plates - by International in their "Lord Saybrook" pattern, no monograms. (34 total troy oz.)
Lot 1053. Gorham Sterling Silver Tray - pattern number A8397, two-handled form. (12 in.; 14.15 troy oz.)