Cherub Antiques Gallery : Antique Cocktail Shakers, Nouveau, Deco, Washington DC
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1399904
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Fine set-of-six sterling silver shot glasses. The Arts & Crafts two-handle trophy- cup-form shots are each fully hallmarked: Finnegans Ltd., London 1904. The famous silver workshop retailed their wares in Manchester and London and rivaled Asprey at turn-of-the-century in England. Beautifully presented in original fitted, satin- and velvet-lined case. 1 3/4" H., 2 1/2" W. each
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1399106
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Silvered crocodile-wrapped flask with a convenient, detachable drinking cup that is gilded within. A hinged bayonet cap pivots to lock and unlock. Made in England circa 1910. 2 7/8" W., 5" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1399098
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Extraordinary English sterling silver Art Nouveau card case. A distinct Alphonse- Mucha-influence maiden is in high relief upon its front. The profile, with cascading hair and elaborate headband, is reminiscent of Mucha's depictions of Sarah Bernhardt. Floral and scrolling patterns in relief further enhance the lovely case, which accommodates a present-day, business-card size. Hallmarks: Clifford & Norris, Birmingham 1902. 2 3/4" W., 3 7/8" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1398639
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The handsome sterling silver snuff box has a completely hammered surface along with a vacant central medallion. The hinged top has a clasp to open and, when closed, top is flush with its borders. Hallmarks: William Neale, Chester 1903. 2 1/2" W., 3 1/2" L., 5/8" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1398540
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Elaborately detailed, hand-chased scrolling florals cover the lovely snuff box. The hinged top has a vacant oval cartouche with an engraved border. Gilded within. Hallmarks: Colin Hewer Cheshire, Birmingham 1888. 1 1/4" W., 1 7/8" L., 1/2" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1900 item #1397728
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Handsome Victorian English silver and horn tall beaker. The sterling mount, with incised banded detail, is fully hallmarked: Thomas Johnson, London 1876. Nice gradation of tone. 4 1/8" H., 2 7/8" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1396929
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Unusual photo frame from the well-known WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop accommodates three individual photos. Double frames of matched size flank a smaller central frame. An arched top rises above, along with relief and reticulated floral designs. Workshop marks upon bottom edge. Germany circa 1909. 3 7/8" W., 5 3/4" H. each double opening; 2 3/8" W., 3 1/2" H. center; 9" H., 11 7/8" W. overall
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1900 item #1396531
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Handsome English antique sterling silver mounted flask. Bound with crocodile, the flask has a drinking cup with gilded interior which slips off for convenience. Cap has a bayonet hinge and pivots to lock into place. Hallmarks: Harrison Bros. & Howson, Sheffield 1896. 3 1/8" W., 5" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pewter : Pre 1910 item #1396510
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A fine figural Art Nouveau pewter Champagne cooler. A lovely, romanticized maiden harvests grapes from their vines. She hovers above a detailed relief scene of mountains, castles and the Rhine Valley, which is depicted around the circumference of the vessel. Naturalistic relief grape leaves and stems form opposing handles. A truly extraordinary example of Art Nouveau made in Germany circa 1900. 11 3/4" H., 7 1/2" W. at top, 9" W. at base
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1396477
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Fine set-of-six sterling silver tots, or shot glasses. The Arts & Crafts tyg tri- handle-form shots are each fully hallmarked: James Wakely & Frank Clarke Wheeler, London 1904. Beautifully presented in original, fitted, satin- and velvet-lined case bearing retailer stamp for Curtis & Horspool Jewellers of Leicester, by Appointment to H.M. the King. 2" H., 1 3/8" W., 2" W. to handles each
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1396465
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Stunning Vienna Secession silver stand with four pillar columns has four curved-and-rolled supports at its rounded base. A cut-crystal bowl with notched edging, as well as incised banded detail, rises above. A central medallion with button top holds the bowl in place. Pillar form is a distinct Josef Hoffmann influence, as seen in examples executed by Wiener Werkstatte. Impressed 800 Fine Silver marks, along with Vienna assay and maker mark, circa 1905. 7 1/8" H., 8 3/8" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1396407
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Vienna Secession basket designed by architect Hans Ofner (1880-1939) and made in the Argentor workshop in Austria circa 1905. Crystal liner rests within rounded frame displaying gitterwerk elements upon its circumference as well as its open handle. Ofner studied with Josef Hoffmann at the Kunstgewerbescule. He went on to create Vienna Secession interiors along with fine metalwork, furniture and jewelry. An Ofner gitterwerk vase by Argentor is in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York. 7 1/2" H., 5 1/2" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pewter : Pre 1920 item #1396035
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Art Nouveau silvered pewter letter opener made by the well-known WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop in Germany circa 1910. A detailed dog's head among Art Nouveau foliates is upon the top of the opener's blade. 8" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1396034
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Jugendstil-design tray with sweeping sides. Reticulated angular handles as well as Secession-influence elements complete the pewter frame surrounding the inset oak bottom. Marks for the well-known WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop, circa 1905. Illustrated in the WMF 1906 catalogue, page 181. 8 1/2" W., 15" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1910 item #1395999
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Stylized Secession florals and blossoms are in relief upon the top as well as sides of the oval snuff box. A vacant oval medallion has delicate beaded edging. Gilded interior. 800 Fine Silver mark along with maker stamp, Germany circa 1905. 1 1/2" W., 2" L. 5/8" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pewter : Pre 1910 item #1394720
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Tudric pewter butter dish designed by the famous Archibald Knox for Liberty & Co. circa 1902-05. The open tri-handle form, with its stylized honesty leaves in relief, has its original Powell glass liner. Impressed marks beneath with model number 0162 Tudric. An example pictured in "Archibald Knox," by Stephen A. Martin, page 208. 5 5/8" W., 1 1/2" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1394464
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Made by Henry Wilkinson of Sheffield circa 1910. Brown leather-covered flask has a detachable drinking cup. The cup is hand-chased with detailed foliates and is gilded within. 3 1/4" W., 5 5/8" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1394408
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Round pottery tray with robust Art Nouveau florals glazed in cobalt blue with two tones of gray upon a white ground. A pierced gallery enhances the surround. Germany circa 1905. 12" W., 1 1/8" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1394035
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Lovely box with pottery inset upon its hinged top. Interlacing high Art Nouveau design glazed in deep blue and gold upon a white ground. Box made of nickel; Germany circa 1905. 2 7/8" H., 4 1/2" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1910 item #1394026
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Most unusual example of a fine Art Nouveau silver card case. Rambling vines along with daffodils in high relief are upon the cover of the case. The case, with its spring mechanism, opens to reveal a beautifully fitted interior of moire silk. Each side has a gusset pocket to hold a card. The form accommodates modern- day-size business cards. Impressed marks for 800 fine silver along with maker stamp: Germany circa 1900. 2 5/8" W., 4" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1920 item #1394004
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A beautifully interpreted pair of Vienna Secession-design candlesticks made by WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) in Germany circa 1910. Clearly a Josef Hoffmann influence with lobed and beaded elements. Firm's marks beneath each. 5 7/8" H., 4 1/8" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1910 item #1394001
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Whimsical figural cigar cutter in the form of a monkey designed by Igantius Taschner, Germany (1871-1913), known for his animal sculptures. Lift the steel monkey's tail, insert cigar and guillotine design drops tip into hammered copper bowl beneath. A fine example for the collector of cigar cutters; circa 1905. 7" W., 4 1/4" H., 4 5/8" H. (tail extended)
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1393941
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Jugendstil pottery rectangular tray glazed in white with green and gold Art Nouveau patterns at its borders. A heavy brass gallery with a reticulated Secession design and flanking open handles complete the stunning form. Germany circa 1910. 2" H., 8 1/4" W., 15 1/2" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1393620
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Beautifully hand-carved, wooden foliate ends flank the adjustable book slide. Pull and slide to accommodate a larger stack of books. England circa 1880. 7 7/8" H., 6 3/4" W., 17" L.; 27" L. fully extended
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1393580
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Beautifully executed Vienna Secession design upon this biscuit barrel made by the well-known firm of WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) in Germany circa 1905. Reticulated frame and lid with Secession elements which are repeated in the hand-cut and etched crystal liner. Illustrated on page 252 in the workshop's 1906 catalogue. 8 1/2" H., 3 3/4" D., 5 3/4" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1393574
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Silvered crocodile-wrapped flask in desirable discreet size. A detachable drinking cup with gilded interior slips off for convenience. England circa 1910. 2 1/4" W., 3 3/4" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1393573
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Silvered crocodile-wrapped flask is curved upon its back to fit comfortably into a hip or breast pocket. Detachable drinking cup is gilded within. A hinged bayonet cap pivots to open or lock into place. England circa 1910. 3" W., 5" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1393541
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Elegant set of sterling silver and mother- of- pearl-handle fruit knives. Set-of-six in original, fitted silk- and- velvet-lined case are fully hallmarked: Frederick Asman & Co., Sheffield 1919. 6 3/8" L. each
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1393331
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Handsome English glass ice cooler is cut as well as acid-etched. The banded design is in the form of a barrel with bale handle. Complete with its own ice drainer. England circa 1910. 5" H., 7 3/4" H. to handle
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1393304
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English whisky flask with sterling silver mounts. The flask is bound with crocodile. A convenient drinking cup with gilded interior slips off for convenience. Curved back to fit nicely into a hip or breast pocket. Hallmarks: G & JW Hawksley, Sheffield 1902. 3 1/2" W., 6 1/8" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1393069
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A pair of basket-form sterling silver salt cellars have foliates in relief. Each salt, with its cobalt-blue liner, is accompanied by its own spoon. All fully hallmarked: Joseph Gloster, Birmingham 1905. 2 1/4" W., 1 1/4" H' 2 1/4" L. spoons
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1392965
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Bold magnifier has a curved staghorn handle. Detailed English silver mounts are fully hallmarked: George Howson, Sheffield 1900. 4" W., 10 1/4" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1392963
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Lovely Anglo-Indian sterling silver frame with a curved design. The frame has detail of elephants among trees in high relief. Wooden easel back. Silver of this genre was made in the Lucknow region on India, early 1900's. 5" W., 6 1/2" H.; 3 1/4" W., 4 3/4" H. photo
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1900 item #1392959
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Lushly enameled in green upon its silver handle. The magnifier is hallmarked: Martin Hall (Richard Martin & Ebenezer Hall), Sheffield 1894. 5" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1900 item #1392958
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Fine quality aqua Bristol glasses with cut pillar stems. Additional cutting upon the goblet. A beautiful Victorian-era set, circa 1890. 5 1/4" H. each
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1900 item #1392812
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Lovely quality sterling silver and mother-of-pearl butter knife. The curved, scallop-edge blade is finely hand-engraved with a floral-and-ribbon pattern. Hallmarks: Hilliard & Thomason, Birmingham 1887. Ideal for pâté and soft cheeses. Complete in original, lush red- velvet- and silk-lined box. 6 3/4" L.