All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1357952 (stock #CA1-ST4)
This ornate sterling silver tea strainer is by Stieff in the Chrysanthemum pattern. It is clearly marked on the back. There is an, "R," monogram on back of the handle. It weighs 83 gms. and is in very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1192030 (stock #T15-10766)
The frame on this ornate bride's basket was made by the Wilcox Silver Co. circa 1880's. The frame holds a beautiful robin's egg blue satin glass basket with touches of cranberry around the double ruffled edge. The frame has a twisted rope handle with an ornate decoration on the top. These baskets were traditional wedding gifts in the Victorian era. The bowl has no chips, cracks, or repairs and is 10" in diameter...