Twenty-five (25) assorted sterling silver items, including Gorham demitasse cups and saucers, English trinket box, and ashtrays. 1st - 12th items: Six (6) Gorham pierced demitasse cups with Lenox, gilt-rimmed porcelain inserts and six (6) saucers. All stamped with maker's mark, Sterling, and form number; saucers also stamped with Stief Jewelry Co. mark to underside. Saucers monogrammed. Cups: 2 1/4" H x 3" W x 2 1/4" D. Saucers: 3 3/4" dia. 13th item: William Comyns & Sons Ltd. trinket box with hinged lid having central repousse figural vignette of a minstrel serenading two ladies and foliate garland rim, fitted fabric interior, and bracket feet. Stamped with maker's mark, "IVE", and hallmarks for Sterling and 1905. 2 1/8" H x 6 3/8" W x 5" D. 14th - 23rd items: Ten (10) ashtrays, including eight (8) Poole Silver Co. Old English pattern and two (2) Randahl Shop circular. All stamped with maker's mark, Sterling, and form number; Poole ashtrays also stamped with pattern name. Randahl ashtrays monogrammed. 24th - 25th items: Two (2) tea items with scalloped rim, including one (1) creamer and one (1) sugar bowl. Stamped with maker's mark "RB", Sterling, and form number. Ranging in size from 3 1/8" H x 4 7/8" W x 3 3/4" D to 3 1/8" H x 5 1/2" W x 3 3/4" D. 26.995 total weighable troy ounces.
The Estate of Mary Ann Denney, Nashville, Tennessee.
1st - 12th items: Overall good condition with minute scattered surface scratches; one porcelain insert with hairline measuring 2 1/4" L. Saucers monogrammed. 13th item: Scattered minor surface wear as well as partial detachment, severe discoloration, and wear of fitted interior. 14th - 23rd items: Overall good condition with scattered minor surface scratches and pitting. Randahl pieces monogrammed. 24th - 25th: Overall very good condition with minute scattered surface scratches.