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2023 Summer Fine Art & Antiques (Day 1)

Sat, Jul 8, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 90

6 Pcs. New Orleans Silver, Match Safe, Suspender Buckles, Salts

Estimate: $500 - $600
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1st item: Scarce coin silver match safe or vesta, stamped A.H.N.O. for Adoph Himmel, working New Orleans, Louisiana, circa 1869-1877, and COIN, with engine -turned design and monogram APH. 2" H, .37 oz troy. 2nd-3rd items: Pair of two (2) silver suspender chains and buckles, flat cartouche shape with engraved script monograms and engine-turned borders stamped T. HAUSMANN & SONS/STERLING (Theresa Hausmann and sons Louis and Gabriel, in partnership in New Orleans, 1894-1906). Buckles measure 1 1/2" H x 1"W. 2.01 oz troy. 4th- 6th items: Three (3) Greek Revival sterling silver salt dishes, retailed New Orleans, 1859; oval with gilt washed interiors, double handles, ovolo banding at the upper and lower rims, and engine turned Greek Key design to bodies. Stamped for retailer Henderson & Gaines, New Orleans, with Gale and Willis maker's mark and date 1859 and STERLING 925 to the underside. Monogrammed "Andrew Brother" to fronts. 3"H x 5" W. 8.74 oz troy.


1st item: Scattered surface denting, generally very good condition. 2nd-3rd items: Light wear to buckles, overall good condition. 4th-6th items: A very few miniscule areas of pitting, overall excellent condition.

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