A William Durgin Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Vase With Hawkes Rock Crystal Body
A fine quality Hawkes “Rock Crystal” cut glass vase with mounts by the William B. Durgin Company, superb original condition, fully marked upon the base, the glass unmarked but certainly Hawkes Rock Crystal, Iris decoration, pond lilies in sterling at the base, an exceptional piece of Art Nouveau for the discerning collector, marked J.C. Grogan under the base, Grogan a prominent Pittsburgh jeweler of the early 20th century.
An American Federal Silver Tea Service by Fletcher and Gardiner of Philadelphia C.1815
A fine quality American Federal era tea service by the renowned firm of Fletcher and Gardiner C.1815 . The pot retains its original carved wood handle set into silver cornucopias with acanthus thumb rest, ball and oak leaf finials surrounded by grape clusters and leaves, the spout with applied acanthus leaves and eagle head. Engraved upon the round pedestal foot in period script “M Wilson”. Excellent condition.