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Silver

Starts: Thursday, 5 October 2017 at 10:30 AM
Ends: Thursday, 5 October 2017 at 10:30 AM

The Silver Auction at McTear's, a six weekly live auction, has become a destination for silver buyers from around the world. From tea services to fruit baskets, candlesticks to cutlery and salvers to small boxes, the interest in silver internationally has seldom been stronger. Not only do these auctions attract a significant crowd to McTear's Glasgow Galleries, the live bidding platform allows bidders from all over the globe to be involved in the auction. McTear's has experienced Silver Specialists who will advise you and value your items. Appointments can be made for meeting at the Auction Galleries or at your home, whichever suits you better. There is no charge for this service and no obligation to sell. Whether you have a single piece or a substantial collection, please feel encouraged to contact Claire Douglas on 0141 810 2880 or email claire@mctears.co.uk .

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LotEstimateHammerDescription
301 £350 - £450 £380 EDWARD VII THREE PIECE SILVER TEA SERVICE maker William Aitken, Birmingham 1904-1906, comprising tea pot, milk jug and sugar bowl, all of shaped rectangular form, with fluted decoration and gadrooned ...
302 £60 - £80 £65 VICTORIAN SILVER CONDIMENT POT maker Alexander Macrae, London 1862, along with two pairs of silver sugar tongs, six silver miniature cake knives, silver circular dish ring, silver-topped cork, and a s...
303 £80 - £120 £110 EDWARD VIII SILVER SUGAR SHAKER AND CREAM SERVICE maker Davidson, Henderson & Sorley, Birmingham 1936, of oviform, each with Celtic band decoration, with the handle of the cream jug modelled as a drag...
304 £50 - £80 £80 PAIR OF GEORGE V SILVER SAUCE BOATS maker Mappin & Webb Ltd., Sheffield 1932, of shaped oval form, the rims scalloped, each on three short legs, 16.5cm long, 208g
305 £50 - £80 £190 PAIR OF GEORGE V SILVER TOAST RACKS maker E. S. Barnsley & Co., Birmingham 1915, 9cm high; along with two silver and glass condiment trays, Birmingham 1919; and a pair of silver shakers Sheffield 1917...
307 £80 - £120 £85 GEORGE V PIERCED SILVER BASKET maker James Deakin & Sons., Sheffield 1930, of oval form, the deep basket raised on oval foot, with handle, 20cm long, 296g
308 £550 - £700 £580 GEORGE V SILVER FOUR PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE maker Walker & Hall, Sheffield 1924, comprising tea pot, coffee pot, sugar and cream jug, all of shaped octagonal form, with angular handles, each pie...
309 £200 - £400 £190 SILVER TROPHY CUP FROM WHITECRAIG'S BOWLING CLUB VETERAN'S CLASS maker Elkington & Co Ltd, Birmingham (date mark rubbed), 'The James W. Bell Cup', of ovoid , two-handled form, the upper section of fac...
310 £30 - £50 £30 ELIZABETH II SILVER BACKED VANITY SET maker W. I. Broadway & Co., Birmingham 1972, comprising hand mirror, two brushes and a comb, each chased and embossed with scroll and foliate decoration (4)
311 £60 - £80 £75 NINE NORTH AMERICAN SILVER SOUVENIR SPOONS all marked sterling, including examples from makers A.A. Webster & Co, Brooklyn N.Y. and Mechanics Sterling Co., Attleboro MA, some with enamel decoration, t...
312 £120 - £160 £260 VICTORIAN SILVER THREE PIECE BACHELORS TEA SERVICE maker Jonathan Wilson Hukin & John Thomas Heath, London 1885, of small proportions, comprising teapot, milk jug and sugar bowl along with pair of sug...
313 £200 - £300 £220 GEORGE VI SILVER TEAPOT maker Fenton Brothers Ltd, Sheffield 1944, of angular rectangular form, with black wooden handle, 14cm tall, approximately 660g gross
314 £60 - £100 £60 SET OF TEN GEORGE IV SILVER KINGS PATTERN TEASPOONS maker William Marshall, Edinburgh 1828-9, 14cm long, 188g, in case
315 £40 - £60 £65 SET OF SIX GEORGE V SILVER TEASPOONS AND TONGS maker Cooper Brothers & Sons Ltd, Sheffield 1922, each topped with Art Deco style finial, the spoons each 11cm long, approximately 124g, in fitted case
316 £300 - £400 £440 GEORGE III PROVINCIAL SILVER TANKARD maker William Stalker and John Richardson, Newcastle 1778, of slightly tapering form, the scroll handle engraved with initials 'O G + F', within reeded bands, 525g
317 £250 - £350 £240 GEORGE V SILVER TEA SERVICE comprising teapot, sugar and cream jug, maker C S Harris & Sons. Ltd, London 1919-21, the teapot of bulbous form, 18cm high; along with an Italian 800 silver oval serving t...
318 £50 - £70 £55 GEORGE V SILVER SUGAR SHAKER maker's mark rubbed, Birmingham 1926, of tall, slender form with beaded borders, on raised circular foot, 17.5cm high, 202g
319 £60 - £100 £130 GEORGE V SILVER AND GUILLOCHE ENAMEL BACKED VANITY SET maker W G Sothers Ltd, Birmingham 1931-32, comprising two brushes, two clothes brushes and a hand mirror, along with a later, white metal backed ...
320 £300 - £500 £300 SILVER QUAICH TROPHY - WHITECRAIGS BOWLING CLUB maker J B Chatterly & Sons Ltd, Edinburgh 1965, the 'Peter Duff Quaich', with winner's names engraved to reverse, on removable wooden stand with silver ...
321 £350 - £500 Unsold OAK CANTEEN OF EDWARD VII SILVER FISH CUTLERY maker James Deakin & Sons, Sheffield 1901, comprising twelves knives and twelve forks, the knives 21cm long, the forks 17cm long, 1196g gross
322 £80 - £120 £160 PAIR OF ART DECO SILVER TOASTRACKS maker Synyer & Beddoes, Birmingham 1936, each of shaped hexagonal form, with shaped, stepped feet, 9.5cm long, 9cm high, approximately 280g gross in fitted case
323 £30 - £50 £35 GEORGE V SILVER CONDIMENT SERVICE maker Docker & Burn Ltd, Birmingham 1927, comprising open pot, salt shaker with liner and lidded mustard with spoon, approximately 80g gross in a fitted case
324 £30 - £50 £30 ELIZABETH II SILVER PICTURE FRAME maker B S C Ltd., London 1994, of rectangular form with heart-shaped aperture, with repousse floral decoration, 14.5cm wide by 20cm high
325 £250 - £400 £240 SILVER TWO HANDLED BOWL - THE WHITECRAIGS LADIES CHAMPIONSHIP TROPHY maker Wilson & Sharp, Birmingham 1920(?) , of shaped circular form, with stepped rim and pierced detail below, on circular foot, wi...
326 £200 - £250 £190 GEORGE V SILVER THREE PIECE COMPOSITE TEA SERVICE comprising tea pot, sugar bowl and creamer, the teapot Goldsmiths & Silversmiths, London 1937, 15cm high, the milk and sugar by TS, Birmingham 1931, e...
327 £100 - £150 £100 SILVER TROPHY CUP - WHITECRAIGS BOWLING CLUB LADIES SECTION maker Charles S Green & Co Ltd, Birmingham 1966, of circular form, with two handles, on two black, wooden bases with silver bands engraved w...
328 £50 - £70 £170 EDWARD VII SILVER CARD CASE maker Crisford & Norris Ltd., Birmingham 1905, of rectangular form, with repousse decoration, one side scrolling design, the other showing a stag, 10cm x 7cm; along with tw...
329 £70 - £100 £80 GEORGE V SILVER SUGAR BOWL maker George Unite & Sons, Birmingham 1926, of circular form, 10cm diameter 6.5cm high; along with silver two-handled bowl, maker Joseph Gloster Ltd, Birmingham 1907, of ova...
330 £550 - £750 £650 LARGE SILVER TROPHY CUP - WHITECRAIGS BOWLING CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP TROPHY maker David Hollander & Sons Ltd (?), London 1922, of large, circular, two-handled form with lid, engraved with winner's names fr...
331 £250 - £350 £280 EDWARD VII SILVER PRESENTATION TROPHY CUP maker Horace Woodward & Co. Ltd, London 1909, of circular form with scalloped rim, raised on a shaped square silver plinth, decorated with grotesque lion corb...
332 £40 - £60 £45 THREE EARLY 20TH CENTURY SILVER VESTA CASES along with a white metal vesta case, silver swizzle stick and two small silver bracelets, the weighable silver approximately 112g gross
333 £200 - £250 £220 SILVER PRESENTATION SALVER FROM WHITECRAIGS BOWLING CLUB maker Joseph Gloster Ltd, Birmingham 1961, presented by Whitecraigs Bowling Club, with dedication and signatures of members engraved to the fro...
334 £250 - £350 £300 MID 20TH CENTURY SILVER PRESENTATION SALVER maker Walker & Hall, Sheffield 1958, of shaped, circular form, on three scroll feet, engraved to front, 31cm diameter, 904g
335 £40 - £60 £120 CONTINENTAL SILVER TASTEVIN of circular form, with loop handle, modelled as a vine, leading to a bunch of grapes, on a twisted rope foot, with import marks to base, 6cm diameter, 35g
336 £50 - £70 £50 GEORGE VI SILVER CHRISTENING MUG maker Brook & Son, Sheffield 1940, of clean cylindrical form, gilt wash interior, initials engraved to front, 9cm high, 156g
337 £50 - £70 £65 GEORGE VI SCOTTISH SILVER CHRISTENING QUAICH AND SPOON maker Brook & Son, Edinburgh 1939, the quaich of small proportions and oval form, each piece engraved with initials, the spoon 14.5cm long, 170g ...
338 £30 - £50 £30 GEORGE V SILVER AND GUILLOCHE ENAMEL BACKED PART VANITY SET maker Adie Brothers Ltd, Birmingham 1932, comprising hand mirror and hair brush, the backs with bright blue enamel with geometric, spirallin...
339 £30 - £50 £55 EDWARD VIII SILVER CRUET SET maker Charles S.Green & Co. Ltd, Birmingham 1936, comprising open mustard, lidded mustard, two spoons and a salt shaker, the pots with blue glass liners, the salt shaker 7...
340 £150 - £200 £150 GEORGE VI SILVER CIGARETTE CASE maker Padgett & Braham, London 1937, of rectangular form with engine turned design, Art Deco shaping to corners, inscription inside, 14cm long, along with a silver squa...
341 £80 - £120 £95 GEORGE V SILVER QUAICH maker S Blanckensee & Son Ltd, Birmingham 1932, used as a trophy by the 'Scottish Automotive Club' for the 'Scottish Rally, 1933', engraved to front and rear, the bowl diameter ...
342 £40 - £60 £50 TWO CONTEMPORARY SILVER MOUNTED BOTTLE STOPPERS one topped with a leaping salmon, the other with a golfer, the salmon stopper, maker William & Son (William Aspery), London 2004; the golfer, maker WW (...
343 £40 - £80 £40 THREE GEORGE III SILVER 'OLD ENGLISH PATTERN' DESSERT SPOONS maker William Eley & William Fearn, London 1799, 17.5cm long, along with a similar silver dessert spoon, marks rubbed, London, 16.5cm long,...
344 £50 - £70 £55 GEORGE VI SILVER QUAICH OF SMALL PROPORTIONS Adie Brothers Ltd, Birmingham 1937, inscribed to front, the bowl diameter 8.5cm; along with a Scottish Silver napkin ring, of oval form, maker Brook & Son,...
345 £40 - £60 £240 VICTORIAN SILVER MOUNTED HIP FLASK London 1895, cut glass body; along with a white metal stirrup cup with wolf head mount, two white metal travelling beaker sets, a silver-plate mounted hip flask, a s...
346 £50 - £70 £95 VICTORIAN SILVER CRUET SET maker John Round & Son Ltd, Sheffield 1897, comprising four open mustard pots with blue glass liners and silver spoons, in fitted case, along with silver spoon and pusher, m...
347 £180 - £250 £280 MID 20TH CENTURY SILVER ICE BUCKET maker Frank Cobb & Co. Ltd., Sheffield 1945, of shaped circular form, with twin handles, 12.5cm high, 570g
348 £60 - £100 £320 WHITE METAL CIRCULAR SILVER SALVER marked to base with, right-facing lion, anchor and gothic letter 'G', of circular form with pierced, foliate design to rim, shallow dish, 32.5cm diameter, 875g
349 £30 - £50 £30 CONTINENTAL WHITE METAL CIRCULAR BOWL marked '830' to base, with engraved dedication to base, with three embossed roundels featuring a goat, castle, and a mythical lion, raised on three feet, 15cm dia...
350 £40 - £60 £65 FRENCH SILVER TOPPED VANITY SET maker 'H. E. & Cie.', comprising three glass perfume bottles, and two brushes, chased and embossed with scroll decoration; along with a French silver plated tray, weigh...
351 £50 - £70 £90 WHITE METAL BEAKER IN 18TH CENTURY GERMAN STYLE unmarked, of tapering form, with engraved armorial decoration, and dedication, reproduction 1659 thaler mounted to base, 10cm diameter, 10.5cm high, wit...
352 £30 - £50 £35 GEORGE VI SILVER BACKED BRUSH SET maker Charles S. Green & Co., Birmingham 1918, comprising two hairbrushes, two clothes brushes, and a comb, each piece marked with the letters 'CR' (5)
353 £30 - £50 Unsold GEORGE VI SILVER BACKED VANITY SET maker Adie Brothers Ltd., Birmingham 1937-38, comprising one hairbrush, one clothes brush, one comb, and one mirror, three pieces with dedication to 'Irene' (4)
354 £60 - £100 Unsold SILVER PLATED ZODIAC CUP maker 'M & Co.', chased with symbols of the zodiac, cartouche marked 'PLT', gilt wash interior, and angular handle, approximately 7cm diameter
355 £100 - £150 £160 VICTORIAN SILVER CARD TRAY maker Henry Wilkinson & Co., Sheffield 1845, of shaped circular form, with scroll and shell, decoration to rim, chased with scroll decoration, and bird to centre; along with...
356 £60 - £100 £85 EDWARD VII SILVER SHAKER maker William Aitken, Birmingham 1909, chased and embossed with scroll and floral decorations, and floral finial, 21cm high, 240g
357 £40 - £60 £75 WHITE METAL PAIR OF SILVER PUTTI marked '925', each with musical instrument, along with silver Chinese bathing hut, Chester marks, and a continental silver Chinese narrowboat, 80g gross (4)
358 £60 - £100 £360 EDWARD VII SILVER BELL maker Mappin & Webb Ltd., London 1903, modelled as a female toy seller, the clapper modelled as a pair of boots, 160g, on a wooden plinth, with blank silver dedication panel
359 £60 - £80 £75 GEORGE V SILVER SERVING SET maker Allen & Darwin, Sheffield 1912, comprising serving fork and spoon, the fork with tulip style piercing to prongs, 22cm long, 220g gross
360 £200 - £300 £280 GEORGE VI THREE PIECE SILVER TEA SERVICE maker Ernest Druiff & Co., Birmingham 1945, of shaped rectangular form, with angular handles, on ball feet, approximately 880g gross
361 £80 - £120 £95 LOT OF EARLY TO MID 20TH CENTURY SILVER ITEMS comprising a square cigarette case Birmingham 1962, 8cm square, also silver condiment set, salt shaker and mustard, sugar tongs, two letter openers, along...
362 £50 - £70 £55 EDWARD VII SET OF SIX TEASPOONS AND SUGAR TONGS maker Joseph Rodgers & Sons, Sheffield 1904, with bright cut engraving, the spoons 13cm long, in fitted case, along with two silver teaspoons, 174g gros...
363 £50 - £70 £50 MID 20TH CENTURY SET OF TWELVE SILVER TEASPOONS maker Viner's Ltd, Sheffield 1954, of slender, pointed form with engraved initial, each 11.5cm long, 156g gross, in fitted case
364 £40 - £60 £45 GEORGE V SILVER CRUET SET maker Mappin & Webb, Birmingham 1918, comprising shaker, salt bowl, lidded bowl, of oviform, with scalloped rim, on three feet, and two silver condiment spoons, 130g, in fitt...
365 £40 - £60 £80 PAIR OF EDWARD VII SILVER CADDY SPOONS maker John & William Deakin, Chester 1901, of shell form, on ball feet; along with a Victorian silver pepper shaker; and six George III silver teaspoons, 115g (9...
366 £40 - £60 £70 GEORGE V SILVER CRUET SET maker Ernest Druiff & Co., Birmingham 1926, comprising two pepperettes, two open salt pots with blue glass liners and spoons, a lidded mustard pot with blue glass liner and a...
367 £50 - £70 Unsold THREE CONTINENTAL SILVER TEASPOONS marked '800', with grotesque figural finial, and grotesque face bolster, 45g
368 £60 - £100 £120 ART NOUVEAU SILVER CIRCULAR COMPORT maker George Bedingham, London 1902, of round form, with floral decoration to rim, approximately 23cm diameter, 271g
369 £100 - £150 £160 ART NOUVEAU SILVER MOUNTED GLASS THREE PIECE CONDIMENT SET maker M & C Lister Ltd., Birmingham 1906, comprising one lidded, and two open pots, of clear glass with green glass decoration, on silver mou...
370 £60 - £80 £60 SILVER PLATE AND MOTHER OF PEARL FLATWARE maker Charles James Allen, comprising four fish knives and forks, 21cm and 17.5cm respectively, and maker Martin Hall & Co., comprising twelve dessert knives...
371 £30 - £50 £65 LOT OF SILVER COCKTAIL FORKS comprising six silver and silver plate cocktail forks, including some continental examples; along with a silver desert fork and spoon, two pairs of silver plate grape scis...
372 £20 - £40 Unsold THREE SILVER NAPKIN RINGS two with maker Crisford & Norris, Birmingham 1931, the third with marks rubbed, 60g
373 £40 - £80 £70 THREE SETS OF SILVER TEASPOONS the first, maker Sutherland & Roden, Sheffield 1901, the second, maker C. W. Fletcher & Son Ltd., Sheffield 1930, the third, maker Elkington & Co. Ltd., Birmingham 1893,...
374 £80 - £120 £100 EDWARD VII SILVER TRINKET BOX maker Thomas Hayes, Birmingham 1903, of rectangular form, the lid chased and embossed with the scene of a lady, and a gentleman on horseback, outside of a house, the body...
375 £30 - £50 Unsold TWO SETS OF EARLY 20TH CENTURY SILVER HANDLED BUTTER KNIVES the first, maker John Biggin, Sheffield 1900, 17cm long; the second, maker Yates Brothers, Sheffield 1917, 16cm long
376 £100 - £150 £140 ATTRACTIVE VICTORIAN WHITE METAL MOUNTED HORN SNUFF MULL of small proportions, the hinged lid with white metal thistle mount, and dedication, approximately 6cm long
377 £30 - £50 £80 EDWARD VII SILVER VESTA CASE maker Smith & Bartlam, Chester 1904, chased with trefoil decoration, approximately 4.5cm high; along with two sovereign cases, one silver, maker Horace Woodward & Co., Bi...
378 £200 - £300 £200 LATE 18TH CENTURY DUTCH SILVER TOBACCO BOX embossed with panels depicting a young couple shaking hands to the hinged lid, and a farming scene to the base, with import marks for Chester 1904, 82g, 11cm...
379 £40 - £60 £50 FOUR LATE 19TH AND EARLY 20TH CENTURY SILVER NAPKIN RINGS two by maker Robert & Henry Bruce Kirkwood, Edinburgh 1891; one by Charles Horner, Chester 1907; and another by Williams Ltd., Birmingham 1938...
380 £30 - £50 Unsold SET OF SIX GEORGE V SILVER TEASPOONS maker Robert Chandler, Birmingham 1924, 10cm long, along with matching silver tongs, 90g, in fitted case
381 £80 - £120 £270 VICTORIAN SILVER CIRCULAR LIDDED CADDY maker William Cripps, London 1892, of rounded form, on three claw feet, chased and embossed with floral and scroll decoration, approximately 10cm high, 168g
382 £100 - £150 £130 GEORGE V SILVER CIRCULAR CARD TRAY maker R F Mosley, Sheffield 1912, of shaped, circular form, with heavily decorated border with shell detailing, approximately 22.5cm diameter, 390g
383 £100 - £150 £110 20TH CENTURY SILVER CIRCULAR CARD TRAY maker Garrad & Co. Ltd., London 1967, with shaped border, on four scroll feet, 20.5cm diameter, 345g
384 £200 - £300 £220 EDWARD VII SILVER BASKET maker Fenton Brothers Ltd., Sheffield 1902, of shaped rectangular form with pierced decoration and swing handle, 680g
385 £150 - £250 £230 AMERICAN SILVER TUREEN WITH LID marked Sterling, of shaped rectangular form, with two handles, 645g
386 £50 - £80 Unsold SILVER DOUBLE INKSTAND maker A & J Zimmerman Ltd., Birmingham 1913, of oval form, inscription to front, with loaded base, 25cm long
387 £60 - £90 £70 VICTORIAN SILVER SNUFF BOX maker Edward Smith, Birmingham 1845, with engine turned decoration, gilt wash interior, 7.5cm long, 85g
388 £70 - £100 £120 CONTINENTAL WHITE METAL GRAVY LADLE marked with eagle, fleur-de-lis and 'Sterling', the bowl deep and shaped, 35.5cm long, 260g
389 £70 - £100 Unsold GEORGE V SILVER BONBON DISH maker Walker & Hall, Sheffield 1930, of circular form with deep, pierced sides, 13cm diameter, along with a heavy silver circular dish, Wakely & Wheeler, London 1966, 285g ...
390 £60 - £90 £150 GEORGE IV SCOTTISH SILVER SUGAR TONGS maker GT (G. Thomson?), Glasgow 1829, 15.5cm long along with a silver butter pot on stand and a condiment set comprising lidded pot, open pot, two spoons and a sa...
391 £60 - £90 £60 PAIR OF GEORGE V SILVER BONBON DISHES maker Barker Brothers Silver Ltd., Birmingham 1930, of circular form, with scroll handle, and beaded border, 11cm diameter, 152g; along with a pair of silver plat...
392 £150 - £250 £140 FRENCH SILVER CIRCULAR TRINKET BOX marked 800, rubbed town mark, hinged cover inset with an egg-shaped cameo, carved with muses and cherubs, within scroll engraved borders, 9.5cm diameter
393 £200 - £250 £190 GEORGE V SILVER SALVER maker Adie Brothers Ltd., Birmingham 1931, of circular form, with scalloped rim, on three feet, with the letter 'R' marked to the centre, approximately 26cm diameter, 616g