Skinner

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Auction 2040

April 23, 2001 10:00AM

04-23-2001 04-23-2001

63 Park Plaza, Boston

Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA

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Lots

German Silver

German Silver

Lot:
124
Sold for:
$1,150$1,000

German Silver, Carnelian, and Agate Mounted Casket, third quarter 19th century, domed hinged lid above a case with repousse Bible scenes including the finding of Moses, (losses to stones), ht. 5 More ...

Lithographed Tin Charity Box

Lithographed Tin Charity Box

Lot:
126
Sold for:
$316$275

Lithographed Tin Charity Box, Jerusalem, Alfred Saltzman, c. 1949, for the General Israel Orphans Home for Girls, Jerusalem, orange ground with blue and white decoration, lettering in Hebrew and More ...

Three Lithographed Tin Charity Boxes

Three Lithographed Tin Charity Boxes

Lot:
128
Sold for:
$431$375

Three Lithographed Tin Charity Boxes, each crme with blue lettering, for General Israel Orphans Home for Girls, Jerusalem, ht. 3; Great Charity "Chaye Olam" Institutions and Orphans Kitchen More ...

Large Brass Hevra Kadisha Charity Container

Large Brass Hevra Kadisha Charity Container

Lot:
129
Sold for:
$2,070$1,800

Large Brass Hevra Kadisha Charity Container, early 20th century, rectangular with slot to top, handle to back, black enameled Hebrew lettering, key-latch to side, ht. 8 3/4 More ...

Group of Seven Silver and Silver and Niello Kiddush Cups

Group of Seven Silver and Silver and Niello Kiddush Cups

Lot:
131
Sold for:
$374$325

Group of Seven Silver and Silver and Niello Kiddush Cups, 20th century, comprising two pairs of silver and niello cups bearing Russian marks, a pair of engraved cups bearing Russian marks, and an More ...

Russian Silver Kiddush Cup

Russian Silver Kiddush Cup

Lot:
132
Sold for:
$316$275

Russian Silver Kiddush Cup, Moscow, dated 1872, decorated with foliate devices, Star of David and dedicatory inscription, ht. 1 3/4; together with two other silver cups bearing Russian marks, ht. 2 More ...

Polish Silver Kiddush Cup

Polish Silver Kiddush Cup

Lot:
133
Sold for:
$546$475

Polish Silver Kiddush Cup, first half 19th century, assay mark "12," tulip-form bowl with finely chased motifs above ribbing, leaf-tip border, tapered shaft, stepped circular foot, ht. 4 3/4 More ...

Polish Silver Kiddush Cup

Polish Silver Kiddush Cup

Lot:
134
Sold for:
$460$400

Polish Silver Kiddush Cup, mid-19th century, assay mark "12" and with maker, .750 fine, slightly flared lip over cylindrical body deeply engraved with alternating panels of lions and birds, More ...

Russian Silver Kiddush Cup

Russian Silver Kiddush Cup

Lot:
135
Sold for:
$259$225

Russian Silver Kiddush Cup, Moscow, dated 1864, flared rim, body with chased foliate designs, inscribed for the owner "Markus First," ht. 2 3/4 More ...

Three Silver Kiddush Cups

Three Silver Kiddush Cups

Lot:
137
Sold for:
$863$750

Three Silver Kiddush Cups, a pair with heavily cast scenes pertaining to Moses, pseudo marks, together with a Russian cup, dated 1879, with engraved details, ht. 1 3/4 to 2 1/2 More ...

Russian Silver Kiddush Cup and Matched Underdish

Russian Silver Kiddush Cup and Matched Underdish

Lot:
138
Sold for:
$144$125

Russian Silver Kiddush Cup and Matched Underdish, late 19th century, marked "84," cup with etched decoration, gilt interior, ht. 2 1/4, the dish of later date, dia. 3 1/4, together with a More ...

Danish Silver Kiddush Cup

Danish Silver Kiddush Cup

Lot:
138A
Sold for:
$489$425

Danish Silver Kiddush Cup, late 19th/early 20th century, beaker-form with flared rim, later Hebrew inscription, ht. 3 1/2 More ...

English Silver Presentation Spice Tower/Kiddish Cup

English Silver Presentation Spice Tower/Kiddish Cup

Lot:
138B
Sold for:
$1,035$900

English Silver Presentation Spice Tower/Kiddish Cup, marks for 1924, and registry #718550, maker S.Z.,inscribed "Presented by the Hon. Officers and committee of the Wellington rd. synagogue More ...

Small Bezales-tyoe Silver and Silver Filagree Spice Container

Small Bezales-tyoe Silver and Silver Filagree Spice Container

Lot:
138C
Sold for:
$173$150

Small Bezales-tyoe Silver and Silver Filagree Spice Container, flag over spire, circular body opens to compartment, raised on three legs, applied plaque to base stamped "Jerusalem", in More ...

American Silver Presentation Coffee Pot

American Silver Presentation Coffee Pot

Lot:
139
Sold for:
$690$600

American Silver Presentation Coffee Pot, mid-19th century, maker illegible, with overall foliate and scroll repousse decoration, scrolled handle, spreading circular foot, inscribed "Presented by More ...

Two Dutch Silver Windmill-form Spice Containers

Two Dutch Silver Windmill-form Spice Containers

Lot:
140
Sold for:
$460$400

Two Dutch Silver Windmill-form Spice Containers, 20th century, hallmarked, of typical form, with turning blades, ht. 5 and 2 3/4 More ...

German Silver Articulated Fish-form Spice Container

German Silver Articulated Fish-form Spice Container

Lot:
142
Sold for:
$690$600

German Silver Articulated Fish-form Spice Container, marked "835" and "Handarbeit," of typical form, with red glass eyes, mouth opens, scales with etched detail, lg. 7 1/4 More ...

Group of Six Silver and Silver Plated Spice Containers

Group of Six Silver and Silver Plated Spice Containers

Lot:
144
Sold for:
$546$475

Group of Six Silver and Silver Plated Spice Containers, 19th and 20th century, comprising an Israeli silver and silver filigree container, German silver plated tower, German-style tower, miniature More ...

Silver Spice Tower

Silver Spice Tower

Lot:
147
Sold for:
$633$550

Silver Spice Tower, second half 20th century, indistinctly marked, Nuremberg-type, steep roof, pendant flags, square body with door, spreading circular foot, ht. 7 3/4 More ...

Polish-style Silver Spice Container

Polish-style Silver Spice Container

Lot:
148
Sold for:
$345$300

Polish-style Silver Spice Container, second half 20th century, indistinctly marked, with flowerhead supported by vine with perched bird, circular pierced base on shaped feet, ht. 8 3/4 More ...

Silver and Silver-filigree Spice Tower

Silver and Silver-filigree Spice Tower

Lot:
149
Sold for:
$460$400

Silver and Silver-filigree Spice Tower, second half 20th century, indistinctly marked, of typical German form, with pendant flags, openwork base ending in four circular feet, ht. 10 1/2 More ...

Interesting German Silver and Silver Filigree Spice Tower with American Inscription

Interesting German Silver and Silver Filigree Spice Tower with American Inscription

Lot:
150
Sold for:
$978$850

Interesting German Silver and Silver Filigree Spice Tower with American Inscription, mid-19th century, illegibly marked, with bird finial, tapered spire above stepped section with birds and pendant More ...

Continental Silver and Silver-gilt Torah Pointer (Yad)

Continental Silver and Silver-gilt Torah Pointer (Yad)

Lot:
154
Sold for:
$201$175

Continental Silver and Silver-gilt Torah Pointer (Yad), late 19th/20th century, apparently unmarked, rounded knop, plain body, bulbous mid-section with beading, ruffled cuff, terminating in a More ...

Pair of North African Silver Torah (Tik) Finials

Pair of North African Silver Torah (Tik) Finials

Lot:
155
Sold for:
$288$250

Pair of North African Silver Torah (Tik) Finials, late 19th/20th century, apparently unmarked, half-moon form, pointed finial, pendant bells, ribbed middle, flared base, with overall chased foliate More ...

Two Continental Silver Torah Pointers (Yads)

Two Continental Silver Torah Pointers (Yads)

Lot:
156
Sold for:
$316$275

Two Continental Silver Torah Pointers (Yads), 20th century, each apparently unmarked, the first with flattened knop, hexagonal tapered shaft with knop, terminating in a pointed hand, suspension loop More ...

North African Silver Torah Pointer (Yad)

North African Silver Torah Pointer (Yad)

Lot:
157
Sold for:
$345$300

North African Silver Torah Pointer (Yad), early 20th century, apparently unmarked, slender form with turned and leaf-tip decoration, Hebrew text, terminating in a pointed hand, suspension loop, lg. More ...

Miniature Continental Silver-gilt Filigree Torah Crown

Miniature Continental Silver-gilt Filigree Torah Crown

Lot:
158
Sold for:
$2,185$1,900

Miniature Continental Silver-gilt Filigree Torah Crown, probably Eastern Europe, early 19th century, apparently unmarked, acorn finial, with bells, stepped form with inset paste stone details, cross More ...

North African Bone and Turquoise Mounted Torah Pointer (Yad)

North African Bone and Turquoise Mounted Torah Pointer (Yad)

Lot:
160
Sold for:
$460$400

North African Bone and Turquoise Mounted Torah Pointer (Yad), 20th century, turned and incised decoration, terminating in a pointed hand, lg. 8 3/4 More ...

Pair of North African Silver Torah Finials (Rimonim)

Pair of North African Silver Torah Finials (Rimonim)

Lot:
161
Sold for:
$489$425

Pair of North African Silver Torah Finials (Rimonim), late 19th/20th century, apparently unmarked, stepped finial with bells, bulbous center section, plain stem, with overall finely chased foliate More ...

Silver Mounted Bone Torah Pointer

Silver Mounted Bone Torah Pointer

Lot:
162
Sold for:
$920$800

Silver Mounted Bone Torah Pointer, possibly North Africa, 20th century, tapering form with carved detail and Hebrew lettering, terminating in a silver hand, suspension loop and metal chain, lg. 12 More ...