The Silver department holds quarterly which include antique and modern items, flatware, foreign, Scottish and Irish silver, objects of vertu and private collections. The department holds a number of records for highest prices, including a Victorian silver 'castle-top' card case of Dublin Post Office for £9,800, which was part of the Arthur Holder Collection of Silver and Objects of Vertu. Recent highlights also include a Victorian silver centrepiece presented by the King of Netherlands, which was sold for £36,000 to an overseas museum. A highlight of the April 2019 Fine Silver sale was the James I Mambury set of ten Apostle spoons. The set, by London silversmith Daniel Cary, sold for £48,000.
Please contact the department to discuss consigning any items, whether collections or single lots.
Silver and Objects of Vertu - 16th July 2019
Fine Silver and Objects of Vertu - 29th/30th October 2019 - Entries now being accepted