Time for a coffee break! ☕️☕️ The Collection of Roy & Ruth Nutt features the most comprehensive collection of early American silver ever to appear at auction. The 400+ pieces on offer this month in NYC include silver spanning from the 17th century to the present, offering a unique overview of American history. #AmericanaWeek #SothebysAmericana #SothebysSilver #silver #coffee
AN IMPORTANT SILVER-MOUNTED PORCELAIN IMPERIAL PRESENTATION VASE BY THE IMPERIAL PORCELAIN FACTORY, ST. PETERSBURG, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS II, THE SILVER MOUNTS MARKED FABERGÉ WITH THE IMPERIAL WARRANT, WITH THE WORKMASTER'S MARK OF JULIUS RAPPOPORT, ST. PETERSBURG, 1908 Of urn-form, on a spreading circular foot molded with gilt palmettes, with silver rim mount, rising to an egg and dart molded knop, the lower section of the body molded with a band of gilt stiff leaves, the upper section…
#Repost @kendallbrownreed @sothebys and the Duchess of Windsor's cuffs by @belperron reunited after 28 years and now it's time to say goodbye once again. #SothebysJewels and model shot by @misslibbydale #suzannebelperron
A glimpse inside our @sothebysfr galleries as the Sun King, Louis XIV, goes under the hammer at our Paris sale of the collection of the Dillée family, the renowned dynasty of specialists and collectors. Sale continues this afternoon.
A jewelled gold charka, Erik Kollin, St Petersburg, circa 1890, the flared bowl cast with reeds, the double scroll handle set with seven cabochon rubies and inset with a 1 rouble coin, the base with a 2 rouble coin, both of Empress Elizabeth Petrovna and dated 1756.
AN AGATE MODEL OF A HIPPOPOTAMUS BY FABERGÉ, CIRCA 1890 Realistically carved, standing, with rose-cut diamond eyes, in the original silk and velvet-lined wood box stamped in Russian 'Fabergé St. Petersburg Moscow.' beneath the Imperial warrant 2 in. (5.1 cm.) long