5 pieces Silver hollowware including Continental European Silver. Includes 1 oval basket with center repousse scene of cherubs riding a goat, with pierced lattice and floral swag decorated sides, marked .800 with illegible maker's mark, 11" x 8 3/4"; 1 hexagonal basket with center repousse scene of a courting couple in a landscape with sheep, the six sides decorated with scenes of cowherds and cattle, shepherds and sheep, 9 1/2" diameter (unmarked but tests as .500 silver); 1 oval dresser or jewelry box with lobed sides, decorated with baskets and urns of flowers, the hinged top decorated with coronation scene, marked Germany Sterling 925, 2 1/2" H x 5 7/8"L x 4" W; 1 bombe form patch or stamp box with illegible marks, 2" square; and 1 hand mirror with handle marked Sterling with illegible hallmarks, monogrammed MMS, 11". Note: dresser box contains original receipt from the Sarasota Art Gallery, dated 1968. Weight of Sterling oval box: 12.185 oz troy. Weight of .800 silver oval basket: 12.185. Weight of stamp box (unmarked, possibly 925): 1.55 oz troy. Weight of .500 silver hexagonal basket: 11.45 oz troy. Provenance: the estate of Mary Ann Sugg, Franklin, Tennessee. CONDITION: All items in very good condition.
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