Welcome to Antiques & Moore! This listing is for a stunning example of a 19th Century American Sterling Silver small bowl or wine bottle coaster made by Black, Starr & Frost of New York. This elaborately decorated coaster features six decorative chased floral designs with swags and the pierced decorative edge. The Black, Starr & Frost Company was formed in 1874 and continued to use this name until 1929.
They produced silver products for many of America's most prominent families during this period and their pieces are of the highest quality. Measures 1 1/4" high and 7" in diameter. The piece is solid silver and is not weighted in any area.This fabulous silver compote is in very good Estate condition with no major flaws and reflecting only minor signs of normal wear. There is some slight denting on the raised sides around the center bottom and a few faint tarnish specks in the bottom. This nice coaster is an example of late 19th Century American silver at its finest. We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible.
We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "Sterling Silver 7 Bowl / Bottle Coaster #3005, Black, Starr & Frost NY, c.1890" is in sale since Wednesday, February 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Other Antique Sterling Silver". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.