CHINESE EXPORT
SILVER

Parcel-Gilt and
Filigree Sprinkler

The sprinkler and tray of
fine open filigree with
silver-gilt detail of meandering
branches and leaves.

KASHMIR
SILVER

Animal

Water Jug

This jug with an
attractive shape, the stem,
base and handle
ornamented with kang
shawl pattern...

MUGHAL SILVER

Parcel-Gilt Bezoar
Stone Holder

This Bezoar box of two
hemispherical halves,
an outer layer of silver
openwork and hatched leaves...

LUCKNOW SILVER

Silver Bowl

This Indian silver bowl with the royal seal
in repousse of the last Nawab of Awadh,
has bands of scrolling foliage towards the rim and foot...

MALAY
SILVER

Silver Container

The lid chased with swastika knot
and repeating lotus flowers contained
within lappet frames...

KUTCH SILVER

The silver goblet with
a playful depiction of
rams butting heads,
each held back
by an attendant...

Silver Goblet

MADRAS SILVER

Silver Tea Set

The teapot and cream jug
with animal heads spout.
Snake handles with crouching
female figure on each piece.

CHINESE
STRAITS
SILVER

Silver Betel
Octagonal Container

With alternative geometric panels
and intricate designs of
floral panels chased on each side.

BATAVIAN SILVER

Dutch Colonial Spittoon

Silver spittoon of baluster form
with circular foot and flaring rim,
decorated with repousse floral scrolls.


Joseph Cohen is a second generation antique dealer, whose family has been trading in silver for more than fifty years.  He specialises in high quality, authentic, antique silver from Asia, India and the Orient, made between the 17th and the early 20th century, including colonial silverware.  To complement this collection, he has a choice selection of exceptional English and Continental silver from the same period.  Most of his silver objects are unique, rare and historic; they have been handmade and finely crafted, using traditional tools and techniques.

A wide selection of fine silver is available to view in Joseph’s Mayfair premises and he is always happy to help customers fulfil specific requirements. He only sources stock from private collections and trusted contacts within the established art markets of Western Europe and North America.  All new stock is fully appraised and extensively researched before sale. Professional packaging, full insurance and express delivery worldwide are included with all purchases.

Joseph’s customers include many eminent collectors and some of the world’s most notable museums.

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