June 18, 2020 01:00 PM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Asian Silver Salts and Miniature Figures

late 19th century, including several pairs of shakers and open salts (some with glass lines), napkin ring, dragon, forte with moving parts, ship, some with marks, two with wooden bases, 15.20 oz. T. weighable silver, 1-1/2 in. to 4-3/4 in. 

Note: Objects from this personal collection were acquired in Shanghai, China between the years 1862-1902. They were collected by Frederick and Margaret Haskell. Mr. Haskell was the owner of the Japan and China Trading Company. The couple retired to Lake Weir Florida in 1902, bringing these collected objects with them to the United States and they descended through the family to current day. These objects are now being offered to the public for the first time by Brunk Auctions.

Click Here to Read the History of this Important Collection

Provenance:Collected in Shanghai, China prior to 1902 by Frederick and Margaret Haskell; By descent in family to Frances Arnold; Private Collection, Newnan, Georgia


dragon with repaired leg, other with wear and damage

Estimate: $200 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

Internet Bidding

Have a Similar Item?

Consign With Us