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On occasion I am fortunate enough to offer some of the silver, flatware and serving pieces specifically made for the residences of Adolf Hitler. The "AH" silverware mostly seen by collectors today was made by the Bruckmann firm of Heilbronn. There are other patterns produced by other companies, but they are much rarer and do not seem as collectible. The Bruckmann flatware was produced in two pattern types. The most prevalent, and most desirable because of its detail, is the so-called "Formal" pattern. This pattern displays a detailed, raised-out, closed-winged Party eagle with swastika, and has the Führer's monogram, "A" and "H" positioned to the left and right respectively on each side of the wreath. Additionally the handle is bordered with an attractive design known as "Greek Key".

The so-called "Informal" pattern contains the eagle and monogram only, and the stylized eagle design is depicted, with little detail. These pieces are so simply designed they almost convey a look of substantial wear on the surfaces of the bird. This pattern, however, seems to be much rarer. It is not known why the "Informal" pattern was produced, but it is thought to have been possibly used as a "Luncheon" pattern, and only at one of the larger residences, perhaps at the Chancellery.

It is generally believed there were approximately 3,000 pieces of the "Formal" pattern produced, and about 1000 pieces of the "Informal". Obviously serving pieces such as an asparagus fork or sugar tongs would have been produced in far less quantity than standard forks, knives and spoons. Either pattern is hallmarked in the identical manner, and the marks appear stamped in line, being a crescent, a crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle. Serving trays and larger serving utensils are not usually silver, but are normally silvered plate. These pieces generally were produced by the Wellner firm, and are stamped with a "W", and usually a silver plating content number.

In recent years AH silver items have really come into their own. Prices continue to rise, and in my opinion, are a tremendous investment. They are a great collectible in that examples are still obtainable, but since quantities are limited, demand continues to drive the prices upward. Own something produced for the use of the Hitler himself... What could have more appeal to 3rd Reich collectors!



AHSILVER #43976C Adolf Hitler Silver Presentation Frame with Rare Autographed Hoffmann Photo

This offering presents an original Adolf Hitler silver frame, measuring 13 1/2 inches X 9 1 2/ inches. The frame does not appear to have ever been cleaned, being in a desired dark patina that really looks great. The frame forward edges feature three descending in size tiers and at the bottom area, there is a 2 7/8 inch wide flat plate that is bordered with the Greek Key pattern featured on many of Hitler's personal items to include the AH Formal flatware, his cigar clippers, tobacco boxes and other silver items used at the table and other areas of his residences. In the center of flat plate is a raised open-wing Party eagle with clutched wreath and immobile swastika. The head of the eagle is looking to the viewer's left, which would date this frame as being one of the earlier examples. Later examples have the eagle head looking to the viewer's right. Apparently the Party argued over which way the official eagle's head should be turned, so we see these anomalies on items such as Gau Level fender pennants and even early produced swords. The frame is hallmarked on the top flat edge with the maker initials, "FH over W" enclosed within a square border. Above the initials is positioned a monk with open arms and the letters "R" and ":S" on either side respectively.This was a symbol of Munich. Additionally, there is the stamping of the silver content, ".925", which was the equivalent of Sterling. There is also a stamping which appears to be a crown with a cross.

The reverse of the frame is covered with an off-red leatherette textured backing. The center area of the backing is cut-off and hinged to allow access to the photograph. This section is kept closed with 6 small movable silver "stays" which are retained in position by matching screws. Attached to the backing is a matching leatherette stand which folds outward for positioning the frame upward upon a table. The entire backing assembly is in good condition.

The frame contains a seldom-seen seen specially-sized photograph of Adolph sitting just slightly to the side and looking off to the viewer's right. As is normal for Hitler, there is no smile, but rather a very serious-looking Hilter bearing an expression as though he might be smelling something. Hitler is dressed in a Party tunic complete with his WWI Wound Badge and 1st Class Imperial Iron Cross. He wears a tie complete with a NSDAP Party eagle tie pin. His belt is an officer style with SA buckle. And, of course, on his left arm above his elbow, there is the ever-present NSDAP armband.

Across the breast area of the Hitler image, just above the flap button, the photograph has an inked dedication, as well of the signature of Hitler. The dedicaton reads 'Berlin den 11 Mai', but no year given. The reverse of the photo is rubber-stamped with Hitler's personal photographer's name and address all within a rectangle, "Heinrich Hoffmann/ Photobericherstatter der Reichsleitung der NSDAP/ Berlin SW 68/ Kochstr. 10". The photograph was produced for the exact size of the frame and is not a cut-down or a picture altered to fit the frame.

A seldom seen AH presented style frame with other than the standard Hitler photograph normally seen in these frames. This makes me think that the recipient may have been someone close to Hitler or a personal friend, as it is extremely rare to see an original to the piece, non-standard photo in one of these frames.

A fine original addition to an advanced political collection.

Excellent Plus. $15,500.00

AHSILVER #43770C Small AH Monogrammed Vase

This slender and beautiful vase measuring 7 ½ inches tall, thin at the top and widening towards the bottom.

It is made of a pleasing light gray crystal; the color is very striking, and would especially with the addition of a few bright flowers. Etched into the obverse of the vase is the monogram "AH". On the opposite side are a pair of beautifully rendered edelweiss flowers, complete with stems.

Quite a rare and beautiful item here.

Mint. $1,495.00

AHSILVER #43381C AH Small Table Cover

This AH table cover is the first of its kind that I have seen. It is an informal type cloth that probably was used on a kitchen or breakfast table or even in a bathroom.

It measures 36 inches by 19 inches. The fabric is a textured type of cotton remaining in perfect condition. Both the upper and lower edge areas of the table cloth are embroidered with the Greek key link pattern frequently seen on AH owned items. On one end of the cloth is a fine hand-embroidered white Political Eagle with half-open wings and clutching a wreath with swastika. On either side of the wreath respectively, are Hitler's initials, "AH". This embroidery is identical to that seen on other well-known AH items such as formal and informal napkins and table cloths.

A very rare item here and perfect for displaying some other AH tableware that may be in your collection.

Near Mint. $1,295.00

AHSILVER #36501C Reichskanzlei (Reich Chancellery) Small Serving Tray

This RK serving tray is fairly small, being only 11 1/2 inches in diameter. It is also possible it is a "charger plate"; these are the "show" plates that good restaurants put on the table before you are seated, together with the flatware, and take them off after you order.

The plate is solid heavy nickel, having fine silver-plated finish. It has two stepped rims around the edge, which descend down to the lower center portion in the center. The plate shows very few signs of usage on the surfaces. Along the second rim is the rolled logo used by the Reich Chancellery featuring a half-opened, highly-detailed eagle clutching a wreath with immobile swastika. On either sides of the wreath are the initials "R" and "K", respectively. The reverse is stamped by the maker, "Wellner", with the number "39" within a shaded circle; this is probably the factory model number of the plate.

This tray is in great condition and is quite a rare piece, being scarcer than the standard AH tableware trays. Good investment potential.

Near Mint. $1,600.00

AHSILVER #43331C AH Silver Condiment Pitcher

This condiment pitcher is the first of its type that I seen. It measures 2 1/4 inches high and the round opening at the top is 2 1/2 inches in diameter. The pitcher is equipped with a hinged lid and knob to press it open. Inside, the pitcher is hollow with a lip at the bottom which would have acted to retain a glass jar. Chances are the jar would have held jam or jelly.

The lid of the pitcher is engraved with a political eagle with half-open wings, clutching an immobile swastika within a wreath .On either side of the wreath respectively are the initials, "AH".

The bottom underlip is marked, "Wellner" and "5" within a circle. It is also marked "12". Since I have not seen this form of AH table server vessel in the past, I believe it to be very rare and most likely could have been used for small services of breakfast and the like.

A fine opportunity to acquire what could be a one-of-a kind AH piece.

Mint Minus. $3,595.00

AHSILVER #43358C AH Asparagus Server

This AH Asparagus Server is a very cleverly design utensil and the first of the type I have ever seen.

It is essential a set of hinged tongs in the shape of asparagus spears, with rings for fingers and the thumb at the actuating end. This ring arrangement allows for reliable asparagus retrieval.

This item is engraved with the standard AH political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The bottom of the piece is marked "Wellner".

A unique and extremely rare piece of AH silverware here.

Excellent Plus. $2,495.00

AHSILVER #43337C AH Informal Pattern Dinner Fork

This Informal Pattern Dinner Fork is a difficult example to find.

The surfaces of the fork are plain, except for the raised silhouette of a Political eagle clutching a wreathed, immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively. The tines remain in perfect condition.

The reverse of the fork is marked in the usual manner for these pieces, with a crescent, an eagle, "800", and in Imperial crown.

If you are collecting the Informal Pattern I suggest you add this one to your grouping as these are very scarce.

Excellent Plus. $1,095.00

AHSILVER #39231C Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Oyster Fork

This Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Oyster Fork are more rare than the other pieces in this pattern; naturally they would have only been used if oysters were being served.

The Oyster Fork measures 5 1/2 inches long. They resemble a small table spoon with short fork tines at the end; a "spork", as it were.

As with all of the pieces in the Formal Pattern the handle is bordered in the classic Greek Key pattern and decorated with a Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse of the Oyster Fork is hallmarked with a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

This piece was liberated directly from the Berghof by a member of the 1269th Engineers. These men were among the first to arrive at the Berghof, charged with the unenviable task of clearing mines and booby traps.

A very scarce piece of Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern silver here.

Near Mint. $1,795.00

AHSILVER #42637C AH Linen Luncheon Napkin

This high quality, off-white linen napkin measures 10 inches by 11. It has a border with open threads, making an edge for the napkin.

Embroidered in white thread is a Political eagle flanked by Hitler's initials "A" and "H", to the left and right respectively.

This napkin is in pristine condition.

Mint. $1,095.00

AHSILVER #43054C AH Formal Linen Napkin

This napkin is very elegant and remains in mint condition. It make of the finest linen and measures 24 inches by 23 inches. It would have been used with a formal dinner service.

Embroidered in white thread is a Political eagle flanked by Hitler's initials "A" and "H", to the left and right respectively.

This napkin is in pristine condition.

Mint. $1,095.00

AHSILVER #43055C AH Formal Linen Napkin

This napkin is very elegant and remains in mint condition. It make of the finest linen and measures 24 inches by 23 inches. It would have been used with a formal dinner service.

Embroidered in white thread is a Political eagle flanked by Hitler's initials "A" and "H", to the left and right respectively.

This napkin is in pristine condition.

Mint. $1,095.00

AHSILVER #42636C Formal Pattern "AH" Monogrammed Cigar Clipper

For those of you that are collecting AH flatware and other silver pieces, I think that you will agree that the AH Cigar Clippers have to be at the top of the "most-desired" category. As a cigar smoker myself, it is one of the pieces that I cherish the most in my personal AH silver collection. Well, here is your chance.

The cigar clipper is 7 inches in length and at its widest section at the bottom handle, it is one inch wide. The edges of both sides of the handle have the traditional "Greek Key" decorative panels that we see on most of the items especially ordered for the Berghof's Reich government dinner set. The silvering throughout both sides remains in choice condition being smooth, effectively bordered by the edge pattern. At the upper end portion is the cup insert to place the cigar drawing end in for cutting. The cutting hole is slightly smaller than the size we see today, as during the 1930s, the cigars were, for the most part, thinner than the one's we usually smoke today. Below the cutting cup is also another smaller hole, should the user require a cut for an even smaller cigar. At the upper right is the spring-loaded activator lever which controls the cutting process. The blade lever itself is producer-marked with the logo of a circle having arrows all around it, being a well-known Solingen blade maker that also made SA daggers, the name of which currently escapes me. At the bottom of the handle is a raised political eagle having half-open wings and looking to the viewer's left.. The bird clutches a wreath with immobile swastika. On either side of the wreath respectively, is the Führer's monogram, "AH". The details throughout the bird and swastika are all there. At the top of the reverse handle are the standard Bruckmann hallmarks normally seen on all AH flatware from this vintage service being a crescent, crown "800" and an eagle.

This cigar cutter works as well as it did when it once resided in the smoking area of Hitler's mountain chalet, Berghof. Although it is well-known that Hitler was not a smoker (and detested smoking), nearly everyone else of this time did smoke, so it was necessary to provide these amenities. Just imagine the famous or infamous persons that may have used this cutter! Literally anyone that visited Hitler at the Berghof after 1938. These people ranged from friends and favorites such as Sepp Dietrich, Göring, Ribbnetrop and Albert Speer, all the way up to leaders of countries such as Neville Chamberlain, and King Boris of Bulgaria. A real piece of history here!

Mint Minus. $9,995.00

AHSILVER #42367C Berghof "Pointed A" Pattern Wine Glass

This Wine Glass is crafted from fine crystal and in a conventional shape. It is six inches tall and in perfect condition.

This glass was part of the Berghof dinner service. Hitler's initials, "AH", have been hand cut into the crystal; each and every one of these glasses I've seen have had some variances in the exact cut of the monogram, which is to be expected from hand work. It is easy to see these were hand applied as the letters all differ slightly; this piece has a pointed look to the apex of the "A".

The subtle variations between these glasses makes each one unique, something I find every interesting. I have had a carafe with with very similar a "Pointed A" design.

A beautiful item here, and one you could use to drink a toast to your hobby!

Mint. $1,250.00

AHSILVER #42368C Berghof "Pointed A" Pattern Wine Glass

This Wine Glass is crafted from fine crystal and in a conventional shape. It is six inches tall and in perfect condition.

This glass was part of the Berghof dinner service. Hitler's initials, "AH", have been hand cut into the crystal; each and every one of these glasses I've seen have had some variances in the exact cut of the monogram, which is to be expected from hand work. It is easy to see these were hand applied as the letters all differ slightly; this piece has a pointed look to the apex of the "A".

The subtle variations between these glasses makes each one unique, something I find every interesting. I have had a carafe with with very similar a "Pointed A" design.

A beautiful item here, and one you could use to drink a toast to your hobby!

Mint. $1,250.00

AHSILVER #42369C Berghof "Pointed A" Pattern Wine Glass

This Wine Glass is crafted from fine crystal and in a conventional shape. It is six inches tall and in perfect condition.

This glass was part of the Berghof dinner service. Hitler's initials, "AH", have been hand cut into the crystal; each and every one of these glasses I've seen have had some variances in the exact cut of the monogram, which is to be expected from hand work. It is easy to see these were hand applied as the letters all differ slightly; this piece has a pointed look to the apex of the "A".

The subtle variations between these glasses makes each one unique, something I find every interesting. I have had a carafe with with very similar a "Pointed A" design.

A beautiful item here, and one you could use to drink a toast to your hobby!

Mint. $1,250.00

AHSILVER #42371C Berghof "Pointed A" Pattern Wine Glass

This Wine Glass is crafted from fine crystal and in a conventional shape. It is six inches tall and in perfect condition.

This glass was part of the Berghof dinner service. Hitler's initials, "AH", have been hand cut into the crystal; each and every one of these glasses I've seen have had some variances in the exact cut of the monogram, which is to be expected from hand work. It is easy to see these were hand applied as the letters all differ slightly; this piece has a pointed look to the apex of the "A".

The subtle variations between these glasses makes each one unique, something I find every interesting. I have had a carafe with with very similar a "Pointed A" design.

A beautiful item here, and one you could use to drink a toast to your hobby!

Mint. $1,250.00

AHSILVER #42373C Berghof "Pointed A" Dessert Wine Glass

This Dessert Wine Glass is crafted from fine crystal and in a conventional, tall shape. It measures just over 7 inches tall and remains in perfect condition.

It was part of the Berghof dinner service. Hitler's initials, "AH" has been hand cut into the crystal; each and every one of these glasses I've seen have had some variances in the exact cut of the monogram, which is to be expected from hand work. It is easy to see these were hand applied as the letters all differ slightly; this piece has a pointed look to the apex of the "A".

The subtle variations between these glasses makes each one unique, something I find every interesting. I have had a carafe with with very similar a "Pointed A" design.

A rare and beautiful Wine Glass here.

Mint. $1,250.00

AHSILVER #42375C Berghof "Pointed A" Dessert Wine Glass

This Dessert Wine Glass is crafted from fine crystal and in a conventional, tall shape. It measures just over 7 inches tall and remains in perfect condition.

It was part of the Berghof dinner service. Hitler's initials, "AH" has been hand cut into the crystal; each and every one of these glasses I've seen have had some variances in the exact cut of the monogram, which is to be expected from hand work. It is easy to see these were hand applied as the letters all differ slightly; this piece has a pointed look to the apex of the "A".

The subtle variations between these glasses makes each one unique, something I find every interesting. I have had a carafe with with very similar a "Pointed A" design.

A rare and beautiful Wine Glass here.

Mint. $1,250.00

AHSILVER #42376C Berghof "Pointed A" Dessert Wine Glass

This Dessert Wine Glass is crafted from fine crystal and in a conventional, tall shape. It measures just over 7 inches tall and remains in perfect condition.

It was part of the Berghof dinner service. Hitler's initials, "AH" has been hand cut into the crystal; each and every one of these glasses I've seen have had some variances in the exact cut of the monogram, which is to be expected from hand work. It is easy to see these were hand applied as the letters all differ slightly; this piece has a pointed look to the apex of the "A".

The subtle variations between these glasses makes each one unique, something I find every interesting. I have had a carafe with with very similar a "Pointed A" design.

A rare and beautiful Wine Glass here.

Mint. $1,250.00

AHSILVER #42378C Berghof "Pointed A" Dessert Wine Glass

This Dessert Wine Glass is crafted from fine crystal and in a conventional, tall shape. It measures just over 7 inches tall and remains in perfect condition.

It was part of the Berghof dinner service. Hitler's initials, "AH" has been hand cut into the crystal; each and every one of these glasses I've seen have had some variances in the exact cut of the monogram, which is to be expected from hand work. It is easy to see these were hand applied as the letters all differ slightly; this piece has a pointed look to the apex of the "A".

The subtle variations between these glasses makes each one unique, something I find every interesting. I have had a carafe with with very similar a "Pointed A" design.

A rare and beautiful Wine Glass here.

Mint. $1,250.00

AHSILVER #42323C AH Formal Pattern Aspic Server

This Formal Pattern Aspic Server measures 9 1/4 inches long and in very fine condition. The end portion of the server is oval in shape, having a lip on the right side and a smooth edge on the other.

The handle of the piece has the standard Greek Key pattern and features a detailed, political eagle, with Hitler's initials "A" and "H" to the left and right of the bird respectively. The detailing remains excellent throughout the bird, wreath, and immobile swastika.

The reverse of the piece is marked with the standard crescent, crown, "800" and eagle hallmarks.

A fairly difficult piece of Formal Pattern to find here, and certainly of investment quality.

Near Mint. $3,295.00

AHSILVER #42326C AH Formal Pattern Gravy Ladle

This Formal Pattern Gravy Ladle is in extremely choice condition, showing little to no wear of any kind. It measures 7 inches in length.

The bowl of the ladle is oval and, believe it or not, has very crisp edges and not a single scratch anywhere to be seen. The handle of the piece has the standard Greek Key pattern and features a detailed, political eagle, with Hitler's initials "A" and "H" to the left and right of the bird respectively. The detailing remains excellent throughout the bird, wreath, and immobile swastika.

The reverse of the pice is hallmarked with a crescent, a crown, "800", and an eagle. This example really looks to be unused.

A very fine piece of Formal Pattern silverware here.

Mint. $2,995.00

AHSILVER #42327C AH Formal Pattern Salad Serving Fork

The Salad Serving Fork is an extremely rare utensil, given that there were at best two salad bowls at a given table. This piece measures 8 ½ inches long, and remains in beautiful condition.

The end is rounded, with four substantial tines. There is not a trace of wear on these tines so I assume this piece may have lived most of its life at the Berghof in a drawer.

The handle of the piece has the standard Greek Key pattern and features a detailed, political eagle, with Hitler's initials "A" and "H" to the left and right of the bird respectively. The detailing remains excellent throughout the bird, wreath, and immobile swastika.

The reverse of the piece is hallmarked with a crescent, a crown, "800", and an eagle.

A beautiful example here of a very rare piece.

Mint. $3,495.00

AHSILVER #42328C AH Formal Pattern Salad Serving Spoon

This Serving Spoon matches up with the Salad Serving Fork. It is in pristine, mint condition, and measures 8 ½ inches long.

The handle of the piece has the standard Greek Key pattern and features a detailed, political eagle, with Hitler's initials "A" and "H" to the left and right of the bird respectively. The detailing remains excellent throughout the bird, wreath, and immobile swastika.

The reverse of the piece has the Bruckmann hallmarks of a crescent, a crown, "800", and an eagle.

An extremely choice example here.

Mint. $2,995.00

AHSILVER #42334C AH Luncheon Napkin

This beige linen AH Napkin measures 11 ½ x 11 ½ inches. The border is serrated, and has in one corner a finely embroidered Political eagle and wreathed swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and H", appear to the left and right of the smooth wreath respectively.

It is thought these beige napkins were used for luncheons at the Berghof, with the more formal white type reserved for dinners.

The perfect accent to your Formal Pattern collection here.

Mint. $950.00

AHSILVER #42333C AH Dinner Napkin

This elegant white linen Dinner Napkin measures 22 inches by 22. It has a pattern throughout the linen, and has in one corner a finely embroidered Political eagle and wreathed swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and H", appear to the left and right of the smooth wreath respectively.

This napkin remains in pristine condition and of highest quality.

The perfect companion to a collection of Formal Pattern silverware here.

Excellent Plus, Plus. $1,195.00

AHSILVER #42335C Reichskanzlei (Reich Chancellery) Round Tray

This Round Reichskanzlei (Reich Chancellery) Tray remains in nearly mint condition; the silvered surfaces of the tray are a very splendid sight and have been cleaned to perfection.

The edges of the tray are staged upward and it measures 18 inches in diameter. At the upper edge is a the special Reichs Chancellory eagle rolled into the surface. This bird has half-opened wings and is slightly different from that used on the AH tableware. It clutches a wreathed, immobile swastika. The initials "R" and "K" appear to the left and right of the bird respectively.

The reverse of the tray is marked "Wellner" and "40", which is most likely a model number.

A great opportunity to acquire a piece of period silver in first class condition. The round trays seem to be much more rare than the oval examples. A fine, investment quality item here.

Near Mint. $2,350.00

AHSILVER #42329C AH Formal Pattern Sugar Tongs

The AH Formal Pattern Sugar Tongs are very difficult to obtain as only one or two sets (at best) would have been found in a given service. This example is outstanding.

The tongs measure 4 ¼ inches long. Both arms have the Greek Key designs indicative of the AH Formal pattern. Each is decorated with a highly detailed raised Political eagle with half-opened wings clutching a wreathed immobile swastika. The initials “A” and “H” flank the wreath on either side.

The inner area of tong handles has the normal hallmarks: a crescent, a Prussian Crown, “800”, and a Prussian eagle. The tongs end in clipped brackets useful for grabbing a sugar cube.

A key piece if you are collecting AH silverware. These are quite rare and always in demand by collectors of period silver. An extremely fine, investment quality item here.

Near Mint. $4,495.00

AHSILVER #41291C AH Formal Linen Napkin

This Napkin is a beautiful linen example, in the formal style with a pleasing pattern in the material. It measures 22 inches by 23 inches.

In one corner of the napkin is a beautiful embroidered Political eagle, clutching a wreathed swastika. To the left and right of the bird respectively are the Hitler's initials, "A" and "H".

This napkin comes directly from the Berghof and is in pristine condition. The consignor states his father had a contact in the Pentagon who acquired it from the veteran who brought it back.

An absolutely original artifact here, in perfect condition.

Mint. $1,195.00

AHSILVER #41292C AH Formal Linen Napkin

This Napkin is a beautiful linen example, in the formal style with a pleasing pattern in the material. It measures 22 inches by 23 inches.

In one corner of the napkin is a beautiful embroidered Political eagle, clutching a wreathed swastika. To the left and right of the bird respectively are the Hitler's initials, "A" and "H".

This napkin comes directly from the Berghof and is in pristine condition. The consignor states his father had a contact in the Pentagon who acquired it from the veteran who brought it back.

An absolutely original artifact here, in perfect condition.

Mint. $1,195.00

AHSILVER #41293C AH Formal Linen Napkin

This Napkin is a beautiful linen example, in the formal style with a pleasing pattern in the material. It measures 22 inches by 23 inches.

In one corner of the napkin is a beautiful embroidered Political eagle, clutching a wreathed swastika. To the left and right of the bird respectively are the Hitler's initials, "A" and "H".

This napkin comes directly from the Berghof and is in pristine condition. The consignor states his father had a contact in the Pentagon who acquired it from the veteran who brought it back.

An absolutely original artifact here, in perfect condition.

Mint. $1,195.00

AHSILVER #41295C AH Formal Linen Napkin

This Napkin is a beautiful linen example, in the formal style with a pleasing pattern in the material. It measures 22 inches by 23 inches.

In one corner of the napkin is a beautiful embroidered Political eagle, clutching a wreathed swastika. To the left and right of the bird respectively are the Hitler's initials, "A" and "H".

This napkin comes directly from the Berghof and is in pristine condition. The consignor states his father had a contact in the Pentagon who acquired it from the veteran who brought it back.

An absolutely original artifact here, in perfect condition.

Mint. $1,195.00



Special Meissen Offering

The pieces listed below are all Meissen Red Dragon pattern. They come from Adolf Hitler's Kehlstein House also known as the Eagle's Nest, where this particular type set of Meissen was used. The Red Dragon pattern was first established back in the early 1700s. after Meissen began their business. Each piece listed has the Meissen sword trademark circa 1930s.

These pieces were brought home by a veteran who's wife was the secretary of my consignor's father when he worked in the Pentagon during the 1970s. The secretary's husband was a military intelligence officer and had been in many of the homes and offices of some of the highest ranking Nazis at war's end. My consignor's father mentioned that his son was an avid collector, and since the secretary's veteran husband had since passed, she gave him (free) a large box containing many table service items from the Berghoff, Bormann's home, Göring's chalet and the Kehlstein house. We have run many of these other silver and table pieces recently on our website. The Meissen listed below comes from this grouping and is unconditionally guaranteed to be original and from the Kehlstein mountain house.


AHSILVER #41314C Meissen Red Dragon Pattern Small Porcelain Vase

This vase is 4 1/4 inches high having a flared top rim and a curved inward bottom. It features the large Red Dragon pattern. There are two minor chips on the edge of the upper rim. The lower bottom has the blue color crossed swords trademark. There are also the numerology in small red print, "K 448".

The lower bottom has the blue color crossed swords trademark. There are also the numerology in small red print, "K 448".

Excellent $695.00

AHSILVER #41313C Meissen Red Dragon Pattern Small Porcelain Vase

This small vase measures 4 1/4 inches high. It has a flared rim at the top, and the bottom is also flared. The vase remains in perfect condition featuring the small Red Dragon Pattern.

The bottom is marked with the Meissen blue crossed swords pattern with a blue dot between the blades. Under glaze is a number, "Q221".

Mint. $795.00



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AHSILVER #41238C Adolf Hitler Gravy Boat

This Gravy Boat is the large size used at Hitler's Formal Table at Berchtesgaten. This silvered nickel Gravy Boat is basically oval shaped, with a rounded center area. One side has a conventional spout and the other is equipped with an ear-shaped handle. The Boat is attached to an matching oval silvered plate below.

Both the Boat and the attached plate measure 10 inches in length. At the left side edge of the Boat is embossed-rolled a Political Eagle with half-opened wings and clutching a wreathed immobile swastika. The detail is amazing. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", appear to the left and right of the wreath respectively. The boat and accompanying plate are in beautiful, mint condition. The piece is hallmarked, of course, by the Wellner firm.

A superb conditioned original example here. Imagine the conversations and history that took place within earshot of this rare artifact!

Mint. $7,995.00

AHSILVER #41211C Adolf Hitler Gravy Boat

This Gravy Boat is the large size example that was used in the dinner service at Berchtesgaden. It is an extremely rare table item, and very desirable.

It measures about 10 inches long and 7 inches high, with the usual handle and wide spout. The base of the boat is flared and rimmed at it spreads outward. On the left side of the boat is an Political eagle clutching a wreathed immobile swastika, flanked on either side by Hitler's initials, "A" and "H". There is some very minor wear on the swastika, so apparently this boat was used quite frequently.

A great opportunity to acquire a very rare piece of AH table wear. These boats were produced by the famous Wellner firm.

Excellent Plus, Plus. $4,995.00

AHSILVER #41212C AH Formal Pattern Gravy Ladle

The Gravy Ladle is quite a rare piece of AH silver, given there was only one needed per boat. They have always been popular with collectors trying to assemble a set of Formal Pattern silverware.

The lade measures 7 ½ inches long with a good oval bowl. The handle is decorated with the Greek Key design characteristic of the Formal Pattern. The lower handle is decorated with a raised Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.The detailing throughout the design is outstanding.

The reverse of the ladle has the Bruckmann hallmarks of a crescent, a crown, "800", and an eagle.

An extremely fine and desirable piece of Formal Pattern here, and definitely a key piece for a collection.

Near Mint. $3,495.00



AHSILVER #39207C Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon

This Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon measures 5 1/2 inches in length.

As with all formal pieces the handle is bordered in the classic Greek Key pattern and decorated with a Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse of the spoon is hallmarked with a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a a Prussian eagle.

This piece was liberated directly from the Berghof by a member of the 1269th Engineers. These men were among the first to arrive at the Berghof, charged with the unenviable task of clearing mines and booby traps.

A beautiful piece of Adolf Hitler silverware here.

Near Mint. $1,595.00

AHSILVER #39208 Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon

This Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon measures 5 1/2 inches in length.

As with all formal pieces the handle is bordered in the classic Greek Key pattern and decorated with a Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse of the spoon is hallmarked with a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

This piece was liberated directly from the Berghof by a member of the 1269th Engineers. These men were among the first to arrive at the Berghof, charged with the unenviable task of clearing mines and booby traps.

A beautiful piece of Adolf Hitler silverware here.

Near Mint. $1,595.00

AHSILVER #39209 Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon

This Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon measures 5 1/2 inches in length.

As with all formal pieces the handle is bordered in the classic Greek Key pattern and decorated with a Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse of the spoon is hallmarked with a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

This piece was liberated directly from the Berghof by a member of the 1269th Engineers. These men were among the first to arrive at the Berghof, charged with the unenviable task of clearing mines and booby traps.

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A beautiful piece of Adolf Hitler silverware here.

Near Mint. $1,595.00

AHSILVER #39211 Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon

This Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon measures 5 1/2 inches in length.

As with all formal pieces the handle is bordered in the classic Greek Key pattern and decorated with a Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse of the spoon is hallmarked with a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

This piece was liberated directly from the Berghof by a member of the 1269th Engineers. These men were among the first to arrive at the Berghof, charged with the unenviable task of clearing mines and booby traps.

A beautiful piece of Adolf Hitler silverware here.

Near Mint. $1,595.00

AHSILVER #39212 Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon

This Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon measures 5 1/2 inches in length.

As with all formal pieces the handle is bordered in the classic Greek Key pattern and decorated with a Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse of the spoon is hallmarked with a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

This piece was liberated directly from the Berghof by a member of the 1269th Engineers. These men were among the first to arrive at the Berghof, charged with the unenviable task of clearing mines and booby traps.

A beautiful piece of Adolf Hitler silverware here.

Near Mint. $1,595.00

AHSILVER #39213 Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon

This Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon measures 5 1/2 inches in length.

As with all formal pieces the handle is bordered in the classic Greek Key pattern and decorated with a Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse of the spoon is hallmarked with a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

This piece was liberated directly from the Berghof by a member of the 1269th Engineers. These men were among the first to arrive at the Berghof, charged with the unenviable task of clearing mines and booby traps.

A beautiful piece of Adolf Hitler silverware here.

Near Mint. $1,595.00

AHSILVER 39224C Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Demitasse Spoon

This small Adolf Hitler Demitasse Spoon, like all spoons of this size, was used for coffee drinks (usually in specialty cups) and for the spooning of cappuccino froth. This dainty spoon only measures 4 ‚à´ inches in length.

As with all of the pieces in the Formal Pattern the handle is bordered in the classic Greek Key pattern and decorated with a Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse of the spoon is hallmarked with a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

This piece was liberated directly from the Berghof by a member of the 1269th Engineers. These men were among the first to arrive at the Berghof, charged with the unenviable task of clearing mines and booby traps.

A very beautiful piece of AH Formal Pattern here.

Near Mint. $1,595.00

AHSILVER #39699C Führerbau Table Spoon

This large Führerbau Table Spoon measure 10 ¬º inches in length. The plain handle is decorated with the monogram "F. B.". These initials have been nicely enhanced with scribed lines.

The reverse of the spoon is marked "Hutschenreuter 90". This company still exists today, and makes porcelain as well as silverware. The "90" indicates that this spoon is silver plated.

The pieces I am offering from the Führerbau are the first I have seen and I believe they have yet to be cataloged in any reference book. I think they must be quite rare and very collectible, especially if you are into Third Reich silverware.

Excellent Plus. $395.00

AHSILVER #39700C Führerbau Table Spoon

This large Führerbau Table Spoon measure 10 ¬º inches in length. The plain handle is decorated with the monogram "F. B.". These initials have been nicely enhanced with scribed lines.

The reverse of the spoon is marked "Hutschenreuter 90". This company still exists today, and makes porcelain as well as silverware. The "90" indicates that this spoon is silver plated.

The pieces I am offering from the Führerbau are the first I have seen and I believe they have yet to be cataloged in any reference book. I think they must be quite rare and very collectible, especially if you are into Third Reich silverware.

Excellent Plus. $395.00

AHSILVER #39701C Führerbau Table Spoon

This large Führerbau Table Spoon measure 10 ¬º inches in length. The plain handle is decorated with the monogram "F. B.". These initials have been nicely enhanced with scribed lines.

The reverse of the spoon is marked "Hutschenreuter 90". This company still exists today, and makes porcelain as well as silverware. The ‚"90" indicates that this spoon is silver plated.

The pieces I am offering from the Führerbau are the first I have seen and I believe they have yet to be cataloged in any reference book. I think they must be quite rare and very collectible, especially if you are into Third Reich silverware.

Excellent Plus. $395.00

AHSILVER #39702C Führerbau Table Spoon

This large Führerbau Table Spoon measure 10 ¬º inches in length. The plain handle is decorated with the monogram "F. B.". These initials have been nicely enhanced with scribed lines.

The reverse of the spoon is marked "Hutschenreuter 90". This company still exists today, and makes porcelain as well as silverware. The ‚"90" indicates that this spoon is silver plated.

The pieces I am offering from the Führerbau are the first I have seen and I believe they have yet to be cataloged in any reference book. I think they must be quite rare and very collectible, especially if you are into Third Reich silverware.

Excellent Plus. $395.00

AHSILVER #39703C Führerbau Table Spoon

This large Führerbau Table Spoon measure 10 ¬º inches in length. The plain handle is decorated with the monogram "F. B.". These initials have been nicely enhanced with scribed lines.

The reverse of the spoon is marked "Hutschenreuter 90". This company still exists today, and makes porcelain as well as silverware. The ‚"90" indicates that this spoon is silver plated.

The pieces I am offering from the Führerbau are the first I have seen and I believe they have yet to be cataloged in any reference book. I think they must be quite rare and very collectible, especially if you are into Third Reich silverware.

Excellent Plus. $395.00

AHSILVER #39389C AH Formal Pattern Salad/Fish Fork

This AH Formal Pattern Fork could have been used for either salad or for fish. It measures 7 inches long. The end of the fork is slightly stubbier than a normal utensil, and all of the tines are in excellent condition.

The handle is the standard Formal Pattern type, with a Greek Key design on the edges and, at the bottom, a raised Political Eagle clutching a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", flank the wreath to the left and right respectively.

The reverse is marked with the standard Formal Pattern hallmarks; a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800" and an Imperial eagle.

Mint. $1,695.00

AHSILVER #39390C AH Formal Pattern Salad/Fish Fork

This AH Formal Pattern Fork could have been used for either salad or for fish. It measures 7 inches long. The end of the fork is slightly stubbier than a normal utensil, and all of the tines are in excellent condition.

The handle is the standard Formal Pattern type, with a Greek Key design on the edges and, at the bottom, a raised Political Eagle clutching a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", flank the wreath to the left and right respectively.

The reverse is marked with the standard Formal Pattern hallmarks; a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800" and an Imperial eagle.

Mint. $1,695.00

AHSILVER #38836 AH Formal Pattern Dinner Knife

This is the full size Dinner Knife; it is 10 inches long. The blade of this knife is in choice condition with the original grain still visible. The handle has the usual Greek Key pattern seen on Formal Pattern Pieces. The bottom is decorated with a highly detailed raised Political eagle with half-opened wings clutching a wreathed immobile swastika. The initials "A" and "H" flank the wreath on either side.

The reverse of the knife is stamped at the top with the normally seen hallmarks; a crescent, a Prussian Crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

This is an excellent item to add to a new or existing collection of AH silverware.

Near Mint. $1,600.00

AHSILVER #39391C AH Formal Pattern Fish Knife

This Fish Knife is in beautiful, mint condition. It measures 8 Ω inches long. The blade has a shape design to aid in the process of removing the fish from the bone.

The handle is the standard Formal Pattern type, with a Greek Key design on the edges and, at the bottom, a Political Eagle clutching a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", flank the wreath to the left and right respectively.

The reverse is marked with the standard Formal Pattern hallmarks; a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800" and an Imperial eagle.

A very fine piece here, being a fairly rare type.

Mint. $1,695.00

AHSILVER #39404C AH Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon

This AH Formal Pattern Bullion is in beautiful condition throughout, measuring 5 Ω inches long. The bowl of the spoon is in perfect, symmetrical condition.

The handle is the standard Formal Pattern type, with a Greek Key design on the edges and, at the bottom, a Political Eagle clutching a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", flank the wreath to the left and right respectively.

The reverse is marked with the standard Formal Pattern hallmarks; a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800" and an Imperial eagle.

A fine AH Formal pattern piece here.

Mint. $1,595.00

AHSILVER #39405C AH Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon

This AH Formal Pattern Bullion is in beautiful condition throughout, measuring 5 Ω inches long. The bowl of the spoon is in perfect, symmetrical condition.

The handle is the standard Formal Pattern type, with a Greek Key design on the edges and, at the bottom, a Political Eagle clutching a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", flank the wreath to the left and right respectively.

The reverse is marked with the standard Formal Pattern hallmarks; a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800" and an Imperial eagle.

A fine AH Formal pattern piece here.

Mint. $1,595.00

AHSILVER #39406C AH Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon

AH Formal Pattern Bullion is in beautiful condition throughout, measuring 5 Ω inches long. The bowl of the spoon is in perfect, symmetrical condition.

The handle is the standard Formal Pattern type, with a Greek Key design on the edges and, at the bottom, a Political Eagle clutching a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", flank the wreath to the left and right respectively.

The reverse is marked with the standard Formal Pattern hallmarks; a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800" and an Imperial eagle.

A fine AH Formal pattern piece here.

Mint. $1,595.00

AHSILVER #39268C Adolf Hitler Informal Pattern Demitasse Knife

This Adolf Hitler Informal Pattern Demitasse Knife measures 6 Ω inches long. The blade of this knife is constructed of stainless steel and is marked "Nicht Rostend".

There is no decoration on the Informal Pattern beyond a plain, raised eagle clutching wreathed swastika and Hitler's initials, "A" and "H".

The reverse upper area of the handle is hallmarked with a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

A very collectible piece of Adolf Hitler Informal Pattern silverware here.

Near Mint. $1,095.00

AHSILVER #39214C Adolf Hitler Informal Pattern Demitasse Spoon

This small Adolf Hitler Informal Pattern Demitasse Spoon would have been used for coffee and the like. It is in the Informal Pattern, which is thought to have been used primarily for luncheons. This spoon measures 4 1/2 inches in length.

The Informal Pattern has a smooth style eagle, with a wreathed swastika flanked on either side by Hitler's initials, "A" and "H". Other than the eagle and initials there is no other decoration on the obverse facing of the spoon.

The reverse of the little spoon has the usual hallmarks; a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

A good looking piece of Adolf Hitler Informal Pattern silverware here.

Near Mint. $1,095.00

AHSILVER #39238C Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Fish Knife

This Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Fish Knife is a relatively difficult piece of the pattern to obtain as they were only used during meals with a fish course. This knife measures 8 1/2 inches long. The blade is plain and is made of the same material as the handle.

As with all of the pieces in the Formal Pattern the handle is bordered in the classic Greek Key pattern and decorated with a raised Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse of the Fish Knife has the characteristic hallmarks of a Formal Pattern piece; a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

An uncommon and desirable piece of AH Formal pattern silverware here.

Near Mint. $1,695.00

AHSILVER #39240C Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Fish Knife

Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Fish Knife is a relatively difficult piece of the pattern to obtain as they were only used during meals with a fish course. This knife measures 8 ? inches long. The blade is plain and is made of the same material as the handle.

As with all of the pieces in the Formal Pattern the handle is bordered in the classic Greek Key pattern and decorated with a raised Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse of the Fish Knife has the characteristic hallmarks of a Formal Pattern piece; a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

An uncommon and desirable piece of AH Formal pattern silverware here.

Near Mint. $1,695.00

AHSILVER #39243C Adolf Hitler Formal Pattern Luncheon Knife

The term "Luncheon Knife" commonly used by collectors is something of a misnomer; these knives were also used for salad in a standard dinner service. The knife measures 8 ‚à´ inches long. The blade consists of stainless steel.

As with all of the pieces in the Formal Pattern the handle is bordered in the classic Greek Key pattern and decorated with a raised Political eagle. This bird has half-opened wings and clutches a wreathed immobile swastika. Hitler's initials, "A" and "H", can be seen to the left and right of the wreath, respectively.

The top reverse of the handle has the characteristic hallmarks of a Formal Pattern piece; a crescent, an Imperial crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

A fine AH Formal Pattern Luncheon Knife here.

Near Mint. $1,595.00

AHSILVER #39050 AH Formal Pattern Luncheon Knife

This beautiful AH Formal Pattern Luncheon Knife is in choice condition. It measures 8 1/2 inches long and has the standard hallmarks; a crescent, a Prussian crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

The knife has the characteristic Greek Key pattern on both sides of the handle. At the bottom of the obverse handle is a raised Political eagle grasping a wreathed mobile swastika. The monogram letters "A" and "H" flank the eagle.

The blade of the knife is in perfect condition with 100% factory grain.

A very nice Formal Pattern example.

Mint Minus. $1,595.00

AHSILVER #39047 AH Formal Pattern Salad Fork

This AH Formal Pattern Salad fork is in very choice condition throughout. It measures 7 inches in length.

The fork has the characteristic Greek Key pattern on both sides of the handle. At the bottom of the obverse handle is a raised Political eagle grasping a wreathed mobile swastika. The monogram letters "A" and "H" flank the eagle.

The fork has the standard hallmarks on the reverse; a crescent, a Prussian crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

A beautiful, top-condition piece here, still being factory crisp.

Mint Minus. $1,695.00

AHSILVER #39048 AH Formal Salad Fork

This AH Formal Pattern Salad fork is in very choice condition throughout. It measures 7 inches in length.

The fork has the characteristic Greek Key pattern on both sides of the handle. At the bottom of the obverse handle is a raised Political eagle grasping a wreathed mobile swastika. The monogram letters "A" and "H" flank the eagle.

The fork has the standard hallmarks on the reverse; a crescent, a Prussian crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

A beautiful, top-condition piece here, in very choice condition.

Mint Minus. $1,695.00

AHSILVER #39049 AH Formal Salad Fork

This AH Formal Pattern Salad fork is in very choice condition throughout. This fork measures a substantial 7 inches in length.

The fork has the characteristic Greek Key pattern on both sides of the handle. At the bottom of the obverse handle is a raised Political eagle grasping a wreathed mobile swastika. The monogram letters "A" and "H" flank the eagle.

The fork has the standard hallmarks on the reverse; a crescent, a Prussian crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

A beautiful, top-condition piece here, still being in a new-like state.

Mint Minus. $1,695.00

AHSILVER #38842C AH Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon

This Formal Pattern Bullion Spoon is 5" inches long. It has a slightly unusual shape to the bowl to accommodate soup. This spoon is in outstanding condition throughout, the handle having the usual Greek Key pattern seen on Formal Pattern pieces. The bottom is decorated with a highly detailed raised Political eagle with half-opened wings clutching a wreathed immobile swastika. The initials "A" and "H" appear on the left and right side of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse of the spoon is stamped with the normally seen hallmarks; a crescent, a Prussian Crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

An exceptionally fine piece of AH Formal Pattern here.

Near Mint. $1,600.00

AHSILVER #38829C AH Informal Pattern Grape Snips

The Grape Snips are among the rarest of all AH pieces; obviously not many of these were made as there would be, at most, only one pair at a given table.

This example is in outstanding condition, being in the Informal Pattern. This pattern features a plain Political eagle with half-opened wings and a plain wreath with an immobile swastika. The initials "A" and "H" appear on the left and right side of the wreath, respectively.

The construction of these snips is quite interesting. The silver company basically took a pair of small knife handles and inserted the "scissor" portions into the ends. Two rings were then attached to the bottom of the affair, to provide a finger hold. The handles are marked with a crescent, a Prussian crown, "800" and a Prussian eagle. The blades, one of them with a slight hook, are marked "S". This marking may identify the original producer of the scissor blades. Chances are the flatware factory purchased these components elsewhere.

This is an extremely rare opportunity to acquire one of the most elusive AH pieces. This is the first set I've had the pleasure to offer.

Near Mint. $8,500.00

AHSILVER #38830C AH Informal Pattern Gravy Ladle

This AH Informal Pattern Gravy Ladle measures 7 inches in length. These Gravy Ladles are quite rare as only one or two would have been in a table service.

This example is in top condition throughout, with a deep bowl at the end and a plain handle. This handle features a plain Political eagle with half-opened wings and a plain wreath with an immobile swastika. The initials "A" and "H" appear on the left and right side of the wreath, respectively.

The reverse the ladle is stamped with the normally seen hallmarks; a crescent, a Prussian crown, "800", and a Prussian eagle.

This is an ultra-rare piece and extremely desirable.

Near Mint. $3,000.00

AHSILVER #37713 Reichskanzlei (Reich Chancellery) Silvered Serving Tray

This Serving Tray is a beauty, showing very little usage. It measures 16 " inches by 13 inches. There are no dents or dings anywhere on this tray.

There is a beveled rim that follows the perimeter of this rectangular tray. The tray is roll-stamped with a Political Eagle clutching a wreathed immobile swastika. On either side of the wreath are the initials "R" and "K", respectively.

The opposite side of the tray is stamped with the maker "Wellner" over the number "58", which is probably the model number.

A great example here to set some Third Reich silverware on. The RK pieces are actually rarer than the AH pieces, and are still priced fairly low. A good here opportunity to acquire an investment-quality piece.

Near Mint. $2,895.00