After years of travel, stints in architectural design, and a decade of compulsive collecting, James Eddy founded Colonial Arts as a cyber enterprise in 1998. Housed today in a historic brick-and-timber building in the San Francisco Design Center, the gallery focuses on high-quality Spanish Colonial and folk art from Spain and the Americas, sensational Continental furniture, tribal art, period silver, textiles, jewelry, and an impressive assortment of reference materials.
Sterling silver overlay glass pitcher with ice insert.
Wonderful for serving chilled drinks like iced tea lemonade and bloody Mary mix on a buffet; the ice insert keeps beverages from diluting.
Large and impressive midcentury Mexican sterling silver crown
of thorns by one of Taxco's most important silversmiths, Los Castillo, Antonio Castillo Tern (Sept 17, 1917-May 25, 2000). Stand not included.