Silver

19th-century Prussian .750 silver covered punch bowl and ladle, 1848-1854, by HWL Wilm, Berlin, $7,995.
Photo courtesy New Orleans Auction Galleries

Estates auction sees Prussian silver punch bowl polish off $7,995

NEW ORLEANS – On July 26-28, 2013, New Orleans Auction Galleries achieved $2.3 million during its summer estates auction, offering 1,600 lots of antique and contemporary fine art, sculpture, furniture, lighting, silver, estate jewelry, couture handbags and more. “What made this sale so exciting and outstanding was the large number of new bidders. The...