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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pewter : Pre 1900 item #1348243 (stock # E781)
Antique, 18th-19th century, German pewter plate -dish of superb quality and very finely engraved. The plate is completely hand engraved with a portrait of Frederick the Great: King of Prussia in the oval medallion at the center, wearing his favorite uniform of the Prussian Life Guards, with the breast-star of the Royal Prussian Order of the Black Eagle, and the tricorn hat adorned with ribbon cockade...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Religious Artifacts : Buddhist : Pre 1910 item #1348140

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Antique Standing Jade Gwan Ying. Approximately 41 cm high and 12cm deep. Some minor wear to the statue shown in photos otherwise condition is good. No repairs, breaks or cracks. However there are some very tiny chips to the base. Please do not hesitate to contact me to request further photos or with any questions you may have. Thankyou for viewing this item. Shipping included.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1348115
Papier maché and mother of pearl plaque depicting the romantic ruins of medieval Llanthony Priory in Wales. Probably part of a Victorian portrait case and made by Jennens & Bettridge around 1840. Jennens (sometimes Jennings) and Bettridge, originally based in Birmingham, were famous for their beautiful papier maché products and had stores in New York and Paris as well. Their mother of pearl inlay was covered with tinted varnish as to create an iridescent effect...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Iron : Pre 1837 VR item #1348103 (stock #FC-1240p)
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
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A rare, long-barreled matchlock gun (tanegashima), its iron barrel inlaid with writhing dragons among stylized clouds in silver and gold. Its striated wood stock is adorned with gold-lacquer Tokugawa mons and an impressive dragon enveloped in gold maki-e clouds. Rendered in gold hiramaki-e and red lacquer, this elegant mythical creature is characteristic of images of three-toed Japanese dragons ubiquitous in Japanese art and lore...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1910 item #1348096 (stock #05-222)
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
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A massive porcelain censer in traditional Imari palette with three demon feet, upturned handles and a cobalt shishi finial. Bands of scrollwork and textile patterning surround circular cartouches of mythical creatures. This impressive Imari porcelain piece is in excellent condition. Height: 21”, diameter: 18” 19th Century, Japan
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1900 item #1348093
Cherub Antiques Gallery
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Lovely Victorian dessert service for twelve. Each silvered fork and knife has a mother-of-pearl handle. All have hand-chased foliate-and-garland details. Twenty-four pieces are fitted in a wooden case, lushly lined with tufted silk and velvet. Made by Robert Fead Mosley in Sheffield circa 1890. Retailer's label for jeweler Alex Duncan of Glasgow. Retains original key. 9 1/8" W., 11 1/8" L. case; 7 3/4" L. knives, 6 1/2" L. forks
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1348077
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Beautiful, bold corkscrew. The boar tusk has unusual, rich, brown natural tone gradation. Large stlering silver mount with relief banded detail. Walker bell feature. Made by the Wilcox & Wagoner silver workshop in New York, circa 1900. 6" W., 5 7/8" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1347935
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Golden brown, textured staghorn corkscrew with sterling silver mount. Banded detail upon the mount edge. Walker bell feature. Made by the john Hasselbring workshop in New York circa 1900. 6 3/8" W., 5 3/8" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1900 item #1347928 (stock #12116)
This is a beautiful early American Textile, a woven Coverlet, used as a bed cover. It depicts an intricate fancy design, referred to as Penelope's Flower Pot, or Birds of Paradise, or Boston Town. Made from double woven cotton, woven in two panels, sewn together in the center. With blue indigo dye, and natural creamy white. It depicts, a double handle urn with fruits, pineapple, and grapes, with flowers, it has birds on nest feeding the babies,with birds perched on branches...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1837 VR item #1347908 (stock #BM740)
George III sterling silver snuffbox. Made in London in 1822. Rectangular with curved corners and flat and hinged cover. Allover engine turning. On cover are two chased rectangular floral bands and central oval frame with presentation: To the officers of the / 65th / from Lt Colonel Warren. Cover has applied and scrolled tab. Box sides have two wrap-around chased floral bands. Box and cover interior lightly gilt and partitioned...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1347907 (stock #BM516)
Victorian sterling silver and glass decanter. Made by Elizabeth Hutton in London in 1883. Clear glass upward tapering sides and circular foot. Acid-etched hunting scene with crop-wielding rider spurring on his galloping companions. Neck has silver collar engraved with “Huntsman / property of W. H. Forster / first prize for jumping / Kelso / Aug. 1883”. Cover hinged with pierced-tracery thumb rest...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1347906 (stock #BM514)
Brilliant-cut glass and sterling silver flask. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York, ca 1879. Clear glass with brilliant-cut ornament on top half. Bottom has detachable cup in hand-hammered sterling silver with applied bug and leaves. Short neck with threaded cover. The cover top is hand-hammered with incised lines and applied leaf. The appliques have gilt wash. Hallmark includes pattern no...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1920 item #1347905 (stock #BO908)
Dutch 833 silver cow creamer, 1911. A benign beast with alert ears, red glass eyes, stocky body, and flicked back tail handle. Gaping mouth spout and hinged back cover with stylized flower finial. Rolls of neck fat suggested by incised lines. Rests on 4 sturdily planted hoofs. Hallmark includes date letter. Very good condition.

Dimensions: H 5 x W 6 x D 2 1/8 in. Weight: 6.7 in. BO908

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1347901 (stock #BO874)
Glass scotch rye decanter with silver overlay. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1900. Bell-form bowl with baluster neck. Glass is thick and rusticated, and dark olive green to brown. Silver overlay in form of swaying heads of grain. Plain silver stopper with cork plug. Hallmark includes no. D2227. Very good condition and patina.

Dimensions: H 9 3/4 x D 5 in. BO874

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1347900 (stock #BO873)
Glass scotch whisky decanter with silver overlay. Made by Gorham in Providence, ca 1900. Bell-form bowl with baluster neck. Glass is thick and rusticated, and dark olive green to brown. Silver overlay in form of prickly, blossoming thistle. Plain silver stopper with cork plug. Hallmark includes no. D2223. Very good condition and patina.

Dimensions: H 9 3/4 x D 5 in. BO873

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1910 item #1347889 (stock #FC-1015)
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
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A large rectangular Japanese silver serving tray, its center finely stippled with boldly sculptured silver dragons writhing in and out of frothy waters...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #1347881 (stock #FC-1482)
Flying Cranes Antiques Ltd.
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A boldly carved soft metal tsuba of square form with rounded corners rendered with a misty nocturnal image on a matte shibuichi ground. On its surface an old gnarled pine tree grows by the banks of a stream, its textured woody surface with gilt lichen. In the background, a large gilt full moon is enveloped by clouds. (Pine trees, ubiquitous in Japanese art, denote longevity and often are paired with cranes. Incised signature of Ohmori Hidesada on a gilt plaque. This fine tsuba is in excellent c...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1910 item #1347880 (stock #FC-1477)
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A slim, tapered bronze vase with silver mounts and beautifully chiseled waterfalls cascading down rugged mountainsides. Rocky cragwork at the base of the vase add drama to its poetic vision. Motoki gold signature plaque on base. This elegant bronze vase is in very good condition, an excellent example of Meiji metalwork. Height: 12”, width: 4” Meiji Period, Japan