Beautiful antique Sterling Silver lid and etched glass body ladies vanity jar. The lid is hallmarked Birmingham 1901 925 with silversmiths H & C. The lid has a raised blank centered cartouche with birds, scrolls, leaves, and florals. The inside of the lid has a gold wash. The jar measures 2.5" high and 2" across. There are no chips or cracks to the glass and no dents to the silver. Just a beautiful jar!
A charming Sumakh flatweave Chanteh bag made of wool. With woven striped Kilim back. From an old Swiss collection. Condition: clean, few traces of usage, selvage wrapping partially lost. Dimension: c. 27.5 cm x 29.5 cm.
This set of 12 dessert plates was produced in the U.S. by Lenox in 1905. The monogram of HR stands for Helen Roebling, daughter of Ferdinand Roebling, prominent industrialist and developer in Trenton, New Jersey. The family was instrumental in the building of the Brooklyn Bridge and the manufacture of iron cable. The plates are artist signed by acclaimed artist William Morley. These fine quality porcelain plates measure 9 1/8 inches in diameter...
This porcelain compote was produced in Germany by the Donath Dresden decorating studio around 1900. It measures 9 1/8 inches in diameter and is 5 1/2 inches tall. The decoration on this piece is exciting to see. It is hand painted with bright, colorful flowers. In the center is a bouquet, garlands of flowers and a border of flowers in vivid abundance. Hand gilded accents enhance the design. Much of the design is repeated on the foot of the compote...
Staghorn corkscrew with sterling silver end cap mounts. Each mount has a foliate and shell design in high relief. The naturally textured and chunky horn creates a comfortable grip. American, circa 1900. Dimensions: 5 3/4" W., 5 7/8" L.
Stunning WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) Art Nouveau maiden bottle stand. A central figural profile among reticulated whiplash vines and tendrils adorns the elegant form. Illustrated in the firm's well-known 1906 catalogue, page 153. Made in Germany, circa 1900. Impressed marks beneath. Dimensions: 3 1/4" H., 4 1/8" W.
Bone china. White ground. Decorated with gilt fronds with blue flowers pendant from the rims. The cup stands 2 inches high and measures 3 1/2 inches in diameter. The saucer measures 5 1/2 inches in diameter. Both pieces bear the hand-written, fractional pattern number, 2/43, in red. In perfect, original, sound condition with no wear to the decoration. Please Note: the purchase price includes the cost of packing and postage via Royal Mail International Signed For service.
Bone china. White ground. Of shaped and moulded form. Decorated with three groups of hand-painted summer flowers in bright enamel colours, with alternate, smaller groups of blue flowers. The cup stands 2 1/2 inches high and measures 3 3/4 inches in diameter. The saucer measures 6 inches in diameter. Neither piece is marked. Both cup and saucer are in perfect, original, sound condition with no wear to the decoration...
In the 1600's Japanese men wore robes that had no pockets. Since they needed to carry personal items, they used containers that they hung from their sashes. Whatever the form of the container, the fastener that secured the cord at the top of the sash was a toggle called a netsuke. Later these toggles became popular collectibles and the Japanese began carving netsukes as artwork. People have collected these tiny works of art for many years...
Exquisite American Brilliant cut glass center bowl by Clark, circa turn of the century. The bowl features a geometric design and scalloped edge. It is signed on the bottom interior. The bowl measures 9" in diameter and 3 1/2" deep, and is in excellent condition. *Call our store to process order,
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Gorgeous sterling silver center bowl with brass flower frog, circa 1925. The sterling bowl is in the "Empire" pattern by Frank M. Whiting. This set measures 7 1/4" in diameter and 5 1/2" tall. It is in very good condition. *Call our store to process order,
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A Ming dynasty, Wanli period, blue and white big bowl, decorated with under glaze blue flower and tree motif at exterior, inner wall with branches of grape and center with flower spray motif, glazed base. Bowl is in good condition, no chip, no crack, no restoration. Size: 18.2 cm diameter, 9 cm height.
A sterling silver reticulated scrolling mount embellishes the end of the horn corkscrew. A beaded cap further enhances the horn tip. Hallmarks for Hamilton & Hamilton, Rhode Island, circa 1900. Dimensions: 5 3/8" W., 4 1/4" L.
Beautiful example of an antique blonde staghorn corkscrew with a sterling silver mount. The mount has abundant florals in high relief upon the waving edge. Walker bell. Made by J.F. Fradley in New York, circa 1900. Dimensions: 7 3/4" W., 6 3/4" L.
Beautiful 19th century Continental allegorical figurine representing “The Oceans”. Standing nude, possibly Amphitrite the goddess queen of the sea and the wife of King Poseidon. Fine detail all over with particular attention to the hands. 131/2” tall. Excellent condition.
Superb ovoid vase with round base,decorated with raised acanthus garland. The body has a blush ivory color with delicate hand colored flowers on the obverse and reverse. A two mask handle with gilt on each side. The base has the Royal Worcester backstamp with five dots , a 1895 date mark. 10 ½” tall and 5” wide. In excellent condition.
An exceptional large English Regency two-arm convex mirror, circa 1800-1820, with and ebonized eagle pediment above the circular frame with intertwined dolphins on the base, circa 1800-1820...
An extremely rare set of American Federal brass fireplace tools, with a serpentine fender, New York City, circa 1800-1810. Complete sets of American fireplace tools are very uncommon. This set must have been made for an unusually well-furnished home of a grand scale for the 1800-1815 era as the screen is 60″ long. The andirons are 20″ tall and 20.5″ deep. The screen is also 20″ tall. The form of the legs point to a New York origin.