Lyre guitar, French, C.1830. The Lyre Guitar is one of the most beautifully designed instruments ever created. This museum quality instrument is extremely rare and would be the focal point of any room.
Pair of 18th century French engravings, one signed "Le recontre" and the other " "La flotte" 13.5 inch x 10.5 inch frames. Ship motif
Fabulous large Polyphon music box with beautiful marquetry flowers on the lid. This walnut and burl music box is one of the best I've ever seen. It measures 25" wide x 27" deep x 14" tall. It comes with ten 19 1/2" discs and is in beautiful condition.
19th Century Human Skull; Western European (Likely British) Male; Subject Deceased c...
Beautiful exotic wood case with cylinder music box that has bells, drums and castanets. It plays 10 tunes on the cylinder, but unfortunately I don't know what they are as the list of them disappeared a long time ago. The sound is great, and the case is lovely rosewood. We believe the box to be a Sublime, but there is no makers name any place onthe box that we can see. The lid of the box is slightly warped and has been cracked and fixed, but everything else is in beautiful working condition...
Some times great things come in small packages. Offered is a graphically appealing 1920 patent medicine sporting a wonderful label. This unwrapped tonic bottle measures about 3.5 inches and like many patent medicines claims to treat more than one condition. If you need a blood and nerve or anemia remedy, this is it.
The label is complete, a bit faded in one area (red printed portion) but otherwise sports great lithography.
A fabulous group of four vintage, Opium narcotic, pharmacy poison bottles all of which are empty of original contents. The bottles are offered for individual sale and are each priced separately.***
*** ONLY THE DOVERS POWDER BOTTLE IS AVAILABLE ***
Each beauty sports an original label and is in good to very nice condition.
Dovers Powder (opium) = $95.00...
Offered is a singular, fabulous, highly decorative, 19th century apothecary / pharmacy show globe that was once part of a pair of globes that hung in a New York City pharmacy shoppe since the early 1930's! The globe was acquired from an individual who owned the pair since the early 1960s!
This fabulous show globe sports a hand-blown, glass globe that is surrounded and adorned by very fancy, plated brass. The globe measures 22 inches high from the bottom finial to the top...
A Victorian or Edwardian Ladies Remontoir (10 Ruby) Pocket Watch with finely Enameled Dial and 18 Carat Gold Case. This watch was made in France during either the late 19th or early 20th Century, circa 1875-1910.
Condition: very good - there is minor age wear to the case; the dial is in excellent undamaged condition and the movement is in very good working order.
2.5cm (1 inch) diameter
Total weight: 21 grams (0.75 ounces)
Rare Art Nouveau sterling silver dipping pen with lily-of-the-valley pattern on both sides. Hallmarked, it is in excellent condition and measures 8.25" long. Dates late 19th C
Offered is a wonderful, AC Daniels, veterinary medicine cabinet seldom found in this condition! The oak cabinet comes complete with a colorful, visually graphic, tin, front panel and an interior, heavy paper advertisement.
The condition of the cabinet is very good with some exterior damage to the top back portion. The finish appears original and the interior is good. The door opens and closes easily. The tin is good with wear commensurate with its age...
Beautifully detailed bronze clock with cherubs on either side. It measures 22" long x 20" tall x 8" deep. It is signed (see photo), and from Paris. It is in as found working condition, but could definitely benefit from a good cleaning.
Lovely Regina music box, circa 1890, #53653, mahogany with pencil inlay and mother of pearl. Both the music box and the case are in perfect working condition, has a double comb, and it comes with 32 15 1/2" discs. The actual size of the music box itself is 13" tall x 21" wide x l8 1/2" deep.
Big Boy Toy: Hinged wood bow having three hand-colored paper scales, circa 1800, the lid with alphabetical table of European cities and their latitudes, the vertical face with printed scale, the horizontal face with a central inset compass and hour scale in Roman and Arabic numerals. Glass cover over the dial, unsigned. Measures 3 3/8 in. x 2 in. Condition: Paper toned and with loss, missing string gnomon, one latch missing, flakes to glass cover. 3 3/8 inches x 2 inches
A small copper (tea) kettle made by Edward Villiers Wilkes (E.V.W.), 12 Lower Priory, near Colmore Circus,Birmingham (United Kingdom), whose retail customers included Harrods of London. This item was made mid to late 19th Century, circa 1850-1900.
Condition: very good - minor bumps and dents but no damages, losses or repairs.
19cm (7.5inches) long; 17cm (6.7inches) high.
One of the best fitted, Homeopathic Doctor's case I have yet to offer, now ready for your collection.
The Boericke & Tafel Company is presently a premier supplier of homeopathic medicines and is also one of the country’s oldest homeopathic companies, having begun its manufacturing enterprise back in 1853.
Dating to the 1880's, the handsome mahogany case is complete with 103 unused bottles sporting paper and cork top labels. This rarity comes complete with its original key...
Offered is a fabulous, appealing, four drawer, late 19th century, pharmacy label cabinet!
This very well-made, heavy, wooden cabinet sports small, typed labels on the front of the cabinet above each large drawer indicating the label contents of that particular drawer. Each individual drawer contains 18 compartments, most of which continue to retain their original labels from the early, B.O. Heath Pharmacy, Rochester, New York...
A antique 19th century English Royal Navy Blunderbuss gun percussion cap c. 1860 all original in good antique condition.