All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1298226
This is a beautiful antique embossed postcard depicting George Washington, the first president of the United States, serving from 1789 to 1797, sitting on his white horse reflecting his famous quote, "First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen." This card is in excellent condition for its age dating back to early 1900. A U.S...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1900 item #1298154 (stock #10646)
EARLY SEA CAPTAIN’s LONG GLASS. Especially nice hand-held telescope made by the London maker T. Lorkin, as beautifully engraved in script near the eyepiece, “T. Lorkin, London, Day or Night.” This fine, olde English example has an early form single draw with wooden barrel and brass fittings. The wooden barrel is turned of a single piece of solid mahogany. The all original four lens optics produce a highly magnified, upright image of surprising clarity...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1920 item #1298144
102" in a case, width approx. 12 1/2 in. open
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1298082
This Piece is in Excellent Condition! and Fully Functional. The key opens both upper and lower compartments. Cash Drawer features 4 separate coin compartments and three p[paper currency compartments.. Opening of drawers force a clapper strike against a brass bell producing a crisp /sharp mechanical bell tone. Seems designed to be heard throughout a shop or place of business.. Dimensions:
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This handsome solid brass and walnut pharmacy Pill Machine was used by 19th Century Druggist and designed to increase a pharmacist’s pill production. The instrument consists of two parts. 1. A Slanted Base Plate with two solid brass side rails and a fluted brass strip with markings with graduated markings 2. A Roller with 4 brass wheels and a fluted strip matching the base plate strip. Steps in making a pill: 1...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1298078
A Large Victorian Period Walnut and Brass Table Top Stereoscope Slide Viewer c1870 and a Collection of 41 Assorted Slides. Both the stereoscope and the slide collection are in excellent condition. 
This Victorian Period Table-Top Stereo Viewer, is of French or English origin. In addition to the normal lenses for viewing stereo cards, it 
features a large magnifying glass for viewing cabinet cards...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298052
This is an exquisite early 20th century Chinese export cigarette case with raised design of two dragons beautifully seen in high relief. The cover of the box closes tight and the interior silver guard is present and in good shape. Some slight tarnish with minor hairline marks are visible. This stunning antique Chinese Export silver cigarette case is guaranteed to be solid silver, measures 114 mm x 78 mm x 14 mm and weighs 166 grams or 5.34 ounces.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298051
This is an exquisite French sterling silver cigarette case with niello decoration, gilt interior, and magnificent floral design throughout. Niello is a black compound of sulfur with silver, lead, or copper, used for filling in engraved designs in silver or other metals. This stunning cigarette case manifests beautifully the perfect crisp of the niello technique of creating black enamel design on silver...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298050
This magnificent silver sterling cigarette is manufactured by Horton & Allday Birmingham, England. It depicts five cherubs chased on a beautiful floral design and a monogram "H" on the reverse. The hinges and case are tight and well hallmarked. The age of this cigarette case is estimated between 1850 - 1899. This rare cigarette case is guaranteed to be % 95 silver with a silver mark on the push bottom...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298049
This magnificent cigarette case is in great condition with front and back impressively embossed with Dutch farm scene. The case is dated as 1917, hallmarked for Dutch 833 silver, and marked for maker VS, possibly Van Straten. It has no dents or sign of repair, the door closes tight, and the interior strap is present and in good condition. Three cigarettes rolled with tobacco are included in this box...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298048
This is a rare antique cigarette box embellished with a painted enameled scene depicting seven fox hunters and their beagle dogs in a countryside landscape. A tight knit pattern with stripes embellishes the front edges as well as the reverse side of this unique cigarette case. This magnificent cigarette case is hallmarked and in mint condition with a cover that closes tight. It has a classic form with sharp cut edged corners and silver interior...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298046
This is a fine antique Chinese Export cigarette box depicting a beautiful engraved design of a dragon and bamboo on a textured front and reverse motif. This cigarette case is in excellent condition, has no dents or sign of repair, and the door closes tight. It measures 82 mm x 60 mm x 16 mm and weighs 80 grams. With its superb craftsmanship, it is indeed an absolute treasure for a passionate cigarette case collector.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298045
This is a fine antique middle eastern cigarette box depicting a beautiful woman dancer on a fine textured motif. This rare cigarette case is guaranteed to be % 95 silver with a silver mark on the push bottom. It is indeed a true illustration of a fine craftsmanship. It has no dents or sign of repair, the door closes tight, and the interior strap is present and in good condition...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298043
This fine vintage German Repoussé box depicts a pleasant scene in a village landscape. This box might have been used for cigarettes as well as carrying cards. It has some hairline marks on the reverse. A beautiful spiral pattern is repeated on the reverse with repoussé motives engraved throughout the edges. The cover of the case closes tight. This vintage German box is guaranteed to be silver with an engraving of 800 visible on the reverse...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298042
This is a rare antique cigarette box depicting three mermaids in super high relief, swimming in a sea landscape with a vine engraving initials of RS in the reverse. This magnificent cigarette case is hallmarked 925, in mint condition with a cover that closes tight. The inner holder is spring loaded. It has a classic form with soft corners, nice throughout patina, and gilt interior. It measures 80 mm x 80 mm x 9 mm and weighs 84 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1298041
This is a fine antique Indian cigarette case depicting in high relief three goddesses dancing in a beautiful textured background. The inverse features a different scene with a doctor/healer and his patient. This rare Indian cigarette case is guaranteed to be silver. It is indeed a true illustration of a fine craftsmanship. It has no dents or sign of repair, the door closes tight, and the interior straps are present and in good condition...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298040
This is a fine antique Indian cigarette box depicting an anecdotal scenery of four warriors beautifully designed on the front and reverse in a pleasant sea and forest landscape. This rare antique Indian cigarette case is guaranteed to be silver with a silver repoussé interior. It is indeed a true illustration of a fine craftsmanship. It has no dents or sign of repair and the door closes tight...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1298039
This is an exquisite British Art Nouveau solid silver cigarette case with the profile of a woman in floral design. The Vienna Secession was formed in 1897 by a group of Austrian artists who had resigned from the Association of Austrian Artists, housed in the Vienna KĂĽnstlerhaus. This movement included painters, sculptors, and architects. The cover of the box closes tight and the interior straps are present and in good shape. This magnificent piece is fine sterling silver. It is indeed...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298038
This is a rare antique Russian silver cigarette box from the Soviet Russia era featuring a repoussé of three birds and a riffle with a monogram initial of KM on the front. This unique cigarette case is in perfect condition with a cover that closes tight and two straps that are present and in good shape. The case also has a classic form with gilt interior repoussé design. Some outside hairline marks and interior scratches are visible. This beautiful piece is guaranteed to be silver, me...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298037
This magnificent antique Russian silver cigarette case has a classic design depicting two golden retriever dog companions repoussé in a nature landscape. This cigarette case is in perfect condition with a green push bottom and a cover that closes tight. It has a classic form with soft rounded corners and gilt interior design. Some hairline marks and interior scratches are visible on reverse as well. The interior green straps are present and in good shape. This beautiful piece is fine s...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298036
This is a gorgeous and rare antique sterling silver enamel card case made by E. J. Trevitt & Sons depicting beautiful "butterfly dancers" after the artwork of the German sculptor Johann Philipp Ferdinand Preiss (1882 – 1943). E.J. Trevitt & Sons or T & S are registered in 1900 in the cities of Chester and Birmingham in England. They lasted until 1935. All of their work were of very high quality detailed on box, card case, cigarette case, comb, match book holder, napkin ring, sovereign case...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298034
This is a stunning early 1900 German hand chased cigarette case with incredible details of a bronzed German Shepard dog framed in circle. This cigarette case is in perfect condition with gilt interior and some hairline marks visible throughout. It measures 87 mm x 83 mm x 10 mm and weighs 96 grams. This beautiful antique German solid silver cigarette case is indeed a true illustration of a fine craftsmanship and an absolute treasure for a passionate collector.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1298032
This is an exquisite antique Chinese Export solid silver cigarette box with dragon detailing, hallmarked by Wang Nam & Co of Hong Kong circa 1890. The repoussé of a half dragon is beautifully depicted on the front where his tail is embellishing the semi shiny side of the reverse. This cigarette case is in perfect condition with a cover that closes tight. It has a classic form with soft rounded corners and impression of a gilt interior design. Some interior hairline marks and scratches ...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1298031
This is an exquisite antique Art Nouveau silver plated cigarette box depicting a beautifully repoussé girl on a unicycle with wings tossing rose pedals while a cherub holds her flowers. The box is signed as 'Dropsy' who was a renowned French engraver. This is a beautiful antique French Art Nouveau signed by the famous engraver Emile Dropsy (1858-1923). The simplicity and sincerity of his style have enhanced Dropsy's reputation over the years and he is now considered to be one of the great ar...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1298030
This is an exquisite Imperial Russian silver cigarette case vesta box monogrammed in shaded enamel, quiet heavy for its size, depicting fine scroll of enamel work with flowers and leaves in shades of blue, light blue, turquoise, green, white, and red. Matte gilt interior, push clasp, hallmarked on both sides of the case are unique to this magnificent Imperial Russian silver case. This beautiful piece is guarantee to be authentic, measures 112 mm x 72 mm x 14 mm and weighs 156 grams. This ...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1298029
This magnificent antique Russian silver cigarette case from the early 20th century has a classic patina design depicting two golden retriever dog companions repoussé in a nature landscape. This cigarette case is in perfect condition with a red push bottom and a cover that closes tight. It has a classic form with soft rounded corners and gilt interior design. Some hairline marks and interior scratches are visible on reverse as well. The interior straps are present and in good shape. Thi...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1298028
This is a rare late 19th century antique silver Chinese Export cigarette case depicting a dragon surrounding the sun. A fine textured motif embellishes the front and the reverse of this stunning cigarette box with a calligraphy encircled by bamboo design on a sating hammered background. This cigarette case is in perfect condition with a cover that closes tight. It has a classic form with soft rounded corners and gilt interior design. This exquisite antique Chinese Export silver cigarett...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298027
This is a beautiful English hallmarked silver cigarette case dated 1918 from Chester made by E. J. Trevitt & Sons, in rectangular shape with a side hinged lid and push bottom catch to open. E. J. Trevitt & Sons or T & S are registered in 1900 in the cities of Chester and Birmingham in England. They lasted until 1935. All of their work are of very high quality detailed on box, card case, cigarette case, comb, match book holder, napkin ring, sovereign case, vanity jar top, and vesta. The fr...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298025
This is a vintage Dutch 830 silver matchbox cover in pristine condition with a three dimensional remarkable depiction of a three masted Fluyt (Dutch type of sailing vessel originally designed as a dedicated cargo vessel. Originating in the Netherlands in the 16th century). The three remaining panels are beautifully decorated with floral scroll work. This stunning matchbox cover is marked with a purity guarantee of 830 fine silver from an unidentified Dutch makers mark. It is in very fi...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1298024
This magnificent German erotic antique Art Nouveau silver cigarette case has a classic form with soft edged corners depicting the beautiful painting of September Morn (Matinée de Septembre) by Paul Émile Chabas, the French painter of the early 1900. A gorgeous fine motif also decorates the contour of this scenery. The case opens and closes securely with some hairline marks and raised spots visible on reverse. Some interior scratches are also present. The interior guards are in good shape. ...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1298021
This is a stunning early 20th century Chinese silver cigarette case depicting a magnificent raised design of two dragons dueling around a sun embellished by two flowers on each corner. This case opens and closes securely with some hairline marks and shallow dents visible across which are normal for its age. This exquisite antique antique Chinese silver cigarette case is guaranteed to be silver. It is indeed a true illustration of a fine craftsmanship and an absolute treasure for a serio...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1298013
This is a rare antique cigarette box from circa 1902 embellished with a painted enameled scene depicting three jockeys in a countryside landscape. A tight knit pattern embellishes the front edges as well as the reverse side of this unique cigarette case. This magnificent cigarette case has no dents, damage, or sign of repair with a cover that closes tight. The enamel is in pristine condition with no chips, cracks, or damage. This antique cigarette case is indeed an illustration of a su...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1298010
This is a fine antique Russian repoussé case from 1890 depicting an anecdotal scenery of a father and son fighting over a young bride in a village landscape. A nice light green patina embellishes the front of this cigarette case. This antique Russian repoussé cigarette case is guaranteed to be silver with an interior gilt. It is indeed a true illustration of a fine craftsmanship. It has no dents or sign of repair and the door closes tight. It measures 110 mm x 75 mm x 14 mm and weigh...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1298000
This magnificent 1890 German antique Art Nouveau silver cigarette case with vesta have a classic form depicting in fine style two beautiful swans on a lac embellished with lilies and leaves. The matching vesta with its identical design as the cigarette case makes a one-of-a-kind addition to this set. Both case and matching vesta open and close securely. The interior guards are present and in good shape. This beautiful set is fine sterling silver marked 800 and weighs 68 grams. The cigarett...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1297998
This is a stunning Russian sterling silver cigarette case with tight-knit geometrical pattern throughout in high relief and gilt interior. The case has a smooth touch with classical soft and rounded corners. The cover closes tight and the interior guards are present. This one-of-a-kind piece is in pristine condition with a superb craftsmanship and guaranteed to be sterling silver. It measures 83 mm x 40 mm x 25 mm and weighs 94 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1297890
This is a stunning early 20th century Chinese silver dragon and sun cigarette case. This magnificent gold wash interior case features a dragon beautifully engraved in high relief surrounding a sun. This cigarette case is in perfect condition with a cover that closes tight. A couple of minor hairlines are visible inside. This exquisite antique Chinese silver cigarette case is guaranteed to be silver, measures 115 mm x 79 mm x 9 mm and weighs 138 grams.