English sterling silver handled cane, handle bears the silver and maker's mark, haven't read the marking but believe it to be from late 19th/early 20th century period, having an rosewood shaft. Size; Handle measures 2 ” x 1 1/2”, Overall length of cane 36 inches. Condition Report; Several dings and dents to the handle area, sign of age wear to the shaft.
English sterling silver handled cane, handle bears the silver and maker's mark, haven't read the marking but believe it to be from late 19th/early 20th century period, having an ebonized shaft ending in a bronze ferrule. Size; Handle measures 2 ” x 1 1/2”, Overall length of cane 35 inches. Condition Report; Several dings to the handle area.
Antique 18th century George III English sterling Silver gilt Apostle Spoon, by William Collings, London 1774.ovoid bowl with tapering faceted stem, and topped by a figural apostle terminal.
Hallmarks: Marked with maker's mark in a rectangle punch WC for William Collings, London assay office. Lion passant, leopard’s head and date letter what correspond to 1774.
LENGTH: 18.1 cm (7 1/8 in)
WEIGHT in, approx: 51 grams. 1.3/4 troy oz...
Authentic antique 19th century dated 1825 .A.D. set of brass nesting apothecary's weights with hinged lid and containing a series of weights; each weight stamped in the interior with numbers and the date 1825. 1, 2, 4, 8, the interior of the master cup is stamped with 16...
Large German Silvered bronze inkwell-silver shows minor wear-ceramic retort is gone-no repairs-piece comes apart for transport-ca 1860s-very ornate and detailed casting with masks and rich intricate design-inkwell is surmounted by two putti on orbs--this is type of inkwell that was used at important official event signings- e.g.,treaties and surrender documents-11 inches in diameter and 9 inches high=believed to be unique
This is the first Basket Fired box we have come across in 45 years collecting
22.5 inches in HEIGHT
18 inches in DEPTH
17 inches in WIDTH
It was necessary to GOOGLE : "BASKET FIRED"
Here is a brief description of a basket fired.
China Artisan Style Basket-Fired Green Tea
To begin the processing of basket fired green tea, a small amount of fresh
leaf (about 2 lbs.) is placed in an upright bamboo or reed basket, u...
A fine example of an Early American Working Goose decoy.
24 inches by 15 inches
An Early American duck decoy
Measuring 13.5 by 5.75 inches.
A 19th C Fish shaped cutting board.
Dimensions: 18 inches by 5.75 inches
A very Early Waterbury Steeple Clock
The DIMENSIONS are 20 inches TALL.
and 10 inches in WIDTH.
Eight (8) Day Movement
In Good working condition
A late Victorian original gilt cast metal standup 11" desk or table thermometer complete with a cherub and fancy swing-out foot. It has a loop for hanging on a wall and the original mercury thermometer is intact and working fine. It is SIGNED B&H 3590 on the back, and it is in very good condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs other than some minor gilding loss and the loss of some of the silvering on the dial. We kind of like the BLOOD HEAT label...
Japanese silver mascot cane-Ca. 1890-Sizeable silver knob chased and engraved in high relief and very fine detail with an encircling dragon on the side and a round shield with traditional Fu calligraphy inscriptions conveying wishes of good luck and long life on the top. Rosewood shaft. Size; Handle measures 3 ¼” x 1 ¼”, Overall height of cane 36 1/4 inches. Excellent condition.
Japanese carved ivory dog day Cane-Ca. 1870-Ivory L-shaped handle fashioned in two pieces fit at an angle with the joining line concealed under a belt with buckle and carved at the front with the head of a whippet. The dog head is rendered in very high relief in the mannered style of the Italian Renaissance . malacca shaft with a white metal collar. Size; Handle measures 3 ¾” x 3 ½”, Overall height of cane 35 1/2 inches. Excellent condition.
Japanese carved ivory dog head-Ca. 1890-Upright ivory dog head with folded ears, well figured short haired fur, inset, tiny glass eyes, turned ivory collar, rosewood shaft and a stag horn ferrule. Size; Handle measures 2 ½” x 1 ¾”, Overall height of cane 37 inches. Excellent condition.
Japanese Ivory Rat Cane-Ca. 1880-Ivory knob precisely carved with a naturalistic rat study, tortoiseshell inlay in the eyes, honey malacca shaft and a metal ferrule. Size; Handle measures 1 ¾” x 1 ¼”, Overall height of cane 32 inches. Excellent condition.
Spectacular Elephant Cane-Ca. 1880-Substantial ivory knob carved in fine and naturalistic detail as a full bodied elephant on a tree trunk. The bulk animal is amazingly adapted to the form of the handle and comes on a rosewood shaft with silver collar and a stag horn ferrule. Size; Handle measures 3 ½” x 3”, Overall height of cane 38 ½ inches.
A Very nice Antique Pewter Measure
Nice 3 inch size
DIMENSION: 3 INCH
Very nice pewter SALT & PEPPER SHAKERS