Nothing represents the decadence of the early 1900s better than this wonderfully crafted 14 karat yellow gold bonbon spoon. The handle has an elegantly elongated wreath design and the bowl of the spoon has been decoratively pierced by masterful craftsmen of the period. The length of the spoon is 4 5/8” and the width at the widest part is 1 7/8”.
A great present for the person who has everything! These 18 karat yellow gold Tiffany & Co. sugar tongs are nearly a century old. They can be used as part of a tea or coffee service or delicately place ice into very fancy drinks. The length of the tongs is 4” and the width at the widest part on top is ½”.
Handle of horn in the shape of a hand on a tree branch shaft with original wrist chain, mid 19th century. Length 39". We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL, THE CAPE COD ANTIQUE DEALERS ASSOCIATION **
A staff with carved ivory knob handle in the form of a chick being hatched from an egg, maple shaft, late 19th century. Height 51". We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL, THE CAPE COD ANTIQUE DEALERS ASSOCIATION **
This is a WALTHAM PREMIER VANGUARD 23JEWEL OPEN FACE POCKET WATCH. Gold Filled Case. See jpgs .... haven't finished all the details but collectors can fill in dates, etc... Lever set .. Runs Fine
An item both subtle and ostentatious, this elegant novelty once graced the lapel of a 19th Century dandy. In fine running condition, the winder is set an extraordinary distance above the works to allow for easy display. The silver case is hallmarked Bern Switzerland, .935 purity.
A CHINESE “EATING KIT”. This example consists of a dark brown hardwood case containing a steel knife and a pair of chopsticks, the case capped at the end in brass and bound together with three sets of triple brass bands and a brass lip and inlaid with a pair of narrow rectangular bands, the wooden knife handle embellished with two reticulated, inlaid brass circular decorations...
This one-of-a-kind desk accessory is rare and unique. An antique Victorian sterling silver wax seal with petrified tooth-form handle, Monogram EMQ, banding marked STERLING and 925/1000, American, C.1890. Size: 3 5/8" x 1/2"; Condition is excellent.
JUST REDUCED TO $20.00---Silver on Copper very interesting and unusual Cobalt Glass Open Salt Cellar. This piece is marked with what appears to look like "A.M." in a Diamond and "M.I.I." in a diamond along with mark that I can not read. Appears to be dutch in origin and I would date it to late 19TH or Early 20TH Century This silver boat shaped salt stands on four legs. It has a Cathedral Arch openwork pattern around the sides...
On a cold October day in 1977, an auction of the former estate of Dr. T.D.M. Wilson of Washington, Pennsylvania, took place. The last surviving relative to live in Dr. Wilson's former 1890 mansion had moved to smaller quarters, and many artifacts reflecting the Wilson's family history had to be auctioned off.
Dr. T.D.M. Wilson graduated from Jefferson Medical College in 1875, and the following offered items from this estate auction provide an historical glimpse into his long medical career...
Finely detailed elaborate lacquerwork makes this drum a work of art. Made of leather and wood from the Shanxi Province circa 18th to 19th century. Diameter is 22", 15 1/2 " tall.
Rare antique Scotch Compass -1900 or earlier-in brass housing-no condition problems-clean piece-diameter 10.5 with mounting ring 12 inches-6 inches deep-no condition problem-compass floats-marked on face- Christies & Wilson--Glascow-
Exceptional antique French pierced and gilt metal inkstand with over-all Gothic arch decoration; the rectangular top opening to a fitted interior with two removable pen wells and four crystal inkwells (one repaired). Circa 1840-1860.
Chelsea PILOT ADMIRAL Ship's Bell CLOCK and MATCHING BAROMETER with THERMOMETER
The PILOT Admiral Model
Chelsea clock Serial Number is 237995 (1935-1939).
Antique Carved Wood Cane in the Form of a Dog's Head, with glass eyes, and a spotted malacca shaft.
Pommel Length : 3.75"
Cane Length : 37"
This is an English ironstone mold from the 19th c. depicting a sleeping lion, and in excellent condition. The mold measures 5-5/8 inches by 4-1/2 inches across the top, and is 4 inches tall. There are no chips, cracks, repairs or stains, although the mold is crazed all over.
A 19th c. ironstone mold originally used to form individual servings (aspic, perhaps?) The mold is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, or repairs. It measures 3 inches in diameter and 2-1/4 inches high.
An unusual crystal desk item for receipts in a highly visible blue cut and faceted crystal. The same genre and period of the brilliant blue inkwells. American Excellent condition. 6 x 2.75 inches