An early to mid 19th century turned yew (or fruit) wood covered gaming cup with 9 hand carved and painted bone die c1820-50. The box retains some of its original red stain and it measures 2-1/8" tall and 1-1/4" across the top. The dice are also 19th century vintage, and measure 3/8" (largest), 5/16" (medium) and the remaining seven are 1/4" across...
This is an Art Deco Era Pocket Watch from a Virginia, USA Estate. One of Many Watches recently acquired. This WATCH Does Run; however, is missing a Dial. MOVEMENT reads: A592507/ ADJUSTED/ ILLINOIS SPRINGFIELD WATCH CO./ 17 JEWELS. Metallic Dial needs light repaint. Being Sold As is As Found.
Fantastic Italian bronze figural clock with marble base. 27"H x 22"W x 9"D
From a recently acquired Collection of Antique & Estate Pocket & Wrist Watches ........this is an ILLINOIS ANTIQUE POCKET WATCH.
Dial reads: ILLINOIS WATCH CO. SPRINGFIELD, USA. 15JEWELS 2629773.
This Watch currently not running but can set. Guaranteed 20 Years Case Philadelphia Watch Case Co.
A cross-banded burled mahogany top w/ebonized trim, pull out drawer, slip in pen tray, handle, and 2 large inkwells on bun feet. Slight rubbing in areas and inkwells have a few tiny nicks. 13" x 8 1/2" x 6 1/2" ( to top of handle) Inkwells 2 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 3 1/4" England Late 19th. century.
This is an ANTIQUE AMERICAN WALTHAM 16 SIZE HUNTER'S CASE POCKET WATCH. From a Large Collection of Antique & Estate Pocket Watches recently acquired the Dial reads: Am. Watch Co./ Waltham. Movement reads: 3297814/ SAFETY PINION. American Waltham Watch Co. Running but weakly; still sets nicely... Case does have wear.... Excellent Conversion Watch
Of superb quality and in excellent condition is this French desk ornament that opens to reveal an ink pot, sander, two seal pots and four quill stands, with their removable rack. Including the rouge royale marble base, the finely detailed piece of circa 1800 is about six inches tall and of 4-3/4-inch diameter. An elegant addition to a classical setting.
This is an ANTIQUE VERMEIL STERLING LORGNETTE and was a gift to someone's Mother ca. 1880 -
1900. Designed with Baroque curls around the Case that holds the Glasses. The Handle is hollow with a Ring to suspend this piece from a Chain or Necklace. Opens and Closes smoothly ...EXCELLENT Condition. Measurements 4 3/4" X 1 3/8" at the top X 7/16" case width. Clearly marked STERLING on the side. DESIRABLE and Hard to Find ANTIQUE LORGNETTE
Offered for sale is a delightful late 19th century cast iron apothecary cork press in the rare form of the SLEEPING DOG. Originating from an early upstate New York country store, the cork press presents wonderful appeal to those who collect early pharmacy objects and those who fancy canines.
The surface sports a vintage patina with traces of rust still present.
This appealing cork press measures 9.25ï¿½ long and is untouched original ï¿½as foundï¿½ undamaged condition...
Antique English Yacht Gig Ship c1860 to 1880. This "English Yacht Gig Ship model" measures 20 inches long by 8 and one half inches wide and is 9 and one half inches high overall. The boat measure 16 and one half inches long and is 3 inches high and 5 and one half inches wide. The oars are 9 inches long and half an inch at the end and the gaff measures 10 and one half inches long and one eighth inch wide at the end. Intricate detail, this Shipping extra...
This is a sterling three piece carving set with a small floral design on handles, circa 1920. The knife and sharpener have dents on the bottom of the handles. The knife has dents in the middle of the handle, and all three pieces have small dents accordant with age. The knife is 14 1/2 inches long and 1 5/8 inches wide. The tong is 10 3/4 inches long and 1 5/8 inches wide...
This is a shaving brush and sterling silver case by Gorham Silver Co., circa 1800. It has engraved initials of "F. J. C.". The brush is 4 inches long. The case is 6 1/2 inches long. It has a minor crack in the crease of the casing and minor dents accordant with age.
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A remarkable concert violin in wonderful condition with beautiful sound, originally thought to be School of, but now accepted as being made by Jean Baptiste Deshayes Salomon; varnish is all original, the neck is grafted; one small crack top right of back and one small rib crack, both repaired by W.E. Hills and Sons, London, who also issued the certificate shown in the photos; 36.8 cm back length, 32.7 cm string length
This is a LADIES ART DECO ERA PLATINUM DIAMONDS WRIST WATCH from a Washington D.C. Estate. The size is 13/16" X 9/16", 1 1/8" long lug to lug. There are 26 accent DIAMONDS on the edge of the Case, single cut stones weighing approximately 1/4 Carat.
The Back is engraved LLK from LAK. Note the black cloth strap with a small St. Christopher enamel medal attached. A Quartz Movement has been installed in this Watch (found originally with a movement that could not be saved) ...
Offered for your consideration is a fabulous, large size, 19th century apothecary bottle sporting a fancy gold & black lettered painted glass label marked “P. ALOE. et CAN.”!
This hand blown, 12 inch tall bottle has a deep pontilled base and is in fine condition. The ground glass stopper has a few unobtrusive interior edge chips.
The label under glass (LUG) applied label is in very good condition, complete and some minor ‘crackling’ of the painted surface...
A wonderful aide de memoir (carnet de bal) of brushed steel with gilded embellishments allowing a pattern of foliage to show through from the metal beneath. On the front, reverse painted on glass, is an extremely detailed scene of the Tuilleries, with the Louvre in the background. 3 3/4" by 2 3/8"
Offered for sale is a neat 19th century apothecary bottle – TINCT. COLCH. SEM. - sporting a white with gold bordered painted glass label!
The 8.5 inch tall bottle has the manufacturer's letters “W.T.CO. – Pat. 1889 - USA” embossed on the base.
This label under glass (LUG) tincture bottle is in fine condition. The stopper sports ground glass construction as well...
Offered for sale is a 19th century, medium-sized, apothecary pharmacy bottle sporting “DILUTE SULPHURIC ACID” on the label under glass label!
The 8.25 inch tall bottle is marked on the base “WN WALTON PAT. SEP 23 1862", and is of early blown glass construction. The fancy, recessed, applied label is complete and is in very nice condition. The stopper is of ground glass construction and is in very good order as well.
The inside of the bottle is clean. Very nice indeed!