SOLD Antique 19th century European hunting sword. Double – edged steel blade cut with a pair of long fullers on each side. Ebony hilt with gild brass crossguard with a pair of vertically recurved quillons with hound’s head terminals. Issuant from a central quillon - block, on one side a boar enclosed by a hunting horn; on the other side a stag enclosed by a hunting horn...
SOLD Antique 18th Century Ukrainian Zaporozhian Cossack or Russian Don Cossack mace Bulava of classic form hand forged entirely of iron with large globular head surmounted by bud finial and damascened in gold in the form of the cross on a silver inlaid ground with narrow collar linking it to the cylindrical haft with bulbous pommel.
The Bulava – mace was carried by the Ukrainian and Russian Cossacks commanders of the highest military rank as an insignia of the power and authorit...
Rare antique 18th century Turkish Ottoman Islamic dagger Kard.
DETAILS: A hilt of cylindrical form with a base and pommel in turban
form made of five pieces of a very high quality rust-brown tone Jade
with a fine granular texture and inlaid in gold with stylized
palmettes stars and zig-zag band motifs...
An 18thcentury Mughal Indian Bidriware Huqqa. Details: base of bell shape decorated in very fine silver designs. Measurements: 6 ¾ in (17,2cm) tall. Diameter: 6 ½ in (16,5 cm).
An exceptional antique 17th - 18th century Polish - Hungarian - Transylvanian Nobleman's sword belt made in the characteristic manner of belts produced in Hermannstadt - Nagyszeben, present day Romanian city Sibiu, which was an important center for the production of weapons and military equipment, not only for Hungary, but also for Central and Eastern Europe...
Rare Antique 19th century French second Empire Napoleon III period Cantinière Wooden Tonnelet canteen and shoulder – belt. An oval wooden barrel bound by four hand hammered iron hoops, painted with tricolours, with a brass grenade on the centre. Large brass movable suspension loops, with the original white leather shoulder-belt, adorned with two brass grenade badges, chain and lion mask attachments...
An adorable antique 19th century Chinese small teapot, beautifully decorated with scrolls and flowers.
MEASUREMENTS: approximately 8.6 cm tall ( 3 1/2 in ).
CONDITION: nice age patina, chip to the footring.
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Byzantine bronze reliquaries cross with a nice green patina, 6th-10th century AD.
MEASUREMENTS: Overall length: approximately 1 5/8 inches (4.1cm).
CONDITION: in good condition with showing its age patina.
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Antique Chinese Liao Dynasty (907-1125 AD) proto-porcelain celadon tripod censer potted of globular form supported on three cabriole legs and set at each side with a mask flanked by a pair of square tab handles rising above a lion-mask, the pierced top surmounted by crested lizard.
CONDITION: there are no cracks or repairs.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 12.7cm (5 in)...
Antique 19th century Chinese Qing Dynasty woman’s robe. A dark blue
satin Silk finely woven in patterned medallions with precious Buddhist
and Taoist emblems and auspicious motifs as two gold fish bordered by
bats and Peony’s. Embroidered in coloured floss satin silk with
phoenix birds and flowers, sleeves with yellow cuffs, panels heavily
embroidered with large Peony’s...
Antique elegant cane with a hidden whiskey flask, 19th century. Details: a hollow wooden cane containing its original long glass liquor flask, the handle is finished with copper knob and a collar which unscrews to allow access to the glass flask. This is a combination of a walking stick and a flask in one, providing to be a very useful, handsome, and discreet package.
MEASUREMENTS: Overall length 36 5/8 inches (93 cm) and the flask is 15 ¼ in (38,7cm) long...
17th -18th century European Baroque Lock. DETAILS: Beautifully hand hammered and hand chiseled from iron in the baroque style, iron plate is covered by pewter to prevent the corrosion of iron.
CONDITION: showing age and usage patina, missing key.
MEASUREMENTS:Length: 11 inches (28 cm), width 6 7/8 inches (17,5 cm).
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Late 19th century charcoal drawing of the head of an Arab stallion by Montgomery signed and dated 1896. This remarkable quality portrait of the horse is executed very realistically; the horse looks alive. It is a true work of art...
Very rare authentic well preserved ancient bronze horse bit Persian Achaemenid, circa 550-400 B.C. Composed of two separately cast crescent-shaped Cheek Pieces with knob terminals, large rings for bridle attachment, two pierced holes on each side and mouth piece made with two rods linked by the loops.
This rare object comes from an old Canadian collection of Antiquities and Art...
SOLD Exceptional Turkish large watercolor painting depicting the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul through trees, and on one side most probably the column of Constantine.
This is truly a work of art very well executed by a true artist, the painting is signed at the lower right corner, but unfortunately the signature cannot be read since it is faded. The first letter appears to be the letter “G”, perhaps someone with knowledge of Turkish art can identify the painter...
SOLD Authentic Antique 19th century Large Russian Cossack's / Caucasian dagger Kindjal. DETAILS: A waisted hilt with a dark horn grip-scales, with chased nielloed silver mounts, a broad tapering double-edged blade cut with a pair of slender fullers, in its original wooden scabbard covered in black leather with a large nielloed silver chape and locket, with a suspension mount chased in low relief with niello arabesque and foliage en suite with the hilt mounts...
19th century Qing Dynasty Chinese Export Famille-Rose huge vase brightly enamelled with two large rectangular panels enclosing an audience scene on the terrace, a dignitary seated at a table attended by aristocracy and two smaller panels with figures, divided by Buddhist lion cub handles painted on two sides with a profusion of flowers, birds and fruits. Condition; chips on the rim and a hairline cracks on the bottom, no repairs or restoration. Height: 18inches (45.7cm)...
Extremely fine Antique 19th century African wooden mask Chokwe peoples, Lunda Sul province, Angola, Angola. Condition: A nice old natural patina, broken at the top.
Measurements: 24 cm x 16 cm (9 1/2 in x 6 1/4 in).
REFERENSES: “Tribal Art” The Essential World Guide by Judith Miller, Page75, Value US$2,500-4,500
ALL ITEMS ARE GUARANTEED TO BE AUTHENTIC ANTIQUES, AND NOT REPRODUCTIONS.
ALL OUR ARTIFACTS ARE ACCOMPANIED BY A CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY.