Antique Chinese Ming Dynasty (1368-1644 AD) cast bronze silvered circular mirror, devoid of decoration apart from its large knob and concentric ring and high rim.
MEASUREMENTS: Diameter: 14 cm (5 ½ in).
CONDITION: in good condition with old patina.
1. “Later Chinese Bronzes” by Rose Kerr
2. “Circles of Reflection” The Carter Collection of Chinese Bronze Mirrors
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Superb quality antique bronze sculpture of a muscular male nude Greek warrior. The warrior is wearing a classical helmet and is holding in his left hand an ellipsoidal shield while throwing a spear. This remarkable and powerful sculpture is executed with very fine details by the Polish sculptor F. Zwierzejewski, circa 1900. The sculpture is signed by the artist. It is in excellent condition with a nice old patina and is mounted on a marble base...
SOLD Rare Antique Turkish Ottoman or Polish Hungarian Mace Buzdygan Buzogányok 17th century
Rare antique 17th century Turkish Ottoman or Eastern European (Polish – Hungarian) horseman combat mace Buzdygan - Buzogányok with tubular iron head retained by a domed cap and fitted with six shaped flanges with an integral gold inlaid steel socket, fruitwood haft retaining its original silver and brass wire bands...
Antique Chinese Qing Dynasty jade pendant of elaborate form, carved and pierced with an archaic lion in the centre, the top surmounted by two mythical animals flanking the suspension hole.
CONDITION: In good condition.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 7.7 cm (3 in)...
Art Deco Bronze Sculpture of the Dragon, custom made (only one example) for the exhibition in Paris in 1923.The inscription reads: “a M. Jose Pontes. Gand 14/22 avril 1923”.
CONDITION: very good, nice old patina.
MEASUREMENTS: Length: 16 ¾ inches (42,5 cm). Height: 8 ¾ (22,3 cm). Width: 8 inches (20,3 cm).
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Authentic Antique American Civil War US officer's sword pattern 1850.
DETAILS: A cast brass semi basket guard decorated in open work with leaves and a floral pattern. A wooden grip covered in white metal imitating shark skin and bound with copper wire. A brass pommel engraved with leaves. A European import - German blade with two fullers etched on one side with the American eagle, foliage, and cannon. The ricasso is signed" Eisenhauer"...
The head is globular and studded with pyramidal spikes ( some spikes are missing), the top surmounted by a 3 inch spike. Made of steel with silver damascened decoration. Entire length; 31 1/2 inches.
A very fine Kard of unusually large dimensions; length 22 ¼ inches, width of blade 1 3/8. The steel blade is inscribed on both sides with a goat-like emblem and an inscription in Arabic. The handle is made of bone. The blade is pitted at a few spots, could have been cleaned by the previous owner.
Authentic Ancient Luristan bronze Sword circa 1200 -1000 BC. A flanged hilt and blade finely cast in one piece. A very fine example of an authentic Ancient Luristan bronze dagger, of elegant form, from the Bronze Age circa 1200 -1000 BC. A tapering double-edged blade, a shaped hilt with an elliptical pommel, hollowed on each face for a pair of grip-scales...
Antique 18th-19th century Indian dagger Khanjar. Solid steel hilt with scrolling quillions and curving pommel decorated in silver Koftgary floral pattern. A double-edged re curved steel blade with thickened point silver damascened with elephants and tigers figures among floral sprays and foliage in its black leather covered wooden scabbard. The overall length is 48cm(18 7/8 in).
A polychrome high glaze pottery stem dish Tazza Bangkok, Thailand 19th century. Beautifully decorated in hand painted floral design and foliage.
MEASUEMENTS: 9 ½ inches in diameter and 3 ½ high.
CONDITION: in good condition.
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Cigarette case made of silver, gold and enamel. It was a gift to someone special whose initials are EI; these initials are made of gold and riveted to the top lid. In background are signatures of the people who have founded this cigarettes case - are hand made in gold. On the back is a signature in gold, a hand chiseled coat of arms and Russian writing...