Authentic Antique, circa 1600 AD, Japanese Samurai steel Helmet Kabuto with black finish.
DETAILS: Outstanding construction made of 32 steel plates with 160 rivets, on the front are two prongs for mounted heraldic moon, interior is with old brownish rust.
MEASUREMENTS: high: 17.8 cm (7 in) in highest point. Length: 30 cm (11 7/8 in) in longest point. Width: 25.5 cm (10 in) in widest point. Weight: 2 ½ pounds.
SOLD Antique made of pure silver plaque, 19th century, Persia. DETAILS: decorated in repousse and deeply engraved with Sasanian motifs depicting the Investiture of Bahram. Width: 4 5/8 in (11,8 cm). Height: 2 inches (5,2cm).
Rare Persian antique brazier made of hand forged iron, of octagonal form with eight feet and eight finials, sides decorated with turquoises, and with two handles in the form of a dragon.
CONDITION: signs of wear and used as could be expected from 16th -17th century brazier used as grill and heater.
MEASUREMENTS: Approx. 17 cm (6 ¾ in.) tall. Diameter: 12 in...
Rare sterling silver gilt Challenge Cup, inscribed: “CHALLENGE CUP PRESENTED BY HIS EXCELLENCY The Lord Byng of Vimy G.C.B GAWERNOR GENERAL OF CANADA TO DORVAL JOCKEY CLUB 1922”. On the other side is beautifully engraved coat of arms .The trophy is English made and stamped with London marks: leopard’s head, lion passant, manufacture mark and date letter what correspond to 1904-5. Cup stands about 7 ½ inches tall and is about 9.5" across the handles and about 10 ¼ in diameter...
An early Islamic simple bowl in Sung -Dynasty manner, Iran 10th Century. DETAILS: the earthenware body is covered in cream slip under a transparent iridescent glazed and standing on a low splayed foot.
CONDITION: broken and repaired, with nice age patina.
MEASUREMENTS: Diameter: 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm). Height: 1 5/8 in (4.2 cm)...
SOLD Antique 19th century Victorian paper knife - letter opener, in the form of a cavalry sword with a scabbard. The hilt is with a four bar guard, ribbed grip, with an integral back piece.
MEASUREMENTS: The overall length in the scabbard is approximately: 24.4 cm (9 5/8 in)...
Antique, 19th century, Qing Dynasty, pale celadon jade group carving of a monkey clambering on the back of a horse. Dimensions; length: 6, 5cm (2 ½ in), height: 5cm (2in).
Antique circa 1920 Chinese Art Deco pewter tea set of exquisite shape mounted with carved jade handles with dragon mounts. Removable lids surmounted by finials set with oval Cabochon Carnelian Stones. This is a 4 piece set including a Teapot, Sugar bowl, Creamer, and Tray, each piece is stamped on the base “CHINA”.
MEASUREMENTS: The teapot is 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in) tall, and 22 cm (8 5/8 in) from the tip of the handle to the tip of the spout...
Antique 18th century Turkish Ottoman Sword Yatagan-Yataghan with a rare style of hilt shaped in the Karabela manner. Formed of two pieces of brown horn scales enriched on the pommel with minute brass nails, retained by three iron rivets, and enclosed by metal straps, with silver facing decorated in repoussee scrolling foliage...
18th century Scottish basket- hilted Highlander sword, dated on the rear quillion and on the wooden grip 1741. Each side of the double-edged German blade, probably from the late 16th century, is marked with a maker’s mark- the running wolf of Passau. The steel hilt composed of plates pierced with hearts and. circles, and plain bars. Domed pommel with flutes and separate pommel button. Overall length: 36 ½ inches.
Antique 18th century parcel-gilt silver post - Byzantine orthodox pectoral reliquary cross with niello inlay crucified figure of Christ. The other side decorated with niello inlaid geometric patterns, on its original double chain adorned with charms.
MEASUREMENTS: Cross dimensions: Height: 6 cm (2 3/8 in). Width: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in)...
SOLD Antique Pre-Columbian carved Jade bird pendant Costa Rica Nicoya 500 – 800 AD
Height: 4.5cm (1 3/4 In)
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