Late Qajar or early Pahlavi Dynasty Persian circular shield Dhal- Separ made of iron decorated with Arabic calligraphy. In the center are four bosses, and rings on the back of the shield for rope – to hold the shield. Diameter; 16 ½ inches ( 42cm) Condition; Shield is rusty.
Antique, 18th century, Turkish Ottoman comb case. DETAILS: made of leather and velvet, finely executed with metallic thread embroidery (Gold or Silver), rectangular dark purple velvet front of the portfolio is embroidered with characteristics imperial Ottoman floral and leaves motives in twisted metal thread. The other side with dark purple velvet face is embroidered with stylized pelmets on the leather background...
Brass Sikh Guru Indian Brass Figurine, 19th century
18th century English round snuff box, made of boxwood. DETAILS: The lid is hand carved with the image of St. George on horse killing a dragon.
CONDITION: In good condition, with nice patina, no cracks or repairs, well fitted top.
MEASUREMENTS: Measuring 3 ¼inches (8,3 cm) across and 1 ¾ inches (4,5 cm) high.
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Ancient, Pre Columbian Jamacoaque Culture (200-600 AD) ceramic figure of seated nobleman.
CONDITION: in good condition considering its age, except for a crack in the middle section.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 10cm (4 inches).
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Antique Chinese Embroidered Silk Robe Qing Dynasty
Antique 18th century Chinese Qing Dynasty Imperial noblewoman’s Kesi Robe. A dark blue satin Silk embroidered in coloured floss silks with six flower-patterned roundels and two medallions on the chest and on the back with bats and butterflies in a landscape, flower springs. The lower border of diagonal bands and rounded billows represent a sea-wave with water rocks on the centre symbolizing the earth mountain...
Halfstocked Second Empire ( Napoleon II ) in remarkable condition cavalry carbine. Signed on the lock " Mre Imp. ale de Tulle". Brass and iron mountings are fully stamped with French military proof marks and numbers. The wooden stock is also stamped and on the side are carved Japanese characters. Circa 1860 AD. Lock in good working order, fully functional. Length; 28 ¾ inches.
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17th century bronze figure of four-armed Hindu deity probably lord Shiva seated in lalitasana, the posture of royal ease upon a throne and holds the trident, sword and a skull cup. Condition: fine cast with nice details, a very good green and brown age patina. Height: 5 in (12,8cm) Width: 5 1/8 inches (13cm).
SOLD A rare authentic antique American Civil War Confederate cavalry saber in the classic unmarked version that has lovingly been nicknamed by collectors as the “Dog River” Confederate cavalry saber that is patterned after the U.S. model 1840 cavalry known as the “wristbreaker”. They get this nickname because some of the unmarked cavalry sabers were made by the factory on the Dog River in Georgia...
Authentic antique 18th century Russian Orthodox brass center panel of folded icon “Virgin the Joy of All That Mourn”; in the centre The Virgin with a warder in her right hand with the groups of people on her sides. On the top part The Vernicle (Holy Face) with the Holy trinity flanked by two angels.
MEASUREMENTS: 9cm x 5.5cm (3 ½ in x 2 1/8 in)
CONDITION: in good condition considering its age, with nice old patina...
Ancient Egyptian Stone Mace made of hard stone, perhaps basalt, circa 2500 BC.
CONDITION: the mace is in good condition.
MEASUREMENTS: 3 ½ inches (9 cm) x 3 3/8 inches (8,5 cm).
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1907 pattern Australian bayonet with the scabbard dated 5- 42. The blade is made of steel and the grip is made of wood. The pommel is stamped C 36155 has an oil-hole. Leather scabbard with a steel throat and drag. In good condition. The blade is 16 7/8 inches long, overall length; 21 1/2 inches.
SOLD Antique 18th-19th century Islamic Arab sword Kattara from Oman. Details: An extremely long double-edged broad blade cut with short fuller on each side, the ricasso incised with a maker’s mark. A leather-covered hilt of characteristic tapering form with silver cap pommel decorated in repousee with foliage .The Kattara sword was very popular during the 18th century, amongst the Arab tribes of the Persian Gulf...
Important 18th century Persian dagger Jambiya from the Qajar Dynasty.
DETAILS: Double-edged curved blade with medial ridge and kened point, designed for piercing chain mail, made of superb quality Damascus steel wootz. An upper panel on each side carved with animals in a gold inlaid border. The waisted steel hilt is of typical form chiseled with busts of Persian kings and perching birds among flowers and rococo shells (European influence)...
A rare antique 18th century Persian gunpowder charging flask. Of superb quality made of hand forged Damascus steel Wootz, with a visible watered pattern, decorated with pierced arrangements of apertures, the stopper shaped in the form of a bird...
Antique pair of American spectacles made during Civil War period time, 19th century.
DETAILS: made of solid silver by Jos, Bevan Optician & Jeweler Williamsport, PA with original spectacle case engraved “Jos, Bevan Optician & Jeweler Williamsport, PA”
CONDITION: spectacles and the case are in good condition.
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Superb 18th century Museum Quality Persian dagger Jambiya from the Qajar Dynasty. DETAILS: A wavy double-edged curved steel blade with medial ridge and kened point, designed for piercing chain mail. A forte decorated on each side with chased in high relief panels in a gold inlaid border depicting a doe attacked by a lion. A waisted steel hilt of typical form chiseled with gold inlaid cartouches each enclosing perching birds among floral sprays...
Antique 19th century Chinese Ching Dynasty porcelain teapot and cover elegantly painted with raised enamel and bears the maker's seal as shown.
CONDITION: is in good condition except for one minor hair crack line on the opening of the teapot.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 4 ¾ inches (12cm).
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