SOLD Antique circa 1900 A.D. Italian bronze sculpture of a classical Greek athlete by the famous Chiurazzi Foundry in Naples. The sculpture with dark brown patina is superbly executed with stunning detail, eyes, hair, fingers, mounted on a rectangular base, signed with its circular foundry signature “Chiurazzi Napoli”.
DIMENSIONS: Approximately: Height: 53 cm (21 in)...
Ancient Amber -Brown glazed proto-porcelain ewer, Five Dynasties (907–960 AD). Details: well-rounded body with short cylindrical neck tapers upward to terminate in a dish-shaped mouth, with an arched handle and long curved spout.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 13.3 cm (5 ¼ in) Width handle to spout: 13 cm (5 1/8 in)
CONDITION: good; no cracks or restorations except for small damage to the handle...
Antique 18th century Eastern European flintlock holster pistol with a two-stage steel barrel engraved in the French taste and retained by a brass muzzle band. A steel lock beautifully hand chiseled with foliage. A walnut full stock carved with foliage and mounted with engraved brass furniture.
CONDITION: The pistol is in overall fine all original condition except for the broken end of the ramrod. All the parts of the pistol are original to the pistol...
17th century, Indo-Persian Bazu Band in typical Indian style.
DETAILS: forged from single piece of steel and hemispherical in section with a narrow horizontal ridge across the wrist, attached to the matching back-plate by hinges, both front and back plates are reinforced at their edges with an overlaid, serrated border decorated in brass.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 13 inches (33 cm)...
SOLD 18th – 19th century Indian silver figure of the horse made from numerous silver elements; legs, horn, tail, body and base
are made separately then soldered together; the figure is hollow.
In Hindu Mythology horse is the vehicle of Kendeh Rao an avatar of Shiva.
Dimensions: Height.5cm (2in) length.5,3cm (2 1/8 in)...
Antique Burmese bronze handmade bell, nicely ornate by skilled craftsmen, Burma, circa 19th century.
CONDITION: Very nice patina showing its age and usage, original clapper.
MEASUREMENTS: Approximately 3 ¼ inches (8.3 cm) tall.
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Antique 16th century German Saxon Hunting sword - waidblatt in excavated condition with a broad heavy fitted short single edge cleaver blade, an iron hilt comprised of an iron guard incised with lines and a broad tang with one remaining natural staghorn grip-scale retained by tree rivets.
MEASUREMENTS:Overall length: 41.5 cm (16 1/4 inches).
CONDITION: The waidblatt is rusty, the staghorn grip-scale is chipped and the other one is missing.
Antique early 20th century African horned wooden mask.
In good condition with nice old natural patina.
Measurements: 28cm x 18,5cm (11in x 7 1/4 in)
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19th century Qing Dynasty fine Jade carving of a bird mounted on wooden base. Height with stand: 7 ¾ inches .
18th century Chinese Ching Dynasty Blue and White Teapot. Teapot is in good condition; no cracks or repairs, except for chip on the spout. 7 1/8 inches tall (18cm).
18th century Austro –Hungarian grenadiers sword pattern 1765 with a typical 18th century eastern European hussar style brass hilt with a wooden grip bound with cord and covered with leather. The single-edged heavy blade is slightly curved. On the ricasso is stamped the letter “P”. The entire length of the sword is 29 inches in a straight line. Length of blade: 23 ½ inches. Width of blade: 1 ½ inches.
Antique 18th century Islamic Moroccan Arabian Sword Nimcha. Details: A solid steel hilt of classical shape forged in one piece with three down curving quillons decorated with gold koftgari, the grip is carved from a massive piece of rhino horn with a clear fibrous structure set with an engraved silver collar with a long slightly curved single edged steel blade cut with a pair of fullers. The sword comes with its original green velvet covered wooden scabbard...
SOLD Large Antique 19th century over 100 year old reliquary encased in a gilded wooden frame. The names of the saints whose relics are enclosed are written on a paper ribbon as follows:
St. Joseph, St. Pierre, Ab. St. Zotique, Ste.Placide,M...
This large antique Chinese pipe is beautifully hand carved with Fu dog, Chinese guardian lions known as Shishi (Imperial guardian lion). Flowers and waves in polychrome wood with brass ends...
A set of three antique 18th century Qing Dynasty Chinese Export Famille Rose Altar Fruits included Buddha's Hand.
MEASUREMENTS: (Citron) 15 cm (5 7/8 in) tall, and 9.5 cm (3 ¾ in) wide Pomegranate 9 cm (3 ½ in) tall by 8cm (3 1/8in) wide and another fruit 10 cm (4in) by 7cm (2 ¾ in).
CONDITION: good; no repairs or restorations except for minor chips.
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Antique Chinese 18th-19th century Qing Dynasty Porcelain snuff bottle of well-potted globular body and a short waisted neck covered with monochrome crackled pale pinkish glaze with its light brown translucent amber stopper. Good condition; no chips, cracks or repairs...
Brass Sikh Guru Indian Brass Figurine, 19th century
Antique 18th century Indo Persian Islamic armour arm guard (Bazuband) of characteristic form made of hand forged steel profusely chiselled in low relief with three medallions containing Persian figures, heightened with gold-damascened borders on a floral and vegetal ground deviated by lobed panels depicting various animals.
MEASUREMENTS: Length 31 cm (12 1/4 in). Width at the widest point: 10 cm (3 7/8 inches)...