This very attractive French watch holder is gilt bronze and marble. The decorative circular holder is mounted on a marble base with ball feet. It dates circa 1880. It is 4 inches high and 3 inches wide at the base.
This sweet day dress is made of organdy and has hand done embroidery and smocking. The edging is French lace with a ruffled hem. Two tiny buttons form the back closure. The underslip is made of the same fabric and has buttons at the shoulder making it easy to put on and take off. The gathered puffed sleeves and embroidered bib at the neck complete this perfect toddler dress. The dress measures 19 inches from the back neck to the bottom. It dates between 1900-1920. Mint condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1194071 (stock #P4-0327)
The outstanding decorative work on this pair of Old Paris porcelain vases exemplifies the tradition of Roccoco design. The vases are flared at the top, the backs being higher than the fronts. The body of the vases is white with pink, deep cobalt blue, and gilded elements in abundance. Four leaves are done in the dark blue while the corresponding flowers are white with gold detail. The vases measure 15 1/2 inches high at the back and 14 inches at the front...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1900 item #1193373 (stock #I1-G1203)
This popular transfer pattern was made by the English porcelain factory, Minton. The pattern is Indian Tree. The gravy boat comes with a shaped underplate. It is marked on the bottom. The date mark places it at 1872. No chips, cracks, or repairs.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1192036 (stock #V6-0313)
The Baltimore Company, James R. Armiger, made this pair of gorgeous sterling silver covered bowls. They are hand chased and have a very simple bottom with decorative edge and very ornate floral lids with rose finials. We are selling the bowls as a pair. James R. Armiger incorporated in 1896 and was out of business in the 1930's. We estimate these bowl to date from the very early years of production by this company. One bowl has a few very minor pit marks on the interior...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1192030 (stock #T15-10766)
The frame on this ornate bride's basket was made by the Wilcox Silver Co. circa 1880's. The frame holds a beautiful robin's egg blue satin glass basket with touches of cranberry around the double ruffled edge. The frame has a twisted rope handle with an ornate decoration on the top. These baskets were traditional wedding gifts in the Victorian era. The bowl has no chips, cracks, or repairs and is 10" in diameter...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1900 item #1191858 (stock #U9-1074)
Made from fine heavy French linen, we are offering these sachet pillows as a pair. The linen is from the 19th century. The pillows are filled with lovely scented French lavender. They measure 5 1/2 inches square. Very fine condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1900 item #1191851 (stock #U9-250)
Made of fine heavy French linen, this sheet measures 103" X 82.875". The top has a cross stitch monogram executed in red. Beautiful fabric in very fine condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1190779 (stock #S19-3513)
This is a fabulous chatelaine that was found in England and has a waist plaque that is classically decorated with a dancing girl and a goat. Five appendages are suspended from the central waist clip by substantial chain links. The pieces include, a circular pin disk, scent bottle, scissors in a sheath, a thimble bucket, and a needle case. The waist plaque is 2" X 1 3/4 inches. The length, at the longest point, is 12 inches. Excellent condition!!
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Cut Glass : Pre 1900 item #1188889 (stock #U2-496)
Libbey was one of the fine producers of American Brilliant cut glass. This ferner sits on four feet and measures 6 3/4 inches square. It is 4 3/4 inches high. No chips or cracks. Minor interior surface scratches.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1188888 (stock #P4-2013)
This gorgeous sterling silver bowl was hand chased and has a wide rim in a Repousse pattern. It dates circa 1890 and measures 12" X 7 3/4" X 2". It is in very fine condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1920 item #1188886 (stock #P2-6694)
The pattern name on this Staffordshire George Jones plate is, "Wild Rose." It features a country boating scene with a floral border all done in blue and white. It dates from 1874-1920 and measures 10 1/2 inches in diameter.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1188869 (stock #P11-0220)
Made by Simpson Hall & Miller, this Victorian mechanical butter dish dates circa 1890. The lid is suspended on a chain that raises when the ornate handle is moved downward. The piece drips with Victorian ornamentation. Complete with insert. The piece measures 12 inches high. Very fine condition with one tiny dent on the lid.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1920 item #1186734 (stock #G1-S6319)
This blue and white transfer milk pitcher was made by Booth's in England. The pattern name is, "Lovesloft Deer," and was made circa 1916-1917. It measures 5 3/4 inches high and has no chips, cracks, or repairs. Marked on the bottom.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : English : Pre 1900 item #1186731 (stock #SC11-0571755)
The detail on this angel skin coral cameo is extraordinary. The face is executed in high relief. The frame is 16K rose gold. The photos will show minimal irregularity in the shape of the frame. Otherwise, excellent conditon. It measures 1 3/8 inches by 1 1/4 inches
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Jewelry : American : Pre 1900 item #1186730 (stock #P1-7192)
This beautiful Victorian locket is suspended from a heavy gold filled chain. The pendant is fashioned in the traditional Victorian style. The front opens to reveal an oval, designed to hold a photo or lock of hair. The chain measures 7 1/2 inches to the first ring and the drop is 4 1/2 inches including the locket. Very fine condition. Circa 1880
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pre 1900 item #1186724 (stock #N3-E113c)
Griffen, Smith, & Hill was one of the most notable American companies making majolica in the late 1800's. This Etruscan majolica plate is a fine example of their work. It is know as a seaweed plate. It measures 8 1/2 inches in diameter. There is one tiny glaze pop - otherwise very fine condition. Marked on the back.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1900 item #1186553 (stock #V7-V249225)
The intricate ecru lace on this delicate fan dates from the Victorian era. It is applique lace from Belgium and is in excellent condition. It is 18 inches wide when opened and 9 1/2 inches high.