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All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1920 item #1287790 (stock #T 1800)
Antique silver button collectors look at this set of four antique Far Eastern Chinese export foo dog lion or dragon motif repousse chased unmarked silver buttons. Although unmarked, they test at least 90% silver, yet may be sterling.
20mm across and look at that ferocity! 3mm holloware thickness.
The silversmith cut the front and backs, hammered and chased the front figural details, then attached the front and backs together...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Hardstones : Pre 1940 item #1285462 (stock #T 1799 A B)
Select from two old Chinese lots: (A) Reticulated jade or jadeite double sided pendant plaque open work carved hard stone with an Asian man carved on both sides.
20 grams white to light soft sage with touches of light tan yellowish russet on some edges.
Ice cold to touch, has a good gloss and a nice "clink" when clinked against an old nephrite carving.
57 X 40 X 4mm...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1283957 (stock #T 1798)
English enamel sterling silver collectors note the letters, Ltd. anchor, lion and L marks on this quintessential Art Deco intact black and white top or lid with glossy bermuda blue inside. 35 grams.
5 3/4" X 1 1/2" X 1/4". Black and pearlized white in a beautiful condition, with defined fabric look designs between the lines.
35 grams or 1.2 oz...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1910 item #1179879 (stock #T 1770)
Instant antique button collection. One 27 piece lot of fancy ornate 1880s Victorian some vintage some antique metal button with cut steel rivets:
(A) Some painted & 1" steel cup;
(B) Some painted filigree Czech (?) & 1" stl cup, plus;
(C) T W & W Paris & Deponirt, dyed pearl, plus...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1900 item #1179832 (stock #T 1769 A B)
Antique picture buttons part of a collection ending in the late 70s. Until now, these have never seen the internet light of day. Select either or both lots:
(A) 14 pc net collection Victorian picture button themes: putti dragonfly, angel swing, putto fountain, angel wall, Paris back Aesop's wolf & crane, FOP, bird fence steel, neptune, mill tower bridge, charter oak, train tunnel, Sheba, Eliezer well camel, fan hand, etc...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1900 item #1179830 (stock #T1768 abcd)
Four lots priced at $59 each, please view special below:
(A) Antique Victorian engraved handkerchief corner 3 pc construction, brass, 12 facet cut steel pictorial ivy fence button 1 3/8" as seen in BBB.
(B) Same motif escutcheon through 1 1/4" steel disc.
(C) Leaves berries escutcheon through 1 1/2" stl disc; or
(D) 14 pc waistcoats all have riveted steel, dyed blue purple, pearl, multi piece construction. $59 min purchase...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Costume : Pre 1900 item #1179439 (stock #T 1766 A B C)
Button collectors here is jewelry for your garments or your competition tray. All circa 1900.
(A) Gay 90s Jewels - Each priced individually...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1910 item #1177493 (stock #T 1762 )
Antique George N. Steere amber color piece with his early maker's mark of GS. Highly coveted and rarely found bold 3 3/4" dragon or chimera hammered Arts Craft sash ornament pin with the original C catch and stamped signed with the earliest maker's mark GS on an applied lozenge. Classic Steere with his 2 applied green eyed dragons, holding up a faceted 25mm X 15mm cognac amber color glass stone, hammered Arts Crafts convex surfaces and those "handkerchief" corners of his...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Continental : Pre 1940 item #1177315 (stock #T 1761)
Hefty 50 grams! Unsigned, yet having owned several Peruzzi pieces, who else but the Florence Peruzzi Bros could produce this superbly chased ornate early collectible unsigned 800 silver lipstick case. Nice heft at 50 grams or 1.7 oz on postal scale, 2 1/4" x 3/4" and showing an 8mm bezel set turquoise color cab. Early marks: "coffin", 800 & 10. mild mirror clouding, yet the mirror is intact; see #5. Fab vintage condition...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Minerals : Shell : Pre 1930 item #1173873 (stock #T 1749)
FREE with any regularly priced USA ck or USPS MO purchase of $200 Net or more

Circa 1860 to early 20th century antique and vintage lustrous mother of pearl MOP cuff links or cufflinks 4 piece lot that are still so wearable today. Cuff Links descriptions seen starting clockwise:
(A) Antique ecru color mother of pearl made with buttons splashing beautiful shades of lavender, turquoise, pinks, reds on cut corner squares with carved sides and showing alpha embedded metal shanks...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1152241 (stock #T 1739)
From a collector of Chinese antiques; never seen the internet light of day. Please do not let the fair price detract from the value of this beautifully carved antique Chinese cup. Also have an almost matching set of two, not seen here - one slightly rounder and an odd smaller one (total of 4 from same)...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1940 item #1144204 (stock #T 1735)
Pre Assay piano hinge silver pill or stamp box stamped and marked: Silver Made in Mexico. Applied ethnographic feather like design and a bezel set 7mm amethyst cab. 21 grams and could be higher than sterling. 1 1/8" X 1 3/4". While it has a nice vintage outer patina, the inside is very "white", as if when rec'd it was put away for decades and the inside never saw the light of day. Please collect with confidence after reviewing the dozens of Trocadero verified testimonials, then vi...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Continental : Pre 1940 item #1142548 (stock #T 1733)
Signed amethyst Peruzzi SB earrings with the earlier desirable Florence 800 Silver Mark and the added unusual FAP Italy mark. Signed: PERUZZI FLORENCE 800 SILVER and FAP ITALY.
These 80% silver SBs are covered with a warm gold finish and hold 10mm faceted yummy amethyst bezel set stones.
7/8" and very little gold wear where expected for age and use: turn wheels and at the loop that hugs the lobe.

$11 USPS Priority/Ins/Track or Free with your USA check or USPS MO.
Please col...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1950 item #1069738 (stock #T 1715)
This is or in the style of a Japanese mid century banko ware round hanging wall pocket vase still showing old wooden beads, frayed threads attached, and illegible mark. This banko hanging vase is in a hunter green background with 2 irises in the front and 3 irises on the other side. The interior shows a dusty hard grayish porcelain and even the potter's finger imprints can be seen! It is 6" or 15cm across. An illegible mark present- please see image. While there is no damage, some crazing...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1910 item #1005268 (stock #T 1707 Multi)
Titles: Last Supper - hand or transfer painted ceramic on metal, surrounded by paste stones - see Image 11 for more info. Madonna & Child, Lillian Russell, Evangeline, Victorian Hand, Statue of Liberty motifs, please view all images. All circa 1900, 5 are BBB book pieces, some scarce antique Victorian brass picture buttons. Each $59 except for Lillian Russell - priced differently:
(A) Lillian Russell copper finish with 12 swallows around edge - just under 2" - images 2, 5, 6; $88
(B) S...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #976096 (stock #T 1703)
Three piece lot/net: Lush foliate old red vintage antique Chinese cinnabar lacquer box showing two figures, dress clip marked: Made in China & a big circa 1918 antique Chinese carved red 1 1/2" button makes this a very nice 3pc lot from a New England household. All three pieces display shiny smooth high relief carved areas and the recessed areas are linty and dusty from age.

Please examine all images, particularly #2 for dimensions; #4 & #8 for condition. All extreme closeup images are ve...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Jewelry : Continental : Pre 1940 item #959900 (stock #T 1695)
Vintage 4 strand angel skin coral bracelet with 2 spacers and decorative open work push in decorative box clasp / safety catch that is stamped: 900 for Mediterranean silver content. Weighs: 31 grams.
While end to end it is 7, the 3 bead open work engraved decorative box clasp when engaged, yields ~ 6.5 interior X 7/8" wide.
Coralbeds are being protected and these sought after semiprecious beads are getting more difficult to collect. These are older more organic strands with natural...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1930 item #844642 (stock #T 1660)
Reply to Y: Available, cab is glass and very good working condition. Please view all images for full details.
Vintage Art Deco ornate cathedral frame mesh bag with blue cab snap closure, chain tassel, mesh handle, and showing maker's marks: Whiting & Davis Co; Soldered Mesh, Pat'd Feb 1, 1921 inside the cathedral frame.
Also marked: STERLING on both engraved slides, this being the only place the word "Sterling" is found. Please view all images for condition details. Not being an exp...