A wonderful etched bakelite box that simulates wood. There are scenes on all sides, top and bottom. Stamped on the bottom. Unfortunately, the piece is mottled with stains. Measures 5" x 3-1/2" x 2-1/2"
"A collection of Poems; Consisting of Valuable pieces, not inserted in Mr. Dodsley's Collection, or published since. With several orginals by eminent writers Vol. IV." A small rare book missing its calf cover with remnants of it on the spine. Pages have yellowed and there is slight foxing. The first two pages are clipped on the bottom. "London Printed for G. Pearch and fold by Joseph Johnson, St Paul's Church-yard." The book is tight and there is no script.
Possibly an unstated first edition. A beautifully illustrated copy in very good condition with red linen boards, embossed flowers and gilt highlights and gilt beveled edges. One small spot on the back board also on one page; a few pages have dog ear creases ( see photos).Song lyrics (no musical bars). Published in 1880 by John W. Lovell, New York.
Published by Chronicle Books 2007, an oversized hard cover with dust jacket... A comprehensive chronicle of the house of Cartier. "Long out of print, Nadelhoffer's exhaustive research has been revived with lush new photography and design sketches of the world's most distinctive and finely crafted jewelry. Through charming and compelling anecdotes, these famed gems and the elite clientele who don them are brought to life...
A lustrous strand of double knotted opera length pearls. Some show natural imperfections and light wear. No clasp. The pearls are approximately 1/4" or 6.35mm wide and the necklace is 50" long.
Ca 1960 A textured gold leaf set that includes necklace, earrings (screwbacks), bracelet and brooch. The chain is gold filled but is not original to the piece (signed by DeCurtis). Loran Sim was a Providence jewelry manufacturer active during the 50's & 60's.All items are marked Loran Sim 1/20 12k gf.
An unmarked, three dimensional chased sterling bangle with Hindu deity, demon, flowers, and trees. A hollow bangle, it is quite small- perhaps for a child or someone with a small hand. The inner diameter measures only 2-1/16".
A watercolor by contemporary artist, Michael McMahon. A Michigan native, McMahon exhibits at various galleries, teaches art, and is a member of several New York Watercolor Societies. Framed and matted under glass, the frame measures 17" x 22". Signed in the ll corner. Please disregard glare.
A wide, undulating sterling cuff. Marked 925, it measures 1-1/2" wide and weighs 44 grams...Light wear.
A lightweight pair of dangle earrings for pierced ears. Marked JCM 14k on the wires. The pendants measure 1" (excluding wires) and the combined weight is 1.3 grams. Light wear but no dings.
A deeply carved floral coffee table that flips. One side is smooth while the other has grooves for carved bowls ( which are missing). The table is 25" round; height: 20"
An early carved jade dish that shows minor wear and two internal flaws. There are very small chips on the tips of two leaves and in the corner area (please see photos). Inscribed CHINA on the back. Etched gilt brass frame.
Featured on page 111 of Costume Jewelers The Golden Age of Design by Joanne D. Ball. Sensational (3) piece set with three- strand necklace and bracelet with spiky brushed gold beads accented by faceted spacers. Strung on string. Marked (crown) Trifari on clasps. The necklace is 18" with an additional 3" extender, the bracelet, 7-1/2". The earrings are for pierced ears and hang 1". The earrings are unmarked.
A green agate necklace with round, fluted, and ornate cylindrical spacers. Strung on a sterling chain. None of the stones are chipped -they just vary in color. Possibly German. Marked Sterling on the clasp. 16"
C 1930 Sophisticated sterling barpin with goldwash and marcasites. Marked TF STERLING MADE IN GERMANY. A small amount of goldwash has worn off on the back - hardly noticeable. 2 1/4" x 1/2"
Unusual pair of colorful Copeland vases. Some signs of wear, i.e., a small chip on the base of one and light scuff marks. 7" x 3 1/2"
Ca 1960 A large sterling pendant with Mayan calendar and raised face. Marked Mexico Sterling EMI eagle 83.The silver chain is 30"; the pendant, 1-3/4" round. Total weight 43.1 grams.
The bag shows some wear...There is a slight crease/ bulge on the bottom near one foot, wear on the handle and faint white spotting on the bottom that runs up a quarter of the way.. Sold as is. 8" x 11-1/2"