A gilt silver bracelet marked 800 along with other stamps. Possibly Italian. 7" x 1/2"
Published in 1942 by Viking Press, printed by Haddon Craftsman. Hardcover with dust jacket that shows some wear. " First published in March 1942.." First trade edition.
Ca 1950 Possibly an early piece by Vermont artisan, Joseph Skinger.A Modernist piece, reminiscent of the work of Alphonse LaPaglia, it features an etched single leaf on the vine accented by beading. Marked Sterling with Skinger's name in script. 1-5/8" round ~ 5.7gr.
First Edition/Second State. Published by McMillan - June 1905. Please see photos for copyright date + Metropolitan stamps. A white spectre is featured on the cover. Illustrated by Henry Hutt and T.C. Lawrence. The green boards have light spotting and show some wear; there are small pencil notations on the pastedown and the owner's name is noted on the first title page. The top edge of the pages are gilt and the book is slightly cocked. Page 19 with an illustration has separated. Slight foxing.
An ornate three piece brass desk set with Greek script. The embossed scenic design is highlighted by faded blue and red enamels. The set includes an inkwell with lid (missing glass) along with a broken pen holder stand, a calendar stand (metal back has remnants of old tape) and a notepad holder (missing its pad). Unmarked.
A rare and perhaps first edition published by A. M. Thayer & Co. This leather bound copy has marble endpapers and textblock. The gilt title is offset by an embossed design. Illustrated with over 450 fine engravings. Condition: a bit musty with faint staining on the first few pages- the boards also show some wear. A tight copy sold as is.
Ca 1970 This lot includes a silver plate Coro Pegasus "fence" bracelet with "silver diamond"accents and a textured gold plate ribbon bracelet. Both signed bracelets measure 7" x 1" with fold over clasps.
A two volume set written by Samuel T. Pickard and published by Houghton Mifflin & Co. in 1894. Steel engravings in both volumes. The top pages are gilt edge and the edges of the brown boards show light wear otherwise a fine set.
This is a companion piece to the Museum's major exhibition that celebrated Cartier's 150th year anniversary. This soft cover edition, published in 1997 by the Trustees of the British Museum, is the most authoritative work on Cartier's work to date. It features 350 colored and 50 black and white illustrations. 320pgs. Light surface wear and spotting on the cover otherwise in mint condition.
A Martin Gordon Inc. soft cover catalog for the auction held at the Hotel St. Moritz (NYC) on May 9 & 10, 1977. Black and white photos feature almost all of the 1152 lots of Fine 16th thru 20thC Prints, Vintage Photographs, Print and Photographic Reference Books. The cover(front and back) shows light wear and there is a small tear at the top of the back cover, otherwise in good condition. Artists: Baron De Meyer, Atget, Curtis, Roussel,Hassam,Picasso,Matisse etc...
A German catalog from Jurgen Holstein Antiquariat.Katalog # 93 AVANTGARDE-(MEIST) GEDRUCKT. BRUCKE BAUHAUS, DOCUMENTA KUNDST und LITERATUR, CA 1900-1975, BUCHER, GRAPHIK DOCUMENTA, PLAKATE DAZU ENINIGRE OBJEKETE. Unpaginated. 442 lots that include photographs, posters...
A tall, periwinkle blue glazed vase marked U.S.A 8/-. The colors are a bit uneven and the piece appears to have been overpainted; there is also an indentation on the rim which appears to be original to the piece. 12-1/4".
Published by Tuttle in 2006.The dust jacket has a small tear near the spine and the edges area bit worn.The book however is in good condition.
A solid sterling "bar" chain that measures 19" and weighs 9.3grams. Marked sterling on the clasp.Light wear.
A handsome pair of etched gold rimmed glasses marked with a company logo(the letter M in a box) 14k GF on the bridge. One arm is marked France Medea. The lenses measure 2" x 1-1/2".
A small hardcover that states it was first published in 1947 by the Psychic Book Club. The paper on the front board is split from the spine, and there is faint staining;the endpapers also have a stain however, the book is in nice tight condition. Inscribed with a name plate. Rare edition that discusses Christian precepts vs spiritualism.
A grooved square sterling ring with niello marked 925. Light wear ~ size 8.50~weight 9.1grams. Free first class shipping within the US.
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Ca1940 Bold and classy, a pair of grooved sold gold plate enamel cufflinks. Marked Foster Pat Pend.USA. 1-3/4" x 2" x 1-3/4". Mint condition. 35 grams.