A hard cover with green cloth boards and dust jacket published in 1936 by Charles Scribner & Sons. First edition/first printing with "A" noted along with the Scribner seal.The pages have toning, there is a name inscribed on the front free paper and also a note in pencil on the back paste down. The jacket has small tears, and some paper loss along the edges 602pp.
A beveled banded agate cross with gold tone chain. The original bail is silver. The cross shows some wear along the edges and there is a small abrasion near the bail. All these issues are magnified by the camera. The cross measures 1-3/4" x 1"~ the newer chain is 18".
A stated first edition third printing... the boards show light wear and there is a pencil notion on the front free paper. The pages are uncut.
A large coffee table book published in 1985 by Park Lane.This is the first printing of this edition since the letter line ends in "a". There is light brown spotting on the top text block that carries over to the edge of one side of the jacket otherwise the book is in fine condition. (Please refer to photos- spots are lighter than photo.) A collectible hard cover in its original dust jacket with plastic sleeve. 432pp.
Ca 1940 An unsigned, heavy silver plate piece, possibly by Coro. Notice the "diamond" ring on the finger. 3-1/2" x 1". Weight 47Gr.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Scandinavian : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #369954
Ca 1916-20 Rams head vase by Michael Andersen & Son of Denmark(1890-). Terracotta with a black matte streaking~finish. One small chip on the rim and light wear inside (see photo please.) Marked M A& S Danmark with a production number, 632. 6" x 5 "
Ca 1960 Well oxidized, solid sterling hoop earrings with granulation. Marked OKA Bali 925. the sterling ear wires are new. 1-1/2" round. Total weight: 16 grams
Marked 800 along with other faint stamps, this large coral brooch measures 1-3/4" round and has a trombone clasp.
A pair of solid, etched silver cufflinks marked 800. Possibly German. The front measures 3/4"; total weight 11.3 grams.
This lot includes seven back issues of SILVER MAGAZINE that date from 1973 to 1993... They are: Nov.-Dec. 1973,Sept.- Oct 1992,Sept.-Oct 1985,Sept.-Oct 1996,March -April 1982,July-August 1990, and Jan-Feb. 1993. Subjects include Gorham , Souvenir Spoons, Tiffany,Berry Forks, Currier & Roby....etc. Black & White photos accompany articles.
Ca 1960 "Hand Crafted Austrian Brilliants"--this lot includes heavy clip-on pendant earrings that hang 1-1/2" and a brooch that measures 2" round. Two marquise stones (one on an earring, the other on the pin)have been reset but are difficult to identify.
Three colorized prints featuring an American General in the Infantry(1794), an Austrian Regiment Officer (1840) and a 16thC Officer in the Queen's L.D. Lancers(1835-1840). These prints may have originally been in a book and all are signed by the same artist. The American General print has a small crease on the bottom. 11" x 13"
A heavy ornate gold filled medal with a raised papal emblem marked Pius X Mind Body Spirit. The back is stamped "Gold Filled September 1905"... Measures 1-1/4" round weight 12.3grams.
"Poems; including The Saint's Tragedy, Andromeda, Songs, Ballads, &c." A Collected Edition published in 1879 by MacMillan & Co London. The book is in excellent condition with the exception of a small tear on the side of one page (see photo) and an inscription in pencil on the front free paper (where there is light foxing). The top pages are uncut. Blue boards with a gilt lettering and bands.
Ca 1950 Three dishes or trays with etched design and beaded rims. Each has a different center design and one has marks both on the front and back. (All are marked on the back.) Some light spotting. 2-3/4" round~ total weight 54.7grams.
A dark hardwood carving signed G. Simeon. The eyes are notched with a small nails, the mouth is etched and there is light wear. 7-1/2" x 12"
A large oversized coffee table book published by Mitchell Beazley, London, 1993.Photography by James Merrell, Hard cover with dustjacket (which has minor curling on the edges and a vertical crease both on the the front and back. Over 400 full-color photos. 240 pages. The book itself is in very good condition.
This choker was purchased in Africa during the early 70's. The triangular low grade Moroccan silver ornaments are accented by red plastic and black glass beads. A fragile piece, it is strung on string and measures 16".It should be restrung -at one point it fell apart and the silver pieces near the center are not equidistant and two of the hand engraved pieces are not on the right side.