A winter scene print by noted watercolorist and illustrator, Howard Watson. Watson was the "Artist in Residence" at the White House during the Carter Administration.There are tiny thumbtack punctures at the very end corners of the print(not impacting the print and not visible). Professionally framed, the print measures approximately 23" x 20" (probably larger but not measured out of frame). The frame itself is 28-1/2" x 25".
A delicate trace link gold chain with faceted synthetic amethysts and freshwater pearls. The four stones are collet-set with open back. There is a slight blemish on the table of one amethyst and the chain may have been shortened. The pearls are not perfectly matched and show light wear. Marked 15c on the spring clasp. Both chain and settings are guaranteed gold. Length 22" ~ weight 6.8 grams.
An impasto oil on copper painting by California artist,Ray Thomas Platt. Born in Texas in 1897,Platt moved to California during the 30's with his wife, artist Beulah Bradleigh Platt. Etched on the back"... Trading Vessel off the Coast of Africa The Schooner Melrose..R.Thomas Platt". There are small two areas with paint loss (left side) otherwise in fine condition. The frame shows light wear. The copper plate measures 11" x 8-1/2", frame, 15" x 18" Listed/Davenports
An etched gold bar pin with open cut detail and floral design. A white gold bezel setting accents the 3pt. diamond. The two square cut sapphires are real. The brooch weighs 4.5 grams and measures 2-1/2" x 5/8" at its widest point. Marked 14k on the clasp.
Hardcover published by Doubleday Page & Co, New York, 1901. Original wine red cloth with top gilt edge. Frontispiece features photogravure of Washington along with facsimile signature. On the front board there is a small stain on the upper left corner,light wear on the corners and a faint vertical stain running near the right side. Otherwise a nice tight edition.
A white gold ring with seven brilliant cut diamonds. The fiery stones are VS-SI and the ring is marked 14k. Size 5 ~2.2 grams.
A ginger ale colored quartz ring with a pierced gold basket setting. Marked 14kt. Light wear on the facets which could be buffed out. Stone measures 25.4mm x 19mm (1" x 3/4") Size 5. Weight: 8.2 grams
A 14-stone prong set, brilliant cut diamond cross marked PLAT. Total carat weight approximately 35pts. The stones have some fire and are Vs1-Vs2 are Measures 1-1/8" x 1/2" ~weighs 2.1 grams.Acid tested.
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A silver charm/pendant or talisman. The bottom metal has light depressions where it appears to have been flattened before being added to the piece. No marks and untested. 1-1/4" x 1-1/2"
Art Deco Theodor Fahrner Deco brooch that features an undulating design. The tips of the twisted gold wire "spokes" have marcasites and the center design features coiled sterling~ all drawing attention to a large faceted amethyst stone. Sterling with goldwash. The synthetic amethyst is just shy of 3/4" round; the brooch, 2" round. Marked 925 with TF logo, this exciting brooch guarantees to be a real show stopper.
An oil on canvas housed in a gilt frame. Faintly signed what appears to be NESS in the lower left corner. There is some in painting in the upper area, and also slight loss to the antique gesso gilt frame. The frame measures 21-1/2" x 31-1/2", the canvas approximately 15-1/2" x 25".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Folk Art : Pre 1950 item #297548
Circa 1940 Solid and deeply carved three dimensional folk art panel featuring a Filipino plantation scene. Laborers work in the fields while a plantation owner and his wife ride in their car. A volcano is in the upper right area...