Measurements: HEIGHT: 3 3/4" - BASE DIAMETER: 2 1/4" - KNOB DIAMETER: 2 1/4"
This is a paperweight style doorknob created by the Strathern Co. of Australia in the 1950's...
Measurements: 5 3/4" square with rounded corners - 1/2" depth
Signed design of a Ubangi woman ** note the neck rings characteristic of the Ubangi tribe.
Beautiful, original patina.
"Frank (Francisco Torres) Rebajes was a mid-century modern jewelry maker in Greenwich, New York and later at 377 5th Avenue from 1937-1960s and his work was included in the famous "Messengers of Modernism Show".
Measurements: LENGTH: 6 1/4" - WIDEST BODY MEASUREMENT: 1/2' - GREATEST HEIGHT: 1 1/4' to the top of the multiple line tie
I am out of my depth regarding the fish decoys (pun intended). This trout decoy appears to be an Oscar Peterson, but that is just my best guess. Look carefully at the photos and make your own decision.
Beautifully painted with just a bit of paint loss to the top edge of the decoy and on one side of the tail. Shellac over the paint gives the colors a golden shine...
Measurement: HEIGHT: 2.5" - DIAMETER: 3"
In good, though slightly worn condition with 2 tiny chips to the paper on the top.
Clearly marked "Stuart" identifying the tartan of Clan Stuart.
The box is lined with silvered paper.
This may have been a vanity powder box or used as a sewing accessory or a rolled tape container.
Measurements: HEIGHT: 1" - GREATEST WIDTH handle to spout: 7/8" - BASE DIAMETER: 3/8"- WEIGHT: 11.1 grams
Perfect size, perfect condition, clearly marked "Sterling" (not 925 which helps identify the coffee pot as vintage). Also marked "C W" but the only C W manufacturer I could find was for several English silver companies and there are no hallmarks on this little coffee pot. c. 1930's or earlier.
The hinged lid opens and closes perfectly. Nice beadwork and roping detail.
Measurements: TALL: 4" - oval BASE: 1 1/2" x 1 1/2"
English porcelain. The original company began in the early 1700's. Lovely detail and design.
Good condition and still usable.
Measurements: TALL: 22 1/4" x DEEP: 21" x WIDE: 35.5"
All original and in good, but vintage condition. The only missing piece is a small piece of leather on the front which was one of the elements holding the strap in place - visible just below the buckle in photo two. There is some scuffing to the material and wood visible in photo three and a small water stain visible in photo four. I believe that the green and black stripe was added by the owner to identify his/her trunk...
Measurements: Total HEIGHT: 12" - URN: 5 3/4" X 2 1/2" diameter - FLOWERS: approx. 6" wide x 6 3/4" tall
Miniature flower filled black marble urn. The flowers are enameled tin mounted on slim green wire stems which can be CAREFULLY manipulated to change the floral arrangement.
The bouquet consists of roses, rose buds, and forget me nots.
In very good condition without any obvious breaks or missing bits.
A very special example of early 20th century home decor.
Measurements: WEIGHT: 66.2 troy ounces of sterling silver - HEIGHT of sugar with lid: 6.5" - WIDTH of sugar: 6.5" - HEIGHT of creamer: 6" - WIDTH of creamer: 5" - HEIGHT of tea pot/hot water: 10.5" - WIDTH of pot: 8.5" - HEIGHT of stand: 7" - WIDTH of stand: 6"
This set includes tea pot (hot water pot) with lid and ivory insulating rings on the handle, pot stand with alcohol burner, creamer, and sugar with lid.
The Wallace pattern is Coventry which is usually solid and quite plain rather ...
Measurements: TOTAL LENGTH: 8" - HANDLE LENGTH: 3 5/8" - TOTAL WEIGHT: 1 ounce
Art Nouveau to early Edwardian style. Dating to the late 1800's - early 1900's.
Marked with the word "sterling." No manufacturer's identification mark.
As with most letter openers, only the handle is silver. The blade is of a stronger metal which is then silver plated.
In very good condition - ready for another 100 years of use as a your personal desk accessory.
Measurements: LENGTH: 8 3/4" - HANDLE: 3" long x 1/4" diameter - WEIGHT: 2 1/2" troy oz.
A super elegant desk accessory suitable for a man or woman. The style is ART DECO with Gothic Alahambra "window" details.
The handle is made of unmarked sterling silver - tested and guaranteed. The textured black and oxblood enamels are cloisonne style - and completely undamaged. The very top of the letter opener is set with a cabochon onyx.
Measurements: 2 cabinets with sliding doors with 2 interior drawers and 1 shelf: 30.5" wide x 18" tall x 21.5 deep - 4 drawer bureau/storage drawers: same measurements as above - bottom drawer open in pix - 1 drop front desk with 4 interior fitted drawers and divider: only the depth is different from above: 15" (see photo #3 for desk/cabinet arrangement although the desk would sit closer to the wall)
****As you can see from the second photo, I was able to assemble the wall unit, witho...