CLARKE and CLARKE Art + Artifacts
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1837 VR item #1132267 (stock #C-06-sfm)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$465.00
A fine quality sterling silver vinaigrette by Thomas Shaw, Caroline Street Birmingham. Rectangular box is bright cut on all sides with well formed, rolled edges. The grill and interior are gold gilt and both the lid and bottom bear the George IV head, Lion Passant, Initials of Thomas Shaw and the date code 1837 The ornate grill is of the finest quality, punched and tooled to simulate patterned wire work. The gold gilt interior shows slight abrasion and wear from use and age...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Horn : Pre 1900 item #1030316 (stock #C-09-KB)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$350.00
An attractive oval variegated horn tobacco or snuff box, with a silver escutcheon plate bearing the name John Cutberson. The box shows minor wear, with losses at the lid edge and minor abrasion from use and age but is otherwise in very good condition. A scarce and desirable piece of 18th C. Scottish history. 3.25" in length, 2" wide, .75" deep. Please inquire with questions?
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1837 VR item #1132262 (stock #C-091-phc)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$475.00
A finely crafted, ladies sterling silver vinaigrette bearing the touch marks of Joseph William of Birmingham and bearing the date code of 1813. The oval form is decorated with a punched and engraved pattern on the lid which surrounds a cartouche. The sides and back are decorated with a punched double band. The silver grill bears a simple punched pattern...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1132282 (stock #C-2-YA)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$500.00
A fine quality Imperial Russian silver cigarette case bearing an early Soviet inscription which reads, "104th Army K.I...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1837 VR item #1002796 (stock #C-38-CM)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$250.00
This is the second pattern British Fire Office Fire Mark, or Fire Plate as these brass plated metal marks were called. This plate depicts a standing lion with his right paw resting on the shield of Great Britian. These fire marks were invented for the purpose of and used as a guide for the insurance company fire brigades...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1837 VR item #1002794 (stock #C-38-CM)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$245.00
This painted lead fire mark, depicting the Royal Exchange Building, is from the Royal Exchange Assurance of Houses and Goods from Loss by Fire. Founded by royal charter in 1720 and itself ravaged by fire and destroyed in 1838. The fire mark was invented for the purpose of and used as a guide for the insurance sponsered fire brigades...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1032379 (stock #C-592-SF)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$595.00
A very fine Imperial Russian silver and niello tobacco box dated 1884. With a classic Imperial period Dacha on the lid and a floral surround cartouche bearing the initials SD on the back. The gilt interior bears the date 1884 as well as an assayers touch mark on both the lid and bottom. In excellent condition with only sight wear from use and age. Size is three and five eights by two and one eighth.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1800 item #1246271 (stock #C-771-mba)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$1,800.00
Remarkable in detail! This bronze finish metal plaque of Sulieman the Magnificient immediately captures the eye. Executed in profile, at the height of his triumphs, he is shown wearing a handsome helmet which today, is in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum. Artist signed but partially obscured, as shown. Wear and slight corrosion to the finish at the bottom edge. Mounting hole in each corner...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1920 item #1035316 (stock #MI-53-psm)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$225.00
With the Great War raging in Europe the United States remained uncertain about our involvement. In 1915 the National Security League commissioned a sculpture that recalled the highly romanticized success of the Rough Riders during the Cuba Campaign. This clean cut, assured soldier seems to be intended to put the country at ease during such troubled times. An attractive work of art with interesting historic significance. A sealed chalk sculpture...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1234590 (stock #NA-sch)
CLARKE & CLARKE Art + Artifacts
$495.00
This Urn style vessel has a feline head crafted as a rattle. The painting style is suggestive of Pataky, with approximately 65% of the original design remaining. With a slight slump to the right, the vessel is in very good condition with only minor rim frits and one small, short hairline crack. Likely dates to the 1200-1400 Ad period. 9" in height and 6.75" in diameter