Doris Frohnsdorff Antiques and Rare Books
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Composition : Bakelite : Pre 1930 item #1280167
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
A FINE ART DECO DESK SEAL. Circa 120s. Measures 2 1/4 inches in length. A lovely emerald green (bakelite?) desk seal inset with two ivory bands. Brass base. In fine condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1970 item #1113193
Doris Frohnsdorff
$25.00
A STERLING SILVER AND ENAMEL "IRELAND" SOUVENIR SPOON. Dublin, Ireland, 1962. Fully hallmarked and with date letter for 1962. The spoon measures 4 inches in length. The terminal features a green enamel shamrock surmounting a blue enamel banner lettered "IRELAND". In excellent condition. Gross weight 13.20 grams
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1980 item #1113137
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
A STERLING SILVER CANDLE HOLDER BY SANDERS & MCKENZIE LTD. Birmingham, England, 1971. Fully hallmarked. The candle holder has a classic shape and measures 2 1/4 inches in height with a base diameter of approximately 2 1/4 inches. Green felt covered base. This item is probably weighted but is not marked so. Gross weight 63.40 grams. In excellent condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1930 item #1109754
Doris Frohnsdorff
$65.00
ART DECO LANGLOIS SILVERTONE AND ENAMEL "CARA NOME" LADY'S POWDER COMPACT. C. 1920s. The compact measures 1 3/4 inches by 1 3/4 inches The lid features an openwork central floral design over a blue enamel background. The interior has a metal mirror and the compact's original blue puff. In very good condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1940 item #1109627
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
AN ART DECO OVAL SILVERPLATE LADY'S POWDER COMPACT. Circa 1920s/1930s. The compact measures 2 3/4 inches by 2 1/4 inches by 3/4 inches. The lid features a lovely ART DECO design. The interior lid is fitted with a metal mirror that has blackened around the edges. The inside well has a white coating which is chipped in a few places. The depth of this piece is thicker than usual making it an attractive "box". There are no dents.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1950 item #1109619
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
REX FIFTH AVENUE GOLDTONE AND BLACK ENAMEL LADY'S POWDER COMPACT. Circa 1940s. A square compact measuring 2 7/8 inches by 2 7/8 inches. Each side features an allover design of OAK LEAVES AND ACORNS. The interior is fitted with a metal mirror; rouge compartment; powder compartment with hinged lid; and, a small compartment for the rouge puff. In very good condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1980 item #1107055
Doris Frohnsdorff
$35.00
SIX ONEIDA SILVERPLATE "CORONATION" TEASPOONS. A discontinued pattern first produced in 1936 to honor the Coronation of King George VI. These spoons are as new and are sealed in plastic which is how I purchased them more than twenty years ago. My photos do not do them justice because of the plastic - the pattern is quite beautiful. Each spoon measures 6 1/8 inch in length. In as-new condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1960 item #1107053
Doris Frohnsdorff
$25.00
A MATCHED SET OF SIX ENGLISH SILVERPLATE 5 O-CLOCK SPOONS. Each spoon measures 4 3/4 inches in length. In excellent condition with no monograms.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1940 item #1106459
Doris Frohnsdorff
$125.00
A FINE STERLING SILVER NAPKIN RING. Chester, England. 1932/33. Fully hallmarked (please see enlargement 7). The napkin ring has an overall engine turned design in three bands. Central circular cartouche. In excellent condition. Gross weight 16.22 grams.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1106455
Doris Frohnsdorff
$125.00
A FINE STERLING SILVER NAPKIN RING. Chester, England. 1929/30. Fully hallmarked (see enlargements 2 & 6). The napkin ring has an overall "wavy" engine turned design with a central circular cartouche. In excellent condition. Gross weight 16.90 grams.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1930 item #857955
Doris Frohnsdorff
$295.00
A FINE GERMAN SILVER MESH PURSE BY JENNINGS SILVER CO. Circa 1920s. The engraved frame measures approximately 6 inches across and has a snap closure and attached chain. The mesh bag features six small ball drops and has a length of approximately 6 inches from the top of the closure to the bottom of the drops. In excellent condition. Please see enlargements for details.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1930 item #857947
Doris Frohnsdorff
$450.00
ART DECO WHITING & DAVIS ENAMELED MESH PURSE. 1920s. The purse features a fine openwork frame with snap closure and attached chain. The mesh is an overall geometric abstract design in bronze hues. The frame is 3 3/4 inches wide and the length of the purse is approximately 6 1/2 inches. In excellent condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #842448
Doris Frohnsdorff
$37.99
A FINE STERLING SILVER "SHERRY" WINE DECANTER LABEL. Circa 1920s. Marked with the maker's mark = W (within a shield) and STERLING. The piece measures 2 inches across by 1 1/4 inches in height. Attached chain. In excellent condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1960 item #837819
Doris Frohnsdorff
$49.50
A FINE MINIATURE IMARI PATTERN CUP AND SAUCER. Made by HOKUTOSHA, Occupied Japan, 1945-1952. Each piece has a quatrefoil lobed shape and is decorated with an IMARI pattern in cobalt blue, red, and gilt. The saucer measures 3 1/4 inches by 2 5/8 inches. The cup measures 1 1/4 inches in height. In excellent condition with no chips, cracks or crazing.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #828420
Doris Frohnsdorff
$95.00
"MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB" ROYAL DOULTON FIGURINE. Designed by Margaret Davies. One of Doulton's most charming NURSERY RHYME FIGURES. It depicts Mary - seated, and with her lamb gazing up into her sweet face. Mary is wearing a lilac dress with blue trim. The figure measures approximately 3 1/2 inches in height. In excellent condition with no chips or cracks. SIGNED on the base with the painter's initials "MM".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1980 item #817538
Doris Frohnsdorff
$45.00
A FINE ROYAL CHELSEA "REGAL" COBALT BLUE & GILT CUP AND SAUCER. English Bone China. Decorated with vertical ribbon bands in blue and gold interspersed with a trailing leaf design. The cup measures 3 3/4" across the top (not counting the handle). The saucer measures 5 3/4" in diameter. In excellent condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Composition : Lucite : Pre 1930 item #802584
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
A FANTASTIC ART DECO OCTAGONAL LUCITE AND BRASS DRESSER BOX. Circa 1920s. The box is marked on the base: Lucite (in script) and EMPIRE. The octagonal box sits on four brass paw feet and has a separate lid with a brass finial. The box is green in color with white and darker green accents. It is decorated in gilt on four of the eight sides - the main decoration featuring a woman in flowing robes within a lozenge, or diamond, enclosure. Please see enlargements for details...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Enamel : Guilloche : Pre 1930 item #802547
Doris Frohnsdorff
$125.00
A LOVELY ART DECO GUILLOCHE ENAMEL VANITY POWDER BOX. C.1929. Marked on the base with U.S. Patent numbers:1604093 (1926); 1737294 (1929); 1680317 (1928); and 1687748 (1928). The circular box is made of goldtone and silvertone metal with the base and lid both coated in a pale greenish blue enamel paint. The lid features an oval GUILLOCHE ENAMEL decoration with a hand painted pink rose. Contains its original powder puff. IN NEW UNUSED CONDITION but with very minor surface specks...