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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1837 VR item #1240112
Global Ceramics
$300.00
Antique sewing scissors, small, for embroidery work. The shears made of steel, the handles silver gilt and decorated with relief ornaments in French Empire style. French hallmark (fasces) for Paris 1809 – 1819. Length: "3 ½ / 8,5 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1910 item #1240110
Global Ceramics
$100.00
Small bronze dish or vide poche. A shell with a shrimp and a minuscule crab, the design altogether a perfect example of French Art Nouveau. The reverse with nice patina and the stamped mark of the foundry, V G Roubaix. Width: "4 ¾ / 12,3 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1930 item #1240109
Global Ceramics
$180.00
Simple and beautiful silver beaker or small vase with flaring rim and a neat “pearl” border at the base. Made by Van Kempen, Begeer & Vos (1919-60), purveyors to the Dutch Court. Marks: KBV, Dutch silver marks for 835 and year mark for 1921. Height: "3 ¼ / 8 cm. Condition: small dent 2 centimeters from the base (cf photo).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1940 item #1240108
Global Ceramics
$200.00
A set of six English silver demi-tasse spoons, small but elegant in style. Made by Thomas Bradbury & Sons in Sheffield, retailed by Blackwell & Smart in Leicester. Hall mark for Sheffield, makers mark TB&S and year marks for 1930. Length: Width: "3 ¼ / 8 cm. Condition: fine, apparently never used and in their original box.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1240107
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SOLD
A late 19th century English cigarette case. Decoration of Rococo style flowers and scroll work. Birmingham hall mark and year marks for 1896. Width: "3/ 7,5 cm. Condition: fine, also retaining its original elastic straps.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Horn : Pre 1920 item #1240106
Global Ceramics
$200.00
A stag horn steel and silver mounted cigar cutter, early 20th century. The silver part marked Sterling and 49. Length: "7 ½ / 19 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1240105
Global Ceramics
$100.00
An English silver salt, fluted and three legged. Birmingham hall mark, makers mark S&I and year marks for 1890. Diam: "2/ 5,3 cm. Condition: wear to the gilt interior.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1960 item #1240104
Global Ceramics
$100.00
A small bronze figure of a penguin by Walter Bosse and Herta Baller, Vienna, c 1950, unsigned. This model, with neck feathers, does not seem to be among the later reproduced miniatures. Nice patina. Height "2/ 5,5 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1236716
Global Ceramics
$150.00
A reticulated and crested platter by Heath, Blackhurst & Co, 1870’s. Transfer printed in black with the crest of an English family, the border the same as the one used by this manufacturer for its Park Scenery pattern. Marked H & B, Park Scenery. Width: “12/30,5 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1236179
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A Rose Canton oval dish and lid, enameled with birds, flowers and butterflies. China, early to mid 19th century. Length "5 ½ / 14 cm height "2 ½ / 6,5 cm, including knob handle. Condition: fine.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1236175
Global Ceramics
$190.00
Syllabub cup, a cream dessert lidded cup with monogrammed JC under crown. Ordered from Darte Frères, Paris, around 1820 for the Swedish Royal Court. JC stands for Carl Johan, the name given to Jean Baptiste Bernadotte, former field marshal of Napoleon, when he was elected King of Sweden. Carl XIV Johan was the first Swedish king of the still reigning Bernadotte family. Condition: restored chip and crack near the rim (cf. picture). Height "3 ½ / 9 cm including lid.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1236172
Global Ceramics
$170.00
Cup and saucer presented by Mr von Quast to his friend Mr von Laffert in 1837. The archives of the German nobility tell us that the wife of Hermann von Quast was born Laffert, and so Mr von Laffert was probably the giver’s brother-in-law. The saucer with inscription: H. v. Quast seinem H. v. Laffert d. 13t Januar 1837. The archives also state that January 13 was Hermann von Laffert’s birthday. On the cup, surrounded by grape vines and flowers: Heiter sei Dein Leben (May your Life be Joyous)...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1234873
Global Ceramics
$110.00
Copeland Spode: a candlestick / candle holder and a small plate, a toy dinner plate. Transfer-printed in the Spode’s Tower pattern, the candle holder early 20th century and the little dinner plate with an impressed crown mark, indicating an earlier date. Both marked Copeland Spode´s Tower England. Height of candle holder: "4/ 10 cm and diam. of plate: "4 ¼ /11 cm...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1960 item #1232700
Global Ceramics
$150.00
Bowl or ashtray from Marcello Fantoni, Firenze (Florence), 1950’s. The upper part made of yellow clay with an orange coating, the base of brown clay. Heavily chamotted. Signed Fantoni, Italy and (possibly) a model number. Diam: "4 ¾ / 11,8 and height: "2 ½ / 6,5 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1960 item #1232698
Global Ceramics
$150.00
A massive stoneware bowl from Marcello Fantoni, Firenze (Florence), 1950’s. The exterior partly unglazed, the interior gray glazed, with purple and black stains or splashes. Signed Fantoni, Italy. Diam: "6/ 15,5 and height: "1 ¾ / 4,5 cm. Condition: two nicks to the inside of the rim as seen on photos.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1232697
Global Ceramics
$100.00
Decorative small dish on four feet, a cigar tray, by Ulysse Cantagalli, Italy, late 19th century. Cantagalli won world fame for his faience pieces in Renaissance style. This little cigar tray with its modeled butterfly displays elegantly rendered Renaissance ornaments, grotesques. Sign for Cantagalli, the crowing rooster. Width: "5 ½ / 14 cm. Condition: some glaze wear to the border (cf. photos).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1930 item #1232693
Global Ceramics
$100.00
A sterling silver holder for a menu, the design somewhere between Art Déco and functionalism. Superbly engraved monogram. Today, menu holders might be used also for a photo or a birthday card. From Touron, one of the most well-established Parisian silver firms (from 1824). Stamped Kendall-Touron, French assay mark: boar’s head and maker’s mark L&R. Height "1/ 2,5 cm. Condition: fine.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1232684
Global Ceramics
$100.00
An elegant silver tie clip by Marcin Zaremski, Warsaw, c 1980. The pure and restricted style of MZ has made him internationally known. Monogram mark MJZ, 925 (sterling quality), M . Zaremski and an eye (Zaremskis’s personal mark). Width " 2 ½ / 6,2 cm. Condition: fine.