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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Art Glass : Pre 1900 item #289569 (stock #157)
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$175.00
A nice large Victorian art glass basket that shades from blue to white with a clear twisted glass handle.It has a ground pontil and is in perfect cond. 8 1/2 inches tall by 12 wide.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #297330 (stock #160)
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$225.00
This is a great double page wood engraving image from a scarce 1865 issue of Frank Leslies newspaper.It shows 27 different fire engines used in New York and names them all.It is in great cond. with a few minor spots and wrinkles. Leslies weekly paper is much rarer than Harper's Weekly. There is only one complete set in institutions in the US. This is the best image of this type you will ever find.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #297332 (stock #161)
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$350.00
This is a large 22 by 28 chromolithograph of the Battle Of Atlanta by Kurz + Allison from Chicago Il.It is in very good cond. with a couple of minor tears into the margins and showing some signs of having been rolled at one time. One of the series of Civil war pictures from this Co.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Pre 1900 item #289560 (stock #154)
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$2,295.00
This is a very rare set of Girandole oil lamps from before the Civil War.They have the original Mt. Washington glass oil lamps that the prism holders were cast to fit around the neck.All the metal work is in fine condition.The prisms have some chipping I believe them to be original. The blue and pale white oil lamps have internal cracks in them and are the type of glass that have a rough surface common to this style of glass.I do not have burners for the lamps. In my 35 years in the biz...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1900 item #289555 (stock #156)
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$245.00
This is a interesting pr of light tan colored English handled vases with enameled floral decorations and a ground top with gold trim.They are 10 inches high and 7 wide.Better quality prs. of lg. Bristol vases are getting a lot harder to find.In very nice original cond.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #288811 (stock #145)
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$85.00
This is a nice 1860's map of Illinois from a Johnson's atlas. Its in very clean condition but there is some edge chipping outside the borders. 18 by 14
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #289307 (stock #118)
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$295.00
This is a interesting folding travelers map of the state of Iowa. It was published in 1856 by Charles Desilver from a Cowperthwait map of 1850. All counties are hand colored. These folding maps are hard to find as they were meant to be used.In very good cond. with some spotting and a little wear on the edge of one fold section.14 3/4 by 18 still attatched to the outer folder.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #289313 (stock #115)
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$395.00
This is a great large 27 by 18 +lg margins engraving. It is from a painting by J. Thompson and was engraved by A.H. Ritchie around 1860.This wonderfull Americana image is in excellent cond.I could only locate one other copy on the web and that one was $1400.00 clearer than my pic shot thru shrink wrap!
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #360235 (stock #213)
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$125.00
This is a nice early scarce engraving of the first 14 Presidents of the United States with pierce in the middle. This dates 1853 or 4.Image is 7 1/2 by 6+ margins and is in very good cond. matted and shrink wrapped.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #360237 (stock #218)
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$150.00
This is a early tinted litho view of San Diego. One of the oldest views you can find. It was done for the railroad surveys for a route to the pacific. It is 8 3/4 by 5 3/4 + margins and is in ex. cond. Matted and shrink wrapped.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1900 item #372381 (stock #211)
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$325.00
This is an interesting lithographic print of the Presidents of the United States up till that time. I have never seen this print before and there is no printer listed in the margins.The top is trimmed to the margin and the other three sides have 1/4 inch margins. A small piece of paper has been reset in the word united at the bottom and there are a couple of small tears on the right side edge. All in all a very presentable print for this early period and very scarce. It is 13 1/2 by 18 1/2
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #382667 (stock #58)
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$795.00
This is a rare large woodblock engraving from a 1851 issue of the Illustrated London News.It is 28 by 37 1/2. It was folded as usual to put in the paper. It is in very good cond. with no tears or fold separations.There are a few light brown spots on the lower part of the print. I dont think you will find a copy in better cond. Views of the city, Hyde park and Kensington Gardens
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #385408 (stock #68)
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$185.00
This is a scarce handkerchief,bandanna,textile from the Worlds Columbian Exposition.It has never been washed or cleaned.There is some toning in the center cartouche.Size is 24 by 24
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #360251 (stock #224)
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$325.00
This is a great large 20 x13+lg margins chromolithograph from the 1887 limited edition book Ancient Egypt by S Binion.It was published by American Polutecnic Co in Buffalo NY. Only 800 copies were printed. matted and wrapped. I have several other prints from this set.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1900 item #360244 (stock #221)
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$75.00
This is a original 1911 print Titled Their new love by fisher. It is 11 by15 + lg margins and is in ex. cond. Published by Charles Scribners Ny.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1900 item #360239 (stock #219)
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$55.00
This is a scarce wood engraved illustration from the April 9 1887 issue of Frank Leslies Weekly. It shows scenes of the flour milling industry in Minnesota.It is 9 by 14 +margins and is in very good cond. with a very minor stain in the upper top edge.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #360242 (stock #88)
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$75.00
This is an original 1904 Christy chromolithographic print published by Charles Scribners and printed at Grignard Litho Co. NY.It is 15 1/2 by 11 1/2+lg. margins and is near mint with bright fresh colors. Matted and shrink wrapped.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1900 item #394794 (stock #79)
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$165.00
This is a nice early engraved map showing Mexico,Texas,and California with some nice small pics in the border. including gold washing,Mexican peasantry,and ruins at Uxmal Yucatan.Size is13 by10 +margins.It is in ex. cond. but was folded in center.Hand colored outlines that show the map makers did not know what the borders of states would be.Matted and shrink wrapped.