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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1283119 (stock #425vd)
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Of Blanc de Chine porcelain, this group depicts a putti holding a bird, with the cage below, and a waiting cat behind. The putti sits upon a rocky mound, with leaves, tree branches, flowers, and another bird, all upon an oval shaped plinth. The base is signed "Germany" in incised script, with the number 4441 also incised. The sculpture measures 8 3/4" high, and the base of the plinth is 5 1/2" wide...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1920 item #1280178 (stock #414ad)
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With still strong color and thick pile, this long rug measures 9'6" by 3'10". Likely Shirvan, though has characteristics of Gendji also. In good condition, with loss of one complete border on one end, and wear to other end, though sides are intact, with no holes, and almost no wear. The central design of botehs is over a very dark blue or black ground, and two of the borders have a cream ground...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1837 VR item #1279388 (stock #412ad)
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Of gilt bronze, this fine snuff box is likely a master or table snuff box, as its dimensions are larger than one usually carried in a pocket. It measures 3 1/16" x 2 3/8" across the lid, and is 1 1/2" high. The base is slightly smaller, as the lid overlaps and fits tightly on the base. The scene on top depicts a man seated in a chair, surrounded by others, including a man in Chinese clothing. It appears that the man in the chair has his arm over a keg, and seems to be a bit tipsy...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Pre 1900 item #1278663 (stock #410ad)
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Of very small size, this coconut is deeply carved and has a brass stopper with cork. Possibly a perfume or snuff bottle, it measures a diminutive 1 5/8" x 1 1/4", and has a very dark and shiny patina. The "eyes" only one of which remains, are oval shaped brass pieces with a blue trade bead in the center. The Brass cap has a cork stopper and is attached with a small brass chain...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : German : Pre 1910 item #1266688 (stock #383ad)
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Measuring 12" high (just under 31 cm)this cut glass ewer or claret jug is mounted with silver (800) and has an indistinct makers mark and the silver standard for Germany introduced in 1884, the quarter moon and crown. The interior of the silver mounts are gilt, and there are gilt details on the geometric sections of the repousse design. The designs are cut into vertical panels in the glass, with both diamond point and star designs, each panel below another panel in silver...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1251826 (stock #360ad)
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Of rare form, this bronze inkwell depicts an armadillo, standing upon a rectangular bronze base of naturalized foliate designs. The figure is mounted to the base with hand made screws and square nuts, all original. The hinged back opens to the interior, which once held two ink bottles which would have been mounted in a metal insert. The armadillo measures just slightly under 7" from nose to tail, is 3 1/2" high, and the base measures 5" by 2 3/4"...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1191553 (stock #ad202)
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Measuring just over 16" high, this hot water urn is Sheffield plate, or silver over copper, with ebony finial and spigot handle, and the legs and spigot are brass. With beautiful looped handles and tapered fluted legs on paw feet, this urn is classic in form and design. Repousse floral garlands surround the urn and the base is quatrefoil in shape over ball feet. With loss to the silver and some spots of tarnish, it shows signs of wear, but is all original and intact...