E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1251826 (stock #360ad)
E & M Perez
$695.00
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 : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1231226 (stock #ad332)
E & M Perez
sold
In simple yet refined and elegant form, this vermeil silver ecclesiastical chalice retains the original paten, and original gilding. With hallmarks indicating 19th century France (punch Minerva, triangular makers mark, and other unclear mark), the chalice measures 9 3/4" high with a base of 6" in diameter, and weighs approximately 13 ounces. In very good condition, with very minor scuffs and tiny dents, the gilding is uniform (more loss to paten), with very strong color in the cup...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1910 item #1209256 (stock #ad303)
E & M Perez
sold
Decorated in an ornate, Rococo style, this shaker or caster measures 5 1/8" high and is stamped "Germany 800" on the base. An ovoid form on fluted base, each of the four panels on each side depict floral and foliate designs in cartouches, with cross hatching and stipling details. Two panels are decorated with putti riding dolphins, and the finial is comprised of a dolphin. The top can be locked in place by a simple silver peg on the interior that is turned to lock it into the slot...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1191553 (stock #ad202)
E & M Perez
$295.00
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...