Roger Bradbury Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Minerals : Hardstone : Pre 1900 item #1269693
Roger Bradbury Antiques
£395.00
Carved from verde prato serpentine stone which has been quarried for many centuries north of Florence. The serpentine stone is so named as it replaces the skin of a serpent. Prato stone id very brittle so there are three very small professional restorations, tip of ear, snout and base. A lovely piece from the days of The Grand Tour. Length of base: 15cm Height: 12.5cm Il Porcellino ‘Italian Piglet’is the local Florentine nickname for the bronze fountain of a Boar...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Minerals : Pre 1900 item #1198100
Roger Bradbury Antiques
£450.00
A Victorian Parian bust of Apollo for ‘Art Union of London 1861’ Compressed Socle after C Delpech. A good example of this classical bust, especially appealing because it has an alabaster stand modelled as a corinthian column. Size: 47cm high including stand. Apollo as a handsome beardless young man, is often depicted with a kithara or bow in his hand, or reclining on a tree...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Minerals : Shell : Pre 1900 item #1134938
Roger Bradbury Antiques
£185.00
This attractive album is decorated with Birds, Trees and Foliage in mother of peal and bone. There is only one minor loss, part of a branch about 2cm, the rest is good which is quite unusual. The book spine needs replacing. There are Nine hand painted self covered pages, there are no real photographs. A nice collectors piece. I also have a similar lacquer album in my other listings. Size: 35cm x 27cm Thank you for looking and for your time...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Minerals : Pre 1900 item #1130009
Roger Bradbury Antiques
£25.00
Vintage Solid Glass Apple Paperweight Solid Glass, in very good condition with no chips. Thank you for looking and for your time. If you have any questions, Please do not hesitate to contact me.