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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1800 item #1243776
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Sold. Greensboro, North Carolina
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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1700 item #1228632
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$530.00
A small cast German brass dish depicting an image of Temperantia (Temperance) and dating from the very late 16th to the early 17th century. The origin of this particular allegorical image, possibly a woodblock print book illustration, is unknown; however, it has long been associated with the famous French Huguenot medalist and pewter worker, Francois Briot (circa 1550-1616) who later settled in England...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1000870
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Sold. Baltimore, Maryland.
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Sold. North Oaks, Minnesota
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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Baskets : Pre 1920 item #869904
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Sold. Lakewood, Ohio
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Sold. Las Vegas, Nevada
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Sold. Ypsilanti, Michigan.
This item has been sold. Thank you. A small timeworn medal or coin depicting, on one side, the Franciscan, Saint Bonaventure (1221-1274), Cardinal and Bishop of Albano (Giovanni di Fidanzo), a Doctor of the Church, shown here seated in his cardinal’s hat writing in a book with a quill pen. The Latin inscription reads: “ S...
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Sold. Kihei, Hawaii.
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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Pre 1900 item #636606
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Sold. Medford Lakes, New Jersey
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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1900 item #633569
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$2,000.00
An antique flatweave circa 1880-1900. A dynamic example of warp-face patterning in a skillfully woven, antique (circa 1880-1900) “ghudjeri” or stripweave Uzbek kilim composed of twenty weft-float decorated strips stitched together, each section consisting of a larger vermilion red ground and a narrower indigo blue band, finely executed and with well-spaced, weft-float decoration in contrasting colors...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #594492
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$200.00
A VERY FINE BRONZE MEDAL COMMEMORATING THE DEATH OF NAPOLEON IN 1821 AND THE LATER TRANSPORT AND REBURIAL OF HIS REMAINS IN PARIS IN 1840. A very large bronze medal, approx. 2-1/2 inches (6.2 cm) in diameter and weighing 4.6 ounces (131 grams) and rendered in very high relief. The main side depicts a beautiful and restful Napoleon on his deathbed at Saint Helena on May 5, 1821, wearing a crown of Laurel in the neo-classic style of the Roman Ceasars, his head resting on a pillow...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #594473
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$120.00
AN EARLY AMERICAN COLONIAL LUG HANDLED JARLET; 18TH /EARLY 19TH CENTURY. A beautifully shaped and delightfully aged stoneware jarlet of bulbous form narrowing at the neck and base with a well-defined mouthrim and tiny applied lug handles, the bottom extremely flat and unglazed, the surface otherwise covered with an allover natural brown to celadon colored glaze and beautifully weathered with an allover craquelare to the surface. This jar was found in Mauricetown, New Jersey (Cumberland Co...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Enamel : Enamelware : Pre 1900 item #594357
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$45.00
AN ANTIQUE RUSSIAN ENAMEL SNUFF BOX, circa 1870, decorated on top and sides with foliage-like, geometric arabesques in blue, white and red enamel. The overall condition is very good with some losses to the enamel although the cloisonne like separators are all intact. (See detailed photo gallery below.). The box is of brass or bronze, with a hinged lid. Approximately 1-1/8 inches (2.75 cm) high. Diameter is 1-5/8 inches (4 cm).
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1800 item #593485
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$120.00
TWO 18th Century Chinese export tea cups (not a pair) of white porcelain – thinly potted and translucent – in classic Asian form without handles and with shallow footrim and glazed on the underside, of graceful shape decorated in overglaze enamels with chinoiserie subject matter created for the British market...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #593340
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$680.00
French; Second Empire (circa 1852-1870). These are two French Bronze hat-stands in the Neo-classical style, their design inspired by ancient Roman candelabra and the First Empire style of Napoleon I. With an aged, dark bronze patina and subtle traces of the original gilt (ormolu) decoration, the bases were each cast as one piece in the form of triple lion paws in the Classical style...