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Treen Nutcracker c 1910

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Organics: Wood: Pre 1920   item# 438548 (stock# 2566)

Treen Nutcracker c 1910
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$145 

An ingenious and decorative nutcracker with a pine handle and a shiny mahogany bowl. The nut holder is metal with ridges and operates just fine by a little pressure downwards on the handle which pushes in the arm with the ridges. The bowl catches the nutshells. The bottom is covered in worn green felt. The diameter of the bowl is 8" The height of the handle from the table is 7"


Oil on Wood of Angel with trumpet in gilt gothic frame

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Religious Artifacts: Christian: Pre 1900   item# 438335 (stock# 2811)

Oil on Wood of Angel with trumpet in gilt gothic frame
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A Grand Tour copy from Florence, Italy, circa 1890, of an angel blowing a trumpet by Fra Angelico in oil painted on wood with a gilt background in a gilded wood Gothic frame. The angel is garbed in dark gray vestments with gold stars and edging. His tunic splits at his feet to reveal bright red and blue undergarments. His wings are gold with blood red droplets. His trumpet is short, more of an English horn than a trombone. Around his head is a halo incised into the gilt wood. Condition of p ...click for details


Angel on wood in Florentine Gothic gilt frame c 1890

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Religious Artifacts: Christian: Pre 1900   item# 437434 (stock# 2811)

Angel on wood in Florentine Gothic gilt frame c 1890
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A Grand Tour copy from Florence, Italy, of an angel blowing a trumpet by Fra Angelico; oil painted on wood with a gilt background in a gilded wood Gothic frame with 4 twisted columns in the baroque style of Bernini. Condition of painting is excellent. The gilding of the frame and background is excellent also. There is a loss of two cornices on the side near the bottom (see pic 5) Size of the frame is 21" long by 7.5" wide at the bottom.


Bronze Bas Relief of Saint Christopher c 1900

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Religious Artifacts: Christian: Pre 1920   item# 436608 (stock# 1510)

Bronze Bas Relief of Saint Christopher c 1900
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$750 

Bronze sculpture depicting Saint Christopher knee-deep in water, and true to his name of Christ bearer, carrying a child on his shoulders. Size is 14" x 7.5" Condition is excellent, although there is some oxidation at the bottom. Someone has taped a piece of paper on the back that says Signature with an arrow, but I cannot make anything out.


Carved Wood Statue Madonna and Child c 1881

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Religious Artifacts: Christian: Pre 1900   item# 436580 (stock# 2741)

Carved Wood Statue Madonna and Child c 1881
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$1,495 

Beautifully carved wood figure of a crowned Virgin Mary holding a flowering sceptre in one hand and in the other, balanced on her hip, the child Jesus. The child has an old man face typical of medieval figures. On the bottom are the sculptor's initials, PL or PV, with a date of 81. I am assuming this is 1881 because of the neo-gothic style of this carving, so popular in the late 19th century during the Gothic Revival. Height is 23" Size of base is 6" x 4" Condition is ex ...click for details


English Rosewood Coffer with Brass Keepers c 1700

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Organics: Wood: Pre 1800   item# 435011 (stock# 1882)

English Rosewood Coffer with Brass Keepers c 1700
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An English box made of rosewood with brass keepers and wrought iron bindings, c 1700-1750. The wood has a beautiful patina and has worn away in some places. The iron bindings are gone from the top. Size of the cover is 17.5" x 10" The height of the coffer is 9"


Italian Tooled Leather Box with Angels c 1900

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Organics: Wood: Pre 1900   item# 434532 (stock# 1301)

Italian Tooled Leather Box with Angels c 1900
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Hand tooled leather box probably from Italy about 1900. On the cover,5 young children with wings, angels or cherubim, dressed in Roman tunics, pose and dance, one with primitive cymbals. Each has its own little frame. The sides of the box are leather decorated with a floral frieze. The inside of the box is a stained and varnished wood. Size is 6" x 4" x 2" Condition is very good with some wear to the bottom corners (see pic #2)


Carved Wood Box of Gothic Fragments

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Organics: Wood: Pre 1910   item# 434157 (stock# 2341)

Carved Wood Box of Gothic Fragments
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Interesting carved wooden box made from old stained oak fragments originally part of a gothic piece of furniture. Three sides have towers with crosses pierced through. There are also circles and trefoils with crosses that go right through to the inside of the box. The top is nicely carved with a floral/leave design. Both the top and bottom are finished off with crenellations as on a castle. From the inside it looks like the box was constructed sometime around 1910. Size is 11" wide by ...click for details


Pair of Brass Twisted Altar Candlesticks c 1890

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Brass: Pre 1900   item# 434141 (stock# 1422)

Pair of Brass Twisted Altar Candlesticks c 1890
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Very nice pair of brass candlesticks, probably from an altar or church set, each with 3 paw feet. The bases are pierced with gothic designs; the columns are twisted in baroque style; the drip cups are also pierced brass. The middle of each column is decorated with an outcropping and attached floret. Height is 18.5" with a triangular base of 7" to each side. These sticks hold altar candles with a diameter of 1 and 3/8 inches. Condition is very good with some oxidization in the midd ...click for details


Framed Copper Bas Relief of Nude Woman in Chains

Catalogue: Antiques: Decorative Art: Metals: Copper: Pre 1910   item# 432618 (stock# 1665)

Framed Copper Bas Relief of Nude Woman in Chains
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A very subtle bas relief in copper of a nude woman with her wrists in shackles and chains attached to a round hook above. At the base of the copper edge is a trademark and the name Plasto. The frame is ebonized wood with a gesso edge and green marbleized plastic border. Size of frame is 7" x 14" x 1.5"

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