The long title page: Q. Horatii Flacci Carmina Expurgata / Accuratis notis ac appendice de diis et heroibus poeticis illustravit / Josephus Juvencius / Editio prioribus auctior et emendatior
Latin ecclesiastical verse with some illustrations. This copy from: Angers, de l'imprimerie des freres mame. 1807.
Leather bound. 7 x 4 inches. 410 + xxx pages. Fair condition, having damage to the leather cover, browning and creases to most pages, minor annotations, torn title page, and missing ...
The Frick Collection, Volume 8, Potteries and Porcelains. Publ. The Frick Art Reference Library, New York 1955. Red Cloth Boards; no dust jacket. Book Condition is excellent. First Edition. Elephant Folio 18 x 13.5 inches.
This is a high quality catalog of the Frick Collection of pottery and porcelain from 1955. Forward by Walter Read Hovey and Introduction by Sir Osbert Sidwell. 45 + pages plus 53 plates, each with a separate page of description. All plates and descriptions are printed on...
The World of Currier & Ives edited by Roy King and Burke Davis. Publ. Bonanza Books, New York, 1987. Hard Cover oblong folio. Book Condition is Fine (bumped corners); Dust Jacket is Good (minor tears). Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hard Cover. Fine/Good. Folio 14 1/2 x 19 inches. 140 page collection of prints of Currier and Ives lithographs from the Roy King collection. Includes introduction, a section on collecting and buying prints, a selected list of 200 Currier and Ives prints with values. O...
Corinne ou Italie, par Mme La Baronne de Stael. Nouvelle Edition revue et corrigee. Tome Second. Published by: Chez Treuttel et Wuetz, Libraires Paris, 1833. Leather covers. 491 pages. Book and cover condition: fair to good. Foxing and browning throughout, leather cover torn at spine and worn on corners. Generally tight, but does have a number of loose pages in the middle. Some old annotations. 6 3/4 x 4 1/8 inches.
Here's the long title page: Caius Crispus Sallustius the Historian Translated into English. To which are prefixed The Life and Character of the Author and His Works. By John Rowe, Esq; The Third Edition, Revised and Corrected Throughout. Printed for the Executors of Richard Sare, and Sold by R. Williamson near Gray's Inn Gate in Holbourn, 1726.
This book originally had leather bindings, but the front and back covers are missing. The spine is intact and is gilt marked: Rowe's Sallust. 250 ...
Atlas of Early American History: The Revolutionary Era 1760-1790. Princeton University Press, Princeton (NJ), 1976. Green Cloth Boards. Book Condition is excellent; Dust Jacket is Very Good (has a few blemishes and rubbed corners). First Edition. Elephant Folio 18.5 x 13.5 inches. Lester J. Cappon (Editor) with Barbara Bartz Petchenik and John Hamilton Long. 157 + xvi pages. ISBN 10:0691046344; ISBN 13:9780691046341. Fantastically detailed and well researched atlas of the American Revolutionary ...
This is a nice large vintage gold-tone Christmas bell pin/brooch. The two bells are done in matte gold-tone, the ribbon in bright gold-tone, and the clangers have crystals. Not marked. The brooch measures about 2 3/4 inches tall. Excellent vintage condition. FREE SHIPPING in the USA.
This repouse nut cup was made by William Devenport, Northwood Street, Birmingham 1913. The silver is rather thin and formed to shape. The rim is loaded with Art Nouveau scrolls entwined around the piece. The side bears the hallmarks indicating Birmingham 1913 and the maker’s mark – W.D – for William Devenport. The nut cup or bowl is about 2 3/4 inches long, 1 3/4 inches wide and 1 inch deep. Condition is excellent.
This is a Beswick Pottery Beatrix Potter storybook figurine of the Lady Mouse. Approx. 4 inches tall. Excellent condition – no chips, cracks or repairs. Backstamp is BP3a.
This is a late Victorian belt buckle that has been re-fashioned into a brooch. All the faceted, cut steel studs are riveted into place onto a steel backing plate and frame. The brass buckle fittings are still on the piece, which now has a pin-back glued to it. Unmarked, but probably French. Measures about 2 x 2 inches. Excellent condition, with a wonderful patina and just a hint of rust overall, and a few rusted studs under the top layer.
This is a late Victorian belt buckle with a scrolling vine design. All the faceted, cut steel studs are riveted into place onto a brass backing plate. Unmarked, but probably French. Measures about 3 1/8 x 3 inches. Excellent condition, however it is missing one stud, but has a wonderful patina and just a hint of rust.
This is a late Victorian belt buckle with a scrolling vine design. All the faceted, cut steel studs are riveted into place onto a brass backing plate. Unmarked, but probably French. Measures about 3 1/8 x 3 inches. Excellent condition, with a wonderful patina and just a tiny hint of rust.
This is a late Victorian belt buckle with a scrolling vine design. The piece is made of three sheets of stamped and pierced steel. The top two sheets (one of each half of the piece) are formed to the shape of faceted beads and polished. These are attached to the lower piece with 22 faceted cut steel studs. Unmarked, but probably French. Measures about 3 1/8 x 3 inches. Excellent condition, with a wonderful patina and just a tiny hint of rust.
Wonderful set of four Dinner Knives from this gorgeous pattern that was introduced by Gorham way back in 1913. Based on the marks, this is an older set – pre-1950. These are heavy silver and are monogrammed with a simple “D” on the topside of the handle. Included are the following pieces:
Four (4) dinner knives – 9 1/2 inches with sterling handle.
Excellent condition. Marked with the Gorham Hallmark/Logo and Sterling as shown.
There are six horse racing prints in the folio. The folio is still in its original folder. It was published in 1983 by the Los Angeles Turf Club. The prints are 9 1/2 inches x 14 1/2 inches and suitable for framing. Excellent condition.
Deeply Carved Wooden Horse Brooch. This pin is probably from the 1950s. He has a horse hide and fur mane, a leather ear and a red glass eye. Measures about 3“ tall and 3/4” thick. Excellent condition, except some of the fur mane has “disappeared”. Just the right fashion for your Triple Crown party!
What a great Carved Wooden Horse Brooch! This pin is probably from the 1950s. He has a Naugahyde bridle and a glass eye. Measures about 3 1/4” across. Excellent condition. Just the right fashion for your Triple Crown party!
This is a nice long strand of graduated egg shaped black jet faceted beads. Each bead is individually knotted in place. The beads graduate in size from the smallest at about 3/8 inch long and 1/4 inch in diameter to the largest at about 1-1/8 inch long and 7/8 inch in diameter. The necklace is about 34 inches long. There is minor wear to a few of the largest beads.