Neoclassical Tripartite Gold Leaf Mirror, 19th century, English or American, comprised of Corinthian columns, a molded cornice with pendant spheres, and an Adamesque frieze, possibly original plate showing minor aging. Height 26-1/2", Width 65". We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL **
Rare China Trade Games Table decorated with black lacquer and gilded, very fine free hand decoration, in excellent original condition, circa 1830-1850. Height 32", Width 32", Depth 16". We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED.** 11061649TB45-00
Exceptional solid tiger maple with unusal applied decoration on drawer front, pine secondary wood, possibly upstate New York or western Vermont,the distinctive legs "a combination of tapered, blocked and turned elements, are thought to be a New York trait of the period and added to the expense of the object because extra work and a jig were needed to create them", (see page 91, THE BEST THE COUNTRY AFFORDS-VERMONT FURNITURE 1765-1850, by Kenneth Zogry) circa 1830...
Approx. 24" x 11" old finish.
Exceptional Pair of Italian Bronze and Ormolu Candlesticks with nicely detailed foliate decoration and with good patina and fine castings. Having a removable ormolu drip pan above a bronze candle cup and supported by a turned and foliate decorated column with a tripartite scrolling ormolu base and mounted on a tripartite bronze plinth. These would have been brought home as a souvenir by someone who had made the Grand Tour. Italy, circa 1870.
5" x 5" x 13"tall
Approx. 11" high, having eight day time and stick movement
Rare portable table of solid walnut - with increasing mobility in the nineteenth century, the need for portable furniture grew and furniture that could be easily transported was often used for military campaigns and aboard ships. Entrepreneurs and inventors worked to fill the need and patented all sorts of ingenious designs. This attractive example dates from about 1875 and is American. It is in excellent original condition. Height 26-1/2", Diameter 23-1/2"...
Early 20th century child's wooden garden toy with removable sides, completely original, in almost unused condition. Length 35", Height 14", Width 12-1/2", Wheel diameter 9".We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL ** 115BX
Cranberry Glass vase mounted as a lamp. 10" high, 21" high with shade. Pre 1900
Mid 19th century, rosewood, brass bound and inlaid lap desk, probably English. 6"x14"x9". We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL. ** 403BX56
A pair of Italian silverplate baroque altar prickets later fitted as table lamps. Baluster stems with paw feet and putti motif. The bases are three-sided. Wired for U.S. electrical standards with dimmer switches, 40-100W bulbs recommended. Silk shades, 20"L x 14.5"W x 13"H. Overall height of lamps with harps, 48"H. Minor tarnish.
Exquisitely hand painted with beautiful roses, this hanging Victorian light fixture is in perfect original condition. It even has the original pulley system. The shade measures 13 1/2" in diameter x 7 1/2" tall, and the fixture as a whole measures 38" long x 18" wide. It is one of the nicest hanging lamps of this period that we've ever had.
Unusual American Victorian hanging fixture with both shade and font decorated with a log cabin on a lake. I've never seen this one before, and it is a lovely hanging lamp in perfect original condition. The shade measures 13 1/2" in diameter x 7 1/2" high, and the lamp measures 42" from top to bottom.
Antique Chinese Export Rouge Lacquer Tea Caddy with faux painted brass banding; rectangular with brass carrying handles and gilt decoration, the hinged lid opening to a large pewter removable box with hinged lid and engraved decoration of figures in a landscape. Circa 1870. (rubbing to painted banding)
11.5" x 7.75" x 5.5" tall
Jerome's & Darrow Federal manner hand made shelf clock with wood works, Bristol CT. Provenance, Martin VanBuren Back, 1835-1920 (may already have been in the family for a generation.) We purchased from his direct descendant, David N. Back in the 1990s. We had the clock last serviced in 2006 and in good running order with reliable chimes. Having invested in preservation, our gain will have been our enjoyment of the clock. 2nd quarter, 19th century. Good condition. Height, about 34 3/4 inches...
An English, George III style mahogany sideboard. Oak secondary wood. Top drawer over large drawer, both flanked by storage with hinged doors. Raised on six tapered legs of square section terminating in spade feet. Brass gallery along the back. Late 19th century to Ca 1900. Good condition with expected movement in wood including some distress and wear from use. The size is good - ample yet small enough for a modestly sized dining room...
Continental Ornate Brass Candlestick in the Classical Taste , well cast fine details and was altered to also take lamp wiring. Size H 103/4" base 5" square.
An unusual and dramatic firescreen abattant. It reminds me of some of the smaller, New York classical parlor furniture I've seen in Southern house tours with late Federal drawing and music rooms furnished with pieces imported by successful merchants - almost, but not quite, over the top in their design yet direct in their function. So an argument could be made for high, New York city style. And the inlaid oval in the center, with pie crimped edge, is reminiscent of some New England work...