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All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1700 item #1322110
Rare 17thc bronze astrolabe used in early navigation replaced later by sextant-6 inches high-4 inches wide-minor wear and oxidation-center brass screw possible replacement-has intricate engraving on both sides-real thing
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre AD 1000 item #1330233
Offered is a spectacular classical Roman oil lamp belonging to the 1st century AD with a pear-shaped body and a broad rounded end that tapers in and then sharply outwards towards where it intersects with a smaller rounded head, depicting the head of a Roman God or Goddess on the handle, in superb condition and exceptional realistic details in the rendering of the face and hair...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1331133
This is a magnificent antique sterling silver coffee set made by Black, Starr & Frost with covered foliate scrollwork motives and intricate raised floral pattern. The set contains of three pieces as coffee pot, creamer, sugar bowl, all beautifully and highly repoussé. This gorgeous three piece set is marked for Black, Starr, & Frost, New York Sterling, visible underneath the set...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1920 item #1331934 (stock #7244)
An Edwardian 14K white and yellow gold rod link watch chain from the 1910 1920 era. It measures 13-1/2" long, the links alternate from elongated diamond shaped in yellow gold with rectangular lined white gold links and it has a swivel and springring clasp. The links are of hollow construction and this fine chain is is stamped 14K on the jump rings and on the inside of the swivel...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1333074 (stock #2A141A)
Chinese carved old Scholar Handle Walking Stick or Cane, with red Lacquer on Wood, Ca. before 1920's, 30" high, 9 1/2" wide for old Scholar, the details of carving is realistic and well done, black lacquer on the half of the stick and changed to Red Lacquer on upper Scholar handle area. The condition is good and strong, some small areas show the bare wood after many years of rubbing by hands.
David Anthony
$2,750.00
A fine French mantle clock in the rococo style made of rouge marble with gilded bronze feet and accents, atop which stands a bronze of Joan of Arc by Henri Emile Giraud (1825-92,Fr), and thus signed. The clock works, but has no visible markings. It is in excellent condition and works. It dates to c. 1875. Dimension: 26" h
David Anthony
$795.00
This 14K gold American Waltham pocket watch has exceptionally fine embossed and chased gold decoration of floral motifs. The face is enamel with Roman numerals. The face is covered by a plastic bezel over over another crystal. Serial number and gold purity stamped on the back. Dimension: 1 1/2"
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1800 item #1333491
David Anthony
$195.00
This diminutive black basalt wax seal was made by Wedgwood in the late 18th C. as a protest against slavery and features Hercules. The condition is nearly immaculate with no defects to report. The hole at the top was to attach to a lanyard or neck chain or necklace. This item is quite rare and collectible. Dimension: 7/8" h
David Anthony
$465.00
This 14K gold ladies' pocket watch features highly decorated case with a monogram of B whose enamel face displays Arabic numerals and a second hand. The maker is Hampden around the turn of the 20th C. We apologize for the eclipse of 7 which is obscured by camera lights. This watch a pleasure to behold. Dimension: 1 1/4"
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1900 item #1335501 (stock #7338)
A Victorian 3 strand alpaca man's pocket watch chain with an engraved slide from the 1880-1890 era. This 12-1/4" man's accessory has a t-bar and a swivel and the decorative and fancy slide and ends all have hand engraving. The slide has a loop for a fob and a Gothic GB monogram; this chain is made of alpaca (an imitation silver) and it is also known as silveroid, German silver and other names (there is no silver content)...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1335842
David Anthony
$595.00
This pewter vessel is most likely a flask of Swiss origin dating to the first quarter of the 19th C. Its unadorned octagonal sides taper gently to a terraced shoulder having an octagonal tier and a rounded one supporting a threaded neck for screwing on the cap, the top of which has an eye for holding a ring. The underside is flat...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1900 item #1335989
David Anthony
$195.00
A masterwork of machine age beauty, this Stanley plane features a wood base with metal cutting blade housing, patented April 1892. The globular wood grip is matched by an artfully shaped wood handle. Condition is generally excellent although the handle has a splash of paint. The black paint is 40-50% worn. Even so, this plane is a beauty. Dimension: 9 3/4" l
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1336068
David Anthony
$895.00
A very rare cast iron fireplace tool set with caddy includes tongs, poker, and shovel. The caddy in enameled in black over a white primer, a clue to help dating of the set. The caddy is formed of rectilinear lines with a bird with large plumes in the center. Each of the tools has a ring for either grabbing or hanging. Tool handles have twisted shafts with simple decoration on the squared portions. The tools appear to be hand forged...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1900 item #1337642 (stock #7370)
A Finberg Mfg. Co. curb link gold filled man's pocket or vest watch chain from the 1890-1900 era. This 14-5/8" man's accessory has a large springring clasp and a swivel which is stamped FINBERG MFG. CO.. The gold plating on the links is heavy and shines brightly. It is in very good antique condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Clocks : Pre 1800 item #1337826 (stock #159143N13560)
This is a magnificent Cartel made in Paris during the first half of the 18th century by the end or just after the Regence period. This latter started after the death of Louis XIV from 1715 up to 1723. Louis XV being too young, a Regent named Philippe D'Orleans ruled the country. This stunning and intricately designed brown tortoiseshell veneered bracket clock is typical from this era with a sumptuous embellishment of cast bronze ormolus and brass inlaid following Boule's Design...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1339301 (stock #BNJswagger)
June Hastings
$425.00
19th C sterling silver and ebony swagger stick. Presentation engraving on handle was done sometime after 1920. Marked sterling on all silver pieces, it is in excellent condition and measures 17.5" long.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1339555 (stock #9621)
William Wright Vegetable Pills Wooden Box, c. 1835. Fragile and very thin. A great piece of advertising. 2 1/4 incehs x 1 inch x 3/4 inches. Printing: 169 Race Street, Phila., Pa.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1900 item #1342303 (stock #7422)
A Victorian gold filled curb link gentleman's watch fob chain. This 13-7/8" chain has a t-bar and a swivel as well as a 1-1/4" short chain for the mounting of a fob or pocket watch. It is in excellent antique condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs other than some minor wear to the gold plating. Besides being a handsome style of chain, it would also make an attractive choker necklace...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1900 item #1342305 (stock #7423)
A Victorian gold filled double slide expanding gentleman's watch fob chain. This 9-1/4" (maximum) chain shrinks to 6-1/8" when the two engraved slides are separated (which contracts the chain forming a double chain between them, shown partly drawn in our second image). It has a t-bar and a swivel as well as two textured balls which act as stops for the slides. It is stamped W.LH.&Co. on the swivel and it is a neat bit of Victorian ingenuity...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1910 item #1344950 (stock #9443)
An Arts & Crafts patinated bronze ink well from the 1900 to 1910 era. This Edwardian writing or desk accessory features green patination with a fine A&C gold stencil on the front above the pen rest. It stands 3-7/8" tall, 3" wide and 4-1/2" deep. It retains its original blown clear glass inkwell or ink pot and it is stamped BENEDICT ADAM VERO 2213 on the bottom. It is in very good condition with no bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs other than some expected ink stains and surface sp...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1910 item #1347223
A very fine and rare Original ROSS, New Bond St., LONDON, TRAVEL COMPENDIUM, made ca. 1910. This Sea Captain's Travel Case, Patent No. 33236, includes a gilt brass 8-day clock, thermometer and barometer. Accompanied by the original leather travel case with stand. Two-body, leather with folding cover and foldable stand, 2 gilt revolving cases for the clock and barometer, winding crown to wind the pocket watch/clock, for the thermometer for revolving inner bezel, the thermometer between both is o...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1910 item #1350672 (stock #9497)
A Victorian Masonic gold filled rectangular photo locket watch fob from the 1900 era. This fine 1 x 1-1/4" (sans loop) bottom opening locket has a well-done hand engraved Masonic compass on one side and an ornate HEE monogram on the other. It has a photo retaining bezel (marked H&AS) and an instant relative and it is in excellent condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs. All items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted; all ite...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Sewing : Pre 1900 item #1350942 (stock #1516)
Hand sewn 19th C antique strawberry emery with a black velvet top. This has a very country look, it is a little discolored but has no holes or leaks. The black velvet top has nice wear and is sewn on with tiny stitches. This is bigger than the standard emery, 2 1/2" long and is circa 1860-70
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1900 item #1355468 (stock #9542)
A Victorian gold filled watch chain with a 10K turquoise pearls slide from the 1890 1900 era. This 25-1/2" doubled chain has a swivel and an (unmarked but tested) 10k yellow gold barrel style slide with natural turquoise stones and seed pearls. Perfect for a necklace, this chain is in excellent condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs. All items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted; all items are vintage or antique and may hav...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1355713
Offered is a magnificent 1926 sterling silver decanter by the famous Frank M. Whiting & Company, all hand chased and highly repoussé depicting floral designs on the body and handle, with the hallmark of “Talisman Rose, HAND CHASED STERLING BY FRANK M. WHITING & COMPANY. W . 1926. 4 PINT” visible on the bottom. Whiting Mfg. Co. of New York traces its roots to 1840. The firm was a major manufacturer of both sterling hollowware and sterling flatware. In 1924, Whiting Mfg. Co. was purchased ...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #1355716
Offered is a magnificent Jenkins & Jenkins 925/1000, all hand chased and highly repoussé sterling silver oval bowl with its matching cover depicting alluring floral designs throughout, with a monogram and a hallmark of “JERKINS & JERKINS INC. MAKERS, BALTIMORE, STERLING 925/1000, FINE” on the back. Jenkins & Jenkins was founded in Baltimore as A. Jacobi in 1879.  It was succeeded by Jacobi and Jenkins in 1894 and then formed as Jenkins and Jenkins in 1908. The repoussé technique bec...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre AD 1000 item #1355769
Offered is a spectacular ancient Roman oil lamp belonging to the 1st century AD with a pear-shaped body and a broad rounded end that tapers in and then sharply outward towards where it intersects with a smaller rounded head, depicting the head of a Roman God or Goddess on the handle, in superb condition and exceptional realistic details in the rendering of the face and hair.  
The sill of the lamp is beautifully crafted and thins in proportion with the taper while also blending in a se...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre AD 1000 item #1356043
Offered is a magnificent and rare-to-find Roman oil lamp depicting a horse in this very fine detail art work on upper body, face and hair. This fabulous ancient bronze horse lamp belongs to the 1st century AD, is in pristine condition for its time and era, with a beautiful style, and a nice original olive green patina throughout. It measures 9 cm (3.5") x 4.2 cm (1.75") and weighs 142.50 grams.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1358069 (stock #TR845)
This well preserved Victorian 900 silver lorgnette has a rectangular enameled handle. The enamel is in great condition on all four sides. The lorgnette works and has low magnification lenses. The total length of the lorgnette is 5 3/8 “.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Pre 1920 item #1359607 (stock #7227)
Bedell & Co.
$695.00
Three piece doctor's desk set in original box. Circa 1910 and made of Silvered bronze, this set is exquisitely detailed and in excellent condition. It consists of a letter opener, a seal, and a pen all with the caduceus symbol for medicine. The original box is fitted and lined with red velvet. The exterior of the box has some damage, see the last picture. The measurements are as follows: Box - 5" wide by 9.75" long Pen - 8" long and .75" at its widest. Seal - 3.5" tall and 1" at its widest...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1920 item #1359609 (stock #GS)
Bedell & Co.
$65.00
Lovely antique garden shears, circa 1915. They are silver plate made by the Clauss Co. of Fremont Ohio. They are 6.5" long and 2.5" at their widest (when closed). They have a nice rose motif.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1920 item #1365352 (stock #9645)
An English sterling silver curb link watch chain with an escutcheon shape medal or award fob. The 14 3/8" length antique watchchain has individual lion passant marks and the watch swivel has the company mark of Henry Williamson Ld (known 1895 - ?). The fob, which appears to be a football award, has the makers mark of William H Haseler and the Birmingham 1915 year mark. The shield in the centre has rse gold and two ornate iniitials, possibly ST. There is one swivel, possibly this was being worn ...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Musical : String : Pre 1910 item #1366078 (stock #40I80-103)
Antique Boston bowlback mandolin with inlay, by Bay State, Model, 2 1/2, with paper label of Charles A. Stromberg, Boston. Circa 1900. With original wooden box. Length - 22 1/2 inches. Nice, as-found condition.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1800 item #1367806
A beatiful set of three very large early Euopean Iron keys for Gates or strong doors, 17th.-18th. century.

The lot consists of: 1. A very large iron key with a heart-shaped bow, long stem and folded reenforced bit, later 17th. century, 19 cm. long.

2. A very large massive key with oval bow, long thick stem and small bit, 18th. century,20 cm. long.

3. A large iron key with oval bow and thin stem folded bit, 18th. century, 16,7 cm.

Condition: Choice!, ver...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1837 VR item #1367988
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$299.00
Box of Antique Continental or Asian hand made Locks , assorted group 6 different lots available at least one lock in each lot has a key. Assorted conditions sold as is . This is a great group for the reseller, many of these locks sell for 200-500 each.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1800 item #1368229
Interesting Early type of European iron Key, ca. 17th. century.

The key with an Antenna-shaped bow, likely made for a Chest.

Size: 10,6 cm.

Condition: Choice.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection