A wonderful antique bronze with royal portraits, from France, dating ca. 1600 AD.

A large and attractive mortar with good high relief portraits.

Condition: Choice, Note that the mortar has a small loss at the rim, but it's an ancient damage or perhaps it was born this way. Terrific brown patina.

Size: 13,3 cm. wide and 9,5 cm. high, the mortar weighs ca. 2 kilograms.

Ex. Old Danish Collection.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1900 item #1361724 (stock #2908)
Watch Company
$875.50
ROCKFORD W. Co. 17j E.J. MUCKLE Silver Case C: 1882. All original. THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME.

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All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre AD 1000 item #1361673 (stock #4080)
Very fine polished shouldered stone axe from the late Neolithic Period, found in Nan Province Thailand near the Lao Border. The stone is very hard and cannot be scratched on the polished surface with stainless steel and is near perfect condition with only a couple tiny chips on the still serviceable cutting edge. L: 16cm/6.5in and center W: 5.5cm/2.1in. Please note reference in last enlargement from Burnished Beauty: The Art of Stone in Early Southeast Asia.
MEASURES 35 INCHES ..THE BUST IS ABOUT POOL BALL SIZE ..VERY NICELY DETAILED
MEASURES 33 INCHES LONG ..HAS A FIREMAN'S BUTTON ON THE END
Wonderful standing Regina Carola Self Changing music box with double comb and 21 15 1/2" discs. This music box is mahogany and has been beautifully kept and plays wonderfully. It stands 67 1/2" tall x 28" wide x 22" deep. It has a double comb and 12 discs which change after each one plays. There is a drawer that has 9 extra discs. All the original paperwork and directions are there. I can't say enough about this box - its wonderful!
A rare bronze mortar, likely Spanish but could French as well, late 16th. century AD.

Interesting design with faces and spacers. Also smaller faces near the rim.

Size: 10,4 cm. wide and 7,2 cm. high, weighing just below 1 kilogram.

Condition: Choice, wonderful brown patina, smaller nicks as seen in the pictures.

Ex. Ib Olsen Collection
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1920 item #1361141 (stock #2909)
Watch Company
$850.00
AMERICAN WATCH Co. P.S. Bartlett 15j KEY WIND 6.5 oz. COIN SILVER C: 1876. THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME. NOTE: Please view our return policy for exchanges and returns. We have been selling vintage watches on E-Bay since 1998 as watchco1974 with over 8000 vintage watch sales and 100% positive feedbacks. You can buy from us with confidence. OTHER NICE FEATURES: We accept credit card payments through paypal...
MEASURES 35.75 INCHES LONG ...STURDY AND HAS DECENT WEIGHT ..HAS AN AGE CRACK AS SHOWN IN THE BALEEN SPACER
WHALE BONE CARVED CANE MEASURES 36.5 INCHES ..HAS SOME AGE CRACKS IN TOP KNOB BUT IS STILL VERY INTACT AND STURDY ..NO NIB ON BOTTOM..
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1910 item #1359776 (stock #4172405TB)
Folk Art Walking Stick with an "Opera Handle" carved in the shape of a Cat, with Glass Eyes and paint decoration suggesting a Tiger Cat. Because the surface of the wood is entirely painted, the type of wood used is not obvious, but the cane is fairly light weight suggesting a softer wood. 33 3/4" to the top of the handle, 35" to the top of the cat's ears. Excellent condition with only very slight surface wear. We accept time payments and quantity discounts...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1359732 (stock #10851)
Antique Bronze Pen and Pencil Holder in the form of a draw string sack. Probably French, 19th Century. Length: 4.5" Height 3.75"
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 : 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 : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1920 item #1358943 (stock #2906)
Watch Company
$1,250.00
ELGIN 18 size MILITARY 21j Lord Elgin GIMBALED Double Hinged Walnut wood original Case Box. 21j Lord Elgin 18 size movement. All original and very scarce. THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME. We have been selling vintage watches on E-Bay since 1998 as watchco1974 with 7000 feed backs, 100% positive. You can buy from us with confidence...
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 : 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 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 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...
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 : 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 : Medical : Pre 1920 item #1355213 (stock #810)
hotoke antiques
$200.00


Quite a unique and rare binocular loupes for professional use probably for precisional occupations (surgical, dental, or jewelers?).
Brass frame. Origin unidentified. Around prewar period in early 20th century.

approx. Total length 19cm (7.48in), Holded length 7.5cm (2.95) / Longest opened width 18cm (7.08in), Holded width 12cm (4.72in)




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All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Clocks : Pre 1920 item #1354895 (stock #VW1543)
Watch Company
$2,850.00
ART DECO and one of the first uniquely created by Le Coultre for HERMES, Paris in 1938. Measures 6 by 6 by 1/2 inch. Rectangular with applied Silver Arabic and Art Deco original hands! Jeweled original 8 day movement. HERMES Paris by Le Coultre Sterling Silver Travel Clock C: 1930. Professionally restored dial. Remarkable condition. THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME.

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All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1353285
A Chinese printing block with characters carved on small individual wooden blocks. circa 1900 Dimensions: 8.5 X 13
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1353282
A Chinese printing block with characters carved on small individual wooden blocks. Circa 1900 Dimensions: 7X12
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 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 : Pre 1920 item #1350671 (stock #596ad)
E & M Perez
$165.00
With a lens measuring 2" x 3 3/4', this magnifying glass has an ornate handle and surround of bronze, and measures 7 3/4" long. the floral and ribbon designs are nicely cast, and the lens is in good condition, with some minor scratching.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1900 item #1348591 (stock #9485)
A Victorian sterling silver ornate link silver coins watch chain necklace from 1895. This exceptional, highly styled chain shows Victorian design at its best. It is 16-3/4" long and it consists of a swivel, coiled infinity knot style links, oblong rod links with interior silver coils along with a swivel, t-bar, silver coins and a gold-fronted sterling scroll style 1-1/8 x 3/4" watch fob. The coins include a Canada 1881 five cent silver piece, a British 1854 three pence coin ("thruppence"), a ...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1800 item #1347480 (stock #D225)
Rare Authentic Antique mid-18th century, Brass Equinoctial Pocket Sundial, Compass by Andreas Vogler, Augsburg, Germany. A compass with brass dial and blued steel needle mounted on the centre of the brass octagonal horizontal plate finely engraved with scrolled ornamentation. Circular base-plate signed, on reverse “And Vogl” for Andreas Vogler of Augsburg, and engraved with latitudes of several cities Eleva Poli = Elevatio Poliarum (latitude of cities) Augsburg Paris 48, Cracau (Kracow) 50....
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1910 item #1347364 (stock #9467)
A sterling propelling extending pencil with a garnet top from the 1900 era. Worn on a watch fob or on a chatelaine, this sliding pencil was invented by Samuel Mordan however this example isn't signed or marked. It features attractive hand engraving and the garnet top tests as genuine. It has a gold plated loop for wear on a chain, it extends from 1-3/4" to 2-3/8" and it is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs. All items are thorough...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1910 item #1347363 (stock #9466)
An S. Mordan & Co. sterling propelling extending pencil with an agate top from the 1900 era. This sliding pencil was invented by Samuel Mordan in the early 1800s and it features fine engine turning and embossing. It extends from 3" to 4-3/8", it is signed S. MORDAN 7 Co. MAKERS and it is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs. All items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted; all items are vintage ...
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 : 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 : 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. It is in excellent antique condition with no dents...
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 are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are ...