A brilliant mint state United States Morgan 1891-S silver dollar with exceptional eye appeal and outstanding luster. The coin was cleaned more than 45 years ago, but the re-toning is very appealing. The coin exhibits a sharp full detailed strike with exceptional detail in the feathers on the reverse and in the cheeks and hair on the obverse, and is virtually free of marks.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Portraits : Pre 1900 item #1256615 (stock #TBD00153)
The image is almost certainly a tinted salt print mounted between two pieces of glass and matted to appear similar to a daguerreotype. Most of the original paper seal is still on the glass, but where it is missing the edge of a piece of paper is visible between the pieces of glass. It is translucent when held to a strong light...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Pre 1900 item #1429110 (stock #LS202026)
Ancient Artifacts
$5,000.00
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A Jack of Hearts playing card shot through the heart, signed J.W. Hardin in the bottom right hand margin and for Mr. Ford in the bottom left hand margin along with 3 words I cannot read. The handful of other known examples, estimated to be between 6-17 appear to be from the same deck. The gunslinger was part owner of the bar and gambling venue and he reportedly signed these cards for patrons as a souvenir of a shooting demonstration he put on for the Fourth of July...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Wine and Related : Coasters : Pre 1900 item #271027 (stock #128-11)
This is a fine 19th century English silverplate on copper wine coaster with lovely foliate piercing and beading. Condition: very good; crack in wooden base; Measurement: 4 _ in. diam.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #1167513 (stock #2050)
Four volumes in two books. “L’Empire Chinois” par Thomas Allom, avec les Descriptions par Clément Pelle, Fisher, Fils, Et Cie. Londres, Paris. This is Allom’s classic in its French addition with steel engravings featuring a title page in English, and in French. Front and Back cover have been replaced, otherwise the two books are in good condition. Thomas Allom — 1804-1872 was an English architect, artist, and topographical illustrator...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Places : Pre 1900 item #1335463 (stock #TBD00220)
Albumen of three large columns and a couple of men in front of a large forum (?) with Mount Vesuvius in the distance mounted on grey stock. Excellent tones and sharp image. 7 38 inches tall and 9 ¼ inches wide (18.5 x 23.5 cm). Sheet 18 by 22 inches (46 x 56 cm).

Condition; excellent with minor surface scuffing to the image...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : European : Pre 1700 item #1434247 (stock #6600)
Silver 1/4 Ecu, French coin from the reign of Henry III of France, 1573-1575CE. Diameter 30mm, weight 9 grams. Free shipping.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : European : Pre AD 1000 item #1140827
A rare medieval / Viking period silver coin, dating to Vendian or Viking kingdoms of Northern Europe, c. 900-1000 AD. Crude imitation of a Carolingian denar, slightly cup-shaped of fine silver. The coin shows a cross with 4 pellets / a church or another building.

Condition: Good VF or better for type, very nice flan and wondeful old collection tone. A rare coin and unresearched, could be very good!
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Fossils : Geological item #1451855 (stock #MB613)
Genuine Dinosaur Egg Fossil - Hadrosaur

This fossilised dinosaur egg is from the Hadrosaur species, dating to the late Cretaceous Period (c...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Geological item #1428550
Authentic large stone Shiva Lingham. Size as shown in photo. These stones are very heavy, Located in central London, collection only. Stand not included.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Fossils : Geological item #1451857 (stock #MB615)
Genuine Double Dinosaur Egg Fossil - Hadrosaur

This pair of fossilised dinosaur eggs is from the Hadrosaur species, dating to the late Cretaceous Period (c...