All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Currency : Pre 1930 item #1442519
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Ancient ethnic and American group lot. Assorted pieces 2 miniature boxes one an ashtray one a pill box with mother of pearl, a green patina bronze bird , a Japanese metal model of the Eiffel tower and building , an 1886 American silver certificate one dollar bill poor condition a beaded pin and a cloisonné match book case. All sold as is .
The Reuben and Edith Hecht Collection

West-Semitic Seals, Eighth-Sixth Centuries BCE

by Nahman Avigad, Michael Heltzer, and Andre Lemaire, Edited by Ronny Reich

Hecht Museum / University of Haifa

Bibliographic info: 179 pages

Language(s): English and Hebrew

Cover: Cloth

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The 200-page, bilingual (Hebrew/English) catalog contains a detailed discussion of 140 inscribed seals from the Reuben and Edith Hecht Museum Collection at the University of H...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre 1492 item #1383805 (stock #4281)
Copper jital coin from the last Shah of Kwarezm Kingdom 12o0CE -1220CE. Muhammad II of Khwarezm, having arrested/executed emissaries on two occasions from the Mongols, he brought the full force of Genghis Khan’s wrath on his realm and every city was razed to the ground“arguably the bloodiest massacre the world saw until the 20th century”. Free shipping via Hong Registered Airmail. D: 19.8mm
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1940 item #1110577 (stock #6620)
A Charles Meryon Print Collectors Club book #126/500. This scarce art book from the Art Deco era published by the Print Collectors' Club of London, England in 1931. This 10 x 7-1/2" paper and cloth bound book has 31 pages plus 22 black and white illustrations following on separate pages; it is titled CHARLES MERYON AND HIS EAUX-FORTES SUR PARIS, and it is one of a series of limited edition art books published in this era...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #1256224
Unstated first edition published in 1920 by Harcourt, Brace and Company. Green boards with red lettering. The text block is uncut and there is a name written in ink on the front inside board. Otherwise a nice tight copy.
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Large quartz point votive diamond shape that holds one tea light candle. Size 5" by 4"
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #1230306
Washington Irving. "Revised Edition Complete in One Volume." Published in 1887 by G.P. Putnam's Sons New York. The front features a gilt design on the black leather boards. This is a nice tight edition and smaller book that measures 4.25" x 6.50".
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #787751
The Reuben and Edith Hecht Collection - A

Ancient Means of Exchange, Weights and Coins

Ya’akov Meshorer

The 200-page, bilingual (Hebrew/English) catalog contains a detailed discussion of some 800 ancient means of payment, weights, and coins found in the collection of the Reuben and Edith Hecht Museum at the University of Haifa

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The Contents of the Catalogue:

Ancient Means of Exchange

Introduction

Metal Ingots as Means of Exchange

W...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1800 item #785848 (stock #D.H.06.18.08)
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Ancient Scale Weights and Pre Coinage Currency of the Near East (Hardcover).

by David Hendin (Author).

Signed PERSONALLY BY THE AUTHOR .

More than 450 ancient weights and pieces of pre-coinage currency have been cataloged and described by this author of bestselling books on ancient Biblical and Judean coins. No collection of ancient weights of this breadth and depth has ever been published in a single volume...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Contemporary item #1459366
A fine copy of the book "Kitty City", published 2005, this a first edition, hand inscribed in marker by famous American artist JUDY CHICAGO (born 1939). The 9 3/4" by 9 1/2" book is very clean. Judy Chicago (born Judy Gerowitz) is well known for her feminist-centered art, and for her 1970's installation work "Dinner Party". The book is full of color and black and white drawings by the artist, who tenderly reviews the relationships she has had with cats who have entered her life...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1920 item #1347932
Offered is a FRANCE, REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE, SILVER 2 FRANC, DATED 1915, (10.04 gm, 27 mm), PARIS MINT, KM-845.1, in CHOICE UNC condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : European : Pre 1920 item #1450198 (stock #7122)
Mixed lot of old German pfennig (pennies) total 22. There oldest one is 1875, the most recent is 1943. A lot of history here, free shipping.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Contemporary item #1336993 (stock #C/JB)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
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THE Book on Alexandria Stoneware and Pottery - limited supply available
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Fossils : Prehistorical item #1300857
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Moroccan stromatolite fossil well preserved in a nice red sandstone believed to date from about 600 million years ago.These microbial fossils are one of Earth's earliest records of life. The earliest known stromatolite fossils are between 3.5 - 2.75 billion years old in the Precambrian period. The blue-green algae in these early colonies were important in creating Earth's current oxygen atmosphere. Size 5" by 4" by and weighs 1.2 pounds
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Contemporary item #1449664
Published in 2014, this is a page proof facsimile preview of the finalized book written by Sufi teacher, Sherif Baba. A cloth bound edition in excellent condition (with the exception of a few front pages rippled at the bottom), the book includes a series of transcriptions of an event at which Sherif discusses in depth the most important aspects of Sufism, i.e. Basmala. 478pp.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Pre 1900 item #428795 (stock #G408)
Offered is a lovely, double, gutta-percha photograph case holding two early 19th century tin types of two different women.

The double gutta-percha case measures 2.5 inches wide x 3 inches long x .75 inches deep when closed, and 5 inches wide when opened. The case appears to be in excellent condition!

The two cased tin types are each further framed within different press-molded, thin, ornate, brass frame and behind a little pane of glass...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1940 item #1347958
Offered is a U.S. LIBERTY, FIVE CENTS BUFFALO 1937, (5.12 gm, 21mm), NICKEL, CHOICE BU, in BRILLIANT UNCIRCULATED condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1990 item #1176068 (stock #B-5)
"The Genius of Japanese Design" by Sherman Lee. 1983 second printing, Kodansha. Condition-New. 203 pages. 32 color plates, 800 B/W plaes, including 15 pages of Japanese family crests. "A superb introduction to Japanese art by one of the foremost authorities in the field. A brilliant analysis of the unique features of Japanese design and motif as represented in more than 1,500 illustrations. Valuable for the artist, designer, and art historian." Sherman E...