A truly beautiful and completely untreated Unheated 6.97ct Burma Blue Sapphire in this gorgeous light blue hue. The stone is astonishingly not only eye clean but virtually loupe clean as well. Cutting is exceptional and brings the maximum fire, lustre and sheer gorgeousness out of the stone. The gem comes complete with a Certificate from the world respected lotus Gemology laboratory confirming the stone is origin Burma and untreated. Beautiful! Shipping DHL
A simply exceptional, rare and completely untreated/unheated Sapphire probably from Sri Lanka weighing an impressive 3.43ct. The colour is a stunning almost pure hue of medium blue, not too light and not too dark, just as blue sapphire should be - extremely lovely indeed. The gem has *exceptional* clarity and is not only eye clean but is almost loupe clean as well, with the exception of a couple of tiny feathers the size of pinpricks, visible only under magnification...
A simply exceptional, rare and completely untreated/unheated Sapphire probably from Sri Lanka weighing an impressive 3.13ct. The colour is a stunning almost pure hue of medium blue, not too light and not too dark, just as blue sapphire should be - extremely lovely indeed. The gem has *exceptional* clarity and is not only eye clean but is almost loupe clean as well, with the exception of a couple of tiny feathers the size of pinpricks, visible only under magnification...
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$6,885.00
Giant Quartz Sphere 12" Diameter and over 65 pounds, slight restoration , nice snowflake interior pattern. The brown spot in one picture is the restoration area. Size 11-12 Diameter and over 65 pounds
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Geological item #1380753
A simply superior, rare and completely untreated/unheated Sapphire from Sri Lanka weighing a magnificent 8.48ct. The colour is almost an absolutely pure hue of white, without any secondary yellowish or other secondary colour visible at all - extremely lovely indeed. Any specks of colour in our pics, as well as dark patches, are ALL reflections of light and are not visible or present in the actual stone...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Pre 1900 item #707153 (stock #3396)
Galerie Hafner
$5,500.00
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Oblong folio album with 54 albumen and 7 photolitho photographs, showing ruins and city scenes. Half leather with spine stamped "Egypt" in gilt. The black and white photographs mounted on boards. Each print approximately 22 cm x 28 cm, signed in the negative, the majority numbered and captioned in French. The photographers: - Felix Bonfils, French photographer, active 1867 - 1885. - G...
A simply superior, rare and completely untreated/unheated Sapphire from Sri Lanka weighing a magnificent 8.48ct. The colour is almost an absolutely pure hue of white, without any secondary yellowish or other secondary colour visible at all - extremely lovely indeed. Any specks of colour in our pics, as well as dark patches, are ALL reflections of light and are not visible or present in the actual stone...
An absolutely gorgeous natural Melo pearl from the glorious waters of the Andaman Sea weighing 18.68ct. Colour is a lovely hue of yellowish orange, possibly a tad lighter compared to our pics, absolutely natural and absolutely lovely. Beautiful natural patterns as evidenced by our pics. The shape is a baroque drop shape, ideal for a stunning designer pendant. We will accept only a close offer on the pearl - it already represents excellent value. Polished...
An absolutely gorgeous natural Melo pearl from the glorious waters of the Andaman Sea weighing 15.38ct. Colour is a lovely hue of yellowish orange, possibly a tad lighter compared to our pics, absolutely natural and absolutely lovely. Beautiful natural patterns as evidenced by our pics. The shape is a baroque pear/drop shape, ideal for a stunning designer pendant. We will accept only a close offer on the pearl - it already represents excellent value. Polished...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Scripophily : Geological item #1414333 (stock #2002)
The ink-black craggy stone curing over a ocean wave form and punctuated hollows and edges, carved fitted rosewood stand. dimension: approximately 28 inches tall,, 6.5 inches ( 16 cm) Width.
An absolutely gorgeous and *superior* unheated, untreated ruby from the famed gem mines of Mogok in Birma weighing an impressive 1.48ct. Gorgeous shade of pinkish red, very typical of Birma ruby. The colour will appear a tad more pink in sunlight - such as the bright Bangkok sunlight in which these pics were taken - and more red under incandescent lighting or cloudier conditions...
An absolutely gorgeous unheated, untreated ruby from the famed gem mines of Mozambique weighing 2.02ct...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1990 item #1351871 (stock #BKS-001)
JJ Oriental
$3,600.00
A very rare and limited edition of six complete jade books in Chinese. Each volume features large and clear, beautiful color photos of rare jades that represent each period in Chinese history. The back pages of each book contain detailed descriptions of each jade. Excellent reference books for study and enjoyment. Vol. 1) Earliest Jades Vol. 2) Shang / Western Zhou Vol. 3) Spring & Autumn Period / Warring States Vol. 4) Qin/Han/Southern & Northern Dynasties Vol...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1990 item #1349946 (stock #9622150128)
L'Asie Exotique
$3,500.00
Chinese Bamboo Carving Part I & II A 2 Volume Set Author: Ip Yee & Laurence C.S. Tam Publisher: Urban Council, Part I - 1978 (first edition), Part II - 1982 (first edition) Produced by th Hong Kong Museum of Art Published for an exhibition in The 3rd Festival of Asian Art presented by The Urban Council Hong Kong, 15 October 1978 to January 1979 Hardcover with dust jacket: Part 1 - 563 pages, 48 colour plates, 211 monochrome plates Part II - 351 pages 1 colour plate and 53 monochrome plates...
A simply exquisite, rare and completely unheated/untreated yellow sapphire from the famous gem island of Sri Lanka weighing an immense 4.60ct. Colour is an excellent strong hue of lemon yellow with possibly the feintest hint of orange, with excellent colour saturation - this is absolutely a stone with COLOUR! Clarity is truly exceptional for a stone of this quality - there is a tiny fingerprint inside the stone, and that's it. The gem has been beautifully cut in this sought-after cushion style,...
A simply stunning NATURAL (not cultured or freshwater) saltwater pearl weighing a pleasing 4.08ct. From the Pteria species (probably Pteria Sterna), the pearl is a slightly off-round button in shape. Colour is a sensational combination of chocolate with a copper/bronze overtone, absolutely lovely and exceptionally rare. The pearl is free from ugly marks or blemishes with the exception of the bottom of the pearl as per our pics. The pearl is completely untreated in every way. Beautiful lustre. T...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Mineral Specimens : Prehistorical item #1413591
Extraordinary Burmese Burmite Amber With A Complete Scorpion direct from Myitkyina in Myanmar. Possibly up to 99 million years old. The cabochon is 27x13mm approx. Feint flaw in the Amber as circled. Shipping DHL
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1339695
Offered is a THRACIAN OR SCYTHIAN Coson, after 54 BC, AV Stater (8.43 g), obv procession, rv eagle, wreath, scepter, NGC graded MS (mint state) which is the highest grade for a choice UNC. Full Luster.  
 Dimension 20 mm. Certification number: 4374426-31