All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Mineral Specimens : Prehistorical item #1413768 (stock #3802)
Beautifully sculptural Neanderthal core, which bears traces of having been used as a chopping or crushing tool. Flint, in excellent condition with a glossy ground patina. Grand-Pressigny region, France, legal surface find. 4 1/2"x 3 1/2". Dates to 80,000-50,000 BCE.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Mineral Specimens : Prehistorical item #1413766 (stock #4475)
Mode I lower Paleolithic pebble chopper on a flint nodule. Excellent condition with semi-glossy ground patina, 3 1/2"x 2 3/4". Ex. collection Hermann Mayer, Germany. A lovely Clactonian pebble chopper. These are rare tools, and in my experience, this particular typology is more indicative of Homo Erectus than Homo Heidelbergensis. Lovely caramel colored flint from the Grand-Pressigny region in France. Dates to approx. 650,000 BCE.
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
An absolutely gorgeous natural Melo pearl from the glorious waters of the Andaman Sea weighing an immense 37.62ct. Colour is a lovely hue of light yellow orange, absolutely natural and absolutely lovely. Absolutely *stunning* natural ‘flame’ patterns as evidenced by our pics. The shape is a lovely round shape, almost perfect and symmetrical in shape, ideal for a stunning designer pendant or even a magnificent ring - no ugly blemish or crack...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Autographs : Pre 1990 item #1413551
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$95.00
Wilshire Theater "The Oldest Living Graduate " Henry Fonda signature. Signed on the front with an illegible inscription. Carl laemmle Jr autograph collection. 7.24" 4.25"
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1413201 (stock #6275)
Beautiful circa 600CE to 700CE Pyu coins. The larger coin has a srivatsa (temple), on one side and celestial symbol and rising sun, on the other- 1/2 unit sterling quality silver. This coin has been punctured and at one time had small silver loop soldered to it. The smaller one, also pierced, has a bhadrapitha – pedestal for a deity and srivatsa, and is from Sri Ksetra. ¼ unit D: 8mm. These are still in use amongst the hill tribes in the Golden Triangle as jewelry ornaments...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #1412934 (stock #921)
Rare Antique Book The Anatomy of the Horse by George Stubbs 1899 Published by Gibbings and Company, Limited,in London in 1899, from the original copper plates of the 18 images. The book is large, measuring 17 3/8" by 11 1/2" and has 147+ pages. The paper is quite heavy, the Plates of horse anatomy are fine and clear, the binding is red cloth with green-gray spine and gold lettering. This is a rare edition, with few ever available on the market...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Autographs : Pre 1980 item #1412783
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$395.00
Carl Laemmle Jr sig collection , 3 Arthur Goldberg 1 Hubert Humphrey . Hubert signature on the front of a Senate envelope Apr 1974 addressed to Laemmle Jr. 2 Arthur J Goldberg signatures on velum and one on a United nations stationery . Total 4 signature pieces.
Most appealing grade A Jadeite Jade Cabochon weighing 3.15ct. The jade is Grade A, untreated, from Burma, a medium hue of green in colour, most attractive, very good translucency. Very attractive indeed and absolutely grade A jade directly from the source. We can also supply on request a certificate from a respected laboratory in Mandalay from when the stone was mounted in a ring, confirming this is Grade A Jadeite...
A simply stunning and completely unheated/untreated Blue Sapphire from the famous gem mines of Ratnapura in Sri Lanka weighing an extrardinary 13.65ct. Colour is a superb medium blue in colour - absolutely gorgeous...
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
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : North American : United States : Pre 1940 item #1412212 (stock #2362)
This is a 1936 Indian Head / Buffalo Nickel, 5 Cents, U.S. Coin.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1411882 (stock #3347)
Bronze City Coin of Tyre, Head of Caracalla, 198 - 217 CE. 1 1/8" diameter. Ex: B. Rhodes collection, Florida. Caracalla, Latin: Marcus Aurelius Severus Antoninus Augustus; 4 April 188 – 8 April 217), formally known as Antoninus ruled as Roman emperor from 198 to 217 AD. He was a member of the Severan dynasty, the elder son of Septimius Severus and Julia Domna. Co-ruler with his father from 198, he continued to rule with his brother Geta, emperor from 209, after their father's death in 211...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Geological : Prehistorical item #1411825 (stock #4419)
Lower Paleolithic chopping tool, Heidelberg Man, from Grand Pressigny, France. Flint, height 5". Legal surface find in excellent condition. Exceptional, glass-like ground patina. Interesting, hefty tool with good evidence of use as a chopper along two of the edges. This is a partial biface lithic, hard hammer percussion, with a good area of cortex remaining on one side. A very early example of a Mode 2 (Acheulean) tool. Dates to 605,000-350,000 BCE.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1411058
ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. AR Didrachm.

Nice Greek silver coin with a classical portrait of Helios. Head of Helios facing slightly right / Rose with bud to right.

Weight: 6.65 grams.

Condition: Nice VF, compact flan, lightly toned.

Ex. Roma Numismatics 2016
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1411057
ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. AR Didrachm.

Superb early style Rhodian Didrachm with a classical portrait of Helios.

Head of Helios facing slightly right / Rose with bud to right.

Weight: 6.73 grams.

Condition: Good VF, nicely centered with light tone.

Ex. Roma Numismatics 2016
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1410827
EGYPT, Alexandria. Philip II. As Caesar, AD 244-247.

Dated RY 4 of Philip I (AD 246/247). Bareheaded and cuirassed bust right / Philip II on horseback right, right hand raised, holding scepter over shoulder with left; L ∆ (date) across field. Köln 2791; Dattari (Savio) 5016; K&G 76.35; Emmet 3588.4 (as Caesar).

Condition: Choice VF, dark brown patina.

Ex. Norvegian private collection
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1410814
ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. AR Didrachm.

Nice Greek silver coin with a classical portrait of Helios. Head of Helios facing slightly right / Rose with bud to right.

Weight: 6.8 grams.

Condition: Good VF, nicely centered on a compact flan, lightly toned.

Ex. Roma Numismatics 2016
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1410811
ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. AR Didrachm.

Nice Greek silver coin with a classical portrait of Helios in the best style.

Head of Helios facing slightly right / Rose with bud to right.

Weight: 6.75 grams.

Condition: VF, lightly toned.

Ex. Roma Numismatics 2016
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1410810
ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. AR Didrachm.

Superb Greek coin with a classical portrait of Helios in a wonderful style.

Head of Helios facing slightly right / Rose with bud to right. E-Y below.

Weight: 6.64 grams.

Condition: Choice Near EF, lightly toned.

Ex. Roma Numismatics 2016
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1410809
ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. AR Didrachm.

Nice Greek silver coin with a classical portrait of Helios in the best style.

Head of Helios facing slightly right / Rose with bud to right.

Weight: 6.72 grams.

Condition: VF, lightly toned.

Ex. Roma Numismatics 2016
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1410808
ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. AR Didrachm.

Superb Greek coin with a classical portrait of Helios in the best style.

Head of Helios facing slightly right / Rose with bud to right.

Weight: 6.71 grams.

Condition: Nice VF, lightly toned.

Ex. Roma Numismatics 2016
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1410806
ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. AR Didrachm.

Superb Greek coin with a classical portrait of Helios in the best style.

Head of Helios facing slightly right / Rose with bud to right.

Weight: 6.76 grams.

Condition: Good VF, lightly toned.

Ex. Hoard bought at Roma Numismatics 2016
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1410675 (stock #6220)
Silver coin from the reign of Emperor Trajan, 101-102 CE. Obv: Imperial Caeser wearing a laurel wreath, Rev: Mars advancing holding a spear and trophy. D: 17mm. Free shipping via Hong Kong Registered Airmail.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre 1910 item #1410422 (stock #6216)
Good silver coin from Xinjiang, Kashgar mint, 3 miscal denomination- Guangxu reign 1902. approximately 10 grams, diameter 26mm. Free shipping via Hong Kong registered airmail.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre 1800 item #1410349 (stock #6213)
Lovely Nepalese silver “mohar” from the reign of Jaya Vira Mahindra, Malla 1715. D: 24mm. Free shipping.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1409612 (stock #6210)
Huge Pyu silver coin from Sri Ksetra, circa 6th/7th CE. There is some pitting on “bhadrapitha” side. Will clean up! D: 3.4cm/1.3in, approximately 11 grams. Free shipping via Hong Kong Registered Airmail.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre 1837 VR item #1408883 (stock #6199)
Collection of 10 Nordom I Cambodia 1835-1904 CE billon uniface coins with Hamsa bird. D: 11mm to 13mm. Free shipping via Hong Kong registered airmail.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1970 item #1408194 (stock #2349)
This is an ART INTERNATIONAL Magazine IX / 1 from 1965. It has 53 pages and it is black and white. It has articles in English, French, Italian, and German. It measures about 9 1/2" X 13 1/2" ( 24.2 cm X 34.4 cm ).
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 2000 item #1407708
Published by the John Carter Brown Library in 1996,this book is one of 1500 copies. Rare manuscripts and books are illustrated. There is a black line along the bottom textblock; the cover is fine. No dustjacket. 147pp.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Maps : Pre 1700 item #1407634
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$195.00
Rare antique Map of Alderney c1691 by Robert Morden with watercolor . Small scale map in nice condition framed and matted c19303s. Overall 9.75 by 6.5" map 5.25" by 3"
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1920 item #1406372
A stated first edition, first impression dated October 12, 1901. The green pictoral cloth cover is stained both on the front and back. There is also a water stain that runs along the upper page edge throughout the book (see title page). The pages are uncut and the book is illustated.Published by Scribner & Sons., NY.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #1405903
A stated first edition published in 1972. The jacket shows some wear, the book is fine.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1970 item #1405700
"Birds in Paradise" is the catalogue printed for the special exhibition of the same name at Van Cleef's L'Ecole, School of Jewelry Arts in 2019. The exhibition focused on jewelry inspired by birds and was drawn from two private collections and Van Cleef's heritage collection. The catalogue is printed entirely in color and features illustrations of about 100 jewels, as well as drawings and other source material for their design. It's completed with a series of scholarly essays...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Manuscripts : Pre 1920 item #1405237 (stock #08102)
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$200.00


NOTEBOOK OF MEDICAL STUDENT

Anonymous handmade notebook of medical student of Tokyo University, Meiji period (1868-1912), Japan. Detailed notes and illustrations taken on lecture by Japanese ink through 41 pages (plus 7 blank pages). approx...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1405114 (stock #6138)
Six bronze rings from China circa pre Han Dynasty 200BCE. These appear to be excavated and were most likely trade items or primitive currency used by a non Chinese ethnic group like the Xiongnu or Ordos. D: 5.8cm to 6.5 cm weighing between 49 grams and 55 grams and seem to have a high copper content.