A delightful troll sculpture by the important 20th century Swedish artist Ake Holm. It measures 5" tall. On the underside is painted A. Holm.
Lovely Chinese crystal well-carved lotus lidded container standing upright with flowers and leaves on body.
Size: 5 7/8"H 4 1/2L 2 1/2" D
Republic Period, circa 1930s
A fabulous Victorian buckle ring with a distinctly modern vibe. Made from white gold, with an unusual soft, silver sheen. Buckle section is set with 38 point diamonds. US size 6.25-6.5.
Two globular tulip vases vase in mosaic pottery by Gerbino, 1940’s or 50’s. The handling and modelling of clays in various colors necessary for the creation of this kind of art objects was a complicated procedure, mastered only by Jean Gerbino and his family in Vallauris, the French studio pottery center of the period. Impressed mark Gerbino and Vallauris to the smaller vase. Height "4 1/3 / 11 cm and "3 ½ / 9 cm, respectively. Condition: fine.
Two vases of baluster shape vase, mosaic pottery by Gerbino, 1940’s or 50’s. The handling and modelling of clays in various colors necessary for the creation of this kind of art objects was a complicated procedure, mastered only by Jean Gerbino and his family in Vallauris, the French studio pottery center of the period. Both with impressed mark Gerbino and Vallauris. Height "4 ½ / 11.5 cm and "3 ¾ / 9.5 cm, respectively. Condition: fine.
Mosaic pottery tazza and vase from the 1940’s or 50’s, by Gerbino, France. The handling and modelling of clays in various colors necessary for the creation of this kind of art objects was a complicated procedure, mastered only by Jean Gerbino and his family in Vallauris, the French studio pottery center of the period. Impressed marks Gerbino and Vallauris. Height of tazza "3 ½ / 9 cm and of the vase "5 ½ / 14 cm, diameter of tazza "6/ 15 cm. Condition: fine.
Figural gilt sterling silver box. Retailed by Tiffany & Co. in New York. In form of neatly aligned asparagus stalks, the ends bluntly cut. Twisted wood stem handle. Jokey novelty. Marked “Tiffany & Co. / Sterling / Portugal”. Fine condition with strong definition and rich yellow.
Overall dimensions: H 4 1/4 x W 7 1/4 x D 2 5/8 in. Heavy weight: 33 troy ounces. #BR708
Fancy Rococo sterling silver picture frame. Made by Gorham in Providence. Dynamic and scrolled surround with bracket feet: Ornament chased and applied: Flowers, leaves, scrolls, and winged cherub’s heads. At top asymmetrical cartouche (vacant). With glass, silk lining, and velvet back and hinged support. For portrait (vertical) display. A mid-20th-century adaptation of a perennially popular style. Fully marked and numbered 322/1. Very good condition with deep patina...
American Modern sterling silver serving plate. Round with well and sloping shoulder. Nice form and heft for easy passing. Marked “Wallace / Sterling / 2639”. Very good condition.
Dimensions: H 1/2 x D 10 in. Weight: 11 troy ounces. #BR477
Blossom sterling silver pastry server. Made by Georg Jensen in Copenhagen. The classic terminal with seeds spilling out of bud. Blade flat and triangular. A beautiful piece in the pattern designed by the master. Postwar marks include pattern no. 84. Very good condition.
Height: 8 1/2 in. Weight: 3 troy ounces. #BN795
Large Modern sterling silver picture frame, ca 1940. Rectangular window in flat surround. With glass, silk lining, and heavy paperboard back with hinged support for portrait (vertical) display. Fully marked with no. 3009, phrase “Hand Made”, and stamp for Hickok Matthews, the Newark maker originally known as Lebkuecher. Very good condition with crisp corners.
Dimensions: H 11 7/8 x W 9 5/8 in. Window: H 10 5/8 x W 8 1/4 in. #BR394
Cold War-era sterling silver desk globe, ca 1970s. In c-scroll frame mounted to Baroque dolphin support in turn mounted to stepped and round foot. Everyone’s there, not only Us and Them (The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics) but secondary players like Ceylon and Rhodesia. The world as it used to be. A great icebreaker for office peace talks, and source of reflections on the transience of power.
Marked “925 Sterling / Made in / Western Germany”...
Set of 6 Edwardian sterling silver nut dishes. Made by Gorham in Providence in 1931. Ovalish well with tapering sides and chamfered corners. Chased bead-and-reel rim and leaves at ends. Fully marked including no. 1065 and date symbol. Very good condition.
Dimensions: H 1 x W 3 x D 2 in. Total weight: 4 troy ounces. #BT359
Stunning French polished rosewood cabinet opens to reveal complementing fruitwood interior. Fitted with mirror back and glass shelf. The cabinet, ideal for storage as well as display, has its original surviving Art Deco key, as pictured. France circa 1940. 33 1/2" W., 27 3/4" H., 20 1/4" D.
This Ruscha vase is hand painted. It measures 6 1/2" high by 3 1/4" in diameter. See photo for markings on the underside. Excellent condition; no issues.
This highly decorative vase measures 6 1/2" high and 3 1/4" in diameter. On the underside (see photo) is impressed Germany and the number 51. Excellent condition; no issues.
This lovely wall plaque by Maris Simmulson for Upsala-Ekeby measures 8" by 7 1/2". The dark spots on the lower part (see photo) are NOT chips; they are IN the glaze.
Federal Glass Company made Sharon from 1935-39. There are no chips or cracks in the glass. Thanks for looking.
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