Measuring 4 inches high with a 3.75 inch base diameter, this authentic looking 1919 Patent model bank of the historic Philadelphia Liberty Bell, is in wonderful all-original condition!
Given away as a premium for opening a bank account, this still bank advertises the Mechanics Savings Bank of Hartford, Connecticut.
The bank is complete with the famous Liberty Bell crack down its front as well as this slogan etched around its top, "Proclaim Liberty Throughout All the Land Unto All The Inhab...
An original American impressionist landscape of a rural home on a river by Edward Redfield. Oil on canvas measuring 20 x 24 signed lower left. In all original very good antique condition with the original frame.
Edward Redfield is regarded as the premier painter of the New Hope School of American Impressionism, and, in his time, was considered one of the best landscape painters in the country. He was born in 1869 in Bridgeville, Delaware, and moved to Center Bridge, near New Hope, Pennsylva...
Rare Chinese Song / Yuan Dynasty Qingbai Glazed Porcelain Wine Cup
This rare porcelain wine cup was made during the 13th / 14th Century (Late Song - Yuan Dynasty). It is coated inside and out in a pale qingbai type glaze, save for the small foot that remains unglazed.
Height just short of 4 cm, diameter 6.75 cm. It is in fine condition, has a high-pitched ring when tapped and is free of any restoration or repair.
From a group of Song to Ming porcelain items we are selling from a dist...
Chinese Song Dynasty Qingbai Glazed Porcelain Dish (with decoration)
This saucer-dish was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279). Its inner surface and outer wall are coated in a silky-smooth delicate pale blue qingbai glaze. The inner surface is decorated with what appears to be an impressed floral pattern although the impression is quite faint. The rim remains purposely unglazed. It has a flat concave base.
Diameter 13.25 cm (5.25 inches). It is in fine condition and has no resto...
Chinese Song Dynasty Qingbai Glazed Porcelain Bowl
This porcelain bowl was made during the Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279). Although a fairly modest example with no decoration other than the glaze, it is its simplicity alone that makes it so appealing. This example is more "heavily-potted" and highly-fired than most known examples of this general type, and has a good ring when tapped. The colour of the qingbai glaze on such wares can vary greatly according to what the conditions in the kiln wer...
Chinese Southern Song Dynasty Moulded Qingbai Porcelain Vase
This attractive pear-shaped vase was made during the Southern Song Dynasty (AD 1127 - 1279), most likely at one of the kilns in Fujian province. Interestingly it is made in several sections that have been luted together. The mid section is decorated with a scrolling lotus blossom pattern, below which is a repeating lotus leaf pattern. It is coated in a finely-crackled greenish-blue qingbai glaze that stops short of its foot. The in...
Must De Cartier Ladies TANK Alligator Strap Deployment Ref. 2415. Water resistant, Gold Plaque with .925 Sterling base. Mechanical. Everything about this watch shows very little wear if any. The Alligator strap is full length with an adjustment to shorten it to fit. We warrantee this watch one full year from purchase. 22mm by 29mm. THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. INVEST IN HARD ASSETS, DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME.
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Signed Webb Queen’s Burmese small pedestal footed creamer. The creamer stands 3 3/4 inches tall and has the impressed Webb signature on the ground pontil.
The size of Male Uguisu: 4 3/4" L x 3 1/16" H, 2 3/16" H tail.
The size of Female Uguisu: 4 3/4" L x 2 5/8" H, 1 7/8" H tail,
This is Exquisite Very Rare Japanese Wooden Carved Pair of Uguisu, Nightingale
by Ueno Gyokusui who was born in Meiji 30th, 1897, worked thru Taisho and Showa.
Please review his profile as ne of finest Japanese wooden carver.
He was leading number one top artist for wood carving
specialized in smaller birds. His carving workmanship is superb and ...
Additional photos #1 for Uguisu by Ueno Gyokusui w/Tomobako
Webb satin finish peachblow rose bowl, 3 inches in diameter and 3 inches tall. The bowl is cased in white with the exterior shaded from dark red at the top to a yellowish red at the bottom. The rim is crimped and edged in gold. The body of the rose bowl is decorated with gold prunus and a butterfly. There is a ground and polished pontil mark.
A large and rare, early 19th C Gathering Basket from North Carolina of rectangle shape with 2 steamed and bent handles. In great condition, it is very tightly woven with a double wrapped rim. Basket is coated with cream colored paint, probably milk paint. Wood is unknown, possibly split oak. From the private collection of an appraiser of Early Americana. Measures 28" long, 16" wide, 12" high. Note: Basket depth measures 10", with handles 12".
UNITED STATES WATCH Co.
Marion Watch Co.
Marion New Jersey 1865 – 1877
The United States Watch Company was chartered in 1865, and the factory building was started in August 1865 and was completed in 1866. The first watch, called “The Frederic Atherton” was not put on the market until March, 1867. It was Americas first mass produced stem wind watch. The first Grade was 18s, 19 Jewels, full plate and a gilt finish movement. A distinctive feature of the company’s full plat...
The size of Vase: 10 3/4" High x 5 5/16" Dia, 27.3 cm x 13.5 cm
This is beautiful Japanese Porcelain Vase by 1st Miura Chikusen
It is made by Kinrande finish, I have attached KInrande article separate
paragraph below. The vase is made with fine white porcelain in the shape of
hexagonal Gourd shape with red surface glaze, Gold painting in various
patterns and decoration, also in Chinese letters. Two main Chinese
letter of Man(ten thousand) and Ju(long life), also Fuku ka...
Additional photos for Miura Chikusen 1st Vase w/Tomobako
Vermont Summer Day - Oil on linen - landscape painting by Mark Tougias (American, born 1957 - present), 25 inches x 30 inches. A wonderful cloud study of a bucolic Vermont panorama in summer. Mark Tougias was born in Springfield, MA, in 1957. He is self-taught and is known for his plein-aire landscapes of the New England countryside and for his tonal styles. He has exhibited widely throughout New England and has painted and traveled extensively in Europe. Most of his landscapes are of scenes...
Rare complete with original bracelet. ROLEX 14k GOLD Oyster Perpetual DATE Champagne DIAL 1968. Larger higher-grade diamonds were applied to this original Rolex Champagne Dial outside of the Rolex factory. This is evident with the Baget Diamond at 6:00 O'clock and the larger clear white diamonds at every figure location. Original 18k Gold riveted link bracelet marked: "57" on each end link (Correct Rolex Bracelet Ref. No. for the Rolex DATE). Just serviced. 94 grams total weight. Warrante...
Fine Old Balinese Barong Mask, Best known antique example on the market. With handles and movable jaw. From a published and renowned collection. Barong, King of the Spirits, does battle with Queen Rangda of the Leyak child-eating witches. 17.5 x 11 x 9 inches, 44.5 x 28 x 23 cm.
19th Century Tibetan Thangka of Yama and Consort with original silk mount and silk cover from a renowned and published collection. Mount: 36 x 26 inches (91 x 66 cm), Painting: 24.5 x 18 inches (62 x 46 cm).