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similar to Apollo 8 Commemorative Coin Master Die Set

All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1970 item #1337555
Priceless Past
$399.00
This is an extremely rare set of master die or Hobs used to create the dies for striking a coin to commemorate the Apollo 8 mission. These are from 1968 and are in good condition. One side has the seal of the United States of America while the other side has the names and busts of the astronauts, Anders, Borman and Lovell. Please email if you need any additional photos of information. This would be a great addition to any space or Apollo collection. Certainly one-of-a-kind. The coin face is 1.5...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1277161
Venus Galleries
$1,100.00
This collection incorporates some of the most significant biblical coins of the Holy Land from 103 BC to the 4th Century AD. Please find a detailed description of the coins and their significance below.

1) TWO WIDOW’S MITE PRUTAH OF ALEXANDER JANNAEUS

Reign of Alexander Jannaeus as King of Judea (103-76 BC)

Obverse: BASILEWS ALEXANDROU around inverted anchor.

Reverse: Eight-rayed star surrounded by diadem, Hebrew inscription "Yehonatan the king" between the rays.

Bi...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1263781 (stock #Z.3)
Venus Galleries
$11,500.00
Year 3; 134-135 A.D.

Obverse: Paleo-Hebrew inscription “Shimon” within wreath. Pearl border. Remnants of Roman inscription on edge.

Reverse: Two upright trumpets with a dot in between. Inscription “For the freedom of Jerusalem”. Pearl border. Remnants of Roman inscription.

In excellent and original condition. Slight splitting of coin due to overstrike. Found in Hebron.

Set in 18K gold swivel pendant with 75 point black diamonds. Pendant handmade in Jerusalem ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #666747 (stock #C.1015)
Venus Galleries
$1,250.00
Reign of Emperor Flavius Phocas Augustus (602-610 A.D.)

From the Mint of Constantinople, 603-607 A.D.

Obverse: Crowned, draped, and cuirassed frontal facing bust, holding globus cruciger.

Reverse: Angel standing front facing, holding staff surmounted by a Christogram and globus cruciger.

Coin found in Bethlehem. In very good condition. Set in modern handmade 18K gold flexible bezel, crafted by the finest Armenian jeweler in Jerusalem.

29 mm diameter; 12.6 g

S...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1049116 (stock #F180)
This set of 8 porcelain tea cups, saucers and dessert plates was produced in Germany at the renowned Nymphenburg factory. They are dated from 1958 through 1978. Most of the pieces have the dates on the bottom. The plates measure 7 inches in diameter, the saucers are 5 inches in diameter and the cups are 2 inches high. The rims of each piece are crimped and scalloped. All are hand painted, with no two pieces exactly the same. The monochrome floral painting of Dresden style flowers is accent...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1950 item #717511 (stock #mla30743)
Vintage Jewels
$485.00
18K yellow gold ring set with 8 marquis-cut faceted rubies, color is stunning. Width of top of ring is 7/8 inch. Size 7, can be sized by a competent jeweler. LAYAWAY AVAILABLE! Weight: 5 grams
All Items : Artists : Ceramics : Pottery : Cups : Pre 2000 item #1420503
Vessels.jp
$540.00
A very fine set of two yunomi (tea cup) made by one of the most famous Japanese potters, Shimaoka Tatsuzo (1919-2007). It is a beautiful example of the work of that master potter.

This kind of set (Meoto, in Japanese) is often given as a gift to couples, each cup representing one person.

Shimaoka Tatuzo, who worked and lived in the town of Mashiko, studied with legendary potter Hamada Shoji (1894-1978) and was recognized as a National Living Treasure in 1996 for his Jomon Zogan techn...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Coins : Pre AD 1000 item #1278679
Venus Galleries
$8,500.00
Lugdunum (Lyons) Mint, c. AD 14-37

Obverse: Laureate bust of Tiberius facing right. TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AUGUSTUS.

Reverse: Seated female figure (generally thought to be Livia or Pax) facing right on a plain chair, holding a long scepter in her right hand and a palm branch in her left. PONTIF MAXIM.

Coin in extremely fine condition.

Set in 18K gold swivel pendant with .75 karat black diamond. Handmade in Jerusalem.

Diameter: 27 mm without pendant; Weight: 13.6 g

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All Items : Artisan and Design : Ceramics : Pottery : Bowls : Contemporary item #473627 (stock #JTB3102)
Golden Taste
$190.00
Fantastic Shino Ware tea bowl with great feel. It has a design featuring mountains and pine trees which symbolize longevity. The bowl has a milky-white glaze showing ash marks in the glaze. It has the characteristic nest holes (suana).The citron skin finish (yuzuhada) is highly favored by Tea Masters. Condition: Excellent. Height: 3.2" (aprox 8 cm). Width: 5" (12.7 cm). Weight: (730 gr).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Jewelry : Pre 1940 item #1275255
Asian Art By Kyoko
Price on Request
A beautiful silver work with turquoise stones. The total of eleven large turquoise stones (oval cabochon cut) are mounted on these delicate silver filigree which are lightly plated with gold. The gold picks up the light easily, and when it does, it shines and changes the entire look by bringing out the deeper details. Amazing workmanship. The color of the stones is of true turquoise blue without any trace of green or other colors. No damage to the stones; no cracks or chips. The color of 2 ston...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Platinum : Pre 1940 item #1085968
This Engagement RING is from a Virginia USA Estate. Setting is Platinum with a .86 Carat Old European Cut DIAMOND, VS1 Clarity, GH Color. There are another 8 Full Cut Diamonds 4 on each side adding another 1/4 Carat Diamond weight or 1.30 Carats TDW. Beautiful Traditional Platinum DIAMOND RING
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Ivory : Pre 1910 item #1278226 (stock #1062)
Dragon's Pearl
$5,000.00
A piece of massive ivory carved as a fantasy landscape with detailed renderings of pastoral life complete with village, people attending at various work (fishing, picking fruits, feeding ducks), lotus and fish pond, pavilions and large willow trees. etc. set on a boat-like form imitating a tree trunk. Late Qing, ca. 1900. L 31 cm, H 8 cm. Condition: Excellent (one minor, but superficial hairline).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Stoneware : Pre 1970 item #1415710 (stock #200119)
SANAI FINE ART & ANTIQUES
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The size of vase: 8 5/8" High x 3 1/8" Dia top x 3 5/16" Dia bottom. This Shigaraki Flower vase is made by master ceramist Kusube Yaichi ( 1897-1984). It has very unusual and interesting Keshiki by Ash covered finish. It came with Kiriwood Tomobako. The top cover has Japanese writing, "Keijyu" (Celebrating long life, translation). "Kabin" (flower vase). Inside cover has Signature of "Yaichi Saku" (Yaichi made) with his chop seal. It also came with Tomonuno with Yaichi's "Ya" seal on it. There is...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1900 item #1392377 (stock #3022)
Watch Company
$2,750.00
WALTHAM ROYAL 14k solid ROSE GOLD Hunting Case Model 1888. 51mm diameter and 20mm thick. This solid rose gold American Pocket watches Comes with the original Presentation Box, first sold by E.J. DISTER, CLEVELAND, Ohio. in 1888. One of Cleveland's oldest active business men, Edward J. Dister, 78, since 1884 a jeweler at 2700 Lorain Avenue. died in 1940. The watch he left behind is 120 Grams total weight. 15 Jewels, 16 size, hunting model, lever set, signed: ROYAL, 3/4 plate gilt, serial No....
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1422746 (stock #MB413)
Chinese Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Cocoon Jar

This pottery "cocoon" jar was made over 2,000 years ago during the Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - AD 8). The shape, named after its similarity to the silkworm cocoon, evolved during the late Warring States period (475 - 221 BC) and then generally died out by the middle of the Western Han. It is made from a relatively highly-fired grey pottery and has been decorated by "cold painting" a variety of different coloured pigments in a design featuring...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1344363 (stock #1976/511)
A Chinese silver vase with elaborate handles and decorated in repousse work with a phoenix on a hammered ground and the sides showing flowers and foliage, the back with a plain shield. Size: 23 cm high. weight ; 8 1/4 oz. two maker's stamps in Chinese characters on the base. It reads YUAN BEI which was an artisan workshop in Tianjin. The middle set of marks reads"wen yen" meaning "cash silver" and indicating a standard similar to Sterling. We pay credit and respect for this identification to Ad...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Textiles : Pre 1920 item #638603
Asian Art By Kyoko
Price on Request
Beautiful Katazome stencil dye work on thick, lightweight, coarsely woven cotton. It is decorated with auspicious motives; crane and long-tailed turtle in the framework of sho-chiku-bai (pine, bamboo, plum blossoms), the symbols of longevity and happiness. Bamboos, canes and pines are hidden, actually all over here in the form of scrolls. Three rolls of 13.1/2" (width) x 123 1/4" (long), roughly 98cm wide x 313cm long. Excellent condition with some color loss, very little holes or stain...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Bracelets : Pre 1990 item #1207512
modemodern
$445.00
Fabulous early statement size YSL bracelet in heavy cast goldtone metal with faux mabe pearls in sculpted settings. Marked YSL and MADE IN FRANCE. Late 1970s or early 1980s, designed by Robert Goossens, who has designed jewelry for decades for Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel, and other couturiers. Early foldover clasp. 8 inches long, just under 1 1/2 inches wide and 1/2 inch deep. Excellent condition. Photos enlarged to show detail. Display form is life size.