An authentic antique circa 500 - 1500 AD Pre-Columbian Tairona culture necklace formed of 187 beads of various shapes and sizes, made of Carnelians, shell and Green and Brown Stones. Naturally, it has been restrung on metal wire.
DIMENSIONS: Approximate length in a straight line: 48.3 cm (19 in).
CONDITION: Very good.
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Antique 19th century, sailor made, coconut jewel box with cover. The exterior is carved in low relief with five panels depicting various creatures: a sitting rabbit on the front, a lion on the back, a dragon and Pegasus on the sides, an incised Griffon on the lid. The hinged lid has a working lock. The interior is lined in red tufted velvet.
CONDITION: In good condition considering its age, with a nice patina except for one crack on the horse head, near the front of the lid, and abs...
Authentic, antique, 17th century, English Cromwellian, Lobster - tail helmet of the famous Harquebusier parliamentarian Cavalry from the English Civil War period 1642-1651. Details: The scull is made of two pieces joined medially along a low comb, a broad pivoted peak supporting a two - bar face-defense (the central bar missing). The neck guard is riveted to the scull and is made from a single piece of metal embossed to simulate three lines with round headed lining – rivets with remains of...
Authentic antique, 18th -19th century, Russian Orthodox Icon Mother of God Fedorovskaya.
The Icon is traditionally finely hand painted in tempera on a gessoed wooden panel. The icon is cased in decorated in repousee brass frame.
CONDITION: With an old patina and wear, some flakes in gesso and paint.
DIMENSIONS: 31.5 cm x 27 cm (12 3/8 in x 10 5/8 in).
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Antique Pre-Columbian Moche Blackware ceramic, circa 200 AD to 600 AD, double-chambered figural whistling vessel.
Vessel depicts seated man holding his hands on his lap, wearing a long tunic and hat connected by a bridge handle to a cylindrical spout.
The man's body is connected by a second bridge to a fruit of a rounded body decorated overall with tufts. Whistles when filled or air is blown into the spout.
CONDITION: A spot near the bridge with horizontal crack, ...
A superb quality antique, circa 1900 A.D. Finnish knife ‘Puukko’, the traditional Finnish Lapland reindeer herder's Sami knife, the handle and scabbard of polished reindeer bone, the Scrimshaw scabbard comprised of a two shaped bone – scales held together with two copper pins, carved on the exterior with a small sheath for the companion knife, adorned in openwork with traditional Finish folk designs, the top mounted with brown leather incised with geometrical pattern and with suspension ...
Superb Quality Antique Japanese Satsuma ceramic by Gyokuzan, Meiji period, circa. (1886-1912) seven pieces sweet meat set composed of seven dishes finely hand painted with intricate details in various coloured enamels and gold depicting the seven gods of luck Shichi Fukujin, which means "seven happiness beings".
The octagonal central dish portrays Benzaiten (Benten-sama), goddess of knowledge, art and beauty, especially music is surrounded by six fan shaped dishes dec...
Authentic ancient Egyptian third intermediate period, 21st Dynasty circa 1069-945 BC blue glazed faience Ushabti – Shabti.
MEASUREMENTS: Height 10 cm (3 7/8 in).
CONDITION: in original condition showing its age. No repairs or restorations.
REFERENCES: “The Shabti Collections” by Glenn Janes.
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A very rare, museum quality, antique, 19th century, Polish leather money belt from the Krakow region, Pas Trzos Krakowski. A wide belt made of brown leather, when specially folded it forms a pocket along its length, the exterior adorned on the both ends with large panels of leather with cut - work design of stars and diamond pattern on a red felt background, decorated with domed brass studs, perforated tacks, and highlighted with embroidered design. The belt is with its original brass buckle...
An extremely rare ancient Chinese bronze belt hook representing a large and elaborate dragon swallowing a smaller dragon, Western Han Dynasty (206 BC - 24 AD).
MEASUREMENTS: Length: 4 ¾ inches (12cm).
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Very Rare, Authentic Ancient Roman 1st Century A.D. perfume flask, unguentarium, from the famous Roman City, Herculaneum. Large terracotta fusiform unguentarium with a swelling ovoid body on a splayed foot with everted rounded rim, the body decorated in dull reddish-brown over a cream slip with encircling lines and bands.
Height: 17 cm (6.69 inches).
CONDITION: In the condition as found in the 19th century in Herculaneum. in its original unclean condition with age patina, the...
An extremely fine quality Antique 17th -18th century Sri Lanka, Ceylonese Sinhalese aristocrat sword, Kastane, with a sturdy single edged curved steel blade with short central fuller, the forte inlaid with brass panels, engraved with foliated scrolls. The hilt is of characteristic form with a silver inlaid grip rising to a finely carved Makara, (Mythical sea dragon) head pommel.
Superb quality steel guard with finials elaborately carved in relief with Garuda eagle heads and the mythical dra...
Antique, circa 1900.A.D. Imperial German Fireman's Helmet made of hardened thick leather with neck guard, and brass trim peak held by two brass studs, leather chin strap with black lacquered iron buckle fixed to the round brass cockades, interior with its leather liner, the top of the skull mounted with a brass comb.
CONDITION: In good condition, showing the age and usage, some cracking and imperfection to leather from age, otherwise good condition.
Antique Chinese Qing Dynasty jade pendant of elaborate form, carved and pierced with an archaic lion in the centre, the top surmounted by two mythical animals flanking the suspension hole.
CONDITION: In good condition.
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 7.7 cm (3 in).
Due to the fact that the market is flooded by reproductions of Chinese antiques, including Jade, which for inexperienced collectors look the same, we would like to inform our clients that this is a 100% authentic antique...
Authentic antique 19th century Russian Orthodox brass and enamel icon “The Anastasis (Christ's Descent into Hell.
MEASUREMENTS: 5.6 cm x 5.1 cm (2.2 inches x 2.01 inches)
CONDITION: in good condition considering its age, with nice old patina.
Since the market is flooded by reproductions of the Russian brass Icons, which for inexperienced collectors look the same as the authentic objects, we would like to inform our clients that this is genuine authentic antique Icon, and is ...
Antique 17th century German Nürnberg - Nuremberg pewter relief plate
KAISERTELLER circa 1630 of Ferdinand II (9 July 1578 – 15 February
1637). At the centre is a medallion depicting the Holy Roman Emperor
Ferdinand II Habsburg on horseback with a legend: FERDINAND: II.
DG.RO: IM: S: A:
At the rim are eleven numbered oval cartouches bordered by mannerist
strap work and interspersed with grotesque masks, each containing a
mounted equestrian figure of the Emperor from the House of Hapsb...
A very unusual antique 17th-18th century Indian Hindu Bronze of a standing deity wearing a long flowing dhoti and necklace, the face is with a raised urna and the hair drawn into a high chignon with an elaborate headdress, carrying a figure of a small deity adorned with a necklace, armbands and armlets, holding the vajra in his right hand and a ball in his left hand and with an elaborate headdress on his head.
The statue is mounted on a later on added wooden stand with the Sticker - lab...
A good quality Antique, 19th century, Meiji Period, Japanese Kutani porcelain plate - dish, with a thick and heavy body, extremely well potted, and beautifully hand painted and enameled with peonies and birds.
Please note that this type of Kutani porcelain with a thick body was made generally for the domestic Japanese market.
MEASUREMENTS: Diameter 25 cm (9 7/8 in) Height: 4.5 cm (1 3/8 in).
CONDITION: In good condition: no cracks, no chips or repairs.