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A very rare bronze or Gun-metal European incense Burner, Renaissance, 14th.-15th. century AD.

The burner likely of Spanish origin, and dates back to the late medieval-early renaissance period.

Heavy cast incense burner as typical for the early period (later they became much lighter) with the top in the shape of a gothic Cathedral and with openwork decoration, incl. hearts.

The top and bottom of incense burner secured with chains for hanging it or swinging it in chu...
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A massive and extremely impressive gilt bronze figure of Christ, European Renaissance, 16th. century.

Size: 38 cm. high and 30 cm. wide over the arms.

Weight: 3,1 kilograms.

Ex Danish Private Collection, and formerly Egeskov Fine Arts.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1800 item #1385387
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A very interesting bronze bowl on three feet, Europe, likely North Scandinavia or Germany, 17th. century or earlier.

The tripod likely an incenseburner, standing on three animal legs with cloven hooves, the terminals also Zoomorphic. Heart-shaped loop to hang it on a hook.

Highly interesting and unusual!

Size: ca. 19 cm. wide, with the bowl being 16 cm. wide in diameter and about 12,5 cm. high.

Condition: Choice with a fine patina, some of the legs a li...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1700 item #1383623
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$595.00
A rare and beautiful European, likely Swedish, silver spoon, Renaissance period, 17th. century.

From a great collection of old tableware. A spoon with a bowl decorated with flowers on both sides, a finely twisted shaft and globe Terminal.

Size: 14 cm.

Condition: Superb for type, details still rather sharp and possible remnants of gilt.

Ex. Old Swedish private collection
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1700 item #1379825
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$295.00
From an old Estate, we recently purchased one of the earliest Cauldrons, we've handled, North European, likely Germany, ca. 16th. century AD.

The cauldron of the old bronze alloy, used in the period pre 1700s. It has two handles and stands on three short legs. Looks like it has a makers mark on the side and one leg was reenforced in the period. Signs of heavy use and beautiful smooth surfaces with fine brown patina.

Size: 22 cm. wide and ca. 17 cm. high.

Ex. Old ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1375417
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An early and very beautiful painted Mangle board, Denmark, dating 1816.

The mangle board (sometimes called mangling board or smoothing board) is one of the most time-typical and interesting objects of folk art, this old domestic implement was used to press or smooth laundry after washing.

The finest chipped and painted boards like this, was only used as wedding gifts and was decoration objects and not for practical use.

Mangle boards are more common in Scandin...
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A Spanish-Islamic bronze mortar, 16th. century or slightly earlier.

This is a very large and thus unusual specimen of a type made up to the 17th. century or so.

The globular body of the mortar with a row of raised prunts below bands, raised round base and lip flattened and turned inwards.

A very attractive mortar with a wonderful brown collection patina!

Size: ca. 12,5 cm. wide and c. 9,5 cm. high. Weight: ca. 1,1-1,2 kilograms grams.

P...
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A rare and very nice Assigned and dated bronze Mortar of Johannes Rall, Germany 1716.

Johannes Rall is likely a German Citizen of the city Eningen (AD 1664-1736). A finely made Mortar with original Pestle. The Mortar is inscribed with Johannes Rall along the Rim and there's a centrally placed Medallion or Crest, flanked by two birds

Size: 12 cm. high and quite massive, the Pestle is 20 cm long.

Condition: Choice, no damage and preserved details, some smooth wear...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1700 item #1373335
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A very rare candlestick with Coat of Arms, dating to the later part of the 16th. century.

The Candlestick is sold as a repair project, since the upperpart is not firmly attached to the lower bell-shaped part.

A terrific Early European antique, that is blessed with a fine Coat Of Arms engraved in the upperpart (see closeups). The piece is also engraved with some initials.

Size: ca. 22 cm.

Condition: Fine, the looseness should be easy to restore with ei...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1800 item #1373310
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$1,450.00
An Early Silver Beaker, North European, Baroque period, dated 1701.

A beautiful engraved and large beaker with an extrafine decoration, consisting of vertical lines, framed with double concenthric lines on the body; with two beautifully engraved Floral medallions and another central medallion, engraved with P.F.S.S / Z.F.D.S and below the inscription with 1704. Stamped with three symethrically placed stamps in the bottom.

Size: 10,7 cm. heigh and ca. 10,4 cm. wide.
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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1373306
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Very large and Early Silver Beaker, North European, Baroque period, dated 1701.

Perhaps misleading to call this large Baroque Silver vessel, a beaker, it could be used as a vase. A beautiful engraved vessel with dotted decoration on the body and with a central medallion engraved with CFS:BRD and below the dating 1701. A double concenthric line to the rim which is engraved with the letters P:L:A:M:B.

Size: 12,4 cm. heigh and ca. 11 cm. wide.

Weight: ca. 213 grams. ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1800 item #1373305
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A rare and absolutely stunning Silver beaker, Nothern Europe, possible made as a birth gift, dated 1706.

The beaker very attractive and with a partucularly fine dotted decoration of the body, initialized with the letters PRS:OBL and the dating 1706 below, all in a round medallion. There's two other medallions with floral engravings in symethric intervals on the body.

Size: 87 mm. wide and 93 cm. high

Weight: 138,86 grams.

A very desirable beaker and so ...
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$450.00
A very rare Crucifics of the Freemasons, dating to the 18th. century!

A terrific Crucifics complete with cobber-nails through the hands of Jesus. Made for the ceremonial activities in the order.

Masonic items older than 19th. century are very rare and high demand. Size: 38 cm.

Condition: Old repair to the cross and reattaching, fine smooth wear and patina
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1800 item #1370144
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$395.00
A fine quality North-European bronze Skillet, dating to the 16th.-17th. century AD.

A finely made vessel with stylized animal legs, made for heating something over fire. The vessel shaped as a tripod with a socket for a handle of wood.

Provenance: Thorkild Krarup Lange Collection, Retired Pharmacist in Copenhagen.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1700 item #1369944
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$165.00
A huge 16th.-17th. century key, possibly for a larger gate, Mid European.

The key with a long stem and a heart-shaped bow, with much remaining copper braizing or plating.

Size: A massive key, 19,6 cm. long and weighing ca. 260-270 grams.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
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$250.00
An late renaissance or baroque period Iron Padlock, European, ca. 16th.-17th. century.

Cast and wrought lock. Very beautiful with an arched moveable part and a keyhole at one end. The lock was cobber braized or plated in the renaissance manor and much cobber can still be spotted in parts of the surface (see pictures).

Size: 13,5 cm. long and around 7 cm. high.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1700 item #1368377
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A nice Early Baroque Iron Chest key, European, 17th. century.

The key with elaborate bow a thick collar with 5 rings and a reenforced bit.

Size: 12,2 cm.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1700 item #1368298
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A beautyful lot of two keys, 17th. century.

The keys elaborate with the large bows, thick collars, short stems and reenforced bits. Attractive. Cupboard or chest keys, early baroque style.

Size: 7,4 cm. long and 6 cm. long respectively.

Condition: Choice for the age, nice patina.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection