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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Pre AD 1000 item #1431656
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An unusually massive and long ncient European Chalcolithic Period Copper Axe, Northern Italian or Austrian Alps region, dating to 3500-3300 BC.

We have specialized in ancient weapons and tools for more than 20 years, and so far this is the largest of the early type of Copperage weapons, we've seen with it's 19,5 cm. in length and the 850-900 grams weight!

It's a type of axe that was found with the famous ötzi the Iceman, who lived in the Alps in this period ca. 3300 BC, ju...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1431485
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$375.00
A rare and intact massive bronze fibula of spectacles design, Southern Europe, likely Italy, late bronzeage, ca. 9th.-8th. century BC.

Attractive large fibula with long pin intact at the back.

Size: ca. 10 cm. long.

Condition: Choice and completely intact with ancient patina untouched.

Ex Coll. Dr. Günter Wiedner, from ca. 1980s.
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$1,950.00
A splendid massive bronze inkwell with Bear, Germany, possible Nuremburg, ca. 1600 AD (1580-1610).

Bronze with a beautiful, chocolate brown age patina. The triangular vessel held aloft by three dramatic claw feet, the vessel addorned with images of confronting eagles and on the high garlanded lid sits a bear with raised paws and open jaws.

Height: Aprox 23 cm.

Weight: 1,2-1,3 kilograms.

Condition: Choice and intact.

Ex. Egeskov Private col...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1426962
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$175.00
Interesting lot of early types of European iron Key, ca. 17th.-19th. century.

From left to right:
- Rare early chest key ca. 17th. century with antenna bow made for a strongbox chest, 11,5 cm. heavy / massive key

- Strongbox key, ca. 18th. century, 9,8 cm-

- Mid 19th. century door key, 8 cm.

- Early large door key, ca. 16th.-17th. century, traces of cobbering, 10,4 cm

- Double key, function unknown, Early industrial period, early-mid 19th...
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$495.00
A bronze fitting of a large pre-Guttenburg book, perhaps a Bible or another large and thick handwritten work, dating 14th.-15th. century. Beautiful and rare piece from this period.

It's a large and impressive bronze fitting with the portrait of a man with a peculiar headdress, perhaps tonsur, could be a Munk or religious person. Holes around the edges for rivets which would have been used against a wooden binder. Size: 20,5 cm. long and 13,5 cm. wide. It weighs somewhere around 250 ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Iron : Pre 1900 item #1426713
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$595.00
A nice and affordable matching pair of pistols, European, ca. 1850 or so.

The pair in nice laquered wooden stock with brass fittings and steel pipes and steel locks.

Lenght: ca. 26 cm.

Condition: Choice for types, with a few closed cracks and missing ramrods as usual.

Ex. Swedish Private Collection
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$1,250.00
A very rare and exceptional condition wooden figure from a Catholic Church, European, ca. 15th.-16th. century.

This catholic renaissance figure finely carved in a dark wood type, was likely carved in Germany or the Netherlands and dates to the very early periods, perhaps even late 15th. century.

The figures depicts a seated mature or elderly woman which is most likely Maria Magdalena, She wears a cloak with hood outside her gown. Very attractive with finely carved details....
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1800 item #1418106
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$250.00
A pair of interesting candlesticks, 16th.-18th. century.

One is a very interesting, likely Flemish candlestick, in a white bronze or brass alloy, 16th.-17th. century, the other a North-European candlestick of the bell-type.

Size: 254 cm and 21 cm. respectively.

Condition: The bell stick likely a composite of two old parts, the other with soldered repair.

Ex. Danish private Estate Collection
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1800 item #1385387
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$395.00
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 : 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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$1,795.00
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 : 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 1800 item #1368297
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$195.00
A pair of extra large and heavy keys, dating 17th.-18th. century.

The keys with large oval bows, long stems, absence of collars and very peculiar bits. For very large locks.

Size: Both 16-17 cm. each.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
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$150.00
An early Iron Key of very nice Renaissance style, Central European, ca. 15th. century. Likely a door-key

The key with a long hexagonal stem, large slightly oval bow, and a flag-shaped bit.

Size: 12,2 cm.

Condition: Choice, fine patina and good metal for age!

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1800 item #1368229
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$95.00
Interesting Early type of European iron Key, ca. 17th. century.

The key with an Antenna-shaped bow, likely made for a Chest.

Size: 10,6 cm.

Condition: Choice.

Provenance: Birgit og Bent Wolstrup Collection