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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : European Medieval : Pre AD 1000 item #1399956
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$750.00
An illusive macehead designed to swing at the end of a chain attached to a pole, the socalled Morgen Stern or morning star in bronze, Viking / Early Medieval, likely Norse / Baltic area, ca. 8TH.-9TH. century AD.

Though often pictured as a repro, the morning star was a weapon demanding a lot of skills of the user, thus not very common then or today. This is actually the first we've had in 20 years of dealing.

A spiked, compact and very deadly Macehead with a loop on top to ...
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$475.00
A large and choice Medieval Battleaxe, Knightly period, central-north European, likely Germany, ca. 11th.-12th. century AD.

A fine large and impressive battleaxe with a great curving blade and reenforced socket. Makers mark near the socket at one side.

The piece is cleaned and retains a fine iron colour with some patina remaining. Typical traces of corrosion but in an very nice state of preservation for the early type.

Size: 21 cm. long and ca. 18 cm. wide over th...
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...
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$475.00
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...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1700 item #1373335
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$475.00
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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$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 1700 item #1368377
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$95.00
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 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
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1368002
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An early and very beautiful carved Mangle board, Denmark, dating 1812.

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 Scandina...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1800 item #1367806
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$195.00
A beatiful set of three very large early Euopean Iron keys for Gates or strong doors, 17th.-18th. century.

The lot consists of: 1. A very large iron key with a heart-shaped bow, long stem and folded reenforced bit, later 17th. century, 19 cm. long.

2. A very large massive key with oval bow, long thick stem and small bit, 18th. century,20 cm. long.

3. A large iron key with oval bow and thin stem folded bit, 18th. century, 16,7 cm.

Condition: Choice!, ver...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1700 item #1367754
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$395.00
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Perhaps the earliest and rarest Mangle board in the Bent Wolstrup Collection, European in solid Oak with fine Eaqrly Baroque decoration, with a simple handle and likely from the early 17th. century!

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.

Mangle boards are more common in Scandinavia, but were produc...