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All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Contemporary item #927934 (stock #XH1232)
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Carved agate quatrefoil cup or brushwasher with intricate carving and dragon handles with qilong on the sides. Measurements: 2.000 inches tall, but 2.500 inches to top of dragon head handles (off stand) by 6.125 inches long and 4.000 inches wide (5.080cm [or 6.350] by 15.558cm by 10.16cm). Excellent Condition. Fine use of the material.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #909242 (stock #44550026J)
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$30.00
White Admiral, plate#26 from "A History of British Butterflies" by The Rev. F. O. Morris, B.A., Member of the Ashmolean Society, Life member of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, etc., etc. Author of a "History of British Birds." Dedicated by Permission to Her Majesty the Queen, a "Natural History of British Moths," etc., etc. FOURTH EDITION with SEVENTY-TWO COLOURED PLATES. LONDON: George Bell & Sons, York Street, Covent Garden. 1876. Paper size approximately 10.00 inches b...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Pre 1980 item #953098 (stock #RZ5743)
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“Lady's Unusual 14K yellow gold mounting, set with one Black Opal (Color Treated) measuring approximately 7mm x 9mm and one Round Brilliant Ruby Approximately 03/100 carats. This information is according to an Insurance Appraisal dated 4/16/1981 and at that time was valued at $470. The ring is a size 4.5. Photographs fail to show the sparkle in the Opal.

Condition: Fine Condition

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #847760 (stock #44410564)
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$30.00
True Maidenhair (Adiantum Capillus Veneris) plate#1564
from the work "English Botany..." by James Sowerby, a periodical published between 1790 and 1814 with fine hand-colored engravings that cover every possible subject from the lowliest mold spore to the finest flower specimens of the day. The plates measure 11.375" x 8.75". This plate is from vol. 23, published in 1806 and includes text page.

The Title Page reads: "English botany; or, coloured figures of British Plants, with their ess...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #909240 (stock #44550025J)
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$20.00
Silver-Bordered Ringlet, plate#25

from "A History of British Butterflies" by The Rev. F. O. Morris, B.A., Member of the Ashmolean Society, Life member of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, etc., etc. Author of a "History of British Birds." Dedicated by Permission to Her Majesty the Queen, a "Natural History of British Moths," etc., etc. FOURTH EDITION with SEVENTY-TWO COLOURED PLATES. LONDON: George Bell & Sons, York Street, Covent Garden. 1876.

Paper size appro...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #851876 (stock #44480010)
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$40.00
Calceolaria Menziania, Mimulus Variegatus, Lychnis Sylvestris, and Lady Wharncliff from the work "The Floricultural Cabinet and Florist's Magazine" edited by Joseph Harrison, published between 1834 and 1838. These are hand-Colored engravings. The plates measure 8.5" x 5.25". This plate reads Plate IX in upper left and is dated September 1st, 1833. The Title Page reads: "The Floricultural Cabinet and Florist's Magazine Conducted by Joseph Harrison Editor of Gardener's Record etc.etc. London. W...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #970491 (stock #42680441T)
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$200.00
Barrow's Golden-eye (Clangula Islandica) plate#441
from the "A HISTORY OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE, INCLUDING ALL THE SPECIES INHABITING THE WESTERN PALÆARCTIC REGION" by Henry Eeles Dresser, Richard Bowdler, Sharpe and Arthur Hay Vicount Walden. Large 4to size (12.50" x 9.75"). London 1871–1881 (with supplement that came out in 1896). 720 hand-coloured lithographs, by John Gerrard Keulemans, Joseph Wolf, Edward Neale, Archibald Thorburn and others. Originally published in 93 parts. This prin...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Pre 1900 item #850001 (stock #44540208)
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$25.00
Grey Wagtail #208 from the work "A History of British Birds" by Francis Orpen Morris, published between 1851 and 1857, with editions continuing to 1897. These are Colored wood engravings. The plates measure 7.25" x 4.75". The Title Page reads: "A History of British Birds". By The Rev. F.O.Morris. B.A., Member of the Ashmolean Society. London: Groombridge and Sons. 5, Paternoster Row. Condition: Very good, binding edge with remains of glue, flaw in paper at edge near top left, (see Enlargemen...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #955527 (stock #25510054J)
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$50.00
Description: Egyptian Vulture from the work "A History of British Birds" by Francis Orpen Morris, published between 1851 and 1857, with editions continuing to 1897. These are Colored wood engravings. This plate is from one of the earlier editions. The plates measure 10.00" x 6.63". The Title Page reads: "A History of British Birds". By The Rev. F.O.Morris. B.A., Member of the Ashmolean Society. London: Groombridge and Sons. 5, Paternoster Row.

Condition: Good; stain ...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #847785 (stock #44412542)
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$20.00
Dutch Elm (ulmus major) plate#2542
from the work "English Botany..." by James Sowerby, a periodical published between 1790 and 1814 with fine hand-colored engravings that cover every possible subject from the lowliest mold spore to the finest flower specimens of the day. The plates measure (inches 11.375 X 8.750) (centimeters 28.893 X 22.225.) This plate is from vol. 35, published in 1831 and includes text page.

The Title Page reads: "English botany; or, coloured figures o...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1141449 (stock #35482002)
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$75.00
Holly Leaved Oak (Quercus Agrifolia) Plate #2 from the work "The North American Sylva..." by Francois Andre Michaux, the American Edition published in 1857. These are hand finished Colored engravings. The plates measure 10.5" x 7". This plate reads Pl. II in upper right, Holly Leaved Oak in the bottom left, Quercus Agrifolia at bottom center, and Chine a feailles de Houx at the bottom right. The Title Page reads: "The North American Sylva; or, the Description of the Fo...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #1379041 (stock #44790005J)
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$75.00
Janizary One | plate #5

This print is from the work "Costumes of the Various Countries: Volume 7, The Military Costume of Turkey. Illustrated by a series of engravings from drawings made on the spot. Dedicated by permission to his excellency the minister of the Ottoman Porte to his Britannic Majesty. London: Published by Thomas McLean, 26 Haymarket; Howlett and Brimmer, Printers, Frith Street, Soho. January 1st, 1818."

Condition: Very good over all; few sma...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #926413 (stock #QP1316)
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Colorful republic period millefleur bowl with a Qianlong mark. Measurements: 2.75 inches tall by 6.69 inches in diameter (7.00cm x 17.00cm).

Condition: Good overall; slightly askew; has small area enamel wear on rim (see enlargement 2); minor losses to enamel around foot - no chips. Very small mark of red enamel inside bowl.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #852025 (stock #35480105)
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$50.00
Chincapin (Castanea pumila) Plate #105 from the work "The North American Sylva..." by Francois Andre Michaux, the American Edition published in 1857. These are hand finished Colored engravings. The plates measure 10.5" x 7". This plate reads Pl. 105 in upper right, Bessin del. bottom left, Chincapin Castanea pumila at bottom center, and Gabriel sculpt bottom right. The Title Page reads: "The North American Sylva; or, the Description of the Forest Trees of the United States, Canada, and Nova S...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #974072 (stock #HT2383)
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Lovely Han Dynasty Painted Pottery Kneeling Court Lady with some paint remaining. About 20.5 inches tall and about 9.5 inches wide at the bottom and about 5 inches thick at the bottom.

Condition: Please study the photographs. Enlargement 2 shows chips, enlargement 3 shows gouges on the sleeves, enlargement 4 shows a chip, Enlargement 6 shows abrasion.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1910 item #825640 (stock #44680457)
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$15.00
Queen Anne’s Lace (Daucus Carota) Plate#457
from Vol. 3 of Prof. Dr. Thomé’s work “Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz.” Octavo(8vo) size (8.50" x 6.00")(21.59cm x 15.24cm) Germany, 1905, chromolithograph. This print is shrinkwrapped onto rag side of matboard for protection and includes copy of title page.

Condition: Good and clean overall; slight edge discoloration; binding edge; small tear in binding edge, Lower-Right.

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #908563 (stock #23000029J)
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$225.00
Towhe Bunting #29 from the "Birds of America - Amsterdam Edition" by John James Audubon. Published in 1972 by Johnson Reprint Corporation, New York and Theatrum Orbis Terrarum Ltd., Amsterdam. Double Elephant Folio size 39.5" x 26.5". Limited Edition of 250 sets. Full color plates.

Condition: Fine, no binding holes, quality watermarked rag paper.

Please note that this print was photographed while propped up against another framed print. Price and Sale is for PRINT ONLY, this print ...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1990 item #818573 (stock #PH7202)
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Lotus with flowers, pods and leaves and a charming dragonfly on top. Carved from Water Agate. Measures 4.50" high by 3.50" wide by 3.00" thick. Custom fit, wood stand included. Condition: Good; small chip on front main petal (see Enlargement 6).