Beautiful Cannetille work gold brooch with central Aquamarine stone and five droplets with aquamarines. There is a stamp on the c clasp which I cant decipher -has been tested as 15ct gold. The brooch measures approx 35MM wide land top to bottom of droplets measures approx 40mm. The central stone has a diameter of approx 4mm and the droplet ones 3mm. The pin is white metal. Will come in new card gift box.
A Rare & Beautiful 100 Year Old Antique Edwardian Oak Prayer Stand. Made in England during the reign of King George V in around 1920 to a lovely standard. Around the turn of the century in around 1900 to a lovely standard. The wonderful simplistic gothic revival prayer stand with slanted oak stand and raise ledge raised on shaped supports with pierced carved gothic design united by a carved stretcher. Resting on a base with folding foot support. Made to wonderful proportions it will stand proud in any room. The oak has a wonderful colour and rich patina created over the last century. A wonderful piece of history that’s bursting with historic charm. As expected with age some wear and tear with age including minor marks from use. Height 78 cm – Width 45 cm – depth 62 cm. A small selection of other precious antique home furnishings are available – see other listings. We can deliver to most uk locations for free.
Rare Antique Empire Style Bronze Stand Beautiful Side Table Handpainted. Medium: Bronze and Ceramic. Size: H 24.5″ x C 19″. As found untouched in good condition. Some tiny craquelures and scratches duo to age. Great side table or as a stand for decor or a plant, also beautiful on it’s own. Private Collection New York City. We also offer restoration service on most items. Please inquire for restoration quotes. For a free quote please send us your zip code and we will send a quoted rate from our Fed Ex “Great Rate” account. A 30 day policy for anything outside of the US. An invoice is generated and sent with total costs after offers are accepted. It is important that we affirm our position as wholesalers and not art experts. By their provenance, condition, workmanship and academic nature. All items are given a condition report and measured height by width in inches. Many of our items will have damage of some kind given the nature of the antique trade. Any significant damage is specified in the condition report. Please be advised that some items have stronger provenances (history) than others, while some are not known we provide our most accurate and detailed descriptions as possible. Venue for resolution of any legal dispute is New York City, New York.
A Rare & Beautiful 140 Year Old Victorian Antique Mahogany Standing Desk Cabinet. Made in England during the reign of Queen Victoria in around 1880 to a lovely standard. The wonderful writing desk with tooled leather inset surface with a raised ledge back and sides. The base with a pair of fielded panelled cupboards doors enclosing a fitted interior of shelves, pigeon holes and compartments. All raised in a plinth base. Made to wonderful proportions, it will stand proud in any room. We don’t believe in the usual huge mark ups. We hand-pick every piece of antique furniture and pride ourselves on our low prices. Quality you can trust for far less! The mahogany has a wonderful colour and pleasing patina created over the last 140 years. A wonderful piece of Furniture that’s bursting with charm. As expected with age some minor wear from use including marks. Full Height 114 cm / Height to desk 106 cm x Width 102 cm x Depth 40 cm. A small selection of other precious antique home furnishings are available – see other listings.
Very Rare Ancient Solid Bronze Long Neck Cauldron Twin Riveted Iron Handled Cooking Pot 8. The form is possibly asian chinese? , with a rotund belly terminating in an elongated neck. With two iron circular formed handles, attached at the shoulder with hand-made rivets. Mouth opening 3 1/2 diameter. Max 6 across the middle. Condition is extremely good with a beautiful deep rich patina.
A Rare & Beautiful 100 Year Old Edwardian Antique Oak Dresser. Made in England during the reign of King George V in around 1920 to a lovely standard. The lovely moulded cornice above a curvilinear apron and two shelves. The base with moulded edge worktop above a bank of two drawers do one side and a panelled cupboard door to the other all with pendent handles. All raised upon cabriole legs. Made to lovely proportions, It will stand proud in any room. The oak has a wonderful colour and patina created over the last 100 years. A lovely piece of English furniture that’s overflowing with historic charm. As expected with age some minor wear from use. Height 190 cm – Width 108 cm – depth 46 cm. A small selection of other precious antique home furnishings are available – see other listings. We can deliver to most uk locations for free. Please ask all the questions you wish.
For sale is this authentic antique book from the 1700’s. This piece is a beautiful example of 18th century craftsmanship, and would make. A beautiful display or decor piece. In the 1700’s, books and literature would have been the premier form of learning, entertainment, and enjoyment at home. They would have also costed quite a bit then, as so only the wealthy could afford them. This piece has binding in great condition (give the age), with only very minor blemishes (see photos so you will know exactly what it looks like, and be sure to note any blemishes). While the binding itself is in good condition, there still might be small flaws or light blemishes. The pages are in good overall condition, but do show some light common wear. There may be other blemishes, so please study the photos carefully and feel free to ask questions! I try to photo every blemish I find significant, but do occasionally miss things, so feel free to ask! This would be an incredible display piece (I have it on display in my personal collection now). Perfect addition to any collection! Don’t pass it up! Be sure to check over the details and look at all of the photos so you will know exactly what you’ll get! Sometimes the photos include a picture of the item next to a ruler so that you can better tell the size of the item. This way we can avoid any accidental sizing issues. My goal is to make you happy! I love being able to help in any way, so if for some reason something isn’t clear, then please don’t hesitate to ask!! Also, please help me! If you see an error in any listing then please let me know, so that I can fix it immediately! I don’t want to be dishonest even on accident! And I LOVE learning about antiques, so if you have anything extra I can add to a listing, then feel free to let me know! Please contact me if there is a problem and I would be happy to help!! It’s my pleasure to be serve you an any way I can! All items come from a smoke free pet free home. Some Is bought in bulk so I can offer you great prices, and some are rare and I only have one! Let me know if I can help you in any way and I’d be happy to!
Rare, very scarce 1902 first edition, first printing of A Year of Beautiful Thoughts (for boys and girls) compiled by Jeanie A. Published by George W. Jacobs & Co, Philadelphia. A compilation book of memorable quotes and poems by notable authors. A quoted work to reflect upon for each day of the year, written in a calendar style format. Quoted work by Washington Irving, Elizabeth Browning, George Elliot, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Benjamin Franklin, Goethe, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Helen Hunt, The Koran, Abraham Lincoln, Longfellow, Plato, John Ruskin, Seneca, Thackeray & many more authors. This copy is the true first edition, first printing. This particular book was printed several times throughout the early 1900’s. After the first edition, first printing, the book was printed under a different publisher with an altered title and binding. Printings after the first/first were published by Thomas Y. Crowell & Co, “For Boys and Girls” was dropped from the title and the binding was changed to green cloth boards with gilt lettering on the cover and spine. First edition, first printing points. Bird binding – Green cloth binding with illustration of blue jays flying in a meadow with authors name printed below. For Boys and Girls printed under Beautiful Thoughts on title page. No publisher ads at the beginning of the book. Pages 398/399 in “index of authors” unopened. Original blue jay binding. Green cloth boards with beautiful deckled page edges. Light soiling/scuffing on boards. Illustration on cover is clear and bright. Spine is soiled with white title rubbed away/faded. Top & bottom of spine starting to chip. Small tear on top of spine. Sicker on front paste down with Christmas inscription to previous owner. All interior pages are clean and nicely bound. There are no torn, bent or missing pages. Other than gift inscription there is no addition writing on any of the pages. This is a nice copy of a rather scarce book, perfect for compilation/quote/birthday book collectors.
Very Rare Antique Small Kettle Teapot and Jug with Lid. Brass and Orange Plastic. Art Deco, Very Beautiful. Maby made in old China. Teapot and Jug are designed for decoration, or for storing spices or tobacco. The spout of the teapot is decorative, liquid will not pour through it. It will look very nice in your interior. The orange plastic looks very nice, very similar to Bakelite, but I’m not sure about that. Dimmensions and Condition please see on photo. See my other Vintage and Rare items.