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Let It Be Orange
By Julian Stanczak
Located in Fairlawn, OH
Signed in pencil lower right Published by Eugene Schuster, London Art Printer: Vistec, Rochester, New York Regular edition unrealized per Stanczak web site This annotated "H.C." ...
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1880s Op Art Antique It

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Screen

It's your World, Son
By George L. Rapp
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimensions: 28.00" x 28.00" Signature: Signed Lower Right
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Early 20th Century Antique It

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"It's the Thieving Federats Again"
By Walter Beach Humphrey
Located in Fort Washington, PA
: Group of people in the old South. "It's the Thieving Federats Again" Illustration;
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Early 20th Century Antique It

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Gucci Silk Pinstripe Blouse - IT 40
By Gucci
Located in Amman, JO
the wrist created a round affect. Single button silver GG button. Plunging V neckline. Tag Size: IT
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15th Century and Earlier Italian Antique It

Original Vintage World War One Recruitment Poster WWI It's Our Flag Fight for It
Located in London, GB
flag inside a blue frame and green border, the stylized text in white and black above and below - It
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1910s British Antique It

Materials

Paper

'Don't I Wish it Was Loaded'
By John Hassall
Located in London, GB
Gouache on board, signed lower right and titled bottom left Image size: 20 1/2 x 18 inches (52 x 46 cm) Art Deco frame Designed in 1907 for W.D & H.O Wills, advertising Capstan Navy...
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Early 1900s Art Deco Antique It

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Gouache

  • 'Don't I Wish it Was Loaded'
  • Antique 'Don't I Wish it Was Loaded'
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H 20.5 in. W 18 in.
It Takes A Village: Crystal Beetle Brooches
By Glorious Antique Jewelry Collection
Located in Stamford, CT
Three cheers for the nuclear family!. Victorian motifs in the mid ninteenth century reflected the natural world. Craftmanship remained detailed as in this family of beetles. They are...
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1850s English Antique It

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Crystal, Sterling Silver

Carrying Me and I'll Drum It Through
Located in New York, NY
TRUMAN HOWE BARTLETT American, (1835-1923) Carrying the Drummer Patinated bronze; Signed, dated and located 'Bartlett 74 Paris' and inscribed with title on base. 47 x 16 x 21 ...
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Early 20th Century Antique It

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Bronze

Bathing at Long Branch-“Oh, Ain’t it Cold”
By Winslow Homer
Located in Fairlawn, OH
Bathing at Long Branch-“Oh, Ain’t it Cold” Wood engraving, 1871 Signed in the block with the
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1870s Hudson River School Antique It

Materials

Woodcut

Early 20th Century, Large Burmese Betel Box, “Kun It”
Located in Atlanta, GA
of color is a closely guarded secret and it has been said that a master will not impart this secret
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Early 20th Century Burmese Antique It

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Bamboo, Lacquer

Pair of Walnut Benches, Sold Separately, Florence, IT, 1840's
Located in Austin, TX
Solid walnut benches from Florence, Italy, 1840's. Nice proportions and well constructed. Recent coat of professionally applied paste wax for subtle luster to finish. Two available, ...
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Mid-19th Century Italian Antique It

Materials

Walnut

As a Special Privilege the Zealot Bore it in Blazing
By Jessie Willcox Smith
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Date: 1903 Medium: Mixed Media on Paper Sight Size 24.25" x 15.50", Framed 31.35" x 22.50" Signature: Signed Lower Left Scribner's Magazine story illustration, November 1911, 1903 ...
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Early 1900s Antique It

Materials

Paper, Mixed Media

18th Century Spanish Wood & Iron Split-Door Within it's Original Casing
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Spanish 18th century split-door within it's original casing. This antique architectural piece
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18th Century Spanish Antique It

Materials

Iron

Highly Decorative Antique Burmese Lacquered Betel Box / Kun-It, Circa 1900
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
The vermillion lacquered cylindrical body decorated overall with repeating bands of curvilinear geometric motifs, the cover lifting to reveal both of its original trays intended to h...
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Early 20th Century Burmese Antique It

Materials

Lacquer, Bamboo

Keep it Coming, Waste Nothing original World War 1 vintage poster
Located in Spokane, WA
Original WW1 poster: Keep It Coming: "We Must Not Only Feed Our Soldiers at the Front but Millions
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1910s American Realist Antique It

Materials

Lithograph

19th Century Antique Ceiling Painted Paper on Canvas from Naples, IT
Located in Cuneo, Italy (CN)
19th century antique ceiling painted paper on canvas from Naples, IT.
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1820s Antique It

"Wrought Iron and It's Decorative Use" by Maxwell Ayrton & Arnold Silcock
By Arnold Silcock, Maxwell Ayrton
Located in valatie, NY
craft of wrought iron throughout England. It was published by the British magazine "County Life Ltd
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Early 20th Century American Antique It

Materials

Paper

Oursikoff - including a copy of the Journal in which it appeared
By Honoré Daumier
Located in New York, NY
himself, asking a lackey if it’s a good representation (and saying he’d be sent to Siberia if he agreed it
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1850s Realist Antique It

Materials

Lithograph

19th C. Swedish Grandfather Clock with it's Original Face & Warm Color Palette
Located in Atlanta, GA
is from the 1820s and features a raised crest with flat-top, it's original round metal face
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19th Century Swedish Antique It

Materials

Glass, Wood

Orlando And The Wrestler (As You Like It), William Shakespeare play engraving
By Daniel Maclise
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
'Orlando And The Wrestler (As You Like It)' Steel-engraving by Charles William Sharpe (1818-1899
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Late 19th Century Naturalistic Antique It

Materials

Engraving

Small Antique Map of England and Wales as It Was During the Heptarchy
Located in Langweer, NL
England and Wales as it was during the Heptarchy, a phrase referring to the seven kingdoms that arose
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Mid-18th Century Antique It

Materials

Paper

Antique Print 'Half a Crown, You Dont Clear It!!!' by H. Alken
By Henry Alken
Located in Langweer, NL
man of parts' - Half a Crown, you dont clear it!!!", plate 2, hand-colored engraving.
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Mid-19th Century Antique It

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Paper

"Gwine to Eat it All Myself" William Holbrook Beard, Bears, Animals, Genre Scene
Located in Larchmont, NY
William Holbrook Beard Gwine to Eat it All Myself, 1894 Signed and dated lower left Oil on canvas
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1890s Antique It

Materials

Canvas, Oil

17th century Italian figure painting - Pope Gregory the Great - Oil on canvas It
Located in Varmo, IT
Roman master (17th century) - Pope Gregory the Great. 86 x 70 cm without frame, 93 x 77 cm with frame. Oil on canvas, in carved and gilded wooden frame. Condition report: Lined ca...
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Late 17th Century Old Masters Antique It

Materials

Canvas, Oil

Who Made it an Issue of Six Shooters, (California Mine; Copper Sky)
By Frank Schoonover
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Oil on Canvas (on Board) Signature: Signed Lower Left Literature: Reese, Lowell Otus, The Little Injun, Collier's Weekly, November 4, 1916, p. 13, illustrated. Schoonover,...
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1910s Antique It

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Canvas, Oil

Swedish 19th C. Mora Longcase Clock w/it's Original Metal Face, Hands & Movement
Located in Atlanta, GA
triangular base, circle face and teardrop shaped door. This clock retains it's original metal face, hands and
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19th Century Swedish Antique It

Materials

Glass, Wood

St. Paul's From Ludgate Hill, from Original Views of London As It Is
By Thomas Shotter Boys
Located in Middletown, NY
Hullmandel. _______ The images in Boys's 1842 portfolio, Original Views of London As It Is, capture a window
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Mid-19th Century English School Antique It

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Watercolor, Handmade Paper, Lithograph

Italian 19th Century Urn-Carved Wood Fragment with it's Original Finish and Gilt
Located in Atlanta, GA
An Italian urn carved-wood fragment with it's original finish from the 19th century. This elegant
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19th Century Italian Antique It

Materials

Wood

Japanese Antique Flower Vase with Paper Pasted on It./1868-1920/Wabi-Sabi Object
Located in Sammu-shi, Chiba
early Taisho) in Japan. Originally, it was a tool used for some kind of agricultural work. First
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Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Antique It

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Bamboo

An 8+ Ft. Tall Antique Storage Cabinet from Brazil, with it's Original Paint
Located in Atlanta, GA
from Brazilian retains it's original paint, in shades of tangerine and blue, with a fabulous aged
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19th Century Brazilian Antique It

Materials

Wood

Antique Map of India as Described It Was before the 5th Century, 1744
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique map titled 'India, as described by all Authors before the fifth Century'. Detailed map of part of India, including Hyrcania, Parthia, Carmania, Gedorossii, Drangiana, Aria, M...
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18th Century Antique It

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Paper

Antique 19th Century by Frederick Pitts, Oil on panel painting "Is it like"
Located in Braintree, GB
Antique 19th century by Frederick Pitts, oil on panel painting Title:Is it like? Artist
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19th Century Antique It

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Wood

The Sunday World; "Say! Have You Seen This Week's Sunday World, It's Great"
Located in Mount Vernon, NY
Color letterpress poster advertising the Sunday World, the Sunday publication of the New York World, published by Joseph Pulitzer. The series of colorful posters were designed by wel...
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Early 20th Century Antique It

Materials

Color

Uzbek Silk Textile, with Its Original Egg-White Glaze on It, Early 20th C
Located in Istanbul, TR
together for a wall hanging or quilt. Brilliant colora and it still has the egg-white glaze sitting on it.  
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Early 20th Century Uzbek Antique It

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Silk

The Clock is in a Excellent and Perfect Working Condition, Also it Has Recently
Located in Warsaw, PL
inspiration for decorative motifs of Louis XVI style, it was coming from nature and antiquity thus many
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Late 18th Century French Louis XVI Antique It

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Marble, Bronze

Antique Print 'How Pleasant it is to Have Money' Made after H. Fisher, 1908
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'How pleasant it is to have money' made after H. Fisher. Originates from
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Early 20th Century Antique It

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Paper

How long will it take him to propose to me? 1891. Victorian England Parlor Scene
Located in Sutton Poyntz, Dorset
Charles Haigh-Wood. English ( b.1856 - d.1927). How long will it take him to propose to me? 1891
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Late 19th Century Victorian Antique It

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Canvas, Oil

A View of London as it was in the Year 1647 pub. by Boydell 1756
Located in Paonia, CO
A View of London as it was in the Year 1647 is a hand colored copper engraving published by the
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1750s Other Art Style Antique It

Materials

Etching

The Liberty Bond You Buy It Backs Them All original World War 1 vintage poster
By James Montgomery Flagg
Located in Spokane, WA
written "but the Liberty bond you buy -- It back them all." Artist James Montgomery Flagg is best known
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1910s American Realist Antique It

Materials

Lithograph

Original Vintage Poster What Was It A Flight Into The Blue Belle Epoque Art Book
Located in London, GB
entitled Was war es? Ein flug ins blaue - What Was It? A Flight Into The Blue by Richard Nordhausen (1868
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1890s German Art Nouveau Antique It

Materials

Paper

"And wasn't it good for a boy to be Out to old Aunt Mary's"
By Howard Chandler Christy
Located in Fairlawn, OH
"And wasn't it good for a boy to be Out to old Aunt Mary's" Charcoal and watercolor on artist
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Early 1900s American Impressionist Antique It

Materials

Charcoal

Heavy Bronze Bell, Tower Bell This Is a Very Heavy Piece It Is on an Oak Yoke
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Heavy Bronze Bell, Tower Bell This is a very heavy piece it is on an Oak Yoke with iron fixings
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1840s Gothic Antique It

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Bronze

Japanese Antique Large Wooden Board 1860s-1900s / Low Table Wabi Sabi
Located in Sammu-shi, Chiba
This is a very old Japanese workboard. It was made during the Meiji period (1860s-1900s). It is
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Antique It

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Cedar

Japanese Antique, Low Table, Taisho Period 'Early 1900s', Wabi Sabi
Located in Hitachiomiya-shi, 08
keyaki (zelkova). Zelkova is one of the most beloved woods in Japan. It is hard and very durable. And
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Early 20th Century Japanese Taisho Antique It

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Wood

Japanese Antique Door "Wall Decoration" 1860s-1900s / Abstract Art Wabi Sabi
Located in Sammu-shi, Chiba
This was a very old Japanese warehouse (kura) window sliding door. It was made during the Meiji
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Antique It

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Bamboo, Cedar

Gorgeous Gold Cameo Necklace Pendant
Located in Media, PA
This is a beautiful gold carved shell cameo necklace pendant. It weighs about 3 grams, it’s 12/16
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Early 20th Century Art Deco Antique It

Materials

Gold

  • Gorgeous Gold Cameo Necklace Pendant
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H 1.32 in. Dm 0.76 in. L 0.76 in.
1870s Eclectic Lacquered and Gilded Wood Huge Sicilian Floor Mirror
Located in Catania, Sicilia
lacquer it's in original condition as the gilding, probably it was used in a big dining room. Obviously it
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Late 19th Century Sicilian Louis XIV Antique It

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Wood, Giltwood, Lacquer

Large 19th Century Wooden Painted Lounge Sign This Is an Original Hotel Sign
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
A Large 19th century Wooden Painted LOUNGE Sign This is an original Hotel sign it is made in
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Early 1900s Art Deco Antique It

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Pine

Very Old Chinese Antique Pottery Vase/Wabisabi Vase/before 9th Century
Located in Sammu-shi, Chiba
it was buried in the soil. It has a cool expression that makes you feel very wabi-sabi. This vase
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15th Century and Earlier Chinese Other Antique It

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Pottery

Japanese Antique Cabinet 1860s-1900s / Tansu Chest of Drawer Sideboard Wabi Sabi
Located in Sammu-shi, Chiba
Very old Japanese cabinet. The furniture was made in the Meiji period (1860s-1900s). It is made
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Antique It

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Wood, Cedar

Japanese Antique Pottery Jar 14th-16th Century/ Wabi-Sabi Vase/Tokoname Jar
Located in Sammu-shi, Chiba
map.) It was a pottery producing area with a very old history (from around the 12th century) in Japan
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15th Century and Earlier Japanese Other Antique It

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Pottery

Large Heavy 19th Century Carved Chinoiserie 4 Fold Screen
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
panel has a pair of dragons at the top The screen is large and heavy and very stable when standing, it
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19th Century Chinoiserie Antique It

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Teak

2 Victorian Curtain Poles with Rings 2 Matching Poles
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
pole it is turned from a single piece of wood the finished length is 140” long The curtain pole is
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1880s Adam Style Antique It

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Fruitwood

Vintage Traditional Pattern Wool Carpet Runner a Superb Looking Piece
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
1930 and it has a lovely colour palette of deep red with some dark blue and orange This piece is in
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Early 20th Century Moorish Antique It

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Wool

Japanese Antique Stone Buddha/Edo Period 1800s/Bodhisattva/Garden Figurine
Located in Sammu-shi, Chiba
It is a Japanese Edo period (1800s) stone Buddha statue made of andesite. This Buddha statue has
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19th Century Japanese Edo Antique It

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Stone

Classical Grand Tour Bronze Statue of Narcissus
Located in Rochester, NY
. When first found in Pompeii it was identified as Narcissus. Years later it was identified as Dionysus
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19th Century Italian Antique It

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Bronze

85 Carat Beautiful Kunzite Crystal From Kunar, Afghanistan
By Deloris "Dee" Giltz 1
Located in Peshawar, PK
the mind, encouraging communion between the two. While wearing kunzite, it is thought you are better
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15th Century and Earlier Afghan Adam Style Antique It

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Rock Crystal

Antique Victorian Whitby Jet brooch, oval faceted
Located in NEWARK, GB
A gorgeous antique Victorian era Whitby Jet brooch. It is an oval shaped brooch with a faceted
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19th Century British Victorian Antique It

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Brass

  • Antique Victorian Whitby Jet brooch, oval faceted
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W 2.10 in. L 1.60 in.
18th Century Oak Dresser Base
Located in Salisbury, GB
18th century Oak dresser base This 18th century Oak dresser base was made circa 1740, it is of
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1740s British George II Antique It

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Oak

  • 18th Century Oak Dresser Base
  • 18th Century Oak Dresser Base
  • 18th Century Oak Dresser Base
  • 18th Century Oak Dresser Base
H 35.5 in. W 53.5 in. D 22.5 in.
Dimos 18k Gold Greek Key Earrings with Rubies
Located in Athens, GR
Greek key collection. This earrings in 18 karats yellow gold it’s one of the most recognizable
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15th Century and Earlier Greek Greek Revival Antique It

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Ruby, 18k Gold

  • Dimos 18k Gold Greek Key Earrings with Rubies
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W 0.354 in. D 0.118 in. L 0.984 in.
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With a vast inventory of beautiful furniture at 1stDibs, we’ve got just the antique it you’re looking for. Each antique it for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using wood, metal and paper. There are many kinds of the antique it you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 20th Century. Each antique it bearing Louis XVI, Art Nouveau or Folk Art hallmarks is very popular. Many designers have produced at least one well-made antique it over the years, but those crafted by Henry Alken, Arnold Silcock and Claude Charles Bourgonnier are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much is a Antique It?

Prices for an antique it can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, they begin at $65 and can go as high as $75,000, while the average can fetch as much as $2,041.
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  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Mainly built around the 17th century, antique settles are a type of long bench with a high back and open arms. Settles were made of wood and were fairly simple in construction. You can shop a collection of antique settles from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
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    A settle is a type of large bench, usually with arms and a high back. Popular in England, settles are typically designed to fit three or four people. Many examples from the 17th century survive today. On 1stDibs, shop a collection of antique and modern settle benches from some of the world’s top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    A fob is a pendant that can be attached to a chain. Common types of fobs would be a pocket watch, a piece of jewelry or a locket. On 1stDibs, you can find antique fobs from some of the top sellers around the world.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    An antique coffer is one of the oldest pieces of furniture. It is a box or chest that’s simple in design, constructed with solid oak planks and a hinged lid. Shop a collection of antique coffers from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    First used by the Egyptians and later the Romans, pewter is an alloy composed predominantly of tin. It can also be mixed with copper, silver or lead. Shop a collection of expertly vetted antique pewter pieces from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
    1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Pewter is a type of tin alloy that’s been popular for centuries. Many examples of antique pewter objects exist, including dinnerware and sculpture. On 1stDibs, you’ll find a collection of antique pewter from some of the world’s top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Antique majolica is a type of Victorian earthenware characterized by beautifully-colored lead glazes. It first appeared in the 1850s and is highly sought after today. On 1stDibs, shop a collection of antique majolica from some of the world’s top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertOctober 12, 2021
    Ironstone is a kind of vitreous pottery that was made in the United Kingdom around the early 19th century. The ironstone made by the masons are considered to be collectibles. Most antique ironstone items should have a hallmark. Shop a range of antique and vintage ironstone items on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertOctober 19, 2021
    An antique bureau is any bureau that is 100 years old or older. The term bureau today is typically used as another word for a dresser or a chest of drawers. This word has also been used to refer to a writing desk. Find a collection of antique bureaus on 1stDibs today.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Suzani is a form of embroidered tapestry, generally made on velvet, silk or cotton cloth. Suzanis have held a long tradition as being integral to interior decoration in central Asia. They were also thought to be talismans and would bring good luck to one’s home. Shop a collection of suzani tapestries from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    A chatelaine is a set of decorative chains attached to a clasp or belt loop, which was used to carry keys and necessities. In ancient Rome, women carried tweezers, nail cleaners and ear scoops on their chatelaines. On 1stDibs, find antique chatelaines from some of the top sellers around the world.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Important in the 18th and 19th centuries, an antique cellarette was a piece of furniture in which wine was stored. The cellarette, also known as a wine cooler, is recognizable by its small rectangular size and simple design. Shop a collection of antique cellarettes from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    An antique Davenport desk is a small writing desk, usually with four drawers on one side. The desk would have elaborately decorated supports and a recessed space for adequate legroom. Shop a collection of Davenport desks from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
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    A Davenport desk is a type of small desk with a distinct inclined desktop. The desktop covers a large storage compartment meant for keeping paper and other writing materials. Popular in the 19th century, Davenport desks are still sought after today. On 1stDibs, you’ll find a collection of antique Davenport desks from some of the world’s top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    An antique rent table is a piece of furniture that landlords and tenants used to exchange rent. The rent money would be placed in one drawer, the table would rotate for the landlord to receive. It was considered polite and gentlemanly to pay rent this way. Shop a collection of antique rent tables from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
    1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    A rent table is a small circular or polygonal table with drawers. Rent tables frequently had drawers labeled for the days of the week, and English landlords in the 18th century often used them to collect rent. On 1stDibs, shop antique rent tables from some of the world’s top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    An antique Bergère chair is a Victorian-era French armchair, often with upholstered armrests and a removable seat cushion. The curved back of this chair would be crafted with wicker. Shop a collection of Bergère chairs from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
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    Bergere chairs are a type of upholstered French armchair that have an enclosed design. They’re designed for lounging comfortably and usually feature deep, wide seats. On 1stDibs, shop a collection of antique Bergere chairs from some of the world’s top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Snuff bottles were used in China in the early 18th century. The bottle contained powdered tobacco, which was illegal to smoke, but was considered a remedy for colds and headaches and was therefore allowed in bottles in powdered form. On 1stDibs, find a collection of authentic snuff bottles from some of the world’s top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertAugust 15, 2019

    A piece of furniture is considered an antique if it is at least 100 years old.

  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Opinions on how old a rug has to be to be considered antique vary. However, most experts will apply the label to any rug produced more than 100 years ago, and call floor coverings produced 50 to 100 years ago vintage. Shop a variety of antique rugs on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 3, 2023
    What antique desks are called depends on their design. A desk with chair cutouts on both sides is a partner desk, while one with a pull-down writing surface is a secretary. On a Davenport desk, the desktop lifts to reveal a storage area. Find a variety of antique, vintage and contemporary desks on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Yes, antique brass is strong because it is made with zinc and copper. Brass is considered a strong and durable metal crafted to be long-lasting and withstand rust and corrosion. Shop a selection of antique and vintage brass items on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertOctober 19, 2021
    Mercury glass, often known as "silvered glass," is an antique decorative art glass made by glassmakers in Bohemia (now the Czech Republic), England and America from the mid-nineteenth century to the early twentieth century. These are blown glass artworks with hollow interiors, the majority of which are double-walled.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Silver-plating refers to the process of applying a thin layer of silver overtop of a base metal, such as copper, nickel or pewter. An antique silver-plated item would have gone through this same process. Shop a collection of expertly vetted antique silver plate items from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
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    Antique silver plates are antique plates made from either pure silver or have been silver-plated. Silver is a timeless material that’s been popular for centuries, and antique silver is always highly regarded. Shop a collection of antique silver plates from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.