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It's Good!
By Victor Clyde Forsythe
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Date: 1920s Medium: Oil on Stretched Canvas Dimensions: 24.00" x 34.00" Signature: Signed Lower Right likely a cover for Top Notch
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1920s Antique It

Materials

Oil, Canvas

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

Materials

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
Category

Early 20th Century Antique It

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"Fetch It, Sir" original etching
By Hamilton Hamilton
Located in Henderson, NV
Medium: original etching. This impression was printed in 1888 for the "Ten Original Etchings by the Best American Artists" portfolio and published by Estes and Lauriat. Image size: 1...
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1880s Antique It

Materials

Etching

"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

Oil, Canvas

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

Clara Bow: The Roaring 20s' "It Girl"
Located in Austin, TX
the transition to "talkies" in 1929. Her appearance as a plucky shopgirl in the film It brought her
Category

1920s Contemporary Antique It

Materials

Archival Pigment, Archival Paper, Archival Ink

'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...
Category

Early 1900s Art Deco Antique It

Materials

Gouache

The Eyes have "It" - Liberty Magazine Cover
By Leslie Thrasher
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Date: 1929 Medium: Oil on Canvas Dimensions: 20.00" x 16.00" Signature: Signed Lower Right Liberty Magazine Cover, February 16, 1929
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1920s Antique It

Materials

Canvas, Oil

"Pre-Sukhothai, as it is likely 10/11thC
Located in Ukiah, CA
a lot, as I have owned many thousands over a thirty-five-year period. It is a very special
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15th Century and Earlier Thai Antique It

Materials

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

Dolce & Gabbana IT 44 Flutter-sleeve Ruffled Hem Dress
By Dolce & Gabbana
Located in Amman, JO
: Viscose and Acetate Size: IT 44 / EU 40 Overall condition: Excellent
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15th Century and Earlier Italian Antique It

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

Materials

Bamboo, Lacquer

Original "Ring It Again, Third Liberty Loan vintage WW1 poster
Located in Spokane, WA
Original poster: Ring it Again Third Liberty Loan. Buy U. S. Gov't Bonds. World War 1
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1920s American Modern Antique It

Materials

Lithograph

Cross-Shaped Chest Clock, Silver, 17th Century, it Presents Restorations
Located in Madrid, ES
Cross-shaped chest clock. Silver. 17th century. It presents restorations. Portable clock in the
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17th Century European Baroque Antique It

Materials

Metal, Silver, Other

Map of Cheapside, as it Appeared in the Year 1585
By George Vertue
Located in Middletown, NY
Farringdon Within Ward in the City of London. It was destroyed in the Great Fire of London of 1666 and not
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Early 19th Century English School Antique It

Materials

Engraving, Handmade Paper

Beautiful Paperweight with the Name Wilh Scheidig in it, 1900
Located in Oostrum-Venray, NL
Beautiful Paperweight with the Name Wilh Scheidig in it, 1900 Additional information
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19th Century German Arts and Crafts Antique It

Materials

Art Glass, Blown Glass

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

Stella McCartney New With Tags Wool Coat - Size IT 40
By Stella McCartney
Located in Amman, JO
neck. Material: Wool Condition Overall: New With Tags Tag Size IT 40 Shoulder Width 42cm Bust: 93m
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15th Century and Earlier European Antique It

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

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

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

"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
Category

19th Century Swedish Antique It

Materials

Glass, Wood

Original "Are You 100% American, Prove It! Third Liberty Loan vintage poster
Located in Spokane, WA
Original " Are You 100% American? Prove it! Buy US government bonds. Third Liberty Loan" vintage
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1910s American Modern Antique It

Materials

Lithograph

American 19th Century Marble Statue On It’s Original Vert De Patricia Pedestal
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A high quality and most patriotic American 19th century white Carrara marble statue on its original Vert de Patricia marble pedestal, entitled "Fourth of July". This wonderfully carv...
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19th Century American Antique It

Materials

Marble

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. The antique
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Mid-19th Century Antique It

Materials

Paper

"On Earth as it is in Heaven" Original 1899 Lithograph by Alphonse Mucha
By Alphonse Mucha
Located in Chicago, IL
Alphonse Mucha worked mainly as a poster artist and became an influential figure of Art Nouveau in late 1890s, when poster illustrations were emerging as popular art form and new pri...
Category

1890s Art Nouveau Antique It

Materials

Lithograph

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

Materials

Oil, Canvas

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

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
Category

Mid-18th Century Antique It

Materials

Paper

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

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

"Gwine to Eat it All Myself" William Holbrook Beard, Bears, Animals, Genre Scene
Located in New York, 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

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

Materials

Watercolor, Handmade Paper, Lithograph

Original Vintage Motivation Poster British And Proud Of It Bill Jones Union Jack
Located in London, GB
Original vintage workplace motivational poster - British! And proud of it Make every job a standard
Category

1920s British Antique It

Materials

Paper

"On Earth as it is in Heaven" Original 1899 Color Lithograph by Alphonse Mucha
By Alphonse Mucha
Located in Chicago, IL
Alphonse Mucha worked mainly as a poster artist and became an influential figure of Art Nouveau in late 1890s, when poster illustrations were emerging as popular art form and new pri...
Category

1890s Art Nouveau Antique It

Materials

Lithograph

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

Materials

Paper

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...
Category

Early 20th Century Antique It

Materials

Color

Inside of the Duke's Theater in Lincoln's Inn Fields as it appeared...Charles II
Located in Middletown, NY
London: William Herbert & Robert Wilkinson, 1809 Engraving on buff wove paper, 12 1/4 x 8 1/4 inches (310 x 208 mm), full margins. In good condition with some scattered surface soil...
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Early 19th Century English School Antique It

Materials

Handmade Paper, Engraving

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

Materials

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

Materials

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

Materials

Paper

Large Carved Wooden Table Lamp This is a great statement piece, it has a large
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Large Carved Wooden Table Lamp This is a great statement piece, it has a large carved base which
Category

1920s Edwardian Antique It

Materials

Pine

Victorian Solid Pine Mule Chest. The Chest is a sturdy piece, it has a conceal
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Victorian Solid Pine Mule Chest. The Chest is a sturdy piece, it has a concealed drawer at the
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19th Century Victorian Antique It

Materials

Pine

Small Dainty Brass Pendant Lantern This is a dainty Lantern it has 4 glazed sid
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Small Dainty Brass Pendant Lantern This is a dainty Lantern it has 4 glazed sides The lamp is
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1910s French Provincial Antique It

Materials

Brass

Hover to zoom Have one to sell? Sell it yourself FINE LARGE ANTIQUE HAND CARVE
By Liberty of London
Located in GB
guide, it covers within the M25 only for the UK and local Europe only for international, if you would
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1880s British Victorian Antique It

Materials

Hardwood

It does not come with an insert. Linen in the back. Zipper Closure. Dry Cleaning
Located in Istanbul, TR
It does not come with an insert. Linen in the back. Zipper Closure. Dry Cleaning is reccomended.
Category

Early 20th Century Turkish Kilim Antique It

Materials

Wool

A Large French Art Deco Diamond Wall Mirror This is a very unusual piece it has
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
A Large French Art Deco Diamond Wall Mirror This is a very unusual piece it has a central square
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1920s Art Deco Antique It

Materials

Mirror

Anglo Indian Antique 4 Poster 5ft Double Bed This is a very unusual bed it has
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Anglo Indian Antique 4 Poster 5ft Double Bed This is a very unusual bed it has slightly square
Category

Early 1900s Anglo Raj Antique It

Materials

Teak

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

A Long Walnut Stick Stand or Umbrella Stand This is a good Umbrella stand, it i
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
A Long Walnut Stick Stand or Umbrella Stand This is a good Umbrella stand, it is made in walnut
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19th Century Victorian Antique It

Materials

Walnut

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

Materials

Bronze

Japanese Antique Old Wooden Mortar / Coffee Table 1868s-1912s Wabisabi Japandi
Located in Iwate-gun Shizukuishi-cho, Iwate Prefecture
It's an old Japanese mortar. It was used in the Tohoku region of Japan. The material is unknown
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Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Antique It

Materials

Wood

Japanese Antique Large Black Tansu / Cabinet Sideboard / 1868-1912s WabiSabi
Located in Iwate-gun Shizukuishi-cho, Iwate Prefecture
This is an old Japanese black cabinet. It seems to be around the Meiji period, and cedar is the
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Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Antique It

Materials

Wood, Cedar

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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.

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  • 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
    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 ExpertApril 26, 2024
    What antique silver is depends on the context. In many cases, the term refers to silverware and silver decorative objects produced more than 100 years ago. However, antique silver may also be the name of a distressed silver finish frequently used on lighting fixtures and bathroom fixtures. Explore a selection of antique silver wares 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
    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.
    1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    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 ExpertFebruary 13, 2023
    Generally, an antique toy is any toy made over 100 years ago. A toy made more than 20 years ago is vintage. Shop an assortment of toys on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertAugust 17, 2021
    Antique carpet balls are stone or ceramic balls decorated in bright colored patterns in specific plaids. They were used as a form of indoor carpet bowling, though now are collected for decorative purposes.
  • 1stDibs ExpertOctober 5, 2021
    Antique brass color is a shade mix of a rich, deep brown with golden undertones. The warm, low-luster finish is similar to natural brass. Check out 1stDibs for a range of antique brass decorative objects, furniture, pendants, and much more.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    To spot whether or not a clock is antique, note if the clockmaker’s name or company is engraved near the center face of the dial. A paper label may also be pasted on the back of the clock. You can shop a collection of expertly vetted antique clocks from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    One simple way to identify antique ironstone is to pick it up. Because of the thickness of the vitreous pottery, it will usually feel much heavier than expected. Pieces free of cracks and chips ring like a bell if you strike them with your finger while gripping them by the handle. Find a variety of expertly vetted vintage and antique ironstone on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertAugust 24, 2021
    Most antique brass items are solid brass. A great way of identifying solid brass antiques is by using a magnet. If you feel a pull, then the item is brass plated and not solid brass. Additionally, few brass antiques display stamps or maker's marks to depict the place and year of manufacturing. Find antique and vintage brass furniture and decorative objects on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertFebruary 13, 2023
    One of the simplest ways to identify an antique lamp is to look for markings that indicate the maker. Then, you can research the artisan or company that made the lamp using trusted online resources to see when they were active. Some antique lamps may have a date stamp on the shade or the bottom of the body of the lamp. Plugs can also provide a clue. Plugs on antique and vintage fixtures may feature exposed screws or prongs that are the same size. Prongs on newer lamps are usually two different sizes. Keep in mind that an antique lamp could have undergone a cord replacement, so what you see may not be an original. When in doubt, you can consult a certified appraiser or experienced antiques dealer for information about specific pieces. Shop a selection of antique lamps on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Determining the age of a rug often depends on the style of rug because different styles have evolved at their own rates and with their own characteristics. One thing you can look for is a date; some rugs weave the year into the border. Another thing to make note of is the color of the rug. Bright dyes and synthetic fibers weren’t available until the 1920s for rugs, so authentic antique rugs will have muted tones. Shop a collection of vetted antique rugs from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Antique compasses work with the use of magnets. Compasses use a magnetized needle that can rotate to line up with the Earth’s magnetic field, pointing towards the magnetic north. The basic concept of how compasses work has not changed over several centuries and magnetic compasses continue to work well today. Shop a variety of antique compasses on 1stDibs.