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Antique Map of New Zealand by G.F. Cram, 'circa 1906'
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique map titled 'New Zealand'. Large map of New Zealand with a small legend of the Chatham Islands. On the verso, a map of the North Polar regions and a map of Tasmania can be fou...
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20th Century Maps

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Paper

Midcentury Vanity Unit Dressing Table with or without Mirror German, circa 1970
Located in Labrit, Landes
Midcentury dressing table vanity unit German Beider circa 1970 with or without mirror Mirror is easily removed Stratified wood cherry with high shine Mirror has part of original l...
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Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Beds and Bed Frames

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Wood

20th Century Russian Silver Gilt, Enamel & Diamond Cigarette Case, circa 1910
By Ivan Britsyn (Britzen)
Located in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Description: Antique early 20th century Imperial Russian silver-gilt & guilloche enamel cigarette case, rectangular form with rounded corners, body enameled in translucent red ove...
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20th Century Russian Snuff Boxes and Tobacco Boxes

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Silver, Enamel

20th Century Bentwood Sofa in the Thonet Style, circa 1925, Caned Seat
By Thonet
Located in Miami, FL
20th century bentwood sofa in the Thonet style, circa 1925, caned seat This sofa it´s very heavy and sturdy.
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Vintage 1920s Spanish Spanish Colonial Sofas

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Cane, Bentwood

Vintage Persian Sarouk, circa 1940
Located in Secaucus, NJ
The deep navy field in this antique Persian Sarouk handwoven rug has a marvelous display of flowers sitting at either end of the rug in a pale blue vase. The central floral design ad...
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Mid-20th Century Persian Persian Rugs

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Wool

Oil Painting circa 1930s Figures on a Path
Located in Stamford, CT
Oil painting circa 1930s figures on a path. Measurement for unframed painting is 20 in H and 24 in W. This painting is in a nice custom frame.
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Mid-20th Century American American Classical Paintings

  • Oil Painting circa 1930s Figures on a Path
  • Oil Painting circa 1930s Figures on a Path
  • Oil Painting circa 1930s Figures on a Path
  • Oil Painting circa 1930s Figures on a Path
H 25.75 in. W 30.25 in. D 2 in.
Art Nouveau Jardinière, Austria, circa 1915
Located in Lichtenberg, AT
Made of fine copper, circa 1915, this beautiful Art Nouveau jardinière from Austria impresses with a great embossed design adorned by classical roses. The inserted cut glass bowl com...
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Early 20th Century Austrian Art Nouveau Decorative Bowls

Materials

Copper

Fine Carved Statue of a Staghound, circa 1920
Located in Berghuelen, DE
A wooden carved statue of a staghound. Carved as half relief out of one piece of nutwood. Brienz, Switzerland, circa 1920. Measures: Width 3.94" (10cm) Height 9.45" (24cm) Depth...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

  • Fine Carved Statue of a Staghound, circa 1920
  • Fine Carved Statue of a Staghound, circa 1920
  • Fine Carved Statue of a Staghound, circa 1920
  • Fine Carved Statue of a Staghound, circa 1920
H 9.45 in. W 3.94 in. D 1.58 in.
Set of 4 French Metal and Wood Chairs, circa 1920
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A set of four metal side / dining chairs with wood backs and seats and great vintage modern style.
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Early 20th Century French Chairs

Materials

Metal

Louis Vuitton Monogram Malle Penderie Trunk, circa 1910
By Louis Vuitton
Located in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Extremely rare "malle penderie" (gown trunk) by Louis Vuitton, circa 1910. Of huge proportions, standing at an impressive 140cm, this wardrobe was especially constructed for transpor...
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20th Century French Trunks and Luggage

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Canvas

Elegant Moroccan Caftan Hooded Wool Burnous Cape, circa 1970
By Yves Saint Laurent
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Elegant Moroccan hooded burnous cape in off-white fine wool with black and ivory passementerie trim and closure a long tassel on hood, the caftan is fully Lined. The burnus (also cal...
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20th Century Moroccan Bohemian More Folk Art

Materials

Fabric

Impressive Art Deco Walnut Double Bed, circa 1930s
Located in Devon, England
This is a wonderful opportunity to treat your bedroom to this statement piece Art Deco double bed. These style of beds that scream the Art Deco style are very few and far between and...
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Mid-20th Century English Art Deco Beds and Bed Frames

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Iron

  • Impressive Art Deco Walnut Double Bed, circa 1930s
  • Impressive Art Deco Walnut Double Bed, circa 1930s
  • Impressive Art Deco Walnut Double Bed, circa 1930s
  • Impressive Art Deco Walnut Double Bed, circa 1930s
H 48.82 in. W 61.03 in. D 74.02 in.
Relief Wood Carving Nest Robber, Black Forest, circa 1890
Located in Berghuelen, DE
A fine wood carving relief depicting a scenery of a nest robbing of a raptor by a man. The model for this carving was painted by Josef Anton Strassgschwandtner (1826-1881) and is tit...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Decorative Art

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Wood

Pair of Ornamental German Silver Fighting Cockerels, circa 1910
Located in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Antique 20th century German solid silver pair of table ornaments representing fighting cockerels, both extremely detailed and ornamental, very naturalistically and well-refined to th...
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Early 20th Century German Animal Sculptures

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Silver

English Art Deco Occasional Table in Figured Walnut, circa 1930
Located in Devon, England
Stylish and totally authentic Art Deco English occasional table. A segmented walnut veneered top with legs that sweep down to a figured walnut under tier with ebonised accents makes ...
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Mid-20th Century English Art Deco Tables

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Walnut

Art Deco Gents Glass and Silver Cologne Bottle, circa 1930
By Karl Palda
Located in Devon, England
We've had many pieces of Czech glass pass through our hands over the years and this if the first time we've found a gents cologne bottle. Quite a rare find and still smells of men's ...
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Mid-20th Century Czech Art Deco Glass

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Glass

Burmese Maung Yin Maung Silver Bowl, Rangoon, circa 1900
By Maung Yin Maung, Maung Shwe Yon
Located in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Antique early 20th century exceptionally rare Burmese, Myanmar solid silver repousse' bowls, very well made and heavy gauge, repousse' decorated in high relief with continuous scene ...
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20th Century Burmese Decorative Bowls

Materials

Silver

Japanese Meiji Solid Silver Table Smoking Set, Kabayashi, circa 1910
Located in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Antique early 20th century Japanese Meiji period solid silver and enamel four-piece smoking set, consisting of a cigarette box and ashtray box with removable lids, match case on four...
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20th Century Japanese Snuff Boxes and Tobacco Boxes

Materials

Silver, Enamel

Ceiling Light Signed Rambusch NYC, USA, circa 1910
By Rambusch Co.
Located in Jersey City, NJ
Early 20th century ceiling fixture with a metal frame, a hand blown opaque glass shade, and a red enameled metal conical shaped top, original Rambusch label.  
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Early 20th Century American Art Nouveau Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Metal

Art Nouveau Planter or Jardinière Floral, France, circa 1910
Located in Lichtenberg, AT
Fantastic ceramic planter or jardinière from France, circa 1910. This floral designed planter or jardinière just looks fantastic in combination with the wonderful worked blossoms on ...
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Early 20th Century French Art Nouveau Planters, Cachepots and Jardinières

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Ceramic

French 18-Karat Gold, Enamel and Diamond-Set Watch Chatelaine, circa 1900
Located in Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Antique early 20th century French 18-karat gold chatelaine and watch, Signed Leroy and Fils, Paris, Movement number: 34769, white enamel dial, roman numerals, chain suspended fob and...
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Early 20th Century French Baroque Collectible Jewelry

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Gold, Enamel

Art Deco Two-Tier Occasional Table in Walnut & Maple, circa 1930
Located in Devon, England
Very stylish Art Deco walnut and maple table with ebonised legs dating to the 1930s. This table is beautifully shaped and fully restored to showroom condition. Typically larger than ...
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Mid-20th Century English Art Deco Tables

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Birdseye Maple, Walnut, Ebony

Daum Nancy Huge Vase Art Nouveau France Lorraine Made in circa 1906
By Daum
Located in Vienna, AT
Daum Nancy Art Nouveau Huge Vase tube form type / made in France (Lorraine), Nancy / circa 1906. Specifications: Stunningly manufactured casing glass with brownish, orange, ye...
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Early 20th Century French Art Nouveau Glass

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Enamel

Large Art Deco French Bakelite Mantle Clock by JAZ, circa 1930s
By Jaz
Located in Devon, England
This is the daddy of true 1930s Art Deco clocks. Made in France by the very collectable JAZ company, this clock screams everything about the deco era we all love and admire, streamli...
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Mid-20th Century French Art Deco Mantel Clocks

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Chrome

English Baroque Style Solid Bronze Six-Light Chandelier, circa 1905
Located in Kinderhook, NY
Edwardian English Baroque style solid bronze six-light chandelier having six cusped scroll arms on gadrooned and fluted main body. Wonderful color and patina. Photos show a skewed ar...
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Early 20th Century English Baroque Chandeliers and Pendants

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Bronze

2 Wrought Iron Sconces Attributed to Poillerat Marine Galleon, circa 1930
By Gilbert Poillerat
Located in FR
Pair Sconces Wrought Iron one of a kind attributed to Gilbert Poillerat, circa 1930 Rare and unique from Atelier Poillerat Wall Lights that match the Chandelier (last photo shown) we...
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Mid-20th Century French Baroque Revival Wall Lights and Sconces

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Iron, Wrought Iron

Elaborate Carved Tyrolian Group of Poachers in the Forest, circa 1880
Located in Berghuelen, DE
An antique elaborate carved tyrolian poacher group celebrating their hunt in the forest. most probably brienz, second half of the 19th century Measures: Width 9.84" (25cm) Height...
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Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Bentwood Nesting Table Set by Thonet Mod. 10 Art Nouveau, Austria, circa 1905
By Thonet
Located in Lichtenberg, AT
Lovely set of four bentwood nesting tables from the Art Nouveau period circa 1905 made by the world famous manufacture of Thonet. The Mod. No. 10 was beautifully made of bent beechwo...
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Early 20th Century Austrian Art Nouveau Nesting Tables and Stacking Tables

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Beech

Art Nouveau Cabinet or Buffet by August Ungethüm Mahogany, Austria, circa 1900
By August Ungethüm Kunstmöbel-Fabrik, August Ungethüm
Located in Lichtenberg, AT
Mesmerizing Art Nouveau cabinet or buffet by August Ungethüm from Austria, circa 1900. Designed and produced by the famous art furniture factory of A. Ungethüm in Vienna, the fine ma...
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Early 20th Century Austrian Art Nouveau Sideboards

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Copper

Matching Pair of Art Deco Double Flame Wall Light Sconces, circa 1930s
Located in Devon, England
A very rare chance to acquire a pair of double matching Art Deco wall light sconces. Made from butterscotch colored catalin/phenolic Bakelite and copper metal-ware, all with original...
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Mid-20th Century English Art Deco Wall Lights and Sconces

Materials

Copper

Bronze Bust on Red Marble Base by J. A. Injalbert Art Nouveau France, circa 1900
By Jean-Antoine Injalbert
Located in Lichtenberg, AT
Outstanding bronze bust by famous French sculptor Jean Antoine Injalbert (1845-1933) from the beginning of the 20th century. This unique, extra large version - twice as big as the co...
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Early 20th Century French Art Nouveau Busts

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Griotte Marble, Bronze

20th Century Fox Studios Movie Shipping Container, Circa 1940, Show As Sculpture
Located in Dallas, TX
For your consideration, an authentic 20th century Fox Film Studios 35mm motion picture movie reel shipping case, circa 1940s. Was actually owned by Fox Studios. All original st...
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Mid-20th Century American Industrial Historical Memorabilia

Materials

Steel

20th Century Fox Studios Movie Shipping Container, Circa 1940, Show as Sculpture
Located in Dallas, TX
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ NOTE: This Antique May Qualify For Our GALLERY WIDE 20% ...
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Mid-20th Century American Industrial Historical Memorabilia

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Steel

Antique Birmingham Sterling Silver Picture Frame, circa 1912
By Henry Matthews
Located in Brighton, GB
Antique Birmingham sterling silver picture frame made by Henry Matthews, circa 1912. Price includes shipping to anywhere in the world.
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Early 20th Century English Art Nouveau Picture Frames

Materials

Silver

Ton Kitchen Chairs in Blond Wood Finish, Czechoslovakia, circa 1960
By TON a.s.
Located in Zohor, SK
Simple, elegant chairs made by TON Company in Czechoslovakia in 1960s. Natural blond wood finish. Some wear visible on finish, but otherwise very good condition of the chairs. Strong...
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Mid-20th Century Czech Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Wood, Plywood

Fantastic Roger Capron and Jean Derval Ceramic Table Lamp, circa 1970
By Roger Capron
Located in Megeve, FR
Fantastic Roger Capron and Jean Derval ceramic table lamp, circa 1970, in excellent condition. Measure: H 46cm without lampshade. Price without lampshade: 4000 euros.
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Late 20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

Iconic, Vintage Manumatic Primitive Film Projector, circa 1950s, Wow Deco Design
Located in Dallas, TX
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Note: This antique may qualify for our gallery wide extra 10-25% off sale, Going on now. Please inquire. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Submitted for your perusal...
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Mid-20th Century American Industrial Mounted Objects

Grande Dame of American Art Deco Lighting, circa 1932
By Lincoln Lighting Company
Located in Prescott, AZ
Possibly two will be available. From the heights of the Art Deco movement and the depths of the Great Depression comes Lincoln Lighting Co's, Detroit, Mich., most opulent and beauti...
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Mid-20th Century American Art Deco Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Aluminum

Fantastic Roger Capron and Jean Derval Pair of Ceramic Table Lamps, circa 1970
By Roger Capron
Located in Megeve, FR
Fantastic Roger Capron and Jean Derval pair of ceramic table lamps, circa 1970, in excellent condition. Measures: H 46cm without lampshade. (Price without lampshades: 8000 euros).
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Late 20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic

White Bakelite Office Lamp by Bauhaus Team, Czechoslovakia, circa 1930
By ESC Company
Located in Zohor, SK
This beautiful white and white little table lamp combines functionality and smart design. Designed in 1930s by the Bauhaus team. Produced in Czechoslovakia as a type ESC TYP 11641. M...
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Early 20th Century Czech Bauhaus Table Lamps

Materials

Plastic, Bakelite

Rosewood and Teak Set of Six Erik Buck Model 310 Dining Chairs, circa 1960
By Christiansen Møbelfabrik, Erik Buch
Located in Frederiksberg, DK
ROSEWOOD and TEAK dining chairs - a captivating set of six Scandinavian Modern Erik Buck model 310 chairs, designed ca. 1960 (mentioned in Mobilia in 1961) and produced at Christian ...
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Mid-20th Century Danish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather, Rosewood, Teak

Mid-Century Modern Mazzega Chandelier in Murano Glass, circa 1960
By Mazzega
Located in Merida, Yucatan
Beautiful and rare Space Age pendant lamp by Mazzega, circa 1960, Murano, Italy in red and clear glass.  
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Chrome

Mid-Century Modern Sconce by Targetti Sankey, Italy, circa 1970
By Targetti Sankey
Located in Merida, Yucatan
Space Age sconce in hand blown clear and dark blue Murano glass and chromed and lacquered (white) metal, manufactured by Targetti Sankey and still retaining the original label, circa...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Space Age Wall Lights and Sconces

Materials

Blown Glass

Italian 10-Light Mid-Century Modern Chandelier ITSO Artemide, circa 1970
By Vico Magistretti, Artemide
Located in Merida, Yucatan
10-light Mid-Century Modern chandelier in the style of Artemide. Chromed metal and opaline glass. Italy, circa 1970.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Chrome

Mid-Century Modern Pair of Targetti Sankey Table Lamps, circa 1970
By Targetti Sankey
Located in Merida, Yucatan
Space Age pair of table lamps in handblown clear and white Murano glass and chromed metal, manufactured by Targetti Sankey and still retaining the original labels, circa 1970.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Space Age Table Lamps

Materials

Blown Glass

Mid-Century Modern Pair of Signed ´La Murrina´ Table Lamps, circa 1970
By La Murrina
Located in Merida, Yucatan
Space Age pair of table lamps by in hand blown cream and black Murano glass, both bearing the 'La Murrina' seal and an original tag, circa 1970.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Space Age Table Lamps

Materials

Blown Glass

Mid-Century Modern Pair of Venini Table Lamps "Tesutto" Murano Glass, circa 1970
By Venini
Located in Merida, Yucatan
Space age pair of table lamps by in hand blown clear and white 'Tessuto' technique Murano glass attributed to Venini, circa 1970.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Space Age Table Lamps

Materials

Blown Glass

Pair of Mid-Century West German Bitossi Style Vases by Spara Pottery, circa 1970
By Spara, Bitossi, Aldo Londi
Located in Landau an der Isar, Bayern
Pair of vintage midcentury handmade vases by West German Pottery manufacturer 'Spara', Germany, circa 1970s. The embosse/impressed relief pattern on these vases is not dissimilar to ...
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Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Clay, Pottery

Murano Glass Clown, Italy, circa 1950
By Murano 5
Located in Lichtenberg, AT
Great Murano glass clown from the midcentury circa 1950 in Italy. Murano glass lovers will love this piece: big black shoes, a multicolored glass body, a funny face with crazy yellow...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Murano Glass

Vintage Spanish Rug, circa 1940, 5' x 7'4
Located in New York, NY
Vintage Spanish rug, circa 1940 5' x 7'4.. One does not think of Spain and rugs, however weaving has been a part of Spanish culture for hundreds of years going back to when Spain was...
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20th Century Spanish Western European Rugs

Materials

Wool

French Midcentury Vase Signed Elchinger, circa 1950
By Elchinger
Located in Arles, FR
Beautiful earthenware vase with enameled decorations of orange-red pastilles placed on a background ranging from white to anthracite gray and blue speckled. The interior of the vase ...
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20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic

  • French Midcentury Vase Signed Elchinger, circa 1950
  • French Midcentury Vase Signed Elchinger, circa 1950
  • French Midcentury Vase Signed Elchinger, circa 1950
  • French Midcentury Vase Signed Elchinger, circa 1950
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Small Antique Brass Ships Wheel Tabletop Cigar Cutter, circa 1920
Located in Stamford, CT
Small antique brass ships wheel tabletop cigar cutter circa 1920. Hinged base cover opens for disposing the cigar tips. This is part of the personal collection purchased directly, F...
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Mid-20th Century Folk Art Tobacco Accessories

Materials

Brass

Antique Wooden Carved Horse Paper Weight, circa 1920
Located in Berghuelen, DE
A great wooden carved head of a horse. Mounted on a wooden base, usable as desk decoration or paper weight. Germany, circa 1920 Measures: Width 4.13" (10.5 cm) Height 6.69" (17 c...
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Early 20th Century German Black Forest Paperweights

Materials

Walnut

Moroccan Caftan Purple Velvet Embroidered with Gold Kaftan, circa 1970
By Yves Saint Laurent
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Elegant vintage designer Moroccan kaftan, purple violet color velvet embroidered with Turkish gold threads design all-over. This is an Ottoman style wedding gown with metallic embroi...
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20th Century Moroccan Bohemian Textiles

Materials

Velvet

Murano Glass Clown Multicolored Handmade, Italy, circa 1950
By Murano 5
Located in Lichtenberg, AT
Great worked Murano glass clown from the famous workshops out of Italy around the midcentury circa 1950. The multicolored glass body, a pleasant face with yellow hair and a red hat, ...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Murano Glass

Ercole Barovier, Barovier & Toso Barbarico Bowl, circa 1951
By Ercole Barovier, Barovier&Toso
Located in Berghuelen, DE
A barbarico bowl in blue/black glass with applied gold leave. Designed by Ercole Barovier in 1951 for barovier & toso, Murano, Italy. Lit.: Marina barovier, art of the barovier gla...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Planters, Cachepots and Jard...

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Art Glass

Murano Glass Swan, US Style, Italy, circa 1950
Located in Lichtenberg, AT
Incredible crafted Murano Glass Art Swan from the famous Murano Glass workshops out of bella Italia around the midcentury. The red/white body in combination with the blue/white color...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

Materials

Murano Glass

Antique Vienna Earth Globe by G. Freytag & Berndt, circa 1920
Located in Berghuelen, DE
item e5601 An antique traditional Wiener Schulglobus earth globe with a wonderful patina by G. Freytag & Berndt, Vienna, circa 1920. Used as teaching material in schools. Good condi...
Category

Early 20th Century Austrian Globes

Materials

Wood, Paper

Midcentury Mies van der Rohe MR Armchair, circa 1970s
By Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Located in San Francisco, CA
About A Ludwig Mies van der Rohe MR cantilever armchair. This armchair is made of tubular chrome and black natural leather with painted wooden armrests. Contact us for more shippin...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs

Materials

Chrome

Glass Jar with Chromed Lid Art Nouveau, Austria, circa 1900
Located in Lichtenberg, AT
Lovely glass jar with chromed lid from the early 20th century out of Austria. The beautiful shaped glass body looks like it has been twisted and shows an artful surface with glass th...
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Early 20th Century Austrian Art Nouveau Glass

Materials

Glass

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