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Edwardian 9 Carat Gold Magnifying Glass
Early 20th Century English Edwardian Desk Accessories
Edwardian, 9 carat gold (unmarked, but tested) magnifying glass, England, Ca. 1910. @5 1/4" long x @1 3/4" diameter (of magnifying glass itself). Engine turned design. May also be worn ...
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French 18th Century Louis XIV Style Boulle Specime...
18th Century French Cabinets
A spectacular and high quality French 18th century Louis XIV st. Boulle specimen cabinet. The cabinet is raised by four square tapered supports with ormolu sabots and top ormolu mounts....
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Studies Collection by Sinke & van Tongeren
Sinke & Van Tongeren
21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Taxidermy
These studies were made by Darwin, Sinke and van Tongeren for all sorts of reasons to support their Fine Taxidermy objects. Each study is numbered and signed. Left: D. Black-spotted ...
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19th Century Glass Dome with Butterflies & Vanity ...
Atelier AL/SO
Early 20th Century French Taxidermy
Glass, Wood
Patinated plaster vanity head with a collection of blue morpho butterflies. Under a 19th century glass dome. All these specimens are collector's items issued from breeding farms.
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Natural Specimen Of A Nautilus Pompilius.
19th Century Italian Decorative Objects
Wood
A natural Wunderkammer specimen of a Nautilus Pompilius. The specimen is mounted over a wooden painted base.
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Still Life With Fruit, Flowers On A Marble Ledge
18th Century Italian Baroque Drawings
Still life with fruit and flowers on a marble ledge; in its original carved and gilded frame.
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A rare skulls sculpture, Memento Mori.
19th Century Italian Sculptures
Bone, Wood
A sculpture depicting three skulls with bones, made out of wood and chalk over a wooden base. Rare example of Memento Mori for Wunderkammer.
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Vacuum Pump
Hansord
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Vacuum Pump
18th Century English Scientific Instruments
A superb example of an Adams type of Vacuum pump, with what must be the finest collection of experimental apparatus in the world. These pumps where made by Adams to demonstrate the rece...
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Gold Box with Medical Set English Manufacture End ...
19th Century British Apothecary Jars and Objects
Gold
Antique medical set, that includes an embossed gold small box, with a small thermometer and a pencil. English manufacture, end of the XIX century. Very good condition. Length cm 9.5 - i...
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Bronze Mounted Ammonite Cluster
Dale Rogers Ammonite
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Bronze Mounted Ammonite Cluster
18th Century German Decorative Objects
A large cluster of Jurassic Dactyloceras ammonites on a custom-built solid bronze stand. These fossilised ammonite shells are the remains of ancient sea creatures that lived approximate...
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Group of five scientific samples of Piranha ( Serr...
19th Century Italian Taxidermy
Wood
Over ebonized fruitwood bases are displayed the natural specimen of six Piranha fish ( Serrasalmus Brandtii ). Sold also separately, the price is referred to each single one of the gr...
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Italian Squaring, Late 19th Century
19th Century Italian Scientific Instruments
Squaring with telescope and vertical circle, burnished brass signed Bardelli & C.ia Torino, second half of the XIX century, with original wooden box. Height cm 32 - inches 12.59, length...
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Greenhouse Glass Dome with Decorations
The Golden Triangle
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Greenhouse Glass Dome with Decorations
Early 20th Century French Decorative Objects
Glass, Wood
These greenhouse glass domes from Paris, France have beautiful blue and yellow butterflies inside of them. The elegant butterfly specimens are real and were once alive.
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Honeysuckle with dragonfly and two ants
18th Century Dutch Drawings
Honeysuckle with dragonfly and two ants
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Shepherd Sundial Signed Robert Henry, First Half o...
19th Century French Curiosities
Shepherd sundial signed Robert Henry a Paris Palais Royal horloger au n. 164, of the first half of the nineteenth century. Usually these boxwood sundials were used by shepherds in the P...
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African Female Figure, Ivory Coast
19th Century Ivorian Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
A beautiful and lustrous black patina adorns this gorgeously carved Akye figure, handsomely proportioned with its sinuous contours. Each portion of this figure has seen its share of car...
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Burnished Brass Sextant Signed Hill & Price Bristo...
Hill & Price, Bristol
19th Century British Nautical Objects
Burnished brass sextant signed Hill & Price Bristol, second half of the 19th century. Bone edge and vernier, wooden handle, 3 coloured glass for the fixed mirror and 4 for the mobile on...
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A Very Finely Carved Southeast Asian Sandstone Fig...
18th Century Sculptures
Sandstone
a very finely carved southeast Asian sandstone figure of Shiva Bhikshatana on black metal stand, 18th century
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Astronomical Telescope signed W. Gilbert & Sons Lo...
W. Gilbert & Sons
19th Century British Scientific Instruments
Astronomical telescope, wood and brass, splayed shaped, signed W. Gilbert & Sons London, early 1800. Focusing with one extension and rack. Original oak wooden tripod. Very good conditio...
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Conchology Collection, circa 1930
Memento-Mori
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Conchology Collection, circa 1930
1930s French Curiosities
Glass, Oak
Presented in a oak and ebonised wood glass drawers museum unit.
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Collection of Ornithoptera Priamus Butterflies und...
Atelier AL/SO
Early 20th Century French Taxidermy
XIXth century glass dome with collection of very large green-yellow & black butterflies originally from Indonesia. All these specimens are collector's items issued from breeding farms....
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An Intrepid Fox
Ebury Trading Ltd
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An Intrepid Fox
1970s French Taxidermy
An intrepid taxidermy fox on a wooden stand. In very good condition.
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Three Shells; in a Period Regence Frame
18th Century Italian Paintings
The Renaissance noble collector was vitally interested in exotic and rare curiosities of nature. These, from such far-a-way places, were shown in their curio cabinets. These collection...
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Finely Painted Late 17th c. Flemish Baroque Cabine...
18th Century Belgian Baroque Cabinets
Bone, Wood
Dating to the turn of the eighteenth century, this Flemish cabinet is composed of ebonized wood inlaid with floral bone trim over four tall swirled legs joined by a forked stretcher. Th...
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Large Prehistoric Gold Nugget 18.8 Troy Ounces (Mi...
18th Century Australian Miscellaneous Jewelry
This is a rarity in that few gold nuggets have the size and beauty of this one, both in color and shape. It weighs 584.5 grams (18.8 troy ounces), and rates at 22 to 23 karots. It has ...
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Barometer Patented in the Second Half of the 19th ...
Admiral Fitzroy
19th Century British Barometers
Rare barometer and thermometer patented in the second half of the nineteenth century by the Admiral Fitzroy. Mercury barometer placed in an oak wooden cabinet, with double reading verni...
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Dunhill Root Briars Wood Specimen
Alfred Dunhill
1940s British Tobacco Accessories
A large cross section of root briar wood used by Dunhill to make their root briar pipes. Root briar is considered one of the highest grades of Dunhill pipes and is known for it's exqui...
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French Mercury Thermometer, Early 1900
Antik Arte & Scienza sas di Daniela Giorgi
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French Mercury Thermometer, Early 1900
Early 20th Century French Scientific Instruments
French mercury thermometer with the centigrade scale mounted on a chromium-plated brass plate and placed in an elegant vulcanite frame printed with columns and floral motifs like the fa...
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Study of Acanthus leaf in plaster, France end of t...
19th Century French Sculptures
Plaster
Beautiful and rare collection of plaster casts, models from a school of fine arts, late nineteenth century, France. Study of Acanthus leaf in the manner of Antique.
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Antique Light Projector for Theater Sets
Early 20th Century German Curiosities
Antique light projector for theater sets, early years of the twentieth century, signed Verax, painted metal complete with original optics and equipped with wooden side handles. Good con...
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Memento Mori
Ebury Trading Ltd
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Memento Mori
19th Century Decorative Objects
'Memento Mori - Latin: "Remember that you will die". A part skeleton, comprising skull, hand, foot, part pelvis, rib cage ad other bones in a velvet lined and mahogany domed case. "We ...
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Museum Quality Real Full Skeletal Miniature Horse ...
Unknown
20th Century Unknown Other Curiosities
This skeletal teaching model is of a miniature horse… not a small pony. Full grown they can be the size of a large dog. The miniature horse is a breed all its own. That makes it a uniqu...
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"Welcome," Gold Nugget Model
Zus Korsten
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"Welcome," Gold Nugget Model
19th Century British Models and Miniatures
Plaster, Wood
This is rare. It’s the only thing left of the biggest gold nugget ever found. The Welcome Nugget, found in Victoria Australia in 1858. But of course it didn’t last long. Because of its ...
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Particular Scales for Hunter to Weigh Gunpowder, E...
19th Century Italian Curiosities
Scales for hunter to weigh gunpowder. Early 1800. Brass column with lever mechanism for the lifting of the yoke by an external lever. The column ends at the upper end with a winged drag...
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German Plaster Anatomical Torso Model, circa 1950
Jonny Williamson
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German Plaster Anatomical Torso Model, circa 1950
1950s German Decorative Objects
A medical anatomical torso table model, circa 1950, by Stopler of Germany. The painted plaster torso with a detachable front revealing a variety of colourful plastic human organs on st...
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Antique Natural Wunderkammer Aquarium Specimen
Artfour
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Antique Natural Wunderkammer Aquarium Specimen
Early 20th Century German Folk Art Decorative Objects
antique natural wunderkammer glass display with marine life in the depths of the sea. the specimen is set up like an aquarium with sea stars, sea urchin, fishes, prawn, crustaceans, pla...
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General Store Revolving Nut and Bolt Cabinet
Early 20th Century American Industrial Cabinets
This impressive example of early-century organization features some wonderful details: original porcelain knobs, ornate stenciled drawer labels, and unique red and natural wood finish. ...
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Brass "Drum Microscope," First Half of the 19th Ce...
J.H. Steward
19th Century British Scientific Instruments
Brass "drum microscope," first half of the 19th century, signed J.H. Steward London, with mahogany box and accessories. It is called "drum microscope" probably because of the piece whic...
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Drawings and Plans Display, circa 1850
Memento-Mori
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Drawings and Plans Display, circa 1850
19th Century French Napoleon III Industrial and Work Tables
Brass, Wood
Ebonized wood and brass base. Cardboard covered with coated canvas, leather hinges closures. Mounted on castors. Depth when opened 72 cm.
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End of 19th Century Botany Panel from Maison Deyro...
19th Century French Scientific Instruments
'Edite à Paris par Emile Deyrolle Naturaliste 23 rue de la Monnaie.' Drawing by Gaston Bonnier, Biologist (1853-1922). Emile Deyrolle opened his workshop in 1888 at 46 rue du Bac in Pa...
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Bear Skull of Substantial Size Encased in a Custom...
21st Century and Contemporary German Taxidermy
A substantial, boldly mounted bear skull encased in a custom glass box with a wooden frame. The aggressive nature of this deadly animal is visible in the lethal shape of its jawline. Na...
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Leather Cased Telescope, by E. Bryan
19th Century Scientific Instruments
A fantastic leather cased nickel plated telescope made by E. Bryan of Manchester with textured leather covering. Dimensions: 75 cm or 29½ inches x 4.5 cm or 1¾ inches. Member of LAPAD...
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c. 1880 English Apothecary Chest of drawers
The Antique and Artisan Center
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c. 1880 English Apothecary Chest of drawers
18th Century British Apothecary Cabinets
c. 1880 English Apothecary Chest of drawers
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African Colonial Folk Art Figures
19th Century Mozambican Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
This pair of seated male figures, carved of light-hued wood and treated with pokerwork details, depicts two colonial administrators. With the advent of colonization, African carvers b...
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Mounted Agate Slice
18th Century Brazilian Decorative Objects
A large polished agate slice. This Brazilian agate has two interesting dimensions to it: serene blue-grey bands and quartz crystal through the centre of the piece. Believed to be Hundr...
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19th Century French, Dore Bronze Rouge Marble Stan...
19th Century French Desk Accessories
Glass, Marble
19th century French finely chased dore bronze rouge marble stand with an opalescent glass orb. There are two pieces as the orb and the marble stand are not attached. The orb diameter me...
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Ancient Roman Bronze Mannheim Helmet with Siren De...
18th Century Unknown Antiquities
This exceptional Roman helmet dates from the mid to late 1st century BC. Adorned with rare cast decoration, it is the finest example of the ‘Mannheim’ type currently on the private mark...
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Yingqing Horse and Groom
18th Century Chinese Sculptures and Carvings
Figure of a groom and horse.
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19th Century Prestige Tribal Knife with Shell-Cove...
19th Century Ivorian Tribal Arms, Armor and Weapons
Leather, Wood
A stunning 19th century knife with choral-colored shells on the scabbard. Among the many remarkable art traditions for which the Baule people of Cote D'ivoire are known is their manufa...
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17th Century glass "Apothecary" containers
18th Century German Glass
Paint
This pair of unusual glass probable "Apothecary" containers were passed down from generation to generation, losing most of their hand painted decoration over time. These unique hand blo...
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A parrot and a tyrant flycatcher on branch by Abr...
Abraham Meertens
18th Century Drawings
Abraham Meertens was born in 1757 in Middlebourg. He was an important representative of the revival of the Flemish tradition in the late 18th century. Meertens entered the Guild in 1770...
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Still Life with Butterflies and Insects
18th Century Paintings
This sheet is probably by the same hand as the unpublished drawing, “Two butterflies and another insect,” on paper in the Rijksprentenkabinet, Rijkmuseum, Amsterdam (inv. no. 1921:180),...
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Armillary Sphere by Ernst Schotte & Co. Berlin
Antik Arte & Scienza sas di Daniela Giorgi
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Armillary Sphere by Ernst Schotte & Co. Berlin
19th Century German Globes
Very rare astronomical instrument, iron and paper, for didactic use: it’s an armillary sphere and sundial together, signed “Verlag von Ernst Schotte & Co. Berlin W.” (edited by Ernst Sc...
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Telescope signed E. Vion Paris, mid-nineteenth cen...
E. Vion Paris
19th Century French Nautical Objects
Very large brass telescope with handle covered with leather slightly splayed signed E. Vion Paris, mid-nineteenth century. Focusing with one extension with dust tab and sun visor extens...
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Didactic Model of the Heart by Somso, 1960s
Somso
1960s German Scientific Instruments
Didactic model of the heart, plastic material with a wooden base gray painted, made by Somso in 1960s. It is a model enlarged approximately three times, separable into various numbered ...
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Zulu Ear Plugs, Johannesburg, South Africa
1950s South African Curiosities
PVC, Wood
A colorful and beautifully designed pair of ear plugs. At an early age, a Zulu child's earlobes were pierced and gradually stretched to allow for larger and larger ear plugs to be worn....
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End of the 19th Century Botany Panel from Maison D...
19th Century French Curiosities
Edité à Paris par Emile Deyrolle Naturaliste 23 rue de la monnaie'. Drawing by Gaston Bonnier, Biologist (1853-1922). Emile Deyrolle opened his workshop in 1888 at 46 rue du Bac in Par...
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19th Century Anatomical Human Skeleton for Medical Study
Memento-Mori
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19th Century Anatomical Human Skeleton for Medical...
19th Century French Scientific Instruments
Articulated, with suspension loop from the skull and ebonised metal and wooden stand. Skeleton height : 155 cm Teeth missing.
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End of the 19th Century Botany Panel from Maison D...
19th Century French Scientific Instruments
'Edité à Paris par Emile Deyrolle Naturaliste 23 rue de la monnaie.' Drawing by Gaston Bonnier, Biologist (1853-1922). Emile Deyrolle opened his workshop in 1888 at 46 rue du Bac in Pa...
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Jade Lidded Urn
Panache Antiques & Objets D'Art Inc.
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Jade Lidded Urn
19th Century Chinese Antiquities
Qing Dynasty Xin Jiang He Tian Jade Urn (Large Jade Lidded Urn)
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Contemporary Folk Art Bones Chair
The Window
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Contemporary Folk Art Bones Chair
21st Century and Contemporary American Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings
An unusual and exceptional piece of contemporary folk art by an anonymous East Coast artist who produces very little work. Bones are harvested from a local slaughterhouse and are then c...
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A pair of tempera paintings on parchment
Teresa Berenice Vitelli
18th Century Italian Paintings
Jaybird, cherry, peach, flies and bee; another with a songbird, a basket with hazel nuts, cherries and strawberries, a peach, flies and bees. Teresa Berenice Vitelli was a nun with th...
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Magnetic Surveying Compass by E. Vion Paris
E. Vion Paris
Early 20th Century French Scientific Instruments
Antique and rare magnetic surveying compass, brass with original wooden box, signed E. Vion Paris, early 1900. Very good condition. Height of box cm 32 – inches 12.61.
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Italian Renaissance 16th C. Helmet
18th Century Italian Renaissance Arms, Armor and Weapons
A Pear - Stalk Cabasset (also called Spanish morion; Italian: Zuccotto) The almond shaped skull is forged in one piece and tapers to a stalk, typical for this type of helmet. On the l...
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Rare White Acropora Cytherea 'Table Coral' Specime...
19th Century Center Tables
Coral, Gesso, Wood
Of white coral and gesso. The case of ebonized wood. The rectangular upper section is fully glazed with original mirror to the plateau. The detachable base with plain frieze and set to ...
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A Large Dutch Collectors Cabinet for Prints
18th Century Dutch Neoclassical Cabinets
Because of the pediment and pilasters this cabinet looks like the facade of a classical building. The two doors are divided into four planes separated by 5 pilasters. The middle pilaste...
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A nespolo, pink carnations and bee; in a carved an...
18th Century Italian Drawings
Italian school, seventeenth century
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Pair Natural History Studies of Shells
19th Century French Paintings
Pair watercolor studies of different seashells. The taxonomic names of the shells are handwritten underneath them, and each watercolor is signed. The signature appears to be "L.R. Laffi...
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Marble relief, “Hypnos, Hera and Pasithea”, Fontai...
18th Century French Renaissance Sculptures
Marble
During the Trojan War, Hera wanted to distract Zeus from the battle. He agreed to help her deceive Zeus for the hand of one of the Graces, Pasithea. He turned himself into a bird and, ...
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Papua New Guinea MEI Mask from Tambanum Village
Papua New Guinean Tribal Art
Shell, Wood
A impressive mask, it was mine for the last twenty five years, It look scary, but actually it is to protect you again evil spirit, it is from the middle sepik river, from the Tambanum...
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Extremely Rare South-German Baroque Ebony and Ebon...
18th Century German Baroque Clocks
Brass, Glass, Ebony
From the estate of Franz Liszt. The sand clock contains four glass tubes of which the openings vary so that the first tube runs in a quarter, the second in half an hour, the third in t...
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Natural Wunderkammer Specimen of a Nautilus Pompil...
19th Century Italian Decorative Objects
Brass
A natural Wunderkammer specimen: a Nautilus Pompilius. The Specimen shows a refined engraving that depicts a helmet with armor and it’s mounted over a brass base.
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Marble Anatomical Sculpture by HD
American Primitive Gallery
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Marble Anatomical Sculpture by HD
1930s American Other Sculptures
Remarkable relief carving in marble of a full figure with the internal organs revealed. The sculpture is signed HD near the bottom with a date of 1935. This is one of a group of marble ...
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Fantastic Early 18thc Indian Burl Bowl
18th Century American Native American Objects
This wonderful early American Indian hand carved burl bowl was found in a collection in California.She purchased it over thirty years ago.It has such fantastic untouched form and patina...
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Rare Collection of Six Early 19th Century Caricatu...
19th Century Spanish Regency Political and Patriotic Memorabilia
Rare Set of Six Oil on Canvas Caricatures of Known Spanish Actors, Actresses and Notables from the Early Nineteenth Century --all identified on reverse --original condition --remained ...
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An exceptionally rare Italian late XV cent. strong...
18th Century Italian Boxes
Iron
Highly unusual Italian strongbox, made out of iron, cylinder shaped, emulating a barrel. The structure is made by intersecting vertical and horizontal iron strips secured by rivets. One...
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Brass And Shagreen Telescope
Lorenzo Castillo
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Brass And Shagreen Telescope
18th Century English Scientific Instruments
A gilt brass and green shagreen skin telescope on stand, from the collection of the Marques de Salamanca.
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A Rare French Herbalist. Louis XIV, France, 1650 c...
18th Century French Scientific Instruments
Lead, Marble
An extremely rare and complete French marble and lead herbalist. Double reservoir, outside moved profile with architectural baroque handles, sun and moon on low relief in the front, on ...
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Indonesian Indigo Jacket
Sarajo
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Indonesian Indigo Jacket
19th Century Indonesian Textiles and Quilts
Coat of extraordinary craftsmanship; woven in stripes of indigo and maroon; supplemented by weft stripe of colorful silk in the back and by warp white design on top of the maroon stripe...
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A Rare And Large Pair Of Pewter Candlesticks In Th...
19th Century Chinese Metalwork
Set with mirrors. Each formed as a six-sided pagoda surmounted by a stylized lotus candleholder. Retaining their original wooden carrying cases. Detailed research report available on re...
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Nicely Mounted African Cape Buffalo Skull / Head
1950s Unknown Taxidermy
Wood
Sculpturally and architecturally striking, this large mounted Cape Buffalo skull is very well preserved, and fully intact. Note the detail of the horns, set of upper teeth and the color...
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An Antique skeleton Tibetan Rug
Doris Leslie Blau LLC
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An Antique skeleton Tibetan Rug
Early 20th Century Nepalese Central Asian Rugs
Wool
An Antique Tibetan Rug with a shadowy skeleton and sad faces. This is a whimsical rug that could serve as a deterent to unwanted visitors or as a slice of humor.
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A Specimen Marble Turned Vase. circa 1830
19th Century Urns
A Specimen Marble Turned Vase. ca 1830
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Papier-Mâché and Mother-of-Pearl Table Cabinet, ci...
19th Century English Decorative Boxes
Mother-of-Pearl
This large table cabinet is of exceptional quality and may have been made as an exhibition piece. The moulded lid of serpentine form incorporates a landscape scene inlaid with pieces of...
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Rare Large Scale Wall Map of the Americas
Nicolas Joannes Piscator
18th Century Dutch Prints
Nicholas Visscher Nova totius Americae tabula. Wall map on 2 engraved sheets with additional banner title across the top and five engraved views across the bottom. Published: Amster...
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Tortoised Curio Cabinet with Glass
Dearing Antiques
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Tortoised Curio Cabinet with Glass
Late 19th Century English Victorian Cabinets
Glass, Wood
Tortoised Curio Cabinet with glass A Louis XIV revival Vitrine cabinet with dome crest and applied bronze cherubim, tortoise shell veneered case with glass door and sides. Gold painte...
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Fossilised Palm Frond Wall Plaque
Dale Rogers Ammonite
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Fossilised Palm Frond Wall Plaque
18th Century American Decorative Objects
Beautiful complete palm frond from Wyoming, U.S.A. Thin and comparatively light making it the perfect statement piece for any wall. Arguably the most aesthetically appealing finds from...
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Tibetan Temple Entrance
Treasure Keepers
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Tibetan Temple Entrance
18th Century Tibetan Religious Items
Deeply sacred carved temple entrance with gargoyles, doves, mandalas, and fetishes of the natural and spirit worlds, all representing peace. During some time period it was fashioned int...
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Regiment des Dromedaires Camel Saddle
18th Century European Sculptures
Brass, Iron
This fascinating piece of military history is a camel saddle created for and used by the Dromedary Regiment (Regiment des Dromedaires) during Napoleon’s Egyptian campaigns between 1798 ...
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A magnificent pair of XVII cent. Italian gaunlet. ...
18th Century More Antique and Vintage Finds
Leather, Iron
This superb and rare pair of XVII cent. Gauntlet are made in Brescia, Lombardy, Italy, the most important and worldwide famous area of production of the best arms and armors at the time...
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A Chinese Dream Stone Plate
18th Century Chinese Antiquities
Dream stones have been cut out of rocks by monks in ancient China.
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Ancient Apulian Redfigured Hydria, BC
15th Century and Earlier Italian Greco Roman Pottery
Small Apulian redfigured hydria, South Italy. Hydria decorated in black glaze and white colour with female head in profile. Provenance: From an old Danish collection. A hydria was us...
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A 17th Century Carved Relief "Male Profile"
18th Century French Baroque Wall-mounted Sculptures
Wood
A 17th c. carved and lacquered relief , depicting a male profile with a collar showing a shell, probably to symbolize the membership of an equestrian order. The frame and the relief ar...
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Campo del Cielo Meteorite Scholar's Stone
Honeychurch Antiques
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Campo del Cielo Meteorite Scholar's Stone
18th Century Argentine Curiosities
Campo del Cielo meteorite (Iron, coarse octahedrite). Discovered in Gran Chaco Argentina, the meteor was first reported in 1576 by a Spanish governor who learned of the iron from Indian...
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Rare Historic Canon, circa 1700
EHRL Fine Art and Antiques
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Rare Historic Canon, circa 1700
18th Century German Arms, Armor and Weapons
Pine
Very rare large canon from Germany, circa 1700. Provenance: Collection Burg Kipfenberg /Bavaria, Germany
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South Indian Brass & Copper Guidon (Military Stand...
19th Century Indian Sculptures
Copper
South Indian brass and copper guidon or military standard. The guidon on a formed shank the center with riveted copper plates surrounding a central medallion of brass with Arabic scrip...
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Collection of Prehistoric Celts and Axe Heads
18th Century American Tribal Art
Extraordinary collection of six axe heads and celts from the Woodland (1000 B.C. - 1000 A.D.) and Mississippian (1000 A.D. - 1600 A.D.) Periods. The collection consists of three axe hea...
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An Early 17th Century Flemish Ebony Veneered Table...
18th Century Belgian Renaissance Cabinets
on associated 18th/19thC stand. Exhibited: The Scottish Exhibition of National History, Art and Ind. Glasgow 1911 in The Palace of History, bears paper label inside the top lid - Former...
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Rare Flemish Ebonised Cabinet
18th Century Belgian Cabinets
A rare example of a 17th century Flemish cabinet with leather covered drawer fronts, which have gilt tooling.
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18th c., Italian Marble Carving
Antonio's Bella Casa
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18th c., Italian Marble Carving
Unknown
18th Century Italian Sculptures
Carrara Marble
Hand-carved, Cararra marble relief of the lamb of God above the 7 seals of the Apocalypse mounted on a custom, Lucite base.
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Allegory Of Arithmetic
Carlton Hobbs LLC
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Allegory Of Arithmetic
Jonas Arnold
18th Century German Paintings
Signed "J.A. 1651." Depicting a woman seated at a table and writing the calculation of a sum, representing Arithmetic, one of the seven Liberal Arts. Detailed research report available ...
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A Circa 1700 Nuremberg Flatiron
Raphael Bedos
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A Circa 1700 Nuremberg Flatiron
18th Century German Baroque More Folk Art
Brass, Wrought Iron, Wood
Flatiron in which where placed a bar of heated metal. The body of iron is decorated with an openwork and engraved brass plate (crest, volutes, pots of fire). the turned wood handle is m...
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An Early Continental Polychromed Dome Trunk on Sta...
18th Century Unknown Blanket Chests
An Early Continental Polychromed Dome Trunk on Stand 18th Century The trunk is covered and decorated throughout in polychrome tooled leather. Height 34 in. Width 50 in. Depth 18 in...
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A collection of Dagari Spirit Figures From Burkin...
1930s Burkinabe Tribal Tribal Art
Wood
This impressive collection of four carved wood figures are from the land locked African country of Burkina Faso. This nation bordered by 6 other countries including Mali is home to sev...
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Rare Herbalist's Shop Paneled Room From Colmar, Ci...
19th Century French Empire Panelling
Wood
This exceptional and rare paneled room comes from an herbalist's shop in Colmar, North-East of France. It was realized circa 1825. The structure is made of oak with Brazilian rosewood v...
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Madonna with Child Enthroned by Giovanni dal Ponte...
Giovanni Dal Ponte
18th Century Italian Paintings
Giovanni dal Ponte (Giovanni di Marco) 1385-1437 • Florentine Madonna and Child Enthroned, Crowned by Two Angels with Saints Anthony Abbot and James Major Tempera on gold ground pane...
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St. Sebastian, ca. 1525 Attributed to Bartolomeo B...
Bartolomeo Di Francesco Bergamasco
18th Century Italian Renaissance Sculptures
Marble
The work of Bartolomeo di Francesco Bergamasco has historically been confused with that of his better-known contemporaries Bartolomeo Bon Bergamasco and Giammaria Mosca (called Padovano...
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Rare18th Century Italian Neoclassical Guitar Case
18th Century Italian Neoclassical Decorative Objects
A fine and unusual laca povera Northern Italian neoclassic guitar case late 18th century. The decoupage applied to a wood case. Provenance Dorothy Chandler Estate, circa 1770.
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Coco de Mer Box with Silver Mounts and Feet
19th Century Indian Boxes
Silver
A very rare and special coco de mer box with solid silver details and feet. The coco de mer has been prized for its representation of the female form and was considered an aphrodisiac a...
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Australian Aboriginal Yawkyawk Fiber Sculpture
Tishu Gallery
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Australian Aboriginal Yawkyawk Fiber Sculpture
Allison Guwanjguwanj
21st Century and Contemporary Australian Tribal Tribal Art
Fiber art by contemporary aboriginal artist Allison Guwanjguwanj. It depicts a dreamtime creature called "Yawkyawk" which is the ancestor of the clan. It is a mermaid-like creature livi...
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A Rare and Complete Traveling Microscope
19th Century English Scientific Instruments
Metal, Glass, Wood
Mahogany case, which opens and reveals inside all the pieces to mount the microscope, in traveling size. England.
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A Monumental Alabaster Vase With Fine Etruscan Red...
19th Century Italian Vases
Probably Rome. The volute krater form with extensive red and black Etruscan painted decoration including classically robed figures within a temple, gorgon masks, Greek key and anthemion...
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Pre-Columbian Gold Avian Pendant
Peyton Wright Gallery
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Pre-Columbian Gold Avian Pendant
Unknown
18th Century Colombian Pre-Columbian More Folk Art
This gorgeously detailed pendant comes from the pre-Columbian Tairona culture. The pendant probably represents a Harpy Eagle (the largest on the American continent), and the triple head...
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Important Chinese 12-Panel Coromandel Screen, 18th...
18th Century Chinese Screens
Magnificent Chinese Coromandel 12 panel screen. The exceptional quality of the incised lacquer decoration and the well preserved colors distinguish this fine example. The elaborate pala...
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17th Century Polychromatic Horn Lice Comb
Raphael Bedos
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17th Century Polychromatic Horn Lice Comb
18th Century Swiss Baroque Curiosities
Triangular Polychromatic Lice Comb. Hand Carved Horn with Baroque Decoration. In the Center, Two Angels Hanging a Laurel Leaf Crown Surrounding Christ's Monogram ( IHS ). Below, a Hunti...
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Ancient Tibetan Windows
Treasure Keepers
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Ancient Tibetan Windows
18th Century Tibetan Windows
Ancient Tibetan Temple Windows each of their own unique design coming from the same dissassembled Temple in Tibet.
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Unusual Spanish Colonial Revival Nicho (niche)/Vitrine
Holler and Saunders Ltd
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Unusual Spanish Colonial Revival Nicho (niche)/Vit...
1950s Peruvian Vitrines
Gesso, Iron, Wood, Paint
Unusual Spanish colonial revival wooden gilt niche on newer iron stand. Can hang on wall to display treasured artifacts. Without stand it measures: 45.5" H, 24.5" W, 8" D, and 5.5" D...
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Monumental 5th c. Burmese Temple Colossus of Buddh...
18th Century Burmese Antiquities
A Rare and Monumental 5th c. Burmese Temple Colossus Head of Siddhartha Guatama Buddha, executed in variegated marble and presented on a bronze and mahogany pedestal
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A Set of Ordos Culture Gold Plaques
Lotus Gallery
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A Set of Ordos Culture Gold Plaques
18th Century Chinese Antiquities
A group of thirteen Ordos Culture gold repousse plaques. Originally intended as clothing ornaments, these highly detailed plaques feature various motifs, such as ibexes, dragons, bulls,...
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A Late 18th Century Italian Pietra Dure and Giltwo...
18th Century Italian Rococo Center Tables
Giltwood
with radiating hard stone inlaid top in a siena marble ground raised on an exceptional pedestal carved with alto relievo putti and raised on a tripartite base
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