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Mica Mineral Specimen
Mica Mineral Specimen
20th Century Mid-Century Modern Natural Specimens
A large vintage mica specimen featuring mica blades clustered together in various positions and angles. Considering the general flakiness of mica, this piece is in great condition.
Grand Tour Inlaid Marble Specimen Paperweight, Early 20th Century
Grand Tour Inlaid Marble Specimen Paperweight, ...
Early 20th Century Italian Grand Tour Paperweights
Marble
The center made up of blue marble veneers, yellow marble and green marble with each section banded by Carrara marble.
Murano Opalescent Blue Green Italian Art Glass Horse Pony Paperweight Sculpture
Murano Opalescent Blue Green Italian Art Glass ...
Vetreria Fratelli Toso
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures
Glass, Art Glass, Blown Glass, Murano Glass, Opaline Glass
Cute Murano handblown opalescent green and blue with controlled bubbles art glass horse head paperweight sculpture. Documented to the Fratelli Toso company, and still retains a parti...
Lapis Lazuli Cube from Afghanistan
Lapis Lazuli Cube from Afghanistan
21st Century and Contemporary Afghan Grand Tour Natural Specimens
Lapis Lazuli
Beautiful Lapis lazuli cube is ideal as a paperweight or decorative piece. Lapis lazuli comes from the Sari Sang mountains in Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan. It contains pyrite, wh...
Mail Trays 1970 Folded and Lacquered Aluminium Sheet by Etienne Fermigier, 1970
Mail Trays 1970 Folded and Lacquered Aluminium ...
Etienne Fermigier
20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Aluminum
Etienne Fermigier (1932-1973) mail trays, 1970. Folded and lacquered aluminium sheet MF Edition Measures: H 6 cm, L 25.5 cm, P 37 cm. A brilliant designer, he held an importan...
Large Murano Glass Paperweight Internal Decorations of Dolphins and Sea Life
Large Murano Glass Paperweight Internal Decorat...
Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Glass
Large vintage colorful Italian glass paperweight. Measures: 6" x 6".
Large Murano Glass Paperweight with Internal Bubbles and Swirls
Large Murano Glass Paperweight with Internal Bu...
Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Glass
Vintage colorful Italian glass paperweight.
"Shan Shui" Blue and White Cola Bottle by Taikkun Li
"Shan Shui" Blue and White Cola Bottle by Taikk...
Taikkun Yang Li
21st Century and Contemporary Chinese Figurative Sculptures
Porcelain
Created by artist Taikkun Li exclusively for Pagoda red, this limited edition hand-painted cola bottle is one of a series drawing on the rich tradition of Chinese blue-and-white cera...
Signed Vasa Mihich Op Art Acrylic Cube
Signed Vasa Mihich Op Art Acrylic Cube
Vasa Velizar Mihich
Early 2000s Post-Modern Figurative Sculptures
Acrylic, Lucite
Op Art acrylic cube designed by Yugoslavian artist, Vasa Mihich. Signed and dated, Vasa 2000. Change the viewing angle, change the optical experience. The colors range from black, re...
Rene Lalique Art Deco Belacourt- Bird Paperweight
René Lalique
Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Glass
Art Glass
Cute Rene Lalique Art Deco Belacourt paperweight -this very rare bird was originally made by Rene Lalique to go on a vase, but it is recorded that he made some as stand alone pieces ...
Midcentury Verdigris Bronze Apple Sculpture
Late 20th Century European Mid-Century Modern Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
Midcentury Verdigris bronze apple sculpture, unsigned.
Ghiro Handcrafted and Signed Faceted Crystal Gl...
Ghirò Studio
2010s Italian Abstract Sculptures
Crystal
Ghiro Studio designs, develops and produces works and creations in glass, creations that do not mark the time in which they are produced. Each piece is painstakingly hand-cut and for...
Cire Perdue Bronze Sculpture of a Female Harves...
Susse Frères, Aimé-Jules Dalou
Antique Late 19th Century French Beaux Arts Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
A very Fine small-scale sculpture of a woman harvesting wheat by Aime Jules Dalou (1838-1902). A cire perdue model cast by Susse Freres in Paris. Signed in the base: DALOU / Su...
Antique French Egyptian Revival Frosted Glass S...
Cristalleries de Saint Louis
Antique Late 19th Century French Egyptian Revival Figurative Sculptures
Glass
A rare antique pressed glass model of a sphinx by Saint Louis - the premiere French 19th and 20th century glass house. Purportedly, Saint Louis exhibited a similar sphinx model th...
Vintage Meissen Porcelain Blue Onion Pattern Sh...
Meissen Porcelain
Early 20th Century German Paperweights
Porcelain
A good, vintage Meissen Blue Onion (or Zwiebelmuster) pattern figural paperweight. The paperweight is an iconic Meissen form in the shape of a traditional slipper (Pantoffel) or s...
Paperweight by Piero Fornasetti, Italy, 1960's
Fornasetti
Vintage 1960s Italian Paperweights
Porcelain
Porcelain paperweight printed with two figures in a chariot pulled by six horses. Marked Fornasetti Milano Made in Italy on the underside. OUR REFERENCE NN8871j  
20th Century Pair of Brass Swordfish Bookends
20th Century American Bookends
Brass
These two swordfish bookends are comprised of brass. They will add a touch of the nautical to any bookcase, desk, and interior. What's noteworthy in the design are the fish's dynamic...
Scarlet Colored Jellyfish Glass Sculpture
2010s American Other Animal Sculptures
Blown Glass
Handblown glass sculpture of a jellyfish, scarlet and gold in color, made in the USA. Other color variations available.
Handcrafted Brass Leaf Paperweight with Bronze ...
The Design Foundry
2010s Indian Organic Modern Paperweights
Brass
Handmade cast brass leaf with stunning details, a beautiful bronze patina finish and polished highlights. Ideal as an elegant paperweight or just a charming decorative object. Eac...
Atomium 1958 Worlds Fair Brussels Belgium Atomi...
Mid-20th Century Belgian Architectural Models
Chrome, Belgian Black Marble
Atomium 1958 Worlds Fair Brussels Belgium atomic paper weight. Created to commemorate The Atomium, a landmark building in Brussels, originally constructed for the 1958 for the Brusse...
Rare Rene Lalique Yellow Chardonneret Moqueur
René Lalique
Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Glass
Art Glass
An amazing Yellow clear and frosted, signed, Rene Lalique Chardonneret Moqueur (Ref: Marcilhac 1211 -where they note that it was only made in clear/colorless and yellow) Designed to ...
Almeric Walter Henri Berge Pate De Verre Blue B...
Amalric Walter and Henri Bergé
Vintage 1920s French Art Nouveau Paperweights
Art Glass
Almeric Walter Henri Berge Pâte de Verre paperweight depicting a young blue bird. Art Nouveau Art Deco, circa 1920 Inscribed: “A. Walter Nancy” and “B” for Henri Berge Measure: Hei...
Fratelli Toso Murano Blue Millefiori Satin Glas...
Vetreria Fratelli Toso
Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Glass, Art Glass, Blown Glass, Murano Glass, Murrine
Elegant Murano handblown dark brown mini spots and blue millefiori flower murrines Italian art glass pedestal paperweight. Documented to the Fratelli Toso company. Made with a satin ...
'Joined Hands' Bronze Sculpture by Victor Salmones
Victor Salmones
Vintage 1960s Mexican Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
'Joined Hands' By: Victor Salmones (Mexican, b. 1937-1989) Bronze on granite square base. Signed and inscribed 'V. Salmones' E - 45 Size: 10" high x 4" square base.
Lapis Lazuli Specimen
Early 2000s Afghan Grand Tour Natural Specimens
Lapis Lazuli
Beautifully polished lapis lazuli mineral specimen from Afghanistan. This semi-precious stone has been prized since antiquity due to its intense, beautiful blue coloring and golden s...
Pyrite Skull from Peru
21st Century and Contemporary Peruvian Organic Modern Busts
Pyrite
Peruvian pyrite bust of a human skull. Pyrite was given the name "Fool's Gold" by prospectors having mistaken it for gold in the 19th century. Its current namesake is derived from t...
Contemporary Italian Fun Blown Murano Glass Red...
Alberto Donà
21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Figurative Sculptures
Art Glass, Blown Glass, Murano Glass
Pop art sculpture, exclusive for Cosulich Interiors, in blown Murano glass by Alberto Donà Studio, handcrafted in vibrant red, in the shape of realistic lips. A very interesting fun...
Set of Two Gold Bar Style Brass Paperweights
Early 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Brass
Two brused brass bar with ingravings imitating South African mint gold bars.
Pair of Gilt Sculptural Male Muscular Bookends
20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookends
Brass, Belgian Black Marble
Who can't use two more muscle men around?? The pair are exceptional and will hold your finest periodicals! Stunning gilt figures, gracefully paired on marble stands. The marble do...
Carl Auböck Brass and Cane Pipe Rest
Carl Auböck, Werkstätte Carl Auböck
Vintage 1950s Austrian Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Brass
Cane wrapped brass pipe rest by Austrian master object designer Carl Auböck. This example with excellent original age and patina. Designed as a pipe rest but perfect for the artful ...
Carl Auböck Brass Dinner Bell
Carl Auböck
Mid-20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern More Desk Accessories
Brass
Large, solid brass dinner bell or paperweight by Viennese master designer Carl Auböck, made in Austria in 1944.
Relic Octahedron, Geometric White Porcelain Cer...
John Sheppard
21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Abstract Sculptures
Porcelain
This sculptural geometric octahedron is handcrafted from slabs of unglazed white porcelain with highly individual black oxide burnout detailing, giving each of its eight sides a uniq...
Relic Dodecahedron, Geometric White Porcelain C...
John Sheppard
21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Abstract Sculptures
Porcelain
This sculptural geometric dodecahedron is handcrafted from slabs of unglazed white porcelain with highly individual black oxide burnout detailing, giving each of its 12 sides a uniqu...
Relic Icosahedron, Geometric White Porcelain Ce...
John Sheppard
21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Abstract Sculptures
Porcelain
This sculptural geometric icosahedron is handcrafted from slabs of unglazed white porcelain with highly individual black oxide burnout detailing, giving each of its 20 sides a unique...
Bitossi Raymor Catch-All and Box
Bitossi, Raymor
Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Ceramic
Italian pottery catch-all and covered box by Bitossi for Raymor. Subtle colorful glazing on top surfaces with chrome mirror and white glazes on the sides and interior. Signed with pa...
Glass Fish Sculpture by Riccardo Licata, Canede...
Riccardo Licata, Canedese
Mid-20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Glass
Glass fish sculpture, designed Riccardo Licata, Gino Canedese, Murano 1950, Italy.
Brass Candelabra by Hayno Focken
Hayno Focken
Vintage 1960s German Mid-Century Modern Candlesticks
Brass
Modernist brass candelabra designed by noted German designer Hayno Focken. This design will accommodate four larger candles. Signed with Focken's conjoined HF mark.
Mid-20th Pair of Brass Herons Sculpture in a Pe...
Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures
Brass
Mid-20th pair of brass Herons sculpture You can turn the herons as you want.

Brass Letter Opener and Paperweight

By Virginia Metalcrafters
Brass Letter Opener and Paperweight
Virginia Metalcrafters
20th Century American Letter Openers
Brass
Offered is a stunning, set of two, heavy Virginia Metalcrafters (1936-2012) solid brass desk objects. Williamsburg crest letter opener, measures: 8.5" L x 2.75" W x .50" H; key paper...
Paperweight in Murano Glass with Inner Bubbles ...
Alfredo Barbini
Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Glass, Art Glass, Murano Glass
Beautiful sphere in Murano glass. Game of air rising from a golden dust.

Carl Auböck Leaf Tray

By Carl Auböck
Carl Auböck Leaf Tray
Carl Auböck, Werkstätte Carl Auböck
Vintage 1950s Austrian Mid-Century Modern Decorative Bowls
Brass
Carl Auböck patinated brass leaf shaped tray. This is model 3178. Signed with Auböck Austria impressed mark to the underside.
Kyuzo Paperweight in Blackened Cast Iron by Vis...
Visibility Studio
21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Paperweights
Iron
Named after a character from Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 epic “Seven Samurai,” the Kyuzo collection is comprised of four desk and home accessories. Driven by material-ity, these objects pr...
Italian 1950s Vintage Large Red Yellow Aqua Dia...
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Decorative Dishes and Vide-Poche
Art Glass, Cut Glass, Murano Glass
1950s Italian diamond faceted Art Glass catchall or paperweight in hand-cut Murano Glass, a very decorative bowl or ashtray with a diamond multifaceted exterior which catches the lig...
Contemporary Recycled Blue Green Yellow Murano ...
2010s Italian Organic Modern Figurative Sculptures
Murano Glass
A fun and charming decorative object of organic design, a creative contemporary work made of reclaimed Murano glass leftovers after the production. Colorful pieces of glass are amalg...
Pen Brick from Souda, Brass, in Stock, Paperwei...
Souda, DDQ
2010s Chinese Modern Paperweights
Metal
This listing includes our pen brick in the brass finish. A scaled down version of one of the most ubiquitous construction materials, the pen brick makes a perfect pen Holder or pa...
Wave Business Card Holder from Souda, Brass
Souda, Nina Cho
2010s Chinese Modern Paperweights
Metal
This listing includes our wave business card holder in a brass finish. Add some polish to your desktop with the wave business card holder. Geometric, minimal, and poetic, this des...
Italian Pietre Dure Panel of Parrot on Branch, ...
Antique Late 17th Century Italian Baroque Decorative Art
Marble
The Pietre Dure panel inset with lapis lazuli, marmo giallo, in a rectangular shape, probably a panel from a cabinet.
Steel I-Beam or Railroad Tie Bookends, circa 1970
Curtis Jere, Ben Seibel, Bill Curry
Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Steel
Handsome steel i-beam or railroad tie bookends, circa 1970s. Very heavy, substantial and functional. Excellent condition with very minor wear they show beautifully. These are ava...
Decorative Vintage Brass and Metal Cubes
Unknown
Mid-20th Century Belgian Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Metal
This pair of vintage cubes were originally used by a jewelry maker. The big one is made of brass, the other is made of metal. They are decorative objects that can be used as paperwe...
Continental Art Deco Crystal and Sterling Silve...
Unknown
Early 20th Century European Art Deco Inkwells
Sterling Silver, Crystal
Cubic crystal inkwell/paperweight with base of 16 beveled squares. Monogrammed TEP on top. Hallmarked STERLING/1928.
Venini Glass Paperweight
Venini
Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Paperweights
Glass
This egg-shaped Venini glass paperweight has a purple spiral encased in an orange spiral. It still bears the original Venini label with the Veronese vase printed in silver on a yell...
French Art Deco Elephant Paperweight Sculpture,...
Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Animal Sculptures
Metal
French Art Deco elephant paperweight sculpture, France, circa 1930. A circus elephant sat on a drum. Spelter, alabaster and silver plated metal.
English 19th Century W. Leuchars Silver Gilt Tw...
William Leuchars
Antique Mid-19th Century English Paperweights
Vermeil, Cut Glass
Rare and fine antique English W. Leuchars silver gilt (vermeil) and cut-glass scent bottle Maker: W. Leuchars 38 Piccadilly London The double sided scent bottle one side is for ...
Natural Purple Amethyst Decorative Object Sculp...
20th Century Natural Specimens
Amethyst
A beautiful natural purple amethyst sculpture piece that can work well as a stand-alone decorative object, paperweight, or luxury display piece. Piece measures approximately: 3.25 ...
Kyuzo Paperweight in Blue Cast Iron by Visibility
Visibility Studio
21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Paperweights
Iron
Named after a character from Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 epic “Seven Samurai,” the Kyuzo collection is comprised of four desk and home accessories. Driven by materiality, these objects pro...
Black Marble Paperweight with Mouse Shape
Fiammetta V.
2010s Italian More Desk Accessories
Marble
Black marble paperweight with mouse shape. Each piece is in a way unique (since each marble block is different in veins and shades) and handcrafted in Italy. Slight variations in sha...
Small White Marble Paperweight with Pineapple S...
Fiammetta V.
2010s Italian More Desk Accessories
Marble
Small white Carrara marble paperweight with pineapple shape. Each piece is in a way unique (since each marble block is different in veins and shades) and handcrafted in Italy. Slight...
Paonazzo Marble Paperweight with Mouse Shape
Fiammetta V.
2010s Italian More Desk Accessories
Marble
Paonazzo marble paperweight with mouse shape. Each piece is in a way unique (since each marble block is different in veins and shades) and handcrafted in Italy. Slight variations in ...
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