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Small Vietnamese Blue and White Porcelain Kendi, 15th-16th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A charming small Vietnamese shipwreck porcelain kendi, or pouring vessel, with blue and white decoration, late 15th or early 16th century, Vietnam. The small kendi is heavily pot...
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Vietnamese Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Porcelain

Venice Winged Goblet
Located in Firenze, IT
A Venice winged goblet Second half of the 16th, first half of the 17th century (Vetro a Serpenti) the narrow trumpet bowl above a spirally ribbed balustroid section with three knop...
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Italian Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Glass

Ming Dynasty Bronze Figure of the Infant Buddha
Located in Austin, TX
A rare and unusual Chinese Ming Dynasty bronze figure of the Buddha as an infant. The young Prince Siddhartha, who would grow up to become the Buddha, is portrayed standing, one hand...
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Chinese Ming Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Large Khmer Pottery Vessel with Elephant Head and Tail, 16th Century, Cambodia
Located in Austin, TX
A large and fanciful Khmer buff pottery jar with applied elephant head and tail, 16th century, Cambodia. The tall and heavy vase, jar, or vessel of ovoid shape, set on a tall, nar...
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Cambodian Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Pottery

Madonna del Cardellino
Located in Milano, IT
Oak wood sculpture portraying the Virgin standing, her weight on her left leg, to create a spiral movement with her body. She is wearing a vest closed on the front by a tight line of...
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French Other Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Oak

Northern Thai Lan Na Bronze Buddha Seated in Meditation, 15th-16th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A lovely northern Thai cast bronze seated meditating Buddha statue with shell inlaid eyes, style of Wat Chedi Luang, Lan Na Kingdom, region of Chiang Mai, 15th-16th century.  The ...
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Thai Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Shipwrecked Vase, Thailand, 16th Century
Located in New York, NY
16th century Thailand Sawankhalok ship wreck vase. Beautiful and abundant fossil growth from being submerged under water. Distinct natural patina.  
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Asian Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

Inca Woven Hat with Feather Plume
Located in Chicago, IL
A beautiful contrast of colors and textures, this fantastic feather headdress is a woven hat of the Inca period, (circa 1460-1532). The style of the fez-shaped hat originated in the ...
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Chilean Pre-Columbian Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Feathers, Wool

Bronze Candlestick or Candle Holder, 16th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Bronze candlestick. Century XVI. Polished bronze candlestick with a wide circular base from which arises a truncated cone axis opening into a smooth plate that houses the candle ho...
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European Gothic Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Medieval 16th Century Italian Carved Stone Bust
Located in Hudson, NY
A 16th century Italian carved stone architectural element of a bust of a man, from L'Aquila Italy. the style from this period in this area of Italy was typically quirky and soulful, ...
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Italian Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Stone

Arminia Vivarini 1521 Pitcher Vessel Pauly, Luxury Fume Bluino Masterpiece 1930s
Located in Tavarnelle val di Pesa, Florence
Galleon glass production of this kind are known as made by Arminia Vivarini, the daughter of the painter Alvise Vivarini. One of the most important Murano families. These were called...
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Italian Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Art Glass, Murano Glass

Chinese Ming Dynasty Sancai Glazed Pottery Architectural Model, 16th Century
Located in Austin, TX
An unusually large Ming dynasty architectural model of a shrine or cabinet, circa 16th century, China. The shrine model covered in a sancai (three color) glaze of blue-grey and yel...
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Chinese Ming Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Pottery

16th Century French Polychrome Madonna and Child
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Extraordinary polychromed 16th century Madonna and child from a French monastery. Solid carved wooden Santos statue featuring gilded flowing robe and polychrome finish. The Madonna o...
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French Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

16th Century Renaissance Turret Wall Clock
Located in New Orleans, LA
This immensely rare Renaissance turret wall clock was once part of the Time Museum's collection in Rockford, Illinois. This incredible weight-driven piece is encased in firegilt bras...
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German Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

16th Century Sinhalese-Portuguese Polychrome Ivory Crucifix
Located in Malaga, ES
18th century Sinhalese-Portuguese ivory crucifix, an rare example of colonial art from Sri Lanka. It includes an antique certificate. The piece is inn excellent condition, no dam...
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Portuguese Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Ivory

16th Century Head Of A Noble
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very striking 16th century statue - head of a nobleman - crafted from Roman concrete - opus caementicium. Roman concrete is durable due to its incorporation of volcanic ash, which...
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Italian Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Coade Stone

Thai Celadon Bowl, 16th Century
Located in New York, NY
A Celadon bowl from the ancient kilns of Sangkhalok, one of the main centers of Thai ceramics during the Sukhotai period. Well preserved for its age, this plate shows the ancient tec...
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Thai Other Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Celadon

Angel, Carved and Polychrome Wood, 16th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Angel. Carved and polychrome wood. Century XVI. Polychrome wood carving showing an angel, with the face facing the viewer and the body in profile, dressed in a long tunic whose fo...
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Spanish Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

16th Century Spanish Castillan Gold Gilt Wood Painted Hand Carved Relief Panel
Located in Malaga, ES
Antique 16th century Spanish Castillian gold gilt wood painted hand carved relief pane with ecclesiastical people scene.
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Spanish Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

French Bernard Palissy Figural Majolica Plaque, 16th-17th Century
By Bernard Palissy
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A very rare antique French, Bernard Palissy or School of Bernard Palissy attributed majolica figural plaque with classical figures moulded in relief. The lightly potted earthenware p...
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French Majolica Pottery Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Earthenware, Majolica, Pottery

Japanese Antique Jar 1400-1500s / Vase with Beautiful Natural Glaze 'Tokoname'
Located in Sammushi, JP
It is a very old jar in Japan. This is a pottery called Tokoname ware. Tokoname is a kiln located in Aichi prefecture, Japan. It is said to have originated around the 12th century...
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Japanese Other Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Pottery

Ancient Stone Mask Olmec Style, Mexico
Located in Roma, IT
Stone mask is an original Olmec’s piece. Stone. Good conditions. Provenance: Giovanni Testori collection. Very interesting and well preserved stone mask realized in a ...
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Mexican Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stone

Small 16th Century Italian Renaissance Walnut Cassone or Marriage Chest
Located in Middleburg, VA
The beautiful 16th century Italian renaissance cassone or marriage box with its rare small size will make a lovely addition to your decor. With two carved panels with mask decoration...
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Italian Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Walnut

Pair of 19th Century Medieval Style Monumental Brass Candelabra
Located in Troy, NY
Pair of massive Gothic style brass candelabra of impressive size. Can be electrified or used to hold large pillar candles.
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German Gothic Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

16th Century Walnut Sculptures from Germany
Located in Brussels, Brussels
Very elegant sculpture reprenting a Putti (angel) from the German renaissance period -16 century Rare sculpture in walnut of great quality with a very beautiful face and very beauti...
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German Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Walnut

Green Jade Figure Olmec-Style, Mexico
Located in Roma, IT
Green Jade figure is an original Olmecs-style manufact. Original Jade. Good conditions. Provenance: Giovanni Testori collection. Very precious and ancient sculpture repre...
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Mexican Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Jade

16th Century German Hand Carved Painted Wood St. Sebastian
Located in Malaga, ES
16th century German hand carved painted wood St. Sebastian.
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German Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Ming Dynasty Bronze Guanyin Seated On A Mythical Lion Beast
Located in Dallas, TX
A gilt lacquered bronze figure of a Bodhisattva, Circa 1540 Ming Dynasty (1368 -1644) Serene Guanyin Seated on a recumbent mythical beast, on a double lotus petal base, the figure w...
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Chinese Ming Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Malinas Alabaster 16th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Superb plaque and its original frame in alabaster From the 16th century Mechelen, Belgium. Measures: 22,5X19,5 Cm Good condition for the age.
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Belgian Gothic Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Alabaster

Bronze Bell, 16th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Bronze bell, 16th century. Mechelen Bronze bell with religious legend in Latin on the foot and scenes in the middle. Due to use, it is somewhat difficult to distinguish the decora...
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European Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

16th Century Stone Classical Roman Style Torso
Located in Vosselaar, BE
A wonderful 16th century draped female torso in classical style. Made in France under Italian Renaissance influence this female torso is finely sculpted with great detail to the stol...
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French Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Sandstone

Eucharistic Chest, Carved and Polychrome Wood, Spain, 16th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Chest. Carved and polychrome wood. Spain, 16th century. Carved wooden casket, gilded and polychrome with a rectangular base and upper part in the shape of a gabled roof or trough ...
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Spanish Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Gold Leaf, Other

Ming Dynasty Porcelain Shou Lau Figure
Located in New York, NY
Asian Chinese (Ming Dynasty-Circa 1500) blue & green porcelain Shou Lau seated figure with oversize head (symbolism of longevity & luck) on a base supported with 4 figures.
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Chinese Chinese Export Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Spanish Sculpture "Pieta" 16th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Spanish sculpture "Pieta" 16th century sculpture in stone Nossa Senhora, is represented seated securing Jesus Christ. Measure: Height: 52 cm. Very good condition.
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Spanish Gothic Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stone

Italian Ancient Marble Sculpture Fountain, Late 16th Century
Located in Milano, IT
Sea monster Carrara marble mouth fountain Italy, late 16th century It measures 13.8 x 31.5 x 18.9 in (35 x 80 x 48 cm) State of conservation: some small evident gaps and wides...
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Italian Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Carrara Marble

Tibetan Gilt Bronze Figure of Shantideva, 16th-17th Century, Tibet
Located in Austin, TX
A fine and well cast 16th-17th century Tibetan gilt copper alloy statue of Shantideva, the great 8th century Indian teacher and scholar.  The gilt bronze figure expertly cast, wit...
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Tibetan Ming Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Male Head, Carved Stone, Spain, 16th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Male head. Carved stone. Century XVI. Carved stone relief showing a male face turned to the right. It is necessary to highlight both the quality of the face and the striking detail...
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Spanish Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stone

Large Japanese Namban Lacquer Coffer Arqueta, 16th Century
Located in Amsterdam, NL
A large Japanese Namban lacquer arqueta coffer for the Portuguese market Kyoto, Momoyama-period, late 16th century In Hinoki cypress lacquered in black (urishi), decorated in g...
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Japanese Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Mother-of-Pearl, Wood

Altarpiece Composed of Two Panels from The Renaissance, 16th Century, Oak
Located in Brussels, Brussels
Exceptional altarpiece composed of two Renaissance panels from the Netherlands, 16th century. Superb work finely carved. Exceptional of quality. This fine oak pannels where part ...
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Dutch Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Oak

Chinese Blue and Purple Glazing Porcelain Vase
Located in New York, NY
Antique Chinese (16th Century-style) blue vase with purple and pink glazing that creates an ethereal effect across its pear-shaped form.  
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Chinese Export Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Old Japanese Pottery Around 1500s "Shigaraki" Jar /Antique Vase/ Wabi-Sabi Tsubo
Located in Sammushi, JP
This jar was made from the end of the Muromachi period to the Momoyama period (1500s). As some of you may know, this is a "Shigaraki ware" jar. Shigaraki is a kiln located in Shiga...
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Japanese Other Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Pottery

Thai Sawankhalok Olive Glazed Bottle Vase, 14th-16th Century, Thailand
Located in Austin, TX
A lovely Thai Sawankhalok small bottle vase with olive and brown glaze, 14th to 16th century, Ayutthaya Period, Thailand. The stoneware vase of globular form, set on a short foot ...
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Thai Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Pair of Italian Renaissance Bronze Candlesticks
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Very good pair of 16th century Italian bronze candlesticks of unusually bold design, turned balustrade form and good scale. One pricket lacking.      
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European Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze, Wrought Iron

Saint Paul, Carved and Polychromed Wood. Spanish School, 16th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Spanish school of the sixteenth century. "Saint Paul". Carved and polychrome wood. Devotional image of a round piece carved in wood, polychrome and gilded, representing the Apostle ...
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Spanish Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Other

Small Vietnamese Kendi with Blue and White Design, 15th-16th Century, Vietnam
Located in Austin, TX
A charming small Vietnamese shipwreck porcelain kendi, or pouring vessel, with blue and white decoration, late 15th or early 16th century, Vietnam. The small kendi is heavily pot...
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Vietnamese Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Strongbox Safe Iron Table-Top Renaissance Painted Nuremberg Armada Chest Folk
Located in Eversholt, Bedfordshire
Exceptional, small, late-renaissance, table-top, Nuremberg, iron, 'armada box', strongbox or travelling safe with its original, naïve, painted decoration This is a rare, small, ta...
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German Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Iron

Saints Apostles John and Paul, Wood, Castillian School, 16th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Pair of polychrome wood sculptures. "San Juan and San Pablo". Castilian school, 16th century. Both male figures have been represented standing, with their main iconographic attrib...
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Spanish Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Other

Bronze Situla, 16th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Acetre. Bronze. Century XVI. Bronze piece that has a circular foot, and a circular body, with an outwardly hollowed mouth at the top, and a decoration in relief in this last area ...
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European Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Sculpture in Gilded and Polychrome Wood, "Evangelist", Berruguete's Environment
Located in Madrid, ES
Altarpiece sculpture in gilded and polychrome wood. "Evangelist". Surroundings of Alonso Berruguete (ca.1490-1561). The young male figure is represented barefoot and dressed in a ...
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Spanish Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

Old Ceramic Jar from North Thailand. 14th - 16th Centuries. 14.75 Inches Tall
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Old Ceramic Jar from North Thailand. 14th - 16th Centuries. 14.75 inches tall. This jar originates from north Thailand. It is difficult to assign it to a specific kiln, but it is mo...
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Thai Other Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Victorian Bronze 16th Century Man
Located in New York, NY
French Victorian bronze figure of a 16th century man holding a quill and book with a guitar on base (signed).      
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French Victorian Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Renaissance Maiolica Portrait Charger Made in Deruta, Italy, circa 1530
Located in Katonah, NY
Why we love it: It's rare, beautiful, and typifies Renaissance, Italy. We are thrilled to offer this Renaissance portrait charger. "Ladreana" is a young woman, hand painted in profil...
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Italian Renaissance Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Faience

Thai Celadon Bowl, 16th Century
Located in New York, NY
A Celadon bowl from the ancient kilns of Sangkhalok, one of the main centers of Thai ceramics during the Sukhotai period. Well preserved for its age, this plate shows the ancient tec...
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Thai Other Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Celadon

16th Century Ming Period Cizhou Pottery Vase
Located in London, GB
A large scale early sixteenth century Ming Period Cizhou pottery vase, decorated in the traditional manner with caramel glazes upon a cream ground.
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Chinese Chinese Export Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

16th Century Ship Wrecked Vase, Thailand
Located in New York, NY
16th century Thailand Sawankhalok ship wreck vase. Beautiful and abundant fossil growth from being submerged under water. Distinct natural patina.     
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Thai Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

16th Century Spanish Iron Cross
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very stunning 16th century hand forged iron cross in its stone base. This wonderful piece is from the Barcelona region. Super patina. A magnificent piece for a mantel, table top or...
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Spanish Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

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Stone, Iron

Saint Sebastian Wood Carved Sculpture, 16th Century Lower Rhine
Located in Bamberg, DE
Lower Rhine Master, c. 1520 A fully sculpted sculpture of the saint carved from oak. Whereas in the representations handed down from the Gothic period the main focus was still on th...
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German Gothic Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Antique Mexican Pot, 16th Century
Located in Melville, NY
c. 1500s Museum quality antique Mexican pot. Original authenticity note included.
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Mexican Mid-Century Modern Antique 16th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

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