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17th Century Italian Candlestick Base with a Selenite Blade and Fossil Shells
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
17th century Italian candlestick base decorated with a selenite blade, and various fossil shells, sea urchins, and ammonites. It has hand-written inscriptions on the base. This fragm...
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Italian Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Rock Crystal

Spanish 17th Century Gilt Frame
Located in Atlanta, GA
A truly stunning 17th century Frame from Barcelona crafted from wood and carved with trimmed acanthus leaves and gilded. Magnificent to house a painting or install a mirror.
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Spanish Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

Pair of Iron Locks with Keys, Baroque, Spain, 17th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Pair of key locks. Iron. Spain, 17th century. Pair of key locks made of iron in its color, which also have a lock shield decorated with cut-out flordelisado elements. The keys have ...
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Spanish Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Iron

Fine Oval Tea Caddy, Polychrome, Hand Painted Landscape, circa 1750
Located in Doylestown, PA
Fine continental wood polychrome tea caddy, 1750, featuring charming cartouches having pastoral landscapes, a farmer with various animals against a lake and mountain background. Orig...
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Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

17th Century Italian Candlestick with a Selenite Blade Cluster and Fossil Shells
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
17th century Italian candlestick (Florence) decorated with a selenite blade cluster, fossil shells, and desert rose selenite. This fragment is from a church in Florence. It was found...
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Italian Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Rock Crystal

17th Century Vietnamese Bronze Bowl
Located in Chicago, IL
17th century Vietnamese bronze bowl.
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Vietnamese Other Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Stone 17th Century Mortar
Located in Vosselaar, BE
A French Primitive mortar in sandstone dating from the 17th century.
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French Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Sandstone

Spanish 17th Century Wooden Bowl
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very charming 17th century wooden bowl from the Catalan region of Spain. A terrific accessory piece for any table top or kitchen island.
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Spanish Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

Large 17th-18th Century Indian Mukhalingam Gilt Bronze Mask
Located in Dallas, TX
A Indian Mukhalingam Mukha face Lingum mask. large and decorative gilt bronze Shiva facial representation of a Hindu God for phalic Lingums. A rare ritual artistic artifact. Dimens...
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Indian Primitive Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

17th Century Large Italian Wood Carved and Gesso Capital
Located in Baambrugge, NL
Impressive, large wood-carved capital, Italian, from the 17th century. Pine carvings with gesso. Beautiful work and impressive decorative object, which had a place in the interio...
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Italian Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Gesso, Pine

Tibetan Equestrian Bronze Sculpture of Horse in Full Harness, 17th Century
Located in New York, NY
This little antique Tibetan equestrian figurine is distinguished not only by the remarkably detailed sculpture of a horse in a complete harness, but also by the high quality of the b...
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Tibetan Tibetan Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

17th/ 18th Century French Weathered Oak Capital
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful weathered hand carved oak Capital, France 17/18th century. Weathered Measurement includes the wooden base.   
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French Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Oak

Pair of Italian Carved Wood and Gilt Angel Reliquary Pricket Candelabra as Lamps
Located in Essex, MA
Pair of early 17th century Italian carved wood and gilt angel Pricket stick candelabra. Jubilant Angels Holding Cornucopia which holds single pricket for a candle. Each now mounte...
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Italian Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Pine

Gilt Bronze Figure of Hercules, 17th Century 'Probably Rome'
Located in London, GB
Bronze figure of Hercules, 17th century Prob. Rome, 17th century Gilt bronze, marble base Measures: Without base H 34 cm With base H 50 cm.
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Italian Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Small Antique Oak Table Trunk from Spain, 17th Century
Located in Dallas, TX
This antique oak table trunk is from Spain and dates to the 1600s. The top is attached to the back panel with two wrought iron hinges with decorative straps that cover most of the to...
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Spanish Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Ironstone, Oak

17th Century Thai Bronze Head of the Buddha
Located in Stamford, CT
A Thai, Ayutthaya style, bronze head of Buddha Shakyamuni, late 16th or early 17th century. With a serene expression on his face, downcast eyes, arched eyebrows, smiling lips, with c...
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Thai Tribal Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

17th Century Italian Carved Painted Seven-Arm Forged Floor Lamp Candelabra
Located in Dallas, TX
This elegant, antique candleholder was created in Italy, circa 1680. The tall freestanding candelabra has not been wired but features seven wrought iron curved arms with wood bobeche...
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Italian Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wrought Iron

Rare Silver Pocket Sundial and Compass by Michael Butterfield, Paris, circa 1700
By Butterfield Paris
Located in Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
A beautiful, rare solid silver Anglo-French octagonal pocket sundial with compass by Michael Butterfield, circa 1700. The sundial is made for a latitude of 44° and could be used i...
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French Louis XIV Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Silver

16th-17th Century French Carved Oak Panel with a Nobleman
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful weathered oak panel with a nobleman. France, circa 1550-1650, weathered, small losses. Measurements include the wooden base.
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French Renaissance Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Oak

17th Century German Polished Wrought Iron Corsair Nuremberg Money Chest Safe
Located in Dallas, TX
Crafted in Germany, circa 1690, the safe called a "corsair' or "Nuremberg" has a polished finish, and has been assembled with rivets and screws. The trunk features a large decorative...
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German Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Iron

17th Century Charles II Carved Oak Writing Box or Desk Box circa 1660 England
Located in Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
A rare 17th-century Charles II carved oak writing or desk box, circa 1660. England. The box opens on the original butterfly hinges to reveal a fitted interior of three oak-lined d...
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English Charles II Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Oak

Pair of Italian 17th Century Six-Arm Cherub Candelabra Torchières, circa 1680
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A stunning and monumental true pair of Italian 17th century giltwood and gilt iron six arm cherub candelabra torchières, circa 1680. Each torchières is raised by a sensationally 19th...
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Italian Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Iron

17th Century Italian Sqrafitto Moulded Giltwood Picture Frame
Located in Lowestoft, GB
A fine 17th century moulded giltwood frame, decorated with a loose and flowing sqrafitto design. The vast majority of the original gilt work is still present, some minor sections...
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Italian Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Giltwood

Italian Late Renaissance Bronze Perseus, First Third of the 17th Century
Located in Milano, IT
Perseus (or Mars?) Padua, first half of the 17th century follower of Tiziano Aspetti (Padua, 1559 - Pisa, 1607) bronze with dark patina State of conservation: the dark patina cov...
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Italian Renaissance Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Pair of Italian Late 17th Century Baroque Period Giltwood Torchières
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A sensational and monumentally scaled true pair of Italian late 17th century Baroque period giltwood torchières. Each torchières is raised by a square base with most decorative scrol...
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Italian Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Giltwood

Chinese Carved Wood Bodhisattva Guanyin, Late Ming Dynasty, 17th Century
Located in Austin, TX
An attractive carved wood figure of the Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara, known as Guanyin in China, Ming Dynasty, 17th century, China. Guanyin, the Bodhisattva of Compassion, sits calmly...
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Chinese Ming Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood, Gesso

German Renaissance Turret Clock
Located in New Orleans, LA
This immensely rare Renaissance turret-form clock, or the table clock, was considered both a scientific marvel and an item of luxury during the period. This incredible piece is encas...
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German Renaissance Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Brass

Walnut and Wrought Iron Chest, Spain, 17th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Arquilla walnut wood, 17th century. Carved walnut casket or ark with a rectangular flat top that has been decorated, on the outside, with two lines of fine moldings (on top and base...
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Spanish Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wrought Iron

Roman Majolica Pot
Located in Essex, MA
Globular shape decorated with yellows and blues with central cherub and a variety of other decoration. Signed on side of body. SPQR.
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Italian Renaissance Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Majolica

Pair of Italian Mid-17th Century Baroque Period Figural Torchière Pedestals
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A stunning true pair of Italian mid 17th century Baroque period figural Torchière pedestals. Each torchière is raised by a fine scrolled tripod base with a striking central acanthus ...
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Italian Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Giltwood

Large French 17th Century Weathered Handcarved Wooden Saint Fragment
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful handcarved Saint fragment with traces of paint. France, 17th century. Weathered and small losses.   
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French Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

17th Century Chinese Ming Bronze Figure of a Ho Ho Boy
Located in Chicago, IL
Fine cast bronze figures created over 400 years ago during China's Ming dynasty are rare and highly appreciated. In this exceptional example, a spirited young boy stands on a lotus b...
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Chinese Ming Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Jacobean Oak Coffer
Located in Essex, MA
Nice small proportions with paneled hinged lid over a conforming case with three panels with carved detail, square section legs.
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English Jacobean Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Oak

Italian Baroque Walnut Box
Located in Essex, MA
Hinged top, decorated overall with incised carving, lock plate and side handles.
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Italian Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Walnut

17th Century German Salt Box
Located in New Orleans, LA
This rare and important German saltbox is displays exceptional quality, age and condition. Dating to the 17th century, this box would have been used to store one's precious supply of...
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German Louis XIV Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Stone

Indo-Portuguese Mother-of-Pearl Dish, Gujarat, Mughal Period, 17th Century
Located in New York, NY
An Indo-Portuguese mother-of-pearl dish, Gujarat, Mughal period, 17th century. Of western shape, this dish and other examples were luxury items meticulously crafted by Muslim Indians...
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Indian Islamic Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Mother-of-Pearl

Ebony Veneered Captain's Chest or Strong Box 'Coffre Fort', 17th Century
Located in Amsterdam, NL
A strongbox was a type of travelling chest and these types of boxes were more common in England than anywhere else where they were fabricated between 1660 and 1720. The earliest proo...
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Dutch Dutch Colonial Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Brass

Japanese Momoyama Baku Figures in Carved Keyaki Wood
Located in New York, NY
Japanese Momoyama period rare early pair of Baku figures, carved in keyaki wood with an exquisite wood grain, 17th century, circa 1650. The elephant-like Baku is an imaginary and co...
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Japanese Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

17th Century Nuremberg, German Iron Strongbox Jewels Casket
Located in Soquel, CA
Ornately painted cash box with iron hardware and key, on the original stand. Interior of box measures 8"W x 4"H x 3.75"D Exceptional, small, late-renaissance, table-top, Nuremberg, ...
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German Jacobean Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wrought Iron, Iron

French, 17th Century Carved Wooden Renaissance Fragment
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful fragment with traces of its original color France, circa 1600-1650. Weathered. Measurement is inclusive the wooden base.
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French Renaissance Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

17th Century Italian Wooden Puttis Holding a Crown, Fragment on Steel Stand
Located in Round Top, TX
This ethereal 17th century Italian wooden sculpture fragment of two Puttis holding a crown is the perfect accent for on top of your favorite console or entry piece as well as shelves...
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Italian Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Steel

17th Century Arrowheads Excavated from Central Highlands, Vietnam
Located in Chicago, IL
17th century arrowheads excavated from central highlands, Vietnam. Beautiful patina on the arrowheads. Mounted $1,400 each.   8.5" H x 5.5" W x 2" D   
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Vietnamese Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Metal

17th Century Flamish Puttis
Located in Esbeek, NL
Beautiful 17th century Flamish puttis, later polychrome Provenance: Capucijnenklooster Brugge Flamish oakwood.
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Belgian Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

16th-17th Century French Carved Oak Panel with a Helmed Figure
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful weathered oak panel with a helmed figure. France, circa 1550-1650, weathered, small losses.    
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French Renaissance Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Oak

Italian 17th Century Louis XIV Period White Carrara Marble Statue
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A magnificent Italian 17th century Louis XIV period, circa 1680 white carrara marble statue of a man and his dog. The striking statue, carved out of one solid marble block, is raised...
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Italian Louis XIV Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Carrara Marble

Sculpture Depicting a Vanitas, Italy 1600
Located in Milan, IT
A wooden sculpture of a skull, depicting a Vanitas. Made to hang on a votive chapel. Italy, early 17th century.
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Italian Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Fruitwood

17th Century Carved Wood and Polychrome Angel Bracket
Located in New Orleans, LA
A 17th century carved wood and polychrome angel bracket.
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French Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

Antique Shiva Nataraja Figure, Indian, Chola Bronze, Mystic Statue, 17th Century
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a beguiling antique Shiva Nataraja figure. An Indian, bronze mystic statue standing upon Apasmarapurusa or the 'Dwarf of Ignorance', dating to the 17th century. Centuries ...
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Indian Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Ming Dinasty Chinese Bronze Vase
Located in Naples, IT
Double handle embossed Chinese bronze vase, phoenix handles, with geometric decoration of archaic inspiration, early Ming dynasty, 17th century. With a beautiful rich and antique dar...
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Chinese Ming Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Beautiful Pair of Baroque Angels from France in Carved Oak
Located in Dallas, TX
These beautiful French Baroque angels are over 350 years old, having been hand-carved in oak circa 1670. Oak was the predominate wood used for making furniture up through the 1700s. ...
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French Baroque Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Oak

Large Purple Geode Amethyst
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This Geode Amethyst features a free forme intense purple color and a variety of crystals. The edge of the piece is polished to reveal the white quartz layer and rests on a wood base ...
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Organic Modern Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Amethyst

Small 17th Century, French Coffer or Box in Leather
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Extremely old box that is covered with leather and decorated with iron and brass. Rare find. France, circa 1600-1700 Weathered and some losses.      
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French Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Iron

17th Century (or older) Turkish Terracotta Olive Jar w/Ribbed Texture, 5 ft Tall
Located in Atlanta, GA
This large-sized Turkish olive jar dates back to at least the 17th century, though it is quite likely older. This antique Turkish terracotta vessel, once used to hold olives, feature...
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Turkish Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Terracotta

Chinese Porcelain Brush Pot, 16th-17th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Chinese celadon enamel porcelain brush pot decorated with vegetal engravings.
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Chinese Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Porcelain

17th Century Venetian Figural Torchères
Located in New Orleans, LA
Awe-inspiring in size and artistry, these incredible Venetian figural torchères pay homage to two of Italy’s most celebrated merchant explorers–Marco Polo and Amerigo Vespucci. St...
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Italian Renaissance Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

Torso of Buddha, Kingdom of Ayutthaya, '1350-1767', 17th Century
Located in Jesteburg, DE
Torso of Buddha Kingdom of Ayutthaya (1350-1767), 17th century. Carved sandstone Provenance: Spanish Private Collection, Madrid The attribution is based on similar examples of...
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Thai Minimalist Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Sandstone

Chinese Ming Dynasty Hand Carved Stone Monkey Sculpture with Infant Monkey
Located in Yonkers, NY
A 19th century Chinese Ming dynasty hand carved stone monkey sculpture. This Chinese sculpture features a monkey figure, sitting on a rock formation, holding a square item, perhaps a...
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Chinese Ming Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Stone

17th Century Spanish Burled Walnut Vargueno or Collectors Cabinet
Located in Milford, NH
A fine example of a diminutive burled walnut vargueno, collector or valuables cabinet, with molded cornice and drop front, opening to a multi-drawer interior with two fitted upper dr...
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Spanish Moorish Antique 17th Century Decorative Objects

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Brass, Wrought Iron

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