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Natural Specimen, a Crystals of Colecite and Pyrite, Italy 1880
Located in Milan, IT
A Natural mineral specimen for Wunderkammer. A composition of crystals of Colacite and pyrite, mounted over gold-plated wooden bases shape of vase. Italy 1880 ca.
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Crystal, Quartz, Rock Crystal, Pyrite

French Mantel Clock / Pendulum Clock, Fire-Gilt, Around 1870-1880
Located in Berlin, DE
French mantel clock / pendulum clock, fire-gilt, around 1870-1880 Solid bronze, fire-gilded, french around 1870-1880, original French historicism. An absolute eye catcher. Fin...
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French Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Louis XV Candelabra in Gilded Bronze
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Beautiful Louis XV style candelabra with three arms of light in gilded bronze with floral decorations. Napoleon 3 period 19th century.
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French Louis XV Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

19th Century French Louis XIV Bronze Andiron, Fender Set
Located in Dallas, TX
19th century French Louis XIV bronze andiron ~ fender set boasts amazing detail from the spires of the andirons to the fender itself, which is designed to nestle inside a track on th...
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French Louis XIV Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

NAP. III Inkwell Sign, Tahan a Paris Enamel Blue and Red Elephant, Dragon, Horse
Located in Epfach, DE
Napoleon III inkwell in bronze and enamel sig. Tahan a Paris, for Jean Pierre Alexandre Tahan very decorative inkwell in blue with red, inlaid also with elephant, horse, dragon.
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French Napoleon III Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Very Important Set in Silver Plated Bronze
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
A very important set in silver plated bronze comprising a pair of candelabras and a tray with its jardinière, signed and numbered by Christofle, Napoleon III period, 19th century. C...
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French Napoleon III Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Fine Gilt Bronze and Wedgwood Two-Handled Casket, circa 1875
Located in New York, NY
Fine gilt bronze and Wedgwood two-handled casket, circa 1875.
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English Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Stuffed Bird for Natural History Cabinet, Siena, Italy, 1880
Located in Milan, IT
Natural specimen from Wunderkammer stuffed bird great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) mounted on a wooden base with cartouche Specimen for laboratory and Natural history cabin...
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Animal Skin, Fruitwood, Paper

Minton Majolica Hogarth Boy Figure
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Minton Majolica figure which features a Hogarth boy, sat on a rock, holding a shell. Coloration: turquoise, green, brown, are predominant. The piece bears maker's marks for the Minto...
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English Victorian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Majolica

English Brass and Mahogany Yacht Binnacle Southampton, Circa 1870
Located in Charleston, SC
English yacht binnacle mounted on a mahogany rope motif base, oval glass viewing port, with the original removable brass vented side light and carrying handle. Binnacle is fitted wit...
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English Victorian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Brass

Napoleon III Bowl or Vide Poche
Located in Auribeau sur Siagne, FR
Papier mâché Napoleon III bowl or vide poche.
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French Napoleon III Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Rice Paper

Black Forest Walnut Model of a Golden Eagle Attributed to Alfred Stähli
Located in Lymington, Hampshire
A Black Forest walnut model of a golden eagle, attributed to Alfred Stähli, shown with wings unfurled, the talons gripping blocks of stone. Swiss, circa 1870. Footnote: For a very...
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Swiss Black Forest Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Walnut

Pair of Horny Coral Branches, Italy, 1870
Located in Milan, IT
A pair of big branches fan shaped of a red Horny coral from Mediterranean Sea for Wunderkammer. The plinths are made out of carved pine wood and black painted. Italy 1870 ca.
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Coral

Large Patinated Bronze Alhambra Islamic Vase Made for the Islamic Market
Located in New York, NY
Large French patinated bronze Alhambra Islamic vase made for the Islamic market, beautifully hand chiselled and detailed with openwork Bronze handles, the central medallion with Isla...
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French Islamic Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Large Patinated Bronze Sculpture of "Salome" by Charles Octave Levy
Located in New York, NY
A large patinated bronze sculpture "Salome" by Charles Octave Levy . Modeled in the orientalist style holding a sword in her hands, standing on a shaped plinth. Beautifully cast and ...
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French Belle Époque Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Pair of Turquoise Opaline Baccarat Crystal Ormolu Mounted Jardinière/Cache Pots
Located in New York, NY
An exquisite and highly decorative pair turquoise Opaline French baccarat crystal ormolu mounted jardinière/cache pots, each cashepot beautifully hand polished and then mounted in do...
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French Louis XVI Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Diorama with Two Decoy Fishes, Italy, 1870
Located in Milan, IT
A natural Wunderkammer specimen, a marine diorama with two decoy fishes (Pterois Volitans), a brunch, fan-shaped, of horny coral, starfish, and reef. The Specimens are mounted inside...
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Animal Skin, Glass, Wood

Rare Minton Majolica Posy Vase, circa 1875
Located in The Hills, TX
Rare Minton Majolica Posy small vase modelled as three upright yellow bamboo canes all supported on an earthy ground.
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English Victorian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic, Faience, Majolica

Minton Majolica Cherub Flower Holder
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Minton Majolica flower holder which features a cherub carrying wheatsheaf. Coloration: ochre, green, cream, are predominant. The piece bears maker's marks for the Minton pottery. Bea...
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English Victorian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Majolica

19th Century Napoleon III Brass and Glass Liquor Cellar, 1870s
Located in LEGNY, FR
Very nice 19th century Napoleon III liquor cellar made with blackened Pearwood, nice brass and mother of pearl marquetry. 12 glasses and four Carafes all complete and not broken. T...
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French Napoleon III Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Natural Specimen White Quartz and Rock Crystals, Italy, 1880
Located in Milan, IT
A Naturali specimen for Wunderkammer. A druze of Rock crystals and white Quartz with Baryte crystals mounted over a carved wooden base, gold gilt on a shape of a vase. Italy, 1880 ca.
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Crystal, Quartz, Rock Crystal

Antique French Gilt Bronze Clock Set by Royer
Located in London, GB
This beautiful gilt bronze (ormolu) clock set was crafted, circa 1870 in France. The set is designed in a rich Rococo style, after decorative art of the Louis XV period (1715-1774). ...
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French Louis XV Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Enamel, Ormolu, Bronze

Staffordshire English Pottery Gamekeeper and Dalmatian Dog Spill Vase
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A scarce antique Staffordshire flatback pottery spill vase depicting a gamekeeper and his dalmatian dog and dates from around 1870. The game keeper is dressed in knee length trousers...
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English High Victorian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Pottery

Samuel Kirk Antique 19th Century American Sterling Silver Tea Caddy/Cookie Jar
Located in Braintree, GB
Antique 19th century American sterling silver tea caddy/cookie jar with repoussé metalwork of floral decorations in high relief. Made in USA, 19th century. Made by Samuel Kirk & ...
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American Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Sterling Silver

Biedermeier Beadwork, Pens Casket, Case, Box
Located in Hamburg, DE
Beautifully crafted Biedermeier pencil box from Germany mid - late 19th century. The casket is leather wrapped, embossed and has a push button closure. From the inside the box is lac...
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German Biedermeier Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Leather, Beads

Blind Earl Pattern Dish Made by Royal Worcester Porcelain in England Circa 1870
Located in Katonah, NY
This is a beautiful "Blind Earl" pattern dish hand-painted with rosebuds raised in relief and green leaves, which shade into beautiful turquoise, lavender-pink, and a delightful shad...
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English Regency Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Antique Pierced Brass Palais Royal Porcelain Mounted Casket, 19th C
Located in London, GB
This is a stunning antique 19th century French Palais Royal pierced brass and porcelain mounted domed rectangular table casket , Circa 1870 in date. The locking cover enclosing v...
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French Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Tortoiseshell Bracket Clock by Payne & Co. London
Located in Norwich, GB
Tortoiseshell bracket clock by Payne & Co. London Bell top tortoiseshell bracket clock with finely cut boulle work surmounted by a gilded cherub holding a bird with caryatid mount...
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English Victorian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Tortoise Shell

Sèvres Blue Porcelain Urn on Gilt Bronze Plinth
Located in London, GB
This beautiful urn (or vase) was crafted in 1875 by the famous Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory. The urn exhibits the fine detailing and gilding that Sèvres Porcelain was renowned for in...
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French Neoclassical Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ormolu, Bronze

Rose and Violet Wood Box, Louis XV Style
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Rose and violet wood box, Louis XV style, Napoleon III period, 19th century, interior in rosewood with its original chips. Measures: H: 6 cm, W: 31 cm, D: 23 cm.
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European Louis XV Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Rosewood

Bronze Box with Animalier Dog by Prosper Lecourtier
Located in London, GB
Antique and very rare animalier bronze of a dog sat upon a tasseled cushion. The cushion is actually a box and the cushion is hinged to the side. Excellent dark brown patination and ...
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French Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

American Aesthetic Movement Ornate Cast Bronze Casket Humidor Box with Grotesque
Located in New York, NY
American Aesthetic Movement heavy cast bronze ornate casket humidor box. The piece has ornamental scroll-work and a grotesque head on the front and the back side. Interior walls are ...
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American Aesthetic Movement Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Amphora by L. Hjorth, Ronne circa 1870
Located in Greding, DE
Amphora model number 27B by Lauritz Hjorth (1834-1912) with depiction of a young shepherd, after a sculpture by Bertel Thorvaldson in Copenhagen, which he made in 1817: A Shepherd Boy.
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Danish Neoclassical Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

Japanese Three Drawer Copper Lined Hibachi. Circa 1870
Located in Charleston, SC
KYOTO STYLE NAGA HIBACHI (FIREBOX BRAZIER GRILL), Japanese, Meiji Period, The rectangular hibachi is of Keyaki (Zelkova) wood construction with the original copper liner, and a colum...
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Japanese Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Pair Napoleon III Egyptian Imperial Porphyry Urns and Covers
Located in Lymington, Hampshire
A pair Napoleon III Egyptian imperial porphyry urns and covers, each with a shaped cover and baluster body on a concave support and square base, applied with high quality ormolu moun...
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French Egyptian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ormolu

Antique Carved Tripod Letter Holder
Located in Dallas, TX
Antique carved tripod letter holder is a splendid organizer, and also can be mounted on the wall if one so chooses! Hand carved from solid oak planks with Renaissance-inspired themes...
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French Renaissance Revival Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Oak

Marine Specimen the Porcupine Fish, Italy, 1870
Located in Milan, IT
Taxidermy marine natural Wunderkammer specimen, the common porcupine fish (Tetrodon Cutcutia). The Specimen is stuffed and mounted over a round dark wooden base. Sulphur glass eyes. ...
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Animal Skin, Glass, Fruitwood

Marine Specimen the Porcupine Fish, Italy, 1870
Located in Milan, IT
Taxidermy marine natural Wunderkammer specimen, the common porcupine fish (Tetrodon Cutcutia). The Specimen is stuffed and mounted over a round dark wooden base. Sulphur glass eyes. ...
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Animal Skin, Glass, Fruitwood

Naturalia Agate Specimen, Italy, 1880
Located in Milan, IT
A Wunderkammer naturalia agate specimen mounted in an oval shape frame over a golden wooden base, with a candleholder, Italy, circa 1880.
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Agate

French Pair of Ormolu Bronze Twin Handled and Marble Mounted Lidded Tazzas
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A fine and stylish pair antique French ormolu bronze lidded tazzas dating from the latter 19th century. The tazzas stand mounted on rounded polished grey marble bases with a rounded ...
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French Empire Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ormolu

19th Century Rococo Style Miniature Longcase Clock, circa 1870
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
An attractive Rococo style miniature longcase clock, circa 1870. The waisted polished mahogany case adorned with decorative brass mounts. The quality ceramic segmented dial with Roma...
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British Rococo Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Pair of 19th Century French Whitewashed Hand Carved Candlesticks
Located in Dallas, TX
Pair of 19th century French whitewashed candlesticks are beautifully hand carved from solid oak with a graceful form that was inspired by the Baroque movement. Carved adornment inclu...
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French Napoleon III Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Oak

Stuffed Bird for Natural History Cabinet, Siena, Italy, 1880
Located in Milan, IT
Natural specimen from Wunderkammer stuffed bird European bee-eater (Meros Apiaster) mounted on a wooden base with cartouche specimen for laboratory and natural history cabinet. S. Br...
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Animal Skin, Fruitwood, Paper

Antique Baccarat Glass Vase Opaque Blue, 1870, France
Located in Munich, DE
This fine piece of opaque blue molded glass has been made the famous French glass manufacturer Baccarat.
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French Louis Philippe Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass

19th Century Gilded Porcelain Madonna
Located in Dallas, TX
19th century gilded porcelain Madonna shows the Virgin Mary in resplendent attire with arms outreached to provide a blessing upon the home. The artists have created a remarkably life...
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French Napoleon III Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

1870s Victorian Royal Safe Deposit Iron Copper Tabletop Safe Vintage Industrial
Located in Washington, DC
Neat little 19th century relic, shelf decor. No chips, No cracks to cast iron, just wear to enamel finish. Working with combo.
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American Late Victorian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Iron

Monumental Majolica Houdan Hen & Chick Vase Choisy Le Roi by Paul Comolera
Located in The Hills, TX
Spectacular Majolica mottled Houdan hen with his chick vase signed Paul Comolera for the manufacture of Choisy le roi, circa 1875. The houdan hen feed his chick with a worm, a branc...
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French Victorian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Majolica

Salmoiraghi Tacheometer Made of Burnished Brass Original Patina 1860
Located in Milan, IT
Medium model tacheometer made of burnished brass, original patina, signed Ing. A. Salmoiraghi La Filotecnica Milano n. 9795, in its original walnut case with some accessories, second...
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

19th Century French Wire Demilune Jardiniere
Located in New Orleans, LA
19th century French Demilune form Wire Jardiniere with dolphin feet and tin liner.
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French Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

A Marine Specimen Trigger Fish, Italy 1870
Located in Milan, IT
Taxidermy marine natural Wunderkammer specimen, embalmed trigger fish. The Specimen is stuffed and mounted over a laquered wooden base gray color. Sulphur glass eyes. Italy 1870 ca.
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

19th Century Gold, Enamel and Carved Agate Needle Case
Located in New York, NY
An exceptional 19th century gold, enamel and carved agate needle case. Eyes set with diamonds. The base opens up to hold needles Circa 19th century, France.
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French Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Gold, Enamel

Diorama with Two Decoy Fishes, Italy, 1870
Located in Milan, IT
A natural Wunderkammer specimen: a marine diorama with two decoy fishes (Pterois volitans), a brunch, fan shaped, of Horny coral, starfish, and reef. The Specimens are mounted inside...
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Animal Skin, Blown Glass, Fruitwood

Aesthetic Movement Ebonised Mantel Clock Attributed to Lewis Foreman Day
Located in London, GB
A magnificent Aesthetic Movement mantel clock, with an ebonised mahogany case and an exquisitely painted dial. The case embodies the style of the Aesthetic Movement, with an arched a...
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British Aesthetic Movement Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Mahogany

Antique Chinese Export Silver Card Case, Circa 1870
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Chinese export silver card case; part of our diverse Asian silverware collection. This exceptional antique Chinese export silver (CES) ...
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Chinese Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

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Silver

Large Gilt Bronze Cartel, 19th Century
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Large gilt bronze Cartel 19th century France 1870's period With garlands and caryatids surrounding the clock Louis XIV style In perfect condition Measures: Diameter : 63 cm Hei...
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European Louis XIV Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Italian Grand Tour Green Serpentine Marble Tazza, c.1870
Located in London, GB
This Grand Tour square tazza in a green serpentine marble, with lobed carving to the edge of the square bowl. Each corner with a double headed swan, wings outstretched, carved to t...
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Italian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Marble

Holdcroft Majolica Heron Oval Planter/Jardiniere
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Holdcroft Majolica jardinière which features a heron stood holding prey, amongst bullrushes/cattails and foliage. Colouration: cobalt blue, green, brown, are predominant.
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English Victorian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Earthenware

Minton Majolica Lily Basket
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Minton Majolica basket which features pond lily leaves and flowers tied together with lily stems which form the handle. Four flower bud feet. Coloration: green, turquoise, white, are...
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English Victorian Antique 1870s Decorative Objects

Materials

Majolica

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