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Period: Late 20th Century
1970 Seiko Blue and Tobacco Retro Vintage Industrial Antique Steel Quartz Clock
Located in Leicester, Leicestershire
Seiko super tanker slave clock original aqua blue finish A reclaimed and restored maritime slave clock. These clocks were used in great numbers on super tankers, cargo ships an...
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Japanese Industrial Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Steel, Cut Steel

1970s British Yellow Illumination AC GMT Co. Classic Quartz Wall Clock
Located in Leicester, Leicestershire
Quartz sweep seconds / non ticking wall clock finished in Yellow Pantone 13-0647 Illuminating. Rescued from Industrial scrap yards and brought back to life in our UK workshop, our...
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English Industrial Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Steel, Chrome

Neon Sculpture Cocktail Table by Rudi Stern for Let There Be Neon, circa 1976
Located in Los Angeles, CA
*NOTE* This is on sale during our current move. We are moving one of our locations so this item is on deep discount for a limited time. An incredibly rare find, this highly collecti...
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American Post-Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass, Acrylic

Claude Boeltz, Bronze Eclaté Candleabras, France, circa 1970s
Located in New York, NY
Claude Boeltz’s candelabras possess the asymmetrical, numinous beauty of lightening, mimicking the natural phenomenon in hue, form, and arrangement.    
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French Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Quartz, Bronze

Prototype Salvador Dali 'Salivasofa' from 1974 with Certificate of Authenticity
Located in bergen op zoom, NL
Amazing and super rare Salvador Dali lips 'Salivasofa' prototype dating from 1974. Five or six such prototypes were slowly developed in stages during the period 1972-4 by Dali in col...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Foam

Large Ceramic Graphite and Blue Vase, West Germany 1970's
By C & E Carstens 1
Located in London, GB
A stunning vase attributed to Carstens and produced in West Germany in the 1970's. The Carstens Tonnieshof factory was located in Freden an der Leine (West Germany) after they had l...
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Surrealist Bronze Sculpture of a Female Nude by Guillermo Silva, 20C
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A very fine Surrealist cabinet-sized bronze sculpture. In the form of a stylized reclining nude female. Signed to the underside for G. Silva (the South American sculptor, Guill...
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Colombian Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Vintage Murano Glass Fruit Bowl and Assorted Fruit
Located in Austin, TX
An elegant and unusual group of assorted Murano glass fruit and matching bowl. Comprised of seven pieces of fruit and a compote shaped bowl. The glass with nice iridescence and near...
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Italian Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Murano Glass

Nilo Vase, Designed by Ettore Sottsass in 1983 for the Collection Memphis Milano
Located in Beirut, LB
The Nilo vase was originally designed by Ettore Sottsass in 1983 for Memphis Milano 1981-1988. A classic by Sottsass, the Nilo porcelain vase is part of three 'rivers' vases designed...
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Italian Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Huge Lalique "Chrysalide" Winged Nudes Vase in Polished & Frosted Crystal France
Located in Rancho Mirage, CA
Offering this huge, rare, signed Lalique "Chrysalide" vase featuring five sides featuring nude fairies with butterfly wings design. This now-retired, limited release, is made from po...
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French Other Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Crystal

Cenedese Murano Blown by Tosi Designed Antonio da Ros Sculpture Vase
Located in Brussels, BE
Rare vintage Cenedese Murano glass vase designed by Antonio da Ros and blown by masterblower Tosi. The vintage Cenedese are difficult to find on the market. Wonderful combination o...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Art Glass

Modernist Ceramic Polar Bear
Located in Costa Mesa, CA
Modernist ceramic polar bear, circa 1980s.
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American Post-Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Colonial Style Brass Candle Sconces, a Pair
Located in Copake Falls, NY
A pair of colonial style brass candle sconces. Decorative baluster shaped backplates support slender arms with scrolled backs. Finished with sleek capitals and bobeches. Dimensions p...
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British Colonial Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Mid Century Modern Curtis Jere Kinetic Steel Sculpture
Located in Keego Harbor, MI
While the name Curtis Jere is familiar to many as the maker of eccentric modern design during the 1960's and 70's, few are aware that it is pseudonym for the design team of Curtis Fr...
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Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Steel

Tapio Wirkkala, Set of Six Silver "Trumpetti" Candlesticks, Kultakeskus, Finland
Located in EL Waalre, NL
Tapio Wirkkala, set of six silver "Trumpetti" Candlesticks, Kultakeskus, Finland Artist Tapio Wirkkala (1915 Hanko, Finland-1985 Helsinki, Finland) A giant of Finnish design, Wir...
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Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Silver

Camozzo 1990 Modern Black Azure Blue Red Pink Yellow Murano Glass Vase
Located in New York, NY
A very decorative organic vase, Work of Art signed Camozzo; the interior presents a high quality blown black Murano glass with a perfect enamel like finish, overlaid with a post-mode...
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Italian Organic Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Murano Glass, Blown Glass, Murrine

Large Lalique "Fairy" Three Winged Sprites Vase in Polished & Frosted Crystal
Located in Rancho Mirage, CA
Offering this tremendous, signed and numbered Lalique "Fairy" vase featuring three winged fairy or sprite figures on a bulbous and conical shaped vessel. This vase is made from polis...
Category

French Art Nouveau Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Crystal

Maria Grazia Rosin Glass Sculpture
By Maria Grazia Rosin
Located in Dronten, NL
Hand blown glass sculpture by Maria Grazia Rosin in green glass and clear glass with silver foil inclusions. Signed with monogram, E.A. artist proof.
Category

Italian Post-Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Murano Glass

Nathalie Du Pasquier Bear Shaped Clay Sculpture by Alessio Sarri 1993 Italy
Located in Montecatini Terme, IT
Decorative sculpture with a Bear shape from the series 'Gli animali che fanno la parte dei nani' (Seven animals that serve as dwarfs) modeled by Nathalie du Pasquier in 1993 out of f...
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Other Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Clay, Terracotta

Harry Bertoia Style Monumental Steel Fan Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
Harry Bertoia style monumental steel spray sculpture. Steel rods splayed in fan shape mounted on a wooden square base.
Category

Mid-Century Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Steel

Vintage Hand Carved Wood Standing Duck Sculpture in Adorable Stretch 1980s
Located in National City, CA
Standing Duck Vintage Hand Carved Wood Standing DUCK Sculpture in Adorable Stretch 1980s Hand painted antique white with patina present Measures: 9.88 tall x 15.5 wide x 5.5 d Pr...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Paint, Wood

Barbini Murano Signature Aqua Red Italian Art Glass Hourglass Candle Holders
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Beautiful vintage Murano hand blown aqua green and ruby red Italian art glass hourglass shaped candlesticks. Documented to designer Alfredo Barbini. Each piece has a "Barbini Murano"...
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass, Art Glass, Blown Glass, Murano Glass

Sphere Letter Opener in Bronze
Located in Richmond, VA
Bronze letter Opener knife in 'Sphere' pattern. Features an undulating handle and hammered textured knob on end. Impressed above knob on side of handle: 'IZABEL LAM'. Hand wash recom...
Category

American Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Frosted Blue Murano Glass Vase by Ercole Barovier for Barovier & Toso circa 1970
Located in Forest Row, East Sussex
A frosted blue glass Murano vase by Ercole for Barovier & Toso in Murano Italy. Signed to underneath. Dimensions: H 24.5cm, W 15cm, D 7cm Origin: Italy Date: circa 1970s ...
Category

Italian Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Murano Glass

Vintage Metal Animal Sculpture
Located in Costa Mesa, CA
Vintage metal animal sculpture.
Category

American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal

Nano Lopez "Dusty" Limited Edition Bronze Horse Sculpture 1/45
Located in Toledo, OH
Bronze limited edition 1/45 horse sculpture by Columbian artist Nano Lopez. Lost wax process, hand painted with clear coat. Very nice condition. Dimensions: 5" depth x 15" W x 17" H.
Category

Unknown Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Alfred Dunhill Sidecar Wave Black Resin Rollerball Pen
Located in New York, NY
Authentic Alfred Dunhill sidecar wave, black resin rollerball pen made in Switzerland. Sold with original Dunhill bag.  
Category

Swiss Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Resin

Set of 2 White Porcelain Vases by Kaiser, Germany, 1970s
Located in London, GB
Set of 2 white porcelain vases by Kaiser, Germany, 1970s From left H14xD15cm, H20xD15cm.
Category

German Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

1970's Aurora Clock
Located in Palm Springs, CA
A vintage 1970's Aurora clock. A classic design in the permanent collection of MOMA. This is a vintage 1970’s version not the later plated or second incarnation that is being sold no...
Category

American Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Aluminum

Artisan Rosewood Jewelry Box
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Beautifully made Rosewood Jewelry Box. 2 Triangular Lids open to reveal a velvet lined interior. Carved handle makes it easy to access interior. In very Nice Shape, unsigned!
Category

American Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Rosewood

Rattan Vase Cachepot Plant Holder Italy, 1970s
Located in Rome, IT
Rattan vase cachepot plant holder in the shape of a flower Made in Italy in the 1970s. An astonishing piece that will enrich a midcentury-style living room or studio.    
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bamboo, Cane, Rattan, Wood

Green Glass Vase
Located in grand Lancy, CH
Green glass vase.
Category

European Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass

Vintage Studio Pottery Wall Hanging Canteen Sculpture by Joan Pearson Watkins
Located in San Jose, CA
Vintage studio pottery crafted by ceramic artist Joan Jockwig Pearson Watkins circa 1970's. This unique sculpture depicts an original canteen water jug made out of a clay medium with...
Category

American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic, Rope

Kosta Boda Glass Vase by Goran Warff
Located in St.Petersburg, FL
Beautiful glass vase designed by Goran Warff for Kosat Boda. Controlled bubble technique, contrasting clear hollowed out base with typical Scandinavian smokey/grey top.
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Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Blown Glass

Beautiful Wooden Metal coated Tang-Style Horse, Vintage Asia, 1980s
Located in Nuernberg, DE
A beautiful decorative horse statue. Some wear with a nice patina, but this is old-age. Wooden horse coated with metal. Very decorative and nice to display in your library or any room.
Category

Chinese Folk Art Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal

Hermes Porcelain Trinket Dish with Africa Orange Safari Design
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Hermès porcelain Africa orange small catchall trinket tray with Safari animals design. Rare Vintage Hermes Porcelain Trinket Dish, Change Tray in the original box From late 1990's in...
Category

French Tribal Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Mezza Filigrana Glass Bowl, Venini Murano 1979
Located in Berghuelen, DE
A Mezza Filigrana (halve filigree) Murano art glass bowl, manufactured by Venini in 1979. Most probably a design of Carlo Scarpa who designed mezza filigrana glasses for Venini in 19...
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Art Glass, Murano Glass

Incredible Large Bronze Sculpture "Interface" by Bill Bedford for Home or Garden
Located in Tustin, CA
"Interface" is a limited edition, original kinetic bronze abstract modern sculpture by Bill Bedford, which manually turns on a concrete block base to show a huge, partial profile of ...
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American Other Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Concrete, Bronze

Large Whimsical Metal Wire Lion Sculpture in the Style of C. Jere
Located in San Diego, CA
Large whimsical metal wire lion sculpture in the style of C. Jere, circa 1990s. The body is black metal wire and the mane is tinted in gold. The piece is in very good vintage conditi...
Category

American Mid-Century Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal

Sculpture Designed by Birger Kaipianen for Arabia, Finland, 1970’s
Located in Stockholm, SE
Stoneware. Signed. Measures: H: 21 cm/ 8 1/4" D: 15 cm/ 6".
Category

Finnish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Pair of Vases of Murano Bordeaux, Signed, 1980s
Located in Milano, IT
Pair of vases of Murano Bordeaux 1980s signed Elegant pair of Murano vases from the 1980s. The vases are burgundy in satin glass with waves. The set is composed by a bigger and a sm...
Category

Italian Organic Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Murano Glass

Centrepiece by Gaetano Pesce for Fish Design NY
Located in JM Haarlem, NL
Large, early edition 'Tutti Frutti' bowl by Gaetano Pesce for Fish Design 1996. Gaetano Pesce (1939 La Spezia) has become known for his radical 'anti' design and his experiments wit...
Category

American Mid-Century Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Resin

Beautiful Flower Bunch Murano Glass Paperweight, Italy
Located in Nuernberg, DE
Beautiful Murano hand blown Italian art glass paper weight. A beautiful nice addition to your desktop.
Category

Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Murano Glass

Italian Murano Glass Artistic Sculpture Attributed to Tagliapietra, 1990s
Located in Villaverla, IT
Italian Murano Glass Artistic Sculpture Attributed to Tagliapietra, 1990s. This is an amazing sculpture realized with transparent Murano glass and many black submerged glass canes t...
Category

Italian Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass, Art Glass, Blown Glass, Cut Glass, Murano Glass

Geoff Olsen Scrimshaw Grizzley Bear on Fossilized Walrus Bone
Located in Fulton, CA
Geoff Olsen fine scrimshaw carving on fossilized walrus bone. Depicting a mother grizzly bear and her three cubs with Alaskan mountain range in background. Signed and dated "G. Olsen...
Category

North American Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bone

Murano Vase 1970-1980 Artistic Murano Glass, Signed
Located in Epfach, DE
Murano vase, artistic Murano glass with colored stripes, signed Measures: Height 39cm.
Category

European Other Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass

1990s Spanish Hand Carved Wooden Painted Mermaid Sculpture
Located in Malaga, ES
Vintage 1990s Spanish hand carved wooden painted mermaid sculpture, reminiscent of a boats figurehead.
Category

Spanish Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Pair of Hand Thrown Earthenware Icelandic Vessels
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Pair of hand thrown earthenware Icelandic vessels, signed "Butt Vases" Glaze, Unglazed.
Category

Icelandic Scandinavian Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Earthenware

20th Cebtury Italian Big Sterling Silver Letter Opener
Located in VALENZA, IT
Large, completely handmade, sterling silver letter opener. Perfect for a prestigious desk. The blade is smooth while the hand is embossed by hand on both sides with scrolls and fl...
Category

Italian Other Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Sterling Silver

Vintage Mexican Abalone Shell Decorative Picture Frame
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Vintage Mexican Abalone shell decorative picture frame. Size: 3.5"W x 4.25"H x .50"D.  
Category

Mexican Bohemian Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Silver Plate

Mid-Century Industrial Aluminum Umbrella Stand Holder
Located in Atlanta, GA
Elegant Mid-Century modernist aluminum umbrella stand, holder. Industrial Machine Age design with large double round shape and removable inserts. No visible maker's mark. Measuremen...
Category

American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal, Aluminum

Vintage “Raindrops” Standing Tree Sculpture by Curtis Jeré circa 1970s
Located in St. Louis, MO
Vintage “Raindrops” tree sculpture by Curtis Jeré circa 1970s. This standing floor sculpture is constructed with natural tree branches, which have been painted gold, and decorated wi...
Category

Unknown Hollywood Regency Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Japanese Rifle Tabletop Lighter
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Unique vintage table lighter in the shape of a rifle. Made in Japan. Great details like wood grain on the rifle butt and a scope. SMR Japan sticker on base of rifle. Cool tobacco acc...
Category

Japanese Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal

Hand Wrought Brass & Mother Of Pearl Table Set
Located in Chicago, IL
Elegantly designed pairs of brass candlesticks and salt & pepper shakers, with inlaid mother of pearl designs.
Category

Indian Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Alberto Dona 1980 Blue Red Yellow Green Murano Glass Aquarium Round Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
This aquarium sculpture in blown Murano glass is signed by Alberto Dona', of flat round shape, decorated with three tridimensional colorful fishes amongst bubbles rising from a blue ...
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Italian Organic Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Silver Leaf

Small Tan and Brown Southwest Style Round Woven Decorative Basket
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Small tan and brown Southwest Style round woven decorative basket. Size: 5.5"D x 3.5"H.
Category

American Navajo Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Natural Fiber

Pair of Marble Vases by Giuliani Lazzotti, Castigliani Turin, Italy, 1980s
By Giuliani Lazzotti
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Pair of vases by Giuliani Lazzotti, Castigliani Turin, Italy, 1980s Marble 5.5 by 7 in. 5.5 by 5 in.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Marble

'Disco Dog' Mirrored Figure of Seated Great Dane with Collar
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
'Disco Dog' mirrored figure of seated great dane with collar An ambitious work of countless inlaid mosaic mirror covering a seated dog with glass eyes, wearing a 'Sapphire' mirrored...
Category

Modern Late 20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Composition

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