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18th Century and Earlier Sculptures

Swedish 18th Century Dala Horse, Origin, Sweden, circa 1750
Swedish 18th Century Dala Horse, Origin, Sweden...
Antique 18th Century Swedish Folk Art Toys
Leather, Wood, Paint
A Swedish 18th century dala horse, origin: Sweden, circa 1750. Hand-carved horse, from one piece of wood, including charming carved details such as the eyes and nose; original 18th ...
Enormous Megalodon Shark Tooth Fossil
Enormous Megalodon Shark Tooth Fossil
Antique 15th Century and Earlier American Natural Specimens
A huge, 6 1/2 inch Megalodon (Carcharocles megalodon) shark tooth, dating to 25 – 2 million years before the present day. It's hard to comprehend that this enormous serrated toot...
18th Century Pair of English Table Pedestals with Marble Tops
18th Century Pair of English Table Pedestals wi...
Antique 18th Century English Pedestals
Marble, Pine
A pair of intricately carved 18th century English pine pedestal bases with traces of original gesso and original inset carrara marble tops. Circa 1780. Originally, these pedestals we...
Medieval Gritstone Water Stoop, English, circa 1300-1400
Medieval Gritstone Water Stoop, English, circa ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier British Medieval Sculptures and Carvings
Sandstone
Medieval Gritstone water stoup, English, circa 1300-1400. The water stoup with deep recess to the top and sculpted face to the front with the mouth used as a spout.
17th Century Dutch Golden Age Carving of the Swan Knight
17th Century Dutch Golden Age Carving of the Sw...
Antique 17th Century Dutch Medieval Wall-mounted Sculptures
Oak
This fantastic carved panel can be dated to roughly the second half of the 1600's, a period in which the Netherlands became a dominant global seafaring power. The region experienced ...
Polychrome Sculpture of the 17th Century, from the Castilian Area
Polychrome Sculpture of the 17th Century, from ...
Antique 16th Century Spanish Religious Items
Wood
High-quality polychrome sculpture of the 17th century, from the Castilian area. Magnificent state of conservation, great quality of carving and stew.      
Pyrite Monumental Sculpture Specimen on Travertine Marble Stand
Pyrite Monumental Sculpture Specimen on Travert...
Mother Nature
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Abstract Sculptures
A very large pyrite specimen on a travertine marble stand. Quite interesting, mother nature master hand at its best,. Location where mined unknown. The specimen is 13" by 12" by 10" ...
Pre Columbian Gold Shaman with Monkeys Pendant Diquís A.D. 1000-1500
Pre Columbian Gold Shaman with Monkeys Pendant ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Figurative Sc...
Gold
Pre Columbian Costa Rican Gold Shaman pendant Diquís Delta Area A.D. 1000-1500 Gold weight 66 grams Measures: Height 2.5 inches Width 3.5 inches With posture defiantly fronta...
Porcelain Figurine of Mother and Childrens, Hand Painted 18th Century, Meissen
Porcelain Figurine of Mother and Childrens, Han...
Meissen Porcelain
Antique Mid-18th Century German Classical Roman Figurative Sculptures
Porcelain
A figurine of a mother and two children, the girl playing the flute German, Meissen, mid-18th century, marked for Meissen, porcelain, Germany with double crossed swords in under-gl...
COSTA Rica Pre Columbian Jade Axe Avian Celt God Pendant
COSTA Rica Pre Columbian Jade Axe Avian Celt Go...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Animal Sculpt...
Jade
Pre-Columbian Jade COSTA Rican Avian Effigy pendant Atlantic Watershed 500AD- 1500AD Measures: Length 9.75 inches Width 1.15 inches Depth .75 inch Very nice COSTA Rican jade...
Costa Rica Jade Avian Axe God Celt Pendant Pre Columbian, 500 AD-1500 AD
Costa Rica Jade Avian Axe God Celt Pendant Pre ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Costa Rican Pre-Columbian Animal Sculpt...
Jade
Pre-Columbian Jade Costa Rican Avian Effigy pendant Atlantic Watershed 500 AD-1500 AD Measures: Length 6.25 inches Width 1.2 inches Depth .8 inch Very nice Costa Rican jade ...
Fossil Steppe Bison Horn with Skull Piece 'Bison Priscus'
Fossil Steppe Bison Horn with Skull Piece 'Biso...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Mongolian Prehistoric Natural Specimens
Horn
Fossil Steppe Bison Horn with skull piece (Bison Priscus) A fosile of a Steppe Bison Horn, Bison Priscus. The Bison Priscus lived in the Pleistocene between 10.000 and 250.000 year...
English Salt Glazed Pottery Lion Mid-18th Century
Antique Mid-18th Century English Folk Art Animal Sculptures
Stoneware
Salt glazed pottery figure of a lion made in England in the mid-18th Century. The body is covered in a beautiful smoky gray colored salt glaze. The figure was slip-cast and has shar...
Santos Sculpture, circa 1790
Antique 1790s Italian Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Santos sculpture, circa 1790 Includes incredible detailing with carved features, hand painted elements and a beautiful patina.
Crinoid Fossil from Morocco, about 450 Million ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Moroccan Natural Specimens
Stone
Crinoids, also known as sea lilies, are members of the Echinodermata phylum along with starfish and sea urchins. Our Crinoid plate fossil is from Morocco, where we have an old friend...
Moroccan Crinoid Fossil about 450 Million Years...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Moroccan Natural Specimens
Stone
Moroccan fossil named Crinoid, which are about 450 million years old. Crinoid fossils, or sea lilies are members of the Echinodermata phylum. Our Crinoid fossil plate was dug up in M...
Bronze Cherub and Vulture Fountain Head Sculptu...
Antique Late 18th Century English Mounted Objects
Bronze
A very rare antique bronze fountain fitting mounted on a later purpose made wooden base with a detachable winged cherub seated on the back of a vulture like bird with its wings raise...
Silvered Bronze Sculpture Skull, Sicily, 18th C...
Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
A sculpture representing a human skull in silver plated bronze, Sicily, 18th century called also Vanity. Vanity: allegorical representation of death, passage of time, emptiness of p...
19th Century French Ormolu on Bronze Study of a...
Antique Mid-18th Century French Grand Tour Animal Sculptures
Bronze
Stunning 19th century French ormolu on bronze study of an eagle attacking a snake on a marble base. Very fine quality, 6.5 inches high x 10 inches wide, weighing 3.7 kilos , a perfe...
Extraordinary 17th Century Panel of a European ...
Antique 17th Century English Figurative Sculptures
Mahogany
Possibly unique this thick mahogany panel depicts a European in late 16th or early 17th century costume with plumed hat brandishing a tomahawk on a background of punch work. The Algo...
Ancient Roman Marble Figure of Venus Pudica, 15...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier European Classical Roman Figurative Scu...
Marble
A Roman marble statuette of Venus Pudica (modest Venus), dating to the 1st-2nd century AD. Sensitively carved from fine, white marble, depicting the goddess nude with her weight o...
Extremely Rare Giant Fossilised Lily Pad
Antique 15th Century and Earlier American Decorative Art
An extremely rare giant fossilized lily pad from the Green River Formation, dating to the Eocene, approximately 50 million years before present. Miraculously preserved as a large,...
18th Century Carved Wood Female Figure Kneeling...
Antique 18th Century French Figurative Sculptures
Wood
An 18th century French carved wood female figure. This French figure of hand-carved wood features a female figure, draped in gown, kneeling in prayer like position with her palms clo...
18th Century Giltwood Sculpture of a Female Nude
Michelangelo Buonarroti
Antique Mid-18th Century French Neoclassical Mounted Objects
Bronze, Giltwood
This giltwood sculpture was carved in the round, probably in southern France or northern Italy in the 1760s. Her pronounced musculature speaks to the ongoing influence of Michelange...
Exceptional Classical Greek Terracotta Head of ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Classical Greek Busts
Terracotta
An exceptional classical Greek terracotta from Tarentum, South Italy, circa 4th century BC. Depicting a youth with slender neck, the oval face subtly inclined to the left, the sen...
Early 18th Century Italian Carved Polychromed S...
Antique Early 18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures
Marble, Oak
This antique baroque colorful carved figure of Saint (probably Jesus) was created in Italy. Crafted, circa 1720, the tall hand carved sculpture depicts our Lord with glass eyes, stan...
Pair of 18th Century Italian Carved Polychrome ...
Antique Late 18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures
Gold Leaf, Wood, Paint
This beautiful pair of antique carved figurines was created in Italy, circa 1780. The tall sculptures depict two chubby cherubs standing on carved gilt bases with acanthus leaf decor...
Medieval Tudor Rose Oak Ceiling Boss, English
Antique 16th Century British Gothic Sculptures and Carvings
Oak
Large medieval Henry VII/Henry VIII Tudor oak ceiling boss, English, circa 1485-1530. Boldly carved from the solid in three distinctive tiers as a Tudor rose with five petal seede...
Medieval Limestone Head
Antique 15th Century and Earlier British Gothic Busts
Limestone
Small mid to late 15th century limestone male head, English, circa 1470-1500. The Oolitic limestone head carved in full relief with curling hair, mustachioed face and bold eyes. M...
Elizabethan Oak Angel Panel, English, circa 158...
Antique 16th Century British Renaissance Figurative Sculptures
Oak
Late Elizabethan oak angel panel, English, circa 1580 - 1600 The relief carved winged angel set within a wavy chip carved border, with good rich, dark patination.
Tudor Pre Reformation Yew Panels, English, circ...
Antique 16th Century British Renaissance Figurative Sculptures
Yew
Rare set of four English Tudor Pre Reformation Yew panels, circa 1500-1540. The four panels carved in high relief depicting St Veronica with the face of Christ, The Annunciation w...
16th Century Boxwood Carving of St Joseph, Antw...
Antique 16th Century Belgian Renaissance Figurative Sculptures
Boxwood
Late 16th century boxwood carving of St Joseph, Flemish - Antwerp, circa 1580 - 1600. The highly patinated figure of St Joseph with the Christ child carrying a basket. Provenan...
Romanesque Green Man Water Spout, Anglo Norman,...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier English Other Figurative Sculptures
Limestone
Rare Romanesque green man water spout, Anglo Norman, circa 1150. The relief carved Caen stone green man head with boldly detailed eyes and gaping toothed mouth. With foliate decor...
Romanesque 'Labours of the Months' Capital, Fre...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier French Medieval Figurative Sculptures
Limestone
Late Romanesque Limestone capital, French, circa 1150-1250. The tapered Capital carved in high relief to three sides with scenes from the ‘Labours Of The Months’. A seated monk wa...
Medieval Oak Corbel of a Satyr, English, circa ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier British Gothic Sculptures and Carvings
Mid-late 15th century oak corbel bracket of a satyr. The bearded sylvan deity, half man and half goat, with crossed arms, goats legs and hooves. Originally a corbel or buttress br...
Medieval Limestone Commemorative Stone Marker, ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier British Gothic Mounted Objects
Limestone
Mid 15th to 16th century Commemorative stone marker The Carboniferous fossil Limestone panel depicting a Medieval Cog sailing ship, with central divide flanked by part of a carved...
17th Century Carved Oak Wall Brackets, Archbish...
Antique Mid-17th Century English Gothic Political and Patriotic Memorabilia
Oak
A superb pair of 17th century and later carved oak wall brackets with original wall mounting iron pegs in the top. They appear to depict Charles 1st on one and Archbishop William Lau...
18th Century Polychrome Figure of a Venetian Ca...
Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures
Hardwood
18th century Polychrome figure of a Venetian carved wood and gesso Blackamoor figure. This is an impressive almost life-size sculpture in a standing pose. A beautifully polychromed ...
Pedestal, Polychromed and Gilded Wood, 17th Cen...
Unknown
Antique 17th Century European Baroque Figurative Sculptures
Paint, Wood
Base of rectangular base raised on circular legs made in carved wood, which has a series of smooth golden moldings flanking up and down a polychrome frieze with plant elements in sym...
Italian 18th Century White Carrara Marble Statu...
Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures
Carrara Marble
A stunning Italian 18th century white Carrara marble statue of a bathing maiden. The beautiful maiden is siting on a finely sculpted rock with beautiful foliate movements on the side...

Pair of Derby Figures of Birds, 18th Century

By Royal Crown Derby Porcelain
Pair of Derby Figures of Birds, 18th Century
Royal Crown Derby Porcelain
Antique Late 18th Century English Rococo Animal Sculptures
Porcelain
A pair of late 18th century Derby porcelain life-size figures of goldfinches. The goldfinch is an exquisite little bird with a beautiful high-pitched song. Each bird is shown perched...
Pair of Chinese Export Figural Candleholders, c...
Antique Late 18th Century Chinese Figurative Sculptures
Porcelain
Pair of Chinese Export figural candleholders, circa 1775.
17th century Louis XIV Stone Sculpture of Playi...
Antique Late 17th Century French Louis XIV Statues
Limestone
An important and very charming stone group of a child watching over his sleeping companion, in the spirit of the "Marmousets" along the "Allee d'Eau" and the sculptures of children a...
Italian 18th Century Carved Angel with Gilded W...
Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures
Wood
An Italian 18th century angel statue with nice aging. This carved wood table top statue of an angel features gilded wings and sash, wrapped around his shoulder and waist. The angel i...
Dazzling Opalescent Ammonite Fossil
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Canadian Natural Specimens
One of the most beautiful fossils known to man; ammonites from the Bearpaw Formation occasionally turn into an astonishing multicolored gemstone. The colour and preservation of this ...
Large Prehistoric Neolithic Flint Axe, 4000 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier French Prehistoric Abstract Sculptures
A large Neolithic thin-butted flint axe found in Mauprévoir, France, circa 4000-3000 BC. Knapped from a block of pinkish brown stone with a white grey streak on one side and with ...
Large Antique Polychromed Wood Statue of a Bish...
Antique 17th Century German Figurative Sculptures
Fabric, Glass, Wood, Paint
This 64 inch high antique statue of a Bishop dates to circa 1650 and is German in origin. Starting in the 15th and 16th centuries, there was a large demand for ecclesiastical carving...
18th Century Italian Baroque Wooden Panel with ...
Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Great Baroque panel with traces of original color, Italy, circa 1750. Weathered. Measurement includes the base.
Pair of Lacquered and Painted Wood Blackamoor S...
Unknown
Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Louis XV Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Pair of lacquered and painted wood blackamoor sculptures, Venice, 18th century. Carved wood, lacquered and painted in polychrome. Bases in imitation of rock, removable trays.
French 18th Century Baroque Painted Wooden Madonna
Antique 18th Century French Baroque Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Beautiful baroque Madonna with stunning color, France, circa 1750. Weathered, small losses. Measurement includes the base.
Venetian Sculpture in Carved and Painted Wood, ...
Unknown
Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Louis XV Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Table sculpture in carved, lacquered and painted wood, depicting "Hercules and lion of Nemea". Venice, 18th century.
19th Century Italian Marble Claw
Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures
Marble
Beautiful marble fragment, Italy, circa 1750. Great to use as a paper weight. Weathered.
Venetian Sculpture in Golden Wood, Hercules and...
Unknown
Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Louis XV Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Golden and carved wood sculpture depicting "Hercules and lion of Nemea". Venice, 18th century.
Virgin and Child in Majesty Called "Sedes Sapie...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier European Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Origin: South of France or Catalonia  Period: Late 12th-early 13th century  Measures: Height 75.5 cm Width 22.5 cm Depth 19 cm Good remnants of polychromy In the middle o...
French 18th Century Folk Art Iron Weathervane
Antique 18th Century French Folk Art Weathervanes
Iron
Beautiful and rare French weathervane. Hunter with its dog, France, circa 1750. Weathered, small losses and old repairs. Measurement includes the base.
Large Brazilian Amethyst Geode on Black Marble ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Brazilian Prehistoric Natural Specimens
Amethyst, Marble
A large solid piece of Brazilian amethyst geode mounted on a beveled black marble base measuring 8" x 10". The specimen itself measures: 3"D x 9" W x 10.5" H. Amethysts are from t...
Pair of Chinese Buddhist Carved Stone Guardian ...
Antique 17th Century Chinese Ming Sculptures and Carvings
Stone
A pair of Chinese Buddhist carved stone lions from the Ming dynasty. Sitting on their hind legs on a rectangular platform, the stylized lions are -hand-carved out of a rectangular bl...
Andrianna Shamaris Petrified Wood Slab
Andrianna Shamaris
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Organic Modern Sculptures and Carvings
Wood, Reclaimed Wood, Petrified Wood
Rare indigo and white with exposed natural crystal on this stunning petrified wood slab. We source the highest quality petrified wood available. Each piece is hand-selected and hi...
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