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U.S War Department Commissioning Pennant with 13 Stars
EXTREMELY RARE U.S. WAR DEPARTMENT COMMISSIONING PENNANT WITH 13 STARS, A REVERSAL OF THE U.S. NAVY COLOR SCHEME, TWENTY-FOUR FEET ON THE FLY, SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR - WWI ERA (1898-19...
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20th Century American Historical Memorabilia

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Wool

Jimi Hendrix Original Vintage Concert Handbill Poster, Seattle, 1968
An original concert handbill by Seattle rock photographer Saulius Pempe for a performance by the Jimi Hendrix Experience at the Seattle Center Coliseum on Friday 6th September, 1968,...
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1960s American Post-Modern Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Twelve Dinner Plates from Admiral Lord Bridport’s Seagoing Silver Service
Twelve dinner plates from Admiral Lord Bridport’s seagoing silver service, 1785-1787 Each of these twelve George III circular silver dinner plates, by Andrew Fogelberg & Stephen G...
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1780s English Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Silver

19th Century Belgium Set of Iron Tons, Educational Teaching Measures of Capacity
Set of antique iron measure of capacity ton for educational use. Beautifully aged, slightly rusty patina but still very robust. The white letters are hand painted on the black pa...
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Late 19th Century Belgian Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Iron

34 Star American flag, Updated to 39 Stars, with Stars in a Great Star Pattern
34 STARS IN A WHIMSICAL RENDITION OF THE GREAT STAR PATTERN, ON A CIVIL WAR PERIOD FLAG WITH A CORNFLOWER BLUE CANTON, UPDATED TO 39 STARS IN 1876 34 star American national flag wit...
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1870s American Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Cotton

Vintage Foster Wheeler Corporation Heavy Brass Steam Generator Plaque
A vintage Foster Wheeler Corporation solid bronze "Steam Generator" Plaque circa 1920-1960. The plaque is embossed with "Steam Generator, Foster Wheeler Corporation, Livingston, N.J....
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1920s American Industrial Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Bronze

World War I French Trench Artillery Brass Shell Casing Vases, Dated 1915
Decorate a man's office or a study display shelf with this pair of antique trench art shell vases. Made of brass and dated 1915 on the bottom, the artillery shell casing vases featur...
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Early 20th Century French Historical Memorabilia

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Brass

19th Century Dutch Polychrome Painted Wooden Funerary Hatchment or Rouwbord
Beautiful heavy, blackened wood 19th century Dutch painted wooden funerary hatchment or rouwbord. A Hatchment, or in Dutch a Rouwbord, is a black mostly diamond-shaped wooden panel ...
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Mid-19th Century Dutch Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Wood

Great Britain's Rarest Stamps Collection
We are delighted to be in the privileged position to present you the defining collection of the rarest philatelic treasures from Great Britain. Building the collection took years...
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Early 19th Century Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

'Cannabis' Original Vintage French Movie Poster by Georges Allard, 1970
By Georges Allard
Located in London, GB
A racy country of origin poster for the 1970 crime thriller 'Cannabis' starring Serge Gainsbourg as a hitman for the American mafia who meets the pretty daughter of a wealthy diploma...
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1970s French Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

'Frankenstein' Original Vintage Movie Poster, Belgian, 1950s
A spine chilling Belgian poster for a 1950s re-release of the Classic 1931 Universal horror 'Frankenstein,' the most iconic of the many film adaptations of Mary Shelley's chilling Go...
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Mid-20th Century Belgian Mid-Century Modern Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Audrey Hepburn 'My Fair Lady' Original Vintage Movie Poster, Czech, 1967
By Zdenek Kaplan
Located in London, GB
Although Western films were shown during the soviet era in the communist bloc, American publicity materials were banned, allowing the state-commissioned artists to operate with total...
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1960s Czech Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

'Batman' Original Vintage US One Sheet Movie Poster, 1966
"For the first time on the motion picture screen in color!" A fabulously kitsch and colorful US One Sheet poster for the first full length feature film of the DC Comics character Bat...
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1960s American Post-Modern Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Mills Dewey-Chicago Triplet Slot Machine
By Mills Novelty Company
Located in New Orleans, LA
An astonishing artifact of Americana, this Dewey-Chicago triplet floor model slot machine is the only one of its kind known to exist today. Created by the Mills Novelty Company of Ch...
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Early 20th Century American Other Historical Memorabilia

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Brass

Collection of Catalogs 1925 Paris Decorative Arts Expo
An important collection of 11 various catalogs from the 1925 Partis Decorative Arts Exposition, including a large edition of iron works, the “Pavillion of Excellence” the Polish, Cze...
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Early 20th Century French Art Deco Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

19th Century Habsburg Roe Trophies on Polychrome Plaques with Habsburg Wappen
An extraordinary group of trophies attributed to the Habsburg Family, these antique Roe Trophies hung in Eckartsau Castle, a favorite hunting schloss of the Habsburg family, in the S...
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Late 19th Century Austrian Black Forest Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Bone, Antler, Wood

Kjøbenhavns Telefon Aktieselskab (KTAS) Wall Phone Scandinavia 19th-20th Century
By Kjøbenhavns Telefon Aktieselskab
Located in Madrid, ES
Kjøbenhavns Telefon Aktieselskab (KTAS) wall phone. Scandinavia, late 19th-early 20th century. Wall phone from the company Kjøbenhavns Telefon (later known as Kjøbenhavns Telefon Ak...
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Early 20th Century Scandinavian Other Historical Memorabilia

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Other

Antique Rockingham Treacle Glazed Lord Wellington Character or Toby Jug
By Rockingham Pottery Company
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This antique character or toby jug is unmarked, but being attributed to the Rockingham Pottery Company of England and presumed to have been made in circa 1852. The jug commemorates t...
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Mid-19th Century English Early Victorian Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Pottery, Pottery

'Duchesse de Richmond' French Limoges Enamel Portrait Plaque
'Duchesse de Richmond' French Limoges enamel portrait plaque French 19th century Height 22cm, width 16cm, depth 2cm This exquisite Limoges enamel plaque is based on a painting o...
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19th Century French Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Bronze, Enamel, Ormolu

The Beatles 'A Hard Day's Night' Vintage Australian Daybill Movie Poster, 1964
A stunning stone lithography poster for The Beatles' first full-length feature film "A Hard Day's Night," which followed the fab four over an anarchic 36 hours in London at the heigh...
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1960s Australian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

42 Star, Washington Statehood, in a Wave Configuration of Lineal Columns
42 STARS IN A WAVE CONFIGURATION OF LINEAL COLUMNS, NEVER AN OFFICIAL STAR COUNT, 1889-1890, WASHINGTON STATEHOOD 42 star American parade flag, printed on cotton. The stars are arr...
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Late 19th Century American Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Cotton

Antique 19th Century Banker's Coin Change Register
This charming antique coin change checkout register brings a taste of the past. With beautiful wood and interesting form, this piece makes a wonderful and creative decorative stateme...
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Mid-19th Century American Early Victorian Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Wood

Handmade Baronial Crest Plaque on Solid Wood
Hand painted crest on solid wood. Made in North America. Measures 35"W x 36"H x 1.75"D.
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2010s Historical Memorabilia

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Wood

Invasion of the Body Snatchers, Black & White Movie Theatre Poster, 1956
Invasion of the Body Snatchers, black & white movie theatre poster, 1956 A rare poster, color versions are available, black and white posters are scarce. This poster for the groundb...
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1950s North American Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Plywood, Paper

Antique Victorian Novelty Sterling Silver Tabletop Burner with Cigar Cutter
By Susannah Brasted
Located in Braintree, GB
Antique Victorian novelty sterling silver tabletop burner with cigar cutter on wooden base Maker : Susannah Brasted Made in London 1888 Fully hallmarked. Has engraving - "Prese...
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1880s British Victorian Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Sterling Silver

1950s Midcentury Shortwave Radio by Phillips
By Phillips
Located in San Diego, CA
This cool vintage original radio shortwave by Phillips, circa 1950s with bakelite knobs in cream color case, the radio works but it takes a while to warm up due to bulbs, we are sell...
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20th Century North American Mid-Century Modern Historical Memorabilia

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Bakelite

Thermometer, 1950s Atlas Perma-Guard Anti Freeze
By Unknown
Located in Cookeville, TN
Unique thermometer from the 1950s. Atlas Perma-Guard Anti-Freeze thermometer. Thermometer is accurate. Absolutely a beautiful piece for a man’s garage or even beautiful hanging in yo...
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Mid-20th Century American Country Historical Memorabilia

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Steel

Joe DiMaggio Silver Presentation Tray by Cartier
By Cartier
Located in New Orleans, LA
Made for one of the most celebrated sports figures of the 20th century, this incredible Cartier presentation tray was gifted to the baseball star Joe DiMaggio by the New York Yankees...
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20th Century French Other Historical Memorabilia

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Silver

Framed Napoleonic Government Documents
This historically significant collection of letters is from the Ministers and trusted Generals serving Napoleon Bonaparte during his reign as the French Emperor from 1804-1814, and t...
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Early 19th Century French Other Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

"The United States from the Latest Authorities" Antique Wall Map, 1835
This is a 1835 map of “The United States from the Latest Authorities” by Ezra Strong. A hand-colored engraved wall map of the eastern half of the United States, this map has a large ...
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1830s American Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

"Concours D'Elegance Limousines De Voyage" Hermès Silk Scarf by Oliver
By Hermès
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Presented is a vintage Hermes scarf by American artist Kermit Oliver, circa 2009. The scarf features the design "Concours D'Elegance Limousines De Voyage." The scarf features a wide ...
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21st Century and Contemporary French Historical Memorabilia

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Silk

"Marquis De Lafayette" Hermès Silk Scarf by Kermit Oliver, 2007
By Hermès
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Shown here is a vintage Hermès silk scarf from 2007. The scarf was designed by American artist Kermit Oliver and depicts the "Marquis De Lafayette." The scarf was produced in commemo...
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21st Century and Contemporary French Historical Memorabilia

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Silk

Pink Floyd "The Wall" Original Vintage Tour Poster for Dortmund, Germany, 1981
A tour poster for a series of performances of The Wall by Pink Floyd at the Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Germany, from 13-19th February 1981. Based on a narrative concept by Roger Water...
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1980s German Post-Modern Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Belgian Iron Combination Safe by L. Duvilers
This Belgian cast-iron safe represents an important precursor to the modern combination lock. Crafted by the important makers L. Duvilers, the 19th century safe features a state-of-t...
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19th Century Belgian Baroque Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Iron

Chinese Golden Lotus Gourd Water Dipper, circa 1900
This most unusual water dipper is made of a natural gourd, ringed at the base and lip with polished hard wood. This particular gourd resembles the shape of a “golden lotus,” one of a...
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Late 19th Century Chinese Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Other

Set of Six Chinese Bound-Foot Lotus Slippers, circa 1850
Each of these pointed slippers, crafted of beautifully embroidered silk, were shaped to resemble a lotus bud and enhanced the diminutive shape of bound feet. A practice that began in...
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Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Cotton, Silk

Rare, Patriotic Silk Kerchief of the Civil War Era
EXTREMELY RARE, PATRIOTIC, SILK KERCHIEF OF THE CIVIL WAR PERIOD, MADE IN LONDON FOR THE AMERICAN MARKET IN 1861 BY FOSTER & PORTER, WITH IMAGERY THAT CENTERS ON A SMOKING CANNON, BE...
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1860s English Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Silk

20th Century Art Deco Brass Plated National Cash Register from Denmark, 1920s
By National Cash Register Co.
Located in Roma, IT
Cash register first half of the 20th century, model 592X with 4 cases. Fantastic, each case has a different bell, so that the owner could always know who the cashier was and which ca...
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1920s American Art Deco Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Brass

Rare French Bronze Bust of William Shakespeare by Carrier Belleuse and Pinedo
Rare French bronze bust of William Shakespeare by Carrier Belleuse and Pinedo, circa 1870. Signed - A. Carrier-Belleuse Paris and inscribed PINEDO fondeur, on a red marble base. ...
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Early 19th Century French Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Marble, Bronze

Huffy Beach Cruiser Bike by Coca-Cola
By Coca Cola Bottling Co.
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Hard to find for they were given out only to a select few distributors of the beverage. In excellent original condition. Large and comfortable seat. Ride with style.
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Late 20th Century American Industrial Historical Memorabilia

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Chrome, Nickel, Steel

Jimi Hendrix Original Vintage Concert Handbill Poster, Ft. Worth, Texas, 1970
A striking handbill for a performance by Jimi Hendrix at the Will Rogers Coliseum in Ft. Worth, Texas, on 9th May 1970, during The Cry of Love Tour. The concert was a makeup show for...
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1970s American Post-Modern Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Judy Garland Original Vintage Concert Poster by Seymour Chwast, 1968
By Seymour Chwast
Located in London, GB
A bright and colorful poster designed by renowned American graphic artist Seymour Chwast for a performance by Judy Garland at the Lincoln Center Philharmonic Hall, New York, on Sunda...
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1960s American Modern Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Rolling Stones 'Gimme Shelter' Original Vintage Movie Poster, American, 1970
Often hailed as one of the greatest rock films ever made, the Maysles brothers 1970 documentary 'Gimme Shelter' followed the last few weeks of The Rolling Stones 1969 US Tour, culmin...
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1970s American Post-Modern Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Marilyn Monroe 'Bus Stop' Original Vintage Movie Poster, American, 1956
A Classic US one sheet poster for the 1956 romantic comedy 'Bus Stop' starring Marilyn Monroe as saloon singer Cherie, kidnapped by a love-struck cowboy. Although Marilyn's performan...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Buzz Aldrin "We Came in Peace" Signed Apollo 11 Photograph
Presented is a signed color photograph of astronaut Buzz Aldrin during the Apollo XI Mission. In this NASA photograph, Aldrin, the lunar module pilot, walks on the surface of the Moo...
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Late 20th Century American Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

"Geographically Correct Map of the United States" Vintage Map, circa 1940
This large map of the United States was issued by Rand McNally and Company on behalf of the Union Pacific Railroad. The map embraces the whole of the United States, illustrating the ...
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1940s American Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

Civil War Union Solider in Full Dress, Sword & Cannon, Union Gutta Percha Case
Civil War portrait, union solider in landscape in 'Union' Gutta Percha case Rare and unusual, the Ambrotype of a Union solider, in full uniform, with sword, standing next to a canno...
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19th Century North American High Victorian Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Glass

Daguerreotype Portrait of Two Men Embracing, Smoking with Ties and Top Hats
Sixth plate Daguerreotype Portrait of two seated cigar smoking, embracing young men wearing top hats, Western bow ties and , in original pressed-paper/leather case. Measures: Case ...
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19th Century North American Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Leather, Glass

19th Century Ambrotype of a Young Male Student/ Writer, Gutta Percha Case
19th century ambrotype of a young male student/ writer, gutta percha case An unidentified well dressed standing young man, with pen in hand, in beautiful gutta percha Measures: Cas...
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19th Century North American Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Glass

US Army Jeep Hood
World War 2 Jeep hood in original paint has stories to tell.   
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1940s American Industrial Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Metal

Kriegsmarine Battleship Deck Mounted Binoculars Carl Zeis Jena 10 x 80 -20°
By Carl Zeiss
Located in Eindhoven, NL
Fully polished German Kriegsmarine binoculars that were used on German warships in World War II as anti-aircraft guns and as observation viewers The lenses are coated, which gives a...
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1940s German Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Metal, Aluminum, Brass

Hyman G. Rickover Signed Letter to Robert L. Michaels, 1972
Presented is an original typed and signed letter from Vice Admiral Rickover to Robert L. Michaels, dated January 31, 1972, regarding the capabilities of U.S. nuclear-powered submarin...
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1970s American Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Paper

1806 Printed Linen Kerchief Glorifying George Washington, Germantown, Penn
EXTRAORDINARILY EARLY (1806) PRINTED LINEN KERCHIEF GLORIFYING GEORGE WASHINGTON, PRINT WORKS, GERMANTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA Printed in blue ink on coarse, white linen, this patriotic k...
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Early 1800s American Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Cotton

Kurt Cobain Authentic Strand of Hair
Nirvana was the defining band of the 1990s, rising from humble beginnings to super stardom between 1987 and 1994. Frontman Kurt Cobain’s death at 27 proved the tragic end to an immen...
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1990s Historical Memorabilia

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Organic Material

Exceptional Large Votes for Women Banner in Violet & Green, Made in Hartford, CT
EXCEPTIONAL, LARGE, VOTES FOR WOMEN BANNER IN VIOLET AND GREEN, MADE IN HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT, PROBABLY COMMISSIONED BY HARRIOT EATON STANTON BLATCH'S "WOMEN'S POLITICAL UNION," CIRC...
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1910s American Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Canvas

19th Century Chinese Red Soup Spoon
This 19th century porcelain soup spoon was likely used as an everyday eating utensil. Used in China as early as the Shang dynasty (1600-1046 B.C.), spoons predated chopsticks and rem...
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Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Antique Historical Memorabilia

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Porcelain

1979, Old Danish Train Bronze Sign
By Unknown
Located in Esbjerg, DK
A very heavy and patinated bronze sign with raised numerals of the year 1979. The sign is handmade in thick stock and weighs in around 8 kg. The provenance Railroad related. A more p...
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1970s Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Historical Memorabilia

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Bronze

Attractive Collection of 100 Antique Swedish Leather-Bound Books
An attractive collection of 100 Swedish antique leather-bound books. This set of 1920s literature books from Sweden are wrapped in leather-bound covers, comprised of varying rich, wa...
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Early 20th Century Swedish Historical Memorabilia

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Paper, Leather

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