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Place of Origin: French
Early 19th Century French Gilt Bronze and Mother of Pearl Ceremonial Sword
Located in Fayetteville, AR
This early nineteenth century ceremonial dress sword features a gilt bronze guard with the profile of Louis XVIII flanked by fleur de lys. Presumably owned by a Frenchman sympathetic...
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Early 19th Century Restauration Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Bronze, Iron

French Louis Philippe Miniature Sample Commode
Located in Winter Park, FL
A French Louis Philippe style miniature commode, or sample chest made of beautiful book matched veneer of walnut. Four dovetailed drawers with blue velvet lined interior. Original br...
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Early 20th Century Louis Philippe French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Walnut

Diminutive Grand Tour Bronze Architectural Model of the Arch de Triumph
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Diminutive Grand Tour Bronze Architectural Model of the Arch de Triumph Of small scale, intricately cast and modeled, with lift top, on a oval black marble base.
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19th Century Grand Tour Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Belgian Black Marble, Bronze

Mid-Century French Louis XV Carved Giltwood Wall Barometer
Located in Dallas, TX
This elegant, antique Louis XV barometer was crafted in Paris, France, circa 1960. Square in shape, the wall piece features the original hand painted parchment paper barometer with F...
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Mid-20th Century Louis XV French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Giltwood

Cocktail Recipes Book by Jean Lupoiu Rare 1948 Edition
By Jean Lupoiu
Located in Atlanta, GA
Rare Jean Lupoiu cocktail book, early edition from 1948. 135 pages of cocktail recipes, some extremely famous and others to re-discover, a great addition for all barware lovers. In...
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1940s Art Deco Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Paper

1940s Jaeger Desk Top Barometer and Thermometer
By Jaeger & Co.
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
1940s French Jaeger Baromètre and thermometer. Good vintage condition.
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1940s Mid-Century Modern Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Brass

Gilt Bronze Catholic Church Poor Box
Located in Guaynabo, PR
A gilt bronze Catholic Church poor box built as a pentagon. Its ceiling is adorned with a budded cross that symbolizes the Trinity. The box was usually located by the door in order f...
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19th Century Medieval Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Bronze

Frédéric Bazille and the Birth of Impressionism, 1st Ed Catalog Raisonné
Located in valatie, NY
Frédéric Bazille (1841-1870) and the Birth of Impressionism, by Michel Hilaire and Paul Perrin. Published by American Friends of Musée d'Orsay (Paris), 2016. 1st Ed Catalog Raisonné ...
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21st Century and Contemporary French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Paper

Cartier Panther Photo Album
By Cartier, Must De Cartier
Located in North Hollywood, CA
This is a circa 1980s original Cartier panther photo album. Cartier luxe photo album in burgundy leather a beautiful and exquisite album where you can place and store those valuable...
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Late 20th Century Art Deco French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Leather

Concorde Model Black Sculpture
Located in Paris, FR
Sculpture Concorde model black in fiberglass in black matt finish. Scale 1/36em on polished brushed aluminium base. Exceptional and unique piece.
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21st Century and Contemporary French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Fiberglass

Cartier Vintage Black Sunglasses with Box, 1990 Silver Logo
By Cartier
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage Cartier classic black sunglasses with silver CC logo. Classic, timeless, sophisticated piece to add to your wardrobe Authentic, vintage, rare, Cartier Paris France Black Ja...
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Late 20th Century Modern French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Resin

From the Personal Collection of Audrey Hepburn, Photo by Vincent Rossell, 1962
By Vincent Rossell
Located in Devon, GB
Audrey Hepburn on the set of Paris when it sizzles Vintage gelatin silver print by Vincent Rossell Photographer's credit stamp, Audrey Hepburn collection stamp and numerical notation...
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1960s Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Paper

Vintage Louis Feraud Paris Silk Scarf Red Blue and White
By Louis Feraud, Hermès
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Gorgeous Louis Feraud Paris silk scarf in mint pristine condition. Designed by french artist Louis Feraud. Great gift 100 % silk, handcrafted, Made in France Signature of the bran...
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20th Century Modern French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Silk

Vintage French Toy "Les Acrobates", circa 1920
By G. Doloy
Located in Incline Village, NV
Rare 100 year old French toy in it's original box depicting two acrobats attached to a wire frame with brown barrel weights, cascading down a green metal ladder. Once assembled (loop...
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1920s Folk Art Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Tin

19th Century French Carved Walnut and Iron Painted Sailboat Wheel
Located in Dallas, TX
This large antique wooden ship wheel was carved in France, circa 1880. The traditional, fruitwood nautical object has its original metal brace around eight turned spindles with handl...
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Late 19th Century Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Iron

Antique French Marionette
Located in Houston, TX
We found this wonderful 19th century French marionette in Rouen France. The puppet, and its art form, have been a mainstay of French cultural life for hundreds of years and is integr...
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Mid-19th Century Folk Art Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Fabric, Wood

Architects Model, Wooden Construction,Maitrise,Miniature Model
Located in Schellebelle, BE
Sculptural wooden Maitrise, France made of Fruitwood, probably a study of a wooden construction of a roof, great scale and remarkable details, great used Patina, 1920.   
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Early 20th Century French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Fruitwood

French Louis XVI Carved Giltwood Mercury Barometer
Located in Norwich, GB
Louis XVI carved giltwood and painted mercury wheel barometer. Eight inch circular painted wood register dial with central rosette within the scale calibrated from 27-28-29 and ...
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1780s Louis XVI Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Giltwood

19th Century French Newspaper 'Le Petite Jounal', 1897
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
19th century newspaper 'Le Petite Jounal' from France, 1897. In original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use, preserving a beautiful patina. Materials: Pape...
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1890s Mid-Century Modern Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Paper

19th Century French Louis XVI Aubusson Ladies Purse with Brass Strap and Lock
By Aubusson Manufacture
Located in Dallas, TX
This elegant ladies purse was handwoven in France, circa 1860. The small, antique purse is handmade using colorful Aubusson tapestry. The tapestry features two different scenes. On o...
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Mid-19th Century Louis XVI Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Brass

French 18th Century Bust of Saint Louis
Located in Atlanta, GA
A magnificent 18th century bust of King Louis IX of France, Saint Louis. Wonderfully hand carved from wood with a water gilded finish. Decorated with the fleur-de-lis and the Lamb of...
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18th Century Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Wood

Jean Dubuffet , Cerceaux ‘Sorcellent Limited Edition, 1st 1967
By Jean Dubuffet
Located in London, GB
Jean Dubuffet. Cerceaux ‘Sorcellent by Max Loreau. Edition Jeanne Bucher, Editions Beyeler, Paris, 1967. Limited edition of 800 of which this is no. 496. Contains 20 original colo...
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1960s Mid-Century Modern Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Paper

Vintage Gorgeous Pink Silk Scarf by Leonard, Paris
By Leonard
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage Gorgeous Leonard Paris silk scarf in mint pristine condition. Authentic Carre Leonard Paris scarf, vintage gray pink black floral print, silk square scarf, hand-rolled edges...
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20th Century Modern French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Silk

Empire Hardcover Decoration Book in French
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Empire hardcover decoration book Exceptional, the time required a setting which is no less exceptional. Born from a great fracture in the history of France, the Empire style remains...
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1990s Empire French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Paper

Canine Casanova / Casanova Canine
Located in London, GB
Original French film poster for Canine Casanova / Casanova Canine, 1945 This exceptionally rare poster has only surfaced a couple of times. This poster was designed to be used in 1...
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1950s Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Paper

Art Deco Hammered Iron Menorah in the Manner of Edgar Brandt, 1920s
By Edgar Brandt
Located in Buenos Aires, Olivos
Art Deco / Secessionist period Menorah in hammered iron, with scrollwork and stylized spiral decoration, on a circular foot. In the manner of Edgar Brandt hammered candelabra.
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Early 20th Century Art Deco French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Wrought Iron

Two European Carved and Painted Oak Coats of Arms
Located in Essex, MA
From the New York apartment of the designer Adolpho. Each with a shield with inscription and surmounted by a unicorn and feather plume and bird. Egg and dart frame.
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Early 19th Century Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Other

Gothic Revival Gilt Brass on Wood Wall Mirror with Glass Stones and Latin Phrase
Located in Lisse, NL
For the collectors of rare, beautiful, meaningful and usable Gothic Revival antiques. At the bottom of this strikingly colorful and stylish Gothic mirror is the Latin phrase Monstra...
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Late 19th Century Gothic Revival Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Brass

Collection of Leather Bound Art Deco Photo Albums of European Travel
Located in Atlanta, GA
Collection of Leather Bound Art Deco Photo Albums of European Travel, the actual albums are probably French, circa 1920's. They document fabulous trips throughout Europe in the 1920'...
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1920s Art Deco Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Leather, Paper

Le Mobilier Français Régence Louis XV by Claude-Paul Wiegant, 1st Edition
Located in valatie, NY
Le Mobilier Français Régence Louis XV by Claude-Paul Wiegant. Paris: Èditions Ch. Massin. French text. 1st Edition hardcover with dust jacket. 93 pp. The book illustrates the beds, s...
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Late 20th Century Louis XV French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Paper

Early 20th Century, French Bamboo Dagger Cane
Located in LEGNY, FR
Very nice French bamboo Dagger Cane. The dagger is hiding by the lower part of the cane.
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20th Century French Collectibles and Curiosities

Christie's: Succession Baron Fould-Springer, Succession De Cecile De Rothschild
Located in valatie, NY
Christie's: Succession du Baron fould-springer et Objets d'Art provenant de la Succession de Cecile de Rothschild Paris 3/11/03 Sale 5042. Softcover catalogue with results. A great c...
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Early 2000s French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Paper

Sculptureof a Boxer Signed Bertin, France, circa 1930
Located in Buenos Aires, Olivos
Silver plated figure / sculpture of a boxer signed Bertin, France, circa 1930. Mounted over a marble base. Perfect for a boxing, sports wrestling fan.
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1930s Modern Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Silver Plate, Spelter

Rare French Art Deco Chrome & Bakelite Electric Cigar Table Lighter by Calor
By Calor
Located in Port Hope, ON
This very rare French Art Deco chrome and Bakelite electric cigar lighter is operated by lifting and tilting through forty five degrees. It was made by the French electric and gas co...
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1930s Art Deco Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Chrome

Model Train Base Assembly
Located in New York, NY
An iron model train base assembly from France.
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20th Century French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Iron

Rene Lalique Barrette Oiseaux Hair Clip or Brooch
By René Lalique
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Rene Lalique Barrette Oiseaux hair clip or brooch. Clear glass, with green backing to give the glass colour. This pattern features birds in flight. Set in gold coloured mount with pi...
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Early 20th Century Art Nouveau French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Glass

Impressive Sizable Antique French Gilt Bronze Gothic Revival Chimera Candlestick
Located in Lisse, NL
Stunning 19th century bronze and brass church altar candle holder. This rare and decorative Gothic Style candlestick is both a joy to look at and practical to use. This altar piece ...
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Late 19th Century Gothic Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Brass, Bronze

Hunting Showcases, 'Vitrine' Louis XIII Style 19th Century
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Original showcase composed of 2 parts dating from the 19th century. This hunting showcase is used to store trophies and rifles. The whole thing is made of a dark wood. The lower ...
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19th Century Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Glass, Wood

Audrey Hepburn, Original Vintage Photograph by Vincent Rossell, Paris, 1962
By Vincent Rossell
Located in Devon, GB
From the Personal collection of Audrey Hepburn Audrey Hepburn on the set of 'Paris When it Sizzles,' Paris, 1962 by Vincent Rossell Vintage gelatin silver print Photographer's c...
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1960s Mid-Century Modern Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Other

Antique Religious Bronze Wall Plaque of Holy Mary and Child after Donatello
By Thiebaut Freres
Located in Lisse, NL
Symbolic and meaningful work of religious art. Since the original by Donatello is in a museum somewhere, this beautiful bronze wall plaque 'after Donatello' is the best specimen you...
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Early 20th Century Renaissance Revival French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Bronze

Audrey Hepburn, Original Vintage Photograph by Vincent Rossell, Paris, 1962
By Vincent Rossell
Located in Devon, GB
From the Personal collection of Audrey Hepburn Audrey Hepburn on the set of 'Paris When it Sizzles,' Paris, 1962 by Vincent Rossell Vintage gelatin silver print Photographer's c...
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1960s Mid-Century Modern Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Other

Rare French Bronze Cigar Lighter Depicting a Head on a Rooster Talon
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Cigar Aficionado's have their own sophisticated club - whether you are satisfying your demons with a cigar or simply enjoying a moment alone, what better way to do so than with an ar...
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20th Century Art Deco French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Bronze

19th Century French Leather Bound and Gilt Book of The Virgin Mary
Located in Dallas, TX
Decorate a shelf or a library with this beautiful antique red book named "La Sainte Vierge"; crafted in Paris, France, circa 1877, the religious book depicts the life of the Virgin M...
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Mid-19th Century Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Gold Leaf

Titanium Boeing Fin
Located in Paris, FR
Fin titanium Boeing all in titanium in polished finish. This CFM56 fin is made for Boeing 737. Riveted on transparent plexiglass base, base dimensions: L 19 x D 13 x H 1.5cm. Fi...
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21st Century and Contemporary French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Plexiglass

Dante Ou les Neufs Cercles de l’enfer by Line Vautrin Gilt Bronze Cuff Bracelet
By Line Vautrin
Located in Brussels, BE
Gilt bronze cuff bracelet named "Dante" or "the nine circles of hell". The bracelet consists of two rigid parts joined by a hinge on which are inscribed verses taken from the songs ...
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Bronze

Antique French Provincial Carved Walnut Louie XV Style Prie-Dieu
Located in New Orleans, LA
An stunning 19th century hand carved walnut Prie Dieu (Literally French for pray God) having a pierced cruciform crest over a slant top lifting arm rest opening to storage, over a re...
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1880s Belle Époque Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Walnut

Antique French Barometer with Original Mercury Mechanism, 19th Century
Located in Belmont, MA
A very fine and palatial French 19th Louis XV style green painted with polychrome flower decor and gilt bronze-mounted barometer in the manner of La Maison Cam Opticien. Surmounted w...
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1860s Rococo Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Bronze

Oversize Chess Set in Lacquered Wood
Located in Chicago, IL
This dramatically over-scaled chess set is made from poplar wood, covered in natural lacquer. The sturdy box provides storage for the pieces as well as a gameboard.
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Late 20th Century French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Poplar

Bronze and Glass Pendant with Sulphide of Napoleon, French, circa 1810
Located in New York, NY
A French sulphide portrait cut-glass pendant plaque of Napoleon in the uniform of Colonel of the Guard, after the medal by Andrieu.
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1810s Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Glass

Miniature French Walnut Empire Chest of Three Drawers with Secret Compartments
Located in San Francisco, CA
A fine quality French Empire period walnut 3 drawer commode, with one small and 2 large drawers, possessing wonderful old color and patina. This piece, possibly a cabinet makers samp...
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Early 19th Century Empire Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Oak, Walnut

19th Century Nickel Silver French Adjustable Linked Dog Collar with Lock and Key
Located in Haarlem, NL
An antique white metal or nickel silver adjustable round double linked collar, probably from a posh French 'Chateau' dog. With working lock and key and very pretty engraved name tag...
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19th Century Victorian Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Nickel

Late 18th Century French Giltwood Barometer
Located in Essex, MA
Period late 18th century giltwood barometer. Original gilding. Carved overall with globe, and navigation instruments. Foliate and neoclassical motifs. Maker signed.
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Late 18th Century Louis XVI Antique French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Giltwood

Vintage Instructional Mushroom Model
Located in Houston, TX
Vintage instructional mushroom model from an art school in France. Entire set pictured together in last three images.
Category

1940s Folk Art Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Concrete

Antique Rustic French Stone Chess, circa 1940
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Antique rustic stone chess. By unknown manufacturer from France, circa 1940. In original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use, preserving a beautiful patina. ...
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1940s Rustic Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Stone

French Sculptural Bronze Bracelet 'La Manif" by Line Vautrin
By Line Vautrin
Located in Atlanta, GA
A gilt bronze bracelet by Line Vautrin (1913-1997), circa 1945-46. The design is known as "La Manif" or "La Manifestation", which features a chain of arm-linked figurines. Monogramme...
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1940s Mid-Century Modern Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Bronze

Vintage Crystal Glass Ambassador Ash Tray by Saint Louis
By Saint Louis
Located in London, GB
An exquisite vintage crystal glass ash tray, by the high end French manufacturer Saint Louis. This dates from circa 1970s-1980s, it is in lovely condition, there is one incredibly sh...
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1970s Mid-Century Modern Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Crystal

Rene Lalique Green Glass 'Feuilles De Lierre' Necklace
By René Lalique
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Rene Lalique green glass 'Feuilles De Lierre' leaves necklace. Necklace features 19 green glass ivy leaves, strung onto a silk cord. Book reference: Marcilhac 1505. Dimensions given ...
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1910s Art Nouveau Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Glass

Tobacco Pot, Leather Sheathed from the Maison Longchamp Brand in Paris
By Maison Longchamp
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Tobacco pot, cladding sheathed leather Maison Longchamp brand in Paris, 20th century. Measures: H 20cm, W 12cm, W 12cm.
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1960s Modern Vintage French Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Ceramic, Leather

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