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18th Century Flemish Shool, Baroque Angel Sculpture or Butti, Carved in Oak
An 18th century Baroque Angel sculpture carved in oakwood. Wonderful details in Angel’s hair and wings. The figure can be hung on the wall and has a very nice age patina.
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Belgian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

18th Century Wooden Polychromed Sculpture of Saint Anthony Carrying Jesus
According to the legends, there are two types of Saint Anthony’s, they can easily be distinguished by their hair. This one is known as Saint Anthony of Padua, he is recognizable by h...
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Fruitwood

Samuraï Warrior Armor Mori-Kawa
Mori-Kawa Samuraï Warrior Armor with coat of arms (Hira-Gaku) from Mori-Kawa. Coat of arms (Hira-Gaku) square laid flat. Family of Daimyo (Fudai-Daimyo), native of Owari, resid...
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Japanese Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Glass

The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures Of Robinson Crusoe
Daniel DeFoe 2 volumes Bound in full polished calf by Morrell, engraved frontispiece and vignette title pages. Illustrated with 12 plates by Thomas Stothard, all edges gilt, ra...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

18th Century German Pewter Passover Plate
Pewter passover tray, Germany, 18th century. The outer rim has wriggle- work engraving of the order of the Seder service, along with a pair of birds flanking two Hebrew letters, wh...
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German Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Pewter

Captain Coghlan’s Duelling Pistols by Twigg of London
A pair of flintlock duelling pistols by Twigg of London, with octagonal barrels inlaid with gold, walnut stocks and chequered butts. All in the original fitted mahogany case with a s...
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English Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Gold

18th Century Polish Brass Hanukkah Lamp
The backplate is cast and pierced with a central two-handled vase of flowers, flanked by fully formed birds with their heads turned outward. The side panels fitted with two servant l...
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Polish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

18th Century Italian Carved Giltwood and Polychrome Tabernacle Facade with Door
This exceptional antique wall hanging tabernacle facade was crafted in Italy, circa 1750. The ornate religious architectural piece features a heavy carved facade with arched top. A c...
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Italian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Giltwood

Virgin with Child, circa 1480, Lower Rhine Westphalian
Virgin with child, circa 1480, lower Rhine Westphalian Maria is shown standing. She holds the clothed baby Jesus on her right forearm. In her left hand she holds an apple, which t...
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German Medieval Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

French Small 18th Century Weathered Oak Saint Statue
Beautiful weathered small oak saint statue, France, 18th century. Weathered and small losses.  
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French Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Oak

Collection of Ten French 18th Century Leather Books
Great collection of ten leather books, France, 18th century. Weathered. Measured as a group.
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Leather

German Silver Double Cup for Circumcision, Philipp Stenglin, Augsburg, 1707-1711
These cups were made in Augsburg, Germany between 1707 and 1711, as that span of years, as well as the maker himself, Phillip Stenglin, are revealed to us by the hallmarks At some po...
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German Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Silver

16th Century Spanish Walnut and Wrought Iron Dromedary Saddle
By Unknown
Located in Valladolid, ES
One of a kind 16th century Spanish school dromedary saddle in carve walnut and wrought iron, in a very good condition with age and use, Its very difficult to find this pieces, it was...
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Spanish Gothic Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

18th Century Dutch Magnify Glass, Judaica Scientific Instrument
Dutch brass magnifier, 18th century An unusual handmade magnifier, the round magnifying glass set within a brass frame, on a central post round wooden base. Most likely used for re...
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Dutch Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

16th Century Germanic Parcel-Gilt Silver Filigree Spice Container
Ball shaped, separating into two halves, the central detachable band, chased with a crown flanked by Hebrew blessing of spices on a zig-zag ground, between applied wropework bands, o...
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German Renaissance Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Silver

18th Century German Silver Havdalah Compendium
Silver Havdalah candlestick with Spice Drawer, Nuremberg, Germany, circa 1720. On fluted domed foot chased with foliage and scrolls at intervals, surmounted by a four-compartment sp...
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German Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Silver

Silver Hanukkah Lamp Menorah by Rötger 'Rudiger' Herfurth, Germany, circa 1750
Decorated with Rococo cartouche enclosing a Menorah, the center tooled in a checker pattern by crowned double-headed eagle, supported by four rampant lions, has servant light Frankf...
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German Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Silver

18th Century Galician Parcel-Gilt Silver Filigree Spice Tower
Silver filigree spice tower, Galicia, Lemberg, circa 1770. Resting on four gilded ball-and-claw feet, this tall tower (13.5 inches in height), is one of a group of similarly const...
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Ukrainian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Silver

18th Century Polish Brass Shabbat Candelabrum
On the shaft there is a Hebrew inscription cast in relief, which translate as "The Jews enjoyed light "[and happiness, gladness and honor]" (Esther 8:16). An important theme in Judai...
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Polish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

Outstanding Pair of 18th Century Altars from Portugal
An outstanding and rare pair of Portuguese Altars in painted and giltwood of stunning form with slate inserts to tops. A wonderful statement for a dramatic living area.
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Portuguese Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

Outstanding 18th Century Oil Painting of Christ and John The Baptist
An outstanding 18th century oil on board painting of Christ and John the Baptist - The Baptism Of Christ. Ecce Agnus Dei - Behold The Lamd Of God - housed in its original frame. A ve...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

Spanish 17th Century Bronze Cross
A very beautiful 17th century bronze cross from Barcelona. Stunning patina.
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Bronze

English Antique George II Mahogany Stick Barometer by Polti of Exeter
By C. Polti
Located in Devon, GB
A rare George II period mahogany stick barometer with finely carved cistern cover and surround to partly conceal the mercury tube. Most unusually the signed register plate is made of...
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English George II Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Mahogany

Small 15th Century Illuminated Vellum Book Page, Handwriting
Fabulous handwritten and illuminated book page. Beautiful colors and gilded Initial, France, 15th century.
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French Gothic Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Parchment Paper

Small 15th Century Illuminated Vellum Book Page, Handwriting
Fabulous handwritten and illuminated book page. Beautiful period piece with gorgeous faded colors and typical gothic initials. France, 15th century.
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French Gothic Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Parchment Paper

Spanish 18th Century Carved Wooden Head of a Saint
Unique hand carved head of a saint with beautiful expression and glass eyes, Spain, circa 1750. Several layers of paint visible Weathered and small losses. Measurement here below...
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Spanish Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

18th Century Italian Baroque White Marble Holy Water Font or Stoup
Unique Baroque marble holy water font or stoup. Italy, circa 1750. Weathered condition. More pictures available on request.  
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Marble

17th Century Carved Spanish Christ Nino Santo
Beautiful baby Jesus with some traces of original color, Spain, circa 1650 Unique period piece. Weathered, losses.    
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Spanish Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

Large 18th Century, Italian Carved Wooden Wing of a Baroque Angel
Beautiful large baroque angel-wing with its original gilding. Extremely rare to find in this size. Very decorative item placed on a wooden base, Italy, circa 1750. Weathered, old r...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

Large 18th Century, Italian Carved Wooden Wing of a Baroque Angel
Beautiful large Baroque angel-wing with its original gilding. Extremely rare to find in this size. Very decorative item placed on a wooden base. Italy, circa 1750. Weathered. Gildi...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

English Battersea Enamel Womans Portrait Tiebacks Mirror, Picture Supports, S/2
By Battersea
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A marvelous pair of Bilston Battersea enameled curtain tiebacks, picture or mirror supports showing a transfer printed image of a woman in profile wearing a feathered head piece and ...
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English Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

Set of Four Antique Maps of Asia by Bolton & Seale, circa 1770
Set of four antique maps of Asia: 1) Asia plate 6, Part of China, Tibet and Tartary 2) Asia plate 2, Japan, Corea, the Monguls and part of China 3) Asia plate 8, Second part of ...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

18th Century Altar Modell, South Germany, with Original Painting, Wood
18th century Altar Modell, South Germany, with original painting, wood A rare altar model with original painting, in the middle Jesus Christus and on the top God the father and two...
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German Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

English Battersea Enamel Womans Portrait Tiebacks or Mirror Picture Supports S/2
By Battersea
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A marvelous pair of Bilston Battersea enameled curtain tiebacks or picture or mirror supports showing the polychrome image of a woman in profile wearing a brightly colored bonnet and...
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English Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

Hand Carved Italian Santo
Hand carved Italian Santo: figure of Franciscan abbot or saint, circa 1780-1800.
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

Authentic Greek 'Macedonian' Alexander the Great Coin, 336-323 BC
An Authentic Greek (Macedonian) Alexander the Great Tetradrachm Coin, 336-323 BC, set in a 22-karat gold bezel and Bail with an Emerald Stone Accent. Obverse of Coin is Heracles and ...
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Macedonian Classical Greek Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Emerald, Metal, 22k Gold

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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English Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Silver

Pair of Early Oil on Copper Paintings
Pair of early oil-on-copper paintings featuring scenes displaying saints, (circa 1680-1700). Copper panels originally served as tabernacle doors. Continental European in origin - pro...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Copper, Copper

Large Statue Hand Carved in Wood
Large statue hand carved in wood during the late 17th century, or early 18th century. Some restoration. Sculpture portrays a saint and originally used in a church or cathedral.
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

Baroque Vanitas or Memento Mori of a Skull, Bone, 17th Century
By Unknown
Located in Madrid, ES
Vanitas or Memento Mori skull. Carved bone. 17th century. Small human skull made of bone carved in its color with a clear naturalistic intention (visible in details such as the nose...
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European Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Bone

Bronze Pax or Pax Board with Ecce Homo, 16th Century
By Spanish School
Located in Madrid, ES
Portapaz, Ecce Homo. Bronze, 16th century. Brass portapaz with handle located on the back (flat, asymmetrical “ese” shape with a lower cap and ends finished with a volute) and relie...
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European Renaissance Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Bronze

18th Century Delft Tobacco Jar
18th century delft tobacco jar We are proud to offer an 18th century delft tobacco jar, The lift of brass lid of ball finial and bell shape, above a stepped and ringed rim. The jar ...
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Dutch Edwardian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Ceramic

18th Century Italian Baroque Reliquary
Beautiful and detailed reliquary holder with its original gilding and stunning blue. Italy, circa 1750. Weathered and small losses.
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

Antique Map of Ceylon 'Sri Lanka' by Ruscelli, 1574
Antique map titled 'Tabula Asiae XII'. Very decorative map of Sri Lanka. In ancient times, Sri Lanka was known by various names, Ptolemy named it Taprobana, the Arabs Serendib, the P...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

16th Century Venetian Palace Fireworks Profusely Decorated Bronze Cannon
16th century Venetian palace fireworks bronze cannon profusely decorated in high relief. The cannon mouth is a laurel leaf crown and a large lion head. Two sitting lions next to the ...
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Italian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Bronze

Polychrome Sculpture of the 17th Century, from the Castilian Area
High-quality polychrome sculpture of the 17th century, from the Castilian area. Magnificent state of conservation, great quality of carving and stew.      
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood, Wood

18th Century French Louis XVI Giltwood Barometer
Lovely period French Louis XVI gilt wood barometer with beautiful patina. This antique French Louis XVI giltwood barometer will add a touch of elegance to any home.   
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Giltwood

Pair of 18th Century Continental Giltwood Putti on Faux Marble Bases
A fine pair of continental giltwood putti on faux marble bases, dating to the 18th century, in good overall condition, with some losses and overall wear. Dimensions: Each 18 in H x 1...
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Italian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Giltwood

18th Century Reliquary Cross
By Unknown
Located in Mexico City, CDMX
Superb reliquary cross, made of mezquite (Mexican wood) and brass. The work is typical of Nova Spanish Colonial age.       
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Mexican Spanish Colonial Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

18th Century Set of Two Spanish Hand Forged Iron Church Candleholders
Set of two heavy, hand forged iron church candleholders, Spain, late 18th century. Measures: Highest candleholder 9.50 in high / 5.50 in with (24 cm x 14 cm) Lowest candleholder 7...
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Spanish Folk Art Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Iron

Early 18th Century Portuguese Carved Giltwood Church Torchère, Candleholder
Tall early 18th century Portuguese gilt oak church torchère with deep foliate carvings on a tripod base. This torchère can easily be converted into a floor lamp. Measures: Height 5...
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Portuguese Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Giltwood

Baroque Period, Italian, Marble Tabernacle
By Unknown
Located in Newport Beach, CA
Fabulous, hand-carved and veneered, 1700's, solid marble tabernacle from an Italian church altar. The scrolling, side pillars are surmounted by a rounded pediment with a relief carv...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Marble, Marble

17th Century Italian Crucifix with Golden Bronze Christ on a Wooden Cross
17th century Italian crucifix with golden bronze Christ on a wooden cross.
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Italian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Bronze

Cuzco Oil of Saint Anthony of Padua
By Unknown
Located in Houston, TX
Cuzco oil of Saint Anthony (San Antonio) of Padua with the Christ Child on canvas set in a decorative gilded frame, by an unknown Cuzco School artist. Original late 18th century canv...
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Peruvian Spanish Colonial Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Canvas, Wood

16th Century German Hand Carved Painted Wood St. Sebastian
16th century German hand carved painted wood St. Sebastian.
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German Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

Rare 17th Century Baroque Cabinet, South Germany Probably Augsburg, Wunderkammer
A small architectural table cabinet, veneered in walnut and mulberry, the centre doors enclosing an arrangement of nine various sized drawers with bone knobs, behind a central door a...
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German Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Brass

Secreet-Boeck, by Abraham Canin, Dordrecht, 1601
Secreet-Boeck, by Abraham Canin, Dordrecht, 1601 Titel: Secreet-Boeck, Waer in vele diversche secreten ende heerlicke consten in veelderleye verscheyden materien, seker Latijns...
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Dutch Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Paper

Bust of a Young Noble Lady Italy 'Tuscany?', 16th Century
By Italian School
Located in Brussels, BE
Bust of a young noble lady Italy (Tuscany?), 16th century Bust with traces of polychromy. At the bottom, part of the bust was raised with an extra piece of wood.
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Italian Gothic Antique 18th Century and Earlier Collectibles and Curiosities

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Wood

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