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52 Star American Flag Cloth Jacket Emblem with Peace Symbol Configuration
52 Star American Flag Cloth Jacket Emblem with ...
Mid-20th Century American Political and Patriotic Memorabilia
52 Star American Flag Cloth Jacket Emblem with Peace Symbol Configuration, circa 1964-1975: This unusual flag image is great for two reasons. One is the rather obvious fact that i...
Southern United States African American Chip Carved Folk Art Church Altar
Southern United States African American Chip Ca...
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Painted Furniture
Amazing work of African American folk art. Very detailed and many layers of original paint surface. Found in the southern United States. Great storage box on top of the alter with a ...
Italian Signed Vintage Romeo Rega Brass and Chrome Plated Checkers Game
Italian Signed Vintage Romeo Rega Brass and Chr...
Romeo Rega
Vintage 1970s Italian Modern Games
Brass, Stainless Steel, Chrome
This ultra chic and modern signed Italian Romeo Rega checkers game has sculptural components. It is great just even as a decorative object or for real playing checkers. It is from th...
Two Impressive and Huge Midcentury World Map Wall Globes, Austria, 1950s
Two Impressive and Huge Midcentury World Map Wa...
Mid-20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Maps
Aluminum, Iron
We proudly offer this outstanding pair of very large wall-mounted modernist globes / world maps with an incredible diameter of 95 inches each. Unique one-of-a-kind sculptures depicti...
Works of Nobuyoshi Araki Book Collection Complete 1-20
Works of Nobuyoshi Araki Book Collection Comple...
Nobuyoshi Araki
1990s Japanese Mid-Century Modern Books
Paper
The works of Nobuyoshi Araki Book collection complete 1-20 published in Japan in 1996 by Heibonsha Limited, Publisher. 20 books complete collection Limited edition. Nobuyoshi Araki...
Viennese Smoking Table, 1910s
Viennese Smoking Table, 1910s
Vintage 1910s Austrian Jugendstil Tobacco Accessories
Brass, Wood, Mahogany
Very beautiful Viennese smoking table 1910s Polished mahogany wood Brass parts polished and stove enamelled cut-glass.  
Muff Chain 14-Karat Yellow Gold, circa 1920
Muff Chain 14-Karat Yellow Gold, circa 1920
Early 20th Century Collectible Jewelry
Gold
14-karat yellow gold Muff chain, circa 1920. The chain with oval belcher intertwining links, rose gold sapphire and pearl knot design slider, terminating with swivel fastener. Length...
Airplane Radial Engine Sculpture Nine Cylinder "R-985 Wasp Jr"
Airplane Radial Engine Sculpture Nine Cylinder ...
Mid-20th Century American Industrial Wall-mounted Sculptures
Aluminum, Steel
Sculpture made from a radial aircraft engine, the nine-cylinder '' R-985 Wasp Jr '' manufactured by Pratt and Whitney in 1945. After flying several years on a Max-Holste MH-1521 B...
Vintage Bronx Toy Factory Copper and Screw Eyes Iron Doll Mold Head
Vintage Bronx Toy Factory Copper and Screw Eyes...
Vintage 1950s American Steampunk Toys and Dolls
Copper, Iron
Vintage Bronx toy factory industrial doll head mold. Awesome screw eyes. Fantastic patina and layered surface from exposure to various chemicals and high heat during the manufacturin...
Rare Gold-Plated 1950s Dunhill Aquarium Oversiz...
Dunhill
Vintage 1950s English Mid-Century Modern Tobacco Accessories
Gold Plate, Lucite
We are delighted to offer for sale is this very rare original 1950s handmade in England oversized Dunhill Aquarium table lighter with gold-plated metal work I have another four of...
Melvin Lindquist Handcrafted Turned Vase Groupi...
Melvin Lindquist
Vintage 1970s American Vases
Wood
Melvin Lindquist began turning in the 1930s as a vertical turret lathe operator for the General Electric Company. In his shop at home, he began an exploration of the vase form throug...
Pair of Early 20th Century Paintings Taxidermy ...
Early 20th Century German Arts and Crafts Taxidermy
Feathers
Pair of gouaches on paper. Leaves and branches painted in water colors in pastel . The birds sitting on branches are formed of real feathers in luminous colors. Framed in wood with s...
Late Century Japanese Industrial Brass & Stainl...
Industrial Design
Vintage 1970s Japanese Industrial Floor Lamps
Aluminum, Brass, Stainless Steel, Glass
Cast brass and stainless steel searchlight and cast aluminium stanchion post. The lamp itself is a very substantial fixture with all wiring replaced with our in-house wiring syste...
1950s Store Display Mannequin Child, Tyrol Clot...
Mid-20th Century European Mid-Century Modern Busts
Acrylic
Cute little 1950s mannequin child, shop display child, store window doll. Made in the style of Kathe Kruse, a well known German Doll Company. The boy has low hanging cheeks and fin...
Necklace, Designed by Torun Bülow-Hübe, Sweden,...
Vivianna Torun Bülow-Hübe
1990s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Collectible Jewelry
Sterling Silver
Necklace, designed by Torun Bülow-Hübe, Sweden, 1998. Unique work sold with a letter from Torun Bülow-Hübe. Sterling silver and leather.
1950s Rare Vintage Red Glass Italian Soda Sypho...
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Barware
Metal
Syphons, commonly known as "seltzers", are glass bottles with the function of dispensing soda water. These items were widely used in the most fashionable Italian bars in the 1950s to...
Aircraft Coffee Table Radial Engine Pratt & Whi...
Mid-20th Century American Industrial Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Aluminum, Stainless Steel
Coffee table made from an aircraft radial engine, the 9-cylinder ''R-985 Wasp Jr '' manufactured by Pratt & Whitney in 1945. After flying for several years on a Max-Holste MH-1521...
'Insectes' by E.A. Seguy
E. A. Séguy
Early 20th Century French Art Deco Books
Paper
'Insectes' by E.A. Seguy (1877-1945), Paris Published by Edition Ducharte et Van Buggenhoudt, Paris, 1925 20 plates (Pochoirs in Color) (Complete) 12 3/4'' wide by 17 3/4'' high ...
Collection of Leather Bound Books Series 131
Early 20th Century Swedish Books
Leather, Paper
This beautiful collection of very attractive leather-bound Swedish Literature books is in a group of 8 books, in warm rich tones of dark reddish brown with gold leaf embossing and pa...
Large Arts & Crafts Copper Architectural Baptis...
Roycroft
Vintage 1910s American Arts and Crafts Garden Ornaments
Copper
Large Arts & Crafts / Art Nouveau copper Architectural Baptismal, holy water, garden ornament, 47 inches high, wonderful patina, surface. Amazing design and proportion, missing one d...
1970s Cast Aluminum, Brass and Glass Industrial...
Daeyang
Late 20th Century Korean Industrial Chandeliers and Pendants
Aluminum, Brass, Glass
Korean flameproof strip light made by Daeyang circa 1978 with restored marine blue/green and white colours. An awesome example of vintage industrial lighting that you just don't see...
Pair of Red Coral Decorations, Large-Scale
Mid-20th Century French Other Mounted Objects
Resin
Very decorative pair of cast resin faux red coral on integral black oval bases. Great scale at 20 inches high by 10 wide, these really make a statement, mid-20th century.
1950s Canvas Wall - School Chart Raptorial Bir...
Jung Koch Quentell
Mid-20th Century German Country Maps
Canvas
Vintage Wall School Chart theme Raptorial Birds. By Jung-Koch-Quentell - the trio who designed these Wall School Charts / Maps. Published by Hagemann Düsseldorf. This pull down char...
Karess 1920s Art Deco Ladies Powder Compact
Mid-20th Century Central American Art Deco Collectible Jewelry
Silver Plate, Enamel
This has to be one of the most iconic of the Art Deco Ladies power compacts made by the Woodworth Company. This particular compact was made by the Scovill Manufacturing Company in 19...
Box of 50 Blown Glass Eyes, circa 1920
Vintage 1920s French Scientific Instruments
Prothestic blown glass eyes, presented in a cardboard box with individual compartments. Right or Left prothesis. Box length 27cm, width 17cm, height 3 cm.
Collection of Leather Bound Books Series 132
Early 20th Century Swedish Books
Leather, Paper
This beautiful collection of very handsome leather-bound Swedish books contains 9 books, in warm rich dark brown leather with detailed gold leaf embossing. Aside from a few books tha...
Genuine Airplane Lamp ''Turbine Axis'' CFM-56 R...
Late 20th Century French Industrial Table Lamps
Steel
Table and/or desktop lamp created from the turbine axis of a 1980s CFM-56 reactor. This reactor manufactured by CFM International was the most popular reactor of the 1990s. Mounted o...
Hermes Leather Briefcase, Sac à Dépêches
Hermès
Vintage 1980s French Mid-Century Modern Collectible Jewelry
Brass, Leather
Original Hermès 'Sac à Dépêches' briefcase, made in France for Bonwit Teller, circa 1980s. Sliding locker fastener on flap with three interior pockets, includes original keys. Perfec...
Lifesize Articulating X-Ray Dummy, Cold War Icon
U.S. Government
Mid-20th Century American Industrial Historical Memorabilia
In 1961 this mannequin was featured in a Life Magazine cover story. After Khrushchev scared the world by setting off a hydrogen bomb 1n 1961 the US wanted to know its long term effec...
1920s Bronze French Bulldog on Onyx Ashtray, Ar...
Early 20th Century European Art Nouveau Animal Sculptures
Onyx, Bronze
Stylish Art Deco green onyx stone ashtray with a little bronze cold-painted French bulldog figurine - statue, dates from the 1920s. Great antique desk ornament - paper weight - desk...
1970s Industrial Cast Aluminium, Glass and Bras...
Industrial Design, Daeyang
Late 20th Century Korean Industrial Chandeliers and Pendants
Aluminum, Brass, Glass
Korean flameproof strip light made by Daeyang circa 1978 with bright polished finish. An awesome example of vintage industrial lighting that you just don't see these days, in fact...
North by Northwest
Vintage 1960s American Posters
Original US film poster from (1966) This poster would have been used outside the cinema at the films release. Two different style posters used in this size and this the style B pos...
Art Deco Evans Elegance Handbag in Black Leather
Evans
Mid-20th Century Central American Art Deco Collectible Jewelry
Leather
This stunning museum quality bag with all of its accessories is sensational. The Evans Elegance handbag is extraordinary and in near mint condition. Smartly tailored quality black le...
Nautical Ship's Chrome Porthole Windows Convert...
Late 20th Century Industrial Carts and Bar Carts
Chrome
A bespoke piece, using two original 1970s chrome porthole windows with new rivets put back in (the original rivets pop out when ship's are dismantled), and then fashioned into a bar ...
Reference Book on French 1940s Design "Les Deco...
Bruno Foucart & Jean-Louis Gaillemin
1990s French Modern Books
Paper
An excellent reference book on the major French interior designers from the 1940s. Included is work by Jacques Adnet, Andre Arbus, Rene Drouet, Maxime Old, Rene Prou, Jules Leleu, Je...
Georg Jensen Sterling Cufflinks
Georg Jensen
20th Century Collectible Jewelry
Georg Jensen oval cufflinks, #44B. Sterling oval dome cufflinks with silver bezel surround design #44B by Harald Nielsen. Size: 16.70 x 12.70 mm. Total item weight: 13.90 gm.
Brutalist Ceramic Humanoid Pitcher by Francis T...
Francis Triay
Mid-20th Century French Brutalist Pottery
Clay
Ceramic carafe by Francis Triay (France, 1927-2013), early 1970s, signed. Handmade clay pottery with textured exterior and bright red glazed interior. Fine and delicate details, a si...
Abstract Oil Painting by Pierre Jacquemon, Gold...
Pierre Jacquemon
Vintage 1950s American Brutalist Paintings
Oil
Oil painting on canvas by listed French born painter Pierre Jacquemon (1936-2002). Gold, copper and bronze tones give depth of color and a wide range of nuance that seems ever changi...
Large Folk Art Model Eiffel Tower
Matthew M. Orante
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Models and Miniatures
Large Folk Art model Eiffel tower. Created by Matthew M. Orante using 783 pieces of wood. Model accompanied by original newspaper article.
Georg Jensen Sterling Silver "Plaza" Ring Desig...
Georg Jensen, Henning Koppel
Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Collectible Jewelry
Sterling Silver
Georg Jensen Sterling Silver "Plaza" Ring Design #141 Designed by Henning Koppel in 1967, with post mark for 1945. The ring is stamped .925 S Sterling, Denmark, Post mark for 1945 an...
Monsieur Violet and Olla Podrida by Captain Fre...
Early 20th Century English Books
Leather, Paper
The Travels and Adventures of Monsieur Violet and Olla Podrida by Captain Frederick Marryat. London: George Routledge and Sons, 1910. Leather bound hardcovers. 350, 334 pp. Two antiq...
Pair of Early 20th Century Italian Carved Marbl...
Unknown
Early 20th Century Italian Models and Miniatures
Marble
The very fine pair of Italian carved marble faux fruits each naturalistically modelled and hand chiselled and painted, one as an apple, the other a peach, and surviving from the seco...
Mirror Strator Ring Titanium from Rolls Royce P...
Late 20th Century British Aviation Objects
Titanium
Mirror Strator ring in titanium from Rolls Royce Pegasus 105 Turbine. Made in 1985. Part of a Harrier Royal Air Force Aircraft. Pegasus Engine is a Turbofan Turboreactor initially de...
Art Deco 1930s Three Flowers Ladies Compact
Mid-20th Century Central American Art Deco Collectible Jewelry
Enamel, Chrome
This is an incredibly rare 1930s Art Deco double compact by Richard Hudnut and is featured in many reference books on the subject of collectable compacts. One of the main criterias w...
Tornado Fighter Model in Polished Aluminium, 1974
Late 20th Century French Models and Miniatures
Aluminum
Model fighter tornado 1974 in polished aluminium, on base, with descriptions: 45.5 ft -wingspan, 1,452 mph-max speed.               
Cased Ship’s Boardroom Model of Three Sister Ships
Vintage 1910s Scottish Models and Miniatures
Glass, Wood
A cased ship’s boardroom model of three sister ships, recorded on the label as ‘TSS Dublin’, ‘Edimburgo’ and ‘Mexico’ built and engined by the Caledon Shipbuilding & Engineering Comp...
18 Karat Gold Swiss Omega Automatic Mans Wrist ...
Omega
Mid-20th Century Swiss Collectible Jewelry
Gold
18 karat gold Omega automatic wristwatch with quick set date and second hand. 81 grams total weight, circa 1960 in working condition. Dial size 1.25 inches with band 7 inches long.
Set of Nine Wooden Exercise Bats Mounted in Bla...
Mid-20th Century Indian Mounted Objects
Wood
This set of nine wooden exercise bats are from India and were made from chechum wood, circa 1950. The exercise bats were individually mounted inside a black box for display. They can...
Antique Structo Pressed Steel Diecast Truck, ci...
Structo Manufacturing Company
Early 20th Century American Industrial Toys and Dolls
Steel, Rubber
Antique pressed steel diecast truck by Structo with rubber tires. “Structo Toys Makes Men of Boys!” proclaimed the 1916 Popular Mechanics advertisement. Now, 95 years later, those...
Russian Silver with Gold Medallion Cigarette Ca...
Antique Early 1900s Russian Tobacco Accessories
Gold, Silver
Early 20th century made in Russia silver cigarette case with a gold monogrammed central medallion.
RCS9 Tube Radio & L310 Speakers by Dieter Rams ...
Dieter Rams
Vintage 1960s German Mid-Century Modern Musical Instruments
Aluminum
This set includes a model RCS9 tube radio and L310 speakers by Dieter Rams. They were produced by Braun in 1961 and is part of the Atelier 3 project, which replaced aluminum with the...
Vintage Emerald Oak Leaf Necklace by Lisner
Lisner
20th Century European Collectible Jewelry
Lucite
Vintage emerald oak leaf necklace by Lisner, 1960s Currently, one of the most coveted vintage Lisner lines is the molded plastic oak-leaf jewelry, which was only produced for five...
Vintage Harrice Simons Miller Pink Leaf Costume...
Late 20th Century Unknown Collectible Jewelry
Resin
Vintage Harrice Simons Miller pink leaf costume bracelet This is one of the scarce designs from Harrice Simons Miller, author of vintage costume jewelry reference books. Marked: HSM...
Boxed Set Antique English Bone and Ebony Domino...
Vintage 1910s English Edwardian Games
Bone
A charming set of late Edwardian dominoes or dominos, all in good condition with a handsome polished wooden storage box with a sliding lid. The bone and Ebony pinned together with...
Vintage Green Crystal Necklace with Pin Attribu...
Late 20th Century American Collectible Jewelry
Vintage green crystal necklace with pin attributed to Hagler Pin Marked Stanley Hagler NYC Lariat 40" L x 3/4" W Pin 2.5" Similar to the work of Stanley Hagler jewelry this p...
Hourglass Made of Pewter Brass and Blown Glass,...
Early 20th Century German Scientific Instruments
Hourglass made of pewter brass and blown glass, three different times, duration 15 minutes, signed C.P. German manufacture of the early 1900. Measures: Height 12.5 cm, width 14.5 cm....
Radio by Mario Bellini for Siemens, 1968
Vintage 1960s German Mid-Century Modern Musical Instruments
Metal
Radio by Mario Bellini, made by Siemens in 1968. Powered by batteries but can also run off the mains. Remains fully functional and has a power cord, Eight 1.5V type C batteries can b...
Tennis Racket, Miss Go, Pro, Middle of the 20th...
Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Sports Equipment and Memorabilia
Wood
Tennis racket, Miss Go, pro, mid-20th century. Measures: H 70cm, W 23cm, W 3cm.
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