Late 20th Century Collectibles and Curiosities

"Madonna 66" the Complete Set of Original Polaroids by Richard Corman
"Madonna 66" the Complete Set of Original Polar...
Richard Corman
Vintage 1980s American Modern Photography
The original, Unique Polaroids of Madonna from Photographer Richard Corman’s 1983 photoshoot presenting the future cultural icon on the Precipice of Fame, six weeks before the releas...
Books, Chinese Porcelain and Hard Stone
Books, Chinese Porcelain and Hard Stone
Late 20th Century Books
Two volumes. Chinese porcelain and hard stone, by Edgar Gorer and J.F. Blacker. Illustrated by 250 pages in colour of gems of Chinese ceramic and glyptic art. Handsomely in the publi...
Signed by Andy Warhol Blinds and Shutters, First Edition, Stunning Illustrations
Signed by Andy Warhol Blinds and Shutters, Firs...
Michael Cooper
Vintage 1970s English Books
First edition, one of a very small number signed by Andy Warhol. Generally considered the most beautiful book to document the rock-and-roll era. A fine copy in the original shipping ...
14 Karat Gold Big Chain Hollow Link Bracelet
14 Karat Gold Big Chain Hollow Link Bracelet
Late 20th Century Italian Collectible Jewelry
Gold
Timeless and classic 14-karat yellow gold flexible bracelet with large hollow links.  The stamp "BREV" on the lock clasp stands for "Brevetto." This is the Italian term for licens...
Books, The Works of William Shakespeare, Antique Leather-Bound Collections
Books, The Works of William Shakespeare, Antiqu...
Late 20th Century Books
Sixteen volumes. The Works of William Shakespeare. Published: Philadelphia: George Barrie and Sons, 1900s. Edited by William George Clark and William Aldis Wright. Hand colored plate...
Books, the Badminton Library Collection
Books, the Badminton Library Collection
Late 20th Century Books
Twenty-eight volumes .Published: London, Longmans, Green and Company, circa 1892. The badminton Library collection of sport with various authors. Illustrated through-out set. Title i...
Midcentury French Composition of Corals, Shells and Fossils
Midcentury French Composition of Corals, Shells...
Unknown
Vintage 1970s French Mid-Century Modern Picture Frames
One of a kind composition of shells, fossils and corals. From a private French collection. Midcentury.
Books, Arabian Nights
Books, Arabian Nights
Late 20th Century Books
Eight volumes. The Arabian Nights (text is in French) Le Livre Mille Nuits Et Une Nuit, Published Paris. Bound in three quarter blue calf, spine gilt decorations floral moon design, ...
Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson
Writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson
Emerson
Late 20th Century Books
12 volumes published, New York Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1904. The writings of Ralph Waldo Emerson, with a biographical introduction and notes by Edward Waldo Emerson, portrait f...
"The Boys in the Band" Original Japanese Film Poster
"The Boys in the Band" Original Japanese Film P...
Vintage 1970s Japanese Posters
Original Japanese film poster for William Friedkin's 1970 drama starring Kenneth Nelson, Peter White, Leonard Frey. This very cool artwork by Japanese artist Takeshi Kawashima is uni...
Bell Textron Military Helicopter 212 And UH-1 Blades, Italy/U.S/ Canada, 1970s
Bell Textron Military Helicopter 212 And UH-1 B...
Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Aviation Objects
Aluminum
Bell Helicopter Textron Inc. is an American aerospace manufacturer headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. A subsidiary of Textron, Bell manufactures military rotorcraft in and around Fo...
Scaccomatto Chess Set by Franco Rocco
Scaccomatto Chess Set by Franco Rocco
Franco Rocco
Vintage 1970s Italian Games
Brass, Bronze, Chrome
Incised signature to each King 'Franco Rocco 397/1000'. This set is number 353 from the edition of 1000. Each cube can be dismantled into eighteen pieces.
Books, Court Memoirs Collection
Late 20th Century Books
Leather
18 volumes. The Royal Court Journal And Memoirs, by Catharine Prescott Wormeley. Published Boston, Hardy Pratt and Company, 1901. Illustrated to set. Bound by Whitman Bennett in thre...
Iconic Photographs of Muhammad Ali, the Only Se...
Richard Corman
1990s Photography
Each of the three 11x14 inch silver prints is signed by Ali in silver marker on the front of the image; each image is also signed by Corman on the verso and marked “1 of 1”. The Ali ...
Elegant Copper Wire Bracelet, circa 1990, U.S.A
1990s American Modern Collectible Jewelry
Copper
Elegant cooper wire bracelet, circa 1990, U.S.A.  
Georg Jensen Torun Bangle Watch No. 336
Georg Jensen, Vivianna Torun Bülow-Hübe
1990s Danish Minimalist Collectible Jewelry
Stainless Steel
For lovers of good design this wristwatch designed by Vivianna Torun is a timeless classic. Originally designed in 1969. Numberless, strapless, mirrored, its complete lack of distrac...
Aircraft L1011 Tri-Star Lockheed Instrument Panel
Vintage 1970s American Aviation Objects
Other, Steel
Airplane Tri-Star locked L1011 hydraulic system instrument panel made of specific aviation alloy. Aeronautical piece that can be presented on a shelf. Four instruments have original ...
Aircraft Boeing 747 Aluminum Hublot Cover Wall ...
Vintage 1970s American Wall Clocks
Aluminum
Wall clock made from an aluminum porthole cover of the famous aircraft Boeing 747. Mirror polished finish. Battery power clock mounted. Nice airplane inspired house accessories.
Bally, Viking Pinball, 1980
Bally
Vintage 1980s Games
Viking Pinball by Bally in red painted wood with yellow patterns representing on each side a Viking with a helmet holding his sword and his shield. On the main screen, two characte...
Russian Imperial Style by Laura Cerwinske
Laura Cerwinske
1990s American Modern Books
Paper
With over 100 gorgeous photographs this book originally published in 1990 displays the sumptuous lifestyle of the Russian Imperial family. The treasures created and collected by the ...
Ovoid-Shaped Nautical Brass Ship's Porthole Win...
Late 20th Century Industrial Wall Mirrors
Brass
A great ovoid-shaped brass ship's window turned into a mirror. Originally salvaged from a ship's closed-type lifeboat from the 1970s. The glass has been swapped for a mirror and the ...
Embossed Leather Saddlebag, circa 1970-1990
Late 20th Century Sports Equipment and Memorabilia
Metal
About This is an original riveted and sewn saddlebag. Made with genuine leather, this piece has double compartments with chrome buckles, rawhide tassels throughout and embossed ea...
Jet Engine in Cowling Model
Vintage 1970s British Aviation Objects
Engineers model of jet turbine in cowling. A hand built model of a jet engine with spinning turbine. Mounted on a wooden stand. Possibly built by an apprentice working within the ...
Rolls Royce Aircraft Side or Coffee Table
Rolls Royce
Vintage 1980s British Modern Side Tables
10 highly polished exhausts from a Rolls Royce engine underneath a glass top. Professional packaging and shipping available world-wide from our in-house shippers. Please contact s...
Lanvin Factice Fragrance Store Display Crystal ...
Lanvin Paris
Vintage 1980s French Art Deco Figurative Sculptures
Crystal, Glass
Rare set of four Lanvin factice fragrance retail store display crystal bottles. Created solely for use as promotional store displays. Assorted scale streamlined bottles are featuring...
Silver Golf Plaque Record Book
1990s English Sporting Art Sports Equipment and Memorabilia
Silver
A golf record book. A luxurious leather bound golfing record book with a silver plaque as the front cover. The plaque is hallmarked 1992, Sheffield, with the makers initials 'R.C'. ...
Signed 1994 Cricket Bat
1990s British Sporting Art Sports Equipment and Memorabilia
Willow
Signed Cricket Bat, 1994. A 'Hugh Morris Benefit Year 1994' cricket bat signed by the New Zealand touring team of 1994, Glamorgan and one other that is unknown. The unknown team has...
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 ...
Marble Ashtray Vessel
Vintage 1970s Modern Tobacco Accessories
Marble
A substantial modern marble ashtray vessel, circa 1970s. Colors include: dark brown, caramel, white and cream Piece measures: 2.5" height x 7" diameter.
Pal Kepenyes Brutalist Brass Locket Necklace
Pal Kepenyes
Vintage 1980s Mexican Brutalist Collectible Jewelry
Brass
A stunning brutalist brass locket necklace by Pal Ketenes. The hexagonal locket with 2 doors depicting a couple. The interior depicts the words "CONMIGO" (With you), "ANTES Y DESPUÉS...
Pal Kepenyes Brutalist Brass Necklace with Semi...
Pal Kepenyes
Vintage 1980s Mexican Brutalist Collectible Jewelry
Brass, Precious Stone
A gorgeous Brutalist brass necklace with semiprecious stones by Pal Kepenyes. The necklace with 6 organic-shaped medals and 6 irregular semiprecious stones set by needle-shapes claws...
Gucci Sterling Silver and Blue Enamel Bracelet,...
Gucci
Vintage 1970s British Collectible Jewelry
Sterling Silver, Enamel
Iconic Gucci sterling silver and enamel bracelet. Mark 'A' indicates 1975. Leopard head mark represents origins of London, England. Sterling silver -lion mark - with blue enamel. Rar...
Stack Rings with Green Enamel and Diamonds, cir...
1990s British Collectible Jewelry
Gold, Enamel
18 carat three-stack rings marked 750 gold with hallmark (circa 1990s). Stacked rings are in vogue. What a unique way to give new life to a ring that's a little lonely and dull on it...
Cufflinks with Cabochon Chalcedony Stones, 1995
1990s British Collectible Jewelry
Gold
9-carat gold cufflinks with cabochon chalcedony stones. Very elegant accessory for a man or woman. Hallmarked Birmingham. Date mark 'V' (1995). Comes with box in photo. Dimensions...
Signed Italian Gucci Gold-Plated Key Chain
Gucci
Vintage 1980s Italian Collectible Jewelry
Gold Plate
This Italian signed Gucci key chain is just that; a key with a buckle like effect. It is signed" Gucci 1984 Italy and has Troy written down the center. We do not know what that mea...
Ralph Lauren Leather and Gold-Plated Polo Watch...
Ralph Lauren
1990s American Modern Jewelry Boxes
Gold Plate, Leather
This great supple brown stitched eight leather box by Ralph Lauren has gold-plated hardware of the design of a polo match. It has a lock and two keys housed inside the leather pouch....
Hermes Geometric Playing Cards
Hermès
1990s French Modern Games
Paper
These hermetically sealed French Hermes playing cards have a geometric pattern. They are still sealed and wrapped up. Never used. These also make a great gift for the host or hostess.
Vintage Sound Burger AT 727 Portable Record Pla...
Audio Technica
Vintage 1980s Japanese Modern Musical Instruments
Metal
-Vintage Sound Burger AT 727 portable record player from Audio Technica. NOS original packaging, the cartridge and belt were restored. Designed to be played flat like a normal turn...
Knoll Design a Book by Eric Larrabee and Massim...
Late 20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Books
Paper
Knoll Design by Eric Larrabee and Massimo Vignelli is a handsome portrait of some of the talented group of people who have designed for Knoll over the years. Those profiled include...
Vintage Pair of Decorative 6ft Bronze Artillery...
Vintage 1980s French Arms, Armor and Weapons
Bronze
This is an interesting vintage pair of French bronze cannons dating from the late 20th century. The cannons have highly decorative barrels and splendid openwork carriages. The...
Snecma M88 Reactor Blade from Authentic French ...
1990s French More Desk Accessories
Aluminum
A blade from an M88 reactor, manufactured by Snecma that was mounted on the French defense aircraft Rafale of Dassault. Presented mounted on a round base in stainless steel in a poli...
Pilot Seat from a Dassault Falcon 50 Aircraft
1990s French Armchairs
Aluminum, Steel, Organic Material
An aviation pilot seat from a Falcon 50 manufactured by Dassault. Rare in this condition, all manual functions are operational. Original fitting and paint. Manufacturer IPECO - co-p...
Aerospace Blade from a Pratt & Whitney JT9D Tur...
Late 20th Century American Aviation Objects
Aluminum
A turbine blade from a JT9D turbojet engine manufactured by Pratt & Whitney. These reactors were mounted on the legendary Boeing 747. The mirror polished blade is presented on a rect...
Authentic Aircraft Boeing 737 Cockpit Instrumen...
Vintage 1970s American Aviation Objects
Other, Stainless Steel
Authentic Aircraft Boeing 737 cockpit instrument fuel gauge presented in its original version and mounted on a beautiful stainless steel base slightly inclined. Made in Vermont USA. ...
Aeronautical Compressor Blade of a JT8D Turboje...
Vintage 1970s American Aviation Objects
Other, Aluminum
A blade of the second stage of the low pressure compressor of a JT8D. The Pratt & Whitney JT8D is a first generation American turbofan engine mounted on B737-200 and B727. Titanium b...
Airplane Inspired House Accessory Ventilated Ae...
Late 20th Century French Aviation Objects
Other
Typical example of the technicality of aeronautical parts. This is a ventilated titanium blade from the legendary CFM56 turbojet engine with a high dilution ratio and which fitted th...
Aviation Themed Decor, McCaulay Propeller with ...
Vintage 1980s American Aviation Objects
Aluminum
An authentic aircraft propeller McCaulay with its original painting and stickers. Many impacts of projectiles that left their decorative marks on the blade in its original condition....
Aircraft Combustion Chamber Light Suspension, A...
Vintage 1970s French Chandeliers and Pendants
Aluminum
Aircraft suspension manufactured from a combustion chamber from a military aircraft reactor. Wired and in working order. Presented in white paint finish. This is an authentic aircraf...
Red and Blue Aviation Runway Lamp
Late 20th Century American Floor Lamps
Glass, Iron
An authentic high-end runway lamp with its original bulb in red and blue colors. Fully dismantled for rewiring while keeping the original color paint. Very nice decorative element wi...
"Robin & Lucienne Day, Pioneers of Contemporary...
Robin Day, Lucienne Day
Late 20th Century British Books
Published by Mitchell Beazley, 2011 A publication of works of the revered British design duo. Robin and Lucienne Day were phenomenally influential in the post-war design world, wo...
"Baby-Lonia" Modular Children's Building Blocks
Studio 65, Gufram Furniture
Vintage 1980s Italian Post-Modern Toys and Dolls
Foam
"Baby-Lonia" Modular children's building blocks in polyurethane foam and Guflac lacquer, designed by Studio 65, 1973. This example produced in 1986 by Gufram.
Hannah Wilke Retrospective Book with Drawing an...
Hannah Wilke
Vintage 1980s American Modern Books
Paper
Hard bound first edition monograph on pioneering feminist artist/performance artist Hannah Wilke. Titled "Hannah Wilke: A Retrospective," it was published in 1989 in conjunction with...
Lynx Helicopter Rotor Blade Mounted as Decorati...
Vintage 1980s French Mounted Objects
Acrylic, Composition
Decorative object as a ''sculpture'' made from an authentic helicopter rear tail rotor, the LYNX. Helicopter designed by Westland and produced jointly with Aerospatiale. Its first fl...
Aircraft Mirror Made from a Mirage F1 Rotor
Vintage 1970s Wall Mirrors
Mirror, Aluminum
Aeronautical mirror made from a reclaimed aircraft parts: a rotor from a Snecma ATAR 9K turbojet engine. Very nice piece in specific aeronautical alloy. Matte polished finish and mir...
Russian Silver Riza Icon of Madonna and Child
Late 20th Century Russian Religious Items
Sterling Silver, Wood
Russian silver Riza icon of Madonna and child, with finely repoused riza, hand painted portraits. The icon measures 7" x 9", framed 11.5" x 8.5".
Ann Maes Fireplace Set, Holland, 1977
Ann Maes
Vintage 1970s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Scientific Instruments
Metal
Very nice Minimalist fireplace set designed and made by Ann Maes, Holland, 1977. This fireplace set was the graduation design by Ann Maes from the Design Acadamie Eindhoven. I know w...
Oversized Ceramic "Fountain Pen" Box by Raymor
Raymor
Vintage 1970s Italian Ceramics
Ceramic
Fantastic oversized ceramic box in the shape of a fountain pen by Raymor. Lid opens up to display three separate storage compartments. White ceramic box with yellow clip and yellow a...
Ring Designed by Ibe Dahlquist and Olov Barve, ...
Ibe Dahlquist
Vintage 1970s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Collectible Jewelry
Sterling Silver
Sterling silver. Size: ca 18 mm/ 3/4'' Weight: ca 34.5 g.
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