This very attractive French watch holder is gilt bronze and marble. The decorative circular holder is mounted on a marble base with ball feet. It dates circa 1880. It is 4 inches high and 3 inches wide at the base.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1980 item #1197270 (stock #N4-1618)
Lava glaze was one of the most interesting lines of pottery produced by Haeger Pottery. This retro pitcher is a wonderful example of the lava glaze known as, "Earth Wrap." The pitcher is very handsome having earth tone mottled colors over a deep brown ground. The pitcher measures 8 3/4 inches to the top of the handle. Great form. It dates circa 1970's.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1940 item #1197268 (stock #SC12-JCM4)
This Hall Pottery teapot was used as part of the Cunard Line tableware. Its unusual square shape prompted it to be known as, "The Cube." It stands just over 4 inches high and 3 inches wide. Great mustard color. No chips, cracks, or repairs. Circa 1930's.
This sweet day dress is made of organdy and has hand done embroidery and smocking. The edging is French lace with a ruffled hem. Two tiny buttons form the back closure. The underslip is made of the same fabric and has buttons at the shoulder making it easy to put on and take off. The gathered puffed sleeves and embroidered bib at the neck complete this perfect toddler dress. The dress measures 19 inches from the back neck to the bottom. It dates between 1900-1920. Mint condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1194071 (stock #P4-0327)
The outstanding decorative work on this pair of Old Paris porcelain vases exemplifies the tradition of Roccoco design. The vases are flared at the top, the backs being higher than the fronts. The body of the vases is white with pink, deep cobalt blue, and gilded elements in abundance. Four leaves are done in the dark blue while the corresponding flowers are white with gold detail. The vases measure 15 1/2 inches high at the back and 14 inches at the front...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Historical : Posters : Pre 1930 item #1194070 (stock #W1-0326)
"Buy Bonds," was a familiar theme for WWI and WWII posters. This poster is a rare one and dates from the 1st World War. It measures 191/2 X 13 1/2 framed. There is some creasing and one tear in the upper right hand corner.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1910 item #1194069 (stock #W5-13634)
This beautifully illustrated children's book, Little Red Riding Hood, is composed of 10 pages - 5 double page chromolithograph spreads with crepe paper fans. This 1900 Triumph Edition was published in Philadelphia by B. Wilmsen. The author was Charles Perrault. The covers have some foxing. Otherwise, this is a bright copy in very good condition. All fans are intact.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Figurines : Pre 2000 item #1193807 (stock #G3-20908-8)
This Royal Doulton figurine, depicting a Boy Scout, is HN3462. The figurine is hand made and decorated and has fine detail, including a removable walking stick. This figure was modelled by Adrian Hughes and is #154 of 9500 made. No chips, cracks, or repairs. He stands 7 1/2 inches high and is dated 1993.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Pre 1900 item #1193804 (stock #T12-AG10)
This is an 1861 Type 3 Indian Princess gold dollar in uncirculated condition.
William Huston lived in Patchogue, NY in the 1880's. His work was exhibited in the National Academy of Design as well as othe galleries and museums including the Riverside Art Museum. This watercolor is typical of the Long Island landscapes and seascapes for which he is known. A single sailboat can be spotted in the distance. Seagulls fly above the cliff. The painting is, particularly serene. It is framed in a gold and gesso frame. There is some small pieces of gesso missing...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1193377 (stock #K2-B78-36)
Jan Johansson joined Orrefors in 1969. She was best known for art glass that was crafted as heavy sculpture. This magnificent bowl is a fine example of her work and is known as the Marin pattern. It measures 8 1/4 inches X 6 3/4 inches X 3 5/8 inches. Mint condition! Signed JJ and Orrefors on the bottom. It, also, retains its stick on label.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1900 item #1193373 (stock #I1-G1203)
This popular transfer pattern was made by the English porcelain factory, Minton. The pattern is Indian Tree. The gravy boat comes with a shaped underplate. It is marked on the bottom. The date mark places it at 1872. No chips, cracks, or repairs.
This is vintage Miriam Haskell. The small amethyst beads and rhinestones encircle a large prong set cabochon glass center. Her signature open work metal backing supports the body of the brooch. Her name appears in a small oval just under the clasp. The brooch measures 1 3/4 inches long by 1 1/2 inches at the widest part. It dates circa 1950.
This shell carved cameo is set in 14K white gold and filigree. The carving is, particularly, sweet. The lady wears a very tiny necklace with a diamond chip pendant. The filigree side mounts are beautifully detailed and some etching continues around the band. It is stamped 14K on the inside of the band. It is just slightly larger than a size 6. The cameo measures 3/4 inches long. The ring dates circa 1920's.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1192036 (stock #V6-0313)
The Baltimore Company, James R. Armiger, made this pair of gorgeous sterling silver covered bowls. They are hand chased and have a very simple bottom with decorative edge and very ornate floral lids with rose finials. We are selling the bowls as a pair. James R. Armiger incorporated in 1896 and was out of business in the 1930's. We estimate these bowl to date from the very early years of production by this company. One bowl has a few very minor pit marks on the interior...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1192030 (stock #T15-10766)
The frame on this ornate bride's basket was made by the Wilcox Silver Co. circa 1880's. The frame holds a beautiful robin's egg blue satin glass basket with touches of cranberry around the double ruffled edge. The frame has a twisted rope handle with an ornate decoration on the top. These baskets were traditional wedding gifts in the Victorian era. The bowl has no chips, cracks, or repairs and is 10" in diameter...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1900 item #1191858 (stock #U9-1074)
Made from fine heavy French linen, we are offering these sachet pillows as a pair. The linen is from the 19th century. The pillows are filled with lovely scented French lavender. They measure 5 1/2 inches square. Very fine condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1980 item #1191854 (stock #B7-8399)
Tina Garcia, granddaughter of Severa Tafoya and sister of Gree and Virginia Garcia, is the artist who made this vase. As a young child Ms. Garcia studied the work of her family. In 1980, she began to produce her own pottery using only elements from the earth. The Bear Paw design is one of her signature designs executed in all natural red clay. This is a storage jar done by her in the Bear Paw design. It measures 5 inches wide and 4 inches high...