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Below you will find the most recent items we have available. Click on any image to view an enlargement. Below each item name is listed the path to the catagory in our catalog. For any item of interest, click the category name to view our online inventory catalog for more items with similar classification.

Wc-1137z: Pair of Napoleon III, 2nd Empire Period Fauteuils:
Catalog Home A fine pair of Napoleon III, 2nd Empire period fauteuils of carved, gilt wood in ancient regime taste preferred by the Emperor. c.1860. 40" h., 24 1/4" w., 21" d. $2,900

Wch-782z: Country French Oak Lift Top Coffer:
Catalog Home A bold & handsome c.1800 Country French oak lift top coffer raised on cabriole legs Louis XVI-Directoire transitional period. Raised diamond panels. The sunflower & molded apron with fluted corners. 53 1/4" w., 23 1/2" d., 29 1/2" h. $1,800

Wch-783z: New England Cherry Tall Chest:
Catalog Home A handsome c. 1780 New England cherry tall chest. Raised on powerful bracket feet with original blocks. Minor old housekeeping repairs & old refinish. Replaced brasses. Dimensions: 39 1/8"W x 55 1/2" H x 19 1/2" Deep. $2,900

Wci-4889z: c. 1860 Rose Medallion Vase mounted as a lamp:
Catalog Home Circa 1860 Rose Medallion Vase of graceful form, now mounted as a lamp. (Rim chip repair). $675

Wci-6396z: Pair of Chinese Straits Foo Lions:
Catalog Home A pair of Chinese Straits production 20th century Foo Lions, male and female guardians. Very well modeled & painted in yellow, aubergine, blues, and greens. $1,200

Wci-6398z: Mettlach 1/2 Liter Stein:
Catalog Home A good Mettlach 1/2 liter stein, #2809II, artist insignia FQ on a tree trunk. From a fable, "Der Getreue Eckart"; lid inscribed "Verplaudern ist schadlich, verschweigen ist gut." FQ for F. Quidenus. The old storyteller. c.1890-1910. $450

Wci-6399z: Ben Owen Jugtown Ware:
Catalog Home A Ben Owen Jugtown Ware c. 1930s, chicken pot pie service, orange with slip yellow chickens. A large baking dish with 6 serving bowls (1 chip). $575

Wci-6400z: Pair of Faience Compotes on Stands:
Catalog Home Pair of faience compotes on stands, one near perfect, one with extensive old restoration. Large shells supported by Putti seated on stands of entwined flowers with shell & scroll feet. 18th century Italian factory of Le Nove, made in late 19th century with blue star mark. 12 3/4" h., 10 1/2 x 11 1/2." $1,200
Wci-6402z: Patent Ironstone China Platter:
Catalog Home Patent Ironstone China platter with Imari color palette, c. 1840, the pear ground with deep blue underglaze and bittersweet overglaze. Royal patent mark. 20 3/4" $600

Wck-176z: George III Mahogany Tall Case Clock:
Catalog Home A fine George III mahogany tall case clock, Thomas Gaskell, Knutsford, with a Gainsworth Warranted Bell, c. 1760-1770. 22 1/2"w., 10"d., 89" h. $6,000

Wco-2762: c.1900 English Pond Yacht :
Catalog Home An excellent c.1900 English pond yacht with planked deck & excellent fittings. Original name plate: Sea-Bird. Original white paint, green line and finished wood. now with custom made display stand. 30" w., 5 7/8" d., 31 1/2" h. $1,475

Wco-2837z: H.V. Shourds Goose Decoy:
Catalog Home A 1976 signed and dated H.V. Shourds goose decoy with glass eyes. $450

Wco-2838z: Bob Seabrook Hollow Duck Decoy:
Catalog Home A signed Bob Seabrook hollow duck decoy, stamped JON. Glass eyes. $450

Wco-2839z: H.V. Shourds Merganser Decoy:
Catalog Home A signed H.V. Shourds 1970s merganser decoy. Bruised tail tip. $300

Wdc-504: Set of 8 Louis XIII Style Side Chairs:
Catalog Home A set of 8 Louis XIII style side chairs with undulating legs & stretchers, the arched backs reflecting the scrolling. Ash & oak of warm brown color. Late 19th century. Reupholstered. $6,800

Wgd-328: Pair of c.1920 French Painted Iron Garden or Solarium Gates:
Catalog Home A handsome pair of c.1920 French painted iron garden or solarium gates with original standards, the bold circles & interrupted swirls balanced by small circles. Lift latch. Also would make a fantastic headboard for a king size bed.86 1/2" long, 50 3/4" h. $1,600

Wl-1070az: Hand Forged 3-Tier Chandelier:
Catalog Home A spectacular hand forged 3-tier Chandelier. $1,200

Wl-1070bz: Hand Forged 2-Tier Table:
Catalog Home A hand forged 2-tier table with glass top. 42" dia., 37" h. $1,200

Wl-1182: French Bronze and Crystal Chandelier:
Catalog Home A splendid, massive yet graceful French bronze & crystal chandelier with citron drops at the top. The unusual casting of bronze candle soccles & drip pans is distinctly superior to most chandeliers of this late 19th century era. Newly electrified. 26" dia., 31"h. + chain & cap. $3,600

Wl-1236: French Iron and Gilt Metal 8 Light Chandelier:
Catalog Home Late 19th century, French iron & gilt 8 light chandelier of cascading tiers each with clear cut amethyst, citron prisms and beadwork. Gilt metal "crown," drip pans, applied acanthus, and rosettes for large lower globe drop. 25 1/2" dia., 30" h. + chain. $2,800

Wl-1248: Rose Medallion Vase Mounted as Lamp:
Catalog Home A large Rose Medallion, Chinese export, vase. c. 1860. Made for the French market, note the extensive use of gilding. Restoration to portion of rim. Now as a lamp. 30 3/4" h. $1,200

Wm-335: George III Mahogany Shaving Mirror:
Catalog Home A well designed George III, c.1750-60, mahogany shaving mirror with shaped drawer, original ogee bracket feet. $1,200

Wof-2305z: George III mahogany secretaire bookcase:
Catalog Home A handsome George III secretaire bookcase of fine mahogany & mahogany veneers, raised on French splay feet. Diamond pane glazing. Satinwood & ebony, trimmed interior. Associated. One pane of glass with small crack. 42"w, 18 1/2"d, 89 1/2"h. $7,500

Wof-2306z: 18th century Dresser Base:
Catalog Home 18th century Dresser Base, formed from a period mule chest with exceptional raised panels. 2 drawers over 2 cupboards & a panel. 58 1/4" w, 21 3/4" d, 35" h. $3,800

Wot-1828z: c.1780 George III Mahogany Pembroke:
Catalog Home c.1780 George III faded mahogany pembroke with drawer & opposing false drawer, raised on square tapered legs. Well shaped apron. Repairs to rule joints & cockbeading. Charming old burns & mars. 31" d., 19 1/4" - 37 3/4" w. with leaves open, 27 1/2" h. $1,800

Wot-2089z: Chinese Engraved Brass Tray:
Catalog Home A Chinese engraved brass tray, figures in a garden with surrounds of fruits & flowers, on a carved rosewood & brass folding stand, c. 1900. 22" d., 25 3/8" h. $450

WP-1908z: "Venice at Sunset," watercolor by W.H. Earp.:
Catalog Home "Venice at Sunset," watercolor, signed W.H. Earp. Watercolor, gouache, gum arabic & pencil. William Henry Earp, British, born 1854. Framed dimensions: 13 7/8" w x 11 3/4" h. $450

WP-1909z: :
Catalog Home "Rheims Cathedral," watercolor, signed lower right, E. Nevil. Watercolor, pencil, & gum arabic. Edward Nevil, British, 19th century. $Sold

WP-1910z. :
Catalog Home "Fishing Boats by Moonlight," oil on canvas, signed lower right R. Gil, late 19th century. 16" x 24" canvas. Framed dimensions: 26 3/4w x 18 3/4h. $Sold

WP-1911z: A Léon Danchin, engraving, :
Catalog Home A Léon Danchin, France, 1887-1938, engraving. Renowned for his sporting dog drawings. "Pointers in the Field on Point." Condition: margins cut with a pencil, artist signature taped to reverse. Framed dimensions: 26 3/4"w x 14 1/4"h. $Sold

WP-1912z: A Léon Danchin, engraving, :
Catalog Home A Léon Danchin, France, 1887-1938, engraving. Renowned for his sporting dog drawings. "Setters in the Field." Condition: margins cut with pencil, artist signature taped to reverse. Framed dimensions: 26 3/4w x 14 1/4 h. $Sold

WP-1913z: A Léon Danchin, engraving, :
Catalog Home A Léon Danchin,France, 1887-1938, engraving. "Retriever with Pheasant". Condition: full margins, signed & numbered by artist. Framed dimensions: 30"w x 22 1/4"h. $Sold

WP-1914z: A set of 6 :
Catalog Home A set of 6 "Fore's Hunting Casualties", complete, drawn by Henry Alken & engraved by J. Harris, published January 1, 1850. Framed dimensions: 19"w x 16"h. $900

Wr-451z: Semi-Antique Ahar (Heriz) Room-Size Carpet:
Catalog Home A fine condition semi-antique Ahar (Heriz) room-size carpet in salmon, rose, blues, white. 9'10" x 13'4" $3,800

Wr-454z: Antique Sarouk:
Catalog Home A fine antique Sarouk, c. 1915, with deep blue, cream, salmon & brick colors. 39" x 58". $1,200

Wr-455z: Antique Kashan:
Catalog Home Fine antique Kashan - cream with salmons & blues. Even wear. c. 1900. 51" x 84" $900

Wr-456z: Semi-antique Afshar:
Catalog Home Semi-antique Afshar with deep blue, brick, salmon & cream colors, c. 1930's. Not made on a nomadic loom. 48" x 71" $1,200

Ws-85z: American Windsor Bench:
Catalog Home A fine American Windsor Bench, New York, c. 1780, originally in green/black paint. Crisp turnings. Outstanding design. Maple and tiger maple legs, arm supports & crest rail; hickory spindles; pine seat & arm rests. Exceptional repair to right side stretcher. See Charles Santore, "The Windsor Style in America," Drawing 2 & photos, pp. 73, 103, 104, 112, 115, etc. 79"w., 19 1/2" d., 29" h. $3,600

Wsi-7316z: George II Sterling Silver Serving Spoons:
Catalog Home A pair of George III, London, 1789, sterling silver serving spoons, William Eley. The gilding, repousse fruits & engraved decoration are Victorian. 4.55 troy oz. $295

Wsi-7317z: Continental Silver Lobed Tea Caddy:
Catalog Home A Continental silver lobed tea caddy with gilt Gnome finial - late 19th century with pseudo-Nuremberg hallmarks. 9.40 troy oz. $450

Wsi-7319z: George III Sterling Miniature Tankard:
Catalog Home A George III sterling miniature tankard, London, 1815, John Macbride, possibly a christening gift. 2.55 troy oz. $295

Wsi-7320z Set of 4 Floral Repousse Master Salts:
Catalog Home A fine set of 4 Baltimore floral repoususse master salts by A.G. Schultz & Co., c. 1920. 12.90 troy oz. Provenance: Sir Lionel Ernest Howard Whitby, 1895-1956, awarded the Military Cross & and the Royal Victorian Order, British hematologist, receiving one award from the Royal Society of Medicine for his work in wound shock and blood transfusions. He was hailed as "the greatest vampire the world has known." Lady Whitby was also a surgeon and physician. $SOLD

Wsi-7332z: Sterling Silver Wine Funnel:
Catalog Home George III sterling silver wine funnel, London, 1794, by Moses Brent. 2.85 troy oz. Brent was an important, diverse maker, renowned for his fine knives. Provenance: Sir Lionel Ernest Howard Whitby, 1895-1956, awarded the Military Cross and the Royal Victorian Order, British hematologist, receiving one award from the Royal Society of Medicine for his work in wound shock and blood transfusions, he was hailed as "the greatest vampire the world has known." Lady Whitby was also a surgeon and physician. $SOLD

Wsi-7340z: Handmade Georgian Taste Sterling Silver Salver:
Catalog Home A handmade Georgian taste sterling silver salver, 11 1/8" dia., 26.60 troy oz. Monogram MBK. Made by Maciel, c. 1940s Mexico City (1930-1970). $600

Wsi-7343z: Silver Asparagus Tongs:
Catalog Home Heavy & elegant sterling silver asparagus serving tongs, Sheffield, 1910, by the fine company of Harrison Brothers & Howson (GH). 5.45 troy oz. $350

Wsi-7350z: Pair of Georgian Sterling Serving Spoons:
Catalog Home A pair of Georgian serving spoons, sterling, with period crest & now bright cut with leaves & repousse fruits in bowls. London, 1795, by J & J Perkins. $225

Wsi-7351z: Mid-18th century Sterling Serving Spoons:
Catalog Home An associated pair of mid-18th century serving spoons, now as a pair of fruit spoons. Each date marked 1761. $225

Wsi-7356z: Mexican Handmade Sterling Silver Bread Tray:
Catalog Home A boldly formed Mexican handmade sterling silver bread tray with scrolled borders, Plateria Alameda in Juarez, c. 1960. 23.55 troy oz. $375

Wsi-7359z: Sterling Silver English Sugar Caster:
Catalog Home A sterling silver English faceted sides sugar caster, Birmingham, 1935, with the Silver Jubilee mark of George V & Queen Mary. 5.65 troy oz. Some dents. $225

Wsi-7360z: English Silver Muffineer:
Catalog Home A magnificent Britannia standard (950) English silver muffineer in period design, London, 1919 by Carrington & Co., 13.55 troy oz. $600

Wsi-7363z: Sterling Silver Onslow Pattern Flatware Set:
Catalog Home A splendid English sterling silver Onslow Pattern flatware set. Made by the Worcester Silver Company in London in 1967. The rarest and grandest of all patterns originating in the 18th century. 95 pieces (11 serving pieces). 12 knives, 12 bread & butter knives, 12 dinner forks, 12 salad/dessert forks, 12 oval soup/dessert spoons, 24 teaspoons, tomato server, cold meat fork, gravy ladle, sugar shell, butter server, hors d'ouevre fork, 2 serving spoons, basting spoon & salad serving set. 118 troy oz. + 24 knife handles. $SOLD

Wsi-7364z: Kirk "Kings" Sterling Silver 172 pc. Flatware Service:
Catalog Home A magnificent Kirk "Kings" sterling silver 172 piece flatware service. The first pattern by Samuel Kirk patented in 1825, 10 years after opening his Baltimore silver shop. This service is mostly monogramed on the obverse, ATM or AAT (Alice Thurston Marvel, nee Alice Anna Thurston). Made c.1920's, the set consists of: 12 of each - dinner knives, dinner forks, luncheon knives, luncheon forks, salad forks, teaspoons, cream soup spoons, boullion spoons, dessert spoons, iced teaspoons, oyster forks, solid silver butter spreaders; 8 fruit knives; berry shell bowl serving spoon; sugar shell; bon bon spoon; gravy ladle; large vegetable server; large slotted vegetable spoon; cold meat fork; slotted serving spoon; 4 serving spoons; roast & steak carving sets; cake server; cheese server; butter server; & pate server. 227.10 troy oz. $7,500

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