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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.

Wb-1259z: 19th Century Leather Beaver Hat Box:
Catalog Home A marvelous 19th century leather beaver hat box, the lining of antique maps of Canada & USA. Leather shield. Lacking surround strap. $295

Wci-3756: Set of 6 French Faience Hunt Plates:
Catalog Home A set of 6 Humorous French Faience Hunt Plates, c. 1880; St. Amand; green borders. $360


Wci-6261z: Pair of c.1860-80 English Staffordshire White Spaniels:
Catalog Home A pair of c.1860-80 English Staffordshire white spaniels. Excellent condition & well painted. $450

Wci-6274z: Baluster Form Sang de Boeuf Porcelain Vase:
Catalog Home A baluster form sang de boeuf porcelain vase, Chinese, with apple green upper edge. Some glaze crackle. 19th century. Pseudo reign marks. $225

Wck-175z: Gilt Bronze Art Nouveau Mantle Clock:
Catalog Home A fine gilt bronze carriage style Art Nouveau mantle clock, c.1895, with enameled dial signed Seth Thomas. $1,200

Wco-2817z: Wooden Carving of Saint Catherine from Goa:
Catalog Home An 18th century or earlier carving from Goa, the Portuguese colony of West India (India since 1961) - the patron saint of Se Cathedral de Santa Catarina, one of the largest in Asia. Saint Catherine of Alexandria (Saint Catherine of the Wheel & The Great Martyr St. Catherine) martyred in the early 14th century, known as a scholar & was also a princess. She always holds a book with metal clasps & a pen (her pen is lacking). Acquired by a noted American collector during his career in India and Pakistan. 43 1/4" h., 14" w., 10" d. $4,500

Wco-2818z: Pair of c.1815 English Regency Deep Red & Gilt Decorated Papier Mache Wine Coasters:
Catalog Home A fine & rare pair of c.1815 English Regency deep red & gilt decorated papier mache wine coasters in near flawless condition. Provenance: Sir Lionel & Lady Whitby from Mr. Wolston of Cambridge for "30 bob". Sir Lionel Ernest Howard Whitby, 1895-1956, awarded the Military Cross & Royal Victorian Order, British hematologist, Regius Professor of Physic, Union of Cambridge, 1945-1956, Master of Downing College, 1947-57, & Vice Chancellor of the Univ. of Cambridge, 1951-53. Receiving one award from The Royal Soc. of Medicine for his work in wound shock & blood transfusions, he was hailed as "the greatest vampire the world has known". $750

Wco-2820z: Lacquered Papier Mache Kashmiri Tray:
Catalog Home A wonderful lacquered papier mache Kashmiri tray by the celebrated Suffering Moses, acquired c.1970. A tree with green leaves. Exceptional work associated with this great studio. $450

Wco-2821z: Lacquered Papier Mache Kashmiri Tray:
Catalog Home A wonderful lacquered papier mache Kashmiri tray by the celebrated Suffering Moses, acquired c.1970. A tree with blue leaves. Exceptional work associated with this great studio. $450

Wco-2823z: Collection of Chinese Jade & Hardstone Fruits & Vegetables :
Catalog Home A great collection of Chinese jade & hardstone antique fruits & vegetables, leaves & flowers. $450

Wda-1111: English Papier Mache Wine Coasters:
Catalog Home An elegantly formed Pair of mid-19th century English Papier Mache Scarlet & Gilt Star Decorated Wine Coasters. $295

Wda-1412z: George III c.1760-80 Brass Bound Mahogany Oval Wine Cooler:
Catalog Home A George III c.1760-80 brass bound mahogany oval wine cooler- later line. Provenance: Sir Lionel & Lady Whitby from Mr. Wolston of Cambridge for "30 bob". Sir Lionel Ernest Howard Whitby, 1895-1956, awarded the Military Cross & Royal Victorian Order, British hematologist, Regius Professor of Physic, Union of Cambridge, 1945-1956, Master of Downing College, 1947-57, & Vice Chancellor of the Univ. of Cambridge, 1951-53. Receiving one award from The Royal Soc. of Medicine for his work in wound shock & blood transfusions, he was hailed as "the greatest vampire the world has known". $1,200

Wda-1417z: Carved Gray Schist Stone Gandhara Panel :
Catalog Home A carved gray schist stone Gandhara panel from an area approximating the Peshawara Valley of Pakistan, a Buddhist enclave for centuries. This possible stair riser relief portrays a mounted figure with male & female escorts. Circa 300 CE. Brought back by a noted American collector of St. Catherine about 1970. $1,500

Wda-1418z: Gandhara Yellow Schist Carving of a Male Head:
Catalog Home A Gandhara yellow schist carving of a male head, possibly a temple donor from a region of Pakistan, approximating the Peshawar Valley, Buddhist enclave for centuries. Circa 300 CE. Brought back by a noted American collector of St. Catherine about 1970. $750

Wg-2074z: Set of 6 Val St. Lambert Blue-to-Clear Cased Cut Glass White Wines:
Catalog Home Set of 6 Val St. Lambert blue to clear cased, cut glass white wines. $295

Wg-2075z: Set of 10 Italian Hand Enameled Blown Glass Plates:
Catalog Home A set of 10 19th century Italian hand enameled blown glass plates with applied base rims. fine condition. $450

Wg-2076z: Set of 10 Italian Blown & Hand-Enameled Glass Wine Goblets:
Catalog Home An exceptional set of 10 Italian 19th century blown & hand-enameled glass wine goblets with octagonal bowls and twist knop stems. One for cabinet use only. $750

Wg-2080z: Set of 12 +1 Waterford Water Goblets:
Catalog Home A splendid set of 12 +1 Waterford water goblets (ideal for a fine red wine as well.). $900

Wg-2081z: Set of 12 Waterford Large Wines:
Catalog Home A handsome set of 12 Waterford large wines suited to reds or whites. $600

Wl-1232: Pair of c.1860 Faience Oil Lamps, Now with Electricity:
Catalog Home A pair of c.1860 faience oil lamps, now with electricity. The bulbous form & floral design as well as the fittings reflect continuing Asian influence. $1,600

Wl-1235: Pair of 19th Century English Snook Table Legs Now as Lamps:
Catalog Home A pair of 19th century English snook table legs converted to lamps with wonderful original finish. $1,600

Wl-1238z: Chinese Peking Enamel Vase as Lamp:
Catalog Home Early 20th century Chinese Peking enamel vase, now mounted as a lamp. $450

Wl-1244z: Fine c.1840 Silver on Copper & Brass Sinumbra Lamp:
Catalog Home A fine c.1840 silver on copper & brass sinumbra lamp of columnar form with original cut & frosted shade, originally burning sperm whale oil. An improvement on Argand lamps of the late 18th century, this leap forward occurred about 1820. Electrified. $1,200

Wm-445z: Continental Cartouche Shaped Mirror:
Catalog Home A Continental cartouche shaped mirror, Italian, rococo with robust asymmetric carving. Mid- 19th century. $900

Wm-447: 19th Century French Oval Gilt Mirror in Rococo Taste:
Catalog Home An attractive 19th century French oval gilt mirror in Rococo taste, the body of poplar with pine backboards. The decorative elements are composition. 46 1/2" x 39". The ribbon is exceptional & condition shows only minor old repairs typical of age & delicacy. $2,400

Wmi-3076z: c.1860-75 English Copper Jelly Mold by Benham:
Catalog Home A c.1860-75 English copper jelly mold by Benham with orb & cross opposing sun marks. Chain motif. $300

Wmi-3077z: c.1860-75 English Castle Motif Coper Jelly Mold by Benham:
Catalog Home c.1860-75 English copper jelly mold by Benham, opposing marks of a sun with orb & cross. Castle motif with dents. $225

Wmi-3085z: Dated 1896 Southeast Asian Betel Nut Box for Paan:
Catalog Home A dated 1896 Southeast Asian betel nut box for paan, made for H.B. Poonegar in traditional book form. Double sided. Divisions lacking. $225

Wmi-3086z: Large Betel Nut Box for Paan:
Catalog Home A large Betel nut box, for Paan, of book form with floral repousse & punchwork decoration. Silver, 19th century, Southeast Asia. $225

Wmi-3094z: Heart Shaped Southeast Asian Bronze Betel Nut Box:
Catalog Home A heart shaped Southeast Asian bronze betel nut box (for Paan)with double compartments. Partially fitted. 19th century. $325

Wmi-3095z: Great c.1909 Russian Samovar with 10 Award Seals:
Catalog Home A great c.1909 Russian samovar with 10 award seals from 1882 to 1909, on a tray with drip bowl. Minor wood handle flaws. $900

Wmi-3097z: Southeast Asian Copper Tray:
Catalog Home A fabulous Southeast Asian copper tray. The exceptional floral, vine & paisley motifs hand cut from a heavy sheet of metal. 35" dia. $600

Wmi-3098z: Brass, Bronze, Copper & Iron Scale:
Catalog Home A wonderful brass, bronze, copper & iron 19th century scale - Raj period India. "To Wigh 7lb" "Class C". $450

Wof-2112: Elm & Ash Buffet a Deux Corps:
Catalog Home A richly carved elm & ash Buffet a Deux Corps from Caux in Normandy, c.1830. The pronounced crown molding starts and stops with fluting, creating a dentil molding effect and the corners are carved in a drapery motif. The whole is lushly and deeply carved with flowers and foliage on the apron, doors and crest rail and used to particularly good effect along the central uprights - carrying the eye upwards. The feet have been tipped. The upper doors with wire for display; shaped shelves, the lower with 2 attached drawers. 53" w., 21 1/4" d., 91" h. $9,800

Wp-1880: "Stream of Sunset" by Jules Brault:
Catalog Home "Stream of Sunset" oil on panel, signed Jules Brault, dated 1919, l.r. Jules-Lucien Brault (France 1861-1929), landscape painter, shown at Salon des Artistes Francais and the Independents. 12 1/4" x 15 3/5"; 17 1/4" x 21 1/2" frame. $2,400

Wp-1889z: :
Catalog Home "Ducks Landing", David Lockhart, watercolor. American, 1928-1990. Well listed architect & painter, watercolor specialist. 18 1/2" x 28 1/2" by sight; 28 1/2" x 38 1/2" frame. $1,200

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