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1690 silver mounted jasper tea cup and saucer

Ca 1690-1700 probably German silver mounted jasper cup and saucer. The arrival of tea in Europe in the early seventeenth century came with Chinese porcellan t...

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Eighteenth century snuff box

French , gilt metal and gold snuffbox ca 1770. The core of the box is gilt metal and thin layer of three colored gold is applied on to create a more three dimen...

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Late Medieval silver seal

Late Medieval silver seal with a cipher in the middle and ornamented foliage around. Probably English ca 1200 Measurement of bezel :18 mm x 15 mm Height: ...

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Silver belt decoration.

Probably Hunnic ca 600 A.D.silver belt decoration with some gilding Measurement: 28 x 18 mm

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“Large”micro mosaic in gilt metal frame

Italian ca 1830 micro mosaic in slate surround, and in later ca. 1860 gilt metal frame. Probably Roman. Measurements : 168 x 114 mm

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Small oil painting on copper

Small oil painting on copper, with part ly paited with gold leafs, depicting St John of Matha / 1160 - 1213 / Ca 1660-80 Spanish Colonial Measurements:94 x 74...

Early Eighteenth Century Silver Mounted Shell Snuff Box
 

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Early Eighteenth Century Silver Mounted Shell Snuff Box

Early eighteenth century silver mounted shell as a snuffbox. Probably English ca 1730. The European Renaissance has ushered in a new interest in anything from ...

Medieval silver seal
 

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Medieval silver seal

Medieval silver seal with three letters of CRA. Probably English ca 1200-1250 Measurements:37 x 17 mm

Stag antler skull
 

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Stag antler skull

ca 1800 "large" antique realistically carved stag antler Memento Mori skull. Probably Italian. Nice original patina. Measurements: 48 x 38 mm

Carnelian seal
 

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Carnelian seal

Carnelian fob seal of "Gershon Leit", who according to his seal must have been a maker of telescopes, specticles, and magnifying lenses. The mount is silver. A...

Glass intaglio
 

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Glass intaglio

Late eighteenth century glass intaglio. The intaglio is a casting of an ancient classical Roman fragment. Measurements: 30 x 25 mm

Sixteenth century agate salt
 

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Sixteenth century agate salt

Ca 1580 beautiful, veriegated agate salt. The form has been used from the early 1480 onward and often this form would be mounted in gilt silver. Salt was expens...

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1600 silver gilt belt

Partially gilt silver belt, sections are cast and chased with masks and late Renaissance ornaments. Probably German or Dutch ca 1600 Length 65 cm

Parcel gilt Herrendgrund tumbler cup
 

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Parcel gilt Herrendgrund tumbler cup

Herrendgrund tumbler cup. Ca 1740 Herrendgrund is situated about one mile from Neushol, and is famous for a spring, which according to the common opinion is...

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Art Nouveau silver and chrysopras belt bucle

"Large" French Art Nouveau silver and gold and chrysopras belt bucle. Measurements : 100 x 59 mm

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Engine turned silver inkstand

Ca 1700 engine turned scribes portable silver inkstand with a special compartment underneath and a sander and ink"bottle". Unmarked Probably German or Swiss. ...

Amulet
 

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Amulet

Nineteenth century amulet, of a ferret / probably/ jaws in silver setting. The silver setting is with hinges , as to facilitate the jaws to open....Probably a h...

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Eighteenth century ivory candlestick

Ca 1760 excentric lathe turned ivory candlestick. The candlestick screws apert in three places. Probably Italian. Height 15 cm

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English Ivory Teetotum gambling ball

Ca 1700 English gambling dice with thirty two fazetts, each fazett is engraved with a letter. The English philosopher John Locke mentions a thirty two sided ivo...

Large Bishop’s seal
 

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Large Bishop’s seal

Large engraved copper seal of a Bishop. It bears the inscription S(igillum) CAPITULI ARGADIENSIS, translated by latin, it means "Seal of the Chatedral's Capitul...

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Large silvered copper medal

Large silvered copper medal "Marchio Nerius Corsinius" Dated 1726. of Neri Corsini ambassador to England. Born 1685-1770. Signed : Maria Weber 1697-1775 Dia...

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Early eighteenth century shoe snuff box

Very finely carved, probably French ca 1740 box wood snuff box in shape of a shoe. Measurements : 10 cm in lenght, 5 cm in height.

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Silver sealing wax case

Probably English ca 1760 sealing wax case, with a seal underneath. Wonderful quality. Measurements : 9 cm in height. 79.5 gram

Eighteenth century carved mother of pearl box
 

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Eighteenth century carved mother of pearl box

Antique eighteenth century silver and mother of pearl box. The box is larger than the "normal" snuffbox and could be a "table" snuff box. The panels could have ...

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Seventeenth century Sri Lanka ivory panel

Ca 1620-40 Sri Lankan carved ivory panel, probably part of a casket. Measurements : 27 x 7 cm

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Silver bust of St Leopold, Vienna 1758

Silver bust of St Leoplod on a gilt bronze plinth. Made by Joseph Moser of Vienna in 1758. / In a recently published book by The Kunsthistorische Museum of Vien...

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Silver mounted ivory snuffbox

English silver snuffbox, ca 1740 the two carved ivory panels. The lid is with a plaque depicting two figures having a picnic, the underside is with a scene of a...

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Silver mounted terrapin powder flask

Silver mounted terrapin powder flask. Probably Portuguese colonial ca 1720-40. The back of the flask have the original rings that held the chain on which the fl...

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Enamelled gold plaque

Probably Italian ca 1690 enamelled gold plaque depicting Mary mother of God as the Queen of the heavens. Diameter : 57 mm

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Ca 1800 enamelled gold pendant

Antique ca 1800 enamelled gold pendant/box in the sahpe of a masked lady....The lid of the box is of a moss agate. Measurements :50 mm x 32

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Silver mounted shell sauceboat

"Large" unmarked English ca 1760 silver mounted shell as a sauceboat, with three cast shell feet and cast handle. Measurements : 17 cm Height 12.5 cm

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Eighteenth century gold etui

Ca 1720 gold etui, / to hold probably sawing needles / / needles were very expensive and valuable as they were hand made / The cast gold panels are decorated...

Eighteenth century Jerusalem rosary
 

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Eighteenth century Jerusalem rosary

Gold and olive wood Jerusalem rosary. Ca 1760 .The inlaid olive wood cross is encased in 22 carat gold, the inlay is partly mother of pearl.

Fifteenth Century Amulet
 

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Fifteenth Century Amulet

Partially gilt silver amulet, modeled on the Islamic form of small scroll cases. During the Crusades Europeans brought back the Islamic amulets and copied them ...

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SS Vultus of Lucca

Silver plaque ca 1720-40 in gilt bronze frame of Vultus of Lucca. Measurement / from ring at the top/ 14 cm vertical / Volto Sancto / e Holy Face of Lucc...

Gilt bronze corpus
 

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Gilt bronze corpus

Gilt bronze corpus ca 1500. The finely chiseled bronze figure is fire gilt. Probably Italian.The head has a peg onto which a halo was attached. measurements: 1...

Enamelled silver medal of Gustavus Adolphus
 

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Enamelled silver medal of Gustavus Adolphus

Silver gilt and enamelled double sided medal dated 1627 of Gustavus Adolphus king of Sweden and on the reverse his wife Maria Eleonora The medal since is enam...

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Silver gilt counter box

Cilindrical silver gilt box with an engraved lid used to house gaming counters. The image engraved on the lid is a card of a king. No counters inside. Probably...

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1720 silver snuff box

Antique circular silver snuffbox, probably European ca 1720. Measurements : 7 cm in diameter

Eighteenth century Ottoman gold perfume bottle
 

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Eighteenth century Ottoman gold perfume bottle

Gold mounted glass perfume bottle. Probably Turkish ca 1760.The gold work with flower decoration. Height:11.5 cm

Eighteenth century shell and silver snuff box
 

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Eighteenth century shell and silver snuff box

Ca 1710-20 shell and silver snuff box. Probably English.

1600 rock crystal and silver box
 

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1600 rock crystal and silver box

Rock crystal box, ca 1600. Probably German or Prague.The mounts are gilt silver. Measurements:43 x 38 mm height:30 mm

Eighteenth century turtle snuff box with silver mounts
 

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Eighteenth century turtle snuff box with silver mounts

Ca 1760-70 silver mounted turtle snuff box. Shells, coconuts,nautilus shells, turtles, tortoises, ray skin, exotic wood, beetle nut, ostrich eggs, emu eggs, ivo...

Micro mosaic plaque
 

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Micro mosaic plaque

Italian ca 1810 micromosaic plaque of a crane, in original gold surround. Mosaics were popular in ancient Rome and were revived in the eighteenth century Grand ...

Fourteenth century Chinese agate bead
 

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Fourteenth century Chinese agate bead

Intricately carved Chinese carnelian bead. ca 1300.Drilled with tapering hole at the two ends. 55 mm long diameter of the cylinder:15 mm

Silver gilt perfume funnel
 

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Silver gilt perfume funnel

Eighteenth century fire gilt silver perfume funnel, hallmarked Moscow 1737 The spout of the funnel is engraved with inventory marks of probably the Kremlin. ...

Belt buckle
 

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Belt buckle

Silver and faceted cut paste buckle. English ca 1720. The belt part must have been made of velvet or silk. For very little money these items of such exceptional...

Jasper and gold snuffbox
 

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Jasper and gold snuffbox

Italian ca 1810 gold an carved jasper snuffbox.The multi layered jasper is cameo carved so the figure of Mercury stands proud while the background is carved awa...

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