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Eighteenth century Russian nielloed silver snuffbox

Roend partially gilt Russian silver snuffbox. Nielloed medalios on both sides. The nielloed medallion on the top of the box seem to be a semi […]

Amethyst bust

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Amethyst bust

seventeenth/eighteenth century cameo carving of a bust of a young woman with dove. probably Italian ca 1700. Height:5.5 cm

Ivory bottle

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Ivory bottle

Seventeenth century ivory bottle, probably German ca 1690-1700 with silver neck and silver pull off lid. Figures are carved in high relief. Measurement: 60 mm

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Eighteenth century French gold box

French gold box in mint condition. Marked inside on base and lid. Paris 1789 Measurements :49 mm in diameter 19 mm in height weight : […]

Pair of shoe buckles

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Pair of shoe buckles

Pair of silver and gold and paste shoe buckles. Probably English ca 1800.Perfect condition.

1680 silver gilt Figa amulet

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1680 silver gilt Figa amulet

Italian , ca 1650-1680 gilt silver amulet/charm to deflect and protect the wearer from the “evil eye”.The mano fico, also called figa, is an Italian […]

Micro mosaic panel in gold frame

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Micro mosaic panel in gold frame

Larger than normal micro mosaic panel in enamelled gold frame. Most probably from a box. Depicting Pliny’s doves. The origin of the design is probably […]

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Pomander

Antique silver and agate pomander. Probably German ca 1700. Measurements : 32 mm

1700 silver gilt tooth pick

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1700 silver gilt tooth pick

Original and very rare gilt silver tooth pick. The figure of a “black amore” was very popular at the end of the seventeenth century as […]

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silver mounted amber snuff box

ca 1740 silver mounted amber snuff box, probably German. The mounts are silver gilt, with most of the original fire gilding left.

Early Reliquary

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Early Reliquary

“Large” gold mounted reliquary in pressed tortoise shell. An engraved steel dye was used to manufacture these artifacts. The steel was engraved with the image […]

Rock crystal and silver reliquary

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Rock crystal and silver reliquary

ca 1600 probably Italian reliquary with rock crystal and silver. The relics are housed in nine small hollowed out dome of a large octagonal crystal. […]

Ca 1600 Red jasper bowl with French gold mounts

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Ca 1600 Red jasper bowl with French gold mounts

Yellow and red jasper bowl , ca 1600 probably Italian or French in gold mounts. The mounts have French marks. The marks are difficult to […]

Enameled silver heart

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Enameled silver heart

Ca 1680 enameled heart with the image of Christ on one side and Mary on the other. Probably German .On one side one of the […]

Pair of Topaz and silver shoe buckles

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Pair of Topaz and silver shoe buckles

Probably Portuguese silver and topaz shoe buckles in original red leather tooled box.

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Engraved silver Masonic badge

English ca 1800 engraved silver Masonic badge.

Medieval pilgrims medal

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Medieval pilgrims medal

Probably English ca 1300 gilt bronze pilgrim’s medal, depicting “Veronica’s veil” These medieval “souvenirs” were bought after completing arduous and often hazardous pilgrimages taking months […]

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Whale bone fork and knife

Pair of fork and knife , carved as one, probably sailors carving ca 1800 Length : 16 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.

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

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1720 silver snuff box

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

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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 […]

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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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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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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 […]

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 […]

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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

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Silver mounted tortoise snuffbox

Ca 1840-60 silver mounted “radiated tortoise” from Madagascar as a snuff box. The engraved silver gilt mount is unmarked, probably European ca 1840-60. Measurements : […]

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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 Diameter : 89 […]

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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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Eighteenth century ivory candlestick

Ca 1720 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 […]

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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 […]

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 Capitulum of […]

Mexican silver gilt medallion

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Mexican silver gilt medallion

“Large” and heavy silver gilt medallion , ca 1720 Mexican. One side is of the Madonna crowned, the other is of a Saint being canonized. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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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

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eighteenth century gold mounted agate box

English Ca 1770 rare red agate snuff box with gold mounts. Measurements of box :78 mm x 58 mm x 30 mm

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