Miscellaneous :

 

Item 9084

GorhamTray1

Copper Gorham tray inlaid with 3 sterling silver birds.

gorham mixed-metal small tray

Lovely heavy tray 8.25" x 6.5" with 3 inset sterling birds, engraved with reeds along the bottom. No lifting of sterling. 1 pencil-point dent to the center bottom (Looks like seedpod at end of bent stem).

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Gorham date code for 1869. Polished to remove small corrosions; back not cleaned.

Price: $275.

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Front will reoxidize nicely.

 

Item #: 6595

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19th c andirons

Pair of Aesthetic movement 19th C andirions, c. 1870-1880. Cast brass pierced  roundels 7.5" diameter; stand overall 25" high on hand-made wrought iron frames.

Measure 29" overall front-to-back, taking a very deep fireplace !

Unmarked, but of obvious quality.

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Price: $1,175 pair.

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Item #: 8731

CarvedBox1

Carved Box

Finely-carved fruit-wood dresser box 12.5" wide

Hand-made in Milan, Italy, c.1900. Wonderful detail !

Signed to bottom.
Interior finished, but not lined; you choose with what !

Price: $1,250.

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Item #:1559

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Arts & Crafts Inkwell

Heavy cast brass arts & Crafts inkstand.
Hinged lid to inkwell with hand-made brass liner (not original), 12" wide at front.

Large area for dip-pens, 2 side areas for accessories (stamps, nibs).

Price: $245.

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Item #: 6589

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Brass Andirons

Pair of large cast brass or bronze chenets (fire dogs or andirons) in full-blown Rococo Louis XV style; 16.5" high.

American made.
Iron cross-bar stamped "Sheffield N.Y. 163 L" and "…..R".

Price: $1,250 pair.

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Item #: JC8

SteiffSeaLion1Steiff display model life-size sea lion cub ! !

Steiff Sea Lion

With spotted coat typical for young pups, this is 35" long, 17" high.
Bears 9/16" metal Steiff button and yellow cloth tag #1179/04; this model was discontinued in 1982.

From non-smoking household, this is in lovely played-with condition, not dirty nor worn.
Left eye replaced with glossy wood eye, properly hooked into place….looks good !

Price: $400.

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Item #: 8920

VodkaSet1

French Enamel Ink Stand

French bronze champleve inkstand c. 1870, 14.5" wide, 8.5" deep. Fired muticolour enamel  covers all upper surfaces in recessed spaces to create full rococo design !

With 2 hinge-cover inkwells holding original glass liners; 2 C-scroll rests provide support for dip-pen. All on 4 ball feet.

Price:$1,375.

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Item #: 2513

Russian Plaque1

Russian fired enamel plaque 3.75" x 2.5" mounted in elaborate silver frame 6" x 3.5" overall.

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Russian Plaque2

On curved copper sheet with counter-enamel back to prevent warping in the kiln.

Price: $ 245.

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Not signed;  hand-painted scene of "onion-dome" buildings in the snow.

 

 

Item # JC18

SteiffLeopard1

Life-size display model of seated adult leopard.

Steiff Leopard

Largest size made by Steiff, Germany

Body is 37" long, 24" high, plus 27" tail = 64" overall. Glass eyes, original metal button and yellow fabric tag.

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Condition lovely, from non-smoking household; I have owned for 22 years.

Price: $625.

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