Stuart Devlin Surprise Fish and Anchor Egg, Silver and Vermeil London 1977, original box. Height: 7.5cm high, No 19 of limited edition. Item Weight: 152 grams.
Extremely detailed pair of bronze statues of guardians to the Buddha called Niō or Kongōrikishi. While Buddhism usually promotes pacifism, the Nio guardians are said to have justified the use of physical confrontation to fight back against evil. Nio are typically placed on either side of a temple door. One statue, named Misshaku Kongo or Agyo, has an open mouth to represent the first sound in the Sanskrit language "a", symbolizing birth and overt violence...
Large Art Deco-Style silver box. Box is lozenge-form, and has reeded rim and hinged cover. Rests on 4 block supports with ebonized wood. Sides have rectangular inlaid panels. Inlaid trapezoidal key plate and central lozenge panel on cover. A geometric design that mixes precious metal with natural materials. Box and cover interior lined with antique fabric as is box underside. With key. Marked. Very good condition.
Dimensions: H 4 1/2 x W 15 3/4 x D 9 1/2 in...
Christofle silver plate cooler Art Deco style France, circa 1980. Rarely found large size, very slightly tapered form, plain with upper and lower reeded band surround, fixed rondelle side handles. Marked with Christofle Marks on base. Height: 11 inches. Diameter: 5.75 inches. Handle to handle: 7.25 inches.
Silvered metal vase Lino Sabattini, Italy, circa 1970. Signed to base with Sabattini mark. Height: 10.5 inches. Lino Sabattini became director of design at the prestigious Christofle Orfèvrerie, where he created metal ware notable for abstract organic yet invariably elegant and modern forms between 1956 and 1963. During that period, Lino Sabattini also designed metal, glass, and ceramic objects for Rosenthal...
A large well rendered bronze rhinosaurus of an African white rhino. This realistic rhino has heavily textured skin, wrinkles and folds at its neck and legs, and its tail is contoured around the back leg. In excellent condition, it measures 18.5" long, 8.25" high, 6.25" wide.
A rare pair of cast iron andirons in the form of jumping Bass with glass eyes through which the fire glows, from the Lodge foundry, American, Mid 20th Century. Perfect for a sea side cottage or lakeside cabin. In original box, it appears they have never been used. 12" H. X 8" W. X 15"L. We accept time payments and quantity discounts. . ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED ** BXHALLCLST
A pair of Lucknow solid silver sweetmeat or bonbon bowls from the Indian Raj period circa 1880 1890. These superbly detailed antique high grade silver 4-7/8" x 4" bowls have a graceful fluted rim. They feature gilt interiors and fine hammered wildlife scenes around the exterior depicting panthers, elephants, birds, dogs, rabbits and others, all with a backdrop of palm trees and tropical foliage...
Bud Hambleton welded steel sculpture.
During the 70's Hambleton ran a gallery on Nantucket, Massachusetts where his sculptures were featured.
This powerful, well rendered and heavy work stands appx. 19" tall.
In very good condition with no problems observed.
Blue Tole Cachepot, Planter, 16 1/4" x 8" wide-top rim, 13 1/4 x 5 1/8" wide-inside, 6 1/2" high, with scrolling vine Feather painted design on dark navy blue background, the condition is like new.
Black Tole Cachepot, Planter with gold scrolling vine and floral design, and round ball feet, 16" x 10" Wide-top rim, 11 1/2" x 5 1/2" wide-bottom, 8 3/4" high, the condition is new.
Red Tole deep Tray for Bread or Fruit, 12 1/4" x 8" wide, 3 5/8" high, Rose branch in the center and floral vines inside under the top rim, the condition is good.
A wonderful hand wrought Demitasse coffee pot, creamer and sugar in a design very similar to William Spratling's Volteo pattern executed in brass, copper and exotic wood. The Demitasse or chocolate pot has a right angled handle, bottom of pot and top of knob are copper, body is brass. Measures 6" tall and 3 1/8" across not counting the handle. Hinge is a little wobbly.
Creamer Measures 2" tall, and 2 1/4" across the bottom. Open sugar measures 1 3/4" high and 2 1/4" across plus the handles...
An Attractive candle holder supported by three "jewel" encrusted spiders, ht. 2 1/8. Great condition.
Small Classical bronze Horse with green patina 3.5" by2.5"
Group lot Buddhist Deity, Egyptian bronze triad, Tiki Lighter with a Mortar and pestle. 1980s vintage Tiki lighter with light up eyes , needs fluid eyes light could use a fresh battery, Nice bronze Horus triad amulet Grand tour vintage , an antique or vintage Tibetan? seated Buddhist deity possibly bronzed lead and last a cool tiny mortar and pestle could grinding a pill or small amounts of powder. Lighter 2.5" high Buddhist 2.2"
Modern 950 silver box inset with ancient Roman coins. Made by Bulgari in Italy in 1972. Straight sides, each with large gilt diaper inset with a follis (a type of bronze coin) from the reign of Emperor Maxentius, one of the last pagan emperors, who ruled from 306-312 AD. Striking 1970s design evocative of decline and decadence. Fully marked including post-1967 Italian marks, year, and phrase “Impero Romano / Massenzio / 306 – 312 / Follis”...
Silver Carved and chased silver herb container with floral designs, unmarked as to silver content.Size almost 3" high 1.25" diameter weight 55g