This is an Opulent Antique Continental Easter Egg made of Pink frosted Opaline Glass with Bronze Dore' fittings. Egg is 6 5/8" tall and 4 1/2" at its widest point. Formerly in the collection of a member of the Russian Imperial Family, provenance upon request. Egg is in excellent condition, and is of exceptional beauty.
An impressive pair of Old Paris porcelain vases from the mid-19th century. Flared at the crest, one is decorated with a French maiden delicately testing the water with her foot, while on the other, a French gentleman pursues, followed by his dog. A playful pair of collector pieces that are sure to delight.
A magnificent Old Paris French porcelain vase from the mid-19th century. Bordered by Louis Phillipe blue decoration and painted white roses, the vase features a strikingly rendered scene of a chateau in the distance within a large centered oval. Adorning the based are two intricate bisque putti. An important piece for any collector.
An exquisite pair of Old Paris porcelain vases from the mid-19th century. These beautiful vases feature hand-painted scenes of young courtiers and ladies on one side, and lovely decorative floral scenes upon the other. Deep cobalt blue with overlain gold decorations enhance the pair. A small chip is noted on the base of one.
An elegant 1850s Sevres porcelain compote with bronze dore' base. The porcelain is bound in a dore' frame with looping chains suspended all around. Decorated in Louis Phillipe Blue, the porcelain is centered with finely painted playful putti, one placing a wreath of roses upon the other's head.
This is a very nice Pedestal by "J.B. Owens Pottery Co.". Pedestal is brown with designs of "Griffins" and "Old Man Winter / North Wind". Pedestal is 33 1/2" tall and 13 1/4" wide at the top. Pedestal is in very good condition, some chips on the Griffins and a white spot where it was not finished properly in the glazing process. Any questions, please inquire.
This is a wonderful covered vase or decanter by Crown Derby, made in 1886 in the melon shape. Piece is in the Imari style, with a floral design, mainly gold with cobalt blue and some pink shades. Piece is just over 12" tall with the lid and about 6 1/2" across at its widest point. Piece is marked on the bottom with the "Crown Derby mark" and the date code just under it that represents the year 1886, also other marks on the edge "524 / 2246N" and in excellent condition, no chips cracks etc.
A wonderful 1870s American pine child's doll dresser with four drawers and wooden pulls. This serviceable piece could be used as a jewelry case or desktop organizer, letter box, or small silver chest.
An unusually beautiful Italian gilt wood hand-carved mirror. This wonderful mirror inspires a touch of whimsy, with a hot air balloon topping the crest.
Unusual and fine, circa 1830 Continental clock; whimsical, yet possessing great finesse! This beauty has a wooden and gesso case with real marble columns and lovely minature painting of the countryside. Also note the painting and mirror on top with mother of pearl accents. It awaits your loving restoration, fresh from a fine Southern estate.