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Antique Wooden Folk Art "Windmill and Horse" Sculpture and Carving, USA
Charming antique wooden folk art sculpture and carving entitled "Windmill and Horse."    
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20th Century American Antiquities

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Wood

Boule de Petanque Game Ball #30
Petanque is a game played in the south of France not unlike bocce ball in Italy. The French Petanque makers went all out to hand craft their game balls. The wooden ball is covered wi...
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Antique 1850s French French Provincial Antiquities

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Iron, Brass

Mbole People, DRC, Chief Scepters Collection Made of Palmtree Leaf Midribs
The Sceptres are made of the Midrib of Palm tree leaves. They were uses by the members of the Lilwaa Secret Society of the Mbole Tribe that live in the South -Western part of Kongo. ...
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Vintage 1920s Congolese Tribal Art

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Organic Material

19th Century, United Kingdom, Victorian Dome Filled with 19 Exotic Birds
A composition of nineteen exotic birds in a naturalistic setting under a Victorian glass dome. The bird in the center is a male Australian King Parrot, recognizable by its red feathe...
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Antique 19th Century British Taxidermy

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Organic Material

Authentic Greek Silver Athena and Owl Coin in Sterling Silver Pendant and Chain
An authentic Greek, Attica, Athens silver Tetradrachm coin (circa 101-100 BC), set in a custom rounded sterling silver bezel. The obverse, or front side, of this coin features the he...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Greek Antiquities

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Sterling Silver

Gandhara Schist Carved Stone Head Fragment
Gandhara Schist carved stone head fragment We are proud to offer a hand carved Gandhara Schist carved stone head fragment. Mounted on a small ebonized wooden plinth and metal rod ho...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Pakistani Folk Art Antiquities

Materials

Stone

Early 20th Century Vintage French Eight Bottle Wine Carrier Basket from France
Early 20th century vintage French eight bottle wine carrier basket from France. Antique French handmade wine bottle carrier rack for 8 bottles, made of metal with a wooden handle. Us...
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Early 20th Century French Antiquities

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Tin

Unique Early 20th Century Vintage French Five Bottle Wine Carrier Basket
Unique Early 20th Century Vintage French Five Bottle Wine Carrier Basket from France. Antique French handmade wine bottle carrier rack for 5 bottles, made of metal. Used by the Frenc...
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Early 20th Century French Antiquities

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Iron, Tin

Early 20th Century Vintage French Six Bottle Wine Carrier Basket from France
Early 20th century vintage French six bottle wine carrier basket from France. Antique french handmade wine bottle carrier rack for 6 bottles, made of metal with a wooden handle. Used...
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Early 20th Century French Antiquities

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Tin

Early 20th Century Vintage French Eight Bottle Wine Carrier Basket from France
Early 20th century vintage French eight bottle wine carrier basket from France. Antique french handmade wine bottle carrier rack for 8 bottles, made of metal with a wooden handle. Us...
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Early 20th Century French Antiquities

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Tin

Group of Three Rustic Country Antiques Oil Lamp Stool Grain Measure
A group of three rustic country antiques. A handmade wooden oil lamp with very charming fish shaped holder and wheat shaped post on solid thick wood stand. A handcrafted tenon-mortis...
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Antique Early 19th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Wood

1920s Rare Levi Strauss & Co. Belt Buckle
By STRAUSS
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Brass belt buckle marked "San Francisco, CAL." Original riveted quality clothing. Patented May 20, 1873 trademark. With original black leather belt which has seen wear but complete. ...
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Vintage 1920s American Historical Memorabilia

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Brass

Black Forest Fallow Deer Trophy Mount
By Black Forest
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Black Forest carved trophy fallow deer skull mount on heavily carved oak leaf and acorn plaque. Period: Last quarter of the 19th century Origin: european Size: 22" W x 27" H  
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Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Wall-mounted Sculptures

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Wood

Carved Wood Memento Mori Skull Italy, 18th Century
Powerfully carved in the form of a real size human skull consisting of the cranium and jaws, the cadaverous face rendered being stripped of its remaining flesh.
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Antique 1790s European Other Antiquities

Materials

Walnut

19th Century Black Forest Carved Bear Chair
By Black Forest
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Black Forest Swiss carved chair having bear on fallen log. Carved bear on lifting seat which once had a music box. Part of the Brienz collection plate 26. Origin: Swiss Period: ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chairs

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Wood

19th Century Gentleman's Vintage Foot Rest
Vintage metal footrest marked "Rest Your Feet Here". Used in a western "gentleman's club." Red velvet in horseshoe design. Origin: Wyoming Period: Late 19th century Dimensions:...
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Antique Late 19th Century American Antiquities

Materials

Other

19th Century Black Forest Carved Bear Chair
By Black Forest
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Black Forest Swiss carved chair having bear on fallen log. Carved bear on lifting seat which once had a music box. Part of the Brienz collection plate 26. Origin: Swiss Period: L...
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Antique Late 19th Century Chairs

Materials

Wood

Benson & Hedges 19th Century Cigar Humidor
Cigar humidor by Benson and Hedges, London NY, Montreal. This model was known as "The Captain" marketed to exec's a tabletop Campaign style. The inside of the lid is the older design...
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Antique Late 19th Century North American Tobacco Accessories

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Rosewood

1940s Folk Art Miniature Parthenon on Walnut Pedestal
Walnut display pedestal topped with miniature 1940s Folk Art pantheon. Pedestal has Masonite roof, and both pieces are in overall good condition. Pantheon is missing one column.  ...
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Vintage 1940s American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art

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Walnut, Paint

Authentic Greek 'Macedonian' Alexander the Great Coin, 336-323 BC
An Authentic Greek (Macedonian) Alexander the Great Tetradrachm Coin, 336-323 BC, set in a 22-karat gold bezel and Bail with an Emerald Stone Accent. Obverse of Coin is Heracles and ...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Macedonian Classical Greek Collectible ...

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Emerald, Metal, 22k Gold

Early 20th Century, Antique Wooden Rocking Horse
The rocking horse was made in the first half of the 20th century in the United Kingdom. The ears and the reigns are in light brown leather. The main and the tail of the horse are mad...
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Early 20th Century British Toys and Dolls

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Leather, Wood

Large 19th Century Pharmacy Reversed Painted Display Dispensing Jar
Here is a wonderful decorative late 19th century pharmacist hand blown dispensing/display glass jar of considerable size. The jar is reverse painted by hand with a white ground and g...
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Antique 19th Century British Jars

Materials

Glass

19th Century, Italian Original Wooden Prosthetic Leg
This prosthetic leg was manufactured in Italy in 1917 and is made of wood and leather, circa 1900, the pioneers of prosthetic design had begun the idea of specialized artificial limb...
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Early 20th Century Italian Scientific Instruments

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Leather, Wood

Whale Scrimshaw Cribbage Board
Authentic Scrimshaw carved into and antique tortoise shell with brass legs. Carved aboard the Ship Argonaut. A whaling ship from Sag Harbor New York from 1814-1832. The detailed carv...
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Antique Early 19th Century American Folk Art Antiquities

Materials

Tortoise Shell

Handmade Papier Maché Flamingo, Original Paint with Nice Age Patina
This handmade papier mâché flamingo has its original colors. It's about one meter high and stands on one leg. The flamingo dates from the mid-20th century.
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Mid-20th Century German Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Paper

Antique Wooden Walnut Sculpture Brown Patina Lacquered, Hand Carved, 1500, Rome
Ancient wooden sculpture with lacquer in the first light patina, hand carved in a precious brown walnut, very rare and of fine workmanship, handmade in the 16th century from the papa...
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Antique 16th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Walnut

Antique 19th Century Weathered Wooden Finial Collection '8' on Stands
By Mark Indursky
Located in Stamford, CT
A collection of 8 antique 19th century wooden fence post finials on custom made steel stands. Original beautifully weathered surface. Very sculptural. Finials are 3" wide and 5.5" ta...
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Antique 1870s American American Colonial Architectural Elements

Materials

Wood

Midcentury Gothic Chess Set by Dyaya
Midcentury contemporary Gothic chess set by DYAYA. Craftsman style mahogany dove tailed casket and craftsman style chess board of oak with Italian marble. This stunning midcentury ch...
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Vintage 1950s Antiquities

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Oak

Pair of Old Punjabi Handcrafted Wooden Tribal Wedding Chairs
A pair of old Punjabi handcrafted wooden tribal wedding chairs with intricate woven rope seating. The chairs are hand painted in vibrant reds and blacks slightly fading. The minor lo...
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Antique Late 19th Century Indian Painted Furniture

Materials

Rope, Wood

Yoruba People, Nigeria, Carved Twin Figure "Ibeji"
A finely carved big Yoruba Male Ibeji figure with tall headdress, expressive eyes, original bead belt and heavy wear and polish from native use. Areas of encrusted cam wood powder be...
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Early 20th Century Nigerian Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Beads, Wood

19th Century French Culinary Scale with Two Copper Plateaux
An antique French counter or grocer scale in ebonized hardwood and mahogany inlay with white marble top, circa 1880. The scale is made of hardwood, with each side having a thin inlai...
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Antique Late 19th Century French French Provincial Scientific Instruments

Materials

Copper

Large Fossilized Museum Quality Woolly Mammoth Lower Jaw circa 20,000 Years Old
A large fossilized woolly Mammoth lower jaw circa 20,000 years old (the Pleistocene period) Superb very impressive Museum quality example of a Fossilized woolly mammoth lower jaw wi...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Russian Antiquities

Materials

Bone

Prisoner of War Cribbage Board
We are proud to offer a mid-19th century Prisoner of War (POW) handmade cow bone cribbage board. With a sliding draw section under its base (excluding cribbage counters) this item is...
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Antique 1850s British Folk Art Antiquities

Materials

Bone

1925 Rare Blue Bracelet R. Lalique
By René Lalique
Located in Milan, IT
Rare blue bracelet R. Lalique, France 1925, signed by R. Lalique. The bracelet is in excellent condition.
Category

Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Antiquities

Materials

Glass

1970s Piaget Lady Watch in Gold and Jade
1970s Piaget lady gold watch, with the face watch in Jade, with original watch strap in alligator signed by Piaget. In excellent condition, it works perfectly.
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Vintage 1970s Swiss Modern Antiquities

Materials

Jade, Gold

French Iron and Metal Industrial Bin
French industrial bin with rusted patina, mesh covered base and open work ribbed sides, circa 1900s. Handles on both sides at top. Originally from a factory.
Category

Early 20th Century French Industrial More Furniture and Collectibles

Materials

Metal, Iron

Antique Altar Tabernacle Cabinets Black and Gold Wood, Carved Door, 1800, France
Ancient altar tabernacle in black lacquered wood with gold sculpture finishes, all carved by hand, has an arched door that can be opened on the davanyti, so it can be used as cabinet...
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Antique 19th Century French Cabinets

Materials

Wood

American Civil War Era Black Metal Ballot Box by Geo Barnard & Company, 1800s
Black cylindrical 19th century ballot box by Geo Barnard & Company of Saint Louis Missouri. A wonderful piece of history, this State government ballot box is tall and round in form. ...
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Antique Early 19th Century American American Classical Political and Pat...

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Metal, Tin

19th Century Boston Terrier Iron Door Stop, Hubley
19th century original painted cast iron Boston Terrier dog door stop. The condition is very good.
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Antique Late 19th Century American Adirondack Antiquities

Materials

Iron

L’Or Des Thraces, The Bulgarian Treasures, Geneve, 1981
Trésors de l'art et de la culture thraces dans les terres Bulgares Auteur(s) : collectif, collectif - lapaire, claude Editeur : Musée D'art Et D'histoire Genève Langue : Françai...
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Vintage 1980s Swiss Mid-Century Modern Books

Materials

Paper

Folk Art Walking Stick, USA 1900
Folk art walking stick: one piece of fruitwood. The handle depicts a laying Indian woman. Engraved characters along the shaft. America XIX cent.
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Early 20th Century American Antiquities

Materials

Fruitwood

Folk Art Walking Stick, Russia, 1830
Folk Art walking stick: one piece of tall carved painted fruitwood, red burgundy color, depicting flowers and peonies, Russia, circa 1830.
Category

Antique 1820s Russian Antiquities

Materials

Fruitwood

System Folk Art Walking Stick, France, 1880
Gadget-System Folk Art walking stick: a stick with the seat function. Carved wooden seat and iron parts depicting the grape leaves and metal ferrule, France, circa 1880.
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Antique 1880s French Antiquities

Materials

Iron

Folk Art Walking Stick, Italy, 1870
Folk Art walking stick: one piece of fruitwood branch follows the natural growth. Sculpted handle depicting a bird flamed shaft decoration. Metal ferrule. Italy, circa 1870.
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Antique 1860s Italian Antiquities

Materials

Fruitwood

Folk Art Walking Stick, England, 1850
Folk Art walking stick: one piece of carved and stained fruitwood. The handle boldly carved with a man caricature head with a big nose wearing a hat and smoking a cigar with inset su...
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Antique 1840s British Antiquities

Materials

Glass, Fruitwood

Folk Art Walking Stick, England 1870
Folk art walking stick: one piece of carved walnut wood. The plane shaft rises plain, and opens wide in an L shape, to emulate a seat. Over it is seated Mr. Punch, fully detailed, wi...
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Antique Late 19th Century British Antiquities

Materials

Fruitwood

Folk Art Walking Stick, England, 1868
Folk Art walking stick: one piece of carved walnut wood. Original patina. The cane tells us that Ms. Abigale and Mr. Morgan got married on 6/6/1868 both of them elegant and carefully...
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Antique 1860s British Antiquities

Materials

Fruitwood

Folk Art Boxwood Walking Stick, Italy, 1840
Folk Art walking stick: one piece of boxwood branch follows the natural growth from various angles. Marked by a series of engravings with different subjects. The all-round grip repre...
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Antique 1840s Italian Antiquities

Materials

Boxwood

Two 19th Century, Carved and Painted Religious Figures, "The Two Thieves"
Two carved wooden figures on wooden crosses, from the Crucifixion of Christ story. They represent "the good and the bad thieves" who were to the right and left of Christ in the New T...
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Antique Late 19th Century Mexican Spanish Colonial Sculptures and Carvings

Materials

Wood, Wood

Marie Antoinette Hand- Embroidered Monogram, Framed
Marie Antoinette hand- embroidered monogram on silk.
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Antique Late 18th Century French Louis XVI Antiquities

Materials

Silk

Counter Top Cigar Store Indian
Hand carved counter top cigar store Indian. Carved wood with light plaster coat and paint. Old repair done to feather on head. Repair is minor and not distracting. Period: 20th C...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Native American Objects

Materials

Wood

European Cigar Store Indian
European walnut cigar store Indian as seen in the old Catlin photos and sold worldwide. Well carved with patina. Period: Last quarter of the 19th century Size: 65" H x 22" W x 22...
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Antique Late 19th Century European Folk Art Native American Objects

Materials

Wood

Hand Carved Cigar Store Indian
By Julius Theodore Melchers
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Attributed to Julius T. Melchers. Hand carved and painted cigar store Indian figure having a feather headdress, red cloak and beaded medallion necklace. Armed with a dagger and woode...
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Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Native American Objects

Materials

Wood

19th Century French Pair of Framed Antique Velvet Bouquets
This is a very unique find of ours in France. These beautiful framed pair of intricate velvet bouquets would be a beautiful conversation piece in any room.
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Antique 19th Century French Antiquities

Materials

Velvet

Neolithic Flint Dagger from Sweden, 2500 BC
Neolithic flint dagger from Sweden, dating to 2500 - 1800 BC. Pressure flaked from a piece of light brown flint with white inclusions, the blade is leaf shaped and of near perfect...
Category

Antique 15th Century and Earlier Swedish Paperweights

Materials

Other

Ancient Roman Marble Column Capital, 200 AD
Ancient Roman marble column capital, dating to the 2nd-3rd century AD. Of Corinthian type, carved in bold relief, with budding tendrils emerging from a layer of acanthus leaves, v...
Category

Antique 15th Century and Earlier Classical Roman Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Marble

Hunting Cane Walking Stick with Carved Terrier Head and Leaves All Around
Rare and skillfully hand carved Folk Art walking cane. This stylish and practical walking stick with a dog's head carved on the handle is another one of our recent great finds. Th...
Category

Early 20th Century European Folk Art More Furniture and Collectibles

Materials

Sterling Silver

Ancient Marble Mortar, Italy, 1700s
This ancient marble mortar has a rather mysterious aura about it. Hand-sculpted from a single piece of stone, with beautiful aging over time. Perhaps the most distinctive element of ...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Planters, Cachepots and Jardinières

Materials

Stone