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Large Antique Polished Oak Desk Calendar from Sturmans Antiques Ltd

A large Edwardian period antique polished oak perpetual desk calendar. Original linen spools in full working order. Peaked top and moulded edge base. Superb colour and condition.
Large Antique Polished Oak Desk Calendar from Sturmans Antiques Ltd

£349

$435 €387

Palais Royal Moustache Brush from Precious Objects

Rare Palais Royal mother of pearl and gilt handle moustache brush. It would have been in a gentleman 's vanity or travelling box
Palais Royal Moustache Brush from Precious Objects

£120

$150 €133

Collection of Peter Lorre Film Stills, Lobby Cards c.1930 from Ross Old Books, Antiques & Collectables

A collection of eight original early film stills of Peter Lorre Each card measures approx 10 inches x 8 inches. A great collection of original cards of an early film star
Collection of Peter Lorre Film Stills, Lobby Cards c.1930 from Ross Old Books, Antiques & Collectables

19th Century Chinese Soapstone Libation Cup - Qing Dynasty from Shibusa Gallery

A fine Chinese Qing Dynasty, 19th century Carved soapstone Libation Cup. In the form of a peach with raised prunus flowers around the body. The handle formed as a monkey.
19th Century Chinese Soapstone Libation Cup - Qing Dynasty from Shibusa Gallery

£180

$224 €200

Large Chinese Enamelled Charger from Rarebits

Large Chinese Enamelled Charger Made in Canton and in very good condition Makers mark to the rear Stamped foreign so probably made in China for export to Japan
Large Chinese Enamelled Charger from Rarebits

£76

$95 €84

Georgian Tortoiseshell File in Original Leather Case from Mostly Boxes Antiques ltd

18th Century Georgian antique tortoiseshell file in wonderful condition with it’s original red leather case dating back to c.1780.
Georgian Tortoiseshell File in Original Leather Case from Mostly Boxes Antiques ltd

£95

$118 €105

Amusing Diorama of a Farmer & His Wife Sitting by the Fire from Koos Limburg Jnr

An amusing diorama of a farmer and his wife sitting by the fire, with the village name Massat (Pyrenees). The wife knitting by the fire together with a cat , ...
Amusing Diorama of a Farmer & His Wife Sitting by the Fire from Koos Limburg Jnr

£165

$206 €183

Magic Lantern Slide Carpenter & Westley c.1860 from Antiques in Oxford

Wooden framed magic lantern slide made by the best manufacturer of slides Carpenter & Westley, 24 Regent St, London. The frame contains an image of hand painted flowers in a ...
Magic Lantern Slide Carpenter & Westley c.1860 from Antiques in Oxford

£150

$187 €166

Crocodile Case, Superb Quality Silver Topped Crocodile Cigar Case from GD Ginger Antiques

In totally original condition a well polished, with a deep rich colour, a crocodile skin cigar case with a heavy silver band dated 1901.
Crocodile Case, Superb Quality Silver Topped Crocodile Cigar Case from GD Ginger Antiques

£480

$598 €532

Antique Folding Fan - French c.1840 from Panache

This lovely fan has a paper leaf which has hand coloured lithograph scenes to front and back. The sticks are pierced and gilded bone, although the gilding has darkened with ...
Antique Folding Fan - French c.1840 from Panache

£295

$368 €327

Vintage Desk Tidy from Digby Antiques (Wiltshire)

A novel little desk tidy mid 20th Century, made of cardboard which is all in remarkable condition each marked Dennisons reg US Pat Off. Some containing original contents the mending ...
Vintage Desk Tidy from Digby Antiques (Wiltshire)

Late 19th Century Japanese Shakudo Buttons from Antiques in Oxford

Pair of beautiful buttons, depicting a foliate scene with birds. Each is hexagonal in shape and within a gold mount. Each with a loop mounted to the reverse. Length 3cms. ...
Late 19th Century Japanese Shakudo Buttons from Antiques in Oxford

£1,450

$1,806 €1,608

Georgian Candle Snuffer from Military Mart & Mantiques

A very rare little item, made in horn and brass. Very tactile. I have never seen one like this before. In good, original condition. Postage is INCLUDED in the price and ...
Georgian Candle Snuffer from Military Mart & Mantiques

£65

$81 €72

Art Deco Austrian, Enamel & Agate Cigarette Case from Antiques in Oxford

Rectangular case with hinged lid inset with agate panel, with plique-à-jour enamel surround of stylised floral forms, edged in opaque white enamel fillet. Base in translucent reddish-orange guilloche enamel. Sides ...
Art Deco Austrian, Enamel & Agate Cigarette Case from Antiques in Oxford

£2,250

$2,803 €2,495

Two First World War Embroidered Postcards from Jeff Sims Antiques

A poignant and personal memory from the First World War. These are two silk and embroidery postcards sent by 'Albert' to his wife, around 1915. The cards were made in ...
Two First World War Embroidered Postcards from Jeff Sims Antiques

£55

$69 €61

Antique Silver & Tortoiseshell Desk Clip from Antiques in Oxford

Beautiful late Victorian heart-shaped letter/paper clip with silver decoration. Hallmarked Henry Atkin, London 1895 This stunning silver and tortoiseshell paper clip is very elegant while being a useful everyday ...
Antique Silver & Tortoiseshell Desk Clip from Antiques in Oxford

£550

$685 €610

Antique Chinese Handwoven Willow Basket Market Basket c.1920 Signed from Vintage House

A beautiful hand crafted antique Chinese willow basket dating to the 1920s. The basket is large and wide, originally used for fetching produce from the market. It is woven from ...
Antique Chinese Handwoven Willow Basket Market Basket c.1920 Signed from Vintage House

£225

$280 €250

French Grape Harvesting Basket from DS Decorative Periods

A large French grape harvesting basket made from wicker. In nice original condition with painted markings of the vineyard.
French Grape Harvesting Basket from DS Decorative Periods

£195

$243 €216

French Grape Picking Basket from DS Decorative Periods

A large French grape harvesting wicker basket. In nice original condition.
French Grape Picking Basket from DS Decorative Periods

£195

$243 €216

2 Original Photographs of Hillary & Tensing on Everest from 21st Century Gallery

The photographs appear to be promotional for the film 'The Conquest of Everest'
2 Original Photographs of Hillary & Tensing on Everest from 21st Century Gallery

£40

$50 €44

Very Rare 1930s Brevete Watch Winder Powder Compact from Rarebits

Very Rare 1930's Brevete Watch Winder Powder Compact Art Deco Mechanical Engine Turned Pattern. Small dent in rear otherwise good condition. Made in North America.
Very Rare 1930s Brevete Watch Winder Powder Compact from Rarebits

£64

$80 €71

Late 19th Century Black Pressed Glass Posy Basket from Neville Platt Antiques

Black glass with upper and lower bands of geometric design and beading to the outer top rim, handles and foot rim.
Late 19th Century Black Pressed Glass Posy Basket from Neville Platt Antiques

£40

$50 €44

Large French Cast Iron Mortar c.1770-1780 from Koos Limburg Jnr

A very decorative rare cast iron large mortar in very good original used condition, with nice old patination 20.5cm high 25cm diameter circa 1770-1780
Large French Cast Iron Mortar c.1770-1780 from Koos Limburg Jnr

£275

$343 €305

Unusual Vulcanite Vesta Case from Doubloon

An unusual vulcanite vesta case,depicting a ship on one side,the other side depicting a sailor waving goodbye,with signal flags behind.The sign of faith,hope and charity on the side. Please ring or ...
Unusual Vulcanite Vesta Case from Doubloon

£115

$143 €128

Mid-Century, Gold Cigar Piercer – 1964 from SW15Collectables

The perfect accessory for the cigar-smoker. A gold cigar piercer of trumpet form. A jump rings suspends the pierced bead top from which the inner, reeded barrel widens. Around ...
Mid-Century, Gold Cigar Piercer – 1964 from SW15Collectables

£245

$305 €272

Chinese Ridge Tile from Offbeat Interiors

Chinese pottery Sancai glazed tile in the form of a Phoenix, mounted on a hardwood stand. Originally this was probably used to decorate a temple or important building. A most unusual ...
Chinese Ridge Tile from Offbeat Interiors

£395

$492 €438

Vampire Slaying Chest from Military Mart & Mantiques

I have owned this for a few years , apart from a couple of items mentioned all the components are Antique or vintage .In fact when were able to attend ...
Vampire Slaying Chest from Military Mart & Mantiques

£725

$903 €804

Antique Mother of Pearl Card Case c.1890 from Panache

A lovely mother of pearl calling card case dating c1890. The diamond shaped panels are separated by inlaid abalone shell, giving a luxurious quilted effect. A great addition to any collection.
Antique Mother of Pearl Card Case c.1890 from Panache

£110

$137 €122

Set of 3, Antique Giant Clam Shells, Pacific, Tridacna Gigas, Display c.1900 from London Fine Ltd

This is a set of antique giant clam shells. From Pacific waters, this wonderfully weathered trio of natural Tridacna Gigas display shells date to the late 19th century, circa 1900. A ...
Set of 3, Antique Giant Clam Shells, Pacific, Tridacna Gigas, Display c.1900 from London Fine Ltd

£2,350

$2,928 €2,606

Etui Case in Green Blood Stone with Gold Mounts from Devonshire Antiques

A beautiful 18th Century antique Etui case in green blood stone with gold mounts and a diamond button to open the case. Circa 1760. Very exquisite piece
Etui Case in Green Blood Stone with Gold Mounts from Devonshire Antiques

£2,500

$3,115 €2,772