20th Century

The 20th Century was a century that began in 1901 and ended in 2000, antiques from this era are from the earlier part of the century, with items from the later part usually referred to as vintage or retro.  

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Pair of Globe Wernicke Bookcases c.1920 from Antique & Decorative

A rare pair of circa 1920 oak Globe Wernicke of good colour and timber each comprising cornice over 4 glazed sections and plinth base, restored to a low lustre wax ...
Pair of Globe Wernicke Bookcases c.1920 from Antique & Decorative

£1,600

$1,997 €1,776

1930s Phillip's 6" Papier Mache Terrestrial Globe from Sturmans Antiques Ltd

This is an original 1930's Phillips 6" terrestrial paper mache globe on turned ebonised timber foot. Good bright colours to the globe supported by a nickle plated axis. Sat on ...
1930s Phillip's 6" Papier Mache Terrestrial Globe from Sturmans Antiques Ltd

£349

$436 €387

Ornate Gilt Overmantle Pier Mirror c.1920 from Antique & Decorative

Offered for sale is this early 20th Century ornate gilt overmantle pier mirror of good proportions ornate gilt profusely decorated with scolled crest over trailing vines and grapes.
Ornate Gilt Overmantle Pier Mirror c.1920 from Antique & Decorative

£1,180

$1,473 €1,310

Vintage French Pearl Diamond Twist Ring 18ct White Gold from Laurelle Limited

A glamorous Vintage twist ring from the mid 20th Century adorned with a duo of magnificent Cultured Pearls at the front which have a lovely silver lustre. Three Diamonds are ...
Vintage French Pearl Diamond Twist Ring 18ct White Gold from Laurelle Limited

£1,250

$1,560 €1,387

Lovely Studio Pottery Cheese Dish. Hand Thrown. 1930s from Those Were The Days

A beautiful Studio Pottery Hand Thrown Cheese Dish. Country Style. Very good condition--as new I think! 6.00 inches in height and the Circular Base Plate is 7.5 inches in Diameter. ...
Lovely Studio Pottery Cheese Dish. Hand Thrown. 1930s from Those Were The Days

£40

$50 €44

Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Caddy with Scenes 1903 from Robert Bush Antiques

This is an antique Edwardian sterling silver oval caddy with figural decoration measuring 2 3/4” (7 cms) across x 2 1/4“ (6 cms) deep and 2 3/4” (7 cms) tall ...
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Caddy with Scenes 1903 from Robert Bush Antiques

£445

$556 €494

Russian Gold Plated Cloisonné Tea Cup & Infuser from Silver Antiques Plus

Russian Cloisonné Tea Cup Gold plated circa 1950 Russian hallmark see picture Russian 916 silver 22k gold plated Cloisonné Tea Infuser 88 Zolotnik 27grams Russian glass not original
Russian Gold Plated Cloisonné Tea Cup & Infuser from Silver Antiques Plus

£420

$524 €466

Vintage Sterling Silver Pint Tankard / Mug 1965 from Robert Bush Antiques

This is a superb vintage hallmarked sterling silver pint mug/tankard measuring 4 3/4″ (12 cms) tall x 3″ (8 cms) across the top and hallmarked for Sheffield 1965 with the ...
Vintage Sterling Silver Pint Tankard / Mug 1965 from Robert Bush Antiques

£545

$680 €605

Antique Silver Double Pocket Watch Albert Chain from The Vintage Wrist Watch Company

Antique silver double pocket watch albert chain. Each chain measures 30cm long including the T-bar and the clasp. The T-bar is hallmarked for 1915 and each of the links has ...
Antique Silver Double Pocket Watch Albert Chain from The Vintage Wrist Watch Company

Superb Antique Crystal Cut Glass Chandelier from Sturmans Antiques Ltd

This is a superb Edwardian period antique cut crystal and decorative gilt bronze framed chandelier c.1910. Decorative gilt crown to the top, supporting runs of cut crystal adjoining the central ...
Superb Antique Crystal Cut Glass Chandelier from Sturmans Antiques Ltd

£469

$585 €521

Gents Smiths De Luxe Wrist Watch, Made in England from The Vintage Wrist Watch Company

The watch has a 15-jewel hand-winding movement which is working nicely. The watch measures 31mm diameter excluding the winding crown and the lugs so it would suit a slimmer wrist. ...
Gents Smiths De Luxe Wrist Watch, Made in England from The Vintage Wrist Watch Company

Silver & Enamel Cigarette Case with Picture of a Dog from Precious Objects

Superb silver and enamel cigarette case with a vey fine portrait of a dog. High quality item. The inside is silver gilt. It is of a good weight, 155 gr. ...
Silver & Enamel Cigarette Case with Picture of a Dog from Precious Objects

£875

$1,092 €971

Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Presentation Bowl 1903 from Robert Bush Antiques

This is a beautiful antique sterling silver presentation bowl on a pedestal foot measuring 6 3/4' (17 cms) across the top x 4 1/2' (11.5 cms) high to the rim. ...
Antique Edwardian Sterling Silver Presentation Bowl 1903 from Robert Bush Antiques

£545

$680 €605

Unique Silver, Gold & Enamel Filigree Card Case from Silver Antiques Plus

Filigree gold plated silver 127 Gramm Portuguese 833 Silver
Unique Silver, Gold & Enamel Filigree Card Case from Silver Antiques Plus

£280

$350 €311

Antique 1914 Waltham Pocket Watch & Chain from The Vintage Wrist Watch Company

The watch has a stem-winding movement, Traveler grade, which is working nicely. The movement is fully signed and the serial number 19915385 dates it back to 1914. The ...
Antique 1914 Waltham Pocket Watch & Chain from The Vintage Wrist Watch Company

French Silver Mounted Glass Absinth Bottle with Coronet from Precious Objects

Quality French silver gilt glass mounted absinth bottle with its little silver goblet.The glass although not marked is most likely Baccarat. It has its inside stopper and has a lovely ...
French Silver Mounted Glass Absinth Bottle with Coronet from Precious Objects

£220

$275 €244

1931 Silver Limit Pocket Watch & Double Chain from The Vintage Wrist Watch Company

The watch has a Swiss 15-jewel stem-winding movement which is working nicely. The movement was made by Thommen for Limit and is signed Limit, Swiss made. Limit were ...
1931 Silver Limit Pocket Watch & Double Chain from The Vintage Wrist Watch Company

1832 the Works of Lord Byron  by  Thomas Moore, Complete in 17 Volumes, Full Leather Bindings from Ross Old Books, Antiques & Collectables

The Works of Lord Byron with his Letters & Journals & his Life by Thomas Moore. Published by John Murray, London 1832-33. Complete in 17 Volumes bound in Fine Full ...
1832 the Works of Lord Byron  by  Thomas Moore, Complete in 17 Volumes, Full Leather Bindings from Ross Old Books, Antiques & Collectables

Pair of Early 20th Century Mahogany Pot Cupboards from Windsor House Antiques

A very good pair of early 20th century mahogany pot cupboards of pillar form. Finely figured timber.
Pair of Early 20th Century Mahogany Pot Cupboards from Windsor House Antiques

Suffragette Bow Pendant Brooch Peridot Amethyst Pearl 9ct Gold c.1910 from Laurelle Limited

A stunning Antique Suffragette pendant from the early 20th Century (Circa 1910). It’s modelled in 9ct Yellow Gold and decorated with violet Amethysts, green Peridots and white Pearls. Together the colours ...
Suffragette Bow Pendant Brooch Peridot Amethyst Pearl 9ct Gold c.1910 from Laurelle Limited

£995

$1,242 €1,104

Original Oil on Canvas '2 Moroccan Men' by Alan Stenhouse Gourley 1909-1991. Unsigned c.1960. From the Collection of the Artist's Ne from 21st Century Gallery

Alan Stenhouse Gourley, ROI (1909-1991) was a well-known painter in oil and watercolour of landscapes and figure subjects. He was born at Ayr and studied art in Glasgow 1928 and in ...
Original Oil on Canvas '2 Moroccan Men' by Alan Stenhouse Gourley 1909-1991. Unsigned c.1960. From the Collection of the Artist's Ne from 21st Century Gallery

£135

$169 €150

Unusual Hand Made Wooden Ethnic Table from Ross Old Books, Antiques & Collectables

Hand made Wooden Ethnic Table with large carved men either side, circa 1950's. Possibly Indonesian Origin. Approx height to table top is 32 inches and top is approx 17 inches across. An ...
Unusual Hand Made Wooden Ethnic Table from Ross Old Books, Antiques & Collectables

1950s Vintage Walnut Dressing Table from Marylebone Antiques

A stunning and top quality vintage dressing table, beautifully made from walnut contrasted with beech. This was made by Vesper furniture in England, it dates from the 1950-60’s. The design ...
1950s Vintage Walnut Dressing Table from Marylebone Antiques

£495

$618 €549

Silver Novelty Salt & Pepper, Condiment Set, Egg Hatching / Chicks from Precious Objects

Rare novelty silver pair salt and pepper condiment set of hatching eggs. The chick's head is just popping out of the shell.
Silver Novelty Salt & Pepper, Condiment Set, Egg Hatching / Chicks from Precious Objects

£675

$843 €749

Gents 1960s Avia Wrist Watch from The Vintage Wrist Watch Company

The watch has a 15-jewel hand-winding movement which is working nicely. The watch measures 33mm diameter excluding the winding crown and the lugs. The case is chrome plated, rather than ...
Gents 1960s Avia Wrist Watch from The Vintage Wrist Watch Company

Night Stands c.1900 from Carradale Farm Antiques Ltd

A pair of walnut cylindrical marble top night stands with carved backs small drawer over cupboard which is marble lined stands on turned legs
Night Stands c.1900 from Carradale Farm Antiques Ltd

£1,450

$1,810 €1,609

Rare Pair of African Golden Walnut Chairs from Prometheus Antiques

A rare and interesting pair of Edwardian period chairs. The chairs are made of Golden Walnut, this is recorded in two labels on the reverse of the chairs which state: ...
Rare Pair of African Golden Walnut Chairs from Prometheus Antiques

£450

$562 €499

Fine WMF Art Nouveau Pin Tray from Prometheus Antiques

A wonderful WMF Art Nouveau period pin tray. The tray is beautifully sculpted with a little Dutch girl returning a ducking to it's mother swimming on a pond. The details ...
Fine WMF Art Nouveau Pin Tray from Prometheus Antiques

£340

$424 €377

Kingwood Chest c.1900 from Carradale Farm Antiques Ltd

A very good quality antique kingwood chest decoratively inlaid and has brass galleries to the top and under shelve
Kingwood Chest c.1900 from Carradale Farm Antiques Ltd

£1,250

$1,560 €1,387

1970s Modern Chest of Drawers by Schreiber from Proper

Founded in 1957 by Chaim Schreiber, Schreiber furniture is an interesting British success story. The Company was one of the biggest names in furniture in the 70s, rivalling G Plan ...
1970s Modern Chest of Drawers by Schreiber from Proper

£280

$350 €311