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All Items : Fine Art : Mixed Media : Silhouettes : Pre 1920 item #1252272 (stock #FA00017)
This petite German hand cut silhouette is so intricate. Perhaps the image is of a mother and babe. It is in excellent condition, framed in a black lacquered antique frame with 2 little brass hanging rings. sorry about the camera reflections. It closes shut with 2 little brass pieces attached to close and secure it. The easel stand is long gone now. It measures 6" X 4"...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1920 item #1220525 (stock #LT0068)
I found this most unusual towel in Italy, in perfect never used condition. I was the first to launder it! The design might be considered Art Deco, considering the zig zags, diamond and triangular shapes of the embroidery, drawn work, and needle lace...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1920 item #1202004
This unique frame was never used and is so appropriate to honor the servicemen of our country! Whether you choose to place a photo from the past or present, it will certainly make a statement...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1910 item #1011818 (stock #LT0053)
Yummy pale pink with shade darker pink woven stylized art deco borders all around and beautifully knotted 8" fringe at each end! Each hand embroidered letter is 3" high! LM or JM , which ever suits you! The center ground is a crepe weave. I just love my antique bath towels...makes that bubble bath a luxury instead of necessity! Measures 23" X 43" Plus 8' of fringe each end...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Pre 1920 item #959934 (stock #CL0045)
Fabulous celluloid and rhinestones vanity items in a silk lined, embossed leather travel case! Ten items fitted in their own place (only missing a comb)...mirror, brush, button hook, tweezers, shoe horn, chamois padded nail buff, toothbrush case, swab case, a small round and a large rectangular case! The coppery silk satin lining enhances the rich caramel colored bases topped with stunning patterned celluloid with black incised art deco design set with gold rhinestones...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1920 item #863896 (stock #M0046)
Most unusual silver plated tea strainer with an art decoesque round art plastic (bakelite?)handle. The black handle is the size of a quarter and is attached on the bottom with a tiny screw....
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1930 item #780508 (stock #TC0029)
The beautiful hand embroidered design in champagne colored silk and linen floss on med.heavy weight green linen is so unique! I just wish I could perfectly describe and photograph the green color for you! It's a color between acid green and split peas...the best green is in the first photo,but the embroidery shows up white...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1920 item #709373 (stock #N0025)
This set of four dinner napkins has a stunning pattern seeming to cross between art nouveau and art deco design. The fabric also seems to be a blend of cotton and linen. They measure 24" and have a sleek ES monogram...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1910 item #684588 (stock #N0023)
Fabulous design with art deco and art nouveau influence in these 4 large European napkins. Sorry, my photos just don't do them justice. They are truly wonderful! You might know that since theis period was so unique but short lived, fewer good examples survived...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1910 item #684404 (stock #LT0017)
This beautiful hand embroidered design is 9 X 5.5",ith drawnwork hemstitching at each end. The design has swirls of drawnwork, heavily padded embroidery and the butterfly is so delightful. The blue embroidery on the wings just add the right touch! Huck woven,very sturdy as it seems to never have been used. The storage marks came out with laundering...So it's freshly laundered and ironed for you...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1920 item #576510 (stock #W0026)
Triple bentwood pegged hangers are the only adornment on this handsome hanging rack. Worn in just the right places with beautiful patina. Such a classic addition to your bungalow, to be used anywhere you might desire to hang hats, ,coats towels, jewelry, or whatever you imagine...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1920 item #570025 (stock #W0022)
This brass and wood pipe stand has such beautiful patina and is so unique…hand crafted! Do you have a sentimental collection of your father or grandfather's pipes…what a lovely display this would make! Even delightful with glass test tubes filled with a single flower bud ! Circa 1900's...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1940 item #549945 (stock #T0004)
This wonderful heavy cotton towel has a stylized cutwork basket with embroidered flowers and tendrils of leaves heavily padded .Theres a heavy line of embroidery at the hem and the opposite end is hemstitched.A wonderful gift for a bride,the basket signifying abundance...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Linens and Lace : Pre 1910 item #546392 (stock #LT0006)
This creamy linen damask towel has an elaborate art nouveau pattern of bow tied roses.The stunning triple monogram M flanked by C and H is a work of art in a 5" x 2.5" diamond embellished with tiny French sanding embroidery stitches.Little cotton hang tab on each end...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Copper : Pre 1920 item #546101 (stock #M0009)
Wonderful patina remaining on this Alligator skin copper Ewer from England ..seamed w/rivets at the handle.The bottom has a "4" engraved and hand inscribed "a/o"....