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All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1940 item #959480 (stock #CL0042)
This beautifully carved plate was presented for a "Trek Across Bern" 1937…maybe equivalent to a marathon? The little hanger on the back has removed and marks on the front indicate it was then most likely used as a bread board. A nice daily reminder of glory for someone. This is a very handsome piece,especially for a runner! 11" dia...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Wine and Related : Pre 1920 item #958327 (stock #CL0048)
Most unusual but delightful wine stopper, most likely made from a souvenir.since situated on a cork! Very heavy cast copper in great detail, impressed with Alaska at his feet! This rugged gent is panning for gold without a doubt! Fabulous addition to your wine service collection or a favorite friend! Browse our other stoppers and wine related pieces!...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Organics : Wood : Pre 1940 item #575028 (stock #W0025)
Beautifully hand carved eidleweiss adorn this letter holder .THUN carved at the base,most likely a souvenir from that nearby Swiss village. Black Forest carvings,previously thought from Germany actually were Swiss, and Thun was a center of artists, carving as well as highly collectible.pottery. Of soft caramel color linden wood , measuring 5" X 16 1/4" . Circa 1940. Wear typical with age...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1940 item #570029 (stock #W0020)
This vintage brass on wooden base sculpture is of the landmark fountain located at the top of " les Rambles" the most famous street in Barcelona. Legend says if you drink its water,someday you'll return to Barcelona ! It's a very heavy and exact replica ,my guess is circa 1940's...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Pewter : Pre 1980 item #567004 (stock #M0008)
This Swiss presentation plate was most likely awarded to an expert Marksman. There is no engraving on it, just some light scratches on front and a good many on the back. However it is engraved with the maker SIGG Switzerland and SIGAL hand hammered. I do know that SIGG is a very reputable pewter co. The plate itself is highly polished ,but the center medal is in high relief. .I have no clue to it's age...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1920 item #546141 (stock #M0002)
Wonderful English antique tin with color lithographed image commemorating The Tower Bridge over the River Thames in London...