This is a great old ox bone netsuke. Carving of two monkeys. Baby holding onto mama monkey. Really well carved. Well signed on back paw. SIZE: just under 2 long. CONDITION: no damage. *Please be sure to see our enlarged photos for a good condition report. MARKS: signed Sorry, no shipping to CA.
Beautiful scrimshaw handles of genuine ivory on this cutlery set from Bernard of Sheffield England. The knife is a total of 14 inches long and the fork is 10 1/2 inches in length. The fork handle does have a tight hairline which shows in the picture. Both say genuine ivory on one side and the scrimshaw is signed on both pieces by Nunuk.
This item is a wonderful older Framed Miniature Portrait painited on Ivory. The Portrait is that of a lovel;y Elizabethan woman. It is signed by the Artist Bloch. The Portrait is inside an older metal frame which may or may not be original to the Portrait. The metal frame is backed by what appears to be leather which has the name Lady Marlborough and the date of 1775 inscribed in the leather. This Miniature is about 3 and 1/2 inches high and 2 and 3/8 inches across. This is a very well defined painting and the piece is in excellent condition.
RARE RS PRUSSIA CRACKER JAR WITH HAND PAINTED FRUIT MOTIF. tHERE ARE FRUIT ITEMS IN THE FRONT OF THE JAR, THE BACK OF THE JAR, THE FRONT OF THE LID AND THE BACK OF THE LID. THIS IS TRULY A STUNNING PIECE MEASURING 9 INCHES BY 3 3/4 NOT COUNTING THE LID. NO CHIPS, NO CRACKS, NO HAIRLINES. BUYER PAYS SHIPPING AND INSURANCE.
RS PRUSSIA BOWL WITH OPENWORK CUTOUTS BACKED WITH GOLD. THERE ARE THREE OF THESE CUTWORK AREAS ON THIS 10 LOVELY BOWL. THE RIM OF THE BOWL IS SHADED GREEN WITH BLOWN FLOWERS IN WHITE TRIMMED WITH GOLD. tHE CENTRAL MOTIF IS OF PINK, WHITE AND YELLOW CARNATIONS RINGED WITH GOLD STENCILING. THIS UNMARKED BOWL HAS NO CHIPS, NO CRACKS AND NO HAIRLINES. BUYER P AYS SHIPPING AND INSURANCE.
DARLING RS PRUSSIA STIPPLED FLORAL MOLD 2 1/4 HIGH TOOTHPICK HOLDER. THIS HAND PAINTED LITTLE GEM HAS DEEP BLUE SHADED TO WHITE BACKGROUND AND CENTRAL MOTIF OF PINK, WHITE AND YELLOW ROSES. OTHER THAN THE SERRATED EDGE OF THE MOLD (WHICH FEELS ROUGH IN SPOTS), I CAN FIND NO CHIPS, NO CRACKS OR HAIRLINES. BUYER PAYS SHIPPING AND INSURANCE.