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Pair of Large Silver Candlesticks with Acanthus Leaves

Pair of Large Silver Candlesticks with Acanthus Leaves

Auction:
3200T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
2401
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Pair of Large Silver Candlesticks with Acanthus Leaves, lion hallmark reading "CAM925," (imperfections), ht. 22 in. More ...

Edward VII Sterling Silver-mounted Cut Glass Wine Ewer

Edward VII Sterling Silver-mounted Cut Glass Wine Ewer

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$308$250

Edward VII Sterling Silver-mounted Cut Glass Wine Ewer, Birmingham, 1901-02, Barker Brothers, maker, with an acanthus-capped handle and colorless cut glass body, ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Card Table

Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Card Table

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
257
Unsold
 

Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Card Table, Philadelphia, c. 1815-20, the rectangular top with elliptic front above a conformingly shaped skirt, on acanthus-carved lyre support with brass More ...

Pair of Large Silver Candlesticks with Acanthus Leaves

Pair of Large Silver Candlesticks with Acanthus Leaves

Auction:
3157T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
2581
Unsold
 

Pair of Large Silver Candlesticks with Acanthus Leaves, lion hallmark reading "CAM925," (imperfections), ht. 22 in. More ...

Pair of Grand Tour Bronze Place Vendôme Napoleon Columns

Pair of Grand Tour Bronze Place Vendôme Napoleon Columns

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
155
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Pair of Grand Tour Bronze Place Vendôme Napoleon Columns, France, 19th century, each mounted atop a square black marble plinth, ht. 10 1/2 in. Phillip Thomas; Acanthus Stripe Provenance: The More ...

Four Gilt-metal-mounted and Marble-veneered Torchieres

Four Gilt-metal-mounted and Marble-veneered Torchieres

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Four Gilt-metal-mounted and Marble-veneered Torchieres, 20th century, square tops set on round columns with metal Corinthian capitals, square bases with metal trim, ht. 51, top 14 x 14, base 14 x 14 More ...

Grand Tour Bronze Place Vendôme Napoleon Column

Grand Tour Bronze Place Vendôme Napoleon Column

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
442
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Grand Tour Bronze Place Vendôme Napoleon Column, France, 19th century, fenced gallery to the marble base, set atop a stepped marble plinth, overall ht. 31 in. Phillip Thomas; Acanthus Stripe More ...

Italian Sienna Marble Grand Tour Ruins

Italian Sienna Marble Grand Tour Ruins

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
443
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Italian Sienna Marble Grand Tour Ruins, 19th century, modeled after the Roman Temple of Vespasian and Titus, three Corinthian columns supporting a carved frieze and architraves, inscribed More ...

George III Silver Pocket Perpetual Calendar or Almanac

George III Silver Pocket Perpetual Calendar or Almanac

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
282
Unsold
 

George III Silver Pocket Perpetual Calendar or Almanac, c. 1780, the 1 3/4-in. engraved silver instrument with an interior rotating disc, scale 1-31, day-of-the-week, zodiacal calendar with acanthus More ...

Wrought Iron Adjustable Candle Holder and Oil Lamp

Wrought Iron Adjustable Candle Holder and Oil Lamp

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
713
Unsold
 

Wrought Iron Adjustable Candle Holder and Oil Lamp, 18th/early 19th century, with spring tensioner on a tapering iron shaft on a base of four legs with penny feet, ht. 52 1/2 in. More ...

Wedgwood Black Basalt Vestal Oil Lamp

Wedgwood Black Basalt Vestal Oil Lamp

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$554$450

Wedgwood Black Basalt Vestal Oil Lamp, England, 19th century, oval shape molded with fluting above a running oak leaf band, acanthus leaves and bellflowers, the handle formed as a seated maiden More ...

Italian Sienna Marble Grand Tour Ruins

Italian Sienna Marble Grand Tour Ruins

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
425
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Italian Sienna Marble Grand Tour Ruins, 19th century, modeled after the Roman Temple of Vespasian and Titus, three Corinthian columns supporting a carved frieze and architraves, inscribed More ...

Paris Porcelain Egyptian Revival Centerpiece

Paris Porcelain Egyptian Revival Centerpiece

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
481
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Paris Porcelain Egyptian Revival Centerpiece, France, 20th century, acanthus-decorated pierced oval fruit basket mounted atop seated back-to-back sphinx set on a stepped rectangular base, ht. 22, More ...

Continental Baroque-style Giltwood Torchiere

Continental Baroque-style Giltwood Torchiere

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2001
Sold for:
$369$300

Continental Baroque-style Giltwood Torchiere, large drip cup surmounting a fluted pedestal extending to heavily carved urn atop a tripartite base of acanthus-carved scrolling feet terminating in More ...

Neoclassical-style Gilt-composite Mirror

Neoclassical-style Gilt-composite Mirror

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1227
Sold for:
$135$110

Neoclassical-style Gilt-composite Mirror, acanthus crest over a serpentine arched rectangular glass highlighted with a rondel, ht. 51 1/4, wd. 24 1/4 in. More ...

Plaster Corinthian Capital-base Glass-top Table

Plaster Corinthian Capital-base Glass-top Table

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1440
Sold for:
$62$50

Plaster Corinthian Capital-base Glass-top Table, ht. 28, dia. 48 in. More ...

Silver Pocket Sundial by Michael Butterfield

Silver Pocket Sundial by Michael Butterfield

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
682
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Silver Pocket Sundial by Michael Butterfield, Paris, late 17th century, the octagonal plate signed at the base of the adjustable bird-shaped hinged gnomon "Butterfield Paris," engraved with roman More ...

Chaudron & Rasch Sterling Silver Pitcher

Chaudron & Rasch Sterling Silver Pitcher

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1147
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Chaudron & Rasch Sterling Silver Pitcher, Philadelphia, c. 1810, urn form with a scrolled handle and acanthus-capped lower body, ht. 13 1/4 in., approx. 39.9 troy oz. More ...

Becht & Hartl Sterling Silver Pitcher

Becht & Hartl Sterling Silver Pitcher

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1238
Sold for:
$492$400

Becht & Hartl Sterling Silver Pitcher, New Jersey, c. 1940, typical form with acanthus-capped handle, ht. 8 in., approx. 24.6 troy oz. More ...

Georgian Birdcage Tilt-top Table

Georgian Birdcage Tilt-top Table

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1306
Sold for:
$492$400

Georgian Birdcage Tilt-top Table, England or Ireland, 19th century, oval serpentine-rimmed tilting top over acanthus-wrapped baluster pedestal extending to tripartite support with foliage-carved More ...

Baroque-style Italian Giltwood Mirror

Baroque-style Italian Giltwood Mirror

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1347
Sold for:
$431$350

Baroque-style Italian Giltwood Mirror, 19th century, heavily carved foliate and acanthus frame surrounding glass, ht. 28, wd. 21 1/2 in. More ...

Empire Mahogany Console Table

Empire Mahogany Console Table

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1352
Sold for:
$431$350

Empire Mahogany Console Table, France, 19th century with later elements, demilune top over gilded caryatid support and mirrored back, shaped base, ht. 30 5/8, wd. 20 1/2, dp. 15 in. More ...

Louis Philippe Napoleonic Mantel Clock

Louis Philippe Napoleonic Mantel Clock

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1446
Sold for:
$584$475

Louis Philippe Napoleonic Mantel Clock, France, mid-19th century, highly carved figure on horseback on a stepped cornice above acanthus and foliate-wrapped case with roman numeral dial and pierced More ...

Louis XV-style Brass Andirons

Louis XV-style Brass Andirons

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$25$20

Louis XV-style Brass Andirons, early 20th century, each with acanthus scroll motif, ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Near Pair of Enameled Jars

Near Pair of Enameled Jars

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1218
Sold for:
$197$160

Near Pair of Enameled Jars, China, baluster-shape, decorated with flowers and cranes on one side, calligraphy works to the other, wood covers and stands, ht. to 13 in. More ...

Set of Eight Federal Carved Mahogany Shield-back Dining Chairs

Set of Eight Federal Carved Mahogany Shield-back Dining Chairs

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
174
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Set of Eight Federal Carved Mahogany Shield-back Dining Chairs, Salem or Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1800, the backs composed of intersecting ribs with acanthus and bellflower carving terminating at a More ...

Two Green and Clambroth Pressed Glass Acanthus Leaf Lamps

Two Green and Clambroth Pressed Glass Acanthus Leaf Lamps

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$677$550

Two Green and Clambroth Pressed Glass Acanthus Leaf Lamps, Boston and Sandwich Glass Company, Sandwich, Massachusetts, c. 1850-60, green font with acanthus leaf sides, on a clambroth acanthus leaf More ...

George III Sterling Silver Cake Basket

George III Sterling Silver Cake Basket

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

George III Sterling Silver Cake Basket, London, 1818-19, Joseph Angell I, maker, with acanthus-capped handle, shell and scroll border, and central engraved coat of arms, lg. 13 1/2 in., approx. 36.0 More ...

Pair of Gorham Sterling Silver Candlesticks

Pair of Gorham Sterling Silver Candlesticks

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$554$450

Pair of Gorham Sterling Silver Candlesticks, Providence, c. 1905, each modeled as a fluted Corinthian column on a weighted base, ht. 8 1/4 in. More ...

Black, Starr & Frost Sterling Silver Pitcher

Black, Starr & Frost Sterling Silver Pitcher

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Black, Starr & Frost Sterling Silver Pitcher, New York, early 20th century, with an acanthus-capped handle and neoclassical motifs throughout, ht. 12 1/4 in., approx. 41.2 troy oz. More ...