Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Search All Lots

BP BP

Search

Your search has returned 3863 results.
Save your search - find out immediately when "Ornaments" is available at auction!

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
Estimate:
$400 - $600

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 ...

Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker

Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker, probably Hungary, late 16th/early 17th century, unmarked, with a trailing foliate scroll to the rim and two gilt bands of stylized leaftips to waist and foot rim, ht. 4 More ...

Baltic Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker

Baltic Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Baltic Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker, mid-17th century, maker's mark "MP," with a slightly flared rim above chased C-scroll strapwork designs and fleur-de-lis to base, ht. 4 1/2 in., approx. 2.8 troy More ...

Pair of Louis XV-style Mahogany-veneered and Gilt-metal-mounted Floor Vitrines

Pair of Louis XV-style Mahogany-veneered and Gilt-metal-mounted Floor Vitrines

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
212
Unsold
 

Pair of Louis XV-style Mahogany-veneered and Gilt-metal-mounted Floor Vitrines, modern, central glazed panel with glazed doors at either side, mirrored back, gilt-metal tracery and decoration, ht. More ...

Alabaster and Gilt-bronze Hanging Light Fixture

Alabaster and Gilt-bronze Hanging Light Fixture

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
280
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Alabaster and Gilt-bronze Hanging Light Fixture, early 20th century, cast pierced plate with pendant ornament below from which four chains hold a circular cast frame supporting the dish-form More ...

Pair of Grand Tour Patinated Bronze Table Ornaments

Pair of Grand Tour Patinated Bronze Table Ornaments

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
344
Unsold
 

Pair of Grand Tour Patinated Bronze Table Ornaments, 19th century, eagle final atop a figure of Atlas supporting a globe over a caged faun on lion heads all set on hoofed feet, ht. 19 More ...

Continental Four-panel Tooled Leather Floor Screen

Continental Four-panel Tooled Leather Floor Screen

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
502
Unsold
 

Continental Four-panel Tooled Leather Floor Screen, late 19th/early 20th century, silvery ground with stylized floral designs in brown earth-tones, plain leather back with square patterns of More ...

Arts and Crafts Leather Sling Bench

Arts and Crafts Leather Sling Bench

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Arts and Crafts Leather Sling Bench, United States, 1901, ornamental rose bud carving to sides, bears the stamp of Charles Rohlfs and date, carving bears the initials "EB," ht. 30, wd. 20 3/4, dp. More ...

Cast Metal Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Car Hood Ornament

Cast Metal Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Car Hood Ornament

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$861$700

Cast Metal Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Car Hood Ornament, Asprey, London, late 20th century, lg. 4 in. Note: According to the consignor, this hood ornament is modeled after Champion Kindrum More ...

Two Pairs of Enameled Cuff Links

Two Pairs of Enameled Cuff Links

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1012
Sold for:
$984$800

Two Pairs of Enameled Cuff Links, a pair of 18kt gold fleur-de-lis and a pair set with a diamond, lg. to 17.50 mm. More ...

Aubusson-Style Carpet

Aubusson-Style Carpet

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1396
Unsold
 

Aubusson-Style Carpet, late 20th century, the beige field with tone-on-tone design of arabesque variants, all within a naturalistic flower-and-vine border, 9 ft. 11 in. x 7 ft. 10 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Gold Ornaments

Two Pre-Columbian Gold Ornaments

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Two Pre-Columbian Gold Ornaments, Chimu, Lambayeque, Peru, c. 1000-1425 AD, 14kt gold, each depicting a human figure wearing an elaborate headdress, hammered thin and with punctuate decoration, More ...

Veracruz Head Fragment

Veracruz Head Fragment

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$400$325

Veracruz Head Fragment, classic period, 450-650 AD, the elaborately adorned warrior's head with banded helmet, medallions at each side and secured with a chinstrap, wearing large tasseled ear More ...

Zhuang Ethnic Minority Silk Embroidered Baby Carrier

Zhuang Ethnic Minority Silk Embroidered Baby Carrier

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$369$300

Zhuang Ethnic Minority Silk Embroidered Baby Carrier, Yunnan Province, China, early 20th century, silk satin-stitch embroidery and appliqué on cotton, with tassels, bells, and metallic ornaments, More ...

Three Ornamental Hair Combs from the Solomon Islands

Three Ornamental Hair Combs from the Solomon Islands

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$738$600

Three Ornamental Hair Combs from the Solomon Islands, 19th century, possibly Malaita Island, many segments of dried coconut-leaf midrib, bound together by a decorative lashing of fine coconut fiber More ...

Model Canoe Prow Ornament

Model Canoe Prow Ornament

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$185$150

Model Canoe Prow Ornament, Maori, early 19th century, wood with traces of pigments, carved prow tiki figure, for a model canoe, pierced for attachment to the main body of the canoe, lg. 6 in. More ...

Plains Ceremonial Chest Ornament

Plains Ceremonial Chest Ornament

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
292
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Plains Ceremonial Chest Ornament, c. 1870s, Crow, eighteen strands of white and red beads, strung with sinew and attached to two leather side straps with twisted hide drops on either side, lg. 13 More ...

Large Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Hamper

Large Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Hamper

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$584$475

Large Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Hamper, Penobscot, early 20th century, with pictorial floral designs, ht. 23 1/4 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Argillite Shaman Figure

Northwest Coast Argillite Shaman Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
390
Unsold
 

Northwest Coast Argillite Shaman Figure, Haida, c. 1880-90, standing on a raised base, legs apart, wearing a fully decorated apron, with a multi-pointed necklace around the neck, the left hand More ...

Hispano-moresque Lustre-glazed Bowl

Hispano-moresque Lustre-glazed Bowl

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1009
Sold for:
$277$225

Hispano-moresque Lustre-glazed Bowl, possibly 17th/18th century, the shallow interior decorated with a bird, with line borders at the rim, dia. 7 1/4 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Aubusson Pile Carpet

Aubusson Pile Carpet

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1350
Sold for:
$148$120

Aubusson Pile Carpet, France, 19th century, soft beige field within a wide border of polychrome floral bouquets and swags and a vine interlacing the perimeter of the field, 14 ft. 10 in. x 9 ft. 4 More ...

Bronze Stemmed Vessel

Bronze Stemmed Vessel

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1397
Sold for:
$37$30

Bronze Stemmed Vessel, Japan, 19th/20th century, bowl-shape on a stem foot with pierced designs, decorated with bands of meander and floral lappet in relief to the exterior, ht. 7 1/4, dia. 11 3/4 More ...

Four Wallpaper-covered Bentwood Boxes

Four Wallpaper-covered Bentwood Boxes

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Four Wallpaper-covered Bentwood Boxes, early to mid-19th century, three with Hannah Davis labels affixed to underside of lids, each with stamped floral and foliate motifs, (imperfections), ht. to 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 ...

Yarn Sewn Floral Rug

Yarn Sewn Floral Rug

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
386
Unsold
 

Yarn Sewn Floral Rug, America, 19th century, rose and flower central motif surrounded by a floral border with scrollwork corners, ht. 26 1/2, wd. 41 in. More ...

Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century      Pair of Portraits

Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century Pair of Portraits

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1069
Sold for:
$246$200

Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century Pair of Portraits Unsigned. Pastel on paper, 23 1/4 x 19 1/2 in., oval format, in oval giltwood frames with gesso ornament. Condition: Minor More ...

Black-painted and Stencil-decorated Wall Box with Single Drawer

Black-painted and Stencil-decorated Wall Box with Single Drawer

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1346
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Black-painted and Stencil-decorated Wall Box with Single Drawer, America, 19th century, the double arch crest over a black-painted open box, with floral stencil decoration, drawer with turned knob, More ...

Blue-painted Rope Bed

Blue-painted Rope Bed

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1386
Sold for:
$800$650

Blue-painted Rope Bed, America, 19th century, the rectangular head and foot boards set between turned posts with ball finials, lg. 69 1/2, ht. 35, wd. 55 in. Provenance: Sally Schell More ...

Paint-decorated Pine Cupboard

Paint-decorated Pine Cupboard

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1441
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Paint-decorated Pine Cupboard, New England, early 19th century, applied molding surrounds the single door opening to shelves, surface of wide dark green-painted borders with ovolo corners More ...