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Hand-carved Stone Octopus Sculpture by Warren Arnold (b. 1934)
5145
1990s

 executed in variegated stone, the hand-carved octopus with smooth polished surface emerging from the unfinished stone below; overall even wear with some surface chips

Height: 
9.5"
Width: 
17"
Depth: 
17"
$1,450
Available
5105
1950s

this whimsical train set consisting of five interlocking pieces: Locomotive, Tank Car, Hopper, Coal Car and the Caboose; excellent vintage condition; wheels work smoothly; minor wear and scuffs

Height: 
3.5"-5"
Width: 
7"-9"
Depth: 
4"
$650
Available
5140
circa 1900

 of extra large scale and composed of contrasting metals; with wide protruding mouth connected to the ovoid copper body by a brass riveted ring all joined by a large brass ear or handle; good antique condition with overall even wear and patination

Height: 
25"
Width: 
17.5"
Depth: 
13"
$2,750
A Well-crafted 1960's Folk Art Mixed-wood Vessel
4959
1960's

this handsome one-of-a-kind hand-crafted vase of beautifully figured walnut and birdseye maple; good vintage condition with professional repair to base of neck

Height: 
12"
Diameter: 
14.25"
$2,550
Available
4930
mid-19th Century

with limbs outstretched in full stride with expressive forward gaze breathing heavily with mouth open and tongue showing; finely carved with reins, bellyband, breeching and saddle; wonderful overall patina with rubbing to painted surface; good solid condition; reglued

Height: 
32.5
Width: 
49"
Depth: 
12"
$6,800
Sold
A Whimsical French 1950's Cast Bronze Circus Ring
4851
1950's or earlier

"Under the Big Top" this very charming sculpture depicting a dynamic circus ring complete with trapeze artist, tightrope walker, trained seal, acrobats, Pierrot-dressed clowns and horses all under the leadership of the ringmaster who looks out to the audience; with two tall tent poles attached with guide wires; overall even wear and patina to surface

Height: 
19.5"
Diameter: 
13.75"
$2,850
Sold
San Francisco Panama Pacific Exposition of 1915 Souvenir Banner with Opening Day Button
4777
1915

the black banner with embroidered decals of the Palace of Varied Industries, flowers, and a seal; along with the opening day ribbon with button and pin;  good antique condition with minor wear to the edges; repair to ribbon;

The Panama–Pacific International Exposition was a world's fair held in San Francisco, California, from February 20 to December 4, 1915 to celebrate the completion of the Panama Canal, but was widely seen as a way to showcase San Francisco's recovery from the 1906 earthquake

Height: 
19"
Width: 
39"
Depth: 
1"
$2,850
Available
a finely rendered pair of english victorian brass ornamental signal cannons on cast iron carriages
4753
1900

each with solid brass tilting barrel resting on a heavy-weight carriage with working wheels; finely and realistically decorated; excellent antique condition with overall even wear and patination

Height: 
8"
Width: 
17 1/4"
Depth: 
5 1/2"
$2,650
Sold
a richly-patinated english rosewood treenware bowl with inlaid star motif
3665
1950's

the well-figured rosewood bowl centering a 5-point inlaid star; raised on three spheroid feet; with minor wear.

Height: 
4 1/8"
Diameter: 
8 7/8"
$1,375
Available
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