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A Whimsically Assembled Circular Mirror of Antique Wooden Shoe Molds
4804
molds circa 1910, mirror assembled later

wonderfully re-purposed mirror of solid construction composed of 33 wooden shoe molds mounted on a circular wooden frame; overall wear and patina with areas of missing wood

 

Depth: 
5"
Diameter: 
overall 41" (mirror plate 21")
$5,200
Available
A Handsome French Circular Triptych Vanity Mirror with Cerused Oak Backplate
50117
circa 1900

the cerused oak blackplate centering a beveled mirror flanked by 2 similar mirrors with mirrors on the reverse; fitted with a steel and chrome hinged framework; age to plates; good antique condition

Height: 
17.5" (open)
Width: 
41.5" (open)
Depth: 
2.75" (closed)
Diameter: 
17.5 (overall closed) 12" (mirror plates)
$2,800
Available
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
pair of malaysian teal-glazed terracotta planters with raised floral garland
4524
1950's or earlier

each of cylindrical form adorned with floral festoons; fine overall craquelure to glaze; overall even wear and weathered surface; prefect for orchids

Height: 
11"
Diameter: 
12"
$1,850
Available
custom-crafted art nouveau style wrought iron gate with stylized flower
60411
contemporary

of asymmetrical form with a lively floral head emanating from one corner; with artist's initials 'PSM', overall oxidized surface

Height: 
86"
Width: 
39"
$4,800
Available
a handsome pair of english arts and crafts wrought iron 2-arm tripod candelabras
3587
circa 1910

each hand-wrought candelabra with central support fitted with an iron ring; emanating scrolled candle arms all raised on a tripod base; patination to iron.

Height: 
15 1/2"
Width: 
13 1/4"
Depth: 
7 1/2"
$1,875
Sold
a charming english carved wood skittles set
3251
late 19th century

each of the 10 baluster form pins with spheroid finials included with 7 wooden balls; wear and chipping; professionally waxed and restored; Skittles is a European lawn game and an early form of bowling, from which modern ten-pin bowling, duckpin bowling, candlepin bowling and five-pin bowling are descended. In regions of the United Kingdom and Ireland the game remains a popular indoor pub game.

Height: 
20" (pins)
Diameter: 
4" (pins) 6 1/2" (balls)
$2,950
Available
a charming Alsatian folk art wooden mosaic panel depicting 3 children holding hands; now mounted as a Tables; dated 1933
3227
dated 1933

the rectangular mosaic panel with mitered border centering a charming grouping of 3 hand-clasped children surrounded by floral and foliate vines; raised on a later oak base with turned supports joined by an h-stretcher; restored condition.

Height: 
26 1/2"
Width: 
27 1/4"
Depth: 
37 1/4"
$5,500
Available
a rare pair of german arts and crafts matte glazed pottery pitchers; incised 'Colmin' stamped 'Germany'
3107
circa 1900

each of graceful form with pinched mouth above a flared body with scrolled handle; alternating celadon and ochre glazed bands; excellent condition.

Height: 
11"
Diameter: 
4 3/4"
$1,500
Sold
a boldly-scaled american arts & crafts cast iron oak leaf bowl
2677
circa 1900

the well-rendered leaf with thick stem flanked by 2 acorns; with a central vein emanating to the scalloped edge; patination to surface

Height: 
2 1/4"
Width: 
14"
Depth: 
9 1/4"
$800
Available
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