Fine 18th and 19th Century Furniture, Paintings and Accessories
Lois Boyles & Richard Totoiu ~ 524 North Washington Street ~ Alexandria Va 22314 ~ 703-548-5188

 
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #808941 (stock #9461)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,450
Exceptional antique French pierced and gilt metal inkstand with over-all Gothic arch decoration; the rectangular top opening to a fitted interior with two removable pen wells and four crystal inkwells (one repaired). Circa 1840-1860.

Length: 12”
Depth: 5”
Height: 3”

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1837 VR item #913124 (stock #8650)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$325
Antique Horn Snuff Box in the form of a boot with a silver monogrammed lid. 1800-1830. Probably Italian. Length: 2.75”
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1900 item #1388586 (stock #C/RMT)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$425
Unusual Sterling Mounted Masonic Root Cane marked "Lyon Maker, Sterling" and with engraved symbols of the Shriners Emblem, The Square and Compass and the Knight Templars Blood-Red Passion Cross and Crown. Late 19th C. (minor dents to mounts)

W.H. LYON - Newburgh, NY (Active 1890-1920)

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1837 VR item #908211 (stock #9893)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$975
Federal “D”-form brass and wire firefender with brass top rail and scrolling wire decoration. American. Ca. 1800.

Height: 12” Diameter: 36”

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1837 VR item #1114186 (stock #10170)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
SOLD
Rare Brass Imperial Bushel Measure, the bottom engraved: “Corcoran Fecit, London” one side engraved: “Lynn, Regis, 1825” the other side engraved: “Imperial Bushel, Bastick & Son, London 1881”, and with various royal ciphers on the top rim.

Provenance : Ex-Collection Sen. John Warner, Alexandria, Virginia

Cities in England used to have official standard weights and measures...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1900 item #1298154 (stock #10646)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$950
EARLY SEA CAPTAIN’s LONG GLASS. Especially nice hand-held telescope made by the London maker T. Lorkin, as beautifully engraved in script near the eyepiece, “T. Lorkin, London, Day or Night.” This fine, olde English example has an early form single draw with wooden barrel and brass fittings. The wooden barrel is turned of a single piece of solid mahogany. The all original four lens optics produce a highly magnified, upright image of surprising clarity...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1165943 (stock #8782)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$875
Fine antique French rouge marble standish with ormolu inkwells and feet. Circa 1850-70.

Length: 13.75”
Width: 7.75”
Height: 2.5” (of base)

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #649884 (stock #9306)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$465
Fine antique French pedestal form sander in ormolu with removable reservoir for the sand used to dry the ink when writing with a quill pen. Mid-19th century.

Height: 4”
Width: 3.75:

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1900 item #851794 (stock #8884)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$425
Antique English Sheffield plate cake basket of rectangular form with shaped rim with applied gadrooned edge and floral decorated handle. Mid 19th century.

Height: 3.5” (to rim)
Height: 9” (to handle)
Length: 12.625”
Width: 10.375”

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1900 item #135601 (stock #7996)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$550
Unusual Antique English Silverplate Wine-bottle Server with hinged body to accomodate bottle and applied handle. Impressed makers mark and registration number date this to 1897.

Height: 11”

n.b. This fits many, but not all shaped bottles.

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1052849 (stock #4986)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$950
Original patent model for a fruit drier by David Lippy, painted wood and tin, retaining the original patent office tag dated July 4th, 1865, Patent No. 48,570.

Length: 10”
Depth: 9.5”
Height: 11.5”

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1132763 (stock #9943)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$425
Antique English Ebonized Wood Inkstand, in walnut, rectangular with rounded corners, wells for pens and inks, a single shallow drawer and an ebonized carrying handle. Circa 1830-40 (caps to inkwells replaced).

*From the Estate of Joseph Stanley, New Hope, PA

Height: 6”
Length: 10”
Depth: 6”

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1900 item #693099 (stock #9586)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$450
Antique English two bottle cruet set having a rosewood stand with satinwood stringing and turned ebony supports and handle. Circa 1840.

Provenance: Eveleth/ Summerford Estate, Washington, D.C.

Height: 11.5”

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1152004 (stock #5043)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$450
Original Patent Model for a Machine for Edging Wall Paper, by henry Brunner, retaining the original Patent Tag dated February 26th, 1856 and with copies of his patent application. (rear feet missing)

Height: 3.5”
Length: 12”
Depth: 5”

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #851799 (stock #9533)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$475
Fine Antique French Inkwell or Standish in Ormolu; having a hinged lid and circular stepped body with applied cast floral decoration, and raised on three toupie feet. Circa 1850.

Diameter; 4.25" Height: 3.25" SAFA/9533

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1800 item #1243479 (stock #10500)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$485
/pair
Fine Large Pair of Solid Brass Jamb Hooks with round backplate, single arm and urn form finial.

These would have been mounted on the mantel and used to hold fireplace tools. Circa 1800, probably American

Diameter of back plate: 4"
Depth: 5"
Width: 8"

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1359732 (stock #10851)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$365
Antique Bronze Pen and Pencil Holder in the form of a draw string sack. Probably French, 19th Century. Length: 4.5" Height 3.75"
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1837 VR item #1304142 (stock #10554)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$675
Antique English Regency Tole Samovar with Chinoiserie decoration of flowers and butterflies; having lion’s head handles, spigot from a lion’s head and brass lion paw feet. The hot water cylinder rests on a pierced warmer for coals. Circa 1820 (losses to decoration, lacking coal tray)
Height: 16.5”