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 : Pre 1900 item #1152002 (stock #4990)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$575
Patent Model for an Improvement Air Engines by Dana Bickford retaining the original Patent Tag dated June 6th, 1865 and with a Certificate of Authenticity and copies of the Patent Application.

Height: 6.75”
Length: 8”
Depth: 4.5”

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 #1236047 (stock #10433)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$450
Antique Brass 6-draw Spyglass, with ring turned body and sunshade and eyepiece slide. Provenance: The Harry Z. Isaacs Collection from Historic Long Branch Estate, Virginia. Probably English, circa 1870.

Length Open: 5.25"
Length Closed: 17.25"

Long Branch was built on property surveyed by a young George Washington for Lord Fairfax. In 1788, Robert Carter Burwell inherited the land and began building in 1811 with the consultation of U.S...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1152000 (stock #4987)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$750
Original Patent Model for a Warming Device by G.W. Smith, retaining the original Patent Tag dated August 31st, 1858 and including a Certificate of Authenticity.

Height: 12”
Length: 12”
Depth: 10”

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 : 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 : 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 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”
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 : 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 1800 item #1161925 (stock #10266)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,450
Fine 18th Century English Serpentine Firefender, in brass with pierced work and applied bead decoration. Circa 1760.

Height: 6”
Width: 40”
Depth: 5”

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1195603 (stock #10296)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$145
Antique Copper and Brass Clothes Iron having a hinged lid with wooden handle and brass latch, opening to a well for coals and having open sides and a pointed brass sole plate. Circa 1870.

Length 8.5"
Height: 8.5"

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 #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 : Pre 1900 item #1163035 (stock #8824)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$875
Fine pair of antique brass and iron andirons having urn-form finials, ring turned shafts and cabriole “spurred” legs ending in ball feet. American, circa 1830-1840.

Height: 18”

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1800 item #1283932 (stock #10608)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$625
18th Century Iron Money Box with a clever mechanism that uses gravity to block the slot if the box is inverted. Probably European.

7.25” x 5" x 4.5" tall

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 #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)