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 #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 : 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 : Writing : Pre 1900 item #851799 (stock #9533)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$825
Antique French bronze ormolu and marble standish in the form of a young, winged satyr blowing on a cauldron. Circa 1860.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1900 item #1283920 (stock #10610)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,350
Antique American Mariners Telescope with leather covering, single draw, sunshade and sliding covers to both lenses; inscribed "R.A. Tibbets, Gloucester Mass., Day or Night" *

Circa 1830-40

Length Open: 38.25"
Length Closed: 20.75"

*Robert Abbot Tibbets, was a retailer of nautical equipment, watches/clocks, jewelry and silver...

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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : Maritime : Pre 1900 item #1236047 (stock #10433)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been stolen. Please contact us or the Alexandria Police Department if you see it.
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 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 : 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 : Scientific : Pre 1900 item #1222765 (stock #10432)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,650
Antique Refracting Brass and Mahogany 4-draw Telescope with a Brass Tripod Tablestand, and having slides to cover both lens and eyepiece. English, late 19th C.

Provenance: The Harry Z. Isaacs Collection from Historic Long Branch Estate, Virginia and James Kennedy Antiques., Ltd., Durham NC.

Length Open: 36"
Height with Stand: 15.5"

Long Branch was built on property surveyed by a young George Washington for Lord Fairfax...