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 #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 : 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...

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 : 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 : Walking Sticks : Pre 1900 item #1016847 (stock #C/RMT)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$950
Antique Cane with dog-form carved ivory handle and a gold collar inscribed: "From Wm. Henrie on his 75th birthday, November 6th 1874"

Length: 35"

**Regarding the Sale of Items Incorporating Materials from Endangered Species: An export license issued by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will be required for the export of this item from the U.S. Prospective purchasers are responsible for obtaining this form.

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 : 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 : 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 : 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 #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 #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 : Pre 1800 item #1152012 (stock #5726)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$145
Antique Ottoman Bronze Shot Box which would have been suspended with a leather strap and used to carry ammunition. 18th Century, probably Turkish

2.75" x 1.25" x 3" tall

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 : 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 : 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 : 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 : Pre 1900 item #953806 (stock #4989)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$450
Original patent model for a sliding door lock and latch by E.G. Kehoe in brass, retaining its original Patent Office Tag dated November 15, 1870, Patent No. 109,220. Together with a Certificate of Authenticity from the United States Patent Model Foundation.

The passage of the Patent Act of 1790 required that every application include a miniature working model of their idea...

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”