Antique French Gilt Metal Mounted Cut Crystal Compote having a square cut corner base with gilt metal banding and paw feet, an octagonal cut stem and a semicircular bowl with a swag decorated rim.
Late 19th / Early 20th Century
Set of 10 Minton Ornithological Cabinet Plates, in the Aesthetic taste; each differently decorated with ivory ground and scenes of birds on branches, with raised platinum and gold decoration. The underside with faintly impressed uppercase MINTON mark, a registration mark, the year cypher for 1861 and a painted iron-red pattern number: C2357A
(One plate with hairline crack, one with corner chip,, most with minor scratches to decoration, minor crazing to glaze and minor loss to gilt rim decorat ...click for details
Exceptional Burled Walnut cave-à-liqueur having hinged top and front panel opening to an interior with removable tray fitted with decanters and glasses. (missing one decanter and two glasses, some minor damage) French, late 19th century.
Rare Boxed Set of Silver Tea Equipage, including 6 teaspoons, 2 caddy spoons. a pair of sugar tongs and a teapot mote strainer: all housed in a shaped and carved wood box surmounted by an ivory finial.
Dutch, Second Standard, 1842 .833 silver.