IVAN49

Berlin,Germany

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Landscape by Johann Wilhelm Jankowski  - Visual Artin Visual Art
JOSEF HOSPODKA vase, Chribska glassworks, Czech, 1960s -1970s - Art Glassin Art Glass
ARMORIAL PEWTER PLATE, SAXONY c.1750 
Miniature on ivory, tavern scene - Visual Artin Visual Art
Chinese carved jade pendants - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Flower planter watering figurines - Figurinesin Figurines
Sterling and gold pendant - Fine Jewelryin Fine Jewelry
Porcelain planters designed by Otto Prutscher for the Wiener Werkstätte - Art Decoin Art Deco
General Pershing's WW I  bronze medal - Military and Wartimein Military and Wart…
Orient & Flume 1984 hawthorn art glass vase / paperweight by Bruce Sillars - Art Glassin Art Glass

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  1. It`s Norddeutscher Lloyd, a German shipping company.I think the first flag on the left in blue is crossed anchor and the key (of Bremen). Then German and American flag (liners to USA). https://www.g...
  2. Aragundi is Basque family name and she emigrated from Galicia province. Having in mind repression against Basque and Galician people she was lucky to leave Spain in time. Amazing piece of history not ...
  3. This is a sculpture in glass !
  4. This is the best vase made by Kamei, and whoever understands glass must agree this vase can match any art glass, both modern and antique.
  5. Luxury ladies dog leash (small dogs, of course). Makes sense. Cheers
  6. Yes, it`s lower case ``r`` clearly visible in the first picture. So, 1916 no doubt.
  7. Hi, It`s Dugan and not very common. Pinched and twisted.
  8. Hi, The sponsor`s mark stands for Boots PURE Drug Company, originally Nottingham, and by 1893 extended further south into East Anglia and the West Midlands. The purse was assayed in Birmingham. I thi...
  9. Cannot recognize the mark, but under glaze blue mark of this form strongly indicates 19th century. Will try to search. Nice piece.
  10. Are there any marks, either printed or impressed ? Without marks it`s impossible to identify the manufacturer.
  11. If soft, it should be pewter.``Italy made`` indicates newer production, 20th century.
  12. Mark Houghton Ltd Registered in Sheffield and London (Hatton Garden, London) Tudor rose for Sheffield used since 1975. Fineness mark ``925`` introduced 1999 (there is also lion passant indicating ste...
  13. Late 19th century. http://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-Reed-amp-Barton-Silver-Plated-Tea-Set-Lions-Head-and-Feet-/121511056723?_trksid=p2047675.l2557&nma=true&si=64oxqpKS9Ckzjq9ciZd3IwYSUlY%253D&orig_cvi...
  14. Nothing is missing: smaller piece is a creamer - I cannot see damaged hinge if eventually the lid was broken. There should be the third part of the set - sugar basin. Btw. it`s silver plated.
  15. Reed & Barton,Taunton, Massachusetts Nice!
  16. It is a vesta case, a box made to contain vestas (short matches) and keep them dry. If there are no marks (search for them) then it`s silver plated, but could be silver. Extensively made in late 19t...
  17. Btw. British lion passant never faces right :)
  18. Gorham Manufacturing Company,Providence, Rhode Island. http://www.925-1000.com/americansilver_G3.html Search for date code.
  19. Ice insert cylinder is missing. Most likely made of glass and broken. Take a look here: https://www.rubylane.com/item/260004-2621/Silver-Plate-Crystal-Ice-Insert-Pitcher Or Google for ``pitcher wit...
  20. Bib clips were used to hold a napkin in place around a child's neck to serve as a bib. They were also sometimes called napkin hangers. Gothic letter is more likely ‚‚H‚‚ (the straight vertical line o...
  21. Hello, The maker is the firm Nussbaum & Hunold (Benjamin Nussbaum and Walter Hunold), Providence. RI, around 1920. Short lived partnership of Walter Hunold.
  22. Be careful when buying ancient items from Eastern Europe. Fakes are being produced in huge quantities, Roman, early Christian, Medieval. Artificial green patina created with chemicals. Only real exper...
  23. A stork holding a black eel is in the coat of arms of The Hague.
  24. G7S; Gerardus Schoorl registered in the cities of Zaandijk/Amsterdam & Haarlem date registered 1875/1914
  25. The firm is believed to have restyled to A.H. Darby and Son around 1941, thought to have been in business until the early 1960's.
  26. The maker is William Devenport (registered Nov 1901) Spencer Street, subsequently Northwood Street, Birmingham Date letter ``l`` for 1910-1911. Cheers
  27. Yes, impressive. Looks like Scandinavian (Norwegian) but difficult to tell without marks. Have you identify the country and the maker ? There are options for 3 more images, if you want to show us the ...
  28. Hi, Friedrich Wilhelm Grünewald, Bayreuth 1817 - 1886, Germany Three mark system was used in Germany as the guarantee of low lead, high tin alloy. Regards
  29. Hello Kai, I am happy to hear from you. Have tried to reach you via an old e-mail address. Now that you have answered here just forget my e-mail. In regard of your article, it is more than obvious a ...
  30. Thank you so much.
  31. Never mind, will not bother him with this. So, it`s Muster PN=III/2410 (9``) ? Various widths were executed, right ?
  32. Hello, Mine is exactly 9 inches or 23 cm. S0, PN III - 2410 was executed in various widths. The image from the catalog you posted says 8`` (8 inches ), your bowls are 6``, mine is 9 ``. But they ar...
  33. Hi, Help and clarification needed, please. Dr. K. M. Hasselbach included my bowl into his excellent article. Link to his article: http://www.loetz.com/featured-articles/a-study-of-loetz-cut-glass-...
  34. Is my bowl the same Muster PN III-2410/6" ? http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/23025-bohemian-cameo-bowl Dr. K. M. Hasselbach included the bowl into his excellent article. http://www.loetz.com...
  35. Hi, The maker is Egon Lauridsen, Copenhagen 1936 – 1966. Cheers
  36. 1950 - 1960
  37. Hi, The purse bears London Assay Office IMPORT mark and Paul Ettlinger`s mark is sponsor`s mark. (4, Holborn Circus, later, 176, Regent Street, London).The purse was made elsewhere and imported to U...
  38. Made by I. F.O.R. Via Nuova, 7 Roana, Vicenza province, known to be active between 1961 and end 1971.
  39. 200 quid maximum
  40. Btw. there was no need for testing. Fully marked British silver.
  41. It was made by George Unite, from c 1873 George Unite & Sons. Caroline Street, Birmingham, UK. Date letter for 1868. Lion passant for sterling, anchor mark for Birmingham, Victoria duty mark.
  42. Right, I thought she could travel directly to South Africa with British visa and maritime connections were much better than via Congo. But South Africa was already independent from UK at the time, for...
  43. Extremely interesting life saving route for young housekeeper. Did she enter Belgian Congo and South Africa ? I suppose she had to choose the closest location to South Africa (being fully sovereign fr...
  44. It`a Middle Eastern or North African. The inscription is in Arabic - at least a few letters are recognizable. Take a look here http://www.oldbeads.com/east.html
  45. vetraio50 Best wishes and happy new year.
  46. @keeno55 Right, looks like that. Had no idea they existed. http://saskmuseums.org/blog/entry/glass-grenade-style-fire-extinguisher-bombs-are-they-safe
  47. Kalk Porcelain Eisenberg, Thuringia Germany, or later production Take a look here http://www.worthpoint.com/blog-entry/all-marks-kalks-crossed-arrows-erich-stauffer-knockoffs And here: http://www....
  48. There are no over - glaze painted and under- glaze marks but try to look for impressed marks. They are easily overlooked and sometimes can be seen only under a particular angle. Magnifying glass is no...
  49. Ramekin holder http://nyeandcompany.com/auctions/112/ten-sterling-silver-ramekin-holders-with-2529438.html
  50. Dietz Company History http://www.lanternnet.com/history.htm
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