2007 Reprint. 3 Fine Hardbacks. No inscriptions or bookplates. Near Fine slipcase. Slight marks to panels of slipcase. This sweeping history spans more than 11 centuries including the ideas and the people who are at the heart of the story of Byzantium. 412pgs, 450pgs, 537pgs. Bound in Serana cloth blocked with individual designs by Neil Packer. 1,480 pp in total with 25 pp of colour illus. in each volume. Map endpapers. When Constantine the Great finally gained sole control of the ailing Roman E
Song dynasty (c.a. 11-12th century) \n\nA boy and a fish, Openwork.\n\nSee the images for a proper impression, shipping by registered mail with a tracking number to worldwide. \nThe authenticity of all coins is unconditionally guaranteed.\n Coins & Banknotes---
A rare German silver incense burner lamp, by Wilh. Rauscher, Pope’s Court Jeweler, and Gold/Silversmith, circa 19th century. Measures: 11″ x 6.5 ” burner Solid cast 800 silver two-part incense burner, open work with floral-scroll and cherub design, copper incense insert cup with iron hook, silver plated chains attached to 800 silver hand holder. Marked with “Wilh. Rauscher / Papstl. Hofjuwelier / Hof & Domgoldschmied /Fulda”, pictorial Papal crown, ribbons with cross, Papal staff and triple cros
11 x 19th Century copperplate engravings, originally published in the 'Encyclopaedia Londinensis'; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature,' which was compiled, digested and arranged by the printer John Wilkes between about 1801 and 1828 in 24 volumes, with three volumes of engravings. These examples were made between 1809 and 1811, and have been rebound within violet cloth covered boards. Each engraving measures approx. 10.75" x 8.75" (27.75cm x 22cm). John Wilkes was a Freem
CHINA. Mixed Provincial and Republic Silver Minors (11 Pieces), Early 20th Century. Grade Range: GOOD to VERY FINE.Group includes 10 to 50 Cent issues from various provinces, a few Republic pieces, and a Manchukuo issue. Interested bidders should inspect lot. SOLD AS IS/NO RETURNS.Estimate: $100 - $150. 清末民初錢幣一組。11枚。 包括壹毫至伍毫，各省發行，幾枚民國及滿州國的發行。建議仔細檢閱，現況出售，概不退換。
sinew-sewn parfleche case, with front beaded in black and white depicting four deer; thin hide fringe is embellished with quillwork wrapping; a strand of sinew, strung with red-white hearts connect fringe strands; sheath length 10 in.; with a heavily sharpened J. Russel and Co. Green Riverworks knife, length 11 in. mid-19th century Provenance: H. Alexander Redfield, Connecticut William Shemerluk, Connecticut Tommy Haas, Illinois James B. Scoville, Illinois
A set of two bronze sculptures on rounded rectangular pedestals.\n\nA matching / complementary set depicting a countryman and his wife. Design/clothing in late 18th century style. Pedestals decorated with ears of corn, acorns and branches with leaves.\n\nSupposedly French origin and dating to 2nd or 3rd quarter of the 19th century.\n\nHeight: 11 cm. Dimensions pedestals 9.5 x 6 cm. Pedestals are filled with a kind of stone mass. The bronze sculptures are not signed.\nIn beautiful and undamaged c
medieval Bronze Excellent Axe / RARE TYPE.\n\nMaterial: Bronze \nDate: 14th / Century A.D.\nSize: 11cm. \n\nCondition: Good, see photos to get a good impression. \n\nShipping method: registered mail. \n\nProvenance: \nPurchased by the current owner on 2013 in Wien from "Antique & Collectors Fair" \nThe seller can prove that the lot was obtained legally, documentation seen by Catawiki. \n\nImportant information: \nThe seller guarantees that he is entitled to ship this lot. \nThe seller will info
Fourth quarter 19th century Marked to underside: "11" in hand script over ground ceramic Depicting Neptune blowing a shell with three female figures on either side and a putti holding the reins of the fish surmounted by a scalloped edge and turquoise interior 7.75" H x 22.5" W x 14" D
PEWTER AND OTHER METAL MINIATURE / TOY CANDLESTICK HOLDERS, LOT OF TEN, including a sheet metal chamberstick pair. Together with a miniature/toy wick trimmer. Eleven (11) pieces total. 19th/20th century.
sinew-sewn hard sole moccasins; beaded in colors of red white-heart, cobalt, white and navy blue; two rows of tin cones on vamps; remnants of red and yellow pigment, length 11 in. fourth quarter 19th century
GUSTAVUS RICHARD BROWN HORNER (VIRGINIA, 1804-1892) OWNED MEDICINE BOX, wooden box with paper covering, canvas hinged lid, writing to base of "[illegible] / G. R. B. Horner [...] / March [...]th 1860". Together with ten packages of medicine, including two pieces from druggist Joseph A. Jeffries of Warrenton, VA and one from druggist J. P. Wyer of Warrenton, VA. Eleven (11) pieces total. Mid 19th century.
Coin has been graded PCGS AU 55, also includes California Gold Dust from 1857. The S.S. Central America, known as the "Ship of Gold", operated during the 1850's transporting newly minted treasures from the Eastern end of the Panama Railroad up to New York. She reliably did this twice a month until the largest hurricane of the 19th century struck on September 11, 1857, sending 425 souls to the ocean floor the next day, September 12, 1857 along with millions of dollars in fabulous gold ingots, gol
Coin has been graded PCGS AU 53, also includes California Gold Dust from 1857. The S.S. Central America, known as the "Ship of Gold", operated during the 1850's transporting newly minted treasures from the Eastern end of the Panama Railroad up to New York. She reliably did this twice a month until the largest hurricane of the 19th century struck on September 11, 1857, sending 425 souls to the ocean floor the next day, September 12, 1857 along with millions of dollars in fabulous gold ingots, gol
A RARE SCYTHIAN BRONZE HELMET, 7th - 6th century BC\n\n \nOrigin: Northern Black Sea region\n\n \n\nThe dome was cast from a piece of bronze. Lower edge with holes to attach leather-cheeks and neck protection. The helmet is attributed to the Kuban type according to the classification of B. Z. Rabinovich. The author describes this helmet as a kind of early Archaic and is dated to the 7th to 6th century BC. Officially, only 11 pieces of this kind of helmets are known in the former USSR. This type
Italie centrale, début du XVe siècle La Vierge à l'Enfant Huile et or sur panneau Importantes restaurations, fragment Provenance : Collection Altounian-Rousset The Virgin and Child, oil and gold on panel, Central Italy, early 15th Century Hauteur : 20 Largeur : 11,50 cm Estimation 2 000 - 3 000 €
undecorated powder horn with attached cotton pouch and floral beaded strap on black trade wool; horn length 11.75 in. fourth quarter 19th century Provenance: Howard Lindquist, Illinois James B. Scoville, Illinois
Small bookshelf. Olive wood, marquetry, partially contoured in black and highlighted in colour, with inlaid rural scenes. Italy, 19th century. 36 x 13 x 11 cm. \n\nIntarsia with rural scenes, the side pieces are foldable - drying cracks, worn in places and scratched up.\n\nWe ship internationally with UPS. Antiques---
ASSORTED ANTIQUE AND VINTAGE STILL / MECHANICAL BANKS, LOT OF TEN, including a mechanical monkey example, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, bust of Abraham Lincoln, and The Home Five Coin Savings bank. Together with a "STRAW HAT RADIANT CLEANER" lithographed tin. Eleven (11) pieces total. First half 20th century.
[Nuremberg: Friedrich Creussner, 1483]. 10 ff. A Fundamental Treatise on Family Relations Andrea, Giovanni d' [1275-1348]. [Super Arboribus Consanguinitatis et Affinitatis et Cognationis Spiritualis]. [Nuremberg: Friedrich Creussner, 1483]. 10 ff. Collation: [a10]. Full-page woodcut tables on Leaves [a4]v, [a8]r and [a10]v. Small folio (11-1/4" x 8"). Twentieth-century plain boards, calf spine with gilt-stamped title (a signed binding by Claude Honnelaitre). Light rubbing to boards, light wear t
This is a very capacious and comfortable antique armchair that could be used as a desk chair. It is made from the best quality mahogany and is traditionally referred to as a ‘squires chair’. The chair is designed in the George 11 style of the mid 18th century with very nice carved decoration to the shaped back, arms and cabriolet legs. The carving is of very good quality, very detailed and typical of the best quality furniture from the mid 18th century. This large antique chair has been professi