Cherub Antiques Gallery : Antique Cocktail Shakers, Nouveau, Deco, Washington DC
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1411950
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$950.00
Elaborate silver oval frame. A central mask of a woman with headdress adorns the top. Foliates in relief further adorn the borders. Stamped with French marks, circa 1900. 5 1/4" W., 8 5/8" H.; 4" W., 5 5/8" H. photo
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1411948
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$850.00
Large antique classic design photo frame. The tall sterling silver, vertical form has raised borders and retains its original oak easel back. Hallmarks: Walker & Hall, Birmingham 1918. 9 3/4" W., 11 3/4" H.; 8" W., 10" H. photo
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1411478
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$680.00
Quite whimsical. This scarce example of a Victorian milk jug pitcher has a detailed cast cat as its handle. Made by the Mark Willis & Sons workshop of Sheffield circa 1885. 5" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1920 item #1411469
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$790.00
Wine- barrel-form Arts & Crafts claret jug made by the well-known WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop in Germany circa 1910. The crystal jug, cut with vertical panels, has rivet strapwork, as seen on an actual barrel. The hinged cover, with its thumb opener, has a pouring lip. 8 3/4" H., 5 1/2" W. to handle
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1900 item #1411235
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$590.00
Lovely antique French jewel box with kingwood marquetry. The box, with bronze mounts, has a central, hand-painted Sevres, or Vieux Paris porcelain oval medallion upon its top. Interior is fitted with the original tufted rouge silk liner. France circa 1890. 3" H., 5 1/4" W., 8 1/8" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1900 item #1411231
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$165.00
Antique brass tassel-form letter clip or note holder. The clip has a loop to allow it to hang if desired. Stamped Merry Phipson & Parker, January 1845. 2 1/4" W., 6" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1411224
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$525.00
Elegant Victorian, English tall wine bottle coaster stand. The high-hat form has pierced design along with garlands and lion masks in relief. The flaring top is cast with grape leaves and clusters. The pattern is by Barker Ellis of Birmingham circa 1880. 4 1/4" H., 7 3/8" W.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Wood : Pre 1910 item #1411220
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$240.00
Elaborately carved with alternating panels. Reticluated foliates and stacked log designs are on the six flaps that fan outward to hold letters or notes. Sides are curved to appear as tree bark. Switzerland, early 1900's. 5 1/2" W., 13" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1900 item #1411194
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$2,350.00
Exceptional book- form-design, gilded bronze and champleve enamel quadruple photo frame. The book, with detailed sides that appear as pages, opens to reveal stylized apertures for four photos. Elaborate cast, mounted appliques have enamels in tones including turquoise, yellow, white, mauve and black, among scrolling, gilded elements. The book is mounted upon its own bronze easel. France circa 1890. 8 1/2" W., 11 1/4" H. closed, 10 1/4" W. open; 3 1/4" W., 4 3/4" H. each photo
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1410842
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$775.00
Victorian figural donkey or pack mule condiment stand. The whimsical, detailed silvered form holds original cranberry cut crystal open salt and condiment holders. Made by the Villiers workshop in Sheffield circa 1870. 5" W., 4" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1900 item #1410786
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$160.00
Whimsical English Victorian cigar cutter in the form of a Bollinger Champagne bottle. Made of carved horn with silvered metal mounts that are fashioned as the cork's foil covering. Twist the top of bottle to allow the cheroot cutter to flip out. Stamped registry marks: June 29, 1883. 2 1/8" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1910 item #1410553
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$890.00
Finely cast gilded bronze tray with detailed, reticulated foliates in high relief. The stunning Art Nouveau form rests upon four cast feet and is signed M. Migneaux; France circa 1900. 7 1/4" W., 8 7/8" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1410394
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$575.00
A beautifully cast Art Nouveau maiden with flowing hair in the style of Alphonse Mucha forms the handle of the letter opener. The lovely silvered pewter sculptural opener was made by the well-known WMF (Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik) workshop in Germany circa 1900. Illustrated in the firm's 1906 catalog, reprinted by the Antiques Collectors Club, page 270. 8 1/8" L.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Pre 1910 item #1409665
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$750.00
Wonderful marabou figural cigar cutter. Designed by Ignatius Taschner (Germany, 1871-1913), known for his animal sculptures. The hammered steel bird has a guillotine-design beak. Raise beak, insert cigar into the eye, drop beak to cut, and allow cigar tip to fall into waiting copper bowl beneath. Clever and whimsical. Germany circa 1905. 5" W., 6 1/8" H.; 8" H. (beak extended)
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1409081
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,700.00
Fine set-of-six sterling silver tots, or shot glasses. The Arts & Crafts tyg tri-handle-form shots are each fully hallmarked: James Wakely & Frank Clarke Wheeler, London 1910. Beautifully presented in original fitted lush burgundy velvet- and satin-lined case. 2" H., 1 3/8" W., 2" W. to handles each
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1910 item #1409030
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$3,200.00
A most unusual-to-find matching pair of silver overlay vases. Each is in emerald green glass with extensive overlay work, all with hand-chased detail. Interlacing Art Nouveau designs climb the baluster form. Four robust flowers emerge from their stems upon the upper portion of the vases. American circa 1900. 10" H. each
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #1409019
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$950.00
Finely cast bronze entitled "Le Travail," by Maurice Joseph Constant, France 1892-1970. The bronze depicts a youthful man with a hammer and anvil along with calipers. The figure is clad in a fur, belted loin cover. Signed upon top of base M. Constant. Original plaque upon the front: Le Travail, Par Mce. Constant (Mention au Salon). Deep golden olive patina; France circa 1910. 7 1/2" H.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1910 item #1408287
Cherub Antiques Gallery
$1,350.00
Lighthearted bronzes depicting a young girl and boy ice skating, by Franz Iffland (Berlin 1862-1935). The girl, in her fur-trimmed cape, has her hands in a muff; the boy in fur-trimmed cape, holds a cupid-like feathered arrow with bow. Iffland, a member of the Berliner Bildhauerschule, was active 1885-1915. He became most well-known for his sculptures of young children and women. The richly patinated skaters stand upon tall, dark green marble bases. Each signed F. Iffland; Germany circa 1900. 10 1/4"-10 1/2" H. each