Gallery V : Curiosities & collectables

Chest lock

Forged iron
Dimensions : 17cm - 22cm
Late 16th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Panel

Carved oak
Dimensions : 67cm - 23cm
17th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Cameo brooch

Carved with a female bust
In a gilt mount with enameled border
Dimensions : 44mm - 38mm
19th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOLD

Snuff mull

Ram horn table snuff mull with silver plated fittings
The inner lid is marked for John Batt - manufacturer Park Works Sheffield
Rubbed engraving on the lid : Thomas Burn - ? Street - 1900
Dimensions : height circa 15cm - width circa 20cm
Late 19th century ( Victorian era )
English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Figural snuff container

Showing a seated man in 17th century costume wearing a ruff
Carved wood
Removeable bone plug in the bottom for access to the snuff
Height circa 12.5cm
19th century
English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Man in the moon

Carved wood
19th century
French
Mounted on a custom iron stand
Total height : 29cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Polychrome tile

Glazed tile with a flower - tulip
Dimensions : circa 13cm - 13cm
Mid 17th century
The Netherlands

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tile

Glazed tile with a vase of flowers
Dimensions : circa 13cm - 13cm
Mid 17th century
The Netherlands

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tracery panels

Pair of carved oak panels
Dimensions : height 46cm - width 19.5cm
Early 16th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Door lock

Part of an oak door with forged iron lock
Dimensions of the door : height 60cm - width 17cm
17th century
Flanders - Belgium

Old paper label on the front with hand written text in French : Garniture complete d'une port Flamande - Du 17éme siécle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Pewter bowl

Decorated inside with flowers
The rim engraved with names and the date 1837
Diameter 32cm
19th century
Belgian

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Large Delft tile

Showing "Jesus heals an official's son ( Joh. 4 : 50 )
Dimensions : 18cm - 28cm
17th century
Netherlandish
Mounted in a 19th century wooden frame

Damages and losses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Harrowing of hell - Christ in Limbo

Etching
19th century
Mounted in a modern frame
Dimensions of the frame : 16.5cm - 12cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Lock

Forged iron
Large size chest lock
Dimensions : length  20cm - height 14.5cm
17th century

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 Jug

Glazed stoneware
Height : 30cm
Late 18th - early 19th century
Bouffioulx - Belgium

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Armorial panel

Carved oak
Showing a coat of arms with 3 fleur-de-lis beneath a Gothic arch
Dimensions : height 34cm - width 20cm - depth circa 4cm
Late 15th - early 16th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Wine bottle

Green glass mallet shaped
Height : 25cm
18th century
The Low Countries

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Oak carving

Large carved oak panel
Showing a bearded grotesque  ( demon mascaron )
Dimensions : 69cm - 27cm
Early 17th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tobacco jar

Lead with ornate decorations
Dimensions : height 16.5cm - width circa 9.5cm  - width of the feet circa 11.5cm
Original inside lid with dolphin finial
18th century
Netherlandish

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Carving with grapevines

Oak
Length : 47.5cm
17th century
English

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Miniature casket

Domed top
Wood - beech
18th century
Dimensions : height 5cm - width 8cm - depth 6cm
Probably French

Iron lock with a later key

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Lot of 4 Delft tiles

17th and 18th century
Netherlandish

Mounted in a modern setting
Dimensions : 30.5cm - 30.5cm

 

 

Pair of bed warmer lids

Brass
Nr 1 : diameter 35cm
Showing a Roman Emperor , cartouches and four masks
17th - 18th century
Netherlandish
Nr 2 : diameter 31.5cm
Showing flowers , fleurs-de-lis and a text in old Dutch language : ALST GODT BEHAECHT IST BETER BENYT DAN BEKLAECHT
17th century
Netherlandish

Damages  and traces of old age

 

 

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Architectural beam fragment

Carved wood
Showing a man's face looking sideways
Height : 25.5cm - diameter circa 22cm
16th  - 17th century
French

Salvaged from a building near Beauvais ( Hauts-de-France)

 

 

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Parchemin panel

Carved oak
Measurements : height 41.5cm  - width 27cm
16th century
French or Belgian

Green glass wine bottle

With some remnants of irisation
Height : 26cm
18th - 19th century
The low Countries

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Decorated jug

Glazed stoneware
height : 22.5cm
Late 18th - early 19th century
Bouffioulx - Belgium

Coffer panel

Carved oak
Diamond shape anf oak leaves
Measurements : height 32.5cm - width 14cm
17th century
French

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Floor tile

Depicting a male figure  inside a Crown of thorns
Wear to the surface and glazing
Measurements : height circa 13cm - width 13cm and 2cm deep
Early 16th century
French
Region of Brémontier-Massy
Pays de Bray , Haute Normandie

Website: Le monde carré de Benoit faÿ

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Carved panel

Depicting a putto above a cartouche with the text "ANNO " flanked by two lions
Part from a piece of furniture
Oak
Length : 55cm - height : 9cm
17th century
French

Caryatid

Carved oak
Height : 18cm
Early 19th century
Probably French or Belgian

 

 

 

 

 

Mortar

Bronze
Height : 7.5cm - diameter : 11cm
17th century
French

 

 

 

 

 

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Incense burner

Bronze
Openwork lid
Height 22cm
17th-18th century
Belgian - Flemish

 

 

 

 

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Architectural element

Carved oak wood depicting grapevines
Beam fragment from a Irish house
50cm wide - 6cm high
17th century
French

 

 

 

 

Limoges enamel plate

Mary embracing the child Jesus with a sleeping John the Baptist
A painted polychrome enamel copper domed plate
copper plate - Height 9,5cm - width 13cm
19th century
French

Mounted in a later wood frame
Measurements of the frame - height 16cm - width 20.5cm

Folk art carved panel

Depicting a Celtic design - entwined beasts
Oak wood
Length 65cm
19th century
Probably British - Scottish

Lead memento token

Made as a reminder to the demolition in the 19th century of the Antwerp Citadel - also known as South Castel
The Antwerp Citadel built on the order of King Philip II and the Duke of Alba in the 16th century
Front - after a silver medal by Jacobs Jongelincks - 1577
Back - depicting the demolition of the Antwerp Citadel
VINDICATA LIBERIAS CONCORDIA
RESTITUTIO A.P. ANTWER
Diameter circa 46mm
19th century
Antwerp - Belgium