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Swiss Burlwood and Ebonized Interchangeable Cylinder Music Box

Swiss Burlwood and Ebonized Interchangeable Cylinder Music Box

A captivating and exceptionally engineered Swiss interchangeable cylinder music box with its original cabinet by Ami Rivenc of Geneva. Set in a beautiful case of burled and ebonized walnut with satinwood inlay, this piece serves not only as melodious entertainment but also as a fine… Read More »
Exhibition Mechanical Secretaire by Daubet & Dumarest

Exhibition Mechanical Secretaire by Daubet & Dumarest

A French masterpiece of both cabinetmaking and mechanical engineering, this one-of-a-kind and highly important mechanical secrétaire was crafted by the firm of Daubet & Dumarest and was presented at the Great Exhibition of 1851 in London's Crystal Palace. At first glance, the tulipwood and… Read More »
George III Mahogany Gun Collector's Chest

George III Mahogany Gun Collector's Chest

This handsome George III-period mahogany chest is actually an ingeniously designed gun collector's cabinet. A drop-front surface concealed as the top four drawers opens to reveal felt-lined weapon racks. Near the left hinge of the drop-front is a secret button that, when pressed, opens a… Read More »
Chippendale Mahogany Breakfront Bookcase

Chippendale Mahogany Breakfront Bookcase

This magnificent Victorian library bookcase is a work of both massive size and monumental beauty. Crafted of Cuban mahogany in the majestic Chippendale Revival style, this dynamic breakfront reaches a width of over 14 feet and a height of over 9 feet, and displays all of the aesthetic… Read More »
Emerald-Cut Fancy Yellow Diamond, 20.05 carat

Captured Sunshine..Fancy Yellow Diamond

Weighing 20.05 carats, this breathtaking, GIA-certified Natural Fancy Yellow diamond sparkles with the fire found in the highest-quality jewels. Certified by the GIA to be VS1 clarity, this jewel is accentuated with a pair of shield-cut white diamonds weighing 2.01 carats which are graded… Read More »
Fabergé Silver Flatware Service

Fabergé Silver Flatware Service

This rare and exquisite 275-piece silver flatware service for 12 by Fabergé, the most revered name in luxury, was produced by the firm's prestigious workshop in Moscow, a city that was long considered the center of Russian silver and goldsmithing. Arguably one of the finest sets of silver… Read More »
David Morris Diamond Necklace

David Morris Three Strand Diamond Necklace, 72.58 Carats

An incredible three-strand diamond collar necklace by London jewelry designer David Morris. This important necklace shimmers and sparkles with 244 pure white diamonds totaling 72.58 carats. Each oval, pear, marquise, round and heart-shaped, brilliant-cut diamond was individually set in… Read More »
The Violano Virtuoso by Mills Novelty Company

The Violano Virtuoso by Mills Novelty Company

Singled out by the U.S. government in 1909 as one of the eight greatest inventions of the decade when it was introduced at the Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition, the Mills Violano-Virtuoso stands as one of the most important and incredible musical devices ever made. With its finely tuned… Read More »
Royal Blue Diamond

The Royal Blue Diamond, 10.06 carats

This magnificent, 10.06-carat Natural Fancy Blue diamond is one of the world's rarest and most extraordinary natural gemstones. Aptly named The Royal Blue, this stunning, radiant-cut jewel is the color of the clear blue sky, and is certified by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) as… Read More »

Unenhanced Ceylon Pink Sapphire & Diamond Ring 17.51 Carats

The extraordinarily rare, 17.51-carat Natural Intense Pink Ceylon sapphire is of the highest caliber, and displays the perfect purplish-pink or "bubblegum" hue for which the finest pink sapphires are so beloved. With its excellent untreated color, crystal-clear clarity and grand… Read More »