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Silver Centerpiece by Paul Storr

Silver Centerpiece by Paul Storr

Elegantly designed by one of the most prominent names in silversmithing, this exceptional silver centerpiece by Paul Storr is perhaps the finest single candelabrum ever made by the famed silversmith. Profusely cast and chased with a blend of Neoclassical and Rococo Revival elements, this… Read More »
Prie Dieu

Prie Dieu by Antoni Gaudi

This unique prie dieu, or prayer desk, was specially commissioned for the interior of Casa Batlló by world renowned Catalan architect and sculptor Antoni Gaudi. Crafted by Gaudi in 1906 in collaboration with the famed sculptor Jaume Busquets, the important ébéniste… Read More »

Diamond Watch by Corum

This outstanding watch by Corum, the renowned Swiss watch manufactory, is generously adorned with approximately 65.00 carats of sparkling diamonds. Constructed of 18-carat yellow gold, this magnificent quartz timepiece features rows of square and round brilliant cut diamonds set in a… Read More »
The Battle of Issus Chess Set

The Battle of Issus Chess Set

Lavishly decorated and large in size, this extraordinary, elaborate chess set is the only one of its kind, and is perhaps the best ever made. Crafted by the hand of a master jeweler, the exquisite quality of its manufacture is showcased in each and every detail. Every 14k gold game piece… Read More »
United States Cavalry Officer's Sword

United States Cavalry Officer's Sword

A rare and important piece of Civil War militaria, this exquisite presentation sword was given to United States Colonel William B. Sipes of the 7th Pennsylvania Cavalry in 1864. This magnificent sword boasts a handle carved of natural material bound by a gilt bronze cross guard and… Read More »
Victorian Oak Display Cabinet

Victorian Oak Display Cabinet

Standing at nine-feet high and displaying all of the aesthetic hallmarks of the Victorian era, this oak cabinet is an English masterpiece of both cabinetmaking and mechanical engineering. At first glance, the finely carved oak cabinet appears to be the perfect piece for displaying a… Read More »
Hupfeld Phonoliszt-Violina Model B Music Cabinet

Hupfeld Phonoliszt-Violina Model B Music Cabinet

This incredible Hupfeld Phonoliszt-Violina Model B music cabinet is among the rarest and most advanced automatic music players of its time. The remarkable machine, crafted by renowned Leipzig firm of Ludwig Hupfeld, is one of the most mechanically complex music players ever made, boasting… Read More »
Bureau du Roi by François Linke

Bureau du Roi by François Linke

Inspired by the most famed Bureau du Roi (King's Desk) created for King Louis XV, this breathtaking interpretation of the royal secrétaire is one of only four known created by the celebrated ébéniste François Linke. While two are presumed to be held in private European collections, the… Read More »
M.S. Rau Antiques

M.S. Rau Antiques Since 1912

Bill Rau explains why M.S. Rau Antiques is one of the finest antiques and fine art galleries in the world. From rare flawless yellow diamonds, to masterworks by van Gogh and Monet, to the finest silver and furnishings, you will find it at M.S. Rau's New Orleans gallery. Read More »
English King Flatware Service

Tiffany & Co. English King Silver Flatware Service 664 Pieces

This complete and monumental 664-piece Tiffany & Co. silver flatware set for 24 is crafted in the outstanding English King pattern and includes a full array of place and serving pieces, including rarities such as orange spoons and knives, and a cheese server, each one adorned with this… Read More »