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Murano Glass Water Fountain

Murano Glass Water Fountain

An ornate and truly magnificent example of a large Venetian glass, this Murano glass fountain is an incredible rarity. Only the most skilled of craftsmen could have created such a masterpiece, using the most painstaking and time-honored techniques of Murano glassmaking. Displaying a vivid… Read More »
Natural Fancy Vivid Yellow Diamond Bracelet 55.66 Carats

Natural Fancy Vivid Yellow Diamond Bracelet 55.66 Carats

Twenty-five of the most beautiful, perfectly matched fancy vivid yellow diamonds, totaling 55.66 carats, create a breathtaking golden glow in this incredible graduated bracelet. Each gem is certified by the GIA to be Natural Fancy Vivid, and has a clarity grade ranging from Internally… Read More »
Baker's Pacers Short Track Horseracing Machine

Baker's Pacers Short Track Horseracing Machine

An extraordinary Baker's Pacers coin-operated horse racing machine produced by the Baker Novelty and Manufacturing Company of Chicago. Known as a "long case" model, this elegant machine allows a customer to place nickel bets on up to seven mechanical horses in a short track race.… Read More »
Polygraph Copying Machine by Brunel

Polygraph Copying Machine by Brunel

Considered the first step into the world of modern photocopying, the polygraph machine was among the first widely used devices to successfully produce an exact copy of an original written work. Designed and patented by one of history's greatest innovators, Sir Marc Isambard Brunel, in… Read More »
Man Cave Game Night

Man Cave Game Night

Get ready for the ultimate game night in the Man Cave. Start the night off with an game of billiards on a extraordinary French Gothic Revival Billard Table. Next, try your hand at cards, parcheesi or cribbage at this exquisite Irish Mahogany Dining and Games Table. Not tired yet? It's time… Read More »
The Farcot Clock

The Farcot / Carrier-Belleuse Conical Mystery Clock

This exceptional Farcot conical clock was acquired from a private collector whose family originally purchased the masterpiece at the Great London Exhibition of 1862 for which it was made. Monumental and majestic, the clock was crafted by two of France's most important artisans of the late… Read More »
The Queen of Sheba by Federico Beltrán-Masses

The Queen of Sheba by Federico Beltrán-Masses

La Rena de Saba (The Queen of Sheba) displays the uniquely theatrical and bold style that permeates the distinctive oeuvre of Federico Beltrán-Masses. Simultaneously traditional yet daringly modern, the striking canvases of the Cuban-Spanish master truly defy classification. Highly… Read More »
French Billiard Table - Gothic Revival

French Billiard Table - Gothic Revival

Exceptionally rare and beautifully constructed, this French billiards table is a celebration of the Gothic Revival style and of innovative 19th century design. Architectural in form, this rosewood table is both a decorative and constructive masterpiece. Friezes adorned with detailed… Read More »
Vintage French Foosball Game Table

Vintage French Foosball Game Table

This delightful vintage foosball table is a wonderful and entertaining testament to the French obsession with soccer. The diverting machine is an iconic piece of French popular culture from the mid-20th century, a time when a foosball table could be found in most cafés and bars… Read More »
English Skeleton Clock by Smith & Sons Exhibition-Quality

English Skeleton Clock by Smith & Sons

Touted by famed clock author Derek Roberts to be "one of the finest English skeleton clocks produced" this exceptionally rare and magnificent bronze skeleton clock is a work of true horological mastery. Positively attributed to the firm of John Smith & Sons of Clerkenwell,… Read More »