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Glossary of Antiques Terms - Antiques Glossary ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

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.... Often used in sculpture, decorative stone panelling, beads, and cabochons. amboyna A type of wood native to Southeast Asia typically orange or reddish-brown with a curled and mottled grain... Read More »

The works of Peter Carl Fabergé ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/23/2014
.... The most important commissions Alexander III made was for the celebrated Imperial Easter Eggs, which became the delight of royalty throughout Europe and Asia... Read More »

Bird Boxes ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from About Us] 06/04/2013
..., vermeil and bronze in Europe , the United States , Asia and Australia . They were suppliers "to her Royal Highness the Queen of England", among others... Read More »

Glossary of Antiques Terms - Antiques Glossary ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Glossary]
.... Often used in sculpture, decorative stone panelling, beads, and cabochons. amboyna A type of wood native to Southeast Asia typically orange or reddish-brown with a curled and mottled grain... Read More »

Glossary of Antiques Terms - Antiques Glossary ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

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.... Also horn-of-plenty. coromandel This valuable wood hails from India, Sri Lanka and South East Asia. Characterized by its hazel brown color with dramatic black stripes, this wood is heavy and very hard, much like ebony wood, to which it is closely related... Read More »