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The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques Jewelry Archives » The official weblog of M.S. Rau Antiques

.... Posted in Jewelry , M.S. Rau Blog | No Comments » The Very Best of Art Deco March 29th, 2013 | posted by Susan Lapene Egyptian Art Deco Chandelier Art Deco Diamond and Rock Crystal Brooch I just returned from the Art Deco World Congress 2013 held in Habana, Cuba and have been thoroughly.......  My time in Cuba certainly reinvigorated my love of Art Deco, and I hope this selection has piqued your curiosity... Read More »

American Brilliance—The History of American Brilliant Period Cut Glass ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/07/2014
.... Among the most notable were a complete table service for the White House and presentation pieces for the presidents of Mexico and Cuba and King Edward VII of England... Read More »

French Industrial Clock ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 12/26/2012
...in the booming industrial fields. The clock's manufacturer, Le Palais Royal Habana was a shop of luxury goods located in Havana, Cuba, and was primarily known for being the official distributors in Cuba for Patek Philippe watches, a... Read More »
Cigar Store Indian

The Renaissance of Cigar Related Antiques ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/24/2009
.... Though American by invention, it was Spanish-ruled Cuba that elevated the cigar to an art form. It would remain a distinctly Spanish pleasure for almost 300 years before it spread across Europe... Read More »
Cigar Store Indian

The Renaissance of Cigar Related Antiques ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/24/2009
.... Though American by invention, it was Spanish-ruled Cuba that elevated the cigar to an art form. It would remain a distinctly Spanish pleasure for almost 300 years before it spread across Europe... Read More »

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...by James Gillis In 1762, the English Naval Armada captured Havana, holding Cuba for almost a year. It was ceded to Spain in exchange for Florida territory in the Treaty of Paris (1763). The English harvested... Read More »