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George III Mahogany Gun Collector's Chest ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/10/2014
...George III Mahogany Gun Collector's Chest ~ M.S. Rau Antiques George III Mahogany Gun Collector's Chest A A A This handsome George III-period mahogany chest is actually an ingeniously designed gun collector's cabinet....... Inconspicuous and beautiful, this chest is a superior specimen of Georgian cabinetmaking. Circa 1780 Tags: Mahogany | Chest | George III... Read More »

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...’s how most of us remember our birthdays…unless you’re a royal. We recently acquired a most remarkable piece of silver, given by King George III... Read More »

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

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.... It was named Queen's ware in honor of Queen Charlotte, the wife of George III.... Read More »

.... Just like the aforementioned Lee Ching tankard, this piece features a powerful looking dragon handle. Price: $14,850 Hester Bateman George III Silver Tankard Made by Hester Bateman, who is widely regarded as the 18th century.......  This George III tea caddy  is enveloped entirely in tortoiseshell, with ivory and silver detailing of exceptional quality. With its unique decagon shape, this caddy contains two interior compartments for holding......two types of leaves, usually one green and one black variety that could be custom-blended to achieve the desired flavor. Incredibly rare indeed, this original pair of  George III ivory tea caddies  are... Read More »

Paul Storr Georgian Silversmith | The Legacy of Paul Storr ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/16/2009
.... Though he held no official title, Storr enjoyed patronage from many important and powerful figures of the period, including King George III... Read More »

George III Mahogany Gun Collector's Chest ~ M.S. Rau Antiques

[from Resource Library] 04/10/2014
...George III Mahogany Gun Collector's Chest ~ M.S. Rau Antiques George III Mahogany Gun Collector's Chest A A A This handsome George III-period mahogany chest is actually an ingeniously designed gun collector's cabinet....... Inconspicuous and beautiful, this chest is a superior specimen of Georgian cabinetmaking. Circa 1780 Tags: Mahogany | Chest | George III... Read More »

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...with animals, old men, trees, and a sky filled with wispy clouds. Just like the aforementioned Lee Ching tankard, this piece features a powerful looking dragon handle. Price: $14,850 Hester Bateman George III......Archive for the 'From Our Sales Team' Category The Name Says it All: The Augustus III Clock by Jean-Pierre Latz May 1st, 2014......| posted by Bill Rau The Augustus III Clock by Jean-Pierre Latz, circa 1745, stands nearly nine-feet high. The original mercury-gilded bronze envelopes the entire clock and is rendered in a stunning hunting motif... Read More »

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...the aforementioned Lee Ching tankard, this piece features a powerful looking dragon handle. Price: $14,850 Hester Bateman George III Silver Tankard Made by Hester Bateman, who is widely regarded as the 18th century......, this German ivory tankard pays homage to the 16th and 17th century Polish monarchs Sigismund I, Sigismund II Augustus, Stefan Báthory, and Sigismund III. A national symbol, in the form of the Polish white eagle... Read More »

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...of tortoiseshell products that are truly amazing in color and form. Come by today and see for yourself! This beautiful George III tea caddy is enveloped in elegant tortoiseshell. Caddies of rare tortoiseshell......are especially prized, for they are among the scarcest and most luxurious examples produced.   This beautiful George III tea caddy is enveloped in elegant tortoiseshell. Caddies of rare tortoiseshell are especially... Read More »

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....  This George III tea caddy  is enveloped entirely in tortoiseshell, with ivory and silver detailing of exceptional quality....... Incredibly rare indeed, this original pair of  George III ivory tea caddies  are encased in creamy white ivory, highlighted by tortoiseshell veneers and silver accents....... Religious fair meets pagan ritual in Brueghel’s St George’s Kermis with a Dance Around the Maypole .  With a sarcasm and irony typical of only a Brueghel, vignettes of drunken excess, belligerent quarreling and public urination abound as the daily bump and grind of village life continues. It... Read More »