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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 »

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 »

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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 »

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...handle. Price: $14,850 Hester Bateman George III Silver Tankard Made by Hester Bateman, who is widely regarded as the 18th century’s top female silversmith, this sterling silver tankard harkens back......and ivory, often with sterling silver mounts.  This George III tea caddy  is enveloped entirely in tortoiseshell, with ivory and silver detailing of exceptional quality. With its unique decagon shape......, this original pair of  George III ivory tea caddies  are encased in creamy white ivory, highlighted by tortoiseshell veneers and silver accents. Beloved for its flavorful, exotic, and even medicinal qualities, few... 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 »

...handle. Price: $14,850 Hester Bateman George III Silver Tankard Made by Hester Bateman, who is widely regarded as the 18th century’s top female silversmith, this sterling silver tankard harkens back......century Polish monarchs Sigismund I, Sigismund II Augustus, Stefan Báthory, and Sigismund III. A national symbol, in the form of the Polish white eagle, stands guard atop the  silver plate vessel... 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 »