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06/22/2017 I By Deborah Choate
Silver of the Georgian Era
The Georgian Era is a period of British history from 1714-1830 as marked by the reigns of George I, George II, George III, and George IV, the first four Hanoverian kings of Great Britain. The era saw a remarkable increase in innovation, the expansion of the British Empire, and a flowering of the arts.
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Allure of the Orient: Odalisques in 19th & 20th Century Art
Allure of the Orient: Odalisques in 19th & 20th Century Art
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A Colorful World of Innovation: Wedgwood's Jasperware
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Wedgwood produced jasperware in approximately 30 different colors. With the vast number of jasper...
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Captivated in Color: The Perpetuity of the Sapphire
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During the United States’ relatively brief history, the country has produced some of the...
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Glitz and Glamour: Art Deco Jewelry
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The deep crimson hue of the garnet isn’t the only thing dramatic around this ancient stone – it...
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Aristocracy Luxury and Leisure in Britain
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M.S. Rau Antiques
630 Royal Street
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M.S. Rau Antiques is pleased to announce their upcoming exhibition that highlights the evolution of ...
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The Queen of Georgian Silver: Hester Bateman
The Queen of Georgian Silver: Hester Bateman
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Accessorizing The Holiday Table
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Get festive and have the best place setting this holiday season. With some our most unique and...
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In An Instant, I Was Whisked Away...
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Aspen Ice Garden
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Now in its 14th year and set amid the spectacular mountains of Colorado's Rockies, the Aspen Antique...
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