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Title  Pair antique brass candlesticks made for Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee with bulls eye decoration 1887


Description

Pair antique brass candlesticks made for Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee with bulls eye decoration  circa 1887.

Superbly made, these unusually tall and heavy candlesticks with precicion turned work and bullseye centres. The heavy bases with embosed "GOOD LUCK " with an horseshoe .

Complete with push up candle ejectors to remove spent candle stubs.

Well polished finish and patina.

 

English late 19th century

 

Overall Dimensions

Height 29cm

Width 11 cm

Depth 11cm

 

Weight 1600 grams the pair

 

 


Price  AUD $695 the pair

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Title  Pair Georgian antique brass and mahogany treen wine coasters or barrel shape with brass bound straps


Description

Pair Georgian antique mahogany treen wine coasters or barrel shape with brass bound rings. Well polished finish and patina.

 

Barrel shape wine coasters in the Georgian manner to suit large bottle shapes.

English late 19th century

 

Overall Dimensions

Height 5.5cm

Width 15 cm

Weight 340 grams the pair

 

 


Price  AUD $550 the pair

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Title  Pair vintage Regency table lamp bases in heavy gilt brass wired with Australian electric fittings and shades

Description

 

Pair of tall Regency style table lamp bases in heavy gilt brass wired with Australian electricity fittings.

These tall vintage lamp bases are cast in the Georgian candelabra manner in solid brass and weigh 3 kg each.

The elegant fluted columns with turned bulbous knob to heavy solid soccle base.

Brass fittings are standard large bayonet lamp holders and are earthed and fitted with Australian woven cloth flex cord with approved plugs.

Black shades included

Lamp bases are offered as a pair and there are 2 pairs available .

 

Georgian style from the mid 20th century  with 20th century electrified brass fittings and Australian plug.


Australian Circa 1960


Overall Dimensions:

Height 65 cm

Diameter 29 cm

Bases only Dimensions

Height 52cm

Width 16cm

Depth 16cm

Weight  3kg each lamp base

 


Price  AUD $650 the pair

2 pairs available.

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Title    Victorian antique brass candlestick lamp recently converted electrified light fitting for Australian electricity


Description

 

A Victorian antique tall brass candlestick recent electrified light fitting for Australian electricity.

The antique 19th century candelstick in cast brass fitted with a single tall candle sleave and standard brass large bayonette fitting.

Wired cable with inline on off switch .

Wired for Australian elecricity with standard large bayonet globe fittings.  This allows for a candle globe shade if required.

Grey shade included

Overall Dimensions

Height 68cm

Diameter 29 cm

Brass base only

Heights: 33cm plus candle fitting

Diamater at base; 12cm

 

 


English 19th century

 


Price  AUD $280

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Title   Pair of Victorian antique brass candlesticks recent electrified light fittings for Australian electricity 1870's


Description

 

A pair of antique Victorian tall brass candlesticks recent electrified light fitting for Australian electricity.

The antique 19th century candelsticks in cast brass fitted with a single tall candle sleave and standard brass large bayonette fitting.

Wired cable with inline on off switch .

Wired for Australian elecricity with standard large bayonet globe fittings.  This allows for a candle globe shade if required.

Grey shade included

Overall Dimensions

height 53 cm

Diameter 19cm

Brass base only :

Heights: 23cm

Diameter at base; 11cm

 


English 19th century

 


Price  AUD $465 the pair

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Title    A Victorian antique brass candlestick recent electrified light fitting for Australian electricity circa 1870


Description

 

A Victorian antique tall brass candlestick recent electrified light fitting for Australian electricity.

The antique 19th century candelstick in cast brass fitted with a single tall candle sleave and standard brass large bayonette fitting.

Wired cable with inline on off switch .

Wired for Australian elecricity with standard large bayonet globe fittings.  This allows for a candle globe shade if required.

Curved shade included

Overall Dimensions

Height 69cm

Diameter 25 cm

Brass base only

Heights: 31cm plus candle fitting

Diamater at base; 13cm

 

 



English 19th century

 


Price  AUD $295

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Title  Pair vintage Regency table lamp bases in heavy gilt brass wired with Australian electric fittings and shades

Description

 

Pair of tall Regency style table lamp bases in heavy gilt brass wired with Australian electricity fittings.

These tall vintage lamp bases are cast in the Georgian candelabra manner in solid brass and weigh 3 kg each.

The elegant fluted columns with turned bulbous knob to heavy solid soccle base.

Brass fittings are standard large bayonet lamp holders and are earthed and fitted with Australian woven cloth flex cord with approved plugs.

Black shades included

Lamp bases are offered as a pair and there are 2 pairs available .

 

Georgian style from the mid 20th century  with 20th century electrified brass fittings and Australian plug.


Australian Circa 1960


Overall Dimensions:

Height 65 cm

Diameter 29 cm

Bases only Dimensions

Height 52cm

Width 16cm

Depth 16cm

Weight  3kg each lamp base

 


Price  AUD $650 the pair

2 pairs available.

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Title  Antique pair gilt French 2nd Empire candlesticks with twin sconces joined by sea serpents Napoleon III


Description

Antique pair gilt Second Empire candlesticks with twin sconces joined by intertwining sea serpents mounted on Renaissance style square bases


French circa 1860

Napoleon III

 

Overall Dimensions
Height 15 cm

Width 17 cm

Depth 10 cm

Weight 1.2kg pair

 


Price  SOLD

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Title  Ornate polished brass Repoussé plaque wall lamp double candelabra sconce with central mirror 1890

 Description

Renaissance style antique polished brass Repoussé wall lamp double candelabra sconce with central mirror 1890

The large brass charger or wall plate designed with bevelled edge central mirror to reflect the candle light from the ornate sconces.

 

Victorian English 1890

 
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Title  Large French Baroque 18th century style heavy brass lamp with ornate design electrified Dutch circa 1920


Description

Large heavy solid brass Baroque style lamp with electrified fitting .

Wired with vintage Australian Electric plug.

 

Due to the scarcity and much sought after design of these 17th century lamps rare lamps this is an early 20th century replica and is wired for electricity.

 

Dutch made 1920's

 

Dimensions

Overall dimensions

Width 20cm

Height 70cm

 

 


Dutch origin very early 20th century

Price  AUD $495 

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Title  Pair of antique gilt bronze rococo wall lights with candles sconces French 1950's

 


Description

A vintage pair of fine antique Rococo gilt brass two arm wall lights with candle sconces .

The solid ornate arms are cast in brass. The backs with ornate scroll cast cabouchon with cross hatched centres.

Superb quality and priced as a pair.

 

French 18th century style circa 1950

 


Dimensions

Total Height 14cm,
Width 15 cm

Depth 11 cm

Weight 1.3kg for both 


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Title  French Empire style Art Deco period gilt brass and bronze tazza centrepiece with crystal liner bowl 1920

  

Description

French Empire style Art Deco period gilt brass and bronze tazza centrepiece with crystal liner bowl circa 1920 with gorgeous crisp Empire design highlights.

Raised on a stylised square pedestal and with egg and dart molding around the tazza dish and with solid bronze cast wreath handles.

A hand blown crystal bowl sits inside the large shaped dish. The rim of the glass insert has been facette cut to add to the fine quality of this centre piece.

 

Heavy weight at 2.2 kg 


French early 20th century


Dimensions

 

Height 29 cm

Length 36 cm

Depth 30 cm

 


Price  SOLD


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Title  Unusually large tall brass or bronze French Empire neoclassical urn on square pedestal base

Description

Superb quality antique French Empire period brass or bronze urn in the Napoleonic manner. This tall Empire vase or tazza in the shape of a large urn with finely cast and chiseled details and mounted with separately cast acanthus rings. Raised on  circular column pedestal and square stepped plinth and mounted four ball feet.

 

Height 28cm

Width 18 cm

Depth 18 cm

Weight 1.7 kg


French 1820  most probably Paris

 


Price  AUD $ 2475

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Title  Large heavy solid brass mortar and pestle

  

Dimensions

Pestle:

Length 19cm Width 3cm

Mortar:

Height 10 cm

Diameter 11 cm

 

Description

A well polished brass mortar and pestle. the Mortar with cast handles or lugs for heavy duty crushing . The pestle with turned rings and lots of patina.

Total weight is 1.1 kg


19th century or earlier

Price  AUD $ 220


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Title collection of 5 various heavy 18th century pestle and mortars  

Dimensions

Height 7-11.5 cm

Width 8-11.5cm

weight 950 grams pair

over 7 kg combined


Description

A collection of five antique brass or bronze mortars and four pestles. Each is unique and cast for quality production and has all the patina of an bygone era.

three have lobbed cast handles and the other two of earlier design may well date from pre 18th century.


European 18th century and earlier

Price  AUD $1200 the lot

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Title  Pair of French Empire brass engine turned and snake handled urns

Description

French antique Empire period brass urns of baluster shape with incised engine turned details to upper rim lip , waiste and base. Mounted by twin snake handles , perhaps aluding to an apothecary  ownership?


French 1810

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Title Gilt brass Napoleonic French Empire urn or tazza centrepiece on pedestal

Dimensions

Height 21cm

Width 16cm
Depth 10 cm

weight 900 grams


Description

French antique Empire Style two handled urn or tazza with gilt bronze handles. The engine turned dish sits on a finely turned moulded base and raised on a square plith adorned with a wreath.

Mounted on an ornate stepped base and with a stamped impressed mark that reads as 1779.

The wreath is mounted front on whilst the other three sides are plain.

 


French Circa 1885

Price  AUD $785

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Title Very large original hand beated large bowl of cauldron shape

Dimensions

overall Height 21 cm

Bowl Depth 14 cm

Width across bowl 33 cm
Weight 1.3 kg


Description

Original hand beaten solid brass caudron with applied design and with shaped lip. the solid brass handles applied with hot rivetts .

Perfect for a focus piece for the centre of a kitchen ladden with fruits and flowers.

Nickle plated for longevity.


Possibly Spanish Morroco

Price

SOLD

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Title  Bronze cast Imperial Austrian double headed eagle plaque  with latin inscription

Dimensions

Height 13cm

width 13 cm

Description

A large heraldic bronze of a double headed eagle on a shiled with crown and maltese cross above. The shield is resting on a stylised ribbon banner that proclaims in Latin " TEMPUS ET MEUM JUS" the moto used by King Milan 1st of Serbia 1882-1889.

 

Weight 150 grams


Austro-Hungarian Empire /

Serbia , circa 1885

Price

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Title  Large polished brass baroque wall scone with well shaped reflector backlight

  

Dimensions

Height 46cm

Width 22 cm

Overall depth 15 cm

 

Description

A large and polished brass baroque manner wall light with polished reflector back panel and lift out single candle sconce.

These types of wall lights were used in Nordic homes up to the end of the 19th century. The candle flame luminescence is multiplied by the shaped and polished back plate reflector.


Scandinavian 19th century or earlier

Price SOLD


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Title Large brass chandelier in the Dutch manner

Dimensions

Height 62cm

Diameter 81cm

Description

Large polished brass chandelier in the Dutch manner with double headed Austrian eagle top.

Wired for electricity with 8 shaped arms.

ideal for the french Provincial interior. Large size at 81 cm acress . height without chain or ceiling rose ( not supplied) is 62 cm!



Price SOLD

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