Japanese papier mache Noh mask c1900. Original reddish brown surface with most of its original beard hair. Measures 5" long x 4.5" wide x 2.5" deep.
Renaissance era baroque wood carving of a flop-eared dog head. Probably French or Italian, circa 1600-1700. Fantastic original patina. Carved from a solid piece of walnut. Some loss to the right ear.
Renaissance era baroque wood carving of a satyr's mask. Probably French or Italian, circa 1600-1700. Fantastic original patina. Some old losses over the years from worm damage. Carved from a solid piece of walnut.
Large Arts and Crafts hand hammered copper cauldron in original to die for patina. Measures 18.5 inches wide x 7.75 inches high with an 9 inch opening. Weights 11.5 pounds. No repairs, cracks or dents.
Early Chinese wooden well pulley, 17th to 18th century. Carved from a single block of wood. It weighs 43 pounds and measures 17 inches wide, 14 inches deep and 19.5 inches tall mounted on its stand. The wood is so dense and heavy it is nearly petrified. This item is on display in our gallery at OLD SAYBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 MIDDLESEX AVE OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com