Exceptional late 18th to early 19th century Chinoiserie-decorated tray. Finely detailed scenes of leisurely pursuits painted in gilt on black lacquered papier mache. Mounted on a custom-made faux bamboo base of coffee table height. Excellent condition. Measures 35" long x 27" wide x 20" high.
Canary yellow luster, or lustre, ware footed bowl. English, circa 1820. Decorated with copper, blue and green. Measures 3.5" high x 6.25" in diameter.
Vintage set of fireplace tools circa 1920. The handles are solid brass, the shafts are cast iron, and the stand is cast iron with solid brass trim around the base. A fine quality, heavy set. Excellent condition. Overall 34" H with 7" square base.
Copper luster, or lustre, commemorative pottery jug: 'Cornwallis Resigning his Sword at York Town Oct.r 19th 1781'. The scene depicts George Washington accepting the surrender of Charles Cornwallis and 800 British soldiers, virtually guaranteeing American independence. Portrait of Lafayette verso. Overall 7.5" W x 5.5" H. Some minor paint loss (scratches) as shown.
Antique chip-carved hanging pipe rack. Measures 14 inches wide, 5.5 inches high and 1.75 inches deep. Beautiful hand-cut detail. This rack could also serve as a spoon rack. There are six 7-eighths inch holes.