Leslie Antiques: English Georgian Glass, Porcelain, Miniature Painting Leslie Antiques Ltd.
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All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #389770 (stock #b179)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,250.00
A nicely diminutive chest from South Paris, Maine, as determined by the distinctive grain painting with the triple yellow-green-yellow striping around all edges; all original, including the vibrant and untouched paint, hinges, and lock (even the keyhole cover is still present); some minor and unimportant paint wear to the lid; 30" long by 14 1/2" deep by 12 1/2" high
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1800 item #389758 (stock #t442)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$350.00
A rich golden background to a continuous vine motif entwined around alternating blue and white stripes; 25 1/2" by 22"
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #389714 (stock #t329)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$775.00
A wonderful aide de memoir (carnet de bal) of brushed steel with gilded embellishments allowing a pattern of foliage to show through from the metal beneath. On the front, reverse painted on glass, is an extremely detailed scene of the Tuilleries, with the Louvre in the background. 3 3/4" by 2 3/8". Excellent condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Textiles : Apparel : Pre 1930 item #389703 (stock #t101)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$795.00
A large and vibrant beaded purse in a geometric motif; 5 color fringe; 12" by 9 1/4" without including the fringe length
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #389627 (stock #a561)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$975.00
A nicely executed painting of Stephen Girard, capturing the inner essence of this important person. Excellent condition, and in a period gilt frame which is in very good condition. Sight size is 21 3/4" by 16".

Stephen Girard came to the United States, and Philadelphia, around 1776, and became one of the wealthiest men in the nation. He was well-known for his philanthropy, and founded Girard College. During the War of 1812, Girard was responsible for saving the U.S. from financial collapse. ...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #389612 (stock #p956)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$280.00
Actually, this type ware is often mistakenly referred to as Leeds and featheredge. In reality, many factories other than Leeds made items of this nature, and the type edge here is more properly called a molded edge; elaborate raised tree and floral decoration; 10" diameter. Excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #390135 (stock #a564)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A reverse painted tinsel painting, unusual for its combination of geometric and floral elements, and for its forceful colors; period gilded frame; sight size 9 1/2" by 7 1/2"; framed size 12 1/2" by 10 5/8"
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #390040 (stock #ag104)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
An extremely fine set of 6 antique wine glasses, double series opaque twist (DSOT). Rare because of the triple knop and the fact that it is a true set of 6. Round funnel bowls. 6 3/8 inches tall, 2 7/8 inch diameter foot, 2 5/8 inch diameter bowl
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #390022 (stock #ag105)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A single series air twist (SSAT) stem, much less common than the normal multiple spiral air twist (MSAT); a pleasing glass with a trumpet bowl; 7" tall, 3.3" diameter foot, 3.1" diameter bowl
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #390013 (stock #ag103)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A multiple spiral air twist (MSAT) glass with an uncommon waisted bucket bowl and a shoulder knop; 6.3" tall, 2.6" foot diameter, 2.4" bowl diameter
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #390008 (stock #ag101)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A tall and beautifully proportioned Newcastle baluster, but not a Newcastle Light Baluster, as this glass dates about 15 years before the NLB were widely available; stem with well developed shoulder, central, and basal knops; pointed round funnel bowl with engraved foliate band with two birds; 8.3" height, 3.3" bowl diameter, 3.6" foot diameter
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #389776 (stock #a605)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A charming scene showing classical ruins; great detail and contrast in the sky; great period frame; sight size 20 1/4" by 14 7/8", framed size 26 1/2" by 21"
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #389684 (stock #m445)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
An exceptional American gameboard with a red wash and black painted decoration; compartments at each end for the game pieces; construction is pine with breadboarded ends and wrought nails; condition is excellent with all original surface; one small portion of a breadboarded end has been replaced at some point long ago; 30" by 17 3/4"

Boards of this type (non 8 x 8 squares) are often commonly and mistakenly called checkerboards. In reality, they are boards for the game of "draughts", which evol...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #389681 (stock #p810)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A large (15 1/4" by 12") blue and white Staffordshire platter in the "Lakes of Killarney" pattern, maker unknown; beautifully bright and crisp (what appears to be a darkness on the platter in the photo is due to a lighting problem)
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1900 item #389662 (stock #g1001)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A wine rinser, or washer, in a deep Bristol green color; unusual in that it is the single-lipped form as opposed to the normal type with two lips; 3 1/2" tall, 4 1/2" diameter
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1900 item #389659 (stock #g927)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A pale vaseline glass miniature or crocus vase on a stemmed base; 4 1/2" tall
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #389634 (stock #b180)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A wonderful PA or New England document box inlaid with various woods and elaborately painted with stars, squares, circles, etc. All original, including surface; truly minor nicks and wear; 12" by 7" by 4 1/4".

This actual box is illustrated in the book "19th Century Wooden Boxes", by Arene Burgess

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #389616 (stock #g973)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A true set of beautiful Irish wine rinsers or washers with comb fluting in an extremely uncommon oval shape, comb-fluted; bearing the label of DM & P Manheim, an old time, well-known and respected New York City dealer. 3 1/2" tall, 4 1/2" diameter