Leslie Antiques: English Georgian Glass, Porcelain, Miniature Painting Leslie Antiques Ltd.
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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Period : Pre 1900 item #1430159 (stock #s237)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$635.00
A beautifully made Shiebler silver medallion of the type known as the Etruscan or Homeric series. The medallion features a bust length rendering of a soldier wearing a crested helmet displaying a dog or wolf. The reverse of the piece is fully marked "W84/Shiebler/(wings mark)/Sterling/720". Shiebler and his company, in addition to their very fine general reputation, were especially noted for their medallion work inspired by the excavations of Pompeii and Herculaneum.

The condition of the brooc...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1428886 (stock #g1446)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$850.00
A beautiful 18th century glass sweetmeat with a dentated (cogwheel) rim (21 teeth) on a double ogee bowl above a multiple spiral opaque twist stem with a shoulder inverted baluster knop. The foot is radially rib molded with a rough, snapped pontil.

Condition is excellent with good tooling marks and color. The height is 3 3/8 " with a bowl diameter of 4 inches and a foot diameter of 2 1/2".

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1427778 (stock #a1724)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$525.00
A nicely painted waist length portrait, done on organic material, of an attractive woman with dark brown eyes and hair. The sitter, posed in front of a reddish-brown drape, is wearing a black gown with a lace collar cinched with a brooch matching her earrings. A gold chain with two pendants completes her outfit. Presented in a later gilt frame.

The painting is in excellent condition with no issues. The sight size is 2 1/2" by 2" and the framed size is 5 1/2" by 4 1/2".

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1427457 (stock #zp670)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,450.00
A fine and early Dr. Wall Worcester porcelain cup of slightly tapering octagonal form with each of the 8 sides decorated with a flowering plant or insects. The graceful handle is of double scroll form with a pointed thumbrest.

Excellent condition with bright sharp colors, and no chips, cracks, or staining. The height is 2" and the diameter at the top is 2 1/4".

Labels are present from the well known Shaw collection and the 1998 Albert Amor exhibit of the Vincent Townrow collection.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1427408 (stock #g1445)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$545.00
A fine example of an antique air twist glass. The pointed round funnel bowl is engraved with a fruiting vine, and raised on a multiple spiral air twist (MSAT) stem above a conical foot with a rough pontil.

The condition is excellent, with no chips, scratches, or restoration. Good color, striations, and tooling marks. The height is 6 1/8" with a bowl diameter of 2 3/8" and a foot diameter of 2 5/8".

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #1426873 (stock #zs500)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$850.00
A beautiful and rare Shiebler sterling serving piece in the "Maintenon" pattern. Adding to the overall graceful form of the piece is the greenish-blue and white enameling on the handle and the white and pale lavender enameling on the gently curved bowl. While this form is quite uncommon it is generally found in plain silver and the addition of the enameling raises this to a rarity level. (It is generally acknowledged that some of the best enameling work done in the United States in this period c...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Cultural : American Indian : Pre 1900 item #1426451 (stock #m1043)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$550.00
A wonderful and charming pair of Navajo child's moccasins made of hide and fur with turquoise bead decorations. Superb condition with no flaws or problems of consequence.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1426144 (stock #g1443)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$450.00
A tall Georgian ale glass with an elongated ogee bowl raised on a double series opaque twist (DSOT) stem containing a pair of heavy spiral threads outside of a loose lace twist.

The glass stands 8 1/8 inches tall, with a bowl diameter of 2 1/4 inches and a wonderful wide stance foot diameter of 2 7/8 inches. Good color, striations, and tool marks, with a conical foot with a rough snapped pontil. Wonderful condition with no flaws or restoration.

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Sewing : Buttons : Pre 1800 item #1425834 (stock #zu121)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$975.00
A striking dark green enamel on copper button, dating from the 18th century. There is a central stylized flower, with a central faux pearl with branches emanating from it. Each branch has tiny faux pearls set in it. Circling the flower are two concentric rings of gold stars. To finish off the exquisite and detailed workmanship of this tour de force is a border of faux pearls.

While examples similar to this form can be found, albeit with difficulty, most are blue, and the use of the green c...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1425374 (stock #p968)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,350.00
A very fine and rare Bow porcelain chocolate cup with the "Golfer and Caddy" pattern. The cup of tall "U" Shape with a strap handle. The interior with a wavy border, the handle with a flowering plant, and the base with a "2" workman's mark.

The overall condition is excellent, with only an invisibly done museum quality repair to a small interior rim flake. This wonderful example looks much better in person than the photos show. Cup height is 2 7/8" with a 2 3/4" diameter.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1421815 (stock #rg106)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,595.00
A beautiful example of this form, having a pointed round funnel bowl over a bladed collar over a 4 sided molded pedestal stem on a folded foot. Note that 4 sided stems are considerably less common than 6 sided examples.

Condition is excellent, with no flaws to mention. Great color and striations. The height is a goodly 7 1/4", with a bowl diameter of 3 1/4" and a foot diameter of 3 1/2".

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1421718 (stock #p1082)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,250.00
A beautiful and very unusual bell shaped Chelsea cup featuring an angular scroll handle with flattened thumb rest and loose sprays of flowers and sprigs, the interior also with a flower spray. The bottom has the red anchor mark and the number 21.

The condition of this charming piece is excellent, with no chips, staining, paint loss, or restoration. There is a short in the making under glaze firing line just above the terminal at the bottom of the handle. This is only at the top, does not go a...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1421660 (stock #zb74)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$385.00
A Scottish wood travelling tobacco or pipe box, wonderfully and fulsomely decorated with penwork. The scene on the top shows two older men arguing or bargaining, in front of what appear to be farm buildings. Under this is "And test Me nhow auld boy" followed by the initials HC. The sides and bottom of the box are decorated with finely drawn rows of leaves. The interior of the box is a gray sandpaper like material, with a stump in the center to tap out the dottle after a pipe has been smoked.

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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1421237 (stock #zp548)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,450.00
A fine and rare Chelsea porcelain figure of winter. The subject is an older man, obviously in distress, wearing only a wrap, and standing beside a brazier. This is a classical representation of "Winter", part of the Seasons group.

Beautifully modelled, painted, and glazed, the condition is excellent, with only a small invisible professional restoration to the thumb area. The height is 4 1/2".

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1420547 (stock #rg104)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$3,750.00
The glass features a solid base bell bowl over a stem with a teared angular knop. The tear continues into a true baluster knop. Folded foot with a snapped pontil.

Superb condition and excellent proportions, with wonderful color, striations, and tooling marks.

The height of this fine example is 7", with a bowl diameter of 3" and a foot diameter of 3 1/4".

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1800 item #1420482 (stock #a1713)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$3,850.00
A pair of late 18th or early 19th century portraits, one showing a well dressed gentleman seated at a secretary bookcase, the other of his wife, seated and holding a flower. Painted in oils on canvas, the detailing, especially in the man, is stunning. He is wearing a blue coat, an elaborately ruffled shirt, and a silk waistcoat. The edging and every button on the jacket and waistcoat are beautifully rendered in multiple colors. The books in the case also have a great amount of attention to their...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1418977 (stock #rg103)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A rare deceptive toastmaster's baluster form wine glass with a heavy walled conical bowl above three collars and a teared inverted baluster stem. Folded conical foot with a rough pontil.

Excellent condition with no issues, and having fine color, striations, and tooling marks. 5 1/8" in height, with a bowl diameter of 2 1/2" and a foot diameter of 2 3/4".

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1418837 (stock #zp657)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,450.00
A beautiful and finely potted Longton Hall cup with a scroll handle and decorated with a painted fence and flowers in a multitude of colors. The condition is excellent, with clear vibrant colors, and no chips, cracks, paint loss, or restoration. The height is 2 5/8" and with a diameter of 2 1/8".