Various collectibles in various condition selling here online.
Barber Silver Company tureen in very good condition. Exact date of the piece is unknown. Quite certain piece is Barber Silver, but unsure at this time. Unable to find stampings to indicate Barber Silver. Christies Auction House has not given me estimate on this piece; so, I leave the price open or if any one has information on this piece, I would greatly appreciate and return favor with discounts or something that can be negotiated. In the year of 1898, Barber Silver Co. was purchased by International Silver Co and was the same year International Silver began using its own trade mark. The kettle part of the tureen is silver plate and has two hardly noticeable dents in the cover edge (Has to be examined very closely to be seen). The cover lip has four rings of detailing that encompasses the rim for unique detailing. Some scratches on the button handle on top and on the edges of the lid. The lid scratches are small and a good majority of them could be buffed out. Tureen has four feet with conservative detailing, a lid ring, stamping on the bottom with B.S.C.E.P. (see pictures for other stampings), a large opening, serves about 6, height is 6" inches or 15.3 cm. Overall diameter is 10" inches or 25.4 cm. Sterling silver would be the feet and the handles. The entire piece is considered to be in great condition. Buffing was done in great care and slight tarnish was left on the detailing for antiquing. Figure A picture is clickable for better detail and contains was appears to be the following: The first, (reading left to right) is a Gryphon, the next appears to be a crown or maybe a bell, the third is an arm with a hammer maybe over a fleur de lis. All serious offers will be considered.
Factoid: Wikipedia definition of tureen: A broad, deep oval vessel with fixed loop handles and low domed cover with knob, used for serving foods such as soups or stews and customarily they
Figure A stand on a serving plate en suite. Traced to the history of the communal bowl.
Excellent condition Signal Generator. Powers up and the red Light illuminates. Tested with a Fluke meter and was functioning fine. Generates frequencies from 150 kHz to 150 MHz. Two pictures were taken to show that their is very little face plate wear. Knobs are made out of Bake-O-Lite, Signal generator was made around 1952. Does not include the Terminals that are supposed to connect to the terminals on the Signal Generator. Shipping weight will be about 5 pounds. This signal generator sold for about $20 dollars in 1950, but with inflation, estimated worth is about $165. Size is about 9.5" or 24.2cm by 7.25" or 18.4cm and a depth of 5.25" or 13.3cm. Made by the Heath Company
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If you liked Fox and Sox, you will probably like Thing 1 and Thing 2. OK in conditional rating. There is a few defects, Thing one on the left is missing a eye that was supposed to made out of stone and a pearl is broken on the right hand side. Broach still has the pin and a locker to hold pin in place. Thick gauge metal that is surprisingly heavy when you pick it up for the first time. Size is about 2" inches or about 5.1 cm in length.
Very Old violin. Check condition by clicking on pictures. Not a violin expert, so please bear with me. Bridge is great shape with no cracking on the following parts: The face plate, the backing plate, the neck, or the scroll pediment that holds the keys. Someone at one time had replaced a key with a pearl inlay. Someone etched name Poe on the backing. Stainer stamped on the back by the neck. Stainer emblem in the middle of the violin that can be seen F-Holes that states Jacobus Stainer in Absam prope octnipontum 17 Made in Germany. Includes the case that is in OK condition and has double sided zippers and one center lock that has no key. No bow. Shipping weight is about 8 pounds. Insurance included in shipping for the price sale listed on this website. Length of violin is about 23" inches or about 58.4cm.
Hand held camera with electric zoom lens. Duolex-S Camera. 8mm Camera that has an Optronic Eye, Filters, Haze setting, animation and slow motion, automatic and manual setting. Comes with original case, removable handle that has a wrist strap. Video camera runs and works. Comes with cleaning cloth, lens cleaner. Shipping weight is about 5.5 pounds. Picture on the right is the 8mm cartridge. Click on the pictures for a better view. Does not come with directions.
Very good to excellent condition 8" inch dinner plate made by the Johnson Brothers. This is genuine hand engraving. Image is clickable for enlargement. All decoration under the glaze is permanent acid resisting colors. Front of the plate is in excellent to mint condition and the back is in good condition with one small chip. Plate has a slight tan color. Typical pricing on this plate is $20-25 dollars. Must sell. Made in England.
Two rustic door keys for ornamental display. Large keys that are in excellent condition and are made out of rod iron. Spray painted gray and no rust developing. These skeleton keys would help accentuate the 1900's to 1920's genre. These are large keys with dimensions of the large oval key at 7.5" inches and smaller two looped key at 5.5" inches. Selling the keys as a set.
This Maritime navigation tool has two very important tools. One is a built in working compass with degrees and the other a fully functioning rolling rule. The rolling rule has inches to miles and Centimeters to Kilometers. Rolling rule has an eyelet for your key ring, for hanging close by, or comes with a black leather pouch that can be stored in ones pocket. Maker is unknown. Length of the tool is under 3" inches. Made in Germany.