Robert J Riesberg Antiques Inc

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Chinese Quing Era Vase, now wired as a Lamp 19th Century

Chinese Quing Era Vase, now wired as a Lamp 19th Century

Chinese Quing era vase, now wired as a lamp. 19th century. An everlasting favorite, Chinese blue and white porcelain always beautifully compliments a formal or country setting. This example incorporates and a vining tendril ground, diaper work bands, the double...

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Pair of Dutch 19th century bombe’ form garniture urns

Pair of Dutch 19th century bombe’ form garniture urns

A pair of Dutch 19th century bombe' form garniture urns now wired as lamps. Each done in polychrome with a central bird lighting on a perch above a barking dog, and surrounded by raised scrolls, outlining a landscape. Later wooden bases and new collapsible shades....

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French oil lamps, mid 19 century

French oil lamps, mid 19 century

French oil lamps, mid 19 century, now electrified and with fresh shades. The brass oil burner sits above a porcelain vase form mounted on a later brass base. This attractive pair is rewired with new cloth cords and ready to place and enjoy. Overall height 24 1/2...

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Chinese tin tea canister, 19th century

Chinese tin tea canister, 19th century

Chinese tin tea canister, 19th century. Gilt decoration on a black ground. Originally for shelved tea storage, numbered "24". Now wired as a lamp.Softly worn original paint. Height 34 inches base height 19 inches, shade diameter 14 inches, base diameter 11 inches....

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Dutch polychrome Delft vases

Dutch polychrome Delft vases

Dutch polychrome Delft vases or garniture urns in bombe' form. Beautifully decorated in blues and greens with touches of yellow and manganese. A bird with spread wings is on a stand in a garden above a barking dog. Typical chips at rim and foot, which we always see on...

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Louis XV bronze candlesticks, circa 1750,

Louis XV bronze candlesticks, circa 1750,

Louis XV bronze candlesticks, circa 1750, with seamed construction. The baluster form stems are highlighted with reeding and on stepped bases with serpentine sides. Minor repair to one drip cup rim. H.10 1/2 inches width 5 inches. French taste at $325 a pair.

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Baroque 19th Century Gilt Candlestick

Baroque 19th Century Gilt Candlestick

Baroque 19th century gilt candlestick with an unusual paper shade of a 19th century print, hand colored, of Venice. Gondolas ply the palazzo lined canal. It There is no end to the charm of this unusual piece. Restored. $575. Overall height 36 and three-quarter inches...

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French brass double arm, bouillotte lamp, 19th century

French brass double arm, bouillotte lamp, 19th century

French brass double arm, bouillotte lamp, 19th century. The most elegant solution to desktop or table top lighting is this French gem. The original tin, tall, painted shade shields the two electrified candles, which rest on scrolled arms above a dish form base. We had...

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