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  • Royal KPM Porcelain Topographical Vase
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    Standing two feet tall, this extraordinary KPM porcelain vase is spectacular in both artistry and importance. The piece was given by King Friedrich Wilhelm III of Prussia as a gift to his sister-in-law Friederike, a Princess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz and eventual Queen of Hanover.
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  • Rare Padparadscha Sapphires
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    The rarest and most valuable of all sapphires, Padparadscha sapphires derive their name from the Singhalese word for “aquatic lotus blossom,” as their pinkish-orange hue mimics that of the popular flowers.
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  • Scottish Silver Tray
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    A highly detailed floral motif encircles this charming silver tray by the Scottish silversmith George McHattie. Engraved at its center is the crest of the renowned Clan Macpherson, surmounting their motto Touch not the cat but a glove.
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  • English Neoclassical Settee
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    The refined design of this late Georgian-period Neoclassical settee perfectly demonstrates the lightness so desired in late 18th century English interiors. The openwork backrest and wonderfully turned legs and arms achieve this effect beautifully.
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  • George II Giltwood Overmantel Mirror
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    Commanding in size and artistry, this George II-period giltwood overmantel mirror is a rarity of Georgian design. Exhibiting the innovative ideals of legendary English cabinetmaker Thomas Chippendale, the monumental piece is a tour-de-force of the Rococo style.
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  • French Silverplate Duck Press
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    Used for squeezing the juices out of a duck carcass in preparing the traditional dish canard au sang, also known as "pressed duck", this rare French silverplate duck press' screw-type appliance was both efficient and easy to use.
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  • Artillery Shell Cocktail Shaker
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    This rare silver-plated artillery shell cocktail shaker was crafted by the celebrated Gorham Silver Company. Sleek and aerodynamic, the shaker is one of the tallest ever produced and, as a drink-making kit, it is a model of efficiency.
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Celestial & Terrestrial Globes by Newton & Son
An extremely rare and important pair of 21-inch English globes by renowned cartographers John Newton and Son.
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Celestial & Terrestrial Globes by Newton & Son
 
Celestial & Terrestrial Globes by Newton & Son
 
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Aristocracy Luxury and Leisure in Britain
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Aristocracy:
Luxury & Leisure in Britain
October 21 - January 20
A glimpse into the lavish lifestyles of
19th-century British aristocracy.
 
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Natural Fancy Purplish-Pink Diamond Cross
 
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Vivid Pink Diamond Cross
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Amber Glass Cornucopia Vases with Woodland Scene
 Alexandrite Ring
 17th-Century English Oyster-Veneered Chest
 Meissen Porcelain Fall Figural Group
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 Fairyland Lustre Castle on a Road Bowl
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