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The Essence of Pairpoint: Fine Glassware 1918-1938 (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
By Brand: Schiffer Pub Ltd
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mpn: 599 color photos, ean: 9780764314193, isbn: 076431419X,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 67 reviews
Fine glassware was hand produced at the Pairpoint Corporation in New Bedford, Massachusetts, by skilled glass blowers, cutters, and engravers for more than five decades and reached a level of unmatched elegance between 1918 and 1938. This is their story, in words and beautiful color pictures, sufficient that today's glass enthusiasts can identify the Pairpoint shapes, colors, and patterns and fully appreciate these artistic treasures. The distinctive Pairpoint bubble ball, specialty and regular


English Silver Hall-Marks: Including the Marks of Origin on Scottish & Irish Silver Plate, Gold, Platinum & Sheffield Plate: With 500 of the More Important Makers Marks from 1697-1900 (Dealer Guides)
By imusti
SKU: #9780572029999
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sku: 9780572029999, mpn: 09683046, ean: 9780572029999, isbn: 0572029993,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 62 reviews
Suitable for antique silver dealers, this title enables collectors to flip through and identify a mark of origin without knowing anything about silver marking. It is useful for beginners and dealers.Foulsham & Co Ltd.


The Huguenot Legacy: English Silver 1680-1760
By Alan & Simone Hartman--Rare Art Inc.
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ean: 9780946708284, isbn: 0946708282,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 142 reviews
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Georg Jensen: 20th Century Designs (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
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ean: 9780764315688, isbn: 0764315684,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
This reprint of jewelry and hollowware catalog pages from Georg Jensen brings eagerly sought information together in one volume. Hard to find, the original catalogs have been widely dispursed and costly, yet they provide primary information to enable identification of thousands of pieces found on the vintage market today. The jewelry section presents women's and men's gold and silver designs, including those sold at the retail store in New York that represented a selection of American-made


The Metal Detecting Bible: Helpful Tips, Expert Tricks and Insider Secrets for Finding Hidden Treasures
By Ulysses Press
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mpn: B&W photos and illustrations throughout, ean: 9781612435275, isbn: 1612435270,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
THE ULTIMATE A-TO-Z GUIDE REVEALING EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW TO BECOME A METAL DETECTING EXPERTNothing is as thrilling as finding cool (and often valuable) stuff right under your feet. So grab this guide and get ready to dig up more and more finds. Packed with helpful information on making your search successful and exciting, The Metal Detecting Bible serves up step-by-step instructions, illustrations, and useful photos that can turn you into a professional treasure hunter.From quick-start


Silver Treasures from the Land of Sheba: Regional Yemeni Jewelry
By The American University in Cairo Press
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ean: 9789774166006, isbn: 9774166000,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
Silver Treasures from the Land of Sheba documents a disappearing artistic and cultural tradition with over three hundred photographs showing individual pieces, rare images of women wearing their jewelry with traditional dress, and the various regions in Yemen where the author did her field research. Ransom’s descriptions of the people she met and befriended, and her exploration of the significance of a woman’s handmade jewelry with its attributes of power, protection, beauty, and personal


The Silver Caesars: A Renaissance Mystery
By Metropolitan Museum of Art
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ean: 9781588396396, isbn: 1588396398,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 94 reviews
The twelve silver-gilt cups known as the Aldobrandini Tazze–magnificent examples of 16th-century European goldsmithing in size, design, and quality of execution – feature figures and scenes from Roman historian Suetonius’s classic work The Twelve Caesars, all rendered in minute, intricate relief.  Dispersed in the 1860s, the tazze were reunited in 2014 for the first time since the 19th century, each piece newly photographed to highlight the dazzling detail and show the works as they


Cast Iron Toy Cook Stoves and Ranges: From A to Z (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
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ean: 9780764319303, isbn: 0764319302,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
Here, at last, is a long-awaited reference for collectors of cast iron toy cook stoves and ranges. This comprehensive book covers a century of toys, from the 1840s to the 1940s from both major manufacturers of full size stoves and ranges and toy manufacturers. Included are stoves and ranges produced by Kenton Hardware Co., Hubley Manufacturing Co., Dent Hardware Co., Ideal Manufacturing Co., Majestic Manufacturing Co., J. & E. Stevens Co., as well as the Philadelphia Stove Works, Orr, Painter


Gold Coins of the Charlotte Mint: 1838-1861, 3rd Edition
By Zyrus Press
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ean: 9781933990194, isbn: 1933990198,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 146 reviews
New in this expanded 3rd edition of Gold Coins of the Charlotte Mint is up-to-date information on rarity estimates, surviving specimens, and condition census. This book analyzes each issue for Strike, Surfaces, Luster and Color. Douglas Winter also offers his personal expert advice and observations, and a brief overview of die varieties for all C Mint Gold Dollars, Quarter Eagles and Half Eagles from 1838 to 1861. His latest work is complete with the history of the Mint and hundreds of full


The Successful Treasure Hunter's Secret Manual: Discovering Treasure Auras in the Digital Age
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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mpn: 43238-53323, ean: 9781540747815, isbn: 1540747816,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
DON'T MISS THIS FANTASTIC OPPORTUNITY TO FIND A FORTUNE DAVID VILLANUEVA, SHOWS HOW ANYONE CAN USE MODERN CAMERAS TO QUICKLY AND EASILY LOCATE BURIED AND HIDDEN TREASURE FROM A DISTANCE There is nothing new about the discovery that buried metals give off an aura that can be captured by certain cameras. Louis J Matacia promoted a certain Polaroid camera for years as a major tool for finding treasure, which was great, I found treasure myself using just such a tool. The problem now is that the


Luigi Valadier
By GILES
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ean: 9781911282129, isbn: 1911282123,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 126 reviews
Luigi Valadier (1726–1785) was an extraordinarily inventive Roman metalsmith, talented draughtsman, and maker of both table decorations and objects in gilt bronze, marble, and hard stone. His exquisite table centrepieces—produced for popes, royalty, and aristocrats, in Rome, as well as in France, England, Spain and Portugal—were considered the height of luxury in the eighteenth-century, and his fame spread far and wide. This new volume highlights fifty works produced by the Valadier


Silverware of the 20th Century: The Top 250 Patterns
By Brand: House of Collectibles
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ean: 9780676600865, isbn: 0676600867,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
A LAVISH FIRST-EVER PICTORIAL TOUR OF THE TOP 250 SILVERWARE PATTERNS OF THE 20TH CENTURYLovers of fine flatware look no further! From elegant Tiffany to the affordable International Silver, this sumptuous volume highlights a vast selection of sterling, silver-plated, and stainless designs. Beautifully illustrated throughout with digitally reproduced photographs, Silverware of the 20th Century is arranged alphabetically--first by silverware manufacturer and then by pattern name. Combined with


Sterling Silver Flatware for Dining Elegance (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
By Brand: Schiffer Pub Ltd
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ean: 9780764308901, isbn: 0764308904,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
In this richly illustrated book, Richard Osterberg provides a thorough look at the sterling silver utensils which have entranced collectors throughout the years. The perfect complement to the crisp linen, fine china, and elegant crystal of a well-set dining table, sterling silver flatware by many of the most renowned makers and in the loveliest of patterns is pictured here. While sterling silver patterns can be simple or elaborate, this book makes clear that all of them are beautiful. From


The Art of Iron: Objects from the Musée Le Secq des Tournelles, Rouen, Normandy
By Clark Art Institute
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ean: 9780300237047, isbn: 0300237049,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 63 reviews
For centuries, wrought iron was worked with care and craft into objects as diverse as shop signs, balcony railings, and dog collars. This handsome volume brings together thirty-six unique pieces of wrought iron from the celebrated collection of the Musée Le Secq des Tournelles in Rouen, France, and combines stunning photography with fresh and engaging scholarship. Salvaged by the founders of the Musée Le Secq during a period when wrought iron was being rapidly discarded and replaced with


Georgian Jewellery 1714-1830
By Acc Art Books
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ean: 9781851499212, isbn: 1851499210,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
• A thoroughly researched look at the jewellery of the time, offering good basic knowledge for the beginner and new facts for the expert• New and/or little-known facts about the techniques, styles and materials of the age• The only book solely on the Georgian period, and the largest ever catalogue of the diverse range of eighteenth century jewellery• Interesting portraits of characters of the period and their influence on the jewels of the time, with some contemporary gossip, outrageous


Metal Detecting: A Beginner's Guide: to Mastering the Greatest Hobby In the World
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781494964412, isbn: 1494964414,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
“Invaluable for the first timer! I wish I had this book when I was just starting the hobby of metal detecting!” - Josh in Florida “I have been metal detecting for over 5 years and this great metal detecting guide book taught me plenty of new tips and tricks.” - Mike in Texas “You can never learn too much about metal detecting. This book covers all the basics and some more advanced techniques too.” - Bill in California “The illustrations and pictures made it so much easier to


Modern Collectible Tins (Modern Collectible Tins: Identification & Values)
By Brand: Collector Books
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ean: 9781574325003, isbn: 1574325000,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 120 reviews
Collecting antique tins has been a popular hobby for decades. With prices soaring up to $100.00 or more for many older tins, they soon were priced over many collectors' budgets. Modern tins, those more recently available and easy to find, are every bit as collectible, not to mention colorful, fun, and affordable to everyone. Linda McPherson has compiled a second edition of Modern Collectible Tins. With more than 800 colorful photographs, this value guide features hundreds of advertising tins


Navajo Silversmith Fred Peshlakai: His Life & Art
By Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
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ean: 9780764347450, isbn: 0764347454,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
Explore the life and art of legendary Navajo silversmith Fred Peshlakai, and see how his masterful art began and evolved. Beginning with the history of the Navajo people, it follows world events impacting the American Southwest and the Navajo culture precipitating in the development of their unique expressions of art rendered with silver and stone. Nineteenth-century evolution of the art form is reviewed, shining a particular light on certain ambiguities regarding important interrelationships


Yesterday's Silver for Today's Table: A Silver Collector's Guide to Elegant Dining
By Schiffer Pub Ltd
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ean: 9780764314209, isbn: 0764314203,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 83 reviews
In his newest book, silver expert Richard Osterberg guides readers on a colorful, yet practical tour of fine antique silver. The book's first part deals with silver flatware made circa 1875-1885, with a broad representation of patterns and forms. Next, a myriad of serving pieces are displayed, with examples of each type and function. In the third part, place settings are covered in many different patterns, showing the wide variety of pieces that were used, from the common knives, forks, and


Collectible Silver Jewelry Identification & Value Guide
By Brand: Collector Books
SKU: #0930-WS1801-A03025-1574321889
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sku: 0930-WS1801-A03025-1574321889, ean: 9781574321883, isbn: 1574321889,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
The thousands of examples displayed in the book include unmarked silver jewelry pieces as well as those produced by approximately 100 U.S. manufacturers and that of over 150 foreign manufacturers, along with their trademarks and national silver standard marks, and in most cases, supplemented by brief histories and biographies of the major manufacturers and designers. The book covers the jewelry of about 30 countries and is organized according to the geographical areas where the silver jewelry



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