A very rare and extremely finely carved Mughal (Mogul) ivory dagger handle, dating to the late 18th century. This example depicts a royal horse with an extravagant maine and beaming, large eyes. Everything about this piece is precise and detailed, and is of the finest craftsmanship, even finer than the best Mughal, Indian, and Chinese examples you will find sold at Sotheby's, Christies, and Bonhams. These daggers were carved for the highest class in 18th and 19th century India. The horse seems t by noemi
noemi
noemi A very rare and extremely finely carved Mughal (Mogul) ivory dagger handle, dating to the late 18th century. This example depicts a royal horse with an extravagant maine and beaming, large eyes. Everything about this piece is precise and detailed, and is of the finest craftsmanship, even finer than the best Mughal, Indian, and Chinese examples you will find sold at Sotheby's, Christies, and Bonhams. These daggers were carved for the highest class in 18th and 19th century India. The horse seems t
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Indian (Mughal) ivory dagger handle, 18th century, depicting a royal horse with an extravagant mane and large eyes. These daggers were carved for the highest class in 18th and 19th century India. The horse seems to be breathing air through his nostrils, as his mane flows in the breeze, parted to one side, it is further decorated in a flower and scroll motif. The inner handle is carved with ridges to form the grip, 5.5 in x 2.5 in (14.5 cm x 6 by limeyey
limeyey
limeyey Indian (Mughal) ivory dagger handle, 18th century, depicting a royal horse with an extravagant mane and large eyes. These daggers were carved for the highest class in 18th and 19th century India. The horse seems to be breathing air through his nostrils, as his mane flows in the breeze, parted to one side, it is further decorated in a flower and scroll motif. The inner handle is carved with ridges to form the grip, 5.5 in x 2.5 in (14.5 cm x 6
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A MUGHAL JADE HILTED DAGGER AND SCABBARD, NORTH INDIA, 18TH CENTURY by PiaD
PiaD
PiaD A MUGHAL JADE HILTED DAGGER AND SCABBARD, NORTH INDIA, 18TH CENTURY
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A CARVED JADE BELT BUCKLE MUGHAL INDIA, 18TH CENTURY by earlene
earlene
earlene A CARVED JADE BELT BUCKLE MUGHAL INDIA, 18TH CENTURY
1950s
Carved and Painted Wood Hobby Horse, America, late 19th century by aline
aline
aline Carved and Painted Wood Hobby Horse, America, late 19th century
old houses I love
Khanjar Dagger. Dated: late 18th / early 19th century. Culture: Indian, Mughal. by pat-75
pat-75
pat-75 Khanjar Dagger. Dated: late 18th / early 19th century. Culture: Indian, Mughal.
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Netsuke in the form of a grazing horse.  Carved and stained ivory. 18th century, Japan.  V Museum by Yes yes, oooh YES!
Yes yes, oooh YES!
Yes yes, oooh YES! Netsuke in the form of a grazing horse.  Carved and stained ivory. 18th century, Japan.  V Museum
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Wood carved netsuke in the shape of a grazing horse, 18th century, Japan.   LACMA. Raymond and Frances Bushell Collection by china style
china style
china style Wood carved netsuke in the shape of a grazing horse, 18th century, Japan.  LACMA. Raymond and Frances Bushell Collection
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Emerald and diamond brooch. The central carved Mughal emerald to the interwoven old-cut diamond and lozenge-shaped emerald surround, closed back setting, mounted in silver and gold, central emerald. Late 17th century/early 18th century, 2.7 cm. wide. by amelia
amelia
amelia Emerald and diamond brooch. The central carved Mughal emerald to the interwoven old-cut diamond and lozenge-shaped emerald surround, closed back setting, mounted in silver and gold, central emerald. Late 17th century/early 18th century, 2.7 cm. wide.
Beautiful jewelry
An Italian carved giltwood console table, Genoese<br>late 18th century | Lot | Sotheby's by evangeline
evangeline
evangeline An Italian carved giltwood console table, Genoese<br>late 18th century | Lot | Sotheby's
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North India | Carved emerald, pearl, enamel and 18k gold ring | 19th century | The Mughal emperors and other Indian princely families had a genuine passion for precious stones and pearls - among the stones most prized were  emeralds, particularly carved emeralds. by DeeDeeBean
DeeDeeBean
DeeDeeBean North India | Carved emerald, pearl, enamel and 18k gold ring | 19th century | The Mughal emperors and other Indian princely families had a genuine passion for precious stones and pearls - among the stones most prized were emeralds, particularly carved emeralds.
Rings
A set of four Italian carved giltwood armchairs, Roman, late 18th century | Lot | Sotheby's by evangeline
evangeline
evangeline A set of four Italian carved giltwood armchairs, Roman, late 18th century | Lot | Sotheby's
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George III 18th and 19th Century: Dangers of the Georgian Era by DeAngelis
DeAngelis
DeAngelis George III 18th and 19th Century: Dangers of the Georgian Era
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“A HIGHLY CARVED WHIMSICAL AND MACABRE SKELETON ROCKING CHAIR  “Continental, 20th century. Depicting the skeleton figure of seated form on rockers terminating with carved busts. Probably modeled after the mid 19th century Russian example as illustrated in 19th century European furniture by Christopher Payne. Height 54 inches. Estimate $2,500-$3,500″  - Jacksons by mizsmith
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mizsmith “A HIGHLY CARVED WHIMSICAL AND MACABRE SKELETON ROCKING CHAIR “Continental, 20th century. Depicting the skeleton figure of seated form on rockers terminating with carved busts. Probably modeled after the mid 19th century Russian example as illustrated in 19th century European furniture by Christopher Payne. Height 54 inches. Estimate $2,500-$3,500″ - Jacksons
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A CHINESE CARVED AMETHYST PENDANT 19TH CENTURY Finely carved in the form a pomegranate born on a leafy branch with birds by mari
mari
mari A CHINESE CARVED AMETHYST PENDANT 19TH CENTURY Finely carved in the form a pomegranate born on a leafy branch with birds
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antique thimbles -18th & 19th century by maryann
maryann
maryann antique thimbles -18th & 19th century
architecture
Detail of Nero, from a framed composition of twelve finely carved ivory medallions of the first eleven Roman Emperors and Julius Caesar, produced some time during the first half of the 19th century. by mae
mae
mae Detail of Nero, from a framed composition of twelve finely carved ivory medallions of the first eleven Roman Emperors and Julius Caesar, produced some time during the first half of the 19th century.
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Splendid Group of late 19th century continental tortoiseshell long-handled lorgnettes, The Bull-Camp Sale, Christies by yy_sky
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yy_sky Splendid Group of late 19th century continental tortoiseshell long-handled lorgnettes, The Bull-Camp Sale, Christies
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Pisanki - the decorated Easter eggs in Poland - 19th century examples by cheri
cheri
cheri Pisanki - the decorated Easter eggs in Poland - 19th century examples
Creativity.
EUGEN VON BLASS     "The Laundress" at the Sotheby's Fall 2010 19th Century European Art Sale by young
young
young EUGEN VON BLASS "The Laundress" at the Sotheby's Fall 2010 19th Century European Art Sale
The Women
Two Continental gold and enamel snuff boxes, late 18th century | sotheby's n09208lot7mq5qen by cheri
cheri
cheri Two Continental gold and enamel snuff boxes, late 18th century | sotheby's n09208lot7mq5qen
Creativity.
An Austrian silver and enamel tower clock, Vienna, late 19th century | Lot | Sotheby's by emily
emily
emily An Austrian silver and enamel tower clock, Vienna, late 19th century | Lot | Sotheby's
Caught my eye
A CARVED AMETHYST GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY by lorraine
lorraine
lorraine A CARVED AMETHYST GLASS SNUFF BOTTLE QING DYNASTY, 18TH / 19TH CENTURY
Simplicity
Himalayan Quartz Dagger India Carved of quartz from the Himalayan Mountains, renowned by metaphysics for its spiritual and healing powers, the present dagger possesses a handle decorated with a horse's head and other Mughal themed motifs. Length 14 in. by audrey
audrey
audrey Himalayan Quartz Dagger India Carved of quartz from the Himalayan Mountains, renowned by metaphysics for its spiritual and healing powers, the present dagger possesses a handle decorated with a horse's head and other Mughal themed motifs. Length 14 in.
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Empire Ormolu-Mounted Leather And Gilt-Metal Campaign Bed - early 19th century - Christies by helen
helen
helen Empire Ormolu-Mounted Leather And Gilt-Metal Campaign Bed - early 19th century - Christies
the blues
A Koftgari horse head dagger and scabbard, India, 19th century by patsy
patsy
patsy A Koftgari horse head dagger and scabbard, India, 19th century
Arts
A MUGHAL IVORY COMB, NORTH INDIA, 17TH-18TH CENTURY by earlene
earlene
earlene A MUGHAL IVORY COMB, NORTH INDIA, 17TH-18TH CENTURY
1950s
A MUGHAL IVORY COMB, NORTH INDIA, 17TH-18TH CENTURY by earlene
earlene
earlene A MUGHAL IVORY COMB, NORTH INDIA, 17TH-18TH CENTURY
1950s
kindjal  provenance:	 	Russia dating:	 	 19th Century by lizzie
lizzie
lizzie kindjal provenance:   Russia dating:   19th Century
Kid books
In the late 18th century and into the 19th century, marquise rings set with diamonds on dark blue or red enamel backgrounds became by Bella Tonini
Bella Tonini
Bella Tonini In the late 18th century and into the 19th century, marquise rings set with diamonds on dark blue or red enamel backgrounds became
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I much prefer 18th century to 19th. by That Long Hair Girl
That Long Hair Girl
That Long Hair Girl I much prefer 18th century to 19th.
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