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Bernardi’s Antiques sells fine French and other Europeon Bronze and Marble.
We carry many Fine Antique Clocks, Marble Busts, Bronze Figures, Candelabras, Chandeliers, Lighting, etc…
Many more items are available that are not listed here.

Please email us at david@bernardisantiques.com for any questions you may have.

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Pair Stunning Bronze / Gilt Bronze & Rouge Marble Candelabras – 28 inches high.

Pair Stunning Bronze / Gilt Bronze & Rouge Marble Candelabras – 28 inches high.

A stunning pair of French patina’d and Gilt bronze 6 light candelabras.  The base in a heavy rouge marble.  The body of the candelabras in a classical style with classical figures  all around.  The pair is quite large and very heavy – measuring 28 inches high.  The quality is exquisite.

Measures:  28 inches high x 14 inches diameter

19th Century French.

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French Marble Putti Sculpture with Applied Gilt Bronze.

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French Marble Putti Sculpture with Applied Gilt Bronze.

$1,250.00

French Marble Putti Sculpture with Applied Gilt Bronze.

A large marble putti sculpture with applied gilt bronze, it dates 19th century, France. It consists of a long classical figure of child (in marble) wearing a robe (in bronze), holding a large round platform, and has a footed pedestal. It is beautifully decorated with applied gilt bronze, with accents of bead, leaf and floral embellishments.

A stunning french marble putti sculpture, it would make a unique treasured gift, or art object for the home.

Measures: 20 1/2 inches in height x 6 inches wide (8 1/2 inches in diameter for the top)

Excellent Condition. (See images for further reference on the condition. The figure has a small chipped thumb.).

 

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French Samuel Marti & Cie Marble and Gilt Bronze 3 piece Garniture Clock Set – dated 1896

French Samuel Marti & Cie Marble and Gilt Bronze 3 piece Garniture Clock Set – dated 1896

A 3 piece garniture clock set with clock and matching candelabras.  White marble with applied gilt bronze mounts.  Clock face is a white porcelain with roman numerals and glass convex hinged cover.   Candelabras can be used with 2 candles or the centre finial can be reversed and used for a third candle.

Clock works marked for Samuel Marti & Cie and dated 1896.  Pendulum and key included.  8 day movement.

Clock face has name of retailer :  Planchon, Paris.

Clock measures  12  1/2 inches high.

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Pair of Beautiful Quality French Sevres Covered Porcelain and Gilt Bronze Urns.

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Pair of Beautiful Quality French Sevres Covered Porcelain and Gilt Bronze Urns.

A beautiful quality pair of French Sevres covered urns.  Each in a Royal blue background colour with French Vignette scenes on the front and floral paintings on the reverse.  Each vignette is bordered in gold and tiny red enamelled ‘jewels’. The quality of the gilt bronze is exceptional – base, rim, finials and two rams head handles on each.

France, circa 1860.

Unmarked.

Measures: 11 inches tall x 6 inches wide.

Excellent Condition.

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Vienna .935 Gilt Silver & Guilloché Enamel Card Box with Coat of Arms.

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Vienna .935 Gilt Silver & Guilloché Enamel Card Box with Coat of Arms.

$1,500.00

A beautiful quality enamel, silver and guilloché enamel card case with a coat of arms or crest in the centre with decorative enamel inlay on the top of the case with a full deep blue guilloché enamel bottom.  The interior is gilt and the outer sides are decorated with roses and vines.  The interior gilding is exquisite.

Superb Quality all around!!

The coat of arms has a date of 1797 – which may be a centenary – as the box is late 19th century and could possibly date as late as 1897.

Marked with Austrian “LW 935” mark and Sterling and numbered 133

Measures 3 1/4 inches long x 2 1/4 inches wide.

Excellent condition.  No damage or wear to enamel.  No repairs.

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19th Century French Gilt .925 Silver Sterling Snuff Box with Elaborate Chasing.

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19th Century French Gilt .925 Silver Sterling Snuff Box with Elaborate Chasing.

$1,250.00

An elaborately chased decorated sterling silver snuff box – French hallmarks dating from the late 19th century.  The chasing and decoration is all around – top, sides and bottom of the box.  The gilding is just superb quality inside and out.

Measures:  3 3/8  inches long   x  2 1/4 inches deep  x  3/4 inches high

Marked with French Silver mark dating between 1840-1879. plus  .925 mark.

Excellent condition.  No repairs or wear to the gold.  Superb quality.

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Austrian Guilloché Enamel and Silver Box circa 1920.

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Austrian Guilloché Enamel and Silver Box circa 1920.

$1,200.00

A deep, electric blue guilloché enamel over gilt sterling silver box.  The colour is on 4 sides of the box plus the top.  The colour is really very vibrant when looking at it from different angles or moving it around in the light.

Marked on the interior:  Made in Austria, Sterling  – numbered 217 and possibly a makers mark : HC.

Measures:  2 1/2 inches long x 1 3/4 inches deep x 3/4 inches high.

Excellent condition.

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Austrian Silver & Guilloché Enamel Aubergine Card Case with Centre Ivory Portrait.

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Austrian Silver & Guilloché Enamel Aubergine Card Case with Centre Ivory Portrait.

$1,650.00

A wonderful Objet d’art.  Superb quality guilloché enamel card case.  The unusual deep purple / aubergine coloured case opens to reveal a gilt silver interior.  A centre portrait of a woman in ivory decorates the top of the case.  The two-tone purple/aubergine enamel decorates the top sides and bottom of the case.

Late 19th century.

Marked inside:  with Austrian Head and silver quality of ‘2’ – for .900 grade silver

Measures: 3 1/2 inches long x 2 3/8 inches wide.

Excellent condition – no damage to enamel.

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English Hallmarked Sterling & Blue Guilloché Enameled Card Case – 1927

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English Hallmarked Sterling & Blue Guilloché Enameled Card Case – 1927

$1,450.00

A beautiful light blue guilloché enamelled card case tiny blue cabochon on the opening.  Card case is dated 1927 by Adie Bros Ltd, Birmingham.

Marked with English sterling hallmarks, made in England and Makers marks.

Measures:  3 1/8 inches long x 2 1/8 inches wide.

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French Brass & ‘Sevres Blue’ Porcelain Opera Glasses

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French Brass & ‘Sevres Blue’ Porcelain Opera Glasses

$350.00

A superb pair of opera glasses in brass with porcelain bodies in a ‘Sevres Blue’ colour with hand painted florals and hand painted gold decoration.  Mother of pearl focus adjustment and eye caps.

In working condition.

Unmarked.

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French Enamelled Glass Box. Circa. 1880.

French Enamelled Glass Box. Circa. 1880.

$275.00

French Enamelled Glass Box. c.1880.

A lovely enamelled box, it dates circa 1880, France.  It is decorated with an elegant design of leaf, shell, clover and bead in gold, violet and white, on glass in a aquamarine colour.  It consists of a smooth form and round bodied shape with a finished pontil, in the centre, there is a brass rim, and two hinges in the back in solid working condition.

A delightful French enamelled box, perfect for a unique gift, or container for fine objects.

Measures: 2 inches tall.  4 1/2 inches in diameter.

Excellent Condition. No chips, or cracks or repairs.

 

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Georgian Period Ivory Round Box with Painted Miniature Portrait.

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Georgian Period Ivory Round Box with Painted Miniature Portrait.

$975.00

A lovely round box made in carved ivory with a wreath decoration.  The box is made in two halves with the decoration continuous on both halves.  The lid contains a miniature portrait (also on ivory) of a woman surrounded by a beaded brass border. The portrait is signed.   The box dates from the Georgian period, circa 1800.

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Large 19th Century French Gilt Bronze & Crystal Centrepiece.

Large 19th Century French Gilt Bronze & Crystal Centrepiece.

19th Century French Bronze & Crystal centerpiece with 2 Putti figures under a round crystal plate and flute.

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Swiss Silver & Guilloché Enamel Scenic Card Case – English Import – George Stockwell

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Swiss Silver & Guilloché Enamel Scenic Card Case – English Import – George Stockwell

$1,850.00

A Swiss silver .925 card case or snuff box with an enamel scene with lake, mountains and trees with a rocky shore and a sunset.

English import marks dating 1909 with marks for George Stockwell – who imported many Swiss pocket watches and silver.

“GS is the sponsor’s mark of George Stockwell, described in Culme’s “Directory of Gold & Silversmiths…etc.” as an “importer of foreign watches”. Culme also provides some details of Stockwell’s firm, Stockwell & Co Ltd, who were listed in Birmingham in 1912 as ’agents to Messageries Nationales Express and Messageries Anglo-Suisse, continental, foreign and general shipping agents, special tariff for small consignments abroad”.

Measures:  3 1/4 inches long x 2 1/8 inches deep

Excellent Condition. 

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Swiss Yellow Guilloché Enamel Card Case – George Stockwell Importer – dated 1926

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Swiss Yellow Guilloché Enamel Card Case – George Stockwell Importer – dated 1926

$1,450.00

A lovely bright coloured guilloché enamelled and gilt sterling card case with a blue cabochon applied to the lid.  The colour is truly incredible.  Marked with English Import Marks for George Stockwell an importer of Swiss pocket watches and silver items.

“GS is the sponsor’s mark of George Stockwell, described in Culme’s “Directory of Gold & Silversmiths…etc.” as an “importer of foreign watches”. Culme also provides some details of Stockwell’s firm, Stockwell & Co Ltd, who were listed in Birmingham in 1912 as ’agents to Messageries Nationales Express and Messageries Anglo-Suisse, continental, foreign and general shipping agents, special tariff for small consignments abroad”.

Marked with English import marks for Birmingham 1926 with Importer’s mark – GS.

Measures:  3 1/8 inches long x 2 1/8 inches wide.

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19th Century German Oak Case Mantel Clock

19th Century German Oak Case Mantel Clock

$850.00

A large mantel clock, that dates to the 19th century, Germany. The body is solid oak with a matte varnish, it also decorated floral inlay at the centre to accent the clock. It has a bold architectural form joined together by a  strong triangle shape, with a classical column on either side.  The clock face lies underneath a glass cover, it features roman numberials, maltese crosses, two pointed arms and cherubs in gilt. The back has a screen door, in which contains the components for the clock to function.

Chimes on the hour and the half hour.  8 day clock movement.

Marked: Made in Germany.

Measures: 11 1/2 inches wide x 1 1/2 inches tall (6 1/4 inches deep).

Excellent Condition: Minor patination commensurate with use and age ( Small rips in the interior fabric of the door. See image for more reference)

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