A Paris park bench against an ivy wall, taken in the courtyard of the Hotel Sully.
Victorian Era Valentine Card. This special valentine is antique white with turquoise. Petite embossed daisys mingle with a Victorian scrolled design and tons of gilt gold accents.
The card opens and reveals the following message in a beautiful floral wreath:
Ah! me Love dare I hope. Those soft and gentle eyes;
when turned away from me are veiled in love's disguise
To hide a love as true as mine, dear Heart, for you
The back of this card is graced with a lovely sprig of cherry blossoms.
This delicate beauty is in pristine condition and would be perfect for display, framing, collecting or giving.
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Antique Mother of Pearl Doll Purse. Perfect condition. Purse is complete with chain, which is attached. Purse has clasp closure. Inside, the purse is lined in good quality red paper and divides into 3 sectioned compartments. Flowers on shell are hand-painted in vibrant red, yellow and green. Pictures do not do it justice! Measures 2 1/4 in x 2 in. All Sales Final.
Delicate little mother-of-pearl trinket box with brass fittings and brass beading. These were used as sewing kits and thimble cases. Hinges and clasp work perfectly. Minor imperfections in the shell surface to be expected for its age. Measures apprx 2 in. L x 1¼ in. D
Antique silver Reed & Barton nut pick. Circa 1888. Beautifully detailed with a unique profile of a Renaissance era man at the handeled end.
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Bernini's Fountain and the Church of Sant'Agnese of Agone on the Piazza Navona in the heart of historic Rome.
Shiny blue Vespa, framed by dripping ivy in Rome. I nice splash of graffiti is thrown in for good measure!