Dating comtoise clocks
The village of Pont Farcy (district of Calvados) and St. Lansalot, born in the Jura founded a big Comtoise industry, that employed over 300 people in Navarenx (district of Pyrenes-Atlantique).
Nicolas d'Aliermont (district of Seine Maritime) were well-known. Production of 'mini' Comtoise clocks occured also in Spain.
A large selection of items for sale from antique furniture, art, paintings, design, porcelain, toys, jewelry and all sorts of collectibles. Exhibitors from 15 countries and buyers from over 54 countries.
May held the great Art & Antique Fair in the Sparkassen Arena Kiel, will showcase around 60 exhibitors from Denmark, Sweden and Germany. Entry for buyers is only with a trade card obtained from the organisers (You need to be VAT registered etc) Contact the organisers Cipolat SA or further details regarding entry. Antiques, Interior Decoration, Design, Collectables and Vintage.
Antiques, Interior Decoration, Design, Collectables and Vintage.
James Lane Fairs1 day International Antiques and Flea (Trade only) Fair.
MORBIER EMBOSSED PENDULUMS Pressed (repousse) Morbier pendulums. Antique finish comes as standard, ready to be fitted to the clock.
This is strictly a TRADE only fair aimed at Antique Dealers, Architects and Interior Designers.
Entry for buyers is only with a trade card obtained from the organisers (You need to be VAT registered etc) Contact the organisers Cipolat SA for further details regarding entry.
The shapes of these boxes was not limited to simple rectangles.
Porcelain containers resembling trunks were common, as were ovals, but tabatières shaped like shells were more rare.
And while materials were often enough for their decoration, sometimes these snuff boxes were hand painted, depicting everything from miniature landscapes and bucolic scenes to tiny portraits or grisaille cameos of their owners.