This is a really wonderful hand carved frog out of obsidian stone. It is black but iridescent or shimmery. It is very well carved, not crude looking. It measures 2.25 inches long and and 2.25 inches across. It does have a pretty good chip on it's one hind foot. This is not onyx. I do know know the age or carver. It is probably from Mexico.
These 3 art glass tumblers are very uniquely made. They are very thick and heavy and have bubbles throughout. They are a light yellow or champagne color and measure 4.25 inches high and 3.75 inches across the top rim. They are in excellent condition, no chips and no cracks. These would be great for the glass collector. I have no idea of the age or maker.
This is a magnificent handcrafted lead crystal heart vase made in Brazil. It is very thick and heavy and of wonderful quality. It measures 3.25 inches high and 3 and 5/8 inches across. It is in excellent condition, no chips and no cracks and very few minor marks to the surface. It does still have the original label on the bottom.
This is a gorgeous hand china painted porcelain bud vase with what looks like peace rose sprays. It has heavy gold gilding around the top rim. It measures 7.25 inches tall and 2.25 inches across the base. It is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks and very little wear to paint or gilding. It has the initial JH of the artist added to the leaf part. I don't know the maker or age it is a auction item.
This is a wonderful carved horned owl. This figurine has nice deep details. It is an auction item and I have no idea what it is make of. It measures 3.75 inches high and is in excellent condition, no chips and no cracks.
6 elegant black opaque rock or cocktail glass by Indiana Glass Company in the black diamond point, cameo black or Tiara crystal pattern. It has been called all three names. These are small tumblers on nice heavy glass measuring 3.75 inches tall and 2 and 7/8 inches across the rim. These are all in excellent, clean condition. No chips, no cracks and no scratches. In fact they don't look like they have ever been used. They are circa 1960s vintage.
This exquisite vase is handmade by the Isle of Wight Glass Company of England. You will never find another one exactly like it. This is a black azurene globe or ball vase which has gold applied in artsy patterns that give it a high stylized finish. This is a 3 inch piece and still has the original triangle label. The vase is in excellent condition, no chips and no cracks, just a very little wear on the bottom. No visible wear to the gilding.
This is a magnificent black clay folk art pottery pot by master potters family Rigoberto, and the La Familia Mateos of Mexico. This is a hand thrown pot that has been scored or etched and then fired with Eucalyptus leaves to get the rich black color. This is a one of a kind gorgeous piece of artwork. It measures 3 inches high and 5.5 inches across that the swirls. It is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks, and very little signs of wear.
This is a really pretty footed, lidded compote with blue rose sprays on the outside, and white interior. It has gold accents on the lid. It is very much like Norleans Italy or Italian glass, but I don't know the maker or age, it is an auction piece. It measures 6.5 inches tall and 3 inches wide. It is in very good condition, no chips, no cracks, just a bit of wear to the gilding
This is a wonderful piece of cameo carved glass in amber and cream or custard color. The bottom is cream graduating up into the amber, and then the edge is a lacey irregular pattern. The inside is glossy and the outside is acid frosted. It is in excellent condition, no chips and no cracks and no broken pieces of the cameo parts. It measures 3 inches high and 3.5 inches across. I don't know the age or maker, it is an auction piece.
This is the most elegant set of fluted candlesticks that I have ever seen. They have flowing or draped designs that start on the top in a star pattern and then narrow and twist down do a skirt for drape shape while still retaining the star shape. The are very heavy 24 percent lead crystal and measure a stately 10 inches tall. The crystal is very bright and clear and of wonderful quality like Waterford...
This is a wonderful circa 1930s vintage taper candle holder by Fenton Glass company. Fostoria has a piece almost identical to this except the petals are a bit rounder. It is a real deep cobalt or royal blue color and has 3 feet and 9 petals. It measures1.5 inches high and 4.5 inches across. It is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks, and no scratches that I can see. This is wonderful for the blue glass or Fenton Glass collector's Collection.