Postwar Japanese Monarch Radio in the shape of an American Indian Chief’s Head A897

A897-24

Many tiny companies went to work making transistor radios for US export in the postwar years, and almost as many went out of business. And sank without a trace. But here is a surviving trace of one such, Monarch, which decided it might be able to crack the American market with this startling carved Indian chief's head one. It ...

19th Century Anglo-Indian Sofa F1045

F1045-55

19th Century Anglo-Indian sofa. Quite astounding.  Re-upholstered in beautiful blue gray fabric. (Part of set with chairs, F1044). Intricate yet comfortable, inlaid with ebony, bone and mother-of-pearl, what is known as sadeli work.. Must be seen to really appreciate the scale of these incredible pieces. Sofa is 75"W x 29 "D x 48" H. Price on ...

19th Century Anglo-Indian Chairs F1044

F1044-47

19th Century Anglo-Indian chairs, pair. Quite astounding.  Re-upholstered in beautiful blue gray fabric. (Part of set with sofa, F1045). Intricate yet comfortable, inlaid with ebony, bone and mother-of-pearl, a technique known as sadeli work.. Must be seen to really appreciate the scale of these incredible pieces. Chairs measure 31"w, 29"d, 48"h. Price on request. The ancient art ...