Objets d’Art

Objets d’Art

Objets d’Art Literally translated as an object of art. Usually objet d’art refers to a small three dimensional object with artistic merit and sometimes intrinsic value but it can also include two dimensional objects. French Art Nouveau Plique-a-Jour Pill Box...
Objets de Vertu

Objets de Vertu

Objets de Vertu Ojects de virtu (or objects of virtu or objects of vertu) are small luxury objects which are not termed jewelry in the strictest sense of the word (meaning that they are worn on the person). These include minaudieres, cigarette cases,...
Rosary

Rosary

Rosary A rosary, loosely defined as a ring of roses is a beaded chain with a repeating pattern of one large bead and ten smaller beads (also known as Aves) used by Roman Catholics to count prayers. Rosaries usually have a short strand beginning with a cross for...