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    M.S. Rau Antiques Offers Monumental 19th Century French Telescope

    Telescope by Robert-Aglae Cauchoix M.S. Rau Antiques, the country’s oldest antiques and fine arts dealer which has been operating from the same address for 99 years on Royal Street in the historic French Quarter of New Orleans, offers a 1820 French Telescope created by optician Robert-Aglae Cauchoix. Whether for spying or stargazing, this extraordinary 6 foot tall […] More

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    M.S. Rau Antiques Offers 1810 English Globe Writing Desk

    1810 English Globe Writing Desk For the price of $98,500, M.S. Rau Antiques offers a very rare 1810 English Globe Writing Desks. This extremely rare English Regency globe desk was crafted by the highly respected firm of Morgan & Sanders and boasts outstanding design and flawless construction. Crafted of mahogany, this quadruped desk is adorned with […] More

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    Ball Powered Ferris Wheel Clock Keeps the Ball Rolling

    Ball Powered Ferris Wheel Clock Standing tall and pride in all its regal splendour a lion is what catches the eye first towards this gilt French Ferris Wheel Clock. This unique time piece is driven by the weight of steel balls features a glass and ormolu case that houses the clock. Unlike traditional wind up or […] More

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    The Francis I Renaissance Sideboard – The 16th Century Dressoir to be Auctioned

    The Francis I Renaissance Sideboard M.S. Rau Antiques in New Orleans is selling astonishing Francis I Renaissance Sideboard. Created during the French Renaissance in Lyon, this astonishing 16th-century sideboard, or dressoir, is over 425 years old, and represents an inconceivably small number of furnishings from this era to exist-anywhere. The most skilled artisans crafted the […] More

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    M.S. Rau Antiques Sells Blockbuster Pink Diamonds For $1.4 Million

    .79 carats Cassel Pink Diamon Pink Diamonds have always been attractive for women and aslo to men who, if not otherwise then due to them can buy their love. New modified rectangular-cut fancy vivid purple-pink diamond of 6.89 carats sold for $6.91 million at Christie’s New York Jewels auction on December 7. You can have […] More