|ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES ARE A GOOD INVESTMENT. THEY PROVIDE GREAT PLEASURE WHILE GROWING IN VALUE! WE WELCOME YOU TO CLASSICLITERATI AUCTIONSJoin us each week for a large and diversified selection of the finest in Masonic antiques and collectibles as well as many other fascinating items. We are a business run by Masons. Our clientele includes Masonic Museums, Libraries and individual collectors the world over. Always having been passionately involved in the study and documentation of Masonic Arts and Historical Artifacts, it gives us pleasure to feature Masonic Collectibles among our various auctions and relish securing good homes for these most wonderful and beautiful cultural treasures of Freemasonry, thus helping to some degree to insure their survival and appreciation for generations to come. By the Great Ames! A Superior 1890's Prize! PRESENTING A WONDERFUL HIGH-QUALITY ANTIQUE 19th CENTURY MASONIC KNIGHT TEMPLARS BALDRIC! WORN BY AN OFFICIAL REPRESENTATIVE! INCLUDES MORE JEWELS THEN USUALLY FOUND ON SASHES! GREAT!...ORNATE ENGRAVED SILVER & MIDNIGHT BLACK VELVET! ONCE WORN BY A KNIGHT TEMPLARS REPRESENTATIVE AT ONE OF THE HISTORIC TEMPLAR TRIENNIAL CONCLAVES! BY THE LEGENDARY "AMES SWORD COMPANY”! A 19th CENTURY RITUAL SASH FROM BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS…HISTORIC CRADLE OF AMERICAN FREEMASONRY & TEMPLARISM! THE TWO LARGE ENGRAVED SILVER JEWELS ARE AMONG THE NICEST WE HAVE SEEN! MYSTICAL SYMBOLIC MULTI-DIMENSIONAL JEWEL! VITAL TEMPLAR ICONOGRAPHY! THE SERPENT COILING AROUND THE CROSS! "IN HOC SIGNO VINCES"! "WITH THIS SIGN SHALT THOU CONQUER"! HANDSOME LARGE ENGRAVED SILVER MALTESE CROSS! IT GLOWS!...IT SHINES BEAUTIFULLY! OFFICIAL REPRESENTATIVE'S IDENTIFICATION BADGE! CLASSIC WHITE CROSS OF THE KNIGHTS OF MALTA! SMALL EXOTIC SHRINERS SPHYNX & SCIMITAR PIN! FOR YEARS, MEMBERSHIP IN THE SHRINERS WAS RESTRICTED TO THE HIGHEST RANKING FREEMASONS IN EITHER THE SCOTTISH OR YORK RITES! Two Decorative Rossettes... MYSTICAL MAGICAL TRIANGLE! ETERNAL SQUARE & COMPASS OF FREEMASONRY! CLASSY ON BOTH FRONT & BACK SIDES! IN THE GOOD OLD TIMES!! Below is a historic photo showing how this Ceremonial Sash was worn in the 19th century. The photo appears only as a reference illustration and does not come with the Sash IMPRESSIVE..A GENUINE HISTORIC ANTIQUE NIGHTS TEMPLAR COMMANDERY SASH OF SUPERIOR QUALITY! WELL OVER 100 YEARS OLD!.. A TRUE CLASSIC! Visit Our Classicliterati Auctions Each Week For... Fascinating, Historic & Unique Collectible Treasures! Here is a genuine Templar Rep's Sash from the late 19th century. From the legendary "Ames Sword Company" comes this most impressive circa 1880's-1890's examples of a Templar Sash. It is without doubt an item of the very highest quality. A great, and most esthetically pleasing memento of the glorious days of American Templarism and Freemasonry. Seldom do we find these type of items as fine as this. The sash is in very good vintage condition withs only some normal expected minor wear here and there. Please note that the two large silver engraved Jewels are absolutely fabulous. They are among the nicest we have seen. The Sash is very old and therefore not mint, but it is quite handsome After all, this item is well over 100 years old. The "Ames" maker's label is there as well. These decorations are superb! There is a variety of elaborate elements with much in the way of dazzling Silver. It is not just for its beauty alone that this is such a great piece, but also as a GENUINE & IMPORTANT PART OF AMERICAN MASONIC HISTORY! It will transport one back into time, into old Masonic history. A Most Classic and Romantic Era. A Solidly manufactured, in historic Massachusetts by the legendary “Ames Sword Company”, one of the major makers of swords and regalia. They belong to an elite group which includes “M. C. Lilley & Company”, “The Pettibone Brothers”, and “William Horstmann of Philadelphia”. The base of this item is made out of a sensuous midnight Black Velvet and is decorated with a host of symbolic and large sized silver plated and engraved Jewels. The heavily ornate Silver Star Jewel features a window which revealing important Templar Iconography. The entire Sash is enhanced by classic textured silver bullion trimming. A PURE VICTORIAN CLASSIC! A terrific Historical Masonic Antique that will add distinction and class to any collection. Something to really treasure. Do not let this fine relic to escape you! We regularly feature extremely attractive and also very rare, top quality antiques including among the finest in Fraternal and Masonic Swords and Historic Relics as well as many other fascinating items. Among our clients are Museums and Archives as well as many collectors the world over. Please keep checking our Classicliterati auctions.FREE SHIPPING IN USA. Payment is expected within 5 days of auction close. ALL FOREIGN SALES: Shipping this item to another country requires that it will only be sent with full INSURANCE and TRACKING which is EXPENSIVE. International bidders should ask about shipping charges. Payment in U.S. Funds only. Thank You. OURS IS A BUSINESS WHICH IS RUN BY MASONS. Among our clients are Masonic Museums and Libraries as well as collectors the world over. Having always been enthusiastically involved in the study and active documentation of Masonic Arts and Historical Artifacts, it gives us an extra special pleasure to also feature Masonic Collectibles among our various auctions. We relish securing good homes for these most wonderful and beautiful cultural treasures of Freemasonry, thus helping to some degree to insure their survival and appreciation for generations to come. CHECK OUR AUCTIONS EACH WEEK FOR A WIDE SELECTION OF THE FINEST MASONIC & FRATERNAL SOCIETY SWORDS, ANTIQUES & OTHER FASCINATING QUALITY COLLECTIBLES! AN OUTSTANDING ANTIQUE 19th CENTURY BLACK VELVET & SILVER DECORATED KNIGHTS TEMPLAR SASH! Notice of Copyright Ownership Please be advised that ALL and ANY parts of this Auction Ad are fully protected under the rules of International Copyright Law. Any unauthorized reproduction of any part or parts of this auction ad (text & picture) is in direct violation of the law as well as of rules. No part or parts of this ad may be reproduced without permission.|
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