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19th C. Wood Bottom Ice Skates in Red;  A pair of wood bottom ice skates in red paint, displayed on a custom-made wood stand. The blades are marked welded steel and tempered.
Offered by: Mad River Antiques, LLC
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Iconic American Colonial Tavern Tankard . Impressive Size. Remarkable Condition. Noteworthy Provenance;  New England, ca. 1750-1780. Cooper-made with pine staves, lid, and base, and what appears to be ash interlocking bands. UNTOUCHED original condition with completely dry surfac..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Trade Sign;  Painted wood original blue ground, double sided trade sign for " H.D. Mosher Taylor" unusual cast iron letters in gold paint. Signed R. Nichols Pt. S.S.
Offered by: Greg Kramer Antiques
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Delightfully Quirky Tiny Slant-Lid Desk;  Likely "dad-made" for a child, perhaps for an elaborate doll house. Probably New England, ca. early 19th century. Pine with original dry red paint with rich, highly patinated,..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Exceptional Northeastern Ash Burl Bowl with Beehive Turnings;  Proportionally a very deep bowl, with a greater than 2:1 diameter to height aspect raitio. The bowl exhibits fine concentric or beehive turnings around the body and has a pron..
Offered by: STEVEN S. POWERS
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Wooden Trencher;  A hand hewn shallow wooden trencher that shows its long history of use. It was found in Tennessee by the previous owner in the 1970s.
Offered by: Mad River Antiques, LLC
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Colonial Fingered Box in Scarce BLUE Paint;  New England, ca 1780-1800. Pine top and bottom, ash or chestnut sidewall. More heavily constructed than similar boxes of later make. Fingered bands joined by rosehead nails. T..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Scarce SHAKER-Made Painted Bowl with Distinctive Color Palette;  Probably New England, ca. 1820-1840. Pine, with rich dry red paint on the exterior, and a very unusual and appealing worn orange over black on the interior, with black rim. Vo..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Miniature Sofa;  Miniature mahogany empire sofa. Probably a salesman sample, untouched original condition.
Offered by: Greg Kramer Antiques
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Burl Mortar;  An 18th or early 19th C. burl mortar with an old cutout at the rim and several shrinkage cracks commensurate with its age. Inscribed on the side are the words: Mr. and M..
Offered by: Mad River Antiques, LLC
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Lake Sentani Figurative Dance Staff;  Excellent condition (the staff has been reduced in size). Carved of hard wood depicting a female,with remains of lime pigment in the carved decoration custom bronze metal art..
Offered by: Brant Mackley Gallery
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A BEST Labeled Canteen of Considerable Rarity;  Northeast America, ca. 18th/early 19th century. Staved construction with beautifully done button-hole hooped joinery. Very dry original soft blue paint oxidized to green with ..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Exceedingly Rare Carved FREEMASON Watch Hutch;  New England, likely Massachusetts or New Hampshire, 18th century. Pine or poplar, with original dry black and salmon paint. Richly carved, including numbers around the dial an..
Offered by: Don Olson
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White Oak Bowl;  A white oak bowl with an uncommon scalloped rim and stepped foot. There are some age cracks that have occurred over time and the compass mark for scribing the ..
Offered by: Mad River Antiques, LLC
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Big, Bold Beautiful Beehive Bowl in Original Oyster-White Paint;  New England, ca. 1780-1820. Turned from maple, the slow-lathe widely spaced blade marks readily apparent. Skillfully and thinly worked, yet very solid with a super feel in-han..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Paint Decorated Box;  Pine storage box with brass hinges and hook closure. Nailed construction. Mustard base color with dark brown decorate and red dabs of paint. 9" wide by 10" tall and 7 3/4" dee..
Offered by: Scott Bassoff, Sandy Jacobs Antiques
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Hanging Spiked Candle-Holder/Dryer with Rich Cluster of Authentic Period Candles;  New England, ca. 1780-1810. Pine-body, with strong patina and readily visible tool marks. Retains original whittled or spokeshaved spikes which radiate upward and outward to s..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Fine Burl "Ram's Horn" or "Fiddle-Scrolled" Ladle;  Northeast America, ca. late 18th century. Carved from highly figured ash burl in richly colored unvarnished surface. The handle terminates in a scroll that stands proud in the..
Offered by: Don Olson
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A GREAT RARITY IN EARLY AMERICAN LIGHTING!;  New England, ca. 1800. ONE-OF-A-KIND. SOULFUL. OF REMARKABLE FORM AND ORIGINALITY HAVING NOT BEEN ON THE MARKET IN AT LEAST 40 YEARS. For the advanced collector pursuing..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Early American 18th Century Painted Standing Salt....ex Roger Bacon;  New England, ca. 18th century. Appears to be turned from maple. Wood salts were used in the modest country home, while upscale city homes might have salts fashioned from silve..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Uncommon windsor form footstool in black paint;  Very uncommon windsor style footstool in black paint with hand planed oval 1 5/8" thick pine top and nicely turned legs.
Offered by: Langenbach's Fine Arts & Antiques
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Early 20th C. Splint Creel;  A well made splint creel with a side hole wood cover, peg closure, and rawhide strap hinges. The front splint on the base has been shaped to follow the bulge of the cree..
Offered by: Mad River Antiques, LLC
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Eastern Great Lakes Beaver Effigy Ladle;  Ladle of fine line quality - note the graceful sweep up the animal's body and then down its back. Open carving between arms and head. Provenance: Andy Warhol Collection, Sot..
Offered by: STEVEN S. POWERS
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EXCEPTIONAL FOLK ART MEETS UTILITY: CHOICE EARLY PAINT DECORATED SPILL BOX;  Northeast America, ca. mid-late, 18th century. Original patinated sage-green painted body, with unexpected rare polychrome pinwheel lollipop hanger of vermilion and cream, the..
Offered by: Don Olson
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A Rare Early Busk with Notable Provenance;  Carved at Grand Bank, Nova Scotia, ca. 1764. Birchwood with naturally oxidized patina. A SENSATIONAL VIEW INTO PERIOD LETTERING, as it is inscribed on the reverse: "July Ye 17..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Early Native American Art Form: Scarce Raised Handled Burl Bowl;  Northeast Woodlands Indian, likely Iroquois, ca. late 18th/early 19th century. Ash burl in its original, very dry, complex unvarnished surface. Beautiful raised open carved ha..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Pennsylvania Decorated Cake Box;  mustard painted with green and dark plum color floral stencils. One side of box has 2 morning glories while other side has roses and either a pineapple or pine cone. Top shows..
Offered by: Scott Bassoff, Sandy Jacobs Antiques
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Medicine bottle "Pike and Osgood / Boston Mass" - "Alterative Syrup" Medicine Bottle;  Very uncommon and early Pike and Osgood "Alterative Syrup" bottle made at one of the Stoddard Glasshouses, 8 1/2" high, slight wear highlighted areas, c-1840/50.
Offered by: Langenbach's Fine Arts & Antiques
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Carved and Painted Figure of St. Phorien;  Probably apothecary shop or drug store advertising trade figure. Untouched original surface, wood is mostly Pine.
Offered by: Greg Kramer Antiques
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Early 19th C. Niddy-Noddy;  An early 19th C. wood niddy-noddy, used for winding wool. Carved into one end are the initials HP and the date AD 1815.
Offered by: Mad River Antiques, LLC
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Carved and Painted Federal Mantelpiece;  FINE CARVED FEDERAL MANTELPIECE New York, c. 1818 The shaped mantle shelf with applied tambour drapery swags on its front edge, above a cove molding above a frieze with..
Offered by: Carswell Rush Berlin, Inc.
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Handled Chopping Board with Knife;  Miniature 4x7"
Offered by: Colette Donovan
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Painted Miniature Treen Bowl;  Birch bowl in Windsor Green with crazed surface. Ex. Yankee Smuggler. A delightfully lopsided miniature in a rare state of preservation.
Offered by: Jeff & Holly Noordsy
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Choice, Small, Pristine, Painted Queen Anne Looking Glass;  New England, ca. 1790. Original dry thin red paint on what appears to be birch, with pine back board. The form is elegant with the simple curves that we identify with the Quee..
Offered by: Don Olson
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19th C Acorn Finial;  beautifully worn red and green paint highlight this house or fence finial. Dry surface in untouched condition.
Offered by: Scott Bassoff, Sandy Jacobs Antiques
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Lehnware Saffron Lidded Cup;  Attributed to Joseph Lehn, Elizabeth Twp. Lancaster Co. Pa, c. 1860. This painted tulip poplar wooden cup is similar to other known Lehnware pieces illustrated in "Joseph Lehn..
Offered by: The Herrs
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Historic Early 19th Century Tavern Lantern in a Remarkable State of Originality;  From the contents of the Silas Hastings tavern (built ca 1817 on the site of the original settler's home) in Boylston, Massachusetts. The lantern, ca. early 19th century, is i..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Childs Size Blanket Chest;  Two color ground having central potted tulip flanked by two panels of colorful polychrome compass flowers and tulips. Arched checkered borders supported by baluster pillars an..
Offered by: Greg Kramer Antiques
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Signed Peaseware maple sugar bowl;  I have never before owned a signed Peaseware item. It is ink stamped with the initials C. L. four times. Twice on the lid and twice on the base. It has great..
Offered by: Langenbach's Fine Arts & Antiques
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Classic Rhode Island Cherry one -drawer pipe box in old black paint;  Classic Rhode Island cherry one-drawer pipe box in old black paint
Offered by: Langenbach's Fine Arts & Antiques
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Cutlery Tray with Bold Heart Handle;  Cutlery Tray with Bold Heart Handle Pennsylvania, c. 1840 walnut with dovetail corners Ht. 8 ½”, W. 15 ½”, D. 11”
Offered by: Olde Hope Antiques, Inc.
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Dramatic Hewn Very-Early Treen Drying Rack;  New England, ca. 18th century. One of my favorite and most unexpected objects I have been fortunate to represent. Hardwood (likely maple) in rich dark patina, retaining traces..
Offered by: Don Olson
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MASTERPIECE CARVED PINWHEEL BOWL. Among the finest and rarest of all Colonial bowls extant;  Northeast America, ca. 1770-1810. Maple. Original natural surface with the best color one could hope for. Remarkable movement and energy owing to the fluidity and boldness of ..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Stack of "Pantry" boxes;  Stack of original, first -coat painted surface pantry boxes. Three with rosehead nails.
Offered by: Colette Donovan
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Vermont Mantel Fireplace Surround;  An Original American Painted Mantel or fireplace surround. Lovely dark brown to yellow and faux marbling. Removed by a picker from a central Vermont home. This is a wonderful ..
Offered by: R. Jorgensen Antiques
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Exceptional Paint Decorated Box;  Interesting landscape scenes most likely Cambridge Ma. The lid having rolling hills various buildings along the Charles river. Two row boats and cows in pasture the front fani..
Offered by: Greg Kramer Antiques
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Rare Early Engraved Dated Letter Box;  New England, ca. 1814. In original deep blue paint, with a touch of green in the hue. Pine top and bottom with ash or chestnut side wall, joined by early nails. What makes thi..
Offered by: Don Olson
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Group of three Architectural Pediments;  Exceptionally carved fugureheads Made for Adelphei's Theatre, St. Louis, MO, constructed in 1852.
Offered by: Greg Kramer Antiques
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Indian With Elaborate Headdress Carved Wooden Pipe;  Large American folk art pipe with extensive carved, punched and pyrographic designs in the form of an American Indian wearing an eloborate headdress. The headband is carved fr..
Offered by: STEVEN S. POWERS
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New England Two Drawer Painted Pipe Box;  Extremely rare drawer-over-drawer configuration. With original dark red wash. Provenance: Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT Literature: Pictured in Furniture Treasury, Wallac..
Offered by: STEVEN S. POWERS
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