Hooked Top Stool
A nice early footstool with primitive hooked top in muted mustard/tan. Condition is very good. Measures 12'' x 8'' x 7.5''.
A primitive, but sturdy gathering basket. One small break ... please see photos. 13''x8''x4.5'' (8.5'' tall including handle). Handmade uneven weave. Very nice handle.
Framed Botanical Print
Pretty botanical pansy print in an oval walnut frame. The print has slight foxing, but otherwise nice. See photos for close-ups. 12''x14" frame/ 7.5''x9.5'' print.
Child's Button Shoes
A pair of sweet little high button shoes that have been turned into pincushions. About 6'' long & 4.5'' tall. Dark brown leather with original buttons and silk bows.
Tin Biscuit Box
A promotional tin box from National Biscuit Company. Good condition with some scratches. 10.5'' x 6.5'' x 4''. Part of latch is missing.
Antiques & Vintage Finds
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Early Yelloware Bowl
Very nice yellow ware bowl with a rolled rim and raised base. This style is typical of wheel thrown bowls which were crafted by hand rather than in a mold. It has a base imperfection that was done in the making ... otherwise good antique condition. Measures 9'' x 4.75''.
19th c. Tin ABC Collection
A collection of early tin ABC items. 8'' plate features Mary had a little lamb. Cup is missing its handle, but otherwise nice. 2.5'' x 1.5''. Whistle/rattle with embossed eagle and the words "for a good child". 5.5'' x 1.75.
Hanging Loom Light
A wonderful early forged iron loom light.
Measures 17'' long and has a 1.5'' long "beehive" candle socket. Features squared iron with spiral turned accents and a great patina.
Acquired from a long time antiques collector who had many pieces of early lighting.
Sponge Spatter Bowl
A nice embossed yellow ware bowl in the "woodland glaze" from Morton Pottery. The bowl is in very good condition ... there is a small shallow imperfection on the bottom which appears to be a smoothed out chip. It measures 9.25" x 4.5''.
A nice vintage English glazed yelloware Tapioca jar. Very good condition ... see photo 2 below for a few blemishes. Measures 4.75'' x 6.5''
19th c. Covered School Book
Early brown calico fabric covers this c. 1872 first reader. The fabric, construction and wear lead me to believe that this is authentic. It measures 6.75'' x 4.75''.
Marmalade Crock Topiary
This old Dundee Marmalade jar / crock has been made into a neat topiary. The jar measures 4.25'' x 3'' and it is about 11'' tall with the faux greenery. Makes a nice kitchen display.
Early Pewter Tankard
This early bulbous pewter mug or tankard was made in a 2 section mold and shows both seams. Weighted bottom and quite heavy. Wear typical of age ... see photos. 5'' tall x 6'' wide. Probably holds a pint.
Alabaster Stone Fruit
An assembled set of carved stone alabaster fruit ... most likely from Italy. Good condition with typical vintage wear.
Oversized Lemon - 4''
Yellow Pear - 3.25'' x 3''
Green Fig - 2.75''
Orange - 2.5''
Beautiful Stone Grapes
These stone alabaster grapes are wired on a grapevine and have beautiful hand painted shading in mostly red with subtle light yellow. 7'' long with .75'' - 1'' grapes.