Category Archives: Sold

primitive c1940-50′s FRESH EGG sign double sided 25 x5″

FRESH EGGS Picked in NY state – nice green lettering on white background. Circa 1940-1950′s vintage – double sided Measures 25″ long is 5.5″ high & is 7/8″ thick. SOLD

Posted in Folk Art, Signs, Sold

19th century arched GREEN church window LOUVER 68 x 36″

Salvaged from a church in MA – mid-to- late 19th century arched louver vent. Pediment was over a large window. OLD green crackled – chippy paint. Measures 68″ wide is 36″ high at peak & is 2″ thick. Great decor piece! Louver fans are hard to find! SOLD

Posted in Architectural, Pediments, Sold

Turn of the century wooden egg crate book WM Crane Brookfield NY

Nice square, stenciled egg crate box. Graphics shown on one side – levered top system with original iron pinning – and wooden bail handle. Measures 13″ x 13″ x 12″ high. With a little polish – a nice mustard like yellow color will show through – great little storage box!. SOLD

Posted in Folk Art, Sold

3rd quarter 19th century wide awake political parade torch.

Nice oak staff and original ball kerosene holder – has nice wear on pole – measures about 60″ in length – good swivel – rare survivor of 19th century politics! SOLD

Posted in Folk Art, Sold

George Barnard late 19th century ballot box

Most likely used in a court house – has great original stenciling – over black paint – original base and crank – three slots for Jurors drawn, dismissed and Ballots. Wonderful folky item – great for a political, law or judicial collection. SOLD

Posted in Folk Art, Sold

mid 19th century Pine chalk board from Maine, WIDE pine board!

A stunning piece of folk art saved from a mid-coast Maine school house. Mid 19th century chalk board – ONE piece of very wide pine encased in a later, possibly early 20th century wooden frame with chalk tray. Has the best worn surface – great for a store, home or even school house musuem – […]

Posted in Folk Art, Sold

Early 20th century folk art gaming carnival wheel 28 diameter

AN AWESOME carnival gaming wheel out of western PA! Wheel is 28″ in diameter! Wheel with pins is 1.5″ thick – total depth with red board in back is 4″ – Back board is 3′ long – original label for Federal importing company – Pittsburgh PA – still intact – Has original needle marker! Great […]

Posted in Carnival Wheel, Folk Art, Sold

19th century Banner weather vane – most likely Fiske, NY origin

Original gold gilt on banner weathervane with strong likeness to one shown in Fiske catalog. Bought from a fellow dealer in Maine – this beautiful piece had a hand hammered base created for it – Measures 38.5″ long. Just the vane is 20″ high and on the stand, 42.5″ high. Great form with scrollwork and […]

Posted in Folk Art, Sold, Weathervane

c1903 HARDWARE store bolt & screw cabinet w/72 draws

This is a 72 drawer all original old country store bolt and screw cabinet. Notice that this piece still has it’s original white porcelain knobs, and what is outstanding is the excellent condition of the original stenciling. The cabinet will spin around with a lazy susan mechanism giving you full access to all sides of […]

Posted in Folk Art, Furniture, Sold

Small black louvered gable end vent

Nice looking gable end vent – fixed louvers – unique construction and great size – wonderful decor piece. Found in Maine on a recent trip – measures 25.5″ long is 8.5″ high x 2.5″ thick. Mid 19th century – possibly earlier. SOLD

Posted in Folk Art, Gables, Sold