Category Archives: Folk Art

FOLK ART 20th century GAMING carnival WHEEL Williamsville, NY origin 47″ dia.

Early 20th century Gaming – Carnival wheel Absolutely gorgeous piece – stored for 40+ years in Western NY – came out of an estate where priests or ministers would use this and another fabulous wheel for carnvials. GREAT graphic detail. LARGE nolts & nuts used – ALL intact! Measures 47.5″ diamter – very pleasing visual […]

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RARE – Early 20th century GAMING carnival WHEEL on 19th century wagon wheel 42.5″ dia.

RARE – Early 20th century Gaming – Carnival wheel Absolutely gorgeous piece – stored for 40+ years in Western NY – came out of an estate where priests or ministers would use this and another fabulous wheel for carnvials. Made on a 19th century wagon wheel – solid – and BRIGHT colors. Measures 42.5″ diamter […]

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HUGE wooden ANTIQUE letters CINCINNATI – 36″ high

Easily the largest antique letters we’ve had. Circa 1910-20′s vintage. They spell CINCINNATI – measure 36″ high. Many of the letters have old metal braces on backsides. The letters are solid with typical wear for 75+ year old salvaged components. SELLING INDIVIDUALLY! C – 37 x 27 x 1.25″ – $250/ea I – 36 x […]

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ANTIQUE rare CHICKEN incubator STAND table c19th century midwest origin 32 x 30″

Late 19th century – BUCKEYE chicken incubator table Salvaged/found in the midwest (OK or KS) I bought these from a dealer at the recent Brimfield Antiques fair. Two identical tables – both have wooden legs that screw into the base – have GREAT original finish. Each has some fabric that is clinging to the piece […]

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19th century WOODEN cherry or walnut BALLOT voting box NE CT origin dovetail 20″

Wonderful american primitive – WOODEN BALLOT BOX Great slotted design & detail – original heavy cast hardware handles on two sides. I believe this to be cherry or walnut. I bought this ballot box about fifteen years ago at an anitque show in Springfield, MA. I purchased it from a dealer who was from Norwich, […]

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19th century C F LENNAN ~ FANCY GROCERIES PA origin 14′ x 18″ sign single sided

C F LENNAN FANCY GROCERIES Awesome late 19th century sign found in PA 14′ long x 18.25″ high. 2 3/8″ on molded frame. Nice black lettering on white background – green wooden frame. Single board – Nice original dry surface! Single sided. Some wear on sign – tried to show detail in pictures – this […]

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FOLK ART 20th century GAMING carnival WHEEL w/stand FUNKY 18″ dia x 29.5″h stand

Great looking folk art carnival gaming wheel on stand. I bought this at the recent Brimfield show, some dealer friends brought it to me to review – Love the size & overall presentation of this one. Its been a while since I had one with a stand. Great bold colors on wheel. The flapper piece […]

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~RARE~ AMOS PETTIBONE oak case GLASS & POTTERY ballot box Green Mtn FALLS, CO

c1884 AMOS PETTIBONE ballot box by the National Ballot Co. Quartersawn oak case – glass top with brass fitting between pottery base – pottery base is from the Pittsburgh Pottery company in Pittsburgh, KS This ballot box was last used on April 3, 1962 in Green Mountain Falls, CO. Ballot box comes complete with three […]

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c1900 OIL ON canvas – GROVES – unsigned gilt frame 35.5″ x 26 5/8″ SE US?

Wonderful oil on canvas. I can not find a signature on the piece – it is signed on the back – GROVES – 21.75 x 30.5″ (that is the size of the canvas.) In GREAT shape – untouched, clean – and original gilt frame. I bought this from an antique dealer in Eastern, central NY […]

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19th century WOODEN CAPITAL COFFEE bin LANCASTER/Ephrata, PA 33 x 16 x 20″

An absolute gem of 19th century folk art – primitive – is spectacular condition. CLEAN all over – original stenciling, back side has box out of Lancaster, PA – and hand written below is Ephrata, PA. I’ve seen similar boxes over the years, but never one this clean and complete! Great original surface. Measures 33″ […]

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