Monthly Archives: January 2011

19th century Oak country store counter – 15′


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c1880′s E TUCKER & Sons sand & gold gilt sign 12′

Wonderful circa 1880′s black sand back ground and BRIGHT gold gilt lettering on this sign found in Southeastern CT. The E Tucker’s Sons Co. Signed by Skiff Came out of a private collection that goes back 45+ years! GREAT folk art piece! Sign measures 12′ x 13″ high x 1″ thick frame! Solid with no […]

Posted in Folk Art, Signs

c1920′s Miller’s Milk bottle sign Black POINT CT 48″

SUPER 1920′s vintage sign – Dist. for Miller’s Milk in a cream top bottle Black Point Market. Double sided sign – measures 48″ high is 20″ wide at widest bottom area – is 15″ wide at middle area and narrows to 12″ wide at top area. Has been re-touched with paint – done between 30-40 […]

Posted in Farm & Agriculture, Signs

c1880 W T KINGSBURY folk art sign 10′ CT origin

Circa 4th quarter 19th Century W T KINGSBURY sign. Super piece – solid, all wood – complete molded frame. Black sand background – much of it worn – Gold gilt lettering is also worn – sign has a SUPER look. Kingsbury is prominent name in Connecticut – sign from the Hartford region – and came […]

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c1880 SAND & GILT Alberts SHOES BOOTS sign Maine folk art

Awesome circa 1880 ALBERT’S Boots & Shoes sign from Kennebunkport Maine. HEAVY solid 1.5″ single board of wood – in EXCELLENT condition. Has four heavy original metal straps on back. Great black sand back ground with Gold gilt lettering and edge! Nice beveled edge. Great piece of folk art Would look great in so many […]

Posted in Folk Art, Signs, Sold, State of Maine

c1900 TOURIST accommodations meals & baths sign 27 x 15

c1900 Tourist BATH & MEAL accommodations sign. Double sided – one side more worn that the other – has great look – two early possibly original flat hangers on top corners. Measures 27.5 x 15.5 x .75″. Black lettering & white background! SOLD!

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Johnson’s Market – wooden raised letters 10′ – pretty sign!

Another wonderful sign out of a private collection of 40+ years – JOHNSON’S MARKET – wooden raised letters that measure 8″ high and approximately 7″ wide – total sign dimensions are 10′ x 16″ x 1.75″ – nice complete molded frame – white background with black letters provides for a GREAT contrast – nice crazing […]

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c1880 ECONOMY PA Manufacturing Creamery farm products sand sign

A wonderful single sided sign with large pine cleats on the back – great black sand background and nice folky graphics in the lettering. Out of PA estate – measures 86 x 29 x 1.75″ – nice complete molded frame – solid and clean! SOLD

Posted in Farm & Agriculture, Signs

c1930′s COKE Coca COLA porcelain sign

What a beauty – out of the UTICA NY region – measures 60 x 48 – for GEORGE’S PLACE – double sided – with very little wear – a good cleaning and this is a museum quality piece – old cast iron hinged hooks – this one looks 2000% better in person! SOLD

Posted in Coca-Cola, Signs

9′ ROSE INN sign with Brass Lettering

Early 20th century 9 foot long sign (13″ high x 2.25″) with great thick molded frame and applied brass letters (8″ high) – has super decor look – possible movie prop? Super piece in solid condition! SOLD

Posted in Signs, Tourism