Monthly Archives: November 2011

c1840 ORIGINAL school house BLACKboard 98″ L x 32.5″H – three wide pine boards

HUGE old school house chalkboard / BLACK BOARD – constructed in wood design with bread board ends. Lots of written patina on the surface of this one. Notes it may be as early as 1834 – I would easily date to 1840 vintage. No chalk tray here – but unusual long – 98″ size. Measures […]

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Late 19th CENTURY country store counter PANELED w corbels 147″L x 32″ h x 25″d

GREAT looking country store counter, dating last quarter of the 19th century. Was recently used in a reproduction wood/furniture shop. This piece was upstairs in a barn. Wonderful paneled design, finished on both ends, nice bracketed detail. NEVER PAINTED – has old dry, crackled finish (NEEDS A GOOD CLEANING!) Top has wear – could be […]

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GORGEOUS 2 piece GOTHIC leaded STAIN glass church WINDOW set 40″w x 80″ tall

The colors and detail on this set are amazing. Out of a church in central CT – circa 1880′s vintage. Has wonderful yellow, amber, green, & purple colors in the glass. Frames are rock solid – there are three small hair line cracks (as shown in second to last picture!) Sashes are 40.75″ wide x […]

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19th century grain painted ME tool OR blanket box 36″L

Great looking 19th century box. Tool chest or blanket box. Has NO insert – has the best grain paint design and what I’ve seen referred to as a vinegar paint pattern. Box is solid & in excellent condition. Clean! Box measures 36.75″ long is 20″ high & 17″ deep. Great primitive piece! $695

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SCHOOL HOUSE chalkboard slate TABLE top SALVAGEd porch post legs REPURPOSED 99″L

Salvaged schoolhouse chalkboards – circa 1920 from a Brooklyn, NY schoolhouse – repurposed into TABLE TOPS! Bases of tables made from round porch columns OR SQUARE porch piers – circa 1880′s vintage. Old crackled white paint on bases. Slate is laid on 1″ MDF boards – wrapped with old victorian moldings! This edge molding has […]

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c1900-20 country store CABINET island MULTI drawer BEAD board back 81 x 33 x 34″

Circa 1900 – COUNTRY store cabinetry. GREAT for a kitchen island. MULTI draw style, bead board back – & a hidden door (on right side) Original varnish – looks as if the top may have been painted at one point – this was sanded at one point. Missing some baseboard – but do have a […]

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