Miniature Painted Gathering Basket
Pennsylvania miniature gathering basket with original red painted surface. Late 19th century. No breaks or splits. Expected minor wear with paint loss on the handle. Width - 3 1/2 inches.
German Christmas Candy Containers
German made Christmas candy containers circa 1930’s. Many of them are marked “German” on the bases. All are in excellent condition with very minor wear if any. The largest Santa with the green coat is 7” tall as a point of reference.
Prices - $200 to $550
German Halloween Devil Jack O Lantern
Rare, small German made Devil Halloween Jack O Lantern dating to the 1930’s. Excellent condition with virtually no wear. Original paper insert and wire handle. Marked Germany on base. Height - 3 inches.
German Black Cat Halloween Lantern
German made Halloween Black Cat Jack O Lantern dating to the 1930’s. Excellent condition. Original paper inserts and wire handle. Marked Made In Germany on base. There is a very small tear to the paper in the left eye. Height - 3 1/2 inches.
Mid 19th century Shaker sieve made of maple in original red lipstick paint with a finely woven reed strainer. This piece is in a wonderful state of preservation with no losses to the circular maple painted frame or the woven strainer. It was found in Lowell, Massachusetts but most likely is of New Hampshire origin.
Width - 10", Height 4 1/2".
Starburst Butter Print
Circa 1850 hand carved starburst butter print. Nice dry, scrubbed surface. Made without a handle. Diameter - 3 3/4”. Width - 1 1/2”.
Mid 19th century chalkware garniture with original polychrome painted surface. Desirable yellow base. Height - 14", Width 10".
Painted Pantry Box
Nineteen century oval pantry box with original oxidized green panted surface. Lapped fingered construction with copper tacks. Excellent condition inside and out with no restoration. Length 5 1/2”. Height 2 1/2”.
Small Fingered Pantry Boxes
Nineteenth century fingered pantry boxes in original painted surface. Both boxes are in excellent condition with only minor age appropriate wear. Red - 3 1/4” in diameter. Yellow- 2” in diameter.