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Halloween Black Cat Jack O' Lantern

Large Halloween black cat jack o' lantern candy container. Circa 1920. Made of paper mache with black flocking cover the cat's head. Most likely of German origin. Excellent original condition with as expected minor ware. Height - 8".

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Mochaware Cup

English pearl ware slip-marbled cup with applied handle. Good crisp colors with no restoration. Faint age appropriate crazing otherwise in excellent condition. Circa 1830. Height 2 1/2”.

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Miniature Buttocks Basket

Rare 19th century miniature woven buttocks basket in original red paint. This little beauty has an excellent oxidized surface with no breaks or repairs. Width- 3 -/8 inches.

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English Pearlware Mocha Mug

English pearlware mochaware mug with cats-eye decoration between double banding top and bottom. Excellent original condition. Height 4".

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Antique German Krampus

Extremely rare German made paper mache krampus, also known as the Christmas devil, with candy container. The krampus was a horned beast who punished naughty children at Christmas. Circa 1910. Excellent original condition. Height - 15.5".

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Holloway Bird Tree

Rare bird tree made by John Holloway of West Creek, NJ in the style of 19th century carver Schtockschnitzler Simmons. Eight folky hand carved birds with original poly-chrome painted surface on a sassafras branch. Wonderful form and surface. Signed JRH. Height - 18".

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Mocha Lidded Vegetable Bowl

Rare English mocha lidded vegetable bowl. Excellent form with footed base, applied handles and rouletting on both the base and the lid. Desirable decoration with black and white banding on the base, shoulder and lid, cats-eyes, and seaweed patterns. Restoration to inner rim of lid. Width - 10", Height - 8".

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Miniature Wood Duck

Well executed carved and hand painted miniature wood duck. It is unsigned and dates to the 1960's or earlier. Excellent form and surface. Height - 3 7/8 inches.

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Frank Finney Hummingbird

Ruby-throated hummingbird carved and painted by Frank Finney of Cape Charles, VA. This is one of his earlier works dating to the 1990's. It is unsigned but it is guaranteed to be made him. Height - 5 3/8 inches.

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Wallpaper Box

Oval wallpaper box of Pennsylvania origin with blue paper and black and white geometric decoration. Circa 1830. Width - 3 1/2 inches. Ex Richard Flanders Smith collection.

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Shaker Bentwood Box

Oval Shaker three fingered pantry box with original blue painted surface. Found in southern New Hampshire. Length - 4 inches. Minor non- visible loss to rim of the bottom section.

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Barber Pole

Late 19th century barber pole with second polychrome painted surface. Excellent form and condition with original mounting bracket. Length - 32 inches.

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Painted Pantry Box

Excellent small 19th century fingered pantry box with original light green painted surface. Excellent condition with age appropriate wear. Diameter - 2 1/8 inches. Perfect for the top of a stack.

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Holloway Bird Tree

Rare bird tree made by John Holloway of West Creek, NJ in the style of 19th century carver Schtockschnitzler Simmons. Six folky birds with original polychrome painted surface positioned on a sassafras branch. Excellent presentation and form. Signed JRH on the base. Height - 19".

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Small Baltimore Stoneware Pitcher

Rare, small size Baltimore, MD stoneware pitcher with a footed base and applied handle. Profusely decorated with a central cobalt hanging tulip surrounded by swags. Professional repair to a crack on the right side. Height - 7 inches.

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