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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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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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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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Stahl Redware Cat

Redware cat made and decorated by Russell Stahl of the Stahl Pottery, Powder Valley, PA. This folky cat is signed and dated and is in excellent original condition. Height - 4".

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Carved Owl

Wonderfully executed barn owl with original polychrome painted surface. This fine carving dates to the mid twentieth century. The center shaft of the perch is mortised through the base. Height - 13 inches.

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California Impressionist Painting

Impressionist painting by Charles Wesley Nicholson (American 1896-1955). Oil on canvas depicting California lupines and poppies with the Sierra Madre mountains in the background. Dimensions: Frame - 11 1/2" x 14 1/2", Sight - 8 1/2 x 12".

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Trinket Box

Lathe turned, lidded trinket or spice box in original blue painted surface. Excellent condition with only a minor shrinkage crack on the base. Width - 3", Height, 2 1/8".

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Paint Decorated Dry Sink

This exceptional Central Pennsylvania pine dry sink with original paint decorated surface is one of the best we have ever owned. It exhibits square nailed construction with a canted, dovetailed well, over two dovetailed drawers, over two mortised and pinned doors. The top has a dry scrubbed surface that carries over to the front board of the well. The sides are paint decorated with the tree of life. Circa 1840-1860. Length - 41", Width - 19", Height 36".

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Butter Box

Rare Southeastern PA butter box made of walnut. Dovetailed case with a two piece lid that is chamfered and exhibits a center stabilizing spline that is dovetailed into each lid section. The interior of the box contains five removable sections. The box retains it's original hand wrought handle. Dimensions - 19 x 18 x 6 inches.

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PA Walnut Tavern Table

Pennsylvania walnut tavern table with a single board removable pinned top, a dovetailed drawer with it's original knob and gracefully splayed legs terminating in pad feet. White pine and poplar secondary woods. Entirely original. Height 29". Top 34"x23".

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Game Wheel

Early to mid twentieth century game wheel with a punchy Art Deco style painted surface. The colors are bright and crisp. Nice smaller size with a diameter of 22 inches. It comes with a custom made wall mount.

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James Seagreaves Bird

Ceramic folk art bird made by James C Seagreaves (1923-1997) of Breiningsville, PA. Circa 1985. Rare blue and violet decoration. Mint condition. Height - 6"

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