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Carved Wooden Eagle

Mid twentieth century carved eagle with an American shield made by the Artistic Carving Co of Boston, Mass. Excellent original condition. Width - 36", Height - 9". Photos 603-1 (primary) and 603-3 secondary.

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Old Saybrook Wildfowler Widgeons

Fantastic and rare pair of Old Saybrook Wildfowler widgeons in original untouched surface. Dating to the late 1930's, they were made for and used by the Orville Reed Right Gun Club of Back Bay, Virginia. Each of the birds are branded ORR on their backs and bottoms. They are pitchered on page 106 of Henry A. Fleckenstein's book American Factory Decoys. Length - 13 1/2".

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Hudson River School Painting

Unsigned Hudson River School oil on canvas depicting two men with a sailboat along the shoreline and numerous sailboats on the horizon. Circa 1870. Possibly original period frame. Provenance - Ex Michael Schnall collection. Sight - 22 x 16".

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J.W. Fiske Weathervane

Ethan Allen running horse weathervane attributed to the J. W. Fiske Co., New York City, NY. Full body molded copper with a cast iron head. Original verdigris patinated surface with one bullet hole repair. Mounted on a contemporary iron stand. Circa 1880. Length - 31".

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Bob White Pintail Decoy

Pintail decoy carved and painted by Bob White of Tullytown, PA. This decoy dates to the 1970's and is in excellent original condition. It is signed on the bottom with Bob's signature thin copper tag he used back then. Length - 18 1/2".

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Carved Rattlesnake

Nicely carved rattlesnake made out of walnut and signed on the base W. (Wam) Hollingsworth, 1971. Inscribed "Diamonds in the rough". Mr. Hollingsworth was a member of the Cherokee Cattaraugus Indian Reservation of Seneca, NY. Width - 13".

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Frank Finney Dove

Dove carved and painted by noted Capeville, Va folk artist Frank Finney. It is in excellent condition and is signed on the base with his signature ink stamp he used in the 1980's. Height - 5".

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Amos Shontz Painting

Signed oil on canvas by Amos Shontz (American - 20th century) of a large barn oil. Dimensions - 13 1/2" x 11" sight.

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Carved Swan

Gracefully carved hollow body swan with original scratch coat painted surface. It dates to the mid twentieth century and is signed Bowden on the bottom. Minor shrinkage cracks and paint wear. Length - 25", Height - 21".

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Medinger Redware Vase

Redware vase made by Jacob Medinger (1856-1932) of Neiffer, Limerick Township, Montgomery County, PA. The Medinger pottery was founded by Jacob's father William in 1872 and remained functional until Jacob's kiln related accidental death in 1932. There are two small chips to the footed base that do not distract from the piece's presentation. Height - 9".

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Stahl Redware Cat

Redware cat with excellent polychrome glaze made by the Stahl Pottery in Powder valley, PA. This is the only Stahl animal figure I have ever seen with this variation of color in the glaze. It is signed on the bottom "Made by R.R. Stahl 11/20/51" Height - 4".

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Daub Easton PA Stoneware Jug

Easton, PA four gallon stoneware jug made by the H. G. Daub factory with their signature sunflower decoration. Excellent condition with no significant chips, hairlines or repairs. There are a few shallow chips on the spout. Height - 16".

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Medinger Redware Pitcher

Redware water or milk pitcher made by Jacob Medinger of Limerick Township, Montgomery County, PA circa 1920. The Medinger Pottery was founded by Jacob's father William in 1872 and remained operational until Jacob's kiln related death in 1932. Exceptional form and glaze with the signature Medinger ribbed handle and coggled rim, neck and shoulder. A really good and somewhat rare example of Medinger pottery. Height - 11 1/2".

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Mocha Pepper Pot

English pearl ware mocha pepper pot with cats eye and earthworm decoration. Good crisp colors. Early minor repair to the footed base. Height - 5".

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Remmey Stoneware Pitcher

Richard C. Remmey, Philadelphia one gallon stoneware pitcher with the signature Remmey cobalt blue decoration. Circa 1875. Excellent overall condition. Height - 11".

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Remmey Stoneware Crock

Large five gallon stoneware crock attributed to the Remmey factory of Philadelphia. Good cobalt blue drooping bellflower decoration and "V" stamp. Circa 1875. Height - 15".

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PA Redware Charger

Pennsylvania redware charger with coggled rim and excellent slip decoration. There is one minor flea bite to the rim but otherwise is in excellent condition. Width 11 1/4".

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Native American Elm Burl Bowl

Large Native American elm burl bowl from the Eastern Great Lakes region, possibly made by the Ojibwa tribe. The bowl dates to the 1720-1750 period and exhibits a wonderful flared form and a surface that speaks to it's age. This rare Native American piece is in pristine overall condition. Length (at the top) - 18", Width (at the top) - 13". Height - 6".

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Treen Decorated Cup

Treenware paint decorated cup from the collection of Foster and Murial McCarl of Beaver Falls, PA. This piece was lathe turned and retains it's original painted surface. Height - 6 3/4".

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Lancaster County Baby Cradle

Child's baby cradle from Lancaster County, PA with original red painted surface. Excellent form with dovetailed construction, half heart scalloping at both ends, bold lollipop terminals, and well proportioned rockers. This wonderful piece would be a great addition to any doll or folk art collection. Height - 8", Length - 13", Width - 6 ¾".

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Miniature Reflector Lamp

Late 18th or early 19th century tin miniature reflector lamp with original glass in the reflector, and original reservoir cap and chain. This example is a rare small size and would be an excellent addition to any miniature lighting collection. Height - 4".

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Miniature Andirons

Pair of miniature cast iron andirons with an excellent surface dating to the mid 19th century. Height 6".

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Miniature Betty Lamp

Rare tin miniature Betty lamp in excellent original condition. This little gem dates to the early to mid 19th century. Height - 2 3/4".

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David Pullen's Snuff Box

Brass snuff box in the form of a heart with the owner's name, David Pullen, inscribed on the lid. Apparently David liked to hunt as evidenced by the folky presentation of a horse and rider and the inscription "HUNTING". The box itself is probably of English origin. The first Pullen family members in America date back to 1681 in Maryland. Size - 3 3/4".

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Small Parrot Doorstop

Late nineteenth century cast iron parrot doorstop in original, untouched painted surface. Height - 6 1/2".

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