Private Collection #2
large needlepoint old homestead $750. plus shipping
- Amazing piece of needlepoint, very detailed depiction of The Old Homestead
- Look at the softly graduated colors in the sky.
- A few stitches missing here and there, mostly in the siding.
- Nice period lemon gold frame.
- Measures 23" x 19"
colorful antique band sampler $450. plus shipping
- These early narrow samplers are called band samplers.
- This one has a house and an improbably large bird. Great color retention.
- Measures 10 1/2" x 18"
oval wallpaper box w/president van Buren $545. plus shipping
- This nice early wallpaper box has a soft mustard and green pattern. But makes it possibly unique is the picture of President Van Buren on top.
- Nice old condition, the bottom is made of thin wood with wallpaper, the top is cardboard with matching wallpaper. As originally made.
- Measures 7" x 12" x 4".
small wallpaper dometop box $295. with free shipping
- This very small little dometop box comes complete with original tin latch.
- Original hinges. Nice Grandma note inside.
- Measures 5" x 2 1/2" x 2 1/2".
large wallpaper covered school exercise book SOLD
- This large example of a wallpaper covered book is a school child's exercise book. Dated 1836
- Look at all the calligraphy inside, and look at the bright colors on the outside.
- Measures 8" x 13".
medium wallpaper book $175. with free shipping
- This medium sized wallpaper covered book is used as a scrapbook, with newspaper clippings bound inside.
- Measures 9" x 5".
smallest wallpaper book $175. with free shipping
- This smallest of the wallpaper covered book has a subtle grey print. It also is a scrapbook.
- Measures 9" x 3".
cut paper decorated box $475. with free shipping
- This a very unusual box. The person cut out dozens, or hundreds of tiny pieces of colored paper, and pasted them on this box in a delightful floral pattern.
- Look at all the intricate work.
- Measures 5" in diameter and 3 1/4"tall.
miniature brass andirons $450. with free shipping
- This darling pair of miniature andirons are exact copies of the bigger lemon top ones.
- Same hand construction, lathe turned bodies, cast feet and backs. Just wonderful.
- They measure 5 1/2" tall and 4 1/2" deep.