paint decorated dome top box SOLD
- This early box has the best paint decoration. I especially love the painted on faux iron strapwork on the corners, the escutcheon, etc.
- Nice muted color, good dry surface All original hardware complete.
- Lovely "grandma note" inside with the history of this box on a Weare NH farm.
- Round nails, likely mid 1800s, likely made in Scandinavia.
- Measures 10" x 6 1/2" x 5 1/2".
- Inventory #TR 356.
native American maple scoop $195. with free shipping
- This early Native American scoop has the most luscious patina, just years of use .
- Nice carved end to keep the scoop from slipping in the soup.
- Measures 10 1/2" long.
- Inventory #TR 336
Very large lignum vitae mortar sold
- This large mortar must surely have been used by an apothecary, too big for a home I'm thinking.
- Heavy old lignum vitae wood, normally only used for professional mortars, and also on ships.
- A few age cracks, one goes through. Original large pestle. Likely quite early, possibly 18th C.
- Measures 8 1/2" in diameter, 9" tall, and 11 1/2" tall with pestle as displayed.
- Inventory #TR 355
burl covered sugar $425. with free shipping
- This covered burl sugar has just the best natural dark patina. The base is for sure tight burl, can't really tell about the lid, surface so dark.
- The lid fits into little slots on the inside, so it can turn on and stay tight. The chip carving on the edges of the top and bottom show you where to line it up!
- Some fine age cracks that do no go through.
- Measures 4 1/2" x 3 1/2" in diameter.
- Inventory #TR 301
blue and blue pine chest $365. plus shipping
- This lovely old storage chest is all original, hinges, molding etc.
- Nice coat of dry dark blue paint over a lighter blue paint, lots of wear and patina.
- Measures 21" x 11"x 7 12/2"
- Inventory #TR 316
Very small pease container $295 with free shipping
- This very small covered container is one of those Pease boxes, very very finely and thinly turned containers.
- Nice old dark dry surface, perfect old condition.
- Measures 3" in diameter and 3 1/2" tall.
- Inventory #TR 318
midnight blue wall box $395. with free shipping
- I hope you can see the beautiful dark blue original dry paint all over this walnut wallbox. Just great!
- Big fat square nails, nice squared off design. No it does not taper, I just can't shoot straight!
- Small chip off bottom of side, see pics. Otherwise lovely old condition.
- Measures 9" x 5" x 5".
- Inventory #TR 308