Folk Art

19th Century Copper Eagle Weathervane On Ball With Arrow
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19th Century Copper Eagle Weathervane On Ball With Arrow

19th century copper eagle weathervane mounted on ball with arrow. Has a solid zinc head and arrow. Very well made with fantastic untouched verdigris surface with one small bullet hole.

I do have a picture of this on the barn before it was taken off of that can be sent via email if desired.

Dimensions: Measures overall 18" across by 17" tall.

$2,995.00 (item #34577)

Folk Art Wooden Whirligig With Old Crusty Painted Surface
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Folk Art Wooden Whirligig With Old Crusty Painted Surface

Painted Whirligig with old crusty surface and is a nice small size. Made of pine with metal center section. Probably dates to the late 20's or early 30's and is complete with no damage.

Square pine piece on the base is removable and is there so it makes a flat surface to mount on a wall bracket.

Dimensions: Measures overall 14.5" wide with the blades measuring 9 5/8" across.

$895.00 (item #34622)

19th Century Three Dimensional Painted Metal Running Horse Weathervane
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19th Century Three Dimensional Painted Metal Running Horse Weathervane

Large three dimensional painted metal running horse weathervane with flaring mane and tail.

Great one of a kind vane with an old dry painted surface and most likely made by a blacksmith or farmer.

Dimensions: Measures overall 40" wide X 22" tall

$3,695.00 (item #34525)

1890's Decorated Childs Sled With Old Crusty Painted Surface
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1890's Decorated Childs Sled With Old Crusty Painted Surface

Early child's sled with unusual untouched painted decoration.Very colorful and in very good condition.

Probably made by Hunt-Helm Ferris & Co. of Harvard, Ill.

Dimensions: Measures 36" long X 10" wide.

$795.00 (item #34554)

Cast Iron Painted Nebraska Hanchett Bull Simpson Windmill Weight Co.
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Cast Iron Painted Nebraska "Hanchett" Bull Simpson Windmill Weight Co.

Hanchett Bull windmill weight with original old painted surface including owners ranch branding mark.

Great condition and surface and has an old professionally repaired left ear that is not an issue.

Dimensions: Measures overall 13.5" long X 12.5" tall.

$2,325.00 (item #34582)

19th Century Vermont Marble Trinket Box Applied Multi Color Diamonds
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19th Century Vermont Marble Trinket Box Applied Multi Color Diamonds

Early walnut trinket or jewlrey box with Vermont marble inset on all sides plus different color marble diamond cutouts applied to all sides.

Original lock intact along with deep blue velvet lined interior. Top has a small chip on one corner along with a tight crack that might disappear with a cleaning.

Dimensions: Measures 9" across X 5.5" deep X 4.75" tall.

$775.00 (item #14418)

19th Century Primitive Folk Art Pastel Painting With House And Figures
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19th Century Primitive Folk Art Pastel Painting With House And Figures

Folky painting on board that appears to to a pastel but could also be crayon. Very primitive and includes three figures with one that appears to be an Indian with headdress.

Pine frame with original backboards and square nails was repainted a flat black.

Dimensions: Measures overall 20.5" X 26.75". Sight Size 17.5" X 23.5"

$895.00 (item #24491)

19th Century A.F. Parkhurst Clothing Wooden Pine Trade Sign
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19th Century A.F. Parkhurst Clothing Wooden Pine Trade Sign

Small 19th Century Clothing Trade Sign. Has an old weathered crusty surface that at one time had a white painted background that has since all but disappeared.

Still has a square nail visible where it was once attached to the outside of a building.

Dimensions: Measures 7.75" X 30" X 3/8"

$325.00 (item #04252)

Cast Iron Shooting Gallery Target Shaped In The Form Of A Pipe
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Cast Iron Shooting Gallery Target Shaped In The Form Of A Pipe

Shooting galley target in the shape of a pipe.

Dimensions: Measures overall 5.5" long

$95.00 (item #14367b)

Large19th Century Painted Tin Tray With Early Sailing Ship & American Flag
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Large19th Century Painted Tin Tray With Early Sailing Ship & American Flag

Large painted tin tray with wonderful painted center section depicting one ship at sail,another under attack and another with people in a life boat.

Has stenciling around outer edge of painting and along outer edge of tray that is worn but still visible. Has not been cleaned and there are drips that look like an old varnish?

Dimensions: Measures 20"X26"

$395.00 (item #14421)

Early19th Century Primitive Wooden Duck Decoy With Hand Wrought Iron Weight
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Early19th Century Primitive Wooden Duck Decoy With Hand Wrought Iron Weight

Primitive 19th Century solid one piece carved duck decoy with hand wrought iron weight and early nails.

Great old as found dry painted surface with brass tack eyes.

Dimensions: Measures overall 17.75" long.

$365.00 (item #14422)

Important Miniature Signed New York Blind Cabinetmaker Empire Chest
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Important Miniature Signed New York Blind Cabinetmaker Empire Chest

Fancy Canajoharie New York miniature Empire three drawer chest. Marked on the back and inside the top drawer: Peter VanEvera "A Blind Man" at Mapletown N.Y.

Has ripple moldings and an old crusty varnish surface with what appears to be the original mirror and backboard. (I have United States Federal Census info on him starting in 1850 when he was 16 through age 38 listing him as blind and his occupation as a cabinetmaker.)

Dimensions: Measures 10 1/2" wide by 7" deep by 15 1/2 including mirror.

$1,995.00 (item #94215)

19th Century Fancy Decorated Wooden Box With Colorful Oil Cloth Covering
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19th Century Fancy Decorated Wooden Box With Colorful Oil Cloth Covering

Wooden document box covered with colorful oilcloth and wallpapered interior.

Has an interesting hand written note attached to the interior lid along with an unusual lock dated 1845

Dimensions: Measures 10" wide X 6" deep X 4" tall.

$295.00 (item #04298)

19th Century Paint Decorated Pine Dome Top Box
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19th Century Paint Decorated Pine Dome Top Box

Early 19th century paint decorated dome top box of unusual size. Originally had early snipe wire hinges that were broken with use and replaced with brass butt hinges early in its life.

An old crack along the top has been reinforced and the hasp is broken.

Dimensions: Measures 20 wide x 9 deep x 8.5 tall.

$695.00 (item #14381)

19th Century Yellow Painted Wooden Childs Round Hoop Toy
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19th Century Yellow Painted Wooden Childs Round Hoop Toy

Victorian era child's wooden hoop toy painted a dry yellow.

Dimensions: Measures 28 1/2" across X 1 3/8" wide X 1/4" thick.

$295.00 (item #04282)

19th Century Primitive Wooden Folk Art Weathervane
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19th Century Primitive Wooden Folk Art Weathervane

Well worn folky wooden Banner Weathervane. As found straight from local barn. Some worn paint remains and there are a few old bullet holes.

Dimensions: Measures overall 38" long X 18 " tall not including wooden base.

$595.00 (item #092673)

Large Carved And Painted Wooden Duck Decoy
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Large Carved And Painted Wooden Duck Decoy

Wooden carved and painted working duck decoy with glass eyes and wonderful dry painted surface. Original lead weight intact with owners name written in black paint. Has some minor paint loss on the head.

Measures18" long X 8" tall X 7" through the center.
$695.00 (item #04255)

Wooden Millinery Trade Sign Gold Lettering Over Black Sand Surface
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Wooden Millinery Trade Sign Gold Lettering Over Black Sand Surface

Large pine Millinery trade sign from New Hampshire store. Molded edge with Gold lettering and black sand background.

19th century trade sign in wonderful as found condition. Was originally mounted on an early Peterborough N.H. storefront.

Dimensions: Measures 11" 8" x 19"

$2,395.00 (item #84074)