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Very Nice Small Size Flax Comb

This tool, used in weaving to split and straighten the flax fibers by pulling them through
the comb, has several names depending on region including hetchel, hatchel and flax comb.
This is an unusually nice one as well as unusually small. It is only 12 inches in total length.
It uses all square nails and has a wonderful tin covering with 2 diamond shaped tin pieces
at each end of the top. The nails are about 4 inches high from the wooden base.
Click picture to see all 9 photos.

Item #3496              $125

Diminutive Hand Made Slaw Cutter

This 19th C. slaw cutter has a cut-out handle, wonderful
shaped top and feet, excellent warm patina and early nails.
In addition to all of that it is a very unusual small size
measuring 13 H 4 W and 1 D.
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Item #3135              $145

Small Oval Lapped Finger Pantry Box

This desirable 19th C. small size oval box measures 6 by 4 inches and is 2 inches
high. It has a nice warm natural patina with 2 opposing finger laps, one on the body and
one on the lid. There is an age related loss on the lid and a very minor partial loss of inner
height, about inch, which cannot be seen when the lid is on. Both of these are included
in the pictures and are not significant.
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Item #3044              $195

Maple Grain Scoop

A very appealing country store grain or flour scoop made of maple with a nicely
formed handle. It is made in one piece. It appears to have been refinished so does
not show wear but instead has a rich looking patina and glow to it. It is approximately
14 inches in total length and 5 in. wide. Early 20th C.
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Item #3480              $120

Small Round Maple Box with Lid

A fantastic looking round covered box with its original lid having a nicely formed
finial. Its a figural hard wood probably maple. We believe this dates no earlier than
the late 19th C or early 20th C. It measures 3 inches high to the top of the finial and
is 5 inches in diameter.
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Item #3479              $210

Green Painted Shaker Wooden Bucket

This is a well made Shaker wooden bucket with 2 sheet iron metal bands, wooden handgrip,
and metal bale with the classic Shaker sheet iron bale plates. Green paint is old and possibly
a second paint over an original red. Its in very tight excellent condition and measures 11
inches high. The top diameter is 13 inches.
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Item #3530              $195

Paint Decorated Wooden Bucket

This is a very nice 19th C. mustard colored grain painted bucket with a wire bale
handle and 2 wire bands. It measures only 7 inches tall to its rim and has a
10 inch diameter. Its in very good original condition. A very neat country
bucket in a great smaller size.
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Item #2436              $145

Pair of Brass Candlesticks

Early to mid 19th C. nicely shaped and elegant brass candlesticks. They have shaped
corners and a circular stepped base with ringed columns. Their 10 inch height gives them
a very nice presence. In very good condition.
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Item #3519              $180

Tiger Maple Foot Stool

This tiger maple foot stool has a mortised top and nicely shaped and splayed legs.
The top measures 14 X 6 inches and it is 7 inches high. Nicely figured maple.
The narrow lateral strips below the top are original but are not maple, were not sure
what the wood is. If youre building a stack the splayed legs also measure 14 apart.
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Item #3495              $350

Wallpaper Covered Large Oval Box - Dated 1847

This storage box is in excellent condition and has a very nice decorative embossed type wallpaper
covering. The box bottom and top lid are made from poplar or pine. The interior, including the
inside of the lid, is totally lined with a Nov. 1847 newspaper from Mifflintown PA. It measures
16 X 12 in. and is 11 in. high. Seldom find these boxes in such good condition.
Click picture to see all 11 photos.

Item #3473              $460

Colorful Small Store Tobacco Bin - Utica NY

This is an unusual and possibly unique store tobacco bin. It has a top lid, 3 sided pierced gallery
and very graphic gold letters with gold shadowing on a wonderful red tin background. It measures
13 wd, 9 dp, and 11 in. ht. The center cartouche says H.T. Millers Fine Cut Tobacco, Utica NY.
There was a Henry T. Miller in Utica in the mid 19th C. who was quite probably a storekeeper. Its
in very good condition.
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Item #3452              $380

Early Grain Painted Document Box

This is an early 19th C. dovetailed document box with the best grain painted surface.
The condition of the box is excellent. It retains its old lock mechanism (no key) and
superb original bail handle. ht. 7 , wd. 15, dp. 10 in.
Click picture to see all 9 photos.

Item #2806              $425

Early Tapered, Grain Painted & Dovetailed Violin Case

A delightful and unusual tapering country violin case. In addition to the wonderful dovetails
and red grain painted surface, the maker painted a violin and bow on the inside of the lid. It
has a curved and overhanging top lid, original hinges and lock, leather handle and early nails
plus the applied interior molding has chamfered sections so the instrument would fit in the case
exactly. It had a small wire clasp which is missing. Measures 30 L, 9 W at one end and 6 W
at the other and 5 high. Dating to the 2nd H. 19th C. and pine.
Click picture to see all 9 photos.

Item #3381              $225

Grey Painted Wooden Bowl

A large early footed wooden bowl measuring
15 - 16 in diameter and 5 high with its
original grey paint. There is one vertical age
crack (see pic) which measures 3 long.
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Item #3085              $325

Stenciled FIGS Lidded Oak Pantry Box

Excellent oak lidded pantry box in a mellow warm natural wood color. Stenciled
on the top is 100 Selected No.1 FIGS. Its in very good condition with wooden
peg and copper nail construction. Diameter is 7 and height is 3
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Item #2894              $150

Large Early Sap Bucket

An unusually large and tall staved sap bucket with its original red surface
and original metal bands and top wire hook used for hanging on the tree.
Measures 12 inches tall. Top diameter is 12 inches and bottom diameter
is 10 inches. Excellent original condition. Late 19th/Early 20th C.
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Item #3284              $175

Adams Blue & White Pitcher and Bowl

Blue printed earthenware in a stylized blue onion pattern. This matching
pitcher and bowl both have the incised Adams Warranted Staffordshire
mark dating it to 1804 1840. A beautiful set in excellent condition.
Bowl is 13 in diameter and 5 high. The pitcher is 9 high.
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Item #3292              $220

Dry Measure in Red Wash - 8 Quart Size

Great surface and condition on this 19th C. stenciled 8 quart
dry measure. Original mellow red wash surface and early
square wooden peg construction. Height is 6 inches and
outside diameter is 11 inches.
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Item #3143              $160