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BETTY LAMP-PUTNEY

YELLOW WARE BOWL WITH RARE GREEN SEAWEED BAND

A great looking yellow ware bowl with a rare and exquisite  applied green seaweed band in excellent condition. Note the condition of the rounded semi- bulbous lip and raised foot. The bowl is in outstanding condition with no chips, hairlines or repairs.
Dimensions: 10 1/4" Diameter, 5 1/4" Height  
List Price:$500

19th CENTURY SPONGEWARE PITCHER -#52

A blue spongeware pitcher with blue sponging all around, on handle and on rim. The pitcher has a small chip on base (see photo) and a floater attached to the side (see photo). The overall condition is very good with no  other cracks or chips. (CARL)
Height: 9"
SOLD

RARE & EARLY WOODEN BARBERS (BLEEDERS) POLE

This is a rare and early wooden Barbers (Bleeders) pole. Note the traditional red and white stripes which dates back to the time when the barber was the local surgeon due to the fact that he had the sharp instruments. The red represents the blood and the white represents the bandages and the pole advertised that the proprietor was a barber and a surgeon! The sign can be hung on a wall using the wrought iron hand forged bracket. The paint is all original and maintains much of its original color. This unusual and rare barber’s pole is in excellent condition. (KETE)Dimensions: 40”L, 5 1/4”W (At widest point)List Price: $750

19th CENTURY SPONGEWARE PITCHER -#51

A wonderful blue sponge ware pitcher
A blue spongeware pitcher with blue sponging all around, on handle and on rim. The pitcher has a small blemish on the side (see second photo) which is a result of foreign matter in clay which burned in kiln.The  overall condition is very good with no cracks or chips. (CARL)
Height: 9"
SOLD

EARLY SCHOOL SLATE

REMEMBER THOSE DAYS WHEN YOU DID ALL YOUR WORK ON A PIECE OF SLATE. THIS IS A WELL MADE SCHOOL SLATE WITH BRASS CORNER SUPPORTS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. (BETE)
DIMENSIONS: 12 5/8" x 8 5/8"
List Price: $175

EARLY "STITCHERY LETTER" FROM SISTER TO SISTER

A BEAUTIFUL AND THOUGHTFUL "STITCHERY" LETTER BETWEEN TWO SISTERS WHEN ONE SISTER WAS MOVING  (CTKE)
List Price: $675

UNIQUE JERRY MARTIN HAND MADE LAMP

What makes this hand made working lamp so unique is that it was made from vintage lard containers. It has a great look and as you can see from the photos the height of the shade is adjustable. (AOTK)
Dimensions: 18” H x 71/4” DIA.
List Price: $575

SHORE BIRD ON DRIFTWOOD

A nicely designed presentation of a shore bird on a piece of driftwood. The painting of the bird is well done and the bird sits well on the driftwood. Love the beak! (LDLE)
List Price: $325

SNOWBIRDS 1800s

Cast iron plates of many designs on iron straps are SNOWBIRDS FROM THE 1800s. Anchored by the holes to roof edges under materials such as slate or tile they were meant to retain snow for insulation. Others believed they could prevent any layer of snow from plunging down on the heads of pedestrians. The name occurred because platforms were often shaped like birds or eagles and looking up people mistook them for feathered perchers. Two shapes are available: 
List Price: Bird $250 (10)
List Price: Tree $120 (6)

Hooked Rug Two Birds

This charming hooked rug shows two birds (love birds?)sitting on a flowering branch. The rug was recently professionally cleaned and mounted.
Dimensions: 43 1/2" x 24" (LDOK)
SOLD

TABLE /COUNTER TOP DESK- LATE 19th CENTURY

A beautiful table or counter top desk with original surface and hardware. Note the beautiful inlaid crescent moons and the "flower" inside an octagram on the lift top. The desk is nicely made with molding on the base, around the lift top and around the shelf in
the back. The interior of the desk is clean with a little "secret" storage unit in the back. The desk has a stress crack on the lift top. (TLEE)
Dimensions: 13 1/4"L x 18 1/4"D x 4 1/2" to 7" H (Front to Back)
List Price:$395

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