Caught Our Eye: Rugs, Unique Items

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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: $650

   PAINTED WOODEN OVAL BOX-GERMAN- EARLY 19th CENTURY

A beautiful German 19th century oval bentwood box with lapped sides laced together with thin strips of wood. This covered box has retained its original paint decoration, the top painted with a scene of a man and his dog, with German inscription in white painted around the edge, (purportedly translated “my dog, the trusted animal enjoys bringing back to me lost items”, the sides with polychrome flowers.While the box is in wonderful condition, there is some minor wear and loss on the box. (see photos)
Dimensions: 18”L, 7 1/2”H
List Price: $775(KTOK)  

EARLY J.MACGREGOR GOLF COMPANY Est. 1890 SIGN

An early golf advertising sign with with a wooden shaft golf club attached. The sign is in great condition and measures 45 3/4"L and 13 1/4"W. The sign was found in a private home and the owner was told it came from a golf club in Massachusetts. (ADKE)
List Price: $375

VINAGE HOOKED RUG

Dimensions:  17 1/2" x 29 3/4" (CED)
List Price: $95

VINTAGE HOOKED RUG

Dimensions: 17 1/2" X  29 3/4" (CTE)
List Price: $95

HEART DESIGN-HAND CARVED SNUFF BOX

A NICELY CARVED CHERRY SNUFF BOX IN A HEART DESIGN. THE ROSE GOLD RING WITH A ROPE TWIST WAS FOUND INSIDE THE BOX AND IS MISSING THE STONE AND HAS A BREAK. THE BOX IS 3" L  X 2 1/4"W X 1"H.(CETE)
LIST PRICE: $395

THREE FRAMED GEORGE WASHINGTON POSTCARDS

THREE  GEORGE WASHINGTON POST CARDS  FRAMED TO SEE BOTH SIDES. ALL THREE HAVE WRITING ON BACK AND ONE IS DATED 1910 AND ONE IS DATED 1909. THE CARDS ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH NO WRINKLES, RIPS  ETC. THE FRAME IS WELL MADE AND NEWER.
DIMENSIONS: 12 3/4" X 6 3/4" X 1 1/4"

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