EARLY 19TH CENTURY DISH TOP CANDLE TABLE-BITTERSWEET PAINT
An early 19th century three legged dish top candle table with the original bittersweet paint. Note the wonderful turnings on the post, legs and base and how the legs are mortised into the base. Note also the overall outstanding condition of this early piece. Great look! Dimensions: 18 1/8" x 17 5/8" Dishtop, 27 3/4"H
List Price: $1975 (BALK)
18TH. CENTURY TIN, SIX ARM CHANDELIER
A wonderful punched tin chandelier, circa 18th. century. The chandelier has six arms with candle cups that are fastened with hand forged pins. The arms are fastened to the central punched tin cone with hand forged rivets. There is a modern rivet that was added for strength at some point in its history. The chandelier is a great smaller size being 21 1/2 inches wide with a 21 1/2 inch hanging height. The one added rivet is the only thing done to this lighting piece. There are no other damage or repairs. Circa 18th. century, American. Untouched tin natural surface.(BTLHDE)
List Price: $2100
ETCHED (SCRIMSHAW) OSTRICH EGG
When one looks at this etched and inked (scrimshaw) ostrich egg, you not only see an extensive amount of work but you also see a story. At the very top is a beautifully designed and etched vintage vector nautical compass. Just below the nautical compass is a banner with hearts and birds. Below the banner, there are four etchings of woman looking forlorn and either writing a note or carrying a note. Note the victorian dress. At the base are the ships, whales and men who perhaps are connected in some way to the women. This is all hand done and beautifully illustrated. As a note the egg itself is very strong and in great condition. The decorated egg comes with stand. Approximately 7" high.(BLDETE)
UNIQUE 17 CANDLE-MOLD FRAME-ca:1750-1810
All of us have seen lots of candle molds and candle mold frames. However, we have never seen a single row candle mold frame that can sit on table, floor or hang on a wall. The tin mold itself is a round with the funnel shape top of each candle carved into the wood. The wedge at the top of the frame locks the mold once the wax is poured and releases the candles once the candles are set. (BCKTE)
Dimensions: 22"L x 11"H x 2"W
List Price: $2100
SACK-BACK WINDSOR ARMCHAIR ca:1800
Note the seven bulbous spindles and the four bulbous supports. Note also the four elaborate vase and ring turned supports. The bulbous H stretcher and the long tapered leg endings common to New England. The saddle seat with a height of 17 1/4", 20" width and 15 3/4 " is very comfortable. Great condition.(TCOK)
List Price: $1450
Pocket Tinderbox 1750-1800
This a 1750-1800 steel pocket tinderbox with a hinged dome lid and a push button clasp for opening and holding shut. It comes with a nicely designed forged striker and the required flint. The tinderbox is a great example of a skilled craftsman. (BTSE)
Dimensions: 23/4" x 2'
List Price: $295
18TH. CENTURY TABLE TOP LIGHTING STAND
A very nice adjustable candle lighting stand. This table top lighting piece has an unusual ring loop at the top for candle support and a wrought iron drip catcher pan. It also has a carrying hook or chair hook ending in a jar tai.
Note the lovely scrolled feet. It is a very good example of American, New England, 18th century lighting. The lighting stand is 16 1/4” tall to top of carrying loop. The drip pan is 6 1/2” diameter. (TKHE)
List Price: $850
19th Century Spongeware Pottery Water Pitcher
We love the pattern, attached handle, rolled rim but most of all the unusual form of this 19th century spongeware pottery water pitcher. Excellent condition. 10"High. (AETE)
List Price: $475
DOUBLE CANDLE & RUSH FLOOR LAMP - 18th CENTURY
An interesting double candle with rush holder wrought iron 18th century floor stand. Note the penny feet, the twist on the shaft and the closed seam candleholders. Outstanding condition. (TSEE)
Height: 38 1/2"
EARLY HEART SHAPED SNUFF BOX
BEAUTIFULLY HAND CARVED AND IN EXCELLENT CONDITION
DIMENSIONS: 2/1/2" X 2 1/4" X 7/8"
LIST PRICE: $450 (ALTR)
PAINTED COUNTER TOP or HANGING CUPBOARD ca:1850
A good looking well made one door ca:1850 green cupboard in outstanding condition. The case is completely dovetailed and the door is a full mortised door with a raised panel. The cupboard retains its original square nailed back and has 14 pigeonholes in the interior. (HTLK)
Dimensions:27 1/2"W x 9 3/4"D x 29 1/2"H
List Price: $975
WROUGHT IRON CANDLEHOLDER :17th-EARLY 18th C.
In his book FIRE & LIGHT, John Caspall illustrates this table candleholder on page 149 and writes "IRON RING BASES ARE FIRMLY ESTABLISHED IRISH CHARACTERISTIC ... THE TWISTS ON THE SIDE SUPPORTS ARE MORE COMMONLY A SEVENTEENTH CENTURY FEATURE... THE LONG TAPERED SOCKET IS INDICATIVE OF A SEVENTEENTH CENTURY TYPE" (LKTE)
Dimension: 7 1/4"H
List Price: $375