Signature Antiques & Art
Like many, we started as obsessed collectors. And like to share the things we love with those who love good Americana and Folk Art too. We have participated in select Shows for 25 years. We accept checks & major credit cards. Reasonable offers will be taken into consideration. Our items are guaranteed as described and we except the return of an item returned within three days of purchase less the shipping charge. Shipping via USPS or UPS . Or Ohio residents can pick up larger items no charge at our shop at Indian Lake Russells Point, Ohio. Thank you for considering our selections. Email is often the best way to contact us...firstname.lastname@example.org.
Map shows both the location and elevation of the hand dug canal systems in Ohio. There were no bulldozers to aid in this feat. Published by S. Augustus Mitchell in Philedelphia in 1848. Steamboat routes in the margins. Railroads in red. Canals in blue. A profile of the Ohio Canal shows it from Lake Erie up to Akron Summit Lake, New Portage , back down to Zoar and the Tuscarawas river to the Muskingum to Newark, Deep Cut, Scioto river, Chillicothe,Portsmoth, and Ohio river. Ex John Deihl
Price: $240 plus shipping
Indian Chief Print WAA-BA-SHAW a Celebrated Sioux Chief Printed at the Treaty of Prarie du Chien 1823 by James Otto Lewis Image apx 9" x 11" on sheet Apx 16" x 11" . Matted 16" x 20" ready to frame. James Otto Lewis. “Waa-Ba-Shaw. Painted at the Treaty of Prarie du chien 1825 by J.O. Lewis.” From The Aboriginal Portfolio. Philadelphia: J. O. Lewis, 1835-1836. Lithograph by Lehman & Duval. Full original hand coloring. At Prairie du Chien the Sioux Chief, Waa-Ba-Shaw (also spelled as Wahpasha) demonstrated this attitude of weariness and resignation. During the proceedings he commented on the affects of the westward expansion on his tribes and on his own land ownership, stating, "I will relinquish some of my lands for the sake of peace, -- I formerly owned the land on which we now are but I do not claim it now ..."
Price: $385.00 plus shipping
Number #2 Mt Lebanon sewing rocker. Mellow old finish. Woven seat may be old, but newer material
Price: $225 plus shipping
Painted Document Box...with the name Dora painted on top. Also signed inside " Reeves"
Price: $245.00 plus shipping
This Elsey Picket Sampler was made in Livermor, Maine and some of the family moved west to Union county north of Columbus, Ohio. This is where I aquired. 4 family samplers had been kept together intil 1990's when they were sold.
This large green pantry box is stenciled inside the lid for W.S. Isherwood Manufacturers Toledo,Ohio. Wilson Smith Isherwood gained a patent for processing tobacco in 1861. This is the first time I have seen a pantry box used to store tobacco. Unusual. Wigwam Tobacco. 12 1/2" round by 8" high
Price: 340 including shipping
Large early wooden canteen Revolutionary War period canteen. Carved initials J.N. near hole for cork
Bank The Tammany Bank was manufactured by J&E Stevens Co. in Cromwell Ct. patent December 23,1873 to John Hall. It proved tremendously popular depicting the notorious New York politician Boss Tweed accepting money, placing it in his pocket, and nodding his thanks. Seems appropriate again today . It uses the weight of the coin to perform the mechanical action. New pennies don't work well as they are lighter. The bank was advertised in the 1877 Enrichs' Fashion Quarterly for 70 cents each. The bank is all original and is in working condition.Paint is in good condition but with expected wear and small chips. Let us know if you'd like additional pictures.
Price: $595.00 plus shipping
Tall cast iron metal bank building coin bank . 6 inches tall x 2 3/4 inches wide . Original paint.
Price: $90.00 plus shipping
Miniature buttocks basket 4 3/4 inches wide x 2 3/4 inches high . Great patina. From the longtime collection of a retired Kentucky dealer. Good condition with no breaks. Sweet little handmade artifact.
Price: 180.00 plus shipping
Sweet little lobed Redware tart dish 2 1/2" x 4 3/4 " mottled red glaze charming but unusual shape. We be happy to provide additional views , just email us at email@example.com
Price: 95.00 plus shipping
1800's Pennsylvania paint decorated Document Box with lock and key. The gold and brown grained box has a little drawer inside with a little brass knob. We be happy to provide additional views , just email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Price: 190 plus shipping
Antique Running Horse Weather Vane ca 1890 Painted in early red barn paint. He is weathered and worn and has been shot a few times with the holes repaired. Comes with a custom made stand and ready to display. We be happy to provide additional views , just email us at email@example.com
Price: 1695.00 plus shipping
AQUA SWIRL handmade and blown club bottle with an applied lip. Attributed to Zanesville, Oh can 1818 to 1820 We be happy to provide additional views , just email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Price: 380 plus shipping
Brightly decorated Stoneware Jug by Bennington , Vermont potters Julius Norton 1840-1880
Outstanding Painted child size ADIORNDACK Rocking Chair. Original black, Blue, and white paint. With expected wear at front of seat and rockers, in areas where the child sat and rocked. A great example from the Adirondack period.
Price: $95.00 plus shipping
Sweet oil on canvas of snow scene 13 inches high by 17 inches wide in a gilt antique frame.
Price: $95 plus shipping
Old Folk Art Watermelon oil painting. Looks like a nice Victorianight frame on an earlier canvas. Image 22 1/2 inches wide by 17 1/2 inches high Frame is 27 inches wide by 22 inches high. Walnut frame with gild trim. $950 reduced to $590
Price: reduced to $590 plus shipping
Carved Wooden Eagle attributed to Artistic Carving Company of Boston,Massachusetts. C.1950. Spreadwing eagle. Old varnish over gilt. 48 inches wide by 8 inches high. Wear and scuffs, someone drilled him at some point, so he has six small holes from that.Repairs. Let us know what questions you have.
Price: 450.00 price reduced plus shipping
Beautifully crafted Folk Art mirror . Hand carved and whittled, Two distinct types of wood. Possiblly walnut and maple. 10.5 inches wide and 14 inches high. The mirror is modern but the carved frame is mid 1800's. We be happy to provide additional views , just email us at email@example.com for additional pictures
Price: 185 Plus Shipping
Good working spinning wheel. Works, replaced treadle...the foot peddle which makes the wheel and functioning parts work. Great color. We can email additional pictures on request.
Price: 245 Plus shipping
Beautiful eyes on wax head doll. Her early clothing and cap are hand-sewn. We can email additional pictures on request. And we will be happy to provide additional views , just email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Price: $345 Plus shipping
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