Baker & Co. Antiques

Tom Baker | 4 Penny Lane, Delmar NY 12054 | 831.818.8809 | tom@bakercoantiques.com

High quality Country Americana antiques for sale on the Internet. For over 30 years, Baker & Co. Antiques specializes in country furniture, small accessories in old original paint, folk art, quilts, hooked rugs, samplers, rag dolls, early lighting, stoneware, baskets and much more. Many of the items come from frequent buying trips on the east coast as well as contacts on the west coast. In the August 2000 issue of Country Home magazine the Baker & Co. website at http://www.bakercoantiques.com was rated the #6 country website in the nation. Owner, Tom Baker, always welcomes visitors whether in person at selected shows or online! We accept personal checks, money orders, major credit cards, and PayPal. Baker & Co. Antiques has a satisfaction guaranteed policy. We understand how difficult it is to buy from pictures and written descriptions. Therefore, we have a standing policy for website purchases: customers may return items, in the same condition as they are received, within 72 hours of delivery for a full refund less cost of shipping, handling & insurance. No excuses needed!


Folky Painting of Cat

19th century. American. Small oil on canvas painting of a cat swatting a fly painted on a tambourine. Some losses around wooden rim. Tin bells. Measures about 8” in diameter.

Price: $475

2019-Aug-19 11:00pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Dogs and Cats Paintings

Black Duck Decoy

Early 20th Century. Hand carved from Cork with a composition head. Original painted surface and glass eyes. With lead weight and hook on bottom. Measures 9 1/2” long, from tail tip to beak tip, by 4 1/2” high, by 4 1/2” wide.

Price: $295

2019-Aug-19 09:00pm EDT | Tags : Decoys Folk Art

Small Treenware Lazy Susan

19th century. All intricately carved and well made with much detail. Note 4 dovetailed constructed finger tabs to turn with ease. Great patina and wear. In very good working condition. Measures only 9 1/2” in diameter by 2 1/2” high. I have never seen another one.

Price: $350

2019-Aug-19 09:00pm EDT | Tags : Woodenware Treen

Miniature Butter Stamp with Wheat

19th century. New England origin. Hand carved and very detailed wooden stamp of grains of wheat. Nice aged patina. In excellent condition. Measures only 11/4” across Stamp by 2 5/8” long.

Price: $145

2019-Aug-19 09:00pm EDT | Tags : Woodenware Butter Stamps Folk Art

Small Birds Eye Maple Bowl with Stone Fruit

19th century. Early small turned birds eye maple wooden bowl in a nice untouched original dry attic surface. With deeply carved rim and raised base. Great patina and wear. Includes 7 pieces of early stone fruit. An apple, persimmon, pomegranate, pear, black fig, small green fig and a small peach. Bowl measures 10” to 10 7/8” out of round diameter by 2 1/4” to 2 1/2” high.

Price: $295

2019-Aug-19 09:00pm EDT | Tags : Woodenware Stone Fruit

Large Breadboard with Heart Cutout Lollipop Handle

Mid 20th Century. Handmade from a single wide piece of pine wood. Nice patina and wear. Measures 22” across by 29” long by 3/4” thick. Great to hang on the wall and use for cheese and crackers, deserts or pizza.

Price: $95

2019-Aug-19 08:00pm EDT | Tags : Woodenware Breadboards

Painted Wooden Rooms Sign

Mid 20th Century. Double sided with black lettering on white background original painted surface. Made from pine wood with beveled edged frame. With some expected wear from use. Measures 23 5/8” long by 8 5/8” tall by 2” thick.

Price: $125

2019-Aug-19 08:00pm EDT | Tags : Old Signs Folk Art

Vintage Ladies Wool Swim Suit

Early 20th Century. With Catalina logo and tag that reads “Styled for the Stars of Hollywood” “Size 46”. Measures 25” across the bottom by 32” high, including straps. In very good condition.

Price: $175

2019-Aug-19 08:00pm EDT | Tags : Textiles Folk Art

Three Letter Shaped Chocolate Molds

Circa 1915. Made of heavy metal and stamped “V” something and “Holland” on backside. Letters E, A, and T. Each measures about 7 1/2” tall can use to spell EAT, TEA, or ETA. Perfect for the Urban Farmhouse Kitchen look.

Price: $250

2019-Aug-19 08:00pm EDT | Tags : Chocolate Molds Folk Art Industrial

Sock Dog

Early 20th Century. American. Black cloth with old stuffing, stitched face and button eyes. Stands 7 1/4” tall.

Price: $235

2019-Apr-11 04:30pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Dolls Dogs and Cats

Early Sock Cat

Early 20th century. Northeastern US origin. With stitched triangle nose and whiskers and brown shoe button eyes. Extra long tail. Old stuffing. Stands 8 1/4” tall with a 15” long tail.

Price: $250

2019-Apr-11 04:30pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Dolls Dogs and Cats

Cloth Rag Doll in Mustard Dress

19th Century. From Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Very folky stitched face with circle eyes and mouth. Stitched fingered hands with thumbs. Mustard Calico dress, olive green stockings, black cotton fabric stitched laced boots and black wool bonnet. Hard stuffed with rags but bends and sits easily. In very nice condition with expected wear. Measures 19" long.

Price: $795

2018-Apr-16 12:00am EDT | Tags : Dolls Folk Art Testles

Double Sided Painted Gameboard

Mid 19th century. New England origin, probably Maine. Original dry painted surface with nice wear from usage. Single pine wood board with square nailed mitered frame. Checkerboard and The Mill Game. Very graphic and bold. Two sides of the frame long gone. Measures 12" square.

Price: $895

2018-Apr-15 06:00pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Old Paint Gameboards

Small Ovoid Redware Jug

18th Century. Found in the Champlain Valley of Vermont. Stands 6 1/4” high by 4 1/4” across bottom. Nice blackish glaze. All original except for old glued repair to handle break. A few flea bites along the opening and a few very small chips along the base.

Price: $225

2018-Mar-03 01:07pm EST | Tags : Stoneware

Folky Cloth Rag Doll

Late 19th to early 20th century. Pennsylvania origin. Stitched fun face with yarn hair. Cotton clothing hand sewn. Blue and white polka dot dress, brownish black socks and off white undergarments. Rag stuffed. Bends and sits nicely. Measures 17” tall.

Price: $650

2018-Mar-02 01:20pm EST | Tags : Dolls Textiles Folk Art

Tin "Pig" Oil Lamp

Early 19th century. New England origin. Double wick tin whale oil lamp. Lift cover to fill. Nice untouched dark surface aged patina to tin. Measures 6 1/4" long, with handle, by 2" high by 3" across lamp.

Price: $185

2017-Feb-10 06:00pm EST | Tags : Early Lighting Tinware

Chicken Pincushion

Early 20th century. New England origin. All hand sewn black, red and white calico fabric. In very good condition with still a few pins stuck in it. Measures 5 1/2" long by 4" high.

Price: $85

2017-Feb-05 05:00pm EST | Tags : Folk Art Textiles

Blue Linen Homespun Runner

Early 19th century. New England origin. Nice blue and natural linen homespun with hand sewn edging. Maybe a hand towel or table runner or mat. In very good condition. Measures 20" long by 11" wide.

Price: $165

2017-Feb-05 05:00pm EST | Tags : Textiles

Early Apple Head Doll

Late 19th century. New England origin. Very folky. With brown and off white cotton calico dress and off white cotton shawl and bonnet. All hand sewn. Measures 7" tall.

Price: $110

2017-Feb-01 03:00pm EST | Tags : Dolls Folk Art

Small Painted Wooden Pail

Early 19th century. New England origin. Pine wood staved constructed with iron bands. Wire and wooden swing handle. In an original dry red painted surface. Shows nice wear. Measures 6" high, 8 1/4" with handle up, by 5 3/4"across the top by 8 3/4" across the bottom.

Price: $195

2017-Jan-31 07:00am EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Small Oval Painted Pantry Box

Early to mid 19th century. New England origin. In original green paint reflecting nice honest wear. Opposing fingered laps. In very good condition. Measures 5 3/4" long by 4 1/2" wide by 2 3/4" high.

Price: $365

2017-Jan-31 07:00am EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Painted with Numbered Playing Squares Gameboard

Mid 19th century. New England origin. Single pine wood board construction with square nailed mitered frame border. In original black and white paint with a faint red line pinstriping between squares. The playing squares are pencil numbered. Nice dry painted surface reflecting nice age and honest wear from usage. Measures 13 1/2" by 13 1/4" almost square.

Price: $650

2017-Jan-23 11:00pm EST | Tags : Old Paint Folk Art Gameboards

Patchwork Doll Quilt

Early 19th century. Northeast US origin. Incredible homespun, calico, and solid fabrics all hand sewn and quilted. Blue homespun backing. Great color with little fading. In very good condition for age. Lots of warmth and character. Measures about 10 1/2" square.

Price: $195

2017-Jan-23 11:00pm EST | Tags : Folk Art Textiles Quilts

Blue Painted 7 1/4" Diameter Pantry Box

19th Century. New England origin. Original blue painted surface with wonderful wear. Iron tack nails. In very good condition. Measures 7 1/4" across the top, by 7" across the bottom, by 3 1/2" high.

Price: $350

2017-Jan-20 08:00pm EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Nine Patch Diamonds in a Square Crib Quilt

19th Century. Pennsylvania origin. Mennonite. Great calico fabrics with natural beige backing. Both hand and treadle machine sewn. Does have edging wear and a few small stains. Measures 45" long by 31" wide.

Price: $365

2017-Jan-19 11:00pm EST | Tags : Quilts Folk Art Textiles

Miniature Carved Soapstone Book

19th Century. Hand carved soapstone with inscriptions of "Holy Bible", "White Cliff", "B", "July 29", and "1897". Much wear but great patina, warmth and character. Measures only 2" long by 1 3/8" wide by 3/4" thick.

Price: $115

2017-Jan-17 11:00pm EST | Tags : Folk Art

Early Sewing Roll Up

Early 19th century New England origin, Made from incredible turkey red, homespun, and calico fabrics. Chocolate chintz fabric on backside. With four pockets, needle holder and pincuashion. All hand sewn. Great fabrics. No fading, buts substantial fabric looses. Measures, open, 16 1/4" long by 4" wide.

Price: $195

2017-Jan-16 11:00pm EST | Tags : Textiles Sewing Items

Painted Carrier Knife Box

Early 19th century. Maine origin. Pine wood and square nail construction. All original. Blue green painted surface showing great age and wear. Measures 12 1/4" long by 8" wide by 3" high.

Price: $295

2017-Jan-16 11:00pm EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Shaker Horsehair Brush

19th Century. New England or New York State origin. With nice original black painted turned wooden maple handle and turkey red wool homespun fabric. Measures 10 1/2" long.

Price: $135

2017-Jan-16 11:00pm EST | Tags : Shaker Woodenware

Patchwork Doll Quilt

19th Century. Probably Pennsylvania origin. All hand sewn patchwork pattern squares with treadle machine quilting. Great colored calico fabrics. Homespun backing. Very good condition. Measures about 19 1/2" long by 15" wide.

Price: $235

2017-Jan-12 11:00pm EST | Tags : Folk Art Quilts Textiles

Painted Mortar and Pestle

Mid 19th century. Found in Pennsylvania. Maple wood in original bittersweet paint. Great wear and age to painted surface. No cracks. Mortar measures 7 1/2" tall and Pestle measures 11" long.

Price: Sold - Thank you!

2017-Jan-12 09:05pm EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Small Square Painted Slide Top Box

Early 19th century. New England origin. Pine wood with thick dovetailed construction in original sage green paint. Nice dry painted surface with expected wear for its age. Measures 5 1/4" long by 5 1/4" wide by 4" high.

Price: $450

2017-Jan-12 12:06am EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Early Round Braided Candlestick Mat

19th Century. New England origin. Nice muted blue, tan, and brown colored cotton fabrics. Wool backing. Nice wear. Measures roughly 13 1/2" wide.

Price: $145

2016-Nov-21 05:33pm EST | Tags :

Old Resort Sign

Early 20th century. New England origin. Single pine wooden board with Adirondack style folky hand sawtooth cut ends. With a great mellow dry worn dark mustard painted surface in just an equally worn black "SUNRISE COTTAGES" lettering painted surface on top. Measures 29 1/2" long by 15" high.

Price: $475

2015-Nov-11 07:00pm EST | Tags : Rustic Adirondack Old Signs

Small Glazed Redware Crock

Early 19th century. Found in Vermont. Strong dark black manganese glazed exterior and interior. Stands only 4 1/2" high with a 3 1/4" mouth opening on top. No cracks, chips, or hairlines.

Price: $ 95

2015-Sep-18 05:00pm EDT | Tags : Redware

Needlework in Paint Decorated Frame

19th Century. New England origin. Very well done and folky thread on punched paper needlework with house, trees and fence. Signed "My Cottage Home - Wrought By E. A. Gray - Gilford NH" In original period red and black paint decorated pine frame. Measures 19 1/4" long by 14 3/4" wide, framed.

Price: $295

2015-Sep-06 08:00pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Samplers Textiles

Four Color Painted Gameboard

19th Century. New England origin. In nice strong and bold original painted playing square colors of bittersweet and Windsor green with chrome yellow pin striping and a burgundy red border. Painted surface shows great age. Signed on back by gameboard's maker. Measures 13" wide by 13 3/8" high. Old glued repaired crack.

Price: $695

2015-Sep-06 08:00pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Old Paint Gameboards


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