4th of July Antiques

Mary Lou Finnigan | Bay Area, CA | 408-962-0312 | brooklynmama14@gmail.com



We've been collectors of Early American Antiques for over fifty years. What started out as a hobby turned into a passion and eventually a business. We've participated in the California Country Show for eighteen years. We continue to enjoy the hunt and adding to our collection. We've made annual trips to New England and to Texas in search of special items and would be delighted to help you add to your collection! You can also visit our website at www.4thofjulyantiques.com Enjoy! We accept PayPal as well as personal checks and offer a credit if returned within three days.



Price: 125.00. FREE SHIPPING

2017-Nov-09 10:05am EST | Tags :


Great condition. Painted decoration on all sides. Measures 11 1/2 x 12 x 9 “

Price: $195.00

2017-Nov-09 07:16am EST | Tags :


This chair retains its original painted red surface and is in great condition. A beautiful example of an early chair in paint. FREE SHIPPING

Price: $195.00. —-FREE SHIPPING

2017-Nov-09 05:36am EST | Tags :


Very early chair in great condition which retains its original red surface. FREE SHIPPING

Price: $145.00. —FREE SHIPPING

2017-Nov-09 04:00am EST | Tags :


The cobalt design looks like a shell. It has a couple of tiny, tiny chips and some discoloration. Other than that it’s in great shape.

Price: $145.00

2017-Oct-29 11:56am EDT | Tags :


The top Measures 16 x 16 and it is 26” tall. Wood appears to be dark cherry but I’m not sure.

Price: $195.00

2017-Oct-29 11:10am EDT | Tags :


Executed by James M Ferree, a pupil of Thomas M Lone, Chirographer. 1820's Features lovely birds etc. Measures 24 1/4 " by 20 1/4"

Price: $395.00

2017-Oct-20 11:38am EDT | Tags :


THE AMERICAN SLOOP "TORCH" escaping from British Warship by L Hanson 1814. Excellent condition. Signed on front and also on back, Measures 26 1/2 by 14 3/4"

Price: $1200.00

2017-Oct-20 10:41am EDT | Tags :


All made from one piece and has carved Handles. Measures 10 3/4" round on top and 12" on bottom and is 11" tall. A really great piece!

Price: $225.00

2017-Oct-20 10:21am EDT | Tags :


A really nice early one measuring 19" by 11"

Price: SOLD

2017-Oct-20 04:55am EDT | Tags :


Unsigned early brown glazed jug in excellent condition

Price: $269.00

2017-Aug-23 10:42am EDT | Tags :

Antique Coverlet

Measures 90 by 77. Two piece coverlet in Navy Blue and White. Excellent condition. Submitting a picture of what looks to be a date. 19th Century for sure.

Price: $295.00

2017-Jul-19 09:28am EDT | Tags :

Antique Quilt

Measures 68" by 80" white with rosie red and gold leaves. All hand sewn and in excellent condition. No issues

Price: $210.00

2017-Jul-19 07:01am EDT | Tags :

Small Treen Shelf

Measures 17" wide by 10" tall by 7" deep. Has a. Great shaped backboard and 3 pegs. Vintage. Original dark wood finish.

Price: $95.00

2017-Jul-17 10:38am EDT | Tags :

Early Treen Sconce

Measures 17" tall And 7" wide. Great patina. Has a tin reflector. A special piece of lighting.

Price: $285.00

2017-Jul-17 09:59am EDT | Tags :

Early Bucket with Rope Handles

Measures 9" tall and 12" round. Excellent condition - very tight

Price: $89.00

2017-Jul-17 08:04am EDT | Tags :

Appalachian Walking Stick

One similar can be found in the Museum in Appalachia. Nicely carved with great patina. Looks as if it might have been painted in mustard color. Measures 34" tall.

Price: $145.00

2017-Jul-17 07:46am EDT | Tags :

Three Early Apothecary Jars

The one to the left is 10 1/2" tall. The one in the middle is 12" tall and the one on the right is 10" tall The Apothecary in the middle is 19th Century, has a pushed up pontil and has remnants of its origiaal label. All are in perfect condition with their original lids. Great for bathroom decorating.

Price: $75.00/89.00/69.00

2017-Jul-17 04:03am EDT | Tags :

Dark Red Bucket

In great shape measuring 9 1/4" tall. Has a Handle.

Price: $ 115.00

2017-Jun-06 06:23am EDT | Tags :

Hand Carved Birds

These are beautifully carved and painted. They seem to have very tiny glass eyes and are mounted on a tree root. Colors are excellent. They have a hanger but can also sit.

Price: $245.00

2017-Jun-04 09:25am EDT | Tags :

Antique Chaulk Lamb

From my personal collection. Just love it. No chips or cracks. Some paint missing. Measures 8" long.

Price: $279.00

2017-Jun-04 08:09am EDT | Tags :

Cobalt Pitcher

Excellent condition. Measures 8 1/2" tall. Beautiful color.

Price: $125.00

2017-Jun-04 08:07am EDT | Tags :

Early Large Riser

Excellent display Piece. Measures 30" long and 7" tall. Great primitive shape.

Price: $295.00

2017-Jun-04 08:03am EDT | Tags :

Yellow Stone Grapes

Large ones

Price: $89.00

2017-Jun-02 07:06am EDT | Tags :

Antique Canton Scalloped Bowl

Professionally restored. Not a visible damage. A really lovely piece. Measures10"

Price: $115.00

2017-Jun-01 10:39am EDT | Tags :

Hand Carved Cactus Wren

Excellent carving and paint. Measures 10" tall. Signed G. Loyd, Globe, Arizona

Price: $95.00

2017-Jun-01 07:59am EDT | Tags :

Ironstone Pot with Corn Design

It's in excellent condition. Measures 10" tall

Price: $115.00

2017-Jun-01 07:55am EDT | Tags :

Early Basket with Swing Handle

Measures 8" tall by 9 1/2" round. Great condition.

Price: $115.00

2017-Jun-01 07:28am EDT | Tags :

Primitive Treen Compote

Measures 6 1/4" by 9" round at top. A really nice piece that displays beautifully Does have a couple of chips.

Price: $125.00

2017-Jun-01 07:23am EDT | Tags :

Grease Lamp

A nice early one that has been used often.

Price: $125.00

2017-May-28 10:45am EDT | Tags :

Early Hanging Basket

In excellent condition. Measures 25" tall by 25 1/2" round. Believe it could have been used as a feeder.

Price: $195.00

2017-May-28 10:24am EDT | Tags :

Sugar Nippers

In the days when sugar cones were popular the Snippers were used to break away bits of sugar. Hand forged and in excellent condition. Measure 8 1/2" long.

Price: $ 145.00

2017-May-28 04:33am EDT | Tags :


Measures 4 1/4" tall, has glass eyes. It's made of a velvet like material with felt ears.

Price: 75.00. Free shipping

2017-May-21 01:47pm EDT | Tags :

Spill Box

Hand Carved and in red finish. A great little piece. Measures 11" tall by 3" at the widest part.

Price: 125.00. Free Shipping

2017-May-20 11:07am EDT | Tags :

Windsor Rocker

This could be called a Thumb Back or a Comb Back. Excellent condition and form. Can help with shipping.

Price: $279.00

2017-May-20 11:03am EDT | Tags :

Darling Early Mirror on Stand

Measures 6 1/2 x 4 3/4. Has a hook for hanging or just use the Stand. For sure 19th Century.

Price: 115.00. Free shipping

2017-May-20 10:35am EDT | Tags :

Early Mirror

Check the back out. It was backed and finished with wood. Measures 8 1/2" x 6". It has a brass ring for hanging. Have had it for many years.

Price: $95.00

2017-May-20 07:29am EDT | Tags :

Group of Early Rag Balls

Group of 7 early rag balls

Price: $49.00

2017-May-06 08:52am EDT | Tags :

Pair of Early Tin Sconces in Red Paint.

Definitely my very favorite of sconces. They have been in my collection for many years. They measure 14" tall and 9" wide.

Price: $895.00

2017-May-06 08:25am EDT | Tags :

Antique Maple Hat Rack

Excellent condition. Extends to 39 " and has 10 pegs Great for hanging primitives or anything else.

Price: $95.00

2017-May-06 02:20am EDT | Tags :

J & E Norton Jug with Dragonfly Cobolt Decoration

Its a 2 gallon size and in excellent condition. Brown glaze.

Price: $395.00

2017-Apr-24 09:01am EDT | Tags :

Tin Scoop - great for candle display

Measures 11 1/2" tall. Made of heavy tin and has a red band around bottom. Candle not included.

Price: 85.00. Includes free shipping!

2017-Apr-13 08:59am EDT | Tags :

Half Ship Model

Excellent condition. Measures 25" long. A great nautical piece.

Price: $195.00

2017-Apr-08 02:15pm EDT | Tags :

Early Stoneware Spittone

Only one I have ever seen in Stoneware. It has a cobalt Feather design and is in excellent condition. It measures 10" round. Condition

Price: $185.00

2017-Apr-08 02:06pm EDT | Tags :

Vintage Tin Chandeleer

Measures 24" across. Never wired. A great piece in excellent condition. 6 candles

Price: $125.00

2017-Mar-26 01:18am EDT | Tags :

Hand Blown Apothecary Jar w/cookie cutters

Retains some of its original label. Measures 11" tall. Excellent condition. A nice early one. 19th Century.

Price: $145.00

2017-Mar-25 10:09pm EDT | Tags :

Blue Transfer Ware Pitcher

Great Blue Color measuring 11" tall and in excellent condition.

Price: $145.00

2017-Mar-03 10:51am EST | Tags :

Transfer Ware Large Platter

Great blue color measuring 15" long and13" deep. Great early condition.

Price: $125.00

2017-Mar-03 10:48am EST | Tags :

Large Treen Charger

Measures 19" round and has great early patina.

Price: $195.00

2017-Mar-03 10:46am EST | Tags :

18th Century Iron Andirons

Measure 13" tall.

Price: $95.00

2017-Jan-13 04:47am EST | Tags :

Fantastic Large Gathering Basket

Excellent condition. It's a large one. It measures 28" long by 17" deep.

Price: $95.00

2016-Dec-23 07:27am EST | Tags :

18th Century Brass Chandelier

French wired and in excellent condition. Measures 23" tall and 20" wide. Has six arms. A really beautiful piece

Price: $1200.00

2016-Dec-15 10:47am EST | Tags :

Seth Thomas Clock

Of Plymouth, Mass. - an early one. Measures 17" tall by 11" wide by 5" deep. Has an Ogee case.

Price: $175.00

2016-Dec-15 10:39am EST | Tags :

Steeple Clock.

A very popular style. Measures 20" tall by 10" wide by 6" deep.

Price: $160.00

2016-Dec-15 10:32am EST | Tags :

Waterbury Clock

Measures 18" tall by 12" wide by 4" deep. In working condition. Has a Reverse painting on glass.

Price: $175.00

2016-Dec-15 10:27am EST | Tags :

Wire Stand with Salt/Pepper/Liquid

This antique piece is in excellent all-original condition. The stand measures 8" tall.

Price: $95.00

2016-Dec-04 07:59am EST | Tags :

Two 18th Century Queen Ann Candlesticks

One measures 8" tall and the other 7" tall. They are both push-ups and are in excellent condition. Light up the Holliday Season!

Price: 125.00 each

2016-Dec-04 07:40am EST | Tags :

Hand Carved Cardinal Bird

A great Carved Cardinal measuring 9 1/4" from beak to end of tail and 7 1/2" tall. The paint is great and it has glass eyes. Signed "Pence" Pence""

Price: $95.00

2016-Dec-04 04:50am EST | Tags :

18th Century Brass Candlesticks

They are in excellent condition and measure 8" tall. A wonderful set for your holiday table

Price: $195.00

2016-Dec-04 04:32am EST | Tags :

Early Mirror

Beautiful Pine Frame measuring 19" x 11".

Price: $95.00

2016-Dec-01 11:07am EST | Tags :

Staffordshire Spaniel

Measures 13" tall and is in excellent condition.

Price: $145.00

2016-Dec-01 09:54am EST | Tags :

Reverse Painting on Glass of Bird and Flowers

This painting comes with a beautiful Antique Maple Frame. It measures 14" x 12" and Is in excellent condition.

Price: $169.00

2016-Dec-01 09:14am EST | Tags :

Silhouette of a Man

Framed in a Black Painted Frame. 19th century

Price: $145.00

2016-Nov-12 07:00pm EST | Tags :

Mini Portrait of Beautiful Young Lady

Could possibly be painted on Ivory. Measures 4" by 3". In excellent condition. Framed in a great metal frame.

Price: $195.00

2016-Nov-12 04:00pm EST | Tags :

Painting of young Girl on Ivory

Excellent condition measuring 5 3/4" by 5". A really great piece.. Painting of her brother also listed.

Price: $245.00

2016-Nov-12 04:00pm EST | Tags :

Painting of Young Man on Ivory

Measures 5 1/2" by 4 3/4". Excellent condition. 19th Century Painting of his sister also listed.

Price: $245.00

2016-Nov-12 04:00pm EST | Tags :

Fire wagon Storage Box

These were used on Horse Drawn Fire Wagons for storage in the early 1900's It has great Red Paint and decoration. Found many years ago at a New Hampshire Show. Great original condition and measures 11 1/2" wide, 8" tall and 10 1/2" deep. 2 available.

Price: 125.00 each

2016-Nov-07 04:00pm EST | Tags :


Purchased this many years ago at a shop in York, Maine. Great condition, no splits, A little discoloring on the interior. Measures 4 1/2" tall and 8" round.

Price: $395.00. A great deal!

2016-Nov-05 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Early Hand Held Mirror

A unique hand held mirror from the 19th Century. Mirror with metal framing and a wooden turned Handle. Measures 11 1/2" tall by 5" wide.

Price: $89.00

2016-Nov-05 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Whale Oil Lamp. - Circa 1830

This is an early Whale Oil Lamp in excellent condition.

Price: SOLD

2016-Nov-05 02:00pm EDT | Tags :

Iron Porringers

Early and in great condition Smaller one $89.00 Larger one. $98.00

Price: See prices above

2016-Nov-04 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Early Shelf in Original Finish

Measures 28" tall, 24" wide and 7" deep. A nice early one.

Price: 395.00. Reduced from $495.00

2016-Nov-04 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Clipper Ship

19tn Century. In great condition. Measures 28" long and 21" tall including stand. Great Blue and gray Paint.

Price: $295.00

2016-Nov-04 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Hand Painted and decorated Footstool

Painted a dark reddish brown with a decorative flower in gold. A very unusual piece which measures 12" wide by 121/2" deep by 9" high

Price: $95.00

2016-Oct-26 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Game Board

Hand made and painted in red and black. Measures 14" X 14"

Price: $89.00

2016-Oct-26 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Staffordshire Cow Creamer

Excellent condition195.00 Reduced from $325.00

Price: $115.00

2016-Oct-20 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Doll Bed with Quilt

Measures. 14" long. Great condition and comes with a hand made quilt

Price: 195.00. Reduced from $295.00

2016-Oct-19 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

A really early one in great Paint. Green on the interior and a wonderful brown Pumpkin color on the exterior. Excellent condition

Price: $195.00

2016-Oct-19 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

General Store Tea Bin

Has great Red paint and decoration. Was used for "Basket Fired Tea". Measures 23" tall and 18" deep.

Price: $245.00. Reduced from $350.00

2016-Oct-08 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Tiny Red Chair

In great Red Paint. Only measures 9" tall.

Price: 89.00. Reduced from $115.00

2016-Oct-08 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Great Butter Churn

Made of wood with original dasher and in great condition and patina. Very Sturdy

Price: $145.00

2016-Oct-08 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Black Sock Doll

Dates 1930 and retains its original dress and is in excellent condition. Measures 14" tall. Has stitched eyes, nose and mouth

Price: $195.00

2016-Oct-08 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Students Lamp in Brass

Electrified and in excellent condition. It measures 19 1/2" tall by 16 1/2" wide

Price: 195.00. Reduced from $295.00

2016-Sep-29 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Chalk ware Dog

Love the look of this piece. He is in excellent condition and measures 9" tall.

Price: 95.00. Reduced from $125.00

2016-Sep-21 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Wallpaper Box

Nice early one in respectable condition. It measures 11" x 9". Great background color with flower and leaf design.

Price: 125.00 reduced from $145

2016-Sep-21 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Salesmen's Sample. High Chair

This High Chair converts to a walker chair with wheels. The dimensions for the High Chair Are 24" tall by 16" wide. Whe converted it measures 14" tall by 16" wide

Price: $395.00

2016-Sep-10 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

3 Arm iron Chandeleer

Very Early Piece of lighting. It measures 24" tall and 12" wide. Additional pictures available.

Price: $295.00 Reduced from $365.00

2016-Aug-28 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Fantastic Scoop

Looks as if the scoop was carved from a root. It is all one piece. It measures 14" long and is in great condition.

Price: 195.00. Reduced from $275.00

2016-Aug-16 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Pair of Black Dolls

Completely hand sewn and in excellent condition. Faces are hand painted.

Price: $195.00

2016-Aug-11 08:00pm EDT | Tags :


A nice early shorebird with very realistic painting and Glass eyes. He stands on a piece of driftwood. He is 10 1/2" tall including base. Note that part of his lowers leg is missing. Other than that he is in great condition.

Price: $125.00

2016-Aug-11 02:00pm EDT | Tags :

Sailor Made Ironwood Container

A really great piece with wonderful detail. Measures 10" tall and 6" at the bottom

Price: 145.00. Reduced from $225.00

2016-Aug-07 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Early Treen Container

Great condition and patina and measuring 7" tall

Price: $129.00

2016-Aug-03 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Early Rush/Candle Holder

The base is wood and the holder is iron. It measures11" tall. In great condition.

Price: $295.00 reduced from $325.00

2016-Aug-03 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Iron Owl

He started life out as part of a set of antique andirons. Now he is alone and happy to be a Great Wall Hanging.

Price: 125.00. Reduced from $165.00

2016-Jul-23 08:00pm EDT | Tags :


Measures 11" round. The only one I've seen in rye. Great condition.

Price: $95.00

2016-Jul-16 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Early Hand Carved Crow

The Crow stands on a driftwood base. It does not have glass eyes. It measures 10" tall And is in excellent condition.

Price: 295.00. Reduced from $395.00

2016-Jun-30 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Mirror with Reverse Painting on Glass

This miror has a lovely painting of a church. It retains its original frame and mirror and reverse painting. It measures 20" tall and 1" wide

Price: $169.00

2016-Jun-22 08:00pm EDT | Tags :


Have had these for many years. They are in perfect condition. They measure 2" tall.

Price: 89.00 ea.

2016-Jun-22 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Painting of Dog

This painting is framed in an amazing wooden frame. It measures 20" tall by 28" wide. It's in great condition and the colors are very realistic. It is an oil on canvas.

Price: $ 225.00

2016-Jun-22 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Document Box in Red Paint

This box is in great condition and retains both its original red paint and hinges, lock and brass handle. It measures 12" wide by 6" tall by 10" deep.

Price: $85

2016-Jun-21 05:00pm EDT | Tags :


These miniature NANTUCKET BASKETS SERVE AS SALT AND PEPPER containers. They each come with a miniature silver spoon. They are cobalt lined and are in perfect condition. They measure 3" high including the handles.

Price: 225.00. Reduced from $295.00

2016-Jun-12 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Canada Goose on Stand - Life-Size

Early Canada Goose with appropriate wear. Measures 28" long, 21" tall.

Price: $595.00

2016-Jun-07 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Fantastic Carved Treen Pitcher

Pitcher measures 11 1/4" tall. It is hand carved out of one piece of wood. Great presence.

Price: 195.00. Reduced from $245.00

2016-Jun-07 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Onion Bottle. - 18th Century

Dark green color - very good condition

Price: $ 195.00

2016-Jun-07 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Two Gallon "Underwood" Crock.

Great condition. Has a cobalt blue flower.

Price: $295.00. Reduced from $325.00

2016-Apr-29 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Pantry Box with Bail Handle

The patina on this piece is wonderful. In great condition and measures 91/2" x 5 1/2"

Price: 145.00 reduced from $195.00

2016-Apr-29 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Shaker Measure

Great condition, beautiful patina. It has copper nails.

Price: $189.00

2016-Apr-29 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Early Iron Triple Candlestand

Heavy Iron Candle holder that holds 3 candles. Measures 28 /1/2" tall. Nice early piece.

Price: $195.00

2016-Apr-29 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Iron Rush/Candle Holder

This is a great piece of lighting. Early 19th century. Measures 12 1/2" high and is in excellent condition. A great piece for your lighting collection

Price: 295.00. Reduced from $395.00

2016-Apr-09 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Rare Hanging Candle Holder

This looks awesome hanging on an early chair. A very unusual piece of lighting. The base is made of wood and the candle holder is made of heavy metal. It masures 6 /2" high and hangs away from the chair 9".

Price: $225.00 from $325.00

2016-Apr-09 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Tin Mirrored Sconce

This is an early sconce with its original mirror. Mirror has a small chip on the upper right corner. Other than that it is in excellent condition. It measures 10 1/2" tall x 7" wide x 71/2" deep. The back is rounded.

Price: 225.00. Reduced from $295.00

2016-Apr-04 08:00pm EDT | Tags :

Early Painted Candle Box

This box is dovetailed and retains its original black painted surface. It has some red leaf design on the lid. It measures 14 1/2" tall, 9 1/2" wide and 6 1/2" deep. Early nails. A great piece of folk art.

Price: $225.00

2016-Mar-05 07:00pm EST | Tags :

Treen Bowl

This is a really great piece of treen. It measures 17" round including the handles. A great piece to add to your treen collection.

Price: 195.00. Reduced from $225.00

2016-Mar-05 07:00pm EST | Tags :

Pantry Box w/ bail handle

This box measures 6 1/2" tall by 11" round. Original finish. Great patina.

Price: $165.00

2016-Mar-03 07:00pm EST | Tags :

Early Tin lantern

Lantern measures 11" tall not including handle

Price: $295.00

2015-Feb-24 01:00pm EST | Tags :

Sulky Weathervane

- 19th century copper sulky with great patina in excellent condition

Price: $395.00

2015-Feb-23 01:00pm EST | Tags :

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