Suzanne Strickland Antiques

Suzanne Strickland | 16 Laurel Circle, Kennebunk, Maine, 04043 | 207-251-8352 |

Fresh finds from New England--great early antiques, Folk Art, wonderful smalls and accessories. A few eclectic finds, 19th C. textiles, and appropriate vintage holiday items---thrown in for good measure & fun! Always on the look-out for authentic antiques and whimsical treasures, check back often for the latest additions and updates. I can be reached by email at, for any inquiries or photo requests. If not completely satisfied with your purchase, a return is always allowed within 3-days of receipt, for a full refund of the item (minus shipping costs).

Best Early & Small Original Green Painted Firkin

Wonderful small sized firkin bucket (no lid), in original dry green paint, perfect for holding any number of primitive items, or just placed on a stack! Measures approximately 7 1/4" tall, with a diameter of about 7" wide at the top, it is in excellent antique condition. This is a good early example, never had staples, wonderful bail & wooden handle, and completely untouched. Beautiful spring-green color, dry paint, that reminds me of "Grass". No chips, breaks, or issues, a very sweet New England example! $110 + $12

Price: $110 + $12 ship

2018-Dec-10 04:13am EST | Tags :

Small 19th C. Mustard Tin Pai from Portland, Maine

This is a fantastic fresh find from Maine, a tiny pail bucket with original lid, Portland, Maine, pure "Mustard" by Sawyer, Foss, & Deering. Stands approximately 5" tall, counting the upright wire bail handle, with a diameter of about 3" across the lid. This antique tin pail is in excellent early condition, showing only light use wear, but no dents or dings! Wonderful original graphics, would make a great addition to any Primitive or Americana display! $115 + $6 ship.

Price: $115 + $6 ship.

2018-Dec-10 03:57am EST | Tags :

Early New England Berry Basket Nice

Sweet little basket, still showing some stains from it's early berry gathering days, a nice 19th century basket, in original untouched patina. No issues to note, great small size, measuring 7" to top of the handle and about 7" in diameter. I see no breaks but, if I missed something, it is very tiny. Amazing survivor from New England, a fresh Maine find! $44 + $8 ship.

Price: $44 + $8 ship

2018-Nov-06 03:01am EST | Tags :

19th C. Folk Art Chip Carved Wood Canoe Maine

Fantastic late 19th century folk art and chip carved canoe, from a Maine seacoast estate. Hand carved from one piece of pine, retains it's original darkened patina and surface. Folky chip carving details on one side of the canoe, which measures approximately 16" long. In very good condition, minor use and age wear, as you would expect to see. No cracks, breaks, or repairs! $165 + $10 ship.

Price: SOLD

2018-Oct-31 03:14am EDT | Tags :

Antique Japan Glass Indent Feather Tree Ornaments

Rare box of early made in Japan, pre WWII, fancy Mercury glass Indent Feather tree ornaments, seven in all. Original signed metal caps, hand painted details, bright colors, very thin blown & molded glass. Each measures approximately 1 5/8" tall, original patina, they will dazzle your antique tree! $34 + $6.00 ship.

Price: $34 + $6 ship

2018-Oct-30 04:55am EDT | Tags :

Early Maine Farm Basket in Dry Pink Paint

This is a rather nice New England Farm or Gathering Basket, in early dry pink paint, a recent, fresh Maine find! Measures 19" long by 11" wide, and about 6 1/2" tall. A couple of tiny breaks from years of use but nothing major and almost did not notice any flaws before careful inspection. Small open area for carrying on either end, this medium sized basket has a flat bottom, perfect for placing on a table surface--ready to display primitives, plants or fall harvest pumpkins! One of the best painted baskets ever--love this great color too! $75 + $12 ship.

Price: $75 + $12 ship

2018-Sep-27 05:00pm EDT | Tags :

Best Small 19th C. New England Pantry Box Carrier

Wonderful smaller sized pantry box carrier, all original, with nice bentwood swing handle. Found in New England, this early 19th C. pantry box has a diameter of 9 1/4" across and stands about 5" tall, not counting the upright handle. Fantastic construction, highly detailed with small copper tacks, no chips, cracks, or repairs. Original dry surface, small button ends on handle, tiny square nails on the inside holding the button stems in place. Again, all completely original, untouched, and fantastic condition, this early pantry box carrier would be great stacked close to the top of a stack! $275 + $12 ship.

Price: $275 + $12 ship

2018-Sep-21 07:34pm EDT | Tags :

Antique Punched Tin Lantern w Red Paint

Fresh Maine attic find, a very early punched tin hanging lantern with old dry red paint. Stands approximately 17" tall, in very good antique condition. No longer has an interior holder for a candle but could be replaced. Otherwise, complete and the red paint remnants are pleasing with the punched tin design! $185 plus $12 ship.

Price: $185 + $12 ship

2018-Sep-20 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

Large Germany Antique Tin Easter Bunny Mold

Wonderful and large size for display, a signed and made in Germany, Easter Bunny Tin Chocolate Mold. It comes in three pieces, with three clips, all original to this mold. Stands approximately 10" tall by 10" wide, it would make a 3-dimensional sitting Bunny. It is also signed on the piece by the back of the neck, "S. J. Co., Made in Germany". Fantastic untouched darkened patina, it is in excellent antique condition. I see where the number 25 was written on the base in old early grease pencil. It could be removed if desired but might be the original cost of 25 cents! $125 + $10 ship.

Price: $125 + $10 ship

2018-Mar-19 02:00am EDT | Tags :

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