Shop Description: We are country Americana dealers who search for pre-1850 furnishings that are functional, well constructed and have great and sometimes unique form with wonderful paint and patina. With appreciation for all craftsmen of that period, we travel throughout the east coast to find American furniture, early lighting, treenware/woodenware, kitchen/hearth implements as well as other interesting accessories from that period. After years of collecting we opened our business in the year 2000 and continue to utilize the same criteria in making our purchases for the business as we do for ourselves. To see additional items or to see more photos and information of items in this shop click on our website link www.hlantiques.com
An elegant 19th century fireplace trivet that attaches to a fender or a screen. Note the decorated pierced brass plate on top of an iron base that has an arrow back foot. Note the marvelously turned wooden handle and the front hooks used for attaching to a low fender, screen or other frame. This trivet was intended for a parlor or bedchamber fireplace instead of a kitchen fireplace.(LTK) For additional photos visit our website hlantiques.com and explore category KITCHEN/HEARTH. Dimensions:14"L, 4 1/4"H
The pot pusher is basically a semicircular footed bumper with a rear handle; it was used primarily to push hot vessels on the hearth, or to maneuver coals back into the fire area. Note how well the pot pusher was made with the nice rat tail handle. Visit our website hlantiques.com for additional photos. Explore category KITCHEN/HERTH.(BLTK/CTE) Dimensions: Pusher: 6" wide, Crock 5" diameter, 61/2"high
This is a well made nicely designed church or cathedral bank with a beautiful spire with gingerbread cutouts. This dated 1885 four sided bank signed Aaron Sweisfoil retains its original paint and is in outstanding condition with no breaks or repairs. A slot on the roof permits the placement of money. Visit our website hlantiques.com to explore additional photos. (BLTK) Dimensions: 10 3/4"H, 6"W, 6"L
A nicely turned grater with a footed pedestal and incised carvings on the knob and body. Black bands are painted on the piece as well. The grater was used for grating nutmeg, cinnamon, etc. It is a two piece grater which includes a top with a perforated disc and a container that also houses a perforated disc. The overall condition is excellent with no cracks or chips. (LTLK)
A very pleasant beach scene by New Jersey artist Ethel D. Hoffman (E.D.H.). The watercolor is nicely done and probably depicts the Jersey Shore with the sand dunes, sea grasses and the Atlantic Ocean. For additional photos visit our website hlantiques.com and explore RECENT ADDITIONS. Dimensions: 8 1/8" x 6 1/8"
A beautiful 19th century hand dovetailed walnut candle box with a raised panel sliding lid. The box has two compartments inside, each measuring 9" x 7 1/2". The candle box is in excellent condition with no loss on the sliding lid or track, no cracks, chips and no repairs. (LKST). For additional photos visit our website hlantiques.com and explore category EARLY LIGHTING or TREENWARE/WOODENWARE. Dimensions: 19 1/8"L x 81/2"W x 4 3/4"H
A good looking well used eagle butter print in nice condition. The hole in the top is about 1/4" and probably had a hook for hanging which was pulled out. (BLO) Dimensions: 4"Diameter, 3" High Visit our website hlantiques.com for other butter prints in section TREENWARE/WOODENWARE
A nicely made WI utensil rack with 5 hooks. The design is rather interesting with the scroll at the ends and the innovative scrollwork across the top. Excellent condition. (AKTE) Dimensions: 19”L, 7”H Visit our website hlantiques.com and explore category KITCHEN/ HEARTH for additional photos.
The Tammany Bank was manufactured by J&E Stevens Co. in Cromwell Ct. The patent was issued on December 23,1873 to John Hall. Hall used the weight of the coin to perform the mechanical action. New pennies don't work as well since 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. Note the very fine condition of the paint. (REWE) For additional photos visit our website www.hlantiques.com and explore category FOLK ART 1
A beautiful biblical sampler with 6 bible verses signed Mary Ann Morgan age 14 and dated 1894. Mary Ann Morgan lived from 1808 - 1969 in London, Llansteffan and Dyfed West Wales. She was the daughter of John Morgan and granddaughter of Carmarthen Maltster. She married Arthur Baker (goldsmith of London) in 1899. Note the extensive work on the border which includes trees, birds, flowers, dogs, and numerous geometric forms. Note also the extensive use of color and excellent condition of the sampler. (DCETE) Biblical Verses: James 4:10, Hebrew 13:8, Psalm 40:8, Psalm 136:6, Psalm 103:2, Revelation 2:10 Dimensions: 28 1/8" 19 5/8" For additional photos visit our website www.hlantiques.com and explore category CAUGHT OUR EYE.
Signed water color by artist J. Mouncey. (CEDE) Dimensions: 151/2" x 19" To view additional photos, visit our website hlantiques.com and to category FOLK ART 2.
This charming hooked rug shows two birds (love birds?) sitting on a flowering branch. This rug ws professionally mounted on a stretcher 43 1/2" x 24" (LDOK). Visit our website www.hlantiques.com for additional photos and hooked rugs and go to section CAUGHT OUR EYE.
REMEMBER THOSE DAYS WHEN YOU DID ALL YOUR WORK ON A PIECE OF SLATE. THIS IS A WELL MADE SCHOOL SLATE WITH BRASS CORNER SUPPORTS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. (BETE) DIMENSIONS: 12 5/8" x 8 5/8" FOR ADDITIONAL PHOTOS VISIT OUR WEBSITE hlantiques.com OR CLICK ON LINK ABOVE. GO TO CATEGORY RECENT ADDITIONS.
This is a wonderful print of Winslow Homer's famous 1872 painting Snap the Whip in a magnificent old frame. Dimensions: 9 1/8" x 6 5/8" See our website hlantiques.com for additional photos. Visit category RECENT ADDITIONS.
THEOREM ON VELVET PEACHES,CHERRIES and DOGWOOD SIGNED: E. LATTE IN PERIOD FRAME (TBHDA) SEE FOLK ART 2 FOR ADDITIONAL PHOTOS
A framed etching by Leonard H. Mersky (1917-1994) titled "Jenny Grist Mill, Plymouth" (Mass).Hand signed in pencil 158/200. Etching is matted and framed. Additional photos are available on our website hlantiques.com. Visit category FOLK ART 2.
PAINTING of a GENTLEMAN ON BOARD ORIGINAL FRAME DIMENSIONS: 141/4” X 191/2” ADDITIONAL PHOTOS ARE ON OUR WEBSITE HLANTIQUES.COM (SEE LINK ABOVE). VISIT CATEGORY RECENT ADDITIONS..(OLDK)
A beautifully made hooked rug with a braided border featuring a cat and numerous birds. Outstanding condition and recently cleaned and reframed. For additional photos and other hooked rugs, visit our website hlantiques.com and visit category CAUGHT OUR EYE. (TAEDEW) Dimensions: 30" x 40"
A very good looking late 19th century one board game board. This bittersweet and black board is outlined in blue and has an attractive circle design on a mustard background in the keeper area. Visit our website hlantiques.com and go to category Folk Art 1 for additional game boards. (EOEE) DIMENSIONS: 23 7/8" X 15 11/16"
A DELIGHTFUL PAINTING ON CHILD'S HEADBOARD FOR ADDITIONAL PHOTOS CLICK ON LINK ABOVE OR VISIT hlantiques.com AND GO TO CATEGORY FOLK ART 2. (KLDE) DIMENSIONS:50"L x 14 1/2"W x 1"D
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