H&L Antiques

Helen & Larry Bryan | Princeton, NJ | (732) 690-5783 | hlantiques@icloud.com

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


PIGGIN ca: 1700-1800

This a well made great looking staved bucket  (called a piggin) having one stave extending higher as a handle. The piggin was often used as a dipping vessel or a grain measure. Note the hole in the extended stave foe hanging or to aid in pouring. Note a small tight crack on the upper band which does not extend the entire width. Otherwise, the piggin is in excellent condition. For additional photos visit our website hlantiques.com Click on link above in SHOP DESCRIPTION or go to antiques .com and explore category TREENWARE/WOODENWARE. (LDLK) Dimensions: Diameter Top 81/2", Height of Extended Stave 12" 

Price: 325 FREE SHIPPING(

2021-Feb-28 02:56pm EST | Tags :

R0TARY GRIDIRON 1740-1800

The rotating gridiron was used to lay meat or fish on for broiling, or to use as a trivet. The gridiron was also used for light cooking and warming. Note the shouldered handle here because the gridiron's low height. Also note, the heart finial with a hole for hanging. Excellent condition. For additional photos, visit our website hlantiques.com ( click on link in SHOP DESCRIPTION above or go to hlantiques and explore category KITCHEN/HEARTH. (MBE) Dimensions: 24"L x 31/2"H x 12"-121/2"Rotary

Price: 325 FREE SHIPPING

2021-Feb-27 03:13pm EST | Tags :

ROCKINGHAM PLATTER & BOWL 1850-1900

A beautiful signed yellow ware oval platter with Rockingham glaze in outstanding condition. No cracks, chips or repairs.  14" x 11" List Price: $195   (BLTK) A footed tea bowl with Rockingham glaze in excellent condition. No cracks, chips or repairs. Diameter 5, Height 2 3/4" List Price: $175   (BDLK)

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2021-Feb-09 11:39am EST | Tags :

WALLACE NUTTING "AND COME STRAIGHT HOME”

Wallace Nutting colored photograph " And Come Straight Home"  original mat and title, signed pencil signature, framed.  18 1/2" x 15 5/8". Excellent Condition (BOTK) For additional photos, click on our link above in SHOP DESCRIPTION (hlantiques.com) and visit category FOLK ART 2.

Price: $275

2021-Jan-31 12:58pm EST | Tags :

PARCHEESI BOARD 19th CENTURY

PARCHEESI BOARD 19th CENTURY A very colorful (greens, reds, yellows) one board 19th century parcheesi board. In wonderful condition. For additional photos click on link above in SHOP DESCRIPTION or go to hlantiques.com and explore category FOLK ART 1.(BHEE) Dimensions: 18" x 181/8"

Price: $2100

2021-Jan-31 10:27am EST | Tags :

DECORATED STONEWARE CROCK- MARKED R.C.R. 1850-60

Salt glaze floral brushed cobalt blue decorated crock, marked R.C.R., mark of Richard Clinton Remmey, Philadelphia, Pa. 1850-1860. Note the incised line on shoulder and two incised lines on body. Nice overall condition with very small chip on base(LRTK) For additional photos click on link above in Shop Description (hlantiques.com) and visit category Folk Art 2. Height: 8 1/2”  List Price: $395

Price: $395 INCLUDES SHIPPING

2021-Jan-24 12:01pm EST | Tags :

OIL ON HARDBOARD -BOY FEEDING RABBIT

A  NICELY FRAMED ,COLORFUL, RELAXING, QUIET, PAINTING ON HARD BOARD. OVAL FRAME: 12 3/4" X 10 3/4" FOR ADDITIONAL PHOTOS CLICK ON OUR WEBSITE LINK ABOVE (hlantiques.com) AND VISIT CATEGORY FOLK ART 2.

Price: $450

2021-Jan-23 04:32pm EST | Tags :

19th CENTURY THISTLE BUTTER PRINT

A well used hand carved "thistle" butter print with integral turned handle in outstanding condition with no cracks and a great natural mellow patina. The pattern is a deep carved thistle surrounded by two leaves with a cogwheel rim. Well done with appropriate wear. (EKK). For additional butter print images, visit our website hlantiques.com by clicking on link above in Shop Description and visit category TREENWARE/WOODENWARE. Dimensions: 3 3/8" Diameter, 2 3/4" High

Price: $85 Includes Shipping

2021-Jan-19 09:52am EST | Tags :

BRASS CANDLESTICKS ca:1780 - 1820

This pair of push-up candlesticks is pictured in George C. Neumann's book (ANTIQUE COUNTRY FURNISHINGS) on page 69 with the following comment. "The new neoclassical styling is evident in these popular ringed columns and sloping square bases." The candlesticks have the original disc push-up and are in good condition with a few very minor dents. 6"H  (BTBH) For additional photos ,clink on link above (in Shop Description) or go to hlantiques.com and visit category PEWTER, BRASS , COPPER

Price: $165 FREE SHIPPING

2021-Jan-18 02:14pm EST | Tags :

LIDDED PEWTER MEASURE - 18th CENTURY

This lidded measure has  extremely interesting features. The lid is marked 6 with initials LS and it has a pot-bellied or pear -shaped body. The measure has numerous   incised lines and features some nice rings which adds to its attractiveness. The thumb lift on the lid is also well designed. The measure is in good condition with only a few very, very small dents. From the Mary & Stan Lawrence collection. For additional photos ,clink on link above (in Shop Description) or go to hlantiques.com and visit category PEWTER, BRASS , COPPER.  (MSL) Dimension: 51/2"H

Price: $115 INCLUDES SHIPPING

2021-Jan-17 04:57pm EST | Tags :

VERY UNIQUE SPRIAL CANDLESTICK - MID 18th C.

A well made adjustable spiral candlestick with a large iron base and a nicely designed carrying handle from the mid 18th century. This candlestick was designed foe safety and function. Was used in the home as well as in the shop. The coil forms the stem of the candlestick which allows a cup (holds the candle) to be raised or lowered to adjust the burning candle. It is an intriguing fact that invariably  this type of candlestick  has a coat of black paint.  Outstanding condition. For additional photos ,clink on link above (in Shop Description) or go to hlantiques.com and visit category EARLY LIGHTING (TBKE) Dimensions: 7 1/4"H, 5 1/2" Base Diameter

Price: $225 FREE SHIPPING

2021-Jan-17 11:02am EST | Tags :

QUIMPER SUGAR BOWL WITH LID

A BEAUTIFUL QUIMPER SUGAR BOWL IN MINT CONDITION. AS WITH ALL QUIMPER WARE, THE HAND PAINTING IS BEAUTIFUL AND THE COLORS ARE VIVID. HEIGHT 6" For additional photos ,clink on link above (in Shop Description) or go to hlantiques.com and visit category TOLEWARE, POTTERY, CERAMICS, GLASS

Price: $95 FREE SHIPPING

2021-Jan-16 01:11pm EST | Tags :

Dome Top Box ca:1800

An extremely interesting dome top  box and delightful box. It retains its original gray/green paint, original lock (no key), cotter pin hinges and t- nailed butt joints. Excellent condition. For additional photos ,clink on link above (in Shop Description) or go to hlantiques.com and visit category BOXES: WALL, CANDLE, PANTRY, TABLE.(CEDE) Dimensions: 8"L x 41/4"W x 47/8"H

Price: $485 FREE SHIPPING

2021-Jan-15 10:57am EST | Tags :

DAVENPORT PITCHER, IRONSTONE ca:1815

This is an excellent Hydra jug or pitcher made by Davenport Company of Longport Staffordshire, England 1805-1820. It is made of Ironstone Pottery which Davenport called Stone China. Overall a lovely early jug in great condition. An identical Davenport jug is illustrated in Godden's Guide to Ironstone, a reference book by Geoffrey A. Godden, Published by The Antique Collectors Club, page 230, Plate 178. Davenport jugs and pitchers are generally of higher quality than Mason's Ironstone and have heavily gilded detail, with finer hand painting. (BON) For additional photos ,clink on link above (in Shop Description) or go to hlantiques.com and visit category RECENT ADDITIONS. Dimensions: 4 1/2"H

Price: $385 FREE SHIPPING

2021-Jan-12 05:11pm EST | Tags :

TOLEWARE DOCUMENT BOX - EARLY 19th CENTURY

An early 19th century toleware document box with an interesting an unusual decoration. The document box has a nice clean interior and is complete with original hasp and original handle. The original paint which is attributed to Mercy North 1798-1838 (Fly Creek NJ) remains vibrant on all sides. However, there is some loss on all the sides.  The box is in excellent condition for a piece of this age. (CARL) For additional photos ,clink on link above (in Shop Description) or go to hlantiques.com and visit category TOLEWARE, POTTERY, CERAMICS, GLASS Dimensions: 8" L x 4"D x 4 1/2"H

Price: $375 FREE SHIPPING

2021-Jan-12 10:34am EST | Tags :

WROUGHT STEEL TABLE CANDLE HOLDER - 19th CENTURY

Wrought steel table candle holder, early to mid 19th century was an adaptation of the spring grip principal from the rush and splint holders. It is sometimes confused with rush holders and also referred to as an Alpine Candle Holder. In some books (EARLY LIGHTING, THE RUSHLIGHT CLUB) it is dated ca:1750. This ornate example with it leaf drip pan was finished to a very high standard. Note the precision of the swirls, the turnings on the shaft, the precision of the edges and  the rat tail on the carrying grip. etc For additional photos ,clink on link above (in Shop Description) or go to hlantiques.com and visit category EARLY LIGHTING. (AHET) Dimensions: 18"H, 6 3/4" x 5" Base  

Price: $550 INCLUDES SHIPPING

2021-Jan-11 11:22am EST | Tags :

TWO DIFFERENT HEIGHTS CANDLE STICKS-19th CENTURY

Two different size "hog-scraper" candle holders which derives name from the similarity to a device (and its occasional use as such) for scraping bristles from hogs at butchering time. The smaller one on the left is complete with hook and push-up. The taller candle holder on the right does not have the hook. It may never have had a hook since I can not feel or see any signs of breakage. Left Candle Stick: Height 6", Sheet Iron, Complete   List Price $80  (KET) Right Candle Stick: Height 7 3/8", Sheet Iron, No Hanger    List Price: $65 (KTD) For additional photos ,clink on link above (in Shop Description) or go to hlantiques.com and visit category EARLY LIGHTING

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2021-Jan-10 09:11am EST | Tags :

PEWTER CANDLESTICKS EARLY 18th CENTURY

A pair of early 18th century pewter candlesticks  with a bulbous base  and inverted acorn shaped knob on stem. What is so interesting  about these candle sticks is there unique size and condition. They measure 4 3/4" H with a 3" W base and they are in excellent condition with no cracks and very minor dents. For additional photos ,clink on link above (in Shop Description) or go to hlantiques.com and visit category EARLY LIGHTING (BTCEDE)   

Price: $1950 INCLUDES SHIPPING

2020-Dec-20 11:27am EST | Tags :

YELLOW WARE BOWL WITH RARE GREEN SEAWEED BAND

A great looking yellow ware bowl with a rare and exquisite  applied green seaweed band as well as mocha bands. Note the rounded semi- bulbous lip and raised foot. This 1860-1910 bowl is in fantastic condition with no chips, hairlines or repairs. For additional photos visit our website hlantiques.com by clicking on link in Shop Description above or use hlantiques.com and then visit category TOLEWARE/POTTERY/CERAMICS/GLASS Dimensions: 10 1/4" Diameter, 5 1/4" Height  

Price: $500 FREE SHIPPING

2020-Dec-17 05:38pm EST | Tags :

PAINTED WOODEN OVAL BOX-GERMAN-19th c.

A beautiful German 19th century oval bentwood box with lapped sides laced together with thin strips of wood. This covered box has retained its original paint decoration, the top painted with a scene of a man and his dog, with German inscription in white painted around the edge, (purportedly translated “my dog, the trusted animal enjoys bringing back to me lost items”, the sides with polychrome flowers.While the box is in wonderful condition, there is some minor wear and loss on the box. For additional photos of box including close-ups of minor wear visit our website hlantiques.com and explore category CAUGHT OUR EYE: RUGS, UNIQUE ITEMS. Dimensions: 18”L, 7 1/2" (KTOK)

Price: $795 INCLUDES SHIPPING

2020-Dec-14 07:48pm EST | Tags :


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