Lynne Nelson Antiques

Lynne Nelson | 159 Mary Catherine Dr., Lancaster, MA. 01523 | 978.706.1321 | lnantique@comcast.net

I have been buying and selling 18th and 19th century country antiques for approximately 35 years concentrating in early paint, iron, lighting, and items to be found in the early kitchen. For the past several years I have shown in the Nan Gurley antique shows.


Paper Mache Decoy signed Sybille Leary

This paper mache decoy was purchased by me from Sybille Leary in the 1970's. It measures 15 inches long. It is one of her earlier pieces. Very Unique! Shipping is included.

Price: $125 includes shipping

2020-Jan-19 01:34pm EST | Tags :

Polar Bear, walking, Royal Copenhagen no. 320

The walking polar bear is signed Denmark Copenhagen no. 320. I believe it was manufactured in the 1930's. It is in excellent condition. Shipping is included. No international sales please.

Price: $99

2020-Jan-19 01:27pm EST | Tags :

EARLY 19TH C PAINTED DOUGH BOWL

This 18 inch diameter wooden dough bowl was purchased in Maine for my collection many years ago. It stands 5 inches tall. It is out of round from shrinkage and age. The red paint is original. It is solid with no cracks or splits. Shipping is included.

Price: $398 shipping included

2020-Jan-19 12:37pm EST | Tags :

INKWELL LOT

This is a nice lot of 4 early inkwells The largest one is made of stone and measures 2 3/4" x 1 1/2". Two inks are in a brown slip (?) and one is beige (This one has a small chip on the top. The two round inks measure 2" tall and the beige stoneware ink measures 2 1/2 " in diameter and 1" tall.

Price: $110 + s

2020-Jan-10 02:23pm EST | Tags :

EARLY WOODEN MORTAR WITH PESTLE

This heavy wooden pestle is carved from a single piece of wood. It measures 7 1/2 hinches tall with a 4 1/2 inch top diameter. It has a no cracks or splits on the body of the mortar. It has two minor splits on the base which look stable. This is a nice look, somewhat looks like a hornbeam, in your farm house kitchen. The petle is of lighter weight and color. Originally I am sure it had a matching pestle.

Price: $110 +s

2020-Jan-10 02:09pm EST | Tags :

EARLY HOMEMADE PAINTED CHECKERBOARD

The checkerboard measures 14 inches x 14 inches. It has old oxidized nails holding the top surface on the edge pieces. It is in well used condition but certainly usable. Priced to sell.

Price: $95 + s

2020-Jan-10 02:04pm EST | Tags :

TREEN BOWL

Here is a nice small heavy wooden bowl measuring nearly 7 inches in diameter and 2 1/2 inches tall. It has a small split on the edge which does not extend either to the inside or the outside or the bowl.

Price: $65 + s

2020-Jan-10 01:55pm EST | Tags :

TWO EARLY 19TH c WOODEN BREAD BOARD

These 19th c bread boards were well used. The larger board is 11 1/2 inches in diameter. The board has a flower impressed on the edge as well as the word BREAD. The smaller board is nearly 11 inches in diameter. This board has the word Bread impressed on the edge.

Price: $95 + s

2020-Jan-10 01:47pm EST | Tags :

PAINTED DOVETAILED UTILITY CARRIER KNIFE BOX

This painted utility carrier or knife box is in its original red paint. It has old square nails on the bottom and it is dovetailed . The carrier measures 13 1/2 inches long, 9 inches from front to back and the base is 3 inches high. It is in good used condition.

Price: SOLD THANK YOU!

2020-Jan-09 02:45pm EST | Tags :

PENNSYLVANIA RYE STRAW BASKET

This nice PA. rye basket is 13 inches in diameter and nearly 4 inches high. It is in very good condition. I cannot see any damage.

Price: $65 + s

2020-Jan-09 02:37pm EST | Tags :

18th C MORTAR AND PESTLE

A nice early mortar and pestle measuring 7 1/4 inches tall with a 4 1/2 in. top diameter. It looks like it was hand made out of a solid piece of wood I do not know the wood but it is a heavy piece. The pestle I believe is maple. A nice look for your farm kitchen.

Price: SOLD THANK YOU!

2020-Jan-08 09:28am EST | Tags :

PAINTED WOODEN DOUGH BOWL

This 14 inch diameter painted bowl is in its original dark red paint. It is 4 inches in height with a 1 in. lip. This bowl has been used a "million" times since it has lots of chop marks at the edges but no splits or cracks.

Price: SOLD THANK YOU!

2020-Jan-08 09:27am EST | Tags :

EARLY 19th C DOUBLE BETTY LAMP

Here is an excellent example of an early double Betty lamp with hanger. This double Betty still has the original wicks and hanger. It measures 6 inches long which does not include the hanger.

Price: $125 includes shipping

2020-Jan-08 09:11am EST | Tags :

RARE EARLY 19TH C PIERCED TIN LANTERN

This diminutive pierced tin lantern has a punched tin slit decoration, bumped out hinged door with glass panel and hasp closure, leated candle cup with a Tallow candle stub complete and very good condition. It measures 12 inches to the top of the handle, and 4 in. in diameter.

Price: $595

2019-Dec-01 01:50pm EST | Tags :

TRAMMEL STYLE LOOM LIGHT WITH DOUBLE BETTY LA,MP

Hard to find trammel loom light used to adjust the height of lighting while working on a loom. This light measures 25 inches long not including the double Betty lamp. Along with the Betty lamp is the pick. It is in good used condition.

Price: SOLD THANK YOU!

2019-Nov-01 06:44pm EDT | Tags :

18th C Revolving Wrought Iron Toaster

Here is a great 18th C country primitive for your fireplace. The wrought iron toaster revolves so that all sides are cooked. The handle end is called a rat tail. This fireplace toaster measures 13 1/2inches long and 13 inches wide.

Price: SALE $75

2019-Sep-07 04:54pm EDT | Tags :

WROUGHT IRON GRIDION 18TH C

Here is a nice size 12 inches long x 8 inches wide, which was used in the 18th C to hold food for cooking in the fireplace just like todays barbeque. It stands on 4 little legs whose ends curl back. It has a hole in the lollipop handle presumably for hanging when hot in use. Great little piece of country primitives.

Price: SALE: $75

2019-Sep-07 04:48pm EDT | Tags :

Antique 19th C. Forged Sticking Tommy

Here is a 19th C forged miners or sticking Tommy candle holder with hook for hooking it over a chair back. It is in very good used condition. Shipping inc.

Price: $65

2019-Aug-06 05:31pm EDT | Tags :


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