Lynne Nelson Antiques
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.
This is a beautiful wrought iron antique Menorah holding 7 candles. It is 25 1/2 " wide and 18 " tall at its highest point. It is in very good condition with the exception of one candle holder (the piece that you put the candle in) , the very last holder on the left (facing it). This holder is missing. The base is intact so I put a little candle wax on the center of the base and stuck the candle to it. This works very well. You can barely tell that this piece is missing. Please email me if you need more pictures.
Price: 135 Shipping included
These Oval pantry boxes measuring 6 1/2" and 6" long were made in the late 19th or early 20th century. They are in their natural finish with no vanish, They have black steel tacks and black steel points. They are both in very good used condition with no wood loss. The larger box has a paper label on it but it is not readable. The second picture of the inside lids and body of the boxes show the difference in coloring under the lids (at the top edges of the box) which depicts the fact that they are indeed antique and the cover was on for a very long time. Usually these boxes held spices so you can see why the cover was kept on. They are being sold as a pair. Shipping is included.
This 19th century foot warmer is in the original green paint. It has the original insert inside which held the embers or coal. It is in good condition with normal paint loss but no breaks, The door works as it was designed to. It has a wire carrying handle on the top. It measures 9 inches wide, 7 1/2 in. front to back and it is 5 1/2" high.
Price: $110 Free shipping
This 18th century treenware plate measures 8 inches in diameter and I believe the wood is maple. The bottom looks somewhat like tiger maple. It measures 3/8" thick. It is in very good used condition with no cracks or chips. I have more photos if you are interested. The price will include shipping.
Price: $395 includes shipping
This early square nailed canted dough box is painted Spanish brown with traces of salmon paint. The box is constructed with square nails. It measures 11 inches long by 8 inches wide and 4 1/4 inches tall measured on the sides or 5 inches high measures on the ends. It is in good used condition. If you would like more photos please email me. This piece was purchased in Vermont.
Price: $450 includes shipping
This early treen plate measures 7 inches in diameter. It is in used but good condition. The plate does not have a crack or split in it. The line which runs across is a mark in the wood which is either birch or beech. This was purchased in Vt.
Price: $225 includes shipping
This tin traveling lantern is similar to the famous 19th century Stevens Traveling Lantern. The top of the lantern folds back to revel the cup like base with a handle. This base has the adjustable wick and area to fill with oil. The front of the top slides up to allow the light to be adjusted. It is 7 inches tall a d 2 1/2 inches from front to back. It is in good used condition,
Price: $65 plus shipping
This iron crown with several hooks for hanging birds or as used today hanging pots measures 13 1/2 inches in diameter and is 12 inches tall which includes the hanger at the top. It has 4 hooks which are fixed, one on each vertical band and 4 double hooks which fit around the bottom of the crown and are movable. It has a little surface rust but not noticeable. This is a nice 18th century piece which is quite difficult to find. This was purchased at auction.
Price: $150 (SALE $135 Free Shipping)
This wooden candle dipping rack circa 1750-1800 has a grid-type frame that allowed more candles per dipping. The rack was suspended between two chairs as shown in George Neumans book Early American Antique Country Furnishings. 1650-1800's. It measures 23 inches long by 11 inches wide There are 6 sections and each is tenoned into the side pieces which are tapered.
Price: $525.00 (SALE $ 475 Free Shipping)
This great painted wall box is in its original old red paint. It is 8 1/2" in height, 3 1/2 " deep, and 11" across the front. There are square nails on the back.
Price: $355.00 Free Shipping
This nice wooden divided carrier is in its original blue green dry paint. It is used and has normal wear for its age which is approx. late 19th century. The box measures 16 inches across the front, 8" high at its highest point and 8" from front to back.
Price: $195.00 (sale $ 175}
The punched tin lantern shown is 17 inches tall including the ring at the top. It is cleated on the bottom indicating an original early piece. It has an overall punched design. This lantern is in good used condition. Please request more photos if interested. Thank you.
Price: 265 Free Shipping
This Betty lamp rack or utensil rack is meant to hold several Betty lamps. The two spikes are meant to be put into a fireplace beam. It is 15 inches long. The top rod is decorated with three curlique figures. This rack could also be used as a utensil rack to hold iron forks, ladles, etc.
Price: 150 (SALE $110 INCLUDES SHIPPING)
This early spiral candlestick is mounted on a round platform with three cabriole-type legs. The original sliding knob is missing. It is in good used condition and measures 6 inches tall.
This wonderful pair of tin FAN shaped candle sconces dates from approx. the middle 19th c. They measure 12 inches high and 10 inches at the widest point. These are in very good used condition and came from a private Massachusetts estate. Please email me at email@example.com for any questions or additional photos.
Price: $325 FREE SHIPPING
This is a beautiful example of a tinned sconce which hung on the wall in the 18th century home to support candles and reflect their light circa 1780. This sconce has a beautiful crimped rounded top and a punched shield design just under the hanging hole in the center of the line embossed back piece. The candle socket is cleated through the bottom of the sconce. It measures 14 inches in height and 4 1/2 inches wide. Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or would like more photos. I accept personal check, money order, and Paypal. Shipping is exact cost of postage.
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