Jacob Dorn Dairy Farm Antiques

Sherry Spehar | Brighton, Michigan | 810-820-0286 | jacobdorndairyfarm@gmail.com

Good Day! I am Sherry Spehar, an antiques seller for over 25 years.My loves are 1700's and 1800's textiles, wallpaper boxes, woodenware, and country smalls.I do have some antique furniture as well that I will offer from time to time.I have been selling at good Tennessee and Midwestern shows.Every item is guaranteed to be authentic and as described.A money back return poiicy is in effect as long as you notify mewithin 72 hours of receipt and as long as that item is returned in as received condition.The refund will not include shipping,unless I have made a mistake in the ad. Extra pictures will be provided upon request. Paypal is the preferred payment.You need not have a Paypal account,just an email address.You can use your credit card via Paypal.Checks are welcome and will be held till cleared.Money orders are like cash.Layaways are welcome! Connect with me on Facebook under my name,Sherry Spehar or my business page, Jacob Dorn Dairy Farm Antiques..Please note that communication is king in an online business.


1800's Wood and Cardboard Egg Tray

Patented July 20 18--.Measures 12" x 10" and has cardboard tubes that hold 30 eggs.Probably sat on a general store counter,as freshly gathered eggs do not require refrigeration.One side is stencilled,"eggs" and another side says 30 eggs.The last side says the patent date.I have stuffed tissue in the tubes,but the tubes would look good with dyed Easter eggs.

Price: $75 plus shipping

2020-Apr-04 12:34pm EDT | Tags :

1800's Yellow Glazed Grease Lamp with 2 Spouts

Unusual yellow glazed lamp.Measures 4 1/2" x 4 1/2" Heavy for its size.Handle and the lamp is in good shape with a few tiny chips ,but no cracks.Attractive lamp with a brown darkened circle form the burned fats.Probably European.

Price: $250 includes the shipping

2020-Apr-04 11:26am EDT | Tags :

Tiny, 4 1/2" China Head Doll from the 1800's.

Antique china head doll in great shape.Patinated cloth body.Almost a Mary Lincoln hairstyle.Porcelain head/shoulder and bisque arms and legs.Her pantaloons are handstitched in the back.

Price: $160 includes the shipping

2020-Mar-31 01:08pm EDT | Tags :

1800's Indiana Splint Basket, Double Wrapped Rim

Measures 13" high, 10" wide.Heavy duty gathering basket.Thick bent wood handle, wide lashing,thin wicker like strips woven with wide splint.This is the Hemi of the basket world.Dates to about 1850's.Some missing weavers on the bottom and an old piece of rope attaching the handle to the rim.

Price: $145 sale price plus shipping

2020-Mar-30 04:00pm EDT | Tags :

1800's Natural Ash Burl Bowl 10 1/2"

Mid to late 1800's, refined,all natural shallow burl bowl.Uncommon as never has been oiled,stained, or varnished.Pictures taken in natural indoor lighting.There are 2 shrinkage checks in the bowl.Part of my own burl collection.

Price: $375 plus shipping

2020-Mar-26 10:24am EDT | Tags :

Green glass canner,bottle,apothecary,basket.

Canner, later 1800's,molded with bubbly glass, 7".No cracks, but some wavy stress lines.2 rims chips.No pontil on base,just a ring.Use as a vase for tulips and lilacs.$65****Beer bottle dug in Michigan.7 1/2" marked Keewenaw Bottling Works,Mohawk,Michigan abt 1920. no cracks but a chip under the lettering, $10****Apothecary abt 11", marked in Latin for Gum Arabia,nice green tin top, $115****Green painted wicker basket with a crack in the wooden middle, 1920-1930's,measures 25" long by 9" wide.nice to display tiny clay pots, $25**** Whole group is $150 plus shipping****

Price: Canner $65,Bottle $10, Apothecary $115, Basket $25 -all for $150 plus shipping.

2020-Mar-21 12:06pm EDT | Tags :

Early 1835 Shelf Clock Face

Measures 12 1/2" wide and 11" tall.Glited gold corners and black painted numbers on wood.In good shape with a few areas of paint loss.Old price sticker on the back says $395.

Price: $145 plus shipping,on sale for $115 plus shipping.

2020-Mar-20 11:17am EDT | Tags :

Mini Portrait on Wafer of a Colonial Lady

Measures 3" long x 2 -1/2" wide.Watercolor painted on wafer.About 1810.She has the typical head piece ,hairstyle, and dress of her day.Some tiny areas of paint loss and some loss to the golded gesso frame.The wafer is good, not warped.I have not examined her out of the frame.

Price: $150 includes shipping

2020-Mar-19 09:57am EDT | Tags :

1820's Painted Silhoutte, Child in a Blue Dress

The framed silhouette measues approx 5-1/2" x 8".The silhouette is painted on paper and not a cut out.The little girl,appears to be 3 or 4 years of age.Her hair and clothing have much detail.Note the belt on the dress and the puffed sleeves.I do not have the provenance,but she is of New England origin.There is a small amount of foxing on the paper.No tears or folds.I have not taken the image out of the newer frame.There is some glare and reflection of my orange shirt.Very good condition.

Price: $195 includes the shipping

2020-Mar-17 02:57pm EDT | Tags :

Lot of 5, eyeglasses, cards, leather psalm book

5 piece lot include a mini leather ,Dutch Psalm book of 1789.2 sets of 1800's eyeglasses,and 2 decks of 1910 Little Duke playing cards.The leather psalm book has the back board missing and contains 433 pages,the back few are soiled.The eyeglasses are from the mid 1800s to the Civil War-one set has the curved riding temples and the other set have the straight temples.There is a red set of Little Duke no 24 playing cards that has a very worn 8 of hearts and a missing ace of spades.The blue Duke no 24 set is complete with the rules and the joker and comes with its box.The condition is very good.Both are 1910.Sold as a lot.

Price: $80 includes the shipping,on sale for $60

2020-Mar-16 03:01pm EDT | Tags :

Native American Burl Paddle

Measures 6" wide, 8 1/2" Long.*Paddles were used in the maintenance of the food,versus ladles and spoons that were used to eat the foods.Looks like cherry with its dark and light tones.Gracefu handle and exceptional grain.Early to mid 1800's.

Price: $275 , on sale for $200

2020-Mar-14 02:15pm EDT | Tags :

1800's Mini Wallpaper Box

Measures approx 4" long.In the shape of a trunk with leather hinges tacked on the back.Inside is a cream colored paper with a stain along the lower back edge.The front clasp is present,and the box closes fine.The dometop is pine.The trunk "straps" are a shinier paper.The colors are cream and black.There are some paper losses mainly to the top,where the box has been handled.Price covers the shipping..More pictures can be taken.

Price: $215 on sale for $175

2020-Mar-12 12:35pm EDT | Tags :

Small Shaker Pantry Box

Measures approx 4 1/4".Single finger.Good condition.Base pegs were replaced with small nails.Late 1800s-early 1900's.

Price: sale pending

2020-Mar-01 11:43am EST | Tags :


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