Axtell Antiques

Richard Axtell | 1 River Street, Deposit, NY 13754 | 607-467-4444 | rsaxtell@msn.com

Axtell Antiques was established in 1968 by Richard “Smitty” Axtell. Situated in a restored country inn on the banks of the Delaware River, the business, also known as The Rookery, features some of the best examples of early Americana with emphasis on scarcity, unusual form, and superlative, untouched condition. Museum quality baskets, stoneware, treenware, redware, folk art, iron hearth accessories, country furniture, textiles, art work, glassware and early lighting devices are on display. An adjunct to the Rookery is the Rookery Bookery, with hundreds of books, periodicals, catalogs and paper ephemera.


Utensil Rack and Utensils.

Price: Utensil Rack - $ 750. Utensils (pair) - $ 395.

2020-Nov-02 08:21am EST | Tags :

Shaving Mug

Price: $ 395 Payment accepted: check, money order, credit card.

2020-Nov-02 08:13am EST | Tags :

Rush Light

Hand forged iron combination rush light/candle holder. 18th century.

Price: $ 995 Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Nov-02 08:08am EST | Tags :

Carpenter's Hand Book

A Complete Treatise on Framing Hip and Valley Roofs by H. W. Holly. Illustrated with thirty seven engravings. Published in 1867. 49 pages. Book is in very good condition.

Price: $ 35. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Oct-02 02:57pm EDT | Tags :

Butter Paddle Pattern

This pattern, made of pig's leather, was used by a craftsman to draw a pattern or outline on wood that would be cut to make a butter paddle. New York State origin. ca. 1830. 9 1/2" x 5 1/2".

Price: $ 80 Payment method: check, VISA, Master Card, Discover, American Express.

2020-Oct-02 02:39pm EDT | Tags :

Meat Tenderizer

A heavy block of beech wood has been hand carved into this useful kitchen implement. New York State origin. ca. 1850. Measures 4" x 4" x 6 1/2"

Price: $ 50. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Oct-02 02:36pm EDT | Tags :

Pear Tape Measure

A celluloid tape measure with a figural pear and leaf tape handle. A fly decorates one side of the pear. Would have been used by a seamstress. In excellent condition. 2".

Price: $ 50. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Sep-18 07:05pm EDT | Tags :

Sewing Clamp

A nickel plated brass serpent supports a bee hive with flowers topped with a pin cushion. ca. 1850, 6".

Price: $ 175. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Sep-18 06:52pm EDT | Tags :

Carved Wooden Bird

A Bittern or American Bittern Mud Hen by wood carver Ray Conklin of Alexandria Bay, NY.

Price: $ 120 Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 07:55pm EDT | Tags :

Fly Match Safe

An over sized antique cast iron fly match safe. A hinged wing opens to reveal a compartment for matches. ca. 1890. 5"

Price: $ 195. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 07:52pm EDT | Tags :

Bit Brace

An 18th century hand carved drill bit brace made from beech with a maple palm.Includes 3 spoon bits. In excellent condition. 13 1/4". Bits are 8".

Price: $ 200. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 07:47pm EDT | Tags :

Privy Lamp

A vintage privy lamp used to light the way to the out house in the dark. Kerosene was the fuel. It has a blown glass chimney and a novelty burner. The body of the light is brass. ca. 1890. 9" tall.

Price: $ 295. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 07:42pm EDT | Tags :

Boot Scrape

A bob tail horse image cast iron boot scrape. The boot scrape is attached to a wooden stand. ca. 1850. 9" x 11"

Price: $ 75. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 10:18am EDT | Tags :

Masonic Redware Pitcher

A vintage Masonic molded redware pitcher. The pitcher is beautifully dappled with three color glaze and features a large raised Masonic square and compass symbol on each side. It is is excellent condition. ca. 1840. Most likely Pennsylvania origin. 9 1/2" tall.

Price: $ 550. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 10:10am EDT | Tags :

Scenic Oil Painting

An original oil on canvas landscape painting of Letchworth State Park in western New York State. The painting depicts Letchworth Falls and the original Letchworth Homestead in 1850. 27" x 21"

Price: $ 250. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 10:06am EDT | Tags :

Davis Lamp

A Davis Patent lard oil lamp with a beautiful wick tube. ca. 1840 7 1/2"

Price: $ 150. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 10:02am EDT | Tags :

Santa Plate

A transfer decorated polychrome English china with German type belschnickel Santa and a toy. Features a molded shamrock edge. 6" diameter.

Price: $ 40. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 09:55am EDT | Tags :

Cardan Lamp

A raw tin whale oil lamp. Includes a gravity feed supported wick tube with a wick pick and chain. Designed to hang or sit. Cape Cod origin. 11"

Price: $450. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 09:52am EDT | Tags :

Painted Noggin

A wooden maple noggin that is beautifully paint decorated. with strawberries and tulips on a gold background. ca. 1840 7" tall.

Price: $ 350. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 09:49am EDT | Tags :

Calabash Pipe

A vintage meerschaum smoking pipe with an amber stem and mouth piece. It features sterling silver trim. A great pipe with wonderful patina. ca. 1900

Price: $ 75. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-23 09:45am EDT | Tags :

Pottery Charger

A hand painted pottery charger - oil on bisque. Decorated with flowering wisterias. ca. 1880.

Price: $ 45. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-20 08:50pm EDT | Tags :

Prohibition Sign

A mounted and framed sign/poster advertising a prohibition rally in Batavia, NY in the early 1900's. The frame is in original red paint. On the rear is a folk drawing in graphite of people and animals.

Price: $ 85. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-20 08:23pm EDT | Tags :

Wooden Ink Stand

A James Chapelle Chester Co. wooden ink stand. Original black and white paint with gold stenciling on the top and side. Holes on top for quill pens and a hole in the center for an ink bottle.

Price: $ 495. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Aug-16 09:22pm EDT | Tags :

Corkscrew

This corkscrew has a walnut turned handle with an attached horse hair brush. c. 1830.

Price: $ 75. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Jul-11 10:55pm EDT | Tags :

Cookie Mold

A cast iron cookie or cake mold. "Rebecca at the Well" pattern. From the Albany-Troy Foundry. c. 1840. Oval shape - 4 1/2" x 3 1/2". c. 1840

Price: $ 110. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Jul-11 10:49pm EDT | Tags :

Sculpted Bone

A hand sculpted bone featuring the head of a Native American. The sculpting reveals great details and is most likely of 19th century origin. It is signed "M MARER"

Price: $ 195. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Jul-11 10:36pm EDT | Tags :

Pewter Lamp

A pewter single lens whale magnifying . The base of the lamp is sand weighted. The lamp is made by Roswell Gleason and is market PATENT. It stands 9" tall and is in excellent condition.

Price: $ 650. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Jun-11 09:44pm EDT | Tags :

Lemon Reamer

A wooden item used to extract juice from a lemon. It was carved and turned from bass wood. 6" long. Stamped PATENT APPLIED. Ca. 1890.

Price: $ 150. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Jun-10 08:11pm EDT | Tags : Treen ware

Sugar Nippers

The sugar nipper was used to cut, or nip small pieces of sugar from larger sugar chunks. Created from hand forged steel circa 1770, this item contains the original spring and rest. Concentric lines decorate the handles. The nipper measures 10".

Price: $ 295. Payment accepted: Check, money order, credit card.

2020-Jun-04 09:00pm EDT | Tags :


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