Specializing in Early American Furniture and Accessories
Furniture | Folk Art | Accessories | What's Sold | About Us | Contact Us | Links |Home

Accessories - last updated 05/18/15
Click on any image for more detailed photos


19th C Brass Bucket - with hand forged handle. Brass handle mounting plate is stamped "12". Bottom is also stamped "The American Brass Kettle Manufacturer" with a "2" in the middle. Minor scratches and abrasions consistent with age.
Measures 12 1/2" diameter x 10" tall.

SKU: MRTH59 - Price: $79.99

Early Barn Lantern - Appears to be made of Oak. Candle holder has been replaced.
Measures 12" tall x 6" square.

SKU: SK7 - Price: $399


18th C or early 19th C Leather Bucket - Very unusual and rare leather bucket with cat gut stitching. The black grime on the old leather appears to be an old bees wax. The rim was formed by folding over the leather and stitching. Only bucket in this form I have ever seen.
Measures 16" dia x 10" high

SKU: MEIS3 - Price: $295


6' Set of Sleigh Bells - Complete set of bells with buckle. Lined on the inside with leather. This is a high quality set of bells which is very rare to find. Bells are numbered 3. 4. 5. 6. 10. Excellent Condition.
Measures 6' long x 1 1/4" wide.

SKU: GOD3468 - Price: $245



8' Set of Sleigh Bells - Bells range in size from small to large and back to small again. Leather and brass in good shape as shown. Hard to find a complete set of sleigh bells in this condition and this long.
Measures 8' long x 1 1/4" wide.

SKU: BE6 - Price: $195

Early Pair of Woman's Shoes - Small and dainty early leather shoes, possibly for a child
Measures 8" long x 2 1/2" wide x 7" tall.



Early Tote - in original dark green paint. Small square head brads along with some 20th C nails on the bottom.
Measures 14 1/2" long x 8 1/2" wide x 6" tall to top of handle

SKU: COP81 - Price: SOLD

Early Cutlery Box - in old green over cream paint. Small square head nails. Butt joints on corners.
Measures 11 1/2" long x 7 1/4" wide x 3 1/2" tall

SKU: COP89 - Price: $145



Early Wooden Sap Bucket - with bale handle and coopered butt joints. Intact with the original metal bands. Very tight. In original BLUE paint.
Measures 11" diameter x 7 3/4" tall


Early Milking Stool - Hollowed out in the middle and tilts down for comfort. Lots of Character.
Measures 11" dia. x 8" tall

SKU: DAC386 - Price: SOLD



19th C. Butter Churn - Early butter churn in original red paint. Original guide and dasher. 4 metal bands intact and very tight. Found in western NY
Measures 9 1/2" diameter at the top x 11" diameter at the bottom x 22" tall. Total height with dasher is 48"

SKU: UA10- Price: $299


18th C Document Box - Very unusual footed document box with large wrap-around hand forged hinges. All original, including the blue and red paint. Appears to be made of eastern white pine. Original lock still intact. Hinges secured with early cinched over nails. All dovetailed construction. Truly a collectors gem.
Measures 16" long x 10" wide x 10" tall

SKU: - Price: SOLD



Early Primitive Duck Decoy - This is the kind we like to collect, worn and grungy. This guy is in original black paint and never had eyes. No breaks.
Measures 14" long x 5" wide.

SKU: GOD2956B - Price: $85

Early Primitive Duck Decoy - This is the kind we like to collect, worn and grungy. This guy is in original black paint and no longer has his eyes. No breaks.
Measures 16" long x 5" wide.

SKU: GOD2956A - Price: $85


18th C. 17" Pewter Charger - Nice early pewter charge. No apparent marks.
Measures 17" dia. x 1" deep

SKU: COP90 - Price: $145

18th C. 15" Pewter Charger - Nice early pewter charger with faint hallmark on back.
Measures 15" dia. x 1" deep

SKU: COP89 - Price: $145



18th C. Pewter Plate Warmer - Marked on the bottom "London" with 4 other touch marks. Never seen one before. This is used to warm pewter plates by pouring hot water into the spout with the hinged lid. Complete with the 2 handles. Very Rare!
Measures 9 1/2" diameter x 1 1/4" tall

SKU: COP87 - Price: $225


18th C Pewter Plate - Early pewter plate with 3 hallmarks. Slight dents in bottom.
Measures 12 1/2" round x 1 1/2" deep

SKU: COP88 - Price: $165



Early Sampler - Circa 1825 sampler by Mary Potter, age 12, under glass. Birds eye maple frame. Top alphabet and numbers in various colors. Bottom phrase in black. Signed "Mary Potter her work aged 12 years July the 26th 1825.
Measures 16 1/2" tall x 12" wide

SKU: COP91 - Price: $325

18th C Rush Light - on what appears to be a walnut base. Base has nice turning, also has a check about 1" from the edge.
Measures 9" tall x 3 1/2" dia at base.

SKU: COP58 - Price: $325



Early Painted Butter Churn - with original guide and dasher. Wonderful construction and joinery. Beautiful apple green over gray. Bottom 2 bands are loose but holds tight when pushed down. This is typical for churns of this age due to wood shrinkage.
Marked on the bottom partially which would say "C. Wilder & Son / So. Hingham, Mass
Measures 22" tall x 9 1/4" at the top x 12" at the bottom. Dasher is 44" long

SKU: GAI10 - Price: $575


Early 19th C Bellows - with original red paint and leather. Great piece of Americana that has lasted over 200 years. Tears in the leather.
Measures 24" long x 13" wide

SKU: COP62 - Price: $189



Early Coffee Grinder - In the best patina. Still in great working condition. Just love the large crank and handle. Made of oak with finger joints. Knob on drawer may be a replacement.
Measures 8" square x 7" tall

SKU: GOD3072 - Price: $69.99



Early Table Top Dough Box - with original lid (hard to find). Painted in an old grungy browny red. Square nailed.
Measures: 10" tall x 14" wide x 27" deep

SKU: GOD3320 - Price: $319

Early Baking Canister Set - including "Ginger", "Nutmeg", "B. Powder". All in good condition. Knob replaced on the B. Powder tin. Great matching set in the early tole designs.
Each canister measures: 9" tall x 7 3/4" wide x 8 3/4" deep

SKU: HA355 - Price: $349 set



Early New England Berry Basket - Oak splint basket with single cross lap weave on the top band, similar to the Taconic basketmakers. Also, the bottom protrudes up into the basket about 1 1/2" similar to the Taconic baskets. Excellent Condition.
Measures: 7 1/2" long x 8" wide x 6" high, 10" to the top of the handle.

SKU: KPA44 - Price: $149

Early Painted Gathering Basket - Splint basket with wooden handle in old green over red paint. Unusual shape and form. Wear is consistent with age. Found in New Lebanon, NY.
Measures: 23 1/2" long by 15" wide by 14" high.

SKU: MEIS2- Price: $235



Early New England Fixed Handle Basket - made with ash handle and bands. Great form, in good condition.
Measures: 13 1/2" long x 10" wide x 12" high

SKU: MRTH285 - Price: $135

Early Child's Basket - Nice example of a tightly woven basket for a child or for berries. Old varnish on the outside. A couple strands broken near the handle.
Measures: 8" long x 7" wide x 7" high.

SKU: GAI18 - Price: $75



19th C. Fixed Handle Basket - made of ash, this basket remains one of my favorites. Excellent Condition. The top band as well as both bottom boards are secured with tiny square head nails. The bottom boards are pine, both of which are split, which is to be expected when a solid board is nailed in all directions. All original, sweet basket
Measures: 12" diameter x 11" high

SKU: MRTH287 - Price: SOLD

Early Egg Basket - Wonderful construction and form of this ribbed egg basket. Excellent condition. Ash splints with ash handle. Handle extending down thru the bottom becoming an integral part of the ribbed design.
Measures: 14" long x 13" wide x 8 1/2" high. 13" to top of handle.

SKU: HES43 - Price: $189



Early PA Gathering Basket - Large rectangular basket in good condition. Appears to be black ash.
Measures: 24" long x 20" wide x 10" high

SKU: POP05 - Price: $185

19th C. Large Covered Basket - signs that it may be shaker, you be the judge. No visible damage. Top has been lined with newspaper of which one article reads "Lewiston Weekly Journal for the week ending April 16th 1874. Very unusual basket in rare form.
Measures: 23" square by 16" high

SKU: COP85 - Price: $495



Early Buttocks Basket - Nice splint buttocks basket in good shape.
Measures: 15" long x 13" wide x 12" high to top of handle

SKU: MRTH272 - Price: $125

Early Berry Basket -Tightly woven splint basket used to gather berries. Square bottom, round top. Shaped handle. Some staining from use.
Measures: 10 1/2" long X 11" wide x 14"

SKU: DAC436 - Price: $155



Early Paris Child's Sled #69 - Circa 1890. Repainted in 1930 when signed on the bottom. Signed "Dolly Kirk, 604 Linden Ave, Buffalo, NY, Dec 7 1930".
Traces of the original blue visible. Missing the front pull bar. Split on rear of board. Found in Texas.
Measures: 36" long x 13" wide

Price: $460

Paris #18 Clipper - Early sled in great condition. Circa 1900 - 1910. Original Stencil on bottom, Great paint and subject matter. These sleds are getting harder and harder to find.
Measures: 10 1/2" wide x 40" long x 4" high

Price: $425



Early Paris Child's Sled #63 - made in South Paris, Maine in the late 1860's. The top board is in good paint. Was originally split but has been re-glued. It is not uncommon to find these sleds with the board split. Good stencil on the bottom. Front pull bar replaced with one from another Paris sled.
Measures: 30" long x 13 1/2" wide x 7 1/2" tall

Price: $875

Rare Paris Cutter - Child's cutter sled manufactured by the Paris Manufacturing Company, Paris ME. Circa 1890. This sled is unusual in that although it was manufactured by Henry Morton, founder of the company, it was painted by his brother William. William Morton was known to paint the artwork having to do with water and boats. Oak frame with iron runners. Pine board with detailed artwork along with finely detailed painting of 2 sailboats in the sea. Some restoration to artwork. Splits in board have been restored as well.
A wonderful, highly collectable sled with wonderful subject matter.

Measures: 12 1/2" wide x 49" long x 4 1/2" high

Price: $1550



Paris Snow Fairy #80 Sled - Rare early sled made by Paris Manufacturing Company in Paris Maine around 1870. This sled when new, had a wonderful hand painted design on the top board along with 2 small bells that hang from hooks inside the bentwood curls. One of the hooks remains intact and the other hook is broken off. The bells are always the first to get lost. The number "80" is written on the underside. For some reason, the sled was repainted covering up the design on the board but some of the outline of the original design can be seen through the paint. Good condition, no visible repairs.
Measures 36" long x 15" wide x 8" high

Price: $699

19th C Paint Decorated Sled with Provenance -Early sled in excellent condition. Red board with blue-green side rails and yellow pin striping along runners, knees, and side boards. One knee had been replaced. Maker unknown. Provenance on the sled dating back to 1877 in Somerville, NJ to a N. C. Porter. It was then handed down to Chester A Porter dated December 23 '98'.
Measures: 12" wide x 51" long x 8 1/2" high

Price: $389



Paris Sled - #68 Cutter with the word Gazelle painted on the top board. Typical Paris decorative accents along the top board as well. Appears to be a brown overpaint that has worn off revealing the original decoration. Front rail had been broken but stabilized with an old repair. Other than the repair, it is in great condition.
Measures: 36" long x 12" wide x 7 1/2" tall

Price: $289

Early Child's Clipper Sled - In original old red paint with traces of blue.
Iron Runners. Good Condition.
Measures: 41" long x 10 1/2" wide x 4" high.

Price: $89



Ice Sled - Heavy duty sled in original green paint. Used to haul ice blocks. Found in New York State. Remnants of red pin striping on the sides. Good, heavy duty iron. Some loss to the rear of the sides.
Measures: 48" long x 14" wide x 4 1/2" high.

Price: $299



19th C PA Salt Box - Excellent dovetailed salt box with drawer. All original. Finish has traces of old green paint that remains after taken down to the old shellac. Divided drawer. Bottom and back secured with small square head brads. Lollypop back broke through several decades ago.
Measures: 7" deep x 9 1/2" wide x 13 1/2" tall.

SKU: SK13 - Price: $675

19th C. N.E. Wall Box - in old yellow paint, over original yellow paint. Wonderful look and unusual color. Great patina. Right hinge/screw missing on lid. Made of eastern white pine.
Measures 9" wide x 14" tall x 9 1/2" deep

SKU: HOM - Price: $550



19th C Lift Top Box - in old grey paint. Lid (original) is painted blue on top and red underneath. Made of Hemlock. All square nailed. Most likely made to store dry goods.
Measures: 10 1/2" deep x 9 1/2" wide x 18 1/4" high.

SKU: HOM - Price: $599

Early Grain Scoop - These 2 scoops are perhaps the best I have ever come across. There are scoops and there are scoops, and these are amongst the best. This one has the best handle you can find. All carved from a solid piece of pine. Extremely nice Treen!
Measures: 15" long x 5" wide x 2 1/2" tall

SKU: GOD3235 - Price: $185



Early 18th C. Grain Scoop - carved from one piece of wood, which appears to be either pine or ash. Extremely nice piece of Treen which should be considered in any important Treen collection. This particular scoop is very unique in that it has initials carved in the end of the scoop.
Measures: 16 1/2" long x 6 1/2" wide x 3 3/4" high.

SKU: HES42 - Price: $235

19th Measure - in the BEST old red paint. Great iron bands. Great condition.
Measures: 15 1/4" dia.

SKU: MAEC13 - Price: $195



19th C Firkin - in the best of the blues. Great bottom stacker. This paint is killer. Copper tacks. Losses to top and top edge. Top and bottom have cracked.
Measures: 14" dia. at the top x 14 1/2" tall.

SKU: HOM - Price: $675

Lg Green Bale Handled Pantry Box - Originating in Maine, this wonderful pantry has great original paint. Top is more faded, but original to the piece.
Measures: 11 1/2" dia. x 6 1/2" tall.

SKU: GOD3260 - Price: $550



19th C Painted Pantry Box - dark grungy green. Losses to paint.
Measures: 9 3/4" dia. x 5 3/4" tall.

SKU: DAC395 - Price: $300

19th C Painted Pantry Box - in original blue paint.
Measures: 6 1/2" dia. x 2 3/4" tall.

SKU: MARA89 - Price: $249



19th C. Firkin - in original gray paint. Chip on top but stable.
Measures: 14" dia. x 13 1/3" tall.

SKU: HES52 - Price: $400

19th C Firkin - in original dark green paint. Some losses and wear to paint, staining to interior. Appears bottom 2 bands may have been replaced. Signed on top "BATCHELOR..." where the last few letters are unrecognizeable.
Measures: 12" dia. x 12" tall

SKU: MAEC5 - Price: $375



Red Panty Box - Nice painted oak pantry box in original red paint. Some losses to top.
Measures: 9 3/4 dia. x 5" high.

SKU: HES63 - Price: $250

19th C Firkin - in original green paint. Losses and wear to paint on top. Bands are oak, all else is pine. All original. Shaker like handle and swallowtails.
Measures: 15 1/2" dia. x 14 1/2" tall

SKU: COP84 - Price: $400




19th C. Batter Bowl - Wonderful Elm bowl with traces of oyster paint on both inside and outside. No cracks. Great out of round form. Excellent Condition.
Measures: 21 1/2" x 21"

SKU: HOM - Price: $595


19th C Maple Batter Bowl - Large maple bowl with wonderful turnings. Nice out of round form, just the way you want to find these. Love the color and patina. 1 3/4" rim. Excellent bowl but has developed a tight hairline - see photos.
Measures: 19 1/2" wide x 181/2" long x 6 1/4" high.

SKU: HES62 - Price: $175



19th C. Very Large Batter Bowl - A great birch bowl originating from New Hampshire. Super nice in old attic surface. Small 3 1/2" hairline extending from the edge which is not unusual in a bowl of this size and age. Has a very thick 1" rim. My favorite bowl.
Measures: 22 1/2" x 21 3/4"

SKU: AAB4 - Price: SOLD

Very Early American Bowl - Appears to be American Indian. Made of Elm. All hand hewn with lots of character. 2 repairs to the cracks however the wire is not old. Circa 1750 - 1800.
Measures: 11" x 10 1/2" dia x 3 1/2" high.

SKU: DAC354 - Price: $249




19th C. Cushman Pot - Smaller pot attributed to the Pottery of Paul Cushman. Has 2 pairs of coggle marks, with each pair measuring 7/16" from top of one coggle to the bottom of the 2nd coggle. Inside and outside has several "ridges" for sake of a better word, which results from crude pottery which was typical of the Cushman operation. The inside has no slip, which dates this piece to the first quarter of the 19th century, probably closer to 1810. No damage of any kind. A nice example of early pottery that has withstood the test of time.
Measures 5 1/4" at the top x 5 3/4" tall

SKU: HOM - Price: SOLD

1 Gal Jar - Marked "LYONS" and decorated with a heavily applied cobalt snowflake. Also is marked with the number 1 in two places very close to one another which is unusual. The base of the ears have a splash of blue as well. Under one ear there appears a splash of blue which most likely was an accident in the making.
The lid is original to the pot. Both the lid and the pot are in exceptional condition. All of these factors make this piece one of my favorites.
Measures: 6 3/4" dia x 9 1/2" tall

SKU: HOM -Price: $699



Lyons 6 gal Crock - Unusual to find a 6 gallon crock from Lyons let alone finding one that is as well decorated as this one is. Originated from the Jacob Fisher pottery in Lyons, NY. Minor rim damage, stains, but no cracks or chips I am aware of.
Measures 13 1/2" dia x 14" tall

SKU: GOD2553 - Price: $599


Lyons 10 gal Crock - An even larger Lyons crock from the same Fisher Pottery. What a great "top" collector piece for a series of various size crocks from this local pottery. Wonderful "Fisher" flower we see on so many of his works. This crock had a crack on the bottom reinforced. All else is good.
Measures 15" dia x 16" tall

SKU: KSA26 - Price: $650



John Burger Jr. 4 1/2 gal Jug - Very RARE size. Have not seen another jug by either of the Burgers in this size. Nice flower on the front, similar to those we see on the Stetzenmeyer Pottery. No chips, cracks, or repairs. The only thing I see is the freeze mark along the bottom, which is common. Measures: 19" tall x 11" dia.

SKU: GOD3542 - Price: $599



19th C Burger Jar - 2 gal stoneware jar with cobalt floral decoration typical of John Burger. Stamped "John Burger/Rochester. Circa 1860. Also decorated with a slip-trailed "2" at the shoulder. Brushed cobalt on the makers mark. Small rim chips.
Measures 8" round, 11" tall

SKU: GOD - Price: $475

1 Gal Jug - Made by Frederick Stetzenmeyer between 1853 and 1860 in his pottery located in Rochester NY. Lovely tulip and stem design on the front in the heavy cobalt blue indicative of the Stetzenmeyer design. No cracks, chips, or repairs I am aware of. Slight blemish on front which appears to be a stack mark done in the kiln, as it has a glaze over it. Rare to find a 1 gal jug with this makers name on it.
Measures: 8" dia x 12 1/2" tall

SKU: HOM -Price: $795



19th C Beehive Jug - 1 gal jug in unusual coloration when the albany slip was unevenly applied. The script on it says "From Taylor Bros, Maine NY" The makers mark is hard to read but the last letters read "PA" indicating it is from Pennsylvania. Some say it may be by Evan Jones. Bo cracks, chips, or repairs I am aware of.
Measures 7" round, 9" tall

SKU: MRTH283 - Price: $275


New York Stoneware 2 gal Jug - Impressed "New York Stoneware Co. Fort Edward N.Y. " with outstanding cobalt bird on branch decoration. Dime size chip on spout. No cracks or repairs.
Measures: 14" tall x 8" dia.

SKU: POP09 - Price: SOLD



3 Gal Jar - With the Burger symbolic flower stamped "BURGER & LANG/ROCHESTER N.Y. Circa 1875, cylindrical jar with flared rim and applied lug handles, decorated with a slip trailed floral design including a scallop-edged blossom with script "3" in the center flanked by 2 finely detailed leaves. 1 1/2" chip to side of rim. Several chips to rim (See Photos)

SKU: CRFM10 - Price: $399


2 Gal Ovoid Jug - Outstanding example of this maker's work in a beautiful stately ovoid form. Stamped "N. CLARK & CO/LYONS. Decorated with script "3" above a cobalt floral design. Also has a cobalt drip about 1 1/2" long to the right of the "3". No cracks, chips, or repairs I am aware of. Excellent condition.
Measures: 16" tall x 12" dia.

SKU: DA382 - Price: $549



19th C. Lyons 4 Gal Crock - With just the prettiest 3 flower design you are going to see from this maker. Thompson Harrington managed the Lyons pottery and marked his vessels this way from 1852 to 1872. This example is extremely clean.
Measures: 11" long x 4 1/2" wide

SKU: HA351 - Price: $599


19th C. 2 Gal Jug - Ovoid jug made by Israel Seymour out of Troy, NY in 1809-1850. Some staining, stack marks, and small stone pings. No cracks, chips, or repairs I am aware of.
Measures: 13" tall x 9" dia.

SKU: HA351 - Price: $249

Furniture | Folk Art | Accessories | What's Sold | About Us | Contact Us | Links |Home

This site created by the GraphicElements division of O'Brien Enterprises.
All Rights Reserved, © O'Brien Enterprises, 2015.
The Rooster in the logo is designed by Kathy Graybill
Send your Feedback to the Webmaster