All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Sports : Pre 1900 item #1276765 (stock #7758)
Dated Feb. 13, 1892 "First Place in the 40 yard Dash". Incredibly detailed Horn shaped Silver Plate Trophy with Pie Crust Opening, with scrolling Foliate Details throughout. Dimensions: 11” H x 7” W x 14” D
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Historical : Pre 1900 item #1274242 (stock #DSU-223-C)
For your consideration is a leather photo album from the 1860's. This miniature album contains 6 tintypes and one photo of a child. This album measures, just over 3" wide, just over 3 1/2" deep and 3/4" deep. It is brown leather with gold decoration. There is a raised cross on both the front and back. The word album is on the spine. There are some penciled in words as shown. The pages have age appropriate wear a couple spots have glue residue. There are 12 pages...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1940 item #1273763 (stock #BA922)
Measuring 7.5 inches long x 10 inches high, this rarely-found, circa 1930's, wooden pull toy depicting a Smiling Black Boy is fully functional! He was manufactured by Wood Commodities Corporation, New York, and was called, not the typical Sambo as one might expect, but "Little Jasper"!

Little Jasper was created by George Pal, a cartoonist who worked for Paramount Studios and who created the Puppetoons, a popular cartoon series played in movie theaters of the era prior to the screening of the ...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1940 item #1273760 (stock #BA920 BA921)
Measuring 9 inches high, these delightful examples of Folk Art styling, are two of a series of Black cloth character dolls made in Alabama in the 1930’s by unknown craftsmen/women...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1940 item #1273736 (stock #BA874, BA919)
Measuring 9 inches high, these delightful examples of Folk Art styling, are two of a series of Black cloth character dolls made in Alabama in the 1930’s by unknown craftsmen/women. It has been speculated that their creation was encouraged through President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Depression era program, the Work Projects Administration (WPA), in existence from 1936-1940.

The female doll depicts a black mammy out for a stroll with black umbrella in hand...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1950 item #1273723 (stock #BA836)
This charming grouping of vintage, wooden, Black Porter and Mammy clothes brushes were all made in the 1930's and 1940's by the Rhody Brush Company of Woonsocket, Rhode Island.

All seven of these colorful brushes have natural bristles, and range in height from 7.5 inches and 8 inches tall to the smaller, 4.5 inches tall, green and red-dressed little Mammy brushes...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1960 item #1273703 (stock #BA918)
For vintage, Black Americana game collectors: a fabulous, vibrantly-colored and visually-appealing, 1956 Little Black Sambo board game!

Very rarely found in this pristine, barely-used condition, the major focal point of this wonderful piece is the 20 square inch game board filled with delightful graphics that remains in near perfect condition...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1940 item #1270555
ANTIQUE CANVAS
$1,400.00
Vintage painting of 1930's RKO film star William Powell. Oil on board cut-out. Matted and framed. Loosely fitted in the frame. This could use a new frame & matting. Unusual movie memorabilia find. Dimensions 14 inches x 17 1/2 inches. Frame dimensions 25 1/2 inches x 31 inches. Good vintage condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1940 item #1270554
ANTIQUE CANVAS
$1,400.00
Vintage painting of 1930's RKO film star William Powell. Oil on board cut-out. Matted and framed. Loosely fitted in the frame. This could use a new frame & matting. Unusual movie memorabilia find. Dimensions 16 inches x 19 inches. Frame dimensions 25 1/2 inches x 31 inches. Good vintage condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Historical : Pre 1950 item #1268133
Victory WW2 Antique celluloid victory pin for a teddy bear, antique doll or other use. Red, white, and dark blue. Ruffled rosette with 3 ties. Stick pin in back. 2" long. Very good condition. The bottom ribbons can be opened more & fanned out. The one pictured has extra old ribbon on it which doesn't come on these, this one had it added.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Pre 1950 item #1268126
Vintage childrens books: 1~ABC Animal Book c1935. Illustrations by Milo Winter.Very good condition, has the name written on the front & on the inside the D, C were outlined in pencil, near the S there is a scribble. Linen texture. Has 14 pages with color photos. Published by Merrill Pub Co Chicago Ill. 2~Jack & the Beanstalk Book, 3~Story A Day 7 Best Stories Book c1942...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Historical : Pre 1960 item #1267487 (stock #0100220)
This fantastic keepsake, jewelry, etc. box measures 3" x 2" x just over 1". All landmarks are embossed. The top (slightly convex) displays THE MUNICIPAL BUILDING, THE STATUE OF LIBERTY and WOOLWORTH BLDG. The front displays THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE and THE N. Y. SKYLINE. One side displays GRAND CENTRAL TERMINAL. The other side displays PENNA. R.R. STATION, The back reads SOUVENIR OF NEW YORK, with a lovely floral border. The bottom is marked MADE IN JAPAN...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Contemporary item #1266403 (stock #13031310)
This knife measures 12" long. It is marked Crocodile Bowie I (with crocodile image). It is also marked Frost Cutlery with the Maker's Mark. The handle is multi-colored, paka wood with inlaid scrimshaw ship and whale, signed by artist. The beautiful, colored scrimshaw inlay measures 1 3/4" x 3/4". The knife is also marked SURGICAL STEEL JAPAN. It is not new; but, it has never been used and is in "new" condition. Please email with any questions!
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1960 item #1266375 (stock #BA917)
Measuring 3 3/4 inches tall, this rarely found, bisque, black baby doll rests in a 6 inch long Peanut!

The little black doll retains its original cloth diaper and swaddling blanket with arm holes. The blanket shows spotted soiling. The baby doll features a nicely hand-painted face with the bisque in excellent condition with the exception of the right foot...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1930 item #1266374 (stock #BA916)
Manufactured circa 1920's by the Wurts Creation Company, this scarcely-found, Black Chef, kitchen collectible doubles as both a string holder and a grocery list memo board!

Constructed of painted wood that is nailed and glued together, this vintage collectible retains quite a few of its original but yellowed-with-age grocery shopping list pages. The holder/board retains a ball of string and a stub of an older, red pencil...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1950 item #1266367 (stock #BA915)
Offered is a very interesting, scarcely-seen, Black Americana child's toy from the 1920-30's era.

Measuring 7" long x 4.5" high x 4" wide, this colorful toy features two African-American boxers who are activated by jiggling the paddle which causes the boxer's arms and legs to freely fly about.

The boxers have painted wooden bodies with lithographed tin arms and legs...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1930 item #1266317 (stock #BA914)
Offered is an antique, C1910, German-made dexterity puzzle that measures 1 1/4" in diameter and 3/8" thick. This delightful game features a top-hatted Dandy smoking an elongated cigarette along with 4 white balls of unknown material construction that the player is challenged to fit into 4 tiny holes on the game surface.

Colorful detailing on cardboard covered-bottom is marked "Germany". Tin frame holds game with glass cover on one side and mirror on reverse side.

In every good condition con...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1930 item #1266316 (stock #BA913)
Measuring 1 3/4 inches in diameter x 5/16 of an inch high, this rarely-found, circa 1920’s, dexterity game depicts a small black boy with Fez blowing bubbles out of a pipe! The puzzle is quite colorful and is very visually appealing! The puzzle contains 4 tiny white balls of unknown material, that, with the proper manual dexterity, are to be placed in the four bubbles the boy is blowing!

Constructed of tin with a cardboard lithographed image and a glass cover, this game has a mirrored back...