A really nice African American cloth doll with a very expressive face, nice rag stuffed body, astrakhan hair, and mitten hands with stitched defined fingers. She is 21" tall and came with layers of clothes. It is evident she has been in them for quite a while. Her arms and legs are jointed so she sits nicely. She is from the late 1800's to the early 1900's.
A very nice antique red calico sewing or seed bag, used like we use zip lock bags now. It is 9" by 8" and is very soft from lots of washing and use. It has wear at the corners and is thin in a few places. It is a nice authentic little calico drawstring bag from the 1880's.
Very nice heavy, maybe metal, Robin's egg blue velvet shoe thimble holder with thimble. The shoe is 2 1/4" long and 1 1/2" high. The silver plate thimble slips in nicely and probably is the original one. The velvet shoe shows wear from use please see pictures. It is a stunning color and interesting thimble holder. Circa 1880
A big antique sewing emery with an acorn top and a plump red velvet emery. It is It is 1 1/4" tall and is 1 1/4" wide. It is in nice condition with just some ink spots on the bottom of the emery.
Two small antique acorn sewing items, a emery with pin satin covering and a waxer in a green wax with a white wash over it. Each are about 1 1/2" long. The waxer has some of the white was on the acorn top and the emery has on little weak area but has a double covering so there is no leakage. A nice pair of sewing items dating to the late 1800's.
Early tiny darner with mixed wood and the most intricate turnings. It is just 1 1/2" long and is about 100 years old. This is a fine little darner in perfect condition and was likely used to darn gloves. Would be a great addition to a miniature sewing basket.
Very well crafted French crucifix, of ebonized wood mounted with a nickeled cast Corpus Christi with carved terminating cross ends, overall height 16.75 inches (42.5 cm). From 19th century period, overall in good condition.
Very well crafted French crucifix, set with a gilt bronze Corpus Christi set on an ebonized wood frame, with pierced bronze terminating cross ends, set on a stepped base, overall height 20 inches (51 cm). From 19th century period, overall in good condition.
Very well crafted French crucifix, displaying a finely carved ivory Corpus Christi set on a gilt wood cross form, mounted in an arched gilt frame with red velvet backing, overall height including frame 15.6 inches (40 cm), height of Corpus 5.75 inches (14.5 cm). From 19th century period, overall in good condition with sign of wear to the wood frame.
French leather elephant foot stool, traces of original remain in good condition.
Age: France, Early 20th Century
Measurement: Heigth 55.5 C.M. / Width 29 C.M. / Lenght 74 C.M.
Condition: Nice condition overall (some expected degradation due to its age). Please refer to the enlargement photos for more details.
Shipment: Worldwide shipping from Bangkok, Thailand at actual cost. Please e-mail us for the shipping fee.
Antique brown calico sewing roll with pocket at one end and needle and pin storage at the other. The middle of this sewing roll is 8" in length and has five channels defined by stitches that was uses to store strands of floss in different colors. The channels are open at both ends and kept the floss from being tangled and was easily accessible. You don't find this type of sewing roll very often and this is a very nice example. The sewing roll is 12" long and 4" wide...
Elegant Longwy faience plate with floral decoration and the Cross of Lorraine. The colors and design are lovely and in the French taste. Diameter is 10 inches and the condition is perfect.
This a an early round pantry box with opposing fingers, one on the lid and one on the body of the box. It is in original red dry paint. There are no breaks or cracks. It is 7 7/8" in diameter. Inside the lid in pencil it says Starch. The bottom is held on with wooden pegs and the nails holding the laps are old small square nails. The box dates to the 1840's.
This is an antiques valentine made in Pennsylvania by the Pennsylvania Germans in the mid to late 1800's. It is 7 1.4" square. It has one tear in the upper right border and some folds and a nick in the edge of the right side. It is unframed and very pretty.
Asprey silver mounted beakers with markings. Small ones approximately 4" tall and larger ones 5.5" tall.
Fine set-of-six sterling silver tots or shot glasses. The Arts & Crafts tyg tri-handle form shots are each fully hallmarked: William Aitken, Birmingham 1904. Beautifully presented in original fitted silk- and velvet-lined case. Each tot is gilded within. Dimensions: 1 3/4" H., 1 1/2" W., 1 5/8" W. to handles, each.
Asian Antique Kesa Kasaya Buddhist Priest Robe Vestment Gold Brocade Silk 19th C.
Super Soft Sacred Cloth Museum Textile Art
This a fine Yellow Gold Brocade Kesa, Kasaya. A Buddhist monks, priest robe, vestment. This sacred cloth has writing on the back. This piece has been well worn with stains, and repairs, I have more photos if you wish. They were made from donated garments, in special square patchwork, each square has meaning. The backing is a purplish colour, lots of fraying...
We are pleased to offer for your buying consideration a FABULOUS ANTIQUE PORCELAIN MINIATURE COLONIAL COUPLE FIGURINE!
This EXQUISITE miniature came from a QUALITY COLLECTION of other antique miniature porcelain pieces which we will be offering for sale shortly!
An absolute PERFECT ACCESSORY ITEM to showcase as MANTEL PIECES with your favorite POUPEE, we RARELY come across these wonderful DIMINUTIVE pieces, but whenever we do we are always ENCHANTED with them as they make a wonderful displ...