All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1910 item #1124664 (stock #Ivorymancane)
This Beautiful Victorian Ivory hand cane has been intricately carved with the features of a man's head. Minor (and old) repair to nose was made. 2 1/2" long handle, 1/2" silver collar, 2" wide, 2" deep with an overall length of 38".
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Clocks : Pre 1900 item #1124565 (stock #9112251TB)
An 8 Day Time and Strike Connecticut Shelf Clock of "Beehive" design, labeled "W. S. Johnson",(a rare example-few of his clocks are extant) circa 1850, in a mahogany case with its original stencilled glass tablet, in very good original condition and serviced and guaranteed by our professional clock restorer. W. S. Johnson was a New York City clock dealer who likely did not manufacture clocks...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Clocks : Pre 1900 item #1123984 (stock #1111821ME)
Seth Thomas, scarce 8 Day, time and strike (strikes on the hour) Miniature Shelf Clock, usually refered to as a "Miniature Ogee", but also known as a "Round Band" with alarm, including its original painted zinc dial, and original maker's label, in a rare Rosewood veneer case with it's original stencil decorated tablet with an unusual motif of Pheasants with rare iridescent decoration, Thomaston, Connecticut, circa 1860, fully serviced and guaranteed by our professional clock restorer. 16-1/2" H...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1910 item #1122652 (stock #M1229)
Offered for your consideration is a vintage, all-original, framed paper advertising sign for the cure of Gonorrhea, Gleet and Syphillis in men. Of interest is the matching 10.5" x 7.5" wood frame with the lightly stamped word "OKAY" on the top. This unusual piece of advertising dates to the early 1900's.

Condition: Mild, unobtrusive wear to the paper. The blue round label is affixed to the glass, not the actual paper...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1910 item #1121933 (stock #IvoryMadonna)
This handle of this turn-of-the-century walking stick has the figure of a Madonna carved from an unusually large piece of ivory. The handle measures 14-1/4 x 1-2/4 inches and tops an ebony shaft and an ivory tip. Overall length is 36 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1910 item #1121930 (stock #c.1900Lion)
A beautifully carved ivory lion forms the handle for this circa 1900-1910 dress cane. With glass eyes and a menacing snarl, the lion measures 2-1.2 x 1 inches and tops a slender ivory collar, rosewood shaft and ivory tip. Overall length is 36 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1920 item #1119454 (stock #TR696)
The ultimate in men’s accessories is this 14Kt white gold pen knife from the early twentieth century. It was originally used on watch chains as a functional fob. The knife has two folding blades one of which is a knife blade and the other is a nail file/ pick. On the front there is a diamond shaped 14Kt yellow gold plaque, hand-engraved with the initials H.D. The length of the knife is 2 3/8” including the fold down bail, and the width is 7/16”.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1115241 (stock #6632)
A wonderful mid-Victorian silverplated ink stand with a Feb. 20, 1860 registration date. This 11-1/2 x 7-1/2" stand features a pottery inkwell in a domed lidded brass holder mounted on the deck, which also has a brass pen rest. Besides the ornate hand-engraving, it also has a copper military button mounted with a screw and bolt. The shoulders have a high relief vine and berries design and it has scroll feet...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1837 VR item #1114740 (stock #8012)
Mortar measures 8.75 inches high and 5.5 inches wide, with a 4 inch opening. Pestle measures 9 inches long. They both were turned from a single piece of lignum vitae, a particularly dense and beautifully shaded hardwood. Two objects of this size made from a single piece of lignum vitae are rare. Both pieces are original to one another. For a similar but larger example, please see North East Auctions "The collection of Miriam and Arthur Spector", page 8, lot 508. Shipping extra...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1920 item #1111722 (stock #7991)
A fantastic pair of WWl 75 mm brass shell casings made into fireplace andirons. They each measure 22 inches high, 19 inches deep front to back and 12.5 inches wide at their base. Shipping extra. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut add 6.35% state sales tax. Buyers outside the USA are responsible for any taxes,tariffs or customs that might apply...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1800 item #1110762 (stock #7979)
Early American country kitchen wooden maple bowl. New England c1800. This period bowl was made from a single block of solid maple wood. Most early bowls have line cracks or repairs. This one is in excellent original condition, retaining its deep rich old untouched patina. Measures 15.5 inches wide by 14 inches long and 5 inches deep. Shipping extra. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut add 6.35% state sales tax...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1108617 (stock #168)
Nice and small bronze mortar with matching pestle. Possibly Dutch and early 19th century. (Lost wax method.) Nice turning at the bottom what you do not often see. Dents and schratches that you expect to find on a piece like this. Good patine and a wonderful everlasting ring when you beat it gently. Medusa heads on both sides. Dolphin handles. The pestle (l. 4")has a putto head. Mortar H. 2" Diam.4" (dolphin to dolphin).
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1800 item #1104868 (stock #7894)
17th to 18th century Spanish brass mortar and pestle. Measures 3.5 inches high and 4 inches wide. All original...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1910 item #1095987 (stock #40G10 I-10)
Sikes Hydrometer by Husbands and Clarke, Bristol, England in its original mahogany box. 19th century. The Sikes Hydrometer was used to determine the alcohol content of spirits in determining its proof. This set includes a brass float, thermometer, and 10 weights used to measure the specific gravity of the liquid (labeled 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, plus the calibration cap weight). Each weight is stamped with a serial number that matches the one on the float, #15867 (the #20 weight i...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1900 item #1093979 (stock #MC-766)
A fine quality, mint condition ironstone mold in the shell motif made in England circa 1850. The measurements are 4-3/8 by 2-7/8 across the top of the mold, and 2 inches high. This lovely petite mold would have been used for an individual jelly rather than a steamed pudding. It has an impressed mark on the underside that appears to be a pattern number.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1089767 (stock #J1084)
The inhalation of medicinal vapors was common practice during the late 19th and early 20th century. Inhaling devices came in many shapes and forms. This very decorative and functional inhaler was very popular during that period.

This lovely, late-Victorian-styled inhaler is primarily being sold for its original box. The box is complete and very detailed on all sides (including the top), sporting wonderful graphics and information on its many merits. The box measures 6.5" H x 4" W x 3.25" D an...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1900 item #1081362 (stock #Kitchen_019)
Early American Wire Bowl

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All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Sewing : Pre 1900 item #1081073 (stock #PURSE_001)
Early American Embroidered Purse

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