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 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. To see a similar example go to Sotheby's European Works of Art, Arms and Armour, Furniture and Tapestries catalogue New York January 12, and 13 th 1991 item 234. As early as the 15th century mortars and pestles were used by Ancient Apothecaries to grind herbs to be made into medicines. Pronounced mortero majadero in Spanish. Shipping extra...
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)...
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...

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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All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1900 item #1080513 (stock #Kitchen_002)
AMERICAN LARGE WOODEN FUNNEL

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All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Clocks : Pre 1900 item #1076474 (stock #X443)
This is a beautiful slate and marble French mantle clock made by L. Marti, circa 1838. The clock entails a bell chime that rings on the hour and half hour. It is marked with “metialle de bronze” encompassed in a circle. The clock is in good working condition and measures 11” wide by 6” deep by 19” tall. *Call our store to process order, Historic District Antiques 501-624-3370*
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1075820 (stock #TC356)
This collection of old tortoise shell spoons were used by the Chinese herbal practitioners for gathering and mixing ingredients for Chinese medicines. They range from 3.5' to 5" and being tortoise shell the coloration varies from spoon to spoon.they can be sold separately or as a group. Additional pictures can be provided for selection.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Culinary : Pre 1900 item #1073976
A Complete and Functioning set of Six Brass English Victorian / Edwardian Period optical spirit dispensers of the type used in many British pubs. These were typically attached to a shelf at the back bar to allow viewing of spirits on offer and the dispensing process. Set to dispense 1/5 of a “gill”. The imperial unit of measure used at the time for spirits was the “gill” which was equivalent to 5 imperial ounces or 4.8 US ounces...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1073826 (stock #X498)
This is an Atkins Bros dessert set from the 1890's. It is a 12 piece desert set in the original box and in good condition. It is silver plated with composition handles. *Call our store to process order, Historic District Antiques 501-624-3370*
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1900 item #1073546 (stock #40F52 LP224)
Rare Native American carved steatite two-bear effigy pipe. Great Lakes region. Circa 1850. A museum quality pipe with traces of red and black paint still evident. Excellent condition. Size: 10 7/8 inches length x 3 3/4 inches ht.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1073083
The Old Bazaar
$175.00
This is a 19th qalamdan or ink and quill holder. The patina on this case is quite rich, I have made no attempt to clean this. It measures 9 1/2" long, and the attached inkpot is approximately 1 1/2" square. A very substantial piece, it weighs nearly a pound! Scribes used to tuck these cases into their belts, and the inkpots kept them from slipping through. It's floral design appears to be Turkish. A unique and historical item for your desk, or collection.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1837 VR item #1064367
Finely preserved in all its elaborate classical detail, this carved bone prisoner-of-war scrimshaw dominoes box retains its bones and counters in separate interior compartments. Four booted and helmeted “bearers” form the corners, with sides and barreled sliding lids reticulated in flowing floral and geometric designs...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Clocks : Pre 1900 item #1064140 (stock #1112189TB)
Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia Connecticut, circa 1860, 8 day, time and strike movement (strikes on the hour with a resonant gong), professionally serviced and guaranteed with a written description of the work performed by the restorer, original face, glass and possibly original hands and mirror tablet, rosewood veneer case in excellent original condition, 18-3/4" H. X 11-1/2" W. X 4-1/2" D. The Ansonia Clock Co. was founded by Anson G. Phelps in 1851 as a subsidiary of the Ansonia Brass Co...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Clocks : Pre 1900 item #1061480 (stock #1112177TB)
Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia Connecticut, circa 1860, eight day spring driven time and strike, with alarm, mantle clock that strikes on the hour, has been professionally serviced and is guaranteed in writing with a complete description of the work performed by the clock restorer, original face, glass and what appears to be the original reverse painted (bleeding heart-flowers) tablet. The case in rosewood veneer on pine with an old, possibly original finish that is in good condition, 19-3/4" H. X 1...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Clocks : Pre 1920 item #1059926 (stock #702009)
This offering is for a French 8-day carriage clock, with solid Corniche style brass case, with a beveled oval glass top and beveled glass on all sides. It has a white enameled face, with black Roman numerals, and has the original solid brass handle on top. The size is 4-1/4” H x 3” W x 2-1/2” D; weighs 1 lb, 11 ozs. The clock has a quality French movement, and is marked “Made in France”. Condition is excellent, with no damage to the case or the glass, and is in running condition. ...