All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Holiday : Pre 1960 item #29225
AntiquesDC
$40.00
Very nice vintage German blown glass clown Christmas ornament. Late 1940's--early 1950's. Excellent condition. 3-3/4" tall.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Holiday : Pre 1960 item #29223
AntiquesDC
$40.00
Very nice vintage German blown glass clown Christmas ornament. Late 1940's--early 1950's. Excellent condition. 3-3/4" tall.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Holiday : Pre 1940 item #29214
AntiquesDC
$40.00
Clown on a ball Christmas lightbulb. C6 base. Working condition. 3-3/4" long.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Toys : Pre 1940 item #29190
AntiquesDC
$12.00
Pair of pre-war Lionel train warning signals. The actual signs are missing from the towers. The bottoms are stamped "Lionel #068".
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Toys : Pre 1940 item #29189
AntiquesDC
$75.00
Lionel #57 orange "Broadway & Main" electrical lamp post. Stamped on the bottom "Lionel #57". Very nice condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Holiday : Pre 1940 item #28682
AntiquesDC
$165.00
Rare German bisque Halloween candy container in the form of a nattily-dressed jack-o'lantern man holding a pumpkin as a black cat walks by.

Origin: Germany, 1930s. Condition: very good; about 10-15% paint loss; no chips or cracks. Size: 3" tall.

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Holiday : Pre 1940 item #28681
AntiquesDC
$65.00
Vintage Noma "Shooting Star" bubble light. Clear tube over a blue and green base. Working condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Holiday : Pre 1900 item #28672
AntiquesDC
$225.00
Rare tin cookie cutter in the form of a Christmas Belsnickle (AKA Father Christmas, Santa Claus). The cutter is stamped "555" on the back between the airholes.

Origin: American, circa 1890s. Condition: excellent, a small bit of rust. Size: 9-5/8" x 3-1/2".

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Religious : Pre 1900 item #27301 (stock #0101)
Unusual pair matched reliquaries--triangularly shaped with old hand made glass-German--honors the holy family-Mary and Christ in one and St Joseph in the other--all figures are in wax to include additional wax medallions--wax has become partially distorted over the years--Additionally each reliquary has a major relic above each figure that is wrapped in cloth with paper banners I cannot read--inside of reliquaries have not been disturbed--outside have had restorations--given the shape and size t...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Fashion : Accessories : Pre 1940 item #27256 (stock #196AAA)
Just waiting for a length of silk ribbon is this handsome chrome-plated French buckle in blue champleve enamel set with crackled paste cabuchons. Fine wearable condition, circa 1930, approximately 2-1/4 inches by 1-3/4 inches.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Fashion : Accessories : Pre 1940 item #27255 (stock #195AAA)
Quite wearable -- if you have size 6-1/4 hands – is this pair of high-fashion 1930’s day gloves in finest kidskin. They are in perfect condition and were made in France by the noted firm of Perrin’s. Approximately 8-1/2 inches by 3-1/4 inches.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Holiday : Pre 1960 item #26588
AntiquesDC
$45.00
Rare hard plastic Santa Claus in a chimney candy container. Probably made by Rosbro Plastics, circa 1940s-50s. Excellent condition. 5" tall.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Holiday : Pre 1960 item #26587
AntiquesDC
$35.00
Terrific hard plastic Santa Claus lolipop holder and candy container. This is the rare version on snowshoes instead of the more common skis. Marked "Rosbro Plastics Providence, RI". Excellent condition. 4.5" tall. 1940's--50's
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Holiday : Pre 1940 item #26124
AntiquesDC
$36.00
This Matchless star Christmas light has red glass prisms and a red glass gem. The base is bakelite and the bulb is C-6. These star lights were manufactured by the Matchless Electic Co. of Chicago, circa 1930. The lights are 2 inches in diameter and in working condition. 4 available in this color combination. Condition: excellent.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Decorations : Holiday : Pre 1940 item #25768
AntiquesDC
$195.00
Vintage composition candy container in the rare form of a pink pig. The head is delicately painted to highlight a devilish face with red lips and a broad grin in which he bares his teeth. The painted eyes give him an overall scarey look. The tail is rawhide or leather while the head detaches from the body to reveal the storage compartment -- what an odd place to hide that holiday Christmas candy ! Dimensions:: 6 inches long and 3 1/4 inches tall from the foot to the tip of his ear...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #25732 (stock #1842pr)
ca 1810. Figure of Napoleon pointing to England. Finger he is pointing with has last digit missing. Top of clock is spelter. Bottom is ormulu over slabs of marble. This is all housed in a toile base. Closk brass works are French, seems original and works on a silk thread (pendulum). The bell emits a tiny and strike--one clock hand is missing. I think this clock is period Napoleon. I believe it was produced as cheap as possible to appeal to the masses--hence marble slabs instead of solid marble...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #25718 (stock #1841pr)
Appears to be Staffordshire. Porcelain statue. Marked. Some of the glaze is flaking on the neck, base and hat--not chips.-old tape label on back that is removable- ca 1820. Most likely English--part of early Staffordshire study of historical figure. It is rare. 12" high x 3.5" deep.- head lifts off for shipping. $675.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #25702 (stock #1837pr)
Framed in fancy metallic frame commemorating the death of Napoleon's son. In Austrian uniform, probably mid-19th century. Frame is unusual as it completely surrounds the back of the picture--the picture is entombed--which given the nature of the image, is appropriate. $125.