E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Archives : Collectibles : Pre 1900 item #1200325 (stock #ad276)
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This collection of brass buttons, worn by early mail carriers, features a horse and rider in full gallop, with a mail sack behind the rider, inscribed "U.S.A. P.O.D". The first official uniforms for the Post Office were designated in 1868, and five buttons of this type were on the jacket. The design changed in 1893 to a walking mail carrier, holding a letter in his outstretched hand. This group contains 11 buttons with the early horse and rider, and one button with the walking mailman...
All Items : Archives : Collectibles : Pre 1900 item #1175825 (stock #tb167)
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This edition of George Stubbs' famous book, The Anatomy of the Horse, originally published in 1766, is a fine volume, with excellent images and quality. It was published by Gibbings and Company, Limited,in London in 1899, from the original copper plates of the 18 images. The book is large, measuring 17 3/8" by 11 1/2" and has 147+ pages. The paper is quite heavy, the Plates of horse anatomy are fine and clear, the binding is red cloth with green-gray spine and gold lettering...
All Items : Archives : Collectibles : Pre 1950 item #1155955 (stock #pm138)
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In Arts and Crafts style, this award was presented to "Bullfinch" and G. Shorter, the stated winners of Watney's Dart Competition of 1947-1948. The silver plated medal is mounted on an oak panel with attached stand, and an enameled dart board is set into the silver plate. The wood section measures 4 1/2" by 3 1/2", and the silver plated medal is 3 1/4" by 2 3/4"...
All Items : Archives : Collectibles : Pre 1970 item #1151361 (stock #nf102)
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In like new condition, this gorgeous maxi dress, by "The Lilly", of Lilly Pulitzer design, is bright lemon yellow, with white lilies-of-the-valley on a yellow background with subtle foliate designs, edged with heavy white lace applique. All original labels are intact, and it is a size 4, 65% polyester and 35% cotton, has a 21" zipper in back, and is fully lined in a very soft thin material...