All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1900 item #1234908
Outstanding Baltimore Album quilt that combines both traditional and whimsical, original blocks. The eagle draws the eye to the center and then allows it to meander through the variety of finely detailed blocks. Signatures indicate the quilt was related to the North and Horner families of mid 19th century Baltimore. More complete information is available to purchaser.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Quilts : Pre 1900 item #1232402
It is safe to say that this amazing quilt filled with animals is a one of a kind. It is a glorious combination of barnyard animals as well as whales; giraffes and fish. In addition, it has a variety of fruits and vegetables. It is a summer spread professionally mounted on a stretcher that is hinged for easier transport. Measurements are 80" square. Connecticut origin with family history available to purchaser.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1187346 (stock #869)
A large silk satin fan, with sixteen gilt decorated wood "sticks", hand-painted depicting four birds amongst flowering prunus or cherry branches. This item is made with Chinese silk but was probably made in France and was retailed in Liverpool - unusually complete with its original box which carries a dispatch date of 9th November 1898. This item is in very good unused condition. 34cm (13.3inches) long; 62cm (24.3inches) wide when extended...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1164360 (stock #21359)
Rare antique kani striped shawl from Kashmir, circa 1850-1870, in good condition. Wonderful natural colors. Unusual long format (26" by 114") which may indicate that this shawl was at one time wider and may have been divided to serve a specific purpose. This shawl has been lined in blue satin, but the lining can very easily be removed if desired.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1920 item #1099844 (stock #JVIPP)
Early 20th century Austrian petit point wallet featuring a figural group of adults and children at a village well. The stitchery is very fine. Labeled “made in Austria”. Excellent condition. Measures 3 1/4” by 2 7/8”.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1099807 (stock #PBO228e)
Fantastic delicate and diminutive 19th century Victorian metal and silk thread knit purse with ornate gilt mount and gold beaded tassel. Excellent condition; one loose tassel loop. Measures 3 1/2” (not including tassel) by 2 1/8”.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1837 VR item #1099709 (stock #PBO136a)
A wonderful 1830's ladies' reticule with a little bit of everything! The purse is fashioned of cream satin and decorated with chain stitched floral embroidery, moss green and dusky pink velvet bands , gold metallic lace, spangles, and beads. The best part is a flip down bottom which hides a mirror within. Green silk lining. There is shattering to the cream silk, especially on the sides. 7” by 7”.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1920 item #1096353 (stock #8112229TB)
An original pattern wool on burlap hooked rug modeled after a house on Pamet Road in Truro, Cape Cod, tightly woven and artistically designed with a beautiful color palette, slight overall muting of the colors consistant with its age, no repairs or wear, circa 1920-1940, 33-1/4" X 42". We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL, THE CAPE COD ANTIQUE DEALERS ASSOCIATION (CCADA)...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1086344 (stock #JEFCA)
Beautiful antique beaded child’s cap with green silk lining, possibly Turkish. The abstract beadwork motifs are bright; the edging is couched in metallic thread. Excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1920 item #1086185 (stock #21195)
Antique Kurd (NW Persia) bagface, first quarter of the 20th century, beautiful natural dyes, full pile, edges rewrapped, roughly 20" by 20".
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1082632 (stock #JSSPO)
Superb and rare antique needlework pocket on canvas, probably Pennsylvania Dutch, dated 1852. 18th and 19th century pockets took the place of purses; they tied at the waist under skirts and aprons and held anything from keys to money to sewing supplies. The contents were accessed by a vertical slit at the front. This is an amazing piece of folk art: the cross stitch motifs include a stag lying beneath a tree, hearts, flowers initials, and a dog. The header, back and lining are plain linen...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1082594 (stock #PDCC)
Fantastic 19th century dance card, probably Austrian, comprising an assemblage of mountain climbing gear, suspended from a chatelaine hook by a blue silk cord and topped with a chenille tassel. The front features what I believe is either a snowshoe or a ski carrier, complete with buckled leather straps, under which lies an ice axe crossed with a trekking pole. The card cover is in blue silk with the original pencil; the pages are empty...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1910 item #1071407 (stock #TAF2)
Fantastic antique finely knitted white cotton children’s socks with a lacy pattern, and ribbed and ruffled tops. They were never used – they even have the original finishing threads intact. Perfect condition. Measure 10 1/2” from toe to top; foot is 5 1/2”.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1920 item #1071382 (stock #PC1491a)
This is a sweet little purse with an interesting provenance. It’s made of a lovely woven pink patterned silk and features a ruby and diamond clasp. Inside, there are two cartes de visite, which hint at its ownership. The first is a card inscribed “Madame Edouard de Heller/Princesse Clementine de Saxe Cobourg Gotha”. Written in hand, in French: “I was very touched by the attentions of your nice daughter...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1837 VR item #1058772 (stock #P1900k)
Fantastic early 19th century double-sided petit point flint case with steel frame and cut steel fastener. The front depicts two rabbits and a floral spray; the back features a spaniel. Brown silk lining; black braided piping and fastener loop. Excellent condition. Measures 2 1/2” by 2 1/4”.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1800 item #1058770 (stock #P1900j)
Beautiful 18th century netted lace stitch purse, in dark green and gold metallic thread. Amazing condition considering its age; some fraying to metallic thread on piping. Measures 4 5/8” by 4”.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1058762 (stock #P1900d)
19th century beaded coin purse, crocheted in crimson silk with cut steel beads and metallic thread border. Fantastic cut steel frame and steel chain. Very good condition; some rust to beads. Measures 3 1/8” by 2 7/8”.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Apparel : Pre 1900 item #1058561 (stock #JSMR)
Dark purple paneled velvet rugby cap with gold braid trim and tassel, embroidered “PFC” to the central panel and “1895-6” to the visor. Interior tag reads “James Gardner/late of C Stewart/18 Cross St/Manchester”. Condition is very good; some slight fraying to the lining.