All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1426962
Interesting lot of early types of European iron Key, ca. 17th.-19th. century.

From left to right:
- Rare early chest key ca. 17th. century with antenna bow made for a strongbox chest, 11,5 cm. heavy / massive key

- Strongbox key, ca. 18th. century, 9,8 cm-

- Mid 19th. century door key, 8 cm.

- Early large door key, ca. 16th.-17th. century, traces of cobbering, 10,4 cm

- Double key, function unknown, Early industrial period, early-mid 19th...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pocket Watches : Pre 1900 item #1426599 (stock #VW1766)
Watch Company
$600.00
SWISS SPLIT SECOND CHRONOGRAPH MOVEMENT 43mm Diameter and 10mm thick; PAT. Feb. 14, 1888. Clean, running movement. Free of blemish, rust, or any distraction. ORiginal fancy Gilt Hands and Keyhole Split second hands. 17 Jewels, Lever set, full plate nickel plates. Very nice, and all original! THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1426487 (stock #J1320)
Offered is a nice group of four, 19thC Homeopathic Medicine Bottles, three from Luyties Homeopathic Pharmacy Co., St. Louis., and one from Humphrey's Homeopathic Medicine Co. NY. All of these handsome bottles measure a mere 2.75 inches tall.

First, are the 3 Luyties examples which sport a metal cover detailing the content's name. A visually-appealing label envelopes three sides of the bottles while the back side has "LUYTIES PHARMACY ST...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1920 item #1426484 (stock #J1322)
Offered is a wonderful group of nine, EMPTY, drugstore, medical Hypodermic Medicine Tablet Boxes w/vials from Parke Davis & Co. Each box sports complete labels dating from the early 1900s to the 1920 era.

The first three tablet boxes, "GLONOIN", measure 2.75 inches long, are in very good condition, and date to the 1920s.

Next are four boxes of "HYOSCINE" that are in excellent condition and date to the 1920s...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1920 item #1426483 (stock #J322)
Offered is a wonderful group of seven, Hypodermic Medicine Tablet Boxes w/vials from Eli Lilly and Sharpe & Dohme. Each box sports complete labels dating from the early 1900s to the 1920 era.

The first two tablet boxes are from Eli Lilly and measure 3.25 inches long and date to the early 1900s. The NITROGLYCERIN box contains 5 labeled tubes and is in excellent condition...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1910 item #1426460 (stock #J1317)
Offered is a nice grouping of four, early, circa 1900 to 1920s, EMPTY, pharmacy drugstore Patent Medicines from the DIRECT SALES CO. of Buffalo, NY.

First, is the amber-colored, 4.75 inch tall bottle labeled CHOLERA INFANTUM NO.176 which sports an excellent label.

Second, is a 5.25 inch high, clear, corked example, "CATHARTIC ACTIVE C.C.T.", sporting a near perfect label. The right and left side panels have the initials "D.S.Co." boldly embossed. In very good condition...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1920 item #1426459 (stock #J1300)
Offered is a 1913, wonderful, colorfully-designed, St Jacobs Oil Pharmacy Patent Medicine Bottle with box. The colorful image of the robed St. Jacob holding high a bottle of this liniment makes for great advertising!

This compound contains chloroform and claims to help relieve the pain of Rheumatism, Lumbago, Gout, and Headache, to name but a few...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1920 item #1426456 (stock #J1312)
Offered is a very visually-appealing grouping of new-old-stock, patent medicines and remedies from the early 1900s to the 1940s.

First is a bottle of MOTHERS FRIEND which was an external treatment for "massaging the skin and tired, aching muscles"...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1920 item #1426455 (stock #J1313)
Offered is a wonderful grouping of five, choice C1900-1920, Patent Medicine Drugstore Pill Vials.

The first two medicines are from Denver, Colorado, are labeled KIDNEY TABLETS, and measure about three inches tall. As noted on their brightly colored labels, they are a remedy for a variety of disorders including: URINARY, LIVER, DIABETES, and LUMBAGO to name a few! The tablets are housed within wooden vials which are covered by the labels. The labels shows mild loss primarily on the ends. The c...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1910 item #1426453 (stock #J1316)
Offered is a very nice grouping of 4 early circa 1900 to 1937 drugstore Patent Medicines.

First is Dr. Hebra's "UNGOID" which is a 2.75" tall, skin remedy bottle which was prepared by The G.C. Bittner Co., Toledo, Ohio. This circa early 1900's bottle is perfect and is embossed "DR HEBRA'S UNGOID on the back side. It sports a 3 sided paper label that is in good condition with mild staining.

Second is a 3.25 inch high, "JUSTRITE CORN REMOVER" medicine sporting a partially-filled, wooden vial ...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1426407 (stock #J1314)
Offered is a grouping of six, diminutive, 19thC, Homeopathic Medicine Bottles from Boericke and Tafel Homeopathic Pharmacy of New York and Chicago.

These handsome bottles measure 2.75 inches and sport a metal cover detailing the content's name. A graphic label envelopes three sides of each bottle while the back sides are embossed "BOERICKE & TAFEL NEW YORK".

This lovely group of amber glass medicines date to the 1890s. The labels show minimal loss, fading and wear commensurate with an antiq...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1426005 (stock #J1304)
Offered is an unusual group of 3 Patent Medicines all of which were indicated for issues related to brain function or emotional conditions.

First, is a sample bottle of FLORAPLEXIN prepared by Franklin Hart of New York. The label notes that it is, "A positive cure for Dyspepsia, Liver complaints, NERVOUS EXHAUSTION, & Consumption." Lots of small print on the back noting that if this medicine is used, "you will be cured" of your particular symptoms which include being NERVOUS, IRRITABLE & GLOO...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1425896 (stock #J1319)
Offered is a very scarce group of six, Maltbie Chemical Co. medicine bottles of Newark, New Jersey, dating to the early 1900's.

The empty, amber-colored bottles are all in fine condition sporting both handsome front labels as well as decorative cork top labels.

There are three, 5 inch bottles labeled as follows: LIVER SPECIAL, CATARRH CHRONIC, and MERCURY PROTO IODIDE (the Mercury example mentions the Food and Drugs Act of 1906 on the label. Two bottles measure about 4.25" high and are s...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1910 item #1425485 (stock #J1307)
Offered is a rare, ONE OF A KIND set of early 1900s Apothecary Bottles w/ Herbs from the ALEMEDA DRUG STORE, DENVER COLORADO.

Each 5.75 inch high clear glass bottle sports a paper label with the name of the contents typed in.

The bottles are in fine shape with ground glass stoppers in place. The labels are in very good condition with crimps, stains and mild edge loss as expected with vintage bottles that have been used. This set should be in a museum!

The first bottle, MYRRH, historica...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1920 item #1424836 (stock #J1293)
Offered is a choice, C1900, EMPTY, pharmacy POISON bottle from Sharpe & Dohme, Baltimore, Maryland, that sports a full red colored label on front and ribbed edges on the sides and back.

This 4 inch, amber bottle is in fine shape, it has a labeled cork plus a label on back with directions for an antidote.

The front label has a tiny, missing piece by the letter 'K' in the word PINK. Both labels are mildly faded and lightly stained from age.

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Woodworking : Pre 1900 item #1424718 (stock #G670)
Offered is C1830's, hand-crafted, Woodworking Adjustable Plow Plane w/Bone Insert. This is a wonderful example of an early, unmarked, one-of-a-kind-constructed, woodworking tool with hand-hewn construction and repairs by a semi-skilled craftsman. Amazingly, this tool is approximately 200 years old!

Evidence of hand-craftmanship are scribe marks that extend beyond their desired point. The metal working skate is crudely riveted to the wood. Various early forged screws and nuts secure the slidi...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1900 item #1424083 (stock #G66)
Offered are two desirable hand tools from the mid 19th century.

The first tool is a diminutive hammer which was probably used to drive small nails and tacks. The handle measures 8.5 inches long and sports a shapely head made of iron. This hand wrought primitive tool has a nice original patina and shows wear commensurate with age.

The second tool is called a RACE KNIFE which was a tool of the carpenter, cooper, lumberman and shipwright. The hooked blade scored timbers, staves, or logs with i...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1900 item #1424074 (stock #G665)
Offered is an early portable Steelyard scale that is designed to weigh goods up to 30 pounds. This primitive iron scale sports hand-forging construction and measures just over 13 inches in length. The manufacturer's identifying name is almost fully readable and is stamped "?? WHITHFIELD & SONS".

The arm on one side is stamped in increments 1 through 9 (pounds) and 7-30 on the opposite side. Photo #5 shows two fancy and not often seen, "cross-shaped" embellishments.

The condition is very goo...