All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 2000 item #795150 (stock #BA352)
This delightful Black Mammy Rag Doll has a face with a story to tell! What an expression!

Measuring 18 inches tall, Mammy is constructed of black, machine-stitched, vintage 1930-1940's, polished cotton which has been stuffed with cotton batting. Facial features have been hand-embroidered, are quite expressive, and are exceedingly well done. Her hair has been styled in six pigtails adorned with bows...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1940 item #795143 (stock #BA348,49,5)
This delightful grouping of 3 black Aunt Jemima composition dolls from the 1930s enjoyed an interesting, more recent life as advertising display pieces in an old Vermont Country store!

The 3 dolls were grouped together in a creative display that supported the sale of Aunt Jemima Pancake products! Their costumes are all identical and were hand-stitched and made especially for the planned Aunt Jemima display.

Each of the dolls remain intact inside an encasement of glue and paper wrapping and ...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1940 item #795125 (stock #BA332)
Measuring 11 inches tall, this wonderfully detailed, circa 1930's, gentleman, African-American doll is phenomenally well detailed!

ENTIRELY hand-stitched, this gent is dressed in fancy striped pants, straw shoes and hat, green belt, and in a navy blue and white polka dot shirt with a tiny breast pocket that holds a teeny pack of CAMEL cigarettes, labeled with a "C"! His outfit is topped off with a red tie that is held in place by a bean tie tack!

His face is hand-stitched with careful atten...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1960 item #794507 (stock #BA709)
Offered are two utterly fabulous, one-of-a-kind, DOUBLE-SIDED, hand-painted signs that hung at Joe's "Colored Only" fish shack near Albany, Georgia, on the Flint River. These signs were created by the black folks who owned the shack which closed in the late 1950s, early 1960s...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1960 item #794384 (stock #BA708)
Measuring 6 inches high, this darling, mint condition, Black Memorabilia, pudgy, Little Girl, Bending-Over-Child Nodder was made in 1950’s Japan by the Ardalt China Company. Dressed in just her polka dot panties and shoes, she bends forward peering between her legs at us! Such a darling piece!

The child’s head nods back and forth by pivoting on a tiny metal bar inserted through her neck ...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1920 item #793291 (stock #BA695)
Measuring 6.25 inches long x 5 inches wide, this well detailed, circa 1910, brass ashtray depicts a smiling black male native reclining on a stylized seashell.

In fabulous condition with 90+ years of all original surface patina, this phenomenal piece is very highly detailed and displays wonderfully! It authentically depicts the highly fashionable Art Nouveau styling which was so wildly popular at the turn of the 20th century...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1940 item #793094 (stock #BA692)
Measuring approximately 11 inches tall, this wonderful, vintage 1940s, Black Americana Chef cookie jar, remains in all original condition-- no repairs or repaint-- and it is NOT a reproduction!

This wonderful piece is unmarked but is documented in numerous guides as the Black Chef cookie jar made in the 1940's by the National Silver Company...

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1980 item #791161 (stock #C2892)
This vintage bronze statue showcases Mao Ze Dong during his youthful years. His attire indicated that he was in his early 30s, working as a leader during the worker's movement and revolt. This well throughout sculpture has lots of great period details and served as a propaganda materials for higher-level government officials during the Cultural Revolution era. 13.5" tall.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Political : Pre 1980 item #791156 (stock #C2891)
This color ceramic statue shows Mao Ze Dong playing Ping Pong, a national sport for Chinese people. China used Ping Pong sports later on in the 1970s to open the international diplomacy. Size: 5" w by 12" tall.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Sports : Pre 1900 item #778976 (stock #5834)
An 1867 English silver plate steeplechase award cup or goblet. This impressive and ornate English silver plate steeplechase award cup stands 8-1/8" high and 4-3/8" across and this award trophy is in the shape of a goblet or footed cup. This unmarked beauty features high repousse decoration with fruit and scrolling and it has two cartouches with engraved dedications. One side says WINNER OF R.A.C. STEEPLE CHASE with the Royal Agricultural College Cirencester crest and the other is engraved E.A...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Sports : Pre 1960 item #760408 (stock #SP0010)
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$35.00
Super circa 1950's key chain featuring baseball player at bat. This great item also doubles as a locket that can hold two mini photographs. It comes with original vintage photos of a man and a lady that are probably movie stars. This item is in Excellent condition and measures about 3 1/2" long.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Sports : Pre 1960 item #760404 (stock #SP0009)
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$35.00
Nice lot of vintage bowling award pins. These are circa 1940's - 50's award pins and includes as follows; (1) 200 Club gold filled pin signed in back " House of Williams Chicago, (1) 500 Club pin marked "sterling", and (1) gold filled W.B.A. New York pin that is marked in back " Johnson N.Y. National, 1/20 - 10K, and it is engraved HI-5". These pins are in fine to very fine condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Sports : Pre 1960 item #760400 (stock #SP0008)
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$35.00
Nice vintage bowlers award pin lot. They are circa 1940's to 50's. Two are sterling silver which include a 200 Club and a 500 Club pin. The other is gold filled and is a 500 Club pin. They are in fine condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Sports : Pre 1960 item #760396 (stock #SP0007)
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$35.00
Vintage 1940's - 50's ladies 200 Club bowling award pendant. This cutie features a sterling silver plaque with lady bowler and in enamel it shows 200 Club. The sterling plaque is mounted on a genuine mother of pearl shell pendant and comes with its original 17 1/2" long fine sterling silver chain. The pendant measures 1" long x 3/4" wide. This item is in fine condition.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Royal : Pre 1900 item #751262
A wonderful and extremely rare enameled glass beaker bearing the portrait of Czarina Alexandra Feodorovna on the occasion of her visit to Paris in 1896. Alexandra accompanied her husband, Czar Nicholas II to dedicate the Pont Alexandre III across the Seine. Alexandra is wearing the traditional kokoshnik, a veil, long strands of pearls and a white gown. The portrait is surrounded by gilt lettering, "Souvenir Octobre 1896/Impératrice Alexandra Féodorovna"...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Sports : Pre 1950 item #744072 (stock #D8)
This is a crystal covered box and three trays produced in Bohemia before 1950. The box measures 4 1/4 inches long, 3 1/4 inches wide and 2 inches deep. A tray is 3 3/4 inches long and 2 3/4 inches wide. The set is made of fine crystal. All the pieces have beveled edges. They have intaglio cut scenes of men and women playing golf. The men are wearing caps and knickers. There are some tiny nicks on the inner rim of the box that are barely visible...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Sports : Pre 1920 item #730333 (stock #1487)
Rare Silver Plated Swimming Trophy marked: MALCOLM MITCHELL, Swimming Champion, BONDI SPS, 1918. Lovely leaf engraving and vacant cartouche on rear. 6 3/4" (17cm) high. Excellent condition with only minor flaking inside. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Memorabilia : Black Americana : Pre 1910 item #730279 (stock #BA686)
Taken from a battered and unsalvageable 1907 story book, this delightful, hand-colored lithograph drawn by L. Hobbins is entitled, "Teaching Hannah Mariah To Skate".

Measuring 9 by 11 inches framed, this litho retains its vibrant colors!

A delightful piece which features the accompanying text on the reverse side...