Miniature Six Board Blanket Chest, Thin Red Wash, Iron Heart Shape Handles
New England, 19th Century (H: 10.75": W: 18.25"; D: 8")
Excellent original condition
Miniature Carver Armchair, Original Brown Paint
Anonymous, Late 19th Century
(H: 6.5"; W: 4"; D: 4")
Doll Cradle, Folk Art, Paint Decorated, Pierced, Dog in Basket, Ex Chris Machmer
Pennsylvania, 19th Century
Displaying fanciful decoration, bean shaped handholds centered by hearts
(Fine original condition; 14 by 8.5 by 7")
This offering may be currently off-site. Please call David Hillier for more information, or to schedule an in-person viewing.
Childs Dry Sink Toy, Miniature, Glazed Door
Mid 19th Century
Charming, square nailed, original surface, excellent overall condition
(W: 17.25", H: 10.5", D: 8")
Seed and Bean Counter, Salesman's Sample, Country Store
1st Half 20th Century
Solid oak and poplar - SOLD
Finely constructed with paneled sides; front features twelve molded and glazed removable display panels; back features twelve deep drawers having overhanging, molded fronts with handles. Possibly Quincy or Excelsior Showcase Works.
(Fine condition, original surface; H: 8.25", W: 15.75", D: 6.5")
606-35 - SOLD
Chest of Drawers, Doll's
Original Painted Surface
First half 19th Century
The molded overhanging top above dovetailed case featuring two-over-three graduated drawers with applied beading. Each drawer with turned pull; the wooden posts threaded into drawer faces; full dust-boards between each drawer.
The case raised on a molded base resting on turned feet. Superb condition. (Height: 16.5"; width: 13.75"; depth: 8.5")
Doll Furniture, Tea table, Original Surface
Second Half 19th Century
Walnut and maple - SOLD
The round walnut top with molded edge is affixed to tapered and molded cleat; urn-turned standard raised on beautiful cabriole legs ending in ridged pad feet that are pinched just behind and above pads. The table has good color and a dry patina.
410-75 - SOLD
Antique Box, Trinket or Document, Original Paint Decoration
Circa 1830 - SOLD
Rectangular box of dovetail construction; the lid hung from original brass butt-hinges; retaining original lock. Base molding appears to have been applied during early period of use; square nailed. Excellent condition.
(Height: 6.5"; width: 13.75"; depth: 6.5".)
577-2 - SOLD
Doll Furniture, Armchair, Carved and Paneled
Oak and pine - SOLD
This elaborate example, remaining in fine condition, features mortis and tenon construction and all-over carving; wonderful dry surface. The chair was inspired by European examples made during the 17th century. (Height: 16.75"; seat height: 5.5"; width: 9.25"; depth: 9")
577-1 - SOLD
Slant Lid Desk, Miniature
England - SOLD
The fall-front writing surface opens to reveal an interior with five cubbies divided by scalloped partitions; the center document cubby centered by two small drawers with brass pulls on each side. The thumb-molded lid rests on loppers.
The case with five short-drawers over two long-drawers, all within beaded molding is raised on applied molded bracket feet. The drawers pulls appear to be 19th century replacements; generally excellent condition with only minor imperfections. (Height: 16.75"; writing height: 11.75"; width: 17"; depth: 9.25".)
570-139 - SOLD
Curly Maple Cupboard
Perhaps a child's cupboard or table top
Secondary wood-white pine and poplar
The rectangular crown molding over a conforming case, having a pair of recessed panel doors, opening to an interior fitted with two fixed shelves above three drawers of dovetail construction; one long drawer centering short drawers either side. The case constructed entirely of boldly figured curly maple is raised on a turned spiked foot, which is a continuation of the stiles.
Dimensions: 31" high, 21.75" wide, 11" deep.
19th Century Chippendale Style Miniature Tea Table
Mahogany - SOLD
Miniature tea table with Chippendale style pedestal in baluster form. It has cabriole legs with pad feet; very good condition overall, with light scratches to the tabletop; the block is cracked and repaired with hand cut screws. This little table measures 6.5" in height, and the top has a diameter of 9.5".
514-64 - SOLD
Previous Offerings or Gone to New Homes
Spice Chest, Dunlap Provenance (Granny Label)
Red stain on white pine, turned wood knobs
Outstanding construction, excellent surface
Early 19th Century - SOLD
(Height: 19"; width: 15.75"; depth: 8.75".)
191-314 - SOLD
19th Century - SOLD
As depicted, a simple dolls cradle in wonderful blue paint. Headboard missing small section as depicted.
(Height: 8 5/8"; length: 18 5/8"; width: 15 3/8".)
637-121 - SOLD