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Lady Liberty, Patriotic Painting on Panel Celebrating America, Liberty & Freedom,
Anonymous
Date/Period: Circa 1815


Lady Liberty, Patriotic Painting on Panel Celebrating America, Liberty & Freedom, Anonymous, entire view 1

Measurement: 8.5" x 7.5" x .75"

Material: Oil paint on white pine panel

Condition: Original untouched condition, scattered minor losses as depicted

Additional Information: America…Goddess of Liberty, an allegorical celebration of the
new nations Independence and Security. The Goddess seated on roiling clouds
supports a shield bearing the arms of the United States while feeding an American
Eagle on the Wing; in her left hand is a staff with Liberty cap. The composition within an
oval border displaying raised bullets [dots]…gilt spandrels ornament the corners. It is
possible that this gem adorned an early piece of firefighting apparatus.

$8,500.00

879-135


Lady Liberty, Patriotic Painting on Panel Celebrating America, Liberty & Freedom, Anonymous, entire view 2

Lady Liberty, Patriotic Painting on Panel Celebrating America, Liberty & Freedom, Anonymous, entire view 3



Antique Patriotic Themed Tray, Large Sheffield Silver on Copper Platter, Patriotic with George Washington, Liberty, American Independence
Unknown maker, Likely Mid 19th Century


Tray, Large Sheffield Silver on Copper Platter, George Washington, Americana
Unknown maker, entire view

Large and heavy tray featuring engraved portrait of George Washington within oval medallion surmounted by star over liberty cap�scroll engraved with Declaration of Independence; a sword and two books all festooned with wreath of laurel. Centering the portrait medallion, held aloft by cherubs are fringed curtains diapered in stars. Beneath the portrait is displayed a swaged wreath of plenty bound by ribbon engraved with the names of many American states. (Tarnished, some silver thinned to cooper on the back, limited to high spots, tarnished, else fine; 33 by 19.5")

$3,875

232-306


Tray, Large Sheffield Silver on Copper Platter, George Washington, Americana
Unknown maker, handle detail
Tray, Large Sheffield Silver on Copper Platter, George Washington, Americana
Unknown maker, scale view



Illustration, Palmers Crackers, Uncle Sam, George Washington, Abe Lincoln
Signed lower left: Paul Spener Johst, 1925
Date/Period: 1925


Illustration, Palmers Crackers, Uncle Sam, George Washington, Abe Lincoln Signed lower left: Paul Spener Johst, 1925, entire view

Measurement: 21" x 25"

Material: Oil on canvas

Condition: Excellent, lightly cleaned, tiny puncture restored

Additional Information: Johst (NYC) was a member of the
Society of Independent Artists.

$2,500.00

928-129


Illustration, Palmers Crackers, Uncle Sam, George Washington, Abe Lincoln Signed lower left: Paul Spener Johst, 1925, detail view 1

Illustration, Palmers Crackers, Uncle Sam, George Washington, Abe Lincoln Signed lower left: Paul Spener Johst, 1925, detail view 2

Illustration, Palmers Crackers, Uncle Sam, George Washington, Abe Lincoln Signed lower left: Paul Spener Johst, 1925, back view



Americana: 36 Star Bunting, Flag - SOLD


Americana: 36 Star Bunting, Flag, entire view

Description: For a parade window hanging, or wall hanging, this 36 Star Flag inspired
bunting is structure with a field of 6 x 6 stars at the very top. The remaining 8 and 1/2 ft
are a 3-stripe pattern with the outer 2 being red and the center stripe being white. This
bunting configuration is often seen as swag decoration around a large window or
around a historical vignette, and something streaming from a window over a
parade. The 36 Star Flag originated in 1865 with Nevada Statehood, although this
pattern bunting can be found anytime between 1865 and 1900 as some manufacturers
used prints or print patterns for parade and patriotic events. The stars are printed, and
the entire bunting is printed on cotton. Colored stripes are individually printed, and
machine stitched together.

Size: Overall 126” x 20" W; Star Field of 6 x 6 stars measures 24" x 20" W

Condition: Overall good condition. Some fading to canton (star field) and stripes as this
bunting spent minor time outdoors to acquire this moderate fading.

SOLD

171-155




Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More
Date/Period: Circa 1825 - SOLD


Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view

Measurement: Height: 11"; width: 37.75"; depth: 13.75"

Material: White pine

Condition: Very good original condition

Additional Information: Superb carved sea chest with all elements carved from the
solid. The top features a shield eagle flanked by stars and articulated banners, the front
depicts two facing whimsical sea creatures and a shield shaped carved escutcheon.
With two massive brass handles, projecting molded top, canted ends featuring, applied
brass stars and dovetail joinery.

SOLD

505-152


Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 2

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 3

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 4

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 5

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 6

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 7

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 8

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 9



Vintage Patriotic Trade Sign, Veto’s Ice Cream Cones
Date/Period: Circa 1900-1920 - SOLD


Vintage Patriotic Trade Sign, Veto’s Ice Cream Cones, entire view

Measurement: 23.5" x 11.5"

Material: Basswood and polychrome

Condition: Excellent

Additional Information: Eagle surmounting panoply of American flags flanked by
“VETO’S ICE CREAM CONES” …the letters painted in red, gold, and silver against a
black ground. The vignette is centered by a fine double-border done in red, bottom
corners display fanciful flourishes.

SOLD

898-44


Vintage Patriotic Trade Sign, Veto’s Ice Cream Cones, detail view

Vintage Patriotic Trade Sign, Veto’s Ice Cream Cones, back view




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