Antique Painted Tinware Coffeepot, Tole,
Polychrome Floral Decoration, Straight Spout
Attributed to the Pennsylvania Tinshop of
Harvey Filley, Son of Oliver Filley, Circa 1835
Conical body tinware pot featuring bold
decoration and strong color, hinged lid, loop knob
Outstanding Painted Tinware Coffeepot, Tole, Polychrome Floral Decoration, Straight Spout
Attributed to the Pennsylvania Tinshop of Harvey Filley, Son of Oliver Filley, Circa 1835
Conical body tinware pot featuring bold decoration and strong color, hinged lid, loop knob
Antique Tole, Original Painted Tin,
Standing Lidded Octagonal Urn
Anonymous, 19th Century
A must unusual and pleasing form with weighted lid [cast lead finial] featuring four-color
decoration. The interior is in clamshell white paint. Possibly a spice, sugar or small
chestnut urn or part of a garniture set. Displays well, minor seam splits near rim,
scatters small areas of paint loss; interior is grungy with light surface rust limited to
bottom. (Height: 8.25")
Painted Tin Lighthouse Form Coffee Pot, Tole, Filley Shop, Philadelphia
Domed Lid, Brass Finial, Crooked Spout, Scrolled Handle
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Circa 1825-1850
Group IV Ornamentation
Original condition, scattered thinning and losses to japanning
See American Painted Tinware, Volume III by Gina Martin and Lois Tucker; page 69;
group IV – page 114. (Height:11”)
Antique, American Painted Tin Trunk, Tole Document Box, circa 1810-1820
This trunk remains in untouched original condition; paint losses to high spots and near lock
hasp. Half of hasp is gone; we have removed the padlock.
(Height: 5.5"; width: 9"; depth: 4.5")
Antique Tole, American Painted Tin Match Holder, Crimped Edges, Asphaltum Ground
A Hanging match holder featuring scalloped and crimped edges and triangular pocket beneath a round
top; punched aperture for hanging centered by red and green leafy design.
Antique, Tinned Sheet Iron Hanging Cylindrical Candle Box, Punch Decorated
American, Circa 1830-1860
Folded and soldered joints, hinged lid with rolled wire edge and two hanging straps;
scrolled hasp; punch decorated domed ends, lid and front.
(Height: 6.75"; diameter: 4.75"; length: 10.5")
American Painted Tin Tray, Waiter, Tole, Painted, Stenciled Borders, 19th Century
(20.75 by 28.25”)
Antique Tole Tray, Rectangular Waiter,
Stenciled & Painted, Powders and Gilding
Unknown maker, circa 1825-1850
Rectangular form, rounded corners, cutout handles and great stenciled floral design.
(Fine original condition; 26.25" x 19")
American Painted Tinware, Breadbasket,
Crystalized Interior, Filley Shop
Attributed to the Connecticut Filley Tin Shop,
Bloomfield, Connecticut, or the
Filley Shop of Philadelphia.
Circa 1818-1835 - SOLD
Gold Crystalline interior sides & bottom, yellow rope border displaying red dots and
tassels assigned to the Filley Shop tradition…
A nice example: painted tinware breadbasket with japanned exterior. Scattered losses
to crystallization; some thinning, else fine and bright.
(Dimensions: 3.75” H, 13.5” W, and 8” D).
Painted Tin, Tole Tray, Eva Dressing Uncle Tom with Floral Garland, P 152
Uncle Tom's Cabin
The unrestored condition consistent with age, scattered small paint losses, light scratches, and a flatted rim area at right side. (29.75 by 23")
Antique Toleware Box, Painted Tin Trunk,
Paddle Tail Bird, 19th Century
Oliver Filley's Shop, Connecticut, 19th Century
Typical of Filley's shop, likely decorated for the Pennsylvania market
The distelfink, yellow bird with black details, is quite special
(Thinning to asphaltum; 5.25"; W: 9"; D: 5")
Canton Jars, Tole Chestnut Urns
Canton, Pair of Ginger Jars
Dimensions: 7.25" tall.
593-30 - Sold
French Tole, Pair of Painted Chestnut Urns
Decorative urns approximately 13" tall.