Butter Churn, Exceptional Form, Pouring Funnel, Original Paint
New England…found in Maine Date/Period: Circa 1800 - 1830
Measurement: Churn/Dasher height: 52.75"; churn height: 24.75"; base diameter: 12.5"
Material: Eastern white pine, ask, maple, red paint
Additional Information: A fine example made by a very experienced master cooper
demonstrating a high standard of workmanship. The dasher/plunger is received by a
beautifully turned ovoid funnel [rim tapers inward], the funnel pierces the slightly domed
fitted lid. The staves, one projecting, and flaring like a piggin type handle are bound by
four buttonhole joined hoops and one hoop at the rim having a tapered finger terminus.
4” Mocha Pepper Pot Banded in Blue and Mustard with Engine Decoration
Minor flecking, all else fine
36” Ebony Walking Stick
with a Beautifully Cast Silver Doghead Pommel above a Silver Ferrule - SOLD
(.925 silver), excellent condition
Maple Busk With Walnut and Mahogany Inlay Decorations
Very good condition, 15.25” x 1.75”
Pewter Whale Oil Lamp, Double Burner
Folk Art Portrait, Child in White Dress Seated in
Landscape with Waterfalls
Unidentified, circa 1830-1840’s
Oil on panel within its period painted frame, traces of gilt [gilt likely later]
(Extremely minor restoration…a few small spots of in-paint limited to background,
otherwise the painting is fine and original.
Frame: 31 by 36”, sight-size: 22.5 by 27.5”)
Family Record, Schoolgirl Watercolor, Family Tree
within Landscape Clement family record
John Clement married Hanna Pierce March 1805
Their eight children represented within the fruitful tree
The work remains bright; excellent condition including the possibly original enameled and gilt frame. (Dimensions: 21 by 19.25”, view: 18 by 16.75”)
Child’s Bow-Back Windsor Highchair
Gilt decorated heart on bottom drawer, 6.5” x 14.5” 6.5”
Painted Black Bellied Plover on Stand
Original paint and bill
Red Beehive turned bowl in original red surface. - SOLD
Great patina, c 1780-1820
Thin walled, lipped and footed displaying strong tooling. No cracks.
11.75” x 11.5” x 4.25”
Dolly Dawes, Windsor, Berkshire County MA. Sampler
Vibrant New England sampler worked by Dolly Dawes in 1819. Dolly was born in July 1806 in
Windsor, east of the NY border.
The sampler features navy blue highlights, a fully formed basket with folky birds in the background
and green surrounding done in queen stitch.
A deep navy sawtooth border on all four sides frames the piece. It is silk on linen in excellent
condition, in a period figured maple frame. Professionally conserved.
“The soften’d heart the soul refin’d Superior happiness”
Woven Splint Feather Basket
with lid and double handles, apple green.
Great condition, original paint
(21 inches by 14 inches)
Oak Splint Basket,
Original Blue, Red Handle
Minor imperfections to one corner
(14 inches by 21 inches to top of handle)
Landscape Painting, Mountain and Castle
By Thomas Chambers
New York, Circa 1833 to 1860
Rythmic shapes, strong contours and bold colors. Tiny puncture at the lower right was expertly restored. Gilt frame is period but not original.
Dimensions: 27 by 21” frame, 23 by 17” sight-size.
Tin Candlemold, Twelve Tubes, Crimped Top and Bottom with Folded Handle
Very good condition.
Dimensions: 10.5” H.
Grain Painted Pipe Stand with Drawer - SOLD
Pegged and dovetailed construction. Complete with brass pipe tamper that hangs from a redware knob on dovetailed drawer.
Dimensions: 21 by 15"
Bennington Book Flask
Dimensions: 5.5" H, 4.25" W, by 2 1/3" D.
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