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Early American Antique Advertising, Trade Signs, and Historical Americana for Sale

1901 cut out the whiskey ax of all nations Bun Lauret Stove and Ranges Art Stove Co Detroit Mich

1901 Cut Out The Whiskey Cast Iron Ax »

Circa 1901: Measuring 9" long, this cast iron ax served as a premium for Laurel Stoves and Ranges and promoted Carrie Nation's temperence movement in early 20th century pre-prohibition America.

For Sale: $295

Green Norton Brothers Patented Self Sealing Coffee Mill

Norton Bro's. Patent Self Sealing Coffee Mill »

Circa 1880: Rare Norton Bro’s Patent Self Sealing Coffee Mill, Chicago IL, tin litho, original and complete, 11.5”H x 9”W including handle.

For Sale: $2,100

the delaware insurance company of philadelphia founded 1835 tin sign

The Delaware Insurance Company of Philadelphia Sign »

Circa 1890-1910: Measuring approximately 24"L x 18"H, this handsome black and gold single sided tin sign was manufactured by New York's Sentenne & Green.

For Sale: $795

original antique enamel no smoking gas station sign for sale

Early No Smoking Filling Station Porcelain Sign »

Circa 1920s: This 24"L x 9"H porcelain No Smoking sign is signed by Chicago, Illinois' Enameled Sign Company and would have hung by the pumps in an old gas station.

For Sale: $575

Shafer Insurance Agency 1920s painted double sided trade sign for sale

Shafer Insurance Agency Double Sided Trade Sign »

Circa 1920s: This wonderful oval double sided Shafer Insurance Agency trade sign in blue and white paint measures approximately 43"L x 21"H including its original hangers.

For Sale: $950

1940s Rare Single Sided Porcelain Castillion V.O. Congnac Sign

Castillon V.O. Cognac Porcelain Sign »

Circa Late 1940s: Porcelain liquor signs are scarce, and this 30" x 17" Castillion Cognac sign in red, white, and blue is exceptionally hard to find.

For Sale: $1150

Ohio blue decorated stoneware john conley white cottage post office ohio

John Conley White Cottage Post Office, Ohio Stoneware »

Circa 1880s: John Conley's little known pottery was located in White Cottage Post Office, an unincorporated community in Muskingum County on Route 22 between Lebanon and Zanesville in the south central Ohio.

For Sale: $650

satterlee and mory fort edwards ny blue decorated brandies and wine jug for sale

Satterlee & Mory Wines and Brandies Jug »

Circa 1870-1890: This one gallon stencil decorated P. Cushman & Co. from Albany, New York,stands 11" in height, advertises "wines, brandies & C," and is signed by the legendary Fort Edward NY pottery firm Satterlee & Mory.

For Sale: $650

Bayless and McCarthey Louisville Kentucky blue decorated stoneware for sale

Bayless & McCarthey Kentucky Merchant Jar »

Circa 1870s: This one gallon wax sealer is attributed to Greensboro PA's James Hamilton & Co. pottery and stands 9.75" tall.

For Sale: $595

antique blue decorated stoneware Pennsylvania merchant jar

Cooper & Bro. No. 7 Diamond Market, Pittsburgh »

Circa 1875: Measuring almost 10" tall, this one gallon Southwestern Pennsylvania storage jar was manufactured for Pittsburgh's well known Diamond Market district merchants W.D. Cooper & Bro.

For Sale: $575

Antique 1920s Locksmith Box Roosevelt Hotel NYC Paint Decorated Americana

Antique 1920s Locksmith Box from The Roosevelt Hotel, NYC »

Circa 1920s: Measuring 15" L, 4.75" H, 4.5" W, this wooden black and white painted locksmith box has a great original surface.

For Sale: $345

Antique American Advertising Store Display Tin with Eagle in Red, Gold, Black and White from Denver Colorados 1920s Eagle Mills

Antique Eagle Mills General Store Countertop Spice Tin »

Circa 1920s: This neat 9 ¾” H by 6 ¾” Lby 5” W Eagle Mills Pure Ground country store tin is a colorful example of advertising from the Mile High City.

For Sale: $225

Antique American Advertisng Cetacolor Linen Banner

Cetacolor Advertising Linen Banner»

Superb graphics, vibrant color, and excellent condition make this early 20th century American printed linen banner very appealing to the eye.

For Sale: $395

Happy Heidi Vintage Fiestaware Pottery for Sale all old colors complete collection

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