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Original Painted Surface Antique American Miniature Blanket Chest Centre County Pennsylvania

Antique American Grain Painted Miniature Blanket Chest »

Circa 1870: Miniature blanket chests are highly desirable, and good honest ones are getting very difficult to find. Found in Centre County Pennsylvania, this handsome original grain painted miniature blanket chest measures a very practical and usable 15 1/2" tall, 20" wide, and 12 1/2" deep.


Original Painted Surface Antique American Miniature Blanket Chest Centre County Pennsylvania

Southeastern Pennsylvania Miniature Blanket Chest »

Circa 1840-1860: At just over 13 1/2" high, 18 1/4" wide, and 11 1/2" deep, this gorgeous miniature blanket chest hails from southeastern Pennsylvania and features a dark reddish brown surface with a single yellow painted stripe around the box's bottom molding. The chest itself is made completely of tulip poplar and sports a dovetailed case and square nail construction on the bottom.


Antique American Advertising Sure Shot Tobacco Bin with Indian Brave For Sale

Early American Tiger Maple One Drawer Stand »

Circa 1820-1840: This antique one drawer stand is made of solid tiger maple with pine secondary wood. It features a single board top, nicely turned legs, and a dovetailed drawer with a hand chamfered bottom. The table measures 28" in height, and the overhanging top measures 19" wide by 18 3/4" deep. The table has an old mellow refinish with a replaced drawer knob, and the top has an old age crack that was long ago glued when the top was reset. The stand came out of an old Indiana collection and is probably of Indiana or Ohio origin. This is a handsome, sturdy, and servicable early tiger maple work table that will look great in any room and comes at a very affordable price.


Antique American Advertising Sure Shot Tobacco Bin with Indian Brave For Sale

Early 19th Century Red Painted Country Hepplewhite
One Drawer Stand »

Circa 1800-1825: If good, honest painted early American antique country primitive furniture is your thing, take a long look at this first quarter 19th century country walnut with poplar secondary wood Hepplewhite one drawer work table in old red 19th century paint. This table is a prime example of primitive country furniture with sturdy tapered legs and a genuine three coat paint history of old red over an older red over the original black. Because rural furniture was heavily used, it was repainted when necessary, and this honest paint history is perfectly acceptable -- and even desirable -- to collectors who seek out early painted furniture. This great old one drawer stand measures 28" tall and has a top that mesures 18 3/4" wide and 17 1/4" deep. This quality country table was obviously built to last and is just as sturdy and functional today as it was when it was made two centuries ago.


Early American Walnut Childs Chest of Drawers Antique American Furniture

Early American Walnut Childs Chest of Drawers »

Circa 1830-1850: 19th Century charming walnut antique childs chest of drawers with wonderful turnings. 31" H x 24 3/4" W x 12 1/4" D



Antique Tigher Maple and Cheery Stand | Mixed Woods One Drawer Stand with great glass knob and master craftsman turned legs

Mixed Woods One Drawer Stand »

Circa 1820-1840: The highly figured and beautifully turned tiger maple legs give this early one drawer stand a truly eye-catching appeal.


Antique Miniature Three Drawer American Empire Chest | circa 1830-1850

Miniature Three Drawer American Empire Chest »

Circa 1850: Great original porcelain knobs and simple tappered legs set apart this hand made American miniture chest.

15" H x 15 3/4" W x 8 1/2" D

For Sale: $895

Painted Antique Windsor Chair Signed S. Kilburn | Early American Antique

Signed S. Kilburn Painted Windsor Chair »

Circa 1840-1850: Stephen Kilburn was born in Massachusetts in the early 1800s where he learned the trade of chair joiner. This signed Kilburn side chair retains its original green, gold, and mustard paint decoration. This rare Ohio windsor remains in sturdy, usable condition and will make an excellent addition to any collection of painted furniture.


Antique Shaker Picket Fence Apple Basket

Small Shaker Picket Fence Apple Basket »

Circa 1900-1920: This elegant mint condition Shaker picket fence basket creates a stunning display when it is brimming with apples and other colorful fruit


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Queen Anne Antique Tilt Top Table | Diminutive Bird Cage Tea Table

Queen Anne Diminutive Bird Cage Tea Table »

Circa 1780-1800: This lovely diminutive cherry Queen Anne bird cage tea table features snake feet, highly desirable ring and baluster turning, and a very old, if not original, surface.


Period Queen Anne Mirror For Sale

18th Century Mahogany Queen Anne Mirror »

Circa 1770-1800: In southwestern Pennsylvania, we found this rare 16" X 10" early American mirror with all the bells and whistles: petite size, early if not first surface, original mirror and backboard, and important polychromatic painted and hand carved shell decoration. This charming mirror is a real jewel meant for thosesophisticated collectors who like their antiques early and original.


Antique Country Primitive Early American Trencher Original Painted Surface Woodenware Treenware

Antique American Trencher in Original Paint »

Circa 1800-1850: Measuring 26" long, 8 1/4" across, and 2 3/4" high, this early American signed and painted trencher has all the bells and whistles! Carved from a single board, this unusually narrow trencher has a gorgeous red painted exterior and a wonderful cream painted interior.

For Sale: $1250

Signed A. Butler Painted Windsor Chair »

Signed A. Butler Painted Windsor Chair »

This wildly sponged signed A. Butler Boston windsor chair hearkens the advent of the expressionist art movement.


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