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Thursday, May 29, 2008

Circa 1900 Folk Art Native American Beaded Hat




Incredible Native American Beaded Hat. Seeling on eBay. Will update with the final price shortly...

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

Early 20th century Wigmaker's Model Head


Here's the description from Garth's auction: Carved wooden head with stylized facial features and a paper covering on the top. Used by a German wig maker, Hugo Langer, who worked in Akron, Ohio, the first half of the 20th Century. Wear from use. 10"h. Included with the piece is a copy of a newspaper article on the wig maker.

Sold for $ 350.00.

Redware Loaf Pan ca. 1820-1830


Early 19th century redware loaf pan.

Early 20th Century Odd Fellows Lodge Carving


Classic "Heart in Hand" staff finial. Turn of the 20th century. Recently sold for $ 2,200.00 at Garth's Auction.

Folk Art Canes from Kimball Sterling Auction



19th Century Carved Wooden Figure of Black Man


Simply awesome carved wooden figure of a black man. Sold recently at Garth's for $ 1900.00. Stands 17 1/4" tall.