Country Accessories

Wooden Handled Carrier

A nicely shaped wooden handled carrier or knife tray. It appears to be made of pine and has a great patina. It is 16 inches long x 9 inches wide x 7 inches tall to the top of the handle.


18th Cent. Hudson Valley Queen Anne Side Chair Black Paint

This is a great example of a late 18th century Queen Anne side chair from the Hudson Valley.  Nice curved back, bulb front stretcher and nice early black paint.  Nice peg construction with some early square nails.  Rush seat has been replaced, and is in great condition. The chair is in really great condition; no…read more


Back Bay Decoy miniature carved spoonbill duck decoy

This is a sweet miniature spoonbill duck decoy carved by Back Bay Decoys from Virginia Beach, VA, dating to the 1940s.  The carving on this bird is very nice and has nice paint with a little wear.  The decoy is stamped on the bottom with BBD, Back Bay’s mark.  These decoys are quite collectible.


Early 20th century turned maple ovoid bowl

A wonderful ovoid shaped maple bowl from the early 20th century. The bowl shows hand turning on the reverse. It measures 21″ in length and 13″ in width at the widest point. It is in good condition, with a very nice patina.


Primitive Wall Box

Primitive wooden wall box with a drawer with a porcelain knob. 12 inches tall. 8 inches wide.


Early 19thc Footwarmer

Nice early footwarmer with hearts in pierced tin.  Wood turnings are well done.


Small 19thc Treen Funnel

This small treen funnel is approximately 6 inches tall.  It is hand carved with a lovely warm patina and incised banding on the bowl.


Oval Sinew Laced Box

This early 19th century oval box is laced with sinew.  It has initials branded on the bottom and is in good original condition.  There is slight age staining on the sides of the lid and a small split on the side of the lid lip.  This is a real sweetheart for your collection.


19thc Tin Covered Lunch Pail

This tin lunch pail is in remarkable condition with its orginal cherry red paint, with embossed diamond patterened tin on the body and sunburst pattern on the lid.  It is an unusual oval shape with its handle.


Large mid-19thc Coverlet in Rare Colors

This coverlet is quite large, in amazing condition (1 slight weak spot, about 1 in. in size).  The colors are rare and beautiful, indigo and rust.


19th century Pine Shelf with Bold Carved Hooks

This shelf is in its original, unpainted wood finish.  I believe the wood is pine.  A small part of one scalloped edge was either replaced or glued after a break, not noticeable. The hooks are amazing!  It is 30 in. long x 14 in. high.  Any small primitives and early textiles would look good on…read more


Ca. 1930s Fabric Covered Recipe Book

“The Art Of Cooking And Serving” Great vintage cookbook includes a hand written recipe for Welsh Rarebit. Wonderful original calico covering. Measures 7&1/2″ by 5″


Small Buttocks Basket, 19thc

This delightful buttocks basket is in immaculate condition.  The patina and color are great.  It has all the lovely wear you would expect on its handle.  They are hard to find in this condition.


Large Native American Potato Stamp Basket with Lid

I have always loved these baskets.  This is a wonderful example with its lid from Canajoharie, NY.  It is in very good condition and would look great on top of an early cupboard, which is where I put them.


Utility Tote in Original Grain Paint with A Heart Carved Handle

This tote dates from the third quarter of the 19th century. Both cutlery areas have the original lids, the grain paint is original and it has a delightful, small heart in the handle. Small porcelain knobs lift each side of the lids. 14 1/2 inches long.


Large Dry Grain Measure In Old Red

This early grain measure has the remains of wonderful old red paint. Wooden with rims at top and bottom and old metal banding. 14&1\2″ in diameter and 8&1\2″ tall


18thc – early 19thc Andirons

Pair of Cast Iron Female-form Andirons, probably American, late 18th/early 19th century, each figure half dressed in exotic costume, thought to represent America, ht. 11 3/4, lg. 12 3/4, wd. 6 1/2 in. Excellent condition. Note: For another example of the form, see Donald L. Fennimore, Iron at Winterthur (Winterthur, 2004), pp. 30-1.


Cigar Display Case ….

This is a nice advertising piece. It is a tin box with hinged glass top. The side reads “Loaned by John H. Johnson For Sole Purpose of Displaying Cigars Purchased from Johnson & Co.”. The dimensions are 6 1/2″ wide, 9 3/4″ tall, 3 1/2″ deep. This is a sweet piece for displaying collections.