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Antiques

This section contains household and other antiques that do not pertain to the culinary arts.  Here you will find everything from dresser jars to Victorian bleeding cups, books, antique tools, bottles and other antique treasures.

Antique Jewelry Antique and Vintage Jewelry
This section contains a large variety of both antique and vintage costume jewelry including everything from earrings to wrist watches.  These make the perfect finishing touch to any outfit. Many of these pieces are timeless in their design and will compliment a number of styles.

Antiques - Victorian antiques

Shaving Mirror and Comb Box
VU387
This is a very nice example of a Tin Shaving Mirror and Comb Box in Very Good condition. This specimen would look great hanging in a Victorian style bathroom or it could be used as a shaving station in a primitive camp or chuck wagon situation. The mirror and comb box stands 11 1/4" high by 8 1/2" wide. The depth of the comb box is 2 1/2" and 2 1/2" from front to back. A very light sanding and a light application of black paint will make this tin shaving station look like new again.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH16: Strop Block Strop
HSH16
This is an attractive leather strop with a turned handle. This specimen has a very pleasing patina and the handle has the smooth feel of many years of use. There are no rips in the leather or cracks in the turned wood handle. The strop measures 12 ½" in length and has a width of 1 ¼".
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH15: Laundry Tong Laundry Tong
HSH15
This is a very nice Laundry Tong in Very Good + condition. This tong has the nice look of bleached wood and still has lots of spring to its hinge. The tong has an overall length of 12" and an open width of 6". These make a real attractive wall hanger and are still handy to keep in the laundry.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH14: Molding Plane SOLD
This is a very attractive Woodworking Plane in Fine condition. This specimen has beautiful wood grain and a nice smooth finish and patina. The plane has a width of ½" a length of 9 ½" and a height of ¾" not including the wedge.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH13: Skeleton Key - Iron Skeleton Key - Iron
HSH13
This is a beautiful, large Skeleton Key in Excellent condition. This key measures 6" in length and has a nice loop on the end that measures 1 ½". The teeth on the key have an interesting curl to them that is rather unusual. Skeleton keys are quite collectible and this specimen would make a wonderful addition to any collection.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH12: Tray - Art Deco - Aluminum Tray - Art Deco - Aluminum
HSH13
This is a very attractive Hammered Aluminum Tray in Very Good condition. This tray displays very well with its bright hammered finish and Morning Glory design. The rim of the tray has a nice saw tooth finish. The tray is marked "Wrought Farberware – BKYN, NY". The diameter of the bowl is 11 ¼". Aluminum is really catching on as a collectible and this would make a great addition to any collection.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH11: Bowl - Aluminum - Floral Design Bowl - Aluminum - Floral Design
HSH11
This is a very attractive Hammered Aluminum bowl in Very Good condition. This bowl displays very well with its bright finish and floral design handles – there is one small dimple on one side of the bowl. The top and bottom edges of the rims are lightly scalloped and add a nice touch to the piece. The diameter of the bowl is 6 ½" and the bowl stands 2 ¾" high. Aluminum is really catching on as a collectible and this would make a great addition to any collection.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH10: Coaster Set - Wildfowl - Aluminum Coaster Set - Wildfowl
HSH10
This is a very attractive set of 8 Wildfowl Coasters in Excellent condition. These aluminum coasters all feature a pair of ducks flying over a lake with cattails and a distant mountainous shoreline. The edges of the coasters are lightly scalloped and the coasters have a diameter of 3 ¼" and stand ¼" high
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Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH08: Tray - Aluminum - Wildfowl Tray - Aluminum
HSH08
This is a nice Aluminum tray with a wildfowl and cattail design in Very Good + condition. This tray is quite attractive with its two ducks flying through cattails and with the image of mountains on the opposite shore of the lake. The tray measures 7" x 4" and has a delicate rope like scalloped rim. A tray this size is just right for a single serving of cheese and "quackers". Ahem!!
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH07: Crumber - Aluminum - Floral Crumber
HSH07
Here is a very nice Aluminum Crumber in Very Good + Condition. This crumber is very attractive with its stylized hand hammered finish and floral design and would fit into any style décor from Craftsman to modern. The pan measures 7" in width and 5" from front to back while the brush measures 3" wide by 4 ½" long. This is a fun collectible item and a great conversation piece.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item VU251: Match Safe - Bryant and May Match Safe - Bryant and May
VU251
This is a Bryant & May Limited match safe in Very Good + condition. Bryant and May was a partnership formed in 1843 in London and they imported and manufactured both safety matches and the older style Lucifer sticks. They were influential in fighting against the dreadful disease known as Phossy jaw which was caused by the white phosphorus used in the manufacture of the early matches. This nice little match safe has a flip open top embossed with the words Bryant & May Limited and one face of the box is a match striking surface. The safe measures 1 7/8" by 1 1/4" and has a depth of 1/2".
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item ABCG01: Bowl - Brilliant Cut Glass Bowl - Brilliant Cut Glass
ABCG01
This is a stunning Brilliant Cut Glass Bowl in Excellent condition. What a showpiece – it displays like a gem with a wreath of roses cut into its sides. The scalloped sawtooth rim and additional diamond cuts around the body really add to the beauty of this bowl – even the base has a fluted edge and a star design cut into the bottom. The bowl has a height of nearly 5" with a diameter of 8 1/4" the base has a diameter of 4 1/4". Don't miss out on the opportunity to add a wonderful addition to your Brilliant Cut Glass collection.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH06: Ash Tray Ash Tray
HSH06
An attractive glass Ash Tray in excellent condition. This nice tray is quite elegant with its fluted sides and star burst pattern on the bottom. The height is 5/8" and has a diameter of 3 1/2" . These old ash trays make great receptacles for spare change or for paper clips, etc.
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HSH05
An attractive glass Ash Tray in excellent condition. This nice tray is quite elegant with its fluted sides and star burst pattern on the bottom. The height is 5/8" and has a diameter of 3 1/2" . These old ash trays make great receptacles for spare change or for paper clips, etc.
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HSH04
An attractive Crystal Ash Tray in excellent condition. This nice tray is quite elegant with its saw tooth rim and deep cuts. The height is 1" and it measures 3 ¼" square. These old ash trays make great receptacles for spare change or for paper clips, etc.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH02: Hair Receptacle Hair Receptacle
HSH02
This is a nice celluloid Hair Receptacle in Very good condition. Dress up your dressing table with a classic accessory. This specimen is decorated with a floral design that is almost oriental in appearance. It has a warm ivory color and has only one small blemish near the bottom rim. This has a height of 1 ¾ and a diameter of 3". A nice little collectible that works great to hold your spare change.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item VIC101: Childs Dining Set Childs Dining Set
VIC101
This is a real nice find, a Childs Dining Set. This set is comprised of the velvet covered box, child’s cup, fork, and a spoon. The box measures 5" wide x 5 ½" deep x 3 ¾" high, the cup stands 2 ¾" high with diameter of 2 ¾", the fork has a length of 6" and the spoon a length of 5". The silverware is marked
"H & T Mfg. Co. AT." This hard to find set displays like a dream with its colorful cup and fancy silverware and is in Very Good + condition overall - the cup does have a tight hairline crack of around 1 ¼" in length. This would look great displayed in a dining room or babies room.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH01: Dresser Jar Dresser Jar
HSH01
Here is a nice jade green Dresser Jar in excellent condition. This beautiful jar has an attractive flower painted on its top signed with the name Flori. The hinge for the top is still nice and tight and the silver trim is bright and clean. The jar stands 2" high with a diameter of 2 ¾" - just the right size to safely store your favorite rings or other small treasures.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item HSH03: Tape Measure Tape Measure
HSH03
A nice brass Tape Measure in excellent condition. This attractive measure will go up to 40" not including the brass case and includes metric as well U.S. increments. The case is monogrammed with the initials "MLB" and measures 2 3/4" by 1 1/2". The heavy case gives this tape measure a real quality feel.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item VU356: Bottle - Charles Asprey Bottle
VU356 - Circa 1891
This is a beautiful, Charles Asprey, bottle with paneled sides in Excellent condition. The bottle stands 5" high and has a diameter of 1 1/4". The ten panels have nice crisp edges and add a nice flair to the bottles appearance. 1 panel has a slight fleabite to its edge. The silver around the mouth of the bottle is threaded and the British hallmark on the cap adds an elegant touch. This attractive little bottle would make a nice accent piece in any room or make a wonderful condiment bottle.
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VU355
This is a beautiful bottle with paneled sides in Excellent condition. The bottle stands 5 1/4" high and has a diameter of 1 7/8". The ten panels have nice crisp edges and add a nice flair to the bottles appearance. The silver around the mouth of the bottle adds an elegant touch. This attractive little bottle would make a nice accent piece in any room or make a wonderful condiment bottle.
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VU354
This is a beautiful bottle with paneled sides in Excellent condition. The bottle stands 5" high and has a diameter of 1 5/8". The ten panels have nice crisp edges and add a nice flair to the bottles appearance. The silver around the mouth of the bottle bears an English hallmark. This attractive little bottle would make a nice accent piece in any room or make a wonderful condiment bottle.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item BC06: Bleeding Cup - Victorian Bleeding Cup
BC06
This is a Victorian Bleeding cup in Excellent condition. Medicinal bleeding used to be a common practice and was used to purify the blood. Once a lancet or scarificator was used cut a cup was used to catch the blood often in conjunction with some sort of suction. Both wet and dry methods were used. For the dry method a candle or some other source of heat would be used to heat the cup which would then be placed on the skin and the suction caused as the cup cooled would engorge that area with supposedly "bad" blood. Each of these cups are hand blown and shaped so each is unique. Average height is around 2" and the average diameter is 2 ¼". These make a great addition to any collection of Civil War or Victorian medical collectibles.
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BC05
This is a Victorian Bleeding cup in Excellent condition. Medicinal bleeding used to be a common practice and was used to purify the blood. Once a lancet or scarificator was used cut a cup was used to catch the blood often in conjunction with some sort of suction. Both wet and dry methods were used. For the dry method a candle or some other source of heat would be used to heat the cup which would then be placed on the skin and the suction caused as the cup cooled would engorge that area with supposedly "bad" blood. Each of these cups are hand blown and shaped so each is unique. Average height is around 2" and the average diameter is 2 ¼". These make a great addition to any collection of Civil War or Victorian medical collectibles.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item BC04: Bleeding Cup - Victorian Bleeding Cup
BC04
This is a Victorian Bleeding cup in Excellent condition. Medicinal bleeding used to be a common practice and was used to purify the blood. Once a lancet or scarificator was used cut a cup was used to catch the blood often in conjunction with some sort of suction. Both wet and dry methods were used. For the dry method a candle or some other source of heat would be used to heat the cup which would then be placed on the skin and the suction caused as the cup cooled would engorge that area with supposedly "bad" blood. Each of these cups are hand blown and shaped so each is unique. Average height is around 2" and the average diameter is 2 ¼". These make a great addition to any collection of Civil War or Victorian medical collectibles.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item BC03: Bleeding Cup - Victorian Bleeding Cup
BC03
This is a Victorian Bleeding cup in Excellent condition. Medicinal bleeding used to be a common practice and was used to purify the blood. Once a lancet or scarificator was used cut a cup was used to catch the blood often in conjunction with some sort of suction. Both wet and dry methods were used. For the dry method a candle or some other source of heat would be used to heat the cup which would then be placed on the skin and the suction caused as the cup cooled would engorge that area with supposedly "bad" blood. Each of these cups are hand blown and shaped so each is unique. Average height is around 2" and the average diameter is 2 ¼". These make a great addition to any collection of Civil War or Victorian medical collectibles.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item BC02: Bleeding Cup - Victorian Bleeding Cup
BC02
This is a Victorian Bleeding cup in Excellent condition. Medicinal bleeding used to be a common practice and was used to purify the blood. Once a lancet or scarificator was used cut a cup was used to catch the blood often in conjunction with some sort of suction. Both wet and dry methods were used. For the dry method a candle or some other source of heat would be used to heat the cup which would then be placed on the skin and the suction caused as the cup cooled would engorge that area with supposedly "bad" blood. Each of these cups are hand blown and shaped so each is unique. Average height is around 2" and the average diameter is 2 ¼". These make a great addition to any collection of Civil War or Victorian medical collectibles.
Click here to enlarge image and see more about item BC01: Bleeding Cup - Victorian Bleeding Cup
BC01
This is a Victorian Bleeding cup in Excellent condition. Medicinal bleeding used to be a common practice and was used to purify the blood. Once a lancet or scarificator was used cut a cup was used to catch the blood often in conjunction with some sort of suction. Both wet and dry methods were used. For the dry method a candle or some other source of heat would be used to heat the cup which would then be placed on the skin and the suction caused as the cup cooled would engorge that area with supposedly "bad" blood. Each of these cups are hand blown and shaped so each is unique. Average height is around 2" and the average diameter is 2 ¼". These make a great addition to any collection of Civil War or Victorian medical collectibles.