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Dominic and Haff Pug Dogs Sterling Silver Salt and Pepper Shakers   $495   

Finely detailed sterling silver salt and pepper shakers of pug dogs wearing collars. They measure 2 inches tall and weigh a substantial 91 grams. They are marked sterling and have the maker's mark for Dominic and Haff, very fine New York silversmiths from 1868- 1928.      
  
Dominic and Haff Pug Dogs Sterling Silver Salt and Pepper Shakers
Touching Stars Quilt with Applique: circa 1870; Pennsylvania
  Touching Stars Quilt with Applique: circa 1870; Pennsylvania   $2,850

This touching Stars quilt has the most unusual addition of appliqued flowers giving a nice "pop" to the already bold pattern. The solid red used for the deep triangle border is another element that adds drama. It is well quilted with small clamshell patterns. The quilt has been professionally laundered and is in excellent condition. Measurements are 84 inches square. Pennsylvania origin; circa 1870's.

William Spratling Sterling Silver Belt Buckle   $450  

Sterling silver belt buckle by silver master, William Spratling. It is equally suitable for a man or woman. The buckle is 2 1/4 inches x 1 inch. It requires a 3/4 inch wide strap. The belt has Spratling's 1940's hallmark and is in excellent condition.
William Spratling Sterling Silver Belt Buckle
Indigo Applique Quilt: Circa 1870; New York
  Indigo Applique Quilt: Circa 1870; New York   Sold

This deep indigo quilt is a wonderful combination of what I believe to be original applique patterns. They are well integrated to create a full yet airy overall design. It is waffle quilted throughout. The quilt has been professionally laundered and is in immaculate condition. Measurements are 72" x 92". New York State origin; circa 1870.

Maryland Album Quilt: Circa 1860   $2,250  

Nine block album quilt with wreaths and pots of flowers, no two of which are the same. The pots of flowers in the corners facing inward give a nice symmetry to the overall design. It is clearly a rural version of a Baltimore Album quilt. The quilt has been professionally laundered and is in excellent condition. It is well quilted with feathered vines along the grid and border. The applique border flowers are an effective continuation of the shapes of the flowers within the quilt. Maryland... Click for details
Maryland Album Quilt: Circa 1860
Tane Sterling Silver and Gold Vermeil Bracelet
  Tane Sterling Silver and Gold Vermeil Bracelet   $795.00

Very stylish and unusual bracelet by Tane, Mexico's answer to the elegant work of Tiffany. The bracelet has hinged links that create an oval over which are elongated triangles of gold vermeil. The links are 3/4" wide; the bracelet is 7 1/4" long and weighs a hefty 99 grams. It has been professionally polished and is in excellent condition. Made circa 1980.

Los Castillo Sterling Silver Necklace   $295  

Graceful sterling silver necklace made by Los Castillo. The curved links are hinged on the back to allow it to move easily and be comfortable to wear. The length measures 15 inches. Links are 3/4 inch wide. Hallmark dates from 1948 - 1960. Condition is excellent. Some might want it polished (which can easily be done) but I prefer to leave some patina.
Los Castillo Sterling Silver Necklace
Variable Stars Quilt: Circa 1890; Pennsylvania
  Variable Stars Quilt: Circa 1890; Pennsylvania   $735

This Variable Stars quilt is an American classic. It is done with a solid, clear red fabric throughout. The white blocks are quilted with wreaths. The sawtooth border is a good continuation of the triangles that make up the arms of the stars. Quilters, in particular, will be interested in the improvised corners of the sawteeth. Measurements are 70" x 72". Pennsylvania origin; circa 1890.

Sterling Silver Necklace and Earrings   $725.00  

Offered for sale are an artist made sterling silver necklace and matching earrings. They can be sold together or separately. Both have a wonderful texture. The necklace is made of irregular shaped links and the earrings are circles. The necklace is three rows in the front measuring 1 3/4 inches at its deepest. Midway, it tapers to one row of links measuring 1 inch wide. The necklace is 19 1/2 inches from the clasp to the bottom of the front. The earrings are for pierced ears. They are 1 3/4"... Click for details
Sterling Silver Necklace and Earrings
Farmer's Delight Quilt: Circa 1850; Virginia
  Farmer's Delight Quilt: Circa 1850; Virginia   $885

Farmer's Delight is a pattern almost always originating in Virginia and most often in the Shenandoah Valley. It also goes by the name Farmer's Fancy. This early example is beautifully quilted with concentric clamshell patterns that have also been seen in other Farmer's Delights. It has been professionally laundered and is in spotless condition. The background fabric is slightly creamier in color than the medallions in which the circles are set. With very close examination, one can find several... Click for details

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