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Miniature Painted Blanket Chest: Circa 1850   $1,075   

This miniature blanket chest is charming in its homemade effort to be fancy. Bracket feet and reeding over them indicate the maker's desire to make more than a functional miniature chest. Original green paint; butt hinges. Very good condition. Measures 12 3/4" wide; 7" deep and 8" tall. Circa 1850.      
  
Miniature Painted Blanket Chest: Circa 1850
Carved Stone (probably Grave Marker); Dated 1905
  Carved Stone (probably Grave Marker); Dated 1905   $1,200

This carved stone piece was likely made as a grave marker. Regardless of its original purpose, it is a wonderful sculpture. A different motif is carved on each side. It measures 4 1/2" tall; 4 3/4" wide and 3 1/2" deep. Condition is very good with s small area chipped out of the top rear a long time ago based upon the patina. Found in Pennsylvania.

Long Gold Chain Necklace with Semiprecious Stones   Inquire for Price  

Textured links surround irregularly shaped stones in this 35" long necklace. Three links on the end allow the length to be modified by an inch. It can be worn equally well singly or doubled. It is made of 22 karat gold with tourmaline, amethyst, garnet, citrine and blue topaz. The links have two different textures. It is a versatile, beautiful and unusual necklace.
Long Gold Chain Necklace with Semiprecious Stones
Los Castillo Silver and Azure Malachite Bracelet
  Los Castillo Silver and Azure Malachite Bracelet   $725

Unusual Los Castillo bracelet with undulating links filled with azure malachite. The stones are in excellent condition and nicely varied in color. Links are 1" wide. The bracelet is approximately 7" long but difficult to measure precisely because of the safety chain. It fits a medium/ small size wrist. Hallmark dates 1948 - 1960.

Silver Bracelet with Labradorite and Iolite   $575  

This awesome, one of a kind bracelet is made of two types of stones. The flat stones are labradorite and the cabochon and faceted stones are iolite. They beautifully combine blues, grays and purples. The bracelet is heavily silver plated. It is 2" wide and adjustable in length from 7 1/4" to 8 1/2".
Silver Bracelet with Labradorite and Iolite
Sterling Silver Bracelet with Ruby and Cognac Quartz
  Sterling Silver Bracelet with Ruby and Cognac Quartz   $550

This richly colored bracelet is full of texture, both from the stones and the silver. The rough cut of the ruby and cognac quartz stones creates wonderful uneven surfaces. The silver has a brushed matte finish. A toggle clasp can fit in three different loops, giving lots of size flexibility. The bracelet is 1 1/2" wide and can range in length from 7" to 8 1/2".

Windmill Blades Log Cabin Quilt: Circa 1890   $950  

This Windmill Blades Log Cabin Quilt has lots of swirling movement as the name implies. The dark centers are made of a combination of blue and brown fabrics giving added richness to this vibrant pattern. The front is almost all wool with velvet centers to each block. The yellow fabric and backing are cotton. Excellent condition; circa 1890. Measures 72" x 86".
Windmill Blades Log Cabin Quilt: Circa 1890
Reversible Quilt- One Patch and Wild Geese; Circa 1880
  Reversible Quilt- One Patch and Wild Geese; Circa 1880   $635

This unusual quilt is intended to be completely reversible. One side is a One Patch and the reverse is Wild Geese(aka Birds in the Air). While the quilt was made in the late 19th century, the Wild Geese incorporates some fabrics from the mid century. It is especially interesting to find elegant glazed chintz in three of the blocks of this otherwise country quilt. Both sides are in excellent condition; there is a small amount of color bleed on one of the glazed chintz blocks (visible in thumbnail... Click for details

Evening Stars Quilt: Circa 1890   $695  

Classic Evening Stars quilt done in solid red and white with tiny black print. Nice cable pattern quilting in the red grid; geometric pattern in the stars. Excellent condition. Measures 71" x 81"; circa 1890. The red is a beautiful mellow color. It is not toward orange as appears on my monitor.
Evening Stars Quilt: Circa 1890
Matl Silver Brooch with Amethyst and Turquoise
  Matl Silver Brooch with Amethyst and Turquoise   $495

This silver brooch by Matl (Matilde Poulat) incorporating amethyst, turqoise and coral is one of her classic designs. It measures 2 1/2" long and 1 3/4" wide. It was made circa 1950's; excellent condition.

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