Catalogue


Ippolita Eighteen Karat Gold Bangle Bracelets   Sold   

Stunning hand hammered eighteen karat gold bangle bracelets by well known designer Ippolita. Larger one is 2 3/8" inner diameter and 1" wide. Smaller one is 2 9/16" inner diameter and 1/2" wide. Both are in pristine condition. They are still in production and retail for $9750. and $6000.      
  
Ippolita Eighteen Karat Gold Bangle Bracelets
Mariner's Compass Quilt: Circa 1860; Pennsylvania
  Mariner's Compass Quilt: Circa 1860; Pennsylvania   $4,900

Stunning Mariner's Compass Quilt with an unusual Delectable Mountains border. Unusual color palette. Pristine, probably unwashed condition. Measures 86" x 88": Pennsylvania origin. Circa 1860.

Homemade Iron Racing Car: Circa 1930   $775  

Homemade iron racing car with the lucky number 30 and "Eggy" written on the roof. Made of recycled metal with great attention to detail and accuracy. Measures 18" long and 14" wide. Circa 1930's; Pennsylvania origin.
Homemade Iron Racing Car: Circa 1930
Velvet Center Medallion Quilt: Circa 1920; Pa.
  Velvet Center Medallion Quilt: Circa 1920; Pa.   $875

Dramatic, unique Center Medallion Quilt done mostly in velvet with a smattering of wool and silk. Not finely quilted but the use of tan thread against the dark fabrics adds additional texture to the quilt. Backing is cotton. Nice combination of both regular and irregular blocks. Measures 74" x 80". Pennsylvania origin; circa 1920.

Chimney Sweep Quilt: Circa 1880; Pennsylvania   $1,485  

Chimney Sweep Quilt that is much more dramatic than this pattern usually is due to the small scale of the blocks and the deep, inky blue fabric. Unwashed, excellent condition. Nicely quilted. Measures 78" square; Pennsylvania origin; circa 1880.
Chimney Sweep Quilt: Circa 1880; Pennsylvania
Baskets Quilt: Circa 1870; New York State
  Baskets Quilt: Circa 1870; New York State   $1575.00

Light and airy Baskets quilt framed by a graceful floral vine border. Well quilted; blue pencil marks used to mark the quilting patterns remain. Professionally laundered; pristine condition. New York State origin; circa 1870. Measures 76" x 87".

Braided and Crocheted Rug: Circa 1930; Pennsylvania   $485  

Softly toned rug combining braiding and crocheting. The use of braided rows at right angles to the crocheted rows creates an interesting design. Made of a huge variety of solid and printed cottons; excellent condition. Professionally mounted on a stretcher measuring 25" x 46". Pennsylvania origin; circa 1930.
Braided and Crocheted Rug: Circa 1930; Pennsylvania
Folk Art Handmade Pillows
  Folk Art Handmade Pillows   Sold

Two unique, handmade pillows Black face on left - made of cotton sateen with wool embroidery. Wonderful plaited hairstyle. Three dimensional lips; oilcloth eyes are cut out to enhance her coy smile. Measures 12" in diameter; circa 1920. Circle pillow with appliqued date 1893 and initials SM. Hearts appliqued on both sides. Made of wool suiting with some old, very well done repairs. Measures 13" in diameter.

Metal Guitar from Assembled Parts   $875  

Cleverly designed metal guitar made entirely of recycled parts. Center is a clock face; includes many nails,bolts,screws,coils and pieces I cannot identify. Back opens and can have clock works installed, although I believe it more than stands on its own as a musical sculpture. Measures 25 1/2" tall and 7 1/2" wide. Circa 1950?
Metal Guitar from Assembled Parts
Sigi Pineda Boomerang Brooch with Amethyst
  Sigi Pineda Boomerang Brooch with Amethyst   $250

This Boomerang pin is one of Sigi Pineda's iconic designs. Has nice, clear amethyst. Made circa 1950. Measures 2 1/2" x 1 1/4; can be worn in any direction.

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