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William Spratling Silver & Obsidian Starfish   Inquire for Price   

Stunning and rare Starfish brooch and pendant by William Spratling. It is not uncommon to find the starfish theme in his work in silver alone. The three layers, though, with obsidian sandwiched between the silver, is quite rare. Measures 2 3/4" wide and 3" long. Several minute chips along the edge of the stone can be seen only with close examination. Hallmark dates to 1964-7.      
  
William Spratling Silver & Obsidian Starfish
King's Star Crib Quilt: Circa 1930
  King's Star Crib Quilt: Circa 1930   $495

Perky King's Star Crib Quilt with quintessential 1930's fabrics, many of which are feedsacks. Unusual construction in that it is quilted and seems to have batting but has an additional white cotton backing that appears to be original. Professionally laundered; pristine condition. Measures 31 1/2" x 32 1/2".

Hit or Miss Hooked Rug: Circa 1930; Massachusetts   $550  

Lovely Hit or Miss hooked rug with a braided border. Nice distribution of lights and darks. All wool; excellent condition. Mounted on a stretcher measuring 26 1/2" x 38 1/2". Massachusetts origin; circa 1930.
Hit or Miss Hooked Rug: Circa 1930; Massachusetts
Cheater's Cloth Crib Quilt: Circa 1880
  Cheater's Cloth Crib Quilt: Circa 1880   $950

Unique Cheater's Cloth Crib Quilt in pristine, unwashed condition. This printed patchwork has many of the iconic images of Victorian Crazy Quilts - fan, spiderweb,horseshoe, butterfly and bird. In addition, it has several children at play. Measures 34" x 40": Pennsylvania origin. Circa 1880.

Hector Aguilar Silver Aztec Symbols Cuff Bracelet   $3800.00  

Dramatic, large hinged bracelet by Hector Aguilar, representing Aztec symbols. Five panels; made of 990 silver (nearly pure silver). Circa 1950. Heavy weight; measures 1 1/4" at widest. Fits small/ medium wrist.
Hector Aguilar Silver Aztec Symbols Cuff Bracelet
Astrid Gusterman Sterling Silver Bracelet
  Astrid Gusterman Sterling Silver Bracelet   $395

Simultaneously large and graceful sterling silver bracelet by the late designer, Astrid Gusterman. Astrid and her husband, Stig, migrated from Sweden in 1950 and began their silversmithing business anew in Denver. Since their deaths in 1978, the business has been taken over by their daughters. This bracelet is an original of Astrid's. Measures 7 1/2" long and 1 3/4" wide.

Hooked Rug - Octagon Pattern: circa 1920   $1175.00  

Hooked rug in an original pattern of a hexagon outlining concentric ovals. Mounted on stretcher measuring 34 1/2" x 36"; excellent condition. Circa 1920.
Hooked Rug - Octagon Pattern: circa 1920
Amish London Roads Quilt: Dated 1922
  Amish London Roads Quilt: Dated 1922   $4,500

Pristine, unwashed Amish London Roads quilt; probably from Ohio. Multi colors set on a deep blue background. Quilted in inner light blue border are the initials ALM. Also quilted was the the date Feb. 24, 1922; someone pulled out the stitches but the date is still visible. Very well quilted; all cotton. Measures 70" x 72".

Circle Hooked Rug: Circa 1930;Pennsylvania   $225  

Unusual small square hooked rug with a circle for the pattern. Filled with striations of many colors; excellent condition. Mounted on a stretcher measuring 12 1/2" x 13 1/2". Made of wools; circa 1930. Pennsylvania origin.
Circle Hooked Rug: Circa 1930;Pennsylvania
Tumbling Blocks Quilt: Circa 1870; Pennsylvania
  Tumbling Blocks Quilt: Circa 1870; Pennsylvania   $1,585

Exquisitely small scale of the pieces make this Tumbling Blocks Quilt a true gem. Each block measures a mere 1 1/16" to a side. Very good condition; a few small mends are visible upon close inspection. Made of a nice variety of lightweight wools. Backing is cotton; a navy blue frame surrounds a red rectangle. Measures 52" x 72"; Pennsylvania origin. Circa 1870.

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