Lone Star Doll Quilt: Circa 1880; Pennsylvania   $485.00   
This Lone Star (aka Texas Star or Star of Bethlehem) doll quilt is a terrific miniature. Rarely does one see a small one in this pattern. The quilt measures 23 1/2 inches square. Because it is square, it would look especially good if hung on point. It is well quilted with floral medallions in the corners around the Star; cable in the pink border and diagonal lines in the outer border. The front is in spotless condition. There are scattered small orange spots on the back that do not show... Click for details       Item #1424236
Lone Star Doll Quilt: Circa 1880; Pennsylvania
 
Fred Davis Oversize Sterling and Amethyst Necklace
 Fred Davis Oversize Sterling and Amethyst Necklace   $4,200.00

This silver and amethyst circles necklace by Fred Davis is one of his iconic designs. What makes this example stand out is the exceptional size. It is much larger than the standard. Each round disc is 1 1/2 inches in diameter making for a very dramatic and imposing necklace. It is 23 1/2 inches in length. The necklace was made in the 1940's. The work of Fred Davis is included in the collection of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and has been written about extensively by scholar Penny... Click for details
 

Pennsylvania Album Quilt: Circa 1860   $24,000.00 

Signed Album Quilt combining traditional with whimsical blocks. At first glance, one does not recognize that it is laid out symmetrically with the same blocks in each corner and middle outer blocks. The center panel with appliqued hearts in hands and arrows has many inked signatures that include the names: John Boyer; Sarah Russell;Henry Pressel; Edgar P Newman; Mary A Proud George Carson and Rozanne Evans. Every block has at least one inked name. Some of them have been located in and around... Click for details
Pennsylvania Album Quilt: Circa 1860
 
Hector Aguilar Large Silver Armadillo Belt Buckle
 Hector Aguilar Large Silver Armadillo Belt Buckle   $1,695.00

This unusually large Armadillo belt buckle by Hector Aguilar would suit a man or woman equally well. It measures 5 9/16" in width and 2 9/16" in height. It consists of five sterling silver plaques that are held together by rivets that allow for flexibility. The buckle is accompanied by a custom made leather strap that is not original. It measures 29 1/2 inches in wearable length. The strap widens to 3 3/8" at the back. The buckle can accommodate any strap up to 1 3/8 inches in width. Aguilar... Click for details
 

Hector Aguilar Silver and Onyx Cuff Bracelet   $1,800.00 

Unusual cuff bracelet by silver master, Hector Aguilar. The bracelet alternates five cabochon onyx stones with stylized silver X's. The X's, as well as the rope banding on top and bottom, are oxidized to carry through the black of the onyx stones. The bracelet is 1 9/16" from front to back. It has an inner circumference of 6 1/4" with an opening of one inch. A capable jeweler can compress or expand the size to fit many size wrists on a woman or man. Hallmark dates to the 1940's. Aguilar's work... Click for details
Hector Aguilar Silver and Onyx Cuff Bracelet
 
Blazing Star Quilt: Circa 1860; Pennsylvania
 Blazing Star Quilt: Circa 1860; Pennsylvania   $2400.00

This star variation quilt comes closest to the patterns known as Blazing Star; Mother's Delight and Northern Lights. Regardless of the name, the use of two different length diamonds creates a pattern much like a compass. The quilt is in pristine, un-used condition. The green blocks are quilted with feathered wreaths. The border is a floral chintz with the glaze fully intact. The backing is a stunning blue and brown print. The quilt can be reversed to this side to have two very different,... Click for details
 

Adam and Evin the Garden of Eden Quilt: Circa 1830's; Vermont   $18,500.00 

This unique quilt depicting Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden is a folk art masterpiece. It was made in Vermont in the 1830's by a member of the Sinclair family. The center of the quilt portrays Creation with the sun surrounded by four phases of the moon. Below the center circle is shown Eve picking the forbidden fruit with a snake rearing its threatening head. To the right we see Eve giving the apple to Adam. At the top, Adam and Eve are driven from the Garden of Eden. An article by Gerald... Click for details
Adam and Evin the Garden of Eden Quilt: Circa 1830's; Vermont
 
Robbing Peter to Pay Paul Quilt: Circa 1850; New York
 Robbing Peter to Pay Paul Quilt: Circa 1850; New York   $1,425.00

This terrific positive/ negative quilt pattern goes by both the names of Robbing Peter to Pay Paul and Orange Peel. It is made with two deep indigo fabrics both of which have orange printed patterns.The entire quilt is the same fabric with the exception of one end which was used to distinguish the side meant for the top of the bed. It is nicely quilted with four lobed flowers in the large white areas. The quilt has been professionally laundered and is in excellent condition. Measurements are... Click for details
 

Sampler Crib Quilt: Circa 1880's; Pennsylvania   $4,000.00 

One does not often find full size 19th century sampler quilts but those made in the 19th century are as scarce as hen's teeth. The nine blocks of this fine example are beautifully set off on a solid red ground. It is very well pieced. The border has a cable quilting pattern and double straight lines throughout the sashing. The quilt is in excellent, unwashed condition. There is a spot about the size of a pea on one of the bars of the Joseph's Coat block but nothing else to mention. The backing... Click for details
Sampler Crib Quilt: Circa 1880's; Pennsylvania
 
Patricia Von Musulin Sterling Silver  Earrings
 Patricia Von Musulin Sterling Silver Earrings   $450.00

Both pairs of sterling silver earrings are by New York designer, Patricia Von Musulin. Earrings on the top have a hammered finish on the larger part of the swirl and smooth on top. They measure 3/4” x 1”. Clip backs can be converted to posts. The bottom pair has a gloss finish throughout. They measure 5/8” x 1”. Clip backs can also be converted to posts. Both pairs of earrings are in excellent condition. They were made circa 2000. Von Musulin’s work is in the permanent... Click for details

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