Starburst Charm Quilt: Circa 1880; Pennsylvania   $2,800.00   
This pulsating starburst quilt is all the more amazing because it is what is known as a "Charm Quilt," which means no fabric is repeated. Many are similar but when closely examined, it is evident that they are not the same. The maker chose a wonderful group of fabrics including several dogs; birds and cats as well as George Washington. Several show apples but when different parts of the same print are used, makers seem to consider them eligible to be charms. Made in Pennsylvania a the time of... Click for details       Item #1265430
Starburst Charm Quilt: Circa 1880; Pennsylvania
 
Small William Spratling Silver Ladle
 Small William Spratling Silver Ladle   $395.00

Beautiful small silver ladle with an ebony handle by silver master, William Spratling. The inside of the bowl shows the hand hammer marks while the outside is smooth. A side view shows the elegance with which the handle is made. It is wider toward the bottom and tapers at the top.It measures 6 3/4" long; the bowl is 1 7/8" in diameter. There is a tiny indentation on the wood handle close to the bowl; everything else is in perfect condition. 1940's hallmark.
 

Gold Earrings with Emerald and Diamonds   $2600.00 

Substantial size 18 karat gold earrings with three ribs centered with a pear shaped emerald and surrounded by 6 round diamonds. Omega backs. Maker's mark JDI. Measurements are 1" long and 5/8" wide.
Gold Earrings with Emerald and Diamonds
 
William Spratling Earrings: Circa 1960
 William Spratling Earrings: Circa 1960   $1,075.00

These large earrings by silver master William Spratling are most unusual. Oval obsidian discs are below the silver swirl with an obsidian ball on top. They measure 1 1/8" wide x 1 5/8" tall. 1960's hallmark. They are from the widow of silversmith Allan Adler.
 

Light and Dark Log Cabin Quilt: Circa 1870   $1,085.00 

This beautiful jewel toned Light and Dark Log Cabin quilt is made of satins giving it a rich luster. The placement of light and dark makes for a variety of patterns and lots of movement. The quilt consists of a top quilted to a cotton backing. It was not completed and does not have a binding but one could easily be added if desired. Measurements are 64" x 74": circa 1870's.
Light and Dark Log Cabin Quilt: Circa 1870
 
Oval Loops Sterling Silver Necklace
 Oval Loops Sterling Silver Necklace   $395.00

Unusual long sterling silver necklace with two alternating finishes. One is a matte surface and the other is what the maker refers to as "chaotica" as it is an allover irregular pattern. The loops are deeper at one end than the other all of which contributes to its unusual look. It measures 29" long; links are 3/4" wide.
 

Center Medallion Doll Quilt;Ca. 1880; Pennsylvania   $1,085.00 

This Center Medallion or One Patch Doll Quilt begins with fabrics from the 1830's in the center. It works its way to the 1880's in the border and outer frames. The fabrics are all in excellent condition. The quilt is professionally mounted on a stretcher measuring 16 3/4" x 18 3/4". Pennsylvania origin.
Center Medallion Doll Quilt;Ca. 1880; Pennsylvania
 
Eduardo Herrera Oxidized Silver and Tumbaga Necklace
 Eduardo Herrera Oxidized Silver and Tumbaga Necklace   $2,650.00

This extraordinary necklace was made by Mexican architect turned jeweler, Eduardo Herrera. It is made of oxidized 950 silver (higher quality than sterling) and tumbaga. Tumbaga is a pre-Colombian technique used in Mesoamerica and South America to create an alloy of gold with copper. The combination of tumbaga with the blackened silver could not be more striking. Herrera's architectural background is evident in the construction of this necklace with elaborately overlapping graduated size links.... Click for details
 

Pastel Shirting Bars Quilt: Ca. 1920; Pa.   $695.00 

This is a Bars quilt with soft, creamy solid color shirting fabrics. It is nicely framed with a triangle border that repeats the quilting pattern within the Bars.It is in pristine, unwashed condition. Lebanon County, Pennsylvania origin; circa 1920. Measurements are 70" x 84".
Pastel Shirting Bars Quilt: Ca. 1920; Pa.
 
Sterling Silver and Rosewood Long Chain Necklace
 Sterling Silver and Rosewood Long Chain Necklace   $675.00

This long sterling silver and rosewood chain necklace is striking and versatile. It measures 47" in length. It does not have a clasp but is long enough to be doubled over the head. The large links are 1 1/8" x 15/16". Made by hand; designed by Maria Belen.

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