Victorian Crazy Doll Quilt: Circa 1890; Maryland   $975.00   
Elegant Crazy Doll Quilt that is much dressier than doll quilts usually are. Handmade lace is an exceptional border for the piece. Embroidery includes nearly every motif typical of Victorian crazy quilts - flowers, fans and butterflies. Better than usual are the chickens, horse and man. Excellent condition. Maryland origin; circa 1890. Professionally framed; measures 23" x 28".       Item #736868
Victorian Crazy Doll Quilt: Circa 1890; Maryland
 
Margot de Taxco Sterling Silver Brooches
 Margot de Taxco Sterling Silver Brooches   $550.00

Brooches by Margot de Taxco; circa 1950. Left - White and soft blue enamel. Excellent condition. Looks equally good worn in any direction. Measures 2 3/4" wide and 1 1/4" tall. Right - Sterling bow with hammered and oxidized ornamentation. Matching earrings available on this site as Item # 597323. Measures 2 3/4" wide and 2" tall.
 

Economy Patch Crib Quilt: Circa 1890; Pennsylvania   $725.00 

Pristine condition Economy Patch Crib Quilt. Diagonal grid gives the piece a lots of movement. Because it is square in size, It would be especially effective if displayed on point. Nice variety of fabrics with an especially unusual one used for the border. Measures 41" square; circa 1890. Pennsylvania origin.
Economy Patch Crib Quilt: Circa 1890; Pennsylvania
 
Salvador Teran Sterling Silver Salt and Pepper Shakers
 Salvador Teran Sterling Silver Salt and Pepper Shakers   $1,800.00

Rare, rare sterling salt and pepper shakers by Salvador Teran. Done with the biomorphic designs for which he is well known. Three dimensional; the swirled designs are actually separate pieces of metal that are soldered with small posts to the body of the shaker. Excellent condition; circa 1960. Measure 2" tall.
 

Cross Roads Crib Quilt: Circa 1880; Pennsylvania   $775.00 

Cross Roads Crib Quilt done with unusual prints in a very sophisticated color palette. Each of the light color fabrics depicts nail heads in red and black. Symmetrically arranged to create the appearance of a grid in the center that seems to be underneath the criss cross of each block. Unwashed condition confirmed on the back by remnants of the paper label from the fabric bolt. Has several light smudges. Measures 42" square; Pennsylvania origin. Circa 1890.
Cross Roads Crib Quilt: Circa 1880; Pennsylvania
 
Fred Davis Silver and Amethyst Brooch
 Fred Davis Silver and Amethyst Brooch   $875.00

Unusual amethyst with sterling brooch by the earliest of Mexican silver designers, Fred Davis. Outer ring of amethysts are cleverly set with a crimped bezel allowing the stones to abut one another. Measures 1 1/2" in diameter. Excellent condition; circa 1950.
 

William Spratling Ebony Salad Servers with Silver   $2,300.00 

One of Spratling's classic salad sets, though not often seen. Rich ebony wood with understated silver dots. Excellent condition. Measure 10 3/8" in length. 1949 - 1956 hallmark.
William Spratling Ebony Salad Servers with Silver
 
William Spratling Sterling and Ebony Butter Dish
 William Spratling Sterling and Ebony Butter Dish   $1,950.00

Exquisite butter dish in sterling and ebony. Wood is inlaid with sterling dots typical of many of Spratling's designs. Excellent condition. Measures 9 1/2" long and 3" wide. Circa 1960.
 

William Spratling Swirled Ribbon Brooch and Earrings   $1,085.00 

Graceful swirled ribbon brooch of silver and copper; matching earrings are all silver. Done in William Spratling's earliest design period - late 1930's - mid 1940's. Pin measures a substantial 3 1/2" long and 2 3/4" wide.
William Spratling Swirled Ribbon Brooch and Earrings
 
Irish Chain Privy Pocket: Circa 1860; Pennsylvania
 Irish Chain Privy Pocket: Circa 1860; Pennsylvania   $685.00

Privy pocket that is extraordinary in several ways. Most wonderful are the graphics; the Irish Chain is set to create striking diamond and X patterns. This is the only privy pocket I have seen that is quilted; usually they are simply pieced like a quilt top.This is also earlier than other with which I am familiar; dates circa 1860. Hanging tabs; binding and one edge show some wear but the body of the piece is in very good condition.Measures 21" square; Pennsylvania origin.

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