Vintage Trinkets & Treasures, Made in the USA

Pup Cast Iron Paperweight

Cast Iron Paperweight "Fido" Type Dog

In the great tradition of American cast iron castings and creations!

Regular size, 1 5/8 inches tall; weight, 5 oz.

Pup Paperweight Collector

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1909 Gold Piece

1909 Indian Head Gold, $2.50 Coin
Minted between 1908 and 1929: BLP above 1909 for the coin's designer, Bela Lyon Pratt. This coin design was somewhat different than coins of the time (and those of today) in that the coin's design was pressed into the background, rather than raised up from the background. (Source: http://lynncoins.com/questions-answers/indian-gold-coins-initials.htm).

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Snowman Candles, Set of Three, Vintage

Novelty candles from the 1930s/1940s: set of three

Waving snowmen with tin shovel, 4-1/2" tall

Metal coal shovels (mini); painted coal buttons; painted red cap and mittens

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Gekko American Pottery Covered Dish

Gekko, Covered Dish, American Pottery

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Covered hen dish Indiana Glass

Clear Glass Hen with Red Comb

(5 ½” tall and 6 ¼”)

Large, straight-headed hen by Indiana Glass

Made before the beaded edge was added

Pictured on page 28, “Covered Animal Dishes,” by Everett Grist, ©1998, straight-headed hen by Indiana Glass

Canadian Indian Mailer

Chippewa Papoose Doll, mounted on a feather and hand-painted cardboard/ leather back

mailer from Theo Koerner's Spider Lake

Poem on back: Before this message reaches you from here I must vamoose

A thousand wishes for good luck

I send with this papoose.

Chippewa Papoose Doll Mailer from Canada

Papoose latched to birch

Address notations:

"1973" and "Lillian Wiskur"

Not cancelled

Tag reads in English and French

Marketed through the Dept. Indian Affairs & Northern Dev., Ottawa

Butter Churn by Western manmouth Pottery Company

Western Butter Churn

Monmouth Pottery Company started working in Monmouth, Illinois, in 1892. The pottery made a variety of utilitarian wares. It became part of Western Stoneware Company in 1906. the maple leaf mark was used until 1930.

Nutting Love Letter Box

Vintage, Gold-Tone Document Box for Love Letters - Sold

Inset, on lid is an art print by Nutting in a heart-shaped cutout; on the underside is a mirror inset in the heart-shaped cutout

Nutting Love Letter Box

Frosted Glass Vase with Grapevine Pattern

Frosted glass vase

Vase or urn with embossed grapes, 10 1/2 inches tall: unknown maker

Western Brown Jug by Monmouth Potter Company

Western brown jug

Monmouth Pottery Company started working in Monmouth, Ill., in 1892 and became part of Western Stoneware Company in 1906.

Indian Artifacts Arrowheads

Native American arrowheads, a small scraping tool, and fossilized buffalo teeth (or other ancient creature teeth) discovered in a cave, circa 1956 on the Sac River in Missouri and before the construction of the Stockton Dam. The cave where these artifacts were found is now underwater.

Brevatto Cobalt Decanter

Brevatto Cobalt Train Decanter

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1890 Silver Certificate

1890 Silver Certificate Back

Series M22347748A

Large size Silver Certificates are 7.4218 by 3.125

Small Silver Certificates are 6.14 by .00043

Pictured are President Lincoln (1861-1865) and US Treasurer Frank White

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Whitetail Deer Antlers

White Tail Deer Antlers

Ozark Mountains

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Van Briggle Tulip Bowl, Rasberry

American Pottery

Van Briggle Tulip Bowl, Rasberry

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Van Briggle Pottery Flower Bowl With Leaf Border

Teal, Van Briggle Pottery Vase Bowl

Leaf border, top edge

Van Briggle Pitcher and Bowl

Van Briggle Pitcher and Bowl

Gloss glaze, squash shape

Van Briggle White Matte Glaze, Small Vase

Van Briggle White Matte Glaze, Small Vase

Range Finder for Leica Camera

DeJur-Amsco Auxillary Range Finder for Leica camera

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Wood Charger or kneading bowl

Treenware: 1800s kneading bowl or charger with handles

Measures 23 inches, point to point

14-inch Turned Wood Bowl

Turned wooden bowl; 14" diameter

Turned wooden Bowl Treenware 17-inches

Treenware: large wooden bowl

Turned wooden bowl, 17" diameter, unfinished wood

Michael E. Wilson Duck Decoy

Vintage wood duck decoy by Michael E. Wilson

“Mallard,” signed by the artist, 1981

Michael E. Wilson and Sylvia Wilson established Wilson's Decoys in 1978

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CPR train lamp burner

CPR train lamp burner

Brakeman's hand lamp burner from the Canadian Pacific Railroad

Silver encased pipe

Silver encased pipe

Skeleton keys

Skeleton keys

Jim Beam Political Commemorative Bottles Donkey Elephant

Jim Beam Commemorative Bottles

Donkey and elephant decanters celebrating the 1964 Presidential campaigns of Barry Goldwater and Lyndon B. Johnson

Designed by C. Miller and produced by Genuine Regal China for the James B. Bean Distilling Co.: 12 ½ inches high. Contents: Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, 120 months old

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Syroco Wood Bookends Bulldogs

Syroco Bulldog Bookends, from the 1940s

Made in USA; 6-1/2" tall

Oak Firkin Bucket

Oak firkin bucket

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Rabbit Covered Dish

Rabbit Covered Dish

Red Wing Fondoso Cookie Jar

Red Wing Cookie Jar, Fondoso pattern

The Red Wing Potteries factory began producing the Fondoso line (designer, Belle Kogan) in 1938. The pattern is identified by the swooping leaves. The cookie jar pattern has the swooping leaves on the front, back, and on the lid handle on the backside. “Cookie” is on the front of the cookie jar lid.

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Hull Pink Bow Planter

Hull Pink Bow Knot 6 ½ Flower Pot, mark, B-6

Van Briggle Or Other Vase

American Pottery

Vase by Van Briggle or Other

Abraham Lincold Door Stop

Cast Iron, Abe Lincoln Door Stop

Dimensions: 4 1/2 inches by 6 inches

Leaded Glass Inkwell

Leaded Glass Inkwell, 3" by 3"

Sengbusch Self-Closing Inkstand Co.

Made in U.S.A.:

Milwaukee, Wis.

Pat. Apr. 21 03 Aug. 23 04 Jan. 15 07

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Inkwell Set on Wood Base

Inkwells, leaded glass on wood base

Sengbusch Self-Closing Inkstand Co.

Made in U.S.A.

Milwaukee, Wis.

Pat. Apr. 21 03 Aug. 23 04 Jan. 15 07

Inkwell stand and leaded glass

Union Pacific Kerosene Switchman Torch

Union Pacific Kerosene Switchman Torch

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Vintage Bee Hive Smoker

Vintage Bee hive smoker

Norman Rockwell Plate by Gorham,  Winter- Boy Meets Dog

Norman Rockwell Plate, Gorham 1971

Winter - Boy Meets Dog

1971 Collector's Series by Gorham: As America's best loved artist, Norman rockwell captured the warmth and spirit of this country and its people for all times and generations

 

Norman Rockwell Plate by Gorham,Spring - Adventures Between Adventure

Norman Rockwell Plate, Gorham 1971

Spring - Adventures Between Adventures

Plate diameter, 10-1/2 inches

Selection from the Four Seasons Series for 1958

Norman Rockwell Plate by Gorham, Summer - The Mysterious Malady

Norman Rockwell Plate, Gorham 1971

Summer - The Mysterious Malady

Plate diameter, 10-1/2 inches

Selection from the Four Seasons Series for 1958

Norman Rockwell Plate Fall - Pride of Parenthood

Norman Rockwell Plate, Gorham 1971

Fall - Pride of Parenthood

1971 Limited Edition Gorham

Selection from the Four Seasons Series for 1958

Domed Frame Painting of Original Whitehouse Painting of the original White House in a gilded frame with curved glass, or bubble glass

Elephant Skin Carpet Bag

Elephant Skin Carpet Bag

Elephant Skin Carpet Bag

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Confetti Doll, French Dressed, from a Musical Toy

Confetti Doll, French dressed

Wood and composition

Possibly attached to amusic box originally

Music box plays "I'll Be Seeing You," written in 1938; popular during WWII, and recorded by greats like Frank Sinatra Sold

Garden Implement Wheel

Garden Cart Wheel

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Classic Treadle Sewing Machine

The Singer Manufacturing Company

Mounted in a six-drawer wood cabinet

Primitive Paddles, Wood

Treenware

All Metal Hatchet

All-metal hatchet

Chatillon Scale

Chatillon Scale Sold

Cultivator Plow Shoes

Cultivator Plow Shoes

Bicycle Seat Springs Vintage

Old-Fashioned, Bicycle Seat

Springs, Iron

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wood dye, number g437

Foundry, Cog, Wood Dye G 437: Art Deco

18 cog, 12" wide, walnut base; and a 10-cog reduction hub, made of maple

Brevetatta Starting Pistol

Ready, set, go ...

Vintage, Italian Starting Pistol by Brevetatta

Wood Tool Dyes

Foundry, Cog, Wood Dye

11-cog, walnut, gear die, 14-inch diameter

Wood Dye Cog

Foundry, Cog, Wood Dye

Used for mold making

Wood Dye Cog

Foundry, Cog, Wood Dye

Used for mold making

Fish and Frog Gig

Fish Frog Gig

Trident-Style Fish Frog Gig

Trident-Style Fish Frog Gig
Wood Dye Cogs

Foundry, Cog, Wood Dye

Used for mold making

Wood Dye Cog

Foundry, Cog, Wood Dye

Used for mold making

Fish and Frog Gig

Fish and Frog Gig

Fish and Frog Gig

Fish and Frog Gig

Fish and Frog Gig

Fish and Frog Gig

Fish and Frog Gig

Fish and Frog Gig

Vintage Horseshoe

Lucky Horseshoe

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Vintage Goat Bell

Goat Bell

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Razorback Coke

Railroad Light

Railroad Light

Brass Cow or Ox Bell

Brass Cow or Ox Bell

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Leaf Dish. American Pottery

American Art Pottery, Leaf Dish

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Duck Decoy, Hand Carved and Painted

Custom, Carved Duck Decoy, Hand Painted

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Waltham Pocket Watch

Waltham Pocket Watch

Granite Enamel Ware Coffee Pot

10-inches tall; brown and White

Splatterware or Spongeware

Wood Handle/Flip Top Lid

Copper bottom, wood handle, decorative lid

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Small, blue, enamel coffee pot

Small, peacock blue enamel ware (granite or granitware) coffee pot with a flip-top lid

Stands 5 3/4" tall with a 3 1/4” base diameter

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Granite Ware Milk or Cream Pail

Beckoning back to the farm when there was no middle man - the cream was brought from the cow to the kitchen table!

Wood handle and lid: total height, 7 1/2 inches

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Gray, Granite Ware /Enamel Berry Pail

Described as a child's lunch pail or berry pail

Height, 3 ½ inches

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Gray, Enamel Ware Creamer/Pitcher

Granite Steel Ware Pat. Oct. 9 94, July 21 86

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Remember the Maine decanter

wo Silverplate Candelabras

Rogers Holloware

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1903 Mason's Plate

Imprinted in blue on the back of the plate is a list of the officers in 1903

United States Bicentennial, 1776-1976

Fenton or Anchor Hocking commemorative plage, 8-inches in diameter: blue carnival glass with a scalloped border

U.S. Centennial Commemortive Plate, 11 inches at handles

100 Years Ago

1776-1876 Declaration of Independence"

(On bell)

"Proclaim Liberty Throughout this Land to All the Inhabitants Thereof

New Hampshire, Connecticut, New Jersey, Rhode Island, New York, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Delaware, Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, Georgia, South Carolina

(Pat. Sept. 28, 1875)

LBJ, President Lyndon B. Johnson Novelty, Collectible, Political

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Glass, Paperweight Clock, Octagonal

Made in USA, Peacock Blue

Measures 3 3/4", edge to edge

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Household Folding Bench for Laundry

American Wringer Co.

Mark: A W Co.(stamped inside horseshoe design)

Manufacturer, Woonsocket R.I., U.S.A.

About 40 inches tall and 18 inches; with fold-out rungs for drying clothes

"Dallas" engraved silver souvenir cup by Pairpont

Dallas Souvenir Silver Cup

1902 Pairpont 475 4-plate

Engraved

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Victorian, Souvenir Cordial or Mini Goblet

Inscribed: Dallas Aug. 23, 1902

Top diameter, 2 ¾-inches; height, 3 ¾-inches

Ruby-flash on pressed glass

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Vintage Organdy Christmas Apron

Vintage, organdy Christmas Apron

Red and green rick rack trim

Home-stitched for the holiday season

Oak Piano Stool

Adjustible height, lathe turned

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Measuring Spoons in Flower Pot Vintage

Measuring Spoons & Measuring Spoon Holder by Cardinal China Company

Similar to one pictured in Garage Sale & Flea Market Annual 8th Edition, page 108, without basketweave pot.