Red Beehive turned bowl in original red surface.
Great patina, c 1780-1820
Thin walled, lipped and footed displaying strong tooling. No cracks.
11.75” x 11.5” x 4.25”
Dolly Dawes, Windsor, Berkshire County MA. Sampler
Vibrant New England sampler worked by Dolly Dawes in 1819. Dolly was born in July 1806 in
Windsor, east of the NY border.
The sampler features navy blue highlights, a fully formed basket with folky birds in the background
and green surrounding done in queen stitch.
A deep navy sawtooth border on all four sides frames the piece. It is silk on linen in excellent
condition, in a period figured maple frame. Professionally conserved.
“The soften’d heart the soul refin’d Superior happiness”
Woven Splint Feather Basket
with lid and double handles, apple green.
Great condition, original paint
(21 inches by 14 inches)
Oak Splint Basket,
Original Blue, Red Handle
Minor imperfections to one corner
(14 inches by 21 inches to top of handle)
Double Sided Gameboard
Bright and vibrant (22.75 inches by 22.75 inches)
Sampler, Adam and Eve, Jane Gardner
Tolland, Connecticut, 1840
Done in cross stitch. Very good condition.
Dimensions: 17 by 18”.
Grain Painted Pipe Stand with Drawer
Pegged and dovetailed construction. Complete with brass pipe tamper that hangs from a redware knob on dovetailed drawer.
Dimensions: 21 by 15".
Sampler, Elizabeth Lindy
Silk on gauze
Lovely example of stitchery. Very good condition.
Dimensions: 19 by 19” frame, 16 by 16” sight-size.
Landscape Painting, Mountain and Castle
By Thomas Chambers
New York, Circa 1833 to 1860
Rythmic shapes, strong contours and bold colors. Tiny puncture at the lower right was expertly restored. Gilt frame is period but not original.
Dimensions: 27 by 21” frame, 23 by 17” sight-size.
Tin Candlemold, Twelve Tubes, Crimped Top and Bottom with Folded Handle
Very good condition.
Dimensions: 10.5” H.
Canton Sugar, Lidded, Double Strap Handles
The lid has a berry finial. The piece remains in fine condition.
Dimensions: 6” H.
Sampler, Cross Stitch
The central urn is flanked by sheep, anchors and flowers. The sampler is colorful and in good condition.
Dimensions: 20 by 25” frame, 12 by 16” sight-size.
Bennington Book Flask
Dimensions: 5.5" H, 4.25" W, by 2 1/3" D.
Chest, Four Drawer
South Shore, Massachusetts, Circa 1800
Butternut and white pine
The generously overhung rectangular top with molded edge over a conforming case with four long-drawers...each with beaded molding. The case raised on tall, nicely shaped applied bracket feet. Although not original, the brasses are appropriate and are in the original holes; there is an early repair to one rear foot with all else being fine.
(Top measures: 20 5/8 by 42"; case measures 38 5/8" wide by 19" deep; height: 36.25".)
Needlework, Sampler, Anna Elizabeth Hoke
Measures 16.25 by 12".
Previous Offerings or Gone to New Homes
Marcia Noble Sampler
New Milford, CT, 1818
Cream colored silk lettering on blue-green linsey background. It has been enhanced by the addition of a lock of her hair.
Very good condition. (Frame: 16 inches by 12.75 inches; sight: 13 inches by 10 inches)
MH2-27 - SOLD
Needlework Table Cloth
Mid 19th Century
Professionally framed - SOLD
Dimensions: 45.5 by 25.75” frame, 45 1/8 by 22.25” sight-size.
MH2-19 - SOLD