Aubrey's Antiques

Nostalgia,Collectibles & Reproduction Pine Furniture


5683 BANK ST, HWY 31.




Clark Dairy Pint Size Milk Bottle

CLARK DAIRY LTD. OTTAWA PINT SIZE SILK SCREEN MILK BOTTLE. Circa 1930-40's. Silk screen image on back is of two children playing teeter-totter and caption reads..." Balanced food...Milk..Clark Dairy". No chips or cracks in glass. Minor scratches in "RY" of DAIRY..Very minor ..Red and blue silkscreen..

Clark Dairy Royal Visit Milk Bottle

1939 CLARK DAIRY LTD. OTTAWA QUART SIZE SILK SCREEN MILK BOTTLE COMMEMORATING THE ROYAL VISIT TO CANADA IN 1939. Red silk screen is in excellent condition. Bottle has no chips,cracks or damage. Beautiful bottle.

Perfection Dairy 1/2 Pint Silk Screened Milk Bottle

PERFECTION DAIRY D.H. LAUZON PROP. HAWKSBURY ONT. 1/2 PINT SILK SCREENED MILK BOTTLE. Circa 1930-40's. Purple silkscreen. Graphics on back show a young child reaching for a bottle of milk the same size as him.  " I drink a quart of milk a day why don't you"... "Je bois une pinte de lait par jour pourquoi pas vous"..Bilingual bottle is in perfect condition no chips, cracks or damage.

Sylvan Lake Creamery Milk Bottle

SYLVAN LAKE CREAMERY QUART SIZE BLUE SILK SCREEN MILK BOTTLE.Circa 1930-1940's. Graphics of a sailboat on a lake. Marked "PASTEURIZED FOR YOUR PROTECTION" No chips, cracks or damage of any kind.

McLarens General Store Coffee Bin

SCARCE McLARENS LADIES DELIGHT LARGE 60 LB COFFEE BIN.These beauties were used in general stores circa 1900. Bin would have sat on floor at general store and measures 27" in height X14" in width X 16" in depth. It has a hinged slanted lid.Wonderful graphics.Paint is wonderful for such a large tin that would have been easily abused by everyday use. Made for McLarens Limited Hamilton. Bin made by McDonald Mfg. Co. Limited Toronto. Bottom is solid with no rust which is usually a problem with these large displays. Hard item to find in this condition.

Canadian Country Store Collectibles Book

CANADIAN COUNTRY STORE COLLECTIBLES 2ND EDITION. (1997) Great 196 page book that is full of pictures and a price quide of Canadian country store collectibles, tin, signs,display cabinets, dispensers and anything else found or used in a general store. There is very little written on Canadian country store items. Bill Hogan & Ed Locke authors.

Planters Peanuts Clipper Jar in Original Planters Box

PLANTERS PEANUTS CLIPPER JAR IN ORIGINAL PLANTERS PEANUTS BOX.  Jar is in mint condition and is embossed "MADE IN CANADA" on bottom. Box is in excellent condition and is stamped GLASS PLANTERS CLIPPER JAR 36-5 CENT BAGS SALTED PEANUTS. There is a box manufacturers stamp on the side of the box indicating it was made in Peterborough Ont. Lid is in excellent (not mint) condition.

Fry's Hot Chocolate Soda Fountain Container

FRY'S HOT CHOCOLATE SODA FOUNTAIN SYRUP CONTAINER. Painted aluminum dispenser is in excellent condition with only a couple of tiny chips in the paint. Circa 1950's. Complete with wire frames and ladle inside.Measures 7" in height with a 7" diameter. Nice Fry's item.

Wood Airplane Propeller

WOOD AIRPLANE PROPELLER. Metal strip on edges appears to be steel and brass tips. Measures 6' in length. There are serial numbers stamped on it near center. Hard to read but look like "17758 TC 671 DESIGN 30-50. Looks like there was a 3 1/2" oval decal  on one blade at one time. Has been refinished at some point in time. Excellent condition.

Cast Iron Cut Away Steam Engine Model

CAST IRON CUT AWAY STEAM ENGINE MODEL. Made in U.S.A. for Central Scientific Co. Chicago ILL. Working model is  15" in length X 5" in height ..when wheel turns it drives piston in cut-away engine.Complete and in working condition..Overall excellent condition.

Orange Crush Flared Advertising Glasses

ORANGE CRUSH T.M. REG. U.S. PAT OFF. FRUIT FLAVORED DRINK FLARED GLASSES. Circa 1930's. Measures 4 7/8" in height with a 2 1/4 opening on top. Silkscreen printing is in excellent condition on all 6 glasses.

PRICE:$240.00 set of 6

Black Forest Bear Carving

BLACK FOREST BEAR CARVING. Measures 18" in height with a base that measures 8 1/2" in width. Extremely fine detail to the fur. Cracks in his front left foot and cracks down front and back. Looks like someone tried to repair him with wood filler in places. Great detail in face. Nice old carving.


Borden's Ice Cream Tin Cone Holder

BORDEN'S ICE CREAM TIN CONE HOLDER. Has a great image of Elsie the cow painted on front. From The Borden Company Limited. Would have been used to carry up to 5 cones. Great overall condition with just tiny nicks and scratches. Scarce Borden's Dairy item. Circa 1940-1950"s. Measures 8" in length X 5 1/2" in width X 4 1/4 in height.

Dress Makers Skirt Marker

DRESS MAKERS OR SEAMSTRESS SKIRT MARKER. Circa 1900. "THE WIZARD SKIRT MARKER FULTON ST. CHICAGO ILL." is stenciled on bottom.Four nicely decorated legs hold a platform a lady would stand on. The adjustable ring is on a rod that raises and lowers to adjust the ring to the proper level they wanted for the length of the skirt. Excellent original condition. Cast iron with brass attachments.

Bronze Charger Willard Paddock Sculpter

BRONZE CHARGER SIGNED WILLARD PADDOCK SCULPTER AUG. 1935 IN LARGE SCRIPT WRITING. Also marked (stamped in block letters) Gorham co. Founders. This piece easily weighs 8-10 lbs or more. Looks like it may have been used under a plant a one time. It will clean up but we will leave it as found in the storage locker it came out of. Nice piece.


Peerless Black Leather Polish Match Holder Striker

PEERLESS BLACK MATCH HOLDER AND STRIKER AMERICAN DRESSING CO. MONTREAL PEERLESS BLACK LEATHER POLISH."Guaranteed High Grade The Shine That Won't Come Off" Box on match holder has in part "Highest Award Paris 1900 Diploma of Honor Glasgow 1901" .Measures  5 1/2" in length X 4 1/4" in width. Circa 1902. Canadian match holder made by MacDonald Mfg. Co. Ltd. Toronto. Shows wear for sure but this is a tin match holder that we have never seen before...



Johann Faber Pencil Store Display

JOHANN FABER WINDUP CLOCKWORK PENCIL STORE DISPLAY IN THE FORM OF A SAILBOAT.Sails are heavy cardboard, mast and body of boat are wood, base is wood, clockwork mechanism appears to be brass, crepe paper used on front of sailboat to give illusion of water. Flag at top is paper. mechanism is tight so I think it is overwound. It is not working but should rock back and forth. Circa 1920's we believe..Some pencils are marked FABER others marked AMERICAN PENCIL CO. NEW YORK.Some minor damage to crepe paper. Balance of this display is great!  Measures 21 3/4" to top of flag with a measurement of 16" in length X 4" in width @base.RARE PENCIL ADVERTISING DISPLAY.


Folk Art Bird House

A colorful carved and painted bird house titled" GRASSHOPPER" by Joe Creek. This pc. plus many other examples of this artist have been displayed in major galleries including The American Folk Art Museum. Measures 9" X 8" X 12 " in length.


Diamond Dyes Shipping Crate or Box

DIAMOND DYES WOOD SHIPPING BOX. Circa 1900. This is the original shipping crate for a large size cabinet like the Maypole or Governess. One side panel replaced otherwise 100% original. Stencils indicate it was sent from Wells & Richardson Co. Limited Montreal P.Q. and shipped to a merchant by the name of L.Z. Magnan in Joliette P.Q. Measures 32" in height X 25" in width X 11 1/4" in depth. A rare box!


Black Diamond Instrument Strings Display Case

BLACK DIAMOND STRINGS TIN COUNTER TOP DISPLAY CABINET. Display case from a music store that held strings for all musical instruments. Circa 1950's. Measures 24" in height X 14 1/2" in width and 10 1/2 in depth. Painted cabinet held guitar strings,mandolin,spanish guitar,hawaiian guitar, tenor banjo and violin strings. Label on inside back doors read "A Guaranteed Product of the National Musical String Co. New Brunswick N.J."  Inside case there is a 3 unused mandolin strings and an empty box for Hawaiian guitar strings. Cabinet has minor nicks and scratches on front with small areas of paint loss on back.


Canadian National Railways Diner Serving Piece

CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAYS CREAMER  Stamped on bottom E.P.N.S. INTERNATIONAL S. CO. CANADA LIMITED.. (silver plated) Measures 4 1/4" in height X 3 3/4" in length X 2 1/2" in width. Excellent condition, just in need of a good cleaning.


Oak 10 Drawer Cabinet

OAK 10 DRAWER CABINET. Refinished in golden oak. Appears to be original brass hardware. Drawers are galvanized steel. Measures 18" in height X 15" in width with an 8" depth. Circa 1900. Excellent condition. Most likely was an apothecary or spice cabinet...


Cream Of Wheat Premium

CREAM OF WHEAT 1950'S CLOTH CUT OUT DOLL. This was a premium given with Cream Of Wheat purchase. Cloth is in excellent condition and colors are bright. Measures 27 1/2" in length X 19 1/2" in width. Instructions for assembly are printed on the cloth.


Soda Fountain Dispenser

SODA FOUNTAIN DISPENSER FROM ESTEL'S TORONTO ONTARIO. Dispenser is comprised of 10 pieces. Estel's was a beverage aerted water & candy company operating between 1922 & 1926 at 138 Pears Avenue toronto. It's president was Ernest W. Lee. They possibly had this dispenser made locally. The brass nickle plated spigotts are marked "The James Morrison Brass Mfg. Co. Ltd. Toronto Ont." The taller stoneware piece measures 26" in height with a base diameter of 15". It has a long stoneware insert that held the ice and kept the water ice cold.The soda bar attendant would pour one of the four flavours, GRAPE/LOGANBERRY/ORANGE OR LEMON in a cup from one side and then add ice cold water from the second unit. The water cooler unit consists of  four pieces lid,water container, ice container inside and base. There is a crack in the base where the cup would be inserted to catch the water. The spigott is there and appears complete but the brass threaded rod that goes through the stoneware wall is broken in two. The rest of the unit is excellent. The second unit consists of a top and four separate flavor stacking sections and a base. There is a hairline crack in the top. There is a manufacturers flaw on the side of the lemon unit. There is a 1" to 1 1/2" chip on the back of the orange unit. The stacking flavor units measure 19" in height and 15" in diameter at the base.The flavors are marked on both sides of the unit. This is a rare and very unique dispenser. We apologise but due to the weight of this dispenser shipping option is not available.


Large Work Sleigh

LARGE WORK SLEIGH. Circa 1920's. Measures 91" in length X 36" in width. This sleigh was found in dry storage and is in excellent overall condition. The box on top is 6' in length X 30" in width and is 6 1/2" in depth. It is still functional as a sleigh or would make a great coffee table.


Diamond Dyes Cabinet

DIAMOND DYES CABINET 1890'S "EVOLUTION OF WOMAN".Measures 29 3/4" in height X 22 1/2" in width X 11 1/4" in depth.Cabinet is missing most of its interior dividers. It has been stripped and refinished with a satin finish.The tin depicts the evolution of a woman starting in the bottom left corner at 7 o'clock where she is a baby and rotating clockwise to 5 o'clock where she is an old lady. There is a diamond in the center with a rainbow of color shining on the figures. It has overall wear. This has always been a tough cabinet to find in good shape. It is priced very reasonably for the condition.


Agateware Or Enamel Ware Selection

LARGE SELECTION OF BLUE & GREY AGATEWARE. Coffee pots,pans,cooking pots,pie plates and more.

Various prices!

Mickey Mouse Tooth Brush Holder

RARE 1930'S MICKEY MOUSE TOOTH BRUSH HOLDER. There is a stock number 8368 stamped on one foot.Made in Germany. There is crazing throughout the white bisque. There is a tiny pin head chip on one of the bottom baskets that hold the tooth brush. Very tiny. Measures 6" in height X 3 1/2" in width. A very scarce tooth brush holder.


Celluloid Pocket Mirror

FREAR'S DRY GOODS STORE TROY N.Y CELLULOID POCKET MIRROR. Measures 2 3/4" in length X 2" in width. Very minor wear. No foxing. Original mirror.


Diecut Folding Valentine in 3-D

DIECUT FOLDING VALENTINE IN 3-D.Young boy flying airplane. Zepplin in air (tail piece broken off of zepplin) Dog and flowers on bottom level. Boy and girl in archways. Printed in Germany. Circa 1920's. Measures 9 1/2" in height X 6" in width X 2 1/2" in depth. Minor nicks.PRICE:$75.00

Diecut Valentine with Cherubs & Doves in 3-D

DIECUT VALENTINE WITH CHERUBS AND DOVES IN 3-D. Measures 6 1/4" in height X 4 1/4" in width X 2 1/2" in depth. One minor tear but no missing pieces.Circa 1920's.


Greyhound Dog Bookend

Heavy cast metal (iron?) greyhound dog. Probably a bookend. Mounted on walnut base. Measures 7" in height X 7 3/4" in length. Dog is nickle plated. Circa 1930's. Excellent condition.


Antique Wooden Telephone Booth

ANTIQUE WOODEN TELEPHONE BOOTH.Circa 1920's. Measures 7' in height X 30 1/2" in depth and width. Has all its original tin pebbled interior.Does not have a phone or seat in it but the evidence of there being there is obvious. Accordion style door works perfectly. I believe the wood is maple. The original finish has been stripped off leaving it ready to be refinished to your taste. Excellent overall condition.


Soda Fountain Stools

PAIR OF SODA FOUNTAIN BAR STOOLS.NEW..Measures 24" in height with a 15" diameter. Base plate on bottom for easy installation

PRICE:$75.00 each

Post Cards of All Kinds

POSTCARDS,POSTCARDS,POSTCARDS. We have approx. 10,000 postcards in stock. Stop in and check out our large selection. We do take these to some of our many shows so please email or call before traveling to the shop or shows we do  to be certain they are  available.


King Edward Hotel Toronto Calendar

KING EDWARD HOTEL TORONTO CANADA SOUVENIR PERPETUAL CALENDAR. Circa 1920. Measures 4 1/2" in length X 2 1/2" in width.Embossed metal face pictures the King Edward surrounded by roses. All months date pads are intact.Missing the small fold out easel on back. Neat early hotel/Toronto piece.


Comet Shotshells Box

COMET XL 12 GA SHOTSHELLS CARDBOARD BOX. From XL Explosives Ltd. Hawksburg, Ont. Mint Condition. Measurs 4 1/4" in height X 4" in width X 2 1/2" in depth. Have 10 available.

PRICE:$28.00 each























Vintage Pflueger Fishing Reel

VINTAGE PFLUEGER SAL-TROUT NO. 1558 FISHING REEL.Measures 5 1/2" in diameter. Made in U.S.A. ..Working condition.






















Stained Glass Window

NICE SMALL SIZE CIRCA 1920'S STAINED GLASS WINDOWS. Measures 23 1/4" in length X 15 1/4" in width. Great small size. All original.

Only 1 available.


Advertising Watch Fob

P&H QUALITY SERVICE WATCH FOB WITH STRAP.  Measures 1 5/8" in length X 1 1/2" in height. Harnischfeger Corporation Milwaukee Wisconsin.


Power Shovels & Cranes, Truck Cranes, Overhead Electric Cranes, Electric Hoists, Soil Stabilizers, El Loaders, Welding Equipment, Diesel Engines, Prefabricated Homes. Nickel plated brass with some wear.























Advertising Watch Fob

BUCYRUS ERIE WATCH FOB & STRAP. Measures 1 1/2" in length X 1 5/8" in width. Made by Metal Arts Co. Roch. N.Y.

































Halloween Black Cat Lantern

HALLOWEEN DECORATION. BLACK CAT LANTERN. Measures 8" in length X 6 1/2" in width X 4" in depth. Scowling cat on one side , smiling cat on reverse. Recently found in the attic of an old general store. c. 1940's


Halloween Jack-O-Lantern

HALLOWEEN DECORATION JACK-O-LANTERN. Measures 7" in diameter X 6" in height. Recently found in  the attic of an old general store. One eye and the mouth has old tape repairs. Overall nice condition. c.1940's








Antenna Ceramic Boats 1950's

1950's CABIN CRUISER T.V. ANTENNA BOATS. Measures 14 1/2" in lenght X 6" in width. One black and one mint green ceramic. Found in an old RCA store that recently closed. Great 1950's collectible. Excellent condition. No chips or cracks. Both came with original antenna wires.Very unusual item!

PRICE:$225.00 each



Gilchrist Ice Cream Scoop

GILCHRIST No.31 Vintage Ice Cream Scoop. Nickle plated brass.Nickle plate has worn through to brass in some areas. Wooden handle. c. 1930's. Clean working condition. Measures 11" in length.


Chocolate Mold Rabbit

Chocolate mold standing rabbit. Heavy molded metal measures 14" in length X 9" in width.Excellent condition.


































RIT Country Store Dye Cabinet

RIT COUNTRY STORE DYE CABINET. C1900.Wood grain tin cabinet with wood base & drawers. Measures 16" in height X 14" in widht X 11" in depth.Light overall wear. Displays very nicely.

























Clown Figural Pencil Sharpener & Magnifying Glass

CLOWN FIGURAL PENCIL SHARPENER & MAGNIFYING GLASS. Magnifier is "DRUM" and pencil sharpener is "BASE". Paint is in very good condition. Measures 2 1/2" in height X 1 1/4" in width. Made of white metal. circa 1950's.


Cast Iron Door Knocker

Cast Iron Door Knocker in form of Flower Basket.Paint is 100% original. No breaks or damage to casting.I believe this was made by Hubley.Has the number "13" stamped on back. c1930's.Guaranteed old and original.Measures 4"in height X 3" in width.


























PLANTERS PEANUTS jar with tin lid. c.1940's. Rim of jar has a couple of very teany edge chips. Tin lid shows some wear. Neat original jar. Measures 10" in height X 9" in length X 5" in width.





























Tomato Scale

Great old cast iron lollipop tomato scale.Made in Canada by Canadian Scale Co. Ltd. Toronto. Measures 50" in height. Lollipop dial measure 10" in diameter. 100lb. capacity. Working perfectly.


Victorian Hall Lamp

Beautiful victorian hall lamp. Complete with font and chimney and in working condition.Intricate brass frame with amber glass inserts.Measures 28" overall.. with 10 1/2" glass panels.circa 1900. PRICE:$495.00