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.
DE LAVAL CREAM SEPARATORS OAK PARTS CABINET. VERY RARE! First one we've seen in over 30 years dealing in the collectibles business. Heavily embossed tin front with wonderful cream separator. " AGENCY FOR DE LAVAL CREAM SEPARATORS..THE WORLD'S STANDARD..ONE MILLION IN USE" Tin sign center measures 19" in height X 13" in width and as mentioned is heavily embossed. There are a couple of tiny scratches on it and a couple of tiny rust spots. None serious. Wood cabinet opens to display different compartments and drawers that had held cream separator parts. There are a few actual parts still in the drawers. Total cabinet measures 24" in height X 18" in width withan 11" depth. Guaranteed 100% original. Great cabinet.
DIAMOND DYES CABINET "THE MANSION". Tin made by The American Art Works Cochocton for the Wells & Richardson Co. Burlington Vt. & Montreal Canada. Circa 1911. Wonderful embossed lithographed tin front depicting children playing in front of their mansion. Very minor nicks and scratches. Colors bright and strong. Cabinet also has original tin back panel which is usually missing or painted over. Wood cabinet is all original including finish. The interior is 100% original which is usually missing or altered in 9 out of 10 of these cabinets. The cabinet also has 19 original boxes, some full of the original dye packs. This is very rare and hard to find. One of the most complete cabinets we have ever owned. Great find!
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.
DE LAVAL CREAM SEPARATORS EMBOSSED TIN BROOM HOLDER. Circa 1910. BROOM HOLDER DE LAVAL CREAM SEPARATORS..SAVE $10 TO $15 PER COW, YEARLY..THE WORLD'S STANDARD. THE DE LAVAL SEPARATOR CO. CHICAGO, NEW YORK,SAN FRANCISCO, MONTREAL, WINNEPEG. BRANCHES AND AGENCIES EVERYWHERE. Measures 3 1/2" in diameter. These were slid over the end of new brooms sold in general stores as advertising pieces. most would of been discarded upon sale of broom. Considered scarce. Very good to excellent condition.
DE LAVAL CREAM SEPARATOR CO. TIN DIE CUT 3-D MATCH HOLDER. These were given away in the early 1900's as promotional pieces. Measures 6 1/4" in length X 3 3/4" in width. Printed on it is "DE LAVAL...SAVE $15 PER COW PER YEAR...1,000.000 IN USE..THE DE LAVAL SEPARATOR CO. NEW YORK, CHICAGO,MONTREAL, SAN FRANCISCO, WINNIPEG PAT. JULY 28-08"
DE LAVAL CREAM SEPARATORS TIN TIP TRAY. Circa 1910. Measures 4 3/8" in diameter. Fabulous image of lady in her kitchen using a De Laval machine. Some inside edge wear, minor scratches. Wonderful little tray in decent condition.
ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS OF ALBERTA BRASS PLAQUE. Measures 4 3/4" in diameter. Depicts beaver knawing on a tree and the shield of Alberta. Nicely done.
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...
JOHN LABATT EXTRA OLD STOCK ALE LONDON CANADA BOTTLE AND SERVING TRAY LIGHTER. Measures a mere 2 3/4" in height. Tray is tin (looks like brass) and is 3" in diameter. Bottle lifts off to expose lighter inside. Circa 1950. Excellent condition. Promotional item given out by Labatt Brewery. Lighter made in Germany.
1946 AMI MODEL "A" MOTHER OF ALL PLASTICS JUKEBOX.Just acquired out of a local garage where it has been stored for years.Machine has been professionally cleaned and is in perect working condition.There is one break in the white plastic collar down on the right corner with 2 tiny pieces of plastic missing.This is a large size machine. It measure 66 1/2" in height X 36 1/2" in width X 26" in depth.
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.
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!
GENERAL STORE SEED COUNTER.Circa 1900. Restored and makes a fabulous kitchen island. Measures 45" in length X 30" in width X 35" in height. Has 9 window boxes across the front. We have added asorted candy products for display purposes. These are easily accessible to add or change contents.Back of counter has 4 large storage drawers. Top has been redone with ceramic tiles with a 3" oak trim all around. Fabulous island that would make a great conversation piece for any home. Local pick up only..No shipping.
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 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.
CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAYS SILVER PLATED CONDIMENT SERVER . Missing glass insert. Stamped on bottom Canadian National Railways.. Toronto Silver Plate Co.. Measures 2 3/" in height X 3" in length X 2" in width. Excellent condition just needs a good cleaning.
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 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 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. 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 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.
LARGE SELECTION OF BLUE & GREY AGATEWARE. Coffee pots,pans,cooking pots,pie plates and more.
CAST IRON RADIATOR COVER. Measures 46 1/4" in length X 9" in width X 3" in height. This would of sat on top of an early 1900's cast iron radiator. very detailed casting. Excellent condition. No breaks or cracks. Very scarce.
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.
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.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 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.
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.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.
PAIR OF SODA FOUNTAIN BAR STOOLS.NEW..Measures 24" in height with a 15" diameter. Base plate on bottom for easy installation
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.
MONROE'S SCOTCH WHISKY BRASS & GLASS TIP TRAY. Measures 4 1/4" in diameter. Refreshment Department of the House of Lords James Munro & Son Ltd. Dalwhinnie-Glenlivet Distillery Inverness-Shire Scotland. Excellent original condition.
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.
DEWAR'S SCOTCH WHISKEY COMPOSITION BAR STATUE. Measures 10" in height. Near mint condition. All original.
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.
VINTAGE PFLUEGER SAL-TROUT NO. 1558 FISHING REEL.Measures 5 1/2" in diameter. Made in U.S.A. ..Working condition.
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.
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.
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 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 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
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!
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 standing rabbit. Heavy molded metal measures 14" in length X 9" in width.Excellent condition.
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. 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 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.
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.
HENNESSY chalkware St. Bernard bar statue.c. 1940's. Measures 11" in length X 10 1/2" in height X 3 3/4 in depth. Some paint on chalkware worn. Small chip on one corner.Displays very well.
Ginger Mint Julep Syrup Dispenser. White ceramic barrel shaped dispenser. 14" in height.. Complete with plunger.. No damage.Circa 1920. PRICE:$595.00