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Antique French Boulangerie Letters Parisian Shop Sign Art
Located in Houston, TX
Truly a beautiful discovery during our recent travels, this is an antique set of Boulangerie large scale shop letters that once hung in a Parisian Boulangerie (where the baguettes of...
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Antique 19th Century French Signs

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Metal

Collection of Eight Antique Wooden Ceremonial Fraternal Masonic Painted Spears
Located in Stamford, CT
Collection of eight antique wooden ceremonial fraternal Masonic painted spears. Used in initiation ceremonies. Highly decorative spears. Measure between 70 to 78 inches in length. H
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Early 20th Century Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Antique Navajo Carpet, Handmade Rug, Brown, Blue, Beige, Taupe Soft Red Color
Located in New York, NY
Navajo rugs and blankets are textiles produced by Navajo people of the four corners area of the United States. Navajo textiles are highly regarded and have been sought after as trade...
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Early 20th Century American Native American Rugs

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Wool

African Tribal Fine Rare Antique Bamileke Bronze Head
Located in London, GB
A fine rare antique Bamileke bronze head A Bamileke bronze head attachment in the form of a royal mask Mounted on a display stand Cameroon 19th century or earlier Measures: Height 14...
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Antique 19th Century Cameroonian Tribal Art

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Wood

African Tribal Antique Zulu Headrest Neck Rest South Africa
Located in London, GB
A fine Zulu head rest South Africa, A fine large Zulu hard wood neck rest, This Zulu neck rest is carved from a single piece of very hard wood with two fluted legs on each size and...
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Antique Late 19th Century South African Tribal Art

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Wood

Large Antique Indo Burmese Carved Bracket Figure, 18th Century
Located in London, GB
A fine antique indo Burmese bracket figure of standing figure in Longhi on a traditional shaped pedestal surmounted by birds, probably from a palace Measures: Height 65 cm, width 1...
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Antique Late 19th Century Indian Tribal Art

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Bronze

Rare antique Mythological Animal Candle holders 18th Century interior design
Located in London, GB
A rare pair of South German brass candleholders superbly modeled as Gothic style mythological hounds with long curling tails tails and heads pointing upwards surmounted by candlehol...
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Antique 17th Century German Sculptures and Carvings

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Brass

Antique Papier Mâche Lion Head Basket on Antler Base, 1880
Located in Berghuelen, DE
A very rare antique paper basket. A lion head made of painted papier mâché mounted on a fallow deer antler base, Austria, circa 1880. Paper lable of the manufacturer Rudolf Brix on t...
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Antique Late 19th Century Austrian Black Forest More Folk Art

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Antler, Paper

Antique Black Forest Folk Art Alpine Gnome Dwarf Wooden Carved Mask, 1930s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
Beautiful black forest Folk Art wood carved mask. This is a wonderful example of black forest carving. This can be used as a Wall decoration or as a wearable mask. Found at an estate...
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Vintage 1930s German Black Forest Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Antique Pictorial Deer Rug
Located in New York, NY
Marvelous Pictorial Russian Karabagh rug with a large sitting deer.
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20th Century Russian Folk Art Russian and Scandinavian Rugs

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Wool

Small Antique Brass Ships Wheel Tabletop Cigar Cutter, circa 1920
Located in Stamford, CT
Small antique brass ships wheel tabletop cigar cutter circa 1920. Hinged base cover opens for disposing the cigar tips. This is part of the personal collection purchased directly, F...
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Mid-20th Century Folk Art Tobacco Accessories

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Brass

Early Antique Andean Colonial Silver Sun Moon Tupu 18th-19th Century Bolivia
Located in London, GB
Antique Andean Colonial silver sun moon TUPU 18th-19th century, Bolivia. A early colonial sun silver moon Tupu. The Tupu is used for fastening a manta or shawl and comes for Pre Co...
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Antique Early 19th Century Bolivian More Folk Art

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Silver

Fine Antique Greek Icon Jesus Saints, 19th Century
Located in London, GB
Fine Greek icon of a saint A fine old Greek Icon on wood board dating from the 18th or early 19th century A very beautiful fine and captivating icon of Jesus, saints, worshipers an...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Greek Paintings

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Wood

  • Fine Antique Greek Icon Jesus Saints, 19th Century
  • Fine Antique Greek Icon Jesus Saints, 19th Century
  • Fine Antique Greek Icon Jesus Saints, 19th Century
  • Fine Antique Greek Icon Jesus Saints, 19th Century
H 14.18 in. W 10.24 in. D 0.79 in.
Fine Large Antique Silver Coral Tribal Necklace Asian Antiques
Located in London, GB
Beautiful old Pashtun silver and coral marriage necklace from Afghanistan A long very finely made necklace of silver beads with finest quality antique red coral with ancient glas...
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Antique Late 19th Century Afghan Tribal Art

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Silver

Superb Antique Nepalese Temple Mask of Hanuman the Monkey God
Located in London, GB
Nepalese temple festival mask of Hanuman the Monkey God A superb very old temple/festival mask of Hanuman the monkey god The smiling monkey god with protruding snout large ears curli...
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Early 20th Century Nepalese Tribal Art

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Wood

19th Century Antique Folk Art Horse Form Tricycle
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Antique Folk Art horse form tricycle with paint decoration having rustic iron frame, wood handles. Condition: One stirrup broken off and included, repair to front leg, flaking paint;...
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Antique 19th Century Folk Art Toys

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Carved Native American Chief Head Advertising Sign
Located in Buenos Aires, Olivos
Antique Folk Art Carved Native American Chief Head Advertising Sign. Folk Art Indian Tobacco / Trade Sign. American, ca 1900´s, painted carved wood with metal hook. A folk art tobac...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Signs

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Ornately Decorated Pyro Two Tiered Accent Table
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This antique Folk Art pyro decorated two tiered table is unsigned, but presumed to have been made in the United States in approximately 1900 in the period Folk Art style. The entire ...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Hand- Painted Wooden Hindeloopen School Box, 1823
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Magnificent and rare Antique Folk Art school box. Striking Dutch design from 1823. Hand-painted in Hindeloopen style. Ultra rare with the image of the Dutch wind mill! Almost 200...
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Antique 1820s Dutch Folk Art Painted Furniture

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Pine

Antique Folk Art Twig Stand
Located in Houston, TX
Antique Folk Art twig stand with original red color upholstered top surrounded by hand carved edge.
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Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Candle Stands

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Bentwood, Velvet

  • Antique Folk Art Twig Stand
  • Antique Folk Art Twig Stand
  • Antique Folk Art Twig Stand
  • Antique Folk Art Twig Stand
H 30 in. W 17 in. D 16 in.
Important Antique Folk Art Carnival Figure of a Macaque
Located in Bridgeport, CT
A hollow finely carved wood macaque figure dressed as a human with short green hair, a blue jacket and yellow slacks. He stands and holds a walking stick in his left hand and crosses...
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Antique 19th Century Folk Art Carnival Art

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Hardwood

Antique Folk Art Cane or Walking Stick with Burl Wood Handle
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This Folk Art cane or walking stick is completely unmarked, but presumed to have been made in the United States in circa 1920 in the Folk Art style. The handle of the cane is a lacqu...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Cane or Walking Stick with Burl Wood Handle
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This Folk Art cane or walking stick is completely unmarked, but presumed to have been made in the United States in circa 1920 in the Folk Art style. The handle of the cane is a lacqu...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art More Folk Art

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Wood

Distinctive Pair of Forged Antique Folk Art Snake Andirons
Located in New York, NY
Wonderful pair of antique Folk Art snake andirons with inset glass eyes. They were blacksmith made of hand-hammered wrought iron. The artist used pieces of railroad rails to build on...
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Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Andirons

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Iron

Antique Folk Art Collection of Six Rag Dolls, circa 1930s
Located in Peabody, MA
Collection of six folk art handmade dolls, all with very unique personalities. The largest (Raggedy Ann) measures 14" long, 8.5" wide, 2.5" thick. The smallest (the whiskered creatur...
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Vintage 1930s American Folk Art Toys

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Fabric

19th Century Eastern European Antique Folk Art Painted Chest
Located in Peabody, MA
A mid-19th century, Eastern European Folk Art painted chest. This Baltic pine coffer was likely decorated as a wedding chest and used to transport a bride’s precious linens, collecte...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Ukrainian Folk Art Painted Furniture

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Pine

Antique Folk Art Landscape Oil Painting on Board with Sheep, Circa 1890
Located in Big Flats, NY
An antique Folk Art landscape oil painting on board depicts stream setting with path and shepherd with sheep, seated in giltwood frame, circa 1890 Measures: overall 17.5" H x 23.7...
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Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Paintings

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Wood, Giltwood

Pair of Antique Folk Art Hand-Carved Wooden Circular Wall Plaques
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This pair of antique folk art carved wall plaques are unsigned, but believed to have originated from Greece in approximately 1920. These circular wall plaques are done with a softwoo...
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Early 20th Century Greek Folk Art Wall-mounted Sculptures

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Softwood

Antique Folk Art Hand Carved 'William Tell' & Boy Wooden Figurative Sculpture
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This Folk Art carved antique sculpture is unsigned, but presumed to have originated from Europe, likely Austria or Germany in the late 19th century in the period realistic style. The...
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Antique Late 19th Century Austrian Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Papier Paper Mâché Mardi Gras Halloween Voodoo Costume Mask
Located in San Diego, CA
Very unique antique handmade folk art papier/paper mâché Mardi Gras/Halloween voodoo costume mask. The mask is handmade and painted by the artist. Signed "Michel" on the inside. Grea...
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Early 20th Century Masks

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Paper

Antique Folk Art Papier Paper Mâché Mardi Gras Halloween Voodoo Costume Mask
Located in San Diego, CA
Very unique antique handmade Folk Art papier/papier mâché Mardi Gras/Halloween voodoo costume mask. The mask is handmade and painted by the artist. Signed "Michel" on the inside. Gre...
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Early 20th Century Masks

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Paper

Antique Folk Art Carved & Painted Cane or Walking Stick with Exotic Bird Handle
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This unique and whimsical Folk Art walking stick is unsigned, but presumed to have been made in the United States in approximately 1930. The handle of this cane has been hand painted...
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Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

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Fruitwood

Antique Folk Art Carved Gesso over Wood and Hand Painted Native Man Statue
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Presumed to date from the late 19th century, this life-sized Folk Art carved and hand painted study depicts a Native man dressed in traditional attire and holding a staff. The artist...
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Antique Early 19th Century American Folk Art Native American Objects

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Softwood, Paint

Antique Folk Art Geese Sconce
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
American Folk Art sheet iron sconce with central candlestick flanked by two geese and a mule shoe mounted to base. Best used as a table centerpiece. Perfect for a farmhouse or ranch,...
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Antique 1890s American Wall Lights and Sconces

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Metal

  • Antique Folk Art Geese Sconce
  • Antique Folk Art Geese Sconce
  • Antique Folk Art Geese Sconce
  • Antique Folk Art Geese Sconce
H 18 in. W 30 in. D 8 in.
Antique Folk Art Wire/Wood Birdcage
Located in Great Barrington, MA
The antique bird house is composed of wire and wood framing and floor. The front facade has an arched center section and side "towers." There are three perches, two of which are deta...
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Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Planters and Jardinieres

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Wood

  • Antique Folk Art Wire/Wood Birdcage
  • Antique Folk Art Wire/Wood Birdcage
  • Antique Folk Art Wire/Wood Birdcage
  • Antique Folk Art Wire/Wood Birdcage
H 17.50 in. W 8.75 in. D 14.75 in.
Antique Folk Art Swedish Rustic Kubbstol
Located in Kramfors, SE
Folk Art rustic Kubbstol from northern Sweden. A Kubbstol is a chair made of a single piece of wood that's been hewn out to form the seat, back and frame. It's a primitive constructi...
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Antique Late 18th Century Swedish Folk Art Chairs

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Pine

  • Antique Folk Art Swedish Rustic Kubbstol
  • Antique Folk Art Swedish Rustic Kubbstol
  • Antique Folk Art Swedish Rustic Kubbstol
  • Antique Folk Art Swedish Rustic Kubbstol
H 28.35 in. W 14.18 in. D 9.85 in.
Antique Folk Art Carved Wooden Sculpture of the 'Old Grand Dad' Whiskey Logo
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This antique Folk Art carved wooden sculpture is initialed on the base, but the artist is unknown. It is presumed this carving was done in the United States in 1945 in a Folk Art sty...
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Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Historical Memorabilia

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Hardwood

Antique Folk Art Painted Playing Card Games Box, 1930
Located in South Burlington, VT
From an old New England collection. Unique find. An attractive one-of-a-kind antique folk art circa 1930 period hand crafted, hand incised and hand painted playing card games b...
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Mid-20th Century American Art Deco Games

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Wood, Pine

Antique Folk Art Hand-Carved Ships
Located in Asbury Park, NJ
Two hand whittled ships with exceptional detail from the early 20th century, found in New Jersey.
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Vintage 1930s American American Craftsman Models and Miniatures

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Wood

  • Antique Folk Art Hand-Carved Ships
  • Antique Folk Art Hand-Carved Ships
  • Antique Folk Art Hand-Carved Ships
  • Antique Folk Art Hand-Carved Ships
H 31 in. W 30.5 in. D 7.5 in.
19th Century Antique folk painted cabinet, 1826
Located in Albignasego, IT
Measures: H.173cm, L.127cm (147 alle cornici), P.50cm (58 alle cornici) H. 68.1 in, W. 50 in (57.8 to the frames), D. 19.6 in (22.8 to the frames) Two-door painted wardrobe with ...
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Antique 1820s Italian Folk Art Wardrobes and Armoires

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Fir

  • 19th Century Antique folk painted cabinet, 1826
  • 19th Century Antique folk painted cabinet, 1826
  • 19th Century Antique folk painted cabinet, 1826
  • 19th Century Antique folk painted cabinet, 1826
H 19.69 in. W 50.01 in. D 68.12 in.
Large Antique Folk Art Dovecote in Gray Paint
Located in Bridgeport, CT
A notable antique Dovecote with a very Architectural presence having good size and in all original condition. Wood painted in pale gray with a cupola at the top with four dormers. Sl...
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Antique Late 19th Century American Folk Art Garden Ornaments

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Wire

Rare Large Antique Folk Art Tin Rabbit Chocolate Mould
Located in Bridgeport, CT
An exceptionally tall standing rabbit hinged tin Mould (probably French or German) for chocolate making. The Bunny wears an apron, carries a basket on his back and stands on a base w...
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Early 20th Century Folk Art Animal Sculptures

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Tin

Antique Carved Folk Art Wooden Wall Hanging Commemorating The Royal Mail
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This large antique folk art hand carved wall hanging is unsigned but presumed to have been made in England in circa 1880 in the Victorian style. The wall sculpture commemorates the R...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Painted Bench with Storage Dated 1913
Located in Round Top, TX
This wonderful pine bench still retains the traditional folk art paint of the era, with simple floral motifs painted on an earth-toned base such as this one. Reflecting decades of us...
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Early 20th Century Hungarian Benches

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Painted Austro-Hungarian Two-Door Standing Wardrobe
Located in Peabody, MA
A Folk Art painted Austro-Hungarian two-door standing wardrobe. The chest itself was likely constructed in the 1700s and presented as a dowry or wedding gift in 1842, as dated on the...
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Antique 18th Century European Folk Art Wardrobes and Armoires

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Painted Spool Display Cabinet Jewelry Keepsake Apothecary
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique two-drawer wooden tabletop spool cabinet, painted over in yellow with a Folk Art design of grapes and peaches. Measure: 17".      
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Early 20th Century Folk Art Decorative Boxes

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Hardwood, Paint

Professional Antique Folk Art Painted Roosters on Old Barn Planks
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Professional Folk Art painted roosters on old barn planks Acrylics By Joseph Dziekan Hartford, CT Size: 8 x 8.5 x 1.
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Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Paintings

Materials

Brass

Andrianna Shamaris Antique Iron Mesh Container
Located in New York, NY
Antique Folk Art from Flores. Handwoven iron mesh container with an hour glass shape. Measures: 10- 22" DIA x 34" high. Andrianna Shamaris, Inc. The Leader In Modern Organic Design™
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Vintage 1920s Primitive Sculptures and Carvings

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Metal, Iron

Antique Folk Art Rosewood Dress Maker's Wooden Ruler with Brass Inlay
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A wonderful antique handmade dress maker's ruler in rosewood with brass inlay. Found in Pennsylvania, this measuring stick was meticulously inlaid with brass nails to mark each in...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Mora Clock Swedish Antique Folk Art Painted, Early 1800s, Gustavian
Located in LONDON, GB
Antique Swedish mora clock from early 1800s Gustavian in possible original folk art paint of great quality showing a folk scene and a good face with lots of detail and nicely shaped ...
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Antique Early 19th Century Swedish Gustavian Grandfather Clocks and Long...

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Wood

Antique Folk Art Boho Orange Painted Woven Wicker Basket w Bentwood Handle
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique woven wicker burnt orange painted bushel basket with rotating bentwood swing handle. Measure: 12".  
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Mid-20th Century Folk Art Decorative Baskets

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Wicker, Bentwood, Paint

Antique Mora Clock Swedish 1800s Antique Folk Art Kurbits Hand Painted
Located in LONDON, GB
Antique Swedish mora clock from the 1800s in lovely Kurbits Folk Art finish with a country style body and a good face. Measures: 105 cm. It has the Classic extended belly of a tra...
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Antique Early 19th Century Swedish Gustavian Grandfather Clocks and Long...

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Wood

Antique Folk Art American Eagle Carved Oak Wall Plaque High Relief Heraldic
Located in Dayton, OH
Antique carved oak plaque in beveled frame of an eagle in high relief. Measures: 21”.   
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20th Century Folk Art Wall-mounted Sculptures

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Oak

Antique Folk Art Palm Frond Wood Occasional Table Tramp Art Tiki Decorative
Located in Sherborne, Dorset
A stunning example of a Folk Art palm frond accent table dating from the early 20th century. The four legs are large palm fronds, flanked by beautiful decorative palm leaves. The top...
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Early 20th Century Unknown Folk Art Side Tables

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Palmwood

Antique Folk Art American Hooked Rug. Size: 4 ft 7 in x 7 ft 5 in
Located in New York, NY
Beautiful Folk Art antique American Hooked rug, country of origin: America, circa 1900 - Size: 4 ft 7 in x 7 ft 5 in (1.4 m x 2.26 m).
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Early 20th Century American American Colonial North and South American Rugs

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Wool

Superb Antique Folk Art Parquetry Casket Styled Writing Box or Lap Desk
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This exquisite antique parquetry writing box or lap desk is unsigned, but presumed to have been made in Canada in approximately 1900 in a Folk Art style. The box itself, including th...
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Early 20th Century Canadian Folk Art Decorative Boxes

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Softwood

Japanese Old Figurine Horse 1860s-1920s/Antique Folk Art Decor Wabisabi
Located in Sammushi, JP
It was found in a relatively wealthy house in Japan. It is made very precisely and reproduces the horse perfectly. It's very rare. It is recommended.
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Paper

Japanese Old Wood Carving Lion Head/Antique Folk Art Figurine Object Wabisabi
Located in Sammushi, JP
This is an item of Japanese culture. Since ancient times, the Japanese have created lion heads and dedicated them to shrines to ward off hunger and plague. Originally it is lacquer...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

Japanese Old Farm Tools 1860s-1920s/Antique Folk Art Contemporary Art Wabisabi
Located in Sammushi, JP
It is a wooden spatula that was in a Japanese private house. It is a tool for mixing something. It is an item from the Meiji era (1860-1920). This is black and beautiful. Why i...
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Antique Late 19th Century Japanese Meiji Antiquities

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Wood

Japanese Old Unfinished Doll 1860s-1920s/Antique Folk Art Buddha Statue Figurine
Located in Sammushi, JP
It is an unfinished Japanese doll made of sawdust solidified on a core wrapped in paper. It seems to be an item from the Meiji era. (1860s-1920s) I think it is a wonderful object t...
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Early 20th Century Japanese Meiji More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture

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Wood

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