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Odd Fellows or Free Masons Ceremonial Lodge Candle Holders Star Heart Anchor
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Fantastic lodge symbol candleholders. Brass and iron. Possibly one of a kind. Heart, anchor and star symbols. Really great look and functional. Measures: Heart 15" x 19.5 x 2 Ancho...
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20th Century North American Folk Art More Folk Art

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Brass

Decorative Wood Carved Tramp Art Keepsake Box or Sailors Valentine with Heart
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
A superb Folk Art sailors valentine Tramp Art keepsake box. Wide in form, this beautiful Primitive wood carved box features the letters S and M with a heart between on both sides. Tw...
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Antique 19th Century English Folk Art Antiquities

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Metal

Lead with the Heart, Carved porcelain
By Alex Hodge
Located in Miami, FL
Lead with the heart Carved Porcelain One of a kind Her poetic porcelain plates examine and reimagine the history of art in a way that values women, not only in body, but in wholene...
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2010s American Other Ceramics

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Porcelain

  • Lead with the Heart, Carved porcelain
  • Lead with the Heart, Carved porcelain
  • Lead with the Heart, Carved porcelain
  • Lead with the Heart, Carved porcelain
H 16 in. W 12 in. D .5 in.
Provincial Byzantine Stone Mosaic of the Madonna and the Sacred Heart Life-Size
Located in Rochester, NY
Provincial Byzantine style stone mosaic of the Madonna and the Sacred Heart. Life-size, circa mid-20th century.
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Mid-20th Century Greco Roman Paintings

Materials

Stone

Folk-Heart Table
Located in New York, NY
A stunning Folk Art table favored by sinuous lines standing sprightly on shapely curving legs to front and back, notable for an elaborate apron featuring a heart-shaped silhouette. T...
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Antique Early 18th Century English George II Side Tables

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Oak

  • Folk-Heart Table
  • Folk-Heart Table
  • Folk-Heart Table
  • Folk-Heart Table
H 29.5 in. W 31.5 in. D 18 in.
Nepal Himalayan Butter Churn Handle, Early 20th Century with Heart
Located in Point Richmond, CA
An old carved wood Nepal, North India or other Himalayan culture butter churn handle called a ghurra. Created in the early 20th century. The handle with braided columns rising to a h...
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Early 20th Century Nepalese Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

Early 19th Century Original Paint Decorated Dutchy Heart Piano Stool
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This early Pennsylvania dutch 19thc decorated piano stool has a girl & floral details with in a heart design . The form of the stool is Victorian with cast iron feet with a glass bal...
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Antique 19th Century American Painted Furniture

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Iron

19th Century all Original Reverse Painted Gameboard with Hearts from Arkansas
By American Airlines
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This amazing 19th century reverse painted gameboard is stamped Arkansas and retains its original painted frame. The back is painted black and wired for hanging. The board is painted ...
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Antique 1880s American Country Game Boards

Materials

Glass

Stephen JM Palmer Sacred Heart My Mother My Confidence Outsider Art Painting
Located in Santa Monica, CA
This vibrant gouache painting was done by obsessive outsider artist Stephen JM Palmer (1882-1965) sometime between 1955 and 1965. Palmer was a farm laborer and logger in rural Wi...
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Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art

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Paper

Franklin D. Roosevelt 1936 Campaign Poster: "The Man with a Heart..."
Located in York County, PA
“THE MAN WITH A HEART, THE PARTY WITH A SOUL”: FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT POSTER, MADE FOR HIS 1936 PRESIDENTIAL RUN, THE BEST OF ALL KNOWN EXAMPLES ACROSS ALL FOUR OF THE FDR CAMPAIGNS, ...
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Vintage 1930s American Political and Patriotic Memorabilia

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Paper

Stool Fruitwood Treen Heart Love Minature Folk Vernacular Commemorative Child's
Located in Eversholt, Bedfordshire
- Charming piece of folk, vernacular, country furniture oozing character. - It was most likely intended as a love token or to commemorate a child as there is not much wear on the un...
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Antique 1780s English Folk Art Stools

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Fruitwood

18th Century Folk Art Shelf With Heart And Pineapple Carvings
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Beautiful folk art "Love" Shelf. An old tradition where the man had to make a gift for the fiancee, mostly the items were made in wood with birds or hearts and painted nicely.
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Antique Late 18th Century Danish Folk Art Shelves

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Wood

19th Century Hand Carved Walnut Folk Art Stool with Heart Cut Outs
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This exceptional handcrafted and carved walnut presentation stool was acquired from an estate in Maine. An outstanding example of early Americana craftsmanship, this piece shows ext...
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Antique 19th Century American Stools

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Walnut

"Whimsical Hearts" Marilee Hall
By Marilee Hall
Located in Cookeville, TN
Everyone needs hearts in their home! This is a colorful bowl of yellow, orange, red and green with hearts flowing over the surface. Green vines twine amongst the hearts. The bowl is ...
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20th Century American Folk Art Ceramics

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Clay, Clay

  • "Whimsical Hearts" Marilee Hall
  • "Whimsical Hearts" Marilee Hall
  • "Whimsical Hearts" Marilee Hall
  • "Whimsical Hearts" Marilee Hall
H 4.88 in. W 13.63 in. D 11 in.
Mexican Burnished Clay Romance Torso Heart Couple Statue Contemporary Oaxaca
Located in Queretaro, Queretaro
Lovers Torso, a contemporary rustic Mexican sculpture by Manuel David Reyes. This soft piece is one-of-a-kind, made with clay and natural pigments from the Mixtec region in Oaxaca.
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2010s Mexican Folk Art Figurative Sculptures

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Clay, Ceramic

19th Century Rare New England Brass Wall Bracket with Hearts & Stars
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Early 19th century brass wall bracket from New England. This fantastic folky wall hanger could be used to display leather fire buckets or other American objects. This wonderful as fo...
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Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Wall Brackets

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Brass

Large Iron Round Chandelier with Eight Candles, Hearts and Scroll Detail
Located in Carmel, CA
Unusual birdcage shaped iron chandelier with eight candles. Heart and scroll motif repeated overall. The scale is perfect for a vaulted ceiling.
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Early 20th Century French Folk Art Chandeliers and Pendants

Materials

Iron

Folk Art Heart Wrought Iron Door Mat
Located in Essex, MA
A charming wrought iron door mat (or wonderful wall decoration) made of interlaced hearts in wrought iron.
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Antique 19th Century American More Folk Art

Materials

Wrought Iron

Rare 18th Century Folk Art Dough Scraper Food Chopper with Pierced Heart
Located in Wiscasset, ME
Rare 18th century Folk Art dough scraper food chopper probably from Pennsylvania, great patina.
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Antique 1780s American Folk Art More Folk Art

Cast Iron Heart Windmill Weight
Located in New York, NY
The cast iron heart wight would have been attached to the tail of a large farm windmill as a counterweight to balance the large propeller. This form is quite rare as most of the weig...
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Antique 19th Century American Folk Art More Folk Art

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Iron

  • Cast Iron Heart Windmill Weight
  • Cast Iron Heart Windmill Weight
  • Cast Iron Heart Windmill Weight
  • Cast Iron Heart Windmill Weight
H 10 in. W 9 in. D 2 in.
Folk Art Wood Hand with Heart
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Carved wood hand with heart in it's palm. Original painted finish.
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20th Century American Sculptures and Carvings

  • Folk Art Wood Hand with Heart
  • Folk Art Wood Hand with Heart
  • Folk Art Wood Hand with Heart
  • Folk Art Wood Hand with Heart
H 12 in. W 7.5 in. D 5.5 in.
A Fine Heart-shaped Lover's Eye Portrait Miniature
Located in Downingtown, PA
The miniature depicts a woman's left eye within a crescent-shaped opening in a rose gold heart-shaped broach locket. Provenance: Private American Collection, with D S Lavender ...
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Antique 19th Century British Regency More Folk Art

The Heart Of The Home Iron Stove Door
Located in New York, NY
Cast iron heart shaped early American stove door that hinged open from the top. The open center heart shaped vent would have had an inner closure that would allow controlling the dra...
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Antique 19th Century More Folk Art

Materials

Iron

  • The Heart Of The Home Iron Stove Door
  • The Heart Of The Home Iron Stove Door
  • The Heart Of The Home Iron Stove Door
  • The Heart Of The Home Iron Stove Door
H 8 in. W 8 in. D 1.5 in.
Tiny Folk Art Mirror with 4 Hearts
Located in Seattle, WA
much better in person- charming little folk art mirror adorned with 4 moveable hearts.
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Early 20th Century American Outsider and Self Taught Art

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Wood, Glass

  • Tiny Folk Art Mirror with 4 Hearts
  • Tiny Folk Art Mirror with 4 Hearts
  • Tiny Folk Art Mirror with 4 Hearts
  • Tiny Folk Art Mirror with 4 Hearts
H 8 in. W 5.5 in. D 1.5 in.
19thc String Of Bells On Leather W/ Heart Medal In The Center
Located in Los Angeles, CA
GREAT BELLS FOR ON A DOOR WITH THE ORIGINAL RING AT THE TOP FOR HANGING.THESE BELLS ARE FROM PENNSYLVANIA AND ARE FREQUENTLY USED AS SLEIGH BELLS.GREAT FOR THE HOLIDAYS.THESE BELLS A...
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Antique 19th Century American More Folk Art

Early 18th Century Hand Forged Iron Monumental Hanging Heart Shaped Lock
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This large or oversize hand decorated and hand forged heart shaped wall or door lock has the original key and is in great condition. Great early hand made folk art for a wall or just...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier American More Folk Art

Materials

Iron

Neon Love Heart
Located in London, GB
A pink neon wall-mounted heart sign. Available to view at Brunswick House, London. Height 90cm, projection from wall 105cm, width 20cm.
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Early 2000s European Modern Signs

  • Neon Love Heart
  • Neon Love Heart
  • Neon Love Heart
  • Neon Love Heart
H 35.44 in. W 7.88 in. D 41.34 in.
Hearts and Gizzards Quilt
Located in Darnestown, MD
This Mennonite Hearts and Gizzards quilt is made with a rich combination of colors. It is black with what can best be described as a rosy terra cotta. Embroidered stitching in white ...
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Antique Late 19th Century American Quilts

Materials

Cotton

Collection of Painted Human Heart Studies
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Amazing collection of painted studies of the human heart. Purchased from a retired school teacher that taught in a one room school house near Iowa City, IA. She said she acquired t...
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Antique 19th Century American Paintings

  • Collection of Painted Human Heart Studies
  • Collection of Painted Human Heart Studies
  • Collection of Painted Human Heart Studies
  • Collection of Painted Human Heart Studies
H 28.75 in. W 21 in. D 1.5 in.
Cast Iron Stove Door with Hinged Heart
Located in New York, NY
A swing open stove door with a smaller vent door with a heart shape and a smaller slide open vent. The heart door has raised letters HEART OF THE HOME which was very much the case i...
Category

Early 20th Century American Primitive Primitives

Materials

Iron

  • Cast Iron Stove Door with Hinged Heart
  • Cast Iron Stove Door with Hinged Heart
  • Cast Iron Stove Door with Hinged Heart
  • Cast Iron Stove Door with Hinged Heart
H 13 in. W 28 in. D 5.5 in.
Silver Heart Hemidrachm from Kyrene, 490 BC
Located in London, GB
"They say that silphium came up in Libya after a thick and pitch-like rain and that the present forest came from another cause; indeed, it did not exist before." Theophrastus (371-28...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Classical Greek Antiquities

Materials

Silver

I Heart Shoes
Located in Seattle, WA
little folk art carving of pair high heeled pumps on a heart .
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Vintage 1930s Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art

Materials

Wood

  • I Heart Shoes
  • I Heart Shoes
  • I Heart Shoes
  • I Heart Shoes
H 3 in. Dm 5.5 in.
Ancient Egyptian New Kingdom Heart Amulet, 1550 BC
Located in London, GB
In Ancient Egypt, the heart was the seat of emotion, character and memory. At the final reckoning in the Book of the Dead, the heart took centre-stage, being asked to account for all...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Antiquities

Folky Heart Twig Side Table w/Original Bark Covering
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Folky heart shaped side table from a cabin in the mid west.This side table is rustic yet durable and sturdy.Great to put with a twig setee or old hickory furniture. The folky heart m...
Category

Vintage 1930s American Primitives

Materials

Twig, Hickory

1930's Hearts Applique Quilt- From The State Of Maine
Located in Los Angeles, CA
WONDERFUL MULTIPLE RED HEARTS APPLIQUE QUILT FROM MAINE IN GREAT CONDITION.THIS RED ,WHITE & BLUE QUILT HAS GOOD HEART QUILTING THROUGHOUT.THE QUILTS BINDING IS ABOUT THREE INCHES WI...
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Vintage 1930s American Quilts

Materials

Cotton

Carnival Midway Heart Ring Toss
Located in Santa Monica, CA
Crudely cut and painted in red, yellow, and blue, these doweled hearts fit into black painted boards and were used for a ring toss game in a mid-century Midwestern carnival. Some of ...
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Vintage 1950s American Carnival Art

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Wood

  • Carnival Midway Heart Ring Toss
  • Carnival Midway Heart Ring Toss
  • Carnival Midway Heart Ring Toss
  • Carnival Midway Heart Ring Toss
H 12.5 in. W 22 in. D 1.5 in.
HOOKED RUG WITH HEARTS AND TWO BLACK CATS, 1940-50
Located in York County, PA
Late but great, this ca 1940-1950 American hooked rug features two black cats with red bows, in mirror images poses, flanked by four red hearts, one in each corner. This is surrounde...
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20th Century American Rugs

Fantastic 19thc Brass Sleigh or Door Bells With Brass Heart
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Amazing 19thc brass sleigh or door bells with a brass tack of a heart in the center of the leather strap. This is a graduated set of bells on the original leather strap. The conditi...
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Antique 19th Century American Primitives

Large Turkmen Silver and Carnelian Heart Shaped Pendant
Located in New York, NY
Large coin-silver Turkmen heart shaped pendant from Turkmenistan, boarding Afghanistan. Antique silver pendant from the early 1900s. Hand-tooled coin silver with six carnelian settin...
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Vintage 1910s Turkmen Tribal Tribal Art

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Carnelian, Silver

FOLKY 19THC STARS & HEARTS REVERSIBLE GAME BOARD
Located in Los Angeles, CA
19THC FOLKY STARS & HEARTS ORIGINAL PAINTED GAME BOARD/REVERSIBLE AND IN GREAT CONDITION. THIS IS A GREAT ADDITION TO ANY FOLK ART COLLECTION. THIS WAS FOUND IN NEW ENGLAND AND IS FR...
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Antique 19th Century American Game Boards

Materials

Wood

Intricate Sailor's Valentine Shell Picture of Doves and a Heart
Located in London, GB
An interesting and decorative Sailor's Valentine shell picture of doves and a heart, c.1880. Set in a later shell frame. <br /> Sailors' valentines were a shell art form developed i...
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Antique 19th Century Nautical Objects

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Shell, Glass, Wood

Rare & Unusual Late 19thc Make Do Gameboard W/ Hearts
Located in Los Angeles, CA
THIS IS A VERY UNUSUAL FOLKY GAMEBOARD.THIS WAS A MAKE DO BOARD AND WAS PAINTED OVER IN THE LATE 19THC RED & BLACK.IT WAS ORIGINALLY A DIFFERENT PAINTED BOARD AT ONE TIME.THE CHECKER...
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Antique 19th Century American Game Boards

Materials

Pine

Black And Red Checker Board With 4 Large Red Hearts:
Located in York County, PA
Hearts are an unusual element to see among the imagery painted on 19th century game boards. This homemade example was constructed circa 1840-50 and repainted in the 1870's-80's. At t...
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Antique 19th Century American Game Boards

Rare Pennsylvania Red Paint Decorated Hearts Dower Chest /1795
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This fantastic & early original red with mustard decorated hearts dower chest from Lancaster County ,Pennsylvania, was found in a private collection in the west coast.This wonderful ...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier American Painted Furniture

Materials

Pine

Yoruba Tribal Couple on Base with Hearts, Nose to Nose, Nigeria
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Utterly charming carving of a couple on a base with hearts, Yoruba people, Nigeria, Africa. Standing male and female figures facing each other nose to nose. Male is wearing a basebal...
Category

Early 20th Century Nigerian Tribal Tribal Art

Materials

Wood

FOLK ART HEART
Located in Stamford, CT
Wonderfully whimsical folk art collage made with found metals. Made by a Southern California desert artist.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Paintings

Materials

Wood

  • FOLK ART HEART
  • FOLK ART HEART
  • FOLK ART HEART
  • FOLK ART HEART
H 20.5 in. W 14 in.
American Folk Art Rustic Heart Inspired Table
Located in Essex, MA
Wonderful and Stylish American Folk Art Side Table with Basket Weave Heart Motif Possibly Appalachian Arts and Crafts
Category

Vintage 1970s American Side Tables

Materials

Willow

French Wooden Folk Art Mirror from the 1920s with Star and Heart Motifs
Located in Atlanta, GA
A French Folk Art mirror from the early 20th century, with heart and star motifs. This French Folk Art mirror features an elegant Louis-Philippe inspired Silhouette, recognizable by ...
Category

Early 20th Century French Folk Art Wall Mirrors

Materials

Mirror, Wood

Marble Heart In Hand Carving
Located in New York, NY
American fraternal lodge relief carving with finely modeled hand with heart on a patterned ground. A group of 7 names penciled on the back with a date 1912. Mounted over a black bas...
Category

Early 20th Century American Folk Art Sculptures

Materials

Marble

  • Marble Heart In Hand Carving
  • Marble Heart In Hand Carving
  • Marble Heart In Hand Carving
  • Marble Heart In Hand Carving
H 8 in. W 8 in. D 1.5 in.
Carved Wood Wedding Token Of Love Heart Panel
Located in New York, NY
Carved wood with a voluptuous heart in the center surrounded by incised vines, leaves, and a barrel planter at the bottom. The 3 linked rings at the top would suggest membership in ...
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Early 20th Century American Folk Art Sculptures

Carved Wood Religious Statue, Sacred Heart of Jesus, Italy
Located in Buffalo, NY
Nice late 19th century wood carving, distressed condition, missing paint, fingers, adds to charm.
Category

Antique 1890s Italian Folk Art Sculptures

Materials

Wood

ODD FELLOWS HEART-IN-HAND STAFF, CA 1870-80
Located in York County, PA
Some of the best American folk art objects are represented in the ceremonial regalia of the Odd Fellows fraternal organization. This ca 1870 - 80 heart-in-hand staff is excellent du...
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Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Heart in Hand Carving from an Odd Fellows Lodge
Located in New York, NY
Painted wood heart in hand from an Ohio fraternal lodge. The folk sculpture would have been carried on a painted pole for lodge ceremonial occasions. This is an especially large well...
Category

Early 20th Century American Folk Art Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Unusual American Folk Art Iron Rug With Hearts.
Located in Milan, IT
American Folk Art wire knitted little rug depicting small hearts.
Category

Antique 19th Century American Folk Art Rugs

Materials

Iron

Painted Iron Heart in Hand Sculpture
By C.H. Dawson 1
Located in New York, NY
Painted cast iron symbol of Odd Fellows Lodge membership with three linked rings standing for friendship, loyalty, and trust. The heart in hand was a potent symbol for the members of...
Category

Early 20th Century American Folk Art More Folk Art

Materials

Iron

  • Painted Iron Heart in Hand Sculpture
  • Painted Iron Heart in Hand Sculpture
  • Painted Iron Heart in Hand Sculpture
  • Painted Iron Heart in Hand Sculpture
H 12 in. W 4 in. D 1 in.
Double Hearts Quilt
Located in Darnestown, MD
Both the pattern and the size combine to make this Double Hearts Quilt a very bold statement. Each of the 12 blocks is made of a different, compatible fabric. It is in excellent, unw...
Category

Antique 19th Century American Quilts

Materials

Cotton

Egyptian Turquoise Faience Heart Scarab Amulet
Located in Stamford, CT
Beautifully realized Egyptian faience scarab with turquoise glaze in the ancient style, Grand Tour period, late 19th century. The open-work scarab beetle shown with twin cobras on th...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Egyptian Egyptian Antiquities

  • Egyptian Turquoise Faience Heart Scarab Amulet
  • Egyptian Turquoise Faience Heart Scarab Amulet
  • Egyptian Turquoise Faience Heart Scarab Amulet
  • Egyptian Turquoise Faience Heart Scarab Amulet
H 1.875 in. W 4 in. D 2.875 in.
Oak Leaf Applique Quilt with Hearts Border
Located in Darnestown, MD
The oak leaf blocks are so densely packed in this applique quilt that they form a secondary pattern of groups of four green leaves. The border, in addition to continuing the leaves, ...
Category

Antique 1860s American Quilts

Materials

Cotton

Lovely Footed Heart Themed Tramp Art Box
Located in Mt Kisco, NY
A light wood hand notched Tramp Art lidded box with drawer. The interior is lined with green velvet, and the drawers retain the advertising from their original box.
Category

Early 20th Century American Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

  • Lovely Footed Heart Themed Tramp Art Box
  • Lovely Footed Heart Themed Tramp Art Box
  • Lovely Footed Heart Themed Tramp Art Box
  • Lovely Footed Heart Themed Tramp Art Box
H 7.5 in. W 13 in. D 10 in.
Rustic Cabin Modern Victorian Heart-Shaped Metal Link Door Floor Mat Wall Art
Located in Washington, DC
Rare in this wonderful fully intact condition. It rolls up evenly, all parts strong and intact, rust pitting is minimal. Mat is 3/8 inch thick, 24x15.  
Category

Antique 1880s American Adirondack Rugs

Materials

Steel

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Folk Hearts For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are several options of folk hearts available for sale. Frequently made of wood, metal and iron, all folk hearts available were constructed with great care. There are all kinds of folk hearts available, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. There are many kinds of folk hearts to choose from, but at 1stDibs, Folk Art, Georgian and Modern folk hearts are of considerable interest. There have been many well-made folk hearts over the years, but those made by C.H. Dawson and Marilee Hall are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much are Folk Hearts?

Prices for folk hearts start at $75 and top out at $22,000 with the average selling for $1,500.