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Old Teak Petite Artisan Carved Tripod Stool Pedestal Table John Dickinson Style
By John Dickinson
Located in Washington, DC
A teak tribal carved wood tripod stool, early to mid-20th Century. Origin unknown.
Category

20th Century Unknown Primitive Primitives

Materials

Teak

French Primitive Stool
A very delightful and primitive stool from the Ardeche region of France. Very sturdy and very organic in feel.
Category

19th Century French Antique Primitives

Materials

Wood

French 19th Century Billot, Chopping Block
A terrific 19th century Billot, chopping block from the Provence region of France. Sturdily constructed from beech wood. Wonderful patina. Perfect as an end table, cocktail table or ...
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Late 19th Century French Antique Primitives

Materials

Beech

18th Century French Hand Forged Iron Game Rack
Large hand forged iron game rack France, circa 1750.
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18th Century French Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Iron

Early 20th Century Cast Iron Cow Door Stop
By Unknown
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This original painted cast iron cow door stop is in in good condition. It is unsigned but looks like a Hubley.
Category

1930s American Country Vintage Primitives

Materials

Iron

English Twig Table
English twig table, created circa 1875 to furnish a rustic summer house. In very good, solid, stabile and strong condition. Perfect to serve as a decorative and unusual side table or...
Category

Late 19th Century English Rustic Antique Primitives

Materials

Wood

Wooden Spoon Paddle from France, 19th Century
By Unknown
Located in Cookeville, TN
Featured is a primitive style spoon or paddle from France during the late 19th century. You can determine from the wear on the edge that it was used many times to give it a beautiful...
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Late 19th Century French Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Wood

French Wooden Spoon Paddle, 19th Century
By Unknown
Located in Cookeville, TN
You can tell by the wear to the wooden spoon edge that this utensil has stirred many pots. Even the handle is worn from the hand of the cook. The wood is beautifully aged and smooth ...
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Late 19th Century French Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Wood

French Wooden Spoon Paddle, 19th Century
By Unknown
Located in Cookeville, TN
You can still see the grain of the wood in this late 19th century wooden spoon or paddle from France. It has stirred many pots as you can tell from the wear on the edge. There are ev...
Category

Late 19th Century French Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Wood

Swedish Root Bowl
Swedish root bowl carved from burl wood in the 19th century.
Category

19th Century Swedish Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Burl

Early 20th Century Silver Painted African Ashanti Tribal Stool
A large scale, hand carved and silver painted Ashanti tribal stool. Likely painted silver in the 1920s to compliment metallic trend of the Art Deco movement.
Category

Early 20th Century Ghanaian Tribal Primitives

Materials

Wood, Paint

Large Swedish Trencher Bowl
Large Swedish trencher bowl, 19th century. Hand carved wooden serving trencher or dough bowl.
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Mid-19th Century Swedish Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Wood

Large Primitive Hide Basket
Large primitive hide basket: frayed natural edge, organic-shaped basket of hardened leather. Beautiful espresso-brown color and patina. Makes an excellent near-pair with item ref. LU...
Category

Early 20th Century Indonesian Primitive Primitives

Materials

Hide

Antique Original Green Painted Flower Plant Stand, Sweden
Country charm exudes from this delightful plant stand from Sweden. The green paint is all original, and the 5 "shelves" with varied height are ideal to display your plants and succul...
Category

Early 20th Century Swedish Primitives

Materials

Wood

Antique Primitive Hide Basket
Antique primitive hide basket, frayed natural edge, organic-shaped basket of hardened leather. Excellent espresso-brown color and patina. Makes an excellent near-pair with item ref. ...
Category

Early 20th Century Indonesian Primitive Primitives

Materials

Hide

Arko Wall Art1 Primitive Tribal Style, Contemporary Art Craft Rice Straw
By ARKO
Located in Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Hand-sewed rice straw art by Arko. Title: Alley of ripple #04 This work has the feelings of contemporary Primitive art, tribal art, contemporary Craft art, created with the respe...
Category

2010s Japanese Organic Modern Primitives

Materials

Canvas, Thread, Straw

Arko Wall Art2 Primitive Tribal Style, Contemporary Art Craft Rice Straw
By ARKO
Located in Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Hand-sewed rice straw art by Arko. Title: untitled This work has the feelings of contemporary Primitive art, tribal art, contemporary Craft art, created with the respect for wild ...
Category

2010s Japanese Organic Modern Primitives

Materials

Canvas, Thread, Straw

Spanish 18th Century Plow
A wonderful and primitive agricultural piece used in plowing the fields from the Catalan region of Spain. Handsomely constructed from naturally washed Meleze and iron. A terrific pie...
Category

18th Century Spanish Antique Primitives

Materials

Iron

19th Century English Naïve School Watercolor
This enchanting 19th century English Nai¨ve school watercolor depicts a farmer with his sheep at a gate, with 2 young girls in a flower meadow alongside him, together in a carved oak...
Category

Late 19th Century British Antique Primitives

Materials

Oak

19th Century Italian Cast Iron Coal Powered Iron
Classic icon from the last century. Once used in every household, now its cherished for its simplicity and beauty.
Category

1870s Italian Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Iron

French 19th Century Cowbell
A very charming French 19th century cowbell from the Provence region. The wonderfully patina'd bell is decorated with a handsome cross and has its original leather strap. A lovely ad...
Category

19th Century French Antique Primitives

Materials

Metal

Swedish Root Wood Bowl
Swedish root wood bowl (19th century), large hand carved burled oval shape root wood bowl with exquisite patina and maker's initials. Three different root bowls available (varying me...
Category

1850s Swedish Folk Art Antique Primitives

Materials

Wood, Burl

Spanish 18th Century Cremaillere, Chimney Cooking Tool
An exceptional early 18th century Cremaillere - a cooking tool used in a chateau's large kitchen fireplace. Pots would hang from such a piece. This is a very fine example of expert c...
Category

Mid-18th Century Spanish Antique Primitives

Materials

Iron

Primitive Stool from Mexico
Primitive style one piece stool from Atotonilco, Guanajuato, Mexico, circa 1950s.
Category

1950s Mexican Primitive Vintage Primitives

Materials

Hardwood

Set of Three Primitive Folk Art Tripod Stools
By Unknown
Located in Peabody, MA
An assorted collection of handmade primitive stools with tripod legs, circa 19th and 20th century. Included is a walnut live edge stool circa 1870s, seat made from a slice of trunk; ...
Category

19th Century American Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Chestnut, Maple, Walnut

Zoomorphic Llama Vessel with an Elongated Body
This zoomorphic vessel in the shape of a llama with an elongated globular body is from the Chancay civilisation, dated between 1000 and 1400 AD. The Chancay were a pre-Columbian ar...
Category

15th Century and Earlier Peruvian Antique Primitives

Materials

Clay

Small Ecuadorian Moulded Clay Figure on Stand
This rare and wonderful example of a formative stage figure from the woodland period is attached to a small wire and wood stand, and is in extraordinarily very good condition for its...
Category

15th Century and Earlier Ecuadorean Antique Primitives

Materials

Clay

Zoomorphic Vessel of a Llama with Black Slip Harness
This zoomorphic vessel in the shape of a llama with Black Slip Harness is from the Chancay civilization, dated between 1000 and 1400 AD. The Chancay were a Pre-Columbian archaeologic...
Category

15th Century and Earlier Peruvian Antique Primitives

Materials

Clay

19th Century Chip Carved Tramp Art Box
Late 19th century Tramp Art box, circa 1880, a large footed box with pyramidal form built from graduated layers of sawtooth cut wood laid down on top of thin boards, in original mell...
Category

Late 19th Century American Rustic Antique Primitives

Materials

Pine

Collection of 19th Century Horse Blanket Pillows / 5 Pieces
By Unknown
Located in Los Angeles, CA
These fine 19th century horse blanket pillows are in fine condition and all have tobacco colored cotton linen backings. There are a total of five pillows in this collection. Fantasti...
Category

Late 19th Century American Adirondack Antique Primitives

Materials

Wool

Antique Rustic French Twig Chair
Antique rustic French twig chair: 19th century or early 20th century Tramp Art chair constructed by hand from branches and twigs by an unknown itinerant folk artist. Retains a beauti...
Category

Late 19th Century French Folk Art Antique Primitives

Materials

Twig, Wood

Spanish 17th Century Cache Fusil
A fabulous 17th century Spanish Cache Fusil - Riffle boards. Created from a plank of Meleze pine, sliced in two, with an area cutout of the interior where a riffle would be hidden. A...
Category

17th Century Spanish Antique Primitives

Materials

Pine

Polychrome Wooden Barber Pole Folk Art Advertising Sign from Cape Cod
A wonderful polychrome wooden shaped barber pole folk art advertising sign of Cape Cod origin, probably circa 1850, attached to a newer custom ebonized wooden base, 19th century. Goo...
Category

Mid-19th Century American Folk Art Antique Primitives

Materials

Wood

19th Century Steer Ladies Hat Pin Cushion or mans Hat Rack
By Unknown
Located in Soquel, CA
Late 19th century steer horn hat rack with "petal" pin cushions for hat pins and hoof tip cups in center. Fabric shows fading, age wear. Size 23" W x 12" H x 10" D.
Category

1890s American Folk Art Antique Primitives

Materials

Horn, Wool

19th Century Chinese Terracotta Brush Rest
Pausing in thought, a scholar once rested his calligrapher’s brush on this terracotta brush rest. With an undeniably organic shape, the holder provides two open spaces upon which to ...
Category

Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Antique Primitives

Materials

Terracotta

Early 20th Century Provincial Chinese Water Bucket
Beautifully aged with warm coloring, this Qing dynasty bucket draws attention to the ingenuity of its manufacture, consisting of staves of pine bound with iron rings. A small ring at...
Category

Early 20th Century Chinese Rustic Primitives

Materials

Iron

Spanish 18th Century Chestnut Plank
A very beautiful 18th century very thick solid plank of stunning chestnut used for cutting and draining from the Catalan region of Spain. A bracket has been added to the back to wall...
Category

Mid-18th Century Spanish Antique Primitives

Materials

Chestnut

19th Century Spanish Milking Stool
A delightful and Primitive 19th century milking stool from the Catalan region of Spain. Wonderful patina and graining. A charming accent piece for any casual interior.
Category

19th Century Spanish Antique Primitives

Materials

Chestnut

Spanish 18th Century Dough Bowl
A very beautiful and primitive 18th century bowl from Spain. Hand carved from a single trunk and iron straps. A wonderful kitchen island or farm table accent.
Category

18th Century Spanish Antique Primitives

Materials

Iron

19th Century American Round Burl Bowl with Great Patina
A fine example of a round burl bowl, probably American in origin dating to the 19th century with great overall patina, minor shrinkage cracks, and other minor imperfections and surfa...
Category

19th Century American Antique Primitives

Materials

Burl

19th Century Italian Hand Painted Carretto Sicilian Cart, Cultural Art Form
An important Italian treasure of primitive cultural art and folklore, this Carretto Siciliano is a market cart originating from the City of Taormina in the Province of Messina, Sicil...
Category

Mid-19th Century Italian Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Iron

19th Century Spanish Cow Bell
A charming mid-19th century cow bell from the Catalan region of Spain. A terrific addition to a primitive environment or cow bell collection.
Category

Mid-19th Century Spanish Antique Primitives

Materials

Metal

Long Antique Industrial Era Wood and Iron Railway Bench with Reversible Seat
A rustic and very sturdy antique bench from West Bromwich, England. A heavy plank for the back and one for the seat. With black painted shaped cast iron supports on the sides, labele...
Category

Late 19th Century English Industrial Antique Primitives

Materials

Iron

Antique Iron Temple Bell
An interesting and very sculptural iron bell in very good antique condition. The bell was primitively cast with line drawings and florets on the outer surface. There is a heavy slug ...
Category

19th Century Asian Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Iron

Spanish 19th Century Wooden Mold
A very interesting 19th century mold in solid wood for making donkey harnesses. Fabulous as a pedestal with a wonderful contemporary feel. The top surface measures: 10 1/2" L x 5 1/4".
Category

Late 19th Century Spanish Antique Primitives

Materials

Wood

Grand Scale Spanish 18th Century Dough Bowl, Trough
A fantastic very large scale 18th century Spanish dough bowl - or trough, carved from a single tree trunk. Perfect by a fireplace to house kindling, or filled with an assortment of c...
Category

18th Century Spanish Antique Primitives

Materials

Wood

Spanish 18th Century Anvil
A very beautiful 18th century anvil from Spain. Expertly crafted from hand forged iron resting in its stone base. A stunning sculptural piece for any interior.
Category

18th Century Spanish Antique Primitives

Materials

Stone, Iron

Swedish Folk Art Chest with Original Blue Paint
Folk art chest with original blue paint. There are traces of decorative paint and dating. Manufactured in northern Sweden, circa 1840-1860. The lock and key are original and in fully...
Category

Mid-19th Century Swedish Folk Art Antique Primitives

Materials

Pine

Heart Shaped Iron Pad Lock & Key, Dated 1875
Heart shaped iron pad lock & key, dated 1875, of large size made in three pieces, works. Complete with a 5.25" long key.
Category

19th Century Victorian Antique Primitives

Materials

Wrought Iron

French 18th Century Bee Hive, Ruche D'Abeilles
A very charming and primitive 18th century Ruche D'Abeilles - Bee Hive from the South of France. The wooden hive does not have a bottom. Wonderful organic feel - perfect as a very in...
Category

18th Century French Antique Primitives

Materials

Iron

Handwoven Lontar Palm Basket Container Set, Primitive
By Unknown
Located in Tulsa, OK
Set of 3 handwoven primitive palm baskets from the Sumba Islands in Indonesia. Removable, tethered lids make these baskets perfect decorative storage containers from cotton balls, q-...
Category

Early 17th Century Indonesian Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Palmwood

Large Swedish Root Bowl with Organic Shape
Large root bowl from Sweden. Made from birch circa 1820 the root bowl has a natural and organic shape. It is very big and heavy and weighs around 6 kg.
Category

Early 19th Century Swedish Folk Art Antique Primitives

Materials

Birch

1920s Four-Tier Primitive Farmhouse Plant Stand in Original Paint
Wonderful early pine plant stand. This can be used to display a variety of collectibles. I used it as a plant stand with a lamp at the top. This is another true antique Primitive pie...
Category

1920s American Primitive Vintage Primitives

Materials

Pine

1850s Corner Cupboard Rustic Farm House Pine Cabinet
This is a spectacular primitive corner cupboard. Layers and layers of paint on this piece. Four shelves on top and two on the bottom. Wonderful coloring on this! You don't find these...
Category

Mid-19th Century American Primitive Antique Primitives

Materials

Pine

Wooden Tool Box Hand Painted
By Unknown
Located in Cookeville, TN
Primitive red speaks volumes on this antique wooden tool box with accents of metal. The hand painted flowers and black borders add to the story of it. The box is topped with a namepl...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Primitive Primitives

Materials

Wood

Early 19th Century New England Child's Chair
By Unknown
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Early 19th century ladder back child's chair from New England in fantastic condition. This early chair is mortised and square nail construction.
Category

1870s American Adirondack Antique Primitives

Materials

Wood

Primitive Brass Handwoven Ceremonial Hat on Stand, Indonesian
By Unknown
Located in Tulsa, OK
Wire woven brass hat on steel stand from Indonesia. This sculptural artifact is displayed on a stand and thought to be from Sumbawa, Indonesia and was used in ritual ceremonies. Thes...
Category

Mid-20th Century Indonesian Primitive Primitives

Materials

Brass

20th Century Indonesian Handwoven Rattan and Bamboo Hauling Basket
Beautiful handwoven Indonesian Hauling basket made from rattan and bamboo with a remarkable deep color and patina. Agrarian Art. Sulawesi, circa 1930. Measures: 24" H, 14" Cir.
Category

20th Century Indonesian Primitives

Materials

Bamboo, Rattan

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