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Early 20th Century American Labrador Nut Cracker
Early 20th Century American Labrador Nut Cracker
Early 20th Century American Rustic Sculptures and Carvings
Iron
A charming early 20th century American cast iron Labrador nut cracker whose tail activates the mouth which cracks the nut. When not in use, the dog has a sweet expression.
Vintage Folk Art Martin Bird House. American, circa 1920s
Vintage Folk Art Martin Bird House. American, c...
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Primitives
Wool
This is an authentic "used" Martin Bird House which was used to attract Martin birds to nest, because of their propensity to eat and consume insects such as mosquitoes, moths, and be...
Early 20th Century American Tobacco Leaf Basket
Early 20th Century American Tobacco Leaf Basket
Early 20th Century American Rustic Decorative Baskets
Wire, Ash
An early 20th century American tobacco leaf basket constructed of many ash wood slats held together with woven wire. The bottom appears to be newer than the sides, but is constructed...
19th Century Carved Burmese Water Vessel with Handle
19th Century Carved Burmese Water Vessel with H...
Antique 19th Century Burmese Jars
Wood
19th century carved Burmese water vessel with handle.
Victorian Pair of Corner Shelves Covered in Pine Cones
Victorian Pair of Corner Shelves Covered in Pin...
Antique 1890s English Late Victorian Primitives
Pine
This is a decorative folk art pair of corner shelves covered in pine cones, acorns and other unidentified seeds / cones. They have a great grotto feel to them and are both in good co...
Arko Wall Art Primitive Tribal Style, Contemporary Art Craft Rice Straw
Arko Wall Art Primitive Tribal Style, Contempor...
ARKO
2010s Japanese Organic Modern Decorative Art
Canvas, Thread, Straw
Hand-sewed rice straw art by Arko. This work has the feelings of contemporary Primitive art, tribal art, contemporary Craft art, created with the respect for wild nature. Arko is a ...
Primitive Sculptors Stand
Primitive Sculptors Stand
Early 20th Century French Primitives
Wonderfully Primitive pine sculptors stand, remnant original paint. All original condition with as expected wear. Highest setting 120cm France, circa 1900. Dimensions: 47cm x 97cm x...
Antique Adirondack Bench with Very Thick Seat and Primitive Hand Hewn Legs
Antique Adirondack Bench with Very Thick Seat a...
Early 20th Century American Benches
Wood
A very striking antique adirondack bench with a gracefully shaped thick seat formed out of a single piece of wood. The remarkable seat is supported by two hand carved, primitively sh...
Primitive Italian Chair
Primitive Italian Chair
Antique 18th Century Italian Primitives
18th century Primitive Italian chair. Very unique!
1800s Original Odd Fellows Papier Mâché Skeleton Bust
1800s Original Odd Fellows Papier Mâché Skeleto...
Antique 19th Century American Folk Art More Folk Art
Paper, Papier Mâché
Antique original handmade Odd Fellows papier mâché skeleton bust.
Sculptural Wood and Iron Strap 19th Century Farm Implement
Sculptural Wood and Iron Strap 19th Century Far...
Antique Late 19th Century North American Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings
Wood, Iron
Super clean lines and sculptural 19th century American farm implement. Over eight and a half feet wide large scale looks amazing hung on a modern white wall. Wood with hand forged ir...
Early 20th Century Oak Splint Basket
Early 20th Century Oak Splint Basket
Early 20th Century American Folk Art Decorative Baskets
Oak
A wonderful early 20th century hand-woven oak splint gathering basket with a single bent oak handle, a double banded rim, and a lovely wonky shape. Found in Wisconsin.
Midcentury Signed Hatian Carved Wood Busts, Pair
Unknown
Mid-20th Century Haitian Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
Midcentury signed Hatian carved wood busts/ a pair A trip to Haiti in 1950 opened the world to our grandparents. A pair of detailed, carved wood busts offer incredible detail- the...
19th Century Kitchen Mortar and Pestle
Antique 19th Century American Primitive Primitives
Wood
A fantastic 19th century American kitchen hardwood mortar with a turned softwood pestle. It’s likely that this mortar would have lived in a larger wood or marble holder, and removed ...
Folk Art Seesaw with Original Paint
Vintage 1950s American Folk Art Toys
Metal
Children's seesaw (circa 1950, USA) in painted oak with lovely, natural patina. Although, impractical for intended use, given the wear and age, this remains a charming, decorative it...
Vintage Oak Bread Peel
Mid-20th Century Hungarian Country Primitives
Oak
This vintage oak bread peel is hand-carved from a single board. The handle is worn smooth with use and the paddle is beautifully charred.
Vintage Oak Bread Peel
Mid-20th Century Hungarian Country Primitives
Oak
This is a particularly sturdy vintage oak bread peel, hand-carved from a single board. The handle is worn silky-smooth and the paddle is only slightly charred.
Vintage Oak Bread Peel
Mid-20th Century Hungarian Country Primitives
Oak
In this large vintage oak bread peel the shaft and paddle have been separately hand-carved and cleverly spliced together. The long shaft is worn smooth and the paddle is slightly cha...
Vintage Oak Bread Peel
Mid-20th Century Hungarian Country Primitives
Oak
This large vintage oak bread peel has been hand-carved from a single board. The shaft is worn smooth and the paddle shows slight charring and two or three minor cracks to the lip.
Vintage Oak Bread Peel
Mid-20th Century Hungarian Country Primitives
Oak
A vintage oak bread peel, hand-carved from a single board. The shaft is worn smooth and the large paddle shows only very slight charring.
Vintage Oak Bread Peel
Mid-20th Century Hungarian Country Primitives
Oak
This vintage oak bread peel has been hand-carved from a single board. The long shaft is worn smooth and the paddle shows slight charring and some minor cracks to the edge.
Vintage Fruitwood Bread Peel
Mid-20th Century Hungarian Country Primitives
Fruitwood
Much lighter in weight than its oak counterparts, this vintage fruitwood bread peel is also hand-carved from a single board. The wide shaft is worn smooth and the paddle has minor ch...
19th Century Original Painted Bowl with Owls
Unknown
Antique Late 19th Century American Adirondack Primitives
Wood
This small wood bowl is in great condition and is all hand-painted. The condition is very good.
Vintage Beechwood Bread Peel
Vintage 1930s Hungarian Country Primitives
Beech
This vintage bread peel, hand-carved from a single board, has a handle worn smooth with use and a slightly charred lip.
Pair of Rare 19th Century French Wooden Lavende...
Antique 19th Century French French Provincial Abstract Sculptures
Set of two great Folk Art objects. The small trees which were used to make these forks were on purpose grown this way. Very rare and decorative objects. France, circa 1850-1900.
Pair of Rare 19th Century French Wooden Lavende...
Antique 19th Century French French Provincial Abstract Sculptures
Set of two great Folk Art objects. The small trees which were used to make these forks were on purpose grown this way. Very rare and decorative objects. France, circa 1850-1900. One...
Early 20th Century American Feather Basket
Early 20th Century American Country Decorative Baskets
Oak
An incredible early 20th century American handwoven oak split feather basket with bent oak handles and a tightly fitted lid. Every farmer knows that nothing is wasted, not even feath...
Antique Industrial Oak and Iron Hand Truck Trol...
Early 20th Century American Industrial Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Iron, Oak
Awesome antique Industrial oak and hand-forged iron hand truck or trolley. It is marked K&J Columbus, Ohio. This would be an incredible start to a cool Industrial coffee table. It is...
Handmade Set of 7 Engraved Brass Grain Measures...
Mid-20th Century Indian Jars
Brass
This finely detailed set of 7 handmade brass grain measures conveys a palpable sense of midcentury India in their fine patina and great presence. The craftsmanship of each piece is e...
Abelam Ancestor Figure, Papua New Guinea, 20th ...
20th Century Papua New Guinean Primitive Primitives
Wood
Full male figure standing with legs bent inward, pointed penis, arms carved away from body and hands resting at hips. The large oval face framed by beard, extensions behind ears, and...
Abelam Ancestor Pole, Papua New Guinea, 20th Ce...
20th Century Papua New Guinean Primitive Primitives
Wood
Large gable ornament of a man's house carved with an ancestor figure, with a jutting ovoid head, surmounted by two parallel birds with disc shaped bodies and large downward curved be...
Ngombe Throwing Knife
Early 20th Century Congolese Tribal Art
Iron, Wood
With its many blades and dramatic form, this impressive throwing knife would have been a status symbol and a form of currency among the Ngombe peoples of what is now the Democratic R...
Wooden Antique Bowl with Decorative Balls
Early 20th Century Rustic Decorative Bowls
Wood
Rustic carved wood bowl with four decorative balls makes a great centrepiece for any table. Same price with or without balls.
19th Century Primitive French Milking Stool
Antique 19th Century French Stools
Wood
19th century primitive French milking stool. Three legged design with a round seat. Distressed and weathered finish. Found in France. Can be used as a seat. side table object filled ...
Pair of 19th Century Oak and Iron Banded Water ...
Antique Mid-19th Century Polish Country Primitives
Oak
Lovely pair of 19th century iron banded oak water buckets or pails. From circa 1860. Probably from Eastern Europe………….Poland or Slovakia would be my opinion. Gorgeous natura...
19th Century Irish Pine Dresser
Antique 19th Century Irish Dressers
Wood, Paint
Rustic antique Irish pine hutch dresser with a single door to base and original mustard painted tongue and groove plate rack. Found in the County Tipperary, Ireland.
Large French Sifter
Antique Late 19th Century French Primitives
Metal
If you are looking for a large Primitive piece to hang on the walls of your country home your ship has arrived. The rim is wood and a bit warped with age and the middle is metal. It ...
Inca Style Double Candlestick Holder
20th Century Candlesticks
South/Central American (Incan/Mayan) style double candleholder. Bottom is marked J.P. (or J.R.) Combes Aigues-Vives, Aude (town in southern France) 65 (1965) Piece Unique. Combes ma...
Primitive Carved Wood Animal
Early 20th Century Primitive Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
Great piece. Hand-carved. Likely an antelope or gazelle. Mounted to wooden display. Clearly aged with nice patina. Missing horns. We are listing as early 20th century but could l...
Primitive Antique Industrial Farmhouse Style Co...
Antique 19th Century Coffee and Cocktail Tables
This a Primitive antique massage table with adjustable head rest. The head rest also lays flat so this cool piece could be used in an eclectic or Industrial Design space as a super c...
Antique Primitive Industrial Folk Art Wooden Ge...
Antique Late 19th Century Industrial Primitives
Dating from the late 1800s-early 1900s, tis antique wooden mill gear is a real piece of art. This piece could really serve many purposes, as art it can be hung or placed somewhere, i...
Two Early Painted Wood and Metal Wagon or Fire ...
Antique 1880s American Primitive Primitives
Metal
Early set of large wood wagon fire engine wheels, Great yellow and hits of red paint showing.
Early American 1800s Breadboard Top Tavern Tabl...
Antique Early 19th Century American Primitive Tables
Pine
Early American 1800s breadboard top Tavern table made of pine, wonderful patina. Single draw.
18th Century Dutch Kaas Hudson Valley of New York
Antique Late 18th Century American Primitive Cabinets
Walnut
Massive 18th century Dutch kaas made in the Hudson Valley of New York, circa 1790-1810. It is made of walnut and has four shelves and one large draw across the base. It comes apart i...
1850s Cherry Corner Cupboard Farm House Rustic ...
Antique Mid-19th Century American Primitive Corner Cupboards
Cherry
Another wonderful early corner cupboard. Four shelves on top and two on the bottom. Stunning Patina on this cupboard. Another true antique piece that came out of my historic 1769 Hud...
Late 19th Century Weathered Wooden European Com...
Antique 19th Century French Abstract Sculptures
Wood
Late 19th Century European Ball and 7 Pin Game Set Weathered Wooden Complete Set Overall Display 20" x 10" (8 items Total in Set) (1) Ball =4x4x4.5 (7) Pins =10.5"H ...
Early 20th Century Collection of Wooden Ledger ...
Early 20th Century Argentine Decorative Boxes
Wood
Early 20th century collection of wooden book/boxes from Argentina Placed side by side, the boxes resemble books Measures: Three: 16.5" W x 12.25" D x 4.75" tall.
Assorted Antique European Iron and Wood Game Balls
Antique Late 19th Century Belgian Rustic Primitives
Iron, Wood
Assorted hardwoods with mixed colors, reinforced with iron strips and brads for protection. Various sizes and weight- we have several to choose from. A great accessory for a bookshel...
18th Century Swedish Farm House Table
Antique Late 18th Century Swedish Folk Art Farm Tables
Pine
Trestle table with profiled legs in pine. The table has smaller marks and traces after over 250 years of use see picture. All pieces are original to the table including the wedges. M...
Three Vintage Folk Art Guatemalan Gourd Rattles
Unknown
Mid-20th Century Guatemalan Folk Art Primitives
Offered by James Eddy Three vintage Folk Art Guatemalan Gourd Rattles A lot of three superb vintage Guatemalan gourd rattles (chin chin) with colorful hand painted graphics. Each...
Large Primitive Hand-Hollowed Wood Storage Vess...
Antique 19th Century Romanian Primitive Primitives
Wood
Large grain storage vessel, hand-hollowed from a single trunk, Linden wood. The vessel was made in the 19th century in Romania.   
Vintage African Bronze Head
20th Century Central African Tribal Primitives
Metal
Vintage bronze African head with metallic gold detail.
Mortar and Pestle from Mexico, Volcanic, 1950s
Vintage 1950s Mexican Primitive Primitives
Stone
Volcanic mortar (molcajete) with original pestle from Puebla, Mexico in its primitive style. Used for grinding spices, grains and chiles.
Antique British Colonial Boot Jack
Early 20th Century Caribbean British Colonial Sports Equipment and Memor...
Antique Caribbean boot jack expertly crafted in mahogany with sturdy top handles, two turned supports columns, swinging leverage aperture, and standing platform. This is the intersec...
Early 19 Hundreds Trench Art
Unknown
Vintage 1940s French Folk Art More Folk Art
Brass
Early 19 hundreds Trench Art field cooker in the form of a car. Gorgeous wear and patina to the brass. Made with great skill and attention to detail. Presumably Second World War.
Antique Hand-Carved Chinese Boat, circa Late 1800s
Antique Late 19th Century Chinese More Asian Art, Objects and Furniture
Wood
Hand-carved narrow Chinese antique boat, mid-late 1800s. Dug out style, very heavy elmwood. Outstanding example of Folk Art.
African Wood Ladder
20th Century Djiboutian Tribal Primitives
Wood
African Dogan wood ladder from the Ivory Coast. Great decorative object.
18th Century Folk Art Welsh Stick Chair
Antique 18th Century English Primitives
Elm
Primitive Folk Art stick chair from the English Countryside. Thick seat and surprisingly comfortable. Wonderful piece of sculpture with great patina. Seat height is 13.75 inches.
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