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Variety Magazine Stand from Ambassador Hotel and Rudy Vallee Estate
Variety Magazine Stand from Ambassador Hotel and R...
Unknown
Vintage 1930s Industrial American Collectibles and Curiosities
Iron
Variety magazine, founded in 1905, was the main conduit for all information on the film trade in Hollywood. This iron stand was provided by Variety to the Ambassador Hotel (1921-2005) i...
Power Squadrons Ensign, Made by Annin in New York City

Power Squadrons Ensign, Made by Annin in New York ...
Vintage 1910s American Collectibles and Curiosities
POWER SQUADRONS ENSIGN, MADE BY ANNIN IN NEW YORK CITY, 1914-1920's: The Power Squadron of the Boston Yacht Club was formed in 1914. It was the first organization in the new sport of p...
44 Stars On A Large Scale Parade Flag, Wyoming Statehood

44 Stars On A Large Scale Parade Flag, Wyoming Sta...
Antique 1890s American Collectibles and Curiosities
44 STARS ON A LARGE SCALE PARADE FLAG, WYOMING STATEHOOD, 1890-1896, RARE IN THIS PERIOD WITH A WREATH CONFIGURATION: 44 star American parade flag with triple wreath medallion star con...
An Extremely Scarce & Beautiful Nautical Flag, United States Shipping Boar
An Extremely Scarce & Beautiful Nautical Flag, Uni...
Mid-20th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
UNITED STATES SHIPPING BOARD FLAG, AN EXTREMELY SCARCE AND BEAUTIFUL, NAUTICAL DESIGN, MADE SOMETIME BETWEEN WWI (U.S. INVOLVEMENT 1917-18) AND 1934: Flag of the United States Shippin...
Hand-Painted 19th Century Banner with the 1867 Proposed Seal of Illinois
Hand-Painted 19th Century Banner with the 1867 Pro...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
Cotton
Hand-painted 19th century banner with an 1867 version of the seal of the state of Illinois, proposed in that year by the secretary of state, but in a variation never formally adopted: ...
13 Entirely Hand-Sewn Stars, U.S. Navy Small Boat Ensign of the Civil War Period
13 Entirely Hand-Sewn Stars, U.S. Navy Small Boat ...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
Entirely hand-sewn, U.S Navy small boat Ensign of the Civil War period, with 13 stars in A 4-5-4 configuration, in the smallest regulation size recorded by The Navy During This General ...
Exceptionally Rare Complete Deck of Civil War Period Patriotic Playing Cards
Exceptionally Rare Complete Deck of Civil War Peri...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
Exceptionally rare complete deck of Civil War period patriotic playing cards featuring 52 Union Generals, published by Mortimer Nelson In New York, 1863: 52 playing cards printed in ...
Hand-Sewn, 13 Star American National Flag with 8-Pointed Stars on Glazed Cotton
Hand-Sewn, 13 Star American National Flag with 8-P...
Antique Mid-19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
Extraordinary, hand-sewn, 13 star American national flag with 8-pointed stars on a glazed cotton, cornflower blue, 12 stripes and its canton resting on the war stripe, found in upstate,...
44 Star Flag with Stars That Form the Letters "U.S."

44 Star Flag with Stars That Form the Letters "U.S...
Antique 1890s American Collectibles and Curiosities
44 stars configured into the letters “U.S.”, patented in 1890 by W.R. Washburn, one of only four known surviving examples and one of the boldest designs known to exist in early flags: ...
American Painted Wood Shield Form Flag

American Painted Wood Shield Form Flag
Antique 19th Century Folk Art American Collectibles and Curiosities
Wood, Paint
Shield shape with American flag colors.
Civil War "Tintype" Portrait of a Union Soldier, American, circa 1861
Civil War "Tintype" Portrait of a Union Soldier, A...
Antique 1860s Victorian American Collectibles and Curiosities
Tin
Original and authentic tintype portraying a Civil War union soldier as indicated by the distinguishing hat, strap, buckle, and buttons of the uniform. Because they were going into battl...
Collection of Early Hip Hop Flyers by Buddy Esquir...
Vintage 1980s Post-Modern American Collectibles and Curiosities
Paper
Collection of 12 early hip hop flyers designed by Buddy Esquire and Eddie Ed for shows by some of the first pioneers of hip hop coming out of the Bronx. Buddy Esquire is affectionately ...
Vintage Walrus Diorama, De-Accessioned from a West Hartford Museum
Vintage Walrus Diorama, De-Accessioned from a West...
Vintage 1940s Victorian American Collectibles and Curiosities
Glass, Paper, Wood
The walrus is made of papier mache and is depicted in his natural environment in a hand-painted diorama, circa 1940s-1950s mounted in a glazed frame. It was de-accessioned from a West H...
13 Stars in a Medallion Configuration on a Small-Scale Flag of the 1890-1900 Era
13 Stars in a Medallion Configuration on a Small-S...
Antique 1890s American Collectibles and Curiosities
13 STARS IN A MEDALLION CONFIGURATION ON A SMALL-SCALE ANTIQUE AMERICAN FLAG OF THE 1890-1900 ERA: 13 star flag of the type made from roughly the last decade of the 19th century throu...
Antique American Flag w/ Hand-Written Inscriptions Mourning the Death of FDR
Antique American Flag w/ Hand-Written Inscriptions...
Vintage 1940s American Collectibles and Curiosities
48 STARS ON ANTIQUE AMERICAN FLAG WITH HAND-WRITTEN INSCRIPTIONS AND AN EMBROIDERED DATE OF APRIL 12TH, 1945, MOURNING THE DEATH OF PRESIDENT FRANKLIN DELANO ROOSEVELT: American natio...
38 Stars in a Starburst Cross on an Antique American Flag, Colorado Statehood
38 Stars in a Starburst Cross on an Antique Americ...
Antique Late 19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
Wool
38 Stars in a dynamic starburst cross, one of the most spectacular star configurations in flag collecting, on an antique American flag with possible confederate sympathies, Colorado Sta...
Rare Civil War Period Federal Standard Style Flank Guidon of the 100th New York
Rare Civil War Period Federal Standard Style Flank...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
RARE CIVIL WAR PERIOD FEDERAL STANDARD STYLE FLANK GUIDON OF THE 100TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY, HAND-PAINTED AND GILDED ON SILK, 1862-1865: During the Civil War, U.S. Army regulat...
48 Star Flag and Matching Commissioning Pennant of the WWII Era

48 Star Flag and Matching Commissioning Pennant of...
Vintage 1940s American Collectibles and Curiosities
48 STAR FLAG & MATCHING COMMISSIONING PENNANT OF THE WWII ERA, SELDOM EVER FOUND IN A MATCHING PAIR, BROUGHT HOME BY U.S. NAVY AMPHIBIOUS FORCES GROUP SAILOR LUTHER VOIGHT LINGLE, WHO S...
45 Stars on an Antique American Parade Flag with a Medallion Configuration
45 Stars on an Antique American Parade Flag with a...
Antique Late 19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
45 stars on an antique American parade flag with a medallion configuration, a rare feature in this period, 1896-1908, Utah statehood, Ex-Richard Pierce collection: 45 star American ...
13 Stars Arranged in 6-Pointed Great Star/ Star of David Pattern

13 Stars Arranged in 6-Pointed Great Star/ Star of...
Antique Mid-19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
13 STARS ARRANGED IN 6-POINTED GREAT STAR / STAR OF DAVID PATTERN, A RARE AND PARTICULARLY EARLY EXAMPLE AMONG PARADE FLAGS IN THIS STAR COUNT, PROBABLY MADE FOR POLITICAL CAMPAIGNING, ...
34 Star Antique American Flag, Civil War Period, Possibly a US Army Camp Colors
34 Star Antique American Flag, Civil War Period, P...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
34 STARS, CIVIL WAR PERIOD, PRINTED ON A WOOL BLENDED FABRIC, RARE NOTCHED DESIGN WITH TILTED STARS, POSSIBLY A UNION ARMY CAMP COLORS: 34 star American national flag, printed on a woo...
48 Star, U.S. Navy Small Boat Ensign, Dated July 1942

48 Star, U.S. Navy Small Boat Ensign, Dated July 1...
Antique 1840s American Collectibles and Curiosities
48 STAR, U.S. NAVY SMALL BOAT ENSIGN, MADE AT MARE ISLAND, CALIFORNIA [HEADQUARTERS OF THE PACIFIC FLEET] DURING WWII, SIGNED AND DATED JULY 1942, WITH EXTENSIVE WEAR FROM OBVIOUS USE: ...
35 Stars in a Medallion Configuration with a Large, Haloed Center Star
35 Stars in a Medallion Configuration with a Large...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
35 STARS IN A MEDALLION CONFIGURATION WITH A LARGE, HALOED CENTER STAR, ON ITS ORIGINAL WOODEN STAFF, CIVIL WAR PERIOD, WEST VIRGINIA STATEHOOD, 1863-65: 35 star American national para...
Entirely Hand-Sewn Antique American Flag with 16 Stars, Tennessee Statehood
Entirely Hand-Sewn Antique American Flag with 16 S...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
ENTIRELY HAND-SEWN ANTIQUE AMERICAN FLAG WITH 16 STARS, MADE DURING THE MID-19TH CENTURY, PERHAPS DURING THE CIVIL WAR PERIOD (1861-65) TO GLORIFY TENNESSEE AS THE 16TH STATE: America...
13 Star Jack With a Superellipse Variant of a Diamond Configuration

13 Star Jack With a Superellipse Variant of a Diam...
Antique 1880s American Collectibles and Curiosities
13 STAR JACK WITH A SUPERELLIPSE VARIANT OF A DIAMOND CONFIGURATION THAT IS UNIQUE AMONG KNOWN 13 STAR FLAGS, PROBABLY MADE FOR A HUDSON RIVER PADDLE WHEEL STEAMER, CA 1880-1895: A jac...
1902s Grand Lodge Pennsylvania F&AM Free Mason Pla...
Antique Early 1900s American Craftsman American Collectibles and Curiositie...
Earthenware
Very rare original antique 1902 Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania, F. & A. M. (Free & Accepted Masons) plate commemorating the Sesqui-Centennial of Washington's Initiation as a Freemason . Th...
Holiday Cards by Margaret De Patta

By Margaret De Patta
Holiday Cards by Margaret De Patta
Margaret De Patta
Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern American Collectibles and Curiosities
Metal, Paper, Plastic
Abstract handmade holiday cards in mixed-media by renowned modernist jewelry maker Margaret De Patta. De Patta, a protege of Moholy-Nagy, studied at the Art Student's League, Mills Coll...
19th Century Massachusetts Leather Fire Bucket

19th Century Massachusetts Leather Fire Bucket
Antique 1840s American Collectibles and Curiosities
Leather
Massachusetts leather fire bucket with swing handle painted dark green and red with lettering "W.F.C., 1847 W.B. Brown." Measures: 17.625 inches high.
13 Stars Hand-Sewn Antique American Flag, with Stars in a 3-2-3-2-3 Pattern
13 Stars Hand-Sewn Antique American Flag, with Sta...
Antique Late 19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
13 hand-sewn stars In A 3-2-3-2-3 pattern on an antique American flag of the 1876 Centennial era, possibly a U.S. Navy small boat ensign: Despite the fact that America hasn't been co...
Entirely Hand-Sewn American National Flag with 13 Stars on a Tall Canton
Entirely Hand-Sewn American National Flag with 13 ...
Antique Late 19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
Entirely hand-sewn American National Flag with 13 stars on a tall and narrow canton; a homemade example with interesting presentation, made sometime between the tail end of the civil wa...
13 Stars on a U.S Navy Small Boat Ensign, Entirely Hand-Sewn

13 Stars on a U.S Navy Small Boat Ensign, Entirely...
Antique 1880s American Collectibles and Curiosities
13 stars on a U.S. Navy small boat ensign, entirely hand-sewn, probably made between 1882 and 1884, a beautiful example in a remarkable state of preservation: Despite the fact that A...
U.S Navy Commission Homeward Bound Pennant with 14 Stars, Made by El Rowe & Sons
U.S Navy Commission Homeward Bound Pennant with 14...
Antique 1890s American Collectibles and Curiosities
U.S. Navy commission homeward-bound pennant with 14 stars, made by E.L. Rowe and Sons of Glouchester, Massachusetts, made circa 1890-1909, with verbal history of use in teddy Roosevelt'...
45 Stars on a Attractive Denim Blue Canton, Cotton Bunting American Flag
45 Stars on a Attractive Denim Blue Canton, Cotton...
Antique 1890s American Collectibles and Curiosities
45 stars on an especially attractive denim blue canton, a beautiful example of a cotton bunting flag of this period, 1896-1908, Spanish-American war era, Utah statehood: 45 star Amer...
Blue and Yellow Suffrage Movement Poster

Blue and Yellow Suffrage Movement Poster
Vintage 1910s American Collectibles and Curiosities
BLUE AND YELLOW SUFFRAGETTE MOVEMENT POSTER, PROBABLY MADE FOR DISTRIBUTION BY THE EMPIRE STATE CAMPAIGN COMMITTEE, NEW YORK, 1915: “Vote for Woman Suffrage Nov. 2nd” is the text tha...
Homemade Banner Commemorating the Landing of Apollo 11 on the Moon

Homemade Banner Commemorating the Landing of Apoll...
Vintage 1960s American Collectibles and Curiosities
GRAPHIC HOMEMADE BANNER COMMEMORATING THE LANDING OF APOLLO 11 ON THE MOON WITH ASTRONAUTS NEIL ARMSTRONG AND BUZZ ALDRIN, ON JULY 21st, 1969: Red, white, and blue homemade banner, ma...
40 Star Parade Flag, Extremely Scarce Example, South Dakota Statehood
40 Star Parade Flag, Extremely Scarce Example, Sou...
Antique 19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
40 STARS, AN EXTREMELY SCARCE EXAMPLE AND AN UNOFFICIAL STAR COUNT, ACCURATE FOR JUST SIX DAYS, SOUTH DAKOTA STATEHOOD, 1889: 40 star American national parade flag, printed on coarse,...
42 Stars in an Hourglass Pattern on an Antique American Flag

42 Stars in an Hourglass Pattern on an Antique Ame...
Antique Late 19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
42 STARS IN AN HOURGLASS PATTERN ON AN ANTIQUE AMERICAN FLAG, AN UNOFFICIAL STAR COUNT, WASHINGTON STATEHOOD, 1889-1890: Early American national flag with 42 stars, configured in rows ...
34 Stars in a "Great Star" Pattern on a Brilliant, Royal Blue Canton
34 Stars in a "Great Star" Pattern on a Brilliant,...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
34 STARS IN A "GREAT STAR" PATTERN ON A BRILLIANT, ROYAL BLUE CANTON, OPENING TWO YEARS OF THE CIVIL WAR, 1861-63, KANSAS STATEHOOD: 34 star parade flag, printed on silk. The stars ar...
33 Stars in a "Great Star" Pattern

33 Stars in a "Great Star" Pattern
Antique Mid-19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
33 Stars IN A "Great Star" pattern, a rare and extraordinary example, pre-civil war through the war's opening year, 1859-1861, Oregon statehood: 33 star parade flag, printed on silk...
35 Stars in a Double Wreath Pattern on a Civil War Veteran's Flag

35 Stars in a Double Wreath Pattern on a Civil War...
Antique Late 19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
35 stars in a double wreath pattern on a civil war veteran's flag with overprinted battle honors of the New York 71st volunteer infantry: 35 star parade flag with double-wreath patte...
38 Stars and a Very Unusual Complement of 31 Stripes on an Antique American Flag
38 Stars and a Very Unusual Complement of 31 Strip...
Antique 1870s American Collectibles and Curiosities
38 stars and a very unusual complement of 31 stripes, on an antique American flag made during the period when Colorado was the most recent state to join the union, 1876-1889, with stunn...
34 Star Civil War Period Flag with Unusual Woven Stripes and Press Dyed Stars
34 Star Civil War Period Flag with Unusual Woven S...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
34 stars, Civil War period (1861-63), an unusual example with woven stripes and press-dyed stars, possibly made in New York by the Annin Company: 34 star flag, of the Civil War period, ...
13 Hand-Sewn Stars In A Beautiful Medallion Configuration On An Antique Flag
13 Hand-Sewn Stars In A Beautiful Medallion Config...
Antique 1870s American Collectibles and Curiosities
13 HAND-SEWN STARS IN A BEAUTIFUL MEDALLION CONFIGURATION ON A SMALL SCALE ANTIQUE AMERICAN FLAG OF THE 1876 CENTENNIAL ERA: 13 star American national flag, made around the time of th...
31 Stars Arranged in a Rare Variation of the "Great Star" Pattern

31 Stars Arranged in a Rare Variation of the "Grea...
Antique 1850s American Collectibles and Curiosities
31 STARS ARRANGED IN A RARE VARIATION OF THE “GREAT STAR” PATTERN, WITH THE WORD "VIRGINIA" PAINTED IN THE STRIPES, A PRE-CIVIL WAR FLAG, CALIFORNIA STATEHOOD, 1850-1858, PART OF A SERI...
44 Stars in Zigzagging Rows on a Press-Dyed Wool American Flag

44 Stars in Zigzagging Rows on a Press-Dyed Wool A...
Antique 1890s American Collectibles and Curiosities
44 STARS IN ZIGZAGGING ROWS ON A PRESS-DYED WOOL AMERICAN FLAG, PROBABLY MADE BY THE HORSTMANN COMPANY IN PHILADELPHIA, POSSIBLY FOR USE AS A MILITARY CAMP COLORS, 1890-1896, REFLECTS W...
Antique American U.S Navy Jack with 38 Hand-Sewn Stars and a Rare Maker's Mark
Antique American U.S Navy Jack with 38 Hand-Sewn S...
Antique 1870s American Collectibles and Curiosities
ANTIQUE AMERICAN U.S. NAVY JACK WITH 38 HAND-SEWN STARS AND A RARE MAKER'S MARK OF FLAG AND SAILMAKER W. K. HINMAN OF NEW YORK CITY, FLOWN ON THE YACHT "MARY EMMA," THE FIRST OF SUCH CR...
24 Stars and 13 Stripes on a Southern-Exclusionary Flag of the Civil War
24 Stars and 13 Stripes on a Southern-Exclusionary...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
24 STARS AND 13 STRIPES ON A SOUTHERN-EXCLUSIONARY FLAG OF THE CIVIL WAR PERIOD, PROBABLY 1861 OR 1863-64, AN EXTREMELY RARE STAR COUNT, EX-TOM CONNELLY COLLECTION: American nationa...
13 Hand-Sewn Stars in a Beautiful Medallion Configuration on a Small-Scale Flag
13 Hand-Sewn Stars in a Beautiful Medallion Config...
Antique 1870s American Collectibles and Curiosities
13 HAND-SEWN STARS IN A BEAUTIFUL MEDALLION CONFIGURATION ON A SMALL SCALE ANTIQUE AMERICAN FLAG OF THE 1876 CENTENNIAL ERA: 13 star American national flag, made around the time of th...
38 Star Flag with Stars in a Beautiful Medallion Configuration with Two Outliers
38 Star Flag with Stars in a Beautiful Medallion C...
Antique Late 19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
38 STARS IN AN EXCEPTIONALLY RARE "GREAT-STAR-IN-A-WREATH" CONFIGURATION, 1876-1889, COLORADO STATEHOOD: 38 star American parade flag, block-printed by hand on coarse, glazed cotton. ...
34 Star, Hand-Sewn, Homemade Antique American Flag of the Civil War Period
34 Star, Hand-Sewn, Homemade Antique American Flag...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
34 star, hand-sewn, homemade, antique American flag of the civil war period, made of a combination of salvaged fabrics, including mens shirting, 1861-1863, opening years of the war, ref...
Italian Frame Hand-Carved Open Armchair

By Cavallo Mirror Fair
Italian Frame Hand-Carved Open Armchair
Cavallo Mirror Fair
Antique 17th Century Chippendale American Collectibles and Curiosities
Beech
Italian frame, open-armchair handle carved Size: H 38" x W 22", unfinished raw wood Some water stains on feet Only one left, last of its kind.  
Portuguese Chippendale Style Hand-Carved Italian Frame

By Cavallo Mirror Fair
Portuguese Chippendale Style Hand-Carved Italian F...
Cavallo Mirror Fair
Antique 17th Century Chippendale American Collectibles and Curiosities
Beech
Portuguese Chippendale style hand-carved Italian frame, slif seat missing One piece Left Unfinished raw Measures: H 45 1/2" x W 21 1/4", one of a kind piece.
Rare Sterling Silver and Gold 1903 Scale Model "A"...
Antique Early 1900s American Collectibles and Curiosities
Gold, Silver
A rare sterling silver and gold 1903 scale model "A" ford with diamonds and rubies Made for the 100TH Anniversary Measures: H 10" x L 13" Replica of a 1903 Model 'A' with wood...
48 Stars, Crocheted, a Beautiful Example

48 Stars, Crocheted, a Beautiful Example
Mid-20th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
48 stars, crocheted, a beautiful example, WWI - WWII Era Beginning around the turn of the century, it became popular to make American flags from various forms of needlework, primari...
30 Stars on an Antique American Flag Made in the Period Between 1870-1890
30 Stars on an Antique American Flag Made in the P...
Antique Late 19th Century American Collectibles and Curiosities
30 stars on an antique American flag made in the period between 1870 and the 1890s, probably to commemorate the year in which Wisconsin entered the union as the 30th state, in 1848: ...
Tip Tray Cliff House, San Francisco, circa 1930s

Tip Tray Cliff House, San Francisco, circa 1930s
Vintage 1930s Other American Collectibles and Curiosities
Wood
Wooden tip tray with San Francisco Cliff House images was probably used on sight in the bar or sold as a souvenir. It dates from the 1930s. Located on the Point Lobos cliffs overlooking...
13 Hand-Sewn Stars in a 3-2-3-2-3 Pattern on an Antique American Flag
13 Hand-Sewn Stars in a 3-2-3-2-3 Pattern on an An...
Antique 1860s American Collectibles and Curiosities
13 hand-sewn stars in a 3-2-3-2-3 pattern on an antique American flag with endearing wear from long-term use, and in an extraordinarily small amoung it's pieced-and-sewn counterparts, p...
Rare United States Marine Corps Banner of the 1910-1920 Era

Rare United States Marine Corps Banner of the 1910...
Vintage 1910s American Collectibles and Curiosities
RARE UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS BANNER OF THE 1910S-1920S ERA, MADE OF SATIN SILK WITH STRONG COLOR AND ATTRACTIVE LETTERING: Like the men that they represent, antique Marine Corps te...