Auctions: Affordable gifts online; folk, primitive art
Typical of the primitive and folk quality of many of the auction's pieces are two works in metal: a hanging tin corner shelf with ... are a dozen clocks, notably a mid-19th-century Vincenti & Cie French bronze-and-marble figural mantel clock, expected ...
Carnegie Museum benefactor's estate goes up for sale
Among the standouts are a Jefferson reverse-painted "hollyhock" lampshade and a French Gothic-style brass dome mantel clock. In the bibliophile section ... a Victorian corner wall shelf, two Victorian marbletop washstands and an oak church pew.
Upcoming sales offer paintings, precious metals, nostalgia
A trio of sales brings an amazing array of art, antiques and collectibles to the auction ... before moving on to a collection of antique clocks, with a small but significant selection of Seth Thomas mantle models. Art is generally the highpoint of most ...
VICKERS/A cure for any ailment
The small blue glass jar has become collectible and sells at flea ... above the fireplace in most country homes held a clock, some family pictures, and a box of matches. The mantel also served as a shelf to hold a variety of patent medicines.
Meissner's Antique Estate Auction
Stoneware Steins w/Cobalt Blue; Carnival Glass; Pr of C.I. Garden Urns; 1840’s Percussion Dbl Barrel Shotgun; Wooden Country Store Model; 1880’s Sm Oak Tool Chest; Large Telescope; (2) Gutta Percha Union Cases w/Tin Types; Iron Window Grate ...