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PEERLESS BLACK MATCH HOLDER AND STRIKER AMERICAN DRESSING CO. MONTREAL PEERLESS BLACK LEATHER POLISH."Guaranteed High Grade The Shine That Won't Come Off" Box on match holder has in part "Highest Award Paris 1900 Diploma of Honor Glasgow 1901" .Measures 5 1/2" in length X 4 1/4" in width. Circa 1902. Canadian match holder made by MacDonald Mfg. Co. Ltd. Toronto. Shows wear for sure but this is a tin match holder that we have never seen before...
JOHANN FABER WINDUP CLOCKWORK PENCIL STORE DISPLAY IN THE FORM OF A SAILBOAT.Sails are heavy cardboard, mast and body of boat are wood, base is wood, clockwork mechanism appears to be brass, crepe paper used on front of sailboat to give illusion of water. Flag at top is paper. mechanism is tight so I think it is overwound. It is not working but should rock back and forth. Circa 1920's we believe..Some pencils are marked FABER others marked AMERICAN PENCIL CO. NEW YORK.Some minor damage to crepe paper. Balance of this display is great! Measures 21 3/4" to top of flag with a measurement of 16" in length X 4" in width @base.RARE PENCIL ADVERTISING DISPLAY.
DIAMOND DYES WOOD SHIPPING BOX. Circa 1900. This is the original shipping crate for a large size cabinet like the Maypole or Governess. One side panel replaced otherwise 100% original. Stencils indicate it was sent from Wells & Richardson Co. Limited Montreal P.Q. and shipped to a merchant by the name of L.Z. Magnan in Joliette P.Q. Measures 32" in height X 25" in width X 11 1/4" in depth. A rare box!
BLACK DIAMOND STRINGS TIN COUNTER TOP DISPLAY CABINET. Display case from a music store that held strings for all musical instruments. Circa 1950's. Measures 24" in height X 14 1/2" in width and 10 1/2 in depth. Painted cabinet held guitar strings,mandolin,spanish guitar,hawaiian guitar, tenor banjo and violin strings. Label on inside back doors read "A Guaranteed Product of the National Musical String Co. New Brunswick N.J." Inside case there is a 3 unused mandolin strings and an empty box for Hawaiian guitar strings. Cabinet has minor nicks and scratches on front with small areas of paint loss on back.
DIAMOND DYES CABINET 1890'S "EVOLUTION OF WOMAN".Measures 29 3/4" in height X 22 1/2" in width X 11 1/4" in depth.Cabinet is missing most of its interior dividers. It has been stripped and refinished with a satin finish.The tin depicts the evolution of a woman starting in the bottom left corner at 7 o'clock where she is a baby and rotating clockwise to 5 o'clock where she is an old lady. There is a diamond in the center with a rainbow of color shining on the figures. It has overall wear. This has always been a tough cabinet to find in good shape. It is priced very reasonably for the condition.
CREAM OF WHEAT 1950'S CLOTH CUT OUT DOLL. This was a premium given with Cream Of Wheat purchase. Cloth is in excellent condition and colors are bright. Measures 27 1/2" in length X 19 1/2" in width. Instructions for assembly are printed on the cloth.
FREAR'S DRY GOODS STORE TROY N.Y CELLULOID POCKET MIRROR. Measures 2 3/4" in length X 2" in width. Very minor wear. No foxing. Original mirror.
ANTIQUE WOODEN TELEPHONE BOOTH.Circa 1920's. Measures 7' in height X 30 1/2" in depth and width. Has all its original tin pebbled interior.Does not have a phone or seat in it but the evidence of there being there is obvious. Accordion style door works perfectly. I believe the wood is maple. The original finish has been stripped off leaving it ready to be refinished to your taste. Excellent overall condition.
POSTCARDS,POSTCARDS,POSTCARDS. We have approx. 10,000 postcards in stock. Stop in and check out our large selection. We do take these to some of our many shows so please email or call before traveling to the shop or shows we do to be certain they are available.
KING EDWARD HOTEL TORONTO CANADA SOUVENIR PERPETUAL CALENDAR. Circa 1920. Measures 4 1/2" in length X 2 1/2" in width.Embossed metal face pictures the King Edward surrounded by roses. All months date pads are intact.Missing the small fold out easel on back. Neat early hotel/Toronto piece.
HALLOWEEN DECORATION. BLACK CAT LANTERN. Measures 8" in length X 6 1/2" in width X 4" in depth. Scowling cat on one side , smiling cat on reverse. Recently found in the attic of an old general store. c. 1940's
GILCHRIST No.31 Vintage Ice Cream Scoop. Nickle plated brass.Nickle plate has worn through to brass in some areas. Wooden handle. c. 1930's. Clean working condition. Measures 11" in length.
Cast Iron Door Knocker in form of Flower Basket.Paint is 100% original. No breaks or damage to casting.I believe this was made by Hubley.Has the number "13" stamped on back. c1930's.Guaranteed old and original.Measures 4"in height X 3" in width.
PLANTERS PEANUTS jar with tin lid. c.1940's. Rim of jar has a couple of very teany edge chips. Tin lid shows some wear. Neat original jar. Measures 10" in height X 9" in length X 5" in width.
CLOWN FIGURAL PENCIL SHARPENER & MAGNIFYING GLASS. Magnifier is "DRUM" and pencil sharpener is "BASE". Paint is in very good condition. Measures 2 1/2" in height X 1 1/4" in width. Made of white metal. circa 1950's.
Beautiful victorian hall lamp. Complete with font and chimney and in working condition.Intricate brass frame with amber glass inserts.Measures 28" overall.. with 10 1/2" glass panels.circa 1900. PRICE:$495.00