Beautiful antique Coiffe Borgfeldt Coronet Limoges cake plate decorated with a ring of delicate hand-painted pink wild roses and a small bouquet of matching flowers at the center. This porcelain cake plate is then trimmed with brushed gold on an embossed scroll border decoration.
Plate measures approx. 10-3/4 inch in diameter, across the cutout handles and 10 inch wide measuring side to side. In very good condition, with a small nick on the underside edge, not detected when ..
Another unique punched tin cabinet panel with this design featuring what appears to be a framed flower at the center, with interlocking arches around the borders and a row of ring chains inside at each end. The chain design is somewhat reminiscent of a wedding ring quilt pattern. If you're looking for truly vintage pie safe tin panels or tin for an old hoosier cabinet, jelly cupboard, or some other use in your rustic country kitchen decor, we've got a variety to choose from, ..
With a Japanese influence so typical of the aesthetic movement, this antique Brownhills teapot was apparently a carryover of days gone by some two decades later. Dating to the 1920s, the stippled body is decorated with an overglaze enamel pattern of alternating zig-zag and fan vertical bands that flank colorful floral panels all around. Each of the two sides features one lone bright flower believed to be a cherry blossom or clematis, fuchsia in color that fades to white, wit..
A wonderful large English earthenware pitcher or jug, likely from the Staffordshire region, with an unusual decorative mix. Around the body of the jug is a raised rope design forming four 6-sided polygon frames, three of which have brown transferware images of what I speculate are English warriors, each image having a golden luster finish. (The fourth panel is where the handle joins the jug body.) At the rim of the pitcher, both inside and out, is a lovely brown lattice and t..
A lovely red clay earthenware syrup pitcher wrapped in a Jackfield-style glossy black glaze and trimmed with lacy gold enamel work at and around the rim and shoulders.
I typically find this pottery classified as "Jackfield," however, have also seen the terms Jet Ware, Victorian jetware, or blackware used for these reddish clay vessels that are wrapped in a glossy black lead glaze.
Standing 6-1/4" high at the spout rim and 7" long, spout to handle, this pitcher is oval in sh..
Wonderful lobed ironstone biscuit jar, its melon form decorated on two sides with brown transferware floral sprays of daisies and petite wild flowers. The single-color transfer pattern inspires a colorful overlay of imaginative thought, while taste buds long for a sampling of the treats kept safe within.
A scalloped cap-like ridge encircles the crown of the semi-porcelain jar, which is topped by a most unusual embossed tin lid — a perfect fit in all respects. At the center o..
Adding to our Black Americana collection, this wonderful Mammy cookie jar was distributed by the National Silver Company in the late 1940s / early 1950s. According to the Illustrated Value Guide to Cookie Jars, Book II, the National Silver Company 'was another distributor that did not manufacture any of the products they sold. It is difficult to tell who made the cookie jars for them since they had several different companies commissioned to manufacture the items they sold.'
Reminiscent of the Royal Worcester Evesham pattern, this miniature creamer actually appears to be part of the Delecta line produced by Royal Worcester, in the Coburg shape. Decorated with various colored fruit, dainty bluebells, a couple of petite butterflies, and a lone beetle, this sweet little bone china creamer resembles an oaken bucket with staves and a branch handle.In excellent condition, with no nicks, chips, or cracks. Measures 3-1/4 inch high with a base diamete..
From America's finest heavy aluminum ware, offered here is a fabulous heavy formed aluminum Nordic Ware cake mold bringing Santa to your house just as he should be — in three-dimensional form atop the chimney. Still securely wrapped in its original package, this two-piece cake mold stands approx. 9-1/2 inch tall, with the cake height more in the 9 inch range. There are a couple of points where the seam in the wrapping has split, but I detect no damage to the aluminum form its..
Vintage punched tin cabinet panel, with scalloped edges and a diamond at the center. I've only found one image, on Country Living, of a pie safe cupboard with punched tin panels like this, but unfortunately find nothing to suggest the pattern has a name (however, it almost resembles a doily or place mat). If you're looking for truly vintage pie safe tin panels or tin for an old hoosier cabinet, jelly cupboard, or some other use in your rustic country kitchen decor, we've got ..
A punched tin cabinet panel featuring a large star at the center and hearts at each corner, all in concentric fashion. If you're looking for truly vintage pie safe tin panels or tin for an old hoosier cabinet, jelly cupboard, or some other use in your rustic country kitchen decor, I've got a variety to choose from, all shown below.Panel measures 10 inch wide and 14 inch long.Please note, I have multiples available, each as found, some rather clean and some with varyi..
Add a bit of that vintage Christmas touch with this fabulous Stevens terry cloth hand towel, crisp, clean, and unused! Greet your guests with a Merry Christmas greeting on a towel featuring Santa's face on a Christmas bell that sits cradled in the midst of poinsettia flowers and holly berries and leaves. In excellent condition, measures 16" excluding the fringe and 11" wide. Tag reads Stevens Terrycloth - Stevens Fabrics - All Cotton - Made In U.S.A...
A pair of blue & white Royal Copenhagen decorative wall plates, 1969 and 1975 — perfect for any time of year, not just Christmas. The 1969 plate features a family of barnyard or farmyard ducks, standing in a blanket of snow. The 1975 plate features Marselisborg Slot, The Queen's Christmas Residence, with a lone guard standing post outside.These plates are marked with the Royal Copenhagen Denmark mark, and both show the KL initials of artist Kai Lange.Both are in excellen..
Royal Copenhagen blue and white collectible Mother's Day (Mors Dag) plate dating to 1975 and featuring a mother bird (possibly quail) and her young chick in the nest, the baby holding a flower in its beak. I've seen this plate listed as having an official name of Bird in Nest With Her Young One. Plate is in excellent condition, with no nicks, chips, or cracks, and measures 6" in diameter. Marked Royal Copenhagen Denmark - Mother's Day. Designed by Arne Ungermann...
A gorgeous, ornate Victorian cast iron corner shelf in an Eastlake and aesthetic movement style, made to look like ebonized wood, and likely dating to the 1880s. While most of these corner shelves are made of wood, the iron construction of this one suggests its original intended use was as a hearth or parlor stove shelf, built to to withstand heat.Measuring 13-1/2 inch long and approx. 5-1/2 deep (the straight side walls are 5 inch deep), this metal corner shelf is..
Long blue slump glass (also referred to as bent glass) vintage art glass tray with a pebble texture and rippled edge. Designed with three shallow compartments, this glass tray would be perfect for serving tea sandwiches, appetizers and/or dips, but also makes for a great table accent piece.Measures approx. 17-1/2 inch long and 6-3/4 inch wide at the corners and approx. 1 inch deep. Prepacked weight: 1 lb 5 ozThis is one of two similar trays I have coming from the same e..
Cute, cute, cute! Pair of figural open salts / salt cellar dips, with the duck body serving as the individual salt bowl, and the head decorated on each side with red enamel in the eyes. Although unsigned, 5000 Open Salts by Heacock & Johnson lists these as having been made in West Germany and originally marked with a paper label. Measuring 3 inch long from the tail to the beak and 1-3/8 inch wide, one of the ducks has a nick on the inside of the rim and another tiny flake..
Featuring a fun, fresh, 1950s tropical fruit motif with a pineapple emphasis, this Georges Briard Ambrosia mid-century enamelware chafing pot comes with a matching lid and a warming standing. The base white enamel is trimmed with pineapples and strawberries in a delightful mix of colors, with turquoise blue, black, and gold most prominent. In very good condition, showing some signs of use but no structural damage, this lidded pot measures 8 inches wide, 4-1/2 inches deep — th..
Large brass cricket box / lidded cage with an 8 inch long octagon shape and hinged lid with handle. The hinged latch brass metal is pierced on all eight side panels and the lid.Perfect for kitchen use, such as storing tea bags, or even as a trinket box on your desk or dresser. For those who want to keep things a bit more secure, the lid can be locked with a small padlock, if you wish, as the slotted hinged metal plate hasp fastener fits over the metal loop.Measures 8 inch lo..
Long green slump glass (also referred to as bent glass) vintage art glass tray with a pebble texture and rippled edge. Designed with three shallow compartments, this glass tray would be perfect for serving tea sandwiches, appetizers and/or dips, but also makes for a great table accent piece.Measures approx. 17-1/2 inch long and 6-3/4 inch wide at the corners and approx. 1 inch deep. Prepacked weight: 1 lb 6 ozThis is one of two similar trays I have coming from the same ..
Nice and narrow vintage ribbed glass refrigerator bottle, perfect for cooling water or beverages when you have limited space. The bottle has a humpback top with an offset red screw top lid. Bottle measures 8 inch high to the rim, 5 inch wide and is 2-1/4 inch thick, a size that can accommodate one quart of liquid. I've seen other bottles with the same vertical ribbed design and rounded top listed and marked as Anchor Hocking. However, this bottle bears only a '1' on..
Vintage 10" round woven straw basket casserole dish carrier with handles and a raffia floral decorative finish, measures 10 inch in diameter and approx. 3 inch deep. I believe these were originally made as carriers for Pyrex casserole baking dishes.Not much of one for cooking? Use this in your bathroom or bedroom as a vanity catchall, or line this low, wide straw basket with a protective plastic liner and fill it with a small variety of of houseplants or herbs for a lig..
Vintage 3-tier folding wood pie pastry stand with three round shelves, perfect for an open corner knickknack shelf display or even if you're needing a small plant stand. Measures 36 inch high with approx. 9-3/8 in between the lower two shelves (the top shelf has a bit less room) and is 11-3/8 inch wide, with a footprint depth of 8 inch. Each shelf is approx. 9-1/2 inch in diameter, with the slightly recessed center 7 inch wide. In good condition, with minor hints of fading in..
Still in the box and never unpacked or used, a 1980s 5-piece Benjamin & Medwin brass miniature mold set, great for kitchen decor. Included is the wall mount and four molds in a variety of shapes — heart, melon, daisy (flower) and pineapple. The wall mount measures 12 inch long, and for size reference, the pineapple mold is 3-1/2 inch long and 2-1/2 inch wide. All in excellent condition...
Vintage working Dominion Electric 2-slice toaster, this is Dominion's Style 1109, with chrome exterior. The Heetech plug is marked Genuine Bakelite. I suspect the bullet-shaped flip side handles may be bakelite as well.Stands 7-1/4 inch high, and the base measures 7-1/4 inch long and 5-1/2 inch wide. This toaster is in working condition. As should be expected of something used and this age, metal shows oxidation, both inside and out. Cord shows some wear, but nothing exte..
A fabulous unused vintage Christmas half apron from the 1950s, still waiting for its debut appearance! The apron's front pocket area is decorated with a Christmas wreath, bell, and ornaments, each offering a holiday greeting in various languages of the universe - Merry Christmas, Fröhliche Weihnachten (German), Feliz Navidad (Spanish), Boun Natale (Italian), Joyeux Noel et Heureuse Année (French), Felices Fiestas (Spanish), Happy New Year.
Apron still retains its sewn-in tag..
A delightful decorative plate from Bing & Grondahl, issued in 1981 and titled Christmas Peace. In the characteristic bas-relief, blue on white underglaze technique, this plate features a young girl wearing her Christmas cap and gloves, decorated with hearts, as she appears to decorate the day with a bundle of wheat for the hungry wild birds. The bottom rim reads Jule-Aften 1981 (Juleaften means Christmas Eve).In excellent condition. (That's just a bit of glare in ..
Perfect for table decoration at the Christmas holiday, a set of collectible Fitz and Floyd Plaid Christmas salt and pepper shakers still in its original box. Santa measures 4 inches high while the wrapped gift box shaker measures approx. 2-1/4 inch high and 2 inch square. Both shakers are in excellent condition, with no nicks, chips or cracks. Box shows a copyright year of 2002...