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Weathered Workshop Stool by Lyon C1920s
Weathered Workshop Stool by Lyon C1920s

$275.00

This old factory stool has it all: a sturdy oak seat, a solid folded steel base and (best of all) wonderfully worn finish on the wood and metal. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 24" tall, this stool is a great additi...

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Art Deco Doctor's Sterilizer Desk C1920s
Art Deco Doctor's Sterilizer Desk C1920s

$750.00

In wonderful vintage condition, this 1920's Art Deco doctor's desk features maple construction, glass knobs and bright chrome details. The top right drawer features a decal that reads "sterilizer," and all along the sides and back of the sturdy desk run racing stripes, reflections of the streamli...

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Chipped and Charming Perforated Metal Cabinet C1940s
Chipped and Charming Perforated Metal Cabinet C1940s

$900.00

In the style of a dental cabinet, this home-made treasure offers as much Folk as function. We love the worn green and white chipped paint, the perforated metal cabinet and the exposed steel that shows just the right about of weathering. We recommend this piece find a home in your bathroom, entry ...

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Simmons Faux Wood Grain Metal Dresser C1930s
Simmons Faux Wood Grain Metal Dresser C1930s

$2,200.00

Durable and fire proof, Simmons brand furnishings were best known for their unique faux bois finish. This stunning example features ornate quarter-sawn oak faux grain and the original streamline chrome hardware. A fantastic pre-war element for home or retail use. This piece ships by Curbside De...

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Industrial Green Painted Operating Room Stool C1920s
Industrial Green Painted Operating Room Stool C1920s

$250.00

This handsome stool from the William V. Willis Co. features a fantastic green chipped finish, which exposes the cast iron below the paint. The familiar shape is most noticeable for the cabriole legs. The seat raises up and down with a turn, taking this stool seamlessly from dining height to count...

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Weathered Adjustable Height Factory Stool C1920s
Weathered Adjustable Height Factory Stool C1920s

$250.00

Raise and lower this vintage factory stool with a twist of the rubberized knob. There are so many great industrial details on this factory stool: the utilitarian design, the masonite seat, the scratched and worn finish -- we love everything about this piece and hope you do, too. Adjustable height...

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Pair of Chipped White Toledo Cafe Chairs, C1910
Pair of Chipped White Toledo Cafe Chairs, C1910

Sold As A Set of 2.

$825.00

The Toledo chair, with iconic cabriole legs and hour-glass bent-metal frame, is one of the hallmark designs of the early industrial era. Produced in Toledo, Ohio, factory seating became the bread and butter of the Uhl Art Steel Company from the turn of the 20th century through the 1950's. This re...

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Set of 4 Mid-Century Wire Patio Folding Chairs C1940s
Set of 4 Mid-Century Wire Patio Folding Chairs C1940s

Sold as a set of 4.

$450.00

You'll be all ready for summer with these adorable mid-century metal folding chairs. Backyard cookouts and badminton tournaments won't be complete without a set of these fantastic vintage finds, so be sure to get them while they are hot. We don't know what we like best: the deliciously worn patin...

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Wrought Iron Wire Work Stool C1930
Wrought Iron Wire Work Stool C1930

$195.00

Likely salvaged from a country store counter, this useful little stool features traditional wrought iron wire work in the base and a sturdy plywood seat. Use it for sitting or for setting, as it would make an unexpected and delightful entry table. Condition notes: The wrought iron is worn and c...

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Saarenin Inspired Tulip Side Chair C1960
Saarenin Inspired Tulip Side Chair C1960

$300.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designs of the 20th century, this Tulip chair is perfectly proportioned to compliment your modern home. Eero Saarenin's 1955 collection of Tulip tables and chairs met many of the design challenges of the day: creating furniture at the new standard of modern d...

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Saarenin Inspired Tulip Stool C1960
Saarenin Inspired Tulip Stool C1960

$225.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designs of the 20th century, this Tulip stool is perfectly proportioned to compliment any modern home. Eero Saarenin's 1955 collection of Tulip tables and chairs met many of the design challenges of the day: creating furniture at the new standard of modern de...

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Salvaged Toledo Typing Desk Base W/ Reclaimed Wood Top C1935
Salvaged Toledo Typing Desk Base W/ Reclaimed Wood Top C1935

$550.00

Some old dogs can learn new tricks. This beautifully finished Toledo typing desk base has been given new life with the addition of a slab of reclaimed fir. The piece offers a buttery smooth work surface, as well as convertible legs that allow the desk to become mobile with the flip of a handle. W...

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Cole Steel Multi-Drawer Cabinet C1960
Cole Steel Multi-Drawer Cabinet C1960

$650.00

Imagine how organized you'll be with the help of this fantastic mid-century filing cabinet. Manufactured by Cole Steel, this unit boasts 18 drawers, each with their own aluminum drawer pull and label slot. While we have stacked up the 6 bays onto the original baked-on green base, you can also un...

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General Store Revolving Nut and Bolt Cabinet C1905
General Store Revolving Nut and Bolt Cabinet C1905

$4,500.00

This impressive example of early-century organization features some wonderful details: original porcelain knobs, ornate stenciled drawer labels, and unique red and natural wood finish. At 36" tall, this 80-drawer revolving cabinet would have sat on a counter in a turn-of-the-century general store...

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Milo Baughman Style Mid-Century Swivel Desk C1958
Milo Baughman Style Mid-Century Swivel Desk C1958

$1,500.00

Cubic massing, brass details, an unexpected twist -- all of these elements harken to the California Modern design movement, led by furniture makers like Milo Baughman. While these piece is unmarked, it bares several hallmarks of Baughman's accessible, simple design, especially when it comes to it...

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Industrial Rite-Hite Factory Stool C1940
Industrial Rite-Hite Factory Stool C1940

$525.00

This industrial factory stool from the Dependable Manufacturing Co. has it all: a fully adjustable frame (that even brings the foot rest when it raises and lowers), great worn red patina and a beautiful solid oak seat. We love the triangular base and the adjustable height allows this stool to go ...

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Chipped and Cherished Examination Room Chair C1920
Chipped and Cherished Examination Room Chair C1920

$300.00

Made of pressed and folded steel by the William V Willis Co, this fantastic examination room chair has lines and style reminiscent of Charles Thonet's early designs. The main point of interest for this remarkable piece is the multiple levels of worn paint. Currently, it is mostly green, but it ap...

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Twisted Wire Ice Cream Parlor Set W/ Table and Two Chairs C1900
Twisted Wire Ice Cream Parlor Set W/ Table and Two Chairs C1900

$775.00

From the Royal Metal Manufacturing Company's "Wearproof" line, this set of charming cafe chairs and table dates from the early days of ice cream parlors and pop shoppes. The bases of the chairs and table are made of heavy-gauge twisted wire, and feature the trademark iron disk that ties the stret...

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Small Simmons Green Painted Side Table C1930
Small Simmons Green Painted Side Table C1930

$450.00

Durable and fire proof, Simmons brand furnishings were best known for their unique faux wood grain finish. Made of pressed sheet steel, this darling example features "turned" legs, but the original faux wood grain paint that was a hallmark of Simmons' pieces has been covered with a layer of indus...

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Salvaged Toledo Typing Desk Base W/ Reclaimed Wood Top C1935
Salvaged Toledo Typing Desk Base W/ Reclaimed Wood Top C1935

$625.00

Some old dogs can learn new tricks. This beautifully finished Toledo typing desk base has been given new life with the addition of a slab of reclaimed fir. The piece offers a buttery smooth work surface, as well as convertible legs that allow the desk to become mobile with the flip of a handle. W...

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Small Simmons Faux Wood Grain Side Table C1930
Small Simmons Faux Wood Grain Side Table C1930

$400.00

Durable and fire proof, Simmons brand furnishings were best known for their unique faux bois finish. Made of pressed sheet steel, this darling example features "turned" legs, and just a hint of the original faux wood grain paint that was a hallmark of Simmons' pices. A fantastic pre-war element f...

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Adjustable Height Toledo Factory Stool W/ Maple Seat C1930
Adjustable Height Toledo Factory Stool W/ Maple Seat C1930

$745.00

Produced in Toledo, Ohio, factory and commercial seating became the bread and butter of the Uhl Art Steel Company from the turn of the 20th century through the 1950's. This iconic factory stool features its original lovely maple seat, folded metal legs, Uhl's patented ratchet height adjuster and,...

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Adjustable Height Toledo Factory Stool C1930
Adjustable Height Toledo Factory Stool C1930

$695.00

Produced in Toledo, Ohio, factory and commercial seating became the bread and butter of the Uhl Art Steel Company from the turn of the 20th century through the 1950's. This iconic factory stool features a steel top, folded metal legs, Uhl's patented ratchet height adjuster and, best of all, perfe...

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Table Top Medical Cabinet by Clark & Roberts C1910
Table Top Medical Cabinet by Clark & Roberts C1910

$825.00

Durable and fireproof, metal furnishings were commonly found in hospitals and doctor's offices from the turn of the century through the 1930's. This incredible example of early-century medical furniture features heavy-duty steel construction, beveled glass cabinet doors and faceted glass drawer k...

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Complete National Screw & Manufacturing Co Display Board C1960
Complete National Screw & Manufacturing Co Display Board C1960

$495.00

The National Screw & Manufacturing Company made hardware products out of Cleveland, OH for almost 100 years. This fantastic relic of their mid-century marketing features a large variety of fasteners, each marked with a great sans-serif label. We especially love the little robotic mascot depic...

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Mid-Century Figurettes Display Cabinet C1960
Mid-Century Figurettes Display Cabinet C1960

$950.00

Worn and weathered, this rustic metal display cabinet once stored dozens of ladies' stockings. Known as "the most uplifting business in the world," Figurettes has made women's hosiery, undergarments and girdles from the mid-20th century through to today. We are enchanted by the little female sil...

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Enormous Hardware Store Stackbin Cabinet C1945
Enormous Hardware Store Stackbin Cabinet C1945

$1,750.00

We rescued 10 of these impressive Stackbin cabinets from a hardware factory in the Midwest. Originally, they were used to sort and organize parts of various sizes as part of their manufacture, but they have so many applications in modern life as well. The perfect way to protect and organize your...

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Rustic Green Factory Foreman's Desk C1935
Rustic Green Factory Foreman's Desk C1935

$425.00

We love when our antiques show their age, and this salvaged Foreman's Desk is a perfect example of how time plus use can often equal beauty. The wear on layers of paint demonstrates years of hard use, and we've taken care to restore and preserve this piece so that it will offer it's next owner ye...

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Rustic Kitchen Table W/ Steel Base & Enamel Top C1930
Rustic Kitchen Table W/ Steel Base & Enamel Top C1930

$395.00

In lovely condition, this 1930's kitchen table boasts an absolutely beautiful enamel and steel composition. The construction is simple: a work surface on four sturdy steel legs; minimal ornamentation. While the incredible enamel has very little wear, the steel base shows its age in a few nicks an...

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Traditional Amish-Style Hickory Bentwood Rocker C1930
Traditional Amish-Style Hickory Bentwood Rocker C1930

$575.00

Amish craftsmen have been building this style of bentwood rocker for many generations, and the example shown here is almost as old as the design itself. Judging from the weathering and the fasteners, we'd put this handsome hickory rocker toward the early half of the 20th century. Today, there's n...

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Petite Three-Legged Round Butcher Block C1925
Petite Three-Legged Round Butcher Block C1925

$1,250.00

Set atop three carved and turned wooden legs, this rustic butcher block bears all the (literal) marks of years of service. We love how worn and hammered it is, showing that it has enjoyed a lifetime of work before coming into our restoration shop. The block itself is made from a single slice of h...

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Pair of Thaden-Jordan Molded Plywood Side Chairs C1947
Pair of Thaden-Jordan Molded Plywood Side Chairs C1947

$1,800.00

Like Charles Eames, Herbert Von Thaden began experimenting with molded plywood as a military resource during World War II. These handsome side chairs were an unexpected result. Made from bent plywood and veneered in amber-colored maple, this pair stands in excellent condition, despite their 60 y...

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 Industrial Rite-Hite Factory Stool W/ Tripod Base C1930
Industrial Rite-Hite Factory Stool W/ Tripod Base C1930

$575.00

This industrial factory stool from the Dependable Manufacturing Co. has it all: a fully adjustable frame (that even brings the foot rest when it raises and lowers), great worn green patina and a beautiful solid oak seat. We love the triangular base and the adjustable height allows this stool to g...

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Very Unique Machine Age Shop Stool C1935
Very Unique Machine Age Shop Stool C1935

$325.00

We are in awe of this unusual shop stool, which combines simple usefulness with streamline design elements. A sturdy, helpful piece with enough style to add charm to any space, workshop, studio, etc. Condition notes: Good vintage condition. Scratches in the paint and metal are all commensurate ...

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Rustic Milking Stool W/ Chipped Red Paint C1930
Rustic Milking Stool W/ Chipped Red Paint C1930

$150.00

Don't wait until the cows comes home to enjoy this Milking Stool. It's a little gem of Depression-era design, complete with traditional milking stool tripod construction, with the added joy of a perfectly weathered painted patina. A wonderful addition to your kitchen, workshop or retail display. ...

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Toledo Furniture Company Cafe Table W/ Japanned Copper Base and Oak Top C1915
Toledo Furniture Company Cafe Table W/ Japanned Copper Base and Oak Top C1915

$800.00

Made by the Toledo Metal Furniture Company, this folded steel cafe table features many of the famed Ohio furniture manufacture's trademarks, including the cabriole legs, diamond-shaped bracing and japanned copper metal finish. Originally, these tables were marketed for soda shops and ice cream pa...

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Excelsior Flat Top Doll Trunk W/ Oak and Brass Details C1910
Excelsior Flat Top Doll Trunk W/ Oak and Brass Details C1910

$450.00

Comprised of oak, steel, canvas and brass, this petite flat top trunk would have been used to store and transport a doll in the early 20th century. While the exterior is in very nice condition, the interior is quite lovely, with the paper lining and tray completely intact. Special features includ...

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World War II Military Footlocker C1945
World War II Military Footlocker C1945

$225.00

This hardy fiberboard military footlocker once belonged to Frederick Rasmussen, veteran and member of the Greatest Generation. Style and material dictate that this footlocker was either late World War II or early 1950's issue, perhaps even dating from the Korean War period. It goes without saying...

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Slatted Maple Tandem Folding Chairs C1925
Slatted Maple Tandem Folding Chairs C1925

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$325.00

The only thing better than an early 20th-century folding chair is an early 20th-century tandem folding chair. Made from solid maple, this sturdy classic is perfectly proportioned to fit into your dining room, living room or entry hall. Even though the double-folding chair is a utilitarian workhor...

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Child's Metal Folding Chair W/ Clown Motif C1960
Child's Metal Folding Chair W/ Clown Motif C1960

$195.00

Bring in the clowns! This adorable little folding chair features a bright red baked-on enamel finish, wonderful wear in the seat and legs, and a happy little clown on the back rest. A fun addition to any play room! Condition notes: Worn condition, but well preserved with easy opening and closing...

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 Rough and Primitive Tri-Color Display Shelf C1940
Rough and Primitive Tri-Color Display Shelf C1940

$650.00

Proof that storage can be fun and useful, this tri-colored display shelf offers fantastic rustic character and plenty of functionality. Primitively built, the piece has four tiers of curved wooden shelves, a bubbly composition, and a wonderfully chipped red, white and blue finish, all set atop th...

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Grey Industrial Welding Shop Stool C1960
Grey Industrial Welding Shop Stool C1960

$175.00

What's a welding shop without a sturdy shop stool? This handsome and helpful little devil features steel construction, hard rubber casters and fantastic worn painted patina. An ideal place to rest between soldering sessions, but an equally lovely mid-century industrial object, perfect for a studi...

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Streamline Polished Chrome Kitchen Stool C1935
Streamline Polished Chrome Kitchen Stool C1935

$250.00

Featuring smooth polished chrome, this dandy kitchen stool offers utility and period charm to your home. We love the horizontal bands that repeat from the seat through the legs (a classic Streamline design trait) and the wonderfully worn seat adds a rustic touch to the otherwise pristine composit...

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Iconic Ironrite Health Posture Ironing Chair C1938
Iconic Ironrite Health Posture Ironing Chair C1938

$495.00

Designed by Herman Sperlich for the Ironrite Ironer Company, this steel and molded plywood chair was produced specifically for busy housewives who spent hours a day at the ironing board. As early understanding of ergonomics developed, good posture was equated with good health, leading to decorati...

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Rustic Wood and Iron Foreman's Desk W/ Original Pencil Sharpener C1915
Rustic Wood and Iron Foreman's Desk W/ Original Pencil Sharpener C1915

$1,800.00

We love when our antiques show their age, and this salvaged Foreman's Desk is a perfect example of how time plus use can often equal beauty. The wear on the layers of paint demonstrates years of hard work, and we've taken care to restore and preserve this piece so that it will offer it's next own...

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Oak School Chair W/ Desk C1930
Oak School Chair W/ Desk C1930

$275.00

Straight from an inter-war-era classroom comes this stoic school chair. As comfortable and solid, this weathered oak specimen could find a home office or study -- it could even make a unique breakfast bar in a small apartment. The possibilities are endless, as is the charm. Condition notes: Ver...

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Weathered Shop Stool W/ Back Rest C1930
Weathered Shop Stool W/ Back Rest C1930

$250.00

This old factory stool has it all: a comfortable round seat, a solid folded steel base and (best of all) a wonderfully chipped mint green painted finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 22" tall, this stool is a gre...

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Bright Yellow Tripod Stool C1940
Bright Yellow Tripod Stool C1940

$240.00

This stool has it all: a unique swag-legged tripod base, an oak seat that has been painted a fun and funky bright yellow and enough character to stand out in any room. At 25" tall, it's just the right height to sit beside your work bench or kitchen counter. An ideal way to add a bit of flare to y...

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Kirkman's Soap Crate C1950's
Kirkman's Soap Crate C1950's

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$95.00

This wonderfully stenciled pine crate would have held 100 cakes of Kirkman brand borax soap. Each cake was wrapped in a screen-printed coupon, which would go toward your next order of Kirkman soap. Hence the slogan "Save the Coupons!" After its life as a soap box, this crate was put to use storin...

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Green and White Painted Examination Room Chair C1920
Green and White Painted Examination Room Chair C1920

$300.00

Made of pressed and folded steel, this fantastic examination room chair has lines and style reminiscent of Charles Thonet's early designs. The main point of interest for this remarkable piece is the multiple levels of worn paint. Currently, it is mostly green, but it appears as though it has been...

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Pair of Mid-Century Tiki Lounge Folding Chairs C1955
Pair of Mid-Century Tiki Lounge Folding Chairs C1955

$180.00

Break out the Pina Coladas, because these tropical folding chairs scream Tiki Bar! Made from bamboo and rattan (staples of mid-century "leisure" design), this pair provides flash and style without compromising stability or efficiency. In nice vintage condition, there is one rung of bamboo missing...

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Set of 4 Salterini-Style Clam Shell Folding Chairs C1960
Set of 4 Salterini-Style Clam Shell Folding Chairs C1960

$650.00

Possibly the result of the Maurizio Tempestini and John Salterini design collaboration, these folding clam shell chairs are a more accessible rendition of the high-end outdoor furnishing offered by Salterini through the mid-20th century. We love the wonderful mid-century styling, the well-intact ...

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Iconic 40/4 Oak Veneer Stacking Chair by David Rowland C1960s
Iconic 40/4 Oak Veneer Stacking Chair by David Rowland C1960s

$175.00

Simple, ubiquitous, iconic. The 40/4 Stacking Chair by David Rowland is one of the most familiar and reliable decorative arts designs of the 20th century. A contemporary of Eames, Saarenin and Knoll, David Rowland studied under Norman Bel Geddes before before embarking on his own journey of Indus...

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Vintage Kitchen Stool by Boyle C1930
Vintage Kitchen Stool by Boyle C1930

$175.00

This little kitchen stool has it all: solid steel construction, unique Deco decorative elements, and (best of all) a wonderfully worn painted finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 18" tall, this stool is a great a...

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Mid-Century Wire Plant Stand C1960
Mid-Century Wire Plant Stand C1960

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$125.00

Wire and bent metal forms were some of the hallmarks of Mid-Mod design, and this petite bent-wire plant stand comes right out of that movement. Ideal for an intimate patio or apartment balcony, this tiny stand is a fun and useful addition to any space. Refinished in period-appropriate matte black...

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Handsome Sit-Rite Shop Stool by the Wisconsin Chair Co C1930
Handsome Sit-Rite Shop Stool by the Wisconsin Chair Co C1930

$575.00

This industrial "Sit-Rite" factory stool from the Wisconsin Chair Co. has it all: a fully adjustable frame that raises and lowers 10", great worn green patina and a beautiful solid oak seat and back rest. We love the folded steel base and the adjustable mechanism allows this stool to go from dini...

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Vintage Yellow Metal Folding Chair C1960
Vintage Yellow Metal Folding Chair C1960

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$60.00

You'll be all ready for summer with these adorable mid-century metal folding chairs. Backyard cookouts and badminton tournaments wouldn't be complete without a set of these fantastic vintage finds, so be sure to get them while they are hot. We don't know what we like best: the deliciously worn pa...

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Solid Maple Folding Chair C1935
Solid Maple Folding Chair C1935

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$55.00

Salvaged from a busy meeting hall, this solid maple folding chair is sturdy enough to seat guests at your dining table, yet versatile enough to be stowed away easily. Simplicity and functionality are the keys here, but these chairs also bring style and history to the table. Sold individually but ...

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Veneered Maple Theater Folding Chair C1930s
Veneered Maple Theater Folding Chair C1930s

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$60.00

Salvaged from a 1930's auditorium, this veneered maple folding chair is sturdy enough to seat guests at your dining table, yet versatile enough to be stowed away easily. Simplicity and functionality are the keys here, but these chairs also bring style and history to the table. Sold individually b...

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Green Vinyl Reclining Barbershop Chair C1950
Green Vinyl Reclining Barbershop Chair C1950

$450.00

What could be better than a wonderfully intact vinyl and chrome arm chair? How about one that reclines at the flip of a handle? This well-preserved mid-century beauty comes to us from a barber shop, where this chair and his fellows must have lined the vanities, ready to hold waiting customers. Th...

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Hobart Company Hardware Cabinet C1930s
Hobart Company Hardware Cabinet C1930s

$775.00

The Hobart Cabinet Company was established in 1907 in Troy, OH, with the goal of durable metal furnishings for stores and offices. This 50-drawer metal cabinet has it all: 10 stories of label-slot-laden drawers (complete with many of their original hardware store labels), a handsome industrial-gr...

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Southern Pine Pay Masters Desk C1925
Southern Pine Pay Masters Desk C1925

$2,400.00

Perfectly primitive, this pay masters desk from a south Texas ranch was likely built out of found furniture pieces, which explains the mismatched materials and styles. But that's what we love about it: featuring a southern pine slant-topped cabinet mounted on beautifully turned maple legs, this ...

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Set of 8 Simpson Bosworth Ice Cream Parlor Stools C1950
Set of 8 Simpson Bosworth Ice Cream Parlor Stools C1950

$3,000.00

Simpson Bosworth designed and manufactured furniture in Chicago, IL until they were purchased by Sears in the 1960's. This rare large matching set of ice cream parlor stools feature several things we love: nickel plated over steel wire composition (the finish is perfectly aged), a charming heart ...

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Pair of Solid Oak Library Armchairs C1925
Pair of Solid Oak Library Armchairs C1925

BL Marble Chair Company

$700.00

Comprised of perfectly weathered oak, this pair of sturdy armchairs would have originally been found in a library or office space. As comfortable as it is solid, we recommend enjoying this piece in your home office or study, or perhaps using it as a unique dining chair. Our favorite part about th...

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Set of 5 40/4 Stacking Chairs by David Rowland C1960s
Set of 5 40/4 Stacking Chairs by David Rowland C1960s

$1,250.00

Simple, ubiquitous, iconic. The 40/4 Stacking Chair by David Rowland is one of the most familiar and reliable decorative arts designs of the 20th century. A contemporary of Eames, Saarenin and Knoll, David Rowland studied under Norman Bel Geddes before before embarking on his own journey of Indus...

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Rare Iconic Japanned Copper Toledo Roll-Top Typewriter Desk C1925
Rare Iconic Japanned Copper Toledo Roll-Top Typewriter Desk C1925

$2,800.00

Produced in Toledo, Ohio, factory and commercial furniture became the bread and butter of the Uhl Art Steel Company from the turn of the 20th century through the 1950's. With a turn of the key, the top rolls back, revealing a fully-functional, multi-leveled mobile office, perfect for any room. ...

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Solid Oak Library Chair C1935
Solid Oak Library Chair C1935

$325.00

Comprised of solid oak, this sturdy armchair would have originally been found in a library or office space. As comfortable as it is sturdy, we recommend enjoying this piece in your home office or study, or perhaps using it as a unique dining chair.

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Pair of Blonde Oak Library Armchairs C1938
Pair of Blonde Oak Library Armchairs C1938

$700.00

Comprised of perfectly weathered oak, this pair of sturdy armchairs would have originally been found in a library or office space. As comfortable as it is solid, we recommend enjoying these pieces in your home office or study, or perhaps using them as unique dining chairs. Sold as a pair.

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33-Drawer Industrial Parts Cabinet C1935
33-Drawer Industrial Parts Cabinet C1935

$1,500.00

This 33-drawer metal cabinet has it all: 10 stories of label-slot-laden drawers, a stunningly aged raw steel finish and all the history anyone could ask for. Ideal for organization or display and a charming relic of the inter-war industrial period. Possibly by Cole Steel, all labels and placards ...

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Rare and Rustic Apothecary Spice Cabinet C1875
Rare and Rustic Apothecary Spice Cabinet C1875

$750.00

Often replicated, but never truly duplicated, authentic apothecary cabinets are rare (and often misidentified) within the antique community. Made of zinc and thin planks of wood, this cabinet would have most likely been found in a country general store, or maybe even on board a travelling salesma...

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Weathered Green Metal Storage Cabinet C1948
Weathered Green Metal Storage Cabinet C1948

$295.00

We love when our old things show their age, and this industrial metal cabinet is an excellent example of the perfect weathering that only comes with time. Clearly utilitarian, this cabinet also boasts a few unique characteristics that make it as charming as it is useful: the sides and interior sh...

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Solid Cherry Library Armchair W/ Dark Stain C1930
Solid Cherry Library Armchair W/ Dark Stain C1930

$350.00

Comprised of well-preserved and lustrous cherry, this sturdy armchair would have originally been found in a library or office space. Of special note is the beautiful dark stain, which has been worn away in all the right places. As comfortable as it is solid, we recommend enjoying this piece in yo...

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Rustic Wooden Kitchen Table C1915
Rustic Wooden Kitchen Table C1915

$350.00

We love when our old things show their age, and this rustic wooden kitchen table is an excellent example of the perfect weathering that only comes with time.With turned legs, a delightfully aged top and the most wonderfully worn chipped red patina, this darling little side table could go to work ...

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 Industrial Adjustable Stool W/ Oak Seat C1920
Industrial Adjustable Stool W/ Oak Seat C1920

$425.00

This old factory stool has it all: a sturdy wood seat, a solid steel base, an adjustable base that raises and lowers 6 inches, and (best of all) a wonderfully chipped paint finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. A ver...

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Industrial 10-Drawer Garage Cabinet C1945
Industrial 10-Drawer Garage Cabinet C1945

$695.00

Whether for protection, organization or display, this wonderfully worn industrial parts cabinet will be the ideal vessel to hold your prized possessions. With ten drawers in four different sizes (and a variety of separators in each), a helpful work/display surface measuring 20 1/4" by 15", this c...

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Industrial Mobil Oil Display Rack C1925
Industrial Mobil Oil Display Rack C1925

$800.00

This remarkable relic of American petroliana dates from the 1920's, a period when Mobil carried the registered name "Mobiloil." With 6 folded steel shelves and a baked-on black and white enamel finish, this unit was built by Cleveland Ohio's Feick Mfg. Company, a group that specialized in sheet m...

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Solid Oak Jeweler's Desk C1880's
Solid Oak Jeweler's Desk C1880's

$1,500.00

If you're looking for an ideal place to set up your at-home work station, this jeweler's desk has your name on it. Complete with 8 drawers an a handy cabinet, this desk once served as the all-in-one tool box and work station for a jeweler or clock maker in the late 19th century. Through its 130 y...

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Tall Wire Coca Cola Display Rack C1960's
Tall Wire Coca Cola Display Rack C1960's

$595.00

While the Coca Cola Company (founded in 1886) has bore that iconic cursive logo since 1888, this drug store stand likely dates from the late 1960's, a time with the "one-way" bottle was becoming prevalent. With four wire shelves resting on a simple wire frame, the interest in this piece is derive...

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Saarenin Inspired Tulip Side Table C1960
Saarenin Inspired Tulip Side Table C1960

$300.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designs of the 20th century, this Tulip table is perfectly proportioned to compliment your living room or bedroom. Eero Saarenin's 1955 collection of Tulip tables and chairs met many of the design challenges of the day: creating furniture at the new standard of...

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Bright Blue Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960
Bright Blue Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960

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$175.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designers of the 20th century (Charles & Ray Eames), this fiberglass shell chair is perfectly proportioned to compliment any style of home. Our edition is made by Adirondack, a mid-century company that manufactured commercial furnishings in New York. Charl...

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Bright Red Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960
Bright Red Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960

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$175.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designers of the 20th century (Charles & Ray Eames), this fiberglass shell chair is perfectly proportioned to compliment any style of home. Our edition is made by Adirondack, a mid-century company that manufactured commercial furnishings in New York. Charl...

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Bright Yellow Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960
Bright Yellow Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960

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$175.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designers of the 20th century (Charles & Ray Eames), this fiberglass shell chair is perfectly proportioned to compliment any style of home. Our edition is made by Adirondack, a mid-century company that manufactured commercial furnishings in New York. Charl...

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Mustard-Colored Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960
Mustard-Colored Fiberglass Shell Chair W/ Chrome Base C1960

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$175.00

Inspired by one of the most iconic designers of the 20th century (Charles & Ray Eames), this fiberglass shell chair is perfectly proportioned to compliment any style of home. Our edition is made by Adirondack, a mid-century company that manufactured commercial furnishings in New York. Charl...

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Unique Toledo Cafe Stool W/ Chrome-Plated Seat  C1910s
Unique Toledo Cafe Stool W/ Chrome-Plated Seat C1910s

$695.00

The Toledo cafe stool, with iconic cabriole legs and hour-glass bent-metal frame, is one of the hallmark designs of the early industrial era. Produced in Toledo, Ohio, factory seating became the bread and butter of the Uhl Art Steel Company from the turn of the 20th century through the 1950's. Th...

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Raw Steel Industrial Workshop Stool by Lyon C1930
Raw Steel Industrial Workshop Stool by Lyon C1930

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$225.00

This old factory stool has it all: a comfortable square seat, a solid folded steel base and (best of all) a wonderfully aged raw metal finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 22" tall, this stool is a great addition...

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Wood and Steel IRONRITE HEALTH POSTURE IRONING CHAIR C1938
Wood and Steel IRONRITE HEALTH POSTURE IRONING CHAIR C1938

$425.00

Designed by Herman Sperlich for the Ironrite Ironer Company, this steel and molded plywood chair was produced specifically for busy housewives who spent hours a day at the ironing board. As early understanding of ergonomics developed, good posture was equated with good health, leading to decorati...

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Industrial Workshop Stool w/ Oak Seat C1920
Industrial Workshop Stool w/ Oak Seat C1920

$225.00

This old factory stool has it all: a sturdy oak seat, a solid steel base and (best of all) wonderfully worn finish on the wood and metal. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 20" tall, this stool is a great addition to y...

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Pair of ISA International Inc Deco Style Stools C1970's
Pair of ISA International Inc Deco Style Stools C1970's

$400.00

ISA International still produces a collection of seating in Ontario, Canada. This pair of Deco-inspired stools comes from one of their early lines, combining functionality with some handsome styling. The tops are solid maple, with hints of age and wear that only add to their character. The bases ...

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Vintage Opened Backed Oak & Maple Folding Chair C1940s
Vintage Opened Backed Oak & Maple Folding Chair C1940s

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$50.00

Salvaged from a busy radio station, this stained maple folding chair is sturdy enough to seat guests at your dining table, yet versatile enough to be stowed away easily. Simplicity and functionality are the keys here, but these chairs also bring style and history to the table. Sold individually b...

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NOS Workshop Stool W/ Blonde Oak Seat C1960
NOS Workshop Stool W/ Blonde Oak Seat C1960

$250.00

This old factory stool has it all: a sturdy oak seat, a solid steel base and (best of all) wonderfully preserved glossy grey finish on the metal. At 24 3/4" tall, this stool is a great addition to your kitchen counter or workshop.

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Wood Shop Classroom Stool w/ Plywood Seat C1960
Wood Shop Classroom Stool w/ Plywood Seat C1960

$195.00

This old wood shop classroom stool has it all: a sturdy plywood seat, a solid steel base and (best of all) wonderfully worn finish on the wood and metal. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 18" tall, this stool is a gre...

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Pair of Industrial Lyon Stools w/ Back Rests C1925
Pair of Industrial Lyon Stools w/ Back Rests C1925

$580.00

This pair of old factory stools has it all: a comfortable square seat, a solid folded steel base and (best of all) a wonderfully aged raw metal finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 21 1/2" tall, this stool is a g...

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Industrial Workshop Stool w/ New Oak Seat C1950
Industrial Workshop Stool w/ New Oak Seat C1950

$200.00

This old factory stool has it all: a sturdy oak seat (recently replaced) , a solid steel base and (best of all) wonderfully worn finish on the wood and metal. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try. At 24" tall, this stool is a g...

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Toledo Company Metal Stool C1940s
Toledo Company Metal Stool C1940s

$225.00

This war-era industrial stool would have been found in a workshop, garage or factory. It's 16" height made it perfect for getting low to inspect cars or machines and today it continues to be ideal for a work or shop space. Produced in Toledo, Ohio, industrial seating became the bread and butter o...

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Bright Red Kitchen Stool C1940
Bright Red Kitchen Stool C1940

$325.00

When suburbia began to bloom across the United States, cooking at home blossomed with it. Sturdy, yet lightweight furnishings became increasingly popular in the newly busy home kitchens and this little gem is a great example of that trend. The simple high-seat design was very useful next to stove...

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Nickel Plated Toledo Cafe Stool W/ Oak Veneer Seat C1915
Nickel Plated Toledo Cafe Stool W/ Oak Veneer Seat C1915

$525.00

The Toledo cafe stool, with iconic cabriole legs and star-patterned bent-metal stretcher, is one of the hallmark designs of the early industrial era. Produced in Toledo, Ohio, factory seating became the bread and butter of the Uhl Art Steel Company from the turn of the 20th century through the 19...

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Pair of Raw Metal Lyon Stools C1935
Pair of Raw Metal Lyon Stools C1935

$550.00

This pair of old factory stools has it all: a comfortable square seat, a solid folded steel base and (best of all) a wonderfully aged raw metal finish. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 24" tall, this stool is a great...

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Aluminum and Red Vinyl Armchair by GoodForm c1947
Aluminum and Red Vinyl Armchair by GoodForm c1947

$550.00

Originally designed as a fireproof furniture option for Navy ships and submarines by the General Fireproofing Co of Youngstown, Ohio, GoodForm chairs have become one of the most recognizable products of the 1940's. This fantastic brushed aluminum GoodForm office chair, with original red vinyl uph...

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Mid-Century Turquoise Garden Table c1955
Mid-Century Turquoise Garden Table c1955

$395.00

Wire and bent metal forms were some of the hallmarks of Mid-Mod design, and this charming perforated turquoise garden table comes right out of that movement. Ideal for an intimate patio or apartment balcony, this 30" diameter table is fun and useful addition to any space. Our favorite part? The f...

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Beautiful Oak 12-Drawer Cabinet c1875
Beautiful Oak 12-Drawer Cabinet c1875

$2,400.00

Rumor has it that this 12-drawer cabinet was used in a 19th-century courthouse, perhaps to hold judicial vestments. While the history intrigues us, we are just as charmed by the beautiful oak, furnished with dark stain, the simple paneling and the ornate cast iron handles. A wonderful piece, idea...

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Slant-Topped Spool Cabinet by J&P Coats c1905
Slant-Topped Spool Cabinet by J&P Coats c1905

$750.00

A prolific and well-respected thread and cord company, J&P Coats still manufactures products for hand and machine sewing today. This beautifully restored spool cabinet dates from the turn of the century, when it would have served to organize and display J&P Coats wares in general and dry ...

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Maple Tandem Folding Chairs C1935
Maple Tandem Folding Chairs C1935

$325.00

The only thing better than an early 20th-century folding chair is an early 20th-century tandem folding chair. Made from solid maple, this sturdy classic is perfectly proportioned to fit into your dining room, living room or entry hall. Even though the double-folding chair is a utilitarian workhor...

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Maple Workbench W/ Trestle Base C1940
Maple Workbench W/ Trestle Base C1940

$1,750.00

Sometimes, less is more, and this wonderful workbench is the perfect example of that old adage. Comprised simply of a hard maple trestle base and a plank top, this petite workbench would perform double-duty as a work station or kitchen island in our dream home. Peg construction, naturally-stained...

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Set of 4 Chrome and Leather Dining Chairs C1960
Set of 4 Chrome and Leather Dining Chairs C1960

$2,800.00

Polished chrome, supple leather, this dining chairs were likely inspired by the cantilevered designs of Mies van der Rohe and Le Corbusier in the 1930's and '40's. Comprised of chrome-plated tubular steel, we love the simplicity and comfort that comes from combining minimal materials with modern ...

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Western Electric Telephone Operator's Stool W/ Wicker Seat C1930
Western Electric Telephone Operator's Stool W/ Wicker Seat C1930

$695.00

Hello, Operator? This stunning Western Electric stool, hails from the early part of the 20th century, a time when phone operators were known as "Hello Girls." Salvaged from a radio-telephone switchboard office, this stool is made from sturdy oak, bent steel tubing and beautifully woven wicker.

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Set of Four Atomic-Age Kitchen Stools W/ Tapered Walnut Legs C1950s
Set of Four Atomic-Age Kitchen Stools W/ Tapered Walnut Legs C1950s

$1,400.00

These turquoise and orange beauties are packed with great mid-century style. Everything screams retro: the textured multi-colored vinyl, the blocky post-modern composition and, above all, the fantastic tapered legs, made of solid walnut. Let your style-centric family enjoy these stools, which ar...

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Mid-Century Drafting Table W/ Aluminum Base c1955
Mid-Century Drafting Table W/ Aluminum Base c1955

$2,500.00

Comprised of a tubular and cast aluminum base an a beautifully worn maple work surface, this hard-working drafting table is ready to get down to business as a dining table, in your hallway, or as it was originally intended: in a studio. The cast metal knobs and handles allow the table to be adjus...

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Mid-Century Fiberglass Stool in Salmon c1965
Mid-Century Fiberglass Stool in Salmon c1965

$375.00

Funky shapes, new materials, the mid-century was a time of design experimentation and unexpected results. This unique counter stool is comprised of salmon-colored fiberglass mounted on a steel base with a circular foot wrung. Of course, fiberglass always calls Eames to mind, but the foot of this...

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Mid-Century Fiberglass Stool in White c1965
Mid-Century Fiberglass Stool in White c1965

$375.00

Funky shapes, new materials, the mid-century was a time of design experimentation and unexpected results. This unique counter stool is comprised of white fiberglass mounted on a steel base with a circular foot wrung. Of course, fiberglass always calls Eames to mind, but the foot of this stool al...

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Retro Classroom Stool w/ Mint Green Base c1955
Retro Classroom Stool w/ Mint Green Base c1955

$195.00

This old wood shop classroom stool has it all: a sturdy plywood seat, a solid steel base and (best of all) wonderfully worn finish on the wood and metal. The patina found on this piece is the stuff dreams are made of: impossible to replicate, although many try to. At 24" tall, this stool is a gre...

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Beautifully Restored Shaw Walker Maple and Aluminum Model 8320-WS Office Chair C1940
Beautifully Restored Shaw Walker Maple and Aluminum Model 8320-WS Office Chair C1940

$1,200.00

The Shaw Walker Model 8320-WS armchair is arguably one of the handsomest pieces of office furniture ever designed. The combination of the soft satin aluminum and the spalted maple mesmerizes us, but that's not even the best part: this chair sits as good as it looks. This stunning relic from Mus...

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Pair of Green Vinyl Barber Shop Chairs W/ Tubular Chrome Bases c1945
Pair of Green Vinyl Barber Shop Chairs W/ Tubular Chrome Bases c1945

$1,000.00

What could be better than a perfectly intact vinyl and chrome arm chair? How about a pair? These well-preserved mid-century beauties came to us from a barber shop, where they must have lined the walls or front window, ready to hold waiting customers. There's a lot to love about these chairs: the ...

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Solid Oak Library Chair on Casters C1915
Solid Oak Library Chair on Casters C1915

$425.00

Comprised of well-preserved and lustrous oak, this sturdy armchair would have originally been found in a library or office space. As comfortable as it is solid, we recommend enjoying this piece in your home office or study, or perhaps using it as a unique dining chair. Includes a raising and lowe...

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Industrial Do-More Office Chair c1940
Industrial Do-More Office Chair c1940

$325.00

Built for efficiency and comfort, the Do-More line of chairs (from the Do-More Chair Company of Elkhart, Indiana) populated offices and factories from the turn of the century through the 1950's. This edition dates from the 1940's and features some of the company's hallmarks: c-curved back-bracket...

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Perfectly Aged Mid-Century Hoop Chair c1955
Perfectly Aged Mid-Century Hoop Chair c1955

$425.00

Wire and bent metal forms were some of the hallmarks of Mid-Mod design, and this petite perforated hoop chair comes right out of that movement. Ideal for an intimate patio or an apartment balcony, this sweet seat is fun and useful addition to any space. Our favorite part? The perfect patina on th...

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Bausch and Lomb Microscope with Chrome Accents Pat. 1915
Bausch and Lomb Microscope with Chrome Accents Pat. 1915

$175.00

The patent date on this microscope reads "Bausch & Lomb Optical Company Dec. 1, '18." There are great details on this early-century scientific tool, including the chrome hardware, the triple magnifier, and the adjustable slide clip, to name a few. A fantastic relic, perfect as a unique book e...

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Vintage Captain Fireman Helmet C1950
Vintage Captain Fireman Helmet C1950

$350.00

When this fireman's helmet was made in the 1950's, its makers, Cairns & Brother, had been producing fire fighting equipment for over 100 years. This particular Cairns & Bros. helmet would have been worn by the fire house Captain and it features a cast metal eagle's head at the crown. Thi...

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Mid-Century Collapsible Dress Form C1940s
Mid-Century Collapsible Dress Form C1940s

$350.00

Ready to expand and contract with a turn of the top knob, this collapsible dress form was built to match any woman's measurements. The mechanism is still in excellent working condition and the fabric is free of tears or stains, so this vintage lady is ready to serve its original purpose. Imagine ...

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U.S. Airman's Tool Box C1940s
U.S. Airman's Tool Box C1940s

$75.00

The name Carlton F. Hartman is stenciled to the top of this primitively made galvanized metal tool box above the words "U.S. Air Force." While this box doesn't look government issue, it is a charming and functional relic of the mid-century military period. Perfect for storing your prized possessi...

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Oculist's Advertising Thermometer C1880
Oculist's Advertising Thermometer C1880

$1,800.00

his optician's thermometer is a brilliant example of early utilitarian advertisement. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, businesses needed to peddle their wares through something more permanent than the pamphlets that had littered the ground for so many decades. These advertising thermome...

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Civil War Era Prosthetic Leg C1865
Civil War Era Prosthetic Leg C1865

$2,250.00

As the bloodiest and most horrific battle ever waged on American soil, the Civil War yielded an unprecedented 30,000 amputations. This, the most common "remedy" for 19th-century war wounds, led to advances in prosthetic medicine, such as the example seen here. Crude by today's standards, this han...

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Cast Iron Book Press with Hand Painted Pin Striping C1880s
Cast Iron Book Press with Hand Painted Pin Striping C1880s

$750.00

Made from solid cast iron, this relic of 19th-century printing shops comes with pounds of period charm and authenticity. We love the hand-painted gilt pin striping, and the sturdiness of this piece will certainly attract attention. The best part? It still works like a dream. Condition notes: O...

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Trail Way Motor Oil Can C1930s
Trail Way Motor Oil Can C1930s

$60.00

Dating from before World War II (when the scarcity of metal forced the Oil companies to make the cans out of fiberboard), this Trail Way can is a fun reminder of the early American automobile craze. We love the bold and colorful pre-war graphics and the worn and weathered patina is just right. A...

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Miniature Trumbull Electric Knife Switch Plate C1930s
Miniature Trumbull Electric Knife Switch Plate C1930s

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$35.00

This tiny porcelain and brass knife switch comes with its original packaging and all of the charm of the industrial era in which it was created. A fun decorative element for today, these little knife switches would have originally been used on large factory machines and warehouses. Sold with its ...

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 Worn Leather Boxers Gloves C1930s
Worn Leather Boxers Gloves C1930s

$200.00

Put up your dukes. This pair of antique leather packs a vintage punch: aged and weathered leather reveals the horse hair stuffing in the cuff and thumb, all of which combines to add even more character to these charming gloves. The cinching ties have been knotted so the the gloves can hang on you...

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Frankel Company Shop Mirror C1910
Frankel Company Shop Mirror C1910

$675.00

Made by the Frankel Company, creators of fine shop display fixtures from the late 1800's through the 1930's, this wonderfully aged copper mirror features an adjustable base and a beveled glass face, all in very nice vintage condition. The base raises and lowers about eight inches and the face of ...

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Small Vanity Mirror with Decorative Base C1900
Small Vanity Mirror with Decorative Base C1900

$180.00

At 13 1/2" tall, with a 6" mirror diameter, this sweet little vanity mirror most likely graced a department store beauty counter, but happens to be the perfect size for an apartment or guest bathroom. The round mirror has a wonderful bevel and the base is iron, cast with an ornate an symmetrical ...

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Anatomical Wall Chart by AJ Nystrom C1940s
Anatomical Wall Chart by AJ Nystrom C1940s

$775.00

This wonderful anatomical was manufactured by A.J. Nystrom & Co. of Chicago Illinois, the U.S.'s oldest publisher of educational maps, globes and geographical materials. When unfurled, the chart depicts the intricate heart and ventricle system, in full color and detail. Unrolls from two oak r...

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Mid-Century Dinner Tray with Pine Cone Motif C1950s
Mid-Century Dinner Tray with Pine Cone Motif C1950s

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$40.00

With the growing popularity of TV, the 1950's and '60's saw the advent of a new cuisine: the TV Dinner. This darling steel tray would have served many a microwaved meal, with the added benefit of being stylish as well as functional. We love the screened pine cone design, and hope you do, too! Sol...

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Remarkably Rare Japanned Copper Scissor Arm Mirror C1890s
Remarkably Rare Japanned Copper Scissor Arm Mirror C1890s

$1,500.00

There are two remarkable things about this japanned copper scissor arm mirror: its rarity and its impeccable condition. This mirror boasts some of the most wonderful detail in finish and style, perfectly representative of late 19th-century design. Furthermore, the condition of this piece is prac...

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Farquhar Transparent Lucite Celestial Globe C1977
Farquhar Transparent Lucite Celestial Globe C1977

$750.00

Every component of this stunning celestial globe is made from lucite, including the modern base with built-in compass. The globe is date 1977, and was produced by Robert Farquhar of Philadelphia, PA. This specimen features a special "Earth-in-Space" design, allowing the globe within to be turned ...

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Antique Converted Kick Drum Light C1920s
Antique Converted Kick Drum Light C1920s

$1,500.00

We love surprises, but when we decided to convert this 1920's jazz band kickdrum into a light, we had no idea what we were in for. With the worn paint and perfectly aged wood already catching our fancy, we installed a light socket, period appropriate cloth-covered cord and handy switch toggle. Th...

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Vintage Aluminum Propeller Blade on Walnut Display Block C1960s
Vintage Aluminum Propeller Blade on Walnut Display Block C1960s

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$600.00

Cast from aluminum, this stunningly streamlined propeller blade once graced the nose of a mid-century airplane. We've done all the leg work to salvage, restore and display this piece of U.S. aeronautics history, which now stands on a block of handsome Oregon black walnut. The date stamped into th...

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Mounted Alaskan Red King Crab Specimen C1940s
Mounted Alaskan Red King Crab Specimen C1940s

$2,450.00

This creature of the sea comes to us from the oldest family owned restaurant in Portland, the Dan and Louis Oyster Bar. The Oyster Bar was first founded in 1907 and by the 1920's was a favorite haunt of Portland journalists. Mounted in a hand-made shadow box, this enormous Alaskan Red King Crab (...

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Woodmen of the World Ceremonial Axe C1910s
Woodmen of the World Ceremonial Axe C1910s

$200.00

Many American fraternal orders started out as make-do insurance companies, promising that when members of the order passed away, their families would always be protected. Omaha, Nebraska's Woodmen of the World made that goal official, by transitioning from community organization to large-scale in...

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 Weathered Galvanized Steel Planting Bins C1930s
Weathered Galvanized Steel Planting Bins C1930s

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$60.00

Made by the Bathey Manufacturing Company, this helpful Pak N' Stak storage bin is true to its name. Made of sturdy galvanized steel, these bins were originally part of Bathey's line of gardening equipment. They are perforated at the bottom, which made the ideal as planting containers. Sold indivi...

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Majestic Folk Art Eagle Statue C1960
Majestic Folk Art Eagle Statue C1960

$1,200.00

Is there anything more American than a chainsaw sculpture of a proud eagle? This incredible piece of folk art demonstrates some of the styles and techniques of early chainsaw artists, particularly the dramatic cross-hatching on the chest and wings. An unparalleled piece of Americana, and a must h...

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Hand Wrought Olympic Log Master Andirons C1915
Hand Wrought Olympic Log Master Andirons C1915

$1,200.00

Hand forged by the Olympic Log Masters, this pair of iron andirons features beautifully stylized rams heads. Although they date to the early 20th century, these andirons would make a stately addition to any hearth.

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Ornate Federal Brass Andirons C1820
Ornate Federal Brass Andirons C1820

$2,000.00

This pair of New England cast brass andirons dates back to the period of 1810-1820 and comes with all of the wonderful symmetry and stately simplicity of the Federal period. Good condition with excellent aged patina, suitable for any style home. The log stops may have been replaced at a later date.

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Gilt Cast Iron Craftsman Andirons C1910s
Gilt Cast Iron Craftsman Andirons C1910s

$500.00

This pair of cast iron andirons features a gilt finish and simple composition. The texture is meant to resemble forge and hammer marks, implying that these were made by hand, rather than cast from a pattern. These would have been typical in an American Arts and Crafts bungalow in the 1910's and '...

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Vintage Galvanized Storage Basket
Vintage Galvanized Storage Basket

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$75.00

Produced by Kautt & Bux in the 1930's to hold parts for their electrical motor manufacture, these perforated galvanized bins are perfect for organizing your everyday necessaries. With a label slot on the front and handles on the top and back, these stackable bins bring history and utility to ...

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Industrial Wood and Steel Brick Mold Tray C1930s
Industrial Wood and Steel Brick Mold Tray C1930s

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$195.00

We love the weathered patina of these vintage industrial wood and steel brick molds. Used to rapidly manufacture bricks for constructing homes and commercial buildings in the 1920's and 1930's, this brick mold tray would be great as a unique wall-hanging shelf or wall decor today.

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19th Century Ferris Wheel Chair
19th Century Ferris Wheel Chair

$425.00

Rustic and delightful, this tiny hand built and hand painted carriage would have spun through the air on a small Ferris Wheel. Painted with scrolls and flowers, the bench is made of simple wooden slats, which would have originally been covered with cushions. A great decorative element that would ...

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Mid-Century Fresh Nd Aire Table Fan C1948
Mid-Century Fresh Nd Aire Table Fan C1948

$425.00

Get ready to be blown away by this massive desk fan, brought to you by Fresh'Nd Aire, one of America's favorite World War II-era fan producers. Known affectionately as "Freshy's," Fresh'Nd Aire fans feature propeller-like blades and ornate cages that were meant to eliminate back drafts. This mid-...

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Wooden Foundry Cog Pattern C1930
Wooden Foundry Cog Pattern C1930

$250.00

Once used to sand-cast a solid metal version, this industrial foundry pattern makes a fantastic piece of wall decor today. Details of interest include the hand-painted pattern number and the stamped metal tag used to identify the piece and where it would have fit into its corresponding machine.

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Industrial Green Metal Parts Cabinet C1930
Industrial Green Metal Parts Cabinet C1930

$90.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with chipped and worn green paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add character to any room. Each drawer boasts a ...

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Charles and Ray Eames Molded Plywood Leg Splint C1942
Charles and Ray Eames Molded Plywood Leg Splint C1942

$1,200.00

The precursor to modern molded wood furniture design, this leg splint was commissioned from Charles and Ray Eames by the United States Navy in World War II. The goal of the project was to design something lightweight, modular and inexpensive and the Eames Splint was all that and more. This origin...

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Vintage Grey Horse Masquerade Mask C1920s
Vintage Grey Horse Masquerade Mask C1920s

$1,500.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of playful history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 masks from an historic family costume shop. Hand made from paper mache, velvet and imagination, this jolly mare is also comprised of nearly a century of laughter. Beautifully crafted, this ...

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Vintage Wolf Masquerade Mask C1930s
Vintage Wolf Masquerade Mask C1930s

$1,200.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of playful history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Wolf is also comprised of nearly a century of children's laughter. The construction dates from before Wo...

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Vintage Donkey Amusement Park Mask C1930s
Vintage Donkey Amusement Park Mask C1930s

$1,000.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of amusement park history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Donkey is also comprised of nearly a half a century of children's laughter. The construction dat...

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Vintage Stork Amusement Park Mask C1930s
Vintage Stork Amusement Park Mask C1930s

$1,200.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of amusement park history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Stork is also comprised of nearly a half a century of children's laughter. The construction dates...

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Vintage Chipmunk Amusement Park Mask C1930s
Vintage Chipmunk Amusement Park Mask C1930s

$1,200.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of amusement park history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Chipmunk is also comprised of nearly a half a century of children's laughter. One of those rare p...

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Fraternal Order Obelisk, c.1950
Fraternal Order Obelisk, c.1950

$300.00

The Order of DeMolay was founded in Missouri in 1919 for young men of faith and virtue. One peculiarity of the organization: advisors are referred to as "Dad." Another peculiarity: this painted wood obelisk, which might have guarded the entrance to meetings. The inset glass panel once had a ligh...

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Optician Stained Glass Window Trade Sign C1910
Optician Stained Glass Window Trade Sign C1910

$2,800.00

This incredible trade sign boasts the most astonishing pair of blue eyes, framed in leaded glass spectacles. The litho image was transferred onto the reverse of the glass. To ensure the integrity of the fragile litho, we have reframed the window in a period appropriate fir sash with a clear pane ...

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Cast Bronze Finial From a Best Buggy Whip Display Rack C1890
Cast Bronze Finial From a Best Buggy Whip Display Rack C1890

$500.00

Even the best buggy whips could not stand up against the speed (and growing popularity) of the automobile. This cast bronze finial comes to us from the last few years of the 19th century, which also happened to be the last few years of the buggy whip. The star-shaped finial would have graced the ...

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New Old Stock Green File Away Cabinet C1940
New Old Stock Green File Away Cabinet C1940

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$125.00

Is there anything more charming than this new old stock mid-century parts cabinet? We don't know what we love more: the delightful mottled texture, the stamped File Away label or the useful four-drawer organization. This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your priz...

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Industrial Blue Craftsman Parts Cabinet C1940
Industrial Blue Craftsman Parts Cabinet C1940

$100.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with chipped and worn green paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add character to any room. Each drawer boasts a ...

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Medieval Revival Cast Iron Smoking Stand W/ Dragon C1925
Medieval Revival Cast Iron Smoking Stand W/ Dragon C1925

$675.00

No lounge is complete without the addition of a handsome smoking stand, and no smoking stand is complete without a dragon keeping watch. As a fellow-firebreather, the dragon is an ideal smoking companion, made even more appealing by his fantastic Medieval Revival style. The stand is armrest-heigh...

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Pair of Handsome Plaster Lion Cartouches C1930
Pair of Handsome Plaster Lion Cartouches C1930

$975.00

Depending on who you ask, these rare snarling charmers were either salvaged from a 1930's New England movie theater or an East Coast 1920's boardwalk carousel. Either way, they're just about as handsome as they come. While they were cast from the same mold, they were hand painted, so individual c...

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Weathered Kick Drum W/ Ballerina Folk Art Painting C1915
Weathered Kick Drum W/ Ballerina Folk Art Painting C1915

$1,500.00

In wonderfully worn and weathered condition, this antique wooden kick drum features a beautifully rendered ballerina figure on the real skin drumhead. As a piece of folk art, it is completely one of a kind and a wonderful relic of amateur expression.

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Set of Three New Old Stock Reflective Danger Signs C1930s
Set of Three New Old Stock Reflective Danger Signs C1930s

Sold as a set of three.

$155.00

Meant to mark the entrance to a mine shaft, these handy little Danger signs feature double sided decals, a reflective-glass-bead finish and a 14" stem. We love that they are simple and utilitarian, yet unique and unexpected. With a dozen in stock, we've put a few of them to make an unusual one-of...

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Green and Grey Enamel Kitchen Utensils W/ Gold Pinstripe C1935
Green and Grey Enamel Kitchen Utensils W/ Gold Pinstripe C1935

$65.00

Straight from an early-century provincial kitchen, this wonderful set of enamel cooking utensils features a wall-mounted back plate, a ladle, a sieve and two serving spoons, all in a delightful mint green and grey color combination. This set also boasts lovely gold pinstriping on the back plate a...

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Green and White Enamel Kitchen Utensils W/ Gold Pinstripe C1935
Green and White Enamel Kitchen Utensils W/ Gold Pinstripe C1935

$65.00

Straight from an early-century provincial kitchen, this wonderful set of enamel cooking utensils features a wall-mounted back plate, a ladle, a sieve and two serving spoons, all in a delightful mint green and white color combination. This set also boasts lovely gold pinstriping on the back plate ...

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Green and White Enamel Kitchen Utensils C1935
Green and White Enamel Kitchen Utensils C1935

$65.00

Straight from an early-century provincial kitchen, this wonderful set of enamel cooking utensils features a wall-mounted back plate, a ladle, a sieve and two serving spoons, all in a delightful mint green and white color combination. We love the age and wear associated with these pieces, which ...

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Mickey Mouse Themed Kick Drum C1930s
Mickey Mouse Themed Kick Drum C1930s

$950.00

One of the most recognizable images in the world, this charmingly portrayed Mickey Mouse is familiar, even by the hand of the amateur artist responsible for this piece. Carefully rendered on the front of a kick drum, this vintage piece offers something for everyone. Judging by the style of the d...

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Industrial Spinning Parts Cabinet C1940s
Industrial Spinning Parts Cabinet C1940s

$875.00

Ideal for organization or display, this cylindrical parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 5 levels present themselves continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. Either way, its amaz...

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Adjustable Oak and Iron Library Stand C1890s
Adjustable Oak and Iron Library Stand C1890s

$900.00

This impressive contraption folds, swivels, lifts, collapses and can be disassembled for transport. It is a completely adjustable book stand, designed for the portability. Built to accommodate books of all shapes and sizes, the oak panels open, close and spread so that the book is always support...

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Dandy Little Shaving Mirror W/ Implements C1920s
Dandy Little Shaving Mirror W/ Implements C1920s

$375.00

A wonderful addition to any bathroom vanity, this handsome little mirror features a silver painted cast pot-metal base, a milkglass soap dish and a horse hair lather brush. Use this great piece as a fun decorative element and put it to work, too. The mirror has wonderful character with a few chip...

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Japanned Copper Scissor Arm Mirror C1890s
Japanned Copper Scissor Arm Mirror C1890s

$1,250.00

This mirror boasts some of the most wonderful detail in finish and style, perfectly representative of late 19th-century design. With japanned copper finish and a beveled glass mirror, this piece promises style and functionality. See additional photos for condition of the mirror. Condition notes...

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Enormous Aluminum Porthole Mirror C1960
Enormous Aluminum Porthole Mirror C1960

$750.00

Ideal for a sophisticated seaside home, this polished aluminum porthole has been outfitted with a beautiful beveled glass mirror. The 2" fasteners unhinge, allowing the porthole to swing open, which would make an incredible and unique medicine cabinet or unexpected storage place. At 29" wide, thi...

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Victorian Vanity Mirror W/ Cast Iron Base C1890s
Victorian Vanity Mirror W/ Cast Iron Base C1890s

$425.00

At 18" tall, with a 5" mirror diameter, this sweet little vanity mirror most likely graced a department store beauty counter or jeweler's display case, but happens to be the perfect size for an apartment or guest bathroom. The round mirror has a wonderful bevel and the base is iron, cast with an ...

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Neo-Classical Expandable Book Ends C1930
Neo-Classical Expandable Book Ends C1930

$290.00

Cast from solid brass, this unique expandable book end features three Grecian figures, each of them presented in a different pose. The poses might look familiar as they seem to represent the Japanese maxim: See no evil, speak no evil, hear no evil. A lovely and useful piece, perfect for any room ...

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Alaska North Star Freezer Ice Cream Maker C1910s
Alaska North Star Freezer Ice Cream Maker C1910s

$140.00

The Alaska Freezer Company (of Massachusetts) began making ice cream makers at the turn of the century, right at the height of Alaska's Yukon Gold Rush. This delightful little machine likely dates from that period and features a hand-powered aluminum mixer. While we don't recommend this for makin...

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Watch Makers Trade Sign W/ Stand C1900
Watch Makers Trade Sign W/ Stand C1900

$2,400.00

Made from cast iron and steel, this incredible pocket watch trade sign would have originally hung above the entrance to a watch, jewelry and clock repair shop. The sign is embossed and double-sided, making it even more remarkable. One face of the watch has been refinished, with era-appropriate co...

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Mid-Century Tums Advertisement Thermometer C1965
Mid-Century Tums Advertisement Thermometer C1965

$125.00

When a St. Louis pharmacist invented Tums for his wife's indigestion, the quick relief medicine became an instant sensation. This dapper little advertisement thermometer would have hung in the window of a neighborhood Pop Shoppe or grocery store. The thermometer still works, too! Condition notes...

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Ornate Oak and Iron Library Stand C1890s
Ornate Oak and Iron Library Stand C1890s

$950.00

This impressive contraption folds, swivels, lifts, collapses and can be disassembled for transport. It is a completely adjustable book stand, designed for the portability. Built to accommodate books of all shapes and sizes, the oak panels open, close and spread so that the book is always supporte...

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Japanese Naval Fleet Folk Art Souvenirs C1948
Japanese Naval Fleet Folk Art Souvenirs C1948

$450.00

Comprised of seven hand-made miniature battleships, this collection is a remarkable relic of war-time Folk Art. Created at the end or just after the close of World War II, small "spotter" models like these would have been used to help sailors identify Japanese ships. This collection is likely a s...

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Factory Green Rotating Parts Cabinet C1950
Factory Green Rotating Parts Cabinet C1950

$650.00

Ideal for organization or display, this Nu-Way 'Kari All' cylindrical parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 8 troughs present themselves continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop filled with necessary tools, or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. E...

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Aluminum Crouse-Hinds "Explosion Proof" Hazard Phone C1960
Aluminum Crouse-Hinds "Explosion Proof" Hazard Phone C1960

$900.00

This phone comes from the Crouse-Hinds Electric Company of Syracuse, New York. Founded in 1894 and still operating today, Crouse-Hinds is a manufacturer of "high-grade electric specialties," and was responsible for installing Syracuse's first-ever traffic signal in 1924. This phone came later for...

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Pair of Lathe Turned Redwood Burl Vases, Date Unknown
Pair of Lathe Turned Redwood Burl Vases, Date Unknown

$1,800.00

You can find these remarkable burl vases where folk art meets factory, where primitive meets industrial. We found them filled with old car parts in an abandoned auto shop. There's something impressive about these vases, and it's not just their size (33" tall). They are polished to perfection, per...

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Nickel Plated Table Top Barbershop Mirror C1925
Nickel Plated Table Top Barbershop Mirror C1925

$475.00

A wonderful addition to any bathroom vanity, this handsome little mirror features a Colonial Revival style nickel plated base and a wonderfully clear beveled glass mirror. Use this great piece as a fun decorative element and put it to work, too. The mirror has wonderful character with very few ch...

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Noonan Antiseptic Sterilizer Cabinet C1920s
Noonan Antiseptic Sterilizer Cabinet C1920s

$425.00

Salvaged from an early-century barbershop, this dapper little sterilizer cabinet bursts with industrial character. The beautifully chipped paint finished is highlighted with bursts of original brass and steel below. We also love the little glass window, which is ornamented by a perfectly aged "An...

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Industrial Oak Type Tray C1920
Industrial Oak Type Tray C1920

$55.00

Salvaged from a large printing cabinet, this perfectly appointed individual drawer would have held scores of metal type face. Today, it's a delightful way to protect and present your prized possessions as a unique curio cabinet. The frame of the tray is made of oak while the handle is made from...

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Set of 6 Purple and Gold Lanissa Ornaments W/ Original Box C1950
Set of 6 Purple and Gold Lanissa Ornaments W/ Original Box C1950

$90.00

A popular and prolific holiday ornament company, Lanissa produced flocked and stenciled glass decor out of West Germany for decades during the mid-century. This set of 6 purple and gold glass ornaments features curling lines of red and silver glitter. Perfect for adding a little period authentici...

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Pair of Ward's Supreme Roller Skates C1950
Pair of Ward's Supreme Roller Skates C1950

$55.00

Perfectly weathered, this pair of Ward's Supreme adjustable roller skates feature a rustically worn aluminum finish and a single leather strap. In their prime, these skates would have been on every Tom and Jane's Christmas list. Today, they make a fun and nostalgic decor item, the perfect additio...

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Perfectly Worn Flexible Flyer 52 Inch Sled C1925
Perfectly Worn Flexible Flyer 52 Inch Sled C1925

$195.00

Go dashing through the snow on this authentic Flexible Flyer sled. Ideal for decor or downhill racing, this little beauty brings heart-warming holiday cheer in any capacity. Mount it above your mantel, hang it next to your tree or make a memorable tablescape -- the possibilities are endless with ...

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Pair Sheffield-Style Silver Plate Candlestick Holders C1830
Pair Sheffield-Style Silver Plate Candlestick Holders C1830

$350.00

In traditional Sheffield style, this pair of silver plate candleholders feature a scalloped and gathered composition. The candlesticks are weighted, silver plate and have removable bobeches. There are silver marks on the side of each base (see third photo), which point us toward Sheffield as the ...

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Traditional Victorian Cast Iron Tree Stand C1900
Traditional Victorian Cast Iron Tree Stand C1900

$150.00

Just in time for the holidays comes this handsome cast iron tree stand, complete with original green and gold polychrome. Made of sturdy cast iron, this stand will support any small sized tree with the help of its three original stabilizer screws. Condition notes: Lovely original condition with...

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Double-Sided Denoyer Geppert Slated US Map C1955
Double-Sided Denoyer Geppert Slated US Map C1955

$1,300.00

Industrial teaching maps always play hard to get, so we were thrilled to locate this one. This rarity was manufactured by the Denoyer Geppert Company of Chicago, Illinois, one of the U.S.'s oldest publisher of educational maps, globes and geographical materials. Often called "Military" or "Aviati...

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Hand-Painted Snare Drum Carrying Case C1960
Hand-Painted Snare Drum Carrying Case C1960

$375.00

Few things are more charming than this snare drum carrying case. Part billboard, part luggage, this fiberboard case would have protected the musical instrument of Ted Gardner, apparently. We are wild for the lettering, as well as the perfectly worn leather handle. An excellent piece of rustic, we...

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 Rare Film Projectionist's Cabinet W/ Reels and Canister C1935
Rare Film Projectionist's Cabinet W/ Reels and Canister C1935

$900.00

We've never seen anything quite like this. Built for the purpose of storing films in the projectionist's booth in a movie theater, this cabinet features five numbered slots for film reel storage. Each reel holds about 11 minutes of film, so every movie is made up of several reels that have to be...

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Factory Tabletop 4-Level Spinning Parts Cabinet C1935
Factory Tabletop 4-Level Spinning Parts Cabinet C1935

$550.00

Ideal for organization or display, this small tabletop cylindrical parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 4 levels present themselves continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. Eithe...

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Well-Travelled Vintage Suitcase C1950s
Well-Travelled Vintage Suitcase C1950s

$325.00

Set sail with this stunning mid-century suitcase, which boasts the most incredible collection of travel stickers we've ever seen. A rare find in such condition, the owner of this brilliant specimen (whose initials were JW), clearly suffered from wanderlust. Our favorite stickers feature Grand Hot...

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Human Skeleton Teaching Chart by AJ Nystrom C1945
Human Skeleton Teaching Chart by AJ Nystrom C1945

$950.00

This wonderful anatomical chart was manufactured by A.J. Nystrom & Co. of Chicago Illinois, the U.S.'s oldest publisher of educational maps, globes and geographical materials. When unfurled, the chart depicts the intricate human skeleton, in full color and detail. Unrolls from two oak rods, w...

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Industrial Workshop 3-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940
Industrial Workshop 3-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940

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$225.00

This fantastic cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with wonderfully patinated brown paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your workbench or table, but sturdy enough to stand out on its own. Each drawer boasts a handle,...

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Grammier Oberle Funeral Home Advertisement Thermometer C1945
Grammier Oberle Funeral Home Advertisement Thermometer C1945

$150.00

The Grammier Oberle Funeral Home still operates out of Port Arthur, Texas, just as it did when this advertisement thermometer was distributed in the 1940's. Things to note about this little dual-purpose sign: the thermometer still works, the mid-century styling is understated and polished, and th...

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Vintage Skate Case W/ Conoco Travel Decals and Leather Roller Skates C1940's
Vintage Skate Case W/ Conoco Travel Decals and Leather Roller Skates C1940's

$395.00

This incredible mid-century relic has something for everyone: for the petroliana collector in your life, the case boasts a stunning collection of (highly desirable) 1930's and '40's Conoco Gas decals, which would have been amassed by travelling around state to state. For the mid-century design an...

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Incredible Zinc Horse Head Farrier's Trade Sign C1880
Incredible Zinc Horse Head Farrier's Trade Sign C1880

$5,000.00

When it comes to 19th century trade signs, this is a horse of a different color. Made of zinc, this sign was formed using the repousse method of molding metal -- by hammering and forming it from the inside out. While the form and composition is stunning, we also love the perfectly worn gilt finis...

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Science Classroom Microscope W/ Box C1965
Science Classroom Microscope W/ Box C1965

$195.00

Complete with protective carrying box, glass slides and various other implements, this vintage Bell Systems microscope comes to us straight from a mid-century class room. A few details of note: the dovetailing and brass hinges on the oak box, and the 'scope's mottled black and polished chrome fi...

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George F. Cram Educational Anatomical Chart C1940
George F. Cram Educational Anatomical Chart C1940

$850.00

This wonderful anatomical chart was manufactured by the George F. Cram Company, who made maps, globes and charts from 1837 through 2012. When unfurled, the chart depicts the intricate human skeleton and muscle structure, in full color and detail. Unrolls from two oak rods, which can be hung from ...

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Vintage Metal General Store Revolving Display Cabinet C1950
Vintage Metal General Store Revolving Display Cabinet C1950

$695.00

Ideal for organization or display, this small tabletop version of the familiar cylindrical parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 8 levels present themselves continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools, or in a retail space, filled with prized po...

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Pair of Rustic Redwood Burl Bookends C1955
Pair of Rustic Redwood Burl Bookends C1955

$165.00

Cut from gnarled redwood burl, this set of sturdy bookends will help bring the wilderness (and some of the mid-century's love of natural design elements) home. A pair of handsome, rustic design elements that are small enough to adorn your book shelf, mantle or desk top. Condition notes: Well-pr...

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Small Hat Case W/ Hand-Stenciled Beach Scene C1960
Small Hat Case W/ Hand-Stenciled Beach Scene C1960

$125.00

We love when our antiques show their age and this pint-sized suitcase is a great example of time-worn character. The edges and leather handle of this little vinyl case have been perfectly weathered, but the hand-stenciled scene on the front is completely intact. We love the view: a carefree flapp...

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Workshop Table Top Rotating Parts Bin C1960
Workshop Table Top Rotating Parts Bin C1960

$525.00

Ideal for organization or display, this small tabletop cylindrical parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 4 levels present themselves continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. Eithe...

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Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Seiko C1965
Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Seiko C1965

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$150.00

Founded in Japan in 1877, the Seiko Clock company still makes time pieces today. This example comes from their more utilitarian line of clocks, which were used in countries around the globe. Ordered in bulk for municipal and government capacities, these clocks outfitted offices in buildings and o...

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Mid-Century Mint Green Naval Clock by Seiko C1965
Mid-Century Mint Green Naval Clock by Seiko C1965

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$150.00

Founded in Japan in 1877, the Seiko Clock company still makes time pieces today. This example comes from their more utilitarian line of clocks, which were used in countries around the globe. Ordered in bulk for municipal and government capacities, these clocks outfitted offices in buildings and o...

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Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Kappa C1965
Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Kappa C1965

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$150.00

Ordered in bulk for municipal and government capacities, these clocks outfitted offices in buildings and on board cargo ships. This handsome clock features a blue baked-on enamel finish and chrome details. It has also been outfitted with a new time keeping mechanism so that it will keep ticking f...

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Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Citizen C1965
Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Citizen C1965

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$150.00

Founded in Japan in 1924, the Citizen Watch company still makes jewelry and time pieces today. This example comes from their more utilitarian line of clocks, which were used in countries around the globe. Ordered in bulk for municipal and government capacities, these clocks outfitted offices in b...

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Set of 9 Rustically Made Shooting Targets C1935
Set of 9 Rustically Made Shooting Targets C1935

$1,300.00

Crafted from cut and welded steel, these barn yard animal shooting targets are a charming example of rustic Americana. Each of the two-dimensional figures feature perfectly aged finishes, complete with bullet and pellet marks that prove the previous owner was a pretty good shot. The animals stand...

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Rocket Ship Gumball Dispenser By Northwestern Vending Corp C1959
Rocket Ship Gumball Dispenser By Northwestern Vending Corp C1959

$2,500.00

Piggy-backing on the mid-century Space Craze, the Northwestern Vending Corporation released several celestially themed vending and arcade machines. This edition, the Moon Rocket, was one of their earliest models in the aerial category, as they later debuted the Saturn 5000 and the Northwestern Je...

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Child's Metal Folding Chair W/ Clown Motif C1960
Child's Metal Folding Chair W/ Clown Motif C1960

$195.00

Bring in the clowns! This adorable little folding chair features a bright red baked-on enamel finish, wonderful wear in the seat and legs, and a happy little clown on the back rest. A fun addition to any play room! Condition notes: Worn condition, but well preserved with easy opening and closing...

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Primitive Rotating Hardware Cabinet W/ Lift Out Bins C1940
Primitive Rotating Hardware Cabinet W/ Lift Out Bins C1940

$525.00

Ideal for organization or display, this sturdy tabletop parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 9 bins presents itself continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools, or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. Either way, its amaz...

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Corley Funeral Home Advertisement Thermometer C1932
Corley Funeral Home Advertisement Thermometer C1932

$325.00

The Corley Funeral Home still operates out of Mexia, Texas, just as it did when this advertisement thermometer was distributed in the early 1930's. Things to note about this little dual-purpose sign: the thermometer still works, the printed face features a stunning 1930's hearse (complete with sp...

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General Store Display Jar by Aridor C1917
General Store Display Jar by Aridor C1917

$475.00

Originally found on the counters of early-century general stores and green grocers, glass humidors were used to keep dry goods, well, dry. Filled with crackers, candy and cookies, these jars were the keepers of every young shoppers favorite treats. With the original glass body and stamped aluminu...

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Primitive Handyman's Tool Box C1925
Primitive Handyman's Tool Box C1925

$65.00

Rustically hand-built, this little tool box is comprised simply of plywood, nails and stain. Ideal for storing and organizing all of your necessary items, this little carrier would be a perfect addition to your bathroom, kitchen or, of course, workshop. A wonderful piece of folk art, and useful,...

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Mint Green Industrial Parts Cabinet C1935
Mint Green Industrial Parts Cabinet C1935

$95.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with chipped and worn green paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add character to any room. Each drawer boasts a ...

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Industrial Parts Cabinet by Union Utility Co C1935
Industrial Parts Cabinet by Union Utility Co C1935

$110.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with chipped and worn grey and silver paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add character to any room. Each drawer...

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Ideal Postal Scale in Japanned Copper C1910
Ideal Postal Scale in Japanned Copper C1910

$125.00

Straight from the post office, this 2 lb Ideal Postal Scale is still perfectly balanced. Essential in its design, this scale does indulge in a little bit of ornamentation via its japanned copper finish. Condition notes: A small amount of wear in the finish and metal, but still in excellent work...

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Kirkman's Soap Crate C1950's
Kirkman's Soap Crate C1950's

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$95.00

This wonderfully stenciled pine crate would have held 100 cakes of Kirkman brand borax soap. Each cake was wrapped in a screen-printed coupon, which would go toward your next order of Kirkman soap. Hence the slogan "Save the Coupons!" After its life as a soap box, this crate was put to use storin...

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Stackbin Company Four Drawer Unit C1930
Stackbin Company Four Drawer Unit C1930

Sold as a set of four, but check with customer service about additional quantities.

$225.00

Is there a better way to store and organize your prized possessions than in this column of industrial stack bins? If so, we'd like to hear about it. Made by the Stackbin Company of Rhode Island in the 1930's, these bins are hearty enough to handle any storage need. Banded together in a steel rac...

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Solid Bronze Eagle and Tiger Placard C1950
Solid Bronze Eagle and Tiger Placard C1950

$325.00

Cast from solid bronze, this impressive placard shows a soaring eagle overcoming a tiger, perhaps symbolic of the Korean War. The piece, which weighs about 20 pounds, is easily hung via the three counter-sunk screw holes seen on the wings of the eagle and shoulder of the tiger. Condition notes:...

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Pair of American Optical Protective Glasses With Case C1920
Pair of American Optical Protective Glasses With Case C1920

$95.00

The American Optical Company, born in 1826 in Southbridge, Massachusetts, has had as illustrious a history as the United States itself -- and they still operate today. From factory workers to astronauts, American Optical has created protective eye wear for almost every kind of application. This c...

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Small Mid-Century Scissor Arm Bathroom Mirror C1940
Small Mid-Century Scissor Arm Bathroom Mirror C1940

$225.00

At 8 1/2" in diameter, this sweet little vanity mirror is the perfect size for an apartment or guest bathroom. The round mirror has a wonderful bevel and swinging arm extends from 10" to 25". There is some age chrome finish of the bracket and scissor arm, as well as shadows in the silvering of th...

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Small Pocket Microscope W/ Brass Details C1915
Small Pocket Microscope W/ Brass Details C1915

$225.00

There are great details on this early-century scientific tool, including the brass hardware, the knurled adjusters, and the reflecting light mirror, to name a few. A fantastic relic, perfect as a unique book end or desk decor element. Condition notes: Good vintage condition. A few scratches in ...

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Copper Lion's Head Architectural Remnant C1910
Copper Lion's Head Architectural Remnant C1910

$1,350.00

It is easy to imagine this roaring lion's head in its original setting: as the focal point of an ornate cornice, embellishing the roofline of a prominent Revival-style building. This lion would likely have been one of many along the cornice and was probably cut out around his mane, which would ha...

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Vintage Chalkboard W/ Abacus C1935
Vintage Chalkboard W/ Abacus C1935

$225.00

Wonderfully worn, this beautiful wood-framed chalkboard offers the additional charm of a multi-colored abacus. The perfect way to organize your daily to-do list, with the help of a little extra vintage flare.

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Rare and Rustic Apothecary Spice Cabinet C1875
Rare and Rustic Apothecary Spice Cabinet C1875

$750.00

Often replicated, but never truly duplicated, authentic apothecary cabinets are rare (and often misidentified) within the antique community. Made of zinc and thin planks of wood, this cabinet would have most likely been found in a country general store, or maybe even on board a travelling salesma...

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Morton Railroad Step Stool C1920
Morton Railroad Step Stool C1920

$425.00

Originally used to assist passengers as they boarded and exited rail cars, this handsome step stool features textured "safety tread," a folded and riveted steel composition and a wonderfully aged patina. An ideal addition to any railroad historian's collection, and a welcome utilitarian guest in ...

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Industrial Brown Parts Cabinet C1935
Industrial Brown Parts Cabinet C1935

$195.00

This fantastic cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with wonderfully patinated brown paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your workbench or table, but sturdy enough to stand out on its own. Each drawer boasts a handle ...

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Well-Worn Galvanized Steel Film Reel Canister C1940
Well-Worn Galvanized Steel Film Reel Canister C1940

$165.00

Everything is digital these days, but back when a trip to the cinema only cost you a quarter, fire proof canisters, just like this one from the Capital Pictures Corp, would have helped transport 35mm film reels to and from the theater. Adding to the period charm is the rustic worn patina that hig...

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Incredible Hand-Built Industrial Storage Cabinet C1930
Incredible Hand-Built Industrial Storage Cabinet C1930

$395.00

We are suckers for unique pieces of utilitarian history, especially if they have unexpected secrets, as this cabinet does. Built by a crafty handyman, this rough wooden cabinet is made from old crates, the markings of which can be seen on the inside of the various drawers (see all photos for deta...

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Industrial Slate and Copper Knife Switch Plate C1930
Industrial Slate and Copper Knife Switch Plate C1930

$150.00

Power up with this incredible industrial-era knife switch plate. Mounted on solid slate, the switch connects to three copper circuits. We love the hearty look of the metal and slate and recommend this impressive piece (which stands 11" tall) be mounted on your wall or on positioned on your librar...

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Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Canister C1930
Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Canister C1930

$425.00

The Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company of Kansas City, MO once boasted an impressive claim to fame: they were the second largest cracker manufacturer in the United States for most of the 1910's, 20's and 30's. If that fact doesn't sell you on this piece, than maybe the charming worn yellow patina or the...

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Art Deco Counter Top Sterilizer Cabinet C1935
Art Deco Counter Top Sterilizer Cabinet C1935

$350.00

Salvaged from an early-century barbershop, this dapper little sterilizer cabinet bursts with Art Deco styling. The beautifully patinaed maple is highlighted with snazzy tapered trim, and the original worn brass cabinet knob and hinges give it just the right touch of age. A wonderful piece, perfec...

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Polished Aluminum Microphone on Atlas Sound Stand C1960
Polished Aluminum Microphone on Atlas Sound Stand C1960

$425.00

While the microphone is captivating, we'd like to draw your attention to the stand, here. Because in the world of performance-radio, the Atlas Sound microphone stand is king. Combined with the beautiful harp-shaped mic, this polished and cast aluminum stand really sings. A fun piece of music hist...

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Boarding School Swimming Trophy C1936
Boarding School Swimming Trophy C1936

$195.00

We imagine the Mid-South Association was tough competition, because this swimming award would be a proud addition to any trophy cabinet. This trophy was given to McCallie, an all-boys boarding school that still exists in Tennessee. We love the Art Deco skyscraper style pedestal, the silver plated...

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Grey-Green Card Catalog Cabinet C1935
Grey-Green Card Catalog Cabinet C1935

$165.00

This wonderfully aged library card catalog cabinet clearly has a bit of a past. Originally, it would be been finished in honey-colored oak, but over its 80 year career it has been painted and repainted, giving its exterior a perfect multi-colored "alligator" patina. The amazing finish aside, orga...

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Chipped Industrial Medicine Cabinet W/ Beveled Mirror C1925
Chipped Industrial Medicine Cabinet W/ Beveled Mirror C1925

$300.00

We love when our old things show their age, and this industrial metal cabinet is an excellent example of the perfect weathering that only comes with time. While the deliciously chipped patina of this piece lends itself to an industrial heritage, this medical cabinet has distinct ornamental elemen...

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General Store Display Jar W/ Lid C1925
General Store Display Jar W/ Lid C1925

$175.00

It's not hard to imagine this glass display jar filled with penny candy in a general store or side walk shop in some forgotten New England town. The jar has a worn steel lid, which opens with a hinge or by screwing off. A great addition to any workshop or a fun organizational element for your kit...

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Lamplighter House Sign Plaque C1940
Lamplighter House Sign Plaque C1940

$225.00

Cast in aluminum, this charming little house sign features a friendly looking Benjamin Franklin-esque figure, lighting a street lamp. Well worn, but ready to display new house numbers or the name of your establishment.

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Polished Chrome Astatic D-104 Microphone C1960
Polished Chrome Astatic D-104 Microphone C1960

$225.00

In the world of ham radio, the Astatic Microphone is king. This lovely polished chrome model was first designed in the 1930's, but remained one of the most popular mouthpieces through the 1970's (our edition dates to about 1960). A fun piece of radio history and a great decor element. Plus, it wo...

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Moroccan Leather Pouf C1965
Moroccan Leather Pouf C1965

$225.00

The Dude knows that the right decor can really tie a room together. We love the Big Lebowski vibes coming off of this perfectly preserved leather Moroccan-style pouf. In honey and forest green tones, the leather is still intact, with only a few rub marks to show its age.

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Very Rare National Cash Register Credit Stamping Phone C1940
Very Rare National Cash Register Credit Stamping Phone C1940

$275.00

It's not likely that you'll see one of these for a good long while. Originally found in department stores, credit stamping phones were used to monitor internal lines of credit for regular customers. Our particular example features a few really nice touches, including milk glass indicator lights, ...

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Blue Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Tin C1930
Blue Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Tin C1930

$425.00

The Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company of Kansas City, MO once boasted an impressive claim to fame: they were the second largest cracker manufacturer in the United States for most of the 1910's, 20's and 30's. If that fact doesn't sell you on this piece, than maybe the charming worn blue patina or the e...

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Hand-Made 60-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940
Hand-Made 60-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940

$725.00

We are suckers for unique pieces of utilitarian history, especially if they were clearly well-used. Built by a crafty auto mechanic, this rough wooden cabinet features 60 tiny drawers and was meant to hold car and hardware parts. A fantastic attention-grabbing piece, this cabinet also boasts plen...

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Hamilton Triangular Type Cabinet W/ Green Sides C1920
Hamilton Triangular Type Cabinet W/ Green Sides C1920

$425.00

This counter-top cabinet would once have held hundreds of steel lettering type, designed and manufactured by the Hamilton Type Company of Twin Rivers, Wisconsin. Today, not only is it a fantastic relic of an iconic lettering company, it also serves as a wonderful and unique organizational tool.

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Hand-Built Model of a Gristmill Water Wheel C1925
Hand-Built Model of a Gristmill Water Wheel C1925

$750.00

Possibly built by an engineering student, this hand-made water wheel model is as charming as it is rustic. With tiny braces and a fully functioning wheel, this incredible piece looks like it belongs to a gristmill on the Brandywine River, but we are happy to enjoy it up close. A fantastic piece o...

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Art Deco Nickel and Milk Glass Sterilizer Cabinet C1928
Art Deco Nickel and Milk Glass Sterilizer Cabinet C1928

$450.00

Salvaged from an early-century barbershop, this dapper little sterilizer cabinet bursts with Deco character. The beautifully worn nickel-plated finished is highlighted with bursts of original brass below. We also love the three glass shelves, the window sash-style latch and the milk glass top, wh...

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Rusted Steel Shoreline Railroad Dustpan C1915
Rusted Steel Shoreline Railroad Dustpan C1915

$95.00

Worn and weathered, this heavy duty steel dustpan is a must-have for any collector of railroad memorabilia. Shoreline Railroad ran service along coast of New England and, in some form, still follows the same path today. This relic of the early 20th century offers great industrial style, with plen...

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Industrial 8-Drawer Desk Organizer C1965
Industrial 8-Drawer Desk Organizer C1965

$165.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, this desk organizer was once finished with a mottled grey paint, but time has improved the finish by adding the perfect amount of rust and wear. This cabinet is small e...

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Library Book Stand W/ Japanned Copper Finish c1925
Library Book Stand W/ Japanned Copper Finish c1925

$575.00

This impressive contraption folds, swivels, lifts and can be collapsed for transport. It is a completely adjustable book stand, designed for the portability. Built to accommodate books of all shapes and sizes, the steel panels open, close and spread so that the book is always supported. A handsom...

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Industrial Schrader Valve Company Display Cabinet c1945
Industrial Schrader Valve Company Display Cabinet c1945

$325.00

Distributed by Schrader in the 1940's to house their tire pressure valve caps, this fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal and mounted on a wooden disc stand, hand painted with great lettering and colors, this cab...

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Large Vornado Desk Top Fan C1960
Large Vornado Desk Top Fan C1960

$595.00

While Vornado still makes this model of fan today, nothing beats the original, especially with this incredible original blue paint. Standing at 19" tall with a 15" cage diameter and a new 8' long black nylon cord, this fan is ready to cool you down -- just in time for summer. Completely restored ...

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Rustic and Refined Rail Road Station Desk Organizer C1880s
Rustic and Refined Rail Road Station Desk Organizer C1880s

$425.00

Once used to organize programs and schedules on a rail road station manager's desk, this wonderful piece of early-century Americana would be an ideal addition to any work space today. Our favorite parts? The ornate scrolling jigsaw work on each of the 9 shelves, the dove-tail construction and the...

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Underwood Typewriter Company Crate c1915
Underwood Typewriter Company Crate c1915

$425.00

Just as clever and carefully designed as the Underwood Typewriter itself comes this fantastically preserved shipping crate. Heavy and hardworking, typing machines were shipped all around the country in these sturdily built crates, although very few examples of them have survived to today. This mo...

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Set of 5 Educational Relief Globes for the Blind c1963
Set of 5 Educational Relief Globes for the Blind c1963

$2,400.00

Produced by the American Printing House for the Blind, this extremely rare set of educational relief half-spheres depicts 5 different sections of the world: Asia, Australia and surrounding islands, South America, the Arctic Gap and Africa. The American Printing House for the Blind open its doors ...

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Vintage Triplet Milliamp on Stand c1934
Vintage Triplet Milliamp on Stand c1934

$500.00

Founded in Bluffton, Ohio in 1904 by R.L. Triplet, Triplet still makes milliamp readers today as part of Jewel Instrument's family of manufacturers. This handsome devil, Model 321, was patented by R.L. Triplet in 1934 with the goal of further advancing their line of electrical range measuring too...

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Wonderfully Worn Leather Backpack c1940
Wonderfully Worn Leather Backpack c1940

$275.00

Imagine what must have been carried in this handsome bag, and what could be carried in it. The honey-colored leather has been worn perfectly and is well-contrasted by the brushed aluminum zipper and clasps. While this is a fantastic piece of traveling history, it is also promises many adventures ...

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Rustic Table Top Parts Cabinet W/ 12 Removable Drawers c1945
Rustic Table Top Parts Cabinet W/ 12 Removable Drawers c1945

$250.00

Ideal for organization or display, this small tabletop parts cabinet has 12 removable drawers, which can be taken off and rearranged in any pattern. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. Either way, its am...

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Signs

Four Foot Tall Porcelain Enamel Letter A C1940s
Four Foot Tall Porcelain Enamel Letter A C1940s

$395.00

At 48" tall, this vintage letter A is an impressive piece of industrial signage history. Originally, it was outfitted with neon, so that it glowed from behind, but today we are letting the enamel speak for itself. The letter is worn and weathered, with a few scratches and nicks in the enamel, whi...

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Four Foot Tall Porcelain Enamel Letter P C1940s
Four Foot Tall Porcelain Enamel Letter P C1940s

$395.00

At 48" tall, this vintage letter P is an impressive piece of industrial signage history. Originally, it was outfitted with neon, so that it glowed from behind, but today we are letting the enamel speak for itself. The letter is worn and weathered, with a few scratches and nicks in the enamel, whi...

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Four Foot Tall Porcelain Enamel Letter O C1940s
Four Foot Tall Porcelain Enamel Letter O C1940s

$395.00

At 48" tall, this vintage letter O is an impressive piece of industrial signage history. Originally, it was outfitted with neon, so that it glowed from behind, but today we are letting the enamel speak for itself. The letter is worn and weathered, with a few scratches and nicks in the enamel, whi...

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Enormous Seven-Foot Good Year Tires Sign I C1940s
Enormous Seven-Foot Good Year Tires Sign I C1940s

$800.00

This wonderfully worn and weathered porcelain enamel Good Year Tires sign features one of the most iconic emblems of the 20th century: the talaria, or winged sandal of the Roman god Mercury, the swiftly traveling messenger of the gods. At seven feet tall, the sign is an impressive piece of automo...

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Primitive Hand-Painted Hamburger Sign C1930s
Primitive Hand-Painted Hamburger Sign C1930s

$900.00

Is there anything more charming than this hand-painted Hamburger sign? At seven feet, this is more than just an announcement, it is basically an early billboard! We love the teal and red color scheme and the primitive hand-lettered style. Did we mention it is double sided? A fantastic, folksy add...

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Porcelain Enamel Pharmacy Sign C1945
Porcelain Enamel Pharmacy Sign C1945

$675.00

Salvaged from the front of a mid-century Pharmacy, this porcelain enamel sign would once have glowed with neon lights. Today, it's a wonderfully worn relic of mid-century signage, complete with scratches and cracks in the enamel. These imperfections show the age and history of the piece an only a...

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Oculist's Advertising Thermometer C1880
Oculist's Advertising Thermometer C1880

$1,800.00

his optician's thermometer is a brilliant example of early utilitarian advertisement. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, businesses needed to peddle their wares through something more permanent than the pamphlets that had littered the ground for so many decades. These advertising thermome...

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Double-Sided Flashing Arrow Carnival Sign C1930s
Double-Sided Flashing Arrow Carnival Sign C1930s

$1,200.00

Point the way with this perfectly weathered hand-built carnival sign. We love the amateur construction, but we went through the trouble of restoring the wiring so that this funky fixture will glow for many years to come. Enjoy it from both sides, and feel free to point it any direction you'd like...

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Beautiful Embossed Mobil Gas Pegasus Sign C1930s
Beautiful Embossed Mobil Gas Pegasus Sign C1930s

$9,500.00

As one of the most iconic and recognizable company emblems in United States history, the Mobil Gas Pegasus has served as the guardian to many American roadways and rest stops. This astonishing embossed bas-relief porcelain sign dates from the late 1930s, when Mobil was distributing signs so ornat...

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Pair of Porcelain Restroom Signs C1930s
Pair of Porcelain Restroom Signs C1930s

$525.00

While this pair of restroom signs would have been at home a service station rest stop in the 1930's, today they are great relics of mid-century materials and design. Meant to protrude perpendicularly from the wall, the signs mount from a vertical flange on one side (see second photo). Sold as a p...

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Four Foot Tall Ice Cream Cone Sign C1960s
Four Foot Tall Ice Cream Cone Sign C1960s

$1,200.00

Get in the mood for summer with this four foot tall fiberglass ice cream cone, complete with whipped cream! This three-dimensional sign once flanked the entry way to a neighborhood scoop shop and stands today as a reminder of idyllic vacations and mid-century quirk. The cone is hollow and while...

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Double-Sided Glass Cat's Eye DRUGS Sign C1900
Double-Sided Glass Cat's Eye DRUGS Sign C1900

$6,500.00

Made from sheets of beautifully patinaed zinc, this early-century Drugs sign has so many stunning attributes: the 2" diameter cat's eyes that comprise the glowing letters, the faded lettering and the appliquéd flowers on each corner. One side of the sign features a complete set of cat's eyes and ...

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Cast Aluminum Letter L C1960s
Cast Aluminum Letter L C1960s

$85.00

Cast from molten aluminum, this mid-century sign letter has a great weight and shape. Perfect as a wall accent, this hollow letter hangs easily and looks great from any angle. Condition notes: Scratches and wear in the metal are commensurate with age and only add to the character and authentici...

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Mid-Century Industrial Products Sign C1960s
Mid-Century Industrial Products Sign C1960s

$650.00

Bold and graphic, this mid-century sign says it all: Industrial Products. We love the sans-serif lettering, stamped on a bright white background. The tin sign, made by the B. F. Goodrich Co., is mounted to a rustic wooden frame, which stabilizes the sign and makes it easy for hanging. A wonderful...

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White Enamel Letter R C1940s
White Enamel Letter R C1940s

$300.00

At 36" tall, this vintage letter R is an impressive piece of industrial signage history. Originally, it was outfitted with neon, so that it glowed from behind, but today we are letting the enamel speak for itself. The letter is worn and weathered, with a few scratches and nicks in the enamel, whi...

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White Enamel Letter U C1940s
White Enamel Letter U C1940s

$300.00

At 36" tall, this vintage letter U is an impressive piece of industrial signage history. Originally, it was outfitted with neon, so that it glowed from behind, but today we are letting the enamel speak for itself. The letter is worn and weathered, with a few scratches and nicks in the enamel, whi...

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White Enamel Letter I C1940s
White Enamel Letter I C1940s

$300.00

At 36" tall, this vintage letter I is an impressive piece of industrial signage history. Originally, it was outfitted with neon, so that it glowed from behind, but today we are letting the enamel speak for itself. The letter is worn and weathered, with a few scratches and nicks in the enamel, whi...

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Giant White Enamel ART Sign C1940s
Giant White Enamel ART Sign C1940s

$1,200.00

Comprised of three four-foot-tall porcelain enameled letters, this vintage ART sign is an impressive piece of industrial signage history. Originally, each letter was outfitted with neon, so that it glowed from behind, but today we are letting the enamel speak for itself. The letters are worn and ...

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Safety First Factory Sign C1930s
Safety First Factory Sign C1930s

$325.00

This vintage factory sign offers words to live by: Safety First. It's easy to imagine this worn and rustic sign affixed to an industrial-era machine. The sign itself is screened onto a piece of sturdy tin and then mounted on a steel A fantastic relic of early industrial American and a great remin...

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 Magnificent Double-Sided Neon Boot Repair Sign C1940
Magnificent Double-Sided Neon Boot Repair Sign C1940

65" H x 38" W

$7,500.00

What's not to love about this magnificent five and half foot tall Boot Repair sign? It features hand-painted lettering and shadowing, a fantastic boot shape, complete with heel and rounded toe, and boasts fully restored, bright red double-sided neon. Comes ready to hang with two top brackets and ...

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Black Double Sided Neon Office Sign C1940s
Black Double Sided Neon Office Sign C1940s

14" H x 42" W

$3,000.00

Point the way with this incredible double sided neon sign. The original paint and construction are all in place, but we've restored the neon to full glory so that it will glow for many more years to come. Perch this arrow on your desk or mount it from the ceiling with the handy built-in steel str...

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Restaurant Neon Sign with Chef Motif C1940s
Restaurant Neon Sign with Chef Motif C1940s

21" Wide x 32" High

$4,500.00

Bonjour! Salvaged from a restaurant in Oakland, CA, this incredible, two-toned neon sign features a fantastically fun and mischievous looking chef, complete with hat and mustache. In addition to the original paint and construction, this sign even boasts its original neon tubing, which shows its 7...

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Double-Sided Neon Drug Store Sign C1955
Double-Sided Neon Drug Store Sign C1955

$6,500.00

It's easy to imagine this double-sided beauty mounted at the entrance to a busy city drug store. The heavy-duty steel arms make it easy to mount this to a beam or directly to the ceiling, but we think it makes quite a statement perched on a counter or mantle, as well. The original paint and con...

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Double Sided Red Neon Cafe Sign C1950
Double Sided Red Neon Cafe Sign C1950

$4,500.00

It's always a good time to eat with this vintage Cafe sign.The original paint and construction are all in place, but we've restored the neon to full glory so that it will glow for many more years to come. Ready to hang via the sturdy steel arms and comes outfitted with an 8' plastic cord. This ...

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Double-Sided Neon Drug Store Sign C1950
Double-Sided Neon Drug Store Sign C1950

$4,200.00

It's easy to imagine this double-sided beauty mounted at the entrance to a busy city drug store. The heavy-duty steel arms make it easy to mount this to a beam or directly to the ceiling, but we think it makes quite a statement perched on a counter or mantle, as well. The original paint and co...

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Bold and Graphic Foodcraft Sign C1940s
Bold and Graphic Foodcraft Sign C1940s

$1,500.00

When it comes to vintage signage, we have a soft spot for great fonts and graphics. Fortunately, this sign offers a (literal) cornucopia of both. We love the weathered red-painted steel, which has been screened with a fantastic graphic of a cornucopia laden with vitals: bread, flour, coffee, mayo...

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Rare New York City Subway Platform Sign C1920s
Rare New York City Subway Platform Sign C1920s

$3,200.00

This sign dates from the 1920's and offers some good advice: Do Not Lean Over Edge of Platform! Even with the earliest transit systems impatient commuters were looking down the lines to watch for approaching trains. This relic of early New York transit history features a porcelain enamel sign, ma...

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Astonishing Enamel Clothing Sign by Federal Electric Co. C1903
Astonishing Enamel Clothing Sign by Federal Electric Co. C1903

$9,750.00

We took special care in restoring this incredible early-century Clothing sign. Having never before seen anything like it, we are fascinated by the ornate blue and white enamel frame and the 18" tall pressed enamel letters, each of which is adorned by a set of light bulbs so that this sign glows f...

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Early Enamel Eagle Sign C1930s
Early Enamel Eagle Sign C1930s

$2,750.00

While we are unsure of what organization this eagle represents, we know what he stands for. Bold and stylized, this sign is exemplary of early to mid-20th century graphics and fonts. Measuring almost four feet tall, this is a serious piece of early industrial signage.

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Pair of New Old Stock Enamel Restroom Signs C1930s
Pair of New Old Stock Enamel Restroom Signs C1930s

$425.00

These green and white rest room signs are in near perfect New Old Stock (NOS) condition. While they would have been at home a service station rest stop in the 1930's, today they are great relics of mid-century materials and design. Sold as a pair.

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Enamel Country Club Ginger Ale Sign C1940
Enamel Country Club Ginger Ale Sign C1940

$325.00

Country Club Ginger Ale was once the drink of choice in its hometown of Springfield, MA. Brewed to drink while playing a few holes, Country Club also sold a line of golf equipment made especially for women. This bright orange enamel sign comes with plenty of character. The enamel has been chipped...

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A. A. Horsfeldt Real Estate Sign C1940s
A. A. Horsfeldt Real Estate Sign C1940s

$125.00

Own a piece of Portland property with this mid-century A.A. Horsfeldt sign. Alva Arthur Horsfeldt was one of Portland's most prolific real estate brokers and a beloved civil servant. Love this sign for the history it carries with it, as well as the great mid-century fonts and graphics.

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Fourteen Foot Sinclair Oil Sign C1940
Fourteen Foot Sinclair Oil Sign C1940

$1,800.00

Founded in 1916, Sinclair Oil would become one of the most graphically iconic companies of the 20th century. This enormous sign with its dramatically shadowed letters measures 14 feet long, and is comprised of two seven foot lengths of porcelain over stamped steel. A must-have addition to any col...

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Fully Restored Red and White Arrow Marquee Sign C1950s
Fully Restored Red and White Arrow Marquee Sign C1950s

$4,000.00

This brightly colored arrow marquee sign has been fully restored (that includes a fresh coat of paint and a new flasher). With 27 flashing light bulbs on either side, this vision of red and white is sure to grab anyone's attention, just as it did 60 years ago. Comes with new 6 foot black plastic ...

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Locksmith Trade Sign, c1940
Locksmith Trade Sign, c1940

$750.00

While the key to happiness may be elusive, you could certainly do yourself a good turn with this vintage hand-painted sign. Salvaged from a 1940s locksmith's shop, it still has its original paint and mounting brackets.

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Apothecary Trade Sign, c1880
Apothecary Trade Sign, c1880

$2,800.00

You may not be mixing your own poultices or tonics, but no matter: the pharmacist is in! This wonderful antique mortar and pestle would have been mounted outside an apothecary in the late 1800s, telegraphing the shop's purpose to the literate and illiterate alike. We like to imagine it in a new ...

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Exceptional Early Cast Iron No Trespassing Sign, c1870
Exceptional Early Cast Iron No Trespassing Sign, c1870

$900.00

This is one of those items that occasionally comes through our salvage department that gets us all atwitter and we debate whether to sell it all. Found underneath the foundation of a Portland building originally built for the railroad in 1876, it is our assumption that this sign must have come f...

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Branford "Ivy" Bronze Single Pocket Door Set, c1885
Branford "Ivy" Bronze Single Pocket Door Set, c1885

$375.00

One of the most popular of the high-end Aesthetic Movement hardware designs of the late 1880s, "Ivy" was designed by J.J. Kennedy for the Branford Lock Works of Branford, Connecticut and patented in January of 1884 (No. 14,536). Both remarkably ornate and yet subtle in its finely textured relief...

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Double Sided Blue and White Flashing Arrow Sign C1960s
Double Sided Blue and White Flashing Arrow Sign C1960s

$3,750.00

Bask in the warm and wonderful glow of this six and a half foot tall salvaged carnival sign. This incredible piece features 150 flashing lights (75 on either side) and has been outfitted with an updated flasher, which pulses the bulbs a a dazzling speed. Even though we completely restored the w...

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Double Sided Red and White Flashing Arrow Sign C1960s
Double Sided Red and White Flashing Arrow Sign C1960s

$3,750.00

Bask in the warm and wonderful glow of this six and a half foot tall salvaged carnival sign. This incredible piece features 150 flashing lights (75 on either side) and has been outfitted with an updated flasher, which pulses the bulbs at a dazzling speed. Even though we completely restored the...

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Vintage Green Enamel Bowling Sign C1950's
Vintage Green Enamel Bowling Sign C1950's

$895.00

Comprised of eight polished green enamel letters, this handsome Bowling sign comes to us from a mid-century alley, bringing with it the sounds of crashing pins and laughter. Ideal for any man cave. Each letter is free-standing, with handy mounting holes on the back. While all of the letters are ...

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Maroon Enamel Letter N C1950
Maroon Enamel Letter N C1950

$65.00

Made with maroon porcelain, enameled over steel, this mid-century sign letter would once have housed neon tubing. Perfect as a wall accent, this hollow letter hangs easily and looks great from any angle. Condition notes: Scratches and wear in the metal are commensurate with age and only add to t...

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Maroon Enamel Letter R C1950
Maroon Enamel Letter R C1950

$65.00

Made with maroon porcelain, enameled over steel, this mid-century sign letter would once have housed neon tubing. Perfect as a wall accent, this hollow letter hangs easily and looks great from any angle. Condition notes: Scratches and wear in the metal are commensurate with age and only add to t...

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Maroon Enamel Letter I C1950
Maroon Enamel Letter I C1950

$65.00

Made with maroon porcelain, enameled over steel, this mid-century sign letter would once have housed neon tubing. Perfect as a wall accent, this hollow letter hangs easily and looks great from any angle. Condition notes: Scratches and wear in the metal are commensurate with age and only add to t...

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Munyon's Homeopathic Remedies Sign C1890s
Munyon's Homeopathic Remedies Sign C1890s

$250.00

An infamous snake-oil salesman, James M. Munyon's promising career as a "homoeopathic" [sic] medical professional was marred by scandal, despite his promise of "positive cures" for any ailment. This fantastic relic, which features brightly colored font and a pattern of Victorian style fretwork ar...

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Rusted Construction Site Caution Sign C1960s
Rusted Construction Site Caution Sign C1960s

$120.00

We love the way rust has eaten away at the base of this reclaimed construction site sign. In fantastic mid-century font, this cautionary sign would be a great addition to any man cave, commercial space or restaurant. Condition notes: The rusted and worn condition is the very essence of this pie...

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Rusted Truck Stop Caution Sign C1960s
Rusted Truck Stop Caution Sign C1960s

$120.00

We love the way rust has eaten away at the side of this reclaimed truck stop site sign. In fantastic mid-century font, this cautionary sign would be a great addition to any man cave, commercial space or restaurant. Condition notes: The rusted and worn condition is the very essence of this piece...

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Enormous Worn Red Marquee Arrow C1950s
Enormous Worn Red Marquee Arrow C1950s

120" W x 19" H x 10" D

$6,500.00

Without question, this is one of the biggest, flashiest signs in our collection. Plug it in and stand back: the thrill and fun of each twinkling light will point your guests to wherever the action is taking place. Did we mention it is two sided? Even though this sign boasts a total of 78 sockets...

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Set of Three New Old Stock Reflective Danger Signs C1930s
Set of Three New Old Stock Reflective Danger Signs C1930s

Sold as a set of three.

$155.00

Meant to mark the entrance to a mine shaft, these handy little Danger signs feature double sided decals, a reflective-glass-bead finish and a 14" stem. We love that they are simple and utilitarian, yet unique and unexpected. With a dozen in stock, we've put a few of them to make an unusual one-of...

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Best's Shoe Repair Trade Sign C1915
Best's Shoe Repair Trade Sign C1915

$525.00

This early-century trade sign doesn't mean to boast, but apparently Mr. Best just happened to be the finest cobbler in Brooklyn, NY, once upon a time. Trade signs are a special favorite of ours, particularly when they are this charming. This rustic wooden sign features the original paint and hand...

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Rare Hand-Painted General Store Pans Sign C1880s
Rare Hand-Painted General Store Pans Sign C1880s

$1,650.00

We're not sure what we like best about this rare 19th-century general store sign: the dramatic hand-painted shadowed letters? The carved wooden frame? What about the fact that it's over 5 feet long? As the perfect statement piece for any kitchen or restaurant, this Pans sign is ready to hang via ...

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Weathered Roadside Warning Sign C1940s
Weathered Roadside Warning Sign C1940s

$180.00

We love the way rust has eaten away at the finish of this reclaimed roadside warning sign. In fantastic mid-century font, this cautionary sign would be a great addition to any man cave, commercial space or restaurant. The sign can be dated to the 1940s by the telephone number format - Taylor 4-4...

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Eleven Foot Long Salvaged Motel Sign C1960s
Eleven Foot Long Salvaged Motel Sign C1960s

24" H x 132" W x 11" D

$6,500.00

At eleven feet long, this incredible blue neon masterpiece would have caught the eye of any weary traveler. Today, it glows just as brightly as it did 50 years ago, and makes just as big of a statement. The original paint and construction are all in place, but we've restored the neon to full gl...

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Hand-Painted Tattoo Sign C1940s
Hand-Painted Tattoo Sign C1940s

$1,200.00

While tattoos have been a form of personal expression for the entirety of human history, this rare sign likely hails from the era of the art's most rapid rise around WWII. Initially, tattooing became a regular practice among seamen, as it was the quickest and most effective way to identify sail...

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Vintage Stamped Metal Ground Repair Sign C1960s
Vintage Stamped Metal Ground Repair Sign C1960s

$75.00

We love the font, color, wear and message of this great mid-century golf course sign. Hang it on your wall, your doorway or set it on your book shelf. Wherever you display it, it is sure to be a great historic reminder. Condition notes: Fairly new condition. Any scratches, nicks an chips in the...

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Rustic Yellow Letter N C1940s
Rustic Yellow Letter N C1940s

$75.00

Composed from rustic yellow paint, enameled on steel, the condition of this letter N is wonderfully offset by a few chips here and there. Perfect as a wall accent, this stamped letter hangs easily and looks great from any angle. Condition notes: Scratches and wear in the metal are commensurate w...

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Rustic Yellow Letter R C1940s
Rustic Yellow Letter R C1940s

$75.00

Composed from rustic yellow paint, enameled on steel, the condition of this letter R is wonderfully offset by a few chips here and there. Perfect as a wall accent, this stamped letter hangs easily and looks great from any angle. Condition notes: Scratches and wear in the metal are commensurate w...

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Bold Enamel Danger Sign C1960s
Bold Enamel Danger Sign C1960s

$95.00

We love the bright colors and bold type of this dye cut red, black and white porcelain enamel Danger sign. Equally as charming is the fantastic patina and wear, which only comes with decades of use. Two pre-drillled holes make this sign ready for hanging right out of the box. Condition notes: Ru...

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Mid-Century Tums Advertisement Thermometer C1965
Mid-Century Tums Advertisement Thermometer C1965

$125.00

When a St. Louis pharmacist invented Tums for his wife's indigestion, the quick relief medicine became an instant sensation. This dapper little advertisement thermometer would have hung in the window of a neighborhood Pop Shoppe or grocery store. The thermometer still works, too! Condition notes...

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Watch Makers Trade Sign W/ Stand C1900
Watch Makers Trade Sign W/ Stand C1900

$2,400.00

Made from cast iron and steel, this incredible pocket watch trade sign would have originally hung above the entrance to a watch, jewelry and clock repair shop. The sign is embossed and double-sided, making it even more remarkable. One face of the watch has been refinished, with era-appropriate co...

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Pair of Porcelain Restroom Signs C1930s
Pair of Porcelain Restroom Signs C1930s

$475.00

While this pair of restroom signs would have been at home a service station rest stop in the 1930's, today they are great relics of mid-century materials and design. Meant to hang above the respective restroom doors. Sold as a pair. Condition notes: Some cracks in the enamel reveal the steel bas...

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Primitive Directional Arrow Sign C1940
Primitive Directional Arrow Sign C1940

$100.00

Point the way with this wonderfully rustic hand-made arrow sign. The sign is comprised simply of a muted orange painted arrow on a piece of weathered plywood. A wonderful, primitive piece of Americana, perfect for any room in the house. Hangs from an alligator bar, fixed to the back of the sign...

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Exquisitely Worn Mobil Gas Pegasus C1940
Exquisitely Worn Mobil Gas Pegasus C1940

$6,000.00

As one of the most iconic and recognizable company emblems in United States history, the Mobil Gas Pegasus has served as the guardian to many American roadways and rest stops. This astonishing porcelain sign dates from the late 1930s, when Mobil was distributing signs so ornate and delicate the t...

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Double Sided Neon EATS Sign C1940
Double Sided Neon EATS Sign C1940

$7,500.00

Once in a blue moon we come across a neon sign with porcelain enamel face plates and we get very excited. This holy grail of vintage signs proudly advertises EATS for the no-nonsense blue-collar joe, instantly evoking an entire vanished era in that one brief word. This sign, made by Neon-Art of...

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Brightly Colored Porcelain Enamel Barber Shop Sign C1915
Brightly Colored Porcelain Enamel Barber Shop Sign C1915

$600.00

This deliciously chewed barber shop sign would have once wrapped around a pole, referring to the well-known barber shop poles of Medieval Europe. The iconic horizontal red, white and blue stripes are perfectly contrasted with the worn patina of this piece, which could be mounted with the pre-dril...

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Complete National Screw & Manufacturing Co Display Board C1960
Complete National Screw & Manufacturing Co Display Board C1960

$495.00

The National Screw & Manufacturing Company made hardware products out of Cleveland, OH for almost 100 years. This fantastic relic of their mid-century marketing features a large variety of fasteners, each marked with a great sans-serif label. We especially love the little robotic mascot depic...

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Fully Restored Best Western Crown Sign C1962
Fully Restored Best Western Crown Sign C1962

$15,000.00

While a stylized crown is still part of the Best Western Hotel chain's emblem today, the original interpretation was much more literal. At 5' tall, this incredible lighted crown sign has been fully restored by our team of expert craftsmen. The red and gold painted steel panels shine brightly and ...

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Worn and Rusted Streamline Neon Office Sign C1930s
Worn and Rusted Streamline Neon Office Sign C1930s

$4,500.00

Point the way with this incredible blue and white neon sign. The original paint and construction are all in place, but we've restored the neon to full glory so that it will glow for many more years to come. Perch this sign on your desk or mount it from the wall with the handy built-in steel strap...

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Giant Lighted Flashing Star Sign C1955
Giant Lighted Flashing Star Sign C1955

$4,200.00

Your house will be the brightest on the block when adorned with this classic 4-foot tall lighted star. Originally, it would have decorated the entrance to a carnival or park ground, but we can easily imagine it on the roof of Clark Griswold's well-lit holiday home. In addition to the heart-warm...

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Two Foot Tall White Enamel Letter O C1940
Two Foot Tall White Enamel Letter O C1940

$175.00

At 26" tall, this vintage letter O is an impressive piece of industrial signage history. The letter is worn and weathered, with a few scratches and nicks in the enamel, which hopefully just adds to the character of this incredible piece. Condition notes: Good vintage condition with scratches and...

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Vintage Two-Sided Hotel Vacancy Sign C1955
Vintage Two-Sided Hotel Vacancy Sign C1955

$3,500.00

Straight from a road-side motel, this vacancy/no vacancy sign comes fully restored with period-appropriate neon and a wiring system that allows you to turn the "NO" on and off with a pull of a chain. We love the chipped blue finish of the sign canister, perfectly worn away to show the metal below...

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Incredible Zinc Horse Head Farrier's Trade Sign C1880
Incredible Zinc Horse Head Farrier's Trade Sign C1880

$5,000.00

When it comes to 19th century trade signs, this is a horse of a different color. Made of zinc, this sign was formed using the repousse method of molding metal -- by hammering and forming it from the inside out. While the form and composition is stunning, we also love the perfectly worn gilt finis...

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Rare Blue and White Enamel Push Pull Entry Signs C1930
Rare Blue and White Enamel Push Pull Entry Signs C1930

$500.00

While we imagine this pair of porcelain enamel entry signs would have been at home in a pharmacy or pop shoppe in the 1930's, today they are great relics of early-century material and design. Originally hung on either side of a single door. Sold as a pair. Condition notes: Some cracks in the ena...

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Blue Enamel Sign Letter E C1950
Blue Enamel Sign Letter E C1950

$95.00

Made with the perfect hue of cobalt blue porcelain, enameled over steel, this dapper sign letter would once have hung along the cornice of a mid-century building. Ideal as a wall accent, this hollow letter hangs easily and looks great from any angle. Condition notes: Scratches and wear in the me...

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Blue Enamel Sign Letter L C1950
Blue Enamel Sign Letter L C1950

$95.00

Made with the perfect hue of cobalt blue porcelain, enameled over steel, this dapper sign letter would once have hung along the cornice of a mid-century building. Ideal as a wall accent, this hollow letter hangs easily and looks great from any angle. Condition notes: Scratches and wear in the me...

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Blue Enamel Sign Letter N C1950
Blue Enamel Sign Letter N C1950

$95.00

Made with the perfect hue of cobalt blue porcelain, enameled over steel, this dapper sign letter would once have hung along the cornice of a mid-century building. Ideal as a wall accent, this hollow letter hangs easily and looks great from any angle. Condition notes: Scratches and wear in the me...

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Double-Sided Mid-Century Neon Open Sign C1965
Double-Sided Mid-Century Neon Open Sign C1965

$3,500.00

Welcome visitors, customers and house guests alike with this fantastic neon OPEN sign. This well-preserved neon sign features a bright baked-on red and white painted finish, a simple, mid-century lettering style and expertly restored neon tubing on not one, but two glowing sides. The steel arms s...

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Black and White Porcelain Enamel Office Parking Sign C1940
Black and White Porcelain Enamel Office Parking Sign C1940

$195.00

We love bold Deco-style lettering, so the type on this bright black and white enamel sign has us swooning. Equally as charming is the fantastic patina and wear, which only comes with decades of use. Six pre-drillled holes make this sign ready for hanging right out of the box. Condition notes: Sc...

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Mid-Century Maroon and Yellow Caution Sign C1965
Mid-Century Maroon and Yellow Caution Sign C1965

$125.00

We love the bubbly lettering, funky colors, and classic message of this great mid-century street sign. Hang it on your wall, above your doorway or set it on your book shelf – however you use it, it's sure to start the conversation. Condition notes: All scratches, nicks an chips in the maroon pai...

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Mid-Century Neon Pizza Sign W/ Enamel Face C1965
Mid-Century Neon Pizza Sign W/ Enamel Face C1965

$3,500.00

Imagine sitting by the warm glow of this bright & tasty red neon Pizza sign, waiting for your pie to come out of the oven. We are tantalized by this fully restored sign, which features the rare and always desirable enamel face plate, seen here in crisp black and white. Originally, the sign wa...

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Incredibly Rare Double-Sided Federal Electric Company DRUGS Sign C1903
Incredibly Rare Double-Sided Federal Electric Company DRUGS Sign C1903

$9,750.00

We took special care in restoring this incredible early-century pharmacy DRUGS sign. Always fans of porcelain enamel, we are fascinated by the ornate blue and white frame and the 18" tall pressed enamel letters, each of which is adorned by a set of light bulbs so that this sign glows from afar. M...

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Perfectly Aged Lighted Carnival Arrow C1950
Perfectly Aged Lighted Carnival Arrow C1950

$5,500.00

Step right up and bask in the glow of this remarkable carnival arrow sign! Two-sided and two-toned, this lighted sign has been fully restored and now features 110 flickering bulbs (55 on either side), powered by a flicker motor that causes the lights to pulse in waves along the arrow. The patina ...

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Sleek and Sophisticated Back-Lit Keys Made Sign C1940
Sleek and Sophisticated Back-Lit Keys Made Sign C1940

$750.00

In the annals of advertisement history, Art Deco and Streamline back-lit window signs are at the top of every collector's wish list. This majestic relic of streamlined signage features hand-applied black-out paint on reeded glass, which reveals the words "Keys Made" when lit. Just as charming is ...

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Double-Sided Neon Coffee Shop Sign C1950
Double-Sided Neon Coffee Shop Sign C1950

$5,500.00

Once in a blue moon we come across a neon sign with porcelain enamel face plates and we get very excited. This holy grail of vintage signs proudly advertises Coffee Shop for the no-nonsense blue-collar joe, instantly evoking visions of a bustling mid-century diner or cafe. This sign is all origin...

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Vintage Neon Lobby Sign C1945
Vintage Neon Lobby Sign C1945

$2,500.00

Harken back to the days of the golden age of cinema with this dapper neon Lobby sign. This well-preserved neon sign features a bold baked-on black and white painted finish, a simple, Deco-style typeface and, unbelievably, the original neon tubing. Two steel brackets allow the sign to be hung flus...

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Medieval-Revival Inspired BAR Sign C1945
Medieval-Revival Inspired BAR Sign C1945

$1,800.00

Considered a Holy Grail among sign collectors, well-preserved Bar signs aren't exactly a dime a dozen. We were thrilled to come across this handsome example of the sign crafter's art, particularly in such vibrant shades of green and gold. The bold hand-painted lettering combines perfectly with th...

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Mid-Century Double-Sided Neon Take Out Sign C1960
Mid-Century Double-Sided Neon Take Out Sign C1960

$3,500.00

Imagine sitting by the warm glow of this bright red neon Take Out sign, waiting for your food to come off the grill. We are tantalized by this fully restored sign, which features neon on both sides, seen here in crisp red and white. The sign boasts its original canister and finish, as well as the...

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NOS Do Not Clean With Gasoline Sign C1940s
NOS Do Not Clean With Gasoline Sign C1940s

$325.00

We are big fans of New Old Stock (NOS) signage, especially when they boast unusual and funky graphics. This garage sign offers a helpful reminding, with the aid of a hapless gas station attendant. A great, mid-century piece of automotive history, in near-perfect condition. Condition notes: NOS ...

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Solid Bronze Eagle and Tiger Placard C1950
Solid Bronze Eagle and Tiger Placard C1950

$325.00

Cast from solid bronze, this impressive placard shows a soaring eagle overcoming a tiger, perhaps symbolic of the Korean War. The piece, which weighs about 20 pounds, is easily hung via the three counter-sunk screw holes seen on the wings of the eagle and shoulder of the tiger. Condition notes:...

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Porcelain Enamel No Matches Sign C1930
Porcelain Enamel No Matches Sign C1930

$225.00

Seems simple enough. No matches = no fires. We love the bright colors and bold type of this dye cut red and white porcelain enamel National sign. Equally as charming is the fantastic patina and wear, which only comes with decades of use. Six pre-drillled holes make this sign ready for hanging rig...

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Reclaimed School Crossing Sign Remnant C1955
Reclaimed School Crossing Sign Remnant C1955

$650.00

Made from stamped and embossed steel, finished with black and white baked-on enamel finish, this remarkable sign remnant features a friendly looking Jill, who is ready to help her classmates along to school by indicating the safe street-cross zones. A fantastic relic of mid-century design and man...

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Lighted Swooping Silver Arrow Marquee Sign C1940
Lighted Swooping Silver Arrow Marquee Sign C1940

$5,500.00

Reliably rusty, this vintage light up marquee sign features 32 flashing lights on either side, pointing the way to your destination. Perfect for a commercial, retail or restaurant space. Hangs from two flanges at the top and bottom of the arrow. Can be mounted vertically (as shown), or horizonta...

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Beautiful Hand-Painted Office Sign C1915
Beautiful Hand-Painted Office Sign C1915

$850.00

We love the color, letter type and wear of this great early-century office sign. Complete with gilt lettering and sand-paint background, this stately piece will help guide the way with style. Hang it on your wall, your doorway or set it on your book shelf.

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Perfectly Worn School Crossing Pennant Sign C1955
Perfectly Worn School Crossing Pennant Sign C1955

$650.00

We love everything about this rustic school crossing pennant. From the perfectly aged black metal paint, to the adorable little figures, who hold hands as they cross the street. The galvanized steel pennant was originally affixed to a wooden frame with would have been held and pointed as necessar...

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Antique Whooping Cough Sign C1915
Antique Whooping Cough Sign C1915

$550.00

We love the color, letter type, wear and message of this great early-century public wellness sign. The poster, which is shown here in its original frame, served as an announcement of new policies revolving around whooping cough outbreaks, which were particularly bad during the 1910's and '20's (a...

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Black and White Porcelain Enamel Lufkin Sign C1955
Black and White Porcelain Enamel Lufkin Sign C1955

$225.00

Founded in Cleveland, Ohio in 1869, Lufkin Tools remains one of the most prolific and trusted utility companies in the United States. This beautifully preserved black and white enamel sign, which was used to advertise Lufkin in mid-century hardware stores, features fantastically bold lettering an...

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NOS For Sale Sign w/ Mounting Flange C1950
NOS For Sale Sign w/ Mounting Flange C1950

$150.00

Printed by the A.I. Root Company, a 19th century family-run business that still operates in Ohio today, this handsome and perfectly preserved For Sale sign features stenciled mid-century lettering, a "foiled" finish and a helpful mounting flange, which makes this sign ready to hang right out of t...

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Steel Mid-Century CASH Sign C1955
Steel Mid-Century CASH Sign C1955

$165.00

It makes the world go round. We love the style, color and message of this great mid-century street sign. Hang it on your wall, above your doorway or set it on your book shelf – or as a friendly reminder to your customers.

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Industrial Metal Saw Chart C1940
Industrial Metal Saw Chart C1940

$195.00

Distributed for Milford, a saw supply company that is still in business today, this stoic little sign features plenty of industrial styling, as well as more information than you'd ever need about kerf widths. A great, graphic addition to any space.

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Chocked Wheels Truck Stop Signs C1955
Chocked Wheels Truck Stop Signs C1955

$195.00

We love the lettering, color, wear and message of this great mid-century street sign. Hang it on your wall, above your doorway or set it on your book shelf – or, use it for its original purpose by your loading dock.

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Porcelain Enamel Texaco Danger Sign C1940
Porcelain Enamel Texaco Danger Sign C1940

$175.00

Distributed for Texaco properties, this stoic porcelain enamel DANGER sign features blocky lettering, great colors, and a fantastically worn patina. Four pre-drilled holes make the sign ready to hang right out of the box.

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Mid-Century No Dumping Sign C1955
Mid-Century No Dumping Sign C1955

$195.00

We love the letting, stark colors and message of this great mid-century sign. Hang it on your wall, your doorway or set it on your book shelf. Wherever you display it, it is sure to be a great historic reminder.

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Lamplighter House Sign Plaque C1940
Lamplighter House Sign Plaque C1940

$225.00

Cast in aluminum, this charming little house sign features a friendly looking Benjamin Franklin-esque figure, lighting a street lamp. Well worn, but ready to display new house numbers or the name of your establishment.

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Orange and White Enamel No Trespassing Sign C1945
Orange and White Enamel No Trespassing Sign C1945

$225.00

This stoic porcelain enamel No Trespassing sign features blocky lettering, great colors, and a fantastically worn patina. Four pre-drilled holes make the sign ready to hang right out of the box.

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Set of Three Enamel Gas Station Sign Numbers C1965
Set of Three Enamel Gas Station Sign Numbers C1965

$150.00

This listing includes three yellow and black porcelain enamel gas station pricing numbers. If your address consists of these digits in any formation, these are the perfect signs for you. Each sign has two pre-drilled metal-lined holes, which make them very easy for hanging.

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Mid-Century Corner Store Pepsi Sign C1950
Mid-Century Corner Store Pepsi Sign C1950

$225.00

Ah, the good old days, when you could get a half-dozen 16oz Pepsi bottles for $.59! We love the hand-painted lettering and the way the yellow paint has begun to chip off in all the right places. We clear coated the sign to prevent further aging, because we love it just the way it is.

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Black and White Porcelain Enamel Lufkin Sign C1957
Black and White Porcelain Enamel Lufkin Sign C1957

$250.00

Founded in Cleveland, Ohio in 1869, Lufkin Tools remains one of the most prolific and trusted utility companies in the United States. This beautifully preserved black and white enamel sign, which was used to advertise Lufkin in mid-century hardware stores, features fantastically bold lettering an...

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 Double Sided Deco Red Neon Liquors Sign C1945
Double Sided Deco Red Neon Liquors Sign C1945

$4,500.00

This remarkable neon sign features a great Deco stepped shape, a yellow and black painted background and some of the brightest neon we've seen. The original paint and construction are all in place, but we've restored the neon to full glory so that it will glow for many more years to come. Two arm...

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Fantastic Bachelors' Friend Advertisement Sign c1940s
Fantastic Bachelors' Friend Advertisement Sign c1940s

$275.00

Likely sold at your local department store, Bachelors' Friend Socks (or "Sox") were a tried and true brand that promised three important things to any bachelor: no more darning, 6 months of wear and plenty of selection for men of any size. This charming sign features wonderful mid-century graphic...

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Rustic Mobil Oil Gas Station Sign C1940s
Rustic Mobil Oil Gas Station Sign C1940s

$1,800.00

As one of the most iconic and recognizable company emblems in United States history, the Mobil Gas Pegasus has served as the guardian to many American roadways and rest stops. This handsome steel sign dates from the 1940s. The particularly raw and weathered condition of this mid-century version...

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Hires Root Beer Advertisement Thermometer C1955
Hires Root Beer Advertisement Thermometer C1955

$295.00

Worn and well-loved, the gorgeously drawn graphic on this classic lithographed tin Hires Root Beer thermometer features the iconic 8 oz clear glass bottle mounted with a helpful temperature reader. Dated to the 1950's, this traditional mid-century rendition of one of America's favorite drinks is ...

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Large Classic Atomic Age Coca Cola Sign c1955
Large Classic Atomic Age Coca Cola Sign c1955

$950.00

The avid Coca-Cola collector might recognize this as a coveted "atomic style" sign, named for the twinkling stars in each corner, but just about everyone loves the classic look of Coke memorabilia. Of particular note is the superb condition - this rare sign is 'new old stock', a vintage sign tha...

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Lighted Carnival Sign Remnant c1950s
Lighted Carnival Sign Remnant c1950s

$1,250.00

Salvaged from a mid-century carnival comes this unique chevron-shaped sign remnant. Brightly painted in red and yellow, this double-sided relic brings decades of family fun and laughter, with the added component of being newly rewired. While we love to see this remnant poised on its toes, it can ...

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New Old Stock Classic Coca Cola Sign C1950s
New Old Stock Classic Coca Cola Sign C1950s

$1,200.00

The avid Coca-Cola collector might recognize this as a coveted "fishtail" sign, named for the fins on either side of the bright red emblem, but just about everyone loves the classic look of Coke memorabilia. Of particular note is the superb condition - this rare sign is 'new old stock', a vintag...

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Pair of Mid-Century Restroom Flange Signs c1955
Pair of Mid-Century Restroom Flange Signs c1955

$475.00

While this pair of restroom signs would have been at home a service station rest stop in the 1950's, today they are great relics of mid-century materials and design. Meant to hang above the respective restroom doors. Sold as a pair.

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Wonderfully Worn New York New Haven Hartford Railroad Sign c1910
Wonderfully Worn New York New Haven Hartford Railroad Sign c1910

$450.00

All aboard! This handsome early-century sign refers to the New York, New Haven and Hartford railway line (lovingly known at the time as The New Haven). City folk in these three cities, as well as Boston and Providence, used this line to traverse between urban centers, but also to get away from th...

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Hand-Carved Baseball Strike Sign c1955
Hand-Carved Baseball Strike Sign c1955

$275.00

Batter up! This brightly painted red and blue "Strike" sign would have originally hung on the score board of an old baseball diamond, where the number of balls and strikes would be recorded at each inning. A fantastic, somewhat rustic piece to celebrate America's favorite pastime.

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Architectural

Neo-Classical Pine Pediment C1820s
Neo-Classical Pine Pediment C1820s

$825.00

Salvaged from a stately entryway, this pine pediment would have graced the door of a Neo-Classical style home on the east coast in the early 19th century. Classically inspired elements abound, including the dentilated trim and the swan's neck keyhole, which would have once highlighted a plaster b...

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Clear Glass High Voltage Insulator C1960s
Clear Glass High Voltage Insulator C1960s

$90.00

The great grand daddy of mid-century power line insulators, this enormous high voltage model features a cast aluminum hub and a opalescent clear blown glass disc, which would have protected electrical, telephone and telegraph cables as they lined the country side. This piece stands as a wonderful...

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Pair of Enormous Primitive Corbels I C1920s
Pair of Enormous Primitive Corbels I C1920s

$4,000.00

Made from solid fir, these enormous, primitive corbels are as commanding and sturdy as the mighty tree they came from. While they originally held up the roof of a huge early-century ship repair dry dock warehouse here in Portland, we like to picture them in a mead-filled hall, the likes of which ...

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Small Cast Iron Leaf Architectural Element C1890s
Small Cast Iron Leaf Architectural Element C1890s

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$40.00

From the ancient Greeks to the early modernists, the acanthus leaf has been cropping up on buildings for generations. This iteration comes to us from the late 19th century, when cast iron was the medium of choice for architectural giants like Louis Sullivan and Daniel Burnham. This leaf stands 7"...

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Carved Ionic Capital, c1880s
Carved Ionic Capital, c1880s

$425.00

This hefty specimen was salvaged from a Portland building, where it has resided since the last century. Carved egg-and-dart and scrolled motifs reveal its Ionic heritage. The raw cedar shows some signs of drying and age, such as chips and cracks (if you'd been around for more than a century, you...

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Pair of Enormous Primitive Corbels II C1920s
Pair of Enormous Primitive Corbels II C1920s

$4,000.00

Made from solid fir, these enormous, primitive corbels are as commanding and sturdy as the mighty tree they came from. While they originally held up the roof of a huge early-century ship repair dry dock warehouse here in Portland, we like to picture them in a mead-filled hall, the likes of which ...

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Galvanized-Tin Roof Finial, c1885
Galvanized-Tin Roof Finial, c1885

$375.00

If, like us, you yearn to bring tokens of the past into your present, here's a piece destined to take any collection of architectural salvage over the top. We don't know its exact provenance, but it would have capped an edifice of some significance in 1885 – possibly a courthouse, school, or mer...

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Plinth and Corner Blocks, c.1885
Plinth and Corner Blocks, c.1885

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$140.00

Beautiful, unique Eastlake details for a period home's doorway. Made of Douglas Fir. Note: Some chipping and nailholes, the most severe of which is visible in the photo. All pieces have been cleaned of paint. $('#order_cart_line_item_quantity').attr('disabled','disabled');

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15" Stripped Mahogany Turned Baluster, c1900
15" Stripped Mahogany Turned Baluster, c1900

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$80.00

Beautifully proportioned and elegantly stripped of paint and varnish, this bare mahogany turned baluster would make a gorgeous architectural design element or candle stand (if properly fireproofed) suitable for most any decor.

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23" Stripped Wooden Turned & Carved Spindle, c1900
23" Stripped Wooden Turned & Carved Spindle, c1900

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$150.00

Beautifully proportioned and elegantly stripped of paint and varnish, this bare wood spindle features turned, fluted, gadrooned and spiral molded sections that would make it a gorgeous architectural design element or candle stand (if properly fireproofed) suitable for most any decor. Note slight...

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23" Stripped Wooden Turned & Carved Spindle, c1900
23" Stripped Wooden Turned & Carved Spindle, c1900

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$150.00

Beautifully proportioned and elegantly stripped of paint and varnish, this bare wood spindle features turned, fluted, gadrooned and spiral molded sections that would make it a gorgeous architectural design element or candle stand (if properly fireproofed) suitable for most any decor.

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Pair of Petite Oak Corbels, C1900
Pair of Petite Oak Corbels, C1900

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$65.00

Even though they are only 3 1/2" tall, the detail and craftsmanship on this tiny pair of corbels is astonishing. The Classically inspired volute (or scrollwork) adds great volume to the pair, which could be applied to the interior corners of any door or entry way. Use them for their original arch...

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Pair of Enormous Primitive Corbels III C1920s
Pair of Enormous Primitive Corbels III C1920s

$4,000.00

Made from solid fir, these enormous, primitive corbels are as commanding and sturdy as the mighty tree they came from. While they originally held up the roof of a huge early-century ship repair dry dock warehouse here in Portland, we like to picture them in a mead-filled hall, the likes of which ...

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Monumental Cast Iron Streetlight Finial C1900
Monumental Cast Iron Streetlight Finial C1900

$275.00

Salvaged from a 19th-century street lamp that once lined the boulevards of Detroit , this monumental cast iron finial depicts a pineapple, the classical symbol of hospitality. A wonderful and original conversation piece, perfectly chipped and weathered by a century in the elements. Condition not...

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Set of Eastlake Plinth and Corner Blocks C1890
Set of Eastlake Plinth and Corner Blocks C1890

$175.00

Beautiful, unique Eastlake details for a period home's doorway. Carved and assembled from pine, finished with a few layers of paint, with a light minty green as the top coat. Although chipped, the paint has been clear coated, so the aging and distressing has been stopped in its tracks. Sold as a ...

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Storage

Rustic Table Top Parts Cabinet W/ 12 Removable Drawers c1945
Rustic Table Top Parts Cabinet W/ 12 Removable Drawers c1945

$250.00

Ideal for organization or display, this small tabletop parts cabinet has 12 removable drawers, which can be taken off and rearranged in any pattern. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. Either way, its am...

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Grey-Green Card Catalog Cabinet C1935
Grey-Green Card Catalog Cabinet C1935

$165.00

This wonderfully aged library card catalog cabinet clearly has a bit of a past. Originally, it would be been finished in honey-colored oak, but over its 80 year career it has been painted and repainted, giving its exterior a perfect multi-colored "alligator" patina. The amazing finish aside, orga...

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Blue Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Tin C1930
Blue Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Tin C1930

$425.00

The Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company of Kansas City, MO once boasted an impressive claim to fame: they were the second largest cracker manufacturer in the United States for most of the 1910's, 20's and 30's. If that fact doesn't sell you on this piece, than maybe the charming worn blue patina or the e...

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Gloriously Weathered Green Parts Cabinet C1950
Gloriously Weathered Green Parts Cabinet C1950

$225.00

This fantastic cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with chipped and worn green paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your workbench or table, but sturdy enough to stand out on its own. Each drawer boasts a handle, a la...

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Sweet Mid-Century Corner Shelf C1945
Sweet Mid-Century Corner Shelf C1945

$195.00

Crisp white curtains, cherry pie, summer days; this teal corner shelf reminds us of nostalgic kitchens from the 1940's and '50's. Simply designed with three levels and perforated decorations, this sweet shelf mounts easily into any corner via the two hanging holes on the top level. Condition n...

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C&E Marshall Watchmakers Cabinet C1930s
C&E Marshall Watchmakers Cabinet C1930s

$225.00

The C&E Marshall Company was a prolific manufacturer of tools used to repair watches and jewelry, operating out of Chicago for most of the early 20th century. This tiny table top cabinet has many great details, including a faux wood grain finish, brass label holders and a wonderful company de...

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New Old Stock Gadget Box w/ Original Label C1950s
New Old Stock Gadget Box w/ Original Label C1950s

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$100.00

Is there anything more charming than this new old stock mid-century parts cabinet, complete with original label? We don't know what we love more: the delightful graphics featuring each family member with their respective parts cabinet or the usefulness of the four-drawer organization. This fantas...

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Industrial Green Metal Parts Cabinet C1930
Industrial Green Metal Parts Cabinet C1930

$90.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with chipped and worn green paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add character to any room. Each drawer boasts a ...

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Chipped and Charming Perforated Metal Cabinet C1940s
Chipped and Charming Perforated Metal Cabinet C1940s

$900.00

In the style of a dental cabinet, this home-made treasure offers as much Folk as function. We love the worn green and white chipped paint, the perforated metal cabinet and the exposed steel that shows just the right about of weathering. We recommend this piece find a home in your bathroom, entry ...

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Vintage Galvanized Storage Basket
Vintage Galvanized Storage Basket

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$75.00

Produced by Kautt & Bux in the 1930's to hold parts for their electrical motor manufacture, these perforated galvanized bins are perfect for organizing your everyday necessaries. With a label slot on the front and handles on the top and back, these stackable bins bring history and utility to ...

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 Weathered Galvanized Steel Planting Bins C1930s
Weathered Galvanized Steel Planting Bins C1930s

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$60.00

Made by the Bathey Manufacturing Company, this helpful Pak N' Stak storage bin is true to its name. Made of sturdy galvanized steel, these bins were originally part of Bathey's line of gardening equipment. They are perforated at the bottom, which made the ideal as planting containers. Sold indivi...

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Set of Four Industrial Green Stack-Bins, Pat. 1943
Set of Four Industrial Green Stack-Bins, Pat. 1943

$120.00

Is there a better way to store and organize your prized possessions than in this pair of industrial stack bins? If so, we' like to hear about it. These stack bins, made by the Stackbin Corporation of Rhode Island in the 1940's are the perfect size to organize any desktop. Set them side by side o...

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War-Era Metal Storage Cabinet C1940s
War-Era Metal Storage Cabinet C1940s

$175.00

We love everything about this war-era metal cabinet: the spring-loaded hinges, the hearty label slots, the solid steel constriction -- even the crusty and worn paint! The door open to reveal a compartment split by a simple metal shelf, which is great for organizing papers, spices or art supplies....

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New Old Stock Green File Away Cabinet C1940
New Old Stock Green File Away Cabinet C1940

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$125.00

Is there anything more charming than this new old stock mid-century parts cabinet? We don't know what we love more: the delightful mottled texture, the stamped File Away label or the useful four-drawer organization. This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your priz...

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Industrial Blue Craftsman Parts Cabinet C1940
Industrial Blue Craftsman Parts Cabinet C1940

$100.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with chipped and worn green paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add character to any room. Each drawer boasts a ...

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Pair of Industrial Green Stack Bins, Pat. 1943
Pair of Industrial Green Stack Bins, Pat. 1943

$125.00

Is there a better way to store and organize your prized possessions than in this pair of industrial stack bins? If so, we' like to hear about it. These stack bins, made by the Stackbin Corporation of Rhode Island in the 1940's are the perfect size to organize any desktop. Set them side by side o...

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Rustic Industrial Carburetor Parts Cabinet C1930s
Rustic Industrial Carburetor Parts Cabinet C1930s

$250.00

Dating back to the World War I era, Carter Carbureter Parts Company was one of the most prolific producers of automotive parts. This handy little parts cabinet is the perfect place to protect and display your prized possessions, and it comes packed with great 1930's style. We love the olive drab ...

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Rustic Silver Three-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940
Rustic Silver Three-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940

$100.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade galvanized steel and hand painted silver, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add mid-century industrial fun to any room. Grea...

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Perfectly Chipped and Aged Industrial Parts Cabinet C1950
Perfectly Chipped and Aged Industrial Parts Cabinet C1950

$225.00

This fantastic cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with chipped and worn grey paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your workbench or table, but sturdy enough to stand out on its own. Each drawer boasts a handle, a lab...

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Small Grey Four-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940s
Small Grey Four-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940s

$90.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal and hand painted utilitarian grey, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add mid-century industrial fun to any room. Great...

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Rustic Office Stationary Cabinet C1955
Rustic Office Stationary Cabinet C1955

$165.00

The perfect companion to any work space, this desk-top stationery cabinet features six 10" x 12" drawers, each with a helpful label slot. Organization will be a snap with this rustic piece, which offers great character along with its handy efficiency. Condition notes: Rust and wear are the essen...

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Set of Three Industrial Stackbins, Pat. 1943
Set of Three Industrial Stackbins, Pat. 1943

$90.00

Is there a better way to store and organize your prized possessions than in this pair of industrial stack bins? If so, we' like to hear about it. These stack bins, made by the Stackbin Corporation of Rhode Island in the 1940's are the perfect size to organize any desktop. Set them side by side o...

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Enormous Hardware Store Stackbin Cabinet C1945
Enormous Hardware Store Stackbin Cabinet C1945

$1,750.00

We rescued 10 of these impressive Stackbin cabinets from a hardware factory in the Midwest. Originally, they were used to sort and organize parts of various sizes as part of their manufacture, but they have so many applications in modern life as well. The perfect way to protect and organize your...

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Mid-Century Figurettes Display Cabinet C1960
Mid-Century Figurettes Display Cabinet C1960

$950.00

Worn and weathered, this rustic metal display cabinet once stored dozens of ladies' stockings. Known as "the most uplifting business in the world," Figurettes has made women's hosiery, undergarments and girdles from the mid-20th century through to today. We are enchanted by the little female sil...

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Table Top Medical Cabinet by Clark & Roberts C1910
Table Top Medical Cabinet by Clark & Roberts C1910

$825.00

Durable and fireproof, metal furnishings were commonly found in hospitals and doctor's offices from the turn of the century through the 1930's. This incredible example of early-century medical furniture features heavy-duty steel construction, beveled glass cabinet doors and faceted glass drawer k...

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Industrial Spinning Parts Cabinet C1940s
Industrial Spinning Parts Cabinet C1940s

$875.00

Ideal for organization or display, this cylindrical parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 5 levels present themselves continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. Either way, its amaz...

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 Rare Film Projectionist's Cabinet W/ Reels and Canister C1935
Rare Film Projectionist's Cabinet W/ Reels and Canister C1935

$900.00

We've never seen anything quite like this. Built for the purpose of storing films in the projectionist's booth in a movie theater, this cabinet features five numbered slots for film reel storage. Each reel holds about 11 minutes of film, so every movie is made up of several reels that have to be...

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Industrial Workshop 3-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940
Industrial Workshop 3-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940

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$225.00

This fantastic cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with wonderfully patinated brown paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your workbench or table, but sturdy enough to stand out on its own. Each drawer boasts a handle,...

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Factory Tabletop 4-Level Spinning Parts Cabinet C1935
Factory Tabletop 4-Level Spinning Parts Cabinet C1935

$550.00

Ideal for organization or display, this small tabletop cylindrical parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 4 levels present themselves continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. Eithe...

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Vintage Metal General Store Revolving Display Cabinet C1950
Vintage Metal General Store Revolving Display Cabinet C1950

$695.00

Ideal for organization or display, this small tabletop version of the familiar cylindrical parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 8 levels present themselves continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools, or in a retail space, filled with prized po...

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Excelsior Flat Top Doll Trunk W/ Oak and Brass Details C1910
Excelsior Flat Top Doll Trunk W/ Oak and Brass Details C1910

$450.00

Comprised of oak, steel, canvas and brass, this petite flat top trunk would have been used to store and transport a doll in the early 20th century. While the exterior is in very nice condition, the interior is quite lovely, with the paper lining and tray completely intact. Special features includ...

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World War II Military Footlocker C1945
World War II Military Footlocker C1945

$225.00

This hardy fiberboard military footlocker once belonged to Frederick Rasmussen, veteran and member of the Greatest Generation. Style and material dictate that this footlocker was either late World War II or early 1950's issue, perhaps even dating from the Korean War period. It goes without saying...

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Workshop Table Top Rotating Parts Bin C1960
Workshop Table Top Rotating Parts Bin C1960

$525.00

Ideal for organization or display, this small tabletop cylindrical parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 4 levels present themselves continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. Eithe...

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Primitive Rotating Hardware Cabinet W/ Lift Out Bins C1940
Primitive Rotating Hardware Cabinet W/ Lift Out Bins C1940

$525.00

Ideal for organization or display, this sturdy tabletop parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 9 bins presents itself continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools, or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. Either way, its amaz...

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Mint Green Industrial Parts Cabinet C1935
Mint Green Industrial Parts Cabinet C1935

$95.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with chipped and worn green paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add character to any room. Each drawer boasts a ...

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Industrial Parts Cabinet by Union Utility Co C1935
Industrial Parts Cabinet by Union Utility Co C1935

$110.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with chipped and worn grey and silver paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your bookshelf or table, but bright enough to add character to any room. Each drawer...

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Kirkman's Soap Crate C1950's
Kirkman's Soap Crate C1950's

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$95.00

This wonderfully stenciled pine crate would have held 100 cakes of Kirkman brand borax soap. Each cake was wrapped in a screen-printed coupon, which would go toward your next order of Kirkman soap. Hence the slogan "Save the Coupons!" After its life as a soap box, this crate was put to use storin...

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Stackbin Company Four Drawer Unit C1930
Stackbin Company Four Drawer Unit C1930

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$225.00

Is there a better way to store and organize your prized possessions than in this column of industrial stack bins? If so, we'd like to hear about it. Made by the Stackbin Company of Rhode Island in the 1930's, these bins are hearty enough to handle any storage need. Banded together in a steel rac...

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Hobart Company Hardware Cabinet C1930s
Hobart Company Hardware Cabinet C1930s

$775.00

The Hobart Cabinet Company was established in 1907 in Troy, OH, with the goal of durable metal furnishings for stores and offices. This 50-drawer metal cabinet has it all: 10 stories of label-slot-laden drawers (complete with many of their original hardware store labels), a handsome industrial-gr...

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Industrial Brown Parts Cabinet C1935
Industrial Brown Parts Cabinet C1935

$195.00

This fantastic cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with wonderfully patinated brown paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your workbench or table, but sturdy enough to stand out on its own. Each drawer boasts a handle ...

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Stackbin Company 6 Drawer Unit C1930
Stackbin Company 6 Drawer Unit C1930

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$330.00

Is there a better way to store and organize your prized possessions than in this column of industrial stack bins? If so, we'd like to hear about it. Made by the Stackbin Company of Rhode Island in the 1930's, these bins are hearty enough to handle any storage need. Banded together in a steel rac...

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33-Drawer Industrial Parts Cabinet C1935
33-Drawer Industrial Parts Cabinet C1935

$1,500.00

This 33-drawer metal cabinet has it all: 10 stories of label-slot-laden drawers, a stunningly aged raw steel finish and all the history anyone could ask for. Ideal for organization or display and a charming relic of the inter-war industrial period. Possibly by Cole Steel, all labels and placards ...

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Rare and Rustic Apothecary Spice Cabinet C1875
Rare and Rustic Apothecary Spice Cabinet C1875

$750.00

Often replicated, but never truly duplicated, authentic apothecary cabinets are rare (and often misidentified) within the antique community. Made of zinc and thin planks of wood, this cabinet would have most likely been found in a country general store, or maybe even on board a travelling salesma...

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Industrial Brown Parts Cabinet C1935
Industrial Brown Parts Cabinet C1935

$195.00

This fantastic cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with wonderfully patinated brown paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your workbench or table, but sturdy enough to stand out on its own. Each drawer boasts a handle ...

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Weathered Green Metal Storage Cabinet C1948
Weathered Green Metal Storage Cabinet C1948

$295.00

We love when our old things show their age, and this industrial metal cabinet is an excellent example of the perfect weathering that only comes with time. Clearly utilitarian, this cabinet also boasts a few unique characteristics that make it as charming as it is useful: the sides and interior sh...

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Industrial 10-Drawer Garage Cabinet C1945
Industrial 10-Drawer Garage Cabinet C1945

$695.00

Whether for protection, organization or display, this wonderfully worn industrial parts cabinet will be the ideal vessel to hold your prized possessions. With ten drawers in four different sizes (and a variety of separators in each), a helpful work/display surface measuring 20 1/4" by 15", this c...

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Industrial Brown Workshop Cabinet C1935
Industrial Brown Workshop Cabinet C1935

$195.00

This fantastic cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, with wonderfully patinated brown paint, this cabinet is small enough to fit on your workbench or table, but sturdy enough to stand out on its own. Each drawer boasts a handle ...

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Industrial Mobil Oil Display Rack C1925
Industrial Mobil Oil Display Rack C1925

$800.00

This remarkable relic of American petroliana dates from the 1920's, a period when Mobil carried the registered name "Mobiloil." With 6 folded steel shelves and a baked-on black and white enamel finish, this unit was built by Cleveland Ohio's Feick Mfg. Company, a group that specialized in sheet m...

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Tall Wire Coca Cola Display Rack C1960's
Tall Wire Coca Cola Display Rack C1960's

$595.00

While the Coca Cola Company (founded in 1886) has bore that iconic cursive logo since 1888, this drug store stand likely dates from the late 1960's, a time with the "one-way" bottle was becoming prevalent. With four wire shelves resting on a simple wire frame, the interest in this piece is derive...

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Incredible Hand-Built Industrial Storage Cabinet C1930
Incredible Hand-Built Industrial Storage Cabinet C1930

$395.00

We are suckers for unique pieces of utilitarian history, especially if they have unexpected secrets, as this cabinet does. Built by a crafty handyman, this rough wooden cabinet is made from old crates, the markings of which can be seen on the inside of the various drawers (see all photos for deta...

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Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Canister C1930
Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company Canister C1930

$425.00

The Loose-Wiles Biscuit Company of Kansas City, MO once boasted an impressive claim to fame: they were the second largest cracker manufacturer in the United States for most of the 1910's, 20's and 30's. If that fact doesn't sell you on this piece, than maybe the charming worn yellow patina or the...

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Art Deco Counter Top Sterilizer Cabinet C1935
Art Deco Counter Top Sterilizer Cabinet C1935

$350.00

Salvaged from an early-century barbershop, this dapper little sterilizer cabinet bursts with Art Deco styling. The beautifully patinaed maple is highlighted with snazzy tapered trim, and the original worn brass cabinet knob and hinges give it just the right touch of age. A wonderful piece, perfec...

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Hand-Made 60-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940
Hand-Made 60-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940

$725.00

We are suckers for unique pieces of utilitarian history, especially if they were clearly well-used. Built by a crafty auto mechanic, this rough wooden cabinet features 60 tiny drawers and was meant to hold car and hardware parts. A fantastic attention-grabbing piece, this cabinet also boasts plen...

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Industrial 8-Drawer Desk Organizer C1965
Industrial 8-Drawer Desk Organizer C1965

$165.00

This fantastic little cabinet is the perfect way to protect and display your prized possessions. Made of industrial grade metal, this desk organizer was once finished with a mottled grey paint, but time has improved the finish by adding the perfect amount of rust and wear. This cabinet is small e...

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Korean War-Era U.S. Army Aluminum Footlocker C1949
Korean War-Era U.S. Army Aluminum Footlocker C1949

$425.00

This sturdy aluminum U.S. Army footlocker once belonged to Major Edward E. Hendricks, who served from 1949 to 1952 as a battalion surgeon and later Major during the Korean War. For his efforts in the war he was awarded a Bronze Star. Painted and polished aluminum trunks were standard issue for so...

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World War II Foot Locker C1942
World War II Foot Locker C1942

$395.00

This hardy fiberboard military footlocker once belonged to H.N. Black, 1st Lieutenant of the 348th Field Artillery. Style and material dictate that this footlocker was early WWII issue, while the stenciled "Stateroom" markings suggest that it was carried aboard an ocean liner, perhaps bound for c...

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Large Industrial Rotobin by Lyon c1945
Large Industrial Rotobin by Lyon c1945

$2,200.00

Ideal for organization or display, this large cylindrical Lyon parts cabinet rotates on an axis so that each of the 7 levels present themselves continuously. We imagine this cabinet in a workshop, filled with necessary tools or in a retail space, filled with prized possessions for sale. Either wa...

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Primitive Desk Top Mail Sorter c1965
Primitive Desk Top Mail Sorter c1965

$300.00

Ideal for the organization of all of your most prized possessions, this painted plywood cabinet hails from a time when mail was hand sorted. Each of the 18 slots passes through the entire cabinet and each level is labeled with a small brass number plaque. At 30 1/4" this piece could serve as a wo...

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Wall Decor

Litho Plated Blackboard by the Richmond School Furniture Company c1935
Litho Plated Blackboard by the Richmond School Furniture Company c1935

$265.00

Framed in oak, this handsome "Litho Plated" blackboard would be a wonderful addition to any room. Produced by the Richmond School Furniture Company of Muncie, IN in the 1930's, Model #32 blackboards like the one seen here were found in schools all over the mid-west. Today, they are the perfect wa...

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Set of 5 Educational Relief Globes for the Blind c1963
Set of 5 Educational Relief Globes for the Blind c1963

$2,400.00

Produced by the American Printing House for the Blind, this extremely rare set of educational relief half-spheres depicts 5 different sections of the world: Asia, Australia and surrounding islands, South America, the Arctic Gap and Africa. The American Printing House for the Blind open its doors ...

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Denoyer-Geppert Classroom Map of the Revolutionary War c1960s
Denoyer-Geppert Classroom Map of the Revolutionary War c1960s

$125.00

Salvaged as part of a collection of classroom maps from the Eastern Washington Teaching University, this mid-century pull-down map was drawn for and distributed by one of the most trusted map, globe and chart companies in American history: Denoyer-Geppert of Chicago, IL. This brightly colored exa...

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Mid-Century Denoyer-Geppert World Exploration Map c1960s
Mid-Century Denoyer-Geppert World Exploration Map c1960s

$150.00

Salvaged as part of a collection of classroom maps from the Eastern Washington Teaching University, this mid-century scroll-down map was drawn for and distributed by one of the most trusted map, globe and chart companies in American history: Denoyer-Geppert of Chicago, IL. This brightly colored e...

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Denoyer-Geppert Classroom Map of Early American Transportation c1960s
Denoyer-Geppert Classroom Map of Early American Transportation c1960s

$125.00

Salvaged as part of a collection of classroom maps from the Eastern Washington Teaching University, this mid-century pull-down map was drawn for and distributed by one of the most trusted map, globe and chart companies in American history: Denoyer-Geppert of Chicago, IL. This brightly colored exa...

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Large Denoyer-Geppert Classroom Map of the Europe c1960s
Large Denoyer-Geppert Classroom Map of the Europe c1960s

$150.00

Salvaged as part of a collection of classroom maps from the Eastern Washington Teaching University, this mid-century pull-down map was drawn for and distributed by one of the most trusted map, globe and chart companies in American history: Denoyer-Geppert of Chicago, IL. This brightly colored exa...

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Optician Stained Glass Window Trade Sign C1910
Optician Stained Glass Window Trade Sign C1910

$2,800.00

This incredible trade sign boasts the most astonishing pair of blue eyes, framed in leaded glass spectacles. The litho image was transferred onto the reverse of the glass. To ensure the integrity of the fragile litho, we have reframed the window in a period appropriate fir sash with a clear pane ...

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Mounted Alaskan Red King Crab Specimen C1940s
Mounted Alaskan Red King Crab Specimen C1940s

$2,450.00

This creature of the sea comes to us from the oldest family owned restaurant in Portland, the Dan and Louis Oyster Bar. The Oyster Bar was first founded in 1907 and by the 1920's was a favorite haunt of Portland journalists. Mounted in a hand-made shadow box, this enormous Alaskan Red King Crab (...

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Anatomical Wall Chart by AJ Nystrom C1940s
Anatomical Wall Chart by AJ Nystrom C1940s

$775.00

This wonderful anatomical was manufactured by A.J. Nystrom & Co. of Chicago Illinois, the U.S.'s oldest publisher of educational maps, globes and geographical materials. When unfurled, the chart depicts the intricate heart and ventricle system, in full color and detail. Unrolls from two oak r...

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Enormous Aluminum Porthole Mirror C1960
Enormous Aluminum Porthole Mirror C1960

$750.00

Ideal for a sophisticated seaside home, this polished aluminum porthole has been outfitted with a beautiful beveled glass mirror. The 2" fasteners unhinge, allowing the porthole to swing open, which would make an incredible and unique medicine cabinet or unexpected storage place. At 29" wide, thi...

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Complete National Screw & Manufacturing Co Display Board C1960
Complete National Screw & Manufacturing Co Display Board C1960

$495.00

The National Screw & Manufacturing Company made hardware products out of Cleveland, OH for almost 100 years. This fantastic relic of their mid-century marketing features a large variety of fasteners, each marked with a great sans-serif label. We especially love the little robotic mascot depic...

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Human Skeleton Teaching Chart by AJ Nystrom C1945
Human Skeleton Teaching Chart by AJ Nystrom C1945

$950.00

This wonderful anatomical chart was manufactured by A.J. Nystrom & Co. of Chicago Illinois, the U.S.'s oldest publisher of educational maps, globes and geographical materials. When unfurled, the chart depicts the intricate human skeleton, in full color and detail. Unrolls from two oak rods, w...

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George F. Cram Educational Anatomical Chart C1940
George F. Cram Educational Anatomical Chart C1940

$850.00

This wonderful anatomical chart was manufactured by the George F. Cram Company, who made maps, globes and charts from 1837 through 2012. When unfurled, the chart depicts the intricate human skeleton and muscle structure, in full color and detail. Unrolls from two oak rods, which can be hung from ...

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Double-Sided Denoyer Geppert Slated US Map C1955
Double-Sided Denoyer Geppert Slated US Map C1955

$1,300.00

Industrial teaching maps always play hard to get, so we were thrilled to locate this one. This rarity was manufactured by the Denoyer Geppert Company of Chicago, Illinois, one of the U.S.'s oldest publisher of educational maps, globes and geographical materials. Often called "Military" or "Aviati...

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Mid-Century Mint Green Naval Clock by Seiko C1965
Mid-Century Mint Green Naval Clock by Seiko C1965

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$150.00

Founded in Japan in 1877, the Seiko Clock company still makes time pieces today. This example comes from their more utilitarian line of clocks, which were used in countries around the globe. Ordered in bulk for municipal and government capacities, these clocks outfitted offices in buildings and o...

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Mid-Century Cream Naval Clock by Citizen C1965
Mid-Century Cream Naval Clock by Citizen C1965

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$150.00

Founded in Japan in 1924, the Citizen Watch company still makes jewelry and time pieces today. This example comes from their more utilitarian line of clocks, which were used in countries around the globe. Ordered in bulk for municipal and government capacities, these clocks outfitted offices in b...

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Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Citizen C1965
Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Citizen C1965

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$150.00

Founded in Japan in 1924, the Citizen Watch company still makes jewelry and time pieces today. This example comes from their more utilitarian line of clocks, which were used in countries around the globe. Ordered in bulk for municipal and government capacities, these clocks outfitted offices in b...

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Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Kappa C1965
Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Kappa C1965

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$150.00

Ordered in bulk for municipal and government capacities, these clocks outfitted offices in buildings and on board cargo ships. This handsome clock features a blue baked-on enamel finish and chrome details. It has also been outfitted with a new time keeping mechanism so that it will keep ticking f...

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Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Seiko C1965
Mid-Century Blue Naval Clock by Seiko C1965

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$150.00

Founded in Japan in 1877, the Seiko Clock company still makes time pieces today. This example comes from their more utilitarian line of clocks, which were used in countries around the globe. Ordered in bulk for municipal and government capacities, these clocks outfitted offices in buildings and o...

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Corley Funeral Home Advertisement Thermometer C1932
Corley Funeral Home Advertisement Thermometer C1932

$325.00

The Corley Funeral Home still operates out of Mexia, Texas, just as it did when this advertisement thermometer was distributed in the early 1930's. Things to note about this little dual-purpose sign: the thermometer still works, the printed face features a stunning 1930's hearse (complete with sp...

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Vintage Chalkboard W/ Abacus C1935
Vintage Chalkboard W/ Abacus C1935

$225.00

Wonderfully worn, this beautiful wood-framed chalkboard offers the additional charm of a multi-colored abacus. The perfect way to organize your daily to-do list, with the help of a little extra vintage flare.

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Antique Whooping Cough Sign C1915
Antique Whooping Cough Sign C1915

$550.00

We love the color, letter type, wear and message of this great early-century public wellness sign. The poster, which is shown here in its original frame, served as an announcement of new policies revolving around whooping cough outbreaks, which were particularly bad during the 1910's and '20's (a...

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Folk Art

Hand-Carved Folk Art Cow Head c1925
Hand-Carved Folk Art Cow Head c1925

$475.00

Hand-carved and rustically charming, this small work of folk art features weathered paint and plenty of primitive style. Our favorite part? The rubber ears, which are fashioned from old car or bicycle tires. Hangs via a hold on the back, which is visible in the final photo.

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Vintage Donkey Amusement Park Mask C1930s
Vintage Donkey Amusement Park Mask C1930s

$1,000.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of amusement park history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Donkey is also comprised of nearly a half a century of children's laughter. The construction dat...

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Mickey Mouse Themed Kick Drum C1930s
Mickey Mouse Themed Kick Drum C1930s

$950.00

One of the most recognizable images in the world, this charmingly portrayed Mickey Mouse is familiar, even by the hand of the amateur artist responsible for this piece. Carefully rendered on the front of a kick drum, this vintage piece offers something for everyone. Judging by the style of the d...

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Pair of Lathe Turned Redwood Burl Vases, Date Unknown
Pair of Lathe Turned Redwood Burl Vases, Date Unknown

$1,800.00

You can find these remarkable burl vases where folk art meets factory, where primitive meets industrial. We found them filled with old car parts in an abandoned auto shop. There's something impressive about these vases, and it's not just their size (33" tall). They are polished to perfection, per...

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Japanese Naval Fleet Folk Art Souvenirs C1948
Japanese Naval Fleet Folk Art Souvenirs C1948

$450.00

Comprised of seven hand-made miniature battleships, this collection is a remarkable relic of war-time Folk Art. Created at the end or just after the close of World War II, small "spotter" models like these would have been used to help sailors identify Japanese ships. This collection is likely a s...

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Woodmen of the World Ceremonial Axe C1910s
Woodmen of the World Ceremonial Axe C1910s

$200.00

Many American fraternal orders started out as make-do insurance companies, promising that when members of the order passed away, their families would always be protected. Omaha, Nebraska's Woodmen of the World made that goal official, by transitioning from community organization to large-scale in...

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Primitive Handyman's Tool Box C1925
Primitive Handyman's Tool Box C1925

$65.00

Rustically hand-built, this little tool box is comprised simply of plywood, nails and stain. Ideal for storing and organizing all of your necessary items, this little carrier would be a perfect addition to your bathroom, kitchen or, of course, workshop. A wonderful piece of folk art, and useful,...

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Weathered Kick Drum W/ Ballerina Folk Art Painting C1915
Weathered Kick Drum W/ Ballerina Folk Art Painting C1915

$1,500.00

In wonderfully worn and weathered condition, this antique wooden kick drum features a beautifully rendered ballerina figure on the real skin drumhead. As a piece of folk art, it is completely one of a kind and a wonderful relic of amateur expression.

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Hand-Built Model of a Gristmill Water Wheel C1925
Hand-Built Model of a Gristmill Water Wheel C1925

$750.00

Possibly built by an engineering student, this hand-made water wheel model is as charming as it is rustic. With tiny braces and a fully functioning wheel, this incredible piece looks like it belongs to a gristmill on the Brandywine River, but we are happy to enjoy it up close. A fantastic piece o...

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Hand-Made 60-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940
Hand-Made 60-Drawer Parts Cabinet C1940

$725.00

We are suckers for unique pieces of utilitarian history, especially if they were clearly well-used. Built by a crafty auto mechanic, this rough wooden cabinet features 60 tiny drawers and was meant to hold car and hardware parts. A fantastic attention-grabbing piece, this cabinet also boasts plen...

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Set of 9 Rustically Made Shooting Targets C1935
Set of 9 Rustically Made Shooting Targets C1935

$1,300.00

Crafted from cut and welded steel, these barn yard animal shooting targets are a charming example of rustic Americana. Each of the two-dimensional figures feature perfectly aged finishes, complete with bullet and pellet marks that prove the previous owner was a pretty good shot. The animals stand...

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Primitive Directional Arrow Sign C1940
Primitive Directional Arrow Sign C1940

$100.00

Point the way with this wonderfully rustic hand-made arrow sign. The sign is comprised simply of a muted orange painted arrow on a piece of weathered plywood. A wonderful, primitive piece of Americana, perfect for any room in the house. Hangs from an alligator bar, fixed to the back of the sign...

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19th Century Ferris Wheel Chair
19th Century Ferris Wheel Chair

$425.00

Rustic and delightful, this tiny hand built and hand painted carriage would have spun through the air on a small Ferris Wheel. Painted with scrolls and flowers, the bench is made of simple wooden slats, which would have originally been covered with cushions. A great decorative element that would ...

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Vintage Wolf Masquerade Mask C1930s
Vintage Wolf Masquerade Mask C1930s

$1,200.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of playful history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Wolf is also comprised of nearly a century of children's laughter. The construction dates from before Wo...

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Vintage Stork Amusement Park Mask C1930s
Vintage Stork Amusement Park Mask C1930s

$1,200.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of amusement park history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Stork is also comprised of nearly a half a century of children's laughter. The construction dates...

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Vintage Grey Horse Masquerade Mask C1920s
Vintage Grey Horse Masquerade Mask C1920s

$1,500.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of playful history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 masks from an historic family costume shop. Hand made from paper mache, velvet and imagination, this jolly mare is also comprised of nearly a century of laughter. Beautifully crafted, this ...

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Vintage Chipmunk Amusement Park Mask C1930s
Vintage Chipmunk Amusement Park Mask C1930s

$1,200.00

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! This piece of amusement park history comes to us as part of a collection of 20 carnival mascot heads. Hand crafted from paper mache, faux fur and imagination, this Chipmunk is also comprised of nearly a half a century of children's laughter. One of those rare p...

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Watch Makers Trade Sign W/ Stand C1900
Watch Makers Trade Sign W/ Stand C1900

$2,400.00

Made from cast iron and steel, this incredible pocket watch trade sign would have originally hung above the entrance to a watch, jewelry and clock repair shop. The sign is embossed and double-sided, making it even more remarkable. One face of the watch has been refinished, with era-appropriate co...

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Hand-Painted Snare Drum Carrying Case C1960
Hand-Painted Snare Drum Carrying Case C1960

$375.00

Few things are more charming than this snare drum carrying case. Part billboard, part luggage, this fiberboard case would have protected the musical instrument of Ted Gardner, apparently. We are wild for the lettering, as well as the perfectly worn leather handle. An excellent piece of rustic, we...

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Small Hat Case W/ Hand-Stenciled Beach Scene C1960
Small Hat Case W/ Hand-Stenciled Beach Scene C1960

$125.00

We love when our antiques show their age and this pint-sized suitcase is a great example of time-worn character. The edges and leather handle of this little vinyl case have been perfectly weathered, but the hand-stenciled scene on the front is completely intact. We love the view: a carefree flapp...

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Hand-Carved Baseball Strike Sign c1955
Hand-Carved Baseball Strike Sign c1955

$275.00

Batter up! This brightly painted red and blue "Strike" sign would have originally hung on the score board of an old baseball diamond, where the number of balls and strikes would be recorded at each inning. A fantastic, somewhat rustic piece to celebrate America's favorite pastime.

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