Author Archives: lindasnyder

Wooden Sculpture – The Embrace

We love this solid wood carved statue of two people embracing… It’s a very nice piece, and surprisingly heavy!   Price:  $45.00.  Plus State of Maine sales tax of 5.5%, of course! Condition: Excellent. It appears to be vintage, but is … Continue reading

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Vintage Wooden Silverware Chest with Drawer

This vintage silverware chest was probably considered fairly high end at one time… maybe 100 years ago.  Heavy and solidly made, it’s still a nice piece even with its age showing. The upper section is partitioned with slots for silverware … Continue reading

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Nice Primitive Wooden Chest or Box in Great Condition

Here’s a nice old primitive chest, probably intended for tools.  It’s in very good condition for its age! Dimensions: I’m going from memory (I always forget to measure things) but think it’s about 24″W by 10″D x 10″H. Condition:  Very … Continue reading

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Vintage Sign: Noel for Governor – We STILL Have This!

We aren’t sure what election this sign was made for, because an internet search found two “Noels” who were Democratic state governors, but nothing on “Cure” for Representative. Most likely this was an advertising piece for Rhode Island’s 1972 gubernatorial … Continue reading

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The Beauty of Color – Tim Ashkar Print. 1992.

“Through my art, I try to portray the beauty and humanity that all people share.” – Tim Ashkar. This is a wonderful framed and matted print. Condition: Very Good, but with some dings on the frame. Dimensions:  29″ W x … Continue reading

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Handmade Antique Mud Scraper with Horseshoes

This antique shoe / boot mud scraper appears to have been hand-made.  It’s solid and nifty; my late husband was pretty excited when I picked it up at an auction quite a while back.  For some reason, it first landed … Continue reading

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Wonderful Country Decor Style Magazine Holder

This is a great country accent piece; unlike too many magazine holders, it’s not at all flimsy and it’s quite spacious.  Store your books, magazines, knitting, or other projects! Price:  $18.00, plus 5.5% Maine State Sales Tax. Condition:  Very good; … Continue reading

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Vintage Brass Candlesticks as Bracelet Holders – What a Great Idea!

  A while back as I was glancing through my emails, I saw an article in a Kovels ( newsletter with the headline “Orphan Candlesticks as Bracelet Holders”. I have loads of bangle and other bracelets although I rarely wear … Continue reading

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Entwined Lovers – High Relief Sculpture

This would look great in a bed & breakfast or a traditional, Victorian type home or office.  Or, it would be very cool as a contrast to a sleek, modern home.  I’m not so sure how it would fit in … Continue reading

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Kind of an Odd Little “Kittens with Banjo” Folk Art

Okay, so I seriously had no idea that cats & banjos were such a popular combination.  (And I most definitely do not remember the 1978 Little Friskies cat with banjo commercial, although I was already an adult at that time.) … Continue reading

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