Category Archives: 1800s Era

SOLD! Cast Iron 18th/19th Century Posnets

    Posnet: a small pot with a handle and 3 feet.  I’d never heard the word before, until it was used to describe these three cast iron pots, which prompted me to do some research.  It’s fascinating what one … Continue reading

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The Green Man | The North Wind – In a Fireside Chair!

The carving on the back of this chair is just stunning. I could look at all the swirls and patterns all day, imagining the force of nature represented here. LOVE this chair! I overpaid for this, so won’t make much … Continue reading

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Add the Beauty of Pierre-Auguste Renoir to Your Home or Office – Choose One or All

“Art is about emotion; if art needs to be explained it is no longer art. ” – Pierre-Auguste Renoir This is a wonderful group of quality framed art prints, just a few of the some 4,000 or so paintings Renoir … Continue reading

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7000 Words Often Mispronounced – With Supplement of 1400 Words, 1899

7000 Words Often Mispronounced – With Supplement of 1400 Words, Phyfe.  1899 Wow… this is a fun book, and it surprisingly has proper names such as Katahdin and Kennebec in it.  (Although back in 1899, Kennebec was apparently correctly pronounced … Continue reading

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