Tag Archives: Heritage Collectibles

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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Lovely Country Style Lamp in Grey with an Off-White Shade and Black Accents

We love this lovely country style lamp, with the buttons and lace around the top! Condition:  Excellent.  The shade is in perfect condition. Dimensions:   About 24″H.  The shade is about 11″. Price:  $28.00.   (Plus the obligatory 5.5% State of … Continue reading

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Soil Survey – Aroostook County, Maine – Northeastern Part, Issued 1964

We’ve had this for a bit, although it was put into storage when there were no takers the first time around.  Let’s see how it does in 2020… now that it’s nearly 60 years old! This large manual gives the … Continue reading

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Untitled (?) – Baby Seal by Maine Artist Carolyn Folsom, 1980

I wasn’t able to find much about Carolyn Folsom via a quick internet search, although she appears to be well-known in the Bangor area. Here’s what little I did find: she spent her childhood in Northern Maine in the 1930s … Continue reading

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For Fans of The Good Old Days: Humphrey Bogart Wood Silhouette

Clint Eastwood and Charlie Chaplin both sold right off the bat, but we still have this wonderful wood silhouette of Humphrey Bogart, which was created by a Maine artisan.  The detail is amazing! Condition:  Excellent. Dimensions:  Approximately 8″W x 9 … Continue reading

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Interesting Vintage/Antique Wooden Box

Neither my late husband nor I could figure out what this box was designed for, but it was clearly intended as a quality piece… look at all the curved and rounded edges, and the solid handles!  It’s very well made. … Continue reading

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4 Lovely Vintage Dolls and an Old Doll Cradle

Three of these dolls are about 13-14″ high and have stands.  The fourth is about the same size but her dress is stuffed with plastic bags to keep it ballooned out. The rocking cradle about 15″ high and about 18″ … Continue reading

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Update: MCM Kidney-Shaped Desk and Chair – Apparently It Really Was a Vanity – Best for a Small Person or Youngster

This is a great little Mid Century Modern (1950s era) kidney-shaped desk and matching chair by Aristo-Bilt.   Or at least, I thought it was a desk, based on previous research. In that research, I only found one item by this … Continue reading

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Cute 3 Drawer Jewelry Box – Floor Model, Free Standing – About 30 Inches High

This is a nice little 3-drawer, free standing jewelry (or what-have-you) box.  Condition:   It’s in very good shape – nice & sturdy – but could use a paint job or stenciling or something fun.  (Someone has already painted it once, … Continue reading

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