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Virginia Map by Blaeu

Virginia Map by Blaeu

A wonderful Virginia map by William Blaeu. The colors are brilliant and original. Overall, the condition is wonderful. The frame measures 31″ wide by 27″ tall.

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Inlaid Chest on Chest

Inlaid Chest on Chest

This is a nice, mahogany chest on chest. What makes this piece rare and desirable is the inlay on the drawer fronts. Typically, chests on chests are plain. (more…)

Thomas Seymour Card Table

Thomas Seymour Card Table

An outstanding mahogany gaming, or card, table with a lovely double lyre (harp) base. The finish is original and in great condition. The decorative features painted on the legs are acanthus and may have been painted by John Penniman. (more…)

Chinese Chippendale Upholstered Chair

Chinese Chippendale Library Chair

A delightful, fully upholstered arm chair with Chinese Chippendale carvings. This fully upholstered chair is a library chair.  Some would call it a Martha Washington, or lolling chair. The former is the American term and the latter is the English. The name Martha Washington came from her sitting in one while posing for several portraits. It is well known that she owned and sat in one frequently while at Mount Vernon. There are slight differences between these chairs and the names are commonly misused. (more…)

Scottish Tilt Top Table

Scottish Tilt Top Table

“Look at the legs!” was the first thought that leapt to mind when this table is seen for the first time. Made out of solid mahogany, this table is impossible to forget. The top is all one board and is 35 5/8” in diameter and 27 5/8” tall when closed. (more…)

Pair of Hall Tables

Pair of Hall Tables

A beautiful, matched pair of hall tables. This pair of Federal tables are quite outstanding. Look closely at the outstanding carved pedestals and feet. The pedestals have heavy Philadelphia influence. (more…)

Federal China Cabinet

Federal China Cabinet

A gorgeous, solid mahogany china cabinet with mirrored back. Wow, was the first word that came to mind. This impressive piece is 85” tall, 70 ¾” wide, and 22” deep. In addition to the bottom shelf, it has 5 adjustable shelves with lines for plates on each. (more…)

Lionel Blue Comet

1930’s Lionel Blue Comet

A rare, Lionel, Standard Gauge, Blue Comet train. This set is complete and in running order. The Blue Comet series is one of the “holy grails” of toy train collecting. (more…)

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