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Having fun on my Facebook page reliving past sales!

I don’t have room on my website to do much more than add a small photo of some past sales, yet on my business Facebook page:  www.facebook.com/earlypieces  I am adding several items a week that ... See More

To have more dialogue! Please "LIKE" my Facebook business page.

I have always wanted to have more dialogue between collectors and other dealers and myself, yet can not do so from my website alone.  My website will continue to be my primary venue to showcase Early ... See More

The real economics of an antique show.

I often get asked how much it costs to do an antique show.  Here is an example:  Recently, I exhibited at a fine show about 400 miles away with room-setting walls and a regional audience.  I traveled ... See More


Fanciful Folk Art Paint Decorated Dome-Top Box or Dower Chest

From the Lewiston, ME area. Circa 1830. Basswood. Dovetailed case. Delightful palette and color contrast with wisps of black paint and yellow and black dots against a rich 'old brick red' colored ... See More

Early Painted Powder Keg with Elaborate Joinery.....SALE PENDING

Likely New England, ca. 18th century. Very cool piece of history of the form used during of the American Revolution time period and its aftermath. Retains a superb early dry surface that is a mix of... See More

Special examples of American 18th and 19th century paint decorated objects, folk paintings, folk art, historical wooden ware, and early furniture.