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A Great Side Benefit of Pursuing Antiques

Posted 20 Sep 2013, by Don

I found it in the 1980s. Until that moment I did not really know that antiques existed. It was made about the time of the Revolution. Paul Revere probably touched it. George Washington too. I put it next to my bed. I later bought pieces with rose head nails intact. Back then it only had to be early. Now I seek the finest forms, surfaces, conditions. Especially with vivid color. And like that nail they must have witnessed history. I now have a lifetime of learning, of knowledge, of relationships, customers in 43 states. I dont chase fads. Only early Americana here.   Lets do this.

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Briefly Back to the "Analog" World

Posted 2 Aug 2013, by Don

I found it in the 1980s. Until that moment I did not really know that antiques existed. It was made about the time of the Revolution. Paul Revere probably touched it. George Washington too. I put it next to my bed. I later bought pieces with rose head nails intact. Back then it only had to be early. Now I seek the finest forms, surfaces, conditions. Especially with vivid color. And like that nail they must have witnessed history. I now have a lifetime of learning, of knowledge, of relationships, customers in 43 states. I dont chase fads. Only early Americana here.   Lets do this.

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Early Painted Trade Signs Can Highlight Any Collection!

Posted 16 Jul 2013, by Don

I found it in the 1980s. Until that moment I did not really know that antiques existed. It was made about the time of the Revolution. Paul Revere probably touched it. George Washington too. I put it next to my bed. I later bought pieces with rose head nails intact. Back then it only had to be early. Now I seek the finest forms, surfaces, conditions. Especially with vivid color. And like that nail they must have witnessed history. I now have a lifetime of learning, of knowledge, of relationships, customers in 43 states. I dont chase fads. Only early Americana here.   Lets do this.

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Painted Gameboards!

Posted 22 May 2013, by Don

I found it in the 1980s. Until that moment I did not really know that antiques existed. It was made about the time of the Revolution. Paul Revere probably touched it. George Washington too. I put it next to my bed. I later bought pieces with rose head nails intact. Back then it only had to be early. Now I seek the finest forms, surfaces, conditions. Especially with vivid color. And like that nail they must have witnessed history. I now have a lifetime of learning, of knowledge, of relationships, customers in 43 states. I dont chase fads. Only early Americana here.   Lets do this.

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Great pieces can be hidden in plain sight!

Posted 27 Mar 2013, by Don

I found it in the 1980s. Until that moment I did not really know that antiques existed. It was made about the time of the Revolution. Paul Revere probably touched it. George Washington too. I put it next to my bed. I later bought pieces with rose head nails intact. Back then it only had to be early. Now I seek the finest forms, surfaces, conditions. Especially with vivid color. And like that nail they must have witnessed history. I now have a lifetime of learning, of knowledge, of relationships, customers in 43 states. I dont chase fads. Only early Americana here.   Lets do this.

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