**Regarding the Sale of Items Incorporating Materials from Endangered Species: An export license issued by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will be required for the export of this item from the U.S. Prospective purchasers are responsible for obtaining this form.
*From the Estate of Joseph Stanley, New Hope, PA
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Height: 10.5” (vase & base)
Provenance: The Harry Z. Isaacs Collection from Historic Long Branch Estate, Virginia*
Length :16.25 in.
Height to Handles: 8.5"
*Long Branch was built on property surveyed by a young George Washington for Lord Fairfax. In 1788, Robert Carter Burwell inher...
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These memento boxes were popular at the end of the eighteenth century and frequently given as tokens of friendship and love. Usually oval in shape, but also circular and rectangular, the decoration reflected the popular styles of the day. For example, by the 1790s Neoclassical style swags, doves, hearts, and borders were the most commonly used decoration of the day. This one reads "The Absent Not Forgotten."
Susan Benjamin. En...
Height: 64", Width: 38", Depth: 12"
9.25” x 7” x 5.5” tall.
Although often called salesman's samples, miniature pieces of furniture like this were probably the work of an apprentice cabinetmaker to show the master craftsman his ability.
(Some crystals replaced.) 19"tall, 15"wide, 14" deep
Length Open: 38.25"
Length Closed: 20.75"
*Robert Abbot Tibbets, was a retailer of nautical equipment, watches/clocks, jewelry and silver. His shop was at 117 Front Street, since renamed Main Str...