High quality Country Americana antiques for sale on the Internet. For over 20 years, Baker & Co. Antiques specializes in country furniture, small accessories in old original paint, folk art, quilts, hooked rugs, samplers, rag dolls, early lighting, stoneware, baskets and more. Many of the items come from frequent buying trips to the east coast as well as contacts on the west coast.In the August 2000 issue of Country Home magazine the Baker & Co. website at www.bakercoantiques.com was rated the #6 country website in the nation. Owner, Tom Baker, always welcomes visitors whether in person at selected shows or online!
We accept personal checks, money orders, major credit cards, and PayPal. Baker & Co. Antiques has a satisfaction guaranteed policy. We understand how difficult it is to buy from pictures and written descriptions. Therefore, we have a standing policy for website purchases: customers may return items, in the same condition as they are received, within 72 hours of delivery for a full refund less cost of shipping, handling & insurance. No excuses needed!
Early to mid 19th century. New England origin. Hand carved American eagle with shield and arrows. Very folky. Nice dry patina to wood. One small crack due to age dryness shrinkage. Measures about 3 1/2" across front by 3" high.
19th Century. Signed "Haxstun Ottman & Co., Fort Edward N.Y.". With a blue freehand drawn stylized 2 (for 2 gallon size) and a fancy floral bouquet. Covered with a nicely aged salt glaze. Stands 13 1/2" high. In very good condition except for one small old chip on the bottom edge.
18th Century. From the Revolutionary War period. American. Hand carved treen small rumlet or barrel canteen with bunghole. In a wonderful original red painted dry surface showing nice wear. In excellent condition. Measures 3 1/2" long by 2 7/8" to 3 1/8" out of round diameter on each end.
Early to mid 19th century. New England origin. All with nice untouched oxidized aged surfaces. All in excellent condition. Stand 3 1/4", 2 7/8", and 2 1/2" tall.
Early to mid 19th century. New England origin. Wonderful wooden mortar with its original wooden pestle. With years of great wear showing traces of its original sage green oxidized to a putty gray painted surface. In very good condition except for one tight 2 1/2" crack that doesn't go all the way through. Mortar stands 7 3/4" tall and pestle measures 10 3/4" long.
Dates to 1840 to 1850. Found in Indiana but originally from Pennsylvania. In original dark brown paint with a very subtle, faded, light color freehand painted decoration on back. Includes specially made down filled antique linen homespun cushion. Measures 71" long by 21" deep.
Dates to 1850 to 1860. Maine origin. Pine wood with square nailed construction. Original red painted surface. Perfect for a TV/entertainment center. In very good condition. Measures 73 3/4" tall by 63 3/8" wide by 20" deep.
Early 19th century. New England origin. With manganese glaze and a leaf decoration in the middle of the dish. In very good condition with only some glaze wear along the rim. Measures only 5 1/4" across the top by 1" high.
Dated "1805" and stitched "New York". Browns bad blues thread stitching on flax homespun background. Signed "Elizabeth White Letson" with trees, houses, and a bird and lying deer motifs. Includes a long virtue on death verse that reflects the times of the late 18th to very early 19th century life. Much wear and losses but retains such great character. Measures 18" high by 8" wide. Not framed...as found.
19th Century. Lancaster County, Pennsylvania origin. Nice folky hand incised decoration of a dove bird with sprig. In very good condition. Measures 8 1/2" long by 7" high by1" thick. Can be used as a wall plaque or hot plate trivet.
18th to mid 19th century. New England origin. Handmade straw with hand hewn wooden handle. In very good condition with great wear and untouched aged and patina. Measures 27" long.
Early to mid 19th century. Found pressed in a larger early book in New England. Very folky hand drawn with watercolors. Never framed. In good condition with paper foxing. Measures 8 1/4" high by 5 1/4" wide.
19th Century. Pennsylvania origin. Original dry red painted surface on tin. Untouched and with nice age oxidation on both sides. Measures about 8 1/4" across.
Early 20th century. Made in France. With nice blue, red and green decoration. In very good condition except for some minor edge wear. Signed "HR" "Quimper" on bottom. Bowl measures 3 1/2" across by 2" high. Measures 5 1/2" handle end to handle end.
19th Century. Found in New York state's Mohawk Valley. Original surface with losses to beak and stand. Shows great wear and age. Measures 7 1/2" from beak to feather tail end.
19th Century. New England origin. Sawdust filling. Well worn. Measures 5 1/4" long by 3" wide.
Late 19th to early 20th Century. Northeastern US origin. Made from tin and wire screening. With cone shaped base. Nice aged untouched patina to tin. In very good condition. Stands 5 1/2" high by 4" across.
19th Century. New England origin. Not sure what this was used for but it has a great early look with original dry crusty white paint on mixed woods. Measures 8" long by 6 1/2" high. The base measures 5 1/2" long by 2 1/4" to 1 1/2" wide. Does spin. Nice wear. Pretty neat little shelf piece.
19th century. New England origin. In an original dry green painted surface with wire and wood swing handle. In very good condition. Stands just 4 1/4" high, without handle up, by about 5 1/4" across the top opening.
Mid 19th century. New England origin. Working side push up finger tab, dated "1865", with chair hook. Great original soldier blue dry painted surface with nice wear. In very good condition. Stands 5 1/4" tall.
Early 20th century. Found in Pennsylvania. Black cotton fabric with painted oil cloth face. Hard stuffed with rags. Arms and legs are fully bendable. Original simple hand sewn clothing. In good condition except for most of the hair missing. Measures 9 1/2" tall.
Early 20th century. Found in Michigan. Nice turned head. Original black painted body with mustard painted beak and red painted on wings. Minor wear but could use a good cleaning which would probably make the colors stand out more. Measures 9" long by 4 1/2" wide by 6 1/2" high.
Early 20th century. Found in Vermont. Stuffed with oatmeal and made with a bell in one ear. Stitched nose, mouth and eyes. In very good condition. Measures 5 1/2" high by 5 1/2" long.
18th century. From an early Ticonderoga, NY farm. All original with a great untouched aged patina to the tin. In excellent condition. Stands 7" tall and measures 5 1/2" across the saucer base.
19th century. Probably made in Germany. With original tin candleholders and red candles. Stands only 7" tall.
18th century. Found in Vermont. Great simple but boldly striking form. Untouched aged surface. With all five original skewers. Skewers measure in length from 8 3/4" to 13 1/4" with the round loop hanging holder measuring about 6" wide.
Mid 19th century. New England origin. With the original dark brown mustard paint. In very good condition. Measures 6 1/8" long by 4 3/4" wide by 2 1/2" high.
19th century. Pennsylvania origin. Nice oxidized original surface. Never had a handle. Measures 5" long.
Early 19th century. New England origin. Maple wood with beveled edge and raised sides. Carved from one piece of wood. Great aged patina and in excellent condition. Measures 7 1/2" long by 5 1/2" wide.
Very early 20th century. Found in upstate NY. In original worn painted colors of white, red, blue and black. Retains all three horses, one fireman and two ladders but is missing both ladder hanging hooks and one fireman. Measures 26" in length.
18th to early 19th century. New England origin. Nice earthy colored blotches on surface. In excellent condition. Stands 6 1/2" high.
Early to mid 20th century. Original blue and green paint. Swing handle. Stands 3" tall by 3 1/4" across the top by 2 1/4" across the bottom. In very good condition. Nice dull surface.
18th to early 19th century. New England origin. Untouched aged surface. Measures 13 1/2" long.
19th century. From Maine. Tightly hand knitted black wool with faded red hand sewn trim on top. In very good condition with minor wear. Each measures 25 1/2" long from sock top opening to toe tip.
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