Baker & Co. Antiques

Tom Baker | 4 Penny Lane, Delmar NY 12054 | 831.818.8809 | tom@bakercoantiques.com

High quality Country Americana antiques for sale on the Internet. For over 30 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 much more. Many of the items come from frequent buying trips on 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 http://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!


Boys Homespun Jacket and Britches

19th Century. Northeast US origin. Boys homespun wool blue sailor jacket with pocket and brass Mercury head buttons. Measures 15” long. With boys homespun wool gray britches with from buttons for fly and suspenders. Measures 19” long. Both have nice honest wear from usage.

Price: $185

2020-Apr-04 03:00pm EDT | Tags :

Butter Yellow Painted Pantry Box

19th Century. New England origin. Round wooden pantry box in original butter yellow paint. Nice aged surface and wear to paint. Stamped “Murdock & Co., Winchendon, Mass.” on cover. Ex James Cramer Collection. Can be seen on page 159 in his book “Seasons at 7 Gates Farm”. In very good condition. Measures 6 1/2” in diameter by 2 3/4” high.

Price: $235

2020-Apr-04 02:30pm EDT | Tags : Old Paint Pantry Boxes Woodenware

Painted Theorem on Velvet Pincushion

Mid 19th century. New England origin. Nice painting on velvet theorem pincushion. Measures 3” long by 2” wide by 1 1/2” high. In excellent condition.

Price: $125

2020-Apr-04 02:00pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Textiles incushions

Small Red Painted Swing Handle Bucket

Early to mid 19th century. Hudson River Valley, NY State origin. Wooden staved with sheet iron bands with wooden swing handle constructed bucket pail in a nice thick dry red painted surface. Early make-do mend to one side of handle attachment. Bucket measures 6” high, 11” high with handle up, by 8” in diameter.

Price: $250

2020-Apr-03 06:48am EDT | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Stoneware Inkwell

19th Century. New England origin. Round stoneware inkwell measures 3 1/4” across by 1 3/8” high. Excellent condition.

Price: $85

2020-Apr-03 06:45am EDT | Tags : Stoneware

Amish Cloth Rag Doll

19th Century. Lancaster County, Pennsylvania origin. Early Amish cloth rag doll in hand sewn blue wool homespun dress. Doll is also all hand sewn with sewn fingers and thumbs on mitten hands. Doll measures 14” tall. This Amish doll was well loved, is well worn, and does have an old mend on the back. All this gives this Amish doll wonderful warm character.

Price: $295

2020-Apr-03 06:36am EDT | Tags : Folk Art Amish Dolls

Miniature Wallpapered Box with Hearts

19th Century. Northeast America origin. Handmade miniature wooden wallpapered box with cutout papered white hearts on blue paper background. Decorated on all four sides and on the top. Top lifts up with a tiny pull. Interior is papered white. In excellent condition. Measures only 4” long by 3” wide by 2 1/2” high.

Price: $695

2020-Apr-01 05:00pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Hearts Wallpapered Boxes

Early Chestnut Wood Mortar and Pestle

18th to early 19th century. New England origin. Carved chestnut wood mortar and pestle with the best worn smooth surface with great patina. Both the mortar and pestle have always been together. From my personal collection. Mortar measures 7 1/2” high by 5 1/2” across top and the pestle measures 9 1/2” long. Mortar measures

Price: $295

2020-Mar-29 04:26pm EDT | Tags : Woodenware Treen

Still Life Painting of Fruit

Oil on Artist Board painting of a fruit still life. Signed “F.E.Dyson” and dated “1915” in lower right hand corner. Strong vibrant colored fruit on a folky bread board or platter. There is a paper New York label on backside. Painting measures 16” long by 11”wide. Unframed.

Price: Sold ~ Thank you!

2020-Mar-29 04:19pm EDT | Tags : Paintings Folk Art

Graphic Paint Decorated Gameboard

Early 19th century New Hampshire Gameboard. Original black, red and white paint with folky floral decoration in each corner. On single carved pine wood board. With original iron hanging loop hook. Nice wear. Measures 18” high by 14” wide by about 3/4” thick.

Price: $495

2020-Feb-11 06:30pm EST | Tags : Folk Art Gameboards Old Paint

Treen Plate

18th Century. New England origin. Out of round carved treen plate with exceptional patina and wear. No cracks or breaks. Measures 7 7/8” by 7 1/8” out of round diameter.

Price: $325

2020-Feb-11 06:30pm EST | Tags : Treen Woodenware

Miniature Watercolored Paper Cut Work

19th Century. Pennsylvania origin. With cutout heart, flowers, tulips, and vines. Done in colors of reds, greens, yellows and blues. Some breaks. Measures 5 1/2” high by 4 1/4” wide, framed in wooden period frame.

Price: Sold ~ Thank you!

2020-Feb-11 06:30pm EST | Tags : Folk Art Hearts Paintings

Small Grenfell Hooked Mat

Early 20th century. Circa 1940. Handmade in Labrador, Canada. In soft muted blues and white linen cotton fabrics hooked on burlap. Original Grenfell Labrador Industries label sewn on backside. Nice smaller mat size that measures 12 1/4” by 8 1/4”.

Price: $125

2020-Feb-09 05:00pm EST | Tags : Hooked Rugs Textiles

Painted Redware Fruit Shaped Bank

Early 19th century. New England origin. With wonderful well worn original chrome yellow paint and aged patina. Measures 3” tall by 3” wide.

Price: $95

2020-Feb-09 05:00pm EST | Tags : Redware Folk Art

Treen Covered Sugar Bowl in Original Red Paint

Early 19th century. New England origin. Smaller size hand turned wooden covered sugar bowl. In a original dry red painted surface. Cover has a nicely carved finial for lifting. Beautiful wear everywhere from years of hand rubbing. One very tight 1” age dryness crack on cover. Measures 5” high by 5” across the top by 4 1/2” across the unpainted base.

Price: Sold ~ Thank you!

2020-Feb-09 05:00pm EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware Treen

Watercolor on Velvet Painted Theorem of Fruit

Early 19th century. New England origin. Folky soft polychrome watercolors on white velvet of fruit in a footed blue dish. In very good condition. Measures 14 1/2” long by 12” high, in wooden frame, by 12” long by 9 1/2”, sight.

Price: $1150

2020-Feb-09 05:00pm EST | Tags : Folk Art Theorems Paintings

Velvet Strawberry Pincushion

19th Century. New England origin. Handmade and all hand sewn fat plush red velvet strawberry with green wool felt top and stitched orange yellow seeds. In very good condition. Measures 3 1/2” long by 4” wide.

Price: $265

2020-Feb-08 05:00pm EST | Tags : Pincushions Velvet Fruit Textiles

Small Blue Painted Basket

Early 19th Century. New England origin. Great smaller size splint basket in original blue paint. Nice dry surface and some honest nice wear. Not painted inside or in the bottom. Handle is painted. In very good condition. Measures only 8” to 8 1/2” across opening by 6” high, 10” including handle.

Price: $475

2020-Feb-08 05:00pm EST | Tags : Old Paint Baskets

Early Small Chopper

18th to early 19th century. New England origin. Carved wooden and forged iron chopper. Very light in weight and has great patina and wear. Measures 5 1/2” long by 5” high.

Price: $45

2020-Feb-08 05:00pm EST | Tags : Choppers Ironware Woodenware

Amish Cloth Toy Dog

19th Century. Amish from Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Handmade from brown cotton fabric with button eyes. Stuffed with raw cotton. Stands nicely and in very good condition. Stands 8 1/2” tall by 7 1/2” long by 4” wide.

Price: $185

2020-Feb-08 05:00pm EST | Tags : Amish Toys Folk Art

Small Painted Pantry Box

19th Century. New England origin. Smaller size pantry box for the top of the stack. In original grungy off white paint. Nice wear and dryness to paint. Measures only 5 1/8” across the bottom by 5 3/8” across the top by 2 3/8” high.

Price: Sold ~ Thank you!

2020-Feb-08 05:00pm EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware Pantry Boxes

Small Peaseware Treen Container

19th Century. Midwest US origin. Turned round maple wood container with acorn finial cover. In a great untouched patina surface. In excellent condition. Stands only 4 1/2” high.

Price: $195

2020-Feb-08 05:00pm EST | Tags : Woodenware Treen

Breadboard with Heart Shaped Handle

19th Century. New England origin. Handmade maple wood cutting breadboard with original heart shaped handle. With original hanging hole with wear. Great patina on both sides plus on edges. Nice wear with one tight age crack from dryness. Measures 13 3/4” long, including handle, by 8 1/4” wide by 1/2” thick.

Price: Sold ~ Thank you!

2020-Feb-07 05:00pm EST | Tags : Woodenware Breadboards Hearts

Iron Heart Shaped Trivet

19th Century. New England origin. Hand forged heart shaped iron trivet on three iron feet. In excellent condition. Measures 6 1/8” long by 4 1/8” wide by 1 1/4” high.

Price: $135

2020-Feb-07 05:00pm EST | Tags : Hearts Folk Art Ironware

Treen Tasting Spoon with Heart Shaped Cutout

Late 18th to early 19th century. Hand carved maple wood spoon with nice mellow patina and wear. Queen Anne carved handle top and original heart cutout on handle. Measures 7” long. One tight stable age crack from dryness.

Price: $165

2020-Feb-07 05:00pm EST | Tags : Hearts Treen Folk Art

Painted Painted Box with Painted Hearts Deciration

Early 19th Century. New England origin. Round wooden pantry box with opposing fingered laps. Original black paint with original red painted hearts. Early provenance note written in pencil on inside cover with the date “April 17, 1817”. Wear. Measures 8” across the top by 3 1/2” high.

Price: $495

2020-Feb-07 05:00pm EST | Tags : Hearts Folk Art Old Paint

Folky Painting of Cat

19th century. American. Small oil on canvas painting of a cat swatting a fly painted on a tambourine. Some losses around wooden rim. Tin bells. Measures about 8” in diameter.

Price: $475

2019-Aug-19 11:00pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Dogs and Cats Paintings

Large Breadboard with Heart Cutout Lollipop Handle

Mid 20th Century. Handmade from a single wide piece of pine wood. Nice patina and wear. Measures 22” across by 29” long by 3/4” thick. Great to hang on the wall and use for cheese and crackers, deserts or pizza.

Price: $95

2019-Aug-19 08:00pm EDT | Tags : Woodenware Breadboards

Vintage Ladies Wool Swim Suit

Early 20th Century. With Catalina logo and tag that reads “Styled for the Stars of Hollywood” “Size 46”. Measures 25” across the bottom by 32” high, including straps. In very good condition.

Price: $175

2019-Aug-19 08:00pm EDT | Tags : Textiles Folk Art

Sock Dog

Early 20th Century. American. Black cloth with old stuffing, stitched face and button eyes. Stands 7 1/4” tall.

Price: $235

2019-Apr-11 04:30pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Dolls Dogs and Cats

Early Sock Cat

Early 20th century. Northeastern US origin. With stitched triangle nose and whiskers and brown shoe button eyes. Extra long tail. Old stuffing. Stands 8 1/4” tall with a 15” long tail.

Price: $250

2019-Apr-11 04:30pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Dolls Dogs and Cats

Cloth Rag Doll in Mustard Dress

19th Century. From Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Very folky stitched face with circle eyes and mouth. Stitched fingered hands with thumbs. Mustard Calico dress, olive green stockings, black cotton fabric stitched laced boots and black wool bonnet. Hard stuffed with rags but bends and sits easily. In very nice condition with expected wear. Measures 19" long.

Price: $795

2018-Apr-15 09:00pm EDT | Tags : Dolls Folk Art Textiles

Double Sided Painted Gameboard

Mid 19th century. New England origin, probably Maine. Original dry painted surface with nice wear from usage. Single pine wood board with square nailed mitered frame. Checkerboard and The Mill Game. Very graphic and bold. Two sides of the frame long gone. Measures 12" square.

Price: $895

2018-Apr-15 06:00pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Old Paint Gameboards

Small Ovoid Redware Jug

18th Century. Found in the Champlain Valley of Vermont. Stands 6 1/4” high by 4 1/4” across bottom. Nice blackish glaze. All original except for old glued repair to handle break. A few flea bites along the opening and a few very small chips along the base.

Price: $225

2018-Mar-03 01:07pm EST | Tags : Stoneware

Folky Cloth Rag Doll

Late 19th to early 20th century. Pennsylvania origin. Stitched fun face with yarn hair. Cotton clothing hand sewn. Blue and white polka dot dress, brownish black socks and off white undergarments. Rag stuffed. Bends and sits nicely. Measures 17” tall.

Price: $650

2018-Mar-02 01:20pm EST | Tags : Dolls Textiles Folk Art

Tin "Pig" Oil Lamp

Early 19th century. New England origin. Double wick tin whale oil lamp. Lift cover to fill. Nice untouched dark surface aged patina to tin. Measures 6 1/4" long, with handle, by 2" high by 3" across lamp.

Price: $185

2017-Feb-10 06:00pm EST | Tags : Early Lighting Tinware

Blue Linen Homespun Runner

Early 19th century. New England origin. Nice blue and natural linen homespun with hand sewn edging. Maybe a hand towel or table runner or mat. In very good condition. Measures 20" long by 11" wide.

Price: $165

2017-Feb-05 05:00pm EST | Tags : Textiles

Early Apple Head Doll

Late 19th century. New England origin. Very folky. With brown and off white cotton calico dress and off white cotton shawl and bonnet. All hand sewn. Measures 7" tall.

Price: $110

2017-Feb-01 03:00pm EST | Tags : Dolls Folk Art

Small Painted Wooden Pail

Early 19th century. New England origin. Pine wood staved constructed with iron bands. Wire and wooden swing handle. In an original dry red painted surface. Shows nice wear. Measures 6" high, 8 1/4" with handle up, by 5 3/4"across the top by 8 3/4" across the bottom.

Price: $195

2017-Jan-31 07:00am EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Small Oval Painted Pantry Box

Early to mid 19th century. New England origin. In original green paint reflecting nice honest wear. Opposing fingered laps. In very good condition. Measures 5 3/4" long by 4 1/2" wide by 2 3/4" high.

Price: $365

2017-Jan-31 07:00am EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Painted with Numbered Playing Squares Gameboard

Mid 19th century. New England origin. Single pine wood board construction with square nailed mitered frame border. In original black and white paint with a faint red line pinstriping between squares. The playing squares are pencil numbered. Nice dry painted surface reflecting nice age and honest wear from usage. Measures 13 1/2" by 13 1/4" almost square.

Price: $650

2017-Jan-23 11:00pm EST | Tags : Old Paint Folk Art Gameboards

Patchwork Doll Quilt

Early 19th century. Northeast US origin. Incredible homespun, calico, and solid fabrics all hand sewn and quilted. Blue homespun backing. Great color with little fading. In very good condition for age. Lots of warmth and character. Measures about 10 1/2" square.

Price: $195

2017-Jan-23 11:00pm EST | Tags : Folk Art Textiles Quilts

Blue Painted 7 1/4" Diameter Pantry Box

19th Century. New England origin. Original blue painted surface with wonderful wear. Iron tack nails. In very good condition. Measures 7 1/4" across the top, by 7" across the bottom, by 3 1/2" high.

Price: $350

2017-Jan-20 08:00pm EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Nine Patch Diamonds in a Square Crib Quilt

19th Century. Pennsylvania origin. Mennonite. Great calico fabrics with natural beige backing. Both hand and treadle machine sewn. Does have edging wear and a few small stains. Measures 45" long by 31" wide.

Price: $365

2017-Jan-19 11:00pm EST | Tags : Quilts Folk Art Textiles

Painted Carrier Knife Box

Early 19th century. Maine origin. Pine wood and square nail construction. All original. Blue green painted surface showing great age and wear. Measures 12 1/4" long by 8" wide by 3" high.

Price: $295

2017-Jan-16 11:00pm EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Shaker Horsehair Brush

19th Century. New England or New York State origin. With nice original black painted turned wooden maple handle and turkey red wool homespun fabric. Measures 10 1/2" long.

Price: $135

2017-Jan-16 11:00pm EST | Tags : Shaker Woodenware

Patchwork Doll Quilt

19th Century. Probably Pennsylvania origin. All hand sewn patchwork pattern squares with treadle machine quilting. Great colored calico fabrics. Homespun backing. Very good condition. Measures about 19 1/2" long by 15" wide.

Price: $235

2017-Jan-12 11:00pm EST | Tags : Folk Art Quilts Textiles

Small Square Painted Slide Top Box

Early 19th century. New England origin. Pine wood with thick dovetailed construction in original sage green paint. Nice dry painted surface with expected wear for its age. Measures 5 1/4" long by 5 1/4" wide by 4" high.

Price: $450

2017-Jan-12 12:06am EST | Tags : Old Paint Woodenware

Early Round Braided Candlestick Mat

19th Century. New England origin. Nice muted blue, tan, and brown colored cotton fabrics. Wool backing. Nice wear. Measures roughly 13 1/2" wide.

Price: $145

2016-Nov-21 05:33pm EST | Tags :

Old Resort Sign

Early 20th century. New England origin. Single pine wooden board with Adirondack style folky hand sawtooth cut ends. With a great mellow dry worn dark mustard painted surface in just an equally worn black "SUNRISE COTTAGES" lettering painted surface on top. Measures 29 1/2" long by 15" high.

Price: $475

2015-Nov-11 07:00pm EST | Tags : Rustic Adirondack Old Signs

Small Glazed Redware Crock

Early 19th century. Found in Vermont. Strong dark black manganese glazed exterior and interior. Stands only 4 1/2" high with a 3 1/4" mouth opening on top. No cracks, chips, or hairlines.

Price: $ 95

2015-Sep-18 05:00pm EDT | Tags : Redware

Needlework in Paint Decorated Frame

19th Century. New England origin. Very well done and folky thread on punched paper needlework with house, trees and fence. Signed "My Cottage Home - Wrought By E. A. Gray - Gilford NH" In original period red and black paint decorated pine frame. Measures 19 1/4" long by 14 3/4" wide, framed.

Price: $295

2015-Sep-06 08:00pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Samplers Textiles

Four Color Painted Gameboard

19th Century. New England origin. In nice strong and bold original painted playing square colors of bittersweet and Windsor green with chrome yellow pin striping and a burgundy red border. Painted surface shows great age. Signed on back by gameboard's maker. Measures 13" wide by 13 3/8" high. Old glued repaired crack.

Price: $595

2015-Sep-06 01:00pm EDT | Tags : Folk Art Old Paint Gameboards


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