Rona Andrews Antiques

Rona L. Andrews | 12 Russell Rd. #203 Wellesley, MA 02482 | 435-640-0701 | rona.andrews7@gmail.com

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Thank you all for shopping with me this summer! Now the fall brings out new goodies and a few reduced price items I hope you enjoy.. I've been buying and selling Country Americana for 40 years and every item is a treasure to me. I hope you will enjoy what the fall season has to bring to you. NEW G-MAIL ADDRESS HAS ENDED THE PROBLEM WITH RETURN EMAILS WHEN YOU SEND AN INQUIRY! BUT, if you don't get a response to an inquiry, PLEASE TEXT ME AT 435-640-0701! My selling policies include: Accepting personal check or money orders within 5 days of sale. MA tax of 6.25% charged if you are a MA resident/or provide your tax exempt form. You may also use PayPal 'friends and family' TO ANDREWSRONA@HOTMAIL.COM for faster shipping. Your satisfaction is guaranteed. Customers may return items in the same condition as they are received within 72 hours of delivery for a full refund, less the cost of shipping and insurance when the item is returned and condition verified. Please call me at 435-640-0701 before returning any item. Thank you for shopping with me


C1800 CHINTZ POCKET

Wonderful purple toile printed chintz hand sewn into a little woman’s pocket ~ at 5 ½” x 7 ½” this textile is in mint condition with a later ribbon tie.

Price: $135, best price includes free shipping

2020-Oct-20 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C CHILD’S BUTTON LEATHER SHOES

So sweet. These little 4 ¾” shoes have wear as expected, but just delightful!

Price: $45, free shipping

2020-Oct-20 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

18TH C MINIATURE AMERICAN BEEHIVE TURNED BOWL

Natural surface, beehive turned miniature maple bowl from New England 5” x 1 ½”tall ~ defined rim and foot in excellent condition and patina. No cracks or breaks

Price: $255, +s

2020-Oct-19 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

18TH C STEIGLE PA LOVE BIRDS PERFUME BOTTLE

Mint condition Steigle perfume bottle hand painted with love-birds on a heart and floral decoration, with pewter cap 5 ¾”, rough pontil.

Price: $135, +S

2020-Oct-19 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C SHALLOW REDWARE DISH

This small simple redware dish is 6 ¼” x 1 ¼”in excellent condition with one flea bite on the rim.

Price: $55, +s

2020-Oct-18 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C PAIR MOTHER’S PRIMER BOOKS

A pair of old stock, untouched, paper Mother’s Primer books by Florence Sullivan’s Bookstore in Elmira, NY. Wonderfully lithographed pictures, alphabet, and stories. In mint, untouched, condition. 7 ½ x 4 7/8”.

Price: $40, free shipping

2020-Oct-18 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

GET READY FOR THE FALL "PICK"

I HAVE 12 NEW, FRESH TREASURES FOR YOU ON SATURDAY OCTOBER 24 AT 10 AM - 2 PM. PLEASE USE THE INQUIRE BUTTON TO ASSURE YOU ARE AT THE TOP OF THE LIST. I WILL CONTACT THE FIRST WHO INQUIRES. HAVE FUN AND HAPPY BUYING!!!!

2020-Oct-18 12:29pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C SMALL NEW ENGLAND PINE BOWL

Beautifully turned 8 1/8” x 7 7/8” 1 ¾” tall bowl with defined rim and foot in excellent condition and patina. No cracks or breaks.

Price: $195, +s

2020-Oct-17 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

C 1920 CHILD’S SCHOOL SLATE WITH PATRIOTIC PENCIL

Child’s school slate 4 ¾ x 8 ½” with stenciled “Trademark” on top and includes an early slate pencil with patriotic paper wrapper.

Price: $65, +s

2020-Oct-17 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C RIMMED REDWARE DISH

This mint condition 9” x 1 ½” redware dish has a very distinctive rim.

Price: $65, +S ($8)

2020-Oct-16 12:32pm EDT | Tags :

1800 NEW ENGLAND SAMPLER

“Olive Fays Exampler ~ Roses will fade and tulips wither but a virtuous mind will bloom forever”. With silk on homespun, this wonderful little alphabet and urns with little house needlework was made by Olive Fay, One Olive was born in Reading, VT on March 8 1801. The other Olive was born in Hampshire County, MA around 1808. The sampler is 7 ¾” x 10 ½” in a lovely birch veneer frame, 14 ½” x 10 ¾”. Both in excellent condition.

Price: $285, +S

2020-Oct-16 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

1880 PAIR SHAKER BOOKLETS

Life Among the Shakers was used as an advertisement for Shaker medicinal products. One book has a little child on the cover. The other a Shaker woman with the Mount Lebanon, NY Shaker Meeting house on the reverse side of both. The contents are identical at 5” x 3 ¾”, they are in very good condition.

Price: $95, +s

2020-Oct-16 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

C1800 HOLLOW CUT SILHOUETTE

A very early hollow cut silhouette of George William Steinhauer, SR (on back) with a wonderfully cut long ribboned ponytail. George was born in PA on September 22, 1783 and died in November 1871. In its original black lacquered frame with brass surround and hanger, it is 4 ½” x 5 ½”. Both in mint condition.

Price: $195, +s SOLD< THANK YOU!

2020-Oct-15 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C PAINTED THEOREM PINCUSHION

Sweet little pincushion with rose theorem on both sides and silk hanger 1 ½” x 1 5/8” in excellent condition.

Price: $85,+S

2020-Oct-15 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

17th -18th C WALL BOX IN POLYCHROME PAINT

An exceptional, rare, small wall-box. The box has etched and polychrome paint in red, blue and yellow to all four surfaces –geometric pattern on one side and face, etched and painted arches over the nail hole site, Pennsylvania Dutch compass on one side, etched and painted geometric with half arches on back. The nails are original rose-head and cut. 7 x 3 ¾” 3-5” in height. Wear as expected. I cannot tell you if it is American or Continental. I can only say, WOW! More pictures available on request.

Price: $295, +s

2020-Oct-14 12:36pm EDT | Tags :

C1800 MA SAMPLER “SOPHIA DYAR”

“This needle work of mine doth tell when I was young. I learned well and by my parents I was taught not to spend my time for naught. “Sohia Dyar her sampler in the tenth year of her age Malden”. Sophia (Oct 19, 1793 - Feb 25, 1824). Parents: Joseph Dyar (1774 – 1859) and Sally Merritt (1773 – 1847). Married Nathaniel Weymouth and had 4 children. Sophia died in West Lisbon, Maine . 17 ½” x 14 ¼” trees with birds, dogs, squirrels and flowers. Silk and wool on homespun.

Price: $395, +s

2020-Oct-14 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C SILHOUETTE OF YOUNG BOY

19th c hollow cut silhouette of little boy 4” x 4 ½” in original frame, excellent condition.

Price: $150,+s SALE PENDING

2020-Oct-14 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

1830-1840 CUT SILHOUETTE OF A MAN

This handsome gentleman was cut and embellished with gold paint to his buttons and jacket and has painted and ink embellishments to his curley hair and jacket. He has a notched lapel and a cravat around the neck typical of 1830s dress. In his original black lacquer surround with gold insert frame and glass with a brass acorn and leaf hanger. The silhouette is 2 ½” x 3” and in the frame – 4 7/8” x 5 3/4”. It is in excellent condition.

Price: $225, +S

2020-Oct-14 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

C1890-1920 SHAKER OVAL PAINTED BOX

This maple and pine oval Shaker pantry box was painted on the top by Sister Cora Helena Sarle (1867-1956) in Canterbury, NH. At 3 5/8” x 2 ½”, this box has some water staining to the flowers on the lid top and a ¼” nick out of the cover lip. The color has a rich patina and the nick is barely visible.

Price: $55, free shipping SALE PENDING

2020-Oct-14 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

C1890-1910 COTTON MESH CHRISTMAS CANDY ORNAMENT

So, So sweet!!!! I’ve never seen this candy ornament! The bag is 6 ¾” long with a delicate painted celluloid face, cotton night cap, wooden painted legs and shoes, wooden hands, the original bag tie and ribbon placket with beads for buttons. Some wear and soiling as expected but no tears. Not sure of origin. But, I’d guess German.

Price: SOLD, THANK YOU SO MUCH!

2020-Oct-14 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

1872 HOME SONGS FOR LITTLE PEOPLE

A crisp gold embossed hard-covered blue book of dozens of rhymes, and songs from a bygone age. Wonderful illustrations! In very good condition, 6 ½” x 4 ½”.

Price: $55, free shipping

2020-Oct-14 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

1885 DIARY

A young woman’s thoughts about Christmas, winter and family strifes in a vivid red hand-made marble paper covered book 6 ½” x 7 ¾”. Only a dozen pages of notes, but a visually lovely book. Some wear to the corners as expected.

Price: $55, free shipping

2020-Oct-14 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C OOC OF A MAN AND DOG

Delightful oil on canvas of a man and his hunting companion. The canvas stretcher is patent dated 1885. In excellent condition with no tears or punctures, this charming painting is 15” x 10 ¼”.

Price: $95, +S

2020-Oct-14 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

1871 FIELD AND FOREST, ILLUSTRATED TIN BOUND BOOK

A remarkable book of war with the “Indians” in Misourri, the farm and rural life, with over a dozen illustrations. What’s particularly special about this book is its tin spine! This book has been read so many times it required some special attention to hold it together! 6 ½” x 4 ½” in used rough condition.

Price: $65, free shipping

2020-Oct-14 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

PAIR 19th C MINIATURE CHILD’S BOOKS

I love marbled paper! These 2 little books were bought with my granddaughter in mind. The Bird’s Nest and The History of Beasts, one signed 1862, are wonderful little books with hand tinted pictures. They are both 4 ¼” x 2 ¾” with marbled paper fronts and backs.

Price: $85 for the pair, free shipping.

2020-Oct-14 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

SALE!!!! 19TH C ‘DOYLE’ SILHOUETTE

This hollow cut silhouette with typical Doyle pen embellishments of the lace ribboned bonnet and laced ‘ruff’ around the low neckline has the history on the reverse board. “The likeness is of Buelah Newell Ellis from Needham, MA, born May 21, 1740 in Needham and died October 15, 1815. She married David Ellis (1730-1803).” This piece is in the original gold painted frame, 7 5/8” x 6 3/8” with a mat surrounding the silhouette. There are areas of wear as expected and is in very good condition with some toning of the paper. William Stroud Doyle was born in Boston, MA in 1769. Very few Doyle silhouettes are on the open market. Most are in private collections and museum.

Price: SALE!!! BEST PRICE $325 +S

2020-Oct-14 12:02pm EDT | Tags :

SALE!!!! 18TH C BURL MORTAR

18TH C AMERICAN BURL MORTAR ~ Wonderful, soft buttery surfaced burl mortar (6” x 5”) no chips or cracks, likely New England Native American hand carved with small maple worn pestle 5 ½”. (Re-offered with a wooden pestle, not original to the burl)

Price: SALE!!!! BEST PRICE $350 + S

2020-Oct-14 12:00pm EDT | Tags :

SALE!!!! VINTAGE CARVED GOOSE

VINTAGE CARVED GOOSE ~ C 1960s carved and painted Canada goose on round bark-covered base is 6 ½” long and 6 5/8” tall.

Price: SALE!!! BEST PRICE $50 +S

2020-Oct-14 12:00pm EDT | Tags :

SALE!!! 19TH C WALLPAPER BOX

C1860 WALLPAPER BOX FROM PA ~ This small stitch constructed oval cardstock lidded box has wallpaper covering the interior and exterior; the box with light tan printed wallpaper; lid wallpaper with dark brown, green, pink floral design and green scallop design on band; interior lined in old "bird" design wallpaper, 5 ¾”x 3 ¾”x 3 ½”.

Price: SALE!!!! BEST PRICE $210 +S

2020-Oct-14 12:00pm EDT | Tags :

SALE!!! EARLY AMERICAN SPARKLING LAMP

In mint condition, this little 19th C oil lamp is missing the extinguisher top, but the chain is there if you have a spare! The thick handled glass has been applied with a bumpy lower glass for your finger and a little swirl at the base. The base is smooth and the burner does unscrew. 4 ¾” x 2 ½”

Price: SALE!!!!$95, +s

2020-Oct-14 12:00pm EDT | Tags :

SALE!!!! 19TH C DOUBLE HANDLED PEWTER PORRINGER

Marked with Roman Numerals IV, this 8 ½” x 4 ½” double handled pewter porringer has heart details in the handles and a maker’s mark I don’t know.

Price: SALE!!!!! BEST PRICE $30, +s

2020-Oct-14 12:00pm EDT | Tags :

SALE!!!!! C1910-30 KITCHEN TOOLS

The little 8” bush with a tin holder and wooden handle and loop has its old blue paint. It may have been a pastry brush. The other tool is a 6” brass pie crimper in the same blue paint on its handle. A sweet pair.

Price: SALE!!!! BEST PRICE $40 +S

2020-Oct-14 12:00pm EDT | Tags :

SALE!!!! 18TH C CHESTNUT BOTTLE

AMERICAN NEW ENGLAND 1780-1830 CHESTNUT BOTTLE ~ Fabulous, mint condition, free-blown, dark green, globular bottle with no breaks, cracks, or chips and slightly rough pushed-up pontil ~ 8 ¼” ~ applied outward rolled collared mouth and lots of seed bubbles!

Price: SOLD, THANK YOU SO MUCH!

2020-Oct-14 12:00pm EDT | Tags :

C1920 PAINTED APPLE VINEGAR CRUET/JAR

Wonderful painted cruet/jar to look like an apple on the tree. Double handle, pour spout and cork – 7”. Great condition, slight wear on bottom as expected.

Price: $70, +s

2020-Oct-07 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C OIL ON BOARD OF FARM SCENE WITH CORN STALKS

Charming fall foliage in New England oil painting on board of a country scene with a simple house and corn stalks gathered in the field. In its original walnut beveled frame with gold leaf surround, this 11 ¼” x 8” painting is a perfect size to hang in your home.

Price: $125, +S

2020-Oct-07 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

1870 COUSIN REGULUS ~ THE TWO FAIRY DREAMS

A charming, crisp gold embossed hard-cover green book of child’s stories. In very good condition, 6 ¾” x 4 ½”.

Price: $55, free shipping

2020-Oct-07 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C BLUE CALICO PIECES WITH CLOTHESPIN

Two calico remnants from old quilt backs. One blue check 40 x 25” the other 30” x 25”. Great as they are, or for covering old books, or fixing old quilts. They have an early hand carved clothespin wrapped in tin.

Price: $35, free shipping

2020-Oct-06 04:33pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C SLIP DECORATED PA REDWARE DISH

This C 1830-60 American redware dish is 9 ¼” X 1 ¼”. The primitive yellow slip decoration has wear as expected. The rim has two obvious chips, a stable crack and wear around the coggled-edges.

Price: $145,+S

2020-Oct-06 12:34pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C HOLLOW CUT SILHOUETTE OF ‘LEVINA’

A wonderful hollow cut of “Levina, wife of Shila – died May 27, 1841, age 37”. This history is on the back original paper of this piece. Levina’s silhouette is beautifully cut and has delicate pen embellishments around her hair. In her original gold toned frame and glass, this is a lovely 4 ½” x 5 ½” treasure.

Price: $195, +S

2020-Oct-05 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

C1850 MINI DEW DROPS BIBLE VERSES IN RED LEATHER

This super little book of Bible verses is only 2 ¼” x 1 3/8” and in excellent condition with gold embossed book title on red leathered cover and gold trimmed pages.

Price: $65, free shipping

2020-Oct-05 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C WALLPAPER BOXES (3)

Top - Miniature round tan/blue/green floral wallpaper with old penmanship paper lining from Manheim, PA is 2 1/8 X 2 ½ in very good condition. Middle - Round early 1800s from NH, 4 5/8” round x 3 ¼” tall in white and light green paper with newspaper articles inside about women and medicine in good but worn condition. Bottom – Round dated 1847 hand painted green, red, and cream flowers and vines. New York newspaper interior 8 ¼” x 5”, good worn condition.

Price: $550 for stack or $195 each +S

2020-Oct-04 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

C1800 LIGNUM VITAE MORTAR AND PESTLE

A very heavy early lignum vitae mortar with its original lignum pestle that sits squarely in the mortar. In a wonderful patina, this 7” tall x 6 ½” diameter is in superb condition with a few stress cracks on the base and one on the lip as you’d expect at this age. The pestle is original to the mortar.

Price: $225, +S

2020-Oct-04 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

19TH C BROWN CALICO PIECES WITH CLOTHESPIN

Two calico remnants; one brown plaid with a flannel back 18” x 28”; one in brown plaid 25” x 28”. They have an early hand-carved clothespin.

Price: $35, FREE SHIPPING

2020-Oct-04 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

VINTAGE OVAL SHAKER-STYLE BOX

A very nicely made maple Harvard Shaker style box with copper nails and tiny tin pegs is 6 ½” x 2 ½”. Nicely finished box likely made in late 1980s.Excellent condition.

Price: $45, +S

2020-Oct-03 12:30pm EDT | Tags :

VINTAGE CARVED AND PAINTED NUTHATCH

Ex: Pam Boynton collection, vintage carved and painted white breasted nuthatch on a wooden base in excellent condition. Bird 3 ¼” with stand 4” x 2 ½”.

Price: SOLD, THANK YOU SO MUCH!

2020-Sep-30 12:30pm EDT | Tags :


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