Antique Associates at West Townsend, Inc.

Lynn Hillier | 473 Main St, West Townsend, MA 01474 | 978-597-8084 |

Welcome to our new site with DIG Antiques! We have been in business 40+ years and our sources are numerous and varied. All items are guaranteed as represented and offer a full refund if misrepresented. We accept all forms of tender however checks are preferable for wholesale buyers. Sales taxes are collected where applicable and shipping costs are based on your zip code and method. Layaway terms always available. Our diversified listings will hopefully keep you visiting often. Email me. with questions or if more photos are required.

Blue Painted Canteen

Blue Painted Canteen, War of 1812 Period, Signed E.Barrett, New England. C 1810-20. White pine and oak. 6.75" x 2.5" Tack and peg construction, both sides maker signed. Condition is very good. Paint thinning at high spots, missing sling straps.

Price: $995.00

2023-Sep-24 02:46pm EDT | Tags : canteen cheesebox paint

Canteen/Cheese box Original Black and Red Paint

New England Militia Canteen in original black and red paint. Signed BURR, leather sling straps. C 1810-20, Oak and pine, copper rosehead tacks and peg construction. Woodchip loss on front caused by shrinkage against wooden peg. Scratch carved initials on back:"SD". Canteen is maker signed- E.Burr-Elisha Burr (1776-1863) Hingham MA. "MS" painted over original "US" likely right after the WAR of 1812. Condition id very good. 7.25" x 2.5"

Price: $895.00

2023-Sep-24 02:38pm EDT | Tags : canteen cheese box

Wrought Iron Pipe Kiln

18th c Wrought Iron Pipe Kiln with 3 iron hoops mounted vertically, joining a pair of horizontal iron rails. It is fitted with a loop handle and raised on feet. Pipe kilns were used to clean clay pipes. When the pipes became foul with tobacco juice, pipes were not disposed of, yet were placed in the kiln and baked at a high temperature and removed clean to reuse. This example is the perfect size for most clay pipes. 12" x 6" x 10" to the top of the ring.

Price: $695.00 with 4 clay pipes included

2023-Sep-23 03:25pm EDT | Tags :

Pencil and Crayon Drawings of Trains

1940's Pencil and Crayon Drawings- Trains, Deco Locomotives and Rail Cars on Paper One is signed D.S. Littell (Mt. Gilead, Ohio). Framed -17.5" x 14.4". Nicely Done, very good condition

Price: $295.00/pair

2023-Sep-23 03:20pm EDT | Tags : drawings

Sheet Iron Flag Holder, polychrome

Sheet Iron Shield shaped Flag Holder in red, white and blue. 40 stars, 16.5" x 14" Old blue paint touch-up around top border, all else in good used condition.

Price: $625.00

2023-Sep-22 02:51pm EDT | Tags : parade flag

Molding Plane

18th c yellow birch molding plane with original wedge. 10", made by Revolutionary War Officer Joseph Fuller of Providence, R.I.. Stamped with his name and city. Excellent condition. Rare with lignum boxing.

Price: $265.00

2023-Sep-22 02:44pm EDT | Tags : tools

Painted Cricket/footstool

Charming Cricket/Footstool with slender turned legs ending in ball feet. Deep powder blue. Underside is chamfered, 11.25" x 7.5" x 6". Excellent condition, original surface

Price: $250.00

2023-Sep-21 04:08pm EDT | Tags : footstool cricket

Bottle Whimsey

19thc Bottle Whimsey, probably sailor made. Contains 4 tier yarn winding swift. Carved stopper closes the mold blown bottle. Excellent condition, 5.75"

Price: $375.00

2023-Sep-21 03:26pm EDT | Tags : whimsey

Painted Checkerboard

19thc painted checkerboard with moldings applied with square nails. Board features 3 colors. Pumpkin, red and black. Dry surface. 13.75" x 14" x 1"

Price: $975.00

2023-Sep-21 03:20pm EDT | Tags : checkerboard gameboard

Painted Wall Basket, Loom Basket, Comb Basket

Apple Green painted wall basket, 3rd qtr. 19thc, excellent condition. Original surface history, corners intact, no breaks. 9" x 7.5" x 4"

Price: $495.00

2023-Sep-19 03:05pm EDT | Tags : paint basket wall basket

Lidded Toby Pitcher, Rockingham

Rockingham Pottery Lidded Toby Pitcher with Removeable Hat, taking snuff, c 1840-60 9.5" x 4" x 3" deep. Buff colored stoneware with Rockingham flint enamel glaze. Excellent condition, hairline to rim of cover, all else fine. The overweight gentleman is standing on grape vines taking snuff and wearing a tri-corner hat.

Price: $285.00

2023-Sep-19 12:58pm EDT | Tags : Rockingham toby

Martha Gunn Toby Jug- Scarce

Rockingham Martha Gunn Toby Jug, c 1840. HT: 8" . Buff color stoneware, Rockingham flint enamel glaze in excellent original condition. Female figures are very uncommon in Toby jugs. This plump gal is pouring gin.....

Price: $265.00

2023-Sep-19 12:49pm EDT | Tags : Rockingham toby jug


Signed copy of THE ENGRAVED POWDER HORN, 1996. Hardcover with dust jacket, Very Good condition

Price: $100.00

2023-Sep-18 01:52pm EDT | Tags : reference book

Slide lid Candle Box

Paint Decorated Slide Lid Candle Box, New England, early 19th c, maple. Sharp chamfered lid, 7.75" 4.5" x 4.75". Very Good condition

Price: $245.00

2023-Sep-18 01:47pm EDT | Tags : slide lid candle box

Quilt, Turkey Tracks Pattern

c 1860, Handstitched quilt in Turkey Tracks Pattern, 84" x 78" Brightly colored, and early browns with minor staining on the rear and fold fading.

Price: $550.00

2023-Sep-18 01:40pm EDT | Tags : quilts textiles

Painted Chamberstick

Sheet metal chamberstick in chrome yellow paint. Tabbed candle socket, large finger loop, very good condition, 5.75" x 1.75"

Price: $125.00

2023-Sep-17 03:02pm EDT | Tags : lighting

Miniature Chopping Bowl

American 19th c Miniature Chopping Bowl with flat rim, oblong interior and a sharply chamfered underside. 7" x 5" x 1.5" Very good condition

Price: SOLD- Thank you

2023-Sep-16 04:29pm EDT | Tags : bowl treen

Oval Spice Box, Hingham

Maple and Pine oval spice box with opposing fingers. Tack and peg construction, signed by maker. Impressed "Levi Beal", son of Elijah Beal of Hersey St Hingham. Very good condition, dark green oxidized to almost black, 4" x 3"

Price: SOLD- Thank you

2023-Sep-16 04:06pm EDT | Tags : Hingham

Turned Bowl

Early 19th c turned New England bowl in nice form with great tool marks. Excellent condition, out of round, 7" x 6.5" x 1.75", natural color

Price: $355.00

2023-Sep-16 04:02pm EDT | Tags : bowl treen

Folk Portrait of Young Child Holding a Rose

Child seated in an upholstered chair, New England, first qtr. 19th c. 27.75" x 33.25" framed. View size 21" x 26.5", oil on canvas. Very good condition. Relined. Child wears white lace cap and white dress

Price: $3995.00

2023-Sep-14 04:10pm EDT | Tags : portrait

Portrait of a Gentleman

Portrait of Gentleman, American, painted on blue and white bed ticking. Ticking mounted on masonite on original pegged stretcher. Scattered trivial inpaint, 26.75" x 21.5" Sitter is seated before red drapery.

Price: SOLD- Thank you

2023-Sep-14 03:53pm EDT | Tags : portrait oil painting

Dental Appliance

19th c Dental Appliance, single tooth, 1.5" x .75", very good condition

Price: $150.00

2023-Sep-13 03:46pm EDT | Tags : dental quirk

Wrought Iron Andirons

Wrought Iron Trestle Feet Andirons, c 1750. 15.25" x 9.75" x 14.5" deep. Very good condition. American, perhaps English. Ring top

Price: $375.00

2023-Sep-13 03:41pm EDT | Tags : andirons cast iron fireplace items

Trade Sign

Double sided wooden sign with smaltz. Curved lower border, 19.25" x 5.5" x .75", gold lettering has been refreshed at some point. Very good condition.

Price: $625.00

2023-Sep-07 03:06pm EDT | Tags : sign

Dark Green Painted Cricket/footstool

Oxidized dark green cricket/footstool with scrubbed top and bootjack ends. Square nail construction with nice overhang. 15" x 8" x8"

Price: $145.00

2023-Sep-07 03:02pm EDT | Tags : footstool

Bread Board

Bread Board shaped like a slice of bread. 10" x 7" x .5" Very good condition, whimsical

Price: $75.00

2023-Sep-07 02:58pm EDT | Tags : kitchen

Wall Sconce

Oval tinned sheet iron sconce. New England, crimped border, single candle nozzle with folded rim and crimped drip pan. Very good condition, 14.5" x 9.75" x 4.5"

Price: $525.00

2023-Sep-07 02:54pm EDT | Tags : lighting tin

Cast Iron Ives "Victory" Horse and Wagon

Black Painted Articulated Horse pulling Bittersweet painted wagon with mustard painted cast wheels. In fine functioning condition, 10" x 5"

Price: $355.00

2023-Sep-03 04:46pm EDT | Tags : toys

Yellowware Bowl

10" Footed Yellowware Bowl. Banded in white and brown. Great condition

Price: $145.00

2023-Sep-03 02:15pm EDT | Tags : yellowware

Redware Bowl

Small Redware bowl in fine condition, 5" x 1.25"

Price: $135.00

2023-Sep-03 02:13pm EDT | Tags : redware

Dog Candy Container

German or French Wooly Dog Candy Container in excellent condition. 12" x 9"

Price: SOLD-Thank you

2023-Sep-03 02:07pm EDT | Tags : candy container

Articulated Bear

Ideal Bear with oil cloth pads, 13" Good condition

Price: $365.00

2023-Sep-02 05:56pm EDT | Tags : bear

Steiff Bear

13" Steiff Bear with Button, good condition, some wear to pads

Price: $365.00

2023-Sep-02 05:53pm EDT | Tags : bear

Miniature Blanket Chest

Miniature Blanket Chest, likely New England, dark original reddish-brown varnish, 19th c Molded, overhanging lid, bracket feet, 8" x 4" x 4.5" minor restoration to one foot

Price: $450.00

2023-Aug-19 02:23pm EDT | Tags : miniature blanket chest

Chocolate Grater

Cylindrical Tin Chocolate Grater, The Edgar Co. patent date Nov 10 1896 in VG condition 8.5" in length

Price: $225

2023-Aug-14 03:43pm EDT | Tags : kitchen grater

Oil Filler

Tin Oil Filler in VG condition, rolled handle, 4.75"

Price: $140.00

2023-Aug-14 03:37pm EDT | Tags :

Hingham Boxes

2 oval Hingham Boxes in natural finish and in VG condition. Sold individually Top: 5.25" x 1" Bottom: 5.25" x 2"

Price: Top-$225.00, Bottom-$250.00

2023-Aug-14 03:33pm EDT | Tags : boxes Hingham

Oil Can

Tin Oil Can with bale handle, VG condition, nice form, 8"

Price: $140.00

2023-Aug-14 03:31pm EDT | Tags : tin

Red Stain Oval Lapped Box

Oval Hingham Box, stamped Sprague, red stain, 6.5' x 2.75", VG condition

Price: $325.00

2023-Aug-14 03:23pm EDT | Tags : oval boxes Hingham

Tramp Art Box

Tramp Art Box, c 1880-1900. Hinged cover, stepped feet. 10" x 7" x 9". Very good condition. Layers alternating between notched and beveled. Great alligator varnish finish.

Price: $555.00

2023-Aug-10 11:50am EDT | Tags : boxes tramp art

Tramp Art Frame

Tramp Art Frame with crisscross corners and cross hatched medallions. Original dark varnish finish. C 1880-1900 with original photo. Outside dimension: 12.5" x 10.5", Inside dimension: 6" x 4". Very good condition.

Price: $545.00

2023-Aug-10 11:34am EDT | Tags : frames

Primitive Make-do Pincushion

Primitive Make-Do Pincushion, wooden base, filled with horse hair, brass tacked, well worn and used. 5" x 5"

Price: $225.00

2023-Aug-09 03:24pm EDT | Tags : make-dos sewing

Early Hankie

Hankie, "The Sheep", c 1830, framed, excellent condition. Framed: 17" x15.75" Sight : 13" x 11.75"

Price: $950.00

2023-Aug-09 03:22pm EDT | Tags : textiles

Lidded Basket

Ash splint lidded basket with braids of sweet grass. Possibly Maine, c 1920. Painted green Pushed up bottom, lid tapers inward, 6" x 3". VG condition

Price: $395.00

2023-Aug-09 03:11pm EDT | Tags : baskets

Lot of 4 painted country mirrors

Lot of 4 painted country mirrors, 19th c, blue, oyster, red and green. Very good condition with dry patina. Blue- 11.25" x 9.5" x 1", Oyster, red and green- 10.5" x 8.75" x 1"

Price: $1350.00/ lot

2023-Jul-30 02:14pm EDT | Tags : mirrors

Fluid Lamp

Dunn Fluid Lamp in Yellow, probably Atterbury Glass Co. C- 1870-1880 14.25" with chimney, excellent condition, Pressed Baroque Black Glass Base, Set Screw Burner & Mated Chimney, patent dates 1863, 1867

Price: $425.00

2023-Jul-26 07:48pm EDT | Tags : lighting

Fluid Lamp

Rand Rib Fluid Lamp, attributed to Atterbury Glass Works c- 1875, 16.5" with chimney, excellent condition, Transparent Blue Font, White Opaque Baroque pressed base, brass column, set screw burner, mated chimney, with patent date 1863 & 1867

Price: $450.00

2023-Jul-26 07:44pm EDT | Tags : lighting

Still Bank

Colonial House Still Bank with Porch, Red Roof 4" x 3.75", great condition A.C. Williams, c 1910-1934

Price: $225.00

2023-Jul-26 07:41pm EDT | Tags : bank

Wooden Bowl in Sage Green Paint

New England maple bowl in original sage green paint, beveled rim, c 1830. 16" x 14.5" x 4.5". Fine condition

Price: $575.00

2023-Jul-23 07:10pm EDT | Tags : Bowl

Finger Lamp

Early Tole Finger Lamp with original decoration. 4" x 4"

Price: $595.00

2023-Jul-22 06:41pm EDT | Tags : lighting tole

Full Profile Silhouette

American School Full Profile Silhouette of Young Boy holding a top hat, brown hair, blue eyes. c 1840. Frame size: 11" x 8.75", Sight size: 9" x 5" Good condition. Some paper shadowing.

Price: $895.00

2023-Jul-22 06:36pm EDT | Tags : silhouette

Blue/Green Painted Carrier

Handled carrier in old blue/green paint. 10" x 9" x 5", square nailed

Price: $165.00

2023-Jul-22 06:27pm EDT | Tags :

Punched Tin Lantern

Punched Tin Lantern with tin ball/claw feet, punched sides, fret work around the top, bubbled glass on the door and an interior sliding candle socket. 9.75" x 3.5". VG condition.

Price: $825.00

2023-Jul-20 06:18pm EDT | Tags : lighting tin


Heart Shaped Wrought Iron Trivet with Lollipop Handle. Bronze feet, 12" x 5.5", Great condition

Price: $395.00

2023-Jul-20 12:14pm EDT | Tags : cast iron trivets

Delft Tile

17th c Dutch Delft Tile depicting Neptune surmounted by a drape and riding on a sea creature. Good condition

Price: $485.00

2023-Jul-19 04:59pm EDT | Tags : delft

Delft Tile

17th c Dutch Delft Tile of Fortuna, the goddess of fortune and the personification of luck. Good condition with usual superficial glaze crazing

Price: $395.00

2023-Jul-19 04:34pm EDT | Tags : delft

Dutch Delft Tile

17th c Dutch Delft Tile, newly framed (professionally) 2 Cherubs riding a shell shaped carriage in the sea drawn by a fanciful whale, 6.75", Typical corner "spiders", usual superficial glaze crazing

Price: $495.00

2023-Jul-18 06:46pm EDT | Tags : delft

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