SOLD Brass Waxjack

wax jack 003

Brass Waxjack late 18th century.. 5″ high, 3″  circular pierced diameter base, 4″ diameter including handle.   Taper is wrapped around thin shaft..scrolled handle..iron spring between clamp arms.  Very similar to one belonging to the New York Historical Society.  There is also one similar on George Washington’s desk at Mount Vernon.    $395

Ingrain carpet c. 1890

ingrain carpet 001

Ingrain carpet c. 1890… Four runners sewed together to create a 12′ X 13′ rug.  Colors are wine red and pale gray.  The rug can also be turned over depending if you want more red or more gray.. edges are bound.  The rug is in good shape..no stains or odors. I have not had it professionally cleaned and would recommend it.  There is one corner that must have had a stove sitting on it that is much brighter..   There is one small hole that needs to be darned..This rug is… Read more »