Sam Hyde Harris From the Vault exhibit March 20th-April 31st

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Please Join us March 20th 5-10pm for the opening reception of Sam Hyde Harris from the Vault. Select works never before seen from the Estate as well as Some very special pieces from the Utah exhibit . This will be the First time many of these will be publicly shown as well as available for ...

Tramp Art Frame A646

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Here it is, early up-cycling.  Very early. This piece is truly a wonder, dizzying in its detail, almost crystalline in its formation. We also dig what's in the frame at the moment. Frame measures 14" x 17" x 3 1/2" deep. Price on request. Tramp Art was art made in the United States from discarded materials, especially cigar ...

Spratling Sterling Belt Buckle M580

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A great sterling and natural material belt buckle made by William Spratling. Buckle measures 1 3/8" tall x 3" wide. William Spratling was born in 1900 in Sonyea, New York. His father was well respected and widely known for his study and writings concerning epilepsy. After the death of both Spratling’s mother and sister, Wilhelmina, in ...

S. Bent & Bros Windsor-Backed Swivel Task Stool F911

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A classic oak piece from S. Bent and Brothers, one of the leading manufacturers in Gardner Mass., once the chair-making capital of the world. This chair shows you why. Stool measures: Seat height 26.5", total height 44", seat diameter 17", footprint diameter 18" Dating from about 1805, Gardner became a center for lumber and furniture industries. Gardner is ...

Naval Aviator Insignia by the American Bronze Crafters A619

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A superb cast aluminum Naval Aviator collectable, measuring 23" wide x 7" tall. The Naval Aviator insignia is a warfare qualification of the United States military that is awarded to those aviators of the United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard who have qualified as Naval Aviators upon successful completion of flight school. Call for pricing.  

Spanish Pottery & Tile: Bird About To Be Clubbed by a Man Tile Ashtray A056

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Another great tile from the Spanish Pottery & Tile Company, depicting a man and a bird, such as can be seen at the legendary Scotty's Castle in Death Valley. The motif of this tile ashtray is one actually found at the Castle. Call for pricing.

D & M Tile Company Pair of Tiles CA171

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Beautiful pair of D & M Tiles with wonderful blues, oranges, yellows and turquoise colors. The D & M Tile Company (1928-1939) did not survive the passing of its founder and animating spirit, the English ceramist John Davies, though its formulas and designs were acquired by Harry Hicks for his Hispano-Moresque tile works. In the years ...

Spanish Pottery & Tile Desert Scene Tile Top Table F275

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Spanish Pottery & Tile Company, Los Angeles, CA 1920-1930.  Folk art tile top table "Desert Scene". Pretty nifty piece from my own collection. Tiles are Spanish Pottery and tile pavers. Better known for there tile installations at Scotty's Castle in Death Valley. These tiles continue on their tradition of rustic terra cotta with a heavy vivid ...

Monterey Classic Prohibition Bar Bottom F011

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Monterey prohibition bar bottom in the old wood finish. Original Catalina Island tiles and finish. Sometime in its past someone thought the top was useless and converted it into its present state. And guess what, it's gorgeous.  Triple marked, double branded with original drawer sticker. Great old hardware. Still a rare survivor. Bar measures 34" ...

1914 California License Plate SOLD A581

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Porcelain enamel 1914 California license plate. The first year they were issued. California was very late in beginning the official issuance of license plates.  More than a decade after New England first pioneered state-issued plates, California first issued plates to motorists with a dated 1914 porcelain.  This ordinance was passed on May 31, 1913, and became effective January first ...