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 ...

Old Hickory Gate Leg Table Mission Inn F953

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A really unusual gate leg table made by Old Hickory Furniture. Early piece from the collection of a former Mission Inn docent, who acquired it from the 1970's Mission Inn furniture auction, when the great hotel's future was temporarily in question. I haven't found another like it. Solid with a very pleasing patina and its ...

Old Hickory Mission Inn Lamp Table F950

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A unique piece of early Old Hickory Furniture perfect for that corner in your cabin. Generally solid and could use a new surface on its top. The patina and general wear on the piece underlines its homespun, frontier quality. Bought at auction. Said to have been owned by an old docent who volunteered at the ...

Pan Pacific Exposition Commemorative Nickel Plate Liberty Bell 1915 A651

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When you factor in that this bell was "Made in Japan" by the Aoki Art Co this object represents quite a confluence of forces and elements. Which of course is what an international exposition such as the one represented here is supposed to create. San Francisco hosted the world in 1915 as a coming out ...

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 ...

L. & J.G. STICKLEY Rocker F841

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The Stickley story began with three words: Als Ik Kan – "to the best of my ability." This old Flemish craftsman's phrase has been the guiding principle of Stickley. Gustav Stickley marked his product with the phrase to assure customers that Stickley furniture was of the finest quality, every piece made with honor, integrity, and pride. The Stickley ...

Papago (Tohono O’odham) Gathering Basket A545

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A wonderful Papago (Tohono O’odham). Geometric design gathering basket in good condition. Basket measures 6″ tall x 12″ diameter. The Tohono O’odham are a group of Native American people who reside primarily in the Sonoran Desert of the southeastern Arizona and northwest Mexico. “Tohono O’odham” means “Desert People.” Although they were previously known as the Papago, they have largely rejected this name (meaning literally “tepary-bean eater”), which was ...

Roycroft Arts & Crafts Copper and Brass Plate Bookends (Pair) A532

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Utterly simple, serviceable and beautiful.  The ideals of the Arts & Crafts movement embodied. Roycroft was a reformist community of craft workers and artists which formed part of the Arts and Crafts movement in the USA. Elbert Hubbard founded the community in 1895 in the village of East Aurora, Erie County, New York, near Buffalo. Participants were known as Roycrofters. The work and philosophy of the group, ...

Grueby Faience Co Arts & Crafts Galleon Relief Tile A516

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A glorious relief tile showing a storybook galleon in full sail scudding before the wind. The Grueby Faience Company, founded in 1894, was an American ceramics company that produced distinctive vases and tiles during America's Arts and Crafts Movement.The company was founded in Revere, Massachusetts, by William Henry Grueby, who had been inspired by the matte ...

Wrought Iron Dragon Candlesticks Pair A515

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These candlesticks are done in the manner of Samuel Yellin. Yellin's influence on ironwork in the United States continues to this day. His work is generally acknowledged to be unsurpassed, perhaps never even equalled. Certainly many talented blacksmiths were inspired by his designs, such as the unknown artisan who produced these beguiling dragon candlesticks. Whimsical, humorous ...