A charming original painting on paper by Barbara Strawser. This is a “Peaceable Kingdom” scene in water colors (perhaps gouache) on paper. Barbara Strawser is a third generation Pennsylvania German folk artist. Self-taught, Barbara depicts animals, landscapes, farms from her life and experiences in Pennsylvania. She has been painting since
A detailed Native American made hatband. The hatband is loom woven beadwork on cotton or something similar, glass beads including tiny whitehearts which were popular trade beads in North America. From the Plains area and features stylized American flags and comes together at the back in four connected fringes. Circa
A fine piece of Murano glass, this is a delicate stemmed glass compote, with gold and white enameling and a thin cobalt glass edge on both the bowl and the foot. This is not marked but is in they style of Francesco Toso Borella. The compote measures just under 5
A vintage (1920s – 1930s) Schuco wind up tumbling, summersaulting toy mouse. So cute and he works! He tumbles a little frenetically, but he works. With his original key, he is in very good antique condition. His fabric body is intact, both ears and his little felt hands are present.