Shaker brass kitchen skimmer with iron handle, circa 1825 to 1850, from the Hancock Shaker Village, Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Measures 25.5 inches long and 7 inches across the skimmer. Note the hand hammered rivets that join the skimmer to the handle. Excellent original condition. Please see Shaker Design: The Exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art New York, May 29 - August 31, 1986, by June Sprigg, page 34. This item is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Tpke Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
Spun brass work pail made by the Randolph Clowes Company of Waterbury, Connecticut, circa 1900. This solid spun brass bucket is in very good condition, and is stamped The Randolph Clowes Co. Waterbury Conn on the base. Measures 11.25" W at rim, 13.75" W at handle loop, 8.25" W at base, 8.25" H to rim, 9" H at handle loop, and 14.4" H with handle raised. This item is on display in our gallery at OLD SAYBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER and can be seen by visiting 756 MIDDLESEX AVE OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475. Open Daily 10am-4pm www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
18th to early 19th century dovetailed bottom copper pot. This period antique copper pot has a hand made dovetailed bottom. Measures 7 and one quarter inches across and 4 and one half inches high with a thick hand riveted 8 and one half inch handle. The tin interior plating is in good condition.
This "antique saw" measures 21 and one quarter inches long overall and is 5 inches at the widest point. Signed, this antique American carpenters tool has stamped on the blade, "Olympic, Spring Steel, Even Temper, Thin Back, Patent Ground, Hand-Made Warranted" This piece is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Turnpike, Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For gallery hours, please visit http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com