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Black Americana 1920s – 1930s Hand Painted Jazz Band Display, Large

A fantastic recent estate find. A set of 6 black – African American Jazz Musicians with their jazz instruments. The set includes a drummer, a lead singer, piano player, saxophone and trombone players, and a bass player. The set is said to be from … Continue reading

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Antique Ronson Cigarette Penciliter Rhodium Plate Old with box – SOLD

Antique Ronson Cigarette Penciliter Rhodium Plate Old with box Penciliter? Rhodium plated pen/pencil lighter. This lighter measures 5 1/2? Long . Pencil has lead and works . Lighter need flint and fluid.   Like new condition. This Ronson Penciliter manufactured between … Continue reading

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Illuminati-style esoteric mask, witchcraft, occult, secret society, masonic – SOLD

Illuminati-style esoteric ceramic masks, similar to the masks seen in Stanley Kubrick’s Eyes Wide Shut and similar to ones on the wall of Cibolo Creek Ranch in Presidio Co., Texas, where Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died among members of … Continue reading

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Collection of 11 arcade/video game marguee panels – SOLD

For sale is a collection of Eleven (11) vintage arcade/video game marguee panels. Marquees are also used to illuminate the name of an arcade game at the top of its cabinet. Most are in excellent condition.  One has a nick out of the corner … Continue reading

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Bead Work Crochet Snake Whip, Pre-WW II, Macedonean Village Style SOLD

Pre-WW II, Macedonean Village Bead Work Crochet Snake Whip used as part of a line dance or as an engagement present from a girl to her fiance. This beautiful “reptile” is exceptionally long, 44 inches (111.8 centimeters).  It features a … Continue reading

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Antique Hitching Post / Carousel Horse style – SOLD

This is an antique all metal hitching post in the carousel horse style that stood at the entrance of an old bar in California. The magnificent horse is chestnut with black main and tail. The English riding saddle, fancy bridle … Continue reading

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Robot Sculpture by the famed Gordon Bennett of the Bennett Robot Works SOLD

This is a Robot Sculpture by the famed Gordon Bennett of the Bennett Robot Works. Unlike most of the found object robots offered on eBay (which for the most part have vintage tin cans as the bodies and are quite … Continue reading

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Vintage Stansi school motor display – SOLD

Vintage Stansi Scientific Co. teaching device on motors or electromagnetism.  Great condition.  No batteries included. $100.00

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Baldwin Fun Machine Electronic Organ/Synthesizer- SOLD

Model 155, serial #F 6670-8.  This is an early one. It’s an hybrid organ combined with a synthesizer…it’s a “fun machine”…an obscure and very exotic piece of keyboard history. All wood case and large keyboard with round buttons and Hammond … Continue reading

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Butterfly Collection

Butterfly collection, mounted and framed. 31 butterflies in perfect condition. 1 yellow swallow tail (North America) 1 Hypanartia lethe (Mexico) 1 Heliconius Phyllis (Brazil) 1 Byasa polyeuctes termessa (Asia) 2 Hestina assjmi (Asia) 1 Sasakai charonde (Asia) 2 Papilio demoleus … Continue reading

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