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34-star canton of a Civil War-era flag or a union jack, est. $3,500-$4,000

Iconic Americana slated for Jasper52 March 10 auction

34-star canton of a Civil War-era flag or a union jack, est. $3,500-$4,000

34-star canton of a Civil War-era flag, or a Union Jack, est. $3,500-$4,000

NEW YORK – A 34-star canton from an American Flag, a carved heart-in-hand Odd Fellows lodge staff, and a red and white antique quilt with a Princess Feather pattern should rank among the top lots in New Hampshire Antiques Dealers: Americana, a Jasper52 auction that will take place on Thursday, March 10, starting at 6 pm Eastern time. As always, the sale is curated by Clifford Wallach, an expert in tramp art, folk art and Americana. Other notable items in the 481-lot sale include a cast iron star-shaped windmill weight, schoolgirl samplers, stoneware jugs and whirligigs; Native American sterling silver turquoise jewelry, a circa-1840 grain-painted Pennsylvania blanket chest, and trade signs, including a circa-1930s example touting “Foot Long Hot Dogs” Additional highlights include a tramp art box by Gus Wynn, a large painted bride’s box or marriage box with a 1931 date, an 1840 tureen in the Columbia Star pattern, a trumpet vase by Carl Sorenson, a circa-1960s hanging bar light advertising Schlitz beer, Victorian majolica compotes, and an iron duck target from a shooting gallery. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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New Hampshire Antiques Dealers Assn. offers Americana selection, Jan. 6

1805 needlework sampler by 10-year-old Eliza Green of Stoneham, Massachusetts, est. $5,000-$6,000

1805 needlework sampler by 10-year-old Eliza Green of Stoneham, Massachusetts, est. $5,000-$6,000

NEW YORK – On Thursday, January 6, starting at 6 pm Eastern time, Jasper52 will hold a sale dubbed New Hampshire Antiques Dealers: Americana. It will feature more than 5oo lots exclusively from members of the venerable organization. Among the treasures included in the lineup are an early 18th-century Hudson Valley William & Mary gate leg dining table; a yellow pine mid-18th-century coastal Virginia corner cupboard; a circa-1880 boat store sign from Maine; a centennial miniature portrait of Abraham Lincoln on stone; a 1940s cast iron boot jack in the form of a lobster; a mid-18th-century Connecticut barrel back architectural corner cupboard; a circa-1790 Lancaster County tall chest of drawers; a mid-20th-century bar sign from Ellicot City, Maryland, listing the nationalities of the beers on offer; a matching pair of penguin sculptures carved from soapstone; a circa-1720 steep-sided Bristol delft punch bowl; an 1805 needlework sampler from Massachusetts; and a large circa-1930 pearlware plate featuring an image of Napoleon Bonaparte. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Circa-1850s red, green and white coxcomb cotton quilt, est. $1,500-$1,800

NHADA Americana selection showcased in Nov. 11 auction

Circa-1850s red, green and white coxcomb cotton quilt, est. $1,500-$1,800

Circa-1850s red, green and white coxcomb cotton quilt, est. $1,500-$1,800

NEW YORK – On Thursday, November 11, starting at 6 pm Eastern time, Jasper52 will conduct an auction titled New Hampshire Antiques Dealers: Americana. Choices include an early 18th-century Huguenot brass wine cooler; a circa-1850s red and green coxcomb quilt; a circa-1770 mahogany Rhode Island side chair with open work splat and stop fluted legs; a late 17th-century London delft octagonal plate depicting William and Mary; a pair of horse head cast iron finials; and an 1828 needlework sampler from Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The 292 lots in the sale are, as always, curated by Clifford Wallach, an expert on tramp art, folk art, and Americana. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Jasper52 showcases choice Americana, advertising Sept. 9

Horse race gaming wheel with alternating black and white horses, 1950s. Estimate $750-$850

NEW YORK – On Thursday, September 9, starting at 6 pm Eastern time, Jasper52 will host a 375-lot Americana auction for the New Hampshire Antiques Dealers Association. As always, the sale is curated by Clifford Wallach, a noted expert in the realms of tramp art, folk art, and Americana. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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NHADA dealers offer choice Americana in Jasper52 auction

Hand-pieced sampler quilt top commemorating the 1876 Centennial, estimated at $1,200-$1,500

Hand-pieced sampler quilt top commemorating the 1876 Centennial, estimated at $1,200-$1,500

NEW YORK – Few can match the quality and the reputation of the members of the New Hampshire Antiques Dealers Association (NHADA). Once again, Jasper52 will devote a sale to wares from these dealers. The 299-lot auction kicks off at 6 pm Eastern time on July 22. As always, it is curated by Clifford Wallach, an expert in tramp art, folk art, and Americana. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Liverpool creamware American ship jug, estimated at $3,500-$4,000

Intriguing creamware American ship jug to set sail on June 17

Liverpool creamware American ship jug, estimated at $3,500-$4,000

Liverpool creamware American ship jug, estimated at $3,500-$4,000

NEW YORK – You can rely on the New Hampshire Antiques Dealers Association. The 200-strong membership represents hundreds of years of experience with handling antiques, particularly Americana, and you know they obtain access to the best material. On June 17, starting at 6 pm Eastern time, Jasper52 will host New Hampshire Antiques Dealers: Americana, a 335-lot sale of choice material that reflects and evokes American rural life from generations past. Once again, Clifford Wallach, an expert in tramp art, folk art, and Americana has curated the tantalizing sale. Here are three highlights that demand your attention. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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New Hampshire Antiques Show will take place in person in 2021

Dealer’s room setting at a past NHADA-sponsored edition of the New Hampshire Antiques Show. Photo copyright Catherine Saunders-Watson

MANCHESTER, N.H. – The New Hampshire Antiques Dealers Association (NHADA) has announced that the 64th annual edition of the New Hampshire Antiques Show will take place in person this summer. The event will be held August 12-14 at the DoubleTree Hilton in Manchester, New Hampshire. A total of 65 vetted dealers, all members of the NHADA, are expected to appear at the 2021 New Hampshire Antiques Show.
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