Vintage and collectible items for sale.
Advertising, Brand & Trademark Items (view all items)
Never able to throw the smallest piece of paper or advertisting gift away, this three generation family accumulated many rare advertising design collectibles. Some in the United States and some in other countries from around the world.
Coca-Cola Lighted Sign
Vintage Le Grand Hotel Paris Ashtray

Media & Music (view all items)
Musical instruments (large and small), sheet music for playing or framing, photography items, film items, anything for slides, filmstrips and sound. Records, audiotapes and movies. (Sorry, we ship only a few kinds of records. Most older LP's that are for playing (and not display) are available in Chicago only.)
Buster Brown & Captain Kangaroo

Metalware/Tools/House Accessories (view all items)
Everything from Art Metal (Manning Brown and Chase) to Lithographed Tin.
circa 1920 English Silver/Pewter(?) Ink Sander
Millers Falls Hand Drill 2500B c. 1948-1956
Bruno Matheson Art Metal

Ornaments and Holiday Collectibles (view all items)
Vintage holiday decorations, heavily favoring Christmas.
Uncle Mistletoe, Rare Cookie Jar
Sacony Oil Candle c. 1940's

Pottery and Porcelein (view all items)
We regret that we are avoiding the shipping of a lot of pottery at this time (because we need to go to great lengths to get it to you without chips or cracks) and plan on offering only a few pieces here. However, if there is a pottery item you would like to inquire about, plesae contact us.
Uncle Mistletoe, Rare Cookie Jar
Hedi Schoop Vintage Horse Planter

Rare & Out-of-Print Books (view all items)
Out of the 1000+ books from this three generation family, we are offering only the rarest and most interesting online. Subjects are far ranging, from: children's books, religious studies, philosophy, science, nature, fiction, architecture, history, other cultures, military history, a sizeable Abraham Lincoln collection (see also "Historical Paper). Many books are signed and many have excellent dust jackets. Some full sets offered.
Blackstone's Commentaries on the Law
1955 Forest Trees of Illinois from Dept of Cons
Brink's: The Romance of Moving Money

Sold (view all items)

Russell Wright "style" Bun Warmer
Chevalier de la Nuit by Ciro Perfume in Box
Avon Couterines Lipstick Doll
Nifty 50's Giraffe Print Apron
c. 1910 Beckwith Reed Pump Organ
Vintage Melodica from Hohner
Bungalow Blues Apron
Cleminson of California Pottery - Sprinkler
PIT by Parker Brothers
Vintage Bottle Brush Wreath
Spring Flower Vintage Apron
Vintage Mr Peanut Bank
Pre-Castro Cuban Maracas
Coca-Cola Serving Tray

Vanity & Perfume Collectibles (view all items)
Indulgences--perfume & cologne, compacts, accessories, dresser top items
1930's Richard Hudnut Vintage Compact
Art Deco Langlois Rouge Compact
Petit-Point Floral Compact
Vintage Goldtone Powder Compact
Vintage Carved Ivory & Baleen Bracelet
Japanese Damascene Compact c. 1920's
Carved Deco Bakelite Dress Clip

Vintage Clothing (view all items)
A small selection of vintage clothing will be made available soon...coats, hats, a large scarf collection, a large glove collection, some everyday items
Delicious peachy keen apron

Vintage Toys & Games (view all items)
The estate family left behind some toys and games...some of which are "Mint in the Box".
Nodder Band for Easter!
Mint in Box Smokey Bear Game