Classified Ads

The rates for classified ads are $1.00 per word. For 25 words or fewer, the cost is $25.00 minimum charge. Photographs or illustrations are $10.00 extra. (They may be furnished in any size, but will not exceed 1½" in publication.) Count all words, numbers, and standard abbreviations (etc., St., Ave., state abbreviations, ppd., Dept., ZIP, and so on) of text and address. Payment in advance, please, for classifieds. Tear sheets of classifieds are not sent. MAINE ANTIQUE DIGEST, P.O. Box 1429, Waldoboro, ME 04572. <ads@maineantiquedigest.com>

SERVICES

FINE ART SERVICES. Conservation and restoration of paintings and painted objects. Free consultation, exceptional service. Elizabeth Caton Pardoe, BFA, member AIC. Warren, ME. (207) 273-1375, <ecpardoe@yahoo.com>.

MICA SHEET SUPPLY AND LAMPSHADES, Repairs, Mica Sheet, and Art Lampshades. For free sample, send e-mail <merrittes@sbcglobal.net> or write T.E. Merritte, PO Box 101, Grover Beach, CA 93483. (626) 564-9100.

FOR SALE

RARE NEWSPAPERS – The New Collectible! Authentic originals, all historic events, 1600s-20th Century. Revolutionary War, Civil War, Old West, Harper’s Weekly, (www.RareNewspapers.com) (570) 326-1045 (guy@rarenewspapers.com).

ANTIQUE SHOP CONTENTS FOR SALE. Entire lot only! Serious inquiries only. $125,000 cash firm. Estimated value $500,000 plus. Over 50 years of dealing. Mostly smalls: china, glass, toys, lamps, trade sports cards, cast iron, comics, collectibles with some interesting additions. View by appointment only. Location eastern Massachusetts. Call (781) 834-0556 and ask for Bob.

WANTED

BANKS, BELL TOYS, and tin toys, mechanical and still, cast iron and tin. Collector and broker. Dr. “Z,” (248) 561-2314 EST, 1350 Kirts #160, Troy, MI 48084-4800.

AUTOGRAPHS, banners, political pins, leathers, baseball cards, silks, pennants, baseball pins, sports memorabilia wanted. Highest prices paid. Stan Block, 128 Cynthia Road, Newton, MA 02159.

WANTED TO BUY: Woodworking tools: axes, hatchets, chisels, gouges, spokeshaves, drawknives, hand planes, calipers, clamps, etc. Used tools, all trades: Stanley, Starrett, Bailey, machinist, mechanic, blacksmith, farrier, pattern maker, etc. Tool chests. Collections and estate lots. Liberty Tool & Hulls Cove Tool Barn now open daily (888) 405-2007 Hulls Cove, ME. Also (207) 288-5126; (www.davistownmuseum.org).

ANTIQUE SCRIMSHAW from the 19th century, including teeth, crimpers, boxes, tools, swifts, clock towers, etc. Please, please antique pieces only. Contact John Rinaldi, Box 765, Kennebunkport, ME 04046. (207) 967-3218, Fax (207) 967-2918, <john@jfrinaldi.com>,
(www.johnrinaldi­nautical.com).

POLITICAL CAMPAIGN ITEMS. Collector will buy buttons, ribbons, posters, canes, hats, china/glass, candidate flags/bandannas, etc. Also suffrage (votes for women) advertising, prohibition items. Call Bob, (800) 575-8150..

19th C. WHALEMAN SCRIMSHAW Whale teeth, pie crimpers, boxes, swifts, harpoons, tools, etc. Contact: Rafael Osona, PO Box 2607, Nantucket, MA. 02584, (508) 228-3942. <info@rafaelosonaauctions.com>, (www.rafaelosonaauction.com), Lic. 366.

NANTUCKET ART, BASKETS AND ARTIFACTS Anne Congdon, Frank Swift Chase, Wendall Macy, George Inness, Eastman Johnson, Hayley Lever, John Austin, Ralph Cahoon, James Walter Folger, Andrew Shunney. For comprehensive list, visit (www.rafaelosonaauction.com). Contact: Rafael Osona, (508) 228-3942 <info@rafaelosonaauctions.com>, Lic. 366.

MOVIE POSTERS WANTED. Lobby cards, 1-sheets, window cards, glass slides. Highest prices paid. Dwight Cleveland, PO Box 10922, Chicago, IL 60610-0922. (773) 525-9152. Fax (773) 525-2969. E-mail: <posterboss@aol.com>.

WORLD’S FAIR AND INTERNATIONAL EXPOSITION SOUVENIRS from all fairs 1851 thru 1964. Send pictures and descriptions to <sell@worldsfairauction.com> or call Andy (904) 825-1723.


Originally published in the June 2019 issue of Maine Antique Digest. © 2019 Maine Antique Digest