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Online auction Dec. 17 presents melting pot of Americana

Like America itself, Americana is a melting pot of objects that not only originated in the United States, but also found thier way here from other lands. Many of the antiques offered in a Jasper52 Americana and Folk Art Auction on Thursday, Dec. 17, have such varied disparate pedigrees.

Grenfell Mission, Canada, hooked mat, 18½ x 14¼in, 1930s. Estimate: $600-$900. Jasper52 image

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Patriotic theme runs through Americana auction Nov. 26

Patriotic symbols have been a familiar sight since the founding of the United States in 1776. No symbol of the country is more recognizable than the American bald eagle, which is depicted in seven lots of a Jasper52 online auction devoted to Americana and folk art. The 667-lot auction will take place on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26.

Sunderland luster pitcher, made in England for American export, eagle motif, 6in high, circa 1840. Estimate: $250-$750. Jasper52 image

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Antique Associates at W. Townsend readies Nov. 13 sale

Antique Associates at West Townsend Inc., one of America’s foremost brokers of high-quality antiques, art and antique arms, has gathered a 210-lot online auction that will be conducted by Jasper52 on Friday, Nov. 13. AAAWT’s second such auction features high-quality Americana, furniture, antique arms and Civil War items with reserves at a fraction of retail.

National Fire Insurance Co. eglomise trade sign, circa 1876-1900, 35 x 27in. Estimate: $650-$1,650. Jasper52 image

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NHADA picks bold Americana for Nov. 12 online sale

On Thursday, Nov. 12, Jasper52 will present an exciting auction of Americana that features items exclusively from the prestigious New Hampshire Antique Dealers Association. Everything that could be found in a country store a century ago – from weathervanes to the fabric used to stitch a quilt – can be found in the sale’s nearly 400 lots.

Chippewa Indian Salt cardboard sign, circa 1930, 60½in long. Estimate: $1,400-$1,500. Jasper52 image

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Early valentine prized keepsake in Americana sale Oct. 29

A scarce valentine from the turn of the 20th century, framed to protect its watercolor illustration, hand-written sentiments and cut-paper art, is one of more than 400 lots of Americana and folk art featured in an online auction that will be conducted Thursday, Oct. 29.

Handmade Star Medallion quilt, 1880s, 86 x 88in, excellent condition. Estimate: $1,000-$2,000. Jasper52 image

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NHADA Americana & Folk Art auction slated for Oct. 15

The New Hampshire Antique Dealers Association will conduct an online auction of Americana and folk art consigned by members of the prestigious organization on Thursday, October 15 through Jasper52. In total, 368 lots will be offered, including early textiles (quilts, samplers, table covers), gameboards, ceramics, rugs, advertising signs, tramp art, baskets, primitives and much more.

Mercedes and James Hutchinson hooked motto rug, circa 1940s, wool and cotton, estimate $1,500-$2,000

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NHADA presents online auction of Americana on Sept. 17

Members of the prestigious New Hampshire Antique Dealers Association have put together an exciting online auction of Americana that will be hosted by Jasper52 on Thursday, Sept. 17. Primitives, pottery, textiles, folk art and American Indian art are a few of the categories covered in the sale.

John Henry Hill, oil on canvas of two young hunters, dated 1860, 16¼in x 20¼in. Estimate: $8,000-$10,000. Jasper52 image

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Jasper52 auction salutes Americana, folk art June 4

More than 500 lots of Americana and folk art will be offered in a Jasper52 online auction on Thursday, June 4. Handcrafted tramp art boxes, collectible vintage signage and detailed wooden frames are just a few of the whimsical treasures offered in this sale. This collection of 19th-20th century rural life will create a unique sense of welcome in any home.

Pig weathervane, copper, circa 1920-1940, 17in x 26in x 2in. Estimate: $1,300-$1,800. Jasper52 image

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Jasper52 to conduct NHADA Americana auction March 12

Jasper52 will host an auction of Americana and folk art from members of the
prestigious New Hampshire Antique Dealers Association on Thursday, March 12. Nearly 200 lots are offered including cast-iron doorstops and banks, Native American baskets, gameboards, weathervanes and tramp art.

Quill weathervane, circa 1880-1900, copper, 16¼in x 24 5/8in x 2 1/8in deep. Custom iron wall mount bracket included (est. $1,700-$2,400). Jasper52 image

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Thornton Dial watercolors noted in online auction Dec. 19

Three watercolor paintings by African American artist Thornton Dial are among the highlights of a 500-lot auction of Americana, folk art and outsider art that will be conducted by Jasper52 on Thursday, Dec. 19. Handcrafted tramp art boxes, vintage signage, baskets and quilts are just a few of the added attractions in this expansive sale.

Thornton Dial (1928-2016), ‘Lady Holds the Long Neck Bird,’ watercolor, charcoal and pencil on rag paper, 1991, 30 x 22 in. Estimate: $6,000-$7,000. Jasper52 image

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