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GCADA auction May 23 features star-spangled Americana

Successful antique dealers have a knack for scouring the American landscape for interesting if not unique items that appeal to collectors. An attractive selection of Americana and folk art has been hand-picked by members of the Genesee Country Antique Dealers Association to be sold in an online auction through Jasper52 on Thursday, May 23. The 127-lot auction has a patriotic theme, from a folk art Great Seal of the United States to a bicycle flag holder with original 48-star U.S. flags.

Set of bicycle flags and mount, about 11in. tall, circa 1940s-1950s, 48-star flags. Estimate: $110-$150. Jasper52 image

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NHADA picks symbols of America for online auction April 30

An Americana and folk art auction orchestrated by the prestigious New Hampshire Antique Dealers Association features many iconic and colorful items that symbolize the nation. This online auction will be conducted by Jasper52 on Tuesday, April 30, beginning at 7 p.m. Eastern time.

Pair of American shields, zinc, 1880, 23in. x 16 in. x 1½in., about 20 lbs. each. Estimate: $2,800-$3,200. Jasper52 image

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NHADA presents Americana, folk art auction March 28

More than 300 lots of outstanding Americana, vintage objects made and used in America, are offered in a Jasper52 online auction on Thursday, March 28. This exciting auction will feature items exclusively from the prestigious New Hampshire Antique Dealers Association. Rounding out the catalog are many lots of folk art, artistic works created by untrained artists in cultural isolation.

Carved wood heart in hand finial, 1930, 12in. high x 5in. wide, Maine origin, Estimate: $3,000-$3,200. Jasper52 image

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Washington portrait first of many highlights in NHADA auction Feb. 28

Nearly 200 authentic Swiss-made luxury watches are being offered in a Jasper52 online auction that will take place Wednesday, July 11. More than half of the auction catalog is devoted to Rolex watches, from vintage to contemporary models that are like new and in their original boxes.

Portrait of George Washington by an unknown artist, oil on board, circa 1840, 13¾ x 12in. Estimate: $4,500-$5,500. Jasper52 image

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NHADA sponsors Americana, folk art auction Jan. 24 through Jasper52

The New Hampshire Antiques Dealers Association (NHADA), one of the largest organizations of its kind, consists of nearly 300 knowledgeable members dedicated to integrity and fairness in all business dealings. The NHADA has teamed up with Jasper52 to present a January 24 auction featuring items consigned solely by members of the prestigious trade organization. Jasper52 helps select auction houses, dealers, galleries and now associations to conduct themed auctions whose goods are vetted by auctioneers and appraisers.

Dentzel carved goat carousel figure in original paint, 1910, Philadelphia. Estimate: $30,000-$35,000. NHADA and Jasper52 image

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Americana auction highlights handicrafts and arts Jan. 8

American culture and crafts of the 19th and 20th centuries are featured in a Jasper52 online auction scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 8. Handmade needlework, woodcarving and metalwork, as well as outsider art, are included in this eclectic collection of Americana.

American needlework sampler by Roxana Holmes, 1830. Estimate: $1,200-$1,500. Jasper52 image

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Old West comes alive in Jasper52 auction Aug. 1

Relics of the Old West conjure up the dreams and visions of America in the second half of the 19th century. A Jasper52 auction on Wednesday, Aug. 1, is loaded with artifacts once used by ranchers, miners, lawmen, outlaws and Native Americans of that period.

Wild West show miniature jail stagecoach, 46in tall x 57in long x 31in wide, circa 1890s. Estimate: $2,000-$5,000. Jasper52 image

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Presidential antiques frontrunners in Americana auction July 10

Two campaign flags from the 1900 presidential election, one picturing William Jennings Bryan and running mate Adlai Stevenson, the other promoting William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt, are among the top lots in an Americana and folk art auction to be conducted on Tuesday, July 10, by Jasper52.

William Jennings Bryan and Adlai Stevenson 1900 portrait campaign flag, 6¼ x 13 in. Estimate: $1,800-$2,000. Jasper52 image

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Americana quilt sale June 12 a kaleidoscope of colors, designs

A dazzling and dizzying display of pinwheels, stars and geometric shapes highlights a collection of more than 40 Americana and folk art quilts that will be offered in a Jasper52 online auction on Tuesday, June 12.

Star of Bethlehem quilt, circa 1880, Baltimore, excellent condition, 90 x 94 in. Estimate: $15,000-$16,000. Jasper52 image

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Jasper52 pitches ‘Mad Men’-style painting Jan. 9

An original oil on board painting depicting workplace scenes from a 1950s ad agency is one of the unique items in a Jasper52 online auction taking place Tuesday, Jan. 9, at 7 p.m. Eastern time. The painting, which is reminiscent of a storyboard that pitches an idea to potential clients, was done as a gift to a retiring executive. It is expected to sell for up to $1,000.

‘Mad Men’ oil on board of advertising agency by Kelley, 1957, painting is 24 in. x 30 in., frame is 29 in. x 35 in. Estimate: $900-$1,000. Jasper52 image

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