A Late 19th Century French Painted Dog with a dear expression| From a unique collection of antique and modern animal sculptures at http://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/more-furniture-collectibles/animal-sculptures/
LARGE HAT BOX WITH SQUIRREL MOTIF AND BLUE GROUND. Height 13 inches, length 19 ½ inches. Provenance: Northeast Auctions, July 31, 2009, lot 468 Literature: Lilian Baker Carlisle, "Hat Boxes and Bandboxes at Shelburne Museum, p. 33 Est. $700-$1,000
GB - 1813 (Feb 15) Valentine lettersheet showing 'The Endless Knot of Love', handpainted, with metal sequins sown in, embossed border containing the makers name "Dobbs". Posted within the London Local Post, to "Mrs Bruce, No. 50 Great Hermitage Street". Tear at right and a few small faults at the folds, a very attractive early valentine. Photo on Page 56. £300-350 Dealer Argyll Etkin Auction Minimum Bid: 255.00 GBP
Papier-mache Milliner's Model with a Silk Hat, probably France, early 19th century bust-length model with painted facial features, hair, and dress bodice, applied kidskin cap with padded back, wearing a green and white woven windowpane pattern silk hat with wire framework, lined with pink silk and tied with pink silk ribbons, Skinner.
Item No: frk01258 Title: Love Letter (Liebesbrief) for Katharina Martin Category: Love Letter (Liebesbrief) Creators: Decorator: Anonymous Scrivener: Anonymous Creation Place: Town/Township: Upper Otterbach County: Rhineland-Palatinate State/Province: Germany Note: Based on inscription on document Creation Date: 2/23/1809