Early 1900's Very Tall 49 1 2" Antique German GOOSE Feather Tree | 49 1/2" . Orig stenciled base 4 3/4" square, 8 rows of branches with a top spike branch. With 40 branches & 27 side shoot branches w 52 orig red berries attached - 16 missing berries. The base is faintly marked "Made in Germany" and something above this starting with a "K". The trunk is wrapped in orig brown paper. Minor feather unraveling at the top and 2 or 3 branches, Sold for $760.00 shipping was $15.00
Folk Art hooked rug - New England, c. 1880 Wool fabrics 40 1/2 x 36 inches The folk artist of this beautiful and colorful hooked rug places two facing horses in the center, bordered by four large stars and a horseshoe in each corner. The artist may be expressing that if the stars align and good luck prevails that these two horses will be successful at whatever they want to accomplish. The wonderful striated background and block border add to the dynamics of this rug.