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Cast-Iron Wafer Press with Great Seal of the United States
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, 18th century. A cast-iron wafer press, scissor form with the Great Seal of the United States, interior of the circular plates depicting a spread-winged, shield-breasted eagle with a banner reading E PLURIBUS UNUM below sixteen stars, wire latch and ball tip at handle ends; lg. 27 in.
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Alkaline Glaze Stoneware Churn
Lot # 266 - Alkaline Glaze Stoneware Churn
American, 19th century. Alkaline glaze stoneware churn with dasher ; ht. 17.5 in. > Item Details
Dome-top Chest with One Drawer
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Plain People Diamonds Quilt
Lot # 350 - Plain People Diamonds Quilt
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Tulip Appliqué Quilt
Lot # 441 - Tulip Appliqué Quilt
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Folk Art Horseshoe Wall Sculpture
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