cxgirl's Recent Activity

  1. cxgirl liked James Conrad's post in the thread antique/Vintage Brown Furniture.

    But, OTOH, as a collector, I am not complaining! My problem is, the furniture i want does not seem to fall into this depression...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:10 AM
  2. cxgirl liked Jeff Drum's post in the thread antique/Vintage Brown Furniture.

    Sure, but $10 for a solid mahogany desk made circa 1800? And that was just one example - chairs, tables, chests, sofas, you name it have...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:08 AM
  3. cxgirl liked James Conrad's post in the thread antique/Vintage Brown Furniture.

    Well, to be fair, slant lid desks have kinda lost function over the years so their prices have gone way down everywhere.

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:08 AM
  4. cxgirl liked Jeff Drum's post in the thread antique/Vintage Brown Furniture.

    No it is pathetic here. I think part of the problem is that there is a pretty good supply of 19th and 18th century furniture here, both...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:08 AM
  5. cxgirl liked Jeff Drum's post in the thread antique/Vintage Brown Furniture.

    You know I love a lot of the MCM American blonde furniture, and I can't explain it, but it seems that for MCM here, dark Danish teak...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:06 AM
  6. cxgirl liked verybrad's post in the thread antique/Vintage Brown Furniture.

    Not sure why it looks that way but not missing a knob. The knobs are all replacements that someone put on when this was refinished. I...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:06 AM
  7. cxgirl liked Jeff Drum's post in the thread antique/Vintage Brown Furniture.

    I hate to say it, but I think it is getting worse and not better for brown furniture in the Boston area. I haven't seen any market...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:06 AM
  8. cxgirl liked Ghopper1924's post in the thread antique/Vintage Brown Furniture.

    Just in case we're starting to feel optimistic, at a high-end auction in the Kansas City area on Saturday a Mitchell & Rammelsberg...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:05 AM
  9. cxgirl liked komokwa's post in the thread Is this a Japanese neck rest ?.

    Asante Stool, Ghana , Stools indicate status, power and succession of chiefs and kings. Carved from single blocks, Asante (or Ashanti)...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:05 AM
  10. cxgirl liked komokwa's post in the thread Is this a Japanese neck rest ?.

    lovely......it's a seat.....maybe too small for your butt.....not everyone's a big stud muffin like you !!!:happy::happy: Should be...

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:03 AM
  11. cxgirl liked daveydempsey's post in the thread Is this a Japanese neck rest ?.

    Pulled this from the latest clearance today, too small for a stool, all I can think is its a neck rest. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    20190319_140956.jpg 20190319_141005.jpg 20190319_141033.jpg Mar 20, 2019 at 2:03 AM
  12. cxgirl replied to the thread Toy Bear (c. 1920) Provenance.

    that is one cute bear:) the stuffing sounds like excelsior could the eyes be leather shoe buttons?

    Mar 20, 2019 at 2:00 AM
  13. cxgirl liked DBinSV's post in the thread Toy Bear (c. 1920) Provenance.

    Many thanks to everyone for their interest and excellent questions/information. I have taken additional photos as requested and am...

    Back_Left_Ear_Close-up.jpg Face_Close-up.jpg Front_Left_Ear_Close-up.jpg Front_Left_Paw_Tear.jpg Full_Back.jpg Hump_Close-up.jpg Paws_Close-up.jpg Snout_Close-up.jpg Upper_Half_Close-up.jpg Mar 20, 2019 at 1:58 AM
  14. cxgirl liked DBinSV's post in the thread Toy Bear (c. 1920) Provenance.

    This toy "Teddy" bear ("stuffed animal") was found among my grandmother's possessions after she passed away. It apparently belonged to...

    Bear_1.jpg Bear_2.jpg Bear_3.jpg Mar 20, 2019 at 1:49 AM