Comollo Antiques, Fine Art & Wine

Manchester Vermont

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We have a 7 day unconditional, no ifs, ands or buts, satisfaction guaranteed policy. If after receiving a piece it doesn't work, send it back for a complete refund, just let us know within 7 days . We also have an unconditional exchange policy, regardless of how long you've had an item, we will apply 100% of the purchase price of any piece towards an upgrade or exchange, or if you like we'll take it back and give you a 100% store credit. I don't think we could make it any easier!

Folk Art


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$3500. An outstanding scrimshaw swift in whalebone and baleen. A large example with 16 arms, a cup finial on top, and below with a stepped clamp, appears to retain its original silk ribbons. Has one damaged tip and cord has deteriorated on top collar, which should be replaced- #6-1238-3250

A good 19th C. maple and birds eye maple chipped carved document box in original surface 12" X 8" X 6" - #6-9037-1325

  SOLD - Carved Eagle. Ca 1900. This picture was taken at night through the front window of our shop so there's some reflections

$2500 - A stunner of a Vermont paint decorated chest of drawers. Ca. 1825. #6-8157- 950

SOLD - $2500 - A Grenfell hooked rug with polar bears and icebergs, 27 X 39" - #0-6107-2450

SOLD - A rare signed and dated Vermont sampler. "Amanda Bridge, Age 10, Woodstock Vermont"

$750 - A cute little 19th C. oil on canvas of strawberries 6.5" X 9.5" sight 12' X 15.25" overall. #6-8157- 450

 SOLD -An antique 19th C. calligraphy "Ornamental" in a period gold frame- #2-4016-450

 A 3" carved ivory puzzle ball

  Ca. 1840, eighteen drawer painted apothecary cabinet/chest. Drawers with cut nail construction and chamfered bottoms. It retains original overall ochre grain painted decoration. Circa 1830-#6-3146-4250

SOLD -Pair of folky birds, 6 feet tall with stands


Rare RED painted 19th century Sheraton pine & poplar swing leg game table. Ca. 1840 with painted faux graining and original black over cream smoke decoration. Untouched, original surface. 36" wide, 18" deep and 29 1/2" high opens to 36" square. There are many paint decorated chests & stands out there but very very few tables.

  An unmarked antique three gallon stoneware crock with cobalt blue decoration #6-12293-850

SOLD - A 19th C Whale Bone cane 38 1/2 " long 1 1/2" across. In excellent condition #3-7274-35

SOLD - Sailor's shell work valentines wreath, each shell is hand wired to form intricate flowers. Housed in it's original walnut with gilt oval frame. This is really an amazing piece of folk art fancy work. OVER THE TOP!!!!  

  SOLD - Contemporary Primitive painting in a 19th C. gold frame

  SOLD - 19th C. tole tray. 26.25" X 19" #6-5315-650
    SOLD - 19th C. American, Carved mahogany mirror with a nice folky eglomaise tablet

SOLD - This carved cane has some sort of water bird and a bearded guy with pointed ears and a snake swallowing the whole thing..... pretty great!!! One glass eye of the snake is missing, otherwise excellent. 36" long


  SOLD - 19th Century Carved Ivory Scrimshaw Cane - #3-7274-552

  SOLD - Decorative gold finial 18.5" H #6-7065-925

  SOLD - Two-piece cased butter print. Nicely detailed cow #6-10303-11206

  Minature buttocks basket with braided handle 7 1/4" length-#10-12025-925

  SOLD - 19th C. primitive still life of strawberries

    SOLD - Carved Goose decoy. 24" L X 11" H X 12" W. #6-7065-2725

  SOLD - Decorated Native American bone

    SOLD - Early 20th century carved wooden working decoy of a black duck with original paint-weighted base, removable head, glass eyes #6-8175- 325

    SOLD - Round tin tole ware Snuff box paint decorated w/ "Love and Liberty" #6-7094-450



  SOLD - Family Tree "The Bancrofts" of Londonderry. Last entry was 1865
W/ Neo-classical motif  calligraphy and a fabulous Eagle!
Pen and ink on paper  

  SOLD - An antique reverse painted on glass game board

    SOLD - 19th C. Child's Decorated Connestoga wagon. 44" With painted landscapes on sides

    SOLD - - An unusual scrimshaw whalebone coffin-form box. Containing an articulated whalebone skeleton. -#6-3146-850

SOLD $6500 - A Vermont basswood paint decorated chest. This one belongs in the Shelburne Museum

    SOLD - A Springerle rolling pin having rows of animals, buildings, flowers, birds etc. #6-10303-240

comollo antiques & fine wine - 4686 Main Street / PO Box 32 - Route 7A - Manchester Center - Vermont - 05255