Current prices for antiques
Current prices are recorded from antiques shows, flea markets, sales and auctions throughout the United States. Prices vary in different locations because of local economic conditions.
Sandwich press, rectangular, square side handles and front top handle, flat plates, footed, 1930s, $10.
Brass button, embossed, steam train, railroad, “Hollandsche Spoorweg-Maats Chappij,” c. 1890, 1 inch, $75.
Ballot box, wooden, turned handle, 2 compartments, lift lids, scroll metal latches, sloped front, 31/2 x 9 x 5 inches, $150.
Cranberry glass basket, enamel design, girl with flower, gilt wire twist upright handle, loop feet, 1800s, 6 x 4 inches, $235.
Gunpowder flask, hammered goldtone metal, oval body, scalloped handles, beading, ivory panels and red cabochons, 1800s, 9 x 6 inches, $395.
Photograph, United States Marine Corps, infantry men battle for Okinawa, black and white, 1945, 31/2 x 4 inches, $480.
Vanity, mahogany, brass ormolu mounts, shaped top, three drawers, scroll apron, cabriole legs, Victorian, 30 x 36 inches, $795.
Book, “The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle,” Beatrix Potter, 1st edition, hardcover, F. Warne, 26 color illustrations, c. 1905, 51/2 inches, $1,300.
Doll, Shirley Temple, composition, blonde mohair ringlets, leather cowgirl outfit, hat, smiling, dimples, 1930s, 27 inches, $2,495.
Engagement ring, pink sapphires and diamonds, cluster, platinum and 14k gold, faceted oval center stone, c. 1925, size 8, $4,800.