Oct. 23: Current Prices

Terry and Kim Kovel
Cowles Syndicate

Current prices are recorded from antiques shows, flea markets, sales and auctions throughout the U.S. Prices vary in different locations because of local economic conditions.

Halloween candy container, jack-o'-lantern, papier-mache, paper inserts behind eyes and grinning mouth, wire handle, 7 inche, $65.

Boot scraper, black cat, walking, elongated tail, cast iron, black paint, early 20th century, 16 inches, $185.

Lamp, electric, mushroom, white enameled steel, cylindrical stem, domed shade, Laurel, 29 1/2 x 8 inches, $275.

Steuben cocktail shaker, clear glass, rounded cylinder form, wide mouth with two pour spouts, round stopper with overhanging top, marked, 10 inches, $370.

Map, globe, terrestrial, J.L. & Cie, Paris, hand tinted map, papier-mache, metal stand, late 1800s, 9 x 4 inches, $550.

Furniture, sewing stand, painted, Adam style, shaped top with oval cartouche, village fishing scene, rose vine border, allover flowers, ribbons & insects, drawer, slender tapered legs, initials BSK on back, 30 x 20 x 15 inches, $725.

Bank, building, palace, cast iron, japanned finish, original tower, Ives, 7 3/4 x 8 x 5 inches, $985.

Box, work, wood, dark stain, dovetailed, hinged lid, inlaid bone compass star, drawer, bone pull and heart-shaped escutcheon, recessed handles, whaleman made, c. 1870, 6 x 14 x 7 inches, $1,125.

Cane, walking stick, Turk's knot handle, whale ivory, crosshatched and twist carved whalebone shaft, brass ferrule, c. 1850, 32 1/2 inches, $2,765.

Jewelry, necklace, pearls, single strand, white Akoya, single Tahitian flanked by diamond spacers, 18K white gold and seed pearl clasp, marked, Mikimoto, suede envelope, 17 inches, $3,075.