May 12: Current Prices
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.
Royal Doulton porcelain teapot, eight panels, rosewood pink flowers, dark blue ground, black and white chevron stripes in between, green handle & spout, eight-sided lid, Royal Doulton backstamp, c. 1920, 5 x 8 3/4 inches, $45.
Cane, handle with carved frog and lizard, varnished wood, spiral accents, glass eyes, D.P. Dahlquist, 35 inches, $190.
Toy, pedal car, Fire Chief, pressed steel, red, white stripe and trim, Garton, 33 inches, $350.
Waterford cut glass snifters, set of 12, Colleen pattern, bulbous bowls, pedestal base with short stem, each marked Waterford, 5 1/4 x 3 inches, $415.
Poster, travel, Europe, Qantas, Australia's Airline, stylized image of St. Bernard dog, on hind legs, barrel around neck, green ground, 20 x 14 1/2 inches, $540.
Advertising, cigar tin, Pent's Sobo, 5 Cents, multicolor graphics on white ground, cylindrical, set diagonally on a triangular stand, hinged glass lid, 8 inches, $625.
Furniture, card table, George III style, rectangular top opens to gilt tooled leather playing surface, drawer, square tapering cuffed legs, accordion action, metal tag with "Maitland Smith," 30 1/2 x 36 x 18 inches, $700.
Tea caddy, Georgian, apple form, fruitwood, stained, shaped metal escutcheon, c. 1775, 4 3/4 inches, $810.
Spatterware, plate, rainbow spatter, three colors, diagonal stripes all over, red, blue, green, England, 1800s, 8 3/8 inches, $1,045.
Daum vase, cameo glass, enameled landscape scene, green trees, field of multicolor flowers, frosted powder blue shaded to white ground, cylindrical, Cross of Lorraine mark, 1900-1914, 4 1/2 inches, $1,345.