December 24: Current prices

Tim Kovel and Kim Kovel
Cowles Syndicate

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. 

Paper, magazine cover, New Year's Baby, baby angel sitting on globe, surrounded by early airplanes and zeppelins flying by, The Saturday Evening Post, Jan. 2, 1932, image by J.C. Leyendecker, 13 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches, $55.

Doll, Kathe Kruse, girl, plastic swivel head, painted features, human hair wig, stuffed cloth body, tab jointed arms, disc jointed legs, marked "U.S. Zone Germany" and "Kathe Kruse," 19 1/2 inches, $190. 

Rug, hooked, sailing ship, two masts with full sails, on choppy sea, blue sky, twisted rope border, ship's wheel corners, black ground, mounted on stretcher, American, mid-20th century, 33 x 31 inches, $285. 

Toy, three-wheeled carriage, open car, gentleman driver, valet in back holding umbrella, lithographed tin, windup, Lehmann Bros., Germany, c. 1935, 5 x 5 1/4 inches, $345. 

Advertising, coffee bin, Peaberry, Woolson's Spice Co's. Fine Roasted Coffee, Toledo, O., tin, old orange and red paint, black trim, rectangular, rounded front, sliding door, c. 1900, 22 x 20 x 13 inches, $435. 

Sewing caddy, mahogany, pincushion top on turned column, tier with thimble holder, base with spool racks and three dovetailed drawers, c. 1870, 16 x 7 inches, $595. 

Art glass bowl, Cypriot, cased, multicolor flowers all over, textured exterior, white inside, flared, folded in rim, Lotton, 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches, $1,250. 

Toy, rocking horse, wood, carved, painted features, upright leather ears, inserted seat back on top, curved rockers with a three-board platform, Benjamin Crandall, c. 1850, 22 x 41 inches, $1,875. 

Furniture, blanket chest, Chippendale, pine, painted, hinged lid, three drawers on bottom, ogee feet, painted initials "ML / FR" and date "1786," 29 x 48 x 22 inches, $2,760. 

Lamp, cameo glass, rose colored glass, red, yellow and amber overlay, carved rose decoration, signed "Muller Freres, Luneville," France, 20 inches, shade 8 x 7 inches, $3,250.