Jeff Bridgman Antique Flags
 

MID-19TH CENTURY BARBER POLE WITH INTERESTING FORM AND EXCELLENT PAINT SURFACE, CA 1840-1860



CARVED AMERICAN EAGLE, CA 1810-1830, WITH EXCEPTIONAL FORM, CRAFTSMANSHIP AND SCALE



PLAQUE WITH A PORTRAIT BUST OF GEORGE WASHINGTON, NEW YORK TERRACOTTA CO., 1887, MADE IN ANTICIPATION OF THE CENTENNIAL ANNIVERSARY OF HIS 1889 INAUGURATION



AMERICAN FEDERAL PERIOD CAST IRON EAGLE WITH OUTSTANDING FORM AND SURFACE, PHILADELPHIA, CA 1813



PRESSED BRASS EAGLE, AN EARLY PARADE FLAG HOLDER & BUNTING TIE-BACK, AN ESPECIALLY ATTRACTIVE EXAMPLE, ca 1870-1890's:



EXPERTLY CARVED AMERICAN OVER-DOOR EAGLE WITH BEAUTIFUL STYLE, LARGE SCALE & GREAT SURFACE, WALNUT, 1830-1860, PROBABLY OF PENNSYLVANIA ORIGIN



LARGE AND IMPRESSIVE MOLDED COPPER EAGLE, AN EARLY PARADE TORCH & MILITARY HALL DECORATION, MADE IN NEW YORK, SIGNED "H. FACHS", PATENTED 1891



CLOCKWORK ACTION TOY, BOYS ON A SEESAW, WITH A PERIOD, HANDWRITTEN NOTE, ca 1870-80



HORSE HEAD TRADE SIGN, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY



RARE CAST IRON BUILDING FENDERS/ CARRIAGE GUIDES IN THE FORM OF HORSE HOOVES, ATTRIBUTED TO WILLIAM ADAMS, PHILADELPHIA, CA 1870-90



WHIMSICAL PAIR OF FISH-SHAPED HATS, PROBABLY FOR THEATRICAL USE OR PARADES, CA 1920-40



A TREMENDOUS CHILD'S WHEELBARROW FROM MAINE, CA 1840-1870:



MERGANSER HEN DECOY, 1890-1920:



ODD FELLOWS SNAKE STAFF WITH APPLE FINIAL, CA 1870-80



19TH CENTURY CEREMONIAL FRATERNAL AXE, PROBABLY IMPROVED ORDER OF THE REDMEN (IOOF), CA 1870-1880



RARE PAIR OF FIREMAN'S AXE PARADE TORCHES, 1860-1880