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A well designed home reflects the life of the individual dwelling within its walls, and antique curiosities are the best way to express interest and personality. At Fireside Antiques, our antique curiosities include furniture and accessories that add to your personal collection. This includes unique antique furniture designs, unique vintage furniture designs, antique brass accessories, antique art, antique pottery and ceramic, and much more.

Antique curiosities add to the personal details throughout an interior. We always encourage our clients to grow their personal collections of interesting pieces. Read more about displaying collections and curiousities on our blog, The Sidenote. Fireside Antiques is your top source of antique curiosities.

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  • English Burl Walnut Sheet Music Stand

    $2,100.00

    40.75"H x 22"W x 22"D

    Dimensions: 40 ¾” H x 22” W x 22” D

    An English sheet music stand made from burl walnut and copper. This sheet music stand is unique with its burl walnut table top and copper center which allows the top to swivel and be adjusted. The stand is raised on a carved and turned pedestal base with three cabriole legs on their original casters. Cleaned and polished with a French paste wax this antique is ready for your immediate use. Be sure to view the detailed images to see the current condition and the many ways this music stand can be used.

  • Set of 7 Books by German Poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

    $125.00

    6"H x 11"W x 4.75"D

    Dimensions: 6” H x 11” W x 4 ¾” D

    A collection of seven volumes of poetry by German playwright and poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. This set of Goethe’s Werkes is bound in pressed fabric with gold lettering. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 15 Books on the History of England

    $265.00

    6.25"H x 14"W x 4.75"D

    Dimensions: 6 ¼” H x 14” W x 4 ¾” D

    A fifteen volume collection of the Collection of British Authors. This set of books is bound in wrapped paper with gold lettering stating the author, title, and respective volume. Written in France from 1850, this set details the history of England. Marbled end pages give this set antique charm. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 6 Dutch Biology Books

    $85.00

    7.50"H x 6"W x 4.50"D

    Dimensions: 7 ½” H x 6” W x 4 ½” D

    A six volume collection of Wat Leeft en Groeit by A. J. Pijpers. This set of books is bound in wrapped fabric and details the biology of worms, wasps, and mammals. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 5 Dutch History Books

    $115.00

    8.50"H x 9.75"W x 5.50"D

    Dimensions: 8 ½” H x 9 ¾” W x 5 ½” D

    A collection of five volumes on Dutch history by Dr. K. R. Hagenbach. This set of books is leather bound with the title, author, and respective volume number stamped in gold lettering. The Dutch title “Het Wezen en de Geschiedenis der Hervorming” translates to “The Essence and History of Reform”. The collection mainly discusses the history of Switzerland and Germany in relation to general history. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 10 Books by French Priest J. P. Migne

    $225.00

    10.75"H x 16.25"W x 7.25"D

    Dimensions: 10 ¾” H x 16 ¼” W x 7 ¼” D

    A collection of ten volumes by French priest J. P. Migne, written in Latin. This set of books is bound in leather with gold lettering stating the author, title, and respective volume. Written from 1845-1862, Patrologia Latina is a complete library and history of the ecclesiastical and sacred authors. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 8 German Novels by Leo N. Tolstoy

    $125.00

    6.75"H x 6.75"W x 4.25"D

    Dimensions: 6 ¾” H x 6 ¾” W x 4 ¼” D

    A collection of eight volumes of novels by Russian writer Leo N. Tolstoy. This vintage set of books is bound in marbled pressed fabric Written from 1961-1980, the collection includes the complete works and narratives of the author. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 20 Books by J. Van Lennep and J. J. Cremer

    $345.00

    7"H x 15.50"W x 4.75"D

    Dimensions: 7” H x 15 ½” W x 4 ¾” D

    A collection of twenty volumes of works by Dutch novelists J. Van Lennep and J. J. Cremer. This set of books is bound in pressed fabric with gold lettering. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 7 Dutch Universal History Books

    $150.00

    10.38"H x 17.50"W x 7.25"D

    Dimensions: 10 ⅜” H x 17 ½” W x 7 ¼ ” D

    A collection of seven volumes of a Dutch history book set written by Golo Mann and Alfred Heuss. This set of books is bound in leather with silver lettering stating the title and respective volume. The Dutch title “Universelle Wereld Geschiedenis” translates to “Universal world History”. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 17 Books by German Poet Christoph Wieland

    $375.00

    6"H x 21.75"W x 4.50"D

    Dimensions: 6” H x 21 ¾” W x 4 ½” D

    A collection of seventeen volumes of works by German poet and novelist Christoph Martin Wieland. This set of Wieland’s Werkes is bound in pressed fabric with gold lettering. Written in 1767, this set details the life and complete works of the famous writer. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 10 Dutch Art History Books

    $175.00

    10.50"H x 18.50"W x 7.50"D

    Dimensions: 10 ½” H x 18 ½” W x 7 ½” D

    A ten volume collection of Algemene Kunstgeschiedenis. This set of books is bound in pressed fabric with gold lettering stating the title and respective volume. Written in 1956-1959, this set details the general universal art history. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 25 Books by French Author Alexandre Dumas

    $450.00

    7.13"H x 20.25"W x 4.50"D

    Dimensions: 7 ⅛” H x 20 ¼” W x 4 ½” D

    A collection of twenty-five volumes of works by French author Alexandre Dumas. This set of books is bound in leather with gold lettering stating, title, and respective volume. Written in 1882, this set includes a majority of the author’s works. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 20 Dutch Novels by J. Van Lennep

    $345.00

    8"H x 17.50"W x 5.50"D

    Dimensions: 8” H x 17 ½” W x 5 ½” D

    A collection of twenty volumes of novels by Dutch author J. Van Lennep. Leather bound with gold lettering, this set includes multiple works from the novelist. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 4 Dutch Books on Ancestry

    $85.00

    9.50"H x 7.50"W x 7.25"D

    Dimensions: 9 ½” H x 7 ½” W x 7 ¼” D

    A collection of four books on ancestry by Dutch authors M. N. Deroever and D. G. J. Dozy. This set is bound in leather with gold lettering. The Dutch title “Het Leven van Onze Voorouders” translates to “The Life of Our Ancestors”. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 12 Leather Bound Books

    $250.00

    9"H x 14.75"W x 6"D

    Dimensions: 9” H x 14 ¾” W x 6” D

    A collection of twelve books written in French featuring works by prominent English and French authors. This set of books is bound in leather with gold lettering and includes writings by Henry Hallam, Augustin Thierry, and M. Michaud. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 2 Leather Bound French Dictionaries

    $95.00

    10.75"H x 5.50"W x 7.50"D

    Dimensions: 10 ¾” H x 5 ½” W x 7 ½” D

    A French pair of Dictionnaire Général de la Langue Franςaise by Adolphe Hatzfeld and Arséne Darmesteter. This collection of books is bound in leather with gold lettering stating the authors, title, and respective volume. Written in 1888, the set is a general guide to learning French terms. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 2 Leather Bound French Scientific Dictionaries

    $95.00

    10.75"H x 6.50"W x 7"D

    Dimensions: 10 ¾” H x 6 ½” W x 7” D

    A French pair of Nouveau Dictionnaire Des Sciences books by Paul Poiré. The collection of books is leather bound with gold lettering stating the author, title, and respective volume. Written in 1888, the set is a science dictionary with terms and corresponding illustrations. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 2 Leather Bound French Dictionaries

    $115.00

    10.75"H x 8"W x 7"D

    Dimensions: 10 ¾” H x 8” W x 7” D

    A French set of Dictionnaire Général de Biographie et D’Histoire books by C. H. Dezobry and T. H. Bachelet. This set of books is leather bound with gold lettering stating the author, title, and respective volume. The title translates to “General Dictionary of Biography and History”. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 5 Leather Bound French Dictionaries

    $115.00

    13"H x 11.75"W x 10"D

    Dimensions: 13” H x 11 ¾” W x 10” D

    A collection of five volumes of Dictionnaire Général de la Langue Franςaise by E Littré. This collection of books is leather bound with gold lettering stating the authors, title, and respective volume. Written in 1882, the set is a general guide to learning French terms and includes an additional supplementary book. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 16 Leather Bound Dutch Encyclopedias

    $350.00

    10.25"H x 41.75"W x 7"D

    Dimensions: 10 ¼” H x 41 ¾” W x 7” D

    A collection of sixteen volumes of a Dutch encyclopedia set published from 1932-1938. This set of books is leather bound with the Dutch title; Winkler Prins Algemeene Encyclopaedie, and respective volume number stamped in gold lettering. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 8 French Leather Bound Geography Books

    $150.00

    10.50"H x 13"W x 6.50"D

    Dimensions: 10 ½” H x 13” W x 6 ½” D

    An eight volume collection of Géographie Universelle. This set of books is bound in leather with gold lettering stating the author, title, and respective volume. Written in France from 1846-1863, this set details the general history of geography among ancient people and a general theory of math and geography. Marbled end pages give this set antique charm. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 7 French Sermon Books by Louis Bourdaloue

    $125.00

    6.75"H x 9.25"W x 4"D

    Dimensions: 6 ¾ ” H x 9 ¼” W x 4” D

    A collection of seven volumes of the sacred text, “Sermons Sur les Mystères”, by Louis Bourdaloue. This set of books is leather bound with the title, author, and respective volume number stamped in gold lettering. In this collection, Bourdaloue gives sermons on the Virgin Mary and the saints. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 3 Latin Hymn & Scripture Books

    $45.00

    6.13"H x 3.75"W x 4"D

    Dimensions: 6 ⅛” H x 3 ¾” W x 4” D

    A collection of three volumes of Latin hymn and scripture. This set of books is leather bound with the author and respective volume number stamped in gold tooling. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 7 Books by the German Poet Hendrik Isben

    $115.00

    5.50"H x 7.75"W x 4"D

    Dimensions: 5 ½” H x 7 ¾” W x 4” D

    A collection of seven volumes of plays and poetry by Hendrik Isben. This set of books is paper bound with the author and respective volume number stamped in gold tooling. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 12 French History Books

    $215.00

    10"H x 30.25"W x 6.75"D

    Dimensions: 10” H x 30 ¼” W x 6 ¾” D

    A twelve volume collection of Histoire Universelle by Ernest Lavisse and Alfred Rambaud. This set of books is bound in leather with gold lettering stating the title and respective volume. Published in France in 1912, this collection details general French history and monarchs from the 4th Century to the 20th Century. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 12 French Universal History Books

    $225.00

    9.75"H x 28.25"W x 6.50"D

    Dimensions: 9 ¾” H x 28 ¼” W x 6 ½” D

    A collection of nine volumes of history books by Ernest Lavisse and Alfred Rambaud. This set of books is bound in leather with gold lettering stating the title and respective volume. Written in 1893, Histoire Universelle serves as a compilation of universal history from the 4th Century-20th Century. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 10 Memoirs by Winston Churchill

    $185.00

    8.75"H x 14.50"W x 6"D

    Dimensions: 8 ¾” H x 14 ½” W x 6” D

    A collection of ten volumes of memoirs by Winston Churchill written in Dutch. This set of books is bound in pressed fabric with gold lettering stamped with the title and respective volume. Ranging from 1919-1939, this set details the thoughts and actions of the British Prime minister before and during WWII. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 3 Leather Bound Belgian History Books

    $65.00

    8.13"H x 4"W x 0.50"D

    Dimensions: 8 ⅛” H x 4” W x5” D

    A collection of three volumes on Belgian history by M. Dewez. This set of books is leather bound with the title; Histoire Particulière des Provinces Belgiques, author, and respective volume number stamped in gold lettering. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 6 Books by German Poet Friedrich von Schiller

    $95.00

    6.25"H x 7"W x 4.50"D

    Dimensions: 6 ¼” H x 7” W x 4 ½” D

    A collection of six volumes of poetry by German playwright and poet Friedrich Schiller. This set of books is bound in pressed fabric with gold lettering stating the title and respective volume. There are signs of discoloration and wear to the pages and board covers, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 4 Books by German Poet Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

    $85.00

    6.50"H x 5.50"W x 4.50"D

    Dimensions: 6 ½” H x 5 ½” W x 4 ½” D

    A collection of four volumes of poetry by German playwright and poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. This set of Goethe’s Werkes is bound in pressed fabric with gold lettering. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 4 Books by German Poet Friedrich von Schiller

    $115.00

    6.50"H x 5.25"W x 4.75"D

    Dimensions: 6 ½” H x 5 ¼” W x 4 ¾” D

    A collection of four volumes of poetry by German playwright and poet Friedrich Schiller. Leather bound with gold lettering, this set includes works found by Schiller’s sons after his death and therefore are not included in his previous publications. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 10 Books by German Poet Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

    $295.00

    7"H x 14.50"W x 5.50"D

    Dimensions: 7” H x 14 ½” W x 5 ½” D

    A collection of ten volumes of poetry by German playwright and poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. This set of Goethe’s Werkes is bound in pressed fabric with gold lettering. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 23 Books by German Poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

    $385.00

    6.25"H x 31.25"W x 4.50"D

    Dimensions: 6 ¼” H x 31 ¼” W x 4 ½” D

    A collection of twenty-three volumes of poetry by German playwright and poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. This set of Goethe’s Werkes is bound in pressed fabric with gold lettering. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 18 Dutch Books on Music History

    $225.00

    8"H x 20.50"W x 5"D

    Dimensions: 8” H x 20 ½” W x 5” D

    A collection of eighteen books on universal music history by Dutch author Otto Glastra van Loon. Three sets of the same six volumes are included in this collection. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 13 Dutch Encyclopedias

    $285.00

    10.50"H x 25.75"W x 6.75"D

    Dimensions: 10 ½” H x 25 ¾” W x 6 ¾” D

    A collection of thirteen volumes of a Catholic encyclopedia by Dutch author N. V. Uitgeversmij. This set is leather bound with gold tooling stamped with the title and respective volume. Written in 1935-1938, the set details catholic theology. There are signs of wear to the book spine and pages, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 8 French Geography Books

    $135.00

    10.50"H x 15"W x 0.50"D

    Dimensions: 10 ½” H x 15” W x ½” D

    An eight volume collection of Géographie Universelle. This set of books are bound in leather with gold lettering stating the author, title, and respective volume. Written in France from 1827-1829, this set details the general history of geography among ancient people and general theory of math and geography. Marbled end pages give this set antique charm. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 2 Illustrated Encyclopedias & Dictionaries

    $55.00

    12"H x 6.75"W x 3.25"D

    Dimensions: 12” H x 6 ¾” W x 3 ¼” D

    A French pair of Dictionnaire Illustré et Encyclopédie books from 1867. This set of books are bound in leather with gold and black lettering stating the author, title, and respective volume. Marbled board covers and end pages give this set antique charm. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 4 Books by French Priest Louis Bourdaloue

    $85.00

    10.63"H x 7"W x 1.88"D

    Dimensions: 10 ⅝” H x 7” W x 1 ⅞” D

    A collection of four volumes of works by French priest Louis Bourdaloue. This set of books are bound in leather with gold lettering stating the title and respective volume. Written in 1864, this set details the complete works of Bourdaloue and his Christian ideology. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 4 Antique French Books by St. Theresa

    $85.00

    10.50"H x 6.75"W x 1.50"D

    Dimensions: 10 ½” H x 6 ¾” W x 1 ½” D

    A French collection of four volumes of works by St. Theresa. This set of books are bound in leather with gold lettering stating the title and respective volume. Printed from 1840-1845, this set is lined with a marble paper interior. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 16 French 19th Century History Books

    $350.00

    10.50"H x 31.50"W x 2.25"D

    Dimensions: 10 ½” H x 31 ½” W x 2 ¼” D

    A collection of sixteen volumes by French priest R. F. Dom Remy Ceillier. This set of books are bound in leather with gold lettering stating the author and respective volume. Written from 1858-1868, Histoire Générale des Auteurs Sacrés et Ecclesiatics is a collection of general history books about the sacred authors and ecclesiastics. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 20 French Enclopædia Universalis Books

    $445.00

    11.75"H x 40"W x 2"D

    Dimensions: 11 ¾” H x 40” W x 2” D

    A collection of twenty volumes of a French encyclopedia set published in 1968. This set features a dictionary, thesaurus, and comparative articles throughout. Make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 22 Antique Les Grands Écrivains Books

    $595.00

    6.13"H x 61.25"W x 2"D

    Dimensions: 6 ⅛” H x 61 ¼” W x 2” D

    A collection of twenty-two volumes of the works of Moliére and Saint-Simon. This set of books are bound in leather with gold lettering stating the author and respective volume. Written from 1873-1910, Les Grands Écrivains de la France is a collection of the writings of Moliére, a French playwright, and Henri de Saint-Simon, a founder of Christian socialism and theory. The French title “Les Grands Écrivains de la France” translates to “The Great Writers from France”.There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 13 German Catholic Encyclopedias

    $445.00

    10"H x 40"W x 2.25"D

    Dimensions: 10” H x 40” W x 2 ¼” D

    A collection of thirteen volumes of a Catholic encyclopedia by German authors Joseph Cardinal Hergenröther and Dr. Franz Kaulen. This set is leather bound with gold tooling stamped with the title and respective volume. Written in 1882-1903, the set details catholic theology and includes a supplementary book. Decorative end pages with green vines and glitter gold tooling line the interior board covers. There are signs of wear to the book spine and pages, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition.

  • Set of 16 French History Books by M. LeCount de Lacépede

    $350.00

    8.63"H x 15.25"W x 1"D

    Dimensions: 8 ⅝” H x 15 ¼” W x 1” D

    A collection of sixteen French history volumes by M. LeCount de Lacépede. This set of books are bound in leather with gold lettering stating the author, title, and respective volume. Written in 1826, Histoire Générale, Physique et Civile de L’Europe describes general, physical, and civic history from the last of the 5th Century to mid 18th Century Europe. A marble paper lined interior gives this set antique charm. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 31 Dutch Books by Poet J. Van Den Vondel

    $350.00

    7"H x 23.25"W x 0.50"D

    Dimensions: 7” H x 23 ¼” W x ½” D

    A collection of thirty-one antique books about the life and works of Joost Van Den Vondel, a Dutch playwright, poet, and literary translator. This set of books are bound in leather with gold lettering stating the author, title, and respective volume. Written by J. H. W. Unger from 1640 to 1660, this collection has both original works of Vondel and biographical analysis by Unger. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 7 Leather Bound Dutch Dictionaries

    $155.00

    9.25"H x 15"W x 2"D

    Dimensions: 9 ¼” H x 15” W x 2” D

    A collection of seven dictionary volumes written in Dutch by A. C. Oudemans Sr. from 1870. The Dutch title, “Middel en Oudnederland Woordenboek”, translates to “Middle and Old Netherlands Dictionary”. The leather bound books feature gold lettering and have marble paper lined interiors. There are signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 13 Antique Dutch Books on Theology

    $225.00

    6.50"H x 12"W x 0.88"D

    Dimensions: 6 ½” H x 12” W x ⅞” D

    A collection of thirteen volumes on theology by K. Zwickenpflug. This set of books are paper bound with the Dutch title, Katholieke Godsdienstleer, author, and respective volume number stamped in gold lettering. The pages have signs of discoloration, make sure to view the detailed images for a closer look at the current condition of this set.

  • Set of 13 Books by German Novelist Jean Paul

    $225.00

    6.25"H x 19.25"W x 1.25"D

    Dimensions: 6 ¼” H x 19 ¼” W x 1 ¼” D

    A collection of thirteen volumes by the German novelist, Jean Paul; titled Jean Paul’s Werke from 1783-1822. This set of books are bound in pressed fabric with gold lettering. Inside the interiors are lined in marbled paper. There are minor signs of wear, make sure to view the detailed images for the current condition of this set.

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    French Painted Folding Ladder

    $520.00

    8.38"H x 21.50"W x 43.25"D

    Dimensions: 8 ⅜” H x 21 ½” W x 43 ¼” D

    A French folding ladder, perfect for display or unique shelving. Painted yellow, this ladder is fitted with seven rungs, a slatted top platform for additional accessibility, and hinges that allow it to be folded and stored flat. This piece is not recommended for everyday use. Please be sure to view the detailed images to see the current condition of this folding ladder.

  • French 19th Century Iron & Brass Tabletop Scale

    $645.00

    20.50"H x 20.50"W x 6.50"D

    Dimensions: 20 ½” H x 20 ½” W x 6 ½” D

    A smart French metal hanging balance scale from the 1900’s. Two straight stirrups hang from the arms with round brass dishes that hold the weighted item in one, and counterweights in the other. The scale has a column shaft, with a circular plinth base. Be sure to view the detailed images to see the current condition of this measuring unit.

  • Wooden 10 x 10 CheckerBoard

    $150.00

    15.25"H x 15.25"W x 0.88"D

    Dimensions: 15 ¼” H x 15 ¼” W x ⅞” D

    A vintage checkerboard made of alternating stained pieces of fruitwood veneer. This board has a wonderful patina and is an attractive game board that could be kept out at all times. Perfect for your home or as a gift. Be sure to view the detailed images to see the true condition of this board.

  • Wooden 10 x 10 CheckerBoard

    $150.00

    15.50"H x 15.50"W x 0.88"D

    Dimensions: 15 ½” H x 15 ½” W x ⅞” D

    A vintage checkerboard made of alternating stained pieces of fruitwood veneer. This board has a wonderful patina and is an attractive game board that could be kept out at all times. Perfect for your home or as a gift. Be sure to view the detailed images to see the true condition of this board.

  • French Mid-Century Iron Hall Tree

    $2,400.00

    76"H x 37.25"W x 9.25"D

    Dimensions: 76” H x 37 ¼” W x 9 ¼” D

    This whimsically designed, yet functional Mid Century hall tree has classic French features. Decorative scrollwork is found throughout with plenty of stylish storage. There’s an overhead rack for hats, four hooks for coats on each side of the mirror, and storage space to place umbrellas and canes. There is an inset mirror with a beautiful demilune shaped marble shelf, perfect for setting your keys by the door. Be sure to look at the detailed images to see the current condition.

  • French Oak & Brass Train Rack

    $995.00

    10.25"H x 35.25"W x 9.75"D

    Dimensions: 10 ¼” H x 35 ¼” W x 9 ¾” D

    A French early 20th Century oak and brass train rack is the perfect shelf by your door or in your bathroom. The 9 ¾” top shelf is made of cane and is deep enough for hats or towels. There are six slidable hooks for hanging coats or towels. Be sure to view the detailed images of this versatile antique.

  • French Art Deco Mahogany Hall Tree

    $1,995.00

    74"H x 35.50"W x 6"D

    Dimensions: 74” H x 35 ½” W x 6” D

    A dazzling Art Deco style hall tree made in France that is a great addition to any entryway or antique collection. This elaborately designed piece is made out of solid Mahogany wood and has six metal hanging hooks at the top, and one hanging bar lower on the base. Bounded by the six hooks at the top, is the original beveled mirror, adding to the functionality and overall appeal of this gorgeous hall tree. Be sure to view the detailed photos to see the current condition of this classic piece, there are visible signs of wear on the finish. Circa 1930.

  • French 19th Century Massive Oak Artist’s Easel

    $1,995.00

    83"H x 59"W x 16.50"D

    Dimensions: 83” H x 59” W x 16 ½” D

    A spectacular French late 19th century artist’s easel hand-crafted in France circa 1890. Well loved and taken care of this large art or gallery easel displays a few paint drips and splatters on the frame from the previous owners. At almost 7 feet high the massive A-frame is fully adjustable with a wide range of different heights and has a shelf support that provides stability for the artwork as well as the option to be used as a well for artist’s tools while in use. A connecting stretcher across the bottom provides additional support and the frame terminates into two substantial elongated and chamfered blocks that eliminate the need for a third leg and roll on their caster wheels for mobility with ease. Well constructed and in its original condition with minimal signs of wear, this easel has a wonderful warm patina that makes it most attractive. The size, stability, and beauty of this easel will make displaying art in your home or working in a studio more comfortable and enjoyable. Be sure to view all the images to get a closer look.

  • English 19th Century Mahogany Lectern

    $1,995.00

    57.88"H x 23.88"W x 19.25"D

    Dimensions: 57 ⅞” H x 23 ⅞” W x 19 ¼” D

    A delightful 19th century Victorian English mahogany lectern hand-crafted in England circa 1860 featuring a tilt top that can be placed at different angles, a well turned and banded base that expands to change the height using an attached simple wooden peg, and an elegant tripod base. The rich brown tone of the wood is accentuated by a beautiful patina seen throughout. In superb condition, this piece has been cleaned and polished with French paste wax and is ready for your immediate use as a lectern, book, or music stand. Be sure to view all the images to get a closer look at this lovely antique. Minimum height 32 ⅜” H x 23 ⅞” W x 18 ½” D.

  • French 19th Century Glass Fly Catcher

    $295.00

    7.88"H x "W x 7"D

    Dimensions: 7 ⅞” H x 7” D

    A unique hand-blown glass fly catcher from France circa 1880. A lovely shape. The basin at the bottom of the dome is meant to be filled with a small amount of sugar water solution for flies to trap themselves in. Three small feet elevate the whole so that bugs can enter, the top is a bit rough around the edge and could have had a lid or cork. Make sure to view all the images to see the current condition and interesting details of this unique antique.

  • French 19th Century Iron Pharmaceutical Corker

    $1,350.00

    23.25"H x 8.75"W x 28.75"D

    Dimensions: 23 ¼” H x 8 ¾” W x 28 ¾” D

    An interesting part of 19th century history is brought back to life with this rare French cast iron pharmaceutical bottle corker circa 1870. We are reminded of the craft and tools used to bottle medicines in a 19th century apothecary or hospital by this wonderful corker beautifully crafted of wrought iron and specifically designed for ease of use. This tabletop piece of history is painted black and features an amber glass bottle and the original wooden lever handle. A maker’s or owner’s mark on the instrument’s side is hand pressed into the metal and reads “Systeme Decournial”. Endearingly rustic and quite sturdy, this corker perfectly embodies the time-honored tradition of preparing pharmaceuticals for fields of medicine near the turn of the century. This industrial piece would be the perfect addition to any antique collection, medical building, or doctors office. Be sure to view all the images for a closer look.

  • English 19th Century Scale and Weights

    $495.00

    7.13"H x 17.50"W x 6"D

    Dimensions: 7 ⅛” H x 17 ½” W x 6” D

    An antique British counter or grocer scale in cast iron and brass circa 1890. Small scales of this type had many uses during the Victorian Era and could be found in apothecaries, tobacconists, grocers, and shops. This scale has a painted black cast iron base that now shows a wonderful patina. When looking at its underside you can see the other colors it has been in its lifetime of use as remnants of creamy orange and a kelly green paint show through. Featuring the original wonderfully aged brass bowls and three weights of 2 lb, 1 lb, and 4oz that have the royal cypher of Queen Victoria on their marks. This scale is in great antique condition and would be an interesting addition to a kitchen, shop, or workplace. Be sure to view all the images for a closer look at this both functional and decorative antique.

A well designed home reflects the life of the individual dwelling within its walls, and antique curiosities are the best way to express interest and personality. At Fireside Antiques, our antique curiosities include furniture and accessories that add to your personal collection. This includes unique antique furniture designs, unique vintage furniture designs, antique brass accessories, antique art, antique pottery and ceramic, and much more. Antique curiosities add to the personal details throughout an interior. We always encourage our clients to grow their personal collections of interesting pieces. Read more about displaying collections and curiousities on our blog, The Sidenote. Fireside Antiques is your top source of antique curiosities.
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