Miscellaneous Antiques

Elijah Rickard (Shepherdstown, WV) Lock – SALE PENDING
$150.00 Antique screw type lock with stamp "ER" on one side of hasp for Elijah Rickard (1795-1879). He was the adopted son of Michael Rickard who invented this type of lock in the late 1700's or early 1800's. The Rickard family lived and worked in Shepherdstown, VA (WV after June 20, 1863). In working condition.… Continue reading Elijah Rickard (Shepherdstown, WV) Lock – SALE PENDING
The Paul Revere Portfolio, Works That Changed America
$1200.00 Three images printed from Paul Revere's original copper plates by Robert Townsend & Katherine Hanlon at R.E.Townsend Studio, Amesbury, Massachusetts in 2005. Set number 154 of 500 contains The Bloody Massacre perpetrated in King Street Boston on March 5th 1770 by a Party of the 29th Regt.; A view of Part of the Town… Continue reading The Paul Revere Portfolio, Works That Changed America
Cleveland & Thurman 1888 Political Buckle
$150.00 Grover Cleveland & Allen G. Thurman ran against Benjamin Harrison & Levi Morton in the 1888 Presidential Election. Approximately 58mm by 85mm.
Pine Grove Stove Plate
$1350.00 Approximately 17&3/4 inches by 24&7/8 inches.
Salt Glaze Jar
$150.00 Featuring a dog. There are no chips, cracks, hairlines, etc. Approximately 5&1/4 inches in height.
Flag & Eagle Glass Flask
$40.00 Nice reproduction of a very rare flask. I think this may have been done in the 1930's. Approximate height 7&1/4 inches.
Glass Flask
$35.00 Made for Metropolitan Museum of Art.  Excellent condition. Approximate height 5.5 inches. 
University of West Virginia Buckle
$75.00 Under the terms of the 1862 Morrell Land-Grant College Act, the West Virginia Legislature created the Agricultural College of West Virginia on February 7, 1867. On December 4, 1868 lawmakers renamed the college West Virginia University to represent a broader range of higher education. Maker marked Hamlin Co. Greensboro, NC on rear. Approximately 43mm… Continue reading University of West Virginia Buckle


Robert W Simmons

1524 Dalton Place

Winchester, VA 22601