Four (4) Decorative items, including Grenfell Type Rug, Document Box, Inkwell, and Miniature Bronze Cannon. 1st item: Grenfell Style hooked mat or small rug depicting houses and trees blanketed in snow, with brown border. 18" H x 27" W. Early 20th century. 2nd item: American document box, pine with red wash, dovetailed construction with leather handle and brass lock plate having engraved Federal eagle with shield on keyhole cover. Includes a tiny postage stamp sized tintype of a child, found wedged in the corner of the box. 6 1/4" H x 16" W x 8 3/4" D. Second half of 19th century. 3rd item: Rockingham glaze pottery inkwell, square with molded faces at each corner having a hole atop each for pens; serrated central opening, marked A 202 on underside. 3" H x 3" square. 19th century. 4th item: Minature bronze artillery cannon with scrolling designs incised to top, on four movable wheels. 5 5/8" H x 4 1/4" W x 9 1/2" D. Early 20th century. Provenance: Private Alabama collection. CONDITION: 1st item: Rod for hanging attached in back. 2nd item: Wear and abrasions. Leather strap handle is cracked and discolored. Lacking key. 3rd item: Small chip to nose on one face, a few minute fleabites to glaze and central opening. 4th item: Overall good condition with areas of oxidation primarily in crevices.
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