THE COLONIAL HERITAGE COLLECTION
540 COLONIAL METAL KEY WITH TAG
540 Colonial Metal Key, Cast From the Original Key to Independence Hall
An authentic copy of a Colonial key, being a cast of the original iron key to Independence Hall, Philadelphia; it is also similar to keys used in Colonial jail-houses. It may be used as eye-catching desk ornament, paperweight, or a wall decoration. Size: 7 1/2 inches long by 2 1/2 inches tall. Weight: 12 ounces. Boxed with or without descriptive tag.
772 WOODMAN'S BROADAXE & ADZE
772 Woodman's Broadaxe & Adze
Small replicas of the tools used by our colonial ancestors for clearing the land for the construction of their homes and the building of ships. The "heads" of each are cast metal, and the handles are of wood. Size: 4" long. Minimum packaging of 12 dozen per carton. One carton weighs approximately 4 pounds.
A working solar timepiece. Colonial Americans often received miniature sundials with shipments of mechanical clocks ordered from European clockmakers. Thus the person receiving the shipment could set and start his clock according to the sun. Our sundial is cast in weather-resistant solid zinc. The base measures 4 1/2 inches in diameter. The gnomon extends to a height of 2 1/2 inches. Individually boxed, it weighs approximately 10 ounces.
781 Colonial Porringer
During the 18th Century, porringers were used as bowls and cups for serving soup and porridge. Today they make charming dishes for serving nuts and candy. Our porringer is cast in solid bronze and is food-safe. It measures 5 3/4 inches across, including the handle. Weight is 7 1/2 ounces. Boxed.
610 Liberty Bell (Small)
A miniature of the famous Liberty Bell that alerted our embattled forefathers to the public reading of the Declaration of Independence. It is cast in exacting detail so that every bit of the famous inscription on the original bell is easily legible. Complete with clapper, the miniature produces a fine clear tone. Finished in antique bronze. Size 2 1/2 inch at its greatest diameter, by 2 1/2 inches high. Weight 6 oz. Packed in a red, white and blue box with the history of the Liberty Bell.
611 Liberty Bell on Metal Stand
Consists of the #610 (above) mounted between two side supports so that the bell may be swung back and forth, as did the original when it hung in the tower of Independence Hall. The base and side suports are cast in metal and finished in black. A pad on the underside of the base contains the story of the liberty bell. Size of base: 3 1/2 inches by 3 inches; the whole assembly is 4 inches high. Weight 1 pound, 2 1/2 oz. Boxed.
611 LIBERTY BELL ON METAL STAND
611W Liberty Bell on Wood Base
Consists of the #610 (above) mounted between two side supports so that the bell may be swung back and forth, as did the original when it hung in the tower of Independence Hall. The side suports are cast in metal and finished in antiuqed bronze. A pad on the underside of the base contains the story of the liberty bell. The base measures 4 1/2 inches by 3 1/2 inches by 3/4 inches. Weight is approxiately 1 pound. Boxed.
611W LIBERTY BELL ON WOOD BASE
830 Liberty Bell Desk Set
The #610 Liberty Bell and side supports mounted on a nicely finished wooden base with a carved trough for holding a pen or pencil. A cast metal plaque with the inscription "The Liberty Bell proclaimed freedom July 1776" is mounted on the base. The base measures 5 inches by 5 inches by 3/4 inch. The Assembly is 4 inches high and weighs approximately 1 pound, 2 ounces. Boxed.
830 LIBERTY BELL DESK SET
612 Liberty Bell (Large)
Except for its larger size, this bell is similar to the #610 described above. Size: 3 1/4 inches in diameter at the base, and 4 inches high. Weight approximately 1 pound. Boxed.
7876 Liberty Bell (Large) on Wood Base
Consists of the large #612 bell, swinging between two cast metal side supports, which in turn are mounted on a finely finished wooden base. The story of the bell is mounted on the underside of the base. Size of the base is 6 inches by five inches by 1 3/4 inches. Height 7 1/2 inches. Weight approximately 4 pounds. Boxed.
7876 LARGE LIBERTY BELL ON WOOD BASE
970 George & Martha Washington Plaques
Sand-cast in zinc-aluminum alloy, available in black laquer or in nickel plate (see here.) Sold in pairs, they can be wall mounted. The dimensions are 3 and 3/8 inches wide by 5 and 3/4 high by 1/4 inch thick. The weight is 1 and 1/2 pounds. Wrapped and boxed.
970 GEORGE & MARTHA WASINGTON
566 Blacksmith's Anvil
A cast-metal minature of the all-important "base of operations" at the olde blacksmith's shoppe. This miniature is made of cast metal finished in black. Size: 3 inches long by 1 and 1/4 inches high by 1 inch wide. Weight is 4.25 ounces. Wrapped in tissue.
775 Colonial Key
Cast in metal with a brass finish. An attractive desk ornament, paperweight or enhancing wall decoration. Size 6 1/2 inches long by 2 and 3/16 inches. Weight is 4.0 ounces. Packed in a poly bag.