Sweeney's Emporium

"Offering the rare and unusual from one collector to another"
Orders: 800.858.2646     Customer Service: 913.962.2100

Email: oldwest1@sweeney-emporium.com
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Patented Wyoming Souvenir Saddle:
$125.00
Nice leather, metal horn. All straps intact. Each fender has ""Cheyenne, Wyo." in gold. Closed stirrups, round skirt. Has a 1941 patent on the back jockey! Only 3 1/4" fore to aft. Great cabinet piece. (Cat. #18139)
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Early Toilet Paper Holder:
$55.00
Guess I'll buy anything! Nickeled cast iron. "Krueger Bros. Plumbing & Electric Emporia, Kansas". Back: Maker marked. Complete. Perfect for your man cave or bunk house. (Cat. #18143)
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Mint, Boxed Cigar Store Change Tray
$390.00

A great find. Wooden base & metal clips hold a glass change tray. Inside is an empty Raleigh cigarette box. Maker & patent marked on metal. Housed in the ORIGINAL cardboard box in exc. condition (corners reinforced). Top label describes maker & advantages of using it. Very cool. (Cat. #17485)

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Glass Cigar Counter Sign
$390.00

Placed on counter for change. Thick glass, REVERSE PAINTED "Three Likeable Sizes, Bayuk...Phillies Cigar..." A border chain design. All in gold, black, red & white. Corner screws hold 4 rubber feet. Some edge glass nicks. 11" x 8". The paint is original and shows little wear.
(Cat. #17489)

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Miniature Advertising Cotton Bale
$90.00

Wrapped in burlap and metal strapping. Label: "Charlie Witte/Cotton Buyer/Giddings, Texas". 5" H. x 3 1/2" W. x 2 1/2" D. (Cat. #17457)

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Advertising Pistol Boot Jack
$290.00
"Pistol" pivots open. Heel is set between barrels to remove boot. Checked grips, side cartouches "Our 3S Shoe, The Best/155 N. Ninth  St., Phila." Haven't seen this variation before. Tiny chip in hinge. Retains 50+% orig. brown lacquer. (Cat. #17258)
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Coffee Ad Fob
$85.00
Detailed border & view of man standing on a dock by rope rigging. Back: Package of coffee "Old Reliable Fancy Roasted Coffee...100 Percent Pure..." Slightest wear 
(Cat. #14819)
Detailed border & view of man standing on a dock by rope rigging. Back: Package of coffee "Old Reliable Fancy Roasted Coffee...100 Percent Pure..." Slightest wear 
(Cat. #14819) Sale: Was $150.00 $110.00, now $85.00
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Celluloid Surety Co. Sign
$175.00
White on green. "We Are Protected by a Crime Protective Bond...National Surety Company...New York City". Co logo at right. They guaranteed payment between the company that displayed the sign & their repective customer. 9 1/2" x 4", slightest corner bumps. Hang cord. Sign by Whitehead & Hoag.
(Cat. #16934)
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Soft Drink Dispenser Bottle, Glasses
$245.00

Qt. cyl. bottle. A gold bordered complete label under glass. Slightly faded "Allens Red Tame Cherry 'Cherry Allen'". Bottle above top of label GONE. Expertly ground down & smoothed. Also, FIVE marked 8 oz. glasses, etched with brand and virtually perfect. A non carbonated soft drink made of cherries and cherry leaves; mfgd. in Fostoria, OH. Had this set put away for years. (Cat. #17306)

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Advertising Cigar Cutter
$80.00

Pocket type. White celluloid sides marked "Mi Flora, All Clear Havana/ Great North Cigar Co..." German made, 98% plating intact. 2 1/4" L.
(Cat. #17705)

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Figural Indian Letter Opener
$250.00
Standing Indian holding bow & arrow, tomahawk. Black plating over gray metal. Coppered blade w/ ad, "The Bellaire Stove Co., Bellaire, Ohio". 10 5/8" L. This co. in biz since at least 1890's.
(Cat. #16916)
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Lillie Langtry Advertisement
$145.00
Color litho on palette shaped ad. Sitting view of Britain's & America's most adored & controversial actresses. "The 'Langtry Cigarette' Hat. A...Meerschaum (cigarette) Holder With Each Hat". Some wear at right & album pull on back. 6 3/4" x 9 3/4" 
(Cat. #16233) Sale: Was $250.00, now: $145.00
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Celluloid Detective Calendar
$190.00
Blue on cream color cello. 1 small break at edge. All seeing eye & "Private Detective Work In All Its Branches..."Sterling Secret Service...Detroit Office..." Back is a 1920's 5 year calendar. 3" dia. Never seen the likes of it. (Cat. #16899)
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Cast Iron Butcher Trade Sign
$295.00

Retains most of the original silver paint. A cowboy resembling Buffalo Bill is galloping on his pony. A small hole in his hand once held a wire "rope" that hung over a separate metal cow's neck (cast iron cow not included). Both animals were part of the butcher's rack. 13" x 10 1/2". (Cat. #14285) Sale: Was $495.00, now $295.00

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Oregon Liquor Store Adv. Plate
$120.00
Gold, pierced & scalloped borders. More piercing between edge & central pattern. Color litho of store. Front porch sign "Kentucky Whiskies, Penney Bros., Family Liquors". Bottle display in windows. Below is co. name, address, phone # & "Portland, Ore." Made in Germany. Slightest rub; 7" dia. 
(Cat. #15621) Sale: Was $175.00, now $120.00