An Empire Style mahogany and walnut plant stand/side table:
A 19th century signed and framed oil painting of a young girl feeding the chickens:
I found more chicken-related art for $5 a piece: a pair of two super cute framed Colonial scenes with chickens, painted on velvet. I don't know why but sometimes I'm a sucker for 1960s Americana.
In addition to the treasures above, my husband BJ received some very cool graduation gifts for finishing his Ph.d., a few of which I couldn't resist featuring them here on my blog:
Antique inkwell desk set:
WWII-era wooden ammunition storage box:
1960s vintage brief case/leather satchel:
I have to admit I'm a little jealous of his loot!