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I have been very lucky and fortunate to represent and sell some wonderful vehicles and appointments.  Below you will find pictures of just a few of these pieces.  

Please let me know if you are looking for something similar to a piece shown on this page. I am continually buying vehicles and appointments, and never know “what is around the corner” 

As we all know, there any many options to choose from when purchasing an antique.  I would like to thank everyone who chose to buy their carriage, wagon or appointment from me.  I hope the piece exceeded any expectations that you had.

Appointment: Round Front Sporting Lamps
Condition: Excellent original
Size: 20 inches
Maker: Unknown

I have always enjoyed the saying, “The difference is in the details”. I am pleased to offer for sale a pair of lamps that is one of those finer details on an appropriate carriage.


Appointment: Antique pole chains
Condition: Excellent original
Material: Polished steel
Length: 42 inches

This is a clean pair of antique pole chains that have been successfully shown at many of the larger North American driving shows.


Vehicle: Huston’s Biscuit Wagon
Factory Original

The greatest commercial wagons are a combination of form and function.  This wagon meets and exceeds both of those criteria. 


Appointment: Antique Beaver Top Hat
Condition: Very good with box
Size: Just under 7½
Maker: Dobbs.  Fifth Ave.  New York.  L. Strauss & Co.  Indianapolis

Every coachman, groom, and showman needs an appropriate top hat.  This antique top hat has many details that are hard to find on other pieces.


Appointment: (3) antique bear fur sleigh robes
Condition: Very good original
Size: Various

This is your chance to own an antique bear fur sleigh robe.  I am offering (3) individual robes that are all in good condition.


Vehicle: Trap.  Cut-under on reach.
Builder: Myer Friendly.  State Street.  Elmira, NY
Condition: Very good original

A well styled American carriage in original condition that presents very well.  This carriage will appeal to the driver in the show ring, or the collector‘s museum.


Vehicle: Milk Wagon
Maker: Unknown

There is something that I have always loved about commercial wagons.  I don’t know what it is exactly, but it is probably the idea that you can see the piece going up and down the street delivering it wares.


Appointment: Collection of antique sleigh robes – 12 different styles
Condition: Wonderful.  Various makers’ names.

I am pleased to offer for sale a collection of antique sleigh robes.   The colors on each robe are bright and vibrant, and the overall condition is very good.  These robes will not disappoint anyone.


Vehicle: Portland Cutter
Maker: Kimball Bos. Boston
Condition: Solid Original

This sleigh simply has it all. Classic American styling, a great maker’s name, and original condition. The stick and rail decoration on the side and back and the leather wings on the sides of the dash distinguish this sleigh from others.


Item: Coaching Club. Its History, Records, and Activities
Author: Reginald W. Rives
Condition: Excellent
Year: 1935

There are just some items that are really special, and the head of their class.  This book is one of those items.


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Contact Information:
(703) 304-6745

Mike Zaetta
2613 Arlington Blvd #102
Arlington, Virgina 22201


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