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1889 Michigan Map Reproduction

$35.00$225.00

24″ x 36″ Hand-screened on Michigan-milled paper. Framed version frame by Urban Ashes made from reclaimed Detroit wood. A Detroit Mercantile Company exclusive.

City of Detroit Flag

$65.00

The land where the city of Detroit sits has been claimed by the French and the British before the formation of the United States – our flag gives a nod to this heritage.

The center of the flag depicts the seal and motto of this great city – “We hope for better things, It will rise from the ashes.”

So show your Detroit pride and fly this banner proudly.

3′ x 5′ Nylon. Made in USA.

Cuppow! Mason Jar Lid

$35.00

The Cuppow! Mason Jar Lid is a unique product made to convert any standard sized mason jar into a traveling mug for your beverage of choice. It features an opening large enough to fit a straw if you so please. BPA Free.

Detroit City Seal Decal

$3.50

Our City Seal Decal features an early illustrated version featuring the motto “Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus” which translates to “We hope for better things; It will rise from the ashes” A sentiment every bit as valid today as when it was originally penned in 1805.
5″ x 5-3/4″ oval. Suitable for outdoor use.

Detroit Denim Leather Leash

$65.00$75.00

These vegetable-tanned leather dog leashes are cut and sewn by Detroit Denim Company at their Corktown, Detroit production facility. The leather ages and richens in color with use. The “city leash” is two foot in length and is intended for use when walking dogs in traffic or congested areas.

Detroit Flag Decal

$2.50

The land where the city of Detroit sits was claimed by the French and the British before it became part of the United States. Detroit’s flag gives a nod to each of the city’s one-time owners.
The center of the flag depicts the seal and motto of our great city – We hope for better things, It will rise from the ashes.
4″ x 2-1/2″. UV coated, waterproof, and suitable for use indoors or out.

Detroit Motto Window Decal

$8.00

Some people display school pride on their rear window, we prefer to show our pride in Detroit. “Speramus Meliora Resurgent Cineribus”, Detroit’s moto penned by Father Gabriel Richard translates to the timeles, “We Hope For Better Things, It Will Rise From The Ashes”.  UV coated, waterproof, and suitable for use indoors or out.  (need size).

Detroit Spirit Package

$12.00

Our exclusive Detroit Spirit Gift Package contains an assortment of the Detroit Mercantile’s most loved, exclusive Detroit-themed products. Package includes a Large Letter Detroit Postcard, City of Detroit Flag Sticker, City Seal Sticker, and five pinbacks featuring classic Detroit graphics. Exclusive to the Detroit Mercantile.

Fisher Blacksmithing Garden Tools

$50.00

Built using traditional blacksmithing tools and techniques. The result is an heirloom-quality garden tool that you won’t want to take your hands off of! Hand-forged metal set into a walnut handle makes a set of Fisher Blacksmithing hand-forged garden tools the ideal gift for the discriminating gardener, wedding couple, or anyone (that includes you!) who has an eye for high-quality traditional crafts and a passion for gardening. Tools ship in decorative burlap bag.

Half-Pint Beeswax Milk Bottle Candles

$24.00

These candles were made using molds of a vintage half-pint Detroit Creamery milk bottle (left), and a half-pint State Creamery milk bottle (right). Made locally, using 100% Michigan harvested beeswax, the candles have a delightfully light natural honey scent.

Leather Head Baseball

$35.00$40.00

These classic Lemon Ball baseballs are inspired by the original lemon peel style baseball from the 1860’s. A versatile ball, Lemon Balls are perfectly suited for many outdoor games including baseball, stick ball, street ball, pepper ball, town ball, vintage baseball and more. They are made from top-quality, Horween leather, and will only improve with use. 8-3/4″ in circumference. Available in two colors: Blue with Orange Waxed Linen Thread and Tan with Red Waxed Linen Thread.

Leather Head Basketball

$200.00

This leather basketball was designed to replicate the original style lace-up basketball that was used in the sport’s formative years. Meticulously researched, each ball is constructed of eight panels sewn together inside out. The ball is inverted, before inserting a bladder. Finally, it is inflated and laced up. It is made from top-quality, American-tanned leather, and it will only improve with use.

Leather Head Football

$120.00

Hand-made using top-quality, American-tanned leather, this classic football will only improve with use.

This Detroit Mercantile exclusive version is finished in the colors of our home team, the Detroit Lions.

Limited Edition Ball 100th Anniversary Purple Mason Jars (6 pack)

$16.50

This year Ball is celebrating its 100th Anniversary and to celebrate they put out a vintage-inspired blue tinted mason jar with a period accurate embossed logo, putting a modern spin on the original Perfect Mason Jar first created in 1913 by the Ball brothers.

These limited edition blue mason jars are a must for any canning enthusiast, collector, or even for a unique twist on a drinking glass made from a mason jar.

Mason Jar Cocktail Shaker

$35.00

The Mason Shaker is a one of a kind cocktail shaker made and produced by W&P Design. The idea came to them from their infatuation with vintage kitchenware and their unconventional talent for creating impromptu drinking tools. A unique addition to any kitchen, it is great for mixing and pouring drinks or enjoying a guzzle straight out of the jar.

Michigan Crest Mason Jar Leather Holdster

$35.00

In search of the perfect drinking vessel? Well search no more!

The Holdster company, based out of Burlington, VT, has created the perfect anytime mug.  Good for any drink hot or cold,  a wide mouth mason with a durable leather sleeve and handle, the Holdster can be taken anywhere.  And if you can’t finish your drink, just reseal the jar and save it for later.

Here at the Detroit Mercantile Co. we have a special Holdster with the Michigan Crest imprinted into the leather sleeve, so you can show your Michigan pride with your morning coffee, in the sun with lemonade, or anywhere you go!

Michigan Pride Decal

$2.50

Our Michigan Pride decal celebrates the Michigan Week campaigns that began in 1958 and their mascot “Chesty Robin”.
3-1/2″ circle. UV coated, waterproof, and suitable for use indoors or out.

Michigan Spirit Package

$11.00

Our exclusive MIchigan Spirit Gift Package contains an assortment of the Detroit Mercantile’s most loved, exclusive Michigan-themed products. Package includes a Large Letter Michigan Postcard, Michigan Map Sticker, Michigan Pride Sticker, and five pinbacks featuring classic Michigan graphics. Exclusive to the Detroit Mercantile.

Michigan Travel Decal

$2.50

A tribute to classic roadside souvenirs and travel labels of the mid 20th century. Detroit Mercantile Co. exclusive. Hand screened in Michigan.
4-1/8″ x 3″. UV coated, waterproof, and suitable for use indoors or out.

Old English D Candle

$7.50$16.50

With 100 regional hives, Green Toe Gardens is in the forefront of a movement to bring honeybees to every neighborhood in metro Detroit. Their candle wicks are 100% cotton and their wax is 100% Michigan harvested. Available in two sizes: Small: 2-1/2″ and Large: 3-3/4″

Over Rocks Whiskey Stones

$18.00

How does one cool a glass of fine whiskey without diluting it? With Michigan-made Over Rocks Whiskey Stones of course. Made from native soapstone, which (despite its sudsy-sounding name) cools the beverage without affecting its composition or taste in any way. A set of six stones come in a drawstring gift bag.

Reproduction 1904 Detroit Map

$35.00

Give any room a touch of Detroit history with our exclusive “Detroit and Environs” circa 1904 wall map. Features many fascinating details including period borders and landmarks, plus an early illustration of Belle Isle. Printed on archival quality Michigan milled paper. 36″ x 24″. Ships in a protective tube.

Reproduction 1923 Corktown Map

$35.00

This Detroit Mercantile exclusive Corktown map (circa 1923) is perfect for any fan of regional history, Detroit Tigers baseball, Corktown, or Detroit. It features an amazingly detailed representation of early 20th century Corktown, including landmarks such as Navin Field (later Tiger Stadium), Carhartt’s Detroit factory, the Western Market, and Michigan Central Station. Designed and offset printed in Michigan. 36″ x 24″. Ships in a protective tube.

Reproduction Postcards

$10.00

Reproductions of vintage postcards, you will receive a selection of twelve Detroit- and Michigan-themed postcards. Let us choose for you.
Offset printed on linen-textured paper.   3-1/2″ x 5-1/2″

 

Slim Sterling Silver Zippo Lighter

$228.00

Own a rare and elegant piece of iconic American design. This sterling silver-plated slim Zippo is perfect for elegant occasions, as a special gift, or for everyday use. Gift boxed. Lifetime guarantee from Zippo Manufacturing. Made in Bradford, Pennsylvania.

State of Michigan Flag

$65.00

Michigan’s flag was adopted with a simple phrase, “The State Flag shall be blue charged with the arms of the state.” The state flag — Michigan’s third since becoming a state in 1837 — features the coat of arms showing an eagle holding an olive branch and arrows. An elk and a moose support a shield displaying a man standing on a grassy peninsula. The following mottos appear on the coat of arms: E Pluribus Unum (From Many, One), Tuebor (I Will Defend) and Si Quaeris Peninsulam Amoenam Circumspice (If you Seek a Pleasant Peninsula, Look About You).
3′ x 5′ Nylon.

Turbo Flyer

$15.00

The Tait Turbo Flyer is a premium version of the planes that were once for sale at every corner store during summer months. Built of heavier balsa wood, packed in a die-cut cardboard storage case, available in 4 high-performance colors, and assembled by hand in Michigan.
12″ wingspan.

Uncle Goose ABC Wood Blocks

$34.00

A classic tool for teaching children everything from reading to sorting, alphabet blocks have been a staple in homes for many decades. These classic Uncle Goose Alphabet Blocks are made with care from sustainable Michigan basswood. Blocks are embossed and printed with colorful non-toxic inks. Set consists of 28 blocks with four full alphabets, numbers, math symbols, and animals. Available in Classic ABC and Lowercase ABC. Made in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Uncle Goose Nursery Rhyme Block Set

$13.50$37.00

No batteries, no touch screen, no usb ports. These Uncle Goose Nursery Rhyme blocks are just plain cool. Fashioned from 100% sustainable Michigan basswood. Designed and made in Grand Rapids, MI. Available in 9 or 27 block sets.

Uncle Goose Presidential Blocks

$98.00

Ever have trouble remembering all 44 of the United States. Presidents? The set of Presidential Blocks is the perfect learning tool for studying presidential history or even as a great display piece in your home. Each block is dedicated to one president and includes facts about them, such as which order they held office. When all of the blocks are assembled in the correct order, they form the U.S. flag. Made in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Vintage Look Zippo Lighter

$27.50

Take it old school with this USA-made Zippo lighter. Inspired by highly-collectible antique Zippo lighters, this model is likely to become a classic in its own right. Gift boxed. Available in silver or brushed gold. Lifetime guarantee from Zippo Manufacturing. Made in Bradford, Pennsylvania.

Vintage Railroad Keychains

$75.00

These one-of-a-kind keychains are made by artisan blacksmiths and incorporate actual antique railroad keys. Let us choose one for you. Made in Detroit exclusively for the Detroit Mercantile.