Skinner

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Auction 2509

August 14, 2010 3:00PM

08-14-2010 08-15-2010

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA

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Portrait Miniature of a Young Woman in Profile

Portrait Miniature of a Young Woman in Profile

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$563$475

Portrait Miniature of a Young Woman in Profile, Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884), unsigned, watercolor on paper, c. 1830, 4 x 3 1/2 in., in an eglomise mat and period frame. Condition: The More ...

Six Framed Hollow-cut Silhouettes

Six Framed Hollow-cut Silhouettes

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$474$400

Six Framed Hollow-cut Silhouettes, America, late 18th/early 19th century, three of gentlemen: one by William Bache (1771-1845), with gouache and ink details, embossed "BACHE'S PATENT" mark under More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portrait of a Little Girl Wearing a Blue Dress in a Landscape.

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Little Girl Wearing a Blue Dress in a Landscape.

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$415$350

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Little Girl Wearing a Blue Dress in a Landscape. Unsigned. Watercolor on thin card, 6 7/8 x 5 3/8 in., in a period molded giltwood frame. Condition: More ...

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman in Profile

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman in Profile

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$356$300

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman in Profile, American School, 19th Century, unsigned, watercolor on paper, 4 1/8 x 3 5/8 in., in a period mahogany veneer frame. Condition: Creases with associated More ...

Lot of Two Works on Paper: W. Plummer (American, ac. Early 19th Century), Portrait of Young Joseph Fairchild Underwood Wearing a Bl...

Lot of Two Works on Paper: W. Plummer (American, ac. Early 19th Century), Portrait of Young Joseph Fairchild Underwood Wearing a Bl...

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$237$200

Lot of Two Works on Paper: W. Plummer (American, ac. Early 19th Century), Portrait of Young Joseph Fairchild Underwood Wearing a Black Coat, signed and dated "W. Plummer 1831" l.r., subject More ...

Two Carved and Painted Wooden Shorebird Figures

Two Carved and Painted Wooden Shorebird Figures

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Two Carved and Painted Wooden Shorebird Figures, America, early to mid-20th century, a sandpiper and a New Jersey black-bellied plover, with original paint, mounted on wooden bases, (minor paint More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portrait of a Boy Wearing a Red Dress, Playing with a Hoop.

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Boy Wearing a Red Dress, Playing with a Hoop.

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Boy Wearing a Red Dress, Playing with a Hoop. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 44 1/2 x 30 1/4 in., in a later molded giltwood frame. Condition: Relined, More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portrait of a Gentleman Holding a Map.

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Gentleman Holding a Map.

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Gentleman Holding a Map. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, c. 1840, 29 3/4 x 25 in., in an ornate period gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Relined, stable More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portrait of a Woman Wearing a Bonnet Adorned with Flowers.

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Woman Wearing a Bonnet Adorned with Flowers.

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$1,007$850

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Woman Wearing a Bonnet Adorned with Flowers. Unsigned. Oil on wood panel, 27 1/2 x 20 1/4 in., in a later molded giltwood frame. Condition: Panel More ...

Pewter Flagon, Chalice, and Deep Dish

Pewter Flagon, Chalice, and Deep Dish

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$504$425

Pewter Flagon, Chalice, and Deep Dish, America, late 18th/early 19th century, a tapered cylindrical-form flagon with molded fillet, scroll handle with molded thumbpiece, unmarked, but according to a More ...

Two Pewter Teapots

Two Pewter Teapots

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$563$475

Two Pewter Teapots, America, early 19th century, one by George Richardson, Cranston, Rhode Island, 1828-45, with hinged domed lid, "G. RICHARDSON" maker's mark in a rectangle on the base; and a More ...

Five Pewter Items

Five Pewter Items

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$474$400

Five Pewter Items, America, 19th century, a water pitcher by Henry Homan, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1847-64, a pair of whale oil lamps by Freeman Porter, Westbrook, Maine, 1835-60s; an unmarked basin and More ...

Pewter Deep Dish

Pewter Deep Dish

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$770$650

Pewter Deep Dish, Joseph Danforth, Middletown, Connecticut, 1780-88, the dish with single reeded brim, lion in gateway touchmark and four hallmarks, (Laughlin 377 and 378), (scratches and pitting), More ...

Samuel Danforth Pewter Deep Dish

Samuel Danforth Pewter Deep Dish

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$652$550

Samuel Danforth Pewter Deep Dish, Samuel Danforth, Hartford, Connecticut, 1795-1816, the dish with single reeded brim, oval eagle touchmark and four hallmarks, (Laughlin 396 and 397), (scratches and More ...

Two Boardman & Co. Pewter Plates

Two Boardman & Co. Pewter Plates

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$563$475

Two Boardman & Co. Pewter Plates, Thomas Danforth Boardman, New York, 19th century, the plates with single reeded brims, circular eagle touchmark with "BOARDMAN & Co./NEW YORK," (minor pitting, More ...

Two Pewter Plates

Two Pewter Plates

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$770$650

Two Pewter Plates, America, late 18th century, the plates with single reeded brims, one made by John Skinner, Boston, with "LONDON" scroll touchmark, the other made by John Andrew Brunstrom, More ...

Six Pewter Items

Six Pewter Items

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$356$300

Six Pewter Items, America and England, late 18th to early 19th century, a teapot with domed hinged lid and curved neck by George Richardson, Cranston, Rhode Island, 1828-45, "G. RICHARDSON" maker's More ...

Pewter Coffeepot

Pewter Coffeepot

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$415$350

Pewter Coffeepot, Eben Smith, Beverly, Massachusetts, 1841-56, lighthouse-form coffeepot with hinged domed lid with wooden finial, reeded band and black-painted cast pewter handle, maker's mark More ...

Two Pewter Chargers

Two Pewter Chargers

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$770$650

Two Pewter Chargers, Edward Leapidge, and Henry Hammerton, London, early 18th century, the chargers with single reeded brims, (scattered pitting, scratches, and dents), dia. 18 in. More ...

Six Pewter Plates

Six Pewter Plates

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$296$250

Six Pewter Plates, Townsend & Compton, London, 1801-11, the plates with single reeded brims, dia. 8 in. More ...

Two Pewter Chargers

Two Pewter Chargers

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$415$350

Two Pewter Chargers, Edgar Curtis and Samuel Ellis, England, 18th century, the chargers with single reeded brim, dia. 15 in. More ...

Four Pewter Deep Dishes

Four Pewter Deep Dishes

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$267$225

Four Pewter Deep Dishes, Samuel Cocks, London, c. 1819, with smooth brims and hammered booges, the brims inscribed "R.B.B./1828," dia. 9 1/2 in. More ...

Two Pewter Pitchers and a Flagon

Two Pewter Pitchers and a Flagon

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Two Pewter Pitchers and a Flagon, England or America, early 19th century, unmarked vessels, two pitchers with bulbous bodies and hinged domed lids, the smaller is monogrammed; the flagon with hinged More ...

Nine Pewter Items

Nine Pewter Items

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$267$225

Nine Pewter Items, England and/or America, late 18th to 19th century, six small footed bowls, one marked "James Dixon & Sons Sheffield"; a master salt, unmarked; a small footed cup, unmarked; and an More ...

Two Pewter Chargers

Two Pewter Chargers

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$415$350

Two Pewter Chargers, England, early 18th century, the chargers with smooth brims, (scattered pitting, scratches, and dents), dia. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Thirteen Pewter Items

Thirteen Pewter Items

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$356$300

Thirteen Pewter Items, England, late 18th/early 19th century, two warming dishes, six plates, an oval platter, three measures (half-pint, pint, and quart), and a mustard pot, ht. 2-6 1/2, dia. 8 More ...

Five Pewter Mugs and a Chalice

Five Pewter Mugs and a Chalice

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$267$225

Five Pewter Mugs and a Chalice, probably England, 19th century, three pint mugs and two half-pint mugs with molded bases and double scroll handles, one pint mug with "SANDERS & SONS LONDON" mark, More ...

Six Pewter Pint Mugs

Six Pewter Pint Mugs

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$563$475

Six Pewter Pint Mugs, England, 19th century, with molded bases and double-scroll handles, two are monogrammed, (pitting, scratches, and dents), ht. 4 5/8-5 in. More ...

Eleven Graduating Pewter Measures

Eleven Graduating Pewter Measures

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$652$550

Eleven Graduating Pewter Measures, England, early 19th century, assembled set of baluster-form measures, the three largest with marks for James Yates, a small measure marked "HARRY MASON More ...

"Speaking Dog" Cast Iron Mechanical Bank

"Speaking Dog" Cast Iron Mechanical Bank

Lot:
30
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"Speaking Dog" Cast Iron Mechanical Bank, Shepard Hardware Co., Buffalo, New York, "Pat. July 14, 1885," with a girl in a red dress, and a brown dog, rectangular coin trap, on a maroon base, More ...