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Auction 3063T

February 1, 2018 12:00PM
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February 12, 2018 12:00PM

02-01-2018 02-12-2018

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Map of George Anson's Voyage, 1740

Map of George Anson's Voyage, 1740

Lot:
1032
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Map of George Anson's Voyage, 1740, charting British Commodore George Anson's 1740-44 voyage around the world; in a folder signed "Thomas Lindsey," apparently the original owner. More ...

Man's Handmade Linen Shirt

Man's Handmade Linen Shirt

Lot:
1033
Sold for:
$185$150

Man's Handmade Linen Shirt, 19th century, "J.M." embroidered on the front. More ...

Calico Wet Nurse Dress

Calico Wet Nurse Dress

Lot:
1034
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Calico Wet Nurse Dress, 19th century, (losses). More ...

Wooden Noisemaker

Wooden Noisemaker

Lot:
1035
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Wooden Noisemaker, late 18th/early 19th century. Provenance: Purchased at auction in Ohio. More ...

Telescope and Stand in Wooden Case

Telescope and Stand in Wooden Case

Lot:
1036
Sold for:
$246$200

Telescope and Stand in Wooden Case, 19th century. More ...

Five Rush-seat Side Chairs and a Black-painted Armed Rocking Chair

Five Rush-seat Side Chairs and a Black-painted Armed Rocking Chair

Lot:
1037
Sold for:
$98$80

Five Rush-seat Side Chairs and a Black-painted Armed Rocking Chair, 19th century. More ...

The Connecticut Courant   Newspaper

The Connecticut Courant Newspaper

Lot:
1038
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The Connecticut Courant Newspaper, October 7, 1799, includes advertisements for "Good St. Croix Rum, Brandy... Havannah [sic] Molasses," etc., (edge chipping, toning, folds). More ...

Stack of Partial and Full Mid-19th Century Newspapers

Stack of Partial and Full Mid-19th Century Newspapers

Lot:
1039
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Stack of Partial and Full Mid-19th Century Newspapers, including National Anti-Slavery Standard, Christian Register, New York Tribune, The Courier, Christian Register, and The Republic, (losses, More ...

Five Issues of The Liberator

Five Issues of The Liberator

Lot:
1040
Sold for:
$523$425

Five Issues of The Liberator, June and February 1846; December 1851; April 1857; and January 1863, (edge chipping, staining, toning, creases, folds and some old taped repairs). More ...

The Marriage of Pocahontas

The Marriage of Pocahontas

Lot:
1040A
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The Marriage of Pocahontas, engraving, framed. More ...

Missionary Ragbaby

Missionary Ragbaby

Lot:
1041
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Missionary Ragbaby, Julia Beecher, Elmira, New York, c. 1900, black stockinette with needle sculpted face, painted eyes and mouth, looped hair, and stitched ears; with extra clothes including two More ...

Painted Cloth Black Male Doll

Painted Cloth Black Male Doll

Lot:
1042
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Painted Cloth Black Male Doll, 19th century, wearing wool jacket, tweed trousers, and felt top hat, 19 1/2 in. More ...

Painted Black Wooden Finger Puppet

Painted Black Wooden Finger Puppet

Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$277$225

Painted Black Wooden Finger Puppet, 19th century, cloth body, handmade clothes. More ...

Carved and Painted Articulated Figure of a Black Man on a Horse

Carved and Painted Articulated Figure of a Black Man on a Horse

Lot:
1044
Sold for:
$148$120

Carved and Painted Articulated Figure of a Black Man on a Horse, late 19th/early 20th century, felt pants and horse blanket. More ...

Large Black Cloth Dolls

Large Black Cloth Dolls

Lot:
1045
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Large Black Cloth Dolls, a man and a woman, with sewn facial features, handmade coordinated outfits. More ...

Two Large Black Stockinette Dolls

Two Large Black Stockinette Dolls

Lot:
1046
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Two Large Black Stockinette Dolls, height to 20 1/2 inches. More ...

Cloth Izannah Walker-style Art Doll

Cloth Izannah Walker-style Art Doll

Lot:
1047
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Cloth Izannah Walker-style Art Doll, with plaid dress. More ...

Three Black Baby Dolls

Three Black Baby Dolls

Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$135$110

Three Black Baby Dolls, 20th century. More ...

Carved and Painted Articulated Clockwork Doll

Carved and Painted Articulated Clockwork Doll

Lot:
1049
Sold for:
$123$100

Carved and Painted Articulated Clockwork Doll, (tears to clothing). More ...

Pair of Painted and Articulated Clockwork Dolls

Pair of Painted and Articulated Clockwork Dolls

Lot:
1050
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Pair of Painted and Articulated Clockwork Dolls, 19th century, (damage). More ...

Two Black Cloth Dolls and a Civil War-era Letter

Two Black Cloth Dolls and a Civil War-era Letter

Lot:
1051
Sold for:
$400$325

Two Black Cloth Dolls and a Civil War-era Letter, mid-19th century, the letter from a "James M. King, Co. E., 52nd Reg. Banks Division N.Y.," to his friend Dora, January 17, 1863. More ...

Walnut Folding Campaign Chair

Walnut Folding Campaign Chair

Lot:
1052
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Walnut Folding Campaign Chair, mid-19th century. More ...

Twenty-one Trade Tokens, Love Tokens, Civil War Tokens, Commemorative Tokens, and Coins

Twenty-one Trade Tokens, Love Tokens, Civil War Tokens, Commemorative Tokens, and Coins

Lot:
1053
Sold for:
$123$100

Twenty-one Trade Tokens, Love Tokens, Civil War Tokens, Commemorative Tokens, and Coins, including a "Saratoga" 12.5 cents, a "Dix," a "D.B. Smith & Co.," and an "Army & Navy." More ...

1862 Confederate $100 Note

1862 Confederate $100 Note

Lot:
1054
Sold for:
$86$70

1862 Confederate $100 Note, T39, Cr. 290, approximately F. More ...

1788 Barbados Penny

1788 Barbados Penny

Lot:
1055
Sold for:
$160$130

1788 Barbados Penny, approximately VF/XF. More ...

1875 Battle of Lexington Centennial Commemorative White Metal Medal

1875 Battle of Lexington Centennial Commemorative White Metal Medal

Lot:
1056
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1875 Battle of Lexington Centennial Commemorative White Metal Medal, HK-18. More ...

Sixteen Coins

Sixteen Coins

Lot:
1057
Sold for:
$62$50

Sixteen Coins, including four 1946 Booker T. Washington commemorative half dollars, two 1952 Washington/Carver commemorative half dollars, a 1958-D Franklin half dollar, eight ancient mostly Islamic More ...

Scene Before the Theatre at Natchez

Scene Before the Theatre at Natchez

Lot:
1058
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Scene Before the Theatre at Natchez, "drawn and etched by A. Hervieu," 4 1/2 x 6 1/2 in., framed, (not examined out of frame). More ...

Two Framed Lithographs

Two Framed Lithographs

Lot:
1059
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Two Framed Lithographs, News From Home, depicting sailors reading letters; and Who Pays His Debts Grows Rich (in French), depicting President Jackson in military uniform collecting money from the More ...

Thomas Brown Cornell (American, 1937-2012)   Drypoint Etching of Frederick Douglass

Thomas Brown Cornell (American, 1937-2012) Drypoint Etching of Frederick Douglass

Lot:
1060
Sold for:
$185$150

Thomas Brown Cornell (American, 1937-2012) Drypoint Etching of Frederick Douglass, c. 1965, signed lower right, 5 1/8 x 4 in., framed. More ...