Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Auction 3063T

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

02-01-2018 02-12-2018

63 Park Plaza, Boston

Skinner Website
Skinner Website Online

social_share

BP BP

Lots

Round Metal Button Picturing "Wm Jackson" and "J.C. Jackson,"

Round Metal Button Picturing "Wm Jackson" and "J.C. Jackson,"

Lot:
1061
Sold for:
$185$150

Round Metal Button Picturing "Wm Jackson" and "J.C. Jackson," with beaded gold edge. Note: William A. Jackson worked as a coachman and house slave for Jefferson Davis. While working in the More ...

Two Magic Lantern Glass Slides

Two Magic Lantern Glass Slides

Lot:
1062
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Two Magic Lantern Glass Slides, one depicting a slave girl standing in front of a brick building with her arms crossed; the other of a young man in front of a brick building. More ...

Half-plate Tintype Depicting a Man with a Dog

Half-plate Tintype Depicting a Man with a Dog

Lot:
1063
Sold for:
$338$275

Half-plate Tintype Depicting a Man with a Dog, mat stamped "Ball & Thomas/ 120 W.4th.St.Cin.O.," housed in a half case, (not examined out of case). Note: According to the Cincinnati Historical More ...

Four Tintypes Depicting African Americans

Four Tintypes Depicting African Americans

Lot:
1064
Unsold
 

Four Tintypes Depicting African Americans, an African American woman holding a white child; a seated child in a light colored dress; a seated woman; and a small image of a white infant seated with More ...

Four Cased Tintypes and Daguerreotype Depicting Mixed Race Children

Four Cased Tintypes and Daguerreotype Depicting Mixed Race Children

Lot:
1065
Sold for:
$369$300

Four Cased Tintypes and Daguerreotype Depicting Mixed Race Children, 19th century. More ...

Tintype Depicting a Lady with a Book

Tintype Depicting a Lady with a Book

Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$584$475

Tintype Depicting a Lady with a Book, 19th century. More ...

Five Tintypes Depicting Standing African American Men

Five Tintypes Depicting Standing African American Men

Lot:
1067
Unsold
 

Five Tintypes Depicting Standing African American Men, 19th century, (creases, abrasions). More ...

Three Tintypes Depicting Seated African Americans.

Three Tintypes Depicting Seated African Americans.

Lot:
1068
Unsold
 

Three Tintypes Depicting Seated African Americans. More ...

Three Tintypes Depicting Seated African American Men.

Three Tintypes Depicting Seated African American Men.

Lot:
1069
Unsold
 

Three Tintypes Depicting Seated African American Men. More ...

Three Tintypes Depicting African American Men

Three Tintypes Depicting African American Men

Lot:
1070
Sold for:
$172$140

Three Tintypes Depicting African American Men, 19th century. More ...

Eight Tintypes Depicting African American Women

Eight Tintypes Depicting African American Women

Lot:
1071
Sold for:
$111$90

Eight Tintypes Depicting African American Women, 19th century, (abrasions, creases, losses). More ...

Five Photographs and Cabinet Cards Depicting African Americans.

Five Photographs and Cabinet Cards Depicting African Americans.

Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$98$80

Five Photographs and Cabinet Cards Depicting African Americans. More ...

Eight Victorian Cabinet Cards Depicting African Americans

Eight Victorian Cabinet Cards Depicting African Americans

Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$98$80

Eight Victorian Cabinet Cards Depicting African Americans, from studios in Mt. Vernon, Ohio. More ...

Fifteen Victorian Photographs Depicting African Americans.

Fifteen Victorian Photographs Depicting African Americans.

Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$123$100

Fifteen Victorian Photographs Depicting African Americans. More ...

Five Tintypes of African Americans

Five Tintypes of African Americans

Lot:
1075
Unsold
 

Five Tintypes of African Americans, 19th century, one of two children, one of seated man holding a hat and cane, a bust-length view of a young man, and two of seated women. More ...

Six Images of African Americans

Six Images of African Americans

Lot:
1076
Sold for:
$74$60

Six Images of African Americans, four tintypes, a cabinet card, and a cased daguerreotype, (lifting and losses to the daguerreotype). More ...

Archives of the John Boardman, Starbuck, and Folger Families

Archives of the John Boardman, Starbuck, and Folger Families

Lot:
1077
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Archives of the John Boardman, Starbuck, and Folger Families, approximately eighty documents. More ...

1850 Receipt Book for the Ship Castilian

1850 Receipt Book for the Ship Castilian

Lot:
1078
Unsold
 

1850 Receipt Book for the Ship Castilian, trading goods into Liverpool, suede bound, with "RECEIPTS" on the spine. More ...

Cuban Slave Insurance Document

Cuban Slave Insurance Document

Lot:
1079
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Cuban Slave Insurance Document, "LA PROTECTORA. COMPAƑIA GENERAL CUBANA DE SEGUROS MUTUOS SOBRE LA VIDA DE LOS ESCLAVOS," partially printed document, signed in Havana 1858. More ...

Four Pages Extracted from a Printed Folio Volume of State Laws

Four Pages Extracted from a Printed Folio Volume of State Laws

Lot:
1080
Sold for:
$154$125

Four Pages Extracted from a Printed Folio Volume of State Laws, late 18th century, pages 229-232 including "An Act Concerning Indian, Molatto, and Negro Servants, and Slaves," likely taken from an More ...

James Fenimore Cooper Signed Letter to a Gentleman

James Fenimore Cooper Signed Letter to a Gentleman

Lot:
1081
Sold for:
$492$400

James Fenimore Cooper Signed Letter to a Gentleman, c. 1830s, "The Grand Jury have formd a bill against Domingo Joseph Dos Santos for being concerned in fitting out the Brig San Nicholas as a More ...

Two Pairs of Children's Shoes and a Single Shoe

Two Pairs of Children's Shoes and a Single Shoe

Lot:
1082
Unsold
 

Two Pairs of Children's Shoes and a Single Shoe, late 18th/early 19th century. More ...

Woven Splint Basket

Woven Splint Basket

Lot:
1083
Unsold
 

Woven Splint Basket, 19th century, round form with handle. Provenance: Clark Farm, Virginia. More ...

Wooden Band with Bell

Wooden Band with Bell

Lot:
1084
Unsold
 

Wooden Band with Bell, 19th century. More ...

Double-handled Sickle and Wooden Mallet.

Double-handled Sickle and Wooden Mallet.

Lot:
1085
Sold for:
$49$40

Double-handled Sickle and Wooden Mallet. More ...

Woven Splint Basket.

Woven Splint Basket.

Lot:
1085A
Sold for:
$123$100

Woven Splint Basket. More ...

Slave Restraint Wrist Screw with Chain

Slave Restraint Wrist Screw with Chain

Lot:
1086
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Slave Restraint Wrist Screw with Chain, 18th century, in a shadow box frame. More ...

Middle Passage Iron Bilboes or Leg Irons.

Middle Passage Iron Bilboes or Leg Irons.

Lot:
1087
Sold for:
$984$800

Middle Passage Iron Bilboes or Leg Irons. Provenance: Hemingway Gallery, New York. More ...

Wrought Iron Branding Iron.

Wrought Iron Branding Iron.

Lot:
1088
Sold for:
$677$550

Wrought Iron Branding Iron. More ...

Slave Shackles

Slave Shackles

Lot:
1089
Sold for:
$923$750

Slave Shackles, 19th century. More ...