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Large Jose Formoso Reyes Nantucket Purse

Large Jose Formoso Reyes Nantucket Purse

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
139
Estimate:
$2,500 - $3,500

Large Jose Formoso Reyes Nantucket Purse, Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1969, the lid with ivory profile of Nantucket Island decorated with engrave sperm whale, gull, and fish, mounted on an ebony More ...

Jose Formoso Reyes Nantucket Purse

Jose Formoso Reyes Nantucket Purse

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
140
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Jose Formoso Reyes Nantucket Purse, Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1962, the lid decorated with an ivory gull on an ebony plaque, swing-arm handle, ht. 5 1/4, wd. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Five Sailor-made Objects

Five Sailor-made Objects

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
175
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Five Sailor-made Objects, 19th century, a whale ivory letter opener, whistle, pick/whimsy, folding pick, and a fid with ebony shaft and whale top, lg. to 9 1/2 in. More ...

Six Snuff Boxes

Six Snuff Boxes

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
522
Estimate:
$200 - $400

Six Snuff Boxes, 19th century, a pressed horn box with an image titled "Bonaparte a Toulon," a birch bark box with a pressed image of a girl and cat on the lid, a small burl box, a small turned More ...

19th Century Mahogany Microscope Slide Chest

19th Century Mahogany Microscope Slide Chest

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
224
Estimate:
$200 - $250

19th Century Mahogany Microscope Slide Chest, thirteen graduated interior velvet-lined bottom drawers with ebony handles, and dividers, hinged door, and brass bail handle, ht. 18 3/4 in. More ...

W. & S. Jones Improved Botanical or Universal Pocket Microscope

W. & S. Jones Improved Botanical or Universal Pocket Microscope

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
233
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

W. & S. Jones Improved Botanical or Universal Pocket Microscope, first quarter 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with manual stage, three objectives, lens, and mirror all mounted to a square More ...

18th Century Ebony Octant

18th Century Ebony Octant

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
275
Estimate:
$400 - $600

18th Century Ebony Octant, possibly South Carolina, 16-in. ebony frame with brass index arm engraved "William Goff/Geo Sonns 1782/ So. Carol." horizon mirror, sunshades, pinnula, and lower scale More ...

D. Eggert & Son Ebony Octant

D. Eggert & Son Ebony Octant

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
279
Estimate:
$150 - $250

D. Eggert & Son Ebony Octant, New York, 19th century, engraved ivory scale reading 0-105, brass index arm with thumbscrew lock down, vernier from 0-20, sighting pinnula, mirror magnifier, sunshades, More ...

Cane Presented to Captain F.A. Stitzer, Pennsylvania National Guard

Cane Presented to Captain F.A. Stitzer, Pennsylvania National Guard

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1249
Estimate:
$200 - $400

Cane Presented to Captain F.A. Stitzer, Pennsylvania National Guard, c. 1870s, ebony cane with gold handle with foliate designs, engraved on the top "To/Capt. F.A. Stitzer/FROM/Co. K," ht. 37 1/4 More ...

18kt Gold and Ebony Pendant

18kt Gold and Ebony Pendant

Auction:
3055T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 12, 2017
Lot:
1287
Unsold
 

18kt Gold and Ebony Pendant, designed as a crowned head, lg. 1 1/4 in. More ...

Carved and Turned Whale Ivory Jagging Wheel

Carved and Turned Whale Ivory Jagging Wheel

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
262
Sold for:
$800$650

Carved and Turned Whale Ivory Jagging Wheel, America, 19th century, with ribbed and spiral-carved sections separated by ebony bands, with two-tined fork, zigzag wheel, and ring terminal, lg. 8 1/4 More ...

Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse

Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Nantucket Friendship Basket Purse, Jose Formoso Reyes, Nantucket, Massachusetts, c. 1960s, oval with hinged lid centering an ebony plaque with carved ivory gull, bentwood swing handle, the bottom More ...

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Knob-top Cane

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Knob-top Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1160
Sold for:
$277$225

Whale Ivory and Whalebone Knob-top Cane, 19th century, turned knob with ebony spacer and round whalebone shaft, lg. 35 1/4 in. More ...

Whale Ivory and Mahogany Eagle Head Cane

Whale Ivory and Mahogany Eagle Head Cane

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1179
Sold for:
$584$475

Whale Ivory and Mahogany Eagle Head Cane, America, 20th century, carved whale ivory eagle head and ebony top, with whalebone spacers on a mahogany shaft with whalebone tip, lg. 35 3/4 in. More ...

Spencer, Browning & Rust 12-inch Ebony Octant

Spencer, Browning & Rust 12-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1496
Unsold
 

Spencer, Browning & Rust 12-inch Ebony Octant, London, 19th century, engraved bone scale reading from 0-95 with initials 'SBR' in the center, brass index arm, vernier marked 0-20, and thumbscrew, More ...

Ebony Log

Ebony Log

Auction:
3007B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2017
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$615$500

Ebony Log, dia. 7, ht. 16 in., weight 27.4 lbs. Provenance: The estate of Randy L. Steenburgen. More ...

Nine Ebony Boards

Nine Ebony Boards

Auction:
3007B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2017
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$277$225

Nine Ebony Boards, weight 12.2 lbs. Provenance: The estate of Randy L. Steenburgen. More ...

Fifteen Ebony Boards

Fifteen Ebony Boards

Auction:
3007B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2017
Lot:
290
Sold for:
$738$600

Fifteen Ebony Boards, weight 57.2 lbs. Provenance: The estate of Randy L. Steenburgen. More ...

Ebony Offcuts

Ebony Offcuts

Auction:
3007B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2017
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$148$120

Ebony Offcuts, weight 27.6 lbs. Provenance: The estate of Randy L. Steenburgen. More ...

Seven Ebony Boards

Seven Ebony Boards

Auction:
3007B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2017
Lot:
292
Sold for:
$400$325

Seven Ebony Boards, weight 19.4 lbs. Provenance: The estate of Randy L. Steenburgen. More ...

Standard Box Skeleton Clock by Ithaca Calendar Clock Company

Standard Box Skeleton Clock by Ithaca Calendar Clock Company

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$7,073$5,750

Standard Box Skeleton Clock by Ithaca Calendar Clock Company, Ithaca, New York, c. 1870, carved swag-decorated finial atop the walnut case with ebony trim, and arched-top glass case panels, roman More ...

Marquetry Miniature Burl Walnut Longcase Clock

Marquetry Miniature Burl Walnut Longcase Clock

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$3,936$3,200

Marquetry Miniature Burl Walnut Longcase Clock, England, late 19th century, a pillow-mold flat-top case with barleytwist columns flanking the square glazed door, 7-in. square brass roman numeral More ...

Spencer Browning & Rust 10-inch Brass Bridge Sextant

Spencer Browning & Rust 10-inch Brass Bridge Sextant

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
344
Unsold
 

Spencer Browning & Rust 10-inch Brass Bridge Sextant, London, 19th century, the pierced frame with an upper bridge, silvered scale from 0-140 and marked Spencer Browning & Rust, London, sliding More ...

J.D. Potter Anodized Brass Sextant

J.D. Potter Anodized Brass Sextant

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$492$400

J.D. Potter Anodized Brass Sextant, London, mid-19th century, brass arc with silvered scale marked 0-160, pierced frame engraved Potter London, index arm with vernier, magnifier, and thumbscrew, More ...

19th Century Cased Brass and Steel Drafting Set

19th Century Cased Brass and Steel Drafting Set

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$123$100

19th Century Cased Brass and Steel Drafting Set, probably England, ebony-trimmed, veneered, hinged case with fitted interior, removable velvet-lined tray containing eleven instruments, box lg. 8 1/4 More ...

Two Ebony Boxed Octants

Two Ebony Boxed Octants

Auction:
2997T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1877
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Ebony Boxed Octants, 19th century, both with horizon mirror, sunshades, and brass index arm with vernier scale, one marked "Walker Liverpool," with retail label reading in part "Chas C. More ...

Carved Soapstone Chop

Carved Soapstone Chop

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$123$100

Carved Soapstone Chop, China, octagonal, surmounted with a coiled dragon, the body decorated with an incised landscape and a poem, orange stone with yellow matrix, ht. 6 5/8 in. Provenance: The More ...

Carved Fist Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Carved Fist Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Carved Fist Whale Ivory and Whalebone Cane, 19th century, the knob separated from the shaft with an ebony spacer, the shaft in three twist-carved sections, and a braided baleen sailor's knot, lg. 38 More ...

Whalebone Yardstick

Whalebone Yardstick

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$584$475

Whalebone Yardstick, 19th century, rectangular with beaded edges and ebony graduation dots for half-, quarter-, and eighth-yard increments, lg. 36 in. More ...

Carved Whale Ivory and Mahogany Cane

Carved Whale Ivory and Mahogany Cane

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$923$750

Carved Whale Ivory and Mahogany Cane, 19th century, octagonal faceted knob with inlaid ebony dots and banding, mahogany spacers and tapered mahogany shaft, lg. 33 5/8 in. More ...