Skinner

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Auction 2404

April 16, 2008 5:00PM

04-16-2008 04-17-2008

Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA

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Nine Cased Early Portrait Photographs

Nine Cased Early Portrait Photographs

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$267$225

Nine Cased Early Portrait Photographs, including two daguerreotypes, five tintypes, and two others. More ...

Album with a Collection of Civil War Era Cartes de Visite

Album with a Collection of Civil War Era Cartes de Visite

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

Album with a Collection of Civil War Era Cartes de Visite, including Lincoln, Sewards, Union Generals and officers including Halleck, Ricketts, Crawford, McDowell, Morris, Mallory, Corcoran, Porter, More ...

Three 19th/Early 20th Century Circus Performers' Cartes de Visite

Three 19th/Early 20th Century Circus Performers' Cartes de Visite

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$71$60

Three 19th/Early 20th Century Circus Performers' Cartes de Visite, an albino family, Tom Thumb family, and an L. Mulot, Paris, mustachioed woman. More ...

Four Framed Prints of Babies and Children and a Pair of Framed Gladys T. Gibbs   Hand-colored Sketches

Four Framed Prints of Babies and Children and a Pair of Framed Gladys T. Gibbs Hand-colored Sketches

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$12$10

Four Framed Prints of Babies and Children and a Pair of Framed Gladys T. Gibbs Hand-colored Sketches, one print by Annie Benson Muller, Just a Little Dream, and the pair Three's a Crowd and Duckin' More ...

Painted Cast Iron Mammy Figure with Basket

Painted Cast Iron Mammy Figure with Basket

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$207$175

Painted Cast Iron Mammy Figure with Basket, ht. 5 in. More ...

1949 Boston Red Sox Team Autographed Baseball

1949 Boston Red Sox Team Autographed Baseball

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$356$300

1949 Boston Red Sox Team Autographed Baseball, Joe McCarthy, (STAMPED)Ted Williams, Joe Dobson, Tex Hughson, Mel Parnell, Dom DiMaggio, Birdie Tebbetts, Lou Stringer, Earl Johnson, Bill Hitchcock, More ...

Group of Assorted Collectible Metal Items

Group of Assorted Collectible Metal Items

Lot:
7A
Sold for:
$563$475

Group of Assorted Collectible Metal Items, including a chain with six coins and medals, a 1915 GAR Encampment souvenir canteen, two oil lamps, pressed eagle and shield plaque, Hotel Moderne-Paris More ...

President William McKinley, Jr. Clipped Autograph.

President William McKinley, Jr. Clipped Autograph.

Lot:
7B
Sold for:
$36$30

President William McKinley, Jr. Clipped Autograph. More ...

Art  Deco "Doctors Health Scale" Enameled Metal Coin-op Standing Floor Scale

Art Deco "Doctors Health Scale" Enameled Metal Coin-op Standing Floor Scale

Lot:
7C
Sold for:
$41$35

Art Deco "Doctors Health Scale" Enameled Metal Coin-op Standing Floor Scale, ht. 46 in. More ...

Group of 18th-20th Century Ephemera and Collectibles

Group of 18th-20th Century Ephemera and Collectibles

Lot:
7D
Sold for:
$107$90

Group of 18th-20th Century Ephemera and Collectibles, including photographs, some depicting children at a Christmas tree and organization members, chromolithograph cards, prints, certificate, More ...

David Ben-Gurion Signed Print of the Proclamation of Israeli Independence

David Ben-Gurion Signed Print of the Proclamation of Israeli Independence

Lot:
7E
Sold for:
$237$200

David Ben-Gurion Signed Print of the Proclamation of Israeli Independence, framed. More ...

Group of Auction Related Reference Books and Catalogs

Group of Auction Related Reference Books and Catalogs

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$89$75

Group of Auction Related Reference Books and Catalogs, including Sotheby's, Art at Auction 1973-1974, Andy Warhol Collection catalog set, Christie's review 1988, 1989, and 1991. More ...

Mid-20th Century Chromolithograph Railroad Calendar and Poster

Mid-20th Century Chromolithograph Railroad Calendar and Poster

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$148$125

Mid-20th Century Chromolithograph Railroad Calendar and Poster, a 1950 Pennsylvania Railroad calendar, illustrated by Grif Teller and a See Railroads on Parade at the New York World's Fair 1940 More ...

Six Framed Lithograph 1911-1916 Fraternal Certificates

Six Framed Lithograph 1911-1916 Fraternal Certificates

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$119$100

Six Framed Lithograph 1911-1916 Fraternal Certificates, regarding Levi Willcutt, Nobles of the Mystic Shrine, Royal Arch, Royal and Select Masters, Order Knights Templar, Free-Masons, and Grand More ...

Victorian Die-cut Scrap Album

Victorian Die-cut Scrap Album

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$95$80

Victorian Die-cut Scrap Album, in an embossed cloth binding, themes including Native American Indians, animals, flowers, and children. More ...

Collection of 18th-20th Century Works

Collection of 18th-20th Century Works

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$59$50

Collection of 18th-20th Century Works, including leather bound titles and sets, Pope's Works, five vols.;Tennyson's Poetical Works, six vols.; Longfellow;Spectator, ten vols.; 1838 Book of Gems; More ...

Italy Illustrated   and Deux Transcriptions d'apres Rossini pour le Piano,   F. Liszt

Italy Illustrated and Deux Transcriptions d'apres Rossini pour le Piano, F. Liszt

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$59$50

Italy Illustrated and Deux Transcriptions d'apres Rossini pour le Piano, F. Liszt, respectively 1880, D. Appleton & Co., New York, embossed leather-bound; and 19th century, Schott, embossed More ...

Two Large Early Light Bulbs.

Two Large Early Light Bulbs.

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$12$10

Two Large Early Light Bulbs. More ...

Brass Telescope with Wooden Tripod Base

Brass Telescope with Wooden Tripod Base

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$178$150

Brass Telescope with Wooden Tripod Base, (imperfections, threads stripped). More ...

Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Rowlux and Mixed Media, Tristan and Isolde, Le Philtre   D'Amour

Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Rowlux and Mixed Media, Tristan and Isolde, Le Philtre D'Amour

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Rowlux and Mixed Media, Tristan and Isolde, Le Philtre D'Amour, c. 1972, 251/500, Rowland Development Corp., with artist signed certificate of authenticity, gallery name on More ...

Four 18th and 19th Century European Titles

Four 18th and 19th Century European Titles

Lot:
17A
Sold for:
$237$200

Four 18th and 19th Century European Titles, including Faust, 1829; Pensees de Monsieur Le Comte D'Oxenstirn, 1841; Almanach, 1740; and a German language theological volume in copper-mounted tooled More ...

Gallery of Contemporary Art

Gallery of Contemporary Art

Lot:
17B
Sold for:
$178$150

Gallery of Contemporary Art, 1894, Gebbe & Co., Philadelphia, 1/500 Imperial tinted edition, gilt leather bound. More ...

Woman in French Art

Woman in French Art

Lot:
17C
Sold for:
$95$80

Woman in French Art, D. Appleton and Co., New York and London, 47/200, vol. 1-8. More ...

Three Titles

Three Titles

Lot:
17D
Sold for:
$47$40

Three Titles, Peterson's Magazine, 1871; Progress of Archeology, Casson, 1934; Curiosities of Literature, D'Israeli, c. 1880. More ...

Thirteen Book Titles Related to Boston and Vicinity.

Thirteen Book Titles Related to Boston and Vicinity.

Lot:
17E
Sold for:
$12$10

Thirteen Book Titles Related to Boston and Vicinity. More ...

Collection of Mostly Early 20th Century Postcards

Collection of Mostly Early 20th Century Postcards

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$385$325

Collection of Mostly Early 20th Century Postcards, including Boston, North Shore, Cape Cod, the Berkshires, New England, New York, New Jersey, Kentucky, Florida, Europe, Egypt, etc. More ...

Picturesque America   and Picturesque Europe

Picturesque America and Picturesque Europe

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$504$425

Picturesque America and Picturesque Europe, respectively, 1872, D. Appleton & Co., New York, vol. I-II; 1879, D. Appleton & Co., New York, vol. I-III, both sets with gilt leather binding. More ...

Early 20th Century Scrap Rebus Puzzle Book.

Early 20th Century Scrap Rebus Puzzle Book.

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$107$90

Early 20th Century Scrap Rebus Puzzle Book. More ...

National Cash Register Co. Wood Grain Metal Cash Register

National Cash Register Co. Wood Grain Metal Cash Register

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$36$30

National Cash Register Co. Wood Grain Metal Cash Register, Dayton, Ohio, with milk glass surface panel, fifteen keys, including 5, 15, 25, 35, 50, 70, 90, $1, 80, 60, 40, 30, 20, 10, and "no sale," More ...

Brass Search Light

Brass Search Light

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$593$500

Brass Search Light, Francis Search Light, England, with brass mounts and wooden tripod base. More ...