Skinner

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Auction 2504

May 12, 2010 2:00PM

05-12-2010 05-13-2010

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA

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Lots

Three 1911 T201 Mecca Cigarettes Double Folder Baseball Cards

Three 1911 T201 Mecca Cigarettes Double Folder Baseball Cards

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$148$125

Three 1911 T201 Mecca Cigarettes Double Folder Baseball Cards, no. 2, John Lapp/John Barry, no. 18, James H. Dygert/J.B. Seymour, and no. 29, Edgar Summers/Hugh Jennings. More ...

Collection of Mostly 1970s-90 Buttons and Ribbons, Two Spanish Bull Fighting   Posters, and a Spanish Menu Poster

Collection of Mostly 1970s-90 Buttons and Ribbons, Two Spanish Bull Fighting Posters, and a Spanish Menu Poster

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$24$20

Collection of Mostly 1970s-90 Buttons and Ribbons, Two Spanish Bull Fighting Posters, and a Spanish Menu Poster, buttons include political. More ...

Three Framed 18th and 19th Century Maps and a Framed Historical Engraving

Three Framed 18th and 19th Century Maps and a Framed Historical Engraving

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$563$475

Three Framed 18th and 19th Century Maps and a Framed Historical Engraving, a hand-colored Plan de la Ville et Faubourg De Paris, a Laurie & Whittle hand-colored New Map of Switzerland, a lithograph More ...

U.S. Navy Gilt-metal Mounted Presentation Sword and Scabbard

U.S. Navy Gilt-metal Mounted Presentation Sword and Scabbard

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

U.S. Navy Gilt-metal Mounted Presentation Sword and Scabbard, W.H. Horstmann & Sons, Philadelphia, wire-wrapped patinated metal grip and etched decorated blade, shagreen scabbard, overall lg. 36 1/2 More ...

Group of Mostly U.S. Military, Political, and Collectible Medals, Buttons, and   Badges

Group of Mostly U.S. Military, Political, and Collectible Medals, Buttons, and Badges

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

Group of Mostly U.S. Military, Political, and Collectible Medals, Buttons, and Badges, including a brass U.S. box plate, twenty-seven U.S. military buttons, a whist marker, a G.A.R. veteran medal, a More ...

Two 1832 U.S. Land Grants

Two 1832 U.S. Land Grants

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$107$90

Two 1832 U.S. Land Grants, secretarially signed for Andrew Jackson, for Owen Dewes, Monroe County, and Abraham Neidigh, Jacob Neidigh, and Mary Neidigh, Wayne County, printed and hand-annotated on More ...

Kodak Retina III C and a Kodak Junior Six-20 Folding Camera

Kodak Retina III C and a Kodak Junior Six-20 Folding Camera

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$71$60

Kodak Retina III C and a Kodak Junior Six-20 Folding Camera, Eastman Kodak Co., Rochester, New York. More ...

Time Inc. September 24, 1936, No. 2 "Rehearsal" Copy for Life   Magazine.

Time Inc. September 24, 1936, No. 2 "Rehearsal" Copy for Life Magazine.

Lot:
8
Unsold
 

Time Inc. September 24, 1936, No. 2 "Rehearsal" Copy for Life Magazine. More ...

J.P. Lindsay Model 1863 U.S. Double Rifle Musket

J.P. Lindsay Model 1863 U.S. Double Rifle Musket

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

J.P. Lindsay Model 1863 U.S. Double Rifle Musket, steel barrel is impressed "Lindsay, Patent'd Oct. 9, 1860," with a walnut stock impressed "A.D.K." and butt plate impressed "US," overall lg. 56 More ...

U.S. Military Brass-mounted Presentation Sword and Scabbard

U.S. Military Brass-mounted Presentation Sword and Scabbard

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$2,844$2,400

U.S. Military Brass-mounted Presentation Sword and Scabbard, wire-wrapped shagreen grip and etched decorated blade, scabbard engraved "Presented to 1st Lieut. Geo. C. Harkness, by the members of More ...

Collection of Military, Civil, Business, and Other Brass and Metal Buttons.

Collection of Military, Civil, Business, and Other Brass and Metal Buttons.

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$415$350

Collection of Military, Civil, Business, and Other Brass and Metal Buttons. More ...

(Ornithology)

(Ornithology)

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$59$50

(Ornithology), Storia Naturale, Naples, 1778, Volume V only, with eleven engraved bird plates, full vellum, 8vo, (worming, spotting, soiling, starting). More ...

Album of European Travel Postcards, Photographs, and Ephemera

Album of European Travel Postcards, Photographs, and Ephemera

Lot:
13
Unsold
 

Album of European Travel Postcards, Photographs, and Ephemera, c. 1935, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, including photographic postcards. More ...

Two Civil War Tintypes

Two Civil War Tintypes

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$444$375

Two Civil War Tintypes, half-plate full-length portrait with studio background depicting an encampment, in gilt mat, (wear); and a sixth-plate portrait, possibly Civil War, of a young man with cross More ...

Large Album of 19th Century Mostly Chromolithograph Trade Cards

Large Album of 19th Century Mostly Chromolithograph Trade Cards

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$593$500

Large Album of 19th Century Mostly Chromolithograph Trade Cards, primarily Salem, Massachusetts and vicinity, comprised of filled pages on both sides of forty-two sheets/pages. More ...

WWI Era Photographic Postcard Studio Portrait of Three Black U.S. Navy Sailors and Complete History of the Colored Soldiers in the W...

WWI Era Photographic Postcard Studio Portrait of Three Black U.S. Navy Sailors and Complete History of the Colored Soldiers in the W...

Lot:
16
Unsold
 

WWI Era Photographic Postcard Studio Portrait of Three Black U.S. Navy Sailors and Complete History of the Colored Soldiers in the World War, the photograph impressed "S.R. Skerritt, 438 Lenox Ave., More ...

Miscellaneous Collection of Mostly 19th Century Autograph Paper

Miscellaneous Collection of Mostly 19th Century Autograph Paper

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$296$250

Miscellaneous Collection of Mostly 19th Century Autograph Paper, including some pamphlets, engravings and other, (must be seen). More ...

Lotte Lehmann Signed Letter

Lotte Lehmann Signed Letter

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$36$30

Lotte Lehmann Signed Letter, dated October 25th, 1959, on personal stationary, typed correspondence regarding inability to provide a copy of the record album of her "Farewell" recital, with More ...

Autographed Major League Baseball Stars Hotel Stationery

Autographed Major League Baseball Stars Hotel Stationery

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$385$325

Autographed Major League Baseball Stars Hotel Stationery, c. 1960, including Smoky Burgess, Frank Malzone, Jim Lemon, Elston Howard, Johnny Romano, Marv Bleeding, Frank Bolling, Bob Cerv, Joel More ...

Group of Assorted Paper Dolls and Twenty-five 1924-25 Issues of Needlepoint   Magazine.

Group of Assorted Paper Dolls and Twenty-five 1924-25 Issues of Needlepoint Magazine.

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$6$5

Group of Assorted Paper Dolls and Twenty-five 1924-25 Issues of Needlepoint Magazine. More ...

Collection of 1940s and 50s Shriner's Circus Related Photographs

Collection of 1940s and 50s Shriner's Circus Related Photographs

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$119$100

Collection of 1940s and 50s Shriner's Circus Related Photographs, some with entertainer's autographs. More ...

Japanese Samurai Sword and Scabbard

Japanese Samurai Sword and Scabbard

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Japanese Samurai Sword and Scabbard, gilt and patinated metal mounted with a cloth-wrapped shagreen grip, lg. 38 1/4 in. More ...

J.D. Salinger, Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour an Introduction

J.D. Salinger, Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour an Introduction

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$71$60

J.D. Salinger, Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour an Introduction, first edition, Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1959, clothbound, with dust jacket. More ...

Harold Edgerton Autographed Proceedings of the Sixth International Congress on

Harold Edgerton Autographed Proceedings of the Sixth International Congress on

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$207$175

Harold Edgerton Autographed Proceedings of the Sixth International Congress on High Speed Photography, H.D. Tjeenk Willink & Zoon, 1963. More ...

Two Framed 19th Century Steel Engraving Portraits and Framed 19th Century Yale   University Medical School Diploma

Two Framed 19th Century Steel Engraving Portraits and Framed 19th Century Yale University Medical School Diploma

Lot:
25
Unsold
 

Two Framed 19th Century Steel Engraving Portraits and Framed 19th Century Yale University Medical School Diploma, the portraits of William Tulley M.D., Vermont Academy of Medicine, and John Hunter More ...

Seven Early Portrait Photographs

Seven Early Portrait Photographs

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$237$200

Seven Early Portrait Photographs, including four daguerreotypes, a miniature circular daguerreotype, an ambrotype, and a tintype, some in partial cases. More ...

Unframed American 20th Century Color Lithograph Side Show Advertising Poster, Kar-Mi Swallows a Loaded Gun Barrel and Shoots a Crack...

Unframed American 20th Century Color Lithograph Side Show Advertising Poster, Kar-Mi Swallows a Loaded Gun Barrel and Shoots a Crack...

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$296$250

Unframed American 20th Century Color Lithograph Side Show Advertising Poster, Kar-Mi Swallows a Loaded Gun Barrel and Shoots a Cracker from a Man's Head, 1914, by the National Printing and More ...

Angling Improv'd

Angling Improv'd

Lot:
27A
Sold for:
$95$80

Angling Improv'd, calfbound, (incomplete). More ...

Two Framed Al Capp Cartoon Illustrations

Two Framed Al Capp Cartoon Illustrations

Lot:
27B
Sold for:
$237$200

Two Framed Al Capp Cartoon Illustrations, If Shminks Fly So Fast Yo' Cain't See 'Em..., serigraph on linen, signed in pencil l.r. and numbered 14/30, and Kung Fu Must Be Done With Love, More ...

Three Boxes of Miscellaneous 18th and 19th Century Papers, Pamphlets, Newspapers, and Ephemera.

Three Boxes of Miscellaneous 18th and 19th Century Papers, Pamphlets, Newspapers, and Ephemera.

Lot:
27C
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Three Boxes of Miscellaneous 18th and 19th Century Papers, Pamphlets, Newspapers, and Ephemera. More ...