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Auction 2726M

May 15, 2014 10:00AM

05-15-2014 05-15-2014

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Lots

Peterson, Roger Tory (1908-1996) A Field Guide to the Birds

Peterson, Roger Tory (1908-1996) A Field Guide to the Birds

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$49$40

Peterson, Roger Tory (1908-1996) A Field Guide to the Birds, first edition. More ...

Asian Export Carved Giltwood Floor Lamp

Asian Export Carved Giltwood Floor Lamp

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$277$225

Asian Export Carved Giltwood Floor Lamp, 1920-30s, the arched stand carved with leaftips and vines, on four scrolled feet, ht. 59 1/2 in. More ...

Tekke Rug

Tekke Rug

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$98$80

Tekke Rug, West Turkestan, 20th century, (some selvage damage, missing kilim border at bottom), 3 ft. 5 in. x 3 ft. 1 in. More ...

Large Copper and Brass Vessel

Large Copper and Brass Vessel

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$185$150

Large Copper and Brass Vessel, 19th century, with brass lion-mask handles and paw feet, (imperfections), ht. 15, wd. 23 3/4, dp. 18 3/4 in. More ...

Inlaid Hardwood Worktable

Inlaid Hardwood Worktable

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$338$275

Inlaid Hardwood Worktable, the rectangular lift-top with inlaid conch medallion over an upholstered bag, on square tapering legs joined by an X-stretcher base, ht. 29 3/4, wd. 15 1/2, dp. 12 1/4 More ...

Mission Oak Desk and Chair

Mission Oak Desk and Chair

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$185$150

Mission Oak Desk and Chair, 20th century, the desk with rectangular top, single drawer, and trestle base, ht. to 37 1/2, wd. to 46, dp. to 27 3/4 in. More ...

Brass-bound One-drawer Medical Chest

Brass-bound One-drawer Medical Chest

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$338$275

Brass-bound One-drawer Medical Chest, 19th century, outfitted into a silver chest by Towle, with paper label on interior of lid, reading "A.J. Colby/Ship's Druggist...," ht. 10 1/4, wd. 20 3/4, dp. More ...

Haviland Hand-painted Fish Set

Haviland Hand-painted Fish Set

Lot:
8
Unsold
 

Haviland Hand-painted Fish Set, late 19th century, fifteen square plates, a long rectangular platter, a sauceboat, and an underplate, each with gilt trim and fish or amphibian decoration, ht. to 3 More ...

Lava Glaze Mid-century Table Lamp

Lava Glaze Mid-century Table Lamp

Lot:
9
Unsold
 

Lava Glaze Mid-century Table Lamp, ht. 30 1/4, dia. 8 in. More ...

Gaetano Mormile (Italian, 1839-1890)      Boy with Turkeys

Gaetano Mormile (Italian, 1839-1890) Boy with Turkeys

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$492$400

Gaetano Mormile (Italian, 1839-1890) Boy with Turkeys, 1896, signed u.l., dated l.r., watercolor on paper, sight size 19 5/8 x 11 in., framed (under glass); sold with two additional framed works: More ...

French Briquet and a Hand-colored Engraving

French Briquet and a Hand-colored Engraving

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$62$50

French Briquet and a Hand-colored Engraving, briquet stamped "W & C" and "1523" with a shield on the reverse side, engraving with paper label affixed to back reading "The Army and Navy of the United More ...

Japanese Katana and Lacquered Wood Scabbard

Japanese Katana and Lacquered Wood Scabbard

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$369$300

Japanese Katana and Lacquered Wood Scabbard, 20th century, with ray skin grip and intact hilt binding, blade lg. 15 3/4, overall lg. 23 in. More ...

Burl Walnut Victor Victrola VV-XVI with Classical Records

Burl Walnut Victor Victrola VV-XVI with Classical Records

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$492$400

Burl Walnut Victor Victrola VV-XVI with Classical Records, serial no. 29185C, with crank, additional needles, and records, including Schubert, in six parts, and the music of George Gershwin, ht. 47 More ...

Twenty Royal Commemorative Items

Twenty Royal Commemorative Items

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$246$200

Twenty Royal Commemorative Items, a cup with gilt lion-masks honoring the birth of Prince William, a pitcher with purple ground and gilt trim depicting King George V and Queen Mary, and a Mason's More ...

Three-panel Giltwood Screen and a Small Walnut Firescreen

Three-panel Giltwood Screen and a Small Walnut Firescreen

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$584$475

Three-panel Giltwood Screen and a Small Walnut Firescreen, the giltwood screen with carved ribbon and festoon crestings over silk embroidered tablets, the firescreen with kidney-shaped beveled glass More ...

Pair of Molded Plastic Graphic Handkerchief Vases

Pair of Molded Plastic Graphic Handkerchief Vases

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$123$100

Pair of Molded Plastic Graphic Handkerchief Vases, with a black and red geometric design on a white field, ht. 9 1/4, dia. 11 1/4 in. More ...

Framed Continental Porcelain Portrait Plaque

Framed Continental Porcelain Portrait Plaque

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$492$400

Framed Continental Porcelain Portrait Plaque, 19th/20th century, plaque depicting a mother and daughter, set in a gilt-brass frame, lg. 7, wd. 5 in. More ...

Two Framed European Historical Etchings

Two Framed European Historical Etchings

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$154$125

Two Framed European Historical Etchings, a Spanish view, "Vista de la Fortaleza de la Alhambra desde el Alto de San Nicolas," and an Italian architectural view after Piranesi, "Obelisco Egizio," More ...

Three Continental Porcelain Apothecary Jars

Three Continental Porcelain Apothecary Jars

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$154$125

Three Continental Porcelain Apothecary Jars, 19th/20th century, a pair of Limoges floral-decorated apothecary jars for opium and morphine, and a three-footed jar with gilt accents for marijuana, ht. More ...

Ormolu-framed and Marquetry-inlaid Display Cabinet

Ormolu-framed and Marquetry-inlaid Display Cabinet

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Ormolu-framed and Marquetry-inlaid Display Cabinet, ht. 66 1/2, wd. 35 1/4, dp. 14 3/4 in. More ...

Louis XV-style Upholstered Fauteuil

Louis XV-style Upholstered Fauteuil

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$308$250

Louis XV-style Upholstered Fauteuil, 19th century, the carved cresting and back joined by molded and upholstered arms and seat, supported by floral-carved cabriole legs and scrolled feet, ht. 39, More ...

Louis XV-style Walnut Veneer Parquetry Inlaid Side Table

Louis XV-style Walnut Veneer Parquetry Inlaid Side Table

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$154$125

Louis XV-style Walnut Veneer Parquetry Inlaid Side Table, 19th century, the shaped quatrefoil top with burl veneer, carved and gilt edges, and a central parquetry medallion, on three scrolled, More ...

Green-glazed Pottery Jug Mounted as a Lamp

Green-glazed Pottery Jug Mounted as a Lamp

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$62$50

Green-glazed Pottery Jug Mounted as a Lamp, with applied strap handle and ribbed body, (imperfections), ht. 24, dia. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Eleven Decorative Items

Eleven Decorative Items

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$185$150

Eleven Decorative Items, an Orrefors vase, a Kosta bowl, a Steuben bowl, two Steuben bases for bowls, all marked, a Portuguese tile, an ovoid bowl depicting a man, woman, and calf signed More ...

Two West Turkestan Items

Two West Turkestan Items

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$431$350

Two West Turkestan Items, late 19th/early 20th century, a Tekke Chuval, (minor edge gouge and moth damage), 2 ft. 7 in. x 4 ft. 6 in. and a Tekke Mafresh, 1 ft. 3 in. x 3 ft. 3 in. More ...

Senneh Kilim

Senneh Kilim

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$246$200

Senneh Kilim, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, (minor wear throughout), 6 ft. 6 in. x 4 ft. 4 in. More ...

Twenty-three Assorted Metal Items

Twenty-three Assorted Metal Items

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$431$350

Twenty-three Assorted Metal Items, including a Wilcox silver-plate candlestick with twisted shaft and Corinthian capital, a pair of bronze Native American-form bookends, and a pierced Gorham More ...

Two Louis XV-style Ormolu-mounted Items

Two Louis XV-style Ormolu-mounted Items

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Louis XV-style Ormolu-mounted Items, a walnut veneer one-drawer stand with shaped top and conforming case on cabriole legs, and a marquetry-inlaid drop-leaf table, with leaves on all sides, More ...

Two Pieces of Louis XV-style Marble-top Furniture

Two Pieces of Louis XV-style Marble-top Furniture

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$431$350

Two Pieces of Louis XV-style Marble-top Furniture, a rectangular table with rounded corners on a skirt with ormolu mounts and inset porcelain medallions, and a six-drawer lingerie chest, ht. to 47 More ...

Two Louis XV-style Ormolu-mounted Marble-top Chests

Two Louis XV-style Ormolu-mounted Marble-top Chests

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$584$475

Two Louis XV-style Ormolu-mounted Marble-top Chests, a small, string-inlaid chest with three drawers and shaped apron, and a chest with pierced-brass gallery and two banded drawers, ht. to 29 1/2, More ...