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Auction 2832M

July 16, 2015 10:00AM

07-16-2015 07-16-2015

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Lots

Brass and Wirework Fire Screen

Brass and Wirework Fire Screen

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$277$225

Brass and Wirework Fire Screen, England or America, late 18th/early 19th century, brass rail above vertical wirework screen, and deep sheet iron bottom, (loss on edge of sheet iron bottom), ht. 12, More ...

Two Mahogany Veneer Shelf Clocks

Two Mahogany Veneer Shelf Clocks

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Mahogany Veneer Shelf Clocks, a Jerome clock with reverse-painted floral scene and an unmarked clock, (loss), ht. 26 1/2, wd. to 18 1/2 in. More ...

Three Oriental Rugs

Three Oriental Rugs

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Oriental Rugs, Northwest and West Persia, 2 ft. 11 in. x 2 ft. 4 in., 2 ft. 10 in. x 2 ft. 1 in., and 4 ft. 9 in. x 3 ft. 6 in., (one with significant moth damage in the field). More ...

Two Chippendale Mahogany Mirrors

Two Chippendale Mahogany Mirrors

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Chippendale Mahogany Mirrors, both with scrolled frames and molded liners, lg. to 21 3/4, wd. to 12 1/2 in. More ...

Federal Cherry Candlestand

Federal Cherry Candlestand

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$246$200

Federal Cherry Candlestand, probably Massachusetts, late 18th/early 19th century, the serpentine top over a turned columnar support and tripod cabriole leg base terminating in pad feet, ht. 26 1/4, More ...

Two Chippendale Carved Side Chairs

Two Chippendale Carved Side Chairs

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$215$175

Two Chippendale Carved Side Chairs, America, second half 18th century, a country maple side chair with a pierced scroll-carved owl splat, on woven rush seat and molded square legs, and a mahogany More ...

Queen Anne Cherry High Chest Top

Queen Anne Cherry High Chest Top

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$492$400

Queen Anne Cherry High Chest Top, with molded cornice, five graduated, thumbmolded drawers, and base molding, ht. 39, wd. 38 1/2, dp. 19 1/4 in. More ...

Two Cased Microscopes and an Auxiliary Light

Two Cased Microscopes and an Auxiliary Light

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Cased Microscopes and an Auxiliary Light, Bausch & Lomb Optical Co. and Nippon Kogaku stereo microscopes. More ...

Cased Sextant

Cased Sextant

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$185$150

Cased Sextant, E. Lorieux, Paris, France, 19th century, case ht. 4 3/4, wd. 12, dp. 10 3/4 in. More ...

American School, 19th Century       River Fishing

American School, 19th Century River Fishing

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$369$300

American School, 19th Century River Fishing. Monogrammed and dated "DJ '87" l.r. Watercolor on paper, 4 5/8 x 7 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Small 1/8 in. tear to u.l. edge, sheet laid down More ...

American School, 20th Century       Haystacks in a Field.

American School, 20th Century Haystacks in a Field.

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$123$100

American School, 20th Century Haystacks in a Field. Unsigned. Pastel on paper, 17 x 21 1/2 in., unframed. Condition: Surface grime, small fold to l.l. corner. More ...

Two Mayan Pottery Pieces

Two Mayan Pottery Pieces

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$74$60

Two Mayan Pottery Pieces, with a San Ildefonso bowl marked "Anna," (damage), dia. to 7 3/4 in. More ...

Classical Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Bow-front Chest of Drawers

Classical Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Bow-front Chest of Drawers

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$338$275

Classical Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Bow-front Chest of Drawers, Ephraim Whitcomb, Massachusetts, early 19th century, the two short drawers and shaped backsplat with central brass rosette More ...

Nine Assorted 19th Century Chairs and a Walnut Drop-leaf Kitchen   Table

Nine Assorted 19th Century Chairs and a Walnut Drop-leaf Kitchen Table

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$111$90

Nine Assorted 19th Century Chairs and a Walnut Drop-leaf Kitchen Table, including two slat-back, a Windsor bow-back, two pairs of fancy, and two thumb-back. More ...

Late Federal Mahogany Bowfront Bureau

Late Federal Mahogany Bowfront Bureau

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$308$250

Late Federal Mahogany Bowfront Bureau, New England, early 19th century, with turreted top over four long drawers, flanked by ropetwist-turned three-quarter columns, on turned feet, ht. 38 1/2, wd. More ...

Two Middle Eastern Halberds

Two Middle Eastern Halberds

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$431$350

Two Middle Eastern Halberds, each with engraved head, lg. to 104 in. More ...

Group of Mostly Early American Decorative Items

Group of Mostly Early American Decorative Items

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$615$500

Group of Mostly Early American Decorative Items, two painted waterfowl decoys, three woven splint baskets: two buttocks-form; a maple cutlery tray, a carved and painted wooden figure, a Nichols & More ...

American School, 19th/20th Century       Two Women Playing Cards

American School, 19th/20th Century Two Women Playing Cards

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$369$300

American School, 19th/20th Century Two Women Playing Cards. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 15 1/2 x 19 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Relined, surface grime, toning. More ...

Pieced Cotton "Feathered Star" Quilt

Pieced Cotton "Feathered Star" Quilt

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$523$425

Pieced Cotton "Feathered Star" Quilt, possibly Kentucky, late 19th century, the feathered stars of navy and light blue framed by a navy and white border of feathered stitching, (imperfections), 99 x More ...

Federal-style Mahogany Marble-top Sideboard

Federal-style Mahogany Marble-top Sideboard

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Federal-style Mahogany Marble-top Sideboard, the rectangular top with inlaid edges and inset marble slab over a case of four drawers and two hinged doors, all with satinwood-inlaid tablets over an More ...

William & Mary-style Maple Tavern Table

William & Mary-style Maple Tavern Table

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$246$200

William & Mary-style Maple Tavern Table, the overhanging rectangular top with breadboard ends over a single-drawer skirt, ring- and vase-turned legs, square stretcher base, and turned feet, ht. 27 More ...

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Desk/Bookcase

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Desk/Bookcase

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$677$550

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Desk/Bookcase, New England, early 19th century, the upper section with two glazed, hinged doors revealing shelves and compartments, set onto a lower section with slant lid More ...

Painted Sheet Iron Locomotive Silhouette Weathervane

Painted Sheet Iron Locomotive Silhouette Weathervane

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$677$550

Painted Sheet Iron Locomotive Silhouette Weathervane, reportedly from Jewett City, Connecticut, late 19th/early 20th century, supported on an iron shaft, (repairs), ht. 34 1/2, lg. 29 in. More ...

Carved Pine Hanging Board with Eleven Hooks Holding Twenty-three Kitchen Items

Carved Pine Hanging Board with Eleven Hooks Holding Twenty-three Kitchen Items

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$523$425

Carved Pine Hanging Board with Eleven Hooks Holding Twenty-three Kitchen Items, 18th and 19th century, the shaped board centering a carved tree, with skimmers, strainers, ladles, skewers, a hearth More ...

Karabagh Rug

Karabagh Rug

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$400$325

Karabagh Rug, South Caucasus, early 20th century, the royal blue field with an allover large-scale staggered octagon pattern inset with archaic palmettes and latch-hooks, all within an ivory More ...

Afshar Carpet

Afshar Carpet

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$400$325

Afshar Carpet, South Persia, second quarter 20th century, (minor areas of corrosion throughout), 9 ft. 10 in. x 7 ft. 3 in. More ...

Molded Sheet Copper Galleon Weathervane

Molded Sheet Copper Galleon Weathervane

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$615$500

Molded Sheet Copper Galleon Weathervane, probably America, early 20th century, the full-body vessel with two masts and wire rigging, with decorative scrollwork on the bow, on a heavy iron post and More ...

Federal-style Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Federal-style Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$738$600

Federal-style Inlaid Mahogany Card Table, with half-serpentine sides and elliptical front on a conforming skirt with string inlay and inlaid tablets continuing to bellflower-inlaid square, tapering More ...

George III-style Mahogany Double-back Settee

George III-style Mahogany Double-back Settee

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$154$125

George III-style Mahogany Double-back Settee, the double back with central plumage offset by swags and carved foliage over floral lunettes, continuing to molded arms, carved rosettes, and reeded, More ...

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Desk/Bookcase

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Desk/Bookcase

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Desk/Bookcase, possibly Newport, Rhode Island, 18th century, the upper section with molded cornice over two paneled, hinged doors opening to a four-shelf interior, More ...