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Auction 2966T

December 7, 2016 12:00PM
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December 15, 2016 4:00PM

12-07-2016 12-15-2016

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Austro-Hungarian Silver Kiddush Cup

Austro-Hungarian Silver Kiddush Cup

Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$160$130

Austro-Hungarian Silver Kiddush Cup, mid-20th century, beaker-form with rococo-style cartouche inscribed "Tefereth B'Chorim Starian, 1942," ht. 3 in., approx. 1.5 troy oz. From the Collection of More ...

Polish Brass and Copper Hanukkah Lamp

Polish Brass and Copper Hanukkah Lamp

Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$800$650

Polish Brass and Copper Hanukkah Lamp, Warsaw, Wola factory, c. 1885-1914, cartouche-shaped back plate with lions and menorah surrounded by C-scrolls, shamash, and oil jug, surmounted by a crown, More ...

Szyk, Arthur, Illustrator,   Statut Kaliski (The Statue of Kalisz)

Szyk, Arthur, Illustrator, Statut Kaliski (The Statue of Kalisz)

Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Szyk, Arthur, Illustrator, Statut Kaliski (The Statue of Kalisz), Paris: 1932, number 156 of 500, forty-five illustrated plates, rebound, (ex-library collection). Note: Illustrations to the 13th More ...

Austro-Hungarian Silver Spice Container

Austro-Hungarian Silver Spice Container

Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$677$550

Austro-Hungarian Silver Spice Container, marks for 1867-1922, cylindrical body cast and chased with flames, Star of David, Tablets, Menorah, and "Havdalah" in Hebrew, on a tapered support with More ...

Polish Brass Hanukkah Lamp

Polish Brass Hanukkah Lamp

Lot:
1005
Sold for:
$308$250

Polish Brass Hanukkah Lamp, Warsaw, late 19th/early 20th century, arched back plate with stamped leaf motif, lions flanking a menorah and surmounted by a crown, with candleholders to sides, the base More ...

Gunzburg, David and Stassof, Vladimir,   L'Ornement Hebraique

Gunzburg, David and Stassof, Vladimir, L'Ornement Hebraique

Lot:
1006
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Gunzburg, David and Stassof, Vladimir, L'Ornement Hebraique, Leipzig, 1905, twenty-seven color plates, large folio, cloth case (imperfections), with the original list of plates. From the More ...

Anna Rychter-May (German, 1865-1955)      Old City, Jerusalem

Anna Rychter-May (German, 1865-1955) Old City, Jerusalem

Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Anna Rychter-May (German, 1865-1955) Old City, Jerusalem. Signed "A. Richter-May, Jerusalem" l.l. Watercolor on paper, image sight size 11 1/2 x 7 1/2 in., matted and framed. Condition: Slight More ...

Austro-Hungarian .800 Silver Torah Pointer (Yad)

Austro-Hungarian .800 Silver Torah Pointer (Yad)

Lot:
1008
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Austro-Hungarian .800 Silver Torah Pointer (Yad), mark for 1867-1922, foliate-decorated baluster stem with suspension loop and heavy chain, over a tapered shaft with vine decoration, terminating in More ...

Bezalel Sterling Silver and Filigree Footed Candy Dish

Bezalel Sterling Silver and Filigree Footed Candy Dish

Lot:
1009
Sold for:
$523$425

Bezalel Sterling Silver and Filigree Footed Candy Dish, Jerusalem, mid-20th century, teardrop filigree surrounding a gilt bowl, raised on a domed foot with applied decoration, with applied "Bezalel" More ...

Art Deco Silver Hanukkah Lamp

Art Deco Silver Hanukkah Lamp

Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$738$600

Art Deco Silver Hanukkah Lamp, probably Austro-Hungary, apparently unmarked, horizontal row of candleholders with flame finial and shamash lamp, on a paneled support with scrolled branch supports, More ...

Two Velvet and Embroidered Tefillin Bags

Two Velvet and Embroidered Tefillin Bags

Lot:
1011
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Velvet and Embroidered Tefillin Bags, Germany, c. 1900, each with colorful hand-stitched embellishments and wool pom-poms, ht. to 9 in. From the Collection of Congregation Mishkan Tefila More ...

Group of Near Eastern Silver Amulets, Amulet Cases, and a Marriage Ring

Group of Near Eastern Silver Amulets, Amulet Cases, and a Marriage Ring

Lot:
1012
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Group of Near Eastern Silver Amulets, Amulet Cases, and a Marriage Ring, early to mid-20th century, with engraved text, various sizes. From the Collection of Congregation Mishkan Tefila More ...

Silver Handled Charity Container

Silver Handled Charity Container

Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$523$425

Silver Handled Charity Container, early 20th century, apparently unmarked, cannister form with rococo-style acid-etched decoration throughout, hinged lid slot and clasp, C-scroll handle to side, More ...

Pal-Bell Patinated Bronze Hanukkah Lamp

Pal-Bell Patinated Bronze Hanukkah Lamp

Lot:
1014
Sold for:
$221$180

Pal-Bell Patinated Bronze Hanukkah Lamp, Israel, 1950s, design by Maurice Ascalon, formed as olive branches surrounding a central oil jug, shamash, the base with oil-form lamps, ht. 8 in. From the More ...

German Brass Hanging Sabbath Lamp

German Brass Hanging Sabbath Lamp

Lot:
1015
Sold for:
$400$325

German Brass Hanging Sabbath Lamp, 19th century, of typical form with ring-turned shaft with flower-form reflectors and ring-turned devices, over an eight-pointed star oil section, suspension drip More ...

Raban, Ze'ev and Levine Kipnis, Our Holidays (Chageinu)

Raban, Ze'ev and Levine Kipnis, Our Holidays (Chageinu)

Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$123$100

Raban, Ze'ev and Levine Kipnis, Our Holidays (Chageinu), New York: Miller-Lynn, 1928, sixteen leaves, 4to, (ex-library collection, binding somewhat loose). From the Collection of Congregation More ...

Damascene Charger

Damascene Charger

Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Damascene Charger, depicting the Twelve Tribes and Moses, with Arabic text, dia. 12 1/2 in. From the Collection of Congregation Mishkan Tefila More ...

Israel Liberata 10th Anniversary of Independence Gold Medal

Israel Liberata 10th Anniversary of Independence Gold Medal

Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$492$400

Israel Liberata 10th Anniversary of Independence Gold Medal, 1958, modeled as a Roman Judaea Capta coin, bordered by chains and Hebrew, the reverse with Sabra bearing a sheaf of wheat, palm tree, More ...

Chaim Gross (American, 1904-1991)      The Angels Approaching Abraham

Chaim Gross (American, 1904-1991) The Angels Approaching Abraham

Lot:
1019
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Chaim Gross (American, 1904-1991) The Angels Approaching Abraham. Signed "Chaim Gross," and "Bedi-Makky Foundry, NY," numbered "1/9." Bronze with brown patina, ht. 21 in., mounted on a black More ...

Small Polish Silver-plated Hanukkah Lamp

Small Polish Silver-plated Hanukkah Lamp

Lot:
1020
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Small Polish Silver-plated Hanukkah Lamp, Warsaw, late 19th century, cartouche-shaped back plate with C-scrolls and rocaille centered by a basket of flowers, above a rectangular base with oil cups, More ...

Yaacov Heller Chess Set

Yaacov Heller Chess Set

Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Yaacov Heller Chess Set, Jerusalem, with intricately cast sterling silver (weighted) pieces depicting the Israelites and the Philistines, with a board/table and Lucite cover. Note: A version of More ...

Damascene Shell Case

Damascene Shell Case

Lot:
1022
Sold for:
$584$475

Damascene Shell Case, attributed to a Bezalel, Jerusalem, after 1916, decorated with a band of camels over rosettes, all above a band of stylized text, old patina, ht. 11 in. From the Collection More ...

Abramovich, Raphael, Ed., The Vanished World

Abramovich, Raphael, Ed., The Vanished World

Lot:
1023
Sold for:
$277$225

Abramovich, Raphael, Ed., The Vanished World, New York: Forward Association, 1947, text in English and Yiddish, over 500 photographic images by Roman Vishniac, A. Kacyzna, M. Kipnis, and others, More ...

Nine Israeli Silver Filigree Jewelry Items

Nine Israeli Silver Filigree Jewelry Items

Lot:
1024
Sold for:
$277$225

Nine Israeli Silver Filigree Jewelry Items, including three Bezalel brooches, a fringe necklace, and five other items. More ...

Polish Silver Convertible Hanukkah Lamp

Polish Silver Convertible Hanukkah Lamp

Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Polish Silver Convertible Hanukkah Lamp, Jan Pogorzelski, Warsaw, c. 1852-76, candleholders supported by cast leaf-entwined branches, the base cast with grape leaves and clusters, on a spreading More ...

Salvador Dali Gilt-bronze "Peace" Menorah

Salvador Dali Gilt-bronze "Peace" Menorah

Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Salvador Dali Gilt-bronze "Peace" Menorah, seven branches cast with Star of David, Moses, ht. 16 1/2 in., on a stepped Jerusalem Stone base, overall ht. 19 3/4 in. From the Collection of More ...

Altmann, Nathan,   Judische Graphik

Altmann, Nathan, Judische Graphik

Lot:
1027
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Altmann, Nathan, Judische Graphik, Berlin: Petropolis, 1923, 147 of 250 numbered copies, folio with ten lithographed plates, (spine defective, imperfections). From the Collection of Congregation More ...

Russian Silver and Silver Filigree Spice Container

Russian Silver and Silver Filigree Spice Container

Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$172$140

Russian Silver and Silver Filigree Spice Container, maker's mark AB, assay mark for A. Sev'yer, 1875, tapered body terminating on a circular foot, the domed top surmounted by a pennant flag, ht. 4 More ...

German Sterling Silver Hanukkah Lamp

German Sterling Silver Hanukkah Lamp

Lot:
1029
Unsold
 

German Sterling Silver Hanukkah Lamp, cartouche-shaped back plate with lions, menorah and decalogue within C-scrolls and surmounted by a crown, the rectangular molded base with lion-form oil wells, More ...

Four Folk Art Works on Paper

Four Folk Art Works on Paper

Lot:
1030
Sold for:
$400$325

Four Folk Art Works on Paper, America, late 1930s, signed in Hebrew "D. Schlosberg" [sic], watercolor and Yiddish text in black ink on lined paper, two New Year's 1937/38 and 1938/39 cards and two More ...