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Auction 3023T

August 4, 2017 12:00PM
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August 18, 2017 12:00PM

08-04-2017 08-18-2017

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Classical Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Sideboard

Classical Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Sideboard

Lot:
1000
Sold for:
$492$400

Classical Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Sideboard, possibly North Shore, Massachusetts, c. 1820, the top with scrolled backsplash and "cookie cutter" ovolo corners above quarter-engaged turned and More ...

Parian Statue of Daniel Webster After T. Ball

Parian Statue of Daniel Webster After T. Ball

Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$984$800

Parian Statue of Daniel Webster After T. Ball, G.W. Nichols, Boston, Massachusetts, 19th century, (chips at rear corners of base, crack across upper portion of legs), ht. 26 in. More ...

Gray/blue-painted Pine Six-board Chest on Cutout Feet

Gray/blue-painted Pine Six-board Chest on Cutout Feet

Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$185$150

Gray/blue-painted Pine Six-board Chest on Cutout Feet, New England, early 19th century, old surface, (hinges in need of repair), ht. 22 1/2, wd. 43 1/2, dp. 17 in. More ...

Maple Candlestand

Maple Candlestand

Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Maple Candlestand, attributed to the Dunlap family of cabinetmakers, late 18th/early 19th century, the square top with cut corners above a hexagonal faceted and vase-turned post on a tripod base of More ...

Birch One-drawer Stand

Birch One-drawer Stand

Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$369$300

Birch One-drawer Stand, possibly New Hampshire, early 19th century, square top on a straight skirt joining four delicately turned tapering legs, ht. 29 1/2, wd. 18 1/4, dp. 17 3/4 in. More ...

Mahogany Shield-back Side Chair

Mahogany Shield-back Side Chair

Lot:
1005
Unsold
 

Mahogany Shield-back Side Chair, New England seacoast, late 18th century, with molded shield surrounding five shaped spindles on fluted supports, shaped seat with dramatically serpentine front rail, More ...

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bow-front Chest of Drawers

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bow-front Chest of Drawers

Lot:
1006
Sold for:
$984$800

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bow-front Chest of Drawers, New Hampshire, early 19th century, the top with veneered edge, above crossbanded drawers and shaped base centering a rectangular drop More ...

Painted Toy "Best Family Flour" Wagon and Two Horses

Painted Toy "Best Family Flour" Wagon and Two Horses

Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$400$325

Painted Toy "Best Family Flour" Wagon and Two Horses, America, late 19th/early 20th century, red wagon with black trim and yellow wheels holding three flour sacks, pulled by two white horses on More ...

Mahogany Dovetailed Whale-end Shelf

Mahogany Dovetailed Whale-end Shelf

Lot:
1008
Sold for:
$523$425

Mahogany Dovetailed Whale-end Shelf, early 19th century, the shaped sides joining four graduated shelves, refinished, ht. 33, wd. 26 1/2, dp. 8 1/2 in. More ...

"Catamount Poultry Farm" Sign

"Catamount Poultry Farm" Sign

Lot:
1009
Unsold
 

"Catamount Poultry Farm" Sign, late 19th century, lettered in black-paint against a white background, applied molding to top and bottom edges, weathered surface, lg. 196 in. More ...

Paint- and Smoke-decorated Pine Dome-top Box

Paint- and Smoke-decorated Pine Dome-top Box

Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$246$200

Paint- and Smoke-decorated Pine Dome-top Box, New England, early 19th century, dovetailed box with black and yellow decoration highlighted with smoke, the lid incorporating red floral designs, ht. More ...

Bell-playing Automaton Figure

Bell-playing Automaton Figure

Lot:
1011
Sold for:
$677$550

Bell-playing Automaton Figure, Germany, 19th century, the figure with painted porcelain head wearing a felt hat and lacy outfit seated in a chair holding two beaters in front of a bell, mounted on a More ...

Twenty-two Stone and Wax Fruits and Vegetables

Twenty-two Stone and Wax Fruits and Vegetables

Lot:
1012
Sold for:
$185$150

Twenty-two Stone and Wax Fruits and Vegetables, America, 19th century, including two oranges, two pears, four apples, three plums, two mushrooms, two stalks of asparagus, an onion, a banana, a More ...

Walking China Doll with Painted Tin Carriage

Walking China Doll with Painted Tin Carriage

Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$584$475

Walking China Doll with Painted Tin Carriage, Germany, 19th century, the doll with painted hair facial features wearing a linen dress with blue ribbon, articulated legs, the red- and yellow-painted More ...

Large Carved and Painted Goose Decoy

Large Carved and Painted Goose Decoy

Lot:
1014
Sold for:
$369$300

Large Carved and Painted Goose Decoy, early 20th century, with painted feather details and glass eyes, lg. 23 3/4, ht. 15 1/2 in. More ...

Cloth Jolly Man Doll

Cloth Jolly Man Doll

Lot:
1015
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Cloth Jolly Man Doll, late 19th century, cloth body with stitched facial features, and natural hair, wearing ruffled shirt, dark green overcoat yellow trousers, patterned stockings, and shoes, ht. More ...

Carved and Painted Wood Whistling Man Toy

Carved and Painted Wood Whistling Man Toy

Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$369$300

Carved and Painted Wood Whistling Man Toy, late 19th century, carved wooden head with integral whistle, carved hands and feet attached to a cloth body dressed in brown and red overcoat with checked More ...

Mahogany and Gilt Gesso Patent Timepiece

Mahogany and Gilt Gesso Patent Timepiece

Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$369$300

Mahogany and Gilt Gesso Patent Timepiece, probably Massachusetts, early 19th century, with turned gilt finial above the white-painted iron dial and reverse-painted tablets, (crack to throat tablet, More ...

A.L.P. Skillinge (American, 19th Century)      View of the Forts From Siminton's Cove, Portland Harbor

A.L.P. Skillinge (American, 19th Century) View of the Forts From Siminton's Cove, Portland Harbor

Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$984$800

A.L.P. Skillinge (American, 19th Century) View of the Forts From Siminton's Cove, Portland Harbor Signed and dated "ALP Skillinge/1851" l.l., titled and with second signature on the back of the More ...

Five Pieces of Glazed Early American Redware

Five Pieces of Glazed Early American Redware

Lot:
1019
Sold for:
$677$550

Five Pieces of Glazed Early American Redware, early 19th century, a slip-decorated plate with rouletted rim, a manganese-glazed pitcher, a manganese-glazed mug, a short lead-glazed pitcher, and a More ...

Small Courting Mirror

Small Courting Mirror

Lot:
1020
Sold for:
$584$475

Small Courting Mirror, northern Europe, early 18th century, simple convex veneered frame with cresting of floral polychrome decorated glass, ht. 7 5/8, wd. 5 in. More ...

Mocha Pearlware Pepper Pot and Mustard Jar

Mocha Pearlware Pepper Pot and Mustard Jar

Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$738$600

Mocha Pearlware Pepper Pot and Mustard Jar, England, early 19th century, the pepper pot with blue, brown, and black slip with cat's-eye decoration, the mustard pot with blue and black slip body, More ...

Make-do Repaired Creamware Mug

Make-do Repaired Creamware Mug

Lot:
1022
Sold for:
$861$700

Make-do Repaired Creamware Mug, England, late 18th/early 19th century, straight-sided body with molded foot, strap handle with foliate terminals, broken into numerous pieces with old reassembly More ...

Blue-painted Oval Shaker Pantry Box

Blue-painted Oval Shaker Pantry Box

Lot:
1023
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Blue-painted Oval Shaker Pantry Box, America, 19th century, finger joints secured with copper tacks, ht. 4 1/2, wd. 11 3/4 in. More ...

Two Round, Blue-painted, Covered Pantry Boxes

Two Round, Blue-painted, Covered Pantry Boxes

Lot:
1024
Sold for:
$615$500

Two Round, Blue-painted, Covered Pantry Boxes, America, 19th century, the larger with straight seam, the small with fingered seam, ht. to 4 1/4, dia. to. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Oval Wallpaper-covered "Hannah Davis" Band Box

Oval Wallpaper-covered "Hannah Davis" Band Box

Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$861$700

Oval Wallpaper-covered "Hannah Davis" Band Box, Jaffrey, New Hampshire, early 19th century, covered in blue paper with floral and maritime images, the interior lined with newspaper, the lid with More ...

Large Rooster Squeak Toy

Large Rooster Squeak Toy

Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$246$200

Large Rooster Squeak Toy, Germany, 19th century, rooster with blue- and red-painted details and coil spring legs, ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Cat Pipsqueak Toy

Cat Pipsqueak Toy

Lot:
1027
Sold for:
$197$160

Cat Pipsqueak Toy, Germany, 19th century, striped gray and tan cat with kitten and bowl, ht. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Three Pipsqueak Toys and Four Small Hen and Rooster Figures

Three Pipsqueak Toys and Four Small Hen and Rooster Figures

Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Pipsqueak Toys and Four Small Hen and Rooster Figures, 19th century, pipsqueaks include a sitting dog, parrot, and a duck; four plaster/papier-mache figures include three hens and a rooster, More ...

Tiger Maple Chest of Four Drawers

Tiger Maple Chest of Four Drawers

Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Tiger Maple Chest of Four Drawers, probably New Hampshire, late 18th century, the bowed top with reeded edge above the straight-fronted case and molded bracket base, refinished, ht. 34 1/2, wd. 36, More ...