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Auction 3042T

November 28, 2017 10:00AM
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December 6, 2017 2:00PM

11-28-2017 12-06-2017

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Large Nickel Boxpan and Cover

Large Nickel Boxpan and Cover

Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$338$275

Large Nickel Boxpan and Cover, Berndorf, Austria, late 19th century, the lid engraved "L.B./1884," overall lg. with handles 19, pan lg. 14, pan wd. 9 in. More ...

Brazilian Silvered Caviar Chiller

Brazilian Silvered Caviar Chiller

Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$369$300

Brazilian Silvered Caviar Chiller, egg-form marked for "St. James," ht. 11 1/2 in. More ...

Reed & Barton Tremont Cafe Silver-plate Champagne Bucket

Reed & Barton Tremont Cafe Silver-plate Champagne Bucket

Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$197$160

Reed & Barton Tremont Cafe Silver-plate Champagne Bucket, engraved "Tremont House/Boston," ht. 8 1/4 in. More ...

Tiffany Sterling Silver Dinner Bell

Tiffany Sterling Silver Dinner Bell

Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$308$250

Tiffany Sterling Silver Dinner Bell, New York, 1875-91, with engraved Japonesque motifs throughout, centering a monogrammed medallion, ht. 4 1/2 in., approx. 4.1 troy oz. More ...

Vintage Volkswagen Gear Shift Knob

Vintage Volkswagen Gear Shift Knob

Lot:
1005
Sold for:
$135$110

Vintage Volkswagen Gear Shift Knob, ht. 2 in. More ...

Fish-form Folding Knife

Fish-form Folding Knife

Lot:
1006
Sold for:
$74$60

Fish-form Folding Knife, with mother-of-pearl panels, lg. closed 6 3/4, open 11 3/4 in. More ...

Set of Cased Aluminum Cake Toppers

Set of Cased Aluminum Cake Toppers

Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$923$750

Set of Cased Aluminum Cake Toppers, early 20th century, comprised of two sets of numerals 0-9, set into a two-tiered embossed leather and walnut display, ht. 6 1/4, toppers 6 and 4 in. Note: More ...

Collection of Fifty-six Printer's Blocks

Collection of Fifty-six Printer's Blocks

Lot:
1008
Sold for:
$492$400

Collection of Fifty-six Printer's Blocks, c. 1900, housed in an associated hinged box, ht. to 5 3/4 in. More ...

Oversized Carved Wood Printing Block Letter "P,"

Oversized Carved Wood Printing Block Letter "P,"

Lot:
1009
Sold for:
$123$100

Oversized Carved Wood Printing Block Letter "P," probably early 20th century, 7 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. More ...

Miniature Silver-plate Garbage Can and Lid

Miniature Silver-plate Garbage Can and Lid

Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$400$325

Miniature Silver-plate Garbage Can and Lid, 20th century, marked on the bottom, ht. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Pair of Tin Biscuit Book-form Boxes

Pair of Tin Biscuit Book-form Boxes

Lot:
1011
Sold for:
$308$250

Pair of Tin Biscuit Book-form Boxes, late 19th/early 20th century, with marbled edges, ht. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Cocktail Shaker

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Cocktail Shaker

Lot:
1012
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Cocktail Shaker, with engraved coat of arms to lid, ht. 11 in., approx. 27.7 troy oz. More ...

Gordon's Gin Cocktail Stirring Glass

Gordon's Gin Cocktail Stirring Glass

Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$123$100

Gordon's Gin Cocktail Stirring Glass, with spouted rim, block lettered in red and black "GORDON'S DRY LONDON GIN," ht. 7 in. More ...

Inlaid Liquor Box

Inlaid Liquor Box

Lot:
1014
Sold for:
$197$160

Inlaid Liquor Box, England, early 19th century, with quarterfan-inlaid facade, the hinged lid opens to reveal four squared bottles and a covered compartment (imperfections), ht. approx. 9 in. More ...

Silver Drinking Set

Silver Drinking Set

Lot:
1015
Sold for:
$209$170

Silver Drinking Set, twelve Randahl cordials, ht. 3; and a small Preisner tray, dia. 6 5/8 in.; approx. 11.9 troy oz. total. More ...

Tiffany Silver Card Dish

Tiffany Silver Card Dish

Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$185$150

Tiffany Silver Card Dish, monogrammed, with a piecrust rim, dia. 6 1/2 in., approx. 9.5 troy oz. More ...

George III Silver Card Tray

George III Silver Card Tray

Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$234$190

George III Silver Card Tray, London, 1802-03, Robert Sharp, maker, circular, with engraved coat of arms to center, dia. 8 1/4 in., approx. 15.9 troy oz. More ...

"Continental" Cigar Advertising Sign

"Continental" Cigar Advertising Sign

Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$338$275

"Continental" Cigar Advertising Sign, early 20th century, reverse-painted glass, overall black with gilt lettering and a depiction of a minuteman standing within the "C," an eagle and flag More ...

Humidor/Bar Table

Humidor/Bar Table

Lot:
1019
Sold for:
$221$180

Humidor/Bar Table, 20th century, square top above two lined drawers and a side-mounted door with fitted compartments, ht. 30 3/4 in. Provenance: Reportedly used on a yacht. More ...

Art Deco Wrought Iron Architectural Table Lamp

Art Deco Wrought Iron Architectural Table Lamp

Lot:
1020
Sold for:
$277$225

Art Deco Wrought Iron Architectural Table Lamp, Stiffel, ht. 28 in. More ...

Silver Cigar Box

Silver Cigar Box

Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$123$100

Silver Cigar Box, 20th century, Ahrendt & Kautzman, maker, with central monogram to an Arts and Crafts-style hammered ground and wood-lined interior, lg. 7 5/8 in. More ...

Tiffany Silver Cigar Tube

Tiffany Silver Cigar Tube

Lot:
1022
Sold for:
$160$130

Tiffany Silver Cigar Tube, lg. 7 in., approx. 1.4 troy oz. More ...

Three Silver Gentleman's Items

Three Silver Gentleman's Items

Lot:
1023
Sold for:
$172$140

Three Silver Gentleman's Items, an early Gorham card case, ht. 3 5/8, a William Kerr acid-etched cigarette case with eagle, lg. 4 5/8, and a pocketknife with monogram and date 1877, lg. 3 1/4 in., More ...

La Pierre Silver Cigarette Case

La Pierre Silver Cigarette Case

Lot:
1024
Sold for:
$62$50

La Pierre Silver Cigarette Case, 20th century, with engraved monogram and dated inscription, lg. 4 1/4 in., approx. 3.3 troy oz. More ...

Thomae Company Silver Cigarette Case

Thomae Company Silver Cigarette Case

Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Thomae Company Silver Cigarette Case, mid to late 20th century, the lid enameled with International maritime signal flags, lg. 4 1/2 in., approx. 4.5 troy oz. More ...

"Carte De L'Ile De Nantucket" Map

"Carte De L'Ile De Nantucket" Map

Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$554$450

"Carte De L'Ile De Nantucket" Map, published by J. de Creve Coeur, Paris, 1787, engraving, 8 1/4 x 11 in. (sight), matted and framed. More ...

"Connecticut and Rhode Island" Map

"Connecticut and Rhode Island" Map

Lot:
1027
Sold for:
$123$100

"Connecticut and Rhode Island" Map, published by Thomas G. Bradford, New York and Boston, 1835, hand-colored engraving, 7 3/4 x 10 in. (sight), matted and framed. More ...

Brass Ship's Clock and Barometer Set

Brass Ship's Clock and Barometer Set

Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$400$325

Brass Ship's Clock and Barometer Set, Boston by Chelsea, late 20th century, silvered dials enclosed within brass bezels, dia. 5 1/2 in., each set into a wooden stand. More ...

The Herreshoff Saluting Cannon

The Herreshoff Saluting Cannon

Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

The Herreshoff Saluting Cannon, 20th century, cast brass barrel on a teak carriage, after the original L. Francis Herreshoff plan and specifications; sold together with a Holland and Holland gun More ...

Shield-form Display of Nautical Knots

Shield-form Display of Nautical Knots

Lot:
1030
Sold for:
$800$650

Shield-form Display of Nautical Knots, late 19th/early 20th century, (minor losses, surface grime), ht. 35 in. More ...