Skinner

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Auction 3307M

November 2, 2019 10:00AM

11-02-2019 11-03-2019

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA

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Lots

Rhode Island Mahogany Shell-carved Watch Hutch and Silver Pocket Watch

Rhode Island Mahogany Shell-carved Watch Hutch and Silver Pocket Watch

Lot:
65
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Rhode Island Mahogany Shell-carved Watch Hutch and Silver Pocket Watch, c. 1770, the dovetailed case with molded front door and shell carving above the deep window, brass knob pull; silver pair-case More ...

Mahogany Pipe Box

Mahogany Pipe Box

Lot:
66
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Mahogany Pipe Box, attributed to the Goddard-Townsend School, Newport, Rhode Island, c. 1750-60, the arched and shaped back with shaped sides, the front corners with turned brass knob finials, over More ...

Needlework Sampler

Needlework Sampler

Lot:
67
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Needlework Sampler, Norwich, Connecticut, c. 1770-80, stitched with six lines of alphabet and numbers, with floral field above and house within a floral field below, framed, ht. 18 1/2, wd. 18 3/4 More ...

Hoppin Family Document and Needlework Archive

Hoppin Family Document and Needlework Archive

Lot:
68
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Hoppin Family Document and Needlework Archive, late 18th/early 19th century, including two Dunn family memorial needlework pictures, an Elizabeth Pearce Jones needlework sampler, and approximately More ...

Queen Anne Rush-seat Side Chair

Queen Anne Rush-seat Side Chair

Lot:
69
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Queen Anne Rush-seat Side Chair, probably Connecticut River Valley, c. 1740-50, the spooned crest above a vasiform splat which fits into a molded shoe, on trapezoidal rushed seat, valanced front and More ...

Grain-painted Rush Seat Side Chair

Grain-painted Rush Seat Side Chair

Lot:
70
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Grain-painted Rush Seat Side Chair, New Hampshire, c. 1740, the spooned crest rail above a vasiform splat set into a molded shoe, on trapezoidal rush seat, front seat rail with flattened arches, More ...

Queen Anne Drop-leaf Dining Table

Queen Anne Drop-leaf Dining Table

Lot:
71
Sold for:
$492$400

Queen Anne Drop-leaf Dining Table, probably southeastern New England, c. 1740-60, the rectangular drop leaves on a shaped skirt with rolled apron joining four cabriole legs ending in pad feet, ht. More ...

Massive Turned Ash Bowl

Massive Turned Ash Bowl

Lot:
72
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Massive Turned Ash Bowl, America, 19th century, with wide rim and old iron staple repairs, ht. 10, dia. 28 in. Provenance: John Walton, Marguerite Reardon. The property of Brian and Pam More ...

Turned Burl Bowl

Turned Burl Bowl

Lot:
73
Sold for:
$431$350

Turned Burl Bowl, America, 19th century, the deep bowl with low turned foot, ht. 5, dia. 12 1/8 in. The property of Brian and Pam Ehrlich More ...

Early Brass Bun-base Candlestick

Early Brass Bun-base Candlestick

Lot:
74
Sold for:
$308$250

Early Brass Bun-base Candlestick, Europe, mid-17th century, with straight socket, turned stem, and wide bun base, ht. 9 3/8 in. Provenance: Neal Eustus. The property of Brian and Pam Ehrlich More ...

Three Brass Mid-drip Tapersticks

Three Brass Mid-drip Tapersticks

Lot:
75
Sold for:
$861$700

Three Brass Mid-drip Tapersticks, 17th century, a pair and one single, with wide drip catchers and flaring bases, ht. to 4 1/8 in. Provenance: Nathan Liverant & Son; Peter Eaton. The property More ...

Pair of Long Wrought Iron Ember Tongs

Pair of Long Wrought Iron Ember Tongs

Lot:
76
Sold for:
$800$650

Pair of Long Wrought Iron Ember Tongs, 18th century, with small penny pincers, pick and pipe tamp, lg. 21 1/4 in. Provenance: Nathan Liverant & Son, Colchester, Connecticut. The property of More ...

Red-painted Blanket Chest over Two Drawers

Red-painted Blanket Chest over Two Drawers

Lot:
77
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Red-painted Blanket Chest over Two Drawers, Connecticut River Valley, c. 1720-40, the molded top above a double arch-molded case of two faux short drawers, one faux long drawer, and two drawers More ...

Dark Blue/green-painted Punch-carved Crease-molded Pine Chest

Dark Blue/green-painted Punch-carved Crease-molded Pine Chest

Lot:
78
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Dark Blue/green-painted Punch-carved Crease-molded Pine Chest, New London, Connecticut, c. 1700-30, the cleated top opens on snipe hinges above a well, the facade with central crease molding More ...

Cherry Pole Screen

Cherry Pole Screen

Lot:
79
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Cherry Pole Screen, Connecticut, 18th century, the molded frame with needlework with Stonington history adjusts in height on a post with turned finial, continuing to a vase- and ring-turned tripod More ...

Carved and Red-painted Footwarmer

Carved and Red-painted Footwarmer

Lot:
80
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Carved and Red-painted Footwarmer, Connecticut, c. 1750-70, with carved six-pointed stars in circles, circle and heart pierced top, the front with stylized flower over "AV," molded base, ht. 7 1/2, More ...

"Emily L. Wightman" Needlework Sampler and Family Record

"Emily L. Wightman" Needlework Sampler and Family Record

Lot:
81
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

"Emily L. Wightman" Needlework Sampler and Family Record, Bozrah, Connecticut, dated 1840, stitched with three lines of alphabet and number over a vine framed verse flanked by potted flowers, seven More ...

"Bridget Allyn" Needlework Sampler

"Bridget Allyn" Needlework Sampler

Lot:
82
Sold for:
$984$800

"Bridget Allyn" Needlework Sampler, Groton, Connecticut, dated 1794, stitched with four lines of alphabet and numbers over "BRIDGET ALLYN/HER SAMPLER/DONE IN THE/YEAR 1794 IN/THE FOURTEEN/TH YEAR OF More ...

Set of Four Hand-colored "The Prodigal Son" Engravings

Set of Four Hand-colored "The Prodigal Son" Engravings

Lot:
83
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Set of Four Hand-colored "The Prodigal Son" Engravings, Amos Doolittle, Cheshire, Connecticut, 1814, including "The Prodigal Son Receiving his Patrimony," "The Prodigal Son Revelling with Harlots," More ...

Turned Maple Yarn Winder

Turned Maple Yarn Winder

Lot:
84
Sold for:
$800$650

Turned Maple Yarn Winder, probably Rhode Island or Connecticut, 18th century, with finely turned and molded elements on a bulbous turned post and a tripod base with arris pad feet, with vestiges of More ...

Carved Cherry Tape Loom

Carved Cherry Tape Loom

Lot:
85
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Carved Cherry Tape Loom, America, dated 1774, the loom with handle decorated with a carved heart and "HH 1774" on one side and the other with a heart and TH 31 1774," the shaped end with carved More ...

Three Small Baskets

Three Small Baskets

Lot:
86
Sold for:
$923$750

Three Small Baskets, late 19th/early 20th century, a small swing-arm Nantucket basket; a small swing-arm Taconic basket; and a small basket with bentwood handle, ht. to 3 1/4 in. Provenance: The More ...

Two Brown-painted Splint Baskets

Two Brown-painted Splint Baskets

Lot:
87
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Brown-painted Splint Baskets, late 19th century, round tops with rectangular bases and bentwood handles, ht. to 5 1/2 in. The property of Brian and Pam Ehrlich More ...

Tiger Maple High Chest of Drawers

Tiger Maple High Chest of Drawers

Lot:
88
Unsold
 

Tiger Maple High Chest of Drawers, Bozrah, Connecticut, area, 1773, the top section of thumb-molded graduated drawers, set into lower section of long drawer above short drawers, on valanced apron More ...

Painted Maple Tray-top Tea Table

Painted Maple Tray-top Tea Table

Lot:
89
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Painted Maple Tray-top Tea Table, Connecticut River Valley, c. 1750-60, the rectangular top with applied molded edge, on a shaped skirt joining cabriole legs with arris knees ending in pad feet, old More ...

Mahogany Veneer and Gilt-decorated Looking Glass

Mahogany Veneer and Gilt-decorated Looking Glass

Lot:
90
Unsold
 

Mahogany Veneer and Gilt-decorated Looking Glass, America or England, c. 1760-70, the crest centering an eagle above a frame with gilt-gesso molded edge and gilt-lined glass, ht. 52, wd. 26 1/2 More ...

Engraved, Watercolor, and Manuscript John B. and Dorcas Hollis Family Register

Engraved, Watercolor, and Manuscript John B. and Dorcas Hollis Family Register

Lot:
91
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Engraved, Watercolor, and Manuscript John B. and Dorcas Hollis Family Register, engraved by Richard Brunton, early 19th century, the sheet decorated with figures representing the four seasons, More ...

Schoolboy Copybook Page with Pen and Ink Picture of the Schooner Sea Horse

Schoolboy Copybook Page with Pen and Ink Picture of the Schooner Sea Horse

Lot:
92
Sold for:
$461$375

Schoolboy Copybook Page with Pen and Ink Picture of the Schooner Sea Horse, early 1820s, two-sided page, one side depicting mathematical problems and the image of the schooner, the other side More ...

Engraved, Watercolor, and Manuscript John and Deborah Newell Family Register

Engraved, Watercolor, and Manuscript John and Deborah Newell Family Register

Lot:
93
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Engraved, Watercolor, and Manuscript John and Deborah Newell Family Register, engraved by Richard Brunton, early 19th century, the sheet decorated with figures representing the four seasons, birds, More ...

Three Miniature Watercolor Portraits on Ivory of Members of the Gurdon Hyde Family, Norwich, Connecticut

Three Miniature Watercolor Portraits on Ivory of Members of the Gurdon Hyde Family, Norwich, Connecticut

Lot:
94
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Three Miniature Watercolor Portraits on Ivory of Members of the Gurdon Hyde Family, Norwich, Connecticut, c. 1835, the portraits include Gurdon Hyde (b. 1801) dressed in a black jacket, his wife, More ...