Skinner

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Auction 2897M

May 21, 2016 10:00AM

05-21-2016 05-21-2016

Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Off Premises MA

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Lots

Blue/Green-painted and Carved Desk Box

Blue/Green-painted and Carved Desk Box

Lot:
31
Sold for:
$20,000$20,000

Blue/Green-painted and Carved Desk Box, New England, 17th century, constructed of oak and pine with molded lift top opening to two compartments, the front panel with chip-carved corners and punched More ...

Adjustable Candle Holder

Adjustable Candle Holder

Lot:
32
Sold for:
$2,200$2,200

Adjustable Candle Holder, America, 18th century, the cross base with shaft with slide arm supporting two candle sockets, ht. 44 in. Provenance: George Arons, 1971. More ...

Wooden Adjustable Ratchet Candle Holder

Wooden Adjustable Ratchet Candle Holder

Lot:
33
Sold for:
$5,000$5,000

Wooden Adjustable Ratchet Candle Holder, America, 18th century, the long ratchet shaft supporting a tin two-candle pan at the base, ht. 55 in. Provenance: The Clapp family, Concord, More ...

Turned and Blue-Painted Sander

Turned and Blue-Painted Sander

Lot:
34
Sold for:
$4,250$4,250

Turned and Blue-Painted Sander, America, 19th century, old surface, ht. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Carved Burl Dipper

Carved Burl Dipper

Lot:
35
Sold for:
$1,600$1,600

Carved Burl Dipper, America, 19th century, lg. 38 in. Provenance: Acquired from a home in West Haven, Connecticut, 1986. More ...

Carved Burl Basket

Carved Burl Basket

Lot:
36
Sold for:
$850$850

Carved Burl Basket, America, 18th century, ht. 9, wd. 8 in. More ...

Carved Burl Scoop

Carved Burl Scoop

Lot:
37
Sold for:
$450$450

Carved Burl Scoop, America, 19th century, lg. 10, wd. 6 in. More ...

Carved Burl Bowl

Carved Burl Bowl

Lot:
38
Sold for:
$6,500$6,500

Carved Burl Bowl, America, 19th century, oval, with raised ears at ends, ht. 6, lg. 15 1/2 in. More ...

Large Carved Burl Bowl

Large Carved Burl Bowl

Lot:
39
Sold for:
$16,000$16,000

Large Carved Burl Bowl, America, 19th century, round bowl with long faceted handle, ht. 10, lg. 18 1/2 in. Provenance: Illustrated in Steve Powers, North American Burl Treen, pp. 149-50. More ...

Early Drying Rack

Early Drying Rack

Lot:
40
Sold for:
$6,500$6,500

Early Drying Rack, 18th century, carved from a branch, single hanging hole at top, ht. 17, wd. 11 1/4, dp. 4 3/4 in. More ...

Comb Box

Comb Box

Lot:
41
Sold for:
$6,000$6,000

Comb Box, Harwinton, Connecticut, 18th century, the shaped back with narrow pocket for holding a comb, old surface, ht. 7, wd. 6 in. Elliot & Grace Snyder, 1987. Note: Inscription on back More ...

Dark Green-painted Hanging Pipe Box

Dark Green-painted Hanging Pipe Box

Lot:
42
Sold for:
$11,000$11,000

Dark Green-painted Hanging Pipe Box, Guilford, Connecticut, late 18th/early 19th century, the heart-shaped hanger with open box and single drawer below, ht. 18, wd. 6 in. Provenance: Ron & Penny More ...

Red-painted Wall Box

Red-painted Wall Box

Lot:
43
Sold for:
$3,250$3,250

Red-painted Wall Box, with lollipop hanger, ht. 14, wd. 13 in. Provenance: Ruggles estate auction, 1999. More ...

Paint-decorated Tin Match Safe

Paint-decorated Tin Match Safe

Lot:
44
Sold for:
$900$900

Paint-decorated Tin Match Safe, attributed to Maine Filley Shop, Lansingburgh, New York, crimped and shaped hanger with red and yellow-painted floral decoration, ht. 7, wd. 5 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Tin Sconce

Paint-decorated Tin Sconce

Lot:
45
Sold for:
$4,250$4,250

Paint-decorated Tin Sconce, America, 19th century mustard-painted overall, the arched top with green and red decoration, the back with green border and star, and the demilune base and socket with More ...

Paint-decorated Tin Sconce

Paint-decorated Tin Sconce

Lot:
46
Sold for:
$1,400$1,400

Paint-decorated Tin Sconce, attributed to Mercy North, Fly Creek, New York, tall sconce with crimped top edge, the front painted with red and gold floral pattern, with a conical dowsing cone, ht. More ...

Paint-decorated Tin Mug

Paint-decorated Tin Mug

Lot:
47
Sold for:
$500$500

Paint-decorated Tin Mug, attributed to the Filley Tin Shop, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with inwardly tapering sides, decorated with prink rose with yellow and green leaves, ht. 6, wd. 4 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Cup

Paint-decorated Cup

Lot:
48
Sold for:
$1,000$1,000

Paint-decorated Cup, America, slightly outwardly tapering sides, decorated with red flower and green leaves, ht. 1 3/4, dp. 2 in. Provenance: Nathan Liverant & Sons, 1985. More ...

Paint-decorated Tin Tea Cannister

Paint-decorated Tin Tea Cannister

Lot:
49
Sold for:
$1,000$1,000

Paint-decorated Tin Tea Cannister, attributed to the Filley Tin Shop, Bloomfield, Connecticut, decorated with red flowers, green and yellow leaves, ht. 6 1/2, dp. 3 in. Provenance: Fred More ...

Paint-decorated Syrup Pitcher

Paint-decorated Syrup Pitcher

Lot:
50
Sold for:
$550$550

Paint-decorated Syrup Pitcher, attributed to the Filley Tin Shop, Bloomfield, Connecticut, with hinged lid, decorated with red flowers, green and yellow leaves, ht. 4, dp. 3 in. Provenance: Greg More ...

Paint-decorated Tin Covered Sugar Bowl

Paint-decorated Tin Covered Sugar Bowl

Lot:
51
Sold for:
$1,400$1,400

Paint-decorated Tin Covered Sugar Bowl, attributed to the Filley Tin Shop, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, decorated with red flowers, green and yellow leaves, ht. 3 1/2, dp. 4 in. More ...

Paint decorated Tin Teapot

Paint decorated Tin Teapot

Lot:
52
Sold for:
$1,700$1,700

Paint decorated Tin Teapot, attributed to tinworkers in Berlin, Connecticut, oval body with hinged lid, decorated with red flowers and green and yellow leaves, ht. 5, wd. 9 in. Provenance: Sam More ...

Small Paint-decorated Half-sheet Tin Waiter

Small Paint-decorated Half-sheet Tin Waiter

Lot:
53
Sold for:
$950$950

Small Paint-decorated Half-sheet Tin Waiter, attributed to the Filley Tin Shop, Bloomfield, Connecticut, 19th century, rectangular with canted corners, border composed of red, green, and yellow More ...

Paint-decorated Tin Bread Pan

Paint-decorated Tin Bread Pan

Lot:
54
Sold for:
$1,500$1,500

Paint-decorated Tin Bread Pan, attributed to the Filley Tin Shop, Bloomfield, Connecticut, pan with four lobes decorated to with red apples and green leaves in a white border, ht. 2 1/2, wd. 12 More ...

Paint-decorated Tin waiter

Paint-decorated Tin waiter

Lot:
55
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Paint-decorated Tin waiter, America, with truncated corners, decorated with pomegranates, roses, leaves, and conch shells in a white border, lg. 12 1/2, wd. 4 1/2 in. Provenance: Frank Gaglio, More ...

Round Paint-decorated Tray

Round Paint-decorated Tray

Lot:
56
Sold for:
$700$700

Round Paint-decorated Tray, attributed to the tinshop of Oliver H. Buckley, Stevens Plains, Maine, decorated with a painted rose in the center and pierced rim, dia. 10 in. Provenance: Lois More ...

Paint-decorated Tin Document Box

Paint-decorated Tin Document Box

Lot:
57
Sold for:
$3,750$3,750

Paint-decorated Tin Document Box, Stevens Plain, Maine, 19th century, decorated with yellow and red flowers with green leaves on a black ground, ht. 5 1/2, wd. 9, dp. 5 in. Provenance: Acquired More ...

Red-painted Corner Cupboard

Red-painted Corner Cupboard

Lot:
58
Sold for:
$17,000$17,000

Red-painted Corner Cupboard, Pepperell, Massachusetts, c. 1750, carved rosettes and fluted pilasters on simulated brickwork plinths, three shaped shelves with painted plaster back above a two-panel More ...

Red-painted Oval-top Tavern Table

Red-painted Oval-top Tavern Table

Lot:
59
Sold for:
$15,000$15,000

Red-painted Oval-top Tavern Table, Connecticut, 18th century, on splayed block-, vase-, and ring-turned legs joined by a beaded skirt and box stretchers, original surface, ht. 23, wd. 29, dp. 22 More ...

Green-painted Bow-back Windsor Armchair

Green-painted Bow-back Windsor Armchair

Lot:
60
Sold for:
$6,500$6,500

Green-painted Bow-back Windsor Armchair, probably Guilford, Connecticut, c. 1770-80, with vase- and-ring-turnings and shaped saddle seat, ht. 35 1/2 in. Provenance: Hubbard House, Guilford, More ...