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Auction 3278M

August 11, 2019 10:00AM

08-11-2019 08-12-2019

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Pair of English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks

Pair of English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks

Lot:
31
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Pair of English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks, third quarter 17th century, the ribbed stems with wide mid-drip catchers and flaring bases, marked "CA" within a diamond on the drip catchers, ht. More ...

Tall English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlestick

Tall English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlestick

Lot:
32
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Tall English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlestick, third quarter 17th century, the ribbed stem with wide mid-drip catcher and flaring base, ht. 9 1/2 in. Provenance: Lillian Cogan, Farmington, More ...

Two English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks

Two English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks

Lot:
33
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Two English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks, third quarter 17th century, the ribbed stems with wide mid-drip catchers and flaring bases, the smaller candlestick marked "CA" within a diamond on More ...

A Pair and Two Single Brass Candlesticks

A Pair and Two Single Brass Candlesticks

Lot:
34
Sold for:
$369$300

A Pair and Two Single Brass Candlesticks, England/Europe, early 18th century, seamed stems, square bases with canted corners, ht. to 7 3/4 in. Provenance: The taller pair from the Swan Tavern, More ...

Large Early 18th Century Pewter Pricket Candlestick

Large Early 18th Century Pewter Pricket Candlestick

Lot:
35
Sold for:
$369$300

Large Early 18th Century Pewter Pricket Candlestick, Europe, dated 1728, the tall pricket on a wide drip catcher, turned stem and round base, the base engraved "1728" and stamped with three maker's More ...

Child's Blue-painted Pine Chest over Drawer

Child's Blue-painted Pine Chest over Drawer

Lot:
36
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Child's Blue-painted Pine Chest over Drawer, New England, late 18th century, the cleated top opens above a well, on a nail-constructed case with single thumb-molded drawer, ht. 17 1/2, wd. 23, dp. More ...

Early Black-painted Oak and Pine Tavern Table with Drawer

Early Black-painted Oak and Pine Tavern Table with Drawer

Lot:
37
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Early Black-painted Oak and Pine Tavern Table with Drawer, New England, early 18th century, the molded top above a crease-molded apron and single drawer above applied pendant decoration joining More ...

Five Framed Engravings

Five Framed Engravings

Lot:
38
Sold for:
$523$425

Five Framed Engravings, 18th century, four sporting: hunting, fowling, falconry, and hawking, and one with an architectural subject, ht. to 17 1/2 in. More ...

Six English Pewter Tankards

Six English Pewter Tankards

Lot:
39
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Six English Pewter Tankards, 18th century, one marked "R. KING," one marked "WE" flanking an hour glass; one marked "IP" in a circle, two with illegible marks, one unmarked, ht. to 7 in. More ...

Large Armorial Engraved Brass Charger

Large Armorial Engraved Brass Charger

Lot:
40
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Large Armorial Engraved Brass Charger, England, early 18th century, with multi-beaded rim, the center with large engraved crest, dia. 20 3/8 in. Provenance: Katherine Prentis Murphy Collection, More ...

Two Broad-rim Pewter Chargers

Two Broad-rim Pewter Chargers

Lot:
41
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Two Broad-rim Pewter Chargers, Holland, 17th/early 18th century, the largest with a maker's stamp of the initials "RD" above a unicorn in a dotted circle, the smaller unmarked but with owner's More ...

Two Pairs of Bun-base Pewter Candlesticks

Two Pairs of Bun-base Pewter Candlesticks

Lot:
42
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Two Pairs of Bun-base Pewter Candlesticks, Holland, 17th century, with acorn knops and wide bun bases, ht. to 7 in. More ...

Two Large Early English Pewter Chargers

Two Large Early English Pewter Chargers

Lot:
43
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Large Early English Pewter Chargers, 17th/early 18th century, with multi-reed rims, one by Edward Matthews (1691-1728), the other with unidentified marks, dia. to 20 1/2 in. More ...

Four Early English Pewter Chargers/Plates

Four Early English Pewter Chargers/Plates

Lot:
44
Sold for:
$369$300

Four Early English Pewter Chargers/Plates, late 17th and 18th century, the largest charger by William Bartlett, London; a charger by Richard King, London; a charger attributed to George Lester, More ...

Turned Wood and Wrought Iron Candlestick

Turned Wood and Wrought Iron Candlestick

Lot:
45
Sold for:
$861$700

Turned Wood and Wrought Iron Candlestick, 18th or early 19th century, the wrought iron socket mounted in a turned base with tall cylindrical stem and wide base, ht. 8 1/2 in. Provenance: Roger More ...

Painted and Pinwheel-carved Pine Slide-lid Box

Painted and Pinwheel-carved Pine Slide-lid Box

Lot:
46
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Painted and Pinwheel-carved Pine Slide-lid Box, America, early 19th century, dovetail construction with blue- and red-painted pinwheels on the sides, ht. 4, wd. 8, dp. 10 3/8 in. Provenance: The More ...

Friesian Carved Slide-lid Box

Friesian Carved Slide-lid Box

Lot:
47
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Friesian Carved Slide-lid Box, 18th century, the oak box with dovetail construction and intricately carved geometric design, the lid with heart handle, ht. 3 1/2, wd. 5 3/4, dp. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Carved and Painted Miniature Mirror

Carved and Painted Miniature Mirror

Lot:
48
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Carved and Painted Miniature Mirror, 19th century, decorated with a heart and diamonds, ht. 4 1/2, wd. 2 1/8 in. More ...

Friesian Carved Pocket Mirror

Friesian Carved Pocket Mirror

Lot:
49
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Friesian Carved Pocket Mirror, 18th century, the case with carved pinwheel and quarter-fan decoration, slide-lid cover opening to a mirror, ht. 4 5/8, wd. 3 in. Provenance: Ed Weissman, More ...

Chip- and Heart-carved Slide-lid Box

Chip- and Heart-carved Slide-lid Box

Lot:
50
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Chip- and Heart-carved Slide-lid Box, 18th century, dovetail construction with carved geometric patterns and hearts, with till inside, ht. 4, wd. 4 3/4, dp. 9 1/2 in. Provenance: Mary Wells More ...

Red-painted Pine Chest over Drawer

Red-painted Pine Chest over Drawer

Lot:
51
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Red-painted Pine Chest over Drawer, New England, early 18th century, hinged top above a double arch-molded case of two faux and one working drawer, applied lower molding, and tall ball-turned front More ...

Early Red-painted Chest over Drawer

Early Red-painted Chest over Drawer

Lot:
52
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Early Red-painted Chest over Drawer, Connecticut, c. 1700, the top with cleated ends above a well with till and single drawer below, the arch-molded case with applied lower molding on turned front More ...

Red-painted Oval-top Tea Table with Drawer

Red-painted Oval-top Tea Table with Drawer

Lot:
53
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Red-painted Oval-top Tea Table with Drawer, early 18th century, the overhanging top on a splayed turned leg base joined by an apron with scrolled front rail, ht. 24, wd. 33, dp. 27 in. More ...

Four 18th Century English Pewter Teapots

Four 18th Century English Pewter Teapots

Lot:
54
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Four 18th Century English Pewter Teapots, pear form, three with wood handles, one with pewter handle, makers include Joseph Spakman, Samuel Ellis, John Townsend, and Robert Bush Jr., ht. to 6 1/2 More ...

"Mary Kirkled" Sampler Pattern

"Mary Kirkled" Sampler Pattern

Lot:
55
Sold for:
$461$375

"Mary Kirkled" Sampler Pattern, dated 1720, the pattern drawn in red and black ink on paper with a grid texture with a block of maker text over five lines of alphabet and number and heart and More ...

"Martha Goulder" Needlework Sampler

"Martha Goulder" Needlework Sampler

Lot:
56
Sold for:
$369$300

"Martha Goulder" Needlework Sampler, England, dated 1745, stitched with six lines of alphabet and verse over "Martha Gould/er is my Name/I was Twelve/years old when/I wrought the/same 1745," More ...

Miniature Framed Needlework Sampler

Miniature Framed Needlework Sampler

Lot:
57
Sold for:
$246$200

Miniature Framed Needlework Sampler, England, mid-18th century, stitched with four lines of verse over baskets of flowers and "MD" within a strawberry vine border, framed ht. 7 1/4, wd. 5 5/8 in. More ...

Nine Early Framed Engravings

Nine Early Framed Engravings

Lot:
58
Sold for:
$615$500

Nine Early Framed Engravings, 17th to 18th century, two hand-colored engravings of elaborate gardens, image of King William III and Queen Mary, and five small engravings of Mary Queen of Scots, wd. More ...

Red-painted Lift-top Box

Red-painted Lift-top Box

Lot:
59
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Red-painted Lift-top Box, early 18th century, the molded top opens on snipe hinges above a well and case with single arch-molded facade with two faux drawers, all on turned bun feet, later paint, More ...

Early Dark Blue-painted Chest over Drawer

Early Dark Blue-painted Chest over Drawer

Lot:
60
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Early Dark Blue-painted Chest over Drawer, Connecticut, early 18th century, the hinged lid opens above a well and arch-molded case of three faux and one working drawer, with heavy base molding and More ...