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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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Lots

Large Slip-decorated Redware Plate

Large Slip-decorated Redware Plate

Lot:
506
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Large Slip-decorated Redware Plate, possibly Bristol County, Rhode Island, early 19th century, concave form with coggled rim and yellow slip line and wave decoration accentuated with green glaze, More ...

Slip-decorated "Nanny Men" Redware Plate

Slip-decorated "Nanny Men" Redware Plate

Lot:
507
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Slip-decorated "Nanny Men" Redware Plate, America, 19th century, with yellow and black wavy slip and green glaze decoration, coggled rim, dia. 11 in. More ...

Pair of Rockingham-glazed Candlesticks

Pair of Rockingham-glazed Candlesticks

Lot:
508
Sold for:
$369$300

Pair of Rockingham-glazed Candlesticks, probably Vermont, mid-19th century, columnar form with ring embellishments and flared bases, ht. 9 1/2 in. More ...

Two-gallon Cobalt Deer-decorated Stoneware Jar

Two-gallon Cobalt Deer-decorated Stoneware Jar

Lot:
509
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Two-gallon Cobalt Deer-decorated Stoneware Jar, J. & E. Norton, Bennington, Vermont, third quarter 19th century, flat rolled rim, tooled neck, and applied lug handles, ht. 10 7/8, dia. 10 in. More ...

Polychrome Painted Wooden Bucket

Polychrome Painted Wooden Bucket

Lot:
510
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Polychrome Painted Wooden Bucket, 19th century, staved construction with iron band reinforcement, the body painted in horizontal bands of yellow, black, orange, red, and green, ht. 9 3/8, dia. 10 More ...

Red-, White-,  and Blue-painted Ash Splint Picnic Basket

Red-, White-, and Blue-painted Ash Splint Picnic Basket

Lot:
511
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Red-, White-, and Blue-painted Ash Splint Picnic Basket, America, late 19th century, rectangular with hinged lid and leather handle, ht. 9 1/2, wd. 13, dp. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Red-painted Glazed House-form Watch Hutch

Red-painted Glazed House-form Watch Hutch

Lot:
512
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Red-painted Glazed House-form Watch Hutch, New England, 19th century, the peaked form with square door and circular opening, ht. 5 1/4, wd. 4 3/4 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Dome-top Chest in Apple Green and Yellow

Paint-decorated Dome-top Chest in Apple Green and Yellow

Lot:
513
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Paint-decorated Dome-top Chest in Apple Green and Yellow, New England, c. 1830-40, with swirls of green on a yellow ground and red flourishes at the corners, ht. 10, wd. 24, dp. 12 in. More ...

Blue-painted Paint-decorated Dome-top Box

Blue-painted Paint-decorated Dome-top Box

Lot:
514
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Blue-painted Paint-decorated Dome-top Box, America, mid-19th century, the top, sides, and back with red and yellow floral decoration within red line border, the front with initials "R" and "L" More ...

Cherry Inlaid and Heart-decorated Pipe Box

Cherry Inlaid and Heart-decorated Pipe Box

Lot:
515
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Cherry Inlaid and Heart-decorated Pipe Box, America, late 18th/early 19th century, the box with lollipop hanger, divided compartment with shaped opening, the front with incised heart decoration over More ...

Long Wrought Iron Ember Tongs

Long Wrought Iron Ember Tongs

Lot:
516
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Long Wrought Iron Ember Tongs, America, 18th century, the spring-loaded tongs with penny pincers, pick, and pipe tamp, lg. 28 1/4 in. Provenance: Nathan Liverant. More ...

Etched Bull's-eye Glass Pane

Etched Bull's-eye Glass Pane

Lot:
517
Sold for:
$800$650

Etched Bull's-eye Glass Pane, early 19th century, the bottom with an etched image of man in a tall hat smoking a pipe, a boy and a woman wearing a bonnet, in a lead frame, ht. 8 3/4, wd. 7 1/4 More ...

Putty-painted Document Box

Putty-painted Document Box

Lot:
518
Sold for:
$185$150

Putty-painted Document Box, America, 19th century, with brass ring handle on the lid, ht. 5 1/2, wd. 15 1/8, dp. 8 in. More ...

Yellow-painted and Smoke-decorated Dome-top Box

Yellow-painted and Smoke-decorated Dome-top Box

Lot:
519
Sold for:
$246$200

Yellow-painted and Smoke-decorated Dome-top Box, America, 19th century, ht. 11, wd. 24 1/4, dp. 12 3/4 in. More ...

Small Leather-covered Document Box

Small Leather-covered Document Box

Lot:
520
Sold for:
$215$175

Small Leather-covered Document Box, Thomas Christy, 12 Court Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 1830-36, with brass stud decoration, the interior lined with marbled paper, maker's label on the lid, ht. More ...

Walnut Slant-lid Salt Box

Walnut Slant-lid Salt Box

Lot:
521
Sold for:
$523$425

Walnut Slant-lid Salt Box, America, 19th century, the dovetailed box with arched crest, slant-lid compartment over a single drawer divided into nine compartments, ht. 13 1/4, wd. 10 1/2, dp. 10 1/4 More ...

Wallpaper Covered Dome-top Box

Wallpaper Covered Dome-top Box

Lot:
522
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Wallpaper Covered Dome-top Box, America, 19th century, the front and sides with birds and flowers against a blue background, the lid with potted roses against a white background, with tin hasp and More ...

Polychrome Watercolor-decorated Paper-covered Rectangular Box

Polychrome Watercolor-decorated Paper-covered Rectangular Box

Lot:
523
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Polychrome Watercolor-decorated Paper-covered Rectangular Box, probably Massachusetts, c. 1820, the front decorated with three buildings and a landscape, the sides with flowers, and the lid with More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Portrait of a Young Fair-haired Boy in a Red Dress with Strawberries

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait of a Young Fair-haired Boy in a Red Dress with Strawberries

Lot:
524
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait of a Young Fair-haired Boy in a Red Dress with Strawberries Unsigned. Oil on panel, the subject holding a small book, 27 x 19 1/2 in., unframed. More ...

Ammi Phillips (New York/Connecticut, 1788-1865)      Portrait of a Gentleman with His Hand on a Book

Ammi Phillips (New York/Connecticut, 1788-1865) Portrait of a Gentleman with His Hand on a Book

Lot:
525
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Ammi Phillips (New York/Connecticut, 1788-1865) Portrait of a Gentleman with His Hand on a Book Unsigned, c. 1815. Oil on canvas, 32 1/2 x 28 in., in a later red and black paint-decorated More ...

Attributed to William Jennys (Connecticut/New Hampshire, 1774-1859)      Portrait of a Boy

Attributed to William Jennys (Connecticut/New Hampshire, 1774-1859) Portrait of a Boy

Lot:
526
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Attributed to William Jennys (Connecticut/New Hampshire, 1774-1859) Portrait of a Boy Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 16 1/4 x 14 in., in a molded and black-painted frame. Condition: Canvas laid More ...

Micah Williams (New Jersey, 1782-1837)      Portraits of a Stylish Lady and Gentleman

Micah Williams (New Jersey, 1782-1837) Portraits of a Stylish Lady and Gentleman

Lot:
527
Sold for:
$46,125$37,500

Micah Williams (New Jersey, 1782-1837) Portraits of a Stylish Lady and Gentleman Unsigned. Pastel on paper, the blue-eyed lady wearing a lace bonnet with ribbon, a blue beaded necklace, and More ...

Ruth Henshaw Miles Bascom, (Massachusetts, 1772-1848)      Portrait of a Young Lady

Ruth Henshaw Miles Bascom, (Massachusetts, 1772-1848) Portrait of a Young Lady

Lot:
528
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Ruth Henshaw Miles Bascom, (Massachusetts, 1772-1848) Portrait of a Young Lady Unsigned, identified on labels on the reverse. Pastel on paper cutout and applied to a light blue painted More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Portrait of a Man in a Black Coat and Striped Vest

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait of a Man in a Black Coat and Striped Vest

Lot:
529
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait of a Man in a Black Coat and Striped Vest Unsigned. Oil on panel, 24 1/2 x 21 3/4 in., unframed. Condition: Considerable loss to bottom edge and More ...

Blue-painted Corner Cupboard

Blue-painted Corner Cupboard

Lot:
530
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Blue-painted Corner Cupboard, New England, 18th century, in one piece, the upper and lower paneled cupboard doors opening to shelves, old blue/gray paint, ht. 76, overall wd. approx. 39, shelf dp. More ...

Early Red-painted Maple Candlestand

Early Red-painted Maple Candlestand

Lot:
531
Sold for:
$523$425

Early Red-painted Maple Candlestand, New Hampshire, 18th century, circular top on a ring- and urn-turned post and tripod base, ht. 25 3/4, dia. 18 1/4 in. More ...

Early Pine Box

Early Pine Box

Lot:
532
Sold for:
$984$800

Early Pine Box, America, 17th century, the cleated top opens on pintel hinges above a nail-constructed box, ht. 11 3/4, wd. 25 1/2, dp. 14 1/4 in. More ...

Early Quilt Panel Depicting a Courtier and His Lady

Early Quilt Panel Depicting a Courtier and His Lady

Lot:
533
Unsold
 

Early Quilt Panel Depicting a Courtier and His Lady, possibly Massachusetts, initialed "SW" and dated "1697," worked in applique, 18 1/2 x 15 1/2 in., framed. Provenance: Cora Ginsburg, 1980. More ...

"Ales Knight" Needlework Band Sampler

"Ales Knight" Needlework Band Sampler

Lot:
534
Unsold
 

"Ales Knight" Needlework Band Sampler, England, dated "1737," stitched in silk threads on a linen background with four lines of alphabet and signed in needlework "ALES KNIGHT HE/R SAMPLER AVG/VST More ...

Needlework Band Sampler

Needlework Band Sampler

Lot:
535
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Needlework Band Sampler, England, 18th century, stitched in silk on a linen background with seven lines of text or verse over blocks of intricate floral patterns, framed, ht. 20 1/2, wd. 10 in. More ...