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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

Small Red-painted Pine Three-drawer Chest on Bun Feet

Small Red-painted Pine Three-drawer Chest on Bun Feet

Lot:
61
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Small Red-painted Pine Three-drawer Chest on Bun Feet, New England, 18th century, the molded top above a single arch-molded case, applied base molding, and tall turned feet, later paint, More ...

Three 18th Century Items

Three 18th Century Items

Lot:
62
Sold for:
$554$450

Three 18th Century Items, a gold scale in an oak case, a magnifying glass in a paperboard case, and a pair of steel douters, wd. to 6 in. More ...

Four Brass Snuffboxes

Four Brass Snuffboxes

Lot:
63
Sold for:
$123$100

Four Brass Snuffboxes, 18th century, an English triangular box engraved "ITS NEVER TOO LATE/TO MEND" with an image of a racehorse; a Dutch box engraved with scenes of tradesmen/merchants; a box More ...

Two European Snuffboxes

Two European Snuffboxes

Lot:
64
Sold for:
$308$250

Two European Snuffboxes, late 18th/early 19th century, an enamel box with an image of a woman in a pink gown on the lid, and a round porcelain box with a watch face and landscape in the lid, lg. to More ...

Red-painted Octagonal-top Cross-base Candlestand

Red-painted Octagonal-top Cross-base Candlestand

Lot:
65
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Red-painted Octagonal-top Cross-base Candlestand, Connecticut, early 18th century, the post with a bulbous turned midsection, ht. 26 1/2, wd. 12, dp. 12 in. Provenance: Lillian Cogan Auction, More ...

Four Early Brass Candlesticks

Four Early Brass Candlesticks

Lot:
66
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Four Early Brass Candlesticks, England and Europe, 17th and 18th century, a trumpet-base candlestick with ringed stem and wide mid-drip catcher; an acorn knop candlestick with wide drip catcher and More ...

Four Brass Candlesticks

Four Brass Candlesticks

Lot:
67
Sold for:
$584$475

Four Brass Candlesticks, England and Europe, early 18th century, seamed construction, square bases with canted corners, ht. to 7 5/8 in. Provenance: Matthew and Elisabeth Sharpe, Conshohocken, More ...

Brass and Iron Tabletop Adjustable Two-light Candleholder

Brass and Iron Tabletop Adjustable Two-light Candleholder

Lot:
68
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Brass and Iron Tabletop Adjustable Two-light Candleholder, England or Europe, 18th century, two candle sockets on scroll-shaped arms, on vertical square iron rod and heavy round brass base, ht. 18 More ...

Brass Two-light Candle Sconce and Four Brass Spill Holders

Brass Two-light Candle Sconce and Four Brass Spill Holders

Lot:
69
Sold for:
$246$200

Brass Two-light Candle Sconce and Four Brass Spill Holders, late 18th/early 19th century, the sconce with embossed and punched decoration; two spill holders with open trays, two with covered trays, More ...

Two Adjustable Brass Trammels and a Wall Hook

Two Adjustable Brass Trammels and a Wall Hook

Lot:
70
Sold for:
$492$400

Two Adjustable Brass Trammels and a Wall Hook, early 19th century, the trammels with figural ratchet stops; the wall hook with adjustable arms and heart finials, closed lg. to 20 3/4 in. More ...

Two English Tin-glazed Earthenware Flower Bricks

Two English Tin-glazed Earthenware Flower Bricks

Lot:
71
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Two English Tin-glazed Earthenware Flower Bricks, Bristol, mid-18th century, with blue and white floral decoration, wd. to 6 1/8 in. More ...

Pair of Tin-glazed Earthenware Wall Pockets

Pair of Tin-glazed Earthenware Wall Pockets

Lot:
72
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Pair of Tin-glazed Earthenware Wall Pockets, England, mid-18th century, with molded flower and bird decoration, ht. 8 in. Provenance: Lillian Cogan, August 1979. More ...

Three Tin-glazed Earthenware Month Plates

Three Tin-glazed Earthenware Month Plates

Lot:
73
Sold for:
$523$425

Three Tin-glazed Earthenware Month Plates, mid-18th century, February, April, and November, decorated with seasonal scenes, dia. to 10 in. More ...

Six Manganese-decorated Tin-glazed Earthenware Plates

Six Manganese-decorated Tin-glazed Earthenware Plates

Lot:
74
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Six Manganese-decorated Tin-glazed Earthenware Plates, late 18th century, with floral spray in the center and swags on the rim, dia. 9 1/8 in. Provenance: Lillian Cogan, Farmington, Connecticut, More ...

Set of Twelve Wavy-end Pewter Spoons

Set of Twelve Wavy-end Pewter Spoons

Lot:
75
Sold for:
$246$200

Set of Twelve Wavy-end Pewter Spoons, Holland, 18th century, with slightly elongated bowls, all spoons with scrape-finished surfaces, Tudor rose mark on the back, and ownership initials "KB" on the More ...

Two Brass Spoon Molds

Two Brass Spoon Molds

Lot:
76
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Brass Spoon Molds, 18th century, one by Josiah Miller marked "IM," casting a spoon with straight handle and round bowl, the other casting a Hanoverian pattern spoon, lg. to 8 1/4 in. More ...

Early Spanish Brown-painted Slant-lid Desk

Early Spanish Brown-painted Slant-lid Desk

Lot:
77
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Early Spanish Brown-painted Slant-lid Desk, possibly Massachusetts, early 18th century, the lid opens to a compartmented and multi-drawer interior with slide-lid well, above a double arch-molded More ...

Small Black-painted Slant-lid Desk on Frame

Small Black-painted Slant-lid Desk on Frame

Lot:
78
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Small Black-painted Slant-lid Desk on Frame, Connecticut, c. 1700-25, the slant lid opens to an interior of drawers and compartments, and a slide-lid well, joined by a mid-molding to a turned leg More ...

Dutch Wag-on-the-Wall Clock

Dutch Wag-on-the-Wall Clock

Lot:
79
Sold for:
$523$425

Dutch Wag-on-the-Wall Clock, 18th century, the oak case with painted dial and lead-filled brass weights, case ht. 19 1/2 in. More ...

Two Hexagonal-base Tapersticks and a Hexagonal-base Candlestick

Two Hexagonal-base Tapersticks and a Hexagonal-base Candlestick

Lot:
80
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Two Hexagonal-base Tapersticks and a Hexagonal-base Candlestick, England, early 18th century, with hexagonal sockets and knopped stems, ht. to 6 in. More ...

Brass Standish

Brass Standish

Lot:
81
Sold for:
$369$300

Brass Standish, England or Europe, late 18th century, the stand with scalloped edge, two candle sockets, four containers, and central handle, ht. 7 3/4, wd. 7 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Chest over Two Drawers

Paint-decorated Chest over Two Drawers

Lot:
82
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Paint-decorated Chest over Two Drawers, Connecticut, early 18th century, the hinged top above a well, on single arch-molded case of two faux short drawers, one faux long drawer, and two working More ...

Black-painted Ball-foot Chest of Drawers

Black-painted Ball-foot Chest of Drawers

Lot:
83
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Black-painted Ball-foot Chest of Drawers, Connecticut, early 18th century, with molded top over arch-molded case of two short and three long drawers, on turned ball feet, old black paint, ht. 37 More ...

Red- and Black-painted Ball-foot Chest over Drawers

Red- and Black-painted Ball-foot Chest over Drawers

Lot:
84
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Red- and Black-painted Ball-foot Chest over Drawers, possibly Massachusetts, early 18th century, the lift-top with molded edge above an arch-molded case of two faux and two working drawers, applied More ...

Needlework Candle Sconce

Needlework Candle Sconce

Lot:
85
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Needlework Candle Sconce, England, 18th century, the rectangular "sconce" with a framed floral needlework picture supporting a single brass candle socket on a scrollwork branch, ht. 22, wd. 9 3/4 More ...

Shepherdess and Sheep Needlework Picture

Shepherdess and Sheep Needlework Picture

Lot:
86
Sold for:
$523$425

Shepherdess and Sheep Needlework Picture, England, 18th century, the shepherdess dressed in a red and white gown flanked by trees, with sheep, and snails in the foreground, in a molded black-painted More ...

18th Century Needlework Love Token

18th Century Needlework Love Token

Lot:
87
Sold for:
$1,046$850

18th Century Needlework Love Token, stitched with flowers, arrows, a heart, a cherub, and basket on a yellow silk background, framed, ht. 5 3/4, wd. 4 5/8 in. More ...

Early Needlework Band Sampler

Early Needlework Band Sampler

Lot:
88
Sold for:
$308$250

Early Needlework Band Sampler, England, 18th century, stitched with two lines of alphabet over bands of complex floral patterns, in an early molded and black-painted frame, ht. 21 1/4, wd. 9 1/4 More ...

Two English Needlework Samplers

Two English Needlework Samplers

Lot:
89
Sold for:
$369$300

Two English Needlework Samplers, 18th and 19th century, one stitched with two lines of alphabet and numbers over three lines of verse and signed in needlework "Mary Furset/Her Sampler Wrought In The More ...

Black-painted Bannister-back Heart and Crown Armchair

Black-painted Bannister-back Heart and Crown Armchair

Lot:
90
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Black-painted Bannister-back Heart and Crown Armchair, reportedly Cheshire, Connecticut, mid-18th century, with shaped arms ending in handholds, turned under-arm supports, and double-stretcher base, More ...