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Auction 2897M

May 21, 2016 10:00AM

05-21-2016 05-21-2016

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Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette of a Man

Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette of a Man

Lot:
91
Sold for:
$8,000$8,000

Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette of a Man, James A. Davis, New England, October 1832, signed below the bust "By J.A. Davis October 20th 1832/1832," ht. 6, wd. 5 in. Literature: Pictured in More ...

Double Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette

Double Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette

Lot:
92
Sold for:
$7,500$7,500

Double Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette, America, 19th century, the man and woman facing each other in a paper mat with oval cutouts and decorated with two doves and hearts in the upper center, More ...

Four Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouettes

Four Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouettes

Lot:
93
Sold for:
$3,000$3,000

Four Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouettes, attributed to Anson Newell, Ellington, Connecticut, 19th century, in original frames, ht. 5, wd. 4 in. Provenance: Acquired from a home in More ...

Miniature Cobalt-decorated Conjoined Gemel Stoneware Jug

Miniature Cobalt-decorated Conjoined Gemel Stoneware Jug

Lot:
94
Sold for:
$11,000$11,000

Miniature Cobalt-decorated Conjoined Gemel Stoneware Jug, attributed to Absalom Stedman & Frederick Seymour, New Haven, Connecticut, c. 1825-35, the conjoined ovoid jugs with reeded strap handle, More ...

Cobalt-decorated Conjoined Gemel Stoneware Jug

Cobalt-decorated Conjoined Gemel Stoneware Jug

Lot:
95
Sold for:
$6,500$6,500

Cobalt-decorated Conjoined Gemel Stoneware Jug, Absalom Stedman & Frederick Seymour, New Haven, Connecticut, c. 1825-35, the conjoined ovoid jugs with reeded strap handle, both marked More ...

Miniature Cobalt-decorated Conjoined Gemel Stoneware Jug

Miniature Cobalt-decorated Conjoined Gemel Stoneware Jug

Lot:
96
Sold for:
$1,400$1,400

Miniature Cobalt-decorated Conjoined Gemel Stoneware Jug, New England, early 19th century, the conjoined ovoid jugs with reeded strap handle, ht. 4 1/2 in. Provenance: Nathan Liverant & Sons, More ...

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug

Lot:
97
Sold for:
$1,800$1,800

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug, America, early 19th century, tall ovoid form with applied strap handle, with incised and cobalt-decorated flower on the shoulder, ht. 15 in. Provenance: Acquired More ...

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug

Lot:
98
Sold for:
$3,250$3,250

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug, c. 1787, tall ovoid form with simple rolled rim and applied strap handle, decorated in cobalt with floral scrollwork and marked "1787," ht. 15 in. Provenance: More ...

Four-gallon Stoneware Jug

Four-gallon Stoneware Jug

Lot:
99
Sold for:
$2,100$2,100

Four-gallon Stoneware Jug, J. Duntze, New Haven, Connecticut, 19th century, tall bulbous form with flat band collar and applied strap handle, an incised and cobalt decorated floral spray on the More ...

Stoneware Jug with Incised Decoration

Stoneware Jug with Incised Decoration

Lot:
100
Sold for:
$1,500$1,500

Stoneware Jug with Incised Decoration, probably Thomas Commeraw, Manhattan, late 18th/early 19th century, ovoid jug ornamented with cobalt-filled incised crescents and tassels over impressed mark More ...

Large Stoneware Jug

Large Stoneware Jug

Lot:
101
Sold for:
$1,700$1,700

Large Stoneware Jug, Horace Goodwin & Mack C. Webster, Hartford, Connecticut, c. 1810-40, tall ovoid body with flat band collar, applied strap handle, incised and cobalt decorated bird on the More ...

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug

Lot:
102
Sold for:
$1,300$1,300

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug, Peter Cross, Hartford, Connecticut, early 19th century, tall ovoid form with applied strap handle, incised and cobalt decorated flower on shoulder and impressed mark More ...

Four-gallon Stoneware Jar

Four-gallon Stoneware Jar

Lot:
103
Sold for:
$700$700

Four-gallon Stoneware Jar, S.L. Pewtress, Fair Haven, Connecticut, 19th century, rolled rim and applied lug handles, decorated with a cobalt bird and marked "S.L, PEWTRESS & CO/FAIR HAVEN CONN," ht. More ...

Early Stoneware Jar

Early Stoneware Jar

Lot:
104
Sold for:
$1,100$1,100

Early Stoneware Jar, probably New York State, early 19th century, the ovoid body with band rim and applied projecting handles and incised floral decoration on the front, ht. 10 in. Provenance: More ...

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Flowerpot

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Flowerpot

Lot:
105
Sold for:
$600$600

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Flowerpot, America, 19th century, the body with incised and cobalt-decorated bird, the saucer base attached to the pot, (restoration), ht 11 in. More ...

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jar

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jar

Lot:
106
Sold for:
$6,500$6,500

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jar, attributed to Abraham Mead, Greenwich, Connecticut, c. 1791, with flared rim and tooled shoulder, marked in cobalt "EM 1791," and decorated with a cobalt dotted More ...

Two-gallon Stoneware Churn

Two-gallon Stoneware Churn

Lot:
107
Sold for:
$450$450

Two-gallon Stoneware Churn, America, c. 1880, the cavetto banded rim on a barrel-shaped body with applied lug handles, the front with cobalt bird and "1880," (cracked and with old iron band More ...

Three-gallon Stoneware Cooler

Three-gallon Stoneware Cooler

Lot:
108
Sold for:
$200$200

Three-gallon Stoneware Cooler, S.L. Pewtress, Fair Haven, Connecticut, 19th century, barrel-shaped body with incised cobalt bands and floral design on front and marked "S.L, PEWTRESS & CO/FAIR HAVEN More ...

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Pitcher

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Pitcher

Lot:
109
Sold for:
$500$500

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Pitcher, America, 19th century, the body decorated with scrolls and line decoration, (small chip on the rim), ht. 11 in. Provenance: Acquired from an old Essex, More ...

Miniature Stoneware Jug

Miniature Stoneware Jug

Lot:
110
Sold for:
$1,200$1,200

Miniature Stoneware Jug, early 19th century, blue splotch decoration on shoulder, ht. 4 in. Provenance: Steve Rowe, 1981. More ...

Wooden Candle Sconce

Wooden Candle Sconce

Lot:
111
Sold for:
$4,000$4,000

Wooden Candle Sconce, America, 19th century, the tin reflector mounted in a pine frame with arched shell-carved top, ht. 11, wd. 4, dp. 3 1/2 in. Provenance: I.M. Wiese, 1976. More ...

Tinned Sheet Iron Adjustable Wall Sconce

Tinned Sheet Iron Adjustable Wall Sconce

Lot:
112
Sold for:
$1,200$1,200

Tinned Sheet Iron Adjustable Wall Sconce, America, 19th century, the round top with crimped edge, the candleholder rides in a vertical slot, ht. 14, wd. 4, dp. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Tinned Sheet Iron Wall Sconce

Tinned Sheet Iron Wall Sconce

Lot:
113
Sold for:
$1,200$1,200

Tinned Sheet Iron Wall Sconce, America, 19th century, oval back with crimped edge decorated with two punched hearts and two punched diamonds, with early tallow candle, ht. 9 in. More ...

Reflector Sconce

Reflector Sconce

Lot:
114
Sold for:
$1,600$1,600

Reflector Sconce, America, 19th century, circular with a round tin reflectors, dia. 9 in. Provenance: Yankee Smuggler, 2006. More ...

Round Tinned Sheet Iron Wall Sconce

Round Tinned Sheet Iron Wall Sconce

Lot:
115
Sold for:
$1,900$1,900

Round Tinned Sheet Iron Wall Sconce, America, 19th century, the round reflector with star and ray decoration, dia. 10, dp. 4 in. More ...

Tall Wrought Iron and Brass Adjustable Two-light Stand

Tall Wrought Iron and Brass Adjustable Two-light Stand

Lot:
116
Sold for:
$36,000$36,000

Tall Wrought Iron and Brass Adjustable Two-light Stand, America, 18th century, the shaft with turned brass finial and triple band collar above a wide iron band tripod base with large penny feet, the More ...

Paint-decorated Blanket Chest over Two Drawers

Paint-decorated Blanket Chest over Two Drawers

Lot:
117
Sold for:
$17,000$17,000

Paint-decorated Blanket Chest over Two Drawers, Guilford, Connecticut, c. 1700, molded lift top above a large fielded panel and two single arched moldings separating the drawers, the panels repeated More ...

Pine Settle

Pine Settle

Lot:
118
Sold for:
$11,000$11,000

Pine Settle, New England, 18th century, rectangular back joining cutout ends ending in pointed hand holds, all on a semi-arched base, old surface, ht. 53, lg. 60, dp. 16 in. More ...

Red-painted Hutch Table

Red-painted Hutch Table

Lot:
119
Sold for:
$8,500$8,500

Red-painted Hutch Table, New England, 18th century, the hinged oval top with large overhang above a box base with lift lid on demilune cutout ends and shaped trestle feet, ht. 26, wd. 48, dp. 36 More ...

Square Maple Treen Plate

Square Maple Treen Plate

Lot:
120
Sold for:
$2,000$2,000

Square Maple Treen Plate, America, 19th century, ht. 9, wd. 9 in. Provenance: Steve White, 1973. More ...