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Auction 2558M

August 14, 2011 10:00AM

08-14-2011 08-14-2011

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA

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Lots

Five Pewter Lighting Items

Five Pewter Lighting Items

Lot:
121
Sold for:
$459$375

Five Pewter Lighting Items, 19th century, a pair of push-up candlesticks; a pair of whale oil lamps by William Calder, Providence, Rhode Island, 1817-56, with threaded whale oil burners on More ...

Bronze Spoon Mold and Pewter Teapot and Inkwell

Bronze Spoon Mold and Pewter Teapot and Inkwell

Lot:
122
Sold for:
$521$425

Bronze Spoon Mold and Pewter Teapot and Inkwell, 19th century, two-piece bronze spoon mold, the underside of the bowl with foliate motif, lg. 8; a flattened round pewter teapot by James H. Putnam, More ...

Paint-decorated Tinware Dome-top Box

Paint-decorated Tinware Dome-top Box

Lot:
123
Sold for:
$613$500

Paint-decorated Tinware Dome-top Box, America, late 18th/early 19th century, rectangular form with hinged lid, the front panel painted with a white bird flanked by red, white, and black flowers on a More ...

Tinware Man and Woman Cookie Cutters

Tinware Man and Woman Cookie Cutters

Lot:
124
Sold for:
$148$125

Tinware Man and Woman Cookie Cutters, America, 19th century, shaped figures on a rectangular tin panel with handle, 6 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. More ...

Wood and Iron Running Horse Weather Vane

Wood and Iron Running Horse Weather Vane

Lot:
125
Sold for:
$474$400

Wood and Iron Running Horse Weather Vane, America, late 19th/early 20th century, cut-out flat panel figure supported with iron strapwork, naturally weathered surface with losses, with stand, overall More ...

Painted Wooden Walking Horse Weathervane

Painted Wooden Walking Horse Weathervane

Lot:
126
Unsold
 

Painted Wooden Walking Horse Weathervane, America, late 19th/early 20th century, cutout flat panel figure with applied screw and washer eyes, wire reins, and zinc and iron-strap make-do More ...

Queen Anne Maple Carved and Turned Armchair

Queen Anne Maple Carved and Turned Armchair

Lot:
127
Sold for:
$3,318$2,800

Queen Anne Maple Carved and Turned Armchair, Massachusetts, c. 1740-30, old finish, (minor imperfections), ht. 42, seat ht. 17 in. More ...

Painted Pine Chest over Drawer

Painted Pine Chest over Drawer

Lot:
128
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

Painted Pine Chest over Drawer, Connecticut, early 18th century, engraved brass escutcheons, turned wooden pulls, old surface, (imperfections), ht. 37 1/4, wd. 42 1/2, dp. 15 3/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Maple and Pine Tavern Table

Maple and Pine Tavern Table

Lot:
129
Sold for:
$474$400

Maple and Pine Tavern Table, New England, 18th century, the oval top on a base with straight beaded skirt and beaded stretchers joining the block-, vase-, and ring-turned legs, refinished, More ...

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Block-front Slant-lid Desk

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Block-front Slant-lid Desk

Lot:
130
Sold for:
$20,145$17,000

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Block-front Slant-lid Desk, coastal Massachusetts, c. 1760-75, the blocked lid opens to an amphitheater interior of blocked and shaped drawers and valanced compartments More ...

Chippendale Mahogany Veneer Scroll-frame Mirror

Chippendale Mahogany Veneer Scroll-frame Mirror

Lot:
131
Sold for:
$735$600

Chippendale Mahogany Veneer Scroll-frame Mirror, late 18th century, with ogee molded liner, old surface, (imperfections), ht. 40, wd. 23 1/2 in. More ...

Chippendale Mahogany Serpentine Chest of Drawers

Chippendale Mahogany Serpentine Chest of Drawers

Lot:
132
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Chippendale Mahogany Serpentine Chest of Drawers, probably Massachusetts, late 18th century, the scratch-beaded drawers with blocked ends on conforming ogee bracket feet, old replaced brasses, More ...

Chippendale Mahogany Serpentine Bureau

Chippendale Mahogany Serpentine Bureau

Lot:
133
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

Chippendale Mahogany Serpentine Bureau, New England, c. 1760-80, the overhanging top with molded edge on a conforming case of four scratch-beaded drawers and blocked ends on bracket feet, replaced More ...

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Oxbow Slant-lid Desk

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Oxbow Slant-lid Desk

Lot:
134
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Oxbow Slant-lid Desk, probably Massachusetts, c. 1790, old replaced brasses, refinished, (minor imperfections), ht. 44, wd. 41 3/4, dp. 21 1/2 in. Provenance: More ...

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Oxbow Slant-lid Desk

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Oxbow Slant-lid Desk

Lot:
135
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Oxbow Slant-lid Desk, Massachusetts, c. 1770-80, old replaced brasses, refinished, ht. 44, wd. 42 1/2, dp. 22 in. More ...

Chippendale Walnut Transitional Side Chair

Chippendale Walnut Transitional Side Chair

Lot:
137
Sold for:
$563$475

Chippendale Walnut Transitional Side Chair, probably Massachusetts, late 18th century, the crest rail ending in carved terminals above the pierced splat, upholstered slip seat, and frontal cabriole More ...

Queen Anne Carved Maple and Cherry Slant-lid Desk

Queen Anne Carved Maple and Cherry Slant-lid Desk

Lot:
138
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

Queen Anne Carved Maple and Cherry Slant-lid Desk, Massachusetts or New Hampshire, late 18th century, fitted with an elaborate interior of blocked and shaped drawers, on bandy legs ending in pad More ...

Maple Carved Chest-on-Frame

Maple Carved Chest-on-Frame

Lot:
139
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Maple Carved Chest-on-Frame, southern New Hampshire, late 18th century, the case of four thumbmolded drawers, the topmost with a faux five-drawer facade centering a carved fan, (replaced frame), ht. More ...

Queen Anne Walnut Slant-lid Desk

Queen Anne Walnut Slant-lid Desk

Lot:
140
Unsold
 

Queen Anne Walnut Slant-lid Desk, eastern Massachusetts, mid-18th century, the lid opens to an interior of compartments and blocked drawers, on a case of four thumbmolded graduated drawers on cutout More ...

Small Queen Anne Mirror

Small Queen Anne Mirror

Lot:
141
Sold for:
$237$200

Small Queen Anne Mirror, probably New England, 18th century, pine frame with a shaped crest on the mortise and tenon constructed rectangular frame, refinished, 16 x 9 3/4 in. More ...

Chippendale Carved Cherry Chest-on-Chest

Chippendale Carved Cherry Chest-on-Chest

Lot:
142
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

Chippendale Carved Cherry Chest-on-Chest, eastern Connecticut or Rhode Island, late 18th century, the top section with dentil-molded cornice above five scratch-beaded drawers, the topmost with a More ...

Queen Anne Cherry Server

Queen Anne Cherry Server

Lot:
143
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

Queen Anne Cherry Server, Connecticut, last half 18th century, the molded overhanging top above a case of three thumbmolded short drawers and two long drawers, on scrolled apron joining cabriole More ...

Chippendale Carved Cherry Secretary Bookcase

Chippendale Carved Cherry Secretary Bookcase

Lot:
144
Sold for:
$8,295$7,000

Chippendale Carved Cherry Secretary Bookcase, Connecticut, late 18th century, the top section with flat molded dentiled cornice above hinged doors opening to three shelves, set into lower section More ...

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Dressing Mirror

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Dressing Mirror

Lot:
145
Unsold
 

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Dressing Mirror, America or England, late 18th century, with brass urn finials on tilting plate with carved giltwood liner, dovetail-constructed three-drawer base More ...

Queen Anne Walnut Veneer Dressing Mirror

Queen Anne Walnut Veneer Dressing Mirror

Lot:
146
Unsold
 

Queen Anne Walnut Veneer Dressing Mirror, England, early 18th century, molded crest on mirror frame with hinged easel stand, (minor cracks to veneer), ht. 11 1/2, wd. 9 in. More ...

Federal-style Mahogany Inlaid and Gilt-gesso Mirror

Federal-style Mahogany Inlaid and Gilt-gesso Mirror

Lot:
147
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Federal-style Mahogany Inlaid and Gilt-gesso Mirror, Nathan Margolis, Hartford, Connecticut, 1932, with brand and date, ht. including finial 56, wd. 23 1/2 in. More ...

Chippendale-style Philadelphia-type Carved Figured Walnut Dressing Table

Chippendale-style Philadelphia-type Carved Figured Walnut Dressing Table

Lot:
148
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Chippendale-style Philadelphia-type Carved Figured Walnut Dressing Table, Nathan Margolis, Hartford, Connecticut, with maker's label on inside of drawer, branded with maker's name and dated "1934" More ...

Chippendale-style Philadelphia-type Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Chippendale-style Philadelphia-type Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Lot:
149
Sold for:
$415$350

Chippendale-style Philadelphia-type Carved Mahogany Side Chair, attributed to Nathan Margolis, Hartford, Connecticut, 20th century, ht. 39 1/2, seat ht. 17 1/2 in. More ...

Federal-style Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Work Table

Federal-style Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Work Table

Lot:
150
Sold for:
$711$600

Federal-style Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Work Table, Nathan Margolis, Hartford, Connecticut, 1936, with maker's label inside drawer and branded mark to inside of case, (minor More ...

Federal-style Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Work Table

Federal-style Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Work Table

Lot:
151
Sold for:
$711$600

Federal-style Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Work Table, attributed to Nathan Margolis, Hartford, Connecticut, c. 1935, nearly identical to the preceding lot. More ...