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Auction 3022M

August 13, 2017 10:00AM

08-13-2017 08-13-2017

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA

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Lots

Sheet Copper Rooster Weathervane

Sheet Copper Rooster Weathervane

Lot:
122
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Sheet Copper Rooster Weathervane, America, c. 1910, silhouette form with pierced eye and tail feather details, copper reinforcing rib along top edge, verdigris surface, with metal stand, ht. 17, wd. More ...

Molded Copper "Smuggler" Running Horse Weathervane

Molded Copper "Smuggler" Running Horse Weathervane

Lot:
123
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Molded Copper "Smuggler" Running Horse Weathervane, late 19th century, flattened full-body form with well-rendered body and mane details, verdigris surface with traces of gilding and old yellow More ...

Trotting Horse Lightning Rod

Trotting Horse Lightning Rod

Lot:
124
Sold for:
$861$700

Trotting Horse Lightning Rod, late 19th/early 20th century, flattened full-body form mounted on a cast iron directional, verdigris surface with gilding, with metal stand, ht. 9 1/2 in. More ...

Frank Adams Schooner Weathervane

Frank Adams Schooner Weathervane

Lot:
125
Sold for:
$984$800

Frank Adams Schooner Weathervane, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, c. 1925-44, three-masted schooner with wire and rope rigging, sheet metal sails, white-painted deck, black-painted hull, with More ...

Pair of Sheet Copper Finials

Pair of Sheet Copper Finials

Lot:
126
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Pair of Sheet Copper Finials, 19th century, tall stepped obelisk forms with pointed tops and square bases, ht. 18 in. Provenance: Priscilla Hutchinson, Wiscasset, Maine, 2002. More ...

White-painted Federal Fanlight

White-painted Federal Fanlight

Lot:
127
Unsold
 

White-painted Federal Fanlight, America, late 18th/early 19th century, demilune wooden frame ornamented with lead spreadwing eagle, rosettes, trefoils, and leafy swags, ht. 16 1/2, wd. 44 1/8 More ...

Stoneware Jug

Stoneware Jug

Lot:
128
Sold for:
$554$450

Stoneware Jug, Swan & States, Stonington, Connecticut, c. 1830, tall ovoid form with flat rim, applied strap handles, marked on the front "SWAN & STATES/STONINGTON," ht. 12 1/2 in. Provenance: More ...

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crock

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crock

Lot:
129
Sold for:
$369$300

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crock, Pennsylvania, 19th century, ovoid form with plain rim, applied lug handles, and stylized flower decoration, ht. 15 1/4 in. Provenance: Northeast Auctions, More ...

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crock

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crock

Lot:
130
Sold for:
$400$325

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crock, Pennsylvania, 19th century, tall ovoid form with flat rolled rim, applied lug handles, and leafy decoration, ht. 12 in. Provenance: Northeast Auctions, August More ...

Carved Mahogany Pole Screen

Carved Mahogany Pole Screen

Lot:
131
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Carved Mahogany Pole Screen, Salem, Massachusetts, area, late 18th century, the carved flame finial above a vase-turned post with frame housing old flame-stitch needlework panel that adjusts in More ...

Pair of Iron and Brass Knife Blade Andirons

Pair of Iron and Brass Knife Blade Andirons

Lot:
132
Sold for:
$431$350

Pair of Iron and Brass Knife Blade Andirons, America, 18th century, brass urn finials on iron knife blade fronts, arched legs with penny feet, ht. 23 1/2, wd. 13, dp. 18 in. Provenance: More ...

Walnut Veneer Parcel-gilt Mirror

Walnut Veneer Parcel-gilt Mirror

Lot:
133
Unsold
 

Walnut Veneer Parcel-gilt Mirror, probably northern Europe, late 18th century, with scrolled crest centering a gilt device, above the frame with gilt liner, ht. 19 in. Provenance: Harold E. More ...

Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Lot:
134
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Carved Mahogany Side Chair, Newport, Rhode Island, c. 1760, the crest centering a carved shell above a vasiform splat, on compass slip seat and frontal cabriole legs, refinished, ht. 40, seat ht. 17 More ...

Carved Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Carved Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Lot:
135
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Carved Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table, Goddard School, Newport, Rhode Island, c. 1780, the circular dished top above a columnar post and tripod cabriole leg base, ht. 27 1/2, dia. 30 1/4 in. More ...

Mahogany Games Table

Mahogany Games Table

Lot:
136
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Mahogany Games Table, Rhode Island, possibly Newport, c. 1770-80, the molded top above a straight skirt and pierced brackets joining four stop-fluted legs, old refinish, ht. 29 1/4, wd. 32, dp. 15 More ...

Miniature Mahogany Veneer Chest of Four Drawers

Miniature Mahogany Veneer Chest of Four Drawers

Lot:
137
Sold for:
$923$750

Miniature Mahogany Veneer Chest of Four Drawers, reportedly Pennsylvania, early 19th century, with graduated drawers on a cutout base, ht. 12 1/4, wd. 11 1/2, dp. 7 in. Provenance: Stephen H. More ...

Painted Silk and Needlework Picture "Jeptha's Rash Vow,"

Painted Silk and Needlework Picture "Jeptha's Rash Vow,"

Lot:
138
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Painted Silk and Needlework Picture "Jeptha's Rash Vow," Misses Pattens' School, Hartford, Connecticut, c. 1810, Jeptha, depicted on the right beneath an embroidered tree stands on a silkwork ground More ...

Mourning Needlework for Hannah Talbot

Mourning Needlework for Hannah Talbot

Lot:
139
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Mourning Needlework for Hannah Talbot, Mary Talbot, Balch School, Providence, Rhode Island, late 18th/early 19th century, designed as a willow tree above an urn-topped memorial to the deceased More ...

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of Four Drawers

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of Four Drawers

Lot:
140
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Chest of Four Drawers, Salem, Massachusetts, late 18th century, the top above a correspondingly shaped case of string-inlaid drawers, on molded bracket More ...

Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Lot:
141
Unsold
 

Inlaid Mahogany Card Table, probably Massachusetts, c. 1800, with elliptical front and half-serpentine ends above a conforming skirt centering a raised panel, the string- and diamond-inlaid square More ...

Inlaid Mahogany Candlestand

Inlaid Mahogany Candlestand

Lot:
142
Unsold
 

Inlaid Mahogany Candlestand, Boston, Massachusetts, early 19th century, the oval top inlaid with a patera, turned post with reeded urn, on tripod cabriole leg base, ht. 28, wd. 15, dp. 23 1/2 in. More ...

Mahogany Scroll-frame Mirror with Eagle Crest

Mahogany Scroll-frame Mirror with Eagle Crest

Lot:
143
Sold for:
$431$350

Mahogany Scroll-frame Mirror with Eagle Crest, America or England, late 18th century, with molded and gilt liner, ht. 30 1/2 in. Provenance: Fontaine's Auction Gallery, Pittsfield, More ...

Tiger Maple Drop-leaf Table

Tiger Maple Drop-leaf Table

Lot:
144
Sold for:
$800$650

Tiger Maple Drop-leaf Table, probably Massachusetts, early 19th century, rectangular top on delicate square tapering legs, ht. 28, wd. 19 1/2, dp. 36 in. Provenance: Sotheby's, New York. The More ...

Carved Tiger Maple Side Chair

Carved Tiger Maple Side Chair

Lot:
145
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Carved Tiger Maple Side Chair, attributed to William Savery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1760-85, serpentine crest, vasiform splat, and shaped stiles all with beaded edge, rush seat, cabriole More ...

Rare Peter Derr Brass Bed Warmer

Rare Peter Derr Brass Bed Warmer

Lot:
146
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Rare Peter Derr Brass Bed Warmer, Pennsylvania, early 19th century, hinged brass lid with wrigglework engraved bird and flower scene, the hinge marked "PD," on a turned walnut handle, lg. 45 in. More ...

Small Walnut Scroll-frame Mirror

Small Walnut Scroll-frame Mirror

Lot:
147
Sold for:
$369$300

Small Walnut Scroll-frame Mirror, possibly mid-Atlantic States, old surface, ht. 18 in. Provenance: Northeast Auctions, August 4, 2007, Lot 779. More ...

Walnut and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bureau

Walnut and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bureau

Lot:
148
Sold for:
$923$750

Walnut and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bureau, Baltimore, Maryland, area, early 19th century, the serpentine top with edge inlaid in contrasting stringing, above a conforming case of four similarly More ...

Pair of Black-painted Queen Anne Chairs

Pair of Black-painted Queen Anne Chairs

Lot:
149
Sold for:
$492$400

Pair of Black-painted Queen Anne Chairs, probably Hudson River Valley, 18th century, yoked crests, turned stiles and vasiform splats above painted rush seats on turned front legs joined by bulbous More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Portrait of a Woman in a Lace Bonnet with Powder Blue Ribbons

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait of a Woman in a Lace Bonnet with Powder Blue Ribbons

Lot:
150
Sold for:
$369$300

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait of a Woman in a Lace Bonnet with Powder Blue Ribbons Unsigned. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 10 3/4 x 8 1/4 in., in a molded black-painted More ...

Tiger Maple Settee

Tiger Maple Settee

Lot:
151
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Tiger Maple Settee, New York State, c. 1815, three slats joining four uprights above flat outward-scrolling arms with circular handholds, on rush seat joining turned legs and flat stretcher, ht. 33 More ...