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Auction 3167B

November 3, 2018 10:00AM

11-03-2018 11-03-2018

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Pair of Figured Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Double Swing-leg Card Tables

Pair of Figured Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Double Swing-leg Card Tables

Lot:
237
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Pair of Figured Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Double Swing-leg Card Tables, probably Rhode Island, c. 1795, the tops with ovolo corners above conforming aprons inlaid with stringing and banding, joining More ...

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Lot:
238
Sold for:
$1,538$1,250

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Card Table, attributed to Thomas Goddard, Newport, Rhode Island, c. 1808, the D-shaped top above a conforming skirt centering an oval within a mitred panel, and dies More ...

Gilbert Stuart (Massachusetts/Rhode Island, 1755-1828)      Portrait of Mr. Moses Brown of Beverly, Massachusetts

Gilbert Stuart (Massachusetts/Rhode Island, 1755-1828) Portrait of Mr. Moses Brown of Beverly, Massachusetts

Lot:
239
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Gilbert Stuart (Massachusetts/Rhode Island, 1755-1828) Portrait of Mr. Moses Brown of Beverly, Massachusetts, c. 1816 Unsigned, identified on labels affixed to the reverse and in documentation More ...

Pair of Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Card Tables

Pair of Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Card Tables

Lot:
240
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Pair of Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Card Tables, Massachusetts, c. 1795, the tops with ovolo corners on conforming aprons and cuffed square taperig legs, inlaid throughout with More ...

Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Card Table

Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Card Table

Lot:
241
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Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Card Table, attributed to John and Thomas Seymour, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1800-10, elliptical front and half-serpentine sides above a conforming skirt More ...

Mahogany Inlaid Card Table

Mahogany Inlaid Card Table

Lot:
242
Sold for:
$923$750

Mahogany Inlaid Card Table, Benjamin Frothingham, Charlestown, Massachusetts, c. 1795, the top with ovolo corners and banded inlaid edge, above conforming apron centering an oval within a projecting More ...

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Lot:
243
Sold for:
$738$600

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Card Table, S. & F. Gridley, Charlestown, Massachusetts, c. 1800, the rectangular folding top with ovolo corners and crossbanded edge above a conforming apron inlaid with More ...

Federal Mahogany and Satinwood Inlaid Card Table

Federal Mahogany and Satinwood Inlaid Card Table

Lot:
244
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Federal Mahogany and Satinwood Inlaid Card Table, early 19th century, the rectangular top with ovolo corners above the straight skirt, tapering legs, and spade feet all inlaid throughout with More ...

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Demilune Card Table

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Demilune Card Table

Lot:
245
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Demilune Card Table, probably Baltimore, Maryland, area, c. 1790-1800, the top with string-inlaid and banded border and edge above a conforming skirt joining More ...

Crewel Worked Coverlet

Crewel Worked Coverlet

Lot:
246
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Crewel Worked Coverlet, probably Scandinavia, c. 1811, the central basket of flowers above a heart embroidered "OB/1811" within a stylized vine frame and wide meandering vine and flower border with More ...

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Dwarf Clock

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Dwarf Clock

Lot:
247
Sold for:
$27,060$22,000

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Dwarf Clock, Joshua Wilder, Hingham, Massachusetts, c. 1800, pierced fret and three brass finials above the tombstone-shaped hood and glazed door opening to a More ...

Diminutive Inlaid Cherry Sideboard

Diminutive Inlaid Cherry Sideboard

Lot:
248
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Diminutive Inlaid Cherry Sideboard, probably Connecticut, c. 1800, with exaggerated serpentine front and case of three drawers above cupboards divided by descending bellflower and string inlay and More ...

Tiger Maple Corner Chamberstand

Tiger Maple Corner Chamberstand

Lot:
249
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Tiger Maple Corner Chamberstand, Massachusetts, early 19th century, the shaped gallery joining a small pierced shelf above the pierced top, on square tapering posts and legs joining a medial shelf More ...

John Ritto Penniman (Massachusetts/Maryland, 1782-1841)      Joseph Knox, Esquire

John Ritto Penniman (Massachusetts/Maryland, 1782-1841) Joseph Knox, Esquire

Lot:
250
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

John Ritto Penniman (Massachusetts/Maryland, 1782-1841) Joseph Knox, Esquire Inscribed on the back "The Miniature Portrait of Joseph Knox, Esqr./was painted in Hardwick, Massachusetts by/John More ...

Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bow-front Chest of Drawers

Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bow-front Chest of Drawers

Lot:
251
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Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bow-front Chest of Drawers, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, area, c. 1820, the top with molded edge and ovolo corners above waterleaf- and punchwork-carved More ...

Classical Mahogany Carved Marble-top Pier Table

Classical Mahogany Carved Marble-top Pier Table

Lot:
252
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Classical Mahogany Carved Marble-top Pier Table, possibly George Archibald, c. 1825-30, black Egyptian marble top above a squared beaded apron above circular front columns and mirrored back with More ...

Pair of Silver Beakers

Pair of Silver Beakers

Lot:
253
Sold for:
$861$700

Pair of Silver Beakers, America, c. 1780, flaring rim on a molded foot, the side engraved "JMB," the bases marked "I+D" in a sunken cartouche, ht. 3 3/4 in., approx. 9.1 troy oz. Provenance: More ...

Coin Silver Coffeepot

Coin Silver Coffeepot

Lot:
254
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Coin Silver Coffeepot, America, late 18th/early 19th century, the urn-shaped pot with gooseneck spout and ebony handle on a flaring base, lid with flattened urn finial, decorated with floral More ...

Five-piece Silver Jewelry Set

Five-piece Silver Jewelry Set

Lot:
255
Sold for:
$185$150

Five-piece Silver Jewelry Set, America, second quarter 19th century, a hair comb, pair of earrings, brooch, and a buckle, with fine silver cone and floral decoration, the hair comb marked "J. More ...

Carved Mahogany Three-legged Card Table

Carved Mahogany Three-legged Card Table

Lot:
256
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Carved Mahogany Three-legged Card Table, attributed to Duncan Phyfe, New York, c. 1805-15, the D-shaped top opens to rest on two hinged brackets which mechanically move the back legs, the post with More ...

Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Card Table

Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Card Table

Lot:
257
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Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Card Table, Philadelphia, c. 1815-20, the rectangular top with elliptic front above a conformingly shaped skirt, on acanthus-carved lyre support with brass More ...

Two Silver Club of the Brudershaft Presentation Tankards

Two Silver Club of the Brudershaft Presentation Tankards

Lot:
258
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Two Silver Club of the Brudershaft Presentation Tankards, designed by Richard Greenough, made by Lincoln & Foss, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1849, straight sided with hinged lids and cornucopia More ...

Silver Vase Presented to Reverend Daniel Sharp, D.D.

Silver Vase Presented to Reverend Daniel Sharp, D.D.

Lot:
259
Sold for:
$861$700

Silver Vase Presented to Reverend Daniel Sharp, D.D., Jones, Ball & Poor, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1852, vase with extensive embossed leaf and floral swag decoration, engraved "Presented to/REV. More ...

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865)      Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate

Lot:
260
Sold for:
$147,000$120,000

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 14 x 17 in., in molded giltwood frames. Condition: More ...

Charles Porter Brown (Massachusetts, Rhode Island, 1855-1920)      The Barque Taria Topan   of Salem

Charles Porter Brown (Massachusetts, Rhode Island, 1855-1920) The Barque Taria Topan of Salem

Lot:
261
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Charles Porter Brown (Massachusetts, Rhode Island, 1855-1920) The Barque Taria Topan of Salem Signed and dated "C.P. Brown/1878" l.r. Oil on tin, 12 x 18 1/2 in., in a molded gilt-gesso frame. More ...

William P. Stubbs (Maine/Massachusetts, 1842-1909)      Sailing Yachts

William P. Stubbs (Maine/Massachusetts, 1842-1909) Sailing Yachts

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262
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William P. Stubbs (Maine/Massachusetts, 1842-1909) Sailing Yachts Signed "W.P. STUBBS," l.l. Oil on canvas, 20 x 30 in., in a molded gilt/gold-painted frame. Condition: Relined, areas of More ...

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (Danish/American, 1850-1921)      Portrait of the Clyde Line Steamer Navahoe

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (Danish/American, 1850-1921) Portrait of the Clyde Line Steamer Navahoe

Lot:
263
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (Danish/American, 1850-1921) Portrait of the Clyde Line Steamer Navahoe Signed, dated, and inscribed "A. JACOBSEN. 1913/31 PALISADE AV. WEST HOBOKEN, N.J." l.r. More ...

Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century      Two Maritime Scenes

Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century Two Maritime Scenes

Lot:
264
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Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century Two Maritime Scenes Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, each approx. 12 1/2 x 19 1/4 in., in black-painted reeded frames with molded gilt liners. More ...

Carved and Painted Ship's Figure Head

Carved and Painted Ship's Figure Head

Lot:
265
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Carved and Painted Ship's Figure Head, c. 1850, figure of a man in a black jacket with gold buttons wearing a black sailor's cap, prominent facial and hair details, drapery base, old repaint, ht. 58 More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth of the United States Capitol and George Washington

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth of the United States Capitol and George Washington

Lot:
266
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth of the United States Capitol and George Washington, mid-19th century, one side depicting a view of the west facade of the capitol building with a tree-lined approach in the More ...