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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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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA

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Lots

Early Green-painted Cupboard with Drawer

Early Green-painted Cupboard with Drawer

Lot:
121
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Early Green-painted Cupboard with Drawer, Connecticut, early 18th century, the undermolded top above a paneled facade with two cupboard doors opening to small shelves, on a single drawer and More ...

Early Black-painted Slant-lid Desk

Early Black-painted Slant-lid Desk

Lot:
122
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Early Black-painted Slant-lid Desk, possibly Massachusetts, c. 1730-50, the lid opens to a compartmented and multi-drawer interior with slide-top well, above a case of three thumb-molded drawers and More ...

Painted Chest over Drawers

Painted Chest over Drawers

Lot:
123
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Painted Chest over Drawers, Old Saybrook/Guilford, Connecticut, area, late 17th/early 18th century, the top opens on snipe hinges above a well and single arch-molded case with two drawers below, More ...

Black-painted Chest over Two Drawers

Black-painted Chest over Two Drawers

Lot:
124
Unsold
 

Black-painted Chest over Two Drawers, New England, early 18th century, with pintel-hinged top above a single arch-molded case of three short and two long faux drawers above two working drawers, on More ...

Polychrome Decorated Bible Box

Polychrome Decorated Bible Box

Lot:
125
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Polychrome Decorated Bible Box, 18th century, the red-painted box with molded lid, single bead front molding forming a false drawer with brass drop pull, decorated on the front and sides with floral More ...

Red-painted Book Stand

Red-painted Book Stand

Lot:
126
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Red-painted Book Stand, 17th century, the angled surface with scalloped sides, shaped bottom support, turned rear legs with molded stretchers, ht. 10, wd. 18, dp. 10 1/4 in. More ...

Early Bible and Two Miniature Biblical Works

Early Bible and Two Miniature Biblical Works

Lot:
127
Sold for:
$338$275

Early Bible and Two Miniature Biblical Works, 18th and 19th century, the large work titled The Christian's New and Complete British Family Bible by Paul Wright, D.D., London, late 18th century; a More ...

17th Century Embroidered Silk Infant's Cap

17th Century Embroidered Silk Infant's Cap

Lot:
128
Sold for:
$1,046$850

17th Century Embroidered Silk Infant's Cap, Europe, with images of four children and metallic thread scroll decoration, dia. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Four Early Textile/Needlework Items

Four Early Textile/Needlework Items

Lot:
129
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Four Early Textile/Needlework Items, 17th to early 19th century, a printed cotton and quilted cap; a floral-embroidered purse; a printed cotton wall pocket; and a small flame-stitch wallet, ht. to 9 More ...

Five Early Textile Items

Five Early Textile Items

Lot:
130
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Five Early Textile Items, late 18th/early 19th century, two pockets constructed of linen and printed cotton cloth, a purse with ink decoration and lines of verse, a swatch of embroidered linen, and More ...

Nine Early Sewing and Lace-making Items

Nine Early Sewing and Lace-making Items

Lot:
131
Sold for:
$584$475

Nine Early Sewing and Lace-making Items, 18th/19th century, seven sewing bird/pincushions, and two turned wood lace bobbins, ht. to 9 in. More ...

Two Chip-carved Wooden Busks

Two Chip-carved Wooden Busks

Lot:
132
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Chip-carved Wooden Busks, 18th century, decorated with geometric patterns and hearts, lg. to 12 7/8 in. More ...

Four Heart-decorated Wooden Busks

Four Heart-decorated Wooden Busks

Lot:
133
Sold for:
$246$200

Four Heart-decorated Wooden Busks, 18th/early 19th century, with pierced or inlaid hearts, lg. to 17 1/2 in. More ...

Nine Small Household Items

Nine Small Household Items

Lot:
134
Sold for:
$677$550

Nine Small Household Items, 18th/19th century, three wig powderers; a pair of small bellows; a small sieve; a slicer; two nutmeg graters; and a clyster syringe, lg. to 9 in. More ...

Two Brass Sponge Boxes and a Soap Box

Two Brass Sponge Boxes and a Soap Box

Lot:
135
Sold for:
$584$475

Two Brass Sponge Boxes and a Soap Box, England or France, mid-18th century, the sponge boxes with pierced hinged lid and flared foot, the soap box with solid hinged lid and flaring foot, ht. to 3 More ...

Engraved Brass Hand Mirror

Engraved Brass Hand Mirror

Lot:
136
Sold for:
$554$450

Engraved Brass Hand Mirror, late 18th century, the polished metal mirror plate set into a brass handle/frame with engraved border and shaped handle decorated with circle and star motifs, ht. 12 7/8, More ...

Three Mezzotint and Watercolor Domestic Scenes Mounted on Glass

Three Mezzotint and Watercolor Domestic Scenes Mounted on Glass

Lot:
137
Sold for:
$308$250

Three Mezzotint and Watercolor Domestic Scenes Mounted on Glass, England, 18th century, titles include "Domestick Employment, Needlework" and "Domestick Employment, Knitting" both after Philip More ...

Needlework Allegorical Picture

Needlework Allegorical Picture

Lot:
138
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Needlework Allegorical Picture, England, early 18th century, depicting a woman grasping a cow's tail and a man in a red jacket wielding an ax in a landscape with trees, bushes, birds, insects and More ...

Framed Duke of Marlborough Needlework Picture

Framed Duke of Marlborough Needlework Picture

Lot:
139
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Framed Duke of Marlborough Needlework Picture, England, early 18th century, the figure dressed in a long blue coat against a floral background, in an early molded and black-painted frame with a gilt More ...

Needlework Picture of a Brick Mansion

Needlework Picture of a Brick Mansion

Lot:
140
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Needlework Picture of a Brick Mansion, England, 18th century, the three-story structure with black and white diamond front flanked by a man and a woman, the yard with plants and animals, and a blue More ...

Two Pairs of Brass and Iron Heart-form Picture Supports

Two Pairs of Brass and Iron Heart-form Picture Supports

Lot:
141
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Pairs of Brass and Iron Heart-form Picture Supports, late 18th/early 19th century, ht. to 3 3/4 in. More ...

Fireworks Display "Vue d'Optique,"

Fireworks Display "Vue d'Optique,"

Lot:
142
Sold for:
$615$500

Fireworks Display "Vue d'Optique," France, 18th century, printed and watercolored depiction of a grand fireworks show with spectators in the foreground, the fireworks with pinprick holes for viewing More ...

French School, Late 18th Century      Portrait of a Military Officer

French School, Late 18th Century Portrait of a Military Officer

Lot:
143
Sold for:
$492$400

French School, Late 18th Century Portrait of a Military Officer Indistinct signature along left edge. Watercolor on ivory, 3 x 2 1/4 in., in a brass frame. Condition: Minor abrasions along More ...

Red-painted Maple and Pine Turned Joint Stool

Red-painted Maple and Pine Turned Joint Stool

Lot:
144
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Red-painted Maple and Pine Turned Joint Stool, 18th century, the rectangular overhanging top above a base of straight skirt joining turned legs, ht. 20, wd. 24 1/2, dp. 16 in. Provenance: More ...

Black-painted and Turned Hall Table

Black-painted and Turned Hall Table

Lot:
145
Sold for:
$984$800

Black-painted and Turned Hall Table, 17th century, with heavy turned legs joined by a straight beaded skirt and square stretchers, (top an old replacement), ht. 28, wd. 51, dp. 19 in. More ...

Pair of English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks

Pair of English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks

Lot:
146
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Pair of English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks, third quarter 17th century, the ribbed stems with wide mid-drip catchers and flaring bases, (one with old repair to base), ht. 7 3/8 in. More ...

Two English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks

Two English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks

Lot:
147
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Two English Trumpet-base Mid-drip Candlesticks, third quarter 17th century, the ribbed stems with wide mid-drip catchers and flaring bases, the taller candlestick marked "CA" within a diamond on the More ...

Three Dutch Brass Bun-base Candlesticks

Three Dutch Brass Bun-base Candlesticks

Lot:
148
Sold for:
$492$400

Three Dutch Brass Bun-base Candlesticks, late 17th century, with pierced sockets, knopped stems and wide bun bases, ht. to 8 3/4 in. Provenance: Century House, Louisville, Kentucky; Swan Tavern, More ...

Brass Wall Sconce

Brass Wall Sconce

Lot:
149
Sold for:
$461$375

Brass Wall Sconce, Holland, 18th century, cutout back with crown over foliate scroll decoration, single candle socket in a demilune base, ht. 12 3/4, wd. 9, dp. 4 in. Provenance: Katherine More ...

Early Brass Lantern

Early Brass Lantern

Lot:
150
Sold for:
$523$425

Early Brass Lantern, Holland, tapering sides with door embossed "AH/GW" and dated "1784," the stepped top with heart vent piercings, ht. 12 in. More ...