Skinner

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Auction 2195

November 2, 2002 11:00AM

11-02-2002 11-02-2002

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Iron Stable Candlestick on a Carved Wooden Base

Iron Stable Candlestick on a Carved Wooden Base

Lot:
176
Sold for:
$558$475

Iron Stable Candlestick on a Carved Wooden Base, England, mid 18th century, with wire cage surrounding candle holder, ht. 6 7/8 More ...

Tin and Glass Barn Lantern

Tin and Glass Barn Lantern

Lot:
177
Sold for:
$206$175

Tin and Glass Barn Lantern, America, mid 19th century, black painted lantern with three glass panels, one hinged, the interior fitted with a lamp having a tin font, kerosene burner, and glass More ...

Adjustable Sheet Iron Candlestick

Adjustable Sheet Iron Candlestick

Lot:
178
Sold for:
$264$225

Adjustable Sheet Iron Candlestick, England or America, early 19th century, notched tubular shaft on a footed dish base, (corrosion), ht. 6 5/8 More ...

Wrought Iron Rush Light on a Carved Wooden Base

Wrought Iron Rush Light on a Carved Wooden Base

Lot:
179
Sold for:
$558$475

Wrought Iron Rush Light on a Carved Wooden Base, probably America, early 19th century, ht. 10 3/4 More ...

Tin Candlestick/Tinder Box

Tin Candlestick/Tinder Box

Lot:
180
Sold for:
$558$475

Tin Candlestick/Tinder Box, America or England, early 19th century, shallow cylindrical form with ring handle, the drip pan lifts to reveal a covered tinder compartment with tinder and striker, More ...

Three Wrought Iron Rush Holders

Three Wrought Iron Rush Holders

Lot:
181
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

Three Wrought Iron Rush Holders, late 18th/early 19th century, one on a tripod base the other on a four prong cushion-like base, both with combination rush and candleholders, another with wedge jaws More ...

Fixed Onion Globe Lantern with Pierced Tin Frame

Fixed Onion Globe Lantern with Pierced Tin Frame

Lot:
182
Sold for:
$382$325

Fixed Onion Globe Lantern with Pierced Tin Frame, probably America, mid-19th century, asphaltum finish on tin with ring handle, tin font and whale oil burner, (wear), ht. 11 1/4 More ...

Inlaid Mahogany Veneered Domed-top Tea Caddy

Inlaid Mahogany Veneered Domed-top Tea Caddy

Lot:
300
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

Inlaid Mahogany Veneered Domed-top Tea Caddy, 19th century, hinged top with bracket and border stringing on top and front, ivory escutcheon, the interior fitted with two lidded compartments, (couple More ...

Miniature Framed Cut Paper Memorial

Miniature Framed Cut Paper Memorial

Lot:
301
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

Miniature Framed Cut Paper Memorial, America, 19th century, cut paper memorial depicting two doves and a woven heart on an open hand surrounded by an oval woven lock of hair all mounted on a piece More ...

Polychrome Enamel Pearlware Teapot

Polychrome Enamel Pearlware Teapot

Lot:
302
Sold for:
$118$100

Polychrome Enamel Pearlware Teapot, England, late 18th/early 19th century, wavy fluting on cover and sides, decorated with iron red, blue, and green, delicately painted flowering vines, ocher linear More ...

Polychrome Enamel Pearlware Eagle Plate

Polychrome Enamel Pearlware Eagle Plate

Lot:
303
Sold for:
$705$600

Polychrome Enamel Pearlware Eagle Plate, Leeds, England, late 18th/early 19th century, the small round plate centered with an eagle and shield motif in dark brown, blue and mustard tones, ochre More ...

Pair of Engraved Bronze Candlesticks

Pair of Engraved Bronze Candlesticks

Lot:
304
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Pair of Engraved Bronze Candlesticks, probably England, c. 1790, oval ring-turned candlecup and shaft over beaded tapering square plinth, engraved with various swords, arrows, quivers, drums, flags, More ...

Federal Cherry Inlaid Stand

Federal Cherry Inlaid Stand

Lot:
306
Sold for:
$28,200$24,000

Federal Cherry Inlaid Stand, Southern New England, early 19th century, the square tray top overhangs a stand, with one drawer, on square tapering legs, the top is outlined in stringing with quarter More ...

Federal Tiger Maple Academy Painted Work Table

Federal Tiger Maple Academy Painted Work Table

Lot:
307
Sold for:
$12,925$11,000

Federal Tiger Maple Academy Painted Work Table, Boston Area, Massachusetts, 1790-1810, the top with ovolo corners above the tiger maple ring-turned tapering legs which flank the two cockbeaded More ...

American School, 19th Century  Portrait of a Young Girl Wearing a Blue Dress.

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Young Girl Wearing a Blue Dress.

Lot:
309
Sold for:
$646$550

American School, 19th CenturyPortrait of a Young Girl Wearing a Blue Dress. Signed. Inscribed J. Tremble and dated July 31st 1826 in pencil on the reverse. Watercolor on paper, 3 5/8 x 3 1/8 in., More ...

American School, 19th Century  Family Portrait of Six Children.

American School, 19th Century Family Portrait of Six Children.

Lot:
310
Sold for:
$3,819$3,250

American School, 19th CenturyFamily Portrait of Six Children. Unsigned. Watercolor on paper with applied watercolor on paper cut-outs, depicting an older boy and girl behind twin boys, one of them More ...

American School, 19th Century  Portrait of a Young Girl Wearing a Yellow Dress and Holding a Basket of Flowers.

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Young Girl Wearing a Yellow Dress and Holding a Basket of Flowers.

Lot:
311
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

American School, 19th CenturyPortrait of a Young Girl Wearing a Yellow Dress and Holding a Basket of Flowers. Unsigned. Watercolor and graphite on paper, depicting the girl seated on a red More ...

American School, 19th Century  Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman.

Lot:
312
Sold for:
$176$150

American School, 19th CenturyMiniature Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 2 3/8 x 2 in., in an oval brass mat and molded wood frame. Condition: More ...

Federal Walnut Inlaid Tall Chest of Drawers

Federal Walnut Inlaid Tall Chest of Drawers

Lot:
314
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

Federal Walnut Inlaid Tall Chest of Drawers, Lancaster County, c. 1800, a flat molded cornice above a veneer bordered with stringing and cross-banding above a case of three thumb-molded short More ...

Attributed to Clarissa Russel (American, 1809-1854)  Miniature Portrait of Susan Smith Heath.

Attributed to Clarissa Russel (American, 1809-1854) Miniature Portrait of Susan Smith Heath.

Lot:
315
Sold for:
$823$700

Attributed to Clarissa Russel (American, 1809-1854)Miniature Portrait of Susan Smith Heath. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in., mounted in a brass frame. Condition: Retouch l.r. and More ...

Bidjar Rug

Bidjar Rug

Lot:
316
Sold for:
$558$475

Bidjar Rug, Northwest Persia, last quarter 19th century, rows of meandering vine motifs in royal blue, gold, ivory, red-brown, tan, and light blue-green on the abrashed terra-cotta red field, dark More ...

Attibuted to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884)  Three Miniature Edwards Family Portraits.

Attibuted to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884) Three Miniature Edwards Family Portraits.

Lot:
317
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

Attibuted to Rufus Porter (American, 1792-1884)Three Miniature Edwards Family Portraits. Unsigned. The sitters identified and labeled on the reverse. Watercolor on paper, depicting profile bust More ...

American School, 19th Century  Miniature Portrait of a Young Woman.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Young Woman.

Lot:
318
Sold for:
$470$400

American School, 19th CenturyMiniature Portrait of a Young Woman. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, sight size 3 3/4 x 3 3/4 in., framed, together with an oil color enhanced photo of a couple, in a More ...

Small Painted Covered Wooden Box

Small Painted Covered Wooden Box

Lot:
319
Sold for:
$441$375

Small Painted Covered Wooden Box, America, 19th century, small round turned form painted yellow with red stenciled floral decoration, ht. 2, dia. 3 5/8 More ...

Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Serpentine Inlaid Sideboard

Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Serpentine Inlaid Sideboard

Lot:
320
Sold for:
$16,450$14,000

Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Serpentine Inlaid Sideboard, Baltimore, Maryland or Wilmington, North Carolina, 1790-1810, the veneered shaped top with stringing on the edge above three drawers More ...

Federal Mahogany Card Table

Federal Mahogany Card Table

Lot:
321
Sold for:
$8,225$7,000

Federal Mahogany Card Table, Massachusetts, c. 1790, the folding demi-lune top with contrasting stringing on conforming skirt with three panels formed by stringing, each of which centers crossed More ...

Joseph Whiting Stock (Springfield, Massachusetts area, 1815-1855)

Joseph Whiting Stock (Springfield, Massachusetts area, 1815-1855)

Lot:
323
Sold for:
$35,250$30,000

Joseph Whiting Stock (Springfield, Massachusetts area, 1815-1855) Portrait of the Child with Cat, late 1830's. The blue-eyed little girl who wears a green dress and holds a red rose in her left More ...

American School, 19th Century  A Basket of Fruit.

American School, 19th Century A Basket of Fruit.

Lot:
324
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

American School, 19th CenturyA Basket of Fruit. Unsigned. Watercolor on paper depicting a lattice woven basket laden with grapes, peaches, cherries, and pears flanked by a little bird, 12 5/8 x 16 More ...

Gilded and Molded Copper Eagle Architectural Element

Gilded and Molded Copper Eagle Architectural Element

Lot:
325
Sold for:
$10,575$9,000

Gilded and Molded Copper Eagle Architectural Element, America, 19th century, large spread-winged eagle mounted on a weighted sphere, (minor dents, gilt wear), ht. 43 1/2, lg. 55 More ...