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  • Windsor Fan-back Armchair

    Windsor Fan-back Armchair

    Lot: 149
    Sold for: $1,968$1,600

    Windsor Fan-back Armchair, New England, c. 1780-90, the serpentine crest rail with carved scroll terminals above shaped arms with knuckle handholds on saddle seat, and splayed vase- and ring-turned more ...

  • Sack-back Windsor Chair

    Sack-back Windsor Chair

    Lot: 150
    Sold for: $1,845$1,500

    Sack-back Windsor Chair, probably Guilford, Connecticut, c. 1780, the bowed crest rail above shaped handholds on vase- and ring-turned supports, pinched and upturned back arm rail, carved saddle more ...

  • Tin Two-light Sconce

    Tin Two-light Sconce

    Lot: 151
    Sold for: $554$450

    Tin Two-light Sconce, New England, early 19th century, with crimped edge on the arched crest and folded edge, ht. 10 1/2, wd. 8 3/4, dp. 3 1/8 in. more ...

  • Tin Single-light Sconce and Tin Single-light Hanging Candlestick

    Tin Single-light Sconce and Tin Single-light Hanging Candlestick

    Lot: 151A
    Sold for: $338$275

    Tin Single-light Sconce and Tin Single-light Hanging Candlestick, America, early 19th century, the oval sconce with crimped border attached to a circular crimped candle dish, the candlestick with more ...

  • Pair of Bamboo-turned Fan-back Windsor Chairs

    Pair of Bamboo-turned Fan-back Windsor Chairs

    Lot: 152
    Sold for: $800$650

    Pair of Bamboo-turned Fan-back Windsor Chairs, Rhode Island, early 19th century, each with shaped crest above turned stiles and seven spindles, on shaped saddle seats and turned legs and stretchers, more ...

  • Three Rowse Matterson Swing-handled Splint Baskets

    Three Rowse Matterson Swing-handled Splint Baskets

    Lot: 153
    Sold for: $738$600

    Three Rowse Matterson Swing-handled Splint Baskets, Saunderstown, Rhode Island, early 20th century, the round forms with hoop ears joining the carved hardwood swing handles, ht. to 9, dia. to 8 1/2 more ...

  • Round Nantucket Basket

    Round Nantucket Basket

    Lot: 154
    Sold for: $461$375

    Round Nantucket Basket, Frederick Chadwick, early 20th century, with brass ears joining a carved hardwood swing handle, varnished, ht. 7 3/4, dia. 6 1/4 in. more ...

  • Small Oval Double-handled Nantucket Basket

    Small Oval Double-handled Nantucket Basket

    Lot: 155
    Sold for: $523$425

    Small Oval Double-handled Nantucket Basket, Frederick Chadwick, early 20th century, ht. 4 1/4, wd. 7 1/2 in. more ...

  • Cast Brass Posnet

    Cast Brass Posnet

    Lot: 156
    Sold for: $246$200

    Cast Brass Posnet, Bristol, England, late 18th/early 19th century, "Westcott VI," the marked tapering handle continuing to the bowl on three legs, ht. 6 3/4, lg. 17, dia. 7 1/2 in. more ...

  • Paint-decorated Pine Six-board Chest

    Paint-decorated Pine Six-board Chest

    Lot: 157
    Sold for: $923$750

    Paint-decorated Pine Six-board Chest, probably New England, early 19th century, with applied rounded lid molding, applied base molding, and cutout ends, old surface of overall green paint with red more ...

  • Paint-decorated Two-drawer Stand

    Paint-decorated Two-drawer Stand

    Lot: 158
    Sold for: $3,444$2,800

    Paint-decorated Two-drawer Stand, probably New England, c. 1825, the smoke-painted drop-leaf top above a rosewood-grained case of two drawers joining vase- and ring-turned legs, old brass pulls, ht. more ...

  • Child's Painted Side Chair

    Child's Painted Side Chair

    Lot: 159
    Sold for: $677$550

    Child's Painted Side Chair, Schafferstown, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, c. 1898, the turned chair painted red with yellow, green, and gilt striping, and seats stenciled with floral devices, ht. 17 more ...

  • Yellow Paint-decorated One-drawer Stand

    Yellow Paint-decorated One-drawer Stand

    Lot: 160
    Sold for: $1,046$850

    Yellow Paint-decorated One-drawer Stand, New England, early 19th century, the top with ochre putty-painted panel on square tapering legs, and drawer outlined in black, olive green, and mustard more ...

  • Needlework Sampler

    Needlework Sampler

    Lot: 161
    Sold for: $3,198$2,600

    Needlework Sampler, 1818, worked in threads on a linen ground, lettered and dated "Darsie Village in the Year of/Our Lord 1818---," above two registers of elaborate floral arrangements, and more ...

  • Needlework Sampler

    Needlework Sampler

    Lot: 162
    Sold for: $11,070$9,000

    Needlework Sampler, Eliza Davis, Montgomery County, Kentucky, March 12, 1839, worked in wool threads on a linen ground, comprised of five alphabets above a reserve with rhyming verse and the maker's more ...

  • Mennonite Quilt

    Mennonite Quilt

    Lot: 163
    Sold for: $492$400

    Mennonite Quilt, America, late 19th century, the central star in red, orange, and green on a pink field surrounded by smaller stars and a green and pink vine quilted border, ht. 98, wd. 96 in. more ...

  • Overshot Cotton and Wool Woven Coverlet

    Overshot Cotton and Wool Woven Coverlet

    Lot: 164
    Sold for: $369$300

    Overshot Cotton and Wool Woven Coverlet, America, early 19th century, the multi-harness designs in red, blue, and green, 53 x 68 in. more ...

  • Red-painted Walnut Slant-lid Standing Desk

    Red-painted Walnut Slant-lid Standing Desk

    Lot: 165
    Sold for: $1,230$1,000

    Red-painted Walnut Slant-lid Standing Desk, possibly Pennsylvania, 19th century, the shaped backboard with canted sides above the hinged lid opening to an interior with two rows of six drawers and more ...

  • Red-painted Splay-leg Drop-leaf Table

    Red-painted Splay-leg Drop-leaf Table

    Lot: 166
    Sold for: $584$475

    Red-painted Splay-leg Drop-leaf Table, New England, 18th century, the circular top on a canted skirt with demilune cutouts joining four vase- and ring-turned tapering legs ending in turned button more ...

  • James Salisbury Burt (act. Massachusetts, 1839-1849) Path by the River.

    James Salisbury Burt (act. Massachusetts, 1839-1849) Path by the River.

    Lot: 167
    Sold for: $5,535$4,500

    James Salisbury Burt (act. Massachusetts, 1839-1849) Path by the River. Signed l.c. "J. Burt/1839." Oil on panel, depicting a lone figure walking a path, with small craft on a river and more ...

  • Paint-decorated Game Board

    Paint-decorated Game Board

    Lot: 168
    Sold for: $3,690$3,000

    Paint-decorated Game Board, America, late 19th century, the front a Parcheesi board with yellow ground, brown border, playing surface and corner blocks in red, green, blue, yellow, and beige, center more ...

  • Paint-decorated Checkerboard

    Paint-decorated Checkerboard

    Lot: 169
    Sold for: $1,230$1,000

    Paint-decorated Checkerboard, America, late 19th century, the playing surface with red squares outlined in white, one reserve decorated with Goldeneye ducks, the other with a hunting dog, a sliding more ...

  • Paint-decorated Folk Art Victorian House-form Sewing Box

    Paint-decorated Folk Art Victorian House-form Sewing Box

    Lot: 170
    Sold for: $3,075$2,500

    Paint-decorated Folk Art Victorian House-form Sewing Box, America, late 19th century, the fabric-covered pincushion at the center of a hinged top section revealing a well, on a dormered mansard roof more ...

  • Six Round Painted Bentwood Pantry Boxes

    Six Round Painted Bentwood Pantry Boxes

    Lot: 171
    Sold for: $3,075$2,500

    Six Round Painted Bentwood Pantry Boxes, New England, early 19th century, the smallest painted white with green dot decoration, the other five from smallest to largest painted dark green, royal more ...

  • Hooked Rug

    Hooked Rug

    Lot: 172
    Sold for: $554$450

    Hooked Rug, America, early 20th century, the pattern based on a Turkish design in indigo, rust, and rose beige, with flaral and geometric elements, (minor imperfections),86 x 34 in. more ...

  • Hooked Rug

    Hooked Rug

    Lot: 173
    Sold for: $677$550

    Hooked Rug, America, early 20th century, the pattern based on a Turkish design in blue, rust, and beige, with geometric and floral elements, 50 x 30 in. more ...

  • Hooked Rug

    Hooked Rug

    Lot: 174
    Sold for: $246$200

    Hooked Rug, America, early 20th century, the pattern based on a Caucasian design in blue, maroon, beige, red, and rust, with floral and geometric elements, 67 x 38 in. more ...

  • Red Grain-painted Double Chamber Stand

    Red Grain-painted Double Chamber Stand

    Lot: 175
    Sold for: $246$200

    Red Grain-painted Double Chamber Stand, probably New England, early 19th century, the shaped gallery above a rectangular top on four square tapering legs, joined by medial shelf with drawer, more ...

  • Federal Inlaid Mahogany Pembroke Table

    Federal Inlaid Mahogany Pembroke Table

    Lot: 176
    Sold for: $5,228$4,250

    Federal Inlaid Mahogany Pembroke Table, New York City, 1785-1800, the oval top with molded edge on conforming frame with working and false crossbanded drawers, joining square tapering legs with more ...

  • Federal Inlaid Mahogany Five-legged Card Table

    Federal Inlaid Mahogany Five-legged Card Table

    Lot: 177
    Sold for: $1,230$1,000

    Federal Inlaid Mahogany Five-legged Card Table, probably New York, c. 1800, the string-inlaid top with projecting serpentine front flanked by ovolo corners and straight sides, above a conformingly more ...