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Carved Woodland Crooked Knife with House Handle

Carved Woodland Crooked Knife with House Handle

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
153
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Carved Woodland Crooked Knife with House Handle, possibly Maine, 19th century, the curved blade on a cord-wrapped handle with carved house top, with custom stand, lg. 11 3/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Carved Bamboo Umbrella Handle

Carved Bamboo Umbrella Handle

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1069
Sold for:
$37$30

Carved Bamboo Umbrella Handle, Japan or China, crooked, decorated with multiple masks with various expressions, signed, ht. 6 1/8, wd. 4 5/8 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Godwin, Thomas (1587-1642) Romanae Historiae Anthologia Recognita et Aucta. An English Exposition of the Roman Antiquities.

Godwin, Thomas (1587-1642) Romanae Historiae Anthologia Recognita et Aucta. An English Exposition of the Roman Antiquities.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$123$100

Godwin, Thomas (1587-1642) Romanae Historiae Anthologia Recognita et Aucta. An English Exposition of the Roman Antiquities. London: Printed for Henry Cripps of Oxford, 1658. Quarto, title page More ...

Pair of George II Upholstered Mahogany Open Armchairs

Pair of George II Upholstered Mahogany Open Armchairs

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
392
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Pair of George II Upholstered Mahogany Open Armchairs, England, 18th century, oak secondary wood, curved backs and seats, shepherd's crook armrests, cabriole legs ending in squared pads, silk damask More ...

Carved Bamboo Umbrella Handle

Carved Bamboo Umbrella Handle

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1517
Unsold
 

Carved Bamboo Umbrella Handle, Japan or China, crooked, decorated with multiple masks with various expressions, signed, ht. 6 1/8, wd. 4 5/8 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Carved Crooked Knife

Carved Crooked Knife

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1619
Sold for:
$800$650

Carved Crooked Knife, America, 19th century, scroll handle with chip-carved decoration, brass wire reinforcing, and steel blade, lg. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Gray- and Blue-painted Odd Fellows Altar

Gray- and Blue-painted Odd Fellows Altar

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1794
Sold for:
$197$160

Gray- and Blue-painted Odd Fellows Altar, America, 19th century, the elaborately molded rectangular top on a body with spiral turned corner columns and acorn finials, decorated on the front with More ...

Three Cast Iron Odd Fellows and Rebekah Lodge Seals

Three Cast Iron Odd Fellows and Rebekah Lodge Seals

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1837
Sold for:
$98$80

Three Cast Iron Odd Fellows and Rebekah Lodge Seals, America, 19th/early 20th century, one with embossing plates reading "VILLA GROVE LODGE NO. 972 I.O.O.F. VILLA GROVE, ILL. INSTITUTED MAY 7TH More ...

Eight Odd Fellows and Rebekah Lodge Staffs/Wands and Nine Stands

Eight Odd Fellows and Rebekah Lodge Staffs/Wands and Nine Stands

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1858
Sold for:
$154$125

Eight Odd Fellows and Rebekah Lodge Staffs/Wands and Nine Stands, America, 19th/early 20th century, two metal-tipped conductor's spears with red-painted shafts; a metal-tipped conductor's spear More ...

Three Gentleman's Walking Sticks or Canes

Three Gentleman's Walking Sticks or Canes

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1076
Sold for:
$308$250

Three Gentleman's Walking Sticks or Canes, 20th century, one of exotic hardwood with a monogrammed 18kt gold band marked "Tiffany & Co," another with a mixed-metal band with image of a wolverine and More ...

Northeast Carved Wood Crook Knife

Northeast Carved Wood Crook Knife

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$431$350

Northeast Carved Wood Crook Knife, last quarter 19th century, the blade secured with copper wire, the handle with human head finial, with painted hair, custom stand, lg. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Northeast Carved Wood and Metal Crook Knife

Northeast Carved Wood and Metal Crook Knife

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$461$375

Northeast Carved Wood and Metal Crook Knife, 19th century, curved maple handle decorated with two hearts and triangular chip-carving, the blade held in place with wrapped copper wire, lg. 9 1/2 More ...

Northeast Carved Wood Crook Knife

Northeast Carved Wood Crook Knife

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
208
Sold for:
$431$350

Northeast Carved Wood Crook Knife, last quarter 19th century, metal blade secured with copper wire, the handle in the form of an animal's head and painted black, dark patina, lg. 6 1/2 in. More ...

Near Pair of Georgian-style Upholstered Mahogany Armchairs

Near Pair of Georgian-style Upholstered Mahogany Armchairs

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
510
Sold for:
$584$475

Near Pair of Georgian-style Upholstered Mahogany Armchairs, 20th century, one with curved and the other with straight crest, both with shepherd's crook armrests and cabriole legs, tapestry-style More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portrait of a Shepherdess with Her Crook and Dog

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Shepherdess with Her Crook and Dog

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
41
Unsold
 

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Shepherdess with Her Crook and Dog Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 13 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. (sight), in an early painted frame. Condition: Paper toned, More ...

Crooke's Radiometer

Crooke's Radiometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$215$175

Crooke's Radiometer, 19th century, hand-blown colorless glass sphere with blue swirled stem, and mica vanes, ht. 9 in. More ...

Five Maple Crook-back Leather Chairs

Five Maple Crook-back Leather Chairs

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
733
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Five Maple Crook-back Leather Chairs, Massachusetts, c. 1730-50, shaped crests above blocked vase and ring turnings, tacked leather upholstery, ht. 41 1/4, seat ht. 16 3/4 in. More ...

Three Maple Crook-back Leather Chairs

Three Maple Crook-back Leather Chairs

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
734
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Three Maple Crook-back Leather Chairs, Massachusetts, c. 1730-50, shaped crests above blocked vase and ring turnings, tacked leather upholstery, ht. 40 1/2, seat ht. 17 1/2 in. More ...

Dufour, Philippe Sylvestre (1622-1687) The Manner of Making of Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate.

Dufour, Philippe Sylvestre (1622-1687) The Manner of Making of Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Dufour, Philippe Sylvestre (1622-1687) The Manner of Making of Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate. London: Printed for William Crook at the Green Dragon without Temple Bar near Devereux Court, 1685. First More ...

Semedo, Alvarez (1585-1658) History of the Great and Renowned Monarchy of China.

Semedo, Alvarez (1585-1658) History of the Great and Renowned Monarchy of China.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
158
Unsold
 

Semedo, Alvarez (1585-1658) History of the Great and Renowned Monarchy of China. London: Printed by E. Tyler for Iohn Crook, and are to be sold at his shop at the sign of the Ship in S. Pauls More ...

Tryon, Thomas (1634-1703) The Way to Health, Long Life and Happiness; or a Discourse of Temperance.

Tryon, Thomas (1634-1703) The Way to Health, Long Life and Happiness; or a Discourse of Temperance.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Tryon, Thomas (1634-1703) The Way to Health, Long Life and Happiness; or a Discourse of Temperance. London: Printed and sold by Andrew Sowle, at the Crooked-Billet in Holloway-Lane near Shoreditch, More ...

Early French Stone-cutting Saw

Early French Stone-cutting Saw

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$246$200

Early French Stone-cutting Saw, tapered iron blade with crooked handle, lg. 80 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Crooke's Radiometer

Crooke's Radiometer

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
634
Sold for:
$338$275

Crooke's Radiometer, late 19th century, hand-blown colorless glass sphere with mica vanes, mounted to a turned wood base, ht. 9 1/2 in. More ...

Four Canes

Four Canes

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Four Canes, late 19th/early 20th century, one with a 14kt gold top mounted with a large cut smoky quartz, a silver top dated 1892, and two with crooked horse and dog tops, lg. to 35 3/4 in. More ...

Jacobi & Jenkins Sterling Silver Harness Racing Trophy

Jacobi & Jenkins Sterling Silver Harness Racing Trophy

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Jacobi & Jenkins Sterling Silver Harness Racing Trophy, Baltimore, c. 1894, C.A. Rouse, retailer, one side depicting a horse and rider racing above a clover and wheat motif, the reverse with four More ...

Two Utility Items

Two Utility Items

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Utility Items, a Northwest Coast halibut hook and a Northeast crook knife with an animal head carved on the handle, lg. of hook 11 in. More ...

Eastern Carved Wood Crook Knife

Eastern Carved Wood Crook Knife

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$677$550

Eastern Carved Wood Crook Knife, c. early 20th century, with an alligator carved in relief, incised decoration, and remnant red and black pigment, lg. 9 in. More ...

Large Group of American Decorative Arts Reference Books

Large Group of American Decorative Arts Reference Books

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
488
Sold for:
$154$125

Large Group of American Decorative Arts Reference Books, including Robert Trent's "Hearts and Crowns," Edward Cooke's "Fiddlebacks and Crooked-backs," Dean Fales's "American Painted Furniture," More ...

Russell Crook Viking Ship Architectural Tile

Russell Crook Viking Ship Architectural Tile

Auction:
3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
5
Unsold
 

Russell Crook Viking Ship Architectural Tile Pottery, metal Wayland, Massachusetts, c. 1906-12 Depicting a stylized Viking ship in blue, cream, rust, and green glazes, mounted in a metal More ...

Shepard, Thomas (1605-1649) The Sound Beleever.

Shepard, Thomas (1605-1649) The Sound Beleever.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1392
Sold for:
$677$550

Shepard, Thomas (1605-1649) The Sound Beleever. London: for Andrew Crooke, 1653. Third edition, octavo, variant with swash A in printer's first name and church-yard spelled "chrrch-yard" on title, More ...