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Three Doll Corsets

Three Doll Corsets

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
443
Sold for:
$59$50

Three Doll Corsets, late 19th century, one pink silk, the other two white cotton, (very good). More ...

Pair of Irish George II Silver Two-Handled Cups

Pair of Irish George II Silver Two-Handled Cups

Auction:
2475
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 03, 2009
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

Pair of Irish George II Silver Two-Handled Cups, Dublin, 1748, Matthew West, maker, ovoid, each with cast acanthus-topped scroll handles, body with applied ribbed girdle, on spreading trumpet foot, More ...

Four Piece French .950 Silver Tea and Coffee Service

Four Piece French .950 Silver Tea and Coffee Service

Auction:
2475
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 03, 2009
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Four Piece French .950 Silver Tea and Coffee Service, c. 1875, comprising pear-shaped coffeepot and teapot, creamer, and covered sugar, the necks chased and embossed with floral garlands, with More ...

American Sterling Water Pitcher

American Sterling Water Pitcher

Auction:
2475
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 03, 2009
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$356$300

American Sterling Water Pitcher, late 19th century, retailed by Bigelow, Kennard & Co., cylindrical neck with short spout, ovoid body, beaded rim and girdle, ear handle, monogrammed, underside More ...

Incised Whale Bone Busk Decorated with Birds and Animals

Incised Whale Bone Busk Decorated with Birds and Animals

Auction:
2472
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 17, 2009
Lot:
1100A
Sold for:
$59$50

Incised Whale Bone Busk Decorated with Birds and Animals, incised image of a wolf/dog at base of tree, with several images of birds, lg. 12 3/4 in. (damage). More ...

Scrimshaw Busk

Scrimshaw Busk

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$563$475

Scrimshaw Busk, late 19th century, whalebone busk, one side engraved with an American eagle panoply, the reverse with five bands depicting a Scottish highlander, a man on horseback, a girl, a stag More ...

George III Silver Cup

George III Silver Cup

Auction:
2452
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 11, 2009
Lot:
611
Sold for:
$504$425

George III Silver Cup, London, 1763, William Cripps, maker, ovoid, with pair of reeded loop handles, chased and embossed with waist girdle, reeded and fluted to base, with central monogrammed More ...

Carved and Pierced Child's Whalebone Rattle

Carved and Pierced Child's Whalebone Rattle

Auction:
2444
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 15, 2009
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$207$175

Carved and Pierced Child's Whalebone Rattle, late 19th century, carved in the form of a gavel, lg. 2 3/4 in. More ...

Engraved Panbone Busk

Engraved Panbone Busk

Auction:
2444
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 15, 2009
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$593$500

Engraved Panbone Busk, mid-19th century, the busk ornamented with a spreadwing eagle, heart, a bust-length portrait of a lady, and several geometric designs, 12 1/2 x 1 5/8 in. More ...

Two Scrimshaw Busks

Two Scrimshaw Busks

Auction:
2444
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 15, 2009
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$593$500

Two Scrimshaw Busks, 19th century, a maple busk with chip-carved decoration of intertwined hearts, pinwheel, diamonds, and rosettes; a baleen busk engraved with panels of hearts, a tree, a star, and More ...

Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Waist Ornament, Wm. B. Kerr & Co.

Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Waist Ornament, Wm. B. Kerr & Co.

Auction:
2423
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 16, 2008
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$504$425

Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Waist Ornament, Wm. B. Kerr & Co., composed of graduating plaques centering putti among rocaille and c-scroll motifs and joined by trace link chain, lg. 39 in., maker's More ...

Schmidt Bisque Doll in Swaddling Clothes

Schmidt Bisque Doll in Swaddling Clothes

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
1094
Sold for:
$275$275

Schmidt Bisque Doll in Swaddling Clothes, early 20th century, impressed S+C 30, with open mouth, weighted brown glass eyes, blonde mohair wig, five-piece composition body, white organdy bonnet and More ...

Pair of George III Weighted Silver Candlesticks

Pair of George III Weighted Silver Candlesticks

Auction:
2402
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 10, 2008
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

Pair of George III Weighted Silver Candlesticks, London, 1774, John Carter II, maker, fluted sconce with Greek key girdle, on tapered reed column with four engaged rams head monopodia, on flaring More ...

1940s Black Silk Satin Evening Gown

1940s Black Silk Satin Evening Gown

Auction:
2392
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 13, 2007
Lot:
445C
Sold for:
$94$80

1940s Black Silk Satin Evening Gown, with net lace and fruit corsage at waist. More ...

Charles Dana Gibson (American, 1867-1944)      Gibson Girl

Charles Dana Gibson (American, 1867-1944) Gibson Girl

Auction:
2387
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 16, 2007
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$850$850

Charles Dana Gibson (American, 1867-1944) Gibson Girl Monogrammed signature "C.D. Gibson" l.l., identified on a label from Brock & Co. affixed to the reverse. Pen and ink on paper, sight size More ...

Carved Ivory and Bone Walking Stick

Carved Ivory and Bone Walking Stick

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2007
Lot:
606
Sold for:
$3,055$2,600

Carved Ivory and Bone Walking Stick, America, mid to late 19th century, carved knot-form ivory finial on spiral rib carved bone shaft, (cracks), lg. 36 in. More ...

Russian Nicholas I Silver Creamer

Russian Nicholas I Silver Creamer

Auction:
2379
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 06, 2007
Lot:
646
Sold for:
$764$650

Russian Nicholas I Silver Creamer, Moscow, 1832, maker's mark GC, assayer Nikolay Dubrovin, ovoid, base of body and waist embossed with reeding, rims and girdle applied with foliate and leaftip More ...

Irish George III Silver Caudle Cup

Irish George III Silver Caudle Cup

Auction:
2363
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 28, 2007
Lot:
620
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

Irish George III Silver Caudle Cup, Dublin, 1773, Charles Townsend, maker, with reeded girdle at waist, with serpentine handles topped by flat leaf, on trumpet foot, with later fruit and floral More ...

Large Victorian Silver Covered Urn

Large Victorian Silver Covered Urn

Auction:
2363
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 28, 2007
Lot:
657
Sold for:
$2,468$2,100

Large Victorian Silver Covered Urn, London, 1875, Charles Stuart Harris, maker, domed lid with knop finial, with reeded girdle at waist, leaf-topped ear handles, on spreading foot, ht. 12 3/4 in., More ...

Carved Whalebone Marking Gage

Carved Whalebone Marking Gage

Auction:
2337
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2006
Lot:
448
Sold for:
$2,468$2,100

Carved Whalebone Marking Gage, 19th century, likely sailor made, lg. 8 in. More ...

Carved Whalebone and Steel Marking Gage

Carved Whalebone and Steel Marking Gage

Auction:
2337
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2006
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

Carved Whalebone and Steel Marking Gage, 19th century, lg. 9 in. More ...

Two Scrimshaw Items

Two Scrimshaw Items

Auction:
2337
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2006
Lot:
535
Sold for:
$264$225

Two Scrimshaw Items, 19th century, a hook device made of carved wood bound with a carved ivory barb; a baleen busk engraved with a heart, foliate medallion, a two-masted sailing vessel, a potted More ...

Carved Whalebone Wall Hook

Carved Whalebone Wall Hook

Auction:
2337
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2006
Lot:
537
Sold for:
$382$325

Carved Whalebone Wall Hook, 19th century, ht. 3 3/4, lg. 4 3/4 in. More ...

Carved ivory and Whalebone Whale-form Folding Toothpick

Carved ivory and Whalebone Whale-form Folding Toothpick

Auction:
2337
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2006
Lot:
543
Sold for:
$705$600

Carved ivory and Whalebone Whale-form Folding Toothpick, 19th century, lg. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Three Whalebone Walking Sticks

Three Whalebone Walking Sticks

Auction:
2337
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2006
Lot:
886
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Three Whalebone Walking Sticks, 19th century, two with whale ivory knops, one turned , one tapered, faceted octagonal form, (loss to one knop), lg. 30 1/2-34 1/2 in. More ...

Three-faced Bisque Head Baby in Swaddled Clothing

Three-faced Bisque Head Baby in Swaddled Clothing

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
732
Sold for:
$764$650

Three-faced Bisque Head Baby in Swaddled Clothing, probably Carl Bergner, Sonneberg, Germany, late 19th century, head with three faces, two with brown glass eyes, a laughing and a crying with molded More ...

Carved and Turned Whalebone Jagging Wheel

Carved and Turned Whalebone Jagging Wheel

Auction:
2297
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 06, 2005
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$382$325

Carved and Turned Whalebone Jagging Wheel, America, late 19th century, the turned shaft ornamented with incised lines, lg. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Ravca Peasant Mother and Baby and Lenci Girl

Ravca Peasant Mother and Baby and Lenci Girl

Auction:
2314
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 03, 2005
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$176$150

Ravca Peasant Mother and Baby and Lenci Girl, 1930s, needle sculptured stockinette faces, sitting woman in European costume nursing swaddled baby, (fabrics faded), ht. 8 1/2; girl with pressed felt More ...

Approximately Fifty Victorian Trade Cards

Approximately Fifty Victorian Trade Cards

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$235$200

Approximately Fifty Victorian Trade Cards, including corsets, hold-to-the-light, Black Americana, and more. More ...

Three Small All-Bisque Dolls and a Baby in Swaddling Clothes

Three Small All-Bisque Dolls and a Baby in Swaddling Clothes

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$264$225

Three Small All-Bisque Dolls and a Baby in Swaddling Clothes, Germany, late 19th century, all with original clothes, one boy with brown glass eyes, original blonde wig; a painted eye boy with blonde More ...