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Nine-Month Duration Regulator Clock by J.J. LePaute

Nine-Month Duration Regulator Clock by J.J. LePaute

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
666
Sold for:
$106,650$90,000

Nine-Month Duration Regulator Clock by J.J. LePaute, Paris, c. 1815, the figured mahogany case with full-length glazed door, 8 3/4 in. silvered dial with Roman numerals, brass maker's plate engraved More ...

"Thorophone" Loudspeaker

"Thorophone" Loudspeaker

Auction:
2500
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2010
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$59$50

"Thorophone" Loudspeaker, Winkler-Reichmann Co., early 20th century, model S-5. More ...

Eugene Healy (American, b. 1948)      Summer Storm, Long Island Sound

Eugene Healy (American, b. 1948) Summer Storm, Long Island Sound

Auction:
2489
Auction:
20th Century Design - Mar 27, 2010
Lot:
688
Sold for:
$148$125

Eugene Healy (American, b. 1948) Summer Storm, Long Island Sound Signed "E. HEALY" in pen l.r., titled and inscribed "...EUGENE HEALY" on the backing. Mixed media collage on canvas, 10 1/2 x More ...

George III Mahogany and Ormolu Musical Bracket Clock

George III Mahogany and Ormolu Musical Bracket Clock

Auction:
2490
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2010
Lot:
520
Unsold
 

George III Mahogany and Ormolu Musical Bracket Clock, with antique elements, the dial and movement engraved for Eardley Norton, the triple drum fusee movement with nest of ten musical bells, with More ...

Oak German Bracket Clock

Oak German Bracket Clock

Auction:
2488
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 17, 2009
Lot:
1412
Sold for:
$385$325

Oak German Bracket Clock, with molded step top, gilt mounts, glazed door over the brass dial with Roman numerals and case brass spandrels, gilt sound vents and carrying handles and eight-day time More ...

Five Sterling Silver Yachting Trophies

Five Sterling Silver Yachting Trophies

Auction:
2488
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 16, 2009
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$652$550

Five Sterling Silver Yachting Trophies, a large weighted trophy by L.Y.C., 1930, "Season's Prizes won by Anti-Femina," an International Star Class Yacht Racing Association trophy vase, 1936, a 1941 More ...

Six Framed Historical and Decorative Prints

Six Framed Historical and Decorative Prints

Auction:
2485
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2009
Lot:
633
Sold for:
$296$250

Six Framed Historical and Decorative Prints, lithographs Awful Conflagration of the Steam Boat "Lexington" in Long Island Sound; J.H. Bufford, Encampment of the New England Guards, Smith's Hill, More ...

Mahogany Bracket Clock by Maple & Co.

Mahogany Bracket Clock by Maple & Co.

Auction:
2485
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2009
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$830$700

Mahogany Bracket Clock by Maple & Co., London, with convex painted iron dial signed with maker's name, brass trim and side sound vents, ball feet, and eight-day time and strike fusee movement with More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
397A
Sold for:
$21,330$18,000

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826), Notes on the State of Virginia, London: Printed for John Stockdale, 1787, first edition in English, contemporary full calf with separately bound hand-colored folding More ...

Putnam's Lighted Mahogany Chart Holder and Course Indicator Box with a Box of Charts

Putnam's Lighted Mahogany Chart Holder and Course Indicator Box with a Box of Charts

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$2,252$1,900

Putnam's Lighted Mahogany Chart Holder and Course Indicator Box with a Box of Charts , Bayard T. Putnam, New York, glass-top brass-bound box with three side lights to illuminate the charts from More ...

Imperial Jade Bowl

Imperial Jade Bowl

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 18, 2009
Lot:
600
Sold for:
$303,000$260,000

Imperial Jade Bowl, carved in high relief along the body as five sinuous dragons leaping among Ruyi-shaped clouds, the stone is of a pale greenish jade with areas of russet, white and dark More ...

Oak Victrola X by the Victor Talking Machine Company

Oak Victrola X by the Victor Talking Machine Company

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 15, 2009
Lot:
632
Sold for:
$148$125

Oak Victrola X by the Victor Talking Machine Company, Camden, N.J., with hinged domed lid with original company decal depicting "His Master's Voice" on the underside, felt covered turntable, maker's More ...

Charles Wellington Furlong (American, 1874-1967)      Yahgans in a Beech-log Canoe

Charles Wellington Furlong (American, 1874-1967) Yahgans in a Beech-log Canoe

Auction:
2470
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2009
Lot:
566
Unsold
 

Charles Wellington Furlong (American, 1874-1967) Yahgans in a Beech-log Canoe Signed and dated "Charles W Furlong 09" l.l. Oil on canvas, 24 x 16 in. (61.0 x 40.6 cm), framed. Condition: Patch More ...

Large Nautical Signal Horn

Large Nautical Signal Horn

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$178$150

Large Nautical Signal Horn, with particle board case, wooden handle crank and copper horn, lg. 22 in. More ...

Gill's Signal Horn No. 3

Gill's Signal Horn No. 3

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$178$150

Gill's Signal Horn No. 3, in a red-painted pine box with wooden handle which when pumped sounds the signal horn, leather carrying handle and stenciled mark Gill's Signal Horn, No. 3 3-sec., lg. 14 More ...

French Brass Skeleton Clock

French Brass Skeleton Clock

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$889$750

French Brass Skeleton Clock, with 2 1/2 in. dia. Roman numeral time dial, smaller subsidiary dials for setting the alarm calibrated 1-12, and day of the month calibrated 1-31, brass skeletonized More ...

Painted Cherry Tall Clock with Automaton

Painted Cherry Tall Clock with Automaton

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Painted Cherry Tall Clock with Automaton, Pennsylvania, c. 1825, scroll top with turned wooden finials, spool-turned columns flanking the arched and glazed hood door, chamfered corners on the waist, More ...

Victorian Quarter-Chiming Bracket Clock by Benson

Victorian Quarter-Chiming Bracket Clock by Benson

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

Victorian Quarter-Chiming Bracket Clock by Benson, London, with burl walnut veneer case, pitched pediment, pierced side sound vents, carved Gothic door, lower balustrade, silvered brass dial signed More ...

Victorian Mahogany Quarter-Chiming Bracket Clock Attributed to Elliott

Victorian Mahogany Quarter-Chiming Bracket Clock Attributed to Elliott

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

Victorian Mahogany Quarter-Chiming Bracket Clock Attributed to Elliott, London, c. 1920, with dome top, four cast finials, reeded columns flanking the brass dial door with acanthus leaves and More ...

Regency Rosewood Bracket Clock by W.J. Smith

Regency Rosewood Bracket Clock by W.J. Smith

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Regency Rosewood Bracket Clock by W.J. Smith, Bath, c. 1825, with canted and gadrooned top with cast brass finial, 7 3/4 in. dia. painted iron dial marked W.J. Smith, Bath flanked by chamfered More ...

Ebonized Georgian Bracket Clock by James Cowan

Ebonized Georgian Bracket Clock by James Cowan

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

Ebonized Georgian Bracket Clock by James Cowan, Edinburgh, c. 1765, the oak case with caddy top, carrying handle and four pineapple finials, the arched and glazed hood door with sound vents and More ...

Black Forest Cuckoo and Quail Wall Clock

Black Forest Cuckoo and Quail Wall Clock

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$830$700

Black Forest Cuckoo and Quail Wall Clock, Germany, c. 1880, the pitched pediment with trophy deer and oak leaves, case front decorated with spoils of the hunt, leafage, musket and powder horn, bone More ...

Regina 15 1/2-inch Disc Musical Box

Regina 15 1/2-inch Disc Musical Box

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
376
Unsold
 

Regina 15 1/2-inch Disc Musical Box, No. 1130027, with short bedplate, double comb movement and exposed sound board in a serpentine mahogany case together with twelve discs. More ...

Nickel Musical Box by Fred Zimbalist

Nickel Musical Box by Fred Zimbalist

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
385
Sold for:
$178$150

Nickel Musical Box by Fred Zimbalist, in the form of an Art Deco radio opening to reveal a two compartment jewelry box and Thorens musical box movement playing Faust Waltz and La Traviata, celluloid More ...

Tanzbar Mechanical Accordion

Tanzbar Mechanical Accordion

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$711$600

Tanzbar Mechanical Accordion, Germany, rosewood veneered case with fretted sound vents, leather strap handles at each end, decorated paper over leather bellows, and iron lever on one end, which when More ...

Stevens "Eagle and Eaglets" Mechanical Bank

Stevens "Eagle and Eaglets" Mechanical Bank

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
837
Sold for:
$178$150

Stevens "Eagle and Eaglets" Mechanical Bank, patd. 1883, with gold finish, bellows (non-sounding), lg. 6 3/4 in. More ...

Philip P. Quayle (American, d. 1931)      Lot of Seven Stills of a Bullet Shot from a Gun Barrel

Philip P. Quayle (American, d. 1931) Lot of Seven Stills of a Bullet Shot from a Gun Barrel

Auction:
2464
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 27, 2009
Lot:
294
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

Philip P. Quayle (American, d. 1931) Lot of Seven Stills of a Bullet Shot from a Gun Barrel Each marked "SPARK PHOTOGRAPH/ BY/ PHILIP P. QUAYLE/ THE PETERS CARTRIDGE CO." within the image More ...

Engraved Powder Horn

Engraved Powder Horn

Auction:
2444
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 15, 2009
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$21,330$18,000

Engraved Powder Horn, Fort No. 4, New Hampshire, c. 1757, the horn inscribed "Benjamin Bellows Jun'r/His Horn made at No. 4/August 30th 1757," below a verse reading: "Tis Beft abroad with for[ei]gn More ...

Pair of Bufflehead Duck Decoys

Pair of Bufflehead Duck Decoys

Auction:
2444
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 15, 2009
Lot:
523
Sold for:
$504$425

Pair of Bufflehead Duck Decoys, attributed to Jim Van Brunt (1902-1978), Setauket, New York, c. 1950, glass-eye decoys with delineated bills, weighted bases, (old repaint, minor paint wear), ht. 4 More ...

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Vessel

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Vessel

Auction:
2442
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 24, 2009
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Pre-Columbian Pottery Warrior Vessel, Vicus, Peru, c. 200 B.C.-400 A.D., a double-chambered bridge-handled vessel, the front a standing figure with a shield and club, the head with four birds More ...