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Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.)  , Signed by Puller.

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) , Signed by Puller.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$400$325

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.), Signed by Puller. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962. First edition, signed and inscribed by Puller to S. More ...

Report on Insanity & Idiocy in Massachusetts, by the Commission on Lunacy, under Resolve of the Legislature of 1854.

Report on Insanity & Idiocy in Massachusetts, by the Commission on Lunacy, under Resolve of the Legislature of 1854.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1253
Sold for:
$234$190

Report on Insanity & Idiocy in Massachusetts, by the Commission on Lunacy, under Resolve of the Legislature of 1854. Boston: William White, Printer to the State, 1855. Octavo, very good in More ...

Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster, January 28, 1986, NASA Thirteen Photographs; Seventy Cassette Tapes of Presidential Commission Brief

Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster, January 28, 1986, NASA Thirteen Photographs; Seventy Cassette Tapes of Presidential Commission Brief

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2269
Sold for:
$246$200

Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster, January 28, 1986, NASA Thirteen Photographs; Seventy Cassette Tapes of Presidential Commission Briefings, and Other Material. Color 8 x 10 in. composite More ...

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666)      Study for St. John the Baptist

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666) Study for St. John the Baptist

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$67,650$55,000

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666) Study for St. John the Baptist Unsigned. Brown ink and wash on paper, 10 1/2 x 7 5/8 in. (26.5 x 19.2 cm), framed. Condition: Sheet lined with laid paper More ...

Civil War Carte-de-visite Album with Identified Officers of the 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry

Civil War Carte-de-visite Album with Identified Officers of the 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Civil War Carte-de-visite Album with Identified Officers of the 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry, c. 1863, some back marked Philadelphia and other from Louisville, Kentucky, while on campaign, including More ...

18kt Gold Identified Tiffany Naval Aviator Wings

18kt Gold Identified Tiffany Naval Aviator Wings

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

18kt Gold Identified Tiffany Naval Aviator Wings, c. 1918, wings with a shield and anchor, engraved on the back "FEDERATION/AERONAUTIQUE/INTERNATIONALE/No. 362" and "ENSIGN WILLIAM A. MAGEE, JR/AUG. More ...

Herbert Hoover Presentation Silver Cigarette Case

Herbert Hoover Presentation Silver Cigarette Case

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$677$550

Herbert Hoover Presentation Silver Cigarette Case, c. 1930, case engraved "TO/FREDERICK W. MEERT/From his friends of the/Commission for Relief for Belgium," inside marked "SIMONET 800 BRUXELLS," ht. More ...

Mixed Grants, 1 750ml bottle (pc) 1 70cl bottle

Mixed Grants, 1 750ml bottle (pc) 1 70cl bottle

Auction:
3096T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Apr 17, 2018
Lot:
1837
Sold for:
$160$130

Mixed Grant's 25 Years Old (1 750ml) official bottling, "Character Jug, specially commissioned from Royal Doulton," in presentation case, 43% Achievement 12 Years Old (1 70cl) official bottling, More ...

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Trophy

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Trophy

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1166
Unsold
 

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Trophy, New York, 1875-91, figure with incised signature "EJS" to foot for Eugene J. Soligny (1832-1901), chaser, with applied lettering to one side reading "BENNETT More ...

Thomas Matthews Rooke (British, 1842-1942), Eleven Portrait Studies and Sketches for the Choir Mosaic of St. Pauls Within-the-Walls, R

Thomas Matthews Rooke (British, 1842-1942), Eleven Portrait Studies and Sketches for the Choir Mosaic of St. Pauls Within-the-Walls, R

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1327
Unsold
 

Thomas Matthews Rooke (British, 1842-1942) Eleven Portrait Studies and Sketches for the Choir Mosaic of St. Paul's Within-the-Walls, Rome, including Junius S. Morgan as St. Ambrose, Henry White More ...

U.S. Navy Silver Flatware Service

U.S. Navy Silver Flatware Service

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

U.S. Navy Silver Flatware Service, Canfield & Brother, Baltimore, Maryland, c. 1835-45, fiddle pattern service composed of a ladle, two stuffing spoons, twelve serving spoons, twelve tablespoons, More ...

John Trumbull (New York, Connecticut, England, 1756-1843)      Portrait of Brigadier General Ebenezer Huntington

John Trumbull (New York, Connecticut, England, 1756-1843) Portrait of Brigadier General Ebenezer Huntington

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

John Trumbull (New York, Connecticut, England, 1756-1843) Portrait of Brigadier General Ebenezer Huntington Unsigned. Oil on panel, 24 x 20 in., in the original gilt-gesso frame. Condition: A More ...

Samuel Gottscho (American, 1875-1971)      Manhattan Skyline with Chrysler Building

Samuel Gottscho (American, 1875-1971) Manhattan Skyline with Chrysler Building

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
93
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Samuel Gottscho (American, 1875-1971) Manhattan Skyline with Chrysler Building, 1920s-30s. Signed "Samuel H. Gottscho" in pencil l.r., numbered "17481" in pencil within the artist's stamp on the More ...

Cyrus Edwin Dallin (American, 1861-1944)      Signal of Peace   (Possibly a Later Cast)

Cyrus Edwin Dallin (American, 1861-1944) Signal of Peace (Possibly a Later Cast)

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
258
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Cyrus Edwin Dallin (American, 1861-1944) Signal of Peace (Possibly a Later Cast) Signed and dated "© C.E. Dallin/1890" by the horse's back hooves, stamped "GORHAM CO FOUNDERS/Q519" on the back More ...

Newell Convers Wyeth (American, 1882-1945)      Wallace Draws the King's Sword

Newell Convers Wyeth (American, 1882-1945) Wallace Draws the King's Sword

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$339,000$280,000

Newell Convers Wyeth (American, 1882-1945) Wallace Draws the King's Sword Signed "NCWyeth" u.r., identified in a presentation plaque and on a label from Scribner's Magazine, New York, affixed to More ...

George Nakashima Cabinet

George Nakashima Cabinet

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$22,140$18,000

George Nakashima Cabinet Walnut, natural fiber cloth New Hope, Pennsylvania, June 4, 1957 Rectangular top with free front edge over two sliding doors, originally designed as a radio cabinet with More ...

14kt Gold Chagall Centennial Pendant, Marika Somogyi

14kt Gold Chagall Centennial Pendant, Marika Somogyi

Auction:
3044B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 05, 2017
Lot:
259A
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

14kt Gold Chagall Centennial Pendant, Marika Somogyi, commissioned by the Magnes Museum, The Jewish Museum of the West, Berkeley, California, 50.9 dwt, lg. 2 in., no. 25/50, with certificate of More ...

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883)    The Storm

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) The Storm

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1362
Sold for:
$148$120

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) The Storm. Signed and dated "R. WINSLOW '95" l.l. Oil on canvas, 36 x 21 in., in the original frame. Condition: Probable old retouch, craquelure, More ...

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835.

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$123$100

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835. Including: The New-York Packet, Thursday, June 4, 1789, with news from Henry Knox at the U.S. War Office defining guidelines for the distribution of More ...

Dummer, William (1677-1761) Military Commission Signed, 1 February 1727.

Dummer, William (1677-1761) Military Commission Signed, 1 February 1727.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Dummer, William (1677-1761) Military Commission Signed, 1 February 1727. Sealed document on laid paper, typographically printed and fulfilled by hand, appointing John James, Gentleman, Lieutenant of More ...

Lincoln, Levi (1749-1820) Four Signed Documents, 1829-1830.

Lincoln, Levi (1749-1820) Four Signed Documents, 1829-1830.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$123$100

Lincoln, Levi (1749-1820) Four Signed Documents, 1829-1830. Four paper military commissions, typographically printed and fulfilled by hand, all sealed and signed by Lincoln and countersigned by More ...

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive.

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
91
Sold for:
$523$425

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive. Material related to the U.S. Army's use of homing pigeons for military intelligence during the first World War, including five 8 x 10 in. More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Three Signed Documents, 1902-1907.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Three Signed Documents, 1902-1907.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$923$750

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Three Signed Documents, 1902-1907. All documents are military commissions related to Avery J. Cooper, who served in the Artillery Corps and later the Coast Artillery More ...

Childs, Herbert (1929-2012) An American Genius: the Life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence  , Special Signed Copy.

Childs, Herbert (1929-2012) An American Genius: the Life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence , Special Signed Copy.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$215$175

Childs, Herbert (1929-2012) An American Genius: the Life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence, Special Signed Copy. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1968. Octavo, presented by Edwin W. Pauley at the dedication of More ...

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.)  , Signed by Puller.

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) , Signed by Puller.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
236
Unsold
 

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.), Signed by Puller. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962. First edition, signed and inscribed by Puller to S. More ...

Malory, Sir Thomas (c. 1415-1471) Le Morte dArthur. The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur of his Noble Knights of the Round Table,

Malory, Sir Thomas (c. 1415-1471) Le Morte dArthur. The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur of his Noble Knights of the Round Table,

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$738$600

Malory, Sir Thomas (c. 1415-1471) Le Morte d'Arthur. The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur of his Noble Knights of the Round Table, Illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley (1872-1898) London: Dent, More ...

United States Maritime Commission Aneroid Wall Barometer

United States Maritime Commission Aneroid Wall Barometer

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$215$175

United States Maritime Commission Aneroid Wall Barometer, Friez, Baltimore, serial no. 42-3013, 5-in. dia. silvered dial reading as above with scale from 29-30, housed in an injected molded case More ...

United States Maritime Commission Bronze-cased Aneroid Wall Barometer

United States Maritime Commission Bronze-cased Aneroid Wall Barometer

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$154$125

United States Maritime Commission Bronze-cased Aneroid Wall Barometer, Taylor, Rochester, New York, 5-in. dia. silvered dial reading as above with scale from 29-30, housed in a stepped molded More ...

Bronze Winfield Scott Medal

Bronze Winfield Scott Medal

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$338$275

Bronze Winfield Scott Medal, c. 1850, Julian MI-27, dies by Charles Cushing Wright, sharp details, (scattered marks in the fields), dia. 89.4 mm. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. More ...

1861 Major Robert Anderson Defense of Fort Sumter Medal

1861 Major Robert Anderson Defense of Fort Sumter Medal

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$1,046$850

1861 Major Robert Anderson Defense of Fort Sumter Medal, obverse with a bust of Anderson facing to the right, the reverse depicts Peter Hart, one of Fort Sumter's non-commissioned officers, More ...