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(19th Century Titles)

(19th Century Titles)

Auction:
2167
Auction:
Sale #2167 - Oct 26, 2002
Lot:
500
Sold for:
$411$350

(19th Century Titles) Five titles in seven volumes, including, Madden, R.R., The Countess of Blessington, London, 1855, three volumes, three quarter gilt red morroco, Cockton, Henry, Sylvester More ...

French Grand Sonnerie Repeating Bronze Carriage Clock

French Grand Sonnerie Repeating Bronze Carriage Clock

Auction:
2162
Auction:
Sale #2162 - Oct 05, 2002
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

French Grand Sonnerie Repeating Bronze Carriage Clock, late 19th/early 20th century, signed Lepine, Place des Victories, Paris, with push repeater, alarm, and grande sonnerie/silent/petite sonnerie More ...

Kestner Bisque Head Doll

Kestner Bisque Head Doll

Auction:
2153
Auction:
Sale #2153 - Jul 20, 2002
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$382$325

Kestner Bisque Head Doll, early 20th century, brown glass eyes (set stationary), open mouth, four inset teeth (chip at eyebrow, hairline across forehead), impressed B made in Germany 6 164, blonde More ...

Schoenhut Toy Upright Piano and Stool

Schoenhut Toy Upright Piano and Stool

Auction:
2153
Auction:
Sale #2153 - Jul 20, 2002
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$88$75

Schoenhut Toy Upright Piano and Stool, rosewood-grain painted case (two keys not sounding), Schoenhut decal, two brass candelabrum and legs, brass piano stool with upholstered seat, matches insert More ...

Poured Wax Baby Doll

Poured Wax Baby Doll

Auction:
2153
Auction:
Sale #2153 - Jul 20, 2002
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$470$400

Poured Wax Baby Doll, mid 19th century, probably Kestner in the style of English wax babies, blue sleeping eyes, mouth cut very slightly open with tiny molded teeth, solid waxed pate, fancy blue More ...

Papier Mache Shoulder Head Doll with Moving Mouth

Papier Mache Shoulder Head Doll with Moving Mouth

Auction:
2153
Auction:
Sale #2153 - Jul 20, 2002
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$88$75

Papier Mache Shoulder Head Doll with Moving Mouth, Germany, late 19th century, cobalt blue stationary glass eyes, hinged open mouth operated by press bellows (no sound), dark brown mohair wig, cloth More ...

Wax-over-Papier Mache Motschmann-type Baby

Wax-over-Papier Mache Motschmann-type Baby

Auction:
2153
Auction:
Sale #2153 - Jul 20, 2002
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$118$100

Wax-over-Papier Mache Motschmann-type Baby, Germany, 19th century, blue glass stationary eyes (wax loss near eye), closed smiling mouth, bald solid dome head, composition hip section and limbs More ...

Large Steiff Mohair Ride-on Horse

Large Steiff Mohair Ride-on Horse

Auction:
2153
Auction:
Sale #2153 - Jul 20, 2002
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$588$500

Large Steiff Mohair Ride-on Horse, mid 20th century, brown glass eyes, script ear button, yellow tag, cream mohair with brown airbrushed details, hair mane and tail, pull-ring sound, red leather More ...

Tinplate Carousel

Tinplate Carousel

Auction:
2153
Auction:
Sale #2153 - Jul 20, 2002
Lot:
614
Sold for:
$353$300

Tinplate Carousel, possibly by Doll & Co., with blue and white canopy and base, three (of four) figures and spring motor with "plink-plonk" sound, ht. 11 1/2 More ...

Eagle and Eaglets Bank by Stevens

Eagle and Eaglets Bank by Stevens

Auction:
2153
Auction:
Sale #2153 - Jul 20, 2002
Lot:
696
Sold for:
$411$350

Eagle and Eaglets Bank by Stevens, with glass eyes and chirping sound, wd. 6 3/4 More ...

Cased Set of Twelve Urethral Sounds by J. Reynders & Co.

Cased Set of Twelve Urethral Sounds by J. Reynders & Co.

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
145
Sold for:
$118$100

Cased Set of Twelve Urethral Sounds by J. Reynders & Co., New York, of nickeled steel, in fitted leather case, (lacking bottle), wd. 14 1/2 More ...

Klaxon-type Horn by Stewart-Warner Co.

Klaxon-type Horn by Stewart-Warner Co.

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
432
Sold for:
$176$150

Klaxon-type Horn by Stewart-Warner Co., a Ford lamp by John Brown, Columbus and two bicycle More ...

2 1/2-Inch Gauge Live Steam Model of an Early Locomotive

2 1/2-Inch Gauge Live Steam Model of an Early Locomotive

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
490A
Sold for:
$147$125

2 1/2-Inch Gauge Live Steam Model of an Early Locomotive, England, modern, with brass body, 2-2-0 configuration, burner and whistle, lg. 7 More ...

Lt. Donald Metcalfe: Archive Of Naval Research Material

Lt. Donald Metcalfe: Archive Of Naval Research Material

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
573A
Sold for:
$470$400

Lt. Donald Metcalfe: Archive Of Naval Research Material, 1935-1953, comprising diagrams and notes for proposed "Around the World" telephone demonstration April, 1935, plans for telephone More ...

Rowsell-Patent Stereo-Graphoscope

Rowsell-Patent Stereo-Graphoscope

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
610
Sold for:
$206$175

Rowsell-Patent Stereo-Graphoscope, by Murray & Heath, London, in walnut-veneered case, (lacking graphoscope lens, ground glass and patent disc), lg.15 1/2 More ...

Mahogany Rowsell-Patent Stereo-Graphoscope

Mahogany Rowsell-Patent Stereo-Graphoscope

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
612
Sold for:
$382$325

Mahogany Rowsell-Patent Stereo-Graphoscope, England, with 7 1/4-inch main lens above stereo lenses, (lacking makers label), lg. 24 More ...

Canadian Berliner Type A Gramophone

Canadian Berliner Type A Gramophone

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
725
Sold for:
$4,113$3,500

Canadian Berliner Type A Gramophone, c. 1905, No. 6475, with Automatic sound box, 7-inch turntable, oak case, and traveling arm, top-wind rear-mounted motor, bolt brake, maker's plaque, leather More ...

Heywood-Wakefield Perfektone Wicker-Bodied Phonograph

Heywood-Wakefield Perfektone Wicker-Bodied Phonograph

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
726
Sold for:
$705$600

Heywood-Wakefield Perfektone Wicker-Bodied Phonograph, Gardner, Massachusetts, 1920s, with vertical/lateral rubber-covered Perfektone sound box, record storage, mahogany frame and finish, ht. 43 More ...

Four Cylinder Phonograph Horns

Four Cylinder Phonograph Horns

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
879
Sold for:
$118$100

Four Cylinder Phonograph Horns, comprising a blue cardboard flower horn, a Linenoid horn, and two painted flower horns, (all More ...

Charles Harold Davis (American, 1856-1933)  On the Sound, Noank, Connecticut

Charles Harold Davis (American, 1856-1933) On the Sound, Noank, Connecticut

Auction:
2129
Auction:
Sale #2129 - Mar 22, 2002
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$15,275$13,000

Charles Harold Davis (American, 1856-1933)On the Sound, Noank, ConnecticutSigned "C.H. Davis" l.l., labels from J. Albert Davis Gallery, Amesbury,Massachusetts, Doll & Richards, Boston, and More ...

Arthur Morris (American, 1889-1983)  Perry Sound, Ontario.

Arthur Morris (American, 1889-1983) Perry Sound, Ontario.

Auction:
2131
Auction:
Sale #2131 - Mar 21, 2002
Lot:
310
Sold for:
$71$60

Arthur Morris (American, 1889-1983)Perry Sound, Ontario. Signed l.r. Oil on Masonite, 18 x 24 in., More ...

Late Georgina Mahogany Veneered Table Clock

Late Georgina Mahogany Veneered Table Clock

Auction:
2122
Auction:
Sale #2122 - Jan 19, 2002
Lot:
467
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

Late Georgina Mahogany Veneered Table Clock, late 18th century, two train striking movement, domed case with brass lifting handle, etched brass arch top dial signed "Woodcock, London," with More ...

Victorian Brass and Malachite Mounted Inkwell

Victorian Brass and Malachite Mounted Inkwell

Auction:
2122
Auction:
Sale #2122 - Jan 19, 2002
Lot:
554
Sold for:
$323$275

Victorian Brass and Malachite Mounted Inkwell, late 19 century, ovoid, lid with malachite boss in chain link surround, body with pendant links and engraved chain, base with larger link surround, ht. More ...

Marx Siren Fire Chief Car

Marx Siren Fire Chief Car

Auction:
2105
Auction:
Sale #2105 - Nov 11, 2001
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$201$175

Marx Siren Fire Chief Car, of red pressed-steel, with spring motor, siren and electric lights, lg. 14 1/2 More ...

Three-Chamber Domed 2 1/2-Inch Steam Whistle by Lunkenheimer

Three-Chamber Domed 2 1/2-Inch Steam Whistle by Lunkenheimer

Auction:
2105
Auction:
Sale #2105 - Nov 11, 2001
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$316$275

Three-Chamber Domed 2 1/2-Inch Steam Whistle by Lunkenheimer, with acorn finial, and later metal and wood base, ht. 10 3/4 More ...

Brass 2 1/2-Inch Diameter Single-Chamber Steam Whistle by Morris

Brass 2 1/2-Inch Diameter Single-Chamber Steam Whistle by Morris

Auction:
2105
Auction:
Sale #2105 - Nov 11, 2001
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$288$250

Brass 2 1/2-Inch Diameter Single-Chamber Steam Whistle by Morris, Toronto, ht. 14 1/2 More ...

THOREAU

THOREAU

Auction:
2109
Auction:
Sale #2109 - Nov 10, 2001
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$27,600$24,000

THOREAU, HENRY DAVID (1817-1862) Autograph Manuscript Poem, two pages, dated June, 1843, entitled THE JUST MADE PERFECT, 4to, excerpt: "A stated music rises on my ear, born on the breeze from More ...

Speaking Picture Book

Speaking Picture Book

Auction:
2084
Auction:
Sale #2084 - Jul 21, 2001
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$115$100

Speaking Picture Book, Germany, for F.A.O. Schwartz, with chromolithographic plates and nine string-operated More ...

English George III Ebonized Bracket Clock

English George III Ebonized Bracket Clock

Auction:
2085
Auction:
Sale #2085 - Jul 14, 2001
Lot:
765
Sold for:
$2,990$2,600

English George III Ebonized Bracket Clock, second/third quarter 18th century, inverted bell-top case with arched glass panels to four sides, gilt-metal sound dampeners to sides, with two-train More ...

Alice Ravenel Huger Smith (American, 1876-1958) Sound of the Wind in the Pines Signed Alice R

Alice Ravenel Huger Smith (American, 1876-1958) Sound of the Wind in the Pines Signed Alice R

Auction:
2068
Auction:
Sale #2068 - May 11, 2001
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$48,875$42,500

Alice Ravenel Huger Smith (American, 1876-1958) "Sound of the Wind in the Pines" Signed "Alice R. Huger Smith" l.r., label from the artist's studio on the reverse. Watercolor on More ...