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Boston Property Transfer Document Between John Hancock and Edward Greene

Boston Property Transfer Document Between John Hancock and Edward Greene

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1820
Sold for:
$246$200

Boston Property Transfer Document Between John Hancock and Edward Greene, c. 1771, document relating to a property transfer between John Hancock and Edward Greene in Boston, framed between two More ...

Joshua Chamberlain-signed Document

Joshua Chamberlain-signed Document

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1822
Unsold
 

Joshua Chamberlain-signed Document, c. 1880, document related to a donation to Bowdoin College, framed between two pieces of glass, transcription, and a reproduction image of Chamberlain, ht. 23, More ...

Black-painted Tiger Maple One-drawer Gate-leg Table

Black-painted Tiger Maple One-drawer Gate-leg Table

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1000
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Black-painted Tiger Maple One-drawer Gate-leg Table, Massachusetts, c. 1730-50, ht. 27 3/4, wd. 18, dp. 40 in. Provenance: Chuck White Folk Art & Antiques, Mercer, Pennsylvania, 2002. The More ...

Eight Molded Prattware Table Items

Eight Molded Prattware Table Items

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1465
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Eight Molded Prattware Table Items, England, early 19th century, the relief-molded designs depicting peacocks, grapevines, children, and a horse, ht. to 7 3/4 in. Provenance: Jerome Blum More ...

American School, 19th Century      Woman and Child

American School, 19th Century Woman and Child

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1739
Sold for:
$123$100

American School, 19th Century Woman and Child Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 8 3/4 x 6 1/2 in., in a rosewood veneer frame. Condition: Minor toning, spots of staining/foxing at outer edge; More ...

German Violin, Attributed to Albert Knorr

German Violin, Attributed to Albert Knorr

Auction:
3260B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Jun 02, 2019
Lot:
187
Unsold
 

German Violin, Attributed to Albert Knorr, unlabeled, length of back 355 mm, with case. Provenance: The collection of Jerry Weene. More ...

German Violin, Mittenwald

German Violin, Mittenwald

Auction:
3260B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Jun 02, 2019
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

German Violin, Mittenwald, labeled Georg Tiefenbrunner/Saiten-Instrumenten-Fabrikant/München, Petersplatz Nr. 8 1 1843, length of back 354 mm, with case. Provenance: The collection of Jerry More ...

American Violin, John Loring, Thompsonville, 1890

American Violin, John Loring, Thompsonville, 1890

Auction:
3260B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Jun 02, 2019
Lot:
294
Sold for:
$338$275

American Violin, John Loring, Thompsonville, 1890, no. 33, bearing the maker's manuscript label, length of back 360 mm, with case. Provenance: The collection of Jerry Weene. More ...

Engraved Brass and Copper Tobacco Box

Engraved Brass and Copper Tobacco Box

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1125
Sold for:
$338$275

Engraved Brass and Copper Tobacco Box, probably Holland, 18th century, lozenge-form with pictorial lid flanked by inscriptions, lg. 7 in. More ...

18kt Gold Sunflower Pendant, Asprey

18kt Gold Sunflower Pendant, Asprey

Auction:
3256B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 21, 2019
Lot:
145A
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

18kt Gold Sunflower Pendant, Asprey, 27.0 dwt, dia. 2 in., signed. More ...

Pair of Paintings Depicting Plateau Indians

Pair of Paintings Depicting Plateau Indians

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
7
Unsold
 

Pair of Paintings Depicting Plateau Indians, late 19th century, oil on canvas, one inscribed lower right, possibly "Koutil Koir - Koussew," originally mounted in oval frames, image sizes 10 x 9 1/2 More ...

Group of Brass and Iron Hearth Items

Group of Brass and Iron Hearth Items

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1443
Sold for:
$277$225

Group of Brass and Iron Hearth Items, including a Lodge fourteen-quart pot. More ...

18kt Gold Sunflower Pendant, Asprey

18kt Gold Sunflower Pendant, Asprey

Auction:
3250T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 14, 2019
Lot:
1189
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

18kt Gold Sunflower Pendant, Asprey, 10.4 dwt, dia. 1 1/2 in., signed. More ...

18kt Gold and "Forma Livre" Rose Quartz Earrings, Burle Marx

18kt Gold and "Forma Livre" Rose Quartz Earrings, Burle Marx

Auction:
3250T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 14, 2019
Lot:
1251
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

18kt Gold and "Forma Livre" Rose Quartz Earrings, Burle Marx, c. 1970, lg. 1 1/4 in., signed. More ...

Two 18kt Gold and Gemstone Bead Necklaces

Two 18kt Gold and Gemstone Bead Necklaces

Auction:
3250T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 14, 2019
Lot:
1374
Sold for:
$246$200

Two 18kt Gold and Gemstone Bead Necklaces, one necklace with each bead measuring approx. 14.00 mm, the others approx. 8.00 mm, lg. 17 1/4, 17 1/2 in. More ...

Jung, Carl (1875-1961) Typed Letter Signed, 4 June 1955.

Jung, Carl (1875-1961) Typed Letter Signed, 4 June 1955.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1019
Sold for:
$677$550

Jung, Carl (1875-1961) Typed Letter Signed, 4 June 1955. Single page typed letter to Ellen P. Wiese (Harvard Ph.D., 1959), thanking her for telling the doctor about "your interesting synchronistic More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Qur'an.

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Qur'an.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1042
Sold for:
$461$375

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Qur'an. Small octavo format manuscript on polished paper, gilt-decorated double carpet title page, text within ruled compartments throughout, final leaf damaged (ruled More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. A Collection of Several Principles, including Lub’ al-Usool (Summary of Principles), 1267 AH [1850 CE], and

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. A Collection of Several Principles, including Lub’ al-Usool (Summary of Principles), 1267 AH [1850 CE], and

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1047
Sold for:
$209$170

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. A Collection of Several Principles, including Lub' al-Usool (Summary of Principles), 1267 AH [1850 CE], and a Treatise on Tajweed. Small octavo-format manuscript on laid More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Resala dar Uloomé Ghoráni (A Treatise on Quranic Sciences).

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Resala dar Uloomé Ghoráni (A Treatise on Quranic Sciences).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1051
Sold for:
$277$225

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Resala dar Uloomé Ghoráni (A Treatise on Quranic Sciences). Quarto-format manuscript on polished laid beige and yellow paper in black and red ink, bound in limp black More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Resale Javaher' al-Hesab (Treatise on the Jewels of Arithmetic), 1259 AH [1843 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Resale Javaher' al-Hesab (Treatise on the Jewels of Arithmetic), 1259 AH [1843 CE].

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1053
Sold for:
$400$325

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Resale Javaher' al-Hesab (Treatise on the Jewels of Arithmetic), 1259 AH [1843 CE]. Octavo-format manuscript on polished laid paper, black ink, some red text, bound in More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Tahqiq dar mani Mosalla (Research on the Meaning of Chapel/Mosque).

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Tahqiq dar mani Mosalla (Research on the Meaning of Chapel/Mosque).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1055
Sold for:
$148$120

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Tahqiq dar mani Mosalla (Research on the Meaning of Chapel/Mosque). Quarto-format manuscript on wove paper (toned and brittle), bound in half red leather and marbled More ...

Ferdinand VI, King of Spain (1713-1759) Signed Grant of Nobility for Don Manuel Cantero, 3 September 1753.

Ferdinand VI, King of Spain (1713-1759) Signed Grant of Nobility for Don Manuel Cantero, 3 September 1753.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1095
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Ferdinand VI, King of Spain (1713-1759) Signed Grant of Nobility for Don Manuel Cantero, 3 September 1753. Small folio illuminated manuscript on parchment, with full-page hand-painted and colored More ...

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Istoria e Dimostrazioni Intorno alle Macchie Solari e Loro Accidenti.

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Istoria e Dimostrazioni Intorno alle Macchie Solari e Loro Accidenti.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) Istoria e Dimostrazioni Intorno alle Macchie Solari e Loro Accidenti. Rome: Giacomo Mascardi, 1613. First edition, quarto, two parts in one volume, illustrated with More ...

Kircher, Athanasius (1602-1680) Physiologia Kircheriana Experimentalis.

Kircher, Athanasius (1602-1680) Physiologia Kircheriana Experimentalis.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1118
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Kircher, Athanasius (1602-1680) Physiologia Kircheriana Experimentalis. Amsterdam: Anssonio-Waesbergiana, 1680. First edition, folio, illustrated with numerous text illustrations, woodcut and More ...

Marini, Luigi Gaetano (1742-1815) Gli Atti e Monumenti de Fratelli Arvali Scolpiti gia' in Tavole di Marmo.

Marini, Luigi Gaetano (1742-1815) Gli Atti e Monumenti de Fratelli Arvali Scolpiti gia' in Tavole di Marmo.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1128
Sold for:
$185$150

Marini, Luigi Gaetano (1742-1815) Gli Atti e Monumenti de Fratelli Arvali Scolpiti gia' in Tavole di Marmo. Rome: Antonio Fulgoni, 1795. First edition, two large quarto volumes, illustrated with More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light.

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1134
Sold for:
$43,050$35,000

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light. London: Printed for Sam. Smith, and Benj. Walford, 1704. First edition, first More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy.

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1136
Sold for:
$923$750

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy. London: for H.D. Symonds, 1803. The first complete English translation of Newton's Principia, and first English More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Mersad' al-Ebad (Protecting People), Sheikh Najm' al-Din Kobra, 1309 AH [1891 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Mersad' al-Ebad (Protecting People), Sheikh Najm' al-Din Kobra, 1309 AH [1891 CE].

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1154
Unsold
 

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Mersad' al-Ebad (Protecting People), Sheikh Najm' al-Din Kobra, 1309 AH [1891 CE]. Quarto-format manuscript on light wove paper, text in light black ink, bound in modern More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Sharhé Shafieh (Description of Shaffie), by Mulla Nezam Nishabouri, 1106 AH [1694 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Sharhé Shafieh (Description of Shaffie), by Mulla Nezam Nishabouri, 1106 AH [1694 CE].

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1157
Sold for:
$246$200

Persian Manuscript on Paper. Sharhé Shafieh (Description of Shaffie), by Mulla Nezam Nishabouri, 1106 AH [1694 CE]. Quarto-format manuscript on laid paper, text in black and red ink, water staining More ...

Ersari Flatweave Torba

Ersari Flatweave Torba

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1064
Sold for:
$160$130

Ersari Flatweave Torba, Central Asia, late 19th century, 1 ft. 6 in. x 5 ft. Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection. More ...