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Six Export Porcelain Table Items

Six Export Porcelain Table Items

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1448
Sold for:
$277$225

Six Export Porcelain Table Items, China, late 18th/early 19th century, a punch bowl, an oval platter, two serving dishes with shaped rims, and two reticulated plates, with floral decoration or More ...

Carved and Painted Rocking Chair with Axe and Saw Back

Carved and Painted Rocking Chair with Axe and Saw Back

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1515
Unsold
 

Carved and Painted Rocking Chair with Axe and Saw Back, 19th century, the chair back designed as a vertically aligned axe and lower splat with sawtooth carving, all flanked by curving stiles, above More ...

Pair of Black-painted Boot-form Carvings

Pair of Black-painted Boot-form Carvings

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1519
Sold for:
$369$300

Pair of Black-painted Boot-form Carvings, late 19th century, with evidence showing that they come from a more complete figure, ht. 15 in. More ...

Thirteen Make-do Wineglasses or Goblets

Thirteen Make-do Wineglasses or Goblets

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1529
Sold for:
$523$425

Thirteen Make-do Wineglasses or Goblets, 19th century, including cut, etched, and free-blown glass "bowls" on tin or wood "stems," ht. to 6 3/4 in. More ...

Iron Shooting Gallery Target Figure of an Old Woman

Iron Shooting Gallery Target Figure of an Old Woman

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1560A
Sold for:
$923$750

Iron Shooting Gallery Target Figure of an Old Woman, America, c. 1920, the figure wearing eyeglasses, green dress, and small white apron, holding an umbrella, the piece with working mechanism which More ...

Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1633
Sold for:
$308$250

Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table, Salem, Massachusetts, late 18th century, the top on a birdcage support, turned and spiral-carved post, and tripod base of cabriole legs and arris pad feet, ht. 28 1/4, More ...

Two Early Wooden Household Items

Two Early Wooden Household Items

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1638
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Early Wooden Household Items, 18th/19th century, a walnut footwarmer with iron ember can, and a turned mortar and pestle, ht. to 7 1/4 in. More ...

Wool Table Mat

Wool Table Mat

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1651
Unsold
 

Wool Table Mat, America, mid-19th century, depicting a recumbent lion amongst plants, bordered by flowering vines with a fringed border, mounted on cotton on a stretcher, 32 x 52 in. More ...

Flame Birch and Tiger Maple Candlestand

Flame Birch and Tiger Maple Candlestand

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1664
Sold for:
$277$225

Flame Birch and Tiger Maple Candlestand, Massachusetts, c. 1800, the large square top on a vase- and ring-turned post and tripod base of shaped legs ending in pad feet, ht. 28, wd. 18, dp. 17 3/4 More ...

Cherry Serpentine-top Candlestand

Cherry Serpentine-top Candlestand

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1665
Sold for:
$221$180

Cherry Serpentine-top Candlestand, New England, early 19th century, the top with inlaid edge and squared corners, on a vase- and ring-turned post and tripod cabriole leg base ending in pad feet, ht. More ...

Octagonal-top Candlestand

Octagonal-top Candlestand

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1669
Sold for:
$246$200

Octagonal-top Candlestand, New England, early 19th century, with vase- and ring-turned post and tripod base of shaped legs, old refinish, (imperfections), ht. 26, wd. 15, dp. 15 in. More ...

New England Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

New England Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1011
Sold for:
$246$200

New England Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, c. 1830, mahogany case with molded bezel and painted roman numeral iron dial, brass side arms, beveled frames housing the reverse-painted glasses, the More ...

J.H. King Painted Wooden Sextant Trade Sign

J.H. King Painted Wooden Sextant Trade Sign

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1040
Sold for:
$523$425

J.H. King Painted Wooden Sextant Trade Sign, 19th/20th century, 69-in. tall painted wooden trade sign in the form of a sextant with gilt-painted indexing arm and sighting scope, cross bar reading More ...

Two Cased Pocket Anemometers

Two Cased Pocket Anemometers

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Cased Pocket Anemometers, silvered dials, with aluminum blades, both unmarked, dia. 3 in. More ...

Four Cased Pocket Compasses

Four Cased Pocket Compasses

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1046
Sold for:
$160$130

Four Cased Pocket Compasses, 19th and 20th century, an unmarked 19th century example with paper dial, three silvered dial examples, two with maker's names. More ...

Brass Pocket Sextant

Brass Pocket Sextant

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1047
Unsold
 

Brass Pocket Sextant, lacquered brass 3-in. dia. instrument with silvered scale and vernier, magnifier, index, and horizon mirror, housed in a rope-edged case. More ...

Eighteen Pieces of Drafting Instruments

Eighteen Pieces of Drafting Instruments

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$461$375

Eighteen Pieces of Drafting Instruments, a six-foot wood and metal rule, boxwood rules, folding rules, calipers, marking gauges, and a drafting set. More ...

Collection of Miniature Woodworking Tools and Shop Tools

Collection of Miniature Woodworking Tools and Shop Tools

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1049
Sold for:
$185$150

Collection of Miniature Woodworking Tools and Shop Tools, two brass planes, spokeshave, brass protractors, depthing rules, complete set of C.E. Evards procession tool heads marked "May 4 1869/No. 18 More ...

R & J Beck Monocular Microscope

R & J Beck Monocular Microscope

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$148$120

R & J Beck Monocular Microscope, London, no. 9170, cased field microscope with screw-mount main tube, square stage, rack-and-pinion adjustment, and mirror below, base engraved as above, all housed More ...

Group of Decorative Items

Group of Decorative Items

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1205
Sold for:
$148$120

Group of Decorative Items, a Japanese hand mirror, a Continental milk glass mug, an enameled box, four Spode saucers, a silver-mounted horn spoon, and a Hawkes decanter. More ...

Ten International Sterling Silver Goblets

Ten International Sterling Silver Goblets

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$800$650

Ten International Sterling Silver Goblets, Connecticut, 20th century, monogrammed, ht. 6 5/8 in., approx. 52.7 troy oz. More ...

Painted and Gilded Games Table

Painted and Gilded Games Table

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$431$350

Painted and Gilded Games Table, Italy, 20th century, top with incised and painted chessboard, four frieze drawers, cabriole legs, paper label "Made in Italy," ht. 26, top 21 1/2 x 21 1/2 in. More ...

Continental School, Early 19th Century      Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Gentleman and a Lady

Continental School, Early 19th Century Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Gentleman and a Lady

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
502
Sold for:
$738$600

Continental School, Early 19th Century Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Gentleman and a Lady Unsigned, with a fragmentary handwritten label, possibly in German, affixed to the stretcher. Pastel More ...

Gilt-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Gilt-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$277$225

Gilt-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, gilt rope-molded frames enclose the reverse-painted glasses with "Patent" on the throat glass and a chariot driver on the lower door, painted iron roman More ...

Chelsea Holosteric Barometer

Chelsea Holosteric Barometer

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
263
Sold for:
$246$200

Chelsea Holosteric Barometer, brass case with 7-in. screw bezel, silvered dial, case back stamped "10 56." More ...

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor, Troy, New York, c. 1834-45, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved brass dial marked "O. Hanks/Troy, N.Y./Patent," single vernier, compass ring with two inset spirit levels, locking More ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley High Post Alidades

Two W. & L.E. Gurley High Post Alidades

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$984$800

Two W. & L.E. Gurley High Post Alidades, serial no. 12791 with an 11 1/2-in. scope, trough compass mounts to a 16 x 3-in. blade, case contains plummet, right-angle prism eyepiece, sunshade, More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Copper Engraving Plates and Glass Negatives

W. & L.E. Gurley Copper Engraving Plates and Glass Negatives

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$923$750

W. & L.E. Gurley Copper Engraving Plates and Glass Negatives, plate images of William Gurley, miner's compasses, 20-in. Y level engraved by M. King, protractor, a builder's level and a solar More ...

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$461$375

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, one with 3-in. dia. silvered dial engraved with maker's name, blued needle and lifter bar, folding vanes, housed in a More ...

United States Coast Survey No. 41 Alidade

United States Coast Survey No. 41 Alidade

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

United States Coast Survey No. 41 Alidade, first quarter 20th century, lacquered brass high-post alidade with a 15-in. scope, vertical arc calibrated 30-0-30 with vernier, circular spirit level More ...