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Studio Ceramic Vase

Studio Ceramic Vase

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2299
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Studio Ceramic Vase, Boston, Massachusetts, second half 20th century, white porcelain with stylized mountains in red with gold accents, undecipherable artist's mark on slightly recessed foot, ht. 8 More ...

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2349
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Card Table, probably Massachusetts, early 19th century, the rectangular top with ovolo corners and projecting center above a conforming skirt with long inlaid oval More ...

Large Polychrome and Scrimshaw-decorated Sperm Whale Lower Jawbone

Large Polychrome and Scrimshaw-decorated Sperm Whale Lower Jawbone

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3010
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Large Polychrome and Scrimshaw-decorated Sperm Whale Lower Jawbone, Michael Vienneau, Nantucket, 1997, allover decoration on one side depicting a town, harbor, surroundings, and ocean beyond, and a More ...

Chelsea Ship's Bell Clock and Barometer Set

Chelsea Ship's Bell Clock and Barometer Set

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3020
Sold for:
$492$400

Chelsea Ship's Bell Clock and Barometer Set, 20th century, with 4-in. silver-tone arabic numeral dials each marked "Chelsea," eight-day time and strike movement, in screw-bezel brass cases set into More ...

Chelsea Wall Clock

Chelsea Wall Clock

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3021
Sold for:
$523$425

Chelsea Wall Clock, Boston, with 3-in. silver-tone arabic numeral dial marked "Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, U.S.A.," eight-day time-only movement, in a screw-bezel chromed case, dia. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Platte Valley Staright Corn Whiskey   6 Years Old

Platte Valley Staright Corn Whiskey 6 Years Old

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3048
Sold for:
$111$90

Platte Valley Staright Corn Whiskey 6 Years Old Massachusetts McCormick Distilling Co., Weston, Massachusetts, c. 1971, "aged in the hills," antique-style whiskey crock, 43% 1 4/5 quart bottle More ...

American Documents and Receipts, 18th to 19th Century.

American Documents and Receipts, 18th to 19th Century.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$338$275

American Documents and Receipts, 18th to 19th Century. Small group of manuscript documents from the 18th and 19th century, including many bills and receipts, one or two dating to the time of the More ...

Autograph Album, Late 19th Century, with Signatures of Louisa May Alcott, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Others.

Autograph Album, Late 19th Century, with Signatures of Louisa May Alcott, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Others.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1005
Unsold
 

Autograph Album, Late 19th Century, with Signatures of Louisa May Alcott, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Others. Handmade album with deep blue silk velvet covers, matching satin doublures and wide More ...

Edison, Thomas A. (1847-1931) Four Typed Letters Signed [Together with] Four Typed Letters Signed by Edisons Secretaries, 20 December

Edison, Thomas A. (1847-1931) Four Typed Letters Signed [Together with] Four Typed Letters Signed by Edisons Secretaries, 20 December

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1018
Unsold
 

Edison, Thomas A. (1847-1931) Four Typed Letters Signed [Together with] Four Typed Letters Signed by Edison's Secretaries, 20 December 1924 to 28 January 1925. All letters addressed to Robert S. More ...

Manuscript Day Book and Documents, Including Clockmaking Diagrams and Other Material, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, Mid-18th Century.

Manuscript Day Book and Documents, Including Clockmaking Diagrams and Other Material, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, Mid-18th Century.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Manuscript Day Book and Documents, Including Clockmaking Diagrams and Other Material, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, Mid-18th Century. Quarto format book inscribed mainly by William Wood (1706-1788), More ...

McKinley, William (1843-1901) Signatures of Cabinet Members c. 1900.

McKinley, William (1843-1901) Signatures of Cabinet Members c. 1900.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1049
Sold for:
$62$50

McKinley, William (1843-1901) Signatures of Cabinet Members c. 1900. Cards autographed by: Postmaster General Charles Emory Smith; Secretary of War Elihu Root; Secretary of Agriculture James Wilson; More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photograph Signed, 1916.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photograph Signed, 1916.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1064
Sold for:
$984$800

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photograph Signed, 1916. Large format photograph of the Roosevelt Luncheon held at Lordvale, the home of inventor Harry Worcester Smith (1865-1945), taken outside his More ...

Esplanade  , Boston's Gay Weekly Magazine, Large Lot.

Esplanade , Boston's Gay Weekly Magazine, Large Lot.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1154
Sold for:
$400$325

Esplanade, Boston's Gay Weekly Magazine, Large Lot. Hundreds of issues of the free newsprint tabloid from the 1970s and 1980s. More ...

Gay Community News,   Large Lot.

Gay Community News, Large Lot.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1165
Sold for:
$461$375

Gay Community News, Large Lot. Approximately fifty issues of the GCN and other Boston gay publications from the 1970s and 1980s. More ...

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures.

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1176
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures. Vetus Testamentum Graecum ex Versione Septuaginta Interpretum, Juxta Exemplar Vaticanum Romae editum, Accuratissime More ...

Lennep, Henry John Van (1815-1889) The Oriental Album: Twenty Illustrations in Oil Colors of the People and Scenery of Turkey.

Lennep, Henry John Van (1815-1889) The Oriental Album: Twenty Illustrations in Oil Colors of the People and Scenery of Turkey.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Lennep, Henry John Van (1815-1889) The Oriental Album: Twenty Illustrations in Oil Colors of the People and Scenery of Turkey. New York: Anson D.F. Randolph, 1862. First and only edition, large More ...

Leonard, Daniel (1740-1829) The Present Political State of the Province of Massachusetts Bay.

Leonard, Daniel (1740-1829) The Present Political State of the Province of Massachusetts Bay.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1191
Sold for:
$123$100

Leonard, Daniel (1740-1829) The Present Political State of the Province of Massachusetts Bay. New York: for James Rivington, 1775. First edition, without the alternate title [pi1] The Origin of the More ...

Memento Program and Official Score Card, Harvard-Yale Foot Ball Game, Springfield, Mass, November 25, 1893.

Memento Program and Official Score Card, Harvard-Yale Foot Ball Game, Springfield, Mass, November 25, 1893.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1200
Sold for:
$308$250

Memento Program and Official Score Card, Harvard-Yale Foot Ball Game, Springfield, Mass, November 25, 1893. [New York]: Charles H. Nicoll, 1893. Football-shaped program, lacking one leaf (page More ...

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866.

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$738$600

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866. New Bedford: A. Taber & Brother, Booksellers and Stationers, and Dealers in Charts and Nautical Instruments, c. 1866. 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 ...

The Massachusetts Gazette  , April 1787, Three Issues.

The Massachusetts Gazette , April 1787, Three Issues.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1281
Sold for:
$160$130

The Massachusetts Gazette, April 1787, Three Issues. Boston: Samuel Hall, 1787. Three folio format bifolia news sheets from the time of the American revolution: April 20, 24, and 27, 1787, including More ...

Thomas, Lowell (1892-1981) The First World Flight  , Autograph Edition.

Thomas, Lowell (1892-1981) The First World Flight , Autograph Edition.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1283
Sold for:
$185$150

Thomas, Lowell (1892-1981) The First World Flight, Autograph Edition. Autograph edition limited to 575 copies (number 129), signed on the limitation page by Lowell Smith, Erik Nelson, Leigh Wade, More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Walden; or, Life in the Woods.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Walden; or, Life in the Woods.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1284
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Walden; or, Life in the Woods. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1854. First edition, octavo, publisher's blind stamped brown cloth, Concord, MS bookseller A. Stacy's More ...

Doolittle, Amos (1754-1832) Facsimile Reproduction Prints: Battle of Lexington and Concord Prints.

Doolittle, Amos (1754-1832) Facsimile Reproduction Prints: Battle of Lexington and Concord Prints.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1318
Sold for:
$308$250

Doolittle, Amos (1754-1832) Facsimile Reproduction Prints: Battle of Lexington and Concord Prints. Modern decorative reproductions of Doolittle's suite of four engravings, uniformly matted and More ...

Fitchburg Railroad 100, Original Illustration, 1883.

Fitchburg Railroad 100, Original Illustration, 1883.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1320
Sold for:
$677$550

Fitchburg Railroad 100, Original Illustration, 1883. Large pen, ink, and watercolor illustration with highlight colors and gold, shiny black areas heightened in gum arabic, depicting Fitchburg More ...

Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, Old Colony Railroad and Ferry Poster.

Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, Old Colony Railroad and Ferry Poster.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1327
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, Old Colony Railroad and Ferry Poster. Boston: Rand, Avery, & Co., 1875. Large poster illustrated poster printed in red and blue, with wood type and woodcut More ...

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College.

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1338
Unsold
 

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College. Boston: Cummings, Hilliard & Co., 1823. Engraving by William B. Annin (1791?-1839) and George Girdler Smith (1795-1878) after Alvan Fisher More ...

Szalay, Lajos (1919-1995) Original Ink Drawing, Illustration for the Book Genezis,   and a Signed Copy of the Hungarian Edition.

Szalay, Lajos (1919-1995) Original Ink Drawing, Illustration for the Book Genezis, and a Signed Copy of the Hungarian Edition.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1342
Sold for:
$123$100

Szalay, Lajos (1919-1995) Original Ink Drawing, Illustration for the Book Genezis, and a Signed Copy of the Hungarian Edition. Large pen-and-ink drawing depicting the seventh day, with God resting More ...

Taunton Locomotive Manfg. Co.

Taunton Locomotive Manfg. Co.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1344
Sold for:
$461$375

Taunton Locomotive Manfg. Co. Boston: J.H. Bufford's Lithography, 313 Washington Street, [c. 1857-1864.] Large full-color lithographic poster of the engine "Calumet," William A. Crocker Treasurer, More ...

The Hoosac Tunnel Route.

The Hoosac Tunnel Route.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1346
Sold for:
$523$425

The Hoosac Tunnel Route. [Boston, c. 1875]. Large lithographic poster in color advertising the opening of the new Hoosac tunnel, "Rapid transit, save time & distance, take the Hoosac Tunnel Route, More ...