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Six European Porcelain Fruit and Figural Creamers

Six European Porcelain Fruit and Figural Creamers

Auction:
2238
Auction:
Discovery - May 20, 2004
Lot:
523
Sold for:
$176$150

Six European Porcelain Fruit and Figural Creamers, melon, strawberry, peach, apple, a black crow, and More ...

Lot of Ethnographic Decorated Gourds, Shells and Wooden Items.

Lot of Ethnographic Decorated Gourds, Shells and Wooden Items.

Auction:
2229
Auction:
Sale #2229 - Feb 26, 2004
Lot:
623
Sold for:
$147$125

Lot of Ethnographic Decorated Gourds, Shells and Wooden More ...

Three Sterling Souvenir Spoons of Georgia and Alabama

Three Sterling Souvenir Spoons of Georgia and Alabama

Auction:
2222
Auction:
Sale #2222 - Jan 24, 2004
Lot:
985
Sold for:
$529$450

Three Sterling Souvenir Spoons of Georgia and Alabama, late 19th/early 20th century, two with enamel, one by Gorham, enameled as a watermelon to bowl, with boy's face to stem, lg. 5 1/2, the More ...

Group of Five Bakelite Bangles, Earrings and Lucite Necklace

Group of Five Bakelite Bangles, Earrings and Lucite Necklace

Auction:
2225
Auction:
Sale #2225 - Dec 09, 2003
Lot:
717
Sold for:
$176$150

Group of Five Bakelite Bangles, Earrings and Lucite Necklace, bakelite custard, butterscotch, and pumpkin bangles, pumpkin button earrings, lucite necklace designed with tea colored links More ...

Jade Snuff Bottle

Jade Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2204
Auction:
Sale #2204 - Jul 19, 2003
Lot:
1555
Sold for:
$118$100

Jade Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, gray-white color with tan areas and apple green markings, carved as a gourd with foliage, coral stopper, lg. 2 More ...

Agate Snuff Bottle

Agate Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2204
Auction:
Sale #2204 - Jul 19, 2003
Lot:
1558
Sold for:
$147$125

Agate Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, caramel-color stone, carved as a double gourd with foliage, lg. 2 More ...

American School, 19th Century  Watermelon Still Life

American School, 19th Century Watermelon Still Life

Auction:
2198
Auction:
Sale #2198 - Jun 08, 2003
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

American School, 19th CenturyWatermelon Still Life, late 19th century. Unsigned. Oil on Masonite, two watermelon halves with two small cut pieces rest on a section of marble, in a black painted More ...

Paul Stankard Floral Gourd Paperweight

Paul Stankard Floral Gourd Paperweight

Auction:
2202
Auction:
Sale #2202 - May 10, 2003
Lot:
430
Unsold
 

Paul Stankard Floral Gourd Paperweight, Mantua, New Jersey, 2002, realistic composition of an ant crawling inside an open yellow gourd, among purple flowers and grassy roots, word cane More ...

William Gale and Sons Silver Teapot and Large Covered Sugar

William Gale and Sons Silver Teapot and Large Covered Sugar

Auction:
2191
Auction:
Sale #2191 - Apr 25, 2003
Lot:
1247
Sold for:
$940$800

William Gale and Sons Silver Teapot and Large Covered Sugar, New York, 1853, each of lobed form with melon finial, scrolled handles, the bodies repousse molded with flowers and rocaille, on openwork More ...

American School, Late 19th Century,  Watermelon Still Life.

American School, Late 19th Century, Watermelon Still Life.

Auction:
2144
Auction:
Sale #2144 - Feb 23, 2003
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$3,055$2,600

American School, Late 19th Century,Watermelon Still Life. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, the watermelon sections rest on a light brown table top which has scattered seeds and a knife, reframed, 21 3/4 More ...

Covered Jar

Covered Jar

Auction:
2183
Auction:
Sale #2183 - Jan 25, 2003
Lot:
1084
Sold for:
$118$100

Covered Jar, Japan, 19th century, in the form of a pumpkin, covered in deep green glaze, dia. 4 More ...

Amber Pendant

Amber Pendant

Auction:
2183
Auction:
Sale #2183 - Jan 25, 2003
Lot:
1312
Sold for:
$59$50

Amber Pendant, China, 19th century, carved as a gourd plant, lg. approx. 2 More ...

Ivory Snuff Bottle

Ivory Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2183
Auction:
Sale #2183 - Jan 25, 2003
Lot:
1337
Sold for:
$999$850

Ivory Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, double-gourd form, entirely carved in relief with gourd plants, approx. ht. 5 More ...

Three Pre-Columbian Pottery Rattles

Three Pre-Columbian Pottery Rattles

Auction:
2132
Auction:
Sale #2132 - Jan 11, 2003
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$264$225

Three Pre-Columbian Pottery Rattles, all in the shape of stylized gourds with perforations for sound, one with traces of pigments, lg. to 7 1/2 More ...

Paul Stankard Floral Gourd Paperweight

Paul Stankard Floral Gourd Paperweight

Auction:
2174
Auction:
Sale #2174 - Dec 07, 2002
Lot:
472
Unsold
 

Paul Stankard Floral Gourd Paperweight, Mantua, New Jersey, 2002, realistic composition of an ant crawling inside an open yellow gourd, among purple flowers and grassy roots, word cane More ...

Velvet Squash Pincushion

Velvet Squash Pincushion

Auction:
2195
Auction:
Sale #2195 - Nov 02, 2002
Lot:
664
Sold for:
$235$200

Velvet Squash Pincushion, America, early 19th century, with grosgrain ribbon and preserved gourd stem, ht. 6 1/4, dia. 7 More ...

Seven Miniature Velvet Pincushions

Seven Miniature Velvet Pincushions

Auction:
2195
Auction:
Sale #2195 - Nov 02, 2002
Lot:
674
Sold for:
$705$600

Seven Miniature Velvet Pincushions, America, early 19th century, including an acorn, two strawberries, a pear, a carrot, an apple, and a gourd, with painted details, (minor wear), lg. 1 1/4 to 3 1/4 More ...

New York Silver Covered Sugar

New York Silver Covered Sugar

Auction:
2162
Auction:
Sale #2162 - Oct 05, 2002
Lot:
547
Sold for:
$588$500

New York Silver Covered Sugar, marked for Ball, Tompkins & Black, and Charters, Cann & Dunn, mid 19th century, melon shaped, chased and embossed with acanthus cartouches enclosing foliate swags and More ...

Boston School, 19th Century  Still Life with Pumpkin and Corn,

Boston School, 19th Century Still Life with Pumpkin and Corn,

Auction:
2179
Auction:
Sale #2179 - Jul 11, 2002
Lot:
100
Sold for:
$323$275

Boston School, 19th CenturyStill Life with Pumpkin and Corn, 1886. Indistinctly signed and dated u.l. Oil on canvas, 13 7/8 x 24 in., More ...

Gilt Decorated Art Glass Bowl

Gilt Decorated Art Glass Bowl

Auction:
2140
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 22, 2002
Lot:
455
Unsold
 

Gilt Decorated Art Glass Bowl, late 19th/early 20th century, ruffled edge on lobed melon shaped bowl, decorated with trailing leafy vine encircling the rim, dividing olive green enamel from cream More ...

African Carved Wood and Gourd Rattle

African Carved Wood and Gourd Rattle

Auction:
2142
Auction:
Sale #2142 - May 11, 2002
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$264$225

African Carved Wood and Gourd Rattle, Luba-Hemba, the finial carved in the form of a male torso with hands to the abdomen, the large head with stylized coiffure and beard, three small gourd rattles More ...

Cascarets Chromolithographic Cloth Banner, on wood clips, depicting an African-American eating watermelon, by Dunston, Buffalo, 27 x 44

Cascarets Chromolithographic Cloth Banner, on wood clips, depicting an African-American eating watermelon, by Dunston, Buffalo, 27 x 44

Auction:
2121
Auction:
Sale #2121 - Dec 15, 2001
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$3,819$3,250

Cascarets Chromolithographic Cloth Banner, on wood clips, depicting an African-American eating watermelon, by Dunston, Buffalo, 27 x 44 More ...

Polychrome Painted Gourd Basket

Polychrome Painted Gourd Basket

Auction:
2134
Auction:
Sale #2134 - Oct 28, 2001
Lot:
280
Sold for:
$230$200

Polychrome Painted Gourd Basket, America, 19th century, oval gourd with cut-out handle and shaped rim, yellow, red, and green-painted floral and foliate motifs on a black ground, mustard-colored More ...

American School

American School

Auction:
2134
Auction:
Sale #2134 - Oct 28, 2001
Lot:
345
Sold for:
$2,300$2,000

American School, 19th/20th Century Still Life with Watermelon and Peaches. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 18 x 29 in., unframed. Condition: A few spots of minor More ...

Three African Wood Rattles

Three African Wood Rattles

Auction:
2074
Auction:
Sale #2074 - Sep 15, 2001
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$173$150

Three African Wood Rattles, the wood handles with pierced round calabash sections for rattles, lg. 17 1/2 More ...

African Gourd with Carved Wood Head

African Gourd with Carved Wood Head

Auction:
2074
Auction:
Sale #2074 - Sep 15, 2001
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$633$550

African Gourd with Carved Wood Head, Yaka, the stylized head with extended tongue, large upturned nose, coffee bean eyes, crested coiffure with hole for suspension, attached to a perforated gourd More ...

Southwest Silver and Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace

Southwest Silver and Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace

Auction:
2074
Auction:
Sale #2074 - Sep 15, 2001
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$2,530$2,200

Southwest Silver and Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace, Navajo, c. late 19th century, the necklace of hollow globular beads with four squash blossoms, the double-barred naja set with three stones, More ...

Two Painted Melon-form Splint Baskets

Two Painted Melon-form Splint Baskets

Auction:
2092
Auction:
Sale #2092 - Aug 12, 2001
Lot:
690
Sold for:
$690$600

Two Painted Melon-form Splint Baskets, America, 19th century, ribbed melon-form baskets with carved bail handles, one painted orange, the other light blue, (some breaks, wear), ht. 13 1/2, 12, dia. More ...

Brushwasher

Brushwasher

Auction:
2082
Auction:
Sale #2082 - Jun 23, 2001
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$431$375

Brushwasher, Japan, 19th century, Hirado ware, a pumpkin with mice decoration of blue and brown, (damage), lg. 3 1/2 More ...

Five Ceramic Items

Five Ceramic Items

Auction:
2082
Auction:
Sale #2082 - Jun 23, 2001
Lot:
484
Sold for:
$173$150

Five Ceramic Items, 19th century, China, famille rose garden seat, famille jeune planter, and a set of stcking containers; Japan, a white ruffled-top vase and a Persian triple gourd vase, More ...