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Hardstone Book of Buddhist Sutra

Hardstone Book of Buddhist Sutra

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
495
Sold for:
$369$300

Hardstone Book of Buddhist Sutra, China, ten pages, including eight dark green stone plaques and two carved wood covers, titled Guan wuliang shou fojing on the front cover, the back with a carved More ...

George III Sterling Silver Teapot

George III Sterling Silver Teapot

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$584$475

George III Sterling Silver Teapot, London, 1785-86, maker's mark "IR" possibly for John Robins, drum-form with wood handle and finial, engraved bird to one side, ht. 5 in., approx. 15.0 troy oz. More ...

Cased N.G. Wood & Sons Brass and Glass Presentation Carriage Clock

Cased N.G. Wood & Sons Brass and Glass Presentation Carriage Clock

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1439
Unsold
 

Cased N.G. Wood & Sons Brass and Glass Presentation Carriage Clock, Boston, late 19th century, engraved "Hull Yacht Club Championship 1895/Knockabout Class/La Chica," ht. 5 1/2, wd. 4, dp. 3 1/2 More ...

Gan Kolski (Polish/American, 1899-1932)      After the Storm

Gan Kolski (Polish/American, 1899-1932) After the Storm

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Gan Kolski (Polish/American, 1899-1932) After the Storm. Signed "Gan Kolski" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., monogrammed within the block, identified on a label affixed to the backing More ...

Group of Assorted Silver Tableware

Group of Assorted Silver Tableware

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2911
Sold for:
$800$650

Group of Assorted Silver Tableware, early 19th century, including a sterling silver engraved mug with floral decoration, a server, and a group of coin silver dinner forks, teaspoons and tablespoons, More ...

Engraved Powder Flask

Engraved Powder Flask

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1092
Sold for:
$197$160

Engraved Powder Flask, 19th century, light color horn with flat wood base, body engraved with an eagle over a sailing ship, and a whale over "BARK DESDEMONA" and a harpoon, lg. 6 in. More ...

Brass Bed Warmer

Brass Bed Warmer

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1225
Sold for:
$277$225

Brass Bed Warmer, 19th century, the brass pan with pierced and engraved lid and turned wood handle, lg. 43 1/2, wd. 11 5/8 in. More ...

Two Pieces of American Arts and Crafts Tableware

Two Pieces of American Arts and Crafts Tableware

Auction:
2920M
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 15, 2016
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Pieces of American Arts and Crafts Tableware, Massachusetts, early 20th century, a George, Richard & Porter Blanchard bowl with flared rim, short stepped foot, and engraved presentation More ...

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle

Auction:
2911T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 09, 2016
Lot:
1676
Unsold
 

Zulu Carved Wood Feasting Ladle, with elaborate handle, separate ring at the top, and pyro-engraved detail, lg. 28 1/2 in. More ...

Four Yachting Items, late 19th/early 20th century, including an oak-cased tea caddy carved Seawanhanka Corinthian [Oyster Bay, Long Is

Four Yachting Items, late 19th/early 20th century, including an oak-cased tea caddy carved Seawanhanka Corinthian [Oyster Bay, Long Is

Auction:
2905T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 03, 2016
Lot:
1124
Sold for:
$308$250

Four Yachting Items, late 19th/early 20th century, including an oak-cased tea caddy carved "Seawanhanka Corinthian [Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York] Yacht Club won by Titania. June 11th 1887," More ...

Group of Gentlemans Items, late 19th/early 20th century, including a pewter flask with engraved sailboat to interior, a Universal di

Group of Gentlemans Items, late 19th/early 20th century, including a pewter flask with engraved sailboat to interior, a Universal di

Auction:
2905T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 03, 2016
Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$209$170

Group of Gentleman's Items, late 19th/early 20th century, including a pewter flask with engraved sailboat to interior, a "Universal" diagonally ribbed glass flask, a pair of semicircular flasks More ...

Two Tournament Awards Presented aboard the SS President Polk, mid-20th century, the cast metal trophies depicting the SS President Po

Two Tournament Awards Presented aboard the SS President Polk, mid-20th century, the cast metal trophies depicting the SS President Po

Auction:
2905T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 03, 2016
Lot:
1149
Sold for:
$135$110

Two "Tournament Awards" Presented aboard the SS President Polk, mid-20th century, the cast metal trophies depicting the SS President Polk, an attack transport during WWII, with engraved brass More ...

Seaman's Quadrant

Seaman's Quadrant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1024
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Seaman's Quadrant, 17th century, the triangular wood body with arched bottom engraved with arcs and scales, the reverse side with circular brass plate engraved with depictions of constellations, ht. More ...

Capture of the Guerriere by the Constitution   Engraved Print Gifted to George Roosevelt

Capture of the Guerriere by the Constitution Engraved Print Gifted to George Roosevelt

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1129
Sold for:
$246$200

Capture of the Guerriere by the Constitution Engraved Print Gifted to George Roosevelt, image originally published in John Howard Hinton's The History and Topography of the United States, Vol. 1 More ...

American Silver Flute and a 19th Century French Wood Piccolo

American Silver Flute and a 19th Century French Wood Piccolo

Auction:
2892B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 22, 2016
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$554$450

American Silver Flute and a 19th Century French Wood Piccolo, the flute body joint with gold cartouche and engraved A.G BADGER / MAKER / NEW YORK, with a wood head joint; the piccolo stamped More ...

Howard Norton Cook (American, 1901-1980)      Chrysler Building

Howard Norton Cook (American, 1901-1980) Chrysler Building

Auction:
2895B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 13, 2016
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Howard Norton Cook (American, 1901-1980) Chrysler Building, 1930, edition of 50 (Duffy, 122). Signed and dated "Howard Cook imp 1930" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l. Wood engraving on More ...

Nine Metal Cribbage Boards

Nine Metal Cribbage Boards

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1172
Unsold
 

Nine Metal Cribbage Boards, 19th/20th century, one brass with engraved figured marked "Curt," two "C.W. LeCount" (South Norwalk, Connecticut) Patent boards, a pierced brass board, a plain brass More ...

Four Similarly Decorated Cribbage Boards or Folding Cribbage Board/Boxes

Four Similarly Decorated Cribbage Boards or Folding Cribbage Board/Boxes

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1183
Sold for:
$197$160

Four Similarly Decorated Cribbage Boards or Folding Cribbage Board/Boxes, probably England, late 19th century, all with "French ivory" and wood inlay, three with brass inlay, all with similar More ...

Salvatore Pinto (Italian/American, 1905-1966)      Factory View.

Salvatore Pinto (Italian/American, 1905-1966) Factory View.

Auction:
2907T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 09, 2016
Lot:
1006
Sold for:
$308$250

Salvatore Pinto (Italian/American, 1905-1966) Factory View. Inscribed "From the Estate of Salvatore Pinto - D.P." in pencil l.l. Wood engraving on paper, image size 7 x 9 7/8 in. (17.7 x 25.0 More ...

Brass Tomahawk with Engraved Blade

Brass Tomahawk with Engraved Blade

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
155
Unsold
 

Brass Tomahawk with Engraved Blade, the wood haft with scalloped side and pierced for attachment, the blade reads: "August 15, 1933, presented to Major Lenox R. Lohr, General manager of a century of More ...

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Longcase Clock

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Longcase Clock

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
52
Unsold
 

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Longcase Clock, Holland, c. 1780, pitch pediment case with dentil moldings and central urn finial, marquetry and applied ebonized and light wood columns capped with More ...

Bigelow and Kennard Miniature Mahogany Dual-chime Bracket Clock

Bigelow and Kennard Miniature Mahogany Dual-chime Bracket Clock

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Bigelow and Kennard Miniature Mahogany Dual-chime Bracket Clock, probably England, c. 1900, dial marked for retailer, mahogany case with lotus finials, pierced wood side sound frets, dial door More ...

Striking Shaku Dokei or Japanese Pillar Clock

Striking Shaku Dokei or Japanese Pillar Clock

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Striking Shaku Dokei or Japanese Pillar Clock, traditional-style wood case with glazed hood and key drawer, the trunk with pierced brass sound frets inset into the sides and time scale with movable More ...

Large Japanese Striking Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock

Large Japanese Striking Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Large Japanese Striking Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock, traditional-style wood case with glazed hood and key drawer, the trunk with floral pierced brass sound frets inset into the sides and time scale More ...

Philander Noble Cherry Tall Clock

Philander Noble Cherry Tall Clock

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Philander Noble Cherry Tall Clock, Westfield, Massachusetts, c. 1830, scroll-top hood above the brass capital, reeded and tapered columns flanking the Roman numeral painted iron dial with floral More ...

John Wood Sr. Walnut Eight-day Tall Clock

John Wood Sr. Walnut Eight-day Tall Clock

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$8,000$6,504

John Wood Sr. Walnut Eight-day Tall Clock, Stretch's Corner Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1720, the sarcophagus top with three ball finials resting on a flat molded top cornice over the glazed hood More ...

18th Century Brass Cased Alidade or Patent Plane

18th Century Brass Cased Alidade or Patent Plane

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
305
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

18th Century Brass Cased Alidade or Patent Plane, France, black-enameled brass instrument with removable outer case, single-draw eyepiece at one end, 45 degree rectangular glass viewing port at the More ...

Maison Lerebours and Secretan 2 1/2-inch Telescope

Maison Lerebours and Secretan 2 1/2-inch Telescope

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
317
Unsold
 

Maison Lerebours and Secretan 2 1/2-inch Telescope, Paris, France, 19th century, with a 41-in. leather-wrapped main tube, rack-and-pinion focus, single-draw eyepiece engraved Secretan Paris, two More ...

Gundlach Optical Co. 5 1/2-inch Brass Refractor Telescope

Gundlach Optical Co. 5 1/2-inch Brass Refractor Telescope

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
322
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Gundlach Optical Co. 5 1/2-inch Brass Refractor Telescope, Rochester, New York, c. 1900, 52-in. brass main tube engraved on ocular collar as above, 22-in. finderscope, cast iron mounting bracket, More ...

Framed 1781 Continental Pay Voucher, Silver Shoe Buckle, and Other Artifacts

Framed 1781 Continental Pay Voucher, Silver Shoe Buckle, and Other Artifacts

Auction:
2908T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 21, 2016
Lot:
1063
Sold for:
$400$325

Framed 1781 Continental Pay Voucher, Silver Shoe Buckle, and Other Artifacts, c. late 18th/early 19th century, voucher for Samuel Teal for his pay as a soldier in 1781; a dagger with a pike-shaped More ...