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American Coin Silver Teapot

American Coin Silver Teapot

Auction:
2975B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2017
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$461$375

American Coin Silver Teapot, Philadelphia, c. 1800, Joseph Lownes, maker, urn-form, with a pineapple finial, wood handle, and engraved monogram to body, ht. 10 1/4 in., approx. 23.2 troy oz. More ...

Wood & Hughes Sterling Silver Preserve Spoon

Wood & Hughes Sterling Silver Preserve Spoon

Auction:
2975B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2017
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$246$200

Wood & Hughes Sterling Silver Preserve Spoon, New York, c. 1870, the ribbed bowl with satin finish on a slender stem with a stylized leaf and berry motif to terminal, with engraved monogram to More ...

Lakota Carved and Painted Wood Courting Flute

Lakota Carved and Painted Wood Courting Flute

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Lakota Carved and Painted Wood Courting Flute, c. late 19th century, painted with red, blue, and green pigments, the bird head with pyro-engraved beak, the flute stop attached with hide, brass mouth More ...

Two New Mexican Carved Wood Frames with Shell Tops

Two New Mexican Carved Wood Frames with Shell Tops

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Two New Mexican Carved Wood Frames with Shell Tops, c. late 18th/early 19th century, both hand-chiseled, framing 18th century copper plate engravings, largest 17 3/4 x 9 1/2 in. Provenance: Mr. More ...

Clare Leighton (American, 1898-1989)      Apple Butter

Clare Leighton (American, 1898-1989) Apple Butter

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1315
Sold for:
$400$325

Clare Leighton (American, 1898-1989) Apple Butter. Signed "Clare Leighton" l.r., numbered and titled "4/50..." l.l., identified on an exhibition label from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts More ...

Carroll Thayer Berry (American, 1886-1978)      Four Maine Views:   Waterfront, Rockport, Maine Coast

Carroll Thayer Berry (American, 1886-1978) Four Maine Views: Waterfront, Rockport, Maine Coast

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1412
Sold for:
$523$425

Carroll Thayer Berry (American, 1886-1978) Four Maine Views: Waterfront, Rockport, Maine Coast, 1973, first state of two, edition of approximately 40 proofs (Dearborn, 120), The Cove, Maine More ...

Bree, Charles Robert (1811-1886) A History of the Birds of Europe Not Observed in the British Isles.

Bree, Charles Robert (1811-1886) A History of the Birds of Europe Not Observed in the British Isles.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$461$375

Bree, Charles Robert (1811-1886) A History of the Birds of Europe Not Observed in the British Isles. London: Groombridge & Sons, 1863-1864. First edition, four octavo volumes, illustrated with 238 More ...

Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1878) Picturesque America; or, the Land We Live in.

Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1878) Picturesque America; or, the Land We Live in.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$615$500

Bryant, William Cullen (1794-1878) Picturesque America; or, the Land We Live in. New York: Appleton, 1872-1874. Two thick large quarto volumes, first edition in book form, illustrated with More ...

Elliot, Daniel Giraud (1835-1915) The New and Heretofore Unfigured Species of the Birds of North America.

Elliot, Daniel Giraud (1835-1915) The New and Heretofore Unfigured Species of the Birds of North America.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Elliot, Daniel Giraud (1835-1915) The New and Heretofore Unfigured Species of the Birds of North America. New York: by the Author, 1869. First edition, two large folio volumes, illustrated with More ...

Garran, Andrew (1825-1901) Picturesque Atlas of Australasia.

Garran, Andrew (1825-1901) Picturesque Atlas of Australasia.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$738$600

Garran, Andrew (1825-1901) Picturesque Atlas of Australasia. Sidney & Melbourne: Picturesque Atlas Publishing Co., 1886. First edition, three folio volumes, full black morocco gilt, a.e.g., More ...

Morris, William (1834-1896)The Sundering Flood  , with Autograph Letter Signed, 4 November 1891 inserted.

Morris, William (1834-1896)The Sundering Flood , with Autograph Letter Signed, 4 November 1891 inserted.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
326
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Morris, William (1834-1896)The Sundering Flood, with Autograph Letter Signed, 4 November 1891 inserted. London: Kelmscott Press, 15 November 1897. First edition, one of 300 copies, all printed on More ...

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass,   Presentation Copy.

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass, Presentation Copy.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
406
Unsold
 

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass, Presentation Copy. Camden, New Jersey: Author's Edition, 1882. Octavo, inscribed in green pencil on ffep, "Mrs. Jane Ingram from the author / April 3 1885" More ...

Y. Weber Year Duration Floor Regulator

Y. Weber Year Duration Floor Regulator

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
634
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Y. Weber Year Duration Floor Regulator, Vienna, round composite brass dial with silvered seconds dial and chapter ring marked Y. Weber, In Wien, fully engraved center, long duration movement with More ...

"Franklin Dial" Weight-powered Table Clock

"Franklin Dial" Weight-powered Table Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
643
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

"Franklin Dial" Weight-powered Table Clock, 20th century, the arch and glazed door opens to the brass dial with silvered center depicting the roman numerals within an engraved spiral, minutes shown More ...

Japanese Eight-day Lantern Clock and Wall Bracket

Japanese Eight-day Lantern Clock and Wall Bracket

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
684
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Japanese Eight-day Lantern Clock and Wall Bracket, c. 1865, straight-sided bell sits over the top-mounted balance wheel, floral-engraved panels on all four sides, rotating dial with movable hour and More ...

Shitan Wood Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock

Shitan Wood Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
686
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Shitan Wood Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock, Japan, c. 1850, traditional-style wooden case with glazed hood and key drawer, pierced brass side decoration, time scale with twenty-three movable hour More ...

Large Japanese Striking Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock

Large Japanese Striking Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
693
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Large Japanese Striking Shaku Dokei or Pillar Clock, 20th century, traditional-style wood case with glazed hood and key drawer, the trunk with geometric pierced brass sound frets inset into the More ...

Japanese Dai Tokei or Lantern Clock on Wooden Stand

Japanese Dai Tokei or Lantern Clock on Wooden Stand

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
702
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Japanese Dai Tokei or Lantern Clock on Wooden Stand, 19th century, surmounted by a straight-sided bell over the single foliot, brass top and bottom plates united by rectangular brass pillars, turned More ...

L.E. Knott Apparatus Co. Vacuum Pump

L.E. Knott Apparatus Co. Vacuum Pump

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
991
Sold for:
$492$400

L.E. Knott Apparatus Co. Vacuum Pump, Boston, late 19th century, with 6-in. dia. bell jar, tapering wood pillar, cast iron paint-decorated handle with gilt pinstriping and design of florets and More ...

Maison Lerebours and Secretan 2 1/2-inch Telescope

Maison Lerebours and Secretan 2 1/2-inch Telescope

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
995
Sold for:
$800$650

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 ...

L.C. Smith "Syracuse Seven" 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

L.C. Smith "Syracuse Seven" 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

L.C. Smith "Syracuse Seven" 12 Gauge Double-barrel Shotgun, c. 1888, serial number 22265, walnut stock with fine checkering on the forend and grip, lockplates engraved with pheasant and gold hound More ...

H. Barella Combination Gun

H. Barella Combination Gun

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$800$650

H. Barella Combination Gun, 20th century, serial number 15533, 16 gauge shotgun and 9mm rifle, walnut stock with finely checkered forend and grip, cheek-piece on the left side of the butt, the More ...

British Militia Sword

British Militia Sword

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
264
Sold for:
$523$425

British Militia Sword, mid-18th century, brass heart-shaped guard with round pommel and tall capstan, wood grip, front of the guard engraved "DERBY=M" and "A/1," curved single-edge blade, overall More ...

Pair of Holster Pistols, Silver-hilted Small Sword, and Flask

Pair of Holster Pistols, Silver-hilted Small Sword, and Flask

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Pair of Holster Pistols, Silver-hilted Small Sword, and Flask, pistols and sword, France, mid-18th century, the pistols, probably by Jean-Antoine de La Roche, Paris, c. 1740-50, with walnut stock More ...

Fevre Chablis Les Clos 2011, 12 bottles (2 xowc)

Fevre Chablis Les Clos 2011, 12 bottles (2 xowc)

Auction:
2944T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 26, 2016
Lot:
1180
Sold for:
$923$750

Fevre Chablis Les Clos 2011 Chablis 12 bottles (2 xowc) More ...

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 ...