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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 ...

Tiffany Favrile Quilted Bowl

Tiffany Favrile Quilted Bowl

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$160$130

Tiffany Favrile Quilted Bowl, New York, early 20th century, marked on base "1576 3781N L.C. Tiffany-Inc. Favrile," ht. 2 1/4, dia. 7 7/8 in. More ...

Samuel Yellin-style Wrought Iron and Copper Standing Jardiniere and Stand

Samuel Yellin-style Wrought Iron and Copper Standing Jardiniere and Stand

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1122
Sold for:
$277$225

Samuel Yellin-style Wrought Iron and Copper Standing Jardiniere and Stand, United States, mid to late 20th century, one with twisted shaft, both adorned with dragon head details, unmarked, ht. 36 More ...

Leon Applebaum Art Glass Centerpiece

Leon Applebaum Art Glass Centerpiece

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1232
Sold for:
$431$350

Leon Applebaum Art Glass Centerpiece, United States, late 20th century, hyacinth, marine blue, teal, gold ruby, and gold crystal, signed by the artist, ht. 12 1/4, wd. 20, dp. 8 in. More ...

Chippendale-style Mahogany Veneer Dressing Chest

Chippendale-style Mahogany Veneer Dressing Chest

Auction:
3275M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 25, 2019
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$615$500

Chippendale-style Mahogany Veneer Dressing Chest, ht. 29, wd. 33, dp. 20 1/4 in. Literature: This lot, and others from the same collection, are illustrated and contextualized in Imagining More ...

Two Pairs of Brass and Iron Andirons

Two Pairs of Brass and Iron Andirons

Auction:
3275M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 25, 2019
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Pairs of Brass and Iron Andirons, urn-top knife-blade and wrought iron, ht. to 20 1/4 in. Literature: This lot, and others from the same collection, are illustrated and contextualized in More ...

Queen Anne Turned Maple Candlestand

Queen Anne Turned Maple Candlestand

Auction:
3275M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 25, 2019
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$123$100

Queen Anne Turned Maple Candlestand, 18th century, (restoration), ht. 27 1/4, dia. 20 in. Literature: This lot, and others from the same collection, are illustrated and contextualized in More ...

Paint-decorated Cast Iron Jenny Lind Mirror

Paint-decorated Cast Iron Jenny Lind Mirror

Auction:
3275M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 25, 2019
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$461$375

Paint-decorated Cast Iron Jenny Lind Mirror, America, late 19th century, pierced fretwork around the oval mirror flanked by painted figures on a painted stand with United States flag and foliate More ...

Turkish Silver Bowl

Turkish Silver Bowl

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$400$325

Turkish Silver Bowl, late 19th/early 20th century, bearing a crowned monogram to interior, dia. 8 3/8 in., approx. 21.3 troy oz. N.B. Purportedly acquired from the family of Egyptian princess More ...

French .950 Silver Inkwell

French .950 Silver Inkwell

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$185$150

French .950 Silver Inkwell, Paris, late 19th/early 20th century, Alexandre Vaguer, maker, the urn-form inkwell mounted to a silver tray with a reticulated gallery, on eagle form feet, lg. 5 1/2 in., More ...

Alvin Silver Overlay Glass Pitcher

Alvin Silver Overlay Glass Pitcher

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Alvin Silver Overlay Glass Pitcher, Rhode Island, early 20th century, with grapevine motif centering a vacant cartouche on a green glass base, ht. 11 3/4 in. More ...

Four Shreve & Co. Sterling Silver Candlesticks

Four Shreve & Co. Sterling Silver Candlesticks

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
98
Unsold
 

Four Shreve & Co. Sterling Silver Candlesticks, California, 20th century, weighted, ht. 13 1/8 in. More ...

American Sterling Silver Covered Trophy Bowl

American Sterling Silver Covered Trophy Bowl

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$461$375

American Sterling Silver Covered Trophy Bowl, New Jersey, late 20th century, Schroth, maker, with a gilded oak tree to lid, footed bowl with applied and engraved presentation inscription for the More ...

British School, 19th Century, Three Framed Etchings of Historic Interiors:, James Stephanoff (British, 1784-1874), Guard Chambers, Hamp

British School, 19th Century, Three Framed Etchings of Historic Interiors:, James Stephanoff (British, 1784-1874), Guard Chambers, Hamp

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
406
Unsold
 

British School, 19th Century Three Framed Etchings of Historic Interiors: James Stephanoff (British, 1784-1874), Guard Chambers, Hampton Court, titled and signed in the plate, etching and More ...

Plains Pictorial Beaded Hide Legging

Plains Pictorial Beaded Hide Legging

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1205
Sold for:
$800$650

Plains Pictorial Beaded Hide Legging, Sioux, fourth quarter 19th century, fringed main panel decorated with four warriors on horseback, wearing feather bonnets, old label reads "Sioux near White More ...

Large Southwest Coiled Basketry Wedding Plaque

Large Southwest Coiled Basketry Wedding Plaque

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1460
Sold for:
$111$90

Large Southwest Coiled Basketry Wedding Plaque, Hopi, early 20th century, dia. 14 3/4 in. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Northampton County Historical & Genealogical Society, Easton, More ...

Large Southwest Olla Water Vessel

Large Southwest Olla Water Vessel

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1494
Sold for:
$123$100

Large Southwest Olla Water Vessel, Apache, first quarter 20th century, with horsehair handles, ht. 12 in. More ...

Grueby Pottery Vase

Grueby Pottery Vase

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
82
Unsold
 

Grueby Pottery Vase, Boston, Massachusetts, early 20th century, vasiform, with stylized molded petals to shoulder and stems and buds to the rim, matte mauve glaze, stamped "Grueby Faience Co. Boston More ...

William J. Walley Leaf Vase

William J. Walley Leaf Vase

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
85
Unsold
 

William J. Walley Leaf Vase, Sterling, Massachusetts, early 20th century, vasiform with rolled rim, molded decoration with bronze green over brown glaze, stamped mark "WJW," ht. 7 1/2 in. More ...

William J. Walley Bottle Vase

William J. Walley Bottle Vase

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

William J. Walley Bottle Vase, Sterling, Massachusetts, early 20th century, drip glazed in bronze/greens, impressed mark "WJW," ht. 8 3/4 in. More ...

William J. Walley Wall Vase

William J. Walley Wall Vase

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$246$200

William J. Walley Wall Vase, Sterling, Massachusetts, early 20th century, mottled green glaze, hole for hanging at rim, impressed mark "WJW," ht. 7, wd. 4 1/2, dp. 3 in. More ...

Paul Revere Pottery Mold

Paul Revere Pottery Mold

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$123$100

Paul Revere Pottery Mold, Boston, Massachusetts, early 20th century, raised image of Revere on a galloping horse, incised on bottom in script "Revere," ht. 2 1/4, dia. 6 in. More ...

Cutout Oak Table Lamp Model 148 Attributed to Limbert

Cutout Oak Table Lamp Model 148 Attributed to Limbert

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$677$550

Cutout Oak Table Lamp Model 148 Attributed to Limbert, Grand Rapids, Michigan, early 20th century, unmarked, ht. 29, dia. 30 in. More ...

Samuel Yellin-style Wrought Iron and Copper Standing Jardiniere and Stand

Samuel Yellin-style Wrought Iron and Copper Standing Jardiniere and Stand

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
116
Unsold
 

Samuel Yellin-style Wrought Iron and Copper Standing Jardiniere and Stand, United States, mid to late 20th century, one with twisted shaft, both adorned with dragon head details, unmarked, ht. 36 More ...

Two Philip Miller Steel "Much Obliged" Rocking Chairs

Two Philip Miller Steel "Much Obliged" Rocking Chairs

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
429
Unsold
 

Two Philip Miller Steel "Much Obliged" Rocking Chairs, United States, late 20th century, ht. 41, wd. 29, dp. 35 in. Note: Part of a gallery exhibit at Santa Monica's Gallery of Functional Art in More ...

Leon Applebaum Art Glass Centerpiece

Leon Applebaum Art Glass Centerpiece

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
583
Unsold
 

Leon Applebaum Art Glass Centerpiece, United States, late 20th century, hyacinth, marine blue, teal, gold ruby, and gold crystal, signed by the artist, ht. 12 1/4, wd. 20, dp. 8 in. More ...

Six Genre Paintings on Pith

Six Genre Paintings on Pith

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1068
Sold for:
$62$50

Six Genre Paintings on Pith, China, 19th/20th century, a set of five, each depicting an attendant figure; and one with a seated official at desk and an archer, all framed and glazed, sight sizes 8 x More ...

Christmas Sleigh, Santa, and Reindeer

Christmas Sleigh, Santa, and Reindeer

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1162
Sold for:
$800$650

Christmas Sleigh, Santa, and Reindeer, early 20th century, the sleigh with two Santa figures, Christmas tree, and a bag with a teddy bear, and large reindeer, ht. 9 in. The Marge Staufer Americana More ...

American School, 20th Century      Pierce & Kilburn Shipyard, Fairhaven, Massachusetts, 1957

American School, 20th Century Pierce & Kilburn Shipyard, Fairhaven, Massachusetts, 1957

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1307
Unsold
 

American School, 20th Century Pierce & Kilburn Shipyard, Fairhaven, Massachusetts, 1957 Inscribed "Ruy de Castro & Silva" l.r. Oil on canvas, 28 x 48 in., in a molded frame. Condition: More ...

Illya Kagan (Massachusetts, 20th Century)      Untitled (Sailboats and a Lighthouse)

Illya Kagan (Massachusetts, 20th Century) Untitled (Sailboats and a Lighthouse)

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1311
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Illya Kagan (Massachusetts, 20th Century) Untitled (Sailboats and a Lighthouse) Signed "Illya Kagan" l.l. Oil on canvas, 12 x 36 in., in a molded gilt frame. Condition: Good. Provenance: More ...