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Simon & Halbig "Santa" Bisque Head Character Doll

Simon & Halbig "Santa" Bisque Head Character Doll

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$308$250

Simon & Halbig "Santa" Bisque Head Character Doll, Germany, 20th century, with blue sleepy eyes, pierced ears, and an open mouth, incised "S&H 1249/DEP/Germany/Santa/8," ht. 18 in. More ...

Group of Hand-colored Photo Offset Satirical Cartoon/Character Posters

Group of Hand-colored Photo Offset Satirical Cartoon/Character Posters

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 22, 2013
Lot:
429A
Unsold
 

Group of Hand-colored Photo Offset Satirical Cartoon/Character Posters, publishers including Artwin, Cartoon Service, Paramount Advertising Corp., New Process Electro Corp., and James Cartoons, all More ...

Group of Hand-colored Photo Offset Satirical Cartoon/Character Posters

Group of Hand-colored Photo Offset Satirical Cartoon/Character Posters

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 22, 2013
Lot:
430A
Unsold
 

Group of Hand-colored Photo Offset Satirical Cartoon/Character Posters, publishers including Artwin, Paramount Advertising Corp., New Process Electro Corp., and James Cartoons, all New York, first More ...

Group of Lithographed Tin Advertising Containers

Group of Lithographed Tin Advertising Containers

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 22, 2013
Lot:
469
Sold for:
$400$325

Group of Lithographed Tin Advertising Containers, including two "Van Dyk Teas & Coffees" labeled pumpkin and apple-form containers, ten peanut butter pails, with "Sultana" "Pickaninny Brand," More ...

Carved and Polychrome-painted Racetrack Tout Tobacconist Figure

Carved and Polychrome-painted Racetrack Tout Tobacconist Figure

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$390,000$325,000

Carved and Polychrome-painted Racetrack Tout Tobacconist Figure, possibly carved by Charles Dowler (1841-1931), Providence, Rhode Island, c. 1880s, full-figure carving of a nattily dressed gent with More ...

Ten Assorted Ceramic Items

Ten Assorted Ceramic Items

Auction:
2630M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 10, 2013
Lot:
982
Sold for:
$90$90

Ten Assorted Ceramic Items, a stoneware covered casserole and a bottle with advertising, a Villeroy & Boch tumbler with transfer and enamel decoration of a seated woman by the sea, a Royal Doulton More ...

Heath, William (1795-1840) Theatrical Characters

Heath, William (1795-1840) Theatrical Characters

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$3,120$2,600

Heath, William (1795-1840) Theatrical Characters. London: Published December 1st, 1829, by Thomas M'Lean, Sole Publisher of Mr. William Heath's Etchings. Folio, complete, with all ten etchings, More ...

Collection of 20th Century Pinback Buttons

Collection of 20th Century Pinback Buttons

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2012
Lot:
257
Sold for:
$461$375

Collection of 20th Century Pinback Buttons, including forty-nine Kellog's Pep, ten DC Marvel comic book character, and approx. sixty political, advertising, cartoon, comic book, and misc. More ...

Collection of Assorted Collectible Pinback Buttons

Collection of Assorted Collectible Pinback Buttons

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$593$500

Collection of Assorted Collectible Pinback Buttons, 20th century, including baseball player and teams, football, basketball, and hockey teams, television and cartoon characters, colleges and More ...

Pair of Oak Framed Chromolithograph Duke's Mixture/Old Virginia Cheroots   Black Character Tobacco Advertisements

Pair of Oak Framed Chromolithograph Duke's Mixture/Old Virginia Cheroots Black Character Tobacco Advertisements

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$796$650

Pair of Oak Framed Chromolithograph Duke's Mixture/Old Virginia Cheroots Black Character Tobacco Advertisements, "JE-E-RUSALEM-DE-GOLDEN! DAT MUST BE ONE O' DEM FLYIN MACHINES COMIN" and "SKUSE ME More ...

Five Assorted Framed Prints

Five Assorted Framed Prints

Auction:
2562M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 15, 2011
Lot:
1260
Sold for:
$59$50

Five Assorted Framed Prints, including Black character sheet music, vintage fishing magazine cover, advertisements, etc. More ...

Painted Cast Iron Southern Belle Doorstop and a Modern Santa Claus Doorstop

Painted Cast Iron Southern Belle Doorstop and a Modern Santa Claus Doorstop

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2011
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$107$90

Painted Cast Iron Southern Belle Doorstop and a Modern Santa Claus Doorstop, the former ht. 11 3/4 in. More ...

(Christmas Books), Greene, J.B.

(Christmas Books), Greene, J.B.

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$119$100

(Christmas Books), Greene, J.B., An Adventure of Santa Claus, Boston: Lee & Shepard, 1871, original green cloth, with twenty illustrations by the author, oblong 4to, (spine head and foot ripped and More ...

Vintage Irwin Celluloid Santa Claus and Sleigh Figural Decoration and Three Vintage Santa Claus Cloth and Composition Figures.

Vintage Irwin Celluloid Santa Claus and Sleigh Figural Decoration and Three Vintage Santa Claus Cloth and Composition Figures.

Auction:
2504
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2010
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$107$90

Vintage Irwin Celluloid Santa Claus and Sleigh Figural Decoration and Three Vintage Santa Claus Cloth and Composition Figures. More ...

Thirteen Assorted Vintage Celluloid Santa Claus Figural Christmas Decorations

Thirteen Assorted Vintage Celluloid Santa Claus Figural Christmas Decorations

Auction:
2504
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2010
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$296$250

Thirteen Assorted Vintage Celluloid Santa Claus Figural Christmas Decorations, including three roly-poly. More ...

Santa Claus Character Doll

Santa Claus Character Doll

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$3,318$2,800

Santa Claus Character Doll, Cuno & Otto Dressel, Germany, c. 1900, bisque socket head made by Simon & Halbig incised 24 D, blue glass eyes, closed mouth, realistic portrait features with decorated More ...

Painted Wooden Pull-Toy Wagon, with Horses and Santa Claus Figure

Painted Wooden Pull-Toy Wagon, with Horses and Santa Claus Figure

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$711$600

Painted Wooden Pull-Toy Wagon, with Horses and Santa Claus Figure, America, late 19th/ 20th century, assembled set, accompanied by a wood box of crayons, two flour sacks, two fir trees, and a broom, More ...

Composition Santa Figure and Wooden Sleigh

Composition Santa Figure and Wooden Sleigh

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Composition Santa Figure and Wooden Sleigh, Germany, early to mid-20th century, ht. 9 1/2, lg. 16 3/4 in. More ...

Collection of Black American Character and Cultural Ephemera and Collectibles

Collection of Black American Character and Cultural Ephemera and Collectibles

Auction:
2453
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2009
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$83$70

Collection of Black American Character and Cultural Ephemera and Collectibles, including prints, cards, photographs, advertising, sheet music, a board game, "Julia" lunch box, buttons, some More ...

Five Helen Biggart Handcrafted Santa Claus Figures

Five Helen Biggart Handcrafted Santa Claus Figures

Auction:
2438
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 18, 2008
Lot:
753
Sold for:
$237$200

Five Helen Biggart Handcrafted Santa Claus Figures, 1950s, depicting Santas from around the world, with molded and painted composition heads, cloth-covered wire bodies and limbs, dressed in More ...

Eleven Assorted Collectible Ceramic Items

Eleven Assorted Collectible Ceramic Items

Auction:
2438
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 18, 2008
Lot:
1376
Sold for:
$178$150

Eleven Assorted Collectible Ceramic Items, a pair of Tiffany & Co. Haeger Pottery 1980 Rotary International Anniversary vases, a Legrand, Limoges porcelain Cointreau advertising figure, two Goebel More ...

Wrought Copper Articulated Dancing Santa Claus Crank-wound Sculpture

Wrought Copper Articulated Dancing Santa Claus Crank-wound Sculpture

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2008
Lot:
502
Sold for:
$59$50

Wrought Copper Articulated Dancing Santa Claus Crank-wound Sculpture, labeled "Michael Bonne, Made It," overall ht. 40 1/4 in. More ...

Printed Paper Life-size Santa Claus Stand-up Figure

Printed Paper Life-size Santa Claus Stand-up Figure

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 15, 2008
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$59$50

Printed Paper Life-size Santa Claus Stand-up Figure, mounted on plywood, ht. 65 1/2 in. More ...

Group of Assorted Collectible and Advertising Items

Group of Assorted Collectible and Advertising Items

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 15, 2008
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$207$175

Group of Assorted Collectible and Advertising Items, a painted cast metal wall "poor box," a painted cast metal Black character figural ashtray, a Marvel metal hot water tin, a Jiffy-Way painted More ...

Five Helen Biggart Handcrafted Santa Claus Figures

Five Helen Biggart Handcrafted Santa Claus Figures

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
1349
Unsold
 

Five Helen Biggart Handcrafted Santa Claus Figures, 1950s, depicting Santas from around the world, with molded and painted composition heads, cloth-covered wire bodies and limbs, dressed in More ...

Three Royal Doulton Santa Figures and a Santa Mug

Three Royal Doulton Santa Figures and a Santa Mug

Auction:
2404
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 16, 2008
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$474$400

Three Royal Doulton Santa Figures and a Santa Mug, Santa Claus HN 4175, Santa Claus HN 2725, Father Christmas HN 3399, and a small Santa mug with a teddy bear handle. More ...

Rare Automaton Whistler by Henry Phalibois

Rare Automaton Whistler by Henry Phalibois

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
644
Sold for:
$25,850$22,000

Rare Automaton Whistler by Henry Phalibois, with papier-mache character head modeled with puckered, slightly-open lips, defined cheek bones, slender neck, threaded blue paperweight eyes and More ...

Five Cloth and Composition Santa Figures

Five Cloth and Composition Santa Figures

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
911
Sold for:
$558$475

Five Cloth and Composition Santa Figures, early 20th century, with composition heads, hands and boots, four with red felt jackets and blue breeches, one on skis, one in beige felt robe in the form More ...

Ten Tiny Christmas Figures

Ten Tiny Christmas Figures

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
915
Sold for:
$176$150

Ten Tiny Christmas Figures, Germany and Japan, early / mid-20th century, three bisque snow babies, snow men, and three Santas; two composition Santas; and a metal Santa on sled, ht. 5/8 - 2 7/8 More ...

Thirteen Cloth and Composition Santas and Related Items

Thirteen Cloth and Composition Santas and Related Items

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
920
Sold for:
$323$275

Thirteen Cloth and Composition Santas and Related Items, Germany and Japan, 1920 - 50, three standing, two sitting, two on skis, four tiny Santas in a wooden sleigh, Santa in chimney candy More ...