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Athenaeus of Naucratis (2nd/3rd Century AD) Athenaei Dipnosophistarum sive Coenae Sapientum Libri XV.

Athenaeus of Naucratis (2nd/3rd Century AD) Athenaei Dipnosophistarum sive Coenae Sapientum Libri XV.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$246$200

Athenaeus of Naucratis (2nd/3rd Century AD) Athenaei Dipnosophistarum sive Coenae Sapientum Libri XV. Basel: Henrich Petrum, Mense Augusto 1556. Octavo, Latin translation of the Greek original, The More ...

Attica, Athens New Style AR Tetradrachm

Attica, Athens New Style AR Tetradrachm

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2002
Sold for:
$461$375

Attica, Athens New Style AR Tetradrachm, 16.57 grams. More ...

Ambracia, Corinth, AR Stater

Ambracia, Corinth, AR Stater

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$431$350

Ambracia, Corinth, AR Stater, 8.43 grams. More ...

Demosthenes (c. 384-322 BC); Thomas Wilson, trans. (1525?-1581) The Three Orations of Demosthenes.

Demosthenes (c. 384-322 BC); Thomas Wilson, trans. (1525?-1581) The Three Orations of Demosthenes.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Demosthenes (c. 384-322 BC); Thomas Wilson, trans. (1525?-1581) The Three Orations of Demosthenes. London: Imprinted by Henrie Denham, 1570. First English edition, quarto, title page printed within More ...

Plutarch (45-127 AD); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Philosophie, Commonlie Called the Morals.

Plutarch (45-127 AD); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Philosophie, Commonlie Called the Morals.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Plutarch (45-127 AD); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Philosophie, Commonlie Called the Morals. London: Printed by Arnold Hatfield, 1603. First edition in English, folio, bound in full More ...

Xenophon ( c.430-354 BC) Xenophon's Treatise of Householde.

Xenophon ( c.430-354 BC) Xenophon's Treatise of Householde.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Xenophon ( c.430-354 BC) Xenophon's Treatise of Householde. [London: Imprinted in Fletestrete by Thomas Berthelet, printer to the kynges moste noble grace, 1544.] Octavo, title printed within More ...

Lalaounis .900 Silver-gilt Tazza

Lalaounis .900 Silver-gilt Tazza

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$338$275

Lalaounis .900 Silver-gilt Tazza, Greece, mid to late 20th century, encircled by swan heads, ht. 4 in., approx. 13.4 troy oz. N.B. This bowl was inspired by a 5th century B.C. vessel from More ...

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia.   Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716)

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia. Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716)

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$492$400

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia. Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716) Oxford: Sheldonian Theatre, 1697. Folio, large paper copy, ruled in red More ...

Plutarch (45-120 AD) Thomas North (1535-1604) Trans. The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, Compared together by that Grave Learn

Plutarch (45-120 AD) Thomas North (1535-1604) Trans. The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, Compared together by that Grave Learn

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
422
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Plutarch (45-120 AD) Thomas North (1535-1604) Trans. The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, Compared together by that Grave Learned Philosopher and Historiographer, Plutarke of Chaeronea. More ...

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre.

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre. London: Seile, 1629. First edition of Hobbes' translation, his first book, and the More ...

Eight Ancient Coins

Eight Ancient Coins

Auction:
3026T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1000
Sold for:
$246$200

Eight Ancient Coins, including a Gela didrachm, a Syracuse Hieron II AE, a Miletos lion and star obol, a Catana litra, a Mylasa lion and scorpion hemiobol, and a Mysia boar and lion obol, sold with More ...

Pair of Art Moderne Klismos-style Side Chairs

Pair of Art Moderne Klismos-style Side Chairs

Auction:
3049T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1673
Sold for:
$338$275

Pair of Art Moderne Klismos-style Side Chairs Stained nutwood, upholstery Europe Tufted and buttoned curvilinear seat back in high-quality cream-colored fabric with brass tacks, conforming More ...

Hippocrates (460 BC-370 BC) Divini Hippocratis Aphorismorum, id est Selectarum Maxime que Ratarum Sententiarum Paraphrasis Poetica.

Hippocrates (460 BC-370 BC) Divini Hippocratis Aphorismorum, id est Selectarum Maxime que Ratarum Sententiarum Paraphrasis Poetica.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1281
Sold for:
$277$225

Hippocrates (460 BC-370 BC) Divini Hippocratis Aphorismorum, id est Selectarum Maxime que Ratarum Sententiarum Paraphrasis Poetica. Frankfurt: Wechel, 1579. Octavo, edited by Andreas Ellinger More ...

Xenophon (c. 430-355 BCE) Institutio Cyri.

Xenophon (c. 430-355 BCE) Institutio Cyri.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1459
Sold for:
$400$325

Xenophon (c. 430-355 BCE) Institutio Cyri. Glasgow: Foulis, 1767. Four octavo volumes bound as two, parallel text in Greek and Latin throughout, contemporary boards, worn and chipped, 6 x 3 1/2 in. More ...

Ptolemy, Claudius (c. AD 100-c. 170) La Geografia.

Ptolemy, Claudius (c. AD 100-c. 170) La Geografia.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1570
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Ptolemy, Claudius (c. AD 100-c. 170) La Geografia. Venice: Ziletti, 1574. Quarto, illustrated with sixty-five engraved maps, bound in modern limp parchment, some signatures browned, 8 1/2 x 6 1/4 More ...

Pair of Greek Island Embroideries

Pair of Greek Island Embroideries

Auction:
3004B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Apr 25, 2017
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$861$700

Pair of Greek Island Embroideries, Crete, early 18th century, mounted, each 6 1/2 in. x 26 1/2 in. Literature: Sumru Krody, Embroidery of the Greek Islands and Epirus Region, p. 27, plate 15. More ...

Renaissance Revival Overmantel Mirror with Pâte-sur-Pâte Plaque

Renaissance Revival Overmantel Mirror with Pâte-sur-Pâte Plaque

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
462
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Renaissance Revival Overmantel Mirror with Pâte-sur-Pâte Plaque, plaque attributed to Marc Louis Solon, 19th century, arched foliage-topped crest surmounted by an artichoke finial, over a More ...

Empire-style Gilt-bronze and Marble Surtout de Table

Empire-style Gilt-bronze and Marble Surtout de Table

Auction:
2975B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 13, 2017
Lot:
392
Unsold
 

Empire-style Gilt-bronze and Marble Surtout de Table, France, 20th century, inlaid with malachite, the oval top encircled by a pierced anthemion gallery and alternating sphinx, caryatids supporting More ...

Three Staffordshire Ceramic Figures

Three Staffordshire Ceramic Figures

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
2139
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Staffordshire Ceramic Figures, England, 19th century, two figural spill vases and a figure of a donkey, ht. to 9 1/2 in. More ...

Three Large Pottery Floor Vases

Three Large Pottery Floor Vases

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
2458
Sold for:
$148$120

Three Large Pottery Floor Vases, ht. to 24 in. More ...

Incunabula Leaves and Ptolemy Map.

Incunabula Leaves and Ptolemy Map.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
472
Sold for:
$246$200

Incunabula Leaves and Ptolemy Map. Including: a leaf from the editio princeps of Homer's Odyssey, printed in Greek in Florence by Bartolommeo di Libri in 1488; two leaves from Euclid's Elements of More ...

Daum Vase, a Modern Fellerman Vase, and Two Austrian Vases Art Glass Vases

Daum Vase, a Modern Fellerman Vase, and Two Austrian Vases Art Glass Vases

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
569
Sold for:
$154$125

Daum Vase, a Modern Fellerman Vase, and Two Austrian Vases Art Glass Vases, one vase spuriously marked "L.C.T. Tiffany," ht. to 4 1/2 in. More ...

Nine Decorative Asian Items

Nine Decorative Asian Items

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1465
Sold for:
$62$50

Nine Decorative Asian Items, two bronze figures, three engraved brass vessels: two vases with Hebrew writing and a cup; a pipe with incised geometric decoration, and three nesting boxes. More ...

Thracian Kilim

Thracian Kilim

Auction:
2884B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Mar 13, 2016
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$492$400

Thracian Kilim, European Turkey or Balkan area, early 20th century, 5 ft. 3 in. x 3 ft. 2 in. More ...

Two Art Pottery Vases

Two Art Pottery Vases

Auction:
2881T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 04, 2016
Lot:
1090
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Art Pottery Vases, 20th century, both electrified, (damage), ht. to 22 1/2 in. More ...

Nine Decorative Asian Items

Nine Decorative Asian Items

Auction:
2881T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 04, 2016
Lot:
1325
Unsold
 

Nine Decorative Asian Items, two bronze figures, three engraved brass vessels: two vases with Hebrew writing and a cup; a pipe with incised geometric decoration, and three nesting boxes. More ...

Wood, Robert (1717?-1771) An Essay on the Original Genius and Writings of Homer.

Wood, Robert (1717?-1771) An Essay on the Original Genius and Writings of Homer.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$369$300

Wood, Robert (1717?-1771) An Essay on the Original Genius and Writings of Homer. London: by Hughes for Payne & Elmsly, 1775. First trade edition, half-title, frontispiece, engraved title vignette, More ...

Albert Gilles Art Deco Copper Panel Homeric Triptych

Albert Gilles Art Deco Copper Panel Homeric Triptych

Auction:
2851M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 08, 2015
Lot:
560
Sold for:
$369$300

Albert Gilles Art Deco Copper Panel Homeric Triptych, early 20th century, the three panels depicting scenes from Homer's Iliad, ht. 23 1/2, wd. to 37 3/4 in. More ...

18kt Gold Bracelet and Earrings, Zolotas

18kt Gold Bracelet and Earrings, Zolotas

Auction:
2847B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 29, 2015
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

18kt Gold Bracelet and Earrings, Zolotas, in the ancient Minoan style and designed as stylized lilies, 35.2 dwt, lg. 7 7/8, 3/4 in., signed. More ...

18kt Gold Necklace, Zolotas

18kt Gold Necklace, Zolotas

Auction:
2847B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 29, 2015
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

18kt Gold Necklace, Zolotas, in the ancient Minoan style and designed as a fringe of stylized lilies, 45.8 dwt, lg. 16 1/4 in., signed. More ...