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Grose, Francis (1731?-1791) A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, Illustrated by Plates Taken from the Original Armour in the Tower

Grose, Francis (1731?-1791) A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, Illustrated by Plates Taken from the Original Armour in the Tower

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$185$150

Grose, Francis (1731?-1791) A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, Illustrated by Plates Taken from the Original Armour in the Tower of London, and other Arsenals, Museums, and Cabinets. London: More ...

17th Century Italian Varloper or Long Plane

17th Century Italian Varloper or Long Plane

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
489
Sold for:
$431$350

17th Century Italian Varloper or Long Plane, 24 1/2-in. fruitwood body with a delicately carved scroll- and step-decorated handle, cross decoration formed out of the escapement, small curved 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 ...

Bukinham Silver Pair Case Watch with Differential Dial

Bukinham Silver Pair Case Watch with Differential Dial

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$6,000$6,000

Bukinham Silver Pair Case Watch with Differential Dial, London, c. 1700, the outer case with chased foliate decoration and elaborately engraved depicting Bellona on a trophy of arms, opens to the More ...

Drummond, James, Ancient Scottish Weapons

Drummond, James, Ancient Scottish Weapons

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
720
Sold for:
$240$200

Drummond, James, Ancient Scottish Weapons, George Waterston & Sons, Edinburgh, 1881, embossed and gilt leather spine, fifty-four plates, with introduction and notes by Joseph Anderson, copy 469 of More ...

Two Wrought Iron Blades

Two Wrought Iron Blades

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
628
Sold for:
$356$300

Two Wrought Iron Blades, one a Japanese single-edged cleaver with three markings at front of blade, turned wood handle and copper ferrule, the other a single-edged axe head with three "crown" More ...

Fleur-de-lis Shaped Spear Head

Fleur-de-lis Shaped Spear Head

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
636
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Fleur-de-lis Shaped Spear Head, double inward curving hooks with single-edged blades, center spear with double fuller and shaft with socket end, lg. 20 1/4 in. Provenance: Higgins Armory Museum, More ...

Linstock Head

Linstock Head

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
646
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Linstock Head, iron stock with spear blade terminating in clasping head of a mystical animal, swirled guards and a socketed end to receive a staff, lg. 28 in. Provenance: Higgins Armory Museum, More ...

Engraved Halberd Head

Engraved Halberd Head

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
647
Sold for:
$948$800

Engraved Halberd Head, sword blade broken off above axe, engraving of compotes, foliage and birds on sword section, shields and floral decoration on one side of axe blade and an inscribed WA More ...

Horseman's Axe

Horseman's Axe

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
650
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Horseman's Axe, double edged steel curved blade with faceted spike at back, spiral turned handle ending in a hexagonal mount with an engraved pommel, lg. 21 1/2 in. Provenance: Higgins Armory More ...

Italian Renaissance-style Bronze Dagger

Italian Renaissance-style Bronze Dagger

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
682
Sold for:
$474$400

Italian Renaissance-style Bronze Dagger, with scabbard, steel blade, and hexagonal knopped hilt, lg. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Early Miniature Woodlands Indian Pipe Tomahawk

Early Miniature Woodlands Indian Pipe Tomahawk

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

Early Miniature Woodlands Indian Pipe Tomahawk, c. early 19th century, with pewter head and pewter-inlaid wood handle, stand, lg. 3 5/8 in. Provenance: Ex Trevor Barton Collection, England. More ...

Plains Pipe Tomahawk

Plains Pipe Tomahawk

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$8,295$7,000

Plains Pipe Tomahawk, c. second half 19th century, the ash haft decorated with rows of large brass tacks, (missing gasket), lg. 18 3/4 in. More ...

Northern Plains Pipe Tomahawk

Northern Plains Pipe Tomahawk

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$10,665$9,000

Northern Plains Pipe Tomahawk, c. 1870s large hand forged head with filed detail, the ash haft with dark patina and decorated with brass tacks, with cloth-wrapped grip and beaded and fringed hide More ...

Plains Tomahawk

Plains Tomahawk

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$8,295$7,000

Plains Tomahawk, c. mid-19th century, the large forged head with faceted rim on bowl and old lead repair, the ash haft with file brand decoration, (dark rich patina), lg. of blade 10, lg. of haft 23 More ...

Plains Pipe Tomahawk

Plains Pipe Tomahawk

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
163
Unsold
 

Plains Pipe Tomahawk, c. third quarter 19th century, the head with faceted bowl and notched blade, the ash handle decorated with wrapped seed beads, brass tacks and hide strips, traces of red More ...

Apache Painted Hide Bowcase and Quiver

Apache Painted Hide Bowcase and Quiver

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

Apache Painted Hide Bowcase and Quiver, c. last quarter 19th century, the quiver with cutout designs backed with red trade cloth and painted with geometric and symbolic designs, cloth strap, the More ...

Eskimo Model Kayak

Eskimo Model Kayak

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Eskimo Model Kayak, includes thirteen spears, two with ivory points in the form of seals; a spear thrower, wood float board, and bladder with painted detail; paddles; and small ivory animal More ...

Eskimo Bowcase and Quiver

Eskimo Bowcase and Quiver

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
248
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

Eskimo Bowcase and Quiver, c. last quarter 19th century, includes double curved sinew-backed bow, (cracked), with three arrows and a forged steel fighting knife with bone grip, (the seal (?) skin More ...

Enameled Dagger

Enameled Dagger

Auction:
2591B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 20, 2012
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$608$500

Enameled Dagger, Middle East, 20th century, hilt and sheath depicting flowers, leaves, and birds in small cartouches, lg. 14 in. More ...

Large Ivory Carving

Large Ivory Carving

Auction:
2591B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 20, 2012
Lot:
91
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Large Ivory Carving, China, 19th/20th century, standing figure of a female warrior dressed in armor carrying bows on her back and at her side, holding a sword and a halberd, wood stand, ht. More ...

Italian Renaissance-style Bronze Dagger

Italian Renaissance-style Bronze Dagger

Auction:
2589B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 31, 2012
Lot:
442
Unsold
 

Italian Renaissance-style Bronze Dagger, with scabbard, steel blade, and hexagonal knopped hilt, lg. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Western-style Pipe Tomahawk

Western-style Pipe Tomahawk

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
508
Sold for:
$2,695$2,200

Western-style Pipe Tomahawk, 20th century, the ash haft with pewter inlay and a row of metal tacks, lg. 22 in. More ...

Group of American Indian Archery Items

Group of American Indian Archery Items

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
549
Sold for:
$368$300

Group of American Indian Archery Items, Plains sinew-backed relic-condition wooden bow, wood quirt, and three arrows. More ...

Johannes Boese (German, 1856-1917)      Bronze Figure of a Knight

Johannes Boese (German, 1856-1917) Bronze Figure of a Knight

Auction:
2566B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 15, 2011
Lot:
1260
Sold for:
$796$650

Johannes Boese (German, 1856-1917) Bronze Figure of a Knight, the standing figure holding a pilum in one hand and a sword in the other, inscribed signature and dated 84, ht. 14 3/8 in. More ...

Two Tribal Weapons

Two Tribal Weapons

Auction:
2562M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 14, 2011
Lot:
157
Unsold
 

Two Tribal Weapons, an Aboriginal spear thrower and a Sudanese knife and sheath. More ...

Northwest Amazon Blowgun with Darts and Wood Shaman's Staff

Northwest Amazon Blowgun with Darts and Wood Shaman's Staff

Auction:
2562M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 14, 2011
Lot:
171A
Sold for:
$296$250

Northwest Amazon Blowgun with Darts and Wood Shaman's Staff, Tukano. More ...

Two Wood-handled Krises with Scabbards

Two Wood-handled Krises with Scabbards

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
592
Sold for:
$214$175

Two Wood-handled Krises with Scabbards, Southeast Asia, of typical form with 13 3/4-inch wavy steel blades and carved wooden handles, each with a sheet brass and carved wood scabbard. Note: The More ...

Four Daggers

Four Daggers

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 02, 2011
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Four Daggers, three Phia Kaetla, Ceylon, 18th century or earlier, and a 19th century Thai dagger with a carved ivory hilt, lg. approx. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Spontoon-style Tomahawk

Spontoon-style Tomahawk

Auction:
2540M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 17, 2011
Lot:
517
Sold for:
$504$425

Spontoon-style Tomahawk, the wood half with fire branding and brass tack decoration, lg. 21 in. More ...