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Two W. & L.E. Gurley High Post Alidades

Two W. & L.E. Gurley High Post Alidades

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
320
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Two W. & L.E. Gurley High Post Alidades, serial no. 12791 with an 11 1/2-in. scope, trough compass mounts to a 16 x 3-in. blade, case contains plummet, right-angle prism eyepiece, sunshade, More ...

Unusual W. & L.E. Gurley Mining Transit

Unusual W. & L.E. Gurley Mining Transit

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
335
Estimate:
$700 - $900

Unusual W. & L.E. Gurley Mining Transit, Troy, New York, c. 1885, 5 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked as above, 3-in. radius arc, fitted with an auxiliary telescope and counterweight, More ...

Two Queen & Co. Compasses

Two Queen & Co. Compasses

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
359
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Two Queen & Co. Compasses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1900, a vernier railroad compass with a 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked with maker's name and "6643," internal horizontal angle More ...

Heller & Brightly "Sun Flower" Surveyor's Instrument

Heller & Brightly "Sun Flower" Surveyor's Instrument

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
364
Estimate:
$300 - $400

Heller & Brightly "Sun Flower" Surveyor's Instrument, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 13-in. dia. engraved circle marked in four quadrants, and "no. 8287" on the central cross-section, 360 degree More ...

Cary 3-inch "Royal Geographical Society" Portable Refractor Telescope

Cary 3-inch "Royal Geographical Society" Portable Refractor Telescope

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
399
Estimate:
$3,000 - $4,000

Cary 3-inch "Royal Geographical Society" Portable Refractor Telescope, London, no. 12, the two-piece main tube engraved "Royal Geographical Society No 12/Cary London," finder scope, rack-and-pinion More ...

Blue and White Covered Jar

Blue and White Covered Jar

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$123$100

Blue and White Covered Jar, China, 20th century, bulbous form with angled shoulder, with double-loop "ear" handles, a shishi finial on the domed cover, the body decorated with a fish and aquatic More ...

Four-sided Satsuma Vase

Four-sided Satsuma Vase

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$277$225

Four-sided Satsuma Vase, Japan, 19th century, angled pear shape with banded mouth and foot rim, each side decorated with a raised floral design, four-character mark possibly reading "Satsuma More ...

Celadon Dish

Celadon Dish

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$492$400

Celadon Dish, China, octagonal form with angled rim and foot ring, the light celadon glaze mottled with unglazed metamorphic marks, ht. 1 1/2, dia. 7 in. More ...

Burnished Stoneware Cup

Burnished Stoneware Cup

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1187
Sold for:
$25$20

Burnished Stoneware Cup, Korea, Three Kingdoms period, angled globular form decorated with two raised rings, (missing handle), ht. 3 3/4, mouth dia. 3 5/8 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Gillian Brown (American, 20th/21st Century)    Untitled (Classroom)

Gillian Brown (American, 20th/21st Century) Untitled (Classroom)

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$37$30

Gillian Brown (American, 20th/21st Century) Untitled (Classroom). Signed "Gillian Brown" l.r. on the frame of an installation photograph that accompanies the lot. Mixed media installation, 96 x More ...

Red-painted Book Stand

Red-painted Book Stand

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Red-painted Book Stand, 17th century, the angled surface with scalloped sides, shaped bottom support, turned rear legs with molded stretchers, ht. 10, wd. 18, dp. 10 1/4 in. More ...

Breviary for Augustinian Use, Latin Text Manuscript on Paper, 15th Century.

Breviary for Augustinian Use, Latin Text Manuscript on Paper, 15th Century.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Breviary for Augustinian Use, Latin Text Manuscript on Paper, 15th Century. Quarto-format manuscript on paper, text in two columns, in a neat hand, brown ink, with red initials, chapter headings, More ...

Walnut Coffer

Walnut Coffer

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
368
Sold for:
$338$275

Walnut Coffer, Continental, probably Netherlands, early 18th century, single-board top with beveled edge, iron strap hinges, iron corner angles, iron loop handles on sides, one lock, molded base More ...

Japanned Cabinet on Stand

Japanned Cabinet on Stand

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Japanned Cabinet on Stand, probably England, the West Midlands, first half 19th century, oak and pine secondary wood, gilt and polychrome depictions of Asian landscapes, chased brass hinges, corner More ...

Japanned Cabinet on Stand

Japanned Cabinet on Stand

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Japanned Cabinet on Stand, probably the West Midlands, early 19th century, oak and pine secondary wood, gilt and polychrome depictions of Asian landscapes, chased brass hinges, corner angles, and More ...

Gillian Brown (American, 20th/21st Century)    Untitled (Classroom)

Gillian Brown (American, 20th/21st Century) Untitled (Classroom)

Auction:
3267T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1196
Unsold
 

Gillian Brown (American, 20th/21st Century) Untitled (Classroom). Signed "Gillian Brown" l.r. on the frame of an installation photograph that accompanies the lot. Mixed media installation, 96 x More ...

Burnished Stoneware Cup

Burnished Stoneware Cup

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1097
Unsold
 

Burnished Stoneware Cup, Korea, Three Kingdoms period, angled globular form decorated with two raised rings, (missing handle), ht. 3 3/4, mouth dia. 3 5/8 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Two Yixing Teapots

Two Yixing Teapots

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1195
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Yixing Teapots, China, 20th century, a double-bodied pot decorated with applied ribbon, signed "Youchun" to cover; and an angled bell-shape pot with raised calligraphy on one side, square mark More ...

Pair of Yellow-glazed Vases

Pair of Yellow-glazed Vases

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1303
Sold for:
$431$350

Pair of Yellow-glazed Vases, China, baluster form with trumpet mouth and angled body, decorated with a carved chilong dragon and bat around the neck, a raised lappet band around the bottom, drilled More ...

Small Adjustable Mahogany Carved and Veneer Desk or Bookstand

Small Adjustable Mahogany Carved and Veneer Desk or Bookstand

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1402
Sold for:
$277$225

Small Adjustable Mahogany Carved and Veneer Desk or Bookstand, possibly Boston, c. 1820, the small rectangular tray above a tooled-leather writing surface which hinges to reveal an interior with two More ...

Painted and Smalted Double-sided Tin "Fish And Oyster Market" Sign

Painted and Smalted Double-sided Tin "Fish And Oyster Market" Sign

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1432
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Painted and Smalted Double-sided Tin "Fish And Oyster Market" Sign, early 20th century, lettered in silver on a dark blue smalt ground, depicting a fish in a light blue reserve and further lettered More ...

Two Elaborate Tramp Art Frames

Two Elaborate Tramp Art Frames

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1533
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Elaborate Tramp Art Frames, America, early 20th century, layered construction with sawtooth carving, the small frame with triangle and spire cresting, angular corners and red/orange velvet More ...

Two Heavy Beveled Edge Glass Table Tops

Two Heavy Beveled Edge Glass Table Tops

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1182
Sold for:
$12$10

Two Heavy Beveled Edge Glass Table Tops, late 20th century, each ht. 1/2, lg. 33 1/16, wd. 33 1/16 in. More ...

Crissman, Joshua (1833-1922) and William Isaac Marshall (1840-1906) Views in the Yellowstone National Park.

Crissman, Joshua (1833-1922) and William Isaac Marshall (1840-1906) Views in the Yellowstone National Park.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Crissman, Joshua (1833-1922) and William Isaac Marshall (1840-1906) Views in the Yellowstone National Park. Fitchburg: Marshall, 1876. Folio, volume one only (as identified on spine), no printed More ...

Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial

Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. c. 1840-50, 10 1/4-in. engraved plate marked "Wm J. Young Maker Philadelphia," gnomon angle set at 40 degrees for the center of More ...

Wm. J. Young Improved Compass with Gimballed Vanes

Wm. J. Young Improved Compass with Gimballed Vanes

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
379
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Wm. J. Young Improved Compass with Gimballed Vanes, no. 3539, c. 1860, stationary 6-in. dia. compass engraved "Wm. J. Young Maker/Philadelphia/3539," internal vernier with scale reading to minutes, More ...

William J. Young "Burt's Solar" Compass

William J. Young "Burt's Solar" Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
389
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

William J. Young "Burt's Solar" Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1840, early original lacquered instrument, horizontal circle engraved in four quadrants reading 0-90 and read by opposed More ...

Small Green-glazed Bottle

Small Green-glazed Bottle

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$246$200

Small Green-glazed Bottle, China, Ming dynasty style, square, with eight angled sides, decorated with molded figures and floral patterns, ht. 2 1/2 in. Provenance: From a Maine estate. More ...

Canton Export Rose Medallion Teapot

Canton Export Rose Medallion Teapot

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$246$200

Canton Export Rose Medallion Teapot, China, 19th century, drum shape with angled shoulder and twisted strap handle, decorated with bird-and-flower designs in panels, ht. 6, wd. 9 in. More ...

Four-sided Satsuma Vase

Four-sided Satsuma Vase

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
231
Unsold
 

Four-sided Satsuma Vase, Japan, 19th century, angled pear shape with banded mouth and foot rim, each side decorated with a raised floral design, four-character mark possibly reading "Satsuma More ...