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Rare Molded Sheet Copper and Zinc Steam Pumper and Horses Weathervane

Rare Molded Sheet Copper and Zinc Steam Pumper and Horses Weathervane

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
307
Unsold
 

Rare Molded Sheet Copper and Zinc Steam Pumper and Horses Weathervane, Cushing & White, Waltham, Massachusetts, c. 1870s, patterned in meticulous detail after an Amoskeag steam pumper with boiler, More ...

Small Group of Brass Items

Small Group of Brass Items

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1286
Sold for:
$123$100

Small Group of Brass Items, a footman, teapot, double boiler, chamberstick, and a gimbaled compass. More ...

Early Marklin Model Steam Engine on Platform with Original Box

Early Marklin Model Steam Engine on Platform with Original Box

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1092
Sold for:
$984$800

Early Marklin Model Steam Engine on Platform with Original Box, 1900-25, the engine with nickel-plated boiler, piping, and flywheel on a faux granite-painted metal base, ht. 14 1/2, wd. 12 3/4, dp. More ...

Painted Tin Toy Ship

Painted Tin Toy Ship

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1593
Sold for:
$277$225

Painted Tin Toy Ship, early 20th century, red and black hull, orange and black structure with three funnels and forward-pointing guns, the inside with boiler mechanism, lg. 27 in. More ...

English Live Steam 4-6-0 Locomotive and Tender

English Live Steam 4-6-0 Locomotive and Tender

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
409
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

English Live Steam 4-6-0 Locomotive and Tender, c. 1900-30, 3-in. gauge brass and burgundy-painted engine with boiler, pressure gauges, twin cylinders, water cocks, visible rivets, and simple More ...

Thirty-six Naval Torpedo Boat Destroyer Boiler Blueprints

Thirty-six Naval Torpedo Boat Destroyer Boiler Blueprints

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1058
Sold for:
$185$150

Thirty-six Naval Torpedo Boat Destroyer Boiler Blueprints, mid-20th century, from the Bath Iron Works, Babcock & Wilcox Co., the Blake-Knowles Pump Works, and the Warren Steam Pump Co. More ...

Tin Steam Engine and Boiler

Tin Steam Engine and Boiler

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$92$75

Tin Steam Engine and Boiler, 20th century, tin base with a horizontal engine with a 2 1/2-in. flywheel and a 3/4-in. stroke, and a boiler mounted to the faux brick copper wall, wd. 10, lg. 8, ht. 6 More ...

Buddy L Steam Pumper Fire Engine

Buddy L Steam Pumper Fire Engine

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
627
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Buddy L Steam Pumper Fire Engine, Moline Pressed Steel Company, East Moline, Illinois, c. 1920s, red-painted body with nickel-plated boiler, Buddy L labels in the cab, lg. 24 in. More ...

Pete Conrad (American, 1930-1999)

Pete Conrad (American, 1930-1999)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$677$550

Pete Conrad (American, 1930-1999) Bluish halo around Alan Bean at the lunar-science station, EVA 1, Apollo 12, November 1969. Vintage chromogenic print on fiber-based Kodak paper with 'A Kodak More ...

Five Miniature Steam Engines and a Vertical Stationary Engine

Five Miniature Steam Engines and a Vertical Stationary Engine

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1659
Sold for:
$677$550

Five Miniature Steam Engines and a Vertical Stationary Engine, four "Weeden" examples with cast iron bases, brass boilers, spoked balance wheels, and lead cast whistles; an unmarked upright model More ...

Four Miscellaneous Letterpressed Press Sheets

Four Miscellaneous Letterpressed Press Sheets

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$49$40

Four Miscellaneous Letterpressed Press Sheets, early 20th century, two for Billiken Shoes, one for Old Milwaukee Beer, and a Lisk boiler cutout. More ...

Wooden Locomotive Toy

Wooden Locomotive Toy

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1566
Sold for:
$554$450

Wooden Locomotive Toy, late 19th century, red- and blue-painted cab with black boiler, red cow catcher, the rear wheels painted gray with black and red spokes, the front wheels painted red, (paint More ...

Stengel, Charles Emil Henry, Titanic Survivor (1857-1914) Autograph Letter Signed, 3 May 1912.

Stengel, Charles Emil Henry, Titanic Survivor (1857-1914) Autograph Letter Signed, 3 May 1912.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1094
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Stengel, Charles Emil Henry, Titanic Survivor (1857-1914) Autograph Letter Signed, 3 May 1912. Single leaf of Stengel's family business stationery, Stengel & Rothschild, Tanners & Manufacturers of More ...

Bench-made Model of a Steam Boiler

Bench-made Model of a Steam Boiler

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$400$325

Bench-made Model of a Steam Boiler, 20th century, maroon and black-painted cast-iron base with a vertical brass boiler attached, 3 3/4-in. flywheel, 3/4-in. stroke, two-ball governor, and a More ...

Gorham Sterling Silver Presentation Loving Cup

Gorham Sterling Silver Presentation Loving Cup

Auction:
2888B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 08, 2016
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Gorham Sterling Silver Presentation Loving Cup, Providence, c. 1901, Spaulding & Co., retailer, bearing date code "AM/T(X)," the bulbous three-handled cup with a hammered surface throughout, More ...

John Stevens Jr. Woolen Needlework Pocketbook

John Stevens Jr. Woolen Needlework Pocketbook

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

John Stevens Jr. Woolen Needlework Pocketbook, possibly Perth Amboy, New Jersey, 1774, the envelope-shaped pocket book worked in Irish stitch in a zigzag diamond pattern in shades of yellow, red, More ...

Two Marine Lever Timepieces

Two Marine Lever Timepieces

Auction:
2763T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2014
Lot:
1301
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Marine Lever Timepieces, both with 5 1/2-in. dials, one a "boiler room" clock with brass case, hinged bezel with beveled glass, enamel Roman numeral dial, eight-day, chain fusee movement More ...

Gold Gem-set Locomotive Brooch

Gold Gem-set Locomotive Brooch

Auction:
2735B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 12, 2014
Lot:
165
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Gold Gem-set Locomotive Brooch, with pave-set diamond boiler and step-cut diamond windows, circular-cut ruby and sapphire accents, 18kt gold and platinum mount, 15.1 dwt, lg. 1 3/4 in. More ...

Pressed Steel Fire Pumper Wagon

Pressed Steel Fire Pumper Wagon

Auction:
2722T
Auction:
Discovery - May 08, 2014
Lot:
1156
Sold for:
$185$150

Pressed Steel Fire Pumper Wagon, attributed to Dayton, the red-painted wagon with gold-painted boiler top, radiator, and steering wheel, gray-painted wheels, and spinning hose reel, lg. 15 1/2 More ...

Working Model of a Two-cylinder Horizontal Steam Engine

Working Model of a Two-cylinder Horizontal Steam Engine

Auction:
2724M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2014
Lot:
616
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Working Model of a Two-cylinder Horizontal Steam Engine, with copper boiler, dual 3 1/2-in. spoked wheels, "manometer" pressure gauge, double cylinder horizontal mill engine with 5/8-in. bore and More ...

Two Large Dial Gauges

Two Large Dial Gauges

Auction:
2684M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 02, 2013
Lot:
685
Sold for:
$270$225

Two Large Dial Gauges, 20th century, both with 15 1/2-in. dials, one in white marked Laboratory Test Gauge, scale 700-1400, and hand writing in green ink reading Boston Navel Ship Yard Boiler Shop More ...

Five Scrimshaw Seals and a Group of Herreshoff Yacht Manufactory-related Items

Five Scrimshaw Seals and a Group of Herreshoff Yacht Manufactory-related Items

Auction:
2669M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2013
Lot:
485
Sold for:
$984$800

Five Scrimshaw Seals and a Group of Herreshoff Yacht Manufactory-related Items, the 19th century seals composed of turned bone handles with brass imprints, one with the initials "WVK" for William K. More ...

Two Steam Models

Two Steam Models

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
742
Sold for:
$150$125

Two Steam Models, a brass bench-made steam engine with a 5-in. flywheel and a 2-in. stroke, and a Empire steam boiler model with a red cast iron base. More ...

G. Tagliabuf High-temperature Boiler

G. Tagliabuf High-temperature Boiler

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
583
Sold for:
$120$100

G. Tagliabuf High-temperature Boiler, 302 Pearl St., New York, c. 1862, copper and brass cylindrical body marked Patented Nov. 4, 1862 by G. Tagliabuf, 302 Pearl St. N.Y., with lower section having More ...

Nineteen Mostly Copper, Brass, and Pewter Items

Nineteen Mostly Copper, Brass, and Pewter Items

Auction:
2630M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 10, 2013
Lot:
666
Sold for:
$100$100

Nineteen Mostly Copper, Brass, and Pewter Items, pewter including an oblong Kayserzinn Art Nouveau embossed fish platter, a four-piece cruet set, covered round storage box, and a lobed pitcher; Near More ...

Four Bench-made Steam Engines and a Stationary Hot-air Engine

Four Bench-made Steam Engines and a Stationary Hot-air Engine

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$1,200$1,000

Four Bench-made Steam Engines and a Stationary Hot-air Engine, Glen Bowers, Owensboro, Kentucky, c. 1955, including a steam boiler with pressure gauge and site glass, two 3-in. spoked flywheels with More ...

Two Copper Pots and Pans

Two Copper Pots and Pans

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
1169
Sold for:
$540$450

Two Copper Pots and Pans, a covered copper pot with iron handle, and a covered boiler. More ...

Three Copper Pots and Pans

Three Copper Pots and Pans

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
1224
Sold for:
$270$225

Three Copper Pots and Pans, a Benham & Sons covered boiler, a Temple pot with iron handles and cover, and another boiler, pot ht. 6 1/2 in. More ...

Eleven Assorted Copper Domestic Items

Eleven Assorted Copper Domestic Items

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
1332
Sold for:
$270$225

Eleven Assorted Copper Domestic Items, a hot water kettle, watering can, three funnels, a cup, three fish-form culinary molds, measure, and a water tank. More ...

Literature, 20th Century, Four Volumes:

Literature, 20th Century, Four Volumes:

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
976
Sold for:
$59$50

Literature, 20th Century, Four Volumes: Riding, Laura (1901-1991) Twenty Poems Less, Paris: Hours Press, 1930, number 146 of 200 copies signed by the author, leather spine with photograph of More ...