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Brass and Wood Fly Fishing Reel

Brass and Wood Fly Fishing Reel

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$234$190

Brass and Wood Fly Fishing Reel, Hardy Bros., London, marked "PATENT/No. 13388/85," in original fitted leather box marked with the maker's name, with brass foot, wooden spool, and two turned ebony More ...

William Autenrieth Cased Surgical Set

William Autenrieth Cased Surgical Set

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
440
Sold for:
$677$550

William Autenrieth Cased Surgical Set, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1876, mahogany-cased box with presentation plaque on top reading: "Elisha F. Roland/Medical College of Ohio/Prize in Physiology/Lesson More ...

Jade and Wood Box

Jade and Wood Box

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$984$800

Jade and Wood Box, China, 19th/20th century, the hinged box top carved with scrolling flowers and leaves surrounding a domed carved jade plaque depicting bats and citron, ht. 3, wd. 5 1/2, lg. 5 1/2 More ...

Carved Boxwood Netsuke

Carved Boxwood Netsuke

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Carved Boxwood Netsuke, Japan, mid 20th century, in the shape of a sumo wrestler performing a warm-up exercise, lacquered details, signed "Masatoshi," ht. 3 in. More ...

Two Carved Netsukes

Two Carved Netsukes

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Carved Netsukes, Japan, 19th century, one bone, in the shape of sennin standing with a toad over his shoulder, unsigned; and one boxwood, in the shape of a toad, signed "Shige" to underside, lg. More ...

Carved Boxwood Netsuke

Carved Boxwood Netsuke

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
385
Sold for:
$523$425

Carved Boxwood Netsuke, Japan, 19th century, "the frustrated rat catcher" with a rat under a basket and another running over his shoulder, unsigned, wd. 2 in. More ...

Two Carved Wood Netsukes

Two Carved Wood Netsukes

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$431$350

Two Carved Wood Netsukes, Japan, one boxwood, fan-shaped, with a yokai mask on one side, signed "Jusen"; and one lacquered wood, in the shape of a standing qilin, signed "Gyokuseki" to underside, More ...

Two Alidades

Two Alidades

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1383
Sold for:
$86$70

Two Alidades, a 10-in. lacquered brass instrument marked "J.H. Steward/London" with knife-edge rules on both sides and hinged sights, and a 9-in. French boxwood and nickel-plated instrument marked More ...

Ten-air Nine-bell Sublime Harmonie Cylinder Musical Box

Ten-air Nine-bell Sublime Harmonie Cylinder Musical Box

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
394
Unsold
 

Ten-air Nine-bell Sublime Harmonie Cylinder Musical Box, Switzerland, 19-in. brass cylinder, dual spring barrels, combs, and zithers, tune indicator, and nine-bells mounted to a gilt bedplate, all More ...

Three Small Carved Items

Three Small Carved Items

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Small Carved Items, Japan, a crimson-lacquered dragon; a boxwood water buffalo netsuke, signed "Mitsuharu"; and a figure of a boy netsuke, unsigned, ht. to 1 5/8, wd. to 2 in. More ...

Three Round Pantry Boxes

Three Round Pantry Boxes

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
815
Sold for:
$369$300

Three Round Pantry Boxes, America, 19th century, a gray-painted box, a green-painted box, and a plain box with carved rosettes on top and bottom, each with straight seam, ht. to 6, dia. to 10 1/2 More ...

Painted Tin Document Box and Round Box

Painted Tin Document Box and Round Box

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$369$300

Painted Tin Document Box and Round Box, America, 19th century, the document box decorated with peaches and green leaves in a white band, the round box with a spray of red flowers with green and More ...

Three Small Lacquer Boxes

Three Small Lacquer Boxes

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1106
Sold for:
$37$30

Three Small Lacquer Boxes, Asia, a compressed circular black box with yellow flowers; a rounded rectangular yellow box with pink flowers; and a rectangular box with carved top, (damage), sizes to 2 More ...

Continental Figural-carved Boxwood Hinged Box

Continental Figural-carved Boxwood Hinged Box

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2130
Sold for:
$197$160

Continental Figural-carved Boxwood Hinged Box, each side with carved battle scenes in high relief, likely depicting the French Revolution, the lid inscribed "DESAIX," lg. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Three Small Lacquer Boxes

Three Small Lacquer Boxes

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1165
Unsold
 

Three Small Lacquer Boxes, Asia, a compressed circular black box with yellow flowers; a rounded rectangular yellow box with pink flowers; and a rectangular box with carved top, (damage), sizes to 2 More ...

Four Chairmaker's Profile Planes

Four Chairmaker's Profile Planes

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$154$125

Four Chairmaker's Profile Planes, France, 19th century, boxwood handles marked "W. Bickmore," with individual shaped-profile iron blades, lg. 10 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Boxwood Cabinetmaker's Bow Saw

Boxwood Cabinetmaker's Bow Saw

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$492$400

Boxwood Cabinetmaker's Bow Saw, France, 19th century, boxwood frame with 10-in. throat and carved or rasped and textured grip with pinned toggle, overall lg. 17 1/2 in. Literature: L'outil et More ...

Three Boxwood Measuring Instruments

Three Boxwood Measuring Instruments

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
293
Sold for:
$492$400

Three Boxwood Measuring Instruments, England, 18th and 19th century, 22-in. measure with knife edge, marked on one side "Edw. Roberts Maker in Groceres Alley in Old Jewry London/Rob Nelson Nov. 22 More ...

19th Century Cooper's Hooping Dog

19th Century Cooper's Hooping Dog

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
323
Sold for:
$369$300

19th Century Cooper's Hooping Dog, France, carved and faceted boxwood body with hinged iron hold-down, lg. 10 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Five Tools

Five Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$431$350

Five Tools, Europe, a 12-in. octagonal boxwood rule marked "J. Tree/Maker/London"; two wood-handled screwdrivers; a veneer hammer; and a carved slip stone marked "Fratresse/1784/EP." Provenance: More ...

Wood Sample Box

Wood Sample Box

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Wood Sample Box, Europe, 19th/20th century, forty-five wood species with corresponding list, housed in a lidded mahogany box, box lg. 5 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Eight Leatherworking Awls

Eight Leatherworking Awls

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$215$175

Eight Leatherworking Awls, 19th/20th century, various profile iron blades with brass ferrules, boxwood handles, lg. 13 to 35 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Two Wooden Plumb Bobs

Two Wooden Plumb Bobs

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
498
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Wooden Plumb Bobs, Europe, 19th century, boxwood concentric stepped rings with brass tip, and knob, and a small rosewood example, lg. 3 to 4 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Five 19th Century Customs & Excise Timber Scribes

Five 19th Century Customs & Excise Timber Scribes

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
520
Sold for:
$215$175

Five 19th Century Customs & Excise Timber Scribes, France, iron blades with faceted boxwood handles, lg. 5 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Early French Boxwood Lark Lure and a Dated Carved Wooden Sheath

Early French Boxwood Lark Lure and a Dated Carved Wooden Sheath

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Early French Boxwood Lark Lure and a Dated Carved Wooden Sheath, inset mirrors adorn the rotating head mounted to a tapered stem; octagonal fully carved sheath marked "1872," lg. 9 to 18 1/2 in. More ...

Two Multifaceted Kaleidoscope Viewers

Two Multifaceted Kaleidoscope Viewers

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
578
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Multifaceted Kaleidoscope Viewers, probably England, 19th century, a turned boxwood example with 1 1/4-in. dia. objective, and a faceted exterior brass example, ht. 1 1/4 and 2 1/2 in. More ...

Boxwood Carving of a Bearded Sage

Boxwood Carving of a Bearded Sage

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
178
Unsold
 

Boxwood Carving of a Bearded Sage, China, 19th/20th century, standing with a bowl in his left hand and a staff in his right, ht. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Boxwood Netsuke of a Man and Child

Boxwood Netsuke of a Man and Child

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1432
Sold for:
$431$350

Boxwood Netsuke of a Man and Child, Japan, 20th century, illegible signature on foot, ht. 2 5/8 in. More ...

English Boxwood Clarinet in C, Hermann Wrede, London, c. 1820

English Boxwood Clarinet in C, Hermann Wrede, London, c. 1820

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$338$275

English Boxwood Clarinet in C, Hermann Wrede, London, c. 1820, the bell stamped H.WREDE/15/ST JOHNS-SQUARE/CLERKENWELL/LONDON/C with a unicorn device, all other joints stamped H.WREDE; together with More ...

Northwest Quill-decorated Birch Bark Lidded Box

Northwest Quill-decorated Birch Bark Lidded Box

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1132
Sold for:
$135$110

Northwest Quill-decorated Birch Bark Lidded Box, Beothuk, ht. 3 1/2, lg. 5 1/4 in. Note: A card accompanying the lot claims this box to be from the 19th century. Tribal Art More ...