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Hand-stitched Nine Patch with Hourglass Blocks Civil War-era Calico Quilt

Hand-stitched Nine Patch with Hourglass Blocks Civil War-era Calico Quilt

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1347
Sold for:
$677$550

Hand-stitched Nine Patch with Hourglass Blocks Civil War-era Calico Quilt, America, c. 1865, blocks composed of brown and blue printed fabric forming "hourglasses" on a white background with brown More ...

Three-piece Group of American Coin Silver Presentation Tableware

Three-piece Group of American Coin Silver Presentation Tableware

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$461$375

Three-piece Group of American Coin Silver Presentation Tableware, Boston, mid-19th century, all engraved to "Mr. James Wood" from the "Friendly Society of Engravers to Calico Printers," including More ...

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
65
Unsold
 

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt, made by Mary Bell Shawvan, c. 1863, composed of solid color and calico printed cotton, depicting a central spreadwing eagle with More ...

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
48
Unsold
 

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt, made by Mary Bell Shawvan, c. 1863, composed of solid color and calico printed cotton, depicting a central spreadwing eagle with More ...

Black Bottle Doll

Black Bottle Doll

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$123$100

Black Bottle Doll, 19th century, with stuffed cloth face and arms and sewn features, in a pink calico dress. More ...

Small Wooden Doll

Small Wooden Doll

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$277$225

Small Wooden Doll, articulated, with calico dress. Provenance: Purchased at Skinner, Boston. More ...

Black Cloth Girl Doll in a Red and White Jumper

Black Cloth Girl Doll in a Red and White Jumper

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$62$50

Black Cloth Girl Doll in a Red and White Jumper, 19th century, long braided hair; in a red calico dress with white pantaloons. More ...

Calico Wet Nurse Dress

Calico Wet Nurse Dress

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1034
Unsold
 

Calico Wet Nurse Dress, 19th century, (losses). More ...

Two John Davis & Son's "Biram's" Boxed Anemometer

Two John Davis & Son's "Biram's" Boxed Anemometer

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
360
Sold for:
$861$700

Two John Davis & Son's "Biram's" Boxed Anemometer, England, 19th century, no. 943, and 379B, both with lacquered brass stands and carrying handles, silvered dials with six subsidiary dials, one with More ...

Two Early Pockets

Two Early Pockets

Auction:
3021M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 20, 2017
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Two Early Pockets, 19th century, floral-embroidered and calico. More ...

Twelve Early Calico Textiles and Fragments.     Estimate $300-500

Twelve Early Calico Textiles and Fragments. Estimate $300-500

Auction:
3021M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 20, 2017
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$185$150

Twelve Early Calico Textiles and Fragments. More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Letters Patent Signed, Washington, D.C., 9 October 1828.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Letters Patent Signed, Washington, D.C., 9 October 1828.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Letters Patent Signed, Washington, D.C., 9 October 1828. Five parchment leaves bound together with pink silk thread; the first leaf engraved and printed by W.I. Stone More ...

Cotton Patchwork Calico Star Quilt

Cotton Patchwork Calico Star Quilt

Auction:
2996M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 23, 2017
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$277$225

Cotton Patchwork Calico Star Quilt, 19th century, (imperfections), 100 x 98 in. More ...

Joseph Davis (act. Maine/New Hampshire, 1811-1865)      Portrait of a Young Family

Joseph Davis (act. Maine/New Hampshire, 1811-1865) Portrait of a Young Family

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2016
Lot:
522
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Joseph Davis (act. Maine/New Hampshire, 1811-1865) Portrait of a Young Family Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, the couple facing each other across a grain-painted table on an ingrain carpet, a More ...

Calico Flower Basket Quilt

Calico Flower Basket Quilt

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
587
Sold for:
$49$40

Calico Flower Basket Quilt, America, c. 1900, approx. ht. 80, wd. 66 1/2 in. More ...

Plateau Model Cradle

Plateau Model Cradle

Auction:
2911T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 09, 2016
Lot:
1738
Sold for:
$492$400

Plateau Model Cradle, c. last 19th century, wood board covered with muslin and red trade cloth and beaded with floral designs and four and five painted stars, (insect damage), ht. 12 1/2 in. More ...

Blackfeet Beaded Hide Moccasins

Blackfeet Beaded Hide Moccasins

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$800$650

Blackfeet Beaded Hide Moccasins, c. last quarter 19th century, soft soles with muslin ankle covers and remnant red trade cloth, lg. 10 in. More ...

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Cradle

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Cradle

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
130
Unsold
 

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Cradle, c. 1870, a large cradle with red trade cloth back, calico lining, beaded rawhide tab at upper back, and beaded in bold geometric designs using multicolored seed More ...

Calico Star Patchwork Quilt

Calico Star Patchwork Quilt

Auction:
2886M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 10, 2016
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$369$300

Calico Star Patchwork Quilt, late 19th century, 94 x 60 in. More ...

Two Calico Patchwork Quilts

Two Calico Patchwork Quilts

Auction:
2886M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 10, 2016
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$154$125

Two Calico Patchwork Quilts, 19th/20th century, (imperfections), 74 x 63 and 77 x 70 in. More ...

Two Geometric Calico Patchwork Cotton Quilts

Two Geometric Calico Patchwork Cotton Quilts

Auction:
2886M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 10, 2016
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Geometric Calico Patchwork Cotton Quilts, 69 x 66 and 82 x 68 in. More ...

Calico Flower Basket Quilt

Calico Flower Basket Quilt

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
518
Unsold
 

Calico Flower Basket Quilt, America, c. 1900, approx. ht. 80, wd. 66 1/2 in. More ...

Blackfoot Beaded Cloth and Hide Female Doll

Blackfoot Beaded Cloth and Hide Female Doll

Auction:
2879B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 06, 2016
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Blackfoot Beaded Cloth and Hide Female Doll, c. last quarter 19th century, the muslin body with cotton undershirt, in a dress of red and blue trade cloth with geometric beadwork, (minor insect More ...

Three Blackfoot Horse Regalia Items

Three Blackfoot Horse Regalia Items

Auction:
2879B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 06, 2016
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Three Blackfoot Horse Regalia Items, c. last quarter 19th century, a red trade cloth martingale with muslin backing, hide and flour sacking saddle pockets with red and dark blue trade cloth panels, More ...

Pair of Framed French Crewel Pillow Shams

Pair of Framed French Crewel Pillow Shams

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$984$800

Pair of Framed French Crewel Pillow Shams, late 18th century, wool embroidery on fine muslin, each depicting an urn with foliate garlands and floral spray and trellis border, panels ht. 17, wd. 35 More ...

Central Plains Child's Moccasins

Central Plains Child's Moccasins

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$215$175

Central Plains Child's Moccasins, c. last quarter 19th century, with calico edging and beaded on the vamps with multicolored circle designs, lg. 7 in. Provenance: A New York Historical More ...

Lakota Beaded Hide, Cloth, and Quill Pipe Bag

Lakota Beaded Hide, Cloth, and Quill Pipe Bag

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Lakota Beaded Hide, Cloth, and Quill Pipe Bag, c. last quarter 19th century, the muslin top beaded with a large sunburst design on each side, the panel with a geometric design, and quill-wrapped More ...

Vest Identified to Henry Watts Shephard, 170th New York Volunteers, Corcoran's Irish Legion

Vest Identified to Henry Watts Shephard, 170th New York Volunteers, Corcoran's Irish Legion

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Vest Identified to Henry Watts Shephard, 170th New York Volunteers, Corcoran's Irish Legion, c. 1862-65, medium blue twill woven cloth with two external pockets, cotton print panel back with buckle More ...

Calico Log Cabin Quilt

Calico Log Cabin Quilt

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1138
Sold for:
$154$125

Calico Log Cabin Quilt, America, early 20th century, the red, white, blue, and pastel printed swatches arranged in log cabin blocks, approx. lg. 88, wd. 88 in. More ...

Lionel Train Diesel Freight Set #1531W

Lionel Train Diesel Freight Set #1531W

Auction:
2851M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 08, 2015
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$185$150

Lionel Train Diesel Freight Set #1531W, a #2328 engine, a #6462-125 gondola car, a #6465 Sunoco tank car, a #6456 hopper car, a #6257 caboose, a #6436 hopper, a #1033 transformer, and approximately More ...