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Solon Francis Montecello Badger (Massachusetts, 1873-1919)      Portrait of the Windjammer Brunhilda

Solon Francis Montecello Badger (Massachusetts, 1873-1919) Portrait of the Windjammer Brunhilda

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
276
Estimate:
$4,000 - $6,000

Solon Francis Montecello Badger (Massachusetts, 1873-1919) Portrait of the Windjammer Brunhilda Signed "S.F.M. Badger" l.l., further signed, inscribed and dated "S.F.M. Badger/5 Trenton St. More ...

Thomas Porthouse Ship's Chronometer for Captain Davis of the Philena

Thomas Porthouse Ship's Chronometer for Captain Davis of the Philena

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Thomas Porthouse Ship's Chronometer for Captain Davis of the Philena, Charlestown, Massachusetts, and London, c. 1857, brass-bound case with maker's plaque reading "Thos. Porthouse/Chronometer More ...

Four Stoneware Jugs

Four Stoneware Jugs

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1474
Sold for:
$492$400

Four Stoneware Jugs, one unmarked; "Dillon & Porter/West Troy NY"; "Charlestown"; and "L Seymour/Troy Factory"; (imperfections), ht. to 12 in. More ...

Ovoid Stoneware Jar

Ovoid Stoneware Jar

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1223
Sold for:
$738$600

Ovoid Stoneware Jar, Frederick Carpenter, Charlestown, Massachusetts, late 18th/early 19th century, with tooled neck and shoulder, applied handles, and pressed and cobalt-decorated tassel and More ...

Six Odd Fellows Shaving Mugs

Six Odd Fellows Shaving Mugs

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1892
Sold for:
$62$50

Six Odd Fellows Shaving Mugs, America, 19th/early 20th century, two with gilt chain links and gilt floral and lustre decoration; one with gilt marking of "FLT" in chain links over "I.O.O.F./No. More ...

Three Charlestown Stoneware Vessels

Three Charlestown Stoneware Vessels

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1936
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Charlestown Stoneware Vessels, Frederick Carpenter, Boston, Massachusetts, late 18th/early 19th century, a crock marked "BOSTON," a jug marked "CHARLESTOWN," and a small jug marked "BOSTON," More ...

Federal Demilune Card Table

Federal Demilune Card Table

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1261
Sold for:
$197$160

Federal Demilune Card Table, possibly Charlestown, Massachusetts, c. 1800, with patera-inlaid dies and hidden drawer behind swing leg, (imperfections), ht. 28 3/4 in. More ...

Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston.

Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
337
Unsold
 

Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston. Landscape folio-format bound book of maps of Boston, consisting of ten street plans Boston, Charlestown, East Boston, More ...

Mahogany Inlaid Card Table

Mahogany Inlaid Card Table

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$923$750

Mahogany Inlaid Card Table, Benjamin Frothingham, Charlestown, Massachusetts, c. 1795, the top with ovolo corners and banded inlaid edge, above conforming apron centering an oval within a projecting More ...

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$738$600

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Card Table, S. & F. Gridley, Charlestown, Massachusetts, c. 1800, the rectangular folding top with ovolo corners and crossbanded edge above a conforming apron inlaid with More ...

Small Group of Obsolete Bank Notes and Scrip

Small Group of Obsolete Bank Notes and Scrip

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1340
Sold for:
$160$130

Small Group of Obsolete Bank Notes and Scrip, an 1862 Texas treasury warrant, an Augusta Savings Bank 25 cents, a Corporation of Charlestown 50 cents, a Havre-de-Grace Bank $1, a Bank of the More ...

Paint-decorated Pine Box

Paint-decorated Pine Box

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
679
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Paint-decorated Pine Box, Charlestown, Massachusetts, 1833, the top showing a brick meeting house or church, the front showing a fanciful building and house on a river, the sides with a landscape More ...

Federal Demilune Card Table

Federal Demilune Card Table

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
499
Unsold
 

Federal Demilune Card Table, possibly Charlestown, Massachusetts, c. 1800, with patera-inlaid dies and hidden drawer behind swing leg, (imperfections), ht. 28 3/4 in. More ...

Early 18th Century Cannon Found in Boston Harbor

Early 18th Century Cannon Found in Boston Harbor

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Early 18th Century Cannon Found in Boston Harbor, cast iron cannon tube, probably a four-pound gun, overall lg. 68 in. Note: According to information accompanying the cannon, it was raised by a More ...

George II Sterling Silver Teapot

George II Sterling Silver Teapot

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

George II Sterling Silver Teapot, London, 1752-53, John Swift, maker, inverted pear-shape with rocaille C-scrolls and floral sprays throughout, engraved inscription to underside "The Gift of Col. More ...

Mahogany Veneer Block-front Dressing Mirror

Mahogany Veneer Block-front Dressing Mirror

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
28
Unsold
 

Mahogany Veneer Block-front Dressing Mirror, America, 18th century, the mirror with string inlay frame and carved cresting on a base with single wide center drawer flanked by narrow drawers on a More ...

Two Colored Prints of Boston

Two Colored Prints of Boston

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1427
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Colored Prints of Boston, Boston, and Bunker Hill and Boston from the Dorchester Heights, ht. 19, wd. 25 1/2 in. More ...

Large Charlestown "XXX" Ovoid Stoneware Jug

Large Charlestown "XXX" Ovoid Stoneware Jug

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$554$450

Large Charlestown "XXX" Ovoid Stoneware Jug, (restoration), ht. 17, dia. 12 in. More ...

Muhlenberg, Peter (1746-1807) Secretarial Letter Signed, Cumberland, Old Courthouse, 14 September 1782.

Muhlenberg, Peter (1746-1807) Secretarial Letter Signed, Cumberland, Old Courthouse, 14 September 1782.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$923$750

Muhlenberg, Peter (1746-1807) Secretarial Letter Signed, Cumberland, Old Courthouse, 14 September 1782. Single legal-format laid paper sheet inscribed on one page, likely addressed to General More ...

Boston, Four Small Engraved Views from Massachusetts Magazine  , 1789-1791.

Boston, Four Small Engraved Views from Massachusetts Magazine , 1789-1791.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
538
Sold for:
$461$375

Boston, Four Small Engraved Views from Massachusetts Magazine, 1789-1791. Including: A South West View of the Lighthouse situate at the Entrance of Boston Harbour, Vol. I, No. II, February 1789; A More ...

Charles Ball Constitution

Charles Ball Constitution

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$49,200$40,000

Charles Ball Constitution Whalebone Cane and Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, c. 1841, the cane with whale ivory top carved in the form of a hand holding a brass ring, octagonal to round whalebone shaft More ...

Paint-decorated Leather George Washington Memorial Fire Bucket

Paint-decorated Leather George Washington Memorial Fire Bucket

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
521
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Paint-decorated Leather George Washington Memorial Fire Bucket, John Fenno, Boston, Massachusetts, late 18th/early 19th century, black-painted bucket with red edge, the front painted with a scene More ...

Elizabeth Whittemore Needlework and Painted Memorial

Elizabeth Whittemore Needlework and Painted Memorial

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
521A
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Elizabeth Whittemore Needlework and Painted Memorial, Charlestown, Massachusetts, c. 1803, depicting Elizabeth beneath a willow tree standing next to a memorial to her sister Mary reading "IN More ...

David K. Anderson (American, b. 1963)      Sunset Series

David K. Anderson (American, b. 1963) Sunset Series

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1068
Sold for:
$160$130

David K. Anderson (American, b. 1963) Sunset Series, alternately titled Rhode Island Sunset. Initialed "DKA" l.l., numbered, titled, and signed "#721 Sunset Series DAVID K. ANDERSON" on the More ...

Bainbridge, Commodore William (1774-1833) Receipt Signed, 1814.

Bainbridge, Commodore William (1774-1833) Receipt Signed, 1814.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$308$250

Bainbridge, Commodore William (1774-1833) Receipt Signed, 1814. United States Navy Department IOU receipt written by Charlestown Navy Yard clerk Benjamin H. Fosdick, for $175 for the mustering of More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 8 November 1853.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 8 November 1853.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1036
Sold for:
$492$400

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 8 November 1853. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over three pages. To a correspondent interested in having Emerson More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Contemporary Fair Copy of Correspondence between General George Washington and Lieutenant General Thomas

Washington, George (1732-1799) Contemporary Fair Copy of Correspondence between General George Washington and Lieutenant General Thomas

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$800$650

Washington, George (1732-1799) Contemporary Fair Copy of Correspondence between General George Washington and Lieutenant General Thomas Gage, Cambridge and Boston, August 11, 13, and 19, 1775. More ...

American School, 19th Century      The Battle of Bunker Hill

American School, 19th Century The Battle of Bunker Hill

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$29,520$24,000

American School, 19th Century The Battle of Bunker Hill Unsigned. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 15 x 19 1/2 in., in a later molded wood frame. Condition: Minor toning. Note: This More ...

George Heriot (Quebec/England, 1759-1839)      Panoramic View of Boston Harbor and Part of Charlestown with Bunker Hill, June 15, 1815

George Heriot (Quebec/England, 1759-1839) Panoramic View of Boston Harbor and Part of Charlestown with Bunker Hill, June 15, 1815

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

George Heriot (Quebec/England, 1759-1839) Panoramic View of Boston Harbor and Part of Charlestown with Bunker Hill, June 15, 1815 Unsigned, dated "15 June 1815" on the back of the second sheet. More ...

Three Stoneware Vessels

Three Stoneware Vessels

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
766
Sold for:
$308$250

Three Stoneware Vessels, a redware jar signed "D. Howard," a jar with angel decoration, and an ovoid Charlestown jug with impressed hearts, (imperfections), ht. to 15 in. More ...