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Three Charlestown Stoneware Vessels

Three Charlestown Stoneware Vessels

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1936
Estimate:
$200 - $300

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Frothingham, Richard Jr. (1812-1880) The History of Charlestown, Massachusetts  , Extra-illustrated, Bound from the Original Parts.

Frothingham, Richard Jr. (1812-1880) The History of Charlestown, Massachusetts , Extra-illustrated, Bound from the Original Parts.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
265
Sold for:
$800$650

Frothingham, Richard Jr. (1812-1880) The History of Charlestown, Massachusetts, Extra-illustrated, Bound from the Original Parts. Charlestown: Emmons [and] Boston Little & Brown, 1845-1849. Octavo, More ...

Pewter Charger

Pewter Charger

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1267
Sold for:
$148$120

Pewter Charger, Nathaniel Austin, Charlestown, Massachusetts, 1763-1807, beaded rim, the back marked with an eagle in a shield and four cartouches, one with "NA," (knife cuts), dia. 13 1/2 in. More ...

Pewter Plate

Pewter Plate

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1271
Sold for:
$123$100

Pewter Plate, Nathaniel Austin, Charlestown, Massachusetts, 1763-1800, beaded rim, the back with cartouche composed of a spreadwing eagle between two columns and four small cartouches below, one More ...

Pewter Charger

Pewter Charger

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1280
Sold for:
$185$150

Pewter Charger, Nathaniel Austin, Charlestown, Massachusetts, 1763-1807, beaded rim, the back marked "AUSTIN" in a scroll and four cartouches below, one marked "NA," (knife marks, rim crack), dia. More ...

Slip-decorated Redware Jar

Slip-decorated Redware Jar

Auction:
2897M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 21, 2016
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$850$850

Slip-decorated Redware Jar, attributed to Grace Parker, Charlestown, Massachusetts, 18th century, flared rim with line and wave decoration on shoulder and yellow line decoration on sides, (minor rim More ...

Business Ledgers c. 1787-1859.

Business Ledgers c. 1787-1859.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Business Ledgers c. 1787-1859. Six leather-bound volumes fulfilled with manuscript notations throughout memorializing business transactions; one covering March-July 1787, approximately 130 leaves, More ...

Three Framed Maps and Four Prints of Boston

Three Framed Maps and Four Prints of Boston

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1625
Sold for:
$221$180

Three Framed Maps and Four Prints of Boston, 19th century, a rondel depicting downtown, South Boston, East Boston, and Charlestown, a Luffman Boston City, an 1806 C.P. Wayne Boston with its More ...

Two Painted Cast Iron Gate Sections

Two Painted Cast Iron Gate Sections

Auction:
2886M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 10, 2016
Lot:
312
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Painted Cast Iron Gate Sections, one white-painted with wrought geometric motifs framing a wreath with anchor, and a black-painted gate frame, possibly used at the Charlestown Navy Yard, ht. 31 More ...