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Daniel Barns's Siege of Boston Powder Horn

Daniel Barns's Siege of Boston Powder Horn

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
182
Estimate:
$6,000 - $8,000

Daniel Barns's Siege of Boston Powder Horn, c. 1775, carved horn (plug missing), engraved "Great you Lord North muft Condefcend/And prove America,s true Faithfull Friend/And Give us Liberty or Els More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Certificate of Military Discharge for Joel Doolittle (1753-1813) with Badge of Merit, Signed, 9 June 178

Washington, George (1732-1799) Certificate of Military Discharge for Joel Doolittle (1753-1813) with Badge of Merit, Signed, 9 June 178

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Certificate of Military Discharge for Joel Doolittle (1753-1813) with Badge of Merit, Signed, 9 June 1783, Typographically printed document fulfilled by hand, signed More ...

February 17, 1776 $1/3 and $1/2 Continental Currency Notes.     Estimate $200-400

February 17, 1776 $1/3 and $1/2 Continental Currency Notes. Estimate $200-400

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1323
Sold for:
$172$140

February 17, 1776 $1/3 and $1/2 Continental Currency Notes. More ...

Continental Army Line of Battle for West Point, New York, Owned by Major Moses Ashley, 2nd Massachusetts Battalion

Continental Army Line of Battle for West Point, New York, Owned by Major Moses Ashley, 2nd Massachusetts Battalion

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Continental Army Line of Battle for West Point, New York, Owned by Major Moses Ashley, 2nd Massachusetts Battalion, c. 1780, laid paper map with layout of the army, showing all of the infantry More ...

Large Collection of Facsimile 18th Century Military Manuals and Related Books

Large Collection of Facsimile 18th Century Military Manuals and Related Books

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$615$500

Large Collection of Facsimile 18th Century Military Manuals and Related Books, 20th century, including: Rules and Regulations for the Sword Excercise of the Cavalry, London, 1796; A Treatise More ...

General Samuel McClellan Military Fowler Built by Joel White

General Samuel McClellan Military Fowler Built by Joel White

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$58,425$47,500

General Samuel McClellan Military Fowler Built by Joel White, c. 1775, cherry stock with a French-style butt, brass buttplate with bayonet storage area, silver escutcheon plate, silver side plate in More ...

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922)      George Washington at Valley Forge

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922) George Washington at Valley Forge

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922) George Washington at Valley Forge Signed "H.M/ SHRADY" in the bronze on the top of the base near the horse's rear hooves, incised "ROMAN BRONZE WORKS More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Franking Signature, Philadelphia, c. 1775.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Franking Signature, Philadelphia, c. 1775.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1101
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Washington, George (1732-1799) Franking Signature, Philadelphia, c. 1775. Signature trimmed from an envelope with Washington's signature and the phrase, "at Philadelphia" in his hand, overwritten 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 ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 19 December 1781.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 19 December 1781.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 19 December 1781. Two folio sheets of laid paper, inscribed over four pages, to Virginia Governor Benjamin Harrison V More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Letter Signed, Newburgh, New York, 30 July 1782.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Letter Signed, Newburgh, New York, 30 July 1782.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Letter Signed, Newburgh, New York, 30 July 1782. Laid paper folio-format bifolium, inscribed over four pages, to Governor George Clinton (1739-1812), regretting "want More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Printed Document on Parchment Signed, Order of the Cincinnati, c. 1797.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Printed Document on Parchment Signed, Order of the Cincinnati, c. 1797.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Washington, George (1732-1799) Printed Document on Parchment Signed, Order of the Cincinnati, c. 1797. Parchment sheet with a large engraved image and text, inducting Henry Alexander Scammell More ...

Revolutionary War Continental Army Iron-banded Drum Canteen

Revolutionary War Continental Army Iron-banded Drum Canteen

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
331
Unsold
 

Revolutionary War Continental Army Iron-banded Drum Canteen, c. late 18th century, oak body, drum face with very lightly inscribed circles, raised wooden spout, wooden stopper, with iron hoops, dia. More ...

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Document, Boston, 23 November 1787.

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Document, Boston, 23 November 1787.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1041
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Document, Boston, 23 November 1787. Single leaf, partially printed document, fulfilled by hand, docketed on the verso, sealed, signed by Hancock, countersigned by More ...

London Gazette

London Gazette

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

London Gazette, August 6-10, 1776. Two sheets removed from a bound volume, trimmed at the foot with loss; containing extracts from two letters from General Howe, dated Staten Island, July 7 and 8, More ...

Print on Oilcloth of the Andrew Craigie Mansion

Print on Oilcloth of the Andrew Craigie Mansion

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1076
Sold for:
$215$175

Print on Oilcloth of the Andrew Craigie Mansion, America, early 19th century, the house in an idealized and colorful view flanked by trees and framed by a fence, a pond, and figures on a patch, all More ...

Diorama of the Continental Army Schooner Hannah

Diorama of the Continental Army Schooner Hannah

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$400$325

Diorama of the Continental Army Schooner Hannah, Clark Huhn, Boston, 1957, signed "HUHN" in the l.r. corner, the diorama depicting the schooner under full sail on choppy seas, mounted in a mid-20th More ...

Roberts III, John (1724-1778) Manuscript Memorandum and Account Books.

Roberts III, John (1724-1778) Manuscript Memorandum and Account Books.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Roberts III, John (1724-1778) Manuscript Memorandum and Account Books. Small folio account book begun by Roberts in 1768 detailing numerous transactions related to his many business enterprises, More ...

Three Military Documents

Three Military Documents

Auction:
2763T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2014
Lot:
1076
Sold for:
$215$175

Three Military Documents, c. late 18th/early 19th century, a receipt for payment for beef supplied to the Continental Army dated March 1st, 1782, a New York commission for John C. Dongan to be a More ...

Cowdin, Thomas (1754-1835) Document, Signed, Continental Army.

Cowdin, Thomas (1754-1835) Document, Signed, Continental Army.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$523$425

Cowdin, Thomas (1754-1835) Document, Signed, Continental Army. Boston, October 26, 1779. Printed document with text added by hand, appointing Thomas Cowdin of Fitchburg as Captain in the Continental More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$26,070$22,000

Washington, George (1732-1799), Manuscript signed letter, one page, September 20th, 1778, as Commander and Chief of the Continental Army, to Lord Sterling (William Alexander), concerning More ...

John Brewster (American, 1766-1854)      Pair of Portraits of Captain John Low (1745-1827) and His Wife Sara (Herrick).

John Brewster (American, 1766-1854) Pair of Portraits of Captain John Low (1745-1827) and His Wife Sara (Herrick).

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$50,363$42,500

John Brewster (American, 1766-1854) Pair of Portraits of Captain John Low (1745-1827) and His Wife Sara (Herrick). Unsigned. Oil on canvas, depicted in half-length and seated with hand in front, More ...

Group of Three Revolutionary War Invoices and a Receipt

Group of Three Revolutionary War Invoices and a Receipt

Auction:
2527M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 20, 2010
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$474$400

Group of Three Revolutionary War Invoices and a Receipt, including two Pay-Table Office invoices from the Continental Army dated December 1783 and an invoice for Captain Edes company for flour More ...

(Revolutionary War, Gates, Horatio (1727-1806))

(Revolutionary War, Gates, Horatio (1727-1806))

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
79
Sold for:
$711$600

(Revolutionary War, Gates, Horatio (1727-1806)), Endorsed manuscript document, two pages, as Major General of the Continental Army, a requisition for horses and farrier services for a party of More ...

(Yale University), Dwight, Timothy (1752-1817), Presentation copy

(Yale University), Dwight, Timothy (1752-1817), Presentation copy

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
448
Unsold
 

(Yale University), Dwight, Timothy (1752-1817), Presentation copy, A Valedictory Address to the Young Gentlemen, who Commenced Bachelors of Arts, at Yale College, July 25th, 1776, New Haven: Thomas More ...

George Washington Bronze Inaugural Centennial Medal

George Washington Bronze Inaugural Centennial Medal

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

George Washington Bronze Inaugural Centennial Medal, Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848–1907), modeled by Philip Martiny (1858-1927), 1889, cast mold bronze medallion, the obverse depicting a profile More ...

Two Portrait Prints of George Washington

Two Portrait Prints of George Washington

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
573
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Two Portrait Prints of George Washington, the first titled WASHINGTON. Scene- Dorchester Heights, March 17, 1776., from a copy by M.A. Swift taken from the original picture by Gilbert Stuart in More ...

John Ritto Penniman (American, c. 1782-1841) After a Pastel by Gerrit Schipper (b. Holland, 1775, d. London, c. 1830)  I...

John Ritto Penniman (American, c. 1782-1841) After a Pastel by Gerrit Schipper (b. Holland, 1775, d. London, c. 1830) I...

Auction:
2460
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 07, 2009
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

John Ritto Penniman (American, c. 1782-1841) After a Pastel by Gerrit Schipper (b. Holland, 1775, d. London, c. 1830) Portrait of Edward Tuckerman, 1823. Inscribed along outside edge of the More ...

Sullivan, John (1740-1795), and Sullivan Family

Sullivan, John (1740-1795), and Sullivan Family

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Sullivan, John (1740-1795), and Sullivan Family, Group of ephemera; including, Sullivan, General Jonathon (1740-1795), eight autograph letters and notes signed, 1769-1789, many detailing supply More ...

American School, 19th Century      The Battle of Bunker Hill.

American School, 19th Century The Battle of Bunker Hill.

Auction:
2412
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2008
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$53,325$45,000

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 ...