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Group of Stamps and Envelopes

Group of Stamps and Envelopes

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2189
Estimate:
$20 - $200

Group of Stamps and Envelopes, including first day covers from the 1930s and on, Postal Stationery, many National Air Mail Week envelopes, two stock books containing new and used U.S. stamps, More ...

Edward Barnard's The New, Comprehensive and Complete History of England

Edward Barnard's The New, Comprehensive and Complete History of England

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1015
Unsold
 

Edward Barnard's The New, Comprehensive and Complete History of England, Alex Hogg, London, 1782, (imperfections). More ...

Three Silk Hermes Scarves

Three Silk Hermes Scarves

Auction:
3200T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
2477
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Silk Hermes Scarves, Real Escuela Andaluza Del Arte Equestre, Reprise, and L'Hiver En Poste, (staining and creasing). More ...

George II Veneered Chest-on-stand

George II Veneered Chest-on-stand

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
468
Sold for:
$246$200

George II Veneered Chest-on-stand, 18th century, oak secondary wood, upper case with molded flat-top projection over three short and three long drawers, stand with two short drawers, shaped apron, More ...

Georgian Mahogany and Mahogany-veneered Tilt-top Tea Table

Georgian Mahogany and Mahogany-veneered Tilt-top Tea Table

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
489
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Georgian Mahogany and Mahogany-veneered Tilt-top Tea Table, England, late 18th century and possibly later, top with veneered banding, urn-turned post with floral carving, on carved cabriole tripod More ...

Georgian Mahogany-veneered Dressing Table

Georgian Mahogany-veneered Dressing Table

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
490
Unsold
 

Georgian Mahogany-veneered Dressing Table, England, 18th century and later, oak secondary woods, molded top, frieze with three drawers, cabriole legs, ht. 27, wd. 29 1/4, dp. 18 3/4 in. More ...

Approximately 185 19th Century Stamps with Fancy Cancellations.     Estimate $20-200

Approximately 185 19th Century Stamps with Fancy Cancellations. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1199
Sold for:
$74$60

Approximately 185 19th Century Stamps with Fancy Cancellations. More ...

Ninety-five 19th Century Postcards

Ninety-five 19th Century Postcards

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$135$110

Ninety-five 19th Century Postcards, including Continental scenes and figures, some lithographed and colored. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Gold Ornaments

Two Pre-Columbian Gold Ornaments

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Two Pre-Columbian Gold Ornaments, Chimu, Lambayeque, Peru, c. 1000-1425 AD, 14kt gold, each depicting a human figure wearing an elaborate headdress, hammered thin and with punctuate decoration, More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Terra-cotta Olla

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Terra-cotta Olla

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
33
Unsold
 

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Terra-cotta Olla, Teotihuacan, Mexico, c. 350-550 AD, with attached anthropomorphic head with side hair tufts, and two arms in high relief on either side, ht. 6 1/8 in. More ...

Mogollon Polychrome Pottery Vessel

Mogollon Polychrome Pottery Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$492$400

Mogollon Polychrome Pottery Vessel, Wingate, c. 1000-1200 AD, black geometric designs on a dark red ground, ht. 6 1/2 in. Provenance: Private collection, Columbus, Ohio. More ...

Eskimo Comb and a Seal Stratching Tool

Eskimo Comb and a Seal Stratching Tool

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
323
Sold for:
$123$100

Eskimo Comb and a Seal Stratching Tool, Alaska, Thule culture, the comb with designs on both sides (missing the tines), the seal stratching tool probably an excavated piece (surface loss), lg. comb More ...

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
441
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe, Mississippi mound building culture, 800-1200 AD, large steatite pipe in the stylized form of a bird, lg. 9 in. Provenance: Private collection, Bristol, Rhode More ...

Anasazi Painted Pottery Bowl

Anasazi Painted Pottery Bowl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
558
Sold for:
$615$500

Anasazi Painted Pottery Bowl, Socorro cultural area, c. 1300-1400 AD, interior painted with an abstract pattern, (minor rim loss), dia. 6 1/2 in. Provenance: Private collection, New York City; More ...

Anasazi Painted Pottery Bowl

Anasazi Painted Pottery Bowl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$861$700

Anasazi Painted Pottery Bowl, Socorro cultural area, c. 1300-1400 AD, painted overall in a repeated fret design, with inventory numbers painted in black on the bottom, ht. 5 in. More ...

Group of Mostly American Commemorative Stamps and First Day Covers.     Estimate $20-200

Group of Mostly American Commemorative Stamps and First Day Covers. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1225A
Sold for:
$37$30

Group of Mostly American Commemorative Stamps and First Day Covers. More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Miniature Portrait of a Little Girl with a Doll

American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Little Girl with a Doll

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
153
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Little Girl with a Doll Unsigned. Oil reverse-painting on glass, 3 x 2 1/3 in., in a brass frame. Condition: Minor pigment More ...

Carved Whalebone and Mahogany Basket

Carved Whalebone and Mahogany Basket

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Carved Whalebone and Mahogany Basket, 19th century, the sides composed of a single strip of bent whalebone carved with star, circle, and diamond pattern, ht. 2 1/2, wd. 10, dp. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Prussian Model 1895 Officer's Pickelhaube

Prussian Model 1895 Officer's Pickelhaube

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
359
Sold for:
$800$650

Prussian Model 1895 Officer's Pickelhaube, black-painted leather shell with gilt-brass fittings, red morocco sweatband, and orange-colored cloth liner. Provenance: The collection of Ed Vebell. More ...

American School, 19th Century      Pair of Portraits of a Man and Woman

American School, 19th Century Pair of Portraits of a Man and Woman

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$554$450

American School, 19th Century Pair of Portraits of a Man and Woman Unsigned. Pastel on paper, 16 3/4 x 11 1/2 and 15 3/8 x 11 1/2 in., in black-painted frames. Condition: The image of the More ...

Carved and Painted Apothecary Head

Carved and Painted Apothecary Head

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1096
Sold for:
$492$400

Carved and Painted Apothecary Head, possibly Illinois, 19th century, the head with carved facial and hair details, the mouth open and tongue extended, remnants of old paint, ht. 17 in. More ...

Small Mahogany and Whalebone Corner Shelf

Small Mahogany and Whalebone Corner Shelf

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1531
Unsold
 

Small Mahogany and Whalebone Corner Shelf, 19th century, three graduated shelves with whalebone fronts and shaped sides, ht. 16 in. More ...

Twenty Modern Wedgwood Items

Twenty Modern Wedgwood Items

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$400$325

Twenty Modern Wedgwood Items, including a Portland jug, a "Leda and the Swan," and a pair of caneware abolitionist dishes. More ...

Twelve Sterling Silver Seafood Forks

Twelve Sterling Silver Seafood Forks

Auction:
3157T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
2559
Sold for:
$277$225

Twelve Sterling Silver Seafood Forks, with Cupid & Psyche motifs and gold-washed tines. More ...

Alabaster Bust of a Renaissance Maiden

Alabaster Bust of a Renaissance Maiden

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$800$650

Alabaster Bust of a Renaissance Maiden, probably Italy, late 19th/early 20th century, in the tradition of Desiderio da Settignano, the young woman's hair veiled and with a floral crown, her brocaded More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Crimson Jasper Dip Candlesticks

Pair of Wedgwood Crimson Jasper Dip Candlesticks

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Pair of Wedgwood Crimson Jasper Dip Candlesticks, England, c. 1920, each with applied white classical figures in relief, foliate and arabesque floral borders, impressed marks, ht. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Yellow Jasper Dip Candlesticks

Pair of Wedgwood Yellow Jasper Dip Candlesticks

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$584$475

Pair of Wedgwood Yellow Jasper Dip Candlesticks, England, c. 1930, each with applied black classical figures, foliate border and arabesque floral band, impressed mark, ht. 5 in. More ...

Daido Moriyama (Japanese, b. 1938)      Stray Dog, Misawa

Daido Moriyama (Japanese, b. 1938) Stray Dog, Misawa

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
144
Unsold
 

Daido Moriyama (Japanese, b. 1938) Stray Dog, Misawa, 1971, printed c. 2002. Signed in Japanese characters and signed "Daido" in pencil on the verso l.r. Gelatin silver print, image size 11 5/8 More ...

Italian School, 17th/18th Century      Diana Clipping Cupid's Wings

Italian School, 17th/18th Century Diana Clipping Cupid's Wings

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$492$400

Italian School, 17th/18th Century Diana Clipping Cupid's Wings Unsigned, with a partial collector's stamp l.r., inscribed "Di Gio: Batti..." and numbered "...:22" in ink on the reverse. Black More ...

Six West African Manillas

Six West African Manillas

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1158
Sold for:
$123$100

Six West African Manillas, Abi, 19th century, or earlier, brass, used as currency, wd. 2 1/4 each. More ...