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Group of Sterling Silver Iced Tea Spoons, Cased Six English Sterling Silver Demitasse Spoons, and Vanity Items

Group of Sterling Silver Iced Tea Spoons, Cased Six English Sterling Silver Demitasse Spoons, and Vanity Items

Auction:
3200T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
2339
Sold for:
$185$150

Group of Sterling Silver Iced Tea Spoons, Cased Six English Sterling Silver Demitasse Spoons, and Vanity Items, including two brushes, a glove hook a darning ball, and a nail file, total 4.7 troy More ...

Shaker Bird's-eye Maple Sewing Box

Shaker Bird's-eye Maple Sewing Box

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Shaker Bird's-eye Maple Sewing Box, the dovetail-constructed hinged box with diamond-shaped bone escutcheon opens to an interior with two removable dovetail-constructed trays, one housing twelve More ...

Yellow-painted Sewing Box

Yellow-painted Sewing Box

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Yellow-painted Sewing Box, 19th century, the mitered box with bail handle on four turned feet opens to a compartmented liftout tray, with buttonhole scissors, two button hooks, turned wood darner, More ...

Hide-covered Trunk with Assorted Contents

Hide-covered Trunk with Assorted Contents

Auction:
2824T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2015
Lot:
1329
Sold for:
$984$800

Hide-covered Trunk with Assorted Contents, 19th century, the trunk covered in horse hide with leather trim and brass tack decoration, iron bail handles on heart shaped escutcheons lined in red More ...

The National Society's Instructions on Needle-Work and Knitting

The National Society's Instructions on Needle-Work and Knitting

Auction:
2743T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2014
Lot:
1281
Sold for:
$369$300

The National Society's Instructions on Needle-Work and Knitting, printed by James Truscott, Nelson Square, London, third edition, 1847, with nine miniature cloth textiles including examples for the More ...

Two American Flags

Two American Flags

Auction:
2699M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2014
Lot:
16
Unsold
 

Two American Flags, America, late 19th/early 20th century, both machine-made of wool bunting and cotton fabrics, including a forty-four-star flag which flew sometime between July 4, 1891 and July 3, More ...

Collection of Sewing and Needlework Tools, Textiles, Lace Examples, and Books

Collection of Sewing and Needlework Tools, Textiles, Lace Examples, and Books

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
777
Sold for:
$431$350

Collection of Sewing and Needlework Tools, Textiles, Lace Examples, and Books, including approx. twenty-six assorted pincushions, thirty-two thimbles, one 14kt, two 10kt, several needle cases and More ...

Six Square or Rectangular Black Net and Lace Articles

Six Square or Rectangular Black Net and Lace Articles

Auction:
2642M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2013
Lot:
592
Sold for:
$275$275

Six Square or Rectangular Black Net and Lace Articles, possibly all America, 19th century, including four darned net veils, a Chantilly lace shawl, and another black lace veil. Provenance: More ...

Twenty-one Pieces of Assorted Late Victorian and Similar Art Glass

Twenty-one Pieces of Assorted Late Victorian and Similar Art Glass

Auction:
2630M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 10, 2013
Lot:
950
Sold for:
$600$600

Twenty-one Pieces of Assorted Late Victorian and Similar Art Glass, including a Mont Joye vase, a syrup, two small kerosene lamps, three Fenton figures, a malachite-type figural paperweight, ten More ...

Group of Sewing Accessories

Group of Sewing Accessories

Auction:
2587M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2012
Lot:
1250
Sold for:
$207$175

Group of Sewing Accessories, a brass bird-form sewing clamp, three turned wood darning eggs, eleven pincushions including one shoe-form, four of fabric, one hourglass form, four lithograph paper and More ...

Group of Assorted Sewing Accessories

Group of Assorted Sewing Accessories

Auction:
2587M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2012
Lot:
1252
Sold for:
$652$550

Group of Assorted Sewing Accessories, including a brass bird-form sewing clamp, several embroidery scissors, tagua nut combination thread holder/pincushion/needle cases, pincushions, strawberry-form More ...

Needlework Sampler,      probably England, 1787

Needlework Sampler, probably England, 1787

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
749
Sold for:
$337$275

Needlework Sampler, probably England, 1787, worked in silk threads on a linen ground with several examples of flowers, borders, darning examples, a crown, a few animals and birds, potted plants, More ...

Group of Mostly Silver Sewing Items

Group of Mostly Silver Sewing Items

Auction:
2562M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 14, 2011
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$1,715$1,400

Group of Mostly Silver Sewing Items, including turtle-form tape measure, thimbles, thimble cases, strawberry-form pincushion, thread winder, needle case, glove darner, darning egg, sewing More ...

Three Shaker Bonnets, Two Wooden Pegs, and a Small Darning Aid

Three Shaker Bonnets, Two Wooden Pegs, and a Small Darning Aid

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$444$375

Three Shaker Bonnets, Two Wooden Pegs, and a Small Darning Aid, 19th century, a woven sweetgrass bonnet on a wrapped wire form, with printed model number "861 130" on cotton label, a woven cane doll More ...

Ten Turned Wooden Containers

Ten Turned Wooden Containers

Auction:
2540M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 17, 2011
Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$98$80

Ten Turned Wooden Containers, America, 19th century, cylindrical and baluster forms, the largest containing several firearm cleaning wire brushes with threaded ends; one a dual thread holder, one More ...

Four Scrimshaw Items

Four Scrimshaw Items

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
956
Sold for:
$237$200

Four Scrimshaw Items, 19th century, a whalebone pointer with two baleen bands on the shaft, a mahogany handled and ivory letter sealer, a maple-handled and ivory and bone letter sealer, together More ...

Eight Wooden Mauchlin and a Group of Other Sewing and Knitting Related Items

Eight Wooden Mauchlin and a Group of Other Sewing and Knitting Related Items

Auction:
2466
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2009
Lot:
608
Sold for:
$444$375

Eight Wooden Mauchlin and a Group of Other Sewing and Knitting Related Items, including two Old Orchard Beach, a Bunker Hill, Malvern Abbey, Margate, Bridge of Allan, The Chamberlin, and Alloway More ...

Putty Painted Pine Dovetail-constructed Lidded Box and Contents

Putty Painted Pine Dovetail-constructed Lidded Box and Contents

Auction:
2445
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 26, 2009
Lot:
1423
Sold for:
$415$350

Putty Painted Pine Dovetail-constructed Lidded Box and Contents, including chopper, painted tin cutlery tray, a pair of painted plaster figures, an art pottery ashtray, a pyrographic decorated More ...

Pictorial Darned White Netting Lace Bedspread

Pictorial Darned White Netting Lace Bedspread

Auction:
2431
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 01, 2008
Lot:
349
Unsold
 

Pictorial Darned White Netting Lace Bedspread, possibly Louisiana, early 19th century, executed in white silk threads on white netting edged with crocheted linen lace border, with a large oval at More ...

Group of Sewing and Needlework Tools

Group of Sewing and Needlework Tools

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
1171
Sold for:
$175$175

Group of Sewing and Needlework Tools, 19th and 20th century, of silver and other metal, including small rulers, pairs of scissors, knitting needle gauge, thimbles, miniature pin cushion, darning More ...

Three Raggedy Ann and Andy Dolls

Three Raggedy Ann and Andy Dolls

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
1356
Sold for:
$475$475

Three Raggedy Ann and Andy Dolls, early to mid-20th century, Volland Raggedy Ann and Andy, with yarn hair, Andy with cardboard heart, in original (faded) outfits, ht. 15 and 14 1/2, respectively, More ...

Twelve Small Wooden Items

Twelve Small Wooden Items

Auction:
2392
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 14, 2007
Lot:
1125
Sold for:
$206$175

Twelve Small Wooden Items, including Shaker, three clothes brushes, a pestle, darning egg, three muddlers, a spoon, skimmer, sifter, and a handled measure. More ...

Raggedy Ann Doll

Raggedy Ann Doll

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
1024
Sold for:
$558$475

Raggedy Ann Doll, c. 1915, with painted features, black shoe-button eyes, brown yarn hair, red and white striped stockings, black shoes, in possibly original blue dress, ht. 16 in., (darned area at More ...

Group of Small Wooden Items

Group of Small Wooden Items

Auction:
2373
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 13, 2007
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$147$125

Group of Small Wooden Items, a miniature carved wooden shoe, a turned lidded jar, a parquetry turned-wood covered jar, a two-handled trophy cup, and a parquetry darning egg. More ...

Schoenhut Character Girl Doll

Schoenhut Character Girl Doll

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
876
Sold for:
$705$600

Schoenhut Character Girl Doll, America, c. 1920, model 310/407, brown intaglio eyes, closed mouth with decided overbite, deep modeling in center, light pink lip coloring (some light craze lines on More ...

Group of Woodenware, a Nutmeg Grinder on Stand, and Copper Items

Group of Woodenware, a Nutmeg Grinder on Stand, and Copper Items

Auction:
2327
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2006
Lot:
631
Sold for:
$323$275

Group of Woodenware, a Nutmeg Grinder on Stand, and Copper Items, including turned-handle brush, two firkins, four baskets, two articulated figures, darning eggs, crumber, tray, shoe sizer, mirror, More ...

Group of Victorian Sewing Accessories

Group of Victorian Sewing Accessories

Auction:
2316
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 13, 2006
Lot:
155
Sold for:
$235$200

Group of Victorian Sewing Accessories, including pin cushions, needle cases, darning eggs, patterns, embroidery, etc. and a copy of Mary Brooks Picken, International Domestic Arts Society: Sewing More ...

Approximately Thirty-five Thimbles and Other Assorted Sewing Accessories

Approximately Thirty-five Thimbles and Other Assorted Sewing Accessories

Auction:
2316
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 13, 2006
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$441$375

Approximately Thirty-five Thimbles and Other Assorted Sewing Accessories, including darning eggs, three sewing birds, needles, scissors, hooks, needle pouches etc. More ...

Approximately Sixteen Wooden Darning Eggs and Other Items

Approximately Sixteen Wooden Darning Eggs and Other Items

Auction:
2316
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 13, 2006
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$141$120

Approximately Sixteen Wooden Darning Eggs and Other Items, including a U.S. Navy horn handled razor, two picks, a pulley and assorted yarn winders, etc. More ...

Three-Tier Grain Painted Gilt Stenciled Sewing Box

Three-Tier Grain Painted Gilt Stenciled Sewing Box

Auction:
2282
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2005
Lot:
564
Sold for:
$441$375

Three-Tier Grain Painted Gilt Stenciled Sewing Box, America, early 19th century, the pine box topped with a velvet covered tomato shaped pincushion over a single drawer and two short drawers with More ...