Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Search All Lots

BP BP

Search

Your search has returned 121 results.
Save your search - find out immediately when "Drilling and threading" is available at auction!

Eight Musical Instrument Maker's Tools

Eight Musical Instrument Maker's Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$185$150

Eight Musical Instrument Maker's Tools, Europe, 19th century, including two piano tuner's files, one with a carved handle, a diminutive beech-handled drill, and an octagonal threaded gauge. More ...

Shaker Tin Dustpan and Turned Walnut Dust Brush

Shaker Tin Dustpan and Turned Walnut Dust Brush

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1047
Sold for:
$461$375

Shaker Tin Dustpan and Turned Walnut Dust Brush, Enfield, New Hampshire, 19th century, the dustpan with tapering cylindrical handle joined to the pan with concave sides, ht. 13 1/4, wd. 13; the More ...

Shaker Tin Dustpan and Turned Walnut Dust Brush

Shaker Tin Dustpan and Turned Walnut Dust Brush

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
238
Unsold
 

Shaker Tin Dustpan and Turned Walnut Dust Brush, Enfield, New Hampshire, 19th century, the dustpan with tapering cylindrical handle joined to the pan with concave sides, ht. 13 1/4, wd. 13; the More ...

Spinach Jade Portable Shrine Charm

Spinach Jade Portable Shrine Charm

Auction:
2872T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 10, 2015
Lot:
2168
Sold for:
$185$150

Spinach Jade Portable Shrine Charm, China, a tiny figure of Guanyin carved to fit inside a shrine case, incised with characters on both sides, drilled holes in the top and base threaded with cord, More ...

Pawnee-style Bear Claw Necklace

Pawnee-style Bear Claw Necklace

Auction:
2636B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 11, 2013
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$57,000$47,500

Pawnee-style Bear Claw Necklace, assembled by Milford Chandler (1889-1981), constructed with an otter skin painted red beadson the hide side, the head with a black and white beaded strip on red More ...

Arts & Crafts Paddle-arm Morris Chair

Arts & Crafts Paddle-arm Morris Chair

Auction:
2603B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 23, 2012
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

Arts & Crafts Paddle-arm Morris Chair Oak and simulated leather United States, early 20th century Flat open arms with long corbel supports, adjustable back, spring cushion seat, replaced peg for More ...

Thirteen Brass Candlesticks and a Set of Eight Small Brass Taper Holders

Thirteen Brass Candlesticks and a Set of Eight Small Brass Taper Holders

Auction:
2602M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2012
Lot:
1031
Sold for:
$119$100

Thirteen Brass Candlesticks and a Set of Eight Small Brass Taper Holders, including two pairs of candlesticks, with a pair of brass vases, candlestick ht. 2 5/8 to 10 3/4 in. More ...

Levin Instrument Turret Lathe, Micro Drill Press and Accessories

Levin Instrument Turret Lathe, Micro Drill Press and Accessories

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
554
Sold for:
$7,703$6,500

Levin Instrument Turret Lathe, Micro Drill Press and Accessories, Levin, Culver City, California, bench mounted 18-in. bed, 2-in. swing, two headstocks, both with collet closer and one with index More ...

Collection of Metal Working Cutters and Bits

Collection of Metal Working Cutters and Bits

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
565
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Collection of Metal Working Cutters and Bits, including wheel and pinion cutters, slitting saws, reamers, drill bits, and cutter bits. More ...

Collection of Taps, Dies and Screw Plates

Collection of Taps, Dies and Screw Plates

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
573
Sold for:
$563$475

Collection of Taps, Dies and Screw Plates, including but not limited to metric and fractional, ranging from watch size through 1/2 in.; German and Swiss manufacturer screw plates. More ...

Russian Icon Depicting Christ Pantocrator

Russian Icon Depicting Christ Pantocrator

Auction:
2589B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 31, 2012
Lot:
659
Sold for:
$182$150

Russian Icon Depicting Christ Pantocrator, with embossed brass riza, 12 1/2 x 10 3/4 in. More ...

Two Taper Jacks

Two Taper Jacks

Auction:
2587M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2012
Lot:
517
Sold for:
$504$425

Two Taper Jacks, one wrought and sheet iron on a tripod base, and one of brass, ht. 6 3/4, 5 1/4 in. More ...

Anatolian Silk and Metal Thread Pictorial Rug

Anatolian Silk and Metal Thread Pictorial Rug

Auction:
2582B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Feb 11, 2012
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Anatolian Silk and Metal Thread Pictorial Rug, late 19th century, (very slight edge wear), 2 ft. 8 in. x 1 ft. 10 in. More ...

Two Paisley Piano Shawls

Two Paisley Piano Shawls

Auction:
2576M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 14, 2011
Lot:
695
Sold for:
$153$125

Two Paisley Piano Shawls, 129 1/2 x 66 and 131 x 61 1/2 in., (some wear and minor thread loss). More ...

American 19th Century-style Giltwood Frame with Lithograph

American 19th Century-style Giltwood Frame with Lithograph

Auction:
2570M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2011
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$59$50

American 19th Century-style Giltwood Frame with Lithograph, rabbet size 29 5/8 x 39, outer dimensions 35 x 44 1/2, frame wd. 2 5/8 in, (very small losses to ornament at three corners). More ...

Selena P. Allan (American, 1861-1945)      Red Bluffs on a Clear Day

Selena P. Allan (American, 1861-1945) Red Bluffs on a Clear Day

Auction:
2560B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 09, 2011
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Selena P. Allan (American, 1861-1945) Red Bluffs on a Clear Day Signed "S.P. Allan" l.r. Oil on artist board, 11 x 18 1/2 in. (27.9 x 47.0 cm), in a Paul Carter Goodnow frame. Condition: Minor More ...

Large Copper Pot with Steel Handles

Large Copper Pot with Steel Handles

Auction:
2556M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 28, 2011
Lot:
804
Sold for:
$178$150

Large Copper Pot with Steel Handles, ht. 4 5/8, dia. 22 1/4 in. including handles. More ...

Brass Pocket Sextant

Brass Pocket Sextant

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$296$250

Brass Pocket Sextant, unmarked, 20th century, the 3 1/2 in. dia. case with knurled rims, screw thread cap which opens to reveal the silvered dial calibrated 0-120, magnifier, sun shades and internal More ...

Steel and Brass Book Press

Steel and Brass Book Press

Auction:
2542B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 09, 2011
Lot:
526
Sold for:
$474$400

Steel and Brass Book Press, England, 19th century, ht. 12 1/2, lg. 15 3/4 in. More ...

Jane Peterson (American, 1876-1965)      Plaza San Marco, Venice

Jane Peterson (American, 1876-1965) Plaza San Marco, Venice

Auction:
2535B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 28, 2011
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

Jane Peterson (American, 1876-1965) Plaza San Marco, Venice, c. 1923 Signed or inscribed "JANE PETERSON" l.r., inscribed and dated "Venice 1923" in pencil and identified on a label from Galerie More ...

Three Gold Pencils

Three Gold Pencils

Auction:
2530M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 15, 2010
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$474$400

Three Gold Pencils, including an 18kt gold Tiffany & Co. pencil, and a small retractable drill. More ...

Platinum and Diamond Ring

Platinum and Diamond Ring

Auction:
2530M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 15, 2010
Lot:
524
Sold for:
$593$500

Platinum and Diamond Ring, center stone approx. 0.40 cts, size 5 3/4, (shank broken in back). More ...

Purple Glazed Incense Holder

Purple Glazed Incense Holder

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
603
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

Purple Glazed Incense Holder, China, 19th century, compressed round body, the top section shaped into a lotus seed pod with three perforations for holding incense, covered with aubergine glaze More ...

Naturalist's Microscope

Naturalist's Microscope

Auction:
2527M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 20, 2010
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$444$375

Naturalist's Microscope, England, mid 19th century, the hinged mahogany box with screw thread support of the main brass column, rack focus adjustment, three magnifying lenses, planar mirror, stage More ...

Assorted Group of Wood Patterns and Brass Castings for Horological Shop Tools

Assorted Group of Wood Patterns and Brass Castings for Horological Shop Tools

Auction:
2527M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 20, 2010
Lot:
468
Sold for:
$36$30

Assorted Group of Wood Patterns and Brass Castings for Horological Shop Tools, mostly 20th century, including an unfinished uprighting tool, parts lg. to 4 1/2, uprighting tool ht. 4 3/4 in. More ...

Lot of Watchmaker's Drill Bits

Lot of Watchmaker's Drill Bits

Auction:
2527M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 20, 2010
Lot:
473
Sold for:
$237$200

Lot of Watchmaker's Drill Bits, for use with a watchmaker's bow including a folding wallet of German drills, boxed sets of Swiss pivot drills, Mascot pivot drills in wooden holders and many More ...

Federal Cherry Carved Tripod-base Candlestand

Federal Cherry Carved Tripod-base Candlestand

Auction:
2524B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 07, 2010
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Federal Cherry Carved Tripod-base Candlestand, probably Massachusetts, late 18th century, old surface, (imperfections), ht. 25 3/4, wd. 13 1/4, dp. 13 3/4 in. More ...

Two Large Framed British 19th-century Hand-colored Engravings

Two Large Framed British 19th-century Hand-colored Engravings

Auction:
2521M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2010
Lot:
518
Sold for:
$267$225

Two Large Framed British 19th-century Hand-colored Engravings, The Meet at Badminton and Nancy, sight sizes 31 3/4 x 20 1/4 and 29 3/4 x 24 in. More ...

Chinese Silver Vase

Chinese Silver Vase

Auction:
2519B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 02, 2010
Lot:
948
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

Chinese Silver Vase, Canton/Shanghai, late 19th/early 20th century, Hung Chong, maker, baluster form, chased and embossed with birds amidst trees, with geometric band at shoulder, ht. 15 3/4 in., More ...

Make-Do Repaired Mochaware Jug

Make-Do Repaired Mochaware Jug

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2010
Lot:
299
Sold for:
$356$300

Make-Do Repaired Mochaware Jug, Britain, c. 1800, barrel-form pearlware jug with black "seaweed" on two orange bands and black inlaid rouletted bands, old cracks with make-do repairs with drilled More ...