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Presentation Watch for Nursing Inspector General Russell B. Harrison to Health

Presentation Watch for Nursing Inspector General Russell B. Harrison to Health

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
131
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Presentation Watch for Nursing Inspector General Russell B. Harrison to Health, c. 1899, steel-cased watch, engraved on the cuvette "Presented to/Mrs. Sarah J. Ennis/by/Captain W. Atwood French/To More ...

Medical Books, Four American Imprints, 1794-1817.

Medical Books, Four American Imprints, 1794-1817.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
380A
Sold for:
$369$300

Medical Books, Four American Imprints, 1794-1817. Including: Benjamin Rush's An Account of the Bilius Remitting Yellow Fever as it Appeared in the City of Philadelphia, in the Year 1793, More ...

Revised Regulations for the Army of the United States, 1861.

Revised Regulations for the Army of the United States, 1861.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$246$200

Revised Regulations for the Army of the United States, 1861. Philadelphia: Lippincott & Co., 1861. Octavo, signed by Benjamin B. Murray Jr., Lieutenant Colonel, 15th Maine Infantry, with a badge of More ...

Jackson, James (1777-1867) A Report Founded on the Cases of Typhoid Fever.

Jackson, James (1777-1867) A Report Founded on the Cases of Typhoid Fever.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1289
Sold for:
$160$130

Jackson, James (1777-1867) A Report Founded on the Cases of Typhoid Fever. Boston: Whipple & Damrell, 1838. First edition, octavo, ex libris Henry Pickering Bowditch (1840-1911), with his signature More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Free Frank, pre-1781.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Free Frank, pre-1781.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Free Frank, pre-1781. Revolutionary war era free frank, single leaf outer envelope addressed in a large, clear hand to Washington's stepson, John Parke More ...

Charles Ephraim Burchfield (American, 1893-1967)      Three Ink Drawings:  Lucky Birds ,  Forgotten

Charles Ephraim Burchfield (American, 1893-1967) Three Ink Drawings: Lucky Birds , Forgotten

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Charles Ephraim Burchfield (American, 1893-1967) Three Ink Drawings: Lucky Birds, Forgotten, and "Howdy" Lucky Birds signed and dated "CHARLES BURCHFIELD - JULY 1910"l.r., titled l.c.; More ...

Portsmouth, Virginia Yellow Fever Award Medal

Portsmouth, Virginia Yellow Fever Award Medal

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1262
Sold for:
$308$250

Portsmouth, Virginia Yellow Fever Award Medal, c. 1856, designed by Francis N. Mitchell and struck in copper, the obverse with a view of the Portsmouth Naval Hospital, the reverse with presentation More ...

Captain Daniel Badger Needlework Memorial

Captain Daniel Badger Needlework Memorial

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$33,210$27,000

Captain Daniel Badger Needlework Memorial, stitched by Ann Jones Badger, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1821, worked in silk threads, a family flanking the urn atop a pedestal with printed inscription More ...

Simon Willard Jr. Brass Skeleton Clock

Simon Willard Jr. Brass Skeleton Clock

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
294
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

Simon Willard Jr. Brass Skeleton Clock, Boston, Massachusetts, or New York City, c. 1825-35, the skeletonized thirty-hour timepiece with recoil escapement, crutch with beat setting device, brass and More ...

Reverse-painted Drugstore Sign

Reverse-painted Drugstore Sign

Auction:
2744M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 10, 2014
Lot:
689
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Reverse-painted Drugstore Sign, America, late 19th/early 20th century, with oak frame, green-painted and gilt border surrounding a white ground with gilt and black-painted lettering advertising the More ...

Macclintock, Samuel (1732-1804) The Choice: a Discourse, Occasioned by the Present Severe Drought; the Mortal Fever which Prevails in P

Macclintock, Samuel (1732-1804) The Choice: a Discourse, Occasioned by the Present Severe Drought; the Mortal Fever which Prevails in P

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
206
Unsold
 

Macclintock, Samuel (1732-1804) The Choice: a Discourse, Occasioned by the Present Severe Drought; the Mortal Fever which Prevails in Portsmouth. Boston: for Thomas Adams, 1798. First edition, More ...

James Sharples (British/American, 1752-1811)      Pair of Portraits of Dr. Reuben Smith and His Son Elihu Smith.

James Sharples (British/American, 1752-1811) Pair of Portraits of Dr. Reuben Smith and His Son Elihu Smith.

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$7,200$6,000

James Sharples (British/American, 1752-1811) Pair of Portraits of Dr. Reuben Smith and His Son Elihu Smith. Unsigned. Pastel on paper, oval portraits, sight size 9 x 7 in., in oval gilt-gesso More ...

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902)      Head of Christ

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902) Head of Christ

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
435
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902) Head of Christ Signed and dated "ThNast/1900" l.r., numbered "10.20..." in red on the stretcher, with a label from Abbey Art Galleries, Pittsburgh, affixed to More ...

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902)      Head of Christ

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902) Head of Christ

Auction:
2560B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 09, 2011
Lot:
332
Unsold
 

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902) Head of Christ Signed and dated "ThNast/1900" l.r., numbered "10.20..." in red on the stretcher, with a label from Abbey Art Galleries, Pittsburgh, affixed to More ...

(Medicine)

(Medicine)

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 11, 2011
Lot:
100
Sold for:
$49$40

(Medicine), Milman, Francis, An Enquiry Into the Source from whence the Symptoms of the Scurvy and of Putrid Fevers..., London, 1782, calf, 8vo, (bumped and chipped, covers with soiling, browning to More ...

Portrait Miniature of New York Physician Dr. Thomas Cock,      c. 1840

Portrait Miniature of New York Physician Dr. Thomas Cock, c. 1840

Auction:
2497
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 18, 2010
Lot:
861
Sold for:
$830$700

Portrait Miniature of New York Physician Dr. Thomas Cock, c. 1840, watercolor on ivory, 4 1/2 x 3 3/4 in., in a period gilt gesso frame. Condition: Very good. Note: According to a short More ...

Elling William (Bill) Gollings  (American, 1878-1932)      Squaw  /Landscape with Native American on Horseback

Elling William (Bill) Gollings (American, 1878-1932) Squaw /Landscape with Native American on Horseback

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
410
Unsold
 

Elling William (Bill) Gollings (American, 1878-1932) Squaw/Landscape with Native American on Horseback Signed "Gollings..." l.l., titled and inscribed "...M.H." on the reverse. Oil on canvas, More ...

(Medicine)

(Medicine)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
468
Unsold
 

(Medicine), Milman, Francis, An Enquiry Into the Source from whence the Symptoms of the Scurvy and of Putrid Fevers..., London, 1782, calf, 8vo, (bumped and chipped, covers with soiling, browning to More ...

Attributed to Chester Harding (Massachusetts, 1792-1866      Portrait of Colonel John Basil Clarke.

Attributed to Chester Harding (Massachusetts, 1792-1866 Portrait of Colonel John Basil Clarke.

Auction:
2460
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 07, 2009
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Attributed to Chester Harding (Massachusetts, 1792-1866 Portrait of Colonel John Basil Clarke. Unsigned, subject identified on reverse "...Col. John Basil Clarke who died of yellow fever, in the More ...

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock attributed to Aaron Willard, Jr.

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock attributed to Aaron Willard, Jr.

Auction:
2444
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 15, 2009
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock attributed to Aaron Willard, Jr., Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1810, convex painted iron dial with Arabic numerals, cross-banded inlaid frames enclosing More ...

Japanese School, 20th Century      Slight Fever

Japanese School, 20th Century Slight Fever

Auction:
2439
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 20, 2008
Lot:
736
Sold for:
$533$450

Japanese School, 20th Century Slight Fever Signed "YUKIKO NAKAMURA" in pencil l.r. Drypoint etching, sight size 34 1/2 x 24 in., framed. Condition: Not examined out of frame. More ...

Tytler, James

Tytler, James

Auction:
2353
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2007
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$147$125

Tytler, James, A Treatise on the Plague and Yellow Fever, Salem: Joshua Cushing, 1799, full calf, 8vo, (preface page lacking, starting, bumped, foxing). More ...

Daguerrian Camera by C.C. Harrison

Daguerrian Camera by C.C. Harrison

Auction:
2314
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 03, 2005
Lot:
732
Sold for:
$12,925$11,000

Daguerrian Camera by C.C. Harrison, New York, quarter-plate, the rosewood veneered body with champfered front and back, sliding box focusing, hinged top with bone knobs, capacity for two plates, More ...

(Lincoln, William Wallace "Willie," 1850-1862)

(Lincoln, William Wallace "Willie," 1850-1862)

Auction:
2218
Auction:
Sale #2218 - Nov 02, 2003
Lot:
243
Unsold
 

(Lincoln, William Wallace "Willie," 1850-1862), Lock of hair, encased in a small tintype box, bound with small string and with a muslin background; Willie Lincoln, the third son of Abraham More ...

Pieced Cotton Pictorial Quilt of the Bark Mary Edson

Pieced Cotton Pictorial Quilt of the Bark Mary Edson

Auction:
2198
Auction:
Sale #2198 - Jun 08, 2003
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

Pieced Cotton Pictorial Quilt of the Bark Mary Edson, made by Hope Atkins Howes, America, third quarter 19th century, the three-masted ship constructed of pieced rose pink calico segments on a brown More ...

(Lincoln, William Wallace "Willie," 1850-1862)

(Lincoln, William Wallace "Willie," 1850-1862)

Auction:
2167
Auction:
Sale #2167 - Oct 26, 2002
Lot:
52
Unsold
 

(Lincoln, William Wallace "Willie," 1850-1862), Lock of hair, encased in a small tintype box, bound with small string and with a muslin background; Willie Lincoln, the third son of Abraham More ...

Shaker Cogswell Family Correspondance

Shaker Cogswell Family Correspondance

Auction:
2052
Auction:
Sale #2052 - Feb 24, 2001
Lot:
379D
Sold for:
$115$100

Shaker Cogswell Family Correspondance, c. 1846-47, five letters written from Boston and Dorchester to Shaker Village in Pittsfield, Massachusetts and Pawtucket, Rhode Island, containing family and More ...