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Northeast Carved Wood Crook Knife

Northeast Carved Wood Crook Knife

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$431$350

Northeast Carved Wood Crook Knife, last quarter 19th century, the blade secured with copper wire, the handle with human head finial, with painted hair, custom stand, lg. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Navajo Germantown Weaving

Navajo Germantown Weaving

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
507
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Navajo Germantown Weaving, c. 1890s, tightly woven in a colorful eye dazzler pattern with fringed ends, 58 1/2 x 31 in. More ...

Small Navajo Germantown Weaving

Small Navajo Germantown Weaving

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
514
Sold for:
$984$800

Small Navajo Germantown Weaving, c. 1900, a double stepped diamond eye dazzler pattern with serrated side border and fringed end, 28 1/2 x 18 in. More ...

Kiyoshi Saito (Japanese, 1907-1997)      Pansy

Kiyoshi Saito (Japanese, 1907-1997) Pansy

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$615$500

Kiyoshi Saito (Japanese, 1907-1997) Pansy, 1964, edition of 100. Signed "Kiyoshi Saito" in whiting within the image l.l., titled, numbered, and dated "...14/100 1964" in pencil beneath the More ...

Continental School, 17th Century Style      Lady with an Ermine-trimmed Cloak

Continental School, 17th Century Style Lady with an Ermine-trimmed Cloak

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$615$500

Continental School, 17th Century Style Lady with an Ermine-trimmed Cloak Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 16 x 12 3/4 in. (41.0 x 32.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure, varnish More ...

Thanos Tsingos (Greek, 1914-1965)      Abstract

Thanos Tsingos (Greek, 1914-1965) Abstract

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
388
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Thanos Tsingos (Greek, 1914-1965) Abstract Signed "Tsingos" l.r., with a label from Galeri Ar-Is, Istanbul, affixed to the frame backing. Encaustic on Masonite, 8 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. (22.2 x 27.3 More ...

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952)      Narcissus

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
403
Unsold
 

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus, from the series My Mirage Unsigned. Plastic on mirror, 17 x 14 in. (43.2 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Acquired More ...

Persian Manuscript on Blue Paper. Resale Agha Sayyed Jafar (Treatise by Sayyed Jafar.)

Persian Manuscript on Blue Paper. Resale Agha Sayyed Jafar (Treatise by Sayyed Jafar.)

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1148
Unsold
 

Persian Manuscript on Blue Paper. Resale Agha Sayyed Jafar (Treatise by Sayyed Jafar.) Quarto-format manuscript on blue paper, text in black and red, bound in contemporary limp leather, 8 3/4 x 6 More ...

Two Glass Flasks and a Bottle

Two Glass Flasks and a Bottle

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1120
Sold for:
$49$40

Two Glass Flasks and a Bottle, an aqua with double-sided eagle, a swirled amethyst, and a colorless, ht. to 7 1/4 in. More ...

C.C. White (American, 20th/21st Century)      Narrative

C.C. White (American, 20th/21st Century) Narrative

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1394
Sold for:
$123$100

C.C. White (American, 20th/21st Century) Narrative. Signed "C.C. White" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l. Mixed media including watercolor on paper, 30 x 22 in., framed. Condition: Deckled More ...

Two 14kt Gold and Star Sapphire Rings

Two 14kt Gold and Star Sapphire Rings

Auction:
3236T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
2023
Sold for:
$400$325

Two 14kt Gold and Star Sapphire Rings, one white gold, sizes 6 and 6 1/2, total 10.6 dwt. More ...

Three 14kt Gold Stickpins

Three 14kt Gold Stickpins

Auction:
3236T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
2028
Sold for:
$154$125

Three 14kt Gold Stickpins, a Whiteside & Blank amethyst and pearl stickpin, an Alling & Co. gemstone and diamond stickpin, and an unmarked stickpin, lg. to 2 1/2 in., total 3.3 dwt. More ...

Austin Goodwin 14kt Gold, Gemstone, and Pearl Abstract Ring

Austin Goodwin 14kt Gold, Gemstone, and Pearl Abstract Ring

Auction:
3236T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
2031
Sold for:
$677$550

Austin Goodwin 14kt Gold, Gemstone, and Pearl Abstract Ring, with center amethyst, size 7, 8.8 dwt. More ...

Group of Men's Accessories

Group of Men's Accessories

Auction:
3236T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
2034
Sold for:
$277$225

Group of Men's Accessories, including a pair of 14kt white gold cuff links, a sterling silver belt buckle, enameled ladybug pins, and a pair of agate cuff links. More ...

Gorham "Rondo" Sterling Silver Partial Flatware Service

Gorham "Rondo" Sterling Silver Partial Flatware Service

Auction:
3236T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
2219
Sold for:
$523$425

Gorham "Rondo" Sterling Silver Partial Flatware Service, including dinner forks, teaspoons, dinner knives, and serving pieces, total 34.4 troy oz. More ...

Blue Silk Evening Cape

Blue Silk Evening Cape

Auction:
3236T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
2279
Sold for:
$172$140

Blue Silk Evening Cape, unlabeled. More ...

Fifteen Jade and Alabaster Glass Items

Fifteen Jade and Alabaster Glass Items

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1248
Sold for:
$984$800

Fifteen Jade and Alabaster Glass Items, one compote marked "Steuben," ht. to 11 in. More ...

Large Group of Mostly 20th Century Postcards Depicting Native Americans and Bison.     Estimate $200-250

Large Group of Mostly 20th Century Postcards Depicting Native Americans and Bison. Estimate $200-250

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1267
Sold for:
$308$250

Large Group of Mostly 20th Century Postcards Depicting Native Americans and Bison. More ...

Framed International Symposia on Circumcision Human Rights Award Presented to Dr. Benjamin Spock

Framed International Symposia on Circumcision Human Rights Award Presented to Dr. Benjamin Spock

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1268
Unsold
 

Framed International Symposia on Circumcision Human Rights Award Presented to Dr. Benjamin Spock, 1991, edition 1/10, ht. 18 3/4, wd. 21 3/4 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Polychrome Wood Rattle

Northwest Coast Polychrome Wood Rattle

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1419
Sold for:
$209$170

Northwest Coast Polychrome Wood Rattle, 20th century, in the form of a raven with a human figure on the top, in two pieces tied together with cord, lg. 15 1/2 in. More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Triton Candlesticks

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Triton Candlesticks

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
47
Unsold
 

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Triton Candlesticks, England, early 19th century, each molded figure holding a cornucopia-form candle sconce and mounted atop a free-form rocky base, impressed mark, More ...

Wedgwood Rosso Antico Bust of Locke

Wedgwood Rosso Antico Bust of Locke

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$615$500

Wedgwood Rosso Antico Bust of Locke, England, c. 1800, mounted atop a waisted circular socle, impressed title and mark, ht. 8 3/8 in. The property of Jeffrey Milkins. More ...

George III Mahogany Architect's Table

George III Mahogany Architect's Table

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
505
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

George III Mahogany Architect's Table, England, late 18th/early 19th century, top with curved edge, adjustable ratchet support, and removable book rest, swing-out candleholder, top swivels on More ...

Carved Wood Rolling-eye Oswald-style Owl Clock

Carved Wood Rolling-eye Oswald-style Owl Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$615$500

Carved Wood Rolling-eye Oswald-style Owl Clock, 9 1/2-in. tall sculpted owl perched on a book, the rotating eyes with hour and minute markings, with eight-day rear-winding movement. More ...

Unmarked Cased Anemometer

Unmarked Cased Anemometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$554$450

Unmarked Cased Anemometer, lacquered brass instrument with silvered geared wheel calibrated 0-90, propeller blade and directional blade, housed in a fitted mahogany box. Provenance: The More ...

Green/Blue-glazed Water Dropper

Green/Blue-glazed Water Dropper

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
101
Unsold
 

Green/Blue-glazed Water Dropper, China, Ming dynasty style, in the shape of a deity reclining against a toad with his hands atop the toad's head, bisque base, ht. 2 1/2, wd. 4 1/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Archaic-style Green Serpentine Carving

Archaic-style Green Serpentine Carving

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
310
Unsold
 

Archaic-style Green Serpentine Carving, China, early 20th century, rectangular blade-form with slanted edge to one side, with a stylized animal mask in relief on both sides, a character mark on one More ...

Jade-mounted Bronze Hand Mirror with Dragon Belt Hook Handle

Jade-mounted Bronze Hand Mirror with Dragon Belt Hook Handle

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Jade-mounted Bronze Hand Mirror with Dragon Belt Hook Handle, China, 19th century, horizontal oviform, the jade plaque with openwork bird and lotus design, overall ht. 7 1/2, plaque dia. to 4 1/2, More ...

Jade Knot Picker

Jade Knot Picker

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Jade Knot Picker, China, spinach green jade carved with archaic motifs and a lion, tapering to a point at one end, lg. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Spinach Jade Bowl

Spinach Jade Bowl

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
332
Unsold
 

Spinach Jade Bowl, China, 20th century, deep sides curving to an everted rim and rising from a strong foot, dark green stone with numerous white and dark green inclusions, with stand, dia. 6 1/2 More ...