Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Search All Lots

BP BP

Search

Your search has returned 725 results.
Save your search - find out immediately when "Geography of the United States" is available at auction!

American School, 20th Century      Pierce & Kilburn Shipyard, Fairhaven, Massachusetts, 1957

American School, 20th Century Pierce & Kilburn Shipyard, Fairhaven, Massachusetts, 1957

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1307
Estimate:
$400 - $600

American School, 20th Century Pierce & Kilburn Shipyard, Fairhaven, Massachusetts, 1957 Inscribed "Ruy de Castro & Silva" l.r. Oil on canvas, 28 x 48 in., in a molded frame. Condition: More ...

Violin

Violin

Auction:
3260B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Jun 02, 2019
Lot:
242
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Violin, labeled W. J. Fleischer/Artistic Series Handmade Instrument/Copy of: STRAD 1723/Maker C. CHANG 2013/Boca Raton, FL - Naples, FL - San Juan, PR, length of back 354 mm. More ...

American Violin, Calvin Baker, Boston, 1873

American Violin, Calvin Baker, Boston, 1873

Auction:
3260B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Jun 02, 2019
Lot:
250
Estimate:
$400 - $600

American Violin, Calvin Baker, Boston, 1873, labeled EMMONS HAMLIN,/BOSTON./No. 15 - Old Wood. 1873., length of back 359 mm, with case and bow. More ...

Three Southwest Cabinet Cards

Three Southwest Cabinet Cards

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$492$400

Three Southwest Cabinet Cards, by D.B. Chase, Santa Fe, New Mexico, "Pueblo Dancers," "View of Taos," and burros loaded with deer, photos 4 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. More ...

Two Albumen Photographs of Native Americans

Two Albumen Photographs of Native Americans

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Albumen Photographs of Native Americans, Troy Studios, a group of young people in Western clothing, the other a group in Native American dress, mounted in an ornate wood frame, photos 4 x 9 and More ...

Folk Art Pipe with Snake-Wrapped Stem

Folk Art Pipe with Snake-Wrapped Stem

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
122
Unsold
 

Folk Art Pipe with Snake-Wrapped Stem, c. 1900-20, wood stem with carved snake running down its length, painted wood bowl in the shape of a horned animal, lg. 22 1/4 in. More ...

Two Framed Trenton Tile Co. Portrait Tiles

Two Framed Trenton Tile Co. Portrait Tiles

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$135$110

Two Framed Trenton Tile Co. Portrait Tiles, Trenton, New Jersey, male and female figures in 17th century dress, velvet-covered wood frames, impressed mark "Trenton Tile Co. Trenton N.J. U.S.A.," 10 More ...

Union National Large Chest of Drawers and Small Chest of Drawers

Union National Large Chest of Drawers and Small Chest of Drawers

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1062
Unsold
 

Union National Large Chest of Drawers and Small Chest of Drawers, Jamestown, New York, c. 1960, unmarked, ht. 32, 32, wd. 88, 32, dp. 19, 19 in. More ...

Red-painted Wood and Steel Cranberry Scoop

Red-painted Wood and Steel Cranberry Scoop

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1191
Sold for:
$123$100

Red-painted Wood and Steel Cranberry Scoop, C.R. King, Carlisle, Kentucky, late 19th century, long handle with steel forks, the back marked in stencil "C.R. KING/CARLISLE, KY.," ht. 19, wd. 10, dp. More ...

Picturesque California and The Region West of the Rocky Mountains, from Alaska to Mexico

Picturesque California and The Region West of the Rocky Mountains, from Alaska to Mexico

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1266
Sold for:
$160$130

Picturesque California and The Region West of the Rocky Mountains, from Alaska to Mexico, J. Dewing Co., San Francisco and New York, 1887. More ...

Two Small Contemporary Paintings of Nantucket:    Sharon Woods Hussey (American, b. 1949), Late Afternoon

Two Small Contemporary Paintings of Nantucket: Sharon Woods Hussey (American, b. 1949), Late Afternoon

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1328
Sold for:
$148$120

Two Small Contemporary Paintings of Nantucket: Sharon Woods Hussey (American, b. 1949), Late Afternoon, monogrammed "SWH" l.r., titled and signed on the reverse, oil on board, 4 x 5 in.; and More ...

Waterbury Oak Eight-day Wall Clock

Waterbury Oak Eight-day Wall Clock

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1407
Sold for:
$37$30

Waterbury Oak Eight-day Wall Clock, ht. 24, wd. 16 in. More ...

Retro 14kt Bicolor Brooch, Eckfeldt & Ackley

Retro 14kt Bicolor Brooch, Eckfeldt & Ackley

Auction:
3250T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 14, 2019
Lot:
1169
Sold for:
$338$275

Retro 14kt Bicolor Brooch, Eckfeldt & Ackley, Newark, New Jersey, 10.9 dwt, lg. 2 5/8 in., maker's mark. More ...

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Note Signed 2 December 1880.

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Note Signed 2 December 1880.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1014A
Sold for:
$246$200

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Note Signed 2 December 1880. Single leaf of wove writing paper with "Mentor, Ohio" printed at the top, in a secretarial hand, inscribed over one page, to an attorney More ...

Revere, Paul (1735-1818) North Battery Restrike Plate.

Revere, Paul (1735-1818) North Battery Restrike Plate.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1028
Unsold
 

Revere, Paul (1735-1818) North Battery Restrike Plate. Single leaf of wove paper with a later imprint from the original copper-plate engraving originally engraved by Revere c. 1762, a fulfilled copy More ...

Holley, Mary Austin Phelps (1784-1846) Texas.

Holley, Mary Austin Phelps (1784-1846) Texas.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1110
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Holley, Mary Austin Phelps (1784-1846) Texas. Lexington, KY: J. Clarke & Co., 1836. First edition, "An entirely different book from Mrs. Holley's 1833 volume [of the same title]"; illustrated with More ...

Yachting Photography: Two Photo Books of Private Cruises.

Yachting Photography: Two Photo Books of Private Cruises.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1207
Sold for:
$431$350

Yachting Photography: Two Photo Books of Private Cruises. Including: The First Cruise of the Aztec, owned by Albert C. Burrage, a photo album chronicling a trip that began in New York City on August More ...

Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn Railroad, a Large Archive of Photographs and other Material.

Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn Railroad, a Large Archive of Photographs and other Material.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1233
Sold for:
$800$650

Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn Railroad, a Large Archive of Photographs and other Material. Including: thirty-three albumen prints on mounts of which approximately ten are stamped and signed with More ...

Sidonie Caron (American, b. 1932)    A Family Affair

Sidonie Caron (American, b. 1932) A Family Affair

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1060
Sold for:
$123$100

Sidonie Caron (American, b. 1932) A Family Affair. Signed "Caron" l.r., titled in an inscription on the reverse, with a label from the Portland Art Museum Rental Sales Gallery, Portland, Oregon, More ...

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956)      "Just a Middle-Aged Waiter in a Quiet Hotel for Gentlefolk."

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) "Just a Middle-Aged Waiter in a Quiet Hotel for Gentlefolk."

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1345
Sold for:
$37$30

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) "Just a Middle-Aged Waiter in a Quiet Hotel for Gentlefolk." Signed "Orson Lowell" l.l., titled and dated "...1931" in an exhibition label affixed to the More ...

Roseville Pottery Dogwood Jardiniere

Roseville Pottery Dogwood Jardiniere

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1147
Sold for:
$86$70

Roseville Pottery Dogwood Jardiniere, ht. 9, dia. 12 in. More ...

Two Framed D. Appleton & Co. Hand-colored Engravings

Two Framed D. Appleton & Co. Hand-colored Engravings

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1332
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Framed D. Appleton & Co. Hand-colored Engravings, City of New York From Brooklyn Heights and Washington From Arlington Heights, ht. 13 1/2, wd. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Continental Silver-mounted Agate Page Turner

Continental Silver-mounted Agate Page Turner

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$154$125

Continental Silver-mounted Agate Page Turner, late 19th/early 20th century, unmarked, lg. 8 3/4 in. Provenance: Property from the Estate of A. Margaret Bok, Rockport, ME More ...

Gorham Sterling Silver Coffeepot

Gorham Sterling Silver Coffeepot

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
389
Sold for:
$215$175

Gorham Sterling Silver Coffeepot, Providence, c. 1885, monogrammed, ht. 7 1/2 in., approx. 14.3 troy oz. More ...

James Allan & Co. 14kt Gold Multicolored Box-hinged Hunter-case Watch

James Allan & Co. 14kt Gold Multicolored Box-hinged Hunter-case Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

James Allan & Co. 14kt Gold Multicolored Box-hinged Hunter-case Watch, Charleston, South Carolina, fully engraved and decorated case with central mounted diamond, sunk center porcelain dial with More ...

Appleton Tracy & Co. Hunter-case Watch

Appleton Tracy & Co. Hunter-case Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$923$750

Appleton Tracy & Co. Hunter-case Watch, Waltham, Massachusetts, c. 1857, engine-turned coin silver case housing the unusual arabic numeral dial with sunk seconds, movement marked "Appleton Tracy & More ...

Unusual Hamilton Watch Co. "939" Hunter-case Watch for a Wisconsin Watchmaker

Unusual Hamilton Watch Co. "939" Hunter-case Watch for a Wisconsin Watchmaker

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$492$400

Unusual Hamilton Watch Co. "939" Hunter-case Watch for a Wisconsin Watchmaker, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, coin silver case with arabic numeral dial, sunk center and seconds bit, damascened 17-jewel, More ...

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$215$175

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch, Waltham, Massachusetts, arabic numeral dial with outer minute track and center reading "Waltham Vanguard 23 Jewels," with sunk seconds bit, Geneva stripe More ...

Chelsea U.S. Navy Marine Clock

Chelsea U.S. Navy Marine Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$369$300

Chelsea U.S. Navy Marine Clock, Boston, polished brass case with screw bezel over the 6-in. silvered dial marked "U.S. Navy, Non-Magnetic, Chelsea CLOCK CO. Boston U.S.A.," eight-day time-only More ...

U.S. Navy Chelsea Marine Clock

U.S. Navy Chelsea Marine Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$492$400

U.S. Navy Chelsea Marine Clock, Boston, polished brass case with screw bezel over the 4 1/2-in. silvered dial marked "Chelsea Clock So., Boston, U.S.A., U.S. Navy," eight-day time-only movement, More ...