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Caribbean Cup Hilt Rapier

Caribbean Cup Hilt Rapier

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
180
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Caribbean Cup Hilt Rapier, c. mid-17th century, iron hilt, quillons, cup, and teardrop-form pommel, finely woven wire grip with brass ferrules, long double-edged blade with a central fuller, blade More ...

George J. Heisely Surveyor's Compass

George J. Heisely Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$369$300

George J. Heisely Surveyor's Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 6-in. dia. engraved silvered dial with eight-line rose, engraved in script "G.J. Heisely Harrisburg," fleur-de-lis representing north, More ...

Framed "Margret Doebler" Needlework Pocketbook

Framed "Margret Doebler" Needlework Pocketbook

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
588
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Framed "Margret Doebler" Needlework Pocketbook, Mrs. Leah Meguier's School, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1818, the body with zigzag stitches, the ends with three lines of alphabet and stitched More ...

Two Three-gallon Pennsylvania Stoneware Jugs

Two Three-gallon Pennsylvania Stoneware Jugs

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1558
Sold for:
$492$400

Two Three-gallon Pennsylvania Stoneware Jugs, 19th century, an F.H. Cowden, Harrisburg, jug with cobalt flower decoration and a J.M. Harper, Easton, jug with cobalt sunflower, ht. to 15 1/4 in. More ...

Unusual Heisely & Son Vernier Compass

Unusual Heisely & Son Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Unusual Heisely & Son Vernier Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1815, 6 1/2-in. rotating engraved silvered dial marked "Heisely & Son/Harrisburg," floral- and line-engraved eight-point rose, More ...

Two Heisely Surveyor's Compasses

Two Heisely Surveyor's Compasses

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$400$325

Two Heisely Surveyor's Compasses, 6 1/2-in. Frederick A. Heisely marked "Pittsburgh," and a 6 1/2-in. G.F. Heisely marked "Harrisburg," lg. 14 1/2 and 15 1/2 in. More ...

Frederick A. Heisely Vernier Compass

Frederick A. Heisely Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$369$300

Frederick A. Heisely Vernier Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, original lacquered instrument with 7-in. dia. silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, dual spirit levels, outkeeper and More ...

Honore Pellegrin (France, England, United States, 1793-1869), Ship Harrisburg of Boston O. Matthews Master, Entering Marseilles Novbr 1

Honore Pellegrin (France, England, United States, 1793-1869), Ship Harrisburg of Boston O. Matthews Master, Entering Marseilles Novbr 1

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$984$800

Honore Pellegrin (France, England, United States, 1793-1869) Ship Harrisburg of Boston O. Matthews Master, Entering Marseilles Novbr 15th 1852 Signed and dated "Sr. Pellegrin Marseilles 1852" More ...

Pennsylvania Walnut Tall Clock

Pennsylvania Walnut Tall Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1519
Sold for:
$615$500

Pennsylvania Walnut Tall Clock, Samuel Hill, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1790, flat-top molded case with freestanding turned columns flanking the painted iron dial marked "S. Hill Harrisburg" with More ...

Four Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Vessels

Four Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Vessels

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$738$600

Four Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Vessels, a "Lyons" churn, a "Cowden & Wilcox/Harrisburg PA" jug, a "John McCullough/Wines & Liquors/Pitts. PA." advertising jug, and a small unmarked jug, ht. to 12 More ...

Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass

Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$523$425

Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1836, 6-in. silvered dial with fully engraved eight-point rose, and fleur-de-lis representing north, outer ring calibrated 0-90 in More ...

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$492$400

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, first half 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Heisley Harrisburg," in More ...

Printed Birth and Baptismal Fraktur

Printed Birth and Baptismal Fraktur

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
605
Unsold
 

Printed Birth and Baptismal Fraktur, D.G. Peters, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1845, the printed German text block flanked by watercolor angels and birds with spreadwing eagle above, in original More ...

Paint-decorated Dower Chest for Jacob Desch

Paint-decorated Dower Chest for Jacob Desch

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
784
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Paint-decorated Dower Chest for Jacob Desch, eastern Pennsylvania, c. 1785, top with applied molded edge opens above a dovetail-constructed box with till, above three thumb-molded short drawers and More ...

Honore Pellegrin (France, England, United States, 1793-1869), Ship Harrisburg of Boston O. Matthews Master, Entering Marseilles Novbr 1

Honore Pellegrin (France, England, United States, 1793-1869), Ship Harrisburg of Boston O. Matthews Master, Entering Marseilles Novbr 1

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
188
Unsold
 

Honore Pellegrin (France, England, United States, 1793-1869) Ship Harrisburg of Boston O. Matthews Master, Entering Marseilles Novbr 15th 1852 Signed and dated "Sr. Pellegrin Marseilles 1852" More ...

Four-gallon Cobalt-decorated Cowden & Wilcox Stoneware Jug

Four-gallon Cobalt-decorated Cowden & Wilcox Stoneware Jug

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
537
Sold for:
$738$600

Four-gallon Cobalt-decorated Cowden & Wilcox Stoneware Jug, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1865, flat rolled rim, applied strap handle, the front marked "COWDEN & WILCOX/HARRISBURG PA," with cobalt More ...

Large Cobalt Floral-decorated Stoneware Jar

Large Cobalt Floral-decorated Stoneware Jar

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$369$300

Large Cobalt Floral-decorated Stoneware Jar, John Young & Co., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1856-58, four-gallon ovoid jar with molded mouth, applied lug handles with cobalt-daubed terminals, the front More ...

American School, 19th Century    Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall), Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

American School, 19th Century Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall), Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
774
Sold for:
$861$700

American School, 19th Century Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall), Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Unsigned, each inscribed with the sitter's name and location on the reverse. More ...

Round Pincushion Wallpaper Circular Box

Round Pincushion Wallpaper Circular Box

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2016
Lot:
465
Sold for:
$369$300

Round Pincushion Wallpaper Circular Box, attributed to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1870, turquoise paper with applied yellow and dark blue leaves and metallic foil geometric devices, the top with More ...

American School, 19th Century    Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall), Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

American School, 19th Century Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall), Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1172
Unsold
 

American School, 19th Century Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall), Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Unsigned, each inscribed with the sitter's name and location on the reverse. More ...

Five Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Vessels

Five Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Vessels

Auction:
2886M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 10, 2016
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Five Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Vessels, 19th century, an "A.K. Billard, Bennington, V.T." three-gallon grapevine-decorated crock, a "Cowden & Wilcox/Harrisburg" spittoon, a "Frank B. More ...

McDowell-style Forage Cap and Image of First Sergeant James L. McClure, Killed at the Battle of Antietam

McDowell-style Forage Cap and Image of First Sergeant James L. McClure, Killed at the Battle of Antietam

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

McDowell-style Forage Cap and Image of First Sergeant James L. McClure, Killed at the Battle of Antietam, c. 1861-62, blue superfine broadcloth body (missing chinstrap), with a ghost of a G above More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall), Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

American School, 19th Century Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall), Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2015
Lot:
1528
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

American School, 19th Century Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall), Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Unsigned, each inscribed with the sitters' names and location on the reverse. More ...

Two Stoneware Jars and Two Stoneware Jugs

Two Stoneware Jars and Two Stoneware Jugs

Auction:
2824T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2015
Lot:
1104
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Stoneware Jars and Two Stoneware Jugs, America, 19th century, including a one and one half-gallon cylindrical jar with flat band rim, tooled shoulder decorated with a cobalt floral spay marked More ...

Pennsylvania-made Kepi

Pennsylvania-made Kepi

Auction:
2763T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2014
Lot:
1087
Sold for:
$492$400

Pennsylvania-made Kepi, c. mid to late 19th century, dark blue broadcloth band, rise, and crown, decorated on the crown with gold galloon, and metallic gold tape around the band, cuff-size general More ...

Polychrome Decorated Carved Pine American Flag

Polychrome Decorated Carved Pine American Flag

Auction:
2744M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 10, 2014
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Polychrome Decorated Carved Pine American Flag, attributed to George Stapf (1862-1958), Lancaster and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. late 19th/early 20th century, the elongated "waving" form with More ...

Attributed to Mr. Boyd (possibly Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, area, early 19th century), Four Miniature Profile Portraits, Reportedly of

Attributed to Mr. Boyd (possibly Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, area, early 19th century), Four Miniature Profile Portraits, Reportedly of

Auction:
2744M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 10, 2014
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Attributed to "Mr. Boyd" (possibly Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, area, early 19th century), Four Miniature Profile Portraits, Reportedly of the Radcliffe Family. Unsigned. Oil on panel, the four More ...

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug and Two Crocks and a Jar

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug and Two Crocks and a Jar

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
527
Sold for:
$450$375

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug and Two Crocks and a Jar, the jug made impressed "Wright & Son, Taunton, Mass." with cobalt retailer's firm stenciled on the front "Daniel Feeney Hudson Mass.," two More ...

(Nature)

(Nature)

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
471
Sold for:
$83$70

(Nature), four titles in six volumes, Forbush, Edward Howe (1858-1929), Birds of Massachusetts..., [Boston], 1927-29, in three volumes; Holland, W.J., The Moth Book, and The Butterfly Book, both New More ...

(Militia, Pennsylvania, 19th century)

(Militia, Pennsylvania, 19th century)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
334
Unsold
 

(Militia, Pennsylvania, 19th century), A Bill Entitled, An Act for the Regulation of the Militia of this Commonwealth, Harrisburg: Henry Webb, 1834, original wraps, reported in the Senate, February More ...