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Gold Presentation Snuffbox

Gold Presentation Snuffbox

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Gold Presentation Snuffbox, unmarked, most likely late 18th/early 19th century, the lid with chased scene of Poseidon being pulled by two hippocampi through the ocean, interior with engraved More ...

Classical Carved and Gilt-gesso Girandole Mirror

Classical Carved and Gilt-gesso Girandole Mirror

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Classical Carved and Gilt-gesso Girandole Mirror, 19th century, the cresting with a carved hippocampus, (imperfections), ht. 42, wd. 21 3/4 in. More ...

Classical Carved and Gilt-gesso Girandole Mirror

Classical Carved and Gilt-gesso Girandole Mirror

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1640
Unsold
 

Classical Carved and Gilt-gesso Girandole Mirror, 19th century, the cresting with a carved hippocampus, (imperfections), ht. 42, wd. 21 3/4 in. More ...

Four Continental Neoclassical and Neoclassical-style Side Chairs

Four Continental Neoclassical and Neoclassical-style Side Chairs

Auction:
2775T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 08, 2015
Lot:
1227
Sold for:
$98$80

Four Continental Neoclassical and Neoclassical-style Side Chairs, a pair of Hippocampus-painted chairs with fluted, square, tapering legs and a pair of caned chairs with scrolled crests and reeded, More ...

Carved Gilt-gesso Girandole Convex Mirror

Carved Gilt-gesso Girandole Convex Mirror

Auction:
2712M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2014
Lot:
1185
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Carved Gilt-gesso Girandole Convex Mirror, England or America, early 19th century, the cresting with a hippocampus on rocks flanked by foliate devices, over a ropetwist and molded frame with four More ...

Four Mostly Asian Items

Four Mostly Asian Items

Auction:
2706M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2014
Lot:
654
Sold for:
$111$90

Four Mostly Asian Items, 20th century, two copper vases, a cast brass hippocampus figure, and a brass bell with carved wood stand, (imperfections), ht. to 17 1/4, wd. to 15 1/2, dp. to 6 1/2 in. More ...

Two Wedgwood Porcelain Covered Tureens

Two Wedgwood Porcelain Covered Tureens

Auction:
2677M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2013
Lot:
751
Sold for:
$270$225

Two Wedgwood Porcelain Covered Tureens, 19th century, one with nautical theme, blue decoration, and hippocampus finial, the other with green decoration, ladle, and compote-form finial, ht. to 6 1/2, More ...

Two 14kt Gold Seahorse Pins

Two 14kt Gold Seahorse Pins

Auction:
2625M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 13, 2012
Lot:
592
Sold for:
$480$400

Two 14kt Gold Seahorse Pins, each with a bezel-set emerald or ruby eye, total 9.2 dwt, lg. 1 3/8 and 2 1/8 in. More ...

Silver Seahorse Suite, Carl Schon, Inc.

Silver Seahorse Suite, Carl Schon, Inc.

Auction:
2601B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 12, 2012
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$444$375

Silver Seahorse Suite, Carl Schon, Inc., Baltimore, Maryland, the seahorse brooch with jade insect, together with a pair of earrings, lg. 2 1/2, 3/4 in., brooch signed. More ...

Two Oceanic Jewelry Items

Two Oceanic Jewelry Items

Auction:
2562M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 15, 2011
Lot:
551
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Two Oceanic Jewelry Items, a 14kt gold, diamond, and sapphire seahorse brooch with cabochon ruby eye, and a 14kt gold, opal, and black pearl pendant of a mermaid surrounded by coral, seahorses, and More ...

14kt Gold and Carnelian Ring

14kt Gold and Carnelian Ring

Auction:
2539B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 15, 2011
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

14kt Gold and Carnelian Ring, c. 1940s, set with a round cabochon carnelian, the mount with cattail, starfish, and seahorse motifs, size 6 1/2. More ...

Wedgwood & Bentley Rosso Antico Teakettle and Cover

Wedgwood & Bentley Rosso Antico Teakettle and Cover

Auction:
2532B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 07, 2011
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$8,295$7,000

Wedgwood & Bentley Rosso Antico Teakettle and Cover, England, late 18th century, lobed bail handle, globular form with seahorse finial, impressed mark, ht. 8 in. More ...

Continental Silver Whistle

Continental Silver Whistle

Auction:
2519B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 02, 2010
Lot:
758
Sold for:
$652$550

Continental Silver Whistle, early 19th century, formed as a seahorse, and suspending three bells, the stem of whistle engraved with monograms and dates, unmarked, lg. 4 in., approx. 1.5 troy oz. More ...

Small Group of Sterling Silver Jewelry

Small Group of Sterling Silver Jewelry

Auction:
2516M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 15, 2010
Lot:
454
Sold for:
$95$80

Small Group of Sterling Silver Jewelry, including a David-Andersen enameled butterfly brooch, two Norwegian enameled heart pendants, and a vintage Mexican turquoise and sterling silver seahorse More ...

Small Group of Sterling Silver Jewelry

Small Group of Sterling Silver Jewelry

Auction:
2511
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 17, 2010
Lot:
518
Unsold
 

Small Group of Sterling Silver Jewelry, including a David-Andersen enameled butterfly brooch, two Norwegian enameled heart pendants, and a vintage Mexican turquoise and sterling silver seahorse More ...

Silver Cross and Chain

Silver Cross and Chain

Auction:
2510
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 15, 2010
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$504$425

Silver Cross and Chain, the cross highly decorated with aquatic creatures and various seashells, suspended from a chain of naturalistic seahorse-form links, lg. 15 1/2, 2 7/8 in., (chain with More ...

George W. Shiebler & Co. Sterling and Parcel-gilt Aesthetic Movement Matchsafe

George W. Shiebler & Co. Sterling and Parcel-gilt Aesthetic Movement Matchsafe

Auction:
2498
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 10, 2010
Lot:
824
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

George W. Shiebler & Co. Sterling and Parcel-gilt Aesthetic Movement Matchsafe, late 19th century, retailed by Tiffany & Co., rectangular, molded with pattern of shells, and mounted to one side with More ...

Nine Silver and Silver Plate Matchsafes

Nine Silver and Silver Plate Matchsafes

Auction:
2498
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 10, 2010
Lot:
836
Sold for:
$533$450

Nine Silver and Silver Plate Matchsafes, late 19th-early 20th century, four sterling: a Watson with Art Nouveau daisies, a Gorham with Renaissance Revival scrolls and grotesque masks, a scroll More ...

Ed Hurley Seahorse Ash Stand

Ed Hurley Seahorse Ash Stand

Auction:
2489
Auction:
20th Century Design - Mar 27, 2010
Lot:
310
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Ed Hurley Seahorse Ash Stand Bronze Cincinnati, 1869-1950 Bowl decorated on underside with five seahorses and waves, the stem with a larger seahorse joined to the stylized starfish five-prong More ...

Pair of Large Chinese Export Porcelain Vases

Pair of Large Chinese Export Porcelain Vases

Auction:
2494
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 07, 2010
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

Pair of Large Chinese Export Porcelain Vases, early 20th century, baluster form with shaped seahorse handles, decorated in polychrome enamels about the sides with numerous figures and plaques with More ...

Two Gold Brooches

Two Gold Brooches

Auction:
2488
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 17, 2009
Lot:
501
Sold for:
$415$350

Two Gold Brooches, a 14kt gold seahorse with diamond eye, and a 9kt gold, enamel, and seed pearl seashell. More ...

Continental Carved and Painted Oak Figure of a Seahorse

Continental Carved and Painted Oak Figure of a Seahorse

Auction:
2481
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 24, 2009
Lot:
629
Sold for:
$119$100

Continental Carved and Painted Oak Figure of a Seahorse, 19th century, the figure with curved tail and out-stretched legs, on a later circular socle, lg. 11 3/8 in. More ...

Four American Sterling Matchsafes

Four American Sterling Matchsafes

Auction:
2475
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 03, 2009
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$770$650

Four American Sterling Matchsafes, late 19th century, a Gorham example with Art Nouveau acorns and oak leaves, monogrammed, lg. 2 5/8, a Whiting example with a seahorse to front, monogrammed, lg. 2 More ...

Three 18kt Gold Brooches

Three 18kt Gold Brooches

Auction:
2471
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 15, 2009
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$948$800

Three 18kt Gold Brooches, a seahorse, bird in flight, and scallop shell, two with diamond melee accents, 15.8 dwt, lg. 2, 1 1/2, and 3/4 in. More ...

Lot of Two Animal Prints:      Helen Baker (American, 20th Century), Seahorse Parade

Lot of Two Animal Prints: Helen Baker (American, 20th Century), Seahorse Parade

Auction:
2470
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2009
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$267$225

Lot of Two Animal Prints: Helen Baker (American, 20th Century), Seahorse Parade, color monotype; American School, 20th Century, Penguins, color etching with aquatint and roulette. The former More ...

Four Soapstone Seals

Four Soapstone Seals

Auction:
2430
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 18, 2008
Lot:
540
Sold for:
$504$425

Four Soapstone Seals, China, 19th century or earlier, finials carved with a seahorse, phoenix, kylin, and a mythical animal, seals intact. More ...

14kt Gold and Pearl Scallop Shell and Seahorse Bracelet and a Gold-filled Charm   Bracelet

14kt Gold and Pearl Scallop Shell and Seahorse Bracelet and a Gold-filled Charm Bracelet

Auction:
2414
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 18, 2008
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$593$500

14kt Gold and Pearl Scallop Shell and Seahorse Bracelet and a Gold-filled Charm Bracelet, the latter with gold and gold-filled charms, both lg. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Four Patinated Metal Statues

Four Patinated Metal Statues

Auction:
2404
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 16, 2008
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$356$300

Four Patinated Metal Statues, including gilded image of Neptune on seahorse with trident, two figures of crawling babies, and a gymnast in pose. More ...

Group of Sterling Silver Jewelry Items, Tiffany & Co., Elsa Peretti

Group of Sterling Silver Jewelry Items, Tiffany & Co., Elsa Peretti

Auction:
2401
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 18, 2008
Lot:
642N
Sold for:
$711$600

Group of Sterling Silver Jewelry Items, Tiffany & Co., Elsa Peretti, a "Teardrop" necklace and earpendants, "Seahorse" necklace, and "Eternal Circle" pendant, all signed. More ...

Helen Baker (American, 20th Century)      Seahorse Parade

Helen Baker (American, 20th Century) Seahorse Parade

Auction:
2390
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 08, 2007
Lot:
471
Unsold
 

Helen Baker (American, 20th Century) Seahorse Parade Signed "Helen Baker" in pencil l.r. Color woodblock print, 16 1/6 x 21 5/8 in., framed. Condition: Minor wear to frame, not examined out of More ...