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Gold and Black Enamel Memento Mori Ring

Gold and Black Enamel Memento Mori Ring

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Gold and Black Enamel Memento Mori Ring, England, dated 1733, depicting the attributes of death including a skeleton, hourglass, and pick and shovel, inscription appears to be 'Reb Glifton ob 14 OI More ...

Gold, Black Enamel, and Crystal Memento Mori Ring

Gold, Black Enamel, and Crystal Memento Mori Ring

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Gold, Black Enamel, and Crystal Memento Mori Ring, England, dated 1741, depicting a skull under a crystal, the shank with attributes of death including a winged hourglass, shovel and pick, and More ...

Two Gold Mourning Slides

Two Gold Mourning Slides

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Two Gold Mourning Slides, one probably England, c. 1700, with winged hourglass and skull over hairwork all under a collet-set crystal; and an enamel skull, the reverse with enamel motto "Tous les More ...

Central Plains Beaded Hide Bow Case, Bow, and Quiver

Central Plains Beaded Hide Bow Case, Bow, and Quiver

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$22,140$18,000

Central Plains Beaded Hide Bow Case, Bow, and Quiver, c. early fourth quarter 19th century, detailed with four long fringe treatments at the ends of each beaded panel, the beaded panels with green, More ...

Plains Beaded Commercial Leather Strike-a-Lite Pouch

Plains Beaded Commercial Leather Strike-a-Lite Pouch

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$738$600

Plains Beaded Commercial Leather Strike-a-Lite Pouch, Cheyenne, fourth quarter 19th century, the hourglass form beaded on the front, with hide tassels, lg. 6 in. Provenance: Private collection, More ...

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$984$800

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag, c. 1870, with traces of red ochre overall, the front beaded with a central hourglass design, the back with green and pink stripes, remnant fringe at the More ...

Plateau Painted Parfleche Medicine Bag

Plateau Painted Parfleche Medicine Bag

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
270
Unsold
 

Plateau Painted Parfleche Medicine Bag, c. early fourth quarter 19th century, rawhide painted on the front and the flap with hourglass designs, long hide tassels at the sides, one edge with red More ...

Two Antique Gold, Crystal, and Enamel Memento Mori Rings

Two Antique Gold, Crystal, and Enamel Memento Mori Rings

Auction:
3182T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 27, 2018
Lot:
1442
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Two Antique Gold, Crystal, and Enamel Memento Mori Rings, one dated 1713, with skeleton, hourglass, and pick and shovel, the other with skull under crystal, size 7 1/4, 9. Lots 1436- 1580 are More ...

Nine Painted Wood Items

Nine Painted Wood Items

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$431$350

Nine Painted Wood Items, three boxes of varying size, a sponge-painted panel, three ducks, an hourglass, and a tray. More ...

Turned and Painted Wood Hourglass

Turned and Painted Wood Hourglass

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1087
Sold for:
$338$275

Turned and Painted Wood Hourglass, the top inscribed "Hour glass used by Thadeus Coffin Master of Ship Ann 1791 Bough by Mr. and Mrs. F.W. Henrichs of Nantucket 1893," ht. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Four Pieces of Tartan Ware

Four Pieces of Tartan Ware

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$615$500

Four Pieces of Tartan Ware, Scotland, c. 1900, a green plaid rectangular cotton thread box, lg. 8 3/4; and three red plaid: an hourglass, ht. 7 1/4; pocket watch holder, ht. 5 1/2; and stationary More ...

Donne, John (1572-1631) Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe, or Thesis, that Selfe-homicide is not so Naturally Sinne, that it

Donne, John (1572-1631) Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe, or Thesis, that Selfe-homicide is not so Naturally Sinne, that it

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
53
Unsold
 

Donne, John (1572-1631) Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe, or Thesis, that Selfe-homicide is not so Naturally Sinne, that it may never be otherwise. London: Printed by John Dawson [for More ...

Arredoluce Monza Hourglass Brass Table Lamp

Arredoluce Monza Hourglass Brass Table Lamp

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Arredoluce Monza Hourglass Brass Table Lamp Italy, mid-20th century With inverted milk glass shade, maker's label, total ht. 37 1/8, dia. base 11 1/2 in. More ...

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
176
Unsold
 

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag, c. 1870, with traces of red ochre overall, the front beaded with a central hourglass design, the back with green and pink stripes, remnant fringe at the More ...

Wood and Glass Ship's Fifteen-minute Sandglass

Wood and Glass Ship's Fifteen-minute Sandglass

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Wood and Glass Ship's Fifteen-minute Sandglass, 19th century, blown sandglasses mounted within a wood frame with turned ends, ht. 8 in. More ...

Two-headed Hand Drum, Damaru

Two-headed Hand Drum, Damaru

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1946
Sold for:
$185$150

Two-headed Hand Drum, Damaru, Tibetan China, 18th/19th century, with leather drum heads to both ends, two fabric strikers attached to braided strings stitched to a fabric strap around the waist, the More ...

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
114
Unsold
 

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag, c. 1870, with traces of red ochre overall, the front beaded with a central hourglass design, the back with green and pink stripes, remnant fringe at the More ...

Two-headed Hand Drum, Damaru

Two-headed Hand Drum, Damaru

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
43
Unsold
 

Two-headed Hand Drum, Damaru, Tibetan China, 18th/19th century, with leather drum heads to both ends, two fabric strikers attached to braided strings stitched to a fabric strap around the waist, the More ...

Lakota Beaded and Painted Wood Pipe Tamper

Lakota Beaded and Painted Wood Pipe Tamper

Auction:
2983B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 10, 2017
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Lakota Beaded and Painted Wood Pipe Tamper, c. last quarter 19th century, extremely long bead-wrapped tamper with two hourglass cutouts, red, black, and yellow pigment, with horsehair drops at one More ...

Late Victorian Japanned Wall Clock

Late Victorian Japanned Wall Clock

Auction:
2975B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 13, 2017
Lot:
699
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Late Victorian Japanned Wall Clock, late 19th century, arched bonnet over enamel roman numeral dial, eight-day mechanism with chain fusee movement, surmounting a calendar dial with painted figural More ...

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
167
Unsold
 

Northern Plains Beaded Hide Mirror Bag, c. 1870, with traces of red ochre overall, the front beaded with a central hourglass design, the back with green and pink stripes, remnant fringe at the More ...

Bamboo Torchiere

Bamboo Torchiere

Auction:
2960T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Nov 30, 2016
Lot:
1084
Sold for:
$62$50

Bamboo Torchiere Bamboo, metal 20th century Hourglass form, each end set with a single socket, raised on tripod legs, electrified, ht. 66 in. More ...

Michael Knight Thirty-day Seaweed Marquetry Longcase Clock

Michael Knight Thirty-day Seaweed Marquetry Longcase Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
605
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Michael Knight Thirty-day Seaweed Marquetry Longcase Clock, London, c. 1700, the marquetry sarcophagus top with blind fret on two levels to the square glazed door with engaged columns over the More ...

British 7th Regiment of Foot Belt Plate with a Twenty-nine-hole Cartridge Pouch

British 7th Regiment of Foot Belt Plate with a Twenty-nine-hole Cartridge Pouch

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

British 7th Regiment of Foot Belt Plate with a Twenty-nine-hole Cartridge Pouch, c. 1771, rectangular brass plate with single hook and hourglass belt attachment, the front engraved "7" fixed to a More ...

Thirteen Assorted Metal and Wood Decorative Items

Thirteen Assorted Metal and Wood Decorative Items

Auction:
2924T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
1460
Sold for:
$197$160

Thirteen Assorted Metal and Wood Decorative Items, including a pair of turned oak covered jars, a brass hourglass, and a green-painted stave-constructed pail, ht. to 9 in. More ...

Eight 14kt Gold Charms

Eight 14kt Gold Charms

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2190
Sold for:
$677$550

Eight 14kt Gold Charms, including a dental chair, two pairs of handcuffs (one mechanical), an enameled cash register, an hourglass, and an enameled calculator; together with a scales of justice More ...

Three Mid-century Modern Table Lamps

Three Mid-century Modern Table Lamps

Auction:
2912M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 23, 2016
Lot:
541
Sold for:
$277$225

Three Mid-century Modern Table Lamps Glass, ceramic, metal 20th century A pair with conical glass bases decorated with gold, black, and orange maple leaves, single sockets, glass diffusers, More ...

Group of Decorative Desk Accessories and Toys

Group of Decorative Desk Accessories and Toys

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
484
Sold for:
$308$250

Group of Decorative Desk Accessories and Toys, 19th century, including a turned wood and glass hourglass, a turned sander, a miniature brass teapot, a small turned patchbox, and a miniature More ...

Lakota Beaded and Quilled Pipe Bag

Lakota Beaded and Quilled Pipe Bag

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Lakota Beaded and Quilled Pipe Bag, c. 1880s, beaded with hourglass designs on a white background, with quill-covered rawhide slats, lg. 32 in. More ...

Large Blackfeet Beaded Buffalo Hide Knife Sheath

Large Blackfeet Beaded Buffalo Hide Knife Sheath

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$25,830$21,000

Large Blackfeet Beaded Buffalo Hide Knife Sheath, c. 1870s, probably from the Blood division, layered buffalo rawhide and with soft hide panel at the top, beaded on the front with an hourglass and More ...