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Tudor, William Jr. (1779-1830) Manuscript Archive.

Tudor, William Jr. (1779-1830) Manuscript Archive.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1033
Estimate:
$5,000 - $7,000

Tudor, William Jr. (1779-1830) Manuscript Archive. Collection of manuscript material, including the following: octavo-format manuscript from 1799, documenting European tour, including stops in More ...

Pratt, Martha Augusta Rood (1854-1940) and Dwight Mallory Pratt (1852-1922) Collection of Invitations and Calling Cards and Other Mater

Pratt, Martha Augusta Rood (1854-1940) and Dwight Mallory Pratt (1852-1922) Collection of Invitations and Calling Cards and Other Mater

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1163
Estimate:
$100 - $200

Pratt, Martha Augusta Rood (1854-1940) and Dwight Mallory Pratt (1852-1922) Collection of Invitations and Calling Cards and Other Material. Collection of approximately eighty calling cards, wedding, More ...

Visitor's Register, Houseboat Rosalie  , 1902.

Visitor's Register, Houseboat Rosalie , 1902.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1196
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Visitor's Register, Houseboat Rosalie, 1902. Large quarto notebook, with 113 pages signed by visitors to the boat, including Hooker family members, several with drawings, notably a full-page More ...

Phelps & Gurley Vernier Compass

Phelps & Gurley Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Phelps & Gurley Vernier Compass, West Troy, New York, c. 1847, 7-in. engraved silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, vernier tipped needle, and marked "Phelps & Gurley/West Troy, N.Y.," More ...

Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Transit

Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Transit, c. 1838-45, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered compass with fleur-de-lis representing north and reading "J.H. Phelps/Troy, N.Y." in center, silvered outer vernier More ...

Meneely & Oothout Railroad Compass

Meneely & Oothout Railroad Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$984$800

Meneely & Oothout Railroad Compass, no. 664, c. 1838, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked on outer edge "Meneely & Oothout/West Troy, N.Y.," eight-point rose with fleur-de-lis representing north More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Compass with Sighting Scope

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Compass with Sighting Scope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Compass with Sighting Scope, Troy, New York, c. 1910, lacquered brass instrument with 7-in. silvered dial engraved as above with fleur-de-lis representing north, vernier More ...

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$800$650

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass, West Troy, New York, c. 1837, original lacquered instrument with 7-in. engraved silvered compass, fleur-de-lis representing north, marked "Meneely & Oothout, West More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Transit Compass with Curvilinear Standards

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Transit Compass with Curvilinear Standards

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Transit Compass with Curvilinear Standards, c. 1860s, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked with maker's name and town and fleur-de-lis representing north, vernier scale More ...

Small W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

Small W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$738$600

Small W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass, Troy, New York, 4 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north and reading as above, dual spirit levels, outkeeper sighting vanes, More ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Geologist's Compasses

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Geologist's Compasses

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$492$400

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Geologist's Compasses, Troy, New York, c. 1892-1910, both with 4-in. engraved aluminum base and 3 1/2-in. engraved compass, dual spirit levels, one with dual sighting vanes and More ...

Knox & Shain Surveyor's Compass

Knox & Shain Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$492$400

Knox & Shain Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 5-in. dia. dial with fleur-de-lis representing north and engraved "Knox & Shain Maker/Philadelphia," outkeeper and level on main plate, More ...

Engraving After the Tapestry Hangings of the House of Lords, Representing the Several Engagements between the English and Spanish Fleet

Engraving After the Tapestry Hangings of the House of Lords, Representing the Several Engagements between the English and Spanish Fleet

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
175
Unsold
 

Engraving After the Tapestry Hangings of the House of Lords, Representing the Several Engagements between the English and Spanish Fleets in the memorable year MDLXXXVIII, engraved and published by More ...

Collection of Fireman's Buttons, Medals, and Ribbons

Collection of Fireman's Buttons, Medals, and Ribbons

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
465
Sold for:
$584$475

Collection of Fireman's Buttons, Medals, and Ribbons, mostly Massachusetts, late 19th/early 20th century, approx. sixty-five items from towns including Brockton, Lowell, Peabody, Newburyport, More ...

Danish Tell-tale Crown Compass

Danish Tell-tale Crown Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Danish Tell-tale Crown Compass, c. 1810, gilded brass frame with applied stars housing the colorless glass dome with gilt inscription reading "Kaperkutter Johanne von Kopenhagen 1810" with an image More ...

Andrew Meneely Surveyor's or Mining Compass

Andrew Meneely Surveyor's or Mining Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
649
Sold for:
$738$600

Andrew Meneely Surveyor's or Mining Compass, Troy, New York, no. 1020, 6-in. silvered dial, fleur-de-lis representing north, signed "Andrew Meneely/West Troy New York/No1020 Warranted," dual spirit More ...

George II Sterling Silver Teapot

George II Sterling Silver Teapot

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

George II Sterling Silver Teapot, London, 1752-53, John Swift, maker, inverted pear-shape with rocaille C-scrolls and floral sprays throughout, engraved inscription to underside "The Gift of Col. More ...

Letter from John Edwards to George W. William, Esq.

Letter from John Edwards to George W. William, Esq.

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$123$100

Letter from John Edwards to George W. William, Esq., December 1824, regarding "hiring negro boys to make cigars." Note: John Edwards (1748-1837) was an American planter and statesman who was More ...

Twenty-one 1860 Central Bank of Virginia $5 Notes.     Estimate $100-200

Twenty-one 1860 Central Bank of Virginia $5 Notes. Estimate $100-200

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1488
Sold for:
$160$130

Twenty-one 1860 Central Bank of Virginia $5 Notes. More ...

Two American Revolutionary Wartime Documents

Two American Revolutionary Wartime Documents

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1350
Sold for:
$197$160

Two American Revolutionary Wartime Documents, receipt from the House of Representatives in New Haven, Connecticut, October 1783, paying three chaplains who served in the House in the current More ...

Two American Revolutionary Wartime Documents

Two American Revolutionary Wartime Documents

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
10
Unsold
 

Two American Revolutionary Wartime Documents, receipt from the House of Representatives in New Haven, Connecticut, October 1783, paying three chaplains who served in the House in the current More ...

Baldwin, Abraham (1754-1807) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1804.

Baldwin, Abraham (1754-1807) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1804.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Baldwin, Abraham (1754-1807) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1804. Single folio format laid paper leaf, inscribed on one side. To Baldwin's half-brother Henry (1780-1844), thanking him for the More ...

Codex Magliabechiano CL. XIII. 3 (B.R. 232) Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze Faksimile.

Codex Magliabechiano CL. XIII. 3 (B.R. 232) Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze Faksimile.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$123$100

Codex Magliabechiano CL. XIII. 3 (B.R. 232) Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze Faksimile. Graz, Austria: Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1970. Publisher's quarto box, with leather spine, More ...

Fred Marcellino (American, 1939-2001)      Illustration for Pipe Dreams

Fred Marcellino (American, 1939-2001) Illustration for Pipe Dreams

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1092
Unsold
 

Fred Marcellino (American, 1939-2001) Illustration for Pipe Dreams. Unsigned, with a label from Fred & Jean Marcellino, New York, on the outer cover. Colored pencil on paper, 11 1/2 x 8 3/4 in., More ...

Goldsmith Chandlee Surveyor's Compass for A.B. Lane

Goldsmith Chandlee Surveyor's Compass for A.B. Lane

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
265
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Goldsmith Chandlee Surveyor's Compass for A.B. Lane, Virginia, c. 1805, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial with an eight-point rose, stylized fleur-de-lis representing north, dual inset vials, More ...

Stereoviewer and a Group of Stereoviews

Stereoviewer and a Group of Stereoviews

Auction:
3030T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 05, 2017
Lot:
1079
Sold for:
$308$250

Stereoviewer and a Group of Stereoviews, including a Keystone of Woodrow Wilson and the king and queen of Belgium, a Strohmeyer & Wyman of New York senator Thomas C. Platt, a Keystone of a join More ...

Loïs Mailou Jones (American, 1905-1998)      Dinghies at a Shallow Mooring

Loïs Mailou Jones (American, 1905-1998) Dinghies at a Shallow Mooring

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Loïs Mailou Jones (American, 1905-1998) Dinghies at a Shallow Mooring Signed "Loïs M./Jones" l.r., signed or inscribed "L.M. JONES" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 10 x 13 in. (25.3 x 33.1 More ...

Baldwin, Abraham (1754-1807) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1804.

Baldwin, Abraham (1754-1807) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1804.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1011
Unsold
 

Baldwin, Abraham (1754-1807) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1804. Single folio format laid paper leaf, inscribed on one side. To Baldwin's half-brother Henry (1780-1844), thanking him for the More ...

Eisenhower, Dwight D. (1890-1969) Typed Letter Signed, 14 September 1956.

Eisenhower, Dwight D. (1890-1969) Typed Letter Signed, 14 September 1956.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1030A
Sold for:
$209$170

Eisenhower, Dwight D. (1890-1969) Typed Letter Signed, 14 September 1956. Single leaf of White House stationery. To New Jersey U.S. House of Representatives congressman Robert Winthrop Kean More ...

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Letter Signed, Washington D.C., 1 February 1877.

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Letter Signed, Washington D.C., 1 February 1877.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$369$300

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Letter Signed, Washington D.C., 1 February 1877. Single leaf of House of Representative letterhead, inscribed on one page. To C.A. Rudolph Esquire of Wilmington, More ...