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Pair of Polychrome Painted Juggling Clubs

Pair of Polychrome Painted Juggling Clubs

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1605
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Pair of Polychrome Painted Juggling Clubs, 19th century, blue-painted bodies with central red band and white heart, ht. 15 1/2 in. Provenance: Skinner, March 4, 2012, Lot 452. More ...

Plains Catlinite Horse Head Pipe Bowl

Plains Catlinite Horse Head Pipe Bowl

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$615$500

Plains Catlinite Horse Head Pipe Bowl, late 19th century, flat-sided horse with saddle, lg. 7 5/8, ht. 3 in. More ...

Central Plains Catlinite Pipe Bowl

Central Plains Catlinite Pipe Bowl

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Central Plains Catlinite Pipe Bowl, fourth quarter 19th century, with detailed raised circular designs, lg. 8, ht. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Plains Indian Catlinite Head Pipe Bowl

Plains Indian Catlinite Head Pipe Bowl

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$861$700

Plains Indian Catlinite Head Pipe Bowl, fourth quarter 19th century, small bowl fashioned in the form of a human head, ht. 1 3/4 in. More ...

Plains Snake-Wrapped Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Carved Ash Stem

Plains Snake-Wrapped Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Carved Ash Stem

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Plains Snake-Wrapped Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Carved Ash Stem, fourth quarter 19th century, the ash stem carved with alternate round and flat cut spheres, trace of pigments on stem, lg. of pipe bowl More ...

Two Plains Indian Pipes

Two Plains Indian Pipes

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$400$325

Two Plains Indian Pipes, late 19th century, one with a natural wood stem and dark catlinite bowl, the other plain stem with larger catlinite bowl, lg. 18 1/2 and 21 in. More ...

Central Plains Beaded Hide Pipe Bag

Central Plains Beaded Hide Pipe Bag

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Central Plains Beaded Hide Pipe Bag, Lakota, c. 1900, beaded at the top, the beaded panel with early multicolored geometric designs on a white ground on both sides, the letter "H" repeated on one More ...

Three Miniature Canoe Paddles and a Pair of Miniature Snowshoes

Three Miniature Canoe Paddles and a Pair of Miniature Snowshoes

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$277$225

Three Miniature Canoe Paddles and a Pair of Miniature Snowshoes, early 20th century, two paint-decorated paddles from the Northwest Coast, the third painted red with a portrait of an Indian, with a More ...

Four Small California Basketry Bowls

Four Small California Basketry Bowls

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$492$400

Four Small California Basketry Bowls, early 20th century, four bowls each with linear designs, either stepped, diamond or zig-zag motifs, (some rim loss), wd. 6, 4 1/2, 3 1/2, and 3 in. More ...

Mount Washington Glass Works Strawberries Paperweight

Mount Washington Glass Works Strawberries Paperweight

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1320
Estimate:
$20 - $200

Mount Washington Glass Works Strawberries Paperweight, late 19th century, ovoid form with four berries with leaves and a single blossom, dia. 3 3/4, ht. 2 3/4 in. More ...

Georgian Mahogany Veneer Dressing Table

Georgian Mahogany Veneer Dressing Table

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1444
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Georgian Mahogany Veneer Dressing Table, England, 18th century and later, oak secondary woods, molded top, frieze with three drawers, cabriole legs, ht. 27, wd. 29 1/4, dp. 18 3/4 in. More ...

The Youth's Companion  , September 8, 1892, Containing the First Printed Mention of the Pledge of Allegiance.

The Youth's Companion , September 8, 1892, Containing the First Printed Mention of the Pledge of Allegiance.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$308$250

The Youth's Companion, September 8, 1892, Containing the First Printed Mention of the Pledge of Allegiance. Boston: Perry Mason & Co., 1892. Folio-format newspaper, twelve pages, Columbus Day issue, More ...

Three Painted Wood Vintage Water Skis

Three Painted Wood Vintage Water Skis

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1024
Sold for:
$62$50

Three Painted Wood Vintage Water Skis, Atlantic-Pacific Manufacturing Corporation, Brooklyn, New York, c. 1950s, a single two-footed ski with fin and a pair of "Bruce Parker Sea Gilder" skis, red- More ...

Mabel May Woodward (American, 1877-1945)    Three Watercolors: Nun by a Chapel ,  Church Town (Charleston, South Carolina)

Mabel May Woodward (American, 1877-1945) Three Watercolors: Nun by a Chapel , Church Town (Charleston, South Carolina)

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1032
Sold for:
$234$190

Mabel May Woodward (American, 1877-1945) Three Watercolors: Nun by a Chapel, Church Town (Charleston, South Carolina), and Roadside Shrine by an Orchard. Nun signed "M. Woodward" l.r., the More ...

Set of Six Neoclassical-style Carved and Upholstered Mahogany Armed Dining Chairs

Set of Six Neoclassical-style Carved and Upholstered Mahogany Armed Dining Chairs

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$308$250

Set of Six Neoclassical-style Carved and Upholstered Mahogany Armed Dining Chairs, ht. to 40 in. More ...

Floral Yarn Sewn Mat

Floral Yarn Sewn Mat

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1051
Sold for:
$62$50

Floral Yarn Sewn Mat, 19th century, (damage), 43 x 65 in. More ...

Three Congo Lidded Baskets

Three Congo Lidded Baskets

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1067
Sold for:
$86$70

Three Congo Lidded Baskets, woven rattan with dark black patina, ht. 5, 6 1/4, and 12 1/4 in. More ...

Spongeware Ceramic Lobed Jardiniere

Spongeware Ceramic Lobed Jardiniere

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$221$180

Spongeware Ceramic Lobed Jardiniere, ht. 11, dia. 13 in. Provenance: The Collection of Robert Cooney. More ...

Two Early Prosthetics

Two Early Prosthetics

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1085
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Early Prosthetics, a rubber boot with an iron mount, and a child's brace. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Adrien Godien (French, 1873-1940)    Quai de Lyon

Adrien Godien (French, 1873-1940) Quai de Lyon

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$111$90

Adrien Godien (French, 1873-1940) Quai de Lyon. Signed "Godien" l.r., identified in an inscription on the frame backing paper. Pastel on paper, sight size 13 1/4 x 16 1/8 in., framed. More ...

Pine and Leather Shoemaker's Tool

Pine and Leather Shoemaker's Tool

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1105
Sold for:
$49$40

Pine and Leather Shoemaker's Tool, possibly 18th century, lg. 5 in. Provenance: Accompanied by a letter stating this belonged to a shoemaker and Revolutionary War veteran. More ...

Federal Mahogany Side Chair

Federal Mahogany Side Chair

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1116
Sold for:
$25$20

Federal Mahogany Side Chair, possibly Connecticut, late 18th/early 19th century, (imperfections), ht. 38 1/2 in. More ...

Appliqued Cotton "Rose of Sharon" Quilt

Appliqued Cotton "Rose of Sharon" Quilt

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1128
Sold for:
$74$60

Appliqued Cotton "Rose of Sharon" Quilt, 77 x 94 in. More ...

George III-style Inlaid Mahogany Shield-back Armchair

George III-style Inlaid Mahogany Shield-back Armchair

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1191
Sold for:
$25$20

George III-style Inlaid Mahogany Shield-back Armchair, early 19th century, ht. 39 1/4 in. More ...

Small Group of Chinese Prints Relating to Torture.     Estimate $20-200

Small Group of Chinese Prints Relating to Torture. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1196
Sold for:
$25$20

Small Group of Chinese Prints Relating to Torture. More ...

Two Chinese Cloisonne Plates and a Vase

Two Chinese Cloisonne Plates and a Vase

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1216
Sold for:
$135$110

Two Chinese Cloisonne Plates and a Vase, ht. 12, dia. 12 in. More ...

Edouard-Léon-Louis Edy-Legrand (French, 1892-1970)      Saltimbanque Family.

Edouard-Léon-Louis Edy-Legrand (French, 1892-1970) Saltimbanque Family.

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1263
Sold for:
$400$325

Edouard-Léon-Louis Edy-Legrand (French, 1892-1970) Saltimbanque Family. Signed "Edy Legrand" l.r., with partial label from Lawrence Rill Schumann Art Foundation, Boston, affixed to the frame More ...

Two Framed Works with Jewish Subjects:    Portrait of a Rabbi

Two Framed Works with Jewish Subjects: Portrait of a Rabbi

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1308
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Framed Works with Jewish Subjects: Portrait of a Rabbi, signed "Domán Y." l.r., oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in., with a stamp from S.P. Solomon's Decorative Art Company on the stretcher; and More ...

Federal-style Carved Mahogany Square-back Side Chair

Federal-style Carved Mahogany Square-back Side Chair

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1315
Sold for:
$12$10

Federal-style Carved Mahogany Square-back Side Chair, ht. 34 in. More ...

American School, 20th Century      Nude Reclining on an Orange Drape

American School, 20th Century Nude Reclining on an Orange Drape

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1331
Sold for:
$135$110

American School, 20th Century Nude Reclining on an Orange Drape. Signed or inscribed "FICK/McCausland/Iowa" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 22 x 34 in., framed. Condition: Possible retouch to More ...