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Turkish Prayer Rug

Turkish Prayer Rug

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1126A
Sold for:
$98$80

Turkish Prayer Rug, early 20th century. More ...

German "Gloria in excelsis Deo" Die-cut Angel-form Display

German "Gloria in excelsis Deo" Die-cut Angel-form Display

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1189
Unsold
 

German "Gloria in excelsis Deo" Die-cut Angel-form Display, early 20th century, (damage), ht. 14 in. More ...

Fish-form Carved Clothing Rack

Fish-form Carved Clothing Rack

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1401
Sold for:
$400$325

Fish-form Carved Clothing Rack, early 20th century, the fish-form backboard with carved head, scale, and fin details, four deer hoof hooks, and antler hooks above, (one hook missing), wd. 44 1/2 More ...

Charles Hutchinson (British, Early 19th Century)    The Pelican Brig beating the French Frigate Medea into Guadaloupe

Charles Hutchinson (British, Early 19th Century) The Pelican Brig beating the French Frigate Medea into Guadaloupe

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1402
Unsold
 

Charles Hutchinson (British, Early 19th Century) The Pelican Brig beating the French Frigate Medea into Guadaloupe [sic] after an action of 2 hours. Signed "Charles Hutchins" l.r., titled in the More ...

Two Painted Tin Trays

Two Painted Tin Trays

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1426
Sold for:
$37$30

Two Painted Tin Trays, 19th century, a round Pontypool tray with pierced lattice rim and floral decoration, and a rectangular tray with flower and bird decoration, wd. to 26 in. More ...

Group of Textiles

Group of Textiles

Auction:
3301T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1287
Sold for:
$37$30

Group of Textiles, including a "Space" pinball bed cover, numerous 1940s aprons, tablecloths, and fabric. More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Patent Solar Attachment

W. & L.E. Gurley Patent Solar Attachment

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$984$800

W. & L.E. Gurley Patent Solar Attachment, West Troy, New York, c. 1875, unmarked instrument with scale from 0-30 with vernier, housed in its original mahogany box. Note: According to Bill More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compass with Telescope Attachment

W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compass with Telescope Attachment

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
310
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compass with Telescope Attachment, Troy, New York, c. 1890, 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial marked as above with dual inset spirit levels, folding vanes, and telescope sighting More ...

Seven Boxes

Seven Boxes

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1087
Sold for:
$369$300

Seven Boxes, two lacquered snuff boxes, three engraved or enameled sterling boxes, and two mother-of-pearl card cases. More ...

Chinese Tang-style Engraved Bronze Tripod Censer

Chinese Tang-style Engraved Bronze Tripod Censer

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1107
Unsold
 

Chinese Tang-style Engraved Bronze Tripod Censer, ht. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Twenty-one Vintage Games

Twenty-one Vintage Games

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1219
Sold for:
$277$225

Twenty-one Vintage Games, including "Flap Jacks," "Duck on the Rock," "Movie-Inn," "Knockout Andy," and "Genuine Steamer Quoits." More ...

Shirvan Prayer Rug

Shirvan Prayer Rug

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1432
Sold for:
$209$170

Shirvan Prayer Rug, Caucasus, dated "1895," (cut and reduced), 3 ft. 4 in. x 3 ft. 2 in. More ...

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1152
Sold for:
$135$110

Ibo Standing Female Figure, the attenuated figure stands straight with hands cupped in a gesture to the front, sloping shoulders beneath an elongated neck and small head with an open mouth below a More ...

Blue and White Dish

Blue and White Dish

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1156
Sold for:
$86$70

Blue and White Dish, Japan, elliptical alms bowl shape, decorated with a landscape to the interior, a stylized ruyi band around the rim, mark reading "Kasho" on base, ht. 1 1/4, dia. to 6 5/8 More ...

Four Pairs of Leather and Lacquer Shoes

Four Pairs of Leather and Lacquer Shoes

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1288
Sold for:
$62$50

Four Pairs of Leather and Lacquer Shoes, China, 19th/20th century, two pairs of lacquer platform shoes and two pairs of leather studded boots used for work in rice fields, lg. to 10 in. More ...

Bronze Vase and a Covered Censer

Bronze Vase and a Covered Censer

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1326
Sold for:
$111$90

Bronze Vase and a Covered Censer, Japan, the elongated pear-shape vase with long neck; the tripod censer decorated with fish in water, openwork cover, ht. to 7, wd. to 4 3/4 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Brass Hookah Base

Brass Hookah Base

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1367
Sold for:
$37$30

Brass Hookah Base, India or Persia, with incised decorations, ht. 10 1/4 in. Asian Art Online More ...

South American Clay Pipe

South American Clay Pipe

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1513
Sold for:
$25$20

South American Clay Pipe, Motilone Indians, Columbia/Venezuela, clay bowl decorated with small imprinted circles with wood stem, lg. with stem 6 in. More ...

Boston and Sandwich Glass Company Pink Poinsettia Paperweight

Boston and Sandwich Glass Company Pink Poinsettia Paperweight

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$135$110

Boston and Sandwich Glass Company Pink Poinsettia Paperweight, squat globular shape with a flower set to a granulated ground, dia. 2 3/4, ht. 1 3/4 in. More ...

Seventy-six-piece Jens Quistgaard for Dansk Fjord Pattern Dinner Service, Tulip Bowl, Two Serving Trays, Pepper Mill, and a Set of Plac

Seventy-six-piece Jens Quistgaard for Dansk Fjord Pattern Dinner Service, Tulip Bowl, Two Serving Trays, Pepper Mill, and a Set of Plac

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1106
Sold for:
$584$475

Seventy-six-piece Jens Quistgaard for Dansk Fjord Pattern Dinner Service, Tulip Bowl, Two Serving Trays, Pepper Mill, and a Set of Placemats, c. 1960, teak and stainless steel, eleven teaspoons, More ...

Early Framed Continental Ink Wash Image of the Adoration of the Shepherds

Early Framed Continental Ink Wash Image of the Adoration of the Shepherds

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1637
Sold for:
$861$700

Early Framed Continental Ink Wash Image of the Adoration of the Shepherds, sight size 13 1/2 x 12 1/4 in. More ...

Watercolor Prayer Card

Watercolor Prayer Card

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1644
Sold for:
$49$40

Watercolor Prayer Card, 19th century, originally from a prayer book, sight size 4 x 2 1/2 in. More ...

Carved and Painted Upholstered Walnut Prie-dieu

Carved and Painted Upholstered Walnut Prie-dieu

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Carved and Painted Upholstered Walnut Prie-dieu, France, 19th century, padded back with curved crest rail, scrolling armrests, cabriole legs, all carved with floral motifs, cut-velvet upholstery, More ...

Carved Walnut Prie-dieu

Carved Walnut Prie-dieu

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$369$300

Carved Walnut Prie-dieu, probably Italy, 19th century with earlier elements, beveled top, drawer flanked by lion's heads, single door with carved arms flanked by angels, kneeler lifts to storage More ...

Two Tibetan Masks

Two Tibetan Masks

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1090
Sold for:
$135$110

Two Tibetan Masks, polychrome wooden shaman's masks, some with remnant hair attachments, lg. 8 and 8 1/4 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Ibo Standing Female Figure

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1148
Unsold
 

Ibo Standing Female Figure, the attenuated figure stands straight with hands cupped in a gesture to the front, sloping shoulders beneath an elongated neck and small head with an open mouth below a More ...

Eskimo Torso

Eskimo Torso

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1285
Sold for:
$308$250

Eskimo Torso, Alaska, Thule, no arms, deep hole for the missing head to be fitted, smooth honey color patina, ht. 2 in. Provenance: Dr. John Schaeffer collection, Lake Monroe, Florida. More ...

Emilia Castillo Sterling Silver Jaguar Necklace

Emilia Castillo Sterling Silver Jaguar Necklace

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Emilia Castillo Sterling Silver Jaguar Necklace, Mexico, modern, stylized jaguar with reticulated spots, maker's mark, stamped "950," interior cir. 16 1/4 in., approx. 7.0 troy oz. Note: Daughter More ...

Seventy-six-piece Jens Quistgaard for Dansk Fjord Pattern Dinner Service, Tulip Bowl, Two Serving Trays, Pepper Mill, and a Set of Plac

Seventy-six-piece Jens Quistgaard for Dansk Fjord Pattern Dinner Service, Tulip Bowl, Two Serving Trays, Pepper Mill, and a Set of Plac

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
286
Unsold
 

Seventy-six-piece Jens Quistgaard for Dansk Fjord Pattern Dinner Service, Tulip Bowl, Two Serving Trays, Pepper Mill, and a Set of Placemats, c. 1960, teak and stainless steel, eleven teaspoons, More ...

Gold-lacquered Tray

Gold-lacquered Tray

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1027
Sold for:
$461$375

Gold-lacquered Tray, Japan, rectangular form with lobed corners, on four bracket feet, decorated with a landscape with the Three Friends of Winter in gold and silver takamaki-e, unsigned, 10 5/8 x 8 More ...