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National Cash Register

National Cash Register

Auction:
2590M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 12, 2012
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$296$250

National Cash Register, nickeled brass case with raised decoration, keys, cash drawer and National cast into the drawer and the rear of the machine, (losses and inoperative), ht. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Black-painted and Trade-decorated Classical Two-drawer Work Stand

Black-painted and Trade-decorated Classical Two-drawer Work Stand

Auction:
2570M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2011
Lot:
813
Sold for:
$444$375

Black-painted and Trade-decorated Classical Two-drawer Work Stand, the drawer fronts labeled "N.A. Angell, Printer," on a pedestal base. More ...

William & Mary Maple Oval Top Gate-leg Table

William & Mary Maple Oval Top Gate-leg Table

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

William & Mary Maple Oval Top Gate-leg Table, New England, early 18th century, straight skirt with drawer, and block, vase, and ring-turned legs and stretchers, old mellow patina, (minor More ...

William and Mary Red-painted Butterfly Table

William and Mary Red-painted Butterfly Table

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

William and Mary Red-painted Butterfly Table, New England, 18th century, with splayed block, vase, and ring-turned legs and drawer, (restored, imperfections), ht. 24 1/2, wd. 29 1/4, dp. open 33 More ...

Queen Anne Tiger Maple High Chest of Drawers

Queen Anne Tiger Maple High Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
669
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

Queen Anne Tiger Maple High Chest of Drawers, southeastern New England, mid-18th century, replaced brasses, old refinish, (top of different origin, restored), ht. 70 1/2, wd. 37 3/4, dp. 20 in. More ...

William and Mary Pine and Maple Tavern Table

William and Mary Pine and Maple Tavern Table

Auction:
2460
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 07, 2009
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

William and Mary Pine and Maple Tavern Table, New England, mid-18th century, overhanging top with breadboard ends above a single drawer and a beaded skirt joining block, vase, and ring-turned legs More ...

National Cash Register

National Cash Register

Auction:
2451
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 19, 2009
Lot:
667
Unsold
 

National Cash Register, nickeled brass case with raised decoration, keys, cash drawer and National cast into the drawer and the rear of the machine, (losses and inoperative), ht. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Rare French Quarter-Chiming Table Clock with Wizard Automaton

Rare French Quarter-Chiming Table Clock with Wizard Automaton

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
920
Sold for:
$28,000$28,000

Rare French Quarter-Chiming Table Clock with Wizard Automaton, c. 1870, the black marble case with bronze figure of a boy dressed as a wizard, his right arm articulated at the shoulder for lateral More ...

Fine Diamond-set Gold and Enamel Carillon Musical Box Attributed to John Rich

Fine Diamond-set Gold and Enamel Carillon Musical Box Attributed to John Rich

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
550
Sold for:
$94,000$80,000

Fine Diamond-set Gold and Enamel Carillon Musical Box Attributed to John Rich, movement and case marked No. 1, signed and dated on the mainspring, Benson & Ibell, August 1796, playing two tunes on More ...

Important Gold and Enamel Signed Singing Bird Box by Jaquet-Droz & Leschot

Important Gold and Enamel Signed Singing Bird Box by Jaquet-Droz & Leschot

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
558
Sold for:
$182,000$160,000

Important Gold and Enamel Signed Singing Bird Box by Jaquet-Droz & Leschot, London, circa 1785, the bird with iridescent blue, green and red plumage, moving bone beak, wings, and tail, the swiveling More ...

Exceptional Pair of Life-Sized Jean Roulet Blackamoore Musician Automata

Exceptional Pair of Life-Sized Jean Roulet Blackamoore Musician Automata

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
645
Sold for:
$501,000$450,000

Exceptional Pair of Life-Sized Jean Roulet Blackamoore Musician Automata, depicting man with flute and a woman with pan pipes, standing cross-legged as they lean against papier-mache tree stumps, More ...

Tightrope Walker Automaton by Jean Phalibois

Tightrope Walker Automaton by Jean Phalibois

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
618
Sold for:
$12,925$11,000

Tightrope Walker Automaton by Jean Phalibois, circa 1865, No. 86, with acrobat on tightrope flanked by musicians playing violin and lute in papier-mache landscape beneath flowering tree, on ebonized More ...

Small Carved Oak Chest over Drawer

Small Carved Oak Chest over Drawer

Auction:
2337
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2006
Lot:
1152
Sold for:
$2,820$2,400

Small Carved Oak Chest over Drawer England, late 17th century, the hinged molded lift-top opens to a well with exterior applied molding above the drawer; the front facade carved with radiating More ...

Early Théroude Monkey Cellist Automaton Playing "God Save the Queen"

Early Théroude Monkey Cellist Automaton Playing "God Save the Queen"

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
582
Sold for:
$4,994$4,250

Early Théroude Monkey Cellist Automaton Playing "God Save the Queen", with papier-mâché head, yellow glass eyes, "powdered" wig in pigtail, and artciulated mouth, seated with guitar and bow in More ...

Paint Decorated Pine Chest-over-Drawer

Paint Decorated Pine Chest-over-Drawer

Auction:
2297
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 06, 2005
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$7,638$6,500

Paint Decorated Pine Chest-over-Drawer, New England, late 18th/early 19th century, the molded lift-top opens to a well and lidded till above a single chamfered drawer on cutout base, original More ...

Painted Pine Chest over Drawer

Painted Pine Chest over Drawer

Auction:
2282
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2005
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$470$400

Painted Pine Chest over Drawer, New England, 18th century, the hinged top with heavy molded edge opening to a cavity with lidded till over a single drawer above a heavy molding continuing to the More ...