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Turned Lignum Vitae and Burl Mortar and Pestles

Turned Lignum Vitae and Burl Mortar and Pestles

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$338$275

Turned Lignum Vitae and Burl Mortar and Pestles, ht. to 7 1/2 in. More ...

Lignum Vitae Funnel and a Small Burl and Bone Scoop

Lignum Vitae Funnel and a Small Burl and Bone Scoop

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1610
Sold for:
$185$150

Lignum Vitae Funnel and a Small Burl and Bone Scoop, 19th century, the scoop with a laminated incised bone handle, funnel dia. 4, scoop lg. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Six Sailmaker's Tools

Six Sailmaker's Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
349
Sold for:
$246$200

Six Sailmaker's Tools, 19th century, a steel needle marked "810-5444 SF TA 1872"; four fids, two Lignum vitae; and a turned wood handle and steel needle, lg. 9 to 18 in. Provenance: The property More ...

19th Century French Customs Fishing Net Gauge

19th Century French Customs Fishing Net Gauge

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$338$275

19th Century French Customs Fishing Net Gauge, pyramidal wood gauge with simple turned handle and scale markings on each side, lg. 5 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Fourteen Plumber's Tools

Fourteen Plumber's Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
390
Sold for:
$12$10

Fourteen Plumber's Tools, Europe, 19th century, plumber's ring consisting of ten beads of Lignum vitae and one brass marked "Monument," with boxwood and iron wedges. Provenance: The property of More ...

The Herreshoff Saluting Cannon

The Herreshoff Saluting Cannon

Auction:
3042T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 28, 2017
Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

The Herreshoff Saluting Cannon, 20th century, cast brass barrel on a teak carriage, after the original L. Francis Herreshoff plan and specifications; sold together with a Holland and Holland gun More ...

Eight 19th Century Kitchen Items

Eight 19th Century Kitchen Items

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$523$425

Eight 19th Century Kitchen Items, America, a turned lignum vitae mortar with pestle, a carved scoop, a small horsehair sieve, four carved butter molds, and a small covered redware jar, ht. to 6 3/4 More ...

Eight Turned Lignum Vitae Carpet Balls, Five Other Balls, and a Ceramic Center Bowl.     Estimate $300-500

Eight Turned Lignum Vitae Carpet Balls, Five Other Balls, and a Ceramic Center Bowl. Estimate $300-500

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$234$190

Eight Turned Lignum Vitae Carpet Balls, Five Other Balls, and a Ceramic Center Bowl. More ...

Collection of Nautical Items or Elements

Collection of Nautical Items or Elements

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
367
Sold for:
$308$250

Collection of Nautical Items or Elements, a pair of brass Henschel Corporation powder room or shell room control bells, Amesbury, Massachusetts; two brass gimbaled oarlocks or crutches; a copper More ...

Sailing Ship's Masthead Trucks and Fids

Sailing Ship's Masthead Trucks and Fids

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$123$100

Sailing Ship's Masthead Trucks and Fids, 19th/20th century, four wood masthead trucks, two spherical and two disc-shaped (one lignum vitae) with interior pulleys, and four wooden splicing fids (one More ...

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle

Auction:
2996M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 23, 2017
Lot:
181
Unsold
 

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle, 19th century, mortar ht. 6 in. More ...

Three Turned Mortars and Two Pestles

Three Turned Mortars and Two Pestles

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Turned Mortars and Two Pestles, America, 19th century, mortars include one lignum vitae, one elm, and one green-painted, (shrinkage cracks), ht. to 8 1/4 in. More ...

Two Turned Lignum Vitae Mortars and Pestles

Two Turned Lignum Vitae Mortars and Pestles

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1293
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Turned Lignum Vitae Mortars and Pestles, 19th century, mortar ht. to 6 3/4 in. More ...

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle.     Estimate $200-250

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle. Estimate $200-250

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1637
Sold for:
$197$160

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle. More ...

Brass Signal, or Yacht Cannon, with Carriage

Brass Signal, or Yacht Cannon, with Carriage

Auction:
2908T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 21, 2016
Lot:
1006
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Brass Signal, or Yacht Cannon, with Carriage, c. 1880s, brass barrel, marked on the breech MANF'D BY/THE STRONG FIREARMS/CO/NEW HAVEN. CONN./U.S.A., mahogany carriage with brass fittings, and lignum More ...

Nine Treenware Items

Nine Treenware Items

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$615$500

Nine Treenware Items, America and Europe, 19th century, a figured pine circular card tray on a raised pedestal, a coffee mill, a watch hutch, a barrel-shaped string holder, a barrel-shaped fruitwood More ...

Culpeper-type Compound Monocular Microscope

Culpeper-type Compound Monocular Microscope

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
370
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Culpeper-type Compound Monocular Microscope, early to mid-18th century, turned lignum vitae body with leather-wrapped single-draw tube, brass eyepiece and sliding cover, ray skin wrapped main tube, More ...

Fifteen Wood Sailor's and Fisherman's Tools

Fifteen Wood Sailor's and Fisherman's Tools

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1212
Sold for:
$185$150

Fifteen Wood Sailor's and Fisherman's Tools, 19th century, including a carved wood compass, whetstone holder, lignum vitae pulley block, fishhook bender, needle/awl case, three cylindrical objects, More ...

Three Wooden Pulley Blocks and a Deadeye

Three Wooden Pulley Blocks and a Deadeye

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$215$175

Three Wooden Pulley Blocks and a Deadeye, 19th century, the blocks with wooden frames and cast iron wheels, the deadeye turned and carved from lignum vitae, lg. to 16 in. More ...

Twenty-one Mostly Wood Domestic Items

Twenty-one Mostly Wood Domestic Items

Auction:
2832M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2015
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Twenty-one Mostly Wood Domestic Items, including a carved figural mold, an assortment of paddles and spoons, two large turned bowls, a trencher, a turned lignum vitae covered jar, and a 19th century More ...

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle

Auction:
2832M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2015
Lot:
476
Sold for:
$62$50

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle, 19th century, mortar ht. 7 1/4, pestle ht. 10 1/4 in. More ...

Two Turned Mortar and Pestles

Two Turned Mortar and Pestles

Auction:
2824T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2015
Lot:
1107
Sold for:
$400$325

Two Turned Mortar and Pestles, early 19th century, one burlwood with an associated pestle, the other possibly lignum vitae with ring turnings, ht. to 6 3/4 in. More ...

E. Krauss & Co. 15-inch Binoculars

E. Krauss & Co. 15-inch Binoculars

Auction:
2763T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2014
Lot:
1155
Sold for:
$308$250

E. Krauss & Co. 15-inch Binoculars, Paris, France, the leather-wrapped body and adjustable sunshades, carved lignum vitae fine adjustment knob, extension tube engraved E. Krauss & Co, Paris, Berlin, More ...

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle

Auction:
2739T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2014
Lot:
1794
Sold for:
$215$175

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle, 19th century, pestle lg. 12, mortar ht. 8, dia. 6 1/2 in. More ...

Group of Small Decorative Accessories

Group of Small Decorative Accessories

Auction:
2706M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2014
Lot:
884
Sold for:
$246$200

Group of Small Decorative Accessories, a pair of gilt wood wall brackets with Prince of Wales motif, a lignum vitae turned bowl, a small brass-inlaid tray, and a set of six embossed brass bowls, More ...

Two Turned Wooden Mortars and Pestles

Two Turned Wooden Mortars and Pestles

Auction:
2686M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 14, 2013
Lot:
951
Sold for:
$215$175

Two Turned Wooden Mortars and Pestles, 19th century, one made of lignum vitae, the other possibly of ash, ht. 4 1/4 to 8 in. More ...

Gilbert Wright & Hooke 13-inch Brass Sextant

Gilbert Wright & Hooke 13-inch Brass Sextant

Auction:
2684M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 02, 2013
Lot:
642
Sold for:
$1,200$1,000

Gilbert Wright & Hooke 13-inch Brass Sextant, 18th century, the "A" frame with three cross bars over the triangular sub-frame, arc engraved Kings Patent, Gilbert Wright & Hooke, London, scale More ...

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle

Auction:
2667T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 05, 2013
Lot:
706
Sold for:
$240$200

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar and Pestle, 19th century, the bottom of the mortar incised "H.S.," mortar ht. 8 1/2, pestle lg. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Lignum Vitae Sugar Mill Gear

Lignum Vitae Sugar Mill Gear

Auction:
2642M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2013
Lot:
607
Sold for:
$325$325

Lignum Vitae Sugar Mill Gear, lg. 20 3/4, end dia. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
484
Sold for:
$246$200

Turned Lignum Vitae Mortar, 19th century, (age cracks, losses), ht. 9 3/4, dia. 8 in. More ...