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French Lefacheaux Revolver, Three Cartridges, and a Wood Relic Found at Andersonville

French Lefacheaux Revolver, Three Cartridges, and a Wood Relic Found at Andersonville

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
122
Estimate:
$600 - $800

French Lefacheaux Revolver, Three Cartridges, and a Wood Relic Found at Andersonville, c. 1860s, 11mm bore, serial number 29332, walnut grips, three pinfire rounds, a piece of the "Dead Line," and a More ...

Psalterium  , Edited by Bruno, Bishop of Würzburg (1005-1045).

Psalterium , Edited by Bruno, Bishop of Würzburg (1005-1045).

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Psalterium, Edited by Bruno, Bishop of Würzburg (1005-1045). [Wurzburg: Georg Reyser, c. 1485]. Folio, text in gothic letter, printed in two columns in red and black throughout, the main text in a More ...

Washington Roscoe (Jericho, Vermont, Late 19th/Early 20th Century)      Chittenden Mills, Jericho, Vermont

Washington Roscoe (Jericho, Vermont, Late 19th/Early 20th Century) Chittenden Mills, Jericho, Vermont

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1520
Sold for:
$197$160

Washington Roscoe (Jericho, Vermont, Late 19th/Early 20th Century) Chittenden Mills, Jericho, Vermont Signed "Roscoe" on the back of the canvas. Oil on canvas, 15 3/8, wd. 19 1/2 in. More ...

Visitor's Register, Houseboat Rosalie  , 1902.

Visitor's Register, Houseboat Rosalie , 1902.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1196
Sold for:
$246$200

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 ...

Carved Cherry Slant-lid Desk

Carved Cherry Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Carved Cherry Slant-lid Desk, Connecticut, c. 1800, the thumb-molded lid opens to an interior of drawers and compartments, above a case of four thumb-molded graduated drawers, all on carved ogee More ...

Yarn-sewn "Old Homestead" Mat

Yarn-sewn "Old Homestead" Mat

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
349
Sold for:
$615$500

Yarn-sewn "Old Homestead" Mat, America, c. 1830, depicting a two-story house, trees, roadway and cloudy sky, all above "OLD HOMESTEAD," mounted, ht. 13 3/4, wd. 17 in. More ...

Antique Gem-set Brooch, Attributed to Faberge

Antique Gem-set Brooch, Attributed to Faberge

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Antique Gem-set Brooch, Attributed to Faberge, Russia, workmaster's mark A.H, suspending a cabochon sapphire with chalcedony terminals, old mine- and rose-cut diamonds, silver-topped gold mount, lg. More ...

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Toms Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Toms Cabin; Autograph Letter Sig

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Toms Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Toms Cabin; Autograph Letter Sig

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Tom's Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin; Autograph Letter Signed, and Receipt for Enslaved People. Boston: John P. Jewett & More ...

Vergil, Polydore (1470?-1555) An Abridgement of the Notable Woorke of Polidore Vergile.

Vergil, Polydore (1470?-1555) An Abridgement of the Notable Woorke of Polidore Vergile.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Vergil, Polydore (1470?-1555) An Abridgement of the Notable Woorke of Polidore Vergile. London: Imprinted within the precincte of the late dissolued house of the Grey Friars, by Richard Grafton, More ...

Clinton, DeWitt (1769-1828) Autograph Letter Signed, 17 April 1821, and Three Accompanying Prints.

Clinton, DeWitt (1769-1828) Autograph Letter Signed, 17 April 1821, and Three Accompanying Prints.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1011
Sold for:
$221$180

Clinton, DeWitt (1769-1828) Autograph Letter Signed, 17 April 1821, and Three Accompanying Prints. Single leaf wove paper inscribed on one page. To Jean-Guillaume, Baron Hyde de Neuville More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Signed Carte-de-visite.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Signed Carte-de-visite.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1041
Sold for:
$110,700$90,000

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Signed Carte-de-visite. Alexander Gardner's portrait taken August 9, 1863, the bust only from the full-length standing pose (O-75 from Lincoln in Photographs), with More ...

The Life, Campaigns, and Public Services of General McClellan  , Jonathan V. Nicolay's Copy.

The Life, Campaigns, and Public Services of General McClellan , Jonathan V. Nicolay's Copy.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1280
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

The Life, Campaigns, and Public Services of General McClellan, Jonathan V. Nicolay's Copy. Philadelphia: Peterson & Brothers, 1864. First edition, octavo, signed on ffep by Nicolay, Abraham More ...

Bin #627 18 Years Old 1952, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Bin #627 18 Years Old 1952, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Auction:
3096T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Apr 17, 2018
Lot:
1867
Sold for:
$800$650

Bin #627 18 Years Old 1952 Kentucky Lexington Distilling Company, Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, bottled for the House of Glunz, Chicago, Illinois, "This extremely rare 18 year old whiskey is part of a More ...

John Cuthbert Hare (American, 1908-1978)      Two Watercolors: Summer on Cape Cod

John Cuthbert Hare (American, 1908-1978) Two Watercolors: Summer on Cape Cod

Auction:
3081T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 08, 2018
Lot:
1104
Sold for:
$369$300

John Cuthbert Hare (American, 1908-1978) Two Watercolors: Summer on Cape Cod and Old Houses, Provincetown. Both signed "John Hare" l.r., titled on the mats. Sight sizes approximately 8 x 6 3/4 More ...

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Unpublished Manuscript Poem, To Constance  , Concord, c. 1882.

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Unpublished Manuscript Poem, To Constance , Concord, c. 1882.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Unpublished Manuscript Poem, To Constance, Concord, c. 1882. Single leaf of wove paper, originally folded in two, inscribed over three pages, to Constance Emery Ellis, 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 ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
73
Unsold
 

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans. Parchment document granting a $300 per year pension to each of the five More ...

Lovecraft, H.P. (1890-1937) Autograph Letter Signed, 28 December 1935.

Lovecraft, H.P. (1890-1937) Autograph Letter Signed, 28 December 1935.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$861$700

Lovecraft, H.P. (1890-1937) Autograph Letter Signed, 28 December 1935. Single leaf of paper inscribed densely over two pages, to Robert Bloch; very good, 9 x 5 1/2 in. "Honour'd Ludvig, Abundant More ...

California Photo Album, 1903.

California Photo Album, 1903.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
544
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

California Photo Album, 1903. Large landscape-format album of black pages compiled by Sarah E. Daniels from photos purchased and taken during 1903, compiled in 1914, consisting of approximately 315 More ...

Five Framed Prints of Boston

Five Framed Prints of Boston

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1549
Sold for:
$62$50

Five Framed Prints of Boston, three Bartlett State Street, Boston, one a reproduction, Custom-House, Boston; and a photograph of the Old Statehouse, ht. to 17 in. 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 ...

Custis, George Washington Parke (1781-1857) Autograph Letter Signed, Arlington House, 17 April 1848.

Custis, George Washington Parke (1781-1857) Autograph Letter Signed, Arlington House, 17 April 1848.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$49$40

Custis, George Washington Parke (1781-1857) Autograph Letter Signed, Arlington House, 17 April 1848. Single leaf of wove paper, with addressed self-envelope verso, message inscribed inside. To More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1058
Unsold
 

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans. Parchment document granting a $300 per year pension to each of the five More ...

Newell, Timothy (1742-1819) Autograph Document Signed, Sturbridge, 23 July 1788.

Newell, Timothy (1742-1819) Autograph Document Signed, Sturbridge, 23 July 1788.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1075
Sold for:
$221$180

Newell, Timothy (1742-1819) Autograph Document Signed, Sturbridge, 23 July 1788. Single leaf of quarto laid paper, inscribed on one page, with addressed self-envelope on verso. To Dwight Foster More ...

Old Crow Rye, 1 1-pint 8.5oz bottle

Old Crow Rye, 1 1-pint 8.5oz bottle

Auction:
2984T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Feb 23, 2017
Lot:
1631
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Old Crow Rye Kentucky W.A. Gaines & Co., Distillers, Frankfort, Kentucky, H.B Kirk & Co., Sole Bottlers, New York, U.S.A., c. 1909, u: low shoulder, minor nicks to front label, some wear and More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Indenture Signed, Fairfax County, Virginia, 10 February 1787.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Indenture Signed, Fairfax County, Virginia, 10 February 1787.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Indenture Signed, Fairfax County, Virginia, 10 February 1787. Folio-format laid paper bifolium inscribed over two pages, a legal agreement in a secretarial hand signed More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 17 October 1796.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 17 October 1796.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 17 October 1796. Laid paper bifolium inscribed over one page, with addressed and free-franked self-envelope in Washington's More ...

Holden, Oliver (1765-1844) Sacred Dirges, Hymns, and Anthems, Commemorative of the Death of General George Washington, the Guardian of

Holden, Oliver (1765-1844) Sacred Dirges, Hymns, and Anthems, Commemorative of the Death of General George Washington, the Guardian of

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Holden, Oliver (1765-1844) Sacred Dirges, Hymns, and Anthems, Commemorative of the Death of General George Washington, the Guardian of his Country and the Friend of Man. Boston: by Isaiah Thomas & More ...

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington. Philadelphia: C.P. Wayne, 1804-1807. First edition, six octavo volumes, frontispiece portrait in volume one, bound in full contemporary More ...

James Grant, Laird of Ballindalloch (1720-1806) Retained Period Copy of a Letter Written 24 September 1776.

James Grant, Laird of Ballindalloch (1720-1806) Retained Period Copy of a Letter Written 24 September 1776.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

James Grant, Laird of Ballindalloch (1720-1806) Retained Period Copy of a Letter Written 24 September 1776. Laid paper watermarked bifolium, two sheets joined, inscribed over three pages, docketed More ...