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Anson, George (1697-1762) A Voyage round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV.

Anson, George (1697-1762) A Voyage round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1039
Sold for:
$738$600

Anson, George (1697-1762) A Voyage round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. London: for the Author by John and Paul Knapton, 1748. First edition, large quarto, illustrated with More ...

Rare Norddeutscher Lloyd Breman Line Agent's Globe

Rare Norddeutscher Lloyd Breman Line Agent's Globe

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Rare Norddeutscher Lloyd Breman Line Agent's Globe, Paul Rath, c. 1924, 24-in. dia. relief globe with oceans showing steamship routes, the cartouche in the Pacific Ocean with image of a steamship More ...

Palmer, William J. (1836-1909) Report of Surveys Across the Continent in 1867-68, on the Thirty-fifth and Thirty-second Parallels, for

Palmer, William J. (1836-1909) Report of Surveys Across the Continent in 1867-68, on the Thirty-fifth and Thirty-second Parallels, for

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$246$200

Palmer, William J. (1836-1909) Report of Surveys Across the Continent in 1867-'68, on the Thirty-fifth and Thirty-second Parallels, for a Route Extending the Kansas Pacific Railway to the Pacific More ...

Hardwood War Club

Hardwood War Club

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1101
Sold for:
$738$600

Hardwood War Club, Polynesia, 19th century, either Wallis and Futuna Islands or Tonga, lg. 36 1/4 in. Provenance: Private collection, Boston. More ...

Terrestrial 3-inch Cased Pocket Globe

Terrestrial 3-inch Cased Pocket Globe

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
673
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Terrestrial 3-inch Cased Pocket Globe, mid-19th century, made up of twelve hand-colored engraved paper gores, North America outlined in green, Africa in red, over label cartouche in the North More ...

U.S. Navy Silver Flatware Service

U.S. Navy Silver Flatware Service

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

U.S. Navy Silver Flatware Service, Canfield & Brother, Baltimore, Maryland, c. 1835-45, fiddle pattern service composed of a ladle, two stuffing spoons, twelve serving spoons, twelve tablespoons, More ...

Charles Ball Constitution

Charles Ball Constitution

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$49,200$40,000

Charles Ball Constitution Whalebone Cane and Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, c. 1841, the cane with whale ivory top carved in the form of a hand holding a brass ring, octagonal to round whalebone shaft More ...

James A. McDivitt (American, b. 1929)

James A. McDivitt (American, b. 1929)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

James A. McDivitt (American, b. 1929) First U.S. spacewalk, Ed White's EVA (Extravehicular Activity) over the Pacific Ocean, Gemini 4, June 1965. Vintage chromogenic print on fiber-based Kodak More ...

Charles Conrad (American, 1930-1999)

Charles Conrad (American, 1930-1999)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Charles Conrad (American, 1930-1999) Earth horizon and space over China's Pacific Coast, Gemini 5, August 1965. Hand-numbered 'NASA S-65-45768' (NASA MSC) in red on the recto u.l. margin. Vintage More ...

Taken by a Camera Aboard the Apollo 6 Spacecraft

Taken by a Camera Aboard the Apollo 6 Spacecraft

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Taken by a Camera Aboard the Apollo 6 Spacecraft Orbital panorama taken 150 miles above the Earth over Central Africa, Apollo 6, April 1968. Numbered 'MSC AS6-2-1007' (NASA MSC) in red on the More ...

Taken by a Camera Aboard the Apollo 6 Spacecraft

Taken by a Camera Aboard the Apollo 6 Spacecraft

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
100
Unsold
 

Taken by a Camera Aboard the Apollo 6 Spacecraft Orbital panorama taken 170 miles above Earth from Zambia to the coast of Mozambique, Apollo 6, April 1968. Numbered 'MSC AS6-2-1049' (NASA MSC) in More ...

Unidentified Photographer

Unidentified Photographer

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Unidentified Photographer Two views of the recovery of the astronauts in the Pacific Ocean after the safe landing of the Command Module, Apollo 13, April 1970. The first with a NASA KSC caption on More ...

Terrestrial 3-inch Cased Pocket Globe

Terrestrial 3-inch Cased Pocket Globe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
410
Unsold
 

Terrestrial 3-inch Cased Pocket Globe, mid-19th century, made up of twelve hand-colored engraved paper gores, North America outlined in green, Africa in red, over label cartouche in the North More ...

Nazca Mantle

Nazca Mantle

Auction:
3054B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 23, 2017
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Nazca Mantle, the Andes, 4th/6th century, mounted, 4 ft. 1 in. x 5 ft. 10 in. More ...

Nazca Mantle

Nazca Mantle

Auction:
3054B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 23, 2017
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Nazca Mantle, the Andes, c. 400 AD, 3 ft. 5 in. x 4 ft. More ...

Thomas Spencer, Ship Chandler, Honolulu, Sandwich Islands, Brass Lantern

Thomas Spencer, Ship Chandler, Honolulu, Sandwich Islands, Brass Lantern

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$30,750$25,000

Thomas Spencer, Ship Chandler, Honolulu, Sandwich Islands, Brass Lantern, America, c. 1850s, pierced vent top with large brass loop handle, stepped base with intact removable font and burner, the More ...

Herrera y Tordesillas, Antonio de (1549-1625) Novus Orbis, sive Descriptio Indiae Occidentalis.

Herrera y Tordesillas, Antonio de (1549-1625) Novus Orbis, sive Descriptio Indiae Occidentalis.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1537
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Herrera y Tordesillas, Antonio de (1549-1625) Novus Orbis, sive Descriptio Indiae Occidentalis. Amsterdam: Colinium, 1622. First Latin edition (greatly expanded from the original edition of 1601), More ...

Maps and Plates, Eight Unframed.

Maps and Plates, Eight Unframed.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1549
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Maps and Plates, Eight Unframed. Including: a hand-colored example of Joseph Nicholas De L'Isle's Carte des Nouvelles Decouvertes au Nord de la Mer du Sud, Venice: Santini, 1776, illustrating the More ...

Geographia 6-inch Terrestrial Globe

Geographia 6-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1858
Sold for:
$86$70

Geographia 6-inch Terrestrial Globe, 55 Fleet Street, London, twelve printed gores with cartouche in the Pacific Ocean. More ...

Carved Stone Club Head

Carved Stone Club Head

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
2063
Sold for:
$111$90

Carved Stone Club Head, Melanesia, New Guinea, 19th/early 20th century, cylindrical, with diamond-shaped protrusions, dia. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Twelve-inch Terrestrial Globe

Twelve-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
2962T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 28, 2016
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$554$450

Twelve-inch Terrestrial Globe, Gilman Joslin, Boston, Massachusetts, 19th century, circular maker's cartouche in the North Pacific Ocean, inscribed "Joslin's Terrestrial Globe containing the Late More ...

Carved Stone Club Head

Carved Stone Club Head

Auction:
2962T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 28, 2016
Lot:
1103
Unsold
 

Carved Stone Club Head, Melanesia, New Guinea, 19th/early 20th century, cylindrical, with diamond-shaped protrusions, dia. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Cane Comb

Cane Comb

Auction:
2962T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 28, 2016
Lot:
1104
Sold for:
$37$30

Cane Comb, Melanesia, New Guinea, early 20th century, ten tines lashed together and radiating from a hardened gum body and large seed terminal, lg. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Cook, James (1728-1779) & James King (1750-1784) A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean for Making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere.

Cook, James (1728-1779) & James King (1750-1784) A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean for Making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$369$300

Cook, James (1728-1779) & James King (1750-1784) A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean for Making Discoveries in the Northern Hemisphere. New York: by Tiebout and O'Brien for Benjamin Gomez, 1796. Octavo, More ...

Cook, James (1728-1779) An Account of the Voyages Undertaken by the Order of His Present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the Southern

Cook, James (1728-1779) An Account of the Voyages Undertaken by the Order of His Present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the Southern

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$19,000$15,447

Cook, James (1728-1779) An Account of the Voyages Undertaken by the Order of His Present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere; A Voyage Towards the South Pole and Round the More ...

Hawkesworth, John (1715-1773) An Account of the Voyages Undertaken by the Order of His Present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the So

Hawkesworth, John (1715-1773) An Account of the Voyages Undertaken by the Order of His Present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the So

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Hawkesworth, John (1715-1773) An Account of the Voyages Undertaken by the Order of His Present Majesty for Making Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere, and Successively Performed by Commodore More ...

Lewis, Meriwether (1774-1809) and William Clark (1770-1838) Travels to the Source of the Missouri River and Across the American Contine

Lewis, Meriwether (1774-1809) and William Clark (1770-1838) Travels to the Source of the Missouri River and Across the American Contine

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Lewis, Meriwether (1774-1809) and William Clark (1770-1838) Travels to the Source of the Missouri River and Across the American Continent to the Pacific Ocean. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, & More ...

Vancouver, George (1757-1798) A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World.

Vancouver, George (1757-1798) A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Vancouver, George (1757-1798) A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World. London: Printed for G.G and J. Robinson and J. Edwards, 1798. First edition, four volumes: three More ...

Vancouver, George (1757-1798) A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World; in which the Coast of North-west A

Vancouver, George (1757-1798) A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World; in which the Coast of North-west A

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Vancouver, George (1757-1798) A Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean, and Round the World; in which the Coast of North-west America has been Carefully Examined. London: John Stockdale, More ...

Wilkes, Charles (1798-1877) Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842.

Wilkes, Charles (1798-1877) Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Wilkes, Charles (1798-1877) Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Philadelphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1845. Large paper copy, second edition, More ...