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Red-painted Wood and Steel Cranberry Scoop

Red-painted Wood and Steel Cranberry Scoop

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1191
Sold for:
$123$100

Red-painted Wood and Steel Cranberry Scoop, C.R. King, Carlisle, Kentucky, late 19th century, long handle with steel forks, the back marked in stencil "C.R. KING/CARLISLE, KY.," ht. 19, wd. 10, dp. More ...

Group of Mostly Lincoln Memorabilia

Group of Mostly Lincoln Memorabilia

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1221
Sold for:
$148$120

Group of Mostly Lincoln Memorabilia, including a Western Bank Note Co. Gettysburg Address card, a 1909 inaugural ball menu, a Lincoln centenary book, six engraved portraits, and a Civil War-era More ...

Two Heisely Surveyor's Compasses

Two Heisely Surveyor's Compasses

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$400$325

Two Heisely Surveyor's Compasses, 6 1/2-in. Frederick A. Heisely marked "Pittsburgh," and a 6 1/2-in. G.F. Heisely marked "Harrisburg," lg. 14 1/2 and 15 1/2 in. More ...

Alexander Scott Surveyor's Compass

Alexander Scott Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
400
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Alexander Scott Surveyor's Compass, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, 6-in. dia. engraved six-point silvered dial marked in center "Alexn. Scott Chambersburg," with outkeeper dial calibrated 1-16 at the More ...

Oak Cannon-form Ballot Box

Oak Cannon-form Ballot Box

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
454
Sold for:
$615$500

Oak Cannon-form Ballot Box, America, late 19th century, in the shape of a mortar on a bed with handle in the back, the back with single drawer, the muzzle of the mortar has an opening for dropping a More ...

Pennsylvania Walnut Tall Clock

Pennsylvania Walnut Tall Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1519
Sold for:
$615$500

Pennsylvania Walnut Tall Clock, Samuel Hill, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1790, flat-top molded case with freestanding turned columns flanking the painted iron dial marked "S. Hill Harrisburg" with More ...

Group of Mostly Lincoln Memorabilia

Group of Mostly Lincoln Memorabilia

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1362
Unsold
 

Group of Mostly Lincoln Memorabilia, including a Western Bank Note Co. Gettysburg Address card, a 1909 inaugural ball menu, a Lincoln centenary book, six engraved portraits, and a Civil War-era More ...

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Pennsylvania Gazette, May 9, 1754; First Publication of the Severed Snake Political Cartoon: Join, or Di

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Pennsylvania Gazette, May 9, 1754; First Publication of the Severed Snake Political Cartoon: Join, or Di

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$30,750$25,000

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Pennsylvania Gazette, May 9, 1754; First Publication of the Severed Snake Political Cartoon: Join, or Die. Philadelphia: Benjamin Franklin, 1754. Folio-format joined More ...

Phoenix Iron Works 3-inch Ordnance Rifle and Reproduction Carriage

Phoenix Iron Works 3-inch Ordnance Rifle and Reproduction Carriage

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
114
Sold for:
$52,275$42,500

Phoenix Iron Works 3-inch Ordnance Rifle and Reproduction Carriage, c. 1862, cast iron rifled tube marked on the muzzle "J.M.W. No 450 P.I. Co. 1862/815 lbs," marked on the center of the tube over More ...

Four-gallon Cobalt-decorated Cowden & Wilcox Stoneware Jug

Four-gallon Cobalt-decorated Cowden & Wilcox Stoneware Jug

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
537
Sold for:
$738$600

Four-gallon Cobalt-decorated Cowden & Wilcox Stoneware Jug, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1865, flat rolled rim, applied strap handle, the front marked "COWDEN & WILCOX/HARRISBURG PA," with cobalt More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) The Prayer at Valley Forge.

Washington, George (1732-1799) The Prayer at Valley Forge.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$308$250

Washington, George (1732-1799) The Prayer at Valley Forge. New York: John C. McRae, 1866. Large engraving on wove paper by John C. McRae, after H. Brueckner's painting, matted, some foxing to upper More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Gettysburg Address, The New York Daily Tribune  , Bound Volume for the Year 1863.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Gettysburg Address, The New York Daily Tribune , Bound Volume for the Year 1863.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Gettysburg Address, The New York Daily Tribune, Bound Volume for the Year 1863. Large folio volume containing issues from January through December of the Tribune, More ...

Round Pincushion Wallpaper Circular Box

Round Pincushion Wallpaper Circular Box

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2016
Lot:
465
Sold for:
$369$300

Round Pincushion Wallpaper Circular Box, attributed to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1870, turquoise paper with applied yellow and dark blue leaves and metallic foil geometric devices, the top with More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Receipt Signed, Philadelphia, June 1787.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Receipt Signed, Philadelphia, June 1787.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Receipt Signed, Philadelphia, June 1787. Single page of laid paper inscribed on one side. Stating that Washington received a draught of financier and More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Four Pamphlets.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Four Pamphlets.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$677$550

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Four Pamphlets. Including: Address of Hon. Edward Everett at the Consecration of the National Cemetery at Gettysburg, 19th November, 1863, Boston: Little, Brown, & More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Gettysburg Address; Edward Everett (1794-1865) An Oration Delivered on the Battlefield of Gettysburg, (Nov

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Gettysburg Address; Edward Everett (1794-1865) An Oration Delivered on the Battlefield of Gettysburg, (Nov

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Gettysburg Address; Edward Everett (1794-1865) An Oration Delivered on the Battlefield of Gettysburg, (November 19, 1863) at the Consecration of the Cemetery. New More ...

Daniel Ridgway Knight (American, 1839-1924)      Young Girl Holding a Puppy

Daniel Ridgway Knight (American, 1839-1924) Young Girl Holding a Puppy

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
329
Unsold
 

Daniel Ridgway Knight (American, 1839-1924) Young Girl Holding a Puppy Signed and inscribed "Ridgway Knight/Paris" l.l. Oil on canvas, 47 1/4 x 35 1/4 in. (120.0 x 89.5 cm), framed. More ...

Patriotic Red and White Woven Wool and Cotton Coverlet

Patriotic Red and White Woven Wool and Cotton Coverlet

Auction:
2709T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 24, 2014
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$492$400

Patriotic Red and White Woven Wool and Cotton Coverlet, woven by Ira Hadsell, Palmyra, Wayne County, New York, 1869, single-piece, double weave coverlet of red wool and natural cotton with large More ...

Anthony and/or Nina Meucci (Spanish/American, ac. 1818-1826/27)      Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman in His Library.

Anthony and/or Nina Meucci (Spanish/American, ac. 1818-1826/27) Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman in His Library.

Auction:
2669M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2013
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$3,000$2,500

Anthony and/or Nina Meucci (Spanish/American, ac. 1818-1826/27) Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman in His Library. Signed "Meucci" c.l., the verso inscribed "Painted at Saratoga Springs in 1826 or More ...

Louis Rémy Mignot (American, 1831-1870), Rainbow over a Lake in the Hudson River Valley, Possibly Close of a Showery Day, Lake George,

Louis Rémy Mignot (American, 1831-1870), Rainbow over a Lake in the Hudson River Valley, Possibly Close of a Showery Day, Lake George,

Auction:
2655B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 17, 2013
Lot:
373
Sold for:
$120,000$100,000

Louis Rémy Mignot (American, 1831-1870) Rainbow over a Lake in the Hudson River Valley, Possibly Close of a Showery Day, Lake George Monogrammed and dated "M 62" l.c. Oil on canvas, 16 x 24 More ...

Civil War Pennsylvania 53rd Regiment Pieced and Gilt-stenciled Silk American Flag

Civil War Pennsylvania 53rd Regiment Pieced and Gilt-stenciled Silk American Flag

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$36,000$30,000

Civil War Pennsylvania 53rd Regiment Pieced and Gilt-stenciled Silk American Flag, c. 1864, likely a camp flag, with a hand-stitched field composed of seven red and six white stripes, the central More ...

Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872)      Portrait of General George Cadwalader (1806-1879)

Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872) Portrait of General George Cadwalader (1806-1879)

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
428
Sold for:
$11,850$10,000

Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872) Portrait of General George Cadwalader (1806-1879), c. 1850 Initialed "TS" l.r., identified on a typed label and with a frame manufacturer's label from J. More ...

Gorham Co. V.D. Brenner U.S. One-cent Medallion-mounted Abraham Lincoln   Gettysburg Address   Cast Bronze Plaque

Gorham Co. V.D. Brenner U.S. One-cent Medallion-mounted Abraham Lincoln Gettysburg Address Cast Bronze Plaque

Auction:
2606M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2012
Lot:
1303
Sold for:
$770$650

Gorham Co. V.D. Brenner U.S. One-cent Medallion-mounted Abraham Lincoln Gettysburg Address Cast Bronze Plaque, New York, 1909, impressed marks, ht. 14 3/4, wd. 21 1/8 in. More ...

Xanthus Russell Smith (American, 1839-1929)      Cape May

Xanthus Russell Smith (American, 1839-1929) Cape May

Auction:
2581B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 03, 2012
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$24,885$21,000

Xanthus Russell Smith (American, 1839-1929) Cape May, 1865 Signed "Xanthus Smith" l.l., titled, dedicated, signed, and dated "..Painted for Joseph Wharton Esq./ By Xanthus Smith/ 1865" in the More ...

(Civil War, Gettysburg)

(Civil War, Gettysburg)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$178$150

(Civil War, Gettysburg), Notes on the Rebel Invasion of Maryland and Pennsylvania and the Battle of Gettysburg, Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1864, original gilt-lettered cloth, with folding More ...

German Violin, c. 1880

German Violin, c. 1880

Auction:
2562M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 14, 2011
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$148$125

German Violin, c. 1880, signed on the inside back ...CHAMBERSBURG PA, length of back 359 mm, with case. More ...

Four Unframed Hand-colored Lithographs and a Framed Bachelder hand-colored   Lithograph Marblehead, Mass.

Four Unframed Hand-colored Lithographs and a Framed Bachelder hand-colored Lithograph Marblehead, Mass.

Auction:
2540M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 17, 2011
Lot:
1099
Sold for:
$948$800

Four Unframed Hand-colored Lithographs and a Framed Bachelder hand-colored Lithograph Marblehead, Mass., including three Endicott & Co. Gettysburg Battlefield, Encampment of the 2nd Div. of M.V.M. More ...

(Civil War, Gettysburg)

(Civil War, Gettysburg)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
164
Unsold
 

(Civil War, Gettysburg), Notes on the Rebel Invasion of Maryland and Pennsylvania and the Battle of Gettysburg, Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1864, original gilt-lettered cloth, with folding More ...

Framed Group of Abraham Lincoln Related Items

Framed Group of Abraham Lincoln Related Items

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Framed Group of Abraham Lincoln Related Items, a clipped signature in ink, a portrait photograph, a "G.A.R., Representative, Salt Lake City, Utah" enameled mixed metals and gold ribbon medal, with a More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portrait of "Elizabeth Coleman Leed at the age of 15 years."

American School, 19th Century Portrait of "Elizabeth Coleman Leed at the age of 15 years."

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$770$650

American School, 19th Century Portrait of "Elizabeth Coleman Leed at the age of 15 years." Unsigned, subject identified below and on a note affixed to the reverse which states the portrait was More ...