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Pennsylvania Committee of Safety Contract Musket Made by Henry Voigt

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety Contract Musket Made by Henry Voigt

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety Contract Musket Made by Henry Voigt, c. 1775, .75 caliber, walnut stock, British-style brass fittings, tail of the lock plate marked "VOIGT/1775," remnants of More ...

Needlework Picture of Betsy Ross Presenting the First American Flag to George Washington

Needlework Picture of Betsy Ross Presenting the First American Flag to George Washington

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1093
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Needlework Picture of Betsy Ross Presenting the First American Flag to George Washington, America, 19th century, Ross sitting in a room with her iconic flag, George Washington and two other men in 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 ...

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, DC, 16 February 1937.

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, DC, 16 February 1937.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1062
Sold for:
$400$325

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, DC, 16 February 1937. Bifolium pale green White House letter paper with conjugate attached, typed over one page. To James D. More ...

Carved Powder Horn Identified to Conrad Frederick Keck

Carved Powder Horn Identified to Conrad Frederick Keck

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$431$350

Carved Powder Horn Identified to Conrad Frederick Keck, c. 1781, ornate powder horn carved with a panoply of arms and cannons over "PHILADELPHIA" with the city carved below, a heart with More ...

Carved Powder Horn Identified to Conrad Frederick Keck

Carved Powder Horn Identified to Conrad Frederick Keck

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
106
Unsold
 

Carved Powder Horn Identified to Conrad Frederick Keck, c. 1781, ornate powder horn carved with a panoply of arms and cannons over "PHILADELPHIA" with the city carved below, a heart with More ...

Six Boxes of American History Books

Six Boxes of American History Books

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1333
Sold for:
$148$120

Six Boxes of American History Books, 19th/20th century, a wide variety of titles including Lawmaking and Legislators in Pennsylvania; Colonial and Revolutionary Families in Pennsylvania; numerous More ...

Lithograph "Washington Crossing the Delaware,"

Lithograph "Washington Crossing the Delaware,"

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1512
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Lithograph "Washington Crossing the Delaware," Goupil & Co., New York, publishers, after Emanuel Leutze (Germany/New York, 1816-1868) identified in inscriptions in the matrix, 22 1/4 x 38 1/2 in., More ...

Thirteen-star Hand-stitched Silk Flag

Thirteen-star Hand-stitched Silk Flag

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1742
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Thirteen-star Hand-stitched Silk Flag, Rachel Albright, Madison, Iowa, 1903, inscription on the fly reads "First flag made 1777 by Betsy Ross. This copy/of the original flag made 1903 by More ...

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$738$600

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778. Single leaf of laid paper with "United States" watermark printed by engraving in black ink and gold ink by More ...

18th Century Philadelphia Sundial by Captain Daniel Joy

18th Century Philadelphia Sundial by Captain Daniel Joy

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
960
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

18th Century Philadelphia Sundial by Captain Daniel Joy, made for James Pemberton, c. 1764, 11 1/4-in. engraved brass sundial with a roman numeral outer dial, hour-lines, central star marked Lat 40, 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 ...

Roberts III, John (1724-1778) Manuscript Memorandum and Account Books.

Roberts III, John (1724-1778) Manuscript Memorandum and Account Books.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Roberts III, John (1724-1778) Manuscript Memorandum and Account Books. Small folio account book begun by Roberts in 1768 detailing numerous transactions related to his many business enterprises, More ...

Attributed to Francis Alexander (American, 1800-1880) Portrait of Revolutionary War Officer Derick Lane (1755-1831) of Troy, New York.

Attributed to Francis Alexander (American, 1800-1880) Portrait of Revolutionary War Officer Derick Lane (1755-1831) of Troy, New York.

Auction:
2669M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2013
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$2,160$1,800

Attributed to Francis Alexander (American, 1800-1880) Portrait of Revolutionary War Officer Derick Lane (1755-1831) of Troy, New York. Unsigned, artist and subject identified on a plaque below. More ...

Needlework Sampler

Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$720$600

Needlework Sampler, executed by Sarah (Sally) Weston, Dilworthtown, Chester County, Pennsylvania, c. 1800, worked in silk threads on a linen ground, depicting rows of alphabets over the names of More ...

Painted and Gilt Cast Iron and Brass Centennial Liberty Bell Pull Toy

Painted and Gilt Cast Iron and Brass Centennial Liberty Bell Pull Toy

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
537
Sold for:
$2,040$1,700

Painted and Gilt Cast Iron and Brass Centennial Liberty Bell Pull Toy, Gong Bell Company, East Hampton, Connecticut, c. 1876, eagle finial atop a brass bell with raised lettering "LIBERTY BELL JULY More ...

George Washington Centennial Handkerchief

George Washington Centennial Handkerchief

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
664
Sold for:
$660$550

George Washington Centennial Handkerchief, America, c. 1876, printed on cotton fabric, depicting an oval reserve with George Washington standing in uniform beside his horse under the inscription More ...

1976 Commemorative Black-painted Bronze Liberty Bell on Stand

1976 Commemorative Black-painted Bronze Liberty Bell on Stand

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2011
Lot:
1254
Sold for:
$119$100

1976 Commemorative Black-painted Bronze Liberty Bell on Stand, for the Wemyss family, with engraved silver plaques, "Cast at the White Chapel Foundry, London, England to their Original Designs of More ...

Six Cast Metal Coin Banks

Six Cast Metal Coin Banks

Auction:
2441
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 21, 2009
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$24$20

Six Cast Metal Coin Banks, a painted Indian, liberty bell, animal, figure of MacArthur, and a square painted bank. More ...

1876 United States Centennial Union Printed Cotton Banner

1876 United States Centennial Union Printed Cotton Banner

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 15, 2008
Lot:
155
Sold for:
$415$350

1876 United States Centennial Union Printed Cotton Banner, depicting an American Eagle with the Liberty Bell, "It Proclaimed Liberty in 1776. Let it Proclaim Peace and Unity in 1876," under a mat More ...

Six Cast Metal Coin Banks

Six Cast Metal Coin Banks

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 15, 2008
Lot:
478
Unsold
 

Six Cast Metal Coin Banks, a painted Indian, liberty bell, animal, figure of MacArthur, and a square painted bank. More ...

Enterprise Cast Iron "Independence Hall" Still Bank

Enterprise Cast Iron "Independence Hall" Still Bank

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
1523
Sold for:
$500$500

Enterprise Cast Iron "Independence Hall" Still Bank, stenciled under base Pat October 19.,1875, with three slots, bell in tower, old maroon and gold finish, lg. 15 1/2 in., (missing windows on one More ...

Cast Iron "Independence Hall Tower" Centennial Bank

Cast Iron "Independence Hall Tower" Centennial Bank

Auction:
2397
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 17, 2008
Lot:
525
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Cast Iron "Independence Hall Tower" Centennial Bank, "Made By Enterprise Mfg. Co. Phila Pat Sept. 21 75," the stationary bank commemorating the coming Philadelphia Centennial Exposition, polychrome More ...

Cast Iron "Independence Hall Tower" Centennial Bank

Cast Iron "Independence Hall Tower" Centennial Bank

Auction:
2397
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 17, 2008
Lot:
557
Sold for:
$504$425

Cast Iron "Independence Hall Tower" Centennial Bank, "Made By Enterprise Mfg. Co. Phila Pat Sept. 21 75," the stationary bank commemorating the coming Philadelphia Centennial Exposition, bronze More ...

Large Painted and Turned Wooden Liberty Bell

Large Painted and Turned Wooden Liberty Bell

Auction:
2268
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 19, 2005
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$705$600

Large Painted and Turned Wooden Liberty Bell, America, late 19th century, the surface with old bronze paint, (weathered surface), ht. 32, dia. 33 More ...

18kt Gold, Platinum and Diamond Liberty Bell Pin, Coopers of Philadelphia

18kt Gold, Platinum and Diamond Liberty Bell Pin, Coopers of Philadelphia

Auction:
2231
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 16, 2004
Lot:
565
Sold for:
$1,058$900

18kt Gold, Platinum and Diamond Liberty Bell Pin, Coopers of Philadelphia, accented by full-cut diamond melee, boxed, with original receipt dated 1975, signed F.J. More ...

Diminutive Handstitched Silk Flag

Diminutive Handstitched Silk Flag

Auction:
2241
Auction:
Sale #2241 - Nov 01, 2003
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

Diminutive Handstitched Silk Flag, "Made by Sara M. Wilson Great-grand daughter of Betsy Ross," 19th century, the flag the flag with 13 stars arranged in a circle on the canton, old ink More ...

Three Framed George Washington Prints,   Lady Washington's Reception, The Prayer at Valley Forge

Three Framed George Washington Prints, Lady Washington's Reception, The Prayer at Valley Forge

Auction:
2178
Auction:
Sale #2178 - Dec 13, 2002
Lot:
969A
Sold for:
$176$150

Three Framed George Washington Prints, Lady Washington's Reception, The Prayer at Valley Forge and a family More ...

Two 1876 Centennial Glass Plates

Two 1876 Centennial Glass Plates

Auction:
2178
Auction:
Sale #2178 - Dec 13, 2002
Lot:
1062C
Sold for:
$35$30

Two 1876 Centennial Glass Plates, oval and round, with Liberty Bell centers, and two non-commemarative compotes More ...