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Late 18th Century Snuff Grater or Tobacco Rasp

Late 18th Century Snuff Grater or Tobacco Rasp

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
407
Unsold
 

Late 18th Century Snuff Grater or Tobacco Rasp, France, iron instrument with hinged lid engraved with a small crown and "Vive Le Roy," lg. 6 1/2 in. Literature: Codes & Symbols of European More ...

Seth Thomas Mahogany Sleigh-front Shelf Clock

Seth Thomas Mahogany Sleigh-front Shelf Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$246$200

Seth Thomas Mahogany Sleigh-front Shelf Clock, Thomaston, Connecticut, flat-top case, door with glazed upper section over the roman numeral painted zinc dial, painted tablet with a spray of daisies More ...

Labradorite Snuff Bottle

Labradorite Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2647B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 23, 2013
Lot:
397
Unsold
 

Labradorite Snuff Bottle, China, 20th century, in the form of a Buddha's hand citron, lg. 2 1/4 in. More ...

Two Dutch Delft Tobacco Jars

Two Dutch Delft Tobacco Jars

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$2,040$1,700

Two Dutch Delft Tobacco Jars, Holland, possibly 19th century, both ovoid form and decorated in blue, one ornamented with Indians smoking and tobacco plants flanking a ship at sea with an anchor and More ...

Six Framed Silk Tobacco Premiums

Six Framed Silk Tobacco Premiums

Auction:
2636B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 11, 2013
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$270$225

Six Framed Silk Tobacco Premiums, all depicting famous American Indians, two frames of three each, premiums 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. More ...

Doucai   Ribbed Gu   Vase

Doucai Ribbed Gu Vase

Auction:
2632M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jan 31, 2013
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$425$425

Doucai Ribbed Gu Vase, China, 20th century, decorated with floral tendrils, six-character Chenghua mark in double ring on recessed base, ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Pyramidal Wood "Imported Cigars" Tobacco Indian Pedestal

Paint-decorated Pyramidal Wood "Imported Cigars" Tobacco Indian Pedestal

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
856
Sold for:
$420$350

Paint-decorated Pyramidal Wood "Imported Cigars" Tobacco Indian Pedestal, on casters, overall ht. 26 1/4, top 11 x 10 3/4 in. More ...

Collection of Botanical, Nature, and Animals Tobacco, Tea, and Soap Cards

Collection of Botanical, Nature, and Animals Tobacco, Tea, and Soap Cards

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
292
Sold for:
$296$250

Collection of Botanical, Nature, and Animals Tobacco, Tea, and Soap Cards, including 225 Gallaher Ltd; seventy John Player & Sons; 125 Red Rose Tea; 225 Mecca; 100 James Welch Co.; 110 Arm & Hammer; More ...

Pair of Camphorwood Cabinets

Pair of Camphorwood Cabinets

Auction:
2574B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 01, 2011
Lot:
534
Sold for:
$11,638$9,500

Pair of Camphorwood Cabinets, China, 18th century, each opens interior drawers, with brass mounts, on stand, ht. with stand 75, wd. 35 in. More ...

Five Native American Portrait Series Tobacco Silks

Five Native American Portrait Series Tobacco Silks

Auction:
2556M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 28, 2011
Lot:
1333
Sold for:
$178$150

Five Native American Portrait Series Tobacco Silks, in a single frame. More ...

Brass Figural Dish

Brass Figural Dish

Auction:
2554B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 09, 2011
Lot:
502
Sold for:
$123$100

Brass Figural Dish, France, in the form of a prone Egyptian woman grasping a vessel in her outstretched arms, lg. 10 in. More ...

Two Vials of "Verdigris" Boutique Fragrance, Robert Lee Morris

Two Vials of "Verdigris" Boutique Fragrance, Robert Lee Morris

Auction:
2550B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 14, 2011
Lot:
93
Sold for:
$415$350

Two Vials of "Verdigris" Boutique Fragrance, Robert Lee Morris, each quarter-ounce of scent in a limited edition etched frosted glass vial, oxidized brass tripod, and tubular leather case. Note: More ...

Two Lilac Jasper Dip Items

Two Lilac Jasper Dip Items

Auction:
2532B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 07, 2011
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$119$100

Two Lilac Jasper Dip Items, England, late 19th century, a marked Wedgwood tobacco jar decorated in white relief with gentlemen smoking among a verse For Rich or Poor in Peace or Strife, It Soothes More ...

Four Dutch Delft Tobacco Jars

Four Dutch Delft Tobacco Jars

Auction:
2524B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 07, 2010
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

Four Dutch Delft Tobacco Jars, 18th century, two depicting an Indian beside large urn, one inscribed "ST: OMER," the other "No. 2," with trade goods, and sailing ships in the background, brass More ...

French Yellow Gold and Enamel Snuff Box

French Yellow Gold and Enamel Snuff Box

Auction:
2519B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 02, 2010
Lot:
725
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

French Yellow Gold and Enamel Snuff Box, c. 1880, maker's mark HF, rectangular with re-entrant corners, the cover decorated with a scene of cavorting putti all within borders of cobalt blue and More ...

Ten Pieces of Assorted Pewter Hollowware

Ten Pieces of Assorted Pewter Hollowware

Auction:
2516M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 16, 2010
Lot:
945
Sold for:
$326$275

Ten Pieces of Assorted Pewter Hollowware, including four measures, a pair of cups, two syrups, a mug, and a cordial. More ...

Collection of Vintage Burlwood and Meerschaum Tobacco Pipes

Collection of Vintage Burlwood and Meerschaum Tobacco Pipes

Auction:
2516M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 16, 2010
Lot:
1012
Sold for:
$148$125

Collection of Vintage Burlwood and Meerschaum Tobacco Pipes, thirty-five burlwood, five meerschaum, and a Delft-type ceramic. More ...

Shaker Pine, Cherry, and Birch Sewing Desk

Shaker Pine, Cherry, and Birch Sewing Desk

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
547
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Shaker Pine, Cherry, and Birch Sewing Desk, New England, mid-19th century, the top section lifts off the base, turned walnut pulls appear original, old refinish, (minor imperfections), overall ht. More ...

"INDIANA TRABUCOS" Lithographed Tobacco Tin with Indian Figures

"INDIANA TRABUCOS" Lithographed Tobacco Tin with Indian Figures

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
1186
Sold for:
$593$500

"INDIANA TRABUCOS" Lithographed Tobacco Tin with Indian Figures, America, late 19th century, the rectangular box with hinged lid, the cover and sides with lithograph busts of Indians and scenes of More ...

Mochaware Pepper Pot

Mochaware Pepper Pot

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2010
Lot:
221
Sold for:
$593$500

Mochaware Pepper Pot, Britain, c. 1810, the pearlware pot with meandering spots of dendritic decoration, ht. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Lot of Base Metal Tobacco Lid Weights

Lot of Base Metal Tobacco Lid Weights

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$178$150

Lot of Base Metal Tobacco Lid Weights, Japan, in various forms. More ...

(Botanical Illustration, Medicine), Barton, William P.C., Presentation Copy

(Botanical Illustration, Medicine), Barton, William P.C., Presentation Copy

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

(Botanical Illustration, Medicine), Barton, William P.C., Presentation Copy, Vegetable Materia Medica of the United States; or Medical Botany, Philadelphia: Matthew Carey & Son, 1817, first edition, More ...

Red-painted Wooden Knife Box

Red-painted Wooden Knife Box

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$830$700

Red-painted Wooden Knife Box, America, early 19th century, the box with shaped sides and pierced handle, (shrinkage crack on base), ht. 7 1/2, wd. 10, lg. 14 in. More ...

Italian Verte Antico Marble Pedestal

Italian Verte Antico Marble Pedestal

Auction:
2481
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 24, 2009
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$267$225

Italian Verte Antico Marble Pedestal, early 20th century, circular rotating top above a turned and reverse-tapered stem, octagonal foot, ht. 41 3/4, dia. 11 1/2 in. More ...

Seven Silver Boxes/Cases

Seven Silver Boxes/Cases

Auction:
2475
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 03, 2009
Lot:
317
Sold for:
$326$275

Seven Silver Boxes/Cases, two Gorham matchsafes, a Wm. B. Kerr small traveling picture frame, a Continental .830 matchsafe, an unmarked nutmeg grater, a Continental snuff box, and a Woods & More ...

Federal Giltwood and Eglomise Looking Glass

Federal Giltwood and Eglomise Looking Glass

Auction:
2458
Auction:
Discovery - May 14, 2009
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$207$175

Federal Giltwood and Eglomise Looking Glass, America, c. 1800, the eglomise tablet depicting Liberty holding an American flag and a caduceus staff looking out to sea with a vessel in the distance, More ...

American Violin, Karl A. Berger, New York, c. 1943

American Violin, Karl A. Berger, New York, c. 1943

Auction:
2455
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 03, 2009
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

American Violin, Karl A. Berger, New York, c. 1943, branded internally CAB, and labeled KARL AUGUST BERGER, BASEL 1943 NEW YORK, length of one-piece back 14 1/16 in., 356 mm, with case. More ...

Large Carved and Jeweled Meerschaum Turk's Head Tobacco Pipe

Large Carved and Jeweled Meerschaum Turk's Head Tobacco Pipe

Auction:
2453
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2009
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$444$375

Large Carved and Jeweled Meerschaum Turk's Head Tobacco Pipe, late 19th/early 20th century, meerschaum approx. ht. 4 5/8, lg. 6 in. More ...

Continental Oak Circular Table

Continental Oak Circular Table

Auction:
2452
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 11, 2009
Lot:
582
Sold for:
$593$500

Continental Oak Circular Table, the top formerly tilting above a trestle base with square legs and flatted baton-form feet, ht. 28 1/4, dia. 32 1/2 in. More ...

Rosewood "Parlor No. 1" 30-Day Lever Spring Shelf Clock by Atkins, Whiting & Company

Rosewood "Parlor No. 1" 30-Day Lever Spring Shelf Clock by Atkins, Whiting & Company

Auction:
2444
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 15, 2009
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$948$800

Rosewood "Parlor No. 1" 30-Day Lever Spring Shelf Clock by Atkins, Whiting & Company Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1855, painted zinc dial with Roman numerals, transfer decorated gold and blue tablet, More ...