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Pair of Silhouette Portraits, Reportedly Henry and Elizabeth Ditman

Pair of Silhouette Portraits, Reportedly Henry and Elizabeth Ditman

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
794
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Pair of Silhouette Portraits, Reportedly Henry and Elizabeth Ditman, attributed to Augustus Day, Philadelphia, c. 1820, the painted silhouettes flank a blue tissue paper ribbon, overall 7 x 8 in. More ...

Rare Set of Three Silver Casters

Rare Set of Three Silver Casters

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
188
Estimate:
$20,000 - $40,000

Rare Set of Three Silver Casters, Simeon Soumaine, New York, c. 1740, baluster form, in sizes for sugar, mustard, and pepper, the body with engraved crest and molded foot, domed covers with baluster More ...

Federal Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Demilune Card Table

Federal Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Demilune Card Table

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
233
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Federal Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Demilune Card Table, probably Philadelphia, c. 1800, the top with molded edge above a conforming cockbeaded skirt joining molded square tapering legs, two More ...

U.S. Model 1872 Kepi

U.S. Model 1872 Kepi

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
144
Estimate:
$200 - $250

U.S. Model 1872 Kepi, c. 1870s, blue wool broadcloth body, with Civil War-era brass crossed saber insignia on the crown, a brass "1" below, leather chin strap with general service buttons, black More ...

U.S. Model 1833 Horstmann Dragoon Saber

U.S. Model 1833 Horstmann Dragoon Saber

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
285
Estimate:
$900 - $1,100

U.S. Model 1833 Horstmann Dragoon Saber, c. 1830s, steel hilt, wire-wrapped shagreen grip, marked on the ricasso "HORSTMANN/& SONS/PHILADELPHIA," blade engraved with foliate designs, "US," bell of More ...

Group of Printed and Manuscript Works

Group of Printed and Manuscript Works

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1015
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Group of Printed and Manuscript Works, 18th/early 19th century, a manuscript arithmetic copybook kept by William Coe, dated "1803"; a leather book cover signed "Wm K. Pauling his book March 1st, More ...

Five Coin Silver Sugar Spoons

Five Coin Silver Sugar Spoons

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1480
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Five Coin Silver Sugar Spoons, early 19th century, two with molded spreadwing eagles on the handles by R. & W. Wilson, Philadelphia; two with bright cut decoration by John Walraven, Baltimore; and More ...

Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1489
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Carved Mahogany Side Chair, Philadelphia area, c. 1760-80, the shaped crest above a pierced gothic splat carved with subtle projecting foliate details, on a trapezoidal slip seat, and shaped skirt More ...

Upholstered Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Sofa

Upholstered Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Sofa

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1671
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Upholstered Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Sofa, possibly Philadelphia area, c. 1830, the scrolled crest above a shaped back and seat with ogee front rail, all joining large upholstered arms More ...

Four 19th Century Spyglasses

Four 19th Century Spyglasses

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1044
Estimate:
$50 - $100

Four 19th Century Spyglasses, James Queen & Co., Philadelphia, three-draw scope; a mahogany-cased example marked "Stieren Pittsburgh"; a "W.H Walmsley & Co."; and an unmarked scope. More ...

Merry-Making in Olden Time   Engraving

Merry-Making in Olden Time Engraving

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1226
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Merry-Making in Olden Time Engraving, after William P. Frith, engraved by R. Whitechurch, Philadelphia, 19th century, hand-tinted engraving in a molded frame, image ht. 20 1/4, wd. 33 1/2 in. More ...

Three Framed Odd Fellows Items

Three Framed Odd Fellows Items

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1488
Estimate:
$50 - $75

Three Framed Odd Fellows Items, America, late 19th/early 20th century, an embroidered "Friendship, Love, and Truth" picture; a life membership certificate of the Home for Widows and Orphans of Odd More ...

Set of Twelve Lenox China Fish Plates

Set of Twelve Lenox China Fish Plates

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
455
Sold for:
$369$300

Set of Twelve Lenox China Fish Plates, Trenton, New Jersey, 20th century, retailed by Bailey, Banks & Biddle Co., Philadelphia, with gilded borders and hand-painted polychrome enameled fish, titled More ...

Thomas Parker Mahogany Bracket Clock

Thomas Parker Mahogany Bracket Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Thomas Parker Mahogany Bracket Clock, Philadelphia, c. 1785, central bail handle surmounts the dome-top case with three brass-edged molded pads, arch-top roman numeral painted iron dial with More ...

J.C. Brown "Acorn" Shelf Clock

J.C. Brown "Acorn" Shelf Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
227
Unsold
 

J.C. Brown "Acorn" Shelf Clock, Forestville, Connecticut, c. 1845, "acorn"-form case with painted zinc roman numeral dial signed "Forestville Manfg. Co./Bristol, Ct. U.S.A.," the lower More ...

Two Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compasses

Two Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compasses

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$461$375

Two Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compasses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, both with 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial engraved "T. Whitney/Maker/Philadelphia," vernier compass no. 365 with new sighting vanes, More ...

William J. Young Gentleman's Surveyor's Compass

William J. Young Gentleman's Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$461$375

William J. Young Gentleman's Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, no. 3704, 5-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker/3704/Philadelphia," blued needle, brass locking More ...

William J. Young "Burt's Solar Compass,"

William J. Young "Burt's Solar Compass,"

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

William J. Young "Burt's Solar Compass," Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1840, early original lacquered instrument, horizontal circle engraved in four quadrants reading 0-90 and read by opposed More ...

William Dean Surveyor's Compass

William Dean Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
345
Sold for:
$492$400

William Dean Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, late 18th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved eight-point rose with center reading "W. Dean/Philad Fecit," and fleur-de-lis representing More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$400$325

W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass, Ja. W. Queen & Co. Agents, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial reading "W. & L.E. Gurley/Troy, N.Y.," and in the center "Ja. W. More ...

Two Knox & Shain Vernier Compasses

Two Knox & Shain Vernier Compasses

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$554$450

Two Knox & Shain Vernier Compasses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. dials marked with maker's name, blued needle, outkeepers, and circular spirit levels, one housed in More ...

James W. Queen Surveyor's Compass

James W. Queen Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$523$425

James W. Queen Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. mid-19th century, 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial reading "Jas. W. Queen, Philada/Warranted," fleur-de-lis representing north, More ...

William Helfricht Surveyor's Compass

William Helfricht Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
349
Sold for:
$584$475

William Helfricht Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial with acanthus-style leaf representing north and reading "Warranted" and "Wm. More ...

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$461$375

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked "Blydenburgh & Giles/Maker/Philada," eight-line rose with fleur-de-lis More ...

Charles F. Helfricht Vernier Compass

Charles F. Helfricht Vernier Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
353
Sold for:
$554$450

Charles F. Helfricht Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first half 19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Charles F. Helfricht/Philadelphia," fleur-de-lis representing More ...

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$461$375

Two Edmund Draper Surveyor's Pocket Compasses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, one with 3-in. dia. silvered dial engraved with maker's name, blued needle and lifter bar, folding vanes, housed in a More ...

Arnold & Co. Vernier Compass

Arnold & Co. Vernier Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$461$375

Arnold & Co. Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/4-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Arnold & Co./Philadelphia," blued needle with central lifter, circular More ...

Two Queen & Co. Compasses

Two Queen & Co. Compasses

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
359
Sold for:
$584$475

Two Queen & Co. Compasses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1900, a vernier railroad compass with a 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked with maker's name and "6643," internal horizontal angle More ...

Joseph R. Harbeson Surveyor's Compass

Joseph R. Harbeson Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
360
Sold for:
$523$425

Joseph R. Harbeson Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, engraved in script "Jos. R. More ...

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, late 18th century, 5 1/4-in. dia. eight-point engraved rose with east-west reversed, fleur-de-lis representing north, blued More ...