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Three Wood and Metal Trade Signs

Three Wood and Metal Trade Signs

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
116
Estimate:
$150 - $200

Three Wood and Metal Trade Signs, "J.D. McGillicuddy/Law Office," "Sale/E.M. Chambers," and "Wm. Metzger Plumbing," lg. to 30 in. More ...

Antun Augustincic (Croatian, 1900-1979)      Standing Nude Boy

Antun Augustincic (Croatian, 1900-1979) Standing Nude Boy

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Antun Augustincic (Croatian, 1900-1979) Standing Nude Boy Signed "AUGUSTINCIC" in the bronze on the front of the base, stamped indistinctly "R...S" on the side of the base. Bronze with gold More ...

Tshokwe Mask

Tshokwe Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
73
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Tshokwe Mask, hollowed oval form, with a circular protruding flange beneath the chin, straight mouth pierced through with pointed teeth, incised scarification on both cheeks, pierced around the rim More ...

Three Brass and Iron Marking or Layout Gauges

Three Brass and Iron Marking or Layout Gauges

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$215$175

Three Brass and Iron Marking or Layout Gauges, 19th century, a carriage maker's square marked "T. Perry," twice on each side of the brass bar, a mason's square marked "H. Middleton," and an iron More ...

Three French Brass Folding Squares

Three French Brass Folding Squares

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$677$550

Three French Brass Folding Squares, 19th century, all with engraved scales, hinged corner, plumb-bob window, and holes, each signed, each lg. 6 1/2 in. Literature: Codes & Symbols of European More ...

Two 19th Century Folding Squares

Two 19th Century Folding Squares

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$861$700

Two 19th Century Folding Squares, France and England, a rosewood-body instrument with brass hardware and protractor divided 0-90-0, marked "W.T. Fisher/Patd. June 23rd 1868," with a 12-in. steel More ...

18th Century Brass Plumb Bob and Reel

18th Century Brass Plumb Bob and Reel

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
496
Sold for:
$431$350

18th Century Brass Plumb Bob and Reel, France, cylindrical brass bob with spacer, reel marked "UVGT," and bob, lg. 1 3/4 in. Literature: Codes & Symbols of European Tools, p. 26; L'outil et le More ...

Three Early Brass Plumb Bobs

Three Early Brass Plumb Bobs

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
497
Sold for:
$111$90

Three Early Brass Plumb Bobs, Europe, two with wood spacers, and one with a steel tip, and engraved reel reading "James Kilgour Partick 1874." Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Two Wooden Plumb Bobs

Two Wooden Plumb Bobs

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
498
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Wooden Plumb Bobs, Europe, 19th century, boxwood concentric stepped rings with brass tip, and knob, and a small rosewood example, lg. 3 to 4 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Five Plumb Bobs with Reels

Five Plumb Bobs with Reels

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
499
Sold for:
$215$175

Five Plumb Bobs with Reels, Europe, 19th century, brass, and steel bobs with various wood reels, bob lg. 2 3/4 to 6 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Six Early Plumb Bobs

Six Early Plumb Bobs

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
500
Unsold
 

Six Early Plumb Bobs, Europe, 19th century, two cylindrical brass bobs with engraved concentric rings, two lead bobs, a brass-cased lead bob, and a brass bob marked on bottom "Fayet Bourges C.L." More ...

Six Brass Plumb Bobs

Six Brass Plumb Bobs

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
501
Sold for:
$246$200

Six Brass Plumb Bobs, Europe, 19th century, a double-bob with screw ends caps, a small conical bob marked "London," with steel point, a steel-tipped bob with internal wind-up bobbin mechanism, a More ...

Two 19th Century Lacquered Brass Instruments

Two 19th Century Lacquered Brass Instruments

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
622
Sold for:
$461$375

Two 19th Century Lacquered Brass Instruments, German angle finder with radius scale from 0-50, adjustable bubble level with vernier end, engraved on front plate and rear plate reads "W. More ...

Ersari Turkoman Carpet

Ersari Turkoman Carpet

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1224
Sold for:
$308$250

Ersari Turkoman Carpet, Central Asia, c. 1910, (moth damage), 7 ft. x 6 ft. 6 in. More ...

Continental School, 20th Century    Portrait of a Pipe Smoker

Continental School, 20th Century Portrait of a Pipe Smoker

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1599
Sold for:
$923$750

Continental School, 20th Century Portrait of a Pipe Smoker. Unsigned. Oil on board, 13 1/2 x 8 in., framed. More ...

Doulton Stoneware Cistern and Two Lamps

Doulton Stoneware Cistern and Two Lamps

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$86$70

Doulton Stoneware Cistern and Two Lamps, ht. 21 1/2 in. More ...

Five Wooden Well Buckets

Five Wooden Well Buckets

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1060
Sold for:
$111$90

Five Wooden Well Buckets, Asia, 20th century, with slanted sides, a wooden rod with an iron ring for rope, two iron ring fittings to top and bottom, ht. to 9 1/4 in. More ...

Carved and Incised Uncle Sam Figural Pipe and Stand

Carved and Incised Uncle Sam Figural Pipe and Stand

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Carved and Incised Uncle Sam Figural Pipe and Stand, signed with initials "J.D.C.," dated "1917" on the underside of the coattails, pipe bowl designed as Uncle Sam's top hat and head, his neck More ...

Koch & Lowy Desk Lamp

Koch & Lowy Desk Lamp

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
527
Sold for:
$111$90

Koch & Lowy Desk Lamp Steel, marble United States, c. 1975 Chromed steel triangular adjustable shade with single socket attached to a chromed steel tube elbow extending down to a square white More ...

Two Koch & Lowy Reading Lamps

Two Koch & Lowy Reading Lamps

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
546
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Koch & Lowy Reading Lamps Chromed steel United States, c. 1975 Pair of adjustable floor lamps with triangular shade and single socket, adjustable shade attached to chromed steel tube elbow More ...

Five Wooden Well Buckets

Five Wooden Well Buckets

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1438
Unsold
 

Five Wooden Well Buckets, Asia, 20th century, with slanted sides, a wooden rod with an iron ring for rope, two iron ring fittings to top and bottom, ht. to 9 1/4 in. More ...

Doulton Stoneware Cistern and Two Lamps

Doulton Stoneware Cistern and Two Lamps

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1266
Unsold
 

Doulton Stoneware Cistern and Two Lamps, ht. 21 1/2 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Pipe

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Pipe

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$554$450

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Pipe, in the form of a bird, with incised detail, copper bowl, lg. 9 5/8 in. More ...

Ceres Figural Conical Pendulum Mystery Clock

Ceres Figural Conical Pendulum Mystery Clock

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Ceres Figural Conical Pendulum Mystery Clock, France, c. 1890, the figure of Ceres, Goddess of Agriculture, holding a small harvest in her left hand, and the clock suspended from her right on two More ...

W.L. Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

W.L. Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

W.L. Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 5 1/2-in. engraved silver dial with decorated eight-point rose, and fleur-de-lis representing north, raised central boss reading More ...

English Lacquered Brass Gunter's Quadrant

English Lacquered Brass Gunter's Quadrant

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

English Lacquered Brass Gunter's Quadrant, 18th century, unmarked, 4 1/2-in. radius instrument with dual pinhole sighting vanes, and plumb line, engraved calendar scale, and zodiac markings in the More ...

French Compendium 7 1/4-inch Rule

French Compendium 7 1/4-inch Rule

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
334
Sold for:
$185$150

French Compendium 7 1/4-inch Rule, c. 1900, the Art Nouveau decorated paper-covered wood instrument with a meilograph used to measure chart distances, glazed compass, magnifying glass, metric chart More ...

Six European Swords

Six European Swords

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1069
Sold for:
$677$550

Six European Swords, (corrosion, repairs), lg. to 50 in. More ...

Four Military Blades

Four Military Blades

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$615$500

Four Military Blades, c. early to mid-20th century, a Model 1904 Hospital Corps knife and scabbard, blade marked "US/13923" and "SA/1910", a Model 1917 Plumb Bolo knife and scabbard, a U.S.M.C. More ...

Two Flintlock Pistols

Two Flintlock Pistols

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1356
Sold for:
$584$475

Two Flintlock Pistols, c. early 19th century, one with a walnut stock, brass fittings and barrel, one with iron fittings, brass ramrod pipes, and a brass band near the muzzle. More ...