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American School, Late 19th Century      Preparing for Dinner

American School, Late 19th Century Preparing for Dinner

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

American School, Late 19th Century Preparing for Dinner Unsigned. Oil on canvas, showing an African American family in a domestic setting, the gentleman having procured a chicken and root More ...

James Fenimore Cooper Signed Letter to a Gentleman

James Fenimore Cooper Signed Letter to a Gentleman

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1081
Sold for:
$492$400

James Fenimore Cooper Signed Letter to a Gentleman, c. 1830s, "The Grand Jury have formd a bill against Domingo Joseph Dos Santos for being concerned in fitting out the Brig San Nicholas as a More ...

Grants Best Procurable 12 Years Old, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Grants Best Procurable 12 Years Old, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Auction:
3036T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 25, 2017
Lot:
2183
Sold for:
$197$160

Grant's Best Procurable 12 Years Old Scotland official bottling, distilleries The Glenfiddich and Balvenie-Glenlivet, Dufftown, Scotland, c. 1940s, "Land of Brown Heath and Shaggy Wood. Land of More ...

Hudsons Bay Special Best Procurable Blended Scotch Whisky, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Hudsons Bay Special Best Procurable Blended Scotch Whisky, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Auction:
3028T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 21, 2017
Lot:
1845
Sold for:
$123$100

Hudson's Bay Special Best Procurable Blended Scotch Whisky Scotland official bottling, c. 1950s, 43.5% 1 4/5 quart bottle More ...

Republic-47D Thunderbolt U-control Model Airplane by Ernest Berke

Republic-47D Thunderbolt U-control Model Airplane by Ernest Berke

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Republic-47D Thunderbolt U-control Model Airplane by Ernest Berke, constructed 1956-65, Elmont, Long Island, 1/12th scale model powered by a single cylinder Hassad .720 displacement "glow" engine More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 11 September 1799.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 11 September 1799.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 11 September 1799. Single piece of laid paper with R. Williams watermark, inscribed on one page, to Dr. William Thornton More ...

Monroe, James (1758-1831) Autograph Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 16 December 1815.

Monroe, James (1758-1831) Autograph Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 16 December 1815.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Monroe, James (1758-1831) Autograph Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 16 December 1815. Folio bifolium inscribed densely over two and a half pages. To Charles Everett, regarding the likelihood of his More ...

David, Jacques-Louis (1748-1825) Autograph Letter Signed, undated.

David, Jacques-Louis (1748-1825) Autograph Letter Signed, undated.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$738$600

David, Jacques-Louis (1748-1825) Autograph Letter Signed, undated. Single leaf, with holograph self-envelope, inscribed on one page. To an unnamed recipient, reminding him that he needs the More ...

Mixed

Mixed

Auction:
2777T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jan 13, 2015
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$185$150

Mixed Blended Scotch Old Smuggler 18 Years Old (4/5 qt) c. 1960s, 43% Grants Best Procurable 12 Years Old (4/5 qt) c. 1950s Scotland 2 4/5 quart bottles More ...

Molyneux, William (1656-1698) Dioptrica Nova. A Treatise of Dioptricks

Molyneux, William (1656-1698) Dioptrica Nova. A Treatise of Dioptricks

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
592
Sold for:
$9,600$8,000

Molyneux, William (1656-1698) Dioptrica Nova. A Treatise of Dioptricks. London: Tooke, 1692. First English edition, quarto, collated, complete with half-title, errata, advertisements, and More ...

Thirty-two 1933-34 Goudey Gum Big League Baseball Cards

Thirty-two 1933-34 Goudey Gum Big League Baseball Cards

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2012
Lot:
186
Sold for:
$570$475

Thirty-two 1933-34 Goudey Gum Big League Baseball Cards, Goudey Gum Co., no. 5, 7, 14, 17, 28, 33, 45, 46, 48, 49, 51, 52, 64, 69, 80, 85, 102, 104, 105, 107, 111, 113, 117, 123, 125, 143, 151, 153, More ...

Approximately 320 Entertainment and Sports Trading Cards

Approximately 320 Entertainment and Sports Trading Cards

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2012
Lot:
187A
Sold for:
$210$175

Approximately 320 Entertainment and Sports Trading Cards, including seventy 1956 Topps Davey Crockett, 160 1960s Beatles (Series 1-3, Beatles Diary, Hard Days Night and Beatles Color Cards), and More ...

Thirty-seven 1934-35 Chicle Gum Diamond Stars Baseball Cards

Thirty-seven 1934-35 Chicle Gum Diamond Stars Baseball Cards

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2012
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$1,140$950

Thirty-seven 1934-35 Chicle Gum Diamond Stars Baseball Cards, 1934 National Chicle Co., no. 3, 5, 6, 13-15, 19, 20, 22-24, 1935 no. 25 (2), 26-28, 29 (2), 30-32, 33 (2), 34-38, 40, 41 (2), 43 (2), More ...

Complete Box of 1966 Topps Batman   Television Gum Cards

Complete Box of 1966 Topps Batman Television Gum Cards

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$3,675$3,000

Complete Box of 1966 Topps Batman Television Gum Cards, 3rd series, twenty-four sealed packs in original box, (box imperfections). More ...

Collection of War and Military Tobacco and Trading Cards

Collection of War and Military Tobacco and Trading Cards

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
293
Sold for:
$14,700$12,000

Collection of War and Military Tobacco and Trading Cards, including 240 Horrors of War (170 still in banded sets of ten); forty Second World War; 100 Nightmares of Warfare (seventy-two still More ...

Rare Eastern Sioux Carved Wood Board

Rare Eastern Sioux Carved Wood Board

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$41,475$35,000

Rare Eastern Sioux Carved Wood Board, c. second quarter 19th century, the stylized board with two circular projections, each with a brass tack center at one end, and leg-like forms at the other end, More ...

Framed Collection of Mostly Mecca Cigarette Boxing Cards

Framed Collection of Mostly Mecca Cigarette Boxing Cards

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$237$200

Framed Collection of Mostly Mecca Cigarette Boxing Cards, twenty-eight cards in seven frames. More ...

Three Famille Rose Figurines

Three Famille Rose Figurines

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 03, 2011
Lot:
740
Sold for:
$830$700

Three Famille Rose Figurines, China, early 20th century, each depicting a standing figure of an Immortal, ht. 7 1/4, 7 3/4, 9 in. More ...

Framed Collection of Mostly Mecca Cigarette Boxing Cards

Framed Collection of Mostly Mecca Cigarette Boxing Cards

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 11, 2011
Lot:
248
Unsold
 

Framed Collection of Mostly Mecca Cigarette Boxing Cards, twenty-eight cards in seven frames. More ...

Large Lot of Antique, Domestic, Decorative, and Miscellaneous Items

Large Lot of Antique, Domestic, Decorative, and Miscellaneous Items

Auction:
2466
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2009
Lot:
620
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

Large Lot of Antique, Domestic, Decorative, and Miscellaneous Items, including reproduction art glass, Christmas decorations, English china (damage), ceramics, glass stoppers and knobs, figurines, More ...

Ten Boxed Sets of 1989 Baseball Cards

Ten Boxed Sets of 1989 Baseball Cards

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 15, 2008
Lot:
57A
Sold for:
$41$35

Ten Boxed Sets of 1989 Baseball Cards, including Fleer, Donruss, Topps, Bowman, and Score. Note: Sold to benefit Wheat Community Services, Clinton, Massachusetts. More ...

Boxed Sets of 1981, 1985, and 1986 Baseball Cards

Boxed Sets of 1981, 1985, and 1986 Baseball Cards

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 15, 2008
Lot:
67A
Sold for:
$119$100

Boxed Sets of 1981, 1985, and 1986 Baseball Cards, including three 1981 Topps and Donruss, one 1985 Topps, and five 1986 Topps and Fleer. Note: Sold to benefit Wheat Community Services, More ...

Twenty-two Boxed Sets of 1988 Baseball Cards

Twenty-two Boxed Sets of 1988 Baseball Cards

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 15, 2008
Lot:
77B
Sold for:
$59$50

Twenty-two Boxed Sets of 1988 Baseball Cards, including Topps, Donruss, Score, and Fleer. Note: Sold to benefit Wheat Community Services, Clinton, Massachusetts. More ...

Windsor Continuous-bow Armchair

Windsor Continuous-bow Armchair

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2007
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

Windsor Continuous-bow Armchair, New England, late 18th century, old black paint over earlier red and green, (imperfections), ht. 35, seat ht. 17 in. Note: an old label affixed to the underside More ...

(Revolutionary War, Boston)

(Revolutionary War, Boston)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$2,468$2,100

(Revolutionary War, Boston), bond issued to Captain Benjamin Cobb in order to procure beef for the army apropos a requisition from the General Court, dated February, 6, 1781, signed by David More ...

Kwanon Prototype Camera

Kwanon Prototype Camera

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
376
Sold for:
$138,000$120,000

Kwanon Prototype Camera, numbered 2 on inside of base plate, black paint, with nickel-plated fittings, pop-up viewfinder, shutter speeds 2, 25, 40, 60, 100, 200, 500, rewind knob, exposure counter More ...

(American West)

(American West)

Auction:
2300
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2005
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$176$150

(American West), Mathey, Edward Gustave, signed document, May 14, 1878, one page, as Captain of the 7th Cavalry, Company K, requisition and receipt of goods procured at Fort Rice in the Dakota More ...

Sparks, Jared (1789-1866)

Sparks, Jared (1789-1866)

Auction:
2300
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2005
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$441$375

Sparks, Jared (1789-1866) Autograph letter signed, June 30, 1845, one page, to Thomas Aspinwall, American Consul, London, a letter of introduction for Henry Stevens who is "procuring books and More ...

Jade Snuff Bottle

Jade Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2315
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 22, 2005
Lot:
692
Sold for:
$588$500

Jade Snuff Bottle, 19th century, blue-gray stone, one side carved with rustic pavilion, the other with four-character seal inscription, stopper, ht. 2 1/2 in. Provenance: The New Orleans Museum More ...

Ivory Snuff Bottle

Ivory Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2315
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 22, 2005
Lot:
700A
Sold for:
$441$375

Ivory Snuff Bottle, 19th century, surface carved with relief decoration of figures in a garden, stopper, ht. 3 in. Provenance: The New Orleans Museum of Art. More ...