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Simon Willard Inlaid Mahogany Isaiah Thomas Jr. Labeled Tall Clock

Simon Willard Inlaid Mahogany Isaiah Thomas Jr. Labeled Tall Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
183
Estimate:
$15,000 - $30,000

Simon Willard Inlaid Mahogany Isaiah Thomas Jr. Labeled Tall Clock, Roxbury, Massachusetts c. 1800, the fret-top hood with three brass finials surmounting the glazed hood door with brass-trimmed More ...

Collection of Fireman's Buttons, Medals, and Ribbons

Collection of Fireman's Buttons, Medals, and Ribbons

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
465
Sold for:
$584$475

Collection of Fireman's Buttons, Medals, and Ribbons, mostly Massachusetts, late 19th/early 20th century, approx. sixty-five items from towns including Brockton, Lowell, Peabody, Newburyport, More ...

John Hatch Centennial Powder Horn

John Hatch Centennial Powder Horn

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1165
Sold for:
$160$130

John Hatch Centennial Powder Horn, c. 19th century, marked "JOHN HATCH/HIS HORN MADE/AT ROXBURY 1775," with the city of Boston, a Native American, and other figures, overall lg. 21 1/2 in. More ...

Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston.

Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
337
Unsold
 

Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston. Landscape folio-format bound book of maps of Boston, consisting of ten street plans Boston, Charlestown, East Boston, More ...

Grain-painted Apothecary Cabinet

Grain-painted Apothecary Cabinet

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
780
Unsold
 

Grain-painted Apothecary Cabinet, Chester, Vermont, mid-19th century, top with stepped shelving, above four rows of six drawers, and large compartment with hinged lift-up lid/writing surface below, More ...

Revolutionary War Major General Jedediah Huntington's Shoulder Straps

Revolutionary War Major General Jedediah Huntington's Shoulder Straps

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Revolutionary War Major General Jedediah Huntington's Shoulder Straps, c. 1783, gold metallic tape with two embroidered stars on each epaulet, gold bullion braid, reverse is backed with buff More ...

Elnathan Taber Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Elnathan Taber Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Elnathan Taber Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, Roxbury, c. 1815, cast brass bezel opens to the roman numeral painted iron dial marked "E. Taber/Roxbury," blued-steel diamond-shaped More ...

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Tall Case Clock

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Tall Case Clock

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
154
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Tall Case Clock, Aaron Willard Jr., Boston, c. 1800, the pierced fret and reeded plinths with brass Greek-key-decorated finials, white-painted and polychrome decorated More ...

Jamaica Pond, West Roxbury, Mass.   Lithograph

Jamaica Pond, West Roxbury, Mass. Lithograph

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1289
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Jamaica Pond, West Roxbury, Mass. Lithograph, J.F. Bufford, Boston, 1858, hand-tinted, matted and framed, image ht. 17, wd. 23 3/4 in. More ...

Two Associated Press Photographs of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Two Associated Press Photographs of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$431$350

Two Associated Press Photographs of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., one of him arriving at Boston's Logan International Airport, April 1965; and touring the Roxbury schools and housing facilities, 8 x More ...

Sarah Newton Needlework Sampler

Sarah Newton Needlework Sampler

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1228
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Sarah Newton Needlework Sampler, New England, 1827, silk threads stitched on a linen background, six lines of alphabet and numbers over eight lines of verse and signature line "Wrought by Sarah More ...

Simon Willard Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock with Signed "Willard & Nolen" Lower Tablet

Simon Willard Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock with Signed "Willard & Nolen" Lower Tablet

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$30,750$25,000

Simon Willard Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock with Signed "Willard & Nolen" Lower Tablet, Roxbury, Massachusetts, crossbanded and line-inlaid mahogany case with a 7 1/2-in. roman numeral painted More ...

Hannah Currier Watercolor Memorial

Hannah Currier Watercolor Memorial

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
443
Unsold
 

Hannah Currier Watercolor Memorial, possibly Amesbury, Massachusetts, c. 1817, central memorial below a large willow tree inscribed "IN MEMORY OF/MRS. HANNAH CURRIER./OBT. NOV. 19TH AET. 32 YRS," in More ...

Sarah Newton Needlework Sampler

Sarah Newton Needlework Sampler

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
444
Unsold
 

Sarah Newton Needlework Sampler, New England, 1827, silk threads stitched on a linen background, six lines of alphabet and numbers over eight lines of verse and signature line "Wrought by Sarah More ...

Muster Roll, French and Indian War, Massachusetts, 10 March 1759.

Muster Roll, French and Indian War, Massachusetts, 10 March 1759.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Muster Roll, French and Indian War, Massachusetts, 10 March 1759. Large sheet of laid paper inscribed on one side, signed by Colonel Joseph Williams Esquire of Roxbury (1708-1798), docketed on the More ...

Patent Alarm Timepiece or "Lighthouse Clock" Attributed to Simon Willard

Patent Alarm Timepiece or "Lighthouse Clock" Attributed to Simon Willard

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Patent Alarm Timepiece or "Lighthouse Clock" Attributed to Simon Willard, Roxbury, Massachusetts, 1820, box-form mahogany case with door access to weight and pendulum, wooden collar supporting the More ...

American School, 19th Century      Miniature Portrait of Francis Jackson Ward

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of Francis Jackson Ward

Auction:
2996M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 23, 2017
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$523$425

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of Francis Jackson Ward Unsigned. Oil on paper, 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in., in a gilt mount, the back with lock of hair and engraved "1833/FRANCIS J. More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965)

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965)

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
440
Sold for:
$471,000$390,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965) Unsigned. Sheet metal, brass, wire, and paint, height 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm), width 5 in. (12.5 cm) including the mobile More ...

American School, 19th Century      Miniature Portrait of Francis Jackson Ward

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of Francis Jackson Ward

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
543
Unsold
 

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of Francis Jackson Ward Unsigned. Oil on paper, 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in., in a gilt mount, the back with lock of hair and engraved "1833/FRANCIS J. More ...

E. Howard & Co. No. 77 Mahogany "Hall" Clock

E. Howard & Co. No. 77 Mahogany "Hall" Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
704
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

E. Howard & Co. No. 77 Mahogany "Hall" Clock, Roxbury, Massachusetts, c. 1890, the carved gothic hood with central pitched pediment and grotesque mask flanked by plinth towers supporting carved More ...

Elnathan Taber Carved Mahogany Tall Clock

Elnathan Taber Carved Mahogany Tall Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
724
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Elnathan Taber Carved Mahogany Tall Clock, Roxbury, Massachusetts, c. 1810, the case with reeded brass stop-fluted columns, the white, polychrome, and gilt dial with floral designs with seconds hand More ...

William Cummens Mahogany Inlaid Tall Clock

William Cummens Mahogany Inlaid Tall Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
725
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

William Cummens Mahogany Inlaid Tall Clock, Roxbury, Massachusetts, c. 1795, fret-top case with fluted plinths and brass finials, brass stop-fluted freestanding columns flanking the 12-in. powder More ...

Simon Willard Tall Clock, with Mahogany Case Attributed to Stephen Badlam

Simon Willard Tall Clock, with Mahogany Case Attributed to Stephen Badlam

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
726
Sold for:
$46,125$37,500

Simon Willard Tall Clock, with Mahogany Case Attributed to Stephen Badlam, Roxbury, Massachusetts, c. 1790, the fret-top hood with three brass finials surmounting the frieze with inlaid pilasters More ...

Elnathan Taber Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock with Alarm

Elnathan Taber Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock with Alarm

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
736
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Elnathan Taber Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock with Alarm, Roxbury, Massachusetts, c. 1820, the mahogany patent timepiece form with roman numeral painted iron dial faintly inscribed E. More ...

Simon Willard Reeded-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Simon Willard Reeded-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
744
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Simon Willard Reeded-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, Roxbury, Massachusetts, c. 1810, mahogany case with brass bezel over the slightly convex, 8-in. painted iron roman numeral dial, blued More ...

Reproduction Willard Patent Alarm Timepiece or "Lighthouse" Clock

Reproduction Willard Patent Alarm Timepiece or "Lighthouse" Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
745
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Reproduction Willard Patent Alarm Timepiece or "Lighthouse" Clock, 20th century, mahogany case with cylindrical midsection, octagonal base with rear hinged door, ormolu mount, and brass ball feet, More ...

American-made Copy of a British Bayonet

American-made Copy of a British Bayonet

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
262
Sold for:
$523$425

American-made Copy of a British Bayonet, c. last quarter 18th century, iron blade and socket, no markings on the base of the blade, long socket with a thin socket ring, overall lg. 19 3/4 in. More ...

Benjamin Mayo's Club Butt Fowler

Benjamin Mayo's Club Butt Fowler

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Benjamin Mayo's Club Butt Fowler, southeastern Massachusetts, c. last quarter 18th century, .75 caliber, walnut stock with heavy slab sided butt and sculpted underside, brass furniture, trigger More ...

William Maynard (American, b. 1921)      Roxbury Phantoms

William Maynard (American, b. 1921) Roxbury Phantoms

Auction:
2924T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
1727
Sold for:
$98$80

William Maynard (American, b. 1921) Roxbury Phantoms. Signed and dated "Wm. Maynard/54" l.l., identified on a label from the 1955 Boston Arts Festival affixed to the back of the frame. Casein on More ...

Simon Willard Mahogany Eight-day Tall Clock

Simon Willard Mahogany Eight-day Tall Clock

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
107
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

Simon Willard Mahogany Eight-day Tall Clock, Roxbury, Massachusetts, c. 1795, the case with pierced fret top, cast brass finials, brass fluted, freestanding columns flanking the glazed hood door and More ...