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Silver Sugar Tongs

Silver Sugar Tongs

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Silver Sugar Tongs, likely eastern Massachusetts, second half 18th century, scissors-form with scroll handles and shell tongs, the pivot engraved "L/BM," for Benjamin and Mary Lincoln, lg. 4 3/4 More ...

Extensive Georg Jensen "Acorn" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service

Extensive Georg Jensen "Acorn" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Extensive Georg Jensen "Acorn" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service, Denmark, mid-20th century, twenty-eight each: iced-teaspoons, grapefruit spoons, and place/dessert spoons; twenty-four each: More ...

Pair of Articulated Copulating Figures

Pair of Articulated Copulating Figures

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$861$700

Pair of Articulated Copulating Figures, New England, late 19th century, pine, with wire scissor action, ht. 6 3/4 in., with custom stand. Provenance: Ricco/Maresca, 1997. The Marvill More ...

Red-painted Scissors Trade Sign

Red-painted Scissors Trade Sign

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1317
Sold for:
$221$180

Red-painted Scissors Trade Sign, 20th century, the finger ring secured with woven cloth tape, lg. 33 in. More ...

G. Pohl Den Haag Postmortem Cased Set

G. Pohl Den Haag Postmortem Cased Set

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$461$375

G. Pohl Den Haag Postmortem Cased Set, Amsterdam, 19th/20th century, stainless steel instruments: six scalpels, scissors, mallet, two chisels, saw, and forceps, and a graduated glass cylinder, all More ...

Larry Zox (American, 1936-2006)      Scissors Jack Series

Larry Zox (American, 1936-2006) Scissors Jack Series

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Larry Zox (American, 1936-2006) Scissors Jack Series Dated and signed "1965 Zox" l.l., titled l.r., with a stamp from Forager House Collection, Nantucket, applied to the frame backing. Ink and More ...

Group of Silver Vanity and Sewing Items

Group of Silver Vanity and Sewing Items

Auction:
3111T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
1250
Sold for:
$86$70

Group of Silver Vanity and Sewing Items, including a small hand mirror, embroidery scissors, and combs. More ...

Two Pairs of Early Tailor's Scissors

Two Pairs of Early Tailor's Scissors

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
406
Sold for:
$677$550

Two Pairs of Early Tailor's Scissors, Europe, a 17th/18th century example with engraved markings on one blade and delicately shaped handles, and a brass-handled pair, lg. 7 and 12 in. More ...

Group of Silver Vanity and Sewing Items

Group of Silver Vanity and Sewing Items

Auction:
3064T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1465
Unsold
 

Group of Silver Vanity and Sewing Items, including a small hand mirror, embroidery scissors, and combs. More ...

Pierre Jeanneret Scissor Lounge Chair

Pierre Jeanneret Scissor Lounge Chair

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
335
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Pierre Jeanneret Scissor Lounge Chair Birch, upholstery Manufactured by Knoll, c. 1952 Cushion seat with web support, some wear, ht. 30, wd. 22, dp. 30 in. Literature: Larrabee, Eric, and More ...

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 January 1883.

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 January 1883.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$185$150

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 January 1883. Single leaf of wove paper inscribed over one and a quarter pages, regarding his old school teacher, Ma'am Prentiss, 6 More ...

Two Small Surgical Kits

Two Small Surgical Kits

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Two Small Surgical Kits, c. 19th century, a walnut case with red velvet lining, including trephines and other instruments, and a smaller kit with scalpels, and scissors. Provenance: The estate More ...

Identified Surgeon's Medical Kit Related to Surgeon Lincoln Ripley Stone, 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment

Identified Surgeon's Medical Kit Related to Surgeon Lincoln Ripley Stone, 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Identified Surgeon's Medical Kit Related to Surgeon Lincoln Ripley Stone, 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment, c. 1863-65, walnut case with brass fittings, oval plate on the center of the More ...

Two Folke Ohlsson for Dux Scissor Chairs

Two Folke Ohlsson for Dux Scissor Chairs

Auction:
3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$923$750

Two Folke Ohlsson for Dux Scissor Chairs Teak, upholstery Sweden, mid-20th century Eight vertical back supports on teak frame with loose seat cushions, Dux label, ht. 27 1/4, wd. 24 1/4 in. More ...

Group of Desk Items

Group of Desk Items

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$111$90

Group of Desk Items, including a box, a small pair of scissors, a penknife, an enameled brooch depicting a spider web and spider, and a lady's gold-filled watch. More ...

Butternut Sewing Box with Tools and Buttons

Butternut Sewing Box with Tools and Buttons

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1712
Sold for:
$492$400

Butternut Sewing Box with Tools and Buttons, America, 19th century, dovetail construction and weeping heart keyhole escutcheon opening to a compartmented tray and space below, housing numerous bone More ...

Continental Art Nouveau Bench

Continental Art Nouveau Bench

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
780
Sold for:
$738$600

Continental Art Nouveau Bench, early 20th century, arched crest rail and splat with lotus-like motif, downswept carved open arms, rectangular seat with shaped apron, lower stylized scissors-form More ...

Group of Desk Items

Group of Desk Items

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1113
Unsold
 

Group of Desk Items, including a box, a small pair of scissors, a penknife, an enameled brooch depicting a spider web and spider, and a lady's gold-filled watch. More ...

Paint-decorated Sewing Box

Paint-decorated Sewing Box

Auction:
2996M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 23, 2017
Lot:
62
Unsold
 

Paint-decorated Sewing Box, America, early 20th century, the hinged lid decorated with tools of the trade including scissors, a tape measure, and pincushions, ht. 6 1/2, wd. 13, dp. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Four Dresser Items

Four Dresser Items

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
1345
Sold for:
$62$50

Four Dresser Items, two glass covered jars, a pair of scissors, and a shoehorn, total 1.2 weighable troy oz. More ...

Twenty-five Gilt Watch Keys

Twenty-five Gilt Watch Keys

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
816
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Twenty-five Gilt Watch Keys, Europe, 19th/20th century, one with a small compass, a balance-cock form, scissors, lion's head, cornucopia, military figures, and other rococo-style decorated keys. More ...

Two 18th Century Wrought Iron Scissors-form Tools

Two 18th Century Wrought Iron Scissors-form Tools

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$277$225

Two 18th Century Wrought Iron Scissors-form Tools, lg. to 10 1/2 in. More ...

Shaker Steel Stove Tongs and Shovel

Shaker Steel Stove Tongs and Shovel

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Shaker Steel Stove Tongs and Shovel, probably Canterbury, New Hampshire, c. 1850, scissors-type tongs with square tapered handle terminating in a small ball, arms tapered to end in flattened More ...

Yellow-painted Sewing Box

Yellow-painted Sewing Box

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Yellow-painted Sewing Box, 19th century, the mitered box with bail handle on four turned feet opens to a compartmented liftout tray, with buttonhole scissors, two button hooks, turned wood darner, More ...

Six Pieces of American Sterling Silver

Six Pieces of American Sterling Silver

Auction:
2888B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 08, 2016
Lot:
105A
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Six Pieces of American Sterling Silver, early 20th century, three pieces by Unger Brothers including two matchsafes: one with a classical portrait of Athena, the other with an Art Nouveau floral More ...

Three Flatweave Bagfaces

Three Flatweave Bagfaces

Auction:
2884B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Mar 13, 2016
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$677$550

Three Flatweave Bagfaces, late 19th century, Armenian embroidered yastik, 30 in. x 18 in., Soumak scissor bagface, 14 in. x 7 in., and a Soumak mafrash panel, 17 in. x 18 in. More ...

Three Cut Paper Silhouettes

Three Cut Paper Silhouettes

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Three Cut Paper Silhouettes, William James Hubard, c. 1820, a man, woman, and child, each with printed label on reverse reading "Cut with common scissors/BY MASTER HUBARD/(aged 13 years)/without More ...

Fifty-eight Pieces of Tartanware

Fifty-eight Pieces of Tartanware

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Fifty-eight Pieces of Tartanware, of varying shapes and sizes including: a covered hatbox with image on lid depicting a dog, seven rectangular boxes, six round boxes, eight cylindrical boxes, six More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Chestnut-sided Warbler,   Plate 59.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Chestnut-sided Warbler, Plate 59.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
335
Sold for:
$492$400

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Chestnut-sided Warbler, Plate 59. [from] The Birds of America, London: Havell for the Author, 1835. Double elephant folio sheet, hand-colored engraving with More ...

Eight Small Silhouette Portraits

Eight Small Silhouette Portraits

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1115
Sold for:
$584$475

Eight Small Silhouette Portraits, 19th century, depicting five men and three women, one of the male images inscribed on the reverse "Charles Standish/Taken by M. Barber/With Scissors/January 7th More ...