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William Blake (British, 1757-1827) He Eyed the Serpent and the Serpent Him (Buoso Attacked by Francesco di Cavalcanti in the Form of a

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) He Eyed the Serpent and the Serpent Him (Buoso Attacked by Francesco di Cavalcanti in the Form of a

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$677$550

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) He Eyed the Serpent and the Serpent Him (Buoso Attacked by Francesco di Cavalcanti in the Form of a Serpent), plate 5 from Illustrations to Dante's Divine More ...

Fine Gold, Enamel, and Gem-set Brooch

Fine Gold, Enamel, and Gem-set Brooch

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
13
Unsold
 

Fine Gold, Enamel, and Gem-set Brooch, possibly Renaissance, depicting a serpent with a plume of feathers coiling around a spray of flowers, set with table-cut diamonds, the largest a colorless More ...

Chavin Stirrup Effigy Vessel

Chavin Stirrup Effigy Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Chavin Stirrup Effigy Vessel, c. 700-400 BC, with a complex mythological scene of a double-headed serpent transforming into a jaguar entwined in a mountainous region, the reptile with upturned nose, More ...

Early Mochica Copper Mask

Early Mochica Copper Mask

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$523$425

Early Mochica Copper Mask, c. 300 BC-300 AD, the warrior's head with sunken mouth and eyes, wearing a crescent-form openwork headdress, the headband with remains of loops for attachment of dangles, More ...

18kt Gold and Ruby Ring, Lalaounis

18kt Gold and Ruby Ring, Lalaounis

Auction:
3182T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 27, 2018
Lot:
1193
Sold for:
$800$650

18kt Gold and Ruby Ring, Lalaounis, designed as serpents entwined around bezel-set rubies, signed, size 6. More ...

Carved and Painted Folk Art Cane

Carved and Painted Folk Art Cane

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$492$400

Carved and Painted Folk Art Cane, late 19th/early 20th century, the knop with a bearded man wearing a bowler hat, above the shaft with coiled serpent, climbing lizard, and metal inlaid lettering More ...

English Commercial Hunting/Trade Gun

English Commercial Hunting/Trade Gun

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

English Commercial Hunting/Trade Gun, c. mid-18th century, .71 caliber, cherry stock with French-style butt, silver wrist plate, British commercial lock marked "HECKSTALL" with engraved lines and More ...

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff, America, c. 1850, the black and gold serpent with detailed head and mouth, spiraling around a tapered green-painted staff with a More ...

Ken Rosenfeld Flowers with Serpent Paperweight

Ken Rosenfeld Flowers with Serpent Paperweight

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$554$450

Ken Rosenfeld Flowers with Serpent Paperweight, globular form with bouquet of lavender, blue, and yellow flowers with leaves and tendrils, a brown and pink snake at the center, single cane "R," dia. More ...

18kt Gold Gem-set Serpent Brooch

18kt Gold Gem-set Serpent Brooch

Auction:
3144B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 25, 2018
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

18kt Gold Gem-set Serpent Brooch, after a design by Lucien Hirtz, set with a large rubellite measuring approx. 22.00 x 16.50 x 7.70 mm, with diamond accents, 32.6 dwt, lg. 3 1/4 in., unmarked. More ...

Black-painted and Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Walnut Game Board

Black-painted and Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Walnut Game Board

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
806
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Black-painted and Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Walnut Game Board, probably New England, c. 1900, the fantastical coiled serpent with open mouth and painted eye, and two inlaid hearts in opposing corners, More ...

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
464
Unsold
 

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff, America, c. 1850, the black and gold serpent with detailed head and mouth, spiraling around a tapered green-painted staff with a More ...

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Paradisi in Sole Paradisus Terrestris. Or, A Choise Garden of all Sorts of Rarest Flowers.

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Paradisi in Sole Paradisus Terrestris. Or, A Choise Garden of all Sorts of Rarest Flowers.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Paradisi in Sole Paradisus Terrestris. Or, A Choise Garden of all Sorts of Rarest Flowers. London: Printed by R.N. and are to be sold by Richard Thrale at his shop at the More ...

Topsell, Edward (1572-1625?) The Historie of Foure-Footed Beastes;   [bound with] The Historie of Serpents.

Topsell, Edward (1572-1625?) The Historie of Foure-Footed Beastes; [bound with] The Historie of Serpents.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$15,375$12,500

Topsell, Edward (1572-1625?) The Historie of Foure-Footed Beastes; [bound with] The Historie of Serpents. London: Printed by William Jaggard, 1607 [and] 1608. First editions of both titles, folio, More ...

Two Red Stoneware Tea Wares

Two Red Stoneware Tea Wares

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Two Red Stoneware Tea Wares, 18th century, a Staffordshire pear-shape milk jug press-molded with a Chinese boy kneeling amidst a profusion of foliage, raised on three lion's mask and paw feet, ht. 3 More ...

Three Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items

Three Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Three Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items, England, c. 1750-60, a guglet with floral and foliate sprigging, ht. 8; globular teapot and cover with recumbent lion knop, serpent handle, and More ...

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Bowl

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Bowl

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1257
Sold for:
$492$400

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Bowl, by Maria and Santana, with classic serpent design, ht. 4, mouth dia. 3 1/4 in. More ...

Four Rings

Four Rings

Auction:
3111T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
1092
Sold for:
$277$225

Four Rings, a platinum band, a 18kt white gold and diamond ring, a 14kt white gold and diamond ring, and a 14kt white gold serpent band, sizes 7 1/2, 5, 6 1/2, and 6 1/4, total 5.1 dwt. More ...

Carved Snuff Box

Carved Snuff Box

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1257
Sold for:
$98$80

Carved Snuff Box, 19th century, in the form of a serpent's head with open mouth, the body with finely carved serpent design, lg. 4 7/8 in. More ...

Quinault Carved Yewwood Salmon Club

Quinault Carved Yewwood Salmon Club

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
331
Unsold
 

Quinault Carved Yewwood Salmon Club, fourth quarter 19th century, depicting a serpent with a seal in its mouth, lg. 23 1/4 in. Note: A rare example of coastal Washington material culture. More ...

18th Century Armorer's Saw

18th Century Armorer's Saw

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
198
Unsold
 

18th Century Armorer's Saw, Europe, iron frame terminating in a serpent head at one end and a turned wooden handle with tensioning screw at the other, blade lg. 10 in. Provenance: The property of More ...

Three Iron Compasses or Dividers

Three Iron Compasses or Dividers

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$154$125

Three Iron Compasses or Dividers, Europe, 18th/19th century, one with a heart-shaped screw, one with the wing terminating in a serpent's head, and one with a scalloped decorated wing, lg. 13 to 21 More ...

Black-painted and Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Walnut Game Board

Black-painted and Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Walnut Game Board

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
69
Unsold
 

Black-painted and Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Walnut Game Board, probably New England, c. 1900, the fantastical coiled serpent with open mouth and painted eye, and two inlaid hearts in opposing corners, More ...

Elaborately Decorated Swordfish Bill Sword

Elaborately Decorated Swordfish Bill Sword

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Elaborately Decorated Swordfish Bill Sword, c. 1934, the blade with polychrome painted eagle and flags, swordfish, shark, and shield, carved and painted serpent's head handle, back of the blade More ...

Carved Snuff Box

Carved Snuff Box

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1186
Unsold
 

Carved Snuff Box, 19th century, in the form of a serpent's head with open mouth, the body with finely carved serpent design, lg. 4 7/8 in. More ...

Neoclassical-style English Porcelain Urn

Neoclassical-style English Porcelain Urn

Auction:
3077T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
1378
Sold for:
$98$80

Neoclassical-style English Porcelain Urn, England, 19th century, with gilded highlights, flared rim over urn-shaped body decorated with a floral motif, flanked by serpent handles, on spreading round More ...

Neoclassical-style English Porcelain Urn

Neoclassical-style English Porcelain Urn

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
564
Unsold
 

Neoclassical-style English Porcelain Urn, England, 19th century, with gilded highlights, flared rim over urn-shaped body decorated with a floral motif, flanked by serpent handles, on spreading round More ...

Two Venetian Glass Flutes with Serpents

Two Venetian Glass Flutes with Serpents

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Venetian Glass Flutes with Serpents Art glass Italy, 20th century Ribbed cone-shaped goblet and stem with aventurine and purple, aquatic serpents wrapped around stem, raised on circular base More ...

14kt Gold, Citrine, Emerald, and Seed Pearl Necklace and Earrings

14kt Gold, Citrine, Emerald, and Seed Pearl Necklace and Earrings

Auction:
3056T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 28, 2017
Lot:
1024
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

14kt Gold, Citrine, Emerald, and Seed Pearl Necklace and Earrings, designed as seed pearl and enamel serpents, with bezel-set pear-shape citrines, lg. 17 and 2 3/4 in. More ...

Webb Cut Glass Vase

Webb Cut Glass Vase

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1071
Sold for:
$523$425

Webb Cut Glass Vase, England, early 20th century, tapered form with flared, serpentine, step-cut mouth, etched floral wreaths, and diamond panel motif on body with flared round foot, signed, ht. 16 More ...