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Folk Art Carving of Abraham Lincoln

Folk Art Carving of Abraham Lincoln

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
314
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Folk Art Carving of Abraham Lincoln, possibly North Carolina, late 19th century, the standing figure wears a stovepipe hat and black vested suit, with his hands in his pockets, on a carved tripod More ...

Carved and Green-painted Alligator-form Folk Art Instrument

Carved and Green-painted Alligator-form Folk Art Instrument

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
319
Estimate:
$2,500 - $3,500

Carved and Green-painted Alligator-form Folk Art Instrument, possibly Louisiana, late 19th/early 20th century, the alligator with carved body details and plastic eyes, the tail with carved serpents, More ...

Ketland Conversion Fowler

Ketland Conversion Fowler

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
243
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Ketland Conversion Fowler, c. early 19th century, walnut stock with brass fittings, serpent shaped side plate, lock marked "W/KETLAND," barrel marked on the top of the breech "LONDON" with proof More ...

Three Staffordshire Salt-glazed Stoneware Teapots and Covers

Three Staffordshire Salt-glazed Stoneware Teapots and Covers

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$369$300

Three Staffordshire Salt-glazed Stoneware Teapots and Covers, England, mid-18th century, each globular, one with crabstock handle and spout, bird finial, and set on three lion mask and paw feet, More ...

Three Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items

Three Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$308$250

Three Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items, England, mid-18th century, an oval two-handled fruit basket and underplate, handle to handle lg. 9; a foliate press-molded cream jug set on More ...

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of a Drunken Silenus

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of a Drunken Silenus

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$800$650

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of a Drunken Silenus, Italy, 19th century, the standing figure modeled wrestling a serpent, supporting a chased bowl, incised mark "Amodio Naples" for Freres Amodio, ht. 24 More ...

Staffordshire Solid Agate Pecten Shell Teapot and Cover

Staffordshire Solid Agate Pecten Shell Teapot and Cover

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Staffordshire Solid Agate Pecten Shell Teapot and Cover, England, c. 1760, spaniel finial and serpent spout, brown and cream clays, ht. 4 1/2 in. More ...

French White Marble and Ormolu Annular Dial Clock

French White Marble and Ormolu Annular Dial Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

French White Marble and Ormolu Annular Dial Clock, c. 1800, bronze standing cherub with gilt quiver and outstretched arm points to the time on the two porcelain annular dial rings showing hours with More ...

Hand-stitched and Trapunto Adam and Eve Quilt with Chintz Applique

Hand-stitched and Trapunto Adam and Eve Quilt with Chintz Applique

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1037
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Hand-stitched and Trapunto Adam and Eve Quilt with Chintz Applique, possibly Vermont, thought to be made by a member of the Sinclair family, c. 1840, the center with the firmament (sun, moon, and More ...

Wedgwood Flame Fairyland Lustre Tree Serpent   Vase

Wedgwood Flame Fairyland Lustre Tree Serpent Vase

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Wedgwood Flame Fairyland Lustre Tree Serpent Vase, England, c. 1925, with Imps on a Bridge, pattern Z5360, artist monogram and printed mark, ht. 11 3/4 in. The Spak Collection of Wedgwood sold to More ...

Edward Curtis Photogravure Print

Edward Curtis Photogravure Print

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1367
Sold for:
$492$400

Edward Curtis Photogravure Print, Sisiutl, Qagyuhl, one of the main dancers in the Winter Dance ceremonies, wearing a double-headed serpent mask and shirt made of hemlock boughs, published 1914, More ...

Blue- and Red-painted and Gilt Heart and Hand and Serpent Odd Fellows Warden's Staff with Stand

Blue- and Red-painted and Gilt Heart and Hand and Serpent Odd Fellows Warden's Staff with Stand

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1782
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Blue- and Red-painted and Gilt Heart and Hand and Serpent Odd Fellows Warden's Staff with Stand, America, late 19th century, the gilt hand with red heart and blue sleeve cuff on a blue-painted pole More ...

Gilt and Green-painted Serpent Odd Fellows Staff

Gilt and Green-painted Serpent Odd Fellows Staff

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1785
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Gilt and Green-painted Serpent Odd Fellows Staff, America, 19th century, the gilt serpent with red-painted mouth and wire tongue wrapped around a green-painted tapering staff with gilt top, lg. 67 More ...

Painted Canvas Odd Fellow/Rebekah Symbols Banner

Painted Canvas Odd Fellow/Rebekah Symbols Banner

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1802
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Painted Canvas Odd Fellow/Rebekah Symbols Banner, Parson & Company, St. Louis, Missouri, 19th century, with gold-painted symbols of the all-seeing eye, pedestal and urn, Holy Bible, heart and hand, More ...

Three Odd Fellows Watches/Clocks and Thirteen Fobs

Three Odd Fellows Watches/Clocks and Thirteen Fobs

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1886
Sold for:
$148$120

Three Odd Fellows Watches/Clocks and Thirteen Fobs, America, 19th/20th century, an Elgin Watch Company coin silver railroad pocket watch with "FLT" chain links, hourglass, heart and hand, and More ...

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
546
Sold for:
$677$550

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla, signed on the base "Marie & Julian," tall vessel, finely painted in matte reverse against a highly polished ground, with a frieze enclosing an More ...

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
550
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla, signed on the base "Marie", finely painted in matte reverse against a highly polished ground, with a frieze enclosing an undulating serpent Avanyu, More ...

Antique Gold Serpent Brooch

Antique Gold Serpent Brooch

Auction:
3250T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 14, 2019
Lot:
1059
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Antique Gold Serpent Brooch, with cabochon ruby eye, applied bead and ropework accents, lg. 2 1/4 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1416
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels, Nazca, the larger painted with a frieze of two serpents, the smaller plain, ht. 3 3/4 and 2 1/2 in. More ...

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 ...