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Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

RCA Victor New Orthophonic High Fidelity Record Player

RCA Victor New Orthophonic High Fidelity Record Player

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1480
Sold for:
$148$120

RCA Victor New Orthophonic High Fidelity Record Player, the floor model wood-cased record player with splayed tapering brass legs, ht. 27 1/2, wd. 19 1/4, dp. 18 in. More ...

Thomas Edison Model "D" Home Phonograph

Thomas Edison Model "D" Home Phonograph

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$400$325

Thomas Edison Model "D" Home Phonograph, serial number 740149, the case front reading in script "Edison," black-painted bedplate with pinstriping, brass maker's plate marked "Edison Standard More ...

Edison, Thomas A. (1847-1931) Four Typed Letters Signed [Together with] Four Typed Letters Signed by Edisons Secretaries, 20 December

Edison, Thomas A. (1847-1931) Four Typed Letters Signed [Together with] Four Typed Letters Signed by Edisons Secretaries, 20 December

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1018
Unsold
 

Edison, Thomas A. (1847-1931) Four Typed Letters Signed [Together with] Four Typed Letters Signed by Edison's Secretaries, 20 December 1924 to 28 January 1925. All letters addressed to Robert S. More ...

Project Mercury 7, Alan Shepard, Signed Photograph and Phonograph Record.

Project Mercury 7, Alan Shepard, Signed Photograph and Phonograph Record.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2027
Sold for:
$308$250

Project Mercury 7, Alan Shepard, Signed Photograph and Phonograph Record. Signed black-and-white 9 x 7 in. portrait of Shepard in his Mercury 7 spacesuit; [and] A Recording of the Historic Space More ...

19th Century Stanley Portable Slide-making Kit

19th Century Stanley Portable Slide-making Kit

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
565
Sold for:
$369$300

19th Century Stanley Portable Slide-making Kit, Bridge Street, London, fitted mahogany case with hinged lid and front panel, damascened brass table, mahogany and brass turntable with plaque reading More ...

Portable 19th Century Slide-making Kit

Portable 19th Century Slide-making Kit

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
569
Sold for:
$461$375

Portable 19th Century Slide-making Kit, England, fitted mahogany case with hinged lid and lower spring-operated drawer, mahogany and brass turntable, six boxwood-topped bottles, and accessories, ht. More ...

19th Century Sound Siren and Fire Piston Instruments

19th Century Sound Siren and Fire Piston Instruments

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
612
Sold for:
$215$175

19th Century Sound Siren and Fire Piston Instruments, A.L. Robbins Co., Chicago, Illinois, mounted brass siren with engraved dual dials on the upper plate, and pierced sound rotating disc, with More ...

Thomas Edison Model "D" Home Phonograph

Thomas Edison Model "D" Home Phonograph

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1598
Unsold
 

Thomas Edison Model "D" Home Phonograph, serial number 740149, the case front reading in script "Edison," black-painted bedplate with pinstriping, brass maker's plate marked "Edison Standard More ...

Boxed Japanese Fog Horn or Air Raid Siren

Boxed Japanese Fog Horn or Air Raid Siren

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
379
Sold for:
$246$200

Boxed Japanese Fog Horn or Air Raid Siren, Tokyo Siren Co., Japan, mid-20th century, aluminum casting with handle and steel horns, mounted to a wooden platform marked in Japanese and English reading More ...

Pair of Minton Majolica Wall Brackets

Pair of Minton Majolica Wall Brackets

Auction:
2605B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2012
Lot:
366
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

Pair of Minton Majolica Wall Brackets, England, late 19th century, modeled as satyrs with horns and hunted game with oak leaf crowns, both mounted on painted wood brackets, ht. 17 in More ...

Duke Ellington Autographed Record Album Jazz Concert

Duke Ellington Autographed Record Album Jazz Concert

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 11, 2011
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$267$225

Duke Ellington Autographed Record Album Jazz Concert, Vol. 1, Original Sound Track from Goodyear Jazz Concert, Goodyear/CBS Special Products, the jacket inscribed in pen "Good luck..." More ...

Six Powder Horns and Measures of Various Pattern

Six Powder Horns and Measures of Various Pattern

Auction:
2527M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 20, 2010
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$119$100

Six Powder Horns and Measures of Various Pattern, and a tin example, some with wooden stops, lg. approximately 3-8 in. More ...

Large Nautical Signal Horn

Large Nautical Signal Horn

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$178$150

Large Nautical Signal Horn, with particle board case, wooden handle crank and copper horn, lg. 22 in. More ...

Gill's Signal Horn No. 3

Gill's Signal Horn No. 3

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$178$150

Gill's Signal Horn No. 3, in a red-painted pine box with wooden handle which when pumped sounds the signal horn, leather carrying handle and stenciled mark Gill's Signal Horn, No. 3 3-sec., lg. 14 More ...

Two Powder Horns and a Horn Cup

Two Powder Horns and a Horn Cup

Auction:
2434
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 20, 2008
Lot:
927
Sold for:
$178$150

Two Powder Horns and a Horn Cup, one horn inscribed "JARED WADE," the cup with engraved decoration. More ...

Currier & Ives, publishers, (American 1857-1907)

Currier & Ives, publishers, (American 1857-1907)

Auction:
2410
Auction:
Discovery - May 21, 2008
Lot:
453
Sold for:
$178$150

Currier & Ives, publishers, (American 1857-1907) The Celebrated Boston Team Mill Boy and Blondie, Owned and Driven by John Shepard, Esq. Record 2:22., 1882, (Conningham, 874). Large folio More ...

1834 Sarah C. Brown Needlework Sampler

1834 Sarah C. Brown Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2360
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 19, 2007
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$235$200

1834 Sarah C. Brown Needlework Sampler, Gloucester, Massachusetts, unframed, with 1844 family-related quit-claim, sampler 12 x 7 3/4 in. More ...

Silvered Metal "Special Police" Badge and a Siren Whistle

Silvered Metal "Special Police" Badge and a Siren Whistle

Auction:
2334
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 19, 2006
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$47$40

Silvered Metal "Special Police" Badge and a Siren Whistle, the badge manufactured by Iver Johnson Co., Boston. More ...

Bidjar Sampler

Bidjar Sampler

Auction:
2293
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - May 14, 2005
Lot:
76
Unsold
 

Bidjar Sampler, Northwest Persia, late 19th century, (guard stripe missing from one end, end and edge fraying), 3 ft. 8 in. x 2 ft. 6 in. More ...

System Stick with Spherical Noisemaker Grip

System Stick with Spherical Noisemaker Grip

Auction:
2223
Auction:
Sale #2223 - Oct 04, 2003
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$588$500

System Stick with Spherical Noisemaker Grip, late 19th/early 20th century, the foliate patterned silvered metal grip attributed to Brigg & Son, London, producing a siren sound when blown into the More ...

Three Horn Beakers

Three Horn Beakers

Auction:
2198
Auction:
Sale #2198 - Jun 08, 2003
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$646$550

Three Horn Beakers, England and/or America, c. 1822, tapered cylindrical vessels, two with identical engraved scenes with hunters on horseback, hounds, and a fox in a country village and "TALLY More ...

Brass Single Note Steam Whistle

Brass Single Note Steam Whistle

Auction:
2170
Auction:
Sale #2170 - May 03, 2003
Lot:
281
Sold for:
$411$350

Brass Single Note Steam Whistle, with 4-inch diameter chamber, ht. 17 More ...

Klaxon-type Horn by Stewart-Warner Co.

Klaxon-type Horn by Stewart-Warner Co.

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
432
Sold for:
$176$150

Klaxon-type Horn by Stewart-Warner Co., a Ford lamp by John Brown, Columbus and two bicycle More ...

2 1/2-Inch Gauge Live Steam Model of an Early Locomotive

2 1/2-Inch Gauge Live Steam Model of an Early Locomotive

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
490A
Sold for:
$147$125

2 1/2-Inch Gauge Live Steam Model of an Early Locomotive, England, modern, with brass body, 2-2-0 configuration, burner and whistle, lg. 7 More ...

Four Cylinder Phonograph Horns

Four Cylinder Phonograph Horns

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
879
Sold for:
$118$100

Four Cylinder Phonograph Horns, comprising a blue cardboard flower horn, a Linenoid horn, and two painted flower horns, (all More ...

Marx Siren Fire Chief Car

Marx Siren Fire Chief Car

Auction:
2105
Auction:
Sale #2105 - Nov 11, 2001
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$201$175

Marx Siren Fire Chief Car, of red pressed-steel, with spring motor, siren and electric lights, lg. 14 1/2 More ...

Three-Chamber Domed 2 1/2-Inch Steam Whistle by Lunkenheimer

Three-Chamber Domed 2 1/2-Inch Steam Whistle by Lunkenheimer

Auction:
2105
Auction:
Sale #2105 - Nov 11, 2001
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$316$275

Three-Chamber Domed 2 1/2-Inch Steam Whistle by Lunkenheimer, with acorn finial, and later metal and wood base, ht. 10 3/4 More ...

Brass 2 1/2-Inch Diameter Single-Chamber Steam Whistle by Morris

Brass 2 1/2-Inch Diameter Single-Chamber Steam Whistle by Morris

Auction:
2105
Auction:
Sale #2105 - Nov 11, 2001
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$288$250

Brass 2 1/2-Inch Diameter Single-Chamber Steam Whistle by Morris, Toronto, ht. 14 1/2 More ...