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Balcomb Greene (American, 1904-1990)      Suzanne Waking

Balcomb Greene (American, 1904-1990) Suzanne Waking

Auction:
3338B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 24, 2020
Lot:
418
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Balcomb Greene (American, 1904-1990) Suzanne Waking Incised signature "Balcomb Greene" l.r., titled and signed "...Balcomb Greene" on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 40 1/4 x 32 in. (102.2 x 81.2 More ...

Three Tintypes, People in Cars, c. 1905.

Three Tintypes, People in Cars, c. 1905.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1451
Unsold
 

Three Tintypes, People in Cars, c. 1905. Each of the three images shows two people seated in an open car, all housed in their original paper frames with covering flaps of the same style, one More ...

Three Shelf Clocks

Three Shelf Clocks

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1012
Sold for:
$160$130

Three Shelf Clocks, Seth Thomas and two others, a lever-escapement German movement in a "clock tower"-style case, a Seth Thomas "Long Alarm," and an eight-day time and strike movement in a case with More ...

J.H. King Painted Wooden Sextant Trade Sign

J.H. King Painted Wooden Sextant Trade Sign

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1040
Sold for:
$523$425

J.H. King Painted Wooden Sextant Trade Sign, 19th/20th century, 69-in. tall painted wooden trade sign in the form of a sextant with gilt-painted indexing arm and sighting scope, cross bar reading More ...

Four Cased Pocket Compasses

Four Cased Pocket Compasses

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1046
Sold for:
$160$130

Four Cased Pocket Compasses, 19th and 20th century, an unmarked 19th century example with paper dial, three silvered dial examples, two with maker's names. More ...

Brass Pocket Sextant

Brass Pocket Sextant

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1047
Unsold
 

Brass Pocket Sextant, lacquered brass 3-in. dia. instrument with silvered scale and vernier, magnifier, index, and horizon mirror, housed in a rope-edged case. More ...

Eighteen Pieces of Drafting Instruments

Eighteen Pieces of Drafting Instruments

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$461$375

Eighteen Pieces of Drafting Instruments, a six-foot wood and metal rule, boxwood rules, folding rules, calipers, marking gauges, and a drafting set. More ...

R & J Beck Monocular Microscope

R & J Beck Monocular Microscope

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$148$120

R & J Beck Monocular Microscope, London, no. 9170, cased field microscope with screw-mount main tube, square stage, rack-and-pinion adjustment, and mirror below, base engraved as above, all housed More ...

Singing Bird Automaton

Singing Bird Automaton

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1051
Sold for:
$246$200

Singing Bird Automaton, France, 20th century, brass case with repousse decoration, single bird with yellow plumage on a limb with vines, clockwork mechanism activates tail, head, and beak, ht. 10 More ...

Seth Thomas Oak No. 2 Wall Regulator

Seth Thomas Oak No. 2 Wall Regulator

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1056
Sold for:
$308$250

Seth Thomas Oak No. 2 Wall Regulator, glazed wooden bezel over the 12-in. painted iron arabic numeral dial, brass, eight-day time-only movement with deadbeat escapement and maintaining power, More ...

Two French Brass Table Lamps

Two French Brass Table Lamps

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1092
Sold for:
$160$130

Two French Brass Table Lamps, ht. to 29 in. More ...

Italian School, 18th/19th Century      Adoration of the Cross.

Italian School, 18th/19th Century Adoration of the Cross.

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1102
Sold for:
$86$70

Italian School, 18th/19th Century Adoration of the Cross. Unsigned, inscribed "ITALAIN XVIII CENTURY" in pencil on the frame backing cardboard. Pen and ink on paper, 4 3/8 x 3 1/2 in., framed. More ...

Fourteen Small Round Hooked Mats.     Estimate $150-250

Fourteen Small Round Hooked Mats. Estimate $150-250

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1136
Sold for:
$123$100

Fourteen Small Round Hooked Mats. More ...

Eleven Small Rectangular Hooked Mats.     Estimate $100-200

Eleven Small Rectangular Hooked Mats. Estimate $100-200

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1138
Sold for:
$62$50

Eleven Small Rectangular Hooked Mats. More ...

Six Early Glass Vessels.     Estimate $300-400

Six Early Glass Vessels. Estimate $300-400

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1200
Sold for:
$677$550

Six Early Glass Vessels. More ...

Two Glass Fluid Lamps and a Figural Two-light Lustre

Two Glass Fluid Lamps and a Figural Two-light Lustre

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1207
Unsold
 

Two Glass Fluid Lamps and a Figural Two-light Lustre, lamps electrified, ht. to 15 in. More ...

Three Boxed and Gimbaled Compasses

Three Boxed and Gimbaled Compasses

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1258
Sold for:
$246$200

Three Boxed and Gimbaled Compasses, largest marked "AJKJ," one marked "Star Pathfinder," smallest unmarked, wd. to 8 1/2 in. More ...

Tete Jumeau Bisque Head Automaton of a Boy

Tete Jumeau Bisque Head Automaton of a Boy

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1260
Unsold
 

Tete Jumeau Bisque Head Automaton of a Boy, Paris, 19th century, with socket head, blue paperweight eyes, and open mouth, (damage), ht. 21 in. More ...

Globe-Wernicke Glazed Oak Five-stack Barrister Bookcase

Globe-Wernicke Glazed Oak Five-stack Barrister Bookcase

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1269
Sold for:
$523$425

Globe-Wernicke Glazed Oak Five-stack Barrister Bookcase, ht. 65, wd. 33 3/4 in. More ...

Hackman "Lion Black" Stainless Steel Flatware

Hackman "Lion Black" Stainless Steel Flatware

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1277
Sold for:
$923$750

Hackman "Lion Black" Stainless Steel Flatware, Finland, c. 1960, composition handles, mostly marked "Hackman Finland Stainless," consisting of: six oyster forks, ten place forks, fourteen More ...

Golf Bag Wastebasket

Golf Bag Wastebasket

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1410
Unsold
 

Golf Bag Wastebasket, Ron Miller Associates, Inc., late 20th century, red vinyl with white trim, with personalized white sticker lettering, (stickers could be removed), ht. 18 3/4 in. More ...

Collapsible Painted Canvas and Wood Rebekah Well, Five Urns, and a Tambourine

Collapsible Painted Canvas and Wood Rebekah Well, Five Urns, and a Tambourine

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1489
Unsold
 

Collapsible Painted Canvas and Wood Rebekah Well, Five Urns, and a Tambourine, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the well with wood top and bottom opening to an octagonal well, with faux More ...

Glazed Mahogany Veneer Three-stack Barrister Bookcase

Glazed Mahogany Veneer Three-stack Barrister Bookcase

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1528
Sold for:
$461$375

Glazed Mahogany Veneer Three-stack Barrister Bookcase, ht. 48 1/4, wd. 34, dp. 12 in. More ...

14kt Gold Charm Bracelet

14kt Gold Charm Bracelet

Auction:
3301T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1079
Sold for:
$1,046$850

14kt Gold Charm Bracelet, with figural, inscribed charms, most 14kt gold, total 30.9 dwt. More ...

Arnold Adams & Co. 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Arnold Adams & Co. 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$615$500

Arnold Adams & Co. 14kt Gold Open-face Watch, no. 7227, engraved two-tone gilt roman numeral dial with landscape-decorated center and sunk seconds at 6, fully engraved decorated case back, cuvette More ...

Meuron & Co. Jacquemarts Automaton Open-face Watch

Meuron & Co. Jacquemarts Automaton Open-face Watch

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Meuron & Co. Jacquemarts Automaton Open-face Watch, arabic numeral porcelain dial marked "Meuron & Ce.," with applied multi-tone figures striking dual bells, bull's-eye crystal, key-wind gilt plate More ...

Chronographe Suisse Oversized 18kt Gold Chronograph Wristwatch

Chronographe Suisse Oversized 18kt Gold Chronograph Wristwatch

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$584$475

Chronographe Suisse Oversized 18kt Gold Chronograph Wristwatch, c. 1950s, two-tone silvered dial with outer minute track, sunk gilt circular indices, thirty-minute, and constant seconds subsidiary More ...

Omega Chrome-plated Stopwatch

Omega Chrome-plated Stopwatch

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$277$225

Omega Chrome-plated Stopwatch, untouched enameled dial with outer track counting in three seconds to 1/100th of a second, inner track counts to three minutes in three-second periods, red- and More ...

Thomas Porthouse Ship's Chronometer for Captain Davis of the Philena

Thomas Porthouse Ship's Chronometer for Captain Davis of the Philena

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Thomas Porthouse Ship's Chronometer for Captain Davis of the Philena, Charlestown, Massachusetts, and London, c. 1857, brass-bound case with maker's plaque reading "Thos. Porthouse/Chronometer More ...

Waltham Clock Co. "Simon Willard" Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Waltham Clock Co. "Simon Willard" Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Waltham Clock Co. "Simon Willard" Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, no. 7416, crossbanded inlaid mahogany case with gilt finial above the unsigned roman numeral convex dial, brass side arms, More ...