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Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
65
Unsold
 

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt, made by Mary Bell Shawvan, c. 1863, composed of solid color and calico printed cotton, depicting a central spreadwing eagle with More ...

Map of the Belgian Congo

Map of the Belgian Congo

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$135$110

Map of the Belgian Congo, Belgium, 1951, from the office of tourism, fabric backing, attached to wood at top and bottom, 32 x 30 1/2 in. More ...

Map of the Belgian Congo

Map of the Belgian Congo

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1192
Unsold
 

Map of the Belgian Congo, Belgium, 1951, from the office of tourism, fabric backing, attached to wood at top and bottom, 32 x 30 1/2 in. More ...

Two Civil War Framed Items

Two Civil War Framed Items

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$431$350

Two Civil War Framed Items, a lithograph Military Register of Company E, 26th Regiment, Massachusetts Veteran Volunteers, and The Might of the Republic, large format albumen photograph illustrating More ...

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
48
Unsold
 

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt, made by Mary Bell Shawvan, c. 1863, composed of solid color and calico printed cotton, depicting a central spreadwing eagle with More ...

Brass and Rosewood Union Mowing Machine Model

Brass and Rosewood Union Mowing Machine Model

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Brass and Rosewood Union Mowing Machine Model, probably made by Thomas H. Dodge, c. 1866, fully functional model with brass wheels, brass and steel mower, and rosewood frame, with engraved silver More ...

Group of Civil War Buttons and Insignia

Group of Civil War Buttons and Insignia

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
186
Sold for:
$738$600

Group of Civil War Buttons and Insignia, c. 1861-65, two "US" bridle rosettes, two brass heart-shaped rosettes, an infantry officer's hat or cap badge with an embroidered "1," a Hardee hat badge, More ...

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington. Philadelphia: C.P. Wayne, 1804-1807. First edition, six octavo volumes, frontispiece portrait in volume one, bound in full contemporary More ...

Johnston, Joseph E. (1807-1891) et alia. Reports of the Secretary of War with Reconnaissances of Routes from San Antonio to El Paso.

Johnston, Joseph E. (1807-1891) et alia. Reports of the Secretary of War with Reconnaissances of Routes from San Antonio to El Paso.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$584$475

Johnston, Joseph E. (1807-1891) et alia. Reports of the Secretary of War with Reconnaissances of Routes from San Antonio to El Paso. Washington, D.C.: at the Union Office, 1850. First edition, More ...

Atlas to Accompany the Records of the Union and Confederate Armies.

Atlas to Accompany the Records of the Union and Confederate Armies.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1334
Sold for:
$800$650

Atlas to Accompany the Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. Washington: Government Printing Office [Julius Bien], 1891 [-1895]. Folio, in thirty-five original parts, in publisher's wraps, More ...

Two Oil Paintings of French Soldiers

Two Oil Paintings of French Soldiers

Auction:
2908T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 21, 2016
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Oil Paintings of French Soldiers, c. late 19th to early 20th century, a drummer in red trousers and a kepi, with a blue coat, and a knapsack, and an officer in red trousers and a kepi, with blue More ...

Colt Model 1851 Navy Revolver Inscribed to Louis T. Wigfall from Joseph E. Johnston

Colt Model 1851 Navy Revolver Inscribed to Louis T. Wigfall from Joseph E. Johnston

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
52
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Colt Model 1851 Navy Revolver Inscribed to Louis T. Wigfall from Joseph E. Johnston, c. 1855, serial number 40938, all matching numbers, walnut grip, backstrap is inscribed L.T. Wigfall from J.E. More ...

Pair of Civil War-era Possibly Confederate Officer's Trousers

Pair of Civil War-era Possibly Confederate Officer's Trousers

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
166
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Pair of Civil War-era Possibly Confederate Officer's Trousers, c. 1861-65, medium blue wool trousers with black welted outseams, tapered at ankles possibly for boots, brown polished cotton waistband More ...

Daniel Ridgway Knight (American, 1839-1924)      Young Girl Holding a Puppy

Daniel Ridgway Knight (American, 1839-1924) Young Girl Holding a Puppy

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
329
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Daniel Ridgway Knight (American, 1839-1924) Young Girl Holding a Puppy Signed and inscribed "Ridgway Knight/Paris" l.l. Oil on canvas, 47 1/4 x 35 1/4 in. (120.0 x 89.5 cm), framed. More ...

Thirty-six Photographs of Telegraph Operators and Office Scenes

Thirty-six Photographs of Telegraph Operators and Office Scenes

Auction:
2785T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 24, 2015
Lot:
1211
Sold for:
$338$275

Thirty-six Photographs of Telegraph Operators and Office Scenes, c. 1860-1931, including three cabinet card size albumen images, one from Portland, Oregon, another from New Castle, Pennsylvania; an More ...

Thirteen Photographs of Telegraph Buildings

Thirteen Photographs of Telegraph Buildings

Auction:
2785T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 24, 2015
Lot:
1213
Sold for:
$800$650

Thirteen Photographs of Telegraph Buildings, 19th and early 20th centuries, including two large albumen images, one marked Natural Bridge, Virginia, the other Broken Bow, Nebraska, an albumen More ...

Cased Militia Officer's Half Plate Ambrotype

Cased Militia Officer's Half Plate Ambrotype

Auction:
2760M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 01, 2014
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$523$425

Cased Militia Officer's Half Plate Ambrotype, c. 1850s, standing image with a plumed shako sitting on a table, soldier with his arms crossed in a frock coat with epaulets, sash, sword, and sword More ...

Two Framed Civil War Officer Photographic Prints

Two Framed Civil War Officer Photographic Prints

Auction:
2756T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2014
Lot:
1202
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Framed Civil War Officer Photographic Prints, The Defenders of Our Union - 109 Commanders of the Union Army, published by C.F. May, New York, c. 1862; and The Officers of the C.S. Army & Navy, More ...

Model 1850 Staff & Field Officer's Sword

Model 1850 Staff & Field Officer's Sword

Auction:
2724M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2014
Lot:
71
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Model 1850 Staff & Field Officer's Sword, c. mid to late 19th century, brass hilt with foliate designs surrounding a US, shagreen and wire-wrapped grip, blade marked SOLINGEN and PROOVED with little More ...

Flag of The 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps and Commissions of Daniel K.   Cross

Flag of The 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps and Commissions of Daniel K. Cross

Auction:
2684M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 02, 2013
Lot:
154
Unsold
 

Flag of The 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps and Commissions of Daniel K. Cross, c. 1862-1865, wool bunting flag with a red stripe on the hoist side, followed by a white, then red, with a More ...

Anthony and/or Nina Meucci (Spanish/American, ac. 1818-1826/27)      Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman in His Library.

Anthony and/or Nina Meucci (Spanish/American, ac. 1818-1826/27) Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman in His Library.

Auction:
2669M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2013
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$3,000$2,500

Anthony and/or Nina Meucci (Spanish/American, ac. 1818-1826/27) Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman in His Library. Signed "Meucci" c.l., the verso inscribed "Painted at Saratoga Springs in 1826 or More ...

California and Far West Correspondence, 1870s-1890s, Wilbur Family, of Illinois.

California and Far West Correspondence, 1870s-1890s, Wilbur Family, of Illinois.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
11
Unsold
 

California and Far West Correspondence, 1870s-1890s, Wilbur Family, of Illinois. Forty letters, thirty-seven of which are accompanied by their original envelopes, cancelled postage intact; More ...

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863)   Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836.

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863) Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$48,000$40,000

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863) Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836. Paper bifolium inscribed on two and a half pages. To Elijah Hayward (1786-1864) describing the current More ...

Seventeen Assorted Ambrotype and Tintype Portraits in Union Cases

Seventeen Assorted Ambrotype and Tintype Portraits in Union Cases

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
614
Sold for:
$800$650

Seventeen Assorted Ambrotype and Tintype Portraits in Union Cases, two double ninth-plate cases each containing an ambrotype portrait of a young woman; two carte-de-visite cases with tintype More ...

Sixth-plate Tintype Portrait of a Seated Union Officer

Sixth-plate Tintype Portrait of a Seated Union Officer

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$300$250

Sixth-plate Tintype Portrait of a Seated Union Officer, the bearded soldier with tinted cheeks and gilt highlights, in a brown combination "The Indian Monument, Havana, Cuba" and "The Indian More ...

Fine Cased Carved and Painted Model of the Naval Vessel LAFAYETTE

Fine Cased Carved and Painted Model of the Naval Vessel LAFAYETTE

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
120
Unsold
 

Fine Cased Carved and Painted Model of the Naval Vessel LAFAYETTE, America, c. 1880, with a printed label in the lower corner of the case inscribed "SHIP OF 1776," the model in the form of a naval More ...

Civil War Pennsylvania 53rd Regiment Pieced and Gilt-stenciled Silk American Flag

Civil War Pennsylvania 53rd Regiment Pieced and Gilt-stenciled Silk American Flag

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$36,000$30,000

Civil War Pennsylvania 53rd Regiment Pieced and Gilt-stenciled Silk American Flag, c. 1864, likely a camp flag, with a hand-stitched field composed of seven red and six white stripes, the central More ...

Six-piece Gorham Coin Silver Civil War Presentation Tea Set

Six-piece Gorham Coin Silver Civil War Presentation Tea Set

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
226
Unsold
 

Six-piece Gorham Coin Silver Civil War Presentation Tea Set, Providence, Rhode Island, c. 1863, presented to Colonel and Mrs. Edward F. Noyes from the officers of the 39th Regiment of the Ohio More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$84,000$70,000

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837. One folded wove paper bifolium inscribed on four pages, congressional stationery. To Elijah Hayward (1786-1864), thanking More ...

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863)   Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836.

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863) Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
49
Unsold
 

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863) Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836. Paper bifolium inscribed on two and a half pages. To Elijah Hayward (1786-1864) describing the current More ...