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Wrought Iron Spring-loaded Candleholder

Wrought Iron Spring-loaded Candleholder

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
42
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Wrought Iron Spring-loaded Candleholder, possibly Virginia, 18th century, the spring tension candleholder on a straight shaft with arched legs and penny feet, ht. 8 1/4 in. Provenance: Mary More ...

Rufus Porter Attributed Paint-decorated Box

Rufus Porter Attributed Paint-decorated Box

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
123
Estimate:
$4,000 - $6,000

Rufus Porter Attributed Paint-decorated Box, Thurmnat, Maryland, area, c. 1820, the front and sides with a scene of white buildings with red roofs in a hilly landscape with tall trees, the worn More ...

Attributed to Charles Bridges (Virginia/England, 1670-1747)      Portrait of a Young Woman

Attributed to Charles Bridges (Virginia/England, 1670-1747) Portrait of a Young Woman

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
185
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Attributed to Charles Bridges (Virginia/England, 1670-1747) Portrait of a Young Woman Artist identified on a nameplate. Oil on canvas, 39 x 31 1/2 in., in a molded and black-painted frame. More ...

Rose Pattern Pearlware Plate, Tea Bowl and Saucer

Rose Pattern Pearlware Plate, Tea Bowl and Saucer

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
327
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Rose Pattern Pearlware Plate, Tea Bowl and Saucer, England, late 19th century, decorated with roses and leafy stems with a ropetwist border, dia. to 8 1/4 in. Provenance: According to documents More ...

Coin Silver Civil War American Watch Company Pocket Watch and Chain Identified to Major Elial F. Carpenter, 49th and 112th New York Vol

Coin Silver Civil War American Watch Company Pocket Watch and Chain Identified to Major Elial F. Carpenter, 49th and 112th New York Vol

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
21
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Coin Silver Civil War American Watch Company Pocket Watch and Chain Identified to Major Elial F. Carpenter, 49th and 112th New York Volunteer Infantry, c. 1862, American Waltham Watch Co. "Wm. More ...

Albumen Print of General Ulysses S. Grant

Albumen Print of General Ulysses S. Grant

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
77
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Albumen Print of General Ulysses S. Grant, c. 1864-65, framed image of Grant at his Cold Harbor, Virginia, headquarters taken June 11 or 12, 1864, framed ht. 12 5/8, wd. 10 5/8 in. Provenance: More ...

Identified Spear Point Bowie Knife

Identified Spear Point Bowie Knife

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
88
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Identified Spear Point Bowie Knife, c. mid-19th century, bone grip with "John Smith" carved on one side, with German silver fittings, blade marked on the ricasso "MANSON/SHEFFIELD," with a tag from More ...

Tin Canteen and Leather Haversack

Tin Canteen and Leather Haversack

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
100
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Tin Canteen and Leather Haversack, c. 1860s, a tin canteen with stopper, and a leather haversack with iron buckles and strap rings, canteen dia. 6 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of Ron More ...

Confederate Prisoner of War Morning Report

Confederate Prisoner of War Morning Report

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
293
Estimate:
$100 - $200

Confederate Prisoner of War Morning Report, c. 1865, Confederate morning report for the prisoners at military prisons in Richmond, Virginia, dated January 28, 1865, listing how many prisoners are More ...

Frank Finney Carved and Painted Robin

Frank Finney Carved and Painted Robin

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1189
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Frank Finney Carved and Painted Robin, Virginia (b. 1947), the robin on a round base, the bottom marked "F. Finney," ht. 4 1/2 in. The property of Carolyn and Tom Porter More ...

Framed Johannes Janssonius Engraved Map of New England and Virginia

Framed Johannes Janssonius Engraved Map of New England and Virginia

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1156
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Framed Johannes Janssonius Engraved Map of New England and Virginia, on the reverse of The Description of New England, ht. 21, wd. 25 3/4 in. More ...

Bourbon Supreme 5 Years Old, 1 1/2g bottle

Bourbon Supreme 5 Years Old, 1 1/2g bottle

Auction:
3294T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 08, 2019
Lot:
1528
Sold for:
$154$125

Bourbon Supreme 5 Years Old Virginia American Distilling Company, c. 1974, label damaged, 43% 1 1/2g bottle More ...

Jennie Augusta Brownscombe (American, 1850-1936)      Betsy Ross Sewing the Flag

Jennie Augusta Brownscombe (American, 1850-1936) Betsy Ross Sewing the Flag

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
418
Unsold
 

Jennie Augusta Brownscombe (American, 1850-1936) Betsy Ross Sewing the Flag Signed "Jennie/Brownscombe" l.l. Oil on canvas, 24 x 32 1/4 in. (61.0 x 81.5 cm), framed. Condition: Very minor More ...

Gisèle Freund (French, 1912-2000)      Virginia Woolf

Gisèle Freund (French, 1912-2000) Virginia Woolf

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$246$200

Gisèle Freund (French, 1912-2000) Virginia Woolf, 1939, a later printing probably from the 1970s or 1980s. Signed "Gisèle Freund" in marker l.r., artist's dry stamp in image l.r., artist's More ...

Johann Nepomuk Schönberg (Austrian, b. 1844)    British Troop Ships at Alexandria

Johann Nepomuk Schönberg (Austrian, b. 1844) British Troop Ships at Alexandria

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1466
Sold for:
$37$30

Johann Nepomuk Schönberg (Austrian, b. 1844) British Troop Ships at Alexandria. Signed and dated "Schonberg/21/8/82." l.l., scene identified on a label affixed to the frame backing paper. Ink More ...

Samuel Boyer Holvey (1935-2019) Electrobiotic Alien   Sculpture

Samuel Boyer Holvey (1935-2019) Electrobiotic Alien Sculpture

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1196
Sold for:
$197$160

Samuel Boyer Holvey (1935-2019) Electrobiotic Alien Sculpture, Virginia, late 20th century, metal and wire on wood base, depicting a seven-headed, three-legged alien being, ht. 37 1/2 in. Note: More ...

Union National Large Chest of Drawers and Small Chest of Drawers

Union National Large Chest of Drawers and Small Chest of Drawers

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1214
Unsold
 

Union National Large Chest of Drawers and Small Chest of Drawers, Jamestown, New York, c. 1960, unmarked, ht. 32, 32, wd. 88, 32, dp. 19, 19 in. More ...

Fifteen Confederate and Southern States Obsolete Bank Notes

Fifteen Confederate and Southern States Obsolete Bank Notes

Auction:
3281T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1264A
Sold for:
$369$300

Fifteen Confederate and Southern States Obsolete Bank Notes, six Confederate: 1863 $5 and $50, 1864 $2, $5, and two $10; an 1861 Confederate contemporary counterfeit, a Central Bank of Virginia $50, More ...

Portrait Miniature of a Mother and Two Children

Portrait Miniature of a Mother and Two Children

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
637
Sold for:
$615$500

Portrait Miniature of a Mother and Two Children, possibly the work of Philip Abraham Peticolas (Virginia, 1760-1841), in a gilt-brass frame with hinged stand, dia. 3 1/4 in. More ...

The Spiritual Chimes  : A Watercolor and Pen and Ink Fraktur Birth Letter

The Spiritual Chimes : A Watercolor and Pen and Ink Fraktur Birth Letter

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
774
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

The Spiritual Chimes: A Watercolor and Pen and Ink Fraktur Birth Letter, Pennsylvania, c. 1840, designed as a blue-painted tall clock flanked by inscriptions, angels, birds, fruit, and geometric More ...

Carved Curlew Shorebird Decoy

Carved Curlew Shorebird Decoy

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
845
Unsold
 

Carved Curlew Shorebird Decoy, possibly Virginia, early 20th century, with subtle carved face and body details, signed "JK" on the underside, with custom stand, lg. 13 in. More ...

Three Silkwork, Embroidered, and Sequin-embellished State Seal Banners for South Carolina, West Virginia, and Louisiana

Three Silkwork, Embroidered, and Sequin-embellished State Seal Banners for South Carolina, West Virginia, and Louisiana

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1124
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Three Silkwork, Embroidered, and Sequin-embellished State Seal Banners for South Carolina, West Virginia, and Louisiana, America, early 20th century, each banner finely worked in colored patches of More ...

A Pair and Two Single Brass Candlesticks

A Pair and Two Single Brass Candlesticks

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$369$300

A Pair and Two Single Brass Candlesticks, England/Europe, early 18th century, seamed stems, square bases with canted corners, ht. to 7 3/4 in. Provenance: The taller pair from the Swan Tavern, More ...

Needlework Picture of a Brick Mansion

Needlework Picture of a Brick Mansion

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Needlework Picture of a Brick Mansion, England, 18th century, the three-story structure with black and white diamond front flanked by a man and a woman, the yard with plants and animals, and a blue More ...

Three Dutch Brass Bun-base Candlesticks

Three Dutch Brass Bun-base Candlesticks

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$492$400

Three Dutch Brass Bun-base Candlesticks, late 17th century, with pierced sockets, knopped stems and wide bun bases, ht. to 8 3/4 in. Provenance: Century House, Louisville, Kentucky; Swan Tavern, More ...

Five Staffordshire Press-molded Octagonal Tortoiseshell-glazed Earthenware Plates

Five Staffordshire Press-molded Octagonal Tortoiseshell-glazed Earthenware Plates

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
305
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Five Staffordshire Press-molded Octagonal Tortoiseshell-glazed Earthenware Plates, England, third quarter 18th century, with reeded rim, dia. 8 1/2 in. Provenance: The Swan Tavern, Yorktown, More ...

Tooled Leather Key Basket with Six Keys

Tooled Leather Key Basket with Six Keys

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Tooled Leather Key Basket with Six Keys, Richmond, Virginia, early 19th century, the oval basket with splayed sides decorated with tooled heart, star, and leaf designs, the handle attached with More ...

"Emma Chapman Fields" Needlework Sampler

"Emma Chapman Fields" Needlework Sampler

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
389
Unsold
 

"Emma Chapman Fields" Needlework Sampler, England, early 19th century, stitched with four lines of alphabet and numbers and four lines of verse, signed in needlework "EMMA CHAPMAN FIELDS KING" and More ...

Colonial Williamsburg Queen Anne-style Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Colonial Williamsburg Queen Anne-style Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Auction:
3275M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 25, 2019
Lot:
492
Sold for:
$37$30

Colonial Williamsburg Queen Anne-style Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table, ht. 26 1/2, wd. 25 1/2, dp. 26 in. More ...

Samuel Boyer Holvey (1935-2019) Electrobiotic Alien   Sculpture

Samuel Boyer Holvey (1935-2019) Electrobiotic Alien Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
246A
Unsold
 

Samuel Boyer Holvey (1935-2019) Electrobiotic Alien Sculpture, Virginia, late 20th century, metal and wire on wood base, depicting a seven-headed, three-legged alien being, ht. 37 1/2 in. Note: More ...