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Carved German Whistler

Carved German Whistler

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
244
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Carved German Whistler, carved gentleman in rumpled top hat leans against a lamppost, when he whistles his head turns from side to side, the lamp lights while he whistles and goes out when he More ...

Miniature Brass Steam Engine Model

Miniature Brass Steam Engine Model

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
413
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Miniature Brass Steam Engine Model, France, c. 1870, original lacquered brass stationary engine with furnace, whistle cock, 1/2-in. stroke, and 1 3/4-in. dia. six-spoke flywheel, mounted on a More ...

Boatswain's Whistles and Two Clubs

Boatswain's Whistles and Two Clubs

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1015
Sold for:
$400$325

Boatswain's Whistles and Two Clubs, thirteen whistles, some with cords, and two clubs. Militaria online More ...

Carved Eagle, Carved Constitution   Cup, and a Whistle

Carved Eagle, Carved Constitution Cup, and a Whistle

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1032
Sold for:
$492$400

Carved Eagle, Carved Constitution Cup, and a Whistle, carved walnut eagle with a shield and star, a silver-plated napkin ring with an eagle, cannon, and a shield, a brass whistle, and a turned cup More ...

Mixed Whistle Pig, 2 750ml bottles

Mixed Whistle Pig, 2 750ml bottles

Auction:
3207T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jan 30, 2019
Lot:
1889
Sold for:
$584$475

Mixed Whistle Pig "111" 11 Years Old (1 750ml) official bottling, hand bottled in Vermont, 111 proof, 55.5% 10 Years Old (1 750ml) official bottling, hand bottled in Vermont, 50% Canadian 2 More ...

English Sterling Silver and Coral Whistle/Rattle

English Sterling Silver and Coral Whistle/Rattle

Auction:
3200T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
2400
Sold for:
$123$100

English Sterling Silver and Coral Whistle/Rattle, with leaf motifs, lg. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Extensive Collection of Gold Whistles

Extensive Collection of Gold Whistles

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Extensive Collection of Gold Whistles, dating from antique to mid-20th century, including Tiffany & Co. and Cartier, and several suspended from a necklace, approx. 188 dwt, sixty-four total. More ...

Seven Pieces of American Ceramics

Seven Pieces of American Ceramics

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1435
Sold for:
$369$300

Seven Pieces of American Ceramics, including two Rookwood vases and a pitcher, and a dog-form pottery whistle, ht. to 9 1/4 in. More ...

Victorian Silver and Coral Child's Rattle

Victorian Silver and Coral Child's Rattle

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$677$550

Victorian Silver and Coral Child's Rattle, mid-19th century, maker's mark "GU," lacking other hallmarks, with an engraved monogram dated 1850 to whistle, lg. 4 1/2 in., approx. 1.4 troy oz. More ...

Victorian Silver and Coral Child's Rattle

Victorian Silver and Coral Child's Rattle

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
16A
Sold for:
$584$475

Victorian Silver and Coral Child's Rattle, Birmingham, 1851-52, maker's mark "H_," with an engraved monogram dated 1850 to whistle, total lg. 6 1/4 in., approx. 1.4 troy oz. More ...

Silver and Enamel Suite, Etienne David

Silver and Enamel Suite, Etienne David

Auction:
3144B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 25, 2018
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Silver and Enamel Suite, Etienne David, the sleeping Pierrot pendant with en suite earrings whistling to awaken him, lg. 3, 1 5/8 in., signed. More ...

Wrought Iron and Wood Candlestick and Turned Wood Whistle

Wrought Iron and Wood Candlestick and Turned Wood Whistle

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
550
Sold for:
$338$275

Wrought Iron and Wood Candlestick and Turned Wood Whistle, 18th/19th century, the candlestick with turned base and adjustable spiral socket, the whistle with rosewood base, ht. to 9 in. More ...

Narino Polychrome Pottery Whistle

Narino Polychrome Pottery Whistle

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1018
Unsold
 

Narino Polychrome Pottery Whistle, c. 800-1500 AD, Ecuador, rare large ocarina whistle, decorated with fine abstract designs, lg. 6 1/4, ht. 3 in. More ...

Mantena Musical Whistle

Mantena Musical Whistle

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1020
Unsold
 

Mantena Musical Whistle, c. 850-1600 AD, in the form of a sitting coatimundi eating fruit, ht. 3 1/2 in. Provenance: Hard collection, San Diego, California. More ...

Kongo Carved Whistle with Horn

Kongo Carved Whistle with Horn

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Kongo Carved Whistle with Horn, standing figure with head turned to the right, holding a snake which is wrapped around its legs, figure lg. 5 3/4, horn lg. 5 in. Provenance: A private More ...

Whistle Pig 10 Years Old, 1 750ml bottle

Whistle Pig 10 Years Old, 1 750ml bottle

Auction:
3096T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Apr 17, 2018
Lot:
1993
Sold for:
$185$150

Whistle Pig 10 Years Old Vermont official bottling, 1st release, 100% rye, 50% 1 750ml bottle More ...

After Valclev Szczeblewski (Polish, act. 1875-1900)    Bronze Figure of a Whistling Boy

After Valclev Szczeblewski (Polish, act. 1875-1900) Bronze Figure of a Whistling Boy

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1501
Sold for:
$400$325

After Valclev Szczeblewski (Polish, act. 1875-1900) Bronze Figure of a Whistling Boy, cast standing with his hands in his pockets, on a signed round base, ht. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Seven Decorative Items

Seven Decorative Items

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1275
Sold for:
$86$70

Seven Decorative Items, a stopper, match safe, lighter, whistle, bottle, round box with collars, and a carved wood bust. Provenance: The collection of Eylandt Antiques. More ...

Seven Decorative Items

Seven Decorative Items

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1591
Unsold
 

Seven Decorative Items, a stopper, match safe, lighter, whistle, bottle, round box with collars, and a carved wood bust. Provenance: The collection of Eylandt Antiques. More ...

Pre-Columbian Figurative Pottery Whistle

Pre-Columbian Figurative Pottery Whistle

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1385
Sold for:
$12$10

Pre-Columbian Figurative Pottery Whistle, Vera Cruz, the fragmentary form with elaborate headdress and bitumen detail, ht. 7 3/4 in. More ...

Five Sailor-made Objects

Five Sailor-made Objects

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$277$225

Five Sailor-made Objects, 19th century, a whale ivory letter opener, whistle, pick/whimsy, folding pick, and a fid with ebony shaft and whale top, lg. to 9 1/2 in. More ...

Whistle Pig 10 Years Old, 1 750ml bottle

Whistle Pig 10 Years Old, 1 750ml bottle

Auction:
3036T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 25, 2017
Lot:
2509
Unsold
 

Whistle Pig 10 Years Old Vermont official bottling, 1st release, 100% rye, 50% 1 750ml bottle More ...

Navy Knife, Whistle, and Plaque

Navy Knife, Whistle, and Plaque

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1156
Sold for:
$197$160

Navy Knife, Whistle, and Plaque, c. mid to late 19th century, a metal plaque with an anchor, a pocketknife with woven lanyard marker "UNITED STATES NAVY," a whistle, and two pins. Provenance: More ...

Six Botswain Whistles

Six Botswain Whistles

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1276
Sold for:
$246$200

Six Botswain Whistles, c. late 19th and 20th century, silver whistle with a woven lanyard, silver whistle marked to the U.S.S. Yellowstone, silver whistle marked "BJW" with a woven lanyard, silver More ...

Pre-Columbian Figurative Pottery Whistle

Pre-Columbian Figurative Pottery Whistle

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2008
Unsold
 

Pre-Columbian Figurative Pottery Whistle, Vera Cruz, the fragmentary form with elaborate headdress and bitumen detail, ht. 7 3/4 in. More ...

Vera Cruz Smiley Face Figure

Vera Cruz Smiley Face Figure

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2009
Sold for:
$400$325

Vera Cruz Smiley Face Figure, c. 700-900 AD, functions as both a rattle and a whistle, ht. 10 1/2 in. Tribal Art More ...

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Whistling Vessel

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Whistling Vessel

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2014
Sold for:
$123$100

Pre-Columbian Polychrome Whistling Vessel, c. 800-1000 AD, (damage), ht. 8 in. Provenance: Collected in the 1950s. Tribal Art More ...

Burkina Faso African Dance Whistle and a Mask

Burkina Faso African Dance Whistle and a Mask

Auction:
3049T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1606
Sold for:
$123$100

Burkina Faso African Dance Whistle and a Mask Paint, wood Africa, 20th century Carved hollow figural wood whistle on metal stand; and a carved and polychrome painted mask, ht. 13, 12, mask wd. 9 More ...

Six Whalebone and Whale Ivory Items

Six Whalebone and Whale Ivory Items

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
281
Sold for:
$984$800

Six Whalebone and Whale Ivory Items, 19th century, a knife with carved handle, a lady's leg seal, a whistle, a corkscrew, a sand glass, and a small dipper, ht. to 5 5/8 in. More ...

Carved and Painted Wood Whistling Man Toy

Carved and Painted Wood Whistling Man Toy

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$369$300

Carved and Painted Wood Whistling Man Toy, late 19th century, carved wooden head with integral whistle, carved hands and feet attached to a cloth body dressed in brown and red overcoat with checked More ...