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Large Standing Cuchimilco

Large Standing Cuchimilco

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$984$800

Large Standing Cuchimilco, Chancay, c. 800-1200 AD, classic-type female figure standing on one foot, arms outstretched, the squared head painted in geometric designs, in chocolate brown on More ...

Mazell, Peter (active c. 1761-1797) Two Ornithological Illustrations.

Mazell, Peter (active c. 1761-1797) Two Ornithological Illustrations.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
322
Unsold
 

Mazell, Peter (active c. 1761-1797) Two Ornithological Illustrations. Hand-colored etchings after Peter Paillou and Charles Collins of two birds of prey: the Hen Harrier (Circus cyaneus); and the More ...

Two Tall Cylindrical Colorless Blown Glass Agassiz Jars

Two Tall Cylindrical Colorless Blown Glass Agassiz Jars

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1525
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Tall Cylindrical Colorless Blown Glass Agassiz Jars, with COA from Karen Wulfsbergs, Louis Agassiz collection curator, jars 128 and 134 commissioned for the Museum of Comparative Zoology at More ...

Four 14kt Gold Nautical Pendants

Four 14kt Gold Nautical Pendants

Auction:
3157T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
2079
Sold for:
$554$450

Four 14kt Gold Nautical Pendants, including two seashells, a starfish, and a horseshoe crab, lg. to 1 1/2 in., total 11.1 dwt. More ...

Papier-mache Anatomical Model of a Uterus/Fetus

Papier-mache Anatomical Model of a Uterus/Fetus

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
392
Sold for:
$431$350

Papier-mache Anatomical Model of a Uterus/Fetus, hinged uterus with register pins opening up to the removable umbilical cord and fetus, signed and dated on underside, lg. 13 in. More ...

Bronze Mirror

Bronze Mirror

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Bronze Mirror, China, TLV-style, with a central knob and eight nipples, two-character mark reading "youfeng" to the left, dia. 7 1/8 in. More ...

Mulgrave, Constantine John Phipps, Baron (1744-1792) A Voyage towards the North Pole undertaken by His Majesty's Command 1773.

Mulgrave, Constantine John Phipps, Baron (1744-1792) A Voyage towards the North Pole undertaken by His Majesty's Command 1773.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
127
Unsold
 

Mulgrave, Constantine John Phipps, Baron (1744-1792) A Voyage towards the North Pole undertaken by His Majesty's Command 1773. London: Printed by W. Bowyer and J. Nichols, for J. Nourse, 1774. First More ...

Silver-plated Triple Shell-form Serving Dish

Silver-plated Triple Shell-form Serving Dish

Auction:
3111T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
1306A
Sold for:
$98$80

Silver-plated Triple Shell-form Serving Dish, decorated with seashells, wd. 12 in. More ...

Two Wrought Iron Flint Knapping Hammers

Two Wrought Iron Flint Knapping Hammers

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
368
Sold for:
$554$450

Two Wrought Iron Flint Knapping Hammers, 18th century, arched heads with pierced and decorated handles terminating in a screwdriver, one with a nipple pick, lg. 5 1/2 to 6 1/2 in. Provenance: The More ...

Silver-plated Triple Shell-form Serving Dish

Silver-plated Triple Shell-form Serving Dish

Auction:
3090T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
2346
Unsold
 

Silver-plated Triple Shell-form Serving Dish, decorated with seashells, wd. 12 in. More ...

Two Cast Iron Teakettles

Two Cast Iron Teakettles

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$160$130

Two Cast Iron Teakettles, Japan, one plain and one with embossed nipple design, both with flat covers with a floral knob, marks on the underside of the lid, ht. to 7 3/4 in. More ...

Sheet Copper Fish Weathervane

Sheet Copper Fish Weathervane

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$923$750

Sheet Copper Fish Weathervane, America, late 19th century, full-body fish with applied dorsal fin, lg. 22 1/4 in. More ...

Two Cast Iron Teakettles

Two Cast Iron Teakettles

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1059
Unsold
 

Two Cast Iron Teakettles, Japan, one plain and one with embossed nipple design, both with flat covers with a floral knob, marks on the underside of the lid, ht. to 7 3/4 in. More ...

Patinated Steel, Cultured Pearl, and Diamond Earclips, G.T. Marsh & Co.

Patinated Steel, Cultured Pearl, and Diamond Earclips, G.T. Marsh & Co.

Auction:
3044B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 05, 2017
Lot:
358
Sold for:
$861$700

Patinated Steel, Cultured Pearl, and Diamond Earclips, G.T. Marsh & Co., each patinated hoop suspending a cultured pearl, full-cut diamond melee accents, lg. 3/4 in., unsigned, boxed. More ...

Cowhide-upholstered Carved Walnut and Horn Chair

Cowhide-upholstered Carved Walnut and Horn Chair

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1376
Sold for:
$234$190

Cowhide-upholstered Carved Walnut and Horn Chair, late 19th/early 20th century, incorporating cow and sheep horns into a late Victorian carved side chair, ht. 45 1/4 in. More ...

American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century.

American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$98$80

American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century. Including: an autograph letter signed by suffragist Frances E. Willard (1839-1898) on More ...

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) American Ornithology; or, the Natural History of the Birds of the United States: Illustrated with Plates.

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) American Ornithology; or, the Natural History of the Birds of the United States: Illustrated with Plates.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
509
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) American Ornithology; or, the Natural History of the Birds of the United States: Illustrated with Plates. Philadelphia: Bradford & Inskeep, 1808-1814. First edition, More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Five Quadruped Octavo Plates.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Five Quadruped Octavo Plates.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
521
Sold for:
$98$80

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Five Quadruped Octavo Plates. Including: the Common Mouse (with ginger jar); Canada Lynx (male); Common American Wild-cat (male); Cougar (male); and Jaguar, all More ...

Five Painted Pine, Slate, and Sheet Metal Birdhouses

Five Painted Pine, Slate, and Sheet Metal Birdhouses

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1561
Sold for:
$246$200

Five Painted Pine, Slate, and Sheet Metal Birdhouses, ht. to 31 in. More ...

Sheet Copper Fish Weathervane

Sheet Copper Fish Weathervane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
226
Unsold
 

Sheet Copper Fish Weathervane, America, late 19th century, full-body fish with applied dorsal fin, lg. 22 1/4 in. More ...

Carved and Painted Sperm Whale Sign

Carved and Painted Sperm Whale Sign

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1164
Sold for:
$923$750

Carved and Painted Sperm Whale Sign, America, 20th century, with acrylic eyes, lg. 29 in. More ...

Carved Sperm Whale Plaque

Carved Sperm Whale Plaque

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1188
Sold for:
$584$475

Carved Sperm Whale Plaque, Byron Buffee, Middleboro, Massachusetts, 20th century, lg. 44 1/2 in. More ...

Silver-topped Gold, Pearl, and Diamond Earrings

Silver-topped Gold, Pearl, and Diamond Earrings

Auction:
3037T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 20, 2017
Lot:
1092
Sold for:
$369$300

Silver-topped Gold, Pearl, and Diamond Earrings, lg. 5/8 in. More ...

Cowhide-upholstered Carved Walnut and Horn Chair

Cowhide-upholstered Carved Walnut and Horn Chair

Auction:
3014T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2017
Lot:
1137
Unsold
 

Cowhide-upholstered Carved Walnut and Horn Chair, late 19th/early 20th century, incorporating cow and sheep horns into a late Victorian carved side chair, ht. 45 1/4 in. More ...

American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century.

American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1009
Unsold
 

American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century. Including: an autograph letter signed by suffragist Frances E. Willard (1839-1898) on More ...

Charlesworth, Edward (1813-1893) The Magazine of Natural History, and Journal of Zoology, Botany, Mineralogy, Geology, and Meteorology.

Charlesworth, Edward (1813-1893) The Magazine of Natural History, and Journal of Zoology, Botany, Mineralogy, Geology, and Meteorology.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1182
Sold for:
$523$425

Charlesworth, Edward (1813-1893) The Magazine of Natural History, and Journal of Zoology, Botany, Mineralogy, Geology, and Meteorology. London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1837-1840. More ...

American Frohse Anatomical Charts  , Nine Pull-down Charts.

American Frohse Anatomical Charts , Nine Pull-down Charts.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1463
Sold for:
$400$325

American Frohse Anatomical Charts, Nine Pull-down Charts. Chicago: A.J. Nystrom & Co., [Baltimore: A. Hoen & Co.,] c. 1939. Nine full-color charts created from original drawings by Leon Schlossberg, More ...

Four Framed Hand-colored Lithographs from Charles d'Orbigny's Dictionnaire Universel

Four Framed Hand-colored Lithographs from Charles d'Orbigny's Dictionnaire Universel

Auction:
2997T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1997
Sold for:
$338$275

Four Framed Hand-colored Lithographs from Charles d'Orbigny's Dictionnaire Universel, depicting mollusks, sight size 8 3/4 x 5 1/2 in. More ...

18kt Gold and Mother-of-pearl Necklace, Tiffany & Co.

18kt Gold and Mother-of-pearl Necklace, Tiffany & Co.

Auction:
2993B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 21, 2017
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

18kt Gold and Mother-of-pearl Necklace, Tiffany & Co., the six strands of mother-of-pearl beads completed by a gold and mother-of-pearl clasp, lg. 17 in., signed Tiffany & Co. Hong Kong, boxed. More ...

South Sea Pearl Necklace

South Sea Pearl Necklace

Auction:
2993B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 21, 2017
Lot:
263
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

South Sea Pearl Necklace, composed of thirty-one pearls graduating in size from approx. 13.00 to 15.50 mm, completed by a 14kt gold gadrooned boule clasp, lg. 18 3/4 in. More ...