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Boston. A Chart of the Coast of New England from Beverly to Scituate Harbour, including the Ports of Boston and Salem.

Boston. A Chart of the Coast of New England from Beverly to Scituate Harbour, including the Ports of Boston and Salem.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$185$150

Boston. A Chart of the Coast of New England from Beverly to Scituate Harbour, including the Ports of Boston and Salem. [from] The London Magazine, May-June 1774. Folding engraved map removed from More ...

Engravings and Etchings, European City Views and Bird's-eye Views: 16th-19th Century

Engravings and Etchings, European City Views and Bird's-eye Views: 16th-19th Century

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1146
Sold for:
$369$300

Engravings and Etchings, European City Views and Bird's-eye Views: 16th-19th Century, approximately eighty illustrations taken from printed books or printed separately, folio format to small More ...

Sketchbook, American, Early 19th Century, with Watercolors on Paper of American East Coast Cities, Ports, and Ships.

Sketchbook, American, Early 19th Century, with Watercolors on Paper of American East Coast Cities, Ports, and Ships.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1267
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

Sketchbook, American, Early 19th Century, with Watercolors on Paper of American East Coast Cities, Ports, and Ships. Landscape folio album, wove paper watermarked with the date 1814, containing More ...

Dows Vintage Port 2007, 2 demi bottles

Dows Vintage Port 2007, 2 demi bottles

Auction:
3036T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 25, 2017
Lot:
1830
Sold for:
$135$110

Dow's Vintage Port 2007 Oporto 2 demi bottles The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or More ...

Taylor Fladgate Very Old Single Harvest Port 1964, 1 bottle

Taylor Fladgate Very Old Single Harvest Port 1964, 1 bottle

Auction:
3036T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 25, 2017
Lot:
1847
Sold for:
$246$200

Taylor Fladgate Very Old Single Harvest Port 1964 u: into neck, limited edition 1 bottle The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely More ...

Printed Salem Marine Society Membership Certificate

Printed Salem Marine Society Membership Certificate

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Printed Salem Marine Society Membership Certificate, late 18th century, printed text within scroll cartouche flanked by four naval scenes and below a large port scene, presented to Benjamin Dunn or More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances   of New Bedford

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances of New Bedford

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$110,700$90,000

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances of New Bedford, Frederick Myrick, Nantucket, c. 1828-29, one side carved with banner reading "The Frances on the coast of Peru," above the whaleship with More ...

G. Heath 8-inch Brass Sextant

G. Heath 8-inch Brass Sextant

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
972
Sold for:
$154$125

G. Heath 8-inch Brass Sextant, Erith, Kent, c. 1855, pierced frame with inset silvered scale marked 0-120 and marked Heath Erith, Kent, index arm with fine adjustment knob, vernier scale and More ...

Needlework Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth,"

Needlework Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth,"

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Needlework Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth," America, early 19th century, stitched in silk on a painted silk background, with eglomise mat titled in gilt More ...

MBTA Rowes Wharf Ferry Terminals Water Taxi Sign

MBTA Rowes Wharf Ferry Terminals Water Taxi Sign

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1252
Sold for:
$160$130

MBTA Rowes Wharf Ferry Terminals Water Taxi Sign, (imperfections), ht. 48, wd. 48 in. More ...

MBTA Enameled Prudential Neighborhood Map

MBTA Enameled Prudential Neighborhood Map

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1253
Sold for:
$308$250

MBTA Enameled Prudential Neighborhood Map, ht. 59 1/2, wd. 48 in. More ...

Mixed Fortified Wines, 2 bottles

Mixed Fortified Wines, 2 bottles

Auction:
2882T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Feb 18, 2016
Lot:
1467
Sold for:
$154$125

Mixed Fortified Wines Graham's Vintage Port 1970 (1 bt) u: bottom neck, bin-soiled label The Rare Wine Company (Barbeito) Boston Bual Special Reserve Madeira (1 bt) lot 6199 2 bottles More ...

G. Heath 8-inch Brass Sextant

G. Heath 8-inch Brass Sextant

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
423
Unsold
 

G. Heath 8-inch Brass Sextant, Erith, Kent, c. 1855, pierced frame with inset silvered scale marked 0-120 and marked Heath Erith, Kent, index arm with fine adjustment knob, vernier scale and More ...

Pair of Canary Yellow Pressed Glass Four-printie Block Pattern Vases

Pair of Canary Yellow Pressed Glass Four-printie Block Pattern Vases

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$492$400

Pair of Canary Yellow Pressed Glass Four-printie Block Pattern Vases, Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, Sandwich, Massachusetts, c. 1840-60, with gauffered rims and hexagonal bases, (very small chips More ...

Lincoln, Benjamin (1733-1810) Document Signed, 6 July 1802.

Lincoln, Benjamin (1733-1810) Document Signed, 6 July 1802.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$246$200

Lincoln, Benjamin (1733-1810) Document Signed, 6 July 1802. Importation receipt typographically printed on laid paper, fulfilled by hand, certifying the entry of green tea from Canton to the port More ...

The Phillips Family Needlework Picture

The Phillips Family Needlework Picture

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$903,000$750,000

The Phillips Family Needlework Picture, Sarah Phillips (b. Rowley, Massachusetts, 1656), Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1670, worked in red, blue, yellow, black, and white wool and silver and gold More ...

Manuscript Account of a Sea Journey Coinciding with the War of 1812.

Manuscript Account of a Sea Journey Coinciding with the War of 1812.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$584$475

Manuscript Account of a Sea Journey Coinciding with the War of 1812. Belfast Harbor, Maine; Ireland; England; Nova Scotia; Boston: 23 December 1811-23 July 1812. Quarto, forty pages, written in a More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$123,000$100,000

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth Showing the Frances of New Bedford, Frederick Myrick, Nantucket, c. 1828-29, one side carved with banner reading "The Frances on the Coast of Peru," above the whaleship with More ...

Italian School, 19th Century      BRIG CASKET BOSTON Samuel Davis Master Entering the Port of Palermo June 12 1834.

Italian School, 19th Century BRIG CASKET BOSTON Samuel Davis Master Entering the Port of Palermo June 12 1834.

Auction:
2743T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2014
Lot:
1297
Sold for:
$738$600

Italian School, 19th Century BRIG CASKET BOSTON Samuel Davis Master Entering the Port of Palermo June 12 1834. Unsigned. Watercolor and gouache on paper applied to paperboard, 17 1/8 x 24 1/8 More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Four-language Ships Papers for the Brig Maria, 10 July 1804, Countersigned by James Madison (1751-1836).

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Four-language Ships Papers for the Brig Maria, 10 July 1804, Countersigned by James Madison (1751-1836).

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$3,120$2,600

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Four-language Ship's Papers for the Brig Maria, 10 July 1804, Countersigned by James Madison (1751-1836). Single large sheet of laid paper, with the text printed in More ...

Italian School, 19th Century      BRIG WHIG   BOSTON Francis H. Rogers ENTERING & LEAVING the PORT of PALERM

Italian School, 19th Century BRIG WHIG BOSTON Francis H. Rogers ENTERING & LEAVING the PORT of PALERM

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$2,520$2,100

Italian School, 19th Century BRIG WHIG BOSTON Francis H. Rogers ENTERING & LEAVING the PORT of PALERM Unsigned, titled below. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 19 5/8 x 26 in., in a later molded More ...

Italian School, 19th Century      BRIG CASKET BOSTON Samuel Davis Master Entering the Port of Palermo June 12 1834.

Italian School, 19th Century BRIG CASKET BOSTON Samuel Davis Master Entering the Port of Palermo June 12 1834.

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
328
Unsold
 

Italian School, 19th Century BRIG CASKET BOSTON Samuel Davis Master Entering the Port of Palermo June 12 1834. Unsigned. Watercolor and gouache on paper applied to paperboard, 17 1/8 x 24 1/8 More ...

Continental School, 19th Century      Sailboats off a European Port

Continental School, 19th Century Sailboats off a European Port

Auction:
2673B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 20, 2013
Lot:
572D
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Continental School, 19th Century Sailboats off a European Port Signed and dated "S. Bradé 1871" l.r. Oil on canvas, 20 x 36 1/4 in. (50.8 x 92.1 cm), unframed. Condition: Lined, retouch, More ...

Frank Vining Smith (American, 1879-1967)      Clipper on Port Tack, Possibly the Cutty Sark

Frank Vining Smith (American, 1879-1967) Clipper on Port Tack, Possibly the Cutty Sark

Auction:
2673B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 20, 2013
Lot:
572E
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Frank Vining Smith (American, 1879-1967) Clipper on Port Tack, Possibly the Cutty Sark Signed "FRANK VINING SMITH" l.r., inscribed "CUTTY SARK..." on the stretcher on the reverse. Oil on More ...

Duncan McFarlane (British, 1818-1865)      Portrait of the American Ship Ocean Eagle   Entering Liverpool.

Duncan McFarlane (British, 1818-1865) Portrait of the American Ship Ocean Eagle Entering Liverpool.

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$20,400$17,000

Duncan McFarlane (British, 1818-1865) Portrait of the American Ship Ocean Eagle Entering Liverpool. Signed and dated "D. McFarlane/1854" l.l. Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 in., in a later molded More ...

China, Correspondence c. 1860.

China, Correspondence c. 1860.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$600$500

China, Correspondence c. 1860. Ten letters total; seven sent from Newchwang, now called Yingkou, a major shipping port for Manchuria, two sent from Shanghai, and one sent from Paris; all addressed More ...

Marine Archive of Captain Joseph Tirrell, Weymouth, Massachusetts:

Marine Archive of Captain Joseph Tirrell, Weymouth, Massachusetts:

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
81
Unsold
 

Marine Archive of Captain Joseph Tirrell, Weymouth, Massachusetts: Printed documents: An Act for the Government and Regulation of Seamen in the Merchants' Service, [completed in ink in 1810], old More ...

Sets, Fine Leather Bindings, Four Volumes:

Sets, Fine Leather Bindings, Four Volumes:

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$356$300

Sets, Fine Leather Bindings, Four Volumes: The Life and Writings of Henry Fuseli, 1831, in three volumes, gilt-tooled calfskin, very good; and Halsey's The Boston Port Bill as Pictured by a More ...

Peter Busa (American, 1914-1985)      Transfigured Night

Peter Busa (American, 1914-1985) Transfigured Night

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
680
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Peter Busa (American, 1914-1985) Transfigured Night, 1946 Signed and dated "Busa '46" l.r., identified on a backing board fragment and with a label from Acme Fine Art and Design, Boston, More ...

Domenico Gavarrone (Italian, 19th Century)      Portrait of the Ship Sooloo   of Salem Entering Genoa.

Domenico Gavarrone (Italian, 19th Century) Portrait of the Ship Sooloo of Salem Entering Genoa.

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$5,925$5,000

Domenico Gavarrone (Italian, 19th Century) Portrait of the Ship Sooloo of Salem Entering Genoa. Signed, titled "Ship Sooloo Salem", and dated "Fece Domenico Gavarrone Genova, li 25 Lylis 1848" More ...