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Auction 3191T

December 12, 2018 12:00PM
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December 20, 2018 12:00PM

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"Over There!" United States Army Aviation Section Recruitment Poster

"Over There!" United States Army Aviation Section Recruitment Poster

Lot:
1121
Sold for:
$400$325

"Over There!" United States Army Aviation Section Recruitment Poster, designed by Louis Fancher, published by Ketterlinus, Philadelphia, c. 1915, (creases and repairs), framed, overall 48 x 36 in. More ...

Earle Grantham Teale (New York, 1886-1919)      They Told of a Duel in the Air

Earle Grantham Teale (New York, 1886-1919) They Told of a Duel in the Air

Lot:
1122
Unsold
 

Earle Grantham Teale (New York, 1886-1919) They Told of a Duel in the Air Signed "Teale" l.c. Gouache on paper, 11 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (sight), framed and matted. Condition: Not examined out of More ...

British School, Early 20th Century      Getting the Wind Up

British School, Early 20th Century Getting the Wind Up

Lot:
1123
Unsold
 

British School, Early 20th Century Getting the Wind Up Signed indistinctly l.l. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 10 x 11 in., framed and matted. Condition: Minor spots of discoloration. More ...

Arthur Merrick (New York, 20th Century)      Inspecting the Weather

Arthur Merrick (New York, 20th Century) Inspecting the Weather

Lot:
1124
Sold for:
$308$250

Arthur Merrick (New York, 20th Century) Inspecting the Weather Signed l.l. Oil on canvas, 11 x 15 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Minor retouch. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean More ...

Stockton Mulford (New York/Connecticut, 1886-1960)      The Drop Off

Stockton Mulford (New York/Connecticut, 1886-1960) The Drop Off

Lot:
1125
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Stockton Mulford (New York/Connecticut, 1886-1960) The Drop Off Signed l.l., title provided by the consignor. Oil on board, 26 x 26 in. (sight), in a black frame. Condition: Good. More ...

Metal Single-propeller Biplane Model

Metal Single-propeller Biplane Model

Lot:
1126
Sold for:
$160$130

Metal Single-propeller Biplane Model, 20th century, on a black plinth with engraved tag reading in Hungarian "Emlek Lajostol (?)," indicating that it is likely a World War I-era souvenir from More ...

Trench Art Model of World War I Airplane

Trench Art Model of World War I Airplane

Lot:
1127
Sold for:
$135$110

Trench Art Model of World War I Airplane, probably America, c. 1919, the single-propeller plane fashioned from a shell casing, with carved wood pilot, the wings inscribed "Souvenir of Great War More ...

Cast Bronze Statuette of an Aviator Holding a Propeller

Cast Bronze Statuette of an Aviator Holding a Propeller

Lot:
1128
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Cast Bronze Statuette of an Aviator Holding a Propeller, 20th century, ht. 10 1/4 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

Imperial Airways Promotional Poster

Imperial Airways Promotional Poster

Lot:
1129
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Imperial Airways Promotional Poster, Germany, c. 1940s, composed as a cutaway drawing of the Imperial Airways "Flying Boat," in a black frame, overall 32 1/2 x 47 1/2 in. Provenance: The More ...

Imperial Airways Promotional Poster

Imperial Airways Promotional Poster

Lot:
1130
Sold for:
$461$375

Imperial Airways Promotional Poster, England, c. 1940s, composed as four cutaway drawings of planes in the Imperial Airways fleet, "The Greatest Air Service in the World," in a black frame, overall More ...

Cunard Line Promotional Poster

Cunard Line Promotional Poster

Lot:
1131
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Cunard Line Promotional Poster, early 20th century, depicting the ocean liner Franconia near harbor, the vessel identified on its bow, in an oak frame with gilt lettering "CUNARD LINE TO EUROPE," More ...

Celestron Brass Refractor Telescope

Celestron Brass Refractor Telescope

Lot:
1132
Sold for:
$148$120

Celestron Brass Refractor Telescope, 20th century, 50 x 80 mm telescope tilts and spins on a brass post and circular wooden base, lg. 26, overall ht. 20 in. More ...

Five Vintage Sailboat Photographs

Five Vintage Sailboat Photographs

Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$338$275

Five Vintage Sailboat Photographs, mid-20th century, all framed, including one presented for finishing the 1972 Bermuda Race. More ...

Small Painted Wooden Yacht Model on Stand

Small Painted Wooden Yacht Model on Stand

Lot:
1134
Sold for:
$400$325

Small Painted Wooden Yacht Model on Stand, 20th century, with painted detail, the vessel identified as the Lady C on the stern, overall ht. 27 1/2 in. More ...

Assembled Set of Miniature "Shakespeare's Works,"

Assembled Set of Miniature "Shakespeare's Works,"

Lot:
1135
Sold for:
$98$80

Assembled Set of Miniature "Shakespeare's Works," Knickerbocker Novelty Company, New York, comprising twenty-three individual books, containing "carefully edited and compared with the best texts" More ...

Carved and Paint-decorated Faux Candlesticks

Carved and Paint-decorated Faux Candlesticks

Lot:
1136
Sold for:
$37$30

Carved and Paint-decorated Faux Candlesticks, 20th century, triangular bases with removable spiral-carved "candles," ht. 17 in. More ...

Hand-carved Wood Fist

Hand-carved Wood Fist

Lot:
1137
Sold for:
$277$225

Hand-carved Wood Fist, mid-20th century, the fist clenched around a pole or staff, ht. 6 1/2 in. More ...

Northwest Coast-style Pottery Vessel

Northwest Coast-style Pottery Vessel

Lot:
1138
Sold for:
$308$250

Northwest Coast-style Pottery Vessel, Judy Cranmer, Vancouver, British Columbia, late 20th century, the slightly bulbous vessel with pierced oval handle, tan-colored body and black-painted designs, More ...

Three Painted Wood Vintage Water Skis

Three Painted Wood Vintage Water Skis

Lot:
1139
Unsold
 

Three Painted Wood Vintage Water Skis, Atlantic-Pacific Manufacturing Corporation, Brooklyn, New York, c. 1950s, a single two-footed ski with fin and a pair of "Bruce Parker Sea Gilder" skis, red- More ...

Two SnoCraft Chairs and Magazine Rack

Two SnoCraft Chairs and Magazine Rack

Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$338$275

Two SnoCraft Chairs and Magazine Rack, Norway, Maine, all bearing maker's mark, chair ht. 35 1/2, wd. 2 3/4, dp. 28, rack ht. 17 1/4, wd. 17 1/2, dp. 11 in. More ...

Kanile'a K-2 T Tenor Ukulele,

Kanile'a K-2 T Tenor Ukulele,

Lot:
1141
Sold for:
$584$475

Kanile'a K-2 T Tenor Ukulele, 2010, serial no. 0710-4692, bearing the maker's label, with case. More ...

Kanile'a Custom T Tenor Ukulele,

Kanile'a Custom T Tenor Ukulele,

Lot:
1142
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Kanile'a Custom T Tenor Ukulele, 2010, serial no. 1110-4991, bearing the maker's signed label, with soft case. More ...

Collection of Dice and Dice-decorated Material

Collection of Dice and Dice-decorated Material

Lot:
1143
Sold for:
$185$150

Collection of Dice and Dice-decorated Material, 20th century, comprising boxes, souvenir dice, two canes, an umbrella, and a table lighter, including Las Vegas tourism items from the Aladdin, the More ...

Collection of Thirty Pocketknives

Collection of Thirty Pocketknives

Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$738$600

Collection of Thirty Pocketknives, c. 1930s-70s, all mounted to cardboard display by elastics, including Coca-Cola, Goodyear, Watergate, Coors, Elvis Presley, and Cadillac, display 16 x 12 1/2 in. More ...

Red Sox Silver-plate Coffee Set

Red Sox Silver-plate Coffee Set

Lot:
1145
Sold for:
$185$150

Red Sox Silver-plate Coffee Set, L.G. Balfour Co., Attleboro, Massachusetts, mid-20th century, comprising a pot, creamer, sugar and engraved handled tray, pot ht. 9 1/4, tray dia. 12 1/2 in., not More ...

Red Sox Pitcher and Four Steins

Red Sox Pitcher and Four Steins

Lot:
1146
Sold for:
$861$700

Red Sox Pitcher and Four Steins, Balfour Ceramic, Attleboro, Massachusetts, c. 1950, each with the socks logo within a green diamond, the mugs inscribed with Tobin's name, pitcher ht. 9 3/4, stein More ...

Ceramic Red Sox Smoking Set

Ceramic Red Sox Smoking Set

Lot:
1147
Sold for:
$923$750

Ceramic Red Sox Smoking Set, Balfour Ceramic, Attleboro, Massachusetts, mid-20th century, comprising a cigarette box, table lighter, and four ashtrays, together with a Red Sox "Christmas Greetings" More ...

Group of Red Sox Items Including Desk Calendar, Formica Tray, and Two Ceramic Coffee Mugs

Group of Red Sox Items Including Desk Calendar, Formica Tray, and Two Ceramic Coffee Mugs

Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$277$225

Group of Red Sox Items Including Desk Calendar, Formica Tray, and Two Ceramic Coffee Mugs, mid-20th century, calendar designed as a rotating globe displaying the day of the month, tray with silvered More ...

Five Red Sox Signed Baseballs

Five Red Sox Signed Baseballs

Lot:
1149
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Five Red Sox Signed Baseballs, c. 1950s-60s, the baseballs with signatures including Ted Williams, Johnny Pesky, Tony Conigliaro, and Carl Yazstremski, together with vintage player photographs More ...