Skinner

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Auction 2040

April 23, 2001 10:00AM

04-23-2001 04-23-2001

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Two Knives for Ritual Slaughter

Two Knives for Ritual Slaughter

Lot:
198
Sold for:
$144$125

Two Knives for Ritual Slaughter, late 19th/20th century, the first with horn handle and squared steel blade, in a canvas covered box marked J.Rosenberg; the other with ivory handle and squared steel More ...

Dead Sea Stone Vase

Dead Sea Stone Vase

Lot:
199
Sold for:
$230$200

Dead Sea Stone Vase, late 19th century, petal-form lip, tapered bulbous body on a spreading circular foot, decorated with lines and foliage and inscribed "Stone From The Dead Sea," (chip to More ...

Persian Polychrome Decorated Wood Memorial (Yahrzeit) Lamp

Persian Polychrome Decorated Wood Memorial (Yahrzeit) Lamp

Lot:
200
Sold for:
$863$750

Persian Polychrome Decorated Wood Memorial (Yahrzeit) Lamp, early 20th century, architectural form with tablets, stepped bias, and five pottery lamps, above a damascene inlaid base with drawer, More ...

Iraqi Silver Passover Equipage

Iraqi Silver Passover Equipage

Lot:
201
Sold for:
$3,105$2,700

Iraqi Silver Passover Equipage, early 20th century, indistinctly marked, wirework frame with lions, birds, and crown, trestle base, with six dishes for the articles of the seder, labeled in Hebrew, More ...

Large Pewter Passover Plate

Large Pewter Passover Plate

Lot:
201A
Sold for:
$748$650

Large Pewter Passover Plate, 19th century, rim decorated with figures amidst foliage and Hebrew text, center with lions, crown, etc, dia. 15 More ...

Group of Metal Judaica Articles

Group of Metal Judaica Articles

Lot:
202
Sold for:
$575$500

Group of Metal Judaica Articles, 20th century, comprising a Sheffield silver Hanukah lamp, Israeli brass etrog container, Persian bronze pen case, Damascene plate, silvered copper plate, and two More ...

Assemblage of Judaic Articles

Assemblage of Judaic Articles

Lot:
204
Sold for:
$489$425

Assemblage of Judaic Articles, including spice containers, Manischewitz Matzos tape measure, various printing blocks, Yenems pottery cigarettes and matches, JNF blue box, Kiddush cups, etc., housed More ...

Assemblage of Judaic Articles

Assemblage of Judaic Articles

Lot:
205
Sold for:
$259$225

Assemblage of Judaic Articles, including spice containers, lithographed tin Purim noisemaker, Kiddush cups, advertising penknife, printing blocks, etc. housed in a wooden display box, lg. 16 1/2 More ...

Two Persian Judaic Articles

Two Persian Judaic Articles

Lot:
206
Sold for:
$374$325

Two Persian Judaic Articles, late 19th/20th century, a brightly enameled copper bowl with Hebrew text, ht. 4, and a glazed tile with Star of David and "Shadai," (chips), ht. 6 More ...

Persian/Near Eastern Bronze Bowl

Persian/Near Eastern Bronze Bowl

Lot:
206A
Sold for:
$230$200

Persian/Near Eastern Bronze Bowl, with inscribed Hebrew text, projecting flanges, ht. 3 1/2 More ...

Modern Israeli Silver Compendium

Modern Israeli Silver Compendium

Lot:
207
Sold for:
$3,565$3,100

Modern Israeli Silver Compendium, ewer-form converting to Yahrzeit lamp, candlestick, dreidel, seder plate, Kiddush cup, Hanukah lamp, etc., #16/36, ht. 10 1/2 More ...

Continental Horn Mounted Circumcision Knife with Two Associated Silver Circumcision Clamps

Continental Horn Mounted Circumcision Knife with Two Associated Silver Circumcision Clamps

Lot:
210
Sold for:
$748$650

Continental Horn Mounted Circumcision Knife with Two Associated Silver Circumcision Clamps, late 18th/19th century and c. 1900, knife with plain handle, double-sided blade, original leather case More ...

Silver Box for Circumcision Articles

Silver Box for Circumcision Articles

Lot:
211
Sold for:
$460$400

Silver Box for Circumcision Articles, probably Near Eastern, 20th century, apparently unmarked, hinged rectangular form with lid heavily cast with scene of the Binding of Isaac, base with More ...

Rare Bezalel Silver Mounted Circumcision Knife and Clamp

Rare Bezalel Silver Mounted Circumcision Knife and Clamp

Lot:
212
Sold for:
$1,840$1,600

Rare Bezalel Silver Mounted Circumcision Knife and Clamp, 1930s, the knife with handle etched with vines and appropriate Hebrew text, double-edge steel blade (rusting), lg. 7, with a clamp with More ...

Bezalel Silver and Silver Filigree Cigarette Holder

Bezalel Silver and Silver Filigree Cigarette Holder

Lot:
213
Sold for:
$575$500

Bezalel Silver and Silver Filigree Cigarette Holder, Jerusalem, early 20th century, marked in Hebrew, "Bezalel, Jerusalem," elongated form with overall applied filigree decoration, amber More ...

Bezalel Silver and Silver Filigree Bracelet and a Similar Brooch

Bezalel Silver and Silver Filigree Bracelet and a Similar Brooch

Lot:
214
Sold for:
$431$375

Bezalel Silver and Silver Filigree Bracelet and a Similar Brooch, Jerusalem, mid-20th century, each with elaborate filigree work throughout, the first marked "Bezalel Yerushaliem" in Hebrew, More ...

Group of Silver Filigree Table Articles

Group of Silver Filigree Table Articles

Lot:
215
Sold for:
$575$500

Group of Silver Filigree Table Articles, Israel, second half 20th century, comprising a pair of small candlesticks, silver bird with compartment (damage), articulated fish with compartment, pair of More ...

Three Bezalel Silver Filigree Articles

Three Bezalel Silver Filigree Articles

Lot:
216
Sold for:
$1,380$1,200

Three Bezalel Silver Filigree Articles, Jerusalem, mid-20th century, each with tightly coiled filigree designs and labeled "Bezalel," comprising a rectangular spice box with hinged lid, More ...

Bezalel Silver Plated Box

Bezalel Silver Plated Box

Lot:
217
Sold for:
$1,035$900

Bezalel Silver Plated Box, Jerusalem, mid-20th century, rectangular form with stylized acid-etched decoration with filigree corner detail, central roundel depicting Jacob's first meeting with More ...

Bezalel Ivory Plaque

Bezalel Ivory Plaque

Lot:
218
Sold for:
$288$250

Bezalel Ivory Plaque, 20th century, depicting Jeremiah, monogrammed, mounted to a velvet-covered wooden back, plaque 2 1/4 x 3 1/4 More ...

Bezalel Copper Plaque

Bezalel Copper Plaque

Lot:
219
Sold for:
$345$300

Bezalel Copper Plaque, Jerusalem, first half 20th century, arched form with Moses with tablets, silvered metal surround, mounted onto ebonized wood, overall ht. approx. 12 More ...

Set of Four Bezalel-style Silver Kiddush Cups

Set of Four Bezalel-style Silver Kiddush Cups

Lot:
220
Sold for:
$546$475

Set of Four Bezalel-style Silver Kiddush Cups, second half 20th century, cast with Hebrew blessing for wine and appropriate scenes, ht. 2 More ...

mid 20 th centurt

mid 20 th centurt

Lot:
220C
Sold for:
$259$225

mid 20 th centurt, comprising a Pal-Bell Menorah, moon shaped vase, dish and swan-form bowl, Norola letter opener/pad, and Hakuli letter More ...

Group of Approximately Sixty-Six Israeli Commemorative and Proof-set Coins

Group of Approximately Sixty-Six Israeli Commemorative and Proof-set Coins

Lot:
220D
Sold for:
$173$150

Group of Approximately Sixty-Six Israeli Commemorative and Proof-set Coins, 20th More ...

Judaic Medal

Judaic Medal

Lot:
220E
Sold for:
$201$175

Judaic Medal, Die Israeliten Deines Ganzen Reichs Zur..Den Kaiser Franz Joseph I, More ...

Boris Schatz (Russian

Boris Schatz (Russian

Lot:
222
Sold for:
$35,650$31,000

Boris Schatz (Russian, 1866-1932) "The Scribe." Identified and titled on label on reverse. Oil on panel, 9 3/8 x 7 1/2 in., in original Bezalel brass relief frame. Condition: Surface More ...

Arthur Szyk (American

Arthur Szyk (American

Lot:
223
Sold for:
$403$350

Arthur Szyk (American, 1894-1951) Lot of Six Illustrations Depicting Jewish Holidays and Rites. Identified and dated "Arthur Szyk, New Canaan '48' (or '49')" in the print. More ...

Arthur Szyk (Polish/American

Arthur Szyk (Polish/American

Lot:
224
Sold for:
$460$400

Arthur Szyk (Polish/American, 1894-1951) Illustration "Their Second Front" Signed, located, and dated "Arthur Szyk NY '43" in ink l.r. and titled in ink l.l., preliminary sketch More ...

Louis G. Ferstadt (American

Louis G. Ferstadt (American

Lot:
225B
Sold for:
$230$200

Louis G. Ferstadt (American, b. Ukraine, Russia, 1900) "The Tam," 1935. Signed and dated "Louis G. Ferstadt 1935," l.l. Ink and oil on panel, 20 1/8 x 18 1/8 in., unframed. More ...

Eastern European School

Eastern European School

Lot:
225C
Sold for:
$115$100

Eastern European School, 19th/20th Century The Discussion. Monogrammed, located, and dated "Karlsbad '09" in pencil l.r. Collotype, 9 1/2 x 7 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Surface More ...