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Redder, Jacob W. (1809-1864) African American Civil War Soldier and His Descendants, Lot of Photographs, 1860s-1960s.

Redder, Jacob W. (1809-1864) African American Civil War Soldier and His Descendants, Lot of Photographs, 1860s-1960s.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1027
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Redder, Jacob W. (1809-1864) African American Civil War Soldier and His Descendants, Lot of Photographs, 1860s-1960s. Including two cabinet cards of Jacob and his wife, Sophia Elizabeth Mills More ...

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses.

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1117
Sold for:
$800$650

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses. Lahore, India: Department of Public Journalism [Civil and Military Gazette Press], 1886. First edition of Kipling's first More ...

Middle East and Far East, a Group of 20th Century Maps.

Middle East and Far East, a Group of 20th Century Maps.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1268
Sold for:
$246$200

Middle East and Far East, a Group of 20th Century Maps. Including: Map of Cairo Showing Mohammedan Monuments, three copies of this two-sheet map: one in English, one in Arabic, and another copy in More ...

Talent de Thomas Hine Grande Champagne 1914, 1 750ml bottle (pc)

Talent de Thomas Hine Grande Champagne 1914, 1 750ml bottle (pc)

Auction:
3229B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Apr 04, 2019
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$3,000$2,439

Talent de Thomas Hine Grande Champagne 1914 Cognac T. Hine & Co., Baccarat crystal decanter with accompanying stopper, crystal heavily hand-etched with a grapevine and stag motif, sterling silver More ...

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868)      Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$231,000$190,000

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York Unsigned, the subject identified in typed notes on the reverse. Oil on canvas laid More ...

Group of Civil War and Indian War Ephemera

Group of Civil War and Indian War Ephemera

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1116
Sold for:
$172$140

Group of Civil War and Indian War Ephemera, including an 1869 order from postmaster Milton Mills requesting stamps, an 1863 War Department general orders pamphlet, and general correspondence. More ...

Rockwell, Norman (1894-1978) Signed Four Freedoms Poster Collection, 1943.

Rockwell, Norman (1894-1978) Signed Four Freedoms Poster Collection, 1943.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$861$700

Rockwell, Norman (1894-1978) Signed Four Freedoms Poster Collection, 1943. Large folio, presentation copy to Jack Frost of the Hecht Company, with a Saturday Evening Post article on the publication More ...

Dodge Macknight (American, 1860-1950)      Fishing Shacks on a Harbor

Dodge Macknight (American, 1860-1950) Fishing Shacks on a Harbor

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$615$500

Dodge Macknight (American, 1860-1950) Fishing Shacks on a Harbor Signed "Dodge Macknight" within a circle l.l. Watercolor on paper, sight size 14 7/8 x 21 1/4 in. (37.7 x 53.8 cm), framed. More ...

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, 16 May 1918.

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, 16 May 1918.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
98
Sold for:
$461$375

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, 16 May 1918. Single page, signed as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, typed on Navy Department letterhead, to Charles E. Parsons, of New More ...

Cased Cary Station Pointer

Cased Cary Station Pointer

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$172$140

Cased Cary Station Pointer, 19th century, London, British War Department three-arm lacquered brass instrument with silvered 5-in. dia. ring engraved "Cary London," arm extensions marked "9927," and More ...

Five Grand Army of the Republic Reunion Medals and a Prisoner of War Medal

Five Grand Army of the Republic Reunion Medals and a Prisoner of War Medal

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1266
Sold for:
$338$275

Five Grand Army of the Republic Reunion Medals and a Prisoner of War Medal, c. late 19th to early 20th century, an 1895 Louisville medal, a 1904 Boston souvenir medal, a Department of New York More ...

Isaac Hollis & Sons Percussion Trade Gun

Isaac Hollis & Sons Percussion Trade Gun

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1452
Sold for:
$492$400

Isaac Hollis & Sons Percussion Trade Gun, Birmingham, England, c. 1861-80, .60 caliber, tack-decorated walnut stock, serpent side plate, octagon to round barrel, lock marked "I. HOLLIS & SONS" and More ...

Antique Diamond and Pearl Brooch

Antique Diamond and Pearl Brooch

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Antique Diamond and Pearl Brooch, designed as a flower with marquise-cut diamond petals, approx. total wt. 2.50 cts., lg. 1 in. Note: Pearl not tested for origin. Note: Lots 381 through 384 More ...

Antique Platinum, Gold, and Diamond Brooch

Antique Platinum, Gold, and Diamond Brooch

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Antique Platinum, Gold, and Diamond Brooch, designed as a crescent moon bead-set with single- and old European-cut diamonds, approx. total wt. 3.25 cts., lg. 3 1/2 in. Note: Lots 381 through 384 More ...

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$35,670$29,000

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace, composed of seventy-two pearls graduating in size from approx. 4.25 to 8.23 mm, completed by a platinum-topped gold clasp bezel-set with an old mine-cut More ...

Antique Emerald and Diamond Brooch

Antique Emerald and Diamond Brooch

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$110,700$90,000

Antique Emerald and Diamond Brooch, centering a step-cut emerald measuring 9.55 x 9.50 x 4.65 mm, surrounded by old European-, old mine-, and rose-cut diamonds, lg. 5/8 in. Note: Accompanied by More ...

Turned Poplar Tall Post Bed with Acorn Finials

Turned Poplar Tall Post Bed with Acorn Finials

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1423
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Turned Poplar Tall Post Bed with Acorn Finials, probably Piedmont, Virginia, c. 1815-35, four elaborately turned posts joined by rails, a shaped headboard, a similarly turned foot rail, and an More ...

Bainbridge, Commodore William (1774-1833) Receipt Signed, 1814.

Bainbridge, Commodore William (1774-1833) Receipt Signed, 1814.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$308$250

Bainbridge, Commodore William (1774-1833) Receipt Signed, 1814. United States Navy Department IOU receipt written by Charlestown Navy Yard clerk Benjamin H. Fosdick, for $175 for the mustering of More ...

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock, c. 1900, case attributed to R.J. Horner & Co., W. 23rd Street, New York, from the estate of Colonel Park Shaw of Carefree, More ...

Wood and Mother-of-pearl Pendant, Attributed to Alexandre Noll

Wood and Mother-of-pearl Pendant, Attributed to Alexandre Noll

Auction:
2993B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 21, 2017
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$492$400

Wood and Mother-of-pearl Pendant, Attributed to Alexandre Noll, c. 1950s, designed as a face in profile, 2 1/2 x 1 1/2 in., suspended from leather cord, unsigned. Note: Alexandre Noll More ...

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859.

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859. Laid paper bifolium inscribed over four unlined pages, 8 x 10 in., with original sealed envelope. To Minnie More ...

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804) Letter Signed, Treasury Department, Philadelphia, 19 August 1793.

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804) Letter Signed, Treasury Department, Philadelphia, 19 August 1793.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804) Letter Signed, Treasury Department, Philadelphia, 19 August 1793. Single folio leaf, laid paper, inscribed on one side, docketed on verso. To Jeremiah Olney More ...

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 2 February 1905.

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 2 February 1905.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$111$90

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 2 February 1905. Single page of War Department letterhead, typed on one page, the address and signature in Taft's hand. To More ...

War Department Railroad Survey, Geological Map of a Part of the State of California Explored in 1853 by Lieut. R. S. Williamson

War Department Railroad Survey, Geological Map of a Part of the State of California Explored in 1853 by Lieut. R. S. Williamson

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$123$100

War Department Railroad Survey, Geological Map of a Part of the State of California Explored in 1853 by Lieut. R. S. Williamson, Savony, Major & Knapp, New York, Lithographers, c. 1855, lithographed More ...

Indian Treaties, and Laws and Regulations Relating to Indian Affairs.

Indian Treaties, and Laws and Regulations Relating to Indian Affairs.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1185
Sold for:
$461$375

Indian Treaties, and Laws and Regulations Relating to Indian Affairs. Washington City: Way & Gideon, 1826. Octavo, this collection of laws and regulations was compiled and published under orders of More ...

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Archive Containing One Presidential Typed Letter Signed and Signed Material Related to Members o

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Archive Containing One Presidential Typed Letter Signed and Signed Material Related to Members o

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$246$200

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Archive Containing One Presidential Typed Letter Signed and Signed Material Related to Members of his Presidential Cabinet. Letter signed by F.D.R. on Navy More ...

Travel Journal, 1865.

Travel Journal, 1865.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Travel Journal, 1865. Quarto journal, written by hand in English on ruled paper, ownership inscription of William H. Allen, 69 Grove Street, New Haven, Connecticut on ffep; recounting a journey More ...

Louis Aston Knight (American, 1873-1948)      Old Bridge at Quimperle

Louis Aston Knight (American, 1873-1948) Old Bridge at Quimperle

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Louis Aston Knight (American, 1873-1948) Old Bridge at Quimperle Signed and inscribed "Aston Knight/Paris" l.l., titled on two labels on verso, stamped "C. Gadin" and "Douane Centrale Paris" on More ...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)      Prayer Meeting

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Prayer Meeting

Auction:
2840B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Prayer Meeting, alternatively titled Wednesday Evening, 1949, edition of 300, published by the University of Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri (Fath, More ...

Churchill, Winston (1874-1965) Fragmentary Typed Letter Signed, 7 December 1918.

Churchill, Winston (1874-1965) Fragmentary Typed Letter Signed, 7 December 1918.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$923$750

Churchill, Winston (1874-1965) Fragmentary Typed Letter Signed, 7 December 1918. Top portion of the sheet only, on Ministry of Munitions of War letterhead, with date, greeting, and the first part More ...