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Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Fifteen: The Southern California Shoshoneans, Diegueños, Plateau Shosho

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Fifteen: The Southern California Shoshoneans, Diegueños, Plateau Shosho

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$9,000$7,500

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Fifteen: The Southern California Shoshoneans, Diegueños, Plateau Shoshoneans, and Washo Peoples]. Norwood, Massachusetts: The More ...

Three Gold-filled Pocket Watches

Three Gold-filled Pocket Watches

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$154$125

Three Gold-filled Pocket Watches, South Bend, American Watch Company, and Elgin, an 18 size open face watch with Roman numeral dial inscribed American Watch Company, Waltham, full plate stem-wind More ...

Three Open Face American Watches

Three Open Face American Watches

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$154$125

Three Open Face American Watches, American Waltham Watch Company and Elgin National Watch Company, a nickel "Defiance" case, enameled Roman numeral dial with "bleeding heart" insignia, full-plate More ...

Four Brass French Carriage Clocks

Four Brass French Carriage Clocks

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$450$375

Four Brass French Carriage Clocks, c. 1920, all with brass and beveled glass cases, three with porcelain Roman numeral dials, one with an Arabic numeral dial, all with eight-day, brass, time-only More ...

Figural China Clock by Henry Marc

Figural China Clock by Henry Marc

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
363
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Figural China Clock by Henry Marc, Paris, c. 1860, seated figures of music and science flank the 3-in. porcelain Roman numeral dial marked Henry Marc, a Paris, pierced brass hands, topped by an urn More ...

Gilt-brass Portico Mantel Clock

Gilt-brass Portico Mantel Clock

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
372
Sold for:
$900$750

Gilt-brass Portico Mantel Clock, Dijon, France, c. 1840, with four Corinthian columns supporting the cornice and flanking the 4-in. engine-turned Roman numeral dial, eight-day, time and count-wheel More ...

Champleve Crystal Regulator

Champleve Crystal Regulator

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
379
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Champleve Crystal Regulator, France, early 20th century, beveled glass case with champleve frieze, freestanding columns, bezel and base band, 3 1/4-in. brass Arabic numeral dial, eight-day, time and More ...

French Morbier Clock

French Morbier Clock

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$300$250

French Morbier Clock, 8 1/2-in. dia. enameled dial with Roman numerals, marked Henrichote le Metayer Pontivy, pressed brass dial surround with painted floral decoration, eight-day time, gong strike, More ...

T.E. Burleigh Jr. Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

T.E. Burleigh Jr. Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
462
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T.E. Burleigh Jr. Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, Winchester, Massachusetts, c. 1975, with a 7 1/2-in. dia. Roman numeral painted iron dial, gilt rope-turned moldings enclosing the More ...

18th Century Dutch Horizontal Sundial

18th Century Dutch Horizontal Sundial

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
506
Sold for:
$3,000$2,500

18th Century Dutch Horizontal Sundial, the 5 1/4 x 6-in. brass plate signed Engel Brecht, sliding gnomon in an aperture to set against a scale either side of days of the month, bordered by an More ...

Cantillon Brabantiæ 1989

Cantillon Brabantiæ 1989

Auction:
2649B
Auction:
Fine Wines - May 02, 2013
Lot:
216
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Cantillon Brabantiæ 1989 Brussels u: 3.5cm, crown cap shows signs of oxidation, remnants of heavily bin-soiled and tattered label "BRAB" and "Æ" visible, "Br. Cantillon" clearly printed on label More ...

Terry & Andrews Steeple Clock

Terry & Andrews Steeple Clock

Auction:
2646M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2013
Lot:
528A
Sold for:
$74$60

Terry & Andrews Steeple Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, with Roman numeral painted dial, eight-day, time and strike brass spring-powered movement, label inside reading in part Patent Spring Brass Eight More ...

Olivia Parker (American, b. 1941)      Bird Same

Olivia Parker (American, b. 1941) Bird Same

Auction:
2646M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 17, 2013
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$450$375

Olivia Parker (American, b. 1941) Bird Same, 1982, #5. Numbered, titled, signed, copyrighted, dated, and inscribed "neg. 1982 Print 1982" in felt-tip pen in the margin. Vintage silver gelatin More ...

More, Thomas (1478-1535) Utopia

More, Thomas (1478-1535) Utopia

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$50$50

More, Thomas (1478-1535) Utopia. London: privately printed for the Scott-Thaw Company [Chiswick Press], 1903. Folio, limited edition numbered 113 of 200, signed by Scott Thaw, portrait More ...

Erasmus, Desiderius (d. 1536) Lingua

Erasmus, Desiderius (d. 1536) Lingua

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$677$550

Erasmus, Desiderius (d. 1536) Lingua. [No Place]: [No Printer], [c. 1525]. Octavo, unsigned edition, printed in italic type throughout, 133 leaves, internally clean, in a defective nineteenth More ...

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952), The North American Indian. Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing The Indians of the United

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952), The North American Indian. Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing The Indians of the United

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
349
Unsold
 

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Fifteen: The Southern California Shoshoneans, Diegueños, Plateau Shoshoneans, and Washo Peoples]. Norwood, Massachusetts: The More ...

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952), The North American Indian. Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing The Indians of the Unit...

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952), The North American Indian. Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing The Indians of the Unit...

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
298
Unsold
 

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Fifteen: The Southern California Shoshoneans, Diegueños, Plateau Shoshoneans, and Washo Peoples]. Norwood, Massachusetts: The More ...

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952), The North American Indian. Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing The Indians of the United

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952), The North American Indian. Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing The Indians of the United

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
494
Unsold
 

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Fifteen: The Southern California Shoshoneans, Diegueños, Plateau Shoshoneans, and Washo Peoples]. Norwood, Massachusetts: The More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919)

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
41
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Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Autograph letter signed, November 15, 1917, two pages, to James A. Stuart, concerning a position in the military for Paxton Edition, partial text: "...His thesis is More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919)

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
99
Unsold
 

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Autograph letter signed, November 15, 1917, two pages, to James A. Stuart, concerning a position in the military for Paxton Edition, partial text: "...His thesis is More ...