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Brass and Steel Watchmaker's Rounding-up Tool

Brass and Steel Watchmaker's Rounding-up Tool

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$185$150

Brass and Steel Watchmaker's Rounding-up Tool, Switzerland, 19th century, with 7-in. dia. hand wheel, mahogany crank knob, cutting arbor, and work holder, all on a wooden base, ht. 10 in. More ...

Lacquered Brass Wheel-cutting Engine and Mandrel

Lacquered Brass Wheel-cutting Engine and Mandrel

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Lacquered Brass Wheel-cutting Engine and Mandrel, Switzerland, 19th century, the freestanding hand-powered wheel-cutting tool on cast iron legs, supporting a brass frame with 7 1/2-in. dividing More ...

Small GAR-used Toiletries and Shaving Kit

Small GAR-used Toiletries and Shaving Kit

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1222
Sold for:
$400$325

Small GAR-used Toiletries and Shaving Kit, c. late 19th century, leather-covered wood case with brass fittings, pen and razors inside the lid, a 46th Pennsylvania reunion ribbon, a Model 1851 belt More ...

Bohemian Cut Glass Cup

Bohemian Cut Glass Cup

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
345
Sold for:
$185$150

Bohemian Cut Glass Cup, late 19th/early 20th century, gilded rim and white overlay with polychrome rondel depicting a maiden with a scythe and wheat, possibly Demeter, on gadrooned foot, ht. 4 7/8, More ...

Collection of Holtzapffel and Other Manufacturer's Turning Tools

Collection of Holtzapffel and Other Manufacturer's Turning Tools

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$461$375

Collection of Holtzapffel and Other Manufacturer's Turning Tools, 19th/20th century, different profile cutting tools, many marked Holtzapffel, approximately forty-eight turned rosewood handles More ...

Rose Engine Hardened Steel Cutting Tools in Lidded Mahogany Box

Rose Engine Hardened Steel Cutting Tools in Lidded Mahogany Box

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Rose Engine Hardened Steel Cutting Tools in Lidded Mahogany Box, probably Holtzapffel, first quarter 19th century, box with engraved boss/handle on lid stating Tools, Rose Engine., theatre-type More ...

Brass and Steel Horological Wheel-cutting Engine

Brass and Steel Horological Wheel-cutting Engine

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Brass and Steel Horological Wheel-cutting Engine, marked Thos. Green/Liverpool/No. 136, c. 1795, the brass frame on four pointed legs supports the 10-in. dia. index plate with divisions 144-51, More ...

Brass and Steel Watchmaker's Rounding-up Tool

Brass and Steel Watchmaker's Rounding-up Tool

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
274
Unsold
 

Brass and Steel Watchmaker's Rounding-up Tool, Switzerland, 19th century, with 7-in. dia. hand wheel, mahogany crank knob, cutting arbor, and work holder, all on a wooden base, ht. 10 in. More ...

Three Studio Pottery Stoneware Vases

Three Studio Pottery Stoneware Vases

Auction:
2969B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 15, 2016
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$246$200

Three Studio Pottery Stoneware Vases United States, possibly Asia 20th century Tooled vase with blade cut sides with glaze on neck and shoulder, unidentified cipher on base, accompanied by two More ...

Watch Wheel Cutting Engine

Watch Wheel Cutting Engine

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
814
Sold for:
$923$750

Watch Wheel Cutting Engine, Switzerland, 1860, three-legged iron frame, 8 1/2-in. brass indexing plate for 11 to 192 teeth, adjustable cutter frame, steel indexing arm, ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Military Scythe

Military Scythe

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$431$350

Military Scythe, Europe, 16th century, long concave blade with rigid back mounted to an ash pole, overall lg. 95 in. Provenance: Collection of George Snook, M.D. More ...

Two Watercolor and Fabric Tradesman Images

Two Watercolor and Fabric Tradesman Images

Auction:
2924T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
1509
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Watercolor and Fabric Tradesman Images, Europe, 17th century, one illustrating a blacksmith at a forge with bellows and tools, the other a laborer holding a bag and crop; the clothing on each More ...

Two Watercolor and Fabric Tradesman Images

Two Watercolor and Fabric Tradesman Images

Auction:
2917T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 14, 2016
Lot:
1142
Unsold
 

Two Watercolor and Fabric Tradesman Images, Europe, 17th century, one illustrating a blacksmith at a forge with bellows and tools, the other a laborer holding a bag and crop; the clothing on each More ...

North Woods Andirons

North Woods Andirons

Auction:
2912M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 23, 2016
Lot:
450
Sold for:
$338$275

North Woods Andirons Iron Probably United States, late 20th century Sheet iron cut in the form of a giant evergreen tree, fire dogs of welded iron rods, unmarked, ht. 18, dp. 17 1/2 in. More ...

Lady's 18kt Gold and Diamond "Happy Diamonds" Wristwatch, Chopard

Lady's 18kt Gold and Diamond "Happy Diamonds" Wristwatch, Chopard

Auction:
2899B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 07, 2016
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Lady's 18kt Gold and Diamond "Happy Diamonds" Wristwatch, Chopard, with five "floating" diamonds and circular bezel set with full-cut diamonds, quartz movement, 22 mm, completed by a leather strap, More ...

Horsehair Brush, Jeweler's Hammer, and Printing Block

Horsehair Brush, Jeweler's Hammer, and Printing Block

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$123$100

Horsehair Brush, Jeweler's Hammer, and Printing Block, 19th century, the brush with wooden handle and black horsehair bristles, red/orange paint, stamped "MYSTIC 6 D & D Co." on swelled handle, More ...

Shaker Corn Holders and Cutter

Shaker Corn Holders and Cutter

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$98$80

Shaker Corn Holders and Cutter, Canterbury, New Hampshire, late 19th century, the holders with maple handle, steel point, set of three awl-like tools with unpainted, turned handles and round steel More ...

Two Scrimshaw-decorated Whalebone Razors

Two Scrimshaw-decorated Whalebone Razors

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1083
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Scrimshaw-decorated Whalebone Razors, 19th century, one with handle engraved with an image of a sailing ship and flowers on one panel and the other side with a whale and the name "JOSIAH LANE" More ...

"Sailors Angel" Line Cutting Tool

"Sailors Angel" Line Cutting Tool

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1287
Sold for:
$160$130

"Sailors Angel" Line Cutting Tool, 19th century, hinged flat ovoid wooden box with dual blades engage by rope pulls on either side, one half of the box painted white, the other painted red, lg. 15 More ...

Group of Broaching Tools with Rosewood Handles

Group of Broaching Tools with Rosewood Handles

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$584$475

Group of Broaching Tools with Rosewood Handles, approximately three dozen wood handles with brass collars, many with cutting or smoothing broaches installed. More ...

Two Watercolor and Fabric Tradesman Images

Two Watercolor and Fabric Tradesman Images

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
55
Unsold
 

Two Watercolor and Fabric Tradesman Images, Europe, 17th century, one illustrating a blacksmith at a forge with bellows and tools, the other a laborer holding a bag and crop; the clothing on each More ...

Six Sailor-made Implements

Six Sailor-made Implements

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
237
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Six Sailor-made Implements, 19th century, including two seam rubbers, one marked 1861, a fid, a wooden cutting tool, a turned wood box, and a flat bone tool, lg. to 10 in. More ...

Twenty-two Wrought Iron Hearth Tools and Accessories

Twenty-two Wrought Iron Hearth Tools and Accessories

Auction:
2824T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2015
Lot:
1346
Sold for:
$984$800

Twenty-two Wrought Iron Hearth Tools and Accessories, America, 18th/19th century, including a scrollwork trivet, a trammel candleholder, a heavy lamp bracket, a rams head peel, two long-handled More ...

Scholar's Tabletop Document Box

Scholar's Tabletop Document Box

Auction:
2807T
Auction:
Discovery - May 14, 2015
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$400$325

Scholar's Tabletop Document Box, Korea, 19th century, elmwood, for storing writing tools and paper, with two flat covers that open to a divided compartment above a locked inner compartment, resting More ...

Group of Decorative Objects

Group of Decorative Objects

Auction:
2775T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 08, 2015
Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$215$175

Group of Decorative Objects, a Tiffany & Co. colorless glass apple-form paperweight, a cut glass bud vase with sterling-mounted rim, an Ian Forbes paperweight, a Baccarat dish, three large pottery More ...

Scholar's Tabletop Document Box

Scholar's Tabletop Document Box

Auction:
2769T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 20, 2014
Lot:
91
Unsold
 

Scholar's Tabletop Document Box, Korea, 19th century, elmwood, for storing writing tools and paper, with two flat covers that open to a divided compartment above a locked inner compartment, resting More ...

Wrought Iron Skewer Holder and Skewers

Wrought Iron Skewer Holder and Skewers

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Wrought Iron Skewer Holder and Skewers, America, late 18th/early 19th century, the double-lollipop form with cut edges extending to hanger arms curving upward and outward with tooled decoration, More ...

Group of Decorative Objects

Group of Decorative Objects

Auction:
2756T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2014
Lot:
1317
Unsold
 

Group of Decorative Objects, a Tiffany & Co. colorless glass apple-form paperweight, a cut glass bud vase with sterling-mounted rim, an Ian Forbes paperweight, a Baccarat dish, three large pottery More ...

Lactantius (c. 240-c. 320)   Des Divines Institutions contre les Gentils & Idolatres

Lactantius (c. 240-c. 320) Des Divines Institutions contre les Gentils & Idolatres

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$308$250

Lactantius (c. 240-c. 320) Des Divines Institutions contre les Gentils & Idolatres. Lyons: de Tournes & Gazeau, 1555. 16mo in eights, 650 pages, title within ornamental metal-cut compartment, small More ...

Manuscript on Paper, Prayer Book, German, 18th Century.

Manuscript on Paper, Prayer Book, German, 18th Century.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Manuscript on Paper, Prayer Book, German, 18th Century. Octavo, approximately 300 pages, illustrated with fifteen hand-colored devotional engravings (prayer cards) further enhanced with gold More ...