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Eskimo Drum Handle

Eskimo Drum Handle

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Eskimo Drum Handle, Alaska, historic period, handle with bear and human head, pierced for attachment to a drum, smooth honey brown patina, lg. 6 1/8 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, More ...

Eskimo Figure

Eskimo Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$923$750

Eskimo Figure, Alaska, Punuk, 500-1200 AD, elongated male torso, (minor surface loss and loss to part of the head), lg. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Eskimo Human Head

Eskimo Human Head

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
366
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Eskimo Human Head, Alaska, Old Bering Sea II period, 100-300 AD, oval, with simple grooves cut for eyes, mouth, eyebrows, and nose definition, the rear cut-out for attachment, ht. 1 1/2 in. More ...

Small Eskimo Figure

Small Eskimo Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
367
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Small Eskimo Figure, Alaska, Okvik, Old Bering Sea I period, 200 BC-100 AD, elongated torso and head, traces of fine incising on torso, ht. 2 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yales Linonian Library

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yales Linonian Library

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yale's Linonian Library. New York: Re-printed, and sold by H. Gaine, at the Bible, in More ...

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Profiles in Courage.

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Profiles in Courage.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$677$550

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Profiles in Courage. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1956. Stated first edition, with "M-E" on copyright page, bound in very good half black cloth publisher's binding with More ...

Lawson, Deodat (fl. circa 1690) Christs Fidelity the Only Shield against Satans Malice Asserted in a Sermon Delivered at Salem-Villag

Lawson, Deodat (fl. circa 1690) Christs Fidelity the Only Shield against Satans Malice Asserted in a Sermon Delivered at Salem-Villag

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$33,210$27,000

Lawson, Deodat (fl. circa 1690) Christ's Fidelity the Only Shield against Satan's Malice Asserted in a Sermon Delivered at Salem-Village. Boston: Printed by B. Harris, & Sold by Nicholas Buttolph, More ...

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) Tales  , First Edition, in Paper Wrappers.

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) Tales , First Edition, in Paper Wrappers.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$315,000$260,000

Poe, Edgar Allan (1809-1849) Tales, First Edition, in Paper Wrappers. New York: Wiley & Putnam, 1845. Quarto, first edition, first issue, with H. Ludwig's name listed on copyright page, half-title More ...

Mountain States and Territories, Seven General Land Office State and Territory Maps.

Mountain States and Territories, Seven General Land Office State and Territory Maps.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
345
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Mountain States and Territories, Seven General Land Office State and Territory Maps. New York: Julius Bien, 1878-1879. Large-format chromolithographic maps prepared for the Department of the More ...

Carved Walnut Head of a Black Man

Carved Walnut Head of a Black Man

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$615$500

Carved Walnut Head of a Black Man, possibly Georgia, 19th century, ht. 7 1/2 in. The Marvill Collection More ...

Carved Ventriloquist's Dummy Head

Carved Ventriloquist's Dummy Head

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Carved Ventriloquist's Dummy Head, New York State, late 19th century, the head constructed of laminated spruce with finely carved facial details, ears, and articulated mouth, incorporating cloth and More ...

Carved Locustwood Fence Post Head

Carved Locustwood Fence Post Head

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Carved Locustwood Fence Post Head, Russel Risley, Kirby, Vermont, c. 1875-90, the carved head on a rough-hewn post, figure ht. 47 1/4 in., on a white square base. Provenance: Frank Maresca, More ...

Carved Burl Head

Carved Burl Head

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Carved Burl Head, probably New York State, late 19th/early 20th century, the burl with minimally carved eyes, nose, and mouth, with custom stand, ht. 10 in. Provenance: Originally purchased out More ...

Savage Arms Model 101 Single-shot Pistol

Savage Arms Model 101 Single-shot Pistol

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
409
Sold for:
$154$125

Savage Arms Model 101 Single-shot Pistol, late 1950s/early 1960s, serial number 5176, .22 Long Rifle caliber, blued frame with proper Savage roller engraved markings on barrel, molded plastic More ...

Brass Ram's Head Inkwell

Brass Ram's Head Inkwell

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1143
Sold for:
$523$425

Brass Ram's Head Inkwell, 19th century, the full-body form with intricate hair and facial details, the top of the head opening to expose the inkwell, ht. 4 1/4 in. Provenance: The collection of More ...

Small Sawbuck Table

Small Sawbuck Table

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1291
Sold for:
$523$425

Small Sawbuck Table, America, late 18th century, the molded top above a compartment on an "X" frame, remnants of red paint, rose head nail construction, ht. 27 1/2, wd. 21, dp. 14 in. More ...

Pair of German .800 Silver Pheasants

Pair of German .800 Silver Pheasants

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Pair of German .800 Silver Pheasants, Hanau, early 20th century, bearing pseudo marks possibly for Karl Kurtz, each with removable heads and articulated wings, lg. 20 in., approx. 48.7 troy oz. More ...

Carl Zeiss OpMi-1 Microscope and Arm

Carl Zeiss OpMi-1 Microscope and Arm

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$461$375

Carl Zeiss OpMi-1 Microscope and Arm, West Germany, 71489, gray powder-coated instrument with binocular microscope head marked "F-160," and 50/60 Hz hinged arm and associated collets. More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

Chief's Staff

Chief's Staff

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$148$120

Chief's Staff, Sudan, 19th century, metal, animal skin and wood staff, a horned metal head tops the piece, (broken in two sometime in the past), lg. 44 1/4 in. More ...

United States Twentieth Century Type Set

United States Twentieth Century Type Set

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1116
Sold for:
$338$275

United States Twentieth Century Type Set, including an UNC 1906 Indian head cent, UNC 1938-D buffalo nickel, UNC 1943 walking Liberty half dollar, UNC 1923 Peace dollar, 1892 Barber dime, AU More ...

Group of American Coins

Group of American Coins

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1121
Sold for:
$369$300

Group of American Coins, including ten walking Liberty half dollars, eight Franklin halves, nine 1964 Kennedy halves, five clad Kennedy halves, an 1896 Barber quarter, an undated standing Liberty More ...

Small Group of American Coins

Small Group of American Coins

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1137
Sold for:
$461$375

Small Group of American Coins, including thirteen large cents: 1794, 1796, 1797, 1798, two 1801, 1802, and two 1803; twenty-two patriotic and store card tokens: a BU brass Oliver Boutwell, a More ...

Small Group of American Coins and Currency

Small Group of American Coins and Currency

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1142
Sold for:
$172$140

Small Group of American Coins and Currency, twenty-two Mercury dimes, sixty-one silver Roosevelt dimes, an 1813 capped bust half dollar, two undated standing Liberty quarters, an 1899 and 1916 More ...

Seventeen Partial Whitman Coin Albums

Seventeen Partial Whitman Coin Albums

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1146
Sold for:
$369$300

Seventeen Partial Whitman Coin Albums, an Indian head cent, seven Lincoln cent, two Jefferson nickel, a buffalo, a Roosevelt with ten silver dimes, a Mercury dime with sixty coins, three Washington More ...

Group of American Coins

Group of American Coins

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$431$350

Group of American Coins, in albums and binders, including sixteen standing Liberty quarters, a complete set of Kennedy half dollars through 1990, seventy-six Mercury dimes, forty-eight silver More ...

1878 $2.50 Liberty Head Gold Coin.     Estimate $200-300

1878 $2.50 Liberty Head Gold Coin. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1212
Sold for:
$246$200

1878 $2.50 Liberty Head Gold Coin. More ...

1878 $2.50 Liberty Head Gold Coin.     Estimate $200-300

1878 $2.50 Liberty Head Gold Coin. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1213
Sold for:
$308$250

1878 $2.50 Liberty Head Gold Coin. More ...

1907 $2.50 Liberty Head Gold Coin

1907 $2.50 Liberty Head Gold Coin

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1215
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

1907 $2.50 Liberty Head Gold Coin, gem BU. More ...

1910 $2.50 Indian Head Gold Coin

1910 $2.50 Indian Head Gold Coin

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1216
Sold for:
$246$200

1910 $2.50 Indian Head Gold Coin, AU details, cleaned. More ...