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Red-painted Cross-base Candlestand

Red-painted Cross-base Candlestand

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$492$400

Red-painted Cross-base Candlestand, New England, late 18th/early 19th century, with circular molded top mortised into a chamfered square post and shaped cross base, (imperfections), ht. 25 1/2, dia. More ...

Pine and Cherry Candlestand

Pine and Cherry Candlestand

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$369$300

Pine and Cherry Candlestand, possibly Pennsylvania, 18th century, the circular top mortised to the chamfered vase- and ring-turned support, on a shaped cross base with scrolled and dimpled feet, old More ...

Chris Hackett K1 Shiraz 1998, 6 bottles

Chris Hackett K1 Shiraz 1998, 6 bottles

Auction:
2984T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Feb 23, 2017
Lot:
1359
Sold for:
$98$80

Chris Hackett K1 Shiraz 1998 Coonawarra 6 bottles More ...

Large Western Coiled Utility Basket

Large Western Coiled Utility Basket

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
1700
Sold for:
$492$400

Large Western Coiled Utility Basket, c. last quarter 19th century, dark patina from many years of use, (some damage), ht. 15 1/2, dia. 23 1/2 in. Provenance: A small New England museum. More ...

Small Silver Filigree Cased Megillah

Small Silver Filigree Cased Megillah

Auction:
2966T
Auction:
Sale #2966T - Dec 07, 2016
Lot:
1129
Sold for:
$861$700

Small Silver Filigree Cased Megillah, late 19th/early 20th century, apparently unmarked, cylindrical body containing a hand-lettered black ink on parchment scroll, surmounted by an openwork crown More ...

Vanuatu Carved Wood War Club

Vanuatu Carved Wood War Club

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$584$475

Vanuatu Carved Wood War Club, c. 19th century, with incised decoration on the flared end, dark patina, (minor wood loss), lg. 36 in. Provenance: Krantzler Antiques, New Bedford, Massachusetts; More ...

Fiji Islands Root Stock Club

Fiji Islands Root Stock Club

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$984$800

Fiji Islands Root Stock Club, c. 19th century, with carved grip and dark brown patina, lg. 45 in. Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Tonga Carved Wood Paddle Club

Tonga Carved Wood Paddle Club

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Tonga Carved Wood Paddle Club, c. 19th century, with elaborate geometric decoration overall, dark brown patina, lg. 37 1/4 in. Provenance: The Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Tonga Carved Wood Tapa Beater

Tonga Carved Wood Tapa Beater

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
36
Unsold
 

Tonga Carved Wood Tapa Beater, c. 19th century, dark brown patina, lg. 11 1/2 in. Provenance: The Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Fiji Islands Throwing Club, Ula

Fiji Islands Throwing Club, Ula

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$677$550

Fiji Islands Throwing Club, Ula, c. early 19th century, with chip-carved grip and calendric dots, dark patina, lg. 16 1/2 in. Provenance: The Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Chris Hackett K1 Shiraz 1998, 6 bottles

Chris Hackett K1 Shiraz 1998, 6 bottles

Auction:
2944T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 26, 2016
Lot:
1612
Unsold
 

Chris Hackett K1 Shiraz 1998 Coonawarra 6 bottles More ...

Four Canton Export Blue and White Porcelain Items

Four Canton Export Blue and White Porcelain Items

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
406
Sold for:
$62$50

Four Canton Export Blue and White Porcelain Items, China, 19th century, three low bowl-shape dishes, resting on a raised foot, decorated with stylized floral and foliate designs; an openwork stand More ...

Two Jadeite Carved Pendants

Two Jadeite Carved Pendants

Auction:
2927B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 16, 2016
Lot:
469
Unsold
 

Two Jadeite Carved Pendants, China, a flattened globular openwork medallion with two loose discs in the center, two animal-inspired openwork designs encircling half the medallion to form a More ...

Small Alabaster Libation Cup

Small Alabaster Libation Cup

Auction:
2927B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 16, 2016
Lot:
487
Sold for:
$62$50

Small Alabaster Libation Cup, China, decorated with openwork peach branches to form three feet on the base and a C-shape handle to one side, translucent stone with opaque brown and gray streaks, More ...

Cross-base Lightstand

Cross-base Lightstand

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Cross-base Lightstand, New England or Canada, early 18th century, the octagonal top with chamfered bottom edge on a complex vase- and ring-turned support and shaped cross base, old surface, More ...

Six-panel Screen

Six-panel Screen

Auction:
2872T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 10, 2015
Lot:
1804
Sold for:
$215$175

Six-panel Screen, Japan, late 19th century, each panel in silver leaf paper, the tarnish creating various abstract patterns, 146 x 67 3/4 in. More ...

Pair of Sèvres-style Gilt-bronze Mounted Candle Urns

Pair of Sèvres-style Gilt-bronze Mounted Candle Urns

Auction:
2850B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2015
Lot:
624
Sold for:
$923$750

Pair of Sèvres-style Gilt-bronze Mounted Candle Urns, France, late 19th/early 20th century, each with cobalt ground and courtship scenes of couples, with acorn finial atop lid with river scenes, More ...

Pine French Tile-top Worktable

Pine French Tile-top Worktable

Auction:
2851M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 08, 2015
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$86$70

Pine French Tile-top Worktable, 19th/early 20th century, single drawer with chamfered edge, shaped apron, tapered straight legs, ht. 29 1/8, wd. 29 1/8, dp. 23 in. More ...

Three Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Ladies

Three Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Ladies

Auction:
2677M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2013
Lot:
151
Sold for:
$431$350

Three Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Ladies, the first wearing an off-the-shoulder dress, a dark velvet choker, and black lace mitts, the brass mat impressed "J. STONE," possibly More ...

Four Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Three Young Men and an Older Gentleman

Four Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Three Young Men and an Older Gentleman

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
546
Sold for:
$523$425

Four Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Three Young Men and an Older Gentleman, the first young man, likely a sailor, is wearing a soft, brimmed cap, his necktie tied with a sailor's knot; the More ...

Three Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Ladies

Three Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Ladies

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
548
Unsold
 

Three Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Ladies, the first wearing an off-the-shoulder dress, a dark velvet choker, and black lace mitts, the brass mat impressed "J. STONE," possibly More ...

Four Ninth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Ladies

Four Ninth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Ladies

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
593
Sold for:
$270$225

Four Ninth-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Ladies, one identified as "Sarah A. Perkins" on an inscription in the case; mounted in two brown "Scroll/Geometric" and "Geometric," black More ...

Eight Daguerreotypes of Painted Portraits

Eight Daguerreotypes of Painted Portraits

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
626
Sold for:
$800$650

Eight Daguerreotypes of Painted Portraits, a half-plate size portrait of a young woman identified on a note inscribed "Mrs. William Dwight of Brookline, Mass./Daughter of Judge White of Salem and More ...

Five Daguerreotype Portraits of Children

Five Daguerreotype Portraits of Children

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
632
Sold for:
$923$750

Five Daguerreotype Portraits of Children, a quarter-plate portrait of a girl wearing sausage curls and a pink-tinted dress standing beside a table, four sixth-plate size portraits of boys: a young More ...

Six Daguerreotype Portraits of Five Young Ladies and a Girl

Six Daguerreotype Portraits of Five Young Ladies and a Girl

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
636
Sold for:
$554$450

Six Daguerreotype Portraits of Five Young Ladies and a Girl, a quarter-plate size portrait of a young woman seated in a chair, and five sixth-plate size: four depicting young women and one of a More ...

Green Marble Pedestal

Green Marble Pedestal

Auction:
2625M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 13, 2012
Lot:
871
Sold for:
$240$200

Green Marble Pedestal, square top with chamfered corners on a cylindrical stem terminating in a stepped octagonal base, ht. 50, wd. 11 1/2 in. More ...

IME Watchmaker's Lathe

IME Watchmaker's Lathe

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
593
Sold for:
$600$500

IME Watchmaker's Lathe, London, the pulley-driven 10-in. metal bed with headstock having an indexing plate, tailstock, a set of WW collets, three-jaw chuck, tool rest (lacking bed clamp), and More ...

Lorch Schmitt & Co. Watchmaker's Lathe

Lorch Schmitt & Co. Watchmaker's Lathe

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
594
Sold for:
$660$550

Lorch Schmitt & Co. Watchmaker's Lathe, Germany, the 9 3/4-in. bed with headstock, brass three-jaw faceplate, tailstock and a grinding/polishing attachment, in a fitted box with cross slide, More ...

Federal Cherry Pembroke Table

Federal Cherry Pembroke Table

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
613
Sold for:
$215$175

Federal Cherry Pembroke Table, possibly Connecticut River Valley, c. 1800, the thumbmolded drawer and straight skirt joining square tapering legs with chamfered inside edge and arched More ...

Salmon-painted Divided Wooden Carrier

Salmon-painted Divided Wooden Carrier

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
511
Sold for:
$554$450

Salmon-painted Divided Wooden Carrier, America, 19th century, rectangular carrier with chamfered sides, pierced handhold on central divider, with five compartments, (minor edge losses and paint More ...