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Carved Sandstone Architectural Bust

Carved Sandstone Architectural Bust

Auction:
2223
Auction:
Sale #2223 - Oct 04, 2003
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$441$375

Carved Sandstone Architectural Bust, depicting the head of a woman, on turned wood wall bracket bearing paper label stating the piece was "from the rubble of St. Michael's Cathedral, More ...

Four African Items

Four African Items

Auction:
2209
Auction:
Sale #2209 - Sep 20, 2003
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$235$200

Four African Items, a wood stool with abstract female torso legs; two Sierra Leone stone fragments, a torso and a head, (both very worn); and a late wood mask with red stained detail, (wood loss), More ...

Inuit Hide and Wood Three-Man Bidarka

Inuit Hide and Wood Three-Man Bidarka

Auction:
2209
Auction:
Sale #2209 - Sep 20, 2003
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

Inuit Hide and Wood Three-Man Bidarka, 19th century, wood and sealskin form with carved wood paddlers, cloth bodies with remnant sealskin coats, traces of paint on heads, lg. 24 in.Provenance: More ...

American Plectrum Banjo, Slingerland Company, Model May Bell

American Plectrum Banjo, Slingerland Company, Model May Bell

Auction:
2208
Auction:
Sale #2208 - Aug 21, 2003
Lot:
307A
Sold for:
$235$200

American Plectrum Banjo, Slingerland Company, Model May Bell, stamped at the dowel stick SLINGERLAND, MFRS, CHICAGO, USA, the 22-bracket tone rim, diameter of head 10 3/4 in., with More ...

Woven Wool and Cotton Twenty-two Star American Flag

Woven Wool and Cotton Twenty-two Star American Flag

Auction:
2198
Auction:
Sale #2198 - Jun 08, 2003
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$2,468$2,100

Woven Wool and Cotton Twenty-two Star American Flag, c. 1819, handstitched flag with an arrangement of stars in five staggered rows of 5-4-5-3-5 appliqued separately on either side of the flag to More ...

Carved Pine Head of a Boy

Carved Pine Head of a Boy

Auction:
2198
Auction:
Sale #2198 - Jun 08, 2003
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$1,880$1,600

Carved Pine Head of a Boy, possibly by Simeon Skillen, early 19th century, old dark natural patina, no stand, (imperfections), ht. 10 1/4, wd. 7, dp. 8 in.Provenance: Hulsey/Kelter, Peter Brams. More ...

Francis A. Silva (American, 1835-1886)  On the Coast

Francis A. Silva (American, 1835-1886) On the Coast

Auction:
2194
Auction:
Sale #2194 - May 16, 2003
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$281,000$250,000

Francis A. Silva (American, 1835-1886)On the CoastSigned and dated "F.A. Silva 1879" l.l., New York canvas stamp on the reverse.Oil on canvas, 20 x 40 in. (50.8 x 101.5 cm), framed in a More ...

American Plectrum Banjo, Slingerland Company, Model May Bell

American Plectrum Banjo, Slingerland Company, Model May Bell

Auction:
2197
Auction:
Sale #2197 - May 04, 2003
Lot:
19
Unsold
 

American Plectrum Banjo, Slingerland Company, Model May Bell, stamped at the dowel stick SLINGERLAND, MFRS, CHICAGO, USA, the 22-bracket tone rim, diameter of head 10 3/4 in., with More ...

Christmas Jack-In-The-Box

Christmas Jack-In-The-Box

Auction:
2178
Auction:
Sale #2178 - Dec 13, 2002
Lot:
871
Sold for:
$353$300

Christmas Jack-In-The-Box, German, circa 1900, with plaster-headed clown with paper collar, the red box with print of Santa on front, ht. 4 in. More ...

Daguerreotype Of An Elderly Gentleman

Daguerreotype Of An Elderly Gentleman

Auction:
2173
Auction:
Sale #2173 - Oct 27, 2002
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$558$475

Daguerreotype Of An Elderly Gentleman, quarter plate, identified as George Warner Jr. of Rupert, Vermont, the last surviving veteran of the Battle of Bennington, in Tiny Heads in Oval Union More ...

Dartmouth College Carved Wooden Indian Head 1926 Fraternal Walking Stick.

Dartmouth College Carved Wooden Indian Head 1926 Fraternal Walking Stick.

Auction:
2157
Auction:
Sale #2157 - Aug 09, 2002
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$176$150

Dartmouth College Carved Wooden Indian Head 1926 Fraternal Walking More ...

Minerva Metal Head Doll

Minerva Metal Head Doll

Auction:
2153
Auction:
Sale #2153 - Jul 20, 2002
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$118$100

Minerva Metal Head Doll, Germany, late 19th century, blue painted eyes, blonde molded and painted hair, head embossed Minerva with helmet symbol, (almost no wear, note with doll states doll belonged More ...

Early American Rubber Shoulder Head Doll

Early American Rubber Shoulder Head Doll

Auction:
2153
Auction:
Sale #2153 - Jul 20, 2002
Lot:
64
Sold for:
$2,820$2,400

Early American Rubber Shoulder Head Doll, mid 19th century, may be signed Goodyear (clothing stitched on, never removed) after his 1844 patent for the process of vulcanizing rubber, black More ...

18kt Gold Coin and Diamond Pendant/Watch

18kt Gold Coin and Diamond Pendant/Watch

Auction:
2146
Auction:
Sale #2146 - Jun 13, 2002
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

18kt Gold Coin and Diamond Pendant/Watch, Piaget, in the form of a United States ten dollar gold coronet dated 1894, the liberty head surmounted by a diadem set with graduated diamond baguettes, More ...

Two Native American Items

Two Native American Items

Auction:
2142
Auction:
Sale #2142 - May 11, 2002
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$323$275

Two Native American Items, a Hopi coiled basket of rectangular form with two kachina heads and two devices (possibly dog); a shallow possibly Maricopa bowl with faded geometric devices, basket lg. More ...

Exhibition Display of Folding Pocket Knives by A. Burkinshaw

Exhibition Display of Folding Pocket Knives by A. Burkinshaw

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
453
Sold for:
$41,125$35,000

Exhibition Display of Folding Pocket Knives by A. Burkinshaw, Pepperell, Massachusetts, containing ninety-eight knives, with tortoiseshell, mother-of-pearl, horn, ivory, and wood guards, together More ...

Miscellaneous Ephemera Group

Miscellaneous Ephemera Group

Auction:
2131
Auction:
Sale #2131 - Mar 21, 2002
Lot:
867
Sold for:
$206$175

Miscellaneous Ephemera Group,including Owen Johnson, The Varmint, autographed, an 1863 Civil War token, a bronze 1893 World's Columbian Exposition U.S. Government Building Treasury Department More ...

Liverpool Creamware Jug,

Liverpool Creamware Jug,

Auction:
2128
Auction:
Sale #2128 - Feb 24, 2002
Lot:
90
Sold for:
$294$250

Liverpool Creamware Jug, England, early 19th century, black transfer printed, obverse "WASHINGTON" (McCauley 57), his portrait surrounded by three female figures, Justice, Liberty and More ...

Civil War Naval Battle Flag

Civil War Naval Battle Flag

Auction:
2134
Auction:
Sale #2134 - Oct 28, 2001
Lot:
100
Sold for:
$17,250$15,000

Civil War Naval Battle Flag, America, c. 1863, the hand-sewn wool bunting and cotton flag stitched to a canvas heading which bears inscription "Sumpter April 7 Wagner July 10, 11, 17," More ...

Cast-Iron State Seal of Massachusetts

Cast-Iron State Seal of Massachusetts

Auction:
2076
Auction:
Sale #2076 - Jun 10, 2001
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$403$350

Cast-Iron State Seal of Massachusetts, 19th century, oval plaque with corn stalk at the top, a shield at center with standing Native American figure with bow and arrow and a star to his right, an More ...

Johann Heinrich Fuseli (Swiss, 1741-1825)

Johann Heinrich Fuseli (Swiss, 1741-1825)

Auction:
2054
Auction:
Sale #2054 - Mar 09, 2001
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$20,700$18,000

Johann Heinrich Fuseli (Swiss, 1741-1825) Salome with the Head of John the Baptist Unsigned, identified in information affixed to the reverse. Ink, wash, and graphite on cream laid paper with More ...

Carved Pine Head of a Boy

Carved Pine Head of a Boy

Auction:
2056
Auction:
Sale #2056 - Feb 25, 2001
Lot:
1172
Sold for:
$1,725$1,500

Carved Pine Head of a Boy, possibly by Simeon Skillen, early 19th century, old dark natural patina, no stand, ht. 10 1/4, wd. 7, dp. 8 in. Provenance: Hulsey/Kelter. Literature: Nina Fletcher More ...

Pair of Iron Snake-form Andirons

Pair of Iron Snake-form Andirons

Auction:
2056
Auction:
Sale #2056 - Feb 25, 2001
Lot:
1526
Sold for:
$5,463$4,750

Pair of Iron Snake-form Andirons, 19th century, the heads with open mouths and projecting tongues on S-form bodies ending in coiled tails, bolted to log supports, (surface rust), ht. 19 3/4, wd. 8 More ...

Miniature of a Girl in Blue

Miniature of a Girl in Blue

Auction:
2052
Auction:
Sale #2052 - Feb 24, 2001
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$11,500$10,000

Miniature of a Girl in Blue, signed "Ellsworth Painter," sight size 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 in., in a mahogany veneer frame. Note: The sitter is Mrs. Elvira Warriner. James Sanford Ellsworth More ...