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Rosewood Box Topped with Scrimshaw-decorated Whaling Scene Medallion

Rosewood Box Topped with Scrimshaw-decorated Whaling Scene Medallion

Auction:
2642M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2013
Lot:
783
Sold for:
$275$275

Rosewood Box Topped with Scrimshaw-decorated Whaling Scene Medallion, Nancy Chase, Nantucket, 1963, tapered rectangular box, with brass latch, the bottom of the box inscribed "N.A. More ...

Two Jewelry Items

Two Jewelry Items

Auction:
2642M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2013
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$90$90

Two Jewelry Items, a Victorian stone-inlaid gold-tone locket pendant, lg. overall 2 7/8, and a sterling silver charm bracelet with an assortment of mostly sterling silver charms, many New More ...

American School, 19th Century      The Junction formed in Medford by the Meeting of the [Mystic] River, Canal, and   Railroad.

American School, 19th Century The Junction formed in Medford by the Meeting of the [Mystic] River, Canal, and Railroad.

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$144,000$120,000

American School, 19th Century The Junction formed in Medford by the Meeting of the [Mystic] River, Canal, and Railroad. Unsigned, titled in inscriptions below. Oil on fiberboard, 19 1/4 x 22 More ...

Paul Breem (American, 19th Century)      Sloop Yacht Puritan  .

Paul Breem (American, 19th Century) Sloop Yacht Puritan .

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$1,320$1,100

Paul Breem (American, 19th Century) Sloop Yacht Puritan. Signed and dated "Paul Breem '98" l.l., titled in pencil on the reverse. Oil on academy board, 6 x 8 3/4 in., in a later molded wood More ...

Smith Brothers & Co. and Sowle & Wards, publishers (New York and Boston, 19th Century), C. Mottram, engraver (American, 19th Cent...

Smith Brothers & Co. and Sowle & Wards, publishers (New York and Boston, 19th Century), C. Mottram, engraver (American, 19th Cent...

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$1,920$1,600

Smith Brothers & Co. and Sowle & Wards, publishers (New York and Boston, 19th Century), C. Mottram, engraver (American, 19th Century) BOSTON., 1857. Identified in inscriptions. Engraving on More ...

Mahogany Stick Barometer

Mahogany Stick Barometer

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$3,000$2,500

Mahogany Stick Barometer, Frederick Pool, Boston, early to mid-19th century, with molded cornice over wheel-operated vernier, with silvered engraved scales, the top scale engraved "Fred'k More ...

Miniature Carved and Painted Goldeneye Figure

Miniature Carved and Painted Goldeneye Figure

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$1,020$850

Miniature Carved and Painted Goldeneye Figure, A. Elmer Crowell (1862-1951), East Harwich, Massachusetts, the wood figure mounted on a carved wood rock-form base with species name inscribed in More ...

Tern Mantel Carving

Tern Mantel Carving

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
451
Sold for:
$738$600

Tern Mantel Carving, A. Elmer Crowell (1862-1951), East Harwich, Massachusetts, full size tern mantel carving with split tail, signed "A.E. Crowell Cape Cod Mass." in ink on base, the figure mounted More ...

Woven Rattan Nantucket Basket

Woven Rattan Nantucket Basket

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$1,200$1,000

Woven Rattan Nantucket Basket, late 19th/early 20th century, deep, round basket with carved ash handles, ht. 12, dia. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Nantucket Basket

Nantucket Basket

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
457
Sold for:
$360$300

Nantucket Basket, R. Folger, Nantucket, late 19th century, round basket with carved hardwood swing handle and faceted ear, the interior turned wooden base stenciled "R. More ...

Nantucket Basket

Nantucket Basket

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
458
Sold for:
$1,440$1,200

Nantucket Basket, made by Ferdinand Sylvaro (1869-1952), Nantucket, Massachusetts, early to mid-20th century, round form with swing handle, decorated with three bands of darker caning, inscribed More ...

Blunt, Edmund March (1770-1862) The American Coast Pilot.

Blunt, Edmund March (1770-1862) The American Coast Pilot.

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$90$90

Blunt, Edmund March (1770-1862) The American Coast Pilot. New York: Edmund Blunt for William Hooker, 1822. Octavo, stated tenth edition, signature of Captain Thomas Higgins on ffep, lacking pages More ...

American School, 20th Century      Dixville Notch

American School, 20th Century Dixville Notch

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$150$150

American School, 20th Century Dixville Notch. Unsigned, inscribed in pencil and with a label from The Child Studio, Roslindale, Massachusetts, on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 22 x 14 in., More ...

Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington (American, 1876-1973)      Pair of Great Danes

Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington (American, 1876-1973) Pair of Great Danes

Auction:
2635B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 01, 2013
Lot:
551
Sold for:
$105,000$105,000

Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington (American, 1876-1973) Pair of Great Danes Both signed, inscribed, and dated "Anna V. Hyatt/Auvers-sur-Oise 1907" on the base. Bronze with green patina, More ...

Four Trade and Advertising Related Items

Four Trade and Advertising Related Items

Auction:
2630M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 10, 2013
Lot:
887
Sold for:
$175$175

Four Trade and Advertising Related Items, a Chadwick & Carr brass double-sided hanging scale, a painted metal AFI Automotive Finishes advertising wall thermometer, a Merriam & Co., New York metal More ...

Large Forty-six-star Wool Bunting and Canvas American Flag

Large Forty-six-star Wool Bunting and Canvas American Flag

Auction:
2630M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 09, 2013
Lot:
462
Sold for:
$250$250

Large Forty-six-star Wool Bunting and Canvas American Flag, made in New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1908, with indistinct New Bedford maker/manufacturer's tag sewn to the hoist, (Velcro applied to edges More ...

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug and Two Crocks and a Jar

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug and Two Crocks and a Jar

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
527
Sold for:
$450$375

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug and Two Crocks and a Jar, the jug made impressed "Wright & Son, Taunton, Mass." with cobalt retailer's firm stenciled on the front "Daniel Feeney Hudson Mass.," two More ...

Large Forty-six-star Wool Bunting and Canvas American Flag

Large Forty-six-star Wool Bunting and Canvas American Flag

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
776
Unsold
 

Large Forty-six-star Wool Bunting and Canvas American Flag, made in New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1908, with indistinct New Bedford maker/manufacturer's tag sewn to the hoist, (Velcro applied to edges More ...

Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Serving Dish and Oil Lamp

Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Serving Dish and Oil Lamp

Auction:
2615B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 06, 2012
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$984$800

Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Serving Dish and Oil Lamp, Taunton, Massachusetts, the oblong dish with border of scrolled foliage and two vacant cartouches, lg. 14 1/16, the lamp with lobed body and More ...

Poole Silver Co. Oval Sterling Silver Tray

Poole Silver Co. Oval Sterling Silver Tray

Auction:
2615B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 06, 2012
Lot:
358
Sold for:
$1,560$1,300

Poole Silver Co. Oval Sterling Silver Tray, Taunton, Massachusetts, 20th century, with shaped edges and impressed marks to base "by Poole" number 108, wd. 21 3/4, dp. 15 in., approx. 52.2 troy oz. More ...

Pair of Reed & Barton Francis I   Pattern Sterling Silver Dishes

Pair of Reed & Barton Francis I Pattern Sterling Silver Dishes

Auction:
2615B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 06, 2012
Lot:
434
Sold for:
$720$600

Pair of Reed & Barton Francis I Pattern Sterling Silver Dishes, Taunton, Massachusetts, lobed with pendant fruit motif extending into the bowl, impressed marks, one with date mark from 1949, dia. 8 More ...

Miniature Carved and Painted Hooded Merganser Figure

Miniature Carved and Painted Hooded Merganser Figure

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
708
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Miniature Carved and Painted Hooded Merganser Figure, A. Elmer Crowell (1862-1951), East Harwich, Massachusetts, the wood figure mounted on a carved rock-form base, the species name inscribed in More ...

Miniature Carved and Painted Goldeneye Figure

Miniature Carved and Painted Goldeneye Figure

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
713
Unsold
 

Miniature Carved and Painted Goldeneye Figure, A. Elmer Crowell (1862-1951), East Harwich, Massachusetts, the wood figure mounted on a carved wood rock-form base with species name inscribed in More ...

Large Forty-six-star Wool Bunting and Canvas American Flag

Large Forty-six-star Wool Bunting and Canvas American Flag

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
347
Unsold
 

Large Forty-six-star Wool Bunting and Canvas American Flag, made in New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1908, with indistinct New Bedford maker/manufacturer's tag sewn to the hoist, (Velcro applied to edges More ...

Ammonite

Ammonite

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Ammonite Lyme Regis, Dorset, England Jurassic Macrosophites, 17 x 12 x 6 in. Provenance: Bryce McMurdo Wright, John Cummings, Woburn Public Library, Argentum Auctions, February 10, 2003, Lot More ...

Ichthyosaur Pelvic Bone

Ichthyosaur Pelvic Bone

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$415$350

Ichthyosaur Pelvic Bone Lyme Regis, Dorset, England Lower Jurassic 5 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in. Provenance: Bryce McMurdo Wright, catalogue No. 1387; John Cummings, Woburn Public Library, More ...

Ammonite

Ammonite

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$504$425

Ammonite Lyme Regis, Dorset, England Lower Jurassic Microderoceras birchii, 5 1/2 x 5 x 1 in. Provenance: Bryce McMurdo Wright, catalogue label No. 1310; John Cummings, Woburn Public 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, DiegueƱos, Plateau Shoshoneans, and Washo Peoples]. Norwood, Massachusetts: The More ...

Arts & Crafts Drink Stand

Arts & Crafts Drink Stand

Auction:
2577B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 17, 2011
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$59$50

Arts & Crafts Drink Stand Oak Allen Chair Co., Concord, Massachusetts, early 20th century Near square top over four post legs with lower side stretchers, manufacturer's mark under top, some More ...

George Nakashima (1905-1990) "New" Chair

George Nakashima (1905-1990) "New" Chair

Auction:
2577B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 17, 2011
Lot:
496
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

George Nakashima (1905-1990) "New" Chair American black walnut and hickory New Hope, Pennsylvania Spindle back with arms, marked Kinsey on base of seat, ht. 39, wd. 25 in. Note: George More ...