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Oak Framed Display of the Processes in the Manufacture of Milwards' Helix Needles.

Oak Framed Display of the Processes in the Manufacture of Milwards' Helix Needles.

Auction:
2219
Auction:
Sale #2219 - Nov 13, 2003
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$118$100

Oak Framed Display of the Processes in the Manufacture of Milwards' Helix Needles. Provenance: Deaccessioned from a Northeastern More ...

Shaker Maple Sewing Carrier with Sewing Notions

Shaker Maple Sewing Carrier with Sewing Notions

Auction:
2240
Auction:
Sale #2240 - Oct 31, 2003
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$382$325

Shaker Maple Sewing Carrier with Sewing Notions, attributed to Henry Green, (1844-1931), Sabbathday Lake, Maine, early 20th century, maple sides with four fingers secured with copper tacks, pine More ...

Shaker Oval Sewing Carrier

Shaker Oval Sewing Carrier

Auction:
2240
Auction:
Sale #2240 - Oct 31, 2003
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$353$300

Shaker Oval Sewing Carrier, Sabbathday Lake, Maine, late 19th or early 20th century, ash swing handle on oval carrier, maple sides with four lapped fingers secured with copper tacks, pine base with More ...

Three Shaker Poplarware Boxes

Three Shaker Poplarware Boxes

Auction:
2240
Auction:
Sale #2240 - Oct 31, 2003
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$588$500

Three Shaker Poplarware Boxes, Alfred, Maine, late19th to early 20th century, one rectangular with grey satin lining and pink ribbons; two octagonal, one with blue satin lining and ribbons, one with More ...

Leather Covered Traveling Sewing Case

Leather Covered Traveling Sewing Case

Auction:
2240
Auction:
Sale #2240 - Oct 31, 2003
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$176$150

Leather Covered Traveling Sewing Case, America, late 19th century, small rectangular box covered in dark brown leather, with embossed floral metal clasp, the interior lined in lavender colored satin More ...

Pair of Tiffany Studios Patinated Bronze Pine Needle Pattern Blotter Ends.

Pair of Tiffany Studios Patinated Bronze Pine Needle Pattern Blotter Ends.

Auction:
2212
Auction:
Sale #2212 - Sep 25, 2003
Lot:
581
Sold for:
$118$100

Pair of Tiffany Studios Patinated Bronze Pine Needle Pattern Blotter More ...

Four Assorted Northeast Baskets

Four Assorted Northeast Baskets

Auction:
2208
Auction:
Sale #2208 - Aug 21, 2003
Lot:
558
Sold for:
$47$40

Four Assorted Northeast Baskets, two splint, two pine More ...

Early American Figural  Diorama

Early American Figural Diorama

Auction:
2207
Auction:
Sale #2207 - Aug 10, 2003
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

Early American Figural Diorama, made by Lucy Miller Lambert Cleveland, Salem, Massachusetts, c. 1840, the diorama with three handmade figures of an elderly lady, a gentleman, and a black maid, More ...

Six Small Silver Lady's Articles

Six Small Silver Lady's Articles

Auction:
2224
Auction:
Sale #2224 - Jun 17, 2003
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$235$200

Six Small Silver Lady's Articles, late 19th/early 20th century, comprising a needle case, a pocket knife, a Kirk letter opener, a small letter opener/book mark, a French Art Nouveau chatelaine More ...

Ropework Cased Sailor's Needle Set

Ropework Cased Sailor's Needle Set

Auction:
2198
Auction:
Sale #2198 - Jun 08, 2003
Lot:
262
Sold for:
$264$225

Ropework Cased Sailor's Needle Set, 19th century, the long cylindrical case contains ten assorted steel sail needles, lg. 9 1/2 More ...

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze and Slag Glass Box

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze and Slag Glass Box

Auction:
2202
Auction:
Sale #2202 - May 10, 2003
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$441$375

Tiffany Studios Gilt Bronze and Slag Glass Box, New York, early 20th century, caramel-colored and white slag glass framed by the Pine Needle pattern reticulated metalwork, impressed "TIFFANY More ...

Comprehensive Field Surgeon's Set by Weiss

Comprehensive Field Surgeon's Set by Weiss

Auction:
2170
Auction:
Sale #2170 - May 03, 2003
Lot:
166
Sold for:
$5,581$4,750

Comprehensive Field Surgeon's Set by Weiss, London, early 1830s, in brass bound mahogany Weiss's Improved Air-tight Case, containing two Tenon saws with serrations and pressed horn handles More ...

Pocket Compass by George Leighton Whitehouse

Pocket Compass by George Leighton Whitehouse

Auction:
2170
Auction:
Sale #2170 - May 03, 2003
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$294$250

Pocket Compass by George Leighton Whitehouse, Dover, New Hampshire, circa 1850, with 2 1/4-inch printed dial divided in four quadrants but without cardinal points, steel needle and mahogany case and More ...

Surveyor's Vernier Compass by Erasmus Kurtz

Surveyor's Vernier Compass by Erasmus Kurtz

Auction:
2170
Auction:
Sale #2170 - May 03, 2003
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$823$700

Surveyor's Vernier Compass by Erasmus Kurtz, New York, second quarter 19th century, the silvered dial signed E. A. Kurtz, New York with engraved fleur-de-lis and leaf decoration, 6-inch needle, More ...

Four-Vane Surveyor's Compass

Four-Vane Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
2170
Auction:
Sale #2170 - May 03, 2003
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$881$750

Four-Vane Surveyor's Compass, early 19th century with mid 19th alterations, constructed from a mahogany-bodied surveyor's compass with printed dial signed James Gale, Salem and engraved by More ...

Sconset, Nantucket, Mauchlin Bank and Needle Container

Sconset, Nantucket, Mauchlin Bank and Needle Container

Auction:
2193
Auction:
Sale #2193 - Apr 24, 2003
Lot:
558
Sold for:
$147$125

Sconset, Nantucket, Mauchlin Bank and Needle Container, "Old Broadway" and "Old Village Pump," with two other wooden More ...

Tiny Cloth Girl Doll

Tiny Cloth Girl Doll

Auction:
2196
Auction:
Sale #2196 - Apr 12, 2003
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$588$500

Tiny Cloth Girl Doll, c. 1885, commercially made needle-sculpted doll with features and hair embroidered in silk floss, white cotton hat, belt, and undergarments, pink bustle-style cotton dress, and More ...

Sewing Items Suitable for a Doll

Sewing Items Suitable for a Doll

Auction:
2196
Auction:
Sale #2196 - Apr 12, 2003
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$212$180

Sewing Items Suitable for a Doll, late 19th century, stork-shaped embroidery scissors, needle case, and awl, German-made gilt-steel scissors, Moroccan red leather slip case for needles and More ...

Penwiper and Needle Case Dolls

Penwiper and Needle Case Dolls

Auction:
2196
Auction:
Sale #2196 - Apr 12, 2003
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$823$700

Penwiper and Needle Case Dolls, penwiper as English peddler with child, faces appear to be wax, baby wrapped in large flannel, lg. 4; needle case with two frozen Charlotte dolls in bed made from More ...

House Cap and Sewing Accessories for Fashionable Lady at Home

House Cap and Sewing Accessories for Fashionable Lady at Home

Auction:
2196
Auction:
Sale #2196 - Apr 12, 2003
Lot:
625
Sold for:
$118$100

House Cap and Sewing Accessories for Fashionable Lady at Home, c. 1870, organdy house cap (age discoloration) with lace and pink ribbon trim; woven gilded metal workbasket with braided handle, silk More ...

Elbirdge Ayer Burbank (American, 1858-1949)  Threading the Needle

Elbirdge Ayer Burbank (American, 1858-1949) Threading the Needle

Auction:
2190
Auction:
Sale #2190 - Mar 07, 2003
Lot:
310
Sold for:
$3,290$2,800

Elbirdge Ayer Burbank (American, 1858-1949)Threading the NeedleSigned "E.A.BURBANK" u.l.Oil on panel, 8 x 6 in. (20.5 x 15.2 cm), framed (under glass).Condition: Scattered flaking/losses, More ...

Satsuma Incense Burner

Satsuma Incense Burner

Auction:
2183
Auction:
Sale #2183 - Jan 25, 2003
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$118$100

Satsuma Incense Burner, 19th century, design of fallen leaves and pine needles, borders of floral scrolling and single Aoi crests, gilt copper mounts, dia. 5 More ...

Needle-Sculpted Ravca Woman

Needle-Sculpted Ravca Woman

Auction:
2178
Auction:
Sale #2178 - Dec 13, 2002
Lot:
143
Unsold
 

Needle-Sculpted Ravca Woman, mid 20th century, stockinette face (substantial breaks, stuffing exposed), painted eyes and mouth, provincial costume, blue cotton skirt, green felt jacket, wool shawl More ...

Two Early Black Dolls

Two Early Black Dolls

Auction:
2178
Auction:
Sale #2178 - Dec 13, 2002
Lot:
144
Unsold
 

Two Early Black Dolls, large cloth woman with needle-stitched and embroidered features, separate fingers, molded bosom, in patterned island dress and scarf, ht. 22 in.; small oil painted leather More ...

Four Black "Primitive" Cloth Dolls

Four Black "Primitive" Cloth Dolls

Auction:
2178
Auction:
Sale #2178 - Dec 13, 2002
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$235$200

Four Black "Primitive" Cloth Dolls, late 20th century, constructed in the manner of l9th century hand-made dolls, needle-sculpted faces with embroidered features, looped mohair curls, old More ...

Lithographed Tin Counter Top Boye Needle Dispenser.

Lithographed Tin Counter Top Boye Needle Dispenser.

Auction:
2178
Auction:
Sale #2178 - Dec 13, 2002
Lot:
1062N
Sold for:
$235$200

Lithographed Tin Counter Top Boye Needle More ...

Tiffany Studios Nine-piece Desk Set

Tiffany Studios Nine-piece Desk Set

Auction:
2174
Auction:
Sale #2174 - Dec 07, 2002
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

Tiffany Studios Nine-piece Desk Set, New York, early 20th century, etched metal and green and white slag glass panels in the Pine Needle pattern, comprising a square inkwell, a pen tray, a rocker More ...

Aneroid Barometer

Aneroid Barometer

Auction:
2173
Auction:
Sale #2173 - Oct 27, 2002
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$235$200

Aneroid Barometer, England, circa 1900, with Andrew J. Lloyd & Co., Boston retailer's label, silvered scale, blued needle and brass case, dia.. 5 1/4 in., in fitted mahogany More ...

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial by Johan Schrettegger

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial by Johan Schrettegger

Auction:
2173
Auction:
Sale #2173 - Oct 27, 2002
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$529$450

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial by Johan Schrettegger, Augsburg, 18th/19th century, with rod gnomon, hour ring divided III-XII-I-IX, the latitude arc divided 10-90, compass box with blued-steel More ...

Fruitwood Diptych Sundial

Fruitwood Diptych Sundial

Auction:
2173
Auction:
Sale #2173 - Oct 27, 2002
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$999$850

Fruitwood Diptych Sundial, English, circa 1650, with inscribed divisions and punched numerals, the lid exterior with an hour scale divided 1-12 x 2, the interior with vertical dial divided 6-12-6 More ...