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Two Large Framed Color Lithographs of Prairie Chiefs

Two Large Framed Color Lithographs of Prairie Chiefs

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Two Large Framed Color Lithographs of Prairie Chiefs, "Wa-Pel-La, Chief of the Musquakees" and "Ne Sou A Quoit, A Fox Chief," both labeled "Published by F.W. Greenough, 1838," image sizes to 18 x 12 More ...

Model 1858 Canteen Identified to A.C. Reeder, Co. C, 24th Iowa Infantry

Model 1858 Canteen Identified to A.C. Reeder, Co. C, 24th Iowa Infantry

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$984$800

Model 1858 Canteen Identified to A.C. Reeder, Co. C, 24th Iowa Infantry, c. 1861-65, smooth side tin canteen with a pewter spout, covered in jean cloth (some wear and holes), marked on the front More ...

Philip Boss (American, 19th Century)      Two Portraits: Mr. William Penn Sheldon of New York State, and Possibly His Sister.

Philip Boss (American, 19th Century) Two Portraits: Mr. William Penn Sheldon of New York State, and Possibly His Sister.

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2015
Lot:
1588
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Philip Boss (American, 19th Century) Two Portraits: Mr. William Penn Sheldon of New York State, and Possibly His Sister. William inscribed "Wm. Penn Sheldon/July 25th 1847/Aged 19 yr/P. Boss More ...

Far West Literature, Eleven Volumes.

Far West Literature, Eleven Volumes.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$154$125

Far West Literature, Eleven Volumes. Including: James L. Scott's A Journal of a Missionary Tour through Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Wiskonsin, and Michigan; Comprising a Concise More ...

Sheep-carved Wooden Butter Mold from Kalona, Iowa

Sheep-carved Wooden Butter Mold from Kalona, Iowa

Auction:
2785T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 24, 2015
Lot:
1200
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Sheep-carved Wooden Butter Mold from Kalona, Iowa, second half 19th century, maple, with an intricately carved pastoral scene composed of four sheep, a shepherd, trees, and a bird, ht. 2 5/8, wd. 5, More ...

Thirty-six Photographs of Telegraph Operators and Office Scenes

Thirty-six Photographs of Telegraph Operators and Office Scenes

Auction:
2785T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 24, 2015
Lot:
1211
Sold for:
$338$275

Thirty-six Photographs of Telegraph Operators and Office Scenes, c. 1860-1931, including three cabinet card size albumen images, one from Portland, Oregon, another from New Castle, Pennsylvania; an More ...

Stanley Wingate Woodward (American, 1890-1970)    Cabin in the Hills

Stanley Wingate Woodward (American, 1890-1970) Cabin in the Hills

Auction:
2779B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 23, 2015
Lot:
425
Unsold
 

Stanley Wingate Woodward (American, 1890-1970) Cabin in the Hills. Signed "Stanley Woodward" l.l., titled and signed on the stretcher, identified and titled on labels on the reverse. Oil on More ...

Far West Literature, Eleven Volumes.

Far West Literature, Eleven Volumes.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
229
Unsold
 

Far West Literature, Eleven Volumes. Including: James L. Scott's A Journal of a Missionary Tour through Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Wiskonsin, and Michigan; Comprising a Concise More ...

Criterion 20-inch Floor-standing Coin-operated Musical Box

Criterion 20-inch Floor-standing Coin-operated Musical Box

Auction:
2760M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 01, 2014
Lot:
544
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Criterion 20-inch Floor-standing Coin-operated Musical Box, The Equitable Manufacturing Co., Iowa City, Iowa, c. 1900, the two-part oak case with carved acanthus leaf crown molding above the More ...

Dillinger, John (1903-1934) Wanted Poster, and Related Documents, Mid-March 1934.

Dillinger, John (1903-1934) Wanted Poster, and Related Documents, Mid-March 1934.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Dillinger, John (1903-1934) Wanted Poster, and Related Documents, Mid-March 1934. Division of Investigation wanted poster dated March 12, 1934, with Dillinger's fingerprints, description, mug More ...

Far West Literature, Eleven Volumes.

Far West Literature, Eleven Volumes.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
140
Unsold
 

Far West Literature, Eleven Volumes. Including: James L. Scott's A Journal of a Missionary Tour through Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Wiskonsin, and Michigan; Comprising a Concise More ...

Marquetry Oak Drop-leaf Side Table

Marquetry Oak Drop-leaf Side Table

Auction:
2669M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2013
Lot:
584
Sold for:
$4,800$4,000

Marquetry Oak Drop-leaf Side Table, Peter J. Sargent (American, 1839-1912), Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1911, the round top inlaid with images of local landmarks and census data, stars, herringbone, More ...

Sam Ames (American, b. 1946)      Standing Nude with a Crowbar.

Sam Ames (American, b. 1946) Standing Nude with a Crowbar.

Auction:
2646M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 17, 2013
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$120$100

Sam Ames (American, b. 1946) Standing Nude with a Crowbar. Signed and dated "Ames 12/73" l.r. Silver point on paper, 6 3/16 x 3 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Affixed to window mat with masking More ...

Pair of Mallard Hen and Drake Decoys

Pair of Mallard Hen and Drake Decoys

Auction:
2642M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2013
Lot:
802
Sold for:
$150$150

Pair of Mallard Hen and Drake Decoys, possibly made by Winn White, Charles City, Iowa, c. 1897, according to label on base, with hollow bodies and applied sheet metal base, ht. 6 3/4, lg. 13 3/4 More ...

Group of Assorted Vintage Pocket Watches

Group of Assorted Vintage Pocket Watches

Auction:
2625M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2012
Lot:
184A
Sold for:
$390$325

Group of Assorted Vintage Pocket Watches, makers include Westclox, Burlington Special, Dueber Hampden, and Waltham. More ...

Buchanan, James (1791-1868) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 May 1846.

Buchanan, James (1791-1868) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 May 1846.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$554$450

Buchanan, James (1791-1868) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 May 1846. Large quarto bifolium. To Josiah Bushnell Grinnell (1821-1891), member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Iowa, written by More ...

Victorian Renaissance Revival Carved Walnut Davenport-style Writing Desk/Bookcase

Victorian Renaissance Revival Carved Walnut Davenport-style Writing Desk/Bookcase

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
637
Sold for:
$523$425

Victorian Renaissance Revival Carved Walnut Davenport-style Writing Desk/Bookcase, on casters, approx. ht. 60 3/4, wd. 29 3/4 in. More ...

Oxford, Iowa, Indian Portrait Cabinet Card.

Oxford, Iowa, Indian Portrait Cabinet Card.

Auction:
2612M
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 14, 2012
Lot:
205
Unsold
 

Oxford, Iowa, Indian Portrait Cabinet Card. More ...

Irving & Casson/A.H. Davenport Federal-style Demilune Mahogany Console Table with Drawer and a Set of Four Federal-style Upholstered Ma

Irving & Casson/A.H. Davenport Federal-style Demilune Mahogany Console Table with Drawer and a Set of Four Federal-style Upholstered Ma

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1214
Sold for:
$326$275

Irving & Casson/A.H. Davenport Federal-style Demilune Mahogany Console Table with Drawer and a Set of Four Federal-style Upholstered Mahogany Side Chairs, the table with metal tag. More ...

Marvin Cone (American, 1891-1964)      In a Paris Park

Marvin Cone (American, 1891-1964) In a Paris Park

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
592
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Marvin Cone (American, 1891-1964) In a Paris Park Signed "MARVIN CONE" l.r., titled in pencil on the reverse. Oil and graphite on canvasboard, 9 5/8 x 11 7/8 in. (24.4 x 30.2 cm), framed. More ...

Glenn B. Chamberlain (American, 1914-2001)      Standing Couple

Glenn B. Chamberlain (American, 1914-2001) Standing Couple

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
651
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

Glenn B. Chamberlain (American, 1914-2001) Standing Couple Signed "W. CHAMBERLAIN" on the base l.l. Carved wood, height 18 7/8 in. (48.0 cm), on a rectangular integral base mounted to a wooden More ...

Victorian Renaissance Revival Carved Walnut Davenport Writing Desk

Victorian Renaissance Revival Carved Walnut Davenport Writing Desk

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
613
Sold for:
$593$500

Victorian Renaissance Revival Carved Walnut Davenport Writing Desk, with brass gallery, ht. 34 3/4, wd. 21 1/4, dp. 21 in. More ...

Four-piece Silver-mounted Cut Glass Dresser Set

Four-piece Silver-mounted Cut Glass Dresser Set

Auction:
2589B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 31, 2012
Lot:
101
Unsold
 

Four-piece Silver-mounted Cut Glass Dresser Set, France, late 19th century, with marks for Simon Slisonski, comprised of two rectangular boxes and a pair of colognes, all four pieces monogrammed IA, More ...

Fine Art Deco Carved Emerald, Ruby, and Diamond Pendant Brooch, Chaumet

Fine Art Deco Carved Emerald, Ruby, and Diamond Pendant Brooch, Chaumet

Auction:
2575B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 06, 2011
Lot:
750
Sold for:
$385,500$335,000

Fine Art Deco Carved Emerald, Ruby, and Diamond Pendant Brooch, Chaumet, Paris, set with three carved emeralds, fifty-six calibre-cut rubies, and 115 full-, old European-, and single-cut diamonds, More ...

Julius O. Montalant (Philadelphia, 1823-1878)      Lot of Nine Framed Vermont Scenes.

Julius O. Montalant (Philadelphia, 1823-1878) Lot of Nine Framed Vermont Scenes.

Auction:
2567B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 05, 2011
Lot:
663
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

Julius O. Montalant (Philadelphia, 1823-1878) Lot of Nine Framed Vermont Scenes. Each signed and dated, the scenes identified below or to reverse. Watercolor and gouache on paper, c. 1852, sight More ...

Large Lot of Early 20th Century Specialty and Miscellaneous Postcards

Large Lot of Early 20th Century Specialty and Miscellaneous Postcards

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$711$600

Large Lot of Early 20th Century Specialty and Miscellaneous Postcards, including Boy Scout, songs, government and royalty portraits, postal stamps, advertising and industry, amusement parks, More ...

Two Pairs of Mesquaki Beaded Hide Moccasins

Two Pairs of Mesquaki Beaded Hide Moccasins

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Pairs of Mesquaki Beaded Hide Moccasins, c. mid-20th century, lg. to 9 1/4 in. Provenance: Dr. Frank T. Siebert collection; collected by him in 1962 at Tama, Iowa. More ...

Modoc Carved and Painted Wood Bow Made by Scarface Charley

Modoc Carved and Painted Wood Bow Made by Scarface Charley

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
347A
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Modoc Carved and Painted Wood Bow Made by Scarface Charley, painted in black and red geometric designs on one side, with remnant sinew string, old paper tag affixed to the belly reads "bow and More ...

Two Cabinet Cards by Hudson's Gallery

Two Cabinet Cards by Hudson's Gallery

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
451
Sold for:
$306$250

Two Cabinet Cards by Hudson's Gallery, Tama, Iowa, depicting Mesquakie Indians, a mother and daughter, and two girls with an infant. More ...

Sam Ames (American, b. 1946)      Standing Nude with a Crowbar.

Sam Ames (American, b. 1946) Standing Nude with a Crowbar.

Auction:
2560B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 09, 2011
Lot:
654
Unsold
 

Sam Ames (American, b. 1946) Standing Nude with a Crowbar. Signed and dated "Ames 12/73" l.r. Silver point on paper, 6 3/16 x 3 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Affixed to window mat with masking More ...