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Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 10 July 1784.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 10 July 1784.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 10 July 1784. Single leaf inscribed on one page, inviting Lee Massey (1732-1814) to come to Mount Vernon, and stating, More ...

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Letter to George Washington, President of the United States of America, on Affairs Public and Private.

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Letter to George Washington, President of the United States of America, on Affairs Public and Private.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$861$700

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Letter to George Washington, President of the United States of America, on Affairs Public and Private. Philadelphia: Benjamin Franklin Bache, 1796. First edition, octavo, More ...

American Presidents, Five Signed Pieces.

American Presidents, Five Signed Pieces.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$984$800

American Presidents, Five Signed Pieces. Ulysses S. Grant, clipped signature, mounted, 3 x 2 in.; Theodore Roosevelt, clipped signature, mounted, 4 x 3/4 in.; Woodrow Wilson, signed photograph, 11 More ...

Assortment of Documents, Civil War and Others.

Assortment of Documents, Civil War and Others.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$400$325

Assortment of Documents, Civil War and Others. A group of documents including a circular letter produced by a ditto machine (or other spirit duplicator) with a copy of Theodore Roosevelt's More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Portrait.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Portrait.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$677$550

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Portrait. Lithographic portrait by Frances Soule Campbell (b. 1860), New York, signed by Roosevelt in pencil, framed, 9 x 5 3/4 in. More ...

Johnson, Richard (1733-1793) The History of North America.

Johnson, Richard (1733-1793) The History of North America.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$738$600

Johnson, Richard (1733-1793) The History of North America. Lansingburgh: by Silvester Tiffany, sold by Thomas Spencer, 1795. Second American edition, 12mo, illustrated with an engraved frontispiece, More ...

The Articles of Confederation; The Declaration of Rights; The Constitution of this Commonwealth, and the Articles of the Definitive Tre

The Articles of Confederation; The Declaration of Rights; The Constitution of this Commonwealth, and the Articles of the Definitive Tre

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$43,050$35,000

The Articles of Confederation; The Declaration of Rights; The Constitution of this Commonwealth, and the Articles of the Definitive Treaty Between Great-Britain and the United States of America. More ...

A View of His Majestys Brigg Observer, Commanded by Lieut. John Crymes, Engaging the American Privateer Ship Jack, John Ropes Commande

A View of His Majestys Brigg Observer, Commanded by Lieut. John Crymes, Engaging the American Privateer Ship Jack, John Ropes Commande

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$738$600

A View of His Majesty's Brigg Observer, Commanded by Lieut. John Crymes, Engaging the American Privateer Ship Jack, John Ropes Commander, (by Night) on the 29th of May 1782, off the Harbour of More ...

18th Century Philadelphia Sundial by Captain Daniel Joy

18th Century Philadelphia Sundial by Captain Daniel Joy

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
960
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

18th Century Philadelphia Sundial by Captain Daniel Joy, made for James Pemberton, c. 1764, 11 1/4-in. engraved brass sundial with a roman numeral outer dial, hour-lines, central star marked Lat 40, More ...

American-made Copy of a British Bayonet

American-made Copy of a British Bayonet

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
262
Sold for:
$523$425

American-made Copy of a British Bayonet, c. last quarter 18th century, iron blade and socket, no markings on the base of the blade, long socket with a thin socket ring, overall lg. 19 3/4 in. More ...

Medals and Objects Associated with Lieutenant Commander Thomas Stowell Phelps, U.S. Navy

Medals and Objects Associated with Lieutenant Commander Thomas Stowell Phelps, U.S. Navy

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
353
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Medals and Objects Associated with Lieutenant Commander Thomas Stowell Phelps, U.S. Navy, 19th century, a gold-plated fouled anchor device worn by Phelps in the 1840s; a GAR medal; a United States More ...

Baumard, 2 bottles

Baumard, 2 bottles

Auction:
2944T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 26, 2016
Lot:
1149
Sold for:
$98$80

Baumard Quarts de Chaumes 1997 (1 bt) Clos de Sainte Catherine 2007 (1 bt) Loire 2 bottles More ...

Karl Anderson (American, 1874-1956)    Desertion from Agriculture  /A Triptych

Karl Anderson (American, 1874-1956) Desertion from Agriculture /A Triptych

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
374
Unsold
 

Karl Anderson (American, 1874-1956) Desertion from Agriculture/A Triptych. Unsigned, certified in an inscription from James L. Anderson, the artist's son, on the reverse, identified on an More ...

Five Mostly Medallic Art Co. Bronze Medals

Five Mostly Medallic Art Co. Bronze Medals

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2720
Unsold
 

Five Mostly Medallic Art Co. Bronze Medals, a 1971 Iranian embassy commemorative, a 1964 New Jersey Tercentenary, a 1976 "American Revolution Bicentennial in Maryland," a 1967 RMS Queen Mary More ...

Eleven Commemorative American Revolution Bronze Medals

Eleven Commemorative American Revolution Bronze Medals

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2732
Unsold
 

Eleven Commemorative American Revolution Bronze Medals, including a Chester County bicentennial, a Medallic Art Co. "Wallabout Bay/Prison Ship Martyrs," a "Haym Salomon," and a "Battle of Long More ...

Ten Assorted American Revolution Bronze Medals.     Estimate $100-200

Ten Assorted American Revolution Bronze Medals. Estimate $100-200

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2779
Sold for:
$62$50

Ten Assorted American Revolution Bronze Medals. More ...

Needlework Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth,"

Needlework Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth,"

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Needlework Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth," America, early 19th century, stitched in silk on a painted silk background, with eglomise mat titled in gilt More ...

Friendly Sons of St. Patrick 121st Anniversary Banquet, March 17th, 1905, Plaque

Friendly Sons of St. Patrick 121st Anniversary Banquet, March 17th, 1905, Plaque

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1557
Unsold
 

Friendly Sons of St. Patrick 121st Anniversary Banquet, March 17th, 1905, Plaque, America, c. 1905, bronzed base metal oval plate decorated with high relief images of Liberty and busts of George More ...

Carved Hardwood Seam Rubber

Carved Hardwood Seam Rubber

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$98$80

Carved Hardwood Seam Rubber, America, early 20th century, with finial carved as a bust of a man bearing a resemblance to Teddy Roosevelt, lg. 4 3/4 in. More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Document Signed, 10 December 1907.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Document Signed, 10 December 1907.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1081
Sold for:
$523$425

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Document Signed, 10 December 1907. Partially printed paper document fulfilled by hand, nominating Samuel T. Lee of Michigan Consul to Nogales, Mexico, with the More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Engraved Portrait Signed.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Engraved Portrait Signed.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1082
Sold for:
$554$450

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Engraved Portrait Signed. Undated sheet with steel-engraved oval portrait of Roosevelt in the center, signed beneath in brown ink, the sheet toned, some water spots, More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photographic Portrait by Edward Sheriff Curtis (1868-1952) with Autograph Note Signed, 17 November 1908

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photographic Portrait by Edward Sheriff Curtis (1868-1952) with Autograph Note Signed, 17 November 1908

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1083
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photographic Portrait by Edward Sheriff Curtis (1868-1952) with Autograph Note Signed, 17 November 1908. The large portrait signed by Curtis in red crayon, bottom More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Photograph, 11 March 1912.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Photograph, 11 March 1912.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1085
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Photograph, 11 March 1912. Large oval photograph of Roosevelt in a pin-striped wool suit; mounted on a mat, with the inscription, "with all good wishes from More ...

Twenty-four Eisenhower Dollars and Four Commemorative Coins

Twenty-four Eisenhower Dollars and Four Commemorative Coins

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1065
Sold for:
$160$130

Twenty-four Eisenhower Dollars and Four Commemorative Coins, eleven forty-percent silver Eisenhower dollars, thirteen Eisenhower proofs, three American Revolution bicentennial coins, and a pewter More ...

Group of Late 19th Century Political Memorabilia

Group of Late 19th Century Political Memorabilia

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1283
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Group of Late 19th Century Political Memorabilia, including a Harrison & Morton paper campaign balloon and a Grover Cleveland balloon, a floral-decorated Harrison clothes brush, a Harrison "Blocks More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Receipt Signed, Philadelphia, June 1787.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Receipt Signed, Philadelphia, June 1787.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Receipt Signed, Philadelphia, June 1787. Single page of laid paper inscribed on one side. Stating that Washington received a draught of financier and More ...

London Gazette

London Gazette

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

London Gazette, August 6-10, 1776. Two sheets removed from a bound volume, trimmed at the foot with loss; containing extracts from two letters from General Howe, dated Staten Island, July 7 and 8, More ...

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet, c. last quarter 19th century, made from natural grasses, natural and red-dyed sea mammal gut, blue-dyed wool or mammal hair, and native tanned rawhide, wd. More ...

British Monster Head Hanger

British Monster Head Hanger

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

British Monster Head Hanger, c. early 18th century, brass counterguard and handguard, two-piece cast-brass grip with raised dragons and foliate designs, and a monster head pommel, steel blade with a More ...

American Spontoon

American Spontoon

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
107
Unsold
 

American Spontoon, c. 1775-83, red-painted wooden haft, with iron spontoon head and iron finial at the base, overall lg. 74 in. Note: Some regiments during the American Revolution were known to More ...