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Nine Colorless Glass Oil Lamps

Nine Colorless Glass Oil Lamps

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$615$500

Nine Colorless Glass Oil Lamps, 19th century, (imperfections), ht. to 8 3/4 in. More ...

Three Sandwich Colorless Glass Oil Lamps

Three Sandwich Colorless Glass Oil Lamps

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Sandwich Colorless Glass Oil Lamps, a pair with frosted and enameled decoration and a single, (imperfections), ht. to 10 1/2 in. More ...

Four Primitive Wood Lighting Devices and an Iron Oil Lamp

Four Primitive Wood Lighting Devices and an Iron Oil Lamp

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$185$150

Four Primitive Wood Lighting Devices and an Iron Oil Lamp, ht. to 13 in. More ...

Six Carved and Paint-decorated Wood, Leather, and Brass Bellows

Six Carved and Paint-decorated Wood, Leather, and Brass Bellows

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
570
Sold for:
$369$300

Six Carved and Paint-decorated Wood, Leather, and Brass Bellows, lg. to 21 in. More ...

Three Whale Oil Lamps

Three Whale Oil Lamps

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$584$475

Three Whale Oil Lamps, Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, Sandwich, Massachusetts, 19th century, two colorless glass lamps and a single green and white overlay lamp, ht. to 13 3/4 in. More ...

Three Barleytwist-turned Floor Lamps

Three Barleytwist-turned Floor Lamps

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$615$500

Three Barleytwist-turned Floor Lamps, ht. 52 1/2 in. More ...

Tessier Ltd. Sterling Silver Oil Lamp

Tessier Ltd. Sterling Silver Oil Lamp

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1582
Sold for:
$123$100

Tessier Ltd. Sterling Silver Oil Lamp, 6.47 troy oz. Provenance: The collection of Eylandt Antiques. More ...

Cameo Glass Oil Lamp Attributed to Thomas Webb & Sons

Cameo Glass Oil Lamp Attributed to Thomas Webb & Sons

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Cameo Glass Oil Lamp Attributed to Thomas Webb & Sons Art glass, brass England, c. 1890 Tapestry design oil lamp with bulbous shade, brass kerosene works marked Hinks & Sons, intricately cut More ...

Near Pair of Enameled Jars

Near Pair of Enameled Jars

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1161
Unsold
 

Near Pair of Enameled Jars, China, baluster-shape, decorated with flowers and cranes on one side, calligraphy works to the other, wood covers and stands, ht. to 13 in. More ...

Kilim

Kilim

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1341
Sold for:
$209$170

Kilim, China, second half 19th century, large crane in the center with four smaller cranes, and baskets of flowers in monochrome brown, 129 x 47 in. More ...

Pair of Carved Alabaster Lamps

Pair of Carved Alabaster Lamps

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1208
Sold for:
$62$50

Pair of Carved Alabaster Lamps, ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Pair of Metal and Walnut Lamps

Pair of Metal and Walnut Lamps

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1231
Unsold
 

Pair of Metal and Walnut Lamps, (imperfections), ht. 31 in. More ...

Pair of Modern Lamps

Pair of Modern Lamps

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1377
Unsold
 

Pair of Modern Lamps, with banded decoration, ht. 32 in. More ...

Three European Scales and a Collection of Tools

Three European Scales and a Collection of Tools

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1401
Sold for:
$135$110

Three European Scales and a Collection of Tools, brass trammel scale with notched arm, and a pair of offset hooks, a steel balance scale with two brass pans, and a mahogany-cased guinea scale; 8-in. More ...

Eight Chinese Jars Converted to Lamps

Eight Chinese Jars Converted to Lamps

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1458
Sold for:
$492$400

Eight Chinese Jars Converted to Lamps, ht. to 33 in. More ...

Four Chinese Jars Converted to Lamps

Four Chinese Jars Converted to Lamps

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1470
Sold for:
$172$140

Four Chinese Jars Converted to Lamps, on bases, three smaller blue and white, ht. to 26 3/4 in. More ...

Four Colorless Pressed Glass Lamps

Four Colorless Pressed Glass Lamps

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$154$125

Four Colorless Pressed Glass Lamps, ht. to 11 1/2 in. More ...

Small Continental Brass Hanging Oil Lamp

Small Continental Brass Hanging Oil Lamp

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$111$90

Small Continental Brass Hanging Oil Lamp, dia. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Small Enterprise Iron Coffee Grinder, a Turned Bowl, a Brass Bedwarmer, and a Pair of Bellows.

Small Enterprise Iron Coffee Grinder, a Turned Bowl, a Brass Bedwarmer, and a Pair of Bellows.

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$123$100

Small Enterprise Iron Coffee Grinder, a Turned Bowl, a Brass Bedwarmer, and a Pair of Bellows. Provenance: Bedwarmer from Country Airs Antiques, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1983; bellows from Maggie More ...

Pair of Brass Whale Oil Lamps

Pair of Brass Whale Oil Lamps

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Pair of Brass Whale Oil Lamps, 19th century, belted ball fonts on turned stems and round bases, seamed construction, ht. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Eight Pewter Oil Lamps

Eight Pewter Oil Lamps

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
338
Sold for:
$615$500

Eight Pewter Oil Lamps, America, 19th century, a pair marked "CAPEN & MOLINAUX NY," an Archer's Patent lamp, one marked "PUTNAM," one marked "E. SMITH," one marked "MOREY & OBER BOSTON," and two More ...

L. Mathey 18kt Gold Open-face Watch

L. Mathey 18kt Gold Open-face Watch

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$615$500

L. Mathey 18kt Gold Open-face Watch, Locle, Switzerland, c. 1890, with enamel dial with off-center roman numeral chapter ring, gold hands, cuvette marked in part "L. Mathey, Locle," key-wind, More ...

Nicole 18kt Gold Open-face Watch

Nicole 18kt Gold Open-face Watch

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$431$350

Nicole 18kt Gold Open-face Watch, Geneva, silvered roman numeral dial with engine-turned center and subsidiary seconds dial, cuvette marked in part "Nicole a Geneve," unmarked, key-wind, key-set, More ...

Charles Howse 18kt Gold Pair-case Watch

Charles Howse 18kt Gold Pair-case Watch

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Charles Howse 18kt Gold Pair-case Watch, London, c. 1788, with enamel arabic numeral dial, pierced gold hands, Liverpool-style dust cover marked "Howse London," chain fusee movement with cylinder More ...

Litherland Davis & Co. Two-day Marine Chronometer

Litherland Davis & Co. Two-day Marine Chronometer

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Litherland Davis & Co. Two-day Marine Chronometer, Liverpool, c. 1840, no. 727/16520, with 3 1/4-in. silvered dial, gold hands, roman numerals, subsidiary seconds and up/down dials, brass gimbaled More ...

Howard & Davis No. 1 Wall Regulator

Howard & Davis No. 1 Wall Regulator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Howard & Davis No. 1 Wall Regulator, Boston, c. 1860, rosewood-grained case with turned wooden bezel over the 12 1/2-in. painted iron roman numeral dial signed "Howard & Davis/Boston" with seconds More ...

Charles Fasoldt Single-arm Gravity Escapement Regulator

Charles Fasoldt Single-arm Gravity Escapement Regulator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$73,800$60,000

Charles Fasoldt Single-arm Gravity Escapement Regulator, made for Henry J. Martin, Albany, New York, 1873, carved walnut crest surmounting the gilt iron and glazed case, molded and carved stepped More ...

Oak Seth Thomas No. 30 Regulator

Oak Seth Thomas No. 30 Regulator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$800$650

Oak Seth Thomas No. 30 Regulator, Thomaston, Connecticut, c. 1910, 12-in. painted zinc roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds, eight-day time-only movement with deadbeat escapement and More ...

William L. Gilbert No. 4 Regulator

William L. Gilbert No. 4 Regulator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$738$600

William L. Gilbert No. 4 Regulator, Winstead, Connecticut, c. 1881, walnut and rosewood veneered case with a carved bust in arch, full-length arch-top glazed waste door, 8-in. roman numeral paper More ...

Miniature Diamond-head Wall Clock by Wayne R. Cline

Miniature Diamond-head Wall Clock by Wayne R. Cline

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
142
Sold for:
$800$650

Miniature Diamond-head Wall Clock by Wayne R. Cline, Bowling Green, Kentucky, mahogany case with line inlay, reverse-painted tablets signed "Munroe, Concord" on the waist and "Perry" on the lower, More ...