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Paint-decorated Fraternal Halberd

Paint-decorated Fraternal Halberd

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Paint-decorated Fraternal Halberd, late 19th century, green axe head with gilt edge and spike, mounted on a green-painted pole, the blade with interlocking chain links and inscription on banner More ...

Pair of Armorial Export Porcelain Soup Plates

Pair of Armorial Export Porcelain Soup Plates

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$369$300

Pair of Armorial Export Porcelain Soup Plates, China, c. 1755, octagonal cut-corner form, with border of four floral sprays and gilt spear diaper centering the arms of Fraser, incorporating stag More ...

Scenic Bride's Box

Scenic Bride's Box

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
573
Unsold
 

Scenic Bride's Box, middle to northern Germany, mid-19th century, bentwood box with lid centering a man chopping wood with an axe below a German inscription, all bordered in red with yellow and More ...

Quintarelli Recioto della Valpolicella Riserva 1990, 3 bottles

Quintarelli Recioto della Valpolicella Riserva 1990, 3 bottles

Auction:
2956B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 09, 2016
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$923$750

Quintarelli Recioto della Valpolicella Riserva 1990 Veneto u: two 1.5cm, one 2cm 3 bottles More ...

Mosrite Custom Axe Electric Bass Guitar, c. 1980,

Mosrite Custom Axe Electric Bass Guitar, c. 1980,

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$4,000$3,252

Mosrite Custom Axe Electric Bass Guitar, c. 1980, serial no. B0161, custom made by Semie Moseley, sunburst finish, one-piece figured maple top and back, with flight case. Literature: Eleki More ...

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Song of a Broad Axe.

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Song of a Broad Axe.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$492$400

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Song of a Broad Axe. Philadelphia: Centaur Press, 1924. First edition in this format, large quarto, the first book printed at the Centaur Press, illustrated with woodcuts More ...

Francisca Axe

Francisca Axe

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$123$100

Francisca Axe, Europe, 6th to 9th century, wedge shape with curved blade and oval eye, wd. 6 in. Provenance: Collection of George Snook, M.D. More ...

Battle Axe

Battle Axe

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$215$175

Battle Axe, northern Europe, c. 14th century, on a hardwood haft, wd. 11 1/2 in. Provenance: Collection of George Snook, M.D. More ...

Large Hewing Axe

Large Hewing Axe

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$369$300

Large Hewing Axe, northern Europe, 15th century, broad blade with single bevel, offset from the long socket, blade stamped three times with the mark "P [heart] B," mounted on a modern ash handle, More ...

Four Axes

Four Axes

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$431$350

Four Axes, Europe, c. 14th to 18th century, two unmounted, two mounted on modern hafts, wd. to 7 in. Provenance: Collection of George Snook, M.D. Literature: Two illustrated in George Snook, More ...

Pole Axe

Pole Axe

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
237
Sold for:
$923$750

Pole Axe, Europe, c. 15th century, wide blade with median ridge above a convex blade and pointed beak, a pointed cross piece through center, and langets, mounted on a rectangular pine pole with More ...

Ceremonial Halberd

Ceremonial Halberd

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$584$475

Ceremonial Halberd, Europe, c. 1580, long spear above a pierced convex blade and shaped beak, and long langets mounted on a velvet- and brass tack-covered pole, overall lg. 92 in. Provenance: More ...

Ceremonial Halberd

Ceremonial Halberd

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$923$750

Ceremonial Halberd, Europe, c. 1600, tall spear above a pierced concave blade and shaped beak, rectangular socket and langets, mounted on an ash pole, overall lg. 81 1/4 in. Provenance: More ...

English Bill

English Bill

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$554$450

English Bill, England, c. 16th century, heavy spear above a wide hooked blade with beak, round socket with open side, mounted on a modern pine pole, overall lg. 86 3/4 in. Provenance: Collection More ...

English Bill

English Bill

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$523$425

English Bill, England, c. 16th century, slender spear above a hooked blade with beak, the blade with an armorer's mark in the form of a sunken rectangular cartouche with raised symbol and "H," round More ...

Military Scythe

Military Scythe

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$431$350

Military Scythe, Europe, 16th century, long concave blade with rigid back mounted to an ash pole, overall lg. 95 in. Provenance: Collection of George Snook, M.D. More ...

Partisan

Partisan

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$861$700

Partisan, Europe, c. 1600, long blade with median ridge, pronounced wings, and a node between the blade and socket with langets, mounted on a hardwood pole, overall lg. 82 in. Provenance: More ...

Sempach Halberd

Sempach Halberd

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Sempach Halberd, Zurich, Switzerland, c. 1620-50, wide spear with median ridge above a slightly convex blade with pierced cross, and angular beak with the mark of Lamprecht Koller, and long langets, More ...

Partisan Chauve Souris

Partisan Chauve Souris

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
248
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Partisan Chauve Souris, Europe, 16th century, tall blade with pronounced median ridge above upward pointing sharpened wings, faceted socket, mounted on a fruitwood pole decorated with strips of tape More ...

Kriegsgertel

Kriegsgertel

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
249
Unsold
 

Kriegsgertel, Germany, mid-16th century, tall hooked blade with spiked beak on the back, the blade marked three times with an armorer's mark consisting of a sunken heart cartouche with dot inner More ...

Halberd

Halberd

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$677$550

Halberd, Europe, late 16th century, narrow spear above a concave axe blade and angular beak and langets, mounted to a rectangular oak pole with canted edges, overall lg. 96 3/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Long Spear

Long Spear

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$431$350

Long Spear, Europe, c. 16th century, blade with medial ridge and small armorer's mark in the shape of a lightning bold in a rectangle, the socket with triangular stops, mounted on a modern More ...

Pike

Pike

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$431$350

Pike, Europe, c. 17th century, leaf-shaped blade with long langets on a modern hardwood pole, overall lg. 101 1/4 in. Provenance: Collection of George Snook, M.D. Literature: Illustrated in More ...

Spiked Club or Morgenstern

Spiked Club or Morgenstern

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Spiked Club or Morgenstern, Europe, 14th century, short leaf-shaped blade with medial ridge on one side mounted in an ash handle with multiple iron spikes, overall lg. 65 5/8 in. Provenance: More ...

Flail

Flail

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Flail, Europe, c. 1650, iron-spiked wooden ball connected to a spiked hardwood handle by a chain, overall lg. 46 1/4 in. Provenance: Collection of George Snook, M.D. Literature: Illustrated More ...

Dow Vintage Port 2000, 4 bottles

Dow Vintage Port 2000, 4 bottles

Auction:
2944T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 26, 2016
Lot:
1366
Sold for:
$185$150

Dow Vintage Port 2000 Oporto 4 bottles More ...

Stone Ceremonial Axe Head

Stone Ceremonial Axe Head

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$185$150

Stone Ceremonial Axe Head, possibly Thai, curved edge with upturned corners, the top carved with a stylized kirtimukha face, mounted on a wood stand, axe 11 x 14 in. More ...

Seven Ink Sketches

Seven Ink Sketches

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
549
Sold for:
$37$30

Seven Ink Sketches, Japan, depicting a bust of Kannon on brown paper; a male musician with castanets; an illustrated story with three figures, signed; a sword man and a male with an axe; two demon More ...

Bronze Shiva Plaque

Bronze Shiva Plaque

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
605
Sold for:
$74$60

Bronze Shiva Plaque, India, the deity depicted in relief holding a ritual conch and axe, with a snake above his headdress and a sacred cow and lingam above each shoulder, flanked by two smaller More ...

Bronze Shiva Plaque

Bronze Shiva Plaque

Auction:
2927B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 16, 2016
Lot:
14
Unsold
 

Bronze Shiva Plaque, India, the deity depicted in relief holding a ritual conch and axe, with a snake above his headdress and a sacred cow and lingam above each shoulder, flanked by two smaller More ...