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Nixon, Richard (1913-1994) Typed Letter and Six Crises

Nixon, Richard (1913-1994) Typed Letter and Six Crises

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$296$250

Nixon, Richard (1913-1994) Typed Letter and Six Crises, both signed. Garden City and New York: Doubleday & Company, 1962. Letter dated 29 October 1968, to Anthony Amari of Claremont, New More ...

Sumner, Charles (1811-1874) Autographed Note.

Sumner, Charles (1811-1874) Autographed Note.

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1042
Sold for:
$107$90

Sumner, Charles (1811-1874) Autographed Note. Framed with two portraits, "On board Steamer Vanderbilt, near the Narrows, 22nd May '58. Dear Longfellow, Goodbye!" signed, Charles Sumner, 14 x 7 in. More ...

Austrian/German School, 18th Century      St. Christopher Carrying the Christ Child

Austrian/German School, 18th Century St. Christopher Carrying the Christ Child

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$516$425

Austrian/German School, 18th Century St. Christopher Carrying the Christ Child Unsigned, inscribed "F. Fuhrig" on the mat and on the secondary support. Ink and wash on laid paper, 10 1/2 x 8 More ...

Pair of Bell Metal Acorn-top Andirons

Pair of Bell Metal Acorn-top Andirons

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
1374
Sold for:
$504$425

Pair of Bell Metal Acorn-top Andirons, America, late 18th/early 19th century, the andirons with ball finials on acorn tops supported on columnar shafts, spurred cabriole legs, and ball feet, ht. 21 More ...

Gorham Co. V.D. Brenner U.S. One-cent Medallion-mounted Abraham Lincoln   Gettysburg Address   Cast Bronze Plaque

Gorham Co. V.D. Brenner U.S. One-cent Medallion-mounted Abraham Lincoln Gettysburg Address Cast Bronze Plaque

Auction:
2606M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2012
Lot:
1303
Sold for:
$770$650

Gorham Co. V.D. Brenner U.S. One-cent Medallion-mounted Abraham Lincoln Gettysburg Address Cast Bronze Plaque, New York, 1909, impressed marks, ht. 14 3/4, wd. 21 1/8 in. More ...

Collection of 19th and 20th Century Political Pinback Buttons

Collection of 19th and 20th Century Political Pinback Buttons

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
323A
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Collection of 19th and 20th Century Political Pinback Buttons, including lapel 1888 Harrison/Morton, William J. Bryan, William McKinley, Alton Parker, Theodore Roosevelt, William H. Taft, Warren G. More ...

Collection of 1960s and 1970s U.S. Political Pinback Buttons

Collection of 1960s and 1970s U.S. Political Pinback Buttons

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
323C
Sold for:
$207$175

Collection of 1960s and 1970s U.S. Political Pinback Buttons, including George Romney, Nelson Rockefeller, Richard Nixon, and Spiro Agnew. More ...

Collection of 1960s and 70s U.S. Political Pinback Buttons

Collection of 1960s and 70s U.S. Political Pinback Buttons

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$326$275

Collection of 1960s and 70s U.S. Political Pinback Buttons, including John F. Kennedy, Robert Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Barry Goldwater, Hubert Humphrey, and Bill Scranton. More ...

Collection of 1950s-70s U.S. Political Pinback Buttons

Collection of 1950s-70s U.S. Political Pinback Buttons

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
326
Sold for:
$326$275

Collection of 1950s-70s U.S. Political Pinback Buttons, including Adlai Stevenson, Barry Goldwater, Eugene McCarthy, Hubert Humphrey, Edmund Muskie, Richard Nixon, Spiro Agnew, George Wallace, and More ...

Walnut Framed Presentation Abraham Lincoln Portrait Print

Walnut Framed Presentation Abraham Lincoln Portrait Print

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
474
Sold for:
$334$275

Walnut Framed Presentation Abraham Lincoln Portrait Print, inscribed "Presented to Captain Saml. S. Collyer by members of Tower Light Battery, June 29th 1865," sight size 20 1/4 x 16 in. More ...

Assorted U.S. Political and Military Related Signed Letters and Notes

Assorted U.S. Political and Military Related Signed Letters and Notes

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
486C
Sold for:
$243$200

Assorted U.S. Political and Military Related Signed Letters and Notes, including Dwight Eisenhower, Strom Thurmond, Sen. John Tower, Spiro Agnew, Pat Nixon, Julie Nixon Eisenhower, Gen. William C. More ...

Collection of Historical, Business, Political, Literature, and Academia Autographs

Collection of Historical, Business, Political, Literature, and Academia Autographs

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
498E
Sold for:
$425$350

Collection of Historical, Business, Political, Literature, and Academia Autographs, c. 1930s, including three J.P. Waterman, Walter Winchell (news and radio personality), Charles E. Hughes, (Chief More ...

Ute Beaded Hide Pipe Bag

Ute Beaded Hide Pipe Bag

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$3,318$2,800

Ute Beaded Hide Pipe Bag, c. last quarter 19th century, the tab-style bag beaded on the front and most of the back with bold multicolor geometric designs, remnant metal chain from the flap and tab, More ...

Pair of Georg Jensen USA Acorn Earrings

Pair of Georg Jensen USA Acorn Earrings

Auction:
2587M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2012
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$326$275

Pair of Georg Jensen USA Acorn Earrings, each earring formed as a single acorn framed by two oak leaves, lg. 1 1/8 in. More ...

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880)

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880)

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$539,500$475,000

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880) Study for The Apotheosis of Washington in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol Building. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, dia. 35 1/4 in., in a molded More ...

Collection of Hall China Teapots and Serving Items

Collection of Hall China Teapots and Serving Items

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2012
Lot:
658
Sold for:
$2,328$1,900

Collection of Hall China Teapots and Serving Items, including nine 1940 New York World's Fair, eleven Ronald Reagan teapots, ten automobile-shaped teapots, with creamers, sugars, casseroles, etc., More ...

Framed Currier & Ives Lithograph Washington and Lincoln

Framed Currier & Ives Lithograph Washington and Lincoln

Auction:
2570M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2011
Lot:
1378
Sold for:
$49$40

Framed Currier & Ives Lithograph Washington and Lincoln, sight size 14 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$6,738$5,500

Adams, John (1735-1826), Signed document, one page, February 28th, 1810, on vellum, military appointment for Robert H. Nicholls as second Lieutenant of Marines, countersigned by Benjamin Stoddert as More ...

Cleveland, Grover (1837-1908)

Cleveland, Grover (1837-1908)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$551$450

Cleveland, Grover (1837-1908), Signed document, one page, January 21st, 1887, on vellum, naval appointment issued to Walter W. Queen as Rear Admiral, countersigned by William C. Whitney as Secretary More ...

(Colonial America, Massachusetts), Massachusetts-Bay Council

(Colonial America, Massachusetts), Massachusetts-Bay Council

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

(Colonial America, Massachusetts), Massachusetts-Bay Council, Signed document, one page, September 6, 1775, appointment of Benjamin Hall as a Justice of the Peace, signed by such notables as Perez More ...

(Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)), His Copy

(Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)), His Copy

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
79
Sold for:
$13,035$11,000

(Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)), His Copy, Congressional Directory for the First Session of the Thirteenth Congress of the United States of America, Washington: J. and G.S. Gideon, 1848, original More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
80
Unsold
 

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865), Signed check, one page, March 21st, 1860, in the amount of $153.46 made payable to Smith Wickersham & Co., drawn on the Springfield [Illinois] Marine & Fire Insurance More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$3,981$3,250

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865), Signed document, one page, August 1st, 1864, on vellum, military appointment for William Hagadorn as Second Lieutenant in Veterans Reserve Corps, countersigned by Edwin More ...

Reagan, Ronald (1911-2004)

Reagan, Ronald (1911-2004)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

Reagan, Ronald (1911-2004), Autograph letter signed, two pages, July 16th [1961], on personal letterhead with hand correction of "Regan", to Miss Merced, concerning comments on a column written by More ...

(Anthony, Susan B., Her Copy), Webster, Daniel (1782-1872)

(Anthony, Susan B., Her Copy), Webster, Daniel (1782-1872)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$119$100

(Anthony, Susan B., Her Copy), Webster, Daniel (1782-1872), The Life, Eulogy, and Great Orations of Daniel Webster, Rochester: Wilbur M. Hayward & Co., 1854, original brown cloth, signed by Anthony More ...

Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874), His copy

Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874), His copy

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
379
Sold for:
$474$400

Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874), His copy, Boardman, H.A., Kossuth or Washington? The New Doctrine of Intervention, tried by the Teachings of Washington, Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo and Co., More ...

Nicolay, John George (1832-1901), and Hay, John Milton (1838-1905)

Nicolay, John George (1832-1901), and Hay, John Milton (1838-1905)

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2011
Lot:
531
Unsold
 

Nicolay, John George (1832-1901), and Hay, John Milton (1838-1905), Abraham Lincoln: A History, New York: The Century Co., 1914, Volumes I-X, and Abraham Lincoln: Complete Works, 1907, in two More ...

130 Mostly Early 20th Century George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, and U.S.   Presidential Postcards

130 Mostly Early 20th Century George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, and U.S. Presidential Postcards

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$276$225

130 Mostly Early 20th Century George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, and U.S. Presidential Postcards, including thirty-four Tuck's presidential portraits, five Calvin Coolidge, and thirteen other U.S. More ...

Federal Carved and Gilt-gesso Mirror

Federal Carved and Gilt-gesso Mirror

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

Federal Carved and Gilt-gesso Mirror, New England, c. 1820-25, the tablet centering an acorn in high relief, original gilding, (imperfections), ht. 29, cornice wd. 20 3/4 in. More ...

Copper Lustre Liverpool Pottery Pitcher with "General Jackson" Transfer Decoration

Copper Lustre Liverpool Pottery Pitcher with "General Jackson" Transfer Decoration

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

Copper Lustre Liverpool Pottery Pitcher with "General Jackson" Transfer Decoration, England, early 19th century, with blue band ornamented with black transfer bust of Andrew Jackson with inscription More ...