Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Search All Lots

BP BP

Search

Your search has returned 320 results.
Save your search - find out immediately when "Linguistics" is available at auction!

Small Painted Twenty-drawer "Apothecary" Chest

Small Painted Twenty-drawer "Apothecary" Chest

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1586
Sold for:
$584$475

Small Painted Twenty-drawer "Apothecary" Chest, New England, 19th century, the drawers arranged in graduated rows, with wooden pulls, on a case with cutout apron, case with old red paint, drawers More ...

Wedgwood Crimson Jasper Dip Etruscan Jug

Wedgwood Crimson Jasper Dip Etruscan Jug

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
311
Sold for:
$369$300

Wedgwood Crimson Jasper Dip Etruscan Jug, England, c. 1920, applied white classical figures in relief, impressed mark, ht. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Wedgwood Rosso Antico Egyptian Teapot and Cover

Wedgwood Rosso Antico Egyptian Teapot and Cover

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$123$100

Wedgwood Rosso Antico Egyptian Teapot and Cover, England, early 19th century, applied black relief with hieroglyphs above a central meander band, maiden head knop, impressed mark, lg. 9 1/8 in. More ...

Buccellati .800 Silver Sparrow

Buccellati .800 Silver Sparrow

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
898
Sold for:
$861$700

Buccellati .800 Silver Sparrow, Milan, mid to late 20th century, incised signature and number "52708," with gold-washed feet and beak, ht. 2 1/2 in., approx. 1.4 troy oz. More ...

Illinois Open-face Watch

Illinois Open-face Watch

Auction:
3013T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1136
Sold for:
$98$80

Illinois Open-face Watch, Springfield, Illinois, double sunk enamel dial marked "Illinois," stem-wind, stem-set, 15-jewel movement in a case marked "E.N.W. CO." More ...

Etruscan Revival 14kt Gold Urn Earpendants

Etruscan Revival 14kt Gold Urn Earpendants

Auction:
3013T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1203
Sold for:
$400$325

Etruscan Revival 14kt Gold Urn Earpendants, lg. 1 3/4 in., total 9.1 dwt. More ...

Four Pairs of 14kt Gold Earrings

Four Pairs of 14kt Gold Earrings

Auction:
3013T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1560
Sold for:
$400$325

Four Pairs of 14kt Gold Earrings, including a pair of earcuffs, a pair set with a diamond, and a pair of Etruscan Revival-style hooped earrings, total 10.0 dwt. More ...

Irving Amen (American, 1918-2011)      Magic Flute

Irving Amen (American, 1918-2011) Magic Flute

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1277
Unsold
 

Irving Amen (American, 1918-2011) Magic Flute. Signed "Amen" l.r., numbered and titled "28/75..." l.l. Woodcut on paper, image size 21 x 14 in., framed. Condition: Toning, not examined out of More ...

Five Kensington Art Tile Co. Art Pottery Tiles

Five Kensington Art Tile Co. Art Pottery Tiles

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1736
Unsold
 

Five Kensington Art Tile Co. Art Pottery Tiles Newport, Kentucky, c. 1885-93 Relief-decorated, four with floral motifs and an urn in glossy blue and gold glazes, marked Kensington, minor edge More ...

Appleton Reserve 20 Years Old, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Appleton Reserve 20 Years Old, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Auction:
3028T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 21, 2017
Lot:
1622
Sold for:
$861$700

Appleton Reserve 20 Years Old Jamaica J. Wray and Nephew, Kingston, Jamaica, c. 1960s, rare old Jamaican rum, ceramic decanter with accompanying stopper, 43% 1 4/5 quart bottle More ...

Silver and 18kt Gold Leaf Brooch, Buccellati

Silver and 18kt Gold Leaf Brooch, Buccellati

Auction:
3037T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 20, 2017
Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Silver and 18kt Gold Leaf Brooch, Buccellati, Italy, lg. 2 in. More ...

Three Pairs of Early Ice Skates

Three Pairs of Early Ice Skates

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1380
Sold for:
$197$160

Three Pairs of Early Ice Skates, signed "Douglas, Rogers, & Co., Norwich, CT," "Hassam Bros./Boston," and an unmarked pair with acorn finials. More ...

Three Indonesian Oil Negotiation Letters in a Common Frame.     Estimate $20-200

Three Indonesian Oil Negotiation Letters in a Common Frame. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1561
Unsold
 

Three Indonesian Oil Negotiation Letters in a Common Frame. More ...

Carved Long Case Clock

Carved Long Case Clock

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1677
Sold for:
$209$170

Carved Long Case Clock, 20th century, possibly France, green-painted and carved hood surrounding a 6-in. roman numeral metal dial, paneled and step-molded case, AA quartz movement, ht. 80 in. More ...

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 April 1823; [and] Autograph Note Signed, 5 October 1846.

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 April 1823; [and] Autograph Note Signed, 5 October 1846.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1102
Sold for:
$461$375

Webster, Daniel (1782-1852) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 April 1823; [and] Autograph Note Signed, 5 October 1846. The letter on a large wove paper quarto bifolium, inscribed over three pages, with a More ...

Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (1006-1088) Persian Manuscript.

Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (1006-1088) Persian Manuscript.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1116
Unsold
 

Khwaja Abdullah Ansari (1006-1088) Persian Manuscript. 1233 AH [1818 CE]. Persian manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 27 leaves, 7 lines per page, text written in two diagonal columns, making More ...

Yohanan Simon (Israeli, 1905-1976)      Chahut végétal

Yohanan Simon (Israeli, 1905-1976) Chahut végétal

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
499
Unsold
 

Yohanan Simon (Israeli, 1905-1976) Chahut végétal Signed "Yohanan Simon" l.l., dated and signed in Hebrew "72..." l.r., signed, dated, and titled on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 10 3/4 x 13 More ...

Yohanan Simon (Israeli, 1905-1976)      Surrealist Landscape

Yohanan Simon (Israeli, 1905-1976) Surrealist Landscape

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
501
Unsold
 

Yohanan Simon (Israeli, 1905-1976) Surrealist Landscape Signed and dated ".../59" in Hebrew l.r. Gouache on paper, 14 x 19 3/4 in. (35.6 x 50.2 cm), framed. Condition: Sheet laid down on More ...

Etruscan-style Engraved Bronze Bracelet

Etruscan-style Engraved Bronze Bracelet

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1150
Unsold
 

Etruscan-style Engraved Bronze Bracelet, with geometric engraving and ram's head ends, (imperfections), dia. 3 in. More ...

Group of Arts of Asia   Magazines

Group of Arts of Asia Magazines

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1930
Sold for:
$98$80

Group of Arts of Asia Magazines, approximately sixty-four issues spanning from 1971 to 1987. More ...

Framed Photograph of "Kiowa Bill and Squaw Amegeta with papoose Kicking Eagle,"

Framed Photograph of "Kiowa Bill and Squaw Amegeta with papoose Kicking Eagle,"

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
294
Unsold
 

Framed Photograph of "Kiowa Bill and Squaw Amegeta with papoose Kicking Eagle," titled on verso, framed size 12 1/2 x 10 1/4 in. Tribal Art More ...

Tiffany & Co. Makers Mahogany Bracket Clock

Tiffany & Co. Makers Mahogany Bracket Clock

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Tiffany & Co. Makers Mahogany Bracket Clock, New York, c. 1900, no. 692, dome-top case over cast brass door with beveled glass, brass side sound frets, carrying handles, freestanding Corinthian More ...

Armenian Rug

Armenian Rug

Auction:
3004B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Apr 25, 2017
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Armenian Rug, c. 1910, 8 ft. 4 in. x 4 ft. 8 in. More ...

Group of Judaic Items

Group of Judaic Items

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$800$650

Group of Judaic Items, four fish-form spice boxes: three unmarked, the largest bearing Dutch hallmarks; two unmarked silver pieces, probably Austrian: Havdalah compendium, and spice container each More ...

Eastern European .875 Silver Dish

Eastern European .875 Silver Dish

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$338$275

Eastern European .875 Silver Dish, probably Riga, mid to late 19th century, maker's mark in Cyrillic "PT," ovoid, engraved to center with a Greek key register and basketweave motif, with Hebrew More ...

Fourteen Pieces of Glass and Ceramic Tableware Items

Fourteen Pieces of Glass and Ceramic Tableware Items

Auction:
2997T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1972
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Fourteen Pieces of Glass and Ceramic Tableware Items, including peachblow and Burmese wares. More ...

Etruscan Revival 18kt Gold and Enamel Brooch, Eugene Fontenay

Etruscan Revival 18kt Gold and Enamel Brooch, Eugene Fontenay

Auction:
2993B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 21, 2017
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Etruscan Revival 18kt Gold and Enamel Brooch, Eugene Fontenay, France, depicting an equestrian event, suspending a plaque with Greek motto, completed by urn fringe and applied bead, ropetwist, and More ...

Etruscan Revival Gold and Micromosaic Pendant

Etruscan Revival Gold and Micromosaic Pendant

Auction:
2993B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 21, 2017
Lot:
417
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Etruscan Revival Gold and Micromosaic Pendant, depicting a satyr's head, with ropework accents, reverse with compartment, lg. 2 3/8 in. More ...

18kt Gold and Sterling Silver Leaf Necklace, Buccellati

18kt Gold and Sterling Silver Leaf Necklace, Buccellati

Auction:
2993B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 21, 2017
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

18kt Gold and Sterling Silver Leaf Necklace, Buccellati, lg. 14 5/8 in., signed. More ...

Two 18kt Gold Rings, Federico Buccellati

Two 18kt Gold Rings, Federico Buccellati

Auction:
2987T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 14, 2017
Lot:
1095
Sold for:
$677$550

Two 18kt Gold Rings, Federico Buccellati, 11.1 dwt, size 5 3/4, 3 3/4, signed. More ...