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Seven Snuff Bottles

Seven Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2111
Auction:
Sale #2111 - Oct 20, 2001
Lot:
671
Sold for:
$115$100

Seven Snuff Bottles, five porcelain, one of rock crystal, and one of European More ...

Agate Snuff Bottle

Agate Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2111
Auction:
Sale #2111 - Oct 20, 2001
Lot:
672
Sold for:
$115$100

Agate Snuff Bottle, China, early 20th century, interior painted decoration of children, well hollowed, coral glass stopper, ht. 2 3/4 More ...

English Mahogany Lap Desk

English Mahogany Lap Desk

Auction:
2106
Auction:
Sale #2106 - Oct 06, 2001
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$173$150

English Mahogany Lap Desk, late 19th century, rectangular, with side lifting handles, lid opening to baize writing surface opening to storage, with wells to front, and single side drawer, lg. 17 More ...

Seven African Metal Items

Seven African Metal Items

Auction:
2074
Auction:
Sale #2074 - Sep 15, 2001
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$144$125

Seven African Metal Items, four oval brass containers with stamped decoration, two cast bronze pieces with elaborate decoration, and a cylindrical covered container with elaborate stamped More ...

New Mexican Retablo

New Mexican Retablo

Auction:
2074
Auction:
Sale #2074 - Sep 15, 2001
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$12,650$11,000

New Mexican Retablo, 19th century, attributed to Molleno, tempera and gesso on hand-adzed wood panel, depicting the crucifixion, (surface wear), 21 1/2 x 14 in. Note: Collected in Santa Fe in More ...

Alice Denniston Laughlin (American, 1895-1952)

Alice Denniston Laughlin (American, 1895-1952)

Auction:
2102
Auction:
Sale #2102 - Sep 07, 2001
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$230$200

Alice Denniston Laughlin (American, 1895-1952) The Busy Sidewalk. Signed "Alice D. Laughlin" in pencil l.r. Woodcut on paper, image size 2 x 7 in. (5.1 x 17.8 cm), framed. Condition: Not More ...

William Lionel Wyllie (British, 1851-1931)

William Lionel Wyllie (British, 1851-1931)

Auction:
2102
Auction:
Sale #2102 - Sep 07, 2001
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$5,750$5,000

William Lionel Wyllie (British, 1851-1931) Moored Fishing Boats in a Busy Harbor Signed "W.L. Wyllie 97" l.l. Oil on canvas, 36 x 28 in. (91.4 x 71.1 cm), in a period frame (repairs and More ...

Polychrome Painted Wood Merchants Whirligig

Polychrome Painted Wood Merchants Whirligig

Auction:
2092
Auction:
Sale #2092 - Aug 12, 2001
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$575$500

Polychrome Painted Wood Merchant's Whirligig, "Boswell Bros., Groceries and Dry Goods," America, 20th century, depicting a man cranking blades, old painted surfaces, stenciled business More ...

American School

American School

Auction:
2092
Auction:
Sale #2092 - Aug 12, 2001
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$2,530$2,200

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned. Oil on panel, 26 3/4 x 22 1/4 in., in gilt frame. Condition: Scattered retouch, abrasions, and losses. N.B. According to More ...

Veuve Amiot Advertising Poster

Veuve Amiot Advertising Poster

Auction:
2084
Auction:
Sale #2084 - Jul 21, 2001
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$403$350

Veuve Amiot Advertising Poster, printed by Bataille, 30 x 40 in., laid on More ...

Regency-style Inlaid Mahogany Carlton House Writing Table

Regency-style Inlaid Mahogany Carlton House Writing Table

Auction:
2085
Auction:
Sale #2085 - Jul 14, 2001
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$3,450$3,000

Regency-style Inlaid Mahogany "Carlton House" Writing Table, 20th century, of demi-lune form, with wrap-around gallery fitted with drawers and doors, the desk fitted with one long and two More ...

Gardner Porcelain Figure of a Glazier

Gardner Porcelain Figure of a Glazier

Auction:
2085
Auction:
Sale #2085 - Jul 14, 2001
Lot:
592
Sold for:
$1,093$950

Gardner Porcelain Figure of a Glazier, Russia, c. 1840, the standing male figure modeled holding a pallet in his right hand, a cloth under his left arm, impressed mark, ht. 7 3/8 More ...

Toyokuni: a perspective print of a busy shopping area and temple grounds

Toyokuni: a perspective print of a busy shopping area and temple grounds

Auction:
2082
Auction:
Sale #2082 - Jun 23, 2001
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$259$225

Toyokuni: a perspective print of a busy shopping area and temple grounds, 1790s, framed, (good impression, More ...

Three Glass Snuff Bottles

Three Glass Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2082
Auction:
Sale #2082 - Jun 23, 2001
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$58$50

Three Glass Snuff Bottles, an overlay bottle with a multicolored carp in relief, one with blue on white overlay, and one with painted More ...

18kt Gold and Diamond Flower Clip/Brooch

18kt Gold and Diamond Flower Clip/Brooch

Auction:
2077
Auction:
Sale #2077 - Jun 12, 2001
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$1,265$1,100

18kt Gold and Diamond Flower Clip/Brooch, designed with textured, overlapping gold wire leaves, twelve round brilliant-cut diamond accents, signed Van Cleef & Arpels, no. 9678. Note: Accompanied More ...

Large Rose Mandarin Oval Platter

Large Rose Mandarin Oval Platter

Auction:
2076
Auction:
Sale #2076 - Jun 10, 2001
Lot:
221
Sold for:
$1,610$1,400

Large Rose Mandarin Oval Platter, China, 19th century, wd. 14 3/4, lg. 17 1/4 More ...

Smith Brothers

Smith Brothers

Auction:
2076
Auction:
Sale #2076 - Jun 10, 2001
Lot:
425
Sold for:
$805$700

Smith Brothers, publishers (American, 1848-1857) C. Mottram, lithographer (American, 19th Century) After John W. Hill (Anglo-American, 1812-1879) Boston, 1857. Identified in inscriptions in the More ...

Thirteen Rose Mandarin Dishes

Thirteen Rose Mandarin Dishes

Auction:
2076
Auction:
Sale #2076 - Jun 10, 2001
Lot:
538
Sold for:
$546$475

Thirteen Rose Mandarin Dishes, China, 19th century, including four dessert plates, two teacups, and seven saucers, (imperfections), ht. 2 7/8, dia. 4 1/4 - 7 3/4 More ...

Rene Lalique Deux Fleurs Perfume Bottle

Rene Lalique Deux Fleurs Perfume Bottle

Auction:
2075
Auction:
Sale #2075 - Jun 02, 2001
Lot:
82
Sold for:
$173$150

Rene Lalique Deux Fleurs Perfume Bottle, France, design created in 1935, press-molded flower center stopper on double flower blossom bottle, acid etched "R. LALIQUE, FRANCE" on base, (minor More ...

Nine Small Animals

Nine Small Animals

Auction:
2070
Auction:
Sale #2070 - May 12, 2001
Lot:
504
Sold for:
$288$250

Nine Small Animals, wind-ups: mohair bear, pup, monkey, Schuco yes/no monkey bellhop; Steiff owl, plush dog, Steiff mohair terrier (probably Ginny's pup no. 831), papier-mch} bulldog and pony, More ...

(Manuscript) SEFER HAROMAMIM

(Manuscript) SEFER HAROMAMIM

Auction:
2040
Auction:
Sale #2040 - Apr 23, 2001
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$690$600

(Manuscript) SEFER HA'ROMAMIM, n.d., no scribe mentioned, possibly a commentary on Josephus, ANTIQUITIES OF THE JEWS, handwritten in ink on paper, leather bound, (water More ...

Assemblage of Judaic Articles

Assemblage of Judaic Articles

Auction:
2040
Auction:
Sale #2040 - Apr 23, 2001
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$259$225

Assemblage of Judaic Articles, including spice containers, lithographed tin Purim noisemaker, Kiddush cups, advertising penknife, printing blocks, etc. housed in a wooden display box, lg. 16 1/2 More ...

English Silver Plated Wine Bottle Holder

English Silver Plated Wine Bottle Holder

Auction:
2040
Auction:
Sale #2040 - Apr 23, 2001
Lot:
298A
Sold for:
$288$250

English Silver Plated Wine Bottle Holder, Mappin & Webb, London, early 20th century, circular, with scrolled handle, ht. 9 5/8 More ...

Victorian Mahogany Pedestal Partners Desk

Victorian Mahogany Pedestal Partners Desk

Auction:
2061
Auction:
Sale #2061 - Apr 07, 2001
Lot:
515
Sold for:
$6,038$5,250

Victorian Mahogany Pedestal Partner's Desk, second half 19th century, the generously proportioned top with gilt tooled brown leather writing surface above two frieze drawers on each side, the More ...

Three Scottish Tartanware Desk Articles

Three Scottish Tartanware Desk Articles

Auction:
2067
Auction:
Sale #2067 - Apr 06, 2001
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$201$175

Three Scottish Tartanware Desk Articles, late 19th century, a "Rob Roy" paper knife, lg. 8 5/8, a cylindrical measure, lg. 6 3/4, and a 6-inch More ...

Steel Lock Box with Brass Nameplate

Steel Lock Box with Brass Nameplate

Auction:
2067
Auction:
Sale #2067 - Apr 06, 2001
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$115$100

Steel Lock Box with Brass Nameplate, late 19th/early 20th century, the rectangular box set to lid with large etched brass name plate titled "Mrs. Ash, Professor of Music," the letters More ...

National Cash Register

National Cash Register

Auction:
2060
Auction:
Sale #2060 - Mar 31, 2001
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$1,610$1,400

National Cash Register, Model 597 Electric-Mechanical, oak floor model, with receipt mechanism, six cash drawers over three drawers and compartments, on squat cabriole legs, ht. 66 in. N.B. More ...

Adams Chewing Gum Vending Machine

Adams Chewing Gum Vending Machine

Auction:
2060
Auction:
Sale #2060 - Mar 31, 2001
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$115$100

Adams Chewing Gum Vending Machine, by Stewart & McGuire, New York, of Art Deco style, with six dispensers, ht. 15 1/2 More ...

Steam Gauge Signed Louis R. Ross

Steam Gauge Signed Louis R. Ross

Auction:
2060
Auction:
Sale #2060 - Mar 31, 2001
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$546$475

Steam Gauge Signed Louis R. Ross, Newtonville, Massachusetts, by the Ashton Valve Co., Boston, No. 101553, the dial divided 0-500 by 100s, dia. 3 1/4 in. N.B. The Ross Co. was in business building More ...

Bausch & Lomb Portable Binocular Microscope

Bausch & Lomb Portable Binocular Microscope

Auction:
2060
Auction:
Sale #2060 - Mar 31, 2001
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$161$140

Bausch & Lomb Portable Binocular Microscope, in fitted leather case, and a Martin Pattern in a wood box. Provenance: According to the vendor, the Bausch & Lomb was used in the Lindbergh kidnapping More ...