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Arctic Sampler Hooked Mat

Arctic Sampler Hooked Mat

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1057
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Arctic Sampler Hooked Mat, Grenfell Labrador Industries, Newfoundland and Labrador, early 20th century, comprised of bleached and dyed cotton strips hooked onto a burlap back with woven Grenfell More ...

Steuben Crystal Arctic Fisherman

Steuben Crystal Arctic Fisherman

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Steuben Crystal Arctic Fisherman, Corning, New York, c. 1970, design by James Houston, rhodium-plated sterling silver figure of a spear fisherman, two fish swimming below, lighted stand, original More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Thirty Octavo Quadruped Plates, 1849-1854.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Thirty Octavo Quadruped Plates, 1849-1854.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1229
Sold for:
$738$600

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Thirty Octavo Quadruped Plates, 1849-1854. A selection of prints including the following subjects: American Cross Fox; Black Rat; Common Flying Squirrel; White Footed More ...

Gould, John (1804-1881) and Henry Constantine Richter (1821-1902) Eniconetta Stelleri, Steller's Eider.

Gould, John (1804-1881) and Henry Constantine Richter (1821-1902) Eniconetta Stelleri, Steller's Eider.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1242
Unsold
 

Gould, John (1804-1881) and Henry Constantine Richter (1821-1902) Eniconetta Stelleri, Steller's Eider. Hand-finished chromolithograph, matted and framed, Steller's eider is a smallish sea duck that More ...

Seven Eskimo Torso Figures

Seven Eskimo Torso Figures

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$554$450

Seven Eskimo Torso Figures, Alaska, Thule culture, seven small human figures, (some surface loss), ht. 3/4 to 1 3/4 in. Provenance: Dr. John Schaeffer collection, Lake Monroe, Florida. The More ...

Eskimo Figure

Eskimo Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
326
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Eskimo Figure, Alaska, late Punuk or Thule, the figure stands straight with cutout arms held behind the back, incised lines decorate the torso and waist, the jutting face with long nose and open More ...

Fragment of an Eskimo Harpoon Counterweight

Fragment of an Eskimo Harpoon Counterweight

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$492$400

Fragment of an Eskimo Harpoon Counterweight, Alaska, Old Bering Sea III period, c. 300-500 AD, ht. 2 1/4, wd. 4 1/2 in. Provenance: Dr. John Schaeffer collection, Lake Monroe, Florida. The More ...

Fragment of an Eskimo Harpoon Counterweight

Fragment of an Eskimo Harpoon Counterweight

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
338
Sold for:
$492$400

Fragment of an Eskimo Harpoon Counterweight, Alaska, Old Bering Sea III period, c. 300-500 AD, lg. 3 1/4 in. Provenance: Dr. John Schaeffer collection, Lake Monroe, Florida. The property of More ...

Eskimo Toggle Figure

Eskimo Toggle Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$923$750

Eskimo Toggle Figure, Alaska, 19th century, human figure with seal heads for legs, two holes pierced for attachment to a garment, ht. 2 3/4 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, Vermont. More ...

Eskimo Awl

Eskimo Awl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$154$125

Eskimo Awl, Alaska, 19th century, with stylized human head at one end, lg. 5 3/4 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, Vermont. More ...

Eskimo Awl

Eskimo Awl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$338$275

Eskimo Awl, Alaska, 19th century, stylized fish with attached head, fine engraving highlighted in black, lg. 8 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, Vermont. More ...

Eskimo Model Ship

Eskimo Model Ship

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
351
Unsold
 

Eskimo Model Ship, Alaska, c. 1900, attributed to Angokwazhuk (Happy Jack) (c. 1870-1918), Inupiat, Nome, constructed from bone and walrus tusk, ht. 6, wd. 7 1/2 in. Provenance: Private More ...

Eskimo Drum Handle

Eskimo Drum Handle

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Eskimo Drum Handle, Alaska, historic period, handle with bear and human head, pierced for attachment to a drum, smooth honey brown patina, lg. 6 1/8 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, More ...

Painted Wood Eskimo Food Bowl

Painted Wood Eskimo Food Bowl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$492$400

Painted Wood Eskimo Food Bowl, Alaska, c. 1920s, the painted ovoid form with three stacked painted stylized caribou shot with arrows on the interior, 10 3/4 x 7 in. More ...

Eight Eskimo Nephrite Adze Blades

Eight Eskimo Nephrite Adze Blades

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$461$375

Eight Eskimo Nephrite Adze Blades, Inupiat peoples, collected from St. Lawrence Island and the mainland around Norton Sound, Alaska, lg. 8 3/4, 8, 6, 5 1/2, 4 3/4, 4 1/2, 3, and 2 3/4 in. More ...

Eight Eskimo Nephrite Adze Blades

Eight Eskimo Nephrite Adze Blades

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$523$425

Eight Eskimo Nephrite Adze Blades, Inupiat peoples, collected from St. Lawrence Island and the mainland around Norton Sound, Alaska, lg. 7, 6, 5 1/2, 5 1/2, 4 3/4, 4, 2 3/4, and 2 1/4 in. More ...

Small Eskimo Figure

Small Eskimo Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
358
Unsold
 

Small Eskimo Figure, Alaska, Punuk, 500-1200 AD, abstract form, raised nose and brow, lines incised across the cheeks, ht. 2 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, Vermont. More ...

Eskimo Wrist Guard

Eskimo Wrist Guard

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
360
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Eskimo Wrist Guard, Alaska, Punuk, 500-1200 AD, decorated with pigmented incised geometric patterns around the edge, pierced for attachment, with deep honey-colored patina, ht. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Eskimo Prehistoric Polar Bear

Eskimo Prehistoric Polar Bear

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Eskimo Prehistoric Polar Bear, Alaska, Punuk, 500-1200 AD, probably excavated on St. Lawrence Island, lg. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Eskimo Figure

Eskimo Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$923$750

Eskimo Figure, Alaska, Punuk, 500-1200 AD, elongated male torso, (minor surface loss and loss to part of the head), lg. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Eskimo Gut Scraper

Eskimo Gut Scraper

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
364
Unsold
 

Eskimo Gut Scraper, Alaska, Old Bering Sea III period, c. 300-500 AD, engraved on the front with curvilinear designs, (surface loss, loss to both ends), lg. 4, wd. 2 5/8 in. Provenance: Private More ...

Eskimo Harpoon Counterweight

Eskimo Harpoon Counterweight

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
365
Sold for:
$738$600

Eskimo Harpoon Counterweight, St. Lawrence Island, Alaska, Old Bering Sea II period, c. 100-300 AD, ht. 3, wd. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Small Eskimo Figure

Small Eskimo Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
367
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Small Eskimo Figure, Alaska, Okvik, Old Bering Sea I period, 200 BC-100 AD, elongated torso and head, traces of fine incising on torso, ht. 2 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, More ...

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Topsy Turvy.

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Topsy Turvy.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
275
Sold for:
$308$250

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Topsy Turvy. New York: J.S. Ogilvie, 1890. First American edition, first edition in English, octavo, rare, subtitle on frontispiece: "How the Americans bought the North Pole More ...

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892)      Rescue from the Rocks

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) Rescue from the Rocks

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
231
Unsold
 

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) Rescue from the Rocks Signed and dated "Wm Bradford/64" l.r., identified on labels from Vose Galleries, Boston, and Haley & Steele, Boston, on the frame More ...

William Bradford (Massachusetts/California, 1823-1892)      Arctic Whaling Scene

William Bradford (Massachusetts/California, 1823-1892) Arctic Whaling Scene

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
862
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

William Bradford (Massachusetts/California, 1823-1892) Arctic Whaling Scene Signed "William Bradford" in pencil and in the plate l.r., inscribed in the plate "Copyrighted by Radtke & Co., New More ...

Carved Plaque of the Sailing Ship Red Jacket

Carved Plaque of the Sailing Ship Red Jacket

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
864
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Carved Plaque of the Sailing Ship Red Jacket, Lloyd H. Thomas, Camden, Maine, 20th century, the ship with three-dimensional sails and hull depicted in an arctic sea, in a mahogany frame, artist's More ...

Silver-plated Flagon with Arctic Scene

Silver-plated Flagon with Arctic Scene

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3066
Sold for:
$111$90

Silver-plated Flagon with Arctic Scene, late 19th century, unmarked, engraved scene to body featuring seals in an icy landscape, monogrammed to spout, ht. 12 in. More ...

Signed First Day Covers.

Signed First Day Covers.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1070
Sold for:
$277$225

Signed First Day Covers. Including: first day seashells cover from 1985 signed by Jaws author Peter Benchley, with a sketch of a shark, and Jaws composer John Williams, with the bars of the theme; More ...

Athabaskan or Sub-Arctic Cree "Octopus Bag,"

Athabaskan or Sub-Arctic Cree "Octopus Bag,"

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
300
Unsold
 

Athabaskan or Sub-Arctic Cree "Octopus Bag," c. 1870s, brown stroud cloth bag with cotton interior lining, two lines of small white beads outline the entire edge front and back, front beaded in a More ...