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William Autenrieth Cased Surgical Set

William Autenrieth Cased Surgical Set

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
440
Sold for:
$677$550

William Autenrieth Cased Surgical Set, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1876, mahogany-cased box with presentation plaque on top reading: "Elisha F. Roland/Medical College of Ohio/Prize in Physiology/Lesson More ...

Jade and Wood Box

Jade and Wood Box

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$984$800

Jade and Wood Box, China, 19th/20th century, the hinged box top carved with scrolling flowers and leaves surrounding a domed carved jade plaque depicting bats and citron, ht. 3, wd. 5 1/2, lg. 5 1/2 More ...

Carved Boxwood Netsuke

Carved Boxwood Netsuke

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Carved Boxwood Netsuke, Japan, mid 20th century, in the shape of a sumo wrestler performing a warm-up exercise, lacquered details, signed "Masatoshi," ht. 3 in. More ...

Two Carved Netsukes

Two Carved Netsukes

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Carved Netsukes, Japan, 19th century, one bone, in the shape of sennin standing with a toad over his shoulder, unsigned; and one boxwood, in the shape of a toad, signed "Shige" to underside, lg. More ...

Carved Boxwood Netsuke

Carved Boxwood Netsuke

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
385
Sold for:
$523$425

Carved Boxwood Netsuke, Japan, 19th century, "the frustrated rat catcher" with a rat under a basket and another running over his shoulder, unsigned, wd. 2 in. More ...

Two Carved Wood Netsukes

Two Carved Wood Netsukes

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$431$350

Two Carved Wood Netsukes, Japan, one boxwood, fan-shaped, with a yokai mask on one side, signed "Jusen"; and one lacquered wood, in the shape of a standing qilin, signed "Gyokuseki" to underside, More ...

Two Alidades

Two Alidades

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1383
Sold for:
$86$70

Two Alidades, a 10-in. lacquered brass instrument marked "J.H. Steward/London" with knife-edge rules on both sides and hinged sights, and a 9-in. French boxwood and nickel-plated instrument marked More ...

Ten-air Nine-bell Sublime Harmonie Cylinder Musical Box

Ten-air Nine-bell Sublime Harmonie Cylinder Musical Box

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
394
Unsold
 

Ten-air Nine-bell Sublime Harmonie Cylinder Musical Box, Switzerland, 19-in. brass cylinder, dual spring barrels, combs, and zithers, tune indicator, and nine-bells mounted to a gilt bedplate, all More ...

Three Small Carved Items

Three Small Carved Items

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Small Carved Items, Japan, a crimson-lacquered dragon; a boxwood water buffalo netsuke, signed "Mitsuharu"; and a figure of a boy netsuke, unsigned, ht. to 1 5/8, wd. to 2 in. More ...

Three Round Pantry Boxes

Three Round Pantry Boxes

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
815
Sold for:
$369$300

Three Round Pantry Boxes, America, 19th century, a gray-painted box, a green-painted box, and a plain box with carved rosettes on top and bottom, each with straight seam, ht. to 6, dia. to 10 1/2 More ...

Painted Tin Document Box and Round Box

Painted Tin Document Box and Round Box

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$369$300

Painted Tin Document Box and Round Box, America, 19th century, the document box decorated with peaches and green leaves in a white band, the round box with a spray of red flowers with green and More ...

Three Small Lacquer Boxes

Three Small Lacquer Boxes

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1106
Sold for:
$37$30

Three Small Lacquer Boxes, Asia, a compressed circular black box with yellow flowers; a rounded rectangular yellow box with pink flowers; and a rectangular box with carved top, (damage), sizes to 2 More ...

Continental Figural-carved Boxwood Hinged Box

Continental Figural-carved Boxwood Hinged Box

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2130
Sold for:
$197$160

Continental Figural-carved Boxwood Hinged Box, each side with carved battle scenes in high relief, likely depicting the French Revolution, the lid inscribed "DESAIX," lg. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Three Small Lacquer Boxes

Three Small Lacquer Boxes

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1165
Unsold
 

Three Small Lacquer Boxes, Asia, a compressed circular black box with yellow flowers; a rounded rectangular yellow box with pink flowers; and a rectangular box with carved top, (damage), sizes to 2 More ...

Four Chairmaker's Profile Planes

Four Chairmaker's Profile Planes

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$154$125

Four Chairmaker's Profile Planes, France, 19th century, boxwood handles marked "W. Bickmore," with individual shaped-profile iron blades, lg. 10 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Boxwood Cabinetmaker's Bow Saw

Boxwood Cabinetmaker's Bow Saw

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$492$400

Boxwood Cabinetmaker's Bow Saw, France, 19th century, boxwood frame with 10-in. throat and carved or rasped and textured grip with pinned toggle, overall lg. 17 1/2 in. Literature: L'outil et More ...

Three Boxwood Measuring Instruments

Three Boxwood Measuring Instruments

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
293
Sold for:
$492$400

Three Boxwood Measuring Instruments, England, 18th and 19th century, 22-in. measure with knife edge, marked on one side "Edw. Roberts Maker in Groceres Alley in Old Jewry London/Rob Nelson Nov. 22 More ...

19th Century Cooper's Hooping Dog

19th Century Cooper's Hooping Dog

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
323
Sold for:
$369$300

19th Century Cooper's Hooping Dog, France, carved and faceted boxwood body with hinged iron hold-down, lg. 10 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Five Tools

Five Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$431$350

Five Tools, Europe, a 12-in. octagonal boxwood rule marked "J. Tree/Maker/London"; two wood-handled screwdrivers; a veneer hammer; and a carved slip stone marked "Fratresse/1784/EP." Provenance: More ...

Wood Sample Box

Wood Sample Box

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Wood Sample Box, Europe, 19th/20th century, forty-five wood species with corresponding list, housed in a lidded mahogany box, box lg. 5 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Eight Leatherworking Awls

Eight Leatherworking Awls

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$215$175

Eight Leatherworking Awls, 19th/20th century, various profile iron blades with brass ferrules, boxwood handles, lg. 13 to 35 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Two Wooden Plumb Bobs

Two Wooden Plumb Bobs

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
498
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Wooden Plumb Bobs, Europe, 19th century, boxwood concentric stepped rings with brass tip, and knob, and a small rosewood example, lg. 3 to 4 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Five 19th Century Customs & Excise Timber Scribes

Five 19th Century Customs & Excise Timber Scribes

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
520
Sold for:
$215$175

Five 19th Century Customs & Excise Timber Scribes, France, iron blades with faceted boxwood handles, lg. 5 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Early French Boxwood Lark Lure and a Dated Carved Wooden Sheath

Early French Boxwood Lark Lure and a Dated Carved Wooden Sheath

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Early French Boxwood Lark Lure and a Dated Carved Wooden Sheath, inset mirrors adorn the rotating head mounted to a tapered stem; octagonal fully carved sheath marked "1872," lg. 9 to 18 1/2 in. More ...

Two Multifaceted Kaleidoscope Viewers

Two Multifaceted Kaleidoscope Viewers

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
578
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Multifaceted Kaleidoscope Viewers, probably England, 19th century, a turned boxwood example with 1 1/4-in. dia. objective, and a faceted exterior brass example, ht. 1 1/4 and 2 1/2 in. More ...

Boxwood Carving of a Bearded Sage

Boxwood Carving of a Bearded Sage

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
178
Unsold
 

Boxwood Carving of a Bearded Sage, China, 19th/20th century, standing with a bowl in his left hand and a staff in his right, ht. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Boxwood Netsuke of a Man and Child

Boxwood Netsuke of a Man and Child

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1432
Sold for:
$431$350

Boxwood Netsuke of a Man and Child, Japan, 20th century, illegible signature on foot, ht. 2 5/8 in. More ...

English Boxwood Clarinet in C, Hermann Wrede, London, c. 1820

English Boxwood Clarinet in C, Hermann Wrede, London, c. 1820

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$338$275

English Boxwood Clarinet in C, Hermann Wrede, London, c. 1820, the bell stamped H.WREDE/15/ST JOHNS-SQUARE/CLERKENWELL/LONDON/C with a unicorn device, all other joints stamped H.WREDE; together with More ...

Northwest Quill-decorated Birch Bark Lidded Box

Northwest Quill-decorated Birch Bark Lidded Box

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1132
Sold for:
$135$110

Northwest Quill-decorated Birch Bark Lidded Box, Beothuk, ht. 3 1/2, lg. 5 1/4 in. Note: A card accompanying the lot claims this box to be from the 19th century. Tribal Art More ...

Six Snuff Boxes

Six Snuff Boxes

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
522
Sold for:
$123$100

Six Snuff Boxes, 19th century, a pressed horn box with an image titled "Bonaparte a Toulon," a birch bark box with a pressed image of a girl and cat on the lid, a small burl box, a small turned More ...