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Turned and Painted Lidded Container

Turned and Painted Lidded Container

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
678
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Turned and Painted Lidded Container, America, 19th century, the green-painted container with stright sides on a knopped stem with flaring foot, orange line decoration on base and lid, ht. 6 3/4 More ...

Turned and Blue-painted Keg

Turned and Blue-painted Keg

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
679
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Turned and Blue-painted Keg, America, 19th century, the barrel form container with raised and black-painted bands with painted rivets, ht. 9 1/8, dia. 6 in. The property of Pam Boynton More ...

Miniature Wallpaper Covered Dome-top Box

Miniature Wallpaper Covered Dome-top Box

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
251
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Miniature Wallpaper Covered Dome-top Box, probably New England, early 19th century, rectangular covered box with wire hinged lid covered with brown leaf and dot patterned wallpaper, the interior More ...

Nine Painted Wooden Objects

Nine Painted Wooden Objects

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
528
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Nine Painted Wooden Objects, 19th/20th century, three turned and covered containers, three carved and painted birds, a small blue-painted pail, a small paint-decorated match holder, and a turned and More ...

Trunk and Civil War Items Identified to Captain John W. Trafton, Company E, 27th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry

Trunk and Civil War Items Identified to Captain John W. Trafton, Company E, 27th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
97
Estimate:
$4,000 - $6,000

Trunk and Civil War Items Identified to Captain John W. Trafton, Company E, 27th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, c. 1861-65, a leather-covered wooden trunk with iron fittings, an officer's kepi More ...

Six Figural Candy Containers

Six Figural Candy Containers

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1150
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Six Figural Candy Containers, 20th century, constructed mostly of paperboard, including two clowns, the Easter Bunny, an orange character, and a pigeon, ht. to 7 in. The property of Carolyn and More ...

Seven Turned Table Items

Seven Turned Table Items

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1308
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Seven Turned Table Items, 19th century, a pair of smoke-decorated vases, an unpainted goblet, a small Peaseware container, a yellow-painted sander, a plate, and a paint decorated urn, ht. to 7 1/2 More ...

Three Bound Scrapbooks of Silhouettes by Demors

Three Bound Scrapbooks of Silhouettes by Demors

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1606
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Three Bound Scrapbooks of Silhouettes by Demors, Warner, New Hampshire, early 20th century, containing approximately 225 silhouettes, many after Edouart, King, Bache, and Hubbard, depicting a wide More ...

Three Round Pantry Boxes, an Oval Band Box, a Tole Container, and a Tole Tray

Three Round Pantry Boxes, an Oval Band Box, a Tole Container, and a Tole Tray

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1645
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Three Round Pantry Boxes, an Oval Band Box, a Tole Container, and a Tole Tray, 19th century, wd. to 12 5/8 in. More ...

Unbound Photo Album Containing Thirty Identified Albumen Carte-de-Visite Photographs of 19th Century Literary, Stage, Political, and Mi

Unbound Photo Album Containing Thirty Identified Albumen Carte-de-Visite Photographs of 19th Century Literary, Stage, Political, and Mi

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1676
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Unbound Photo Album Containing Thirty Identified Albumen Carte-de-Visite Photographs of 19th Century Literary, Stage, Political, and Military Figures, c. 1860-80, sitters include: General P.G.T. More ...

Nine Tole Boxes and Containers.     Estimate $200-300

Nine Tole Boxes and Containers. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1134
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Nine Tole Boxes and Containers. More ...

Red-painted Tin Desk Box/Tea Caddy

Red-painted Tin Desk Box/Tea Caddy

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1398
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Red-painted Tin Desk Box/Tea Caddy, England, early 19th century, the box with fruit and leaf decoration above a geometric band, on four paw feet, interior fitted with compartmented tray holding two More ...

Three Wedgwood Victoria Ware Vases

Three Wedgwood Victoria Ware Vases

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1444
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Three Wedgwood Victoria Ware Vases, England, c. 1875, each with a light salmon ground and white relief, a pair of vases with deep rust borders and floral festoons surrounding trophies and More ...

Clement Massier Monumental Handled Vase

Clement Massier Monumental Handled Vase

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1469
Estimate:
$20 - $200

Clement Massier Monumental Handled Vase, France, Golfe-Juan workshop, late 19th century, landscape scene under iridescent glaze in green, gold, and purple, signed "Geplee" on the body and "Massier" More ...

Collapsible Painted Canvas and Wood Rebekah Well, Five Urns, and a Tambourine

Collapsible Painted Canvas and Wood Rebekah Well, Five Urns, and a Tambourine

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1489
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Collapsible Painted Canvas and Wood Rebekah Well, Five Urns, and a Tambourine, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the well with wood top and bottom opening to an octagonal well, with faux More ...

Group of Silver Jewelry and Accessories

Group of Silver Jewelry and Accessories

Auction:
3301T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1119
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Group of Silver Jewelry and Accessories, including a sterling silver monogrammed heart locket, an enameled vinaigrette with figural scene, two crowned heart containers, and a watch chain. More ...

Three-piece Mark Cross Pigskin Luggage Set

Three-piece Mark Cross Pigskin Luggage Set

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
194
Sold for:
$369$300

Three-piece Mark Cross Pigskin Luggage Set, late 20th century, toiletry case with removable section containing four glass bottles and three glass jars with silvered tops, removable mirror, and More ...

Pink Lustre Decorated Commemorative 1812 Heroes Jug

Pink Lustre Decorated Commemorative 1812 Heroes Jug

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
481
Sold for:
$984$800

Pink Lustre Decorated Commemorative 1812 Heroes Jug, England, c. 1813, bulbous shape with buff ground and puce transfer prints, one side with depiction of American military heroes showing an More ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley High Post Alidades

Two W. & L.E. Gurley High Post Alidades

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$984$800

Two W. & L.E. Gurley High Post Alidades, serial no. 12791 with an 11 1/2-in. scope, trough compass mounts to a 16 x 3-in. blade, case contains plummet, right-angle prism eyepiece, sunshade, More ...

Monumental Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Mercury Wheel Barometer and Clock

Monumental Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Mercury Wheel Barometer and Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Monumental Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Mercury Wheel Barometer and Clock, J. Amadio, 6 Shorters Court, rosewood veneered case with swan's neck crest above the silvered dry/damp scale and thermometer, More ...

Two-bird Singing Automaton

Two-bird Singing Automaton

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
433
Sold for:
$800$650

Two-bird Singing Automaton, Germany, 20th century, brass case with repousse decoration and wire cage containing two birds with colorful plumage which sing and move heads, tails, and beaks when More ...

Large Two-bird Singing Automaton

Large Two-bird Singing Automaton

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
446
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Large Two-bird Singing Automaton, brass case with repousse decoration and wire cage containing two birds with colorful plumage which sing and move heads, tails, and beaks when activated by the More ...

Johnnie Walker Black Label 12 Years Old, 1 bottle

Johnnie Walker Black Label 12 Years Old, 1 bottle

Auction:
3294T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 08, 2019
Lot:
1449
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,200

Johnnie Walker Black Label 12 Years Old Scotland official bottling, c. 1910, blown in mold bottle with applied top, driven cork, cracks to top of capsule, some fading to label, u: low shoulder, More ...

Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976)      The Double Portfolio Formulation: Articulation

Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976) The Double Portfolio Formulation: Articulation

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Josef Albers (German/American, 1888-1976) The Double Portfolio Formulation: Articulation, 1972, edition of 1,000, containing sixty-six folders holding 127 prints, published by Harry N. Abrams, More ...

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1175
Unsold
 

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant, white marble top, long drawer over fall front which opens to eight pigeonholes and five short drawers, leather writing surface, two long drawers, More ...

Empire-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Secretaire a Abattant and a Matching Side Chair

Empire-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Secretaire a Abattant and a Matching Side Chair

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1198
Sold for:
$246$200

Empire-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Secretaire a Abattant and a Matching Side Chair, France, 20th century, black granite top, frieze drawer, fall-front with ormolu wreath More ...

Brass-mounted Hardwood Gimballed Stick Barometer

Brass-mounted Hardwood Gimballed Stick Barometer

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1236
Unsold
 

Brass-mounted Hardwood Gimballed Stick Barometer, ht. 39 in. Note: Barometers containing mercury cannot be shipped and must be picked up at the gallery. More ...

Set of Six Imari Bowls

Set of Six Imari Bowls

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1477
Sold for:
$62$50

Set of Six Imari Bowls, China, eight-lobed low bowls with floral rim, with the "Three Friends of Winter" in a central roundel, four-character Chenghua mark on base, ht. 1 3/4, dia. 6 in. More ...

Pair of Famille Verte Small Lanterns

Pair of Famille Verte Small Lanterns

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$74$60

Pair of Famille Verte Small Lanterns, China, hexagonal, with panels depicting flowering branches and flower containers, the top and bottom in gilded fretwork, ht. 5 3/8 in. More ...

Covered Famille Verte Jar

Covered Famille Verte Jar

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$308$250

Covered Famille Verte Jar, China, 19th/20th century, baluster form, decorated with cartouches containing a peacock and peonies on one side, kingfishers and lotus on the other, overall ht. 17 3/4 More ...