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Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall   Art Glass Sculpture

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1041
Sold for:
$74$60

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture, United States, 2001, cast glass, metal and clay, ht. 31 3/4, wd. 14, dp. 4 3/4 in. Note: Born in 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Adams is More ...

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall   Art Glass Sculpture

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
586
Unsold
 

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture, United States, 2001, cast glass, metal and clay, ht. 31 3/4, wd. 14, dp. 4 3/4 in. Note: Born in 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Adams is More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844.

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844. Single leaf secretarial document authorizing Lloyd Selby to deliver the results (in triplicate) of Mississippi's presidential vote to More ...

Nixon, Richard M. (1913-1994) A Collection of Memorabilia, 1972-1973.

Nixon, Richard M. (1913-1994) A Collection of Memorabilia, 1972-1973.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1023
Sold for:
$461$375

Nixon, Richard M. (1913-1994) A Collection of Memorabilia, 1972-1973. Including: official color 8 x 10 in. White House portrait of Nixon as President; portrait of the President and First Lady; a More ...

Group of Commemorative Pins

Group of Commemorative Pins

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1793
Sold for:
$234$190

Group of Commemorative Pins, including a Pan-American Exposition, Taft, Willkie & McNary, Beautiful Jim Key, Joe McClain, King Philip, and two British royal commemorative match safes. More ...

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011)      Sacajawea with Packhorse

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Sacajawea with Packhorse

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
281
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Sacajawea with Packhorse Signed, dated, and inscribed "© Harry Jackson/1978/SA PH 14" and with the "WFS/ITALY" and the artist's thumb print on the back of More ...

Two-sided Painted "Liberty & Education" Banner

Two-sided Painted "Liberty & Education" Banner

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Two-sided Painted "Liberty & Education" Banner, probably decorated by George Willmarth (1792-1878), Addison, Vermont, dated 1828, painted on sailcloth, each side with red and white stripes and a More ...

Five Groups of Framed Press Badges

Five Groups of Framed Press Badges

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1080
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Five Groups of Framed Press Badges, including a 1908, 1912, 1932, and 1936 Democratic National Convention, a 1912 Republican National Convention, and a 1912 Progressive National Convention. More ...

Two Shirley Chisholm Campaign Posters

Two Shirley Chisholm Campaign Posters

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Two Shirley Chisholm Campaign Posters, 1972. Note: Shirley Anita Chisholm (1924-2005) was an American politician and educator. In 1968, she became the first African American woman elected to More ...

Four Presidential Commemorative Medallions

Four Presidential Commemorative Medallions

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1291
Unsold
 

Four Presidential Commemorative Medallions, for Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, Calvin Coolidge, and Abraham Lincoln. More ...

Twenty-one 1860 Central Bank of Virginia $5 Notes.     Estimate $100-200

Twenty-one 1860 Central Bank of Virginia $5 Notes. Estimate $100-200

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1488
Sold for:
$160$130

Twenty-one 1860 Central Bank of Virginia $5 Notes. More ...

Calvin Coolidge "Vermonter" Campaign Badge

Calvin Coolidge "Vermonter" Campaign Badge

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1576
Sold for:
$185$150

Calvin Coolidge "Vermonter" Campaign Badge, stamped "Whitehead & Hoag," with a celluloid portrait of Coolidge reading "Vermonter Elect Him Again." More ...

Calvin Coolidge "Vermonter" Campaign Badge

Calvin Coolidge "Vermonter" Campaign Badge

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1577
Sold for:
$98$80

Calvin Coolidge "Vermonter" Campaign Badge, stamped "Whitehead & Hoag," with a celluloid portrait of Coolidge reading "Vermonter Elect Him Again." More ...

Lincoln Memorial Announcement, Lincoln Political Card, and Image

Lincoln Memorial Announcement, Lincoln Political Card, and Image

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$800$650

Lincoln Memorial Announcement, Lincoln Political Card, and Image, c. 1860-65, a framed "ORDER OF EXERCISES" for the funeral of Abraham Lincoln, an "ELECT/LINCOLN HAMLIN" political card, and a small More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter, 26 March 1799.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter, 26 March 1799.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter, 26 March 1799. Quarto-format laid paper bifolium with self-envelope and intact wax seal inscribed over one and a half pages. To William Vans Murray More ...

United States, Political Map, Republican Sweep of 1894.

United States, Political Map, Republican Sweep of 1894.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1581
Sold for:
$98$80

United States, Political Map, Republican Sweep of 1894. Philadelphia: William M. Bradley, 1894 [sold by John E. Potter & Co.]. Large folded lithographic map on paper with stencil colors, showing the More ...

Two Centennial Election Posters

Two Centennial Election Posters

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
2127
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Two Centennial Election Posters, 1876, color lithographs, Rutherford B. Hayes/William A. Wheeler/The Republican Nominees and Saml. J. Tildend/Thos. A. Hendricks/The Democratic Nominees, both by More ...

George Hitchcock (American, 1850-1913)      Pandora

George Hitchcock (American, 1850-1913) Pandora

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
275
Unsold
 

George Hitchcock (American, 1850-1913) Pandora Signed "G. HITCHCOCK" l.l. Oil on canvas, 26 x 22 in. (66.0 x 55.8 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered retouch, minor canvas rippling. More ...

The New York Semi-Weekly   [later Daily  ] Tribune  , Bound Volume Containing Issues from March 1859 through December 31, 1861.

The New York Semi-Weekly [later Daily ] Tribune , Bound Volume Containing Issues from March 1859 through December 31, 1861.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$246$200

The New York Semi-Weekly [later Daily] Tribune, Bound Volume Containing Issues from March 1859 through December 31, 1861. Dozens of issues of the paper for the period between 1859 and 1861, More ...

The Captain Elias Pratt II Eight-day Cherry Tall Clock

The Captain Elias Pratt II Eight-day Cherry Tall Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
720
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

The Captain Elias Pratt II Eight-day Cherry Tall Clock, Asa Sibley, Woodstock, Connecticut, c. 1790, the pierced fret top with inlaid plinths and brass finials, fluted freestanding columns flank More ...

Kennedy, Edward M. (1932-2009) Typed Letter Signed, 15 September 1969.

Kennedy, Edward M. (1932-2009) Typed Letter Signed, 15 September 1969.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1052
Sold for:
$277$225

Kennedy, Edward M. (1932-2009) Typed Letter Signed, 15 September 1969. Single sheet of Kennedy's Senate letterhead, typed on one side. To Mr. and Mrs. Worthen, referring to the death of Mary Jo More ...

Ernest Lawson (American, 1873-1939)      Harvest, Segovia, Spain

Ernest Lawson (American, 1873-1939) Harvest, Segovia, Spain

Auction:
2878B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 22, 2016
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Ernest Lawson (American, 1873-1939) Harvest, Segovia, Spain Signed "E. Lawson" l.l. Oil on canvas, 20 1/4 x 24 3/8 in. (51.3 x 62.0 cm), framed. Condition: Minor retouch to u.r. corner, More ...

Augustus Romaldus Wright's Toiletry Box and Images

Augustus Romaldus Wright's Toiletry Box and Images

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Augustus Romaldus Wright's Toiletry Box and Images, c. mid-19th century, elaborate mahogany case with a silver escutcheon on the top marked Augustus Wright with foliate designs, and a silver plate More ...

John Stevens Jr. Woolen Needlework Pocketbook

John Stevens Jr. Woolen Needlework Pocketbook

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

John Stevens Jr. Woolen Needlework Pocketbook, possibly Perth Amboy, New Jersey, 1774, the envelope-shaped pocket book worked in Irish stitch in a zigzag diamond pattern in shades of yellow, red, More ...

Three Patriotic Items

Three Patriotic Items

Auction:
2686M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 14, 2013
Lot:
998
Sold for:
$369$300

Three Patriotic Items, an embroidered banner commemorating Independence Day and the election of George Washington as president, a Centennial molded copper mirror with three coat hooks depicting More ...

Walnut Carved United States House of Representatives Desk

Walnut Carved United States House of Representatives Desk

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
593
Unsold
 

Walnut Carved United States House of Representatives Desk, Doe & Hazelton, Boston, after a design by Thomas Ustick Walter, c. 1857, the crest centering a carved union shield flanked by volutes above More ...

Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827. Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies,

Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827. Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies,

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$270$225

Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827. Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies, Philadelphia; inscribed on two and half pages. To Elijah More ...

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863)   Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836.

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863) Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$48,000$40,000

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863) Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836. Paper bifolium inscribed on two and a half pages. To Elijah Hayward (1786-1864) describing the current More ...

Presidential Autographs, Four Signed Letters, Two Signature Cards:

Presidential Autographs, Four Signed Letters, Two Signature Cards:

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$780$650

Presidential Autographs, Four Signed Letters, Two Signature Cards: William Howard Taft (1857-1930) two typed letters signed, 1908 and 1913; Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933) typed letter signed on White More ...

Collection of Mostly Paper Ephemera and Photographs

Collection of Mostly Paper Ephemera and Photographs

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 22, 2013
Lot:
393A
Sold for:
$738$600

Collection of Mostly Paper Ephemera and Photographs, approx. thirty-two Victorian chromolithograph holiday and greeting cards, several mostly late 19th photographs including firemen dousing a house More ...