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Twelve Mid-19th Century German Maps

Twelve Mid-19th Century German Maps

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1630
Sold for:
$246$200

Twelve Mid-19th Century German Maps, most from Carl Ferdinand Weiland, depicting North and South America, the West Indies, Australia, and continental Europe. More ...

Gage, Thomas (1603?-1656) A New Survey of the West-Indies: or, the English American his Travel by Sea and Land: Containing a Journal of

Gage, Thomas (1603?-1656) A New Survey of the West-Indies: or, the English American his Travel by Sea and Land: Containing a Journal of

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$738$600

Gage, Thomas (1603?-1656) A New Survey of the West-Indies: or, the English American his Travel by Sea and Land: Containing a Journal of Three Thousand and Three Hundred Miles with the Main Land of More ...

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies.

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies. London: Printed by Val: Sims for Edward Blount and William Aspley, 1604. First edition in English, quarto, type More ...

Cartwright, John, of Magdalen College, Oxford (fl. circa 1599) The Preachers Travels. Wherein is set downe a true Iournall, to the conf

Cartwright, John, of Magdalen College, Oxford (fl. circa 1599) The Preachers Travels. Wherein is set downe a true Iournall, to the conf

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Cartwright, John, of Magdalen College, Oxford (fl. circa 1599) The Preachers Travels. Wherein is set downe a true Iournall, to the confines of the East Indies, through the Great Countreyes of Syria, More ...

Large Micronesian Tridacna Shell Adze Blade

Large Micronesian Tridacna Shell Adze Blade

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1093
Unsold
 

Large Micronesian Tridacna Shell Adze Blade, Caroline Islands, 19th century, lg. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Ten Micronesian Shell Adze Blades

Ten Micronesian Shell Adze Blades

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1095
Sold for:
$246$200

Ten Micronesian Shell Adze Blades, 19th century, Truk and Palau, Caroline Islands, tridacna and terbra shell, one is a pendant from Satawal, in the western Caroline Islands, lg. 4 1/4, 4, two 3 3/4, More ...

Two 18th Century Maps: West Indies and Persia.

Two 18th Century Maps: West Indies and Persia.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1364
Unsold
 

Two 18th Century Maps: West Indies and Persia. Partie de la Mer du Nord ou se trouvent les Grandes et Petites Isles Antilles, et les Isles Lucayes, by Gilles Robert de Vaugondy, Paris, 1750, More ...

Four Framed George Edwards Ornithological Engravings

Four Framed George Edwards Ornithological Engravings

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1082
Sold for:
$148$120

Four Framed George Edwards Ornithological Engravings, including Small Birds from the Coast of Angola and Dove from the East Indies, ht. 12 1/2, wd. 10 in. More ...

John Herbert Caddy (Canadian, 1801-1887), Three Topographical Views of the West Indies: Two Depicting Brimstone Hill, St. Kitts, One De

John Herbert Caddy (Canadian, 1801-1887), Three Topographical Views of the West Indies: Two Depicting Brimstone Hill, St. Kitts, One De

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

John Herbert Caddy (Canadian, 1801-1887) Three Topographical Views of the West Indies: Two Depicting Brimstone Hill, St. Kitts, One Depicting The Pitons or Sugar Loaves, St. Lucia Unsigned, More ...

George II Sterling Silver Teapot

George II Sterling Silver Teapot

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

George II Sterling Silver Teapot, London, 1752-53, John Swift, maker, inverted pear-shape with rocaille C-scrolls and floral sprays throughout, engraved inscription to underside "The Gift of Col. More ...

Insurance Document for Slave Ships Betsey   and Polly

Insurance Document for Slave Ships Betsey and Polly

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$800$650

Insurance Document for Slave Ships Betsey and Polly, 1798, for a trip to the West Indies. More ...

1624 Netherlands Gelderland 48 Stuivers.     Estimate $60-80

1624 Netherlands Gelderland 48 Stuivers. Estimate $60-80

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1214
Sold for:
$160$130

1624 Netherlands Gelderland 48 Stuivers. More ...

1574 Leiden Siege Money 5 Stuivers Paper Coin.     Estimate $200-300

1574 Leiden Siege Money 5 Stuivers Paper Coin. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1215
Sold for:
$523$425

1574 Leiden Siege Money 5 Stuivers Paper Coin. More ...

Twenty Mostly 19th Century European Coins

Twenty Mostly 19th Century European Coins

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1233
Sold for:
$135$110

Twenty Mostly 19th Century European Coins, including two 1845 Straits Settlements cents, an 1839 Geneva 10 centimes, an 1804 Dutch East Indies Island of Sumatra keping, an 1883 Greek 50 lepta, an More ...

Group of Japanese Invasion Money

Group of Japanese Invasion Money

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1573
Sold for:
$62$50

Group of Japanese Invasion Money, five Netherlands Indies: three 10 gulden, a 1 gulden, and a half gulden; three Malaya: 10 dollars, 5 dollars, and 1 cent; three Burma: two 10 rupees and a 5 rupees; More ...

William Pepperrell Letter Regarding Ability to Sail a Ship

William Pepperrell Letter Regarding Ability to Sail a Ship

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$615$500

William Pepperrell Letter Regarding Ability to Sail a Ship, 1729, "a copy to Thos Hasby (?) esq." Note: William Pepperrell was a prosperous New England merchant who transported goods to the West More ...

Motorsports-related Jacket and Shirts

Motorsports-related Jacket and Shirts

Auction:
3062T
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 13, 2017
Lot:
1069
Sold for:
$37$30

Motorsports-related Jacket and Shirts, including Indy Racing Northern Light Series, Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, Ducati, Ruote Borrani, and The Boston Cup. Provenance: The estate of J. Geils. More ...

Joseph Blackburn (Massachusetts/New Hampshire/United Kingdom, d. 1778), Portrait of David Mumford (1730-1807), New London, Connecticut

Joseph Blackburn (Massachusetts/New Hampshire/United Kingdom, d. 1778), Portrait of David Mumford (1730-1807), New London, Connecticut

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$29,520$24,000

Joseph Blackburn (Massachusetts/New Hampshire/United Kingdom, d. 1778) Portrait of David Mumford (1730-1807), New London, Connecticut Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 51 x 40 in., in the likely More ...

North and South America. Sebastian Münster (1488-1552) Die newen Inseln / so hinder Hispanium gegen Orient / bey dem Landt Indie gelege

North and South America. Sebastian Münster (1488-1552) Die newen Inseln / so hinder Hispanium gegen Orient / bey dem Landt Indie gelege

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1564
Sold for:
$738$600

North and South America. Sebastian Münster (1488-1552) Die newen Inseln / so hinder Hispanium gegen Orient / bey dem Landt Indie gelegen. [Basel, c. 1588]. Double folio sheet woodcut map on laid More ...

Ten Books on Indonesian Art

Ten Books on Indonesian Art

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1894
Sold for:
$62$50

Ten Books on Indonesian Art, Pepin Press, Indonesian Ornamental Design; Barbier-Mueller Museum, Messages in Stone; Fontein, Sculpture of Indonesia; Klokke, Ancient Indonesian Sculpture; More ...

Ten Books on Indonesian Art

Ten Books on Indonesian Art

Auction:
2986T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 09, 2017
Lot:
1090
Unsold
 

Ten Books on Indonesian Art, Pepin Press, Indonesian Ornamental Design; Barbier-Mueller Museum, Messages in Stone; Fontein, Sculpture of Indonesia; Klokke, Ancient Indonesian Sculpture; More ...

Group of Dutch and Colonial Coins

Group of Dutch and Colonial Coins

Auction:
2982T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1398
Sold for:
$584$475

Group of Dutch and Colonial Coins, including two 1791 ducatons, nine two and a half guldens: 1845, 1867, 1937, two 1944, 1959, 1960, 1962, and 1964; four one guldens: 1793, 1848, 1892, and 1929; a More ...

Group of Foreign Coins

Group of Foreign Coins

Auction:
2982T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1423A
Sold for:
$492$400

Group of Foreign Coins, including a 1914 two lire, a 1794 Gelderland duit, a 1760 Holland stuiver, a 1794 Westfrisia two stuivers, various jetons, and a 1929 five lire. More ...

Bligh, William (1754-1817) A Voyage to the South Sea, Undertaken by Command of His Majesty, for the Purpose of Conveying the Bread-Frui

Bligh, William (1754-1817) A Voyage to the South Sea, Undertaken by Command of His Majesty, for the Purpose of Conveying the Bread-Frui

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
186
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Bligh, William (1754-1817) A Voyage to the South Sea, Undertaken by Command of His Majesty, for the Purpose of Conveying the Bread-Fruit Tree to the West Indies, in His Majesty's Ship the Bounty. More ...

Percival, John [aka Mad Jack Percival] (1779-1862) and James Barron (1768-1851) Documents Related to the Schooner Porpoise.

Percival, John [aka Mad Jack Percival] (1779-1862) and James Barron (1768-1851) Documents Related to the Schooner Porpoise.

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1179
Unsold
 

Percival, John [aka Mad Jack Percival] (1779-1862) and James Barron (1768-1851) Documents Related to the Schooner Porpoise. Five documents (four of which matted and framed together) related to the More ...

Europe, Northern Ireland, and the East Indies: Five Framed Maps.

Europe, Northern Ireland, and the East Indies: Five Framed Maps.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1342
Sold for:
$492$400

Europe, Northern Ireland, and the East Indies: Five Framed Maps. Each is a hand-colored copperplate engraving on paper, framed: Herman Moll's Principal Islands of the East-Indies, London, c. 1720, More ...

Six Coin Silver Teaspoons

Six Coin Silver Teaspoons

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Six Coin Silver Teaspoons, Peter Bentzon, St. Croix, West Indies, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, early 19th century, with "Fiddle" pattern handles and pointed bowls, the back of each handle marked More ...

Exquemelin, Alexandre Olivier (c. 1645-1707) Bucaniers of America: or a True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late

Exquemelin, Alexandre Olivier (c. 1645-1707) Bucaniers of America: or a True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Exquemelin, Alexandre Olivier (c. 1645-1707) Bucaniers of America: or a True Account of the Most Remarkable Assaults Committed of Late Years upon the Coasts of the West-Indies, by the Bucaniers of More ...

Mixed Amrut, 5 750ml bottles

Mixed Amrut, 5 750ml bottles

Auction:
2853T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 15, 2015
Lot:
1780
Sold for:
$308$250

Mixed Amrut Cask Strength (1 750ml, ot) official bottling, bottled August 2010, batch number 8, 61.8% Portonova (2 750ml, oc) official bottling, unpeated malt whisky aged in virgin American oak More ...

Mary Hackett (American, 1906-1989)      Souffrir near St. Lucia West Indies

Mary Hackett (American, 1906-1989) Souffrir near St. Lucia West Indies

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
448
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Mary Hackett (American, 1906-1989) Souffrir near St. Lucia West Indies Signed and dated "Mary Hackett 1937" l.r. with a painting of a chair on verso inscribed "other side/The scary island of More ...