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Yellow-painted Peg Rack

Yellow-painted Peg Rack

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1690
Sold for:
$677$550

Yellow-painted Peg Rack, America, 19th century, with thirteen pegs, lg. 62 3/4 in. More ...

Boxed PAR Lithographed Wood Patriotic Jigsaw Puzzle

Boxed PAR Lithographed Wood Patriotic Jigsaw Puzzle

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1005
Unsold
 

Boxed PAR Lithographed Wood Patriotic Jigsaw Puzzle, sold with a copy of Anne Williams's Jigsaw Puzzles. More ...

Boxed PAR Lithographed Wood Jigsaw Puzzle of a Continental Riverscape.     Estimate $400-600

Boxed PAR Lithographed Wood Jigsaw Puzzle of a Continental Riverscape. Estimate $400-600

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1006
Unsold
 

Boxed PAR Lithographed Wood Jigsaw Puzzle of a Continental Riverscape. More ...

Boxed PAR Lithographed Wood Jigsaw Puzzle of a Revolutionary War Scene.     Estimate $400-600

Boxed PAR Lithographed Wood Jigsaw Puzzle of a Revolutionary War Scene. Estimate $400-600

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1188A
Unsold
 

Boxed PAR Lithographed Wood Jigsaw Puzzle of a Revolutionary War Scene. More ...

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen

Auction:
3157T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
2199
Sold for:
$277$225

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen, Britain, c. 1970, silver, acrylic, mother-of-pearl, and jasper. Note: Purchased from Tadema Gallery, London. Gunilla Treen's (b. 1949) puzzle jewelry consists of More ...

Pair of Brass and Glass "The Diamond Prince" Peg Lamps

Pair of Brass and Glass "The Diamond Prince" Peg Lamps

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1424
Sold for:
$185$150

Pair of Brass and Glass "The Diamond Prince" Peg Lamps, ht. 17 in. More ...

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen

Auction:
3111T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
1100
Unsold
 

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen, Britain, c. 1970, silver, acrylic, mother-of-pearl, and jasper. Note: Purchased from Tadema Gallery, London. Gunilla Treen's (b. 1949) puzzle jewelry consists of More ...

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen

Auction:
3064T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1262
Unsold
 

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen, Britain, c. 1970, silver, acrylic, mother-of-pearl, and jasper. Note: Purchased from Tadema Gallery, London. Gunilla Treen's (b. 1949) puzzle jewelry consists of More ...

Turned Pine Seven-peg Coat Rack

Turned Pine Seven-peg Coat Rack

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
457
Sold for:
$123$100

Turned Pine Seven-peg Coat Rack, lg. 58 1/2 in. More ...

Wallis's New Dissected Map of Asia, Engraved from the Latest Authorities for the Use of Young Students in Geography.

Wallis's New Dissected Map of Asia, Engraved from the Latest Authorities for the Use of Young Students in Geography.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
648
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Wallis's New Dissected Map of Asia, Engraved from the Latest Authorities for the Use of Young Students in Geography. London: No. 42 Skinner Street, Snow Hill, John Wallis, [late 18th-early 19th More ...

Wrought Iron Puzzle Box

Wrought Iron Puzzle Box

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$800$650

Wrought Iron Puzzle Box, Europe, late 18th century, box with domed lid, secured by two trick hasps hiding locks, ht. 4 3/4, wd. 6, dp. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Dated Stoneware Puzzle Jug

Dated Stoneware Puzzle Jug

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
281
Sold for:
$984$800

Dated Stoneware Puzzle Jug, England, 1837, with five spouts over a pierced and blue dotted neck, the bulbous lower body with incised verse "A Puzzle - Gentlemen Now Try Your Skill If You Can Drink More ...

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen

Auction:
3015B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 27, 2017
Lot:
39
Unsold
 

Puzzle Necklace, Gunilla Treen, Britain, c. 1970, silver, acrylic, mother-of-pearl, and jasper. Note: Purchased from Tadema Gallery, London. Gunilla Treen's (b. 1949) puzzle jewelry consists of More ...

Green-painted Peg Rack

Green-painted Peg Rack

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1670
Sold for:
$221$180

Green-painted Peg Rack, 19th century, with eleven pegs, (imperfections), lg. 62 1/4 in. More ...

Large Group of Puzzles

Large Group of Puzzles

Auction:
2851M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 08, 2015
Lot:
484
Sold for:
$246$200

Large Group of Puzzles, including a Gilbert Puzzle Parties. More ...

Perseverance Puzzle "Roses,"

Perseverance Puzzle "Roses,"

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2012
Lot:
97
Unsold
 

Perseverance Puzzle "Roses," c. 1910, McLoughlin Brothers, New York, wooden puzzle of pastel "Ideal Head" by Carle J. Blenner depicting woman holding roses, strong color, in original box, More ...

PAR Wood Jigsaw Picture Puzzle

PAR Wood Jigsaw Picture Puzzle

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2012
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$480$400

PAR Wood Jigsaw Picture Puzzle, New York, NY, titled "Under the Yoke," partial label on box 722H, bright image, approximately 820 pieces, (five missing pieces), box size 8 x 11 x 2 1/2 in. More ...

Assortment of Children's Puzzles, Games, Toys, and Books

Assortment of Children's Puzzles, Games, Toys, and Books

Auction:
2587M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2012
Lot:
881
Sold for:
$237$200

Assortment of Children's Puzzles, Games, Toys, and Books, 19th-20th century, most with lithographed covers, three Milton Bradley Co. (Springfield, Massachusetts) puzzles: "Old Dobbin Scroll Puzzle," More ...

Bronze Tent Peg

Bronze Tent Peg

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 02, 2011
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$119$100

Bronze Tent Peg, Central India, 19th century, lg. 14 in. More ...

Three Boxed Victorian Games and Puzzles

Three Boxed Victorian Games and Puzzles

Auction:
2494
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 07, 2010
Lot:
595
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Three Boxed Victorian Games and Puzzles, late 19th century, slide-lid boxes with hand-painted lithographed paper on the covers including "HISTORICAL AMUSEMENT/A NEW AND ENTERTAINING GAME ON THE More ...

Set of Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Jigsaw Puzzles

Set of Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Jigsaw Puzzles

Auction:
2488
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 17, 2009
Lot:
810
Sold for:
$59$50

Set of Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Jigsaw Puzzles, late 19th century, each depicting African and Asian scenes with people and animals, text in French: Negres, Hindous, Nubiens, Hottentots et More ...

Set of Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Jigsaw Puzzles

Set of Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Jigsaw Puzzles

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
808
Unsold
 

Set of Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Jigsaw Puzzles, late 19th century, each depicting African and Asian scenes with people and animals, text in French: Negres, Hindous, Nubiens, Hottentots et More ...

Nine Assorted Boxed Jigsaw Puzzles

Nine Assorted Boxed Jigsaw Puzzles

Auction:
2438
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 18, 2008
Lot:
731
Sold for:
$237$200

Nine Assorted Boxed Jigsaw Puzzles, late 19th/early 20th century, two Milton Bradley dissected maps of Europe and Asia , in wood boxes; two "Victory Gold Box" scenic views, Parker Bros. landscape More ...

Four Assorted Children's Toys and Puzzles

Four Assorted Children's Toys and Puzzles

Auction:
2418
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2008
Lot:
600
Sold for:
$119$100

Four Assorted Children's Toys and Puzzles, a German chromolithographed tin wind-up bird, a boxed Japanese Marx tin battery-powered "Chug Chug Express," a Boxed Embossing Company Color Cubes set, and More ...

Violin, c. 1900

Violin, c. 1900

Auction:
2418
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2008
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$95$80

Violin, c. 1900, labeled ANTOIN OSTRIZEK..., length of one-piece back 14 1/16 in., 358 mm. More ...

German Violin, c. 1920

German Violin, c. 1920

Auction:
2407
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 04, 2008
Lot:
149
Sold for:
$267$225

German Violin, c. 1920, length of two-piece back 14 1/4 in., 362 mm. More ...

Stoneware Puzzle Jug

Stoneware Puzzle Jug

Auction:
2357
Auction:
Zeitlin Collection of English Ceramics - Sep 09, 2006
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$206$175

Stoneware Puzzle Jug, England, 20th century, pierced neck, with five spouts, dated 1837 above a verse "Gentlemen now try your skill if you can drink without a spill", ht. 8 1/4 in. More ...

Three Lithographed Wooden Jigsaw Puzzles and a Set of Lithographed Puzzle Blocks

Three Lithographed Wooden Jigsaw Puzzles and a Set of Lithographed Puzzle Blocks

Auction:
2307
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 26, 2006
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$118$100

Three Lithographed Wooden Jigsaw Puzzles and a Set of Lithographed Puzzle Blocks, boxed, two Straus and one Madmar. More ...

Five Ivory Seals

Five Ivory Seals

Auction:
2315
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 22, 2005
Lot:
811
Sold for:
$176$150

Five Ivory Seals, China, 19th century, peg form; one with rounded sides and one with an inscription on the side. More ...

Five Small Ivory Peg Seals

Five Small Ivory Peg Seals

Auction:
2315
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 22, 2005
Lot:
812
Sold for:
$147$125

Five Small Ivory Peg Seals, China, 19th century, two rectangular, three square. More ...