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Bronze Compass Rose Wall Plaque

Bronze Compass Rose Wall Plaque

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1051
Sold for:
$74$60

Bronze Compass Rose Wall Plaque, 20th century, the center with engraved lighthouse, star border and cardinal directions, ht. 31, wd. 31 in. Property from the Estate of A. Margaret Bok, Rockport, More ...

Group of Sterling Silver and Bronze Israel State Medals

Group of Sterling Silver and Bronze Israel State Medals

Auction:
3281T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1173
Sold for:
$338$275

Group of Sterling Silver and Bronze Israel State Medals, six sterling and bronze pairs: "S.S. Shalom," "Science in the Service of Peace," "25 Years of Rescue and Rebuilding," "Le Second Concours More ...

Bronze Compass Rose Wall Plaque

Bronze Compass Rose Wall Plaque

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1457
Unsold
 

Bronze Compass Rose Wall Plaque, 20th century, the center with engraved lighthouse, star border and cardinal directions, ht. 31, wd. 31 in. Property from the Estate of A. Margaret Bok, Rockport, More ...

14kt Gold Bracelet

14kt Gold Bracelet

Auction:
3250T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 14, 2019
Lot:
1451
Sold for:
$523$425

14kt Gold Bracelet, designed as a tuna, with buoy-form links, lg. 8 5/8 in., 17.1 dwt. More ...

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952)      Narcissus

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
403
Unsold
 

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus, from the series My Mirage Unsigned. Plastic on mirror, 17 x 14 in. (43.2 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Acquired More ...

6-inch Brass Sextant

6-inch Brass Sextant

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1079
Sold for:
$62$50

6-inch Brass Sextant, index arm (damage) with magnifier and fine adjustment (damage), silvered scale, and sunshades. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Hand-drawn and Watercolored Map of South America

Hand-drawn and Watercolored Map of South America

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$308$250

Hand-drawn and Watercolored Map of South America, 19th century, with labeled rivers, mountain ranges, and lines of latitude and longitude, in gilt frame, ht. 7 3/4, wd. 6 3/4 in. More ...

Two 19th Century Pocket Sextants

Two 19th Century Pocket Sextants

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1375
Sold for:
$338$275

Two 19th Century Pocket Sextants, London, lacquered-brass instruments with inset silvered scales, one marked "Allan/London," the other "Troughton & Simms/London," dia. 2 1/2 and 2 3/4 in. Clocks, More ...

Three Navigational Field Instruments

Three Navigational Field Instruments

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1376
Sold for:
$160$130

Three Navigational Field Instruments, a green anodized instrument with silvered dial reading "The Owen Topometer" with fine needle adjustment knob, horizon mirrors below, and marked on back "James More ...

Dennis's Patent 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant

Dennis's Patent 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1475
Sold for:
$277$225

Dennis's Patent 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant, pierced frame with index arm, silvered scale and marked as above, housed in its fitted mahogany case with accessories. Clocks, Watches & Scientific More ...

Two 19th Century Sextants

Two 19th Century Sextants

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1476
Sold for:
$369$300

Two 19th Century Sextants, a 14-in. with name plaque reading "Wilkinson & Sons/London" and an 11-in. marked "Spencer/Barrett & Co.," both with ebony frames and brass index arms. Clocks, Watches & More ...

6-inch Brass Sextant

6-inch Brass Sextant

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1477
Unsold
 

6-inch Brass Sextant, index arm (damage) with magnifier and fine adjustment (damage), silvered scale, and sunshades. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Chittenden, Hiram Martin (1858-1917) History of Early Steamboat Navigation on the Missouri River, Life and Adventures of Joseph La Barg

Chittenden, Hiram Martin (1858-1917) History of Early Steamboat Navigation on the Missouri River, Life and Adventures of Joseph La Barg

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$154$125

Chittenden, Hiram Martin (1858-1917) History of Early Steamboat Navigation on the Missouri River, Life and Adventures of Joseph La Barge. New York: Francis P. Harper, 1903. Limited edition, one of More ...

Navigational and Mathematical Note- and Sketchbook, Newbury, Massachusetts, c. 1830.

Navigational and Mathematical Note- and Sketchbook, Newbury, Massachusetts, c. 1830.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$677$550

Navigational and Mathematical Note- and Sketchbook, Newbury, Massachusetts, c. 1830. Folio-format wove paper leaves inscribed with mathematical and navigational calculations written by Joseph Lunt More ...

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$984$800

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823. Quarto-format manuscript on paper executed by Captain George T. Boon (1805-1849), later a New Jersey More ...

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$338$275

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas. Boston: Geo. M. Smith & Co., 1873. Second American edition, second issue, without "the end" on page 303, octavo, bound in green More ...

Geo. W. Eldridge's Chart -G- Penobscot Bay to Machias.

Geo. W. Eldridge's Chart -G- Penobscot Bay to Machias.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
340
Sold for:
$431$350

Geo. W. Eldridge's Chart -G- Penobscot Bay to Machias. Boston: Eldridge, 1901. Large engraved chart, on original linen mount with publisher's notices pasted on verso, bells, buoys, and lighthouses More ...

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865)      Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$147,000$120,000

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 14 x 17 in., in molded giltwood frames. Condition: More ...

Hamilton 16 Size "Dummy" Navigation Watch Movement and Others

Hamilton 16 Size "Dummy" Navigation Watch Movement and Others

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Hamilton 16 Size "Dummy" Navigation Watch Movement and Others, factory tin case reads "Dummy 16-S M 23 Navigation P21813/no dial or case"; a plate with tag reading "16 size 992B manganese pillar More ...

Joseph Somalvico & Co. 10-inch Ebony Octant

Joseph Somalvico & Co. 10-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$308$250

Joseph Somalvico & Co. 10-inch Ebony Octant, London, 19th century, ebony frame brass index arm, horizon mirror, sunshades and eyepiece, cross bar plaque reading "Josh. Somalvico & Co. Opticians More ...

H. Duren 10-inch Ebony Octant

H. Duren 10-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$400$325

H. Duren 10-inch Ebony Octant, New York, 19th century, with brass index arm, bone scale and vernier read-out, pinnula, horizon mirror and sunshades, central plaque reading "J I M Ray More ...

H. Hughes 9-inch Ebony and Brass Octant

H. Hughes 9-inch Ebony and Brass Octant

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$461$375

H. Hughes 9-inch Ebony and Brass Octant, 19th century, brass index arm, scale reading 0-100, horizon mirror, and pinnula, all housed in a fitted mahogany case with label reading "H. Highes Optical, More ...

Unusual Janet Taylor & Co. Ship's Binnacle

Unusual Janet Taylor & Co. Ship's Binnacle

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Unusual Janet Taylor & Co. Ship's Binnacle, London, 19th century, hexagonal pyramid-shaped brass and glass cover enclosing the painted dry card compass with fleur-de-lis representing north and More ...

Eight American Bank Note Co. Specimen Railroad Stock Certificates

Eight American Bank Note Co. Specimen Railroad Stock Certificates

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1465
Sold for:
$209$170

Eight American Bank Note Co. Specimen Railroad Stock Certificates, for "The New England Navigation Company," "New Haven and Northampton Company," "Danbury and Norwalk Railroad Co.," "The New York, More ...

Four Navigational Instruments

Four Navigational Instruments

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1069
Sold for:
$338$275

Four Navigational Instruments, Stanley brass-cased pocket sextant; compendium pocket barometer, thermometer, and compass, housed in a two-tier leather case; 9-in. parallel rule; and a mahogany-cased More ...

Thomas Buttersworth Jr. (English, 1797-1842)      An Armed Customs Cutter Pursuing a Smuggling Lugger off the Eddystone Lighthouse

Thomas Buttersworth Jr. (English, 1797-1842) An Armed Customs Cutter Pursuing a Smuggling Lugger off the Eddystone Lighthouse

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
849
Unsold
 

Thomas Buttersworth Jr. (English, 1797-1842) An Armed Customs Cutter Pursuing a Smuggling Lugger off the Eddystone Lighthouse Signed "T. Buttersworth" l.r. Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 in., in a More ...

Five Miniature Paint-decorated Canoes

Five Miniature Paint-decorated Canoes

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$584$475

Five Miniature Paint-decorated Canoes, late 19th/20th century, four carved canoes with painted hulls and a birch bark canoe with white-painted hull, lg. to 15 1/2 in. The Collection of Gail & Don More ...

Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India.

Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
69
Unsold
 

Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India. London: for Henry Herringman, and are to be sold at his Shop at the Sign of the Anchor on the More ...

Yarranton, Andrew (1616-1684) Englands Improvement by Sea and Land. To Out-do the Dutch without Fighting, to Pay Debts without Moneys,

Yarranton, Andrew (1616-1684) Englands Improvement by Sea and Land. To Out-do the Dutch without Fighting, to Pay Debts without Moneys,

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
198
Unsold
 

Yarranton, Andrew (1616-1684) England's Improvement by Sea and Land. To Out-do the Dutch without Fighting, to Pay Debts without Moneys, to set at Work all the Poor of England with the Growth of our More ...

Niue Model Outrigger Canoe

Niue Model Outrigger Canoe

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$461$375

Niue Model Outrigger Canoe, early 20th century, made from breadfruit, hardwood, and hibiscus wood, with sennit coconut fiber, sides decorated with fine incising, lg. 29 1/2 in. Provenance: More ...