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Hand-stitched and Trapunto Adam and Eve Quilt with Chintz Applique

Hand-stitched and Trapunto Adam and Eve Quilt with Chintz Applique

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1037
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Hand-stitched and Trapunto Adam and Eve Quilt with Chintz Applique, possibly Vermont, thought to be made by a member of the Sinclair family, c. 1840, the center with the firmament (sun, moon, and More ...

Wedgwood Flame Fairyland Lustre Tree Serpent   Vase

Wedgwood Flame Fairyland Lustre Tree Serpent Vase

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Wedgwood Flame Fairyland Lustre Tree Serpent Vase, England, c. 1925, with Imps on a Bridge, pattern Z5360, artist monogram and printed mark, ht. 11 3/4 in. The Spak Collection of Wedgwood sold to More ...

Edward Curtis Photogravure Print

Edward Curtis Photogravure Print

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1367
Sold for:
$492$400

Edward Curtis Photogravure Print, Sisiutl, Qagyuhl, one of the main dancers in the Winter Dance ceremonies, wearing a double-headed serpent mask and shirt made of hemlock boughs, published 1914, More ...

Blue- and Red-painted and Gilt Heart and Hand and Serpent Odd Fellows Warden's Staff with Stand

Blue- and Red-painted and Gilt Heart and Hand and Serpent Odd Fellows Warden's Staff with Stand

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1782
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Blue- and Red-painted and Gilt Heart and Hand and Serpent Odd Fellows Warden's Staff with Stand, America, late 19th century, the gilt hand with red heart and blue sleeve cuff on a blue-painted pole More ...

Gilt and Green-painted Serpent Odd Fellows Staff

Gilt and Green-painted Serpent Odd Fellows Staff

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1785
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Gilt and Green-painted Serpent Odd Fellows Staff, America, 19th century, the gilt serpent with red-painted mouth and wire tongue wrapped around a green-painted tapering staff with gilt top, lg. 67 More ...

Painted Canvas Odd Fellow/Rebekah Symbols Banner

Painted Canvas Odd Fellow/Rebekah Symbols Banner

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1802
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Painted Canvas Odd Fellow/Rebekah Symbols Banner, Parson & Company, St. Louis, Missouri, 19th century, with gold-painted symbols of the all-seeing eye, pedestal and urn, Holy Bible, heart and hand, More ...

Three Odd Fellows Watches/Clocks and Thirteen Fobs

Three Odd Fellows Watches/Clocks and Thirteen Fobs

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1886
Sold for:
$148$120

Three Odd Fellows Watches/Clocks and Thirteen Fobs, America, 19th/20th century, an Elgin Watch Company coin silver railroad pocket watch with "FLT" chain links, hourglass, heart and hand, and More ...

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
546
Sold for:
$677$550

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla, signed on the base "Marie & Julian," tall vessel, finely painted in matte reverse against a highly polished ground, with a frieze enclosing an More ...

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
550
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla, signed on the base "Marie", finely painted in matte reverse against a highly polished ground, with a frieze enclosing an undulating serpent Avanyu, More ...

Antique Gold Serpent Brooch

Antique Gold Serpent Brooch

Auction:
3250T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 14, 2019
Lot:
1059
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Antique Gold Serpent Brooch, with cabochon ruby eye, applied bead and ropework accents, lg. 2 1/4 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1416
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels, Nazca, the larger painted with a frieze of two serpents, the smaller plain, ht. 3 3/4 and 2 1/2 in. More ...

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) He Eyed the Serpent and the Serpent Him (Buoso Attacked by Francesco di Cavalcanti in the Form of a

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) He Eyed the Serpent and the Serpent Him (Buoso Attacked by Francesco di Cavalcanti in the Form of a

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$677$550

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) He Eyed the Serpent and the Serpent Him (Buoso Attacked by Francesco di Cavalcanti in the Form of a Serpent), plate 5 from Illustrations to Dante's Divine More ...

Fine Gold, Enamel, and Gem-set Brooch

Fine Gold, Enamel, and Gem-set Brooch

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
13
Unsold
 

Fine Gold, Enamel, and Gem-set Brooch, possibly Renaissance, depicting a serpent with a plume of feathers coiling around a spray of flowers, set with table-cut diamonds, the largest a colorless More ...

Chavin Stirrup Effigy Vessel

Chavin Stirrup Effigy Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Chavin Stirrup Effigy Vessel, c. 700-400 BC, with a complex mythological scene of a double-headed serpent transforming into a jaguar entwined in a mountainous region, the reptile with upturned nose, More ...

Early Mochica Copper Mask

Early Mochica Copper Mask

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$523$425

Early Mochica Copper Mask, c. 300 BC-300 AD, the warrior's head with sunken mouth and eyes, wearing a crescent-form openwork headdress, the headband with remains of loops for attachment of dangles, More ...

18kt Gold and Ruby Ring, Lalaounis

18kt Gold and Ruby Ring, Lalaounis

Auction:
3182T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 27, 2018
Lot:
1193
Sold for:
$800$650

18kt Gold and Ruby Ring, Lalaounis, designed as serpents entwined around bezel-set rubies, signed, size 6. More ...

Carved and Painted Folk Art Cane

Carved and Painted Folk Art Cane

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$492$400

Carved and Painted Folk Art Cane, late 19th/early 20th century, the knop with a bearded man wearing a bowler hat, above the shaft with coiled serpent, climbing lizard, and metal inlaid lettering More ...

English Commercial Hunting/Trade Gun

English Commercial Hunting/Trade Gun

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

English Commercial Hunting/Trade Gun, c. mid-18th century, .71 caliber, cherry stock with French-style butt, silver wrist plate, British commercial lock marked "HECKSTALL" with engraved lines and More ...

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff, America, c. 1850, the black and gold serpent with detailed head and mouth, spiraling around a tapered green-painted staff with a More ...

Ken Rosenfeld Flowers with Serpent Paperweight

Ken Rosenfeld Flowers with Serpent Paperweight

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$554$450

Ken Rosenfeld Flowers with Serpent Paperweight, globular form with bouquet of lavender, blue, and yellow flowers with leaves and tendrils, a brown and pink snake at the center, single cane "R," dia. More ...

18kt Gold Gem-set Serpent Brooch

18kt Gold Gem-set Serpent Brooch

Auction:
3144B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 25, 2018
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

18kt Gold Gem-set Serpent Brooch, after a design by Lucien Hirtz, set with a large rubellite measuring approx. 22.00 x 16.50 x 7.70 mm, with diamond accents, 32.6 dwt, lg. 3 1/4 in., unmarked. More ...

Black-painted and Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Walnut Game Board

Black-painted and Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Walnut Game Board

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
806
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Black-painted and Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Walnut Game Board, probably New England, c. 1900, the fantastical coiled serpent with open mouth and painted eye, and two inlaid hearts in opposing corners, More ...

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
464
Unsold
 

Carved, Painted, and Gilded Odd Fellows Lodge Serpent and Rod Staff, America, c. 1850, the black and gold serpent with detailed head and mouth, spiraling around a tapered green-painted staff with a More ...

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Paradisi in Sole Paradisus Terrestris. Or, A Choise Garden of all Sorts of Rarest Flowers.

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Paradisi in Sole Paradisus Terrestris. Or, A Choise Garden of all Sorts of Rarest Flowers.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Paradisi in Sole Paradisus Terrestris. Or, A Choise Garden of all Sorts of Rarest Flowers. London: Printed by R.N. and are to be sold by Richard Thrale at his shop at the More ...

Topsell, Edward (1572-1625?) The Historie of Foure-Footed Beastes;   [bound with] The Historie of Serpents.

Topsell, Edward (1572-1625?) The Historie of Foure-Footed Beastes; [bound with] The Historie of Serpents.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$15,375$12,500

Topsell, Edward (1572-1625?) The Historie of Foure-Footed Beastes; [bound with] The Historie of Serpents. London: Printed by William Jaggard, 1607 [and] 1608. First editions of both titles, folio, More ...

Two Red Stoneware Tea Wares

Two Red Stoneware Tea Wares

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Two Red Stoneware Tea Wares, 18th century, a Staffordshire pear-shape milk jug press-molded with a Chinese boy kneeling amidst a profusion of foliage, raised on three lion's mask and paw feet, ht. 3 More ...

Three Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items

Three Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Three Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items, England, c. 1750-60, a guglet with floral and foliate sprigging, ht. 8; globular teapot and cover with recumbent lion knop, serpent handle, and More ...

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Bowl

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Bowl

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1257
Sold for:
$492$400

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Bowl, by Maria and Santana, with classic serpent design, ht. 4, mouth dia. 3 1/4 in. More ...

Four Rings

Four Rings

Auction:
3111T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
1092
Sold for:
$277$225

Four Rings, a platinum band, a 18kt white gold and diamond ring, a 14kt white gold and diamond ring, and a 14kt white gold serpent band, sizes 7 1/2, 5, 6 1/2, and 6 1/4, total 5.1 dwt. More ...

Carved Snuff Box

Carved Snuff Box

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1257
Sold for:
$98$80

Carved Snuff Box, 19th century, in the form of a serpent's head with open mouth, the body with finely carved serpent design, lg. 4 7/8 in. More ...