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Oliver Newberry Chaffee (American, 1881-1944)      Snake Charmer

Oliver Newberry Chaffee (American, 1881-1944) Snake Charmer

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
478
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Oliver Newberry Chaffee (American, 1881-1944) Snake Charmer Signed "Chaffee" l.r., titled and signed "...O.N. Chaffee" on the stretcher, with labels from the Taft Museum, Cincinnati, Ohio, and More ...

Antique 14kt Gold Snake Bracelet, Carter, Howe & Co.

Antique 14kt Gold Snake Bracelet, Carter, Howe & Co.

Auction:
3288B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 17, 2019
Lot:
10
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Antique 14kt Gold Snake Bracelet, Carter, Howe & Co., with flexible, coiling body and ruby eyes, later set green paste, 19.5 dwt, maker's mark. More ...

Silver and Diamond Snake Earrings, Umrao

Silver and Diamond Snake Earrings, Umrao

Auction:
3288B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 17, 2019
Lot:
145
Estimate:
$1,200 - $1,500

Silver and Diamond Snake Earrings, Umrao, set with full-cut diamonds, total wt. 1.37 cts., lg. 2 1/2 in. Note: House of Umrao is a brand created by young designer Anuj Shah, who brings his own More ...

18kt White Gold and Diamond Pendant, Cartier

18kt White Gold and Diamond Pendant, Cartier

Auction:
3288B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 17, 2019
Lot:
161
Estimate:
$15,000 - $20,000

18kt White Gold and Diamond Pendant, Cartier, with three diamond circles joined by a diamond "X" motif, approx. total wt. 3.15 cts., suspended from snake chain, lg. 2 1/4, 15 1/2 in., both no. More ...

Dogon Iron Bracelet, Snake, and Lobi Bronze Pendant

Dogon Iron Bracelet, Snake, and Lobi Bronze Pendant

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1531
Estimate:
$20 - $200

Dogon Iron Bracelet, Snake, and Lobi Bronze Pendant, bracelet and snake 19th century or earlier, from the Niafunke region, the pendant complete with leather necklace, bracelet dia. 4, snake ht. 12 More ...

Victorian Gold and Garnet Snake and Hairwork Bracelet

Victorian Gold and Garnet Snake and Hairwork Bracelet

Auction:
3284T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 10, 2019
Lot:
1006A
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Victorian Gold and Garnet Snake and Hairwork Bracelet, interior cir. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Late Georgian Diamond Snake Brooch

Late Georgian Diamond Snake Brooch

Auction:
3284T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 10, 2019
Lot:
1016A
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Late Georgian Diamond Snake Brooch, c. 1820-40, set with old mine- and old single-cut diamonds, silver-topped gold mount, lg. 1 5/8 in. More ...

Antique Gold Gem-set Hair Combs

Antique Gold Gem-set Hair Combs

Auction:
3284T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 10, 2019
Lot:
1053A
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Antique Gold Gem-set Hair Combs, France, designed as snakes, with ruby and sapphires, and rose-cut diamonds, guarantee stamps, in a Chaumet box. More ...

Howard Finster (Georgia/Alabama, 1916-2001)      Allegory

Howard Finster (Georgia/Alabama, 1916-2001) Allegory

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1108
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Howard Finster (Georgia/Alabama, 1916-2001) Allegory Signed and inscribed extensively on the reverse "by Howard Finster/ Man of Visions" and dated "1983" on the reverse. Enamel on wood, the More ...

Acts of the Apostles  , Illuminated Manuscript Fragment, Northern France, c. 1250.

Acts of the Apostles , Illuminated Manuscript Fragment, Northern France, c. 1250.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Acts of the Apostles, Illuminated Manuscript Fragment, Northern France, c. 1250. Large octavo-format, fourteen parchment leaves, text in double column throughout, fifty-one lines per page, in a More ...

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Vase

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Vase

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$800$650

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Vase, England, c. 1775, entwined snake handles terminating at a horned mask, an allegorical classical figure as "Night" to one side, impressed mark, ht. 13 3/8 in. More ...

Wedgwood Blue Jasper Apotheosis of Homer Vase and Cover

Wedgwood Blue Jasper Apotheosis of Homer Vase and Cover

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
275
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Wedgwood Blue Jasper Apotheosis of Homer Vase and Cover, England, 19th century, applied white relief, the cover with Pegasus finial, the vase with Medusa mask and snake handles, classical figures More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Emile Lessore Decorated Queen's Ware Vases and Covers

Pair of Wedgwood Emile Lessore Decorated Queen's Ware Vases and Covers

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Pair of Wedgwood Emile Lessore Decorated Queen's Ware Vases and Covers, England, c. 1866, each with snake and mask handles, polychrome enamel decorated with painted putti to either side of central More ...

Cantagalli Majolica Vase

Cantagalli Majolica Vase

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$984$800

Cantagalli Majolica Vase, Italy, late 19th century, coiled snake handles terminating at lion masks, polychrome decorated with coastal castle on one side, figures fleeting a burning castle on the More ...

Meissen "New Gold" Decorated Porcelain Vase

Meissen "New Gold" Decorated Porcelain Vase

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
467
Sold for:
$308$250

Meissen "New Gold" Decorated Porcelain Vase, Germany, late 19th century, gilded borders and scrolled snake handles to a deep cobalt body, crossed swords mark, ht. 19 in. More ...

Fischer & Mieg Porcelain Covered Urn

Fischer & Mieg Porcelain Covered Urn

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
468
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Fischer & Mieg Porcelain Covered Urn, Czechoslovakia, early 20th century, heavily gilded with a deep cobalt ground cover, neck socle, and plinth, the bulbous body with cream ground with male masks More ...

Group of Victorian and Victorian-style Gold-filled Jewelry

Group of Victorian and Victorian-style Gold-filled Jewelry

Auction:
3268T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1102
Sold for:
$554$450

Group of Victorian and Victorian-style Gold-filled Jewelry, including two snake slide necklaces, two knot brooches, an opal pendant, and a hinged bangle. More ...

Dogon Iron Bracelet, Snake, and Lobi Bronze Pendant

Dogon Iron Bracelet, Snake, and Lobi Bronze Pendant

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1109
Unsold
 

Dogon Iron Bracelet, Snake, and Lobi Bronze Pendant, bracelet and snake 19th century or earlier, from the Niafunke region, the pendant complete with leather necklace, bracelet dia. 4, snake ht. 12 More ...

Lobi Bronze Snake and Three Bronze Amulets from Burkina Faso

Lobi Bronze Snake and Three Bronze Amulets from Burkina Faso

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$86$70

Lobi Bronze Snake and Three Bronze Amulets from Burkina Faso, early 20th century, snake lg. 5; feeding animal lg. 3 3/4; figure ht. 5; and crocodile lg. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Margot de Taxco Enameled Silver Snake Necklace/Belt

Margot de Taxco Enameled Silver Snake Necklace/Belt

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$923$750

Margot de Taxco Enameled Silver Snake Necklace/Belt, Mexico, 1950s, articulated snake in lavender and pink enamels, made in two sections as a necklace, lg. 25 1/2, with extension for use as a belt, More ...

French .950 Silver Wine Tastevin, Dijon, early 20th century, Marc Parrod, maker, with chased hearts and an engraved inscription BORDET

French .950 Silver Wine Tastevin, Dijon, early 20th century, Marc Parrod, maker, with chased hearts and an engraved inscription BORDET

Auction:
3264T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 18, 2019
Lot:
1585
Sold for:
$135$110

French .950 Silver Wine Tastevin, Dijon, early 20th century, Marc Parrod, maker, with chased hearts and an engraved inscription "BORDET NUITS 1825" to edge and a snake-form loop handle, lg. 3 1/2 More ...

Group of British Snake Buckles, Clasps, and Keepers

Group of British Snake Buckles, Clasps, and Keepers

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1842
Sold for:
$277$225

Group of British Snake Buckles, Clasps, and Keepers, c. 19th to 20th century, brass snake buckles with clasps and belt keepers. Militaria Online More ...

Carved and Painted "Mortal Combat" Lion and Snake Sculpture

Carved and Painted "Mortal Combat" Lion and Snake Sculpture

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1610
Sold for:
$738$600

Carved and Painted "Mortal Combat" Lion and Snake Sculpture, Moise Potvin (1876-1948), early 20th century, the figures with finely carved features and intricately painted details, the snake coiled More ...

Carved Snake Cane

Carved Snake Cane

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1758
Unsold
 

Carved Snake Cane, 19th/early 20th century, the snake with stained body details coiled around the shaft, lg. 37 1/2 in. More ...

Antique Gold and Cameo Necklace

Antique Gold and Cameo Necklace

Auction:
3256B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 21, 2019
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Antique Gold and Cameo Necklace, 19th century, the nine plaques set with cameos depicting putti in chariots drawn by the various attributes of the gods, including the chariot of Ceres drawn by More ...

Victorian Gold and Turquoise Snake Necklace

Victorian Gold and Turquoise Snake Necklace

Auction:
3256B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 21, 2019
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Victorian Gold and Turquoise Snake Necklace, c. 1845, the pave-set turquoise head with cabochon ruby eyes and rose-cut diamonds, joined to a flexible body set with cabochon turquoise, lg. 15 5/8 More ...

Gold and Turquoise Snake Bracelet

Gold and Turquoise Snake Bracelet

Auction:
3256B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 21, 2019
Lot:
4A
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Gold and Turquoise Snake Bracelet, the flexible body set with turquoise cabochons, suspending a heart, with red stone eyes and diamond melee accents, 30.1 dwt, approx. interior cir. 6 1/2 in. More ...

Plains Snake-Wrapped Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Carved Ash Stem

Plains Snake-Wrapped Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Carved Ash Stem

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Plains Snake-Wrapped Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Carved Ash Stem, fourth quarter 19th century, the ash stem carved with alternate round and flat cut spheres, trace of pigments on stem, lg. of pipe bowl More ...

Folk Art Pipe with Snake-Wrapped Stem

Folk Art Pipe with Snake-Wrapped Stem

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
122
Unsold
 

Folk Art Pipe with Snake-Wrapped Stem, c. 1900-20, wood stem with carved snake running down its length, painted wood bowl in the shape of a horned animal, lg. 22 1/4 in. More ...

Northeast Carved Wood Snow Snake

Northeast Carved Wood Snow Snake

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
211
Unsold
 

Northeast Carved Wood Snow Snake, the longer type with an inlaid lead point at one end, lg. 75 1/2 in. More ...