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Barnum, Phineas T. (1810-1891) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1856.

Barnum, Phineas T. (1810-1891) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1856.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1001B
Sold for:
$677$550

Barnum, Phineas T. (1810-1891) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1856. Both letters likely addressed to the Reverend Bishop Samuel Fallows (1835-1922), Head of the Reformed Episcopal Church in the More ...

Crucifixion, Cut Paper Scene, Augsburg 1707.

Crucifixion, Cut Paper Scene, Augsburg 1707.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Crucifixion, Cut Paper Scene, Augsburg 1707. Small paper delicately cut depicting Christ on the cross flanked by the two thieves, hand-colored, made by "Jungfer Anna Maria Drexlin" of Augsburg, and More ...

Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamatio

Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamatio

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$36,900$30,000

Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamation. The Frailty of Human Nature, the Wants of Individuals, and More ...

Reagan, Ronald (1911-2004) Archive.

Reagan, Ronald (1911-2004) Archive.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Reagan, Ronald (1911-2004) Archive. A collection of signed photographs, initialed notes, and other material from the time of his presidency, collected by White House Office of Correspondence staffer More ...

Redder, Jacob W. (1809-1864) African American Civil War Soldier and His Descendants, Lot of Photographs, 1860s-1960s.

Redder, Jacob W. (1809-1864) African American Civil War Soldier and His Descendants, Lot of Photographs, 1860s-1960s.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1027
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Redder, Jacob W. (1809-1864) African American Civil War Soldier and His Descendants, Lot of Photographs, 1860s-1960s. Including two cabinet cards of Jacob and his wife, Sophia Elizabeth Mills More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Eleanor (1884-1962), and Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed Letters and Approximately Thirty Others, 1

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Eleanor (1884-1962), and Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed Letters and Approximately Thirty Others, 1

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1030
Sold for:
$461$375

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Eleanor (1884-1962), and Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed Letters and Approximately Thirty Others, 1915-1955. Including: typed letter signed from Teddy Roosevelt, More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Certificate of Military Discharge for Joel Doolittle (1753-1813) with Badge of Merit, Signed, 9 June 178

Washington, George (1732-1799) Certificate of Military Discharge for Joel Doolittle (1753-1813) with Badge of Merit, Signed, 9 June 178

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Certificate of Military Discharge for Joel Doolittle (1753-1813) with Badge of Merit, Signed, 9 June 1783, Typographically printed document fulfilled by hand, signed More ...

King Jr., Martin Luther (1929-1968) Stride Toward Freedom  , Signed Copy.

King Jr., Martin Luther (1929-1968) Stride Toward Freedom , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1116A
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

King Jr., Martin Luther (1929-1968) Stride Toward Freedom, Signed Copy. New York: Harper & Brothers, [1958]. Octavo, inscribed, "Best Wishes, Martin Luther King Jr." on ffep, no edition statement on More ...

Lactantius, Lucius Coelius Firmianus (c. 250-c. 325) Opera, Venice: Bonetus Locatellus, for Octavianus Scotus, 1494 [bound with] Orosiu

Lactantius, Lucius Coelius Firmianus (c. 250-c. 325) Opera, Venice: Bonetus Locatellus, for Octavianus Scotus, 1494 [bound with] Orosiu

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1121
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Lactantius, Lucius Coelius Firmianus (c. 250-c. 325) Opera, Venice: Bonetus Locatellus, for Octavianus Scotus, 1494 [bound with] Orosius, Paulus (c. 375- c. 418) Historiae Adversus Paganos, Venice: More ...

Vintage Silk and Wool Dress and Satin Shirt

Vintage Silk and Wool Dress and Satin Shirt

Auction:
3236T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
2309
Sold for:
$37$30

Vintage Silk and Wool Dress and Satin Shirt, the cream top with black wool skirt, the satin skirt with covered buttons, approx. size 4. More ...

New Hampshire Stained Maple Tall Clock

New Hampshire Stained Maple Tall Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
186
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

New Hampshire Stained Maple Tall Clock, case attributed to David Young, Hopkinton, New Hampshire, carved rosette scroll-top case with free-standing turned columns flanking the roman numeral painted More ...

Chelsea Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Wall Clock

Chelsea Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Wall Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$677$550

Chelsea Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Wall Clock, with 8-in. roman numeral painted zinc dial, gilt rope-molded frames enclosing the reverse-paintings on glass, the lower tablet with a view of the More ...

Chelsea U.S. Navy Marine Clock

Chelsea U.S. Navy Marine Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$369$300

Chelsea U.S. Navy Marine Clock, Boston, polished brass case with screw bezel over the 6-in. silvered dial marked "U.S. Navy, Non-Magnetic, Chelsea CLOCK CO. Boston U.S.A.," eight-day time-only More ...

U.S. Navy Chelsea Marine Clock

U.S. Navy Chelsea Marine Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$492$400

U.S. Navy Chelsea Marine Clock, Boston, polished brass case with screw bezel over the 4 1/2-in. silvered dial marked "Chelsea Clock So., Boston, U.S.A., U.S. Navy," eight-day time-only movement, More ...

Rare S.J. Levi & Co. "The Pullman" Camera

Rare S.J. Levi & Co. "The Pullman" Camera

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
304
Unsold
 

Rare S.J. Levi & Co. "The Pullman" Camera, c. 1894, leather-covered mahogany body with retailer's plaque reading "Sold by John Trotter, 24 Gordon St. Glasgow," with three original 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 film More ...

Bronze Sycee  -shaped Censer

Bronze Sycee -shaped Censer

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Bronze Sycee-shaped Censer, China, 19th/20th century, decorated with roundels of shishi design in relief, signed "Yu Tang" on base, ht. 5 7/8, wd. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Illuminated Diamond Sutra, Chu Xiang Jingang Banruo Boluo Mijing

Illuminated Diamond Sutra, Chu Xiang Jingang Banruo Boluo Mijing

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
448
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Illuminated Diamond Sutra, Chu Xiang Jingang Banruo Boluo Mijing, China, Ming edition, with more than 180 pages of text and illustrations, bound with fabric hardcovers inscribed with production date More ...

British School, 19th Century      Royal British Navy Warship in a Squall

British School, 19th Century Royal British Navy Warship in a Squall

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1183
Sold for:
$431$350

British School, 19th Century Royal British Navy Warship in a Squall. Oil on paper mounted to canvas laid down on panel, 8 1/4 x 11 3/8 in., framed. Condition: Paint losses, craquelure, surface More ...

Blue-painted and Gilt-paper Applique-decorated Tall Clock

Blue-painted and Gilt-paper Applique-decorated Tall Clock

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Blue-painted and Gilt-paper Applique-decorated Tall Clock, Thomas Clark, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1750, the hood with pagoda top centering a carved wooden finial, above a tombstone glazed door More ...

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
65
Unsold
 

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt, made by Mary Bell Shawvan, c. 1863, composed of solid color and calico printed cotton, depicting a central spreadwing eagle with More ...

Revolutionary War and 1812-era Documents

Revolutionary War and 1812-era Documents

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$800$650

Revolutionary War and 1812-era Documents, three-ring binder with Connecticut pay documents, Massachusetts War of 1812-era documents, pay records, and vouchers. Militaria online More ...

Four Native American Works of Art

Four Native American Works of Art

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1065
Sold for:
$74$60

Four Native American Works of Art, a sculpture of a Native American on horseback marked "Dog Soldier" and "C.Dixon/4/24," a framed black and gold image of a Native American on horseback marked "THE More ...

Four Brass Endoscopes

Four Brass Endoscopes

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1509
Sold for:
$62$50

Four Brass Endoscopes, first quarter 20th century, three marked "Pilling Phila. U.S.A." Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Ptolemaic Egypt, Ptolemy X AR Tetradrachm

Ptolemaic Egypt, Ptolemy X AR Tetradrachm

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2007
Sold for:
$338$275

Ptolemaic Egypt, Ptolemy X AR Tetradrachm, 13.81 grams. More ...

Sicily, Syracuse AR Tetradrachm, 480-475 BC, Deinominid Tyranny, Hieron I

Sicily, Syracuse AR Tetradrachm, 480-475 BC, Deinominid Tyranny, Hieron I

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2008
Sold for:
$584$475

Sicily, Syracuse AR Tetradrachm, 480-475 BC, Deinominid Tyranny, Hieron I, head of Arethusa facing right, surrounded by four dolphins, verso with quadriga pulled by horses crowned by Nike, More ...

Macedonian Kingdom, Philip II AR Tetradrachm

Macedonian Kingdom, Philip II AR Tetradrachm

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2009
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Macedonian Kingdom, Philip II AR Tetradrachm, posthumous issue of Amphipolis, 323-315 BC, obverse with laureate head of Zeus facing right, verso with horse and rider, 14.38 grams. More ...

Tenuta dellOrnellaia Ornellaia 2011, 1 magnum

Tenuta dellOrnellaia Ornellaia 2011, 1 magnum

Auction:
3207T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jan 30, 2019
Lot:
1210
Sold for:
$338$275

Tenuta dell'Ornellaia Ornellaia 2011 Bolgheri 1 magnum Provenance: From a New England Cellar. More ...

Canada Dry Blended Straight Whiskies 6 Years Old, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Canada Dry Blended Straight Whiskies 6 Years Old, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Auction:
3207T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jan 30, 2019
Lot:
1832
Sold for:
$98$80

Canada Dry Blended Straight Whiskies 6 Years Old Kentucky C.D. Distilling Company, Nicholasville, Kentucky, c. 1958, u: mid shoulder 1 4/5 quart bottle More ...

Old Forester, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Old Forester, 1 4/5 quart bottle

Auction:
3207T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jan 30, 2019
Lot:
1862
Sold for:
$431$350

Old Forester Kentucky official bottling. C. 1961, Brown-Forman Distiller's Corp., registered distillery #414, Kentucky, "personal use of Wayne Clark, #760," bottle #TC65781 1 4/5 quart bottle More ...

Edward Sheriff Curtis (American, 1868-1952)      An Oasis in the Badlands

Edward Sheriff Curtis (American, 1868-1952) An Oasis in the Badlands

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Edward Sheriff Curtis (American, 1868-1952) An Oasis in the Badlands, 1905. Signed "CURTIS" in black ink on the mount l.r., copyright blindstamp l.l. Platinum print, image/sheet size 5 7/8 x 7 More ...