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Eaton, Amos Beebe (1806-1877), Edwin M. Stanton (1814-1869), and Edward Davis Townsend (1817-1893) Confidential Inspection Report Pamph

Eaton, Amos Beebe (1806-1877), Edwin M. Stanton (1814-1869), and Edward Davis Townsend (1817-1893) Confidential Inspection Report Pamph

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1031
Sold for:
$461$375

Eaton, Amos Beebe (1806-1877), Edwin M. Stanton (1814-1869), and Edward Davis Townsend (1817-1893) Confidential Inspection Report Pamphlet and Three Letters, 1864. Inspection Report of the More ...

Napoleon I (1769-1821) Military Order Signed, Cairo, 19 January 1799.

Napoleon I (1769-1821) Military Order Signed, Cairo, 19 January 1799.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1047
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Napoleon I (1769-1821) Military Order Signed, Cairo, 19 January 1799. Single sheet of laid paper with printed headline, "Liberte, Egalite, Republique Francaise, Au Quartier-General a ____ le ____ an More ...

White, Stanford (1853-1906) Typed Letter Signed, 25 May 1896.

White, Stanford (1853-1906) Typed Letter Signed, 25 May 1896.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1071
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

White, Stanford (1853-1906) Typed Letter Signed, 25 May 1896. Two pages of McKim, Mead & White letterhead, purple carbons with handwritten address, correction, closing, and signature, each typed on More ...

Bligh, William (1754-1817) A Voyage to the South Sea, Undertaken by Command of His Majesty, for the Purpose of Conveying Bread-Fruit Tr

Bligh, William (1754-1817) A Voyage to the South Sea, Undertaken by Command of His Majesty, for the Purpose of Conveying Bread-Fruit Tr

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1114
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Bligh, William (1754-1817) A Voyage to the South Sea, Undertaken by Command of His Majesty, for the Purpose of Conveying Bread-Fruit Tree to the West Indies. London: Printed for George Nicol, 1792. More ...

Coues, Elliott (1842-1899) History of the Expedition under the Command of Lewis and Clarke  , Limited Edition.

Coues, Elliott (1842-1899) History of the Expedition under the Command of Lewis and Clarke , Limited Edition.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1138
Sold for:
$984$800

Coues, Elliott (1842-1899) History of the Expedition under the Command of Lewis and Clarke, Limited Edition. New York: Francis P. Harper, 1893. Copy number 66 of 200 printed on large handmade paper, More ...

Recollections of the Thirteenth Massachusetts Regiment  , Photo Album, Post 1885.

Recollections of the Thirteenth Massachusetts Regiment , Photo Album, Post 1885.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1300
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Recollections of the Thirteenth Massachusetts Regiment, Photo Album, Post 1885. Large format leather album containing fifty-one large- and medium-format albumen photographs mounted on heavy album More ...

Verken, Johann (fl. circa 1613) Eylffter Schiffart ander Theil, oder Kurtzer Verfolg und Continuirung der Reyse, so van den Hol- und Se

Verken, Johann (fl. circa 1613) Eylffter Schiffart ander Theil, oder Kurtzer Verfolg und Continuirung der Reyse, so van den Hol- und Se

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1343
Sold for:
$308$250

Verken, Johann (fl. circa 1613) Eylffter Schiffart ander Theil, oder Kurtzer Verfolg und Continuirung der Reyse, so van den Hol- und Seelandern in die Ost Indien. Frankfurt am Main: Erasmo Kempffer, More ...

This Print, representing the B & N. A Royal Mail Steam Ship Britannia, John Hewitt, Commander, Leaving her Dock at East Boston on the 3

This Print, representing the B & N. A Royal Mail Steam Ship Britannia, John Hewitt, Commander, Leaving her Dock at East Boston on the 3

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1449
Unsold
 

This Print, representing the B & N. A Royal Mail Steam Ship Britannia, John Hewitt, Commander, Leaving her Dock at East Boston on the 3d. of February 1844 on her Voyage to Liverpool. Boston: Bouvé More ...

Civil War Officer's Haversack Identified to Colonel Edward Anderson, 37th Illinois Volunteer Infantry, and 12th Indiana Cavalry

Civil War Officer's Haversack Identified to Colonel Edward Anderson, 37th Illinois Volunteer Infantry, and 12th Indiana Cavalry

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 04, 2019
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Civil War Officer's Haversack Identified to Colonel Edward Anderson, 37th Illinois Volunteer Infantry, and 12th Indiana Cavalry, c. 1861-65, black leather shoulder strap with a red morocco More ...

Colonel Samuel Thaxter Gold and Enamel Mourning Ring

Colonel Samuel Thaxter Gold and Enamel Mourning Ring

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Colonel Samuel Thaxter Gold and Enamel Mourning Ring, America, c. 1740, the gold ring with with coffin shaped stone and tiny pen and ink image of a skeleton behind, flanked by single smaller stones, More ...

Pulsar 18kt Gold "Time Computer" Wristwatch with Box and Papers

Pulsar 18kt Gold "Time Computer" Wristwatch with Box and Papers

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Pulsar 18kt Gold "Time Computer" Wristwatch with Box and Papers, Hamilton Watch Co., no. P75424, synthetic ruby time screen with digital read-out, command button below, 18kt gold signed jubilee More ...

Paint-decorated China Trade Mirror

Paint-decorated China Trade Mirror

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
670
Sold for:
$400$325

Paint-decorated China Trade Mirror, 19th century, two figures atop an entrance stairway commanding a sword to strike another figure, overall 22 1/4 x 16 1/4 in. More ...

French/American School, Early 19th Century      Miniature Portrait of General George Washington

French/American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of General George Washington

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
672
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

French/American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of General George Washington Spurious signature along the left edge. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in., in a More ...

Four Pairs of Civil war-era Officer's Shoulder Straps

Four Pairs of Civil war-era Officer's Shoulder Straps

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1840
Sold for:
$615$500

Four Pairs of Civil war-era Officer's Shoulder Straps, a pair of major general's straps with false embroidered border and dark blue background, a pair of brigadier general's straps with a dark blue More ...

Two Framed Massachusetts Items

Two Framed Massachusetts Items

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1866
Sold for:
$234$190

Two Framed Massachusetts Items, c. 1862-76, a framed printed image of a sketch of the camp of the 1st Massachusetts Volunteers at Camp Hooker in 1862, and a framed colored lithograph entitled "In More ...

Three Paint-decorated Odd Fellows Ten Commandments Tablets

Three Paint-decorated Odd Fellows Ten Commandments Tablets

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1792
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Paint-decorated Odd Fellows Ten Commandments Tablets, America, late 19th/early 20th century, a cream-painted tablet with black roman numerals and gold edging; a gray-painted table with black More ...

Carved and Painted Odd Fellows Ark of the Covenant with Gold-painted Angels and Painted Ten Commandments Tablet

Carved and Painted Odd Fellows Ark of the Covenant with Gold-painted Angels and Painted Ten Commandments Tablet

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1793
Sold for:
$277$225

Carved and Painted Odd Fellows Ark of the Covenant with Gold-painted Angels and Painted Ten Commandments Tablet, America, late 19th century, the white-painted maple ark with column corners, molded More ...

Two Large Paint-decorated Odd Fellows Ten Commandments Tablets

Two Large Paint-decorated Odd Fellows Ten Commandments Tablets

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1814
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Large Paint-decorated Odd Fellows Ten Commandments Tablets, America, late 19th/early 20th century, a white-painted tablet with molded edges, and a bronze-painted tablet, both with black Hebrew More ...

Churchill, Winston (1874-1965) Typed Letter Signed, January 1918, and Photographs.

Churchill, Winston (1874-1965) Typed Letter Signed, January 1918, and Photographs.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Churchill, Winston (1874-1965) Typed Letter Signed, January 1918, and Photographs. Single sheet blind stamped with the emblem of the Ministry of Munitions of War, Whitehall Place, laid paper More ...

Revere, Paul (1735-1818) North Battery Restrike Plate.

Revere, Paul (1735-1818) North Battery Restrike Plate.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1028
Unsold
 

Revere, Paul (1735-1818) North Battery Restrike Plate. Single leaf of wove paper with a later imprint from the original copper-plate engraving originally engraved by Revere c. 1762, a fulfilled copy 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 ...

Two Framed Works with Jewish Subjects:    Portrait of a Rabbi

Two Framed Works with Jewish Subjects: Portrait of a Rabbi

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1308
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Framed Works with Jewish Subjects: Portrait of a Rabbi, signed "Domán Y." l.r., oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in., with a stamp from S.P. Solomon's Decorative Art Company on the stretcher; and More ...

John Douglas Lawley (Canadian, 1906-1971)    Woodland View

John Douglas Lawley (Canadian, 1906-1971) Woodland View

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1058
Sold for:
$246$200

John Douglas Lawley (Canadian, 1906-1971) Woodland View. Signed "LAWLEY" l.r. Oil on board, 20 x 24 in., framed. Condition: Minor surface grime. More ...

John Hallifax Musical Bracket Clock

John Hallifax Musical Bracket Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

John Hallifax Musical Bracket Clock, London, mid-18th century, ebonized sarcophagus top brass-trimmed case with pierced gilt circular sound frets on the side, composite brass dial with moon phase in More ...

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$92,250$75,000

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln, China, c. 1790, the side of the tea bowl and center of the saucer decorated with a depiction of the More ...

French/American School, Early 19th Century      Miniature Portrait of General George Washington

French/American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of General George Washington

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
47
Unsold
 

French/American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of General George Washington Spurious signature along the left edge. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in., in a More ...

After Johann-Elias Haid (Augsburg, 1739-1809)      Enamel Portrait Miniature of Commander John Paul Jones

After Johann-Elias Haid (Augsburg, 1739-1809) Enamel Portrait Miniature of Commander John Paul Jones

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

After Johann-Elias Haid (Augsburg, 1739-1809) Enamel Portrait Miniature of Commander John Paul Jones Unsigned. Polychrome enamel on a convex oval copper plate, 5 3/4 x 4 1/2 in., in a More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Constitution & Guerriere

American School, Early 19th Century Constitution & Guerriere

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

American School, Early 19th Century Constitution & Guerriere Unsigned, titled above the image. Watercolor on paper, 7 x 11 1/2 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: Stains, closed tears at More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portrait of a United States Revenue Cutter

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a United States Revenue Cutter

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a United States Revenue Cutter Inscibed on the back of image "Presented to Capt. Caleb Carrier, Commanding the U.S. Revenue Cutter Mc Lane By His Most More ...

Three Korea/Vietnam-era Presentation Cigarette Boxes

Three Korea/Vietnam-era Presentation Cigarette Boxes

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1042
Sold for:
$277$225

Three Korea/Vietnam-era Presentation Cigarette Boxes, a silver box marked on the lid "PRESENTED TO/LT. Earle W. Stephenson/BY THE/Officers 23rd Infantry/KOREA," a silver box marked "KAPYONG/1951" More ...