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Pine Secretary Desk

Pine Secretary Desk

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1479
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Pine Secretary Desk, made by Moses B. Walker, Westbrook, Maine, c. 1840, the upper section with cornice above two six-light cupboard doors opening to shelves, above two short drawers, set into the More ...

Painted Tin Toy Ship

Painted Tin Toy Ship

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1593
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Painted Tin Toy Ship, early 20th century, red and black hull, orange and black structure with three funnels and forward-pointing guns, the inside with boiler mechanism, lg. 27 in. More ...

Horse Velocipede Toy

Horse Velocipede Toy

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1598
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Horse Velocipede Toy, America, late 19th century, the white-painted horse with hair mane, chain-drive mechanism extending from the head to the two rear wheels, the front wheel with foothholds, ht. More ...

Odd Fellows Automatic Self-playing Harp

Odd Fellows Automatic Self-playing Harp

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1860
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Odd Fellows Automatic Self-playing Harp, Ward-Stilson Company, New London, Ohio, early 20th century, stained cherry body with turned post, eight strings and gilt floral scroll decoration, the inside More ...

Waterman's Gold-plated Mechanical Pencil

Waterman's Gold-plated Mechanical Pencil

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1024
Estimate:
$100 - $200

Waterman's Gold-plated Mechanical Pencil, with maker's mark, monogrammed, lg. 5 in. More ...

Group of Silver Accessories

Group of Silver Accessories

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1027
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Group of Silver Accessories, early 20th century, including three money clips, an S. Kirk & Son paperclip, a small penknife, a Cross pen, and a small enameled mechanical pencil, pen lg. 5 1/4, money More ...

After James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)      Rotherhithe

After James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903) Rotherhithe

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1200
Estimate:
$30 - $50

After James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903) Rotherhithe, photo-mechanical reproduction, framed, sight size 13 x 9 1/2 in. More ...

Stillman, J.D.B. (1819-1888); Leland Stanford (1824-1893); and Eadweard Muybridge (1830-1904) The Horse in Motion as Shown by Instantan

Stillman, J.D.B. (1819-1888); Leland Stanford (1824-1893); and Eadweard Muybridge (1830-1904) The Horse in Motion as Shown by Instantan

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1185
Sold for:
$431$350

Stillman, J.D.B. (1819-1888); Leland Stanford (1824-1893); and Eadweard Muybridge (1830-1904) The Horse in Motion as Shown by Instantaneous Photography with a Study on Animal Mechanics. Boston: More ...

Seth Thomas Wall Clock and Swift Instrument Aneroid Wall Barometer

Seth Thomas Wall Clock and Swift Instrument Aneroid Wall Barometer

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1180
Sold for:
$111$90

Seth Thomas Wall Clock and Swift Instrument Aneroid Wall Barometer, both in mahogany and mahogany veneer cases, clock with eight-day time and strike mechanism, and barometer with alcohol thermometer More ...

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Wind Indicator Watch

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Wind Indicator Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$461$375

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Wind Indicator Watch, arabic numeral enamel dial with outer minute track, sunk center, wind indicator at 12, constant seconds at 6, 23-jewel, swing-out, damascened, More ...

Rare Tissot Experimental Watch or "Astrolon" Wristwatch and a First Generation Swatch

Rare Tissot Experimental Watch or "Astrolon" Wristwatch and a First Generation Swatch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$461$375

Rare Tissot Experimental Watch or "Astrolon" Wristwatch and a First Generation Swatch, c. 1980-83, plastic or Teflon case with silvered arabic numeral chapter ring with center seconds, mechanical More ...

Favre-Leuba "Bivouac" Reference 53213 Wristwatch with Matterhorn Ascent Provenance

Favre-Leuba "Bivouac" Reference 53213 Wristwatch with Matterhorn Ascent Provenance

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Favre-Leuba "Bivouac" Reference 53213 Wristwatch with Matterhorn Ascent Provenance, c. 1962, Bakelite bidirectional rotating bezel with calibrated scale to 3,000 meters, silvered dial with applied More ...

LeCoultre Green-painted Eight-day Street Lamp Table Clock

LeCoultre Green-painted Eight-day Street Lamp Table Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$523$425

LeCoultre Green-painted Eight-day Street Lamp Table Clock, Switzerland, c. 1960, Rue De La Paix blue sign below the roman numeral dial with eight-day mechanical movement, ht. 11 in. More ...

Jonathan Robotham Ebonized and Brass-mounted Mantel Clock

Jonathan Robotham Ebonized and Brass-mounted Mantel Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$984$800

Jonathan Robotham Ebonized and Brass-mounted Mantel Clock, Hampstead, England, c. 1790-1824, dome-top case with red fabric-backed sound frets, large 8-in. convex roman numeral dial marked More ...

French Hand-painted Porcelain Panel Mantel Clock

French Hand-painted Porcelain Panel Mantel Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$738$600

French Hand-painted Porcelain Panel Mantel Clock, retailed by Mermod Jaggard & Co., St. Louis, Missouri, brass case with painted panels depicting Renaissance-style aristocrats, with a painted roman More ...

Unusual Vienna Regulator Calendar or Railroad Wall Clock

Unusual Vienna Regulator Calendar or Railroad Wall Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$615$500

Unusual Vienna Regulator Calendar or Railroad Wall Clock, late 19th century, ebonized and rosewood veneered case with an 8-in. paper calendar dial with rotating day of the month, stationary month, More ...

English Gothic or Cathedral-form Fusee Skeleton Clock

English Gothic or Cathedral-form Fusee Skeleton Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

English Gothic or Cathedral-form Fusee Skeleton Clock, 8-in. dia. silvered roman numeral pierced chapter ring, skeletonized gothic-form plates with single bell between the towers, double fusee time, More ...

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$861$700

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 10-1/2 in. scope mounted to two A-frame supports, 6-in. dia. engraved horizontal dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker/Philadelphia," unusual More ...

Rare Powell & Lealand No. 2 Monocular Microscope

Rare Powell & Lealand No. 2 Monocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Rare Powell & Lealand No. 2 Monocular Microscope, 170 Easton Road, London, c. 1862, lacquered brass instrument with compound monocular scope, rack-and-pinion focusing, arm engraved as above with More ...

Husbands & Clarke Compound Binocular Microscope

Husbands & Clarke Compound Binocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$984$800

Husbands & Clarke Compound Binocular Microscope, Bristol, England, c. 1860, lacquered brass instrument with damascening with course and fine rack-and-pinion focusing, square pillar, Y-shaped base More ...

Iron Brown and White Jar

Iron Brown and White Jar

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$369$300

Iron Brown and White Jar, Korea, early 20th century, globular form with short everted mouth rim resting on a bisque foot rim, decorated with a landscape design with willows and clouds, ht. 9 1/4 More ...

Two Turned Oak Hat Stands and a Pine Hat Form

Two Turned Oak Hat Stands and a Pine Hat Form

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$86$70

Two Turned Oak Hat Stands and a Pine Hat Form, ht. to 9 1/2 in. More ...

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane, America, third quarter 19th century, the silhouetted sheet copper image of a waving American flag with a full-body extended arm holding a hammer in More ...

Two Pairs of Brass Candlesticks

Two Pairs of Brass Candlesticks

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Pairs of Brass Candlesticks, England, 18th and 19th century, a pair of petal-base candlesticks with twist-up ejector mechanisms and scalloped drip-catchers, and a pair of square-base More ...

Pair of Small Architectural Fan Vents

Pair of Small Architectural Fan Vents

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Pair of Small Architectural Fan Vents, America, 19th century, demilune shape with tightly spaced blades extending from the base in fan form, ht. 7 1/4, wd. 16 in. More ...

Continental Powder Horn

Continental Powder Horn

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1127
Sold for:
$246$200

Continental Powder Horn, with turned walnut plug, engraved brass band around the base, and a brass spout and mechanism, overall lg. 8 1/2 in. Militaria online More ...

Two Georg Rosenmuller Anemometers or Air Meters

Two Georg Rosenmuller Anemometers or Air Meters

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1394
Sold for:
$98$80

Two Georg Rosenmuller Anemometers or Air Meters, Germany, a black-painted brass example with central dial and clockwork mechanism below, and a handheld example. Clocks, Watches & Scientific More ...

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1422
Sold for:
$400$325

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, c. 1825, carved gilded eagle above the roman numeral iron dial with faint inscription reading "Warranted by...," rope-molded gilt frames enclosing the More ...

Lemuel Curtis Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock Case

Lemuel Curtis Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock Case

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1456
Sold for:
$338$275

Lemuel Curtis Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock Case, c. 1830, mahogany case with arabic numeral painted iron dish dial signed "Warranted by L. Curtis/Concord," half-round molded frames enclosing More ...

Seth Thomas Wall Clock and Swift Instrument Aneroid Wall Barometer

Seth Thomas Wall Clock and Swift Instrument Aneroid Wall Barometer

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1523
Unsold
 

Seth Thomas Wall Clock and Swift Instrument Aneroid Wall Barometer, both in mahogany and mahogany veneer cases, clock with eight-day time and strike mechanism, and barometer with alcohol thermometer More ...