Lot 115    

American Leather-Covered Document Box with Eagle Escutcheon,
2006, Fall Decorative Arts, October 7th
ca 1860, a hinged wooden box, exterior covered in black leather, lid has an iron support band with an applied leather strap handle; interior lined with a cream-colored oilcloth. Retains the original lock with a stamped eagle escutcheon; 5.5" high x 10" wide x 6.75" deep.

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Signed Folk Art Pottery Log Cabin,
Lot # 361 - Signed Folk Art Pottery Log Cabin,
American, ca 1900. A log cabin realistically constructed of modeled and slab clay complete with windows, door and chimney. Glazed in colors of buff and rust; underside signed with an incised W (or M). Found in Glasgow, Kentucky; 6.25" high x 9.5" wide x 7" deep. > Item Details
<i>The Lady Godiva Procession</i> Stevengraph in Rare Mount,
Lot # 621 - The Lady Godiva Procession Stevengraph in Rare Mount,
Godden #37, showing a landscape view of Lady Godiva on horseback in the middle of a colorful procession proceeding through the streets of Coventry, with Peeping Tom at an upstairs window to the left of the picture (Godden, 1971). Unusual and original mount from Smith & Youle / Rio de Janeiro; design... > Item Details
Three Enoch Wood Red Transfer <i>Fountain</i> Dinner Plates,
Lot # 46 - Three Enoch Wood Red Transfer Fountain Dinner Plates,
English, ca 1818-1846, by Enoch Wood and Sons, indented plates, all with the same central landscape of a tall, double-tiered fountain set in a lake surrounded by trees with Alpine peaks in the background. Marked below with underglaze red transfer printed cartouche with pattern name and E.W. & S on r... > Item Details
Sterling Silver <i>Slaves of the Silver Serpent</i> Letter Opener,
Lot # 540 - Sterling Silver Slaves of the Silver Serpent Letter Opener,
marked Sterling in the form of a winged dragon with scantily clad woman lying along its body. The dragon is clutching scrolled shield in its mouth with inscription Denver 1898, second inscription along sinuous tail/blade Slaves of the Silver Serpent, total length 6", .595 ozt. "Slaves of the Silver ... > Item Details
American Empire Card Table,
Lot # 167 - American Empire Card Table,
ca 1820-1840, mahogany with pine secondary, likely New York. A shaped two-leaf fold-over swivel top with recessed compartment below; all on a circular plinth with leaf carving and four reeded curved legs terminating in brass casters with hairy paw feet. Underside of top marked CK Strong, Mi? in bl... > Item Details
Rookwood Vellum Vase by Margaret H. McDonald,
Lot # 395 - Rookwood Vellum Vase by Margaret H. McDonald,
Rookwood vase, shape # 1865, covered in a soft blue vellum glaze with abstract white highlights at the tapered neck; marked with the artist's incised monogram MHM, V for vellum and the Rookwood flame mark and XIV for 1914; 7.5" high. Margaret Helen McDonald (1893-1964) was born in Cincinnati, the d... > Item Details
<i>The Start</i> and <i>The Finish</i> Horse Racing Stevengraphs,
Lot # 624 - The Start and The Finish Horse Racing Stevengraphs,
Stg. #157, mount type C, back label 223+34 titles; framed; 5.2" x 8"; AND Stg. #160, mount type C3, back label 31+30 titles, framed; 6" x 9". Most likely inspired by a Henry Alken racing painting. > Item Details
Baltimore Fancy Painted Chair,
Lot # 334 - Baltimore Fancy Painted Chair,
first quarter 19th century, of mixed woods with a woven cane seat. A saber-legged chair having an arched crest rail, vasiform splat and scrolled arms. Paint-decorated with rosewood graining, gold striping and foliate elements; splat decorated with a lyre in similar paint; all with desirable surface... > Item Details
Small Signed <i>Jugtown Ware</i> North Carolina Jar,
Lot # 357 - Small Signed Jugtown Ware North Carolina Jar,
ca 1940, a bulbous redware jar having a tooled rim and four applied diminutive strap handles; circular JUGTOWN WARE impressed mark on base. Interior and exterior covered in a bright orange-colored glaze; 6.5" high x 6" diameter. > Item Details
Nineteenth Century Cut Overlay Cream Jug,
Lot # 69 - Nineteenth Century Cut Overlay Cream Jug,
third to fourth quarter nineteenth century, American and others. Of opaque milk white over colorless lead glass, pressed in a hexagonal mold and carved in Gothic Arch design with roundels at the neck, the spout widely flared and with an applied "ear" handle; 4.5" high x 5.75" spout to handle. > Item Details
G.L. Mayer, Landscape with Mill,
Lot # 513 - G.L. Mayer, Landscape with Mill,
oil on canvas, signed lower right G.L. Mayer, 1900. A peaceful woodland landscape with a mill nestled along a riverbank with a rowboat in the foreground. In a gilt and gesso frame; 24" x 34" (w/o frame), 30" x 41" (w/frame). Research suggests that G.L. Mayer was a student of Ohio artist T.C. Lindsay... > Item Details
Watercolor Painting of a Wisconsin Farmstead by Paul Seifert,
Lot # 277 - Watercolor Painting of a Wisconsin Farmstead by Paul Seifert,
late 19th century, on buff colored paper. A charming depiction of a farmstead with rolling hills in the background; the farmer is tending to his horse and buggy while another appears to be going hunting, rifle on shoulder and dog at his side. In a wooden gilt frame (likely original); 18.5" x 22" (... > Item Details
Queen Anne Style Pewter Teapot Attributed to Thomas Boardman,
Lot # 1 - Queen Anne Style Pewter Teapot Attributed to Thomas Boardman,
American, first quarter 19th century, unmarked. A revival example having a piriform body, domed lid and hollow cast handle; lid having incised decorative bands and retaining the wooden wafer; 7.75" overall height. See Thomas, 1976: fig 127 for a nearly identical example. > Item Details
Two American Pewter Handled Beakers or Mugs,
Lot # 14 - Two American Pewter Handled Beakers or Mugs,
both unmarked, second quarter 19th century. Stylistically similar having strap handles and incised decorative bands; 3" high (to brim) x 2.75" diameter (at brim) and 2.75" high (to brim) x 2.88" diameter (at brim). > Item Details
Pastoral Landscape by Cincinnati Artist Emma Mendenhall,
Lot # 151 - Pastoral Landscape by Cincinnati Artist Emma Mendenhall,
oil on board, unsigned. A pastoral landscape of a massive tree in front of a run down split rail fence along a dirt road leading into the countryside. In a gilt and gesso frame; stamped Emma Mendenhall estate on verso; 7" x 9" (w/o frame), 12" x 14" (w/frame). Emma Mendenhall (1873-1964) was a Cinc... > Item Details
Western Pennsylvania Pastoral Painting by A. C. Davis,
Lot # 273 - Western Pennsylvania Pastoral Painting by A. C. Davis,
oil on canvas board, signed lower right. A rural Western Pennsylvania landscape with cattle grazing in an boulder strewn field under a bright blue summer sky. In a carved and gilded frame made by the artist; 17.5" x 22.5" (w/o frame), 25" x 30" (w/frame).Andrew Curtain Davis (1853-1915) grew up an... > Item Details
<i>Moonlight, Blue Farm</i> by Albertus E. Jones,
Lot # 592 - Moonlight, Blue Farm by Albertus E. Jones,
oil on board, signed lower left Albertus E. Jones. A tranquil nocturnal scene of a farmhouse tucked in a moonlit valley; in a modern frame; 11" x 14" (w/o frame), 14" x 18" (w/frame). Albertus E. Jones (1882-1957) lived in Connecticut and was mostly active in his state of residence. He is a well-k... > Item Details
<i>Last Leaves of Autumn</i>   by Lawrence Blazey,
Lot # 156 - Last Leaves of Autumn by Lawrence Blazey,
watercolor on board, signed bottom left Lawrence Blazey. Late autumn image of a log and frame home surrounded by trees. Label on verso reads Last Leaves of Autumn. 23" x 29.5" (w/o frame), 28.5" x 35" (w/frame). In a rustic wood frame. Lawrence Edwin Blazey (1902-1999, Ohio) was a graduate of the Cl... > Item Details
Northern European Burl & Silver Snuff Flask,
Lot # 558 - Northern European Burl & Silver Snuff Flask,
made from a single piece of burl, hollow disk form with six applied coin silver decorative mounts. The neck with chain attached and with lower mount for shoulder strap; stopper present. Engraved 1800 and initials HES; fine old patina, 4.5" diameter. > Item Details
Three Early German Santas,
Lot # 375 - Three Early German Santas,
all in red and white or red white and blue felt outfits with painted composition faces, includes a one with yellow net bag on newer wood base, 7" high, PLUS one on original paper card stock base holding paper toys, 5.5" high, AND one holding nothing with black belt, 4" high. > Item Details
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