Lot 647    

Three 1893 Columbian Exposition Phoenix Ribbons including Abraham Lincoln,
2006, Fall Decorative Arts, October 7th
includes a fine 1893 CWEC Abraham Lincoln Emancipation Proclamation large ribbon with Phoenix Silk Manufacturing Co. label; unframed; silk is 2.5" x 14.2", label is 3.4" x 21"; PLUS another 1893 CWEC souvenir Machinery Hall with large Phoenix label; unframed; ribbon size 2.5 x 14", label size 3.3 x 18"; AND another 1893 CWEC souvenir ribbon Administration Building; unframed; silk size 2.9" x 13.1".

Provenance:  
Ex Collection of Dr. Richard E. Baer, Groveport, Ohio


Condition:  
1st, silk rating 6, light toning to card; 2nd and 3rd, silk rating 6. Good bright colors on all examples.
Sold: $115.00
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Elaborate Inlaid Swiss Music Box,
Lot # 178 - Elaborate Inlaid Swiss Music Box,
rosewood with exotic hardwood inlay with musical instruments and floral sprays on lid and front with carved ivory escutcheon, ebonized cove-moulded base with ogee feet. Ebonized interior with original chromolithographed and manuscript song list on lid, with 8 tunes, mechanism under glass door, 24" x... > Item Details
Durand Marigold Lustre Threaded Vase with Blue Foot,
Lot # 390 - Durand Marigold Lustre Threaded Vase with Blue Foot,
footed vase shape #2028 1/2-8 with "E-spider" decoration, made by The Vineland Flint Glass Works, Vineland, NJ ca 1925. The body of deep marigold lustre covered in gold spider webbing tapers to a teal blue iridescent foot; acid marked on the bottom Durand within a "V" and 2028 1/2 8; 8" high. > Item Details
Four 1893 Columbian World's Exposition Woven Silks,
Lot # 646 - Four 1893 Columbian World's Exposition Woven Silks,
includes Godden's #1009a Souvenir Woven at the CWE Chicago 1893 Exhibition Building (Godden, 1971), NBL 5; unframed; 5.5" x 7.5"; PLUS unrecorded W.H. Grant Souvenir Woven at the CWE Chicago 1893 / Christopher Columbus; 5" x 2.75"; PLUS an unrecorded Grant subject Souvenir Woven at the CWE Chicago 1... > Item Details
<i>Boat at Shrine in Venice Lagoon</i> by Antoinetta Brandeis,
Lot # 577 - Boat at Shrine in Venice Lagoon by Antoinetta Brandeis,
watercolor on paper, signed lower right A. Brandeis. A Venetian lagoon scene depicting a group of travelers on a gondola visiting a shrine on the water. In a modern frame w/glass cover; 9.5" x 12.5" (w/o frame), 18" x 21" (w/frame). Antoinetta Brandeis (1849-1920) was born in Austria and is famous... > Item Details
<i>Evening River Scene</i> by C.B. Edward,
Lot # 585 - Evening River Scene by C.B. Edward,
oil on canvas, signed and dated C.B. Edward / 1927 lower right. A scene along a grassy river bank with four trees against an early evening sky. In a wood and gilt frame; 10" X 14" (w/o frame), 14" X 18" (w/frame). > Item Details
Pair of Beijing Glass Vases with Leaping Carp,
Lot # 500 - Pair of Beijing Glass Vases with Leaping Carp,
20th century, orange cut to white opaque, with delicate shading, each with six leaping carp and turbulent water below, unmarked, with flared lip, 8.15" high, with matching carved teak stands. > Item Details
Pewter Water Pitcher with <i>R Dunham</i> Touchmark,
Lot # 5 - Pewter Water Pitcher with R Dunham Touchmark,
an open pitcher of two quart capacity. Inverted mould construction, having incised decorative bands; 6.25" high (to brim) x 4.5" diameter (at base).Bearing the mark of Rufus Dunham, Portland or Westbrook, Maine (1837-1860); see Montgomery, A History of American Pewter, p 221 for an example of this ... > Item Details
Swiss Cylinder Music Box,
Lot # 179 - Swiss Cylinder Music Box,
12-tune single-comb with baffling bar, rosewood case with inlaid floral spray on lid, sides are imitation rosewood grain-painted with decal floral spray on front, 23" x 9" x 6" high. Beautiful tone. > Item Details
<i>The Declaration of Independence</i> Stevengraph #147,
Lot # 619 - The Declaration of Independence Stevengraph #147,
mount type CWEC 1893, with printed title Woven in Pure Silk / at World's Columbian Exposition / Chicago 1893; back label discovery, framed; 6.75" x 9.75". Extremely rare back label being one of two ever recorded stamped back label. > Item Details
Group of Early Wrought Iron Fireplace Items,
Lot # 336 - Group of Early Wrought Iron Fireplace Items,
American, 19th century. Lot of 4, includes a pair of fire dogs with finials bent to form ring for a spit, arched legs with slight penny feet, log dogs riveted through uprights, 9.5" wide x 12" deep x 16.5" high; PLUS wrought iron and wirework fender 33" wide x 14" deep x 24" high; PLUS a pair of lo... > Item Details
Royal Mail Coach and Horse Drawn Steam Fire Engine Stevengraphs,
Lot # 638 - Royal Mail Coach and Horse Drawn Steam Fire Engine Stevengraphs,
includes Stg #187 The Good Old Days, a stage coach scene with no rural background; mount type B2, back label 21+10+2 titles, framed; 6" x 9"; AND Stg. #189, For Life or Death / Heroism on Land; an early steam fire engine drawn by four horses; mount type B, back label 7 titles, framed; 5.5" x 8.8". > Item Details
Nineteenth Century New England Pewter Teapot,
Lot # 3 - Nineteenth Century New England Pewter Teapot,
unmarked, second quarter 19th century. Inverted mould construction with hollow cast handle, having an inset domed lid with wooden wafer and incised decorative bands; 8" overall height x 4.5" diameter (at base). > Item Details
Leda and The Swan Stevengraph # 91,
Lot # 612 - Leda and The Swan Stevengraph # 91,
entitled Leda; mount type D2, back label 30+32 titles, rare subject; framed; 7.5" x 11". > Item Details
Hanging Hall Lamp with Ruby Flashed Peasant Scenes,
Lot # 189 - Hanging Hall Lamp with Ruby Flashed Peasant Scenes,
1880s, kerosene era, Bohemian and others. A hanging hall lamp with four ruby-flashed panels, probably of Bohemian manufacture, depicting various peasant activities, set in a stamped brass filigree frame with pull-down assembly. Scenes are of a peasant girl fishing, a gentleman with hunting dog and r... > Item Details
<i>Are You Ready</i> Crewing Stevengraph #169,
Lot # 631 - Are You Ready Crewing Stevengraph #169,
Stg. #169, mount type B, back label 19 titles, unframed; 5.3" x 8". > Item Details
Gold Presentation Cane to a Cincinnati Beer Baron,
Lot # 310 - Gold Presentation Cane to a Cincinnati Beer Baron,
Reinhold Schweibold owner of the Western Brewery with tested 14K gold knob with mushroom cap. Engraved presentation inscription on top reading Presented To/Reinhold Schweibold/by his friends of the/Western/Brewery/Cinci. July 17/1879. Octagonal neck engraved with ivy and roses, 2.3" high, mounted to... > Item Details
Folksy Painting with African American Cook,
Lot # 93 - Folksy Painting with African American Cook,
oil on canvas board, with illegible signature bottom right. A folk painting of an African-American cook filling a cabinet with cereal boxes with help from a young assistant; the empty carton on the floor is labeled Cream of Wheat. Both figures wear white cook's attire. In a painted wooden frame; 1... > Item Details
Four Chinese Export Porcelain Helmet Creamers,
Lot # 486 - Four Chinese Export Porcelain Helmet Creamers,
late 18th-early 19th century, of typical form with applied branch handles, each with various decorations; all approximately 5.5" high. > Item Details
Folk Art Painting of the <i>Monitor and the Merrimac</i>,
Lot # 123 - Folk Art Painting of the Monitor and the Merrimac,
oil on canvas, unsigned. A naive painting of the Battle of the Monitor and the Merrimac, which took place on March 9th, 1862. This would be the first time in military history that two ironclads had engaged, although the famous battle would end with no clear winner. The Monitor and the Merrimac are... > Item Details
Pieced and Appliquéd Quilt Depicting The White House,
Lot # 135 - Pieced and Appliquéd Quilt Depicting The White House,
ca 1960s, cotton. A folksy interpretation of the Presidential residence with fountain and trees, surmounted by an optimistic rainbow and peace dove. U.S. shields are appliquéd in each corner. Quilted in an overall diamond pattern with line and star quilting on borders; all hand-sewn; 72" x 92". > Item Details
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