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Find The Missing Man Diorama in a Bottle,
2008, Spring Fine & Decorative Arts, Mar 15th
classic type of American folk art sculpture. This early 20th-century piece is constructed by hand in a contemporary glass bottle with wood stopper. The painted wooden sculpture constructed on the interior is a saloon scene with six figures, but only five of them are immediately evident to the viewer. The trick is to find the missing man as inscribed title suggests. Label inside reads DAN EPPLER, SR.; 15" high, 5.75" diameter.
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Two Norton and Fenton
Lot # 357 - Two Norton and Fenton "Dark Lustre" Pitchers,
American, ca 1844-47, in Rockingham glaze with relief molded floral motifs. Both impressed on bottom in two lines Norton & Fenton/East Bennington Vt; 7.375" and 8" high. (See Spargo 1972: 87 and plate v; and Barret 1958; 24-25, plates 22 and 23) > Item Details
Two Bennington
Lot # 358 - Two Bennington "Gothic" Tobacco Jars,
American, ca 1847-58, in brilliant Rockingham glaze, unmarked; 8.5" and 12" high overall including lids. (See Barret 1958: 94, plate 127-A for a similar example.) > Item Details
<i>LeCoultre Atmos</i> Crystal Regulator,
Lot # 381 - LeCoultre Atmos Crystal Regulator,
ca 1955, with applied gilt triangular hour marks on chapter ring, gilt brass time only perpetual, never-wind movement, marked on front LeCoultre/Switzerland/Atmos/Fifteen 15/VXN Jewels and LeCoultre/Atmos and serial number 66213 on top, in gilt brass frame, front door glass marked LeCoultre, serial ... > Item Details
12 Sterling
Lot # 326 - 12 Sterling "Castles" Pattern Service Dinner Plates,
American, ca 1925, marked and retailed by The Loring Andrews Co. of Cincinnati, Ohio, marked sterling and each engraved on bottom, Helen Andrews/1925, 11" in diameter. 18.64 ozt.(580 g) each, 198.04 ozt. (6160 g) total weight. > Item Details
George Cruikshank (British, 1792-1878)
Lot # 152 - George Cruikshank (British, 1792-1878)
11 satirical etchingspublished by Thomas McLean, 26 Haymarketfrom series produced in 1835each full sheet sizes 15.75" x 10.75" > Item Details
Portrait of Gentleman with Cigar
Lot # 30 - Portrait of Gentleman with Cigar
Americanca 1840soil on canvasunsigned36" x 27" > Item Details
19th-Century Lions with Palms Hooked Rug,
Lot # 480 - 19th-Century Lions with Palms Hooked Rug,
possibly a pattern rug by Frost or Ross; 56.5" x 28.5". > Item Details
Sawtooth Star in a Square Quilt,
Lot # 473 - Sawtooth Star in a Square Quilt,
American, ca 1865-85. All hand-sewn in colors of brick red and green; 86" x 89". > Item Details
Folk Art Shadow Box Textile Commemorating Teddy Roosevelt,
Lot # 493 - Folk Art Shadow Box Textile Commemorating Teddy Roosevelt,
and his wife Edith, pictured in the center of a velvet heart, birds and ribbon above, Our Loving President Roosevelt. Presented as a Christmas Offering and Souvenir/ December 25 1902/ New Bedford Mass. Wax grapes and vines on faded red satin-type surround motifs of baskets of flowers, eagles with fl... > Item Details
Two English Wire Fireplace Fenders,
Lot # 232 - Two English Wire Fireplace Fenders,
19th century. Empire finials crown a lion's paw, wirework serpentine fender of large proportion; 18.25" high x 48" wide x 12.5" deep. Companion, simple wirework; 10" high x 31.5" wide x 14" deep. > Item Details
Group of 18 Small Folio Currier & Ives <i>Presidents of the United States</i>,
Lot # 455 - Group of 18 Small Folio Currier & Ives Presidents of the United States,
including four monochrome lithographs by Currier & Ives featuring Abraham Lincoln, Andrew Johnson, James A. Garfield and Gen. U.S. Grant, PLUS 12 lithographs in color by N. Currier, published in 1848-49. Each housed in beveled veneer frames and each 13.5" x 9.5". > Item Details
Carousel Horse, (Attributed) Armitage-Herschell,
Lot # 458 - Carousel Horse, (Attributed) Armitage-Herschell,
American, late 19th century. Carved laminated pine having glass eyes, painted polychrome decoration on a green-gray ground, with a U.S. shield breastplate and rendered in a jumper stance. Paint is well-worn with a desirable dry surface. Mounted to an iron stand; 45" high x 48" wide x 11" deep (not i... > Item Details
Tiffany and Co. Cane with Muzzled Greyhound Handle,
Lot # 465 - Tiffany and Co. Cane with Muzzled Greyhound Handle,
American, ca 1900. The greyhound's head in carved wood, with glass eyes; the collar marked Tiffany and Co/Makers/Sterling, and engraved Wm.G.A. Turner 1900; 35" long. > Item Details
Two Spanish Colonial Folk Portraits
Lot # 316 - Two Spanish Colonial Folk Portraits
Mexico or American Southwestca 1840s-50soil on tinmarked in lower right corner of each with blue asteriskeach is in a string inlaid mahogany frame with decorative copper tackswoman with kerchief 14.75" x 10.75", with fan 14.5" x 10.5" > Item Details
Early Norton Stoneware Pitcher,
Lot # 530 - Early Norton Stoneware Pitcher,
American, ca 1850-59, impressed J. & E. Norton,/ Bennington Vt./1 1/2, in over-all brown glaze. Variant mark with comma after Norton rather than period, 11.5" high. (See Osgood 1981: 137, plate 12 for similar examples.) > Item Details
Vance Faience Hound Handle Pitcher,
Lot # 443 - Vance Faience Hound Handle Pitcher,
American, ca 1898-1902, Tiltonville, Ohio, impressed Vance F. Co./3, made using earlier Bennington molds, purchased after U.S. Pottery Co. closed in 1859. Rich brown glaze shading to amber and tan, with molded grapevines and dogs chasing a stag and boar; 10.5" high, 10.75" spout to handle. > Item Details
Three Decorated New York Stoneware Jugs,
Lot # 540 - Three Decorated New York Stoneware Jugs,
19th century, incised 3 gallon jug, marked Ottman Fort Edward with foliage design, 12.5" high; with 2 gallon jug, marked WM.E. Warner Manufactory West Troy with foliage design, 15" high; with 2 gallon jug, marked J. Burger Jr. Rochester N.Y. foliage and flower design, 12.75" high. > Item Details
Rockingham Ink Standish,
Lot # 441 - Rockingham Ink Standish,
American or English, mid-19th century, in yellow ware covered in bright Rockingham glaze, with separate ink pot and double handles with acanthus leaf molding; 2.25" high x 12" long x 6" wide. > Item Details
Eight Sterling Goblets,
Lot # 337 - Eight Sterling Goblets,
American, 20th century, assembled set. Four each by R. Wallace & Sons and International Sterling, all with gold washed bowls and engraved A.H.P. on underside of base; 6.75" high. 33.04 ozt. (1027 g) total weight. > Item Details
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