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Folky Carved Pedestal with Guns and Swords,
2008, Spring Fine & Decorative Arts, Mar 15th
American, early 20th century; three upright guns for legs and three swords as braces, all in old original black paint; 17.75" high.
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Preston Powers' Marble Bust of Cincinnatian Job Nash,
Lot # 311 - Preston Powers' Marble Bust of Cincinnatian Job Nash,
American, a white marble bust of Job M. Nash after the antique, signed and dated Preston Powers sculp 1884, 30.5" high.The masterful work of Preston Powers (1843-1931) continued the tradition of his father, renowned American sculptor Hiram Powers (1805-1873), in creating illuminative sculptural port... > Item Details
Two 19th-Century Enamel Boxes,
Lot # 175 - Two 19th-Century Enamel Boxes,
English and French, both in polychrome enamel on brass, including a Battersea bonbonniere in the form of an English bullfinch with floral scene on lid, 1.6" high; together with a heart-shaped box with harbor scene on lid, marked on lid with Sansom pinwheel device, 2.25" long. > Item Details
Four 19th-Century American Wooden Sewing Items,
Lot # 14 - Four 19th-Century American Wooden Sewing Items,
a ca 1890 fancy splint and woven sewing basket with tufted silk bottom liner, 5" high x 11" long; together with a ca 1850 sewing clamp in the form of a mahogany roll top desk with bun feet, 6.25" high x 6" wide x 2.75" deep. Includes two other wooden sewing-related items. > Item Details
Bennington Flint Enamel Slop Jar,
Lot # 365 - Bennington Flint Enamel Slop Jar,
American, ca 1849-58, in "Scalloped Rib" pattern, with plain applied handles and covered in brilliant olive green, dark blue and rust flint glaze; 14" high x 10" diameter at top. (See Barret 1958: 125, plate 178 for similar examples.) > Item Details
Yellow Ware Lion Marked <i>BUCK</i>,
Lot # 522 - Yellow Ware Lion Marked BUCK,
American, probably Ohio, ca 1860-70. Molded recumbent form on oblong plinth with nicely tooled details, covered in dripped blue and transparent glaze, incised BUCK on front edge; 6" high x 8" long x 4" wide. (See McAllister 1997, Book II: 86, top, for a similar example.) > Item Details
Two Decorated Stoneware Jugs,
Lot # 535 - Two Decorated Stoneware Jugs,
American, 19th century, each with pulled handle and of 2 gallon capacity. Leaf cobalt decoration 13.5" high; The Fair, 13.25" high. > Item Details
Two-Handled Ovoid Stoneware Jar,
Lot # 529 - Two-Handled Ovoid Stoneware Jar,
American, ca 1820. Strap handles and marked 6 gallons, interior covered in a brick red glaze; 16" high. > Item Details
Early 19th-Century Watercolor Portrait of a Gentleman,
Lot # 170 - Early 19th-Century Watercolor Portrait of a Gentleman,
probably Continental, gentleman in black painted brass oval original frame; 3.375" x 2.125" (sight), 5.625" x 4.373" (w/frame). > Item Details
Sinumbra Lamp Attributed to Messenger,
Lot # 114 - Sinumbra Lamp Attributed to Messenger,
English, second quarter 19th century, probably manufactured by Messenger & Sons, Birmingham, but also pictured in the 1850 catalog for Henry N. Hooper & Co., Boston, as No. 176 (base) and No. 505 (standard), (not listed in Hooper's descriptive catalog). Of patinated bronze depicting a neoclassical m... > Item Details
Redware Seated Spaniel Penny Bank,
Lot # 516 - Redware Seated Spaniel Penny Bank,
American, probably Pennsylvania or Ohio, ca 1860. Owl-eyed dog with molded fur covered in pale orange glaze with manganese sponged details; 5.25" high. > Item Details
Chinese Export Reverse-Painted Portrait of Young Lady,
Lot # 287 - Chinese Export Reverse-Painted Portrait of Young Lady,
19th century, original frame; 13.25" x 19" (sight), 15.625" x 21.5" (frame). > Item Details
Ohio Wool Four-Color Jacquard Coverlet,
Lot # 266 - Ohio Wool Four-Color Jacquard Coverlet,
ca 1840, with four colors of blue, red and green on a natural ground; 79" long x 35" wide. > Item Details
Japanese Carved Ivory Chess Set in Shadow Box Frame,
Lot # 289 - Japanese Carved Ivory Chess Set in Shadow Box Frame,
all 20th century. A set of 16 light and 16 dark (stained) pieces. All are marked with incised signature; size range 2" to 3" high. > Item Details
Cobalt Book Flask <i>History of Holland</i>,
Lot # 521 - Cobalt Book Flask History of Holland,
American, ca 1860-80, in yellow ware covered in a slate blue glaze modelled as a book; 5.5" high x 4.5" across x 2" deep. > Item Details
<i>Col. Henry Gerrish</i> American Watercolor Memorial
Lot # 54 - Col. Henry Gerrish American Watercolor Memorial
dated May 18, 1806watercolor on paperunsigned12.75" x 11.25" > Item Details
Gorham Sterling
Lot # 338 - Gorham Sterling "Chester" Coffee Service,
American, ca 1907, retailed by J.E. Caldwell & Co., Philadelphia. Includes a coffee pot (A176/1 5/8 pt), teapot, (A177/1 1/4 pt), covered sugar (A178) and creamer, (A179/5/8 pint), together with a complimentary Webster silverplate tray 21" long. All hollowware marked sterling. Coffee pot is 8.5" hig... > Item Details
Mustard Paint Decorated Dome-Top Blanket Box,
Lot # 44 - Mustard Paint Decorated Dome-Top Blanket Box,
found in New Hampshire, ca 1820-30, pine, dovetailed construction, original hardware, having a deep till with drawer below; 15.5" high x 30" wide x 17.75" deep. > Item Details
English Mahogany and Gilt Bronze Bracket Clock, by <i>McAllister, Humburch & Birk</i>,
Lot # 380 - English Mahogany and Gilt Bronze Bracket Clock, by McAllister, Humburch & Birk,
19th century, brass time, strike and double chime fusee movement with silvered and gilt dial, signed McAllister, Humburch & Birk/Rochester N.Z. with three silvered dials above chapter ring dial, being Chime/Silent, Slow/Fast and Westminster/Chime on Eight Bells from left to right, enclosed in a case... > Item Details
Gould <i>Lophornus Regulus/Great-Crested Coquette</i> Hummingbird,
Lot # 224 - Gould Lophornus Regulus/Great-Crested Coquette Hummingbird,
original lithograph from A Monograph of the Trochilidae, or Family of Hummingbirds, London: John Gould, 1849-1861. Hand-colored and highlighted with gold leaf overpainted with transparent oil colors and heightened with gum arabic. Credits lower left in italics J. Gould and H.C. Richter, del et lith.... > Item Details
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