Lot 14    

Four 19th-Century American Wooden Sewing Items,
2008, Spring Fine & Decorative Arts, Mar 15th
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.
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Audubon Havell Edition Plate CCLXXXV, <i>Forked Tailed Gull</i>
Lot # 208 - Audubon Havell Edition Plate CCLXXXV, Forked Tailed Gull
from Audubon's original edition of The Birds of Americaproduced by hand-colored engraving on woven cotton rag papermarked upper left No. 57 and upper right Plate CCLXXXVAudubon credit lower left Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audubon, F.R.S.F.L.S.publisher's credit lower right Engraved, Printed, and Colo... > Item Details
19th-Century Wood Milliner's Model,
Lot # 13 - 19th-Century Wood Milliner's Model,
Continental, ca 1830, with jointed limbs and original paint; 13" high. > Item Details
Nantucket Sailor Whirligig, Attributed to Charles Ray,
Lot # 12 - Nantucket Sailor Whirligig, Attributed to Charles Ray,
American, early 20th century. A carved figure having an old green wash over the original paint. The paddles are missing with remnants of just the ends in his hands; 15.5" high. > 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
<i>Elizabeth Eggbrecht 1824</i> Sampler,
Lot # 143 - Elizabeth Eggbrecht 1824 Sampler,
English, silk on linen. Featuring verses about truth and time, alphabet strings, trees, potted plants and crowns. Set in an old but not period frame; 16" x 17" (sight), 19.5" x 20.25" (w/frame). > Item Details
Swan Hill <i>Emma</i> Hunt Scene Presentation Pitcher,
Lot # 448 - Swan Hill Emma Hunt Scene Presentation Pitcher,
American, ca 1850s, of Rockingham glazed earthenware, attributed to the Swan Hill Pottery, South Amboy, N.J., with high relief design of riders and hounds approaching a stag, raised oak leaf design below rim and name EMMA in raised letters below spout. Handle molded to represent a tree branch. Appli... > Item Details
Sheraton Mahogany Canopy Bed,
Lot # 248 - Sheraton Mahogany Canopy Bed,
Massachusetts, ca 1800-15, with scalloped headboard, arched canopy, turned and reeded end posts and with an old dry surface; 72" high (at canopy) x 52.5" wide x 82" long. > Item Details
Brass and Wirework Firescreen,
Lot # 234 - Brass and Wirework Firescreen,
American, early 19th century, brass rail over vertical wires with swag and scroll wirework decoration; 40" wide x 13.75" deep x 12.125" high. > Item Details
Audubon Octavo <i>Quadrupeds of North America</i> in Three Volumes,
Lot # 228 - Audubon Octavo Quadrupeds of North America in Three Volumes,
John James Audubon (American, 1785-1851) and James Bachman (American, 1790-1874), The Quadrupeds of North America. Published by Victor G. Audubon, New York, 1849, 1851 and 1854. Three volumes in newer bindings. Gilt-edged sheets. 155 hand-colored lithographed plates after drawings by Audubon and his... > Item Details
Map of the Canadian and English Colonies by Zatta, 1778,
Lot # 56 - Map of the Canadian and English Colonies by Zatta, 1778,
Italian version, appeared in Atlante Novissimo, hand-colored with decorative cartouche; 11.75" high x 15.75" wide (sight), 15.75" high x 19.75" wide (w/frame). > Item Details
Blanket Chest in Blue and Red Paint,
Lot # 47 - Blanket Chest in Blue and Red Paint,
ca 1800-1830, pine and of dovetailed construction, with moulded edge on lid and at edge of base. With original till and on bracket feet; 24" high x 46" wide x 19" deep. > Item Details
Chinese Export Silver Presentation Cup,
Lot # 288 - Chinese Export Silver Presentation Cup,
Shanghai, ca 1908, struck for HungChong&Co. and Shanghai. Presented by the Shanghai Tobacco Company to Mr. Charles S. Keene. Inscription reads SHANGHAI TOBACCO COMPANY/presents to,/Mr. CHARLES S. KEENE/as a token of personal esteem,/and in recognition of his message/of desire of his Company/that the... > Item Details
Two Signed Tennessee Fan-Back Windsors,
Lot # 398 - Two Signed Tennessee Fan-Back Windsors,
20th century, of oak and hickory, inscribed Made September 1983 by Claude Phillips/Greenville, Tenn. 35.5" high x 17" seat height. > Item Details
19th-Century Red and White Painted Barber Pole,
Lot # 2 - 19th-Century Red and White Painted Barber Pole,
American, found in Greenwich, Conn.; retains an old weathered surface, and an iron support bracket is bolted in the center; 38" long. > Item Details
Elsmore & Forster
Lot # 296 - Elsmore & Forster "Ceres" and "Laurel Wreath" Ironstone,
six articles, English, ca 1850, various raised and printed marks. Five pieces of "Ceres" pattern decorated in yellow lustre, including a large pitcher, covered sugar bowl, sugar bowl (no lid) and two open oval vegetable dishes; AND a "Laurel Wreath" covered sugar bowl with Washington medallion. Pitc... > Item Details
Regency Pole Screen with Needlework Panel,
Lot # 240 - Regency Pole Screen with Needlework Panel,
English, probably early 19th century with silk floral octagonal panel in mahogany; 61" high x 18" diameter. > Item Details
Portrait of David Shaver, by  Samuel Shaver
Lot # 146 - Portrait of David Shaver, by Samuel Shaver
Tennesseeca 1835oil on canvasunsigned26.75" x 23.5"David Shaver, Esq., built a log home in 1808 on his 300-acre plantation in Kingsport, Tenn., later the residence of Samuel B. Stuffle. Shaver's brother, Michael, was a Tennessee silversmith and his son, Samuel, was a portrait painter. > Item Details
North Carolina Butternut Tilt-Top Table,
Lot # 103 - North Carolina Butternut Tilt-Top Table,
1760-1790, with four board top, ring-turned pedestal, legs with covered knees, snake feet with pads; 27" high x 29" diameter. > Item Details
Carved Ivory Figure of Japanese Courtesan,
Lot # 290 - Carved Ivory Figure of Japanese Courtesan,
19th or 20th century. A figure of a woman holding flowers secured to a black wooden stand. Incised signature on the back bottom of her robe and incised symbol on bottom; 11.75" high. > Item Details
Fraktur With Horse Dated 1798,
Lot # 52 - Fraktur With Horse Dated 1798,
Continental, ink and watercolor on laid paper. Extensive work in motifs of birds, tulip flowers, lettering and cursive. Green, orange, brown, brick and sepia. Painted frame; 16" x 12.5" (sight), 19" x 15.625" (w/frame). > Item Details
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