Lot 13    

Cdv of a New York Fireman,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
with imprint of S. Austen, Oswego, NY. Fine studio pose of a member of hose company holding a large trumpet on his knee.

Condition:  
Slight surface soil, else VG.
Est $150 - $200
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American Sheraton Floral Carved Canopy Bed,
Lot # 733 - American Sheraton Floral Carved Canopy Bed,
late 18th - early 19th century, North Shore, Massachusetts, canopy bed with wonderfully turned & carved foot posts. Bed posts are birch with original varnish stain in imitation of mahogany. Nice bold turned feet terminating in large ball, upper portion tapers with spiral turned top with section ca... > Item Details
Daguerreotype of New Orleans Militia Member,
Lot # 152 - Daguerreotype of New Orleans Militia Member,
anonymous sixth plate from the Zacharie family archive, Not so identified, but possibly H. H. Zacharie, later a Major in the Confederate Army (see lot 197). A fine portrait of an enlisted soldier wearing a Mexican War era uniform. The only distinctive markings are the five-pointed star(s) on the c... > Item Details
Early American Split Hickory Seat Armchair,
Lot # 794 - Early American Split Hickory Seat Armchair,
19th century, American, mixed woods. Queen Anne style turnings, worn red wash, wonderfully patinated split hickory seat still quite useable, simple "S" curved arms with baluster turned supports. > Item Details
Fantastic Confederate Ambrotype,
Lot # 174 - Fantastic Confederate Ambrotype,
of an unknown officer cradling a massive straight-bladed sword with wide blade. Scratched into the upper left field is a cryptic “1862.” The image has been mounted in a contemporary mat and frame preventing closer examination. The only clue to state affiliation is a small five-pointed star worn a... > Item Details
CDV of CSA General Daniel Ruggles- Autographed,
Lot # 193 - CDV of CSA General Daniel Ruggles- Autographed,
with imprint of “C.D. Fredericks & Co., N.Y.” , signed in the General’s bold hand on verso with salutation that reads, “Miss. M. Zacharie Complements of Daniel Ruggles Major Genl. CSA.” West Point and regular army, Ruggles became a Confederate by marrying into a Virginia family after winning two br... > Item Details
Photograph of Lindall's Cliff Dwellers Indian Band,
Lot # 368 - Photograph of Lindall's Cliff Dwellers Indian Band,
anonymous, 9.5 x 7.75" silver gelatin photograph mounted on larger grey board. Scene of a large group of Native American men and women -- possibly Kiowa? -- standing before a false cliff with a sign "Entrance to Cliff", and at far right a small group of Indian and Anglo musicians. This may be one o... > Item Details
Webb and Thomas Civil War Books,
Lot # 283 - Webb and Thomas Civil War Books,
includes "Webb and His Brigade at the Angle, Gettysburg" (front cover) or "Statue of Brevet Major General Webb" (spine). Book published by New York Monuments Commission at the dedication of the monument to Bvt. Maj. Genl. Webb, Oct 12, 1915. Blue cloth, 4to, gilt front and spine, published 1916, Alb... > Item Details
Graduated Pewter Cupboard,
Lot # 790 - Graduated Pewter Cupboard,
20th-century, in red paint with 6 graduated shelves, mortised & pinned construction with solid scalloped side boards. All shelves are grooved for plates with rear gallery; 54" wide x 68.5" high. > Item Details
Walnut Shaker-Style Ohio High Chest,
Lot # 555 - Walnut Shaker-Style Ohio High Chest,
secondary wood poplar, quite possibly from one of the southern Ohio Shaker communities, such as Whitewater or Union Village. This chest has 3 over 5 graduated drawers with scribed cock-beaded edges, nicely turned walnut knobs. Cove molding at top, cut-out bracket base with thumb-molded top edge. Pi... > Item Details
American 19th Century Tole Ware,
Lot # 724 - American 19th Century Tole Ware,
lot of 2. Includes a bronzed lighthouse form coffee pot with infuser top, turned pewter finial and C scroll handle in black. 10.5" high; AND a cylindrical tole canister spice set in varnished bronze finish, 8.25" diam. x 4.5" high with slightly domed lid, opens to reveal 6 nested canisters each mark... > Item Details
Ninth Plate Tintype of Armed Yank Cavalryman,
Lot # 162 - Ninth Plate Tintype of Armed Yank Cavalryman,
from the western theater gripping a French-made LeFaucheux revolver tucked into his belt. He wears a standard shell jacket over his civilian shirt and blue tinted trousers. The rectangular belt plate is regulation US cavalry. Barely visible on the pork-pie hat is a feather and what looks like a t... > Item Details
Fine Union Photograph Locket,
Lot # 173 - Fine Union Photograph Locket,
a hinged gilded brass oval locket having delicately incised central rose motif with geometric border containing a cutout tintype of an unidentified 6th Corps officer together with an oval paper image of a beautiful young woman. The officer of staff rank shows two rows of buttons and wears a promine... > Item Details
Horstmann  Indian Princess Head Militia Sword,
Lot # 131 - Horstmann Indian Princess Head Militia Sword,
with rectangular ribbed ivory grip, cast brass single piece quillon, double langets with eagles, floral knuckle bow, attached to the Indian Princess pommel. Single edged 31" blade with 1/2 length fuller and acid etched crossed flags and scroll work, marked "W.H.H." (Horstmann), total length 36.5". ... > Item Details
Rinehart  Platinum Print of Native American,
Lot # 364 - Rinehart Platinum Print of Native American,
7 x 9.25". Ttiled in negative "Black Horn, Sioux, No. 1507, Copyright 1899, F.A. Rinehart, Omaha." > Item Details
Mumper & Co. & Anthony Civil War Stereoviews,
Lot # 203 - Mumper & Co. & Anthony Civil War Stereoviews,
lot of 3. Includes two with hand stamp from Mumper & Co., labeled #232; PLUS #813 entitled West Side P.R. Lot." showing stone monuments on battlefield AND Anthony No. 3275, "View of Belle Island, from the Petersburgh Railroad, Manchester, Va." > Item Details
Archive of the Painter Family,
Lot # 454 - Archive of the Painter Family,
Milton and Sallie Painter 1783-ca.1860 (bulk: 1850s). ca.275 items. Literate and interesting correspondence from Sallie Hickson and her husband Milton Painter of Owings Mills, Md., and other members of their family, touching on everything from politics to family, farm, friendship, and marriage. T... > Item Details
Early Niddy Noddies,
Lot # 768 - Early Niddy Noddies,
lot of 3, early 19th century American, turned and carved hardwood niddy noddies, each 18" long with arms between 11 & 14", mortised and pinned construction. > Item Details
Civil War Battle Prang & Co. Chromolithograph
Lot # 268 - Civil War Battle Prang & Co. Chromolithograph
entitled "Sheridan's final cavalry charge at Winchester", dated 1880, Boston, signed in print by artist "Thurstrup," in period oak frame. 14.75 x 21" visible. > Item Details
Air Ship Ruby Flashed Mug Plus,
Lot # 472 - Air Ship Ruby Flashed Mug Plus,
lot of 2, both from the 1906 Ohio State Fair. Includes a pattern glass mug with ruby flashed upper body, with copper wheel cutting to clear image of the lighter than air ship and engraved text below "Ohio/State Fair/1906". 3.75" high; AND a black & white post card showing same airship above fair gro... > Item Details
World War I Naval Album,
Lot # 409 - World War I Naval Album,
compiled by C.J. Blessing, a crew member on the U.S.S. Mt. Vernon when she was torpedoed by a German submarine in 1918. The album is 8 x 11" in horizontal format with sting-tied binding. It contains Blessing's Station Billet, 2 copies of a report by Navy Surgeon E.E. Curtis of the event, an address ... > Item Details
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