Lot 18    

Advertising Lady Cabinet Card,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
with imprint of Arnold's, Jefferson, Iowa. Advertising the wares of Charles Bofink Hardware and Implements. Typical of the genre, her dress and hat adorned with scissors, keys, muffins tins and more.

Condition:  
Near Exc with only slight corner wear, with rich tones.
Est $300 - $400
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CDVs of Two OVI Captains,
Lot # 179 - CDVs of Two OVI Captains,
Benjamin and John Fowler, both of Co. D, 30th OVI. Both labelled in period ink on verso. Benjamin enlisted in Aug. 1861 as a Sgt., becoming Captain in Nov. 1864. Back of his cdv notes that Fowler "...was given sword for valor -- by General Sherman on 'March to the Sea.'" The handle of sword visible ... > Item Details
Diego Rivera Autographed Photographs
Lot # 468 - Diego Rivera Autographed Photographs
Lot of 21, including 3 autographed, one each by Diego Rivera and Frieda Kahlo, one by David Margolis. This lot includes black & white photographs of the 21 panels in Diego Rivera's (1886-1957) "Portrait of America" at the New Workers School in New York City. The photographs are 6.5" x 5.5-6.5" (prop... > Item Details
Irwin Myers - Pastel and Gouache on Paper
Lot # 483 - Irwin Myers - Pastel and Gouache on Paper
depicting one of the first electric automobiles, the 1897 - "Electric", 17" x 22.5"; frame 26.5" x 34". > Item Details
Subscription Proposal  for W.H. Harrison Campaign Newspaper,
Lot # 42 - Subscription Proposal for W.H. Harrison Campaign Newspaper,
folio, Albany, August 7, 1835. "Proposals for Publishing a New Weekly Paper at the City of Albany to be Called THE VOICE OF THE PEOPLE" whose purpose will be to "support the undeniable claims of the People's Candidate...Gen. WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON." An exceptionally early prospectus, issued well i... > Item Details
Chippendale Mirror,
Lot # 584 - Chippendale Mirror,
18th century, mahogany, probably New England, with gesso & gilt paint spread winged eagle on branch, original mirror glass, old, possibly original, finish, unusually simple scrolled ears, circa 1780-90; 15.25" wide x 27.5" high. > Item Details
Autographed Brady  CDV of R.E. Lee,
Lot # 192 - Autographed Brady CDV of R.E. Lee,
taken late on May 3rd or 4th, 1869 during a visit to Washington. With Brady's imprint on verso. Boldy autographed in lower left of image. > Item Details
Early Florida Territory Government Debates,
Lot # 302 - Early Florida Territory Government Debates,
House of Representatives report [65] of documents transmitted to them by President James Monroe on 28 Dec. 1818. These documents, in the words of John Q. Adams, Sec'y. of State, are "...in relation to the transactions during the campaign of general Jackson, against the Seminole Indians, and the band... > Item Details
Rare Civil War Book, Genesis of the Civil War,
Lot # 282 - Rare Civil War Book, Genesis of the Civil War,
Crawford, Samuel Wylie. "Genesis of the Civil War: The Story of Sumter, 1860-61." 1887, Charles L. Webster & Co.: New York. 486pp. Red cloth with gilt front, 8vo. Tipped in partially printed presentation leaf "To Frederick Sheldon, Esq. new York City, with the compliments of the Author & his friend,... > Item Details
Pair of Fine Flint Glass Candlesticks,
Lot # 619 - Pair of Fine Flint Glass Candlesticks,
clear paneled with petal form top and domed base, 10" high. > Item Details
Fine Kitchen Treenware
Lot # 865 - Fine Kitchen Treenware
American, early 19th century. An assembled group of woodenware including a yarn spool, a handled thread winder, a clip marked Carl Martin W.E., a glove stretcher, a mallet, a large fork, a butter print incised with starburst pattern and a comb with cutout heart on handle; fork lg. 16 in. > Item Details
Copy of Early Woodblock Map,
Lot # 326 - Copy of Early Woodblock Map,
early 16th-century woodblock map (circa 1520) was reproduced a number of times, this one probably in the early 19th century. Polar region is labelled "Mare Glaciale Circulus Arcticus," South America is "Terrai Cognita," North America is greatly foreshortened, while Cuba and Japan are huge. East Asia... > Item Details
Civil War Pike,
Lot # 248 - Civil War Pike,
hand wrought steel with long ovate pointed blade, 4" long hook and 2" wide hatchet near mount, total length 30.5". > Item Details
McKinley Dinner Loving Cup,
Lot # 91 - McKinley Dinner Loving Cup,
silver-plated, with 3 handles which divide the cup into 3 panels. One panel is engraved with a monogram "CCC", another panel with "President McKinley, Guest of Honor, and the third with "Annual Dinner, Oct. 30th, 1897." Cup is 2.25" high with similar diameter, the entire cup with handles is about 3.... > Item Details
Pair of U.S. Army Medical Officers Epaulets
Lot # 388 - Pair of U.S. Army Medical Officers Epaulets
dating to the late Indian Wars of the western U.S. These dress blue army epaulets with stamped brass caduceus in center, flanked by 2 squared star shaped rosettes on blue felt ground, all surrounded by crescent-shaped brass mount with tab having gilt piping and gilt shield breasted eagle button mou... > Item Details
Sheraton Curly & Birdseye Maple Fancy Chairs,
Lot # 664 - Sheraton Curly & Birdseye Maple Fancy Chairs,
all in original finish, includes 1 arm and 3 side chairs with balloon-shaped paper woven seats, turned legs with ball terminus, 3 slats in back and front stretcher birds-eye, while legs and uprights are curly, some edging in black paint. > Item Details
Wisconsin Pioneer Brigade Ephemera,
Lot # 171 - Wisconsin Pioneer Brigade Ephemera,
including a letter from George W. Rouse, 10th WI Inf. with transmittal envelope, a Ms. epic poem by E. S. Buck (? Brick), and a ruby ambro. of unidentified young man. Poem is titled "An Epic" and below "By E. S. Buck, co. B 3rd Battalion. Pioneer Brigade." 7 pp. with 2 holes in top and tied together... > Item Details
Tennessee Slavery Bill of Sale,
Lot # 107 - Tennessee Slavery Bill of Sale,
dated 2 Dec. 1846. Document for the sale of "...one Negro woman named Mary & one boy named Ned and one cow & calf, thirty head of hogs & four horses & two feather beads [beds]..." for $1200. Sold by one William Newsom anthony of Gibson Co., TN to Mr. John H. Braddock of Dyer Co., TN. 4..75 x 9". > Item Details
Wooster Soft Paste Porcelain,
Lot # 564 - Wooster Soft Paste Porcelain,
lot of 3, all with blue underglaze crescent mark of the Wooster factory, 1755-90. Each in Chinese porcelain forms and transfer printed in oriental landscape or floral. Includes a beautiful 9.7" diameter x 3.75" high center bowl; PLUS a handless cup & saucer; AND a 6.3" diameter x 2.8" high bowl. > Item Details
Cartes De Visite of 19th Century Personalities,
Lot # 19 - Cartes De Visite of 19th Century Personalities,
lot of 26. Includes 12 from life portraits of Longfellow and his wife; Washington Irving; Alfred Tennyson; Halleck; T.S. Arthur; Park Benjamin; Edgar A. Poe; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Tom Thumb and Lavinia Stratton. Photographers include Anthony, Fredricks, Black and others. Remaining portraits heavil... > Item Details
Cut Glass Bell Pull,
Lot # 822 - Cut Glass Bell Pull,
English, mounted on a floral needlepoint & beaded sash. Pull is hexagonally cut hollow & 4.5" wide x 6" long. Sash is 64.5" long x 4.5" wide. > Item Details
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