Lot 17    

Folk Art Watercolor and Ink Portrait,
2008, Spring Fine & Decorative Arts, Mar 15th
ca 1840s, depicting an African American girl holding a basket. Inscribed: Adelia, painted by Sister Devola Daughters of the Finches. Monday morning. Went to school. Westport, Mass. In a period frame; 7.5" x 5.5" (sight), 10.75" x 9" (w/frame).

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Water stained.
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Two Cat Pipsqueak Toys,
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Canvasback Drake Decoy,
Lot # 211 - Canvasback Drake Decoy,
American or Canadian, early 20th century; 16.5" long. > Item Details
Regency Pole Screen,
Lot # 241 - Regency Pole Screen,
English, ca 1800-10, in rosewood, on a tripod stand with cartouche-framed screen having silk tapestry scene of chess game; 51.5" high. > Item Details
Carousel Horse, Outside Row Stander,
Canadian Goose Decoy attributed to R. Madison Mitchell,
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American, probably Havre de Grace, Maryland, mid-20th century. Once a working decoy with solid body and evidence of weights (not present). In a well-executed repaint with painted eyes; 11.25 high x 24" long. > Item Details
Regency Mahogany Wall Clock,
Lot # 258 - Regency Mahogany Wall Clock,
ca 1810, with unmarked brass fusee driven movement and 14" diameter silvered dial engraved, Tho.s Mudge/Willm. Dutton/ London. As the clock is certainly ca 1800-10, this cannot be correct, as Mudge died in the 1790's, the engraving was added later, likely in England to an anonymous period clock. The... > 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
Gorham Sterling
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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
Karaja Rug,
Lot # 278 - Karaja Rug,
Persia, third quarter 20th century; 3'8" x 14'5". > Item Details
English Stand in Mahogany,
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ca 1780-1800, with carved apron, rising on tapering legs with h-stretcher; 29.25" high x 21" wide x 14" deep. > Item Details
1876 Signature Quilt Top,
Lot # 476 - 1876 Signature Quilt Top,
American. A hand-pieced, basket pattern quilt, constructed of fabric with a print of George Washington (for the 1876 American Centennial), and other fabrics of the same period. Also having signatures in ink; genealogical research shows a family relationship of some names; 92" x 102". > Item Details
Important Rockingham Presentation Ice Pitcher,
Lot # 451 - Important Rockingham Presentation Ice Pitcher,
American, ca 1850s, of Rockingham glazed earthenware, attributed to Swan Hill Pottery, South Amboy, N.J., and designed by Daniel Greatbach. Modeled with elaborate vintage motifs and a bifid branch handle which extends across the body. Strainer spout and molded presentation plaque on front with init... > Item Details
Queen Anne Looking Glass,
Lot # 96 - Queen Anne Looking Glass,
English, mid-18th century, walnut with beveled glass; 12" x 22". > Item Details
Large Double-Sided Cake Board with Figures,
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Continental, 19th century, male and female figures, ends mortised; 29.5" long x 8" wide x 1.25" thick. > Item Details
Mocha Creamer and Pepper Pot,
Lot # 524 - Mocha Creamer and Pepper Pot,
English and American, possibly East Liverpool, Ohio. A slip banded pepper pot, 4.25" high; together with a yellow ware cream jug with green dendritic decoration, 4" high. > Item Details
<i>Seth Thomas</i> Pillar & Scroll Shelf Clock,
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American, ca 1820, with 30-hour wooden weight-driven time and strike movement, painted wood dial with double bee scapes/hives inside chapter ring, gilt floral scroll in spandrels, with original label Seth Thomas, Plymouth Connecticut; lower door tablet with worn reverse painting; includes key, pend... > Item Details
Rococo Revival Lady's Writing Desk, with Balloon Back Chair,
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mid-19th century, in rosewood with original leather writing surface, attributed to Charles A. Baudouine (New York, 1805-1895); 54" high x 32" wide x 19" deep. Walnut swivel-seat chair, 19" seat height x 33" overall height. > Item Details
Preston Powers' Marble Bust of Cincinnatian Job Nash,
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Red Paint -Decorated  Chest,
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Bennington Rococo Picture Frame,
Lot # 346 - Bennington Rococo Picture Frame,
American, ca 1849-58, relief molded and covered in grey flint enamel with good mottling, unmarked; 5.375" x 4.375" (picture opening), 11" x 9.75" (outside dimensions). (See Barret 1958: 13, figure VIII-B for a similar example.) > Item Details
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