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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Silver <i>Worcester Regatta</i> Rowing Trophy,
Lot # 196 - Silver Worcester Regatta Rowing Trophy,
American, ca 1869, in unmarked silverplate, engraved Worcester Regatta/Aug. 5, 1869/TOWN PLATE, and A.K.C./F.H. Collins/3, unmarked; 6.875" high. The Worcester Regatta was a hotly competed, annual collegiate rowing event with participants including Harvard, Yale and teams from the British Isles. > Item Details
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<i>John Broadwood and Son</i> Square Piano,
Lot # 260 - John Broadwood and Son Square Piano,
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American, probably Delaware Valley, ca 1770-80, in walnut with poplar secondary wood. Slant front over fitted interior, with pigeon holes over two drawers over one long drawer; 44.25" high x 42" wide x 20.5" deep. > Item Details
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American or English, 19th century, double stepped marble base supporting a reeded Corinthian column, with two feeder tubes between font and burner, and period cut and etched shade with vining and leaf motifs and 10" fitter, hung with 19 later 8" cut and faceted prisms and beads, 21" high to top of s... > Item Details
12 Cincinnati Sterling Bread Plates,
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Chinese Export Reverse-Painted Portrait of Young Lady,
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19th century, original frame; 13.25" x 19" (sight), 15.625" x 21.5" (frame). > Item Details
Mallard Drake and Hen Decoys,
Lot # 210 - Mallard Drake and Hen Decoys,
likely English and late 19th century, working decoys; having glass eyes; 15" long. > Item Details
Figural Sheet Iron Sign with Horse, <i>R.L. Davies</i>,
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American, first half 20th century. Purportedly Davies was a veterinarian in northeast Ohio. 22" x 22". > Item Details
Davidson County, Tenn., Settee,
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ca 1835-45, of mixed woods, with shaped crestrail over medial splat, turned spindles and shaped arms; 17" seat height x 70" long x 20" deep. (For related piece, see Harsh and Williams 1988: 259, fig. 365) > Item Details
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Lot # 136 - Chippendale Bowfront Chest of Drawers,
American, possibly Rhode Island, ca 1760-80, in mahogany with pine secondary, having a conforming one-board top over four graduated, cockbeaded drawers; with ogee bracket feet; 32.5" high x 42" wide x 23.5" deep. > Item Details
Davenport Gaudy Pitcher and Basin,
Lot # 131 - Davenport Gaudy Pitcher and Basin,
English, early 19th century, "Columbine" pattern painted in polychrome enamels. Marks include 105, 1005, impressed anchor and Davenport and painter's tally marks; pitcher 10", bowl 4.5" high x 12" diameter. > Item Details
Pair of  Sterling
Lot # 327 - Pair of Sterling "Castles" Pattern Tazzas,
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<i>1848</i> Indiana Jacquard Coverlet,
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American. Constructed of blue wool and natural cotton. The weaver was Cockfair Mills having the trademark corner block and date; 75" x 90". > Item Details
Regency Pole Screen,
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Three Pairs of Brass Push-Up Candlesticks,
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