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CDV's of The Fisherman for Heidelberg College,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
lot of 4. Each of Henry Leonard, a 19th century fund-raiser for this small Ohio liberal arts college. Three with a humorous tale imprinted on verso, describing Leonard's antics. Wish my college sent these rather than Visa applications!

Condition:  
All clean, but as typical for this series, a hint light. Have never seen any with rich tonality.
Est $300 - $400
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Ohio Bucket Bench,
Lot # 795 - Ohio Bucket Bench,
pine, mortised construction, including rear-mounted braces, shaped and cut-out ends with front skirt; 72" long, 18" high, 13.5" deep. > Item Details
Washington Pocket Mirror,
Lot # 43 - Washington Pocket Mirror,
19th century stamped zinc pocket mirror with bust portrait of Geo. Washington, laurel leaf surround. Opens to reveal original 2.5" d. mirror with brass kick stand and hanging ring. Marked on rear "Brevite 1844". Ex. Clark Garrett Collection. > Item Details
Shoe Foot Chest in Original Red Paint,
Lot # 738 - Shoe Foot Chest in Original Red Paint,
early 19th century American, pine six board, with original wrought iron strap hinges with heart shaped ends, construction is wrought rose head nails, unusual small size being 32.25" long x 15.5" wide x 11.8" high, old patina with 95% paint. > Item Details
T.C. Say's 1824 -5 American Entomology,
Lot # 323 - T.C. Say's 1824 -5 American Entomology,
Say, Thomas. "American Entomology, or Description of the Insects of North America." 1824-25, Philadelphia, Vol. I-II bound as one, lacking Volume III. 8vo, contemporary calf with gilt spine, 36 hand colored plates. > Item Details
Douglas Johnson Ferro,
Lot # 57 - Douglas Johnson Ferro,
with "Stephen Douglas, 1860" on obv. (Douglas portrait No. 1), and "Herschell Johnson, 1860" on rev. 0.5" ferro in brass shell with raised decorations, 1.0" diameter overall. [Sullivan SD1860-53] > Item Details
Superior Large Tintype of a Grocery Store,
Lot # 5 - Superior Large Tintype of a Grocery Store,
with wide dirt street in front and family (owners) standing in front, 5" x 7". > Item Details
Red & White Jacquard Coverlets,
Lot # 608 - Red & White Jacquard Coverlets,
lot of 2, both 19th century American. Includes a wool & linen centennial example with 16 pointed star center, U.S. shield breasted eagle & fruit baskets in corners; 77" x 85" with 1" red fringe; AND an all linen central floral medallion in rococo style with fretwork border; 83" x 86". > 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
Polychrome Decorated Odd-Fellows Axe,
Lot # 542 - Polychrome Decorated Odd-Fellows Axe,
hand carved from 2 pieces of wood with axe handle in original red paint & head in black with gold edge & pick end, 35.25" long, with fine old patina. > Item Details
Chalkware Figural Spill Holder,
Lot # 626 - Chalkware Figural Spill Holder,
mid-19th century, with two spaniels, flanking a cornucopia holder. Original dark varnished finish, solid casting, 6" high x 4.2" long x 3.25" wide. > Item Details
Presidential Appointments for a Naval Surgeon,
Lot # 439 - Presidential Appointments for a Naval Surgeon,
lot of 3 items relating to Daniel Egbert. Includes an appointment as Assistant Surgeon in the Navy, June 1830, vellum, 15 x 19.25", signed by Andrew Jackson. PLUS Appointment to Navy Surgeon, March 1838, vellum, 13.75 x 17.25", signed by Martin Van Buren. AND Appointment as Medical Director in the N... > Item Details
Presidential Appointments for Lifelong Naval Officers,
Lot # 438 - Presidential Appointments for Lifelong Naval Officers,
lot of 10. These appointments relate to 2 Navy "Lifers," Yates Stirling, Senior and Junior. Most are for the senior Stirling, including appointments for Ensign, both on paper, dated May 1863 and signed by Gideon Welles, one is a 9.75 x 16" folded ALS, the other is partially printed, 19 x 15.25" fold... > Item Details
Child's Wheelbarrow in Original Red Paint,
Lot # 509 - Child's Wheelbarrow in Original Red Paint,
early 20th century toy/child's mixed wood wheel barrow in original old red paint, wire nail construction, sides were decorated with stenciled running horse, nice patina; 26" long x 11" wide x 8" high. > Item Details
Gathering of Midwestern Colored Blown Glass,
Lot # 579 - Gathering of Midwestern Colored Blown Glass,
lot of 3. Includes a flip type tumbler, ribbed in light sapphire blue with fire polished pontil, 4" high x 3" diameter; PLUS an ribbed underplate in light green with snapped pontil, 4.25" diameter; AND another ribbed medium green underplate with snapped pontil, 4.6" diameter. > 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
Early Stuffed Animals,
Lot # 504 - Early Stuffed Animals,
lot of 3, late 19th-early 20th centuries. Includes a sleeping black cat, hand made with cross-stitch details, 14" long; PLUS a plush rabbit with tan felt pants and linen shirt with white felt collar, 13.5" high; AND a cloth covered miniature mounted deer head with glass eyes, 5" long. > Item Details
Early Tin Five Arm Candle Wall Sconces,
Lot # 761 - Early Tin Five Arm Candle Wall Sconces,
American early 19th century. Tin and wrought steel wire, old, possibly original, black painted finish; 25" wide & projecting 12" from wall. > Item Details
Wooden Folk Art Ship Model,
Lot # 543 - Wooden Folk Art Ship Model,
with sheet tin sails and wire rigging in original white, brown and black paint, with outriggers, early 20th century, 31" long x 5.5" wide x 21" high. > Item Details
Early Appliqué Quilt,
Lot # 605 - Early Appliqué Quilt,
signed "Vion Papin", circa 1870, repeating floral design in red & green calico printed fabric with matching swag border, 92" x 100". > Item Details
Mortised Bucket Bench,
Lot # 796 - Mortised Bucket Bench,
mortised construction with bootjack ends, lower shelf mortised, upper is lap-jointed with wood pegs; 40" long x 12.5" deep x 31" high. > Item Details
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