Lot 16    

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!

All clean, but as typical for this series, a hint light. Have never seen any with rich tonality.
Est $300 - $400
      Ask a Question

All Images

Political Sheet Music Collection,
Lot # 88 - Political Sheet Music Collection,
lot of 13. Includes, "McKinley Grand March," 1896; "Tip and Ty: A New Comic Whig Glee," "The Pathfinder's Quick Step," "Sumner's Funeral March" (1874), "(Teddy Bear) The Royal Gewgaw" (1907), "The Tolling Bell Approaching Mount Vernon" (1859), "Roosevelt March" (1919), "Coolidge and Dawes for the Na... > Item Details
Photograph of Ute Chiefs,
Lot # 352 - Photograph of Ute Chiefs,
albumen print, 5 x 7.5" mounted on larger board, titled in negative "Ute. 14." and with typed strip paper label "583. Ute. Wa-rets and Shavano." Negative probably taken by Alexander Gardner as part of a treaty delegation in Washington in 1872. Likely printed later by the Bureau of American Ethnology... > Item Details
Great Multicolored Republican Ribbons,
Lot # 98 - Great Multicolored Republican Ribbons,
lot of 7, all for state or local candidates in Pennsylvania in the 1906 and 1908 elections. All include portraits of the candidates, flags, eagles, and other patriotic motifs in glorious multi-color printing. Candidates include for Governor Edwin S. Stuart; a ribbon featuring portraits of Samuel P... > Item Details
Unusual Benjamin Harrison-Washington Bunting,
Lot # 87 - Unusual Benjamin Harrison-Washington Bunting,
polychrome printed cotton on cream ground with oval portraits of Washington with "1789" above and B. Harrison with "1889" above, surrounded with U.S. flags and eagles, 24" x 62". Includes 4 repeating panels, number 676 in Collins "Threads of History". > Item Details
American Tin Qquilt Pinwheel Patterns Plus,
Lot # 616 - American Tin Qquilt Pinwheel Patterns Plus,
lot of 5, 19th century. Includes 4 pinwheel quilt patterns 4.5-17" in diameter all with holes for tacking to quilt; AND an unusual tin figure of a man in top hat, unknown function, 8.25" high. > Item Details
Walrus Ivory Eskimo Cribbage Board,
Lot # 659 - Walrus Ivory Eskimo Cribbage Board,
likely a product of the Mission Cooperative of Grenfell in Newfoundland, Labrador. Front with tip carved with seal's head, followed by 2 scrimshaw seal hunting scenes, followed by the cribbage board; reverse with a steam and sailing ship which appears to be the one used by the Grenfell Mission with... > Item Details
Early American Spindle Back Armchair,
Lot # 554 - Early American Spindle Back Armchair,
probably late 18th century, in Pilgrim style. This chair has rush seat with four vertical spinals with single horizontal spindle crest, stiles terminate in flattened onion dome turning, high arms & very worn rush seat, old but not original finish with good color. > Item Details
Irwin Myers - Pastel and Gouache on Paper,
Lot # 488 - Irwin Myers - Pastel and Gouache on Paper,
depicting an open 1901 - "Curved Dash Olds" with a couple traveling down a city street, 17.5" x 25.5"; frame 24.5" x 32". > Item Details
Three Confederate and Union Pins and Badges,
Lot # 255 - Three Confederate and Union Pins and Badges,
including a UCV(?) cello pin for New Orleans May 19-22, 1903 featuring R.E. Lee portrait; a white metal badge with eagle hanger for the laying of the cornerstone of the Lee Monument in Richmond, VA, 1887; and a brass or plated white metal token commemorating the 75th anniversary of Gettysburg. > Item Details
Civil War History of Maine, 1865,
Lot # 286 - Civil War History of Maine, 1865,
Whitman, William E.S. and Charles H. Rue. "Maine in the War for the Union: A History of the Part Borne by Maine Troops in the Suppression of the American Rebellion." 1865, Lewiston: Nelson Dingley Jr. & Co. 8vo, cloth with gilt spine and front, 637pp. > Item Details
Burritt's 1835 Atlas of the Heavens,
Lot # 325 - Burritt's 1835 Atlas of the Heavens,
Burritt, Elijah H. "Atlas, Designed to Illustrate the Geography of the Heavens,..." New edition, 1835, New York: F.J. Huntington & Co. Large folio, printed paper wraps, 2 double page plates, 1 hand-colored, and 6 hand-colored single page plates. > Item Details
Cast Iron Organ Mechanical  Bank,
Lot # 508 - Cast Iron Organ Mechanical Bank,
Kyser & Rex, circa 1880-1900, with cat, dog and monkey on organ with bells, original polychrome paint, fine working condition, 5.5" wide x 4" deep x 7.25" high. > Item Details
Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithograph by Eliott,
Lot # 494 - Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithograph by Eliott,
showing 2 men in race car traveling through countryside at a high rate of speed with young couple and others looking on an wrecked race car at side of dirt road, signed in print "Harry Eliott, 03" (1903). Framed and matted; 12.5" x 37.5" Frame 18.5" x 43.5". > Item Details
U.S. Grant Shell Stickpin,
Lot # 76 - U.S. Grant Shell Stickpin,
from the 1867 campaign. Albumen paper photograph mounted in brass shell with pin. > Item Details
Roosevelt-Fairbanks Campaign Poster,
Lot # 94 - Roosevelt-Fairbanks Campaign Poster,
1904. Chromolithographed poster with portraits of both candidates, flag and eagle on diagonal between the 2. New York: Metropolitan Printing. 20 x 28.75". Lower left corner is Union Label. > Item Details
English and Chinese Willow Ware,
Lot # 566 - English and Chinese Willow Ware,
lot of 4. Includes 3 Chinese export porcelain pieces with gilt trim, a handleless cup & saucer, an 8" plate and a handleless cup; AND an English pearlware openwork fruit basket and under tray, 10.75" long x 9" wide x 3" high, all 1st quarter of the 19th century. > Item Details
Mottled Brown Glazed Yelloware Batter Pitcher,
Lot # 686 - Mottled Brown Glazed Yelloware Batter Pitcher,
early 19th century yelloware batter pitcher, probably East Liverpool, Ohio. This nicely wheel thrown piece has a 3 ribbed extruded strap handle and pinched spout, nice early barrel-shaped with clear glazed interior and mottled Rockingham-type brown glazed exterior; 4" high x 6" d. > Item Details
Warren G. Harding, TLS,
Lot # 431 - Warren G. Harding, TLS,
invitation to a luncheon on Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society stationery, on 4 Oct 1920. Bottom of page has a note "Grateful to have been present on Oct 4. Sincerely Warren G. Harding," and below "Ditto Florence Kling Harding." 8.5 x 11", framed under glass, small pieces of tape hold ... > Item Details
Chippendale Mirror,
Lot # 752 - Chippendale Mirror,
American, 18th century, with original glass, old but not original finish; 11" wide x 18.25" high. > Item Details
Blue Decorated Salt Glazed Stoneware Jar,
Lot # 688 - Blue Decorated Salt Glazed Stoneware Jar,
4 gallon, American mid-19th century. With lunate handles, stenciled maker's mark in cobalt "From M. Dunn Moundsville W.V." with stenciled rose in center of mark. Wonderful freehand running ferns and cornucopias surrounding mark; 10" d. x 15.5" high. > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20