Lot 6    

Large Tintype of Row Houses and Street Urchins,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
supposedly Pittsburgh, PA. showing row houses and two store fronts, a dry goods and grocery 5.5" x 4.25".

Condition:  
Strong image, slight bent corner, not affecting image, VG+.
Est $300 - $400
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Cast Iron Anti-Chinese Figural Padlock,
Lot # 378 - Cast Iron Anti-Chinese Figural Padlock,
with Patd. date Oct. 1872. The front depicts a stereotypical "Chinaman" with long que coming through a hole, mouth open (the keyhole for the lock). On back the image is of a dog biting the man's leg, with a disembodied hand in upper right dropping the man's hat. The early waves of Chinese immigratio... > Item Details
American Sheraton Floral Carved Canopy Bed,
Lot # 733 - American Sheraton Floral Carved Canopy Bed,
late 18th - early 19th century, North Shore, Massachusetts, canopy bed with wonderfully turned & carved foot posts. Bed posts are birch with original varnish stain in imitation of mahogany. Nice bold turned feet terminating in large ball, upper portion tapers with spiral turned top with section ca... > Item Details
Reverse Painted 2-Part American Mirrors,
Lot # 816 - Reverse Painted 2-Part American Mirrors,
lot of 2, both early 19th century. Includes a gilt & black painted example with 1/2 turned pilasters having square corner blocks with applied brass rosettes. Polychrome painting above mirror with thatched cottage, trees & lake with canted cornered white border with gilt flowers set in sponged oval... > Item Details
American Spear-Point Bowie Knife,
Lot # 250 - American Spear-Point Bowie Knife,
unmarked, with flattened two piece antler grips, 17" total length. With its original leather sheath, with German silver mount at throat and tip, with leather belt loop. Recently discovered in the basement of a home in Lexington, Kentucky, and probably originally from Bourbon County of that same st... > Item Details
Large Folk Art Landscape Oil Painting,
Lot # 826 - Large Folk Art Landscape Oil Painting,
oil on canvas. Wonderfully naive painting of mountain landscape with river and log cabin; framed; canvas 22.5" x 28.5"; frame 30.75" x 36.5". > Item Details
Folk Art Figural Trade Stimulator Sign,
Lot # 585 - Folk Art Figural Trade Stimulator Sign,
carved and painted pine, of an African American man in top hat and tattered pants. His shirt sleeves are rolled up and he holds a high-topped shoe in outstretched left hand. Mounted on truncated pyramidal block stand with original iron bands at back for added strength. Paints are brown, black and w... > Item Details
Soldiers Monument Certificate Signed U.S. Grant,
Lot # 430 - Soldiers Monument Certificate Signed U.S. Grant,
matted and framed under glass, 11.5 x 14.5" visible. Signed by Grant as President of the association. Certificate reads: "Soldiers Monument Association, This Certified that _________ Is hereby Constituted a Member of the Jo Daviess Soldiers Monument Association. Galena, Ill., Aug. 28th, 1865." Grant... > Item Details
Scarce Washington Engraving,
Lot # 40 - Scarce Washington Engraving,
entitled "Washington's Last Interview With His Mother", published by Pikes New York Opera House, dated 1860, 22" x 28", in period walnut frame, 26.5" x 32.5". > Item Details
Cleveland-Thurman Jugate Campaign Ribbon,
Lot # 89 - Cleveland-Thurman Jugate Campaign Ribbon,
black, on pink silk, 9.25 x 2.75." Printed by Buford, Indianapolis. > Item Details
War Date R.E. Lee CDV-Autographed,
Lot # 191 - War Date R.E. Lee CDV-Autographed,
with imprint of Lumpkin and Co., Richmond, Va. on verso. Boldly signed on recto, not affecting Lee's portrait. > Item Details
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
Advertising Card for the
Lot # 118 - Advertising Card for the "White" Way,
2.5 x 4" promoting the business of the "White Way Transfer and Moving Company." From a Sedalia, Missouri estate, and presumably from that town. Includes a shield-shaped banner with a ribbon containing "White Men, White Trucks" and in the banner "Move the White Way." If not blatantly racist, then ... > Item Details
Decorated Fireplace Bellows,
Lot # 783 - Decorated Fireplace Bellows,
lot of 2, both early 19th century turtleback type with stenciled polychrome painting. Includes a 17.5" long example with flower basket decoration & brass nozzle; AND an 11.5" long example with flower basket in gilt & brass nozzle. > 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
Two Photographs of Semi-Pro Baseball Teams,
Lot # 415 - Two Photographs of Semi-Pro Baseball Teams,
includes an interesting silver print image of team taken in ballpark with "P" on jersey's, with 13 uniformed players all identified on mat, the manager, president and secretary (Dithridge, E.J. Kraeger, & R.E. Rollins). Image size 8" x 10", mounted in original oak frame (15" x 17.25"); AND a 7.5" x... > Item Details
Garfield Campaign Booklet,
Lot # 82 - Garfield Campaign Booklet,
in illustrated paper wraps, 8vo. entitled "Life of James A. Garfield Our Citizen-Soldier", Barclay & Co. Philadelphia, 1880. Sixty-four pages with 5 full page engravings. > Item Details
Bakewell Pears & Co. Pittsburgh Flint Glass Compotes,
Id'd New Hampshire Made Silver Hilt Sword by Samuel Drowne,
Lot # 125 - Id'd New Hampshire Made Silver Hilt Sword by Samuel Drowne,
(1749-1815). A fine circa 1780 hunting sword with roped ivory grip topped by a finely executed silver (likely coin) eagle's head grasping an iron link chain looped to a silver guard decorated with simple stamped flourishes. Blade with double 3/4 length fullers, and decorated on both sides near the ... > Item Details
Revolutionary War  Silver Mounted Hunting Sword,
Lot # 126 - Revolutionary War Silver Mounted Hunting Sword,
American made,with rope carved bone grip and coin silver mounts, with "S-shaped" quillon, blade with two unstoppered nearly full-length fullers, total length 33". Lacking scabbard. This sword is illustrated in Moore's "Weapons of the American Revolution" 1967:154, plate E-49. EX. Keith Barker Coll... > Item Details
Amish Child's Pieced Quilt,
Lot # 611 - Amish Child's Pieced Quilt,
20th century, Cake Stand pattern, solid color pieced design in dark blue & brown with black quilting; 32" x 44". > Item Details
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