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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James Monroe Signed Land Grant,
Lot # 417 - James Monroe Signed Land Grant,
partially printed, folio on vellum, February 21, 1821. Assigning land to one Solomon Hodgson of Highland County. Signed lower right, with attached wafer seal. > Item Details
Abraham Lincoln Springfield Autograph,
Lot # 425 - Abraham Lincoln Springfield Autograph,
24 Aug. 1860, probably during the campaign of that year. This is a short note on 1 panel of a folded letter sheet to one H.S. Johnson, Esq. "Dear Sir -- Herewith I send you my autograph which you request. / Yours truly / A. Lincoln." Only signature in Lincoln's hand. > Item Details
Wisconsin Pioneer Brigade Ephemera,
Lot # 171 - Wisconsin Pioneer Brigade Ephemera,
including a letter from George W. Rouse, 10th WI Inf. with transmittal envelope, a Ms. epic poem by E. S. Buck (? Brick), and a ruby ambro. of unidentified young man. Poem is titled "An Epic" and below "By E. S. Buck, co. B 3rd Battalion. Pioneer Brigade." 7 pp. with 2 holes in top and tied together... > Item Details
Figural Cast Iron Doorstop,
Lot # 637 - Figural Cast Iron Doorstop,
with original polychrome paint in form of a fluted, footed fruit basket with oranges, grapes, plum leaves and flowers, 7 x 7." 95% original paint, marked on rear "456." > Item Details
Watercolor of the Battle of Lake Erie,
Lot # 150 - Watercolor of the Battle of Lake Erie,
signed lower left "Horatio Bowerman, July 26, 1879". Vivid action dominates this work, which is of course, a copy of an earlier oil painting. With men standing on the damaged vessel still firing handguns, masts and sails floating about, with Perry and other crew members rowing for the "Niagara," dod... > Item Details
CDV's of The Fisherman for Heidelberg College,
Lot # 16 - CDV's of The Fisherman for Heidelberg College,
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! > Item Details
Lacy Glass & Brass Curtain Tiebacks,
Lot # 535 - Lacy Glass & Brass Curtain Tiebacks,
lot of 37, all American, 1st half of the 19th century. Includes a matched set of 15 opalescent floral lacy tie-backs with pewter posts, 12 are 3" d., 2 are 2.25" d.; PLUS 4 other lacy opalescent tie-backs, also floral patterns; PLUS a matched set of six stamped brass tie-back, scrollwork design; 3.... > Item Details
Pair of French Flintlock Pistols,
Lot # 132 - Pair of French Flintlock Pistols,
with unmarked silver repousse mounts, flint lock marked "Brulatour Jeune A St. Foy", ornate butt plates with repousse bust portraits of gentleman and lady (one on each. Nicely engraved lock and barrel, approximately 58 caliber, barrel length 9", total length 16". Includes original French honey col... > Item Details
Ambrotype of Hammer Dulcimer Player,
Lot # 4 - Ambrotype of Hammer Dulcimer Player,
anonymous sixth plate in a pressed paper case, showing a young girl holding two hammers and peering over her dulcimer. The first such image of this type of musical instrument we've seen in 20 years! > Item Details
Japanese Album With Hand-Tinted Albumen Photographs,
Lot # 33 - Japanese Album With Hand-Tinted Albumen Photographs,
includes forty-four 8" x 10.5" images mounted on larger card stock and all bound together in beautiful lacquer covered photo album. Wonderful images of man with colorful tattoo’s covering his entire back, fencers and wrestlers, aerial city views, street scenes, landscapes, craftsmen and workers. > Item Details
War of 1812 Naval Memoirs,
Lot # 301 - War of 1812 Naval Memoirs,
[McBride, James]. "Naval Biography, Consisting of Memoirs of the Most Distinguished Officers of the American Navy; To Which is Annexed the Life of General Pike." 1815, Cincinnati: Morgan, Williams, & Co. 12mo, full calf with gilt spine, 296pp. [Howes M17] > 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
George III Tall Case Clock,
Lot # 523 - George III Tall Case Clock,
mahogany with cross-banded inlay, bonnet with arched top, full fluted columns with cast brass capitals and bases, case with fluted quarter columns, also with brass mounts, cut-out bracket feet, in Hepplewhite style. Engraved silvered face with painted phases of the moon dial with cottage scene, bla... > Item Details
Blue Decorated Salt Glazed Stoneware Jars,
Lot # 696 - Blue Decorated Salt Glazed Stoneware Jars,
lot of 2. Includes a Penn. example with straight & wavy lines in cobalt surrounding #2 in freehand; 11.5" high x 7" d.; AND a jar with painted flowering branch and #2 with painted lines at sides and bottom; 11" high x 8" d. > Item Details
Joseph R. Good 39th Missouri CDV Albums,
Lot # 181 - Joseph R. Good 39th Missouri CDV Albums,
lot of 2. Captain Good’s complete 1860’s photo archive in two beautiful leather albums containing six military CDV’s among seventy-one additional civilian relatives and lithographs of Presidents. Three of the military cartes are identified in ink, including two different views of Captain Joseph R.... > Item Details
Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithographs by Gamy and Nevil
Lot # 477 - Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithographs by Gamy and Nevil
Two hand-colored lithographs matted in a single frame; Each measures 34" x 17". The Nevil, dated 1912, depicts a group of nomadic circus folk, including the monkey, traveling along the Spansih coast at St. Sebastien. The Gamy, dated 1913, depicts a racer making a hard turn at the 1913 Grand Prix de ... > Item Details
Chippendale Mirror,
Lot # 584 - Chippendale Mirror,
18th century, mahogany, probably New England, with gesso & gilt paint spread winged eagle on branch, original mirror glass, old, possibly original, finish, unusually simple scrolled ears, circa 1780-90; 15.25" wide x 27.5" high. > Item Details
Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithograph by Gamy,
Lot # 492 - Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithograph by Gamy,
showing a two seater race car on a banked speedway in an Excelsior. Framed; 17.5" x 34.5" Frame 19.5" x 36.5" > Item Details
Cincinnati Berkshire Bitters Pig Flask Plus,
Lot # 670 - Cincinnati Berkshire Bitters Pig Flask Plus,
lot of 2, both amber glass. Includes pig with "Berkshire Bitters" on left side & "Amann & Co. Cincinnati" on right, this is the fat pig, 10" long & mold blown; AND a smaller pig flask with embossed script on left side "Good Old Bourbon/ in a hogs--", line points to mouth of flask which his "_ss." 7... > Item Details
Quarter Plate Tintype of Union Cavalryman,
Lot # 161 - Quarter Plate Tintype of Union Cavalryman,
instantly recognizable as the armed cavalryman mounted on a gray roan published in "Echoes Of Glory: Arms And Equipment of the Union." This image is the classic outdoor view of a double-armed horseman pointing his 1862 Police revolver at an imaginary butternut target. The photograph was staged in ... > Item Details
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