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Ambrotype of Hammer Dulcimer Player,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
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!

Condition:  
Image VG+, case separated at spine.
Est $300 - $400
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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
Cdv of Circleville, Ohio Marshall,
Lot # 15 - Cdv of Circleville, Ohio Marshall,
with imprint of M.K. Marshall, Photographer, West Main Street, Circleville. An 1870s image, likely of James K. Bedenheimer, who is listed in the Circleville City directory for 1859-60 as marshall. His large badge prominently displayed. > Item Details
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
Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithographs by Montaut
Lot # 479 - Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithographs by Montaut
Two hand-colored lithographs matted in a single frame; each measure 17" x 34"; Both depict similar scenes of two cars racing around a sharp turn out in the country, one slightly leading the other. The first is entitled "CIRCUIT DES ARDENNES BELGES 1906" and the second "COUPES des VOITURETTES - 1907"... > Item Details
Henry Clay Campaign Flag,
Lot # 47 - Henry Clay Campaign Flag,
of printed cotton from the 1844 election, with canton having black & white waist length portrait of Clay on blue field, surrounded by laurel wreath and ring of 22 five pointed stars with 4 other stars at corners for total of 26 stars. The 2nd, 3rd & 4th white stripes with "Clay/And/Frelinghuysen." ... > Item Details
Louisiana State Militia Officers Sword,
Lot # 225 - Louisiana State Militia Officers Sword,
with 31" double edged sword with 1/2 length fuller, with acid etched patriotic and floral designs on blade, cast knights helm pommel, ribbed ivory grip, spread eagle wings quillons, with shield shaped langets, total length 37.5". Brass scabbard with double carrying rings, simple top mounted plate t... > Item Details
James A. Garfield Memorial Ribbons,
Lot # 81 - James A. Garfield Memorial Ribbons,
lot of 40 ribbons, from various cities and organizations. Ribbons range from 1.25 x 3" to about 2.75 x 8.75". Most are white, one has mourning rosette, one has black fringe all around, a few are simply outlined in black. An instant memorial collection for this slain president. > Item Details
Girl in Bonnet Cast Iron Doorstop,
Lot # 643 - Girl in Bonnet Cast Iron Doorstop,
probably a figure from Sun Bonnet Babies, 7.75 x 4", original polychrome paint. > Item Details
American Miniature on Ivory,
Lot # 634 - American Miniature on Ivory,
unsigned oval portrait of a young gentleman with somewhat wild hair, mounted in newer frame, portrait 2.3" x 3". > Item Details
Confederate Heavy Cavalry Sabre and Scabbard,
Lot # 226 - Confederate Heavy Cavalry Sabre and Scabbard,
not marked, but typical of swords identifed as Boyle and Gamble, this from an unknown maker. Hilt of crudely cast brass, with three branched knucklebow, flattened leather grip with single strand brass wire wrap. The blade with a stopped 3/4 lenght fuller. Total length of sword 40.5." With its ir... > Item Details
Ohio Pottery Pig Banks,
Lot # 675 - Ohio Pottery Pig Banks,
lot of 2, both with mottled glaze. Includes an example with top 1/2 in cream, green, brown & blue glaze, 4.4" long x 2.4" high; AND a mottled brown glazed example, 5" long x 2.5" high. > Item Details
Autographed CDV of Union General Alex McCook,
Lot # 184 - Autographed CDV of Union General Alex McCook,
with “Webster & Bros., Louisville” imprint. Signed on recto in McCook’s hand with pencil salutation on back written by Mrs. McCook, “From Mrs. Genl. McCook Murfreesboro, Tenn. March 6, 1863.” This is an earlier view of the Ohio General and a companion piece to the previous lot in the catalog. > Item Details
George McClellan Campaign  Photo in Shell,
Lot # 58 - George McClellan Campaign Photo in Shell,
brass matted, 20 x 26mm, gem-sized cardboard, with portrait of McClellan in uniform. These ubiquitous 1864 politicals were made in large quantities but are becoming hard to find. A nice example. > Item Details
New England Bannister Back Arm Chair,
Lot # 793 - New England Bannister Back Arm Chair,
Queen Anne style, with rush seat, bold turned finials, 1/2 banisters and stretchers, nice scroll cut arms, mortised through back and folksy scroll cut-out crest rail. Mixed woods with nice old patina and wood pin construction, circa 1710-40. > Item Details
Collection of Deadwood Dick  Library Pulp Magazines,
Lot # 383 - Collection of Deadwood Dick Library Pulp Magazines,
lot of 36 individual issues from Vols. II, III and IV, 1899. All with scintillating titles and great multi-colored cover graphics. Examples include "Gilt-Edged Dick, The Sport-Detective", "Bonanza The Man Tracker," "Colorado Charlie's Detective Dash," Deadwood Dick's Dream" and more. > Item Details
Blaine-Logan Political Textile,
Lot # 84 - Blaine-Logan Political Textile,
printed cotton bunting in red, white and blue with oval sepia portraits of "James G. Blaine" and "John A. Logan", with star border, 22.5 x 24". Number 537 in Collins "Threads of History". > Item Details
Ernest Rawsteighn Native American Photographs,
Lot # 371 - Ernest Rawsteighn Native American Photographs,
lot of 4, all signed and dated 1921 in lower right. Each a different scene with Native Americans. Judging by their costumes, probably Ojibwa. Handtinted, 13.25" x 10.25", mounted on mat and framed. > Item Details
Ames Model 1840 Light Artillery Sabre,
Lot # 221 - Ames Model 1840 Light Artillery Sabre,
with nickel plated steel scabbard. Sword is marked "Made by Ames M.F.G. Co. Chipopee, Mass." on left ricasso and "CONN. 1862" on right, brass D guard kbuckle bow with quillon, pommel with 1/4 backstrap, leather and brass wire wrapped grip. Thirty-two inch single edged blade with 3/4 length fuller,... > 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
Beardless Abe Lincoln Photo,
Lot # 70 - Beardless Abe Lincoln Photo,
early 20th century carbon photograph. Rare image, known as "The Giant Killer", taken by T.P. Pearson, at Macomb, Ill. five days after the debate at Ottawa, (O-8), Aug. 26, 1858, 7" x 9.25" in period frame, 12" x 16.75". > Item Details
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