Lot 9    

Fine Tintype of a Man with Two Oxen,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
4 x 2.5" in original walnut "cross t" frame. An anonymous horizontal image, he drapes his arm on the back of one of the oxen, and holds a switch in his other hand.

Condition:  
Near EXC, though not examined out of frame.
Est $300 - $400
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Magnificent Hand-Painted Plaque of Buckskin Charley,
Lot # 373 - Magnificent Hand-Painted Plaque of Buckskin Charley,
porcelain, with "Pouyat Limoges" and "J.P.L. France" on verso Finely executed portrait titled "Buckskin Charles-Sub-Chief of the Utes", with gilt scrollwork border on red band, 16.25" diameter. Likely a painting based on a photograph of this famous Ute, so named for his prowess at supplying meat f... > Item Details
Civil War Stereoview of the Fighting McCooks,
Lot # 202 - Civil War Stereoview of the Fighting McCooks,
regular sized, ivory mount. An outdoor scene, perhaps taken in their hometown of Lisbon, in Columbiana County, Ohio. Penciled id on verso "Wm D. McCook and 5 brothers in 1861." Alexander, in his Colonel's uniform, is visible at the far right. The hat pins on the Hardee hats and kepis all show in... > Item Details
Pair of Hepplewhite Inlaid Banquet Tables,
Lot # 598 - Pair of Hepplewhite Inlaid Banquet Tables,
attributed American, mahogany with pine and ash secondary wood. D-shaped ends with cross-banded zebra wood at base of skirt. Rectangular folding leaf. Tapered Hepplewhite legs, with rear sling leg. Banded inlay on skirt. 44" wide. Each end is 19.5" closed, together and open they are 71". > Item Details
Currier & Ives Lincoln Political Cartoon,
Lot # 67 - Currier & Ives Lincoln Political Cartoon,
medium folio, from 1864 depicting Lincoln acting like a fool, Fessenden (Secy. of Treasury) cranking "Chase's Patent Greenback Mill", churning out $1000 and $5000 dollar bills. Sitting around the table are Stanton (Secy. of War), "Uncle Abe", Seward (Secy. of State), Wells (Secy. of the Navy), and 2... > Item Details
James Garfield Memorial Letter Opener,
Lot # 80 - James Garfield Memorial Letter Opener,
molded copper, 9.5" total length. Features handle with rearing lion and scimitar-shaped blade with a 1" cello portrait button of Garfield, stamped "Garfield Memorial." Have not seen this political souvenir before. > Item Details
Missouri National Guard Uniform and Accouterments,
Lot # 333 - Missouri National Guard Uniform and Accouterments,
group of 5 items. Uniform of J. Veru Papin includes a wool 5-button Missouri militia jacket, wool pants, a canteen with cork stopper with canvas cover printed with "U.S.," leather belt-rig, and knapsack containing mess kit (knife, fork and spoon) and cotton-lined leather spats. Knapsack has "Battery... > Item Details
Booker T. Washington, Clipped Signature,
Lot # 120 - Booker T. Washington, Clipped Signature,
framed under glass, bold signature on 1.25 x 3" piece of paper. Washington was born into slavery in the late 1850's, and was still a child when the war ended and slaves were freed. Shortly thereafter the family moved to West Virginia, and Booker's mother obtained a "blue-back" spelling book. Accordi... > Item Details
Signed Wallace Nutting Comb-back Knuckle-Arm Windsor,
Lot # 708 - Signed Wallace Nutting Comb-back Knuckle-Arm Windsor,
branded on underside of seat "Wallace Nutting" in script and "415". Wonderful form with beautiful turnings, old, possibly original, finish and shaped saddle seat. Seat height 18", total height 54.5". > Item Details
Primitive Cupboard,
Lot # 788 - Primitive Cupboard,
pine, early 19th century, one door, with cutout bootjack ends, modern blue repaint; 30.5" wide x 13.5" deep x 48.5" high. > 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
Steiff Stuffed Animals,
Lot # 503 - Steiff Stuffed Animals,
lot of 2. Includes a mohair squirrel with glass eyes and tin button and sewn in cloth inport label in ear, 7.5 x 8"; AND a plush Daschundt dog with red cloth collar/name tag marked "Steiff" and "Hexie", 6" long. > Item Details
Paul L. Dunbar, TLS,
Lot # 121 - Paul L. Dunbar, TLS,
Dayton, Ohio (140 Zeigler St.), 21 June 1896. Letter is framed under glass, 4.25 x 7" visible. The letter is to a Mr. L. D. Stubbs of Richmond, IN, in which Dunbar notes that he inadvertently left a book there. He writes that he had enclosed postage for its return, and goes on to say that "...if you... > Item Details
Quaker Travel Journal,
Lot # 312 - Quaker Travel Journal,
Williams, William. "Journal of the Life, Travels, and Gospel Labours, of William Williams, Dec. A Minister of the Society of Friends. Late of White-Water, Indiana." 1828, Cincinnati: Lodge, L'Hommediew, and Hammond (printers). Full calf, gilt spine, 272pp. Williams was born in North Carolina, spent ... > Item Details
Mark Twain Autographed Photograph,
Lot # 466 - Mark Twain Autographed Photograph,
by Alvin Langdon Coburn,of Clemens in his later years, matted and signed on mat, plus a second clipped signature. Both signed "Mark Twain." Photo is 6 x 8". Both framed together under glass. > 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
Rare W. J. Bryant Presidential Campaign Button,
Lot # 97 - Rare W. J. Bryant Presidential Campaign Button,
with the candidate riding a bicycle on a tight wire, the wire flying banners of "TRUST" and "EMPERIALISM" and slogan "People's Air Line...On to Washington." Whitehead & Hoag Co., 1.25" diameter. One of the rarest of the Bryan's. > Item Details
Sheraton Curly & Birdseye Maple Fancy Chairs,
Lot # 664 - Sheraton Curly & Birdseye Maple Fancy Chairs,
all in original finish, includes 1 arm and 3 side chairs with balloon-shaped paper woven seats, turned legs with ball terminus, 3 slats in back and front stretcher birds-eye, while legs and uprights are curly, some edging in black paint. > Item Details
Harrison-Morton Campaign Textile,
Lot # 86 - Harrison-Morton Campaign Textile,
printed linen with flags border, spread winged eagle, surmounting U.S. shield with ribbon banner in beak that reads "Protection Home Industries" and "Tippecanoe" above and "Morton Too" below, 18" x 19". Number 592 in Collins "Threads of History". > Item Details
Rinehart Platinum Print of Native American,
Lot # 362 - Rinehart Platinum Print of Native American,
7.25 x 9.25", titled in negative: "Black Otter, Arapahoe, No. 849, Copyright 1898, F.A. Rinehart, Omaha." From the Rookwood Pottery collection. > Item Details
Autographed Photograph of Captain Jack,
Lot # 384 - Autographed Photograph of Captain Jack,
in the twighlight of his career. Anonymous silver gelatin image, 7 x 4." Boldly inscribed "To Madame Mrs. Nicholls With a Boundless Love and Blessing J.W. Crawford Capt. Jack, 1916." > Item Details
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