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Enamel on Copper Mug with Nautical Scenes,
2009, Fall Fine and Decorative Art, Oct 2 & 3
19th century, Continental, possibly French or Dutch. An enamel-on-copper mug or stein with continuous scenes of fishing vessels in a harbor, enhanced with gilding; height 5 in.

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[MARITIME ART]  Whaling and Related Folk Art,
Lot # 577 - [MARITIME ART] Whaling and Related Folk Art,
lot of 7 volumes. Includes four-part set of Sotheby's catalogues for the Barbara Johnson Whaling Collection, sold between Dec. 1981 and Dec. 1983. Each with realized price sheet. All soft cover, 8.75 x 9.25 in., mostly black-&-white photographs with scattered color highlighted lots. Also included is... > Item Details
Two Miniature Medical Chests,
Lot # 246 - Two Miniature Medical Chests,
lot of two, including one mahogany traveling medicine chest. Chest has two side-opening doors with brass hinges, with six apothecary bottles on either side of the doors and with original paper labels from New York pharmacies. Also inside are four larger apothecary bottles with glass stoppers and pap... > Item Details
Deacon's Bench in Green Paint
Lot # 422 - Deacon's Bench in Green Paint
a Deacon's three-chair bench in green paint, probably Pennsylvania, 19th century, with three-chair scalloped crestrail, turned spindles, a shaped seat over turned legs with stretchers. With cushion and two pillows; ht. 35, wd. 75, dp. 22 in. > Item Details
Two British Fox Hunting Prints,
Lot # 804 - Two British Fox Hunting Prints,
mid-19th century. Two hand-colored engraving and aquatint prints, one dated 1851 of B.B. Colvin Esq. & Mr. R. Dyso after the painting by R.B. Davis, the other from Fores Sporting Incidents/Plate VII/A Breast-High Scent, after Boult. In later frames under glass. 23.5 x 29 in. and 20 x 35 in. > Item Details
New England Painted Step-back Cupboard,
Lot # 424 - New England Painted Step-back Cupboard,
possibly Vermont, ca 1790-1820. A New England step-back cupboard made in two pieces with a dry sink base. Retaining an older, gray, painted surface over an earlier painted surface; ht. 90.5, wd. 52, dp. 24 in. > Item Details
Whale's Tooth with Scrimshawed Ship and Lady,
Lot # 572 - Whale's Tooth with Scrimshawed Ship and Lady,
American, ca 1840-70. A scrimshawed sperm-whale tooth with the portrait of a lady with parasol and a fully rigged ship. Lg. 5 in. > Item Details
American School Pastel Portraits of Couple,
Lot # 482 - American School Pastel Portraits of Couple,
ca 1820-1830, likely husband and wife. Pastel on paper (possibly velum) mounted to the original stretcher, in original gilt frame; 14.5 x 12.5 in. > Item Details
British Sterling Silver Fruit Spoons,
Lot # 225 - British Sterling Silver Fruit Spoons,
English, ca 1808. Six downturned feather edge fruit spoons with pierced handles and fluted bowls. Marked sterling and RR; 5" long., 2.572 ozt. > Item Details
Regency Satinwood Drum Stand,
Lot # 216 - Regency Satinwood Drum Stand,
ca 1800-1815, satinwood with oak, a drum-shaped one drawer stand with turned pedestal, connected to a triangular stretcher, flared legs ending in brass caps on casters; ht. 27, dia. 15.25 in. > Item Details
Andrew Jackson Copper Lustre Pitcher,
Lot # 673 - Andrew Jackson Copper Lustre Pitcher,
English, ca 1820-30, by Enoch Woods & Son. Blue ground with Jackson bust on both sides and The Hero of New Orleans; ht. 8.5 in. These possibly date from Jackson's first presidential run in 1824, as a similar version for LaFayette was issued for the old Revolutionary War hero's triumphant return to v... > Item Details
Set of English Button Hook Oak Windsors,
Lot # 75 - Set of English Button Hook Oak Windsors,
English, ca 1800-1890, an assembled set of sack-back Windsor armchairs, the spindle back with carved and pierced splat, the arm supports terminating in scrolls all over the saddle seat and turned legs connected by double cross stretchers; oah 44 to 45 in. > Item Details
Two Pieces of Amethyst and Gold Estate Jewelry,
Lot # 589 - Two Pieces of Amethyst and Gold Estate Jewelry,
to include a 14k gold circle pin with three stones and a 14k box chain 16 in. necklace with an amethyst stone pendant set in a gold mount. > Item Details
Rosewood Box with Folky Racing Inlay
Lot # 813 - Rosewood Box with Folky Racing Inlay
A gentleman's rosewood dresser box, possibly New York, ca 1880-1890, with brass and inlaid trotter with rider, copper chicken and a man in a tri-corner hat, and 31 inlaid stars and a crescent moon. Interior (re)lined in red velvet. Together with a pair of track binoculars and two riding crops, one w... > Item Details
Italian Rococo-style Table,
Lot # 23 - Italian Rococo-style Table,
Northern Italy, late 20th century, with verre églomisé top, carved and giltwood apron and legs; ht. 30.5, wd. 36, dp. 22 in. > Item Details
Greek Icon,
Lot # 11 - Greek Icon,
oil on panel, 19th century. Panel cradled with two battens, secured with rosehead nails; 18.5 x 24 in. > Item Details
Kentucky Coin Silver Julep Cup by Sharrard,
Lot # 630 - Kentucky Coin Silver Julep Cup by Sharrard,
American, ca 1850-60. Tapered form with applied beading; struck Henderson Union & Hopkins/Agl Asso/Sharrard, probably for William M. Sharrard, Harrodsburg, Kentucky (w. 1839-50). Possibly an agricultural award. ht. 3 in. 2.572 ozt. > Item Details
Mahogany Wheel Barometer, Edward Smith, Newbury,
Lot # 242 - Mahogany Wheel Barometer, Edward Smith, Newbury,
English, ca 1830, with string inlay, swan-neck pediment, hygrometer, thermometer, mirror and level gauge. ht. 43 in. (See Loomes, 2006). > Item Details
Wrought Iron Andirons and Pots,
Lot # 457 - Wrought Iron Andirons and Pots,
American, early 19th century. Set of wrought iron andirons with looped fronts for spits; ht 15 in. Also, two pots: ht. 5, lg. 13 in.; ht. 4, lg. 14.5 in. > Item Details
Mahogany Wheel Barometer, Bernasconi, Merthyr,
Lot # 244 - Mahogany Wheel Barometer, Bernasconi, Merthyr,
English, second quarter 19th century, mahogany case with swan-neck pediment, hygrometer, thermometer and level gauge; ht. 40 in. > Item Details
[WHALING] Starbuck, Alexander, and More,
Lot # 579 - [WHALING] Starbuck, Alexander, and More,
lot of 4. History of the American Whale Fishery from its Earliest Inception to the Year 1876. Waltham (MA): Published by the author, 1878, first edition. 8vo, brown cloth, leatherette spine with gilt lettering; 767 numbered pp, plus 6 figures and list of illustrations in rear. Also included is a tw... > Item Details
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