Lot 810    

Tintype of William "Billy" Walker, Plus
2009, Fall Fine and Decorative Art, Oct 2 & 3
American, ca 1870-90. A sixth plate tintype of William Walker, African-American jockey who won the third Kentucky Derby piloting Baden-Baden in 1877. Together with a coin purse with silverplate racing scene, a harness rosette, a blue ribbon, a small knife and a note pad with steeplechase motif. Tintype: 2.75 x 3.75 in.

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Tintype case split at hinge.
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American, likely Maine, early 19th century, mounted as if in dry dock; ht. 45, wd. 12, lg. 43 in. (overall as mounted). > Item Details
Heriz Runner,
Lot # 365 - Heriz Runner,
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British Sterling Silver Fruit Spoons,
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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
<i>Valley Light</i> by Ethel Magafan (American, 1916-1993),
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<i>Island Hay</i> by Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975),
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Late Classical or Empire Standing Secretary
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Dutch Brass Pricket Candlesticks, A Pair,
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Brace Back Windsor Armchair,
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probably Rhode Island or Massachusetts, ca 1790-1810, old brown over earlier paint; seat height 17.5, overall height 36 in. > Item Details
Lalique
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Queen Anne-style Walnut and Parcel Gilt Mirror
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Waltham Hunting Gold Pocket Watch with Stag,
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14k Gold and Diamond Covered Watch,
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ca 1950. An attractive 14k yellow gold and diamond watch. The textured wide gold bracelet measuring 0.88 x 7 in. is accented in the center with two rows of diamonds weighing approximately 0.36cts total diamond weight, set in white gold creating a hinged cover. The rectangular cream watch face marke... > Item Details
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Lot # 7 - Italian Reliquaries,
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Venetian Glass Six Light Chandelier,
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