Lot 11    

Major General Franz Sigel Lithograph by Currier & Ives
2/3/2011 - ONLINE American History Timed Auction
Hand colored, titled in the print Major-Gen'l Franz Sigel/The Hero of the West., with undated Currier & Ives copyright line. 10" x 14.5", 13.25" x 18.25" with frame.

Condition:  
Scattered spots and soiling.
Sold: $88.13
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
U.S. Civil War Socket Bayonet with Scabbard
Lot # 259 - U.S. Civil War Socket Bayonet with Scabbard
18" bayonet blade. Leather scabbard with brass mounts. > Item Details
U.S. Civil War Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword
CDV of Young  Boy Posed In Front of CDV Viewer
Lot # 200 - CDV of Young Boy Posed In Front of CDV Viewer
A remarkable albumen portrait of a young boy posed next to an unusual tabletop CDV viewer, portraits of Generals Nathaniel Banks and Benjamin Butler visible in the viewer, with D. Appleton & Co. / Broadway, NY backmark. > Item Details
Military Prints After Henry A. Ogden
Lot # 160 - Military Prints After Henry A. Ogden
Henry A. Ogden (American, 1856-1936), includes two prints, first titled Lieutenant General - Staff & Line Officers - [Full Dress] and second titled Major-General - Staff & Line Officers - [Full Dress], with lithography by G.H. Buek & Co., NY, dated 1885 l.l.; each 13.25 x 11.25 in. > Item Details
Civil War CDVs of CSA & Union Commanders of the Battle of Gettysburg
Lot # 38 - Civil War CDVs of CSA & Union Commanders of the Battle of Gettysburg
13 CDVs on an 18" x 20" mount with the inked title Commanders of the Battle of Gettysburg July 1,2,3, - 1863 and inked identifications below each carte. Union generals Meade, Hooker, Slocum, Reynolds, Sedgwick, Newton, Howard, and Pleasanton, and Confederate generals Lee, Ewell, Stuart, Hill, and G... > Item Details
Unusual Painted <i>Captain</i> Cape,
Lot # 225 - Unusual Painted Captain Cape,
Of unknown origin, but probably a fire captain's cape dating from the mid 19th century, as we have seen similar capes appear in daguerreotypes of early firefighters (one of which is offered in this auction, Lot 210: "Ninth Plate Daguerreotype of Fireman Holding Trumpet"). Measures, when laid flat, ... > Item Details
U.S. Civil War Grapeshot and Bullets, Lot of 37
Lot # 74 - U.S. Civil War Grapeshot and Bullets, Lot of 37
27 pieces of assorted grapeshot measuring from .75" to 1.5". And 10 bullets including .44 and .58. > Item Details
Fine Portrait of a <i>Killer Woman</i>, Cheyenne, by Snell
Lot # 122 - Fine Portrait of a Killer Woman, Cheyenne, by Snell
Albumen, ca 1880, with gilt imprint of E.B. Snell's Elite Gallery of Wellington, Ks. below image, ink inscribed on verso Killer Woman, Cheyenne, Mother of "Riding on Cloud." The elderly Killer Woman is seated with a cane in one hand and displays a feathered doll with the other. > Item Details
Post-Civil War Photograph of Visitors Posed Before <i>High Water Mark Monument</i>, Gettysburg
Lot # 53 - Post-Civil War Photograph of Visitors Posed Before High Water Mark Monument, Gettysburg
9" x 7" silver gelatin print on a 10" x 12" mount in a 12.5" x 14.5" wood frame, showing an older man, presumably a veteran, and his two sons posed in front of the "High Water Mark of the Rebellion" monument at Gettysburg, which stands before the copse of tree... > Item Details
38-Star G.A.R. Parade Flag
Lot # 35 - 38-Star G.A.R. Parade Flag
Ca 1877-1890, chromolithographed silk, 15" x 23". Featuring the G.A.R. badge surrounded by 38 stars, with the canton resting on a red stripe (the "Blood Stripe") signifying war. > Item Details
U.S. Civil War Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword
Slave Bill of Sale, 1833
Lot # 251 - Slave Bill of Sale, 1833
In black ink, reading in full: Know all men by these preasents that I Saml. Wakefield for and in consideration of the sum of four hundred and fifty dollars to me in hand paid the receipt there of is here by acknowledged I have this day bargained & sold to D P Jackson a mollattoe girl by the name of ... > Item Details
Cabinet Card of Plateau Indians with White Gentleman
Lot # 146 - Cabinet Card of Plateau Indians with White Gentleman
Silver gelatin print on a C.W. Hansen, Lewiston imprinted cabinet mount, showing seven Indians of varying ages and styles of dress posed with a large white man. Framed, 7.5" x 9.5" overall. Not removed from frame for examination, so any verso imprints or inscriptions unknown. > Item Details
W.H. Jackson Hayden Expedition Photographs
Lot # 294 - W.H. Jackson Hayden Expedition Photographs
William H. Jackson (1843-1942). Lot of 7 albumen photographs, 9 x 13 in. on 16 x 20 in. mounts (3); 7 x 9 in. on 11 x 14 in. mounts (2); and 4.5 x 7 in. on 11 x 14 in. (2) mounts. All with United States Geological Survey imprint, and signed in type by Jackson; each titled in the negative. Includes U... > Item Details
[EXPLORATION] Cook, Captain James
Lot # 183 - [EXPLORATION] Cook, Captain James
The Three Famous Voyages of Captain James Cook Round the World,... London: War, Lock, and Co., n.d. (ca 1890). 8vo, half-leather, 1152 pp plus 24 plates. Cook was killed in 1779, and the expedition returned in 1780, so possibly this compilation of his three voyages was triggered by the centennial. > Item Details
World War I-Era Real Photo Postcards of African American Troops
Lot # 100 - World War I-Era Real Photo Postcards of African American Troops
Lot of 3, including: a photograph of a group of African American soldiers at a mess tent, titled in the negative Co. F. 24th Regt Kitchen. Pine Camp, N.Y. 1910, with canceled one cent stamp and postmark from Pine Creek, NY dated Aug. 12, 1910; a fine photograph with the typewritten recto title 10th... > Item Details
Yellowstone Hand-Colored Mounted Photographs by Haynes
Lot # 291 - Yellowstone Hand-Colored Mounted Photographs by Haynes
Lot of 9 beautifully hand-colored albumen photographs, ca 1880s, x" on 9" x 12.5" mounts, 8 of which have an ink inscribed title directly below the print, including: Giantess Geyser, Grotto Geyser, Old Faithful Geyser, Minerva Terrace, Castle Well & Cone, Paint Pots, Golden Gate, Great Falls from be... > Item Details
General Motors Train Advertisements, <i>Across the New Frontier</i>
Lot # 271 - General Motors Train Advertisements, Across the New Frontier
Lot of six prints, each professionally matted and framed under glass, 12" x 14" (sight), 14.25" x 18.25" overall. One frame contains the original portfolio cover on verso, which notes that this collection, titled Across the New Frontier and published for the Electro-Motive Division/General Motors Co... > Item Details
Carl Moon Portrait of a Navajo
Lot # 149 - Carl Moon Portrait of a Navajo
15.5" x 12" print on board in original 23.5" x 20" wooden frame. > Item Details
U.S. Civil War Model 1850 Militia Sword with Scabbard and Sword Hanger
Lot # 263 - U.S. Civil War Model 1850 Militia Sword with Scabbard and Sword Hanger
28" elliptical blade made by Ames Mfg Co. with fluted bone handle. Leather brass mounted scabbard. > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: