Lot 398    

Pair of Burman and Ricardo Spurs,
2008, Historic Americana Auction, Dec 4 & 5
includes a unsigned Burman pair with engraved steel with both engraved silver and nickel mounts and inlay, with original heel chains and tooled leather straps, steel marked Hand Forged Steel with 10 spiked 1.75" diameter rowels and 3.25" yoke width, AND an unsigned Ricardo pair forged nickel with applied brass horses head on outside of yoke end, engraved shank with 1.15" diameter 10 spike rowels, newer leather.

Condition:  
Both VG to EXC.
Sold: $1,140.00
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Joe Palooka/Ham Fisher Original WWII Comic Sketch, Plus,
Lot # 1169 - Joe Palooka/Ham Fisher Original WWII Comic Sketch, Plus,
pencil sketch on 10" x 13.5" showing a love sick soldier with penciled inscription Dear Doris Will You be my pin-up girl thank you love Joe Palooka Ham Fisher and in lower left corner Atlantic Beach N.Y. 8/31/45, framed, 13" x 16". Lot also includes 8" x 10" autographed silver print photograph of co... > Item Details
Six Rhode Island Civil War Regimental Histories,
Lot # 1085 - Six Rhode Island Civil War Regimental Histories,
including the following titles: A Narrative of the Campaign of the First Rhode Island Regiment in the Spring and Summer of 1861, by Augustus Woodbury, 1862, Providence, Snow & Farnham, 12mo in black cloth boards, 260pp; The Second Rhode Island Regiment: A Narrative Of Military Operations In Which Th... > Item Details
Civil War Era British Parade Flag Owned by Bvt. Brig. Gen. Edwin Metcalf,
Photograph of Paul Robeson as Othello & Other African American Theatre People,
Lot # 1602 - Photograph of Paul Robeson as Othello & Other African American Theatre People,
all 8” x 10” silver gelatin promotional stills, including one stamped on reverse The Theatre Guild Presents Paul Robeson in The Margaret Webster Production of Othello Shubert Theatre with both Robeson and Uta Hagen, imprint of Vandamn Studio, N.Y., PLUS autographed photo of Stump & Stumpy, an Africa... > Item Details
Three Books on Ohio During the Civil War,
Lot # 1071 - Three Books on Ohio During the Civil War,
includes a two-volume set entitled Ohio in the War: Her Statesmen, Her Generals, and Soldiers, by Whitelaw Reid, 1868, Cincinnati, Moore, Wilstach & Baldwin, both 8vo in faded brown cloth boards, 1050pp & 949pp with all plates; and Ohio At Shiloh Report of the Commissioner, by T.J. Lindsay, 1903, Ci... > Item Details
Nine Books on Billy the Kid,
Lot # 1738 - Nine Books on Billy the Kid,
titles, authors and dates only include: Billy the Kid A Date with Destiny, by M. Ballert & C.W. Breihan, 1970, PLUS The Real Billy the Kid..., by M.A. Otero, 1936, PLUS The Boyhood of Billy the Kid, by R.N. Mullin, 1967, PLUS Alias Billy the Kid..., by C.L. Sonnichsen & W.V. Morrison, 1955, PLUS Bil... > Item Details
Two Revolutionary War Autographs, Gen. Jedediah Huntington and Col. Levi Wells, Plus,
Lot # 1138 - Two Revolutionary War Autographs, Gen. Jedediah Huntington and Col. Levi Wells, Plus,
these two manuscript documents, each written on a 6.5” x 8” half letter sheet of laid paper, are both orders for paying American soldiers during the Revolutionary War and include one dated March 13, 1779 to pay Sergeant William Glenn nine pounds and thirty shillings, signed by General Jedediah Hunti... > Item Details
Eight Different Volumes Relating to African Americans, & Abolitionists,
Lot # 1610 - Eight Different Volumes Relating to African Americans, & Abolitionists,
includes the following titles, authors and dates only: The Negro in America, by A. Rose, 1948, PLUS Scouting For Stanley in East Africa, by T. Stevens, 1890, PLUS Gone with the Wind, by M. Mitchell, 1936, PLUS The Boy Travelers on The Congo..., by T.W. Knox, 1887, PLUS Thirteen Sonnets of Georgia, b... > Item Details
Civil War Archive of Lt. Col. David A. Leckey, 100th Pennsylvania, Round Heads,
Lot # 154 - Civil War Archive of Lt. Col. David A. Leckey, 100th Pennsylvania, Round Heads,
lot of 24. This archive includes an anonymous CDV portrait of Leckey as Lt. Col with orange 2 cent Washington Bank Check revenue stamp on reverse. Lot also includes two manuscript letters, including one 4pp letter written by Leckey to his mother, dated Jan. 15, 1862. In this letter, he tells her he ... > Item Details
Ten Excellent Anthony <i>War For the Union</i> Civil War Stereoviews,
Lot # 121 - Ten Excellent Anthony War For the Union Civil War Stereoviews,
all 3.25" x 7" on flat yellow printed card stock and includes the following titles; View from the Union Fort Sedgwick, called by the Rebel soldiers "Fort Hell"; Double Turretted Monitor Onondaga, on the James River.; Tent Life of the 31st Pennsylvania Regiment; Interior of the Union Fort Sedgwick, c... > Item Details
Boudoir and Cabinet Photographs of Rio Grande Pueblos,
Lot # 356 - Boudoir and Cabinet Photographs of Rio Grande Pueblos,
lot of 18 albumens; cabinet cards include one Jackson with his Denver imprint, one on Eastman Kodak cardstock, and one anonymous; remaining boudoir cards include six from the Santa Fe Route series, two of which have J.L. Clinton's Colorado Springs imprint; remainder have H.W. Wyman Curiosity Store, ... > Item Details
Scarce 1829 Advertising Broadside For a Fire Engine,
Lot # 1001 - Scarce 1829 Advertising Broadside For a Fire Engine,
8" x 12.5" with bold heading Daboll's Patent Improved Fire Engine. Made and Sold By Ezekiel Daboll & Co. Canaan, Litchfield, Connecticut. With illustration of this hand-carried and hand-operated fire pump, large block of text below with Greek Key border, printed by B.D. Packard & Co. > Item Details
CDVs of Jeff Davis & Andrew Johnson,
Lot # 1519 - CDVs of Jeff Davis & Andrew Johnson,
both engravings, 1st a comic view of Jeff Davis in woman's outfit with printed humorous captions, imprint of G.C. Bingham & Co., Detroit, AND portrait of Andrew Johnson with imprint of Joseph Ward, Boston. > Item Details
Lot of Eight 19th Century Books on the Civil War,
Lot # 1074 - Lot of Eight 19th Century Books on the Civil War,
Abbott, John S.C. History of the Civil War in America. Comprising a full and impartial account of the Origin and Progress of the Rebellion. Of the Various Naval and Military Engagements, of the Heroic Deeds Performed by Armies and Individuals, and of Touching Scenes in the Field, the Camp, the Hospi... > Item Details
Two Tintypes of African Americans,
Lot # 1631 - Two Tintypes of African Americans,
both approximately CDV size and ca 1880. First of a young attractive mother and her son and daughter, second of a middle-aged lady holding kerchief in hand. > Item Details
Very Early Edition of <i>Uncle Tom's Cabin</i>, 1852, by Stowe,
Lot # 1643 - Very Early Edition of Uncle Tom's Cabin, 1852, by Stowe,
Boston John P. Jewett & Co., Cleveland, Jewett, Proctor & Worthington, two vols., 12mo in black embossed cloth boards, with gilt highlights, 322p with frontis and all other illustrations, stereotype in Boston by Hobart & Robbins. This is an early edition, but not first, with two changes from first e... > Item Details
Hand-Sewn 35 Star U.S. Navy Jack,
Lot # 234 - Hand-Sewn 35 Star U.S. Navy Jack,
36" x 52.5" with five rows of seven linen stars sewn to each face of the 2-piece wool fly with hand-sewn canvas hoist and two brass grommets. Hoist is ink stamped American Jack in block letters. > Item Details
Autographed Photo-Mechanical Print of Upton Sinclair,
Lot # 1266 - Autographed Photo-Mechanical Print of Upton Sinclair,
3" x 7", mount and signed on period mount.Upton Beall Sinclair, Jr. (1878–1968), American author with over 90 published titles, noted works include The Jungle, novel dealing with conditions in the U.S. meat packing industry. > Item Details
Rare Confederate Johnson's Island POW Autograph Book,
Lot # 135 - Rare Confederate Johnson's Island POW Autograph Book,
Maj. Henry Carrington. 5th Virginia Cavalry, 1864. When Major Henry Carrington of the 3rd Virginia Cavalry (Fitzhugh Lee’s Division), Army of Northern Virginia, was captured at the Battle of Aldie in 1863, he became one of nearly 10,000 prisoners of war to cycle through Johnson’s Island Prison Ca... > Item Details
A Fine Group of Photographs of The Ute Chief Buckskin Charley's Camp,
Lot # 319 - A Fine Group of Photographs of The Ute Chief Buckskin Charley's Camp,
lot of 7; five albumens mounted on 6" x 8" cream cardstock, all with inked captions including "Savero" Chief of Capotis, Buckskin Charlie, At Home, "Juana" | "Ta-Rah-Ha" - Charlies Daughter, Nah-Nice, Ute Beauties, and Ute Squaws; images probably taken on the Southern Ute Reservations and at Fort Le... > Item Details
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