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19th-Century Woodcarving of Bird with Young,
2008, Spring Fine & Decorative Arts, Mar 15th
American, ca 1850-90. This symbol of self-sacrifice was used often in the Pennsylvania German arts; 11" high.
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Elsmore & Forster
Lot # 296 - Elsmore & Forster "Ceres" and "Laurel Wreath" Ironstone,
six articles, English, ca 1850, various raised and printed marks. Five pieces of "Ceres" pattern decorated in yellow lustre, including a large pitcher, covered sugar bowl, sugar bowl (no lid) and two open oval vegetable dishes; AND a "Laurel Wreath" covered sugar bowl with Washington medallion. Pitc... > Item Details
Folk Art
Lot # 492 - Folk Art "Memory Star" With Civil War Tintype,
American, late 19th century. Made from an old wood box with stenciled letters (on verso), shards of glass, shells and china, metal and natural materials; all are glued around a centrally placed tintype of two gentlemen, one wearing a uniform; 17" diameter. > Item Details
Swan Hill <i>Emma</i> Hunt Scene Presentation Pitcher,
Lot # 448 - Swan Hill Emma Hunt Scene Presentation Pitcher,
American, ca 1850s, of Rockingham glazed earthenware, attributed to the Swan Hill Pottery, South Amboy, N.J., with high relief design of riders and hounds approaching a stag, raised oak leaf design below rim and name EMMA in raised letters below spout. Handle molded to represent a tree branch. Appli... > Item Details
19th-Century Wood Milliner's Model,
Lot # 13 - 19th-Century Wood Milliner's Model,
Continental, ca 1830, with jointed limbs and original paint; 13" high. > Item Details
Sewer Tile Lion Signed <i>H.M. Swords</i>,
Lot # 523 - Sewer Tile Lion Signed H.M. Swords,
American, probably Ohio, 19th century. Recumbent form on oblong plinth with tooled detail, hand-colored features and pleasant expression. Incised 154 and potter's name in script under base; 6.75" high x 9" long x 5" wide. > Item Details
Audubon First Royal Octavo Plate 15 <i>Common Osprey Fish Hawk</i>
Lot # 221 - Audubon First Royal Octavo Plate 15 Common Osprey Fish Hawk
hand-colored plate detached from one of the first octavo-sized editions issued between 1840-44marked in block letters upper left and right No. 3/ Pl.15Audubon credit lower left in block letters Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audubon F.R.S.F.L.S.publisher's credit lower right Lithd, Printed & Cold. by J.T... > Item Details
Hunzinger Chair,
Lot # 431 - Hunzinger Chair,
walnut stamped HUNZINGER. N.Y. PAT. MARCH 30 1869.; 17" seat height x 34" overall height. > Item Details
Portrait of African American on Cigar Box Lid,
Lot # 317 - Portrait of African American on Cigar Box Lid,
oil on a cigar box lid, depicting a bust-length portrait of an African American teenager. Cigar brand is unidentifiable and a stamp is affixed to board's verso; 5.5" x 7.5". > Item Details
Hand-Hewn Oval Bowl in Old Mustard Paint,
Lot # 409 - Hand-Hewn Oval Bowl in Old Mustard Paint,
perhaps of Southern origin, appears to be of cypress, 1812 carved in bottom with initials; 17" x 12.75". > Item Details
Sheraton One-Drawer Stand,
Lot # 427 - Sheraton One-Drawer Stand,
American, ca 1800-20. Has a square cherry wood top, bird's-eye maple and cherry veneered skirt that contains one full-width drawer; likely original brass pulls. All supported by four slender turned and reeded cherry legs; 25.75" high x 18" wide x 17.5" deep. > Item Details
Pair of Sterling Corinthian Column Candlesticks,
Lot # 192 - Pair of Sterling Corinthian Column Candlesticks,
American, first quarter 20th century, struck with sterling and unicorn insignia of The Mauser Company, and 56310; 10" high. > Item Details
Cobalt Book Flask <i>History of Holland</i>,
Lot # 521 - Cobalt Book Flask History of Holland,
American, ca 1860-80, in yellow ware covered in a slate blue glaze modelled as a book; 5.5" high x 4.5" across x 2" deep. > Item Details
Three Pairs of Brass Push-Up Candlesticks,
Pair of Blown Federal Decanters,
Lot # 71 - Pair of Blown Federal Decanters,
American, ca 1780-1810, taper shaped of colorless glass with cut flutes around the neck and base, medial band engraved with swags and tassels; ground and polished pontils and faceted flat stoppers; 8.25" high. Sell with later sterling labels, SHERRY and MADIERA. (See McKearin 1968, plate 42) > Item Details
Two Reverse-Painted Empire Mirrors,
Lot # 389 - Two Reverse-Painted Empire Mirrors,
American, ca 1830-40. One with lake and house scene, 10.25" x 20"; second with fruit motif (not shown), 11.5" x 20.5". > Item Details
Map of the United States, published by Laurie & Whittle, 1794,
Lot # 57 - Map of the United States, published by Laurie & Whittle, 1794,
English version, hand-colored; one of the first maps to reflect post-Revolutionary war details and accurately map the trans-Appalachian and Ohio River region; 19.25" high x 26" high (sight), 27" high x 34" wide (w/ frame). > Item Details
Life Portrait of President Buchanan by William McMaster (1823-1889)
Lot # 68 - Life Portrait of President Buchanan by William McMaster (1823-1889)
New Yorkca mid 1850soil on canvasunsignedin original gilt and gesso frame 36" x 29.25"Versions of this portrait by McMaster reside at Wheatland, Buchanan's estate in Lancaster, Pa., as well as at the White House. This portrait was one of at least two versions purportedly taken from life during the ... > Item Details
<i>F. Heyde</i> Stoneware Tankard with Pewter Lid,
Lot # 528 - F. Heyde Stoneware Tankard with Pewter Lid,
New York, 1850-1900. Decorated with two cobalt bands and the maker's name stamped in the bottom. The owner's name George Sal is engraved on the lid. Frederick Heyde was a pewterer in New York City; the stoneware was likely made for him to sell with his lids; 6" high (includes thumbpiece), 3.5" diame... > Item Details
Pair of Diamond Point Decanters and Compote,
Lot # 81 - Pair of Diamond Point Decanters and Compote,
American, probably New England Glass Co., mid-19th century, diamond point with correct stoppers, scalloped feet and polished bases; 12" overall height, together with an open compote, 8" high x 8.25" diameter. > Item Details
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