Lot 14    

Four 19th-Century American Wooden Sewing Items,
2008, Spring Fine & Decorative Arts, Mar 15th
a ca 1890 fancy splint and woven sewing basket with tufted silk bottom liner, 5" high x 11" long; together with a ca 1850 sewing clamp in the form of a mahogany roll top desk with bun feet, 6.25" high x 6" wide x 2.75" deep. Includes two other wooden sewing-related items.
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Three Pieces Decorated Bennington Stoneware,
Lot # 542 - Three Pieces Decorated Bennington Stoneware,
American, ca 1850-59, all marked J. & E. Norton Bennington, VT. Includes incised 2 gallon jug with pulled handle, 13.75" high; with incised 1 1/2 gallon crock, 10" high; with incised 3 gallon lidded jar, 13.25" high. > Item Details
Brass and Wirework Firescreen,
Lot # 234 - Brass and Wirework Firescreen,
American, early 19th century, brass rail over vertical wires with swag and scroll wirework decoration; 40" wide x 13.75" deep x 12.125" high. > Item Details
Gaudy Wash Basin,
Lot # 127 - Gaudy Wash Basin,
English, early 19th century, with blue and white floral decoration, impressed Stevenson; 4.25" high x 13" diameter. > 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
Three Stiegel-Type Blown Flip Glasses,
Lot # 69 - Three Stiegel-Type Blown Flip Glasses,
American, late 18th-early 19th century, colorless glass, with engraved decoration around the top, two with molded panels below the decoration; rough pontils; 5.75", 6", 6.375" high x 4.5" diameter at the rim. (See McKearin 1968, plate 29-6, 7) > Item Details
Rare Potter & Bodine #2383-1 Aqua Fruit Jar,
Lot # 75 - Rare Potter & Bodine #2383-1 Aqua Fruit Jar,
American, Philadelphia, ca 1858. Quart size wax sealer embossed POTTER & BODINE'S AIR-TIGHT FRUIT JAR PHILADa on front; reverse PATENTED APRIL 13th 1858 on two lines. Incomplete neck-wax seal grove missing; 6.5" overall height. (See Leybourne 2001: 315) > Item Details
19th-Century English Silhouette,
Lot # 169 - 19th-Century English Silhouette,
gentleman, gold highlights to hair and body. Shadow box rosewood frame; 3.75" x 4.75" (sight), gilt surround, 6.25" x 7.25". > Item Details
Tennessee Federal Looking Glass,
Lot # 250 - Tennessee Federal Looking Glass,
possibly Greene or Washington County, Tenn., 1800-10, mahogany, a transitional form with a scroll-cut frame on poplar secondary, having rope inlay on the crossbanded perimeter of the frame and an inlaid compass star on the crown; 42" high x 24.75" wide. (For similar examples of Tennessee looking gla... > Item Details
Chippendale Bowfront Chest of Drawers,
Lot # 136 - Chippendale Bowfront Chest of Drawers,
American, possibly Rhode Island, ca 1760-80, in mahogany with pine secondary, having a conforming one-board top over four graduated, cockbeaded drawers; with ogee bracket feet; 32.5" high x 42" wide x 23.5" deep. > Item Details
Pierre-Jules Mene (French, 1810-1879)
Lot # 496 - Pierre-Jules Mene (French, 1810-1879)
bronze on marble basesigned P.J. Mene8" x 16" and 15" high (w/base) > Item Details
Ohio Sewer Tile Spaniel,
Lot # 525 - Ohio Sewer Tile Spaniel,
American, late 19th century, of salt glazed red clay; 10.5" high x 8" wide. > Item Details
Tiger Maple Drop Leaf Table,
Lot # 245 - Tiger Maple Drop Leaf Table,
ca 1830-40, with ring-turned legs and great old surface; 28.75" high x 39" long x 20.5" wide (leaves down) x 50.5" (leaves extended). > Item Details
Early Norton Stoneware Pitcher,
Lot # 530 - Early Norton Stoneware Pitcher,
American, ca 1850-59, impressed J. & E. Norton,/ Bennington Vt./1 1/2, in over-all brown glaze. Variant mark with comma after Norton rather than period, 11.5" high. (See Osgood 1981: 137, plate 12 for similar examples.) > Item Details
Uncle Sam Painted Wood Trade Stimulator,
Candle Lamp Signed <i>R. Best</i>,
Lot # 106 - Candle Lamp Signed R. Best,
probably English, ca 1850, of gilt lacquered brass, retaining spring-loaded burner mechanism and period frosted and clear Argand-style shade, 15.75" high to top of burner, 22.25" overall height. > Item Details
Creamware Plate with Thoroughbred Stallion <i>Highflyer</i>,
Lot # 115 - Creamware Plate with Thoroughbred Stallion Highflyer,
English, ca 1776-84, by Neale & Co., with a portrait in enamels of a bay horse under a banner reading HIGHFLYER, likely copied from the equine portrait by John Boultbee; 9.5" diameter. Possibly part of a dinner service made for Richard Tattersall of the auctioneering firm, who purchased the horse in... > Item Details
Pennsylvania Paint Decorated Dower Chest,
Lot # 48 - Pennsylvania Paint Decorated Dower Chest,
Berks County, dated 1787 along with owner's name CATDARINA (last name is illegible). Made of pine, the body is all joined by dovetailing and has an applied moulding around the front and sides of the base. On the underside are the original attached runners. The front and sides are decorated with tabl... > Item Details
Two Spanish Colonial Folk Portraits
Lot # 316 - Two Spanish Colonial Folk Portraits
Mexico or American Southwestca 1840s-50soil on tinmarked in lower right corner of each with blue asteriskeach is in a string inlaid mahogany frame with decorative copper tackswoman with kerchief 14.75" x 10.75", with fan 14.5" x 10.5" > Item Details
Two 19th-Century Painted Splint Baskets,
Lot # 406 - Two 19th-Century Painted Splint Baskets,
American. One has traces of bittersweet colored paint; 7.5" top diameter x 9" high. Also likely an Eastern Woodland Indian basket, having paint of yellow and green; 6" wide x 7" high. > Item Details
Sunderland Lustre Jug with British Warship and Verse,
Lot # 117 - Sunderland Lustre Jug with British Warship and Verse,
English, early 19th century, having oval reserves with black transfer decorations, recto with a sentimental verse Friendship, Love & Truth; verso depicting a British ship of the line Northumberland 74; 6.75" high. > Item Details
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