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.
Sold: $546.25
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Continental Miniature on Ivory of a Gentleman,
Lot # 159 - Continental Miniature on Ivory of a Gentleman,
late 17th-early 18th century, half-length portrait of sitter. Photo of gentleman inside with artist or sitter name, dated Nov. 27, 1699, and year 1728; 3.75" x 2.5" (sight), mounted in 20th century brass frame, 4.25" x 3.5". > Item Details
Early 19th-Century Watercolor Portrait of a Gentleman,
Lot # 170 - Early 19th-Century Watercolor Portrait of a Gentleman,
probably Continental, gentleman in black painted brass oval original frame; 3.375" x 2.125" (sight), 5.625" x 4.373" (w/frame). > Item Details
Game Board with Elaborate Parquetry Inlay,
Lot # 420 - Game Board with Elaborate Parquetry Inlay,
American or Canadian, late 19th century. Two-toned, stained wood, each end having a half radiating design with a sawtooth border. The underside houses two small sliding drawers for game pieces; 33.5" x 20". > Item Details
Treenware Compote,
Lot # 412 - Treenware Compote,
American or English, 19th century, turned walnut with inlays; 8.5" top diameter x 7.75" high x 5.25" base diameter. > Item Details
Naive Pencil Sketch <i>The Duke of Wellington's Flagship</i>
Lot # 199 - Naive Pencil Sketch The Duke of Wellington's Flagship
Americanmid-19th centurygraphite on J. Whatman 1852 rag papersigned l.l. Clesson Merriman16.5" x 12.75"Northfield, Mass., town records from 1875 show Clesson Merriman was born Nov. 28, 1838, the son of Samuel Merriman and Lois B. Field. > Item Details
Map of the <i>State of Tennessee</i> by Carey, 1814,
Lot # 59 - Map of the State of Tennessee by Carey, 1814,
published just after the War of 1812 when the state was in the early stages of settlement; 10" high x 20.75" wide (sight), 18.5" high x 29" wide (w/ frame). > Item Details
Amish
Lot # 478 - Amish " Bars" Pattern Quilt,
Pennsylvania, ca 1940s in the "Old Order" style. Constructed by treadle machine and hand-quilted, in colors of purple, brown, blue and maroon; 70" x 70.5". > Item Details
Gorham Arts and Crafts Beverage Set,
Lot # 330 - Gorham Arts and Crafts Beverage Set,
American, ca 1900-10, a pitcher and six beakers, leather over copper, rims and spout with Gorham trademarks and sterling, pitcher marked AY507; tumblers AY509, each mounted with a sterling shield monogrammed B; pitcher 8.5" high, tumblers 5.875" high. > Item Details
Blown Molded Cobalt Compote with Applied Rim,
Lot # 79 - Blown Molded Cobalt Compote with Applied Rim,
American, possibly Pittsburgh district, 1830-50, of brilliant cobalt blue with 10 vertical ribs, flat rim with applied rim of opaque white glass, and applied circular base with rough pontil scar; 2.875" high x 5.125" diameter. > 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
Georgian Gilt and Gesso Looking Glass,
Lot # 97 - Georgian Gilt and Gesso Looking Glass,
English, George III, crowned with basket holding flowers. Beveled looking glass, 24.5" x 15.5" (sight), 39.875" x 22" (w/frame). > Item Details
Pair of Glove Forms Marked <i>The Daniel Hays Company</i>,
Lot # 10 - Pair of Glove Forms Marked The Daniel Hays Company,
American, in pine and with moveable thumbs, second half 19th century. Right hand 11.5" high, left hand 11" high. > Item Details
Gabeh Rug
Lot # 509 - Gabeh Rug
Romania, late 20th century, wool rug with three central diamonds; 6 ft. 8 in. x 9 ft. 6 in. (80 x 114 in., ...cm). > Item Details
Simsbury, Conn., Silhouettes,
Lot # 172 - Simsbury, Conn., Silhouettes,
verso reads, artist Orsen Warner, sitters John Black and Electa Case, dated 1829; 3.25" x 4.25" (sight), 5.125 x 6" (w/frame) and 3.5" x 4.325" (sight), 4.625" x 5.625" (w/frame). > 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
19th-Century Watercolor Theorem in Gilt Frame,
Lot # 55 - 19th-Century Watercolor Theorem in Gilt Frame,
American, with greens, blue, reds, brown and pencil of fruits and foliage on paper; 9.5" x 7.5" (sight), 11.5" x 9.5" (w/frame). > Item Details
Afshar Shiraz Rug,
Lot # 512 - Afshar Shiraz Rug,
southern Persia, 1910-30; 5'8" x 4'5". > Item Details
Assembled Group of
Lot # 82 - Assembled Group of "Excelsior" Flint Glass,
lot of 13, American, 19th century, of flint and non-flint colorless glass. Includes four footed tumblers, a goblet, two wine glasses, one cream pitcher, three open sugar bowls (two "Excelsior Plus"), one covered sugar and an open compote. Covered sugar is 10" high, compote is 7.5" high x 8.5" diamet... > 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
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