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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Rare Rockingham Covered Ale Pitcher,
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American, ca 1850s, of Rockingham glazed earthenware, probably modeled by Charles Coxen and attributed to Swan Hill Pottery, South Amboy, N.J. Unusual design with closed top and fill hole near handle, with high relief design of riders and hounds approaching a stag, raised oak leaf design below rim. ... > Item Details
Two Canongate Scottish Sauce Ladles,
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Lot # 157 - Signed Wax Portrait of Louis XIV, English,
early 19th century. Unidentified artist signature below shoulder; in original shadow box frame; 7.5" x 6.25". > Item Details
Parrot Woodcarving Attributed to Leonard Bullard,
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Bennington Flint Enamel Mask Lip Pitcher,
Lot # 355 - Bennington Flint Enamel Mask Lip Pitcher,
American, ca 1847-58, in flint enamel, unmarked, 7.5" high. (See Barret 1958: 26, plate 25-A) > Item Details
Three Copper Lustre Jugs, PLUS,
Lot # 294 - Three Copper Lustre Jugs, PLUS,
four articles, English, early 19th century. Includes two gaudy-decorated lustre jugs, both with hand-painted floral decorations, each 5.5" high, a large jug with marble decoration, 8" high, and a black transfer printed Durham Castle waste bowl marked Davenport, 3" high x 5.5" diameter. > Item Details
Bennington Flint Enamel Wash Basin and Pitcher,
Lot # 353 - Bennington Flint Enamel Wash Basin and Pitcher,
American, ca 1849-58, in "Scalloped Rib" pattern, covered in brilliant brown, blue and orange glaze, marked with 1849 mark "A". Twelve-sided bowl, 15" diameter x 5" high; pitcher, 12.5" high. (See Barret 1958: 118, plate 167 for a similar example.) > Item Details
Group of 18 Small Folio Currier & Ives <i>Presidents of the United States</i>,
Lot # 455 - Group of 18 Small Folio Currier & Ives Presidents of the United States,
including four monochrome lithographs by Currier & Ives featuring Abraham Lincoln, Andrew Johnson, James A. Garfield and Gen. U.S. Grant, PLUS 12 lithographs in color by N. Currier, published in 1848-49. Each housed in beveled veneer frames and each 13.5" x 9.5". > Item Details
Silver <i>Worcester Regatta</i> Rowing Trophy,
Lot # 196 - Silver Worcester Regatta Rowing Trophy,
American, ca 1869, in unmarked silverplate, engraved Worcester Regatta/Aug. 5, 1869/TOWN PLATE, and A.K.C./F.H. Collins/3, unmarked; 6.875" high. The Worcester Regatta was a hotly competed, annual collegiate rowing event with participants including Harvard, Yale and teams from the British Isles. > Item Details
Regency Mahogany Wall Clock,
Lot # 258 - Regency Mahogany Wall Clock,
ca 1810, with unmarked brass fusee driven movement and 14" diameter silvered dial engraved, Tho.s Mudge/Willm. Dutton/ London. As the clock is certainly ca 1800-10, this cannot be correct, as Mudge died in the 1790's, the engraving was added later, likely in England to an anonymous period clock. The... > Item Details
Pair of 19th-Century Still Lifes
Lot # 32 - Pair of 19th-Century Still Lifes
each pastel on paperunsignedin period gilt wood frames16.75" x 12.75" > Item Details
Surveyor's Compass Made By Joseph M. Wightman,
Lot # 229 - Surveyor's Compass Made By Joseph M. Wightman,
American, ca 1830-61, of brass with silvered dial engraved Joseph M. Wightman/Boston with fleur-di-lis at north. Two spirits levels and sights. In original fitted box lacking lid; 14.5" x 5.75" without sights. Webster's Database of Scientific Instruments indicates that Wightman worked in Boston 1830... > Item Details
19th-Century Portrait of Washington at Trenton, after Faed
Lot # 63 - 19th-Century Portrait of Washington at Trenton, after Faed
Americanoil on canvasunsignedlabel on stretcher with plaque on frame bearing title and attribution to Trumbull23.5" x 17.25" > 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
Carved Ivory Figure of Japanese Courtesan,
Lot # 290 - Carved Ivory Figure of Japanese Courtesan,
19th or 20th century. A figure of a woman holding flowers secured to a black wooden stand. Incised signature on the back bottom of her robe and incised symbol on bottom; 11.75" high. > 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
19th-Century Red and White Painted Barber Pole,
Lot # 2 - 19th-Century Red and White Painted Barber Pole,
American, found in Greenwich, Conn.; retains an old weathered surface, and an iron support bracket is bolted in the center; 38" long. > Item Details
Blanket Chest in Blue and Red Paint,
Lot # 47 - Blanket Chest in Blue and Red Paint,
ca 1800-1830, pine and of dovetailed construction, with moulded edge on lid and at edge of base. With original till and on bracket feet; 24" high x 46" wide x 19" deep. > Item Details
Davidson County, Tenn., Settee,
Lot # 397 - Davidson County, Tenn., Settee,
ca 1835-45, of mixed woods, with shaped crestrail over medial splat, turned spindles and shaped arms; 17" seat height x 70" long x 20" deep. (For related piece, see Harsh and Williams 1988: 259, fig. 365) > Item Details
Woodford County, Ky.,  Cherry Three-Drawer Stand,
Lot # 254 - Woodford County, Ky., Cherry Three-Drawer Stand,
ca 1810-20, with poplar secondary, having three adjacent cockbeaded drawers, the center flanked by two larger drawers, all with inlaid lightwood stringing on the faces; the pinned legs with inlaid mother-of-pearl elipses over drop bellflowers and stringing on tapering quadrangular legs; 29" high x 2... > Item Details
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