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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Orchestrion Figure of Female Bandleader,
Lot # 462 - Orchestrion Figure of Female Bandleader,
Continental, 1880-1900, possibly by the Gavioli Factory. Carved and painted figure with moveable head and arms (lever mechanism is still intact), having original paint and oil gilding; 5' high. (For literature on Gavioli see Bowers 1972: 857-868.) > 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
19th-Century Folky Pencil Drawing, <i>Tomb of Harrison</i>
Group of Early English Penny Banks,
Lot # 119 - Group of Early English Penny Banks,
19th century, to include a gaudy pearlware example initialed E.L, 4" high, and six figurals including British tar, judge, cat, pear, old woman and flower basket, all about 2" high. > Item Details
19th-Century Woodcarving of Bird with Young,
Lot # 6 - 19th-Century Woodcarving of Bird with Young,
American, ca 1850-90. This symbol of self-sacrifice was used often in the Pennsylvania German arts; 11" high. > Item Details
Three Pieces Cobalt Decorated New York Stoneware,
Lot # 541 - Three Pieces Cobalt Decorated New York Stoneware,
one incised 3 gallon crock, marked N A White & Son Utica, N.Y., 10.25" high; one incised 2 gallon jug, marked Ithaca, N.Y., 14" high; one 2 gallon jug, marked CORTLAND, 13.5" high. > Item Details
T.C. Lindsay (Cincinnati, 1838-1907)
Lot # 500 - T.C. Lindsay (Cincinnati, 1838-1907)
Landscape with Sheepoil on canvassigned l.l.49" x 29.75"Lindsay studied in Dusseldorf, Germany, in the 1860s, but lived and worked most of his life in his native city. He was one of the founding members of the Cincinnati Art Club. > 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
18th-Century Mule Chest in Old Blue Paint,
Lot # 49 - 18th-Century Mule Chest in Old Blue Paint,
American, Pennsylvania or New York. Constructed of pine with decoration of a chip-carved heart and pinwheels on the front, drawers having incised cut-corner decoration. Green-blue paint over older blue paint. Early (possibly original) brasses, also later iron strap hinges replace original cotter pin... > Item Details
Eugene Grandin (French, 1833-1919, active 1851-1909)
Lot # 200 - Eugene Grandin (French, 1833-1919, active 1851-1909)
Three-Masted American Schoonerwatercolor on wove papersigned l.r.in a lemon-gilt frame9.75" x 7.5" > 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
Karaja Rug,
Lot # 278 - Karaja Rug,
Persia, third quarter 20th century; 3'8" x 14'5". > Item Details
Pair of Baltimore Barrel-Form Coin Silver Beakers,
Lot # 181 - Pair of Baltimore Barrel-Form Coin Silver Beakers,
ca 1810, with incised bands and struck J.Erwin (1809-1820) and three pseudo marks; 3.25" tall. > Item Details
Sponge Decorated Pig Bottle or Flask,
Lot # 526 - Sponge Decorated Pig Bottle or Flask,
American, late 19th-early 20th century. Unusual walking form with brown glaze sponged on yellow unglazed clay; 5" long, 2.25" high. > Item Details
Lot of Whiting
Lot # 322 - Lot of Whiting "Louis XV" Sterling Tableware,
19 pieces, American, ca 1891. Includes a crumb knife, 12.75" long, 6 luncheon forks; 6.875" long; 6 cream soup spoons, 6.75" long; and 6 table serving spoons. Whiting griffon mark, Pat 1891, sterling and The Nowland Co.; 30.54 ozt. (950 g). > Item Details
Old Sheffield Plate Candlesticks, PLUS,
Lot # 186 - Old Sheffield Plate Candlesticks, PLUS,
English, ca 1835, fully marked inside sockets 286/D*S and on foot for Dixon & Sons, 11.25" high; together with a later covered vegetable dish with gadroon trim, 14.5" long x 3.5" high. > Item Details
Large Serving Tray with Vintage Motifs,
Lot # 332 - Large Serving Tray with Vintage Motifs,
early 20th century, silverplate with fruit and floral-encrusted rim and handle, scroll engraved oval body, raised on winged paw feet; 29" handle to handle, 17.5" across. > 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
Game Board in Salmon and Black Paint,
Lot # 419 - Game Board in Salmon and Black Paint,
American, late 19th-early 20th century. Divided at each end for game pieces; 29" x 19". > Item Details
Miniatures Pair on Ivory of Two Children,
Lot # 162 - Miniatures Pair on Ivory of Two Children,
probably English, 19th century, in oval ogee ebonized and brass frames; 1.75" x 2.25" (sight), 3" x 3.5" (w/frame). > Item Details
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