Lot 8    

Wabash Rail Way Work Gang Tintype,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
on a railroad with 2 hand cars, one of which has "Wabash Rail Way" on side, 4.5" x 6.6".

Old yellowed over varnish & minor scratches.
Est $150 - $250
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black, on pink silk, 9.25 x 2.75." Printed by Buford, Indianapolis. > Item Details
African American Caricatures in Vienna Cold Painted Bronzes,
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Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithographs by Montaut
Lot # 481 - Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithographs by Montaut
Two hand-colored lithographs matted in a single frame; each measure 17" x 34"; both depict similar scenes of a two man crew vigorously racing a single auto around a sharp turn in a peaceful country seting. > Item Details
Miniature Watercolor Portrait,
Lot # 591 - Miniature Watercolor Portrait,
on paper, of a young man on paper wearing a black frock coat, white shirt with ruffled throat; 2.75" x 3.5", matted & framed in fine reproduction mount, 6.25" x 7". > Item Details
Early 19th Century English Bone China,
Lot # 760 - Early 19th Century English Bone China,
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Rinhart Platinum Prints of Native Americans,
Lot # 366 - Rinhart Platinum Prints of Native Americans,
Lot of 4, all approx. 7 x 9", all damaged. All titled in negative. Includes the following portraits: "Tail, Sioux, No. 1525;" "Turning Eagle, (Sioux), No 765, Copyright 1898;" "Kills Spotted Horse, Assiniboines, No. 746;" "Black Man, (Arapahoes), No. 798, Copyright 1898." > Item Details
Staffordshire Plate & Cups,
Lot # 766 - Staffordshire Plate & Cups,
lot of 16, English, early to mid-19th century. Includes the following on pearlware bodies; four 3.7" hexagonal Queensware cup plates with applied light blue sprig decoration; PLUS a 3.75" light blue transfer-printed cup plate with Gothic ruins; PLUS a med. blue transfer saucer in willow pattern; PL... > Item Details
Scarce Buffalo Bill Poster,
Lot # 385 - Scarce Buffalo Bill Poster,
"The Red Fox--"Red Cloud" Waiting and Watching," one of a pair of scarce posters, the other showing Buffalo Bill on horseback. Last pair to sell sold in excess of $20,000. Framed and matted, approximately 19.5" x 24"; frame 26.5" x 31". > Item Details
Early 19th Century Stave Construction Barrel Canteen,
Lot # 146 - Early 19th Century Stave Construction Barrel Canteen,
with engraved initials on each end "J.& B.", & "J. Barker" at mouth, 4 wrought iron bands & mouth on side with holes for suspension, probably dating to the War of 1812 period, 6.25" d. x 8" long with great old patina. > Item Details
American Eagle Hilt Sabre,
Lot # 129 - American Eagle Hilt Sabre,
circa 1830-40. Not marked, but in the style of F.W. Widman of Philadelphia. Hilt parts of gilded brass, the pommel a "weeping" eagle, with carved bone grip, and elaborately cast knucklebow and planchette of a relief eagle. The blade, with an unstoppered 3/4 fuller, acid etched and blued, and deco... > Item Details
Scarce Kansas Nebraska Handbill,
Lot # 100 - Scarce Kansas Nebraska Handbill,
from the Indiana "American," 3 x 4.25". This notice alerted Hoosiers to the passage of the Kansas-Nebraska Bill that allowed those states to enter the Union and make their own determination as to whether or not they would allow slavery. The notice states that after the publication was already gone t... > Item Details
Brown Glazed Stoneware,
Lot # 714 - Brown Glazed Stoneware,
lot of 5. Includes a stamped flower pot with flaring sides impressed "E.M. Dunn Fairhaven," 6.25" d. x 4.5" high; PLUS 2 ink bottles, between 4.25" & 5.5" high; PLUS a lidded bean pot with single strap handle, 6.5" d. x 6" high; AND a lidded batter jar with strap handle, 6" d. x 5" high. > Item Details
Grant-Colfax Indiana Handbill,
Lot # 77 - Grant-Colfax Indiana Handbill,
from 1868 campaign, exhorting the reader to "Subscribe for the Indiana Radical!...For the Campaign!" It goes on to say that the paper was previously called the "Indiana True Republican," and that now was the time to plan for the election. The paper offers a short-term subscription for only 50 cents ... > Item Details
Butler's 1834 History of Kentucky,
Lot # 319 - Butler's 1834 History of Kentucky,
Butler, Mann. "A History of the Commonwealth of Kentucky." 1834, Louisville: Wilcox, Dickerman and Co. 12mo, full calf with gilt spine, 396pp. Howes [B1059] notes that this "...contains the Journal of Col. George Croghan, one of the earliest accounts in English of the Ohio country...." > Item Details
Miniature Cherry Blanket Chest,
Lot # 707 - Miniature Cherry Blanket Chest,
with applied turned feet, interior till and rounded molding at base, circa 1st half of the 19th century, 15.5" wide x 9.25" deep x 8" high. > Item Details
Autographed Cdv of Confederate General G.W.C. Lee,
Lot # 195 - Autographed Cdv of Confederate General G.W.C. Lee,
from a wartime view when the eldest of General Lee’s sons was a Colonel serving on the staff of Jefferson Davis. Ink-signed in Lee’s bold hand on verso, G.W.C. Lee W.S. Springs 30 Sept, 1878.” Though he never held field command Custis Lee was promoted to Major General on October 20, 1864. At the en... > Item Details
Sheraton Walnut and Birch Work Table,
Lot # 734 - Sheraton Walnut and Birch Work Table,
with traces of original red paint; 42" wide, 23.5" deep, 27.5" high. > Item Details
Krag Model 1898 Rifle,
Lot # 399 - Krag Model 1898 Rifle,
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Autograph of Maintenon, Wife of Louis XIV,
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ANS, 12mo, n.d., n.p., integral address sheet, with royal wax seal. Marquesa Francoise d'Aubigne, second wife of Louis XIV. A note written entirely in her hand addressed to a "Monsieur Mavelz (?)" informing him that he may call. Boldy signed "Maintenon." WITH an engraving of Maintenon and her child... > Item Details
Oil Painting of Indian Encampment,
Lot # 732 - Oil Painting of Indian Encampment,
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