Lot 11    

African American Wooden Doll,
2008, Spring Fine & Decorative Arts, Mar 15th
late 19th century; with jointed arms and legs; 10" long.
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Group of Watercolors on 1852 Atlas Pages,
Lot # 504 - Group of Watercolors on 1852 Atlas Pages,
19th century, signed R.D. Jacobs. Very folky rendition of bird on tree, two horses (one signed), and two theorems (one signed); 11.625" x 9.625". > Item Details
English Silver Child's Traveling Set in Case,
Lot # 331 - English Silver Child's Traveling Set in Case,
struck for Birmingham 1880 and maker GU, probably George Unite. Includes a gold-washed handled cup with stamped floral motifs and hollow-handled knife, fork and spoon with cast grape and engraved floral motifs; in purple velvet lined case. Monogrammed HEB. Cup is 3.125" high; case is 9" x 8.25" x 9"... > 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
Two Canadian Goose Decoys,
Lot # 212 - Two Canadian Goose Decoys,
early 20th century. Both have removable heads and sets of holes in the bottoms (for stakes); 26.5" long x 15" high, 22" long x 11.5" high (sleeping). > Item Details
Map of the Canadian and English Colonies by Zatta, 1778,
Lot # 56 - Map of the Canadian and English Colonies by Zatta, 1778,
Italian version, appeared in Atlante Novissimo, hand-colored with decorative cartouche; 11.75" high x 15.75" wide (sight), 15.75" high x 19.75" wide (w/frame). > 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
Sandbottle with Eagle and Ship, Attributed to Andrew Clemens,
Lot # 491 - Sandbottle with Eagle and Ship, Attributed to Andrew Clemens,
in sealed diminutive apothecary jar, with layered colored sands in geometric borders, framing a clipper ship flying the American flag on one side and 36-star American flag flying over the wings of an eagle in flight on verso; 6" high. Andrew Clemens (1857-1894) of Dubuque, Iowa, spent most of his li... > Item Details
Two Whale Oil Hand Lamps,
Lot # 73 - Two Whale Oil Hand Lamps,
American, whale/oil fluid period, 1830-60. Includes a hexagonal colorless "lyre" or "harp" pattern finger lamp with applied handle and 2 fine-line brass collar, 5" high; AND a plain bell-shaped applied handle finger lamp with 2 fine-line pewter collar, 3" high. > 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
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
Two Cat  Pipsqueak Toys,
Lot # 484 - Two Cat Pipsqueak Toys,
ca 1840-1900, with one seated cat on plaid cloth bellows, 6.5" tall x 5" wide; and one panting, recumbent cat with kitten, 3.5" tall x 4.75" long. > Item Details
Trippensee Planetarium Orrery,
Lot # 231 - Trippensee Planetarium Orrery,
American, early 20th-century. A teaching model planetarium comprised of three operating spheres, including lacquered brass sun, earth marked The Trippensee Mfg. Co., Detroit, Mich., geared moon, on brass base with calendar, season and Zodiac circle, operated by a hand-operated, chain-linked wheel me... > Item Details
Bennington Large Book Flask <i>Bennington Companion G</i>,
Lot # 359 - Bennington Large Book Flask Bennington Companion G,
American, ca 1849-58. Four quart example with good mold definition on "pages", beading around spout, and impressed title on spine BENNINGTON COMPANION G, covered in green, tan, ochre and brown flint enamel; 10.75" x 8.25" x 3.375". (See Barret 1958: 316, plate 411-top) > Item Details
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
Treenware Round Bowl,
Lot # 411 - Treenware Round Bowl,
American or English, 18th century, walnut, having splayed sides; 17.5" top diameter x 4.75" high x 13.75" base diameter. > Item Details
Diminutive Empire Four-Drawer Chest,
Lot # 429 - Diminutive Empire Four-Drawer Chest,
possibly Ohio, ca 1830-50, cherry with poplar secondary wood, with top overhanging drawer over three graduated drawers, all with incised beading, and flanked by applied split twist spindles; 29.5" high x 21.25" wide x 11.75" deep. > Item Details
Six English Pewter Plates, Three Beakers, PLUS,
Lot # 298 - Six English Pewter Plates, Three Beakers, PLUS,
and measures, 18th and 19th century, one marked Samuel Ellis, 7.75"; two unmarked, 7.75"; two marked Fasson, 8.375"; also one with illegible marks, 8.375". Pair of beakers, 2.875" high; a beaker, 2.75" high. Two measures, one marked Harry Mason LTD, Birmingham, both 1.75" high. > Item Details
Three 19th-Century Plates,
Lot # 122 - Three 19th-Century Plates,
English and Continental, 19th century. Includes a "chalcadony" body plate with rural scene (Ex Wiltsie Collection, Ex Garth's May 1989, lot A35), a feather edge pearlware plate with polychrome floral decoration and a black transfer plate with scene of French toy shop; 8", 10" and 8.5" diameter. > Item Details
After George Caleb Bingham (American, 1811-1879),
Lot # 65 - After George Caleb Bingham (American, 1811-1879),
Stump Speakingca 1856mezzotint engraving on paperengraved by Gautier30.25" x 22.5" > Item Details
Bennington Quart Book Flask <i>Kossuth</i>,
Lot # 360 - Bennington Quart Book Flask Kossuth,
American, ca 1849-58. Quart example with unusual extended spout, good molded "page" definition and impressed title on spine KOSSUTH, covered in brilliant green, umber, brown and yellow flint enamel. Label on bottom HAMMERSLOUGH-FEIGENBAUM/BENNINGTON/COLLECTION/#2 4111; 7.875" x 5.75" x 2.625". (See ... > Item Details
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