Lot 17    

Folk Art Watercolor and Ink Portrait,
2008, Spring Fine & Decorative Arts, Mar 15th
ca 1840s, depicting an African American girl holding a basket. Inscribed: Adelia, painted by Sister Devola Daughters of the Finches. Monday morning. Went to school. Westport, Mass. In a period frame; 7.5" x 5.5" (sight), 10.75" x 9" (w/frame).

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Pair of Outstanding Egyptian Revival Candelabra,
Lot # 319 - Pair of Outstanding Egyptian Revival Candelabra,
American, ca 1862-77, in silverplate, manufactured by Rogers, Smith & Co., New Haven, Conn., the standards modelled as full-bodied male Egyptians in royal attire, each holding a staff ending in a single bobeche, with four cast foliate arms ending in candle holders, all decorated with lion's ... > Item Details
Folk Carving of American Indian and Bear,
Carousel Horse, (Attributed) Armitage-Herschell,
Lot # 458 - Carousel Horse, (Attributed) Armitage-Herschell,
American, late 19th century. Carved laminated pine having glass eyes, painted polychrome decoration on a green-gray ground, with a U.S. shield breastplate and rendered in a jumper stance. Paint is well-worn with a desirable dry surface. Mounted to an iron stand; 45" high x 48" wide x 11" deep (not i... > Item Details
Pair of Recumbent Setter Dog Inkwells,
Lot # 518 - Pair of Recumbent Setter Dog Inkwells,
American, probably Ohio, ca 1860, in yellow ware covered with green, yellow and brown Rockingham glaze. Facing pair of setter inkwells, one with tooled fur, the other with smoother coat; 4" high x 6" long. > Item Details
Bennington Flint Enamel Picture Frame,
Lot # 347 - Bennington Flint Enamel Picture Frame,
American, ca 1849-58, with scalloped edge, covered in brilliant green, orange and ochre flint enamel, unmarked; 5.75" x 4.75" (picture opening), 11" x 10" (outside dimensions). (See Barret 1958: 138, plate 204 for a similar example.) > Item Details
Three Pair of Large Brass Candlesticks,
Lot # 86 - Three Pair of Large Brass Candlesticks,
English, ca 1850-80. All are push-ups, one pair has a faceted diamond design with English RD(registry) 385???; 10", 10.75" and 11" high. > Item Details
19th-Century Tinsel Picture of a Cat,
Lot # 482 - 19th-Century Tinsel Picture of a Cat,
American, constructed of crinkled tin foil sewn to a shaped canvas that was stuffed and applied to a velvet background. Mounted shadowbox style in a gold painted frame; 19" x 16" (sight), 24.25" x 22.25" (w/frame). > Item Details
Dark Blue Staffordshire
Lot # 124 - Dark Blue Staffordshire "Blind Boy" Coffee Pot,
English, ca 1825, in brilliant dark blue, maker unknown; 10" high; together with an Indian view saucer by Adams, 5.75" diameter. (See Laidacker 1951, Part II, 1951: 121-MD31) > Item Details
19th-Century Folky Pencil Drawing, <i>Tomb of Harrison</i>
Rare Potter & Bodine #2383-1 Aqua Fruit Jar,
Lot # 75 - Rare Potter & Bodine #2383-1 Aqua Fruit Jar,
American, Philadelphia, ca 1858. Quart size wax sealer embossed POTTER & BODINE'S AIR-TIGHT FRUIT JAR PHILADa on front; reverse PATENTED APRIL 13th 1858 on two lines. Incomplete neck-wax seal grove missing; 6.5" overall height. (See Leybourne 2001: 315) > Item Details
Solar Lamp Attributed to H. Hooper,
Lot # 109 - Solar Lamp Attributed to H. Hooper,
American or English, 19th century, possibly manufactured by Henry N. Hooper & Co., Boston. Brass and bronze stepped hexagonal column and base, pear shaped font and cut and etched blown glass "Oregon" style shade with vintage motifs and 6" fitter, hung with 15 "snowflake" prisms and beads, 15.5" to t... > Item Details
Candle Lamp Signed <i>R. Best</i>,
Lot # 106 - Candle Lamp Signed R. Best,
probably English, ca 1850, of gilt lacquered brass, retaining spring-loaded burner mechanism and period frosted and clear Argand-style shade, 15.75" high to top of burner, 22.25" overall height. > Item Details
Four 19th-Century Silhouettes,
Lot # 171 - Four 19th-Century Silhouettes,
American or English; first a gentleman in round surround ebonized period frame, 4" x 4.75", signed Field _ Sirand. Second a lady in rectangular surround ebonized frame, 5.5" x 6.25". Third a lady, signature and watermark illegible, 3.5" x 4.5" (sight), with red wash frame, 6" x 7". Fourth a gentlema... > 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
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
Two 19th-Century Enamel Boxes,
Lot # 175 - Two 19th-Century Enamel Boxes,
English and French, both in polychrome enamel on brass, including a Battersea bonbonniere in the form of an English bullfinch with floral scene on lid, 1.6" high; together with a heart-shaped box with harbor scene on lid, marked on lid with Sansom pinwheel device, 2.25" long. > Item Details
Canadian Goose Decoy,
George II Marriage Cup by William Sampel,
Lot # 176 - George II Marriage Cup by William Sampel,
English, marked with sterling standard, London 1764 with W.S for William Sampel. Owner's initials B/WE on handle; 5" high x 7" handle to handle. 11.252 ozt. (350 g). > Item Details
Seth Thomas <i>Fashion No. 4</i> Model Calendar Clock,
Lot # 371 - Seth Thomas Fashion No. 4 Model Calendar Clock,
1880, eight-day time, strike, day of the week and month spring-driven brass movement with 7.5" white on black printed dials, and Pat. Dec. 28, 1875, with seconds dial above center, lower dial with Southern Calendar/Clock Co./St. Louis, Mo./Patented March 18, 1879; arch top door with original gilt ta... > 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
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