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Fine Tintype of a Man with Two Oxen,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
4 x 2.5" in original walnut "cross t" frame. An anonymous horizontal image, he drapes his arm on the back of one of the oxen, and holds a switch in his other hand.

Condition:  
Near EXC, though not examined out of frame.
Est $300 - $400
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Wood Folk Art Mechanical Pig,
Lot # 671 - Wood Folk Art Mechanical Pig,
in original flesh toned paint with red & white details. Beautifully carved with mouth open revealing tusks. Front legs were at one time mounted on something, like a fence. Rear legs are mechanical and operated by pulling string at rear, which kicks them forward, copper coiled tail is probably an ... > Item Details
Miniature High Back Wagon Bench in Red,
Lot # 661 - Miniature High Back Wagon Bench in Red,
pine, 19th century, with original painted surface & decoration, and solid high back scroll cut arms with a lift seat with storage compartment below, square nail construction. Front is all red, sides & back are tan with red & black trim, nice small size; 36" long x 13.5" deep x 23" high. > Item Details
WWI Aviation Paintings by Ruttan
Lot # 403 - WWI Aviation Paintings by Ruttan
1918. A group of five paintings, all oil on canvas and framed. Canvas sizes range from 18 x 47" to 28 x 65." Meant to show various aerial scenes in WWI, includes English planes in a dogfight, downed English biplane receiving help from another English plane with rescue boat approaching; a deck scen... > Item Details
Coin Silver Pigeon Shoot Award Cup,
Lot # 138 - Coin Silver Pigeon Shoot Award Cup,
marked on underside of bowl "E. Kinsey," an early Cincinnati, Ohio silversmith. The urn shaped bowl is mounted to a round pedestal, set on a square base with four lion paw feet with scrolled wing returns, 4 bands with grapes and vine motif, engraved "Awarded to P. Scheik Esq. for his superior shoot... > Item Details
Roosevelt's Bears Buffalo Pottery Pitcher,
Lot # 96 - Roosevelt's Bears Buffalo Pottery Pitcher,
lot of 2, includes the above pitcher, wonderfully decorated with transfer printed scenes of the adventures of the Roosevelt bears in polychrome and sepia with accompanying lyrics marked on base "Buffalo Pottery 1907, Copyright Edward Stern & Co.", 8" high; AND a later clear pressed glass oval bread ... > Item Details
Half Plate Ambrotype of Civil War Naval Officer,
Lot # 170 - Half Plate Ambrotype of Civil War Naval Officer,
with the rank of Master wearing the regulation service dress first prescribed in 1852 and worn until superceded in 1862. His double-breasted frock coat, shoulder straps, and cuff button arrangement are the mark of a sea-going line officer originally known as a Sailing Master and rating just below t... > Item Details
Id'd Revolutionary War Silver Hilted Sword,
Lot # 127 - Id'd Revolutionary War Silver Hilted Sword,
circa 1774. A fine officer's hanger, with coin silver mounts bearing the hallmarks of the London goldsmith John Fayle. Fayle maintained a wholesale business on Wilderness Lane, "near Sergeant's Inn" at the "sign of the Hat and Crossed Daggers." This is reflected in the presence of a well executed ... > Item Details
Two Folk Art Carved Canes,
Lot # 621 - Two Folk Art Carved Canes,
includes a carved snake in original silver, black and red paint, 39" long with brass ferrule; AND a spool carved example with red cloth wrapped birds head handle with glass eyes, the remaining portion of cane is spool carved except on block with 2 faced carving, one cat and second mans face, 35" lon... > Item Details
Paul L. Dunbar, TLS,
Lot # 121 - Paul L. Dunbar, TLS,
Dayton, Ohio (140 Zeigler St.), 21 June 1896. Letter is framed under glass, 4.25 x 7" visible. The letter is to a Mr. L. D. Stubbs of Richmond, IN, in which Dunbar notes that he inadvertently left a book there. He writes that he had enclosed postage for its return, and goes on to say that "...if you... > Item Details
Cdv of Circleville, Ohio Marshall,
Lot # 15 - Cdv of Circleville, Ohio Marshall,
with imprint of M.K. Marshall, Photographer, West Main Street, Circleville. An 1870s image, likely of James K. Bedenheimer, who is listed in the Circleville City directory for 1859-60 as marshall. His large badge prominently displayed. > Item Details
Two Early Pacific Islands Narratives,
Lot # 310 - Two Early Pacific Islands Narratives,
lot of 2. Bates, George Washington. "Sandwich Island Notes." By A Haole. 1854, New York: Harper & Brothers. 12mo, cloth with gilt spine, 493pp. AND Jarves, James J. "Kiana: A Tradition of Hawaii." 1857, Boston: James Munroe and Company. 12mo, cloth with gilt spine, 3 plates, 277pp. > Item Details
Cincinnati Berkshire Bitters Pig Flask Plus,
Lot # 670 - Cincinnati Berkshire Bitters Pig Flask Plus,
lot of 2, both amber glass. Includes pig with "Berkshire Bitters" on left side & "Amann & Co. Cincinnati" on right, this is the fat pig, 10" long & mold blown; AND a smaller pig flask with embossed script on left side "Good Old Bourbon/ in a hogs--", line points to mouth of flask which his "_ss." 7... > Item Details
Ames Model 1840 Light Artillery Sabre,
Lot # 221 - Ames Model 1840 Light Artillery Sabre,
with nickel plated steel scabbard. Sword is marked "Made by Ames M.F.G. Co. Chipopee, Mass." on left ricasso and "CONN. 1862" on right, brass D guard kbuckle bow with quillon, pommel with 1/4 backstrap, leather and brass wire wrapped grip. Thirty-two inch single edged blade with 3/4 length fuller,... > Item Details
Early Indian Captivity Narrative,
Lot # 304 - Early Indian Captivity Narrative,
plus early Indian Biography, lot of 2. Johnston, Charles. "A Narrative of the Incidents Attending the Capture, Detention, and Ransom of Charles Johnston,..." 1827, New York: J. & J. Harper. 12mo, paper covered boards, 264 pp. [Howes J158] AND Drake, Samuel. "Indian Biography, Containing the Lives o... > Item Details
Civil War Archive of Capt. Alfred Wakeley, 98th NY,
Lot # 167 - Civil War Archive of Capt. Alfred Wakeley, 98th NY,
including photographs, his sword knot, canvas bag for his sword, and his vellum commission signed by Governor E.O. Morgan. Wakeley enlisted as a Captain in 1861 and was mustered into Co. I of the 98th. During its service, the 98th saw major action at Fair Oaks (71 casualties) and Swift Creek, Proc... > Item Details
Early Cast Iron Cap Guns,
Lot # 404 - Early Cast Iron Cap Guns,
lot of 4, all pistols. Includes a tiny example marked "Pat. Dec. 17, 78" (1878, 2.75" long with fold down trigger; PLUS a western type with fold down trigger, marked "Buck" with 5 pointed star on grip, nickel finish, 3.4" long; PLUS an unmarked example with floral embossed receiver & grip, traces of... > Item Details
Salt Glazed Stoneware Jars,
Lot # 709 - Salt Glazed Stoneware Jars,
lot of 5. Mid-19th century American. Includes 4 wax sealer canning jars between 8" & 8.5" high; AND a shouldered snuff jar, 5" high x 4" d. > Item Details
Presidential Postmaster Appointments,
Lot # 440 - Presidential Postmaster Appointments,
lot of 4, each for the appointment of Charles McLaughlin, of the town of Harmony, Maine. Each folio and partially printed. Includes two signed by Calvin Coolidge and two by Woodrow Wilson. > Item Details
Pair of Mahogany Knife Boxes,
Lot # 519 - Pair of Mahogany Knife Boxes,
circa 1790, English George III, with interior inlaid compass star and cross banding, 8.75" wide x 9.5" deep x 14" high, old mellow refinished surfaces and original brass hardware with working locks & key. > Item Details
Group of Scarce Pacific Island Imprints,
Lot # 308 - Group of Scarce Pacific Island Imprints,
lot of 4. Includes Bird, Isabella. "The Hawaiian Archipelago. Six Months Among the Palm Groves, Coral Reefs, & Volcanoes of the Sandwich Islands. 1875, London: John Murray, 2 folding maps, 6 plates. 8vo, cloth with gilt spine and front, 473pp. PLUS Nordhoff, Charles. "Stories of the Island World." 1... > Item Details
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