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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.

Near EXC, though not examined out of frame.
Est $300 - $400
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Musicians Model 1840 Sword,
Lot # 224 - Musicians Model 1840 Sword,
with single piece brass hilt with "D" shaped knuckle bow, faceted quillon and imitation wire wrapped grip, with round pommel. Blade is 28.5" marked on left ricasso "Made by Ames MFG C0. Chicopee, Mass." and on right with inspectors marks "U.S. G.W.C. 1864", total length 35". Leather scabbard with ... > Item Details
James Madison Signed Land Grant,
Lot # 420 - James Madison Signed Land Grant,
partially printed,folio on vellum, October 14, 1815. Granting land to Benjamin Boardman of Jeffersonville (Ohio). Boldly signed by Madison, with attached wafer seal. > 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
Southern Cherry Empire Server,
Lot # 704 - Southern Cherry Empire Server,
with mahogany veneered drawer fronts, door panels and back splash. Top has two 1/4 round drawers over an ogee drawer that overhang lower 2 gothic arch paneled doors with 1/2 rope turned column's and turned feet, 42.3" wide x 20.25" deep x 55.5" high. Secondary woods are pine and poplar. > Item Details
Sheraton Curly & Birdseye Maple Fancy Chairs,
Lot # 664 - Sheraton Curly & Birdseye Maple Fancy Chairs,
all in original finish, includes 1 arm and 3 side chairs with balloon-shaped paper woven seats, turned legs with ball terminus, 3 slats in back and front stretcher birds-eye, while legs and uprights are curly, some edging in black paint. > Item Details
Large Albumen Photo of C.S.A. surgeon general,
Lot # 214 - Large Albumen Photo of C.S.A. surgeon general,
measuring 10 x 12"of a dignified Major identified as “Col. William Maffitt Post, Surgeon Confederate Army -- Owned Chantilly a large Northern Virginia farm” on backboard. Likely a war date photo, though writing appears to be contemporary with several “September 31, 1956” stamped dates that coincide ... > Item Details
Ohio Lincoln-Johnson Campaign Ballot,
Lot # 62 - Ohio Lincoln-Johnson Campaign Ballot,
printed on paper in blue and red ink, 8.5 x 3." A fine example of this ballot, with patriotic motifs in red at top, remainder in blue. With large patriotic motif on verso and slogan "Rally 'round the Flag, Boys! Rally once again" meant to appeal to Ohio veterans. > Item Details
American Sheraton Rush Seat Chair,
Lot # 553 - American Sheraton Rush Seat Chair,
set of 4 matched and 2 odd side chairs, one with mixed woods, with sausage turnings, in old black repaint. > Item Details
California Treen Thread Box Dated 1868,
Lot # 604 - California Treen Thread Box Dated 1868,
with printed & manuscript paper label on interior that reads "Calaveras Grove Made from the Wood of the Big Tree "Leaning Tower" that fell on Christmas night 1868. Manufactured By F. J. Seeley". Box is made to hold 6 different size thread spools with inset bone thread holes in side, each labeled wi... > Item Details
American Miniature on Ivory,
Lot # 631 - American Miniature on Ivory,
unsigned but attributed to Thomas Dawson of Cincinnati, circa 1845. Portrait of young man in waist coat, mounted in an oval gilt metal frame with woven lock of hair in rear window, 2.25" wide x 2.75" high. > Item Details
George Edwards Hand-Colored Etchings of American Birds,
Lot # 803 - George Edwards Hand-Colored Etchings of American Birds,
lot of 3, English, 18th century, hand colored lithographs of American birds. Each 9" wide x 10.75" high, matted. Includes the following titles "The White Tailed Eagle from Hudson Bay"; "The Black Hawk from Hudson Bay"; & "Caryocatactes uel Nucifraga". Dated 1741, 1740 & 1757. > Item Details
Amish Child's Pieced Quilt,
Lot # 611 - Amish Child's Pieced Quilt,
20th century, Cake Stand pattern, solid color pieced design in dark blue & brown with black quilting; 32" x 44". > Item Details
Civil War Archive of J.R. Dow, 31st OVI,
Lot # 262 - Civil War Archive of J.R. Dow, 31st OVI,
Co. H. 281 war date letters, (75 post-war), April 1861-1883. One the mainstay regiments in the western theatre, the 31st Ohio saw more than its share of action in Kentucky and Tennessee before joining Sherman through Georgia and the Carolinas. John R. Dow, a teenaged blacksmith from Chatham (or F... > Item Details
Stephen Douglas Campaign Portrait Ribbon,
Lot # 56 - Stephen Douglas Campaign Portrait Ribbon,
printed in black on silk, 6.25 x 2.4." A splendid example, with bold portrait of Douglas and "The Union, Now and Forever." > Item Details
Lyre Type Banjo Clock,
Lot # 804 - Lyre Type Banjo Clock,
unsigned, but probably by Abel Chandler, Concord, New Hampshire, circa 1825. This clock is single weight driven with brass works, original gilt finish with old gold paint touch up, painted face with Roman numerals. All glass is original, lower door is missing mirroring, nice carved wood scrolled l... > Item Details
Rockingham Croup Kettle,
Lot # 750 - Rockingham Croup Kettle,
7" high, with typical mottled brown glaze. > Item Details
Patent Model of a Pile Driver,
Lot # 496 - Patent Model of a Pile Driver,
a working miniature horse-drawn pile driver, patented by T.W. Loveless of Corning, N.Y., July 13, 1858, of wood, steel, & brass in original red paint with white lettering "Patented July 1858" on sides, 25.5" high x 9" wide x 18" long. May have been the actual patent model, and includes copy of the ... > Item Details
John Wilkes Booth Theater Broadside,
Lot # 72 - John Wilkes Booth Theater Broadside,
Boston Museum, Jan. 19, 1863. "In Rehearsal -- The Celebrated Opera Bouffe, The Doctor of Alcantara! John Wilkes Booth Will appear on Monday Evening, Jan. 19th." Booth was a well-known actor in his day, and son of an actor, but a Southern sympathizer. He is best-known today, of course, as President ... > Item Details
Ms. Letter on Southern Reconstruction & Slavery,
Lot # 111 - Ms. Letter on Southern Reconstruction & Slavery,
written by a Covington, Kentucky lawyer in the year 1866. Discusses his moral disagreement with slavery, but continues on to say that "negro race" is inferior and should not be a part of any government. Quite legible, with 3 full pages of text, written on single folded letter sheet. Framed with b... > Item Details
Ohio Pottery Pig Banks,
Lot # 675 - Ohio Pottery Pig Banks,
lot of 2, both with mottled glaze. Includes an example with top 1/2 in cream, green, brown & blue glaze, 4.4" long x 2.4" high; AND a mottled brown glazed example, 5" long x 2.5" high. > Item Details
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