Lot 37    

Unusual Tintype of a Masked Woman,
2003 Americana May 8-9.
6th plate in an octagonal floral Union case. A fine fun theatrical portrait!

Condition:  
Image EXC., case with slight surface wear, still VG.
Est $150 - $250
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Photograph of Dead Dalton Gang in Coffeyville,
Lot # 582 - Photograph of Dead Dalton Gang in Coffeyville,
cabinet card size silver print showing Bob & Grat Dalton, Jack Powers & Dick Broadwell, lying next to a board wall with arms folded across chests. Rear has inked inscription "Dalton gang of/train robbers in/Oklahoma all killed/at Coffey ville (sic), Kansas". > Item Details
Fine Folk Art Painting of a Gentleman,
Lot # 730 - Fine Folk Art Painting of a Gentleman,
anonymous, oil canvas, 23.5 x 28" in fine, period gilt frame, 32 x 28." Done in the style of Ammi Philips, the gent with a "disembodied" hand draped over the back of a chair or sofa. > Item Details
American Crib Quilts & Bed Rug,
Lot # 852 - American Crib Quilts & Bed Rug,
lot of 4. Includes a rare bed rug-type child’s crib spread with heavy wool embroidered 6 pedal flowers in cream, green & red on a wool navy ground with cross-stitch dividers and satin 2" wide light green edging, 19th century, 23.75" x 29.25"; PLUS an all cotton calico prints and checks, pieced crib ... > Item Details
Southern Curly Maple & Cherry Server,
Lot # 935 - Southern Curly Maple & Cherry Server,
probably Tennessee or Virginia, circa 1820-40. Unusual chest of drawers form, curly maple drawer fronts with cock beaded edging, pine secondary wood. 2 small drawers over a large drawer with veneered design front, over three graduated drawers Large drawer flanked by wine drawers divided for three bo... > Item Details
Miniature Pen and Ink,
Lot # 696 - Miniature Pen and Ink,
lot of 3. Includes silhouette of a young identified gentleman in taped glass mount with kick stand back. Signature below portrait is somewhat faded but appears to be "Theobald Renner", 2.7" x 4.6", American circa 1840-50's. PLUS 2 letters and 1 transmittal envelope, both in German. Address on envelo... > Item Details
Carved Patriotic Wooden Cane,
Lot # 771 - Carved Patriotic Wooden Cane,
with U.S. flag on pole with coiled spotted snake carved below carved in high relief and polychrome painted. This type of symbolism was common in the Union during the civil War, but this piece appears somewhat later, possibly early 20th century. Two piece walnut with L-shaped handle attached at top... > Item Details
Signed Amish Quilt,
Lot # 838 - Signed Amish Quilt,
signed with embroidered initials on rear "M.R.C." Early 20th century in a geometric pattern with black ground and back, 77" x 84". > Item Details
Homan Pewter Gimbal Whale Oil Lamp,
Lot # 728 - Homan Pewter Gimbal Whale Oil Lamp,
rare form stamped on saucer base "Homan & Co./Cincinnati", with finger ring and wall mount type ring, 5" high. > Item Details
Cast Iron Banks, Door Stop & Match Holders,
Lot # 1057 - Cast Iron Banks, Door Stop & Match Holders,
lot of 5. Includes still bank entitled "Bear with Honey Pot," original black finish, 6.5" h.; PLUS a Safe bank with nickel plated steel combination lock, embossed lettering on door "Security/Safe Deposit" in gilt with original black paint, opens to reveal 2 wood drawers with brass ring pulls, 4.75" ... > Item Details
Small Watercolor Portrait of an English Officer,
Lot # 699 - Small Watercolor Portrait of an English Officer,
oval portrait of a young British office in dress blues with gold shoulder epaulets, high collar with red piping, 3.5" x 4.75", mounted in a black finished frame, 6" x 7.5". > Item Details
Lot # 637 - "Gee I Wish I Were A Man" Poster by Christy,
full sheet chromolithographed on heavy card stock paper, with "Post Office Building, Cleveland" in printed red lettering at bottom. 27 x 41". > Item Details
Three Scarce Union Cases,
Lot # 58 - Three Scarce Union Cases,
includes double ninth plate "Children Playing with Toys" (Berg 1-48; Krainik 559), brown, with "A Family Party" (Berg 1-49; Krainik 560) on opposite side. Contains 4 ninth plate portraits, 3 ambrotypes and 1 tintype; AND a double sixteenth plate case (Berg 1-165; Krainik 574). > Item Details
Spirit of Saint Louis Pieced Quilt,
Lot # 507 - Spirit of Saint Louis Pieced Quilt,
circa 1927, in brown on white ground, hand sewn, with four rows of five images of the Spirit of St. Louis, 70" x 84". This quilt is simiar to one that was featured in a 1993 calendar published by Carlton Cards, from an antique shop in Maine and priced at $2750.00. > Item Details
Ambrotype of  Man and Microscope,
Lot # 22 - Ambrotype of Man and Microscope,
quarter plate size. Anonymous studio pose of a young man and his son posed with a monocular microscope on studio table. In full composition case. A scarce occupational image. > Item Details
Roscoe Conklin Cabinet Card,
Lot # 139 - Roscoe Conklin Cabinet Card,
albumen seated portrait with imprint of "J.F. Jones" in Washington D.C. Conklin (1829-88) was a Republican politician and Senator for N.Y. Conklin lead the attempt to have President Grant nominated for a third term in 1880. He was in the N.Y. blizzard of 1888 and died of exposure. > Item Details
Anti-Jackson Campaign Broadside,
Lot # 117 - Anti-Jackson Campaign Broadside,
"Facts Concerning the Six Militia Men and General Jackson." 15.5 x 22". This broadside (from the 1828 campaign) alleges that Jackson had six Tennessee militiamen executed for desertion, even though they had been honorably discharged after their 3 month term of service expired. After outlining their ... > Item Details
Tole Decorated Tin Flower Pot,
Lot # 693 - Tole Decorated Tin Flower Pot,
English, 19th century, 7.25" d. x 6.75" h. Polychrome painted flower bouquet on each side, black ground, with two gold painted handles at sides. > Item Details
Satsuma Jardiniere,
Lot # 688 - Satsuma Jardiniere,
11.75" d. x 8.25" h., circa 1880-90. Beautifully painted in overglaze polychrome enamel with flowering chrysanthemum branches, border at neck with bat and other motifs. Reddish brown glazed body with scalloped lip. Signed with Japanese script on base. > Item Details
18th Century American Eagle Decorated Bristol Glass Mug,
Lot # 942 - 18th Century American Eagle Decorated Bristol Glass Mug,
English, circa 1780-90. Extremely rare barrel shape in opaque white glass, polychrome enamel painting of a standing spread-winged eagle with "Liberty" above in gilt. Surrounding the eagle is a wreath of laurel with ribbon knot and fourteen gilt 8-pointed stars around the wreath. Applied C-shaped ha... > Item Details
Ohio Oil on Canvas Painting by Sumner,
Lot # 752 - Ohio Oil on Canvas Painting by Sumner,
oil on canvas, landscape with covered bridge, signed and dated 1888 lower right, "E.A. Sumner." Sumner active in Ohio during the 1870-80's, noted for his architectural portraits for county atlases of Greene, Portage, Trumbull and Lake counties. This horizontal landscape could well be from one of t... > Item Details
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