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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Quarter Plate Tintype of  Indiana Cavalrymen,
Lot # 238 - Quarter Plate Tintype of Indiana Cavalrymen,
in studio. The last of the three images. Having shed their uniform jackets the familiar Captain (seated 2nd on right) and jaunty 1st Lieutenant (standing far right) pose for a studio portrait with two more fresh faces. The Lieutenant is instantly recognizable by his pork-pie hat with hanging tassel... > Item Details
Cutout Sheet Metal Weathervane of Indian,
Lot # 937 - Cutout Sheet Metal Weathervane of Indian,
circa 1900-20. Indian has bow & arrow and feathered headdress, with original painted details in brown and black; 12" x 17.5". > Item Details
Early Civil War Photograph of 7th Delaware,
Lot # 294 - Early Civil War Photograph of 7th Delaware,
albumen showing the above unit encamped on the outskirts of D.C., with mat inscribed "Washington 1863-The 7th Del. Battery-Union Army-Defense of Wash. D.C." Image size 6.6 x 8.5". This unit appears to be Nield's Independent Battery Light Artillery, attached to the 7th Army Corps. This unit was ac... > Item Details
Alaskan Gold Miner's Watch Fob,
Lot # 560 - Alaskan Gold Miner's Watch Fob,
string of 28 graduated gold nuggets terminating with one large gold nugget upon which are attached miniature gold mining implements (pick, shovel, and pan). Stem is encrusted with gold nugget flakes and is marked "Nome" along with a maker's mark (unknown) and "14K"... nuggets believed to be from Nom... > Item Details
Keystone Boxed Sets of the Circum-Mediterranean Area and Africa,
Lot # 104 - Keystone Boxed Sets of the Circum-Mediterranean Area and Africa,
lot of 7. Library sets, includes: "Mesopotamia" (36), cards stamped "DISCONTINUED;" "Turkey" (49 of 50), cards stamped "DISCONTINUED;" "Children of Europe" (27); "Children of Africa and Asia" (29 of 30); "Bible Study" (34 of 37); "Greece" (44 of 45), set contains one non-Keystone card; AND "Egypt" (... > Item Details
Sixth Plate Daguerreotype, Boy Holding Puppy by Head,
Lot # 5 - Sixth Plate Daguerreotype, Boy Holding Puppy by Head,
renders beautifully a classic pose of a child and his best friend, both probably eager to run outside. The boy wears a plaid dress and his puppy lies on a quilt with a floral design, on a table beside him. Brilliant plate! > Item Details
Federal Reverse Painted Mirror,
Lot # 737 - Federal Reverse Painted Mirror,
American, circa 1840-50, 13" x 25.25". Polychrome painting of a woman with floral surround, 1/2 turned columns in gilt, ebonized original finish with floral rossettes at corner blocks. > Item Details
Cincinnati Sellew Pewter Teapot,
Lot # 721 - Cincinnati Sellew Pewter Teapot,
marked on base "Sellew & Co./Cincinnati," 7.5" high. Hinged lid, ebonized wood finial, and pewter handle painted black in imitation of ebony. > Item Details
English Delft Double Gourd Vase,
Lot # 740 - English Delft Double Gourd Vase,
1720-1750, 10.75" high. Paneled neck and foot, blue & white painted floral arabesques on body, ocean wave motif on foot. > Item Details
Early Tin Powder Flasks,
Lot # 222 - Early Tin Powder Flasks,
lot of 3, all oval hip-type flasks with Japanned finish and screw top. All from the same company with slight variation on stenciled labels. Label is "Austin Powder Company" arched above crossed rifles with horn, straight line below "Rifle Powder/F.F.G." All with scrollwork surround. Each with diffe... > Item Details
Cathedral Style Pepper Bottles Plus,
Lot # 887 - Cathedral Style Pepper Bottles Plus,
lot of 3, all mid-19th century, American. Includes two different pepper bottles, both aqua, one square, 11.3" h. with mouth 2.4" d.; PLUS hexagonal, 10.25" h. with graphite pontil; AND an amber Rhine Wine bottle, 13.7" high. > Item Details
E. & D. Kinsey Coin Mint Julep Cup,
Lot # 961 - E. & D. Kinsey Coin Mint Julep Cup,
marked on base with long rectangular punch. Engraved on side "Martha Harp". Banding at top & base, slightly tapering from top to base, 3" d. x 3.4" h. > Item Details
Ohio GAR Ribbons and Medals,
Lot # 385 - Ohio GAR Ribbons and Medals,
lot of 12, includes the following cello medals, 77th, 93rd (2), 174th (2) & 46th with dates of none, 1909,none, 1913 & 14 & 1911, last 3 with portrait cello's; AND the following silk ribbons in various colors; Sherman Brig, at Crestline, 1886, 162nd O.V.I., at New Berlin, 1907, Marion 1898 (no Unit)... > Item Details
Folk Art Watercolor Still Life of Pickles,
Lot # 1094 - Folk Art Watercolor Still Life of Pickles,
signed in pencil "Emeline Viles." Early 20th century in period wood frame, 3.75" x 8.5". > Item Details
Pillar Molded Flint Glass Decanter,
Lot # 884 - Pillar Molded Flint Glass Decanter,
probably Midwestern or Pittsburgh. 8 ribs with matching hollow blown stopper, ground pontil, 13" h. > Item Details
Purple Spatterware Teapot,
Lot # 960 - Purple Spatterware Teapot,
English, unmarked, 1st half of the 19th century. Pearlware body with floral finial, scrollwork C-handle and gooseneck spout, 6.25" h. x 9.5" long. > Item Details
Dupont Powder Chromolithograph, By H. Pyle,
Lot # 644 - Dupont Powder Chromolithograph, By H. Pyle,
entitled "Du Pont Powder Wagon Carrying Powder To Lake Erie For Commodore Perry", signed and dated in print "H. Pyle 1911". Howard Pyle (1853-1911) noted illustrator, member of ANA, NA, SC, NIAL and more. Best known for his illustrations of early American historical characters and events. Illustrat... > Item Details
Marguerite M. Gamy Automobile Chromolithographs,
Lot # 525 - Marguerite M. Gamy Automobile Chromolithographs,
lot of 2. Both signed in lower left corner, and marked "Mabileau & Co. Paris 1913" and "1914," with added hand coloring, 17.75" x 35.5". Includes one entitled "Tour De France Automobile 1914," lovely pastel colors with 2 red Buick's racing on country road; AND second entitled "Christiaens sur G Cyl... > Item Details
Pair of Victorian Beehive Brass Candlesticks,
Folk Art Painting & Collage,
Lot # 1096 - Folk Art Painting & Collage,
lot of 2. Includes a wonderfully naive miniature watercolor of a basket full of fruit, with inscription below "Forget me not," mounted under original glass cover with pasted paper border and original blue silk hanger at rear, early 19th century American; 4" square; AND a miniature cut paper & silk t... > Item Details
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