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!

Image EXC., case with slight surface wear, still VG.
Est $150 - $250
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Great Group of GAR  & Civil War Souvenir Silver Flatware,
Lot # 406 - Great Group of GAR & Civil War Souvenir Silver Flatware,
lot of 11, including 9 spoons & 2 forks. Both forks American Sterling with "Lookout Mountain Battlefield" on front & "Battle of Chickamauga" on rear. Spoons include one Sterling Lincoln & Washington D.C. spoon; remaining are all silver plate including four of two different designs 23rd Nat. Encamp... > Item Details
Three Sixteenth Plate Union Cases,
Lot # 64 - Three Sixteenth Plate Union Cases,
includes oval "Catching Butterflies 2" (Berg 1-172; Krainik 672), brown, with ambrotype of a man. PLUS "Pastoral Rest" (Berg 1-179; Krainik 620), brown, with tintype portrait of a man. AND "Indian Head" (Berg 1-178; Krainik 617), brown, with tintype portrait of a man. > Item Details
Carved Figural Head Folk Art Walking Stick,
Lot # 772 - Carved Figural Head Folk Art Walking Stick,
single piece hardwood with knob carved in form of man's head with hat, chip carved shaft with one squared block having "U.S.A." carved on two sides. Original dark varnish finish. Appears to have never had a ferrule, total length 29.75". > Item Details
Ribbon Handled Rose Medallion Teapot,
Lot # 669 - Ribbon Handled Rose Medallion Teapot,
circa 1800, 5" d. x 5.5" h. Straight sided, with wonderful all-over polychrome overglaze enamel decoration in the classic Rose Medallion pattern, panels with court scenes, and florals, birds and butterflies. Worn gilt at spout and handle. Slightly domed lid with pomegranate finial. > Item Details
Scarce Ohio Anti-Slavery Photograph,
Lot # 172 - Scarce Ohio Anti-Slavery Photograph,
albumen, 6.5 x 10.75" mounted on printed card stock, 13.75 x 17". Entitled "Elders of the Central Union,/Anti-Slavery Baptist Association of the State of Ohio." "Held In/Xenia, Ohio,/September 3,/1882." Photo was taken to commemorate "To the Honor/of the/Golden Wedding/Of Elder/ Wallace Shelton." ... > Item Details
Civil War CDV Album of the 33rd Illinois,
Lot # 283 - Civil War CDV Album of the 33rd Illinois,
a period compilation containing thirty-four identified military cartes, mostly of uniformed enlisted men together with seven civilian views and a collection of twenty-four vibrantly colored lithographs of flora. Also, the post-war business card of Pvt. Sylvester G. Parker, Co. C., 33rd Ill. veteran ... > Item Details
Keystone Library-Boxed Stereoview Sets,
Lot # 95 - Keystone Library-Boxed Stereoview Sets,
lot of 2. "Homes" (24, and 1 extraneous biology view of Evolution) shows the construction of a modern American home, the modern family living in the home, and other examples of homes around the country. "Primitive Homes" (25) takes a world tour depicting homes of the Irish, Gypsies, Cubans, and Ar... > Item Details
Dovetailed Copper Pan,
Lot # 796 - Dovetailed Copper Pan,
all hand wrought copper including 10.75" long handle with spade mount and pierced handle for hanging. The dovetailed base is unusual in that the maker must have been short of supplies as the base is made of two pieces of copper, dovetailed together, then dovetailed to side walls of pot, not a repai... > Item Details
Sunderland Luster Masonic Pitcher,
Lot # 746 - Sunderland Luster Masonic Pitcher,
whiteware body, 5" diameter x 5.75" h. Black transfer printed Masonic symbols and text on each side, unmarked. > Item Details
Modern Folk Art Wood Sculptures,
Lot # 1030 - Modern Folk Art Wood Sculptures,
includes a cute set of 3 graduated squirrels with ball in polychrome paint, 4.5" to 8" h. Signed on bases "Mike Bradley" and dated 1991-2; AND a perching bird, probably a hawk, in polychrome paint, 8" h. Marked on base "JS 92." > Item Details
American Appliqué Quilt,
Lot # 863 - American Appliqué Quilt,
with central panel having 6 rings of flowers with interior border of matching vining flowers and 2 exterior borders of pink bands, early 20th century, all hand quilted, 69" x 95". > Item Details
American Blown Glass Decanters,
Lot # 880 - American Blown Glass Decanters,
lot of 2, both clear with snap pontils. Includes a nice baluster form with 2 applied rings on neck and flaring lip, 8.5" high (less mis-matched hollow stopper); AND a rectangular decanter with rounded shoulders, which are acid etched with stylized floral motif, and slightly flaring lip, 7" high (les... > Item Details
General Montgomery C. Meigs Autographed Letter,
Lot # 348 - General Montgomery C. Meigs Autographed Letter,
1p., 7.75 x 9.75", Washington City, 6 Sept. 1861. On Quarter-Master General's letterhead. War date letter to the Governor of New York, E.D. Morgan, with a recommendation for a Benjamin Burns(?). > Item Details
Letter Seeking to Hire Slaves, 1832,
Lot # 165 - Letter Seeking to Hire Slaves, 1832,
ALS, 1 pp., 8 x 12.5", Lexington (VA), 2 January. Letter from Joseph Winn to Col. John Jordan informing him that he was unable to hire any hands at $60. Winn notes that he had been promised help, but they were hired to someone else for $105. He also gives prices for slaves in the market that day, me... > Item Details
Four Ohio GAR Ribbons,
Lot # 394 - Four Ohio GAR Ribbons,
all silk & metal pin-backs with metal fringe, includes one double cello, Charles B. Parsons Post No. 484, Mountville; PLUS another double cello, W.W. Simpson Post No. 370, Belle Center; PLUS cello Memorial Day, Cleveland, 1911; AND black & silver "In Memoriam (probably for either Grant or Garfield) ... > Item Details
Signed 1837 Ohio Stoneware Jug,
Lot # 988 - Signed 1837 Ohio Stoneware Jug,
stamped "J. Bennage 1837" at shoulder. Pronounced ovoid form with cobalt on stamp and handle, 8" d. x 11.5" h. > Item Details
Sunderland Luster Hunting Pitcher,
Lot # 744 - Sunderland Luster Hunting Pitcher,
unmarked, 7.25" h. Nautilus form pearlware body with black transfer printed hunting scenes, "Snipe Shooting" & "Coursing," on each side. Landscape with bull & birds on interior spout. Nice scrollwork handle with transfer floral. > Item Details
Italian WWI Posters,
Lot # 642 - Italian WWI Posters,
lot of 4, including works by Capranesi, Craffonara, Mauzan and anonymous, all chromolithographs great graphic art, full sheets or larger. > Item Details
Cabinet photograph of Geronimo at Fort Sill, O.T.,
Lot # 595 - Cabinet photograph of Geronimo at Fort Sill, O.T.,
with imprint of Addison, Fort Sill. A possibly unpublished image of the aged chief, with inked inscription on verso "Geronimo -- Apache Chief -- Taken at Fort Sill O.T. 1897." > Item Details
Clothes Dryer Patent Model with Papers,
Lot # 883 - Clothes Dryer Patent Model with Papers,
fine scale model in mahogany and brass. 12 folding arms on two tiers and three cabriole legs. Folded arms are held in place with brass rings at top of column and ends of arms. When open piece is 15.25" d. x 12" h. Includes all patent papers and drawings from the Patent Office. Patented by David ... > Item Details
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