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Southworth and Hawes Daguerreotype,
2003 Americana and Decorative Arts. Nov. 12 - 13.
in classic leather push button Boston case, gracefully posed middle aged gentleman, typical of the work of this fine shop, original paper seals.

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Slight solar ring, still VG.
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The Gentleman's New Pocket Farrier:
Lot # 397 - The Gentleman's New Pocket Farrier:
Containing a General Description of the Noble and Useful Animal, the Horse;... 1864 by Richard Mason, J.B. Lippincott & Co., Philadelphia. Eight edition, a 12mo in black cloth board with Morocco spine with embossed gilt, marbled edges, 101 pp. with several very nice plates of horses, cattle, sheep,... > Item Details
Manuscript Letters by George B. McClellan and  R.B. Marcy
Lot # 285 - Manuscript Letters by George B. McClellan and R.B. Marcy
lot of 2. Includes McClellan, George B. (1826-1885), Maj. Gen., USA. ALS, 2pp, 5 x 8", (place illegible, McClellan was governor of New Jersey at the time), June 30, 1880. Addressed to John Love, regarding: An old friend of mine - General Jacob Sharpe - is very anxious to receive a position as Gover... > Item Details
Miniature on Ivory Folksy Portrait of a Gentleman,
Lot # 651 - Miniature on Ivory Folksy Portrait of a Gentleman,
ca 1820, American School, outstanding oval portrait of a stern looking gentleman with double breasted waistcoat, high collared shirt, with white tie and cravat, 2" x 2.5", mounted in a gilt brass frame. > Item Details
Shaker No. 5 Rocker,
Lot # 972 - Shaker No. 5 Rocker,
with four arched slats and acorn finials. Curved arm rest topped with mushroom caps and supported by baluster-turned arm supports. "5" stamped on the back of the top slat. Repainted black with floral decoration on back, and the blue and white tape seat is a nice replacement; 15" high (seat) x 39... > Item Details
Master Powder Horn,
Lot # 196 - Master Powder Horn,
massive ox horn flask with turned fruit wood plug and black horn threaded stopper at one end and cattle horn friction stopper at fill end; 6" diameter at plug x 23" long. > Item Details
Large Miniature on Ivory of an English Family,
Lot # 621 - Large Miniature on Ivory of an English Family,
ca 1800, with mother, two children and their dog with large Georgian home in background and park like yard in foreground. In the manner of Gainsborough, with period pencil inscription on back of ivory "Mrs. Scott", 4.5" x 5.5" in period frame, 10.25" x 11.5". > Item Details
Buffalo Bill Autographed Photo Collage,
Lot # 493 - Buffalo Bill Autographed Photo Collage,
framed group of five silver prints; four are real photo postcards depicting Cody in buckskin dress with his horse in a wooded landscape with W.F. Cody/Buffalo Bill singed in white in the negative, framed with a larger (7.4" x 9.25") photograph of Cody in more formal dress seated with book in hand an... > Item Details
Exceptional Mahogany and Curly Maple Sheraton Mirror,
Lot # 986 - Exceptional Mahogany and Curly Maple Sheraton Mirror,
with poplar secondary wood. Rectangular frame with thick, curly maple veneer topped by a scroll-cut cornice with acorn drops. The two original mirrors are flanked by applied, mahogany half-columns and corner blocks with brass floral decorations. Retains a nice old, possibly original, finish; 31.5... > Item Details
Spanish-American Archive of Col. Leonhauser, 25th U.S. & 15th MN,
Lot # 406 - Spanish-American Archive of Col. Leonhauser, 25th U.S. & 15th MN,
includes 21 photographs of Harry Leonhauser, numerous newspaper clippings, Roster of Troops for Dakota, 1 letter and 2 miscellaneous documents. Photographs range from 8 x 10" to 3.25 x 3.25", most mounted on heavy cardstock. The earliest photos include young Leonhauser at West Point, one with his cl... > Item Details
Jenny Lind Daguerreotype Case,
Lot # 39 - Jenny Lind Daguerreotype Case,
6th plate embossed leather with floral reverse, with daguerreotype portraits of a man and his wife, she with original seals, he resealed. > Item Details
Lot of 9th Plate Figural Union Cases,
Lot # 35 - Lot of 9th Plate Figural Union Cases,
lot of 8, includes a dark brown Berg 1-134, Krainik 367, Profile of a Roman Woman; PLUS black Berg 1-162, Krainik 384, Mary Had a Little Lamp; PLUS black Berg 1-157, Krainik 579, Mary Had a Little Lamp; PLUS black Berg 1-163, Krainik 580, Game of Chess; PLUS black Berg 1-141, Krainik 394, Angel Hold... > Item Details
Hamilton Blue Decorated Crock,
Lot # 1074 - Hamilton Blue Decorated Crock,
salt glazed ovoid stoneware with brown glazed interior and stenciled cobalt name Jas. Hamilton/Greensboro/Pa./2 with rose and acanthus leaves; 9.5" diameter x 10" high. > Item Details
Watercolor of Gustav Flaubert,
Lot # 665 - Watercolor of Gustav Flaubert,
anonymous waist length oval portrait of a young Gustav Flaubert; 5" x 3.25" mounted in period frame 6.5" x 8.5". Gustav Flaubert French (1821-1880): Novelist, born in Rouen, France. His 1857 realist masterpiece Madame Bovary garnered him attempted prosecution and widespread condemnation for immoral... > Item Details
Daguerreotype of a Silversmith,
Lot # 11 - Daguerreotype of a Silversmith,
anonymous sixth plate in embossed leather case with bird on nest. Outstanding image of a young silversmith, seated at a table with chasing tool in hand and holding a part of a castor frame. Several pieces of silver flatware are visible on the table as well as a yelloware mug with annular decoration... > Item Details
German Ornamental Harness Straps
Lot # 1111 - German Ornamental Harness Straps
lot of 2, shoofly type strap with applied brass circles along entire length of fringe and top brass plates engraved Franz Wimer/von/Gosting No. 23 and E./Baum/in/Mitterndorf; first is 5" wide x 46" long; 2nd is 5.75" wide x 35" long. > Item Details
Photograph of the ca. 1870 Engine Company, Charleston, S.C.,
Lot # 68 - Photograph of the ca. 1870 Engine Company, Charleston, S.C.,
probably by George Barnard. Wonderful unmounted,large format albumen image, 11.25 x 15.25" of a gleaming horse drawn pumper with attached hose wagon, parked before the Palmetto fire company station house. Rear with penciled inscription "Palmetto Fire Engine Charleston/1870." A rare early image fro... > Item Details
Cabinet Card of General P.T. Beauregard,
Lot # 251 - Cabinet Card of General P.T. Beauregard,
albumen 3/4 length image in uniform with imprint of W.W. Washburn, New Orleans, La.. > Item Details
Standing Toby Pitcher,
Lot # 835 - Standing Toby Pitcher,
ca 1870, English polychrome underglaze painted balding gentleman in long robe, possible a Barrister with spout opening at his neck and scarf forming the handle; 11" high > Item Details
Molded Bulldog Head Wall Plaque,
Lot # 1122 - Molded Bulldog Head Wall Plaque,
American, ca 1900 great carnival type hollow cast plaster with original red and black highlights; 7" diameter x 6" long. > Item Details
Full Plate Tintype of Brick-Making Operation,
Lot # 23 - Full Plate Tintype of Brick-Making Operation,
fine image of an outdoor brick yard, somewhat dilapidated looking with 8 workmen standing by or seated on rows of stacked bricks, windmill in background, 6" x 8" in new mat, 11" x 14". > Item Details
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