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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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Bolt of 38-Star Flags,
Lot # 381 - Bolt of 38-Star Flags,
with 6 complete flags and 6 extra stripes. Printed linen with 8-7-8-7-8 star pattern on canton. Each flag measures 14" x 23"; entire bolt measures 91.5" x 23". > Item Details
Gary Birch Nautical Scrimshaw Powder Horn,
Lot # 893 - Gary Birch Nautical Scrimshaw Powder Horn,
carved, turned and engraved with cherry stopper and brass plug. Engraved with 3-masted ship, under full sail, flying a stylized flag, birds above and fish below; set in geometric engraved frame; large fish and branching tulips with ivy vines and scrollwork at margins; with leather shoulder strap; si... > Item Details
German Ornamental Harness Straps,
Lot # 1110 - German Ornamental Harness Straps,
Lot of 2, shoofly type strap with applied brass circles and other geometric shapes along entire length of fringe and top brass plates engraved Johann/Harrer/Mitterndorf No. 13 and Martin/Fruth/Saubersdorf No. 30; first is 5.7" wide x 42" long; 2nd is 5.75" wide x 47" long. > Item Details
CDV of Civil War Amputation Plus,
Lot # 233 - CDV of Civil War Amputation Plus,
lot of 3. Includes an anonymous studio pose of a surgeon and his assistants conducting a field "operation." A young black man looks on. WITH two addtional cartes of Ohio boys, one of a full bird Colonel wearing a curious, short waisted private purchase jacket, with imprint of Hoag and Quick, Cinci... > Item Details
Pair of Silhouettes,
Lot # 868 - Pair of Silhouettes,
members of the Rogers family of Mt. Auburn in Bourbon County, KY, from the estate of Mrs. E. Willis, portraits of a young gentleman and his young wife, 5" x 6.75" in cherry frames, 7.75" x 9.25". > Item Details
Autographed Letter Signed by Henry Clay,
Lot # 132 - Autographed Letter Signed by Henry Clay,
lot of 2 items. Clay (1777-1852) was an orator, senator, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and 3-time Presidential Candidate (1824, 1832, 1844). 2pp, 8 x 10" with gilt edge, Ashland [KY], Oct. 5, 1839. Includes franked sheet folded to be the envelope with Lexington postmark (Oct. 5). Addresse... > Item Details
Daguerreotype of Wm. Learned Marcy,
Lot # 10 - Daguerreotype of Wm. Learned Marcy,
6th plate housed in a full-embossed leather case. Outstanding anonymous 3/4-length portrait of this important American Statesman. Marcy (1786-1857) coined the phase: "To the victor belong the spoils". Born in Sturbridge (now Southbridge), Mass., was State Adjutant General 1821; Justice of States ... > Item Details
Early Brass Harness Bells,
Lot # 1136 - Early Brass Harness Bells,
lot of 3, all American brass, ca 1860-90 and made to mount on top of harness, includes a 5 bell set with one large over 4 smaller, with double interior strikers, treaded mount; 7.5" wide x 6" deep x 6.5" high; PLUS an unusual 3 bell arrangement with 5 exterior mounted strikers for each bell, making ... > Item Details
Autographed Letter Signed by Charles Dickens,
Lot # 166 - Autographed Letter Signed by Charles Dickens,
(1812-1870), author. ALS, 1p, 5 x 8", on letterhead: "Office of All the Year Round: A Weekly Journal Conducted by Charles Dickens," London, with transmittal envelope. Addressed to Mrs. Von Offen, as follows: Monday, Thirty First March 1862, My Dear Madame, I have given your instructions, envelope an... > Item Details
Currier & Ives,
Lot # 901 - Currier & Ives, "American Prize Fruit",
colored lithograph, no date, #736, with a plate, knife, and cut melon, as well as a basket of grapes, cherries, apples, pears, and other fruits and nuts. A charming picture in a fine, old, figured maple frame; 10.5" high x 13.5" wide(w/o frame); 14" high x 17.25" wide (w/frame). > Item Details
Study of Young Man in Roman Toga,
Lot # 709 - Study of Young Man in Roman Toga,
anonymous 19th century, Beaux Arts pencil drawing, probably a study for work in oil, 12" x 20", in modern frame and mat, 23.75" x 31.5". > Item Details
American Cake Board Attributed To John Conger,
Lot # 807 - American Cake Board Attributed To John Conger,
ca 1840-60, circular chip carved geometric surround with center having man and woman in fancy dress with branching flower around and between; fine old patina, square board; 11.3". With an older paper label on verso: "This large wood mold and smaller one belong to Robert Hauss in his baking trade. A... > Item Details
Southwestern Photographs by Hillers,
Lot # 461 - Southwestern Photographs by Hillers,
lot of 5, all 10" x 13", laid on cardstock, 16" x 20 albumen prints and marked in negative "Hillers photo", and titles. Includes image of a Pueblo village with second village visible on mesa top in background, unreadable title; PLUS image of a Navaho weaver at her loom, set up on wall of adobe buil... > Item Details
Lot of Cast Iron Safe Banks,
Lot # 577 - Lot of Cast Iron Safe Banks,
lot of 4, all combination dial types, including a Safe/Deposit bank marked on base Henry C. Hart MFG. Co./Detroit, Mich./Pat. May 12, 1885 in original black paint with brass dial and wire handles; 4.5" wide x 4" deep x 5.25" high; PLUS an unattributed American Coin/Deposit/Bank in origin black and g... > Item Details
A Pride of Cast Iron Still Banks,
Lot # 543 - A Pride of Cast Iron Still Banks,
lot of 3, all lions, including a Lion Tail Right in old gold paint, ca 1905-30 by A.C. Williams; 6.25" long x 5.25" high; PLUS the 5" long x 4" high version same date and maker, in gold repaint; AND Lion on Tub in original gold paint by A.C. Williams; 4.15" high. > Item Details
CDVs of Hawaiian Royalty,
Lot # 45 - CDVs of Hawaiian Royalty,
lot of 2. Includes portrait of King Kamehameha IV with backstamp of "H.L. Chase," fine image of him in military uniform; AND a photo of an engraving of King Kamehameha II with Chase backstamp and "Honolulu, H.I." > Item Details
U.S. Grant and Other Calling Cards and Notes,
Lot # 268 - U.S. Grant and Other Calling Cards and Notes,
lot of 9 items. In this lot is a sheet of heavy paper with 7 items mounted on it including an enclosure card signed "U.S. Grant." Note on paper under card: "Sent with a bouquet from the White House. May 1874." Other items include: a note to John Love, signed by T.A. Hendricks (Civil War General); ca... > Item Details
Ohio or Indiana Sewer Pipe Umbrella Stand,
Lot # 908 - Ohio or Indiana Sewer Pipe Umbrella Stand,
tree stump with wonderful snake wrapped around trunk, several knots and cut-off branches; dark brown glaze; 8.75" diameter at top x 20.25" high. > Item Details
Two Double 9th Plate Union Cases,
Lot # 32 - Two Double 9th Plate Union Cases,
including a black Berg 1-49, Krainik 560, A Family Party; AND dark brown Berg 2-12, Krainik 561, Jardiniere of Flowers. > Item Details
Edward T. Bacon Baltimore Rococo Revival Mirror,
Lot # 1054 - Edward T. Bacon Baltimore Rococo Revival Mirror,
ca. 1880, with two printed paper labels on rear, oval gilt with ornate stylized floral scrollwork crest and bottom, 23.25" x 42". > Item Details
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