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Various Framed Portraits on Wax, Metal and Ivory
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
Lot of four includes a miniature wax portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte in a burl frame, a miniature portrait on ivory of a military officer, a miniature was portrait signed J. Rochon (?) and dated 1926, and a metal relief portrait; largest frame 7 x 6 in.

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From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan
Sold: $584.25
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Folk Carved Burlwod Snuff Box
Lot # 48 - Folk Carved Burlwod Snuff Box
American, 19th century. A folk carved burlwood snuff box, having a hinged lid and a single compartment interior; lg. 3 in. > Item Details
Snuff Box and a Japanned Box With Soldier Motifs
Lot # 872 - Snuff Box and a Japanned Box With Soldier Motifs
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George Washington Cast Iron Andirons
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Staffordshire <i>Texian Campaigne</i> Platter
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Early Folk Art Carved Cane
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<i>Marx Siren Fire Chief</i> Toy Car, Plus
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