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Group of Nautical Ephemera
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
An assembled group of nautical ephemera, including a bronze doorstop of a three-masted ship, a Jefferson Island Salt advertising bronze bust on a milk glass stand, a tin lithographed wall pocket of a sailor (used to hold matches), and a brass gimbaled oil lamp with plate for wall mounting. Lamp marked Perko; door stop 9.5 x 11.75 in.

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From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan
Sold: $60.00
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Ohio Folk Art Carved Nude Figures
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Shark's Vertebrae Cane Plus
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Folk Art Carved Whirligig
Lot # 220 - Folk Art Carved Whirligig
American, 19th century. A carved and painted folk art whirligig in the form of a policeman or bobby, with painted tin nose and remnants of original blue and silver paint; ht. 18 in. > Item Details
Large Group of Miniature Graniteware Kitchenware
Lot # 715 - Large Group of Miniature Graniteware Kitchenware
American, 19th century. Twenty-two pieces of miniature graniteware kitchen wares (twenty pieces and two lids); largest piece lg. 7.25 in. > Item Details
Scarce Early Broadside of <i>The New Steamboat Telegraph, July 14, 1837</i>
Lot # 70 - Scarce Early Broadside of The New Steamboat Telegraph, July 14, 1837
American, 19th century. An early broadside advertising the route of the steamboat Telegraph on Lake Ontario, July 14, 1837; 19.5 x 14.75 in (sight). > Item Details
Curly Maple Pie Safe
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American, 19th century. A pie safe in curly maple, the doors and sides fitted with ventilation screens, the interior opening to four shelves, with a shaped backsplash and apron; ht. 51.5, wd. 53.25, dp. 16 in. > Item Details
Pewter Oil Lamps
Lot # 482 - Pewter Oil Lamps
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German Pull Toys and Puppet
Lot # 658 - German Pull Toys and Puppet
German, 19th century. Two horse pull toys, one papier-mache and one stuffed, and a wooden jointed puppet in the form of a horse; puppet (not including tail) 16 in. > Item Details
Coin Silver Presentation Cup
Lot # 513 - Coin Silver Presentation Cup
American, dated 1853. A coin silver presentation cup with chased and repousse work and with the following Inscription: Commissioned Officers / PRIZE / B Company / 1853; ht. 6 in., silver wt. 4 ozt (142g).  > Item Details
Assortment of Teacups and Saucers
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English, 19th century. A large group of teacups and saucers from various makers: a matching set with Japanese design, each marked Stoke on Trent/Made in/England, an unmarked set with tulip pattern, a matching unmarked set featuring gold bands and transfer print of a ship, a matching set wi... > Item Details
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Lot # 657 - German Horse Toys and Mule Nodder
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Carved and Painted Frog Decoys
Lot # 597 - Carved and Painted Frog Decoys
American, 20th century. An assembled group of three frog decoys, carved in natural stances and painted in life-like colors, having circular and rectangular belly weights, one with an attached jig and carved mouth, another with tin embellishments on the sides and bulbous eyes; largest lg. 5.5 in. > Item Details
British Scrimshawed Whale's Tooth
Lot # 538 - British Scrimshawed Whale's Tooth
English, 19th century. A scrimshawed whale's tooth engraved on one side with scene of five men in a farmyard preparing to shear a large boar, text underneath reading Great cry and little wool; lg. 7 in. > Item Details
<i>Seth Thomas</i> Ship's Clock
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American. A Seth Thomas ships clock mounted on a wooden plaque; clock face dia. 6 in. > Item Details
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American, 19th century. An assembled group of folk art items including two handmade wooden pairs of pliers, one having handles which unfold into increasingly smaller pairs, and a collapsible whimsy; lg. 8 in (longest). > Item Details
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Lot # 50 - Fares Family Record and Hairwork Sampler, Evansville, Indiana
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Three Miniature Baskets
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Union Village Shaker Trestle Table
Lot # 175 - Union Village Shaker Trestle Table
American (Ohio), 19th century. A Shaker trestle table in walnut, probably made at Union Village, having a one-board top over two arched trestle supports, connected by a stretcher; ht. 29.5, wd. 74.5, dp. 32 in. > Item Details
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