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Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, 19th century. A scrimshawed whale's tooth featuring a continuous scene of a sailor with a book seated on a cannon with two three-masted ships in the background and a siren seated on a dolphin before a bluff topped with palm trees; lg. 6.75 in.
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Group of Pewter, Candlesticks and Teapot
Lot # 484 - Group of Pewter, Candlesticks and Teapot
American (probably Cincinnati), 19th century.  An assembled group including a pair of candlesticks and a teapot, all unmarked; ht. of tallest 12 in. > Item Details
Deacon's Bench
Lot # 786 - Deacon's Bench
American, 19th century. A deacon's bench in old red paint, having a three-chair back with turned spindles, scrolling armrests, a plank seat, on turned legs and stretchers; oah. 34.75, wd. 77, dp. 20.5 in. > Item Details
Sewer Tile Planter and Lamp
Lot # 288 - Sewer Tile Planter and Lamp
American, 19th century. Two sewer tile pieces, one a planter of rectangular form with a divided interior and applied diamond and foliage decoration, the other a polychromatic lamp with applied floral decoration; lamp ht. 13 in. > Item Details
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
Unusual Stoneware Vessels
Lot # 307 - Unusual Stoneware Vessels
American, 19th century. An assembled group of five unusual stoneware vessels, including a ring flask, a chicken waterer stamped Dalton Pottery, a jar incised Last Cargo Clay / July 6, 1860, a glue pot, and a flower frog, all having glazed surfaces; largest ht. 8.25, ring flask dia. 8 in. (not includ... > Item Details
German Horse Toys and Mule Nodder
Lot # 657 - German Horse Toys and Mule Nodder
Late 19th-early 20th century.  Lot of toys including a pair of German horses on stands, with the smaller papier mache, the larger papier mache with fur, and a mule nodder; largest ht. 11 in. > Item Details
New England Stoneware Jug With Scraffito
Lot # 236 - New England Stoneware Jug With Scraffito
American (New England), 19th century. A single handled stoneware jug with a scraffito flower decorations; ht. 9.5 in. > Item Details
Feathered Star and Sawtooth Quilt
Lot # 345 - Feathered Star and Sawtooth Quilt
American (Western Pennsylvania), ca 1880. A pieced quilt featuring nine blocks each with a feathered star pattern framed with sawteeth in navy blue printed fabric on white ground, having a blue inner and white outer border with diagonal quilting and blue binding; 73.25 x 69.25 in. > Item Details
<i>Mason</i> Redhead Duck Decoy, Plus
Lot # 644 - Mason Redhead Duck Decoy, Plus
American, 20th century. A carved redhead duck decoy attributed to the Mason Decoy Factory of Detroit, Michigan, having glass eyes and original polychrome painted details, underside retains a copper plaque stamped NW Gibson / Erie PA, PLUS a mallard drake decoy in the premier grade, attributed to the... > Item Details
Child's Shaker Armchair
Lot # 147 - Child's Shaker Armchair
American, 19th century. A child's Shaker ladderback armchair with original finish, having three arched slats, taped seat, turned legs and box stretchers, marked on back 1 to indicate size; oah. 28 in.  > Item Details
<i>Shorthose & Co</i> Transferware Tea Bowl and Saucer, Plus
Lot # 754 - Shorthose & Co Transferware Tea Bowl and Saucer, Plus
British, early 19th century. An iron red-transfer decorated cup and saucer, having a pearlware body decorated with a scene of three children playing with a toy sailboat near a lake, the underside of the saucer marked Shorthose & Co, PLUS an iron red-transfer decorated saucer with an eagle clutch... > Item Details
Honeybee Pieced Quilt
Lot # 344 - Honeybee Pieced Quilt
American (Vermont), 19th century. A pieced quilt featuring 21 honeybee block patterns in blue printed fabric on a white ground with crosshatching and feathered wreath stitching, having a zig-zag border, 2 sides with blue zig-zag on white ground and 2 with white on blue ground, and blue binding;... > Item Details
Rare Boxwood Set of Napier's Bones
Lot # 511 - Rare Boxwood Set of Napier's Bones
19th century.  A rare set of Napier's bones, consisting of a carved and incised wood box with ten rectangular rods; box measures 2.25 x 3.5 in.Invented by mathematician John Napier (Scottish, 1550-1670), Napier's bones is a calculating device which uses a series of numbered rods to multip... > Item Details
Oscar Peterson Trout Fish Decoy
Lot # 605 - Oscar Peterson Trout Fish Decoy
American, early 20th century. A carved and painted trout decoy attributed to Oscar Peterson (1887-1951) of Cadillac, Michigan, with two lead weights, tin fins and original paint; lg. 9 in. > Item Details
An Amish Auction by Ellinger
Lot # 91 - An Amish Auction by Ellinger
David Ellinger (American, 1913-2003).  Tempera on board, a Amish auction scene, signed l.l.; 21 x 27 in. (sight). > Item Details
Clear Glass Molded Beaker
Lot # 729 - Clear Glass Molded Beaker
American, 19th century. A clear glass pattern molded beaker with fluted bottom half; ht. 6.1, dia. 4.5 in.  > Item Details
Scrimshawed Corset Busks
Lot # 556 - Scrimshawed Corset Busks
American, 19th century. A group of corset busks, one in whalebone, unadorned, one in maple carved on one side with hearts and spiral patterns and one in baleen scrimshawed on one side with sand dollars, vases of flowers and ships; lg. 13.25 in. (longest).  > Item Details
Union Village Shaker Chest with Inlay
Lot # 142 - Union Village Shaker Chest with Inlay
American (Ohio), 19th century.  A Shaker walnut and poplar chest of drawers with four slightly graduated scratch-beaded drawers with wooden knob pulls, a shaped apron with a stripe of decorative inlay and bracket feet, signed on the interior Ezekiel Rollens [sic]; ht. 44, wd. 43, dp. ... > Item Details
Fine Walnut Knifebox With Heart Cutout
Lot # 45 - Fine Walnut Knifebox With Heart Cutout
American, probably 19th century. A finely made walnut knifebox  with a divided interior and a heart cutout on the divider, the exterior with two bands of inlay (probably maple); ht. 5, lg. 11.5, wd. 7.25 in.  > Item Details
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