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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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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
Pair of Patriotic Folk Art Bracket Shelves
Lot # 851 - Pair of Patriotic Folk Art Bracket Shelves
American, late 19th-early 20th century. A pair of wooden bracket shelves, one with an American flag paint decorated shield back and carved bald eagle bracket supporting a demilune shelf and the other with a shaped top shelf over elaborately carved and paint decorated bracket featuring three Ame... > Item Details
Hepplewhite Stand in Red Paint
Lot # 282 - Hepplewhite Stand in Red Paint
American, 19th century. A stand in red paint, having a two-board top, rising on a splayed base with square tapered legs; ht. 26.25, wd. 22.5, dp. 20.5 in. > Item Details
Pewter Articles
Lot # 487 - Pewter Articles
American, 18th and 19th century. An assembled group of pewter including two unmarked candlesticks, one with HMS scratched into it, an 18th century basin, unmarked, and a small footed basin, marked Barker Brothers; candlestick ht. 12.5 in., largest basin dia. 10.25 in. > Item Details
Walnut Sewing Caddy
Lot # 797 - Walnut Sewing Caddy
American, 19th century. A sewing caddy in walnut in tower form with square base shelf and two rising circular spool shelves on turned baluster supports, topped with plaid fabric pin cushion and seven spools of thread; 15.25 in. > Item Details
Still Life with Fish
Lot # 52 - Still Life with Fish
American, 19th century. An oil on board still life, housed in a gilt frame, depicting a round bowl, a box, and two fish on a wood table, unsigned; 19 x 15 in. (sight). > Item Details
Child's Ladderback High Chair in Old Red Paint
Lot # 748 - Child's Ladderback High Chair in Old Red Paint
American, 19th century. A  child's ladderback high chair with mortise construction, retaining old red finish, having a two splat back, new taped seat, and a splayed base with box stretchers; oah. 37 in.  > Item Details
Carved and Painted Fish Decoys
Lot # 602 - Carved and Painted Fish Decoys
American, 20th century. Two fish decoys of carved wood, embellished with multicolored paint, tin fins, and tack eyes, having rectangular belly weights, the larger a trout attributed to Fairview, Michigan; largest lg. 8.5 in. > Item Details
Folk Art Landscape
Lot # 119 - Folk Art Landscape
American, 19th century. Oil on board, a folk art river landscape featuring Native Americans in canoe; 12.75 x 17 in. > Item Details
Scrimshaw Novelties
Lot # 558 - Scrimshaw Novelties
American or Englsh, 19th century. A large group of scrimshaw items including a back scratcher in the form of a hand, pin with pair of pointing hands, miniature rolling pin, crochet hook with elaborately carved handle, three spoons, a pendant featuring a compass and rule, a ring engraved with a whale... > Item Details
<i>Vases of Coxcombs</i> Ca 1850 Appliqué Friendship Quilt
Lot # 341 - Vases of Coxcombs Ca 1850 Appliqué Friendship Quilt
American (Belmont Co, Ohio), ca 1850. A lightly stuffed friendship quilt featuring 10 appliqué vase of coxcomb patterns in red, orange and green calico fabric facing various directions, having a border of an appliquéd curving vine with small flowers in matching fabrics, all o... > Item Details
Group of Redware
Lot # 240 - Group of Redware
American, 19th century. A group of three glazed redware jars of various sizes and shapes; tallest 5.5 in. > Item Details
<i>The Pelican Sloop of War, Cap. Maples, Rakeing & Capturing the American brig Argus</i>, Reverse Print On Glass
Lot # 324 - The Pelican Sloop of War, Cap. Maples, Rakeing & Capturing the American brig Argus, Reverse Print On Glass
English, early 19th century. A reverse print on glass of a smoke filled sea engagement between the British ship Pelican and the American ship Argus. Inscriptions include:  Pelican carries 20 Guns, 113 Men, had 2 Kill'd 3 Wounded.; The Argus carries 20 Guns, 130 Men, had 6 Kill'd 17 Woun... > Item Details
Rooster Pipsqueak Toy, Plus
Lot # 663 - Rooster Pipsqueak Toy, Plus
German, late 19th century. A rooster pipsqueak toy, made of papier mache with feathers, on a bellows mount, PLUS a painted papier mache rooster with feathers, mounted on a rectangular wooden base dated 1875; largest ht. 6 in. > Item Details
Galena Redware Jar
Lot # 256 - Galena Redware Jar
American (Illinois), 19th century. A lead glazed and spotted Galena redware jar with incised line detail above the shoulder; ht. 10 in. > Item Details
Toileware Sconces with Eagles
Lot # 895 - Toileware Sconces with Eagles
American, ca 1840s. A pair of toileware oil sconces with gold eagles on wells and flying doves on back plate, unmarked; ht. 9.25 in. > Item Details
Spatterware Peafowl Saucer
Lot # 395 - Spatterware Peafowl Saucer
American, 19th century. A spatterware saucer with a central multicolored peafowl and a green background; dia. 4.75 in. > Item Details
Miniature Stepback Cupboard
Lot # 672 - Miniature Stepback Cupboard
American, 19th century. A miniature one-piece stepback cupboard with old finish, having a molded cornice, over a single glazed door, the lower section with a single paneled door, on bracket feet, partial label on back for ? Mustard, Louisville; ht. 28.5, wd.16, dp. 13.5 in. ... > Item Details
Windsor Side Chair
Lot # 781 - Windsor Side Chair
American, 19th century. A Windsor bow-back side chair with nine spindles, a saddle seat and bamboo turnings with an H-stretcher; oah. 36.5 in. > Item Details
Westerwald Stoneware
Lot # 759 - Westerwald Stoneware
German, 18th century. Incudes a Westerwald incised and decorated tankard with strap handle, GR medallion and cobalt decorations. PLUS a larger stein with strap handle, cobalt and manganese decorated flowers and upper and lower bands decorated with geometric shapes; largest ht. 7.25 in. > Item Details
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