Spring Select Auction 2007


248. Patriotic embroidered silk banner with framed lithograph on silk of American Civil War sea battle depicting Farragut at Mobile Bay, framed lithograph on paper portrait of George Washington, embroidered decorations include eagle, flag, anchor, canon and canon-balls, Chinese trade 19th century, marked G. Fukuchi, Yokohama, 46" x 26", several losses to stitching, minor holes, Washington's face in two pieces. 4,000-5,000
430. Salesman's sample leather horse collar with machine stitched edging, hand interior stitching, great original patina, one leather keeper loop detached at one end, 10.25" x 7.75" x 2.25". A rare and very special collectible. 600-800
242. Three large English pottery pub kegs, c.1850. Two with impressed stamps Lambeth Pottery, Doulton & Watts, London, 22"h x 16"d, small example unmarked, 17"h x 14"d. Doulton & Watts traded as The Lambeth Pottery until John Watts retired in 1854. Fill hole to tops & spigot hole at side of bottom of each. These are great. 300-500
391. Carousel Indian face plaque, polychrome cast metal, marked Allan Herschell & Co PF, 22" x 13", minor paint loss. 1,000-1,500
421. Black Forest style fully carved document box with shepherd playing flute for his flock and dog amidst detailed vegetation and rocks, hinged lid, velvet lined interior. Losses include boy's arm, sheep's ear, ram's horn, and insignificant vegetation. 9"h x 14.5"w x 10"d. 1,000-2,000
431. Early cast iron doorstop, black man seated atop large frog, 6.5"h. 500-700
432. Humpty Dumpty metal bank, late 19th century, working, original paint with wear, replaced bottom, 7.25"h. 400-600
433. Early cast iron doorstop, 3/4-length statue of black man in work clothes, original paint to clothes, repaint to skin and hair, 11.5"h. 200-300
422. Black Forest style fully carved hanging shelf with two lovebirds around nest with three eggs, large oak leaves, intricate zig zag stems to base, loss to one beak, 8.25"h x 6.75"w x 4"d. 200-300
423. Pair of Black Forest style fully carved hunting pouch wall pockets, fox and pheasant, each with rifle and powder horn, overall excellent condition, drill hole to fox pouch, 7.5" x 4". 200-400
424. Black Forest style carved jewelry box with full standing antelope, with blossoms and leaves and scrolls to three sides, tufted satin interior, 7.5"h x 7"w x 4.5"d, excellent condition. 200-400
32. Oak hanging barometer, carvings include scrolls, acanthus and draperiers with stippled backgrounds, porcelain faces, minor chips to front and exposed old mounting holes, chip to back of crown, 35.5" x 11". 400-600
434. Walt Disney celluloid from Fantasia, 1940, depicting Pegasus in flight, on original Courvoisier Galleries airbrushed background with Walt Disney Productions "WDP" insignia to lower right, Courvoisier and Closson labels to reverse, 4.75" x 6", excellent condition. 300-500
436. Li'l Abner And His Dogpatch Band, tin key-wound animated toy by Unique Art Manufacturing Co, Newark NJ, copyright 1945, in original box. 8"h x 9"w x 5"d. Condition: insignificant wear to paint, runs a little rough, 6" tear to box. 500-700
435. Armand Marseille German doll, bisque head and forearms, sleepy eyes, kid body, jointed knees and elbows, clothing appears to be of the period with lace trim and petticoats, later shoes. Back of neck marked 370 / AM - 1 - DEP / Armand Marseille. Some staining to dress. 23"h. 250-350
Standing oak abacus, curled foot supports, original finish, wingnuts to rods, early 20th century, 60"h x 24"w x 20"d. 200-300
437. English miniature three-drawer chest, chamfered top and drawer-bottoms, 14"h x 12.5"w x 9"d. 200-300
441. Maysville, Kentucky, brown glaze handled jug, unglazed panel with glaze-stenciled marks M.C.R. / M.C. RUSSELL / MAYSVILLE, Ky, 10", small chips to rim. 250-350
442. Maysville, Kentucky, liquor jug, center panel with Greek key trim reads G.W. ROGERS & CO / WHOLESALE LIQUOR DEALERS / 127 MARKET ST / MAYSVILLE - KY, 7.5"h x 5.5"d, minor base chip and insignificant glaze flaws. 150-250
443. Country store salt glaze crock, marked in blue stencil JAS. M. MILTON / & CO / GREENSBORO PA, hand thrown pottery, minor chips, 8"h x 5"d. 100-200
74. Meerschaum pipe, carved as nude lady with streaming hair supported by a large hand, original velvet lined case, loss to a finger, tobacco stain to bowl, very good condition, 6". 200-400
440. William Hayden English, Conquest of the Country Northwest of the River Ohio 1778-1783 and Life of Gen. George Rogers Clark, Bowen-Merrill, 1896, First Edition, 2 Volumes. A rare and definitive history of the settling of the Midwest, over 125 illustrations, 1186 pages, very good condition, some weakness to binding of volume I in front and back. 200-400
438. English oak flip lid box, dog house form with metal dog with glass eyes, minor losses to edges, 6.5"h x 9.5" x 7". 150-250
439. Brass Cincinnati beer tray, chased design of two lions around a shield and above a sun, reads Lion Brewery / Brewers and Bottlers / Lion Export / Beer / The / Windisch, Muhlhauser Brew'g Co / Cincinnati, U.S.A. 12", minor dings and tarnishing. 200-300
445. 19th century English beaver top hat in leather box. Hat in excellent condition with leather interior band, felt exterior band, interior label includes Herbert Johnson, London, and Brooks Brothers, New York, 6.5"h. Sells with fitted travel bag with international port stickers to exterior, case shows wear. 100-200
446. 19th century American beaver top hat in fitted leather box, leather interior band, label from Lazarus, Columbus OH, Established 1884, 6.5"h, losses to fur on rim, interior fabric loose, locking leather box in very good condition. 100-200
73. Early candle snuffer on tole painted black tray with apricots and stylized blossoms. 100-200