Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
buzzards bay, MA, United States
DoneWed, Aug 3, 2005 4:00 PM GMT
August 3rd Antiques and Nautical auction
FURNITURE including North Shore bowfront chest with tiger maple drawer fronts, Queen Anne drop leaf table, tiger maple drop leaf table, Queen Anne tavern table, Wallace Nutting comb back Windsor, 2 period American tea tables in old surface, signed John Brown Frederickstown North Carolina period tall chest, several tall chests, period cookie corner bowfront, Federal recaimier, Buckley and Bancroft walnut desk, large lockside chest, Centennial Philadelphia carved low boy, 2 period corner cupboards, period Hepplewhite sofa, decorated blanket box, buggy seat, several Sheraton period one and two drawer work stands, camphor chests, Windsor chairs, ladder backs, country tall clock and cherry cupboard, oak tall clock, carousel horse, Pair Victorian Jeliff side chairs with carved heads, Victorian carved cameo back sofa, pair leather club chairs, Miller arts and crafts stand, L & JG Stickley rocking Morris chair #831, walnut music cabinet, and more … WEATHERVANES including important full bodied 38” horse with zinc head, James cow vane, 2 ship vanes by Frank Adams, ….. NAUTICAL including large important ½ hull in old surface, scrimshawed bull whales tooth, other scrimshawed teeth and Narwhale tusk, mid 19th c. South Sea Island Tambua (whale tooth necklace), South Sea club, antique harpoon by Cole, rare harpoon dart gun, collection of ivory and bone carvings - spoons, jagging wheels, whistles, necklaces, etc., ½ hulls, whale bone and teeth findings to be sold in suitable lots, Important scrimshawed powder horn of captain Joseph Howlands’ whaler, collection of antique lightship and covered Nantucket purses by Boyer, Dias, Appleton, Kitna Sr., ships binnacle, 3 large ships wheels with provenance, inlaid sailors box, sea chest with carving, large assortment of ship models, and more…. DECOYS including Joe Lincoln scoter, H. Monk shorebird, Holger Smith, Harry Shourdes Jr., Bruffee and more… SMALLS including important inlaid sailors box, Maude S. Jewett bronze sculpture, bronze PJ Mene dog, folk art boxing carving of Jack Johnson and Gene Tunney, large oak Waterbury calendar clock, Chelsea ships clocks, old bronze transit by Lietz, 3 Pittsburgh reverse painted lamps, Astral lamp, assortment of Rose Medallion and Japanese - Chinese export porcelains, Majolica, Sandwich glass, peg lamps, Grenfell mat, Heisey punch bowl and cups, Bermuda silver salver, interesting selection of 19th c. miniature and salesman sample items, Manoil and Britians soldiers, and more…. PAINTINGS including important ship portrait attributed to William Hare, nautical works by Carl Fedeler 1860, F. Tordorff, Julius Delbos, and more… portrait by Joseph Whiting Stock, CH Gifford, Bruce Crane winterscape, important C. Myron Clark oil of Boston Harbor, (2) J.B. Reid Nantucket, Hugo RB Newman, Nantucket doorway, MH Pancoast, Berard, Grace Brion, F. Coppola, T. Bailey, H. Woodcock, P. Miller, G.W. Whitaker, F.E. Wright, J.T. Breen, (4) Jerome Howes, Pamela Fox, VanderPlas, Gilbert Smith, George Morse, paintings, Sylvia Fernandes, miniature paintings on ivory, 19th c. Provincetown harbor print, and more…SAROUK, MAHAL AND HERIZ ORIENTAL RUGS, OF SPECIAL INTEREST 2 antique Rolls Royce grills, cast iron hitching post, Netsuke, 1840’s leather stove pipe parade fire hat, MORE….