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Below you will find the most recent items we have available. Click on any image to view an enlargement. Below each item name is listed the path to the catagory in our catalog. For any item of interest, click the category name to view our online inventory catalog for more items with similar classification.

Wb-1263z: Chinese Camphorwood Brass Bound Chest:
Catalog Home A camphorwood Chinese Export chest, brass bound, with brass escutcheons and side handles. Note the overlap of the top to base to seal the chest. Mid-late 19th century. 23" w., 13" d., 12 1/2" h. $450

Wb-1264z: Papier Mache Form Sewing Box:
Catalog Home A signed Jennens & Bettridge, Birmingham & London, papier mache cartouche form sewing box with gilded and abalone inlaid decoration. Fitted with bone & mother of pearl implements. One point with minor loss. $600

Wb-1267z: Bone Box with Mother of Pearl Counters:
Catalog Home A 19th century set of 9 mother of pearl counters in a bone box, Chinese export for the English market. Charming scenes surround the box and create the domed cover. $295

Wb-1271z: English Papier Mache Dometop Letter Box:
Catalog Home c. 1860 English papier mache dometop letter box, extravagantly inlaid with abalone shell & gilded. Interior with inkwells, stamp box & divisions for diverse papers. Some old repairs. $900

Wb-1273z: Mahogany Single Tea Caddy:
Catalog Home A fine c. 1780 mahogany single tea caddy with bone oval escutcheon, brass ring lid pull, and box or holly trim. Deal secondary. Fine original finish. $750

Wb-1274z: Square Mahogany Single Tea Caddy:
Catalog Home c. 1780-1800 Square mahogany single tea caddy; satinwood crossbanding strung with ebony & box or holly. Replaced lock. Oak secondary wood. Bright silver lifting ring. Original, cleaned surfaces. $750

Wbk-201z: History of Dorset by Hutchens:
Catalog Home A rare 1st edition 2 volume History of Dorset, 1774, with many fine maps and prints. "The History and Antiquities of the county of Dorset...with a copy of the Domesday Book" by John Hutchens, M.A. Rector of Holy Trinity in Wareham, and of Swyre, in the County of Dorset. Quarter bound leather with old repairs to stabilize. Provenance: Sir Lionel & Lady Whitby of Dorset County and Cambridge. $1,200

Wbk-205z: Les Miserables by Victor Hugo 8 Volumes:
Catalog Home 8 Volumes, Victor Hugo, Les Miserables, "Edition ne varietur," J. Hetzel, 18 Rue Jacob, Paris. Quarter bound in red leather with bookpaper covers. $295

Wc-1139z: Chinoiserie Arm Chair:
Catalog Home An elegant late 19th century-early 20th century black Chinoiserie decorated arm chair in the Queen Anne taste. $600

Wc-1140z: English Chippendale Design Child's Rocking Chair:
Catalog Home A delightful c. 1900 English Chippendale design child's rocking chair. $600

Wc-1141z: George III Library Chair:
Catalog Home A fine c.1765 George III mahogany library chair, the legs with Gothic blind fretwork carving to Marlborough feet; open fret returns; superb color. Provenance: Glenn Randall, Alexandria, VA. 27 1/2" w., 29 1/2" d., 39" h. $3,600

Wch-780z: New England Chest of Drawers:
Catalog Home A very good c.1800 New England cherry 4-drawer chest, Sheraton taste Federal Period, with holly inlays, raised on reeded feet below reeded pilasters. Elegant shape to the apron. Replaced pulls. 40" w., 20 1/2" d., 40" h. $Sold

Wch-783z: New England Cherry Tall Chest:
Catalog Home A handsome c. 1780 New England cherry tall chest. Raised on powerful bracket feet with original blocks. Minor old housekeeping repairs & old refinish. Replaced brasses. Dimensions: 39 1/8"W x 55 1/2" H x 19 1/2" Deep. $2,900

Wci-4889z: c. 1860 Rose Medallion Vase mounted as a lamp:
Catalog Home Circa 1860 Rose Medallion Vase of graceful form, now mounted as a lamp. (Rim chip repair). $675

Wci-6396z: Pair of Chinese Straits Foo Lions:
Catalog Home A pair of Chinese Straits production 20th century Foo Lions, male and female guardians. Very well modeled & painted in yellow, aubergine, blues, and greens. $1,200

Wci-6398z: Mettlach 1/2 Liter Stein:
Catalog Home A good Mettlach 1/2 liter stein, #2809II, artist insignia FQ on a tree trunk. From a fable, "Der Getreue Eckart"; lid inscribed "Verplaudern ist schadlich, verschweigen ist gut." FQ for F. Quidenus. The old storyteller. c.1890-1910. $450

Wci-6399z: Ben Owen Jugtown Ware:
Catalog Home A Ben Owen Jugtown Ware c. 1930s, chicken pot pie service, orange with slip yellow chickens. A large baking dish with 6 serving bowls (1 chip). $575

Wci-6400z: Pair of Faience Compotes on Stands:
Catalog Home Pair of faience compotes on stands, one near perfect, one with extensive old restoration. Large shells supported by Putti seated on stands of entwined flowers with shell & scroll feet. 18th century Italian factory of Le Nove, made in late 19th century with blue star mark. 12 3/4" h., 10 1/2 x 11 1/2." $1,200

Wci-6402z: Patent Ironstone China Platter:
Catalog Home Patent Ironstone China platter with Imari color palette, c. 1840, the pear ground with deep blue underglaze and bittersweet overglaze. Royal patent mark. 20 3/4" $600

Wci-6404z: Boehm Porcelain Tulip Arrangement:
Catalog Home A Boehm porcelain arrangement of white parrot tulips, #1 of the edition and signed by Marshall Boehm. Two repairs to one flower. $450

Wci-6405z: Deep Flow Blue Davenport Platter:
Catalog Home A deep flow blue Davenport platter, c. 1860, impressed and underglaze marks. Pagodas and a fountain. $225

Wci-6406z: Chinese Glazed Jar with Carved Wood Base and Cover:
Catalog Home A handsome Chinese mid-19th century blue and white on light celedon glazed jar with carved wood base and turned wood cover. $Sold

Wci-6407z: Blue Canton Soup Tureen:
Catalog Home A c. 1830 Blue Canton soup tureen with Boar's head handles (which look like rabbits). Old staple repairs to cover and line crack to base. $225

Wci-6423z: Blue Willow Bowl:
Catalog Home A Blue Willow Bowl, c. 1760, English soft paste porcelain, probably Caughley. The ribbed, fluted form is quite desirable. Small rim nick. Note how many kiln and body flaws were concealed. Provenance: Sir Lionel & Lady Whitby, Cambridge, England. $295

Wci-6425z: Cartouche Form Worcester Porcelain Box :
Catalog Home A "Worcester" porcelain box, cartouche form with floral reserve & powder blue ground, the silver mounts revealing the true maker, Edme Samson of Paris, c. 1860-1880. Provenance: Sir Lionel & Lady Whitby, Cambridge, England. $225

Wci-6426z: Fruit Motif Royal Worcester Cup and Saucer:
Catalog Home An artist signed fruit motif Royal Worcester cup & saucer; M. Aynton, painter. A tour de force of painting on curved surfaces. Provenance: Sir Lionel & Lady Whitby, Cambridge, England. $225

Wci-6427z: Coalport Cup and Saucer:
Catalog Home An exquisite "jeweled" Coalport cup and saucer, the cabinet set made for Ovington Brothers, New York. This pate sur pate example in perfect condition with brilliant gilding. Provenance: Sir Lionel & Lady Whitby, Cambridge, England. $450

Wci-6428z: Pair of Copper Luster Staffordshire Spaniels:
Catalog Home A good pair of copper luster Staffordshire spaniels, c. 1860, with fine pooling of the glaze in all creases. Minor old rough spots. $295

Wci-6430z: A Meiji period Japanese umbrella stand:
Catalog Home A fine & unusual Japanese umbrella stand, moriage on Satsuma pottery. Bands of Kylins, chrysanthemums, medallions, etc. Meiji period.25 1/2"h. $900

Wck-176z: George III Mahogany Tall Case Clock:
Catalog Home A fine George III mahogany tall case clock, Thomas Gaskell, Knutsford, with a Gainsworth Warranted Bell, c. 1760-1770. 22 1/2"w., 10"d., 89" h. $6,000

Wck-177z: George III Tall Case Clock:
Catalog Home A George III mahogany tall case clock, the door with strong Gothic motif flanked by smooth quarter columns. Canted corner base. Superb inlays & painted bonnet reserves typical of both London & Liverpool design. Signed: W. Hurst, Horwich on a moon dial works with romantic quarter scenes. 87 1/2" h., 22" w., 11" d. $6,000

Wck-178z: French Gilt Bronze Mantle Clock:
Catalog Home An exceptionally elegant, c.1850-70, French gilt bronze mantle clock with exquisitely painted & gilt porcelain inset panels with floral reserves. The works & face stamped & signed Raingo Freres, Paris. Cleaned & restored by Thomas Englund for the owner on 3/20/13. Strikes hour & half hour. Marriage motif indicates possible original presentation. Combines Baroque, Rococo & Neo-classical details. 11 1/4" w., 11" h., 5 3/4" d. Resting on a marble slab: 13 1/2" w., 9 1/2" d., 3/4" h. $Sold

Wck-179z: Waterbury Carriage Mantle Clock:
Catalog Home A handsome Carriage Mantle Clock, Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Connecticut. Double glass vial pendulum. Hairline in face of clock. Gilt brass with copper feet. $600

Wcl-167z: Cloisonne Incense Burner:
Catalog Home A superb cloisonne incense burner, gilded bronze with foo lion finial. Reticulated cloud formations to emit incense. Lion masks on tripod legs. $1,200

Wcl-168z: Meiji period Japanese silver wire cloisonne charger:
Catalog Home WCL-168z: A magnificent Meiji period Japanese silver wire cloisonne charger with lobed border. The central chrysanthemum is surrounded by swirls of flower & butterflies on the fan shaped reserves. Exceptional condition. Provenance: Mabel Bason to Frances Boyd. 23 1/2" dia. $2,400

Wco-2762: c.1900 English Pond Yacht :
Catalog Home An excellent c.1900 English pond yacht with planked deck & excellent fittings. Original name plate: Sea-Bird. Original white paint, green line and finished wood. now with custom made display stand. 30" w., 5 7/8" d., 31 1/2" h. $1,475

Wd-235z: Chinese Export Davenport Desk:
Catalog Home A rare and fine, c. 1860, Chinese Export Davenport Desk of Zitan, the gallery pierced and carved, the sides fully carved in bas relief, the legs superbly carved dragons. Raised on ball and claw feet. Fitted interior. Zitan is the most prized and valuable of all woods used during the Ming and Ching Dynasties. 33 1/2" w., 26 1/2" d., 41 1/2" h. $6,500

Wd-236z: Louis Philippe Walnut Secretaire:
Catalog Home An attractive burl walnut French rococo revival Louis Philippe period small secretaire raised on cabriole legs. The overall movement gives interest from every direction. Replaced door escutcheons. 42" w., 28" d., 54" h. $2,900

Wda-1421z: Chinese Shoe Box:
Catalog Home A Chinese green ground painted pine shoe box, floral decoration & brass fittings. Original tag from Carlson Antiques, Greensboro, NC. Redecorated. c.1890. 16 1/2" w., 12" d., 10 3/4" h. $295

Wda-1422z: Chinese Shoe Box:
Catalog Home A Chinese oval cream ground paint decorated shoe box, pine, with floral motifs & brass fittings. Original tag from Carlson Antiques, Greensboro, NC. Redecorated. c.1890. 14 1/2" w., 11 1/4" d., 10" h. $295

Wda-1423z: Japanese Lacquer Panels:
Catalog Home A pair of Japanese lacquer panels, decorated with mother of pearl and abalone inlays, then gilded to complete designs. From a screen. 35 1/2" h., 10 1/4" w. $Sold

Wdc-510z: American Federal Period Tiger Maple Chairs:
Catalog Home A fine set of 4 American Federal Period tiger maple chairs, c. 1820, with rolled crest, vasiform splat, rolled seat edge and saber legs. Perfection for the period and with wonderful old finish deeply mellowed again. $Sold

Wfe-215z: Pair of Arts & Crafts Brass & Iron Andirons:
Catalog Home A pair of Arts & Crafts brass & iron andirons, c. 1920, hammered all over & ending in shaped petal feet. 20" h. $450

Wfe-216z: Arts & Crafts Fire Tool Set with Stand:
Catalog Home An Arts & Crafts brass & iron fire tool set with stand, c. 1920. 29 1/2" h. $225

Wfe-218z: Copper Helmet Form Coal Scuttle:
Catalog Home A copper helmet form coal scuttle with cut glass handles, England, c. 1860-1880. Unusual with these still perfect handles. $450

Wfe-221z: Pair of Arts & Crafts Andirons:
Catalog Home A massive pair of Arts & Crafts andirons with poker foot rest. Scrolled motif. $1,200

Wg-2105z: Venetian Vase:
Catalog Home Venetian vase, exquisitely blown in three sections, then hand painted and decorated from a painting by Tiepolo. Gadroon medial knop. $350

Wg-2108z: Set of 8 Murano Aperitifs:
Catalog Home A set of 8 bubble based Murano mid-20th century Modern aperitifs, purchased in 1967 by John and Barbara Kennedy, Shady Oaks Plantation, Warrenton, NC. $325

Wl-1070az: Hand Forged 3-Tier Chandelier:
Catalog Home A spectacular hand forged 3-tier Chandelier. $1,200

Wl-1182: French Bronze and Crystal Chandelier:
Catalog Home A splendid, massive yet graceful French bronze & crystal chandelier with citron drops at the top. The unusual casting of bronze candle soccles & drip pans is distinctly superior to most chandeliers of this late 19th century era. Newly electrified. 26" dia., 31"h. + chain & cap. $3,600

Wl-1236: French Iron and Gilt Metal 8 Light Chandelier:
Catalog Home Late 19th century, French iron & gilt 8 light chandelier of cascading tiers each with clear cut amethyst, citron prisms and beadwork. Gilt metal "crown," drip pans, applied acanthus, and rosettes for large lower globe drop. 25 1/2" dia., 30" h. + chain. $2,800

Wl-1248: Rose Medallion Vase Mounted as Lamp:
Catalog Home A large Rose Medallion, Chinese export, vase. c. 1860. Made for the French market, note the extensive use of gilding. Restoration to portion of rim. Now as a lamp. 30 3/4" h. $1,200

WL-1250z: Pair of Meiji Period Bronze Vase Lamps:
Catalog Home A splendid pair of Meiji period Japanese bronze vases on elephant head feet, swirling with sea turtles & cranes, mounted as lamps with silk shades & jade finials. 30 3/4" h. $Sold

WL-1251z: Pair of Gilt Bronze Egyptian Motif Candelabras:
Catalog Home A stunning pair of patinated & gilt bronze Egyptian revival 19th century French candelabras, now electrified as lamps. 22 3/4" h. $2,400

WL-1252z: Rococo Revival Gilt Brass Candelabra:
Catalog Home A mid-19th century Rococo Revival floral gilt brass candelabra, converted to a lamp. $450

Wm-448z: Louis Philippe Mirror:
Catalog Home A handsome period Louis Philippe gilt gesso & wood mirror, c.1850, the cartouch crest with fruit & the borders of engraved fruit motifs. 40" w., 61" h. $3,600

Wm-449z: Gilt Overmantle Mirror:
Catalog Home A handsome 4th quarter 19th century overmantle mirror, gilt on wood & gesso. Bold neo-classical & classical motifs. Apollo races across the sky as goddesses make offerings. 67" w., 35" h. $2,400

Wmi-3115z: English Copper Monteith :
Catalog Home An attractive copper monteith set with 2 English 1834 coins of King William IV. $295

Wmi-3116z: Copper Armorial Wine Coolers:
Catalog Home A fine pair of c. 1890s copper armorial wine coolers; full coat of arms, crest and motto "Libertas." Brass lion masks. $Sold

Wmi-3117z: Handled Copper Jelly Pan:
Catalog Home A mid-19th century French brass double handled copper jelly pan, 13 1/2" diameter. $295

Wmi-3118z: Miniature Copper Jelly Molds:
Catalog Home A set of 6 miniature copper jelly molds, tin lined, for a child, late 19th century. Anglo-French origin. $225

Wmi-3119z: Brass Doorstop of Stag and Doe:
Catalog Home Brass doorstop, late Victorian of a Stag Gourdant with Recumant Doe. Good casting and professionally polished. $225

Wof-2305z: George III mahogany secretaire bookcase:
Catalog Home A handsome George III secretaire bookcase of fine mahogany & mahogany veneers, raised on French splay feet. Diamond pane glazing. Satinwood & ebony, trimmed interior. Associated. One pane of glass with small crack. 42"w, 18 1/2"d, 89 1/2"h. $7,500

Wof-2306z: 18th century Dresser Base:
Catalog Home 18th century Dresser Base, formed from a period mule chest with exceptional raised panels. 2 drawers over 2 cupboards & a panel. 58 1/4" w, 21 3/4" d, 35" h. $3,800

Wof-2308z: Waring & Gillow Sideboard:
Catalog Home A fine Waring & Gillow George III style sideboard, c.1900-1920, using the finest materials (mahogany & oak secondary). Handsomely carved. This company continued the 200 year cabinetmaking firm of Gillow of Lancaster & London. Made in their Liverpool factory, they had a Royal Warrant from King Edward VII and King George V, producing pieces for the Royal Residence. 84" w., 27 1/2" d., 36" h. $4,500

Wot-2087z: c.1750 English Walnut Card Table:
Catalog Home c.1750 English walnut concertina action card table raised on lapet carved & turned legs with pad feet. Gaming wells. 34" w., 17"-34" d., 27" h. $1,800

Wot-2089z: Chinese Engraved Brass Tray:
Catalog Home A Chinese engraved brass tray, figures in a garden with surrounds of fruits & flowers, on a carved rosewood & brass folding stand, c. 1900. 22" d., 25 3/8" h. $450

Wot-2090z: William IV Rosewood Round Side Table:
Catalog Home A stylish William IV, c.1835, English rosewood circular side table raised on gun barrel shaft, triform base, and flattened ball feet. 22" dia., 28 3/4" h. $950

Wot-2092z: Regency Style Console or Side Table:
Catalog Home An extravagantly bronze mounted Regency style late 19th century console or side table of mahogany. The scrolling stretchers have dolphin mounts. The legs are influenced by Louis XVI design. 30 3/4" w., 16 3/4" d., 32" h. $1,800

Wot-2093z: Cormandel Panel Coffee Table:
Catalog Home A stylish cormandel panel coffee table, deep cinnabar ground. Ming style base. Late 19th century panel. 39" x 29", 19 1/2" h. $1,200

Wot-2095z: Mahogany Lap Desk:
Catalog Home George III, c. 1820, Santo Domingo mahogany lap desk with extensive brass bindings and full length locking drawer. The earliest and finest work first for the military. Now on a custom stand. 20 1/4" w., 11 3/8" d., 23" h. $2,400

Wp-1916z: Chinese Family History Paintings:
Catalog Home A set of 3 Chinese paintings - figural - on rice paper. On one is the family history recording their arrival in America about 1800. Framed in 1964. $Sold

Wp-1917z: Chickens on a Coastal Villa Terrace OOC by M. Maresca:
Catalog Home "Chickens on a Coastal Villa Terrace", Italian oil on canvas of a romantic stone coastal small villa fountain, flowers & the blue sea. Signed lower right, M. Maresca, 19 3/4" x 27 1/2" canvas. Mario Maresca, Italian, 1877-1959. Most likely the Amalfi Coast Provenance: Clark Art, Raleigh, NC 7/19/94. 32 1/2" x 24 3/4" framed. $1,800

Wp-1918z: "El Kantara, 1890" OOC by A. Koetschet:
Catalog Home "El Kantara, 1890", oil on canvas by A. Koetschet (inscribed lower left). An oasis blooms below the fortress. 15" x 21 3/4" canvas size. Provenance: La Maison du Cadre, Geneve; Clark Art, Raleigh. Achille Koetschet, Swiss, 1862-1895. (Bought at Christie's South Kensington, 10/8/98, lot 0303 for $990, unframed & uncleaned.) 29 1/4" x 23" framed. $2,800

Wp-1919z: "Amberley" OOC by Stephen Hawkins:
Catalog Home "Amberley" oil on canvas, signed l.r. Stephen Hawkins & inscribed on back. Oil on canvas. 10/21/98 from Clark Art, Raleigh, NC. 10" x 12" canvas. (British, 1964-). Well represented in UK & US. 16 3/4" x 14 7/8" framed. $1,200

Wp-1920z: Moorish Garden Algiers OOC by H. Randolph Rose:
Catalog Home "Moorish Garden Algiers" an exquisitely cooling Moroccan garden, oil on canvas, signed l.r. H. Randolph Rose. 20 1/4" x 40 3/4" canvas. Provenance: acquired from Christie's South Kensington, 9/11/97, for $2,396. Then cleaned, framed, & sold by Clark Art, Raleigh, 1998. Very strong international auction record. 46 5/8" x 26 7/8" framed. $3,500

Wp-1921z: "Entre Arcos" lithograph by Altino Villasante:
Catalog Home "Entre Arcos", Altino Villasante (1965, Peru), 140/275, original lithograph hand pulled on Arches Paper at Atelier Desjobert, Paris. Provenance: Sipan Gallery, Raleigh, NC; framed at Clark Art, Raleigh. 31 1/4" x 38 3/4" framed. Numbered & signed lower left. Villasante has won major awards for watercolors in Peru & Europe, the basis for this fine art print. $450

Wp-1922z: Spanish Courtyard OOC by Pollock S. Nisbet:
Catalog Home "Spanish Courtyard", signed & dated l.l. Pollock S. Nisbet, 1884. Pollock Sinclair Nisbet, Scottish, 1848-1922. Oil on canvas. Charming tile roofed villa with chicken & people in a daily routine. 13 3/4" x 17 3/4" canvas. Lined. Provenance: Clark Art, Raleigh. A strong & lenthy international auction record. He also painted extensively in Italy, Spain & Algiers. 21" x 25" framed. $1,800

Wp-1923z: Mare & Foal at the Barn OOC by E. Vindfeldt:
Catalog Home "Mare & Foal at the Barn", oil on canvas, signed & dated lower left, "E. Vindfeldt, '45". 15 1/8" x 19 3/8" canvas. Ejnar Vindfeldt, Danish, 1905-1953. Vindfeldt painted a number of "portraits" of this mare & her foal. Very popular for his domestic animal paintings. 21" x 25" framed. $2,500

Wp-1924z: Italian Coastal Villa with Flower watercolor by Ella DuCane:
Catalog Home "Italian Coastal Villa with Flower.", watercolor by Ella DuCane (British, 1880-1940), exhibited 1893-1910. A London artist shown by major galleries including Royal Society of British Artists and the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours. She travelled & painted along the Mediteranean coasts of Europs & Africa, as well as Japan. 24 1/2" x 18 1/4" framed. Provenance: Clark Art, Raleigh, NC. $1,800

Wp-1925z: A pair of Kings College prints, Cambridge, handcolored:
Catalog Home A pair of Kings College prints, Cambridge, handcolored, c. 1842, MacKenzie. Yellow mats & metal frames. Provenance: Sir Lionel Whitby, Regius Profssor of Physic. Master of Downing College, Vice Chancellor of the University of Cambridge. By descent. 13 1/4"x11 1/4" framed. $250

Wp-1934z: "North Carolina Sunset," watercolor by Annie Bond Webb:
Catalog Home "North Carolina Sunset," watercolor by Annie Bond Webb, Hillsborough, NC, died 1955. From the family to John & Barbara Kennedy, Tamarind, Hillsborough and Shade Oaks Plantation, Warrenton, NC. 12 3/4"x16 1/4" framed. $600

Wp-1935z: A study for "At the Ferry" by Arthur B. Davies, pencil drawing:
Catalog Home An Arthur Bowen Davies pencil drawing, a study for "At the Ferry". American, 1862-1928. Provenance: Purchased from the estate of the artist in Congers, NY. Estate stamped signature. Full Provenance from Gallery Clinton Lindley, Ltd, Hillsborough, NC to John & Barbara Kennedy, Tamarind, Hillsborough, NC. 4"x6" by sight. $600

Wp-1936z: "Cambridge University Almanack 1812" in a bird's eye maple frame:
Catalog Home "Cambridge University Almanack 1812" in a bird's eye maple frame. "Downing College" by Barker & Sparrow. Handcolored. Provenance: Sir Lionel Whitby, Regius Profssor of Physic. Master of Downing College, Vice Chancellor of the University of Cambridge. By descent. $450

Wp-1937z: "Trinity College Library, Cambridge University," in a bird's eye maple frame:
Catalog Home "Trinity College Library, Cambridge University," in a bird's eye maple frame, c.1810 print & c.1860 frame. Baldrey & Sparrow. Provenance: Sir Lionel Whitby, Regius Profssor of Physic. Master of Downing College, Vice Chancellor of the University of Cambridge. By descent. $450

Wp-1938z: Primitive painting, oil on board. American :
Catalog Home Primitive painting, oil on board. American "Irrigation Ditch by a River." Provenance: John Kennedy, Shady Oaks Plantation, Warrenton, NC. 7 1/2" x 11 1/2" board & frame. $450

Wp-1939z: "Along the Maine Coast", oil on artist board by I.B. Cartwright.:
Catalog Home "Along the Maine Coast," a coastal scene with floral obverse, oil on artist board, signed lower left I.B. Cartwright. Isabel Parke Branson Cartwright, American, 1885-1966. 15 1/2" x 22 3/4". $1,200

Wr-451z: Semi-Antique Ahar (Heriz) Room-Size Carpet:
Catalog Home A fine condition semi-antique Ahar (Heriz) room-size carpet in salmon, rose, blues, white. 9'10" x 13'4" $3,800

Wr-454z: Antique Sarouk:
Catalog Home A fine antique Sarouk, c. 1915, with deep blue, cream, salmon & brick colors. 39" x 58". $1,200

Wr-455z: Antique Kashan:
Catalog Home Fine antique Kashan - cream with salmons & blues. Even wear. c. 1900. 51" x 84" $sold

Wr-456z: Semi-antique Afshar:
Catalog Home Semi-antique Afshar with deep blue, brick, salmon & cream colors, c. 1930's. Not made on a nomadic loom. 48" x 71" $1,200

Wr-457z: Antique Heriz:
Catalog Home A fine antique Heriz, wonderful colors & good condition with areas of modest wear. 10' 8" x 14' 1". $4,500

Ws-85z: American Windsor Bench:
Catalog Home A fine American Windsor Bench, New York, c. 1780, originally in green/black paint. Crisp turnings. Outstanding design. Maple and tiger maple legs, arm supports & crest rail; hickory spindles; pine seat & arm rests. Exceptional repair to right side stretcher. See Charles Santore, "The Windsor Style in America," Drawing 2 & photos, pp. 73, 103, 104, 112, 115, etc. 79"w., 19 1/2" d., 29" h. $3,600

Ws-87z: George III Camel Back Sofa:
Catalog Home A superb, c.1765, delicately proportioned George III camelback sofa with perfectly arched back & rolled arms. Raised on square, molded legs with H-stretcher support system. With photo of the piece stripped bare showing all construction features. Provenance: Glenn Randall, Alexandria, VA. 71" w., 30" d., 37" h. $4,500

Wsi-7316z: George II Sterling Silver Serving Spoons:
Catalog Home A pair of George III, London, 1789, sterling silver serving spoons, William Eley. The gilding, repousse fruits & engraved decoration are Victorian. 4.55 troy oz. $295

Wsi-7317z: Continental Silver Lobed Tea Caddy:
Catalog Home A Continental silver lobed tea caddy with gilt Gnome finial - late 19th century with pseudo-Nuremberg hallmarks. 9.40 troy oz. $450

Wsi-7319z: George III Sterling Miniature Tankard:
Catalog Home A George III sterling miniature tankard, London, 1815, John Macbride, possibly a christening gift. 2.55 troy oz. $295

Wsi-7340z: Handmade Georgian Taste Sterling Silver Salver:
Catalog Home A handmade Georgian taste sterling silver salver, 11 1/8" dia., 26.60 troy oz. Monogram MBK. Made by Maciel, c. 1940s Mexico City (1930-1970). $600

Wsi-7343z: Silver Asparagus Tongs:
Catalog Home Heavy & elegant sterling silver asparagus serving tongs, Sheffield, 1910, by the fine company of Harrison Brothers & Howson (GH). 5.45 troy oz. $350

Wsi-7350z: Pair of Georgian Sterling Serving Spoons:
Catalog Home A pair of Georgian serving spoons, sterling, with period crest & now bright cut with leaves & repousse fruits in bowls. London, 1795, by J & J Perkins. $225

Wsi-7351z: Mid-18th century Sterling Serving Spoons:
Catalog Home An associated pair of mid-18th century serving spoons, now as a pair of fruit spoons. Each date marked 1761. $225

Wsi-7360z: English Silver Muffineer:
Catalog Home A magnificent Britannia standard (950) English silver muffineer in period design, London, 1919 by Carrington & Co., 13.55 troy oz. $600

Wsi-7364z: Kirk "Kings" Sterling Silver 172 pc. Flatware Service:
Catalog Home A magnificent Kirk "Kings" sterling silver 172 piece flatware service. The first pattern by Samuel Kirk patented in 1825, 10 years after opening his Baltimore silver shop. This service is mostly monogramed on the obverse, ATM or AAT (Alice Thurston Marvel, nee Alice Anna Thurston). Made c.1920's, the set consists of: 12 of each - dinner knives, dinner forks, luncheon knives, luncheon forks, salad forks, teaspoons, cream soup spoons, boullion spoons, dessert spoons, iced teaspoons, oyster forks, solid silver butter spreaders; 8 fruit knives; berry shell bowl serving spoon; sugar shell; bon bon spoon; gravy ladle; large vegetable server; large slotted vegetable spoon; cold meat fork; slotted serving spoon; 4 serving spoons; roast & steak carving sets; cake server; cheese server; butter server; & pate server. 227.10 troy oz. $7,500

Wsi-7369z: Gorham Sterling Silver Compotes:
Catalog Home A pair of Gorham sterling silver compotes, the gadroon design adding a mid-Georgian touch. Weighted bases. $450

Wsi-7371z: Chantilly Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Set:
Catalog Home "Chantilly" pattern sterling silver flatware set by Gorham: 6 knives, 6 forks, 6 teaspoons, 6 salad forks,8 demitasse spoons, 1 dessert spoon, 2 tablespoons, 3 butter spreaders, 1 nut spoon, and 1 relish fork. 40 pieces. 34.40 troy oz. Great starter set or add-on. $1,500

Wsi-7378z: Pair of Towle Sterling Candlesticks:
Catalog Home A pair of Towle sterling silver candlesticks, stepped bases with waterleaf and gadroon motifs. $225

Wsi-7380z: Grand Baroque Sterling Flatware Service:
Catalog Home A Grande Baroque sterling flatware service by Wallace. 110 pieces. 138.45 troy oz. Includes: 16 knives, 16 dinner forks, 16 salad forks, 18 teaspoons (1 as is), 13 cream soup spoons, 11 butter spreaders (2 designs), 8 iced tea spoons, 3 oyster forks, 1 pastry server, 1 slotted table spoon, 1 table spoon, 1 gravy ladle, 1 sauce ladle, 1 lemon server, 1 cold meat fork, 2 hors d'ouevre forks. ($35,000 for sale from Horchow new, $12,000 used from Replacements). $6,000

Wsi-7381z: Silver on Copper Hand Chased Punch Bowl:
Catalog Home A large silver on copper hand chased punch bowl by B. Tobert, the base and body with grapes and leaves entwined. 13 3/4" dia. Suitable for flowers. $450

Wsi-7382z: Old Sheffield Plate Wine Coasters:
Catalog Home A pair of c. 1780 beaded edge Old Sheffield Plate wine coasters, one with original silver crested button. $225

Wsi-7386z: Mappin & Webb Square Salver:
Catalog Home A Mappin & Webb square salver, triple deposit Princess plate on nickle. Raised on pad feet. An Art Deco period piece with Georgian references. $180

Wsi-7387z: Sterling Madeira Label:
Catalog Home Sterling Madeira label, London, 1817 by William Bateman, son of Hester Bateman. Lioness mask with vintage motifs. $180

Wsi-7388z: Sterling Claret Label:
Catalog Home Sterling claret label, London, 1817, by William Bateman, son of Hester Bateman. Lioness mask with vintage motifs. $180

Wsi-7396z: George III Sterling Silver Tea Pot:
Catalog Home George III sterling silver tea pot, London, 1811, Robert Metham plate marker (mark entered 1808). 16.25 total weight. Bright cut bands on lid, top & body. Pear wood fittings. Acanthus leather feet. $750

Wsi-7400z: An Art Nouveau cut glass and silver on copper fruit bowl centerpiece :
Catalog Home An attractive Art Nouveau cut glass & silver on copper fruit bowl centerpiece, band of fruit motifs. Cast supports of bellflowers & acanthus leaves. Marked "B. Henneberg, Warszawa". #3764 $225

Wsi-7401: J.E. Caldwell c. 1890's sterling silver cream & sugar:
Catalog Home A J. E. Caldwell, Philadelphia, c. 1890's, sterling silver Queen Ann design cream & sugar monogram "J". 10.01 troy oz. $225

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