Miscellaneous and Silver

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"ILLUSTRATED GROUP OF REBEL PRISONERS/ LETTER & ENVELOPE (Dated September 10, 1864) by W. NEWMAN

"An extraordinary rendering from the Civil War."

"TENNESSEE PRESENTATION CANE OR WALKING STICK PRENSENTED TO GENERAL W. B. BATE (2nd half 19th century)

"A very important artifact related to the Civil War and Tennessee History specifically."

"ORIGINAL WIENER WERKSTATTE POSTCARD By Hans Kalmsteiner for the 1911 International Postage Stamp Exposition in Vienna.

 

"A Vintage Wiener Werkstette Postcard, Beautifully Framed and Matted."

"QUEEN OF BURLESQUE (Original Halftone Print, 1911) By EDMUND MARION ASHE (American, 1867 “ 1941)

 

"A vintage etching by an artist who exhibited in the seminal New York Armory Show, 1913."

Past Sales


 

 
"An important rendering related to the Great Depression era."

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JUGENSTIL COPPER PLAQUE OF A SHEPHERDESS
Early 20th century

A beautifully stylized shepherdess. Signed.

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"AUNT MARY by Puryear Mims
ca. late 1920's “ 30's


An interesting and early work by the noted Nashville sculptor.

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"An interesting caricature mimic of the white high society culture of Philadelphia during the early 19th century."
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"A crisp complete set for the gun collector."
 
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"KWAKIUTL/KWAKWAKA'WAKW MODEL TOTEM POLE (ca. 1900) by  CHARLIE JAMES (Kwakwaka'wakw, Alert Bay, B.C., 1867 “ 1938)

 

"A very interesting, documented on the bottom, model totem pole by one of the First Nations People most important carvers."

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"RARE HAIDA ARGILLITE MODEL TOTEM POLE (ca. 1970) by RUFUS MOODY (British Columbia, 1923 “ 1998)

 

"Arguably, one of the best of the many pieces the carver produced."

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"A very large, monumental,  Arts & Crafts Heintz Vase."
 
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"WINTER, MOUNT VERNON PLACE, BALTIMORE (Dated 1925) By GABRIELLE DEVAUX CLEMENTS (Pennsylvania “ South Carolina, 1858 “ 1948)

"A superb etching by one of America's historically important printmakers."

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"MOON OER THE CITY, BEHIND THE DARK CHURCH TOWER (ca. 1900) By WILLIARD (Anonymous artist. Signed "Willard lower right.)

"A quality rendering by a talented artist."

 

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"FRANCIS FISHER LENOIR MCCULLOCH (1780 “ 1866)

"A very rare and historical important artifact related to the history of Tennessee and Texas."

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"PACKARD HOOD ORNAMENT (Probably pre-1940)

 

"Unusual Packard automobile hood ornament with, what appears to be, bakelite wings."

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"BUICK MOTOMETER, STUMB-CAWTHORN BUICK COMPANY, NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE (ca. 1918)

"For the Southern collector, a Nashville Motometer!"

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"A very interesting small work by a renowned African-American artist from Tennessee."
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"A very unusual early 20th century Navajo weaving."
 
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"UNUSUAL NAVAJO SADDLE BLANKET (Early 20th century)

"A very unusual Navajo saddle blanket from the early 20th century."

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REVERSE PAINTED PATRIOTIC ART DECO/MODERNIST PICTURE FRAME" (CA. 1930'S)

"In Very Rare Excellent Condition."

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"RARE HOWDY DOODY COOKIE JAR (1950's)

 

"A very rare and highly collectible cookie jar."

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"SPANISH COLONIAL SANTOS (Probably 19th century or earlier)

 

"An interesting old piece of Spanish Colonial religious art that has a very distinctive presence." 

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"SALON INTERNATIONAL AVIATION SPORT TOURISME BY RAOUL ROCHETTE

 

"A beautiful and highly collectible modernist original lithograph poster from the 1930's."

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JAPANESE ART MODERNE POTTERY VASE (Probably 1950's)

"An extraordinary designed and sculpted modern vase."

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VARIANT ON THE CONFEDERATE NORTH CAROLINA STATE FLAG,
ca. 1861

An exceptional example with a letter of provenance and authentication from Howard Madaus.

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"BYRD'S SHIP (ca. 1933, Admiral Byrd's Polar Ship, "City of New York, moored close to the Venetian Bridge, Chicago. Exhibited in connection with the 1833 “ 1933 Century of Progress Chicago World's Fair.) By S. CHESTER DANFORTH (American, b. 1896)

 

"An extraordinary etching related to the 1833 - 1933 Century of Progress Chicago World's Fair."

 

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"IMPORTANT TENNESSEE PRESENTATION WALKING STICK (Dated 1852)

"A rare and historically important 19th century Tennessee cane."

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"An unusual, rare and very old large Crazy Cat."

 

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"RED CLOUD" Ogala Lakota Sioux Chief, Color Lithograph

A powerfully rendered period print.

 

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SILVER CANDLESTICKS 1st half 19th Century

A very nice pair of early 19th century candlesticks.

 

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"VERY INTERESTING SOUTHERN FOLK ART COURTSHIP RELIEF CARVING WOOD PLAQUE (Early 20th century)

"An exceptional early 20th century Southern American folk carving."

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"COD FISH WEATHER VANE (Dated 1990) by GARY BIRCH (Ohio, b. 1946)

"A work which exemplifies superb craftsmanship."

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"PAIR OF FINE LARGE OLD NORTHWEST COAST TLINGIT CEDAR MODEL POLES (ca. 1930's)

"An interesting pair of Tlingit hand-carved and painted model totem poles with an interesting provenance."

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"A very rare photograph (CDV) of a very important figure in Tennessee history."
 
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IMPORTANT PERIOD AMERICAN FOLK ART PAINTED BOX (ca. 1820)

An extraordinary piece of American folk art with historical significance.

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"A very rare early 20th century fine art etching of Nashville, Tennessee."
 
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SEVEN (7) GEORGIA COIN SILVER SPOONS

A very reasonable grouping of Southern Coin silver.

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"SOUTHERN COIN SILVER LADLE (ca. 1850's, signed E. A. Tyler, New Orleans)

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"TENNESSEE SCHOOL-GIRL LANDSCAPE PAINTING" (ca. 1859-1860) 

"A very rare Southern folk art document."

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"VERY RARE EAST TENNESSEE FRAKTUR"

 

"The only known Tennessee Fraktur in existence."

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"TWO VERY RARE EAST TENNESSEE LONG RIFLES" (One sated 1831) By CHARLES BEAN (SR.) & BAXTER BEAN2

"Rare and in Exceptional Condition."

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EXTRAORDINARY AMERICAN FOLK ART CANDLE BOX

Early 19th century

One of the best examples in the genre.

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"VERY LARGE NORTHWEST COAST MODEL TOTEM POLE

"An Unusually Large Northwest Coast Model Totem Pole in Original Condition."

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SOUTHWEST NATIVE AMERICAN SILVER NECKLACE & EARRINGS
ca. 1930's - 1940's

A beautiful set.

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ESKIMO SKINNING A SEAL
20th century, probably 1950's to 60's

A very large and well-rendered carving.

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HAND-CARVED MODERNIST SCULPTURE
American, ca. 1950

Beautifully sculpted

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AMERICAN CANDLEBOX WITH SLIDING LID
ca. 1820

Great American candles box with original finish.

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EARLY NORTH AMERICAN SPICE TOTE BOX
17th or early 18th century

A very rare and unique 17th or early 18th century box.

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CARVED BIRDBATH by William Edmondson
ca. 1935.

A superb piece of folk sculpture by the leading African American folk sculptor of the 20th century.

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RARE HAIDA ARGILLITE MODEL TOTEM POLE
by Rufus Moody, ca. 1970

An extraordinary example with meticulous attention to detail.

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Native American Totem Pole - Northwest Coast Haida


NORTHWEST COAST HAIDA MODEL TOTEM POLE
ca. 1920


Detailed carving, with excellent paint.

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TLINGIT MODEL TOTEM POLE
Klukwan, Alaska, early 20th century

In the style of Koo'too aat.

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MODEL TOTEM POLE
Early 20th century

Excellent use of pigments with detailed designs, excellent patina.

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TLINGIT MODEL TOTEM POLE
Early 20th century

Beautifully carved with open work and crisp definition.

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EARLY NOOTKA MODEL TOTEM POLE
Early 20th century

Aged patina and paint.

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TLINGIT MODEL TOTEM POLE
Late 19th or early 20th century, Haines area, Alaska

Excellent open carving and dark patina.

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RARE SOUTHERN MINIATURE BLANKET BOX
WITH DRAWERS, ca. 1830

A very unusual and rare Southern piece.

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HISTORICALLY SIGNIFICANT & RARE NASHVILLE PRESENTATION COIN SILVER SET, Dated 1859

All three pieces inscribed:  "Presented to Nashville Female Academy, by Senior Class 1859.

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  SOUTH CAROLINA COIN SILVER AGRICULTURAL PREMIUMS
dated 1851 & 1852


Very rare 19th century Southern coin silver premiums.

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   Exceedingly rare & desirable form. 
 Exceedingly rare & desirable form.