Appears to be an early 20thC watercolor. Framed under glass - the mat has faded. Signed EBMS in the lower right corner. Not examined out of the frame. 12-1/2" x 10".
A heavy glass pitcher measuring 8" x 8"- no marks ~ approximately 2.10 ozs. Possibly by the Rockwell Silver Co.
"A House-Boat on the River Styx: with some account of the divers doings of the associated shades" written by John Hendrick Bangs and publisher by Harper & Bros.,NY 1896. This appears to be a second edition. A lovely little book with illustrated green cloth boards stamped in gilt.Very slight fading on the spine. Black and white illustrations/plates.Pages are tight though they have yellowed. Very faint stains on the last three pages. 171pp.
A fabulous pair of brushed gold plate earrings with faux stones. For pierced ears, they hang 3-3/4" from the top of the wire to the bottom. While they are unmarked, we were told these are Lee Angel earrings.
Washington Irving. "Revised Edition Complete in One Volume." Published in 1887 by G.P. Putnam's Sons New York. The front features a gilt design on the black leather boards. This is a nice tight edition and smaller book that measures 4.25" x 6.50".
An older, unmarked silver filigree belt that measures 30" x 3/8" including hook clasp. Probably 800 silver.
Unstated first edition published in 1920 by Harcourt, Brace and Company. Green boards with red lettering. The text block is uncut and there is a name written in ink on the front inside board. Otherwise a nice tight copy.
A graduated salmon-colored branch coral necklace strung on string. Gold plate clasp.Length 16". US shipping only.
A somewhat primitive watercolor by Leone Cargill.Cargill was an active member of the Providence Art Club during the 1930's, and a descendant of Roger Williams, founder of Rhode Island. The picture measures 10" x 13-1/2". The frame is missing its glass.
A three volume set (Part 1+2) plus Journal Research published by Collier in 1902. The first volume may be missing. The pages are uncut and gilded at the top. Illustrated. Some toning. The olive green textured cloth boards show light wear and a few of the pages have small tears and tiny punchmarks on the edges due to the pages being uncut.
A simple, elegant set of six spoons stamped 950 Sterling.There is no maker's mark and they are in their original box. The spoons measure 4-1/2".Combined sterling weight: 1.6ozs.
Published in 1925 by the Government Printing Office, Washington, here is a rare copy of memorial addresses given to the 68th Congress.The black silk boards show modest wear with some light smudging. The book is a tad musty otherwise in fine condition. 44pp.
A first edition hard cover published by the US Government Printing Office in 1911.Includes memorial addresses on the Life and Character of James Breck Perkins (late a representative from New York) delivered to the Sixty-first Congress, second session.The black boards show wear and staining, there is foxing on the frontispiece with Perkins and also on the title page.
A complete three volume boxed set published in 1946 by Alfred A Knopf. Volume I includes The Bridal Wreath and Volume II, The Mistress of Husaby. The brown linen board of Volume III (The Cross) has an old water stain and its ripple very faintly carries over to a few pages otherwise all books are fine.The box itself has some paper loss at the edges and corners, a split, and wear on the bottom; there is also a small stain adjacent the label."The complete trilogy by the great (Norwegian) novelist ...
The lock is marked ASJ with the hallmarks for sterling, Birmingham and the letter B for 1976. One of the loops is also marked. It weighs 18.5grams and measures 6-3/4" x 5/8".
An unmarked solid sterling cross with leaf and tendril embellishments on both sides. 1-1/4" x 1-3/4"
An art glass vase by Swedish designer, Kjell Englaman.There is a Kosta Boda label and the piece is signed along with a production number 49111. It measures approximately 7-5/8" x 6" and weighs 2.9lbs.
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A pen and ink print signed W.V.V.T in the lower right corner. There is a small white spot in the right area (see photos) and dark spot above that... there is also rippling in the upper left corner-- the paper may have been pasted to a background but we have not examined it out of the frame. 12" x 16"