January 27, 2019 Auction
    
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Lot 148 :
ENGLISH COAT OF ARMS WATERCOLOR
18/19th c., written on backboard: coat of arms of Bega Blanchard born Feb. 8, 1765 and Prudence Rideout born Jan. 22, 1771 married Feb. 24? 1792
American flag at top, watercolor on paper, 13 by 9.5 in. (sight), original frame under…  MORE
Estimate: $300 - $500

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Lot 149 :
PAIR OF GEORGIAN MEZZOTINT ENGRAVINGS
An Emblem of Asia./published April 12, 1800 by P Stampa, 30 Leather Lane, London.
An Emblem of Europe./published April 21, 1800 by P Stampa, 30 Leather Lane, London.
14 by 10 in. (sight), laid down on glass, original frames, 15.75 by 12…  MORE
Estimate: $500 - $700

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Lot 150 :
REGENCY PENWORK TABLE-TOP SEWING CABINET
hinged top with multi compartments, pair of inlaid doors, the interior fitted with drawers, brass side handles, 10"h; 11"w; 6"d
Loss of penwork in medallion on lid; two faint age splits in one door.  
Estimate: $400 - $600

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Lot 151 :
SPANISH COLONIAL ALTAR FRAGMENT, GUATEMALA
highlands of Guatemala, 18th c.
carved and painted, crescent-form, painting on board of God the Father with cherubs, mounted in original carved frame, 24"h; 50"w
This piece was installed above the altar. Many churches were destroyed in this area due to…  MORE
Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000

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Lot 152 :
COLONIAL MEXICO, c. 1750
Madre Santissima de la Luz
o/p, 11 by 8.5 in., framed
Probably from the workshop of Miguel Cabrera (1695-1768), recognized as one of the greatest painters of New Spain (Mexico). After the original done in 1722 found in the Cathedral Basilica…  MORE
Estimate: $1,200 - $1,700

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Lot 153 :
SPANISH COLONIAL, MEXICO, late 18th c.
San Jeronimo
unsigned, o/copper, 7.5 by 9 in (sight), framed, 13.5 by 11.25 in.  
Estimate: $400 - $600

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Lot 154 :
IMPRESSIVE SPANISH COLONIAL SILVER CRUCIFIX
19th c., Bolivia, cross surmounted with crown, skull and crossbones below feet of Christ, 21.5"h; 15.5"w; body of Christ 6"; 84.8 troy oz.; .75 pounds
This and the following 30 lots of Spanish Colonial are the fourth installment sold by…  MORE
Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500

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Lot 155 :
HISPANO/FILIPINO CARVED BONE HOLY WATER BUCKET (ASPERSORIUM)
c. 1800, the silver-lined bone bucket with elaborate carved panels of John the Baptist baptizing Christ, the other side with Christ at the column; the bucket is lined with silver, the scrolled silver handle attaches with silver winged cherub heads;…  MORE
Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500

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Lot 156 :
(6) SPANISH COLONIAL SILVER TABLE UTENSILS, GUATEMALA
Guatemala, 1780-1820, rare fork and matching tablespoon with engraved garland decoration and owner's name T de Mendez, 7"; along with,
four tablespoons with engraved owner's name on reverse, A. Cervantes, Fidelia Vargas, S Calderon, Nicolasa Estrada, 7"; 8.9 troy oz. total  
Estimate: $600 - $800

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Lot 157 :
SPANISH COLONIAL LARGE CARVED SANTO, GUATEMALA
highlands of Guatemala, prob. 18th c.
full body carving of archangel San Miguel, 46.5"tall; mounted on 2" wooden base
Arms and wings missing; old repair to tip of nose; old wood brace on inside of left foot.  
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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Lot 158 :
SPANISH COLONIAL SILVER CHRISTENING SET (CRISMERA)
Mexico, dated 1731, oval tray inscribed on rim in Spanish "Donated by Carlos de Tapia Zenero 1731"
Two silver container tops covered glass bottles contained sacred oils, marked OS and SC, (bottles now missing), tray 7.5" by 5"; etched silver bottle…  MORE
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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Lot 159 :
SPANISH COLONIAL SILVER DOOR ESCUTCHEON PLATE
Peru, 18th c., heart-shaped with repousse double-headed eagle, reticulated edge, 11"h; 8"w; 14.5 troy oz. incl. iron latch and lock; mounted on mahogany panelPurchased Christies NY, 10/25/1988, lot 178  
Estimate: $800 - $1,200

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Lot 160 :
RARE SPANISH COLONIAL EUCHARIST SILVER CASKET, GUATEMALA
Capitania de Guatemala, dated 1772
lidded, footed oval-form, the front with applied repousse Carmelite emblem, the lid inscribed Recuerso...Senoria Iluztrisimo, ...G. de la Vega...la Real Villa de Comallagua ano do 1772, 8"h; 13"w incl. handles; 9"d
The Capitania de Guatemala consisted…  MORE
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000

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Lot 161 :
SPANISH COLONIAL TALAVERA POBLANA MAJOLICA CHOCOLATE JAR
Puebla, Mexico, 18th c., blue and white tin glazed earthenware with stylized floral and leaf design, wrought iron locking collar, lid and latch with key, 12"h; 8"diam.
Similar example in the collection of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Talavera refers to…  MORE
Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

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Lot 162 :
TALAVERA POBLANA POLYCHROMED EARTHENWARE VASE
Mexico, 18th c. or earlier, baluster-form, the shoulder with band of blue and yellow flowers with orange leaves, three panels below with long-legged blue birds in a stylized landscape, 7.5"tall
Glazing and firing flaws (typical of early pieces); base rim chip.  
Estimate: $600 - $800

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Lot 163 :
(on 2) TALAVERA POBLANA BLUE AND WHITE EARTHENWARE
c. 1800 or earlier, a tin glazed pitcher with panels of bird and floral decoration, 7.5"h; along with a SMALL DISH decorated with bird in wetlands setting, 7"diam.
This type of stylized landscape is one of the most encountered Mexican…  MORE
Estimate: $800 - $100

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Lot 164 :
SPANISH COLONIAL SILVER RESPLENDOR, GUATEMALA
Guatemala, two crown tax marks 1780-1810, the santo crown with deep repousse floral design surmounted by a burst of various rays, mounted on custom-made wood stand, 8"h; 12.5"w; 6.4 troy oz.; total height on stand 13"
Two crown tax marks indicate…  MORE
Estimate: $800 - $1,200

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Lot 165 :
(on 4) ASSEMBLED SET OF SPANISH COLONIAL SILVER PLATES, GUATEMALA
Guatemala, 1760-1810, all with molded scalloped edges
the first with owner's name Lopez Colom/ Dn Jose Benta del Fxade, also with Guerra maker's mark (crown tax and city mark); one with owner's name Domingo Jagestum (crown tax and city mark); one…  MORE
Estimate: $4,000 - $5,000

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Lot 166 :
SPANISH COLONIAL MARQUETRY COFFER, GUATEMALA
18th c., Guatemala
canted-dome lid, original wrought iron hinges, latch, lock plate and corner braces; overall panels of marquetry stars, 7.25"h; 9.75"w; 5.25"d
Ironwork appears never to have been reset; six old filled holes on back of lid; small triangular piece of…  MORE
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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Lot 167 :
FINELY CARVED AND RETICULATED COCONUT BANK
Mexico, 1850-1900
intricately and finely reticulated with a band of two pairs of dancing couples, two men on horseback, and the 19th c. Mexican eagle emblem; one end with mustached face, the open mouth being the coin slot, the other reticulated…  MORE
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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Lot 168 :
CARVED COCONUT BANK
Mexico, c. 1850-1900
elaborate overall carved cartouches consisting of two pairs of dancing couples, a man holding a rabbit, and the 19th c. Mexican eagle emblem with flags, the end, where coin slots are, has carved mustached face with applied brass-ringed,…  MORE
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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Lot 169 :
SPANISH COLONIAL-STYLE GILT SILVER EWER (JARRO DE PICO)
19th c., possibly Spanish, pointed spout with masque, elaborate reversed-E curved handle,
8.5"h; 8"w; 25.1 troy oz.
Originally in the 16th c., the jarro de pico was used to wash hands before and after meals. As there was still no…  MORE
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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Lot 170 :
(2) ANTIQUE GUATEMALAN DANCE MASKS
western highlands of Guatemala, used for Baile de Mexicanos (Dance of the Mexicans)
carved and vividly polychromed, both with painted marble eyes, one, 8"h; the other, 9"h
PASS- (on 2)
One eye has paint loss.  
Estimate: $400 - $600

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Lot 171 :
GUATEMALAN PAINTED DEVIL MASK
Coban, Alta Verapza, c. 1920-1950, carved wood with original vivid paint, serpent tongue and three serpent horns, 12.5" not incl. horns, on metal stand  
Estimate: $300 - $400

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Lot 172 :
(2) GUATEMALAN MOROS Y CRISTIANOS DANCE MASKS
Dance of the Moors and the Christians
carved and polychromed, one a bearded man, the other a smiling young man, each with carved initials to the inside, PFS and PF, approx. 7.5"h; 6"w
The initials belong either to the carver, or…  MORE
Estimate: $400 - $600

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Lot 173 :
SPANISH COLONIAL SILVER ANDEAN SERVING DISH
19th c., raised scalloped rim, 1.5"h; 10"diam.; 15.9 troy oz.
Holes in rim where probably had handles.  
Estimate: $300 - $400

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Lot 174 :
SPANISH COLONIAL GOURD BOWL ON SILVER STAND
bowl with sliver rim, mounted on silver stand with stepped circular base, 4.75"h incl. stand; 7.75" diam.
Gourd with very old split repair up one side.  
Estimate: $400 - $600

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Lot 175 :
LARGE SPANISH REPOUSSE SILVER FOOTED FRUIT BOWL
19th c., unmarked, 4"h; 16" diam.; 27.5 troy oz.  
Estimate: $400 - $600

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Lot 176 :
(3) MONTIEL STUDIOS MAJOLICA FOOTED BOWLS, GUATEMALA
late 19th c., Antiqua, Guatemala
all with typical green, yellow, black and gray glazes, two with deer decoration, 3"h; 9" diam. (one with rim chip); the third a serving bowl with stylized bird and green cross-hatch decoration, 4"h; 9.5"diam.
Condition in…  
Estimate: $400 - $600

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Lot 177 :
SPANISH COLONIAL SILVER GILT NECKLACE/ROSARY
mid 19th c., alternating silver gilt beads and black glass beads, total length 37"; the suspended wood cross mounted with silver gilt Christ and ornaments, 2.75" by 2"
Collector's note: This necklace/rosary was recovered from the ruins of an old…  MORE
Estimate: $600 - $800

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Lot 178 :
(2) GLASS TRADE BEAD NECKLACES (CHACHCHALES), GUATEMALA
Guatemala, 1880-1910
coral-like glass beads with attached silver objects including crosses, coins, and various animals, approx 30"
Collector's note: Chachal is a Quiche Maya word for necklace. Such necklaces are typical of Guatemala, dating back to the Conquest. Originally they…  MORE
Estimate: $300 - $500

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Lot 179 :
(2) GLASS TRADE BEAD NECKLACES (CHACHCHALES)
Mexico, 1880-1910
Similar to the previous lot. One necklace with smaller beads, approx. 32" and 25"  
Estimate: $300 - $500

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Lot 180 :
(2) GLASS TRADE BEAD NECKLACES (CHACHCHALES)
Mexico, 1880-1910
Similar to the previous lot, approx. 36" incl. suspended silver pendent; the other 30" incl. cross pendent  
Estimate: $300 - $500

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Lot 181 :
SPANISH COLONIAL ARMORIAL TEXTILE
Mexico, 18th c., arms of Castile and Leon, shield-form with lions and castle turrets, metallic and silk thread on red silk, textile measures 25.5" by 16.5"; mounted on acid-free board, framed under glass, total incl. frame 30.5" by 22.5"
…  MORE
Estimate: $400 - $600

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Lot 182 :
SPANISH COLONIAL CARVED FIGURAL ARCHITECTURAL FRAGMENT, GUATEMALA
highlands of Guatemala, c. 1800, pilaster with a standing cherub, 30"h; 9.25"w
Weathered surface, traces of gesso; arms missing.  
Estimate: $400 - $600

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Lot 183 :
LOUIS XV-STYLE INLAID LADIES WRITING/GAMES TABLE
shaped top with ormolu edge and centered checkerboard, frieze drawer, ormolu mounts, 29"h; 36"w; 20"d
Nicely refinished; checkerboard shows use; veneer repair upper left leg.  
Estimate: $600 - $800

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Lot 184 :
LARGE PAIR OF FIGURAL BRONZE SOLAR LAMPS
19th c., each a pair of classical female bacchante dancing on a grape decorated plinth, lamp 30"h; 40"h total incl. chimney
Professionally re-gilded; never electrified.  
Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000

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Lot 185 :
FRENCH EMPIRE GILT BRONZE MANTEL CLOCK, GALLE
sgn. on dial: Galle rue Vieienne a Paris (Claude Galle, 1749-1846)
Erato, muse of lyrics, love and poetry, seated on a recamier which is supported by griffin legs, a winged Cupid standing at her feet, a sphinx to the other side;…  MORE
Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

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Lot 186 :
PAIR OF FRENCH BRONZE FIGURAL CANDELABRA
19th c., five-light, winged Victory standing on a patinated orb supporting five candle arms, mounted on imbricated round plinth with stepped square base, 31"h; base, 5"sq.
One bobeche missing; small crack in side of ormolu rim at bottom of plinth.  
Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000

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Lot 187 :
LARGE PAIR OF FRENCH BRONZE CUPIDS
19th c., each a patinated bronze Cupid seated on a cloth draped tree stump, 21"h; footed base, 15"w; 11.5"d (incl. feet)
One missing bow.  
Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000

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Lot 188 :
BRONZE OF MOZART, GAUDEZ
Adrien Etienne Gaudez (French, 1845-1902)
sgn. A GAUDEZ; also plaque on base MOZART/PAR A GAUDEZ/HORS CONCOURS
a standing Mozart plucking a viola, 19.5"h; base 6"diam.  
Estimate: $500 - $700

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Lot 189 :
FRENCH PORCELAIN CENTER TABLE, SEVRES
20th c., Sevres mark
square top with pierced ormolu gallery, hand-painted with courtly people in a parlor, signed, bordered with four landscape panels, also signed; on square pedestal, each side painted with different scene of couples in landscapes, on stepped base…  MORE
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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Lot 190 :
LARGE PAIR OF FRENCH MARBLE AND BRONZE TABLE LAMPS
early 20th c., urn-form, green marble with applied ormolu rams' heads and swags, 27.5"h; base 6.25"sq.  
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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Lot 191 :
PAIR OF FRENCH GILT BRONZE WALL SHELVES
Louis XV-style, the wood shelf with faux green marble finish, 16"h; shelf, 14"w; 7.25"d  
Estimate: $500 - $800

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Lot 192 :
KPM PORCELAIN PORTRAIT PLAQUE
half-portrait of woman with green head dress and blue shawl, holding scroll
reverse with incised scepter, KPM and H, 12.5 by 10 in., gilt frame, 18.5 by 16.5 in.
written on reverse: J. Gertrude Rogers/Dresden,/Saxony
Frame as is, pieces missing.  
Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000

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Lot 193 :
ENGLISH REGENCY INLAID MAHOGANY DRESSING MIRROR
mirrored and inlaid posts supporting domed mirror, mounted on base with three diamond inlaid circles above three small drawers, 18"h; 15"w; 6.5"d
From the private collection of Cambridge, MA gentleman.
Finials replaced; some old veneer cracking to the shaped sides.  
Estimate: $500 - $700

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Lot 194 :
PAIR OF SWEDISH NEOCLASSICAL BEECHWOOD ARMCHAIRS
c. 1820, upholstered seats and back, carved arms and paw feet, 35"h; 22"w  
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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Lot 195 :
PAIR OF AMBER BOHEMIAN GLASS COVERED MANTEL URNS
19th c., with etched stag, deer and forest motif, 21.5"h; base, 5.5"diam.
One very small ding at base of finial; flake to inner rim of same cover.  
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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Lot 196 :
DIMINUTIVE ITALIAN NEOCLASSICAL INLAID WALNUT DESK
37"h; 31"w; 15"d  
Estimate: $600 - $800

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Lot 197 :
SMALL ITALIAN POLYCHROMED DECORATED TRUNK
13"h; top, 26"w; 13"d  
Estimate: $300 - $500

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