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December 9, 2014 Plymouth, Massachusetts WWW.JJAMESAUCTIONS.COM


  • J. James Auctioneers & Appraisers84 Court StreetPlymouth, MA 02360

    Phone: 508-746-8608

    ART & ANTIQUES, December 9, 2014 12/9/2014

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    1 Four Federal Reserve Notes, 1934Series Group includes $100 "B" note,(New York Federal Reserve), $20 "A"note, (Boston Federal Reserve), $10 "A"note, (Boston Federal Reserve), $5Silver Certificate. 200.00 - 400.00

    2 Leather Strap Sleigh Bells, 19th C.Thirty 1.5" 19th century cast brass sleighbells affixed to leather brown leatherstrap. Each bell is marked "PAT OCT24 76 MAY 14 78" (79.5" L) 100.00 -200.00

    3 Paris, Maine Wooden Sled, 19th C.Primitive antique wooden sled withmetal runners in original bittersweetpaint, stenciled "Maine" on board seat.(38"H x 16"W x 10"D)

    CONDITION: Scattered areas of paintloss, surface scratches and replacedhardware consistent with age and use.300.00 - 600.00

    4 Primitive Wooden Child's Sled, 19thC. Primitive child's sled in wood and ironconstruction joined by flat head screwsin original red paint. Metal skis are

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    affixed to wooden frame. (32.5" L x 10" W x 7" D) 50.00 - 100.00

    5 Mid Century Modern Eames ChairBent plywood on black metal frame,numbered "258" on underside of seat.(29.5"H x 19.5"W x 17.5"D).

    CONDITION: 0.5" Chip on back ofheadrest, wood on seat slightlydiscolored. 150.00 - 300.00

    6 Frosted Glass Mushroom Lamp,Bohlmarks Mid Century Modern frostedglass mushroom lamp. Circa 1960's.Label affixed to reverse reads"Bohmarks, Sweden" (19"H) 300.00 -600.00

    7 Mid Century Modern Table, Glassand Teak Teak four footed base withheavy half inch bull nose rounded cornertempered glass top. (15.75" H x 36" W x36" D) 200.00 - 400.00

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    7a Mid Century Modern BentwoodStool Molded plastic top, supported byfour bent plywood legs. Signed"THONET" (17.75" H X 17.25" W)100.00 - 200.00

    7b Bronze Sculpture of Wrestlers,1992 Solid bronze sculpture of twowrestlers artist signed with indiscerniblesignature, dated 1992, with foundrymark. (5.25" H) 50.00 - 100.00

    8 New York Stoneware Jug, 19th C.Stoneware jug decorated with cobaltblue bird perched on a branch, signed"New York Stoneware Co., FortEdward N.Y." (14"H)

    CONDITION: Two small base chips anddiscoloration consistent with age. 200.00- 400.00

    9 1903 Double Folio Map, Town ofPembroke, MA 1903 Dated double foliomap of Pembroke and Town of Hanson,Massachusetts from Plymouth County,MA Atlas published by L.J. RichardsCo., "Plate 16". Framed under glass.(30.25" H x 40"W) Map measures 21.5"H x 31.75" W 100.00 - 200.00

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    10 Vintage Anglo-Indian Blown GlassLantern Blown glass diamond patternAnglo-Indian glass hanging lantern,having three chain suspension and brasshardware. Lantern has been convertedto electric with fabric covered cords.(20") 300.00 - 600.00

    11 Vintage Anglo-Indian Blown GlassLanterns Five Vintage Anglo-Indianblown glass hanging lanterns, havingthree chain suspension and relief floraldesign on metal parts. Each lantern hasbeen converted to electric, with fabriccords. 14" Rose colored glass lantern, ribbedpattern, decorative metal at bottom isslightly bent.

    15" Green colored glass lantern in ribbeddiamond pattern.

    14" Clear glass lantern in ribbed pattern.

    Two 14" blue glass lanterns in ribbedpattern. 500.00 - 1,000.00

    12 Harrison Cady (1877-1970),Original Pen & Ink Illustration of Beaverand Goose with artist's notations inpencil "Half page, Character XVI, " Ihope she will feel rested in the morning,said Paddy " (14" H x 12.5" W)

    From the collection of : Thornton W.

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    Burgess Society, E. Sandwich, Massachusetts

    CONDITION REPORT: Some lighttone to margins.300.00 - 600.00

    13 Harrison Cady (1877-1970)Original Pen & Ink Illustration of BusterBear running with artist's notations inpencil "Half page, character XIX, Busterhad seen the Red Terror before". (14.25"H x 12.75" W)

    From the collection of : Thornton W.Burgess Society, E. Sandwich, Massachusetts.

    CONDITION REPORT: Some lighttone to margins. 300.00 - 600.00

    14 Harrison Cady (1877-1970) Pen &Ink, Watercolor Original mixed mediapen & ink, watercolor on drawing boardsigned "Harrison Cady" with artist'snotations in pencil "He was a youngbeaver with a waterproof fur coat, abroad flat tail and great chisel like teethin the front of his jaws, his tools".Studio label affixed to reverse withnotation and inventory number. (19.25"H x 14.1" W)

    From the collection of : Thornton W.Burgess Society, E. Sandwich, Massachusetts.CONDITION REPORT: Some wear

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    and tone to margins. 400.00 - 800.00

    15 Harrison Cady (1877-1970) Pen &Ink Watercolor Original Pen & Inkwatercolor on drawing board, signedHarrison Cady with artist's pencilnotations "When he was feeling lazy andthere were no fish handy, he would catcha frog or two." Reverse studio tagaffixed indicates illustration for bookTommy and the Wishing Stone. (19.5" Hx 14.25" W)

    From the collection of : Thornton W.Burgess Society, E. Sandwich, Massachusetts 400.00 -800.00

    16 Harrison Cady (1877-1970),Original Pen & Ink Original Pen & Inkon drawing board, signed Harrison Cadywith artists pencil notations, " ChapterVI Blacky the Crow flew right over thatNursery and he was flying low". (15" Hx 12" W)

    From the collection of : Thornton W.Burgess Society, E. Sandwich, Massachusetts. 300.00 -600.00

    17 Antique 19th C. German LiddedStein, Mettlach Decorated withBacchanalian festival imagery withfigural hinge. Stein is signed " 1L" on

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    body and "Mettlach Gegen NachbildungGeschutzt 2035 I 98" on bottom. ( 10"H x 4.5" W) 200.00 - 400.00

    18 Crank Wall Phone, WesternElectric Co., ca.1905 Oak case withdouble exterior bell (working) with sidemounted hand crank. Original decalaffixed reads "Western Electric Co.".(21" H X 9.5" W X 12"D) 100.00 -200.00

    19 20th C. Hand Painted BrassMilitary Drum "Royal Engineers" withroyal cypher of George V., makermarked "George Potter & Co." (12.75"H x 14" W)

    CONDITION REPORT: Tear in topskin, repair to wooden rim. 200.00 -400.00

    20 Herbert Sharrocks, Oil on Canvas,Still Life 20th C. oil on canvas still life offlowers, titled on reverse "Flowers InVase" ,Herbert Shorrocks, dated "1952"in gilt gesso frame. (31.5" H x 27" W) 100.00 - 200.00

    21 Bread Board Top Tavern Table,19th C. Small table with scrub boardbreadboard top on vase and block turnedlegs with stretchers. 200.00 - 400.00

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    22 Hutch Table, American,18th C.Early flip top hutch table in pine.

    CONDITION REPORT: Period repairs.150.00 - 300.00

    23 Stoneware Crock Antiquestoneware crock with cobalt blue design.(11" H X 9.75" W)

    CONDITION: Hairline crack onreverse. 50.00 - 100.00

    24 Stoneware Crock, R.T. WilliamsNew Geneva, PA Large 10 GallonStoneware crock with cobalt bluedecoration, signed "R.T. Williams NewGeneva, PA". 19th C. (21" H X 12" W)400.00 - 800.00

    25 Antique Gingerbread Clock,William. L. Gilbert Gingerbread style keywind mantle clock In oak case withcarved grapevine design. Glass door isadorned with gilt spider hanging fromweb. Pendulum features picture ofVictorian woman. Partial paper tag onreverse identifying maker as William L.Gilbert. Clock runs with key. (23.5" H x15" W x 4.5" D) 50.00 - 100.00

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    26 German Immigrant Trunk, Dated1863 Constructed of wood with dometop, interior till and wrought ironfittings. Paint decorated surfaces, dated1863. (24"H x 32" W x 17" D). 200.00 -400.00

    27 Chinese Canton Porcelain Platter,19th C. Reticulated platter handdecorated in blue with traditional Asianlandscape, buildings, ships, and willowtrees. (9.5" H X 10.75" W). 150.00 -300.00

    28 Canton Chinese Export WarmingPlate, 19th C. Antique Canton ChineseExport hot water serving dish in blue andwhite porcelain (9") 100.00 - 200.00

    29 Chinese Export Porcelain, RoseMedallion 19th C. Covered vegetabledish, hand painted in Famille RoseMedallion pattern, having birds,butterflies and court scenes with gilthighlights. (6" H X 9.25" W) 100.00 -200.00

    30 Painting, Richard D. Briggs(American, 1914-1979) Oil on canvasstill life of flowers and Asian objects,signed "R.D. Briggs". Unframed. (24" HX 36.5"W) 100.00 - 200.00

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    31 Painting, Richard D. Briggs(American, 1914-1979) Oil on canvasstill life of flowers and figure of Buddha,signed "R.D. Briggs". Unframed. (25.25"H X 20"W)

    CONDITION REPORT: Scattered paintloss, craquelure. 150.00 - 300.00

    32 Calvin Coolidge AutographedPhoto Silver gelatin presidentialphotograph by Harris & Ewing of CalvinCoolidge, inscribed "To Royal Stuble,With Regards Calvin Coolidge". Mattedand framed (15" H x 11" W) 100.00 -200.00

    33 Gerald Ford and NelsonRockefeller Autographs Autographed,Inaugural First Day Covers, limitededition numbered 192/200. Matted andframed. (15" H x 22.25" W). 100.00 -200.00

    34 Autographs, Leonard Bernstein,Bobby Doerr $1 bill Autographs in inkon 1935 A Silver Certificate, ComposerLeonard Bernstein and Red Sox Hall ofFamer Bobby Doerr. 100.00 - 200.00

    35 Sailor Made Bone and PewterDipper, 19th C. Antique sailor madepewter dipper with whalebone handle.

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