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April 27, 2019 Spring Discovery Auction Highlights

Our Spring 2019 auction included 436 lots featuring paintings from the collection of The University Club of Nashville, items deaccessioned from the Hunter Museum of Art, and other Southern estates and collections. Estates include Olen Bryant, Clarksville; Martha Lyman, Dayton; Johnny Maddox, Gallatin; and Celia (Cece) Webb, Nashville. The public preview was Friday, April 26th noon to 6pm Eastern. NOTE: ALL REALIZED PRICES INCLUDE THE BUYER’S PREMIUM. 

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300 Lot 300: 16 Assorted Egyptian and Pre-Columbian Relics 16 Assorted Egyptian and Pre-Columbian Relics Lot 300: 16 Assorted Egyptian and Pre-Columbian Relics

Ten (10) New and Old World items, including Ancient Egyptian. 1st item: Egyptian blue faience ushabti with crossed arms, black painted detailing to face with five columns of hieroglyphics to front and back of legs. Previously attached to black wooden base. Ushabti – 5 3/4" H x 2 1/8" W x 1 1/8" D. Base – 1 1/4" H x 2 5/8" W x 2" D. Circa 500 B.C. 2nd item: Egyptian light blue faience ushabti standing against a plinth incised with a column of hieroglyphics. 3 1/4" H x 7/8" W x 7/8" D. 3rd item: Small Neolithic Minoan red ware jar with dot pattern to upper portion of body, traces of possibly later black slip to majority of body. Attribution inscribed in black ink, underside of flat base. 1 1/4" H x 1 5/8" dia. 4th item: Small Egyptian or Middle Eastern buff ware with white faience jar with black painted band of hieroglyphic like symbols to rounded body. 1" H x 1 1/2" dia. 5th item: One (1) biconical spindle whorl carved from dark grey stone with incised circular deigns to each side with pierced hole through center. 1 7/8" dia. 6th-7th items: Two (2) Aztec round buff ware spindle whorls or ear decorations, each with hole to center. Ranging in size from 1 5/8" dia. to 1 3/4" dia. 8th-10th items: Three (3) Aztec Lake Chapala, Mexico round buff ware beads, each with pierced hole through center. Approximately 1 1/2" dia. Provenance: Estate of Celia (Cece) Webb, Nashville, TN, purchased in the 1970s. CONDITION: Overall good condition with wear, areas of loss, to be expected from age. 1st item: Overall good condition with some dirt encrustation to crevices. Areas of loss to base of ushabti where it was previously attached to base. 2nd item: Old repair to break at ankles. 4th item: Overall good condition with firing flaws to body. [See more photos →]

$4,352.00
12 Lot 12: Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Vase w/ Calligraphy Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Vase w/ Calligraphy Lot 12: Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Vase w/ Calligraphy

Chinese Famille Rose porcelain vase, squared form, each side with figural landscape decoration, calligraphy inscriptions, and red seals. Red archaic seal form mark to the base. 12 3/4" H. 20th century. CONDITION: Overall very good condition. [See more photos →]

$4,096.00
17 Lot 17: Tiffany Diamond Heart Brooch plus Pearl Pin Tiffany Diamond Heart Brooch plus Pearl Pin Lot 17: Tiffany Diamond Heart Brooch plus Pearl Pin

Two (2) pins including Tiffany diamond heart shaped brooch. 1st item: Tiffany & Company .900 platinum heart-shaped brooch with eighteen prong-set round brilliant cut diamonds defining the perimeter. The diamonds weigh an estimated 3 carats total and are approximately VVS1-VVS2 clarity and E-F color. 1-1/8" H x 1-1/16" W. Marked "Tiffany & Co. Irid Plat." on back. 7.3 grams. 2nd item: 14k yellow gold 1 1/8" dia. (28mm) pearl circle pin with eighteen 4 mm round white cultured pearls, Maker's mark EB in triangle. 4.2 grams. Provenance: Private Nashville, Tennessee estate. CONDITION: Both pins in excellent condition. [See more photos →]

$4,080.00
11 Lot 11: Pair of Chinese Republic Jardinieres Pair of Chinese Republic Jardinieres Lot 11: Pair of Chinese Republic Jardinieres

Pair of Chinese Republic period porcelain jardinieres and underplates, hexagonal form with flaring tims, blue overglaze decoration and edge gilding to rims of both jardinieres and underplates; the sides of jardinieres painted with scenes of immortals in lush landscapes, birds and flowering branches. Unmarked. 8" H x 9 1/4" dia. Chinese, early 20th century. Provenance: found in a Nashville, Tennessee estate. CONDITION: Wear to gilt edging and blue overglaze rim decoration; one has a 1" firing crack to interior. Small hairline to one underplate. [See more photos →]

$2,432.00
417 Lot 417: Manner of Sundblom O/C, Coca Cola Illustration Manner of Sundblom O/C, Coca Cola Illustration Lot 417: Manner of Sundblom O/C, Coca Cola Illustration

Manner of Haddon Sundblom (American, 1899-1976) contemporary oil on canvas Coca Cola illustration painting after the 1949 advertisement depicting the Sprite Boy and a red counter dispensing machine, reading "Thirst Knows No Season, Refreshment…..Real Refreshment…..Awaits, 5 cents". Housed in a contemporary carved gilt wood frame with painted wood liner. Sight – 22 1/2" H x 18 1/2" W. Framed – 27 1/2" H x 23 1/2" W. Provenance: Current owner received from former head of collectibles at Coke. CONDITION: Overall very good condition. [See more photos →]

$2,304.00
205 Lot 205: Anglo Indian Watercolor, Mughal Nobleman Anglo Indian Watercolor, Mughal Nobleman Lot 205: Anglo Indian Watercolor, Mughal Nobleman

Anglo Indian equestrian portrait watercolor and gouache on paper with gilt embellishments, depicting a Mughal emperor or nobleman on horseback holding a sword and dressed in fancy attire, with attendants on foot, banner and canopy on a green backdrop with sliver of sky at the top. Inscription upper margin. Housed in a gilt frame with ribbon matte. Sight – 10 3/4" H x 8 1/2" W. Framed – 12 3/4" H x 10 1/2" W. 19th century. Note: Acquired by the consignor's father during his travels, including the Far East in the 1950's, as part of his world touring business that catered to the rich and famous. CONDITION: Overall very good condition, not examined out of the frame. [See more photos →]

$2,176.00
104 Lot 104: Garth Williams Archive of 340 Sketches, Letters, etc. Garth Williams Archive of 340 Sketches, Letters, etc. Lot 104: Garth Williams Archive of 340 Sketches, Letters, etc.

Archive of three hundred and forty (340) Garth Montgomery Williams (Colorado, 1912-1996) sketches, letters pertaining to "J.B.'s Harmonica", and more. 1st-128th items: One hundred and twenty-eight (128) sketches, letters, and other documents pertaining to "J.B.'s Harmonica" written by John Sebastian and illustrated by Garth Williams, published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (HBJ), San Diego, CA, 1993. The majority of the items are pencil or ink sketches on paper or card stock with some artist's proofs, and a mock-up of the book. Also included is a one page TLS from Bonnie Ingber, Editor of Children's Books for HBJ, dated July 14, 1987, written to provide Williams with a First Draft of the book. Also included is a one page TLS from Allyn M. Johnson, Editor of Children's Books for HBJ, dated July 27, 1989 written to provide William with another First Draft of the book for Williams "to make his breaks" on. It also mentions "Tony Johnston's parrot story…to see if you might want to illustrate it". A third, blank First Draft is also included. Twelve (12) pencil on card stock sketches with page numbers, four (4) signed "Garth Williams", nine (9) with "Happy Harmonica" or "Harmonica". Ranging in size from 1" H x 7 1/8" W to 11 5/8" H x 9 1/8" W. 129th-281st items: One hundred and fifty-two (152) pencil, ink, and water color on paper and card stock sketches of human figures, mostly of nudes depicted in various poses and activities. All signed or initialed, some with dates circa 1930's, some with titles, such as "A Quick Life Study". Five (5) mounted to card stock. Ranging in size from 5 1/8" H x 4 1/4" W to 19" H x 13 1/8" W. 282nd-334th items: Fifty-two (52) pencil, ink, and water color on paper sketches of people in a brown card stock scrapbook. Many of the individuals are identified with handwritten inscriptions on or below the sketches. Most signed or initialed, some with dates circa 1930's. Most sketches mounted in scrapbook, some loose. Ranging in size from to 7 3/4" H x 4 3/4" W to 11 3/8" H x 8 7/8" W. Scrapbook – 10 3/4" H x 14 3/4" W x 3/4" D. 335th-340th items: Five (5) ink on blue paper sketches depicting scenes in and around Naples, Italy, two (2) titled "Royal Box-San Carlo-Naples". All signed or initialed by Williams, one (1) of the titled drawings dated "1937". Three (3) housed in mats. Ranging in size from 7 1/2" H x 10 1/4" W to 15 5/8" H x 14 3/8" W. Provenance: From the estate of Garth Williams. Biography: Born in New York City, Garth Williams was an illustrator of several of the more popular post-World War II children's books: Stuart Little (1945) and Charlotte's Web (1952) by E.B. White and the Little House on the Prairie (1971) series by Laura Ingalls Wilder. He also illustrated Cricket in Times Square (1960) by George Selden and The Rescuers (1959) by Margery Sharp. Early in his career, he was a sculptor, whose achievements were officially recognized when he won the British Prix de Rome. (source: Askart). CONDITION: All items in overall good condition with wear, tears, etc. to be expected from age. 282nd-334th items: Spine is not present. Pages are loose or separated from binding. Back cover separated from binding. [See more photos →]

$2,160.00
22 Lot 22: Elgin pocket watch; 10k Masonic pendant Elgin pocket watch; 10k Masonic pendant Lot 22: Elgin pocket watch; 10k Masonic pendant

Elgin pocket watch and 10k Masonic enamel pendant, 2 items total. 1st item: Elgin National Watch Co. pocket watch, 18 size, 15-17 jewels, open faced movement. Full case design with inscribed horse and barn in chased scroll and swag cartouche. White enamel dial, Roman numerals, secondary dial, case 1781237, serial# 3825960. Pendent wind and set. Gold-filled finish. 1 3/4" W dial, 2 3/16" W case. Circa 1890. 2nd item: 10k yellow gold Masonic enamel hinged pendant in 3 sections: 1 1/2" L x 7/8" W x 3/8" D. (17.2 grams) excluding gold-plated watch chain. Group comes with small glass dome and round wood underplate, 5 1/2" H x 4 1/2" dia. CONDITION: Watch running when wound. Some wear to watch case decoration. Masonic pendant in very good condition with some surface grime. [See more photos →]

$1,792.00
425 Lot 425: 3 Bottega Veneta Handbags 3 Bottega Veneta Handbags Lot 425: 3 Bottega Veneta Handbags

Three (3) Bottega Veneta Handbags. 1st item: Woven shoulder bag, new with tag. Includes mirror in bag and authentication card. #57754659. 12" W x 12" H. 2nd item: New gray woven shoulder bag with double straps. 9" W x 6" H. 3rd item: Creel style "leopard" pony hide bag with woven top. Includes mirror. 7" W x 6 1/2" H. Provenance: Private Knoxville, TN estate. CONDITION: 1st item: Ink marker lines to surface. Includes an unglued mirror. 2nd & 3rd items: Overall excellent condition. [See more photos →]

$1,792.00
385 Lot 385: 16 TN & Southern Baskets, inc. 15 miniatures 16 TN & Southern Baskets, inc. 15 miniatures Lot 385: 16 TN & Southern Baskets, inc. 15 miniatures

Assembled grouping of Tennessee and Southern split oak baskets, some contemporary including one (1) buttocks basket attributed to Nelda Joan Merritt (Woodbury, TN); one (1) miniature buttocks basket by Ken & Kathleen Dalton (Coker Creek, TN) with the original tag; two (2) miniature buttocks baskets by Alvin & Trevle Wood (Murfreesboro, TN); a set of four (4) graduated miniature buttocks baskets; a group of seven (7) assorted miniature buttocks and carrying baskets and one (1) miniature coiled pine needle and twine basket. Large basket – 8″ H x 8 1/2″ D x 9 1/4″ W. Miniatures range in size from 1 1/4″ H to 3 1/4″ H. All baskets 20th century. Those listed with maker’s names, last quarter of the 20th century. Provenance: Nancy Walton Collection, Gatlinburg, TN. CONDITION: All baskets overall very good condition. A couple with light stains, uneven patina. [See more photos →]

$1,664.00
25 Lot 25: Plat. Diamond, Sapphire Flower Ring Plat. Diamond, Sapphire Flower Ring Lot 25: Plat. Diamond, Sapphire Flower Ring

Platinum diamond and sapphire double flower ring set with eight round sapphires (t.w. approx. .57 ct) and eight round brilliant cut diamonds (t.w. approx. .57 ct.. H-I, VS). Ring marked IRID PLAT, 60310. Size 7, 5.6 grams. CONDITION: Very good condition. [See more photos →]

$1,560.00
393 Lot 393: Antique Caucasian Area Rug, 7'2" x 5' Antique Caucasian Area Rug, 7'2" x 5' Lot 393: Antique Caucasian Area Rug, 7'2" x 5'

Antique Caucasian area rug, 86" x 59 1/2", wool on wool, colors of gold, cream, brown, rust, blues, teal, and black. Early 20th century. Provenance: Brad Swanson Collection, Abingdon, VA. CONDITION: Approximately 5 areas of repair, primarily along one edge. Pile in generally good condition. Minor crease wear. Ends reinforced. Wear to corners at one end. Skewed. [See more photos →]

$1,560.00
409 Lot 409: Japanese Meiji Bronze Mixed Metal Vase Japanese Meiji Bronze Mixed Metal Vase Lot 409: Japanese Meiji Bronze Mixed Metal Vase

Japanese Meiji period bronze and mixed metals bottle form vase, with finely engraved phoenix and foliate decoration, fretwork decorated raised base. Incised character within cartouche marks to the base. 7 1/8" H. Provenance: Private Alabama collection. CONDITION: Denting to one side lower body and to base. [See more photos →]

$1,408.00
79 Lot 79: 2 Regency Painted Armchairs & 1 Regency Inlaid Side Chair 2 Regency Painted Armchairs & 1 Regency Inlaid Side Chair Lot 79: 2 Regency Painted Armchairs & 1 Regency Inlaid Side Chair

1st item: A Regency mahogany and satinwood bergere chair having a shaped crest rail, an oval shaped caned back with inset painted oval wood plaque depicting musical instruments, flowers and music pages, sloped arms terminating to turned columns, caned sides and seat, turned front legs terminating to brass castors and tapered back legs terminating to brass casters. Ebonized and painted foliate decoration throughout. Seat with upholstered cushion and bolster pillow. 34 1/4" H x 21 1/2" W x 24" D. Continental, likely English. Late 19th century. 2nd item: A Regency mahogany and satinwood armchair having a turned crestrail, caned back with painted oval wood plaque depicting a young female, sloped arms terminating to turned columns, caned sides and seat, turned front legs terminating in brass castors and tapered back legs terminating to brass casters. Painted foliate decoration throughout, seat with upholstered cushion. 32 3/4" H x 23" D x 22 3/8" W. Continental, likely English. Late 19th century. 3rd item: Regency inlaid burlwood side chair having a carved and inlaid shaped back, crestrail and an inlaid center splat over a shaped inlaid upholstered seat above turned and reeded ebonized legs. 34 1/4" H x 21 1/2" W x 24" D. Continental, likely English. Late 19th century. Provenance: Private Nashville collection; being sold to benefit the Nashville Opera Guild. CONDITION: All overall good condition with general use wear. No evidence of breaks or loss. [See more photos →]

$1,320.00
234 Lot 234: Jan Sawka Seven Part Mixed-Media Series, Letter 1 Jan Sawka Seven Part Mixed-Media Series, Letter 1 Lot 234: Jan Sawka Seven Part Mixed-Media Series, Letter 1

Jan Sawka (Polish American, 1946-2012) seven part mixed media painting series titled "Letter 1". The initials F. S, images of a mailbox and images of couples are recurrent themes in all seven individual works. All paintings titled, numbered, dated 1977/78 and signed. Housed in matching painted black frames. Ranging in size from Sight – 20 1/4" H x 14 3/4" W, Framed – 21 3/4" H x 16 1/4" W to Sight – 58 1/2" H x 40 3/8" W, Framed – 59 1/8" H x 42" W. Note: This is a pre-cursor to his work Letter Number 2, see: https://www.jansawka.com/paintings/letterno2.html. Biography: Jan Sawka immigrated to the U.S. in 1977 from Poland, where he had designed politically dissident posters and stage sets for avante-garde theater groups. His poster designs were known for their wordplay and deadpan style, in which symbols of protest often made subtle appearances. He became an editorial illustrator for the New York Times and worked on sets for plays at the Jean Cocteau Reperatory Theater. Large scale commissions included a peace monument in Israel celebrating the Abrahamic faiths, a peace monument in Nagasaki, and a glass obelisk called the Tower of Light in the United Arab Emirates. (source: Askart/New York Times obituary). CONDITION: All paintings overall very good condition. Minor abrasions to the frame. [See more photos →]

$1,216.00
99 Lot 99: American Maritime Oil of USS Maine American Maritime Oil of USS Maine Lot 99: American Maritime Oil of USS Maine

Early 20th century American maritime oil on canvas painting depicting a Great White Fleet naval ship, USS Maine, at sea foreground with other sailing ships in the background. Signed "Perry" lower right. Label stating that the artist was a relative of Admiral Perry, en verso. Housed in an early 20th century carved and pierced gilt frame with gilt carved liner. Sight – 23 5/8" H x 29 1/4" W. Framed – 31 3/4" H x 37 1/8" W. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. CONDITION: Scattered abrasions to canvas, upper right and upper left margins. Scattered losses to frame, most notably lower left edge and lower edge. [See more photos →]

$1,200.00
305 Lot 305: 3 Himalayan Carved Masks 3 Himalayan Carved Masks Lot 305: 3 Himalayan Carved Masks

Three (3) Himalayan Masks, carved and painted wood, including male and female ceremonial masks and a Rakshasa mask with gaping mouth. All India or Nepal, late 18th to early 19th century. Provenance: Originally purchased at Sotheby's sale of Indian and Southeast Asian Art, March 26, 1998. Provenance: Estates of Olen Bryant and late Vanderbilt University art professor Thomas Brumbaugh, Clarksville, Tennessee CONDITION: Male ceremonial mask with vertical split and old metal repairs; long vertical split to Nobleman mask. All masks exhibit wear, abrasions, and small losses and shrinkage splits. [See more photos →]

$1,152.00
226 Lot 226: Louis Icart Lithograph, Coursing II Louis Icart Lithograph, Coursing II Lot 226: Louis Icart Lithograph, Coursing II

Louis Icart (France, 1888-1950) colored etching with aquatint depicting a young beauty playing with three greyhounds. Signed by the artist lower right. Numbered "137/500" above Windmill/Paris watermark lower left, with copyright information and dated "1929" upper left corner. Housed in a simple gilt wood frame. Sight – 15 7/8" H x 25 3/4" W. Framed – 25 1/2" H x 33 1/2" W. CONDITION: Light overall toning to etching, otherwise overall good condition. Light abrasions to frame, some separation to lower right edge. [See more photos →]

$1,152.00
144 Lot 144: 8 Gold and Semi-precious Jewelry Items 8 Gold and Semi-precious Jewelry Items Lot 144: 8 Gold and Semi-precious Jewelry Items

Group of eight (8) gold and semi-precious stone jewelry items. 1st-2nd items: 14K (tested) carved spinach jade ring, mounting with black and white enamel highlights, 5/8" H top, ring size 3, 4 grams; 10K (tested) carved spinach jade dangle earrings, 1 3/8" L, 4.4 grams. 3rd-4th items: 14K (tested) faceted amethyst and diamond ring, 15/16" H top, ring size 7, 8.3 grams; 14K (tested) oval faceted amethyst dangle earrings for pierced ears, 1 1/2" L, 7.6 grams. 5th item: 14K yellow gold faceted topaz dinner ring, 1" H top, ring size 6 1/2, 16.3 grams. 6th item: Large dinner ring of pink baroque pearls set in 14K yellow gold twisted rope double-band mounting, marked 14K, ring size 5 3/4. 21.4 grams complete. 7th item: Carved shell cameo of female bust mounted in 10K (tested, not marked) oval dentil molded frame with pendant and brooch pin, 2 1/8 x 1 3/4", 30.1 grams. 8th item: 10K yellow gold (tested, not marked) baroque pearl stick pin, 2 3/4" L pin, 4.4 grams including clasp. CONDITION: All in overall good condition with minor surface residue. [See more photos →]

$1,152.00
413 Lot 413: Collection Early Cigarette Premium Pinback Buttons Collection Early Cigarette Premium Pinback Buttons Lot 413: Collection Early Cigarette Premium Pinback Buttons

Collection of early cigarette premium Pinback Buttons, 191 total, including "I'm the Guy". Most with backpapers featuring several different cigarette brands including Perfection, Clix, Tokio, The Favorite, Hassan and Chesterfield. Sizes range from 3/4" to 1 1/4" dia. CONDITION: Most pins are in good to very good condition with normal wear evident. [See more photos →]

$1,152.00
298 Lot 298: 2 Apulian "Lady of Fashion" Vessels 2 Apulian "Lady of Fashion" Vessels Lot 298: 2 Apulian "Lady of Fashion" Vessels

Two (2) Apulian "Lady of Fashion" Vessels. 1st item: Apulian Xenon ware amphora depicting two red figure Lady of Fashion portraits, flanked by two Anthemion designs with a band of laurel leaves at the neck and a band of waves at the base. Traces of red sealing wax, underside of base. 8 1/4" H x 5 1/4" W x 5" D. 2nd item: Apulian Xenon ware trefoil oinochoe vessel depicting a red figure Lady of Fashion portrait. Pencil inscriptions and partial blue and white sticker, underside of base. 5" H x 3" W x 3 1/4" D. Both items circa 4th century B.C. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition with minor areas of wear, loss to decoration to be expected from age. Two minute chips to rim, 3/4" area of repair to base. 2nd item: Overall good condition with minor areas of wear, loss to decoration to be expected from age. Minute chip to rim, 3/8" chip to base. [See more photos →]

$1,140.00
273 Lot 273: 22 Pcs Native American; Mexican Jewelry 22 Pcs Native American; Mexican Jewelry Lot 273: 22 Pcs Native American; Mexican Jewelry

22 items Native American and Mexican silver and stone jewelry, several with maker's marks including RJF, Relios Jewelry/Carolyn Pollack, DM Bejay, Jim Little Wolf, LC, and Lena Platero. Group includes 2 necklaces, 1 chain, 9 pendants, 3 pair earrings, 4 cuff bracelets with turquoise, 1 ring, 1 pin and 1 hair comb. 2 items marked "Mexico". Many marked sterling but others not tested. 1 1/8" to 13" L. 15.55 oz troy total. Provenance: Nancy Walton Collection, Gatlinburg, TN. CONDITION: Turquoise cracked in large pair drop earrings, otherwise all other items in very good condition. [See more photos →]

$1,088.00
405 Lot 405: 3 Chinese Carved Jade items, incl. Inlaid Box 3 Chinese Carved Jade items, incl. Inlaid Box Lot 405: 3 Chinese Carved Jade items, incl. Inlaid Box

Three (3) Chinese Carved Jade items. 1st item: Round white jade brush washer with two carved figures holding onto side. 1 1/8" H x 1 3/4" W x 2" D. 2nd item: Hardwood box with carved jade inset plaque of dragon. 2 3/4" H x 7" x 3 3/4" D. 3rd item: Carved mottled grey jade foo dog mother and baby. 1 1/8" H x 2 5/8" W x 1 3/4" D. All items early 20th century. CONDITION: Brush pot and foo dog carvings in very good condition. Plaque on box with natural loss on top right edge. [See more photos →]

$1,088.00
288 Lot 288: 2 Mayan Polychrome Pottery Items, incl. Honduras Charger 2 Mayan Polychrome Pottery Items, incl. Honduras Charger Lot 288: 2 Mayan Polychrome Pottery Items, incl. Honduras Charger

Two (2) Mayan polychrome pottery items. 1st item: Honduran polychrome ceramic cup or urn with band of stylized bird motifs decorates the upper portion of the body, with a register below containing stylized figural depictions of humans in a possible narrative sequence. 6 1/8" H x 5 7/8" dia. 2nd item: Highland Guatemalan ceramic polychrome tripod charger with repeating suns and stairs motifs along the rim, outlined in black. Stylized serpentine design with a drilled "kill hole", central region of the plate. 2 3/8" H x 13" dia. Both items Pre-Columbian, circa 550-900 AD. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: Minor wear consistent with age but overall good condition with decorative imagery intact. Spots of paint loss with largest being roughly 1 7/8" long on the rim. Areas of previous restoration, with the largest being 4 1/4" hairline crack visible from the exterior. White accretions to exterior of base. Old sticker label on the base. 2nd item: Minor overall wear to paint consistent with age. Slight accretion of white flecks, dispersed over 5" area within inner band. Hole has roughly 5/8" loss in center. [See more photos →]

$1,080.00
306 Lot 306: 2 Carved Wood Asian Temple Panels 2 Carved Wood Asian Temple Panels Lot 306: 2 Carved Wood Asian Temple Panels

Two (2) similar Southeast Asian, likely Thai, relief carved wood temple panels depicting figures and animals enclosed within a foliate carved frame. Overall dimensions – 9 1/4" H x 31 3/4" W & 9 3/4" H x 31" W. Late 19th/Early 20th century. Note: Acquired by the consignor's father during his travels, including the Far East in the 1950's, as part of his world touring business that catered to the rich and famous. CONDITION: Losses to darker stained panel, see right side. Overall general wear, some light grime, losses to one back corner on one panel. [See more photos →]

$1,024.00
287 Lot 287: 3 Peruvian Chavin Stirrup Spout Pottery Vessels 3 Peruvian Chavin Stirrup Spout Pottery Vessels Lot 287: 3 Peruvian Chavin Stirrup Spout Pottery Vessels

Three (3) Peruvian Chavin pottery vessels. 1st item: Stirrup spout vessel with stylized, geometric face designs incised onto two sides of body, flat base. 11 5/8" H x 5 5/8" dia. 2nd item: Stirrup spout vessel with applied swirl designs against a textured ground to body, flat base. 9 7/8" H x 5 1/2" dia. 3rd item: Stirrup spout vessel with a band of stylized, geometric faces incised to body, rounded base. 8 1/2" H x 5 1/2" dia. All items Pre-Columbian, circa 900-200 BC. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: Minor overall wear consistent with age to the top of the body, stirrup, and neck. Chipping to the rim of the vessel, with largest chip being 3/8" in length. Three individual hairline cracks visible on the exterior with the largest being 1 1/2" in length on the base. 2nd item: Moderate wear to stirrup handle and neck of vessel consistent with age. Multiple areas of restoration to handle and body where chipped material was reapplied, with the largest being 2 3/4" long on one swirl design. Old sticker labels on the base. 3rd item: Minor wear to stirrup handle. Very slight flaking of paint on the neck above stirrup, with largest patch being 3/8" in length. [See more photos →]

$1,024.00
119 Lot 119: American Federal Tall Case Clock, Lucas Ryerson American Federal Tall Case Clock, Lucas Ryerson Lot 119: American Federal Tall Case Clock, Lucas Ryerson

American Federal tall case clock with Lucas Ryerson dial. Clock in older surface with a case comprised of mahogany, figured mahogany and line inlay, fitted with brass works. Bonnet with swan's neck pediment and fully turned columns. Arched painted dial with enameled floral sprays and birds and a brass plate reading "Lucas Ryerson" (New Jersey, 1771-1855). Ogee waist moldings with a band of figured inlay having two inlaid ovals above the shaped waist door. Waist door with figured mahogany and line inlay and one large inlaid oval of figured mahogany flanked by half-turned columns above another inset band of figured inlay with inlaid oval. Base having one large inlaid circle of figured mahogany. All above a shaped skirt with French feet. 96 3/4" H x 18" W x 10 1/8" D. Early 19th century. Note: Some records list the maker as Low Ryerson. CONDITION: Losses and patches to inlay. Left front foot missing with losses of inlay to skirt. Pediment braces have been replaced, no finials present with pediment. Case door locked, key not retained. [See more photos →]

$960.00
97 Lot 97: O/C Sailboats at Night, signed Moran O/C Sailboats at Night, signed Moran Lot 97: O/C Sailboats at Night, signed Moran

Oil on canvas seascape painting of group of sailboats at sea in moonlight, in the style of Edward Moran (PA, NY, 1829-1901). Signed lower right. Commemorative brass plaque on frame. Sight – 21 3/4" H x 35 1/2" W. Framed – 30 5/8" H x 44 1/2" W. American School, late 19th century. Provenance: The University Club of Nashville, TN; donated by Dr. and Mrs. Everette James in honor of Vanderbilt University Chancellor and Mrs. Heard. CONDITION: Overall light craquelure. Possible inpainting middle right side in sky. See blacklight photo. [See more photos →]

$960.00
244 Lot 244: 3 Cormac McCarthy First Edition Books, incl. Blood Meridian, Remainders 3 Cormac McCarthy First Edition Books, incl. Blood Meridian, Remainders Lot 244: 3 Cormac McCarthy First Edition Books, incl. Blood Meridian, Remainders

Three (3) Cormac McCarthy First Editions, including two (2) Blood Meridian, one (1) Remainder, and one (1) Remainder Child of God. 1st item: Blood Meridian or The Evening Redness in the West, First Edition, by Cormac McCarthy, 1985. Published by Random House, New York. Octavo, 337 pages including epilogue, stated first edition with publication line 24689753, hard bound in quarter red cloth over red paper boards with gilt lettering to spine, includes original pictorial dust jacket with $17.95 price on flap. 8 5/8" H x 6" W x 1 1/2" D. 2nd item: Remainder Copy, Child of God, First Edition, by Cormac McCarthy, 1973. Published by Random House, New York. Octavo, 197 pages, stated first edition, hard bound in quarter navy blue cloth over red paper boards embossed "CMcC" with gilt lettering to spine, includes original pictorial dust jacket with $5.95 price on flap. 8 5/8" H x 6" W x 1 1/8" D. 3rd item: Remainder Copy, Blood Meridian or The Evening Redness in the West, First Edition, by Cormac McCarthy, 1985. Published by Random House, New York. Octavo, 337 pages including epilogue, stated first edition with publication line 24689753, hard bound in quarter red cloth over red paper boards with gilt lettering to spine. 8 5/8" H x 5 7/8" W x 1 3/8" D. CONDITION: 1st item: Dust jacket with toning, foxing spots, tears, largest 3/8", with old scotch tape repairs, largest 3 3/4" x 7/8" to top and bottom of spine, vertical crease along spine. Covers in overall very good condition with light shelf wear. Pages in overall very good condition with light toning, few minute foxing spots to end papers, top edge of pages with light grime. 2nd item: Dust jacket with toning, tears, largest 1 1/2", with old scotch tape repairs, largest 3 1/8" x 5/8" to top and bottom of spine, creases, ink inscriptions to interior flap. Covers in overall very good condition with light shelf wear, 1 3/8" area of separation between back cover and pages at bottom of spine. Pages in overall very good condition with light toning, retail pencil mark and red "H" remainder ink stamp to front end paper, pencil mark to back end paper. 3rd item: Pages in overall very good condition. Light toning, retail pencil mark to front end paper and inside of front cover. Red remainder mark to top page edges near spine. [See more photos →]

$896.00
58 Lot 58: Etienne Berne Bellecour O/B, Fallen Horse Etienne Berne Bellecour O/B, Fallen Horse Lot 58: Etienne Berne Bellecour O/B, Fallen Horse

Etienne Prosper Berne-Bellecour (French, 1838-1910) oil on panel painting titled "Fallen Horse", depicting a French soldier standing and looking sadly at a fallen horse, with barren trees and mist in the background. Signed lower left. Housed in a distressed, parcel gilt wood frame. Artist's biography and old size label pasted en verso. Bonhams & Butterfields auction label also en verso. Sight – 9" H x 6" W. Framed – 14" H x 11" W. CONDITION: 3" area of scratching and abrasions with paint loss to upper right quadrant, scattered small areas of abrasion with loss upper left quadrant. Scattered glossy drip stains. Yellowed varnish. [See more photos →]

$896.00
24 Lot 24: 2 Pair 14K Diamond Earrings for Pierced Ears 2 Pair 14K Diamond Earrings for Pierced Ears Lot 24: 2 Pair 14K Diamond Earrings for Pierced Ears

Two (2) Pair of 14K diamond earrings for pierced ears. 1st pair: Pair of earrings contain total of two (2) mine cut diamonds, 5.3 to 5 mm, one (1) I3/L and one (1) I1/M, total weight of approx. 1.04 ct. and six (6) 2.6 mm European cut diamonds, SI2/J-K with total weight of approx. .36 ct. Marked 14K on earring hoop. Mountings are yellow gold with white gold fronts. 1 3/8" L. 6.5 grams. 2nd pair: Pair of 14K yellow and white gold diamond hoop earrings, each front half of earring containing 10 round brilliant diamonds weighing approximately .06 ct ea. (SI-I, J-K) with total weight of approx. 1.20 ct. The back half earring designed as row of open hearts. 7/8" dia. x 3/16" W. Mark worn, tested as 14K. 7.7 grams. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. CONDITION: 1st pair: Mountings in very good condition. One center diamond with two internal flaws. See description for diamond grading. 2nd pair: Overall good condition. Surface scratches on mounting. [See more photos →]

$840.00
297 Lot 297: 3 Cypriot Bichrome Ware Pottery Vessels 3 Cypriot Bichrome Ware Pottery Vessels Lot 297: 3 Cypriot Bichrome Ware Pottery Vessels

Three (3) Cypriot Bichrome Ware pottery items. 1st item: Pitcher with trefoil spout and vertically oriented circle designs on the body, flat base. 7 3/4" H x 6 1/8" dia. 2nd item: Pitcher with trefoil spout, one handle, and painted banded design and circle pattern on body, flat base with slightly raised foot. 6" H x 4 3/4" dia. 3rd item: Amphora with two handles and banded designs on neck and body, small, flat foot with pontil mark to underside of base. 7 1/8" H x 5 3/4" dia. All items Iron Age, Cypro-Geometric to Cypro-Archaic period, circa 1050-600 BC. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: Moderate overall abrasion consistent with age but painted/glazed decorations to the vessel remain visible with slight fading. Old sticker label on the base. 2nd item: Minor overall surface abrasion consistent with age and slight fading to painted design. Accretion of grainy but clear substance on the spout where handle connects and spots on neck. 1 1/2" long indent on body along red decorative banding which has a 1/2" long hairline crack down its center. 3rd item: Moderate overall abrasion to the vessel consistent with age with a more affected area interrupting the banded design on the body for roughly 3". Areas of restoration to rim and base, largest being 2 1/2" on the base. Base has 2" chip but we have this missing piece, which has a sticker attached. Some darker areas fluoresce on rim and body but are patchy and tape-shaped, with the largest being 2" on the body. [See more photos →]

$832.00
37 Lot 37: 82 Pcs. Assorted Vintage Sterling Flatware & Sterling Torah Pointer or Yad 82 Pcs. Assorted Vintage Sterling Flatware & Sterling Torah Pointer or Yad Lot 37: 82 Pcs. Assorted Vintage Sterling Flatware & Sterling Torah Pointer or Yad

82 pieces of sterling silver flatware and other items, including Torah pointer, 84 items total. 1 Continental sterling Torah pointer or Yad, the handle comprised of a filigree finial, the lower handle with engraved Hebrew inscription terminating into a pointing hand. Unmarked (mark worn) but tests as sterling. 11" L. 7 Reed & Barton La Comtesse pattern flatware including 3 teaspoons, 5 3/4" L, and 4 place spoons, 7 1/4" L. Monogrammed. 8 J.S. MacDonald, Baltimore bright cut flatware including 7 demitasse spoons, 4 1/2" L, and 1 teaspoon, 6" L. Inscribed "Ethel". 12 Whiting Louis XV pattern demitasse spoons with gilt bowls, 3 7/8" L. Monogrammed. 5 Wallace Rose pattern demitasse spoons with gilt bowls, 3 7/8" L. Monogrammed. 6 Gorham Lansdowne pattern flat butter spreaders, 5 3/4" L. Monogrammed. 11 assorted sterling salt spoons including 2 Lunt Mt Vernon pattern salts, 3 with shell bowls, 4 hand shovels, and 2 fiddle tipt with English hallmarks, 2"-2 3/8" L. 1 Weidlich Sterling Spoon Co. baby spoon, 2 7/8" L. 1 A. Michelsen, Copenhagen, Denmark child's food pusher with enamel lady bugs, 3 7/8" L. 4 Souvenir Spoons, including 1 Windsor Castle, 1 White House, 1 Battle Monument Baltimore, 1 State Capitol of Florida, ranging in size from 4 1/4"-6" L. 26 other flatware and serving pieces including International, Shiebler, Dominick & Haff, Whiting, Reed & Barton and Alvin. Some monogrammed. Also includes 2 glass salt spoons, 2 3/4" L. Approximately 54.10 total weighable troy ounces. American, British, Danish, and Continental, late 19th-mid 20th century. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. CONDITION: Overall good condition, some wear due to use. Most with monograms (see description) [See more photos →]

$832.00
172 Lot 172: 2 War Books: History, 1816, and Civil War Tactics, 1862 2 War Books: History, 1816, and Civil War Tactics, 1862 Lot 172: 2 War Books: History, 1816, and Civil War Tactics, 1862

Two (2) war related books, including 1st edition History of the Late War and Mobile Civil War imprint. 1st item: History of the Late War in the Western Country, First Edition, by Robert B. McAfee, 1816. Published by Worsley and Smith, Lexington. Octavo, 534 pages, hardbound in dark brown leather, ink inscriptions from previous owners, to front and back covers, front end page, title page, and some pages. 8 1/4" H x 5 3/8" W x 2" D. 2nd item: Civil War Imprint, Rifle and Infantry Tactics Revised and Improved, Sixth Edition, Vol. II, by Major General W. J. Hardee, C.S. Army, 1862. Published by S. G. Goetzel and Company, Mobile. 32 mo, 232 page including table of contents, advertisements, and maps, rebound in dark brown tooled leather covers and spine, red leather label with gilt lettering, ink inscriptions from previous owner, to title page. 5 1/2" H x 3 7/8" W x 1 1/8" D. Provenance: Estate of Dr. Benjamin H. Caldwell, Nashville, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: Covers in worn condition with areas of loss, largest 3" x 1", cracks, rubbing, corners bumped. Pages with foxing spots, areas of dampstaining, tears, toning, etc. to be expected from age. Ink inscriptions from previous owners, to front and back covers, front end page, title page, and some pages. Back end paper missing. 2nd item: Rebound covers in overall good condition, corners bumped. Pages with foxing spots, areas of dampstaining, tears, etc. to be expected from age. Ink inscriptions from previous owner, to title page. [See more photos →]

$768.00
92 Lot 92: Davis Schwartz Landscape with Eucalyptus Davis Schwartz Landscape with Eucalyptus Lot 92: Davis Schwartz Landscape with Eucalyptus

Davis Francis Schwartz (California, 1879-1969) oil on artist's board, landscape depicting an eucalyptus trees along riverbank with wildflowers. Signed lower right. Housed in a giltwood molded frame. Sight – 15 1/2" H x 19 3/8" W. Framed – 20 1/4" H x 24" W. Provenance: The University Club of Nashville, TN; purchased from Elva Needles Antiques, Kansas City, MO, 1998. CONDITION: Painting in overall very good condition. Minor surface grime. Evidence of overpainting to trees under blacklight examination. Frame in poor condition. [See more photos →]

$768.00
33 Lot 33: Anton Michelsen Danish Sterling Jewelry, 32 items Anton Michelsen Danish Sterling Jewelry, 32 items Lot 33: Anton Michelsen Danish Sterling Jewelry, 32 items

Assorted group of 32 jewelry items, including pairs, Anton Michelsen Danish sterling silver jewelry, some with 14K highlights. 1st-3rd items: Petal necklace, earrings and pin set, necklace, 17-1/2" L, pin, 2-1/2" L, and earrings with clip backs, 1-3/8" L. 5.19 oz troy/3. 4th item: Fern leaf brooch, 3" L. 5th-8th items: Triple leaf pin and three pair double-leaf earrings with clip backs, 1-1/4"- 2" L. 9th-11th items: Boomerang brooch and two (2) pair earrings with clip backs, 1-3/8"- 4" L. (4th-11th items: 2.95 oz t.) 12th-13th items: "Strand for Anton Michelsen" teardrop pin and matching earrings with clip backs, 7/8"- 2-1/4" L, (1.135 oz t). 14th-16th items: Three (3) enamel pendants including small ladybug, flower, and flower wreath, 5/16 -1/8" L. (0.12 oz t.) 17th-32nd items: Nine (9) various pins and six (6) various pair earrings, all with leaf or floral designs (plus 1 single earring). All marked Engel or Rougie for designer Gertrude Engel. 1" to 3" L. (4.5 oz troy). 13.895 total oz troy. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. CONDITION: All items in overall very good condition except petal necklace separated at one ring. Needs to be soldered. Note: Only two pair earrings for pierced ears; others with clip backs. [See more photos →]

$768.00
414 Lot 414: Collection of 767 Trade Cards, incl. Coffee & Cigarette Collection of 767 Trade Cards, incl. Coffee & Cigarette Lot 414: Collection of 767 Trade Cards, incl. Coffee & Cigarette

Approximately seven hundred and sixty-seven (767) coffee, cigarettes, chocolate, and more trade cards, including Arbuckle Brothers Coffee, Lion Coffee, Currier and Ives, Sweet Caporal Cigarette, and Lone Jack Cigarette Co. 1st-232nd items: Two hundred thirty-two (232) Arbuckle Bros. Coffee Co. and Lion Coffee trade cards, including one hundred and seventeen (117) Arbuckle Ariosa Coffee "Pictorial History of the United States and Territories" cards, representing forty-nine (49) states including two (2) Alabama, two (2) Alaska, one (1) Arizona, two (2) Arkansas, two (2) California, six (6) Colorado, three (3) Connecticut, five (5) Delaware, one (1) District of Columbia, one (1) Georgia, six (6) Idaho, five (5) Illinois, one (1) Indiana, one (1) Indian Territory and Oklahoma, one (1) Iowa, two (2) Kansas, two (2) Kentucky, seven (7) Louisiana, two (2) Maine, three (3) Maryland, two (2) Massachusetts, three (3) Michigan, one (1) Minnesota, three (3) Missouri, one (1) Montana, one (1) Nevada, two (2) New Hampshire, four (4) New Jersey, two (2) New Mexico, three (3) North Carolina, two (2) North Dakota, three (3) Ohio, two (2) Oregon, three (3) Pennsylvania, four (4) Rhode Island, six (6) South Carolina, one (1) South Dakota, two (2) Tennessee, two (2) Texas, two (2) Utah, five (5) Vermont, two (2) Virginia, two (2) Washington, three (3) West Virginia, one (1) Wisconsin, and two (2) Wyoming. Ninety-five (95) Arbuckle Ariosa Coffee "National Geographical" cards, representing forty-five (45) countries from around the world including two (2) Turkey, four (4) Persia, three (3) Ireland, one (1) Venezuela, three (3) Italy, two (2) Palestine, one (1) England, three (3) Greenland, one (1) Belgium, two (2) Honduras, three (3) Switzerland, two (2) France, two (2) Egypt, one (1) Bolivia, three (3) Greece, two (2) Portugal, three (3) Uruguay, four (4) United States of Columbia, three (3) Siberia, four (4) German Empire, one (1) Paraguay, four (4) Spain, one (1) Chinese Empire, two (2) New Foundland, one (1) Morocco, one (1) India, three (3) Cuba, two (2) Dominion Canada, two (2) Argentine Republic, one (1) Chili, one (1) Peru, two (2) Cape Colony, one (1) Scotland, three (3) Guiana, two (2) Denmark, one (1) Ecuador, five (5) Siam, three (3) Mexico, one (1) Sandwich Islands, one (1) Australia, two (2) Netherlands, two (2) United States, two (2) Arabia, one (1) Austro-Hungary, and one (1) Afghanistan. Twenty (20) Lion Coffee cards, including six (6) Christmas, six (6) Easter, and eight (8) Midsummer Greetings cards. 235th-468th items: Approximately two hundred and thirty-five (235) coffee, cigarettes, chocolate, and more trade cards, including four (4) Currier and Ives race horse cards, including one (1) "The Trotting Queen" and one (1) "Jay Eye See", both for Global Nail Co., one (1) "Mattie Hunter" card, and one (1) "Hopeful" card, sixty-five (65) Kinney Tobacco Company "Illst'd Sweet Caporal" cards, nine (9) McLaughlin's Coffee war ship cards, twelve (12) Wm. S. Kimball & Co's Cigarettes cards, including six "Fancy Bathers" and six (6) Dancing Women", forty-four (44) German trade cards, primarily chocolate, including thirteen (13) Gartmann's Chocolade cards, eight (8) Stollwerck cards, and one (1) J.C. Cress Frankfurter Automaten-Fabrik "2 Sudan, Egyptische Truppen" card, ten (10) J.P. Coats cards, including six (6) Gilbert and Sullivan "Mikado" cards, and two (2) Black Americana The Universal Clothes Wringer cards. 469th-767th items: Approximately two hundred and ninety-eight (298) cigarette, gum, and tooth polish trade cards featuring popular Victorian era actors and actress, including eighty-two (82) Sweet Caporal Cigarette cards, fifty-two (52) Lone Jack Cigarette Co. cards, thirty-eight (38) Duke Cigarettes cards, thirty-one (31) Old Judge Cigarettes cards, and thirty (30) Between The Acts & Bravo Cigarettes cards. Items range in size from 2 1/4" H x 1 3/8" W to 6 7/8" H x 5 3/8" W. All items housed in three (3) three ring binders. American, late 19th/early 20th century. CONDITION: Overall good condition with light fading and toning, errant pencil marks, creases, areas of loss, staining, etc. to be expected from age and manner of use. Includes duplicates of some cards. Some cards have been cut down or skinned. 235th-468th items: Approximately half of the cards are housed in archival card holders. [See more photos →]

$768.00
207 Lot 207: Renoir Bronze Sculpture, Medallion de Coco Renoir Bronze Sculpture, Medallion de Coco Lot 207: Renoir Bronze Sculpture, Medallion de Coco

Pierre Auguste Renoir (French, 1841-1919) bas-relief bronze sculpture with black patina titled "Medallion de Coco" from the original plaster cast, limited edition #17/350. Published by Westbank Enterprises in conjunction with Madame Louise Renoir, 1989. Float mounted on linen and housed in angilt and ebonized frame. Certificate of Authenticity with estate stamp and Madame Louise Renoir signature included. Medallion – 8 1/4" dia. Framed – 25 1/2" square. CONDITION: Excellent condition. [See more photos →]

$720.00
85 Lot 85: 3 19th century Continental Wall Items 3 19th century Continental Wall Items Lot 85: 3 19th century Continental Wall Items

Three (3) Continental decorative wall items. 1st item: Baroque style fruitwood mirror with applied floral gilt decoration at arched crest, shoulders and each lower corner, cushion molded frame with beveled mirror plate. 34 1/8" x 16" x 1 3/8" D. Continental, late 19th century. 2nd item: Baroque style round carved giltwood wall mirror with laurel leaf, egg and dart and carved relief overlapping scales molding and with round glass at center. 21 5/8" x 21 1/2" x 2" D. Continental, late 19th/early 20th century. 3rd item: Sunburst French wall clock with carved giltwood rayed frame, clock face with hinged domed glass cover, face with black Arabic numerals and guilloche keywind dial, set in molded frame with heraldry and leaf border with lozenge and bead rim. Back of round clock marked Made in France. 24" dia. overall x 4" H. French, Late 19th/early 20th century. Provenance: Private Knoxville, TN estate. CONDITION: 1st item: Some silvering and losses to mirror plate. 2nd item: Overall very good condition with minor wear. 3rd item: Clock not tested for functionality. Key missing. Some wear to gilt and black numerals. [See more photos →]

$720.00
373 Lot 373: Signed American School O/C, Still Life w/ Fruit Signed American School O/C, Still Life w/ Fruit Lot 373: Signed American School O/C, Still Life w/ Fruit

American school, oil on canvas painting of still life with various fruit spread across table top. Blue and white folded linen, an oval platter and carving knife display the fruit. Signed lower right with initials, "M.T.B." (unidentified). Old Pueblo, Colorado paper framing label en verso. Housed in an American, circa 1890s, molded gilt frame. Sight – 9 5/8" H x 27 1/2" W. Framed – 18" H x 36" W. CONDITION: Painting in overall good condition with light craquelure. Frame with losses to molding at front left and back right sides and most corners. Largest section measures 7 1/4 inches long. Few broken pieces retained. [See more photos →]

$720.00
303 Lot 303: 2 Middle Eastern Items; Ethiopian Bible, 3 items 2 Middle Eastern Items; Ethiopian Bible, 3 items Lot 303: 2 Middle Eastern Items; Ethiopian Bible, 3 items

Two (2) Middle Eastern Brass Items and one (1) Ethopian Bible, 3 items total. 1st item: Egyptian gilt brass vase with repousse, punched and incised decoration including sphinx figures, figures engaging in battle and animals with a band of Hebrew letters to the lower body. 6 1/2" H x 5 1/2" W. 19th century. 2nd item: Middle Eastern brass pot with repousse and incised decoration including animal and bird figures to the body and a bird figure to the dovetailed base and a shaped bail handle. 4" H x 5 1/2" W. 20th century. 3rd item: Ethiopian hand-written bible, vellum pages, board covers with interior incised decoration, bound together by twine. Includes a leather carrying pouch. 2 3/4" H x 7 3/4" D x 5 3/4" W. 16th/17th century. Provenance: Estate of Larry Casey, Jackson, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition with general wear to body, wear and old repairs to the rim, oxidation to the interior. 2nd item: Overall good condition with general wear to body, oxidation to the interior. 3rd item: Overall wear, errant marks to frontispage and back page. Wear and losses to leather pouch. [See more photos →]

$704.00
289 Lot 289: 6 Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican Items, incl. Pottery 6 Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican Items, incl. Pottery Lot 289: 6 Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican Items, incl. Pottery

Six (6) Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican pottery vessels, one (1) grinding stone, 7 items total. 1st item: Colima culture buff ware with white slip and orange polychrome geometric designs to rounded body and flared neck, 2 3/4" H x 4 5/8" dia. 2nd item: Tiapacoyan, Mexico red ware with brown slip and red and white polychrome designs to double gourd body, slightly inverted lip, rounded base. 3 3/4" H x 4 1/4" dia. 3rd item: Chupicuaro culture grey ware with red slip pottery bowl with brown polychrome step designs to rounded body and elongated, pinched side, rounded base. 2 1/2" H x 5 3/4" W x 4 1/4" D. 4th item: Colima culture brown ware with red slip pottery bowl with flared lip, rounded base. 1 1/4" H x 4 5/8" dia. 5th item: Brown ware with red slip pottery bowl with round body and inverted lip, rounded base. 3" H x 5 7/8" dia. 6th item: Brown ware with red slip pottery vessel with double biconical body, flared neck, rounded base. 3" H x 4 1/2" dia. 7th item: Grinding stone. 2 1/2" H x 3 3/4" dia. Provenance: Estate of Celia (Cece) Webb, Nashville, TN, purchased in the 1970s. Note: 1st-3rd items purchased from the Parthenon, Nashville, Tennessee. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition. Areas of loss, craquelure to slip. Approximately 6 1/2" hair line extending from lip to base. 2nd item: Overall good condition. Areas of loss to slip. Dirt encrustation to interior of vessel. 3rd item: Overall good condition with firing flaws to body. 3/8" area of loss to lip. Old scotch tape to base. 4th item: Overall good condition. Areas of loss to slip. Old scotch tape to base. 5th item: Overall good condition. Areas of loss to slip and polychrome. Hairline, areas of repair, largest 5 1/2", to body. 6th item: Overall good condition. Areas of loss, largest 1/2", to lip. Old scotch tape to base. [See more photos →]

$704.00
270 Lot 270: 5 Native American Baskets, incl. miniatures 5 Native American Baskets, incl. miniatures Lot 270: 5 Native American Baskets, incl. miniatures

Grouping of five (5) Native American baskets including one (1) large Cherokee rivercane waste basket form with dyed weavers and a geometric design, one (1) Cherokee rivercane miniature lidded trunk attributed to Ramona Lossiah, one (1) miniature Cherokee split oak carrrying basket, one (1) Choctow rivercane wall basket with dyed weavers and one (1) Choctow miniature rivercane carrying basket. Ranging in size from 2" H x 2 1/2" W to 11 5/8" H x 11 1/2" W. All 20th century. Provenance: Nancy Walton Collection, Gatlinburg, TN. CONDITION: Large basket with breaks to weavers at rim, remaining baskets overall very good condition. All with general wear and grime. [See more photos →]

$704.00
227 Lot 227: Art Nouveau Mirrored Table Lamp Art Nouveau Mirrored Table Lamp Lot 227: Art Nouveau Mirrored Table Lamp

Art Nouveau bronzed metal figural table lamp, designed in the form of a beautiful young woman holding a round beveled mirror with one light socket. Naturalistic base signed "A.Barsoty(?)". 32 1/2" H x 18 1/2" W x 13" D. Weight 37.9 lbs. Likely French, early 20th century. Provenance: Estate of internationally known ragtime pianist and historian Johnny Maddox, Gallatin, TN. CONDITION: Overall oxidation and general wear. A few areas of errant white residue. Not tested for functionality. [See more photos →]

$704.00
157 Lot 157: 14 Durgin Sterling Chrysanthemum Pieces 14 Durgin Sterling Chrysanthemum Pieces Lot 157: 14 Durgin Sterling Chrysanthemum Pieces

14 Wm. D. Durgin Co. Chrysanthemum pattern, J.S. MacDonald, Baltimore retailer, consisting of 2 ice spoons with gilt bowls (9"), large cucumber server with gilt bowl (8 7/8"), large solid fish/salad fork, cheese scoop, large jelly spoon and 8 oyster forks. All with script monogram. 18.345 oz troy. American, late 19th century. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. CONDITION: 1 Durgin ice spoon with break at top. All with script monograms. [See more photos →]

$704.00
121 Lot 121: 3  Southern Miniature Furniture Items, incl. Chests 3 Southern Miniature Furniture Items, incl. Chests Lot 121: 3  Southern Miniature Furniture Items, incl. Chests

Group of three (3) miniature furniture items. 1st item: Benchmade miniature cherry Hepplewhite style chest of drawers, poplar and pine secondary. Comprised of a slightly overhanging top over four (4) graduated dovetailed drawers with wood pulls over a shaped skirt and French style feet. Front of top and drawer fronts with string inlay decoration. 22 1/2" H x 22" W x 13 3/8" D. Late 19th/Early 20th century, likely Southern. 2nd item: Southern miniature folk art Empire style chest of drawers, cherry primary, pine and other various woods secondary. Comprised of an overhanging upper drawer over two graduated drawers with wood pulls and shaped sides that terminate into scrolled feet. Top drawer with inscription reading "To My Sweetheart". Nailed construction throughout. 13 1/2" H x 13 1/4" W x 7" D. Late 19th century. 3rd item: Southern miniature folk art stepback cupboard, assembled from various woods. Comprised of an overhanging top over one glass door enclosing two shelves, above one beveled door, straight skirt and legs. Nailed construction throughout. 22 3/4" H x 13 5/8" W x 7 3/8" D. Late 19th/Early 20th century. CONDITION: 1st item: Older refinish, overall general wear. 2nd item: Staining and darkening to top, repair to front right foot. 3rd item: Overall good condition with general wear. [See more photos →]

$704.00
281 Lot 281: 2 Mississippian Culture Pottery Jars 2 Mississippian Culture Pottery Jars Lot 281: 2 Mississippian Culture Pottery Jars

Two (2) Native American Mississippian Culture pottery jars. 1st item: Grey ware pottery jar with incised geometric decorations to bulbous body, conical neck, flared lip, round base. 9" H x 6 1/2" dia. 2nd item: Buff ware with red slip pottery jar having a bulbous body, flared neck, and round base. 7 1/2" H x 8 1/2" dia. Museum accession numbers to bases. Provenance: Consignor inherited from the estate of Dr. Joseph Stickley of Chattanooga, TN (d. 2001). CONDITION: Overall good condition. Areas of loss, largest 1/2", to lips. Museum accession numbers to bases, old stickers to bodies. [See more photos →]

$660.00
120 Lot 120: Southern Hepplewhite Cherry Chest of Drawers Southern Hepplewhite Cherry Chest of Drawers Lot 120: Southern Hepplewhite Cherry Chest of Drawers

Southern Hepplewhite cherry chest of drawers, poplar and white pine secondary, overhanging top with stringing along the edge, four graduated dovetailed inlaid drawers, plain board sides with shaped skirt, straight front with bracket feet. Older brass mounts with bail handles, some damaged. 36-5/8" H x 43" W x 17-1/2" D. Virginia or Mid-Atlantic, circa 1800. CONDITION: Refinished. Feet likely older replacements. Drawer runners rebuilt. Repaired split to lower right side near front. Older but not original pulls, some with losses. Scattered abrasions. [See more photos →]

$660.00
167 Lot 167: 3 Southern Maps, inc. Bellin, Tardieu, Zatta 3 Southern Maps, inc. Bellin, Tardieu, Zatta Lot 167: 3 Southern Maps, inc. Bellin, Tardieu, Zatta

Three (3) Southern maps, including Bellin, Tardieu, and Zatta. 1st item: Carte de la Caroline et Georgie by Jacques Nicolas Bellin (French, 1703-1772) from Histoire Generale des Voyages by Antoine Francois Prevost (French, 1697-1763), Paris, 1757. Copper plate engraving depicting parts of Virginia, Carolina, and Georgia, primarily the region from just north of Albermarle to Jekil Isle, extending inland to the Appalachians and showing part of Eastern Tennessee and Louisiana, with early settlements, rivers, bodies of water, mountain ranges, and other areas of interest identified in French text. Decorative title cartouche, lower right of map. Map surrounded by scale notations and line border. Matted and housed under glass in a wooden frame. Map – 7 1/2" H x 11 1/4" W. Sight – 8" H x 12" W. Framed – 12" H x 15 1/2" W. 2nd item: Carte de la Caroline Meridionale et Septentrionale et de la Virginie engraved by Pierre Francois Antoine Tardieu (French, 1784-1869) and Pasquier Jean Valet (French, fl. 1771) from Atlas Universel de Geographie Physique et Politique, Ancienne et Moderne by Pierre-Gilles Chanlaire (French, 1758-1817) and Edme Mentelle (French, 1730-1816), Paris, 1797. Copper plate engraving with hand coloring depicting parts of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, Carolina, Georgia, and areas west of the Appalachian Mountains, with states, cities, towns, early western settlements including "Post Vincent" on the Wabash River, early roads in the Carolinas and Virginia, bodies of water, mountain ranges, and other areas of interest with French text. Title, lower right, scales of miles, lower left. Some boundary lines are noted, however there is no western border for Virginia and North Carolina. Surrounded by scale notations and double line border. Matted and housed under glass in a wooden frame. Map – 12 7/8" H x 17" W. Plate – 13 3/8" H x 17 1/2" W. Sight – 16" H x 19 7/8" W. Framed – 25 7/8" H x 29 1/2" W. 3rd item: Luigiana Ingelise, Colla Parte Occidentale della Florida, della Giorgia, e Carolina Meridonale, Sheet 10, showing Native American lands, published by Antonio Zatta (fl. 1757-1797), Venice, 1785. From Zatta's 20 sheet map of North America, Le Colonie Unite dell' America Settentrle from Atlante Novissimo, published from 1775-1785. Based on A Map of the British and French Dominions in North America by John Mitchell (American, 1711-1768), London, 1755. Copper plate engraving with hand coloring depicting the western boundaries of Carolina, Florida, and Georgia depicting early towns and cities, including New Orleans, Native American land including the territory of the Cherokee, Creeks, and Chickasaw Indians, forts, crossed swords indicating various battles, bodies of water, and mountains with Italian text. Title, centered above map. Map surrounded by scale notations and double line border. Matted and housed under glass in a gilt wood frame. Map – 12 1/2" H x 16 5/8" W. Plate – 13" H x 17 5/8" W. Sight – 13 3/4" H x 18 1/4" W. Framed – 21 1/8" H x 25 3/8" W. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition with toning, slight wrinkling to paper. Not examined outside of frame. 2nd item: Overall good condition with toning, some minute foxing spots, and scuffs. Not examined outside of frame. 3rd item: Overall good condition with toning. Not examined outside of frame. [See more photos →]

$640.00
94 Lot 94: Gaspare Ruffalo, O/B, African American Lady Gaspare Ruffalo, O/B, African American Lady Lot 94: Gaspare Ruffalo, O/B, African American Lady

Gaspare J. Ruffolo (American/Illinois, 1908-1997) oil on board painting depicting an African American woman wearing a colorful headdress, an off-shoulder v-neck dress and a heart shaped necklace against a brown and yellow background. Signed "G. Ruffolo" lower left. Housed in a wooden frame. Sight – 23 1/2" H x 17 1/2" W. Framed – 30 3/4" H x 24 7/8" W. American, early/mid 20th century. Biography: Chicago-born Gaspere Ruffolo (alternate spelling Gasper) studied painting at the Art Institute of Chicago with Wellington Reynolds and George Oberteuffer, and exhibited at the Art Institute. He was known for his landscapes and portraits, and was a member of the Association of Chicago Painters and Sculptors, Chicago Galleries Association, and the All-Illinois Society of Fine Artists. (source: Peter Hastings Falk, Who Was Who in American Art). CONDITION: Overall very good condition. [See more photos →]

$640.00
76 Lot 76: Assembled Group of 5 Ex-Voto Mexican Retablos Assembled Group of 5 Ex-Voto Mexican Retablos Lot 76: Assembled Group of 5 Ex-Voto Mexican Retablos

Grouping of five (5) 20th century Mexican religious painted folk art ex-voto retablos, including one (1) bus accident miracle, one (1) car accident miracle, and three (3) healing miracles. Four (4) framed and painted on tin, one (1) unframed and painted on board. Ranging in size from 10" H x 15" W to 18" H x 14" W. Provenance: The Estates of Olen Bryant and late Vanderbilt University art professor Thomas Brumbaugh, Clarksville/Cottontown, Tennessee. CONDITION: All with general wear and losses. A couple retablos secured to frame with pins with shifting in the frames. Loss to upper left corner of retablo on board. [See more photos →]

$640.00
59 Lot 59: Giulio Rosati, Watercolor of Romani Woman Giulio Rosati, Watercolor of Romani Woman Lot 59: Giulio Rosati, Watercolor of Romani Woman

Giulio Rosati (Italy, 1858-1917) watercolor on paper painting depicting the portrait of a young gypsy or Romani woman wearing a multicolored striped shawl and kerchief. Signed "G. Rosati Roma" lower right". Matted and housed under glass in a gilt wood frame. Sight – 19 3/4" H x 14 1/8" W. Framed – 32 1/4" H x 26 1/2" W. Late 19th/early 20th century. Biography: Giulio Rosati was an Italian painter who specialized in Orientalist and academic scenes. CONDITION: Overall good condition with 18" x 14" area of oval toning to surface of portrait. Light craquelure areas of woman's hair. Areas of loss to gilt on frame. Not examined outside of frame. [See more photos →]

$640.00
56 Lot 56: Painted Folding Screen, Racing Scene Painted Folding Screen, Racing Scene Lot 56: Painted Folding Screen, Racing Scene

Hand-painted four-panel folding wall screen, painted paper mounted to wall board, 19th century style image of British thoroughbred horse race with figures in stands and along fence, horse drawn carriages on left panel. Green printed paper with some discoloration to back. 48 1/2" H x 62" W x 7/8" D with hooks to each panel. Continental, 20th century. CONDITION: Abrasions and scattered wear throughout. [See more photos →]

$640.00
422 Lot 422: Chanel Necklace, Pearls with Chicklets Chanel Necklace, Pearls with Chicklets Lot 422: Chanel Necklace, Pearls with Chicklets

Chanel necklace, faux baroque pearls with light grey chicklet crystal stones, signed on round metal hang tag, Chanel 1981, approximately 67 1/2" long. Provenance: Private Knoxville, TN estate. CONDITION: Very good condition with one break in one chicklet frame. [See more photos →]

$640.00
292 Lot 292: 29 Pre-Columbian Human Effigies, incl. Jama Coaque 29 Pre-Columbian Human Effigies, incl. Jama Coaque Lot 292: 29 Pre-Columbian Human Effigies, incl. Jama Coaque

Twenty-nine (29) Pre-Columbian Ecuadorean human effigy grey and buff ware pottery figurines and pipes or whistles, including a hollow Jama Coaque culture human pipe or whistle with elaborate rounded headdress and feathered bird costume with traces of blue paint, protruding knob to back, one hole to bottom, one hole to bottom of knob (5 1/2" H x 3 1/4" W x 2" D), Jama Coaque culture human figurine with elaborate pointed headdress and costume (4 1/2" H x 2 3/4" W x 1 1/4" D), flat human dancer figurine fragment with outspread arms, one leg, headdress, and round stomach (5" H x 3 7/8" W x 1 7/8" D), seated human figurine with incised features, elaborated necklace, one earring, and elongated head (3 1/4" H x 2 1/8" W x 1 1/4" D), human head fragment with a protuberant nose, large earrings, and fan shaped headdress (2 1/4" H x 2 1/4" W x 1 5/8" D), flat human figurine fragment with elaborate necklace, both arms at chest, and elongated head (3" H x 2 1/4" W x 7/8" D), standing female fertility figurine with emphasized breasts and hips, outspread arms, and elaborate necklace (4 7/8" H x 3 1/4" W x 1 1/4" D), human head fragment with a broken nose, fan shaped hat, elaborate earrings with four holes (2 3/8" H x 2 1/8" W x 1 1/2" D), human head fragment with incised facial features, one ear, and flat head (2 1/2" H x 3" W x 3 1/4" D), hollow human head fragment with incised eyes, one earring, and elongated head (3 1/2" H x 2 1/2" W x 2 1/8" D), hollow human bust fragment with prominent nose, both hands covering the mouth, and elongated head, with two holes to back, one plugged hole to back of head (3 1/2" H x 2 5/8" W x 3 1/4" D), human head fragment with incised facial features, nose plug, and elongated head (2 3/8" H x 1 7/8" W x 1 3/4" D), hollow human head fragment with large facial features, necklace, and elongated head, three hole to top of head, one hole to bottom of neck (2 3/8" H x 1 3/4" W x 1 3/8" D), flat human dancer figurine with contorted limbs, headdress, and necklace (3 1/2" H x 2 3/8" W x 1 1/8" D), flat human dancer figurine with one elongated leg, elaborate headdress, one plugged hole to underside (4 1/4" H x 3 1/8" W x 3/4" D), human figurine fragment with skeletal facial features, elaborate headdress, and costume, protruding knob to back (2 1/2" H x 1 1/2" W x 1" D), flat anthropomorphic figurine fragment with round eyes, one arm covering its mouth, headdress, slight protuberance to lower back (3 3/8" H x 1 3/4" W x 1 3/8" D), human figurine fragment with elongated head, collar, costume with incised details (2 3/4" H x 1 1/2" W x 1 1/4" D), flat anthropomorphic figurine fragment with elaborate headdress, round eyes, prominent nose, and lolling tongue, one hole to underside (4 1/4" H x 2 1/4" W x 1 1/8" D), flat human figurine fragment with protuberant nose, elaborate headdress, and "v" shaped necklace (4" H x 1 7/8" W x 1" D), flat human figurine fragment with elaborate headdress and circular stomach (3 1/2" H x 2 1/4" H x 1" D), anthropomorphic figurine fragment with elaborate headdress, round eyes, lolling tongue, and one breast, protruding knob to back (4" H x 2 5/8" W x 1 1/2" D), flat human figurine fragment with parallel arms and legs (4" H x 3 1/4" W x 1" D), anthropomorphic figurine fragment with elaborate headdress and costume, large nose, protruding knob to back (5" H x 3 1/8" W x 2" D), flat human figurine fragment with elaborate headdress, outspread arms, and one leg (4" H x 2 7/8" W x 1" D), anthropomorphic figurine fragment with elaborate headdress and costume, beak-like nose, two holes to back of head (3 5/8" H x 2 1/2" W x 2 1/2" D), flat human figurine with incised facial features and round hands (3 3/8" H x 2 1/4" W x 1" D), human head figurine fragment with oblong headdress and protuberant nose (2" H x 3" W x 1 5/8" D), and a human seated figurine with nondescript features and elongated head (2 1/2" H x 1 7/8" W x 1 7/8" D). All items labeled with museum accession numbers. Provenance: Property of the Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN. CONDITION: Majority of items in fragmentary condition with areas of loss, hairlines, areas of repair, firing flaws, etc. All items labeled with museum accession numbers, some faded. [See more photos →]

$608.00
31 Lot 31: Art Deco Diamond Sapphire Ring Art Deco Diamond Sapphire Ring Lot 31: Art Deco Diamond Sapphire Ring

Art Deco platinum diamond and sapphire ring in a kite-shaped filigree design containing 13 old mine cut and old European cut diamonds weighing approximately 1 ct. (approx. H-I, SI) and 2 oval sapphires. Platinum tested, not marked. Ring size 5 3/4. 4 grams. CONDITION: Overall very good condition with surface abrasions to sapphires. [See more photos →]

$608.00
366 Lot 366: John Bates Noel O/C, Lakeside Mountain Landscape John Bates Noel O/C, Lakeside Mountain Landscape Lot 366: John Bates Noel O/C, Lakeside Mountain Landscape

John Bates Noel (British, 1870-1927) large oil on canvas landscape painting depicting the sun casting a rich golden light on a mountain overlooking a lake. Housed in a molded giltwood frame. Signed and dated "J. B. Noel 1911" lower left. Sight – 19 3/4" H x 29 1/2" W. Framed – 30" H x 40" W. Provenance: Estate of internationally known ragtime pianist and historian Johnny Maddox, Gallatin, TN. CONDITION: Overall good condition. Showing craquelure throughout. [See more photos →]

$608.00
190 Lot 190: E.S. England, O/C, Farm Scene with Animals E.S. England, O/C, Farm Scene with Animals Lot 190: E.S. England, O/C, Farm Scene with Animals

E.S. England (United Kingdom, late 19th/early 20th century) oil on canvas painting depicting a farm scene with chickens and a rooster feeding from a tray with a rabbit looking on from a basket of leaves, against the stone wall of a farm house. Signed "E. S. England" lower right. Gilt metal placard with erroneous artist's name lower center of frame. Housed in a gilt wood with carved laurel leaf swag and egg and dart running pattern. Sight – 9 1/2" H x 13 1/2" W. Framed – 17" H x 21" W. CONDITION: Overall good condition with light craquelure and stretcher marks surrounding the canvas perimeter. Frame with cracks, largest 2 inches. [See more photos →]

$600.00
29 Lot 29: 2 Diamond Bands, 14K and Platinum 2 Diamond Bands, 14K and Platinum Lot 29: 2 Diamond Bands, 14K and Platinum

Two (2) Diamond Bands. 1st item: 14K white gold diamond wedding band containing five 3.7mm round brilliant diamonds, SI2/K-L with a total weight of approximately .90 ct. Ring size: 6.5 large. 4.7 grams. 2nd item: Platinum diamond eternity band containing twenty-five (25) 2.2mm full-cut round diamonds, VS/I-J with total weight of approximately 1.00 ct. Ring size: 8. 2.8 grams. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. CONDITION: Some surface wear on both ring mountings. [See more photos →]

$600.00
396 Lot 396: Antique Kazak area rug, 3'10" x 5'8" Antique Kazak area rug, 3'10" x 5'8" Lot 396: Antique Kazak area rug, 3'10" x 5'8"

Antique Kazak area rug, 3'10" x 5'8", wool on wool, three primary medallions of navy blue and green, russet field including human and animal figures, navy blue primary border, russet and green secondary borders, secondary colors of ivory, yellow, black, and brown. Circa 1900. Provenance: Former New York City estate. CONDITION: 6" long repair across blue border near one corner. Overall good pile. Minor corrosion to black wool. Ends reinforced. Sides rebound. [See more photos →]

$600.00
394 Lot 394: Antique NW Caucasian wide runner, 9'5" x 4' Antique NW Caucasian wide runner, 9'5" x 4' Lot 394: Antique NW Caucasian wide runner, 9'5" x 4'

Antique Northwest Persian or Caucasian wide runner, 115" x 44 1/2", wool on wool, Lesghi Star design with animals, male figures and hands with evil eye. Four primary medallions and three primary borders, bluish-black field and colors of red, blues, green, yellow, lavender, peach, and brown. Circa 1920-1930. CONDITION: Scattered crease wear measuring 2" L to 4" L plus areas of wear to warp and weft. Some corrosion of dark threads, especially in yellow medallion. Some abrash. Ends reinforced. Sides rebound. [See more photos →]

$600.00
199 Lot 199: M. Passoni O/C, French Cafe Impressionist Painting M. Passoni O/C, French Cafe Impressionist Painting Lot 199: M. Passoni O/C, French Cafe Impressionist Painting

Mario Passoni (Italy, b. 1929) impressionist oil on canvas painting titled "French Cafe" depicting figures in the interior of a Parisian cafe. Signed in red lower right. Robert Sills Gallery, North Hollywood, CA label en verso. Housed in a gilt carved rococo style frame. Sight – 19 5/8" H x 23 3/8" W. Framed – 26 3/4" H x 30 3/4" W. 20th century. Provenance: Brad Swanson Collection, Abingdon, VA. CONDITION: Painting overall very good condition, some minor abrasions and wear to frame. [See more photos →]

$576.00
145 Lot 145: Gold Jewelry Jadite Set Gold Jewelry Jadite Set Lot 145: Gold Jewelry Jadite Set

Three piece 14k and 10k yellow gold and oval green jadeite jewelry consisting of 14k link bracelet, 7 1/4" L with safety clasp, pair of 14k oval earrings with clip-backs for non-pierced ears, 7/8" H x 3/4" W, and 10k oval filigree pin/pendant, 1-1/2" x 1-1/4". 48.3 grams including stones/3 items. CONDITION: All items in very good condition. [See more photos →]

$576.00
383 Lot 383: 19th Century Wood Artist Mannequin 19th Century Wood Artist Mannequin Lot 383: 19th Century Wood Artist Mannequin

19th century folk art wood artist lay figure or mannequin, modeled as a female with hand painted facial features, articulated head, arms and legs. Incised initials on back of head reading "L. S.". Wrought iron stand included. Torso – 31 3/4" H x 13" W x 6" D. Legs – 31 3/4" L. 63 1/2" total H. Provenance: Brad Swanson Collection, Abingdon, VA. CONDITION: Figure is missing hands and feet, possibly never fitted for them. Legs currently not attached and no evidence that they were permanently attached, legs fit into the lower torso. Figure articulates at the arm and leg joints. Old repaired break to lower front torso. Back of head with wear, not fully finished. General wear and abrasions to torso. Inconsistencies in patina to wood. [See more photos →]

$576.00
304 Lot 304: 4 Himalayan Carved & Painted Ritual Masks 4 Himalayan Carved & Painted Ritual Masks Lot 304: 4 Himalayan Carved & Painted Ritual Masks

Four (4) Himalayan Masks, carved and painted wood, including nobleman, ogress, monkey, and Monpa. All India or Nepal, late 18th/early 19th century. Ranging in size from 9 1/2" H x 6" W to 13" H x 9 1/2" W. Provenance: Originally purchased at Sotheby's sale of Indian and Southeast Asian Art, March 26, 1998. Provenance: Estates of Olen Bryant and late Vanderbilt University art professor Thomas Brumbaugh, Clarksville, Tennessee. CONDITION: All masks exhibit wear, abrasions, and small losses and shrinkage splits. Monkey mask with losses to ear tips and insect damage. Monpa mask with metal staple repair to upper left side. Long vertical split to Nobleman mask. [See more photos →]

$570.00
345 Lot 345: Hungarian Ignac Fischer Reticulated Urn Lamp Hungarian Ignac Fischer Reticulated Urn Lamp Lot 345: Hungarian Ignac Fischer Reticulated Urn Lamp

Hungarian Ignac Fischer reticulated and covered pottery urn, converted into an oil lamp with gilt metal mounts and a gilt metal foliate vase with 4 candelabra arms. Base of urn stamped "FischerJ/Budapest" and numbered. 13 1/2" total H x 17 3/4" total W. Late 19th century. Provenance: Estate of Celia (Cece) Webb, Nashville, TN. CONDITION: Base of urn and cover drilled to accomodate lamp fittings. Overall oxidation to metal. [See more photos →]

$544.00
146 Lot 146: 14k Dragon Diamond Ring w/ Jade Jewelry 14k Dragon Diamond Ring w/ Jade Jewelry Lot 146: 14k Dragon Diamond Ring w/ Jade Jewelry

14k Dragon diamond ring with jade jewelry, 3 items total. 1st item: 14k rose gold and diamond ring designed as two dragons encircling three round old mine cut diamonds with a total weight of approximately .90 ct. (SI-I, J-K). One faceted ruby eye and one cabochon garnet eye. 20mm Ht, ring size: 7 1/2. 7.3 grams. 2nd item: 14k yellow gold oval jade and cultured pearl pendant with gold leaf petal decoration on 14k 16" long chain, 4.5 grams total. 3rd item: Pair of 14k yellow gold oval jade dangle earrings with screw backs, companion to necklace. 18mm length. 3.9 grams. CONDITION: All items in good condition. Note earrings with screw backs. [See more photos →]

$544.00
137 Lot 137: 9 Assorted Lalique Novelty Crystal Items 9 Assorted Lalique Novelty Crystal Items Lot 137: 9 Assorted Lalique Novelty Crystal Items

Nine (9) Assorted Lalique novelty crystal items including a pair of "Les Enfants" shot glasses, each with two frosted panels of decoration, a figural quail on a round pedestal base, a round pin dish with bird border, a small round "8 Faces" dish or ashtray, a round "Honfleur Geranium" dish, a small "Leda and the Swan" figural, an urn form "Saint Cloud" vase, and a Tokyo Flower cigarette holder or small vase. All with incised Lalique/France mark to the bases. Ranging in size from 1 3/4" H to 4 1/2" H. 20th Century. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. CONDITION: All pieces overall very good condition with minor general wear. [See more photos →]

$544.00
111 Lot 111: 3 Folk Art Works 3 Folk Art Works Lot 111: 3 Folk Art Works

Three (3) Folk Art works. 1st item: Sam Ezell (American/North Carolina, b. 1953) Southern folk art oil on canvas painting depicting a young Native American brave against a white backdrop, playing with a yo-yo and with the word "MOM" tattooed on his left arm. Signed lower right. Unframed. 24" H x 18" W. 2nd item: Brian Dowdall (American, 1948-2018) outsider art collage consisting of a brightly painted pizza parlor scene depicting faces and animals on cardboard pizza box with a figure cutting a pizza to the center, mounted onto a pink and glitter painted wooden background. 24" Square. 20th century. 3rd item: Sister Juanita Leonard (LA, 20th century) oil on plywood panel painting of colorful green chicken against bright yellow background. Signed "J Leonard" lower left center. 13 5/8" x 10 5/8" unframed. Southern, 20th century. CONDITION: 1st item: Some scattered rubbing to perimeter of canvas, otherwise overall good condition. 2nd item: Overall good condition. 3rd item: 5/8 inch diagonal break to lower left corner. [See more photos →]

$544.00
32 Lot 32: 1886 Gold Coin Pendant 1886 Gold Coin Pendant Lot 32: 1886 Gold Coin Pendant

1886 Liberty Head five dollar gold coin, (0.900 fineness) mounted in 14k yellow gold Greek key and rope bezel frame, 1 1/2" diameter overall. 15.6 grams total. Provenance: Private Knoxville, TN estate. CONDITION: Coin in circulated condition. Minor surface wear to frame. [See more photos →]

$544.00
283 Lot 283: 323 Native American artifacts, incl. Abel Site, FL Net Fragment 323 Native American artifacts, incl. Abel Site, FL Net Fragment Lot 283: 323 Native American artifacts, incl. Abel Site, FL Net Fragment

Three hundred and twenty-three (323) Native American artifacts, including Abel Site, Florida fish net fragment. 1st item: Abel Site, Florida century plant or yucca charred fish net fragment. Museum accession number and handwritten attribution note, en verso. Housed under glass in an oval metal frame. Fragment – 2 3/4" H x 1 7/8" W. Framed – 4 1/2" H x 3 1/2" W. Note: Handwritten note with attributed states that the fragment was found "…in 1932 and acquired by J.E. Moore, a retired Smithsonian man on 4/24/51. See page 17, 'Terra Ceia Site, Manatee County, Fla.' published by Univ of Fla. in 1951. Acquired from Moore 6/12/59". 2nd item: Copper circular breastplate fragment with pierce hole to top center. One sticker label. 3 3/4" H x 5" W. 3rd-8th items: Five (5) clay trade pipe bowls, four (4) with molded human effigies and one (1) with deep, curved lines. Approximately 1 3/4" H x 1 5/8" L x 1 1/8" D. 9th-74th items: Sixty-five (65) carved stone and flint Nodena points. Most with accession numbers. Housed under glass in a wooden case. Ranging in size from 1" L x 5/8" W to 2 1/4" L x 7/8" W. Case – 11 1/4" H x 20 5/8" W x 1 1/4" D. 66th-113th items: Forty-eight (48) Columbia River carved stone, obsidian, and flint bird points. Two old sticker labels, front of case, handwritten attribution inscription, en verso of case. Ranging in size from 5/8" L x 1/2" W to 1 3/8" L x 3/8" D. Case – 13" H x 17 3/8" W x 1 3/8" D. Note: Attribution inscription reads "Fine Columbia River Finds by Chas. Beckman…". 114th item: Talley Farm, Sumner County, Tennessee strand of marginella shells of varying sizes, strung with modern materials. Old paper label with attribution. Approximately 22 1/2" L. 115th-117th items: Three (3) strands of small marginella shells, strung with modern materials. Approximately 33 1/2" L. 5th item: String of white tube and barrel shell beads of varying sizes, strung with modern materials. Approximately 25 1/2" L. 118th-182nd items: Group of sixty-four (64) assorted artifacts, including fifty-six (56) round stone or pottery beads, two (2) rock pendants with incised designs, two (2) stone projectile points, two (2) marginella shells, one (1) grey ware pottery tube bead, one (1) clear stone, and one (1) metal fragment. Ranging in size from 3/8" dia. to 2" W. 183rd-323rd items: One hundred and forty (140) obsidian buttons of varying sizes, each with pierced hole to center. Ranging in size from approximately 1/2" dia. to 5/8" dia. Provenance: Consignor inherited from the estate of Dr. Joseph Stickley of Chattanooga, TN (d. 2001). CONDITION: Overall good condition with chips, wear, etc. to be expected from age and manner of use. 1st-113th items: Not examined outside of cases. [See more photos →]

$540.00
72 Lot 72: European Watercolor on Paper Street Scene European Watercolor on Paper Street Scene Lot 72: European Watercolor on Paper Street Scene

European watercolor on paper depicting a 19th century cityscape scene with a large central cobblestone town square filled with strolling figures, figures on horseback, horse drawn carriages and lined by large stone buildings, a small dog foreground and large church at the end of the square. Housed in a contemporary silvered gilt frame. Signed "WMakoba" lower right underneath mat. Sight – 20 5/8" H x 30 1/8" W. Framed – 30 3/4" H x 45 1/2" W. CONDITION: Overall very good condition with slight creases right side: 2" vertical in sky and 5" horizontal across buildings. [See more photos →]

$512.00
78 Lot 78: 2 English/Scottish Barometers, incl. inlaid 2 English/Scottish Barometers, incl. inlaid Lot 78: 2 English/Scottish Barometers, incl. inlaid

Two (2) English and Scottish barometers. 1st item: Mahogany wheel barometer, unsigned, inlaid mahogany case with broken arch pediment with brass urn finial, "dry/damp" window, thermometer, circular convex center mirror, silvered dial barometer and level window at base. 38 1/2" H x 10" W x 1 3/8" D. English, mid 19th century. 2nd item: A. Lara, Glasgow, Scotland George III inlaid mahogany mercury stick barometer with broken arch pediment above glazed door with silvered plate. Contains mercury. 38 1/4" H x 4 1/2" W x 2 1/4" D at base. Early 19th century. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: This barometer contains mercury. Bone knob missing near lower end. 2nd item: Finial replaced. Contains mercury. Neither barometer checked for accuracy. [See more photos →]

$510.00
353 Lot 353: Collection of various Sterling Items & more Collection of various Sterling Items & more Lot 353: Collection of various Sterling Items & more

Assorted collection of sterling and silverplated objects including flatware, tableware and jewelry, 41 items total. 1st group: Gorham Chantilly pattern bread and butter plate (738), Wallace wine goblet (24), 4 1/8" H, International Prelude pattern baby cup and Webster small baby cup, 1 1/2" H, 8.915 total oz troy/4. 2nd group: Whiting Mfg. Co. Dresden with enamel pattern large berry/casserole spoon with gilt bowl, 8 1/2" L, Frank M. Whiting Neopolitan/Kings Court with enamel pattern salad serving fork, 8 3/4" L, Gorham Cambridge pattern lettuce serving fork, 9 1/2" L, Whiting Louis XV pattern long handled pierced bowl olive spoon, 8 3/4" L, Reed & Barton Love Disarmed pattern teaspoon, Gorham Chantilly pattern seafood fork (10.075 total oz troy/5). 3rd group: Assorted sterling silver jewelry including bow brooch with three blue glass stones, 2 Zina bug pins (1 1/2" x 1 1/4"), purse necklace, charm bracelet with religious themes; Italian bead necklace (18 1/4" L), circus wagon link bracelet, filligree link bracelet with green stones (7 1/4" L), 4.87 oz troy/8 items. 4th group: Miscellaneous assortment including sterling Sheaffer 2 pen set in original box; Cross sterling pencil holder; sterling grape scissors and sterling vanity scissors; sterling repousse button hook; 1 sterling overlay compact and 1 silverplated compact; 2 sterling baby rattles; crystal ink bottle with repousse sterling hinged lid; crystal rouge jar with removable sterling lid together with sterling thimble (0.425 oz t.); 800 silver lipstick case with fitted mirror (0.76 oz troy); 1 coin silver mustard spoon ((0.15 oz t); Elkington & Co. late 19th c. silverplate muddle spoon, 10 1/4" L; 3 sterling nakpin rings (1.04 oz troy) and 4 silverplate napkin rings. CONDITION: Most vintage items with some wear and/or monograms. [See more photos →]

$480.00
258 Lot 258: Henry Clay print after John Wood Dodge Henry Clay print after John Wood Dodge Lot 258: Henry Clay print after John Wood Dodge

Steel engraving portrait of Kentucky politician Henry Clay after the painting by J.W. Dodge, 1843. Engraved by H.S. Sadd, N.Y., Printed by John Neale. Plate – 19 1/2" H x 15" W. Sight – 24 3/8" H x 17 1/4" W. Framed – 29" H x 22" W. Provenance: The University Club of Nashville, TN; purchased American Classical Antiques, Nashville, 1997. CONDITION: Overall toning, some water damage lower left quadrant. [See more photos →]

$480.00
155 Lot 155: International Co. Sterling Water Pitcher, Beacon Hill International Co. Sterling Water Pitcher, Beacon Hill Lot 155: International Co. Sterling Water Pitcher, Beacon Hill

International Silver Co. sterling silver water pitcher, Beacon Hill pattern, S-scroll handle with acanthus leaf decoration, pear-shaped body and stepped round base. Maker's mark/Sterling/Beacon Hill/4-1/2 pts/10117/1 on base. 8 7/8" H, 22.49 oz troy. Not monogrammed. CONDITION: Excellent condition. Not monogrammed. [See more photos →]

$480.00
139 Lot 139: Murano Cenedese Art Glass Vase Murano Cenedese Art Glass Vase Lot 139: Murano Cenedese Art Glass Vase

Italian Murano Cenedese latticino caned art glass vase, in colors of red, blue, orange and green. Incised "Cenedese" on the base. Two (2) labels to bottom. 9 3/4" H. 20th century. CONDITION: Overall very good condition. Light scratching to the base. [See more photos →]

$480.00
96 Lot 96: George Washington Hood Oil on Panel, The Buccaneer George Washington Hood Oil on Panel, The Buccaneer Lot 96: George Washington Hood Oil on Panel, The Buccaneer

George Washington Hood (New Jersey, 1869-1949) oil on panel painting titled "The Buccaneer" depicting an 18th century pirate with a stern expression seated atop a chest in a rocky beach landscape, likely a painted illustration for a book. Signed "George Hood" lower right. Fragments of old brown paper backing with Boston City Club label reading "This picture presented to the Club by J.B. Lippencott, Phila" housed in an archival sleeve and attached with blue painter's tape, en verso of frame. Black ink inscription with additional artist's signature, en verso of frame. Housed in a black wooden frame with paper title placard, lower center, and paper label reading "195", lower left of frame. Sight – 24" H x 18" W. Framed – 25 3/4" H x 19 3/4" W. Early 20th century. CONDITION: Overall good condition. 3 areas of paper accretions in upper half of work; 6" horizontal line at figure's waist, 5" vertical line in top left, and 1/2" spot top right. Not examined outside of frame. [See more photos →]

$480.00
50 Lot 50: Large Herend Bottle Form Vase Large Herend Bottle Form Vase Lot 50: Large Herend Bottle Form Vase

Large Herend porcelain bottle form vase in the Chinese Bouquet pattern, green with wide flaring rim and basketweave ground, gilt highlights throughout. Blue Herend stamp mark and numbered on the base. 20" H. 20th century. Note: This item was purchased by the consignor while traveling in Hungary. CONDITION: Overall very good condition. [See more photos →]

$480.00
381 Lot 381: Virginia Dudley Art Archive, incl. Pottery Virginia Dudley Art Archive, incl. Pottery Lot 381: Virginia Dudley Art Archive, incl. Pottery

Virginia (Evelyn) Dudley (TN/Georgia, 1913-1981) art archive including a large signed abstract painted silk wall hanging mounted onto linen (Sight – 67 1/2" H x 35" W, Overall – 70 1/2" H x 63" W), a copper enameled abstract plaque depicting a cat (4 1/8" H x 7 1/8" W), a signed pottery soap dish (1 1/8" H x 3 5/8" W), a signed pottery cup (2 1/2" H) and four (4) artist's biography cards. Biography: Virginia Dudley studied with Frank Baisden at the University of Chattanooga during her early college career. She subsequently won a scholarship to the Art Student League in New York, where she studied from 1940 to 1945. She received a masters degree from Claremont College in California in 1950. It was there that she began studying enamel work. Her work is presently on display in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Library of Congress, Emerson Museum of Art in Syracuse, N.Y., the Georgia Museum of Art and in the Mezzanine at the Hunter Museum of American Art. During the artist's life, she maintained a studio in Rising Fawn, Georgia. She was best known for her work in enamel on copper, which included pins, trays and large, elaborate wall pieces (courtesy: Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN). CONDITION: Some seam separation to back of wall hanging, not affecting the silk painting. Stains to one artist's bio card. Minute chipping to copper plaque. [See more photos →]

$480.00
428 Lot 428: 14 Designer Scarves, incl. Etro, G. Von Etzdorf, Kevin O'Brien 14 Designer Scarves, incl. Etro, G. Von Etzdorf, Kevin O'Brien Lot 428: 14 Designer Scarves, incl. Etro, G. Von Etzdorf, Kevin O'Brien

Fourteen (14) Designer Scarves, including Etro, G. Von Etzdorf. 1st-6th items: Four (4) tagged Etro and two (2) attrib. Etro scarves, five (5) are wool/silk blend, one (1) is 100% silk. 7th-9th items: One (1) tagged Georgina Von Etzdorf and two (2) attrib. Von Etzdorf, all with velvet. 10th item: Richard Fischer scarf, silk with velvet. 11th item: Kevin O'Brien scarf, hand-painted silk and velvet. 12th-14th items: Miscellaneous untagged scarves, silk and velvet. Sizes range 10" x 58" to 53" square. Provenance: Private Knoxville, TN estate. CONDITION: Overall very good condition consistent with light usage. [See more photos →]

$480.00
344 Lot 344: 7 Graduated Copper Pots 7 Graduated Copper Pots Lot 344: 7 Graduated Copper Pots

Group of seven (7) vintage copper pots with iron handles and copper rivets, all of graduated size ranging from 4" to 8 3/4". Total weight, 12.4 lbs, Likely French, early/mid 20th century. CONDITION: Scattered small dents and spots of oxidation, overall good condition. [See more photos →]

$450.00
77 Lot 77: 2 framed religious icon paintings 2 framed religious icon paintings Lot 77: 2 framed religious icon paintings

Two (2) religious icon paintings, likely Russian or Greek, one depicting the Madonna and Child, and the other depicting a Saint holding the Bible, flanked by bust length vignettes of other saints. Each tempera on panel with velvet mat and stained molded wood shadowbox frame. Madonna – 7" x 5 1/2" sight, 11" x 9 1/2" framed. Saint – 7" x 5 1/4" sight, 11" x 9 1/4" framed. Continental, late 19th/early 20th century. Provenance: Estate of internationally known ragtime pianist and historian Johnny Maddox, Gallatin, TN. CONDITION: Madonna and Child: Very good condition, loose in frame. Saint: Craquelure, especially to hair, full length vertical shrinkage split to panel at right side and some smaller shrinkage cracks across Bible. [See more photos →]

$450.00
47 Lot 47: Framed Porcelain Plaque Signed Wagner, Woman with Candle Framed Porcelain Plaque Signed Wagner, Woman with Candle Lot 47: Framed Porcelain Plaque Signed Wagner, Woman with Candle

Oval KPM style hand painted porcelain plaque depicting a young woman wearing a bonnet, her face illuminated by a candle held in her hand. Signed "Wagner" lower left. Impressed oval mark attributed to Hutschenreuther with the number 12, en verso. Housed in a carved giltwood Rococo style frame with pierced corners. Plaque – 5" x 4". Framed – 11" x 10-1/2". Provenance: Estate of Celia (Cece) Webb, Nashville, TN. CONDITION: Plaque in overall excellent condition. Frame has had multiple small repairs and has some small losses and areas of wear to gilding. [See more photos →]

$450.00
307 Lot 307: 2 Tibetan Bronze Deity Sculptures 2 Tibetan Bronze Deity Sculptures Lot 307: 2 Tibetan Bronze Deity Sculptures

Pair of bronze Tibetan deity altar sculptures, one depicting a standing male figure with four arms and holding an object in each hand and the other depicting a standing female goddess, both with square bases. The male sculpture additionally mounted onto a black marble base. Male sculpture – 14 1/8" H x 6 1/4" W. Female sculpture – 13" H x 4 1/8" W. 19th century. Provenance: Estate of Celia (Cece) Webb, Nashville, TN. CONDITION: Both with heavy oxidation and wear. Square bases are mis-shapen with wear and losses. [See more photos →]

$448.00