Naples, Florida Auction (390 Lots)
390 lots with images
September 12, 2013
Chicago, IL, USA
Description: A Pair of Figural Bronze Bookends, modern, in the form of a bear and bull. Height of tallest 7 inches.View additional info
Description: A Framed 19th Century Map of Florida, circa 1855, lithography printing by Bowne & Hasbrouck, New York, titled "U.S. Coast Survey...Sketch F... with a General Reconaissance of the Coast of Florida 1848-55," with later hand tinting, matted and framed. Height of print 23 inches x width 17 1/4 inches.
Condition Report: with fold lines (as issued). some browning along fold lines, and overall toning. tiniting somewhat faded. not examined out of frame.View additional info and full condition report
Description: Two Maritime Instruments, comprising a late 19th/early 20th century sextant set in a fitted mahogany case, and an early 20th century seismometer, within a beveled glass case. Larger case height 5 x width 11 x depth 10 inches.View additional info
Description: A Collection of Four Whale Teeth, comprising a scrimshaw tooth decorated with fishermen in a boat and a harpooned whale in the ocean, two tooth-section scrimshaw pendants decorated with figures on mermaids and an undecorated tooth section, together with a faux whale tooth scrimshaw reproduction decorated with various scenes and marked The Bark Cavalier of New Bedford. Length of longest 15 inches.
Condition Report: In overall good condition. The scrimshaw having no breaks, chips, or cracks and measuring 3 3/4 inches. The faux scrimshaw having a break and missing the tip.View additional info and full condition report
Description: An Order of Isabella the Catholic Grand Cross and Star, having superimposed parts silver of gilt and enamel, long vertical tapered pin and two side hooks on reverse, together with a second insignia of white enamel. Diameter of larger 3 inches.View additional info