Ship Diorama of Ship “Lillian”

Ship Diorama of Ship "Lillian"Ship Diorama of Ship “Lillian”  – $5000

Ship Diorama of a two mast ship,
‘Lillian’ with a matching row boat.

The sails and hull are carved from wood. Mounted in a red painted stepped frame.

New England, c. 1890. 28″ x 22″ x 7 1/4″.

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Hepplewhite Country Chest

Hepplewhite Country ChestHepplewhite Country Chest – Sold

Hepplewhite country chest with four graduated drawers resting on exaggerated spade feet. Made of tiger maple, maple and pine.

New Hampshire, c. 1800-1820, 36 ¼” x 37 ¼” x 18”.

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Early Twentieth Century Game of Chance Spinning Wheel

Early Twentieth Century Game of Chance Spinning WheelEarly Twentieth Century Game of Chance Spinning Wheel – $1800

Game of chance spinning wheel, vibrantly painted with red, yellow, green and black, with 20 randomly  ordered numbers.

The center cut out with four variform spokes and a brass central hub. American, c. 1920. 29” diameter.

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Carved Whaleboard by Captain George Grant

Carved Whaleboard by Captain George GrantCarved Whaleboard by Captain George Grant –  $7500

Small carved and painted whale species board by Captain George Grant featuring twelve carved whales, mounted on a painted pine board with roped frame.

Signed on the back with description of whales carved. c. 1930, 8 ½” x 10 ½”.

George Grant (1857-1942), the son of nantucket’s most successful whaling captain Charles Grant, was born in Samoa in 1857 during a whaling voyage. His mother, Nancy Grant traveled with her husband and gave birth to all her children at ports in the Pacific.George Grant harpooned his first whale at age sixteen and continued in the whaling business into his thirties. Later in life he became the Nantucket Historical Association’s first curator of the Whaling Museum.

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Polychrome Double Sided Game Board

Polychrome Double Sided Game BoardPolychrome Double Sided Game Board – $8500

Polychrome double sided game board. The parcheesi board is painted with multiple colors with a crimson red ground. The opposing side is a checkboard with fanciful yellow painted corner motifs. Great original surface.

American, c. 1900, 18 ¾” x 18 ½”.

Reference    “The Art of the Game” by Tim Chambers and
Selby Shaver, plate 65.

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Large Shipbuilder’s Half Hull

Large Shipbuilder’s Half HullLarge Shipbuilder’s Half Hull – $4000

Large ship builder’s half hull model of lift construction painted in black and brown with leaf vinery. Mounted on a black backboard with decorative border.

American, c.1850: 11 1/2” x 60”.

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Multi Colored Blanket Chest

Multi Colored Blanket ChestMulti Colored Blanket Chest – $9500

Diminutive sized blanket chest with a multicolored painted geometric design and applied molding, standing on a bracket base with short turned legs.

Western New York, c. 1820, 20 ½” x 32” x 17”.

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Polychrome Double Sided Game Board

Polychrome Double Sided Game BoardPolychrome Double Sided Game Board – $2400

Polychrome double sided game board with applied molding. The parcheesi side is painted with green, red, yellow, blue and purple with leaf and floral decoration. The opposing side is a checker board with a red and gold playing surface.

American, c. 1900, 31 ½” x 21 ½”.

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Turk’s Head Countertop Tobacconist Figure

Turk’s Head Countertop Tobacconist FigureTurk’s Head Countertop Tobacconist Figure – $7500

Exceptional carved figure with a painted turban and gilded yelek, with great facial details.

Carved from a single piece of pine, on a later base.

American, c. 1860-1870.

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Ship Diorama of Four Masted Schooner

Ship Diorama of Four Masted SchoonerShip Diorama of Four Masted Schooner – $2000

Ship diorama of a four masted schooner with carved wooden hull, sails, masts, and accoutrements.

Mounted in a deep varnished mitered wood frame with painted putty sea and painted background of the sky and a shoreline and steamer in the background.

New England, c. 1930, 18 ¼” x30 ½”.

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Vibrantly Painted Jelly Cupboard

Vibrantly Painted Jelly CupboardVibrantly Painted Jelly Cupboard – $6500

Vibrantly painted jelly cupboard with two short drawers over a long drawer and a pair of paneled doors with a scalloped apron and wooden knobs.

Decorated with the original faux yellow and ochre paint. Untouched original condition. New York, c. 1820. 48 ¾” x 42 ½” x 17 ½”

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Woolie Featuring Steamer “HMS Renaldo”

Woolie Featuring Steamer HMS RenaldoWoolie Featuring Steamer “HMS Renaldo” – $4500

Sailors woolwork of English steamer “HMS Renaldo”.  

c. 1860. 18 ½” x 22”. 

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Carved and Painted Rooster

Carved and Painted RoosterCarved and Painted Rooster – $4500

Colorful ship diorama of a four masted ship under full sail, with a pilot boat and lighthouse in the foreground on a molded putty painted sea. The hull, sails, masts, are all carved from Pine.

American, c. 1950. 21 ½” x 35 ½” x 5”.

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“School of Salmon” Oil on Board by Charles Wilkinson

School of SalmonSchool of Salmon – Oil on Board by Charles Wilkinson – $2000

School of Salmon
Oil on Board
Charles Wilkinson c. 1975

28 ¼” x 42 ½”

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Pair of English Leather Parlor Chairs

Pair of English Leather Parlor ChairsPair of English Leather Parlor Chairs – $8500

Pair of William IV gentleman’s brown leather parlor chairs with reclined tufted backs and padded open arms with spindle supports and scrolled armrests on turned feet with original castors. English, c. 1890.

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Vintage Hand Colored Map of Nantucket Island

Hand colored vintage map of Nantucket Island, decorated with small illustrations of clipper ships, a spouting whale, a compass rose and simple cartography, showing villages, ponds, major roads and beaches. In the style of Austin Strong. Unknown maker, c. 1970  33” x  41”x 2 ½”.Vintage Hand Colored Map of Nantucket Island – $2800

Hand colored vintage map of Nantucket Island, decorated with small illustrations of clipper ships, a spouting whale, a compass rose and simple cartography, showing villages, ponds, major roads and beaches.

In the style of Austin Strong.

Unknown maker, c. 1970  33” x  41”x 2 ½”.

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5” Open Round Nantucket Lightship Basket by Ferdinand Sylvaro

5” Open round Nantucket lightship basket with original paper label with oak staves and handle and a sycamore bottom. Made by Ferdinand Sylvaro (1868-1952).5” Open Round Nantucket Lightship Basket by Ferdinand Sylvaro – $3200

5” Open round Nantucket lightship basket with original paper label with oak staves and handle and a sycamore bottom.

Made by Ferdinand Sylvaro (1868-1952).

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One Egg Nantucket Lightship Basket

One egg Nantucket lightship basket in great condition with a rich honey patina, made with oak staves and swing handle. Unknown maker, c. 1940, 3” diameter.One Egg Nantucket Lightship Basket – $1200

One egg Nantucket lightship basket in great condition with a rich honey patina, made with oak staves and swing handle.

Unknown maker, c. 1940, 3” diameter.

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4 ½” Open Round Nantucket Lightship Basket by Sherwin Boyer

4 ½” open round Nantucket lightship basket with Boyer stamp. Made by Sherwin Boyer (1907-1964).4 ½” Open Round Nantucket Lightship Basket by Sherwin Boyer – $600

4 ½” open round Nantucket lightship basket with Boyer stamp.

Made by Sherwin Boyer (1907-1964).

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Marquetry Sewing Box

Marquetry BoxMarquetry Sewing Box – $2500

Marquetry sewing box with tumbling block and star design.

Hinged top opening to a fitted interior with tray.

American, c. 1860, 4 ¾” x 12” x 8”.

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Multicolored Checkerboard

Multicolored CheckerboardMulticolored Checkerboard – $1800

Double sided painted gameboard with a red, black, green and yellow checkerboard with an “X” painted gameboard on the reverse side.

American, c. 1900, 16” x 16”.

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7 ½” Open Round Nantucket Lightship Basket by Rowland Folger

7 ½” Open Round Nantucket Lightship Basket by Rowland Folger7 ½” Open Round Nantucket Lightship Basket by Rowland Folger  –  $3500

7 ½” Open round Nantucket lightship basket with brass ears, with the interior bottom stenciled, “R Folger Maker, Nantucket, Mass,”.

Made by Rowland Folger (1803-1883) c. 1870.

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Painted “Full House” Card Sign

Painted "Full House" Card SignPainted “Full House” Card Sign – $1650

Painted green board illustrated with a full house hand of cards.

Signed “Dickinson, Signs”.  11 ½” x 47” x ½”

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Folky Rooster

Folky RoosterFolky Rooster – $1250

Folky rooster made of weathered metals, standing on a black painted wooden plinth. 

c. 1980, 20” x 19 ½” x 5 ¾”. 

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Sheet Metal Indian Weathervane

Sheet Metal Indian WeathervaneSheet Metal Indian Weathervane – $3500

Painted sheet metal Indian scout weathervane with a headdress, and bow, holding a tomahawk.

Original paint, American, c. 1950, 34” x 14”.

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