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SCHUYLKILL COUNTY INK AND WATERCOLOR BIRTH CERTIFICATE, JOHANN CONRAD TREVITS (SOUTHERN PENNSYLVANIA, active 1775-1825), for Sarah Wolfgang b. 1811, 13 .25" x 16.25".

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $2,000-3,000

Price Realized: $3,555


HUDSON VALLEY GUMWOOD KAS, LATE 18th c., retaining an old red varnish surface, 78" h., 60" w.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $4,000-8,000

Price Realized: $10,665


AMERICAN OIL ON VELVET THEOREM, 19th c., of a basket of fruit, 17.5" x 22".

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $1,000-2,000

Price Realized: $4,977


WILHELMUS ANTONIUS FABER, (SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA 1790-1818), WATERCOLOR AND CUTWORK BOOKPLATE for Joseph Hoch, 6.5" x 4".

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $400-800

Price Realized: $4,617


PENNSYLVANIA CHALKWARE FIGURE OF A PREENING BIRD, 19th c., 5.75" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $400-800

Price Realized: $3,081


WILHELM SCHIMMEL (CUMBERLAND VALLEY, PENNSYLVANIA 1817-1890), CARVED AND PAINTED SPANIEL, 4.5" h., 6.75" w.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $10,000-15,000

Price Realized: $9,113


OIL ON CANVAS PORTRAIT OF A WOMAN, 18th c., 30" x 25".

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $800-1,200

Price Realized: $2,673


PENNSYLVANIA REDWARE DOG, 19th c., seated, clutching a basket in its mouth, 4.5" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $4,000-7,000

Price Realized: $7,110


TEN-GALLON STONEWARE CROCK, probably Morgantown, West Virginia, with cobalt floral decoration, 19" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $1,000-2,000

Price Realized: $3,318


PENNSYLVANIA PAINTED PINE SAWBUCK TABLE, ca. 1800, having a scrub top with an underhanging drawer, retaining an old green surface, 29" h., 76" l., 29.5" d.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $2,000-4,000

Price Realized: $4,617


PENNSYLVANIA WALNUT HANGING CUPBOARD, ca. 1770, the molded cornice over a raised panel door with original wrought iron hardware, above an open shelf with scalloped sides and apron, 36.5" h., 24" w.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $15,000-25,000

Price Realized: $18,960


PHILADELPHIA BRASS SURVEYOR'S COMPASS, DATED 1790, inscribed Benjamin Rittenhouse, 14.25" l., 6.5" dia. Provenance: Eldred's, March 29, 1986, lot 694; Philip Bradley & Co.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $3,000-5,000

Price Realized: $14,580


NEW ENGLAND PINE HANGING CORNER CUPBOARD, early 19th c., with scalloped sides, 56.25" h., 26" w.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $2,000-3,000

Price Realized: $3,318


PENNSYLVANIA STONEWARE COLLECTIONS BANK, 19th c., attributed to Remmey Pottery, inscribed Aramingo ME Church No.8, with overall cobalt tulip decoration, 10.25" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $4,000-8,000

Price Realized: $10,935


CHALKWARE CHRISTMAS LIGHT, 19th c., in the form of a Belsnickle standing atop a church, 19" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $1,000-1,500

Price Realized: $2,370


RARE PHILADELPHIA WILLIAM AND MARY WALNUT CHEST ON FRAME, ca. 1730, with overall line and berry inlay, the lid decorated with a large two-handled urn emanating with scrolling tulip vines, over a case with two short and three long drawers, separated by turned half round moldings, resting on a base with a single drawer supported by turned legs, 45" h., 42" w. Although the present chest survives with reduced legs and lacking the center front leg and stretchers, it is the only surviving example of the form known with line and berry decoration.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $30,000-50,000

Price Realized: $35,550


HISTORICAL BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE BALTIMORE ALMS HOUSE TEAPOT, 19th c., 8.25" h. Provenance: Property sold with the approval of the trustees of the Philadelphia Museum of Art to benefit acquisition funds.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $800-1,200

Price Realized: $8,888


AMERICAN REDWARE BIRDHOUSE, 19th c., inscribed To Rent for a Song, 5.75" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $400-600

Price Realized: $1,896


BALTIMORE, MARYLAND OR YORK, PENNSYLVANIA COPPER TEA KETTLE, ca. 1800, impressed W. Bailey, 6" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $500-800

Price Realized: $3,081


CHARLES C. HOFMAN (AMERICAN 1820-1882), OIL ON TIN Views of the buildings and surroundings of the Berks County, Pennsylvania Alms-House, with a central oval bird's eye view of the complex within an ornate border, surrounded by eight smaller vignettes of the outbuildings and the State Seal of Pennsylvania, signed right Charles Hofman painter 1878, retaining its original walnut frame, 32.5" x 39.5". This work was painted for Samuel Schoener who provided Hofman with a barn to sleep in and liquor to drink in return. It has descended in the family to the present owner. It was shown at the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller exhibit in 1968. This is probably the most exuberant and detailed Almshouse painting extant.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $125,000-175,000

Price Realized: $545,100


TURNED AND PAINTED WOOD HOGSCRAPER PUSH-UP CANDLESTICK, 19th c., 6 .75" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $300-500

Price Realized: $1,541


PETER DERR (BERKS COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA 1793-1868), iron and brass gimbaled kettle lamp, impressed P.Derr 1840, 8.75" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $4,000-6,000

Price Realized: $7,703


PENNSYLVANIA QUEEN ANNE WALNUT TALL CHEST, ca. 1760, probably Chester County, with three arched drawers over two short and four long drawers, all with herringbone inlay supported by straight bracket feet, 58.25" h., 39" w.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $4,000-8,000

Price Realized: $11,850


VIBRANT PENNSYLVANIA TIGER MAPLE CORNER CUPBOARD, ca. 1820, with a cove molded cornice over two four-lite doors, 83" h., 44" w.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $5,000-8,000

Price Realized: $14,220


NEW ENGLAND PINE AND MAPLE SPLAY LEG TAVERN TABLE, mid 18th c., 25" h., 29" w., 23.75" d.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $1,500-2,000

Price Realized: $5,214


PENNSYLVANIA CHIPPENDALE WALNUT DRESSING TABLE, ca. 1770, the molded edge top overhanging a case with four drawers, flanked by fluted quarter columns supported by shell carved cabriole legs, terminating in ball and claw feet, 28.5" h., 32.5" w.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $4,000-6,000

Price Realized: $10,665


PENNSYLVANIA STONEWARE LIDDED CROCK, 19th c., impressed Cowden & Wilcox Harrisburg Pennsylvania, with cobalt bird decoration, 10" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $500-1,000

Price Realized: $3,402


PENNSYLVANIA STONEWARE CROCK, 19th c., impressed John Bell, Waynesboro, with double-sided cobalt tulip decoration, 11" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $2,000-4,000

Price Realized: $8,295


AMERICAN REDWARE JUG, late 19th c., with a figural finial of a child holding a doll and manganese bands, 9.25" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $2,000-4,000

Price Realized: $3,888


NEW ENGLAND QUEEN ANNE TIGER MAPLE TAVERN TABLE, ca. 1765, with turret corners and turned legs terminating in pad feet, 27.25" h., 32" w.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $4,000-8,000

Price Realized: $26,070


PENNSYLVANIA PAINTED SEWING BASKET, with diminutive drawer in base, inscribed J.J.F. no. 26 1838, retaining its original red floral sprays on a dark green and yellow background, 4.5" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $1,000-1,500

Price Realized: $2,015


WILHELM SCHIMMEL (CUMBERLAND VALLEY, PENNSYLVANIA 1817-1890), CARVED AND PAINTED SPREAD WINGED EAGLE, retaining its original polychrome decorated surface, 6.75" h.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $10,000-20,000

Price Realized: $22,515


JACOBEAN OAK COURT CUPBOARD, 17th c., the panels with tulip, thistle, and floral carving, 59" h., 54" w.

Sold at Pook and Pook October 11-12, 2013.

Estimate: $1,500-2,500

Price Realized: $1,422


HISTORICAN BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE MT. PLEASANT CLASSICAL INSTITUTE PLATE, 19th c., impressed Clews, one of three known examples, 10.625" dia.

Sold at The Goldberg & Brown Collection of Historical Blue Staffordshire, Pook and Pook October 10, 2013.

Estimate: $4,000-6,000

Price Realized: $21,330


HISTORICAN BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE BOSTON STATE HOUSE LADIES SPITTOON, 19th c., 4" h.

Sold at The Goldberg & Brown Collection of Historical Blue Staffordshire, Pook and Pook October 10, 2013.

Estimate: $1,200-1,800

Price Realized: $7,110


HISTORICAL BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE LANDING OF LAFAYETTE TUREEN BASE, 19th c., impressed Clews, 8.375" w.

Sold at The Goldberg & Brown Collection of Historical Blue Staffordshire, Pook and Pook October 10, 2013.

Estimate: $400-600

Price Realized: $3,081


HISTORICAL BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE PENNSYLVANIA HOSPITAL/ALMSHOUSE BOSTON TUREEN AND UNDERTRAY, 19th c., tureen mismarked Capitol Washington, tureen - 11" h.

Sold at The Goldberg & Brown Collection of Historical Blue Staffordshire, Pook and Pook October 10, 2013.

Estimate: $6,000-9,000

Price Realized: $9,480


HISTORICAL BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE UPPER FERRY BRIDGE OVER THE RIVER SCHUYLKILL RETICULATED BASKET, 19th c., 3.5" h., 12.25" w., together with a Woodlands near Philadelphia undertray, 10.75" w.

Sold at The Goldberg & Brown Collection of Historical Blue Staffordshire, Pook and Pook October 10, 2013.

Estimate: $1,500-2,500

Price Realized: $9,480


HISTORICAL BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE THE JUNCTION OF THE SACANDAGA & HUDSON RIVERS PLATTER, 19th c., impressed Stevenson, 14.25" w.

Sold at The Goldberg & Brown Collection of Historical Blue Staffordshire, Pook and Pook October 10, 2013.

Estimate: $1,000-2,500

Price Realized: $4,029


FINE EARLY TIN PUNCH DECORATED LANTERN with single candle storage.

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $198


RARE FOUND FOOT WARMER (unusual form), with insert.

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $253


EXTREMELY RARE 6.75" T STONEWARE JUG with blue incised advertising "W. Grumbine Groceries & Liquors Hanover Pa." (even with hairline cracks this size is almost impossible to find).

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $467.50


RARE EARLY "HANOVER NO. 1" HAND PAINTED & DECORATED LEATHER WATER BUCKET (Hanover Pa.).

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $1347.50 purchased by the Hanover Historical Society




FINE EARLY PLUNGER STYLE BUTTER PRINT with urn & flower pattern.

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $825


FINE 1798 PRINTED HAND COLORED HEART DESIGN FRAKTUR, "Manchester Township York Co. Pa." according to the late Pastor Frederick Weiser this block printed hearts fraktur was printed in Hanover about 1800 by Lepart, also this was framed acid free by Carole Elicker 2003.

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $715


RARE "BABY" SKATERS LANTERN.

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $1,430


OUTSTANDING EARLY SHEET METAL ROOSTER WEATHERVANE with red paint (found in Virginia).

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $1,870




VERY FINE CIRCA 1810 MAINE SHERATON TAVERN TABLE with scalloped skirt, retains 95% of its original red & black paint with yellow & white, originally had 4 coats of paint on top & was professionally cleaned by Peter Dean, top is 20" x 28"  & 29" tall.

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $3,190


FINE LARGE ONION SHAPED RYE STRAW SHNITZ BASKET.

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $990




FINE EARLY PENNSYLVANIA 7' 7" TALL CASE CLOCK with original red paint, open arch with carved russets & 3 finials, clock face signed "Samuel Breneisen Adams Town".

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $2,750




OUTSTANDING EARLY 19TH CENTURY WALNUT PAINTED ONE DRAWER CANDLE STAND with shaped top, drawer opens on either side, black over red paint, dovetailed drawer box, turned center post on tri-legs.

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $2,420




FINE EARLY SIGNED "J.P. BECK" PENNSYLVANIA LONG RIFLE with tiger maple stock, flintlock (no patch box).

Sold at the PA OnSite Auction Services, Randy Dickensheets, Porters Americana Cataloged Auction, Bob Leese Collection October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $2,200


EARLY 19TH CENTURY BLUE AND WHITE COVERLET with lion and eagle border dated 1844 made for Elizabeth Soper (84" X 88").

Sold for Catherine (Kay) Hawthorne, York Fairgrounds, York, Pennsylvania, Allen and Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $650 which does not include buyer's premium


EARLY 19TH CENTURY BLUE AND WHITE COVERLET with lion border by B. French Waterville, NY dated 1835 (78" X 94").

Sold for Catherine (Kay) Hawthorne, York Fairgrounds, York, Pennsylvania, Allen and Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $1,300 which does not include buyer's premium


C. MCCORMICK EARLY 19TH CENTURY RED AND WHITE COVERLET with Eagle and Lion border dated 1841 (96" X 63"). Woven by Harry Tyler, Jefferson County, New York.

Sold for Catherine (Kay) Hawthorne, York Fairgrounds, York, Pennsylvania, Allen and Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $1,100 which does not include buyer's premium


SPECTACULAR MID 19TH CENTURY MULTI-COLOR COVERLET with floral and stage border woven by A.L. Brodbe, for P. Warner, Carroll County, Maryland 1853 (90" X 90").

Sold for Catherine (Kay) Hawthorne, York Fairgrounds, York, Pennsylvania, Allen and Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $1,050 which does not include buyer's premium


GEDDES, NEW YORK 6 GALLON BLUE AND GREY DECORATED STONEWARE BUTTER CHURN with original plunger and lid (20").

Sold for Catherine (Kay) Hawthorne, York Fairgrounds, York, Pennsylvania, Allen and Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $1,750 which does not include buyer's premium


EARLY 19TH CENTURY BLUE AND WHITE COVERLET WITH EAGLE, ROOSTER AND BIRD BORDER by M.A.D. dated FEBRUARY 8. 1831 (69" X 96").

Sold for Catherine (Kay) Hawthorne, York Fairgrounds, York, Pennsylvania, Allen and Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $1,200 which does not include buyer's premium


18TH CENTURY PENNSYLVANIA WALNUT QUEEN ANNE PERIOD TWO DRAWER PIN TOP WORK TABLE with Queen Anne pad feet circa 1740 (48" wide X 31" deep X 30" tall).

Sold for Catherine (Kay) Hawthorne, York Fairgrounds, York, Pennsylvania, Allen and Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $2,300 which does not include buyer's premium


PINE TWO PIECE CORNER CABINET with 12 pane glass door and butterfly shelves in two tone grain paint circa 1840.

Sold for Catherine (Kay) Hawthorne, York Fairgrounds, York, Pennsylvania, Allen and Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $2,300 which does not include buyer's premium


MID 19TH CENTURY PINE PENNSYLVANIA BENCH/HUTCH TABLE with two drawers in base. Feather grain paint on a scrub top. Mortises through ends of the table, circa 1840.

Sold for Catherine (Kay) Hawthorne, York Fairgrounds, York, Pennsylvania, Allen and Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers October 26, 2013.

Price Realized: $650 which does not include buyer's premium


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