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Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More
Date/Period: Circa 1825 - SOLD


Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view

Measurement: Height: 11"; width: 37.75"; depth: 13.75"

Material: White pine

Condition: Very good original condition

Additional Information: Superb carved sea chest with all elements carved from the
solid. The top features a shield eagle flanked by stars and articulated banners, the front
depicts two facing whimsical sea creatures and a shield shaped carved escutcheon.
With two massive brass handles, projecting molded top, canted ends featuring, applied
brass stars and dovetail joinery.

SOLD

505-152


Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 2

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 3

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 4

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 5

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 6

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 7

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 8

Sea Chest, Carved Sailors Trunk, Eagle Surmounting American Shield & More, entire view 9



Federal Mirror, Commodore O.H. Perry, Carved Dolphins, Eglomise Tablet, Rare Form
Date/Period: Circa 1812-1820


Federal Mirror, Commodore O.H. Perry, Carved Dolphins, Eglomise Tablet, Rare Form, entire view

Measurement: 41" x 15.5"

Material: Mahogany, parcel gilt, reverse painting on glass

Condition: Good, water damage to eglomise as depicted, tiny loss to gilded flag canton
at 9-o’clock. Two small sections of backboard are missing from top section.

Additional Information: A most unusual, early Sheraton example. The lower frame is
surmounted by a reeded and dental molded top section flanked by a pair of carved and
gilt dolphins. Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry’s portrait is within a most magnificent
wreath; at the bottom is a panoply of arms interwoven with ribbon banner reading, “WE
HAVE MET THE ENEMY AND THEY ARE OURS”. Perry is flanked by two pair of
American flags above which is a spreading eagle clutching a ribbon. The vignette is
festooned by a wreath.

$3,800.00

232-388


Federal Mirror, Commodore O.H. Perry, Carved Dolphins, Eglomise Tablet, Rare Form, detail view 2

Federal Mirror, Commodore O.H. Perry, Carved Dolphins, Eglomise Tablet, Rare Form, detail view 3

Federal Mirror, Commodore O.H. Perry, Carved Dolphins, Eglomise Tablet, Rare Form, back view



Embroidered Wall Pocket, US Navy, Eagle, Shields, Flags, and Anchor
Circa 1810 to 1830
Unknown Maker
Silk floss on brushed cotton, printed cotton back


Antique Embroidered Wall Pocket, US Navy, Circa 1810 to 1830, entire view

(Overall good condition consistent with age; 7.5 by 4")

$1,455

232-286


Antique Embroidered Wall Pocket, US Navy, Circa 1810 to 1830, with ruler for scale




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