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601. [Revolutionary War Atlas], The Life of George Washington. Maps and Subscribers' Names, Philadelphia, C.P. Wayne, 1807, with 10 engraved maps, 22 pgs. of subscribers' names; this atlas volume is from the six volume The Life of George Washington, with maps of Revolutionary War cities, battlefields and troop movements, 9 in. x 11 in. $400/600

602. Two New Orleans Tax Books 1863 & 1869, folios, manuscript tax assessment entries for the 7th District, 1863; and the 8th District, 1869, the column for "SLAVES" lacking in the latter folio. $300/500

603. [Declaration of Independence]. facsimile copy of the first Dunlap broadside of the Declaration, R.R. Donnelly & Sons, Lakeside Press, 1970, after the original owned by Ira Corn and Joseph Driscoll, copyright, verso, 19 1/2 in. x 15 3/4 in., framed. $150/250

604. Two Original Manuscripts by George Washington Cable, How Louisiana Became a State and The Pirates of Barataria, c. 1883, 45 and 47 pgs., lined paper, loose, 8 in. x 5 in., apparently for The Century Magazine. $200/300

605. American Cast Iron "Fern" Pattern Settee, 19th c., foundry mark of James W. Carr, Richmond, VA, h. 28 in., w. 37 in., d. 13 1/2 in. $500/700
Provenance: The Friedle-Garrison Collection, New Orleans.

606. Small Spanish Baroque-Style Carved Walnut Mirror, 19th c., arched crest centered by urn cartouche, scalloped sides, mirror plate flanked by spiral colonnettes, shaped base, h. 42 in., w. 25 in. $200/400

607. Mississippi Confederate Veterans Camp Flag, late 19th c., linen, printed "SCOTT STATHAM CAMP/WINONA MISS.", 31 in. x 64 in., framed. $1000/1500
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.
Note: Walter Scott Statham was born in Wilkes Co., Georgia in 1832, and raised in Grenada, MS. During the war he was elected captain of the Grenanda Rifles, and eventually colonel of the 15th Mississippi Infantry. He died in Vicksburg on July 30, 1862. A possible origin of the flag is given in an article of the Confederate Veteran; "The outing given under the auspices of the Scott Staham Camp during the past summer at Stafford's Wells was attended by eight hundred quests, the feature of the day being the presentation of a beautiful banner to the Camp, the gift of Mrs. P.S. Dudley of Grenada, Miss., the sister of Col. Scott Statham..."
Ref.: Confederate Veteran, Volume IX, Nashville, TN, Cunningham, 1901, pg. 391.

608. American School, c. 1920, "General McPherson Marching from Vicksburg, October 15th, 1863", crayon and pencil on paper, signed and dated "J. Richardson Jr. Aug. 1920", lower right, sight 22 in. x 30 in., framed. $500/700
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

609. [Union Soldier Takes Jefferson Davis' Book Given by John Calhoun], Williams, James. The Plan of the Union, and the Structure of its Government, Explained and Defended, Baltimore, Sherwood & Co., 1848, signed by Davis on first flyleaf, and inscribed "from Mr. Calhoun", the pastedown inscribed "Taken fro m Jefferson Davis's library near Jackson, Miss. in July 1863 by Sergt. John A. Tighe, Co. K, 29th Mass. Vols., 9th Army Corps", brown cloth, 7 in. x 4 1/2 in. $400/600
Note: Union Company "K" mustered into service May 22, 1861. On or around July 9th, 1863 they were stationed near Jefferson Davis' house during the siege of Jackson. Sergeant Tighe was killed in battle near Petersburg, VA on June 17, 1864.
Ref.: Osborne, William. The History of the Twenty-Ninth Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry..., Boston, Albert Wright, 1877, pg. 244,

610. Judah P. Benjamin Autograph Letter Signed, two pages, dated from Washington, Feb. 5, 1861, to an unknown man, relaying, in part, "...I must go home this evening..." and "I will write you from N.O as I may be ordered to Montgomery", 7 in. x 4 in., together with Butler, Pierce. Judah P. Benjamin, Philadelphia, George Jacobs & Company, 1906. $700/1000
Note: The date of the letter is significant; Feb. 5 is the day after Louisiana joined the Confederacy, and Benjamin was afraid of being arrested if he didn't flee.

611. Civil War Passport for Family of Noted New Orleans Author Grace King, partially printed document, dated from New Orleans, October 1, 1862, granting "Mrs. Wm. King, seven children, and five servants, and personal baggage to go to the Parish of Iberville-and take 2 bbls. Flour, Box soap, Box candles, Box wine, Box sundries", under orders of Maj. Gen. Butler, 12 in. x 8 in.; together with a four page manuscript letter by Mrs. William King, dated October 6, 1862, detailing the trials of packing up and leaving "this miserable beleaguered city". $500/700

612. American "Prison Art" Carved Wood Wreath, possibly Civil War. $200/300

613. Civil War Era "Dixie" Sheet Music, two songs, incl.; I Wish I was in Dixies Land, New Orleans, Werlein, 1860, for piano and guitar, actually a pirated version of the original song: and Dixie War Song, "To the Boys in Virginia", Augusta and New Orleans, Blackmar & Bro., 1861, for piano. $150/250

614. Confederate John Slidell / Duncan Kenner Confiscation Papers, duplicate receipts of Union confiscated property for Duncan F. Kenner, "member of Rebel Congress, now a prisoner in Fort" (September 1, 1863); and John Slidell, "rebel", (August 20th, 1863). $100/150

615. President Chester Arthur Signed Appointment for World's Industrial and Cotton Centennial Exposition, manuscript document, signed by Chester Arthur, as President, and F.T. Frelinghuysen, as Secretary of State; dated from the City of Washington, June 8, 1883, appointing S.H. Buck a Commissioner of the Exposition, with eagle paper stamp, 13 1/2 in. x 17 1/2 in., period frame. $500/700
Note: Interestingly, cotton merchant Samuel Henry Buck (1841-1929), commissioned well-known New Orleans artist William Henry Buck (no relation), to paint one of his few sporting pictures, of Samuel Buck and his wife, Ann, on horseback.

616. Hemingway, Ernest. A Moveable Feast, New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1964, first edition, with "A-3.64[H]" on copyright page, with dust jacket: together with first edition of Hemingway's Islands in the Stream, 1970; Men at War, 1942, first edition, edited by Hemingway; and Hotchner, A.E. Papa Hemingway, New York, Random House, 1966; 4 books. $150/250

617. William Woodward (American/Louisiana, 1859-1939), French Quarter Etchings, 1938, first printing, with 54 plates, 11 1/4 in. x 8 3/4 in.; together with Arnold Genthe (American, 1869-1942), Impressions of Old New Orleans, 1926, 11 1/4 in. x 9 7/8 in. (2 pcs.) $400/600

618. American Painted Horseshoe Trade Sign, 19th c., each side painted "W.L. Riley", iron hanger, h. 32 in., w. 32 in., d. 1 3/4 in. $600/900

619. Iron "Pig" Weathervane, h. 15 3/4 in., w. 25 3/4 in., mounted to a plaster faux wood base, overall h. 18 1/4 in., w. 27 1/2 in., d. 4 in. $400/600

620. Cast Iron Fireback, 19th c., cast name "Thomas Potts", h. 23 1/2 in., w. 22 1/2 in. $300/500

621. Rock Crystal Fish, 20th c., h. 8 1/4 in., w. 14 1/4 in., d. 4 in., custom armature and stand, overall h. 13 3/4 in. $1000/1500

622. McKenney and Hall / Publishers, "Tish-Co-Han" and "Lap-pa-win-soe", c. 1837, 2 hand-colored lithographs on paper, after Charles Bird King (American/Rhode Island, 1785-1862), from History of the Indian Tribes of North America, drawn and printed by J.T. Bowen, sights 17 1/4 in. x 12 in., framed alike. (2 pcs.) $500/700

623. After John Gould (British, 1804-1881), "Cephalepis Lalandi" and "Iondalena Frontalis", 2 hand-colored lithographs, from Hummingbirds, sheets 14 5/16 in. x 21 1/4 in., framed alike. (2 pcs.) $400/600

624. Thirteen Newspaper Prints, incl. 6 Mardi Gras scenes, 4 New Orleans scenes, 2 New Orleans political cartoons and a portrait of Major General Nathaniel Banks, sights 15 1/4 in. x 10 1/4 in. to 14 1/2 in. x 20 1/2 in., 9 framed. (13 pcs.) $400/600
Provenance: Williamson-LeBlanc Collection, Cornstalk Fence House, New Orleans, and William Harris House, Natchez, MS.

625. Georges Lambert (French, 1919-1998), "Coastal Scenes", 2 lithographs on paper, each pencil-signed and inscribed "artist proof" lower margin, sights 4 5/16 in. x 7 1/2 in., framed alike. (2 pcs.) $300/500
Provenance: Estate of Eve Godchaux Hirsch, New Orleans.

626. Theodore "Fonville" Winans (American/Louisiana, 1911-1992), "Louisiana Governor Richard W. Leche", 1938, vintage silver gelatin print, signed and dated lower right, "Fonville Winans Estate Collection", 1995, stamp en verso, 4 7/8 in. x 3 7/8 in., unframed; together with "Leche Enjoying a Cocktail with Fonville Winans", 1939, silver gelatin print, unsigned, dated en verso, 14 in. x 11 in., framed. (2 pcs.) $300/500

627. Six Delano Studios Porcelain "Waterfowl" Dinner and Salad Plates, after original watercolors by Denis Puleston, dia. 11 in. and 7 in. $300/

628. Harris, Joel Chandler, Daddy Jake, The Runaway and Short Stories Told after Dark, New York, The Century Co., 1889, octavo, first edition, rebound in full gilt-tooled leather, inset into each pastedown is an original watercolor by George H. Norman. $600/900
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

629. [Leather Bindings], from the series The Easton Press One Hundred Greatest Books Ever Written, published by Easton Press, Norwalk, CT, 1970s, 69 volumes, all full leather, gilt lettering and board decorations, raised bands, silk end pages and ribbon markers, all gilt page edges. $200/400

630. [Medical], Lizars, John. A System of Anatomical Plates of the Human Body, Accompanied with Descriptions, and Physiological, Pathological, and Surgical Observations..., Edinburgh, London, W.H. Lizars and others, [n.d. 1840, folio (17 in. x 11 in.), with both text and atlas volumes, with 101 hand-colored and tinted plates. $800/1200
Provenance: Sotheby's, London, 2/15/2001, lot 49UA; Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

631. [Medical], Paaw, Petrus. Succenturiatus Anatomicus..., Leiden, Jodocus a Colster, 1616, 4to, 2 parts in one volume, title engraved in black and red, portrait of author en verso, 2 folding engraved plates, 58 engravings in text, contemporary vellum. $700/1000

632. [Medical], Scultetus, Johannes. Magazyn ofte Wapen Huys der Chirurgyns, Amsterdam, Brouwer, 1657, with 44 engraved plates of surgical instruments and surgical techniques, vellum, 8 in. x 4 1/2 in. $400/600
Provenance: Sotheby's, London, Travel and History Books, 5/8/86, lot 558; Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

633. [Medical], Sharp, Samuel. A Treatise on the Operations of Surgery..., London, J. and R. Tonson, 1758, seventh edition, full calf, 14 plates, 8 in. x 4 3/4 in. $150/250
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

634. [French Revolution Sheet Music], "Vive La Republique, An Offering from the United States to the National Republic of France", 1848, colored lithograph, sheet music cover, published by W. Hall & Son, 13 in. x 9 in., framed. $150/250
Provenance: Williamson-LeBlanc Collection, Cornstalk Fence House, New Orleans.

635. Liza Minnelli Autograph Album Page in Framed and Matted Tableau, incl. name plate, Cabaret 1972 black-and-white photograph and large clipped ink signature, 24 3/4 in. x 14 3/4 in. $100/150

636. [Siamese Twins, Chang & Eng], pictorial broadside, Siamese Twins, The United Brothers, Chang-Eng..., New York, J.M. Elliot, c. 1838-45, 12 3/4 in. x 8 in. $500/700

637. English Mahogany and Marble Balance Scale, late 19th c., marked "May Roberts/ London/ To Weight 4 lbs", removable brass pans, h. 6 in., w. 17 in., d. 6 3/4 in. Note: Crack to marble. $100/200

638. Antique English Surgical Set, 1857, mahogany box, the cartouche engraved "A Thank Offering/from/T.T. to C.J.E./Feb. 4, 1857", h. 2 3/4 in., w. 11 3/4 in., d. 4 3/8 in. $150/250
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

639. Antique English Medical Aspiration Set, Krohne & Sesemann, London, mahogany box with void cartouche, h. 2 in., w. 11 1/2 in., d. 5 3/4 in. $150/250
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

640. Antique English/American "Improved Magneto-Electric Machine", for "Nervous Diseases", original paper label, h. 4 1/4 in., w. 9 3/4 in., d. 4 1/2 in. $150/250
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

641. Antique English Medical Aspiration Set, in mahogany box, the silver cartouche engraved "John Lewellyn", h. 2 in., w. 11 3/4 in., d. 5 1/2 in.; together with a blood pressure cuff by J. Woolley & Sons; an ophthalmoscope and odoscope kit by Keeler, England, 3 boxes. $150/250
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

642. Energex Quack Medical Device, with Bakelite unit, glass attachments, original 16 page guise, cloth covered box, h. 3 in., w. 14 1/2 in., d. 9 in. $100/150
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

643. Antique English Post-Mortem Instrument Set, mahogany box with void cartouche, marked "DOWN BROS. LONDON", h. 3 in., w. 14 1/2 in., d. 10 1/2 in. $150/250
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

644. Antique Mahogany and Brass Vacuum Demonstration Device, 19th c., h. 14 1/4 in., w. 12 in., d. 6 1/2 in. $200/300

645. Three Vintage Lithographed Tin Toys, incl.: Marx wind-up Amos & Andy Fresh Air Taxicab, 1930s; Unique Art wind-up Artie the Clown, 1940s; Hubley battery operated Mr. Magoo Car, 1961; together with Irwin plastic wind-up Walt Disney's Dancing Cinderella and Prince, 1950s. $400/600
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

646. Group of 13 Antique Puppets in Old Suitcase. $400/600

647. Six Russian Lacquer Boxes, 20th c., largest h. 1 3/8 in., w. 4 in., d. 2 1/8 in.; together with 4 decorated eggs. (10 pcs.) $200/300

648. Continental Brass Repoussé Fireplace Screen, 19th c., decorated with pub scene, iron frame and later base, h. 29 in., w. 37 in. $300/500

649. Edwardian Silverplate-Mounted Oak Biscuit Barrel, h. 7 1/4 in.; together with a silverplate scimitar-shaped crumb brush, l. 13 3/4 in. $150/250

650. Georgian Silk Embroidery Memento Mori, 18th c., sight 16 1/2 in. x 14 in., framed. $100/200
Provenance: Estate of Gordon and Vera Noakes, Detroit, MI.

651. French Brass Two-Light Bouillotte Lamp, 20th c., oval paper shade, electrified, h. 22 in., w. 10 in., d. 6 3/4 in. $200/300

652. Continental Gilt Metal Six-Light Chandelier, 20th c., vasiform standard, scrolled arms, with ceiling crown, h. 29 in., w. 47 in. d. 6 in. $400/600

653. English Figural Gas Table Lamp, 19th c., with silvered metal figure of a Roman warrior, reticulated base, paw feet, Greek key etched globe, h. 19 3/4 in., dia. 6 1/2 in. $600/900
Provenance: The Friedle-Garrison Collection, New Orleans.

654. Antique French Cast Iron and Porcelain Bistro Table, base marked "SICRE JEUNE/PLACE DUPUY/TOULOUSE", h. 29 in., w. 18 1/2 in., d. 18 1/8 in. $300/500
Provenance: Lucullus Antiques, New Orleans; Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

655. Decorative Cast Iron Figural Garden Fountain, modeled as a turtle. $300/500

656. Antique Carved Marble Allegorical Statue of Hope, h. 39 1/2 in., w. 15 in., d. 14 in. $150/250
Provenance: The Friedle-Garrison Collection, New Orleans.

657. Pair of Continental Giltwood Faux Bamboo Mirrors, h. 48 in., w. 31 1/2 in. $200/400

658. Chippendale Mahogany and Parcel-Gilt Mirror, 18th c. and later, shaped scrolled crest and base, gilt pendant garland, h. 41 in., w. 22 in. $400/600

659. Scottish Oak Tall Case Clock, early 19th c., engraved brass dial with calendar aperture and sweep second hand, marked "Robt. Green/ Edinburgh", flanked by fluted columns, h. 85 1/2 in., w. 20 in., d. 10 in. $800/1200

660. George III Inlaid Oak Tall Case Clock, 19th c., with modern Hermle striking gong movement, dial arch with a pheasant hunter and hounds, h. 82 in., w. 17 1/2 in., d. 9 in. $800/1200

661. Chinese Famille Verte Porcelain Rouleau Vase, Kangxi Period, 17th/18th c., decorated with two shaped panels enclosing rocks, seasonal grasses, and flowering branches, h. 7 3/4 in. $400/600

662. Chinese Famille Verte Molded Porcelain Foliate Rim Dish, Kangxi Period, 17th/18th c., decorated with a central medallion enclosing a horseback warrior and attendant encircled by alternating figural and floral panels, base with "Henry Stern, New Orleans" label, h. 1 1/4 in., dia. 8 5/8 in. $300/500

663. Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Stem Bowl, 20th c., well with iron red dragon pursuing the flaming pearl, exterior with five bats, splayed foot with pendant leaves, Qianlong mark, h. 4 in., dia. 6 3/4 in. $400/600

664. Chinese "Imari" Porcelain Bottle Vase, probably 19th c., decorated with flower sprays, h. 10 in., mounted as lamp, h. (to socket) 16 1/4 in. $300/500
Provenance: Estate of Eve Godchaux Hirsch, New Orleans.

665. Pair Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Covered "Ginger" Jars, decorated with scrolling pea vine and double happiness characters, h. 8 3/4 in. $300/500

666. Adam-Style Painted Satinwood Occasional Table, oval top, conforming frieze, tapered legs, shaped stretcher, h. 29 in., w. 18 in., d. 15 in. $150/250

667. Antique English Mahogany Butler's Desk, fall-front fitted drawer flanked by cabinets fitted with drawers, lower doors enclose linen drawers, beehive feet, h. 46 1/4 in., w. 50 3/4 in., d. 23 in. $500/700

668. Antique Georgian-Style Inlaid Mahogany Bowfront Sideboard, shaped top, frieze drawer, flanked by cabinet doors, tapered legs, h. 35 1/2 in., w. 82 in., d. 27 1/2 in. $700/900

669. Vintage Tufted Leather Chesterfield Sofa, loose seat cushions, brass nailhead trim, h. 32 in., w. 73 in., d. 41 in. $1500/2000

670. Antique George III-Style Walnut Chest of Drawers, molded top above two short drawers, over two long drawers, bracket feet, later brasses, h. 34 in., w. 33 in., d. 17 7/8 in. $700/1000
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

671. Monumental George III-Style Mahogany Four-Part Breakfront Bookcase, early 20th c., molded cornice, glazed doors over paneled doors, brass astragals, conforming plinth base, h. 101 in., w. 179 1/2 in., d. 19 1/2 in. $3000/5000

672. Antique Georgian-Style Mahogany Bookcase, late 19th c., with Greek key cornice, lancet glazed doors, base with two drawers on square tapered legs, spade feet, h. 80 1/2 in., w. 45 1/2 in., d. 16 in. $1200/1800

673. American Tufted Leather Chesterfield Sofa, loose seat cushions, brass nailhead trim, h. 28 in., w. 85 in., d. 34 in. $1200/1800

674. American Federal Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Bowfront Chest of Drawers, early 19th c., graduated drawers, later pressed brass pulls, bracket feet, h. 33 1/2 in., w. 40 1/2 in., d. 20 1/2 in. $500/700

675. Antique Mahogany Butler's Tray, on custom-made stand, h. 19 in., w. 35 in., d. 26 in. $200/400
Provenance: Estate of Eve Godchaux Hirsch, New Orleans.

676. Pair of George I Carved Walnut Side Chairs, c. 1730, incised "VII" and "VIII" respectively, carved shell crest rail, shaped splat, shell-carved cabriole legs, paw feet, h. 41 in., w. 21 1/4 in., d. 18 1/8 in. $1500/2500
Note: The early Georgian chairs in the lot shown here are a sophisticated form often attributed to prominent London cabinetmakers such as Giles Grendey (1693-1780) and Samuel Bennett (1700-1741) during the reigns of George I and II. Featuring carved scallop shells, a scrolling splat, and cabriole legs, this stylish chair form displays elements of the Rococo style popular throughout Europe during the 18th century, while remaining streamlined and uncomplicated.
Ref.: Chicago Institute of Art. Accessed June 14, 2018; "LAPADA Guide to Walnut in Early 18th Century Furniture Making." The Associated of Art & Antiques Dealers. Accessed June 14, 2018.

677. Antique English Black Lacquered Papier-Mâché Tilt-Top Table, scalloped top with gilt chinoiserie decoration, turned standard, conforming base, h. 27 in., w. 23 1/4 in., d. 19 in. $200/300

678. Pair of Antique English Mahogany Cylinder Commodes, inset marble top, shelf interior, conforming plinth base, h. 29 in., w. 18 in., d. 18 in. $600/900

679. George III Carved Mahogany Side Chair, late 18th/early 19th c., pierced splat, square legs, H-stretcher, h. 38 1/2 in., w. 19 1/2 in., d. 16 1/2 in. $400/600

680. George III Carved Walnut Secretary-Bookcase, late 18th c. and later, pedimented dentil-molded cornice, fall-front desk, fitted interior, two drawers over three long drawers, ogee bracket feet, h. 91 in., w. 38 1/2 in., d. 21 1/2 in. $1500/2500

681. Six George III-Style Carved Mahogany Dining Chairs in the Hepplewhite Taste, late 19th c., incl. two armchairs and four side chairs, oval backs, swagged splats, shaped arms, needlepoint seats, shaped seat rail, cabriole legs, armchair h. 39 1/2 in., w. 21 3/4 in., d. 20 3/4 in.; side chair h. 38 in., w. 17 5/8 in., d. 16 1/2 in. $700/1000

682. English Carved Oak Dumbwaiter, 19th c., floral-carved molding, vasiform supports, three shelves, lobed feet, h. 46 3/4 in., w. 54 in., d. 20 in. $700/1000
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

683. Louis XVI-Style Bronze-Mounted Walnut Bedside Commode, early 20th c., marble top, frieze drawer above cupboard door, fluted tapered legs, h. 30 in., w. 14 3/4 in., d. 14 in. $300/500
Provenance: Windham Collection, Oxford, MS.

684. Empire-Style Bronze-Mounted Mahogany Linen Press, Henredon for Ralph Lauren, molded cornice, upper cabinet flanked by columnar stiles over 3 drawers, block feet, h. 69 3/4 in., w. 39 1/2 in., d. 20 3/4 in. $800/1200

685. Two Large and Decorative Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Vases, probably mid-20th c., incl. bottle-form, decorated with prunus, pine and bamboo, h. 23 1/4 in., and covered "Meiping" form, decorated with scrolling foliage, h. 26 1/4 in. $250/350

686. Pair of Chinese Export Polychrome Porcelain Ducks, h. 6 1/8 in., l. 9 in. $200/300

687. Pair of Chinese Canton Enamel Octagonal Bowls, faceted exteriors decorated with bird-and-flower panels on lime green grounds strewn with floral scrolls, h. 3 5/8 in., w. 10 3/8 in. $400/600

688. Continental Gilt Metal and Bleu Opaline Glass Four-Light Candelabrum, 19th c., foliate candlecups and arms, flared standard, marble base, hung with back-cut snowflake prisms, h. 21 1/4 in., dia. 17 in. $400/600
Provenance: Belle Alliance Mansion, Donaldsonville, LA.

689. Limoges Porcelain Fish Service, late 19th c., Lazarus Straus & Sons of New York import mark, incl. fish platter, l. 24 in.; 12 scalloped fish plates, dia. 9 1/4 in.; and sauceboat, w. 7 1/2 in., with undertray, l. 9 3/4 in. $300/400
Provenance: Estate of Eve Godchaux Hirsch, New Orleans.

690. Paris Porcelain Polychrome and Gilt Decorated Coffee and Tea Service in the Neoclassical Taste, c. 1830-1850, incl. coffee pot, teapot, covered sugar, creamer, and waste bowl. $400/600

691. American Sterling Silver Flatware Service, Watrous "Governor Bradford" pattern, pat. 1913, incl. 8 each: forks (l. 7 3/8 in.), knives, forks (l. 7 6/8 in.), knives, salad forks, cocktail forks, soup spoons and ice teaspoons; 11 teaspoons, 11 demitasse spoons, 6 butter spreaders (fh), cold meat fork, serving spoon, gravy ladle, cake knife (hh), cheese knife (hh) and sugar tongs; together with associated sterling flatware, incl.: 12 Coleman Adler soup spoons, 13 ice cream forks, 6 sipper/stirrers, 6 fruit knives (hh), 6 mother-of-pearl handled fruit knives, 5 assorted sauce and cream ladles and a lemon fork, total wt. (weighable) 98 troy ozs. (141 pcs.) $1200/1800
Provenance: Estate of Eve Godchaux Hirsch, New Orleans.

692. George III Sterling Silver Punch Ladle, London, 1798, probably Stephen Adams I, shell shaped bowl with Old English typt handle, l. 13 3/8 in., wt. 5.30 troy ozs. $200/300
Provenance: Estate of Eve Godchaux Hirsch, New Orleans.

693. Antique English Silverplate Soup Tureen, Boardman & Glossop, Sheffield, late 19th c., Greek key decoration and beading, h. 12 1/2 in., w. 17 in. $300/500
Provenance: Estate of Eve Godchaux Hirsch, New Orleans.

694. Victorian Sterling Silver Creamer, Robert Hennell III, London, 1847, pear-form lobed body, scroll handle and feet, foliate decoration throughout, retains gilt wash interior, h. 4 in., wt. 6.05 troy ozs. $150/250
Provenance: Estate of Eve Godchaux Hirsch, New Orleans.

695. Victorian Silverplate Toast Rack, 19th c.; together with 3 pairs of German silverplate serving tongs. $100/200
Provenance: Estate of Eve Godchaux Hirsch, New Orleans.

696. Antique English Silverplate and Ivorine Fish Service, John Sanderson, Sheffield, c. 1900, incl. 12 fish forks and 12 fish knives, each with sterling silver ferrule, fork l. 7 1/8 in., knife l. 8 3/8 in., original oak presentation case; together with an associated bone handled server. $200/400

697. Good Group of English Sterling Silver Flatware Serving Pieces, incl. George IV fish slice, George Turner, Exeter, 1825, act. 1809-1839, reverse typt fiddle handle, reticulated hatchet shaped blade, l. 11 3/8 in.; Victorian serving fork, Chawner & Co. (George William Adams), London, 1851, act. 1840-1884, King's pattern, reticulated tines, l. 10 3/8 in.; Georgian sauce ladle, Thomas and William Chawner, London, mid-18th c., marks rubbed, crested feather edge handle, shell-shaped bowl, l. 7 1/4 in.; total wt. 10.70 troy ozs. $300/500

698. Group of Silver Napkin Rings, incl. hunting scene, Birmingham, 1902, probably Charles Horner; cherub and trophée, Sutherland & Rhoden, Sheffield, date mark rubbed; scroll motif, Walker & Hall, Sheffield, 1913; sterling mounted example inset with Alfonso XIII 5 Peseta coin, Ferdin VII 8 Reales coin, bald eagle medallion and buffalo medallion; 2 unmarked chased examples and octagonal silverplate example. (7 pcs.) $250/350

699. Assembled Collection of Meissen Porcelain "Blue Onion" Dinnerware, late 19th/early 20th c., variously marked with crossed swords or Meissen in oval with star, incl. 14 dinner plates, dia. 9 3/4 in.; 8 luncheon plates, dia. 9 in.; 6 dessert plates, dia. 8 1/2 in.; 4 soups, dia. 9 1/4 in.; 8 demitasse cups and saucers (1 associated), h. 2 1/2 in., dia. 4 1/4 in.; 4 egg cups, h. 3/4 in. to 3 in. (52 pcs.) $700/900

700. Meissen Porcelain Scent Bottle, elongated bottle form with applied leaves and flowers, underglaze blue swords and mark impressed "160", h. 8 1/4 in. Note: Restoration to cover. $500/750
Provenance: M.S. Rau Antiques, New Orleans, 1997.

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