Tag Archives: Indian

Showtime Auction Services to Auction Two Single-owner Lifetime Collections

ANN ARBOR, Mich… An outstanding pair of single-owner lifetime collections –  one from Hal and Terri Boggess, the other from Mart and Kitty James – will be auctioned without reserve the weekend of Apr. 10-12 by Showtime Auction Services at the Washtenaw Farm Council Grounds, 5055 Ann Arbor/Saline Rd. in Ann Arbor. Other collections will […]

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Samuel Robb Indian, $40,625, Doyle New York

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Samuel Robb Indian, $40,625, Doyle New York

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Samuel Robb Indian, $40,625, Doyle New York Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A 19th century carved, painted cigar store Indian maiden attributed to Samuel Anderson Robb (1851-1928), 56 inches tall, sold for $40,625 at an American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts Auction held Oct. 1 by Doyle […]

Hearth to Hearth: Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice

Hearth to Hearth: Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – December 2003 By Alice Ross Mother Goose knew just how precious spices were. Not only were little girls made of “sugar and spice and everything nice,” but “a silver nutmeg and a golden pear” connoted something rare and costly. Whatever the […]