A full-service auction company, Sharon Boccelli & Company is a trusted name in the antiques trade, with over 30 years experience buying, selling and appraising antiques and collectibles. Whether you need a complete estate liquidation, appraisals for probate or insurance, or to sell individual pieces, your needs will be handled professionally and promptly by our experienced staff.
Offering a collection of good fresh to the market antiques, including a Philadelphia Highboy, and a Ulysses S. Grant letter to Abe Lincoln passed down in the family of Edith Hunter, of NPR fame. A bird’s eye maple Chippendale desk, grain painted blanket chest, black forest carved clock, Tiffany sterling, CDV’s, and other accessories.
Hammer Price: 15,000
William Cummens, Roxbury Clockmaker born in 1768, died in 1834. Studied with the Willards and was trained by Simon Willard. Mahogany, satinwood inlaid case, ogee bracket feet, fluted columns, brass stops on either side, painted dial, brass finial.
Hammer Price: 15,000
Letter to Abe Lincoln, written at City Point VA, Feb 1st 1865. Discussing the troops and their readiness to move at the shortest notice. Grant overtook Lee in the spring of 1865.
Hammer Price: 4,250
Pr. of Chinese porcelain plaques framed, with printed verse, sight size is 7 1/2" x 4 3/4" and are framed.
Our spring sale includes a collection of American furniture, European & American silver, and period accessories consigned by a Topsfield MA gentleman, along with other period furnishings and accessories from several VT towns. An important early 1800’s memorial sampler and Memorium of Capt. Sewell Toppan of Newburyport MA, and bench made Eldred Wheeler tigered maple lowboy and console.
Hammer Price: 4,750
Central blue medalion w/ cream, red, blue, and floral pattern. Size is 13'4" by 9'8"
Hammer Price: 3,750
Crewel work and painting on silk, double tombstone of 3 of the Capt. Sewell of Newburyport MA family. Lydia Toppan Died 1800, Hannah P. Toppan died 1804,
Sewell Toppan died 1811
Hammer Price: 3,000
Oil on canvasboard, profile of a nude by Raphael Soyer, signed upper left, canvas size is 21 1/2" x 17 and is in original frame.
Hammer Price: 2,600
Aquatic scene Steuben sculpture, with fish, corral, and bubbles, #22/100. Size is 7" tall x 8" wide, signed and numbered on side base