Our Annual Summer Sale

Sat. & Sun., Sept. 3 & 4, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. each day.

At Foster’s Auction Gallery, 811 U.S. Rt. 1, Newcastle, Me.

Previews, Fri., Sept. 2, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. & mornings of sales 8:00 to 9:45 a.m. Auctioneer’s note: Each year we save some of the finest & most interesting rarities for this special auction. Items drawn from private homes & estates throughout Maine & New Eng. inc.: Fine art from the Robert K. Fitzgerel collec. in Topsham, Wayne R. Abbott’s life time collec. from Boothbay Hrb. & the collec. of the legendary Bob Elliott of the comedy duo “Bob & Ray” of radio/tv from Cundy’s Hrb., Me. etc. Over 1200, fresh to the market, estate items. We hope you will join us for this special two day sale. Robert. Sale to inc.:

First day items, Lots 1-600, Sat., Sept. 3, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.

EARLY FURNITURE: 18th c. Penn. walnut Chipp. step-back corner cupboard w/raised panels & ogee bracket base, Fine Louis 16th French marble top mahg. abbatant sgn. Casper Schneider, Eng. Georgian 18thc. inlaid mahg. secretary, Choice mahg. Fed. tilt top breakfast dining tbl. w/brass paw feet, 18th c. walnut 2 dwr. Penn. tbl. w/pine top and stretcher base, Tiger maple Chipp. grad. 4 dwr. bracket base chest, Mahg. 4 dwr. Sheraton chest w/tiger maple top-reeded columns & string inlay, 18th c. Dutch oak grad. 4 dwr. bracket base chest 35 ½” wide, North Shore Ma. Hepp. mahg. swing leg card tbl., Hepp. 18th c. New Eng. mahg. grad. 4 dwr. bowfront chest w/French feet 42”, Eng. Georgian mahg. ornately carv. 3 shelf server 4’7 wide, Bentwood slave field cradle for workers, Chipp. mahg. pie crust tilt top birdcage tea tbl. w/egg & claw feet, Fine Pembroke mahg. l dwr. d/l tapered leg Hepp. tbl., Diminutive country pine 19 dwr. 2 pc. apothecary chest on Hepp. cut out base 33” w., Camphor wood floral paint dec. chest w/tack dec., Me. grain ptd. lift top l dwr. blanket chest w/bootjack ends, Sheraton cherry deep d/l swing leg dining tbl., Counter top sm. 2 dwr. pine pierced tin country pie safe w/heart motif, Country pine bucket bench /cab. w/paneled door & 3 dwr. top, Four 7 spindle bow-back Windsor chrs., Sheraton diminutive mahg. 3 dwr. block & turned leg server, 2 Queen Anne block & turned Spanish foot rush seat chrs., Fed. mahg. inlaid card tbl. w/birdseye panel, Mahg. transitional fold top game/sew. stand w/bag dwr., Choice Sheraton mahg. 2 dwr. d/l stand w/rope legs, Delicate Sheraton curly maple 1 dwr. stand, Sheraton mahg. reeded leg card tbl. w/oval inlaid center, Me. birch l dwr. swing leg Hepp. country card tbl. w/nice overhang, Me. Hepp. turned leg rosewood grain dec. l dwr. stand w/pin striping, Me. paint dec. comb-back Windsor rocking armchr. in orig. surface, Me. red/blk. grain dec. & stenc. Sheraton l dwr. washstand w/pin striping, Mahg. Classical 2 dwr. ped. base stand w/paw feet, 18th c. Queen Anne dish top candle stand w/slipper feet, Eng. yew wood highchr (converts to tbl./chr.), 2 dwr. Sheraton turned leg stand w/tiger maple dwrs., Sheraton mahg. & birch 2 dwr. d/l stand w/rope legs, Fed. cherry tilt top candlestand, Sm. New Eng. cherry lift top sugar chest w/cut out base, Fancy dome top trunk w/place for top hat & leather cov. log trunks w/copper tack dec., Me. mustard & green ptd. red pin striped chest w/initialed top, Rare Wisc. Me. seal skin trunk by Hilton & Holmes-Fore St., Knuckle arm Windsor armchr., Me. Sheraton birch w/flame birch l dwr. stand, Sm. ornate inlaid mahg. Hepp. stand w/arched shelf, Fine curly maple country mirror & more.

VICTORIAN FURN. ETC.: Pr. of mahg. ornately carv. high back chrs. w/Monks, Vic. ornate carv. mahg. fire shield w/floral needlework, Fancy oak slatted metal bound dome top trunk & others, Diminutive 3 dwr. pine chest w/walnut pulls 29 ½” wide, Nice trunks inc.: Jenny Lind w/brass straps & buttons, Flat top, Jenny Lind suitcase w/brass horse head dec. “T. Burt” w/paint dec. leather & more.

LOUIS VUITTON TRUNKS: Louis Vuitton 1920’s travel wardrobe steamer trunk w/L.V. mono. 44”h.x17”w.x22”d. sold by J. Wanamaker w/orig. key & L. Vuitton travel ant. steamer trunk #106320 19 ½” h. x 35” w. x 20”d.

BRONZES: Superb Italian bronze “Centaur” sgn. F. Deluca (Ferdinando) 54”h.x37”L., Sgn. P.J. Mene French mini. bronze of 2 horses, Lincoln bronze plaq. by V.D. Benner at S.J. Klaber Foundry, Bronze of nude boy w/frogs 23 ½” h., Bronzed bookends Ind. Chief on horseback praying, 4 contemp. bronzes by W.H. & D.H. Turner inc. eagle/turtles/mouse, 5” bronze of macabre torso w/bowtie & innards “Master of the World”.

ORIENTALIA: Furniture: Ant. 45 dwr. Chinese medicine apothecary chest 34” w., 2 ant. Chinese carv. rosewood stands w/pink marble inset tops, Fine pr. of cloisonné & red lacq. floral dec. rd. stands. Lamps: Fine pr. ant. Orient. brass & mix. metal lamps w/birds & butterflies. Porcelain etc.: Rose Medallion: (13 ½” bowl, Spittoon, 10” cylinder vases, Gravy tureen, Platters 8” to 14”, Flask, Pr. c/sticks, Cov. veg. dishes, Vases w/Foo dog handles & others, Plates & bowls, etc). Pr. of jardinières w/birds & flowers, Pr. 22” & 23” Chinese vases w/Foo dog & bird dec. etc., Fig. duck & rabbit dishes. Canton: (Bowl w/pagoda & bridge 18” & others, Plates, Lg. cov. tureen, Chargers, Pitcher, etc.). Imari:( Red/bl. bowls, 16” bl./wh. export vases, Imari chargers 11 1/2” to 14 ½”), Porc. garden seat w/Geisha girls. Other: 13 pcs. carv. stone fruit inc. jade & fluorite etc., Carv. & ptd. fig. of “Quan Yin” 49 “ h., 2 sgn. silk embroid. & ptd. scrolls, Jade carv. 4” vase & 6” pc. w/ducks, Plique a Jour enam. bowl w/birds, Bone carv. of Immortal on wire inlaid base, , Chinese amethyst carvs. of reclining horse figs., 7 pcs. jade goblet/rev. ptd. snuff bottle etc., Stone carv. bowls inc. jade & rose qrtz., Vint. Chinese wood carv. of Immortal w/boy & crane, Gr. floral porc. garden seat, Jap. Geisha girls rev. ptg. on glass, 2 sgn. bronze censors inc. raised dragon motif w/jade sphere, Lg. gilt pott. Buddha head, Carv. Kobe doll egg form box, Sgn. bronze vase w/dragon etc.

CUSTOM VINTAGE: Sgn. D.R. Dimes N.H. bench made tbl. & 6 fan-back Windsor chrs. w/2 leaves & a writing arm Windsor chr., Pr. tiger maple bench made Sheraton 2 dwr. stands, Pr. fan-back knuckle arm Windsor chrs., Q. Anne oak & banded mahg. bench made lowboy 33” L., French marble top side tbl. w/gilt brass ormolu & hd. ptd. medallions, Louis XV carv. & uph. walnut settee, Fine set of 4 mahg. Q. Anne Spanish foot side chrs.

ACCESSORIES: Heinrich Bucher Penn. paint dec. dome top document box w/fruit & flowers 11” w., Two 18th c. burl bowls 9” & 10”, 11 pc. iron lot inc. 18th c. mini. trammel/early sugar nippers/crusie lamps etc., A. 18th c. apothecary box in orig. green paint, 1855 sampler by Ellen F. Bishops, Oval & rd. pantry boxes in old green, Pr. brass beehive c/sticks, Pr. knife blade wr. iron andirons w/penny feet & brass urn finials, Early iron & bronze mortar & pestles, Up & down butter churn in old blue, Needlework of lady at mirror by Eliza M. Longard, Ironwood carv. of Big Horn sheep, Lg. pr. brass classical andirons w/crossbar, Brass & copperware, Pr. of iron garden geese, Hd. done floral appliqued quilt, Lignum vitae mortar & pestle, 2 Stevensgraphs of 1876 Phila. Centenn. w/G. Washington 1 sgn. Thos. Stevens & framed, 4 carv. shoes inc. high top snuff bxs. w/bone & m.o.p. dec. & man’s shoe pin cushion etc., No. 8 ant. glass butter churn w/red football top, 21” chopping bowl, 7 ½” folk art carv. slave, Iron Scotty dog bookends, Germ. carv. nutcracker of man, Brass/glass calendar/compass, 16th c. key & part. lock & more.

DECOYS: 3 mini. bird carv. by Jess Blackstone inc. Blue Winged Teal/Warbler/Kinglet, 3 Me. sgn. by Clem Barter inc. Brant Goose & Merganser etc., Fine Herter’s Yellow Legs Curlew by Geo. L. Herter, Harry R. Jobes decoys inc. Sleeping goose/Golden drake/Pintail drake etc.

PEWTER: Am. R. Gleason lighthouse coffee pot & J. B. Woodbury teapot, F. Porter Me. coffee pot, Teapot by Morey & Ober, Kayserzinn cov. Art Nouv. tureen.

INDIAN: Navajo “Eye Dazzler” Ind. rug 3’4x5’3, Exceptional Me. Penobscot Ind. carv. root war club w/chief’s bust in war bonnet, Ant. 7 ¾” dec. Acoma pot, 5 pc. Am. Ind. beadwork inc. Pomo oval basket attrib. to Ethel Stuart etc., Am. Navaho Yei style wool woven rug 5’9x2’10 w/figs., Iroquois birch bark basket w/clover & bird design, Finely woven rd. cov. box, 2 carv. & ptd. wood Katchina dolls inc. Navajo “Coe Talker” by Benally & “Gray Wolfman by B. Smith, Micmac birch bark porcupine quill box w/floral motif.

ESTATE AUTOMOBILES: 1930 Ford Mod.A Deluxe Roadster w/convert. top & rumble seat, 1936 Plymouth rumble seat coupe mod. P2 Delu, 1937 Cadillac La Salle 4 door sedan mod.SE 750 black, 1937 Cadillac La Salle 4 door sedan project car w/all parts except motor & transmission.

RUGS: Nice selection of genuine hd. knotted Orient ant., vint. & mod. rugs inc. room sizes & scatters. MUSICAL: Vint. violin.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Lg. ant. bronze bell cast by William Blade of Boston 25 ½” dia., Bruns. Me. blk. sand & gold gilt ptd. Fraternal sgn. 36”x66” w/various groups inc. “Pejepscot Lodge” & “Casco Encampment” etc., Ant. U.S. Postmasters postal station by Nat’l. Wood Work. co. w/brass bxs. & letter slot 6’7 h., x 4’9 w., 3 lg. & 3 sm. ant. solid granite mill wheels inc.:(19 ½”, 22 ½”, 23”, 14” etc.), 18” h. found art sculp. by Nancy S. C. McGuire of Scottie dog, Dome top adv. sign w/raised hops “Real Ale Brewed...” 3’x2’, Memorial hair shadow box by Bessie Lapidus 1905, “Open & Closed” red metal ptd. store sign, Gold mining pan & ax w/fool’s gold, 2 Vic. 17” cast iron urns, Sgn. metal sculpture of Fly. Goose or Ocean Stingray, 2 Icons w/.950 silver dec. frames & hd. ptd. faces 8”x10” etc., Lg. estate sea shell collec. thousands of shells, Folk Art Gabriel sheet metal & iron polychrome ptd. weathervane, Garden armillary 17 ¼” dia., Asian woven bamboo fish trap, 23” h. iron garden rooster, 2 vint. abstract “Shetani” African tribal art carv. sculptures, Brass & iron water well hand pump, Brass bell “Last Call”, Iron garden armillary, Brass hour glass on mahg. stand, Bolt of vint. floral tapestry upholstery 4’6x26’, Ant. bust of “Ajax the Great” Greek warrior of Trojan War, Fancy hang. metal planters, 2 effigy wood. carv. anchestorial figs. of male & female.

LAMPS: 6’ dbl. mermaids contemp. elec. floor lamp, Pr. tulip flint glass fluid lamps, Gilt metal girandole set w/Vic. ladies, Pr. brass whale oil lamps attrib. to Webb of Me., Ornate 18th c. style wr. iron dbl. candle holder, Iron bird form oil lamp, Wr. iron floor candelabra, Etch. green font cut overlay lamp w/marble base, Brass push-up c/sticks inc. saucer base, Flint glass whale oil lamp w/heart & waffle patt., Bronze lighthouse tbl. lamp.

CLOCKS & BAROMETERS: Howard & Davis Boston mahg. banjo clock w/rev. ptg. of Constitution & Guerriere, Aaron Willard banjo w/rev. ptg. of lady & ship, Sgn. Silas Hoadley paint dec. wooden works tall clock, 2 shelf clocks inc. S. Thomas mirrored rosewood & mahg. w/rev. ptd. panel, Ant. mahg. wheel barometer w/satinwood & string inlayed sgn. A. Rivolta, Walnut stick barometer by E. C. Spooner “Storm King”, Brass/metal wall barometer/therm. by Thomas Roberts.

GLASS & CHINA ETC.: Ant. tin glazed bl./wh. Delft ornamental instruments inc. 24” French horn & 22” violin as is, 3 18th c. Delft bl./wh. chargers 12 ½” to 14”, Sapphire blue Stiegel type blown glass sugar bowl, Spectacular ant. Italian Cantagalli majolica bowl w/village scene & grotesque heads w/snakes etc. 8” dia., Exceptional pr. of 15” h. hd. ptd. porc. vases w/courting couples, 12 fine Dresden hd. ptd. reticulated plates w/courting couples, Nice selection of early Staff. figs. inc.:( Lady w/cat sgn. Walton, Sailors departure, Dogs etc.), Tin glazed Delft vase dated 1764, 95 pc. Spode “Camilla” floral china set, Royal Bayreuth creamer w/Devil playing cards, Gold dec. cut crystal stemware, Blue Staff. plate “Am. Independent 1776” plate, 82 pc. Mason’s ironstone dishes “Watteau” w/serpent design, Majolica cov. seafood dish w/crab top & clam handles, Cut crystal decanters & stemware, “RX Apothecary” cut glass beverage dispenser w/brass spigot 30” h., Porc. compotes w/caryatid columns & paw feet, Maddocks & Sons “Majestic” 53 pc. china set, Fig. Majolica fish pitcher, Staff. bl./wh. “Blue Willow” 19” platter, 2 ring decanter & various cordials, 9 pcs. ruby etched Bohemian glass, Aqua pickle bottle, Hd. ptd. portrait plate etc., Bl./wh. china lavabo, Blown glass vase w/rabbit/frog, Pr. French porc. metal mounted urns w/ptd. scenes, 10 Wedgwood floral plates, Flow blue etc. POTTERY: Ovoid stoneware jug w/blue dec. & 4 gal. w/flowers, Ant. Mid. East. turq. glaze vase w/raised creature/fish etc., 4 Bennington Toby pitchers, Bl. dec. Fort Edwards crock by Ottman, 1992 face jugs inc. sgn. Richard Kale & John Garrow, Frank Norton stoneware jug w/blue dec.

PAINTINGS: A fine selection of art by: Solon F.M. Badger, Ant. Am. prim. Folk Art o/c portrait of young girl in red chair 24”x29”, Wesley Ebridge Webber, 15 ptgs. by Louis Michel Eilshemius, Herbert Kallem, 6 by Vernon G. Broe, Waldo Pierce, Fritz G. Vogt, George Henry Hall, William P. Stubbs, Emile Albert Gruppe, Arthur William Woelfie, Morris J. Kallem, Robert Bidner, Alfred Winfield Strahan, 7 by James D. Wilmot, 11 by Parker Gamage, James King Bonnar, Don Stone, Louisa Redfield McElwain, Charles Desire Hue, David Cheepen, 2 Guy Thompson, 5 Maurice(Jake) Day, Keith Oehmig, John Cowan Templeton, D.K. Reynolds, 3 Gene Klebe, 2 Paul Arsenault, Maxwell, H.W.C., Charles Alvah Walker, W.D. Lavender, Margaret Brockway, 5 Don Bowman, Edward A. Page, Larry O’Toole, Clarence Miller, Elizabeth G. Jewell, Ruth Reed Cummings, S. Shuman, Gilbert Tucker Margeson, Susie Q. Stewart, T. Lockley Melye, Miller, Francis Hamabe, 3 Richard Hasenfus, Ernest Thorne Thompson, Elsie Scull, Louis A. Sylvia, Roy Curtis, K. Buckland, Otto Van Thoren, 12 Ralph Leon White, Nelia Gardner White, Atillillio Zanchelli, Otis Weber & more.

PRINTS: A fine selection etchings-lithographs-serigraphs etc. by the following artists: 20 Leonard Tsuguharu Fonjita’s, 20 Carroll Sargent Tyson’s, 4 Boris Riab, 2 Alan James Robinson, 4 Norman Merritt, T.N.H. Walsh, Alison Cann-Clift, Roland Clark, Thomas W. Nason, J.A.S. Monks, G.A. Bradshaw, Stephen Parrish, Thomas A. Hoyne, L. Prang, 2 18th c. “Virtues of Marriage”, Percy Robertson etc.

COIN SILVER ETC.: 2 fine coin silv. sauce tureens (1 covered), 17 ½” h. Asian silv. mounted vase w/boars tusks on wooden elephant base, Lot 33 coin spoons by Elias Pelletreau circa. 1750 etc., 17 pcs. coin silv. inc. ladles & tongs etc., Lg. coin ladle by Wm. L. Ladd N.Y., Ornate openwork tree trunk base compote w/cherries & more. S.P. pcs.: Choice 7 pc. engrav. fish serv./carv. set w/stag horn handles, Toast rack, Choice Art Nouv. vase, Floral jardiniere, Serv. trays etc., Fish set w/engrav. of Elk, Cov. sec. serv. dish, 5 pc. stag horn & silv. carv. set, Fine pr. of candelabras, Sheffield fluted c/sticks etc.

JEWELRY: Sterling: Rare sgn. Harry Morgan Navaho Indian turq. & ster. concha belt w/14 pcs., Floral engrav. locket w/dag. of mother & child, Multi colored tourmaline 21” neck., Leopard brooch w/28 pave set garnets & marcasites, Gen. faceted emerald 18” neck., Two vint. sgn. lg. Navajo pcs. w/jasper stones inc. brac. sgn. J.B. & pendant & chain by J. Bigelow, Lg. garnet flower brooch w/marcasites, Lapis brac. & Robt. Yellow Horse sgn. Navajo turq. cuff brac., Chinese carv. jade pendant & accent beads. Watch: Folk art chip carv. Grandfathers clock style watch hutch w/bisq. doll inside & 15j Waltham pock. watch.

BOOKS & Paper: Rare 2 vol. set “A Dictionary of The Eng. Language” by Samuel Johnson 4th ed. London print. by W. Strahan 1773, 17th & 18th c. parchment books inc. “Fermosini D.D. Nic. Rodr Igvez” 1663, State Atlas of Me.” by J.H. Stuart 10th ed., Sgn. James Buchanan land grant 1860, 50 estate cookbooks, 10 vols. Photo. Hist. of the Civil War” 1995.

TOOLS: Vint. Master cabinetmakers solid oak & walnut work bench w/2 vises 10’6” long, Brass surveyor’s compass by Queen-Gray Co., Ant. ladies leg calipers.

WEAPONS/MILITARY ETC.: Guns: Colt mod. 1860 .44 cal. army revolver 6 shot, S & W mod. 1 (2nd issue) revolver 22 short rim fire caliber 7 shot in orig. gutta purcha case, Ant. mod. 1879 U.S. Springfield trap door carbine 45-70 cal., Ant. S.&W. mod. #1 .22 cal. revolver, Prussian 1821 percussion musket w/ram rod, Two ant. dbl. barrel shotguns w/dbl. hammers inc.: W. Richards Belgium 10 ga. & W.W. Greener 12 ga. fully engrav. w/hunt. dogs. Edged weapons: Civil War Mod. 1860 Light Cavalry saber by A.G. M. & C. Roby, Ant. Mandau Head Hunters knife w/copper inset blade etc., Ant. 17” L. Turkish Ottoman Empire nielloed silv. mounted Kindjal dagger w/bone & horn handle, Civil War mod. 1850 Foot Officers sword & scabbard by Horstmann, British “Royal Artillery” Officer's sword by Henry Wilkson-London, Ant. European hunt. sword w/engrav. of sun & moon, Pr. matching Fraternal Lodge swords w/Knights heads by Pettibone, etc. Other: 3 pc. replica armour inc. Norman patt. helmet in forged & riveted steel/Hauberk w/long sleeves & loin cloth, Collec. of 10 billy & slap jack clubs inc. dated 1849, Officer’s campaign inlaid mahg. shaving box w/mirror/compartments & access.

MARINE: Fine 42” 2 masted ship model 50” long, “A Class” pond boat “Slipper” w/mahg. deck & plank on frame construc. 7’10” h x 6’7” L, Ebony sextant sgn. J. Bassnet Liverpool, Vint. sextant in mahg. case by C. Plath of Germ., Chelsea “Ship Strike” brass clock & match. barometer, 2 lg. ½ hulls by J. D. Gillespie of Me. inc. 1923 “Columbia” 59”L. &1930 “Gertrude L. Thebaud” 57”, Ant. 2 masted 41” pond boat, Vint. gilt ptd. copper 3 masted sailing ship weathervane 42” L, 19th c. chip carv. mackerel plow w/sealing wax inlay & star motif, Telescopes inc.: (Ant. 3 pull brass/leather tbl. top w/brass ped. stand, Capt. Edw. D. Parks 3 pull brass telescope w/orig. shipp. case, Lg. ant. iron industrial fish basket 21” h. x 38” dia., Early lg. Me. buoy for mooring w/name Plummer, Brass & leather single pull, Brass & sailcoth single pull ), 27” dia. ant. iron ship stack cover, 22” giant clam shell, 3 masted ship mod. “Seminole” 21” L., ½ hull “Cytherea”, Brass S. Thomas “Helmsman” ships bell clock, Model of U.S. Coast Guard motor lifeboat “Chatham” 27” L., 20” bone fid, Brass mahg. box compass by Observator, Cased ship model of “Newsboy” Brigantine 25”w. built in Me., 2 pc. Chelsea ships bell clock & match. barometer, 10 vint. Maine wooden pot buoys, Turks head rope beckets w/cleat, Iron demi lune door mats w/dolphins.

CHILDREN’S: Child’s d/t Me. blanket chest in orig. green, Pickle jar w/approx. 875 marbles, Tri runner sled w/steering “Cannon Ball Beats Em All” by Hunt-Helm..., 5 iron still banks inc. North Pole ice cream maker & standing bear etc., 3 dwr. mahg. Sheraton doll’s chest & 11” Germ. china head doll, Red ptd. rolling marble game w/flowers & pin stripes, Ptd. metal balance toys inc. charging soldier on horseback, 2 lg. onion skin marbles 1 ½” & 2”, Child’s dishes inc. soft paste transfer ware teaset & 3 pcs. flow blue “Gothic”.

BOAT: Nice 2003 7’11” dinghy by Dyer Dhow w/teak seats & bronze mounts.

Second day items, Lots 601-1200, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.

JEWELRY: Gold: Stunning dia. (4.10 cts.) & ameth. 18k pend. on pearl neck., Choice pave set dia. heart pend. in 18k w/68 dias., Choice 16.2 ct. aquamarine ring in 14k, Heavy 18k anchor link chain 47.8 dwts. & other fine chains, Superb dia. set inc. 18k .75ct. dia. ring w/6 side dias. & 14k dia. band, 18k blue sapphire dia. earrings w/28 dias., 4 18k gold bangle bracs. 61.4 dwts., Superb .84 ct. dia. solitaire neck. in 14k, 18k enam. link chain, 14k dia. ring w/7 marquise cut dias. (2 cts. t.w.), 18k ¼ ct. emerald ring w/4 dias., 2 lg. 14k plique a jour pends. w/fish & nautilus, 10 pc. lot w/bracs. & geese pin w/ruby eyes etc., 18k egg form pend. w/22 nat. Medera citrine topazes, 15 pc. 14k lot w/bangles & fish pin w/ruby eyes, 18k ameth. & qrtz. heart stones on rock crystal bead neck., 14k cuff links, 26 prs. of 14k earrings of all types, 18k mid cent. mod. pcs. inc. Italian enam. flower pin & earrings, Lg. carv. tiger eye & 14k neck., Nice 14k & 18k bangles, 3 stone dia. ring .72 cts. in 14k, Natural amethyst neck. in 14k, 18k neck./brooch w/fresh water pearls, 14k dia. dome cluster ring w/10 dias. .81 cts. t.w., Fine dia. ring 1 ct. t.w., .85 ct. man’s dia solitaire ring & other fine dia. rings, 18k flower ring w/emeralds/sapphires/garnets, 18k 3 dia. neck. .75 ct. t.w., 14k citrine neck. 45 ct. t.w., 6 pc. 14k lot w/Waltham watch/beads/dia. pend. etc., Dia. & sapph. ring w/two .25ct. sapphs. & .44 ct. dia., Semi precious 14k brac. w/ameth./garnet/peridot etc., 14k dia. ring w/3 dias. .74cts. t.w., 18k blue topaz 3 stone pend. & chain, Ant. carv. jadeite 14k ring, Ant. 14k brooch/pend. w/turq. & dias., 18k emerald green jade & dia. earrings, 14k scent bottle pend. w/ameth. etc., 14k 1/4ct. dia./ruby ring, 18 ribbon knot dia. ring, 18k citrine/dia. enam. brooch w/Aztec face, 18k 13 ct. ameth. heart pend., 18k Art Deco bar pin, 14k leopard ring w/34 sapphs. & dias., 14k Art Nouv. lady pend., Pearl/blk. onyx & 14k bead neck./earrings, 14k jade & seed pearl ring, Lg. Vic. gold brooch w/2 ct. garnet & 6 pearls, 14k cuff links w/dias., 18k bar pin w/3 hang. dia. pendants, Ruby & dia. pend., Art Deco sapph. brac., 14k ring w/1 ct. topaz, 10k cross w/19 dias., Pearl/dia. 18k earrings & more. Sterling: Spectacular multi color tourmaline cabochon gemstone evening neck. w/approx. 200 cut stones, Scottish brooches w/quartz, Sgn. Aaron Rubinstein 3 pc. butterscotch amber pend. w/chain & earrings, .980 sgn. Wm. Spratling heavy brac., Sgn. Ysidro Garcia Pina-Taxco 1950’s Mex. spiral choker, 6 stone ruby brac., Heavy cuff bracs., Emerald brac., Ruby neck., Peridot brac., Taxco brac. sgn. AL, Enam. pcs. inc. Muller wrist watch, Multi colored tourmaline ring, 4 Asian fancy .900 bangle bracs., Brooch w/carv. fluorite cat etc. Other: 375 cut & polished gemstones inc. ruby/emerald etc., Lot w/Viennese enam. vinaigrette by Samuel Goldfarb, Orient. carv. ameth. gourd etc., 12 pcs. Vic. jewelry inc. cameos/mourning brooch/snake pin etc., Nice pearl necks. inc. 17” dbl. strand 7m.m.& 4 strand 4m.m. etc. WATCHES: 18k Patek Philippe open face 18j pocket watch, Circa. 1765 Jan Henkels Amsterdam scenic pair case key wind fuse pocket watch, 18k Tiffany guilloche enam. & dia. 17j pend. watch w/match. chain, 18K Tiffany ladies bl. enam. pend. watch w/dia. & pearl, Ladies wrist watches inc.:(14k by Baume & Mercier, Cartier 17j, Tiffany qrtz., Rolex Precision 9k 17j.etc.), 14k Traveler pock. w/18k chain, Pock. by Henri Bequelin, 18k engrav. 15j hunter case, 14k hunter case lapel watch by Waltham w/14k pearl pin, 15 Invicta men’s wrist watches w/boxes inc. #16257 w/180 diamonds & “S1Rally” chronograph etc., Ladies 14k 17j. Movado wrist, Waltham 14k Art Deco 17j pock., Hamilton 17j pock. watches, Elgin R.R. motif h.c. mod. “H.H. Taylor” & more.

SILVER: Sterling: Fabulous Tiffany & Co. ornate ster. & copper decorated 15” vase, 134 pc. flatware set by Internat’l. “Royal Danish” w/serv. pcs., 16” & 18” Tiffany oval serving trays, 102 pc. Gorham flatware set “Strasbourg”, 14 pc. lot w/Gorham 17 ½” tray etc., 69 pc. Kirk Steiff Repousse flatware set, Pr. of Mex. ster. Pheasants by L. Maciel 67.9 t.o., Tiffany 4 pc. coffee/tea service, Tiffany 10” tray, Super Gorham hd. hammered ster. silv. repousse 10 ½” pitcher, Pr. Repousse compotes, Ant. 4 pc. Eng. tea/coffee set, Sgn. Omar Ramsdens superb ster. mounted enam. plaque of Galleon ship w/sunrise 1921 attrib. to Jeanne Eteve, 42 pc. flatware set by Lund “Mignonette”, 12 goblets by Dominick & Haff, 6 pc. ster. coffee/tea serv. by S. Kirk w/Sheffield tray, Part. sets of flatware “Mayflower” & “No.1”, 68 pc. flatware by Lunt “Modern Classic”, 4 pc. Gorham coffee/tea serv., Mex. 7 sec. serv. dish, Towle 50 pc. flatware “Fontana”, Lg. Towle serv. fork “Georgian”, 23 pcs. inc. Gorham salad set “Byzantine”, 2 Arts & Crafts Harold Stabler plaqs. inc. silv. mounted cloisonné w/leopard & chariot & galleon & castle, Tiffany dbl. hand. loving cup, Nice multi pc. lots with:(bowls, plates, serv. pcs., muffineer, ladle, flatware etc.), Gorham coffee & tea pots, Four 9” c/sticks etc., Shreve hd. hamm. cocktail shaker, Towle enam. bowl etc., Reticulated basket w/cobalt liner & others, Vanity jars, Lot w/Russian silv. mounted Icon & enam. ptg. of Queen Eliz.I etc., 12 Tiffany tsps. “Eng. King”, 23 pcs. Towle “Chippendale”, 23 pcs. inc. Gorham “Medici Old”, Mahg. cigar box w/ster. top of family celebration, Georg Jensen footed bowl, 4 pcs. inc. Stieff bowl & 13” tray etc., Mex. “Gena” flask etc., S. Kirk 12” tray, “Jonquil” & “Cambridge” soup spoons, Lg. shell serv. spoons by Durgin etc., Lot w/fish slice/lg. Stilton cheese spoon etc., 12 Tiffany forks “Eng. King”, Pr. of ornate 12” tbl. frames w/cupids etc., 25 enam. souv. spoons in .830 & .800 silv. etc., Lg. Gorham fish knife “Empress”, 2 ster./cut glass wines w/fig. Bacchus & Satyr etc. ,Art Nouv. desk set, Teabox, F. Ramirex Mex. salad set w/blossoms, Mini. bucket mkd. Benson’s w/horse head etc., Beakers by Sanborn, Dresser pcs. inc. trays/mirror & brush/frame etc. & other sets, 14 ½” oval tray, Gorham c/sticks & others, Coin silv. mug by J.E. Caldwell, Reticulated compote, Tiffany baby cup & 8 day Swiss travel clock, Early bright cut shakers, Pr. Candelabras by Whiting “Talisman Rose”, Bone shears, Carv. knives & forks, Fold. medicine spoon, Eng. serv. spoons w/repousse berries etc. S.P.: Pr. Sheffield cov. serv. dishes, Bright cut coffee pot etc., Sheffield tea & coffee sets etc., Nautilus shell & s.p. parrot on branch sgn. Binazzi Firenze, Vic. card receiver w/cherubs/birds etc..

COINS: Gold: $1 Lib. Head gold pcs.: 1850 v.f., 1849 v.f., 1853 v.g., 1851 v.g., $2 ½ gold Indian Heads: 1929 unc., 1915 x.f., 1906 v.f., 1910 x.f. $3 gold: 1874 Ind. Princess v.f. , $5 gold: 1910 Ind. a.u., 1895-S Lib. Head v.f., 1913 Ind. Head v.f., 1987 “Constitution” $5 gold & silv. set, 1881 Lib. Head ANACS au-58, 1882 ANACS ms61, 1899 Lib. Head A.U., 1902-S Lib. Head a.u., 1898 Lib. Head e.f. $10 gold: 1894 & 1898 Lib. Heads a.u. & 1887-S v.f., Two 1986 Am. Eagles ¼ oz. $20 gold: 1914-S St. Gaudens a.u. & 1908 ch/au rev. rim, 1900-S Lib. Head v.f./x.f., 1880-S Lib. Head a.u. $50 gold: 2007 b.u. Am. Buffalo 1 t.o. .999 fine gold. Foreign gold: 1969 .916 gold Singapore Anniv. comm. gold pc. b.u., 1993 1 t.o. .999 fine platinum b.u. Australia Koala, Two 1915 b.u. Austria gold 1 ducat coins & 1915 4 ducats b.u., 1988 .999 gold 5 Yuan Panda coin in 14k setting, Austria .986 fine gold “Glori Osa Aeterna”, Silver dollars: Lot of 69 Morgans , 60 b.u. “Peace” 1922’s & ‘23’s, 34 Morgan assort., 1795 “Flowing Hair” v.g., 20 b.u. Peace, 15 1921 Morgan uncs., 1928 & 1935-S Peace, 1890-CC v.f., 1877 Trade dollar fine, 1878-CC, 1881-S NGC ms-63, 1884 ONGC ms-63, 1885-O ms-63, 1904-O ms-63, 1902-O NGC ms-63, $ ½ dollars: $64.50 90% silv. inc. Walk. Lib. Franklins & Kenn., 284 Kenn. Clads 40% silv., 1805 Draped Bust vg-f, Capped Bust w/”Brok.3” e.f. 40, 3 1920 Pilgrim Tercentenary & 3 1925 Lex.-Concord, 1925 Cal. Dia. Jubilee, 29 pcs w/12 Barber Heads etc., 19 Franklins, 11 Columbian Expo. 1893, 1922 “Grant Mem.”, 1830 “Capped Bust” w/letter edge v.f., 1875 Seated Lib. e.f., Quarters: 2 Capped Bust 1815 & 1831, 110 90% silv. inc. 3 Seated Lib./13 Barber Heads/6 Walk. Lib. etc., 1932-D A.G. Dimes: 299 pcs. inc. Seat. Lib., Barber Head, Merc. & Roosevelt, Nickels: 442 War time 35% silv., Other coins: $100 face U.S. ½’s/1/4’s/dimes 90% silv., 500 assort. error coins, 72 major U.S. type coins, 164 & 200 pc. foreign estate lots, 1783 Washington copper token military bust, 1788 Mass. post Colonial copper pc., Franklin Mint 1971 50 pc. ster. bank marked ingots in mahg. case 104 tr. ozs., Canadian 1976 ster. Montreal Olympic 28 pc. set b.u., 12 1 t.o. .999 silv. “Alaskan Pipeline” rds., 1994 proof 16 t.o. .999 Walk. Lib Eagle, Cents: 1100 + U.S. Indian Head cents, 24 sterling silver rounds, 19 lg. cents inc. 1805 etc., 1909 V.D.B. 2¢, 3¢ & 1/2¢’s: 36 2¢ & 3¢ pcs. inc. 7 silv., 1/2¢’s: 1794, 1804, 1806, 1809 etc. Paper Currency: Lg. U.S. (cu) crisp unc. bills inc. 1899 $1 & two 1917’s, U.S. 1917 lg. $1 red seal bill w/G.Wash./Elliott/Burke sign. v.f., 5 lg bills inc. 1917 $2 & 1899 $1 etc. Stamps: 2 lots of U.S. specialty stamps inc. Interior, Treasury, war, customs fees, medicine, playing card, tobacco, commemoratives etc. PAINTINGS BY: 6 Vernon George Broe, 3 Don Bowman, Andrea J. Peters, 4 Parker Gamage, 21 Nelia Gardner White etc. PRINTS BY: Louis Icart, Gene Pressler etc.

GLASS, CHINA, POTTERY: Gorgeous Kralik iridescent “Bacillus” art glass inkwell, Arthur Merric Boyd 17 1/4” Art Pott. vase, Rare 1983 XL Salvador Dali lmtd. ed. perfume “Aphrodite” of nose & lips, Rare giant Lalique Nina Ricci “Air Dutemps” store display w/doves, 11 pcs. of fine Bohemian cut overlay cranberry art glass w/gold & floral hd. ptg. inc. Pr. of mantel lustres & 9 pc. decanter set, Loetz iridescent art glass bowl in Art Nouv. metal base w/ladies heads & flowers etc., 1970’s Chanel No. 5 unopened 32 oz. perfume bottle, 4 pc. blk. basalt floral Wedgwood teaset, T&V Limoges French china punch bowl on ped. base w/hd. ptd. berry & flowers, 8 fine pcs. of cut glass inc. ewer w/butterflies etc., Germ. dragon teapot w/dolphin finial & gargoyle handle, Royal Worcester ewer w/stag, Sgn. Lalique crystal caviar bowl w/frosted fish, 9 pcs. Val St. Lambert amethyst to clear glass inc. decanter etc., Germ. Regimental stein w/nude lithophane base, Vic. ruby Bohemian glass mantel lustres & vases, Waterford inc.:(C/sticks w/seahorses, Stemware, Decanter, Vase, Tumblers etc.), 19” Austrian Art Nouv. china vase w/lilies, 1909 Rookwood Iris glaze poppy vase by Lenore Asbury, Van Briggle “Yucca” floor vase in turq., Cauldon 14” charger, Me. Oyster jar by C.L. Fletcher, 12 pcs. Worcester & Royal Worcester inc. pitcher/leaf dishes/ewers etc., 12 fine Eng. china plates in cobalt & gold, 8 colored cut goblets, 9 ceramic birds by Anderson Studios inc. Penquin & Loon etc., Germ. Art Nouv. porc. fig. by Karl Ens, Fancy china frog tops inc. Royal China Works Worcester w/North Wind & paw feet, Nippon vase w/farm, Steuben compote, Lalique ring dish w/bird, Doulton fig. “Orange Lady”, Lg. blown glass sphere w/fish, Blown Art glass seashell vases inc. Nautilus, 24 cobalt sundae glasses etc.

RUGS: Nice selection of genuine hd. knotted Orient ant., vint. & mod. rugs inc. room sizes & scatters. Other rugs: 5 1983 “Rya” rugs by Mary M. Perkins, Vt. inc. “Woodland Fantasy” etc.

ADVERTISING: Texaco “Sky Chief” Tokheim gas station gas pump (replica) 75” high, Superb collec. of tin advertising match dispensers on board, Waterman’s Ideal Fountain Pen store display case w/porc. enam. sign, Ant. adv. sign David Kimball Co. “Prescription Druggist” Portsmouth N.H. in silv. & blk. tin, Anti gravity gas pump w/glass globe, Ant. 50 box post office wall cab. from Brooks-Me., Texaco & Sky Chief trash containers, Ant. Diamond Dye store cabinet w/tin litho. “Evolution of Woman”, Vint. Barber shop 5¢ coin op “Wildroot Cream Oil Hair Tonic” dispenser w/sign, Oak “Arrow Collars” counter top display case “15 cents ea.-2 for 25¢”, “Alka Seltzer Be Wise Alkalize” 1950’s store display dispenser w/ships wheel knob, “Jacquot’s Genuine French” roll front boot polish display cab. convert. to Brooks Me. apothecary chest, “Black Cat” cigarettes porc. enam. sign 9”x 12 ¾”, 2 gas pump glass globes inc. Texaco Ethyl & Gibson Bros. Oil Co., Pepsi-Cola 5 gal. syrup adv. steel drum, Vint. lighted drug store sign “Can-Dry 5¢ A Glass Authorized Fountain”, “Philco Tubes Off. Headquarters” mirrored adv. sign, 12 ant. Dr. Robinson Maine medicine bottles unopened in orig. box w/adv. header & pamphlets, Planter’s Peanuts 5¢ store jar, Coca-Cola blue seltzer bottle, 1¢ store chewing gum dispenser etc.

CHILDREN’S : Rare 15” K*R #115 bisq. head boy toddler, “Irish Mail” gear driven child’s cart by Velo-King A. Mecky Co., Keystone Ride Em dump truck & steam shovel & Buddy L tanker, 15” Horsman girl, 21” Germ.doll “Viola”, 27 glass ¾” ant. marbles inc. lattice/swirl/onion skin etc. & lot w/sulphide/gold flake/Coca-Cola etc., Vint. Lionel pre war O ga. train set in orig. box w/#252 eng. etc., 39” Buddy-L vint. red metal aerial ladder fire truck, 13” Lenci doll in orig. box, C.M. Bergmann 27” bisq. head doll, Rolling marble game w/musical xylophone bottom, Golden oak refin. child’s rock. chr., Jar of approx. 780 vint.marbles in jar,Vic. oak fold down highchr./rocker, Lehmann “Balky Mule” tin wind up, Hubley style cast iron race car, Tin “King Pin” mech. bowling game.

ACCESSORIES: Rare ant. 1/6 plate dag. photo of Bishop w/bible, 2 vint. Mah Jong sets, 2 albums of ant./vint. Belfast Me. postcards etc., Pr. c/sticks w/Blackamoors, Bradley & Hubbard lion bookends, Blk. marble carv. wild boar, Bakelite poker chip set.

MUSICAL: Superb vint. Karl Griesbaum automation Germ. enam. & gilt metal sing. bird music box w/scenes of lovers.

VICTORIAN FURNITURE: Vic. ornate brass canopy bed, Vic. serpentine mahg. inlaid 5 dwr. French style bureau w/mirror attrib. to R. J. Horner, Fine mahg. ormolu mounted Louis 15th style mirrored back curio cab. w/3 scenic panels of young ladies, Choice mahg. ornate library tbl. w/ball & claw feet, Vic. floral ptd. cottage bedroom set inc. headboard w/lake & sailboat etc., Italian walnut & burl ornately floral carv. parlor tbl., Fancy ¼ sawn carv. oak slant lid desk w/lions head winged gargoyles & bev. mirror & dbl. glass doors, Vic. wh. marble turtle top ornate carv. walnut parlor stand, Fancy ¼ sawn carv. oak church pew 4’4, Vic. ¼ sawn fancy carv. oak leaded glass china cab. w/mirror & paw feet, Golden oak 3 section stacking Barrister bookcase, Ant. refin. 17 dwr. ¼ sawn oak office file cab. in 6 sections, Pr. Vic. carv. oak paneled cathedral church pedestals, ¼ sawn golden oak 2 sec. Barrister bookcase, Eng. oak Arts & Crafts armchr. attrib. to “Artistic Furn. Store”, Northwind carv. oak armchr., Vic. lion’s head carv. oak Morris chr., Vic. blk. walnut ornate carv. 3 dwr. sew. stand w/bag dwr., ¼ sawn oak l dwr. mirrored pier tbl., Vic. oval walnut marble top parlor stand, Nice Vic. trunks inc. full & ½ size Jenny Lind’s/salesman’s sample/child’s etc., Vic. mahg. & oak 3 dwr. drug store chest, Golden oak raised panel 4 dwr. office file, Vic. needlepoint stools etc.

MID CENT. MOD. FURN. ETC.: Peter Lovig Nielsen 1970 Danish teak flip top desk 64” long, Danish walnut “Baumritter” sofa/armchr. rocker, 4 Russell Woodard “Sculpture” wire mesh armchrs., Danish Teak fall front secretary 73”h. x 29 ½” w., Solid cherry revolving bookcase, Italian mahg. floral carv. parlor stand w/inlaid scenic top of lady, Persian carv. & ornately bone inlaid glass top tbl., Lmtd. ed. sgn. Me. State Museum grain dec. document box, Ornate floral marble top Italian iron stand.

WEAPONS: Winchester mod. 54 bolt act. rifle 30.06 cal., Winchester mod. 9422XTR .22 cal. lever act. rifle(unfired), New Eng. Arms 28 ga. shotgun, Browning engrav. auto.5 “Light Twelve” 12 ga. Belgium shotgun, Baker Gun Co. “Batavia Leader” 12 ga. side by side shotgun, Marlin Firearms mod. 336 Rc 30.30. cal. lever act. carbine, S&W mod. 36 snub nose 38 sp. cal. revolver, Germ. WWII Red Cross Leader dagger w/hanger, 3 contemp. hd. made Bowie knives, Contemp. sword cane.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Set 4 carv. qrtz. crystal “Erectites” phalluses 4”to 6”, 2 ant. cradle telephones inc. hd. crank hotel phone w/dec. of boy & girl & blk. & gold stenc. phone “K Jobenhavns Telefon-Akiesel Skab”, Clear 5 lb. qrtz. crystal hd. carv. stone skull, “Sparky” counter top 10¢ poker game stimulator, 1950’s Steiff bull dog “Bully Yale” (University), 3 lg. & 3 sm. solid granite mill wheels inc.:(20”, 21”, 24”, 13” etc.), Vic. oak hd. crank wall phone by Kellogg, Ant. oak Edwards 1872 52# push button hotel enunciator call box station, Ptd. Folk Art peacock sheet metal & wr. iron weathervane, Heavy duty vint. Emerson elec. tbl. fan w/4 brass “Bullwinkle” blades, Pr. ½ moon iron door grates w/sun, Top hat metal ice bucket, Shadow box w/Bat/Scorpion etc., Malachite polished specimen 8”w. x 7” d., 3 lg. crystal cluster specimens inc. clear w/tourmaline & phantom crystal etc., Metal triple tiered turtle food display dish, Metal wall coat/hat racks, 10 vint. Maine wooden pot buoys, Native carvings of women inc. India Princess etc., Cypress Knee root sculpture, Articulated wooden hand model, 14” cathedral tower stone fossil etc.

LAMPS: Gr. & caramel slag glass desk lamp, Vic. cranberry glass hall lamp.

CLOCKS: Wm. Gilbert short drop rosewood calendar clock w/Gallush Maranville pat. calendar mech., Automaton “Flame of Life” mantel clock w/bartender shaking drinks, Junghans Germ. vint. brass/nickel silv. carriage clock w/music box alarm, Abercrombie & Fitch glass bubble desk clock, 5 pcs. inc. Bakelite New Haven alarm/Seth Thomas inlaid mahg. beehive etc., 2 animated alarm clocks inc. Ingraham Roy Rogers & Lux of couple by fireplace, French brass carriage clock, Vic. walnut gingerbread clock w/level, Fancy oak Ingraham school house clock “Capitol No. 44” etc.

BOOKS: Lot w/Dicken’s Works 1875, Approx. 65 cookbooks etc.

TOOLS: Vint. oak 11 dwr. machinist’s chest w/mirror.

ORIENTALIA: 5 Chinese snuff bottles inc. carv. carnelian Koi fish/wh. jade w/Foo lion heads/ptd. porc. etc., Banded fluorite Chinese hd. carv. stone sculpture of perched eagle 6 ½” h., 2 sgn. bl./wh. export porc. bulbous vases 9 ½” h. x 10” dia., Vint. oval floral carv. jade pendant, Carv. jade mouse.

V.W. AUTO.: Super clean 2010 wh. V.W. Beetle, 49, 977 orig. miles, loaded w/leather bucket seats etc.

TERMS: Cash or approved check. Dealer’s must have copy of seller’s certificate.We reserve the right to hold merchandise until funds clear. Sizes & descriptions are approx. & subject to error. Everything sold as is, where is. All sales are final. We accept absentee bids prior to the auction with a 20% deposit & bid them competitively. Limited phone bidding available. Buyer’s premium of 12 1/2% on all purchases with 2 1/2% discount for cash or good check. Central air conditioned Gallery. Ample parking. Catered. Handicapped accessible. Luxurious padded seating. Limited seating. Call Marilyn for seat reservations & availability. We accept Visa, Master Card & Discover Card. For info. about auction items, (near sale ) please call Holly at 207-563-8110.




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