ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION
Sunday, July 10, 2016
Early auction at 9:00 & regular auction at 10:00 a.m.
At Foster’s Auction Gallery, 811 U.S. Rt. 1, Newcastle, Me.
Preview Saturday, July 9, 9:00 to 4:00 p.m. & morning of sale 8:00 to 9:45 a.m. Note: This auction incs. items from homes & estates in: Damariscotta, Wiscasset, Bristol & New Harbor, Me. etc., together w/selected additions. Hope to see you there!
EARLY FURNITURE: Ant. carv. rope column 5 dwr. chest, Grain dec. pine blanket box w/ditty box, Birdcage Windsor armchr. & step-down chr., Sheraton ½ column mirrors w/rev. ptg. of house & cottage, Sheraton paint dec. 4 dwr. dressing stand, Hepp. 4 dwr. country chest in red, Mahg. Hepp. inlaid tap. leg card tbl., Mahg. Sheraton d/l 1 dwr. tbl., Grain dec. Boston rocker etc.
VICTORIAN FURNITURE ETC.: 6 dwr. ash bureau, Ptd. 3 dwr. chest w/glove bxs., Quaint Stickley Furn. Mission oak rocker, Tufted leather buggy /buckboard seat, Bamboo stand, Pine 4 dwr. chest with ½ columns.
CUSTOM & VINTAGE FURN. ETC.: Fancy mahg./gilt Fed. mirror w/Phoenix bird, Fancy ornately carv. uph. seat, Pcs. by Colbys inc.: (Mahg. D. Phyfe dining tbl., 6 mahg. Chipp. dining chrs. w/bellflower carv., Mahg. inlaid 2 dwr. d.l. Phyfe sofa tbl.), Mahg. l dwr. tap. leg stand w/brass dec., Carv. Orient. camphor wood trunk, Walnut d/l butterfly dining tbl., 2 door/5 dwr. dresser, Vint. bucket bench, 2 ball & claw foot chrs. w/Spanish feet, 5 shelf bookcase, French style armchr., Pr. ribbon back chrs., Hat tree, Custom mahg. Hepp. sideboard, Mahg. M. Washington sew. stand, Mahg. swivel dresser top mirror etc.
ACCESSORIES: Me. pine tree andirons, Wooden floor butter churn in yellow, Fancy brass andirons, 18thc. iron toaster, Fire dogs, Ant. oval wooden chopping bowl, Vint. owl andirons w/glass eyes, Tramp art cov. box, Vint. log cabin quilt, Ind. sew. basket, Cold ptd. mini. bronze kittens, Nice ant. photo lot in gutta purcha cases etc. inc.: (1/2 plate dag. of Elijah Bingham-friend of Daniel Webster), Iron Scotty dog doorstop, Lot of 2 & 3 bxs. of estate linens etc., N. W. Coast Eskimo style carv./ptd. box, Ant. scale under glass in wood. case, Pewter tea set etc., 29” carv. wood cat sgn. Anne Arnold 1963, Lard pail w/pigs, Mirrored “Love” peace sign, Nice Raccoon coat & jacket, Mink coat by Kerrybrooke, Serpentine carv. rabbit, Eagle head sword cane, 12 carv. stone arrow heads, Iron wall coat racks w/deer-“Haircut & Shave” etc., Brass dolphin andirons, 4 bottle cranberry caster, Bone carv. box w/cats, Carv. stone & bone box w/fig. carv. elephant, Fancy ant. walnut barometer by T. Armstrong, Book bxs., 7” cloisonné vase, Lg. lot of postcards, Lot of Royalty comm. pcs. inc.:(Eliz. & Philip, Charles & Di. etc.), Orient. silk embroid. w/flowers & birds, Iron rabbit doorstop/bank, Sm. mahg. 7 dwr. spice box, Iron frog boot scraper, Juggling pins, Fancy gilt/floral dec. Barber’s pole, Ant. wooden type trays, Metal egg scales, 2 jewelry bust displays in wood & wicker, Hand bags & clothes inc. Gucci, Wicker mag. rack, Art Nouv. adj. bookrack, Orient. 4 sec. wall hang., Wood mortar & pestle, Lot w/artist sgn. wood carvs./ptd. box etc., Wall pot rack, Brass Nepal singing bowl, Ant. brass scales, 2 framed Orient. silk embroideries, Tole tray, Iron sign“To Nude Beach”, Pr. granite bookends, Hd. made iron wall rack w/cut out designs & fig. brass lady ink blotter?, Lot w/sgn. Eleanor Roosevelt letter/Reagan Voodoo doll etc., Metal elephants hold. marble ball, Ant. hardware, Iron golfer doorstop, Carv./ptd. duck & shorebirds, Glass oil bottle & metal cans, Iron wall plaq. of Bacchus, 2 metal garden cranes, Bechtel Zippo lighter, Sad irons, Griswold griddle & #6, Pr. cloisonné vases, Monarch tbl. fan, Stag horn style c/sticks, Ephemera lot inc. 1933 Expo. book etc., Baskets inc. Indian, 13 cloisonné nap. rings, Metal wall racks, Ant. baby clothes/bonnets, Chinese therapy balls inc. stone, Carv. wooden animals, Leaded glass pcs., Cov. iron kettle, Bxs. inc. marquetry, Lots of mod. X-mas decs. inc. 3’9 wooden trees/Santas/ornaments/4’10 Reindeer board etc., Carv./ptd. jewel. box, Carv. fish & reclining woman.
GLASS & CHINA: 84 pc. set of china by Delano Studios w/game birds, Nice ant. ruby/clear Art glass vase on gilt metal base, 11 ant. glass label apothecary bottles, 33 pcs. floral china by Wedgwood inc. serv. pcs., 42 pcs. “Blue Tree” china by Lenox, 107 pcs. “Sherwood” Old Ivory china, 58 pcs. etch. pink Depression stemware & plates, Orient. teapot w/applied figs., 45 pcs. Royal Doulton “Indian Summer” china, 26 c/saucers by: (Lenox, Meakin, Quimper, Bone china etc.), Flowering glass Bonsai tree, 15 ½” Orient. platter w/herons, Sheepscot River & Georgetown Me. pottery inc. oil lamp etc., Cut glass celery etc., 34 pcs. floral ptd. Limoges china, 8 Wedgwood plates “Ferrara” etc., Ruby Bohemian decanter/tray/glasses, Orrefor’s crystal bowl, 115 pc. set of Noritake china w/serv. dishes & platters etc., 6 blue cut overlay glasses w/stags, Amethyst bottle, Rose bowls, Assort. glass domes, Floral china teapot, Ironstone, Fish platter, Glass paperweights inc. candy cane & finger style, Blue can. jar, Decanters inc. pinched, 71 pc. Noritake china “Indian Tree”, Stemware, Limoges cov. veggie & soup tureen, Patt. glass pitcher w/marbles, 11 mugs w/Davy Crockett/Orphan Annie etc., Bl. ribbed pottery jug etc., Contemp. Art pottery, Bl. Delft sm. novelty pcs. inc. shoes etc., Cobalt blue glass, Colored stemware, Bl./wh. cov. dish, 15 gal. crock, Clear glass: C/sticks-Compotes etc., Crystal inc. 4 Waterford cordials/pitchers etc., Jasperware vases, Perfumes inc. French, Plates w/ships “Battleship Me.” etc., 12 demi tasse c/saucers, Jug w/blue grapes, Floral pott. umbrella stand, Lg. amber bottle “Cabernet”, Planters, Collec. of Cundy’s Hrb. ant. souv. glassware inc. custard etc. Bottles: “Lilac Vegetal” after shave, “Eau de Quinine” hair tonic, Warner’s Safe w/labels, Dr. Hartshorn’s Bitters w/label, Crock & jug, Lot of 33 inc. “Blood Wine” etc. “Kickapoo Oils”, Me. bottles, “Happy Baby” bottle & more.
PAINTINGS: Lg. o/c of sailing ship by L. Simon 35 ½”x 23 ½”, O/c seascape of crash. surf by O.F. Baker 35 ½”x 21 ½”, O/c portrait of Gent, W/c “Cozy Hrb.” Southport by Betty A. Pierce, Lg. o/b of sailboats sgn. Ulrich Sager, O/b of cottage by lake sgn. Victor Lawson, W/c of fallen tree sgn. James Feriola, O/c sailboat in moonlight sgn. G.V. Galuntz, O/c’s of elephants & Cheetah by Anderson, W/c French perfume store front sgn. Layton, O/c of Coastal Village sgn. Shirley Mollineaux, O/c Gent, O/c schooner sgn. J.Tarro, O/c flowers by Louis Orlando, W/c barnyard sgn. Montague Charman, O/c figs. “Bay Area Figurative Movement”, Oil of people in cage by Italo Squitieri, Painting of nude sgn., O/c lake sgn. F.P. Devault, O/c train station, Orient. ink/paint on paper of tree, W/c of sparrow sgn. J.H. Garrett, W/c street scene sgn. C. P. Demetropoulos, Ptg. on glass of cottage by lake w/deer, S. African shanty town by S.I. Hlatshwayo, Pastels of sailboat by Linda Novick, Oils of flowers, 25 w/c ptgs. by Nelia Gardner White, O/c sailboats sgn. Camprio, Ant. tinsel pic. w/fountain, W/c w/donkey & cart sgn. E. Charavin, Orient. calligraphy given by Ham Tai Young, O/c seaside sgn. Barnfather, Oil of crashing surf, Ant. pastel of stream, O/b hunt. dogs & ducks, Oils by Ciappa, W/c’s of Cooli & junk, & many more.
PRINTS: Lg. steamship print “Am. Line Calling at Cherbourg”, 1890’s silk pics., Martin Ahearn sgn. Sailor’s monument etc., Sgn. print by Kipp Soldwedel, Beatrix Potter prints inc. Peter Rabbit, 2 lg. steam ships “Bristol” & “City of Newport”, 3 sgn. etchings by Floyd Walser, W. Homer “On The Beach” 1872 Harper’s, Serigraph by Maurice de Vlaminck, 2 sgn. prints by Abraham Rattner of people in hell, Ant. fox hunt “Earl of Derby’s Stag Hounds”, Woodblock “Logic of Nostalgia” sgn. Hiroyuki Tajima, N. Rockwell “Outward Bound”, Wild animal pics. inc. Leopard, Litho. Queen’s Court, Etch. by Droguett of “Cat & Mouse”, Anthony Sidoni sgn. print “Einstein”, A. B. Frost of surf fishing, Print rearing horses, Lg. ant. steamship “Britannia”, Wyeth print of man in field, Sgn. John Elwyn of landscape w/houses, 3 lg. ant. gilt frames & more.
JEWELRY: Gold: Nice 14k pearl & garnet neck., 14k ring w/7 dias., 14k dia. by-pass ring, 14k ring w/6 rubies, 10k ring w/blue stone, 14k garnet ring, 14k lapis Orient. disk pend., 4 14k rings w/rubies, 14k jade earrs., 10k sapp./dia. ring. Sterling: Horse head pin/pend. w/garnets & marcasites, Cross w/10 pear cut ameths. & 1 rd., Fancy pin w/9 garnets & marcasites, Cuff brac. w/ 20 genuine stones, Pk. tourmaline ring, Fancy malachite brac. w/peridots, Bracs. w/8&9 garnets, Lg. amber pend. neck., Bracs. w/amethysts, Emerald ring, Amber pend., Pend. w/ameth. & citrine, Brac. w/15 S. African malachites, Ring w/16 garnets, Pend. w/23 cut garnets, Lot w/turq. ring & opal dolphin earrings etc., Neck. w/rubies & dias., 3 chains inc. 24” etc., Key form mod. vinaigrette, Rainbow moonstone pendant w/2 garnets, Lot w/ster. pendants & cameo pend. etc., Ruby ring, Seahorse pin w/malachite, Malachite cuff links & more. Other jewelry: Bone carv./scrimmed Inro of turtles & 1 w/horses, Vic. memorial locket, 36” garnet bead neck., Mosaic pins/brac., Agate 3 tier neck. & brac., Hematite raspberry cluster neck., Tribal neck. w/lapis, 14 pr. earrings, Garnet bangle brac., Stone necks., Butterfly brac., Costume jewelry, Tribal shell neck etc.,Watch chains & fobs.
STERLING: 17 pcs. w/hd. mirror-cr./sugar etc., 14 pcs. inc. shell spoon etc., 7 pc. Mexican ster. mini. tea set, Ster. hand. cake breaker etc., 8 individual salt shakers, Lot w/salt & pepper-c/sticks etc., Compote, Lot w/rattle/teething ring etc., Ster. rim coasters, 12 m.o.p. forks/knives w/ster. bands. S.p.: Fancy dbl. Sheffield dish, Trays, Tea set, Lot w/bells & fancy card receiver w/dancers etc., 2 sets of m.o.p. hand. knives w/ster. bands, Baby cups etc., Antler hand. carv. set, Flatware in chests, Engrav. fish knives & forks, 5 fig. nap. rings, Footed tray, M.o.p. butter knives, Cov. vegs. etc.
COINS: Morgan & Peace $’s in lots inc. 13 b.u. 1923 Peace etc., Lots 196 & 120 War Time nickels & part. album of Linc. cents, Ten 90% U.S. ½’s, Lots of $22.50 & $61.50 etc., U.S. 90% silv. coins, 8 b.u. Franklin dimes, 6 blue albums w/cents etc., 16 U.S. proof sets 1968-1980 & 17 unc. mint sets, 10.50 40% Kenn. ½’s, 37 coins inc. Can. & Merc. dimes etc., Boxed l oz. silv. Eagle, 1 oz. Buffalo, Paper curr. inc. lg. U.S. 1917 $1, 6 Ike $’s & more.
ORIENTAL RUGS: 7’x12’9, Chinese w/dragons 4’5”x7’7. Other rugs: 2 real zebra skin rugs, Fine new Orient. design rug 5’4x7’6, Orient. style 1’10x12’, Two 2’x3’, 100’ Wilton remnant runners etc., Navajo, 2 Ind. style,
MOD. FURNITURE ETC.: M. Wash. chrs. inc. Kittinger, Very ornate King metal bed, Carv. fretwork 3 sec. fold. screen, Br. leather sofa/2 armchrs & 2 ottomans by Jaymar, Marble top stands, 4 new 30” bar stools, 3 sec. fold. bamboo style room divider, Wicker settee/2 armchrs./coff. tbl., Lg. fancy carv. wooden gilt dec. multi tier mirror, Tbl. & 2 stools, 3 mahg. nesting stands, Ottoman, Mahg. 2 dwr. stand, Pr. ornate carv./caned chrs., Sew. mach., 2 rush seat stools, 5 wooden wine shelves 4’8 ½” high 25” wide, Dining room tbl. w/4 column base & 8 high back uph. chrs., Oak refractory tbl., Wall shelf, 2 carv. stands w/glass, Wooden benches, Fold. chaise & chrs., Plastic lawn furn., Glass door china cab., Leopard uph. armchr. & ottoman, Bookcase, Med. cab. w/ptd. scene, Pr. carv. eleph. head wall shelves, Patio tbl. & chrs., Rush seat bench, 4 new lawn chrs. & tbl. w/fire pit center, Gothic metal fold. room divider, Sm. cab. w/carved tiger doors, 4 tier bamboo plant stand, 2 rope twist plant stands, Lamp tbl. w/eleph. legs & heads, Wicker trunks, Whirlpool clothes dryer/Maytag washer, 2 Dorm fridges., Fold. iron fire screen, Cuisinart food processor, Fancy sideboard, 2 lg. rd. glass tbl. tops 58” & 40”, Friedrich air conditioner, Grape carv. pedestal, Camp. equip. inc. tent/lantern etc., Ceiling fan, Electronics inc. Bose/Aiwa etc., Wood/leather trunk, Eureka Powerline vac., Patio umbrella & base, 2 door storage cab., Dog carrier, Yarn.
MUSICAL: 112 music cd’s, 33 records, Old radio tubes, Ind. style drum, Vint. 5 string guitar, Old sheet music.
OTHER: 23” Eskimo style wooden carv./ptd. totem pole, Serpentine stone carv. skull, Real cased butterfly displays, Gilt metal sailboat weathervane, Winchester adv. wall hanging 3’1x4’4, Thule “Adventurer” 7’7car carrier, 1963 wooden Coca-Cola crate, Collec. of Cruise ship memorabilia inc. pock. knife/keys/ster. pin/tins/paper etc., Mounted 23 lb. 40” Lake Trout, New motion light up “Open” sign, Cameras: (Agfas, Zeiss Ikon Contaflex, Stereo Realist camera & access. etc.), West. leather tooled saddle, & horse tack/saddles etc., “Am. Bonding Co.” & “Esso” signs, Shelf brackets, Vint. Polaroid cameras, Coca Cola telephone, Wheeler & Wilson ant. sew. mach., Growling bear head wall plaque, Lg. wire animal cage .
LAMPS: Iron Mission green slag glass sgn. Port.Base, Wh. marble tbl. lamp, S.p. chandelier, Dietz r.r. lanterns, Lot of caramel slag glass pcs. inc. some blue & green for lamps, Orient. floral porc. lamp, Brass Parker oil lamp, Fig. metal inc. ewer w/cherubs etc., Vic. brass hang. light w/glass shades, Cranberry swirl oil, Mod. pott. lamp, Fairy oil lamps, Floor lamps, Slag glass hang. shade etc., Pr. iron tbl. lamps etc., Novelty lights, Pr. 68” high wall lamps w/pott.
shades emboss. w/elephants, Metal wall sconces, 5’7 high metal stand. candelabra, Hang. leaded slag glass lamp, Oil lamps inc. enam. ptd. w/cranberry shade etc.
CLOCKS: Vic. walnut Ingraham shelf clock, Slate mantel, Mission oak "Wag on the Wall”, S. Thomas qrtz. brass gimbal desk clock, Ant. oak Ingraham schoolhouse regulator clock & shelf clock, Mod. bracket clock, Sm. carriage clock, S. Thomas mantel clock & Ansonia shelf clock etc.
BOOKS: 2 vols. “Mansions of Eng.” by Neale, 11 “My Book House” 1937 child’s. books by Olive Miller, 2 bxs. ant. ref. books, Children’s books, “Hist. of Am. Theatre” by Dunlap & “Record of Boston Stage” 1853, Ref. books on jewelry, Art books, Over 600 of “Life” mags. 1930’s/ 40’s etc., Old radio & movie mags.
TOOLS: Troy-bilt chipper 8 h.p., Dewalt 12” compound miter saw, New 2 ton hydraulic floor jack & 6 ton bottle jack, New Cal-Hawk 4 pc. ratchet tie set & 20 pc. screwdriver set, Wheeled log carrier, Lot w/sm. anvil/drill/nail dwrs. etc., Alum. 20’ exten. ladder & 6’ step etc., Lawn cart, 53 pc. new ratchet driv. set, Patio furn. dolly, Cal-Hawk 30” bolt cutters & new booster cables, 5’ alum. fold. ladder, Roof rake, 4 30” ratch. bar clamps, Wheel barrow.
WEAPONS ETC.: H&R Arms 12 ga. shotgun, Vetterli mod. 1871 bolt action rifle .41 Swiss cal., Box mkd. “Winchester Rifles”, Newmann Bros. dbl. barr. shotgun. Other: Powder horns inc. horn w/abalone, WWI plaq. w/ soldiers. Swords & Knives: Set 3 Samurai swords w/rack, Bowie knife, Bone hand. hunting knife, 2 Asian style daggers, Fantasy short sword.
ADVERTISING & STORE COLLEC.: Wrigley’s Gum display, “No Frueo Fruits & Syrup.” tin mirror, Adv. poster Hallets Drug store Bath, “J.&P. Coats Boilfast Tatting” 3 tier display, 42 section revolving postcard rack, Sm. ant. oak/glass counter top display case, Adv. thermometers inc.: “Smith & Anthony... Engineer’s”, Moxie items inc.: (Ashtray, Bottles, Glasses, Tray etc.), Mr. Peanut : (Sm. pails, Plastic bank, Tin nut dishes etc.), Coca Cola: (Bottle form tin thermometer 1923, Trays w/ladies “Madge Evans” 1935 etc., Paperweight & 6 glasses, Bottles, Framed Coca-Cola adv. prints inc. “Village Blacksmith” etc.,), Ant. slant glass sm. display case for “Camels Hair”, Dad’s Root Beer glasses & sign, Cardboard signs, Delaval tin pcs. w/cows etc., Porc. apothecary mortar/pestles & sm. metal RX one, Adv. tins, 2 ant. milk cans “Old Tavern” Port. Me., Crate “Boyd’s Peanut Butter Kisses”, Crustoglas sign. “Ex-Lax Choc. Lax.”, N.Y. World’s Fair Memorabilia, Patd. 1912 gumball mach., Tin “Elliott Protector” ear plug, J. & Johnson Belladonna Plasters adv. 5 dwr. box, Opera House theatre posters Bath Me., 2 lg. “Royal Sugar Cones” tins, Lg. ant. amber apothecary bottle, Dye type cab. w/girl & bear, Pharmacy jar w/tongue Depressors etc.,
MARINE: 12” blue blown glass fish. float in net, Oval rod holder by Orvis, Life ring w/name, Paddlewheel mod. “King of Miss.”..
CHILDREN’S: Louis Marx diesel type elec. train in orig. box, Ant. wooden dancing Blk. man toy, Lot w/vint. crib cover of girls in car, Vint. Red Chief “Scooting Star” scooter, Ant. dolls & parts etc., Vint. “Felix” artic. wooden cat, Steiff type Hedgehogs, Vic. pressed-back highchr., H.o. New Eng. Patriots train set “Hawthorne Vill.”, Hitchcock rocker, Lot w/ stuffed rabbit & early Mickey Mouse etc., Vint. mahg. Q. Anne chr., “Mod. Toys” fire truck & Schylling race car, Richter’s Anchor Blocks, Roy Rogers thermos, Book “Rufus R. Brown in Darktown”, Wood horse stall w/toy horses, Child’s quilt etc., Old 10” Vogue doll w/trunk, Copper dolls’ head mold? mkd. Amer. Character, 22” pond sailboat.
BOATS: Choice 12’ bl. & wh. wooden lap strake dory nat. seats & floor-gunwale fenders-bronze fittings-2 row. stations w/bronze plag. “Hunting Isl.” Newagen, Me., 16’ We.No.Nah canoe “Kevlar 49” Jensen design w/3 paddles etc.
TERMS: Cash or approved check. Everything sold as is. All sales are final. We accept absentee bids prior to the auction with a 20% deposit. Limited phone bidding available. Buyer’s premium of 12 1/2% on all purchases with 2 1/2% discount for cash or good check. We accept Visa, Master & Discover Cards. Catered. Limited seating. Call ahead for seat reservations & availability. Air conditioned.
ROBERT L. FOSTER , AUCTIONEER & APPRAISER-LIC. NO. AUC 157
811 U.S. Rt. l, P.O. Box 203, Newcastle, Maine 04553 Auction Gallery 207-563-8110
Assistant Auctioneer: Andre Drolet-Lic. #AR1245 Auction Zip I.D. #2448
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