ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION
Sunday, Oct. 30, 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 Sat., Oct. 29, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. & morning of sale 8:00 to 9:45 a.m. Note: This auction includes items from the Robert K Fitzgerel estate in Topsham, Me. & estates in: Bristol, Camden, Boothbay Hrb. & Damariscotta, Me., together with selected additions from other area homes etc. Hope to see you there!!
EARLY FURNITURE: Pine wall cupboard w/2 doors over 2 dwrs in orig. red, 6 board pine l dwr. blanket chest w/snipe hinges, Hepplewhite d/l tbl., Hepp. grad. 4 dwr. chest, Chippendale mirror, Pine ptd. & dec. 2 dwr. blanket chest, Hepp. tap. leg d/l tbl., 2 Chipp. slip seat chrs., 2 Q. Anne rush seat chrs. inc. yoke back, Hepp. tapered leg tap tbl., Turned leg swing leg d/l tbl., Fancy turned 4 poster rope bed w/paneled headboard, Pine 2 lift top grain bin w/raised panels in old red, Sheraton turned leg stand w/flame birch top, Nice cherry pembroke d/l rope twist leg tbl., Sheraton l dwr. Me. grain dec. d/t 6 board chest, Wall cupboard w/raised panel door, 1 dwr. pencil post leg stand, Chrs. inc. grain ptd. & Set 6 ladder back chrs. w/match. child’s etc., Sheraton turned leg d/l tbl., Lyre base Empire card tbl., Ant. buggy seat, Ladder-back weaver’s armchr., l dwr. stand w/tiger maple legs, Pine ogee Empire mirror, Mahg. tilt top stand w/leaf carv. knees, Rev. ptd. ½ column mirror, Ptd. boot-jack end stool, 1 door wall med. cab., Pine 6 board blanket box w/till, 2 pillow-back chrs., Birdseye side chr. & more.
VICTORIAN FURN. ETC.: Vic. oak glass china cabinet, Ant. paint dec. 4 dwr. cott. pine bureau w/mirror & match. bed, Walnut roll front cabinet w/pigeon hole interior, Birdseye & tiger maple Lincoln rocker, 4 dwr. pine cottage chest w/carv. walnut pulls & others, Fancy Vic. walnut plant stand, 5 dwr. drop center cottage pine chest w/mirror etc., Oak 3 sec. Barrister bookcase by Globe Wernicke, Vic. walnut finger carv. medallion back horse hair settee & open arm chr., Mission oak armchr., 4 dwr. ash dresser w/walnut pulls, Oak dry sink, Refin. 3 dwr. chest, Vic. paint dec. 3 dwr. chest, Matchboard back bookcase, Vic. parlor stand, Fancy wooden hat tree, Caned seat chrs. & rocker, Paint dec. cottage pine commode & others, Fancy gilt framed mirror, Glass door bookcase w/mirrored back & shelves, Mahg. Globe-Wernicke 2 sec. Barrister bookcase, l dwr. desk, Oak mirror, Folk art stand, Oak wall mirror, Lift lid matchboard wood box & more.
CUSTOM & VINTAGE FURN. ETC.: Mahg. lowboy w/fan carv., Nice set of 6 Nichols & Stone fan back chairs in antiqued blk. over red, Mahg. 4 dwr. serpentine front glass door secretary, Mahg. dining tbl. & 4 leaves, Rd. mahg. dining tbl. w/4 leaves & 2 bow-back & 2 Windsor chrs., Birdseye maple 2 over 4 grad. dwr. chest, Sm. mahg. shell inlaid serv. tbl., Early style mahg. armchr. w/carv. panel back, Oak 2 sec. display case w/sliding glass doors, Set 4 Nichols & Stone comb-back Windsor chrs., Sheraton 1 dwr. Queen Anne cherry partner’s desk, Pr. mahg. l dwr. inlaid stands, Mid cent. walnut d/t top stand by Lane, Mahg. 1 dwr. Sheraton reeded leg game tbl., 4 dwr. slant lid desk, Mahg. kidney shaped candle stand w/brass gallery & paw feet, Mahg. turtle top stand, Adirondack leather top stool, Mahg. 2 dwr. carv. base d/l stand, Mahg. 2 tier stand, Wooden slatted bench, Boot-jack end bench in old red, Vint. slat garden rocker, Octagonal top stand, Mahg. muffineer, 3 stack. iron stands & more. ACCESSORIES: Nice iron adj. easel/drafting tbl. in orig. mustard paint w/maroon stenciling, Ant. wooden butter churn w/stenciled cow, Orient. silkwork w/figs. & animals, Fancy carv. Orient. wall pc. w/ bird & flowers, 16 Orient. carv. bone figs./elephants & men on horses, Circa. 1740 Russian Icon, 9 carv./ptd. duck decoys by Capt. Harry Jobes, Appliquéd quilt, 2 vint. sgn. Eng. cricket bats, Ant. mortar & pestles in wood & stone, Vint. “Mark Cross” blk. box w/cloth interior, Andirons: (Brass acorn top wr. iron, Chipp. ball & claw foot), Fire tools etc., Old chess set w/carv. horn pcs. & backgammon w/bakelite pcs, 18th c. iron strap hinges etc., Nice lot of ant. inkwells & desk sets inc.:(9 pewter/porcelain/s.p. etc.), Vint mahg. smoking stand w/brass paw feet, Vint. velvet & embroid. opera coats, Iron doorstops: (Lighthouse, Gent, Punch) Brass push-up c/sticks & snuffers etc., Mosaic mirrored Peace plaq., Mahg. 17 dwr. wooden spice chest, Sculpture of man sgn. Daumier, Canes:(Carv. wolf’s head, Rope twist, Pig head, Brass skull top, Carv. whistle antler top), Bookends inc. “John Alden”/”The Thinker” & marble, Porc. bed pan w/duck head, Ant. splint gathering basket etc., L.L. Bean “The Maine Snow Shoes” etc., Early pewter tavern tankard, Carv./ptd. coiled snakes & flying pig, Metal horse silhouette, Mod. bronze sculp. on granite base, Vic. mirrored back wall pock. quilts, Wooden birdcage, Tole dec. trays, Carv. wood Jap. Inro w/frogs, Ant. carv. Mex. Icon of Lady Guadaloupe, Lot w/copper teakettle/ brass pail/pewter teapot etc., Statue of boy riding seahorse, Brass fireplace, Iron Bacchus plaque, Wood carv. of steer sgn. Macmunn, Iron bear/squirrel/fox wall coat racks, 2 tier wire center pc., Brass c/sticks, 10” dia. mod. bronze cat face by Gino Serafini, Brass letter holder, Sad irons, Samplers etc., Iron ½ moon door grate w/dolphin, “Heinz” tin sign, “To Nude Beach” sign, New Hiking sticks, Gondola censer etc., Hammock, Ant. breadboard, Ant. leather high top shoes & kid gloves, 2 biscuit bxs. inc. A. Hubbard, Bookends inc. Scotty dogs/elephants/dogs/Monk, Greek alabaster figs. of man/lady, Loving cup trophy’s inc. Me. Horse Assn. 1935 etc., Iron footed kettles, Crowfoot balance scales, Post & greeting cards, Vic. needlepoint.
GLASS & CHINA: Pr. 10 ¼” h. ant. Capo di Monte urns w/ladies, Ant. mottled pott. Memorial plate of James Garfield, 138 pc. Jap. fine china “Eng. Garden”, 14 pcs. Waterford crystal stemware, 75 pcs. Johann Haviland Bavaria Germ. floral china, 4 pc. Moss Rose wash set, Limoges china, Amethyst & crystal skull bowls, Collec. of Royal Doulton inc.: (Tobies inc. lg. Merlin, Sirey Gamp, Cardinal etc., 8 figurines, Plates), Wedgwood Bowdoin Colleg. plates, Ant. Majolica pitcher & compote etc., Orient. porc. cov. jar w/scenes, Fig. pott. teapot cider dispenser w/spigot, Germ. china, 16 bl./wh. tiles w/Don Quixote, Nippon jam jar & 9 pc. teaset w/Palm tree, 4 pcs. Roseville ”Magnolia” vase/planter/bookends, Tiffany china cat, 63 pcs. Noritake “Baroda” china, 17” Royal Worcester platter & 15” “Temple Sanitarium”, Grad. set 3 bl. & wh. canisters w/Vic. scenes, 40 Royal Copenhagen Christ. plates, Art glass caramel slag gourd, Porcelain cow, 167 pc. Syracuse china “Fleur-De-Lis”, Orient. export porc. inc. Satsuma, Seltzer bottles in wood crate, 12 demi tasse c/saucers, 16 pc. set cut crystal stemware, 2 Van Briggle vases, Staff. figurines “Gin & Water”, Grad. set 5 pott. colored mix. bowls & set of 5 w/blue bands, Glass prisms, Quimper bells/bowl & c/sticks, Cups/saucers, Orient. terra cotta planter w/dragons, Pottery face jug, Spode teapot, Patt. glass, Blk. vases w/silv. overlay, 3 gal. Swasey crock, Jap. canister set, Pk. lustre teasets/plates etc., 22 Wedgwood collec. plates & mugs, Stemware & U.S. Naval Acad. glasses, Bristol vases, Booth’s “Empire” bowl, Royal Bayreuth c/saucers & moose creamer, Vaseline hats, Cranberry creamers etc., Pr. c/sticks w/etch. cranberry hurr. shades, Majolica planters, Cruets & caster set & more.
PAINTINGS: O/b seascape by Walter Andrews, O/b young boy by Mildred C. Jones, Pr. o/wood panels of bunnies inc. 2 bunnies w/basket of tomatoes, Ant. o/b of grist mill, W/c of stream sgn. G. Russell, O/b of sailing ship, O/b cottage on Dam. river sgn. Gina (Virgina R. Riddiford), W/c “Vacation Land Al Fresco” by Jean N. Harris, O/b mother & child in field of flowers by Oliver Rapicopdi, Sgn. w/c of fig. on path, W/c horse & carriage w/man &beer sgn. K. John, O/wood Euro. sailing ship sgn. F. Hallen, O/c ptgs. by Paul Goldberg inc. lighthouse, O/b lake houses & canoe, W/c sailboats sgn. Blagden, Folk art o/c “Bridge from St. Andrews”, 4 o/c of European St. scenes 2 sgn. A. Palermo, W/c man reading sgn. N. Brown, W/c “Latest News” by Tony Van Hasselt A.W.S., Halle Johnson o/b “Grasses”, O/c “Last Drop” by Pamela Hansen, W/c of N.H. cov. bridge in winter by David C. Baker, Ant. o/c lady w/statue, 2 ptgs. by Bill Paxton inc. “Trout Fish. Allagash” etc., O/b flowers sgn. David C. Baker & fish house by B.C. Pratt, Pastoral scenes sgn. M.B.C. 1905 etc., Mod. folky o/c ptg. men working on sailboat sgn. H. Rowe, O/b of house & bridge sgn. Alma, 3 Europ. oils inc. sgn. W. Bargollini of dining by sea, 4 bxs. of ptg. display lights & more.
PRINTS: Sgn. print by Robert E. Kennedy “Beacon St.” 37/105, Vint. oak framed “Raytheon” electronics print, Print Martin Van Buren w/pc. of 1837 document sgn. by him, Ocean liner prints inc.: “S.S. Leonardo Da Vinci”-“Franconia & Leviathan”-“S.S. Belgenland Red Star line”, Artist sgn. print “Sailing Day Nantucket in 1841” by John Stobard, 9 linoleum prints sgn. Howard W. Ellis inc. “Prodigal Son”, Vic. fancy framed litho. of children, Strand Brockton movie poster “No Man of Her Own”, Ant. print “Eventide” of sheep herder, Grain dec. print “Panorama View of Niagara Falls...”, 4 lmtd. ed. sgn. prints by Deborah Beck. Winship, 2 ant. “East..” & “West Rock New Haven”, Auto. photo of Margaret C. Smith, 1817 engrav. “The Rent Day”, Sgn. etching of men play. cards, “Our Flag”, Lmtd. ed. Wood duck print, Sgn. Quigley “Widows Walk. Keywest”, 3 photos 101st U.S. Engineers & Camp Androscoggin 1930, 1880’s/’90’s print on silk, Higgins Indus. w/pic. of PT Junior Cruiser, Grain ptd. frame w/floral print, Ancient map of N. America, Ships Hesper & Luther, Hawaiian prints, 10 Thomas Nast Christmas prints, Old boat photos inc. sailboat “Sentinel” 1910, Floral prints, Empire frame, Don Thayer sgn. print “Port. Harb. Waterfront 1980”, Frames & more.
SILVER: Sterling: Presentation Loving cup 1925, S/peppers, Tiffany key chain. S.P.: Sheffield c/sticks w/wreath design, Salts w/cobalt inserts
JEWELRY: Gold: 10k class ring, Sterling: Horse head pin/pend. w/garnets & marcasites, Fancy drop earrings w/many stones inc.moonstones/garnets/peridots etc., Fancy ster. cross w/ameth./garnet/peridot etc., Brac. w/7 ameths., Bracs. w/7 & 9 garnets, 4 vermeil necks. & 2 bracs., Lg. oval cabochon cut rainbow moonstone pend., Neck. w/ameth. & citrine, Emerald & ruby rings, Flower garnet neck., Seahorse pin w/malachite, 4 chains inc. rope, Celtic design neck. Other Jewelry: Bone carv. & scrimmed Inro w/cats, Carv. bone bead neck. w/110 skulls, 25” garnet beaded neck., Store display faux dia. ring, Tribal neck., Stone bracs. inc. tiger eye & jasper etc., Fancy hand mirror w/jade handle & turq., Costume jewelry, Rhinestone butterfly bangle, 13 strands Venetian style gr. glass beads w/gold, Shell bracs etc.
COINS: 7 U.S. Silver Proof sets, 4 St. Quarter sets & 2 rolls Monticello nickels, 923 foreign coins inc. Roman Marcus Aurelius Denarius silv. coin 140-180 a.d. Paper currency: Set of 9 1957 $1 silv. certs. w/consecutive #’s. STAMPS: 1700 + U.S. 1st. day covers/stamps.
ORIENTAL RUGS: Bidjar 6’x9’, Herez 8’3x10’4, Ant. Sarouk 10’8x12’2, 7’9x9’8, Bokharas 8’x9’10 & 3’1x5’10, Semi ant. Persians 8’2x11’7 & 5’3x6’, 6’10x10’, Semi ant. rugs: (7’6x9’11, 3’11x10’4, Two 2’x3’7, 2’7x8’1, 3’10x7’, 1’2x3’5, 2’x3’11, 2’x2’5, Herez 4’10x6’10), Ant. floral 7’9x10’, Caucasian 4’3x6’4, Pers. Baktiari 5’1x7’ & 2’9x3’10, Pers. Tribals 5’11x7’1 & 4’2x6’7, Ant. Caucasians 5’x7’3 & 3’5x6’, Pers. Hamadan 3’2x9’, Bokhara 3’9x5’5, Herez 3’x5’ & 4’2x6’4, Bokharas 1’6x3’10 & 2’1x5’6, Sap design 2’x4’9, 2’5x7’9, 2’4x4’6, 3’4x6’2, 5’10x9’10 , 3’3x14’3, Childs design Kelim 4’x6’1. Other rugs: New Orient. design Turkish loomed rugs etc. inc.:( 8’x10’, 3’3x4’10, 8’x10’, 1’10x11’7, 2’x2’9), Sm. Indian woven mat, S.W. woven rug 39”x71 ½”, Hooked “Sarah” 3’9x2’7 & 3’8x5’6 etc., Winchester “..Shotgun Shells” rug, Scatters, Braided etc..
MODERN FURN.: Carv. figural wooden hand chair, Raised panel door jelly cupboard ptd. green, Eng. oak coffee tbl. w/2 pull out stands, Mahg. Q. Anne dining tbl. w/leaf & 4 chrs., Maple rope twist plant stand, Mahg. Butler’s tray coffee tbl., 2 Adirondack chrs. & bench, Mission slat bookcase, Iron/wood garden bench, Fold. metal bookcases, Wing chr., Lugg. rack, 3 dwr. chest, Wicker chr., Pr. Me. made stools, Gilt mirror, Oak bookcase w/adj. shelves, Multi tiered mahg. stand, Bookcases, Pr. maple twin beds, 4 dwr. chest, Wicker armchr., Mahg. bookstand, Pine tv stand, Night stand, Pine bookstand.
OTHER ITEMS: Ant. brass Nat’l. cash register, 4’9 L.x2’8 ¼” h. wire sculpture of Brooklyn Bridge by Custis Jere 1970, 3 sm. opal carv. skulls, 2 stick phones & wooden bell box, Ant. leaded glass window, West. Elec. ant. oak wall phone, 17 ¼”x28 ½” pcs. of pink marble, Oak treadle sew. mach., Male & female manikins, Lg. framed tapestry of dancers 54”x17 ½’, 2 porc. enam. signs inc. “Cowhide Brand Overalls..”, 60”x20” marble w/intaglio carv. of Greek chariot , 31” high ptd. pedestal, Folk art clothes pin bridge, “Attacus Atlas” moth shadow box, Hang. iron shell birdbath, Enam. Coca Cola sign, Iron flying pig birdbath.
LAMPS: Ant. rev. ptd. boudoir lamp w/lake & trees, Vint. floor lamps inc. iron bridge, Tbl. lamps inc. porc. w/flowers etc., Old tuba (made into lamp, Leaded slag glass floor lamp, Ruby cut to clear marble base lamp, Pr. crystal tbl., Oil lamps, 3 Dietz “Fitzall” barn lanterns, Milk can style lamps, Country 5 arm chandelier, Brass c/stick lamp, Brass Aladdin.
CLOCKS: Mod. Grandmother’s clock “The York County” by Daneker, Seth Thomas mantel clock, Faux marble S. Thomas mantel, New Haven rosewood shelf clock, Ship’s wheel/porthole mod. wall clock, Sessions mantel clock w/trophy plaq. 1937, Clock cases & parts inc. Chauncy Boardman etc.
BOOKS: 1931 R.M. Commercial Atlas, Maine books, 11 Charles Dickens, 20 “Life” mags. ‘40’s & ‘50’s inc. Clark Gable etc., Box of Lindberg books etc., Ant. ref. books, Lots of Art books, 2 bxs. of Rockwell Kent books, Box Wallace Nutting books, 27 vols. “Dickens Comp. Works”, Estate box lots etc.
TOOLS: Delta 10” tbl. saw on metal stand, Shopcraft 10” elec. miter saw on base & 6” heavy duty bench grinder etc., Troy-Bilt 21” push mower w/bagger, Delta drill press, Rockwell 32” radial drill press w/base, B&D Workmate 200, Werner 6’ alum. step ladder, Campbell Hausfeld 1 ½ h.p. compressor & sand blaster etc., Milwaukee sawzall, 2 shop roller stands, Disc sander, Bench grinder, Troy-Bilt gas weed whacker, 16 gal. wet/dry vac., Shopcraft 14” commercial bandsaw on wooden cab. w/access., 2 lg. ant. wooden planes, New 36” bolt cutters, Alum. step ladder, Elec. “Vac N Mulch”, Hav-A-Heart traps etc.
WEAPONS/MILITARY ETC.: Replica Civil War officer’s sword, Bone & horn hand. hunting knives & others. Other: 2 carv. horn powder horns, WWII Germ. helmet & ant. brass Paris binoculars, 10 various plastic working decoys in camo. bag etc..
MARINE: Vint. Naval uniform w/coat-pants & 2 hats, 24 ½” long old pond sailboat in red & green, Vint. Clinometer U.S. Navy Mark III Mod. O. Virginia Plak Co., Copper sailboat weathervane w/direcs., Vint. ship’s style bell, Ster. Bosuns whistle w/ropework lanyard, Ocean City reels in bxs., 2 rods w/Pflueger Sal-Trout reels.
CHILDREN’S: Lot dolls inc.: (1961 brun. Bubble Cut Barbie/Ginny/, Effanbee “Patsy”/AMF character baby/Horsman wetter etc.), Radio Flyer wagon, M.C.R.R. iron caboose, Doll’s bowfront chest, Wooden working pond model, Ant. curv. runner sled ptd. green, Vint. sleds inc. Fleetwing & Champion, Ant. iron house bank, Vint. 5’ sgn. So. Paris Me. toboggan.
TRUCK: Wh. 2004 F-150 Heritage XLT pick-up 4x4 super cab, 4.6L V8 auto. trans., power steering/windows etc., air, towing set up, bed liner, mileage 77496, good condition.
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. 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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We are one of the largest, top paying buyers in the State of Maine, for gold, silver & bullion etc. Buying Gold: U.S. & foreign coins, ingots & bars, dental gold, all 10k-14k & 18k gold, class rings, wedding bands, necklaces, bracelets, pocket & wrist watches, any broken gold jewelry, platinum etc. Buying Silver: Sterling items any condition, ster. flatware, jewelry, vases, bowls, c/sticks, ingots, bars, rounds, silver eagles etc. Buying coins & paper currency: silver dollars, pre 1964 silv. halves-quarters & dimes. 40 years experience buying coins & precious metals. Get our price before selling. Free gold testing.
ROBERT L. FOSTER
AUCTIONEER & APPRAISER-LIC. NO. AUC 157.
MAINE’S STATEWIDE AUCTIONEER
Assistant Auctioneer: Andre Drolet-Lic. #AR1245 Auction Zip I.D. #2448
811 U.S. Rt. l, P.O. Box 203, Newcastle, Maine 04553 Auction Gallery 207-563-8110
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Me.Auctioneer’s Association & Maine Antique Dealer’s