ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION
Sunday, Sept. 18, 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. Sept. 17, 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 homes & estates in: New Harbor, Waldoboro, Bristol, Jefferson, Boothbay Hrb. & Breman, Me. etc. Hope to see you there!!
EARLY FURN.: 18th c. Chipp. grad. 4 dwr. chest w/bracket base, 18th c. Chippendale blanket chest w/bracket base, Sheraton pine d/l tbl., Boot jack end grain bin in old red, Boot jack end blanket boxes inc. old blue w/ditty box, Refin. pine drysink, Pine blanket box, Sheraton turned leg stand, Refin. Windsor highchr., 18th c. mahg. Q. Anne snake foot candle stand, Ant. dough box on stand, Me. red/blk. grain dec. cannon ball bed, Mahg. inlaid snake foot tilt top tea tbl., Tapered leg d/l country tbl., Empire fold top ped. base card tbl., Windsor high chr., Ladder-back rabbit ear armchr. rocker in grain paint, Pine cradles, Empire 2 over 3 dwr. mahg. chest w/glove bxs. & octag. mirror, Ladder back rocker in red & chrs., Lg. mahg. Empire mirror, Country Sheraton d/l tbl. as is, 4 high back ladder-back chrs. w/rush seats, Nursing rocker etc.
VICTORIAN FURN. ETC.: Vic. oak dbl. bank s-roll top desk, Oak slant lid desk w/sliding glass door base, Vic. refin. pine drop-center bureau, 3 dwr. pine chest, Ornate carv. armchr. w/eagles & cherubs etc., Brass & iron bed, Orient. Tansu chest, Orient. pig skin trunk, Grain dec. Lincoln rocker, Ant. oak cab. w/2 dwrs.& paneled door, Vic. travel trunk w/Berman/Belber tags, Mission oak chr. & rocker, Ant. Jenny Lind trunks & others, Walnut d/t box, Platform rocker & others, Gout stool, Ant. wicker stool, Oak mirror w/carv. crest etc. CUSTOM & VINTAGE ETC.: Inlaid Hepp. mahg. sideboard, Mahg. 4 dwr. slant lid Gov. Winthrop desk with ball & claw feet, Pr. rd. mahg. stands w/marble tops & dwr. by Barbos, Mahg. 2 tier ped. stand w/claw & egg feet, 2 heavy teak & brass chaise lounges, Sm. mahg. glass door china cab., Fig. mahg. china cab. w/glass door top, Agate top work tbl., Mahg. tilt top inlaid stand w/claw & egg feet, Scalloped top mahg. stand, Chipp. mirror w/eagle crest, M. Wash. lolling chr., 2 tier stand w/spool legs, Gold gilt mirror, Pr. 1950’s metal bounce lawn chrs., French demi-lune marble top stand w/ormolu, Vint. mahg. cradle, Pine dinette tbl., Card tbl. top w/ptd. ship & more.
ACCESSORIES: Folk Art carv. spoon w/bird & ptd. hand, Ant. flag pole w/bronze fig. eagle top, Fancy carv. mirror w/animals, Ant. bl./wh. woven coverlet sgn. Elenor Clawson 1837 w/eagles etc., Brass lemon top andirons, Quilts, Lg. paint dec. firkin, Art Nouv. nude lady hold. wooden bowl by Pencer Guilford, 12 ½” carv. owl, 8 vint. adv. thermometers inc. Hincks Coal Bangor/Linc. Cleaners & Laund. Dam. Me. etc., Punched tin foot warmer, Ant. fans inc. adv., Banjo barometer/thermo. etc., Pr. brass Q. Anne ball top andirons, Cov. firkins, Iron water pump, Orient. stone inlaid plaque, Russian lacq. & ptd. boxes/dolls etc., Me. wooden trencher, Pewter inc. teapots/inkwell/charger/teaset etc., Carv. Indian bust, Marquetry bxs., Wood mortar & pestle, Arts & Crafts brass & copper mirrored wall sconces, 18th c. iron toasters inc. revolving, Vic. stick & ball easel, Iron skillets inc. #6 Griswold etc., Bone carv. of African lady, Copper coffee & teapots/pot etc., Vint. Indian made snowshoes & others, Wooden trenchers & choppers, Orient. carv. soapstone vase etc., Store tape dispenser, 3 nude figs inc. bathing beauties, Indian exotic wood carvs./rattles/flute etc., Silk “Log Cabin” quilt etc., Bxs. inc. Orient lacq. etc., Splayed knife trays, Octagonal wood bucket, D/t copper gooseneck teakettle, Carv. Orient. chess pcs., Brassware inc. Arts & Crafts c/sticks etc., Carv. ptd. frog decoy, Cloisonné fig., Pr. fancy iron scrolled andirons, Iron owl andirons, Walnut lap desk, Tobacco tins, Fry wood measure, African stone carvings, Tin & woodenware inc. tole dec. dome top box & spice box etc., Copper coal hod etc., Brass samovar, Bone carv. letter opener w/King Tut, Spinning wheel, Floating thermometer, Art Deco shaving mirror, “Mail” box, Metal Napoleon peeing, Sew. mach., Sebastian mini. nativity scene, Sm. curio cab. w/assort. minis. inc. brass rabbit/pantry box etc., Wall plaqs. w/knight on horse, Asian items inc. prayer wheel-shoes-wedding hat etc., 4 mod. wood carvs. of Noah’s Ark etc., “Turnbull’s” family scale, Carv. “Cock Pheasant” by H. Parker, Carv. fabric patt. stamps, Ant. keys inc. skeleton, Sports cards, Wilton metal ware inc. sailing trophies etc. MUSICAL: 7 Beatles albums etc.
GLASS & CHINA: Cut glass & crystal inc.: (Waterford decanter & 5 glasses, Cut overlay decanter & glasses, Cut glass water pitcher, Compote, Nappies, Stemware, Pr. decanters, Steuben, Lg. bowl), Lg. pr. 16 ½” ant. Satsuma vases w/applied dec. & ptd. birds etc., Ant. green demi john bottle, Bl./wh. china, Canton cov. dish & platter, Imari plate, Ant. porc. pudding molds, Rare man milking cow, Belleek, Fiesta turq. charger, 11 Royal Doulton cabinet plates, Orient.:( Platter, Vases inc. Satsuma, Canton bowl, Rose Medallion teapot, Jardinière, Figs., Gr. cov. jars ), Majolica:( Pitcher & ewer, 8 plates), 6 Weller c/sticks, 38 pcs. Limoges “Chateau”, Royal Doulton fig. “Alice” etc., Blue glass cracker jar w/enam. dec. & s.p. top, Coralene egg, Ruby etch. Bohemian compote, Cut overlay inc. Blue basket & decanter & Floral cut overlay vase, Flint compote, Val St. Lambert paperweight, Soup tureen, Lladro figs. of ladies, Roseville c/sticks, Blue glass pitcher, Compotes inc. pk. Depression, Etched glasses w/animals, Indian pots & blk. on blk. plate by Marie & Julien as is, Silv. overlay bowls etc., Weller vases & planter, R.S. Prussia nut set & 7 pc. dessert set, Yellow ware milk bowl, Copper lustre dec. yellow ware veg. dish, Redware molds inc. Turks head w/gr. glaze, Lenox c/sticks etc., R.R. lantern candy container, Rosenthal china, 36 pcs. Lenox “Repertoire”, Ruby red ram, Royal Doulton & Royal Worcester plates, Gold flake blue glass pitcher, Patt. glass inc. compote, 6 cov. glass jars, Orange floral planter, Murano snail, Bennington & sponge pitchers, Chocolate pot, Indian vase by Carol Yakimo, McCoy planters w/birds, Stoneware crocks/pitchers/jugs & up & down churn, Bottles, Bavaria china, Pott. tobacco jar, Punch bowl & cups, Blown glass pcs. inc. cat w/cat inside etc., Bean pots, Figs. inc. Norman Rockwell etc.
PAINTINGS: W/c ships at sea by Fred S. Cozzens 1907 34”x19 ½”, W/c surf & sailboat by O.S. Weber Monhegan 33”x11”, 6 Gene Klebe w/c’s inc. cranes/beach w/star fish/palm trees etc., 5 nice Vernon G. Broe marine ptgs. inc. o/b of racing sailboats/sailboat off harbor/lady by shore etc., O/c sailboat by D. Bowman, O/b seascape by John Hawkins 1915, O/b sailboats in New Hrb., O/c lobsterman pulling traps by M.L. Bowman, O/c windmill & hay wagon, Ant. ptg. of dog, O/b of surf by Parker Gamage & “North Shore” New Hrb., W/c’s of rocks by shore by George White, O/b Lobsterman & o/c crashing surf by Lyn Proctor, Ogunquit Me. seascape by Geo. L. Morris, W. Nutting “Confidences” & “Parting of the Ways”, W/c by George White “Wells Me.”, Vic. o/c birches by Grace Anderson, Ship “Potosi” sgn. C. Hank 1907, O/glass strawberries by Edmond J. Nogar, Lg. o/c monkeys playing pool, Ant. w/c of young boy in birdseye frame, Vic. o/c sailboats sgn. S.D. Miller, O/w of forest stream, W/c’s by Joan Carpenter inc. dock & house, Vic. o/c mtns., Prim. of woman by shore “View From Hogg’s Isl.”, Sgn. Leopard ptg., O/c cov. bridge, O/b train yard, O/m “Sun & Surf” by John Bartok, 17 Calligraphy poems by E.J.D. 1907 etc.
PRINTS: Stonehenge sgn. J. Demaraio, Sgn. etchings by Don Swann, C. & Ives “See My New Boots”, Maps inc. Bristol, “Monhegan Morning” by Jim O’Reilly, “Seabirds”, Lmtd. ed. “On the Green Old Newcastle”, Hunting dog print, Indian girls, Coastal photos by Jack Lane, Lg. lighthouse print, Samurai woodblock, A. Bellows “Sunday Evening”, Sgn. Gordon Phillips w/Civil War cowboys, Jeff Peacock “Mooneye Herring”, Sgn. Cate Mandigo, Etch. by P. Koppel, French prints, Andrew & Jamie Wyeth prints, Ship prints by Consuela Hanks etc., “Govs. Palace” sgn. Eidenberger, “Port. Me. Hay Bldg.” by Thayer, Litho. “Last Shot in Soudan”, Gene Klebe of lobster boats, Framed “Dam./Sheepscott” chart, Auto. Dorothy Hamill adv. print, Etchs. by Morton Levin etc., Fred Thompson “Lombard 4 Poplar”, Lg. print steam eng. pulling coaches, Winslow Homer print, “City of Cleveland”, Anthony Sidoni Albert Einstein litho. etc.
SILVER: 9 ½” vase, C/sticks, Compotes, Candelabras etc., 13 c/sticks, 4 sherries, Cream & sugars, Salt & peppers, Spoons, Bowl etc. S.P.: Lg. 6 sided embossed bowl w/figs., 2 reticulated oval baskets, Three 5 pc. teasets, Serv. pcs., Serv. trays inc. 27 ½” oval w/rose design & 1 w/grape design, Cov. dishes, Flatware, 5 bottle caster set, C/sticks w/blue glass shades, Trophy pcs. etc.
JEWELRY: GOLD: 10k & 14k brac. from ant. slides w/gemstones etc., Fine ameth. & dia. 14k ring, 10k ring w/channel set baguette dias., 14k ameth. ring, 14k chains etc., 14k brac. w/garnets & dia. chips, 18k bird pin, Two 18k necks., Lot 14k inc. bangles/earrings etc., Ameth./tourmaline ped., 10k inc. pearl ring/flower pin/chain etc., Pearl earrings, 14k chains & pends., 14k bl. topaz neck. etc. STERLING JEWELRY: Multi semi precious garnet & marcasite brooch, .946 silv. pend. box w/turq./lapis/coral, 2 necks. w/geode slices, Lot w/pill box pend. w/ameth./Indian pin/lion etc., Ameth. brac. .25 cts., Charm brac., Neck. w/moonstones/peridot/ameth. etc., Cuff & bangle bracs., 10 pends. inc. lapis, Towle pend. & chain, Lot w/grape pin/seagull/.800 pock. watch etc., Rings inc. lapis, Ameth. neck., Garnet bracs., Neck. w/dragonfly, Collec. of earrings inc. ster., Syn. sapp. neck., Other nice lots. OTHER JEWELRY: Approx. 20 fine pearl necks. inc. various styles & colors inc. 7/4/3 strands in pink/white etc., Pearl earrings, M.o.p. neck. & earrs., Tribal jewelry, Vic. bangle brac., Malachite neck., Michael Negrin neck. w/articulated Flapper girl, Stone necks. inc. garnets/hematites etc., Vic. cross & cameo pin, Fancy Vic. pin etc., Ameth. neck., Garnet neck. & brac., Orient. Mah Jong brac., Enam. articulated dish etc., Beads inc.: Coral/turq. etc., Fancy green stone neck., Ind. fetish neck. w/animals, Costume jewelry & more. WATCHES: Waltham 14k h/c pock. watch w/scene, 14k Wittnauer 17j wrist watch, Invicta watch cases, 13 ladies wrist watches inc. Omega, Waltham wrist etc.
COINS: Morgan silv. $’s inc. 1885-0 ms63, Peace $’s, 48 U.S. type coins inc. V Nickels/Ind. Head cents etc., $14.20 Merc. dimes, $14.10 Barber head halves etc., Eisenhower $’s, 30 estate type cons inc.:(1875-S 20¢ pc., Lex./Concord $1/2, Cents: Ind./Fly Eagle/Lg.), $6.05 90% coins, $10 40 % Kennedy halves, $40.25 Eisenhower $1/2’s etc., 107 & 54 foreign coins, $107.00 U.S. paper curr. inc. 45 $2’s & 12 silv. certs. etc., 2 lots of Wheat cents. STAMPS: Album of Am. stamps, 4 framed 1st day covers “Copper” etc.
ORIENTAL RUGS: 6’x9’2, Wool woven India 8’5x10’, Chinese sculp. 8’x10’10, 3’5x6’7, Wool India 5’9x9’, 3’x5’, 2’5x6’11, Scatters etc. OTHER RUGS: Hooked 11’8x14’8 & scatters, Chinese sculp. 8’x9’4 & scatters, 2 room size braided, Karastan style 8’2x11’6, Oval braided 6’6x9’7, 5’x8’ oval braided, Mex. wool rug, Hooked runner & more.
MODERN FURNISHINGS: Mahg. dining tbl. w/6 knuckle arm Windsor chrs. by Nichols & Stone w/leaves, Dining tbl. w/ leaf & 6 chrs., Striped uph. settee, Mahg. tilt top stand w/snake feet, 2 over 2 dwr. chest w/bracket base, Pr. ball & claw foot wing chrs. & others, Kitchen tbl., Pine 2 over 4 dwr. chest w/bracket base, Oak carv. mirror, Oak coffee tbl., Maple 4 dwr. chest, 5 dwr. maple dresser, Fig. mahg. coffee tbl. & others, Oak bookcases & others, D/l maple tbl. & 4 bowback chrs., Pine coffee tbl., Fancy mahg. coffee tbl. & 2 lamp stands, 6 dwr. dresser, Maple night stand, uph. chrs., Maple 6 dwr. chest, Mahg. Butler’s tray coffee tbl., 1 dwr. mahg. stand, Pine 9 dwr. dresser, Mirror w/ptd. Chickadee, Beige uph. rocker, Office chrs., Marble top stand, Eureka vac., Highchr., Total Gym Fit System etc., Massage tbl. in case, Wicker mirrors, Metal stacking stands, Iron plant stand, Shelves etc.
OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Vint. 40” long wooden seaplane model, 3 rd. metal arch. pcs. w/triangles that make star, “Whiz” porc. enam. 18” sign, Ship sign from McSeagulls by Michael J. Lewis 56”x28 ½”, Stones inc.: (Qrtz. crystals, 90 dug Me. Tourmaline crystals, Lg. fluorite sphere, 17 lbs. Desert Rose etc.), Sign “Public Library” Dam. Mills, Gold scale w/weights, Northland wooden skis, Shadow box w/plaster medallions, Cameras, British flag, Old flag pole, Wood ptd. shoe shaped trade sign, 2 relief carv. sandstone pics. w/children, Dominion “Heatwave” elec. heater, 18th c. carv./dec. Dutch ox yoke, Lg. set of Siam bronze/wood flatware w/Buddha, Collecs. set “Am. Presidency” w/40 pewter Pres’s. & cabinet, 21 speed Schwinn & Ranger mtn. bikes, Fancy wooden fireplace mantel, Telescope etc.
LAMPS: Vic. fancy iron hang. oil lamp w/milk glass shade, Port & Starboard lanterns etc., Brass/steel miners lantern, Blue oil lamp, Pr. brass column & marble lamps w/prisms, Brass column lamp w/red font, B&H oil lamp, Brass wall sconces w/ladies head, Satsuma type, Lava etc.
CLOCKS: Lg. collec. Anniversary clocks by Bulle/Junghans/Cole A. Turner/Kundo/Schatz/Elgin etc., Brass Seth Thomas gimbaled desk clock, Seth Thomas inlaid mahg. tombstone shelf clock, Wind up alarm clock w/nodding rooster, Seikesha regulator, Cuckoo, Sessions mantel, Novelty w/Germ. lantern style & Knight w/shield, 2 globe desk clocks, Lots of clocks & parts, Mod. regulator etc.
BOOKS: 2 bxs. of nautical books, Ephemera on cars & boats etc., 20 “Life” mags. 1940’s, 19 vols. “French Class. Authors” 1902, 76 vint. comic books inc. Capt. Marvel/Sub Mariner etc., Ref. books, “Wooden Boat” mags., Ref. books on antiques.
TOOLS & TRACTORS: “Cub Cadet” LTX 1046 lawn tractor & Blue Hawk lawn cart, Toro LX 465 lawn tractor, Husquarna YTH 24k48 lawn tractor & Ohio dump. cart, Toro self prop. mower, Husquarna push mower w/bagger etc., Craftsman 10” tbl. saw w/stand, Delta 14” band saw w/base, 2 Craftsman 2 dwr. red tool chests & others, Cub Cadet snowblower, Drills, Saber saw, Circular saws inc. Ryobi, Craftsman 7.0 pressure washer, B&D grinder & jig saw, Elec. hand tools, 4000 watt generator, Pr. ATV ramps, Bench vise, 26 chisels inc. Freud/Stanley & 6 metal planes, 6 ton hydraulic jack, Lg. wooden wheel barrow, Seeders, Toro elec. super blower vac., D/t tool box, Campbell Hausfeld 2 h.p. air compressor w/hose & drill etc., Crafts. 6” bench grinder on base, Columbian iron vise, Shop vac., Wet vac., Ant. pulleys, Stihl & Craftsman elec. & gas chain saws, Car ramps, Drill press w/vise, Weed wackers, Wheel barrow, Come-along, Honda snowblower for parts, Clamps, B&D Workmate, Galv. watering can, 20’ & 6” fiberglass ladders & 5’ alum., 21 wrenches, “Little Giant” ladder system, Gas can, Wooden side lawn cart etc.
WEAPONS: GUNS: J. Stevens “Favorites” 22 cal. boy’s rifle, J. Stevens 12 ga. shotgun. OTHER: Revolutionary era uniform dust brush, Military eagle buttons/epaulets etc., Leather gun. KNIVES: Lg. Bowie, Hunting.
MARINE: Ant. iron harpoon, 3 masted ship model “Thermopylae”, 38” long sailboat model, Vint. 30” h. anchor, Bronze “Capts. Bell”, Outboard gas tank w/hose, 75 assort. fish. rods, Wicker fish. creel, 22” pond sailboat.
CHILDREN’S: Nice Germ. tin doll’s stove w/pots & pans etc., Steam toy by Jensen, Hopalong Cassidy spurs/wallet/mug, Collec. of vint. dolls inc. Effanbee compo. 16” walker lady w/many outfits etc., Chein tin wind up “Playland Merry Go Round”, Vint. oak child’s slant lid desk w/bench seat, 7 fancy Asian Marionettes & others, Child’s transfer ware teaset etc, Lionel #72 train eng. in orig. box & Bethlehem switcher, Child’s Staff. teapot & other dishes, 1950’s colorful glass teasets in orig. bxs. inc. “Am. Maid Teaset” etc., Horsman compo. toddler, Bisq. head, Lenci type Lily pad girl bag, Lionel #1615 eng./coal car/#6560 crane etc., Hd. crank clucking hen, Wood rock. horse, Iron toy cookstove, Jar of marbles, 2 ant. school desks 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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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
Fax us at 207-563-6590, E-mail: RFoster@tidewater.net
Licensed, Bonded & Insured. Established in Newcastle since 1953
Member of Me.Auctioneer’s Association & Maine Antique Dealer’s Association
Robert L. Foster
Auctioneer & Appraiser
811 U.S. Rt. 1, P.O. Box 203
Newcastle, Me. 04553