ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Early auction at 9:00 a.m. & regular auction at 10:00 a.m.

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


Preview Fri., March 24, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. & morning of sale 8:00 to 9:45 a.m. In the event of severe impassable storm, auction to be held the following day. Call to be sure. Note: This auction incs. items from homes & estates in: Wiscasset, Damariscotta, Newcastle & Southport, Me., together w/selected additions. Hope to see you there!

EARLY FURN.: Sheraton d/l tbl., Sponge dec. d/t blanket box, Pine lift top schoolmaster’s desk w/tapered legs, ½ column mirror w/rev. ptg. of hot air balloon, Country pine slant lid 4 dwr. desk, Hepplewhite tapered leg l dwr. stand, Ant. buggy seat, Pie crust top tea tbl. w/claw & egg feet, Hooded cradle, Oak Windsor armchr., Highchrs. inc. ladder-back, Pine 6 board blanket box, Grain ptd. Boston rocker, 4 plank seat chrs., D/t bracket base blanket box, Oak lift top box, Stenc. Boston rocker, 6 board blanket box, Child’s ladder-back armchr., Ladder-back chrs., Pine Empire mirror, Rope bed & more.

VICTORIAN FURN.: Vic. walnut marble top 2 door commode w/dwr., Grain ptd. d/t tool box w/rope beckets & ptg. of Wisc. by J. Carusone, Oak revolv. bookcase, Eastlake walnut settee, Oak Windsor highchr., Ptd. Mission oak library desk, Pine 1 dwr. washstand, Turned leg tbl., 4 dwr. pine stenc. dec. chest, Paris Manf. fold. sew. tbl. w/measure, Oak bev. glass mirror, Gilt wall mirror, Walnut stool, Vic. Masonic wall shelf.

CUSTOM & VINT. FURN. ETC.: 2 dwr. over open bottom cupboard, Sm. 3 tier bamboo shelf, Set 4 plank seat Windsor chrs., 3 dwr. vanity. w/mirror, Uph. top

ACCESSORIES: Me. crate “Air-Borne Lobsters” w/lobster form airplane, Bl./wh. coverlet, Nuts/bolts sculp. of cello player, Ant. mirror w/ptg. of duck hunters, Collec. of 111 vint. bottle openers inc. “Coca-Cola”-“Pickwick Ale” etc., Dealership mod. car give aways inc. 1950’s & 60’s Thunderbirds/Fords etc., Acme ice cream freezer, Horn hang. mag. glass, Adv. cig. lighters inc. Oasis etc., Jap. bronze champleve vase, Flax wheel, Knife tray, Baskets: (Indian, Swing hand., Picnic, Gathering), Mixed metal vase, Mortar & pestles, Pewter snuff box, Iron goose neck teakettles/kettles etc., Old Salt bookends, Croquet set, Mahg. 18 dwr. spice cab., Gr. ptd. wooden scoop, Wood cigar molds, Nice lots of early Asian brass & copper vessels/bowls/tray/pitchers etc., Pers. dec. planter, Wooden carv. salmon, Copper boilers, Game board, Type tray, Linens, Tole tray, Quilts inc. basket of flowers design & star etc., Old bxs. inc. red ptd. etc., Canes, Iron doorstops: ( Lighthouse, Uncle Sam, Lions, Old Salt, Golfer), Wooden bowls, Copper teapots/coal hod etc., Iron rabbits, 1852 sad iron, 2 Mead telescopes, 5 dwr. spice box in vint. red, Firkin, Bolt navy/dot fabric, Photo album w/tintypes etc. & lg. pic. of King auto. w/man, Carv. eagle head/bone giraffe etc., Oak bookends, Eagle needlework, Tole tray w/child’s tea party, Wood checkers/backgammon, Copper/brass tray/pail etc., Carv. ostrich egg w/Rhino., Wood ice skates, Preserve crock & bean pots, Metal pig platter, 160 music cd’s, David Winter houses & more. DECOYS: Lg. Mallard, Harry Jobes Can. Goose & Eider, Lg. Can. goose, Duck Joe Lincoln body/Crowell head, Coot w/inset head, Shorebirds, Egret etc.

GLASS & CHINA: 62 pcs. of Royal Worcester “Serenade” china, Gilbert Metenier pitcher, Gr. bubble glass vase, Lot w/dk. blue Davenport early c/saucer/Staff. etc., 15 Royal Doulton Tobys inc. Neptune etc., Canton ginger jar, Pretty Vic. jardinière, 69 pcs. Blue Willow etc., 5 pcs. “Moxie Girl Birds” china, Fancy sgn. Celadon vase etc., 85 pcs. Metlox “Poppytrail” china, 3 face compote, Set Adams “Lancaster” china, Blenko crackle glass vase, Lot w/Phoenix vase/Hapsburg hd. ptd. vase etc., 19” Satsuma vase, 14” Orient. charger w/Coy fish, Vaseline hobnail pitcher, Flow blue bowl etc., 28 pcs. Grindley china “The Atlas”, 75 pcs. Royal Crown Derby china “Derby Posies”, Blown apothecary jar, Pewter top steins, Pinch bottle w/enam. golfer, Dbl. eagle head art pott. vase, Benn. type character pitchers, 45 pc. French green china set, 18 ½” & 16” Bl. Willow platters, 7” Heubach bisq. fig. “A Dark Secret”, Pk. lustre teapot etc., Perfumes & eye cups, Swasey crock, Bl. dec. crocks & jug, 54 pcs. Blue Willow china, Sheepscot River pott. etc., Blown art glass fish, Redware jug, Germ. steins, Ant. candy jar, Stemware, Waterford vase, Stoneware bottles, Orient. footbath, Glass skull vase, 8 copper lustre pitchers etc., 3 bl/wh. canisters, Porc. cov. jar, Bl. glass sherbets, Lg. bl/wh. teapot, Lot w/Dedham/Flow blue etc., 12” bowl w/ship, Mod. glass chargers on stands, Wash bowl & slop jar, 29 pcs. Royal Tudorware “Olde Eng.”, Ant. X-mas lights, 6 floral tiles, Cobalt nut dish w/squirrel, Sponge bowls & pitcher, 10 Hummels, Ironstone platters, Ant. bottles inc. “Moxie Nerve Food” etc., Set Czech. canisters w/windmills, B&G X-mas plates, Lobster Beam bottles, 50 pcs. X-mas china & glass & more.

PAINTINGS: Lg. o/c ptd. screen of sailboat on warm summer day, O/b Wm. R. Warner's ranch N.M. attrib. to Henry F. Bultitude, O/c Orr’s Isl. bridge, Acrylic “Capt. Moulton’s Octant” by Stephen Howard, O/b sailboat w/brilliant sky sgn. Nelson Stauffer, O/c prim. ptg. of Yosemite w/mtns. & stream, W/c lighthouse by T. Farnham, O/b Pemaquid Light by A.K. Rhods, W/c rocks by Duncan Halm & oil by Claire Hancock of rock wall, W/c seascape by Anne Killam & sailboat by R. Macdowell, Nautical w/c’s by E.P. Martin etc., O/c fish. shack w/lob. traps sgn. Margaret Loud 1926, O/b Pem. Light by L.Huntsman & Am. Whaler by Roy Gillespie.

PRINTS: Lg. choice Vic. framed print “Swedish Nightingale” by Cecil Golding, Litho. adv. “Gr. River Whiskey” w/man & mule, Fly fisherman print, 2 Jap. woodblock prints inc. market by the shore etc., M. Dawson ship print, Wisc. ships “Hesper & Luther”, R. Atkinson Fox garden print, Lighthouse, Jan Kilburn sgn. “Sheepscott Village”, “Victory” soldier framed puzzle, Ant. adv. print girl at piano w/dog, Sgn. Euro. St. scenes, A. Wyeth “Early Oct.”, Vint. baby prints, Boat prints, Maps “Bruns. & Harpswell” 1871, Sgn. Consuelos Hanks print, Engravs. by D. Appleton, W. Nutting & Sawyer prints, Fox hunts, Engrav. “Courtship of Miles Standish”, Wisc. Me. “The Albee” guest list & adv. page, Audubon prints, Frames etc.

SILVER: S. Kirk floral dish, Solid silv. wine taster w/lady & wine jug, Sm. tray & master salt, Ster./coin spoons & knife, Flatware case. S.P.: 5 pc. teaset “Camille”, Roger’s flatware set etc.

JEWELRY: Gold: Lot w/14k jade pend. etc., 10k neck. w/dia. & pearls. Sterling: Neck. w/14 animals inc. whales etc., Norway enam. pcs. inc. neck. & earrings, David Anderson neck., Neck. w/Pharaohs head & scarab, 6 bracs., Indian turq. bracs. & ring etc., Mex. brac. & earrings w/gr. stones, Lot w/cuff bracs./pin of man & turq., Charm brac., Indian neck. etc., Neck. w/blue beads&pend Azurite?, Pin w/ladies head, Cross w/ameth., Butterfly pend., 5 bangles & cuffs, Ameth. necks. & earrings, Lot 22 rings inc. carv. jade, Moonstone brac. etc., Lot 18 necks. & bracs., Siam pcs., 2 Tiffany school pins.Other: 7 Vic. bangles, Lot 10 shell cameo pins etc., 2 Eisenberg enam. necks., Lot w/Carnegia pc., 13 pcs. mosaic jewel., Coral neck., Lg. collec. of costume jewelry of all types many pcs. sgn. by Jomaz/Coro/Weiss/Trifari/Orella/Sandor/Kramer etc., Flourite & gr. stone necks., Animals pins, Hd. ptd. china & enam. portrait pins (l 14k), Vint. copper pcs. inc. Lg. dog head pin/N.W. Coast style pend. etc., Lot w/lg. Marvella pin, Collec. 1960’s flower pins by Lisner/Kramer etc., Lot 24 faux cameos, Beads, Rhinestone jewelry, Stickpins, Lot w/Orient. silv. & enam. dragon pin, H.P. Hood milk pin & much more. Watches: Hamilton o.f. 17j. pock watch, Lot w/compact w/clock/Mickey & Minnie watches etc.

COINS: 1852 Calif. ½$ gold (?), 22 Morgan & Peace dollars, 43 Franklin Mint “100 Greatest Master Pcs.” 24k plated sterling rds. 112 t.o., 37 unc. coin sets inc. “Bicent. Silv.” sets etc.,1854 Lib. quarter, Lot w/.900 ½$/1966 mint set etc., Me. Sesquicent. .999 medal, 18 proof sets, 26.50 40% coins, 37 90% coins, Lot w/George V rd./U.S. 90% coins/Winthrop medal etc., .999 ingot & Am. Eagle coin, 28 unc. mint sets, Lot foreign/Canadian, 3 t.oz. silv. medal “George V& Mary” 1911, 34 proof coin sets, 66 war time nickels, Eisenhower $’s, Lg. lot cents inc. Ind. Heads/steel/Wheat etc., Nickels Barber/Buffalo etc., Other mint/proof & comm. sets), 7 Ike $’s, “Me. Sesquicent.” bronze medal, 2 ster. Me. coins etc.

STAMPS: Two sm. estate stamp collecs. inc. l lot w/7 books-duck-1923 2¢ blk. Harding etc., Nat’l. waterfowl stamp by L. Kouba.

RUGS: Orientals: Herez 9’x12’, Pers. Mashads 6’7x9’7 & 9’10x12’10, Hamadan 3’10x10’4, Kazak 1’11x5’10, Turkoman 2’10x4’9, Bidjar 5’x6’11, Pictorial 2’5x4’7, Turkish 2’10x5’10, Turkoman design 4’8x6’8, Bokharas:( 4’x6’4, 2’x6’, 2’1x5’9), Mirs 3’6x4’11 & 2’5x7’2, Yeti Kelim 3’10x5’11, 2’4x9’, Carv. Tibetan 3’x5’, 3’x5’7, 2’x4’, 2’8x4’8. Other rugs: New Turkish Orient. style rugs: (5’5x7’3, 2’x3’, 2’1x7’6, 3’3x4’11, 2’x4’10, Hooked rug w/ship in harbor, Rug w/dog 4’2x2’2, Vint. Orient. style, Mod. Winchester w/rifles 4’4x3’1.

MODERN FURN.: Pine shoe foot chr. tbl., Eagle college armchr., Pine bracket base blanket box, Ethan Allen furn.: (Rd. dining tbl. w/2 leaves & 2 chrs., 6 dwr. chest, Twin beds, Maple 9 dwr. dresser, Pr. tall 5 shelf bamboo design display stands w/single dwrs., Sm. 3 dwr. bureau), Ptd. 4 dwr. chests Wall curio shelf, Wicker stand & chr., Shoe foot candle stand, 2 iron base stands w/wicker tops, Wing chrs., Blk. multi tier mag. rack, Floral uph. stool, Pine bookcase, Cannon ball full bed w/nice Beauty Rest matt./box springs & another one, Pr. mahg. Q. A. stands, 2 bow-back armchrs., Windsor bow back bench, Heywood/Wakefield maple end stand, Windsor armchrs., Lugg. racks, Nichols & Stone rockers, Oak 4 shelf bookcase, Recliner, Sm. 4 dwr. chest, 3 maple swivel bar stools, Mahg. stand, Iron 2 tier plant stand, Cherry dbl. door tv stand, 3 dwr. oak fin. file cab., 2 dwr. night stand, D/t blanket box w/rope beckets, Nice bedding inc. down, CD cab. w/18 light doors, 3 6’ fold. tbls., Oak swivel desk & chr., Mahg. l dwr. stand, Floor corner shelf unit, Hitchcock rush seat stool, Bar stool, Splayed tiered plant stand, Quilt rack, Uph. top wicker storage box, Twin spindle bed, New chrome towel stands, 2 dwr. desk, Pine coffee tbl. & 1 dwr. stand, Fans.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: 6’4 dome top wr. iron garden gate, Iron forged sheet metal rooster weathervane, Wooden signs “Antiques” & “Seboo Mook Campgrd. & Store”, 3 hotel ledgers “Poplar Hotel” N. Newry Me., Rd. top ant. shutters in green, 15 ant. & vint. wood/metal shaft golf clubs, Tide clock/barometer & telegraph key, Vint. metal base adj. drafting tbl., Cannon 35 mm camera etc., 10’ vint. wooden apple ladder, Iron ½ moon mats w/turtles, Wood signs “Rd. Top Dairy” etc., Wooden cubby hole pcs., Ant. bobsled w/ptd. geese etc.

LAMPS: Mod. leaded glass tbl. lamp, Lg. blue slag glass hang. shade, Orient. tbl. lamps, Iron & brass floor lamp, Pierced tin candle lantern, Assort. oil lamps, Lot w/Orient. & ant. tin candle mold lamp etc., Old Salt tbl. lamp etc., Gr. hang. candle lantern, Leather suitcases etc.

CLOCKS: Vint. Waltham banjo clock w/rev. ptd. Boston St. house, Vint. regulator wall clock, Seth Thomas steeple clock & grain dec. mantel clock, Ant. blk. slate shelf clock, Mod. Hamilton bracket style shelf clock, Repro. oak regulator wall clock, Clock shelves.

BOOKS: “Hist. of Booth./Southport..” by Greene, “Mitchell’s Atlas of the World” 1884, 37 vint. comics 10¢ etc. inc. Disney/Archie etc., Box J. Lincoln books & box of children’s, Estate box lots.

TOOLS: Stanley stainless wet/dry vac., Delta DC-380 15” planer, Sm. ant. tool box, 6” joiner on metal floor stand, Ant. & vint. tools inc. planes/hatchet etc., Saws, Cross cut saw, 2’ wood step ladder etc.

WEAPONS, MILITARY: Franklin Mint “Jim Bowie Knife” in display case, Sm. lot of ammo. .375/357/44 Rem mag etc., Military medals & photo, 2 ant. horn pistol flasks.

MARINE: 36” Germ. pond boat by Seifert-Boot & others inc. 37”, Lots of vint./ant. blown glass fishing floats in various colors/some with nets, 2 snatch blocks, Fish. floats & lures, Lot w/sailors hat/sm. telescope/flags etc., Oars & ship’s nameboard “Eliza Adams”, 22” sailboat model, Iron shell doorstops, Paddle standing coat rack, Vint. oars, Sm. iron mermaids etc.

CHILDREN’S: Nice collec. of vint. mini. metal cars/trucks inc. Tootsie Toy dairy trunk/ Old Woody station wagon etc., Doll’s chest, 3 cars inc. Arcade rumble seat & Hubley roadster etc., Ant. china head doll, Contemp. collec. cars, Mack AC Stake truck, Lot of Corgi/Matchbox cars etc., C. McCarthy dummy, Litho. Jap. fire truck, Schuco microracers, Hooded cradle, Doll’s curv. glass curio cab., Franklin Mint 1940 truck etc., Stenc. rocker, Doll furn., Iron dolls tbl. & chrs., Vint. swan rocker, Lot of estate marbles, Vint. push sled, Papier mache pumpkin, Vint. school desk, Dolls Windsor settee & more.



Turn your unwanted gold & silver into cash. GOLD & SILVER WANTED Please call for appointment.

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.


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. A buyer’s premium of 12 ½% with 2 ½% for cash or good check, will be applied to all purchases, payable by the buyer, as part of the purchase price. 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.

ROBERT L. FOSTER

AUCTIONEER & APPRAISER-LIC. NO. AUC 157. Assistant Auctioneer: Andre Drolet-Lic. #AR1245

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 Auction Zip I.D. #2448

icensed, Bonded & Insured. Established in Newcastle since 1953

Member of Me.Auctioneer’s Association & Maine Antique Dealer’s Assoc.