Saturday, December 9, 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., Dec. 8, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. & morning of sale 8:00 to 9:45 a.m. Sale to inc.: Items from homes & estates in: Bath, Damariscotta & Edgecomb, Me., together with selected additions from other area homes. In case of severe, impassable storm, auction to be held the following day at the same times. Hope to see you there.

EARLY FURNITURE: Sheraton dbl. blind door top 3 dwr. secretary w/history, Grad. 5 dwr. cherry chest w/bracket base, Hepp. dbl. glass top secretary, Sheraton 1 dwr. turned leg stand, Pine Sheraton d/l tbl., Pr. gilt dec. pillow-back chrs., 2 Windsor chrs., Mahg. Sheraton bureau, Pine d/l turned leg tbl., Empire ogee mirrors, Empire bureaus inc. grain dec., Sheraton mahg. 2 dwr. stand, Country cradle in old green, Empire scroll foot ped. base card tbl., Birdseye maple framed mirror, Empire mahg. center tbl. & card tbl., Mahg. inlaid l dwr. shav. mirror, Gold gilt ½ column mirrors, Empire d/l tbl., Empire sofa.

VICTORIAN FURN.: Walnut finger carv. sofa, Fancy carv. ped. base 2 dwr. sewing stand, Walnut revolv. fire screen, Walnut d/l tbl. w/2 leaves, Oak bureau w/mirror, Vic. walnut 3 dwr. bureau, Grain dec. church pew, Boot-jack end footstool, Oak mirror w/hooks, Oak medicine cab., Chr. w/carv. griffin heads, Oak parlor chr., Grape carv. parlor chrs. w/needlepoint & others, Mahg. d/l inlaid stand, Walnut cradle.

CUSTOM & VINT. FURN.: Mahg. muffineer by Paine Furn., Ant. Singer sew. mach. base stand, Bench made 3 dwr. bureau, Carv. armchr., 4 dwr. bureau w/burl fronts, Mahg. slant lid ball/claw foot desk, Oval wicker stand, Glass top teacart, Chippendale mirrors, D. Phyfe coffee tbl. & candle stand, Pr. Sheraton chrs. w/needlework, Bull’s eye convex eagle mirror, Fan carv. custom mahg. mirror, Pr. mahg. leather top stands, Needlepoint stool, 4 mahg. saber leg chrs., Mahg. Butler’s tray tbl., Ball foot uph. stool, Enam. top l dwr. kitchen work tbl., Mahg. 2 dwr. stand, Paine Furn. ashtray stand, 2 mahg. nesting stands.

ACCESSORIES: Chip carv. bible box, Lg. yellow wire fish pier basket, Ant. brass bound & inlaid box mkd. “Secure 4 Ever”, Lot ant. tintypes & dag. & mini. photo album etc., Collec. 48 ant. & vint. mini. baskets inc. Indian/MicMac/splint etc., Ant. wr. iron swivel toaster/trivet etc., 7” bone carv. Orient. lady w/scythe, Ant. 1 pc. wood trencher w/handle, Copper dec. bedwarmer, Paint dec. splayed knife tray, Ant. mustard ptd. game board w/red pin stripe & 1 in mustard & blk., 18th c. bedwarmer w/engrav. dec., 2 ant. type trays, 17 purses inc. beaded/s.plated etc., Lot w/baskets/fab. stamp etc., 17” chalk bust of A. Lincoln, Ant. style metal shackles, Mahg./brass postal scale, Cast iron dog paper towel holder, Wooden mortar & pestle, Ant. brass ball/claw foot andirons, Ephemera inc. Me. postcards/photos/newspapers etc., Paint dec. 3 dwr. silv. chest, Vint. wooden game boards, Mini. stone carv. eagle on pyrite base, Vint. Bangor megaphone, Whales tail coat rack, Adv. tins & boxes, Brass measures/copper pans etc., Celluloid dresser set, Mortar & pestle etc., Brass fireplace tool set, Bushnell binoculars, Copper boiler, Fireplace tools/screen, 7 hats inc. Stetson, 1 pc. trencher w/carv. hand., Carv. ptd. Sandpiper sgn. R&J Johnson, R. & Barton 1927 hot liq. cov. urn, Las Vegas ashtrays, Pr. iron eagle wall plaques, 3 bone carv. cats, Splint picnic baskets, Vint. “Magic Maid” mixer & telephone, Mahg. thread hold. & spools, Vint. shoeshine kit, Bakelite hand. umbrella, Ant. brass bucket, 11” carv. Orient. soapstone vase, Quilt & coverlet, Lot of ant. hang. crystals in various shapes, Griswold #8 Dutch oven, Ant. iron base w/glass top, Pine 6 dwr. spice chest, Wash board & stick, Dough board, Onyx bookends, Brass tea set, Metal water spigot & iron whales tail coat racks, “The Oaken Bucket” motto sampler, Skeleton hands hour glass, Selsi 7x35 binoculars, Iron plant holder, “Hill School” brass bell, 2 vint. jewelry bxs inc. 1 w/topless woman, Bean leather bomber jacket size 42, Oriental brass bowl. Decoys: Wm. A. Faller sgn. Loon.

CLOTHES/TEXTILES: Assort. Linens etc., Textile w/gold thread floral & moon motif, Vint./ant. clothes inc. Lombard skirt/tux etc., Silk flapper dress, Orient. embroid. top & pantaloons, Linens inc. nice tbl. cloth & fancy placemats, Raccoon coats & hat, Leather leggings, Fur hats/muff etc.

GLASS & CHINA: Lg. contemp. set of Rose Medallion inc. platters/plates/gravy boat etc., Loetz ster. rim art glass vase etc., Bottles inc. Stiegel type/gin etc., Green Jadeite glass Mr. Peanut jar, Pr. nice hd. ptd. china urns w/coat of Arms & “Fid Et.Fortitudine”, Orient. Imari bowls & a ginger jar etc., Indian pots inc. snake & turq. stone etc., Bl./wh. porc. canister set, Pretty colored serv. bowls inc. redware, 3 French Limoges cov. tureens, Pr. Art glass vases, 36 pcs. Ovington Bros. gold trimmed floral china, 18 pcs. Crown Ducal china, Royal Worcester coasters & plates etc., Mid cent. mod. teapot by Spatial Co-ordinates, Weller pott. ewer, Blown art glass gourd, Tiffany Oriental bowl, Colored glass, Cut glass bowl/decanters etc., Hd. ptd. Bonn center bowl, Bl. & wh. spongeware pitchers, Stemware. Blue Staff. plates, Nippon, Colored glass French seltzer bottle, Heisey, Stangle, Etched decanters, Chocolate pot, Demi tasse c/saucers, Ironstone pitcher etc., Bean pot, Pottery,Anderson pott. bird, 8 pcs. Germ. bl./wh. porc. wall box/canister set etc., Hummels, Pairpoint type paperweight & 7 blown art glass, Val. St. Lambert bowls, Royal Doulton “Balloon Man”, Cups/saucers inc. Shelley, Bottles inc. label under glass/Coca-Cola etc., Bl. Willow tureen/teapot etc.

PAINTINGS: Parker Gamage o/c coastal ptg., George Schwacha o/b of forest & stream 39 ½”x 29 ½”, Rosamond Gray 1933 w/c of apples & pitcher, W/c of nest. “Killdeer” sgn. D. (Denis) Puleston, W.W. Harvey w/c of crashing surf, O/c sheep by pond sgn. Hem., O/c impress. ptg. of freighter at dock sgn. J. Charlet, W/c by H. Betts,4 Marilyn Dwyer oil ptgs. of fishing boat etc., O/c cottage by river sgn. C.K., O/b mother & child sgn. S.M., W.F. Dell w/c landscape, O/c of mtns. & lake w/man in rowboat, Ant. folky o/b of mill w/boys fishing, W/c “Diana’s Falls”, O/c st. scene, B. Jenkt w/c of landscape 13”x9”, Pastel of moonlit shore sgn. McInnis, W/c of covered bridge in winter sgn. David C. Baker, Jo Vose portfolio of w/c’s & o/b ptgs. etc., W/c house in winter sgn. Alma H. Paquin, W/c of nest, W/c landscape ptgs., O/b of house shed window by Schmidt.

PRINTS: Ant. litho. “My Three White Kittens”, 5 prints inc. Max. Parrish style etc., 3 Margaret M. Kilburn sgn. etchings, 2 sgn. etchs. by J.D. Knap inc. “Nor’Easter” etc., 15 botanical prints by Wm. Curtis, N. Provinces of U.S. map 24”x20” before 1842, Engrav. “Royal Cott. in Windsor Park” w/birdseye frame, Pr. bird prints, 1891 wall map “U.S. & Territories”, Fox hunt prints, A. Wyeth print w/blue door, 3 carv. wood/bone Asian stand tops, Battleship photos, Colored print Europ. town/map, Frames, Fox hunt print, “Oyster Gatherers of Cancale”, Vic. print of girl, Woman feeding chickens w/steamboat.

SILVER: Ster. & coin spoons etc., 17 pc. ster. w/cov. jars/mini. cows & cart etc.

S.PLATED: Fancy meat cover, Pr. 5 branch candelabras, Flatware set, Caster set, Serv. pcs., C/sticks, Platters, Teapots etc.

JEWELRY: Gold: 14k ring w/bl. topaz & dias., 14k filigree ring w/3 dias. & sapphire, 14k star sapphire & dia. ring, 14k bead/jade/pearl neck., Heart pend. w/35 dias. & 14k chain, 14k onyx & garnet ring, 10k chain, 14k earrings etc., 14k “Bank” tie tack & ring, 10k garnet rosary, 14k citrine & ameth. earrings, 6 pr. earrs. w/peridot/pearl etc., 14k cuff links, 10k circle pin w/bl. topaz, 14k cuff links, 14k wedd. band w/dia. chips & other gold jewelry. Sterling: Neck. w/rainbow moonstones/sapps./bl.topaz, Neck. w/4 amethysts, Neck. w/ lg. grey pearl & cut garnet, Neck. w/two amber pcs., Bangle bracs., Watch chain design neck. w/bronze coin pend., Lot w/cameo brooch/perfume etc., Turq. neck. & earrings, Indian liq. silver neck. etc., Turq. ring, Mex. bangle w/blk. onyx, Sgn. turq. bolo, Lot earrs. & necks. w/gen. stones, Lot w/gold inlaid cross/Ind. singing woman brac. etc., Pill box locket neck.w/garnet, Bracelets & necks., Nautical charm brac., Citrine ring, Ameth. pend. etc., Rosary beads, 4 nice pr. earrings w/turq./malachite etc., 10 charm brac., Peridot ring, Lot w/rings & pends. etc., Ameth. neck. Watches: Hunter case pock. watch on chain, Lot 5 ant. pocket watches, Faux Cartier ster. wrist watch. Other: Lots of costume jewelry & watches of all types, 37” cultured “Ring” pearl neck., Lot w/nice Vic. g.f. locket & slide chain, Oriental carv. jade amulets, Cinnabar neck., Lapis ring & brac.,Faux jeweled tribal pends., Tribal neck. w/32 lapis stones, Beaded tribal neck.& coin neck., Tribal 2 tier neck. w/32 gr. stones, Lot w/Scotty dogs pin etc., Faux jeweled head dec., Ant. carnelian beads & set w/cherry amber etc., Hematite necks.

COINS: $2 ½ gold 1878-S Lib. head, 1846 $5 gold Liberty head, Morgan & Peace silver $’s inc. 1921-D Morgan, 5 bl. cent albs. w/Ind.& Fly. Eagle cents etc., 1856 quarter, Estate lot w/1858 Fly. Eagle & 1865 2¢ pc. etc., 1864 2¢, 15 unc. 5 pc. coins sets from 60’s etc., 17 .999 silver Presidential medals (13.4 t.o.), Collec. Wheat cents, Kennedy ½’s, 122 Mercury & Roos. dimes, Coin sets inc. “50 St. quarter” proof set etc., Nickel collec. inc. Lib. Head/Buff. etc., 20 assort. ½’s, 40 b.u. 1945-S War time nickels, Unc. gold plated Cal. gold tokens, 192 pcs. 90% silv. coins, 30 90% Wash. quarters, 1960’s proof/mint sets, Lot estate foreign inc. 1848 French 5 franc etc. Paper currency: $1 1899 silv. cert. bl. seal, 13 pcs. inc. 1862 $1 & frac. curr. inc. 1863 10¢ etc., $2 red seal bills. Other: .999 10 t.o. Engelhard bar, 21 pc. estate lot ancient & foreign & others, 7 copper & bronze medals/tokens inc. Carlton Bridge etc. STAMPS: Lot w/album of 1st day covers w/gold stamps etc.

RUGS: Orientals: 7’x10’5, 7’11x9’11, Persian Hamadan 3’9x7’7, Herez 4’x6’ & 2’5x5’11, Pers. Hamadan 3’8x4’11, Pers. Tabriz 7’10x11’, 7 Scatters, Yeti design Kelim 3’10x6’2, 3’11x6’9.

Other rugs: Turkish loomed Oriental style rugs (3’x5’, 3’x3’), Floral rug 9’6x13’, Ant. hooked rug on frame, Floral hooked, Karistan 8’7x12’, Kelims 4’x6’x 2’7x10’.

MODERN FURN. ETC.: Maple step-back hutch, Drafting tbl., Maple dining tbl., French style writing desk, Leather easy chr. & ottoman, Walnut end stand, Full pineapple carv. 4 poster bed, Rush seat bench, 2 dwr. ptd. chest on legs, “Hill School” college chr., Cherry stand, Pine bookcase, 2 maple beds, Maple 1 dwr. stand, 2 9’ long low bookshelves, Cherry mirror, 4 metal base uph. swivel stools, Mahg. 2 dwr. file cab., Mirror w/ship print, Open arm leather chr., Green uph. sleep sofa, Office armchr., Twin bed, Pr. cd cabinets, “All-Clad” cookware etc., Blankets etc.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Two ant. 135 sec. brass/glass front pigeon hole post office boxes, Ant. tin bath tub in d/t wooden housing, 1959 RCA tv, Ant. wooden wash tub w/copper rim, Vint. 6’ dia. enam. “Cities Service” dbl. sided sign, 24 early lic. plates inc. 1908 & ’16 N.J. & enam. N.Y. etc., Garden armillaries, Novoflex pistol grip camera lense, Vic. oak standing easel, Cameras & lenses, 27” dia. metal rose compass wall dec., Vint. power tubes, Elec. fireplace log, Carv. wooden valance, Iron door grate w/sea turtles, Garden armillary, Metal hang. sign “My Way-The Highway”, “Mermaids” iron arrow, Ptd. iron birdcage, Sentry & Honeywell safes, Wood “Antiques” sign, Suitcases inc. canvas cov.

MUSICAL: Brass baritone tuba, Dvd & Vhs movies.

LAMPS: Ant. scenic tea tin made into lamp, Vint. adj. metal lamp, Pr. marbleized lamps, Mission style leaded glass hang. lamp, Brass oil lamp, Nickel oil lamp w/milk glass shade, G.W.W. lamp, Pierced tin ptd. lantern, Oil lamps, Ruby cut to clear lamp, Chimneys & more.

CLOCKS: Ant. Seth Thomas ½ column mantel clock, Brass/marble/cut glass lamp, Vint. Ingraham banjo, Bigelow & Kennard carriage clock, Ant. hd. ptd. tin tall clock face w/fruit dec. etc., Oak Seth Thomas regulator, Clock parts, Metal horse clock top, Anniversary.

BOOKS: 6 box lots w/Clark Gable cut out doll book/nautical/”Lewis & Clark” 2 vols. etc., 24 vols. Mark Twain 1901, Lot children’s inc. 1st. ed. “Bambi” etc., Box lot w/lg. 1829 bible etc., 1889 “My Story of the War” as a nurse in the Union Army by Livermore, Box lots inc. Maine,

Estate books inc. “Fine Points of Furn.” etc., 5 lg. Harper’s Weekly & Gleason Pic. books, Box books by Charles Dickens, Audio books, Ant. books, 2 vols. “W.C. Ptgs. John J. Audubon”, 20 “Life” mags. 30’s-60’s.

TOOLS: 2 ant. planes by Ensenore Works & Doscher, Ant. pine tool chest, Stanley stainless steel wet/dry vacuum, 4 new 15’ ratchet tie downs, Ant. block plane, Weed whacker & trimmer, Shop light, Craftsman router, Hatchet/drill etc., Skill saw & belt sander, Car ramps & jacks, 22’ fold. ladder, Step ladder, Porter Cable mod. A2 sander, Wells Bros. #4 tap & die set, 2 machetes.

WEAPONS/MILITARY: Remington mod. 34 .22 cal. b.a. rifle, Mossberg mod. 500 12 ga. slide act. shotgun, Ruger SR.22 semi-auto. .22 cal. pistol, Beretta PX4 storm compact 9mm semi auto. pistol, 3 semi auto. bb pistols inc. Crosman, Box 20 ga. & 12 ga. ammo., 150 rds. 308 ammo. inc. Winchester, Gun barrels:(Win. mod67-A, J.C. Higgins 22 cal. etc.), 2944 rds. .22 cal. Win. & Rem. ammo., 2 ammo. bxs. of 9mm.

NAUTICAL: 30” Wilcox Grittenden ship’s wheel w/brass capped handles, Lot w/telescope/ship’s clock etc., Brass Air Guide ship’s bell clock, Brass ships bell, Elliot Bros. telescope etc., Nautical souvenir china etc., 22” pond model sailboat, 24” dia. compass rose metal wall hang.

CHILDREN’S: 8 bxs. Lionel trains inc. 4 engs./motorized rd. tbl./bldgs. etc., 3 bxs. HO scale trains etc., 10 collec. Barbies in orig. boxes, Doll’s oak china cab., Estate lot w/Lionel/Hafner key wind/Gilbert access. etc., Boyd’s bears, Natgo bat.op. Dachshund w/box, Box toys inc. Tonka dump truck/Germ. dump truck/airplane etc., Jar of marbles, Doll beds, Vint. military uniforms/hats/coats 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. A buyer’s premium of 15% 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.


AUCTIONEER & APPRAISER-LIC. NO. AUC 157 Assistant Auctioneer: Andre Drolet-Lic. #Auc1245

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: Auction Zip I.D. #2448

Licensed, Bonded & Insured. Established in Newcastle since 1953

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

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