Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017

Early auction at 8:30 a.m. & regular auction at 10:00 a.m.

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

Preview Fri., Sept. 15, 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: Wiscasset, Southport, Topsham, Phippsburg, Brunswick & Edgecomb, Me., together with selected additions. Hope to see you there! Sale to inc.:

EARLY FURN.: 18th cent. mahg. 6 dwr. Chippendale tall chest w/ogee bracket feet, 18th c. Louis XVI mahg. abbatant drop-front desk/bureau w/marble top, Mahg. deep d/l swing leg Sheraton tbl., 18th c. child’s rush seat ladder-back rocker, Choice hooked cradle, Gold gilt mantel mirror, 6 dwr. mahg. chest w/crotch mahg. dwr. fronts, 18th c. Chipp. mahg. mirror w/bird & others, Q. Anne yolk back chr., D/t pine blanket box, Shaving mirror, Ant. reeded leg wing chr. frame, 4 ladder-back chrs., Sets of 4 & 2 stenc. pillow-back chrs., Ladder-back rocker, Ptd. l dwr. dressing stand, Storage box in old blue, Tiger maple saber leg chr. & others, Red. ptd. boot-jack end bench, Folky red/wh. 4 leg stool.

VICTORIAN: 6 pc. Vic. bed/4 dwr. dresser/stand & 3 chrs., Choice Vic. walnut/burl marble top sideboard w/fancy top, Oak slant lid desk, Vic. mirrored hall tree, Vic. rose & grape carv. medallion back settee, 4 dwr. oak chest, Vic. walnut d/l tbl. w/6 leaves & 6 chrs., Vic. wicker chrs. & rocker, Set 4 Vic. walnut grape carv. hip hugger chrs. w/needlepoint seats, Walnut oval marble top stand, D/l dining tbl. w/3 leaves, 4 dwr. pine dresser, Fancy oak mantel mirror, Vic. walnut fruit carv. armchr., 4 dwr. pine chest, Lift top commode, 4 dwr. maple chest, Oak parlor stands, Brass plant stand w/onyx inset top, Vic. oval walnut mirror, Candle stand, Oak d/l sew. stand, Wicker rocker, Walnut rd. plant stand, Oak commode, Pr. carv. urn top twin beds, Oak plant stand, Mission oak armchr., Pr. ice cream chrs. & more. CUSTOM/VINT./MID CENT.: Scrub top chr. tbl., Mahg. dbl. ped. base Q. Anne dining tbl. w/2 leaves, Custom mahg. deep d/l swing leg dining tbl., Carv. glass top Orient. coffee tbl. & 6 sm. stools, Mahg. Hepplewhite side server, Mahg. 4 dwr. serpentine front slant lid desk, Fancy octagonal stand, Mahg. triple fold. mirror, Sheraton 4 dwr. vanity w/carv. legs, Mahg. butterfly stand, Convex mirror w/eagle crest, Phyfe style mahg. carv. ped. base card tbl. w/paw feet & a drum tbl., Mahg. 1 dwr. candle stands, Maple stand, Pr. mahg. twin beds, Sm. l door cab. w/2 dwrs., Sheraton mahg. armchr., Mahg. vanity bench, Mirror w/urn & swag etc.

ACCESSORIES: 33” h. papier mache statue of Blackamoor, 34” wooden carv./ptd. cat fish, Brass bound mahg. box, Copper candy kettle & heavy pots etc., Mah Jong set, Ant. fragment board in old paint dec., Ant. sgn. brass pail etc., Textiles inc. sgn. 1838 coverlet w/eagle/trees etc., Wooden chopping bowls, Ant. baskets inc.: (buttocks, gathering, splint, Indian w/red dec. etc.), Brass ball top andirons, Bl.&wh. coverlet, Lg. copper dbl. hand. vessel w/spigot, Lg. ant. d/t copper boiler, Floral quilt, Ant. splint pack basket, 20” h. sculp. of mother & child, Art Deco andirons, Walking sticks inc. carv. bone top etc., Sm. 6 dwr. oak card file, 15” pewter charger, 26” copper fish model, Walnut inlaid doc. box, Hd. forged 18th c. trammel, Vint. quilts inc. lady w/parasol & crib w/cottage & birds etc., Brass gold scale, Brass umbrella stand, Folky pd. R.R. station “Montclair”, Allen Bros. brass stencil, 1980’s bxs. of baseball cards inc. Topp’s, L.L. Bean Bearpaw snowshoes & others, D/t gooseneck copper teakettle, Old Corona typewriter, Blueberry rake, Metal Washington bust bookends, Fur coat & stole, Metal tiger on onyx base, Brass curtain tie-backs, Stereo. view cards, Pewter porringer/inkwell etc., Nuts & bolts sculps., Pantry bxs., Iron fox card holder, Ant. wooden oven bread board, Enam. telephone sign, Onyx Aztec figs., Me. puzzle & tea adv. one, Fireplace tools, Inlaid serv. tray w/brass handles, Carv. sets w/antler handles, Glass slides of Mediterranean cruise, Spraque’s Dairy copper milk can, Drapes & fabric, Vint. photos & more. DECOYS: 1930’s Michigan & sgn. Newton Collins, 3 ant. Me. Eiders, Canada goose, Carv. seagull & fish, 4 carv. & ptd. whales, Shorebirds inc. sgn. WEK, Ducks sgn. A. Whitney/Sorel/Mattox etc.

GLASS & CHINA: Fine ant. sgn. ptd. porc. & cloisonné compote w/lovers, 44 pc. Royal Crown Derby set w/teapot etc., 50 pc. Royal Doulton “Pastoral” china set, Canton & Imari & other export inc. ginger jar lamp/cov. dishes & bowl etc., Lot of ancient Mediterranean archeological dig blown glass, 25 pcs. “Spode’s Centurion” china, Wedgwood vase, Sgn. Steuben crystal bowl, Pr. fine ant. porc. fig. cov. rabbit dishes as is, Imari vase, Crossed sword figs., Glass plate w/dancing nymphs, Weller floral vase, 19 pcs. Rose Medallion etc., 3 garden cloches, Lenox china, Cut glass: (bowls, vase, 2 tier dish, celery etc.), Limoges platter etc., 11 Wedgwood “Water Lily” plates, Capodimonte dishes & c/saucers, Van Briggle vase & dish, Hd. ptd. china inc. chocolate pot, Lot w/Waterford & Heisey etc., 12 “Pareek” silv. lustre demi tasse c/saucers, Calendar tiles 1903 & ’04 inc. “Frigate Constitution”, China set Royal Wentworth “Christina”, 30 pcs. pink lustre china inc. teapot & c./sugar, Old Ivory #118 cov. dish, Colored glass inc. cranberry & blown blue bowl etc., 8 Seraphim angel figs., Mixing bowls inc. yellow ware/sponge/Bennington, Bl.&wh. cov. tureen, Decanters, Wash bowl & pitcher, Mason’s teapot, Italian pott. cov. veggies, Orrefors, Vint. cocktail shakers inc. glass w/sailboats & chrome w/bakelite, Delft, Majolica choc. pot, Ruby perfume, Stemware, Bristol vases, Bl. Willow dishes, Benning. type Toby jugs, Royal Doulton “Falstaff”, Carnival glass tumblers & vase, Pattern glass, 4 amberina dishes, Bl./wh. Orient. jardinière w/wood base, Mod. pottery, Amber apothecary bottles, Stangl, Nippon, Belleek, Stoneware crock & jug, Meissen, Chamber & slop pots, C/saucers inc. Paragon & Wedgwood etc.

PTGS.: Early theorem of roses , Ant. o/c by Edw. Hill of cows, O/c winter homestead sgn. G. Gordon, O/c sailing ship by Wm. H. Thomas, W/c racing sloop sgn . S.B. Soglow, Early w/c of basket w/fruit, Lg. o/b of crab by Neal Connell, O/c on masonite of girl w/umbrella sgn. Edw. C. Smith, Ant. sgn. o/c fruit in bowl, O/c lobster house sgn. L. H. Varney, W/c man canoeing sgn. D.F. Anderson, O/c fish head sgn. Nisbett, Pastel of girl w/flowers, Apple ptg. by Lyndall Mason, W/c seaside village sgn. Burga, 18th c. hd. colored etchs. of Official & a painter, Ptg. on silk of tiger, O/c roses, O/c seascape by L.H. Varney, Landscapes by Harry Guinane & Eleanor Mulholland etc..

PRINTS: Engrav. “Wash. At Valley Forge” 21”x13 ½”, J. Singer Sargent print “Oyster Gatherer...”, H. Edward sgn. etch. racing sloop, Americas cup print, “Classic Trout” sgn. Joseph Tomelleri, 30 pc. portfolio “Christ. Drawings of Thomas Nast”, Orient. woodblock by Harimitou & others, A. Wyeth farmhouse print, Robt. Shaw print “Newcastle Waterfront”, 2 W. Nuttings, U.S.S. Constitution 1817 print, Lionel Barrymore, Lg. of mother & children, Soderberg of sailboats, Yard long Amsterdam, Whaling ship print, L. Prang of African cobra, “The Am. Soldier 1781” prints, Fancy oak floral carv. frame & other nice frames.

SILVER: 44 pc. Gorham flatware “Chantilly”, 3 pr. c/sticks, Sgn. Lenore Doskow cake knife, Sugar tongs & butter knife. S.P.: 2 teasets w/trays, Flatware set in box, Vanity tray, Germ. mesh purse, Lot w/veggies & warming dish etc.

JEWELRY: Etienne 18k multi stone wedd. band & 18k whiffle ball pend on snake chain w/earrs., Dia. rings inc.: (14k w/24 dias.,18k w/7 & 14k w/7), 14k engrav. bangle, 14k pk. tourmaline ring, 14k man’s ring w/1/5 ct. dia., 14k & 10k wedd. bands, 14k blk. enam. & pearl brooch & earrings, Ameth. & 14k bead neck., 10k pcs. inc. belt buckle & rings etc., 14k inc. earrings & rings etc., 14k sapp. ring, 14k charm brac., 14k earrs. w/2 cts. of sapphires, 10k Vic. slide chain w/hand, 20” pearl neck./earrs. & pin, 7 14k pends. inc. opal/sapps. & dias. etc., 10k heart pend. & chain, Heavy man’s ster. & 18k Italian brac., 14k brac., 14k ring w/jade etc., 14k sapp. & dia. ring, 9 pr. of 14k earrings, 14k cuff links, 14k chains & brac., 14k garnet & ameth. rings, 14k pearl ring & more. Sterling: Charm brac. & charms w/lob. trap etc., Lot w/tennis racq. pin/rings etc., Estate bracs. & necklace etc. Other jewelry: Triple strand agate beads, Costume, Amber nugget neck., Lockets & cameos etc. Watches: Elgin h.c. pock. watch w/10k pin.

COINS: Morgan silv. $’s, 3 albums Mercury & Roosevelt dimes, Album of 102 cents, 15 1 oz “Silv. Eagles” & others, 5 albums Wheat & Linc. cents, 15 proof sets, Albums of Buff. & Jeff. nickels, 12 lg. cents 1822 etc., 9 proof St. Quarter sets, 10 g.p. Statehood quarters, War time nickels, Proof & mint sets, Mint proof St. Quarters, 32 pc. Ind. Head album, Unc. coin sets, Unc. Bank sets, Rolls of Wheat cents etc. & more. Stamps: Foreign.

RUGS: 9’X12’ floral, 6’7x9’7, Fine Persian 6’x9’, 4’6x5’10, Chinese 5’4x3’, Fine 4’7x7’3, Art Deco Chinese w/birds 5’11x8’8, Orient. w/animals 7’11x9’9, 5’3x7’, Caucasian 2’11x5’1, Herez 1’11x3’, 6’x9’, Kelims 5’10x8’6 etc., 3’5x14’9, 4’4x6’6, 3’11x6’, 3’x4’9 & more. Other rugs: Karastan 10’x14’, Room size braided rug, Wool tribal rug, Demi lune “Welcome” rug.

MODERN FURN. ETC.: Sheraton heavily carv. canopy bed, Fine cherry flat top single bank desk & chr. by “Dovetail Woodworks”, Eldred Wheeler Queen mahg. 4 poster bed w/acorn finials, Repro. Shaker tbl., Dining tbl. w/leaf & 6 bowback chrs., Mahg. 6 dwr. dresser, Trestle tbl. w/butcher block top, Mahg. tilt top tea tbl., 6 caned back uph. seat dining chrs., Bench made fine mahg. cupboard w/raised panel doors, 6 dwr. mahg. bracket base chest, Kittinger wing chr., Ethan Allen cherry blockfront 4 dwr. chest, Set 4 Q. Anne dining chrs. w/uph. seats, Mahg. Butler’s tray serv. stand, Queen oak bed, 3 & 4 dwr. chests, Knuckle arm Windsor chr., Uph. slipper chr., Maple full bed, Wicker vanity & chr., Tall pine 4 door cab., Wing chrs. & ottoman, Leather armchr., M. Wash. lolling chr., Sm. pine step-back cupboard, Cherry l dwr. stand, Q. Anne wing chr., Wicker sofa & glass top coffee tbl., Kitch. cab. w/blue top, Dbl. glass door bookcase & others, Maple 2 tier stand, Bench made flame birch mirror, Mahg. d/l coffee tbl., Cedar armoire, Cherry boot jack end bench, Mahg. cedar chest, Floor world globe, Uph. swivel rocker, 2 tier lazy susan bookcase, Wicker planter & rd. glass top stands, Wall shelf w/towel bar & 4 dwrs., Pine l dwr./1 door stand, Pine wall shelf, Bookcase w/clover cut outs, Sm. cab. w/frosted glass door, Cabs. w/floral ptgs., Mirrors inc. Chipp., Viking “Prof.” stainless gas grill, Pots & pans etc.

MUSICAL: Victor VV-VI tbl. top Victrola w/records, WWI brass U.S. Cavalry bugle, Rogue acoustic guitar w/stand etc., Brass horn.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Ant. wooden rim bicycle “Signal No.3” Gendron Wheel Co., Wooden carv. eagle plaq. w/shield & arrows, Box Me. license plates 1918-1919 up, Wooden factory shoe rack, 36” tin speckle ptd. fish, Vint. sign “Dench & Hardy Co. Fish of All Kinds...”, Wagon wheel, Bushnell “Voyager 8” telescope, Wooden barrel w/eagle decal, Metal hang. pot rack, 2 bricks from U.S. Capitol, Display case w/contents, 19” h. lead fountain w/nude & cherub, Moose & Caribou antlers, 25” plaster column, Signs, Architectural pcs. etc.

LAMPS: Vint. green slag glass tbl. lamp, Vic. brass hang. cranberry hall lamp, Art Deco tbl. lamp w/rev. ptd. glass in base, Old copper post light, Brass push-up c/sticks etc., Wr. iron chandelier, Brass Rayo w/milk glass shade, Metal ewer w/cherub & ram’s heads, Floor lamps, Brass fluid lamps, Ship’s lights, Marble base oil lamp & others, Pr. wicker tbl. lamps, Vic. bracket lamp w/reflector, 3 new post lanterns & more...

CLOCKS: Ant. oak school house regulator, Sessions metal figural harp, Blk. iron Ansonia mantel, Pk. lustre china, Chauncey Empire shelf clock, Waterbury tombstone shelf, Mahg. w/rev. ptg. of ladies, Mod. Howard Miller inlaid mahg. wall clock.

BOOKS: 18th. forged dbl. caliper, Lot w/Charlie Brown books/cigarette cards etc., “Selected Flower Arrang. of O’hara School”, 10 children’s Big Little books, Nautical, Maine, Reference.

TOOLS: Ant. wooden work bench w/vise, 18th c. hd. forged calipers, Metal planes inc. Bailey’s Nos.7/6/5 etc., Fold. adj. workbench & shop roller, Old machinists tool box w/assort. tools, Ant. d/t tool chest, Lg. ant. iron anvil, Folky wooden hay lifter, Portable wooden work bench top w/vise, 8 dwr. bench top cabinet, Tool box w/drawer shaves etc., Internat’l. log rule by Snow & Nealley/Me., Crafts. level w/laser trac, Hatchets & fire axe head, Ant. chisels etc., Lot w/brass bound brace bits & plow & molding planes etc., Other assort. planes, Files, Chisels inc. carv., Scribes, Iron oyster rakes, Sqs., Nice assort. of wooden & metal clamps, Elec. miter saw, Bailey #7 plane & 6 wooden lathe chisels, Hd. saws, Hd. drills, Power circular saw/belt sander & ½” drill, Levels inc. Stanley, Splitting maul, Dbl. head axe, Branding tools & more.

WEAPONS: Guns: Springfield Arm. mod. 1898 Krag Jorgensen 30-40 cal. sporterized b.a. rifle, U.S. Springfield 45 cal. percuss. musket, Ant. lg. bore percuss. pistol w/Belgian proof marks E.L.G. Swords: 4 bayonets inc. Am. socket/WWII Jap./Civil War Enfield, 1860 Civil War cavalry saber. Other: Ant. crossbow w/wooden stock, Ammo. inc. Winchester 32 auto. etc. Knives: Hunting & skinning w/bone handle, Pock. etc.

MARINE: 37 ½” dia. ship’s wheel w/brass hub & ant. brass one, Ant. Sea Capts. chest w/rope beckets, 2 wooden carv. sailor whirly-gigs, Mod. “Buddy” tin & iron ship’s stove by Fair Ave., 30” ½ hull model, 35” “Blue Nose” ship model, Teak center board & tiller, Pr. repro. brass nautical oil lamps, Lot w/compass/bell/fog horn/ship’s light, 2 ant. brass box compasses, Danforth anchor & others, Blocks, Cross cut buck saw, Wooden ship’s pulleys, Shell form flask, 44”sailboat model & pond boat, Old wood. Me. pot buoys, Ant. Cod lines, Oars & canoe paddles, Assort. rope, Depth & fish finders, Qrtz. ship’s clock etc. Fishing: Red Shimano Curado 100 Bantam bait casting reel, 3 poles & reels inc. Orvis-Okuma-Wright & Mcgill etc., Ant. wooden cod reel sgn. & No. 46, Collec. vint & used fish. lures some in bxs., Abu Garcia Ambass. #5000 red casting reel in case, Orvis fly reels inc. “Battenkill BBSIII”, Fly tying kit.

CHILDREN’S: Ant. grain dec. & pin striped child’s chr., School slates, Flex. Flyer “Airplane Pilot” sled & No44J, Tbl./bentwood rocker & Windsor armchr., Iron bank, Crank sew. mach., Mini. croquet set, Wood carv. doll, “Dixie” iron cap gun & Dinky Toys Woody station wagon, Boyd bears & cats, L.L. Bean sled, Wood. rocking horse, Simplex typewriter, Toys & games.

BOATS: 13’4” Boston Whaler w/Yamaha 4 stroke 25 h.p. manf. in 2000 on boat trailer, 14’ Smoker Craft alum. boat w/oar locks, 13’5” Boston Whaler mod. 134 on boat trailer, “Puffin” 8’7 fiberglass dinghy w/3 oars & 2 paddles.

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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.

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. 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.


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

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