ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION
Saturday, Oct. 28, 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., Oct. 27, 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: Damariscotta, Bremen, Harpswell & Newcastle, Me., together with selected additions from other area homes and estates etc. Hope to see you there!
EARLY FURNITURE: Bowfront grad. 4 dwr. chest w/fine turned legs, Fed. gilt ½ column mantel mirror, Sheraton mahg. d/l tbl., Empire 2 dwr. scroll foot stand, Sheraton mahg. deep d/l swing leg tbl., Mahg. mirrored lyre base card tbl., Ant. pine d/l tbl., Sheraton mahg. secretary w/2 glass doors, Fancy mahg. bed w/acorn dec., Lg. d/t slant lid box in natural finish, Empire sofa, Centennial Hepp. mahg. sideboard, Ant. grain ptd. church pew, Empire d/l tbl., Uph. seat Chipp. chr. w/ball & claw feet, Mahg. Empire mirror, Mahg. Empire card tbl., Lg. ant. storage box in old green w/brass corners, Shaker style ladder-back rocker, Empire uph. top stools, Windsor chr. & more.
VICTORIAN FURN.: Nice Vic. oak claw foot china cabinet, Vic. oak dbl. door bookcase w/adj. shelves, Fancy French gold gilt marble turtle top stand, Oak sq. top reeded leg dining tbl., Oak slant lid desk w/dbl. doors & dwr., 2 wicker platform rockers, Vic. d/t tbl. w/center leg & 3 leaves, Vic. 4 panel door wall cab., Vic. d/l tbl., 4 Vic. grape carv. parlor chrs. w/needlepoint seats & others, 2 Vic. carv. back open armchrs., Oak plant stands, Ash bureau, Walnut turned leg parlor stand, Vic. high back bed w/ptd. roses, Unusual Eastlake d/l tbl. w/3 dwrs., Oak l door music cabinet, 3 plant seat chrs. w/ptd. roses, Oak parlor stand, 2 grape carv. rockers, High back wood/iron wagon seat, Country matchboard dbl. door cupboard, Sm. dbl. door cab. w/2 dwrs., Floral carv. & rope twist cathedral back chr., Vint. Bar Hrb. wicker chrs. inc. rockers & straight, Fancy Vic. gold gilt mirror, Spool leg stand, Vic. maple slant lid ladies desk, Ant. treadle sew. mach. base stand, 2 Vic. pine stands, Marble turtle top walnut stand, Oval 1 dwr. mahg. stand, Mahg. candle stand, Oak plant stand, Walnut hang. corner shelves, Trunks, Med. cab. & more. VINT. & CUSTOM FURN. ETC.: Mahg. chest on chest by Empire Ltd., Orient. lacq. & ptd. stand w/cloisonné top, Wing chr. w/crewelwork uph., 1930’s 5 pc. bedroom set w/bed/vanity/bureau etc., Mahg. 4 dwr. bureau, l dwr. dressing stand, Mahg. 3 tier stand, Vint. ptd. kitchen tbl. & 4 chrs., Vint. oak desk w/carv. dec., Pr. of mahg. stands, Mahg. demi-lune l dwr. stand w/inlay, Mahg. M. Washington sew. stand, Wing chr. w/carv. feet, 2 flat arm porch rockers, Uph. barrel back chr., Onyx top brass stand, Mahg. Chipp. chr., Mahg. spinet desk, Mahg. Blanket box inlaid “Louies Box”, Paine furn. dwr. card tbl. etc.
ACCESSORIES: Singer Featherweight 221 sew. mach., Ant. oak counter top 2 dwr. spool cab./desk w/lift top, 19” carv. & ptd. wooden fish poss. by Phillippe Sorois, Ant. wooden wheelbarrow in green, Orient. bronze w/frog/crane/fish etc., Vint. Remington port. typewriter, Folk art carv. birds in tree “4&20 Blk. Birds” sgn. Dallas, Oval mahg. serv. tray w/urn inlay, Ant. floral dec. enam. bowl, Brass andirons inc. ball top & ant. ball foot etc., Vint. picnic style crank phonograph, Brass fenders & tools, Paisley tbl. cloth, Iron andirons & grate, Cuckoo clocks, Iron Rose tiebacks & floral pc., Ant. & vint. quilts inc. floral etc., 2 wr. iron standing planters in blue, 2 Vic. trade card albums, Ant. m.o.p. opera glasses, Enam. iron cookware, Fold. 3 sec. wr. iron planter, Griswold ironware, Bullet inkstand, Umbrella w/bakelite hand., 6 dwr. spice box, Tin revolving 3 tier display, Hudson Bay blanket, Wooden bowls & choppers, Box lots of linens, Vint. snowshoes, Ant. treadle sew. machs., Brass teaset etc., Baskets inc.: Indian/Acorn form/splint gathering etc., Agateware, Watering cans, Writing box, Milk carrier w/6 bottles, Bakelite box, Binoculars, Onyx vase, Fur stole etc., Copper boilers, Fancy hang. wr. iron planters, Dough box, Wooden “Hire’s Root Beer” crate, Stone eggs, Butter stamps, Mex. blanket, Wolf fur, Wall coat racks w/iron whale tail hooks, An. fold. wood. backgammon board, Flower doorstop & more. DECOYS: 6 pcs. inc. sgn. Hutch mallard & Bufflehead by F. Graham & l Hornick Bros. etc., Carv. shorebirds, 2 loons by Bill Schneck & Bill Hickson, Lots of 4 & 5 vint. & antique decoys etc.
GLASS & CHINA: Jasperware cracker jar, Cut crystal inc. (Waterford etc., 10” bowl, vases, 12 pcs stemware, Lg. lot stemware, Lg. ice bucket etc.), Latticino vase, Redware crocks w/yellow glaze, 5 Hummels & 2 Beatrix Potter figs., Pr. Roseville c/sticks, Meissen vase, Orient. bowl w/peacocks, 5 Pyrex mix. bowls, Orient. bowl w/gold fish, Ant. & vint. pott. inc. French, Cranberry vases & pitcher, Pott. whale sgn. Loet, Cobalt “Planter’s Peanuts” jar, Roy. Doulton “The Old Balloon Seller” etc., Bl. Fiesta teapot, Indian pot & animal pipes, Hd. ptd. nut set, Lladro girl, Heisey, Imari vase, Colored glass, Yellow ware sponged bowl, “Grape” Carnival bowl, Limoges platter etc., Opalescent glass, Yellow ware mix. bowls, Bl. Shirley Temple glass, Bl. Willow, Crocks & jugs inc. A.K. Ballard w/blue dec., 1 ½ gal. w/blue floral, Copenhagen X-mas plates & more.
PAINTINGS: Lg. w/c of castle sgn. George F. Hammond 1917, Ant. o/c w/figs. & boat sgn. L. Jones, Nice ship print of “The Caso-1879”, O/b seascape w/ship sgn. Geo. Vanelsen, Two Harold H. Betts o/c landscapes, Lg. ant. o/c of stream in fall, O/b moonlit stream sgn. Imogen Reeves Carpenter, Sgn. Enoch Vognild moonlight lake & trees, Vint. sgn. w/c of landscape, Henry Spaulding o/c of forest, Lg. o/c “The Winter in the Forest” by Neogrady Milos., Richard Veenfliet w/c surf w/sailboat, George Schultz o/b of surf, Lg. Orient. sgn. pic. of peacocks & mtns. on silk 15”x43”, Gould bird prints, Lg. o/c seascape sgn. C.N. Maas, W/c of village & mtn. sgn., Valentin Henneman landscape, O/c st. scene, O/p moonlit seascape sgn. Bricher, 2 w/c’s landscapes by George White, O/b native people sgn. G. Hector, O/b landscape ptgs. etc.
PRINTS: Gordon Grant ship print, Framed Casco Bay chart 29”x30”, Litho. of fisherman & family, Bessie P. Gutmann “A Little Bit of Heaven”, Floral prints, Ant. scenic engravs., R.C. Gorman print of lady, 1916 U.S. & Terrs. wall map, Rooster prints, J.S. Sargent “Oyster Gatherers of Cancale”, Ship print “Charles W. Morgan”, Wood map “Bath & Boothbay” East. Steamboat replica, Botanical prints sgn. Ramone Hanley-Warren, Ant. Eng. landscape of castle, Fox hunt print & C.&I “New Eng. Home”, Cloth horse print sgn. Msysmkma, Rubbings, Frames & more.
SILVER: C/sticks, Ster. hand. carv. set & salt/peppers, Thimbles, Compote etc. S.P.: Flatware set, Tray, Tea caddy, D/t mahg. silver chest, Mesh purse engrav. Morse etc.
JEWELRY: Gold: 14k rope neck., 14k lapis ring, 14k ruby ring, 24” pk. oval pearl neck. w/14k clasp, 10k lg. ameth. earrings, 14k dia. & sapphire ring with 1/ 2 ct. center dia., 20k nugget stickpin in 14k, 14k multi dia. ring, 14k neck. w/stone beads, 14k ring w/13 dias., 10k topaz pin, 10k multi dia. ring, 10k pearl & red stone pend. & more. Sterling: Multi stone dia. brac. w/Tahitian pearl & dia. barrel neck. w/pearl slide, Earrings inc. Malachite/Indian w/turq. etc., Strand of fresh water coin pearls, Pin w/citrine/ameth./peridot etc., Pins inc. flower/dolphin/fish, Man’s brac., Lot w/nautical charm bracelets etc., Lot w/elk & ameth.pin/Gazelle pin etc., Dachshund pin w/ruby eyes, Lot w/vermeil & cz bangle/Jasper pend. etc., 4 ster.&.900 bracelets, Hd. made ster./copper pins of horse etc., Lot w/ameth. brac. & pendants etc. & more. Other jewelry: 10mm jade bead neck., 3 garnet necks., 2 ameth. necks., Lots bakelite & Lucite bracs. etc., Lot w/bakelite earrings & bracs., Hematite & serpentine bead necks., Vic. locket w/slide chain, Sgn. Netsuke & jade bangle, Bakelite/plastic beads, Stone scarab brac. etc., 68” cult. “Ring” pearls neck. & brac. w/14k clasp, 37” baroque pearl neck., Costume jewelry lots & more. Watches: Illinois “Springfield” 17j. pock. watch, Waltham 17 & 19 j. pocks., Illinois 15J., 14k lady’s Bulova 23 j. wrist watch, Mans & womans Lucien Piccard wrist watches w/dias., Fine 10k & dia. 17j lady’s wrist w/scarab band, Ster. pock. watches inc. Hampden 17j & Waltham, Bulova 17j wrist, Richards h.c. key wind fusee movement. .800 lapel watch & many more.
COINS: Morgan & Peace silver dollars, 2 1893 Columbian Expo. $1/2’s, Tub of Wheat & Linc. cents, 82.55 clad coins, Linc. cent collec., $3.00 of Barber dimes & $1/2, 2 1 oz. .999 “Bill of Rights” pcs., Lot w/silv. Eagle & Morgan $ etc., Mint & proof sets etc.
RUGS: 9’x12’5 sculp. Chinese wool rug, 5’x8’, 2’9x9’10, 2’6x9’4, Ant. 4’10x6’ as is. Other rugs: Room size braided area rug & scatters, Hooked area rug, Hooked scatters inc. floral, Floral area rug.
MODERN FURN. ETC.: Mahg. Q. Anne style d/l coffee tbl., Dbl. bank desk w/hd. ptd. “New Eng. Coast” top, Maple d/l tbl., Ball & claw foot uph. chr., 4 maple chrs., E. Allen stenc. stand, Wicker chr. & stand, 3 dwr. bureau, 4 Adirondack lawn chrs., Lg. cedar chest, 6” high wine rack w/39 holders, Pr. pillow-back chrs., French style bureau w/mirror, l dwr. stand, 2 rd. stands, 2 glass top stands, French style end stand, 4 fold. chrs., Hammock, Kitchen Aid mixer, Pine stand, Blk. 3 dwr. stand, Fancy iron 3 tier plant stand, Uph. chr. & stool & more.
OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Vint. full body metal eagle pole top, Vint. Leitz Germ. Parvo slide projector, Old cameras inc. Kodak No.3-A Autographic mod.c etc., 7’ garden whirligig, Night vision scope, 5’6 iron windmill w/rooster, Signs inc. “My Way”/”The Hwy.” etc., Cast iron figural fountain head, Marble 16”x21 ¾”, Copper/brass fire extinq., Shadow box w/scorpion & tarantula, Hang. iron birdcage, Barrel, Iron “Bar is Open”, Mod. pointing hand store display etc.
LAMPS: Ant. Vic. mushroom shade hang. lamp, Ant. marble/bronze girandoles w/prisms, Lg. blacksmiths wr. iron dbl. tier hang. candle chandelier, Ruby cut to amber cased glass tbl. lamp, Brass Rayo lamp w/milk glass shade, Alabaster tbl. lamps, Orient. tbl. lamps, Hang. onion lamp, Lg. wr. iron triple hanging candle chandelier, Pierced tin lantern, Iron paw foot tbl. lamp, Floor lamps, Orient. hang. candle lamps w/ptd. glass panels, Oil lamps inc. ped. base etc., Hd. ptd. porc. lamp, Oil lamp brackets & merc. reflectors, Contemp. art glass hang. lamp, Art pott. lamp & more.
BOOKS: “Life of Christ” by H.W. Beecher 1871 & “Webster’s Dic.” 1858
TOOLS: New Stanley stainless steel wet/dry vac., Ant. wooden planes/clamps/scribes, Lawn cart, Alum. exten. ladders, Old pine tool chest, 2 tool boxes & contents, Wooden tool box w/wood plane etc., Porter-Cable sander, New 36” bolt cutters, Power skill saw & drill etc., Wooden ladder, Cross cut & buck saws, Block plane, Vint. metal tool box & contents, Socket set, Iron chain & more.
WEAPONS: Marlin mod. 99 22 cal. semi auto. rifle, Lee Enfield SMLE Mark III 303 cal. b.a. rifle, Llama .22 cal. semi auto. pistol, Rossi mod 720 44 spl. revolver, Herter’s 44 mag 6 shot revolver, N.Eng. Arms “Pardner” 12 ga. shotgun, Mossberg mod. 183 410 ga. shotgun, Marlin “Glenfield” 22 cal. rifle, Sears “Ranger” 16 ga. p.a. shotgun, Harrington & Richs. mod. 1905 32 cal. revolver, Pine glass door gun cabinet w/dwr., Crosman B-B gun, Other: 4 target metal self setting “Blast Back”, 150 rds. 308 Win rifle ammo. & 120 rds. 223 Reming. rifle ammo.
NAUTICAL: 62” full body hd. ptd. tin sword fish display, Pr. brass port & starboard lanterns, Fly rod & lures, 2 bxs. fly tying equip. inc. mold/clamps etc., Dbl. handle ptd. yellow wire fish basket, 2 pr. wood oars, 3 fish. rods inc. 4 pc. bamboo by Okutama Co., 12” blown glass fish. floats in green/blue etc., Wood lob. crate & pot buoys, Lots of 4 & 6 old wood Me. pot buoys, Dec. star compass, ½ hull “Vigilant”, 20 ½” h. wood carv. of dolphins, Fog horn, Iron anchor “Welcome” sign, Iron mermaid, 5 galvan. anchors, Bosoms whistles.
CHILDREN’S: Tin litho./celluloid wind up toy w/girl w/duck by C.K., Gilbert Am. Flyer Tru-Model train in orig. box, Hook & ladder fire truck model, Vint. trains inc.: 3 Narcissus #44 cars/Marx eng. etc., Ant. caned seat child’s chr., “Chief” cap pistol, Compo. doll & old baby & doll clothes etc.
AUTOMOBILE: 2003 gray Toyota Camry Le, 4 door sedan, auto., power windows, air, Like new winter tires & good summers, clean estate car, 158,000 miles.
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.
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 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.
ROBERT L. FOSTER
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: RFoster@tidewater.net Auction Zip I.D. #2448
Licensed, Bonded & Insured. Established in Newcastle since 1953
Member of Me.Auctioneer’s Association & Maine Antique Dealer’s Assoc.