ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION

Saturday, Dec. 8, , 2018

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

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


Preview Friday, Dec. 7, 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: Newcastle, Friendship, Waldoboro & Boothbay Hrb., together with selected additions. In case of severe, impassable storm, auction to be held the following day. Call to be sure. Hope to see you there!!! Sale to inc.:

EARLY FURN.: Inlaid Sheraton dbl. glass door secretary, Stretcher base tavern tbl. w/25” l board top, Empire deck top bureau, Sheraton Plantation desk, Sm. pine 4 dwr. bureau, 3 dwr. country pine bureau, Sheraton l dwr. dressing stand, 2 over 3 dwr. pine bureau, Set 3 Chipp. chrs., Pr. Empire bun foot stools, Arrow back rocker, Paint dec. highchr., Ladder-back chr., Turned leg tbl., 1 dwr. stand, Windsor fan-back & comb-back rockers, Vic. oak paw foot adj. armchr., Custom ptd. Capts. chr., Yellow ptd. bucket bench, Empire ped. base d/l tbls., 1 dwr. dressing stand, Hooded cradle & more.

VICTORIAN FURN. ETC.: Oak slant lid secretary w/dbl. glass doors, Oak curv. glass china cab., 7 pc. walnut/burl parlor set w/settee/platform rocker etc., 4 Vic. oak dining tbls. inc. twisted leg, 7 T-back chrs., 3 dwr. walnut marble top bureau, Oak slant lid ladies desk, Walnut towel bar, 3 tier what-not shelf, Walnut d/l tbl., Mission oak slant lid 2 dwr. desk, Oval cottage pine stand, Towel bar, 2 oak tbl. leaves, Rocking Morris chr., 2 walnut carv. rock. chrs., 4 dwr. spool column pine bureau w/mirror, Oak beveled glass mirror, Sm. drysink, Pr. balloon back armchrs., Pine towel bar, Standing brass coat rack, Bamboo stand, Sm. lift top desk, Highchrs., End tbls., Piano stools, Rockers, Set 4 grain dec. side chrs.,Stenc. dec. commode & others.

CUSTOM & VINT.: Mahg. paw foot candle stand, Whitney birdseye maple Chipp. mirror, Wr. iron patio stand & 4 chrs., French foot dbl. bank desk, College chr., Cedar lift top sew. box/stool, 2 tile top wr. iron stands, 8’ oak bench, Pr. mirrored cube stands, Italian gold gilt coffee tbl., Leather wing chr., Carv./ptd. French style tray tbl., Maple d/l tbl. ptd., Gilt over mantel mirror, Mirrored stand, Vanity w/tri fold mirror, Deco dining tbl., Chrome tbl. mirror, 4 country barrel seats, Pr. unusual ptd. Orient. chrs., 2 tile top iron stands, Reeded back settee, Pr. Deco wicker chrs., Orient. jardinière stand. MID. CENT. MOD.: Maple l dwr. stand.

ACCESSORIES: Ant. engrav. copper bed warmer, Lg. copper kettle & dbl. hand. pot, 4 Morris family silhouettes etc., Brooks Bros. vint. tux & 2 walk. sticks, Lg. ant. wooden bowl, Austrian bronze Scotty dog paperweight, Iron smoking stand w/fig. woman base, 18th c. knife blade iron toaster & trivet, 12 vint. umbrellas w/interesting Lucite handles, Early style wooden spoon holder, Iron duck boot scraper, Boot-jack end tin lined ember box, Engrav. & reticulated brass stool, 11 copper grad. bowls/plates/pot, Pr. tole dec. tea caddies, 2 bxs. vint. ladies hats, Carv./dec. bellows, Lot w/adv. tin/brass scale etc., Ant. top hat in leather case, Brass c/sticks, Scotty dog tie holder etc., Iron wall padlock form key rack, Tole dec. tray, Linens in leather suitcase, Vint. kitchen items, Wood mortar & pestle, Sm. stone inlaid Orient. panel w/figs., Brass duck head bookends, Me. inset head decoy, Artek pantry box w/scrim. dec., Box purses, Pewter, Sad irons, Ant. wire/brass fire screen, Fire tools, Fancy brass inkwell set, Iron Vic. planters, African carvings etc., 5 dwr. wall box, Coffee adv. pcs. inc. “Ottoman Coffee” etc., Lg. fancy brass andirons, Barometer, Sm. ant. yoke, Firkins, Wood crates inc. “Canada Dry”, Brass urn top andirons/ iron Hessians etc., Vint. photos, Ant. lantern torch, 3 red ptd. Orient. boxes, Tin dec. fire hat, Mag. glass w/horn elephant hand., Copper food molds, Orient. lacquer ware wall mirror/plates/2 wall panels w/carv. figs. etc., Iron windmill doorstop, Vint. glass Coke bottles, 2 cobalt glass canoes, Orient. box, Vint. snowshoes, Artists articulated fig., Vint. clothes, Ant. mahg. cased seed/shell box, Italian floral tin c/sticks, Vint. buttons, Fold. drying racks, Iron Dachshund boot scraper, Iron kettles & muffin pans, Baskets, Bakelite nap. rings/spoons/forks, Quilts, Box lots & much more.

DECOYS: 2 carv./ptd. duck decoys, Harland Sloane decoy “Merrymeeting Bay Collec.”.

GLASS & CHINA: Royal Copenhagen etc., Bl./wh. Canton platter, 3 gal. blue dec.crock, Gr. Art pott. low bowl, Bl. & wh. Orient. planter, Cut glass perfume & powder jars etc., Lg. carv. Peking glass tree, Sea glass filled c/sticks, Crystal decanters inc. Waterford, Spongeware pitchers & crocks, 6 ant. yellow ware banded bowls etc., Bennington sponge dec. bowl/pitcher, Ruby/wh. cut glass vases, Set Wedgwood china, Royal Vienna vase & cov. dish, Fig. pott. fish platter & mold etc., Pottery tree trunk umbrella holder, Orient. mud vase & Rose Med. plate etc., Old bottles inc. milk, Lg. bl./wh. ironstone tea kettle & compote, Copper lustre, Ironstone tureen, Roseville vase, Cranberry vase, Gr. Depression glass, Bl./wh. cake compote, Glass kitten, 2 majolica jardinières, Colored glass, Cups/saucers inc. Shelley, Pickard, Italian pottery, Stoneware crocks & jugs & much more.

PAINTINGS: Charles R. Loomis landscape 11 ½”x 14 ½”, O/b “The Lady in Red”, O/b sailboat by A.A. Cole, Landscape Dublin N.H. by Whittemore, Pr. colorful birds, A. Lavalee w/c “Ocean Farms Rest.”, Impress. of Boston by Hammond & barn by Janet Blondi, Lg. o/c of flowers by Edith Maynard, W/c’s Chickadee & sailboats, 4 rev. ptgs. on glass of Orient. ladies etc., Sgn. Ann Grant basket of fruit theorem, W/c’s of flowers by Anna Carol, O/b flowers, Portfolio of w/c’s & sketches, 64 unframed prints, Floral oils, Theorem, Ptg. of “Ocean Farms Rest.” by A. Lavalere, Portfolio of artwork by Aaron Fink, W/c surfer sgn. Edwin W. Steeg, Pgs. by Harriet G. Roudebush etc. & more.

PRINTS: Nice pr. of sgn. Orient. woodblocks of carts of flowers, 2 horse riding prints, Leslie Lane sgn. seagull, Vic. cat lithos., Orient. of horse, Vic. print lady w/flowers, “Quick Silver Royal Mail” 1835, Hummingbird print, 2 vint. war posters inc. “Natl. League for Woman Serv.” & War camp Community Serv.”, 1887 fashion print, N. Currier “Josephine”, Icart, Frames, Bird prints, Vint. posters, 1969 poster “M.I.T. Lincoln Lab.”, 1945 Harvard football pic.& more...

SILVER: Sterling: Lot w/Wallace shell dish & c/sticks etc., 8 pcs. inc. frame & page turner etc. Coin silver: 7 .800 forks & spoon & 12 coin spoons etc. S. plated: Rogers flatware set & chest, Ice bucket, Silv. chest w/souv. spoons etc., Serv. trays.

JEWELRY: Gold: 10k multi diamond ring, 10k lady’s ring w/sapp. & dia., 10k dia. ring, 10k garnet/dia. ring, 14k opal ring, 14k multi dia. ring. Silver: Nautical charm brac., Opal flower neck., Brac. w/various stones, Bangle w/turq., Indian dec. barrette & Kachina face neck. w/stone inlays. Other jewelry: Costume, Buddha neck. & earrs., Various beads inc. moss agate. WATCHES: Heidi Daus dbl. dragon cuff brac./watch w/faux jewels, Wrist w/Navaho silv. band w/turq., Engrav. Elgin h/c pock., New Gent’s wrist watch, New lady’s Metaphor “Floating Faux Dia.” wrist.

COINS: 1945 Mex. gold 2 dos pesos .900 fine gold, 4 Morgan & Peace silv. $’s.

RUGS: Orientals: Persians: (3’x6’, 5’1x8’11, Semi ant. 4’3x9’8, 4’x8’, 4’3x6’9, 4’3x6’7), Pers. Herez (2’7x8’, 3’x5’), Tribal 3’8x6’5, l’11x3’, 2’7x4’8, 2’x2’7.Other rugs: Floral hooked (7’5x9’4, 5’x5’ & others), 2 sgn. Grenfell hooked rugs, Flat woven Indian design 3’10x5’11, 5’x9’.

MODERN FURN.: Tall Orient. design lingerie chest w/lift top, Cohasset pine stand, Pr. walnut twin beds-complete-like new, Glass top ptd. tbl. & chr. set w/carving, 3 dwr. Bombay bureau, Pr. rose carv. balloon back uph. chrs., Blk. lacq. & gold dec. Orient. armchrs., Orient. 6 sec. floral hd. ptd. wall panels, Iron seat, Sq. maple tbl. by Whitney, Maple stand, Brass bound Asian cabinet, Walnut credenza w/ptd. Orient. scenes by Dixi, Leather top French style desk by Sligh-Lowry, 3 dwr. French style bureau, Stands, Needlepoint uph. French armchr., Shell carv. 1 dwr. stand, Footstool, Pine wall shelf, Standing jewelry cab., 2 fold. wooden flea market tbls., Bamboo ottoman, Pine octagonal wall mirror.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Vic. oak counter top display case, 1950’s Webster Chicago wire recorder w/mic., Fig. cement pig, Ant. melodeon, Wr. iron architectural pc., Nick./brass message stand, Vint. bird houses, Vint. Royal typewriter, Brass auto. horn, Iron floor grates, Wooden clothes wringers, “Camels” adv. shelf, “Antiques” sign etc.

GEMSTONES & FOSSILS ETC.: Fine 22 lb. amethyst crystal geode, Two approx 400 million yr. old mollusk fossils from Morocco, Green/purple 6” fluorite crystal, Amethyst crystal, Lg. bl. banded agate sphere w/wooden base, Amethyst crystal 8” polished “Ring” on stand, Ammonite nautilus 360 million yr. old fossil, Pyrite 2” sphere w/crystals show. inside, Blue calcite 3” sphere w/brass base, Petrified wood sphere, Dragon stone 4” sphere, Ancient stone fossil sculpture of 13” mollusk, Amethyst crystal geode 6” h., 2 sm. carv. skulls inc. jasper & gr. fluorite, Herkimer diamond in matrix, Himalayan salt lamp.

LAMPS: Vint. carv. wooden dog lamp, Orient. & copper pitcher lamps, Gilt metal wall sconces w/prisms, Wr. iron pole lamps etc., Saw tooth ped. oil lamp, Jefferson slag glass lamp, Wooden carv. swan lamp, Me. pottery lamps etc., Sheffield lamps, Railroad & barn lanterns, Pierced tin 6 branch hang. light, Arts & Crafts slag lights etc., Glass shades, Rayo lamps, China tbl. lamps, Pr. brass tbl. lamps etc. & more.

CLOCKS: Waterbury Gothic steeple clock, Ant. banjo clock, Ant. Gilbert pillar & scroll case w/elec. move., Chelsea banjo clock, Pendulums, Lenox crystal clock, Mahg. mantel clock, Wr. iron 8 branch hang. lamp, Empire, Gingerbread.

BOOKS: Nautical, 1st ed. H. G. Wells “The Croquet Player”, 2 bxs. “Kiplings Works”, “Alice in Wonderland” 1931, “Currier & Ives Am.”, “Andrew Wyeth Autobio.”, 7 & 3 bxs. children’s books, Box lots.

TOOLS & WOODSTOVE: Vic. cast iron pot belly stove “Iris”, Ant. wooden wheel barrow, Tarp, Curt tow hitch, Ant. wooden planes, Sm. ant. wooden tool box, Scribes, Bucksaws, Hd. saws, Draw.planes, Garden tools, Spotting scope on tripod etc.

2008 KUBOTA 4 W.D. TRACTOR: Mod. L3400DT-F w/foldable roll cage full bucket loader package, grater, bush hog & heavy duty wood chipper.

NAUTICAL: Driftwood w/carv./ptd. birds etc., Metal 27” compass rose wall dec., Seashells, Footed wicker fish. creel box, Fist & snake Capts. bone hand. carv. walking stick, Iron whale chalkboard sign, 2 vint. ship’s lights, Ant. blocks, Props.

CHILDREN’S: Ant. sgn. Kibri Germ. child’s tin watering cart w/pump, Old school desks, Sheep still bank, Child’s banister back rocker, Vint. uph. child’s swing chr., Ant. dome top box w/vint. wooden blocks, Cat & mouse iron mech. bank, Child’s tbl. & chrs., Ant. wooden sleds, 2 ant. tin bath tubs, Vint. teacart w/box etc., Toy horse & stuffed bear, Croquet set, Games, Rock. horse.


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 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, please call Holly at 207-563-8110.