ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION

Saturday, April 14, 2018

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., April 13, 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: Dresden, Wiscasset, Brunswick, Newcastle & Damariscotta, Me., together with selected additions. In case of severe, impassable storm, auction to be held the following day & time. Call to be sure. Hope to see you there!

EARLY FURNITURE: Nice Sheraton deep drop leaf mahg. tbl. w/rope turned legs, 4 poster rope bed w/flame carv. finials, Fed. gilt column mirror, Windsor chr. in yellow, Sheraton l & 2 dwr. stands, Empire rd. scalloped top ped. base center tbl., Sheraton deep d/l swing leg tbl., Blanket boxes inc. bookjack end pine 5 board, D/t pine sea chest, 18th c. 2 dwr. lift top blanket chest, Sheraton deck top bureaus inc. flame birch, Set of 6 pillow-back chrs., Bell & ball carv. mahg. bed, Lg. pine d/t storage chest, Pine Sheraton harvest tbl. w/attach. end leaf, Lg. d/t pine grain bin, Shaker style rocker, Hepp. country work tbl., Empire mirrors, 2 cut down Sheraton stands, Hooded cradle., Blanket box base, Snake foot candle stand, 2 dwr. Sheraton pine dressing & wash stands, Grain ptd. ped. base d/l 2 dwr. stand, Birdseye ball foot stool, ½ column mirror w/rosettes, Ladder-back chrs.

VICTORIAN FURN. ETC.: Oak dbl. glass door Larkin bookcase, Orient. carv. stand w/pk. marble top, Lane cedar chest, 3 oak tbl. leaves, Set 6 fiddle back chrs. in orig. finish, Vic. walnut d/l tbl. w/4 leaves, 2 tbl. leaves, Oak sideboard w/mirrored backsplash, 5 dwr. oak bureau, Trunks, Ptd. commodes inc. lift top etc., Bamboo shelf, Wicker sew. stand, Sm. ant. grain dec. dbl. door bookcase w/mirrored back splash, 4 dwr. bureau w/mirror & others, Oval pine cottage stand, Spool towel bar, Wr. iron wash stand w/bowl & pitcher, Jenny Lind bed w/like new mattress/spring, Mustard ptd. sm. 3 dwr. cab. w/door, Walnut parlor stand, 2 dwr. side server w/stencil dec., Vic. pressed back highchr., Grape carv. rocker, Vic. iron bed, Sgn. Hudson Co. Mission oak shelf, Fancy brass paw foot stand w/cherub heads.

CUSTOM & VINT. FURN.ETC.: Mahg. Sheraton Partners desk (dbl.), Mahg.: (Hepp. 8 dwr. tall chest, Hepp. bowfront bureau, l dwr. stand, Bed, Shield shaped mirrors, Credenza, Hepp. desk chr.), Jacobean style walnut & paint dec.:(Table w/pull out exten. & 5 chrs., 5’6 sideboard, Server & 1 door/2 dwr. cupboard,) , Mid. cent. mod. swivel chrs. w/blk. & chrome bases, Bentwood corner chr., Pr. of 3 sec. folding dress. screens, Cedar wardrobe, Iron base bevel. glass top patio tbl., 2 iron & wood slat bar chrs., Mahg. corner stand, Rd. oak dining tbl., Mahg. d/l gate-leg tbl., Mahg. stands, Floral dec. Orient. lacq. stand, Wood crate shelves, Mirror back wall display shelf, Univ. of Me. carv. & inlaid sports portfolios, Rd. maple stand.

ACCESSORIES: Two 18th c. wood carv. Santos, Orient. cork carv. shadow box landscapes, Linens inc. fancy cutwork runners etc., Chase chrome 7 pc. drink set, Deco umbrella w/bakelite hand., Canes, Wr. iron wall coat rack, 4 iron pcs. inc. Griswold #10 muffin pan etc., Carv./ptd. shore bird, Oak “Cannon” smoking set, Eagle & shield iron wall coat rack, Sm. ant. dome top trunk, Clamp on magnifier light, Ant. pine sorting tray, Iron “25¢ Haircut & Shave” coat rack, Ant. wooden stand. butter churns in old blue & red, Queen Anne brass c/sticks & ant. fire trivet, Floral hd. ptd. serv. tray, Punched tin footwarmer, Pantry box, Red velvet coverlet, Stoneware inc. crock w/Blue bird, Treadle sew. mach. by Wheeler & Wilson 1854, Ant. hog scraper c/sticks etc., Quilts, Wood mortar & pestle, Brass c/sticks inc. push-ups, Lot of knobs inc. Bennington/bronze etc., Postcard album w/photo cards/baseball etc., Ant. Indian basket w/red & blk. dec. etc., Copper & brassware, Tole dec. box, Ant. red chip carv. country yarn winder, Flax wheel, Ant. oval tole dec. tray, Flax wheel, Clamp on mag./light, 2 Vic. trade card albums, Stitchwork pic. of lady & gent, Old eyeglasses, Tooled leather game board, Yarn winder, Pigeon hole pcs. w/2 dwrs., Old estate postcards, Watering cans, Dec. firkins, Collec. of matchbooks & “Do not disturb” signs, Lap desk, Folky bird house, Enam. store scale, Owl ink blotter etc., Lincoln Academy memorabilia, Singer sew. mach., Spinning wheel, Cranberry rakes, Pewter porringers etc., Collec. of campaign buttons inc. Ike/Nixon/Stevenson etc., Carv. N.W. Raven sgn. Larry Barnds & bone pend. etc., Buttons, Oak sew. mach. cab., Fireplace access., Old hats, Snowshoes, Collec. of adv. patches etc., Wood. tool carrier & more.

GLASS & CHINA: 2 ant. 11” bl./wh. Chinese bowls, Lg. Murano art glass bowl w/goldstone, 8 pcs. Royal Copenhagen inc. decanter & Polar bear dish etc., Millefiori blown glass frog, Huge bl.//wh. porc. teapot, Lenox “Blue Tree” plates, Pr. 16” apothecary glass jars, Lot w/blown scent bottles & Goebel birds etc., 3 bl./wh. china canisters, Cobalt bl. glass nut dish w/squirrel, Rose dec. china teaset, Bavaria teapot, Jadeite glass Planter’s Peanut jar, Carnival glass vases etc., Pk. cut overlay vase & pitcher etc., 36 pcs. of Blue Willow china, 5 Hummels, 35 pcs. Depression glass in blue/pk./gr., Fenton Liberty plates, Colored glass, Collec. mini. pitchers, Ant. Staff. china, 21 c/saucers inc. bone china & cranberry glass w/gold dec., Jugs & bean pots & more.

PAINTINGS: Ella Ward. o/c of basket of cherries, Charles Stepule o/c of sailboat 23 ½”x19 ½”, Thomas Parkhurst o/c of men in boat fishing, Vic. rev. ptg. of Winter mill, 10 pc. lot of ptgs etc. inc. “View from Pem. Point”/Dam./Monhegan etc. by various artists, O/c of mill & man fishing, 21 ½”x28”, 1978 theorem of basket of fruit, O/c of sailboats “Brunswick-St. John”, Pr. of o/c portraits. PRINTS & PHOTOS: Set 4 hd. colored hunt prints “The Quorn Hunt”, Lot inc. artist sgn. prints & uncut sheet of Peanuts character cards etc., Sgn. print of boy by Maxine Albro, Artist sgn. L.St. Pierre print & lg. Dam. river print, Florals, Cab. photos inc. musicians/baseball team/loggers etc., 1857 Hopkins map of Linc. County Me., Ant. tintype portraits & 1 gutta purcha case, Vint. camp photos of “Chikopi & Ah-O-Mak”, Rare fragment of “Niew Nederland/Niew York” map by Johannis Van Keulen, 1857 topo. map of Lincoln Co. Me. by Hopkins, Lg. family cab. photos, Lot w/military photos etc., Ship, Vic. of girl/dog, 1884 Coltons Me. map, Wyeth boat print & Durer rabbit print, Canvas prints of prim. portraits, 1988 “Shawmut Bank” calendar w/Indian.

STERLING & COIN SILVER: 5 pc. lot w/mini. log basket etc., Silv. spoon & ladle dated 1759 &’82, Ster. hand. carv. set. S.P.: Bright cut teaset etc., Mahg. silver chest w/misc. pcs., Teaset, Lot w/veg. dish/bowls etc..

JEWELRY:Gold: Fine 14k green jade ring, 14k cameo ring of lady, 10k cameo pin/pend. w/Vic. lady, 14k wed. band, 10k mono. ring, 14k earrs. & brac. etc. Sterling jewelry: Nice amethyst cross, Wide woven vermeil brac. w/clear stones, Wide basket weave vermeil brac., 3 crosses inc. moonstone etc., Native Am. pcs. inc. Zuni bird pins with stones/ring/etc., Heart perfume pend. & chain, Necks. inc. turq. w/30” chain etc., Woven Geo Art brac., Necks. inc. dbl. heart w/stones etc., Moose neck., Amber poison ring, Lots of 4 & 6 bangles, Lots of 8 pins inc. seahorse/pansy etc., Fancy pearl/amber earrings, Imperial topaz neck., Watering can pin/pend., Pearl & amber neck., Fancy multi stone vermeil earrings, Lot w/Norway enam. earrings/silv. & gold bangle etc., Heavy amber ring, Indian rings w/turq./coral/lapis, Turtle pend. w/turq., Baroque pearl ring, Tiger eye pend., Horn & Millefiori neck., Other lots of ster. jewel. Other jewelry: 53” m.o.pearl neck., Rooster pend. by Whiting & Davis, Ameth. point neck., Fancy jeweled tribal belly dancers belt, Bone carv./scrimmed Inro neck., M.o.p, flower neck., Sm. pcs. of Me. tourmaline & pins & earrings, Millefiori neck., Lg. turq. glass tribal neck., 32” garnet neck., Lg. lapis ring, Garnet brac., Bone carv. play. card brac., Triple strand of blk./grey/copper pearls, Pearl & stone bead neck. w/jade pend., Costume jewelry. Watches: Lady’s 10k Hamilton 17j. wrist watch, Illinois o.f. 17j. pocket watch, H.case Lexington 17j pock., Waltham 15 j. engrav. h.c., Mid. cent. Howdy Doody wrist watch, 7 wrist inc. Waltham 17j etc.

COINS: Silver $’s inc.: (1889, Lot 6 Morgans, 1922 Peace etc.), 1 oz. .999 silver Am. Eagles: (Lots of 6 & 4, 1989), Unc. coin sets/souv. dollar set etc., Proof & Mint sets inc.:( Prestige, Lots of 45/15/10’s/8/2, 2 mint Premier silv. sets, 3 Bicentennial etc.), 272.50 face U.S. inc. 10 rolls President $’s & unc. quarters etc., Lots of $20 & $24.15 face etc. in 90% silv. coins, 22 Ind. Head cents & 4 Civil War tokens, Ster. Camden/Rockport medal, Lot of coins & comm. medals inc. “Bronze Hist. of U.S.” etc., Lg. collec. Jeff. & Buff. nickels, 7 mint comm. “1992 Olympics” etc., Lg. Linc. cent collec., Roman coin 310-350 A.D., 500 unc. nickels, $52.50 inc. Ike & S. B. Anthony $’s, Masonic tokens, Lot wooden nickels, Foreign coins & paper curr., Album of tokens, Bronze tbl. medals, 3 1935A silv. certs., 29 40% ½’s, Lots $90 & $31. face $5 silv. certs. etc. STAMPS: 1960’s album “New World Wide”.

ORIENTAL RUGS: Herez semi ant. 9’2x11’1, 8’3x10’8, Bidjar 6’x8’10, Herez (5’9x8’10, 2’6x5’11, 2’x4’), Turkoman 3’9x5’3, Herez 2’6x3’10 & 2’6x4’, Sarouks 4’3x6’6 & 2’x4’, 5’10x10’, N.W. Persian 3’9x13’2, 2’x3’6, Sarouk 2’x2’6, 4’3x6’3, Tribal 4’2x6’1, 2’x5’6, 1’11x3’.

Other rugs: Turkish power loomed Orient. style 3’3x4’10, Floral ant. folk art shirred rug 2’8x4’2, Hooked w/dancing bears, Orient. style 8’9x12’.

MOD. FURNISHINGS etc.: Fine pcs. by Nat’l. Mt. Airy in a campaign style inc.: (2 dwr. cabinet, 7 dwr. bureau w/dbl. door compart, 2 dwr. stand, 7 dwr. lingerie chest), Q. Anne wing chr., Pr. of red uph. loveseats, Nice king size brass & iron headboard, Q. Anne uph. top footstool, Elec. space heater, 5 metal storage shelves & 2 n.i.b., Dbl. door 3 dwr. cab., Nest 3 bamboo stands, Valet, Oak 2 dwr. desk, Stratton cherry chest on chest & bureau w/mirror, Glass top coffee tbl., 4 pine bar chrs., 2 dwr. file cab., Blk. lacq. step down side display tbl., Maple dbl. bank flat top desk.

MUSICAL: “Montaya” acoustic dreadnaught guitar by Hyosung, Kent mandolin, Violin, New Emerson radio/cassette, Zenith port. phono., Scandalli accordion, Ant. mandolin w/shell inlay, Dulcimers, King 600 trumpet.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: 1783 sgn. George Washington Rev. war discharge paper, Gabriel ptd. wr. iron weathervane, 27” N.W. Coast style hd. carv. & ptd. totem pole, Shadow bxs. of: (Butterfly & moth, Hairless bat, Scorpion & Tarantula), Ant. metal “Round Pond 6m.” sign w/pointing hand, 8 signs inc. “Decoy”/”Entrance” etc., Ant. tin ptg. on Coke sign of hunt. dog w/bird, Cameras: (Minolta, Argus, Brownie etc.), “Heinz” embossed tin sign, Wooden artists articulated hand, Mirrored “Love” & “Peace” signs, 162 pc. new art studio set, Sm. safe, Vint. Iver Johnson wooden rimmed bike w/display stand, Ant. iron counter scale w/brass arm, 8 point mounted Buck, Oak drafting tbl., Trunk of old artists supplies, Lot of old costumes/skates/etc., Windmill whirlygig.

LAMPS: Orient. tbl. lamps, Brass & china tbl. lamps, Oil w/milk glass base, Gr. patt. glass oil lamp etc., Pierced tin hang. lantern, Hd. ptd. china urn lamp, Rooster lamp, Dietz bullseye lantern. CLOCKS: Ansonia steeple clock, New Haven cottage, Sessions mantel, Howard Miller wall clock.

BOOKS: 2 Bibles 1814 & ’25 w/map, 5 bxs. 1940’s-60’s “Horse World” etc. mags & pamphlets & other horse related items, Vint. “Life” mags., Lot w/nautical & Indian etc., 1978 “Off. Military Atlas of Civil War”, “Adam & Eve” by Rogers etc., “Wonder Woman” #53 & 52 & “Lone Ranger” 10¢ w/Hopalong Cassidy vest etc., Me. estate books inc. Me Registers & Reports etc., Children’s inc. Bobbsy Twins/Little Goldens etc., Estate box lots, Penthouse mags. & nude photos, 1870’s “Harper’s” mags., “Report on the Conduct of the War” 1865, 1809 “Travels & Advs. in Canada & Indian Territories” by Alex. Henry, 1829 “Survey of Me.”, Ant. leather bounds, 1940’s Bremen ballots & bxs.

TOOLS: Generic GP7500E 7500 watt generator w/cable, New Dewalt mobile planer stand, 42 dwr. metal 2 stack tool cab., 7 dwr. metal file/tool cab., Lot w/Stanley #220 plane/ant. tools etc., 44 pc. lot w/levels/clamp/wrenches etc., 2 iron vises, Sterling drill press, New 122 & 45 pc. tool sets, Makita power driver, Ant. bit braces, Craftsman 2 1/8 h.p. circ. saw, Heavy duty grinder, New stainless wet/dry vac., Crow bars, Lot w/alum. oxide discs/10” circ. saw blades etc., Craftsman hatchet, Monkey wrenches, 2 ton come-a-long, 100 lb. iron anvil, Mayes level, Clamps inc. ant. 54”& furn. etc., 24” bolt cutters, Lot w/levels/sq. etc., Cobblers tools etc., 2 bxs. unused letters & numbers, 10 new 80” Craftsman band saw blades, Jigsaw, Fold. work bench, Power hand tools, Mitre box w/saw, Crafts. router & tbl., Craftsman & Stanley hd. planes, Box lots of hd. tools etc., 55 L brackets, Bit brace & bits, Husky 1.5 gal. air compressor, Chisels, 2 iron vises, Draft. set, Garden/lawn, Board rollers, Tool bxs. & tools & more.

WEAPONS: Ruger mod.44 carbine semi-auto. w/scope, Remington mod. 760 .270 win.cal. sporting rifle, Ammo. lot w/West..32 lg. Colt/357 mag. etc., Win. “Skeet Grade” mod. 12 shotgun, High Standard Sport King .22 cal. semi-auto. pistol, H&R mod. 929 .22 cal. revolver.

Swords & Knives: Dress bayonet mkd. W.K.C., Civil War style sword, Hunt. knife, Shrade “Old Timer” pock. knife, Ant. iron tip spear. Other military etc.: Dbl. glass door gun cab. w/2 dwrs., Rare WWII trench art shrapnel letter opener w/cross, Lot WWII photos/buttons/maps etc., WWI photo album w/war ships/military men etc., Kepi style hat & bayonet, Lot w/fish. gear/shotgun shells etc.

NAUTICAL: Brass Seth Thomas ship’s clock/barometer, 4 lg. mounted charts inc. “Kenn. River” & “Dam. Sheepscot & Kenn. Rivers” etc., 4 survival co2 cart. life vests, Brass dolphin top cane, 2 Cannon downrigger weights, 2 oak nautical handles etc., Set of nautical signal flags/sailboat hardware etc., Metal lobster tray chr., Danforth anchor & chain, Rolls of nylon rope.

CHILDREN’S: Vint. tin wind up toys inc.:( “Dogpatch 4” band, “G.I. Joe &..Pups”, Man in rowboat, Roosters etc.), Ant. child’s thumb back rocker, Stenc. rocker, Collec. model cars/planes/banks inc. 7 “Wings of Texaco”/Lot w/1918 Ford tanker bank/Lot w/1929 Mack fire truck & many more, Heywood Wakefield vint. wicker stroller, Hubley ptd. iron race car, Old wooden tote sled, Working pond boat, Child’s barrel back highchr., Cat still bank, S. Paris sled w/bird dec., Wood acrobat clown motion toys, Lot w/vint. metal stove/refrig./cab./Snow White case/wood puzzles etc., Sm. dolls inc. Storybook etc., Rock. horse toy, 8 Hess collec. trucks, Lot of dolls & clothes, Tin dollhouse.


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, (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.