ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION

Saturday, November 10, 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, Nov. 9, 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: Phippsburg, Damariscotta, Newcastle & Boothbay Hrb., Me., 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 FURNITURE: Nice ant. cherry slant lid desk w/turned feet, Country 4 dwr. Hepplewhite bureau, Pine drysink w/dbl. doors in red, Turned leg single d/l l dwr. pine Baker’s tbl., Pine 4 poster bed, Sheraton birch d/l tbl., Mahg. Sheraton 2 dwr. writing desk w/leather top, 18th c. mahg. ball & claw foot slant lid desk, Sheraton flame birch slant lid desk, Hepp. mahg. deep d/l 6 leg dining tbl., Country lift top 2 dwr. blanket chest, Ant. 2 part corner cupboard in green sponge paint, Sheraton pine d/l tbl., 3 mahg. Chipp. side chrs., Mahg. Empire tbl., Lg. Hepp. mahg. deep d/l swing leg dining tbl., Diminutive Q. Anne dining tbl., Hepp. mahg. 7 dwr. French foot bureau w/inlaid baskets of flowers, Diminutive mahg. Chipp. corner cab. base, Country pine hooded cradle, 2 18th cent. sausage turned rockers inc. armchr., Ladder-back rocker, Blanket box in blue, Penn. dec. rocker, Fed. style Mass. sofa w/reeded legs in style of Samuel McIntyre, 5 ant. pillow-back chrs., Collec. of Hepplewhite & Q. Anne c/stand & tea tbl. bases, Pr. Empire uph. stools, Empire mahg. scalloped edge ped. base tbl., Assort. chrs., Empire mirrors, Carv. Sheraton mirror frame.

VICTORIAN FURNITURE: Lg. walnut 2 pc. raised panel bookcase/secretary, Lg. Vic. oak dbl. glass door bookcase w/2 dwrs., Mahg. dbl. leaded glass door bookcase w/string inlay & dentil molding, Ant. inlaid/carv. mahg. cheval mirror, Rosewood 6 tier carv. leg étagère, Hepplewhite d/l string inlaid tbl., Vic. fancy carv. 4 dwr. drop front desk, Fancy Vic. rosewood carv. settee, Walnut 4 dwr. bureau, Wicker wing chr., Pine 4 dwr. cottage bureau w/scenic ptg. & a 3 dwr., Rosewood scenic inlaid tbl., Ant. brass beds, Wicker rocker, Fancy brass stand w/onyx top, Oak Morris chr., Barrel back chr. w/carving, Spool l dwr. stand, Fold. carpet rocker, Grain dec. rocker, Rd. top turned leg dining tbl., Cott. pine mirror, Rd. oak Vic. ped. base dining tbl., Vic. wall hang. glass curio cab., 2 carv. French chrs. inc. arm & side, 2 Thornet bentwood highchrs. w/footrests, Mission oak library tbl., Vic. pressed back rocker, Jenny Lind trunk, Pine storage box w/history, Pine rustic stand, Iron fold. dress. screen, Oak rocker & armchr. w/carv. Dutch figs., Walnut mirror, Ant. dome top trunk, Fold. oak sew. stand, 4 walnut caned seat chrs. inc. rocker, Mission oak library tbl, Mahg. 2 door/2 dwr. commode no top & more.

CUSTOM & VINTAGE FURN.: Full size solid cherry gas cook stove model, Walnut gate-leg d/l tbl., Adirondack chrs. & Walpole cart stand, Mahg. teacart w/glass tray top, Bench made Hepp. style d/l tbl., Mahg. ped. base tbl. w/4 drop leaves, Nest of 2 bamboo turned stands, Cradle, Lg. Chinese style blk. ptd. dining tbl., Custom mahg. l dwr. stand, Mahg. l dwr. inlaid coffee tbl., Nest 2 iron patio stands, Bun foot uph. footstool, Mahg. inlaid Gent’s chest, Oak & iron fold. teacart, Fancy carv. mirror, Blue ptd. hutch tbl. w/angels, Kittinger stand, 2 stenc. Nichols/Stone chrs., Rockers, Grey ptd. d/l harvest tbl., Mahg. serv. tray on fold base, Fold. bridge tbl., Mid Cent. 4 dwr. bureau by Paul McCobb, Adirondack armchr., 2 bamboo side chrs.

ACCESSORIES: Wood tbl. top butter churn, Vint. estate button collection, 350 vint. postcards inc. Me. etc., Vint. brass bookrack w/Devil faces, Photo lot w/cab. photo of child in uniform on battleship & tintype of horse & carriage etc., Shaker woven poplarware sewing basket, Fine ant. mini. Orient. framed stitchwork, 2 ant. floral quilts & bl.&wh. coverlet, Vint. quilt & rack, Orient. clothes/silk parasols & fans, Fancy floral tapestry, Woven tribal baskets/splint etc., Vint. Borghese bookends w/coaching & fishing, Fancy Eng. simulated marble plaq. of woman hunter & dogs, Brass bamboo design serv. tray, 11 bxs. inc. inlaid & carved etc., Mahg. 18 dwr. spice chest, 4 iron bear head hook coat rack, Iron ptd. Statue of Liberty doorstop, Lg. collec. of sev. lots of smoking items inc. vint. cig. packs/lighters/tob. adv. tins/pipes/signs/cigar bxs. etc., 18th c. iron inc. hinge pins, Fancy brass fire screen, Vint. leather suitcase, Copper boiler, Iron andirons, Brass c/sticks, Dragon top woodstove humidifier, 2 wire egg baskets, Animal cookie cutters, Wood shovel w/ptd. strawberries, Lg. collec. vint. razors & blades many in orig. bxs., Iron ptd. #’d wall coat rack, Vint. X-mas ornaments, Wood shorebird, Wr. iron mag. rack, Woodenware, Ant. spinning wheel, Metal fig. heart tbl. top key case, Old racquets, Lot w/57 Chevy bottle opener & tintypes etc., Shoe molds, 8 vint. stoppers inc. wooden carv. fig. etc., Iron “Haircut & Shave” wall rack, Metal Greek warrior, 3 ant. silver chests.

GLASS & CHINA: 29 pcs. cut crystal stemware, 3 Anderson pott. birds, 4 lithophane panels inc. boy pulling sled, 12 mid cent. mod. sponge dec. cider mugs, Imari bowl etc., Ironstone tureen, Invalid feeders, Heisey silv. overlay fish dec. plate & shell dish w/seahorse, Italian plates, 16 pcs. Quimper inc. egg holders/bowl etc., Glass inc. Orrefors bowl etc., “Sea Life” pott. vase, Museum copy parian pitcher, Ameth. glass etc., Glass skull planter, Cut glass stemware inc. hollow stem etc., Patt. glass inc. compotes & butter dishes etc., Part. set ant. floral china, Gaudy Welch platter etc., Stewart sgn. cut glass stemware etc.

PAINTINGS: O/c mtns. in winter by A. Miller O’Conner, Vint. o/b of 3 masted sailing ship, Sgn. o/b ships in hrb. sgn. Preste, O/b Pemaquid light sgn. Ann Morin, W/c Pem. Light by Stewart, Mini. o/b by Peter Koster “Adams Point”, African pc. w/giraffe/Impalas etc., O/c ptgs. of deer & bear sgn. Louis Page, W/c still life by Lisa Page, W/c bull & rider on horse sgn. Juan Bernto, W/c of cottage by E.A. Talbot, Frames, W./c’s by S. Martinez, Collec. of artwork by J.L. Waterman (circa. 1950’s) inc. oils/sketches & w/c’s studied at the Yale Art School, & more.

PRINTS: Sgn. J. Wyeth print “The Red House”, “Raccoon” registry ed. Wyeth print, Ant. Germ. satirical w/lady losing dress, Lg. ant. colored print of side-wheeler “Columbia”, 1822 colored print “Heights Near Brooklyn” N.Y., Early prints “Mount Morris” & “Preston Hall”, Jap. woodblock, Ant. etch. “The Action on the Heights of Charlestown 1775”, Print of lady sgn. C. David Thomas ’73, Sgn. hd. ptd. etching “The Guitarist”, Charles R. Patterson ship print, Ship print “Last Journey of Victory 1922”, Garlic wood engrav. by Kulik, Sgn. Derek Gardner “ Capt. H.M. Brig..Reindeer”, Lg. lot of Homer prints “The Blue Boat”, Vic. “Stag at Bay”, Vint. yard long “Phillips Academy Andover Ma.”, Bird prints, Vic. oak framed print of woman/dog/child, 4 hd. colored Coaching engravs. 1826, Pr. Vic. lithos. of girls, N. Currier “Josephine”, Hd. colored botanicals, Gravestone etch., 1936 “Romance Map of Me.”, Florals, Hunting dogs, Assort. ant. frames, Collec. of assort. prints/etchings & w/c’s etc., Photos Gov. Alvant Fuller.

SILVER: Lot w/candle snuffer/bottle coaster & c/sticks etc., Ster. hand. brush, Ster. hand. knives etc. SILVER PLATED: Flatware, Wine coasters & tray etc.

JEWELRY: Gold: 14k dia. pendant & earrings, 14k neck. w/carv. Orient. jade Buddha, 14k dbl. heart earrings, 10k ring w/6 various gemstones, 10k cameo ring, 10k Masonic pins, 10k gold/dia. earrs., 14k heart pend., 14k heart pend. w/emeralds, Lot w/18k pend./10k ring etc.

Silver: Rings inc.: Copper turquoise, Lg. lemon qrtz., Rubellite tourmaline, Indian turq. & coral, Lg. rainbow moonstone, Peridot poison ring, Indian Chiefs head w/stones, Opal Peace, Marquise cut amethyst etc., Druzy crystal ring, Anchor design, Indian w/turquoise, Nautical w/star/anchors, Peridot & blue topaz, Blue topaz, Pink tourmaline, Citrine, Amethyst, Garnet, Snake. Bracs. inc.: Citrine & tiger eye, Butterflies w/peridots, Malachite & garnets, 2 hd. made cuff bracs., Ster./ameth. brac. & earrings & garnet pin. Pendants/necklaces inc.: Marcasite basket neck./earrs./pin, Bl. topaz heart neck. etc., 3 necks. inc. amber etc., Blue copper turquoise, Malachite & peridots, Blue & green copper turquoise pends., Amethyst, Mystic topaz, Abalone w/open center, Rainbow moonstone, Smokey qrtz., Citrine & garnet, Cross w/24 garnets & more. Other jewelry: Vint. fine Vic. style jeweled brooch w/horse head & lions, Lot w/mourning pin/pocket watch etc., Garnet beaded rope work neck. & earrs., Vint. g.f. bangles etc., Turq. nugget & heishi neck., Necks. inc. pearl/garnets/bone etc., Dragonfly pin, Costume jewelry lots, Shell bracs. & more.

COINS: Morgan silver $’s (1921, etc.), Peace $’s (1924 etc.), 1893 Columbian Expo. $1/2, $3.30 90% silv. coins, 30 40% silv. Kenn. $1/2’s, Foreign coins/tokens/paper money, Souv. Cal. gold tokens unc. type set repro., Lg. cents 1838 etc., 1896 Ind. Head cents & tbl. medal, 19 mint proof sets, Wheat & steel cents, 15 State quarter sets, Foreign, Ind. Head cents etc. STAMPS: Lg. vint. stamp collection.

ORIENTAL RUGS: Persians( 3’11x6’, 4’6x6’10, 4’3x7’3, 5’7x9’2, 2’x2’10, 2’8x5’2), 3’x5’. OTHER RUGS: Floral hooked 8’4x11’2, 6’x9’ hooked w/leaf design 80% wool & 2 runners 4’x6’ & 2’6x8’, Karistan “Ivory Kirman” 8’8x12’, Floral L.L. Bean 6’x9’, Hooked of couple in sleigh, Nice braided rug by Etheridge, Hooked w/ ship “Charles Morgan” 3’x5’.

MODERN FURN.: Mahg. 4 poster bed, Lg. pine bench made shoe foot breadboad end country tbl., Camel back sofa, Fine pr. of bench made twin cherry beds & others, Cherry server w/columns by Paine, Oak settee, Cherry Penn. House hutch, Cherry d/l coffee tbl., Cherry Penn. House d/l tbl./6 chrs./2 leaves, Lg. fancy gold mirror, Wood/iron push cart, Maple bookcase, Cherry dry sink by Penn. House, Sm. pine 3 dwr. bureau, 3 cherry bureaus sgn. Paine & oval mirror, Sm. mahg. dbl. door cab. w/4 dwrs., Hd. carv. mahg. demi-lune wall shelf, Bench made pine shoe foot tbl., Nice uph. footstool, Lawn chrs. & umbrella, Canterbury, Uph. easy chrs. & stool, Wing chr., Sofa by Southwood, Pine bookcases, Ottoman & sgn. Hitchcock stool.

MUSICAL: Stromberg-Carl mod. 900-H tube radio, President c.b. radio, Vint. Magnavox Astco sonic M.C.M. floor radio.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: 6’ h. brass/glass front adv. cabinet for “Borden’s Condensed Milk” etc., Seagull whirligig, Sm. vint. Frigidaire refrig., Harley Davidson porc. sign. “Live to Ride” & others, Standing iron welcome sign, 3 vint. gum ball machs., Heavy iron industrial factory stand, Blown glass garden cloche, Ant. single ox yoke w/iron hook, Tin embossed/ptd. “Farm Fresh Eggs” sign, “Old Farmers” tin sign w/cow, Iron bear design door grate, 2 ant. wooden signs “W.J.White Wood.”, Circa. 1909 Oliver typewriter, 5’9” w. vint. flag “112th Naval Construc. Batt.” on pole, Vint. metal/glass light up sign “Western Union...”, Chinon camera w/lenses etc., Exercise bike, Schwinn bike, Vint. “Indian” metal back pack fire extinq., Lg. iron flag base, Various signs.

LAMPS: Lg. leaded glass hang. lamp, Ant. tin elec. lantern, Lg. ant. copper post lantern, Ant. clambroth glass ped. oil lamp, Early stoneware keg w/spigot made into lamp, Wr. iron floor lamps, Brass tbl. lamps, Marble/brass girandoles, Floor lamp/stand, 11 new flood lights, Floor lamps, Vint. wicker tbl. lamps.

CLOCKS: Atkins & Porter ant. shelf clock, Ant. Waterbury steeple clock, Vint. Sessions banjo w/lighthouse & ship dec., Ant. Junghans wall clock, S. Thomas elec. banjo.

BOOKS: Wood cover “Bios. of 12 Chinese Scholars”.

GENERATOR & TOOLS: Generac 4000XL Generator on cart, Vint. paint supplies inc. brush kits/paint cleaners/adv. containers etc.

WEAPONS: Guns: Stevens mod. 53-B .22 cal. b.a. rifle, Red Ryder b.b. gun in orig. box, Zoli-Cangeld Group fold. 410 ga. shotgun, Other: U.S. military corporal jacket, Reloading. equip. & ammo. w/Rem. 38 special etc., Horn pistol flask w/scratch dec.

NAUTICAL: Ant. d/t molded base seachest, 30 wooden lobster traps, Child’s rocking boat by Gloucester Rockers designed by Buckley Smith, Blown glass fish. float, Galvanized boat anchor, 2 clam diggers inc. foot “Too Long on the Flats”, 36” ant. hollow hull wooden boat model, Carv. wooden sign “Ship’s Chandlery”, Pr. iron fig. anchor “Welcome” pcs., Pr. ant. mahg. ships glass doors, Galv. anchor, Driftwood sculp. sgn. Matagamon by McClure, Down East Mfg. instrument “Wind Speed Classic”.

CHILDREN’S: Vint. Lionel 027 gauge train set in orig. box, Ant. steam eng. toy, Doll’s “Fan” quilt, Ant. sled, 22” pond mod. sailboat, Ant. child’s sleigh in red paint.

TOOLS: Ram-Machinery belt sander, Ant. 5 dwr. butcher block top work bench w/vise, Lg. wooden cased tap & die set from Mass Nat’l. Guard, Delta chop saw, Dewalt scroll saw, Hd. saw etc., Fold. 6’ alum. step ladder, Ebony & brass parallel rule, Craftsman pressure washer.


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.

ROBERT L. FOSTER

AUCTIONEER & APPRAISER-LIC. NO. AUC 157

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.




Robert L. Foster

Auctioneer & Appraiser

P.O. Box 203

Newcastle, Me. 04553

207-563-8110