ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION
Thursday evening, May 10, 2018
Early auction at 4:00 p.m. & regular auction at 5:00 p.m.
At Foster’s Auction Gallery, 811 U.S. Rt. 1, Newcastle, Me.
Preview Weds., May 9, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. & day of sale, 9:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Sale to inc.: Items from homes & estates in: Brunswick, Newcastle & Damariscotta, Me., together w/selected additions from other area homes etc. Hope to see you there!
EARLY FURNITURE: Fine set of 6 Hepplewhite chrs. w/uph. seats & wheat carvs., Empire mahg. scroll foot deck top bureau, Sheraton mahg. fold top card tbl. w/rope turned legs, Empire ogee mahg. mirror, Pr Hepp. mahg. tapered leg D end tbls., Centennial inlaid mahg. Hepp. sideboard, Set of 6 ant. pillow-back chrs., Pine hooded cradle, Chipp. mahg. b/c foot swing leg d/l tbl., Windsor chr., Stenciled rocker, Highchr. in green, Empire mahg. center tbl., Early ladder-back & pillow back chrs., Sm. dome top mirror, Burl 3 legged stool, Pr. of japanned armchrs. w/ Orient. scenes, Mahg. Empire pier tbl., Mahg. eagle crest mirror w/floral swag, Sheraton stool.
VICTORIAN, MISSION FURN.: Mission oak sideboard w/paneled glass doors sgn. Royal Oak Furn., Vic. walnut marble top drop center bureau, Mahg. fin. dbl. glass door Larkin bookcase, Oak music stand, 3 dwr. bureau, 2 mahg. parlor stands, Oak Morris chr., Uph. lift top iron piano bench, Stand w/rope turned legs, Slat back rocker, Vic. pier mirror, Cherry sign “I Am. W/You Always”, Pr. iron/wood fold. school benches, Mission oak stands, Ped. base barley twist stand, Oak parlor stand, Ash mirrored drop center bureau, Ball/claw foot uph. wing chr., Ant. gold mirror, Parlor stands, 1 dwr. birdseye maple stand, Mission oak armchr. rocker, Rd. oak dining tbl., 4 ant. pressed back chrs., Trunks, Caned seat rockers.
CUSTOM, VINT., MID CENT.: Mid Cent.:(14 dwr. teak tambour roll bureau by “Danish Furn.... Control”, & 7 dwr. one, Teak roll top desk sgn. “Golden 1021.. Sweden”, Denmark teak dbl. blind door cabinet w/open top, Dining tbl. w/refractory leaves sgn. Denmark, Teak dbl. door cab. w/light up top, Nest of 2 stands), Stanley Furn. Co. dining tbl. & 4 chrs., Paine Furn. oak sideboard, 2 dwr. mahg. library tbl., Mahg. Sheraton reeded leg sideboard, Oak Q. Anne lowboy, Pr. vint. Adirondack stools, Knuckle arm Windsor chr., Mahg. spade foot card tbl., Pr. Q. A. open arm chrs. w/carv. knees, Wr. iron fernery & stool, Chipp. style ball/claw foot tbl. w/leaf, 9 Chipp. claw foot dining chrs., Over mantel mirror w/ptd. floral panel, Mission oak umbrella stand, Mahg. Chipp. stool, Pr. 3 dwr. stands, Mahg. fan inlaid secretary top, Sm. dbl. door wardrobe, Lane cedar dbl. door linen cab., Stand w/Currier & Ives top, Mahg. Chipp. mirror, Mahg. ladies desk, Pr. sgn. Dixie mahg. 3 dwr. end tbls. & bow front bureau w/mirror, Mahg. bow front tall chest, Wooden storage bxs. inc. sgn. “1900”, Gr. ptd. stool & others, 2 mahg. stands, French open armchr., College chr., Oval wicker coffee tbl. w/glass top, Mahg. corner stand w/rack, Pr. blk. & chrome stools, Maple plant stand, Carv. marble planter, Fancy gold mirror w/shell crest, Ptd. cherry Q. A. tea tbl., Mahg. fold. tbl., Mahg. spade foot fold top card tbl., Pr. mahg. inlaid side chrs.
ACCESSORIES: Ant. oblong wooden bowl in blue, Bone scrimmed letter opener “America” w/eagle/flags, Lattice carv./ptd. stool, 18th c. andirons, Inlaid oak coal hod w/ptd. porc. plaque, Fire tools inc. brass, Vint. Jap. wooden carv. skull top bamboo cane, Sm. 6 dwr. floral dec. box, Pr. ant. brass mirrored wall sconces w/lions heads, Iron Arts & Crafts dbl. fire screen insert, Vint. Indian beaded Peace pipes, Ant. apple peeler by S. Scott, Vint. quilts inc. crazy, “The Free” oak cased sew. mach., Lot bookends inc. bronze Masonic/brass adj. etc., Lot of ant. dags./tintypes/ambro. photos, Fig. ant. brass dog c/sticks, Sleigh bells, Vint.cowboy lasso & bolas, Singer sew. mach. #301-A, Folk art carv. of whittling man, “Silver Crest” bronze humidor, Carv./ptd. bird, Vint. girly figurines, 2 brass fold. fire fans, Mission style wh. ptd. planters, Slate w/various stone inlays of rose, Wool chain stitch tapestry after F. Johannsen, Lot w/fig. fish. creel ashtray etc., Brass box w/Egyptian scene, Ant. snowshoes inc. Indian made, Collec. pewter inc.:10 ant. tankards/14 grad. measures/charges etc., Shadow box w/christening dress, Ant. Underwood No 5 typewriter, Brass bowl w/dragon bottom, 4 bxs. of estate linens, Fire screen, Vint. Singer sew. mach., Howe scale, Griswold Dutch oven, Cigar bxs., Ant./vint. buttons, Needlework of lady/gent, Baskets, Tin docu.box, Vint. neckties, Camphor wood tray insert, Mini. jade carv. 2 ducks, Asian jade hand. hd. mirror, Cased brass flatware set, Stitchwork pillow “Home Sweet Home”, Carv./scrimmed bone box w/cat.
GLASS & CHINA: 7 ½” h. Van Briggle Art pott. fig. of Indian girl w/pot in turq. & 6 ½” bowl, 19 ½” Sebino hd. made Art glass floral charger, Marble Head art pott. wall vase, Stangl & Franciscan bowls, 4 ant. bl./wh. Delft plates, 10 Minton plates “Luxor”, Fig. Majolica type frog planter, 2 ant. sign. Orient. pott. mugs w/raised monkeys at well & stealing bird eggs, 2 Steuben presentation bowls, 16 paperweights inc. Art glass/1 sgn. Bagwell etc., Orient. Celadon jar, Lg. blown cobalt blue hang. vase, Art glass sugar shakers & ant. salts, Crystal lot w/pr. Stuart cut compotes/pr. ant. ruby wines etc., 3 pcs. of Niloak pott. inc. 10”c/stick & bowls, Sgn. Tudor crystal pitcher etc., Opalescent cranberry syrup, Sgn. Murano dish, Tile w/pot of flowers & 2 by Low, Pickard cov. jar, H.M. Eng. china set, 8 blown glass paperweights, Belleek, Fine hd. ptd. floral Nippon vase, Orient. china inc. Imari, “Carr’s Biscuits” jar & beer trays, Cut overlay bowls in amethyst etc., Contemp. Art pott. tiles by Motawi, 11 Harvard Univ. plates, Vint. hd. ptd. brass floral arrang. in china bowl w/eagle, Royal Bonn dish, Purple Willow platter, Ridgway “Windsor” china, China figs. inc. Kunstabteilung bird/Copenhagen duck etc., Lg. fig. pottery ram, 2 gal. jug w/bl.floral dec. by White’s, Early Am. pattern glass, Art pott. bulbous base bud vase sgn. W.B., China owl, Chamber pcs., Meito china set inc. tureen etc., Carnival glass, Etched stemware, Contemp. studio pottery etc., Millefiori fig. glass frog, Canton cov. cups, Limoges, Gaudy Welsh bowl, Floral china soup tureen, Bl. & wh. china, Ant. 3 ring decanter & cut glass, Orient. china etc., RRP pott. mix. bowl, Stoneware jugs inc. ovoid w/blue dec., Colored glass, Planters, Am. patt. glass flint compote etc., 6 Pfaltzgraff museum plates.
PAINTINGS: W/c of pears by Monique Parry, W/c of lady w/apple, W/c seascape sgn. Audrey Soul, Ant. o/c of lady walk. beach in gold gilt frame, Impressionistic w/c of lake, Nudes inc. ink study of dancing man, Rev. ptg. on glass of cathedral, Sgn. o/c winter landscape, 2 theorems of basket of fruit, Set 6 ptgs. on rice paper of Asian processions, Nautical drawings & w/c’s, W/c of seascape sgn. S.O.J., W/c of cathedral, Pencil sketches by Walter G. Smith of fisherman etc., O/b seascapes sgn. Sampons.
PRINTS: Print of Indian in canoe, 2 etchs. “Gloucester” 1917 by Emily Wait & “Misty Afternoon Gloucester” by George Wainwright, Vic. pasture print w/sheep, Gordon Grant 1927 “Old Ironsides”, Etchings inc. landscape by Beurdeley & “Pastoral” by Beaufrere, 2 duck etchs. by Roland Clark, Pr. hd. colored bird prints, Nutting type print, Wyeth of dog in bed, Ant. litho. of Little Red Riding Hood, “Skunk!Rhodes!” etch., Lot of 35 prints inc.: (nautical, Military, engravings etc.), N.C. Wyeth “Crows in Winter” & “Mallards in America” etc., Fish silkscreen sgn. Sue Moorhouse 2/8, Florals, 1879’s map “Railway & Township of Mass....”, 3 etchs. by Willis S. Levis, Wards of Boston 1870’s & Harper’s “Czar of Russia”, Geo. Bush Sr. photo in Yale baseball uniform, Baby prints by C. Becker, Lg. Vic. walnut frame w/lady, 1937 Audubon bird prints and more, Lg. gold gilt frame.
SILVER: Sterling: 35 pcs. inc. 8 Wallace tsps./souv. spoon w/birds feeding babies/coin silver etc., Serv. pcs., Peruvian reticulated salad set, Ant. sgn. tri sided decanter w/silv. thistle dec., Lot w/2 Blk./Star & Frost footed bowls etc., Lot w/frame/bottle opener etc., 17 pcs. inc. spoons/cake knife etc., C/sticks & trumpet vases etc. COIN SILV.: Ant. coin silv. reticulated swing handle basket w/fig. strawberry center, Spoons by W. Pitkin etc. S.PLATED: 6 pc. tea set, Flatware in box, Fancy ant. grape Gorham serv. tray, Cov. dishes, Lot w/soup ladle etc., 9 fancy serv. pcs., Bright cut teaset etc., Lot w/pitcher w/1731 sailing ship etc., Warming dish, Flatware, Lot w/platters etc.
JEWELRY: Gold: 14k approx. 1 ct. solitaire diamond engagement ring & others, 14k rings ameth. & pearl & pk. sapphire, 18k wedd. band, Fancy gold ring w/7 dias., 14k filigree dia./onyx ring, 14k approx.5ct. topaz cocktail ring, 10k Vic. agate ring, 14k mulit gemstone ring, 14k ameth./garnet/dia. ring, 14k dia. brac., 3 cameo pins inc. 10k, 14k Deco pin w/stone scarabs, 14k earrings, 10k emerald/dia. ring, 10k Vic. garnet ring, 14k neck. w/1/4 ct. dia., 10k onyx & dia. ring, 10k bright cut earrs. & brac., 3 14k bracelets, 14k ring w/garnets & dia. chips, 14k blk. onyx ring, 14k neck., 10k lot w/snake pin w/turq. & 3 rings, Other gold rings inc. opal. Ster. jewelry: 5 pins inc. violin/turq. & ameth. etc., Ster. chains & pendants inc. pig & world globes, Bangle bracs., 15 rings w/stones etc., Garnet & marcasite cross pend., 7 stone amethyst brac., Emerald ring, 15 stone malachite brac., Lot w/starfish pin etc., 7 garnet brac., 2 bracs. w/poison vile & tiger eye charm, Lot w/earrs./ring/pend., Other ster. lots. Other jewelry: Vic. g.f. bracs. w/seed pearls, Jap. carv. bone fig. fish inro, Costume jewelry, Silv. m.o.p. cameo set, 9 Me. Tourmaline pcs., Fancy multi stone lapis neck., Lg. lapis tribal brac., Agate stone neck., Garnet raspberry cluster bead neck., Bakelite type bracs., Fashion bracs. WATCHES: O.f. Am. Watch pock. watch w/East. R.R. tag, Tudor 18k 17j. ladies wrist watch, Waltham pock. & ladies w/slide chain, Wrist watches, Pock. w/Masonic fob by Van Buren, Elgin lapel watch.
COINS: Morgan silv. $’s (Lots 20 & 3, 2 ms-62, 1878 etc.), 34 Peace dollars 1922 etc., 9 proof sets 1950’s etc., $125.50 & $7.20 & 3.55 face in 90% silv. inc. Frank. ½’s etc., 2 unc. Am. Eagle silv. l oz. dollars & lots of 2 & 5, Lot w/silv. Egypt. Sadat etc., Lot w/3¢ pcs. & 1837 5¢ etc., 4 Ind.Head cents inc. 1865, 2 Premier proof sets, 1863 Ind. head Civil War token. Paper currency: Lot w/Me. 1836 $5 Frankfort Bank note & 1935A 1$ silv. cert. mkd. Hawaii etc., 9 consec. 1935G $1 silv. certs., Foreign coins & paper, Lot w/$10 Confederate note etc..
ORIENTAL RUGS: 2’11x9’9, 4’x12’6, 5’2x6’7, 2’9x4’5, 4’7x6’9, 2’1x3’10”, 3’6x5’8. OTHER RUGS: Braided rugs inc. 2 scatters w/birds & lighthouses.
MOD. FURN.: Pr. of “Cushman Colonial” 3 dwr. oak chests w/pull outs, Chesterfield 7’ tufted leather sofa, Q. Anne coffee tbl., Pr. mahg. Chippendale d/l 1 dwr. stands, 4 Windsor bow-back chrs., Cedar blanket box, 2 pine bookshelves, Electrolux vac., Pine sofa tbl., 2&5&4 dwr. metal file cabs., Orient. carv. tbl. base, Sm. mirrored wall cab..
MUSICAL: D’Agustino Les Paul style guitar, Goya G-110 class. guitar, Hilo Soprano ukulele, Kenosha clarinet, Victorola VV-4 floor mod. phonograph, Vint. flute Legionaire, Simpson & Fry violin etc., “King” French horn by White, Special Signet Selmar clarinet, New radio/cassette, Sm. music boxes.
OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Ant. cast iron Crawford Jubilee cookstove, Paint dec. metal garden armillary, 2 ant. post tops in red, 2 ant. leaded glass windows w/colored bull’s eyes, Matchbook collec. inc. a few Dia. Match Co. w/early baseball players, 22”x49” ant. rev. ptd. adv. window “Slades Spices...” The Wm. G. Bell Co....”, Copper/iron ant. lightning rod w/blue glass ball, 2 tbl. top glass/alum. jewelry display cases, Moose antlers, Artist’s case w/paints etc., Stand. indust. “King of Fans”, Ant. copper cross 53 ½”x30 ½”, 10 old labels “Choice Codfish”, Camp firewood, Sign “Stephen Lowe”, Rocks/geodes/sea glass, Cameras, Furn. casters & knobs, Industrial warmer by Vollrath.
LAMPS: Sign. W.J.W. (Wm. J. Walley) Arts & Crafts pott. vase lamp, Ruby cut overlay w/marble base, Fig. pott. lighthouse lamp, Pr. fig. cherub china tbl. lamps, 2 Vic. bracket lamps w/reflectors, 6 ant. frosted cut glass lamp shades, Pr. floral pott. lamps.
CLOCKS: Sligh oak tall clock w/moon phases, Mahg. Empire clock, S. Thomas beehive clock.
BOOKS: Ant. leather bound books, Lot w/”Visitor’s Guide To Salem” etc., “Albrecht Durer Complete Woodcuts”, “Currier & Ives America”, “Ports. of Eminent Americans”, Children’s inc. Howard Pyles Book of Pirates” etc.
TOOLS: Ant. oak d/t Stanley tool case w/assort. tools, Craftsman 40 dwr. cabinet w/nuts/bolts etc., Nice fold. alum. lawn cart, Ant. iron cork compressor, Fold. alum. step ladder, Craftsman:(Circular saw, Jig saw, Sander), 2 bxs. stainless steel screws & bolts, 2 vint. wood/iron axes, 3 exten. grippers, Hd. tools, Air brad nailer, 12 volt compressor, 120 volt power inflator, “Kick Step” stools, 22 dwr. nuts/bolts cab.
WEAPONS: 54” vint. blow gun w/2 quivers of darts, Air Soft Uzi gun w/target, KG-9 custom Air Soft gun etc.,P-198 Air soft pistol w/ammo. Swords & knives: U.S. military bayonet w/sheath, Bollock dagger, Wood/brass hand. hunt. knife, Bone hand. hunt. knife. Other military: WWII flying cap sgn. “Army Air Force”, U.S. metal ammo. box, Iron hand cuffs & leg shackles, Am. Legion uniform/U.S. shovel/Hist. of 26th Div. Army, Military buttons, WWII shell casing mug, Billy clubs.
NAUTICAL: 36” wood/brass ship’s wheel, Scrimshawed bone whale’s tooth w/3 masted ship & 5 mermaids, Collec. nautical wood/copper print blocks, 24” sailboat model, Pr. oars, Glass fish. float in net, Brass port ship’s lantern & whale doorknocker, Vint. stern board “Lively Lady”, 7 belaying pins & sm. block, Iron “Bell Buoy” wind chime, Fish. box & tackle inc. 2 Webber reels, ProMariner power inverter, “Mermaids” brass & iron signs, Lot of nautical charts, Sailor’s ropework ditty bag, Seashells & fossils, 2 galv. anchors & 270’ ½” nautical rope, Lot nautical/sailing rope etc., Multi-purp. “Fish Light”, Galv. boat hardware, Elec. ship lights.
CHILDREN’S: Vint. red “Park Leigh Fire Chief” child’s pedal car w/fire bell, Heywood/Wakefield wicker stroller, Child’s vint. Adirondack rocker, 22” pond mod. sailboat, Sgn. Rose O’Neill bisq. Kewpie, Collec. of composition dolls inc.:( A.B.C. toddler, E.I.H. toddler & babies, 18” child sgn. Plaything, 20” girl sgn. “Rosebud” & more), Nexstar gas airplane, Lead soldiers/cannon etc., Vint. dolls & clothes etc., Lot w/Electrolux vac. banks/cap gun etc., Sled, Bisque collec. dolls etc., Iron/wood ant. school desk, Ant. china head doll.
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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. 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
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.