ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION
Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018
Under tent at 9:00 a.m. & inside auction at 10:00 a.m.
At Foster’s Auction Gallery, 811 U.S. Rt. 1, Newcastle, Me.
Preview Sat., Oct. 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 fine homes & estates in Newcastle, Boothbay Hrb., Topsham & New Hrb., Me., together w/selected additions. Hope to see you there!
EARLY FURN.: Fine Sheraton reeded leg d/l mahg. tbl. w/shaped leaves, Slant lid grad. 4 dwr. Chipp. desk, Hepp. bow front 4 dwr. bureau, Red ptd. pine breadboard end tap tbl., Sheraton mahg. d/l tbl., Sheraton 4 dwr. bureau w/birch/birdseye dwr. fronts, 18th c. slant lid grad. 4 dwr. desk, Ant. pine diminutive d/t sea chest, Pine breadboard end Hepp. tavern tbl., Empire ped. base sew. stand, Pr. ribbon/ladder back chrs., 4 dwr. country pine bureau, Pine mirror, Diminutive pine d/t 6 board box w/till, Asian hide cov. Asian trunk, Pr. Windsor chrs., Pine 1 dwr. stand, Dome top box, Deep d/l Q. Anne swing leg tbl., Pine blanket box, l dwr. walnut Sheraton stand, Empire scroll foot card tbl., ½ column carv. mahg. mirror, Ladder-back armchr. rocker & more.
VICTORIAN FURN. ETC.: Walnut writing desk w/gallery top, 4 dwr. bureau w/burl walnut accents, Set of 4 caned seat chrs., Mahg. tbl. top l dwr. sew. stand, Fold. inlaid exotic wood tbl. w/lady top, Ptd. Mission oak stand, Stools, Carv. walnut coat rack, Mahg. spool leg fold top card tbl., Mission oak l dwr. slat side desk, Refin. pine cottage stand, Cottage pine bureau & rocker, Walnut candle stand, Gold mirror etc.
CUSTOM & VINT. FURN.: Fine mahg. inlaid French foot Hepp. dbl. blind door wardrobe w/writing desk & multi compartment top-Beacon Hill Collec., Mahg. 2 dwr. d/l stand w/carv. legs, Mahg. pie crust top stand, Walnut c/stand, Mahg. pie crust tilt top tbl., Rustic Cyprus log coff. tbl., Set 5 ptd. Windsor chrs. sgn. Bent Bros., Reeded leg adj. piano bench, Set 6 twisted iron ice cream chrs, 2 fold. mahg. mirrored wall shelves, Fancy carv. oak blind door cab. w/dwr., Mirrors, 1 dwr. mahg. Q. Anne stand, Nest 3 stands, Vint. Adirondack chrs., Mahg. demi lune fold top card tbl., Mahg. inlaid Chipp. mirror, Candle stand & more. MID CENT. MOD. FURN. ETC.: Sgn. Eames for Herman Miller adj. fiberglass office chr., 5 cherry bentwood wall shelves sgn. Giulia Camp.
ACCESSORIES: Pierced tin footwarmer w/heart, Carv. wooded owl sgn. Mackenzie, Ant. Eng. pewter platter by Bacon w/Coat of Arms, Ant. sm. inlaid false dwr. cab., Ant. horn disk cane, Ant. alabaster carv. child on cross, Nice ant. framed bone/m.o.p. hd. ptd. fan w/courting scene, 2 firkins & bucket in yellow, 18th c. wr. iron fireplace toaster, Indo. puppets, Mid. cent. enam. dec. plates, Snowshoes inc. “Big Chief”, Rosewood & satinwood inlaid box, Wooden mortar/pestle, Pewter teapots etc., Iron swing handle kettle/trough etc., 2 factory decoys, Mini. bird carvs. inc. sgn. Smith, Wooden carv. man w/brush head, Chip carv. Tramp art frame, Lot tintypes/cdv’s/gutta purcha case etc., Mahg. locking cigar cab., Charcoal iron w/rooster, Vint. quilt, Cloisonné jars & vases etc., Bronze dog head sculpture, Scotty dog bookends & wind chimes, D/t document box & ant. dwr. pulls, Mod. sculp. of checker players, Estate linens inc. embroid. tbl. clothes, Milk can, Drs. off. supplies, Brass c/sticks w/anchors, 13 dwr. mahg. spice chest, Wood/iron pail, Fire tools, Brass bed warmer, Chinese purple pott. horse, 4 canoe models, Baskets inc. nice swing handle/Russian/coil etc., Retro brass/nickel Curtis Jere swan wall sculpture, Lacq. snuff box, Metal floral hall hooks & c/sticks, Lg. oblong wooden bowl, Wall drying rack, 2 ant. crazy quilts etc., Ant. Paisley tbl. cloth & coverlet, Deco hd. crank glass butter churn, Tin milk bottle carrier/6 Me. bottles, Iron hand cuffs, Birch bark mini. pail, Postcard album w/ship cards etc., Inlaid mahg. humidor, Needlework of children w/dog, Bone chess pcs., Ant. pens & bodkins, Lot linens, Lg. firkin, Metal pheasant, 4 iron rabbit hooks, Iron whale tail rack, Jade hand. enam. dec. mirror, Brass & pewter wares, Griswold Dutch oven, 2 sets brass/rosewood flatware, Iron mag. rack, Wr. iron numbered wall rack, Carv. ironwood bear head cane, Bedspreads, Lot w/hr. glass/g.f. pens etc. Clothes inc.: Orient. clothes & parasols, 2 vint. fur coats, Vint. dresses & jackets, Christening dresses, etc.
GLASS & CHINA: Orient. tea set, Rose Medallion umbrella holder, Crock w/blue floral by Lamson, Crystal Orrefors tray/Steuben horse head etc., Royal Doulton flow blue jardinière w/Iris’s, Amber/clear Pairpoint compote, Baccarat fig. birds/bowls/vases etc., Enam./glass jew. box, Etched perf. w/ster. top, Set Haviland Limoges floral china, Amber coin spot pitcher w/enam. ptg., Pr. 22” blown vaseline glass urns, Ant. bl./wh. platter w/crane, Herend fine china pot w/dolphin finial, Ruby cut overlay cov. dish w/stag/dog, 11 pc. Northwood lemonade set “Chrys. S. Pagoda”, Mason’s ironstone platter w/birds, Staff. wash pitcher by Hall, Waterford crystal X-mas ornaments, Sgn. Pueblo Ind. pot w/figs. etc., Nice ant. cut glass pitcher, 2 Van Briggle Art pott. vases in turq./blue mat inc. 8 ½” w/floral & 7 ½” w/berry & leaf, Haviland Limoges ice cream tray & 2 serv. dishes w/ptd. children’s face flowers, 12 Waterford stemware glasses, Sgn. Am. Indian dbl. spout black pott. marriage jug w/bear paw design, Hd. ptd. French china inc. Limoges, 16” hd. ptd. tray w/roses, Spongeware inc. cov. dish/pitcher etc., Royal Crown Derby tea set, 10 Wedgwood plates 1939 Califor., Garden cloche & Vic. glass dome w/base, Pr. mini. Staff. dogs, 12 hd. ptd. Limoges floral plates, Fulper Art pott. shell bowl, Franciscan china set “Lorraine Green”, Basalt Wedgwood, 7 Boehm figs. inc. seal/chicks/birds, Fine china Rorstrand sea bird/Royal Copen. bunny etc., 28 pcs. cut crystal stemware, 6 Gaudy Welch c/saucers, 2 Perthshire paperweights Millefiori filigree “Bottle” & Ruby cut to clear w/seal, Majolica butter crock, Royal Copenhagen & B&G china inc. windmill vase, Fancy bisque bowl w/figural lady & child, Lg. Villeroy & Boch bowl w/peaches,”Sea life” pott. vase, Canton ginger jars, 13 Wedgwood plates “Old London Views”, Mid cent. cranberry swirl blown bowl, Banded mix. bowls, Rockingham & salt glaze pitchers w/mask spout etc., Grueby style pott. vase, Blown 3 ring decanters w/ster. tags, Italian china “Dopey Dog”, Yellow ware food mold, Quimper pitcher & mug, Parian, Pk. lustre mug w/house etc., Belleek, Wedgwood, Royal Worcester plates, Art glass paperweight w/jelly fish, Lg. pott. vase in copper crackle finish, Royal Doulton plates, Ant. bowl w/owl & bird, Bl./wh. souvenir plates inc. “Land. of Pilgrims” etc., Orient. china:(Imari charger, Rose Medallion, Canton, Figurines, Teapots etc.), Art glass, Staffordshire, 2 jugs inc. ovoid by Chelsea, Benn. style br. mottled wash bowl & pitcher, Pitchers inc. Fiesta/Depress./ironstone, Early blown bottle & more.
PAINTINGS: W/c by Esther Williams w/landscape & figs., O/c “Lifting Fog Maine” by June Waterman, W/c shore by George Farrell, O/b ship ptg. sgn. Alfd. Addy, Sketch book J.H.S. Sears-Mass. w/children/farmers/Blks. etc., PR. oval Vic. walnut framed ptgs. of house & hay wagon, Ant. o/c of young man in ornate gold frame, Pastel of dog sgn. Tracy, O/wood panel of fruit by A. Biauchi, Orig. Paul Szep pic., Lg. collec. orig. artwork by E.S. Lowell, Abstract ptgs., Sketch of Gloucester by W. MacRobbie, O/c vase of flowers sgn. E. Sibley, O/c by Randi Ruskin 1931 of girl at urn fountain, O/b by E.L. Laffin of Europ. st. scene, O/c by Wolff of cottage & mtns., O/c K. Bergman of coastal scene, W/c by E. Haugs of winter house/barn, O/c barn by pond, W/c of Chinese Empress, O/c sailboat in storm, Pastel of lady w/flowers by M. Petiti, Enam. ptgs. of women & village by Al. Aston, Asian silk embroidery of man & child, Asian w/c of bird, O/c seascape w/figs. on rocks, O/b Carol Sloane of seascape, O/c by J.H.B. Wood of barn/silo, Theorem ptgs., W/c of ship sgn. H. Cartwright, Lg. Arabic scene w/3 horses & rider etc.
PRINTS: Sgn. prints inc. Pemaquid Point by C. Mooradian, G. Grant ship print, Fox hunt prints, “Cries of London”, Litho. Coaching scene, Oak frame w/m.o.p. & gold foil pic. Pres. Wm. McKinley, Etchings inc. “The Grand Canal Venice” by Smith, Hd. colored map Denmark by Herman Moll, 2 woodblocks inc. birds in winter & pagoda, Screen print by Paul Emile Pajot of sailing ship, Framed Boothbay Pack. Co. graphic nautical label prints etc., 2 Allan Houser Indian prints, Box of bird & botanical prints, Naval print “Eng. & French Fleets in Baltic 1854”, Vint. colored “The Guitarist”, Sgn. etch. by Blasins Spreng, Colored ant. engravs. 1834 Roma of Jesters etc., French colored Frenchman on horse, 1967 Europe wall map, Bird prints, Vint. frames & more.
SILVER: Sterling: Eng. ster. & horn magnifying glass, 1907 print of girl, 24 pcs. inc. mirror/brush/jars etc., Serv. spoon/cov. jar etc., Lot w/s&pepper/candlesticks etc., Other silver: Coin nap. rings & tongs, 5 pcs. .800 embossed dish w/figs. etc., SILVER PLATED: Fancy serv. platters, Fancy engrav. serv. tray, Flatware, Basket, Vic. syrup, Book box, Coffee pot, Shell dishes, Scissor snuffers & tray, Wine coaster/sugar shaker & more.
JEWELRY: Gold: 10k Vic. lyre mourning pend., 10k chains & earrings, 10k & other thimbles, Jade bead neck., 10k lot w/garnet ring/tiger eye pin etc., 14k lot w/cameo ring/knife/pearl earrs. etc. Sterling jewelry: Turq. bracs./earrings/ring, Lot w/kangaroo & malachite pins etc., Dragon head ring, Bracs. inc. cuff, Lot w/leaf locket/M.o.p. inlaid pin etc., Bracs. w/8 & 9 garnets, Rubellite tourmaline ring, Diamondique ring w/sapp.
czs., Brac. w/malachites & peridots, Cross pend. w/amethyst & marcasites, Brac. w/7 oval cut amethysts, Garnet flower pend. & more. Other jewelry: Costume, 5 snake plastic bracs., Cloisonné & adventurine neck., Malachite beads etc., 32” strand of garnet beads, Lg. lapis ring, Garnet beaded bangle, Agate bead brac. Watches: Fancy engrav. h.c. Hampden pock. watch & 10k tiger eye ring, Mod. wrist watches.
COINS: 32 Indian Head cents, Fugio copper 1787G, 1911-S cent, $1/2’s:(1918 Illinois Centen. & 1946 Iowa, B.T. Wash., 1893 Columbian Expo., Walk. Lib. & Franklin $½’s1920 Pilgrim $1/2 etc.), 1868 dime, Lot w/unc. silv. Eagle Ellis Isl. etc., Collec. v/Buff./Jeff. nickels, Lot w/steel cents etc., 4.05 in 90% silv. inc. Walk. Lib. $1/2’s, Foreign coins inc. silv., Lot w/proof sets/foreign etc., 5 1957 consec. #’d $1 silv. certs., Lot w/1760 Swiss Canton/Civil War tokens etc., Lot w/Lundy 1929/Czecho.1939 “Shall Be Free” etc., 20 9.25 Balboas, Coronation medal George V, $47.00 Kenn. & Frank. halves, 80% & 50%, Lg. cents, Ind. Head cents, Canadian silver, Foreign & more....
ORIENTAL RUGS: Persians: (4’5x6’3, 3’5x4’10, 2’2x8’1, 4’3x6’3), Bokhara 2’7x4’5. OTHER RUGS: Hooked w/sailing ship etc.
MODERN FURNISHINGS: Bench made pine open top cupboard, Pier 1bamboo mirror 28”x32 ¼”, Nice Orient. design tbl. & 6 chrs., Shell carv. off. chr., Pine 1 dwr. d/l tapered leg stand.
MUSICAL: Vint. Cort electric Strat style guitar, Vint. birch mod. #40 port. phonograph, Box of sheet music, Seth Thomas metronomes, Gloucenspiel xylophone on lyre frame, C.D.’s.
OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Carv. alabaster Mtn. lion by J.L. Boulton, Fig. chr. “Ambrose Pig” artist sgn. Joanne West, Oak wall phone, Ant. wooden 2 masted ship weathervane, Travel jewelry display case, 1782 document State of Vt., Ant. Blickensderfer typewriter, Old wooden sign “Charlesfield St.”, Galv. tin sign “Make It Happen”, Tapestries inc. fine w/gold thread, Lot of Blk. Am. collecs. inc. cardboard fans “Topsy Club” & “Darkie Toothpaste” etc., Iron angel & dolphin wall grate, 1920’s/’30’s film memorabilia inc. photos/scripts etc., Embossed “Honey For Sale” sign, Iron ptd. bird cage, Carv. mahg. fig. elephant stand, Tin folk art “Texaco” dec. gas pump, Cameras, Porc. enam. “Heinz 57” sign etc., 1927 Me. lic. plates, Arrow heads.
LAMPS: Ant. prim. 6 pane candle lantern, Me. country tin candelabra w/tinder box dwr., Art Nouv. bronze petal form tbl. lamps sgn. McClelland Barcley, Orient. china lamp w/butterfly handles, Iron hang. candle lantern. Ant. ruby cut to clear oil lamp w/marble base, Pr. ant. brass carriage lanterns, Ant. bronze candle lamp w/faces, Oil lamps, Boeuf de Sang Orient. pott. lamp, Brass lamps, Vint. post lantern, Barley twist oak candlesticks, Brass/onyx tbl. lamps.
CLOCKS: 2 ant. brass clocks inc. Louis Schwab & a dbl. porc. face w/clock/barom./therm., 1830’s Chauncy Boardman 30 hr. shelf clock, Ant. Seth Thomas shelf clock, Ant. ½ column mahg. S. Thomas shelf clock, Brass ant. carriage clock, Fancy brass Eng. tbl. clock, Ansonia steeple clock w/floral ptd. door, Shreve/Crump/Low 15j. 8 day car dash clock, 4 inc. steeple & carriage etc.
BOOKS: 5 box lots ant./vint. cookbooks/ household books etc. inc. “Mrs. Lincolns Boston Cookbook” 1884 & “New Eng. Cookbook” etc., Circa. 1845 Atlas, Lg. 1870’s Bible, “Am. Naval Battle 1831” etc., Ant. ref. books, Lot inc. “Wizard of Oz”/ant. leather/”2000 Leagues Under the Seat” etc., 20 “Life” 1940’s mags., Ref. books on pott. & glass.
TOOLS: Stanley no.45 plane, Bit brace etc.
WEAPONS: Guns: Stevens mod. 87A .22 cal. s.a. rifle, 50 cal. Huntsman blk. powder rile, Glock mod. 42 380 cab. s.a. pistol, Spesco Phoenix mod. p-51 25 cal. s.a. pistol, Rohm GMBH mod. RG17 38cal. derringer, Ruger mod. SR40C 40 cal. s.a. pistol, Ruger Standard model 22 cal. s.a. pistol, S&W mod. Victory 38 cal. revolver, Benjamin .177 cal. pellet rifle w/scope, H&R 970 starter pistol, Crossman “Pump Master” bb gun, 3 bb rifles. Swords & Knives: Civil War belt/buckle/bayonet, Lodge sword, Bone hand. hunting. Other: Vint. brass blk. powder salute cannon & a cast iron one, 8 bird calls by Olt’s & Lohman, WWII military jacket, WWII photo of soldiers, Gun cases, Police pith helmet etc..
NAUTICAL: Nice ant. sm. ship’s hatch tbl., 19” mahg./brass ship’s wheel, Nantucket purse w/scrimmed top sgn. Barlow, Sailboat model & anchor bookends, Wooden ptd. fish stools, Rope needlecase/ebony/brass parallel rules etc., Brass port/starboard lanterns, Bone carv. tooth w/scrim.whaling scene, Tin compass rose dec..
CHILDREN’S: Ant. doll’s pull carriage in orig. red w/leather hood & pin stripe dec., Sears no.508 fire fighter pedal car, Iron Police bike/train/fire engs./Blk.Beauty bank etc., “Express” pull wagon, Iron mech. skull bank, Vint.sled, Pressed back child’s chr., Hubley iron car, Pond boats, China head dolls & others etc.
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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
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