ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION
Sunday, Sept. 16, 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., Sept. 15, 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: Sebasco Estates, Boothbay Harbor, Southport, Newcastle, Edgecomb & Brunswick, Me., together with selected additions. Hope to see you there!
EARLY FURN.: Fine Sheraton mahg. partner’s desk, Mahg. & birdseye Sheraton Butler’s chest of dwrs. w/column front & deck top, Pine Sheraton turned leg slant lid desk, Empire mahg. d/l ped. base tbl., Sheraton pine d/l tbl., 5 Hitchcock rabbit ear chrs. w/stenciling, Fine Sheraton mahg. d/l reeded leg tbl., Turned leg d/l Sheraton tbl., Stenciled Salem rocker, Pr. of Empire settees, Early 17th/18th c. Indo. Portuguese slant front desk, D/l mahg. tbl. w/rope turned legs, Sheraton mahg. wash stand, Pr. Regency mahg. inlaid chrs., Cherry Hepp. d/l tapered leg l dwr. tbl., Inlaid mahg. l dwr. fold handkerchief game tbl., 6 dwr. d/t teakwood campaign chest, Empire ped. base d/l sew. stand, Anglo Indian teakwood dbl. blind door cabinet, Lg. oval teakwood tbl, 2 door raised burl panel campaign cab. w/brass mounts, Iron pawfoot base mahg. 2 tier star inlaid stand, Banister back rush seat armchr., Pr. ant. Chippendale carv. side chrs., Red lacq. barrel back armchr., Federal mirror w/ball drops, Windsor saddle seat chr., Brass mounted d/l campaign box w/till, Lg. Empire ogee mirror, 7 pillow-back rush seat chrs., Ladder-back chrs., 2 dec. “Union” lyre back chrs. & balloon back, Windsor chrs. etc.
VICTORIAN FURN. ETC.: Mahg. ped. base paw foot dining tbl. w/4 leaves, Teakwood architects tilt top tbl., Rd. teakwood spade foot tapered leg tbl., Ped. base tbl. w/4 leaves & 4 chrs., 19th c. Anglo/Ind. teakwood 2 pc. campaign chest, 3 tier turned post étagère, Ant. carv. dbl. door mirrored teakwood cabinet, D/l dbl. gate leg teakwood dining tbl. w/2 dwrs., Rd. mahg. ped. base tbl., Anglo Ind. tapered leg tbl., Oak fold. bookcase, Vic. oak ped. base tbl., 6 dwr. teak campaign chest, 4 sec. teak fold. louvered screen w/unusual door, Fancy mahg. b/c foot carv. dolphin mag. rack, Mahg. Princess bureau w/mirror sgn. Widdicomb Furn., Walnut uph. slipper chr., Walnut deep d/l tbl., Ant. iron/brass ball settee, Eastlake bookshelf, Mahg. turtle top stand, Parlor stand, Brass bound 2 dwr. chest w/interior dwrs. in old paint, Bamboo Jap. style corner chrs. & tbl., Oval walnut mirror, Wire/galvanized planter, Cottage pine stand, Walnut hip hugger chrs. w/needlepoint, Pine turtle top stand, Spool towel bar, Trunks, Carpet rocker, Oak rocker.
CUSTOM,VINT.,MID CENT. ETC.: Mahg. Hepp. card tbl. w/fan & bellflower inlay, Mahg. l dwr. server, Mahg. fan inlaid tilt top b/c foot stand, Flat arm rocker w/tape seat, M.c.mod. rd. walnut dining tbl. sgn. Jens Risom Design, Wicker planter, Pr. mahg. beds & stand w/pineapple carv., Mahg. Chipp. mirror, 2 caned chrs. inc. armchr., Camel back sofa, Ball/claw foot wing chrs., Camel back sofa, Ball & claw foot wing chr., Inlaid tilt top carv. leg stand, 3 tapered leg mahg. stands, Mahg. carv. tbl. by Klingmans, Mahg. flat top desk w/pull out surface, Eagle crested mirror, Walnut uph. armchr., Mid. cent. sofa from Bloomingdale’s, Pr. blk. lacq. blind door stands, 4 wr. iron patio chrs., 5 dwr. bureau etc.
ACCESSORIES: Sgn. carv. wooden eagle, Ant. stone carv. matrimonial figs. of man/woman, Ant. engra. brass bedwarmer, Nice lg. ant. button collec. inc. hd. ptd. w/boy on sled etc., Rosewood lap desk, Lg. sgn. ant. brass bucket & others, Fine vint. gold thread runner w/tigers/horses etc., Ant. brass andirons/screen/ tools, Coffee grinder, Bronze planter w/angels, Checkerboard in gold & blk., 2 pr. opera glasses, Lg. ant. splint basket, Prim. wooden bowls, 18 dwr. mahg. apothecary chest, Carv. folk art wooden handle mirror, Early iron penny foot curled top andirons, Fancy 3 sec. fold. metal planter, Leather doc. box w/brass tacks, Ant. iron bird toothpick dispenser, Box dated 1859 from steamer Havania Hamburg, 28” h. carv./ptd. North West coast totem pole, Rustic birch log stand, 2 massive carv. country rd. sorting pcs., Cute ant. straw bonnets, Bail hand. pantry box, Vic. burnt dec. bamboo eagle, Cannon ball brass andirons, Lot African & Persian items inc. club/figs. etc., Carv./ptd. decoys & shorebirds inc. Canada Goose, Iron dog doorstop, 4 iron rabbit head wall coat hooks, Vint. tri fold mirror, Copper & brassware, Brass school bell, Stitchwork sampler, Sm. yellow keg, Orient. lacq. m.o.p. inlaid jewl. box, Metal eagle w/shield sgn. Sexton, 2 cov. lacq. baskets, Pr. Indian snowshoes, Linens, Canes inc. carv. w/eagle & horn top w/ster. etc., Country buckets, Enam. iron cookware, Vint. quilt, Iron sundial, Sm. early dome top trunk, Canes, Tin bread box & Deco utensils, Rug beaters, Garden armillary w/Atlas, Iron fly. pig., Iron eagle wall plaqs. & lion, Watering can, Iron angel, Pr. iron wall brackets, Lg. lot of new stick on #’s & letters inc. metal, Cigar bands, Box uph. fringe & more.
GLASS & CHINA: 6 ant. Majolica pitchers, Dk. blue Staff. plate “LLAnarth Court”, Cut glass inc. Waterford cov. jar/5 bowls etc., Pr. sgn. Orient. vases, Early blown glass pitcher, Gr. glass mermaid candle holders, Lg. Vic. enam. dec. ruby glass luster, Orient. china inc. bl. & wh. etc., Pott. bowl w/people play. game sgn. Rammy, Art pott., Bl. Willow platter, Majolica inc. plates w/berry & leaves/leaf dish/shaker etc., 12 Boehm flower plates, Spode “Fitzhugh Red” cr./sugar, Hd. ptd. china inc. creamer w/seashells, 17 china c/saucers, Early Am. pattern glass, Heisey punch bowl & cups, Stoneware jug & crock, Floral bone china set, Staffordshire, “Sea Life” pott. vase, 18 ant. bottles inc. Atwood’s Bitters etc., Planters, Gold dec. Stiegel, Plates inc. Spode/Lenox etc.
PTGS.: Nice selection by Vernon G. Broe ptgs. inc.: (O/b lobster boat 27 ½”x15 ½”, Sailboats by piling 19 ½”x 15 ½”, Boat under sail 17 ½”x13 ½”, 3 masted sailing ship 15 ½”x11 ½”, Fruit & wine 19 ½”x15 ½”, Children at beach 15 ½”x 11 ½”, Girl on knoll looking out to sea 13 ½”x10 ½”, Monhegan w/houses & sailboats 9”x12”, People at beach 9 ½”x7 ½”), Fine pr. o/c w/castle/mill/mtns. etc., Pr. o/c Eng. portraits in birdseye frames, J. Wm. Hallquist o/b night ptg. of boat at dock, O/c Me. lighthouse sgn. H. Foster’s, O/c man in rowboat fishing sgn. Cortez, Ant. o/c cows by river, Frederick Matzow o/c landscape, O/c farm sgn. R.R.E., “Daybreak on Marshes” sgn. Leslie Koba, 3 wood panels Jockeys & horses sgn. E.B. Hazen, Ptg. fish on plate, Enam. on copper pics. of children, Jim Chiros “The Fall” charcoal draw., Folk art o/b lighthouse, O/b of birch trees sgn. E. Daniels, Floral tinsel ptg. in birdseye frame, Ptg. lettuce & bottles sgn. Lisa Paige, Orient. floral w/c sgn. E. Yarela, Landscape w/c’s, O/c lady in cemetery sgn. Barter, Sailboat sgn. Nigel, W/c bullfight sgn., Botanical w/c, 4 prim. ptgs. on wood, O/b birch trees by lake sgn. G. Hollyer, Sgn. etchings, Sketch of Me. shore sgn. Sam Cady etc.
PRINTS: Collec. of 40+ Cinema promo. actor/actress prints inc. Greta Garbo/Jimmy Durant, Sgn. print “L’Air du Temps” by Benard Ganter, N. Currier “Gen. Taylor Never Surrenders”, Lg. pic. of shorebirds, “Rounding the Buoy” by Hornyansky, Nice ant. colored bird prints, 1928 woodblock ship print sgn. C.R.G., Maurice Day of snowy Damariscotta, Birdseye view of Princeton Univ., Shirley Temple by Vargas, Sgn. print by E. Menasre “Hacienda”, 1827’s comical prints by Hunt inc. “Merry Christ. In London” etc., Sgn. Morton Garchik “Joseph’s Coat”, Fashion prints, Ant. gold gilt frames.
STERLING: 9 pc. vanity set w/mirror-brush etc., Lot w/Volmer Bahher salts/vase/c.stick & Repousse spoons, 2 ladles & fork, 28 assort. flatware pcs., Spoons inc. “Night Before Christmas” w/Santa, 18 spoons, C/sticks & cov. dish etc., 12 straw spoons, Serv. pcs., Lot w/baby cup etc. Coin silver: Spoons, Mustard etc. S.PLATED: Platters, Flatware, Cov. dish etc.
JEWELRY: GOLD: 2 platinum rings inc. ruby w/dias., 10k dia. cocktail ring w/30 rd. dias. & 32 channel set, 14k pearl ring, 14k opal ring w/dias., Fine pearl/ruby/dia. 14k ring, 14k rings inc. emerald color & dias., 10k dia. pend., 14k multi bl. sapp. & dia. ring, Charm brac. w/ster. & gold charms, Lg. 14k & 18k brac./pend. etc., 14k lot w/lock. & chains etc., 14k ring w/colored stones, 10k opal ring, 14k neck. w/floral bl. enam. locket, 14k pearl & dia. snowflake neck., 2 sm. vials Alaskan gold, 10k gold coin earrings, 18k brac. w/love knot, 14k filigree ameth. ring, Hematite & gold bead neck., 7 pcs. 14k inc. moonstone ring-pearl pin etc., 14k band & cross, 10k & 14k lot w/watch/earrings etc., 3 14k rings inc. dias. & sapps., 5 14k rings, Lot 10k ring & pend. etc., 6 pcs. inc. pearl ring & neck. STERLING JEWELRY: “Siberian Emerald” & C.zircon bangle/brac./ring, Agate stone brac., Floral neck. w/cubic zirconia, Larimar ring, Ring w/2 lg. c.z’s, Mesh brac. w/ameth. center, Neck. w/floral pend. w/bl. topaz, Pearl & c.z. ring, Tennis neck. w/93 c/z’s/brac./cocktail ring etc., Bl. topaz ring w/c.z.’s, Bracs. inc. buckle design w/c.z., Sgn. J.M. Menzies ant. Scottish pin, Mex. abalone brac. w/etch. design, New/old stock jewelry inc. rings/pends. etc., Dia. & sapp. cross etc., Opal ring, Marcasite necks., Rope neck. etc., Palestine brac. etc., Dolphin brac. etc., Abalone neck., Floral brac., Garnet pend., Charm bracs., Lot ring & pins, Pin bag pipe player & more. OTHER JEWELRY: Carv. jade pend. w/horse, Lg. estate collec. costume jewelry etc., Indian animal fetish neck. & earrings, Hematite & lapis Indian neck. & earrs. w/bear, Garnet bead necks., Fancy agate beads, Coral neck. & turq. stickpin, Turq. choker etc. WATCHES: Elgin ladies wrist watch w/c.z’s, Lot mod. wrist watches.
COINS: 15 Morgan dollars etc., Peace $, Kenn. $1/2’s, 2 .800 silv. rds., U.S. foreign coins & paper curr., 152 Buff. nickels, 1 0z. .999 ingot etc.
RUGS: Orientals: Persians: (Prayer 2’8x4’6, 2’4x9’, 5’x9’6, 4’x6’5, 4’4x10’3, Floral 4’2x6’7, 3’7x10’4, 2’6x4’, 3’9x6’1), Cauc. 3’7x3’10, Turkoman 3’x4’9, Pers. Bokharas 3’x5’ & 2’x6’6, Pers. Herez 4’x6’, 3’1x4’5, 2’1x3’, 3’2x3’9, 4’6x7’, Kelim area rug, 2’5x4’3, 2’8x9’8, 2’x7’6, Flat woven rugs. Other rugs: Woven Navajo w/arrows, Floral hooked 7’10x9’9, Hooked w/cottage & sailboat etc., Braided rug.
MODERN FURN.: Bench made pine step-back open top cupboard, Nice mod. Orient. design walnut side server by Century & a glass dbl. door cab., Rustic twig 4 dwr. bureau in red & “Hd. Crafted by Twigs to Furn.” dbl. door log cabinet, Wr. iron patio tbl./4 chrs./umbrella, Orient. design tbl. w/6 chrs./2 leaves, 6 dwr. Shaker style cherry bureaus, Bentwood rattan glass top tbl. & 4 chrs., Mahg. carv./uph. French style bed w/nice matt./spring, Pr. lg. bamboo/wood mirrors, Wicker lounger, Cherry bed & end tbl., Bamboo wood dining tbl., Carv. swan head rocking settee, Mission Flexsteel rocker, Pr. Lane end tbls./sofa tbl./coffee tbls., Cherry futon, 2 metal patio chrs. & glass top stands, Bamboo glass top stand & coffee tbl., Q. Anne 2 dwr. stand, Beauty Rest matt./spring bed, Pine 3 dwr. stand, Bent arm easy chr., Bookshelf, Oak 4 tier stand, Pine 1 dwr. stand, Iron/wood bench.
MUSICAL: Mahg. “Columbia 360” phonograph, 2 Peavey p.a.’s /4 speaker cabs., Tambourine w/ptd. boats, Reed drum stand, Pr. cosmic percuss. Conga drums.
OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Ant. horse weathervane mkd. Kretzer St. Louis, Ant. mantel w/columns/urn & swag dec., Ant. copper full body eagle weathervane, Vint. copper arrow weathervane w/direcs., Mod. alum. wall sculp. sgn. O’Toole 1986 (Kevin), Vint. “Sophia” elec. coin op. pinball game, Stand. metal dbl. birdcage planter, Lg.”Fresh Maine Shrimp..” wooden sign by Glenn Chadbourne, Cow skull, 2 ant. ½ column mantel mirrors, Trek bicycle, Vint. oak 6 dwr. chart case, Bench made birdseye & rosewood stand sgn. Jim Leach, 4 nat. vine stand. sculps., Moxie porc. enam. adv. sign, 3 vint. tin Coca Cola signs, Pr. stand. monkey wood vines, Fancy metal bird bath, Wagon wheel hub “Widget” in old red, Vint. Raleigh “Sports” bicycle, Iron bird baths, Coke adv. lot w/bottles/banks/truck etc., Carv. wooden pc. of Asian coin, Pr. nat. vine screens 60”x67”, Bamboo display ladders, Fancy iron hang. planter, Lot mahg. lumber, Iron mat w/turtles.
LAMPS: Ant. Peachblow type lamp shade, 2 ant. tin lanterns in green & red, Nice carv. alabaster tbl. lamp, Ant. flint glass oil lamps, Ant. Luchaire Paris lantern, Brass push-up c/sticks, Pr. electrified brass ship’s anchor lights, Vint. hang. lamp, Copper walk lights, 2 brass & frosted glass hang. lamps, Marble & brass tbl. lamp & others, Wr. iron floor lamps, Marble base ant. girandoles, Mod. lg. hd. ptd. lamp, Mod. leaded style tbl. lamp.
CLOCKS: Ridgeway tall clock, Cottage clock, 1959 Numerchron “Tele-Vision” clock, Ant. bronze fin. mantel w/ptd. girl & dog, Ant. crystal regulator, Mahg. steeple clock, 2 Waterford crystal clocks, Vint. banjo & mantel clocks, Fig. motion clock w/lady, Deco oak shelf clock.
BOOKS: Vol. 1 & 2 “Pic. Hist. World’s Great Nations” by Yonge, Estate box lots inc. Cape Cod By the Sea & Emerson’s Works etc., Children’s inc. “Raggedy Anne in the Deep Woods 1930”/”Alices Adventures in Wonderland” 1893 & 1905, Box lot inc. 1790 leather “Probationary Odes” etc., 20 “Life” mags. 1930’s etc., Box of Wedgwood books, Military mags. “Kriegs-Alb.New Yorker Staats Zeitnug”.
TRACTOR & TOOLS: Lawn tractor “Yard Machines” by MTD w/38” deck, Troy-Bilt chipper/vac., Rockwell tbl. saw, Ant. wood/iron wagon jack, Rockwell grinder, Cased Lufft Altimeter, Metal dolly, Air compressor, 2 wooden fold. ladders, B.W. Tow & Stow hitch, Push mower, Leatherworker tool kit, 550 V. batt. charger/tester, Exten. cords, Spot light, Lawn & garden tools.
WEAPONS: High Standard .22 cal. 2 shot derringer, 2 swords inc. sgn. Solingen fencing & Germ. by Korff & Honsberg w/bird head handle, 3 air soft pistols inc. “Colt 45 Auto. Dbl. Eagle”. Military etc.: WWII bombers sighting compass, 3 bayonets U.S.M.7 etc., “Blk. Panther” Germ. #064 dagger, Gold thread patches “Skeet Champs”.
NAUTICAL: Ant. ship’s diorama of 5 masted ship w/lighthouse, Pr. ant. ship’s shadow bxs. inc. paddle wheel ship, Lg. vint. 3 masted ship model w/carv. figs., 2 vint. ship models inc. 3 masted, Carv. chest w/ship deco., Brass stern light & ant. brass pail, 41” carv. wooden sword fish, 4 pcs. inc. vint U.S. Sailor suit, Boathouse sign, J.H. Steward 3 pull brass telescope, Pr. vint. iron Pirate bookends, Contemp. ½ hull “Elsie 1910”, Mod. sextant “The Mark 25 Beam Converger”, 4 whales tail wall hooks, Vint. elec. ship’s “Ankerlight”, Contemp. telescope, Sgn. A. Lowther boat/lighthouse on driftwood, Lg. metal compass rose, Sea glass.
CHILDREN’S: Sm. ant. dome top trunk, 2 oak/iron base school desks, Erector set, Old picture boards, Hd. made metal fire truck.
ASIAN PCS.: Pr. carv. & red lacq. Thai temple doors, Early Anglo/Ind. oval tbl. & carv. Charpoy foot tbl. base, 5 ant. carv./ptd. Thai guardian/arch. pcs. on bases, 12 wood. carv. posts/paddles, 2 stand. exotic wood sculptures, 2 wooden wheel frags. on stands, 2 nat. wood sculptures 40”.
OUTBOARD: Mercury 18 DX outboard w/stand, Merc. 402 outboard, Sm. vint. outboard motor, “Merc. 39” Mercury outboard, Boat seat.
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.