Sat., Jan. 20, 2018

Early auction at 9:00 & regular auction at 10:00 a.m.

At Foster’s Auction Gallery, 811 U.S. Rt. 1, Newcastle, Me.

Preview Fri., Jan. 19, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. & morning of sale 8:00 to 9:45 a.m. In the event of severe, impassable storm, auction to be held the following day. Call to be sure. Note: This auction includes items from homes & estate in : Westport, Damariscotta, Harpswell, Brunswick & Bristol, Me., together with a nice gun collec. & other selected items. Hope to see you there!

EARLY FURNITURE: 18th c. N.Eng. bracket base pewter cupboard w/paneled door, Q. Anne birdcage tilt top mahg. tea tbl., Sheraton 2 dwr. server, Refin. pine splayed immigrants chest, 1 dwr. lift top blanket chest, Lift top blanket box w/bootjack ends, 4 dwr. country pine chest, Pine 1 dwr. Baker’s tbl. w/drop leaf, Sheraton l dwr. stands inc. salmon ptd., Tapered leg Hepp. l dwr. stand, Lg. ant. Eng. green ptd. blanket chest w/scalloped skirt, Lg. ant. triple section Federal mantel mirror w/ball dec. & rev. ptg. of ship 31”x60”, Hepp. Pembroke d/l tbl., Red ptd. country cupboard, Blk. high chr., Mustard ptd. blanket box, Mahg. Butler’s tray w/fold. base, Fed. reeded ½ column mirror w/rev. ptg. of ship, Walnut hang. dbl. panel door cupboard, Paint dec. youth rocker, Sheraton l dwr. stand, Rockers inc. yellow ptd., D/t dome top document box, 3 tier ½ moon plant stand & more.

VICTORIAN FURN.: Golden oak sideboard w/mirrored back, Vic. walnut & burl rd. Renn. Revival ped. dining tbl. & 6 ornately carv. Eastlake chrs., Choice Renn. Revival walnut Davenport desk, Larkin drop front oak desk, Mahg. Q. Anne china cab., Nat. wicker photographers platform rocker, Two 88” long ant. grain dec. church pews, Splayed leg stool, Pine chest,Vic. walnut carv. sofa, Ornate carv. open arm rocker, Fancy gilt oval mirror, Mahg. diminutive glass door cab. w/inlaid dec. & brass gallery, Rd. oak tbl. cut to coffee tbl., Ptd. mirrored hall tree, Pine & oak lift top commodes, 2 over 3 dwr. mahg. chest, Vic. deep gold gilt mirror, Cottage pine stand, School desk w/fancy iron ends, Iron leg piano stool, Side chr. w/carv. basket of fruit, Walnut d/l stand, Bamboo stand w/burnt dec., Floral & ebonized spoon carv. mirror.

CUSTOM & VINT. ETC.: Pr. ball /claw foot wing chrs., Sheraton 3 dwr. stand sgn. Frank Waters, Mahg. Q. Anne d/l tbl., Q. Anne mahg. highboy, Mahg. Hepp. card tbl. w/string & bellflower inlay, Walnut d/l butterfly stand, Fold. Art Deco kneeling bench w/bakelite lamps, Fine sm. mahg. inlaid Hepp. sideboard, Ball & claw foot library tbl., Mahg. drum tbl., Mahg. armchr. rocker, Oak 4’2 church pew, Shaving mirror, Oak trunk w/inserts, Wicker back rocker, Yellow ptd. mahg. cabinet, French style stand, Stool w/ball dec., Mahg. stands inc. Phyfe style etc., Oak smoking stand & pedestal, Mahg. cedar chest.

ACCESSORIES: Brass telescope on mahg. tripod, Ant. blue dec. stoneware up & down butter churn, Nice collec. ant. wooden butter stamps inc. Lollipop/pinwheel/heart/bird/sheaf of wheat & butter stamps w/heart/eagle etc., 18th c. bowl, Ant. wr. iron fireplace toaster, Vic. cab. photo of girl at ships wheel w/parrot & dog, Nice ant. trade/scrap book w/calligraphy drawings/folky ship sketches etc., 2 ptd. wire egg baskets, Bronze flame finial andirons & iron fender, 2 framed silk Stevensgraphs “The First Train” & “The Good Old Days”, Lot w/mortar & pestle & bronze inkwell w/serpents, 2 postcard/greeting albums 300+ pcs., Ant. mahg. brass bound 2 dwr. silv. chest, Lg. iron kettle & wire fish pier basket, Collec. of 180 tobacco cigarette flags inc. Zira & Tokio etc., Duck decoys & shorebirds, Rooster, Bronze Napal bowl etc, Textiles: crocheted spread/crewelwork/ant. cutwork linen tbl. cloth etc., 1924 Zeppelin World Tour medal, Pewter porringers/charges etc., Lg. magnifying glass w/horn handle, Silv. inlaid shoe snuff box & horn ring w/gold inlay, Baskets inc. Ant. Indian/splint/picnic etc., Fancy metal 36” wall coat rack, Vint. sew. machine, 12” hour glass w/skeleton hands, Bocce balls, Pr. floral metal gold gilt wall sconces, Iron Dachshund paper towel holder, Shadow box w/thimble collec., Oval French mirror w/shell crest, Brass c/sticks w/hurricane shades, Gold gilt plaster Cherub, Quilt, 12 stone arrowheads, Fancy bone fan, Giant Peruvian carv. gourd w/scenes & figs., Lg. metal wall spray of flowers, Shadow bxs., Wr. iron floral planters, Scales inc. chicken foot, Pr. vint. shutters, Iron child w/fruit, Trays, Wall rack w/4 metal rabbit head hooks, 18 dwr. spice chest, Metal Pepsi adv. sign, 162 pc. “Art Studio” paint set w/easel.

GLASS, CHINA, POTTERY ETC.: Mary Gregory pcs. inc.: (Cranberry stein & 6 glasses, Scalloped top vase, Pitcher & 5 glasses etc.), Ant. hd. ptd. china tankard & 4 mugs w/cherries & pitcher & bowl, Lg. ant. blue to clear pewter top glass stein w/ptg. of 2 gent’s drinking, China charger w/Art Nouv. lady, Pr. of ant. Bohemian ruby cut vases, Satin glass biscuit jar, Fine cranberry to clear enam. pickle caster, Cut glass wine taster, 2 19” glass apothecary jars, Pr. 11 ½” bamboo pott. vases, 19 pc. ant. hd. ptd. floral china set w/veg. dish/cr. & sugar etc., Gilt/enam. dec. Moser glass vase w/peacock eye motif, Van Briggle 11” turq. vase & c/stick etc., Pr. 8” Royal Worcester c/sticks, Coin spot & bl. & wh. quilted art glass bowls, Weller planter, Fine 12” cut glass bowl, Art pott. inc. Rumrill & Abingdon etc., Nude pott. lady flower frog, 10 older Hummel figs., 2 Vic. s.p. pickle casters inc. cranberry & coin spot, Lot ant. Canton as is, Mason’s ironstone bowl w/dragon, Steuben 8” crystal vase, Wedgwood, Jack in Pulpit vases inc. vaseline/blue fern & cranberry coin spot, Hd. blown glass pumpkin, Hawkes cut decanter & 3 Staff. liq. tags, 6 fine Dresden floral reticulated plates, Pk. Depress. glass ice bucket, Glass store candy jar, Early dia. point flint glass compote, 6 rose bowls inc. ant. & Fenton etc., Lenox, Belleek, Doulton, 2 blue porc. grad. bowls w/scenes, Ant. bottles, Zopez pott. gazebo, Majolica plates, Stemware, Decanter & more.

PAINTINGS: William Pierce Stubbs ant. o/c of merchant sailing ship “Ira D. Sturges 35 ½”x21 ½”, 2 Alicia Stonebreaker w/c’s inc. Me. fishing shacks, Peter Rolfe w/c “Tideland Mirror”, O/c sailing ship 24”x17”, Acrylic on masonite landscape married couple by Sally C. Fisher 1984, Francis W. Saunders:( O/b ship, O/c Me. landscape, O/c Monhegan Isl., O/c Headtide dam etc.), W/c sgn. Armin Buchterkirch of woman & chicks, Robert Hopkin o/c of steam/sail ship 19 ½”x15 ½”, O/c by Paul Strisik of harbor scene 23 ½”x15 ½”, David Gray w/c of bell house & silk screen “Jacobs Cattle”, O/b of abandoned sailboat in Kennebunkport, W/c “Goose Rocks, Me.”, Ant. convex rev. ptg. “Christmas Eve” in grained frame, O/b cat on chr. by Daisy, O/c of cottage & pond, O/c of harbor sgn. P. Richard, Ant. o/c of apples, Monhegan scene w/building and barrels, W/c landscape by Helen Smith, W/c “Decoys In the Studio” sgn. Charles Reid, Sgn. o/c of sailboats, Vic. o/b of flowers inc. roses & others, Fruit ptg. sgn. Jean Mayle 1930, Ant. o/c Madonna & child 9 ½”x8 ½”, O/c “Yard of Roses” w/girls sgn. C.H.T., Ant. w/c of lady, W/c landscape sgn. H.F.B., Oil on panel of skull on bible “Mortality”.

PRINTS: 3 Carroll Thayer Berry prints inc. woodblocks “Ebb tide” & Silkscreen “Lobsterman”, Embossed Vic. chromo. of fish & lures, Sgn. & #’d sailboat print “Adrift”, H. Coffey artist sgn. print of mermaid & fish, Botanical prints inc. Redoute, J. Buttersworth mod. print “Yachting Race in N.Y. Hrb.”, W. Nutting print & botanicals, Sailboat print, G. Mobley sgn. bird conserva. stamp print set, Print of old man & girl w/thorn, 2001 framed Owls Head poster “Woodies In Maine”.

STERLING: 9” shell form candy dish w/scroll handle, Brandy warmer w/ebony handle, 8” Royal Danish bowl & Wallace creamer, Ster. flatware etc., 25 ster. souvenir spoons inc.:(Salem witch, Indian in canoe,Lighthouse,Gold mining etc.), 12 pc. lot w/cobalt shell foot master salt/spoons etc., Serv. pcs., Lot w/compotes/c. & sugar/candle sticks), Fancy grape shears, 6 ster. handle serv. pcs., Tea bag holder, C/sticks, S/pepper & vase, Lot w/compote/cr.&sugar/coasters etc., Lot w/vanity set/trumpet vase etc., 22 pc. lot inc. bright cut ladle/12 teas. etc., Lot w/cigarette box/napkin rings etc., Lot w/bread plates/porringer/nap. rings etc., Candlesticks w/etched shades, Ster. top Candlewick jar, Lot w/ster. & coin silver & more.

S.P.: 54 pc. flatware set in mahg. case, Pr. candelabras, Lot 4/8 & 9 various figural napkin rings, Ladle, Serv. pcs. & baby mug, Teapots etc., Baskets & Compotes, Hunt cup etc.

JEWELRY: Gold: Fine 14k dia. tennis brac., Ant. 10k slide chain w/dia. eye snake, 14k sapp. & dia. ring, 14k smoky qrtz. ring, 10k 3 ct. topaz ring w/dias., 10k ruby cross, 10k ruby & dias. cocktail ring, 10k bangle w/9 dias., 14k fancy link brac., 14k pearl ring w/12 dias., Heavy bright cut 14k link brac., 14k ameth. ring, 14k sapp. ring w/2 dias., 14k bangle, 14k child’s sapp. brac., 14k filigree ring w/synth. ruby, 4 10k pcs. w/dia. neck. & pin etc., 18k chain brac., 14k lot w/rings & pend., 14k braided band etc., 10k thimble & fish pend., 10k dia. link brac., 10k bead & malachite neck., 10k U.S.N. ring, 14k band w/6 dias., 14k choice cameo pend. w/lady w/real dia. neck., 2 14k cameos w/ladies inc. pin & pend., 14k 10ct. Mystic topaz ring, 10k emerald ring w/4 dias., 10k 21 dia. cocktail ring, 10k bangle w/9 dias., 14k onyx & dia. ring, 14k ring w/7 dias., Other gold rings w/stones, 10k Vic. ring of lady etc. SILVER: Brac. w/tiger eye & ameth. etc., Neck. w/bone lady’s face w/gen. ameth. & garnets, Fancy ameth. 6 stone brac., Garnet & marcasite flower brooch, Neck. w/2 butterscotch amber pcs., 3 heart necklaces & earrings, Lg. ameth. ring, Malachite brac./3 rings & 3 pr. earrings, Hd. made dragon pin/pendant, Ind. turq. jewelry inc. nugget neck./rings & earrings & 2 man’s bracs. w/turq. nuggets, Ameth. brac., Lot w/garnet/marcasite ring, Turq. & coral Indian ring w/birds, Peridot neck. w/ster. pend. w/shell & stones, Siam Peacock brooch etc., Marcasite frog pin w/emerald eye, Bangle bracs., Ruby & emerald rings, Ornate onyx ring, Lot w/sand $ & heart pends. etc. & other nice lots, Spider & cat pins, 9 rings & much more. OTHER JEWELRY: Shell cameo pin/pend. of lady under tree, Collec. of cut gemstones inc. garnet/ameth./bl. topaz etc., Tahitian pearl neck., Garnet & rose qrtz. neck., Turq. & peridot nugg. neck., Belly dancers belt w/97 pend. coins & a headdress, Pearl necks./bracs. & earrings, Costume jewelry lots, Stone & coral necks., Ameth. & rock crystal neck., 25 coins Turkish neck., Millefiori beads, Ameth. & pearl neck., Funky costume jewelry some sgn. Lalo. WATCHES: Ant. engrav. key wind silv. pocket watch by Thomas Russell, Ant. Illinois scenic engrav. h.c. pocket watch & o.f. 17 j. pock., Xavier man’s wrist watch, Floral engrav. coin h.c. Hampden pock. & more.

COINS: 27.05 face 90% Walk. Lib. & Franklin ½’s etc. & other lots, Morgan $’s:(32 choice gem/a.u./x.f. etc., Lots of 13/10/20/6, Morgan & Peace mixed lots, 1884 ms-63), Peace $’s (Lot of 20 inc. b.u./a.u./x.f. etc., Lot of 12 & more), Proof .999 silv. 1 lb. $1,000 silv. cert. bar, 26 St. quarter mint sets inc. Gold Ed. etc., 20 90% silv. ½$’s inc. Walk. Lib. etc., 18 “Am. Prospector” Engelhard 1 t.o. .999 silv. rds., 11 Eisenhower proof dollars, Album of 1st day covers w/24k plated stamps, U.S. & foreign coins/currency, Silv. eagle, Lot w/5 pc. Morgan $ tribute set & proof sets etc., 16.50 90%, 3 dimes 1841-O, 3 1936-S ms60 Buff. nickels, 1828 & ’34 Capp. Bust ½’s, Lot w/Lib. coins/Columbian Expo. ½$ etc., Approx. 310 Wheat cents, 4 Wash. 90% $1/2’s, Lot w/148 Ind. Head cents/45 steel cents etc., Boxed proof silv. coins inc. WWII 50th Ann./Korean War Mem.etc.,15 pc. paper inc. Confed. $20/frac. currency etc., 39 pc. type coin lot inc. 1829 ½ ¢ etc., Lot w/Barber & Walk. Lib. ½’s etc., 8 proof sets, Mint Premier silv. proof sets, Lot w/8 ½ dimes inc. 1857 error, 169 foreign coins/curr., Estate lots of 180 & 240 foreign coins, 3 Shield nickels, 31 40% Kenn. $1/2’s, Canadian, 18 pcs. curr. inc. silv. certs., 32 1908 & ’10 Germ. 100 marks, Civil war token & more. STAMPS: Estate collec. w/1st. day covers, U.S. & foreign, Sheet Star Wars stamps etc.

RUGS: Herez: (7’9x10’1, 4’x6’2, 9’x12’6), Sarouk 8’11x11’6, Persian tribal 7’10x11’3, 6’10x9’10, 5’3x7’2, 3’9x5’10, N.W. design 3’10x12’3, 2’5x6’1, 5’2x6’11. OTHER RUGS: Karastan 8’6x10’6, Winchester adv. felt rug.

MOD. FURNISHINGS: Pine lift top 2 dwr. blanket chest w/bootjack ends, Paint dec. serpentine front sm. cabinet, 4 Windsor Cohasset chrs., 2 high deck chrs., 3 dwr. sofa tbl., Maple Canadian glider, 6 maple bow-back chrs., Oak stool, Sm. 4 dwr. bureau, 5 dwr. chest, 2 elec. space heaters.

MUSICAL: Ant. oak tbl. top cylinder phonograph, Ant. stenc. hand crank “Home Music Box”w/3 extra rolls, Alpha I 8 string mandolin, Anchor audio pa system w/tripod & microphone, Zither, Ant. Leedy snare drum, 1930’s Valco “Symphony” guitar w/sunburst fin., Labeled Antonius Stradivaris Germ. violin, “Franciscan C-108” guitar.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: “Sammy” 25¢ slot mach.(working), “Imp” ball gum 1¢ vending mach., Sgn. Dwight D. Eisenhower Postmaster appoint. cert., 20” wooden carv. & polychromed N.W. Coast style totem pole, l lb. emerald green fluorite crystal sphere w/base, 20” sculp. “Swan Song” by Klara Sever, 30” h. wr. iron fold. garden armillary, 5’ wooden reeded column, Stocks: (1886 bond “Newport News/Miss. Vall.Co.” w/20 div. coupons & 4 1880 N.Y. & Calaveras Gold Mining Co., 5 100 share1907 “Consol. Steam Ship Lines”, 2 1891 “Miner Boy Mining Co.”, 1863 $100 Confed. bond w/8 $4 attach., etc.), 6 beer adv. mirrors inc. Bud & Guinness etc., 3 mother of pearl obelisks, Bird houses, Brass telescope w/tripod, Marble edge shelf w/iron brackets, Two “Mosquito Magnet” machs. w/propane tanks, Korean copper/iron barbecue w/rotisserie, Comm. hot dog steamer, Sentry safe, Cabelas new fold chrs. w/storage.

LAMPS: Ant. Orient. mixed metal vase w/bird & florals, Pr. ant. marble base girandoles, Mid. cent. triple branch floral lamp, 6 glass lamps inc. star & shield design 1870, Brass beehive push-up candlesticks, Metal floral lamp, 2 cut crystal decanter lamps etc.

CLOCKS: Bigelow & Kennard brass crystal regulator w/porc. dial, Mahg. pawfoot shelf clock w/rev. ptg. of roses, Ant. oak Ingraham gingerbread clock, Oak regulator wall clock, Mini. Sessions banjo clock, French carriage clock, Mahg. Waterbury steeple clock.

BOOKS: “Campfire & Battlefield” Civil War book by R. Johnson, 1869 “Practical Phrenologist” by O.S. Fowler & a contemp. porc. mapped head, 9 bxs. ant. ref./cooking/art etc., 10 issues “Sports Illus” inc. 1st Aug. 16 1954 etc.

TOOLS: Brass bound d.t. tool box w/sliding compartments, Fine brass/wood early bit brace made for T. Tilliston, Collec. rules inc. brass bound Stanley no. 13 ½ & #36 etc., 6’ step ladder.

WEAPONS: Guns (many w/ammo. etc.), R.F. Sedgley (Springfield Armory), Deluxe mod. 1903 bolt action rifle, cal. 30.06 marked "R.F. Sedgley Inc. Phila. PA USA" w/highly engraved blued barrel & Kleine-Dialyt scope etc., Winch. mod. 1894 lever act. carbine, Ithaca mod. 100 by SKB 20 ga. shotgun, Kofs cavalry sx over & under 410 ga. shotgun, Beretta Px4 storm 9mm semi-auto pistol, Walther mod. PP “Manurhin”7.65m.m. semi auto. pistol, Ruger “American” 223 cal. b.a. rifle w/scope, Nagant mod. 1895 7.62 mm 7 shot revolver, Rock River Oper. LAR-15 5.56m.m. semi-auto. rifle, Thompson Arms WR-55 “Classic” semi-auto. rifle, CZ mod. 527 Am. 204 Ruger b.a. rifle, Bond Arms “Snake Slayer IV” over/under pistol 45 cal. or 410 ga., Zastava Serbia mod. m85 22 hornet b.a. rifle, Glock mod. 43 9mm semi auto. pistol, Springfield Armory M1 Garand 30 cal., Ruger Ranch 223 cal., Walther mod. pk380 semi auto. 380cal. pistol, Enfield no.2 “Tanker’s 38” cal. revolver, Walther mod. ppk/s 22 cal. semi auto. pistol, Conn. Valley Arms 50 cal. muzz. load. rifle, Glock mod. 42 380 cal. semi auto. pistol, Winch. mod. 94 carbine, Grendel p30 22 magnum semi. auto pistol, Zastara Serbia mod. CZ99 b.a. rifle, Glock mod.22 40 cal. pistol, Mosin Nagant mod. 1891/30 b.a. rifle, Bauer auto. 25 cal. semi auto. pistol, Mosin Nagant mod. 1891/30 b.a. rifles, M.A.B. mod. C 7.65 m.m. semi auto. pistol, Makarov mod. KP281480 9m.m. semi auto. pistol, Swedish Mauser M96 b.a. rifle, Winchester mod. 1400 semi auto. shotgun, Schmidt-Rubin mod. 1931 7.5x55m.m. rifle, Thompson “Encore” 7mm-08 pistol, Chinese SKS type 56 7.62x39mm rifle, Rem. mod. 1903 30-06 bolt act. rifle, Taurus mod. 941 22 mag. revolver, Winch. mod. 370 28 ga. shotgun, Mossberg mod. 183K 410 ga. b.a. shotgun, Cz mod. VZOr70 semi auto. pistol, H&R mod.950 22 cal. revolver & mod. 58 20 ga. shotgun, Winch. mod.1300 12ga. shotgun, Marlin Glenfield mod.75 22 cal. rifle, Mossberg mod. 185D 20 ga. b.a. shotgun, 10 ga. trap door percuss. shotgun, Daisy Powerline 717 pellet pistol & more. Other: WWII brass telescope.

NAUTICAL: Ant. sea chest w/rope beckets, Swift ships clock w/thermometer, 22” working pond model sailboat, Bronze w/birds on anchor & a ship’s light, Salem 8 day ships clock, Pr. wooden oars & life ring, Pr. 12” glass fish floats, Framed chart “Ipswich Bay to Gloucester Hrb.”, Iron “Mermaid” sign, Brass propeller, Whales tail iron hook coat rack, 27” compass rose metal wall dec., 8 ant. photos inc.: (“Steamers of the East. Steamboat Co.”, Capt. Kimball~Bath Me., Schooner “Sarah C. Ropes” etc.), Storage box w/ptd. sailboats/lighthouse etc., Seashells inc. giant conch.

CHILDREN’S: Vint. doll’s furn. inc. Salmon paint dec. cradle/Blanket box/Cradle/Rockers etc., 3 ant. snow sleds, Games, Toys, Puzzles etc.

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.


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

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