OUTSTANDING MAINE ESTATES AUCTION

Our Annual Summer Sale

Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.

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


Preview Sat., August 31, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. & morning of sale 8:00 to 9:45 a.m.


Auctioneer’s note: Each year we save some of the finest & most interesting rarities for this special auction. Items drawn from private homes & estates throughout Maine & New Eng. inc. over 500 fresh to the market estate items, together with selected additions. Hope to see you there! Sale to inc.:

EARLY FURNITURE: 18th c. blue ptd. corner cupboard 54” wide, Shoe foot red ptd. open top pewter cupboard w/raised panel doors 48” w x 83” h., Pine country farm tbl. w/2 board top 38” w x 60” d., Blue ptd. open top step-back country corner cupboard, 3 pcs. ant. fancy French gilt settee/armchr. & onyx top stand, Fine mahg. Sheraton 7 dwr. chest w/turned legs 44”w., Lg. bl. ptd. country step-back cupboard w/paneled doors 54” w., Country pine 2 door cupboard 43” w., 18th c. mahg. Q. Anne mirror w/brass candle sconces, Hepplewhite pine slant lid d/t desk on frame w/dwrs. & pigeon holes 33” w., Diminutive string inlaid cherry Hepplewhite d/l pembroke tapered leg tbl., Ant. mahg. Sheraton cookie cornered 4 dwr. bowfront refinished turned leg bureau w/rope columns & original brass, Mahg. Sheraton 2 pc. blind door broken arch top secretary w/original pulls, Pine lift top 2 dwr. blanket chest w/bootjack ends, Country pine dbl. door pierced tin pie cupboard w/dwr., Choice Sheraton mahg. cookie corner 2 dwr. stsand w/rope legs, Mahg. 5 dwr. transitional 2 over 3 dwr. bureau, Maine putty roll brown grain ptd. pine d/t Bride’s box 28” w., Child’s grain ptd. lift top blanket chest w/turned legs 24” w., Sack back Windsor armchr., Me. mustard ptd. w/red top d/t blanket box, Sheraton blk. ptd. highchr. w/rush seat, Ant. Maine bride’s box in orig. blue paint, Pine 6 board bootjack end blanket chest, Fine Hepplewhite diminutive mahg. 2 dwr. stand, Mahg. & birdseye maple Sheraton 2 dwr. d/l stand, Me. red ptd. d/t blanket box, Birdseye maple d/t bride’s box, 18th c. blue ptd. bucket bench w/bootjack ends, Mahg. carv. Federal looking glass w/acorn finials, Ogee Empire mirrors.

VICTORIAN FURN.: Renaissance Revival turtle top walnut & burl ornately carv. center tbl. w/inlaid bird & flowers, Fine Vic. golden oak fancy carv. side by side, Lg. golden oak curv. glass china cab., Refin. oak 5 dwr. narrow bureau 21” w., Vic. walnut spool cab. on bracket base, 2 Bar Hrb. wicker rockers, 3 tier twisted wire plant stand, Sideboard w/porcelain knobs/2 dwrs. over dbl. doors & turned legs, Vic. carv. oak settee w/storage seat, Ornate onyx marble top plant stand, 2 Bar Hrb. wicker bookcases 48” w. x 50” h., Ottoman w/Persian Kelim rug top.

MISSION: Oak rocker, Oak floor lamp, Contemp. Mission oak drop-leaf tbl.

CUSTOM & VINTAGE ETC.: Hepplewhite inlaid mahg. sideboard w/bell flower & fan inlay 72” w., Pr. of hd. made mahg. pyramid 5 dwr. chests, Custom Chippendale 4 dwr. diminutive tiger maple bracket base bureau, Fine oak custom made 11 dwr. apothecary chest on legs 26” w., Chippendale ball & claw foot ornately carv. custom mahg. tbl., Adirondack child’s armchr. sgn. Old Hickory Chr. Co., Mid century mod. style leather easy chr.

ACCESSORIES: Fine ant. 14” dia. burl bowl, Collec. of ant. gameboards w/paint dec. inc. folk art canvas on board w/points of Me. interest etc., Pr. ant. red/blk. ptd. counter tins in mustard etc., Tiffany Studios bronze & gr. caramel slag glass beaded box, Lots of 3 & 5 solid granite mill wheels 20”-22” dias. & 12”to 14”, Birdseye maple divided carrier, Ant. Carl Zeiss brass microscope, 2 choice antler carv. of 4 bears on rosewood base, Vint. canvas floral ptd. 3 sec. fold. screen 68”x60”, Pr. of 8” ant. style carv. wooden lady’s w/bone heads & arms, 7’set of 36 ant. grad. brass sleigh bells on strap, 29” gold gilt dome top mirror w/floral motifs, Ant. burl bowl w/chip carv. edge &

pinwheel dec. on bottom, Choice 1878 folk art mahg. raised panel inlaid 3 dwr. jewelry box by P.S. Hutchinson-Mass., Sm. ant. iron Enterprise dbl. wheel coffee grinder in red/blk. paint, Tiger maple Chipp. mirror, Ant. spice cab. w/9 bl./wh. porc. spice jars, Blue ptd. firkin & oval wooden chopping bowl, Ant. red ptd. piggin, 4 vint. ptd. iron dog doorstops, Ant. dome top burlwood tea caddy w/ornate brass decs., Art Nouv. blue slag glass bookrack w/a slag glass lamp, Me. mustard/brown sponge dec. doc. box, Vic. raised panel ¼ sawn oak dbl. door writing/jewelry cab. w/4 dwr. interior, Walter Baker Co. Educa. Exhibition box w/cocoa & chocolate display etc., Scandinavian Bride’s box & pine wall candle box, Lg. ant. wooden trencher, Ant. writing set w/agate letter opener etc., Lg. ant. melon basket w/twig handle, Ornate fire tool holder w/lions/coat of arms & candle holder top w/5 tools, Ant. brass push-up c/sticks, Shaker horsehair sieve & bootjack end stool, Faux amber carv. skull on rosewood base, 14” carv. fig. of Christ, Rooster & hen wooden ptd. carvs. 31” & 24” h., Ant. bone page turner, 2 ant. Russian hd. ptd. lacq. boxes w/genre scenes, Fine ant. never used pure Irish linen embroid. & cutwork banquet tbl. cloth & 12 napkins, Ant. brass Hercules beetle box & inkstand w/faces & dolphin, Brass seahorse doorstops & devil, Lot of estate linens inc. cutwork tbl. cloth/napkins/Damask etc., 7 ant. Indian clubs, Me. folk art carv./ptd. dog statues, “Torii Tokyo” vint. beaded flower box purse, 3 pcs. inc.: iron scale/wooden cased coffee grinder & rare l qrt. glass crank butter churn, 2 iron ½ moon dolphin door grates, Mini. basket backpack, 18 dwr. mahg. spice chest, Folk art Me. whirlygig of man in boat, 3 canes inc. bone carv. fish w/snake & Buddha etc., Samplers inc. Family record of Andrew Goodell & Martha Haschall & their children to 1824, 1832 School girl sampler from Pelham Mass. by Sarah Ann Drapers w/instructress Olivia Cook.

GLASS & CHINA: 43 pcs. Moser Lobmeyr-Rococo Austrian enam. dec. crystal stemware/finger bowls etc. dec. w/ladies & gents etc., Lg. ant. Dutch tin glaze Delft Faience polychromed oval wall plaq. w/windmill & figs. 23”x19”, Rare sgn. Galle overlay cabinet vase, 10 Majolica pitchers inc. 2 w/birds nests etc., Steuben “Jade Green” urn w/clam broth & a 9 ½” vase, 40 pcs. ant. Mulberry china, Lot w/Peachblow vase/Amberina/S.P. pickle caster etc., 7 pcs. Majolica inc. bread trays etc., Lg. Edgecomb Pott. deep purple 12” vase, 12 Meissen hd. ptd. plates w/courting couples, Wedgwood tobacco jar, Bristol portrait vases, Royal Worcester ewer etc., 12 Flow blue plates/platters etc., Rosenthal porc. fig. of Ballerina 8 ½” h., 3 contemp. blown art glass vases sgn. Chatham Glass Co. etc., 12 Minton wh./gold plates w/Tiffany pads, 12 Tiffany Royal Crown Derby white fine china dinner plates, 12 Dresden Germ. hd. ptd. dessert plates w/couples, 18th c. blown flip glass, Royal Worcester porc. vase w/Satyr head, 10 Minton floral 9” plates, Waterford crystal decanter, Lg. Murano art glass bowl, Edward’s ironstone tureen, Ant. glass lattice work paperweight, Cathedral pickle bottle & more. STEINS: 4 ant. Mettlach Germ. steins inc. #1786/2391/2599/2828.

POTTERY & STONEWARE: Lg. 14” dia. Roseville “Vista” jardinière, Bl. dec. 4 gal. crock, 15 pcs. Quimper, Lg. Art Deco pot 16” dia., 8 ant. Bennington/Rockingham bowls/pitchers & Tobies, 5 banded yellow ware bowls 8” to 12”, 4 gal. stoneware jug w/bl. floral dec., 2 blue dec. jugs, 4 gal. blue dec. crock.

PAINTINGS: Sgn. Charles Dana Gibson o/c “Matinicus Island Harbor” w/history 31”x26”, Austin Wooster ant. o/c still life 17 ½”x29 ½”, Otto Wyler o/c seascape w/rainbow 29”x23”, O/b of country shore rd. 10”x5 ½” & O/b Breakwater Light/Port. Hrb. Me. 13 ½”x8”, George M. Hathaway ptgs. inc.: (O/b Portland Head w/schooner 10”x5 ½”, W/c of lighthouse on cliff w/sailboats 7 ½”x4”, W/c of rocky Me. coast 13”x9 ½”, W/c of lighthouse on cliff w/boat & crashing surf 7”x 3 ½”), Milton H. Lowell o/c impress. of house & barn 23 ½”x15 ½”, Pr. ant. George Wainwright Harvey w/c seascapes, James Emery Green o/b of red barn 23 ½”x19 ½”, Collec. of ptgs. by Vernon George Broe (1930-2011) inc.: (O/b “Racing Sailboats” 20”x16”, “Little Lady” 34 ½”x 23”, Children playing at beach 13 ½”x 10 ½”, Green hull cat boat 18”x12”, Sailboat “Over Cast” 13 ½”x 10 ½”, Child on shore watching sailboats 13 ½”x 10 ½”, Sailboats at dock 9 ½”x 7 ½”, Girls picking flowers 13 ½”x10 ½”, Picnic at lake 9 ½”x 7 ½”, Harbor sail 9 ½”x 7 ½”, Two sailboats 9 ½”x7 ½”, Duck leaving marsh 9 ½”x7 ½”, “Beach & Sailboats” 9 ½”x7 ½”), Carrie Eastman Richardson o/c of women in country kitchen cooking 29 ½”x 20 ½”, John Swan o/b of flying geese 21 ½”x 13 ½”, Jennifer Bowen lg. o/c “A Young Animus” 46”x42”, Keith Oehmig o/b “Winter Reid St. Park”, 2 Earle G. Barlow ship o/c’s inc. schooner “Louise Howard” 22”x15” & 3 masted schooner 22”x13”, Early dbl. sided Illuminated hd. ptd. musical manuscript on vellum, Holly Marie Haining o/b folk art ptg. of sheep & farmhouse, Halle Johnson o/b impress. “Rhymes” 48”x32”, Bayard Henry Taylor o/c “A Day in June” 29”x24”, 3 ant. mini. portraits etc., W/c by Phil Austin “Back Cove New Harbor, Me.” 29”x 21 ¼”, Robert A. Courjon of Me. salt farm w/cows 22”x10”, Ant. o/wood panel Icon of Madonna & child w/worshippers 6”x8 ½”, Sgn. Vic. pastel of fish, Marion H. Miller o/c “Mexican Market”, O/b fruit, Ant. o/c of woman/boy/dog 10”x 12”, 2 vint. o/b ptgs. of Gloucester Hrb. w/boats at docks 23 ½”x 19 ¾” etc. Miniature ptg. of queen in ornate giltwood frame, Brad McFadden o/c of fish weathervane, 2 Bill Paxton marine w/c ptgs., O/c lake w/people in boat, O/b young man w/quill, Mini. o/b of sailboat, O/b of dock & boats, Ant. o/b of cows at lake, Impress. of stone chimney house & more.

PRINTS: Orig. Henri Toulouse-Lautrec “Divan Japonais” litho. poster 31 ½”x24 ½”, Lg. J.J. Audubon “American Crow” by J. Bien N.Y. 1860, 3 sgn. John A. Nobel marine prints inc. “Hard:Lee” & “Downtown Trilogy #3” etc., 2 lmtd. ed. duck prints inc. Lawrence Snyder goose & Arthur R. Nevin “Golden Eye”, Maurice Day “Smokey Hill Golf Club”, Lg. chromo. battle “Balaclada Oct. 25 1854”, Herrings Fox hunt litho., Orient. sgn. print on silk.

STERLING SILVER ETC.: 2 flatware sets 206 pcs., 126 pc. flatware set, Mid.Cent. Danish wine ewer designed by Soren Sass for A. Michelsen, 8 pc. lot w/Tiffany bowl & leaf dish/Gorham repousse teapot & water pitcher etc., 73 pc. Gorham flatware “Lyrics”, 64 pc. flatware set “Rose Ballet” 1962 by Internat’l., 9 pcs. inc.: sugar basket/Tiffany creamer/lg. bowl/porringer etc., 4 pc. .835 silv. teaset, 47 pcs. inc.: ladles/serv. pcs./bowl/mug/Tiffany knife etc., 10 pcs. inc.: 3 pc. teaset/Tiffany shell pc./repousse dish etc., 12 goblets by S. Kirk etc., Center bowl & under plate w/flower frog, 48 pc. flatware by Gorham “Buttercup”, 14 pc. lot w/rd. Tiffany box/jewelry casket/travel clock/hd. mirrors/change purse etc., Lot w/Bigelow & Kennard teapot/porringer etc., 26 pcs. S. Kirk repousse coasters & butter pats, 3 pc. Gorham teaset, 9 Wallace bread plates & others, 4 pcs. inc. .800 silv. loving cup/fancy claret jug with lion mask spout/Eng. muffineer etc., 5 bowls & plates inc. Towle “Seville” etc., 37 pcs. flatware inc. fig. tongs of man/lg. Kirk shell bowl serv. spoon/G. Jensen server etc., Repousse Reed & Barton “Francis I” bowl w/Maine State seal, Gorham compote & Wallace bowl, 9 lg. serv. pcs. inc. “Les Six Fleurs” serv. spoons/”Buttercup” salad fork & spoon etc., 15 pcs. inc. candelabras & candlesticks/compote/serv. pcs. etc., 9 baby cups inc. Towle etc., 3 pc. assem. Gorham teaset, Eng. ster. front lift top letter box, 9 ant./vint. picture frames & others, 9 ¼” x 12 ¼” down, 5 pcs. inc. Tiffany frame/sectional sewing box etc., 5 pcs. inc. compotes & c/sticks, 19 pcs. inc. Marthinsen sm. ladle/Gorham ladle etc., 11 pcs. inc. Vic. card case/cordials etc., 2 S. Kirk repousse compotes/pr. Gorham candelabras, Ornate dresser box & jars w/cherubs, Towle c/sticks w/etched hurricane shades, 24 pcs. Danish silv. inc. Georg Jensen & Thomas Marthinsen enam. spoons etc., Lg. spoon w/engrav. ship, Mid Cent. mod. salad fork & spoon sgn. J.F.K. & more. S.PLATED; Fancy pr. of Eng. Sheffield 3 branch candelabras, Gorham. 6 pc. ornate coffee & tea service, Fancy 18th c. design candlesticks, Water pitcher/serv. trays etc., Teaset.

JEWELRY: GOLD ETC.: Ring 2.72 ct. dia. w/2 blue sapphires 1.30 cts. in 18k gold, Dia. ring w/center l.05 ct. dia. & side dias. set in platinum, Superb 20 ct. bl. sapphire & platinum brac., 3 bands inc. / 18k w/channel set dias./14k w/dias. & sapphires etc., Egyptian Revival ant. fringe neck. w/ameth./lapis/carnelian & chrysoprase mkd. K12, Pr. of plat. & dia. wedding bands ea. w/1/2ct. of dias., Vint. l.5 ct. t.w. dia. ring in 14k, 2 14k necks. w/grad. hearts etc., Pr. channel set dia. earrings l ct. t.w. in 14k, Gent’s 14k 3 dia. ring in 14k, Princess cut dia. ring .72 ct. in 14k, Channel set 10 dia. ring in 14k, 3 dia. ring .80 ct. t.w. in 14k, 14k bangle brac. w/dia., 4 estate pcs. inc. 18k Islamic book pend./14k bl. topaz & pearl pin etc., Fine ruby/emerald/sapphire Italian hat & flower brooch, Dia. & sapp. ant. filigree ring, 14k multi dia. & pearl ring, 5 pcs. 14k inc. aqua & dia. ring/locket & chain/thimble etc., Egyptian Revival ant. 18k gold enam. brooch w/rose cut dias., Pr. ½ ct. t.w.dia. stud earrings, 7 pc. estate lot inc. 14k sapp. & citrine pin/bonnet pend. w/pearls & turq./emerald & pearl earrings etc., 14k evening neck. w/93 4 m.m. pearls, Bl. tanzanite paved dia. 18k ring, 14k garnet bangle brac., 14k 3 dia. neck., 65 ct. ameth. 6 stone brac., Vint. 14k opal cocktail ring, Dia. cocktail ring, Man’s channel set band w/8 dias. in 14k, 14k charm brac. w/5 charms inc.: piano/slipper w/gems etc., Art Nouv. dia. & pearl 14k cameo pend., Lg. 14k ant. shell cameo ring w/lady, Vic. 10k ameth. ring & pearls, 13 ct. ameth. ring in 14k, 14k gold hand crafted ring w/turquoise, Pearl neck. & earrs. in 14k, 8 pc. Vic. lot inc. 14k jet mourning pins etc., 3 pcs. 14k inc. Vic. hair mourning brac./18k opal ring etc. STERLING JEWELRY: Exquisite tourmaline/bl. topaz/gr. peridot brac., Choice multi color tourmaline evening neck. w/53 nat. stones, 5 ct. bl. topaz cuff brac. w/9 stones, Lg. 115 ct. Caribbean blue Larimar oval pend. & Lg. heart one, Lg. gemstone pend. w/chrysocolla/citrine/bl. topaz & peridot, 10 vint. ster. bangles, Lg. gr. malachite/ameth. & rainbow moonstone pend., 14.4 ct. opals cuff brac., Am. S.W. turq. & coral Ind. cuff brac., Fine lg. jasper/citrine/peridot & garnet pend., Jose Luis Taxco lg. floral engrav. belt buckle w/tooled belt, 4 pcs. inc.: Navaho turq. pin or pend./heavy Mex. brac. sgn. Plata etc., 45 ct. ameth. pend., Vint. jade & ster. repousee cuff brac., Ruby & pearl plique a jour dragonfly brooch, Navaho shadow box cuff brac. w/waves, 68 ct. Orient. jade carv. owl pend., Moldavite & meteorite pend. w/topaz & pearl, Heavy 5 tr. oz/ ster. woven design pearl neck., 35 ct. lemon qrtz. pend., Pliq. A Jour dbl. bird brooch w/ruby & pearl & other pcs., Sleeping Beauty turq. & ruby qrtz. ring, Jade Buddha pend., .935 Jerusalem cross, 25 ct. citrine neck., 3 ct. opal poison ring, Multi stone tourmaline neck., 13 ct. ameth. ring, 3 stone tourmaline ring, 12 ct. ameth. & bl. topaz neck., 15 ct. citrine ring & more. OTHER JEWELRY: Vintage 22” Baltic Butterscotch & clear amber nugget neck. & a rare lg. pend., Tribal lapis & coral neck., Choice cameo carv. shell night lamp w/danc. maidens, Tourmaline multi color 18” neck. WATCHES: Rolex oyster “Paul Breguette” 15 j. man’s wrist watch, Man’s Swiss Internat’l. lmtd. ed. auto. dia. face wrist watch, 3 ladies 14k wrist watches inc. Bulova Deco w/dias. & sapphires/Deco by Ibex w/blue enam. etc., Platinum & dia. lady’s Swiss Blancpain wrist watch w/14k & dia. band, Fancy floral engrav. 14k multi color gold h.c. pock. Elgin w/dia. center, Ant. 14k bird & floral engrav. h.c. lady’s watch by U.S. Watch, 18k multi dia. Bucherer wrist watch w/16 dias., Ant. 14k o.f. pock. watch, Vint. Rolex 14k wrist watch w/17 jewels, Ant. Elgin convertible pocket watch, Man’s Omega auto. “Sea Master” wrist, Omega man’s auto. “Seamaster Deville” wrist, Ant. lady’s h.c. Elgin engrav. watch w/chain, Lg. ant. Elgin h.c. pock. w/dog head & floral, Vint. wrist watches inc. Mickey Mouse etc., 4 vint. men’s wrist watches inc. Bulova “Oceanographer” etc.

COINS: GOLD: 1992 Am. Eagle 4 coin proof set $50./$25./$10./$5. $20 golds: Two 1928 ms-64 slabbed St. Gaudens, 1899 Lib. Head a.u. $5 golds: Two 1987 Constitution coin sets w/$5 gold & silv. $. $3 golds: 1878 Ind. Princess e.f. $2 1/2 golds: 1909 & 1911 Ind. Heads, 1926 “Sesq. of Am. Indep.”. $1 golds: 1856 Ind. Princess v.f., 1857. Other gold coins: Rare 1840 mini. medal “Victoria Regina” married 1840 (poss. given as wedding gifts), 1900 Russian 10 roubles gold. Silver $’s: Lots of 100 & 105 Morgans, 60 unc. Peace inc. 1922, 1876 Trade dollar v.f., Other lots inc. lot w/1878 7/8 tail feathers, Lot 10 Peace & Morgans etc., Lots of 40 & 11 .999 silv. Am. Eagles, 1890-CC & 1891-CC, $200.00 face U.S. Mint sealed dollars 1979-S & ’80-D. $1/2 dollars: 10 comm. ½’s inc. 1918/1922/1923 etc., 120 1963 Ben Franklin halves unc., 71 90% Walk. Lib. & Franklins, 1838 Capped Bust x.f., 1857-O Seat. Lib. e.f., 1834 Capp. Bust. QUARTERS: 1806 good, 153 90% inc. 4 Stand. Lib. & Washingtons. DIMES: 2678 estate dimes inc. Mercury, 312 b.u. Roosevelts etc., 1830 Capped Bust ½ dime. CENTS: 1794 copper lg. cent a.g., Indian Head cent album w/64 coins inc. 3 Fly. Eagles. FOREIGN: 1959 proof 21.6 gold Yoraco Ind. Chief Venezuela comm. coin, 1793 Great Britain Guinea gold coin .917 fine, 173 pc. estate lot inc. early silv. etc., 242 inc. ancient/18th/19th cent. etc. MIXED COINS: Lot 20 type coins inc. 1890-CC & 1842 silv. $’s/comm. ½’s/cents inc. 1834 & 1/2 & 2 cent pcs., 2000 3 coin set inc. $10 platinum & $5 gold, 15 pcs. inc. 1824 half/1917 lg. bill/lg. cents/1/2 dimes etc., $73.50 face quarters & halves inc. Franklin/Barber/Walk. Lib. etc., 58 estate coins & Civil War tokens, 1955 & ’56 proof sets. MEDALS: Tiffany ster. St. Pauls tbl. medal 14.9 tr.ozs., 6 inc. “M. Foch U.S. Visit”/WWI etc., 5 tbl. medals inc. 1902 “Prohibition”/”Winfield Scott” etc., 4 pcs. inc. Germ. Iron crosses etc. PAPER CURRENCY: 18th cent. Colonial framed bills inc. N.J./Mass./Conn./Newport R.I. etc. STAMPS: “Burnett’s Cocoaine Kalliston...” 3 cent encased postage stamp.

ORIENTAL RUGS: Herez 8’8x11’8, Persian floral w/center medallion 7’x10’7, Fine Herez 4’x6’, Oval w/red field 5’8x14’6, Two fine Herez 4’x6’, Sgn. w/blues & reds 5’7x9’3, Red field 5’2x6’6, 4’6x8’5, Caucasian w/ivory border 4’x6’, Beluchistan 3’5x6’4, Persian Kelim 5’3x8’1, Herez 3’x5’, Beluchistan 3’2x5’8, Caucasian 2’9x4’9, 2’8x4’5. Other rugs: Choice Persian design Turkish power loomed w/medallion 5’x8’, Two fine Serapi Turkish loomed Orient. style 8’x10’.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: 2 vint. polychrome ptd. art sculptures made from Hyde Windlass Co., Bath, Me. pattern molds “Cocaine” & “Whiskey” by Robt. Foster 1980 78” high, Ant. cast iron laundry stove by Keeley Stove Co. of Pa. w/9 flat irons, Granite stone sculpture of 4 birds sgn. Royal K 16”, Excelsior terrestrial globe on fancy iron base by Hammett Co., Carv./ptd. dress. mirror w/dolphin & shells etc., Helios sun god carv. & ptd. 38” h., Lg. vint. wooden roulette wheel w/risqué lady center by T. R. Bailey 54” h., Ant. dbl. sided watchmaker’s sign 15 ½”dia. x 25” h., 2 wooden carv. & ptd. ducks 40” h., 3 butterfly & moth displays & bat & insect, Porc. enam. signs, 2 ptd. frog stools.

MUSICAL: Lg. ant. Regina oak case disc. music box w/10 15 ½” discs #14171, Cole Eclipse 1890’s “Man In The Moon” 5 sting banjo w/m.o.p. inlay, Mahg. inlaid 2 door piano roll cab. w/100 player rolls, Vic. golden oak 2 door phonograph stand, Estrada acoustic guitar, Ant. Swiss 6 tune cylinder music box w/inlaid mahg. case.

LAMPS: Pr. wr. iron dbl. branch floor candle stands w/ram’s heads & penny feet, Pr. ornate Gothic brass candelabras w/cherubs & gargoyles etc., 2 ant. brass “The Rochester” store lamps w/milk glass shades, Tiffany style leaded glass tbl. lamp, Quezal sgn. “Lustre Art” art glass metal desk lamp, Ant. caramel slag glass tbl. lamp, Pr. of Jap. Imari tbl. lamps.

CLOCKS: Birge & Fuller mahg. wagon spring dbl. steeple clock, Ant. repeating brass carriage clock by J.E. Caldwell, Gorham sterling dresser clock by Cyma, Henry Capt. Geneve mini. brass travel clock.

BOOKS: 94 choice Franklin Lib. leather & gilt dec. lmtd. ed. collec. books 1970’s-80’s, 40 vint. estate comic books, 2 vols. lg. leather bound “Johnson Dictionary” copy of 1755 set by S. Johnson.

WEAPONS: Guns: Germ. Schuetzen sporting single shot 9.5x4.7 cal. target rifle w/carv. dog head, Walther mod. PPK 9 mm Kurz 380 cal. semi auto. pistol, WWII inlaid Div. U.S. m1 carbine 30 cal. rifle, U.S. 1863 percuss. Civil War musket U.S. Eagle & Norwick, British Enfield b.a. WWII 303 cal. rifle, Walther mod. PPK .765 32cal. semi auto. pistol, Jap. matchlock muzzle loading rifle w/dragon dec. Knives & swords: Congressman John Addison Gurley’s Civil War sword & scabbard by Ames Mfg. Co. Chicopee, Mass.( from descendents, Jap. WWII sword w/scabbard, 2 ant. Knights of Columbus lodge swords, Axe & dagger w/Dam. blades, Hunting knives inc. bone handled etc. Other: Ant. iron gallery duck target.

NAUTICAL: Fine ant. steamship model w/engine 36” long, Chelsea ship’s bell brass clock/barometer, Ant. Waltham 8 day marine ship’s chronometer in brass bound mahg. box, Chelsea Navy ship’s clock, Ant. brass sextant in mahg. case by W.R. Williams /Newport, Ant. pine d/t seachest w/red/wh./blue rope beckets, Vint. mahg. hd. carv. Viking ship figure head polychrome ptd. & gold leafed 26” , 2 ant. boxed brass ship’s compasses, Ant. sextant by Alex. Cairn-Liverpool, Nest 3 fine Nantucket style baskets w/bone scrimmed ships etc. & 3 swing handle ones inc. Scrimmed lighthouse sgn. Jan Finton & 5 ¼” sgn. J. Hall etc., Walker “Knot Master” log & Schick stadimeter, Ant. brass ship’s fog horn by Triton, 10 pc. lot w/sailors hat/port & starboard light/altimeter etc., Choice brass 12” signal cannon on teak frame, Chelsea U.S. Navy “Mark I” deck ship’s clock, 36” mahg. & brass ship’s wheel, 2 lg. ant. green glass 12” fishing floats w/rope nets, 3 lots of 7 vint. pot buoys.

CHILDREN’S: Ant. sgn. Kamkins molded cloth 18” boy doll, “Uncle Wiggily” framed gameboard, W. Germ. 12 ½” Steiff mohair Teddy bear, 16 ant. marbles inc. swirl & lg. onion skin.

ROCKS & GEMS: Outstanding 16 lb. polished malachite specimen, Pre Historic rare giant Megalodon stone fossil 5” sharks tooth, Me. watermelon tourmaline crystals in quartz, Lg. fluorite sphere, Cut & polished 3 ½” dia. malachite sphere, Gr. jade carv. of bear & cub w/fish on qrtz. crystal base, Ameth. crystal geode, Cactus ameth. specimen w/crystals on crystals 7” long, Lg. cathedral geode w/ameth./clear qrtz./calcite 16” h., Lg. fossil stone center bowl w/ammonite & fossil squid 18” L., 9 carv. animals inc.: malachite turtle & frog/rose qrtz. bear/ameth. & lapis cats etc., Carv. banded fluorite carv. eagle, Lg. banded onyx garden pc. w/nat. top w/thousands of tiny druzy crystals 120 lbs., Gr. tourmaline crystal in qrtz. cabinet specimen 6” L., Petrified wood polished top log, Pyrite carv. skull w/crystals throughout, Carv. marble bear w/jade fish, Fine pyrite cab. specimen w/cubic crystal 7” L., Fossil ammonite bookends etc., Lg. pk. tourmaline crystal in qrtz. specimen, Orient. jade & gemstone carv. pot flowers, Carv. malachite elephant, Rare blue Larimar cab. specimen, Ameth. 5” geode, Qrtz. cross.

INDIAN: Fine Zia Pueblo pott. bowl w/flowers “Fire Cloud” marks, Sgn. Santa Clara blk. on blk. pottery vase by Nicolasa w/water serpent, Me. blue & salmon dec. Ind. basket, Inuit vint. figural stone carv. 7 ½” h., Ant. Me. carv. & ptd. war club w/Indian head etc.

DECOYS: Important ant. Me. lg. swan decoy 26”x18”, 3 vint. carv. & ptd. fish decoys inc. 13 ½” pickerel & two 9” trout, 5 vint. carv./ptd. fish decoys, Harry V. Shourds II carv. Great Blue Herring, 3 vint. Clem Barter decoys inc. pr. of oversized Golden Eyes etc., 4 Harry Jobes preening inc. pintail/Widgeon etc., Merganser sgn. C.A. J. /E. Boothbay etc., Pr. Maine inset head “Golden Eye” drakes, 4 shore birds inc. Curlew, Pr. 18” swans etc., Carv. seagull sgn. Del Higgins/Me. & bird sgn. G.J. McFarland/S. Bristol.

BRONZES: Tiffany & Co. ant. bronze by Evgeni Alex Androvich (Eugene) Lanceray-Russian-of archer & horse 6 ½” x6” sgn. E. Nahcepe etc., 2 horses sgn. Bayre 1886 & boy sgn. “Stump 1969”, 4 pcs. inc. bronze of intertwined couple sgn. J. Buchs & bronze seahorse etc.

PHOTOS: 35 pc. photo lot of dags. & ambros etc. w/cases etc. inc. dag. of lady holding dag./3 sisters dag. etc., 96 ant. photos w/rare views of Round Pond/Boothbay Medicinal Spring Waters/granite quarry & lumber mill/Rock of Pemaquid/soldier etc., Union gutta purcha case of boy w/rabbit, 9 dags./tintypes/gutta purcha cases of John M. Sherwood family N.Y.

WEATHERVANES: Scarce gamecock ant. copper weathervane on unique copper base 23” L. x 41” h., Ant. gilt copper running horse weathervane circa. 1890, Ant. zinc running horse weathervane w/lightning rod, Superb lg. ant. eagle gilt copper weathervane wingspan 32”, 3 pcs. inc. cow/horse/rooster on arrow, Metal &iron peacock.

PRE COLUMBIAN: Jalisco 11” pott. kneeling female fig. (circa. 100 B.C.-250 A.D.), Vase w/effigy head 7 ½” h.

ORIENTALIA: Porc. & china: Pr. 5’ 19th c. bl./wh. Jap. Imari export porc. temple vases w/applied lacq. dec., Pr. ant. Persian Palace vases in bl./wh. & turq. background, 4’8” h., 6 Peking glass 18th & 19th c. glass bowls inc. 9” sgn. amethyst/ruby with birds/sapphire blue etc., Two ant. Canton bl.& wh. cov. soup tureens w/boars head handles & l with under platter, Ant. Jap. bl./wh. Imari porc. bowl w/children playing 9 ½” dia., Bl./wh. export 8 ½” porc. vase w/man fishing. Orient. prints: 7 Jap. woodblock prints inc. Mount Fuji “The Great Wave” etc. Other Orient.: Ant. 35” cloisonné vase w/birds & flowers, 125 lb. vintage Oriental jade carved Buddha on fitted wooden base 14”high x 16” wide, Superb Asian clear qrtz. crystal carv. of seated Buddha, 15” h. sgn. Bronze of Orient. goddess, 10” carv. bone India deity playing flute on lotus, Buddha vint. wood carv. Orient. furn.: 2 mahg. Chinese style curved top stools.


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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, 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

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