ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION
Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.
At Foster’s Auction Gallery, 811 U.S. Rt. 1, Newcastle, Me.
Preview Fri., Dec. 6, 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: Newcastle, Breman, Raymond and Boothbay Hrb., Me., together with selected additions. Hope to see you there!
EARLY FURN.: Mahg. Sheraton diminutive 2 pc. secretary w/rope columns, 18th c. Q. Anne pie crust top candle stand w/carv. knees, Rosewood fancy saber leg side chr. w/brass inlays, 18th c. mahg. Hepplewhite armchr. w/uph. seat, Pr. Sheraton caned back armchrs., Nursing rocker, Arrow back chrs.
VICTORIAN FURN. ETC.: Choice Vic. pine paint dec. 4 pc. bedroom set w/ptd. waterfall scene etc., Vint. Vic. style 6 dwr. oak tall chest w/paw feet & a 3 dwr. chest w/faux marble top, Standing quilt rack, Ball/claw foot organ stool, Lg. dome top mirror w/gold leaf, 4 sm. walnut mirrors, Walnut fan cut out back chr., Sm. stand, 3 Vic. fold. rockers.
CUSTOM, VINT., MID CENT. ETC.: Mahg. dbl. glass door curio cab. w/mirrored back/tapered legs and light, Mahg. comb-back Windsor knuckle armchr., Mahg. inlaid Hepp. uph. armchr., 54” hall tbl., Nest 3 vint. French style paint dec. stands, 4 Chipp. fancy dining chrs. w/ball & claw feet, 4 dwr. Orient. paint dec. oxbow bureau w/Orient. people & scenes, Mahg. spinet desk & chr., Shield design mirror w/floral ptd. panel, Scroll foot mahg. stand, Mirror w/print of lady in bonnet, Pr. mahg. uph. armchrs. w/ball & claw feet, Mahg. cedar chest, Mahg. 2 dwr. coffee tbl., 27 dwr. vint metal file cab., Wooden turned leg work tbl., Lg. ptd. wood box.
ACCESSORIES: 10 canes inc. dog head sword/bone carv. fist/carv. bear head etc., 2 ant. Navaho striped blankets 2’8x6’6, Ant. brass bed warmer w/floral design, Vint. “Barothermo”/thermometer, 5 copper kettles & pans, Nice mahg. inlaid wall therm./barometer, Vint. fancy brass railroad shoe polish stool/kit, Bronze A. Lincoln head bookends, Ant. & vint. Indian wool saddle blankets, Wood/wire bird cage, 4 Indian baskets & beaded fig., Metal ant. style coat rack, Lot brass & copper inc. c/sticks etc. 3 lots of 2 vint. quilts, Indian embroid. wedd. dress uniform, 2 wooden carv. shorebirds, Yarn winder, Sqn. burl vase, Estate linens inc. tbl. cloths etc., Glass door spoon display case, Vint. boat photos, Stereoptic viewer & cards, 6 ant. ink wells & lg. brass figural one, Binoculars, Lg. horn handle mag. glass, Pr. vint. wooden snow shoes by Faber, Set horn handle forks & knives, Adv. lighters/old eye glasses etc., Mahg. shell carv. wall rack/shelf, Sgn. Bovano copper/enam. box, Fire screen etc ., 2 hd. carv. mahg. corbels, Mex. wool blanket, Mini. ice cream maker, Reed & Barton pewter teapot, N.H. lard tin, Store note holder, Mini. hand made back pack, Box of weaving spools, 8 vint. “North Pole” Me. containers w/penguin, Brass bedpan & bellows.
EPHEMERA (PAPER): Nice collec. of adv. trade cards & post cards etc.
GLASS & CHINA: Set of Haviland Limoges china w/serv. pcs. inc. cov. dishes, 6 pcs. inc. Waterford ashtray/decanters etc., Vic. ameth. glass pitcher & 6 glasses w/enam. flowers, Hd. ptd. sgn. satin glass center bowl, Lot w/Majolica teapot/Lenox shoe etc., 20” fancy floral ptd. vase, Lot w/cut glass/colored glass etc., Ant. lift top pottery box, Dbl. Murano glass fish, Blown blue cobalt glass squat bottle, Amber cut overlay crystal vase, Bl. & wh. porc. wall plaque, Stoneware crocks & jugs inc. 5 gal. Red Wing, 4 pcs. vint. Mex. Bandera ware, Heisey, Stemware, Lot w/china lady & Kewpie etc., Colored glass inc. cranberry bird etc., Lenox china set “Autumn”, Lenox “Light at Lands End” lighthouse, 13 ½” sgn. R. Myott art glass vase, Lot plates inc. Delft & Copeland Spode etc., Ant. scent bottle & cruets, 2 bl./wh. porc. ginger jars, Lot of bottles inc. chestnut & early flint glasses etc., Lot w/Imari/Delft etc., Louisville stoneware lg. cov. dish, Cat candle holder & vase, Nest 3 bowls w/apples, “Sea Life” shell motif vase, Art glass inc. egg/bowl/sculp., 6 & 9 vint. milk bottles in carriers, Glass skull bowl, Blown glass pumpkin, Pr. glass horse bookends, Blown art glass sculptures.
PAINTINGS: Lg. ant. o/c still life ptg. of fruit sgn. Susan Ricker Knox in ant. frame, W/c’s “Owls Head Light” & “Port Clyde Wharf” by S. H. Fleming, 3 mod. cow oil ptgs. inc. 2 by T. Joiner & 1 by J. Ulshorfer, 4 oils by W. Hallet/H. Ineson/M. Loznitcka/S. Meyer etc., “Fair Weather” by Marlene Barter, 1950’s rev. ptgs. of lady & gent on horses, Lg. o/c of Dog in turban, 4 w/c’s by Thomas Block, O/b folk art village by Marquerite Carroll, Sm. o/b ship ptg. by H. Davis, Pastel of lighthouse by E. Schaude etc., 2 o/c by Nancy Mackinnon, Ptgs. on tin of chicken & mice by Dana Moses, O/c of early red roof house, 2 lg. vint. oak/gold frames & more.
PRINTS: Ant. Declaration of Indep. print presented by Board of Ed., Lg. repro. Audubon print of goose, Grey Herring by Doris Anne Holman etc., Lg. print Pemaquid w/fort by M. Albright, Artist sgn. “Dry Docked for Repairs” etc., Sailboat print by Debra Arter, Map of Pemaquid Point by Fred Russell, “Wild Ducks on the Coast”, Christmas Cove by Collens Megattia, Cow & bull prints, Lg. bird & flower prints, Silk pic. of soldier by E. Detaille, Johns Bay by J. Atwater, 2 lg. framed ship prints.
SILVER: Sterling & coin: Chinese filigree plate & 6 H. Marthinsen demi-tasse spoons, Coin cut glass perfume decanter w/.800 top, 16 coin tsps. & tbls. & 2 fold. fruit knives, 13 pcs. inc. frames/cream & sugar etc., 18 pcs. inc. salts/spoons/candle sticks etc., 3 pr. of 3 socket Eng. c/sticks, Lot w/brush etc., Lot w/compote & c/sticks etc., 6 pcs. inc. c/sticks-bucket etc., 9 demi-tasse souv. spoons, Baby fork & spoon, Button hooks & candle snuff. S.PLATED: Fancy ant. coffee urn w/paw feet, Lot with: teaset/tray/pitcher/warming dish/serv. pcs. etc., Lot with: candelabras/cov. dish/pitcher/champagne bucket etc., Water pitcher, Lg. tray, Pr. Danish candelabras, Set Am. Gold. Herit. gold colored flatware etc.
JEWELRY: Gold: Lot 10k/14k/18k pcs. Sterling: Heavy wide hinged cuff brac., Scroll design neck./brac./earrings, Fine opal ring w/ameth. & peridot, 2 Mex. silver bead necks., 5.2 ct. blue Australian opal & ameth. fish ring, Aqua marine & garnet ring, Dolphin cuff brac., Neck. w/fish pend., Zuni sgn. turquoise cuff brac., 3 bangles, Lot w/ster./g.filled & costume, Dolphin & multi color opal ring, Starfish bangle brac., Rose qrtz. pyramid energy generator, Deep ameth. 3 stone ring, Turq. & pearl ring, Heart form bl. topaz ring, Peridot ring, Rainbow moonstone ring & heart pend., Copper turq. ring, Pend. w/ azurite/malachite/pearl etc., Ameth./lapis neck. Other jewelry: Zuni Indian style carv. bone & turq. fetish neck. w/Kachinas & animals, 4 bxs. of costume jewelry of all types, Jade bangle brac., Lot w/fancy hunter case watch/slide chain/tokens/military buttons etc., Bone carv. pend. of nude lady, African glass trade bead neck. Watches: Pocket watches, Lot of misc.
COINS: Box lot of estate coin albums inc. Ind. Head cents etc., 458 Estate Wheat cents, Lot coins & paper currency, Boxed set 12 Mercury dimes, Lot w/silv. $’s & $1/2’s, 2 Rolls of 20 .999 silv. eagles, 5 Peace silv. dollars & 10 Morgans,1893 Columbian Expo. $1/2, 57 40% clad Kenn. $1/2’s etc., $11.00/$8.00/$9.60 face 90% silv. coins, 8 folders w/Linc. cents/Jeff. nickels/quarters, Lot nickels inc. 11 Shield/45 Buffalo/71 Jefferson etc., Lot w/1853 3¢ pc. & Barber quarters etc., Estate lot of foreign coin, 1787 or ’88 coin, Barber Head $1/2 & dime/3 quarters, Lot with U.S. & foreign/lodge medals/paper money etc., $8.70 Canadian 80% coins, Ike $’s etc., Lot nickels inc. war time/Buffalo etc., Wheat & Ind. Head cents,
Stamps: Lot of U.S. & foreign, 2 bxs. foreign & U.S. stamps inc. plate blocks & covers etc.
RUGS: Orientals: Persian floral 9’x12’9, Chinese sculp. 5’3x8’5 & 5’7x8’6, Wool sculp. Chinese 8’x11’/2’x8’5/2’5x4’4, Sarouk 3’x4’, 4’8x7’5, 1930’s vint. loom woven striped rug 5’6x6’6, 2 Dhurries 3’2x5’, 3’11x5’7, 2’2x3’2 etc. Other rugs: 3 ant. Indian rugs 2’x4’2/2’x7’8/2’x4’2, 4 Karastans wool “Ivory Indo.” Kirman & Herez patt. 8’8x12’/Herez 4’4x5’9 & 4’3x6’/Ispahan 8’8x12’, Turkish loomed 3’x5’, Orient. style Williamsburg rug “Karastan” 2’6x4’4, Orient. style “Odyssey Red” 7’10x10’10, 80% wool runner 2’3x8’, Floral hooked: 4’x6’/2’3x4’/2’6x4’2/2’4x9’etc., 7 vint. Indian mats, 2 oval hooked 2’x3’ & 2’x3’6, Geo. hooked 2’x6’6 & more.
MODERN FURNITURE: Sheraton style stand by Bombay Co., Pr. sim. marble fancy l dwr. & 1 door night stands, Pr. Mission end tbls., Mahg. Hepp. drop-leaf tbl., Figural fuzzy bear footstool, Harley-Davidson 2006 tank set/mod. Harley & lmtd. ed. model Vespa, Ladder-back armchr., 12 blue fold. chrs., Lg. rd. mirror w/eagle & ball design, Mahg. wall shelf w/mirrored back, 2 plastic storage cabinets 5 sets of plastic shelves, 2 white bookcases, Fan top mirror, Hoover “Tempo” upright vac., 2 pott. garden seats.
MUSICAL: Approx. 450 45 rpm records, Box albums inc. Beatle “Abbey Road” etc.
OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Nice lg. marble 2 pc. bird bath, Lg. India textile pic. w/raised birds & men on horseback etc. 4’2x2’8, Lot cameras & lenses etc. inc. Nikon FM2, Am. Visual Artist wall angel by Abigail A. Greenway, Cement plaques Army/Marines/Air Force, Lg. mounted bat, Wooden carv. Iguana, Shadow box of cactus scene, 20” carv. elephant wall plaq., Miller Eng. leather saddle, Brass fire bell on wood base, 2 urban light up tin signs, Chicquot Club ginger ale adv. sign, 3 wooden signs inc. “Seaside” etc., Farmer Brown crate.
LAMPS: China/metal lamp w/Orient. scenes, Brass octagonal lamp w/peacock design, Contemp. leaded glass dragonfly tbl. lamp, Mod. leaded glass tbl. lamp w/butterfly, Oil lamps & chimneys etc., Etch. cranberry flash glass lamp w/prisms.
CLOCKS: Vint. oak brass face Grandfather clock, Smith & Goodrich/Conn. ogee clock w/rev. ptg. “View In Broadway New York”, Steeple clock by Ansonia, Westminster Seth Thomas mahg. chime mantel clock, Mahg. bracket chime clock by Ridgeway, Slate/marble ant. French mantel clock, Mod. Gugena brass clock, Mahg. Seth Thomas mantel clock.
TOOLS: Ariens lg. snowblower, Troy-Bilt 4.5 h.p. pressure washer 2200 max psi, Dewalt tools:( 7 ¼” circ. saw,18 v. cordless drill, 3/8” elec. drill, Orbital jig saw, Palm grip elec. sander, Wet-dry vac., 10” compound miter saw), Werner alum. fold. paint bench, Craftsman 6” bench grinder, Ant. wagon jack, 22 iron C clamps lg. & sm., Deluxe height fold. Workmate by Blk. & Decker, Dbl. work light w/stand, 2 bxs. assort. tools, 4 ratchet straps, Craftsman 3/8” drill.
WEAPONS: Guns: Repro. flint lock rifle w/carv. ram’s head. Knives & swords: Fencing sword, Lodge sword, Bone hand. “Rite Edge” hunt. knives etc., Brass/mahg. gurka knife. Other military etc.: Lot w/Beretta holsters etc., WWI Germ. grenade metal carry case, 3 bxs. 9mm Tula ammo.
NAUTICAL: Vint. U.S. Naval wool tux w/tails, Porthole design contemp. “Windjammer” clock sgn. John Fisher 1997, J. Davis folk art carv. whale, Wooden wall sculp. of ocean & fish by J. B. Barnett, Metal ship balance toy & wooden pond boat, 22” pond model sailboat, 3 pcs. inc. dragger/ship in bottle/lob. dock, Lot w/wooden seagull etc., Wooden “Ship’s Chandlery”, Bone/horn carv. pie crimper w/heart design, Me. driftwood bowl, Maurice Day fishing shack, Needlepoint of Treasure Point Me., Shells, Shell octopus, Iron balance toys of Dolphin & rooster.
CHILDREN’S: 1930’s Steelcraft Graf Zeppelin 31” toy, Vint. toys inc. Soldiers/puppet etc., Roy Rogers lunch box & thermos, Vint. dolls & trunks w/clothes & wardrobe etc., “Jolly” metal mech. bank, 2 bxs. of Hess trucks, Toy soldiers & kits, Child’s rocker, Ant. K*R Halbig 6” bisq. head doll w/clothes, Nice ant. iron/wood school desk bench, Vint. wooden rocking horse.
BOOKS: Leather bound inc. Shakespeare/Austin/encyclopedias etc., Lg. 1883 Germ. bible w/clasp, 13 vint. comics.
ORIENTALIA: Accessories: 2 door Orient. cab . w/paint dec. & carv. soapstone people etc., Pr. carv. wooden panels, 5 sec. screen w/stone carv. & inlaid figs. & flowers etc., 13 champleve enam. nap. rings, Lacq. 3 sec. boxes w/porc. tops, 2 vint. bamboo Chinese backpacks, Umbrellas, Lunch basket, Algerian metal coffee pots, Mongolian brass burner, “Shanghai” Orient. character clock, Carv. wooded bowl w/birds & Foo dog. Glass & China etc.: 3’h. cov. jar w/Samurai Warriors etc., 6 Hakata dolls inc. 2 Kabuki etc., Lg. bl./wh. vase 18 ½” h. w/fruit finials, Collec. Yunnan Province terra cotta teasets & wine bottle etc., Fancy celadon teapot w/raised bird, Export teapot w/bird, Rose Medallion plates, Sgn. eggshell porc. bowl etc., Pott. horse & warriors etc., Foo dogs & pott. men playing game, Terra cotta teaset w/dragon, 2 Satsuma urns, Ginger jar etc., 15” Korean charger & 5 bowls w/fish, Bowls & egg cups etc. Paintings & Prints: Laundry day, Men in boats etc., Pr. of prints of Orient. man/woman, 6 scrolls w/c etc.
MINERALS & GEMS: Superb bl. larimar cabinet specimen, Pyrite, Jasper etc., Flashing selenite crystal sphere, Dream stones inc. ameth. etc., Himalayan salt night light, Ameth. crystal, 2 carv. stone squirrels.
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. 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
Licensed, Bonded & Insured. Established in Newcastle since 1953
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