ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION

Sunday, June 16, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.

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


Preview Sat., June 15, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. & morning of sale 8:00 to 9:45. Sale to inc.: items from homes & estates in: Newcastle, Damariscotta, Bath & Stockton Springs, Me., together w/selected additions. Hope to see you there. Sale to inc.:

EARLY FURN.: Hepplewhite cherry Pembroke inlaid 1 dwr. d/l tbl., 18th c. spindle back armchr. w/rush seat, Set 4 Sheraton chrs. w/stenc. dec. & rush seats, Q. Anne yoke back chr. w/bulbous turnings, Early 5 tier oak hang. corner shelf w/dwr., Hepp. cherry 1 dwr. tapered leg stand, Sm. 18th c. pine lift top Brides box w/iron handles, Pr. ant. Eng. carv. back oak chrs. w/uph. seats & backs, 2 board l dwr. farm tbl., Oval Windsor cricket stool, Grain dec. Brides box, Document box, Sm.dome top Bride’s box, Pine Capts. chr., Child’s ladder-back armchr. in old red & a side chr. in blue, Sm. mahg. Chippendale mirror, Sm. leather/brass tack dome top box, Firehouse Windsor armchr., 3 section gold gilt Sheraton over mantel mirror, Sheraton ½ column mirror, Stool in old green & grained potty. VICTORIAN FURN.: Oak roll top desk, Mahg. 5’7 h. cheval mirror w/beveled glass, Oak pressed back armchr. rocker, Ptd. spool bed, Euro. lift top bench w/carv. & ptd. flowers, 4 uph. chrs. inc. 2 armchrs. CUSTOM & VINTAGE


FURN.: Mahg. Gov. Winthrop serpentine 4 dwr. slant lid desk w/ball & claw feet, Cherry Hepplewhite dressing stand & mirror w/string inlay, Nest of mahg. stands, Mahg. l dwr. d/l tbl. w/paw feet, M. Washington lolling chr., Mahg. pie crust tilt top candle stand, Sheraton mahg. uph. armchr. w/inlays, Mahg. 2 dwr. d/l stand, Stenc. wooden stool, 2 mahg. tilt top stands, Mahg. Hepplewhite chrs. w/string inlay.


ACCESSORIES: Nice collec. of ant. & vint. pipes & access. inc. Meerschaums/wooden carv. heads/Briar etc. w/pipe rests & lighters etc., Fancy Italian adj. dbl. sided music stand w/lyre designs, 9 ½” carv. jade fig. of Quan Yin & jade flower tree, 18 dwr. mahg. spice chest, Lg. carv. stone grape sculpture, Ant. copper funnel shaped pot w/handle, Canes inc.:( Metal top “Free Mason’s cane”, Fancy brass handle Gent’s cane, Eagle head sword cane, Bone carv. fist lady’s cane, Folk art wooden pig cane), Ant. hd. ptd. metal slant lid coal bin w/paw feet & tool hangers, Copper inc. grad. set of 8 ant. 1 gal. to ½ gill measures w/handles etc., Asian lot w/brass inlaid wooden shoes/cloisonné etc., Ant. & mod. pewter inc. chalices/French soup container etc., Ant. play. cards displayed in frame, Lg. ant. brass samovar & tray, 19th c. needlework of dog, Ant. hamm. copper teapot w/iron legs & handle & others, Fireplace access. inc. brass fenders/screens etc., 2 pr. old police hand cuffs w/keys, Binoculars inc. Binolux 10X50 etc., 3 box lots of vint. purses/estate linens etc., Brass/copper engrav. bedwarmer, Decoys inc.: (Shore bird, 4 decoys by Harry R. Jobes inc. Buffle Head etc., Lg. preening), Vint. inlaid checker board, 3 vint. picnic baskets, Alligator bag by Nadelle & muff bag etc., Iron ptd. doorstops inc.: (Cottage, 2 ducks, Quaker man & woman), Orient. lot w/ant. porc. bowl w/fish/carv. bone page turner etc, Brass mag. glass w/amber handle, Eng. pewter charger, Tin candle mold, Ant. brass andirons, Fancy soapstone carv. vase & marble man, Wooden bucket in old paint, Baskets inc. Indian, Ant. copper ale mug, Lot w/lg. fancy India pipe etc., Wooden clamp on yarn winder, Brass paw foot planter & box w/dbl. head eagle, 16 ant. & vint. copper kitchen pcs., Very fancy India inlaid fold. checker/backgammon game, Vic. satin dress w/lace shawl & collar, Brass inkstand & blotter, Wood sculpture of tribal men w/roosters, Needlework of mother & child, Wooden sunflower plate on iron base, 10 ant. bxs. inc. Orient. lacq. tea caddy etc.


GLASS & CHINA: Cut glass inc.: (Sgn. Tuthill compote, Decanters inc. pr., Vase, Pitcher, Basket, Candy dishes, Bowl etc.), Ant. 13 ½” bl. & red Imari platter & a 13” charger, Nice set of Lenox china “Laurent” inc. platters/salt & peppers/cups & saucers etc., Ant. Orient. Famille Rose teapot w/bird & butterflies, Battersea box w/French lady, 12 pcs. Baccarat stemware, Lg. pr. of 14” dia. Orient. blue & wh. jardinières, Orient. lot w/Peking glass snuff bottle/Imari etc., Lg. ant. blue “Onion” Meissen deep platter & various other pcs. inc. bowls/plates etc., 3 pc. Spode teaset w/sailing cutter, “God Speed the Plough” cups/saucers, 7 pcs. ant. glass inc. early blown flip glass/blown decanter etc., Spode cups/saucers w/grapes, Vint. porc. sign “Hotel de L’Europe Paris”, 2 nautical blue glass trays w/fish & seahorse, Flint compote/Karhula etch. bowl w/hunter & bear etc., Early bulbous crock w/blue floral swag, Lot w/Dresden china box/Delft bowl etc., 4 “Indian Tree” plates, Colored glass inc. Blown red jug/tortoise shell glass bottle/cranberry etc., 7 ant. children’s plates w/various verses, Etched decanter w/Scotch silv. tag, Terra Cotta umbrella holder w/bird motif, Ant. etched glass inc. Red Bohemian finger bowls, 21” china fish dish, Hd. blown art glass fish, Blue Willow syrup etc., Blown glass Marlin, Orient. bowl, Bl.&wh. soup tureen w/ladle & tray, Contemp. pott. inc. sgn. pcs., Patt. glass, Ironstone chamber pcs., Ironstone molds inc. squirrel, Italian pottery, Lg. Mex. dec. charger, Orient. miniatures etc., Viresa green bottle.


PAINTINGS: Ant. o/c still life of fruit after Jan Davidsz. de Heem 17 ½”x22 ¾”, W/c Dutch scene w/shops & Capt. coming ashore, Ant. Italian w/c by Belisario Gioja of jilted lover, Ant. o/c of 2 masted sailing ship 21 ½”x 11 ½”, W/c of fishing dock & boats by John Hare, Ant. o/b of lighthouse, 4 Am. ant. folk art pics. inc. farmer w/heart/Napoleon etc., Ant. o/b of rocks & surf, Sm. ant. o/b of lake, 50’s style o/c of lemons & bottle, O/b of forest w/man & woman gathering wood, Bill Ely w/c’s of barn etc., Halle Johnson “A Midsummer Nights Dream” 30”x47”, O/b of flowers by Betty Thomson, O/b of rocks & surf by M.L. Childs, Ant. o/c rocks & surf, Pansy ptg., Ant. ptd. lg. mushroom w/winter scene.


PRINTS: Rare print “First View of the Battle of Patapsco Neck. Sept. 12 1814” s.s. 16 ½”x 13 ¾”, Ant. print key to Trumbulls engrav. of “First Reading of Declaration of Independence” 24” long, Fish prints of trout/salmon etc., Ant. print “Landseer Bull” 13”x10”, 18th c. colored print of port “Vue de la Place etc. des Casernes”, Nice ant. fox hunt prints inc.:( 1827 set of 4 inc. “The Meeting” etc., 1868 “The Silks & Satins of the Field” & others), Early hunt print “Pearching the Pheasant”,A. Wyeth of chr. w/coat, Etch. of Euro. city by Luigi Kasimir, Martin Hardle etch. of valley, Sgn. prints of Cathedral by Andrew F. Affleck, 3 vint. frames w/applied dec. inc. lady w/muff/fox hunter etc., Arthur Heintzelman sgn. etch. of child, N. Currier “Am. Privateer Gen. Armstrong & Capt. Sam. C. Reid”, Ant. print Jockey on horse, Etchs. by Edmund Blampled & Luigi Lucioni, Jap. fruit print by Kunie, Etch. of cottage “Windy Willows”, J.F. Lansdowne sgn. eagle print, 2 ship prints inc. “Homeward Bound”, Hunt prints, Godey fashions, Frames inc. gold gilt & walnut etc. & more.


SILVER: Sterling: Pr. engrav. 10” c/sticks, 8 Cartier N.Y. salt/peppers in orig. box, Lot w/cream & sugars/coasters & c/sticks etc., Set 7 bright cut tsps. & forks etc., 7 salt spoons & cheese servers etc. Coins silver: 6 spoons inc. serv. by Lovell/Harding/Bell etc., 2 early bright cut tsps. w/crest. Silver plated: Lot inc. trays & compote, Teapot, Cov. dish, Flatware, Ball & claw foot tea caddy, 8 m.o.p. knives, Punch ladle, C/sugar, Box lot w/coffee urn/chaffing dish etc., Tray, Cov. dishes etc.


JEWELRY: Gold: 14k bangle brac. w/23 diamonds, 14k 2 color pearl neck. & earrings, Fine 14k diamond earrings, 14k ring w/ameth./bl. topaz & spinel, 10k ameth. & dia. ring, Earrs. inc. ruby & dia./pearls etc., 14k dia. zig zag ring, 10k chain w/carv. jade, 14k dia. brac. w/1/5 ct. dia., 10k ameth./dia. ring, 10k flower ring w/ameth./bl. topaz/peridot etc., 10k dia. mans ring w/blk. onyx & 7 dias., 10k junk boat pend., 10k pk. sapp. heart ring, Two 14k wedd. w/17 dias. & sapp. & dia., 10k ring w/20 bl. topaz, 10k bl. sapp. brac., 14k pearl earrings/cuff links/studs. Sterling: Fine evening neck. w/larimar/ameth./bl. topaz, Nice lot w/Mex. turq. neck./lg. brac./concha brac. etc., 4 cuff bracs. by J.H. Breakell, Vermeil dbl. lion’s head brac. w/stones, Nat. form aqua marine & ameth. even. neck., Moonstone ring, Plique a jour Art Nouv. style pend. etc., Frog ring w/emeralds & marcasites, Fish pin sgn. Meka Denmark & bird pin, Cuff brac. w/carv. tourmaline/garnets/pearls, Opal/ameth./citrine ring, Ammolite/garnet cuff brac. w/fish & pearls, 2 bracs. w/blue stones & marcasites, Marquise cut ameth. neck., Larimar ring w/ameth. & bl. topaz, Fish & twisted design bracs., Larimar & ameth. brac. etc., Ocean jasper pend. w/ameth./bl. topaz etc., Emerald ring, Pk. tourmaline poison ring, Pic. jasper pendant, Pk. tourmaline ring, Rutilated qrtz. ring, Tourmaline turtle pend. w/pearls/ameth., Sgn. dichroic glass & garnet neck., 5 stone garnet ring, Jade neck., Azurite/malachite/peridot pend., Pend. w/labradorite/ameth./bl.topaz, Jasper & citrine pend., Peridot rings, Spider web brooch & more.Other jewelry: Silv. cuff w/sun & tigers, Rutilated qrtz. ring, Lot w/costume & ster. inc. ant. perfume/Pharaoh knife/Chin. turq. brac. etc., Costume & more. Watches: Elgin o.f. 17 J. pock., Ant. Waltham 15j. pock.


COINS: Morgan silv. $’s: (1921-S, 1887, 1883, 1889-O etc.), Peace silv. dollars inc. 1922-S, 40 & 11 Frank. halves, 1903 Barber Head quarter e.f., 29 Indian Head cents, 1878 Seat. Lib. quarter, 1865 copper 2¢, 45 Seat. Lib./Barber/Mercury & Roosevelt dimes, 1853 Seat. Lib. $1/2, 1893 Columbian Expo. $1/2, 6 Liberty halves, 1848 lg. cent, 1867 3¢ pc., $14.50 90% silv. Kenn. $1/2’s, 55 U.S. Treas. unc. sets to 1963, 12 “U.S. Special Mint Sets” 1966 & ’67, 31 Stand. Lib. & Wash. quarters, 87 foreign coins, 1920 Pilgrim comm. $1/2, 2 1985 Mex. unc. .999 1 t.o. coins, 1856 Seat. Lib. ½ dime, 3 “Liberty 1886-1986” proof sets, 6 “U.S. Liberty Coins” unc., Sm. collec. w/Linc. cents/31 Kenn. clads/Ikes etc., Paper curr. inc. 25 1963 consec. # $1 bills, 1948 Mex. unc. Cinco Pesos .900 silv., 24 unc. 1980’s coin sets, 10 proof comm. “Washington 1732-1982” $1/2’s, “U.S. Prestige” sets 1987 & ’93, Sm. collec. w/Wheat cent albums/74 pc. Roos. dime album/14 Merc. dimes etc., 1848 lg. copper cent, 8 early dimes: (1829, 1891 & 1870 ½ dime, 7 Kenn. clads, Silver certs. & red seal bills, 1858 Fly. Eagle cent, Unc. coin sets, Approx. 179 Wheat cents inc. steel, 24 Shield/V/Buff. nickels, Lot w/1/2 dime/3¢/Ind. cents/$6.25 90% silver etc., Lot w/3¢ pc. etc., 40 proof sets, Donald Trump coins, Wells Fargo bar, .999 “New Millennium” coin, Foreign coins & paper money, 50 Kenn. clad $1/2’s, “Fairfield County Trust” bronze tbl. medal, 5 pc. “D-Day 60th Anniv.”, Tokens inc. Army/Navy & 1790 John Wilkinson etc.


RUGS: Orientals: Red field floral 9’7x12’6, Floral 4’x6’2. Other rugs: Fine Herez 4’1x6’2, Ankara “Oushak” Turkish loomed Orient. style 5’3x7’4, Oriental styles 5’x7’ & 3’2x4’7 etc.


MODERN FURNISHINGS: Stand. hd. ptd. video storage cab., Bose phone dock, Fold. step stools, 5 dwr. maple chest, New ped. comm. grade fan, 12 folding metal chrs., Cribbage board tbl.


OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Ant. Paris Mfg. Maine wooden toboggan 6’1” w/L.L. Bean cushion, Iron/sheet metal ptd. soldier w/musket weathervane, 35” h. carv./ptd. wooden carousel type horse, Wr. iron ptd. sheet metal sign of pig w/butcher knife 36” l., Two 39” h. wood carv. & ptd. ducks, Lot print blocks w/coat of arms etc., 36” “Ice Cold Coca Cola” enam. sign, Whale “Fresh Fish” sign, Ostrich egg, 1911 Arts & Crafts yarn tapestry of women in boat 32”x22”, Mod. signs, Pr. of fig. animal head shelves, 32 ½” carv. & ptd. bird & 25” lighthouse, 3 wooden shaft golf clubs inc. Scottish.


ROCKS, FOSSILS & GEMS ETC.: Lg. ameth. crystal geode, 8 ¼” h. rose qrtz. crystal, 2 extinct fossil squid, Ameth. crystal druzy, Petrified wood specimen, Bl. apatite 2 ¼” sphere, Citrine & ameth. gem trees, Fossil/squid bookends, Stone carv. bear on amethyst, Banded onyx 5 lb. egg etc., Carv. marble Polar bear w/jade fish, 4” whales ear fossil, Carv. malachite frog, Ammonite & fossil squid pyramid, Selenite 3” hearts, 3 ½” tourmaline crystal, Foss. squid/ammonite carv. jewelry box, Foss. squid mortar & pestle, Opalized ammonite, Fossil sharks teeth.


LAMPS: Pr. ant. 12” fluid lamps, Wr. iron dbl. candle floor light w/penny feet & ram’s heads, Pierced tin ptd. lantern, Gr. shade brass oil lamp, Brass c/sticks inc. ant., 4 ant. patt. glass ped. base oil lamps etc., Parts & chimneys, Brass student lamp.


CLOCKS: Ant. mahg. Waterbury shelf clock w/train motif, Steeple clock by Chauncey Jerome, Nickel & brass alarm clock w/keyport, Steeple by Teutonia, Sm. ant. shelf clock, Blk. slate shelf clock.


BOOKS: Box ref. inc. “Faberge”/”Jade” etc., Box lots inc. “Peony” by Buck.


TOOLS: New Cal-Hawk 4 pc. 15’ ratchet tie downs, Lead melt ladle w/anvil access, Elec. heater, 2 Foredom foot control elec. rotary tools, Dura Heat elec. heater, Light bulbs inc. floods, Packing blankets, Tarp.


WEAPONS: Swords & knives: Chip carv. wooden sword cane, Brass/wood/bone fold. knife, Mahg./brass hand. Bowie knife, Fold. knife w/deer, Bone hand. hunt. knife, Fantasy skeleton & motorcycle fold. knife.Other military etc.: Lot w/magazines/22 Win Magnum pistol cylinder etc.


NAUTICAL: Ant. 37” L. ½ hull model, 22” work. pond mod. sailboat, 6 fish. rods inc. 4 ant. bamboo fly rods, 2 marine brass lamps etc., Sailors macramé ditty bag, Glass urn w/seashells, Ant. green glass fish. float, New Cabelas fish. bag w/lure box interior, Danforth anchor.


KAYAK: Approx. 9'5 long, blue Liquidlogic "Sapphire" kayak with storage hold and paddle.


CHILDREN’S: Paris “Snow King” wooden sled w/paint & stenc. dec., Lg. lot of toy military vehicles/rockets/tanks & landscaping, 2 copies of Izannah Walker 22” girl & 28” ptd. blk. canvas doll, Child’s 2 door wood glass door hutch, Iron “Jonah & the Whale” mech. bank, 1930’s arcade “Boone” doll house Hoosier type cab., Flexible Flyer “Super Steering” sled.

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

Licensed, Bonded & Insured. Established in Newcastle since 1953

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GOLD & SILVER WANTED. Turn your unwanted gold & silver into cash. 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. Please call for appointment.