ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION

Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. No early auction

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


Preview Friday, April 12, 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. Sale to inc. items from homes & estates in: E. Boothbay, Damariscotta, Portland & Harpswell, Me., together with selected additions.Hope to see you there! Sale to inc.:

EARLY FURNITURE: Sheraton mahg. 4 dwr. bowfront cookie corner bureau, Pine turned leg d/t blanket box w/till, Chippendale grad. 2 over 4 dwr. bureau w/bracket base, Nice ant. d/t pine blanket box, Q. Anne d/l tbl., Two grain dec. rocking chrs., 2 mahg. Empire ogee mirrors, Ant. chrs. inc. saber leg/Chippendale etc., Country pine rd. tbl., Rd. turned leg stand, Pr. unusual ladder back rockers, Glass door wall cab., Sheraton ½ column mirror w/rev. ptg.

VICTORIAN FURN.: Walnut 2 dwr. side server w/carv. pulls, Mahg. Empire sofa w/carv. swan heads, Walnut d/l tbl. w/2 leaves, Ant. carv. pawfoot Morris chr., Turned leg slant lid desk, Gold mirror, Walnut mirrors inc. oval, Walnut caned seat/back rocker, Wicker wing chr., Carpet rocker, Ornately carv. barrel back parlor chr. w/bl. tufted uph., Child’s pressed back rocker, Walnut bookcase, Pine 2 over 3 dwr. bureau, Walnut finger carv. uph. top footstool, Mahg. rocking chr. w/carv. swan heads, Fold. bookshelf, Walnut mirror w/gold dec.

MISSION ETC: Mission oak rocking Morris chr., Oak flat top desk by Wolverine Mfg., Mission oak slat back armchr. w/carv. figs., Oak Arts/Crafts uph. top footstool.

CUSTOM & VINTAGE ETC: Wicker armchr., Deco enam. top l dwr. kitchen work tbl., Wr. iron patio tbl. & 2 chrs., Rockers, Rd. parlor stand w/paint dec., Cherry side server, Pr. of Wegner style woven Yugoslavia chrs., Gate-leg d/l tbl., Oriental wicker storage trunk, Wicker hamper, Stenc. dec. Hitchcock bench, Standing smoking stand, Tray top tea cart, ½ column mirrors.

ACCESSORIES: Ant. sampler w/birds/windmills/trees/flowers etc. 11”x13”, Blue ptd. bucket & bell, Chesapeake Bay decoys by Capt. Harry R. Jobes inc. Canvas Back hen etc., Brass & marble deer head candlesticks, Ant. wicker & bead magazine rack, 18 dwr. mahg. spice cab., Enam. metal sign “Motor Harley-Davidson Cycles”, Collec. of ant. & estate buttons inc. figurals/jet/cloisonne/glass/florals etc., Ant. brass ashtray match holder w/winged faces, Iron boot scraper, Iron Cross wall sconce, Cast iron cat doorstop, Lg. ptd. iron balance toy of soldier on horse, Wooden bread board, Iron windmill bookends Lot w/vint. hats/leather suit case etc., Kitchen items, Lot w/birdhouse etc., Fancy iron wall coat/hat rack, Wooden carv. Buddha & book, Box lots of linens, Folk art carv./ptd. twisted design cane, Lead Steer head doorstop, Paper cutter, Iron grate w/dolphin, Turkish copper planters etc., Berry bxs. etc., Rug beater/wash stick etc., 2 S. African coil baskets & pott vase by Indian Tom Vail, Iron bear head wall coat rack, Brass Turks head mold, Wooden crates inc. “Windham Dry” beverages, Orient. silk embroid. shawl, Ant. Singer sew. mach. w/stenciling, Ant. dbl. sided primitive game board, Eskimo fossilized walrus carv. bear & whale, Brass eagle top firehouse bell, Pr of Reed & Barton 1972 mix. metal Christmas plates.

GLASS & CHINA: Fine Davis Collamore N.Y. Royal Doulton demi tasse tea set, 17” Italian tri color spongeware platter, 26 pc. set ant. floral hd. ptd. china inc. teapot etc., Ant. Lowestoft bowl/Oriental plate etc., Ant. china condiment set w/sm. ladle, Bl. & wh. china compote, 13” blown glass owl vase, Hd. made pottery face mask, 2 bl. & wh. Oriental export dishes, China fig. of lady sgn. Sevillartz, 4 Orient. reticulated plates w/deer/fish/flowers & birds, 12 pcs. contemp. art pott. inc. Teapot by Parker Kuhum/Lg. jar sgn. Repp/Fish bowl sgn. Lacy etc., China Phrenology head, Deco pott. planters etc., Pr. of blue/metallic 16 ¾” glass vases, Sgn. art glass vase, Ant. redware pot w/spout, Art pott. vase by Tom Smith, Bl./wh. porc. fruit motif center bowl, 2 sgn. Art glass perfumes etc., Art glass inc. Yalos Caso-Murano bowl etc., Mixing bowls, 13 ¼” Blue Onion charger, 2 J. Beam car decanters, 5 Quimper c/saucers w/ladies, Edgecomb Pott. inc. pitcher/6 plates etc., Stoneware jug.

PAINTINGS: Josef M. Araentz o/c seascape 20”x16”, O/c portrait of Dr. Edwin Stetson by Thomas Stephens 24”x30” & one of his wife Irmagarrde in fancy gold frame 31 ½”x39 ½”, O/c “Trattodal Comanducci Marine” ptg. sgn. Gino Baratta 46”x23”, Ant. o/c woman & boy w/flaxwheel10”x12” in fancy gold frame, Sgn. vint. o/c of nude by lake w/swan 14 ½”x10”, J.A. Nunes o/c of Gloucester Hrb.”, O/c ship ptg. w/castle sgn. M.C.G. 14”x10”, O/b of sunset 13 ½”x9 ½”, O/c of laundry day by river 15”x11”, O/c of early U.S. battleship sgn. Jenkins 26”x12”, O/c ship ptg. in fancy gold frame, Ptg. house & gardens sgn. Patricia Hough Pollard & others, Lot with w/c of Alna, Me./Impress. landscape etc., W/c’s by M. Schuler “Red House Mackerel Cove” etc., W/c of Blk. man smoking pipe by shore w/gun, 4 Orient. floral ptgs. on rice paper, Ant. o/b of girl w/muff & letter 9”x7”, 2 w/c’s of house & barn by J.G. Brown, Mod. o/c shore scene, Halle Johnson impressionistic ptg. of mtns. “Pilgrimage” 30”x48”, Beached rowboat by Claire Vigneau, Fancy ant. gold gilt frames & more. PRINTS: 1780 “Portraits of Hounds inc Hunting Hall Houghton”, Fox hunt print by Stewart, 2 1820 colored London cat prints, Sgn. prints inc. Otto Wyler of lady w/hoe & Ernest Roth of San Francesco etc., Pr. early prints w/forts & ships in battle, Earle Barlow ship print “Western Belle” & “Coastal Harbor”, 4 hd. colored engravs. inc. Waterloo Bridge 1827/Truro/Cornwall 1830, 12 Italian colored pics. of people in customs etc., Sgn. print by Jarumir Stretti-Zamponi, 1797 Cathedral prints, Mod. Audubon print of swan, “Picasso Linoleum Cuts” 1985 exh. print,Sgn. floral prints by Patricia H. Pollard, 18th c.. Parrot print , Lords prayer in Chinese, Lg. ant. gilt frame & other vint./ant. frames 12”-36” & others.

SILVER: Sterling: 8 ½” trumpet vase & sm. compote, “Royal Danish” dish by Internatl. S.PLATED PCS.: Platter/rd. trays/hot plate etc., Swing handle basket, Champaign bucket, Caster set, Lot w/teaset/footed tray/pitcher etc ., Lot flatware/teapot etc..

JEWELRY: Gold: Collec. of 8 10k gold estate rings inc. pearl w/dia. chips/ruby w/dias/3 stone garnet etc., 14k dia. ring, 10k lot w/lavaliere/moon & star pin/wedd. band, Man’s tiger eye ring w/Roman soldier, 14k 3 dia. ring, 10k 3 opal ring. Sterling: Fancy open cuff brac. w/bl. topaz, Ind. silv. & turq. cuff brac., Neck. w/healing Chakra stones, Cross w/11 amethysts, Cat’s eye man’s ring, Fancy pearl ring, 12 pc. lot inc.: sgn. dolphin pin/onyx ring/Taxco leaf & berry pin etc., Turq. Ind. neck. & cuff brac., 16 stone garnet ring, Red jasper neck.,Ring w/16 garnets, Poison ring w/peridot, Flower pend. w/5 garnets, Ammonite fossil pin, Seahorse pin w/lapis, Brac. w/7 amethysts, Sea turtle neck., Lot w/scroll design neck.& brac./ring etc., Dolphin brac & seahorse pin, Amethyst & opal ring, Neck. w/colored stones, Lot w/bangles w/garnets/moonstone ring etc., Red jasper neck., Heart necks. & charm brac., Rare Larimar pend. & chain & heart neck., Amber neck., Brac. w/ 8 malachites & 9 peridots, Ring w/czs & blue stones, Ring w/paua shell, Snake ring, Navaho turq. pin & a rope cuff brac. Other jewelry: G.f. Vic. 10k plated & enam . bangle brac., & 14k plated link brac., Fancy amethyst neck., Garnet woven rope neck., Amber look nugg. bracs., Costume jewelry. WATCHES: Hamilton o.f. 17 jewel pock. watch.

COINS: 10 pc. souv. California token unc. type set, $6.60 face U.S. 90%, $12.65 face U.S. 90% silv. coins, Two .999 Dwight D. Eisenhower 1 oz. proofs, $6.50 in 90% coins & 40% clad Kenn., Lots 3 & 7 Liberty Head Peace silv. dollars, Morgan silver dollars inc. 1897/1880-S/1903 etc., 13 coins inc. Barber quarters & dimes etc., 5 crisp unc. $1 Silver Certs. w/consecutive #’s 1957B, 1914 U.S. Fed. Reserve Bank of Richmond 1918 $1 lg. bill, $15.50 face 90% U.S. coins, 50 coins U.S. 90% inc. Franklin/Walk. Liberty/Barber halves & quarters/Mercury dimes, $11.50 face U.S. coins inc. Barber quarters, U.S. III cent pcs. inc. 1856 etc., 34 coins inc. Ind. cents/Buff. nickels etc., 1921 unc. Morgan $ in neck., 2 $1 U.S. silv. certs. inc. Hawaii1935 etc.

ORIENTAL RUGS: Fine floral Oriental 9’x12’3, 7’2x9’9 room size, Kelim wool flat woven geometric Oriental rug 3’8x5’6, Wool Kelim w/camels 3’6x7’, Semi ant. Caucasian with birds 3’4x4’5. Other rugs: Beautiful Turkish Orient. style rugs 5’3x7’3 & 3’3x4’10 & 2’x4’10 & pr. 24”x33”, Winchester adv. door mat & rug w/guns/ammo. 37”x51”, Hooked rugs inc. 3’6x5’4 floral & vint. folk art, Braided rugs, Wool runner 2’x4’.

MODERN FURN.: Mahg. & walnut dining tbl. w/2 leaves & 5 chrs., King size walnut 4 poster bed, Sm. mahg. dbl. glass door cab. w/4 dwrs., Mahg. Chippendale ball/claw foot game tbl., Nice uph. wing chr., 2 maple stools, Iron tile top wine tbl., Wing chr., Leaf paint dec.. tbl./stand, Easy chr. & ottoman, Microwave, Kitchen cab./work tbl., Elec. radiant heater, 10 metal fold. chrs., Wicker settee & chr., 3 bxs. DVD movies & VHS tapes, Pr. pine 3 dwr. stands.

MUSICAL: Fiberware phono. horn, Clay base drum by Andrew Nagem, CD’s & tapes, Bamboo carv. tube string instrument.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Mounted Bison head, Alum. glass jewelry display case, Hd. carv. & ptd. figural frog bench, 36” ptd. iron butcher shop style trade sign, Triple moth display, Lg. Lucite sculpture by Michael Shacham “Torso” 33/300 39” h., Real scorpion & spider display, Dbl. leaf spinning garden sculpture, New tbl. top scale, Collec. of 34 Mass. lic. plates 1922-1966 & 39 Maryland 1960-1991, Metal enam. sign “Full Line of Spectacles”, Carv. & ptd. wooden zebra stool, Cameras inc. Bell & Howell & Chinon, Metal egg shaped sign “Farm Fresh Eggs 25¢”, Carv./ptd. carousel type horse, Ant. iron Singer treadle sew. mach. base, Sm. mahg. dbl. glass door 4 dwr. cab., 2 vint. metal framed butterfly displays, Selsi telescope, Doors inc. pr. of ant. paneled etc., Lot of bead making equip. and artist’s supplies, Vint. suitcases.

ROCKS & GEMS: Chunk of honey amber w/polished window 25 million yrs. old, Fossilized shark’s teeth & dinosaur bones on stone display, Purple banded agate stone obelisk, 8” amethyst crystal geode, 3” fluorite crystal sphere, 3” carv. stone cat, Rose qrtz. stone sculpture, Rare 3 ½” long Larimar specimen w/polished window, 4” bl. sodolite crystal sculp., Amethyst candle holder, Stone carv. pig etc., 6” pk. banded calcite crystal, 4 ¼” agate carving, Pk. agate geode slice, Pr. of 6 ½” h. ammonite fossil stone bookends, 5 ½” petrified wood sculpture, 5 ½” carv. stone torso, 3” dia. bl. Calcite sphere, 13” Moroccan fossil carv. sculpture, Lg. amethyst crystal point, Trilobite fossil, Septarian heart carv. stone sculpture, Polished petrified wood, Stone sculp. w/ammonite & trilobite fossils, 2 ½” selenite sphere, Fish fossil, Smky. qrtz. point, Bl. calcite sculp., Stone carv. frog & bear, Labradorite sculps. & heart, Pyrite & qrtz. crystal.

LAMPS: 2 metal/beach rock lamps sgn. by Nerio Festa of Ca. “Caged River Rock”, Brass candlesticks, Pr. 3 branch iron wall sconces, 3 glass lamps w/mini. carv. birds/decoys by Henry H. Taylor, 2 Edgecomb Pott. lamps, Pr. pott. tbl. lamps, Cushman’s adj. dbl. arm candle stand, 2 lots of 80 fluorescent lights.

CLOCKS: Ant. brass works wag on the wall clock w/floral ptd. face, Ant. rosewood shelf clock.

BOOKS: Lot w/”Diane Arbus Revelations”/Ind. “Strong Hearts” etc., 1866 “The Complete Angler”, 1937 “Alice in Wonderland....” etc., 4 bxs. cookbooks inc. “The Silver Spoon” etc., Box lots w/”Art of Maine Islands”/”The New Yorker”/”Birds of N. Am.”/ “Norman Rockwell”/”Pablo Picasso”/”Ant. Fish. Tackle” etc., Children’s books, 1882 Bible w/2000 Illus.

TOOLS: Ant. wooden cased set of auger bits by Russell Jennings/Stanley “100”, 4 new 15’ ratchet tie downs by Cal Hawk, Rasps & files, Makita sander, Gerber hatchet, Irwin clamps, 2 galvanized storage trunks, Jumper cables, 100’ ext. cord, 12’ heavy duty tow cables.

WEAPONS: Guns: Sheridan mahg. “Bl. Streak” 5 mm pump b.b. gun. Knives & Swords: Bone hand. hunt. knife, Eagle head hidden sword cane, Brass/bone hand. Bowie knife, Survival knife. Other: 2 iron spin shooting targets.

NAUTICAL & BOAT: Swift 9.5 Kayak, 3& 3 ant. wooden pot buoys, Brass dolphin walking stick, Blown glass ped. base jar w/shells, Iron whale doorstop & mini. St. of Me. seachest, Fish. pole & 2 reels, Danforth anchor, 2 tuna fish squid rig lures, Marine canvas boat cooler, Two 6 gal. outboard gas tanks, 2 Cabelas life jackets, “Super Spreader Cast New w/Ring”, Sawfish bill.

CHILDREN’S: 2 vint. child’s chrs., Vint. doll house w/accessories, Ant. wooden sled w/iron runners, Lot of war toys inc. tanks/trucks/landscapes etc., Vint. stocking doll, Fisher Price hen pull toy, Ant. rabbit ear youth’s chr.

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. Member of Me.Auctioneer’s Association & Maine Antique Dealer’s Assoc.



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