ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION
Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.
At Foster’s Auction Gallery, 811 U.S. Rt. 1, Newcastle, Me.
Preview Sat., Sept. 28, 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: S. Bristol, Spruce Head, Boothbay Hrb. & Round Pond, Me., together w/selected additions. Hope to see you there!! Sale to inc.:
EARLY FURNITURE: 18th c. mahg. Eng. Q. Anne d/l tbl. w/cabriole legs, Mahg. Sheraton fold top card tbl. w/rope legs, Standing boot jack end dough box in old red, 18th c. Federal mahg. shield form pole screen w/needlework, Rd. mahg. scroll foot Empire pedestal base center tbl., Hepplewhite tapered leg stand, China trade camphor wood leather cov./brass bound trunk w/brass tack dec., Tilt top spider leg c/stand, 4 Hitchcock style pillow-back chrs., Lg. mahg. Chippendale mirror, Me. step-back cab. w/2 paneled door base, Q. Anne Centennial vase back Spanish foot chr., Me. pine chest w/ditty box, Cabriole leg stand, Rabbit ear youth’s chr. w/orig. paint dec.
VICTORIAN FURN.: Lg. Renaissance Rev. walnut & burl over mantel mirror w/gold highlights, Ant. oak 2 pc. Hoosier kitchen cab. w/porc. top, Lg. Vic. oak 3 dwr. l door wash stand w/mirror & towel bars, Mahg. loveseat w/medallion back & carv. paw feet, 3 dwr. Vic. cottage chest in orig. paint w/floral dec., Pr. walnut carv./uph. hip hugger chrs. w/instrument medallions, Lg. ant. commercial bellows tbl., Vic. walnut uph. lift top stool, 2 stand. towel bars inc. spool, Ant. rd. pine d/l tbl., Walnut carule base footstool w/floral needlepoint, Milk stool. MID CENT. : Blonde mahg. server by Crawford. CUSTOM/MISSION/VINT. ETC.: Sgn. Stickley oak reclining Morris chr., Mission oak Morris chr. w/foot rest by Royal Easy Chr. Co., Vint. carv. & ptd. bench, Mission oak coffee tbl. & l dwr. stand, Rd. mahg. stand w/3 column base, Ptd. tile top iron stand, Maple Windsor adj. screw candle holder/stand, Vint. rd. bamboo end tbl. w/heavy glass top, 1 door cupboard w/ptd. mermaid, Porch rocker, Pr. Van Leigh Furn. mahg. end stands, Vint. iron glass top teacart w/acorn design, Pr. l dwr. paint dec. night stands w/open shelf, Mahg. Butler’s coffee tbl., Vint. sectioned mirror, 2 Craftsman stools, Fold. desk w/hd. ptd. sailing ship, Butterfly canvas chr., Cut out end bench, Rd. log tbl.
ACCESSORIES: Rare early silk work map of East & W. Hemispheres 25 ½”x17 ½”, Collec. Orient. items inc. snuff bottles/silv. box with jade top/silver block seals/carv. Foo dogs/bronze mirror etc., 3 ant. rd. wooden bowls 12 ¾”to 17” & others, Metal carrier w/6 old milk bottles inc. Me. etc., 8 ant. golf clubs by George Nicoll/Scotland & Chisholm etc., Spanish carv. doc. box w/carv. faces & paint dec., Ant. copper & engrav. bedwarmer, Cast iron kettle & dragon humidifier, Copper wash boiler & brass bucket, Edgewater N.J. #105 fire hat & 2 wool fire coats, Pr. Boston brass ball top andirons, Copper kettles etc., 18 dwr. mahg. spice chest, Brass auto. horn, Lg. wooden carv. bracket shelf w/face, Wr. iron fork w/curly cues & twisted hand. skimmer, Swing handle firkins, Ant. Mah Jong sets, Lg. hd. ptd. floral serv. tray, Iron dog doorstop, Ant. oval wood bowl, Eng. brass stand. trivet, Lg. bev. glass mirrors, Ant. splint basket/buttocks etc., Vint Ifugao Philippine bamboo/rattan backpack,Fancy metal wall coat rack, Hd. made mahg. jewelry chest, Adv. boxes, Oval red tin tub, Iron balance toy cowboy/horse, Wh. enam. kettle, Gent’s brass top skull cane, Metal note holders inc. hand design, Nice wood bowl & pantry box w/red, 8” N. Pole Froz. Foods” containers, D/t adv. box w/sections for Tbl. Talk Pies, Iron mag. rack w/elephants, Cloth cats, Political/sports buttons inc. Babe Ruth & Ferguson etc., Metal jewelry box w/turg. glass panel, Metal rabbit chocolate mold, Ant. quilt, Treadle sew. mach, Ant. Stukely Westcote family tree, 2 lard tins w/pigs, Bronze c/sticks, Paper cutter, Ant./vint. clothes inc. high button shoes/dresses etc., Orient. stitch work w/figs & bldgs., Wooden inlaid jew. box, Brass hand bells, Copper coal hod w/bl.&wh. porc. handles, 2 plaster Swamis (l w/ball), Wooden crates inc. “Clarks Beverages”, S. Am. wool blankets, Kitchen utensils, Linens, Wood carv. walk. sticks, Vint. hats, Wooden carrier w/6 berry bxs., Prim. stone mortar & pestle, Articulated rooster, Ant. brass shaving mug/brush holder, Carv. face in nat. wood pc. DECOYS: Sgn. Hornick Bros., Sgn. Capt. Harry Jobes decoys inc. “Goldeneye” etc., Curlew etc.
GLASS & CHINA ETC.: Set of Lenox china “Westwind” inc.: platter/veg. dishes/c. & sugar/plates etc., 19” Murano colored glass bowl, Royal Dux china horse, 4 crystal sailboats inc. sgn. Waterford & Durand etc., Lg. pr. of bl. & wh. Orient. planters w/orange Coy fish, Lg. bl.& wh. Eng. tureen & ladle w/seashell, Ant. cranberry jewelry box w/enam. dec., Early tall crock w/blue leaf, Set Czech. floral china “Macy’s”, Lot w/Steuben crystal dolphins/cut glass/carafe etc., Lg. bl.& wh. teapot w/village, Cut glass perfume etc., Lot w/Imari tray/Canton etc., Ovoid crock by J. Hart, Jug w/blue floral by White, Crock w/bird by Ballard etc., Weller gourd pitcher, Porc. phrenology head, 2 “Calico” Eng. tureens, Orient.china inc. bowls/ginger jar/teapot etc., Royal Doulton figs., Wash bowl & pitcher, Ruby/cranberry flash glass, Set Adams “Calyx Ware” china, Millville Atmos. fruit jar, Orient. pott. horses, Lg. Italian charger, Lg. bl. banded mix. bowl, Glass skull jar, Ameth. bowl, 19 hd. ptd. Greek tiles, Lg. cloche, Lg. pott. planters inc. 27 ½” blue etc., 12 cobalt sherbets, Turq. “Sealife” vase, Blown art glass egg & vases, 9 pcs. “Pekin” china inc. cov. dishes.
PAINTINGS: W/c cottage & sailboats by Wm. Paskell, O/c sgn. K. Bender of Rosa Bonheurs “The Horse Fair”, O/b by Halle Johnson “Winter Marsh”, W/c’s by Betty A. Pierce inc. Monhegan etc., O/c sailing ship sgn. Audrey Lyons, Ant. w/c of beached sailboat sgn. G. W. Harvey, Prim. w/c of men in rowboat etc., Mix. media of seagulls by Paul Bartlett, Lots of w/c’s by Audrey Maxcy inc. island/lobster shack etc., W/c “Osier’s Wharf” S. Bristol sgn. S. Collins, W/c’s by Marlene Hosey of lobster boats, Jap. Nanga scroll by Akamatsu Unrei, A. Lyons w/c of pansies, Ant. o/b Gent w/cane, W/c’s by Jerush Montez & Ruth Wyttenbach Wilcox, W/c lighthouse by Ginny Ogden, O/c of cowboys sgn. Yon Larivee, W/c by Larry Webster of oil can top, O/b cottage sgn. Mack (Kathleen), O/c lady & child sgn. Neudauer, O/c geese sgn. C. Henderson, Ant. Orient. ptg. on paper of domestic cooking scene, W/c house boat by W. Miller, O/c lady in garden sgn. E. Helback, W/c of Hokusai w/scroll, Ant. ptgs. inc. cows & lake etc., O/c portraits, O/c beach sgn. Dalton, Sketches of Rockport etc. PRINTS: D. Beckwith “Rachel Carson Salt Pond”, L. Mersky “St. In Provincetown” & dog etch. by Cecil etc., 7 children’s prints by F. Rojankovsky, 2 lg. vint. photos of steam/paddle boats “Bristol” & “Newport”, Ship photo “Iroquois”, Poster “Food is Ammunition” of soldiers, Stobart ship print, Marc-Antoine Couttre Bissiere sgn. print, Sgn. etch. by Henry Rushbury, Nautical prints sgn. Mollie Megaffin, Ant. “London Bridge” print, Cloth print of fisherman in canoe, Vint. Boothbay Playhouse posters, Maurice Day of fish. shacks, Horse & rider, Draw. & prints by R. Lepper, Tall ship’s “Newport 1976”, Sgn. proof starfish by Lynn Rita, Sgn. Michael J. Valanger & more.
STERLING: Sm. candelabras & c/sticks, Lot w/basket w/silv. $ center/compote etc., Leaf dish etc., Coasters, Souvenir spoons, 2 prs. c/sticks w/hurricane shades, Serv. pcs., Vases, Scissors & letter opener etc.
Other silver: 8 coin silv. spoons by Howe etc. Silver plated: Serv. dishes, Side spout teapot, Tray w/coat of arms, Tea caddy, Fancy engrav. cig. case, Caster set, Flatware, Sheffield telescopic c/sticks, Floral bowl, Tilting pitcher & more.
JEWELRY: Gold: 14k opal & multi dia. ring, 10k pk. sapphire & dias. ring, 14k rubies & dias. channel set ring, 14k Sunfire qrtz. & multi dia. ring, 14k spray pin w/12 jade stones, 18k bangle & 14k neck., “Sea Gem” 6mm pearl neck. w/14k clasp. Sterling: Rare bl. Larimar ring, 30 ct. ruby brac., 30 ct. emerald brac., Cupid pin, Brac. w/malachite & peridots, 20 ct. lemon qrtz. ring, 5 ct. emerald ring, Copper turq. ring, Opal & bl. Iolite ring, Ind. turq. brac., Smky. qrtz. 20 ct. ring, Garnet/wh. topaz ring, Turq. coral Ind. ring, Snake ring & more. Other jewelry: Carv. Orient. beads etc., Egyptian cuff brac. w/sphinx heads, Costume inc. Napier etc., Lapis neck., Stone bracs., Blk. tourmaline neck. & more.
COINS: 42 Morgan silv. $’s & 8 Peace, 1902-O Barber $1/2, 1857 Fly. Eagle cents, 1866 2¢ v.f., 28 Ind. head ¢’s inc. 1900 die error etc., 1909 Ind. head unc., 1899 dime, 1910 Buff. nickel, 1941 merc. dime unc., 1883 V nickel, Lot nickels: V/Buff./Westward Jour. etc., 58 Lib. & 16 Barber dimes, Wash. quarters, 24 k. g. plated coin set.
ORIENTAL RUGS: Ant. Caucasian prayer 3’7x5’10, Persian 4’2x6’2, 5’10x9’3, Ivory field w/center medallion 4’3x6’9, Caucasian w/medallions 3’6x7’8. Other rugs: Floral French Aubusson tapestry rug 7’3x9’, Orient. style Turkish loomed 5’x7’8, 5’x7’, 3’x5’, French Aubusson style needlework rug 9’5x13’6, Orient. style runners 2’x5’, New wool runner 2’3x7’6, 2 florals 2’x3’, S. Am. carpet 5’5x8’8, Winchester adv. mats, Rag rugs, 2’2x7’5 etc.
MODERN FURN. ETC.: Maple 5 dwr. chest on chest, Maple 3 dwr. bureau, Leather sofa, Leather wing chr. & ottoman, Lg. pine storage box, Air conditioner, Cedar chest, Vint. window fan, etc.
MUSICAL: Ant. Victrola RCA Mfg. Co. portable crank phonograph w/records, Ant. Simplex radio in mahg. case, Elec. disc music box w/8 discs, Old records.
OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Ant. 47 ½”h. carv. white marble pedestal w/carv. leaves, Lg. faux wooden carv. style pilot house eagle, Lg. fancy 5 sec. carv. & ptd. fold. screen w/fish & shells etc., Lg. Lucite skull w/gold flakes, Vint. copper weathervane w/5 trees, Lg. metal & glass display case w/carry handle, 2 whimsical bird sculptures by James Riv Pyne, Mirrored glass display case for ship etc. 10 ¾”x 14 ½”, Iron dolphin door grate, Ant. glass negatives, Fig. tin red bonnet millinery sign, Unusual mounted deer head, 3 iron urns 7 ½” h., Vint. wall tapestry of castle as viewed from woods 4’2x6’11, Oval metal eggs 25¢ sign, Rare book sign, 32” h. fig. frog dumbwaiter, Sm. carousel style horse, Compo. animal head, Carv.& ptd. cat, Heinz tin emboss. adv. sign, Metal garden armillary w/Atlas, 23” L. wooden car, Enam. adv. sign “Am. Flyer Trains”, Complete art studio set inc. easel, Ant. fire hose.
LAMPS: Leaded glass Mission style tbl. lamp & floor lamp, Pr. hog scraper c/sticks w/brass bands, Lg. ant. Orient. porc. lamp w/dragons & birds etc., Wr. iron floor lamp, Pierced lantern w/glass door, Carv. alabaster tbl. lamp & others, Brass c/sticks inc. beehive push-ups, Leaded Mission style tbl. lamp, 13 candle & oil lanterns, Fancy metal base w/slag glass shade, Pewter c/sticks, Gooseneck floor lamp.
CLOCKS: Seth Thomas ship’s clock, Howard Miller tall clock, Vic. oak gingerbread clock w/gold dec. door, Vint. Seth Thomas chime mantel clock, Rosewood shelf clock by Seth Thomas, Vic. mantel clock w/4 columns.
BOOKS: “Hist. of Me.” vol. 1 & II 1928, 6 orig. Mod. “T” Ford manuals & others circa. 1917, 21 ant. books inc. 10 leather bound “Parkman’s Works” etc., “Port of the Bay” sgn. by photographers J. Warner & M.J. White.
TOOLS: Troy Bilt snowblower, Craftsman router/tbl. saw/belt sander/jig saw/socket set, Generac generator, Rigid chop saw, Ant. oak/iron barrel dolly stenc. “F.R. Nies & Co.”, Skill bench top band saw, Elec. planer & vise, 2 new sets 15’ ratchet tie downs, Boxed instrument by E.S. Ritchie for Sperry Gyroscope Co., Ant. metal bound tool chest, Box w/sanders/clamps etc., Tool boxes & tools, Hd. tools, Propane tanks, Hedge trimmer & leaf blower, Alum. ladder, Lawn cart, Shop vac. etc.
WEAPONS: Guns: New Eng. Firearm Co. Pardner SBI 410 ga. shotgun. Knives: 3 hunting knives inc. 2 w/bone handles, Bowie knives, Yin/Yang sword cane, 2 mahg. handle daggers, Brass & mahg. gurka knife, 2 bone handle hunting knives, Fold. skeleton motorcycle knife, Metal eagle head sword cane, 7 fold. inc. fireman/pruning etc. Other: Pr. of leather gun cases, Military jackets, 3 bxs. Tulammo 9 mm ammo., Box of assort. ammo.
NAUTICAL: Ant. 27 ½” brass telescope, Ant. brass bound mahg. Capts. writing desk, Ant. teak ship’s grate, 3 Nantucket style baskets w/scrimmed bone ships & whales etc., Iron whale doorstop, U.S.N. iron bell, 3 wall bells inc. 2 brass, Brass ship’s lamp, Binoculars, Ship’s throttle design tbl. lamp, Artist sgn. pc. of brass ship’s wheel & seagull, Lg. ant. green glass fish. float & nets, Early wr. iron fish. spear 24 ½”, Brass ship’s wheel & search light, Mod. sextant by Davis Instruments “The Master Sextant”, 25” wood /carv. & ptd. fish, Brass prop., Clam basket, Lg. conch shell, Shadow box w/ship & knots & a ½ model, Tray w/Southport chart, Lot w/pulley/megaphone/hd. lines etc.
CHILDREN’S: Rare child’s walnut carv. bureau w/tilting mirror & glove bxs., Lot w/Schoenhut piano & 7 circus animals etc., Ant. highchr. in old red, Ant. wooden swinging rock. horse on base, Germ. bisque head 18” girl doll sgn. W&Co. #301, Grace S. Putnam “Bye Lo Baby” doll, Orient. dolls etc., Collec. vint. toys inc. Keystone “Radar Screen Boat” etc., “SnowKing” wooden sled, Hubley iron mech. race car, Mex. ptd. chr., Doll’s iron cook stove, Child’s paint dec. step-back cupboard, Lionel transformer etc.
MINERALS & SPECIMENS: Rose qrtz. 10” h. crystal, Stone sculp. from ancient fossil squid, Bl. banded agate & qrtz. slice, 3 pcs. bornite, Ameth. geode on marble base.
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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
Licensed, Bonded & Insured. Established in Newcastle since 1953
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