ABSENTEE & LIVE
ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION
Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
At Foster’s Auction Gallery, 811 U.S. Rt. 1, Newcastle, Me. 04553
Sale to inc. items from homes & estates in Boothbay Hrb., Wiscasset & Cape Elizabeth, Me., together with other selected additions. Hope to see you there. Preview & to leave bids on Weds., Aug. 5 through Sat. Aug. 8, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ea. day & morning of sale 8:00 to 9:45. Hope to see you there!
Covid 19 Maine State Guidelines will be upheld as follows: Masks are required at all times while in the building & where social distancing measures are hard to maintain outside. We are adhering to 6’ distancing and only 50 seats & people allowed in the building at anytime during the auction or preview. Given the above requirements we are strongly encouraging absentee bids & have extended our viewing times to allow people to come in & leave bids, which we will bid competitively on your behalf. We have only 50 seats available inside & reservations are necessary. Please be kind to others & only reserve if you plan on bidding. We will have 50 seats available outside, under the tent, if you wish to wait & bid when items you are interested in come up for sale. We know times have changed & we want to continue to offer live auctions to everyone. In order to do that we must adhere to Maine State guidelines & requirements. We ask that you help us by being kind & protect yourself & others.
EARLY FURNITURE: Sheraton cherry d/l tbl., Mahg. inlaid Hepp. card tbl., Hepp. splayed leg stand, ladder-back chr., Boston rocker in orig. paint, Sheraton 1 dwr. stand w/birdseye dwr., Nice set of 6 Rabbit ear/arrow back chrs. in orig. paint dec., Snake foot candlestand, Fruit stenciled Boston rocker.
VICTORIAN FURNITURE: Birdseye maple grad. 6 dwr. French style bureau, Refin. golden oak rd. ped. base dining tbl., Ant. lift top pine bxs., Ladder-back chr., Pine 4 dwr. Vic. refin. chest, 1 dwr. pine blanket chest, Nursing rockers, Vic. walnut 4 tier display shelf, Oak desk chr., Pr. mahg. l dwr. end stands, Vic. mirrors inc walnut & fancy gold, Barley twist stool w/needlework, Slant front 3 dwr. desk, Mission style stool.
CUSTOM & VINTAGE: Oriental shadow box coffee tbl. w/stone carv. birds etc., Inlaid mahg. 4 dwr. bureau, Sm. mahg. sideboard, Mahg. 4 dwr. end stand, Mahg. d/l tbl., Wooden shoe foot bench, Dome top mirror, Mahg. Ford museum candle stand, Prayer stools, 31” brass tray coffee tbl. sgn. Tazi, Pine 4 dwr. cabinet, Blanket box w/strap dec.,Inlaid tilt top candle stand, Martha Washington sewing stand, Pr. rd. mahg. leather top stands, Mahg. pie crust top tea tbl. w/paw feet, Chipp. mirror, Hitchcock stenciled bench, Mahg. l dwr. wig stand w/snake feet, Mahg. stool w/needlepoint top, Mahg. teacart, Cherry candlestand & others, Hutch top, Pr. leather uph. armchrs., Wooden stools, Italian paint dec. mirror.
ACCESSORIES: Ant. triple T. Stevens silk work pcs. of fox hunt framed inc. “The Meet to “The Death”, Copper dec. bedwarmer, Chinese vint. carv. gr. jade bowl w/dragons, Mahg. 18 dwr. spice chest, Lot w/bronze Foo lion & vase etc., Ant. pierced bedwarmer, 3 bxs. new/ant. hardware etc., Ant. brass andirons, Orient. plique a jour bowl & cloisonné planter, Marble mortar & pestle, 2 framed butterfly specimens, Ant. iron horse doorstop, Bone pcs. inc. parasol/netsuke/scrimshaw etc., Lindsey Woolsy woven coverlet, Ant. “Silver Crest Farms” adv. crate, Orient. bronze plant pot base, Knives & ice picks, Avocet shore bird, Lift top shoeshine kit, 5 ant. iron pcs. inc. Pizzelle maker/chestnut roaster etc., Orient. lot w/bronze inkwell w/fish/cloisonné jar etc., 9 wood pcs. inc. butter molds/lemon squeezer etc., Cabinet, Lg. mod. resin fig. of Can Can dancers by Giuseppe, Binoculars, 11 brass letters, Wooden carv. mahg. Colt, Sm. collec. tintypes, Canes inc. flute shaft & bone carv., Box padlocks & keys, Mag. glasses w/horn, Firkin & mortar & pestle, Iron “To Nude Beach” sign, Purses, Baskets inc.Sgn. Indian/Sew./African basket/China bamboo/Picnic etc., Carv. drum etc., Quilts, Carv./ptd. rooster, Metal milk carrier, Pipes inc. china w/ptd. scene, Iron kettles, Tin candle mold etc., Copper kettle, Bronze of horse & riders, Brass push-up candlesticks,7 apple form pcs. inc. tea caddy/cloisonne etc., Figurine of owl under glass dome, Hourglass, Pewter, Toleware trays etc.
GLASS & CHINA: Sgn. Waterford cut crystal decanter, Cut glass inc. 14” pinwheel vase etc., Roseville pond lily vase, 35 pcs. ant. Kuntani china, Royal Haeger bl./gr. pott. fish vase, 11 bisq. figs. inc. baby in basket etc., 51 pc. “Royal Mail” china inc. teapot/cov. dishes etc., 6 Me. milk bottles w/tin carrier, Royal Doulton “Marie” & Beswick Simese cats, Staff. dogs, 12 pottery sculptures by Woolwich Me. potter Daniel Gehan & coiled work pcs. etc., Pr. air twist candlesticks, Orient. bl./wh. coffee pot & vase, 7 pcs. Orient. pott. inc. Satsuma vase/bowl w/raised figs. etc., Porc. figs. inc. couple w/crown & N etc., 21 pcs. patt. glass & crystal inc. ant., 13 cups & saucers inc. Adderley bone china etc., Floral Sevres china shoe box, Skull s/peppers, Hd. ptd. Nippon butter dish, Cut and pressed glass, Austrian c/saucer etc., 16 pcs. pk. Depression glass, 14” vase w/glazing & parian deer, Lot of hd. made pott., Milk glass hens on nests, Lg. clay pot w/wood cov. & base, Set of wh. Limoges w/gold, Colored glass, Flow blue “States” plate etc., Hen’s on nests, Germ. steins, 7 Royal Doulton character mugs, Majolica umbrella holder w/angel head, Blown glass decanters, Glass paperweights, 2 garden cloches, Moorcroft dish, Pattern glass.
SILVER: Steling: 70 pc. ster. flatware set by Internat’l., “Royal Danish”, 3 bowls inc. 8” & others, Tea strainer, Pr. candlesticks. Coin: 17 .800 etc. collec. spoons, Lot 15 coin spoons. Silver plated: Teapots, Bowls etc.,
JEWELRY: Gold: Platinum filigree citrine & dia. ring, 2 14k dia. necks., 14k Orient. jade gemstone brac., 2 ct. citrine & 6 dia. 14k ring, 10k dia. chip fish pin, 14k dia. Nantucket earrings & neck., 2 dia. star necks. in 14k & 18K, 5mm strand of 20” pearls, 3 pr. 14k earrings inc. bl. sapp. & jade, 24k gold pendant, 2 14k filigree pins inc. dia. & sapphire, 14k dia. neck. & earrs., Pearl & dia. 14k ring, Grad. pearl neck. w/14k clasp, 14k earrs. etc., 14k setting w/2 dias. etc., 18k rose qrtz. dolphin pend., 10k watch pin, 16k dentil gold, 14k mono. ring etc.,Lot of 10k jewl. Silver jewelry: Georg Jensen bird pin, 2 14k bangle bracs., Jasper pend. on collar neck., Marcasite brooch by Judith Jack, 2 malachite link bracs. & 2 garnet bracs., Bl. topaz tennis brac., Bl. larimar ring, Garnet pcs. inc. Celtic neck./crab pin etc., Larimar pend., Silv. turtle pend. w/tourmaline etc., Ameth. & peridot rings, Lot w/Indian pin/bangles etc., Stone bracs. inc. agate w/fluorite etc., Peridot/garnet brac. etc., Moonstone/garnet neck., Multi stone ring w/sapp/ameth./peridot etc., Clam shell brac. etc., Woven ster. neck., 5 bracs. inc. cuffs etc., Pends. inc. opal/coral & moonstone etc., Citrine rings inc. cocktail, Amber & topaz ring, Garnet ring, Turq. neck., Citrine pend., Bl. topaz & citrine ring, Turq. ring, 14 assort. rings, Lot w/bracs.-necks. etc., Amber bar pin & pends., Bl. topaz ring, Men’s ring w/anchors, Crosslet ameth. neck., Citrine & peridot neck., Lot w/bolo etc. Other jewelry: Fancy rhinestone neck., Lot costume, 4 pcs. wire wrap stone jewelry, Garnet bead neck., 4 bakelite bracs., Orient. b/w shard jewelry. Watches: Mens vint. “Montres Rolex SA” 14k 17j. wrist watch, 18k lady’s Bucherer wrist watch, Invicta sp. ed. wrist watch etc., Patriots wrist watch.
COINS: Gold: 1987 $5 gold & silv. “Constitution” set, 1992 ¼ oz. $10 proof Gold Am. Eagle, 1987 proof ½ oz. $25.00 gold, 1986-W $50 Am. Eagle, 3 pc. proof set “Olympic” w/$10 gold etc., WWII Ann. set w/$5 gold, 1991 $10 Am. Eagle & 1991 & 1988 $5 golds, 1992 “Olympic” proof set w/$5 gold, 1885 Morgan $, Other coins: Morgan silv. dollars (1884-CC, 1885-CC & ’83-CC), 5 proof 1 oz. Silv. Eagles, 5 Prestige coin sets inc. 1983 Olympic, 1986 uncirc. Lib. $ & $1/2 sets, 1998 5 coin proof set, 5 comm. sets inc. “U.S. Veterans” /3 pc. silv. $ set etc.
ORIENTAL RUGS: Semi ant. 5’5x8’3, 3’x5’8, Keshan 8’11x11’11, Tabrez 2’7x4’8, Kirman 9’2x12’.
Other rugs: Wilton Eng. hooked wool runner 8’x 2’3 & floral 2’4x10’, Room size hd. braided, Hooked w/sailboat 4’x6’, Mickey Mouse rug etc., Braided 6’5x8’4 & scatters.
MODERN FURNITURE ETC.: Fancy beveled glass mirror, Leaded glass mirror & wall clock, Bl./wh. spread w/shams, Ptd. metal 6 dwr. off. cab., Cohasset candlestands, Fancy metal patio tbl. & 4 chrs., Wool blankets.
MUSICAL: Ant. rosewood clarinet, Vint. tombstone short-wave world radio, Bugle, Guitar Zither, Ant. fiddle.
OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Lg. ant. wall map “Hartford County Conn.” 1855, 5 Gaunt car badges inc. Scotland & 4 WWII Air Force ster. wings, Brass fireman’s bell, Box of carvers exotic wood inc. birdseye & tiger maple etc., Iron dolphin door grate, Indian “Wedding Bonnet” by Lillian Romero, Marble architect. pc. w/crest, Raleigh 21” C-40 Cross Sport men’s bike, “Complete Art Studio” w/easel, “Farm Fresh Eggs...” sign, Tent etc., Minolta camera, Metal leaf sculpture, Carv. cow by Brewster, Pine crates, 3 lg. milk cans “Wachusett”, Fancy metal octagonal footed base, Adv. crates, Flower barrel, Hyde Windlass wood. pattern molds, Port. sewing mach. by Nat’l., Lg. Am. flag, Cut out fox weathervane, Cameras inc. Zeiss Icon, Goose whirly gig, 2 iron water bottle bases, Iron horse weight.
PAINTINGS: Lg. ptgs. inc. colonial couple 38 ½” x 68 ½”, Moonlit sgn. w/wood relief & landscape by Thor Carlson, Pr. of o/c of elegant ladies, Lg. collec. of fine pencil drawings of steamships by K. Schaller inc. “Providence” 22”X14”/”State of Me.”/”Camden”/”Fall River Line” etc., O/c of birches by Jay Taylor, O/c girl w/flowers sgn. Juan Lopetequi, Daniel Gehan artwork collec. inc. self portrait & w/colors etc., India ptg. on silk of elephant,O/c of North German Lloyd Liner “Europa” by Gerhard/Graf 38 ¼”x26”, O/c of yacht “Southern Cross”, W/c of sailboat & dock by H. Vollen, Oil of flowers by Charlotte Jackson, 2 oils by Sandra Perez Liberman, Judy Oliver shadow box ptg., 3 lg. ptgs. inc. Colonial couple 38 ½”x68 ½” etc., 2 Indian fine figural w/c’s, 2 oils of boys by Frank Palmieri, Judy Oliver shadow box ptg., Enam. on copper of girl sgn. Cardin, Basket of fruit theorem, Tibet w/c Buddha, W/c of bird on bloosoms sgn. Edward V. Siebld Dingle, Ptg. on wood of “S.S. Schaler” ship, Chalk of men in rowboat, O/b landscape sgn. R.C. Scott, Vint. oil on tin of man fishing, W/c of lupines by C.R. Phillips, W/c of sailboat sgn. Dwight Blaney 1891, O/c sailboat by Lillian Hale. PRINTS: Ant. Prang print of Me. lumber schooners by L.K. Harlow, Comedy golf print “”Rule IV & VI” from Perrier Water, 3 sgn. W. Nutting prints inc. Doughnut Day” etc., “The Ketubah” marriage print, Contemp. “Birdseye View Farmington Me.” & “Newcastle & Dam. in 1878”, Redoute floral prints, Lmtd. ed. Canada goose print by Guy Coheleach, 6 fish prints, Godey Fash. prints, Ant. farm photos, Univ. of Me. bear print, Clipper ship print, Ship print “Providence” &many others, Fox hunt print.
GEMS etc.: Fine lg. clear qrtz. crystal geode, Orthoceras foss. sculp. w/squid like fossils, 4 stone carv. parrots inc. ameth. & rose qrtz., Onyx pyramid w/box.
LAMPS: Canton ginger jar lamp, Ant. cloisonne lamp w/Arts & Crafts shade, Mid Cent. sculp. pott. tbl. lamp, Glass tbl. lamp sgn. Royal Art Glass Co., Desk lamp w/slag glass shade, Tbl. lamps inc. sgn. Satsuma/pewter etc., Amber ped. oil w/opalescent dec., Aladdin tbl. lamp w/shade, Clamp mag. lamp & work light, Led bulbs, Lamp made from “Mount Hope “ cutwater part.
CLOCKS: Bayard 8 day brass ship’s clock, Fig. 8 Ingraham wall clock, H. Miller bracket clock.
BOOKS: 4 bxs. of nautical books inc. “Maritime Hist. of Me.” etc.
TOOLS: Craftsman: 24” elec. start snowblower exc. cond., 23 ant. wood chisels inc. Buck etc., Lg. ant. iron anvil, Vint. Band saw, 21” gas lawn mower etc., Bailey dbl. roller pottery maker’s slab tbl., 28 sculp. tools, 8 wood chisels, Ant. oak machinists tool chest, Mikita tbl. saw, 4 new 30” bar clamps, Stihl ms-171 chain saw, Push lawn mower, Carv. chisels, Ant. Farrand Rapid Rule, New 2 ton power puller w/3 hooks, Lot w/100’s of dowels & star kits, Dremel tools & access., Lot w/come-along/hd. tools etc., Miter box & saw,Water pump, New mini pistol crossbow, Elec. drill etc., 15” scroll saw, 4 groove joint pliers, B&D fold. Workmate 350 bench, New 2 ton hydraulic bottle jack, Box lots, Dolmar chain saw, Elec. fan, Wooden step stool, Box mechanics sockets, Elec. grinder, Skil saw/air compressor, Hay knife/augers etc., Lot w/wooden planes etc., Broad axe sgn. J.M., Wetstone.
WEAPONS: Knives & swords: 25 ant./vint. pock. knives. Other: New mini. pistol crossbow, 250 rds. Tulammo 9mm ammo., Iron soldier on horse balance toy.
NAUTICAL: Ship models inc. 30 ½” 3 masted & 2 masted “Viola B” etc., Nice ant. tin adv. pic. of steamer “Kaiserin Auguste Victoria”, by Pansing 41”x28 ½”, Ant.uph. settee from steamer “Providence”, Ant. sea chest w/beckets, Binacle w/compass by Kelvin/White Co., Collec. vint./ant. fish. lures, Pond boat, Box of sea glass etc., 2 wood canoe paddles, Builder’s half model of Albert Lemos of steam yacht, “Windflower” ptd. oarrs etc., Lot of vint. Navy sailor suits etc., Wooden paddle, Brass boat horn, Binoculars, Metal ship bookends.
CHILDREN’S: Doll’s Empire bureau, Ant. iron “Am. Home Deposit” bank, Iron cat & mouse mech. bank, Vint. school desk, Hubley ptd. iron race car, 2005 Parker Bros. Star wars Risk game, Ant. teaset, 1886 oak toy dining tbl.
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.
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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.
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