OUTSTANDING TRIPLE ESTATES AUCTION

Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.

Sm. under tent, early auction starts at 9:45 a.m.

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


Preview & to leave bids on Fri. & Sat. Sept. 17 & 18, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. & morning of sale 8:00 to 9:45 a.m. Auctioneer’s note: A fine selection of items from estates in Boothbay, Barter’s Island & Bremen, Me., together with selected additions. Covid 19 guidelines inc.: Masks are required at all times, for unvaccinated people. Seating is limited. We are strongly encouraging absentee bids, that are bid competitively on your behalf. Please join us for this great auction! Bob. Sale to inc.:



EARLY FURN.: Federal cherry rev. grad. 3 dwr. turned leg chest 38”, Scrub top tavern tbl. in milk paint w/tapered legs, Ant. red ptd. d/t 6 board blanket chest, Lift top Sheraton l dwr. stand, Ladder-back armchr., Empire mirrors, Pine bookjack end 5’6” country benches, Arrow-back rocker, Sheraton stands inc. mahg. 1 dwr. d/l etc., Fan back Windsor chr., Step down Windsor armchr.& rocker & others, Sheraton mirror, Inlaid mahg. Hepp. dressing tbl. & mirror.

VICTORIAN FURN.: Lg. choice walnut 6 dwr. lock side bureau w/gallery top, Choice carv. walnut dbl. bookcase 60”x65”, Maine 5’4 country pine church pew, Oak 4 sec. Barrister bookcase, 6 dwr. oak bureau, 2 Vic. chrs. w/needlepoint sailboat etc., Oak commode, Caned seat bamboo turned rocker, Pr. carv. French uph. armchrs., Vic. carv. oak mirror, Wicker standing sewing basket, 2 twisted iron ice cream stools, Stick & ball side chr., Wood box, Organ stool, Vic. walnut lady’s & gents chrs.

CUSTOM & VINT. ETC.: Fine tiger maple bench made tapered leg 1 dwr. stand, Wonderful folk art spool dec. & ptd. 4 dwr. bureau by John Freeman of Boothbay Me., Art Deco red/blk. lacq. Orient. motif l dwr. stand w/shelf, Mahg. gate-leg d/l tbl., Frederick Duckloe Bros. fan back/knuckle arm Winds. chr., 18 dwr. mahg. apothecary chest, Teak garden bench, Cherry Queen Anne tea tbl. by Bruce & Eric Charest, Pr. 1964 Charak Furn. caned back headboards, 36” vint. arrow-back bench, Pr. of bow-back Windsor chrs., Vint. mahg. sewing stand, 3 dwr. d/l stand w/paw feet, Rd. mahg. 2 tier stand, Stand. coat rack, Brass stand. coat rack, 3 tier muffineer, Carv./ptd. Turkish stools, Mahg. 3 sec. cane holder, Wicker bassinet etc., Mid. Cent. fold. chr./stool, Maple bookcase, Boot scraper w/dog, Brass bookrack, Wooden/iron hook meat rack, Ant. brass gold scales, Mahg. Chipp. armchr. WICKER: Nest 3 bamboo/wicker stands, 2 nat. armchrs., Bamboo sofa & armchr., 2 stands, 2 rockers & armchr., Childs rocker, 2 planters, Chaise lounge, Porch swing. ACCESSORIES: Brass bound cased Mah-Jongg set, Ant. wooden covered dough box, Mammoth ant. wooden dough bowl, Orient. calligraphy brushes & rack, Lg. folk art carv. rooster, Pr. carv. & ptd. Foo dogs, Ant. brass bird cage on stand, Metal fig. of dog playing violin, Lg. ornately carv. bone cov. urn w/dragon etc., Baskets inc.: (swing hand., ptd. splint backpack, picnic, Melon, Orient. etc.), Pr. gilt mirrored wall shelves, Fold. wall rack, Lots of colorful bird houses, Sgn. bronze nude figure 9”, Wood mortar & pestle, Brass & copper planters, 2 ant. brass pails, Iron puppy bookends, Ant. game chips, Chapman “Hillside Farm” box, Mahg. 4 dwr. jewel. box, Oval wooden bowl, 4 wood decoys, Tiffany & Co. crystal paperweight, Canvas cov. goose & swan, Hour glass, 18th c. toaster, 2 mantel horse/rider figs., 7 pcs. cloisonné enam. inc. vases etc., Slates, Copper boilers, Vint. appliquéd quilts & others, Ptd. wood tool carrier, Assort. brass c/sticks inc. fancy, 7 sm. bird carvs., Lg. wooden goose, Iron loon & cat doorstops, Vic. walnut shadow box shelf, Brass spittoon/bells etc., Oriental cloisonné vases etc.

GLASS, CHINA, STONEWARE: Scarce Amphora art pottery vase, 25” pr. of Chinese bl./wh. porc. cov. urns, Orient. porc. vase w/birds/flowers, Murano blown 14” vase w/gold/wh./blue, Ant. cut glass inc. rare covered box etc., Lg. Edgecomb Pott. bowl, 30 pc. collec. of Irish Belleek china inc. lg. bowl/vase etc., 12 pcs. Watts pottery w/adv. etc., Mettlach cov. tureen & tray very as is, 2 ant. cut glass bowls 1 sgn. Hawkes, 2 red Orient. ginger jars, Blown witches balls, Rose Medallion umbrella stand, Heisey, Stoneware jug w/Blue bird, 7 pcs. Gonder pottery, Frosted glass fig. nude flower frog, Waterford crystal pitcher, Limoges hat pin holder w/pins, Orient. porc. garden seat, 7 steins w/l lithophane, Royal Doulton fig., 25 pcs. cut/etched glass inc. decanter etc., Atlantic sgn. decanters etc.

PAINTINGS: Earle Barlow w/c of lighthouse & ship “Petite Mannan Light”, 5 mini. portraits inc. 2 on porc., 1840’s o/c ptg. of lady w/bonnet & brooch 28”x36”, Pr. of ant./vint. o/c ptgs. by Jacobus Lambertus Dispo Sr. Dutch 8”x10” of tower & snow scene, Steamship drawings of “Chester W. Chaplin” /”Belfast”/“Machigonne” by Ken Scaller of Me. & others, Ant. o/c of dogs sgn. M. Jones, Maeble Claire Perry o/c w/elk on shore 23”x16”, Pat Olds o/c of horses, O/b landscape by C. Frantzis, Hope Angier o/c folk art of hrb. w/ship etc., 30”x30”, 5 Bill Paxton marine ptgs. etc., Rooster & hen ptg., Ant. pastel of dogs, Ant. o/b rocky shore, Ant. floral still life. PRINTS: Hd. colored “La Nouvelle Yorck” harbor print, Byron Birdsall sgn. print, Lg. 1757 map “L. Amerique Septentrionale”, Orig. sgn. Louis Icart print of girl w/grapes, Newcastle/Dam. 1878 colored map, Ant. horse print, ”Noah’s Ark”, Oval walnut frames, Byron Birdsall sgn. print , Fred Russell map/print of Pem. Lighthouse, 7 duck stamp prints, Birdseye maple frame, Stitch work verse pics., Parrot prints, Animal prints etc.

STERLING SILVER: 205 pc. flatware set “Richelieu”, 89 pc. flatware set “Frontenac”, 49 pc. “Heirloom Last. Spring” flatware, Fine Tiffany & Co. ster. letter box, 6 fancy forks, 6 olive forks, 8 Tiffany spoons in box, 12 salts, Change purse & eye glass holder, Candle sticks, Mirror/brush/frame, Ster./14k tourmaline brac., 30 pc. lot w/serv. pcs./fold. coin purse/nap. rings etc., 6 fancy serv. pcs., 14 pcs. inc. reticulated basket/sugar shaker etc., 26 pc. lot w/serv. pcs. match bxs. etc., 5 bowls & plates etc. Silver plate etc.: Lg. ant. meat cover w/coat of arms, Oval tray etc., Tiffany & Co. ruler, Punch bowl/ladle/flatware etc., 5 pc. fancy coffee/tea set, Shell motif dishes, Bowls, Fancy 26 pc. lot inc. compote/cov. box etc., Lg. lot assort., 23 pc. lot w/trays/bowls etc., Cov. dishes etc., Pr. 3 branch candelabras, Fold. bun warmers, Lg. engrav. fancy tray, Champagne bucket etc.

JEWELRY: Gold: 2 14k bangle bracs., Rare 14k Art Deco carv. jade ring sgn. Walter Lampi, 14k gemstone ring w/sm. diamonds, 14k opal & multi dia. ring, 14k shell cameo brooch & ring, 14k sapp. & wh. topaz ring, 14k chain/ring/brac., 4 pcs/ 14k inc. bee & honeycomb cuff links, 10k amber ring, Gold chains inc. 18k 26” etc., 14k bangle, 14k citrine pend. etc., 14k smokey qrtz. ring, Vic. 8k/9k blk. jet ring & pin, 14k pin & ring w/opals,5 pcs. 10k inc. heart pends. etc. Sterling Silver Jewelry: Navaho earrs., Ind. inlaid turq. cuff brac. sgn. Yellow Horse, “Angela” pcs. by John Hardy inc. 2 cuff bracs. & earrs., 6 bracs. inc. 2 Taxco Mex., 6 rings, Navaho turq. cuff brac. sgn. Sella Becenti, Sgn. Michael Dawkins cuff brac., Ballerina neck., 5 pcs. turq. inc. 3 rings, Earring lot, Lot 5 rings, Scared cat pin, 9 pins inc. cat/fish etc., & other nice lots, Starfish pend., Tribal neck. w/coral & turq., Turq. ring & brac., Marcasite ring/brac. etc., Bangles, 9 rings inc. moonstone etc., Dolphin ring & brac. & much more. Costume etc.: Vint. bangles inc. red/blk. spot bakelite & lucite, Bl. lapis & coral nick. silv. tribal neck., 35” multi colored tourmaline neck., Turquoise tribal neck., 30” ameth. nugget neck., Rose qrtz. & rut. tourmaline beads, Box lots etc.

COINS: Gold: 1910 PCGS MS-63 St. Gaudens $20 gold, 1854 & 1861 Lib. Head $2 ½ golds, 1882-S Lib. $20, 1929 Ind. head $2 ½ gold, 1922 St. Gaudens $20, 1901 Lib. Head $10, 1853 ms-62 Lib. Head $1 gold, 2003 ms70 $5, 2003 ms-70 1/10 oz. $5. Other coins: Rare x.f. 1650 Louis XIV one Ecu crown (K mark), 1766 France silv. crown, 1805 silv. 8 reales, Morgan silv. $’s inc. 1884-CC unc., Estate lot w/lg.& Ind. cents etc., 41 U.S. unc. & proof mint sets, Silv. $1/2’s inc. 90% etc., Box tokens, $187.25 face 90% quarters, Silv. coin & bullion lot .999 & ster, 3 Can. mint sets, Lot of foreign coins & paper curr. & more. Bills: Ant. $500.00 bond w/uncut coupons, 1896 U.S. lg. bill, 35 pc. U.S. lot etc. STAMPS: Lg. estate collec. of U.S. & foreign.

RUGS INC.: Braided rugs, Hooked rug, 2 very worn Orientals etc.

MOD. FURN.: Pine/ptd. sofa tbl., Sm. pine 3 dwr. bureau, Chrome/brass glass shelf.

MUSICAL: Mid cent. Electra-Voice Inc. Wolverine speakers mod. LS-8, Clavietta.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Lg. solid brass Eagle w/spread wings, Sm. ant. oak lift top “Illinois” ice box 39”, Brass eagle top nautical bell, Hyde Windlass multi pattern mold sculpture 36”, 2 fancy ant. corbels etc., Heavy strap iron vint. garden sphere 24”, Wooden carv. carousel type horse, Vint. wood rabbit cage, Ant. Cobblers set w/adv. box, Pr. wooden display pedestals, Carv./ptd. mask w/antlers, “Go Green” marij. sign, “Childs. Dental Clinic”gold/blk. sand sign, Cast stone Buddha head, Pott. water cooler on iron stand, Wood coffin w/shelves inside, Old wooden bxs. & crates.

LAMPS & LIGHTING: Pr. of fancy lion head brass 3 branch wall sconces, Wr. iron 18th c. style dbl. floor lamp w/penny feet & ram’s heads, Vic. brass piano floor lamp with ptd. shade, Wicker floor lamp, 3 milk glass shade oil lamps, Pr. of iron scroll & leaf wall sconces & other prs., Iron floor lamp, Mid East brass lamp, Brass eagle wall sconces, Pr. mirrored fancy silv. wall scones, Alabaster tbl. lamp, Oil lamps w/iron brackets, 2 fig. porc. boudoir lamps, Brass/marble base oil lamp w/prisms, 8 Wr. iron floor candlesticks.

CLOCKS: Fancy slat/marble mantel clock, Ant. mahg. New Haven shelf clock w/birds, N. Haven mahg. banjo clock, Ant. clock w/ship/globe motif & fancy brass clock w/cherubs, Repro. mahg. pillar & scroll shelf clock. BOOKS: 3 vols. “History of Kansas city” etc., 1881 bible. TOOLS: Ice tongs, Bar clamps inc. pr. 30”, Moving blankets.

WEAPONS ETC.: S&W mod. 64-1 38 cal. 6 shot revolver, Dragon head sword cane, Repro. Foreign Legion bombshell carrier, 150 rds. of 40 cal. ammo., Russian Military camo. vint. clothes, 20th c. Civil War style sword.

NAUTICAL: Ant. “Old Town” canoe made into shelf, Ant. 9” oval Nantucket swing handle basket, Dated 1795 incised powder horn w/ships/dbl. eagle/house/crest/mermaid etc., 3 masted ship model in glass case, Nice 48” 2 masted sailboat model & others, Ant. fold. bone swift, Vint. copper/brass sailboat weathervane w/directionals, Heavy ant. bronze ship propeller, Sailor’s whalebone decor. needle case, Tin ship model of “Sarah”, Nautical map serv. tray w/cleat handles, Ant. brass 3 pull telescope, Lots of 7& 6 etc. ant./vint. Me. wooden buoys, Ant. 29” mooring buoy, Pr. green ptd. oars, 6 bamboo fly rods inc. Heddon & Lundgren etc., Vint. Old Town kayak paddle, Rowboat model, Bone/horn carv. sailor’s pie crimper w/heart design, 36” vint. teak ship’s wheel, 2 ant. paddles, Styro. pot buoys, 9” brass prop., Panama Pacific Steamship repro. ship clock, 2 ant. canoe paddles, Bait bags & boxes.

CHILDREN’S: Collec. of train sets inc. Marklin, 1893 “Topsys/Turvys” book, Vint. Russian remote tank in orig. box, Croquet set, Orient. dolls etc., Dolls w/scrub board/trunk etc., Child’s Windsor rocker, Old sleds.

EPHEMERA PAPER ETC.: 12 JFK Pres. campaign pcs. inc. rare $100. guest dinner ticket to Chase Hotel/accept. speech/mags. etc., 1960’s Dell fold out #2 poster (02-131), Orig.1960 Kennedy for Pres. Leadership poster 28”x41”, Estate sports cards inc. 1981 Topps/49ers Joe Montana/Jerry Rice Rookie cards etc., Beatles collec. inc.:(1960’s Dell poster #02-130, 7 Beatles related mags.etc. ), John Raitt auto. theatre pic. & more. CLOTHING & TEXTILES: Purses & fans, Vint. dresses inc. whites, Vint. beaded dresses inc. Deco Flapper etc., Vint. wedd. & Brides Maids dresses, Box lots of estate linens inc. tbl. cloths etc., 7 vint. Sailor’s Naval clothes etc. GEMS & MINERAL SPECIMENS & CARVS. ETC.: Spectacular lg. crystal geode in 2 halves 35 lbs., Rare ameth. crystal dbl. pocket geode 6”, Selenite crystal tower lamp, Orthoceras & ammonite fossil carv. bowl, Egg shade ameth. crystal, Soapstone carv. horse, Jade & marble bear w/fish, Pk. tourmaline pc., Labradorite mermaid carv., Fossil shark tooth, Salt lamp, Selenite crystal flash. sphere, Orient. carv. jade bear, Orthoceras carv./polish. sculpture 400 million yrs. old, Malachite/bone letter opener, 8” flint arrow head, Onyx bowl, Ammonite trinket box, 2 Indian stone axes, Stone carv. cat, & more.

TRACTOR: 2001 John Deere 445, gas, 22 h.p., v-twin w/mower deck, front end snow blower, chains on back, 613 hours use etc.

TERMS:Cash or approved check. Everything sold as is. A buyer’s premium of 15% will be applied to all purchases, payable by the buyer, as part of the purchase price. We accept Visa, Master & Discover Card.



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 1953Member of Me.Auctioneer’s Association & Maine Antique Dealer’s Assoc.



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