SUPERB, UNRESERVED PUBLIC ESTATE AUCTION



Sunday, Sept. 4, 2022 at 10:00 a.m.

Tent auction 9:00 a.m.

At Foster’s Auction Gallery, 811 U.S. Rt. 1, Newcastle, Me. 04553



Preview Fri. & Sat., Sept. 2 & 3, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and morning of sale 8:00 to 9:45 a.m. Auctioneer’s note: A wide selection of choice estate items from Westport Island, Wiscasset, Brunswick & Damariscotta, Me., together with other selected items. To be sold at unreserved public auction. We hope you will join us for an all day auction of great items (600-700 lots of items). Robert. Sale to inc.:

VEHICLES ETC.: 2019 Harley Davidson model FLHTK Electra Glide Ultra Limited motorcycle w/S&S power package; 128 c.i.; 4730 miles, 2011 Chevrolet silver Express van w/stabilitrak all wheel drive; Snowsport plow; 96,719 miles, 2013 Husqvarna 42” lawn tractor; 23 h.p. only 43 hrs.. BOATS: 2017 Lund 1600 (16 ft.) “Fury” tiller aluminum boat w/40 h.p. Mercury outboard, Riptide Minnkota trolling motor & Load Rite boat trailer & 3 tubs of boat accessories & Lowrance fish finder. KAYAKS: Like new green Native Watercraft “MANTARAY 12’ Propel” propeller drive or paddle Kayak w/Sidekick Transport removable wheel system & life vest, 2 Wilderness System 13.5’ “The Ride” kayaks w/rudders, 2 paddles & 2 life vests.

STERLING: Tiffany & Co., George Jensen, Rare Holy chalice w/lapis, “Grand Baroque” flatware, Rare lg. 1899 Lenox Mass. golf trophy, Repousse coffee & teapots, Candelabras & more. SILVER PLATE: Flatware set, Coffee & tea serving sets, Trays, Candelabras, Hot water warming dishes, Serving pcs., Fighting cock figurines, Wine server, Ink stand & more. JEWELRY: 40 plus pcs. inc.: Fine appraised gemstone jewelry, Gold pcs. inc.:(14k, 10k & 9k), Diamonds, Aqua marine, Garnet, White sapphire, Tourmaline, Opal, Moonstone, Jade, Peridot, Blue Sapphire, Amethyst, Mid Cent. Modern pcs., Native American jewelry, Mexican & Eskimo pcs., Pearls, Lapis, Sterling jewelry & more. WATCHES: Men’s 14k Omega Constellation, Lady’s Omega, Rare Howard 14k pocket watch in box, Coin silver pocket watch & more.

WEAPONS: Ant. Winchester Model 94 30-30 take down w/early serial #, U.S. M1 30 cal. carbine, Windham Weaponry 308 AR w/scope, Remington Model 1100 12 ga. shotgun, Stevens Mod. 94C 16 ga. shotgun, PISTOLS INC.: S&W Model 500 five shot revolver, 2 Glock 9mms, Ruger 22 cal. “Single Six” revolver, S&W mm Model M& P9, Kahr 9mm Model CM9, S&W 38 cal. “Airweight” revolver. 5 assort. swords, Tribal ax. KNIVES INC.: U.S.M.C. & Damascus blades. Iron spear w/bamboo shaft, Arrow heads, War club, Lots of ammo., Gun accessories inc.: magazines & holsters etc., Gun field case. SPORTING ETC.: Mounted Black bear standing cub, DECOYS inc.: Rare ant. Merganser, Ant. preening decoy, Lg. Eider decoy, 12 L.L. Bean vintage Magnum cork body decoys etc., Duck & goose calls, 2 ant. Tubbs Snowshoe chrs., Vint. Adirondack Trapper back pack, Mini. Salesman’s sample snowshoes, Winchester spotting scope, Binoculars inc. Swift & Nikon, 1940 Adirondack root base tbl. by Leon Robbins, 4 Shimano 2 speed 50 L.R.S.A. tuna fishing rods, Shark & tuna gaff, 2 Shimano Charter Special rods & reels, 2 electronic underwater tuna & shark attractors, 3 bxs. salt water lures & tackle for tuna & shark, 2 Mustang auto inflate life vests, Sea anchor etc.,

RUGS INC.: Assorted Oriental rugs, Hooked rugs, Rd. hand braided rug.

COINS ETC.: Rare 1896 $5 silver certificate, 35 gold coins inc. 33 graded, Morgan $’s inc.: (3 Carson city, 4 graded etc.), Trade $, 2 early silv. ½$s, A.u. ½ dime, Silv. Eagles inc. graded & full rolls, 2 collecs. of Indian Head cents, Silv. Ed. “Statue of Liberty” Centenn. set, 20th c. U.S. silv. $ postal collec. inc. Morgan & Peace, Collec. proof & mint sets etc.

ACCESSORIES: Oval Shaker box, Pantry boxes inc. blue paint, Spice chests, Rare Doris Stauble Wisc. arrangement, Baskets, Wood bowl, Knife tray, Collec. ant. Jailor’s keys, Ant. ptd. Santos, Rd. treenware tea caddy & egg timer, Whistling Jim metal figure, Ant. tin shoe mold, Carv. ant. wooden mask, Carv./ptd. ant. wooden stools, Ant. marquetry jewelry box, Brass sleigh bell, Mortar & pestle, Photo of Nixon at Augusta airport, Brass carriage lamp, Brass & copper, 5 ant. granite mill wheels, 18th cent. iron hooks & trammels, Pr. carv. wooden shelves, Chapman Farm watering can, Assort. frames, 3 wicker dress forms, 20th cent. leaded glass tbl. lamps, Pr. 18th c. style wrought iron floor candle lamps.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Rare blue Wells Fargo strong box & bag, Stanley #46 iron plane w/blades, 2 19th c. glass National Casket co. embalming bottles w/flags & eagles, Eskimo walrus ivory knife for cutting igloo blocks, 221 Featherweight sewing machine in blk. case, Mirage 6k 2000 gold/silv. specific gravity testing scale, 6’x12’ ant. 42 star U.S. flag, Metal eagle wall plaque, Nikon D5300 camera & photo equipment.

FURNITURE: ANTIQUE: Mahg. deep d/l swing-leg dining tbl., Country pine step back 3 dwr. cupboard, 2 pine 4 dwr. bureaus, 3 country pine blanket chest inc. 2 w/decoration, Grain ptd. Hepplewhite l dwr. tapered leg stand, D/t pine hooded cradle, Tiger maple rush seat chr., 18th c. ladder-back chr. w/splint seat, Pr. stenciled thumb-back rush seat side chrs. w/rare dbl. rung front. VICTORIAN: Ant. oak 7 dwr. 4 sec. stacking file cab. by Browne & Morse Co., Sm. ant. oak “Illinois” ice box, Rd. walnut occasional tbl. w/carv. hoof feet, Superb ant. dome top fancy trunk w/alligator skin dec., Ant. spool corner chr., Fancy wicker & wood magazine & music stand w/stick & ball designs, Ornate carv. stool w/floral needlepoint upholstery. 20TH CENTURY: Sgn. Hitchcock furn. inc.: (6 chrs., Bench, Demi lune tbl.), Nice Q. A. tan uph. wing chr. Pr. sm. ptd. mahg. 5 dwr. chests, String inlaid mahg. M. Washington 3 dwr. sewing stand, 5 dwr. French style bureau, 4 solid teak hand made Arts & Crafts style chrs., 6’ bookcase w/adj. shelves, Diminutive French style mahg. 3 dwr. stand.

PAINTINGS ETC.: Artists inc.: (20 Vernon Broe, Aldro Thompson Hibbard, Parker Gamage, Gene Klebe, 4 pcs. by Francis Quirk, Charles F. Knauff, Fred Russell, 13 pcs. by Herbert W.C. Browne, 2 by June W. Lincoln, William Henry Drake, Hal Robinson, Russia poster watercolor by Furbugh, O/c study of nude lady, O/c landscape of shepard & sheep, Impressionistic beach scene, Ant. landscape of trees, Ant. mini. o/b of boy feeding cat, Sm. o/b of volcano erupting, Oval w/c of The Bay of Naples 1880’s, Wonderful Me. ant. o/b folk art ptg. of farm house w/horse & cows, 3 Folk art marine ptgs., 2 ant. Islamic book page w/c’s. PRINTS: Ant. prints inc. six 18th c. hd. colored bird prints, 1838”Snipe Shooting” by McLean, 1847 “Entrance of the Temples” David Roberts R.A., Water rail bird print by J.E. Gould, 5 mythological 19th c. Italian etchings of Gods in chariots (after Raphael), Mid Cent. Mod. & 20th c. prints inc.: Artists: 23 Margaret Bourke White “Soviet Union”, 3 Andrew Wyeth, Winslow Homer, 2 Natalie Wriggins, Karl Schwalbe, Maurice Utrillo, Kamil Kubik, 4 Consuelo Hanks, 2 Brian Rice, 2 Sven Lukin, 4 Arthur L. Flory, Margot Lovejoy, Milka Cizik, FernandoVilchis & more. SCULPTURES: Rare Edmund Casarella (Am. 1920-1996) iron sculpture “Napoli”, Wire sculptured basket w/ocean stones, Stone egg on mitten by Robert Foster, 17 assorted wooden carvings & sculptures inc.: Ted Anderson bear, Plover by John Gingrow, Elephant, Rooster, Frog, Cat, Stingray & more.

BOOKS: The costumes of Yorkshire etc. in 1814, Ant. leather Holy Bible, Nouvelles Fables 1715, Lib. of Health w/color plates, 1912 German Sporting Catalog Waffen Preis Courant, 1883 Scientific American by Munn & Co. N.Y. , 1772 Geografia Universale P. Buffier & JP. Fran. Jacquier w/19 fold out maps, 2 Spawn #9 & 31 graded comic books. MAPS: Collec. of 34 maps from 18th,19th & 20th cent. some sold in lots. ANT. DOCUMENTS: 2 New Hampshire Justice of Peace appointments, N.Y. Supreme Court appointment.

ORIENTAL INC.: Asian bronze gong hanging from wooden carv. peacock w/striker, Ant. export inc. 5 Imari Jap. plates, 2 bl./wh. serv. dishes w/wood stand, Assort. 20th c. export porcelain, Cloisonné vase, 1950’s mini. jade carv. rabbit, Tibet bronze bell & thunderbolt, Wooden bucket & baskets, Asian wood carv. wall plaque of bird, Sgn. bone Netsuke of Foo lion w/inside ball.

NAUTICAL: Ant. whale bone sailor made swift on stand (rough), Scarce ant. exotic wood caulking mallet w/bone ring, Collec. of wooden pot buoys, Colored glass fishing floats, Ships wheels, Decorated ships lights, 2 heavy duty wire fish pier baskets w/handles, Ant. oars, Ship prints, Coral & shells, Pr. boat shaped shelves, Carv. “Harbor Imports” sign, Bronze mermaid w/sea shell, Carv. wall shelf w/ship & dolphins, Brass ship wheel/lighthouse cigarette box, Whale shaped basket & more.

GLASS ETC.: Rare signed Quezal Art Nouveau silver overlay 7 ½” art glass vase, Lg. Murano ant. glass vase, Carnival glass vase, Vic. yellow jeweled cased glass vase w/ptd. bird poss. Webb or Mt. Washington art glass, Acanthus leaf Sandwich glass whale oil lamp, Cranberry glass caster set in s.p. holder, Collec. of Murano style glass animals, 3 glass witches balls, 12 blue & gold floral stemware pcs. CHINA: Willow, Quimper, Staffordshire Flow blue, Spongeware, Delft, Wedgwood, Spode, Old Paris porcelain, Majolica, 2 china sets. POTTERY: Lg. vase on wood base, Elephant form watering can, Colorful Iguana, Assort. sculptured pott. by Phyllis Lucina Chamberlain Me.

CANES: Gold & silver top, Sword canes, Ivory & bone carv. canes, Folk art & nautical canes, Umbrella w/hidden sword etc.

TOYS ETC.: Ant. dec. sled, Collec. of Lionel trains, Ant. wooden trolley from 1893 Columbian World’s Fair, 1950’s Marx Amer. Airline metal plane, Lot of vintage “Apex” rubber toys inc. sand pails & shovels etc.

ADVERTISING: Codfish barrel top label, Art Deco calendar, Sm. porcelain enamel sign “Arnold Schwinn Co. w/airplane, Glass Coca Cola sign & paperweight, Pepsi Cola bottle opener, Vint. Japan poster, Rare 1927 movie poster “No Control” w/Harrison Ford & Phyllis Haver.

MINERALS: Crystal geodes, Fossils, Petrified wood, Amethyst, Jade, Rose/smoky & clear quartz pcs., Also butterfly & insect wall displays.

GARDEN ETC.: Wrought iron, Cast iron, Tin, Plant stand & planters, Bench, Brass & copper weathervane, Armillaries, Raised tin garden bed, Dolphin iron grate, Wall coat racks, Doorstops, Tin/wire 3 tier stands, Blue glass witches ball on arrow base, Pr. cast iron garden egrets & more.

MUSICAL: Hide covered drum, Yamaha F-310 guitar in case, Mugig violin in case.

TENT: Honda generator, Ariens snow blower, 3200 psi pressure washer, Husky 33 gal. air compressor, Wen drill press, Craftsman router & tbl., Wen portable tbl. saw, Motorcycle & car jacks, Dolly mounted w/2000 lb. winch, Vises, Shop vac., Saw horses, Alum. ladder, Wheel barrel, Bar clamps, Bench & hd.grinders, Bxs. of sockets & wrenches, Tool bxs. full of tools, Other power & hand tools & equipment. Other: Lg. lot of fishing equipment, Keg refrigerator, Kitchen island, Weber grill & camping equipment, New Butcher block counter top.

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, (near sale ) 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 Association



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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