SATURDAY OCT 1st 9:30A.M.
TOWNSHEND AUCTION GALLERY
683 VT. RTE. 30 TOWNSHEND VT.
We are excited to offer the second in a series from an upscale Arlington Vt. executive home along with the continuation of the “Ham” Wondrofski estate and others. This fascinating auction will present an opportunity to update your home with extremely high quality modern furnishings, some nice Danish modern pieces and period antique and country items. There will also be a great selection of fine china; crystal; pottery other glassware. A great selection of antique and modern firearms; swords; knives an other military items. Interesting artwork; quality area rugs/carpets; notable art work and much more. Please visit our website for photos and other details. Exhibition from noon til five Friday and 8:30am Saturday………………..
Superior quality modern furnishings will include a fabulous formal Georgian style inlaid walnut pedestal dining table by “John Widdicomb” surrounded by a compatible set of eleven carved mahogany dining chairs—A superb Cherry Chippendale style open top hutch—A stunning heavily carved triple door book cabinet w/big carved paw feet—Rock maple drop side butlers service cart—Fine Butlers service tray on stand—Wonderful pair Mahogany corner curios—A nice antique oak curved glass china closet–A handsome two part Secretary—Never used high quality sectional living room sofa and another brand new couch—A pair of twin beds w/new box&mattress—Wonderful leather library arm chair—An exceptionally ornate antique Victorian eterge’—A nice cherry Chippendale 2/3 chest on Ogee feet…An extra pretty golden oak dresser w/heavy mirror–A very nice pair of bamboo sunroom chairs–Fancy Chinese Tabernacle table—Beautiful walnut kneehole desk w/bombay drawers—Large mahogany corner cabinet—Walnut foyer table w/drawer—Set of four high-top bar stools—Mid-Century Modern will include a Danish teak bedroom set signed, include nine drawer dresser; tall chest and nite stand—A wonderful pair of wrought iron base triangular red marble top end stands— And another pretty Danish long dresser—-Set of three teak arm chairs w/red upholstery—Several Mid-century bronzes and sculptures—Mid century pottery including wonderful Van Briggle vase; Large set of “Kirsien Denmark” dinnerware–Roseville vases etc. –Lots of great abstract watercolors and other signed artwork—Assorted mid-century lighting and much more. Additionally there is some interesting Deco era items such as a great patio table w/four chairs—A pair of heavy wrought iron patio lounges and much more—Lots of fine china, crystal glassware includin large set of Limoges dinnerware in Chinoiserie pattern—Partial set of blue floral and gilt dinner plates—A large selection of fine German porcelain table items—Collection of eye washers in various colors—Asst. Candlewick incl. two large platters, center bowl and more—Set of ten “Starlyte” crystal tumblers w/gold overlay—Fine crystal stemware—Hummel Boy Signing w/Bird—Lenox foot nappy Ming pattern—“Colombe” pitcher—Quimper covered dish—Gorgeous French cobalt w/gold floral overlay—Gorgeous reticulated console set—Large selection of transfer decorated ironstone—Large Extra pretty Chinese “Fish Bowl” on stand—Other items if interest include a very expensive set of foyer velvet draperies (Ya really gotta see them)—A stunning “Waterford” chandelier and a pair of near matching table lamps—Wonderful collection blown paper weights—A Collection of pretty Akro Agate table items—Three ebony carvings (Rhino; Bull; Lion)—A wonderful stone carving of a Mink Whale on stand—Pretty pair of sterling candle sticks—Hard-to-find brass “Sewing Bird”—Country store cast iron counter scales—Cast iron cook ware–Large ornate brass B&H letter stand—Large Knights shield w/three swords–Wonderful brass “BiPlane” weathervane on stand—Fancy antique cast brass wall sconces and much more…Lots of Estate Costume (?) Jewelry Many silver dollars w/rare and important dates and mints and other silver coins (Please come look on Friday)……..Large selection attic fresh antique toys many to be sold in generous box lots–Great John Deere pedal tractor; John Deere windmill a other John Deere items-Several cast iron toys in many forms by various makers—Many tin trucks like Tonka etc. Please check website often for photo updates throughout the week—Several antique and a few modern firearms including early Springfield trap-door 45-70—Early 19th century Brown Bess–1828 50cal flint lock–Davenport breech loading 20ga. single—Hopkins Allen octagon 22 trappers rifle—Early 1800’s Towers cap & ball and many other 19th century long guns—Other rifles include a beautiful 300 Savage w/scope–Type 38 Ariska, 257 Roberts w/ scope and 30 rounds special ammo—Thompson %0cal w/scope—1934 Mosin Negant 7.65×54—Hand guns include a like new Hi-Point model C9 9mm luger–Smith & Wesson 38 special—Dayco Jeanings 9mm luger—Cobraent model CA380—Hi-Point S&W 40cal and many many others (Auctioneers Note: We have yet to examine and identify all the guns in this estate so please check back)—Also selling many knives, swords, bayonets and related sharpes in addition to many assorted military items. Two large buck deer mounts—Vintage wool hunting attire—Be sure to visit website often for updated photos To begin outside there will be another large lots of yard, garden and shop tools yet in the shed so Ya better come have a look cause there are lots of treasures here………………
Auctioneers note: Please excuse this very brief listing as we are really behind on photographing and itemizing. Please check our website daily for updates