A very elegant antiques auction especially for Thanksgiving weekend
SATURDAY NOV. 28th 9:30 A.M.
Our customary Thanksgiving auction is even more elegant this year with the inclusion of items from the Cary Carpender estate, Americana from a multi-generational Windham Vt. farm as well as many other items chosen just for this exciting event, including a collection of antique guns, antique bronze statues, artwork and much much more. Many of these items would make excellent and unusual Christmas gifts for your Holiday decorating ideas. Exhibition is noon til five Friday and at 8:30am Saturday. Please join us for the day…
There an absolutely stunning Renaissance Revival hall tree w/massive carvings throughout-A gorgeous carved server w/big Northwind face in center–A period Federal sideboard w/fluted legs, bow front, lion head pulls, shaped back, etc.—An extrodinary tilt-top breakfast table w/carvings—Lots of early Americana/ country including wonderful 18th century New England tavern table w/stretcher base, long drawer etc. and another on tapered legs, pegged const.–A very early 19th century Pa. step-back open top cupboard w/gentle carvings on base—Also a wonderful early pine cupboard w/raised panel doors and a pretty pine canted back pewter cupboard—Early pine dry sink–Really early primitive dough box—The best primitive Saw Buck table—Early Sheraton maple drop leaf table—Set of four step-down Windsor chairs–Late 18th/early 19th century Chippendale chest-on-chest—A fine pair of period Chippendale side chairs—Birdcage tilt-top tea table—A dainty diminutive birch occasional table w/fancy carvings and shaped top, Griffin head finials— Rare Sheraton cookie corner sewing stand w/original yarn basket—Late 18th century Chippendale graduated six drawer chest on bracket base and a near matching snipe hinge blanket box–Early-early 2/3 maple chest (prob orig. highboy top, but really nice)—There are several antique blanket boxes including a beautiful feather painted New Hampshire blanket box w/drawer; A wonderful Pa. paint decorated box in old blue; great Chippendal bracket base blanket box w/two drawers; A very pretty inlaid white oak coffer and others–Also original paint decorated Sheraton wash stand in old yellow—2/3 18th century N.H. chest w/full turned columns—the best of Arts & Crafts bedroom suite includes tall chest w/mirror, large dresser, side stand and bedstead–Extra ornate Victorian parlor desk w/mirrored cabinet top–A great Architects oak cabinet w/5 map drawers above raised panel base—Nice clean oak four section Barrister bookcase–Extra fancy black walnut Victorian desk–Fine china, crystal and pottery includ beautiful flow-blue royal Staffordshire dinner set w/serving pieces—An extra pretty flow-blue English pitcher/bowl—Blown cranberry pitcher w/applied handle—Delightful pair of cut crystal bud vase w/sterling base—Beautiful setting for 4 “Ming” dinner plates—Large red transfer Turkey platter–Several serving pieces of “Indian Tree” china—Large Quimper platter—Several wonderful Hummel figurines, “Miss Bee Having”; “Happy Travelor”; “Nutcracker Suite” “Whistlers Duet” and more—“Mancarin Harvest” Wedgewood tea pot—Eugenio Pattarino rare art deco glazed ceramic plaque Madonna & Child—Crystal “Pinch” decantors and other crystal items…Pretty stoneware jug w/blue decoration—A great pair of floral yelloware milk pitcher w/floral embossing—Several yelloware batter bowls in various sizes—-Carters stoneware ink; Carters “Inky eraser” in orig.box; Underwoods aqua ink—Many great country primitives including an antique Enterprise coffee mill—A nice table top butter churn–Primitive Farriers hand box–Country spinning wheel in old red paint—Great primitive cider barrel stand—Country wagon in the “areo-space” design—Wooden “Overhills” wheel barrel—Harness makers vise—Fabulous handled Firkin in old orig. blue paint—Branding iron “SH”—Collection of early pewter table items–Pair of early tin lanterns, other antique fluid lamps—Cast iron cookware–Asst. agate items, pudding molds etc………Other items of interest include an early pot metal statue depiction of Soldiers at war–A very pretty Victorian hanging lamp w/ruby shade and crystal prisms-Handsome Girondale candleabra set w/crystal prisms and Stag motif–Fantastic heavily carved mid-19th century Grandfather clock; German box clock; Vict. Steeple clock and other good clocks–Two Adirondack Old Hickory style porch chairs— Woolworths store coin operated scale—Antique padlock collection—Yamaha Saxaphone; “ Etude” trombone; Fender acoustic guitar and more……Estate Jewelry includes 14kt. Cameo ring; 10kt black onyx heart w/diamond chip ring; 10kt gold pinky ring “NH22”; Sterling charm bracelet; Amber glass beads; South West sterling w/turquoise and other gems necklace and many other valuable pieces—Licensed Chauffer pin “46” No. Adams Ma., and more…….Artwork includes a wonderful oil-on-board “Rockport” signed M Stark—Most interesting on canvas depiction of little girl with her cat signed L. Perrault 1866 in original ornate frame—Engraving “The Burden Bearer” by E. Curtis—Two original Chandlers prints, both of typical winter scenes—Series of four water colors of Montreal street scenes by Paul Geisslei and many other artworks……Several great antique toys including Structo sanitation truck;1940 Louis Marx Jeep; Old 40’s Fire truck #5; Marx #5 bulldozer; Henrik Hudson Lackawana RR Ferry Boat; Structo “Toyland Construction” truck and several others…… Also over 50 photos of Steam Locomotives @1940 Brattleboro Vt.–Two large Pharmacy portfolios from Brattleboro—Collection of “With Interest” mags—-Antique Winchester Rifles include a rare model 1886 Winchester 45-70; 1886 33WCF; 1878 US Spfld. Carbine w/octagon barrel; 32-40 Sadel Ring carbine; 38-55 1894 rifle; 25-35 WCF; 1894 32 Winchester Special; Civil War Musket; 22cal. Model ’03 Winchester; 32-40 carbine and several other Winchesters—-Items of Particular Importance include two large antique bronze statues both signed by sculptors, one w/foundry mark. Ya really hafta see these in person.. Also a large Meeting Hall cast iron steeple bell—Special soapstone wood stove by “Woodstock Stove Co.”—
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