THANKSGIVING WEEKEND PRESENTS AN
IMPORTANT ANTIQUES AUCTION
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 29TH ~ 9:30 AM
There is no better way to start your Holiday shopping than by attending a treasure filled antique auction. We have culled the very best from area homes and estates including the contents of an upscale Dorset Vermont farmstead, order to offer this exciting opportunity to purchase top quality antique furniture & accessories including sterling silver; fine crystal and china; antique firearms; important artwork; rugs carpets and more. You are sure to find that unusual gift for that “hard-to-buy-for” special person or for your own Holiday decorating ideas. Also 2004 Toyota Matrix Please check website for photos and other details. Exhibition is from noon ‘til five Friday and at 8:30am on Saturday. We hope that you will join us for this exciting Holiday event………
A wonderful early 19th century Colonial corner cupboard w/shell form crest—A nice long pine harvest table and a set of six early Windsor step-down plank chairs—Wonderful pine open top country hutch—Country Hoosier cabinet—Perfect oak ice box—Two antique pine hutch tables—A classic Victorian oak sideboard w/lion head appliqué—Early two drawer Mass. Sheraton style stand—Most ornate tiger oak hall tree w/Phoenix bird hooks—Revival style crotched mahogany one drawer writing table—Fancy Victorian mirrored hall tree—Period Chippendale slant lid desk—Late 18th century New England tall chest—Early 19th century NH pine blanket box w/three drawers—Extra fancy French hall table—A wonderful German oak Grandfather clock—Five section oak Barrister bookcase “Lundstrom”—Early R.I. corner chair w/rush seat–Nice little Windsor style bench–Wonderful four drawer chestnut cottage chest—Early Sheraton mahogany bow front chest on French feet—Fine Empire two drawer lamp stand—Victorian shaving stand w/drawer, original mirror—Pretty golden oak slant lid desk—An exceptional quarter sawn oak “Costumer” chest w/tall center dressing mirror—Most unusual Victorian curio cabinet–Victorian oak drop side sewing table–A wonderful wrought iron hall table w/mosaic top-A fine mahogany silver chest–A very high quality leather library chair-Quality mahogany block front two drawer chest—A very pretty country Chippendale wing chair—Country fireplace mantel and much much more…………………Many items of importance including an incredible pair of architectural spread wing American eagles @1850 (reportedly from the original Philadelphia court house)—An astounding bronze jockey on horse standing 35” high and 38” long signed “Bonheur”-Also a Venus diMilo bronze signed “Barbedienne Foundry”-A rare pair of French bronze figural table lamps—An absolutely stunning pair of bronze cranes standing over six feet high–An early five cent slot machine in working order—Gorgeous over size Swiss music box w/string and floral inlay on rosewood case—A rare “Emeralite” desk lamp, a double Angle lamp and other antique lighting—A wonderful marble mantel clock “Sphinx”—Period Chippendale mirror w/Phoenix Bird—Super nice Oak Root Beer barrel soda fountain dispenser–A perfect antique Cranberry scoop–Early wooden trencher and other wood kitchenwares—Early blue & white homespun coverlet—Two antique wooden Hobby Horse gliders—A wonderful French carriage–An extra nice birch log porch bench–Country game boards–Wonderful mustard colored Tea tin and another extra special adv. Tin w/fluid pump and much more…… There is a great selection of Oriental area rugs and carpets; silk knot prayer rugs; hand knot salt bag; Needlepoint; early tapestry’s and more…………Lots of fine china, crystal, pottery, stoneware etc. includes several pieces of early salt glaze with various German Hunt scenes (ya really need to see these) A few stoneware jugs and crocks—Several antique Victorian cracker jars—A beautiful Bohemian enamel painted punch bowl set—A beautiful decorated Ostrich egg-An English pitcher of Coolidge Home (For Ruth Aldrich Plymouth Vt.)—Large “Tiefenfurt” platter—Set of six crystal stems—Very pretty set of Noritake” dinnerware w/serving pieces—Pretty “Occupied Japan” platter—Early pottery bowl “1793 Paix et’ Travail”–Asst. crystal table items w/sterling bases-Wonderful Reed & Barton chalise 1800 etched w/various animals–Royal Bayruth candlesticks–A very large set of “Fairwinds” English china (Historical scenes of Chinese Export to America, 150+ pieces) and so much more……….A quantity of fine sterling including a 74 piece setting of Gorham flatware—A set of eight heavy sterling goblets—Gorham candle sticks; Sterling tray—12 piece tea spoons dated 1893—Table lighter—Sugar, creamer and much more—A wonderful selection of fancy silver plated table items—-Lots of good estate and costume jewelry—Sterling/turquoise “Squash Blossum” neck lace more.. There is a huge selection of important artwork including Arthur Gibbs Burton; E. North Early, (Mother & Child); Boat by J. Little; Watercolor by Rogers; “Botello”; Geo. & Martha Washington portraits and many more……………
Antique Winchester rifles and others include an extremely rare Model 95 30-06 (made in 1921) in near pristine cond.—Also a rare 38-55 carbine w/saddle ring; a Model 86 33wcf; Model 94 30-30; a fine 32 special; a 30wcf and more—Also selling a 1943 Enfield Mk4 full stock—New savage model II 204 bolt action w/scope—H&R 20ga. pump-Savage 22 rifle and several others…….
Also a Toyota Matrix w/low miles; estate car (has been in barn for 2+years…..
Of special interest there is an exceptionally nice double seat Currier & Ives sleigh and a super nice freight sleigh w/extra seats……………………………
TOWNSHEND AUCTION GALLERY
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