Country Estates


SATURDAY ~ AUG. 23rd  ~9:30 AM

We are honored to offer the multi-generational estate of Lester Albee a life long Brookline Vt. farmer and Elder Statesman with additions from an early Andover Vt. farmstead and others. There will be a great selection of primitive and country furnishings as well as fine choice of glass and china, stoneware jugs and crocks, collectable pottery, interesting artworks, area rugs and carpets and much more. Early bird outside offers lots of old farm tools and barn finds. Please visit our website for photos and other details. Exhibition is noon ‘til five Friday and at 8:30am Saturday……………….

A nice “Townshend Furniture” trestle table and chairs and other Townshend furniture pieces—Country pine open cupboardQuarter sawn oak five leg dining table w/extra leaves, fluted legs—Oak sideboard–Vintage walnut china closet and matching sideboard—Classical mahogany secretary w/book cabinet top—Two Victorian oak dressers w/mirrors–Pretty oak Eastlake commode–Three drawer pine file—Boston arm rocker w/bold gold leaf stenciling–Country pine blanket box; cedar trundle and other trunks—Victorian tufted day bed–Empire two drawer work table—Country wash stand—Pine gun cabinet—Six section oak barrister bookcase—Victorian oak library table—Pine book shelves—Oak side-by-side book cabinet/desk—Five drawer Games chest—Flip-top games table—Great Victorian bras and iron bed—Fancy Victorian marble top lamp table–Matched pair of good antique wicker porch chairs—Wrought iron patio table—Antique Morris chair—Great country eterge’—Country coat tree—Lots of quality modern to include a wrought iron high top table w/four high chairs—A formal dining table and set of six matching chairs–Extra nice maple highboy on cabriole legs—Clean oak framed futon—Pair Mid-century lamp table w/matching low table—Like new GE dryer—Kenmore washer—Amana fridge w/bottom freezer—Cute little Hitchcock drop leaf breakfast table and a set of four Hitchcock chairs—Set of walnut bunk beds—Vintage cedar blanket box—Vintage RCA victrola/radio—Oak veneered console for large flat screen Extra nice Chippendale style low boy—Queen Ann mahogany tea table—Glass; China; Pottery; Stoneware including a very pretty “Celeste” serving platter in country blue—Large (over eighty pieces) setting of depression Ruby glass—A great country “Rooster” platter w/serving plates—Large Limoges bowl—Churchill England blue willow bowl—Pair of Stizel-Weller “Vermont” decanters—Pretty Nippon cheese & Cracker platter—Six piece berry set—-Russell Wright cracker tray—Large Victorian hand painted vase—Art glass ball w/interior signed “Branihall” tree design—Fragile blown crystal stem vase–Mid-Century Japanese tea service–Art glass oil lamps in brilliant colors–Pretty cobalt lemonade pitcher–Wedgewood creamers in green bisque—Large setting of dinnerware “Fukagawa”—Austrian vase—Matched set of crystal goblets, wine stems, and glasses—Pretty crystal compote—Pottery Saki set—Carnival water pitcher in Grape & Cable pattern–Cranberry base hobnail lamp—Other interesting items include a pair of early pewter candle sticks—Early cast iron cookware including footed kettle, donut kettle, skillets, Dutch oven etc.—Copper kettle, heavy copper pot and more—Two Swedish copper pots w/iron feetAsst. country wooden kitchen items—several ironstone table items—Early wood bowl w/forged chopper—Brass Cape Cod lighter–String of thirty sleigh bells–Collector box of Mid-Shipmans Knots—Early Alladin Lincoln drape oil lamp-Early brass push-up candle sticks—Red globe RR lantern; barn lanterns and others—Quality set of Qualide binoculars–Large collection of “Turtle” figurines—Old wooden golf clubs—Pair oak skis; sleds; snow shoes etc—large group of “Little Big Books”—Group of old Military patches—Drafting tools—Small size coin operated Juke Box—Collection of old 45’s and 78’s—Copper wash boiler w/cover—Halloween noise makers—“Pachinko” pinball game—Large asst. of costume (?) jewelry-Geodes–Gilbert mantel clock; Seth Thomas shelf clock; Kunda Anniversary glass dome clock and others—Nice Stetson hat–Interesting artwork including a wonderful Wyeth print—Folk Art collage—many other yet to identify but some nice country paintings, etchings, prints—From the barn there will be many unadvertised country surprises, but here are a few suggestions including an old wooden washer, “Horton Staver”—Large ox yoke—Vt. Machine Co., Bellows Falls Vt. “Agos”—Cast iron hand pump—“Star” butter churn—A wicked neat wood box—Country buggy seat—“Indian” fir fighter pump tank—Asst fish lures, tackle, reels and poles—-Wagon jacks—Over 50 metal sap buckets w/covers—Pitch fork; scythe; hay rake and other related hand tools—Lots of carpenter and other hand tools and much more……

Auctioneers Note: Due to scheduling conflicts this listing is merely suggestion of what will be offered in this extensive country auction. Please visit website throughout the week for updated photos and listings…………………………..



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Townshend, Vermont 05353

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