SATURDAY SEPT 3rd 9:30A.M.
TOWNSHEND AUCTION GALLERY
683 VT. RTE. 30 TOWNSHEND VT.
Can you believe its Labor Day already??Well this exciting Antique auction is jam packed with heirloom quality treasures sure to please the most discriminant decorator or homeowner from multi-generation Dover N.H. family and a Brattleboro Vt. farmstead. We will offer a huge selection of Victorian and period country furniture with complimenting accessories; many important pieces of artwork; A special selection of fine china and crystal; high quality estate and costume jewelry; several antique rugs; interesting country/primitive collectables and much more…………..Exhibition is from noon til five Friday and at 8:30am Saturday….Please join us for this exciting event
Lots of late 18th/early 19th century country furniture and smalls including an early round back corner cupboard—Late 18th century Queen Anne highboy (Dunlop?)–NH Queen Ann maple table—NH bread board top tavern table—A great country drop leaf harvest table—A set of six period thumb back Windsor chairs original old yellow paint/stenciling@1820 New England tavern table w/ drawer—An extra nice country stepback cupboard in red wash (perfect patina) a nice single door jelly cupboard in old red, and other antique cupboards—A pretty Victorian Eastlake cylinder roll desk—An early Vt. two part Secretary w/book cabinet top—Late 18th century New England candle stand—Antique oak Stick & Ball tiered stand—A sweet little “Nanny’s” bench—Also a eight foot long Deacons bench—A wonderful period Hepplewhite chest—A matched pair of period maple rope beds–Period Sheraton dressing table w/shaped back-Period Sheraton chest of drawers—Wash stand in old yellow and decoration—18th century bannister back side chair—A nice early Highboy–Fancy Victorian candle stand—Large shaped top marble parlor stand–“Hankerchief style flip-top game table—Beautiful tufted Victorian sofa—A special birdseye and tiger smoke decorated chest of drawers—Early North Shore (?) Sea captains desk—A fantastic Shaker grain bin w/three interior compartments, two large bottom drawers in original old red—A particularly nice cobblers bench—great Leather makers vice—Wonderful complete floor Weavers Loom—Early flax wheel—A nice country round-a-bout chair–Country pine round Hutch table—Also selling a nice clean “Sellers” Hoosier style bakers cabinet—NY drop leaf—Absolutely gorgeous custom Tiger Maple tall chest—A pretty tiger maple lamp stand—A pair of maple rope beds—Fantastic eight foot long station bench—A huge selection of good early country smalls such as a wonderful overlapped lidded pantry box in grey paint; An oval lapped box in old green paint dated 1851 and another great oval lidded pantry box—Marvelous oversized trencher—Large covered fingered Firkin—Primitive plate rack, spoon rack and more—Shaker rolling pin and others—Great collection of Ice Cream molds and other food molds—Choice early paint decorated tole—Many Early pewter spoons–Asst. butter molds—-An extra large collection of antique advertising kitchen tins to choose from (please check em out)—A great Enterprise double wheel coffee grinder original paint, a smaller “The Swift Mill Lane Bros, Millbrook NY” model—“J.B. Varick Manchester NH” butter churn—two 18th century primitive foot warmer—A near perfect childs wooden wagon in original green and red paint—Two fabulous antique samplers—Early hooked “Alaskan” art work—An extra pretty over-mantel mirror—Other items of importance an antique “Regina” large disc music box w/several disc’s—-Very rare “Hurdy Gurdy” crank street musician music box (sorry no monkey!!)—A really special English beaver hat in original leather Knox Bros. fitted case-Nantucket basket—Antique cast iron Boston Terrier door stop and other good antique door stops–A pair of cranberry coin spot oil lamps–Two original brass student lamps—Rochester banquet lamp—Wonderful caramel slag table lamp—Very Rare bicycle frame w/”Indian Motorcycle Co.” tag—A large antique cast iron horse and carriage weather vane—Ornate cast iron room size wood stove—Three cast iron toy Fire wagons—Pair of gerondoles w/kneeling soldiers and much more…Lots great glass, china pottery and stoneware including a very pretty daisy/ button Vaseline fruit bowl—Early Rockingham teapot, creamer, candle stick and more–A spectacular five gallon stoneware jug a bold blue decoration, nice Pear jug, Christmas Tree decorated jug, chicken feeder and other decorated stoneware–“Aborns Ice Tea” stoneware dispenser–Large Blue Willow platter-Two royal Doulton figures—A great pair of Staffordshire dogs—Also a pair of rare Staffordshire porcelain cats—Red Riding Hood cookie jar—Assorted Cut crystal table items—Lots of depression glass in various colors—Very pretty pasteware apple bowl–Pretty Victorian enamel painted syrup pitcher and more Artwork will include several original hand colored “Hunt” prints—Mid-19th century oil canvas depiction of a wooded stream—A beautiful Victorian oil-on-board of a winter scene-Large engraving of a mountainous waterfall in original arts and crafts frame—Surrender of Appomattox signed Tom Luvell—Many other fine pieces of artwork yet to examine. Please check website often………. Auctioneers Note; This is indeed but a mere suggestion of jam packed auction with over 500 lots to be sold. Please check our website often as we will update photos daily as we set up for this exciting event…………