Americana Auction June 2 2012 @ 4PM
Oil on Board canvas depicting a wooden side Cadillac By Greg Barkley 1996 19×17.
Commissioned by the CEO of MBNA of Maine to depict his prized automobile.
Americana Auction June 2nd @4PM
Preview Friday June 1st from 9-4
Primitives/Americana-1892 Winchester 32 WCF Rifle with low serial number 2429, 19th century Oosik carved into a cribbage board 18″L with figural face of animal, Framed Embroidery w/ cutouts depicting Ladies “Elizabeth X RoyLe” with “1746″ burned on into back of canvas. 15 x 19″, Refinished Governors Wagon in fantastic condition, Country Child’s Wheel Barrel painted red and signed Paris MFG Company South Paris Maine, Wall box in old distressed paint 12″, Painted wooden cradle green with stenciling 26×12, good old paint, 1960′s Metal Sunbeam Bread 30″x12″ good condition with good paint small dents, Dovetail lift top blanket chest 56x23x31, Hand Painted bail handled furkin with cover flow motif 7 1/2 x8″, Vintage Travel Suitcase with Original Stickers and Address Label. 30 x 16 x 8″. Leather bindings. Inside: Hand Written Birthday Invitation from South Berwick, ME dated 1942, 3 piece lot W. M. Martin hand painted tinware cream can and other tins, FT Wright and Sons Massachusetts 2 Gallon stoneware jug, 16 1/2 x16 1/2 old painted game board, Excellent old dome top hand painted trunk 30inch with old hardware, Stoneware jug #2 SB Bosworth Hartford CT food and floral decoration on front, Advertising Sign “Dill’s Best” Tobacco. Colourful and clean cardboard Ad 20 1/2 x 26″, Masonic Royal Daulton blue and white Pitcher 8 1/2″ with gold in color trim around top side reads:Ancient Landmark Lodge No17 Portland, Maine 1806-1906, presented at Centennial Celebration June 10, 1906, Antique Hunters horn with carved dogs 16″, Set of Cast Iron OWL Andirons with Glass Eyes.15″ high in Chateau Berjuquey Wooden Box, Old wooden game board 30×24 hand painted checkboard, 19th Century Copper Eagle 30″ Wingspan discovered in a Rural Gorham Maine Barn, Architectural white fanside door crest painted white 82×25, Early American Post & Beam Hand Tools 19 – 20″ L, Handmade folky hand painted rocking horse 34″ width and 31″ height, Four wooden signs with white and brown paint, “Italians”36″x13″, “Spaghetti Lasagna”, “Salads Pastry” and “Hot Subs Roast Beef Sausage Meat Ball sized 35 1/2″ x 8 1/2″,two piece toleware bread basket with flowers on the bottom reads inside: “Bread On Your Table and Grace In Your Heart” and black oval tray with flowers 17 1/2″ Diameter, two piece toleware bread basket with flowers on the bottom reads inside: “Bread On Your Table and Grace In Your Heart” and black oval tray with flowers 17 1/2″ Diameter, Wooden bird house in old paint 20×16, 1926 Authentic and Original State of Maine License Plates. Set of 2 11 x 6″, Parker Brothers Monopoly 1936 edition patent 2026082 contents without game board, Roseville Hanging Planter 1916 Matte Green 5-6″ Dia. Condition Report: No chips or cracks – original chain, Milk Can Restored and painted with a Country Motif. Classic Americana. 24 1/2″ Tall 13″ Dia., 1938 Authentic and Original State of Maine License Plates. Set of 2 Plates 10 x 6″, Contemporary Store Hanging Sign from Divide Colorado 6′ x 11″, six board blanket box in natural finish 35″W x 26″H x 23″D, Gilbert Erector Set in Steel Box. No. 6 1/2 with Manuals, Sugar bucket old paint with refinished handle with different color, Antique Rug Making tools. The Griffin Rug Machine in Original Box with instructions and extra parts. 9 Vintage Shuttle Needle Tools, Paul O. Abbe Stoneware Ceramic Pebble/Ball Grinding Mill Jar. 9″H x 9″ Dia. Brown stoneware jug with handle. etched with a “4″. Has a cork stopper. 18H, 10″ Dia., eight piece Country miniature smalls to include a sad iron, blue enamel tea kettle, doll’s flour sifter, candle bowl, etc., Genuine Indian Woven Rug Loom from Shiprock Trading Post, Shiprock New Mexico. Woven by Katherine Cleaveland Rug no. N94 23″H x 20″W, 1916 Authentic and Original State of Maine License Plates. Set of 2 13 1/2 x 5 1/2″, Country School House bird house painted red and white, Cribbage Board carved out of wood from the Wrecked Ship Portland 10″, Wooden Butter Mold Hearth Shaped 7:, Carved Rooster Pulley 7″, Ingraham “Gila” Calendar Parlour Clock. Pressed Oak Case with 8-day time. 23 x 15 x 4″, Miniature individual Portraits of Man and Woman in Deep Walnut Frames 51/2 x 5 x 1 3/4″, Copper Bed Warmer 10″Diameter, Wooden game board with painted checkerboard blue and black squares 14×22″, Red ware Stoneware Ovoid jug 10 1/2″ height, Child’s brown wicker pram with working wheels, Pair of contemporary solid wooden decoys Merganser and a red head, Baseball player doorstop with yellow bat, gray and red playing suit with red hat, Gleason’s pictorial drawing room companion framed depicting View of Portland Harbor, Munjoy Hill Observatory and the Portland Court House, Old Hand Crafted “Grand Banks Fishing Schooner” with working rudder, 2 masted including sails 41″, Beautiful Hard Wood Skis by Paris Co. of South Paris, Maine. Skis are 7′ in Legnth and have “Ski Free” bindings from Mill Valley, Ca. Includes two sets of Ski Poles 51″ and 58″, Ingraham Clock Co. Bristol CT. USA “Dew Drop” Calendar Clock C. 1909 24H x 16″ W, 1892 Family Bible Jubilee Commemmorative Edition in very nice condition. Contains Maps, Beautiful Color Plates and a Family Sections for family history, information and photographs. This Edition was presented Sept. 7, 1893, Large Collection of Estate Photographs in Albums. Includes Trade Cards and TinTypes. Most photographs date to 1800′s, Pine Six Board Dove-Tailed Blanket Chest with Till 43 x 17 x 15″, Pine Six Board Dove-Tailed Blanket Chest. Old Paint with Till 39 x 23 x 21″, Six Board Wooden Chest with length-wise till and old red paint. 37 x 19 x 21″, 13 Star US Flag 28×19, Trotting horse weathervane with blue ball, Original Maine Central Railroad uniform with hat and buttons, Over 160 8×10 Trolley and Street Car Photos, 22″ diameter Chevrolet car wheel with wooden spokes, iron rim and hub, Antique Cobblers bench with tools 46″, 26” Iron Monkey advertising piece from gas station air hose circa 1930, 6 1/2” scrimshaw whales tooth depicting whaler essex, 12″ Oak chicle treets 1 cent vending machine, 14”x12” porcelain Mobil one sided gas sign, 20 inch Hoken oak regulator clock, 5 1/2” Main Line Sounder from Maine central railroad, 1936 H.P. Hood and sons 14” metal milk can, Pair of old movie posters 41”x27” The Gun Man starring whip Wilson Ride, The Man Down starring Brian Donlevy, Golden Eye Hen working decoy signed on bottom K7, colonial flattened power horn with brass butt cap, Collection of Maine and Vermont real photo post cards including logging scenes, lakes, boats, ships, collection of 2 sets of white tail deer antlers including large Boone Crockett shed antlers, Collection of over 60 Antique jewelers bottles containing beads and stones, Collection of 4 Chenile Spreads and two blankets, Over 100 Bridgton Maine Theater Posters, Lot of 2 Fire Axes 1 from South Portland and 1 from Freeport FD, Maine Quilt Heritage documented day #1331 dated October 30, 1993 Beautiful Yellow Floral quilt 91″ x 72″ depicting colorful purple, pink flowers in white background, Five Salesman sample stoves, Bennington Hound Handled Pitcher with Cover has chips on rim and left ear, Slag glass hanging lamp 25″ Diameter Multi colors green pinks, etc. working condition of old Maine estate, Curved runner sled made in South Paris Maine, three shelved wooden cabinet with a drawer 30″height x 21″ Wide in old mustard paint, Three framed collection including two photos and family registry Burnham, April 1929 Sampler Elizabeth Meserve 15″ x 11″ Beige, green and brown in color, two iron doorstops a maiden and a basket of flowers in old paint, three old leather Bibles: Old and New Testaments 1853, 1887, 1860, Four collection pottery to include three yellow ware molds with chipsand on crock with blue paint, handles and cover and chips 10″ H, Fantastic cane seat writing chair in old blue paint, Folky Child’s Riding horse 67 Long X50 High unusual rare piece on wooden base a must see, Oak wall phone 21″, 14″ Salt Glazed Pitcher with decoration “Biba Midve No”, Folky Dollhouse 49×52 on stand, Hand painted wooden shovel with primitive landscape scene on blade 37″, Abbott and Graves Grocery Print 17×15 in oak frame, 40″ Ships Wheel in old yellow paint, Primitive lift top painted blanket chest, Seth Thomas Mirror Clock OG with Pillars with service history dating back to 1890s, 1968 Sears Centenial BB Gun in original box made by Daisy, Cutty Sark tall masted ship model 32″ wide by 25″ tall, Joyous Easter Tide Baby Buggy in old paint, Murray Diesel 2 Ton Tractor riding toy, Excellent 19th century green painted pull wagon with iron wheels 45″ Long, Seven picture collection to include: 10 x 13 Continental Fire Insurance Company, 8″ x 14″ Great American Indemnity Company New York, 22 1/2″ x 12 1/2″ The Jersey Fire Underwriters, 15 1/2″ x 21 1/2″ Great American Insurance Company, 11 1/2″ x 20 1/2″ American Home Fire Assurance Company, 17″ x 13″ “America Fore” and 19 1/2 x 12 1/2 Covered wagon scene with left hand corner sign: Springfield Fire & Marine Insurance Company Chartered 1849, Three doll collection to include: two porcelain dolls 24″ with dark painted hair and vintage clothing, one gorgeous 22″ Antique Armand Marcielle German Bisque Doll dimpled sweet face, colorful diamond quilt with blue border 74″ x 94 1/2″ with small tear, red and white cross quilt 80″ x 82″, Parasol Ladies with Sunbonnets 73″ x 73″ greens, floral and red gingham, Triangle Tree Quilt 78″ x 66″, Country Quilt with calico prints in pink, white and yellow 69″ x 83 1/2″, 13″ Chalkware football statue signed Frederic Weinburg, Working Decoy Nice Paint – wide body labeled L.V. 17″, Early “Potty” chair. Nice old paint 19″ Tall, American Harrow Co. Grain Drill Box. 53″ wide . Great old paint. Patented between 1876 and 1879, Biddeford Maine flower box in old green paint “George F Pipers Sons” 36 x 18″, Early Tole decorated lift top tin document box. 13 x 7″, Collection of 5 early 1900′s Maine Governor Political Portrait Pins, Collection of 5 WWI and WW2 Armed Forces Campaign Medals, Collection of American Red Cross Tins and Patches, S. Silliman and Co. Chester CT. Wood Inkwell with Glass Insert 5″, Collection of Advertising Tins including porcelain “No Smoking” sign, Medicinal and smoking Tins, Large collection of wooden doll furniture to include Canopy Bed, Carpets and a 22″ Mahogany Beds., Large play size Colonial Doll House with lighted ceiling fixtures and Sun Shade Patio 39L x 19D x 26Hbeige coverlet with animals to include elephant, camel, parrot, fox etc. 47 x 80, Blue Willow doll’s tea set, Hand made, Hand painted wooden four shelves 66″high x 80″ Wide x 17″ deep with 30 compartments 34″x 8″ all compartments were used to hold different color paints and plates in a hooked rug business, could be used for multi purpose, could be used as a farm seed stand or other collections., pair of hook rugs 9 1/2x 23 1/2″ depicts houses and landscape and a barn scene with horse and silo, 1899 Marriage Certificate of Samuel De Borr to Henrietta Abbink in frame 15 1/2″ x 13 1/2″, Stained glass in handmade wooden frame: W. Wild Dentist, Large play size Colonial Doll House with lighted ceiling fixtures and Sun Shade Patio 39L x 19D x 26H, Large collection of wooden doll furniture to include Canopy Bed, Carpets and a 22″ Mahogany Beds. , and much more.
ART-Framed Embroidery w/ cutouts depicting Ladies “Elizabeth X RoyLe” with “1746″ burned on into back of canvas. 15 x 19″, OOC depicting Maine coast by well listed artist Carol Sebold of Camden Maine 60×40 framed and signed lower right, Folk Art Carving of Pitbull by master carver George Roy of Fort Kent Maine with obituary for Mr. Roy 20″, OOC 35×17 in deep gold frame winter scene signed Weber 1897 “Walter Scott’s Birthplace from a photo in Harpers Weekly 1897, Pair of primitive paintings on wood barrel lids of landscape scenes unsigned 8 1/2″ diameter circa 19th century, 19th Century OOC Portrait of lady in gold frame with oval exposure 28×23 /overall frame size is 39×33, OOB depicting picnic scene by listed artist Dorothy Davis 1910-1991 25×18 framed and signed lower left, OOC Still life depicting Flowers in Ornate frame unsigned 12″x10″ damage to frame, unframed OOC depicting Spring Point Cape Elizabeth 14×10 Thomas F. O’Neill 1852-1922 signed and dated lower right 1911, “Green River Whiskey” Chromolithograph Sign Framed. Print size 19 x 14″, Frame Size 27 x 22″ Marked “1899 Printed in Germ”, OOC depicting a wooden side Cadillac By Greg Barkley 1996 19×17 painted for the CEO of MBNA of Maine to depicting his prized automobile, OOC depicting First Bath Iron Work Commissioned Destroyer The USS Nicholas and was launched February 19 1942 and Delivered June 4 1942. Ship was in service for the United States Navy until 1970 when it was decommissioned and scrapped. During service it sank Japanese Submarines, picked up survivors of sunken ships, destroyed numerous torpedos and sank sub chasers as well as other vessels all while travelling at a speed of 37 knots. Ship was loaded with technology and armament still used in variation today. Painting is signed lower right and date 1944 b y ML Cohen and measures 35×23 in deep frame, OOC Board 13 1/2x 16 1/2″ depicting village with steeple church, pond and man with stove pipe hat signed Marian and on back signed Marian C. Haynes 1984, OOC 10×12 still life flowers in vase in ornate gold frame painting needs repair, OOB 19×11 country scene landscape, OOB 19 1/2 x 15 1/2″ vibrant colors depicting farm stand, horse and buggy, house, trees, man and woman signed by Betty Evans and on back of board Dec 1968 Betty Evans, Gleason’s pictorial drawing room companion framed depicting View of Portland Harbor, Munjoy Hill Observatory and the Portland Court House, OOB depicting Seashore 29×34 by Fran Bell 63, OOC Painting in Beautiful Ornate Gold Frame signed by H A Bonne 1890. River Scene with a Treed Island. 22 x 32″, Three Early Prints to include: “Before Marriage” by Edouard Bernard Debat-Ponson 16 x 20″, Paul De Longpre “Nature’s Beauties” 15 x 19″, Little Girl in a Pink Dress 15 x 23″, OOC with heavy varnish depicting a European Scene 15×10 signed lower left, OOC in gold frame of still life fruit 12 x 17 signed by Pauline Diese 1905, OOB 16 1/2″ x 21″ Still Life Fruit with gold frame, small chip in painting, pastel portrait of young child in gold gilt frame 20″ x 15 1/2″, pastel portrait of women in gold gilt frame 19″ x 15 1/2″, much more.
Quilts-Blue and white signature quilt from Wollaston, Maine Church with over 100 hand stitched signatures 60″x 54″, 73×83 black and white quilt diamonds and crosses, 71×65 hexagon quilt in muted colors of brown, black,orange. inside border embroidered flowers, anchor, leaves etc. and middle embroidered manuscript initials SAM signed embroidery LH, 61×67 circles in squares quilt in heavy material, darker colors red, maroon, black, brown, blue, etc, 89×67 blue and white baskets country quilt, 72×74 Geometric patchwork quilt multi colored bordered with white and red, much more.
Furniture-Old country dry sink 43×23 with cabinet underneath solid piece, Lift top dough box in old paint 30x28x16 with boot jack ends, Child’s step back cupboard 35″ high 12″ wide, Refinished Governors Wagon in fantastic condition, Country bucket bench 35×26 mustard yellow paint, 42″ country drop leaf table with 10″ drops, Heavy Primitive coffee table 60×27, Country cabinet with crackled paint and door 38x22x12, RCA Victor Television on legs Orthophonic high fidelity 34″L x 40″W, Country dry sink cabinet 31x11x39 High, Cottage pine commode , hand painted floral with tear drop pulls, much more.