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Fine Estates & Collectibles Auction Saturday, June 18th @ 4:00 PM

Preview Friday, June 17th 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Day of Sale 1:00 PM – START


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Featuring a large selection of oil paintings, watercolors & prints, quality used & antique furniture, old books, advertising, paper & ephemera, numerous ambros, dags & tintypes, clocks, firearms, sportsmen/sporting items, musical instruments, U.S. & foreign coins and currency, Gold, Sterling, costume jewelry, lighting, glassware, pottery, toys, military, industrial and much more! Discover 400+ lots of rare, unique and valuable country, formal and estate items!!!

Art: Exceptional OOC ‘Family Portrait’ 1945 by Stephen Hopkins Hensel 23×19; OOB ‘Great Diamond Island’ attr. to GM Hathaway, Portland artist; OOB signed Foss 1913 20×14; Watercolor by Dewitt Hardy Lakeside Studio; Primitive painting on board of child with apple; Framed needleworks; Richard De Menocal ink & watercolor art; Watercolor 13.5″ x 9.5″ Girl at Allen’s Variety Store; OOB still life of fruit EM Lehr 1899 18×12; Watercolor 11.5″ x 16″ of the Charles River Dorthea Talbot; Watercolors by Ira Hamilton; depicting Navaho Indian from Peaks Island Estate 12×9; Handmade paper art by Gayle Fitzpatrick; OOB by William Landsburg; and many other fine paintings and prints incl. listed artists!

Gold, Silver and Jewelry: 83 troy oz Sterling Flatware lot; 5.4 troy oz Sterling jewelry lot; Gold Necklace (9.64 DWT); 10kt and 14kt Gold lot (11.57 DWT); 18Kt. Vacheron & Constantine Swiss Pocket watch; DeFrece Swiss Pendant Watch (w/Bakelite case?); 14 Kt. Ladies Wittenauer watch; 14 Kt. Gold Victorian Necklace; Masonic and fraternal pins; 15 Jewel Waltham Pocket watch; Pair of Waltham and Waddell Presque Isle Maine pocket watches; Pocket watch cases; Lot of antique pocket watches incl. 9 watches & 2 Cases: Elgin, New Haven, Dax, West Clock, South Bend etc ; over 50 vintage rings; Sapphire gold and diamond pendant with appraisal; Pocket Watch Faces; Watch Part Lot; Vintage watches; Vintage & costume jewelry; and much more!

Furniture: Mahogany Double Door Bookcase; Oak Barrister; Bow Front Oak China; Oak half commode; 2 over 2 Oak mini dresser; (5) Gothic Revival Chairs w/ Claw feet & North Wind faces; Mahogany Music Cabinet; Mahogany Oval Table w/ Lyre Base; ME Dry Sink in Old Red Paint; Hepplewhite 1 Drawer Stand / blue paint; Oak Jewelry Armoire; Cheval Mahogany Mirror; Chrome & Leather Rocker; Wicker Chairs & Stand; Hanging Shelves; Victorian High Chair; Pair of Marbletop Pedestal Stands w/ Cupids; Italian Stacking Tables; (5) Carved Gothic Chairs w/ Woven Seats; 3pc, 4’ Marble Pedestal; Plant Stands / others; Cottage Pine Peds; Oval Pine Stand w/ Twisted Legs; English Chair w/ Carved Top & Red Upholstery; Maple Butler; Pair of Benches w/ Heart Cutouts; (4) 19’’ High Stools; and much more!!!

Sporting: CVA 54 Cal. muzzleloader w/ scope and ammo; Remington 7400 Rifle 270 cal. w/ Leopold Scope; Remington Sportsman 12 Gauge Magnum Pump Shotgun; Winchester model 63 22 Cal. Automatic serial #2241 w/ peep sight; British 303 Rifle; JC Higgins Model 48 22 caliber rifle;  Full & partial boxes of ammo, Remington, Winchester, etc.; Decoys; Oars & Paddles incl. Old Town; Smelt net; Large ammo lot with loose shells, brass , gun parts and accessories; Fish Decoys; Fish; Winchester Ten Lever lock; Winchester posters; Remington knives in Remington sheaths; Camping Equipment: Binoculars: Pro Mariner w/ Bag, Selsi Lightweight 20022; 5 section Heddon Rod w/ box & 3 Reels: Martin #56 mountain rook, White River HC III, South Bend 1133A, Full fly tying kit; Corsair CS 300A Reel, White River Hobs Creek Rod, Shakespeare Wonder Rod; Plano 35102 Adjustable Rod Case; Pair of Tidewater Waders size M/S;; Plano Guide Series Tackle Box; 12 Boxes of 310 Skeet Ammo; and much more!

Clocks: Tiffany and Company Shelf Clock; Ansonia Mantle clock; Western Union Naval Observatory wall clock; Gingerbread clocks; Seth Thomas Mantle clocks; Seth Thomas Oak eight day office clock; and others!

Ephemera and Advertising: c. 1890 Reverse painted gold and black sign “Emerson Pianos Bost and Chicago”; Maine postcard lot; Pair of civil war CDV’s including Burnside and unknown soldier; Tin Type and CDV Album with Harriet Beecher Stowe CDV; Early photos including 1906 Football team, general stores and interiors, Longfellow House, and others; Early photo of female jockeys; Civil War soldiers CDV’s; Vintage WWII Poster ‘United We Are Stong’ 40×56; Vintage WWII Poster ‘United We Win’ 40×29; Railroad postcard album w/ over 200 cards;  WWI Stereoview Cards; 1930′s Post Toasties Disney and Animal cutouts; Ephemera lot related to Boston family; Cabinet cards; Trade cards; Ephemera and certificates incl. 1857 Harvard Diploma; Vintage paper incl. War Rations, World’s Fair, Maine Central Railroad, Travel papers and more!; Early photos with military ID’s and landmarks; Paper lot including mother goose and mining notes; Uncut Kellogs Model War Plane Series cards; 1950′s TV Guides; Insurance books; and much more!

Coins & Currency: Silver Dollars, US Silver and wheat pennies, 1834 Small Sized Draped Bust Quarter; 1828 Large Sized Draped Bust Quarter; Framed sheet of uncut US Dollars; RARE New Jersey One Schilling note 1776; 1893 Columbian Fair Coin; Ancient & Foreign Coins; and more!

Books: Numerous Early Bibles, leather bound and engraved; Birds of Massachusetts and Other New England States, Edward Howe Forbush c. 1927 (3 volumes); 1854 American Coast Pilot by Edmund Blunt incl. nautical charts; ‘The Art of Indian Asia’ 2 Vol. set; John J. Audubon Birds of America; 19th C. Medical books; Children’s books; Book of drawings by A.B. Wenzell; Walter Camps Daily Dozen; (2) Roosevelt Bears Books by Seymore Eaton; Trapping Books; Treasure Island; Maine registers & yearbooks and much more!

Musical Instruments: Sears Harmonium Organ; Violins; Bay State Melon Mandolin; Large drum from Rye New Hamsphire; Lone Ranger Guitar; Vintage Zither; and more!

Toys: 20th Century Train; Disneyland Ferris Wheel; 5 Madam Alexander Little Women dolls in original boxes; Drink Pepsi Cola Pedal car “More Bounce to the Ounce”; Chalkware clown bank 24″; Pair of Teddy bears; Vintage Black doll 22″; and more!

Lamps and Lighting: Bradley and Hubbard panel lamp base; Brass students desk lamp; Seashell chandelier; Bronze lamp base; Figural stem lamp; 3 Sturdy lantern company wall lights; Pair of post lamps ; Aladdin lamp; Pair of electric candle sconces; Mirrored brass wall sconces; Brass Ship’s lantern; 6 Arm chandelier; and more!

Militaria incl. US Army Officers Sword; Civil War Soldiers Photo Album Captain John Laing 14th Maine; Tin type and CDV lot with man in uniform and men playing cards; and more!

Glassware and Pottery: Roseville Blackberry vase; Tippecanoe bottle; Paul Revere 5″ Bowl; Circa 1850 Double eagle Louisville Glassworks bottle; Winfield Pasadena signed pottery tray; Stoneware jug with Swan and Cork; Ovoid Jug with blue decoration; 12″ Ovoid Jug signed Sidney Risley Norwich; Roseville Mostique bowl; Blue decorated stoneware crock 10″; Roseville Bowl 472-6″; 6 Piece Lot: RS Germany Bowl, English Pitcher, Covered Careen, and 3 plates; 4 Hummels; Pair of early bottles, Stoddard Flask and Victor Davidson; Stoneware beer bottle; 25 Piece Czeck Carlton Dinnerware Set; HS Paul Stoneware beer bottle; Large Art Glass Vase, Silver Handled Nut Tray; Keirnan and Company Stoneware beer bottle; 3 Antique Liquor bottles; Pair of early bottles inluding Atwell Portland Maine; English decorated fruit bowl; Pair of oriental vases; Canton Warming dish; Roseville vase console bowl; Pair of glass horse bookends; and much more!

More, more more! Salesman Sample Coffee Grinder – Very Rare 4 1/4″ high; Swift Mill Coffee Grinder; Counter-top Enterprise Coffee Grinder, 12” tall w/ drawer; Oval Shaker pantry box signed Burnham Shaker Products Burnham, Maine; Bronze figural inkwell; Rooster weathervane; Criscraft boat model; Boat model; Nantucket basket 5 1/4″; Old green painted apple ladder 16′; Rare breast drill by Ayers June 23 1868; Country quilts; Dags and ambros incl quarter plates; Painted game boards; Carved wooden bird on board; Pond Sailer; Marble game board w/ chess pieces; Jantzen child’s swimsuit in original box; Red painted pantry box; Tin types and ambros w/ swimmers, preachers and many others; Large Turtle Shell; CDVs; Green painted pantry box; Mini Sewing machine; Vintage boat light in orange paint; Brass Letter holder signed VCM; Rare Sambo umbrella stand; Cast Iron fisherman doorstop; Potter’s Turkey Sign ; Box of tobacco silks and ribbons; Early dometop trunk; Antique Ray camera w/ equipment; 13″ Weighted sterling vase 8.10 Troy ounces; Berry boxes; Shaker Photo album; Victor vending machine; Gauge Signed Compense L. Bleriot – Paris; Strap holder from NY Subway; Hoffman Copper Oil Can; Native American Child’s Pack basket; Gum Ball Machine with Drink Coca Cola Decal; Large measure in black paint; Vintage compacts and purses; Photo album of CDV’s; Pair of large quartz spheres; Measures; Dag and tin type lot; Ivory soap porcelain sign; Military buttons, fair buttons, ribbons and political; Berger transit with tripod; Replica Schooner of Shamrock V 1930′s; Kleistone Old Ironsides door stop; Russian Brass Planter; Honeywell Pentax camera with long lens; Swift and Anderson Boston Ship’s Wheel Barometer; Featherweight sewing machine in case; Green painted pantry box; RCA Radio Tubes in Case; Linen incl Paisley; Bear skin gloves; Hoopes & Townsend Pennsylvania 1876 Paperweight; Native American splint baskets; Ivory and bone lot; Red Bakelight flatware; Vintage electric fans; Bronze hand of Buddha with lotus blossom; Spruce gum boxes; Hand Hammered smoking stand; Vintage glasses lot; Misc. Lot Native American childs moccasins and mini motor; 5 vintage photo albums; Medals and pins lot; Quilt with squares and yellow back; Native American birch bark basket; Large quilt Navy Blue and Back; Vintage map of North Berwick Maine; Vintage map of Wells Maine; 3 Hummels ; Cast Iron Terrier doorstop; Pendleton Indian Blanket; Lot of dags and ambros; Oval Skaker carrier; Dags and Ambro lot; Measure in gray paint; Medals pins and buttons lot; Tin type lot ; Misc. Lot silk pillows, whisles, lighter etc.; Paper lot including bird cards; Vintage map of Alfred Maine; Vintage Lyman Maine Map; Crib Quilt; Wire Basket, Pastry Roller, Ships Corking Hammer; 3 Piece Lot: Contemporary swan, Vintage Mirror, and Figural Brass Candleholder with Marble Base; Indian Totem ; 19th century fireplace tools; Small wood carved fisherman; Small Mallard duck on driftwood; Vintage sewing lot; Joshagan Oriental Rug 10×12’8″; 4 10″x8 10″ Navahand rug; Rug 68″ x 117″; Wilson Sam Snead Blue Ridge Golf Clubs; Bronze Owl Desk Set with Owl Ink Holder; and many more unique and exquisite items!

Terms: 12% Buyer’s Premium (2% Discount for Cash or Check) + 5% State of Maine Sales Tax
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Auctioneer Floyd Hartford ME Lic# 1092 – AuctionZip ID: 12387 –


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