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July 11th 2012@5PM

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Pair of 19th century bronze palace urns 26″

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Auction July 11, 2012 @5PM

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Jewelry-Ladies Diamond and Sapphire Estate Ring with .55 Ct diamond solitaire and 3/4 ct. diamond melees in Platinum setting with appraisal size 5 1/2, Ladies Diamond Estate Ring 1.11 Ct. center stone and .14 ct. baguettes set in Platinum Mounting with appraisal size 5 1/2, 14 Kt. Longines Chronograph mens wrist watch with leather strap, Seventeen 14kt Gold and diamond rings 49.50 dwt, 57 Gram 14kt. Nazi Belt Buckle, 25 Troy ounce of Sterling Jewelry to include rings, brooches and necklaces, three 14 kt bracelets 13.50 penny weight, 14 kt 30″ Herringbone necklace 23.14 dwt, Large collection of bagged costume jewelry to include glass beads, colorful beads, stringed necklaces and more than a hundred bags.  A must see!, Large assortment of over 25 boxed Designer costume jewelry to include Joan Rivers, NIne West, Pure Expressions, Technibond and more, Over thirty Large assortment of watches square, oval round faces some with clasp, buckle stretch adjustment, Over 200 Brooches colorful assortment to include, colorful hearts, flags, animals, floral, red hat, leaves, cameos etc., Group of 14 kt necklaces 29.57 dwt, 8.86 Troy Ounces of Sterling and Turquoise Jewelry including bracelets and bangles, thirteen 10 kt. gemstone rings 26.36 penny weight, Beverly Hills Gold Necklace and Earrings 2.57 dwt, Three 10 kt Bracelets 13.50 dwt, Two 18 kt gold rings 3.85 dwt, four 10 kt pendants 5.14 dwt, Ladies Diamond estate ring with center diamond 1.01 cts. and diamond accents set in platinum setting with appraisal size 6, Ladies Diamond solitaire estate ring with 1.29 Ct. center stone with 18kt. filigree setting with appraisal size 8, Ladies 18kt. Maine Tourmaline ring with princess cut diamonds, size 5 with appraisal, Handmade Flexible bangle bracelet depicting lions with rubies and diamonds set in 18kt. Gold 21.5 Penny Weight with appraisal, Collection of pocket and wrist watches including gold filled cases Elgin, Waltham and more, Significant Swiss Crafted Fine Pocket Watch with 20 “Rubis” Jewels. Engraved: Ancre Droit  Levee’s Visibles Spiral Preguet 20 Rubis Balancier Comprehense’ repassee’ par “C.A. Meckenstock” Tiflin with Custom Wooden Case, Rolex Wrist Watch Oyster Perpetual Superlative Chronometer Officially Certified with Brown Genuine Leather Stuller Strap, Pair of signed Tiffany Items, including sterling floral pin and 2×3 Tiffany Bamboo Pattern picture frame 1.60 Troy Ounces ,much more.

Coins-1901-S $5 Liberty Gold Coin MS/BU, group of coins 2 include 1803 large cent, 1908 barbara quarter, seeded liberty quarter 1857o, Seeded liberty 20 cent piece 1875s, 1908d barbara quarter, 1915 barbara quarter, 1915s Barbara quarter, 1854 seeded half dollar with arrows, 1868 shield nickel, 1908s barbara quarter, 1915d Barbara quarter, 1908o Barbara quarter, 1867 indian cent, 1887 toned unc. seeded dime. 1865 2 cent piece, 14 liberty nickels, and 48 buffalo nickels, Nearly complete set on indian head cents missing 1877 and 1909s including some high grade with 3 of 4 flying eagle type, 1910 $5 Indian Gold Coin MS/BU, National Governors Conference Official Bicentennial Medals solid Sterling silver proofs designed by the Franklin Mint honoring the heritage of each state, each medal bears the art work of each state and first day cover of February 23, 1976 approximately 50 troy ounces, 1902-S $5 Liberty Gold Coin MS/BU, Collection of US Proof sets including 2 1999 US Silver Proof sets, 1962 Proof Set, 1969 Proof Set, 1971 Proof Set, 2003 Proof Set, 2 1999 Non Silver Proof Sets, 2 2003 Proof Sets, and 2 2003 US Quarters Set and 4 1999 Unc Sets 2 Denver and 2 Philadelphia, Collection of US State Quarters include $300 in face value unopened bags, $150 in unc rolls, partial books and misc. quarters in plastic  Approx. $450 Face Value, Collection of Coins to include 4 American Silver Eagles, 44 $2 Bills, 3 rolls of Unc Jefferson Nickles, roll of Kennedy Halves and 3 Ike Dollars, Collection of coins and stamps including bag of unsearched Canadian Nickles, and large assortment of US and Canadian Stamps, 2 Boxes of Coins and Uncut paper money with commemorative coins and paper money including slabbed Lincoln Log Cabin Cents, 2 sets of 4 Proof Presidential dollars, documents and unused holders, 15.75 Face Value of US 90% Silver including Mercury Dimes, Roosevelt Dimes, Washington Quarters and Standing Liberty Quarters, also includes 3.95 in Canadian Silver Coinage and foreign coinage, Collection of Sealed Uncirculated US Presidential Dollars $575 Face Value and 10 Presidential dollar sets, 1877 Indian Cent rare date VG, Large collection of US 90% silver to include Walking Liberty Halves, Barber quarters, Barber Halves, Franklin Halves, Standing Liberty Quarters, Mercury Dimes and more $77.55 Face Value, 1914 2 1/2 Indian Gold Coin with two light scratches to the face, Three Piece Group of currency $10 Confederate States, 10C Fractional Note 25C Fractional Note, and much more.

Artwork-OOB “Cohassett Harbor from Kents Rocks” signed and dated 1874 Frank Henry Shapleigh 1842-1906 in stunning gold gilt frame 12×8, Bronze sculpture “The Dory” mounted on marble backing #1 of 12 made by Gordon Bok Maine Artist 24×13, Very detailed vintage cast bronze decorative plaque featuring a festive scene of Greek or Roman people playing musical instruments. There are buildings in the background and a cherub flying in the sky. The mold work in the casting is fantastic. The round plaque measures 10 1/4″ across and weighs 4 lbs 6 oz., 1833 Cuffy’s Description of the progress of cotton 11 framed individual scenes, 1920 Denmark Poster “   it sounds like a fairy tale a legend from the old days a spoils daughter deeply lamented has come safely back! Hail our mother’s quest. In nytids morning mess”25×33, Watercolor depicting Thompson Home Concorde New Hampshire by Listed artist William MacIntyre Jewell 1904-1990 28×21 framed, Watercolor interior signed Gustave David 1824-1891 12×9 in gold frame, OOC Landscape with sheep in the woods unsigned, ornately framed 17×13, Watercolor Hyannis Massachusetts by Robert Brooks 20th/21st Century signed lower right 29×21 framed, OOB ship in rough surf by listed artist Franklin Dullin Briscoe 1844-1903 12×8, Mixed media clouds and sea by Listed artist Philip Koch 1948- New York  18×15 signed lower right framed, Watercolor of Hampton Falls by Listed Artist Wayne Morrell 1923-   8×6 in burlap frame, Dancing Spelter Egyptian on Marble Base 8″ Tall, Unframed OOC depicting Mohammed Ali before a fight versus Larry Holmes in Las Vegas by renowned artist Leroy Neiman 28×22, Collection of 3 Judaica mixed media pieces signed Z.SH.94 19×13 each, OOC Blonde Woman with drink on setee from a notable drinking establishment in Maine 35 x 72, Pair of mixed media framed owls signed by Olga Itasca Sears 1906-1990 listed artist 12×8 and 15×10 framed, Painted tapestry of young couple 52 x 96 signed by A. Barnum 96, abstract print by and signed Joan Miro with COA 18×26, Old Port Festival numbered print 29/75 signed Bob Dirnon 1977 24 x 18, OOB depicting Rockport Harbor by George Spencer Morris 1867-1922 signed lower right 15×11, Oak framed print titled “The Close of Day” signed David Hicks 27×20 1/2, Abstract watercolor Barn Scene signed by artist M. B. Schuenemann 25 x 29, Lithograph signed by FM Bennett 1930 depicting colonial soldiers in front of hearth, OOB depicting country scene signed Audrey Soule 17×13 signed lower right framed, OOC Landscape by Reginald Payne 10×8 framed, OOB still life by listed artist Elias Newman 1903-1999 signed lower left 16×12 framed, OOC signed Libby Seaport Scene with City skyline background 29 1/2 x 25, OOB of Figure signed Stuart 30×24 framed, Three painting group to include: OOC Scene of Woods and Gardens signed Domenico 24 x 20, Red Winged Black bird with sparrow print 16 x 20 and a still life OOC colorful floral in vase 18 x 24., Thomas Kincaide 23 x 17 Thomas Kincade 23 x 17, color lithograph by John Moehch “Circus Family” dedicated to Ralph and Ruth 1951 12 x 16 and an framed OOB still life in color 12 x 16, 18×24 Horse Print “Pharaoah’s Horses”, Pastel of sailboat by Jack Nez 15×11 signed lower right, Reverse Painting on glass of Westminster Bridge London England 19×15 framed, Detailed Brass Stork 62″H 42lbs Lacquered, Framed floral linen by Gucci 33 x 34, Highly detailed Chinese Man Brass Statue with baby 31″ H 47lbs, Wooden copper Asian fire pit 34″ diameter 6″H, Finely detailed Brass Dragon 19″H 21″W 45lbs, Steven Parrish signed etching in the style of Walter Brown depicting man and woman in boat 24×32 framed, Heavy Bronze spotted leopard statue 70″, Framed lithograph signed and numbered by Renowned Japanese artist Hoi 23×17, OOB “Refueling at sea” depicting US Navy Ship, 19×16 US Sailors Art signed with initial ELC, OOC Wood and Paper Mache “Caribou Souvenirs” by Marjorie Moore 59×53, COA of serigraph “Pink Sailboat” by Peter Max 30″ x 23″ signed in pencil in lower right hand corner, #39 of 175. Image catalogued in the artist’s archives under Master Book reference #2538 and much more.

Furniture-1950′s Formica top chrome table and six vinyl upholstered chrome side chairs, Leather Eames Style chair and ottoman mid century, Oak 3 over 3 side board, English Oak sideboard heavily carved with front pedestals two drawers, two doors, with figural Viking faces and shields 54″W x 23″D x 40″H, Oak China Cabinet with shelves bowed glass sides flat glass door front 58″H x 33″W, Swedish Immigrants Trunk 46x19x22, 40″ Marble Pedestal, Mahogany inlaid side board, four doors, three drawer 67″L x 41″H x 24″D, Oak commode with towel bar, one drawer two doors, Fancy oak buffet with four doors and three drawers, pictorial panels and original hardware 72″W x 37″ H x 20″D, Exeloak furniture decorative deco oak side board 54″L x 36″H with bowed front, Oak high back carved side chair 51″H, Inlaid Birdseye Maple folding game table 30×30, Fancy Oak side board 57 1/2″ x 53 1/2″, Oak Curio curved door corner china closet 57″ height, Heavily carved English Oak Bar with pictorial panels and leaded stained glass liquor cabinet 120″ W x 44″H x 21″D, Three Over Two Oak dresser with mirror 42x36x21, Empire chest of drawers, two small, three large, columns with claw feet 38 1/2″H x 45″L, White fireplace mantle with beveled glass mirror and columns 52″W x 78″H originally from the Estate of Bette Davis, Round Oak  table with turned legs 30″, Wrought Iron King Size Bed Frame 80″, Old Hickory setee signed on bottom 55″, English Oak door church cupboard with heavily covered figural accents 47″L x 35″W x 19″D, Oak Buffett with three drawers and two doors, claw feet 44x38x21,  much more.

Antiques and Collectibles-Pair of 19th century bronze palace urns 26″, Deco Figural floor lamp 50″ cast metal marble and metal base very elegant, 20″ Bronze sword, dug artifact Chinese in origin possibly from Western Han Dynasty Period 20 BC – 24 AD, Art Glass Lamp and shade with swirl pattern mid century 23″, Box of 50+ Ganz Glass Aquatic Sea Animals, Decorated hanging solid heavy iron shield 23″Diameter depicting mythology figures, angels and chariots, Louis Vuitton clutch purse with paper work and receipt, 13″ Elephant parlour phone, RCA Victor Portable Phonograph. This quality record player works fine, has 4 speeds 16,33,45,78; mellow sounding tube amplifier and a flip needle for playing 78′s.  12″W x 5″H x 11″D, Vintage Art Deco MasterCrafters Illuminated Clock 1950′s.  Model No. 146 Starlight, Paul Herzel Figure of a Pirate w/Dish: metal clad plaster with color decoration. 10 1/8″ x 8 1/2″ x 5 1/2″, General Electric AM Radio Table Model “Dial Beam”circa. 1950 6 x 13.5″ Working Condition: also has a phono input, Contemporary Carved Wood Duck by Thomas Batchelder of South Portland Maine USA.  Gray and black with Brown Head 7″ Long, Asian Urn, with Asian writing with dragons forming four handles 11″ height 10″ diameter, two brass stiffle table lamps with 100% silk lampshades 33″ H, Half mount Sailfish mounted on board 83″ x 37″, Pair of mixed media framed owls signed by Olga Itasca Sears 1906-1990 listed artist 12×8 and 15×10 framed, Bronze piano lamp with stained glass panels 9″ High, Pair of blown glass hand painted vases with floral decoration and ruffled triangle openings, Five Stoneware jugs one with S.S. Pierce Co, Hira China Fairbank Pattern Made in Japan. Multicolored Flowers with Green/Grey Leaves. Includes: Tea Cups, Serving Bowls, Dinner Plates, Platters, Cereal Bowls, Ted Williams autographed 8×10 with COA, Mickey Mantle/Hank Aaron autographed Photo with COA, “Moses Bottles” collection of seven Poland Spring Hotel, Poland Spring Maine, Three green, two brown, one clear and one painted, some with covers, Unusual Standard Novelty night lamp clock 7″, Over 80 pieces Noritake China Bancroft Pattern 5481 dessert, salad, dinner Plates, bowls, teacups and saucers, Mickey Mantle autographed 11×14 sleeve with COA, Muhammad Ali autographed photo with COA, Large Royal Daulton Toby Mug 6″, Joe Dimaggio/Mickey Mantle autographed 8×10 with COA, Asian Ornate Kettles Three wooden, two decorative iron, Canton covered warming dish 10″, Hank Aaron Autographed Baseball with COA and photo signing, Bud Light Lime Promotional Bicycle, RS Germany floral gold rim bowl 10″, Odd Fellows Sword 39″, Pewter Top German Stein 5″, Ephram signed pottery bowl 7″, US Regulation Bugle 18″, Meissen fruit decorated handled basket 10″, nice pair of Bose 4-2 Series 11 Speakers, Kodak Kodascope Eight-33 8mm film projector with Kodak Projection Ektanon f:2  1 inch Lens Ser. No. 287111. Includes lamp and hard case, Bronze submariners dolphin wall plaque 18″x6″, Taxidermy Armadillo 19″, Aluminum Coca cola cooler 22 1/2 x 13 1/2″ says:  Things Go Better With Coke, Drink Coca Cola, Zenith 8G005 Series Trans-Oceanic Short-Wave and Broadcast Radio.  Made between 1946-1951, Johnson 6Hp Outboard motor, Set of Cartier Paris 8 sterling silver salt and pepper shakers 2 troy ounces, Group of bronze and iron with Asian bronze incense holders, bronze decorative candle stand, bronze ashtray and other decorative items, Chromcraft table and four chairs with modern look and clear molded chair backs and bases with chrome pedestals, Two framed maps of Maine depicting: Chart of Boothbay, Historical Map of Arcadia in English and French 53 x 29 1/2 with Damariscotta, Sheepscot and Kennebec Rivers and soundings in feet other framed Historical Map of Mount Desert Island, Maine 28 x 22 giving detailed history of the 1600′s, Civil War “Butlers Book” 1892 By General Butler including a 1861 Newspaper The Bangor Jeffersonian with front page article about General Butler, Japanese silk screen of water and home 25×23, WWII Red Cross Flag 3×5, Andre the Seal statue signed S.E.Y. 16″ with book “A Seal Called Andre” by Harry Goodrich, 4 Large Mugs stamped  Farmer’s Arm B&L England. “God Speed The Plow”; Spode Fortuna K916 Pitcher Jug Sage Green / Fox Hunt. has crack from Top to Bottom and Decorattive Ovaled Serving Dish and Early Wedgewood Fruit Bowl with Highly Decorative Raised Grapes around upper edge. Beautiful Patina on a lovely bowl. 12 1/2″ Dia., Collection of over 800 Postcards to include New York, New Jersey and Virginia Real Photo, Linen and Chrome, Over 500 1st Day Covers circa 1940-1970 including many United Nations, Panoramic photo of well dressed men in front of Portland City Hall 35″ x 12″, Oak File drawer filled with ship postcards, Real Photo, Linen and Chrome, collection of baseball cards including 8 graded cards, 1960 Jack Sanford, 1960 Joe cunningham, 1950 bowman Joe Tiptom, 1950 Bowman Al Evans, 1950 Bowman Doyle Lade, 1950 Bowman Bill Serena, 1950 Bowman Howie Judson, 1950 Bowman Emil Leonard, 1950 Bowman Cliff Fannin also to include 18 non graded 1960′s baseball cards, Bronze art deco Lily Lamp 11″, Sterling silver group with pressed glass and sterling coasters, sterling covered powder jar, and more, Collection of Howdy Doody Items to include 10 cent comic, 45 Record, Howdy Doody Christmas 16MM Film, celluloid characters, puppet and more, Normark IV Skis 82″ with Liljedahl Ski Poles made in Norway 54″ with a Vintage Clark Hockey Stick, Brian Kelley autographed photo with COA, Pair of percussion dueling pistols, Fine Bradley and Hubbard Piano Lamp with hand painted globe 72″, Ernie Banks autographed photo with COA, collection of move memorabilia inluding complete set of Roy Rogers trading cards, Cow Boy exhibit cards, 4 theater stamps, including autographs by movie stars including Peggy Stewart, Polly Bergen, Anne Jeffreys, Rock Hudson, and more, Willie Mays autographed mat with COA, Hank Bauer/Moose Skowran autographed photo with COA, Chad Henne autographed mat with COA, Group of 4 1950′s Chanel #5 unopened and original perfume sets, Bronze chinese urn 12″ H depicting dragons birds of fire, Fine Early European Dove tail Lift top storage box on wooden wheels 75″L x 35″H x 33″D, Russian Mandolin 25″, Set of 6 Craddock  Modern chairs mid century, Brass button decorated lift top trunk 40″W x 18″H x 17″D, Persian Oriental palace rug 157×113, Bronze and glass art deco lamp 20″H depicting a nude woman and flowers signed Marina, Large collection of black and white photos in Japan by 1st Lt. US Army during occupation of Japan 1945-50 and includes photos of Okinawa, also contains the negatives, 19th century Bronze and Jade mini piano decorative piece, Schneider Footed art glass bowl 14″, Roseville Peoni hanging planter, Consolidated Glass Geese Vase 10″, Opaline Fireglow vase 16″, Early European lift top armorment trolley on wooden wheels with heavy brass and bronze hardware 52″L x 38″H x 31″D, Stoneware jug with blue decoration, 7″ Bronze Boy with Thorn, also called Fedele (Fedelino) or Spinario, a Greco-Roman Hellenistic Bronze sculpture of a boy withdrawing a thorn from the sole of his foot.  , Mahogany and jade chinese jewelry box with four drawers, lift top 12″, Bronze urn dug relic with fine patina 12″ high with bulbous base and rings, 51″ Wooden Floor Harp with Inlay and Carved Floral Decorations.  36 string, Le Coultre Perpetual motion clock 9″x8″, Mickey Mantle/Reggie Jackson autographed mat with COA and much more.

Military-105MM Trench art shell coverted to a covered cannister 7″, 5″ Cannon ball in box, US Military Lot with booklets and ephemera, Field Grade US Army Officer Visor Cap by “Luxemburg” with original box and rain shield-Korean War Era, Cold War era Soviet EM Jacket and Saucer Cap, US Field Grade Officers Dress Blue Cap Korean Era, 3 Group of Nazi Medals NAzi Police Shako Cap Eagle HM CTD, WWII 2nd Class Wound Badge HM 65 and one donation badge, Collection of military medals including Nazi Life saving pins, Facist Youth collar tabs, Grenada Patch USN Medal, Tokyo Cadel Pilot wings patch, Saint Christopher Enameled wing with prayer, Nazi Swastika Wall Piece, WWI Crosses and more, Collection of GAR and US Military Pins, Ribbons, Patches and Badges, Two US Military Overseas caps USMC and OD WWII Army, Collection of Coastal Artillery photos, patches, scrapbook, documents and more, WWII Nazi Wrought Iron Candle holder named to a major and dated 1942, Leather US Enger Kress Holster 11″ with shoulder sling, WWI M-17 helmet without liner, 28 Photos and document of SGt. In 9 AIr Force 397th Group, WWII US Military 1st Aid Kit with contents in metal case, WWII US Uniform with patches and GI Name Yankee Division, 1952 Korean War US Gas Can in excellent condition, WWI Knapsack LLC+Co and WWII US Army Pick Ax with original handle, US Army Fort Devens Embroiderie and US Navy Signal Flag, US PT Boat Poster 1943 “Giant Killers” by Electric Boat Company framed 23×18, Soviet Union Flag and Military Belt Cold War era, WWI Yard Long Photo Company B 317th Field Signal Company Camp Devens Massachusetts 4-22-1918, WWII Uniform Navy B’osn Chief w/ 20 years and Vietnam era Shirt, Nazi Photo depicting the Hindenburg disaster 19×15, Military ephemera including State of Maine Discharge Maine Militia 1856 signed by George Atwood, and GAR related paper, US Coast Guard History in Pictures, Janes Fighting SHips 1985-86, 1939 Massachusetts National Guard,1939 Maine National guard, and the Fighting 36th 5 book lot, Framed Military Print “Assault at Tarawa Atoll 20th November 1943 by 2nd Marine Division 40×18, 1943 Matted poster depicting subs “Up and At Em” by Electric Boat Company, Pair of Remington Arms Five Pounder Tin Litho cannisters, 1908 United Kingdom Bayonette, WWII Belgium Poster Depicting flag and church 40×30, WWI German Field Glasses, Gungadin style helmet white tropical British Army 1875-1900 in leather hat box, Group of 10 Nazi Badges in case, 1948 US Army Foot Locker With WWII and Vietnam Uniform both officers and enlisted, 1939 Framed Nazi Mailbag 19×16, WWII Polish Combat helmet, US Navy Bureau of Ordinance Mark 74 Telescope Dated 1942 for ships gun in oak box, Hitler Jugend dagger Tiger Solingen “Blood and Honor”, US Brass 105MM Shell, WWI Brass Artillery Shell, WWI Brass Shell with projectile (Inert), WWII 8th Airforce 445 Bomb Group Link Sextant with Navigators log, document and more, WWI German Sextant w case mfg. by W. Ludolf B.M.G.H Bremerhaven with documentation March 30 1919, 1934 US Versus Japan athletic union plaque with felt Japanese and US Flags with brass signed tag on back, Original Framed General Orders, Head Quarters, Boston Massachusetts, July 3rd 1812 to declaration of war with Britain, much more. <!-- widget code -->
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