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Tower Lakes/N. Barrington Amazing Mid Century Estate Sale

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Fri
Nov 10
9am to 4pm
2017
Sat
Nov 11
9am to 4pm
2017

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Packed North Barrington/Tower Lakes home with lots of Danish Modern furniture, Mid Century Modern home accessories, antique toys, games, & dolls including American Flyer and Lionel Trains. Hamilton Baby grand Piano, lots of old books, vintage linens and kitchen items and so much more. 

BEDROOM #1 – Costume jewelry, Vintage children’s clothing, furniture 

  • •    Vintage costume jewelry – 50’s and 60’s 
  • •    Bakelite bangle bracelets 
  • •    Costume jewelry – necklaces, earrings – clip on, rings, bracelets 
  • •    Selection of watches – pocket watches, wrist watches, compass 
  • •    Ladies watch (Wittnauer) 
  • •    Trail-Blazer luminous compass watch 
  • •    Whiting & Davis mesh purse 
  • •    Vintage makeup compacts, lipstick holders 
  • •    Mirror with jewelry storage (with locking key) 
  • •    Vintage Lady Sunbeam hair dryer 
  • •    Antique  curling iron 
  • •    Vintage Sears portable facial bath 
  • •    Vintage makeup tray, powder box, atomizer 
  • •    Vintage Avon products – cologne, powder 
  • •    Vintage hats 
  • •    Mink collar 
  • •    Fox collar 
  • •    Raccoon wrap 
  • •    Rabbit wrap 
  • •    Children’s fur items – rabbit muffs (white)– 2, rabbit hats (white) – 2 
  • •    Vintage children’s costumes – clown, vampire, Mickey Mouse, blue bird, cowboy, genie, little Bo Peep, sailor 
  • •    Vintage children’s play hats 
  • •    Vintage children’s clothing – dresses, blouses, coats, aprons, girl dance costumes, gloves 
  • •    Vintage doll (Armand Marseille c 1894), doll rocker 
  • •    Vintage Girl Scouts apparel – uniform, uniform separates, hats, patches 
  • •    Adult costumes – a few 
  • •    Framed mirror 
  • •    Assorted frames 
  • •    Walking canes – a few 
  • •    Shelf 
  • •    Danish Modern headboard w/storage (full) 
  • •    Danish Modern 8 drawer dresser 
  • •    Danish Modern dresser with mirror 
  • •    Office chair 
  • •    Area rug (wool) (Kandahar-India) 9 x 6 
  • •    Hall runner rug (Oscar Isberian rugs-India) 2 x 17 
  • •    Hall closet – Linens & bedding, towels 

 

BEDROOM #2 

  • •    Vintage aprons 
  • •    Vintage suitcases (American Tourister) – many including hat case, makeup case 
  • •    Vintage luggage with leather straps 
  • •    Vintage table linens – tablecloths, cloth napkins, placemats, napkin rings, vintage trivets, lace doilies 
  • •    Assorted women’s handkerchiefs 
  • •    Assorted blankets 
  • •    Women’s glamour gloves – many colors, styles – crochet, cotton, leather 
  • •    Vintage women’s hats – a few 
  • •    Women’s clothing –  Full closet of vintage apparel & lingerie 
  • BEDROOM # 3 – Electronics, Northwestern themed items, office supplies 
  • •    Northwestern themed items – framed stadium poster, caps, hats, flags, books, wrap, cookie cutter set, frames, travel mugs, glasses 
  • •    Cubs World Series Champions 1907-1908 felt flag 
  • •    Northwestern Starter jackets – 2 (size M) 
  • •    Band uniform wool jackets (red) – 4 to choose from 
  • •    Vintage records albums 
  • •    Assorted albums 
  • •    Vintage travel items – stickers, travel booklets 
  • •    Ampex model 2000 series HIFI tape recorder player 
  • •    Tape reels – over 170 reels to choose from (Orchestra, Jazz, Movie soundtracks & more) 
  • •    Heathkit High Fidelity Preamplifier 
  • •    Heathkit 20 watt amp model AA-71 
  • •    Vintage Heathkit radio 
  • •    Vintage Carnival Children’s record player with many records for this player 
  • •    Star-lite tape recorder 
  • •    Icon – HF all band transceiver model 737 
  • •    Typewriters – Smith Corona, brother Echelon 
  • •    Argus 35 mm camera, flash 
  • •    Binoculars 
  • •    Polaroid land camera 
  • •    Canon auto zoom 518 Super 8 
  • •    Kodak Colorburst 250 
  • •    Kodak Instamatic X15F 
  • •    Kodak Tele-Instamatic 608 
  • •    GE cassette player 
  • •    Nikon Coolpix 2100 
  • •    Slide viewer, Slide changer 
  • •    Miranda 35 mm camera model Fm 
  • •    Splicing machine 
  • •    Mansfield Midway slide projector 
  • •    Developing and printing kit 
  • •    Slide projector screen 

LIVING ROOM – Grand Piano, Vintage Christmas, Furniture, Art 

  • •    Baby Grand Piano (Hamilton) 
  • •    Vintage musical instruments – 1950’s Islander Ukelele, Snare, Osborn Samo 1930’s Mandolin & case 
  • •    Leather bound books – The Harvard Classics (Collier) 1910 volume 1-50 
  • •    Framed art (James Topping) Impressionist-landscape 
  • •    Framed art (L. Sperman) 
  • •    Framed art – a few 
  • •    Vintage sheet music, music books, hymnals 
  • •    Area rug -wool (Beauvais by Bigelow-Sanford) 6 X 9 
  • •    French upholstered chair, French upholstered arm chair 
  • •    Drop-leaf side table with drawer 
  • •    Dux Danish modern coffee table (Stunning!) 
  • •    Danish modern record holder with casters 
  • •    Upholstered sofa (Drexel) 
  • •    Metal sculptures 
  • •    Assorted Christmas décor 
  • •    Christmas stockings, napkin rings, ornaments, décor, candleholders, cookie tins, electric candle lights, wreath, tree stands – 4 to choose from, nativity set, Christmas tree motif glasses, many vintage ornaments, tinsel-garland, glass bowls and more 
  • •    Vintage Shiny Brite ornaments in boxes – a few sizes to choose from 
  • •    Many light sets 
  • •    Vintage saucer sled 
  • •    Vintage sled – Gladding Champion GTO 
  • •    Snowman motif sled 

DINING ROOM – furniture, glassware 

  • •    Danish modern dining table with self-storing leaves 
  • •    Danish modern chairs – set of 4 
  • •    Danish modern credenza 
  • •    Danish modern hutch 
  • •    Danish modern china cabinet 
  • •    Danish modern side board w/Tambour Door sideboard 
  • •    Mid-century upholstered chairs – 2 (Jydsk Mobelvaerk-Denmark) 
  • •    Mid-century floor lamp with table 
  • •    Large Oriental area rug 
  • •    Paul McCobb dishes “Eclipse Comtempri” pattern 12 – 6 piece place settings and additional serving pieces (Stunning set!) 
  • •    Franciscan ware dishes (made in California) Apple motif – including 2 platters, covered vegetable bowl 
  • •    Large style Table lamp 
  • •    Glassware 
  • •    Barware – including champagne 
  • •    Clear glass appetizer plates 
  • •    Cake stand 
  • •    Assorted salt cellars 
  • •    Glass punch bowl set – bowl and 12 cups 
  • •    Glass punch bowl set with metal rack for bowl and 15 cups (Great for your upcoming holiday party!) 
  • •    Flatware – Betty Crocker/Gold Medal Circa around 1941 
  • •    1915 State spoons, Antique movie star spoons 
  • •    Vintage spoons – Mickey Mouse, Red Riding Hood, Spaghettio’s 
  • •    China (Bavaria) Rose motif – plates, platters 

FAMILY ROOM 

  • •    Leather Sling chair (Siesta) 
  • •    Danish Modern Cocktail table (Dux) 
  • •    Ansel Adams framed posters – 2 
  • •    Table lamp 
  • •    Leather La-Z-Boy recliner (black) 
  • •    Danish modern display cabinet 
  • •    Vintage map motif glasses (So adorable!) 
  • •    China (Taylor Smith & Taylor) “Boutonniere” pattern Ever Yours – many dishes, cups, platter, covered sugar bowl, carafe (Stunning set!) 
  • •    Boutonniere motif glasses 
  • •    Assorted barware 
  • •    Small area rug 
  • •    Assorted mid-century serving pieces and pottery 
  • •    Pottery Bowl (Roseville) 
  • •    Pelicans – set of 2 (carved) 

KITCHEN 

  • •    Kitchen table, 4 chairs 
  • •    4 stools 
  • •    Side table with drawer (Khoury furniture) 
  • •    Blue Willow tea set  (Amazing large set!) 
  • •    Tea set flatware 
  • •    Tea sets – MANY to choose from 
  • •    Assorted cookie tins (Great for your holiday baking!) 
  • •    Vintage tins – a few 
  • •    Enamelware tea pots 
  • •    Cast Iron Rabbit mold (Griswold) 
  • •    Assorted vintage cake and pie pans 
  • •    Fondue set 
  • •    Rival crock pot 
  • •    Cuisinart toaster 
  • •    Flatware – Splendide 18/8  (77 piece set) Just in time for that large holiday party! 
  • •    Melamine (dark blue) 24 piece set 
  • •    Cookie cutter sets – a few to choose from 
  • •    Vintage Fire King glassware – a few 
  • •    Vintage potato basket & noodle nest 
  • •    Assorted Flatware 
  • •    Vintage Sunbeam party grill 
  • •    Vintage “Tang” pitchers 
  • •    Campbell soup mugs – several 
  • •    Ranmaru stoneware dishes – 30 piece set – plates, bowls, cups 
  • •    Flatware – Interpur 52 piece set 
  • •    Copper molds 
  • •    Assorted knives, kitchen utensils 
  • •    Assorted cookie cutters – many to choose from (Holiday Baking is right around the corner.) 
  • •    Ice Cream Parlor Milkshake machine (Waring) 
  • •    Picnic set – pitcher, cups, bowls 
  • •    Sunbeam coffee master (percolator pot) model C20A 
  • •    Assorted baking pans – cake pans, cupcake pans, Bundt pan, tube pans, and more 
  • •    Hunter green stoneware dishes 
  • •    Yellow stoneware dishes 
  • •    Vintage metal cannister set – 3 to choose rom 
  • •    Assorted Melamine cups, pitchers, bowls 
  • •    Copper bottom egg pans – 2 
  • •    Large assortment of unique salt & pepper shaker set (So many to choose from!) 
  • •    Cash iron griddles, pans, dutch oven 
  • •    Hand crank coffee mill 
  • •    Assorted vintage kitchen utensils 
  • •    Vintage hand grater 
  • •    Vintage Griswold hand grinder 
  • •    Vintage green glass water containers 
  • •    Vintage food warmer (Ever-Glo) 

BASEMENT – Vintage toys, dolls & books, Sewing & crafts, Model airplanes, tools 

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  • •    Pin-up women’s calendars – 1943 signed (A. Vargas),1946, 1947 
  • •    Large selection of hardcover and paperback books – many vintage 
  • •    The Happy Hollisters – 11 volumes (1960’s) 
  • •    1915 First Edition – The war of the wooden soldiers 
  • •    Dandelion Library – 18 volumes vintage children’s books 
  • •    Billy Whiskers – antique books (1903-1925) 5 volumes 
  • •    The X bar X boys – 5 volumes (1920’s) 
  • •    1895 edition Hans Christian Anderson – Stories for the household 
  • •    1917 edition Robin Hood – illustrated by N.A. Wyeta 
  • •    Gullivers Travels – Young Folks Classics series 
  • •    Wide wake Stories for Wide Awake Children (1915) 
  • •    Rand McNally Road Atlas (1938) 
  • •    A Childs Garden of Verses R.L.S. (1929 edition) 
  • •    A Girl of the limberlost (1909) 
  • •    Tom Swift – 7 volumes (1910-1925) 
  • •    Hanas Brinker of the Silver Skates 
  • •    Ted Scott Flying Stories – 3 volumes (1920’s) 
  • •    Beautiful Joe (1903) 
  • •    Robinson Caruso and other stories 
  • •    Mickey Mouse and Bobo the Elephant (1935) 
  • •    Pilgrims and Puritans (N. Moore 1898) 
  • •    Mickey Mouse sails for Treasure Island 
  • •    Five little peppers and how they grew (1909) 
  • •    Grimm’s Fairy Tales (1920) 
  • •    Coca Cola nature study cards 
  • •    Uncle Tom’s Cabin (1900) 
  • •    Paperback mysteries 
  • •    Assorted “big little” books 
  • •    David Cory children’s books 
  • •    Tuck-me-in-Tales (Arthur Scott Bailey) 

Electronics  - 

  • •    LXI series AM/FM digital synthesized stereo system 
  • •    Speaker set (AMPEX) 
  • •    Cassette player (Sony) 
  • •    Speaker (AR-1) 
  • •    Compact disc player (Sony) model CDP-291 
  • •    Stereo cassette deck (Sony) model TC-WR535 
  • •    Heathkit receiver model GR-54 
  • •    Assorted transistor radios – GE, Sanyo 
  • •    Hand held scanning radio (GE) 

Vintage Toys & Games 

  • •    Assorted poker chips, poker playing cards and more 
  • •    Assorted card games – Mille Bornes, Uno, Password, Probe 
  • •    Assorted board games – Candyland, Tripoley, Life, Battleship, Sorry 
  • •    Bingo set 
  • •    Vintage cast iron figurine toys 
  • •    Vintage Erector sets – 3 
  • •    Radio controlled speedboats – 2, hovercraft 
  • •    Racing sloop 
  • •    Canoe model kit 
  • •    Slot cars, race track 
  • •    American Flyer train set, cash register, transformer 
  • •    The Lionel Train cars 
  • •    Lionel train set (Silver Star) 
  • •    The Joy Line Sparkling Mechanical Train 
  • •    Whistle controller (Lionel) – 2 
  • •    Train accessories – landscape mountain, metal house, metal water tower 
  • •    American Flyer – The Streamliner 
  • •    AFX Darlington HO scale race set 
  • •    Flex-i-Track for electric trains 
  • •    Assorted train magazines and catalogs 
  • •    Vintage toys – wood dominoes, wood letter set 
  • •    Children’s wood play table, 3 chairs 
  • •    Vintage dolly buggy, play bunk beds, shape sorter 
  • •    Vintage musical instruments – Zippy Zither, tambourines and more 
  • •    Danish Modern upholstered arm chair (Dux), Upholstered sofa (Dux) 
  • •    Danish Modern upholstered chair with ottoman (Dux) 
  • •    Side table w/casters 
  • •    Cedar chest, cedar lined chests 
  • •    Vintage Sears girls bicycle with basket and light 
  • •    Vintage Games – Clue, Bingo, Table Croquet, Jump for Solitaire, Popeye, the House that Jack built, Frankie Frank, “mulberry bush” themed metal top, Johnson indoor target gun, metal racing car w/driver 
  • •    Vintage toys – Radio questions, Amoeba wars, Score-a-word, Popeye playing card games, Anagrams(circa 1934) 
  • •    Fisher Price – Pull-a-time xylophone 
  • •    Playskool – blocks in a wagon 
  • •    Skate board, scooter 
  • •    The Viewmaster (Portland, Oregon) 1930’s 
  • •    The Viewmaster light attachment 
  • •    Tru-Vue (Rock Island, IL) with many films for viewing 
  • •    Vintage view machine (Stereoscope) 
  • •    Roy Cox thimble drome with box 
  • •    Vintage wind up Circus elephant(celluloid) with box (pre 1930’s) 
  • •    Vintage 1930’s Transogram Little Country Doctor 
  • •    Assorted card games, block puzzles, puzzles 
  • •    Vintage Barbie cases, Ken doll case, tutti doll case 
  • •    Barbie camper 
  • •    Fashion dolls – Barbie, Ken, Skipper 
  • •    Many, many play food, household cleaning items, beauty items 
  • •    Campbell soup kid dolls 
  • •    Vintage doll house with many accessories 
  • •    Cabbage Patch Kids doll (Ambrosio) in box 
  • •    Large selection of dolls from many countries (Native American, Turkey, Asian influence, African) 
  • •    Dolls -composite, porcelain, tin head, paper, pin cushion 
  • •    Doll selection includes Ravca Doll, Shirley Temple, Huebach Kopelsdorf, General MacArthur, Armand Marseille, Baitz, Kewpie dolls, Google Eye dolls, Handy Andy plush, Snow White , Minerva tin head, Vintage Holland dolls, composite Black baby, Cloth painted face doll (Italy), Chinese Bisque , 
  • •    Marionette puppets – 3 to choose from 
  • •    Assorted doll clothing, doll shoes, doll skates, purse, shoes 
  • •    Vintage doll patterns (McCalls, Ladies Home Journal) – a few 
  • •    Vintage doll Cast Iron Stove (salesmen/store display with 3 pots) (Triumph) 
  • •    Vintage stove, iron, ironing board, 
  • •    Large assortment of doll size tin & paper household, medicine and beauty products 
  • •    Mirro Cinderella cookbook and cooking set 
  • •    Junior Miss motif metal lunchbox 
  • •    Play cash register (Kingsbury), computing scale (Kingsbury) 
  • •    Vintage coin banks – circus elephant, circus horse 
  • •    Vintage pull apart wood toys 
  • •    Play tin baking pans 
  • •    Redwing 3 gallon salt glaze jug (Beehive motif) 
  • •    Robinson Ransbottom 4 gallon crock with handles 
  • •    Redwing 2 gallon crock (Birch Leaf motif) 
  • •    Assorted Easter décor 
  • •    Assorted Halloween decor 

BASEMENT- Tool room 

  • •    Horse collar 
  • •    Model airplanes, model airplane separates 
  • •    Assorted planes, cars, and trains books 
  • •    Assorted hand tools, screws, screw drivers, wrenches, 
  • •    South Bend Precision Lathe 
  • •    Assorted wrenches, screwdrivers, pliers 
  • •    Sears Craftsman 3/8 variable speed 
  • •    Dremel disc belt sander model 730 
  • •    Sears Craftsman 16’ variable speed scroll saw 
  • •    Healthkit Oscilloscope 
  • •    Heathkit  RF Signal generator 

BASEMENT – Craft room 

  • •    Sewing machine (Sears Kenmore model 1802) with table, box and many accessories 
  • •    Sewing machine (Sears Kenmore) with case 
  • •    4 drawer oak dresser 
  • •    Chairs – a few 
  • •    Storage cabinets – 4 
  • •    Storage utility cabinets – 4 
  • •    Assorted sewing notions, fabric, batting, needles 
  • •    Assorted crochet thread 
  • •    Assorted ribbon 
  • •    Craft kits – rug hook kits, wood crafts 
  • •    Vintage Junior Lighting Weaver (So cool!) 
  • •    Vintage jars (Ball) 
  • •    Assorted match books 

GARAGE 

  • •    Assorted Sporting goods – pogo stick, bowling balls – 2, archery arrows, roller skates with case, hockey sticks, ski poles, pair of downhill ski’s, ice skates, hockey skates 
  • •    Double oxen yoke 
  • •    Christmas garland, grape vine leaf wreaths, assorted garden pots 

 

 

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