WE JUST GOT ACCESS TO A SAFETY DEPOSIT BOX FROM THE ESTATE TODAY!!! It had some great things in it! 1884 $20 gold piece surrounded by diamonds! Diamond rings, Mathey Tissot Ladies Watch, gold and diamond pin, plus many other surprises! Please CALL with questions. E-mails will NOT be answered.
Old House Estates is honored to present the estate sale of lifelong collectors Carl & Elsie Eggebrecht! Elsie collected for many, many years until her passing in 2008. NO JEWELRY OR SILVER ON SITE UNTIL SALE DAY!
Wonderful treasures have been on earth and brought to light for the first time in many years! There is something for everyone! Carl & his father William were renowned residential furniture designers in the Grand Rapids market.
HIGHLIGHTS: Iron anchor off the steamer "State of Michigan" which sunk in 1901 off Whitehall, many fine oriental rugs, early art, early American & English furniture and furnishings in great condition, 1921 Hope College Basketball team photo, early sailing ship model, great strap of Pennsylvania bells circa 1870, wonderful and large engraving of Niagara Falls by John Lowell & Co of Boston 1893.
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FURNITURE: Early 3 drawer blanket chest, 4 drawer pine chest, end tables, 6' Pennsylvania deacons bench, pine corner cabinet, early English? oak carved console table & chest, marble top commode, drop front desk, 3/4 rope bed, early mirrors, plantation style desk, tilt top tables, early chests, Windsor & Hitchcock chairs, drop leaf tables, spinning wheel, wash stands.
FURNISHINGS & SMALLS: cast iron still banks, many interesting lamps, nautical items, copper molds, scale, iron andirons, granite ware, bookends, clocks, artwork, jewelry, sterling, watches, early pewter, beaded purses, toys, Christmas, railroad & marine lanterns, photos, furniture renderings, drafting tools, historical furniture books, Lake Macatawa 1961 map, china, pottery, Vaseline glass, crystal, stoneware, linens, and lots and lots of surprises!
THE REST...painted trunk, Bombay chest, small display chest, rattan furniture, dinette set, cedar chests, twin beds, grandmothers clock, bar and stools, photo equipment, Keeler Brass furniture hardware and collectibles, many vintage tools and chests, canning jars, Bang & Olufsen radios, concrete lions, concrete floral urns, iron garden bench, metal Victorian urn, iron bell...snow blowers, leaf blowers, leaf vac, ladders, and a full, full garage!