Photos are coming this weekend!
Selling the belongings of long-time residents of Forest Oaks. He was a wood worker, gemologist, photographer and outdoorsman and kept a full garage and workshop, plus an outbuilding. Beautiful wood furniture – antique to vintage - throughout the house. Antique and vintage toys galore.
Furniture: pair of 1940’s mahogany twin beds, full 4-poster bed, 1930’s mahogany bow front desk vanity with bench, 1940’s high boy chest on chest, matching Craftique mahogany bedside chests, boudoir club chair, Victorian marble top vanity dresser, Victorian wash stand, side tables, 5 indoor rocking chairs (1 wood, 1 upholstered, 1 wicker seat and back, 2 rush seats), Victorian gentleman’s chair, several upholstered living room chairs, Mid Cent Magnavox stereo/turn table/TV console, primitive writing desk and chair, mahogany side tables with drawers, wood kitchen table with 4 chairs and 2 leaves, dining room drop leaf table, set of 6 dining room chairs with fresh tan upholstered seats, antique high side board, candle stand, paddle smoking stand, antique retail display case and cash drawer, 1920’s Eltinolean crank record player in upright case, 7 or 8 old wooden steamer and metal trunks in good shape, metal bed frames (4), 2 unusual antique infant cribs (one folding with mesh sides), single fold up bed, beautiful mahogany knee hole desk, vintage oak desk with black chair, filing cabinet, side chairs, watermelon cracked ice/chrome dinette table with 2 vinyl chairs, various bookcases and shelves, oak spoon carved Eastlake full bed with original side rails, half height glass door curio cabinet, pink vanity with stool, outdoor patio chair sets, toy chests, old folding table
Equipment, Tools, Garage and Garden: wood working tools and supplies including DeWALT lathe with set of carving chisels, planers, hand tools of all types, table mounted Craftsman jig saw with Packard motor, Black & Decker portable jig saw, Craftsman belt sander, Craftsman chain saw and sharpener, Craftsman chop saw, 4 joiner boxes, alum taper joiner, electric buffer and sanding wheels, small mounted motors to run equipment, Star Diamond Industries 6” lapidary gem making outfit with Dayton AC motor and supplies including boxes of specialty magazines, mounted 4” gem polishing tool with Wagner electric motor, Craftsman electric pen engraver, soldering iron, mitre boxes, newish Craftsman chipper/shredder, Sears lawn tractor with attachments (dual blade mower, aerator, drag, harrow), 5 HP Briggs & Stratton walk behind motorized sweeper, weed whacker, harrows, newish wheelbarrow, spreaders, sprayers, tiller, old push mower, lots of garden tools, board wood and scraps, peg boards, wire take up, large whet stone, 2 pairs saw horses, large anodized tub and buckets, large 20” cast iron cauldron, push brooms, metal gas cans, lidded molded trash cans, heavy chains, set of 4 tire chains, CarQuest roll under dolly, pair ramps, old headlights, large 1886 Crystal Metal cast iron farm bell and harness, all manner of iron and steel parts and components, oak barrel, metal detector, 5’ and 6’ wooden ladders, rolling box fan on stand, wood boxes and tool caddies galore, work bench risers
Sports: golf clubs galore including wood shafts and bag caddies (3), electric putt return, baseball bats and glove, hockey stick, camping gear, Schwinn bicycle, fishing gear – lots of bamboo rods and rods with reels and tackle, gold panning outfits, bench and bar with 2 sets of weights, tennis racquets
Vintage Toys: old Comet long sled in good condition, mostly boys’ toys from the 40’s - 50’s - 60’s, a dozen+ battle ships and aircraft carriers, model airplanes, 3 BB guns, some doll house furniture, playhouse dishes, small dolls (plastic and porcelain), toddler doll and wood high chair, large blue metal doll bed, books and records, toy chests, Western lunch box, puzzles, games, cars and tracks, large peg board for train tracks, GI Joe, molded Western and military figures, various horses
Music: Franz Joseph Pfretschner stringed violin in beautiful condition with original case and bow (needs new strings), AIWA stereo with bookshelf speakers, Pioneer stereo with bookshelf speakers, small radios, LP’s, kid’s records, Panasonic VHS player
Clothing: mostly vintage women’s clothes, lounge wear and nightgowns, coats and jackets, hats, vintage purses, scarves and gloves, men’s suits
Kitchen and Household: red kitchen step stool chair, vintage wooden high chair, vintage hand sewn quilts and bed spreads (20+), vintage ice buckets and bar ware, dishes and glasses, flatware sets, table linens, cookware, bake ware and cake decorating sets, cake safes and carriers, placemats, gadgets and knives, Sunbeam mixer and countertop appliances, Sharp Carousel microwave, Whirlpool side-by-side refrigerator – clean and working, GE washer and Kenmore 70 Series dryer (like new), Dirt Devils and Can Vac Plus all like new, folding iron, 3 folding drying racks, fireplace tools and andirons, sets of china by Meakin and Dynasty
Photography: Polaroid camera with accessories, Argus 8mm reel-to-reel projector, slide viewer, 1940’s Mansfield Action Editor film splicer, 1940’s? Tower light bar, Stanley picture framing system, Dexter mat cutter, glass cutter
Misc: vintage jewelry, new in box mailbox, books, Christmas decorations, crafting supplies, sewing and knitting supplies, two Singer sewing machines – one fold down in beautiful mahogany desk and one antique in mahogany case on cast iron treadle stand, rolling metal hang file, Underwood manual typewriter, adding machine, office supplies, vintage luggage, small SONY Trinitron TV
Decorative: glassware and figurines, oil lamps, cast iron irons, antique and vintage framed prints, gilt mirrors, floor-table-desk lamps, art glass, 100+ flower vases