BRIGGS AUCTION, INC.
1932 ~ Celebrating 85 Years! ~ 2017
Public Estate Absolute Auction | Friday, May 19, 2017
Selling a wide array of merchandise from Main Line, PA and Delaware Valley Estates, Homes, and Collections
AUCTION PREVIEW: Thursday, May 18: 4-7PM | All-day Friday, May 19: From 9AM
3PM (Back Room): Fine China & Porcelains, Glassware & Art Glass, Art Pottery, etc.; Silver; Estate Fine & Vintage Costume Jewelry; Collectibles; Coins & Currency; Books; Toys; Discovery Table & Box Lots, and much more.
4PM (Front Room): Antique & Quality Reproduction Furniture; Decorative Arts; Fine Art; Country Antiques & Primitives; Clocks & Carpets; Tools; Electronics, and much more.
It'll be sunny (we hope)! Temp 282.
7PM: Farm Tractors & Vehicles | 1946 Ford Stake-Body Dump Truck; 2010 Ford Ranger Pickup Truck; 1987 Chevy Suburban Silverado Wagon; Two Antique Ford Tractors; 2010 John Deere 3720 Tractor; Honda 50 Motorcycle; Craftsman Lawn Tractor, etc.
To Be Sold At Absolute Auction | 1500+ Lots Sold Every Friday!
Partial Listing to Include:
7PM: FARM TRACTORS & VEHICLES
1946 Ford Stake-body Dump Truck
· 2 Ton
· 30" Grain Sides
· V8 Engine
· 4-speed Transmission
· 2-speed Rear Axle
· Hydraulic Dump on 13.6' Bed
· VIN: 599T127328
2010 Ford Ranger Pickup Truck
· 39,298 Miles
· Metallic Midnight Green Exterior, Gray Sport Cloth Interior
· Automatic Transmission
· AM/FM Stereo
· Air Conditioning
· Front Airbags, and more.
· VIN: 1FTKR1ED7APA74556
1987 Chevrolet Suburban Silverado Wagon
· 47,879 Miles
· White Exterior; Tan Cloth Interior
· VIN: 1GNGR26KOHF116890
Tractors, Honda Moped, Etc.
· Antique Ford Ferguson Tractor
· Antique Ford Tractor
· 2010 John Deere 3720 Tractor
- 107.1 Hours
- With 300CX Loader
· Honda 50 Motorcycle
- Serial No: CA100R092986
· Craftsman Lawn Tractor, etc.
FURNITURE AND DECORATIVE ARTS, etc.
Antique & Quality Reproduction Furniture
· Kittinger WA1037 desk
· Chrome, brass and glass designer coffee table
· Pair of carved fireside chairs
· Marble top French side table with floral decoration
· Antique two drawer stand with tiger maple front
· Victorian gentleman's and lady's chairs
· Colonial grandfather clock with brass face
· Paint decorated grandfather's clock
· Three stack bookcase with file drawers, bookshelf, index files and drawer base
· Antique blanket chest
· Assorted bedroom and dining furniture
· Ebonized drop front desk
· Eastlake Victorian hall mirror
· French paint decorated bedroom set with genre scenes
· Golden oak drop leaf dining table with four Windsor chairs
· Ethan Allen leather sofa, chair with ottoman, and ottoman
· Ethan Allen six piece bedroom set
· American Drew diminutive crystal cabinet
· American Drew banded dining table, buffet, and eight chairs with trifid feet
· Pair of Hardin drop-leaf end tables
· Country kitchen set with eight chairs
· Ethan Allen blue painted country hutch and farm table w/metal base
· Six Ethan Allen painted dining chairs
· Sumter highboy
· Lexington eight piece bleached dining set
· High top dinette table and six stools
· Three piece Lexington bedroom set
· Baker sofa
· Council carved lolling open arm chair
· Ethan Allen "Polo" footstool
· Assorted French style open arm chairs
· Hitchcock and Ethan Allen occasional tables
· Vintage ice cream shop table with wood top and iron base
· Red lacquered tray table with bamboo base
· Assorted iron patio sets
· Upholstered chaise lounge
· Seven piece Lexington white painted bedroom set
· White wicker accent pieces
· Five piece green wicker porch set
· Smith-Hawkin teak wood bench
· Ethan Allen bunk beds
· Mahogany breakfront
· Four Florentine side tables, and more.
Country Antiques & Primitives; Decorative Arts; Clocks; Carpets, etc.
· Country store counter display cases
· Wood carved crucifix
· Maple antique bench
· Primitive wood storage boxes
· Hamilton mantel clock
· Brass Italian Rococo gilded clock
· J.E. Caldwell onyx mantel clock
· Vintage galvanized tin watering cans
· Vintage Cram's Imperial World Globe
· Agate pie box with server
· Enamel Scribban's Purity bread box
· Metal horse whip holder
· Wall hanging religious cross
· Assorted stoneware crocks including Cowden and Porter Hanson & Co.
· Jupiter trombone with case
· Cleveland trumpet
· Two Armstrong flutes in case
· Pre-1930 Pan American trumpet with case
· Gumball machine with copper eagle finial top
· Brass relief wood box
· Slag glass table lamp
· Cane collection
· Wood slat trunks
· Asian carved hat rack
· Country accessories including wood buckets, firkins and kitchenware
· Cast iron Gypsy pot
· Brass Asian garden lantern
· Singer Featherweight sewing machine
· Area-size carpets, including Southwestern-style flat weaves, and more.
1 Doris Duncan watercolor on paper, "Grandad's Crab Company"
2 Doris Duncan watercolor on paper, fishing boat "Al F"
3 Fraczkowski oil on panel, still life with mortar and pestle
4 Charles Simpson hunt scene print, the chase
5 Dendy Sadler color engraving, "Breach of Promise"
6 Dendy Sadler color engraving, "The New Will"
7 Paul Gauer stone engraving, "Grave of William Penn"
8 Limited edition print of 1860 map of New York City, #114/450
9 Signed Japanese watercolor scroll, landscape with bridge
10 Color engraving, "Representation of the Gas Works, Wilmington, Delaware"
11 Two Ursula Ippolita pencil signed prints, "Wallingford Spring House" and "Mullica Hill", #31/200
12 Carolyn Blish print, "Three's a Crowd"
13 Signed Japanese watercolor scroll, red-crowned cranes
14 Pauline Eble' Campanelli print, "Wild Rose Berries"
15 Laszlo Dus signed lithograph, "Megmerevedett Ido" (Stiffened Time)
16 J.L. Ferris watercolor on paper, couple at table
17 J.L. Ferris watercolor on paper, seated in the parlor
18 Japanese watercolor, branches and basket
19 Japanese watercolor, berries and bee
20 Color engraving of Jourdain etching, "Winter", 1 of 225
21 C. Phillip Wikoff pencil signed print, stone mill, #439/808
22 Two color engraved portraits, Marie Antoinette and Madame Vigee with child
23 Poster of the musical "Chicago", signed by cast
24 Carolyn Anderson signed print, "Wilmington Victorian", #171/750
25 Pencil signed print, "Evening Sledder, Rockford Park", #1000/1000
26 Carolyn Anderson signed print, "Skaters on the Brandywine", #631/750
27 Monte Nagler pencil signed photograph, "Punch Bowl Falls, Columbia River Gorge, OR", #11/50
28 Color engraving, "The Cambridge Telegraph"
29 Andrew Wyeth copyright print, "Maga's Daughter"
30 Andrew Wyeth copyright print, "Berry Picker"
31 Carolyn Anderson pencil signed print, "Wilmington Opera House", #413/750 with dedication
32 Folk Art print on canvas, portrait of child with puppy
33 Doug Stock feather art, geometric design, 1985
34 Janet Watkins signed theorem, still life with fruit
35 Signed charcoal portrait
36 Signed watercolor on paper, winter landscape
37 Fox hunt print, before the hunt
38 W. James McGlynn pencil signed print, church, #39/400
39 W.K. Herbott oil on canvas copy of Sir Thomas Lawrence, "Master Lamberton" (The Red Boy)
40 Andrew Wyeth copyright print, "Split Ash Basket"
41 F. Raffaelli oil on canvas, approaching the mansion
42 Warren Kimble folk art poster, church
43 Unsigned oil on canvas, portrait of gentleman with mustache and hat
44 Unsigned oil on canvas, portrait of woman in green dress
45 A. Hale oil on canvas, floral still life
46 Saint oil on canvas, large floral still life
47 Andrew Wyeth copyright print, "Big Room"
48 David E. Doss print, "Reflections"
49 Signed Japanese watercolor scroll, landscape with people
50 Signed watercolor on canvas, fall landscape with waterfall
51 Unsigned oil on panel, portrait of woman in green dress
52 Andrew Wyeth copyright print, "Raven's Grove"
53 Signed oil on canvas, portrait of seated woman in garden
54 Andrew Wyeth copyright print, "Master Bedroom"
55 Robert LoGrippo pencil-signed lithograph with pumpkin remarque, "Harvest Holiday", 1979
56 Robert LoGrippo pencil-signed lithograph with tree remarque, "Home for the Holidays", 1978
57 Robert LoGrippo pencil-signed lithograph with basket remarque, "Cherry Blossom Time", 1980
58 Three frigate prints, "Philadelphia", "Brandywine" and "President"
59 Three antique maps, two of Poland and one of the world
60 Andrew Wyeth copyright print, "Groundhog Day"
TOOLS | ELECTRONICS | APPLIANCES | MISCELLANEOUS
· Bird's-eye Maple
· Red Oak
Tools, Lawn & Garden
· Craftsman push mower
· Lawnboy push mower/mulcher
· Compost tumbler
· Briggs and Stratton rototiller
· Craftsman shredder/vacuum/bagger
· Generac pressure washer
· Craftsman mechanics tool chest
· Craftsman machinist tool chest
· Craftsman band saw
· Delta router
· Steel City drill press
· Hand tools
· CB and other radios
· Crosley reproduction turntable with stand
· Pioneer SX-890 receiver
· Bose shelf speakers
· JBL speakers
· Pioneer XD-10 speakers
· Technics speakers
· JVC turntable
· ION TTUSB10 turntable to convert to digital
· Mirage speakers
· Marantz dvd player
· Yamaha receiver, etc.
· Peugeot his and hers bicycles
· Vintage Schwinn bicycle 'built for two'
Fine China & Porcelains; Glassware; Art Pottery, etc.
· J. Pouyat hand-painted plate with French war scenes, signed Dubois
· Hand-painted Spode covered jar depicting a harbor scene with tall ships
· Set of hand-colored Wedgwood luncheon plates with floral and gilt decoration
· Set of T&Y Limoges "La Cloche" luncheon plates
· Set of Crown Staffordshire floral luncheon plates
· Wedgwood Historical Blue plates of Boston scenes
· Pickard tea set and other gilt decorated tea set pieces
· Asian porcelains and china
· Wedgwood Jasperware
· Hand-painted Belleek coffee set
· Pair of hand-painted reticulated Dresden compotes
· English china with hand-painted armorial designs
· Mintons hand-gilded coffee pot
· Bone china tea cups and saucers
· Shaving mugs
· Delaware ginger jar with brass lid
· Hand-painted tulip vase
· Patriotic children's plate
· Belleek serving bowl, vases, covered jar, etc.
· Royal Worcester teapot, coffee pot, egg coddlers, and pot-de-crème pots in fitted box
· Tara Irish porcelain
· Bohemian Glass
· Waterford Crystal: stemware, perfume bottles, etc.
· Signed Lalique vase
· Crystal decanters
· Simon Pearce center bowl
· Cranberry and hobnail glass vases
· Pair of green hobnail glass cake stands
· Large glass covered jar in metal stand
· Collection of Majolica
· Polish pottery
· Yellow ware mixing bowls, and more.
Full/Partial Sets of China/Dinnerware
· Rose Medallion
· Fitz and Floyd "Gold Rondelet"
· Noritake china with brightly colored flowers
· Ridgways "Roslyn"
· Lenox "Chesapeake"
· Set of Lenox with fluted edge
· Mintons china with turquoise rim and pink floral garland (partial set)
· International Ultra Bone "High-Point"
· Franciscan "Desert Rose"
· Royal Doulton China, "Angelique"
Collectibles, Coins/Currency, Toys, Books, and more
· Victor portable record player with build in speaker
· Metal rooster-shaped shooting gallery targets
· Antique lap desk
· Inlaid wooden box with a Colonial parlor scene
· Amazon tablet and Kindle
· Asian cinnabar and soapstone carvings
· U.S. coins: commemorative silver dollars, Mint and Proof sets, Indian Head Pennies, etc.
· Metal owl sculpture
· Vintage cameras including: Agfa, Minolta, TDC, Sears, etc.
· Jade floral trees
· Fitted Asian box with genre scenes
· Marble Egyptian bust
· Carved and cast bronze Asian animals including Foo Dogs
· Art glass vases and decanters
· Vintage Penn fishing reels
· Skookum dolls
· Miniature bisque dolls and International dolls
· Lladro and Nao figurines
· Miniature tea sets
· Collection of eggs: marble, art glass, hand-painted, etc.
· Wooden mortar and pestle
· Vintage radios: Bendix, Crosby-Paige, RCA Victor, Sylvania, etc.
· Vintage microphones, one converted to a lamp
· Political and other pinback buttons including Lansdale Jaycees, etc.
· Postcards; Old photos; Cabinet cards
· Bakelite Racing Hydroplane by Reuhl
· Tiger guitar with amp
· International Diesel Electric Crawler Tractor with control box
· Vintage Barbie trunk with dolls, clothing and accessories
· Tin lithograph friction race car
· Collection of miniature pewter animals
· Vintage pens and desk items
· Straight razors and pocket knives
· Stihl advertising belt buckles
· Commemorative medallions
· Albums of vintage stamped envelopes
· Victorian Christmas die-cuts
· Blu-ray and other DVDs
· Michael Jackson picture disk, and more.
· "The Spirit of the Woods", London 1837, with hand-colored illustrations
· "Drums by James Boyd", illustrated by N.C. Wyeth; signed by both
· 2 volume set: "The North American Indians" by Catlin, 1913
· "Blackfeet Indians"
· "The Brandywine" by Henry Seidel Canby, illustrated by Andrew Wyeth; signed by both
· "A History of The Delaware Bibliophiles 1977-1987" and "An Exhibition of Printed Ephemera" from Members' Collections
· Antique Bibles
· Vintage children's books including Raggedy Ann
· Picturesque America
· "The Story of the Liberty Loans", etc.
STERLING and SILVER | PEWTER | BRASS, etc.
· 85 pieces of matching sterling flatware
· J.E. Caldwell serving platter
· Plate with reticulated edge
· Footed center bowl with reticulated edge
· Cigarette holders
· Shakers and salts with cobalt glass liners
· Assorted flatware and serving pieces
· Napkin rings
· Candle snuffers and tongs, etc.
Silver, Silver Plate, etc.
· Hallmarked Russian cup
· Hallmarked cordials
· Silver plated serving dishes and flatware
· Brass sconces and trivets
· Asian cast metal teapot
· Enameled brass covered jar, etc.
ESTATE FINE and VINTAGE COSTUME JEWELRY | FURS | LINENS
· Pocket watches including a closed-face Waltham with 14K case
· Gold jewelry including: chain necklaces, rings, earring, and more
· Hand-painted miniature portraits set in gold frames
· Cameo jewelry
· Angel skin coral jewelry
· Wristwatches including Southwestern-styles with turquoise and coral
· Men's jewelry
· Vintage and contemporary costume jewelry
· Stetson hat with original hat box
· Sports jerseys: McNabb, Jackson, McCoy, Peete, Richards, Iverson, Sanchez,
· Asian silk robes and jackets, etc.
· Dee Crowley painting of four seagulls
· Four Pat Kerr miniature watercolors of colorful fish
· Sam Martin mixed-media sketch for Fairmount Park statue, dated 25 December 1975
· Framed print of Wilmington, Delaware landmarks
· Bust of a man smoking a cigar, stamped Cutrone
· Assorted floral and botanical prints
· Disney lithograph, "The Lion King"
· Steve Klein pencil signed print, country genre scenes
· Folk art prints of rabbits
· P. Wadsworth watercolor of tree, with red stamp
· Screen print of Hindu figure
· Japanese prints with calligraphy, fishing & garden
· MB Golly signed watercolor of flowers and birds
· Reproduction map of early Philadelphia
· Wilmington print of notable buildings
· Set of 4 watercolor of fish by Pat Kerr
· Framed Chinese silk tapestry
· Movie poster prints:
- My Fair Lady
- Terminator 2
- Star Trek Generations
- Gone with the Wind
· Large scale oils on canvas, abstracts and portraits, etc.
DISCOVERY TABLE & BOX LOTS, etc.
· Meakin Birds of America plates
· Copeland Spode "Spodes Fitzhugh" tea set
· Dresden floral tea cups and saucers
· Depression Glass
· Antiques reference books
· Philadelphia and other local history books
· Die-cast car models by Danbury Mint and others
· Assorted silver plate: Serving pieces, flatware, tea sets, etc.
· Assorted glassware: Cut, etched, pressed, depression, etc.
· Apothecary bottles
· Brass measures
· Metal toy trucks
· Peach crate
· Cowbell, pulley, and miscellaneous primitive items
· Miniature snow globes
· Oil lamps
· Small LeCreuset two-handled covered pot, skillet, and covered pots
· Andrew Wyeth books
· Miniature elephant garden seats
· Decorative pieces of abstract art pottery
· Clay Asian figures with inset tiles
· Women's scarves
· Christmas pattern China
· Nintendo Wii & Wii Fit
· Knowles China "Ebonette": plates, saucers, side plates
· Assorted plates, including Bavarian China, Royal Victoria, Nippon
· Cigar boxes, recipe boxes, small silver chests
· Decorative metal tray
· Teacups and saucers, including Aynsley
· Porcelain counter canisters
· 'Yolanda's Picture Perfect' baby doll
· Terra cotta decorative planter and mold
· Blue touch stoneware covered crock
· Spode Christmas tree tumblers
· Lenox Butterfly Meadow measuring cups
· Special interest books: Portugal, Art, Art History, Architecture, Paris, etc.
· Wood carved Asian figures
· Model boats on stands
· Vintage airplane kits and models
· Assorted DVDs
· Agateware cookware and coffee set
· Golf balls
· Vinyl records
· Rotisserie/BBQ set
· Hat boxes and hats
· Carnival glass oval bowl
· Hermann's stuffed mohair teddy bear, "First Love No. 341"
· Railroad lanterns
· Pop Eye Radio
· Electric turkey fryer
· Collection of cut glass decanters
· Grill light
· Christmas and Santa decorations
· Pyrex and Corningware
· Pressure cooker
· Vintage cameras
· Raggedy Ann & Andy dolls
· Antique license plates
· Train village accessories
· Vintage kitchen tins
· Glacier National Park hand-colored prints
· Primitive kitchen items
· Chantal covered pot
· Bavarian China coffee canisters
· Wire egg basket
· Quan Yin figure
· Men's & Women's coats:
- Burberry Brit
- Talbots, and more
· Women's St. John's silver skirt and top slip, and more.
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