BRIGGS AUCTION, INC.
1932 ~ Celebrating 85 Years! ~ 2017
Public Estate Absolute Auction | Friday, June 2, 2017
Selling a wide array of merchandise from Main Line, PA and Delaware Valley Estates, Homes, and Collections
AUCTION PREVIEW: Thursday, June 1: 4-7PM | All-day Friday, June 2: From 9AM
8PM (Estate Auto): 2009 Saab 9-3 2.0T Wagon with White Exterior, Black Leather Interior; 71,643 Miles; Power Windows, Locks, Seats, Mirrors; Remote Keyless Entry; 3-Position Memory Driver’s Seat; Heated Seats; Dual Climate Controls; Automatic Transmission; Power Moonroof; Bluetooth Connectivity; OnStar Capable; AM/FM Stereo with CD & Satellite; ABS, and much more. VIN: YS3FB59Y691003379
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 328.
To Be Sold At Absolute Auction | 1500+ Lots Sold Every Friday!
Partial Listing to Include:
8PM: ESTATE AUTO
2009 Saab 9-3 2.0T Wagon
· White Exterior, Black Leather Interior
· 71,643 Miles
· Power Windows, Locks, Seats, Mirrors
· Remote Keyless Entry
· 3-Position Memory Driver’s Seat
· Heated Seats
· Dual Climate Controls
· Automatic Transmission
· Power Moonroof
· Bluetooth Connectivity
· OnStar Capable
· AM/FM Stereo with CD & Satellite
· ABS, and much more.
· VIN: YS3FB59Y691003379
FURNITURE AND DECORATIVE ARTS, etc.
Antique & Quality Reproduction Furniture
· Pair of Southwood federal style inlaid library chairs
· Chippendale four drawer chest on bracket feet
· Miniature wheel carved two door cabinet
· Chippendale four drawer mahogany chest on ogee bracket feet
· Kittinger Williamsburg reproduction mahogany tea table
· Federal four drawer banded mahogany bow-front chest
· Antique Federal style inlaid mahogany settee
· Victorian carved diminutive mahogany secretary desk with bookcase top
· Mahogany serpentine chest of drawers
· Six piece leather upholstered and walnut living room suite
· Heavily carved Victorian oak writing desk
· Mahogany tambour desk
· Lion mask carved fall front desk
· Six Chippendale style dining chairs
· Paint decorated china cupboard
· Four unicorn upholstered centennial chairs
· American Drew cherry china cabinet
· Hitchcock dining table with six stenciled chairs
· Pair of banded mahogany Pembroke tables
· Pair of cherry three drawer chests
· Pair of contemporary leather electric reclining lounge chairs
· Four piece mahogany bedroom suite with four poster bed
· Five piece French provincial bedroom suite
· Mahogany two drawer sofa table
· French oak writing desk
· Modern design sliding door stereo cabinet
· Modern design triple dresser
· Modernist chrome dining table with six chairs
· Black painted parsons dining table
· Modern design walnut coffee table with slate inserts
· Westnofa leather and bent wood rocker and ottoman
· Glass top rattan table with four chairs
· Seven piece mahogany dining room suite
· Upholstered chairs and sofas
· Six piece traditional bedroom suite
· Glass top ship's wheel side table
· Six painted arrow-back dining chairs
· Mahogany queen anne writing desk
· Glass top cherry coffee table
· Maple chest of drawers
· Victorian washstand with porcelain pitcher and bowl
· Pine server on castors
· Narrow work bench with vice
· Blue painted Victorian one drawer stand
· Multi-drawer metal cabinets
· Victorian black painted washstand
· Oak mask carved pedestal table with three leaves and paw feet
· Four ladder-back rush seat chairs
· Mahogany kneehole desk
· Victorian oak side by side
· Victrola upright talking machine
· Green painted Victorian commode
· Victorian Eastlake carved gossip settee
· Mahogany carved three drawer chest and dresser
· Six board pine blanket chest on turned feet
· Dome top trunks
· Mission oak clothes tree
· Heavily carved Continental hall bench
· French Empire pedestal
· Child's oak roll top desk
· Victorian mahogany mirror vanity stand
· Victorian maple upright narrow chest with mirror
· Oak 4-stack barrister bookcase, and more
Country Antiques & Primitives; Decorative Arts; Clocks; Carpets, etc.
· Large collection of vintage globes
· Banjo mandolin with resonator back
· Banjo mandolin with case and key
· Dobro style resonator mandolin banjo
· Russian mandolin
· Mingala banjo body
· Agostino Silva mandolin
· Fairbanks Vega Style-K mandolin banjo
· Miniature banjo
· Middle Eastern lute on stand
· Fencing foils
· Stoneware crocks
· Large mortar and pestle
· Mounted horns
· Carriage brass lantern
· Leather and brass tacked trunk
· National Bohemian "Mr. Boh" glass advertising bar light
· Antique weight driven mahogany banjo clock
· Seth Thomas oak case Regulator wall clock
· Copper hollow body eagle weathervane
· Seth Thomas mahogany beehive clock
· Pair of Chinese blue and white porcelain table lamp bases
· Karl Meisel violin
· Miniature mahogany blanket chest
· Brass inlaid lap desk
· Royal Arms Hotel sign
· King Cleveland trombone with case
· Oak machinist's tool chest
· Large green glass bottle
· Asian archaic style floor lamp
· HO trains including Tyco, AHM, Bachman, etc.
· Asian pottery garden seat
· Howard Miller mahogany mantle clock
· Antique Georgian wall mirror with eagle crest
· Italian pottery greyhound
· Assorted other lamps and decorator mirrors, and more
1 Nan C. Livingston oil on canvas, landscape with pond and buildings
2 Middle Eastern watercolor, cavalry battle
3 Unsigned oil on canvas, beach scene
4 Unsigned oil on panel, landscape with lake and trees
5 Signed oil on panel, winter landscape
6 Signed oil on canvas, view of home in spring
7 Horthy oil on canvas, sunset landscape
8 Claire Dana oil on canvas, still life with potted flower
9 Signed oil on canvas, portico and gardens
10 Betty McLenon watercolor, still life with potted plants
11 Unsigned oil on canvas, wildflowers
12 Horthy oil on panel, still life with ewer
13 Signed oil on canvas, landscape with lake and trees
14 Signed oil on canvas, jester
15 Paul Scarborough pencil signed print, Victorian home, #84/100
16 Unsigned embossed copper foil, floral
17 Reinthal & Newman color engraving, Henry Brooke, 11th Baron Cobham
18 Three Duke Snow watercolors, birds in flight
19 Two Duke Snow watercolors, game birds
20 Four small Alan W. Beldyk oils on canvas, landscapes
21 Engraving of blacksmith in his shop
22 Antique sampler
23 Three watercolors: Bird and sun; George F. Sandstrom "Already Munched"; Heather Peacock "Sunny Steps"
24 R. Scharff watercolor, "Marsh Hunter"
25 Alan W. Beldyk pen & ink, decoy; George F. Sandstrom watercolor, "Hibiscus Spread"
26 Cheryl Decker watercolor, "Long Winter Ahead"
27 R. Scharff watercolor, "Thunderheads"
28 Two Alan W. Beldyk oils on canvas, still lives with fruit
29 Unsigned oil on canvas, still life with grapes
30 F.S. Pratt oil on canvas, pastoral landscape
31 H.E. Kinney oil on canvas, winter landscape with creek
32 H.E. Kinney oil on canvas, winter landscape with trail
33 Two signed surrealist lithographs, tree in pot and abstract
34 Two Davis Gray prints, Cape May and Walt Whitman's house in Camden NJ
35 Japanese embroidered silk panel
36 A. Plissori pencil signed lithograph, mother and child, #139/250
37 Neuberger oil on canvas, farm with barn
38 Ethel Blandin oil on panel, Grand Canyon
39 Gris signed oil on panel, birds
40 Fraczkowski oil on panel, boy shouting
41 Signed oil on panel, still life with flowers and candle
42 Antique buttons on a French Color Planche
43 Karl J. Kuerner unframed pencil signed print, "First Cutting", #49/500
44 Annie Dew mixed media, sunset on the bay
45 Vintage map of Smyrna, DE
46 Unsigned unframed illustration of goat
47 Four color print, "8oz. Export Bottle & Beer Glass"
48 Print of beer bottle
49 Compton oil on panel, fishing and other boats
50 Print of trees and a reflecting pool
51 Currier & Ives color engraving, "The Grecian Bend"
52 Print of Santa and reindeer
53 Unsigned oil on canvas, hunter at the pool
54 Andrew Wyeth copyright print, boat house
55 Reinprecht oil on canvas, still life with fruit on table
56 Three signed Asian style watercolors, botanicals
57 Three signed watercolors, Venetian scenes
58 Anna Baerz pencil signed print, "Corn Dance – Santo Domingo"
59 Lithograph of Franklin D. Roosevelt
60 Engraving of Italian arch
61 Herbelot lithograph, "Chez Muniche"
62 Maxfield Parrish print, "The Waterfall"
63 Barbara Swarovski oil on paper, "Hope"
64 Unframed vintage movie poster, "Carolina Cannonball"
65 Henri Reynard print in the style of Maxfield Parrish, "Echo"
66 Mahogany Chippendale style mirror with carved eagle, and more.
TOOLS | ELECTRONICS | APPLIANCES | MISCELLANEOUS
· LG steamwasher on one-drawer base
· Ocean Kayak Malibu Two XL two-person kayak
· Assorted free edge walnut lumber
· Weber Genesis three burner propane grill
· Vermont Castings propane grill
· Assorted hand and power tools
· Jewelry store holders and other new old stock
· Motobecane moped
· Collection of lighting
· Evinrude 4HP outboard motor
· RCA Victor stereo cabinet
· Garrard model RC98L
· Marrantz AV Surround Receiver SR7200
· ElectroVoice cabinet speaker
· Vintage cabinet speaker on brass and hairpin legs
· Five piece Krix surround sound speaker set
· Four piece Energy surround sound speaker set
· Two JBL HLS810 speakers
· Two Bose 301 Series IV speakers
· Hermon Hosmer Scott 99-B tube amplifier
· Meissner model 8C tube tuner
· Reel to reels
· Sony turntable
· Zebco model 99 reel and rod new in box, and more
Fine China & Porcelains; Glassware; Art Pottery, etc.
· Dresden porcelain pitcher
· Purple agate glass owl jar
· Chinese 12" porcelain ginger jar with figural decoration
· Black glass vase with ormolu mounts
· Rookwood blue pottery vase
· Three graduated blue canton platters
· Wedgwood jasperware pitcher and bowl
· Cut glass including Waterford
· Weller pottery bowl
· Collection of Royal Bayreauth lettuce and vegetable porcelain
· Japanese porcelain vase with floral decoration
· Italian Mary Ryan landscape urn
· Eight Czechoslovakian service plates
· Imari plates and bowls
· Royal Crown Derby pitcher
· Redware plates, bowls, and mold
Full/Partial Sets of China/Dinnerware
· Empress China, "Versailles"
· Royal Albert China, "Old Country Roses"
· Haviland Limoges, green floral (partial)
· Booths English Ironstone, "Real Old Willow"
· Laurel China, "Blue Rose"
· Imperial: "Serenity", 'Whitney'
· Pfaltzgraff "Yorktowne", etc.
Coins & Currency
· Gold Krugerrands
· Early U.S. bank notes:
- Confederate States of America
- Various southern states, etc.
Collectibles, Toys, Books, and more
· Staffordshire figures
· Howard Pierce pottery tree with birds
· Lladro: Owl; Girl; Angel
· Antique silhouettes
· Collection of antique boxes in gilded bronze, brass, and inlaid woods
· Bonheur "NY Stock Exchange Statue" copy
· Skull-form cigarette holder
· Carved soapstone vase
· Pre-Columbian figural vessel
· Chinese & Asian Porcelains & Decorative Arts
- Carved hardstone Asian mask
- Gilt bronze seated Buddha with lotus marked base
- Porcelains, including pillow; blue & white foo dog; pomegranate vase, etc.
- Famille rose covered jar
- Figural décor ginger jar with calligraphy
- Bronze censers, including one with dragon handles
- Bronze lidded vase with cat and bird
- Bronze immortal figure
- Bronze footed planters
- Bronze fan burner
- Carved hardstone foo dogs
- Lacquered tea caddy with gilt decoration, etc.
· Two glass owl lanterns
· Phrenology bust
· Pair of sandwich glass oil lamps
· Linda Robinson carved shorebirds
· Figural clock figures
· Assorted brass figural doorstops
· Asian stacking lunch basket
· West German vintage "TV/Radio" clock
· Chrome and glass decanter with glasses
· Mother-of-Pearl Maddocks football mug
· Venetian glass figure, vase and charger
· Native American Indian pottery
· Large pig bookends
· Wood & Sons red and white transferware platter
· Laurel & Hardy photo with horse on piano
· German miniature steam engine
· McCoy Midget Racer in box
· Pond boat, and more.
STERLING and SILVER | PEWTER | BRASS, etc.
· Serving spoons
· Four plates
· Reposse flatware
· Coin silver spoons
· English silver hilt carved knife, and more.
ESTATE FINE and VINTAGE COSTUME JEWELRY | FURS | LINENS
· Gold jewelry to include rings, stick pins, brooches, etc.
· Ladies Welson Swiss wristwatch with 14K yellow gold case
· Double cameo brooch
· Sterling jewelry to include Taxco link bracelet and earring set with black stones, etc.
· Georg Jensen sterling tie clip and Norwegian enameled sterling butterfly pin
· Military pins and badges
· Masonic/Fraternal jewelry
· Pocket watches, watch chains and fobs
· Vintage & Contemporary Costume Jewelry
- Hattie Carnegie
- Glass beads, etc.
· Victorian bodice
· Ladies Dresses
· Men's Sport Jackets, etc.
· Print of barn, "Beech-Nut in Glass Jars"
· Decorative print, "Black Cat Bar"
· Signed watercolor of horse
· Lena Liu signed and numbered print of Steinway piano and flowers
· Print of row homes on Main Street
· Clipper ship painted on reverse glass, "Chesapeake 1812"
· Ray Hendershot print of barn
· Signed oil on board of women and fruit
· Two signed oils on canvas on busy street scenes
· Seven Asian scrolls: landscapes, Tiger, florals, etc.
· Pair of signed prints, trees
· Unsigned oil on canvas, friars
· Decorative floral prints
· Decoupage poser of Barcelona bull fighting
· Banjo and wall clocks
· Oil on canvas of female statue in garden, signed "Helen B.B."
· Signed oil on canvas of European mountain landscape
· Watercolor of beach scene, signed "Eleazer"
· Oil on canvas of European building, signed "Rossi", etc.
DISCOVERY TABLE & BOX LOTS, etc.
· Silver plate: Serving pieces, flatware, tea sets, etc.
· Glassware: Cut, etched, pressed, depression, etc.
· Jadeite mixing bowl
· Princess Pink English ironstone tea set
· Bentley vintage camera
· Distressed shuffleboard set
· Decorative German tiles
· Decorative metal candle stand
· Fly fishing themed shadowbox
· Vintage Landis, Ferry & Clark household scale
· Bradford Exchange collector's plates, floral
· LPs, assorted genres
· Lionel trains
· Wasp air-cooler electric mini-motor in box
· Mason jars
· Assorted dolls and accessories including porcelain and composite
· Wicker baskets
· Fencing masks
· US Military accessories
· Decorative iron hangings
· Ladies hats
· Theodore Haviland "Blue Oakmont" two-handled soups and under plates
· Blue and white stoneware steins
· Vintage Agway electric fence controller
· Large paint decorated Mexican pottery plates
· Wedgwood Jasperware
· Horse and jockey bookends
· Germantown Mutual Fire plaque, 1843
· Sports memorabilia & Collectibles
- Hockey pucks
- Pez dispensers
- Trading cards
- Die-cast racecars
- Books, etc.
· Danbury Mint sports stadiums & arenas and Washington, D.C. landmarks
· Toleware share lamps
· Blue and white ironstone
· Stag-horn handled knives
· Pottery bowls and tureen
· Glass-covered cake stand
· Stella Artois glasses
· Apples to Apples board game
· Oxweld railroad lantern
· Lladro figurines
· Potpouri boxes with stone décor
· Marx & Guthertz Austrian serving plate and covered dish
· Gold-tone flatware
· Pelouze vintage family scale
· Assorted brass items including candlesticks
· Large wooden plane
· Lillput Lane collectibles
· Metal kitchenware repurposed as candle sconces
· Wooden pipe shelf
· Rooster bookends
· Owl bookends
· Assorted DVDs and CDs
· Brass boot jack
· Large collection of oil lamps and shades
· Victor records in albums
· Paint decorated tea set marked 'Hong Kong'
· Budweiser beer trays
· Large decorative glass bottles
· Metal bow mantle candle holders
· Dolly Dingle plates, banks, dolls, and other assorted items
· Decorative wooden plaques featuring Audubon bird and flower prints
· Glass milk and soda bottles, and more.
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