BRIGGS AUCTION, INC.
1932 ~ Celebrating 85 Years! ~ 2017
Public Estate Absolute Auction | Friday, July 28, 2017
Selling a wide array of merchandise from Main Line, PA and Delaware Valley Estates, Homes, and Collections
AUCTION PREVIEW: Thursday, July 27: 4-7PM | All-day Friday, July 28: From 9AM
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3PM (Back Room): Fine China & Porcelains, Glassware & Art Glass, Art Pottery, etc.; Silver; Estate Fine & Vintage Costume Jewelry; Collectibles; Coins & Currency; Books; Ephemera; 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.
8PM (Estate Auto): 1998 Ford Taurus SE Sedan with Blue Exterior, Gray Cloth Interior; 48,674 Miles; Power Windows, Mirrors, Locks; Remote Keyless Entry Fob; Air Conditioning; Cruise Control; AM/FM Stereo with Cassette and CD, and more.
To Be Sold At Absolute Auction | 1500+ Lots Sold Every Friday!
Partial Listing to Include:
8PM: ESTATE AUTOMOBILE
1998 Ford Taurus SE Sedan
· Blue Exterior, Gray Cloth Interior
· 48,674 Miles
· Power Windows, Mirrors, Locks
· Remote Keyless Entry Fob
· Air Conditioning
· Cruise Control
· AM/FM Stereo with Cassette and CD, and more
· VIN: 1FAFP52U8WA151454
FURNITURE AND DECORATIVE ARTS, etc.
Antique & Quality Reproduction Furniture
· A fine collection of period antiques from a Greenville, DE Estate
· Antique inlaid mahogany writing desk with enameled drawer pulls
· Pair of glass top tassel decorator side tables
· Pair of French Louis XV style gilt and paint decorated arm chairs
· French marquetry inlaid console cabinet
· Sheraton period rosewood étagère with lower drawer
· Georgian style armchair with eagle carved arms and tacked leather upholstery
· Georgian mahogany three drawer dressing table
· Miniature eight drawer apothecary or spice chest
· Miniature five drawer walnut chest
· Pair of antique English club chairs with tapered legs
· Circa 1800 tall clock by J. Bucknell, Crediton
· Sheraton three part mahogany pedestal banquet table with two additional leaves
· Twelve Empire mahogany dining chairs
· Chippendale walnut semi-tall chest with bracket feet
· Mahogany Queen Anne style chest on frame
· Antique Louis XV-style armchair
· Victorian carved settee
· Decorator painted chimney cupboard
· Cherry corner cupboard with sixteen light top
· Pair of wrought iron barstools
· Red painted lion base glass top console
· Decorator column base glass top dining table with six iron and brass chairs
· French painted glass inset cocktail table
· Georgian style camel-back sofa
· Decorator upholstered two cushion sofa
· French Louis XV style china cupboard
· Cherry step back china cupboard
· Asian decorator lacquered lamp table
· Cherry server with bracket feet
· Italian blue leather sofa with metal legs
· Six Danish style teak dining chairs
· Ships hatch coffee table
· Resin decorator outdoor daybed
· Stanley four piece painted bedroom suite
· Maple tall chest with bracket feet
· Decorator circular dining table with four chairs
· Four stack mahogany barrister bookcase
· White painted kitchen chimney cupboard
· Country step back cupboard with two door top
· Assorted steamer trunks
· Antique mahogany three tiered butler's stand
· Georgian mahogany commode
· Empire mahogany chest of drawers
· Empire one drawer pier table
· Half spindle eight-legged bench
· Antique country pine bench table
· Hanging pine wall shelf
· Modern design eight piece dining room suite
· Assorted other bedroom and dining room furnishings, and much more
Country Antiques & Primitives; Decorative Arts; Clocks; Carpets, etc.
· Victorian brass ceiling fixture with frosted and etched glass shades
· Georgian wall mirror with gilt eagle crest
· Pair of gilt metal five light candelabras
· Pair of cut glass buffet lamps with crystal drops
· Georgian period mirror with gilt surround and candle arms
· Carved wood walrus sculpture with brass tusks
· Porcelain Tang style horse sculpture
· Brooks Brothers beaver top hat with leather case
· Pair of elephant form garden seats
· Wells Fargo Overland Stage miniature coach with display case
· Sheraton banded mahogany salt box
· Jean Bouchet clarinet with case
· German violin with case
· Assorted antique mantle and wall clocks
· Assorted leaded and stained glass
· Painted cement lawn jockey
· Taxidermy fox; Taxidermy turkey
· Wine barrel
· Iron farm bell
· Two sided painted metal Bakery shop sign
· Doctor's Scale
· Tiffany style leaded glass table lamp
· Jim Beam advertising folding table
· Assorted contemporary decorative vases, lamps, and much more
1. Unsigned jewelry tree sculpture in shadowbox frame
2. Unsigned jewelry heart sculpture in shadowbox frame
3. Unsigned watercolor on paper, seascape
4. Two signed Wallace Nutting hand colored prints, "Orchard Shadows" and birch trees
5. Signed Wallace Nutting hand colored print, "The Church by the Stream"
6. Three Vanity Fair color prints, "Louis Pasteur", "Thomas Henry Huxley" and "Sir James Paget"
7. Two G. Yoste watercolors on paper, village scenes
8. Runaways concert poster
9. C. Tezechkovitch lithograph poster, "Menton (France): Sea, Mountains and Marvel"
10. A. Mackie watercolor on paper, seascape with lighthouse
11. Unsigned color etching, docked fishing boats
12. Unsigned textured print on panel, floral still life
13. S. Bernat signed watercolor on paper, "Miltassia Charles M. Fitch" orchid
14. Audrey Van Dyk watercolor on paper, "Garlic By The Pound"
15. W. S. Dawson pencil signed print, Rockford Tower, #126/250
16. Michael Lyne pencil signed steeplechase print, "The Grand National - Canal Turn 1963"
17. Lionel Edwards pencil signed stag hunt lithograph, "The Devon and Somerset Staghounds Coming Out of The Danesbrook"
18. Two Asian temple rubbings
19. Two engravings of Italian temples
20. Signed miniature watercolor on paper, mountain landscape
21. Chinese watercolor ancestral portrait
22. Unsigned print, looking seaward
23. Signed watercolor on paper, landscape with boat house and pier
24. Clearfield pastel on paper, landscape at sunset
25. N. Crawford signed watercolor on paper, pond grass, 1985
26. Unsigned oil on panel, three stack heavy cruiser
27. Marjorie J. Egee watercolor on paper, flower garden
28. Kentucky Derby and Belmont winner Chateaugay's jockey's uniform in shadowbox frame
29. Unsigned oil on panel, landscape with river and hills
30. Unsigned oil on canvas, landscape
31. Kujal oil on canvas, landscape with lake
32. Natural History Museum print, "Sources of Navajo Native Dyes"
33. Andrew Wyeth copyright print, "Pentecost"
34. Beverly Panken pencil signed block print, "Summer Ritual", #7/38
35. Carolyn Blish print, "Remembering the Swing"
36. Textured print, still life with apples
37. Andrew Wyeth copyright print, "Pennsylvania Landscape"
38. Framed embroidery, "One Old Crow Lives Here"
39. Horace Pippin print, "Saying Prayers"
40. John W. McCoy print, "Skiff in the Cove"
41. Maxfield Parrish print, "Contentment"
42. Jamie Wyeth copyright print, "Iris at Sea"
43. Peter Sculthorpe print, "Buckskin"
44. Unsigned oil on canvas, floral still life
TOOLS | ELECTRONICS | APPLIANCES | MISCELLANEOUS
· Assorted tables of porcelains, china, decorative arts
· Jenn-Air stainless steel propane grill
· Vermont Castings propane grill
· Assorted hand and power tools
· Sharp flatscreen TV, and much more.
Fine China & Porcelains; Glassware; Art Pottery, etc.
· Set of Lenox china, pattern P529
· Royal Vienna figural porcelain compote
· Asian porcelains and china
· Flow blue platter with floral border
· KPM lobster dish
· Wedgwood Jasperware
· Historical blue plates: George Washington, etc.
· Bavarian fruit plates
· R.S. Germany compote with oak leaf and acorn motif
· Bonn hand-painted floral vase
· Haviland & Co. Limoges floral appetizer plates
· Bone china teacups and saucers
· Wedgwood commemorative state plates
· Set of Royal Worcester Vitreous salad plates
· Heisey Slag Glass covered jar
· Bohemian glass
· Cut glass
· Depression glass: stemware, vases, etc.
· Marquis Waterford vase
· Cobalt Shirley Temple Hoosier jars
· Amber glass pinch bottles
· Santa Clara pot
· Acoma pottery
· Figural planters
· Russel Wright basket
Full/Partial Sets of China/Dinnerware
· Wedgwood Home Collection, "Eden" (partial)
· Epiag Czechoslovakian, "Pastelle"
· Italian pottery Dinnerware, floral pattern
· Weilware, green floral
· Lenox China, "Kingsley"
· Carlsbad Austrian China with red & gold border
· Johnson Brothers, "Summer Chintz"
· Noritake, "Fleury", etc.
Collectibles, Toys, Coins, Books, and more
· Coins and Currency:
- Morgan and Peace dollars
- Silver Quarters
- Foreign coins
· Asian art book
· Pocket leather-bound bible, dated 1860 and New Testament Book
· Staffordshire figurines and hen on nest
· Figural Art Nouveau lamp with alabaster base
· Capodimonte figures
· Antique glass shades including a pair of cranberry hobnail glass shades
· C.L. Jester duck decoy
· Inlaid wooden box with American shield
· Nesuke and vintage hair combs
· Baccarat squirrel
· Waterford crystal animals
· Large Goebel Santa figure
· Vintage spectacles
· Benson & Hedges humidor
· Chrome airplane lighter
· Vintage automobile hood ornaments
· Chieftain Casey Jones Diesel horn
· Candlestick telephone
· Carved and painted birds, some signed Gowdy
· Diving helmet clock
· Blue Hen Farms milk bottle with cream top
· Vintage glass Christmas ornaments and figural lightbulbs
· Glass kugels
· Vintage desk clocks
· Mickey Mouse radio
· Donald Duck and Pudgy Bear pull toys
· Vintage tin noisemakers
· Cast iron hatchet heads with dragon motif
· Advertising collectibles
· Postcards and souvenir folders
· Trinket boxes
· Skeleton keys
· Pocket knives
· Hunting knife with sheath
· Chelsea Ship's Bell clock with stand
· Victorian album of cabinet cards
· Assorted police-related badges
· Packard Garters countertop display case
· Carved wooden sculpture with faces and birds
· Pair of large carved stone figures, signed J. Suazo
· Pair of "Batey" London stoneware jugs with spouts
· Pocket lighters
· Miniature Tole painted box
· Toy cannons
· Mini bisque dolls
· Die-cast vehicles
· Lead figures and animals
· Collection of miniatures
· Vintage games and toys: Disney, Popeye crayon set, plastic Army men, robots, action figures, Ed Wynn The Fire Chief board game, etc.
· View Master Junior Projectors with reels
· Tasco and other Binoculars
· Bushnell 9 to 30 power 40mm Zoom Sporting Scope
· Vintage cameras:
- Agfa folding camera
- Konica 35MM with lens, etc.
· Sylvania projection lamp bulbs and photo slides
· Centaure Pacific fishing reel
· Elvis LP record albums
· Peter Max Superposter book
· Figural bookends and door stops
· Peter Moran boat model
· Casige toy sewing machine
· Buddy L Electric Emergency Unit truck
· Ertl dump truck
· Tonka truck
· Ateam shovel
· Uncle Sam's 3 coin register bank
STERLING and SILVER | PEWTER | BRASS, etc.
· Tongs and assorted flatware
· Cream and sugar sets
· Travel case
· Condiments with cobalt glass liners
· Sterling-bound coasters
· Napkin rings, etc.
Silver Plate, etc.
· Coin silver spoons
· Brass candlesticks
· Pair of large brass shoes
· Large copper vessel with handle, etc.
ESTATE FINE and VINTAGE COSTUME JEWELRY | FURS | LINENS
· Gold jewelry: rings, brooches, stick pins, earrings, etc.
· Walking stick with gold tip
· Cameos and other brooches
· Chunky amber necklace
· Sterling bracelets, figural brooches, etc.
· Pocket watches and Wristwatches, some with gold cases
· Military themed bracelets and compact
· Contemporary and vintage costume jewelry
· Short fur jacket and faux fur mink jacket
· Vintage beaded bags, etc.
· Set of six assorted landscape prints by various artists
· Cast-iron candle sconces
· Framed 'Clayton' crest, 'Probitate Quam Divitas'
· Early unframed oil on canvas, floral still life
· Shadowbox frame with bird and wildflowers
· Framed print, Mary and baby Jesus
· Pair of B.S. Albini etchings, skeletal figures
· Pencil signed prints by William Nelson
· Jimi Hendrix poster
· Led Zepplin black light poster
· "The Galloping Ghost" poster
· Tribal masks
· Les Jackson oil on canvas, Brittany spaniel
· Print of fruit basket theorem by Mary Bradley
· Ardis Sturdy signed pen and ink, "Umbrella People", diptych
· German cuckoo clock
· Nancy Hibbits oil on canvas, fishing boats and floral still life
· Framed map, "Ship Wreck Sites of the Mid-Atlantic States"
· Signed oil on canvas, abstract nude
· J. Kott oil on canvas, floral still life
· Framed bicentennial first day issues
· Set of four pressed floral arrangements, framed
· Metal wall hangings, Revolutionary War soldiers
DISCOVERY TABLE & BOX LOTS, etc.
· Assorted posters: advertisements, film, historical, etc.
· Ephemera: books, postcards, pamphlets, ledgers and more
· Green and pink depression glass
· Scrapbooks of World War II
· Department 56 Christmas Village items
· Brass candlesticks
· Railroad trains, track and assorted accessories
· Hats and hat boxes
· Diecast and model cars
· Brass eagle bookends
· Chalkware dogs
· Lord Calvert American whiskey bottle
· Wood carved safari animals
· Silver plate: Candelabras; Serving pieces; Flatware; Tea sets, etc.
· 'Desert Storm' trading cards
· Glass Scottish terrier bookends
· Vintage games to include Bingo, Conflict, Anagrams, Donkey Party, Mysto Magic
· Stangl China, "Provincial"
· Baseball trading cards, Phillies
· Antique and leather bound books
· Collection of assorted Japanese paper ephemera
· Flamingo figurines
· Vintage dolls
· Vintage globe
· West Bend lidded crock and four croquettes
· Glassware: Pink Depression; Cut; Etched; Pressed; Carnival, etc.
· Vintage linens and doilies
· Vintage children's books
· Trivets and primitive kitchen items
· Orange pearlescent tea set
· Cast-iron pans
· Galvanized two-handled tubes
· Signed Southwestern pottery by D. Vasquez
· Mid-century modern pottery bookends
· Vintage Pyrex
· Yellow Dansk skillet
· Tin counter canisters
· Spode Christmas cups and saucers
· Blue and white ironstone China
· Peanuts & Simpsons large Pez dispensers
· Scooby Doo Mystery Machine toy
· Gold rimmed glassware
· Collection of train and railroad books
· CD collection
· Assorted pewter
· Glass milk bottles
· Miniature figurines, and much more.
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