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1932 ~ Celebrating 85 Years! ~ 2017

Public Estate Absolute Auction | Friday, September 8, 2017

Selling a wide array of merchandise from Main Line, PA and Delaware Valley Estates, Homes, and Collections

AUCTION PREVIEW: Thursday, September 7: 4-7PM | All-day Friday, September 8: 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.

It'll be sunny (we hope)! Temp 291.

4PM (Front Room): Antique & Quality Reproduction Furniture; Decorative Arts; Fine Art; Country Antiques & Primitives; Clocks & Carpets; Tools; Electronics, and much more.

8PM (Auto): 1983 Chevy S10 Pickup Truck. FULLY REBUILT with 350 Engine; Metallic-Blue Exterior with Ghost Flames; Gray Sport Cloth Interior; Automatic Transmission; Power Steering & Brakes; Dual Exhaust, and more.

To Be Sold At Absolute Auction | 1500+ Lots Sold Every Friday!


1983 Chevrolet S10 Pickup Truck


·        350 Engine

·        Metallic-Blue Exterior with Ghost Flames

·        Gray Sport Cloth Interior

·        Automatic Transmission

·        Power Steering & Brakes

·        Dual Exhaust, and more.




Antique & Quality Reproduction Furniture

·        RJ Horner style carved oak cabinet with glass door

·        18th century refectory table

·        Inlaid mahogany hanging corner cupboard

·        Chinese carved rosewood marble inset stand

·        Stickley arts & crafts oak prairie sofa and loveseat

·        Mahogany library steps

·        David T. Smith cabinet-made New England style tea table

·        Gothic style three-door mahogany bookcase

·        Carved oak grandfather clock with brass dial

·        Soft-wood pie safe with 12 pierced tins

·        Pair of Victorian-style upholstered lounge chairs

·        Marble top decorator console table with painted wooden base

·        Paint decorated Bombay chest of drawers

·        Fox themed decorator glass top table

·        Hunt scene decorator fireplace front

·        Carved Asian chests and stands

·        Two antique pine dry sinks

·        Flame mahogany carved chest

·        French style dining room table with 9 Queen Anne chairs

·        Pair of Chesterfield burgundy leather arm chairs

·        Chesterfield burgundy leather sofa

·        Victorian oak tall chest

·        Federal style mahogany tamboured desk

·        Burgundy leather sofa with brass tacks

·        Rococo style carved marble inset desk with chair

·        Gilded wood upholstered window bench

·        Silver painted decorator chest

·        Gilded pedestal

·        Pair of silver tufted lounge chairs

·        Oversized silvered framed mirror

·        Gilded console table with mirror

·        Silver coffee table

·        Antique Asian decorator traveling cabinet with 5 interior drawers

·        Cherry farm table with tapered legs

·        Empire mahogany card table

·        Set of 6 Victorian Griffin carved dining chairs

·        Set of 4 Chippendale style dining chairs

·        Federal period 6-legged settee

·        Carved gilt wood headboard

·        Asian two door armoire

·        Hans Wegner for Andreas Tuck extension dining table

·        Danish teak side table with magazine holder

·        Danish modern side chair

·        Two art deco style leather lounge chair with wooden trim

·        Modern design drop-leaf desk with three drawers

·        Modern design mahogany glass inset dining table

·        Pair of Lane Acclaim side tables

·        Brown Jordan four-piece wicker living room set

·        Copper-lined humidor smoking stand

·        Serpentine front mahogany writing desk

·        Federal inlaid mahogany fernery with galvanized interior

·        Adirondack twig form stand

·        Brass and tufted leather fireplace bench

·        Marble inset Victorian coffee table

·        Carved oak cabinet with turned legs

·        Antique bench table

·        Red painted picnic bench

·        Two carved oak church pews

·        Four antique ladder back chairs

·        Carved oak sideboard with turned legs

·        Depression-era chest of drawers

·        Mahogany three-winged vanity

·        Set of 10 painted collegiate chairs

·        French Provincial chest of drawers

·        Assorted marble top stands

·        Mahogany knee-hole desk

·        Cherry 3-piece living room set with shaped top

·        Assorted aluminum and wrought iron patio furniture

·        Six ice cream chairs

·        Assorted steamer trunks and foot lockers

·        Blue leather sofa

·        Assorted laboratory office chairs

·        Wrought iron and aluminum patio furniture, etc.


Country Antiques & Primitives; Decorative Arts; Clocks; Carpets, etc.

·        Estate collection of canes and parasols, some with gold caps and banding

·        Pusey & Jones antique half ship model, Wilmington DE

·        Lash's Orange-Ade dispenser

·        Assorted multi-drawer collector's and spool cabinets

·        Antique English flint lock blunderbuss

·        Mac Truck presentation hood ornament

·        Brass and iron fox head doorstops

·        Two boot forms with boots

·        Remington and Atlas Powder crates

·        Fox hunting brass and copper horn

·        Two ship's lanterns

·        Two navigator's lanterns

·        Griswald Santa Claus chocolate mold

·        Great Bear Springs water bottle

·        Art deco German Shepherd form boudoir lamp

·        Assorted horse tack

·        Three vintage croquet sets

·        Collection of game commission and vintage hunting photographs

·        Victorian regulator wall clock

·        Two taxidermy fox heads

·        Blue touch stoneware decorator crock

·        Mixed-metal welded owl sculpture

·        Cement bust of David

·        Assorted vintage slates

·        Coca-Cola bottle tray with bottles

·        Three cast-metal figural sculptures

·        Ship's wheels

·        Butter churn

·        Brass bucket

·        Porcelain bathroom knobs

·        Patinated cast-iron jockey figural lamp

·        Assorted stoneware jugs

·        Bone-handled horse crops

·        Singer dome-top portable sewing machine

·        Antique beaver and silk hats with boxes

·        Vintage Grundig table top radio

·        Assortment of brass and wrought iron fireplace andirons, tools, and accessories

·        Adkins & Downs shelf clock

·        Dedekind carved heron decoy on wooden base

·        Italian pottery centerpiece of girl with swans

·        Cast-aluminum fox head fire back

·        Assorted horse show ribbons

·        Cast-bronze nautilus shell

·        Leather fire bucket

·        Coffee grinder

·        48-star flag with iron base

·        Pair of Blanc de Chenin Asian figural table lamps

·        Assorted Tiffany-style leaded glass table lamps

·        Collection of Persian brass tables, stools, and ewers

·        Block & Tackle table lamp

·        Large collection of assorted table lamps, including Staffordshire, etc.




1. Maxfield Parrish print, "Daybreak"

2. Lynne S. Kennedy pencil signed block print, "Sea Oats", #6/50

3. Signed block print, "Thou Shalt Teach Them Diligently Unto Thy Children…", 1962

4. Signed Japanese watercolor, landscape

5. Print in Newman Galleries frame, "HMS Caesar"

6. Engraving of Walton Bridge

7. Paul Woody pencil signed duck engraving, "Le Depart"

8. J.E. Recomte pencil signed engraving, landscape with lake

9. Four color engravings, horse racing

10. Color engraving of fruit gathering with September poem

11. Four Herring and Harris fox hunt prints

12. Sam Martin pencil signed serigraph, "Strength of Wills", Edition of 25

13. Richard Bollinger signed watercolor on paper, winter scene with stone building

14. Richard Bollinger print, winter scene with stone building

15. Howe D. Higgins oil on panel, "Homeward Bound"

16. Charles Morris Young fox hunt print, "Going Home"

17. Two deep frame fox hunt prints

18. Five fox hunt color engravings, "Bachelor's Hall"

19. Mary DiCrispino oil on panel, "Reading Comfort"

20. P.S. Lecomte pencil signed engraving, landscape with creek

21. Color engraving of Broklyn Navy Yard taken from Harper's Weekly 1861

22. Color map of California dated 1860

23. Vintage color map of Illinois

24. Truone oil on canvas, market scene

25. Unsigned oil on canvas, horse race

26. Unsigned oil on canvas, horses and dog drinking

27. Pencil signed etching, villa and sea, 1906

28. C. Philip Wyckoff pencil signed print, Winter scene with bank barn

29. Gilbert Wright fox hunt print

30. Unsigned oil on canvas, Asian style landscape

31. David Bigelow pencil signed block print, "The Food War", #24/75

32. Signed Japanese block print, geisha

33. Picasso print, Don Quixote, #234/500

34. Signed oil on canvas, Japanese scene with mounted warriors

35. Andrew Wyeth copyright print, "Big Room"

36. Charles Messina pencil signed print, black cat, #33/40

37. Denise D. Nelson print, pigs

38. Unsigned oil on paper, portrait of young girl

39. Unsigned oil on canvas, sailing in the moonlight

40. Otto Becker print, "Custer's Last Stand"

41. Mary Beth Baxter folk art print on panel, cat

42. Horace Pippin print, "Saying Prayers"

43. Andrew Wyeth copyright print, "Raccoon"

44. Pencil signed color engraving, landscape with canal

45. L. Benna print on canvas, "Summer Walk"

46. Two Winterthur fox hunt prints, "Thanks Awfully" and "Three Offers"

47. Unsigned Japanese watercolor on silk, geisha

48. Modern print, middle eastern town




·        Phase Linear Model 2000 stereo console with box

·        Phase Linear Model 5000 tuner with box

·        Phase Linear Model 300 amplifier with box

·        Pair of JBL model L-166 speakers with boxes

·        Vintage Raleigh touring bike

·        Toro lawnmower

·        Toro gas powered and electric snow blowers

·        Yard Machine chipper

·        Yard-Man push blower

·        Gas-powered power washer

·        Milwaukee band saw

·        Milwaukee drill press

·        Vintage sleds

·        Jenn-Air stainless steel 5-burner grill with side burner, propane, and more.




Fine China & Porcelains, Glassware, Art Pottery

·        Asian porcelains and china: Rose Medallion, etc.

·        Pair of Continental figural candelabras

·        Floral Royal Copenhagen serving dishes

·        KPM Germany serving dish

·        Royal Doulton coaching scene plate

·        Hand-painted floral hanging planter, etc.

·        Steuben: decanter; horse head paperweight

·        Pair of boxed Cartier crystal salts with sterling spoons

·        Signed art glass bowl on attached base

·        Assorted barber bottles: cranberry opalescent, cobalt, amethyst, and amber

·        Milk glass compote with figural pedestal

·        Waterford Crystal

·        Carnival glass

·        Etched cocktail pitcher with sterling base and stirrer

·        Cut crystal decanters

·        Art glass vases

·        Orrefors vase

·        Assorted sets of hunt scene glassware, etc.

·        Early Roseville jardinière

·        Asian pottery bowls

·        Pair of terracotta vases

·        Quimper plates, etc.


Full/Partial Sets of China/Dinnerware

·        Lenox, "Autumn"

·        Rosenthal, "Sanssouci"

·        T&V Limoges, "The Lille"

·        H & Co. Limoges, floral/butterfly

·        Alfred Meakin Audubon ironstone

·        Gibson, "Everyday" floral/butterfly

·        Blue etched glass stemware and plates

·        Lenox, "Hayworth"

·        Laurel, "Frolic" luncheon sets

·        Taylorstone, "Cathay"

·        Stangl Pottery, "Amber Glo", etc.


Fox Hunt collection from the Estate of Roberta O'Dell, Skirmish Hill Farm

·        Hunt jackets with Radnor Hunt and WH buttons

·        Cavanagh Hats derby hat with hat box

·        Suede chaps

·        Tiffany & Co. sterling presentation goblet: Stony Brook Hunt Horse Show, 1931

·        Presentation dish from The United Hunts Racing Association, 1928

·        Sterling-bound presentation piece: hoof from Irish horse, Cylray

·        Crest Studios 3 piece fox hunting coffee set

·        Hand-painted glassware by Paul Brown, Thelwell, Ned King-Carwin, etc.

·        Kentucky Derby glasses

·        Antique horse racing engravings

·        Small lead fox hunting figures

·        Assorted fox figurines

·        Hand-painted fox plates

·        Email de Limoges fox hunt plates

·        Stephen Herrero “Outfoxed” sculpture

·        Showjumper cast iron mechanical bank

·        Jockey door stop

·        Horse bookends

·        Fox hunting figurines

·        Leather horse figure

·        Large collection of Horse and Hunting Books and Sets of Books:
-Hits and Misses by Paul Brown (signed)
- Squire Osbaldeston His Autobiography
- Horse and Hound books from the 1940s and 1950s
- Hunt Club books from the 1920s-1940s
- Hunting Diary from the 1940s
- Racing Calendar leather-bound books from 1891-1905 and 1952-1960
- French Racing Books from the 1950s
- Leather-bound set of Thoroughbred Sires and Dams from the 1940s-1960s
- Leather-bound Thoroughbred Broodmare Records, 1963-1979

- The American Racing Manual from 1940s-1970s
- The Irish Horse from the 1940s-1960s
- American Stud Book, Jockey Club Set
- General Stud Dash Book set
- The Bloodstock Breeders Review
- Steeplechase in America
- Register of Thoroughbred Stallions, and more

·        Fox hunt tumblers

·        Horseshoes, etc.


Collectibles, Coins, Toys, and more

·        LP record albums including: Sun of My Soul by Rasputin and the Monks, etc.

·        Lehmann’s Tut-tut wind-up toy with original box

·        Antique Philco Mystery Radio

·        Staffordshire figurines

·        Small scale with weights

·        Cloisonné candlestick lamps, vases, ginger jars, and miniature teapots

·        Postal Service conference badges

·        Military badges and patches

·        World War II German plates

·        West Point restaurant ware by Shenango China

·        German beer steins

·        Figural beer stein shaped like a nun, with lithophane base

·        Bose Acoustic Wave Music System with remote

·        Black Starr & Frost Gorham 8-day Swiss clock

·        Home décor items from Ten Thousand Villages

·        Large Asian temple-style figure

·        Cast iron Asian bust

·        Wooden Asian scene in shadowbox frame

·        Carved soapstone vase

·        Alabaster sculpture of a girl with a basket

·        Cast metal sculpture of a pair of dancers

·        Carved figural wooden bowl

·        Antique bisque head dolls: Armand Marsailles, C.M. Bergmann, Alma, etc.

·        Ship in a bottle

·        Antique apple peelers

·        Hummels and Goebel figurines

·        Carved wooden dog figures and eagle

·        Hand-painted wooden boxes

·        German dog figurines

·        Italian spaghetti pottery cat figural grouping

·        Graflex Reflex Camera and Graflash P-L with original boxes

·        Morgan Dollars

·        Foreign coins and currency

·        Chinese trade dollars

·        Treenware

·        Fishing floats

·        Garcia Mitchell 304 reel

·        International Junior Postage Stamp Album

·        Christmas kugels

·        Scottish sporran and kilt accessories

·        Old keys including clock keys

·        Ephemera: Wills & Deeds, postcards, stock certificates, Valentines, Jockey Club certificates, etc.

·        French risqué cards and 8mm movies

·        45 RPM records

·        Opera Glasses

·        Russian lacquerware boxes

·        Dip pens and ballpoint pens

·        Binoculars

·        Art glass paperweights

·        Tiffany & Co. desk clock

·        Herend trinket box

·        Royal Doulton Bunnykins figurines

·        Ruby Flash souvenir pieces

·        Carved pipe with case

·        Scrapbooks and old photos, some horse related

·        Italian ceramics

·        Zebra themed collectables

·        Figural door stops

·        Franklin Mint Precision Models: Harley Davison motorcycle

·        Darth Vader cookie jar with breathing sounds

·        Byer’s Choice Carolers, etc.



·        16th century European book of heraldry seals

·        German Lutheran Old Testament Bible, dated 1820

·        The Story of Rolling Rock by J. Blan van Urk (signed)

·        Double Exposure: A Twin Autobiography by Gloria Vanderbilt & Thelma Lady Furness (signed by both)

·        Gloria Vanderbilt Book of Collage (signed)

·        Colonial and Revolutionary Families of Pennsylvania: Genealogical and Personal Memoirs

·        Bug in a Rug by Robert Ingersoll (signed)

·        In My Father’s House by William Pickett (signed)

·        June 6, 1944 The Longest Day by Cornelius Ryan, first edition

·        With the First City Troop on the Mexican Border by George Brooke III (signed)





·        94 pieces of matching flatware in fitted case

·        Pair of Gorham “Chippendale” serving bowls

·        Candelabras and Candlesticks

·        Crumber

·        Trumpet vase

·        Partial sets of flatware and assorted serving utensils

·        Plate

·        Sauce boats

·        Baby Rattle

·        Clothes brushes and dresser set pieces

·        Cups and Cordials

·        Butter dish with glass insert

·        Mexican Iced Tea spoons

·        Sterling-bound glass Haig’s decanter, etc.


Silver, Silver Plate, etc.

·        Hallmarked teapot stand and burner

·        Tea and coffee service

·        Smoking set with serving tray

·        Enameled spoons

·        Chinese dragon basket

·        Spun silver horse drawn carriage

·        Brass: hand bells; cannon; samovars, etc.




·        Diamond rings in white gold settings

·        Gold jewelry including brooches, necklaces, etc.

·        Contemporary gold earrings

·        Sapphire and Pearl bangle bracelet, yellow gold setting

·        Sterling jewelry

·        Amber jewelry

·        Turquoise necklace with sterling accents

·        Wristwatches and pocket watches

·        Men’s jewelry

·        Contemporary and vintage costume jewelry

·        Beads and jewelry making supplies

·        Contemporary leather handbags

·        Antique beaded evening bag

·        Fur coats and mink stole

·        Contemporary and vintage ladies clothing

·        Men’s leather jackets, etc.




·        Asian watercolor of a rooster

·        Pierre signed oil on canvas of Parisian street scene

·        Fish decoys mounted on wood, yellow perch and white bass

·        Singapore Malaya Fly Jal airline poster

·        USSR airline poster, "Soyez Les Bienvenus En Union Sovietique"

·        Cathcay Pacific airline poster

·        Fly Northwest Orient airlines poster, Detroit

·        Currier & Ives "Low Water in the Mississippi" print

·        H. Hedin Peacock oil on board of equestrian scene

·        Assorted fox hunt prints

·        Framed tapestry of woman with unicorn and lion

·        Pair of Asian silk screen paintings, koi fish

·        Unsigned oil on canvas, beagles

·        Print, "Master Lambton"

·        Framed family register

·        Framed photographic print of military aircrafts

·        Bo Sterk signed and numbered print, "Eat at Bo's"

·        Monier oil on board, mountain landscape

·        Pair of Japanese block prints

·        Scott Sherman signed print, "Lomboard, The Crooked Street, San Francisco, 1972"

·        Decorative wooden panels of balloon, kite, and tricycle with French words

·        Victorian needlework

·        "Marine for Life" banner

·        Framed collage of country club shirt pockets

·        W. Lordes painting on wood (piece of Chester Bridgeport Ferry Dock), landscape/beach dunes




·        Collection of assorted airline/travel posters

·        Assorted maps

·        Silver plate: Candelabras, ice buckets, serving pieces, flatware, chargers, tea sets, etc.

·        Portuguese pottery serving plates with dragonfly decoration

·        Assorted equestrian and fox hunt ephemera and décor

·        Andrew Wyeth and NC Wyeth books

·        Hurricane vases

·        Assortment of reference and special interest books

·        Women's scarves

·        Decanters

·        Pepper-form counter canisters

·        Victorian vanity set

·        Glassware: Cut, etched, pressed, carnival, etc.

·        Vintage cookie cutters

·        Train and train accessories: Tyco, Lionel, Bachmann, etc.

·        Two antique wind-up train sets with track

·        Boot forms

·        Terracotta tea set

·        "Jumping Jack's" child shoes

·        Beads and misc. jewelry

·        Ironstone bowl and pitcher

·        Decanter set in wooden carrier

·        Pink depression glass

·        Assorted porcelain plates, toureens, and more

·        Two-handled ruby cut-to-clear bowl

·        Mamie doll

·        Covered bean pot

·        Pyrex nesting bowls

·        Teacups and saucers

·        Asian souvenir bells

·        Blue and white ironstone

·        Salzburg stemware

·        Carved wooden gourd

·        Vinyl records

·        "The Masters' Book of Ikebana" book on Japanese floral arrangements

·        Fenton ruffled bowl

·        Billiard balls and brushes

·        Glass covered cheese container

·        Stamps

·        Johnson Bros. ironstone pitchers

·        Sadirons

·        Fire plaque

·        Tin candle mold

·        Religious figures and plaques

·        Copper kettle on trivet

·        Asian dolls

·        Faux flower arrangements

·        Railroad lantern

·        Egg basket

·        DVDs & CDs

·        Comic books

·        Double boiler

·        Sports figurines

·        Vintage lingerie with lace

·        Hills Bros. coffee, new-old stock

·        Vintage US flag kit

·        Quilts

·        Bicentennial Pennsylvania license plates

·        Mirrored dresser trays

·        Vintage cameras and binoculars

·        Christmas ornaments

·        Spongeware pitcher, and more.



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