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1932 ~ Celebrating 85 Years! ~ 2017

Public Estate Absolute Auction | Friday, October 13, 2017

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

AUCTION PREVIEW: Thursday, October 12: 4-7PM | All-day Friday, October 13: From 9AM

This sale description was copied from EstateSales.NET on 11/21/2017 (111-214-1:50:49 PM). Please check there for accurate up-to-date information (158-54).

2PM (Back Room): Large Multi-Estate Stamp Collection, featuring U.S. & International Stamps from the 1800s-Present, including Global Space Exploration; Sports; Pop Culture; First Day Covers; Many Unusual Stamps, and much more.

Back Room to Follow Stamps: 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.

8PM (Estate Auto): 2006 Nissan Sentra Sedan with 41,020 Miles; Red Exterior, Light-Gray Cloth Interior; Power Windows, Locks, Mirrors; Remote Keyless Entry Fob; AM/FM Stereo with CD; Air Conditioning; Cruise Control; Automatic Transmission, and more. VIN: 3N1CB51D86L470331

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

Partial Listing to Include:


A Fine Collection of U.S. and International Postage Stamps from the 1800s to present day

·        Global Space Exploration

·        Sports

·        Pop Culture

·        First Day Covers

·        Many unusual stamps, and more.

See the separate Stamp Listing for additional details.




2006 Nissan Sentra Sedan

·        41,020 Miles

·        Red Exterior, Light-Gray Cloth Interior

·        Power Windows, Locks, Mirrors

·        Remote Keyless Entry Fob

·        AM/FM Stereo with CD

·        Air Conditioning

·        Cruise Control

·        Automatic Transmission, and more.

·        VIN: 3N1CB51D86L470331




Antique & Quality Reproduction Furnishings

·        Asian black and red lacquered cabinets

·        Asian red lacquered altar cabinet

·        Sheraton one drawer drop-leaf work table

·        Four D.R. Dimes pine Windsor-style chairs

·        Sheraton mahogany four drawer chest with birds-eye maple drawer fronts

·        Sheraton pine one drawer stand

·        Pair of Baker mahogany three drawer nightstands on bracket feet

·        Six piece Thomasville banded mahogany bedroom suite with king headboard

·        Victorian mahogany cabinet with gallery back

·        Baker mahogany chest on chest with bracket feet

·        Pair of Federal style inlaid mahogany hanging corner cupboards

·        Federal style inlaid mahogany fireplace screen

·        Victorian marble top console table

·        Baker mahogany bachelor chest with flip-top surface

·        Hepplewhite cherry chest of drawers

·        Antique mahogany jelly cupboard

·        Victorian marble top parlor table

·        Antique banded mahogany one drawer Pembroke

·        Pair of gilt adorned mahogany three drawer stands

·        Asian hardwood four drawer desk

·        Empire style caned settee with scrolled arms

·        Asian black lacquered cabinet

·        8 piece cherry queen anne dining room suite with sideboard

·        Cherry three drawer lowboy

·        Banded mahogany federal style sideboard with fan inlaid corners

·        Pair of French caned open arm chairs

·        Pair of French provincial two drawer stands

·        Drexel mahogany serpentine dresser

·        Henredon burl wood double bonnet secretary desk

·        Banded mahogany foyer or center table with pedestal base

·        Five piece Kling maple bedroom suite

·        Four piece maple bedroom suite

·        Mahogany serpentine fall front desk

·        Ethan Allen: Flip top table with brass feet; Coffee table with turned legs and brass feet

·        Six mahogany ribbon back dining chairs

·        Four piece mahogany bedroom suite

·        Three stack Shaw Walker barrister bookcase

·        Rock maple buffet with bracket feet

·        Six piece mahogany bedroom suite

·        Four panel decorator screen with classical motif

·        Councill banded mahogany two piece armoire

·        Heckman red chinoiserie curio cabinet

·        Victorian chifferobe with mirrored door

·        Antique oak welsh cupboard

·        Nine piece Broyhill childs white painted bedroom suite

·        Pair of blue painted Windsor-style armchairs

·        Maple top espresso finish wine cooler

·        Country pine cabinet

·        Blue painted pine two door cabinet

·        Sterling House five piece cherry bedroom suite

·        White painted corner cupboard with glass door top

·        Pair of white painted open bookcases with cupboard bases

·        White painted two door cabinet

·        Sterling House eight piece dining room suite with spindle back chairs

·        Victorian corner curio cabinet

·        Country pine top table with four chairs

·        Hitchcock settee

·        Antique oak and pine tavern table with breadboard ends

·        Vintage Candy vending machine

·        Assorted steamer trunks and blanket chests

·        Drop leaf William and Mary style gate leg table

·        Pair of classical form cast pottery garden urns

·        Antique pine tavern table with stretcher base

·        Oak lectern

·        Oak carved church pew

·        Pressed back oak Victorian platform rocking chair

·        Six Hitchcock rush seat dining chairs

·        Georgian style mahogany tall chest with bracket feet

·        Oak two stack barrister bookcase

·        As new king size mattress with double box spring

·        Many assorted beds in various sizes

·        Assorted Iron patio furnishings

·        Modern Design furnishings to include:

·        Thonet armchair

·        Modern Design three-cushion sofa with tapered legs attrb. Dux

·        Six Piece Drexel American Casual bedroom suite

·        One door walnut nightstand

·        Three modern chrome and wood armchairs

·        Four Italian folding chrome chairs

·        Drexel Profile: Triple dresser with mirror; Credenza; Sliding glass door cabinet, and more.


Large, Single-owner Collection of Stoneware, 50+ Pieces

·        Hamilton and Jones, Greensboro blue touch crocks and jars

·        A.P. Donaghho, Parkersburg, W.V. crocks

·        Sipe Nichols and Co cobalt flower crock

·        T.F. Reppert stoneware crocks

·        Fulper Bros, NJ 2 gallon crock

·        Other blue-touch & cobalt-decorated pieces, etc.


Museum Collection of Vintage Typewriters & Office Machines

·        Hammond No. 12 with wood case

·        Remington Standard No. 6

·        Hammond typewriter

·        John Wanamaker typewriter

·        Underwood typewriter

·        Oliver No. 3 typewriter

·        Corona Sterling typewriter

·        Ten Wall punch machine

·        Ajax Time Stamp machine

·        Royal Signet senior typewriter

·        Royal Standard typewriter, and more


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

·        Baker black lacquered wall mirror

·        Assorted cuckoo clocks

·        Coca-Cola policeman school zone sign

·        Mason's crackers box with paper label

·        Six drawer oak library card catalog

·        Army dress sword with scabbard and cloth cover

·        Dial-A-Charge charging cylinder

·        Antique two-panel mirror with reverse painted glass top

·        Assorted railroad lanterns

·        Stained and leaded glass panels

·        Wag-on-the-wall clock dials and works

·        Assorted Ogee mirrors

·        Stetson hat with original box

·        Copper bedwarmer with turned wood handle

·        Premier brass bugle

·        Large brass and iron ladle

·        Wheel carved wood tray with brass handles

·        Two gallon copper measure

·        Vermont Tubbs snowshoe chair

·        Two antique carrying baskets

·        Wood and brass coal scuttle

·        Conn brass trumpet

·        African carved Dogon tribe door panels

·        Pair of glass candelabra lamps with crystal drops

·        Tiffany style leaded glass hanging shade

·        Brass four light chandelier

·        Vintage dress form, and more.




1. Signed oil on canvas, monkey playing lute

2. Irma Barness oil on canvas, strolling through the garden

3. G. Morbot oil on canvas, monkey with red parrot

4. Nancy Nemec pencil signed engraving, mushroom, artist's proof, 1942

5. T. Newman pencil signed engraving, nudes, #21/150

6. Gerard oil on canvas, docked boats

7. Signed oil on canvas, group of dogs

8. Three B. Pangany watercolors on paper, boating and beach scenes

9. Bama pencil signed print, Buffalo Bill Cody, 993/1250

10. Two Bowler signed pen & ink studies, female nude

11. Bama pencil signed print, "Little Fawn – Cree Indian Girl", #782/1250

12. Mac S. Fisher watercolor on paper, homestead landscape

13. Mac S. Fisher watercolor on paper, cottage with rowboat

14. Asian silk tapestry

15. Foster H. Nystrom watercolor on paper, beach sand dunes

16. Figural carved wooden cabinet door

17. Marc Chagall print, "Paris Opera Ceiling", #32/500

18. Unsigned oil on paper, three mast ship

19. Engraving, Holland landscape with windmill

20. James Sanford Hulme watercolor on paper, "The Edna St. Vincent Millay House…"

21. Unsigned oil on panel, US sailing ships

22. Unsigned watercolor on paper, young couple

23. Unsigned oil on panel, landscape with people including seated woman with girl

24. Four color engravings, Costumes of Rome

25. Two Mary Botto oils on canvas, Venetian scenes

26. Framed Asian watercolor scroll, robed man

27. Color engraving of Philadelphia and shipping on the Delaware River

28. Hilda Kidder print, San Francisco

29. Paul Shaub serigraph on formica panel, "Blocks #3"

30. Two Asian watercolor panels, multiple figures

31. Susie Riehl print, "Amish Quilts"

32. Paul Scarborough print, "John Chadd House"

33. Unsigned oil on panel, drinking water from the well

34. Salvador Dali signed engraving on paper, "Samson and Delilah", #163/1000

35. Diptych print, tureens

36. Five Vanity Fair "Spy" prints, different gentlemen

37. Photographic print of pumpkins

38. Hackenberger print on canvas, "School Time"

39. Howard Pyle print, "The Nation Makers"

40. Triptych of color engravings, Pretty Maids

41. Gerald Folster pencil signed engraving, "Daybreak", #11/96

42. A. Farmer pencil signed engraving with Remarque, pastoral scene

43. M. Zapp print, mother and child

44. Jake Jachens signed photograph, "Fresh Catch"

45. N.C. Wyeth copyright print, "The Giant"

46. Tyson Ewing oil on canvas, farm scene with horses

47. Signed oil on canvas, city scene

48. Three prints of Philadelphia

49. Randall watercolor on paper, crossing the desert

50. Unsigned pastel on paper, ducks in duck carved frame

51. Three Vanity Fair "Spy" prints, different gentlemen

52. Four Asian watercolors on silk, landscapes

53. Print of old world map with gilt accents




·        Large assortment of various tools

·        Burton Custom child's snowboard with bindings

·        Akai reel to reels

·        Dunelt road bicycle with baskets

·        Toro snowblower

·        Craftsman lawn mower

·        Miller Arc welder

·        Propane Reddy Heater

·        Easton Hockey Foosball table

·        Hallicrafters S38 communications receiver

·        Hallicrafters s38B communications receiver

·        Precision Apparatus 612 tube and battery tester

·        Harman Kardon hk450 amplifier

·        Sylvania television, and more.




Fine China & Porcelains, Glassware, Art Pottery

·        Herend serving pieces

·        Asian porcelains and china

·        Early transferware tea set

·        Hand-painted bowl with armorial crests

·        Black and Blue Wedgwood Jasperware

·        J.P. Limoges charger, blue ground with gilt garland border

·        Lanternier Limoges hand-painted floral charger

·        Aux Lions de Faience three section serving dish

·        Hand-painted Austrian floral vase

·        Transferware and Ironstone

·        Spode "Vermicelli" service plates

·        Shelley English bone china teacups and saucers

·        Rosenthal tea and coffee service with floral motif

·        Royal Porcelain chamber set

·        Royal Europe floral tureen with under plate

·        Belleek

·        Wedgwood "Wild Strawberry" jars

·        Hand-painted Nippon vase

·        Fiesta plates, disk pitcher, and mixing bowls

·        Set of 6 floral Spode Blue Room Collection plates

·        Colonial Times by Crown Ducal Thanksgiving Day platter

·        Baronet fruit plates

·        Sōkō hand-painted Japanese cups and saucers

·        Waterford Crystal stemware, hurricane lamp, rose bowl, vases, etc.

·        Bohemian Glass

·        Mary Gregory-style dresser box

·        Cut glass

·        Pattern glass cups

·        Bowl with frosted glass lily of the valley rim

·        Glass vases with enameled floral motifs

·        Cobalt goblets with clear stems

·        Pressed glass cake stand

·        Signed contemporary pottery bowls

·        Roseville hanging planters

·        Pottery pitcher with brown glaze

·        Large Hull vase

·        Arabia Finland cordial set

·        Blue and white two-handled Portuguese vase

·        Pair of Southwestern pottery pots on stands


Full/Partial Sets of China/Dinnerware

·        Belleek, "Morgan" with yellow rim (partial)

·        Wedgwood, "Florentine" (partial)

·        Wedgwood, "Runnymeade" (partial)

·        Johnson Brothers, "Pareek" (partial)

·        Gold-banded Lenox (partial)

·        Royal Worcester "Bridal Wreath" (partial)

·        Polish Bolesiawiac pottery

·        Royal Doulton "French Provincial"

·        Assorted blue and white Spode ironstone

·        Assorted Limoges

·        Assorted rose medallion and Chinese export, etc.



·        Two U.S. $10 gold coins, dated 1907 and 1910

·        U.S. coins and currency:
- Large cents
- Morgan and Peace Dollars
- Silver Certificates and Red Seal Notes, etc.

·        Foreign coins and currency including an 1896 Austria 10 Corona coin

·        Sterling and bronze medallions and ingots by The Franklin Mint and others

·        Silver commemorative coins including an 1892 Columbian half dollar

·        Mint and Proof sets

·        Lucite cube paperweights with assorted coins


Collectibles, Toys, and more

·        Clocks: J.E. Caldwell Swiss desk clock, Waterbury Clock Co. mantel clock with marble case, etc.

·        Art glass bull

·        Pair of figural girandoles with crystal drops

·        Bronze horse racing sculpture

·        Asian hardstone carvings

·        Asian teapots

·        Brass bound Asian jewelry box

·        Four Asian ceramic panels with various scenes

·        Asian tapestry scrolls

·        Pair of bisque nodding figurines, dressed in Middle Eastern clothing

·        Staffordshire zebra figurines

·        Germany military figurines

·        Jaeger Swiss desk clock

·        Boehm porcelain flowers and Herend bunny figurine

·        B&G figurines

·        Lladro figurines

·        Hummels

·        Cloisonné vases, etc.

·        Baccarat duck and Swarovski pineapple

·        U.S. Army canvas backpack

·        Brass fire hose nozzles

·        Religious icons

·        Souvenir ticket stubs from sporting events, etc.

·        Hand-painted miniature tea set

·        Yellow ware mixing bowls

·        Carved Asian figure in prayer, with gilt decoration

·        Glass animals

·        Carved wooden animals

·        Japanese friction cars

·        Pewter car collections by Danbury Mint and Nostalgic Miniatures

·        Postcards

·        Vintage hand tools

·        Pocket knives and hunting knives

·        Binoculars and field glasses

·        Masonic aprons in carrying cases from the O'Tentosama Lodge no. 1263

·        Old photos, cabinet cards and CDVs

·        Railroad ephemera: unused tickets, booklets, payroll checks, etc.

·        Enameled military badges

·        Large tankard made out of an artillery shell

·        U.S. Navy Mark I boat clock

·        Men's Aero Leather Clothing Company USAAF Type B-7 Arctic Issue Parka

·        Seth Thomas Quartzmatic tide clock

·        Orion ship model

·        Glass oil lamps

·        Brass and other miniatures

·        Wheaton bottles

·        Wooden box with leather top

·        Wooden puzzle box with burled wood insert

·        Unframed block prints

·        Vintage theatre programs

·        Redware crocks

·        Stoneware bottle, stamped Clinton

·        Carriage lamps

·        Primitive kitchen utensils and wooden bowl

·        German beer steins

·        Small wooden firkin

·        Mahjong set



·        Antique bibles including a 6 volume set of Scott's Bible

·        6 volume set of Carl Sandburg's Abraham Lincoln, Sangamon Edition

·        R.E. Lee, A Biography, 4 volume set by Douglas Southall Freeman

·        History of England, a 5 volume set by Lord Macaulay

·        15 volumes of University of Autobiography books





·        133 pieces of Towle "Candlelight"

·        55 pieces of Stieff Repousse flatware

·        46 pieces of Gorham "Camellia" flatware in fitted case

·        20 pieces of Towle "Contessina" flatware

·        Trumpet vase

·        Two handled serving tray with floral motif on border

·        Candlesticks

·        Bowls

·        Assorted flatware and serving utensils

·        Salt and pepper shakers

·        Dresser set


Other Silver, Silver Plate, etc.

·        Pair of small dragon dishes with Chinese coins

·        800 silver serving spoon

·        Reed & Barton 5 piece silver plated tea and coffee service

·        Pair of Danish modern candlesticks

·        Antique brass push up candlesticks




·        Diamond cocktail ring

·        Gold jewelry including earrings and rings, some with gemstones

·        Gold equestrian jewelry

·        14K Mikimoto pearl brooch

·        Artisan sterling jewelry, some with stones

·        Cameos and portrait brooches

·        Amber jewelry

·        Turquoise jewelry

·        Wristwatches

·        Contemporary and vintage costume jewelry: Alex and Ani, Brighton, Trifari , etc.




·        Wood framed mirrors

·        Botanical prints

·        Signed watercolor on rice paper of flowers

·        Framed Asian tapestry

·        Signed watercolor of flower market

·        Prints of pheasants

·        Signed and numbered print by D.K. Park of covered bridge

·        Brass wall sconces

·        Asian framed watercolor

·        Map of Philadelphia lithograph, 1869

·        Signed Thomas O. Sheckell silver gelatin print, "Pacific"

·        Signed and numbered print of street café by Margaret Peterson

·        Basil Ede prints, birds

·        Victorian fashion prints

·        Photo print of Cape Kennedy, Florida

·        "Ruckus Taxi" and "Opera House" by Red Grooms, cutouts for assembly

·        Colby Poster Company concert poster for The Platters & The Drifters

·        Wallace Nutting print, "The Rug Maker"

·        Asian scroll with blue and white flowers and butterfly

·        Stained glass panel with shell

·        Gilt framed Victorian oils on board (pair)

·        Maxfield Parrish print, "Stars"

·        Framed needlepoint saying, "Be It Ever So Humble There Is No Place Like Home"

·        Amelia Rose Smith signed print, "Charleston Basket Weaver"

·        Gulf Oil uniforms, "Stewart"

·        Framed print of White House flower arrangement

·        Maxfield Parrish print, "Daybreak"

·        Warren Kimble print of folk art rabbit

·        Maxfield Parrish print, "Ectasy"

·        Framed needlepoint, alphabet and schoolhouse

·        Pair of "Cries of London" prints

·        Watercolor of mountainside carnival, signed "Eljay"

·        Print on board of woman sleeping in the snow

·        Framed poster print, timeline of Donald Duck




·        The Nottingham Society books, Dicken's Works

·        The World's One Hundred Best Short Stories, volume set

·        The Works of William Shakespeare, volume set

·        William Makepeace Thackeray books

·        Sir Walter Scott books

·        Bible Looking Glass antique bible

·        Small souvenir dolls

·        Small framed artwork

·        Sadirons

·        Cut glass bowls and compotes

·        Tap shoes and recital costume

·        Wheaton botltes

·        Toleware painted tray

·        Fostoria

·        Gold-banded Limoges China

·        Vintage neck ties

·        Red glassware

·        Spode's Copeland Gossamer soups

·        Gold-rimmed glassware

·        Books on art, architecture, and more

·        Oil lamps

·        Philadelphia seltzer bottle

·        Green depression glass sherbets

·        Blue Frese & Urff bottle

·        Assorted silver plated serving pieces

·        Vintage linens

·        Philadelphia Phillies Encyclopedia

·        Silver plated tea set

·        Italian modern carving set

·        Mikasa China, "Rondo"

·        Assorted blue and white ironstone

·        45s & CDs

·        Spongeware

·        Large antique bible

·        Hand carved wooden elephant

·        Vintage Pyrex

·        Orange pottery Buddha head

·        Vintage Play Boy magazines

·        Fruit pattern oven-to-table 2-handled pots

·        Pottery colanders

·        Kitchen Aid stand mixer

·        Artist books: O'Keefe, Monet, and more

·        Vanity sets

·        Alfred Meakin China

·        Primitive kitchen items

·        1945 Daily Mirror front page, "F.D.R. DEAD"

·        Washboards

·        Antler sheds

·        American Law & Procedure books

·        Fishing accessories: tackle, line, hooks, and more

·        Mosser antique family bible

·        Teacups and saucers

·        Paul Revere cookware

·        Carnival glass

·        Wm. Rogers silver plated flatware

·        Stag handled knife set and carving set

·        Brass candlesticks

·        Vintage camera

·        Blue mason jars

·        Lenox swan form bowls

·        Oil lamp shades

·        Gilt crucifixes

·        Silver plated apples, and more.



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