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1932 ~ Celebrating 85 Years! ~ 2017

Public Estate Absolute Auction | Friday, November 17, 2017

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

AUCTION PREVIEW: Thursday, November 16: 4-7PM | All-day Friday, November 17: 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.

8PM (Estate Auto): 2015 Honda CRV with only 13,570 Miles; AWD; Copper-Gray Metallic Exterior, Black Sport Cloth Interior; Power Windows, Locks, Mirrors; Remote Keyless Entry Fob; ABS and Honda ECON Mode; AM/FM Stereo with CD & AUX; 12V Power Outlet in Center Console; Hands Free Phone Connectivity with Speech Recognition; Steering Wheel Controls for Radio, Cruise, Communications, and much more. VIN: 2HKRM4H31FH685025

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

Partial Listing to Include:

Can't wait to see you at our sale. Setup was 3214.


2015 Honda CRV

·        Only 13,570 Miles

·        AWD

·        Copper-Gray Metallic Exterior, Black Sport Cloth Interior

·        Power Windows, Locks, Mirrors

·        Remote Keyless Entry Fob

·        ABS and Honda ECON Mode

·        AM/FM Stereo with CD & AUX

·        12V Power Outlet in Center Console

·        Hands Free Phone Connectivity with Speech Recognition

·        Steering Wheel Controls for Radio, Cruise, Communications

·        And much more.

·        VIN: 2HKRM4H31FH685025




Antique & Quality Reproduction Furnishings

·        Burl wood crystal cabinet

·        Maitland-Smith French style kidney shaped desk

·        Decorative crafts paint decorated chest

·        Hancock & Moore leather recliner sofa

·        Maitland-Smith woven lift top chest on stand

·        4-pieces maple Regency style bedroom set

·        Marquetry Bombe form chest with green marble top and figural ormolu mounts

·        Leaf & rope carved library table with ball and claw feet

·        Mahogany tilt top pie crust tea table

·        High gloss banded mahogany bow front chest

·        Chinese Chippendale style console table with pair of matching stools

·        Mahogany Henkel Harris dresser

·        Four Palecek rattan frame chairs

·        Pair of Asian brass bound stands with cabinet bases

·        Sherrill French 4-piece bedroom set

·        Two Asian brass bound double-design storage chests

·        Pair of Henredon Asian style curio cabinets

·        Oak bevel glass China cabinet

·        Half carved console table with figural mask

·        Double primitive wooden box

·        Assorted iron patio sets, tables, plant stands, park bench

·        Oak flat top desk with cabriole legs

·        Mahogany telephone stand and bench

·        Multi-drawer collector's cabinets

·        Primitive New England blanket chest with drawer

·        Assorted dome and flat top trunks

·        Primitive bucket benches

·        Pine entry bench with hooks and drawers

·        Punched tin pie safe cupboard

·        Antique pine corner cabinet

·        East lake Victorian side by side

·        Victorian high back bed

·        Outhouse design wardrobe

·        Horse carousel novelty table

·        All marble pedestal base ice cream table

·        Oversize wood parson's table

·        Oversize lattice wood coffee table

·        Industrial wooden files

·        Bar stools

·        Lane blanket chest

·        Ethan Allen king size bed

·        Ethan Allen dinette set with metal base table

·        Rattan and wicker glass door armoire

·        Jonathan Charles dining table

·        Designer headboards

·        Brass stand with black glass inset

·        Pair of Thomasville wedge shaped sofas

·        Large tapestry covered ottoman with teak base

·        Arts and Crafts upholstered window seat

·        Van Sciver banded mahogany drop leaf sofa table

·        Wicker sofa table

·        Distressed brown leather sofa

·        Pair of Thomasville black painted end tables

·        Moser cabinet maker round glass top cocktail table

·        Ethan Allen dresser

·        Myrtle desk

·        Pair of green vintage spring chairs

·        Pair of butterfly chairs

·        Leather upholstered office chair, and more.


Collection of Antique & Vintage Typewriters & Business Machines from The Museum of Business History & Technology, Wilmington, DE

·        Typewriters: Remington; Hammond; Underwood; Smith; American Writing Machine Co. #10, etc.

·        Adding Machines: Astra, Continental, etc.

·        Add-Index machine

·        Perkins Brailler, and more.


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

·        Pair of Sunspot photogenic industrial floor lamps

·        White ball shade floor lamp with chrome base

·        Brass floor lamp with cube shades

·        University of Delaware table lamp

·        Seiko Westmorland Whittington wall clock

·        Sessions mantle clock

·        Waltham wall clock

·        Gilt framed decorated mirror

·        Victor VV-VI oak case floor model Victrola

·        Mahogany brass dial grandfather clock with phases of moon movement

·        Friedman Brothers ribbon carved gilt and ebonized wall mirror

·        Life Size Galapagos giant tortoise figure

·        Pair of tobacco leaf sizer trays

·        Pair of brass stools with needlework tops

·        Victorian metal wire multi-level plants stand

·        Owl lantern

·        Frog statues including frog sprinkler

·        Metal pig weathervane

·        Horse and jockey

·        Stoneware jugs

·        Copper pail

·        Antique baskets

·        Iron animal decorated pot rack

·        Edison home phonograph (H40449) and box of rolls

·        Three framed French 3D fashion prints

·        Fox hunting themed room screen

·        Deep framed lion print





Collection of Framed & Unframed Local-Interest Maps from a local, single-owner Collection

·        Swarthmore Borough

·        Glen Riddle/Lenni/Middletown Townships

·        Springfield (Delaware County, PA)

·        Newtown Township (Delaware County, PA)

·        East Whiteland Township

·        East and West Goshen Townships

·        Radnor & Tredyffrin Townships

·        Haverford

·        Bryn Mawr

·        Lower Merion

·        The Main Line

·        Chester County, PA

·        Philadelphia, and more.


Fine Art

·        1909 hand-tinted map of Swarthmore Borough

·        Vintage hand-tinted map of Glen Riddle, Lenni and Middletown

·        Louis Icart prints: "Lady of the Camelias"; "Seagulls"

·        Laura Yangoo abstract watercolors

·        1872 engraving, "Bird's-eye View of Philadelphia"

·        Victor Perard engraving for Harper's Weekly dated 1893, "The New York Columbian Celebration…"

·        J. Marion Forssell oil on canvas, eight spheres, dated 2004

·        Edward Norton Ward oil on canvas, rural winter scene

·        Secunda print, spectral colors, 1976

·        Marzo signed Southwestern sand art on canvas, Pueblo women and pot

·        Two unsigned brutalist abstract style wall sculptures

·        Al Hirschfeld pencil signed etching, "Marilyn", #77/200, published 1983, with COA

·        Assorted signed and unsigned watercolors and oils; still-lifes, etc.

·        R. Trimmer pencil signed print, "D.C. Banks Memorial Building", #163/500

·        Taz Ichikawa signed oil on canvas wall sculpture, dated 1985

·        Two Edward Gorey pencil-signed & numbered prints

·        Greg Riley sculpture, "Dreamcaster"

·        Two J. Marion Forssell oils on canvas, spheres, dated 2004

·        Unsigned modernist print

·        Two vintage maps of New Castle DE

·        Heather Everett acrylics & oils on panel: "Forest"; "Forest Fire"; Winter Creeping In"

·        Barton oils on canvas, impressionist style landscape & woodland scenes

·        Mastran watercolor on paper, seascape

·        Lu Zhen Huan signed watercolors

·        Andrew Wyeth copyright prints: "Night Sleeper"; "The Berry Picker"; "Last Light"; "Marsh Hawk"

·        Bruce Poulterer pencil signed print, "Lafayette's Headquarters", #251/800

·        Maxfield Parrish prints" "Air Castles"; "The Pirate Ship"; "Agib in the Enchanted Palace"

·        Jean Cassell print, birds

·        Diane Dengle signed print, "Sweet Home"

·        N.C. Wyeth copyright "Old Kris" prints

·        Pencil signed color engraving, "Wild Bouquet", #31/95

·        T. Jewitt pencil signed print, sledding hill, #58/1000

·        Robert Hickle pencil signed print, "Blueball", #293/500

·        Photographic print of two foxes

·        R.H. Palenske signed etching, "Greyhound, World's Champion Trotter"

·        Simpsons limited edition serigraph cel, "Bart-o-Lounger"

·        T. Jewitt pencil signed print, Rockford Tower sledding, #101/1000

·        R. Campton oil on canvas, floral still life

·        Opera poster for Wagner's "The Ring"

·        Asian signed painting on silk, flowers and butterflies

·        Vogt pencil signed serigraph, "David's Pool", dated 1986

·        Asian watercolor, travelers on horseback

·        Gille oil on canvas, landscape with sailboat, dated 1928

·        1938 classroom map of Pennsylvania and New Jersey

·        Harper's Weekly framed covers and engravings

·        Goudey's fashion plates, etc.




·        Audio equipment: Rotel, Niles, JVC, Onkyo, Marantz, Sony, Integra, Genesis

·        Collection of Shirley Temple dolls in boxes

·        Weber Spirit grill

·        Korg electric keyboard

·        Collection of vintage typewriters and office equipment

·        Horizon fitness treadmill, RST 5.6

·        Trimline treadmill

·        Snapper 1422 snow blower

·        Bolens 3i5 HP edger

·        Tools

·        Ladders, and more.




Fine China & Porcelains, Glassware, Art Pottery

·        Asian porcelains and china

·        Rosenthal studio-line Bjorn Wiinblad charger

·        Waterford Crystal

·        Bohemian glass

·        Carnival glass

·        Cut glass

·        Vaseline Glass

·        Tom Stoenner blown glass vase

·        Signed Libbey bowl

·        Antique ruby and clear dresser box

·        Southwest pottery pots

·        Roseville pottery, etc.


Full/Partial Sets of China/Dinnerware

·        Lenox "Clarion"

·        Thomas, Germany, floral

·        Hlinecke

·        Royal Albert "Old Country Rose"

·        Schumann gold band

·        Lynn Chase "Jungle Jubilee"

·        Narumi floral, etc.


Collectibles, Coins/Currency, Toys, and more

·        Collectible Bears: Hermann; Gund; Cinnabears; Miscellaneous mohair; Gorham, etc.

·        Blue touch stoneware crocks

·        Steinbach nutcrackers

·        Collection of Native American Kachina dolls

·        Mud men figurines

·        Carved Asian figures

·        Cloisonné miniature animals

·        Fossils

·        Asian table screens

·        Cloisonné dragon

·        Vintage spectacles

·        Hummels

·        Stamps and First Day Covers

·        Foreign coins

·        U.S. currency: Peace Dollars; Silver & 40% Halfs, Silver Quarters, Confederate paper note, etc.

·        Basketball and baseball cards

·        Early photographs

·        Pair of Japanese metal vases

·        Collection of art glass paperweights, pitchers, and vases

·        Large collection of Steiff plush animals

·        Hall teapots

·        Figural teapots

·        Souvenir poker chips

·        Cast iron mechanical banks

·        Cast iron circus wagons

·        Coffee mill

·        Jointed mohair teddy bear

·        Harley Davidson teddy bears in original boxes

·        Star Wars action figures

·        Pocket knives

·        Cruise liner ephemera: S.S. United States; R.M.S. Queen Mary & Queen Elizabeth; S.S. France

·        Gettysburg and other Civil War related ephemera

·        Ephemera: Valentines, postcards, cigarette cards, trade cards, old letters, etc.

·        Cabinet cards

·        19th century CDVs and tintypes in albums

·        Picture disks

·        Janis Joplin and AFI box sets

·        Knife in carved wooden fish-shaped sheath

·        Cannon cameras and accessories

·        Disney and other children's puzzles, and more.



·        Westtown book: Under the Old and New Regime by Auld Lang Syne, B.J. Leedom, 1883

·        Birds of the Bible

·        Fiftieth Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg; report of the Pennsylvania Commission, 1915

·        Agriculture, Commerce, Manufactures, and Fisheries of Scotland, 2 volume set, 1779

·        Historical Pennsylvania booklets

·        Antique Asian books, some with hand colored drawings

·        The Complete Far Side by Gary Larson two volume set

·        Civil War

·        Napoleon

·        World War I and II

·        Comic books and graphic novels

·        Super heroes collectibles

·        Art books

·        Dr. Seuss and other children's books

·        Library of Heritage Books in original dust covers

·        Local history

·        1930s through 1960s Life Magazines

·        1960s and 1970s Mad Magazines, etc.




·        Menorah

·        Souvenir spoons

·        Goblets

·        Cream and Sugar set

·        Sauce with wooden handle

·        Baby cups and Rattle

·        Shell shaped compact; Brushes

·        Salt and pepper shakers

·        Candlesticks

·        Covered box, etc.


Other Silver, Silver Plate, etc.

·        Set of 800 silver enameled hors d'oeuvre picks

·        Coin silver serving spoon and teaspoons

·        Brass mortars and pestles

·        Brass beehive candlesticks

·        Smoking set

·        Mother of Pearl utensils

·        Solingen "Rostfrei" flatware

·        Roberts and Belk flatware in fitted box

·        Collection of pewter including Stieff, etc.




·        Pair of diamond stud earrings

·        Gold jewelry: bracelets, brooches, rings

·        Pocket knife with 10K case

·        Georg Jensen sterling locket brooch and earrings

·        Sterling jewelry, some southwest-style or Mexican

·        Paul Shaub rolled paper art necklace

·        Wristwatches and pocket watches

·        Lockets

·        Amber jewelry

·        Cameos

·        Micromosaic jewelry

·        Vintage and contemporary costume jewelry, some brand new with tags or in boxes

·        Evening bags and needlepoint purses

·        Leather wallets and travel goods

·        Table linens

·        Chinese silk robes




Single-Owner Lifetime Collection of Vintage Movie & Celebrity Posters, Part 3

·        Star Trek II, "The Wrath of Kahn"

·        Star Trek III, "The Search for Spock"

·        The Natural

·        Rocky III

·        A Countess from Hong Kong

·        Ghostbusters

·        Star Trek "The Cage"

·        The Great Muppet Caper

·        You're Never Too Young

·        The Exorcist

·        Thunderbolt & Lightfoot

·        Logan's Run

·        Purple Rain

·        "Top Secret" Nick Rivers In Concert Poster, etc.

·        Shampoo

·        The Story of Adele H.

·        Dillinger

·        A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy

·        Bronco Billy

·        Stir Crazy

·        Wrong is Right

·        Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

·        Metropolis (reissue)

·        Gone With the Wind (reissue), etc.


Fine Art

·        Large collection of framed Harper's Weekly covers and engravings

·        Pappas, three abstracts

·        John Tallem woodblock, pigeons in the grass, etc.




·        Glassware: Sawtooth stemware; Cut glass pitchers, tumblers, vases;  Pattern glass, etc.

·        Toys: Vintage Susy Goose sweeper; Wolverine tin stove; Timmy Time puzzle; Hap and Hop Infantry on Parade, etc.

·        Wedgwood ABC plate

·        Mitterteich tea set

·        Collection of English teapots

·        Royal Doulton Bunnykins

·        Franklin Mint "Grimm's Fairy Tales" plates

·        Four Royal Crown Derby bowls

·        Soholm Dansk Owl vase

·        Franklin Mint "Romeo and Juliet" candlesticks and Lenox glass candlesticks

·        Viking glass owl

·        Records including Elvis picture disc

·        CDs rock and country

·        DVDs television and movie

·        Iron face mask

·        Desk lamp with green shade

·        Reproduction lily pad three light lamp

·        Sports card collectibles

·        Hallmark ornaments

·        Large collections of minerals

·        Motorcycle cover

·        Die Cast vehicles

·        Russian doll; Stolle Fisherman doll

·        Antique wood boxes

·        Senet wood game

·        Beanie babies

·        Vintage Halloween costumes

·        Antique bottles


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