Welcome to a Refreshing Estate Sale!
There is something for everyone at this sale.
One item is listed on Craigslist to ideally sell prior to the sale: 8' Long, Mid-Century walk-up bar of plywood & black Formica with storage beneath. If you are interested in viewing photos & details of this item, the listing number is 6244551110. UPDATE: This item sold; no longer available.
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*Vintage salesman sample of a Crescent wood cook stove
*Three 1940s green refrigerator water bottles by Duraglas, one with original lid, two without, bottoms stamped 'Despat 92929'
*Package of 200+ unused paper animal targets by Sears Roebuck & Co.
*Numerous vintage advertising ballpoint pens, some from out-of-state but mostly TX, including Johnson City, San Antonio
*Collection of vintage magazines, newspapers & a coffee mug focusing on the wedding of Prince Charles & Princess Diana
*Pair of WWI military issue binoculars by Marchand of Paris with case, also an Ansco box camera & Magnavox radio
*1941 edition of Audels Machinists Tool Makers Handy Book
*Salt shaker & advertising ball point pen with Pearl Brewing Co. logo
*Bronze-coated cast bust sculpture, unpolished, of President Lyndon B. Johnson , incised signature "Jimilu Mason, 1966", the late New Mexico sculptor; also 4 campaign pins for Kennedy / Johnson & a ball point pen inscribed "Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson" (a family member of this estate lived in Johnson City & were friends of LBJ & Lady Bird Johnson)
*Pair of framed original paintings by the late artist Joe G. Russell (Texas, 1926-2008), “The Matador & Bull”, from his Spanish period ...
Fine Glass & China
*A large selection of vintage Fostoria all in matching pattern "American", a/k/a "Tricorne": stemmed goblets & water glasses, stemmed berry cups, sugar & creamer, matching pair of double candelabra, large punch bowl with separate pedestal base, salad/dessert plates, platters & servers
*Assorted American Brilliant crystal servers & condiment dishes, some heavy & unusual, large set of punch cups, also pressed glass servers & two pieces of Carnival glass in "Marigold" & "Dark Marigold"
*Small Waterford cottage mantel clock
*Bohemian-style cobalt, cut to white, mini oil lamp
*Large Capodimonte floral centerpiece
*Child's cup & saucer service for 4 in bisque china with sugar & creamer (no teapot) in “Forget Me Nots” floral pattern with gold trim
*China service for 12, "like new" Rosenthal “Moss Rose” in the off-center pattern ...
Vintage & New Kitchen
*Copper canisters & flambe server with warmer stand
*Fire King “Peach Lustre” berry bowls & serving bowl, also some white & jadeite
*Ice cream scoops, one new in box
*Kitchen work table with speckled linoleum top & bamboo legs with rattan wrap
*Pyrex bowls, baking dishes, some with basket carriers
*Corning covered casseroles, pie plate & lasagna pan, all in the blue & white "Cornflower" pattern
*Tupperware! Vintage & new
*Assorted utensils, knives & gadgets
*Sunbeam "Mix Master' with 2 white bowls & beaters
*Large glazed pottery crock with blue stripes
*Cookbooks, spiral & hardcover
*1-year old Kenmore side by side refrigerator with ice/water dispenser (NOTE: if you purchase this item, you/your movers will need to be familiar with disconnecting the water line & arrange to pick up after the close of the sale on Sunday or sometime Monday.)
*2-year old Kenmore Elite freezer (NOTE: if you purchase this item, it is located in the garage, already defrosted, and you/your movers can move it anytime during our sale hours.) …
Silver Plate Servers
*Sheridan coffee pot, tea pot, water pitcher & creamer & sugar
*Scallop shell server with condiment & candle holders
*Coffee/cocoa glass carafe with silver plate trim on warming stand
*Oval & round covered servers with Pyrex liners ...
Vintage & New Furniture / Furnishings:
*Unique 30” round wood table heavily carved with leaves & lions, featuring a Westminster clock face made in Germany set beneath glass; quartz movement but no key
*Duncan Phyfe dining table with a pedestal column & 3 legs under each end, plus a pull-up leaf extension; matching arm chair & 5 side chairs, each with a carved spray of “Rose & Leaves”
*Antique 30” ornate wrought iron vanity bench with upholstered seat
*Mid Century 42” round Papasan bentwood bamboo chair with base & cushion
*Mid Century bentwood bamboo & upholstered oval swivel armchair with matching round ottoman
*Pair of Drexel end tables with oriental-style brackets; one with 2 drawers, one with pull out extension
*Antique oak rocker with arms
*Pair of caned seat & back bar chairs
*Pair of rock maple arm chairs with needlepoint cushions.
*Mid Century coffee table manufactured in Phipsburg, TX
*Metal framed gold wall mirror with Spanish-style floral & leaf garlands
*Large, wood framed wall mirror
*1 square & 1 octagonal Hollywood-style end tables, each with doors.
*Brass: Wall sconces, wall plaques, including trio of running horses, 36" tall holy water bowl on etched pedestal, candle holders, monthly calendar clock, incense burner, pillar candle holder & also small mammals, shellfish & figurines
*Various table lamps, brass, glass, ceramic ...
Vintage Outdoor Furnishings:
*John Salterini-style rectangular wrought iron table (no glass) & 4 side chairs with teal naugahyde seats, all in Art Nouveau-style & flat iron feet
*Mesh metal side table
*Wood & ornate wrought iron park-style bench, also a doll-size version of the same
*Wrought iron 3-person sofa (no cushions) & matching coffee table (no glass)
*Pair of matching wood & metal love seat gliders, 2-person each, with attached beverage shelf on each end.
*White painted wood & metal glider, sits 2 or 3
*Set of five wooden picnic table-style benches, each fits 1 person
*Pair of large, ornamental iron outdoor wall sconces in scroll pattern ...
Vintage & New Yard Art & Collectibles:
*Radio Flyer wagon in original red paint
*Pair of cement molded floral plant urns, cement abstract yard art, a 14" mushroom cluster & also a long & narrow concrete planter
*4-foot tall cement wicker basket with handles
*Wagon-wheel-style iron hoop on half iron hoop legs with bar & chain for attaching a heavy planter to it
*Gray painted cement burro with red painted wagon & metal wheels
*Numerous metal, glass & bamboo wind chimes, handmade glazed ceramic pots in animal, reptile & bird shapes, also plain terracotta pots in different sizes
*THREE! Large cast iron cowboy kettles/cauldrons, footed & handled; one has a tin repair on one handle side; the others are intact in natural patina ...
Fine Handmade Furniture:
The following items handcrafted by the late Wallace Harsch & his father R.E. Harsch, both of Austin & master carpenters:
*Marquetry boxes, covered bowl & pillar candle holders, tv/magazine caddy with inlays, gliding arm chair with Texas star inlay, electronics storage cabinet with inlays & a smaller electronics storage cabinet with touch open/soft close glass doors ...
Framed Original Art:
*Assorted original landscapes by local artist, the late Mae (Rose) Arrington (of Johnson City; friends with Lyndon B. & Lady Bird Johnson) & also by Mae's daughter, local artist/ceramicist, the late Connie (Arrington) Bohl, including seascapes, landscapes, some of silhouetted Joshua trees in sunset, silhouetted cowboy on horse in sunset, a large & small landscape of a Texas prairie & big sky, still-lifes & assorted folk-art style done of burros, landscapes & children in the style of the late artist Ettore DeGrazia (Arizona, 1909-1982) ...
Arts & Crafts:
*Many needlepoint pillows & framed panels, including birds, florals, still lifes, abstracts, children playing, holiday themes
*Needlepoint & knitting tools, storage containers of thread & needlepoint yarn
*Some bundled fabrics, 3 large printed uncut fabric panels by Shaheen: "Black & White Bamboo", "Yellow Lilies" & "Koi", also an unopened, uncut Shaheen dress pattern featuring 3 styles
*Bags of vintage buttons & bags of new/old lace & sewing notions
*Numerous holiday ornaments in kiln-fired ceramics & needlepoint
*Numerous kiln-fired ceramic indoor/outdoor planters in various themes
*Collection of handmade dolls by a family member in old-style patterns with bisque & glazed ceramic heads & handmade clothing, also three doll-size rocking chairs, one a hand-carved ladder back chair with authentic hickory bark seat
*Assorted angels in glass, ceramic & folk art style
*Assorted vintage crocheted & embroidered doilies, table & dresser runners, tablecloths, colorful handmade afghans, and an antique Full-size cream-color crocheted bed coverlet made by a family member …
Bedroom Furniture / Furnishings:
*Clean! Clean! King Tempurpedic mattress (always covered with Tempurpedic top cover) and twin Tempurpedic box springs. Also available is a King wrought iron & wood headboard with attached metal support frame on wide wooden wheels
*6-Drawer & 2 center door low-boy dresser with 2 vertical wall mirrors; also a matching 2-drawer & double door high-boy dresser
*Pair of 2 door night stands which match the dressers above
*King, Full & some Twin size linens, comforters with shams, King coverlets, a few in vintage chenille
*Décor pillows, throws, bundled bath towels
*Writing desks, chair, two storage chests
*Misc. office supplies
*Notepads, over-sized postcards from Hawaii, also assorted greeting cards with envelopes
*Smith Corona Ultrasonic 450 portable electric typewriter with accessories
*Storage chests & numerous storage totes ...
Vintage Jewelry & Ladies Clothing:
*Rhinestone brooches, post & clip earrings, pins, rings, some necklaces by Coro
*Wide-band, hinged bracelets with glittered lucite insets & another with colorful molded glass insets
*Necklaces & earrings in French jet, pink coral, various colored glass, fresh water "rice crispies" pearls, sterling, gold, also miscellaneous costume pins, earrings, necklaces & rings.
*Charm bracelet in all sterling with many charms, also some bagged individual sterling charms, some interactive and 3D
*Ladies watches by Gruen, Seiko, men's watches by E.Howard & Co., Fossil, Regis & Seiko
*Ladies long & short scarves, leather & woven cloth belts
*Formal wear, hats, gloves, purses, negligees, also a full-length “holiday red” coat with shearling collar, a suede jacket, a black leather jacket, 3 wedding gowns, mother-of-the bridge gown, also a few young girls' dresses ...
Ladies & Men's Clothing:
*Ladies formal/evening wear, including a maroon jacket & skirt by Kay Unger in size 10, also casual wear
*Ladies black leather jacket, suede jacket, assorted outwear & also an ultra-soft down-filled, red parka by Calvin Klein
*Some shoes but mostly sandals from Hawaii, never worn
*Men's suede, leather jackets & vests, shearling vest with horn buttons, dress & casual shirts, some Hawaiian, slacks, jeans, shoes ...
*New in package products by Yves Rocher, Emeraude talc, boxed soaps, Xia Xiang dusting power, vintage Emeraude dusting powder
*New in box Norelco rechargeable cordless shaver & Sonicare toothbrush with refills
*Vintage GE Deluxe hair dryer in case, also vintage Lady Remington shaver with travel case
*Bagged vintage hair clips, rollers, roller pins
*Natural Wonder salon-style hair dryer with case
Electronic Equipment / Records / Music & Movie DVDs:
*150+! LP's & a dozen or more 45's: Jazz/Blues, Latin/Spanish/Mexican Dance, Country Western, Big Band, Pop/Romantic, Pop/Singers, Pop/Instrumental, Hawaiian, Banjo, Show Tunes/Movie Scores, some as bulk packaged sets
*Aiwa CX-ZL10 3-CD changer, dual cassettes, radio with speakers.
*Aiwa Stereo Full Automatic turntable system
*GPX Model S7799 stereo, phonograph, cassette, radio, CD player with speakers
*JVC Hifi stereo, VCR, DVD player
*Crosley songwriter CD recorder & turntable system with unsealed 1960's Folk/Rock LP
*GoVideo Sequential Dual Deck System 2-deck VHS player
*Music & movie DVDs, some as bulk packaged set, some VHS
*32" Samsung flat screen
*20" Emerson flat screen with built in speakers ...
*Little Tykes cube play structure with slide
*4' x 6' inflatable pool
*Vintage rocking chair, folding mesh chair & plastic molded chair
*Vintage hand-painted chair with woven seat from Mexico …
*Boxes of quart & pint jelly jars, wide mouth jars & canning kettle
*Vintage enamelware & aluminum covered stockpots
*Meat grinder with attachments in box
*Vintage Igloo & Coleman barrel & chest coolers, including a rare Igloo 2-gal. beverage cooler in teal/seafoam green
*Antique square oak trestle table with pull-out extension
*Christmas! Vintage & new, some hand-painted by Connie (Arrington) Bohl
*Numerous new in package picture frames
*Men's green canvas hunting jackets & one pvc-coated camo jacket
*Mounted & unmounted whitetail deer racks
*Milwaukee Sawzall 12-volt cordless saw, in tote bag
*White painted wood ammo/gun chest with rope handles
*Trio of small MCM black painted end tables, two round, one square with a shelf
*Two handmade, painted wood storage chests
* Two vintage metal desk fans, staplers, pencil sharpener
*Vintage two-drawer library filing card box
*Pair of natural wood shutter-style bi-fold closet doors
*Two hammocks, one new in bag
*Ikea dark gray chest of 8-drawers with soft open/close
*Tiered storage shelf with double glass doors handmade by the late cabinetmaker Wallace Harsch of Austin
*Vintage woven reed curio/bookshelf with half round top...
and more ....