This is a great sale that should not be missed! The house is chock-a-block full with antiques, collectibles and items of historic interest.
Contents of the house & sheds include:
IMPORTANT! EXTENSIVE COLLECTION OF CIVIL WAR MINIATURES INCLUDING DIORAMA, LEAD SOLDIERS, ETC.
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FURNITURE & FURNISHINGS: 3 piece Victorian parlor set, Victorian Renaissance Revival Bed & marble top dresser, marble top wash stand, 4 Victorian balloon chairs, mahogany Chippendale style highboy, 2 Victorian side chairs with lion's heads on crest rail, elegant matching dining room table, sideboard, buffet, court cupboard & storage chests, walnut china cabinet with block front base, Henredon burled wood secretary, several marble top tables & stands, slant front desk, maple gun cabinet, hall trees, marble top partners desk, vintage wardrobe, lingerie chest, chest of drawers, early American style corner hutch, crystal lamps, milk glass gone-with-the-wind lamps with embossed lions heads, floor lamps, wall décor, mirrors, fine art paintings and prints, more
ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES: Victorian furniture, militaria, including sword collection, civil war prints, Appomattox and other local memorabilia, United Daughters of the Confederacy Cross of Honor, authentic Civil War pardon for Jesse Mundy of Amherst County signed by President Andrew Johnson & Secretary of State William Seward, circa 1829 mourning sampler for family of Capt. Chas. Phelps - veteran of War of 1812 and ancestor of Dr. Robt. North, and resident of Oakville, VA, collection of lead soldiers and other miniatures depicting Civil War, Civil War re-enactors clothing and accoutrements, belts, buckles, etc., McClellan type saddletree, vintage saddle bags, vintage saddle, WW II Bausch & Lomb MK1 binoculars, dated 194, more
SWORDS, BAYONETS & KNIVES: (1) "dragon" reproduction, (2) antique "basket hilt" sword, (3) model 1860 Civil War NCO's sword w/scabbard, (4) Mexican "Negrito" bolo w/ sheath, (5) reproduction "short sword" w/sheath, (6) sword cane, (7) Mexican "machete" w/decorative leather sheath, (8) reproduction fencing rapier, (9) U.S.A. made Legitamus "machete" w/sheath, (10) 1850's Civil War British cavalry sword, etched blade w/scabbard (11) 1870's Harding uniform & regalia sword w/scabbard, (12) fraternal dress sword "blued & etched" blade w/scabbard, (13) Civil War sword "Bauer-Solingen" w/scabbard, (14) reproduction cavalry saber, no scabbard, (15) reproduction cavalry saber, no scabbard, (16) reproduction cavalry saber, no scabbard, (17) reproduction sword w/brown wooden handle, no scabbard, (18) A&A Schnitzler, Civil War/indian Wars sword w/scabbard, (19) K of C fraternal sword w/scabbard, (20) reproduction cavalry sword w/scabbard, (21) Civil War "CSA" officer's sword, no scabbard, (22) US Navy officer's dress sword w/scabbard, (23) 1902 model US Army saber w/scabbard, "named", (24) reproduction Civil War infantry sword w/scabbard, (25) 1860's Civil War sword, authentic, no scabbard, poor condition, (26) 1860's-1870's French Sword, wooden hilt, no scabbard, (27) presentation sword, "Mrs. Nora smith" w/scabbard, (28) WW II US survival Bolo machete, (29) reproduction short sword, poor condition, (30) authentic 1860's artillery sword, no scabbard, made in Germany by Hendaxu, (31) reproduction naval sword w/leather scabbard, (32) 1870's French bayonet w/scabbard, (33) 1850's model Civil War Civil War CSA VA militia sword w/scabbard, (34) Civil War cavalry metal scabbard in poor condition, (35) 1942 US Garand bayonet w/scabbard, marked "U.C.", (36) WW II machete w/canvas scabbard, (37) authentic 1830's model "Civil War" spade bayonet, (38) WW II German Fireman's Bayonet w/scabbard & frog, (39) 1917 US bayonet w/scabbard, (40) reproduction Civil War spade bayonet w/scabbard, (41) reproduction German dagger, (42) 1909 Argentine Mauser bayonet
FINE ART: very nice large oil painting of 19th century lad - artist unknown, many other fine art prints
CHINA, SILVER, GLASSWARE: Liberty Blue Staffordshire & Sebring Chantilly china, assorted glassware, sterling and silver plated hollowware, empty silver storage chests
ARCHITECTURAL: vintage and antique fireplace mantels & columns, vintage bathtub, more
STORE FIXTURES: large, glass-front showcase with glass countertop, wood base
MISCELLANEOUS: yard items, small power tools, housewares, cement mixer, bows & arrows, costume jewelry, more