FRIDAY, APRIL 26, 2019


Lots 101 – 150


View Lots:
1-50 | 51-100 | 101-150 | 151-200 | 201-250 | 251-300 | 301-350 | 351-400 | 401-438


Wednesday, April 24: Noon – 5PM
Thursday, April 25: Noon – 7PM
Friday, April 26: From 9AM

A curated collection of Estate Antiques & Period Furnishings and Decorative Arts; Modern Design Furnishings and Decorative Arts; American Primitives & Folk Art; Fine Art; Beatles and Early Rock & Roll Collectibles; Fine Asian Export Porcelains; Silver; Estate Carpets; Estate Fine Jewelry, and more with an interesting, eclectic design aesthetic, from selected Main Line, PA and Delaware Valley Estates, Homes, and Collections, including the Estate of Kurt Kurt Stein of Pennsylvania.

To Be Sold At Absolute Auction.


Bidding and Buyer’s Premium:
Live, In House, Absentee,  Telephone |  18% B.P.
Online: Live Auctioneers, Invaluable/AuctionZip Live |  23% B.P.


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101 |  Pine One-Drawer Washstand

A pine one-drawer washstand or work table with backsplash with traces of stenciling, single shallow drawer, and square tapered legs. 35in tall x 32in wide x 17in deep.

In good overall condition.

$100 – 200

101A |  Windsor Fan-Back Side chair

A Windsor fan-back side chair with a 9 spindle back supporting a crest rail with carved ears, saddle seat, and turned legs joined by stretchers. 37-3/4 in tall x 17-1/4 in wide x 17 in deep. Provenance: From the estate of Monroe Morrell.

Some wood splintering at top of crest rail.

$400 – 500

101B |  Windsor Fan-Back Side chair

A Windsor fan-back side chair with a 7 spindle back supporting a crest rail and saddle seat joined by stretchers. 35-1/2 in tall x 22-1/2 in wide x 16-1/2 in deep.

Minor wear.

$200 – 300

102 |  Chippendale Pembroke Table

An 18th Century Chippendale Pembroke table with drop-leaf sides, square legs with X-stretcher, and block feet. 28in tall x 31in long x 21in wide.

In good overall condition.

$200 – 400

103 |  Inlaid Walnut Davenport Desk

An inlaid walnut davenport desk with leather writing surface and faux-drawered and drawered sides. 31in tall x 21in wide x 22in deep.

Some veneer loss and wear. Lacking two drawer pulls.

$100 – 200

104 |  Walnut Davenport Desk

A walnut davenport desk with slanted leather-covered writing surface, faux drawer side, and lock side with drawers. 33in tall x 22in wide x 25in deep.

Minor case wear. Lacking uppermost drawer pull and key.

$100 – 200

105 |  A Miniature Painted Dome-top Trunk

A miniature grain painted dome-top trunk. 7-1/2in tall x 15in wide x 8-1/2in deep.

Lacking upper lock piece. In overall good condition.

$100 – 200

105A |  Two Birdcage Windsor Child’s Chairs

Two birdcage Windsor child’s chairs. Taller: 31 in tall x 14-1/2 in wide x 14 in deep

Minor wear.

$200 – 300

105B |  Pair of Windsor Side Chairs

A pair of Windsor side chairs with bamboo turnings. 36 in tall x 16 in wide x 15-1/2 in deep.

In good condition.

$200 – 300

105C |  Three Windsor Side Chairs

A grouping of three Windsor side Chairs of various forms. Natural wood: 35-3/4 in tall x 17 in wide x 16-1/2 in deep.

Minor wear.

$200 – 300

106 |  Virginina Metalcrafters Farm Bell on Stand

A cast Virginia Metalcrafters farm bell on a crystal metal number 2 yoke, mounted on a four-legged stand. 66-1/2in tall x 24in wide. Bell: 15-1/2in diameter.

In good condition.

$200 – 400

107 |  Dyer, Wadsworth & Co. Triple Shelf Clock

A Dyer, Wadsworth & Co. triple shelf clock with eight day movement and painted wood dial. 36in tall x 20in wide x 7-1/8in deep.

Some veneer loss and minor surface wear.

$200 – 300

108 |  Marsh, Gilbert & Co. Shelf Clock

A Marsh, Gilbert & Co. shelf clock with carved “eagle” crest, column sides, painted wood dial and lower mirrored panel. 36-1/2in tall x 18in wide x 5in deep.

Some surface wear.

$200 – 300

109 |  Seth Thomas Masonic Shelf Clock

A Seth Thomas shelf clock with Masonic stencil on lower glass panel. 16-1/2in tall x 10-3/4in wide x 3-1/2in deep.

Minor surface wear.

$100 – 200

110 |  Federal Inlaid Mahogany Slant-Lid Desk

A Federal mahogany desk with shell and line inlaid bow-front case and slant lid revealing a fitted interior, raised on French flared feet. 45in tall x 37in wide x 17in deep.

In overall good condition.

$600 – 900

111 |  Chippendale Walnut Chest on Chest

An 18th Century Delaware Valley Chippendale walnut chest on chest with fluted quarter columns, on bracket feet. 72in tall x 42in wide x 23in deep.

In overall good condition.

$1500 – 2500

112 |  Sheraton Cherry Slant-Lid Desk

A Sheraton cherry slant-lid desk with fitted tiger maple interior and column sides. 44in tall x 38in wide x 20in deep.

Damage to lowermost drawer pulls. Minor surface wear.

$300 – 500

113 |  French Empire-Style Mahogany & Gilt Bronze Chair

A French Empire-style mahogany and gilt bronze-mounted chair with barrel back featuring a central facial mask of Mercury, arms terminating in gilt bronze lion heads, and raised on a four legged base, the front with gilt bronze lion mounts and paw feet. Late 19th/early 20th Century. 34in tall x 24in wide x 18in deep.

Some age cracking and surface wear. Structurally sound.

$300 – 500

114 |  Attrb. R.J. Horner Carved Oak Crystal Cabinet

An attributed to R.J. Horner carved oak beveled bow-glass crystal cabinet with lion mask carvings and fully-figured bagpipers, glass shelves, and mirrored back. 75in tall x 75in wide.

In overall good condition.

$1500 – 2500

115 |  Arts & Crafts Brass Umbrella Stand

An Arts & Crafts brass relief umbrella stand of square form, with each side depicting eagles in relief. 27in tall x 11-1/2in wide x 11-1/2in deep.

Some bending and surface wear.

$100 – 200

116 |  Seven French Provincial Carved Dining Chairs

A set of seven French Provincial carved dining chairs (one arm, 6 side) with ebony inlaid crest rails and floral basket splats over rush seats. Armchair: 35in tall x 21in wide x 18in deep.

Some rush wear to armchair. Minor other surface wear.

$300 – 500

117 |  Louis Vuitton Steamer Trunk

A Louis Vuitton steamer trunk with damier check-pattern covered case marked “L. Vuitton Marque Deposee”. Early 20th century. Serial number 162085. With Paper label and various hotel labels and markings. 21in tall x 29-1/2in wide x 19in deep.

Wear to case as pictured with cracking on cover. Some rust and bending to metal binding. Overall as-found condition.

$600 – 900

118 |  Large Folk Art Scale Model Sidewheeler

A large folk art scale model of the sidewheeler “Talbot” for Talbot County, Maryland. Painted white and red with titled side. Approx: 41in tall x 72in wide x 24in deep.

In good overall condition.

$1000 – 1500

119 |  Antique Kaleidoscope

An antique kaleidoscope in wood and cardboard with brass wheel. Unmarked. 13-1/2in tall x 10in wide.

Some paper loss on wrapping. In excellent working order.

$200 – 300

120 |  Edison Oak-Case Phonograph with Fluted Horn

An Edison standard oak-case phonograph with fluted horn, accompanied by ten extra wax rolls and two extra cardboard roll cases. Serial #566027. Case: 12in tall x 13in wide x 9in deep. Horn: 22in diameter.

Currently in working order. Horn with surface wear. Lacking horn arm.

$400 – 500

121 |  Edison Oak-Case Phonograph with Horn

An Edison oak-case phonograph with horn and thirty one additional rolls with fitted canvas case. Oak phonograph case: 9in tall x 11in wide x 9in deep.

In working order, likely needs a new band. Case in poor condition.

$300 – 400

122 |  U.S. Model 1832 Artillery Short Sword

A U.S. Model 1832 artillery short sword by Ames, stamped with an eagle over “N.P. Ames /Springfield”; “United States / 1835” on reverse. One piece brass hilt, the pommel marked with an eagle clenching arrows and an olive branch. 25in long x 4-1/8in wide.

As-pictured condition with some rust. Ames mark faint.

$500 – 700

123 |  A Japanese Samurai Sword

A Japanese Samurai sword/katana with cast brass openwork guard and scabbard. 40in long x 2-3/4in wide.

As-pictured condition with some wear to handle and scabbard.

$400 – 600

124 |  Twenty-five Leather-Bound Books

A collection of twenty-five leather-bound books: 23 by The Franklin Library, one by The Classics of Medicine Library, and one by Chatham River Press, to include works by Hemingway, Robert Frost, Cummings, Jack London, and more.

In very good condition.

$400 – 500

125 |  Pr. Queen Anne Brass Candlesticks

A pair of Queen Anne period brass candlesticks, 18th Century. 7-1/2in tall x 4-3/4in diameter. Provenance: From the estate of Kurt Stein, Pennsylvania.

One shaft spins, Polished, with minor wear.

$200 – 300

126 |  Chippendale Mahogany Hinged Box

A Chippendale mahogany hinged box with bracket feet. 5in tall x 8-1/2in wide x 5in deep. Provenance: From the estate of Kurt Stein, Pennsylvania.

Lacking interior compartments. No key.

$100 – 200

127 |  Three Antique Oil Lamps

A grouping of three antique oil lamps to include an amber glass lamp, a shield and star molded lamp, and a clear glass lamp. Tallest base: 9in.

None have been drilled. In good overall condition.

$100 – 200

128 |  French Toleware Verierre

A French toleware verierre cache pot decorated with gilt cornucopia decoration. 4-1/2in tall x 13in wide x 7-1/2in deep.

Some paint chipping and repainting. Some rust inside.

$100 – 200

129 |  Three DuPont Lighters

A grouping of three DuPont lighters in fitted cases, each marked for DuPont and marked with calligraphy. Largest: 2-1/4in x 1-1/4in.

In as-pictured condition. Not tested for functionality.

$100 – 200

130 |  DuPont Ballpoint Pen and Pencil

A DuPont ballpoint pen and pencil, each with fitted case. Marked. 5-1/4in long.

In as-pictured condition.

$100 – 200

131 |  Grouping of Three Iron Still Banks

A grouping of three iron still banks to include a bear figural bank, a Kenton safe bank, and a “Bank” brass and iron still bank. Largest: 7-1/4in tall x 5in wide x 2-3/4in deep.

In as-pictured condition.

$200 – 300

131A |  Majolica Porcelain Charger

A large majolica glazed porcelain charger with figural relief decoration and double fish stamp mark on back. 16 in diameter.

Small hairline crack.

$200 – 400

132 |  Five Continental Porcelain Plates

A grouping of five Continental porcelain plates decorated with aquatic creatures. Unmarked. 9in diameter.

One with chip to edge, another with chip on foot.

$150 – 300

133 |  After Giovanni De Martino. Bronze, Fisherman

After Giovanni De Martino (Italian, 1870-1935). A bronze sculpture of a walking boy with fishing rod and basket. Cast signature. On a stepped green marble base. Bronze: 17in tall. Entire piece: 10-1/2in tall.

In good condition.

$200 – 400

134 |  Twelve Royal Vienna Porcelain Plates

A set of twelve Royal Vienna porcelain plates, each depicting courting scenes, signed “Stahl” and with blue beehive mark on undersides. 9-3/4in diameter.

Some decoration loss and few hairlines.

$500 – 700

135 |  French Crystal Regulator Mantle Clock

A French crystal regulator mantle clock, with dial marked for retailer J.E. Caldwell. Reverse works marked. 16-1/2in tall x 7-1/4in wide x 5-1/2in deep.

Some case wear. Lacking pendulum pins to hang.

$200 – 300

136 |  Crewelwork Tapestry with Central Medallion

A crewelwork embroidered tapestry with a central medallion and floral design on teal background. Fixed for hanging. 35in x 60in.

In good condition.

$200 – 300

137 |  Crewelwork Tapestry with Foliate Motifs

A crewelwork embroidered tapestry with foliate design. Fixed for hanging. 70in x 47in.

In good condition.

$200 – 300

138 |  Chinese Foo Dog Mirror

A Chinese rectangular wood-framed mirror with copper relief foo dogs. 18-1/4in x 30in.

Some wear to wood frame.

$100 – 200