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Past Auctions 2008

 

The Traxler Estate, Kent Estate
& a Summer Gardens Estate
Saturday, November 22nd

Including 18th century Worcester porcelain, 17th & 18th century carved wood & gilt wood figures, 19th century Susani panel, Rouge de Fer bowl Kung Hse period c.1700, paintings by Anthony Law, Arthur Lloy, Allen Sapp,
Robert Genn, prints by John Snow, Vassar items, etc.

Dartmouth Sportsplex
Wyse Road at the MacDonald Bridge

8:30 am - Doors Open
9:20 am – Misc. items, books, box lots, etc.
10:00 am - Main Sale

Approximately 600 lots

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Auctions in Nova Scotia

Auctions in Nova Scotia

Auctions in Nova Scotia

Auctions in Nova Scotia

Auctions in Nova Scotia

Auctions in Nova Scotia

Auctions in Nova Scotia

Auctions in Nova Scotia

Auctions in Nova Scotia

Auctions in Nova Scotia

Auctions in Nova Scotia

Furniture: 18th century candlestand, Duncan Phyfe period chest of drawers, signed MacKenzie spinning wheel, Empire sewing stand, oak bow fronted china cabinet c.1920, Gibbard dresser, NS corner cupboard, Edwardian mahogany nesting tables, Sibley chairs, pr. 19th century carved chair, 2 harvest tables, oak hall stand, mammy’s bench c.1840, misc 19 & 20 th century bureaus tables,country,formal etc.

Paintings:
Dusan Kadlec Halifax Harbour, Anthony Law (6) incl. Bylot Island 24 x 30”, Starry Night Brunswick St. 24 x 30”, the Church (1939) 24 x 30”, Donald MacKay “Over the Citadel” 20 x 24”, Arthur Lloy (7) incl. Landscape 24 x 30”, Drift Ice & Trees, Kelsey Raymond (3), Earl Bailly, Joseph Purcell, John Cook, Maud Lewis,Henry Rosenberg, Scott Croft, Robert Genn, Allen Sapp, Daniel Plante, Dixie Selden,“Springhill Miners” an important Nova Scotia mining scene by Bernard Safran, Al Chaddock, Ken Tolmie, William Kurelek (2), Robert Pilot watercolor ,Homer Watson, Terry Shortt watercolours, misc. ltd. ed. prints David Silverberg, A. W. Syperek, Dennis Teakle, John Snow, Edith Ferris, etc.

Porcelain & Glass: Meissen chocolate pot c.1730, 18th cent. Worcester incl. parrot mug, tea bowls, pitcher, Dr. Wall period cup & saucer, Blind Earl pattern plate, mask pitcher, Derby can & saucer, pr. Staffordshire standing whippets 8”, pr. of whippets, Annie Kelly signed creamer, Royal Winton, Royal Crown Derby Mikado pattern dinnerware, 10 Royal Worcester cups & saucers, Blue Willow, 18th century majolica vase & plaque, Wavecrest dresser jar, Belleek, Waterford, etc.

Sterling Silver: Birks 3 piece sterling tea set, sterling pepperette c.1780, Birks sterling salver, Geo.IV sterling ladel, Geo. IV stuffing spoon, vinaigrette c.1820, etc.

Jewellery & Miniatures: 1 ct. diamond Princess cut ring, diamond bar brooch, pr. gold nugget cufflinks, misc. gold rings, silver jewellery, costume jewellery, miniature Gen. Wayne Penn. c.1790, 2 miniatures c.1830, pr. silhouettes of children, c.1850, Tiffany parasol with gold and diamond handle

Marine & Collectible Items: 36” ship’s wheel, sailor’s valentine c.1900, diorama c.1920, misc. mid 19th century boxes 17th/18th Century

European: Carved figure of a resurrected Christ c.1600, carved gilt figure of an orthodox priest c.1700, misc. carved figures, carved ivory box c.1800, .800 silver platter with mediaeval battle scene, etc.

Oriental Rugs: Selection of antique, semi-antique and modern hand knotted mats, rugs and room size carpets, 19th century Susani, paisley shawls, etc.


TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • Cash, debit card, approved cheque
  • Trucking available
  • Canteen available
  • All items to be removed day of sale
  • Items left behind for pick up later will be the sole responsibility
    of the buyer

 


 

 

ESTATE AUCTION
Saturday, October 18th

Including a Windsor and South End
Summer Gardens Estate

Dartmouth Sportsplex
Wyse Road at the MacDonald Bridge

8:30 am - Doors Open
9:20 am – Misc. items & box lots
10:00 am - Main Sale

Approximately 750 lots

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Nova Scotia Auction - October 20th

Nova Scotia Auction - October 20th

Nova Scotia Auction - October 20th

Furniture: Wm.IV games table, Empire style games table, Victorian dining table c.1860, Vict. Sideboard diminutive in size, antique 16 drawer printer’s cabinet, marble topped hall table c.1860, bookcase with shell decoration c.1860, chrome tea wagon c.1950, mahogany dining room set vintage, misc. nesting tables, bureaus, oak hall stand c.1910, NS armchair c.1850, misc. Victorian chairs, oak hall table c.1910 & good oak bow fronted cabinet with leaded glass c.1900, pair Gibbbards 3 drawer stands, Gibbards coffee table ,three section oak stacking bookcase c 1920, sofas, chairs etc.

China, Glass & Pottery: Pair of Moorcroft lamps, Moorcroft vase with Queen Mary Label, Moorcroft vase, Shelley Blue Rock dinnerware set incl. teapot, Royal Albert Country Rose dinnerware set, Waterford jars, bowl, wine glasses, Belleek demi tasse, jars, vases, Copeland soup tureen, Alice Hagen – 3 pces., Wedgwood vase, tea set, 100 misc. china tea cups & saucers, Limoges dinnerware set, Royal Worcester Evesham dinnerware set, cranberry glass sugar castor

Royal Doulton Figurines: (35) Fergie ltd. ed., Biddy Penny Farthing, First Wallace, First Dance, Soiree, Top o’ Hill, Tender Moments, Country Rose, Lady Eaton w. box & certificate, Last Waltz, Omar Khayyam HN 2247, , The Mask Seller HN 2103, Jovial Monk HN 2144, Bulldog HN 1074,The Wizard HN 2877,The Jester HN 2016, The Huntsman HN 2492,Taking Things Easy HN 2677 4 Royal Worcester figs, Clara, Millie, Diane, Poppy, French Vogue collection, etc.

Sterling Silver: 14 misc. lots incl. Birks 3 pc tea set, part flatware set, misc. spoons, napkin ring, vases, bowls, etc., plus a good London Engraved Birks Regency Plate set, etc.

Jewellery: Nova Scotia gold lavaliere c.1880, 2 Nova Scotia gold brooches c.1880, 2 lady’s 18k gold & diamond rings, misc. gold & sterling rings, Omega pocket watch, lge quantity costume jewellery, Omega Seamaster wristwatch etc.

Pictures: Polar Bears o/c 30 x 42”, Beluga o/b 15 x 32”, Sea & Clouds o/b 24 x 34” by M. H. Kaiser, Hereford Steerw/c by Susan Paterson, 6 MacAskill photos, paintings by V. Mills & Taylor, etchings by Freay, Karen Surim, Alan Franks w/c, etc.

Misc. Collectibles: Named Memorial Cross, Lt. Sgt. Mills P10733, plus service medals, marine telescope, 19th cent, ivory top cane, samurai sword late 19th/early 20th century, antique ivory handled and jewlled kris,misc tools, Pentax 35 mm camera with zoom lens, xakta Ihagee Dresden 35 mm camera with lens etc, misc artists paint boxes, paints brushes etc

Household items including RCA colour TV, Pro Forma walker, Pfaff 92 sewing machine & case, misc tools


TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • Cash, debit card, approved cheque
  • Trucking available
  • Canteen available
  • All items to be removed day of sale
  • Items left behind for pick up later will be the sole responsibility
    of the buyer

 


 

 

AUCTION
THE ESTATE OF ROBERT (BOB) CHIVERS
Folk Artist & Collector
Saturday, September 20th

View: 9:00 am Sale: 10:00 am
Lion’s Hall, Barrington

Approximately 600 lots. No additions

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Nova Scotia Auction - Sept 20th

Nova Scotia Auction - Sept 20th

Nova Scotia Auction - Sept 20th

Nova Scotia Auction - Sept 20th


Including six ship models, the Edith Marguerite 2-masted schooner 45” long, Bluenose 48” long, 3-masted schooner, 58” long, the Elsie 2-masted schooner, 35” long, Bluenose 39” long, 4 antique shot guns, Day Hollis London, Anderson, London, Joseph Bourne & Son London, W. Singer, Cardiff, decoys by Desmond O’Connell, Bob Chivers, many varieties of ducks, shore birds - 70 plus, antique country and oak furniture, mission oak hall tree, birdcage Windsor chair c.1840, oak display cabinet w. curved glass, washstand c.1860, lge. qty. misc. chairs, Diamond Dye cabinet, folk art carvings incl. Ralph Boutilier oxen and wagon, Imelda George folk art hanging angel, double-sided painted door, Stephen Outhouse halibut, John Francis baskets incl. fishing creels, apple baskets & lge. qty. other baskets, Mi’Kmaq items incl. rare birch bark serving set & tray, marine items, tools incl. 2 Stanley 45 planes, Stanley 78 plane, 30 antique moulding planes, lge. qty. misc. tools, ten 20th cent. Crooked knives, whirligigs, bear traps, misc. traps (100), hunting ephemera, old calendars in mint condition, lge. qty. old buoys, misc. silver coins, 1901 American $5 gold coin, misc. mounted deer heads, horns, folk art items, earth mover pedal car, etc. Rare certification of inspection of the Civil War Steamship Merrimack

 

IMPORTANT AUCTION ANNOUNCEMENT
FOR CHRIS HUNTINGTON


ESTATE AUCTION
Saturday August 16th

Including a Summer Gardens Estate sold by order
of TD Trust & a New Glasgow Estate
sold by order of Royal Trust

Dartmouth Sportsplex
Wyse Road at the MacDonald Bridge

8:30 am - Doors Open
9:20 am – Misc. glass, china, box lots, pictures
10:00 am - Main Sale

Approx 750 lots

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Estate Auction Saturday August 16 th

Estate Auction Saturday August 16 th

Estate Auction Saturday August 16 th

Estate Auction Saturday August 16 th

Estate Auction Saturday August 16 th

Estate Auction Saturday August 16 th

Estate Auction Saturday August 16 th

Estate Auction Saturday August 16 th

Estate Auction Saturday August 16 th


Furniture:
Gibbard tall boy, Gibbard dresser, night table, mahogany corner china cabinet, display cabinet w. curved glass, hanging cupboard c.1890, hoosier cabinet, maple ice box c.1915, Duncan Phyfe table, Queen Anne style table & chairs, small table, stands, oak dining table & chairs, oak slant front desk, mahogany 8 piece dining set, misc. mahogany end and coffee tables, stands, etc.

Paintings & Watercolours: Maud Lewis winter sleigh scene, Roy Mandell, 12 miniature watercolours by Willard M. Mitchell, 2 Graham Norwell watercolours, 3 Alan Pace paintings, Zuckerberg, 4 Arthur Lloys, watercolours by Alan Wylie, Al Chaddock ‘Old Halifax’, Bev Hubley, Roger Savage watercolours, St. Mark’s square by Lucien Pagan, A.W. Syperek, Everett Lewis, John Cook, etc.

China, Glass & Pottery: 114 Lorenzen mushrooms, Moorcroft vase, dish, small bowls (6), 19th cent. porcelain incl. Meissen figure, covered urns, mirror frames, 9 Royal Crown Derby porcelain plates, Meissen parrot, set of Spode India Tree, misc. Wedgwood, set of Stuart spiral twist crystal glassware, Royal Albert Silver Maple dish set, Royal Albert American Rose dish set, Cornflower china cups & saucers, 2 Shelley cups & saucers, flow blue Blue Willow, Beswick horses, Belleek, Staffordshire hen on basket, etc.

Royal Doulton Figurines: Amanda HN2996, Top o the Hill HN1849, Mother’s Helper HN2151, misc. Dickens characters, etc.

Sterling Silver: Miniature sterling tea set, large Japanese sterling box, Geo. IV stuffing spoon, Hester Bateman serving spoon, pr. English salts d.1790, 4 pce. Birks sterling tea & coffee set, 3 Hester Bateman decanter labels, etc.

Jewellery: 1 ct. diamond ring, sterling dragon pendant, 9k gold spider pendant, 18k gold bangle, 18k gold, diamond & emerald set ring, gold & diamond pendant, 14k gold & diamond engagement ring, Lady’s Waltham watch in full 14k gold hunting case, misc. gold rings, earrings, 4 good 19th cent. pocket watch boxes, bakelite cherries brooch, etc.

Collectibles: Marble collection incl. old marbles, 4 animal sulphides, lge. old swirls, misc. coloured marbles, inkwell collection incl. figural hand, Willington & Stoddard umbrella style, Goldats, Carters, Keeve umbrellas, Inuit bear & hunter, sea, 7 Persian rugs, 5 older ones c.1920, ironstone pudding moulds, enamel & metal moulds, 3 early Grenfell mats, Cheticamp, half moon mat, Graflax camera & flash, misc. cameras, Dyvry movie camera, hickory shafted golf clubs, cranberry opalescent lamp plus two others, Hall globe on metal stand c.1920, large marble bust c.1890, collection of 19th cent. pot lids, 13 signed, framed MacAskill photos, McLean lge. format photos of Pictou Harbour, West Coast, Frank Page, Cowichan band human bear spirit carved mask, 3 albums postcards, Clark & Co. advertising spool cabinet, Nova Scotia sampler d. 1836, etc.

John Deere JS60 lawn mower


TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • Cash, debit card, approved cheque
  • Trucking available
  • Canteen available
  • All items to be removed day of sale
  • Items left behind for pick up later will be the sole responsibility
    of the buyer

 


 

'Due to the recent unexpected passing of Ruby Buechler, Chris Huntington, having been asked by her children, will sell, on site, at the Buechler residence in Blockhouse, the life-long country collection of Ruby & Larry Buechler'.

This auction is scheduled for Saturday, August 23rd, with a viewing Friday evening, August 22nd, and a rain date for Sunday, August 24th.

On a personal note, Larry & Ruby were good customers of Crowther & Brayley Ltd. for many years and beyond that, they were two of the nicest people you could hope to deal with.

 

17th ANNUAL CHESTER AUCTION
Saturday, August 2nd

Eleanor Pew Morris Memorial Arena,
Pig Loop Rd., Chester - watch for signs


Featuring items from a prominent Summer Gardens Estate,
the Vassar & Dr. Earl Sloan Estates, Estates sold by instruction
of TD Trust & Royal Trust

View: 8:30am Sale: 10:00am

650 lots

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Click Here for Vassar Family History
& Reminiscences (pdf 44K)

Click Here for Sloan Cottage Information (pdf 52K)

Artwork: Jack Gray, Dusan Kadlec (4), Kelsey Raymond (4), Arthur Lloy (8), Miller Gore Brittain, Mabel Day, Maud Lewis (6), Joe Norris (3), Edith Smith (3), Al Chaddock, Don Curley (4), Earl Bailly, Lucy Jarvis, John Cook, David Whitzman, Gershon Iskowitz, Anthony Law, Tom Forrestall - 3 watercolours & Peggy’s Cove ptg., Jack Gray lge. format print ‘East Ironbound Winter’, Franz Johnston, Jon Corbino, Ron Bolt, Manly MacDonald, William Kurelek, Frank Panabaker, Harry Britton, George Craig, Lake Banook, English & European watercolours, etc.
Furniture: Set of 12 Wm. IV chairs c.1830, Geo.IV banquet table c.1790, Geo.III sideboard c.1790, Sheraton sideboard c.1810, 8 Trafalgar chairs c.1820, Regency games table c.1815, maple one drawer stand c.1820, misc. Georgian chests of drawers, walnut drop front desk c.1780, misc. small stands and Pembroke tables, rare campaign bed and rare campaign chaise longues, good South Shore sea chest with compass roses, lift top blanket chest in original paint, misc. country stands and tables, European furniture, American tiger maple day bed c.1820, NS Sheraton sofa c.1840, NS flame maple or birch chest of drawers c.1840, American chest on stand c.1760, good grandfather clock c.1780, etc.
Porcelain & Glass: Two Moorcroft vases 16” high, Tiffany favrile vase, leg. Set Royal Crown Derby Imari pattern dinnerware, lge. set Holmgaard drinking glasses, misc. Waterford, Minton’s Ironstone Bird of Paradise pattern, Susie Cooper charger and coffee set, Lalique vase, misc. 18th, 19th and early 20th century Asian porcelain bowls, lamps, chargers, Alice Hagen, etc.
Sterling Silver: Russian niello covered cup c.1810, French Pre-Revolutionary sugar castor c.1780, English tankard c.1730, Irish creamer c.1730, Britannia dresser jar 1718, pr. Tiffany tazzas c.1890, tea & coffee sets, pr. very good Regency style candelabra, pr. asparagus entre dishes, snuff boxes, etc.
Smalls: Pr. Georgian knife boxes c.1780, miniature chest of drawers c.1840, miniature wall cabinet c.1830, chip carved washing stick Lunenburg Co. c.1820, 2 Reeves watercolour boxes c.1830-1840, good gilt & lacquer papier mache tray, 3 good patch boxes c.1830, 19th cent. portrait miniature, Nathaniel Mills snuff box & other, etc.
Jewellery & Watches: Lady’s 2 ct brilliant cup diamond ring, three 1 ct. diamond rings, 9ct gold bracelet w. 11 watch fob charms, 2 Cartier wristwatches, Longines WWII military chronograph, 2 Fireworks Gallery 18k gold diamond set rings, sets of pearls w. diamond clasps, diamond starburst pendant, diamond necklace & bracelet set, misc. gold & diamond earrings, sapphire & emerald rings, etc.
Oriental Rugs: Dagestan 1915, 2 Kazaks 1890-1910, Shirvans, Keshan c.1900, Soumac c.1890, 8 from Sloan collection plus room size Kerman, Mahal, various turkoman, etc.
Miscellaneous Collectibles: 2 Grenfell mats, chip carved gum box c.1870?, sailor’s valentine c.1890, pr. French music boxes c.1890, good sgd. Shaker box, pr. percussion pistols c.1820, Ames Artillery sword, telescopes, set of 3 half hulls, misc. decoys, interesting collection of Royal NS Yacht Squadron & North West Arm Rowing Club memorabilia, early MacAskill photo catalogue, Out of Halifax ltd. ed. Book, misc. MacAskill photos, misc. marine items, telescopes, models, etc.
Inuit Carvings: 2 lge. dancing bears incl. Davie Atchealeak, lge. carved walrus, spirit figures, diorama, etc.

 

Chester 2008
Chester 2008
Chester 2008
Chester 2008
Chester 2008
Chester 2008

TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • Cash, debit card, cheque with approved ID
  • Visa & Mastercard also available
  • Canteen available
  • All items to be removed day of sale
  • On site phone number from Thursday, July 31st - 902-497-1810

Catalogues available at the desk

UPCOMING SALES
Saturday, Aug. 16th - Dartmouth Sportsplex, Dartmouth, NS - Chester Follow-up
Auction including collection of Willard Mitchell watercolours,
Lorenzen mushrooms, Grenfell mats, pot lids, marbles, ink bottles,
artwork incl. Arthur Lloy, Al Chaddock, Alan Wylie, Graham
Norwell, etc..




 


ON SITE AUCTION
ESTATE OF DR. JOHN SMITH
Saturday, June 21st

90 Avon Street, Hantsport
Exit 8 (or 9 ) off Hwy. 101

Preview: 9 am
Sale: 10 am

Approx 350 lots

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June 21 Auction Nova Scotia
June 21 Auction Nova Scotia
June 21 Auction Nova Scotia
June 21 Auction Nova Scotia
June 21 Auction Nova Scotia

N.S. Chippendale side chair c.1780, 10 Lorenzen mushrooms, small Moorcroft vase, cups, cigarette box, N.S. earthenware bowl c.1830, sterling silver skean dhu, ‘Perce Rock’ by W. M. Mitchell, Bartlett prints, New Minas steel engraving, Scottish prints, J. Dewar oil on board, Wilcox painting, 2 M. Zwicker w/cs, Waterford crystal, Georgian pewter tea pot, Spode Chelsea Garden dinnerware set, Spode Elizabethan pattern dinnerware set set, Royal Crown Derby Mikado tea set, Ralph Higgins & misc. N.S. pottery, misc. amber, cranberry, carnival l& depression glass, misc. tea cups & saucers, Georgian decanters, pine commode stand, pine one drawer blanket chest c.1840, pine harvest table c.1860, pine table & stand, misc. modern furniture, 11 misc. room size oriental rugs & carpets, Bagnald slant front desk, Bagnald Colonial style dining suite including 8 chairs, stepped back cupboard, sideboard, dining table, Bagnald end tables, Bagnald stands, good library of books, misc. gold & silver jewellery, Georg Jensen cuff links, sterling brooches, cameo, costume jewelry, Savage 306 shot gun, Ivor Johnson 410 FAC required to purchase, good early Gordon Roache painting of Hantsport waterfront, etc.

 

Dress for weather, bring chairs, umbrellas, etc.


TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • Cash, debit card, approved cheque
  • Canteen on site
  • All items to be removed day of sale
  • Items left behind for pick up later will be the sole responsibility
    of the buyer


ESTATE AUCTION
Saturday June 14th, 2008

Contents of Sloan Cottage, Brooklyn, Hants Co.
Plus a good collection of
30 Saworski Crystal figurines,
40 Royal Doulton figurines,
bisque headed dolls, Doll sets,
40 large lots postal history, covers,
an extensive collection of
Nova Scotia postcards, postal hammers,
selection of Danish teak furniture etc.

Dartmouth Sportsplex
Wyse Rd., Dartmouth by the MacDonald Bridge

8:30 am - Doors Open
9:20 am – Misc. glass, china, box lots, pictures
10:00 am - Main Sale
Stamps and postal history will be sold between 11 and 11:30 am

Approx 700 lots

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Click Here for the Postcard Listing (pdf 36K)
Click Here for the Doulton Listing (pdf 36K)

 

doulton-list-june14-08

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June 14 Auction Nova Scotia
June 14 Auction Nova Scotia
June 14 Auction Nova Scotia
June 14 Auction Nova Scotia

Furniture: Jacobean oak style dining set c.1910; misc. mahogany & oak dresser; good pr. of single walnut bedsteads, Victorian settee, NS clerk’s cabinet c.1860, wing chair c.1890, nesting tables, Victorian side chairs, 6 late 19th cent. side chairs, sgd. Modern cherry wood coffee table, 4 window frame mirrors, Danish teak incl. dining table, 6 chairs & sideboard, coffee tables, maple bedroom suite, Colson oak wheelchair c.1910, etc.

Glass & China: Misc. early cranberry glass incl. oil lamp font, tumblers, bells, bowls, etc., Lorenzen vase, misc. crystal scent bottles & dresser jars w. sterling tops, crystal perfume w. crystal top, Alice Hagen pitcher, dinnerware sets incl. Royal Albert Blossomtime, Royal Albert Silver Birch, Noritake Blue Hill, Royal Doulton Reflections, tray lots cups & saucers (15), Burmantofts pottery, Orrefors vase, etc.

Royal Doulton Figurines: HN2328 Queen of Sheba # 322, HN3086 The Duchess of York, Fergie # 1361, HN2233 Royal Governor’s Cook, HN2999 The Genie flambé, HN2041 The Broken Lance, HN2051 St. George, HN1493 The Potter, HN1706 Cobbler, HN 2085 Spring, HN2939 Easter Day, HN1992 Christmas Morning; HN2021 Blythe Morning, HN1997 Lavinia, HN1941 Peggy, Reflections, HN4931 Fragrance, HN4151 Faith, HN4097 Hope, HN4243 Charity, etc., approx. 36 in total

Swarovski Figurines: 1997 annual edition dragon, 1994 annual edition kudu, 1998 annual edition Pegasus; sleigh, Red Riding Hood, baby love birds, mother kangaroo, chick, wolf, reindeer, 1997 10th annual squirrel, all with original boxes, 30 in all

Sterling Silver: Tiffany sterling pill box, 5 English sterling picture frames, Birks sterling 3 piece tea set, Kings pattern sterling Exeter 1868, sugar castors, lots of misc. sterling flatware, coasters, small bowls, salts, peppers, dresser sets, etc.

MacAskills: Out of Halifax ltd. ed. book, plus 8 MacAskill photos
Postal History & Postcards: 30 lge. lots Queen Victoria Morris & Gottingen P.O. postmarks, postal hammers, Boer War book & covers, misc. albums, etc., postcard lots, approx. 500 cards in a lot, Yarmouth County, Digby County, Shelburne County, Halifax-Dartmouth incl. Evans, Fisher Patillo, misc. Victorian & Edwardian covers

Jewellery: 14k gold charm bracelet & charms, two 10k gold watch chains, misc. gold plate watch chains & fobs, misc. gold ring, cameos & costume, coral & pearl necklaces, etc.

Miscellaneous: 1935 hooked mat, misc. hooked mats, 6 misc. oriental rugs from houses, spinning wheel, steeple clock, Seth Thomas shop clock, brass figural mirror wall sconces c.1920, hickory shafted golf clubs, 2 early golf balls, c.1920, camera equipment, Inuit carvings, Cheticamp mats, Halifax crocks, etc.

Dolls: 20 lots incl. 10 bisque headed dolls (1890-1920), doll’s tea sets in orig. boxes, doll’s furniture, etc.

Accepting consignments for 17th Annual Chester auction. Looking for Jack Gray, Maud Lewis, Kelsey Raymond, Dusan Kadlec, Leroy Zwicker, Cook, Mabel Day, Alan Wylie, ship paintings, etc.


TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • Cash, debit card, approved cheque
  • Trucking available
  • Canteen available
  • All items to be removed day of sale
  • Items left behind for pick up later will be the sole responsibility
    of the buyer

ON SITE AUCTION
Saturday, April 26th

ESTATE OF ALICE DUNBAR
Including a selection of antique & vintage household furniture, glass, china & smalls.

227 Ellershouse Rd.
Ellershouse, NS

Viewing: 9:00am
Main Sale: 10:00 am

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Dress for weather and bring a chair

Approx. 250 lots

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Auction April 26th Nova Scotia
Auction April 26th Nova Scotia
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Auction April 26th Nova Scotia

Good opalescent oil lamp & others, NS redware bowl, good butter print, birds eye maple document box c.1860, 2-drawer blanket chest c.1820, Lehman Tom climbing monkey toy – mint, glass, china, tea cups, etc., hooked mats & penny mat in excellent condition, quilts, mission oak chairs, commode stands, dressers, NS pine table c.1860, pictures, prints, etc., sterling dresser sets, costume jewellery, misc. box lots, 2 pearl necklaces, small qty. coins & gold jewellery, misc. books, misc. household furniture, sofas, etc., Hanley blue & white pitcher & basin set, J.E.T. lathe, etc.

Dress for weather & bring a chair. Severe rain date: Sunday, April 27th Canteen provided by 'The Ellershouse Community & Pastoral Group' who will also be serving a breakfast at the Community Hall, just up from the house.

Upcoming Auctions: Saturday, May 3rd, Saturday, May 3rd, POSTPONED accepting consignments for June 14th auction

Accepting consignments for 17th Annual Chester auction. Looking for Jack Gray, Maud Lewis, Kelsey Raymond, Dusan Kadlec, Leroy Zwicker, Cook, Mabel Day, Alan Wylie, ship paintings, etc.


TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • Cash, debit card, approved cheque

  • All items to be removed day of sale

  • Items left behind for pick up later will be the sole responsibility of the buyer


ESTATE AUCTION
Saturday, April 19th

Including a Lunenburg Estate
plus 40 new oriental rugs, carpets and mats

Dartmouth Sportsplex
Wyse Rd., Dartmouth by the MacDonald Bridge

Doors Open: 8:30 am
Box Lots: 9:30 am
Main Sale: 10:00 am

Approx 800 lots

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April 19th Auction
April 19th Auction
April 19th Auction
Sterling silver at auction

Furniture: Carved oak sideboard c.1890, carved oak dining room set c.1890, pine washstand c.1860, 2 commodes c.1880, cheval mirror & stand w. rope turned columns, Gibbard Duncan Phyfe style dining table, Andrew Malcolm bow fronted china cabinet, Victorian whatnot, 4 sabre legged chairs by Douglas Morash Chester, Gibbard 3-drawer side cabinet, mahogany china cabinet, misc. mahogany and oak small tables, chairs, old mahogany slant top desk by Douglas Morash Chester, pr. mahogany high post single beds, misc. Vilas, modern sofas and sofa beds, tea wagon, Gibbard coffee table, etc.

China/Glass: Two Spode dinnerware sets incl. a lge. Ermine pattern set, Royal Albert Silver Birches, 4 Lorenzen mushrooms, Roseville vase, Chintz cups & saucers, sgd., misc. crocks, jugs, etc.

Figurines: Umbrella Boy (1957), Royal Doulton figurines (12), Irene HN1952, My Love HN2339, Lobster Man, Janine HN2461, Rachel HN2936, etc.

Paintings/Prints/Pictures: Seascape by Julius Zarand, Alan Franks, Torringa, Jan Van Berk, Everett Lewis (2), MacAskills: Locks at Dartmouth, Out of Halifax (7), Jack Gray & Purcell prints, etc.
Toys: Frankie the Roller Skating Monkey in orig. box, Teddy the Champion Boxer in orig. box, misc. Dinky toys (played with), Tonka trucks, model airplane, etc.

Sterling Silver & Jewellery: Birks sterling flatware in canteen, approx. 48 pieces, Birks sterling sauce boat, Art Nouveau match case, sterling salts, sterling jewellery box, sterling epergne, etc.,sterling approx. 20 lots, 2 silver plate Castle Line plates, jewelry: 14k gold ring with ½ carat diamond, trinity diamond ring & band, assortment of costume jewellery, etc.

Oriental Rugs: A selection of 40 new hand knotted oriental room size carpets, rugs, mats & runners, etc.

Miscellaneous: Two brass portholes, Maritime Command commander’s life ring, 6 misc. Inuit carvings, small brass binnacle, port & starboard lamps, misc. copper lamps, brass hooks, fixtures, etc., good pair of women’s snow shoes c.1900, Lunenburg oxen log wagon & oxen bookends, framed needlepoints, complete set of Wm. Borrett novels & a, alto sax in case, Yamaha clarinet (cased), trumpet (cased), Craftsman Ride on Lawn Tractor etc.

Upcoming Auctions: On site – Ellershouse – April 26th
Saturday, May 3rd, Dartmouth Sportsplex
accepting consignments for this auction

Accepting consignments for 17th Annual Chester auction. Looking for Jack Gray, Maud Lewis, Kelsey Raymond, Dusan Kadlec, Leroy Zwicker, Cook, Mabel Day, Alan Wylie, ship paintings, etc.


TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • Cash, debit card, approved cheque
  • Trucking available
  • Canteen available
  • All items to be removed day of sale
  • Items left behind for pick up later will be the sole responsibility
    of the buyer

 

ESTATE AUCTION
Saturday, March 29th

Featuring a Jubilee Road, South End Estate

Including good jewelry, William Kurelek drawing, Arthur Lloy paintings, a large collection of Sotheby's & Christies auction catalogues, sterling silver, antique and art reference books, Asian items, misc artwork etc

Dartmouth Sportsplex
Wyse Rd., Dartmouth by the MacDonald Bridge

Doors Open: 8:30
Misc. Box Lots: 9:15 am
Collection of art & antique reference books,
Christies & Sotheby's catalogues 9:30am

Main Sale: 10:00 am

SEVERE STORM DATE: SUNDAY, MARCH 30TH

Approx 800 lots

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Artwork: Arthur Lloy (4) incl. Spring River, 24 x 20”, John Cook (2), MacAskill (7), Gordon Payne, Marina Kadlec, Christopher Gorey, G. Whey, David Stephens, Tela Purcell painted matchbox

Sterling Silver: 41 lots incl. Birks Louis XV flatware set, quaiche London 1940, compact from Graf Zeppelin, bachelor’s sterling tea set c.1920, misc. sterling condiment sets, Birks sterling bowls, Towle sterling tray, vases, cream pitchers, etc., West Coast napkin ring c.1910, 3 snuff boxes, etc.
Jewellery: 14k gold crown gem set brooch, 10k gold rope chain, 2 prs. diamond stud earrings, emerald studded earrings, 15ct. gold watch chains, misc. 14k gold rings, pearl set brooches, Gucci wristwatch, Le Chameau coin brooch with heavy link 14k gold chain, 14k gold Waltham lady’s pocket watch, etc.

Glass & China: Moorcroft vase, misc. small pces. Moorcroft, lge. Belleek vase & misc. Belleek pces., Quimperware, cranberry glass sugar shaker c.1900, cranberry glass bowls, tazza, wine glasses, Art Deco perfume bottles, Foley baby dish, lge. Spode dinnerware set, majolica plate c.1860, Northumbria china set, Birks Georgian crystal stemware set, Blue Willow platters, misc. blue & white & flow blue china, Jim Bean train set, Waterford, Royal Albert “Blossomtime” set including tea pot

Royal Doulton Figurines: (90) incl. The Moor, HN1493 The Potter, HN2165 Blue Bird, HN1342 The Flower Seller’s Children, HN2247 Omar Khayyam, HN2679 Drummer Boy, HN2102 Pied Piper, HN2989 Genie, HN2877 Wizard, HN2254 Shore Leave, HN2105 Blue Beard, HN2266 Ballad Seller, HN2256 Ascot, etc., plus some misc. Goebels & Hummels

Inuit & Indian: Ivory kayak & Eskimo, Plains Indian knife sheath c.1880, West Coast Indian sheep’s horn cup, Salish mask rattle 20th cent., Inuit carvings (10) incl. walrus, spirit creature, inukshuk, ptarmigan, etc.
Furniture: China display corner cabinet, D-end c.1840, blanket box, display cabinet, wing chair, leather love seat, teak trolley, teak coffee table, signed spinning wheel, Vilas maple bedroom suite, etc.

Misc. Collectibles: Sterling framed calendar c.1920, sterling framed travel clock c.1930, Ansonia marble cased clock, spelter figure of bowman, small brass cannon on gun carriage c.1890, misc. Lunenburg Foundry, brass gameboard, 3 late19th cent. oriental mats, set of 5 moulding planes, Franklin Mint leather bound book, vintage clothing, 2 named WW I medals.

9:30 am: Art & Antique Reference Book & Auction Catalogue Sale


Upcoming Auctions: On site – Ellershouse
Saturday, May 3rd, Dartmouth Sportsplex
accepting consignments for this auction

Accepting consignments for 17th Annual Chester auction.
Looking for Jack Gray, Maud Lewis, Kelsey Raymond, Dusan Kadlec, Leroy Zwicker, Cook, ship paintings, etc.

 


TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • Cash, debit card, approved cheque
  • Trucking available
  • Canteen available
  • All items to be removed day of sale
  • Items left behind for pick up later will be the sole responsibility
    of the buyer

 

ESTATE AUCTION
Saturday, March 8th

Featuring items from five various Estates

Dartmouth Sportsplex
Wyse Rd., Dartmouth by the MacDonald Bridge

Doors Open: 8:30
Misc. Box Lots: 9:15 am
Main Sale: 10:00 am

SEVERE STORM DATE: Sunday, March 9th – Same Time

Approx. 600 lots


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Auction Feb 23 2008

Furniture: 1890 carved chest & bedstead, Empire footstool c.1845, Bass River table & chairs, Vilas maple bureau, Tempus Fugit grandfather clock, grape back sofa, pr. wing chairs, mahogany dining set w. rope turned decoration, nesting tables, Duncan Phyfe table & chairs, pr. Empire style pedestal stands, maple highboy, Quebec repro chest etc.

Glass/China: Royal Albert Victorian Rose tea set, Royal Albert Blossom Time dinnerware set, Wedgwood Clio pattern tea set, Royal Worcester Roanoke china, Royal Winton breakfast set, Royal Crown Derby, Shelley, tray lots cups & saucers, Charlton ware, Royalty items, Quimper bowl, Alice Hagen; etc. Royal Doulton figurines incl. Autumn Breezes, Fair Lady, Bedtime Story, Penny HN2424, Marie HN1370, Peggy HN1941, Elizabeth HN4830, Sweet Bouquet HN3000, Tom Sawyer HN2926, etc. Nippon & Occupied Japan china, Webb & Corbett crystal, Carnival glass – 23 lots incl. signed Northwood bowls, plates, etc.

Miscellaneous: “John Bridge” brass fire fender, 9 bisque headed dolls, 1890-1910, Maytag air conditioner in orig. box, Dentistry sign, Union Pacific & CNR system maps, Dinky toys, 3 boat models, Franklin Mint repro Wyatt Earp & Bat Masterson six shooter (2), etc.

Jewellery: Misc. 10k, 14k gold rings, 2 small diamond rings, misc. sterling jewellery, costume jewellery, etc.

Artwork/Photographs: MacAskill “Saga of the Sea”, “Sugar Loaf Baddeck”, Knickle “Lunenburg Harbour”, MacLeod photos of Cape Breton, etc.


Upcoming Auctions: Saturday, March 29th, Dartmouth Sportsplex incl. William Kurelek drawing, good jewellery, Arthur Lloy paintings interesting china & glass
accepting consignments for this auction


Accepting consignments for 17th Annual Chester auction. Looking for Jack Gray, Maud Lewis, Kelsey Raymond, ship paintings, Zwicker, Cook, etc.


TERMS & CONDITIONS
  • Cash, debit card, approved cheque
  • Trucking available
  • Canteen available
  • All items to be removed day of sale
  • Items left behind for pick up later will be the sole responsibility
    of the buyer

 

 

 


AUCTION
Saturday, February 23rd

Including Contents of a Mill Village Estate
& a Quinpool Rd. residence
sold by instruction of Royal Trust;
glass, antiques from the residence of Dr. Wylie Smith.

NOTE: Country Furniture in Sale from House
pictured in Herald Ad (House not for sale at the auction).

Dartmouth Sportsplex
Wyse Rd., Dartmouth by the MacDonald Bridge

Doors Open: 8:30
Misc. Box Lots: 9:15 am
Main Sale: 10:00 am

STORM DATE: Sunday, February 24th – Same time

Approx 800 lots

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Antique Furniture: Gilt & decorated endowment box, rosewood two drawer desk c.1860, marble topped table c.1860, blanket box in old blue paint c.1860, tavern table c.1820, lift top desk c.1860, tavern table c.1810, 6 blanket boxes, misc. overpainted washstands, chests, chairs etc, Victorian dresser, oak parlour table c 1865 , two corner chairs c 1880 etc.

Vintage Furniture: Vilas furniture including Colonial style corner cupboard, 4 Windsor chairs, dropleaf table, side tables, end table, china cabinet, pedestal desk, dressers etc; oak china cabinet c.1920, 1950’s chrome set in yellow, Scandinavian teak security desk & rosewood record cabinet, etc.

Glass/China: 15 pces. Carnival glass, silver overlay cranberry perfume bottle c.1890, Millefiore perfume decanter, Alice Hagen bowl, Roseville bowl, Mary Gregory vase, 2 good gilt decorated girandoles c.1890, majolica plates, misc. depression & art glass, Nova Scotia glass (15 pces) incl. covered & open comports, plates, tazzas, gobletsetc, flow blue, china cups&saucers, crystal stem ware set 80 pieces, misc art glass etc.

Royal Doulton figurines incl. Catherine HN3044, Ascot HN2356, Tom Tom the Piper’s Son HN3032, Autumn Breezes HN1934, Innocence HN2842, Tony Weller tea pot, Town Crier HN3251, misc. Royal Doulton figures and toby jugs (approx. 20)

Coins: 1946, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1939, 1981, 1971, 1973, 1950, 1051, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1956 silver dollars, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1968 mint sets, 1922 nickel set incl. 1925, 2 x 1926 F & N, 1927, penny sets incl. 1923, lge. Qty. misc. Geo. V & VI nickels, pennies, misc. silver coinage, 5 & 10 cents, misc. Geo. V & VI quarters & 50 cent pieces, misc. large cents, approx. 70 coin lots

Postal History/Stamps: 1960’s Dexter Salesman’s Catalogue, 100 art postcards boxes c.1900, box misc. Canadian covers late 19th & early 20th cent., misc. postal history reference materials, Nova Scotia, National, etc., misc. antique business correspondence, first day covers, Victorian & Edwardian postcards, 3 binders misc. locomotive stamps, military postcards, etc.

Jewellery & Watches: Georg Jensen cufflinks, Elgin Father Time in a sterling case, Boral & Corvasie pocket watch, antique & costume jewellery in gold and silver, sterling flatware set Pictures: Gordon Roach ‘The Antique Shop’, The Flowing Sea, Susan Aikins Mt. Fuji, Jane Shaw Spring Thaw, A & W. Syperek, Calloway, Forsythe, Taylor, etc.

Miscellaneous: Rare Wallace MacAskill photograph catalogue, Pentax Spotmatic camera, Kiron 28-210 macro lens, 9 bisque headed dolls 1890-1910, 4 decoys incl. 2 sgd. by Leo Himmelman, Paul Caron wood carving, altimeter c.1910, steeple clock c.1890, Parianware bust, Sidney Crosby bobble headed doll, misc. Sidney Crosby collectibles, tobacco cutter,10 bolts of tartan fabric etc.

Upcoming Auctions: Saturday, March 8th, Dartmouth Sportsplex Saturday March29 - accepting consignments for these auctions

Now accepting consignments for Chester auction .


TERMS & CONDITIONS
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ESTATE AUCTION
Saturday, January 19th

Including Studley Ave. & Spring Garden Rd. Estates
sold by instruction of Royal Trust.
Featuring a 2005 Chrysler Sebring, sold under instruction from Scotiatrust.

Dartmouth Sportsplex
Wyse Rd., Dartmouth by the MacDonald Bridge

8:30 am - Doors Open
10:00 am - Main Sale
Car at 11:00 am
9:15 am – Misc. Box Lots – all antique tools,
misc. china, glass & tray lots will be sold at this time.

Approx. 800 lots

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Furniture: Two good tall standing oak barrister’s bookcases, 2 Empire chests c.1840, small mahogany Victorian sideboard c.1850, pine cricket table c.1810, Quebec pine cupboard c.18250, painted pine chest c.1820, Tudor style dropleaf table, two 3-shelf barrister’s bookcases, 19th cent. parlour tables, blanket box, Quebec pine grandfather’s clock c.1840, NS chest c.1820 (refinished) misc love seats, chairs, dressers, bureaus, small tables, etc.

Glass/China: Royal Worcester tea cups & saucers, Royal Worcester creamers, Cup that Cheers, Royal Doulton tea pot c.1910, ‘Would you Know the Value of Money’ Royal Doulton pitcher with sterling rim c.1910, cranberry sugar shaker, Cunard Line plate, pickle castor, Limoges, Webb & Corbett glassware – 33 pces., Spode Maritime Rose, misc. cups & saucers, 3 Beswick figures,misc 19th century pottery and china, tray lots of china tea cups & saucers, etc.

35 Royal Doulton figurines incl. HN3447 Jennifer Figure of the Year, HN3850 Jessica Figure of the Year, HN3375 Mary Figure of the Year,HN4650 Country Veterinary, HN4249 Dairy Maid, HN1954 Balloon Man, HN2216 Pirouette, HN2308 Picnic, HN2373 Joanne, HN3273 Annabel, HN2236 Affection HN2734 Sweet Seventeen, HN3095 Happy Birthday, HN2142 Rag Doll, etc.

Pottery: 15 Lorenzen mushrooms, Lorenzen vase, red glazed Lorenzen dish, Alice Hagen and a grouping of interesting Nova Scotia pottery by David Matthews
Paintings & Pictures: 5 paintings by Arthur Lloy, Manthorne, portrait c.1840, Frank Carson three cats, early 19th cent. portrait of a girl, M. Zwicker, etc .

Sterling Silver: Howard & Co. sterling tea set, sterling silver ink well, candlesticks, Ryrie writing set, misc. sterling flatware and serving pieces, misc. silver coinage etc.

Miscellaneous: 8 bisque headed dolls, 15 hooked mats in good condition, barometer, postcard album, misc. costume jewellery, gold & silver jewellery, 1915 & 1887 gold half sovereigns, misc. oil lamps, transit & stand, 2 microscopes, 18th century trade axe, misc. antique tools, diorama of Cutty Sark c.1910, Tudric candlesticks misc. household items incl. 2 newer mattresses, etc.

Country & Folk Items: Butter bowls, seven decoys incl. a signed Levy, document box, butter presses, folk art HMCS Iroquois picture

2005 Sebring 4 door, 14,474 kms., mint, pd, pw, ac, disc player, cruise control, remote entry, MVI to Nov 2008 and full warranty remaining until May 2010. $2,500 deposit by cash, visa card or certified cheque required at time of purchase

Severe storm date: Sunday, January 20th
Next auction: Saturday, Feb. 23rd, Dartmouth Sportsplex

Now accepting consignments for Chester auction


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