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Fall Auction October 7 2017 Cape Ann Auction & Estate Sales

Fall Auction October 7 2017 Cape Ann Auction & Estate Sales

 Auction – October 7th

6pm (Inspection 3-6)
Unitarian Universalist Church – 10 Church St in Gloucester, MA

                              NO INTERNET BIDDING FOR THIS AUCTION

 

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Jewelry,Coins & related incl: 18k gold Tiger’s Eye ring, 14k gold Peridot ring, 14k gold Lapis ring, 10k gold star sapphire ring other 10k gold rings, antique Sterling Silver Argent Dore lady’s watch with exquisite enamel work, beautiful quartz slice pendant w/ mountains over cacti, Turquoise Fish pin by Native American artist Lopacki, lots of costume jewelry incl; rhinestones, pins earrings etc, silver half dollars, sterling proofs, US, Israel & other mint sets, art nouveau era WWI bronze medals incl:  Merci bronze medal by Pierre Alexander, 1920 Feriam Sidera plaque by Paul Marcel Dammann, Bronze GAR medal of Abe Lincoln, 1919 WWI Bronze Alsace Stork, many pieces of sterling silver incl heavy relief serving pcs, Wallace sea-shell bowl, Victorian era sterling baby rattle/whistle, early tongs, button hooks and much more, several old stamp albums & a lot of 200 + First Day Covers, lots of antique Gloucester MA & Cape Ann Postcards.

Unusual/Random –Rare Baseball Batter at Bat Weathervane purchased in the 1960s, but made when? Excellent Victorian box w/ intricate marquetry, beautiful hand-carved box w/ Peacock on cover, Boxed Models Lindberg, B-58 Plane, WWI Artillery kit, half-hull model of the Gloucester MA pinky Ardelle, large antique Asian bronze incense burner w/ figure mounted on Stag. Stag has jade eyes. (one horn damaged)  lots of ephemera, pretty girl advertising blotters from 1920s, postcards of Boston/Fenway Park, tourist booklets, antique photo scrapbook,  bronze sailboat art deco ashtray, 3 Graces brass lamp, Antique Fisherman brass doorstop, hand carved Turkish Meerschaum pipe, Man at the Wheel bookends, pair antique Perko boat lights (as found), antique surveyor’s transit, Pair of mid-century lamps 1962 Creative corp Quartite, 4×6 Native American rug, 2 Perthshire milifiori paperweights, 2 glass whale paperweights, unusual high quality custom Bird’s Eye Maple stand, Red oriental style coffee table, 5 Thoren’s Swiss Music boxes in working condition, beautifully painted folk art stool, Carved leather Native American mask, several cast iron toys, an awesome pair of Steampunk spectacles with cobalt lenses, 7.5” burl wood vase, pair of slate top end tables, 8 Day Seth Thomas Mantle Clock circa 1900 (working), Fisherman Bookends, Cool Chrome Robot Belt Buckle, Harley Davidson Buckle & others, Mini-Shakespeare leather-bound books, Several lots of antique/vintgage camerals ncl: editing camera w/Schneider-Kreuznach lenses, No.1 Kodak Jr box cameras, Bee Bee, Kodak A-22, Kodak no.2 Ansco Flash Clipper. Box lots, tray lots etc!

Art incl: Pair of Karl Sterrer repousse allegorical poly-chrome neo-classic sculptures 11×22 in gold gilt frames, 3 Excellent Eleanor Parsons Custis Photographs, 1940s framed Vargas Girl calendar prints, intricate hand done antique Asian needlepoint, Folly Cove placemat “Baked Bean Supper 1954, Southwestern Statue by Austin productions 36” tall, small Native American art/rug gulls over mountains, David Tava carved 15” stone sculpture” Meditation”,  Native American sculpture signed Vera Fkagur Jemez, Native American Statue 14″ tall. 2Titled “Blue Rain” signed Neda, 28” stone sculpture of flowers, large abstract watercolor of Mermaids, hand painted cottage window w garden scene, 2 Alice M. Curtis signed, hand colored photographs, Unsigned 19th century w/c titled Mill River, Riverdale, Gloucester, MA, large portrait of Lady in Blue by Cape Ann Artist, David Pallock,

Breweriana, Signs & Related incl: Antique Keg Tap by A.J. Houghton, Vintage Iroquois beer tray w/ Indian head, rare enamel Dawes tray w horse, rare McEwan’s Pale India Ale tray, Utica Brewing co ,Krueger Beer & Ale, Brockert’s Brewing co. Worcester. MA of Willimansett Mass Man on Keg, Hamm’s Preferred Stock, Pabst Tray Brewery on face, Louis F Neuweiler’s & Son Allentown P.A., Hampden Brewery Who want’s the handsome waiter, Schmidt’s Beer circa 1930s lady pours, 20″x28″ Saunder’s Chanticleer Ice Cream Washington St. Gloucester MA  1940s metal sign, Holihan’s Beer vintage ad thermometer, 12×24” Nu-Icy antique Grapefruit Juice sign, 12.36” Jacob Rupert beer sign, 10×28” Diamond Spring Ale sign, Dawson’s Ale reverse painted on glass sign, Schlitz lighted beer sign circa 1960s, antique beer bottles w orig. labels incl: Pabst, Old Town, Ruppert & others.

PLEASE NOTE: This is ONLY A PARTIAL LISTING – We have much more coming in!

The Auctioneer is not responsible for errors & omissions.

There will be a snack bar on premises. Parking is available on the Church Common and on/around Church St.

MA Auction License lic#119

Terms of the sale:

Cash, Known Checks & Credit Cards Accepted. There will be a 15% buyer’s premium.

NO INTERNET BIDDING FOR THIS AUCTION!

 

 

On-Site Auction Jan. 28,2017 – Alma’s Art & Antiques

 

On-Site Auction Jan. 28,2017  – Alma’s Art & Antiques

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On-Site Liquidation auction! The contents of this entire antique shop will be auctioned off by the piece and in lots! EVERYTHING MUST GO! 

Saturday, January 28th

6pm (Inspection 3-6)

Alma’s Art & Antiques (At the Commons)

214 Eastern Ave. Gloucester, MA 01930

This will be a STANDING ROOM ONLY AUCTION!

Bring a truck & boxes!

EVERYTHING MUST GO!

Art:

Beautiful Impressionist o/c signed A Bauer, (Listed Artist) of an “Outing”, Eastern Point o/b  by Cleaves titled Ebb Tide, o/b  Yellow House signed by Mergher, 2 oil paintings by Gloucester MA artist Cornelius Sullivan “Artist at Easel and “Woman Reading” European o/b “Women & Children in Entryway” Etching of Gloucester Harbor by Sullivan, un-signed o/b “Lady Seated” , o/c signed Solsikke  “Sunflower” signed pair of silk-screens “Balinese Dancers” many other pieces of art including a wonderful pair of French Romantic prints in gold frames, large botanical prints, a large needlepoint of musical instruments surrounded by roses, 2 large Victorian era photographs in metal oval frames & more.

Furniture: A pair of hand carved 19th century chairs w eagles on top rails, an adorable Mahogany drop-front ladies desk w gallery top, a nice selection of mirrors, two solid Chippendale style mahogany armchairs with 4 carved rails & arms, mahogany library table, pair of solid mahogany pineapple twin beds, turn of the century neo-classic loveseat, pair of mahogany his/hers chest of drawers, painted green w gold trim wardrobe, painted buffet server w floral design, 4 drawer country pine chest w floral designs, four drawer painted chest of drawers w neo-classic style design, unusual stand w argyle design, lift top chest w two drawers below, large oak bookcase with amber glass doors, sweet black wrought iron dinette table & 4 chairs, 5 curly iron sets of tables & chairs, other wrought & curly iron pieces, bookcases and shelving units, 3 other chests of drawers, oak half-round plant stand, solid wood side tables, 2 very nice painted occasional tables w floral & Paris motifs, modern glass top coffee table, Boston rocker, painted white dining room table, small fainting seat w rataan back, two room dividers, neat folding metal shelf, 3 curly metal easels, mirror on iron swing-a-way stand.

Misc: An excellent mid-century absurd chandelier with cherub supporting 5 coin-dot globes, At least 20 lamps and/or lighting fixtures, a polychrome bronze Art Deco figurine, cast iron doggie bookends & cast iron piggy bank, large Cabernet Demi-John bottle, several lots of costume jewelry, jewelry displays, silver plated dresser box, hundreds of smalls incl art glass, art pottery, porcelain, depression glass, candleholders, perfume bottles, 2 metal Champagne buckets, Lucy Attwell “Kiddibics ” House bank, lots of books, tea sets, decorative signs, hat stands, oriental porcelain vases, tin canister set & other tins, beautiful needlepoint & other cushions & pillows, fabrics & handbags, wicker dolly pram and LOTS MORE! 

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MA Lic# 2621

January 5th, 2017 Auction 4 Harrington Ct. Westside Social Club Wakefield MA

18kt gold sapphire ring and earrings set

18kt gold & sapphire ring & earrings set


Bronze Indians plaques

Bronze Indians plaques


Antique Persian Rug

Antique Persian Rug


sterling silver flatware set

One of several sterling silver flatware sets


Altar Rails by A.H. Atkins

Pair of 1930’s Altar Rails by A.H. Atkins Featured in Boston Tercentenary Fine Arts Exhibit, 29″ x 10″


antique oil paintings

Antique oil paintings in matching frames

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January 5th, 2017 Auction 4 Harrington Ct. Westside Social Club Wakefield MA 

“Happy Holidays”

Join  Cape Ann Auction & TAC for
a Collaborate “Happy New Year” Evening Auction Event. Auctioneer’s Note;

Our Walk Around Auction Starts at 5:30, Antique’s Auction Follows Approx. 6:15 pm.

 A Very Partial Listing to include Estate 10kt-18kt Gold Jewelry, Nice Selection of Silver & Gold Coins,  Collection of  Chinese Antiques,  Decorative and Fine Art, Several Listed Artist Paintings. Many Items in Sterling Silver Flatware including, Reed & Barton, Towle and more. Mid-Century Featuring, Hugh Townley, Wm. Wyman, Whimsical Construction Lamp and more.. Interesting Altar Rails by A.H. Atkins,   Exhibited at the 1930’s Boston Tercentenary, Banjo Clock, Inlaid  English Barometer, Unusual Ceremonial Hammer, Antique Photography including Daguerreian and Ambros, Fine China, Bronze Queen  & Panther Sculpture, Signed and Stamped. Arts & Crafts Mirrors, Assorted Side Stands.  Collectibles. Marx Train Set, Antique Books, Ephemera College Banner, Mr. Boston Large Advertising Bottle, Cast Iron Fire Trucks, Mechanical Banks, German Candy Containers, too much to list all. Terms TBA, Refreshments & Parking.

Live Auction – Gloucester MA – November 5th – Mile Marker One

November 5 Auction Gloucester MA

We have more watches and a LOT of jewelry.

Live Auction - Gloucester MA - November 5th - Mile Marker One

We have a lot of furniture for this auction!

sLive Auction - Gloucester MA - November 5th - Mile Marker One

1 of many pieces of beautiful furniture!

Chelsea Ship Clock

Matching Chelsea Ship’s Clock and Barometer

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Live Auction

Saturday, Nov. 5th at 2pm

(Preview 12-2pm)

At Mile Marker One

75 Essex Ave. (Rt 133) – Gloucester, MA 01930

Antiques, Watches, Jewelry, Furniture, Art, Collectibles & more from Cape Ann Estates

Hundreds of items on the auction block including:

Watches, Jewelry & Coins:  19th century 14kt gold AW co. Waltham pocket watch w/Wm Ellery works hunter case – very clean & working, 14kt gold hunter case Elgin 19th century pocket watch – very clean & working, 14kt gold Lord Elgin wristwatch (not working) other watches & gold jewelry items, 17” Strand of Genuine Pearls, Sterling silver Mexican (Taxco?) Zodiac Medallion, Gorham sterling peace dove pendant, sterling silver necklaces, Gorgeous crystal beaded necklaces, jet black glass necklaces,  incl US Carson City silver dollars, US Proof Sets, Mint Sets, Indian Head pennies, buffalo nickels, World coins & more, Matching pair of 8” Rosenthal/Coppenhagen vases w/ hand painted maiden cameos, Exquisite J.P. Limoges hand painted vase, Limoges T&V art nouveau hand painted celery tray signed by the artist dated 1915 ,  Noritake bowl w/ heavy hand painted relief,

Art:   35” x 30” O/C of Schooner by Gloucester Artist Charles Stepule (1911-2006) 20”x40” O/C Schooner against blood red sky w/ dory in front also Charles Stepule, Unusual 3.5”x 4.5 enamel on copper antique painting of “Greenway Kids” by Rockport artist Murial Howell Scribner, 20”x24 Folly Cove fabric table scarf of FCD RR Trains and other art.

Misc:  Chelsea Ship’s clock & matching barometer w/ original paperwork & maintenance records in fine working condition, Hubbard’s of Gloucester Biscuit Box (Old Mother Hubbard ) 30” architectural column of nude female Satyr, solid bronze bulldog doorstop, yard long original photograph of the first outing of the Gorton-Pew Fisheries co. Ltd at Centennial Grove July 23rd, 1927 (photographers Rankins & Ward of Lynn MA). Satchel of WW1 hand embroidered hankies, 19th century hand painted dresser box & sewing box, Henfeathers copper plaque,  several miniature tin-type photo albums  w/ photo of Civil War soldier Alcott McKean who died in the battle of Gettysburg, vintage Gloucester MA postcards other collectible paper & ephemera. Catholic & spiritual icons.3’x10’ Afghani Kalik runner, vintage Afghan Turkmen 3×7’ rug,  an excellent collection of antique Indian bronze, copper & brass bowls, an early Cantonese drum w/ hand painted dragons on either side, 2 large antique paisley? spreads,

Furniture: Beautiful red painted set-back cupboard, antique jelly cupboard, black lacquer sofa table, vintage walnut curio cabinet, several vintage chests of drawers, two medieval/industrial style  stout tables w/ large iron hardware, 4 drawer oak file cabinet, lift-top tabletop desk, 2 door country wall cupboard, 2 butcher block tables, 5 drawer oak chest of drawers…STILL UNPACKING!

 Full bar, meals & apps!  Come early for an amazing breakfast or lunch at the Mile Marker One restaurant!

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Terms: Cash, known checks, credit cards accepted. 15% Buyer’s Premium – MA State Sales Tax applies except for dealer exempt purchases. Auction License #2621

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Live Auction Gloucester MA Saturday Sept 24

Francis Hart Fulton Jug

Francis Hart Fulton Jug

wooden-baby Live Auction Gloucester MA Saturday Sept 24 ambreotype

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Live Auction Gloucester MA Saturday Sept 24

Auction –  Cash ~ Only – Sat. Sept. 24th – 6:00 pm – (Inspection 4:00 pm-6:00)

Cape Ann Auction & Estate Sales – 82 Main St. – Gloucester, MA 01930

Cash only auctions are back!  Mark this night on your calendar for one of the most unique and fun shopping experiences to be had!

Our cash only auctions are the only live auctions where your high bid is the ONLY price you pay. All items are sold with the MA state sales tax included, and there’s NO BUYERS’ PREMIUM!

Bring PLENTY of CASH! No Credit Cards or Checks for this sale! (ATMs close by)

Shop-a-holics, homeowners, decorators, re-sellers, dealers, eBay sellers and bargain hunters of all kinds will have a ball at this event.

The sale will include: Art, rugs, antiques, jewelry, collectibles, books, antique photography and historic items, coins, postcards, records, fabrics, quilts, pottery, glassware, small furniture, and whatever else the cat drags in!

No snack bar but Jalapenos’ (next door) will have specials for auction customers! So get here early and have a bite to eat at Gloucester’s’ great Mexican restaurant.

Updates & Pictures Soon!

978-395-7077 – MA Lic. #2621 / Not responsible for errors or omissions.

Cash Only Auction Gloucester MA Saturday Sept 24

Cape Ann Estates Auction July 23 U.U. Church Gloucester MA

Ken Knowles "The Elms of Castine Maine" 21x30" o/c

Ken Knowles oil on canvas 21″x30″ – The Elms of Castine Maine

Moon over Eastern Point

Ken Knowles, oil on board 21″x30″ Moon Over East Gloucester


Cape Ann Estates Auction July 23 U.U. Church Gloucester MA

Sat. July 23rd – 6:30 pm

Inspection 4pm-6:30

Universalist Unitarian Church

10 Church St. Gloucester, MA 01930

THERE IS NO ONLINE BIDDING AT THIS AUCTION!

Cape Ann Auction is happy to announce our first auction in Downtown Gloucester! This will be a wonderful event featuring antiques, art, collectibles & more from Gloucester, Rockport, Beverly & Essex estates. There is something for everyone including:

Art: 2 Ken Knowles paintings  o/b Moon Over East Gloucester 24”x30”,  o/c of “The Elms of Castine ME also 24”x30”, Maroy Patrick – Surf at Bass Rocks o/b 8”x16”,  o/b signed P Sand “Autumn Road 10”x14”, Watercolor of Gloucester Harbor by Margaret Laurie 15”x19”, Watercolor of boat wreck by John Gray 1957, 21”x30”, watercolor by Ken Copely of DoubleTop Mtn. ME 10”x13”, vintage Marc Chagall exhibit poster, Roger Martin woodcut prints, woodcut print “Lobster Shack” by Marion Heurlin, & more art.

Misc: 18th Century long case grandfather clock w/ Tidal movement by J.P. Kroese, oval walnut Victorian table w/ drawers on either side, a brass & marble sculpture of sailboats, a collection of antique Gloucester MA, Manchester MA, 38”x22” Folly Cove table scarf in black w/ boats, Gloucester, Cape Ann & other postcards incl: Main St. Glucester, Annisquam Willows, Ten Pound Island from the Hawthorne Inn  & many others, a collection of Gloucester & Cape Ann ephemera incl Cape Ann newspapers from the 1860s, Gloucester 300th anniversary brochure, Mother Ann Cookies Labels, a vintage sign for Bodin’s Historic Photographs, a collection of antique/vintage marbles, full length antique Chevalier mirror, Art-Modern table by Gloucester artist Paul Neily, two double drawer Willimantic spool cabinets, set of Black Knight’s fine porcelain, antique cast iron kettles, antique wooden box w/ hand carved dragon, collection of lp & 45rpm records, vintage & antique books, glassware, lamps, fabrics,

 Jewelry & Coins incl: Stunning collection of antique gold pocket watches! All are in fine working condition. 18kt gold hunter case dated 1875 w/ chronograph finely engraved beveled crystal – rare 14kt American Standard hunter box case watch circa late 1800s, 15 Jewels Waltham 14kt Keystone hunter case with exquisite engraving circa late 1800s,  fine Elgin watch in fine 14k gold hunter case w engraved bulldog in doghouse, unknown watch in B.W.C. col14kt hunter case w/ late 1800s engravings, Elgin 15 Jewel watch in hunter case in Keystone gold filled case, excellent Victorian 9kt gold chain & fob, Victorian gold filled chain & watch fob, 14 kt gold chain & setting w/ Amethyst heart w/ embedded diamond, 14kt Star of David pendant, large 14kt earrings,  Art Nouveau German silver purse, beautiful collection of turquois & tribal jewelry, a large collection of sterling rings w/ turquoise & other semi-precious stones, antique coin silver lipstick case, United States proof & mint sets, Prestige Sets,  silver dollars & other coins,  small furniture, stands & occasional tables etc,The listing above is just the tip of the iceberg, check back soon for more details!

 

Terms: 15% Buyer’s Premium, MA State Sales Tax, Cash – CCs & Known CKs accepted.

Updates, Pictures & details at: www.capeannauction.com – 978-395-7077 – MA Lic. #2621

Not responsible for errors or omissions.

 

 

Bodin’s Historic Photo Shop Contents Liquidation Sale December 4th & 5th

Bodin Historic Photo & Fine Art Store Liquidation Sale

Friday & Saturday – December 4th & 5th

10am – 8pm both days

(No early birds)

PLEASE NOTE: LINE NUMBERS WILL BE GIVEN OUT THROUGH EMAIL AND FACEBOOK ! IF you wish to have a number to get in, please send an email to wkolenda@gmail.com  

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I’m very excited to announce that Cape Ann Auction will be holding a liquidation sale consisting of the contents of Bodin Historic Photo & Fine Art store located at 82 Main St. Gloucester, MA 01930

This will be conducted like an estate sale, not an auction. It will include antiques, photography equipment, art, photos, stereo equipment including Bose speakers, an amazing bronze & soapstone boat stove mfg by Ernest J. Maiwald, antique tools, fishing poles and equipment, nautical items, beautiful pottery, map cabinets, postcards, lots of books incl; many on local history, lamps, and amazing leather club chair by Bauhaus, a barristers bookcase and other bookcases, a huge oak server w/drawers big enough to hold maps, picture frames, an incredible industrial workbench, a beautiful mid-century solid Cherry? bar,  Gloucester, MA & Cape Ann Ephemera and hundreds of other items! Trust me, you don’t want to miss this one!

(This fixed price sale will NOT include Freds’ famous historic antique glass negative collection. That will be sold at an auction in the future so stay tuned for that)

We’ll accept CASH-CHECKS-CREDIT CARDS for this sale. MA State sales tax applies except for those exempt with a Tax ID#.