The world’s premier auctions
 
 
WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
WE'VE CHANGED OUR NAME
is now
 
To celebrate, we’ve enhanced our site with
larger images and browsing by category to help
you easily find what you’re passionate about.
Remember to update your bookmarks.
Get Started »
 
Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Show translation options
Auction Description for Morphy's: MORPHY AUCTIONS Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 Auction
Viewing Notes:
On display now at Morphy Auctions Gallery. Gallery is open 7 days a week. Open every day 9AM to 4PM. Private preview sessions can be arranged.

MORPHY AUCTIONS Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 Auction

by Morphy Auctions


485 lots with images

April 16, 2013

Live Auction

2000 North Reading Road

Denver, PA, 17517 USA

Phone: +1-717-335-3435

Fax: +1-717-336-7115

Email: morphy@morphyauctions.com

485 Lots
Sort by:
Lots with images first
Next »
Per page:
Tech Beer Tip Tray.

Lot 1: Tech Beer Tip Tray.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1920s. Light crazing and miniscule nicks only.Condition (Near Mint). Size 6 - 3/4" T.

Condition Report: (Near Mint).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Cardboard Green River Whiskey Sign.

Lot 2: Cardboard Green River Whiskey Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1935. With original marked frame. Frame has never had glass. Heavily soiled and stained with rubbing.Condition (Fair - Good). Size Framed: 19 - 1/2" x 24 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Fair - Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 4: Vintage License Plates.

Lot 3: Lot of 4: Vintage License Plates.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: All are 1920s with wear and rust With very few dents or bends of any kind.Condition (Good - Very Good). Size Largest: 14 - 1/2" x 6 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Good - Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
1950s Texaco Porcelain Pump Plate.

Lot 4: 1950s Texaco Porcelain Pump Plate.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Some edge nicks and rust stains.Condition (Very Good). Size 18" x 12".

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
1942 Federal Trucks Calendar.

Lot 5: 1942 Federal Trucks Calendar.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Good color and graphics with edge wear and closed tears at bottom near the metal strip.Condition (Very Good). Size Framed: 37 - 1/4" x 25".

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 4: Small  Advertising Trays.

Lot 6: Lot of 4: Small Advertising Trays.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Includes Red Raven, Satin Cigarette, Stokely's and True Fruit. 1905 and later. The Satin is a 1980s reproduction. Heavier overall wear.Condition (Good). Size Largest: 14" Dia.

Condition Report: (Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 4: Tip Trays & Plate.

Lot 7: Lot of 4: Tip Trays & Plate.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Includes three tin. One alphabet tip tray depicting cats, one tip tray depicting girl on swing, one 1907 Union Pacific Tea Co. tip tray and one Bavarian porcelain place with image of Googly eye girl.Condition (Excellent). Size Largest: 8" Dia.

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Tuscarora Advertising Tray.

Lot 8: Tuscarora Advertising Tray.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Depicting a female portrait. Circa 1905 and likely a factory sample of a stock tray. With crazing, small marks and minor nicks. With light wear only.Condition (Very Good - Excellent). Size 16" L.

Condition Report: (Very Good - Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
1951 Map of Lancaster, PA.

Lot 9: 1951 Map of Lancaster, PA.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Framed. Promotional map issued by the Lancaster Newspapers Inc.Condition (Excellent - Near Mint). Size Framed: 19" x 25 - 3/4".

Condition Report: (Excellent - Near Mint).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 2: Advertising Thermometers.

Lot 10: Lot of 2: Advertising Thermometers.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Includes one tin Tums and one porcelain Barber Shop. Barber Shop is rarely found, but has some chipping, wear and rust on the dial. Some edge border and paint residue on the Tums.Condition (Good - Very Good). Size Largest: 16 - 1/2" T.

Condition Report: (Good - Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 2: Clothing Advertising Signs.

Lot 11: Lot of 2: Clothing Advertising Signs.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Includes one small metal Red Goose and one wooden Pure Silk. The Red Goose is bronze,1930s with a small slight bend in the top portion. The neckwear sign is 1920s with soiling and light wear.Condition (Very Good - Excellent). Size Largest: 8" x 16".

Condition Report: (Very Good - Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 4: Tin Advertising Signs.

Lot 12: Lot of 4: Tin Advertising Signs.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1920s - 1940s. Includes one Diebold, one Heinz Soups, one Fleischmann and one Vicks. Fleischmann's and Vicks are fairly clean, with wear and paint residue on the other two.Condition (Very Good). Size Largest: 10 - 1/2" x 27".

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Tin South Bend Watches Sign.

Lot 13: Tin South Bend Watches Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1920s. Sign has little wear and edge rust and a few small marks and dents.Condition (Very Good). Size 9 - 3/4" x 27 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Tin McMillen Undertaker Sign.

Lot 14: Tin McMillen Undertaker Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1890 to 1900. Small border holes and a few dents with light wear otherwise. Great graphics with horse-drawn hearse shown.Condition (Very Good - Excellent). Size 10" x 14".

Condition Report: (Very Good - Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Tin Fels-Naptha Sign.

Lot 15: Tin Fels-Naptha Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1920s. With light dust and nearly no wear.Condition (Near Mint). Size 13 - 1/4" x 24 - 1/4".

Condition Report: (Near Mint).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Tin National Biscuit Sign.

Lot 16: Tin National Biscuit Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1910 - 1920. A classic and scarce piece, with light soiling and small marks and wear.Condition (Very Good Plus). Size 12 - 1/2" x 38 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Very Good Plus).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Junior Red Cross Sign.

Lot 17: Junior Red Cross Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Circa 1950s. With roll lines and edge wear and a short edge tear at left side. Paper poster is framed under glass.Condition (Excellent). Size Framed: 26 - 1/2" x 22 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Metal on Wood Columbia Records Sign.

Lot 18: Metal on Wood Columbia Records Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1920s. Brass over wooden frame. Retains rear metal easel. With light wear and small paint flakes.Condition (Very Good). Size 8" x 24".

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Steam Room Light Up Sign.

Lot 19: Steam Room Light Up Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Painted plexi or plastic in metal case has average wear. CORRECTION: The sign does work properly. Condition (Very Good). Size 10" x 25 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Reproduction Ceresota Flour Sign.

Lot 20: Reproduction Ceresota Flour Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: E.J. Smith. Image of a mother with child.Condition (Excellent). Size Framed: 30" x 26".

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Cardboard Thirsty or Not Grapette Sign.

Lot 21: Cardboard Thirsty or Not Grapette Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1940s to 1950s. Mild wear, soiling, and stains.Condition (Very Good Plus). Size 30" x 20".

Condition Report: (Very Good Plus).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 2: Tin Soda Signs.

Lot 22: Lot of 2: Tin Soda Signs.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Includes one Hires and one Grape Ola. The Grape Ola has six nail holes with small dents, scratches and paint chips, and the Hires has paint nick and some subsurface rust.Condition (Good - Very Good). Size Largest: 13 - 1/2" x 19 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Good - Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 3: Tin Soda Thermometers.

Lot 23: Lot of 3: Tin Soda Thermometers.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Includes one Nesbitt, one Sun Crest, and one RC. Medium to heavy wear overall.Condition (Good - Very Good). Size Largest: 16 - 1/2" T.

Condition Report: (Good - Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Tin Crescent Bottling Shines Over Them All Sign.

Lot 24: Tin Crescent Bottling Shines Over Them All Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Circa 1920s to 1930s. Very minor pitting and small spots with only light wear or marks. An uncommon sign.Condition (Excellent). Size 9 - 3/4" x 13 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Porcelain Dr. Pepper Good for Life Sign.

Lot 25: Porcelain Dr. Pepper Good for Life Sign.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: A great example of the 1930s - 1940s sign with light soiling and only a few small nicks only.Condition (Near Mint). Size 10" x 24".

Condition Report: (Near Mint).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of Miscellaneous Items.

Lot 26: Lot of Miscellaneous Items.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Includes a celluloid fan, two mirrors with pretty ladies, one small tin, two porcelain water troughs, two wooden boxes, one good luck coin, and one erotica mirror.Condition (Very Good - Excellent). Size Largest: 5 - 1/2" T.

Condition Report: (Very Good - Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
1910 Pittsburgh, PA. Alexandroff Bakery Calendar.

Lot 27: 1910 Pittsburgh, PA. Alexandroff Bakery Calendar.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Framed under glass with the pad depleted and missing. Clean and bright with a modest fold line mark only.Condition (Near Mint). Size Framed: 25 - 1/2" x 19 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Near Mint).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
1910 Meyersdale, PA. Citizen's Bank Calendar.

Lot 28: 1910 Meyersdale, PA. Citizen's Bank Calendar.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Matted and framed under glass with light soiling in upper right corner.Condition (Near Mint). Size Framed: 20 - 1/2" x 17 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Near Mint).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Old Dutch Paints Calendar Top.

Lot 29: Old Dutch Paints Calendar Top.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Circa 1915. With textured paper surface. Framed under glass. Calendar top has some wrinkles, folds and roll lines, with some bottom area stains, along with some minor edge chips.Condition (Good - Very Good). Size Framed: 30" x 18 - 1/4".

Condition Report: (Good - Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Penn State vs. Gettysburg Football Poster

Lot 30: Penn State vs. Gettysburg Football Poster

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1920s - 1930s. Light cardboard. Only light staining, with tiny black holes. Framed under glass. the score could reveal the exact year.Condition (Very Good - Excellent). Size Framed: 26 - 3/4" x 20 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Very Good - Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Vance Shoe Company Large Paper Poster.

Lot 31: Vance Shoe Company Large Paper Poster.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Circa 1905 - 1910. From Wheeling, West Virginia. Framed under glass. Small area of paper loss at bottom center and nicks in small random areas only.Condition (Excellent). Size Framed: 33 - 3/4" x 23 - 3/4".

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
1920s Margaret Romaine Columbia Records Poster.

Lot 32: 1920s Margaret Romaine Columbia Records Poster.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Framed under glass. Some small dark spots and stains with bends upper right corner. Light soiling and wear.Condition (Very Good). Size Framed: 30 - 3/4" x 24 - 3/4".

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
1890s Friend's Oats Paper Poster.

Lot 33: 1890s Friend's Oats Paper Poster.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Framed under glass. Closed edge tears and two to three long surface tears. Slightly darkened and soiled with edge wear. Great graphics.Condition (Good - Very Good). Size Framed: 30 - 3/4" x 17 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Good - Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 50: Kings of Speed Tobacco Cards.

Lot 34: Lot of 50: Kings of Speed Tobacco Cards.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: This complete set of Churchman tobacco cards features, the Kings of Speed including, Jesse Owens, Howard Hughes and many others.Condition (Excellent). Size Each: 2 - 3/4" T.

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 2: Tobacco Advertising Pieces.

Lot 35: Lot of 2: Tobacco Advertising Pieces.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Includes one small cardboard Philip Morris cutout and one tin Parodi Cigar thermometer. Moderate wear to both, with one piece missing rear easel and soiled spots.Condition (Very Good). Size Largest: 14 - 3/4" T.

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 2: Tobacco Advertising Items.

Lot 36: Lot of 2: Tobacco Advertising Items.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Includes one airplane lighter and one Whippoorwill cedar cigar box. The cigar box has wear, soiling and a warped lid with most of the 1909 - 1910 stamp intact. Lighter is made by Swank with moderate tarnish. Turning the propeller operates the lighter.Condition (Good - Excellent). Size Largest: 11" L.

Condition Report: (Good - Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 4: Biltmore Milk Bottles.

Lot 37: Lot of 4: Biltmore Milk Bottles.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Very little wear.Condition (Excellent Plus). Size Largest: 10 - 3/4" T.

Condition Report: (Excellent Plus).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 5: Cardboard Candy Boxes.

Lot 38: Lot of 5: Cardboard Candy Boxes.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1930s - 1940s. Medium wear and soiling.Condition (Very Good). Size Largest: 9 - 1/2" x 10 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of Paper Advertising Items.

Lot 39: Lot of Paper Advertising Items.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Includes approximately 20 pieces of assorted trade cards, booklets, and other items.Condition (Very Good).

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of True Story Magazines.

Lot 40: Lot of True Story Magazines.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: 1945, 1949, and1957 issue set. Only missing a few issues. Moderate to average wear.Condition (Very Good).

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Lot of 3: Small Glass & Metal Display Cases.

Lot 41: Lot of 3: Small Glass & Metal Display Cases.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Some oxidation to metal.Condition (Very Good). Size Largest: 14 - 1/2" x 10" x 10 - 1/2".

Condition Report: (Very Good).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Hexagonal Glass & Wood Display Case.

Lot 42: Hexagonal Glass & Wood Display Case.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Opens from top.Condition (Excellent). Size 26" W.

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Country Store Glass & Oak Display Case.

Lot 43: Country Store Glass & Oak Display Case.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Space for two shelves. Opens from rear.Condition (Excellent). Size 30" T.

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Small Glass & Wood Display Case.

Lot 44: Small Glass & Wood Display Case.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Possibly for a doll. Rear opening with glass sides and front.Condition (Excellent). Size 29" T.

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Glass & oak Display Case.

Lot 45: Glass & oak Display Case.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Opens from rear. This would make a good doll display case.Condition (Excellent). Size 18 - 1/2" T.

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Oak & Glass Country Store Display Case.

Lot 46: Oak & Glass Country Store Display Case.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: With wooden sides and back. Rear opening with no shelves.Condition (Excellent). Size 27" T.

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Glass & Wood Display Case.

Lot 47: Glass & Wood Display Case.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Opens from front. This would make a good doll display case.Condition (Excellent). Size 24 - 1/2" T.

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Glass & Wood Display Case.

Lot 48: Glass & Wood Display Case.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Hardie Bros. Advertising, Pittsburgh, PA. Opens from the tear. Missing four dividers but they could easily be replaced.Condition (Excellent). Size 23" T.

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Vintage Wooden Billiards Counter.

Lot 49: Vintage Wooden Billiards Counter.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Condition (Excellent). Size 96" L.

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Wooden Billiards Rack.

Lot 50: Wooden Billiards Rack.

Estimated Price: Log in or create account to view price data

Description: Dated 1912. Holds six billiard sticks. "Brunswick Blake" label.Condition (Excellent). Size 47" x 69".

Condition Report: (Excellent).

View additional info »
Realized: Log in or create account to view price data
Per page:
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
Next »