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Auction Description for Garth's Auctioneers & Appraisers: Annual Labor Day Auction
Auction Description:
Annual Labor Day Auction
Viewing Notes:
Session One: Friday, August 31, 2012 beginning at 2:00 pm Lots 1-389 Session Two: Saturday, September 1, 2012 beginning at 10:00 am Lots 390-780 PREVIEW TIMES: Monday, August 27 ~ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday, August 28 ~ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday, August 29 ~ 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday, August 30 ~ 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Friday, August 31 ~ 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM Saturday, September 1 ~ 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Location: Main Gallery 2690 Stratford Road, Delaware, Ohio
Sale Notes:
Featuring Items From Jack & Susan Batdorff; Michael F. Bremer; Pete & Ann Lowder, Bexley, Ohio, founders of The Ohio Antique Review; LaVern E. Raabe; The Late Dr. Betty Reed, MD of Butler, Ohio; Marilyn Stansberry; Kathie Werner Steuernagel of New Philadelphia, Ohio; Mr. & Mrs. Christopher Whittle. And select consignments from New Jersey, Texas, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nebraska.

Annual Labor Day Auction

by Garth's Auctioneers & Appraisers

Platinum House

393 lots with images

August 31, 2012

Live Auction

2690 Stratford Road

PO Box 369

Delaware, OH, 43015 USA

Phone: +1 740 362 4771

Fax: +1 740 363 0164

Email: info@garths.com

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QUILL WEATHERVANE.

Lot 1: QUILL WEATHERVANE.

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Description: QUILL WEATHERVANE. American, late 19th century. Copper with ridged vane and original gilt. Wear. 16"h. 36"l. on modern stand.

Condition Report: approximately a 2 inch dent on the shaft of the pen near the point. Some slight bends at the point. Surface flaking and seam separation at point. DW 8/27/12 We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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PORTRAIT OF THREE CHILDREN (AMERICAN SCHOOL, MID 19TH CENTURY).

Lot 2: PORTRAIT OF THREE CHILDREN (AMERICAN SCHOOL, MID 19TH CENTURY).

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Description: PORTRAIT OF THREE CHILDREN (AMERICAN SCHOOL, MID 19TH CENTURY). Oil on canvas, unsigned. The oldest, a girl in print dress, holds out an apple to the youngest boy dressed in white, the other boy in blue holds his cap. All three are wearing gold and coral jewelry, the boys having coral roping on their sleeves. In original gilt frame, 30.75.h. 35.25"w. Sold at Garth's, September 4, 1992, lot 281.

Condition Report: Cleaned, with approximately 50% inpainting done in at least three stages. Most of the inpainting is in the bottom left and includes the two children on the left and part of the face of the child on the right. There is a 1/2"l. tear above the head of the child on the right. We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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CHIPPENDALE TALL CHEST OF DRAWERS.

Lot 3: CHIPPENDALE TALL CHEST OF DRAWERS.

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Description: CHIPPENDALE TALL CHEST OF DRAWERS. Pennsylvania, late 18th century, cherry, pine and poplar. Ogee feet, dovetailed case, fluted quarter columns, three over two over four dovetailed drawers with edge beading and cove molded cornice. Full dust shelves between drawers. Original brasses. Retains old dark surface. Minor imperfections. 64"h. 43.75"w. 22.75"d.

Condition Report: Minor age crack in one end and cornice has minor edge damage. Feet have nailed repairs. Bottom inscription " remodeled June the 28, 1913. G.H. Lower Nazareth, PA." probably refers to the renailing and minor repair to feet. Feet facing are repaired with original pieces and there is minor regluing on the blocking. Finely crazed, early 20th C. varnish stain. ER 8/27/12 We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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PEWTER TEAPOT.

Lot 4: PEWTER TEAPOT.

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Description: PEWTER TEAPOT. Touch mark for Daniel Curtiss (Albany, New York, ca.1822-1840). Jacobs #79. Black repaint on handle and wafer finial. 7.5"h.

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SHAKER BOX.

Lot 5: SHAKER BOX.

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Description: SHAKER BOX. Late 19th century. Oval bentwood box with three arched fingers on the base and one on the lid. Copper tacks. Old refinishing. 2.5"h. 6"l.

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SHAKER-TYPE BOX.

Lot 6: SHAKER-TYPE BOX.

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Description: SHAKER-TYPE BOX. Late 19th century. Oval bentwood box with single opposing fingers on base and lid. Copper tacks. Incised script name "George W. Phillips" on bottom. Old refinishing. 3"h. 6"l.

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BLOWN GLASS BOTTLE.

Lot 7: BLOWN GLASS BOTTLE.

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Description: BLOWN GLASS BOTTLE. Zanesville. Ohio, 2nd quarter-19th century. Aqua club with twenty-four broken swirl ribs and applied lip. Minor imperfections. 8.5"h.

Condition Report: Small blisters, a few small potstones and minor surface wear. We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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WHIELDON PLATE.

Lot 8: WHIELDON PLATE.

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Description: WHIELDON PLATE. England, 2nd half-18th century, creamware. Scalloped rim with green tortoise-shell glaze on sponged brown. 7.5"d.

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THEOREM.

Lot 9: THEOREM.

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Description: THEOREM. American, 2nd quarter-19th century, watercolor on velvet. Finely painted image of a basket with an overabundance of fruit, bird and butterfly, all on a slab of marble on grass. In a period gilt frame, 24.5"h. 27.5"w.

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FOLKSY NEEDLEWORK PICTURE.

Lot 10: FOLKSY NEEDLEWORK PICTURE.

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Description: FOLKSY NEEDLEWORK PICTURE. American or English, mid 19th century, wool on canvas. Village scene, fenced roads, two-story houses, school building and windmill on a pond. Figures of children playing with hoops and dogs. Imperfections. In a frame, 27"h. 28"w.

Condition Report: Some fading, thread loss and repair. We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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FOLKSY STEAMBOAT PAINTING (AMERICAN, 20TH CENTURY).

Lot 11: FOLKSY STEAMBOAT PAINTING (AMERICAN, 20TH CENTURY).

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Description: FOLKSY STEAMBOAT PAINTING (AMERICAN, 20TH CENTURY). Oil on canvas, unsigned. Lively depiction of smoking steamboat traveling past a farmer on a horse-drawn mower. In a frame, 17.5"h. 22"w.

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***FOLK ART PLAQUE BY ERNEST

Lot 12: ***FOLK ART PLAQUE BY ERNEST "POPEYE" REED (OHIO, 1919-1985).

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Description: ***FOLK ART PLAQUE BY ERNEST "POPEYE" REED (OHIO, 1919-1985). Sandstone, carved on front. Impressive image of Adam and Eve with metal fig leaves in the form of arrowheads. They support a beam with a bust and two snakes. A smaller figure crouches between them. Below is a snake pulling a chariot. 27"h. 16"w.

Condition Report: There is an approx. 5" hairline on the bottom right corner, small hairlines in the upper right snake and around Adam's right arm. There is what appears to be a mall amount of white paint splatter/over spray on the right side and top left. JW 8.29.12 We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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NO 83. WHEN AN OLD FRIEND DOES THE HOEDOWN BY TELLA KITCHEN (OHIO, 1902-1988).

Lot 13: NO 83. WHEN AN OLD FRIEND DOES THE HOEDOWN BY TELLA KITCHEN (OHIO, 1902-1988).

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Description: NO 83. WHEN AN OLD FRIEND DOES THE HOEDOWN BY TELLA KITCHEN (OHIO, 1902-1988). Acrylic on canvas board, signed and dated 1976 on the back. Social gathering with two men on a wooden stage. 14"h. 18"w., in a frame, 15.5"h. 19.5"w. A scene from a local county fair featuring the mishap of a family friend.

Condition Report: Not acrylic on canvas board, but rather oil on canvas board. We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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WINTER SCENE BY TELLA KITCHEN (OHIO, 1902-1988).

Lot 14: WINTER SCENE BY TELLA KITCHEN (OHIO, 1902-1988).

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Description: WINTER SCENE BY TELLA KITCHEN (OHIO, 1902-1988). Acrylic on canvas, signed lower right. Busy village scene by a river. 18"h. 24"w., in frame, 21"h. 27"w. One of Tella's favorites from her personal collection, this piece hung on her living room wall for many years.

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FOLK ART CARVING BY JOSEPHUS FARMER (WISCONSIN, 1894-1989).

Lot 15: FOLK ART CARVING BY JOSEPHUS FARMER (WISCONSIN, 1894-1989).

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Description: FOLK ART CARVING BY JOSEPHUS FARMER (WISCONSIN, 1894-1989). Mixed media, paper gallery label on the underside. Carved wood and wire with original paint. Elephant pulling a cart with monkeys. The cart has a candle socket and is labeled "Candle". 12"h. 21"w. 9"d. Ex Dr. Regenia Perry. Born in Tennessee, Farmer moved to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in the 1940s. His pieces were included in the Corcoran exhibition "Black Folk Art: 1930-1980".

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FOLK ART CARVING OF

Lot 16: FOLK ART CARVING OF "CASE" EAGLE.

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Description: FOLK ART CARVING OF "CASE" EAGLE. American, 20th century, wood. Naive American eagle on a globe with pewter or lead "CASE". Original paint. 16"h. The logo for the Case Threshing Company in Racine, Wisconsin, was an American eagle on a globe.

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FOLK ART EAGLE LECTERN.

Lot 17: FOLK ART EAGLE LECTERN.

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Description: FOLK ART EAGLE LECTERN. American, 2nd half-20th century, pine. Folksy eagle on a rocky base with a book ledge attached to the back. Stained surface. Some fill. 20.5"h. 16"w.

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FOLK ART CARVING.

Lot 18: FOLK ART CARVING.

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Description: FOLK ART CARVING. American, late 19th-early 20th century, pine. Bust of an African American man with original polychrome paint over gesso. Wear and age splits. 12"h.

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FOLK ART CARVING.

Lot 19: FOLK ART CARVING.

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Description: FOLK ART CARVING. American, early 20th century, hardwood. Bust of Will Rogers with good patina. 11"h.

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FOLK ART CARVING.

Lot 20: FOLK ART CARVING.

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Description: FOLK ART CARVING. American, 1st half-20th century, pine. Naively carved deer or moose with original paint and glass eyes. On a base with a fence. 11"h.

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WINDMILL WEIGHT.

Lot 21: WINDMILL WEIGHT.

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Description: WINDMILL WEIGHT. American, early 20th century, cast iron. Short stemmed rooster made by Elgin Wind Power and Pump Co., Elgin, Illinois. Cast "Hummer E184" on tail. Traces of old red. 9"h.

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BANK.

Lot 22: BANK.

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Description: BANK. England, 2nd quarter-19th century, pottery. Similar to Doulton Lambeth with applied figures of eagle, knights in armor, and a man on a barrel marked "Old Will 1761". Two coin slots with separate initials and on the other side "William & James Spence Saving's Bank, 1847". Loss. 4.5"h. 7.25"w. 5"d.

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TWO LAMPS.

Lot 23: TWO LAMPS.

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Description: TWO LAMPS. American, 19th century, wrought iron. Betty lamp with hanger and wick pick, 8"h., and a kettle lamp on base, 10"h.

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WORK TABLE.

Lot 24: WORK TABLE.

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Description: WORK TABLE. American, 19th century, pine and poplar. Two drawers, turned legs, and old red paint. 27.5"h. 30.5"w. 26"d.

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TWO SIMILAR WINDSOR ARMCHAIRS.

Lot 25: TWO SIMILAR WINDSOR ARMCHAIRS.

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Description: TWO SIMILAR WINDSOR ARMCHAIRS. American, 1st quarter-19th century, mixed woods. Bamboo turnings and old worn black paint. Imperfections. 32.5"h. and 34"h.

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WEATHERVANE.

Lot 26: WEATHERVANE.

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Description: WEATHERVANE. American, late 19th century, copper. Jockey on running horse. Verdigris patina. 17.25"h. 28"w.

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DEMIJOHN.

Lot 27: DEMIJOHN.

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Description: DEMIJOHN. American, mid 19th century. Medium green blown glass with applied lip. Blisters. 20"h. 11"d.

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FRAME, DECOY AND DOLL DRESSER.

Lot 28: FRAME, DECOY AND DOLL DRESSER.

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Description: FRAME, DECOY AND DOLL DRESSER. American, 20th century. Mallard drake decoy with worn original paint and glass eyes, 17"l., and a tramp art frame with brown repaint, 12.5" x 16". Together with a three-drawer doll dresser with decoupage cats. 14"h. 12"w.

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STONEWARE CROCK.

Lot 29: STONEWARE CROCK.

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Description: STONEWARE CROCK. American, 2nd half-19th century. Two applied handles and impressed label "Lamson & Swasey, Portland, ME, 5". Brushed cobalt foliate decoration. 13"h. 12.5"d.

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FOLKSY HOOKED RUG.

Lot 30: FOLKSY HOOKED RUG.

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Description: FOLKSY HOOKED RUG. American, early 20th century, stocking knits on burlap. On an oval rug, a cat, with arched back, faces off with terrier. Striated background. Mounted for hanging. 23"h. 36"w.

Condition Report: Soften colors, a few pulled loops, added tan cotton backing and twill edging, removed 4-5 inches of mounting stiches. Original backing appears in good condition, strong and flexible. The cat and dog were originally black. ER 8/27/12 We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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STONEWARE CHURN.

Lot 31: STONEWARE CHURN.

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Description: STONEWARE CHURN. American, 2nd half-19th century. Two applied handles. Brushed cobalt "5" and double flowers. Rim chip and faint hairlines.

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TWO CHALKWARE SHEEP.

Lot 32: TWO CHALKWARE SHEEP.

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Description: TWO CHALKWARE SHEEP. American, late 19th-early 20th century. Two very similar sheep with lambs and original red and green paint. Minor imperfections. 6.5"h. 9"l.

Condition Report: One has a few flakes and glued ear, one has in the making separations. We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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THREE BLOWN GLASS BOTTLES.

Lot 33: THREE BLOWN GLASS BOTTLES.

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Description: THREE BLOWN GLASS BOTTLES. Nineteenth century. Two American aqua bottles. Ludlow-type with eighteen ribs, 6.75"h., and a plain glob with applied lip, 8.5"h. Surface wear. And an English green squat bottle with applied handle and armorial medallion. Blisters. May be later than 19th century. 6.5"h.

Condition Report: Squat bottle is 20th century with multiple interior blisters. Ribbed flask has worn, scratched surface. Glob has swirled band of tiny bubbles from top of neck down to half way of body. Blisters and some interior residue. sw 8/27 We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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SHAKER CARRIER.

Lot 34: SHAKER CARRIER.

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Description: SHAKER CARRIER. Late 19th-early 20th century. Oval bentwood box with three arched fingers on the base and one on the lid. Copper tacks and pins for swing handle. Interior lining has loss and replacements. 3.25"h. without handle, 8"l.

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MIRROR AND PANTRY BOX.

Lot 35: MIRROR AND PANTRY BOX.

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Description: MIRROR AND PANTRY BOX. American, late 19th-20th century. Round bentwood box with lapped seams and copper tacks. Impressed "IP Dickinson". 3"h. 6.5"d. And a small mirror with burl frame, 6.5"h. 5"w.

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TWO PULL TOYS.

Lot 36: TWO PULL TOYS.

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Description: TWO PULL TOYS. American, early 20th century. Wood silhouette rooster pulling a wooden cart. Original paint. 14"l. And a duck silhouette with printed details pulling a tin car., 10"l.

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TWO FRUIT STILL LIFE PAINTINGS ( AMERICAN SCHOOL, 2ND HALF-19TH / 1ST HALF-20TH CENTURY).

Lot 37: TWO FRUIT STILL LIFE PAINTINGS ( AMERICAN SCHOOL, 2ND HALF-19TH / 1ST HALF-20TH CENTURY).

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Description: TWO FRUIT STILL LIFE PAINTINGS ( AMERICAN SCHOOL, 2ND HALF-19TH / 1ST HALF-20TH CENTURY). Oil on canvas, unsigned. Strawberries spilling from tipped basket, 10"h. 12"w. in Victorian frame, 14"h. 16"w., and oil on board of rosy apples tumbling from a paper-lined basket, signed McClaskey lower right. 7"h. 9.75"w., in an ornate frame, 14"h. 17"w.

Condition Report: The 2nd still life is signed "McCloskey" not "McClaskey". It is a well done image in the manner of William Joseph McCloskey and is similar to one he did of Lady apples in a basket. The 1st has a paper label on stretcher for Charles G. Calder, Providence, Rhode Island. We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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CHIPPENDALE BLANKET CHEST.

Lot 38: CHIPPENDALE BLANKET CHEST.

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Description: CHIPPENDALE BLANKET CHEST. American, 18th century, cherry and poplar. Ogee feet, dovetailed case and base and lid edge moldings. Wrought iron strap hinges. Old repairs and imperfections. 26.5"h. 49.5"w. 26.5"d.

Condition Report: staining to top, added supports to the interior corners with modern nails. Missing lock latch. We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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STONEWARE JUG.

Lot 39: STONEWARE JUG.

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Description: STONEWARE JUG. American, 2nd quarter-19th century. Applied handle and impressed label "Riedinger & Caire, Poughkeepsie, NY, 3". Brushed songbird on branch. 15.75"h.

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STONEWARE JUG.

Lot 40: STONEWARE JUG.

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Description: STONEWARE JUG. American, 2nd half-20th century. Impressed "Riedinger & Caire, Poughkeepsie - NY". Brushed cobalt bird on branch. Applied handle. 13.5"h.

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WEATHERVANE.

Lot 41: WEATHERVANE.

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Description: WEATHERVANE. American, early 20th century, copper. Full-bodied gamecock with sheet copper tail and zinc comb. Regilt with applied verdigris. 28"h.

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WEATHERVANE.

Lot 42: WEATHERVANE.

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Description: WEATHERVANE. American, mid 20th century, sheet steel. Full-bodied Chinook salmon. Rusted surface. 33"l.

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DECORATED SEWING BOX.

Lot 43: DECORATED SEWING BOX.

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Description: DECORATED SEWING BOX. England, mid 19th century, mahogany. Solid mahogany box with recessed brass handles and wonderful later 19th-century painted vignettes, including a compass star and banner reading "Having Caught Many Fine Whales" on the front, and on the top, an American ship in the Arctic, a whaleboat crew on the hunt, and a spread-winged eagle holding a banner that reads "Ship 'Rachel' Out of New Bedford March 1891." Imperfections. 6.5"h. 17.5"w. 12"d.

Condition Report: Hinge rail broken and glued, missing interior tray and dividers. We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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ROCKY COASTLINE (AMERICAN SCHOOL, 2ND HALF-19TH CENTURY).

Lot 44: ROCKY COASTLINE (AMERICAN SCHOOL, 2ND HALF-19TH CENTURY).

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Description: ROCKY COASTLINE (AMERICAN SCHOOL, 2ND HALF-19TH CENTURY). Oil on artist board, unsigned. Sailing ships off the sea coast. Boston preparer's label. 10"h. 14"w., in an ornate gilt frame, 19"h. 23"w.

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PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN (AMERICAN SCHOOL, MID 19TH CENTURY).

Lot 45: PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN (AMERICAN SCHOOL, MID 19TH CENTURY).

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Description: PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN (AMERICAN SCHOOL, MID 19TH CENTURY). Oil on canvas, unsigned. Young curly-haired man in a grey patterned vest, watch key on chain, book resting on his knee. In original gilt frame, 43"h. 35.75"w. Sold at Skinner's, October 27, 1978 lot 95. The frame plate reads "John Henry Staabs / Staabsville, N.Y. / 1828-1876" and the canvas is stamped for a New York preparator. A John H. Staabs is listed in the New York City 1850 census as a 23-year-old painter, living with Richard H. Staabs, 47, and also a painter.

Condition Report: A few minor touch ups and flaking at edges. We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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HISTORIC BLOWN FLASK.

Lot 46: HISTORIC BLOWN FLASK.

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Description: HISTORIC BLOWN FLASK. American, 1st half-19th century. Golden amber blown pint with double eagle, GII-24. 7"h.

Condition Report: There are small blisters, at least two are open at approximately 1/8 x 1/16 inch or less and the glass has overall air bubbles with slight roughness to the interior of the lip. There is an in-the-making indentation on one side in the stars 3/4" long. SW 8/24/12 We provide condition information when it is requested by a potential bidder, as a part of our dedication to excellent customer service. However, the absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, repairs, restorations or the effects of aging. Garth's Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission regarding an item's condition. We encourage you to call or email with any questions. We also encourage you to come see us and preview the auction in-person. Thank you for your business.

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BURL BOWL.

Lot 47: BURL BOWL.

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Description: BURL BOWL. American, 19th century. Rectangular shape carved from a single piece of burl with extended sides. Chip carved bands and scratch carved semicircles. Two drilled holes for a carrying handle. Age split and plugged hole. 4.5"h. 6.25"w. 4.75"d.

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TWO HISTORIC BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE PLATTERS.

Lot 48: TWO HISTORIC BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE PLATTERS.

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Description: TWO HISTORIC BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE PLATTERS. England, 2nd quarter-19th century. One with the "State House Boston" and eagle borders, 12" x 14.5", and another "View of Greenwich" with grape and morning glories. Repair. 12" x 15".

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FIVE PIECES OF HISTORIC BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE.

Lot 49: FIVE PIECES OF HISTORIC BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE.

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Description: FIVE PIECES OF HISTORIC BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE. England, 2nd quarter-19th century. Two plates with fruit border "R. Hall's Select Views, Pains Hill, Surrey", 10"d., and a pair of soup plates with fruit designs, 9.75"d. Together with a light blue scene of a manor house on an open vegetable dish, 9"l. Imperfections.

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TWO HISTORIC BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE TEAPOTS.

Lot 50: TWO HISTORIC BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE TEAPOTS.

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Description: TWO HISTORIC BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE TEAPOTS. England, 2nd quarter-19th century. Dark blue scenes of Mt. Vernon, the Seat of the Late Gen'l. Washington. Damage. 7", 7.5"h.

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