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RARE COGNAC - Cognac Napoleon Grande Reserve, Vintage 1811, remnants of the original wax cork seal, bin-soiled and damaged label. Embossed glass shoulder button. 12 1/2

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $800

Description: RARE COGNAC - Cognac Napoleon Grande Reserve, Vintage 1811, remnants of the original wax cork seal, bin-soiled and damaged label. Embossed glass shoulder button. 12 1/2" tall. Full to the lower edge of the shoulder.

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SAILOR MADE SCRIMSHAW CANE - Mid 19th c. Stick with tapered whalebone shaft, balleen and ebony banding at top, seal form crooked handle with incised teeth and balleen eyes, 35

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: SAILOR MADE SCRIMSHAW CANE - Mid 19th c. Stick with tapered whalebone shaft, balleen and ebony banding at top, seal form crooked handle with incised teeth and balleen eyes, 35" long. Shrinkage cracks.

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CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN PLATEAU - Large Famille Rose Oval Footed Bowl, first half of 19th c

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,600

Description: CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN PLATEAU - Large Famille Rose Oval Footed Bowl, first half of 19th c., having gilt scalloped edge with blossom paneling, the central gilt detailed decoration of a court scene with an aristocrat being attended by three maid servants and four female musicians, a bat in flight above, set on a tall conforming foot with banded ivy and blossom, 3 3/4" x 14 3/89" x 10 3/4". Fine condition. Ex-Russell collection, paper label marked #47.

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JAPANESE SCROLL - Man Fishing Near Bamboo, ink on paper, laid to silk brocade scroll, signed and with seal, SS: 15 3/4

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $800

Description: JAPANESE SCROLL - Man Fishing Near Bamboo, ink on paper, laid to silk brocade scroll, signed and with seal, SS: 15 3/4" x10 3/4", OS: 46" x 14 1/2". Good condition.

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FRAMED THEOREM - 19th c. Theoem on Velvet of an urn full of flowers, in vintage mahogany box frame, under glass, the corners filled with pink fabric, OS: 17

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $500 - $700

Description: FRAMED THEOREM - 19th c. Theoem on Velvet of an urn full of flowers, in vintage mahogany box frame, under glass, the corners filled with pink fabric, OS: 17" x 17", SS: 14" x 14". Spotting.

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CARVED CAMEL INKWELL - 19th c. Palestinian Olivewood Inkwell in the form of a reclining camel, with detailed riding rig, hinged cap revealing spring-loaded sealing metal inkwell with glass liner. 10

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,000

Description: CARVED CAMEL INKWELL - 19th c. Palestinian Olivewood Inkwell in the form of a reclining camel, with detailed riding rig, hinged cap revealing spring-loaded sealing metal inkwell with glass liner. 10" long. Very good condition.

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(2) CHINESE EXPORT SERVING PIECES - 19th c

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $800

Description: (2) CHINESE EXPORT SERVING PIECES - 19th c. Canton Porcelain, in Blue Willow pattern, including: Oval Footed Soup Tureen, with large floral knop and braided vine handles, 11" x 14" x 9"; PLUS Oblong Six-Sided Footed Tureen with scallop knop and boar's head handles, 8 1/4" x 14" x 8 1/2", on matching underplate, 1 3/4" x 14" x 11". All in good condition.

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CHINESE EXPORT PUNCH BOWL - Fine Porcelain Punch Bowl, mid 19th c

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: CHINESE EXPORT PUNCH BOWL - Fine Porcelain Punch Bowl, mid 19th c., with intricately painted mandarin court scenes and famille rose paneled decoration on exterior and interior, the upper borders with Salem black trimmed cartouches, on a tall foot with orange peel underside, 6 1/8" x 14 1/2" diam. Fine condition.

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JEN BLACKSTONE (Contemporary Pownal, ME) -

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: JEN BLACKSTONE (Contemporary Pownal, ME) - "Density of an Orange Wall", May 1999, oil, wax and plaster on wood, signed lower right, signed, titled and dated verso, unframed. OS: 24 3/4" x 19". Fine condition.

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JAPANESE TANTO & BRUSH STAND - Late 19th c

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: JAPANESE TANTO & BRUSH STAND - Late 19th c. Tanto Dagger with sheath, in carved bamboo, having abalone and bone inlay, with signature block and scattered inscription among figures of warriors, original silk tassel, 16" overall, two bits of inlay missing; PLUS Brush Stand from a single section of bamboo, carved in relief with warrrior on foot confronting warrior on horseback, 14" x 4 1/4" x 3 1/2", shrinkage cracks, hole in bottom.

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(3) 19TH C WHALE JAWBONES - Huge Weathered Sperm Whale Jaw Bones, possibly trophies, found in the attic of an old Nantucket house, one is stencilled with illegible name and

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $2,500 - $3,500

Description: (3) 19TH C WHALE JAWBONES - Huge Weathered Sperm Whale Jaw Bones, possibly trophies, found in the attic of an old Nantucket house, one is stencilled with illegible name and "Boston, Mass, USA". 83" to 91" long, about 14" across at largest point. Good condition.

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(2) ITALIAN ARCHITECTURAL APPLIQUES - 19th c

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $800

Description: (2) ITALIAN ARCHITECTURAL APPLIQUES - 19th c. Polychromed Carved Wood Baroque Style Motifs, including: Bust of a Gilt Winged Cherub (perhaps earlier), roughly 8" x 7 3/4" x 3 1/2"; PLUS Lintel Cartouche featuring two doves flanking a shell above a portrait head flanked by acanthus scrollwork, 14 3/4" x 24" x 3". Repaired tip to one scroll.

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FRAME WITH PIETRA DURA PLAQUE - 19th c. Italian Tabletop Frame with integral easel, hinged brass-framed cover of pietra dura floral spray under glass, the frame itself having a surround of engraved, partially silvered...

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: FRAME WITH PIETRA DURA PLAQUE - 19th c. Italian Tabletop Frame with integral easel, hinged brass-framed cover of pietra dura floral spray under glass, the frame itself having a surround of engraved, partially silvered and reticulated rose vine. 10" x 6 1/2" pietra dura, 19" x 14" frame, takes 8" x 10" photo. Good condition.

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PAIR OF CHINESE PORCELAIN GARDEN SEATS - Fine and Unusual Chinese Garden Barrels, mid 19th c, with reticulated fortune symbols on top, the sides having linked pairs of the same, staggered bands of raised bosses top an...

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $6,000 - $9,000

Description: PAIR OF CHINESE PORCELAIN GARDEN SEATS - Fine and Unusual Chinese Garden Barrels, mid 19th c, with reticulated fortune symbols on top, the sides having linked pairs of the same, staggered bands of raised bosses top and bottom, celadon ground with writhing dragons among blossoms and prunus, 18" tall, 11" diam top, 14 1/2" diam overall. Very good condition.

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SHIP CUTAWAY WITH MODEL CANNON - Highly Detailed Working Model of a Bronze 28 Pounder Naval Cannon on a section of upper gun deck. American, late 18th to early 19th c. era gun with all accoutrements for firing, additi...

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $2,500 - $3,500

Description: SHIP CUTAWAY WITH MODEL CANNON - Highly Detailed Working Model of a Bronze 28 Pounder Naval Cannon on a section of upper gun deck. American, late 18th to early 19th c. era gun with all accoutrements for firing, additional bronze ramrod, early 20th c. model. Accurate in every detail. 8 3/4" barrel, roughly 7 1/2" x 14" x 11" overall. Barrel patinated from firing.

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SIOUX BEADED HIDE POSSIBLE BAG - Late 19th c. Deer Hide Bag in two-sided form with shallow flap, sinew sewn body with lane-stitched beadwork having a pale blue field, dark green, yellow and white forms, decorated with...

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,000

Description: SIOUX BEADED HIDE POSSIBLE BAG - Late 19th c. Deer Hide Bag in two-sided form with shallow flap, sinew sewn body with lane-stitched beadwork having a pale blue field, dark green, yellow and white forms, decorated with typical geometric motifs on the front, bars alternating with stripes on the sides, repeating on the flap, with pendant metal cones hung on red-dyed horsehair (some are loose, inside). Roughly 14" x 17". Stiff.

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SALESMAN'S SAMPLE CHEST - Miniature Federal Style Oak Chest, early 19th c., having overhanging top with carved v-frieze, two short simulated drawers over three long graduated drawers, all with ebonized beaded edges, w..

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: SALESMAN'S SAMPLE CHEST - Miniature Federal Style Oak Chest, early 19th c., having overhanging top with carved v-frieze, two short simulated drawers over three long graduated drawers, all with ebonized beaded edges, wooden mushroom knobs, flanked by half-round spiral beaded columns, with mitered apron, raised on ring and bulbous turned legs, 15 3/4" x 14 3/4" x 8 3/4". Very good condition.

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PAIR OF CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES AS LAMPS - Late 19th c. Rose Medallion Baluster Vases, with alternating panels of foliage with blossoms and foliage with blossoms and birds above, scallops over gilt band framing, on ca...

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $800

Description: PAIR OF CHINESE PORCELAIN VASES AS LAMPS - Late 19th c. Rose Medallion Baluster Vases, with alternating panels of foliage with blossoms and foliage with blossoms and birds above, scallops over gilt band framing, on carved wooden stands, electrified as single socket lamps with harps, no shades, 14 1/4" x 5 3/4" vases, 31 1/2" tall overall, 6" bases. Very good condition, drilled.

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JAPANESE HOME SHRINE - 'Butsudan' Altar Shrine containing a 'Gohonzon' icon of Buddha on a painted wood disc, the case in pine with painted swastikas on the front, silvered copper chrysanthemum latch and plate hinges

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,200

Description: JAPANESE HOME SHRINE - 'Butsudan' Altar Shrine containing a 'Gohonzon' icon of Buddha on a painted wood disc, the case in pine with painted swastikas on the front, silvered copper chrysanthemum latch and plate hinges, the interior of the doors painted with repeating Tokugawa samurai mons. Meiji period, late 19th c. 21 1/2" x 15" x 2 1/4", 14" x 14 3/8" disc (which no longer fits easily into the case.)

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(4) FRAMED HAND FANS - 18th to early 19th c

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: (4) FRAMED HAND FANS - 18th to early 19th c. Hand Fans, including a pair of exotic reticulated teak wood and mica inlaid framed fans with hand painted paper covering depicting aristocratic courting scenes, circa 1770, in matching hand carved gilt frames, 23" x 14", splitting; PLUS Engraved and gilt reticulated abalone frame, silk organza covering with stitched silver and gold spangled designs, hand painted cartouche of Marie Antoinette surrounded by five cherubs, in gilt molded frame with beaded edge, 22" x 14 1/2", one broken stick, loss to frame gilding; PLUS Gold and cream painted reticulated wooden frame with cream Spanish lace covering, gold and silver spangling, in gilt roped frame, 21" x 13", spotting to frame.

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(3) FRENCH FAIENCE CHARGERS - Including: 18th c. Rouen Cul Noir Oval Platter with floral basket motif in black and blue on white, 1 3/4

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $900 - $1,250

Description: (3) FRENCH FAIENCE CHARGERS - Including: 18th c. Rouen Cul Noir Oval Platter with floral basket motif in black and blue on white, 1 3/4" x 11" x 14 1/2", edge frits; PLUS 19th c. Cul Noir with blue and salmon sponged bands around blossom spray in blue, orange and green, 1 1/2" x 11 3/4" diam., good condition; PLUS 18th c. scalloped edge with blue & white decoration of small central floral basket, banded edge, 1 3/4" x 12" diam., frits, light crazing.

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ALEX KANEVSKY (Contemporary Philadelphia, PA) -

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: ALEX KANEVSKY (Contemporary Philadelphia, PA) - "Nude With a Cup", oil on artist's board, initialed lower left and dated '97. In water gilt panel frame. OS: 14 1/4" x 18 1/2", SS: 10 1/4" x 14 1/2". Fine condition. Consignor purchased at Somerville Manning Gallery outside Wilmington, Delaware. From a private Owls Head, ME collection.

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JAMES DEAN (VA/DC/MA, 1931 - ) -

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: JAMES DEAN (VA/DC/MA, 1931 - ) - "Island Artist", gouache on paper, signed lower right, titled verso, in gold molded frame, matted and glazed, OS: 27 1/2" x 34", SS: 14 3/4" x 21 1/2". Fine condition. From the former MBNA Corporate Collection.

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LEO BROOKS (ME, 1909-1993) -

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: LEO BROOKS (ME, 1909-1993) - "After Chagall", watercolor on Strathmore paper, signed lower right. In white metal frame, matted and glazed. OS: 26 1/2" x 19 1/2", SS: 21 1/2" x 14 1/2". Fine condition. From a private Owls Head, ME collection.

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NECKLACE PENDANT - Early Gold Renaissance Form Cruciform Pendant on Chain, pendant is set with (14) emeralds, (4) amethysts, and (9) seed pearls in a leaf and scroll design, stamped

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $18,000 - $20,000

Description: NECKLACE PENDANT - Early Gold Renaissance Form Cruciform Pendant on Chain, pendant is set with (14) emeralds, (4) amethysts, and (9) seed pearls in a leaf and scroll design, stamped "N" for Nuremburg, chain strung with seed pearls with gilded bead separators and joined at a connector set with (3) mine cut diamonds, in old satin lined box, pendant: 2 1/2" x 2 1/2", chain: 30" long. Fine original condition. From a private Maine collection.

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JAMES DEAN (VA/DC/MA, 1931 - ) -

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $500 - $700

Description: JAMES DEAN (VA/DC/MA, 1931 - ) - "Monhegan Morning", gouache on illustration board, signed lower right, titled verso, in gold molded frame, matted and glazed, OS: 27 1/2" x 32 1/2", SS: 14 1/2" x 19 3/4". Fine condition. From the former MBNA Corporate Collection.

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CENTRAL ASIAN SCULPTURE - Head of a Mature Male, Gandharan, Pakistan, 4th century AD, in carved stucco, a Patrician in the Roman style, on a museum mount. 8 3/4

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: CENTRAL ASIAN SCULPTURE - Head of a Mature Male, Gandharan, Pakistan, 4th century AD, in carved stucco, a Patrician in the Roman style, on a museum mount. 8 3/4" tall head, 14 1/2" tall overall. Very good condition, restoration to nose, losses to back of head. From the Norman Hurst collection.

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JAPANESE PORCELAIN VASE & CHARGER - Meiji Period Satsuma, late 19th c., with mark of Meizan Hododa, the vase with handles having decoration of gilt opposing Phoenix birds at top, the body decorated with elder playing ...

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $700

Description: JAPANESE PORCELAIN VASE & CHARGER - Meiji Period Satsuma, late 19th c., with mark of Meizan Hododa, the vase with handles having decoration of gilt opposing Phoenix birds at top, the body decorated with elder playing flute for his family on one side, courting cranes on the other, 14 1/4" x 6 3/4", repair to one handle; PLUS Charger decorated with Mother Reading to Daughter, bird approaching, five prunus cartouches, including an owl in a pine tree, the underside decorated with floral branches and leaf banding. 1 1/2" x 9 1/2" diam. Good condition.

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(2) POLE SCREENS - Early 19th c. Mahogany Pole Screens with adjustable needlepoint faces, including: Oval Screen with Chipmunk and Floral Wreath, with urn finial and urn turned column, on three tapered square cyma cur...

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: (2) POLE SCREENS - Early 19th c. Mahogany Pole Screens with adjustable needlepoint faces, including: Oval Screen with Chipmunk and Floral Wreath, with urn finial and urn turned column, on three tapered square cyma curved legs with spade foot, 18" x 14 1/2" screen, 59" tall overall, 17" foot to foot, repair to one leg; PLUS Rectangular Screen with Hungarian style geometric decoration, urn finial, bell-form post base set on three sweeping tapered square legs with trifid stretcher, 17 1/2" x 13" screen, 55" tall, 17" foot to foot. Good condition, some loss to needlepoint.

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PAINTED SHIP'S CARPENTER TOOLBOX - 19th c. Box with oil painting of a fishing trawler at work on the lid, signed 'Weston Bean' lower left. Bean lived on Webster Street, Hanover, Mass, in the area known as 'Four Corne

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

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Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: PAINTED SHIP'S CARPENTER TOOLBOX - 19th c. Box with oil painting of a fishing trawler at work on the lid, signed 'Weston Bean' lower left. Bean lived on Webster Street, Hanover, Mass, in the area known as 'Four Corners', and was known for painting ships on chests for local antique dealers in the 1910s-20s, in an effort to preserve the shipbuilding record of the region. 9 3/4" x 14" painting on 9 1/2" x 12 1/2" x 23 1/2" box with cast iron handles and bronze latch. Good condition.

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(3) CHINESE PIGSKIN BOXES - 19th c. Lacquered or Painted Pigskin Dome Top Scroll Boxes, with brass fixtures, including: Large Cinnabar colored, with raised Armorial crest, 5 1/2

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (3) CHINESE PIGSKIN BOXES - 19th c. Lacquered or Painted Pigskin Dome Top Scroll Boxes, with brass fixtures, including: Large Cinnabar colored, with raised Armorial crest, 5 1/2" x 19" x 6 1/4"; PLUS Polychrome Mountain Pagoda Scene with figures, stamped inscription inside lid, 5 1/2" x 18" x 6"; PLUS Gilt Applique Screen on face and Butterflies on ends, stamped inscription on pocket inside lid, 5 1/2" x 14 1/2" x 5". Generally good condition.

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JADE SEAL - Medium Sized Municipal Seal in White Jade, with foo dog on top having a knotted cord and bead tassel, the front with inscription, seven figure seal, 3 1/2

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $800

Description: JADE SEAL - Medium Sized Municipal Seal in White Jade, with foo dog on top having a knotted cord and bead tassel, the front with inscription, seven figure seal, 3 1/2" x 1 3/4" square. Light fault at back, tiny edge flake to front.

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ERIC HOPKINS (ME/CT, 1951 - ) -

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: ERIC HOPKINS (ME/CT, 1951 - ) - "Tombolo #1", mixed media on paper, pencil signed, titled and dated 3-10-87 in the lower margin. In black metal frame, matted and glazed, OS: 19 1/2" x 26 1/2", SS: 14 1/2" x 21 1/2". Fine condition. From a private Owls Head, ME collection.

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MEDIEVAL RELIGIOUS SCULPTURE - Mid to late 15th century Swabian or Franconian Polychrome Limewood Figure of the Virgin, her head hooded, her hands clasped in prayer. 35 3/4

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $8,000 - $10,000

Description: MEDIEVAL RELIGIOUS SCULPTURE - Mid to late 15th century Swabian or Franconian Polychrome Limewood Figure of the Virgin, her head hooded, her hands clasped in prayer. 35 3/4" tall, loss to gilding, wormage. From the May 19th, 1980 Christies, New York sale of the George R. Hann Collection housed at "Treetops", Sewickley Heights, Pennsylvania. Hann collected Russian icons and objects of ecclesiastical and decorative arts, Old Masters, Medieval and Renaissance sculpture.

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ADRIEN RAVALLEC (FRENCH, 1909-1993) -

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: ADRIEN RAVALLEC (FRENCH, 1909-1993) - "Collecting Seaweed on the Shore", oil on hardboard, signed lower right "A. Ravallec", depicting two Norman men with two horses and a wagon, in simple wood frame with gilt liner, OS: 20 3/4" x 39", SS: 14 1/4" x 32 1/2". Fine condition. Notation on back reads "En attente, 3/75 cadeau de Jacqueline Hubert en souvenir de Rogier Charles Hubert".

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HOLLY BERRY (Contemporary Biddeford, ME) - Two Linoleum Block Prints:

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $800

Description: HOLLY BERRY (Contemporary Biddeford, ME) - Two Linoleum Block Prints: "Flossie Rules", 2/40, OS: 17 1/2" x 14 1/2", SS: 11" x 9"; "Flossie With Her Fish Earrings", 5/30, OS: 12 1/4" x 10 1/2", SS: 6 3/4" x 5 1/2", all pencil signed, in oak box frames, matted and glazed. Fine condition. From a private Owls Head, ME collection.

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PRIOR-HAMBLIN SCHOOL - Waist Length Portrait of an Elderly Woman in a black dress, with white lace collar and blue ribbon having brooch clasp; her hair is up in a bun, her right hand holding eyeglasses and displaying ...

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $1,500 - $1,800

Description: PRIOR-HAMBLIN SCHOOL - Waist Length Portrait of an Elderly Woman in a black dress, with white lace collar and blue ribbon having brooch clasp; her hair is up in a bun, her right hand holding eyeglasses and displaying a wedding ring. In gold molded frame, OS: 28 3/4" x 22 1/2", SS: 24" x 17 3/4". Fine overall craquelure, waxed back to canvas.

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(3) 19TH C WATERCOLOR PORTRAITS - Folk Art Portraits of Children, unsigned, circa 1830-40, including: Boy in Plaid Dress and Knickers, holding stick and hoop, his straw hat on the ground, in mahogany molded frame, gla...

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,200

Description: (3) 19TH C WATERCOLOR PORTRAITS - Folk Art Portraits of Children, unsigned, circa 1830-40, including: Boy in Plaid Dress and Knickers, holding stick and hoop, his straw hat on the ground, in mahogany molded frame, glazed, OS: 12 1/2" x 10 1/2", SS: 10" x 8", good condition; PLUS Young Girl in a Blue Dress and Knickers, holding a posie, landscape behind, in a bird's-eye maple mitered frame with gilt liner, glazed, OS: 12 1/2" x 10 1/2", SS: 8 1/2" x 6 1/2", toned; PLUS Young Boy in Blue Suit feeding ducks, two sisters watching, men fishing from bridge and village behind, in gold painted matched corner frame, glazed, OS: 14 1/2" x 12", SS: 9 3/4" x 7 3/4", multiple tears, toning.

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(2) 19TH C WATERCOLOR PORTRAITS - Full-Length Portraits of Women, circa 1840-50, including: Middle Aged Woman facing left, in black dress and bonnet with lavender trim, lace collar and bell sleeve trim, holding a book...

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $900 - $1,200

Description: (2) 19TH C WATERCOLOR PORTRAITS - Full-Length Portraits of Women, circa 1840-50, including: Middle Aged Woman facing left, in black dress and bonnet with lavender trim, lace collar and bell sleeve trim, holding a book in her right hand, wedding ring on left, signed "Wybrant, Artist, 1853", in mitered mahogany frame with gold gesso liner, under glass, OS: 14 1/2" x 12 1/2", SS: 12" x 9 3/4", pale spot in background; PLUS Young Woman facing right, in blue dress with white collar, black hair in ringlets, wedding ring on left hand, unsigned, in black and gold stick frame, matted and glazed, OS: 15 1/4" x 12 1/4", SS: 11" x 8 1/4", light foxing and bends, short tear at top.

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WILL BARNET (NY/MA/ME, 1911-2012) -

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $1,500 - $2,000

Description: WILL BARNET (NY/MA/ME, 1911-2012) - "Soliloquy", Artist's Proof, Serigraph, pencil signed and titled with limitation. Depicting a woman and her cat seated on a geometric rug. In black box frame, matted and glazed. OS: 24 1/2" x 33 3/4", SS: 14 1/2" x 26 1/2". Fine condition. From a private Owls Head, ME collection.

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ROBERT INDIANA (NY/ME/IN, 1928 - ) -

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $300 - $500

Description: ROBERT INDIANA (NY/ME/IN, 1928 - ) - "Yield Brother, 1962", a 1983 printing, inscribed at bottom "For Frank, Xmas 1990, R Indiana" & on back, "Star of Hope, Vinalhaven, 25 XII 90, for Brother Frank, love, R. Indiana". In black mitered frame, matted, under plexi, OS: 21" square, SS: 14" square. Print is in fine condition, loss to corner of frame. From a private Owls Head, ME collection.

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WINE UTENSILS - Collection of (4) English Georgian Sterling Silver Wine Utensils, incl. wine coaster, (2) decanter labels, and a toddy ladle.

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $1,200 - $1,600

Description: WINE UTENSILS - Collection of (4) English Georgian Sterling Silver Wine Utensils, incl. wine coaster, (2) decanter labels, and a toddy ladle. Lot includes: A reticulated sterling wine coaster with grape vine motif, gadrooned top edge, and wooden base is hallmarked for London 1809 by silversmiths Rebecca Eames & Edward Barnard I, 2" high, 5 3/4" diam., good condition; (2) Engraved decanter labels on chains, one 'Port' (2" x 1 1/4") and the other 'Sherry' (2 1/8" x 1 1/4"), are hallmarked for London by silversmith Sandilands Drinkwater, circa 1740, .76 ozt tw, good condition; and a toddy ladle with oval silver bowl inset with George III coin dated 1787 and baleen twist handle, 14 1/2" long, small dents to bowl, chipped and reglued handle.

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BARTELOMEO PINELLI (Italy, 1771-1835) - A Collection of (21) Original Engravings from the (145) print set of Dante Inferno/Paradisio/Purgatorio folio, printed in Rome 1825-1826, signed in plate, each with caption, con...

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $1,000 - $1,500

Description: BARTELOMEO PINELLI (Italy, 1771-1835) - A Collection of (21) Original Engravings from the (145) print set of Dante Inferno/Paradisio/Purgatorio folio, printed in Rome 1825-1826, signed in plate, each with caption, consisting of: "Purgatory" frontis, I, II, IV, VI, VIII, XIII, IX, XIII, XX, XXVI; PLUS "Paradise" I, III, IV, IX, XI, XV, XXI, XXVI, XXIX, XXXI, XXXIII. 11" x 14" impression on 15 1/2" x 18 1/2" sheets of wove paper. Soiling to frontis, wormage to first three sheets, bends to last sheet.

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ARTHUR SHILSTONE (CT/NY, 1922 - ) -

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $2,000 - $3,000

Description: ARTHUR SHILSTONE (CT/NY, 1922 - ) - "Evening at Block Island", watercolor on Arches paper, signed lower right and marked 'Block Island', titled verso on Mystic Maritime Gallery of Mystic, CT label, also has J. Russell Jinishian Gallery of Fairfield, CT label. In gold molded frame, matted and glazed. OS: 23" x 34", SS: 14" x 25". Fine condition. Shilstone, who had a career as an illustrator for Life Magazine, National Geographic and others, is a sporting enthusiast, having done many fishing scenes late in life. During WWII, he was a member of the 603rd Camouflage Engineers, the 'Ghost Army', which used inflatables to decoy the Germans. From a private Owls Head, ME collection.

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PASTEL & LASER PRINT - CYNTHIA HYDE (Contemporary ME);

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $300 - $500

Description: PASTEL & LASER PRINT - CYNTHIA HYDE (Contemporary ME); "Blue Vista", 1996, pastel on paper, signed and titled verso and with Between the Muse Gallery of Rockland, Maine label, in pale grey wood box frame, matted and glazed, OS: 16 3/4" x 19 3/4", SS: 9 1/4" x 12 1/2"; ANN BRAGG (Contemporary ME); "Bulletin Board Shack", 1991, laser print on paper, 5/50, pencil signed, Gallery by the Sea of Port Clyde, Maine label verso, in oak stick frame, matted and glazed. OS: 21" x 17", SS: 14 1/2" x 10 1/2". Both are in fine condition. From a private Owls Head, ME collection.

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WATERCOLOR & PANORAMIC PHOTO - HARRISON COTTINGHAM (Contemporary ME);

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $300 - $400

Description: WATERCOLOR & PANORAMIC PHOTO - HARRISON COTTINGHAM (Contemporary ME); "Owls Head Light", watercolor on paper, signed lower left, Small Wonder Gallery of Camden, Maine label verso, in aluminum frame , matted and glazed, OS: 20 1/4" x 16 1/4", SS: 14 1/2" x 10 3/4"; NATHANIEL SALTONSTALL (Contemporary Rockland, ME); Color Panoramic Photo, initialed on mat, business card verso, in aluminum frame, with original shrinkwrap only, OS: 9 3/4" x 45", SS: 4 1/4" x 40". Both are in good condition. From a private Owls Head, ME collection.

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SAILOR MADE WHALEBONE WALKING STICK - 19th c

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $600 - $800

Description: SAILOR MADE WHALEBONE WALKING STICK - 19th c. Plain Tapered Shaft with mushroom knob in whale tooth, having a baleen divider, found in Maine, 32" long. Fine shrinkage cracks, nice age patina.

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(8) BLUE SPONGEWEAR PITCHERS - 19th c

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August 29, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $400 - $600

Description: (8) BLUE SPONGEWEAR PITCHERS - 19th c. New England Stoneware Milk Pitchers, with various styles of glaze application, all roughly 9" tall. Good condition.

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JAPANESE SCROLL - Five Crabs with Haiku Poem, ink on paper, laid to silk brocade scroll, signed, with inscription and three seals, SS: 44 1/2

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $800 - $1,200

Description: JAPANESE SCROLL - Five Crabs with Haiku Poem, ink on paper, laid to silk brocade scroll, signed, with inscription and three seals, SS: 44 1/2" x 13 3/4", OS: 71" x 18 1/2". Minor bends.

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JAPANESE SCROLL - Hotei Carrying Bundle While Crossing Stream, ink on paper, laid to silk brocade scroll, signed and with inscription and seal, SS: 48 1/2

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August 30, 2015, 11:00 AM EST

Thomaston, ME, USA

Estimated Price: $700 - $900

Description: JAPANESE SCROLL - Hotei Carrying Bundle While Crossing Stream, ink on paper, laid to silk brocade scroll, signed and with inscription and seal, SS: 48 1/2" x 16", OS: 84" x 21 1/2". Water stained at top.

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