Past Auctions 2005
Saturday October 22nd, 2005
Dartmouth Sportsplex, Wyse Rd. Dartmouth
at the MacDonald Bridge
Including items from the Estate of a former Lt. Governor, an old Annapolis Valley family and a south end Halifax Estate sold under instruction from Scotiatrust, the Estate collections of John Cook and Arthur Lloy
Doors Open - 8:30 am || Sale Starts - 10 am
Approx 700 lots.
New Photographs added October 13th
Paintings/Art work: Maud Lewis - deer in forest; Joseph Purcell - Schooner at sea, Dusan Kadlec - Humanity; KenTolmie - Service Station Dog, John Cook (6) incl Hacketts Cove, Prospect, La Have, Arthur Lloy (5) incl Hardwood in Morning, Snow in Trees, June Evening; Ross McCulloch, Joan Dewer, Tela Purcell, Felicity Graves ,3 Laurentian scenes by Eric Riordon, A.R.C.A., , 19th cent Cattle at Ford, o/c, Gordon Roache, Joe Sleep; William Borret, Chain Rock, M. Zwicker, Hannaford, George Morland o/c 20x 24 c 1820, misc European & English works of art. Prints by David Silverberg, Dusan Kadlec
Furniture: Federal games table c.1830, 1 drawer stand c.1840, Regency fainting couch c.1815, marble topped dressing table c.1870, marble topped parlour table c.1870, good mahogany secretary bookcase c.1890, Victorian sideboard c.1840, barrister's bookcases, pr. Sibley chairs in orig. paint, 5 Sibley chairs stripped, spinning wheel, c.1840, pine including corner cupboard, c.1860, pine 1 drawer table, pine harvest table, bird's eye maple pedestal desk (modern), 9-pce.Gibbard mahogany bedroom set
Glass & China: Two lots odf Spode Maritime Rose china, one lot 115 pces, the other 33 pces., Royal Crown Derby Imari pattern 33 pces., Dresden mask-form snuff box, Moorcroft vase, Charlotte Reid bowl, Rookwood vase, set of Waterford crystal, 1890's pitcher & basin set w. middle eastern scene, Roseville, 12 Lorenzen mushrooms, 2 Lorenzen bowls, misc. Parian ware figs., carnival glass plus misc. dish sets, china, porcelain, misc good crystal etc
Grandfather Clocks: Alex Troup, Aberdeen movement in Nova Scotia case, English grandfather clock in mahogany case c.1790, English clock by Lanfor, Keighley c 1790 in late oak case, old movement c.1790, later case; a miniature German grandfathers clocc with silvered dial c 1920
Nova Scotia Glass: Compotes incl. Crown & Starflower, Marquis of Lorne compotes, 4 Buttons & Bows Goblets, Grape & Vine cheese bell, Crown Spooner, Diamond Ray plate misc goblets etc.
Inuit & Aboriginal: Quill box c.1860, quilled wall box c 1880, 2 other quill boxes plus 14 misc. Inuit soapstone carvings, a stone cut "Acrobatic birds" by Lucy, Dorset 1970
Sterling: Julius Cornelius ladle c.1860, Julius Cornelius stuffing spoon c.1880, set of English sterling flatware, c.1850, misc. sterling smalls incl. cig cases, match boxes, dresser jars, waiter,salvers, sugar castors, 4 pce. sterling tea & coffee set
Books: Salmons Geogaphic Grammar 1760 complete w. maps, Titanic, set of Mark Twain ltd. ed. books, a great Carl Hagenbeck Circus program c.1890, the Lorenzen Mushroom book
Textiles: Grenfell mat, misc. hooked rugs, 3 room size orientals, 3 smaller - all Estate pieces, a late 19th cent Chinese silk piano shawl
Military: Pr. Nova Scotia Highlander name card holders c 1910, set of WWI & WWII service medals, misc. hat badges, pips, etc., Luftwaffe Short sword 1943 complete, Luftwaffe miniature daggger 1943,collection of WWII maps, Victorian officers sword
Jewellery: 1.25 ct. diamond set in white gold, 1/2 ct. princess cut solitaire ring, Rolex c.1950 in stainless case, Vict. sapphire bracelet, sapphire & diamond ring, 18k Yukon gold mine inspector's pin d. 1899, misc. antique jewellery
Miscellaneous: late 19th cent Barograph, MacAskill photos (4), Bradley & Hubbard oil lamps, misc. wooden ware including bowls, plough plane, cutlery trays, snow shoes, cloisonné, painted game board
New Photographs added October 13th
Watch for details on these upcoming auctions:
Monday, Nov. 7th and Saturday, November 26th
- Dartmouth Sportsplexh
Saturday, September 24th, 2005
Including South End Estates and two Estates being sold under instruction
from Scotia Trust, featuring a 2000 Cavalier, Royal Doultons, etc.
Dartmouth Sportsplex, Wyse Rd.
Dartmouth at the MacDonald Bridge
Doors Open – 8:30 am
Box lots & misc. - 9:20 am
Main Sale – 10:00 am
Approx 800 lots
|Furniture: Mahogany corner cabinet, secretary roll top bookcase, c.1890, Chippendale style 7-pce. mahogany dining room set, cherry wood bar unit, Chippendale style mahogany dressers, bureaus, tea wagons, misc. dressers, misc. recliners, hideabeds, bedroom sets, etc.
Glass & China: Royal Albert Country Rose place settings for 10, Royal Doulton Plymouth pattern dinnerware, Scotch ware Bird of Paradise pattern, Royal Albert Tranquility pattern set, Baccarat frog, misc. Wedgwood, Carnival glass, misc. crystal, large quanity of misc. tea cups and saucers including Shelley, etc.
Royal Doulton Figurines: 60 Royal DoulonsLady Betty, misc. animals, corgis, spaniels, bull dogs, etc., Silk Ribbons HN2017, Wayfarer HN2362, Lady Charmian HN1949, Rag Doll Seller HN2949, Diana HN2468, Nanette HN2379, Hazel HN3167, Lydia HN1908, Bedtime Story HN2059, Pretty Polly HN2768, Embroidering HN2855, Song of Sea HN2729, Sea Harvest HN2257, Bulldog HN1049, Spaniel HN1099, Milkmaid HN2057, plus various toby jugs.
See HERE for listing of figurines
Misc. Hummels: Girl on Fence, Playmates, Goose Girl, Umbrella Boy, Girl with Bunny, Girl with Basket, Madonnas, Lladros: Girl with Guitar, Girl with Candle, Girl with Ballerina, Girl Praying, Spanish Dancer, etc.
Gold Coins/Misc. Coins: 1868 Sydney Mint sovereign, 1891 American 2 1/2 dollar gold piece, 1880 U.S $5 gold piece, 1880 British 1/2 sovereign, 1976 Olympic 24kt gold judo stamp, 24kt. gold 1976 Olympic stamp, 1906 1/2 sovereign 1899 U.S $5, 1900, 1908 1/2 sovereign, 1993 1 ozs. Canadian $50 gold, 1978 Kruger Rand
Miscellaneous: MacAskill photos (10), misc. pocket watches, qty. of costume jewellery, Hardy fishing reel and flies, misc. shadow box frames
CLICK HERE FOR SEPTEMBER 24th DOULTON FIGURINE LISTING
10th ANNUAL POST-CHESTER AUCTION
Saturday, August 20th
including items from three South End Estates and a Senator's Estate, featuring a large lot of interesting smalls including Lorenzen, featuring Lorenzen mushrooms & Lorenzen pottery
Dartmouth Sportsplex, Wyse Rd. Dartmouth at the MacDonald Bridge
Viewing 8:30 am Misc and box lots 9:30 am Main Sale 10:00 am
Approx 700 lots
Furniture: NS dropleaf table c.1810, walnut parlour table c.1850, NS one drawer stand c.1835, tapestry back armchair c.1845, 2 pairs of carved back chairs c.1850, pr. Wm. IV side chairs, piano stool, 2 sets of stacking bookcases, Victorian mirrors, carved gent's chair, Sheraton style side table, gate legged table, French (modern) Empire style bedroom suite, mahogany candlestands, pine harvest table (small), etc.
Glass/China: Gallé type vase, misc. small Lalique, Masons Pink Vista, 15 lots Lorenzen pottery, nine Lorenzen mushrooms, misc. Royal Winton, Nippon tea set, Royal Worcester Gold Chantilly dinnerware, Susie Cooper, bride's baskets, pr. girandoles, misc. blue & white dishware, Foley vase, Webb & Corbett Georgian crystal,, Beswick tea pot, misc. cranberry, Royal Doulton tobies, Spode Buttercup, Wedgwood, Fiesta ware, Jadeite, Limoges, misc. cornflower, misc. perfume bottles, NS redware, qty. bone china tea cups & saucers incl. Shelley, Royal Crown Derby, etc.
Paintings/Pictures: 2 Arthur Lloys, Rosalie Bishop, Fred Nicholas (6), misc. 19 th and early 20 th cent. paintings, three Louvre approved copies of Impressionist paintings incl. Renoir, Monet, MacAskills (5)
Toys : Simmon & Halbey doll, 1930's crane, 1940's metal airplane, 2 Lionel train sets, misc. boxed games, metal toys, etc.
Miscellaneous: Variety of sterling items incl. flatware, small items, gingerbread clock, 10 misc. oriental rugs Folk Art/Country: Steve Laurie - Tribute to Picasso, folk art table, folk art flower, misc. folk art fish, sheep paintings, carved gilded station of cross plaque c.1890, six fishing creels, wall shelf & wall pocket, misc. wooden bowls, flying goose, misc. baskets, misc. wooden ware, etc., carved wooden chair
Saturday, Sept. 24 th - 2 Estates - incl. Royal Doultons - Sportsplex
Monday eve., Oct. 3 rd - Sportsplex
Saturday, Oct. 22 nd - including good paintings - Sportsplex
14th Annual Chester Auction
Saturday, July 30th, and
Sunday, July 31st, 2005
Chester Arena, Pigs loop Road,
Chester, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Viewing 8:30 am Main Sale 10:00 am
Saturday, July 30th - Lots 1 to 399
Sunday, July 31st - Lots 400 to 800
There will be an auction of hooked mats,
quilts, and textiles (approximately 90 lots)
Sunday, July 31st at 9:30 AM
Saturday, April 30th 2005
Dartmouth Sportsplex, Wyse Rd. Dartmouth at the MacDonald Bridge
Including the Estate of Mrs. Marjorie June Jarvis of Fairmount
Featuring 114 Royal Doulton Figurines & Gibbards furniture
plus a collection of advertising signs
Approximately 600 Lots
List of Doultons
List of Advertising Items
Furniture: 10-pce. Gibbards mahogany dining room set, Loyalist grandfather clock, Gibbard 4-pce. walnut bedroom suite, matching Gibbard king size walnut headboard with box spring & mattress, Victorian style lady's chair, Victorian style gentleman's chair, harp base side table, mahogany fire bench, mahogany drum table, corner whatnot stand, Victorian style love seat, deacon's bench, good mahogany tea wagon, Mahogany coffee table by Wilfred Boutilier, etc.
Glass & China: Royal Albert Old Country Rose dinnerware set for 8, approx. 120 pces., Royal Coppice dinnerware set for 8, pr. crystal girandoles w. cranberry glass shades, Adderley Nova Scotia tartan tea set, chintz plate, misc. pinwheel crystal, ruby glass, 2 lge. Lorenzen mushrooms
Royal Doulton Figurines: (127 incl. some ltd. editions - complete list on line) Flower Seller's Children HN1342, Mask Seller HN2103, Omar Khayyam HN2247, Silk & Ribbons HN2017, The Potter HN1493, Punch & Judy Man HN2765, The Jovial Monk HN2144, Christmas Parcels HN2851, Pied Piper HN2102, The Skater HN2117, The China Repairer HN2943, Dachshund HN1128, Pekinese HN1012, Bluebeard HN2105, Isadora HN2938 plus limited editions Sir Thomas 7/500 HN2370, Sir Ralph 7/500 HN2371, Sir Edward 7/500 HN2372, Queen Mum HN2882, Spinning HN2390, HRH The Prince of Wales HN2884, HRH The Princess of Wales HN2887, etc. Hummel/Goebel Figurines: Umbrella Girl & Boy 6", Latest News, Ride into Christmas, The Skier. Beswick Figurines: Lge. Clydesdale horse, donkey, foal plus others. Swarovski Figurines: Tulip candlesticks, bear, mouse, bird bath. A complete list of Doultons can be found here.
Advertising: (150 lots - complete list on line) Push Bars incl. King Cole tea, Coca Cola, Sussex Ginger Ale, Hires Root Beer, Salada Tea; Signs incl. Coca Cola, King Cole Tea, Red Rose Tea, Union Fire Insurance, Coca Cola sign by American Artwork 1937, early Red Rose tea sign. Automobile related: Quaker State motor oil, Velco Motor Oil, Goodyear Fan Belt Rack, Irving Tire Rack, Goodrich Tires, Mobil Oil sign, 1920-1922 N.S. license plate. Tobacco Tins: Forest & Stream, Dill's Best, Big Ben, Kentucky Club. Star Ale thermometer, Seven Up thermometer, Rexall Drug thermometer, misc. stencilled tea box ends, Coke trays, Coke cooler, Coke rulers, miniature Biltmore hat. A complete list of Advertising items can be found here.
Art Work: Dusan Kadlec ltd. ed. prints; "Market Day Cheapside", "Halifax from Citadel Hill; Robert Bateman ltd. ed. print "Wolf", Gordon Roache oil on board "Freighter & Tug in Halifax Harbour", landscape by E. Horton c.1900, oil on board, misc. oils on board, oils on canvas, still life paintings of flowers, etc.
Jewellery/Silver: 2 lady's gold and diamond rings, approx. 25 pts each, qty. costume jewellery, 2 sterling & 3 Regency Plate ring boxes, silver plate tea set
Upcoming sales: Saturday, June 4th
Dartmouth Sportsplex including a collection of 125 Lorenzen mushrooms will be offered plus regular furniture, pictures, etc.
MONDAY EVENING AUCTION
Monday, April 18th 2005
Dartmouth Sportsplex, Wyse Rd. Dartmouth at the MacDonald Bridge
including the Estate of Mrs. D. Des Barres
Featuring a collection of books plus furniture,
misc. glass, china, paintings, etc.
Click here for a list of books offered at this sale
Saturday, April 2nd 2005
Including a Halifax, Atlantic St. Estate, a Summer Gardens Condo
and a Bedford Estate, a collection of trains, dolls & toys
and a 2001 JEEP TJ
Approximately 600 Lots
Furniture: Games table c.1880, oak Arts & Crafts desk, set of stacking bookcases, misc. small mahogany & hard wood tables, hideabed, 3 Sibley chairs, Malcolm Andrews Sheraton style mahogany dining room suite, excellent condition, shell inlaid Malcolm Andrews bedroom suite, Duncan Phyfe style sofa, love seat and matching armchair, good tea wagon
Glass/China: Worcester, Delecta pattern bone china dinnerware set, Royal Crown Derby pitcher, 3 Shelley tea cups and saucers, Shelley cake plate & 4 side plates, Royal Crown Derby set with flowers, Foley china dish set, 2 Royal Worcester covered veg dishes, lge. Roseville vase, N.S. glass pitcher, Royal Winton, hoosier jars, Beswick duck & pheasant, Lorenzen flambé bowl, Colclough tea set, etc.
Royal Doulton Figurines: Sunday Morning HN2184, Peggy HN2038, Corgi, Belle o' the Ball HN1997, Mr. Pecksniff HN2098
Sterling: Pair of Queen Anne style sterling candlesticks 1896, set of Birks sterling flatware for 12, Louis XV pattern, approx. 64 pces, sterling card case, cream, sugar, etc.
Toys: Lehman #425 clown & donkey, Dinkies: Guy van # 917 in box, Foden flat truck in box, Auro Arrow (damaged), misc. sports cars & military dinkies, International cast metal tractors, Hubley Bell telephone truck, Lincoln flat car carrier, Texas Ranger holster set, German steam engine, Space gun w. original box, lunch boxes-Batman & Robin 1966, Roy Rogers & Dale Evans, Mickey Mouse, Planet of the Apes, 17 lots misc. comics, various little big books, a selection of hockey games 1920's through 1980's
Trains : Baby Ruth box car, American Flyer hand car, Bing train station, American Flyer train set in orig. boxes, Triang train set in orig. boxes, misc. engines & accessories, Hornby train station.
Dolls & Misc . Flora Dora doll, Reliable black doll, 1930's Art Deco Globe doll, Eeyore stuffed toy, doll's stroller, Donald Duck. Misc. toy, doll and train items (approx. 120 lots)
Quill Boxes : Rectangular quill box c.1860, two round quill boxes c.1900, oval quill box, 10 lots of quill work, some quill loss
Miscellaneous : Pr. of penguin bookends, Japanese bronze tea pot, Chinese bronze footed vessel, 1955 N.S. Yacht Squadron race plaque, Old Scotch Whisky jug, 4-sided Canada Dry sign, lge. lot cabinet photos, 35 mm camera accessories, Pinguino portable air conditioner, Sony 20" colour TV, etc.
An Estate 2001 JEEP TJ - Mint condition - 54,000 kms. To be sold subject to reserve
Saturday, March 12th 2005
including the Estate of Marion Webster, St. Margaret's Bay,
an Estate vehicle and an antique bottle collection
Approx 700 lots
Furniture: Knechtel walnut 7-piece dining room set, mahogany pedestal desk, Scandinavian teak tea trolley, Art Deco style cabinet, misc. hand painted cabinets, sideboards, bookcases, coffee tables, cabinets, shelving units, etc., 2 Colonial style 3-piece maple bedroom suites, red topped chrome set.
Bottle Collection: Approx. 100 lots. Ginger beer bottles incl. Dolan Saint John 1911, Patrick McAllister, Sussex Old English, Wilson & Sullivan, Donovan's, Bigelow, Roue, etc. Soda bottles incl. John Nash, James Roue - several variations & sizes, Felix J. Quinn, Amherst mineral, Whelan & Ferguson, Standard Soda Yarmouth, etc; Dairy - Morash Woodlawn Dairy, Lakeview, Walker Dairy, Army & Navy, Farmers, Johnsons & Maple Leaf, Jordan Westmount, Yarmouth ice cream, Nova, MacKenzie, etc.
Glass/China: Moorcroft bowl, Wedgwood embossed Queensware luncheon set, 6 Lorenzen mushrooms, Royal Doulton figures incl. Bridget HN2070, Lady Charmian HN1948, Biddy Penny Farthing HN1843, 2 Hummel figurines. Bone china tea cups & saucers, misc. crystal, misc. Wade tea figures incl. set of nursery rhyme, small Lalique perfume bottle, misc. Carnival glass, misc. Depression glass, sgd. Wavecrest covered dish, Shelley cup & saucer, Swarovski crystal figures.
Paintings: John Cook (4) - Mysterious Island, The Deserted Farm, Autumn Falls 16" x 24", quantity of watercolours & pictures
MacAskills: Dartmouth Locks, Ship O'Dreams, Lake Ainsley, Cape Smokey, Saga of the Sea, Summer Sailing, Sambro, Northwest Arm
Oriental Rugs & Carpets: Selection of hand knotted rugs from small rugs to room size carpets (approx. 20)
Miscellaneous : 1908 # 23 N.S. license plate, assortment of cane fishing rods - early 20 th century, Inuit carving, electronic adjustable bed, Paragon High Fire kiln, misc. black & white military photographs, etc.
CAR SALE: 1993 Caprice Classic - 105,000 kms., good condition
Click here for the bottle listing
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 27TH
...including Halifax and Waverley Estates featuring a grandfather clock, c.1780
Approx 500 lots
Click here to see a larger image of
the Grandfather clock
Furniture: Gentleman's armchair, c.1850 lady's armchair, c.1850, D-end table c.1845, grandfather clock by Parkinson, Edinburgh c.1795, misc. vintage furniture including mahogany Duncan Phyfe table, harp back chairs, misc. new furniture including three Italian leather armchairs, matching small sofas, carved cupboard, wardrobes, benches, painted furniture, tables, etc., oak-cased Sessions shelf clock, rosewood-cased Gilbert ship's clock
Royal Doultons: Fair Maiden HN2211, Pensive Moments HN2704, The Bride HN2166, The Bridesmaid HN2196, Heather HN2956, Sunday Best HN2698, August HN3165, My Love HN2339, Linda HN2106, Julia HN2705, approx. 21 in total plus 8 Dickens characters
Glass/China: Poole pottery plate, Royal Albert Enchantment dishes, Wedgwood bowl, German Art Nouveau coffee set, Royal Winton lettuce bowl, Royal Albert Constance dish set, misc. cornflower, crystal, etc., McCoy turtle bowl, pink Depression glass, set of Spode dishes, Carnival glass, Noritake, 2 Shelley demi tasse, misc. cups and saucers, N.S. glass Queen Victorian plate, retro china, 4 Royal Worcester figurines, 3 Lorenzen mushrooms, 4 Lalaigue small figurines, 3 Misc, small Royal Worchester vases ,pitchers, 6 Royal Copenhagen figurines,an orrefrs paperweight, Baccarat frog, etc.
Oriental Rugs & Carpets: Approx. 30 new hand knotted rugs from small rugs to room size carpets
Toys and Dolls: American Flyer # 293 engine with pullman cars, misc. other cars with track, misc. accessory pieces, American Flyer hand cart, misc. Dinkies, large Armand Marseille doll's head with blue eyes, misc. bisque china heads, bodies, Nippon bisque headed doll, Munro wooden hockey game, 1953 Red Ryder BB gun, etc.
Miscellaneous: Mahogany early quill box c.1860, beadwork pocket c.1820, R.N.S.Y.S. "Yacht Typhoon" cup and saucer, CN Steamship's silver plate pitcher, WWII gas mask, WWII metal detector, variety of small ship's lantern, Georg Jensen letter opener, 2 postcard albums c.1900, Tiffany sterling pill box c.1890, 2 cabinet photos of Queen Victoria and the Prince of Wales, log cabin quilt c.1940, James Imray map of St. Lawrence River, Cape Breton Giant booklet, misc. military pins, 1922/1928 Good Year hockey awards, misc. cameras, metal and glass frame showcase counter 1964, Twist and Shout album, WW II vintage bubble sextant, 4 W.W.II vintage bayonets, Box of mint Naval Buttons on original cards, misc. coins
Jewellery: String of pearls, 10kt gold chain bracelet, Waltham pocket watch, misc. costume jewellery, 10kt gold cufflinks, 19th century watch fob and chain, suite of lady's pearl jewellery - necklace, bracelet, earrings, etc.
Saturday, January 22nd, 2005
Approx 800 lots
Vintage & Antique Furniture: Arts & Crafts oak sideboard with stained glass doors, Morris chair, c.1910, set of 8 ribbon back Chippendale chairs with two arms, Sheraton style breakfront china cabinet, Wm.IV gentleman's chair, lady's chair c.1850, small oak sideboard c.1880, hall stand c.1890, mahogany serpentine fronted dropfront desk, mahogany frame china cabinet c.1930, misc. open shelf bookcases, misc. easy and arm chairs, misc. mahogany tea tables, pine furniture, Gibbards mahogany bedroom suite, pr. side stands with marble tops, Scandinavian teak sideboard, china cabinet, 6 teak chairs and dining table. New Furniture: Italian leather sofas, chairs and ottomans, misc. carved cupboards, wardrobes, cabinets and tables, (approx. 35 lots of new furniture in all)
Click here to see a larger image of the Kadlec
Royal Doultons/Hummels: Apple Tree Boy 6" full bee, Autumn Breezes, HN1934, Gail HN2397, Top o' the Hill HN1834, Helen HN3601, Lydia HN1908, Home Again HN3167, Picnic HN2308, Penny HN2424, Valerie HN2107
Glass/China: Poole plate, misc. Limoges, Royal Albert Enchantment pattern part tea set, Susie Cooper covered bowl, Carnival glass, Royal Albert Centennial Rose, Noritake tea set, misc. Shelley, lge. qty. of crystal, misc. Wedgwood, Waterford, Minton, Royal Doulton, Royal Winton, etc.
Oriental Rugs & Carpets: Approx. 30 hand knotted rugs from small rugs to room size carpets, excellent condition
Miscellaneous: Two single Sealy Posturepedic mattresses and box springs, seven misc. bookcases, mink & rabbit fur coat, two sets good drapes, apt. size fridge in new condition, misc. 1940's globe on stand, advertising items - Craven A, Coke (black), 5ft. two sided coke stand 1940's, misc. toys, etc., qty. books late 19th/early 20th century