Gray Estate “Real Antiques” Live & Simulcast Auction




“Real Antiques”

Live & Simulcast Auction

11:01 AM Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018

Leslie Event Center,

169 South Main, Leslie, MI 49251 

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Early American Furniture & Smalls * Clocks *Early Lighting Collection * Chinese Armorial Porcelain * Signed Blue Mark Pottery  * Signed Handel Floor Lamp * Durand & Tiffany Pieces * Early Pewter * Antiques Duck Decoys * Jelly Molds * Antique Toy Furniture And Tableware *   Philadelphia Arm Chair * Penn Franklin Cast Iron Stove * Feather Painted Blanket Chests * Early Radio Speakers * Chinese Export Pieces  *  Early Paintings *  Chinese Ox Blood Vases * Butter Churns & Molds * Early Windsor Chairs * Rainbow Spatter-Ware Platter * Gaming Wheel * Primitives * Staffordshire  Animals * Tilt-Top Tavern Table * Antique Flare-Gun *  Candle Molds * Detailed Lists and Promo Photos below.

ANTIQUE FURNITURE:  Arm Chair, Queen Anne, Phil., C. 1740-1760; Amer., William & Mary, Windsor Arm Chair; 2 Late 18th C., Bow Back Windsor Arm Chair, Amer.;  Maple, Shaker Elder Style, Arm Chair, Amer, NE; English Chippendale Style Fraternal Masters Chair;  American Hepplewhite  Work Table, NE, Circa 1750 -1810; County Hepplewhite Work Table Amer., Mid-19th C.; Tilt-Top Tavern Table, Amer., NE. C. Mid-Late 18th C.; Chippendale, Tilt Top Table, Am., Lancaster, County, Pa,; Blanket Chest, Am., Pa, C. 1820-1840; Blanket Chest, Amer., C 1845-1860; Drop Leaf Table, Queen Anne, Mass., C. 1730-50; Corner Étagère, Am., Native Am. Theme, C. 1870-1890;  Occasional Table, Marquetry, Italian, Mid-19th Century; Screen, 4 Panel, Asia, Painted Scenes, Mid-19th C.; Commode, Painted, Louis Xv-Style, Poss. French; Candle Screen, Vic., Mid-Late 19th Century; Ceremonial Table, Asian,  Red Lacquer C. 19th Century; Sideboard, Hepplewhite, Amer, NE, Circa. 1790-1820; Chest Of Drawers, Chippendale, Amer., Boston; Chest on Chest, Country Chippendale, American;  Blanket Chest, Amer., NE, 2 Quarter 19th C.; Table, Drop Leaf, Hepplewhite, American; Card Table, Hepplewhite, Amer. C. 1790-1820; Lowboy, Queen Anne, English, C. 1720-1750; Oak Tavern Table, William &  Mary, Poss. English;  Hutch Top, Country Chippendale, Amer., Early 19th C Umbrella/Cane Stand, Deco Style; Piano/Organ Stool; Victorian Era Type Canterbury Style Magazine Stand.

CHINESE EXPORT:  2 – Oxblood Vases; Armorial Porcelain, Dishes, Set  8; Armorial Porcelain, Tureen; Armorial Porcelain Covered Vegetable; Armorial Porcelain Punch Bowl;  Canton Blue & White Porcelain Pieces incl. Dishes, Platter, Covered Vegetable Dish, Small Platter, Wall Pockets, Bowl/Wooden Stand;  Oval Deep Vegetable Dish; Chinese export porcelain “Thirteen Factories Of Guangzoue;  Porcelain Parrot Figure; Urn;  Punch Bowl; Vases; Porcelain Cider Pot.  

LIGHTING:  HANDEL Bronze Floor Lamp, Green Mosserine Shade Signed; Signed Durand Vase Lamp; Rainaud Panel Glass Table Lamp, Early 20th Century; 6 Betty Lamps; 3 Reed Lamps; 19th Century Adj. Wooden Candle Stand;  2 Pewter Oil Lamp Sticks;  3 Early American Sperm Whale Oil Lamps;  Tin Wall Sconces;  Candle  & Mirrored Sconces;  Hanging Bell Jar Candle Lamp;  2 Primitive Tin & Glass Whale Oil Lanterns; Nautical Marine Corner Lantern w/Blue Glass; F.H. Lovell Marine Lantern; Early 20th Century, Canton Lamp; Blue Celadon Ginger Jar Lamp; Large Tiffany Style, Dragon Fly Lamp; Vintage Crystal Chandelier, Circa 1930’s; Art Noveau,  Combo Oil & Candle Chandelier;  Antique Belle Epoque Hand Enameled Hanging Shades;  Arts & Crafts Brass & Slag Glass, Hanging Oil Lamp.

FRAMED ART – PAINTINGS & PRINTS:  European Lg. Oil Portrait of Gentleman;  2 -Oil On Canvas, Rose Nesbitt, of Kalamazoo, Mi, (Young & Older); Mid 19th Century, Small Oil of Girl; Water Color of Girl & Doll;  Still Life Oil on Canvas, Early To Mid 19th Century;  Still Life Oil on  Board, Mid 19th Century; Wax Miniature of Prince Charles Of England, C. 1732;  3 Waxed Pictures, Circa 1750-1780; Framed Female Miniatures, Circa 1750-1780; Pair of Miniatures Husband & Wife,  C. 1800-1820;  Pair McKesson & Robbins Tin Litho’s Circa 1884; Croix De Guerre, (Cross Of War);  Litho Surrender Of Admiral Cervera, Circa 1898.

CLOCKS :  Herschede, Alexander Hamilton #120 Hall Clock;  Ansonia Crystal Palace Dome Clock No. 1; Howard Miller, Grand Father Clock #618-415; Gustav Becker 400 Day Anniversary Clock, Seth Thomas, French Style Cast Metal Alarm Clock; Schatz  Anniversary Clock; Seth Thomas, Steeple Clock, Circa 1880.

SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS:  Chelsea Clock Co., Marine Barometer, Boston; 19th Century, English Wheel Barometer; A. Comitti & Son English Barometer, & Thermometer;  BC Limited & Co #4769, Telescope Sig. Mk VI, Maritime Nautical Brass Spyglass, Vintage Sokkisha No. 10370 Surveyors Transit; Vintage Student Microscope W/Brass Appointments; Rare, Queen & Co., Philadelphia Microscope; Antique Brass Field Microscope In Wooden Case;  Vintage Eye Exam Kit In Box, Circa 1912;  Bosch & Lomb Scientific Microscope.

RADIO SPEAKERS: Deluxe Table Model Dictogrand Radio Roll Speaker; Victor – Lumiere Loud Speaker #1, Serial #32568; Western Elect. 10-D Loud Speaking Telephone Outfit.

ELEGANT: Sterling Silver, Wallace “Grande Baroque”  22pc.; Pair Large Elegant Triple Candelabra;   Victorian Ornate Silver Plate Water Server; Ladies Toiletry Box, Circa 1890; 2 Coin Silver Ladles; Alfred Dunhill Lighter.  

STONEWARE:   Julius Norton 2 Gal Ovoid Jug,   T. Crafts. & . Co, Nashua  2 Gal Bulbous Jug;  Ovoid  2gal Jug, Blue Mark;  , 1,2, 3 & 6 Gal Blue Mark Crocks;  6gal Blue Mark, Butter Churn;  Signed Goodwin & Webster Crock 3 Gal.;  Brown Stoneware, 10 Gal Water Cooler; German Woodard Jug; 4 Gal. Glazed Earthenware Wine Cooler; Large Yellow Glazed Terra Cotta Mixing Bowl;  3 – Sgraffito Red Ware Plate;  Set 3 Rockingham Ware Bowls; Rockingham Ware Pitcher; Stoneware Marble w/Blue Sponge Decoration;  3 Graduated Sleepy Eye Pitchers; Old Sleepy Eye Butter Crock; Chinese Crock Stoneware, Stenciled Design 4gal.  

PORCELAIN & POTTERY: Spatterware Rainbow Platter; Majolica Basket Weave Tray & Compote; Majolica Pitcher Corn Cob Motif;  3 Doulton Burselm Stoneware Whiskey Bottles; 2 Indian Pottery pcs.; Early Wedgewood Jasperware Pitcher; Pair Vase Royal Bonn Franz Anton Milham;  Porcelain Bowl Late 18th – 19th Century; Delft Earthen Ware Plate With Blue & White Floral Motif; Large Vegetable Dish, Glazed Earthenware; English Romantic Staffordshire Wash Basin & Welled Platter;  Flow Blue Berry Set, plates, platter, Cups & Saucers.

GAUDY DUTCH & WELSH:  Covered Vegetable Dish;  9 Urn Theme Plates;  4 Pitchers;  6 Gaudy Dutch Dishes.  

GLASS: Victorian Hand Blown Uranium Glass Epergne’; Louis Comfort Tiffany, Signed Bowl & Under Plate; Ruby Glass & Cranberry Glass Decanters; Lalique Signed, Set/8 Champagne Glasses,  Bacchus & Bacchante;  Steuben,  Glass Set of 10 Goblets; 26 Pc Glasses, Cambridge Diane; Stiegel Type Flask, Hand Blown & Painted; Victorian Sugar Shakers; Victorian Pigeon Glass Salt & Pepper Shakers.

DECORATIVE ARTS:  Music Box, Cylinder, Swiss, Late 19th C.; Antique Ebonite Étagère Meissen Type Shelf;  Circa 1900 Patriotic, Tooled Copper Store Mirror; 18th Century Style Neo Classical Mirror Small Chippendale Mirror; Circa 1920’s Hand-Hooked Decorator Rug;  Victorian Japanned, Tole Painted, Tin Coal Scuttle; Vintage Sampler, Roses & Bird Dated 1863; Carved Eagle, Circa 1800, French or English;  3 King Charles Spaniels Door Stops Staffordshire;  Covered Dish Duck, Russian Late 19th Early 20th Cent.;  2 Staffordshire Mantel Ornaments Circa 1860-1880; Birds Eye Maple Lap Desk; English Domed Cherrywood Tea Caddy; 18th Century Pear Shaped Wooden Tea Caddy, Eng.; Shaving Stand, Sheraton, Amer., C. 1810-1830; 19th Century English Leather Bonnet Box; Chinese Red Lacquer Box W/Brass Appointments;  Georgian Marquetry Silverware Box.  

PRIMITIVES:  Large, Heavy Copper Pot, Iron Handles;  2 Staved Wooden Buckets W/ Lids; Wooden Cheese Box; Staved Pine Butter Churn;  Hand Carved Wooden Dough Trough Bowl;  Folk Art Fire Screen;  Primitive Cranberry Picker, Original Red Paint; Carriage Foot Warmer Circa Late 1800’s ;  Wooden Egg Crate; Wooden Basket; Antique Candle Molds 2 Pc; Grain Painted Tin Lock Box, Early 20th Century; Hand Forged Brass Footman, Circa 1800-1825; Primitive Hand Carved Table, Possibly Logging Camp ( Depicts Lynching and River Pig Logger);  

EARLY KITCHEN & DINING: 18th Century Pewter Pcs. Incl. Graduated Gill Measures, Tankards,  Funnels & Spoons; 4 Butter Molds;  Jelly Molds; Baking Molds; 7 Copper Molds;  Holiday & Animal Chocolate Molds; Ice Cream Mold; Tin Cookie Cutters & Molds; Copper Sauce Pan; Early American Brass Trivet Circa 1780-1810; Enterprise Mfg. Table Top Coffee Mill, C.1870’s;

ANTIQUE & VINTAGE CHILDREN’S THINGS:  Hobby Horse Circa 1942, Detroit, Mi; Miniature, Step Back Cupboard, Circa 19th Century; Miniature 19th Cent. Blanket Chest, Hand Dove Tailed; Miniature Walnut Empire Side Board, 19th Century, Salesman Sample; Primitive Mini Drop Leaf Table; Wooden Wheel Wagon, Refinished; German Wooden Sled w/ Metal Runners;  Wooden Clipper Sled W/Metal Runners; Lightning Guider Steerable Sled;  Children’s Mini Tea Sets; Miniature Tin Toy Lot;  

QUILTS & COVERLET:  Antique Blue & White Woven 2 PC. Wool Coverlet; Hand Made Quilts incl. Star Pattern Memory, Floral, Green, Red, White; T Quilt, Red & White; Geometric, Red, Green, White; Star Quilts.  

WOODEN DECOYS:  Pigeon Decoy; Original Paint Shore Bird; Large Swan; Richard Morgan  Blue Heron;  2 – 1920’s Mason  Duck Decoys, Detroit, MI;  Herb Burgess Blue Bill:  Molded Composition Duck: Mallard Hen, Duck, Pre 1900’s Duck, Unmarked Original Paint & Glass Eye.

BLACKSMITH MADE, ARCHITECTURAL & CAST IRON:  Penn Franklin Cast Iron Wood Stove, Circa 1880’s; Early American Cast Hessian Soldiers Andirons; Victorian Cast Iron Garden Urn W/Pedestal; 18th Century Style, Brass Andirons, Circa 1920’s; Large Early Hand Wrought Andirons;  2  Pr. Hand Forged Barn Door Hinges; Miniature Irons & Trivets;  Hand Wrought  Iron Kitchen Tools, Metal Hooks;   Pineapple Tin Finial; Cast Masonry Anchor Stars & 8 Shutter Dogs.

MODEL AIRPLANES & BOATS:  Very large Vintage Model Sopwith Camel Fighter Plane; Vintage Model Of The Dixie II, Winner Of 1908 Harmsworth;  Water Bi-Plane;  Wooden Airplanes;  Tin Airplanes;  Large Wooden  Row Boat;  Wooden Steamboat; Sail Boats.  

BOOKS: 1864-65 History Of Civil War In The U.S.A, 3 Volume Set;  1912 Bound Community Tribune, Cinn., Oh, ( 2); Waverly Novels, By Sir Walter Scott, 4 Volumes; 1832 American Almanac & Repository of Useful Knowledge; 1758 -1st Ed. Book of Sermons By Immanuel Gottlob Brastberger, (German).  

EXTRA! EXTRA!   German Karl Griesbaum Bird Cage Music Box;  National, Candy Store,  Brass Cash Register; Blind Justice Hollow Cast Bronze Sculpture; Black Americana,  Folk Art Butler Ash Tray; Standard Oil, Mica Axel Grease Galvanized Bucket;  Troides Brookiana Butterflies Display; Bees Wax Candles; 2 Victorian Wood Carvings; Vintage Display Case W/Folk Art Apple Faced Dolls;  Sydney Brass Flare Gun/Signal Pistol MKIII  CSR; Antique Belsnickel, German, Candy Container; Nesbitt’s Orange Soda Bottle Cap Sign C. 1950’s; Vintage Polo Club Beverages Metal Sign;  Leather Fire Bucket, Circa 19th Century;  General Store Candy Balance Scale; Vintage MonteCarlo 5 In One Game Table w/ Spinner; Wooden Number Wheel, Early 20th Century; Casino Type Cee-Lo Gambling Game Dice Scrambler;  Victorian Baby Buggy; Vintage  General Store Counter Display Case.  

TERMS: Cash Preferred; Negotiable Check or CC. (No AMEX) 20% buyer’s premium (3% Discount for Cash on site). Absentee Bids accepted up to 18 hours prior to auction with CC guarantee. Payment and removal on day of sale unless shipped. Pick-up on Monday Feb. 29th, 2018. Neither owners; trustees nor estate auction firm responsible for accidents nor items once sold. Everything is sold AS IS, WHERE IS with no guarantee of any kind. All Sales Final! Food on site.
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Bob & Sheila Howe, Brad Stoecker – Auctioneers



Audrey N. Gray Estate Sale



70 year Collection in 3 DAYS

1442 Prospect Hill, Kalamazoo, MI 49006

9:01 AM, Friday, Saturday, Sept. 1st & 2nd. & 10:01 AM Sept. 3rd, 2017




IMPORTANT NOTE: Ms. Gray, from a noted Kalamazoo family, collected “Real Antiques” during most of her lifetime.  Everything in this sale was in her home and not a single piece has been added. (As a matter of fact, some items were removed for an important auction in the fall.) Parking is extremely limited and the driveway is blocked off except for walking traffic and permitted loading.  We intend to have some golf carts available for the most needy and the return to cars with purchases. Expect waits and be patient please. (The wait will be worth it.)  

ANTIQUE FURNITURE:  Sheraton C. 1820’s  3-Drawer Chest; Mahogany & Cherry 3 Part Banquet Table C. 1800-1810;  Circa 1770’s Pennsylvania Maple Ladder Back Chair; Set of 6 Chippendale Dining Chairs; Chippendale Damask Upholstered Down Filled Camel Back Sofa; Small Sized Wooden Bakers Rack; Hepplewhite Stand; Mahogany Glass Door Bookcase;  1930s 11-Drawer Mahogany Chest on Chest Tall Boy w/Turned Flame Finials & Original Brass; Miniature Marble Topped Dresser; Chinese Elmwood Table c. 1860s; Pair of Carved Victorian Chairs w/Needlepoint Seats; Queen Anne Corner Chair; Dose & Sons Grand Piano; 4 Drawer Cherry Dresser; Crewel Upholstered Chippendale Chairs; Cherry Hanging Corner Cupboard; Set of 4 20th Century Windsor Chairs; Bent Wood Spindle High Chair; Stick and Ball Faux Bamboo Chair w/Cane Seat; School Master Desk; School Desks; Old Rockers; Tea Cart; Plank Bottom Arrow Back Chair; Rope Trundle Bed; 8’ Red Painted Bench; Oval Drop Leaf Pine Table; Spool Leg Washstand; Chippendale Potty-Chair; Pencil Post Canopy Bed; Brocade Upholstered Wing Chair; Blue Painted Cane Seat Chairs; Blind Door Kitchen Cupboard; Rattan Chase Lounge; Wicker Cradle; Small Leather Topped Slant Desk; Queen Anne Arm Chair; Early Wing Chair Damask Upholstery; Large Crewel Work Wing Chair; Pair of Hand Painted French Caned Chairs; 4 Sheraton Chairs; Fluted Pine Pedestal; Ladder Back Chairs; Chippendale Chairs;  6 Drawer Burled Wood Chest w/Nice Original Brass Hardware; Console Table w/Gate Leg Extension; Single Drawer Drop Leaf Table; Hired Mans Brass Bed; French Bergere Down Filled Damask Upholstery; More

PRIMITIVE FURNITURE: Pine Tavern Table; Pine Dry Sink; Primitive Cherry Corner Cabinet w/20 Paned Glass Doors and Dentil Trim; Blind Door Jelly Cupboard; Red Painted Blanket Chest; Pine Drop Front Gentlemen’s Chest; Plank Bottom Bent Wood Chairs C. 1780s;  Pine Cupboard; Blind Door Cherry Hanging Cupboard; Red Painted Grain Bin; Pine Dough Box; Red Painted Slant Top Desk; Cherry Cupboard; Pine Corner Cabinet; Carpenters Chest; Large Red Pine Blanket Chest; Pine Medicine Cabinet; Arrow Back Rocker; Bent Willow Rocker and Childs Chair; Butcher Block; More

PORCELAIN & CHINA: Gauldon England Blue and White Fish Platter; Baker and Co. London Hand Painted China; Meissen Tea Set; Blue Willow; Painted Cover Tureen; Delft Kitchen Canisters and Salt Box; Large Collection of Delft Dishware; Fish Plates; Staffordshire Pieces; French Pottery Restaurant Match Holder; Salt Glazed Pewter Lidded Pitcher; Toby Mugs; Majolica Plate; Pink Transferware Pitcher; Czechoslovakian Bird Pitcher and Salt & Pepper; Mottahedeh Black and White Transferware; Set of 15 Chinese Blue and White Hand Painted Fish Bowls; Adams Lowestoft England Calyx Ware Dish Set; Large Transferware Serving Platters; More

ANTIQUE & VINTAGE GLASSWARE: Portieux Valerysthal French Opalescent Glassware; Old Bottles; Fenton Pink Hobnail; Stemware; Waterford; Enameled Bottle; Kings Crown Sherbets; More

VINTAGE CLOTHING & TEXTILES: John Hartman Lafayette, Ohio C. 1840s Woven Coverlet; Large Amount of Fine Linens, Embroidered Pillows, Quilts, & Crewel Pieces; Vintage Satin Wedding Dress w/Headpiece and Bouquet, and Flower Girl Dress; Victorian Needlepoint Coverlet; Hand Woven Oriental Rugs, 8’9” X 11’6”, 7’11” X 4’5”, 2’1” X 2’1”, 8’9” X 4’9”, 4’9” X  3’3”, 6’1” X 5’1”; Vintage & Antique Linens; Early Baseball Uniform; Large Collection of Vintage Clothes Fur Coats, Shoes, and Purses; C. 1960s-70s;  Hooked Rugs 6’ X 3’10”, 5’9” X 3’11”; Custom Oriental Carpet 12’6” X 25’; 9’5” X 12’ Woven Geometric Design Rug; More

EARLY CLOCKS & LIGHTING: Grandfather Clock by W. Nicholas London C. 1820; Early 20th Century Brass Chandelier w/ Double Headed Eagle Crest; Miniature Brown Student Lamp; Large Brass and Glass Hurricane Sconce; Vintage Crystal Chandeliers; Tramp Art Style Shelf Clock; Ogee Clock by Elisha Manross, Bristol, Conn.; Wrought Iron Candle Lamps; Rayo Lamp; Figural Lamps; Brass Candle Sconces; More

EARLY AMERICAN & PRIMITIVE SMALLS: 2 and 4 Gallon Bee Sting Blue Mark Crocks; Pottery, Crocks, Jugs, Bennington; Tin Weathervane; Foundry Molds; Blacksmith Wrought Hardware; Wooden Buckets; Copperware; Wooden Gears; Large Brass Bucket; Copper Pots, Pans, and Iron Racks; Iron Fireplace Kettle; Hand Wrought Fireplace Tools; Candle Boxes; Aerial Yarn Winder; Flax Wheel; Dough Trays; Brass & Iron Trivets, Fender, and Irons; Punched Tin Hand Warmer; Copper Bed Warmer; Fireplace Accessories, Trivets, Screens, Fenders, and Bellows; Bottles; Schoolcraft Milk Bottles; Many Blue Marked Jugs and Crocks; Smaller Sized Lidded Crock Jars; Spools; Old Baskets;  Springerle Cookie Molds; Rooster Weathervane; Cast Iron Duck Boot Scraper; Wrought Iron Fireplace Trivets; Mortar and Pestle; Painted Pewter Mustard Tin; Crockery Mixing Bowls; 5 Tined Wooden Hay Rake; Boot Scraper; More

TOYS & MINIATURE FURNITURE: Dolls and Puppets Some Madame Alexander; Childs Sleigh and Sled; Miniature Copper Tea Kettle; Miniature and Child Sized Furniture; Early Raggedy Ann and Andy, Teddy Bears, and Other Dolls; Miniature Cruet Set; Nice Childs Miniature Tea Set; Children’s Chairs, Rockers & Desks; Childs Ice Cream Set; More

COLLECTIONS, DECORATOR & HOUSEHOLD: Dimitri Omersa Leather Pig From Abercrombie and Fitch;  LaBarge Burled Wood Game Table; Crowley’s Needle 2 Drawer Spool Chest;  Iron Book Press; Large Collection of Carved Wooden Decoys, Geese, and Ducks; Carved Shore Bird Collection;  Vintage Painted Dressing Mirror; Chippendale Mirror; 1858 Mason Jars; Silver Food Domes/Covers; Iron George Washington; Cloisonné Trinket Boxes; German Papier-mâché Easter Candy Holders; Candlestick and Candle Stands Collection; Pocket Watch Case; Hat Boxes; Carved Wooden Figurines; Hand Painted Tiles; Ostrich Eggs; Replica Revolutionary War Drum; Marble, Brass, and Crystal Girandole; Architectural Corinthian Column; Large Collection of Pewter; Leather Bound Books; Vintage Holiday Items; Brass Figural Towel Rack;  Adjustable Silver Candle Holders; Large Hotel Restaurant Silver Plate Food Cover/Dome; Silver Plate Serving Pieces;  Tole Painted Trays; Inlaid Wood Checkerboard; Old Moth and Butterfly Prints; Giant Clam Shell; 50 Sleigh Bell Set; More

VINTAGE OUTDOORS: Woodard Glass Topped Umbrella Table w/ 4 Sculptura Chairs; Cast Iron Urns; 3 Sets of Ice Cream Tables and Chairs; Wicker Furniture; Wooden Barrel; Cast Iron Victorian Chairs; Cast Iron Coffee Table; Fruit Finials; Chinese Blue and White Garden Stools; Other Wrought Iron and Concrete Furniture and Garden Décor; Iron Tea Cart; Teak Wood Bench; More

GARAGE: & USEFUL: Crosley Refrigerator/Freezer; Washer & Dryer; 8 Drawer Stacking Tool Chest; 20’ Aluminum Extension Ladder; Green House Full of Pots, Supplies, and Décor; Composter; Lawn and Garden Tools; Terra Cotta Pots; Picnic Table; More

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TERMS: Cash; Visa; MC; Discover (Over $25.00) or Negotiable Check (No Out of State Checks). Removal last day of sale unless otherwise arranged. Items such as gold; silver; coins; or jewelry will not be on site until morning of sale. Neither owners; trustees nor estate sale firm responsible for accidents nor items once sold. No street numbers. Sign-up list put out when our time permits No sooner than 16 hours prior to the sale. All items described to the best of Firm’s ability however not responsible for inaccurate information.  Everything is sold AS IS; WHERE IS with no guarantee of any kind nor returns. No Presales or Price Quotes Prior to the Sale. All Sales Final!

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Bob & Sheila Howe, Owners



Richard & Marilyn Ouellette Estate Auction


Willis’ Centennial Farm

11:01 AM, Sunday, Sept. 17th, 2017

2332 Willis Road, Grass Lake, MI 49240


! ~ ! ~ ! 300+ PHOTOS BELOW THIS LIST ! ~ ! ~ ! 

ANTIQUES: J. Estey & Co., Brattleboro, VT Organ; Cable-Nelson Piano; Drop Leaf Table; Parlor Furniture; Oak Wash Stand; 6 Drawer Birds Eye Maple Dresser; Small Marble Top Commode; Jewell Ice Chest; Desk; Upholstered Foot Stool; 3 Drawer Chests; Wood Rocking Chair; Lady’s Desk; 8 Drawer Dresser; Old Red Painted High Chair; Iron and Wood School Desk; Mable Top End Table; Baby Buggy; Table Lamps; Floor Lamps; More

FURNITURE: White Bedroom Set, Twin Bed, 2 desks w/Chairs, 2 Night Stands, and Two 3 Drawer 3 Shelf Dressers; 3 Wood Twin Beds; Pair of 3 Drawer Night Stands; Red Wood Framed Sofa; 2 Drawer Oak File Cabinet; Double Bed; 12 Drawer Dresser w/Mirror; Trunks and Blanket Chests; More

EPHEMERA/BOOKS: 1st Printing Copyright 1939 “The Seven Lady Godivas” by Dr. Seuss;  Shirley Temple Scrap Book; Raggedy Ann Books; “The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins” by Dr. Seuss; Misc. Scrap Books; “Art and Artists of Our Time” Volume 1-3; 1940 Tournament of Roses Pictorial; Minnesota VS Michigan 1921 Program; 1926 “The Ladies Home Journal; 1936 McCall’s; 1933 Woman’s Home Companion; 1903 Dr. D. Jayne’s Medical Almanac; 1903 Hartman Magazine of Health; 1933 The Saturday Evening Post; 1933 The Farmer’s Wife; 1932 & 1933 Good Housekeeping; 1930 The Financial World; Old Children’s Books; Early 1900’s School Year Books; Atlases; The Michigan Alumnus 1920’s; Panoramic Photo of Detroit Firemens’ League Opening Day Ceremonies at Belle Isle May 14, 1944; Yellowstone National Park Colored Post Cards by Haynes; More 

ART: Signed Paintings by Ouellette; “Early Winter Morning Yei’ Chanting” Watercolor by Navajo Artist Kenneth White II; Paintings by Adam; Oil by Richard Lewis; “The Outlaw” by R.H. Palenske; More

COLLECTIBLES: Vintage Peanut Dispensing Machine; Flow Blue; Haviland China from France; Kikusiu’ China; Native American Pottery; Tin Michigan Milk Sign; Hand Make Quilts; Michigan State College Stadium Blanket; Crocks; Cast Iron Bell Kettle; 88 Piece Sterling Flatware; 59 Piece Gorham Sterling Flatware; Depression Glass; Painted Wooden Bowls; Plastic Carousel Horse; Mason Jars; Hand Carved Pieces; 4 Verners Cups; Old Baseball Mitt and Ball; Carved Cane and Walk Crutch; Iron Horse Door Stop; Modern “Maria Clara” Manila-1969 Wood Statue; Vintage Clothes and Hats; Area Rugs; More

OUTDOORS: Sail Boat; Kawasaki STX Jet Ski; Winchester Single Shot Model 12-12 GA-2 ¾ Cham Shot Gun; English and Western Saddles; Utility Trailers; Old Farm Equipment; Girl’s Eurotour and Trek Bikes; Heavy Duty Obrien 152cm Screamer; Trik-Master, Ramp Master, Northland, Lil’ Monster, and Tempo Water Skis; Fishing Poles; Patio Furniture; MSU Weathervane; Bird Bath; Aluminum Ladder; Homelite Chain Saw; Schauer Battery Charger; Animal Traps; Old Wood Shutters; Old Wooden Hand Cart; Portable Metal Corral; More

TERMS: Cash Preferred; Negotiable Check or CC. (No AMEX) 13% buyer’s premium (3% Discount for Cash). Absentee Bids accepted up to 18 hours prior to auction with CC guarantee. Payment and removal on day of sale. Neither owners; trustees nor estate auction firm responsible for accidents nor items once sold. Everything is sold AS IS, WHERE IS with no guarantee of any kind. All Sales Final! Food from Hank’s Hot Dogs on site.


Epic Auctions and Estate Sales, Inc.

Sheila Howe, Bob Howe, & Brad Stoecker Auctioneers


Farner Estate Auction

Susie A. Farner

Antique Estate Auction

11:01 AM, Sunday May 22nd,

7215 Grand River Rd., Bancroft, MI

“If There Was An Antique Home Magazine, This Home Would Be On The Cover!!!! This House Is Filled With Exquisite Antique Furniture, Flow Blue, Victorian Cranberry Glass, & So Much More!!!” 

Antique Furniture * Flow Blue China * Cranberry Glass Commercial Sewing Machine * Furniture

ANTIQUE FURNITURE:   European Walnut Hutch w/Beveled Glass Doors;  Exceptional Marble Top Walnut Parlor Table;  Face of the North Wind Oak Chair; Renaissance Revival Parlor Set; Walnut Esthetic Movement Parlor Set (Circa 1870);  Victorian Chest;  Victorian Walnut Oval Dining Table & Walnut Parlor Chairs;  Renaissance Revival Walnut Chairs; Early Mirrors; 2 Sewing Cabinets; 2 – Oak 3 door Cabinets; Walnut Drop Leaf Kitchen Table;  Victorian Slipper Chair; Organ Bench;  Platform Rocker; Music Cabinet; Gout Stool; 30’s Curio Cabinet w/Clock; Ladder Back Chair; 3 Drawer Walnut Chest; East Lake Walnut Table; Much More!!

FURNITURE: Tall Walnut Server; French Provincial Living Room Suite; Walnut Double Book Case; 70’s Oak Dresser & Chest of Drawers; Chaise; Walnut Double Door Cabinet w/1Drawer; King Size Bed; Upholstered Bedroom Chair; Brass Fern Stand; Much More.

ANTIQUE CHINA:   Antique Flow Blue incl. Early, Middle & Late Pieces, including Plates, Cheese Dome, Bowls, Platters, Ewer, Cake Platter, Biscuit Jar & More; Set of 60+ Pcs. “W. M. Portman” Grindley Blue & White China; Blue Transferware including Robert Burns Plate, Historic Plates, Cups & Saucers;  Delft; Bing & Grondahl Collector Plates; Royal Copenhagen; Blue Willow; “Think of Me” Mustache Cup; Blue & Fish Plate; Blue & White Clock; Chinese Ginger Jar; German Coffee Set; German Hat Pin Holder;  Much More!!

ANTIQUE GLASS: Victorian Cranberry Glassing including Pitcher, Tumblers, Bowls, Cruets; Lamps, Coin Spot, Biscuit Jar, Bottles, Barber Bottles & Vases; Fenton Lamps; Mary Gregory Blue Glass; Fenton Hobnail;  More!!

ANTIQUE & COLLECTIBLES:  Bradley Hubbard Parlor Lamp; Regulator Clock;  D&A Clock; Porcelain Dolls; Perfume Bottles; Framed Hair Combs; Painted Ostrich Eggs; Walnut Shelf Clock; Much More!!

USEFUL: Juki Commercial Sewing Machine; Singer Athena 2000 Electronic Sewing Machine; Necchi Sewing Maching; Hoover Vacuum; more!

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Ron Farner, Personal Administrator

TERMS:  Cash Preferred; Negotiable Check or CC. (No AMEX) 13 % buyer’s premium (3% Discount if using CASH). Absentee Bids accepted up to 18 hours previous to auction with CC guarantee. Payment and removal on day of sale. Neither owners, trustees, nor estate auction firm responsible for accidents nor items once sold. Everything is sold AS IS, WHERE IS with no guarantee of any kind. All Sales Final!

Bob Howe & Brad Stoecker – Auctioneers