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Hatfield, PA, United States
DoneThu, Sep 15, 2005 12:00 PM GMT

September Fine Arts and Antiques

Alderfer Auction Company is pleased to announce that it will be selling a 1924 Ford Model T Touring Sedan in its September Fine Arts and Antiques Catalog Auction. The sale will take place on September 14 and 15. The car will be sold on the second day of the sale at 9:00 a.m., and will be the first lot of that day. This vehicle is well-known as the pride and joy of the late Elmer A. Maul. Under his ownership the car was the Antique Automobile Club Senior National First Prize Winner in 1970, and garnered scores of awards in local, regional and national shows. The vehicle is in excellent condition, and features three doors, side curtains, tools in fitted case, special number plate, "SE 6424 Dept. of Rev., Pennsylvania", Ford manual, and Ford price list and parts (Model T).

Historical and Ephemera
Lewis & Clark early imprint; autographs; tobacco tag collection; Andrew Jackson mourning ribbon; stock ticker tape from 1929 crash; Philadelphia William Penn statue archive; Centennial items; Buffalo Pan-American Expo collection; engravings; 19th century lithographic theatrical poster; daguerreotypes, Savannah GA stereoviews; 16th thru 19th century vellum documents; bookplates and more.

Estate Jewelry
Many large-carat diamond pieces, incl. 14.42ct. TW necklace, 2.45 ct. TW ring and 3ct. ring with rubies, 2+ct. pendant, 5.7ct. TW and 2.66ct. TW brooches, and 6ct. TW bracelet; many other gemstones; Tiffany pieces; wristwatches incl. Cartier, Hamilton, Juvenia, LeCoultre, Rolex and Vacheron; pocket watches incl. Elgin, Hamilton, and J.E. Caldwell; Native American items; Krugerands.

Fine Art
200+ pieces incl. American and European works of art. Highlights are E. Ames, W.E. Baum, H. Bertoia, S. S. Carr, J. Folinsbee, J. Grabach, A.P. Martino, J. Meierhans, A. Meltzer, Studio of R. Peale, E.W. Redfield, Attributed to S. Ricci, G. Sotter, A. Talarico, W.F. Taylor, and P. Van Roekens.

Decorative Accessories
Highlights incl. large collection of sterling silver and silver-plated items; fine collection of Halloween collectibles; ceramics incl. porcelains, pottery, slipware, steins and stoneware; Native American items; Asian items incl. ivory, porcelain and tonkotsu; glass incl. pressed, cut and art; bronze items; textiles incl. samplers.

Large collection of banjo, shelf and tall case clocks incl. A. Willard, S. Willard, Waltham, Richard Duck, Eli Terry, Ives, Ephraim Downs, Abiel Chandler, Tiffany, Jacob Moyer, John Murphy and Elliott; Nakashima incl. dining table with chairs, server and armchairs; collection of Kittinger pieces incl. tables, chairs, and stands; Brunswick billiards table; carousel figures; cigar store Indian; wide range of period and stylized furniture incl. high chests, dressers, corner cupboards and more. Rugs 51 rugs, many room sized and over-sized, featuring Lavar Kerman, Tabriz, Mahazaran Sarouk, Heriz, Kazak and others.