Hampden, MA, United States
DoneSat, Nov 19, 2011 4:00 PM UTC
THE GEORGE CALKINS - MONSON, MA ESTATE
This is our final sale of 2011 And did we save THE BEST for last? YES!!! This is the lifetime collection of Geo. H. Calkins at UNRESERVED AUCTION!! PERIOD FURNITURE in profusion both formal & country in near mint to barn found cond; Antique oak office furniture & more fine furniture from all eras; The most IMPORTANT PAINTINGS & SCULPTURE from one estate we've ever sold! Huge ASIAN ARTS collection incl carved ivory, bronze, jade, porcelain, art, horn, furniture & more incl some very Important pcs! AMERICANA in great quantity; FOLK ART incl WEATHERVANES & ARCHITECTURAL; Important early TEXTILES & lots of ORIENTAL RUGS; GOLD & SILVER,; JEWELRY incl lots of diamond rings; COINS & WATCHES; CLOCKS; The most early CERAMICS we've ever sold incl Historical Blue & White, Lots of Bennington & other Pottery, Stoneware, etc; Large COLLECTIONS to be sold as collections; MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS; Early LIGHTING incl a fabulous collection of period Candlesticks; Art Glass; Wonderful TREEN; Important HISTORICAL EPHEMERA featuring a huge major CIVIL WAR collection & way too much more to list here! This is the largest quantity Auction we've ever conducted Over 600 lots!