Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Poughkeepsie, NY, United States
DoneSat, Sep 13, 2014 4:00 PM GMT
COUNTRY AMERICANA & PRIMITIVES SALE
Selling the Verbank NY country furnishings of collector and retired Madison Ave. antique dealer, Ann Phillips, filled with fine American antiques and primitives. Also selling the country furnishings from a private Red Hook NY collection, the remaining contents of the old Silvermine Tavern in Norwalk CT, part 4 of the Elliott Steckel collection Sharon CT, selected country items from an old Catskill stone house, etc. 500 lots. Call ahead to reserve seats. Online catalog available 2 weeks prior to auction or visit our web site for a sampling of items. HIGHLIGHTS: Many cupboards, blanket boxes including Schoharie County with original paint decorations, work tables, candlestands, folk art, quilts, 18th century embroidered silk works, decoys, blue decorated stoneware, redware (some with slip decorations), mochaware, creamware, Staffordshire figures/plates, early lighting, baskets, kitchen collectibles, hearth items, advertising signs, hooked rugs, oriental rugs, game boards, early portraits, miniature paintings, good country artwork, China trade art, early sailor related articles, George Washington dumb stove, wall & pantry boxes many in paint, early iron, pie safes, trade signs, weathervanes, architectural, cast iron door stops, cast iron garden objects including Fiske standing stag, wooden molds, cast iron door stops, fancy 19th century military sword, graphic tobacco pouches, advertising tins, cast iron shooting targets, 2 early cloth dolls, 18th century carved fireplace mantel, painted toleware, 35 star American flag, collection of early silhouettes including families, folk art W/C & pencil drawings, O/C portraits, other country artwork, etc.