Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Mt. Crawford, VA, United States
DoneSat, Nov 14, 2015 2:30 PM GMT
Americana & Fine Antiques - 1200+ lots
Featuring part two of the collection of Maxine and the late Carlton Rinaca of Shenandoah, VA; the Franklin Stoneburner estate collection of Delavan, WI; additional estate and private collections from Virginia, New York, and Pennsylvania; material deaccessioned by two Virginia institutions; plus others. Overview: A fine selection of rare Virginia & other Southern material; 18th and 19th century American formal and country furniture; the Rinaca collection of Shenandoah Valley, Alexandria, VA and other folk pottery including many published and exhibited pieces; American folk and fine art; country accessories including collections of boxes, baskets and treenware; a fine collection of samplers and sewing accoutrements; other textiles including Valley quilts and coverlets; an outstanding collection of Native American points and tools; Valley and NC long rifles and accoutrements; a large collection of early iron including hearth ad cooking, hinges, box locks, &c.; early iron and tin lighting; a fine library of 17th - 20th century books including the 1st - 4th editions of the Encyclopedia Britannia, rare literary first editions, early travel, fine bindings, &c.; an outstanding collection of 17th and 18th century North American and other maps; Shenandoah Valley documents; 18th and 19th century ceramics including collections of Delft, Staffordshire transferware and figures, and early flow blue, &c.; plus much more.