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Sunday Oct. 20, 2019 at 11am - LIVE & ONLINE in Rehoboth

400+ lots! Preview: Thurs/Fri/Sat. 10/17-19 from 10-4 & Sun 9-11am & by Appt.

PAINTINGS:  R. Swain Gifford - Nonquitt, MA; Darius Cobb ’75; 4 Chinese Export oils of ships in harbor incl. USS Asheville in Whampoa; China Exp. harbor w/Nam Ting label; C. Harry Eaton ’89; CH Gifford;  JJ Hughes “Bridgnorth on the Severn”; Johan Namiann; Leon Guipon - Fallsburgh NY; GM Hathaway Maine lighthouse; CH Gifford; HB Johnson - Nantucket; Francis Ferryman; H. Dolph - cats; John Berkey; Breslau Germany oil; E. Davis portrait of Indian scout;

FIRE COLLECTIBLES:   Fresh to market, many related to fireman & Senator Edward Mott of Taunton MA incl:  1860 Anderson & Jones fire helmet (w/photo of Mott in uniform) plus 2 leather belts & FD parade bib & fire ephemera; Presentation fire trumpet to Chief Engineer Mott 1869; 1872 presentation Patek Philippe silver pocket watch to Mott from Taunton Locomotive Mfg Co; Presentation 14k gold State Fire Assoc. medal to Sen.  Mott 1892;  Two 19th C. silver plated presentation fire trumpets, one Franklin Co from Chester (PA) & other engraved w/firefighting implements; Franklin Co. belt; 1891 Salem fire helmet; 2 brass fire trumpets; Weathervane of antique pumper wagon; Antique fire grenades

MILITARIA:  Large collection authentic WWII German collectibles – About 8 Luftwaffe & officer’s daggers, some signed; Luftwaffe & Hitler Youth & naval daggers, 1 Horster; Red Cross & SA dagger sgd RZM; Dress bayonets by Eichorn & Packe;  Several Nazi belt buckles incl. Luftwaffe, RAD, DAF, SA & Hitler Youth; Panzer, Submariner & Minesweeper badges etc;  Many epaulets, collar tabs, patches & pins;  Army helmet w/decal; Pith helmet pins; Police shako badge; Officer’s frog; SS Death’s head pins & pennant; 1940 Narvik badge; Kriegsmarine shirt patches; Luftwaffe & Air Raid Protection armbands;  German FLAGS incl. rare large RAD Women’s Labor flag ca 1935; very rare Nazi NSFK car pennant w/Icarus; Nazi party flags & banners; Military passes; Busch desert flak binoculars 10x80; German field gear; US WWII & later military patches 300+; US Naval regalia; WWII US army hats, pins, medals, etc.; English, Russian & E. Germ. military items; 5 USN WWII silver plated trays, purportedly recovered from USS Arizona; 7 ft. balsa model of British Spitfire. US WWI trunk with uniforms, papers, field gear, trench sketches, pins, photos & training books for George Abbott, 301st Infantry 1st Lt AEF; WWI US toy soldiers; Civil War items incl. enamel 4th, 5th corps & 19th corps badges; Eagle breast plate; Rare CW marine shako & Indian Wars cap; 2 Marine CW hat badges; Rock Island Arsenal sword belt; ½ plate daguerreotype of Gen. Winfield Scott; ½ plate Dag of soldier after ptg. & others; Lg. albumen photo of soldiers by Vail Bros. ‘96; Nine rare patriotic CW envelopes – Jeff Davis, slaves, etc; 1862 Texas Confed. letter; 2 post CW militia uniforms; 17th c. bronze SE Asian 30” cannon; Antique Swords & Guns – 3 US CW naval swords; Two M1850 officer’s swords; G. Roby 1863; 2 early 1800’s eagle pommel; M1840 Artillery; WWII signed Katana & 2 Jap. Wakizashi swords & Jap flags; 19th c. silver Indian Dah sword; Fine English engraved sword cane w/vermeil mounts; Rare M1865 Spencer carbine; Charleville musket, Springfield & Kentucky rifle sgd Rogers; 4 Percussion pistols inc. Remington Naval rolling block & Continental; Stevens Favorite rifle; 3 Mid East inlaid camel rifles. 17th C. large German inlaid wheel lock rampart gun; 17th C. carved oak crossbow;

WATCHES, JEWELRY & SILVER:  Patek Philippe cased silver pocket watch #39195 pres’d to Sen. Ed Mott 1892; 14k gold Omega Automatic & Seamaster wristwatches; Am.Waltham 14k pocket watch;  Chas. Hovsham silver fusee p/watch; Ernest Borel “Cocktail” desk clock; Fine niello & gilt sterling jewel cask w/ Medieval portrait sgd. A. Kolar, Vienna; Pr. gilt sterling muffineers by Odiot Paris; Pr. antique Portugese fancy candlesticks; Wallace “Grand Baroque” silver bowl; 19th c. 14k gold eyeglasses;  14K & 18K gold rings, bracelets, necklaces, pins; Africa-American Sorority gold & diamond bracelet; 2 Lapis & gold necklaces; 2 Gorham sterling flatware sets & 1 Birks; Sterling tea set & tray; 

RUGS:  Old Navajo rugs & blankets (10); 19th c. Aubusson scenic tapestry; 30 lots of old / antique Oriental rugs incl. superb Heriz 10 x 12; Fine Oushak 10 x 13; Ferraghan Sarouk; Caucasians; Agra; Sarouk; Hamadans; etc.

FURNITURE:  Rare mid-century Milo Baughman for Murray Furn. maple desk; 20 pcs. high quality modern Allermuir Furn. inc. Jax cross bench, office pod, upholstered & office chairs, stools; Pair modern room divider linen lamps; 2 Stickley A&C settles & rocker; A&C bookstands - Quaint & Ford & Johnson; Wallace Nutting chairs, large gateleg dine table & Pilgrim blanket chest; Two CG Adams tiger maple tavern tables. Period furniture – Rare Long Island QA mah. Highboy; 18th C. Boston block front chest; 2 tiger maple chests; Victorian Prie Dieu kneeling bench w/needlepoint; Hepplewhite serpentine chest; 

MISCELL:  Rare c.1750 Boston Fishing Lady School Embroidered Picture, superb condition (ex. Senator Pell RI collect); Antique poly chromed wood Cigar Store Indian Princess attr. Samuel Robb NY; (3) 18th c. Liverpool jugs – Ship Caroline & 1792 scenic; 1780 Chinese Export cider jug; (3) 18th c. mirrors, 1 sgd. Lothrop Boston; Meissen snake urn; 6 fine Vict. silvered bronze cherub candlesticks; Tortoise tea caddy; Pr. Hepplewhite knife boxes; 19th c. Police buckle; Trunk old Masonic KT items for Burton Taylor RI; 13 star US flag ca 1875 & others; 2 Bronze Age ax heads – Luristan & Canaanite; Eskimo whale bone mask; 4 scrimshaw whale teeth incl. American Eagle; scrimshaw busk; Sailor made inlaid box, stool, & yardstick; Whale bone whale sculpture & weathervane; 3 harpoons, one from John R. Manta whaler; Pr. ship’s brass lanterns; bronze ballerina sgd. Bouchard ’69;  Maple & Co. A&C jewel box; Old Native American pcs – Catlanite pipes; Carved wood Pipe stems inc. Plains beaded;  Early effigy bowl & Toad Gorget ca 1100AD; Also: Antique Peace Medals; Antique G. Washington medals & rare GW Daguerreotype Whig Party gold pin;  1728 Slave neck tag; Antique tiebacks, 10 w/ships; Large metal sign w/Indian “Hand Made Pipes & Tobacco”; Landers, Frary & Clark small coffee mill; Large Enterprise mill; Antique rooster & ship weathervanes; D. White transit & tripod; Shaker boxes; Lg. wood fish sign; Large Indian metal cut out sign Tobacco; 13 Mass license plates 1924-36.