​​​​​​​​​​Americana Auctions


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; 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 Huges - 37x50 “Bridgenorth on the Severn”; Johan Namian – 31x47 seascape; 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 WWII German items – Knives incl. 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 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 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; US WWII & later military patches 300+; US Naval regalia; WWII US army hats, pins, medals, etc.; English, Russian & W. Germ. Military pcs; 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 uniforms; 2 antique Jap. Wakizashi swords & Jap flags; 19th c. silver Indian Dah sword; 17th c. bronze SE Asian 30” cannon; Several antique swords & rifles – 3 US CW naval swords; 2 M1850 officer’s swords; 2 early 1800’s eagle pommel; M1840 Artillery; Rare M1865 Spencer carbine; Charleville musket; 4 Percussion pistols inc. Remington Naval rolling block; 17th C. large Austrian inlaid wheel lock rampart gun; 17th C. carved oak crossbow; Mid East inlaid camel rifles.

WATCHES, JEWELRY & SILVER:  Patek Philippe cased silver watch #39195 pres’d to Sen. Ed Mott 1892; 14k gold Omega Automatic wristwatch; 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; Wallace “Grand Baroque” silver bowl; 19th c. 14k gold eyeglasses;  2 Gorham sterling flatware sets; Sterling tea set & tray; 

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

FURNITURE:  Many pieces of modern high quality furniture incl. rare Milo Baughman for Murray Furniture maple desk; 2 Stickley settles & armchair; 20 pcs. fine Modernist furniture from ----------Period furn: 18th C. Boston blockfront chest; 2 tiger maple chests; Hepp. Serpentine chest;

MISCELL:  Rare c.1750 Boston Fishing Lady School Embroidered Picture, superb condition; Antique poly chromed wood Cigar Store Indian attr. Samuel Robb NY;  (3) 18th c. Liverpool jugs – Ship Caroline & 1792 scenic; 1780 Chinese Export cider jug; Three 18th c. mirrors, 1 by Lothrop Boston; Meissen snake urn; 6 fine Vict. silvered bronze cherub candlesticks; Antique canes; Tortoise shell 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. Am. eagle;