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Sunday July 21, 2019 at 11am - LIVE & ONLINE in Rehoboth

Over 390 quality lots! Preview by appt & Thurs/Fri/Sat. 7/18-7/20 from 10-4

WHALING & MARITIME ITEMS: Collection 15+ fine scrimshaw antique whale’s teeth; Huge unadorned whale’s teeth; Whale tooth gavel from Bristol RI VFW; About 6 antique iron harpoons; Rare sailor-made carved canes; Ivory Swift; Bone chess set & cribbage boards; Whale tooth candleholder; 16” whale bone stirring paddle; implements & whimsies; Walrus tusks; 2 coconut dippers; 6 pie crimpers; Miniature deck 52 sailor made bone playing cards in box; Inlaid knife boxes; 2 carved coconut shells, one for ship 1878; 3 cvd wood whale plaques, 2 by Ken Beckenhaupt; Orig. litho “Sperm Whaling & Varieties” 1870.  NAUTICAL:  Many pieces incl. group of antique and modern Chelsea ship’s bell clocks & Ashcroft NY ship’s clocks; Hamilton ship’s chronometer; Restored old outboard motors; Old ship models, dioramas & half hulls incl. rare Charles Carroll from Nantucket ½ hull; 3 brass Binnacles; Ship telegraphs; 3 carved & painted wood ship plaques; 4 camphorwood decorated trunks; 1830 brass tobacco box for Brig Cyrus; British scrimshaw rum cask; Scrimshaw steer horns; Sailor shell valentine; Bellamy type wood eagle; Silk cruise memorial 1926 SS Resolute; Whale bones; Frank Adams weathervane; antique telescopes.

CANES: Rare Gadget Canes incl. doctor’s; poison injection cane; dagger; coin holder; tool kit; silver & ivory compact cane; mini bottle cane; Compass & Cigar lighter canes;  more. Also, fine sailor made ivory, bone, baleen, & carved wood canes of all types. Fancy gold-filled presentation canes.

PAINTINGS:  15+ fine ship portraits incl. Charles J. Waldron, Louis Dodd, Antonio Jacobsen, W. Farrow 1932;  W.H. Yorke 1886 “Duke of Argyll” ship; Thos. Whitcombe – British frigate off Dover; Antique Chinese Export ship paintings incl. Vigilant in Hong Kong 1868; T. Moran & Walter F. Brown – Venetian boats; H. Larson 1859 of Whaler; WF Halsall; Graham Flight; Wm. Littlefield 1935 – large oil of Woods Hole w/ship Constance; WH Lippincott 1876 – Girl rocking doll in cradle; 2 Brian Coole harbor scenes; C. Myron Clark of 5 ships; Geo. Howell Gay (2); Ben Carre – Marblehead;  G.A. Hays – sheep & India Pt. Park in Prov. RI; Theodore Gerard – boy holding bird w/cats; John W. Fenton; Rare Baltimore screen ptg of ship Phoenix; Paul Soulies 1855 gouache of Schooner Clara; C. Colman Green; John Strevens; Trevor Covey; JA Manol; Alfred Von Schrotter;  Max Moreau;  E. Charton; 1850 French battle sgd A. DeFaux; R. Swain Gifford etching;

FURNITURE: Arts and Crafts oak furniture incl. Gus Stickley server & dine table; L&JG Stickley chairs; Mission tall chest & 2 book stands; Newer Stickley settle & bow arm Morris chair; 19th c. 2 part camphorwood campaign desk; Fine pigskin & leather covered camphorwood trunks, some with decor; Period American furniture including tiger maple tall chest; CT highboy; chests; highboys; desks; etc.

JEWELRY & SILVER: 3 sterling flatware sets incl. R&B; Gorham tea set; Tiffany & Co. bowl; sterling hollowware; Assortment of fine gold and silver jewelry of all styles incl. 14k gold lighthouse necklace. Old watches, some  gold.

SPECIAL INTEREST: 2 antique leaded glass windows incl. 7 ft. Tiffany type of woman & baby with drapery & plated glass ca 1900; Elaborate old painted & leaded 7 ft 9 inch window of girl in garden.

MISCELL: Steuben Aurene cut glass lamp shade with brass gooseneck base & Aurene threaded glass ceiling light; 1827 Bridgewater Mass. Sampler; Abe Lincoln wood rail remnant dated 1897; several old decoys; Jacquard coverlet 1849; Old barometers; City of Columbus ship relics; Huge antique map of Martha’s Vineyard; Antique telescopes with tripods incl. Bardou of Paris;

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