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PHOTOS  - April 17th
  LISTING - April 17th

For our next auction, Marathon Auction Sales brings you a very nice sale gleaned from several quality local estates. This will be another one you might not want to miss! Quality items for the collector and or dealer. Hope to see you there. In part this auction includes:

Furniture: Exc. & Scarce 1900 Chippendale Style Heavily Carved Tilt Top Tea Table by Potthast Furniture of Baltimore, Md.,-Carved w/ Reticulated Top and Claw Feet., 22 Drawer, 3 Door Dental Cabinet By American Cabinet Co., Nice Painted 2 Drawer Farm Table w/ Turned Legs (6’9” by 29”), 6 ½’ Lift Seat Pine Bench w/Spindled Back -Painted, Pine Wainscot Standing Cupboard (6’4” by 4’8”), Nice Pine Armoire, Exc. Early Pine Kitchen Cabinet w/ Side Attached Cupboards, Spice Boxes and Draw Slide Cutting Board (Very Unusual), Pine Step Back Cupboard, Nice Pine Step Back Cupboard w/ Glazed Doors, Early 4’ Pine Dry Sink w/ 2 Drawer Base, As Found 16 Drawer, 2 Door Pine Apothecary Cabinet, Unusual Slant Front Brass Overlaid Wood Box, Refinished Pine Store Master‘s Desk w/ 2 Drawers & Lift Top, 1 Drawer Country Pine Stand, Country Pine Drop Leaf Table, Very Unusual Mid Century Miraflex “Reflextone” Beauty Chair w/ Revolving Mirror, Cherry & Pine 4 Drawer Country Chest, Cherry Drop Leaf Table w/8 Rope Turned Legs, Oak Washstand w/ Towel Bar, Butter Print Carved 3 Drawer Chest w/ Mirror, Early Dovetailed Pine Small Blanket Chest, Early Pine Boxes, 2 Drawer Oak Spool Chest, Painted Drop Leaf Mixed Wood Table w/ Turned Legs, 1 Drawer Walnut Stand, Oak Coat Pole, Victorian Corner Whatnot, Mahogany Fern Stand, Early Mahogany Octagon Tilt Top Candle Stand, Early Mahogany Tilt Top Candle Stand, Sm. Primitive Bench, Pine Water Bench, Set of 5 Half Spindle Plank Seat Chairs, Trunks, Dough Box on Legs, Sm. Cherry Hanging Cupboard, Child’s Roll Top Desk, Painted Hanging Medicine Cabinet, Early Windsor Style Rocker w/ Comb Back, 2 Large Porch Rockers, Baker’s Cupboard, Old Country Store Clerks Desk w/ Spindle Gallery & 4 Drawers in Base on Legs, Solid Wood Sideboard in Cherry Finish etc.

Sterling Silver: Fantastic & Extremely Rare Hennegen Bates Co-Baltimore, Md. STERLING Heavily Embossed Tipping Hot Water Tea Kettle on STERLING Stand (Heavily Embossed w/ Landscape & People (95+ozt), 1878 Tiffany & Co. “Olympian” Serving Spoon -Rare & Exc. Pattern (4.20 ozt), 1878 Tiffany & Co. “Olympian” Meat Fork - Rare & Exc. Pattern (2.95 ozt), Set of 9 Hennegen Bates Co. - Baltimore, Md. Sterling & Gold Washed Goblets (51.75 ozt), Set 4 Hennegen Bates Co. - Baltimore, Md. Sterling Finger Bowls (15.45 ozt), Set of 11 Sterling Cordials, Sterling Repose 12 Piece Fish Set, Sterling Candelabra, Sterling Kirk & Sons Bowl (3.85ozt), Collection of De-accessioned Museum Sterling Souvenir Spoons, 3 Rare DAR “Daughters of Am. Revolution” Sterling Souvenir Spoons by Caldwell & Co., Assorted Sterling Flatware Pieces, Sterling Salt & Peppers (7.10 ozt), Sterling Candlesticks, Sev. Lots of Scrap Sterling etc.Silver Plate to Include: Beautiful Tiffany & Co. Silver Plate Coffee/ Tea Pots w/ Sugar & Creamer, Very Large Silver Plate Handled Tray w/ Heavy Embossing, SP Punch Ladles, Set of Flatware (Rogers “Flair”) etc.
Artwork etc: Rare Impressionist Landscape Oil on Hard Board by Listed Artist Claire Shuttleworth -Dated 1900 (9” by 12”), Nice Oil On Hardboard Primitive Landscape of Cows Crossing Bridge, Framed After Artist Oil on Canvas Painting, Rare Framed Currier & Ives Print “Noah’s Ark”, Signed Angela Kaufmann Flow Blue Plate, Exc. & Early Framed Needlework Sampler by Sally Ann Rhodes w/ Birds, People, Trees, Butterfly & Buildings, 1837 Framed Sampler by Laury A. Hall, Exc. Framed Needlework of Boy & Parrot, Large Early Framed Engraving “The Last Days of Webster at Marshfield” - Engraved by C. Mottran, Several Great Early 29” by 37” Pierced Tin Panels etc.

Accessories: 1904 New Century Cayuga County Atlas, Rare 1845 Davidson Blue & White Coverlet w/ Running Deer & Eagle Border Signed "Woven at the Ithaca Carpet Factory by Arch' Davidson 1845", Imp’t. Rare Blue & White Coverlet Signed J. C. Groton & Dated 1829 w/ Eagles, Exc. Rare Red & White Coverlet Signed D. Conger - Wolcott, NY & Dated 1856, Two Other Nice Early Coverlets, Early 38 Star American Ensign 5’ Flag Patented April 26th 1870 in Very Nice Condition, 8’ 6” by 5’ 6” Early Kilim Oriental Carpet, GAR (Grand Army of the Republic) Brass Belt Buckle, Pr. One Star Gen. Civil War Shoulder Boards Marked "Scovill", Civil War Gold Sword Tassel, Very Unusual Early Deep Sea Diving Signal Horn w/ Leather Bellows, Early Brass Deep Sea Diving Helmet, Quality Carriage Lamp, Exc. Early Brass Double Student Lamp, 2 Exc. Complete Angle Lamps, Rare & Very Unusual Bellows Operated Deep Sea Diving Signal Horn, Unusual African Beaded Riding Crop, Exc. Miniature Enameled Brass Chamber Stick (Possibly Russian), Sm. Kate Greenway Figural Bronze, 3 Pc. Majolica Pottery Tea Set, Majolica Type Wall Pocket, French Majolica Jardinière w/ Jester, Ladies Walking Stick w/ Carved Eagle Top, Ladies Walking Cane w/ Carved Alligator, Exc. C. T. Altwasser Lusterware Coffee Set w/ Gold Overlay, George Jones Art Pottery Strawberry Server, Meissen Style Center Bowl, Large “Chapoo” Flow Blue Platter, Large Collection of Political etc. Pin Backs (Sold as Collection), Collection of Tiffin Satin Black Glass, Set of 8 Rare Cambridge “Rose Point” Parfait Glasses, Cut Glass Cordial Set w/ Decanter & Tray, Lg. Consolidate Glass “Poppy” Bowl, Exc. Consolidated Glass Bowl w/ Palm Trees, Art Deco Glass Punch Bowl, Verlys? Center Bowl, Lg. Signed “Hawkes” Green Vaseline Vase w/ Etching, Exc. H.P Nippon Celery Set, Carnival Glass “Strawberry” Bowl, Signed Northwood “Star of David” Carnival Bowl, Pink Luster Tea Set w/ Hunting Scene, Pr. of Large French “Old Paris” Portrait Vases, Pr. Bristol Vases w/ Butterflies, Staffordshire Patch Box, Boehm Robin Figural, Rare Pratt Ware Bowl & Pitcher, Queensware Shallow Bowl, Coin Spot Syrup Jug, Pr. Blue Sandwich Glass Vases, H.P. China, Little Red Ridding Hood Cookie Jar, Pressed & Pattern Glass, Stick Sponge Ware, Transferware, Flow Blue, Pink “Poinsettia” Depression Glass Water Set, Lots of Primitive Items to Include Early Cant Sided Enclosed Top Sugar Bucket, Tin Spice Box w/ Inserts, Woodenware, Carved Folk Art Bird on Twisted Wire Swing, Rare Carved Wooden Bread Proofing Board, Early Wood Carved Rabbit Food Mold, Wooden Tote Tray, Tin Lidded Tote Tray, Wooden Jersey Grain Co. Adv. Wall Box, Blue Painted Cricket etc. Several Clocks (Carved American Cuckoo Clock, Kitchen, Mantles, 3 Key Wound Coin Silver Pocket Watches (Hampden, Waltham- PJ Bartlett ) etc.), D & H Railroad Items (Early Bell Bottom Lantern w/ Signed Embossed Globe, Other Signed Lantern Globes, Water Bucket w/ Spout, Water Can, Caboose Coal Shovel, Oil Can etc), 1883 - 1933 Brothers of the Railroad Flag, Pritchard - Strong Copper Based Barn Lantern (Prisco #2), Carved Smoking Pipe in Case, Set of Early Knowles Cast Iron Counter Scales, Country Store Cracker Jar, Pr. of Indian Corn Husk Moccasins, Indian Baskets, Arrow Heads, Oriental Pottery (Satsuma, Scripted Oriental Tea Pot in Wicker Case etc.), Early Painted & Carved Oriental Buddha, Early Painted Wooden Sled, Early WWII Japanese Wooden Windup Rabbit Toy w/ Clockwork Movement, Arcade Diecast World's Fair Greyhound Bus, Spinning Tops by Elaine Ends Hileman & Ohio Art, Tin Sky Rangers Hot Air Balloon Toy, "Jonah & The Whale" Book of Knowledge Mechanical Bank, Quality Early Splint Baskets, Sm Oriental Rug, Singer Featherweight Sewing Machine, New Old Stock Tin Surge Milker Signs, Ithaca Sign Works Painted Tin Sign -F. L. Grant “The Furniture Man”, Tin Advertising Sign (Old Gold Cigarettes), Early Beam Drill, Victorian Painted Bible Box, Brass Bed Warmer w/ Turned Handle, Copper Foot Warmer, Unusual Stacking Dovetailed Copper Food Warmer, Redware Turks Head Food Mold, Early Scenic Hooked Rugs, Exc. Lap Desk, Early Criminal Detective Finger Printing Table, Police Badges, KKK Membership Card, Fountain Pens (Parke, Sheaffer, Esterbrook, Visavac, Moore etc.), Nice Set of Iron Bookends, Langs Buffalo Cream Top Milk Bottle, Univ. NY Syracuse China Sug/ Creamer, Old Mink Coat, Brass Cigar Cutter w/ Match Holder, Early Hand Stitched Soft Ball , Wooden Black Americana Figures, Sweet Cuba Tobacco Tin, Terry Seed Bag, Adv. Store Jar, Store Counter Paper Roll Holder, Wire Mesh Hand & Beaded Bags, Beautiful Embroidered Peruvian Costume, 1934 Princeton Felt Banner and Much More.

Preview at 10:30 AM, 12% Buyers Premium, Visa, M/C & Discover, Cash or Good Check, Café by “The Sherman House Restaurant” & “Linanis Cookie Factory” in Homer, NY (

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Your Auctioneers:

Jerry Wilcox & Benny Hodkinson


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