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Marathon Auction Sales & Services
980  Cortland Road (RT.11N)
Exit 9 (I-81)
P.O. Box 757
Marathon, New York
Phone:  1-607-849-6305
Gallery: 1-607-849-4200

      Our near 30 years of experience quarantees the seller a clean, courteous & respectful handling of the items in your home or workplace that are to be sold at auction. If you are in need of an auction company to settle an estate or just size down a bit, why not consider our company to handle this task for you. Our vast knowledge about antiques makes this the best place to sell your treasures. Give us a call today at: 1-607-849-6305. We're here to answer your call. If we are out, please leave us a message!

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(25 Miles North of Binghamton, NY)
         Marathon Auction Sales presents an exciting quality Mid-Summer auction of many excellent items. This auction features several excellent collections from several estates to include the Estate of the Late David Blatchley -Renown Photographer of Cortland, New York. Amongst other things, David was known for his outstanding support of the Cortland Repertoire Theater. He was their cast photo-graphe r for many years. We will be offering his excellent lot of Nikon Digital Cameras and other quality photographic equipment, his quality guitars, trumpets plus other very nice items from his estate. In addition to the items from Mr. Blatchley’s Estate, we will be offering furniture items from the dissolved Masonic Lodge of New Woodstock, NY. Plus many other quality items for this auction. A more complete list is to follow.

Photographic & Related: Cameras to include: Nikon D 800, D 700 & D 200 Digital Cameras, Konica Minolta Dimage A2 7x Digital Camera w/ Opt Zoom Lens, Nikon Cool Pix P7700 & Nikon Cool Pix P7800 Cameras, Panasonic HDC -TM 350 -10.6 mp, Canon HD CM05 NXIA HF 5100 & Sony Digital Video Recorder Handy Cam Dig. 8.
Lens to Include: Nikon Lens (18-200mm Lens, 80-400mm Lens, Afs28-300mm Lens), Sigma Lens (17-35 mm, 24-70mm), Tokina Lens -AT-X PRO 80-200mm Lens etc.
Photo Accessories to include: Nikon Light Meters, Lots of Photographic Tripods to Include Manfrotto Bogen 3030 & 3040, Manfrotto MHX PRO -3W - 190, Manfrotto 808RC4, Vanguard FT6905 Professional, Vivitar etc., Photoflex Flex Drop 2TM, Photographic Lighting Tripods & Professional Lighting, Sev. Quality Camera Bags, Photo Tripod Level, Davis & Sanford W4 Photo Dolly etc.
Computer Etc. Related: Computers, Key Boards, Wireless Mic System, Stereo Sound Mixer (Pyramid PR 8700 ECHO), Fostex MR-8 Digital Multi Tracker, Quality Karaoke Outfit w/ Digital Lyrics Screen.

Furniture: 2 Victorian Walnut 2 Pc. Step Back Bookcases, Beautiful Victorian Pier Mirror w/ Marble Base, Unusual Victorian Walnut Roll Top Desk w/ Parquetry Writing Surface, Quality Large 4 Door Federal Style Walnut Corner Cabinet w/ Federal Crest, Nice Empire Sofa w/ Quality Upholstery, Excellent Carved 3 Drawer Oak Conference Table, 2 Very Nice Slant Front Counter Top Glass Display Cases, Oak Hoosier Cabinet, Oak Pedestals w/ Masonic Emblems, Sev. Pieces of Mission Oak (Library Table, Chairs, Rockers etc.), Victorian Cherry Wood Carved Cabinet, Fancy Carved Cherry Server on Delicate Carved Legs, Cherry Postal 4 Door Cabinet w/ 40 Cubby Holes, 5 Matching Leather Arm Chairs, Set of 4 Country Chairs, 3 Early Plank Seat High Back Captains Chairs, Sev. Nice Side Chairs of Different Styles,

Majolica Collection & Other Pottery: Nice Selection of Approx 30+ Pcs. of Majolica Pottery Teapot, Platters, Plates, F. Onnange Pitcher Etc, Excellent Selection of Mid-1800’s Staffordshire Creamware Farmer’s Motto Mugs (Some w/ Frogs), Mettlach Pottery Beer Pitcher w/ Glasses, Extremely Collectible John Jessiman Pottery Tea Kettle (1963-1996 Professor of Art- State Univ. Cortland, NY), Jug Nice Collection of Carnival Chalkware Figures, Gouda Dresser Box, Selection of Sunderland Luster, Jackfield Staffordshire Pitcher w/ King & Queen of England,

Musical Instruments: Several Quality Guitars (Gretsch Electromatic Bigsby Mod. G5420T in Case, Seagull Amber Trail CW Mini Jumbo Mod. SG-T35 6 String signed Godin, Manito by Great Music Inc. 6 String In Case - Mod. DRW9823 EQ BLS, Ebig 4 String Mod. EQ 7545R in Blue & Oscar Schmidt Acoustic 12 string Mod. FC07070 2428. Several Trumpets in Cases (Conn Reconditioned In Case w/ Mute, Schill Mod 17001 in Case, Braun Mini Lark M4088N in Case & Wurzburg Flugel)

Pedal Cars & Bicycles: Approx. 25+ As Found Pedal Cars, Tractors, Fire Trucks & Airplanes by Several Makers to include AMF, Garton etc. (Air Knight Airplane, AMF Sky Lark, US Air Force Jeep, 1960 Mark V, V-Room X-15, AMF Fire Fighter Fire Trucks and More.

Bicycles to Include- Sun Recumbent Bicycle - Like New, Diamond Back 20 Speeds - Like New (Mens & Womens), Schwinn, Columbia Balloon Tire, Dunelt, Hawthorne MW, Robin Hood, Auto Bike Racks, AFX Bike Helmet etc. Also Several Toy Red Wagons.

Artwork, Maps & Related: Framed 1785 Fantastic Indian Nation Map of the United States of America “Agreeable to the Peace of 1783” - “Published as the act directs June 5th, 1785 by C. Dilly &G. Robinson - London - Wm. Darten Se. Tottenham, Neat 1917 St. Lawrence River Maps on Canvas w/ Coastal Charts of Lake Ontario, 1856 Railroad & Telegraph Lines Map of the United States -Published by Jacob Monk, Lincoln Family Engraving in Oval Frame, Framed Denton Fish Prints, Framed J W Audubon Print Plate # 22 of Columbian Black Tailed Deer - Printed by J. T. Bowen - Phila., St. Lawrence Area Watercolor by Owen Wexler, Water Color of Jonquils by Carol Cymbor, Water Color of Sheep in Meadow by A R Hill

Advertising & Related: Early 10 Cent Standup Coke Machine (Model WB78 - K6-D, 7.5 Amps), Early “Red Stamps” Hanging Sign in Swing Frame, Early Photographers Seat Walking Stick,

Collection of Early Wooden Schoenhut Circle Animals, Chrome Airplane Cigarette Lighter, Primitive Tool to Chop the Heads Off Chickens, Yes, That’s Right., 2015 Phantom 2 Vision Roto Drone in Case - Like New, Cast Cement Lawn Jockey, 1960-1970 Unusual Space Age Eltron Co. Portable Tape Player w/ AM/FM Multiplex Radio - Mod 2001 in Orig. Box - Neat!!, Nice 4’ by 7’ Kerman Oriental Carpet, Early Federal Burled Tea Caddy, Cat Licking Paw Iron Doorstop, 2 Waterford Crystal Clocks, Dolls to Include K Star R 36 -100 Bent Limb Baby w/ Compo Body, German Bisque Marked “E” Made in Germany 149 w/ Jointed Compo Body, Sm. Compo Baby Doll, Tim Red Cross Toy Wagon, Die Cast Metal Masters Fire Truck, Cast Iron Cars, Neat Embroidered Chinese Shoe for Bound Feet w/ Provenance, Several Neat Displayed Repro Revolvers of Kit Carson, Bill Hickok, Billy The Kid, Wyatt Earp & Jesse James, Neat Displayed Franklin Mint Collection of Sheriff Badges, Sony Play Station 3 w/ Games (Rock Smith, NCAA Basketball 10, Nascar 2011, Fight Lights Out, Sports Champions & Need for Speed Pro Street), Logan Model 650 Professional Mat Cutter System, Precut Mats, Many New Picture Frames etc. 



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Auctioneers Note: If you are not able to attend this auction but wish to bid on items being offered, please record any or all Absentee Bids with us any day prior to day of auction. Thank You! 

Your Auctioneers:
Jerry Wilcox & Benny Hodkinson
We Also Own & Operate
(10,000 Sq. Feet of Displayed w/ TRUE Antiques & Collectibles.  A Museum Where Everything is for Sale at Great Prices!!)
Location: at 79 Cortland Street Rt.11N
Marathon, New York 13803
Call us at: 1-607-849-6305