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Timothy J. Gould, Licensed Maine Auctioneer,  Maine Auctioneer's License # AR1038






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SATURDAY JULY 13 (Fine Antiques, Artwork and Household items) & SUNDAY JULY 14 (Antique Cars, Engines, Motorcycles, Tools, Machinery and the like) in EAST MADISON, MAINE.

This truly NOSTALGIC MAINE EXPERIENCE will be the auction sale of

THE ESTATE of the late Mr. GLEN & Mrs. PAT HOLDEN, to be held at their lovely two hundred sixty acre farm with its ca. 1817 "Cape" style home with TWO LARGE BARNS and SEVERAL out-buildings.

DAY ONE SATURDAY JULY 13 will include ANTIQUES & FINE ART (with freshly picked additions), COLLECTIBLES, CLEAN USED FURNITURE & HOUSEHOLD ITEMS, MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS and MUCH MORE!!!! Highlights in their categories include: PERIOD COUNTRY and FORMAL FURNITURE:  An Outstanding Small 18th Century Red Painted Hanging Spice Cupboard having a Scalloped Top, Single Raised Panel Door and face molded, compartmented interior; A superior Green and Black Smoke Decorated Maine Blanket Box; An EXQUISITE & BOLD Farmington, Maine Paint Decorated Combed Arrow Back Armed Rocking Chair attributed to Daniel Stewart; Fine Maine BOLDLY Paint Decorated Red & Black 4 Drawer Chest with splash; Outstanding Formal Mahogany Queen Anne Dish Top Candle Stand; Excellent Maine Bronze Stenciled Red and Black Painted Decorated Wash Stand; Outstanding signed Gorham, Maine Paint Decorated Maine One Drawer Turned Leg Stand having Red and Black Graining with Green Painted Borders; Early Counter Top Desk w Pigeon Holes in Original Red Paint; Pennsylvania style Deacon's Bench in original green paint and stenciled decoration; Maine Boldly Paint Decorated One Drawer Stand; Mustard Yellow Red & Black Paint Decorated Maine Dressing Table with striping; Hanging Wall Shelf with Folk Art Carved Reticulated Sides; Folk Art Carved Whale Weathervane; Fine Maine Red & Black Paint Decorated Hoop Skirt Ladderback Rocker; Boot Jack Ended Blanket Chest in Original Paint and Decoration; Tall 18th Century Fan Back Windsor Side Chair; A fine Sheraton Reed Leg Pembroke Table with Drawer; Superbly Carved Document Box in Original Red; Open Hanging Corner Cupboard with shaped top and bottom; (2) Outstanding Parquetry Inlaid Parlor Tables; Queen Anne Tilt Top Candle Stand; Matched Set of Five Early (4 side 1 armchair) Blue Painted and Stencil Decorated Fine American Empire Sofa with Eagle Carved Crest and Bangor, Maine provenance, Carved Legs and Brass Paw Feet; and Hairy American Sheraton Period "Fancy" Chairs; Deacon's Bench; Matched Pair of Period Bannister Back Side Chairs; Unusual Two Drawer Lift Top Stand with compartmental well; Reverse Painted Sheraton Mirrors; Set of 4 "Birdcage" Windsor Side Chairs; No. 3 Armed Shaker Rocker; Hooded Cradle in Original Red Paint; Period Windsor Arm and Side Chairs; Set of 6 Plank Seated Chairs w stenciled decoration; Small Early Watercolor Memorial; Federal Period Tea Table with Carved Base; Country Queen Anne Side Chair in Red Paint; Early Trundle Bed; 1950s Eagle Weathervane; Ladder Back Childs Rocker; Child's Rabbit Ear Side Chair; Clean Working Upright Mahogany Victrola "78" Phonograph & Records; Small Oak Ice Box; Slant Lid Oak Larkin Desk and more!! FOLK ART, PRIMITIVES and COUNTRY ACCESSORIES:  An OUTSTANDING Small MAINE Paint Decorated Document Box having its original red ground with remarkable red, yellow, green and black foliate side and front decoration and an EYE DAZZLING floral & vine decorated domed top; The most amazing TINY (3  1/4" long) SHAKER BOX in its original and breathtaking BITTERSWEET RED PAINT; SUPERB & EARLY Carved, Gilded and Painted Free Standing American Eagle attributed to the Philadelphia Wood Carver WILLIAM RUSH;  A Fine and Remarkably Carved Red Painted Flat Top Document Box; A Superb Red, White & Blue Painted Maine Checkerboard; A Fine Painted Maine Parcheesi Board; Large 4' Carved, Gilded and Painted American Eagle by Boston Art Carving Co.; A Wonderful Early Architectural Watercolor thought to be from NEWPORT, R.I. depicting "WILLIAM SISSON ICE CREAM & CONFECTIONERY SALOON" with its American Flag prominently displayed; A wonderful Flying Snow Goose Whirligig in outstanding original paint; A HUGE Early Copper Tea Kettle which was likely a Trade Sign; A SUPERB SELECTION of painted ADVERTISING SIGNS to include: Early "B. CARPENTER DRESSMAKER",  "Chinchilla Ranch"' "Wiseman Ice Cream" (Lewiston, Maine), "HOLMAN'S", "OUT FOR THE ENGINES", "PORTER PAINTS", Fine selection of Large & Early Wallpaper Hat Boxes; Excellent selection of EARLY Maine PAINTED PANTRY BOXES; Several Folk Art Carvings to include Lion, Mink and others; Early Architectural Folk Art Painting of a Maine "Cape" Style home; Small Maine Grain Painted Dome Top Document Box; Outstanding Paint Decorated Mustard Painted Fireplace Bellows; Early Sheet Iron Arrow Weathervane on original wooden spire; Early Whale oil Lanterns; Unusual & Very Early Kerosene Lantern; Large Maine Wooden Clipper Ship Weathervane;  Maine Red & Black Paint Decorated Boot Jack Ended Blanket Chest; Large Maine Rosewood Grained Green Striped Dome Top Box; (3) Maine Chip Carved Knitty Knottys; Superb 36 Hole Pewter Candle Mold in Original Boot Jack Ended Wooden Frame; Superb Selection of Early Painted Pantry Boxes; Large collection of Early Cutting Boards to include figural and painted examples; Wax Fruit ensemble under a glass dome, Mustard Yellow Painted and Stenciled Wooden Egg Crate; Rare Double Seated Childs Push Sled in Outstanding Original Paint; Early Zinc Lion Head; Whirligig with Sawyer; Matched Pair of Small & Early Paint Decorated Portrait Frames; Fine Dated 1829 Miniature Watercolor Portrait signed D.B. Lynch; Wonderful Early Cast Iron Spittoon in the form of a Top Hat; Large Stenciled and Painted Tin Cylinder Roll Tea Box; Small Painted Wooden Money Wheel; Folk Art Carved Walking Stick; Nicely Carved Wooden Butter Stamps & Molds; Smal Wooden Fish Weathervane; Old Carved and Painted Folk Art Bi-Plane; Small Wooden Fish Weathervane; Rosemaled Bride's Box; Tin Kitchenware and Kitchen Tools  and more!! EARLY AMERICAN BASKETS: Large Early Cheese Basket; Covered Feather Basket in Early Blue Paint; Several Superb Buttocks Baskets to include a rare Triple Lobed example; Miniature Splint and Buttocks Baskets; Swing and Double Handle Baskets; Small Early Cheese Basket and much more! WORKING DECOYS and MINIATURES: A Carved Miniature Chickadee stamped WENDELL GILLEY; much more!  MOCHA WARE and EARLY PORCELAINS: An and much more!!  PAINTINGS and other ARTWORK: FOUR (4) Recently Discovered and IMPORTANT WARTINME (signed & dated 1945) Oil Paintings by the FILIPINO Artist FERNANDO AMORSOLO (1892-1972) to include a rare and extremely moving portrait of a terrified mother with suckling child, fleeing a battle site....also (2) Manila War Ravaged Street Scenes and a Filipino genre scene of a father and child atop a bull;  Important Original Framed Miniature Watercolor Portrait by JAMES SANFORD ELLSWORTH of the Connecticut GOVERNOR HENRY LEAVITT ELLSWORTH; Several Outstanding Miniature Watercolor Portraits on Ivory and Paper including signed examples by artists "PERIN" (Louis Lie Perin - Salbreus), "D. Lynch Pinxt 1828"; A by OOB of Seascape of PROUTS NECK, MAINE; (2) Charming Small Primitive Landscape Paintings with buildings and people; signed "E.M. LYNES ARTIST"; (2) Large Framed Primitive Landscape Oil Paintings with fishermen, people and animals; Several Vermont Watercolors and much more!! EARLY NAUTICAL ITEMS: A fine large Ships Portrait of the Belfast, Maine built Schooner SUSAN N. PICKERING by WILLIAM PIERCE STUBBS; Important GREENVILLE, MAINE - Moosehead Lake Double Sided Wooden Sign "COBURN STEAMBOAT CO."; Several Early Half Hulls; Ship Dioramas; Two Small Carved and Painted Wall Hanging Nautical Dioramas in the form of Life Preservers containing relief carvings of the S.S. ACADIA and the S.S. NEW YORK; A fine and early Sea Captain's Folding Slate Tablet; (2) Fine BREWER, MAINE (built) SCHOONER Storage Boxes in Old Green Paint with bold yellow lettered decoration reading: "Schr. AUGUSTA W. SNOW" and "Schr. MELISSA TRASK" (built 1880);  Sword Fish Bladed Sword with fine painted pommel and grip;  and much more!!  ANTIQUE FIREARMS & MILITARIA: A fine Civil War "Bull Barrel "Sniper's Rifle by W.M. Lawrence with 45th Massachusetts Reg't provenance; Another Superb "Bull Barrel" Percussion Rifle with a Lancaster, PA Tiger Maple StoSpringfield Model 1869 "Trapdoor" Musket; WW2 Nazi Dagger with Sheath; Rare German WW2 Painted Wooden Sign warning of Mine Field; Group of Civil War field items belonging to Pvt. Theodore Renner of the 205th PA Reg't including manuals, his field flatware set, a rare Abraham Lincoln post assassination pamphlet, his leather percussion cap pouch, his GAR Medals and more; Civil War Model 1855 Bayonet & Scabbard; Large Bowie Knife; and more!!  AMERICAN INDIAN ITEMS: A Fine Early Carved Maine Indian Club w Human Effigy Head; Several Early Coiled Indian Baskets; Old Yei Rug; Several fine Pairs of Snowshoes; Navajo Rugs and Mats; Early Yei Rug; and more!!  GLASS, CHINA, POTTERY & BOTTLES: (3) Seaweed Decorated Mocha Child's Mugs; Seaweed Decorated Mocha Pitcher;  and more!! AMERICAN STONEWARE and REDWARE: A RARE 2 Gallon DOUBLE POLLINATING BIRD JUG signed A.A. GIBBS; RARE 6 Gallon Bird Crock by E.A. Buck - Boston; Fine Large& Early "Remmey" style Cobalt Decorated Batter Pitcher; One Gallon Fort Edward, NY Bird Jug; Maine Redware Jug; Redware Coin Bank; Redware Food Mold;  and more!! RUSTIC, CAMP, SPORTING and ADIRONDACK:  A fine Pair of signed Paris, Maine Wooden Jumping Skis;  Relief Carved Wall Hanging Plaque with Owl;   and more!  RUGS, QUILTS and TEXTILES:  A Superb Selection of American Quilts to include Floral, Geometric, Album, Friendship, Crib and other examples; Superb EARLY Homespun Wool Blanket with needlework decoration; Fine selection of OLD HOOKED RUGS to include geometric, floral and figural patterns; Fine Braided Rugs; Several EARLY Oriental Rugs including prayer and Caucasian examples; Labeled Grenfell Mat; Early Home Spun Coverlet in blue; Overshot Coverlet in Red, White and Blue;  and more!  EARLY FIREPLACE and HEARTH TOOLS: Outstanding 18th Century Knife Blade Andiron; Early Wrought Iron Full Standing  Double Candle Torchiere; Early Wafering Iron; Early Fancy Wrought Iron Toaster; Early "Goose Neck" Andirons; and more! AMERICAN CLOCKS:  A Rare Forestville, CT Carved Eagle Splat Mantle Clock; Fine Waterbury Crystal Regulator; Excellent Early 20th Century Weight Driven Banjo Clock signed KILLAM & CO. PAWTUCKET, R.I.; Gingerbread Shelf Clocks; and more! ANTIQUE RADIOS:  Atwater Kent Model 60 with Original External Speaker; Temple 930s Floor Model; Small Model 470 Clarion "Bee Hive"; RCA Model 4x; Radiola; Early "TUSKA" Radio Receiver; Crosley Model 51;and more!! MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS:  A collection of vintage, antique and modern brass and stringed instruments to include: Saxophones, Flutes, Trumpets, Trombones, Coronets & Clarinets by such makers as Bundy, Selmer, Vito, Elkhart, Yamaha, H.N. White, Conn, Lucerne of Paris, Boosey & Hawes, Evette & Schaeffer, Evette, G. Preufer, Carl Fisher, Reso-Tone, Gemeinhardt, H. Bettoney, L. Vanotti. Stringed instruments by such makers as Egmond, Decca, Hopf, Silvertone, Harmony, RARE SIGNED 1854 VIOLIN by ASHBURNHAM, MASSACHUSETTS maker SAMUEL BROOKS; Moderb Electric Keyboards including Yamaha PSR-210, Casio CTL-631,    USED FURNITURE , HOUSEHOLD GOODS & BOX LOTS (TO BE SOLD STARTING AT 9 A.M.):  A fine selection of CLEAN used furniture to include reproduction Country Furniture such as a fine painted Pine Step Back Open Top Cupboard in Windsor Green; Windsor Green Painted Two Door Jelly Cupboard; NEARLY NEW UPHOLSTERED FURNITURE including Wing Chairs, Sofas and the like; Bureaus, Desks, End Tables, Side Tables, Several Clean Rocking Chairs; Custom Trestle Style Dining Table; Set 4 Ladder Back Dining Chairs; Lots of Stereo Equipment; Linens; Knick Knacks; Dishes Linens, Appliances, HUGE LOT of MODERN CHRISTMAS ITEMS, MANY BOX LOTS including dishware, modern crockery, books, kitchenware,  and much, much, more! ITEMS of SPECIAL INTEREST:  Superb Horse Drawn "CUTTER" Sleigh with label plate from SOUTH NORRIDGEWOCK, MAINE;  Early wooden cased Brass Table Top Telescope on  Tripod; A framed 1883 SOLON, MAINE Theatrical Broadside; Frame Maine Advertising Sign "HARBOR BRAND SARDINE"; Fine Original 1821 RI Stage Coach Broadside; Fine Singer "Featherweight" Sewing Machine in Original Case; Unusual "Boston Blacking Co." Shoe Shine Cabinet; Large Pair of Early Hearse Carriage Lights; Pocket Watches; Costume Jewelry; Toy Trains and Parts; Superb PATENT MODEL of Horse Drawn Planter; A selection of Octavo size J.J. Audubon prints; 5 Asian Snuff Bottles; and more!

For Additional Information Please Call 207-362-6045. Day of Sale Only 207-582-3223. 15% Buyers Premium. PAYMENT TERMS: Cash or Pre-approved check. Out of State Buyers Should Provide Bank Letter of Credit, If Not Known to the Auctioneer. Timothy J. Gould, Auctioneer, Maine Auctioneer’s License #AR1038. Auctions will be Catered.

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