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A & E PIDGEON AUCTIONS & APPRAISALS
Nova Scotia Auctions -- Cape Breton Auctions
 Maritime Canada Auctioneers

Durham, Nova Scotia
Ph:  902-485-5968
E-Mail:  info@pidgeonauctions.com

Mailing Address: PO Box 1083, Pictou, N.S. BOK1H0
Available Monday to Saturday inclusive from 8 am to 10 pm
  by appointment or by chance - NOT Sundays or Christmas Day

PLEASE NOTE:  We have installed a
 24-HOUR AUCTION INFORMATION HOTLINE -- 902-485-3333

 This line does not reach us directly, will not ring into the office/res  & no messages can be left at this number.   It is designed for one purpose only--to keep you informed of all current auction information, so that if you are en route and need time or place of an auction or directions how to get there - call this line; if you are in doubt whether an auction will go on due to weather conditions, call this number--all current auction information will be kept up-to-date on this line the last couple days before each auction
FOR LONG RANGE AUCTIONS, PLEASE CHECK THE "UPCOMING AUCTION" PAGE

NOTE: IF YOU WOULD PREFER TO SELL OUTRIGHT--WE   PURCHASE COMPLETE ESTATE, SMALL  LOTS, COLLECTIONS OR INDIVIDUAL ITEMS--ALMOST ANYTHING SALEABLE INC PAINTINGS, MILITARY, OLD MONEY, GOLD/SILVER, JEWELRY, MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, GUNS, SWORDS, OLD TOYS, TOOLS, OLD & NEW  FURNITURE, DISHES, ORNAMENTS, KITCHEN ITEMS, TEXTILES OF ALL SORTS INC QUILTS/WOOLLEN BLANKETS/LINENS/PRE-1950 HATS & CLOTHING, BOOKS, NEW ITEMS, ATTIC/BASEMENT/BARN CONTENTS, ETC, ETC.    
 

 
  LARGE QUALITY EASTER MONDAY ESTATES AUCTION
HOLIDAY, APRIL 2ND AT THE GLENGARRY BEST WESTERN HOTEL, WILLOW ST, TRURO
     VIEWING AT 10AM; JEWELRY AUCTION 10:30 - 11 (while viewing continues); MAIN AUCTION BEGINNING AT 11AM
Exit 13 off TCH 102 past Hospital to Tim Hortons Corner, then Left  onto Willow St for 2 blocks
WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE HAVE BEEN FAVOURED WITH INSTRUCTIONS TO SELL BEAUTIFUL CONTENTS FROM THE CONRAD ESTATE IN THE VALLEY,  THE HARRISON ESTATE NEAR NEW GLASGOW & SELECT ITEMS FROM THE DONAHUE, KNIGHT, RINGER & OTHER HOMES INC: 

FURNITURE: Ca 1840 Mahogany Cylinder Desk w/Birds Eye Maple int Drs; Early Nova Scotia 2-dr Lifttop Blanket Chest all orig;
Early Gameboard Tilttop Table; Early Pictou Co Country Sofa & Architect Table; Early 2-Dr Stand; Early Lifttop Blanket Chest in orig Green & Tall Cupboard/Wardrobe in orig Finish; Child-size Victorian Couch; Nice Old Mah tilttop Tables; Gorgeous Mahogany Breakfast Tables; Set 4 Walnut Finger carved Victorian Sidechairs; Old Golden Oak Dresser/Wardrobe; Ornate Oak Side-by-Side China Cabinet/Buffet; Victorian Walnut Sofa; Late 1800’s 4-dr long Burl Mah Buffet/China Closet; Walnut Hall Console & Mirror; Old Oak Dble Ped Desk & Swivel Chair & Quartered Oak Bowed Glass Corner China Cabinet; Old Oak Sideboard; Queen Anne Bench; Early 1900s Mah Loveseat prof reuph; Country Rocker; Old Glazed top Cupboard; Sq Farmhouse Table w/3 leaves; Set 6 Pressbacks/Leather Seats; Fireplace Bench; Pr Mission Chairs; Sleepy Hollow Chair; Reeded Pedestal; Burl Mah Barley Twist Shaving Mirror; Inlaid Walnut Dresser/wardrobe; Beautiful Oak Parlour Tables inc Cloverleaf/Heart & Sq. Mah Breakfront; Mah Dble Duncan Phyfe Table & 8 tall Queen Anne Chairs; Tall Old Mah Fireplace Mantle; Old NB Wooden Trunk; Pine 4-dr Chest; Mah Empire Breakfast Table;  Pr Wing Chairs; Sgd Gibbard Coffee/End/Nesting Tables; Contemporary Poster Bedroom Suite w/Wrought Iron Filigree (Queen Sz);

CHINA/CRYSTAL/SILVER/ORNAMENTS
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  80 Pc Set Wedgwood “Cathay” Fine Bone China inc Teapot;  80 Pc Set Old Spode Semi-Porcelain Dinnerware; Ca 1850 Welsh Porcelain & French Limoges Teasets; Imperial/Fr Porcelain Demitasses; Early Polychrome Cov Tureen/Platter; Sm Collection Nippon; Pinwheel Crystal Stemware/Serving Pcs;  Misc Torquay/Carnival/Depression/Goofus; Set Primary Colour Vintage Pyrex Mixing Bowls all Yellow; Old Ironstone Chamber Set; TRENTON Glass Cheese Bell & Water Pitcher; Chests Silverplated Flatware; Sterling Smalls; 2 Old Iridescent Art Glass Vases;  Early Opalescent Latticework Syrup & Amber Pickle Caster; Pr. Old Decorated Girandoles; Rare Ironwood Turtle; Meindls; Black Ragtime Band; Royal Doultons “Milkmaid”, “Country Lass”, “Nancy”;  Blown Glass; Jardiniere;

CROCKERY:  Gingerbeers: Standard Soda (Yarmouth); 2 Wilson & Sullivan; James Roue; Indian Beer Wm Gibbon (Halifax); Havelock NB & Sussex; Old Crocks/Jugs/Churn/Bean Pot;

MUSICAL: Mason & Rich Apt Sz Piano & Seat; Old Violin

BOOKS/EPHEMERA: Old 2 Vol Art of Florence; Album of Appx 500 Old Postcards (mostly Greeting);  Alice in Wonderland; 185 Overseas Battalion Songs; 1897 Eatons Xmas catalogue;

ADVERTISING: 1920s Visible Clear Vision Gas Pump (appx 8' tall); 1882 Painted Zinc Beer Sign; 1949 Gulf Pride Sign; 1962 Dr Pepper Button; Old Enamel “No Smoking” Sign; Lighted Shell Sign; Painted Indian Motorcycle Sign;  Irving Pump Oil Barrel; Jamaica Rum Adv Counter Rubber; Ammo Crate; Coke Adv Board;  Lg Pepsi Mirror;


TIMEPIECES
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High-end Antique Cuckoo Clock; Gingerbread; Early Wall Clock  


LIGHTING:  Old Oil Lamps inc Blue Feather Duster Finger Lamp, Bradley & Hubbards Parlour Lamp; Aladdin Lincoln Drape; Rayo w/Green Shade; White Aladdin, Parlour Lamp w/Painted Scenery, Brass Finger Lamp, Cast Iron Bracket Lamp w/Mercury Reflector;
Elaborate Old Metal Cupie Figural Lamp w/Tulip Style Elec Light. Slag Glass Lamp; Vintage Fenton Glass Tablelamps; Lg Cranberry Contemp Table Lamps; Cranberry Shade;

 

ARTWORK:  VanMeer (Hfx) Oil & Watercolour; OOB Peggys Cove—Liam; Several Oils & Watercolours;  Macaskills; MacLeod; MacKenzies; Needlepoints;

 

TEXTILES:  1800’s Irish Flag of heavy Linen; Quilts; Area Rugs;

 

OLD TOYS:  Wolverine Adding Machine; Chicken Push Toy w/Flapping Wings; Early Cast Iron Banks—Hounddog/Horse/Duck;

 

OLD STORE ITEMS: Porcelain Syrup Dispenser; 2 Old Blue Seltzer Bottles; Scales/Victorian String Holder/Paper Roller;

 

RR ITEMS: Signal Lamps; CNR Lanterns & Wall Lamp;  

 

JEWELRY: 10K Gold Rings; Antique Sterling/Amethyst Bracelet; Loaded Sterling Charm Bracelets; Sgd Christian Dior Chocker; Vintage Compacts; etc

 

MISC: Old Stagecouch Strongbox; Old Sundial; Vintage Chrome Airplane Console Ashtray; Spotting Scope; 1925 3’ Dia Lighthouse Mirror; Antique Stained Glass Gothic Window; Moose Call; Copper Bedwarmer; Old Dial Phones; Candlestick Phone; Baskets; Old Brass Cigar Lighter; Carvings; Vintage Canoe Paddles; Old Codfish Hooks; Antique Woodpecker Toothpick Holder; Brass Bound Foldup Rules; Old Chain Mesh Purse; Mother-of-Pearl Opera Glasses; 35mm Minolta Camera w/Extras; Adj Glass FP Screen AND MUCH MORE

 

A VERY FINE AUCTION W/SEVERAL QUALITY PIECES.  TERMS: CASH, APP CKS, INTERAC, MC, VISA – NO BUYERS PREM. 

 

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