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VERY LARGE QUALITY VICTORIA DAY ESTATES AUCTION HOLIDAY 
               MONDAY MAY 22ND, 2017 AT BEST WESTERN IN TRURO

          VIEWING 9:30 AM;  JEWELRY 10:15-11 AM; MAIN AUCTION AT 11 AM

                        Exit 13 off TCH 102 and proceed towards Truro a couple blocks to Tim Hortons, then Left onto Willow St 2 blocks to Hotel on the Left
We are pleased to announce that we have been favoured with instructions to sell contents of the neat old Mount Thom home of Mrs. Jean Irving, containing early and unusual items.  Mrs Irving was well know for her Restoration Work, Artistry and Training of English Pointer Dogs (just to name a few of her many accomplishments).  She also piped with the Chateauguay & Cornwall Pipe Bands in her former years.  Mrs. Irving was very knowledge in antiques and a connoisseur of same reflected in the contents of her home including Early Quebec Corner Cupboard & Leather Bound 1739 Bible.  ALSO featured in this auction are items found as-is of a fine old County Farmhouse in the area with wonderful old Quartered Oak Furnishings and Early Bagpipes plus Artwork & select items from the MacLean, Atwood & Park local Estates & Old Jewelry from the Estate of Mary Angelina MacDonald including:

OLD FURNITURE: Early Furnishings inc Quebec Pine Corner Cupboard; Pembroke Table; Blanket Boxes; Pine River John Cupboard; Mah Console Table alleged to be Nisbet; Col Co Bonnet Chest; Tall Bookcase w/Glazed Doors; Lovely Array of Old Oak Furnishings inc Ornate Sideboard, China Cabinet, Farmhouse Table & 6 Chairs; Dropfront Desk; Bureaus/Chests/Nite Tables/Bed/Chiffonier;1-dr Window Seat; Eastlake Bdrm Set; Mission Armchair, Rocke & 3-dr Desk; Nice Old Mahogany Furnishings inc Beautiful Needlepoint Firescreen; Dropfront Secretarial, Grapeback Diamond Tuft Rocker, Ornate Parlour Tables; 1920 attractive Brass Plant Stands; Old Wire Plantstand; Old Wingback; CONTEMPORARY: Almost New Pale Paisley Loveseat; Repro Cupboard; Upbeat New Armchair; VINTAGE: 1970 Stylized Moulded Hand Chair; All original Deco Studio Couch & Armchairs; Deco Tables; Old Wringer Washer;

DISHES/ORNAMENTS: Lg Set Royal Albert “Lavender Rose”; Sterling Carving Set; Various Nippon Pcs; Shelley C/S; Silverplate Tea Set & Chests "Lady Hamilton" Flatware; Antique Table Cruet Set; Cranberry; Meindl Figurine; Several Royal Doultons; Sgd Inuet Soapstone Hunter; 1920s Bronze Virgin Mary Bust on Plaque;
Crocks & Jugs inc Rare WF
Linton Truro Merchant Jug; Chamber Set;

PAINTINGS/MIRRORS: DEGARTHE Oils-on-Board (Peggy’s Cove/The Old garage/Wentworth 1966); JOHN COOK OOB Beach Scene; HANCOCK OOB Winter Lake Shore; DANNY MUNRO Watercolour; Lg Early OOC Portrait (as is); 1980 Serigraph; Pastel Nude Lady on Beach; Lg Mixed Media 1950; African Am Art Print; W Coast Dennis Indian Print; Daguerroetype/Antique Photos inc Male Ballet Dance; Convex Federal Mirror

SCOTTISH: Old Highland Bagpipes (pre 1940); Practice Chanter; Ladies Royal Stewart Kilt/Jacket/acc;

BOOKS/EPHEMERA: Lg 1739 Leather Bound Bible; 1865 Family Bibie (Glasgow); Horse Management; Antique Ref Books; Antique King Cole Tea Ink Blotters;

LIGHTING:  Beautiful Decorated Parlour Hanging Lamp (converted); Lg Old Pheonix Glass Lamp;

JEWELRY: 12 Gold Rings 10K to 18K inc Diamond, Amethyst, Pearl, one w/20 Garnets & Wedding Band; 14K Gold Bangle; 10K Gold Charm Bracelet; Loaded Sterling Charm Bracelets; Silver coin Bracelets; Sterling Mounted Cameo; Msc Sterling, Crystal & Jade Broaches/Earrings/Bracelets;

TEXTILES: 1920’s 6’ Persian Rug; Batik; Early Corduroy Crazy Quilt;

TOYS:  Lg 1930’s Dollhouse full of Wooden Furniture; 50’s Paceboard Octagon Dollhouse & original Furniture; Various Smalls inc Wooden Finger Puppets, Lg Metal Die Cast Cars as new in Boxes; Several Lots Old Lionel & Marx O Scale Electric Trains;

TOOLS:  Large Early Pine Chest full of Tools; Chest of Drills; Sets Old Hand Forged Hinges

CNR: Old RR Switcdh Lantern; CNR & CPR Lanterns one with Red Globe; Old Conductors Hat; Keys; Switch Lock; Insulator; Train Motive Pocket Watch; etc;

MISC: Early Diamond Dye Cabinet; Nice Array of Early Copper Pots & Pans; Archery Set; WW11 Search Light w/Orig Pamphlets; Military Badges; Barrels/Nets for Jigging; Lg Creamery Barrel; best Industrial Moulds from Maritime Steel; Plus Sz Mannequin; Antique Shaving Mirror; Lg Mounted Moose Horns; Butter Boxes; 1980 Stylized Black Bust on Stand; Antique Dr’s Scales; Women’s Head Hat Displays fr old Goodman Store; Artificial Legs; Victorian Brackets; Dresser Boxes; 1950 “Mermaid” Glass Shower Doors; Good 3-Tier Contemporary Glass/Iron Display; Old Nail Kegs; Snare & Bongo Drums; Planters & Wrigleys Jars;Alex Martin 3Pc & 4 Pc Split Cane Fishing Rods; Lg Globe Bubble Gum Machine; Antique Gamewelll Fire Alaarm Call Box; Antique Dayton General Store Scale; Cast Iron Trick Dog Mech. Bank; Carved Powder Horns; Antique Scoop made from Tree Burl; etc

A REALLY FINE AUCTION WITH LOTS OF ANTIQUES AND UNUSUAL ITEMS

TERMS: Cash, App Cks; Interac, MC, Visa – NO BUYERS PREMIUM 

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