1974 DeTomaso Pantera
4 – DAY ESTATE & ANTIQUE AUCTION
The Estates of Nancy Reeves, Wilbur Dieters, Michael Clay Zahratka, Glen Huston and Others
Located at the LaGrange County 4-H Fairgrounds, 1030 E 075 N
WEDNESDAY – THURSDAY – FRIDAY – SATURDAY
MAY 20TH TO MAY 23RD, 2015
Wednesday – Friday starting at 4:00pm EST
Saturday starting at 9:00am EST
WEDNESDAY, MAY 20TH – DAY #1
AUTOS – FURNITURE – SILVER – ADVERTISING – ART – JEWELRY – ANTIQUES
AUTOS: 1974 DeTamaso Pantera sportscar with only 28,000 miles with Ford 351 engine, all original; 1931 Ford Model A Roadster in excellent condition; 1930 Ford Model A five window coupe; 1930 Model A pickup; 2006 Cadillac STS with only 61000 miles; FURNITURE: corner cabinets; plantation desk; walnut cylinder bookcase secretary; walnut bookcase secretary; early step back cupboard with original blue milk paint; step back cupboards; Gustav Stickley Mission oak rocker; Oakcraft Mission oak shelf; oak hall tree with bench; dry sinks; oak ice box; oak triple curved glass china cabinet; 2 mahogany vitrines; oak shipping clerks desk; counter top showcases; barber’s showcase; wardrobes; lamp tables; set of 4 nice oak print back chairs; porcelain top kitchen table and 4 chairs; leaded and stained glass windows; J.P. Coats oak spool cabinet; SILVER: 2000+ OZ. OF STERLING SILVER – 13 sets of flatware – Tiffany, Wallace, Oneida, Towle, International, Heirloom and others; large selection of sterling flatware serving pieces and other flatware; souvenir spoons; candleabras; candle holders; serving pieces; napkin rings; mugs; compotes; dresser sets and 100’s more pieces; silver plate – Victorian egg cup servers; figural napkin rings; epergne; pickle castors; butter dishes; figural toothpick holders; castor bottle sets; compotes; mechanical trinket boxes; teasets and many more; ADVERTISING: RARE Racine Tires sign; Conkey’s Poultry sign; Coca-Cola – button, cooler, thermometer and trays; Orange Crush bottle thermometer; Prestone Anti Freeze thermometer; Mobil Oil Pegasus horse porcelain sign; very early porcelain barber pole – 7′ 5”; rare Mae West “Goin to Town” movie poster; 1912 Fair posters and more; ART: large selection of oil paintings by such artists as – Ugo Manaresi (Italy 1851-1917); Judson Tunison; George W. Nicholson (Pennyslvania 1832-1912); George Hetzel (Pennsylvania 1829-1899); Donald Stanley Vogel; Jules Giradet; Bryan Tarlton; L.M. Briggs and many others; Wallace Nutting prints; pencil drawings and other art; JEWELRY: estate jewelry including 14kt gold and diamond rings; Miriam Haskell; Eisenberg; sterling haircombs; ANTIQUES: Huson Motorship ships binnacle; 2 brass ships telegraphs; wood and brass ships wheel; ship and railroad lanterns; 2 large Enterprice cast iron coffee grinders, one floor model; early 18th c. copper roof finial; oriental rugs; hook rugs; bronzes – Alliott ewer and others; cast iron door stops; lighting; tramp art; Cloisonne; music boxes – Regina and others; crockery; CDV Civil War album and more;
THURSDAY, MAY 21ST – DAY #2
LEHMANN: AmPol, New Century Cycle; Oho car; Tut Tut; Ehe & Co. delivery truck; African Ostrich & cart; Paddy Pig; Climbing Monkey; Balky Mule; Lobster; MARX: Busy Bridge, Jumpin Jeep, College Car, Jalopy, Rocket Racer, Buck Rogers, Speed Boy cycle, Mother Goose, NYC, Mercury Streamline train, Midget tank, Somstepa Jigger, Spic & Span Band, Dapper Dan Jigger, Jiving Jigger, Hey Hey Chicken Snatcher, Amos & Andy, Donald Duck Duet, Hootin Haunted House, Frankenstein, Sparkling Warship, Sam the Gardener, Popeye & Parrots, Knock Out Champs, Joe Penner and others; UNIQUE ART: GI Joe, Rodeo Joe, Flying Circus, Jazbo Jim, Lil Abner Dog Patch Band, Lincoln Tunnel; STRAUSS: Ham & Sam Minstrel Band, Tambo Alabama Jigger, Jazbo Jim, Knock Out Prize Fighters, Jenny Bulking Mule; ROBOTS: rare Haji Space Trooper with box, Yoshiya Moon Explorer, Sparking Robot, Atomic Robot, Nomura Zoomer, Space Explorer, Mr. Mercury, Robert the Robot; FISHER PRICE: collection of 90+ Fisher Price wood pull toys – Rock-A-Bye Bunny, Donald Duck, Dumbo, Mickey Mouse and many others; OTHER TOYS: Chein Popeye and others; American Flyer windup trains; Arcade cast iron Allis Chalmers tractor; LuMar; Wolverine; Wyandotte; Marline; Lindstrom; Battery operated toys; several tin litho windups new in boxes; A&M Floradora bisque doll; friction cars; and many others toys. The majority of this collection is from the Michael Clay Zahratka Estate, a long time toy collector.
FRIDAY, MAY 22ND – DAY #3
ART POTTERY – FENTON – GLASS – CHINA – FAIRY LAMPS
250+ ROSEVILLE POTTERY: jardinieres & pedestals, floor vases, ewers, vases, baskets, teasets, lemonade sets, jardinieres, planters, console bowls, candle holders and more in many patterns – Blackberry, Cherry Blossom, Sunflower, Wisteria, Laurel, Bushberry, Foxglove, Clematis, Poppy, Pinecone, Water Lily, Fuschia, Snowberry, Magnolia, White Rose, Zephyr Lily, Cosmos, Apple Blossom, Iris, Peony, Freesia, Bleeding Heart, Moss, Donatello, Columbine, Mock Orange, Cameo, Gardenia, Jonquil and others;
ART POTTERY: Rookwood; Weller; McCoy; Peters & Reed; Gouda; Zsolnay; VanBriggle; Bauer; Hull Bowknot; Fiesta and more; 20+ FENTON GLASS EPERGNES: Rosalene, Burmese, Topaz, Aqua crest, Amethyst crest, rose crest, amethyst snow crest, opalescent diamond lace in several colors, several opalescent hobnail – plum and other; glossy burmese and more; 250+ FENTON GLASS: an outstanding collection of Fenton glass including water sets, vases, covered dishes including some Connoisseur pieces – plum opalescent hobnail, apple blossom, burmese, rare satin cranberry daisy & fern water set; 3 lamps – 2 burmese and one cranberry daisy and fern 3 tier; topaz; emerald green opalescent hobnail punch set and many other pieces, the finest Fenton glass collection we have every sold; GLASS: Tiffany gold iridescent pitcher, salt dip and toothpick holders; Steuben gold aurene winde decanter and cordials; Loetz art glass pitcher with silver top and red vase with brass top; Val St. Lambert cameo vase; Charder LaVerre French cameo ewer; Galle French cameo vase; Venetian glass pitcher; Cambridge Crown Tuscan; American Fostoria; Heisey baskets; Murano figures; Greentown chocolate glass large Serenade pitcher; Mt. Washington peachblow pitcher; barber bottles; Wavecrest; perfume bottles; paperweights – Perthshire, Whitefriars, Baccarat, Murano; pickle castor; Blinko; bride’s basket; carnival glass; 60+ FAIRY LAMPS: Mt. Washington
burmese, Webb burmese, Cranberry Nailsea, Clarke 5 lite, Clark 2 lite with cut glass base, 3 lite; and many others, a great collection.
SATURDAY, MAY 23 DAY #4
2000+ PIECES OF MAJOLICA
GEORGE JONES – MINTON – HOLDCROFT – MASSIER – WEDGWOOD – ETRUSCAN – OTHERS
GEORGE JONES: strawberry servers, pitchers, teapot, castle jardiniere; plates, serving trays, butterfly tray, MINTON: game dish, oyster plate, jardiniere, amphora vase, figures, Tower jug, HOLDCROFT: teapot, plates, trays, compotes, pitchers, cheese keeper and more; MASSIER: jardinieres, basket, planters, plates and more; WEDGWOOD: game dish, pitchers, plates, platters, basket and more: ETRUSCAN: shell and seaweed humidor, leaf trays, butter pats, compotes, spittoon, pitchers and more; HUMIDORS – MATCH STRIKERS: large collection of humidors including monkey, alligator, frog, buffalo, dogs, people heads, Terra Cotta figural humidors, animals, people heads, porcelain figural humidors and more; figural match striker collection including Palmer Cox Brown – policeman, sailor and Uncle Sam; other matchstrikers – Indians, frogs, pigs, animals, people and more;
OTHER MAJOLICA: oyster plates, pitchers, plates, platters, compotes, butter pats, sardine boxes, butter dishes, vases; jardinieres, figures, asparagus plates and servers; cheese keepers; figural pitchers; teapots and more.
AUCTIONEERS NOTE: This is one of the finest auctions we have had with all items fresh to the market from numerous estates and private collections across the country. Don’t miss this auction.
TERMS: Cash or check with 10% buyers premium. MC & VISA 13% buyers premium.
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HOTELS – CAMPING: Blue Gate Garden Inn 800-545-4725, Farmstead Inn 260-768-4595, Holiday Inn Express 260-562-3660. Camping is available at the LaGrange County 4-H Fairgrounds 260-463-3826.
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