Classic Thanksgiving Antiques Auction
Friday & Saturday November 29th & 30th
Friday November 29th 12:00 P.M.
Saturday November 30th 9:00 A.M.
200 Year Collection of Society Hill Family: Thirty-one inch, First Edition No. 14 Bronze by James Earl Fraser “The End of Trail”, Plains Indian Painted Pictorial Buffalo Hide Robe, Life-size Hayward, Barlett & Co. Chesapeake Bay Retriever Cast Iron Dog , Tiffany Diamond Jewelry, Period Furniture, James Peale Painting, Freemont Ellis , Philadelphia Ephemera, Civil War Currency, Victorian Sterling, Rare Oriental Rugs, much more.
RHOADS & RHOADS AUCTION CENTER
SPRING CITY, PA.
Directions: 20 Bonnie Brae Road (Rt. 724), Spring City, Pa
BRONZE: “The End of the Trail” by James Earle Fraser, 31” signed, cast at Roman Bronze Works Foundry, Brooklyn, N.Y., first edition No. 14 (of 33 known), also Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington figure of Standing Borzoi on rock form base aluminum sculpture, signed Roman Bronze Works Foundry, Brooklyn, N.Y. and other small bronzes.Rare Life Size Cast Iron Chesapeake Bay Retriever by Hayward, Barlett & Co. one of four known to exist. .
PAINTINGS: Edmund Darch Lewis, “Summer Landscape”; James Peale Sr.,“ Portrait of Anthony Groves”; Arthur Rackham “The Old Woof in Woods”; Freemont Ellis, Fannie Williams “Portrait of Mother and Children”; Paul Remmey, “Ladies in Garden”; Louis Fabian, ”Bain de Soleil”; Currier & Ives, Pair of Giuseppi Lazzari, Morris Blackburn, A. Mandelo, June Wayne, Pamela Silin-Palmer “Headmistress’s Lessons”; James Rose, Gibson Crockett, Abner Zook “Tumbledown Inn”; Aaron Zook “The Harvest”; Stephen Fisher.
STERLING: Dominick & Haff “King” Sterling, Watson Co. sold by J. E. Caldwell, Gorham, Tiffany “Hampton”, W.W. Cassidy coin silver, “King” pattern by Tiffany & Co., are just some of the makers: “ King George” by Gorham, demitasse cups, spoons, sugar tongs, sterling desk and vanity pieces, J E. Caldwell & Company three-piece tea service, J.S. MacDonald Co. oval repousse bread tray, trumpet vase with open work, sterling tableware, vanity set, candlesticks, Russian candlesticks, Watson Co. five service plates, Bailey Banks & Biddle two-handled loving cup trophy, horse show trophy, liquor decanter, frames, trays, hollowware, Barbara Wilson Womens’ Golf Association of Philadelphia trophy bowl, Steiff flatware, coin silver, pair Lee & Grant napkin rings, many others.
JEWELRY: Spectacular estate vintage jewelry to include: Tiffany diamond crescent-shaped pin, Pave diamond swallow pin, 2 plus kt. diamond ring, Caldwell 9 kt. diamond bracelet, diamond & pink sapphire ring, Tiffany 14 k pocket watch, Georgian bracelets, rare 14 kt. necklaces, cultured pearls, bar pins, porcelain hair lockets, Victorian and Georgian gold pins, 14 k. gold earrings, jade necklace, Georg Jenson sterling, designer sterling including William Spartling, Lagos Caviar, Cartier, Kieselstein-Cord, Stephen Dweck. KVL, Kara Baker, Rebajes, Paloma Picasso, Eric Beamon necklace, two Cartier watches, rare vintage sterling cross collection, precious stones, icons, beaded purses with incredible stones.
FURNITURE: Tiger maple chest on stand, tiger maple poster bed, Sheraton bed, period tea tables and candle stands, Hepplewhite Pembroke table, Adams-style hand-painted secretary desk…the right size, classical card table, bachelor’s chest, Dutch Cupboard sack-back armchairs, revolving library bookcase, writing box, small blanket chest, 20th C, unusual shaving stand, bow-front mahogany chest, PA walnut chest, Centennial slant lid desk, spool chest, Painted Tilt top Tables, inlaid cabinet.
ORIENTAL RUGS: Incredible Early palace-size Serapi, other throw and room size rugs.
NATIVE AMERICAN COLLECTION: Originally from Buffalo Bill’s 8000-acre Bar-E-Ranch in Cody, WY, Plains Indian painted pictorial buffalo hide robe, fully beaded Indian vest, belts, beaded moccasins, jewelry, silver, James Hall “History of the Indian Tribes of America” in three volumes, Indian rugs, pipe pouch, arrow heads, pottery, early photographs of Bar-E-Ranch in Cody, WY, some by Stan Kershaw, several albums, more! **** Full cowgirl outfit from the ranch with Stetson hat, chaps, and engraved spurs, and exceptional leather monogrammed cowgirl boots.
ANTIQUES: Tiffany Studios Favrile pine needle picture frame, Victorian coin-operated musical birdcage, fantastic Ansonia Excelsior Crystal Regulator clock, apothecary lantern, Seth Thomas musical bracket clock, Rose Medallion, early Amphora vases, Thousand Faces pottery, Canton, bronze Borzoi, Adams dishes, Victorian porcelain frames with portraits, Pairpoint reverse painted lamp signed Durand on triple dolphin base, J.E. Caldwell ship’s bell clock , copper luster, Dresden lamps, cut glass lamps, rose quartz carved table lamps, pair cased glass girandoles, miniature Carmel slag table lamp, incredible bronze Nouveau candelabra with six lights, Wedgwood, blue decorated crocks, Tiffany & Co. clock & barometer, etched glass, early decoys, Satsuma vases, girandoles, etched glass, oriental rugs, painted miniature PA settee, painted miniature rocking chair, decorative dishes, fabulous linens, fishing poles, beautiful frames, Roseville, riding boots, swing box with sampler, Chelsea clock, Victorian ink stand, vintage Bible, King Edward porcelain, ruby etched glass, Sevres-style lamps, figural lamps, art glass vase, Lalique rooster, Stoke-on-Kent vase, Lenox dishes, Japanese bronze vase, carriage clocks, cloisonné, Netsuke, incredible early Paris set of dishes, coralline vase, Chinese phoenix pottery, Casells Paris flute, C. G. Conn of Elkhart IN professional model tenor sax in original case, snuff bottle, Loetz, incredible smalls!
EPHEMERA& POLITICAL PINS: Lincoln campaign button, Matthew Brady Civil War photos, Ellsworth Memorial, two Ulysses S. Grant Ornate Corps ferrotype badges, Photo of Abraham Lincoln 1861 Philadelphia Independence Hall, a great collection of Union Volunteer Refreshment Committee ephemera and ribbons, South Carolina round shoulder plate, John Brown pamphlet, slave-owners will from South Carolina, Gen. George Meade and Thaddeus Stevens funeral ribbons, Civil War Naval Department letters, 14 kt. Colonial Dames of America pns, Maryland early currency, foreign banknotes, ship’s travel journal 1878, 1918 Wyoming bear hunt journal 1918, Philadelphia Lodge pins, WWI Bravery Medals, Gold and Silver English coronation keepsakes, WWII gold and silver pins, early photo album, two-volume set Wilson Peale, South Jersey History five-volume set, colonial genealogy books, Field fmily of Philadelphia cane heads, N.J. yacht club medals, Philadelphia sporting medals, early dog club mdals, postcards, Kiddieland book, “The Heathen Chinee” by Joseph Hull, tintypes, gutta percha horserace case, other Atlanta Boat CDV, early Philadelphia photos, collection of Civil War currency.
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