Thanksgiving in July Auction
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 5:00P.M.
The Pre-sale begins at 1:00P.M.
36 Water Street
1-800-474-2507 or (207)582-1455
Fabulous Auction-Do not miss it!
For photos and descriptions please visit our website at: www.farrinsauctions.com or visit www.auctionzip.com ID.#2955. Call 1-800-474-2507 or 207-582-1455. Please check our website for updates as we will be adding items right up to auction time! Patty’s Pantry has a nice selection of homemade food and we are handicap accessible. We thank everyone for supporting Farrin’s Auctions for another great year.
Each year we set aside some special items for our annual Thanksgiving in July sale and this year is no exception. We will offer 400 quality fresh to the market antiques. This year we are pleased to offer an attic lot from Dover-Foxcroft Maine, fresh pickings from Southern Maine and many other lots from all over New England. This sale will be rich in country color, primitives, furniture and much more.
DISCOVERY AUCTION AT 1:00P.M.
Presale will be loaded and will have quality furniture, smalls, box lots and much more. Pre Auction will end at 4:15 to allow time for the main auction to commence!!
MAIN AUCTION AT 5:00P.M
Early 2 piece Queen Anne Flat top high boy in tiger maple, early 2 door tall boot jack end jelly cupboard in old blue paint., small 2 door pantry cupboard with boot jack ends in old blue paint, early tall clock with great inlaid mahogany case with a wonderful a wonderful rocking ship painted dial, early mustard paint decorated with flowers Maine dressing table, folky New Hampshire Queen Anne candle stand in old paint, pair of Bird cage Windsor Chairs in old grey paint, pair of Windsor Chairs with 9 spindles, great pair of Queen Anne Spanish Foot Chairs in old dry green paint, small oval stretcher base tap table(as found), great pair of spindle back Windsor chairs in old surface, small early chair table, early turned leg one drawer stand in curly maple, early 4 drawer Hepplewhite chest in old grundgy paint, Period Ball and claw foot Chippendale side chair, small early Chimney cupboard, early stretcher base work table, early low boy base, nice stenciled Cottage Pine bed room set, early2 piece corner cupboard with nice mullion glass doors and arched top, early Queen Anne 2 piece high boy, bootjack end blanket box in old blue grey paint, early 4 drawer birch bracket base chest, early 2 drawer drop leaf stand, Sheraton birdseye two drawer stand, period Queene Anne highboy, Sheraton birdseye chest, early Hepplewhite chest, plus much more!!
ITEMS OF INTEREST
GREAT SCRIMSHAW WHALE TOOTH WITH SCRIMSHAW OF PRESIDENTAL CANIDATE HORACE GREELEY RIDING THE PIG saying, “I am bound to Cincinnati” also on other side of tooth is a scrimshaw Indian, which we have the accompanyingcopy of the HARPERS WEEKLY dated May 4, 1872 showing the same image of Horace Greely riding the pig(fresh to the market and very important piece of American History), very Important Large Temperance Broadside from OTSEGO MICHIGAN dated Thursday Aug.24,1854 President of the day ELIAM R. FORD with large eagle stating UP & AWAY DOWN WITH LIQUOR TRAFFIC in a lemon gold frame, early bone top twisted burl wood cane that believed once belonged to NATHINEAL PALMER, early whale bone cane, great fancy double hanging lamp with shades and cups from a FIRST CLASS PULLMAN PARLOR CAR, rare LYMAN AND CLARK GARDINER ovoid jug with a great blue floral decoration, great early chopping bowl in red paint, mustard painted firkin, blue painted firkin, early bee hive turned bowl in old paint, several pack baskets in old paint, bailed handle green pantry box, early round red-white-blue double sided porcelain ODD FELLOWS sign with original hanger, pair of whalebone sailor pullies, 2 early canoe paddles, early beaver top hat, great small carved wooden totem pole, good painted Inca carving, early pair of beaded Indian moccasins, 2 carved butter paddles in paint, early swing handle basket, 2 painted Indian baskets, great lot of real old photos with camp and lake scene entitled THE WOODS OF MAINE, early tall posted cradle in old paint, nice colored litho calendar entitled The Sandman 1921, nice old wooden black and white the Homestead Inn sign, great small dove tailed document box in old blue black with sponge decoration, fancy chip carved mirror, hand carved and painted figure of Queen Elizabeth of England dated 1939 by known carver HOLMAN W. CHALONER, fine untouched Queen Ann walnut mirror in untouched surface, early tiger maple dresser top dressing mirror, West Troy New York decorated blue bird jug, good Victorian clasped bible, curved glass panel lamp, early cheese basket, Federal mirror with painting of ship, nice early mahogany half model, nice mint original air plane propeller, rare orange and back porcelain OILZUM double sided sign, great early American double handle wooden burl platter, rare Jewelers Hammers cornucopiatheorem, large set of moose horns, 1851 map of Cumberland County, early baskets, Indian clubs, Child’s decorated Hitchcock bench, early table top winnower in blue paint, early basket in blue paint, several decorated document boxes, 2 sponge ware pitchers, early dome top decorated boxes, early German kitchen with accessories, roadside of Titanic, $175.00 in face silver coins, early brass bucket, two hamadam rugs, child's rocker in old red paint 2 Empire doll chests, 6 antique china head dolls, 24” old china doll in old costume, 3 German head bisque dolls, Queene Louisa #10 bisque doll, 24” Armand Narseille doll, many bisque doll heads and parts, large lot of post cards, trade cards and stereo views, old cloth Santa, early decorated tole tin box, 19 century temperance journal dated 1852, Franklin, Maine County fair sign, dolls trunk, 5 old battery operated toys, cast iron toys, two tin Royal bus line toys, still banks, two early hide covered document chests, political pins, approximately 100 images of central Maine, another large box of early paper, Heinrich Hendrick doll, iron stone doll dishes, 3 cloth dolls and a large lot of doll dishes. plus much more!!
We are pleased to offer 7 paintings by noted RICHMOND ARTIST VERN BROE TO INCLUDE CHILDREN IN BEACH SCENE, S0 MASTED SHIPS AND MORE, early sandpaper drawing in a decorated frame, folky cow painting, and more!!
Terms: A 13% buyer's premium will be applied to all sales with a 3% discount for cash. There will be 5% Maine State Sales Tax applied unless we have a valid resale number on file for you. All descriptions are subject to error. Cash, credit cards or approved check are acceptable forms of payment.
Preview: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm and Wednesday, July 26, 2017 from 8:00am to auction time.
Directions: From Cony Circle in Augusta, Maine, take Route 9 west for 7 miles to Randolph, Maine. From the Gardiner, Maine bridge, take route 9 east for half a mile. Watch for our sign on your right!
Russell A. Farrin