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Timothy J. Gould, Licensed Maine Auctioneer,  Maine Auctioneer's License # AR1038

Gould Auction Company wass pleased to announce a MARKET FRESH Auction of Fine ANTIQUES to be held on SATURDAY NOVEMBER 20, 2010 at the GARDINER, MAINE SPORTSMAN’S CLUB at 12 O’CLOCK NOON.

Highlights in their categories include: PERIOD COUNTRY and FORMAL FURNITURE:  A Red Painted BUCKFIELD, MAINE 4 Drawer Chippendale Chest of Drawers with Outstanding Tall and Complex Bracket Base; Single Drawer NH Red Painted Blanket Chest with unusual multiple drawer interior; Maine “Livermore” style Paint Decorated 4 Drawer Hepplewhite Chest; NH Oval Top, Spider Leg Candlestand in Original Red Paint; unusual Multi Armed Dovetailed Paper Drying Rack; Hepplewhite One Drawer Stand in Original Red and Brass; Superb Maine Red Painted Sea Chest with Canted Front; Spice Chest of 10 Drawers with Cupid’s Bow Back Splash; Heavily Carved American Empire Tilt Top Table; Several Fine Turned and Tapered Leg One Drawer Stands; Paint Decorated Bootjack End Blanket Chest; Paint Decorated Blanket Box with Bracket Base; Small Bootjack End Blanket Chest in Original Red; Whale End Wall Shelf; Sausage Turned Ladderback Armchair in Original Paint; Tapered Leg Drop Leaf Table in Original Red Paint; Single Door Chimney Cupboard; Matched Set of 6 Early Arrowback Side Chairs; Early Rhode Island “Ratchet” Candlestand; Bow Back Windsor Armchair in Old Surface; Country Hepplewhite Pembroke Table with Cut Corners; Early Hanging Cupboard with Rose Head Nails; Wall Hanging Spice Chest in Red; Table Top Spice Chest of 10 Drawers in Old Paint; Pair Fan Back Windsor Side Chairs with unusual “Sunray” Carved Ears; Bootjack End Blanket Chest in Old Red; Queen Anne Snake Foot Candlestand; Maine Paint decorated Prayer Bench; Maine 2 Drawer Drop Leaf Stand; Nine Drawer Table Top Spice Chest; Shaker Armless Rockers; Early Maine Boot Jack End Feed Chest; Pair of Country Fan Back Windsors in Old Red Paint; Country Pine Two Drawer Server; Rosewood Tea Caddy with M.O.P. Inlay; Profusely Carved Key Cupboard; Set of 6 Rabbit Ear Chairs (contemporary paint decoration); Maine Paint Decorated Doll’s Chair; Country Hepplewhite 2 Drawer Server and more!  FOLK ART and COUNTRY ACCESSORIES:  A SUPERB GROUP of 11 EARLY Maine and New England PAINT DECORATED BOXES; Watercolor Family Register from the Simons and Heath families of Alexandria, NH; Fine Red, Black and Green Tray Molded Wooden Checkerboard; Rare Decorated Tin Document Box with “Paddle Tail Bird” by the North Family of Fly Creek, NY; Early Folk Art Watercolor of a Child Feeding a Cat; 4 LARGE 19th Century Wooden Fence Top Urns; Large Carved and Painted Figural Trade Sign of a Fish from Sebago Lake, Maine; Large Early Carved and Painted Eagle; Superb Collection of 17 Early Snuff Boxes; Fine Nantucket Swing Handled Basket; Superb Red and Yellow Paint decorated Box with Unusual Vaulted Lid; 18th Century Red Painted Queen Anne Courting Mirror; Superb Nested Set of 5 Miniature Swing Handled Baskets; Superb and Extraordinarily Naive Folk Art Carved and Painted Giraffe; Outstanding Oil Painting on Wood Panel of a Tropical Landscape dated 1866; Rare Childs Size Maine “Cutter” Sleigh in Original Paint and Stenciling; Several Fine and Early Hand Blocked Wallpaper boxes including several miniature examples; Superb Hand Painted Tin Serving Tray decorated with a Maine “Cape” Style home; Several Early Baskets including a fine handled Cheese Basket along with several painted examples, drying baskets and others; Fine Early Rocking Horse on Glider Frame; Folk Art Carved and Painted Cane Head in the form of wonderfully executed Pointing Dog; A fine selection of Pantry Boxes and Firkins in Original Paint to include several fine Harvard Shaker examples; Maine Chopping Tray in Old Blue; Several Paint Decorated and Original Painted Dome Top Document and Storage Boxes; Paint Decorated Doll’s Dresser in Faux Tiger Maple; Large Wall Hanging Carved and Painted Cod Fish; Several Old Wooden Signs including “No Loafing in This Building”; “Property For Sale”; “Vicious Dog”; “Canaries for Sale”; “Another House Sold” and others; Folk Art Carved and Painted Gold Finch; Unusual Painted and Molded Tin Cupola with small Eagle Weathervane at its peak and large gold leafed, molded cornucopias at its corners; Small Horse Weathervane; 18th Century Walnut PA Dome Top Document Box; Unusual Early Figural Tin Cookie Cutter with likeness of a man’s head; Early Carved Wooden Snuff Box in the form of a Shoe; Unusual Treenware Teapot; carved Trout Weathervane on standard; Miniature Carved and Painted Songbird attributed to Bernier the Lumberman of Biddeford - Saco, Maine; Miniature Watercolor Portrait of Gentleman; Small Lidded Sewing Box in Original Green Paint; Iron Foot Scraper in the form of a Cat in Original Lipstick Red Paint; Root Carved Watch Hutch with mounted carved and painted songbird; Early Treenware Plate; Unusual Wall Hanging 6 Drawer Spice Chest; Folk Art Carved and Painted Wooden Flax Knife; Unusual Folk Art painted Wooden Croquet Wicket; Miniature Folk Art Carved and Painted Songbird on Stump; Matched Pair of Period Tin Wall Sconces; Fine Pair of “High Rise” Wooden Ice Skates; Paint Decorated Hat Box; Pair Carved and Painted Miniature Pheasants; Paper Mache Folk Art Puppets; Collection of Early Tin Cookie Cutters; Carved Walking Sticks to include examples with “Ladies Leg” Grip and Alligators;Framed Seth Thomas Tall Clock Dial; Tramp Art Box; Wool “Walking” or Spinning Wheel in amazing “Soldier Blue” paint and more! PAINTINGS by LISTED AMERICAN & CANADIAN ARTISTS & OTHERS: Recently discovered Large Signed Oil Painting of the United States Revenue Cutter USS BEAR by noted marine artist FRANK VINING SMITH (American 1879-1967); Two recently discovered Large Nautical Watercolors signed JOHN WHORF (American 1903-1959): Large Watercolor of a North American Indian scene signed WALTER JOSEPH PHILLIPS (Canadian 1884-1963); Watercolor landscape of Western Mountains signed CHARLES PARTRIDGE ADAMS (American 1858-1942); Watercolor of Western Canadian Mountainous Landscape by FREDERIC MARLETT BELL – SMITH (Canadian 1846-1923); Oil Painting “Barnyard Pets” by CHARLOTTE MOUNT BROOK SCHREIBER (Canadian 1834-1922); Seascape signed FREDERICK THEODORE WEBER (American 1883-1956); (3) signed ESTHER WILLIAMS (American 1907-1969) paintings to include a Lg. OOC Genre Scene with Children, a Lg. OOC Still Life and a small OOB still life;  signed OOC “General Store” at Cave Creek, AZ by EARL CARPENTER (American b. 1931);  3 Pencil signed and personally inscribed color lithographs of Western Subjects by TOM LEA (American 1907-2001); Large Watercolor “Roaring Fork Ranch” signed FREDERIC JAMES (American 1915-1985); 2 Large Watercolors signed CHARLES KING WOOD (American 1869-1943); Small OOC “near Procter, B.C.” signed ALEX JOHN GARNER (Canadian 1897-1995); Watercolor of debutantes signed HELOISE LELOIR (French 1820-1873); Outstanding OOC Rockport, MA Winter Street Scene with Children signed J. BRADFORD HAGUE (American early 20th century); OOB Landscape signed KARL HOGBERG (1901-1981); Watercolor of Indian ambush signed M.A REGNIER – REISER 1953; OOC of Maine “Cape” Style home; Large luminous Western Mountain Landscape signed C.A.MURPHY; OOC Still Life of Strawberries; Outstanding small unsigned OOB Still Life of Pears; Small primitive OOB of Two Men in a Canoe;  and more! EARLY LIGHTING and LAMPS:  Early RI Cross Base Wooden “Ratchet” Double Candle Lighting Device; Several Early “Hogscraper” Candlesticks to include wedding band examples; Early Brass Skater’s Lantern with Red Globe; Early Miniature Flint Glass Table Lamp with “Clam Broth” base and more!! EARLY PEWTER and IRON: Several Early Signed Rhode Island Pewter Porringers; Early signed Roswell Gleason Pewter Teapot; Unusual Long Handled Cast Iron Dipper signed Kendrick; “Danvers” style 3 Footed Cast Iron Kettle; Wrought Iron “Heart” Andirons; Several Early Wafering Irons including one with bronze wafer heads; Fine Early Cast Iron Tea Kettle; Several Early Posnets including a Fine Early Bell Metal example signed Wasbrough; Superb Saw Tooth Trammel; Several Early Signed Cast Iron Porringers including Kendrick and Clark examples; Unusual Early Wrought Iron Surveyors Chain Reel; Period Lemon Top Chippendale Brass Andirons; Wrought Iron Apple Roaster; Wrought Iron Log Roller with Exquisite Heart Handle and more! DECOYS, SPORTING ITEMS; ADIRONDACK and FISHING & HUNTING COLLECTIBLES: A FINE Maine Drake Eider Decoy in Original Paint; Mallard Hen Decoy by J.R. Wells of Toronto, ONT.; Superb Wildfowler Mallard Hen Decoy; Early Wooden Pack Basket in Original Green Paint; Outstanding Blue Painted Guide size Canoe Paddle and others; Large Lot of OLD Fishing Reels and Lures in Original Boxes; Bamboo Fly Rods by Leonard, Thomas and others; Unusual Log Carved Storage Box; Two 1860s PRESENTATION Fishing Rods by J.C. Conroy and Charles Farlow; Nice Oil Painting of Mallard Ducks; Pencil signed OGDEN PLEISSNER Print “Woodcock Cover”; Tin “GUIDE” Sign on Painted Fish; Pack Baskets, Fishing Creels, Snowshoes and Canoe Paddles and more!  NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN ITEMS:  Painted North American Indian Cradle Board; Superb Carved Canoe Cup with Owl and Rabbit decoration; Round Mic-Mac Quill Work Box with Lid; Early Decorated Lidded Circular Box; Large nicely Carved Indian Club from Old Town, Maine; 18th Century Hand Colored Satirical Print “A Sailor at a Quaker’s Funeral”; Several Navajo Rugs; Indian Pottery to include a Zuni Olla by Effa Boone and San Ildefonso Pueblo Pottery by Maria Martinez (Maria Popovi signature) and Tomasa Mora and more!    HISTORICALLY IMPORTANT EPHEMERA and BOOKS: Early Handwritten Letter by HENRY CLAY; and more! PHOTOGRAPHY and other ARTWORK: Large lot of early photography to include Dags, Ambros, CDVs, Tintypes and more! ANTIQUE FIREARMS, EDGE WEAPONS and MILITARIA:  An IMPORTANT recent discovery of early 19th century military items once belonging to JAMES T. BARNEY of the PRESCOTT GUARD of PEPPERELL, MASSACHUSETTS to include his original labeled Boston Shako with its “PG” hat badge; his Eagle Head Sword with its original Leather Scabbard; his original Federal Eagle decorated Haversack; his leather Militia Belt with its musket cleaning tool still attached; original wooden canteen with its “PG” lettering and his original red Parade Vest; A group of Civil War photos, belt buckles, ephemera and an unusual and early company flag once belonging to Captain Linus Sherman of the 9th VERMONT Vols.; Confederat “UCV” or United Confederate Veterans Flag; Several Civil War Soldier Photos to include Tintypes and CDVs; Two framed Civil War Broadsides from the 23rd MAINE VOLS.; SMITH & WESSON Model 1 Percussion Revolver in its original GUTTA PERCHA Case; Rare Page – Lewis (Chicopee, Mass.) Model A “Drop Block” Target Rifle; Twp Pair of Early Riding Spurs; Fine Old Samurai Sword; Early Sword Canes including a fine, signed Toledo bladed example and more! NAUTICAL Items: Recently discovered Large Oil Painting of the historic United States revenue Cutter the USS BEAR by the noted marine Artist FRANK VINING SMITH; Outstanding Large Mounted and Painted Half Hull; 2 Large Nautical Watercolors by JOHN WHORF; Outstanding OOB of Ships at Gloucester Harbor, Mass.; Fine Pair of Early Beckets, Signed Boston Sextant and more! STONEWARE, REDWARE & OTHER POTTERY: Large selection of Cobalt Decorated Stoneware to include a 2 gallon “Bird on Stump” by Wright of Taunton, Mass.; Impressive 5 Gallon Fort Edward Floral Decorated Crock; Small Ovoid with Floral Decoration; 3 Stenciled “Strawberry” Crocks by Wright of Taunton; Cake Crock and other PA examples with Cobalt Decoration; Small Signed Ovoid  “BOSTON” Jug; REDWARE to include and Outstanding Gonic, NH jug; Fine Maine Redware Jug; Minty Redware Shaving Mug; PA Redware Crock with shaped handles and incised decoration; Several Blue Spongeware Milk Pitchers; Outstanding Huge Blue Banded Spongeware Bowl; Large lot of Bennington/Rockingham pottery; Swasey Oyster Jug; Unusual 18th C. Stoneware Pouring Stein with Pewter Lid and incised horse decoration and more! GLASS, CHINA & BOTTLES: Early and Large Liverpool Jug “Success to America” with Clipper Ship, Federal Eagle and Jeffersonian decoration; Marbleized Mocha Bowl; Two Superb Early Mulberry Staffordshire Chamber Sets in the COREAN and VENTURE patterns; Several pieces of Deep Blue Staffordshire including a Teapot with an unusual bird finial; Chinese Export Coffee Pot; Early Hayward Hand Grenade Fire Extinguisher in Cobalt Blue; Early Mocha Ware Mugs; Early Canton Ginger Jars; Matched Set of 6 Early Stiegel Drinking Glasses;  Large Leeds Bowl; Pair of Blown Decanters with Pewter Coasters; Large Ground Top Pickle Jar with Floral Embossing; Early Blown Flip Glasses and Vessels; 18th Century Blown Stemware: Pint Lightning Fruit or Canning Jar in rare cornflower blue and more! ADVERTISING and SIGNS: Large Tin Lithographed Sign to include New Hampshire Fire Insurance Co. and George Washington Insurance Co.; Large Display Box for Red Indian Cut Plug Tobacco; Ten “New Old Stock” Buckeye Harvesting Machine Catalogs and more!  RUGS, QUILTS and TEXTILES:  Room sized Loomed Carpet; Geometric and Pictorial Hooked Rugs; Several early ORIENTAL RUGS to include several early CAUCASIAN examples; Room Sized Priscilla Turner (Lewiston, Maine) Hooked Rug; Very Early Oriental Textiles including Badge Table Cover and throws; Early Needlework “Pocket”; Braided Rugs and more! VICTORIAN FURNITURE, ACCESSORIES & GARDEN: Two fine Victorian Wire Ware Porch Planters; Bamboo Furniture to include Corner Chair, Open Bookcase and Umbrella Stand; Outstanding Leaded Glass Table Lamp and more! TOYS & BANKS: An Outstanding Sturditoy Armored truck in Original Paint; Cast Iron Kenton Horse Drawn Fire Pumper; Keystone “Ride On” Steam Roller in original paint; Early Tin Wind-Up Tin Plate Bus; Early German Wind-Up Tin Plate Horseless Carriage with Rider; Several Architectural Cast Iron Banks in original paint; Unusual Cast Iron Toy Cannon in carriage having two sailors mounted on its top and more! ITEMS of SPECIAL INTEREST: A Large and Profusely Carved Walnut Presentation Armchair Celebrating the FLIGHT of the SPIRIT of ST. LOUIS of CHARLES LINDBERGH; Large lot of porcelain Automobile License Plates to include several pairs; E.S. Lane Log Caliper with wheel; Large German Carved and Painted Wooden Nut Cracker; Early Sun Dial; Gloucester, Mass. Advertising Thermometer; Tiny Embossed Cast Iron Wood Stove by ABBOTT & LAWRENCE of PHILADELPHIA and more!

For Additional Information Please Call 207-362-6045. Day of Sale Only 207-582-3223. 15% Buyers Premium. PAYMENT TERMS: Cash or Pre-approved check. Out of State Buyers Should Provide Bank Letter of Credit, If Not Known to the Auctioneer. Timothy J. Gould, Auctioneer, Maine Auctioneer’s License #AR1038. Auctions will be Catered.

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