COLLECTIBLES, FURNITURE, AND JEWELRY AUCTION
Friday, JULY 2, 2021 9 A.M.
- Three online bidding platforms:
- Live Auctioneers: Click Here
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- Auction Zip: Click Here
- Over two dozen vintage / mid-century modern Boscul peanut butter GLASS SETS in carriers, ARTWORK with original oil on canvas Bouvier de Cachard, other artists include Coon, Chandler, Boyd, Aihana, Marcel, portrait miniatures, Currier and Ives, Chinese decorative arts, Majolica, Limoges fish set. Designer JEWELRY by Tiffany, Yurman, Swarovski, Trifari, Haskell, Georg Jensen, Mikimoto, John Hardy plus Mexican and Native Am., various watches, pocket watches, Ted Baker eye glass frames, perfume bottles, sterling, gold. Designer CLOTHING AND ACCESSORIES by Philipp Plein, Gucci, Pucci, Burberry, Jimmy Choo, Holly Krueger, Lanvin, YSL, interesting vintage mannequins. FINE FURNITURE including sofa/couch, ottomans, servers, bed, dressers, variety of tables, variety of chairs/sets, mirrors, lighting/art deco, andirons, rugs, Century, Heirloom, Ethan Allen, and Modern Design makers. COLLECTIBLES including Betty Lamps, Cigar Boxes, carved figures, toys, slot cars, tin litho, lunchbox, marbles, pocket knives, coins/silver dollars, interesting wood boxes, gunsmithing and other tools, hardware, gigs, pulleys, Civil War relics, advertising including a Luci Pellini Marilyn Monroe store display, postcards, old bottles, coverlets, comic books, pin cushions, books, Hot Wheels, Matchbox, stamps, photos/some autographed, ephemera, cameras, typewriter, banjo, xylophone, clarinet, Dresden lace, keys, pens, deeds, AND MORE.
- Box Lot – Live for Locals – SATURDAY!!! June 26, 2021 9 a.m.. Check this LINK for more info as we get closer to the date.
- FINE ANTIQUES estimated date Friday, July 16
Condition Report answers may be loaded directly into the lot. During Condition Report review, we identified issues with 2 lots that required us to pull them for further review; we will reoffer in a future auction.
Please note that PICK UPS and DROP OFFS should be scheduled in advance. We are happy to answer questions or take photographs of items in upcoming auctions upon request. Auctions will be ONLINE ONLY unless otherwise noted / please register early to ensure approval / new bidders may be called for verification.
[Shipping: Please note that we do not have a Shipping Department. Instead, we automatically transfer paid shippable items to the preferred shipper who prepares and emails shipping quotes to you. Contact us for pick up or alt shipper arrangements.]
SALES TAX NOTE: If you bid on Live Auctioneers, they will add Sales Tax for PA and over 2 dozen other States unless you have your State exemption certificate in your LA profile. You should upload it to your account because auction houses cannot remove it and may have to email Live Auctioneers to do so: You can upload your resale certificate(s) info to your account profile following these steps:
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- From Account Settings, click on ‘Tax Exemption’
- Under ‘Add New Certificate’, select your state and upload your resale certificate or sales tax permit details
Once approved, your uploaded certificate will be marked as ‘Approved’ under the ‘Tax Exemption’ tab, and your tax exemption status will be applied to all applicable invoices issued through LiveAuctioneers. Please note that providing documentation does not guarantee your tax exemption status on LiveAuctioneers. Their team may request additional information from you in order to complete the verification process.
Highlights from Past Auctions:
June 18, 2021 Collectibles Auction Catalog: CLICK HERE Invoices have been sent and transfer to the shipper will start June 22.
May 28, 2021 Luxury Auction Decorate yourself, your house, and your garden with luxury items in this large estate and collectibles auction. Catalog: CLICK HERE Invoices have been sent and most transfers to the shipper have been completed. Thanks for your participation! (Photo gallery for May 28 with 1 image per lot, click HERE)
May 7, 2021 Catalog: CLICK HERE
April 23, 2021 Catalog: CLICK HERE
Over 700 items including Political ephemera for JFK, LBJ and others, stamps, coins, clocks, stereo equipment and musical instruments, toys, tin friction, tricycle, bobbleheads, figurines, buttons, Mid Century Modern decorations, furniture, and lighting including Art Deco lamp shades from a department store. Jewelry, sculpture, marbles and coins. Hot Wheels, Red line, and other toys. 100s of original autographs on photographs by actors, astronauts, politicians, and other famous people. Two York, PA Shearer’s 1860 maps, tricycle. A variety of other collectibles and discoveries!
April 9, 2021 – FINE FURNITURE, ART, COINS, JEWELRY AUCTION Catalog: CLICK HERE
Over 700 lots including a full range of FURNITURE with Tables from tea to teak, Desks from mahogany to marble, Chairs from painted sets to simple, carved, period and designer, child and adult, bentwood to colorful faux leather. Beds from twin to king, canopy to MCM. Names include Henkel Harris, RobsJohn Gibbings, John Stuart, Frederick Ramond, Selrite, Broyhill, and American Furniture Co. Ages and Styles include Chippendale, Hepplewhite, Queen Anne and other Periods. ART Hiram Powers style bust, intricate inlaid stone warrior, original art on canvas, ceramics and paper, by listed artists including David B. Ward, John Sperry, John D. Dull, Wm. A. Falkler, Wagner (A?), Ernst Zimmerman, Marion Dyer, Yahara, De Nagy, and others plus bronze plaques, urns, and other. COLLECTIONS of carved figural bottle stoppers (vintage, German), advertising bottles, cast iron door stops, walking sticks/carved canes (including one presumed to be from 1829) and knives/swords. JEWELRY with 10, 14, and 18K gold, Victorian, and designer names Coro, Ciner, Swarovski, Hobe, Hattie Carnegie, M. Haskell, Lisner, Krypell, Kramer, Matsumato, Weiss, plus hatpins and more. WATCHES: Omega, Citizens, Bucherer, Breguet, Longines, Illinois, Howard, and Elgin Pocket Watches, and other clocks. Sterling silver 19th C English by Sheffield, Ely and Faulkner (coin) plus Gorham from flatware, spoons, a porringer and muffineer, to 24 lots of “O” Morgan Silver dollars and other coins. DECORATIVE and fun items.
March 19, 2021 – Toy and Comic Book Store Liquidation Auction Catalog: CLICK HERE
February 26, 2021 – Collectibles, Discovery, Baseball and Barbies Catalog: CLICK HERE
One of the highlights in 2020 was our April 2020 auction with items from the estate of Gen. George Meade’s great-grandson George Meade Easby
We had rare items that sold very well such as an original copy of Alexander Hamilton’s 1797 Observations (such an interesting story aka The Reynolds Pamphlet CLICK HERE and the print copy includes more), Bartram’s Travels (with all its pictures CLICK LINK), two pieces of artwork unsigned but attributed to Corot and Utrillo. Our customers are pleased with their finds and we couldn’t be happier for them! Thanks to our consignors and customers!
- We never know what we will get to consign! In our January 25, 2020, we were surprised with this fine oil on canvas of Mary Magdalene which sold for $10,672!
- This October 2020, this reticulated demitasse was part of a set of 4 presumed to be made by George Owen and the hammer for the set plus a few other period demitasse was $7,800
Condition Reports: We try to get to them all and apologize if we were not able to answer yours. Please zoom in pictures to assist. Sometimes we photo a label but do not transcribe that info into the written description. Please refer to the Bidder’s Guide for more buying tips and terms and conditions CLICK HERE.
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Trending Auction Items
Advertising & General Store Items – Tobacco & cigar advertising, Coca-Cola, soda pop advertising, Country store displays, oil and gas station signs, advertising calendars, pin-ups, candy counter jars, and more
Art – Fine, Folk, & Pop Art
- Fine Art – Original art, watercolors, oil paintings, prints, bronze & marble sculptures. We subscribe to AskArt to identify listed artists.
- Folk Art – Redware’s Graffito, blue decorated stoneware, chalkware, spatterware, wood carvings, whimseys, treenware, decoys, Frakturs, scrimshaw, watercolors, paint decorated, quilts, rugs, weathervanes, iron, trade signs, walking sticks or cane collections and many other oddities.
- Pop Art – Movies, cultural objects, comic book art, comic strip art, advertising, and design art, science fiction, technology, architectural and movie posters.
Asian/Oriental Works of Art
- Oriental Ceramics & Jewelry – Antique Blue ceramics, Blue White, Famille Verte, Famille Rose, Japanese Imari, Canton, Satsuma, snuff bottles, jade jewelry, figures, chops, and forms.
- Oriental Metal-ware & Military Items & Weapons – Cloisonne, bronze or brass, figure vases and bowls, Samurai swords, knives, and helmets.
- Textiles & Art – kimonos, robes, Chinese, Persian & Oriental carpets, rugs & mats, gouache on paper, rice paper watercolors, fans, woodcuts, woodblocks, room dividers & screens.
- Modern Furniture (Mid-Century) – Interested in unique forms and designs by known makers such as George Nakashima, Vladimir Kagan, Molly Gregory, Paul McCobb, Herman Miller.
- Designer Furniture – Good clean reproduction and style furniture by various makers including but not limited to Pennsylvania House, Ashley, Ethan Allen, Copeland Furniture Manufacturing Company, Baker Furniture Company, Herman Miller, Lane Furniture Company Durham, Drexel Heritage, Stickley, Alfresco Lifestyles and many others.
- Many types of furniture including chests of drawers, bookcases, highboys, chairs, blanket chests, dower’s chests, marble tops, sideboards, dressers, tables, buffets, corner cupboards, dining room sets, bedroom sets and China cabinets. Real wood!
- Period Furniture – American, English & Continental, including William and Mary, Queen Anne, Georgian, Regency, Windsor, Chippendale, Sheraton, Federal, Empire and Victorian.
Military Items & Sporting Items
- Military Items – Uniforms, swords, helmets, bayonets, knives, photographs, insignia, medals, buttons, bullets, artillery rounds, trench art, military related books, armor, maps, souvenirs, Revolutionary War items, Civil War items, letters, log books, Spanish American War items, Korea, Vietnam and contemporary military items.
- Sporting Items – Duck & Fish decoys, early fishing licenses, fly rods, fishing reels, fishing lure and tackle boxes. In 2018, an antique turkey caller and a fishing reel each went for over $1,000.
Pottery & Porcelain
- British, French, German & American – Meissen, Spode, Staffordshire, Minton, Lowsestoff, Delft, Liverpool, Derby, Chelsea, Belleek, Worchester, Flight & Barr, Wedgewood, Sevres, Berlin Porcelain, KPM Porcelain, Vienna, Liverpool, Tucker, creamware, Mason, yellowware, pearlware, salt-glazed, mochaware, stoneware, faience, Majolica, Herend, Pfaltzgraff and more.
Jewelry, Silver, Watches, Pocket Watches, & Clocks
- Jewelry – Estate Jewelry & Silver. Keystone Auctions LLC takes the time to sort jewelry items and has large stones inspected by certified gemologists to correctly identify the items and allow competitive bidding to sell for more than a jeweler would. We sell jewelry, 10K, 14K, 18k gold, crystal, sterling silver flatware, costume jewelry, diamonds, sapphires, rubies, opals, garnets, emeralds, and pearls. Selling in all forms including rings, necklaces, pins, bracelets, lockets and enamel boxes.
- Costume Jewelry – Don’t discount your costume jewelry! Keystone Auctions LLC has buyers for costume jewelry such as rhinestone, crystal, earrings, necklace by named brand makers and others. Highlights include Tiffany, Gorham, Schreiner, Miriam Haskell, Hollycraft, Weiss, Coro, ART, Kenneth J. Lane, and much more.
- Watches, Pocket Watches & Clocks – In this day of cell phones believe it or not Keystone Auctions LLC has a market for watches, pocket watches and clocks ranging from RR Pocket Watches, to brand names like Hamilton and Patek Phillipe one which sold for over $1,000! to Mickey Mouse watches and Grandfather Clocks.
Toys, Trains, & Pop Culture Items
- Rock and Roll and Punk Rock memorabilia, jackets, belt buckles, signatures, clothing, photographs, tickets, guitars, musical instruments,
- Toys – Mechanical Banks, wind-up toys, Star Wars, tin litho toys, Marx, pressed steel cars and trucks, Hot Wheels, marbles, coin operated machines, Matchbox cars, gum ball machines, dolls and more like in demand Japanese Robbie the Robots and Hartland cowboys and horses!
- Trains – Lionel, American Flyer, MTB-model trains, Bachman, LGB-model trains, USA trains, Marx, Brass, live steamers and more.
- Pop Culture Items – Comic books, premiums, pins, buttons, character items, movie items, Big Little Books.
- Sports Memorabilia – Baseball cards, baseball bats, early football, signed items, posters, letters, and photographs.
- Rare Books, Maps, and Ephemera – We use Abe Books to research early and rare books.
Coins & Currency – US currency in all denominations including Morgan silver dollars, proof sets, gold & silver coins, silver certificates, large cents, mercury dimes, and coins as well as foreign coins.
Other items we auction are medical items and bags, vintage firefighters helmets, police memorabilia, nautical, boating and sailing items, scientific and automotive collectibles, early Christmas and Halloween decorations. Plus musical instruments from stringed: including guitars, violins, to wind: trumpets, horns, flutes, and a piano or two.
Automobiles and Real Estate – generally in conjunction with an estate.
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