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Fontaine Heritage Antique Auction Details for Sunday June 26th 2016:
Auction begins at Noon

We will be selling over 500 lots of unreserved Estate fresh antiques consisting of Victorian, Oak, Retro, Danish Modern, Garden, Period and Country. Also nice military, guns, swords, great collection of painting including old masters, collection of toys, advertising, electronics, fishing, collection of purses, stamps, clocks, lamps, Roseville, Instruments including Gibson, plus lots of neat collectibles from several estates including Williamstown (Earlies & Paintings) Indiana Estate (toys) 4 Pittsfield Estates (Victorian, Oak, Earlies, Electronics, purses) Military, Lenox Estates (Hitchcock and Danish Moderne) Lanesboro (Fishing, Advertising) plus other estates.

Victorian, Oak, Lamps, Clocks and Accessories: Great walnut Victorian "Pabst" quality drop front secretary with porcelain tiles, awesome Horner quality oak drop front with open mouth lion posts, lion carved lid with claw feet and fitted interior. Exceptional inlaid Renaissance tilt top checker table with scenic satin wood Inlaid checkerboard. 6 piece walnut Jeliff parlor set with lady head arms and bronze medallion plaque. Super Cherry aesthetic drop front desk with carved doors and pierced crest (Paine Key),. Fine 4 piece satin wood marquetry inlaid serpentine bedroom set. Federal pillow arm sofa with eagle heads and bird feet. Rare 19th c. miniature wall drop front secretary, great inlaid tool box with several drawers and dozens of plains. Early knee-hole cylinder also cylinder secretary. Sweet 7 piece M.O. P. inlaid dominative parlor set, Horner quality Faux bamboo drop side, crib, pair of oak country display cases with multi drawer base. Great set of 8 oak Horner dinning room chairs with North wind and open mouth lion backs. Federal M.T. Empire Lyre base console table, 3 section dressing screen with oil on canvas panels with butterflies and bees. 2-Oak claw foot banquet table one with lions, 1 with 4 leaves. Industrial 30-drawer metal file unit, hasting round table with leaves. S-roll top double pedestal desk. Several stacking bookcases, fine oak stick and ball easel. Unusual oak Paine furniture style corner etegere, several M.T. tables, verne martin serpentine music cabinet, adjustable shaving mirror, leaded multi mirrored etegere, several pedestals, awesome drop front desk with bird painted drop front and great interior, 19th c triple mirror with winged eagle crest. Leaded windows, sideboards, side by side beds, etc. Awesome gothic 9 tube grandfather clock with lyre pendulum and Corinthian columns. Super mounted bear cub, bear rug, large handmade room size rug, 5 cent slot machine (as found) Victor III victrola with original horn. Childs piano, several walking sticks, antique binnacle with fancy casing. Pr. Industrial spot lights, pr. Victorian bronze urns. Hawks cut compote (hawks won the 1889 Paris Expo with this piece being one of them) several piece of Roseville including large 18" vase, water pitcher etc. music box, several great panel lamps, Gibson mandolin, violin with case, 1934 Chicago Worlds Fair tray, Bel-Air hood ornament, railroad lanterns, double student lamps, Gone with the Wind with Napoleon. Bronze door knobs and knockers, fire nozzles, 1872 Eagle Hose Co, certificate, roller skate sign, Awesome signed marble bust of girl plus more.

Early, Period, Country: Large fan carved Bonnet top 2-piece high boy, Early 3 Board back with club feet. Awesome 18th c. lift top blanket box with carved front, cut out. Bracket base, early 2 door centennial sideboard, 2 extremely early clay pots with decoration. Large lift top 2-drawer blanket box with 3 fake drawer and bracket base. Great Reversible blue and white coverlet with eagles. July 4th 1830 (Agriculture and manufacturers are the foundation of our Independence) signed C. Houghtaling, several quilts, 2 shaker tins. Fabulous 16’ coffin and casket sign. Several blue crocks, 6 ovoid, early wood oil can in original green. Small early 19th c theatrical toy, early bottles, folky buildings with interior, several period drop front desks, country cupboard with unusual 2 door top, 2 early wooden buggies, 2 federal tip and turns game tables. Folding Railroad bench, early barrel back cupboard in early color, great configuration period cherry stand with tiger maples trim. Two door hanging cupboard in red. 2 period bow front Sheraton cookie corner chests, over size 4 door corner cabinet with 16 panel doors, grain painted dome top chest. Plus several early chests, tilt tops, rockers, accessories, etc. Paintings (most from Williamstown Estate): Several Old Master Style Paintings. 1 Early Painting unsigned w/ Queen, Monks, Angels extremely well done & early. Early O/C of Monk holding a cross & skull, Early Saint w/ child, Early portrait of late 18th or early 19th century military officer, Several other early portraits, Awesome Winter scene signed, 3 – signed Durval Pepeira, William Crockett 86, 2 etchings by Salvador Dali, also W. Dasko, Bucher, Blasco, lLg Wallace Nutting, plus much, much more, look at the web.

Retro, Danish Modern, Hitchcock & Orientals: Super signed "Dunbar" Coffee Table w/ grooved top, Unusual Rosewood Fold up desk w/ drop front desk & sliding compartments, Awesome Rosewood coffee table signed J. L. Moller, Danish Furniture maker, Signed Forimex chair w/ stool, Long Retro bench w/ handled sides, Pr Laminated Chairs, Hitchcock Table w/ 2 leaves & matching 9 chairs w/ 1 Captain Chair, Hitchcock Bench set of 8 ladder back Hitchcock rush seat chairs in blue, Lg Oriental Cabinet w/ pierced doors, Lg multi-drawer Console, Inlaid Table w/ teakwood elephant legs, 3 large bronze & brass oriental vases w/ birds, dragons, Sm silver & cloisonné jar w/ dragons, Set of 4 wire back chairs, plus more…

Garden Items: Huge pair of carved marble open mouth Lions, Life-size carved marble Winged Angel, Large life-size bronze pony/horse, 26 cast iron garden fences, 2 Urns – 1 w/ large handles, Victorian triple cast iron Bench signed, 3 piece concrete Fountain with nude women, 3 large 4’ concrete women, Salesmen sample bench, Set of 4 iron chairs, Cast iron black jockey, plus more…

Military, Swords, Guns & Related Items: Several 19th C guns including fine 1878 U.S. Springfield Rifle w/ sight, Double barrel signed L.C. Smith (Stagecoach?) #25854, Early Flintlock signed G Lessett London, 1865 Civil War Smith & Wesson Revolver, plus other Rifle w octagon barrel & shotguns. Several Civil War Swords including U.S. 1864 J.C.W. Mansfield & Lamb, Ames Sword, Small dress sword & scabbard 20" long, Super U. S. Springfield double edge knife #4826, 3 Nazi helmets including SS (Luftshutz), Rare military hat by J. H. McKenney & Co in original box, Really neat Admiral Dewey flask w/ eagle & U.S. on back, Straight razor w/ Admiral Dewey, Civil war & Union book, Regimental Stein, Medals, Pictures, Nazi books, Hitler plate (as is), WWII Parallel Ruler, plus more….

Toys, Advertising, Fishing, Electronics, Purses: Lg selection of Press Steel including Buddy L – Steelcraft, incl Firetrucks, Steam Rollers, Dump Trucks, Lg 5 piece Press Steel Train w/ Engine and 4 cars, Lg size, Ives, American Flyer, Lg # 219 Lionel Crane plus 7 other large Lionel Train Cars, Several boat models, Dozens of vintage cars, Lots of trains, Lead Soldier, Cars, Dolls plus more. Collection of Purses including several beaded, Nouveau, etc. Large group of fishing poles, box of lures, large lot of electronic components all from one estate (deceased) including 7 vintage mics, Radios, Typewriter (check on pictures on web), Lots of Advertising including 16’ Coffins & Caskets sign, Early Roly Poly Tobacco tin, 3 Philip Morris 15¢ cigarettes, Acorn Stove sign, 2 Libby’s Tomato Juice signs, Kentucky Whiskey cut out, Melto Biscuit Tin plus more. Awesome coin-op 1 and 3 cent stamp dispenser (Schermack Prod Corp), Photo of early Post Office & scale, 4-5 cent Peanut & Candy dispensers, Collection of Collector stamps in books, Group of large photographic equipment (sold in 1 lot)

Terms: Cash or good check, Visa, MC, Discover, 18% buyer's premium, 15% for Cash or good check. Absentee and phone bids accepted(no internet bidding). For more info call Ralph at Gallery 518-781-3650 or 413-442-2537.

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Ralph Fontaine's Heritage Auctions, Inc.
Route 22, Canaan, NY  12029

Gallery tel. (518) 781-3650
Mass. Office tel. (413) 442-2537
Fax # (413) 442-3486


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