Saturday, August 23rd @ 9:00 A.M.
 J. J. Keating’s Auction Gallery Route 1 North, Kennebunk, Maine

J. E. Caldwell 14k Gold Dresser Set

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The Auction includes Selected Items from the Estate of John Rich, Noted NBC News Reporter, Who Was The Only War Correspondent To Cover The Entire Korean War. He traveled the World & brought back many treasures!

Furniture: Maine blind door secretary; Country cherry Hepplewhite card table; New England country maple tavern table; 4 drawer bracket foot bureau in old paint; Country glass door & pantry cupboards; Country pine blanket boxes, 1 drawer stands, etc.; Shaker # 7 rocker; Antique decorated country bed; Antique burl walnut slant front bombe desk; Federal sewing work table; Mahogany Federal bureaus; Set Carolean style carved chairs; 

Gustav Stickley Craftsman round oak table; 4 piece oak Mission Limbert parlor set: settee, rocker, arm chair; L & J.G. Stickley oak library desk; Raised panel oak flat top desk; Fancy Victorian walnut marble top base étagère; Victorian walnut secretary desk; Victorian mahogany Duchesse dressing table; American Empire Mahogany Bustle Bench; Oval Victorian walnut marble top tables; Illums Bolighus dining set; Johannes Hansen, Copenhagen Denmark (for Hans Wegner) reversible round 37” cocktail table; Vintage Danish rolling cabinet/bar; Danish style bureau, stand, etc.; Highly ornate figural serpentine glass French style vitrine;

Oriental: 39.5” Japanese Samurai sword; Japanese woodblocks; Tansu Japanese chests, trunks, boxes, apothecary cabinets from the John Rich Estate; Pair gilt decorated lacquer cabinets; Oriental carved glass door cabinet; Chinese horseshoe open back chair; Oriental black lacquer & marble top jardinière stands; British Campaign desk; Mahogany French style lingerie bureau; Victorian cast iron coat tree; 78” Rectangular dining farm table; Antique 72” deacon’s bench; Upholstered fauteuil chairs; 1950’s Indochine settee &  chairs; Duncan Phyfe style dining table w/leaves; Ethan Allen slant front desk; Wicker chairs; Baker glass door curio; Federal reverse on glass mirrors.

Estate Glass, China:
20+ pcs. Royal Crown Derby china; 9 piece Limoges turkey platter set; Wedgwood; Quimper; Baccarat crystal; Gold: Important 9 piece 14K gold J. E. Caldwell Dresser Set- Provenance Florence Armsby McLellan, married to Worcester MA industrialist Alexander Hamilton Bullock in 1902; 

Silver: Ornate 6 piece & 4 piece silver tea sets; 27” sterling tray; 10 piece Tiffany sterling dresser set, mint julep cups, cordials, open entree dish, etc.; Large sterling ornate centerpiece; Set/12 highly ornate figural 800 silver 9” bread/dessert plates; Set/12 Lenox sterling insert demitasse set; Ornate sterling vases; Sterling candelabra,
Large sterling plates & bowls; Ornate silver goblets; Sterling flatware; 

Art: Stephen Etnier OOC winter landscape; 2 Charles J. Wright Peak’s Island watercolors; Elwyn G. Gowen paintings; 5 Maurice Sendak original color sketches; W. A. Walker type oil on board of lady fishing; F. Liger 
Hidalgo Seville ooc; Alfred Stieglitz portfolio; Grace Fitzpatrick “Lobster Cove Rockport Mass.” watercolor; 
Theodor Valenkampf ship ptg; Michael Waterman portrait; Val McCann Evening Parsons Beach OOC; 
Maine artist watercolors; Irish artist Vincent Crotty Dorchester, still life, Grand Canal Dublin, OOC, etc; Tuscany, Venice Italy art; Georges Braque "Eros y Eurybia" original etching; Gordon Grant etchings; W. Homer Civil War print; 1832 Portland View print; Asia, Italy, Portland ME maps; 

Of Interest: Military: Burnside carbine Pat.1864; Civil War Confederate Austrian musket,(from ME Gov. Hill Estate); Trap door ramrod bayonet mint bore rifle; Winchester 1st year production excellent bore, tang sight rifle; Remington boy’s rifle; Excellent Flobert rifle; Early English oak pistol case; Colt pistol, all matching, stagecoach scene; Civil War Colt, 60 Army 1862 pistol; Early trade knife;  Bayonets & scabbards; Zeiss triple turret, Presented in November, 1933; Colt rock “Courtship of Lady Nicotine” humidor; Japanese WW II large Artillery spotting scope; WW II Japanese battleship 120 MM binoculars, wide angle; Brass flare gun; WW II posters; Lamps: Reverse painted table lamp; Mission panel lamp; Curved slag glass panel lamps; Green Island, Maine sign; 2 sided Beer On Sale sign; Hamburg-Bremen Fire Insurance sign; Landers Frary & Clark #20 coffee grinder; Ingraham alarm/thermometer gingerbread clock; Sailor’s shell collage; Husun H. Hughes & Son sextant in case; Brass andirons & fire fender; Pair stain glass windows; Trade card albums; Passamaquoddy work baskets; Aboriginal collage-didjeridu, boomerang, etc.; Vintage wooden case Erector set; Decorated Delft tiles; Pairs antique brass candle sticks; Antique decorated door stops; Estate Room & Scatter size Oriental rugs: Bokhara, Sarouk, etc.;

To Be Sold @ 9 A.M.: Vintage Lionel train set w/track & accessories (some in original boxes); Trestle Table and bench, Oak hall tree; Fancy oak lady’s desk; Oak ice box; Morris chairs; Pickerel Norway ME snowshoes; Upholstered wing chairs; Flat top desks; Porch rockers; Chair sets; Coffee & Side tables; Prints & mirrors; Doll carriages, Barbie Dream House; Franklin stove, Aeron Chair by Herman Miller etc.


Click Here for Absentee Bid Form

Inspection: Fri., Aug. 22, (12 - 4 P.M.)   Sat., Aug. 23 (8 - 10 A.M.)
Terms: Cash or approved check 17 1/2% Buyer’s Premium, MC/Visa
(discounted to 15% for check or cash)

Tel: 1.207.985.2097.  Fax: 1.855.409.3682.  

James & Richard Keating. ME Lic 056 & 424


Auctioneers since 1946 --  ME LIC AR56. N.H. LIC 2158

Our 68th Auction Season


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