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Maine Summer Auction
   Monday, August 28th, 2023, 4:00pm

preview day of auction 10am-4pm

Rockland Elks Lodge, 210 Rankin Street, Rockland, Maine

I am pleased to announce our (Annual Summer Auction) of fine antiques, paintings, American furniture, jewelry, sterling silver, jewelry, collectibles, and much more. Also I’m pleased to announce that Timothy J. Gould (Me.Lic.#AR1038) longtime friend and respected Maine auctioneer will assist me this year.

Highlights include: 19 thc tugboat oil painting by Antonio Jacobsen, 1850-1921; rare large Apple weathervane we nicknamed “The Big Apple”; Florence Knoll oval top rosewood dining or conference table; folk art ram tin weathervane; important painting of Wheelers Bay by JohnW. McCoy; white marble nude sculpture by Cabot Lyford; large selection of sterling silver including a Gorham coffee/tea set, oval Esthetic Movement 17in.Tiffany sterling silver tray by Edward C. Moore, several flatware sets and many lots of silver; diamond dinner ring (G) color (appraised at 10k); 19 th c. scrimshaw whale tooth with the clipper ship Red Jacket; folk art bird tree; Maine red paint chair table; original set of (6) hand decorated thumb back chairs; green paint grandfather clock; early sawbuck table; collection of early Brownsville, Me. letters, deeds, broadsides, historical info, from 1790’s to 1840’s; over 350 silver dollars, (2) 18k gold top canes; (3) South African Krugerrands; lots more! We will not disappoint you. We gladly accept absentee and live phone bidding.

Hope to see you there! Bruce


Directions: Take Rte. 1A by-pass in Rockland on Broadway and follow auction signs at Rankin Street


Antonio Jacobsen, 1850-1921, painting dated 1893, Hudson River Tugboat, 18x24in.
Wonderful mahogany formal English grandfather clock, 98in.tall

Rare Apple weathervane, one of a kind, circa 1900

Hepplewhite inlaid pembroke table, circa 1790

Florence Knoll oval dining or conference table, 78x48in.

John McCoy, 1910-1989, mixed media of Wheelers Bay, 20x30in.

Early 6in. scrimshaw whales tooth clipper ship (Red Jacket)

Early green paint Maine grandfather clock

Elegant Gorham sterling silver tea set, 115 troy oz.
18k gold filigree on ivory cane

Esthetic Movement Tiffany sterling tray by Edward C. Moore, 17x13in.

Contemporary tin folk art Ram weathervane, 24.5in.wide, 20in.tall

Arts and Crafts Stickley style bookcase, 46in.wide x 56in tall

Hannah Davis style wallpaper bandbox, 17in.x 11in.

18k gold presentation cane
Elegant diamond ring by Jabel, 2ct. total weight, G color, 10k appraisal
Estate car, 1999 Toyota Sienna, 78,000 miles, excellent condition

Marble sculpture by Cabot Lyford 1925-2016, 26in. tall

Ovoid dated 1847 jug, att. to Sidney Risely, Norwich,Ct. 11in.
Steiff sterling set, 45.5 t.oz.

Early walnut sawbuck table, probably Pa. circa 1820

Early Chinese porcelain bowl, 15.5 in. dia.

Early country chair table, scrubbed top, old red stain, Maine circa 1800
Lot of sterling dresser items, Steiff

Scarce Andrew Wyeth signed print titled (Fog Bell) #48

Large hooked rug of Camden,Maine by Ruth Guild Tolman, 1899-1995,

Watercolor by Barbara Ernst Prey, b.1957, Regatta, 20x30in. (proceeds to charity)
Watercolor by Carol Shupp Sebold, 1939-2010, 22x32in.

Wonderful 19th Folk Art bird tree, 24in.

Deluth catfish decoy made by David E. Perkins, stamped D.F.D., 17in.

Original set of (6) decorated Maine country rabbit ear chairs

(3) South Afican Krugerrands, sold individually
(194) Morgan silver dollars, sold (50) per lot.

(181) Peace silver dollars sold (50) per lot.
(9) Engelhard 10oz. silver bars, sold (3) bars per lot
(20) small 19th c. whales teeth

Large scrimshawed whales teeth, fine work. sold individually

Block carved slant front desk with fan carvings,custom made circa 1879, quality work
19thc. Folk Art oil with white barn, etc. 5.5x9in.

Sterling silver service for (12) International sterling, 83.6 t.oz.
Small oil of chicks feeding, 7.5x 10in.

German silver tea set, .830 silver, 67 t.oz.
Carte de viste lot with General Burnside, Lincoln, Tom Thumb, Loise Kellogg, etc.

Lunt sterling silver service (12) 90 t.oz.
Early ship diorama, wood sails, 18x24in.

Early American stepback cupboard in washed gray-blue paint, 38x84in.
Large lapstrake dory model with stand, 42 in. long

Early sponge decorated blanket chest
Sterling silver serving pieces

Windsor Chairmakers, Lincolnville,Me. Thistle top post tiger maple bed, king size
Sterling silver flatware lot

Arts and Crafts oak grandfather clock, 1904 date, 80in.
14k and 15k brouches, 7.3 dwt.

Schooner oil Rockport Harbor, 6x10in. ( F.O. Bailey prov.)
Bronze whale sculpture, 21.5in tall

Fine Persian blue Sarouk room size carpet, 7'10in. x 10'8in.

Early scrimshaw ring
Estate diamond dinner ring, 18k, approx. .60ct. T.W.

Early Folk Art oil with old farmhouse and barnyard, 11.5x16.5in.
Sterling silver dresser items

Old Hickory game or dining table with 4 chairs, great quality, signed

Rare size porcelain bath tub with claw and ball feet, 19in.x 22in.
Sterling and coin silver lot

Marquetry dresser or sewing box, fine work, 12x16in.

Large album full of foreign silver coins, 180 or more

1853 quarter dollar California gold coin
1854 half dollar California gold coin
Wonderful array of sterling silver and bakelite frames

19th c. Etching ( The Mayflower Compact) 24x32in. original walnut frame
Sterling silver lot

Japanese articulated copper lobster, Meiji Period, 10in.

Chinese Champleve enamel dresser frame, 7x9in.
.oil of children playing by Deborah Beckwith, Maine artist, 14x16in.

Renaissance Revival lion head folding throne chair. circa 1900

Converse 2 room dollhouse lithograph inside and outside, 7x20in.
Stone and wax fruit

Fine still life oil signed S.J.H. Carleton,1862, 8.25x 9.75in
Diminutive inlaid corner cabinet, 30x81in.

Art Deco plaster bust, classic Wiener Werkstatte female, 12x13in.
Folk Art pine angel blowing horn, original paint, 39 in.

Persian room size rug, 9'7x 13'2in.

Fort Edwards 2 gallon stoneware crock
Stoneware jug with cobalt decoration, 20in. tall

Paiute beaded covered basket, 3in.
Early roll-up Maine map dated 1862, all in restored condition

Early ivory netsuke lot
Early carved ivory figures, 6in.

Japanese bronze Suiban, bird inlay, elephant handles, for Bonsai arrangements, 11x17in.

One of the original Samoset Hotel signs Rockport, Me. from 1902
1840 printed Maine broadside advertising plants

Chinese pocelain ginger jar
Vintage golfer putting ashtray

Stone carved Chinese stamp, 3in.square

Finely carved ivory Okimono of Japanese people in village, Meiji Period, 1.5 x3.5in
Early Maine house portrait, 10x14in

Inuit whalebone carved face, 5.5x7.5in.
Watercolor image of a brook trout by Larry Largay

French aubussion rug with elephant motif, 2'10x 5',circa 1920
oil on panel, white lotus, 7.5x 11.5in.

Vintage Grape Ola tin store sign, 13.5x17.5in
Mortar with pestle

Small still life of tulips, 7x9in.
Early Vasoline sandwich glass candlesticks,

oil of a shipwreck rescue circa 1860, 12x18in
Several contemporary large stoneware pottery items

Naval dress sword belonging to Rear Admiral Dwight Yates, 35in. with all original leather belts and straps

19th c. oil landscape in original gold frame, 10x15in.
Adams flo-blue plates, 10in. Kyber

Signed by Maine's first governor William King, also other documents by others

Bronze relief plaque, Adam and Eve in the garden with angel, 9.5in dia.
Large Toulouse Lautrec Le Divan Japonais framed poster, 42x 53in.

Persian Oushak style rug, 3'10x 5'8in.

Early cobalt blue blown glass jug

Falcon sculpture, Louve copy
Watercolor of shed interior by William (Bill) Greey, 14x18in.

Well carved shorebird decoy
Complete large set of Blue Willow china, over 100 pieces including serving pieces

Pair of oils by Philipine M. Van Zwoll,1919-2018, 10x18in ea.
Tray lot of Sandwich glass cup plates

oil of thatched roof cottage by George Fields, 24x36in.
Several lots of (3) 18th c. blown glass flip glasses and mugs, etched and not

19th c. ships manifests, documents, papers and letters, sold as a collection

Oil of mountain scene with mother and children washing clothes, signed A. Busa, 27.5x 31.5in.
Tray lot

Watercolor harbor scene by William (Bill) Greet, 7x10.5in.
Tray lot
Tray lot

Tray lot
Large flo- blue turkey platter
Hand made hand puppets

Russian cut pedistal compote
Staffordshire tureen with ladle
Winter scene with deer, stream etc. unsigned, 8x10in.

Staffordshire figures
Weller 2-D vases,7.5 and 10.5in
Crystal candlesticks, 10in.

Civil War tin hat boxes, etc. one lot

Bruce Gamage, Jr.
Antique Estate Auctioneer, Maine License #AR480
467 Main Street, Rockland, ME 04841
Tel: 207-594-4963 Fax: 207-594-0674
email: bgamage48@gmail.com
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