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Auctioneer Classic Auctions & Appraisals of Iowa 515-782-0285
Auction Date Nov 05 Auction
Johnston Lions Club
6401 Merle Hay Rd
Johnston , IA
Time 11:00AM
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  • Howard Gold Pocket Watch

    Howard Gold Pocket Watch

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Please make plans to join us for this great sale; featuring items from several local Estates.

Scroll down for Catalog as of Nov. 3rd....there will be a few additions.  Also, not every item is photographed as we have a few very late additions arriving November 4th.  Be sure to check out the "A" & "B" lots for details:)

Sale bill copy is below; photo gallery was updated on November 3rd...many more Model A parts; plus some additional antiques & collectibles.  Model A parts: Heads inc. Gordon Smith compressor; pistons, valves, flywheels.  Transmissions, carbs, instrument panels & gauges.  Wheels, tires, wood floor kits, interior parts, more!

Hope to see you at the Auction!

Antique/Vintage Auto: Great vintage hood ornaments; Packard & others inc. speed goddess! 50+ lots/flats of Model A parts. Old car show/club plaques & awards dating to the 50's. Flax water bag; oil cans, manuals, antique & vintage license plates. Early Ford tools inc. a great folding “display” of antique Model A items. Much more!

Militaria, Boy Scouts, Knives, Etc.: Rare! WWI-era wood propeller. WWI & WWII helmets inc. US, German & others. WWI trench knife; German, Japanese & other bayonets. Powder flask, armbands, insignia, post-war Luftwaffe badge, more. Hand made fighting/trench knives. Boy Scout group inc. vintage Troop Flag w/ribbons, uniforms, awards & more. Collection of Police/Sheriff patches.

NOTE:  There are HUNDREDS of Boy Scout collectible mugs; a lifetime collection...terrific variety:)

Models, Trains & Toys: Hundreds of built model airplanes representing WWI, WWII & beyond. Meticulously painted...US, German, Japanese & others. Dozens of vintage models in boxes. Ship models (built/unbuilt). Steam engines inc. Mamod still in box. Large collection of Lionel & other trains/accessories (some in boxes). Tin toys, Barclays soldiers, marbles, friction toys, GI Joe, more.

Antiques/Collectibles: Coins inc. Whitman books..silver! Jewelry, clocks & watches inc. white gold Howard pocket watch w/orig. box & paperwork. Political buttons/pins (100's) inc. unusual 16 to 1 “bug” Bryan example. 100's of other pinbacks. Fraternal/service pins (some gold). Wood & glass churns, stencils/printing items, pens, primitives. Collection of pipes & display/tobacco cabinet; lighters inc. Zippo Standard Oil in orig. boxes; World's Fair items. Advertising pcs. & smalls inc. some great Trade Cards. Hollywood items inc. lobby cards & pin-up calendars (inc. Marilyn); comic books. Artwork inc. signed prints, wildlife “stamp” prints, original art & sculptures; plus, nice group of antique images. Several modern collectible swords. Furniture: Includes antique oak barrister bookcase, icebox & craftsman style drop front writing desk. See website for more!

    November 5th Catalog:

  1. Vintage reproduction campaign button set

  2. Group of Barclay's & similar soldiers/figures

  3. Group of advertising/event pinback buttons

  4. Dazey No. 40 Churn

  5. Vintage stamp/type set in wood case

  6. Pair of lanterns

  7. Group of 12 Cent & 25 Cent comic books

  8. Group of 12 Cent & 25 Cent comic books

  9. Ornate “built” ship model

  10. 3 antique auto decanters

  11. 3 Aurora Models: Albatross, Fokker, etc.

  12. 3 Aurora Models: Albatross, Neiuport II, Gotha G.V.

  13. Monogram Models (3): Hawker Hurricane, Wildcat, Huey Hog

  14. 4 Model Planes: Howard “Ike”, S6B Racer, Gee Bee Racer, Travel Air Mystery Ship

  15. Navy Fliers coin bank

  16. Mamod Steam Tractor

  17. Small Steam engine

  18. Wings of Texaco coin bank

  19. 3 Gallon New Style White Cedar wood churn

  20. 3 diescast planes

  21. Misc. cast iron kitchen items

  22. Goddess of Speed hood ornament

  23. Lindberg Models (3): Curtiss Goshawk, British S.E.5A, Japanese Zero

  24. Monogram Models (3): Messerschmitt; Miller SNJ; Navy Grumman

  25. 4 Models: Monogram Messerschmitt; Revell Messerschmitt; Monogram Ford & Kitty Hawk

  26. Like-Like Models (3): 2 Gloster Gladiator; Bristol Bulldog

  27. Glecoe Models: Martin Bomber & Spirit of St. Louis

  28. (3) Models: Hawk Nieuport & Spad; Aurora Nieuport

  29. (3) Models: Tank Hunter HS129; Potez 540; Fokker S11

  30. (5) Models: Inc. Bristol Bulldog; Polikarpov; Piper Super Cub, etc.

  31. (4) Models: Curtis P-36A; P51D Mustang; Bristol Bulldog; 30's Air Racers

  32. (3) Models: Swordfish Mk2; Interceptor Fighter “Jack”; Sparviero

  33. Pair of Monogram models inc. Messerschmitt

  34. Pair of models inc. Messerschmitt Bf110 C/D & Avenger (G.H.W. Bush)

  35. Pair of models: Stealth Fighter & Heinkel He 111

  36. Pair of Zeppelins; one is wind-up

  37. Pair of models: Ertl AMT Mustang & Lindberg Ohio State Patrol Crown Vic

  38. Pair of Gabriel Model T Models

  39. Pair of Ford Coupe models

  40. Flying Fish model

  41. (2) Ship models: Glencoe USS Oregon; & DD792 Callaghan

  42. 3 Misc. models/diecast

  43. Group of models w/out boxes (in plastic packaging)

    43A. CHOICE of Dozens of flats of “built” Model airplanes. These are beautifully crafted and represent WWI & WWII from many countries. Check out the Nose Art painted on many of the examples. We will sell choice throughout the be sure to take a look.

  44. Oak barrister bookcase

  45. Model planking machine

  46. Miner's lamp

  47. Flat of miniature vehicles, Lesney, etc

  48. Franklin Half Dollar book; partial

  49. Washington Quarter book; partial

  50. Roosevelt & Mercury Dime books; partially full (lots of silver!)

  51. Buffalo & Jefferson Nickel books (3)

  52. 2 Lincoln Cent books

  53. Group of foreign coins & currency

  54. Unopened baseball card packs

  55. 50's Car Show plaques

  56. Shells & shark teeth

  57. Misc. diecast/model cars

  58. Group of souvenir items

  59. Group of lighters & other tobacciana

  60. Choice of pipes

  61. Great! Old pipe rack with tobacco jar drawers

  62. Minnequa flax water bag (Pueblo Tent & Awning)

  63. Rocks/Minerals/etc.

  64. WWI Helmet/Liner

  65. WWI Helmet/Liner

  66. WWII German Helmet (no liner)

  67. Great WWII M1 helmet & liner; early fixed-bale; shows remnants of possible camo paint

  68. Japanese WWII helmet (no star)

  69. Pair of leather leggings

  70. Misc. group of canvas items inc. slings, etc.

  71. WWII leather flight helmet

  72. TBD (shells, etc.)

  73. 1917 A.C. Co trench knife; 1917 dated

  74. Misc. militaria inc. manuals, insignia

  75. Sessions clock w/painted scene

  76. Printer box; misc. printing supplies

  77. Argentine 1891 Bayonet (WKC-Solingen) bayonet & scabbard

  78. WWII Japanese bayonet/scabbard

  79. Pair of bayonets (one w/scabbard)

  80. WWII (Tarawa) Japanese moulding planes

  81. Powder flask

  82. Homemade washer-handle fighting knife w/leather scabbard

  83. Old crafted bowie (file) knife w/beaded scabbard

  84. Johnston & Co. (Sheffield) knife w/scabbard

  85. Swan hood ornament

  86. Vintage “Mack” bulldog hood ornament

  87. Choice from (2) aircraft inspired hood ornaments

  88. Post-war repro Luftwaffe Observer badge (SOG)

  89. Reichsparteitag 1934 Medal & partial grip from Hitler Youth knife (contains the enameled diamond)

  90. Boy Scout Troop Flag w/award ribbons

  91. Group of Model A & other early Ford booklets/manuals

  92. Neat cased display set of Model A tools/accessories

  93. Large group of Boy Scout Uniforms

  94. (2) Costumes

  95. Pair of Boy Scout canteens

  96. Boy Scout insignia

  97. Boy Scout Plaques & stamps

  98. Boy Scout pins & jewelry

  99. HUGE collection of BSA souvenir mugs; several large boxes/flats...choice of flats

    100A. Rare! Howard white gold pocket watch. In original box w/ was $95 when new back in the early 1900's; and is still in that condition:) Lovely piece!!

  100. Group of Gold service/fraternal pins

  101. Vintage Deco style “Queen Mary” Poster

  102. Neat Mid-Century sculpture. Our client's Father made this piece; it won an Award at the Iowa State Fair; neat Space Age flair. Needs a little TLC...but neat conversation item! Includes the Iowa State Fair exhibit brochure from 1969.

  103. Slag glass lamp

  104. Ferry Ship Model (mostly built)

  105. Lionel Anniversary Clock

  106. Laurel & Hardy print

  107. Lithograph: Merv Corning “The Man Without Fear”. Low edition litho; signed, numbered & beautifully framed.

  108. Print signed “Benoit”; assume Art Benoit. Subject is old rural barn. Numbered LL; Signed LR; framed.

  109. Artwork by Louise Rayner; British watercolor artist; framed.

  110. Framed image of Abraham Lincoln

  111. Print: “Stalled” by Rose Edin; 60/750 LL; signed ML; framed.

  112. Print: “Pause for a Drink”; by Paul Calle ca. 1976. Signed LR, beautifully framed.

  113. Group of misc. artwork

  114. Misc. artwork

  115. Icebox; needs some TLC:)

  116. Drop front Craftsman style desk

  117. Neat coat hanger made from various implements

  118. Craftsman style oak wood bookcase

  119. Choice out of 3 pairs of vintage/antique wood skis

  120. Group of antique fire extinguishers

  121. Vintage ornate mirror

  122. Globe on stand

  123. Brass desk lamp

  124. Box of vintage toys

  125. Dickens Village items

  126. LARGE group of 78 & other vintage record albums

  127. BSR McDonald 6500 turntable

  128. Antique Trunk

  129. Etched glass cabinet door panels; palm tree theme

  130. Japan porcelain bird bells (6)

  131. Group of diecast planes (some in boxes)

  132. Hame, leather bridle & bit

  133. Group of primitive tools

  134. Group of antlers & horns

  135. Bachmann Big Hauler Prairie Flyer Train Set

  136. Miniature toy/sample press

  137. JFK sculpture

  138. Country Club beer crate & bottles

  139. Ohio Art Carnival Shooting Gallery, in box

  140. Model Railroad items: CHOICE of FLATS...over 25!: Misc vintage/antique Train items...lots of Lionel...many early items. Flats include sets; groups of cars; track; accessories (inc. working elevator for example); many neat items!

  141. Old cigarettes packages, etc.

  142. Large group of ephemera inc. stamps, advertising, etc.

  143. Group of political pinbacks

  144. Group of political pinbacks

  145. Group of political pinbacks

  146. Group of political pinbacks

  147. Group of character pinbacks (Peanuts, Disney, etc)

  148. Festival & Iowa related pinbacks

  149. Misc. pinback group

  150. Sports pinbacks

  151. Advertising/even pinbacks

  152. Large group misc. pins

  153. Large group misc. pins

  154. Misc. smalls: pins, patches, collectors spoons, stamps, etc

  155. Tokens & foreign coins

  156. Carter/Mondale Iowa ashtray

  157. Advertising & other knives

  158. Misc. fossils/bone

  159. Tobacco items inc. lighters/cans

  160. Misc. group of smalls: pens, flag, memo pad, etc.

  161. Antique stirrups

  162. (2) Zippo Standard Oil advertising lighters; NIB

  163. Century of Progress – Chicago World's Fair – trivet set; like new in box w/cello wrap

  164. Harrison-Morton Badge/Ribbon

  165. 1896 Gold Bug 16-1 (probably Bryan) pin from McKinley/Bryan Race

  166. Group of Fraternal pins; Sheet of pins, tokens, etc.

  167. European medal/ribbon & souvenir statue

  168. Fraternal Sword Chain

  169. Large binder full of ISP & DMPD patches

  170. Stamp Prints & Covers

  171. Pin up Calendar & calendar top (Marilyn “Dreams”)

  172. Vintage movie Lobby Cards

  173. Columbian Exposition Picture books: “The Vanishing White City”; several copies

  174. Group of NASA & movie items

  175. Currier & Ives prints

  176. Duck/Migratory Bird Stamp prints

  177. Duck/Migratory Bird Stamp prints

  178. Duck/Migratory Bird Stamp prints

  179. Duck/Migratory Bird Stamp prints

  180. Duck/Migratory Bird Stamp prints

  181. Large group of misc. ephemera & prints

  182. Large collection of vintage badges & pins; mostly work-affiliated

  183. Choice out of celluloid & war-related pins

  184. Vintage Cross pens in boxes

  185. Group of antique images

  186. Group of antique images

  187. Group of antique images

  188. Indian & Battleship Gum trade cards

  189. Group of “I'm Going To Be...” Schutter Johnson Candy cards

  190. Group of pirate cards

  191. Misc. cards: Ripley's, Davey Crockett, etc.

  192. Misc. cards: War, Planes & Ships

  193. President & Star cards

  194. Group of tins & advertising

  195. Small group of ephemera inc. cards, field glasses, mini-book, more

  196. Oversize postcards

  197. Silver plate flatware set in case

  198. Stetson beaver hat; size 7-1/2

  199. Boy Scout items

  200. Cast iron horse/buggy

  201. WWI GI Joe on original card

  202. HO Scale train engine & cars

  203. Bohemian glass pitcher & 4 goblets

  204. Vintage PBR cooler

  205. Reagan Inaugural pin w/ribbons & elephant

    205A. Dutchess Trousers stand-up sign

    205B. Clarinet

    205C. Boy Scout group

    205D. Antique Fishing Picture

    205E. Toy or sample piano stool

    205F. DX Getaway Games

    205G. Train Sets

    205H. Taxidermy Turkey

    205I. Choice of Farm toys

    205J. Mannequin

    205K. Walt Disney Toy Box (Mickey – 60's/70's era)

    205L. Table top display case

    205M. Longaberger baskets

    205N. Coaster Wagon (neat item - “fender” model)

    205O. Harley Sportster Gas Tank

    205P. Pennsylvania Tire advertising ashtray w/pink depression glass insert

    205Q. Eastlake style doll dresser/jewelry box

  206. Choice out of collectible swords

  207. 1999 John Deere Classic collectible tee marker (rare!)

  208. Copper pot

  209. Large Haeger vase & Collectible Stein

  210. Group of Wrestling figures in original packaging

  211. Group of Comics, Lone Ranger items, etc.

  212. NIB: Letter opener w/Murano glass handle & chrome shears

  213. Group of NIB Sports memorabilia

  214. (2) Binders of vintage sports cards

  215. Children's books/records inc. Disney

  216. Character glasses: Garfield & (McDonald's) Batman

  217. Carnival Glass Pitcher & a variety of crackle glass items

  218. Box of Hot Wheels in original packaging

  219. Estes Snap Shot Rocket in orig. packaging

  220. Coca-Cola collectibles

  221. Vintage maps, lighter & related

  222. Group of jewelry & jewelry box

  223. Ceramic banks

  224. Plush: inc. Boyd's & Disney

  225. Grinder & cast woodpecker toothpick holder

  226. Smalls inc. Cross pens in boxes, spoons, belt buckle, more.

  227. Vintage books & records

  228. N-Vision Night Vision set; new in box

    228A. Large Lot of Comics; some Bronze Age

    228B. Star Trek Deep Space 9 DS9 Space Station (NIB)

    228C. MagNext set; like new in case

    228D. HUGE group of Betty & Veronica, Archie Digests (dozens!)

  229. Delta Scroll Saw

  230. Duracraft bench drill press

  231. Model A flywheel

  232. Model A distributors, shafts & parts

  233. Model A door handles

  234. Misc. Model A parts

  235. Interior trim parts; misc

  236. Distribution boxes, covers & light switches/covers

  237. Misc. Model A parts

  238. Misc. Model A parts

  239. Misc. Model A parts

  240. Gas shut off valves

  241. Misc. Model A parts

  242. Suspension parts inc. several shocks & shock parts

  243. Electrical wiring, switches

  244. Misc antique horns

  245. Cables and spare tire mount

  246. Window regulators & interior parts

  247. Horn & exhaust whistle

  248. Electrical parts

  249. Ignition coils & plugs

  250. Seals & window channel

  251. Transmission & rear end parts; misc

  252. Misc. Model A parts

  253. Engine parts inc. pistons, cam & crank gears

  254. Motor mounts,

  255. Valves, guides & springs

  256. Bearings, seals, gaskets, caps, misc

  257. Hood latches

  258. Misc. Model A parts

  259. Cooling system parts

  260. Windshield mounts, spare tire mounts, misc parts

  261. Steering shafts, 2 & tube

  262. Lever rods

  263. Switch rods (steering column)

  264. Misc. rods

  265. Scroll saw, Craftsman

  266. Headlight bars

  267. Misc. parts (non model A)

  268. Spark plugs, club plaques, motometers,

  269. Steering wheels (choice)

  270. Brake shoes

  271. Cooling system belts & hoses

  272. Misc. Model A parts

  273. Misc. Model A parts

  274. Misc. Model A parts

  275. Starter (Model T?)

  276. Misc. Model A parts

  277. Skull

  278. Gaskets

  279. Group of misc car parts (non Model A)

  280. Gauges & instrument clusters

  281. Starters choice (3)

  282. Oil cans, Skelly & others

  283. Transmission, complete

  284. Model A rim

  285. 3 tires (2 new, still in packaging)

  286. 2 relic BB guns

  287. Mauser Gewehr 98; needs some TLC.

  288. Headlights

  289. Lacing, welts & gaskets

  290. Tail lights & partial early Model T headlights

  291. Gaskets, welts & lacing

  292. Headlight parts

  293. Wood spacers/blocks

  294. Misc. rubber

  295. Carburetor

  296. Carburetor

  297. Brackets

  298. Cam Shaft

  299. Crank shaft

  300. Misc. engine parts, throttle linkages, etc.

  301. Gears, bumper parts, linkages, etc.

  302. Misc, books; bumper sticker kit

  303. Lamps, lenses, gaskets

  304. Misc. Model A parts

  305. Misc. Model A parts

  306. Misc. Model A parts

  307. Headlight parts,misc.

  308. Misc. Model A parts

  309. Other car parts Not model A

  310. Headlight parts

  311. Clutch disc, starter rings, U joints

  312. Misc. Model A Parts

  313. Engine parts, pistons & connecting rods

  314. Misc. Model A Part

  315. Engine parts, pistons, etc

  316. Carbs & linkages

  317. Headlight parts

  318. Misc. Model A parts

  319. Misc. Model A parts

  320. Antique License plates

  321. Antique License plates

  322. Antique License plates

  323. Misc lights & parts

  324. WWI German Pilot large photo print

  325. Reproduction badges & spotter cards

  326. WWI Era propeller

  327. Model A radiator shell

  328. Model A part

  329. Transmission, mostly intact

  330. Cylinder head

  331. Gordon Smith air compressor cylinder head

  332. 4 body panels

  333. Braces & misc body parts

  334. 3 wood floor kits (choice)

  335. Ford trim parts

  336. Box of antique tools

  337. Exhaust manifold

  338. Air pumps & jack for Model A

  339. Rear bumper parts

  340. Bumper parts

  341. Running boards

  342. Oil pan

  343. Flat of Model A tools

  344. Flat of Model A tools

  345. Battery covers & steering column floor covers

  346. Misc Model A parts

  347. Misc. Model A parts

  348. Misc. Model A parts

  349. Misc. Model A parts

  350. Misc. Model A parts

  351. Misc. Model A parts

  352. Tub of vintage toys

  353. Misc. Antiques

  354. Misc. Silver Plate

  355. Computer & Camera Accessories

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