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Auctioneer Witman Auctioneers Inc. 717-665-5735
Auction Date Feb 25 Auction
6 Pine st
Mt. Joy, Pa
Time 08:00AM
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AuctionZip Auctioneer ID# 1761

Christopher Sauer German Bible, Books, Antiques, Pottery, Artwork

Stoneware, Toys, Tools, Furniture

Public Auction


Very Large One-Day Auction!

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Starting Time:  8:00 AM

Box Lots-Tools-Baseball Cards - 8:00AM

Furniture - 9:00/9:30am    

German Bibles & Books - 11:30/12:00

Quality Antiques & Toys & Stoneware - Throughout the Entire Auction

(Inspection Auction Day Only 7:00 AM)


Location:  The Gathering Place - 6 Pine Street, Mount Joy, PA 17552 

Directions:  (See or for directions from your home!)


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Books/Bibles:  "Rare" Christopher Sauer (Saur) German Leather Bound Bible w/ Leather Clasps 2nd Edition w/ Wood Burning Book Plate Depicting Catherine Miller 1768, 1800s & 1900s German Books and Bibles, Framed 1783 German Himmelsbrief, Good Selection of Presidential Books, Life of Washington Book Series, Early Novels, Children's Books, Comic Books


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Stoneware: Blue Decorated Double Handle Crock, Blue Banded 2-Gallon Stoneware Cooler, Cowden Wilcox 3-Gallon Stoneware Jug w/ Snowflake Design, Witman Auctioneers Stoneware (Pitcher, Banks, Crocks), Medalta Stoneware Butter Churn, Blue Decorated Stoneware, Cowden Wilcox Crocks, Hewells Pottery Flower Pot, Various Stoneware Bean Pots, Handled Crocks, Various Crocks & Stoneware


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Artwork/Textiles:  Oil On Canvas of Duck, Very Good Hernley Pencil Drawing Depicting Horse, Dog, Birds, & Owl (Possibly the Earliest Hernley Drawing), Several Bill Rank Theorems, Signed Christiane David Cow Print, 2-Color Isaac Grabil 1842 Coverlet, 4-Color Coverlet w/ Moravian Star & Birds, Braided Chair Pads, Hooked Rugs, Quilts, Braided Rugs, Linens, Soft Goods


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Guns/Military: J.C. Higgins Bolt Action .22 Rifle, Two (2) Early Double Barrel Shotguns, Percussion Long Rifle, Two (2) .22 Revolver Hand Guns, Selection of .22 Ammo, Early Officer's Sword w/ Banded Handle

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Manheim Memorabilia/Local Advertising: N. G. Hershey Items (Oliver Dealer Tin Sign, Advertising Thermometer/Mirror, Paper Advertising, Oliver Patches, Buttons, Tags, Calendar, Measuring Yardstick), Manheim National Bank Items (Bank Bags, Metal Cast Banks, Plastic Money Cube Banks), Various Local Feed Bags, Early Hershey's Kisses Pail w/ Bail Handle

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Antiques/Glassware: Wax Sealers, Sleigh Bells, Glass Waterers, Early Folk Art Revolutionary Style Battleship, Large Selection of Goofus Glass, Pr. Vintage 1897 J.U.W.C. Porcelain Bowls, Oriental Planters & Figures, Carnival Glass, Pink Depression, Copper Lustre Pitcher, Fenton Glass, Late Adams China, Roseville Pottery, Glassware, Fire King Nesting Bowls, Mixing Bowls, Ice Cream Tins, Cow Creamers, Calumet Baking Powder Tins, Milk Cans, Ladles, Flesh Forks, Spatulas, Pitcher Pump, Gingerbread Clock, National Biscuit Company Covers, Quart & Pint Milk Bottles, Clown Cookie Jar, Bottle Carrier, Coffee Grinding Mill, Rooster Weather Vane, Wooden Butter Churn, Kunzler Lard Tin, Country Store Countertop Jars, Wooden Sugar Bucket Firkin, Early Green Painted Ice Cream Maker, Cast Iron Coffee Grinder Stamped No. 2, Franciscan Ware Dinner Set, Hubley Floral Doorstop, Cast Iron Bulldogs, Cast Iron Scottie Dog, Cast Iron Cars, Sleigh Bells, Dough Scrapers, Brass Ladles, Brass Bed Warmer, Brass Bird Cage, Brass Feed Scoops, Cast Iron Fry Pans, Yellow Mustard Coffee Grinder, Blue Painted Wooden Bucket, Wooden Keg Barrel w/ Stand, Wooden Ladder w/ Leaves & Fruit, Beer Trays (Budweiser, Gunther, Schaefer, Coopers), Stauffer Hand Turned & Decorated Lehn Style Lidded Saffron, Stauffer's Pretzel Tin, Political Buttons & Pins, Paint Decorated Child's Rocker, Planter's Peanut Jar in Pink, Silverplate, Kerosene Lanterns, Eagle Oil Lamp, Lights, Pitcher & Wash Bowl Sets, Candleholders, Milk Glass, Children's Ball Gloves, Coca-Cola Wooden Carriers, RC Cola Wooden Carriers, Early Viewer w/ Cards, B & W Kennedy Photographs, Mt. Joy Bicycle License Plate, Papier Mache Duck, Slingerland Snare Drum & Drum Set, Aunt Jemima Salt & Pepper Set, Armetale Spoon Collection, Longaberger Baskets, Mesh Purse, Dinner Sets, Ducks Unlimited, Woodstream Owl, Chess Board, Jewelry, Market Baskets, State Quarters, Cigar Box, Postcards, Crock Pot, Cookie Cutters, Paint Decorated Turned Egg Cup, Metal Ware

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Decorator Furnishings: Good Selection of Decorator Items (Planters, Vases, Pots, Racks, Wall Hangings, Temple Jars, Bird Cage, Wall Sconces, Planters)

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Baseball Cards/Toys/Dolls: Large Single-Owner Baseball Card Collection (featuring cards from 1960s - 2000s, approximately 10,000 cards), Complete Sets, Ted Williams & Babe Ruth Baseball Card, 1950s Baseball Cards, Autographed Cards (Mike Schmidt, Mark McGuire, Roger Clemens, Kirby Puckett, Tony Gwinn, Cal Ripken, Jr., Eddie Murray), Autographed Baseballs (Hank Aaron, Nolan Ryan, Signed Team Ball), Framed Shadowbox of Early Baseball History, Baseball Books, Magazines, Paper Goods, Football Cards, Rare Oliver Pedal Tractor, Ertl Oliver Tractors New Old Stock, Fleet Line Boat New Old Stock, Ertl White Tractor, Nylint Pickup Truck, Nylint Fire Dept. Ladder Truck, Tonka Grader, Tonka Dozer, Tonka Forklift, Tonka Car Carrier, Tonka Dump Truck, Tonka Rescue Van, 50+ Winross Trucks, Hubley American Eagle Planes New Old Stock, Fisher Price Toys, Wyandotte Dump Truck, Kohler Tin Wind-Up Bird (Germany), Tin Wind-Up Monkey Bank, Roy Rogers Holsters & Gun, Dick Cap Pistol & Other Cap Guns, Tinker Toys, Lincoln Logs, Madame Alexander Dolls, Porcelain Dolls, Custom Handcrafted Ben Brubaker Doll House w/ Handmade Furniture

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Furniture: 2-Part Hoosier Cabinet w/ Canisters & Bins, Victorian Walnut Secretary Desk, Victorian Side Chairs, Mahogany Claw Foot Table, Walnut Jelly Cupboard, 2-Pc. Tiger Bookcase Desk, Oak Washstand, Softwood Jelly Cupboard, Softwood Drysink, Corner Hutch Cabinet, Pennsylvania House 2-Part Hutch, Pennsylvania House Drop Leaf Table, Pennsylvania House Desk w/ Drawers, 2-Door Storage Cupboard, Federal Drop Leaf Table, Cedar Blanket Chest, Blonde Cedar Chest, Rounded Oak China Closet, Rounded Glass Curio Cabinet, Oak Dresser Base, Full-Length Dropleaf Table, 3-Tier Bucket Bench, Red Painted Work Table, Marble Top Washstand, Marble Top Dresser & Washstand w/ Leaf Pulls, Half Moon Table, One-Drawer Table, One-Drawer Work Table, End Tables, Victorian Needlepoint Settee, Corner Chair, Set of Six (6) Cane Seat Chairs, Platform Rocker, Oak Washstand w/ Towel Rack, Victorian Plant Stand, Slat-Top Trunk, Leather Office Chair, 2-Door Kenmore Refrigerator/Freezer, Upholstered La-Z-Boy Recliner, Loveseat, Modern Dining Room Table w/ Six (6) Chairs & China Cabinet, Oak Extension Table, Victorian Table, Plank Bottom Chairs, Steamer Trunk, Rope Bed, End Tables, Walking Wheel, Spinning Wheel, Modern Baker's Rack, Carousel Horse

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Tools/Equipment: Heritage Columbia Riding Mower, Ariens Snow Thrower, Two (2) Shop Vacs, Hand Tools, Werner 6' Fiberglass Ladder, Shovels, Gas Cans, 4-Prong Forks, Garden Figurines, Bird Baths, Scott Seed Spreader, Variety of Garden Applications & Weed Killers, Horse Shoes, Electric Tools, Hardware

Note:  The Above Information Provided Is Believed To Be Accurate But Not Guaranteed! 

 A 10% Buyer's Premium Will Be Applied To All Purchases! 


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