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Auctioneer TILMAN'S AUCTIONS 804-347-4963
Auction Date Nov 04 Auction
2013 Maywill Street
Richmond, Va
Time 10:00AM
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�MERCY STREET�-A Civil War Drama

Friday, November 3, 2017 � 2:00 p.m.Saturday, November 4, 2017 � 10:00 a.m.Sunday, November, 2017 � 12 noon


2013 Maywill Street, Richmond, Virginia, 23230

Join us for a unique opportunity as we will sell at public auction the packed warehouse of Civil War era items, collectibles, textiles, lighting, 100�s of 19th century utilitarian wares, filming props, etc. used in the popular PBS series Mercy Street. 

AUCTIONEER�S NOTE � Please join us for three fun filled days of live auctioneering. We are privileged to sell these items with NO BUYER�S FEE CHARGED TO THE BUYER!!


Furniture: Beautiful walnut 2 piece butler�s desk with 3 part bookcase top, wooden pulls, and decorative attriments; fine example of original American marble top washstand with white marble, tall splash back, carved wooden pulls; several other nice walnut marble top washstands; great walnut and rosewood mid 1800�s American sideboard with heavy carved fruit motif and arched carved top; dainty two drawer child�s dressing stand with rose marble top and gallery; primitive softwood pantry shelves; early dovetailed pine blanket box with full strap hinges and till; gent�s maple transition chest of drawers with early dovetailing and two top cuff link drawers; carved mahogany center table with fancy base; large dark oak double door wardrobe with crown; American Empire triple door sideboard; curly maple Sheraton ca. 1840 washstand with gallery; several small school/barber washstands with side towel bars; large selection of early chairs-Hitchcock, captain�s, plank seat, bent wood, rockers, Victorian side chairs, mahogany dining chairs; walnut ca. 1860 double door bookcase; several scrub top and other turned and tapered leg work tables; several period walnut Victorian writing tables with unique cross stretcher bases; neat pedestal spider foot sewing stand; several gent�s dresser top shaving stands; French style cabriole leg foot stool with needlepoint; walnut late Victorian gent�s shaving stand; small original finish dovetailed blanket chest with bun feet (missing hinges); classic mahogany ca. 1835 lady�s dressing vanity with swivel cameo mirror; walnut Victorian tapestry covered settee; lots of wooden hinged boxes; great walnut 6� 1800�s railroad or courthouse waiting bench; several mahogany and walnut Victorian chairs, settees, and sofas; walnut Victorian dressers; several hand painted tri and four fold dressing screens; English oak pub carved back settee; small walnut American two piece cylinder roll secretary; walnut and oak Davenport/shipmaster�s desk; nice walnut Sheraton 2 drawer work table; dainty highly carved rosewood sewing or game table; several fancy and highly carved Mediterranean/American upholstered pub/church chairs; Pennsylvania zinc lined dry sink with dish drawer; handmade 9� raised panel counter (made specifically for the hospital); primitive single door chimney cupboard with mustard paint; jelly cupboards; unusual reeded leg stands with chopping block top; fancy triple back walnut Victorian sofa (possible Herter); unusual primitive turned leg work bench; carpenter�s work bench; several tapestry fire screens; 3 board Hepplewhite farm table with 2 drawers; several stretcher base tavern tables; many period and reproduction drop leaf and other side tables; 10 drawer oak national cash register stand; mahogany cheval mirror; pair Duncan Phyfe mahogany maple center tables; 5� Sheraton mixed wood dry goods table; pine country dry sink with three side drawers; fern and candle stands; drop leaf and breakfast tables; oak 1800�s dental office chair with sign; country splint seat porch settee; Pa. wide plank deacon�s bench; mahogany English commode stand; very unique mahogany European settee with matching chair; pine American settle bench table; walnut high back and rope beds; much, much more!!

Country, Primitives, Etc.: Yarn winder; spinning wheel; primitive stands; pine benches of every description and size (bucket, school, store porch, etc.); early farm flax breaker; mercantile, milking, and other stools; hired hands beds; small kegs and many barrels; wooden wheel wheel barrow; Shaker style chairs; chicken coops; kindling box; primitive hospital cots; wooden and hinged and other boxes; early bath tubs; butter churn; wooden ladders; children�s and bustle trunks; leather covered traveling trunk; ceiling fly trap; stoneware storage and food containers; well buckets; measurers; medicine cabinets; butter bowls; barrel spigots; cutlery trays; wooden cooking and kitchen utensils; coffee mills; cheese hoops; plus more!

Early Ironware: 100�s of fireplace utensils; wash pots; stew pots; tea kettles; ice tongs; cooking kettles; skillets; large fireplace crane; andirons; fireplace tools; pot hooks; fireplace chains; game hooks; hanging scales; meat cleavers; grates;

Early Kitchenware: Splint and country baskets of all descriptions; stoneware jugs, canning jars, salt crocks, food containers, etc.; brass jelly kettles; brass apple butter kettles; tremendous selection of pewter; butter churns; iron pitcher pump; ginger beer bottles; buttermilk pitchers; lunch buckets; molds; sifters; spice sets; trays; scoops; extensive collection of tinware; provisions boxes; glassware; china; 100�s of others..

Apothecary and Related: Iron, brass, and ceramic mortar and pestles; apothecary medicine bottles and boxes; lavatory china; many bowl and pitcher sets; showcase with brass tag; doctor�s leather bag; urns; Bristol glass vases; brass cuspidors; other items!

Lighting and Related: Early hanging store lamps with original tin shades; hanging candle lights; push up candle sticks; lanterns; candelabras; beautiful Victorian piano lamps; nice selection of banquet lamps; 5 light candelabra with prisms; approx. 100 other oil lamps; many lighting accessories, burners, shades, chimneys, etc.;

Millinery and Sewing Goods: Small baskets; hat boxes; products; knitting and crochet items; umbrellas; hat stands; jewelry boxes; hat boxes; leather top hat box; string; thread; bonnets; notions;

Dressing and Dresser Items: Perfume bottles; pin cushions; powder jars; trays; many bowl and pitcher sets; water and perfume bottles; many different ink wells and ink sets; plus more!

Carpenter�s and Other Tools: Brace and bits; pulleys; wooden planes; levels; hammers; augers; draw knives; saws; mallets; punches; cutters; clamps; squares, and more!

Other Home Accessories: Many framed mirrors, prints, oil paintings, tapestries, etc.; library of books (leather bound 1700�s and 1800�s); pattern and stemware glass; clausinet, onyx, and other urns; lap walnut cylinder roll desk; several room size oriental carpets; large selection of home spun coverlets; old quilts; many different bolts of fabric and other textiles in quantity; walnut mantel clock; Victorian silverware; pickle castors; castor sets; tea service; heavy ornate trays; epurn; silverware; tankards; pitchers; butter dish; etc.; old laundry items, irons; punch bowl sets; floor model multi light candelabra; small collectibles of every description

Other Items of Interest: Production props to include tombstones; several trade signs; shipping cargo crates/boxes (approx. 100); product bales; plus lots of unused lumber, work tables; folding tables; two refrigerators; InterWood table saw; sentry fire safe;


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