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Auctioneer Dave Pritchard Auctioneering (740) 503-8216
Auction Date Jun 23 Auction
Ross Auction Company
50 West Main Street
Chillicothe, OH
Time 09:30AM
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TOM & CAROLYN PORTER COLLECTION LARGE 1 DAY-2 SESSION UNRESTRICTED PUBLIC AUCTION Items from the collection of Carolyn & her late husband Tom Porter, owners of Garth’s Auction from the early 1970’s until 1996 LOCATED, SALE BEING CONDUCTED AT ROSS AUCTION COMPANIES NEWLY RENOVATED STATE OF THE ART AUCTION FACILITY, 50 WEST MAIN STREET CHILLICOTHE, OHIO IN THE HISTORIC CHILLICOTHE GAZETTE BUILDING. SESSION 1, SATURDAY JUNE 23RD BEGINNING AT 9:30 A.M. Furniture, assorted stands & tables; mahogany 4 post bed; maple twin bed; 2 dr. oak file cabinet; 2 cedar chests; paint decorated rocker & footstool; 1930’s porcelain top kitchen table w/pull out leaves & 4 matching chairs; quilt rack; set of bed steps by Tom King; small lectern; assorted chairs; 4 post rope bed; like new upholstered chase lounge; chrome cabinet; Accessories, paperweights; assorted framed artwork, prints, pictures etc.; vintage beaded flowers; wooden & beaded fruit; approximately 25 limited edition die cast cars & trucks; peacock feathers; textiles; candlesticks; assorted pottery & ceramics; Russian lacquered footstool; wooden & alabaster eggs; wooden fish; glass, wooden & porcelain animal figures; cranberry opalescent; approximately 100 pieces of tin ware by Howard Barber to include, pitchers, bird houses, candlesticks, sconces, Christmas trees, potted flowers, cookie cutters etc.; decorative wrought iron flowers pot holders; ornamental hose holder; Royal Doulton pitcher; pin cushions; wooden bowls; trivets; wooden book jack; 100’s of vintage iron-on uniform patches; green depression glass; pottery frogs; holiday decorations; pair of Blenko bear bookends; B&G plates; postcards; Wood’s ware; stuffed animals; cookie cutters; reproduction spatter ware; mirrors; wood stools; wooden bird carvings; teak stands; S&P shakers; Fire King; children’s books; playschool toys; Longaberger Baskets, to include approximately 65 baskets including miniatures, many with liners & protectors, also pottery, lids, liners, protectors, runners etc.; SESSION 2, SATURDAY JUNES 23RD BEGINNING AT 12:00 NOON 2-piece Ohio cherry & walnut blind door country corner cupboard (originally in the collection of Bertha Oberlander, Garth’s mother); early slat back/plank seat rocker w/wonderful paint decoration; mahogany 2 dr. drop leaf night stand; country 4 shelf crock/plant stand in green paint; blind door hanging corner cupb. w/5 interior shelves; mahogany 3-part banquet table by Williams-Kimp, extends to 12’3”; 5-oak 4 stack barrister bookcases; handmade reproduction Windsor chairs by D.R. Dimes & Seraph; glass front & side display cabinet w/adjustable glass shelves, 83”H; early tapered leg work table w/2 board top, scalloped corners; curly maple bucket bench by Jim Johnston, Ashley, Oh.; unusual wooden corner bench (note on the bottom that refers to Pittsburgh Western RR); wrought iron art deco umbrella/cane holder; antique wrought iron bench; contemporary 4 post canopy bed; Accessories, 2 cast iron rabbit door stops; grotesque/face jugs by Melvin Crocker, Claude Miller, Marie Rogers, 3 carved decoys by Buckeye Joe Wooster, Oh.; several pieces of Ohio pottery; collection of political buttons; paperweights by Kaziun, Erickson, St. Clair, signed Paul Ysart, Lundberg studios; 16 Brush pottery frogs in various sizes; wood fish decoys by Gary Miller; baskets to include Nantucket, splint hickory; approximately 23 Amish quilts; finely executed doll house & furniture; collection of marbles including, 20 signed Mark Matthews art glass, sulphide, Boyer art glass, clay & approx.. 300 machine made; Russian lacquered boxes; folk art wood carving of Ted Kluszewski by Ricky Barnes; assorted Indian & southwest pottery & accessories; tole decorated pieces; Lalique, Swarovski, Baccarat & Steuben; Labino cat; nice collection of carved wooden shore birds by Perkins, Stevens, W. Reinbold, Jim Slack, Orcutt, D.R., Pickard, H. Shourds & others; several pieces of Nicodemus; sewer tile frogs; Orient & Flume art glass vases signed Sillars; several pieces of signed McClelland Barclay; primitive wooden bench; primitive wooden footstools; 2 dr. tool caddy in red paint; over 30 pieces of folk art by Arlene White, paintings, papier Mache boxes etc.; 7 papier Mache Eggs; carved wooden pot of flowers by Frank Finney; folk art penny rug; bronze sculpture signed Caroline Carpio (Pueblo); Pittsburgh glass fishbowl; 5 Carved & decorated birds signed Don Noyes; canes; wood carvings signed Ed Hageman; baseball souvenirs & memorabilia; 4 signed Christopher Reis glass Sculptures; Rosetta limited edition bronze cats; contemporary cobalt decorated crocks; wood butter bowls in curly maple & paint; Breininger redware; approximately 30 pieces of Cathra-Anne Barker ceramics; country walnut set of shelves; over 100 pieces by Tom King birds, folk art paintings, covered boxes, Christmas ornaments, footstool, miniature crock/plant stands; several pieces of John Nygren art glass; lighting to include, several decorated wood column lamps by Gus Knapp, antique Asian ceramic lamps, crock lamps, Stiffel, hanging lights by Tom King & Howard Barber & others; stone fruit; balloon form; reproduction Schwinn Black Phantom Bicycle; large alabaster sculpture of a buffalo signed Vincent Kaydahzinne; collection of wind-up toys; handmade Oriental runner 19’ 8” approximately 50 Oaxaca decorated wood carvings; 2 pieces paint decorated by Garth Oberlander (child’s rocker signed Garth O. 69 & a 3 leg footstool); over 50 pieces West Cote Bell pottery with many pieces signed Vaughan Smith; several pieces of recycled art signed Dick Marcus; delicate glass flowers; gemstone birds; braided rugs; antique beaded flowers; child’s 1 piece cupboard; 3 wooden Santos carvings; collection of early cup-saucers; Dunn circus figure; collection of Paul Webb’s “the Mountain Boys” to include, carved wooden figures, Imperial porcelain co. pieces, paper items etc.; folk art whirl-a-gig by Tim Reed; Artwork, artists to include 2 watercolors of the barn at Stratford & Meeker house by Connie Hoffman, Roman Lopez, 2 pieces by Diana Thorne, dry brush watercolor “the mighty Juanna” by William Haskell, oil on canvas “working trawlers” by Robert Johnson, oil painting “mixed Brood” by Joan Marron-La Rue, southwest landscape by Tom Talbot, oil on artist board “tunnel of pecans” by Michael Gibbons, watercolor “the wild ones” by Hal Empie, early photo of the barn at Stratford & Meeker house, painting of the barn at Stratford by Phil Kipe 1966 on old barn siding, oil on canvas of an Indian child by Peter Van Dusen, 2 Disney animation cels, oil on canvas by Gary Yazzie, pieces by Diana Madaras, enamel on copper “pansies in the rocks” by Carole Schupp, watercolors by Gretchen Huff, pieces by Christina Parrett, oil paintings by Graydon Foulger to include “water lilies” “prickly pear cactus flowers” “Prickly pear cactus”, large oil on canvas dated 1984 48”x 60” signed but illegible, plus items to numerous too list. Auctioneers Note, make plans to attend, literally 1,000’s of items to be sold during this all day auction, this collection represents 2 lifetimes of passionate collecting & during their tenure at Garth’s Auctions the Porters and their auction company controlled the heartbeat of the antique industry in the Midwest , both Tom & Carolyn are still to this day very well respected in the antique & auction industry and it is Dave Pritchard Auctioneering’s pleasure to bring you this important collection, Preview Dates, Saturday June 16th 9:00 A.M. until 4:00 P.M., Thursday June 21st & Friday June 22nd from 9:00 A.M. until 4:00 P.M., doors open at 8:00 A.M. auction day, online bidding is available for the second session, go to Live Auctioneers or Bidsquare (under Ross Auction) to register to bid online, absentee bids accepted, catalogues will be available for the second session featuring approximately 440 catalogued lots, go to or for pictures. Terms, Cash, Check, Visa, Mastercard 13% Buyers premium, 10% for cash. SALE CONDUCTED BY DAVE PRITCHARD AUCTIONEERING AUCTIONEERS DAVE PRITCHARD SR/JR & TYLER PRITCHARD & ELI PRITCHARD APPRENTICE CIRCLEVILLE, OHIO (740)503.8216 SERVING CENTRAL & SOUTHERN OHIO SINCE 1972

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