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Sun Apr 28 - 12:00PM

157 e. Fair ave, Lancaster, Oh Click to Map

John B. Auctions

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Phone: (614) 296-6934

License: 2003000400

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  • Full size copper dolphin weathervane

    Full size copper dolphin weathervane







John B. Auctions


Sunday, April 28th 12 noon

Historic Fairgrounds. 157 E. Fair ave.

Lancaster Oh. 43130

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That's right; I am back for my annual old school, in person, live antique auction.WE ARE FULL!!!ok I said we were full but I just took in a coin coll. Now we are REALLY FULL!

RARITIES: 36” long heavy metal wire, lited automaton alligator, lg. size copper dolphin weather vane, 1896 New England Kennel club beagle trophy stein reticulated signed copper crawfish, KKK hood & photos, early Ford Flying Goddess hood orn.

COLLECTIONS: WE HAVE cast iron, primitives, advertising, musical instruments, clocks, ephemera, RR & Coleman lanterns, Military, F. Arbogast vintage fishing lures  toys, coins, more.

CAST IRON:asst. Griswold skillets, lids, Wagner ladle, skillets, covered roaster, early gate marked skillets, Griswold trivit, Favorite, Puritan Erie, National skillets junior valve lathe tool, 2 architectural iron garden 36” pedistals, waffle iron on stand, Collins broad axe in original shipping container(mint) and more. CLOCKS: Russian submarine working clock, banjo clock, Victorian, Figural, mid century, more; ADVERTISING: 1939 Coke thermometer in great cond., drugstore tins,  lg. Mail Pouch therm., pop crates, Coke cooler, lighted beer signs,  more coming. LANTERNS: lg. asst. of vintage Coleman lanterns, some in cases, old mining torch, miners lamps, barn, 4 color RR switch light, RR yard lanterns, PRIMITIVES: trappers backpack, early tinware, tole tea caddy, slide top candle box,  decorated tin shaker, tin puch-up candlesticks, mill spools, huge iron & wd. Pulley w/latch signed, early baskets, Circleville seed crate,  flat copper rooster weather vane, early footd. Copper hearth biscuit pan, tin & brass snuffers, hog scraper, rare wood meat/dough pounder/tenderizer, spice tin set,  antique tools,  18th & 19th century door locks, hand-forged hardware,  Ladles, iron star, Enterprise tin cup & covered lunch pail, zinc lidded mason jars, old locks, more.  MILITARY: grenades, 5 antique swords,  lg. Shells, helmets, Air Force skull cap, instruments, bayonets, mask, pouches, Axis cap, training rifle, jump suit, POCKET KNIVES: lg. Coll. Boker, Barlow, Remington, Winchester, Case, H. Boker, Ulster, Bushmaster,  Cutmaster, Keencutter, Boyscout, advertising knives; MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS: violins, guitars , Yamaha, others, flutes, sax, dulcimer, Alvarez mandolin, trumpet, crank music box with brass cylinder;TOYS: Structo hook & ladder, structo auto transport, county dump truck, tin wind up porky pig, character puppets, new old stock llane models, airplane terminal & planes, hard rubber racers, M.Mouse bumper car in box, Hubley car trailer, radio controlled tank, tin train, more.   COINS: silver dollars, halves, currency, quarters, dimes, commemoratives, proof sets, 

OTHER    COLLECTIBLES: Fire King nest of Tulip kitchen bowls, tulip covered grease jar, S & P in caddy, 3 various sized Dazey churns, other churns, postcards, flat top trunk, spinning eheel. lg set 1785 books, 52 Browns, bears program, black face showboat banjo, ship TV lamp, WW1 medical poster, very early Typewriter, Talburt print portfolio,  primitive kitchen Bakers Cabinet, 2 oak telephones w/guts, lg. Eye glass adv. Therm., Oak pierced room divider, 2gal. Decorated stoneware crock, Akron Stoneware covered storage crock, RedWing crock, Jadite D coffee cups, dish, Bennington Lion dish, iron gnome in old paint, old bottles, bulldog coll., pie birds, lg. Brass school bell, new old stock bike mudflaps w/reflectors, vaseline glass wall pocket, parker gold nib pen pencil, coke tray, coke bottle therm., paintings,  brass car horns, looong fox hunting bugle, 2 iron garden pedistals,stack of 1960s albums,  cardboard decoy w/wd. Slot base, Arbogast & other maker lures in great condition, wood lures, glass top biscuit tin, lighters, zippos, some N.O.S.,  many w/boxes,   old arrows in wood case and 2 bows, smoking pipes, slag glass lamps, iron floor lamps, Aladdin lamps with finials, rare counter shaving stand, babby buggy, Marantz receiver & turntable, old speaker, Pioneer receiver, turn table, iron grates from Lanc. Oh. Municipal building believed to be from jail on lower level, old fan, art work, fly catcher, coll. Of snow babies, jadite swirl bowls, apothocary bottles, others, lg. Glass battery, table top crank record player, Aman sculpture, sports cards, Jordan, Frank Baker, plus cases of collectibles in the basement of a Lancaster home and yes more will be coming in!   AUCTIONEER: John “B” Bakitis, 614-296-6934, email: Assisting auctioneers, Tom Klug, Steve Matchett, TERMS: everything is sold as is where is, no stated or implied warranties; Cash, charge, or approved ck. (if new to John B., your bank must email a letter in good standing 48hrs. Before the auction or you must pay by cash or charge.

PREVIEW: Saturday 11am-2pm.

Building opens Sunday 10am 

NO INTERNET ON-LINE BIDDING! We do take absentee and phone bids. 

NO buyers premium!



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