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Auctioneer Cherry Tree Auctions 518-798-4289
Auction Date Dec 03 Auction
The Washington County Fairgrounds
392 Old Schuylerville Rd
Greenwich, NY
Time 05:00PM
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AuctionZip Auctioneer ID# 20527
Please Remember - NO Absentee or Telephone Bids

Michael S. Smith & Friends • Professionals Since 1976


SATURDAY Dec 3rd at 5pm
Previews: Fri 1-5 and Sat from 1pm

SALE HELD AT: The Washington County Fairgrounds
Rte 29 Between Greenwich & Schuylerville, NY; 12 miles East of Saratoga Springs
(MapQuest & Google: 392 Old Schuylerville Rd, Greenwich, NY 12834)


    As the year ends Ellen & I would like to Thank You All for your attendance, support, & referrals! This sale marks our 31st year in the auction business and despite the myriad of changes in the antiques market and the methodologies of selling we’ll continue to conduct our sales in the time honored traditions of old time country auctioneers.. We still think attending an auction is Fun – and we still love the old stuff!


COLLECTION 125+ CAST IRON STILL BANKS to incl: 40+ figural animal banks, 25+ figural building banks, 8+ figural safe banks. Unusual incl: “Save and Smile Money Box”, Enterprise “Globe Bank” w/eagle on top, policeman w/billy club, 1918 figural “Tank Bank”, “Main Street” trolley car bank, Pat’d 1891 “Recording Dime Bank”, Statue of Liberty Bank, double deck steamship bank, elephant on wheels, “Middy Bank”, “Good Luck” horse w/horseshoe, “Billiken”, Humpty Dumpty, et al. With so many – a good chance of something scarce or even rare! 4 OLD MECHANICAL BANKS 2 Eagle & Eaglets and 2 Tammany Hall. ALSO 15 Book of Knowledge mechanical banks.

MUCH ESTATES JEWELRY to incl: 14k ring w/.81ct Round Brilliant Diamond (w/appraisal). 14k ring with 1.15ct man made Emerald flanked by two .42ct Diamonds (w/$3000 appraisal). White gold bracelet with 1ct in Diamonds. Gold nuggets textured 14k bracelet. 22” strand of Pearls. Platinum & Diamonds eternity band. 14k dated 1933 ring w/Imperial Russian double headed eagle & Diamond. 14k ring w/Ruby surrounded by diamonds. Nice 22” 14k gold necklace. 14k ring w/blue star sapphire & dias. 1880’s rose gold locket w/Holland Rose Diamonds. 14k c.1910 band w/3 natural rubies & seed pearls. 10k ring w/Grape Garnet. Nice 14k cross. 1940’s 14k ring w/Diamond “floating” on onyx. C.1885 ring w/carved intaglio. C.1885 ring w/carved neo-classic tiger eye cameo. Branch coral necklaces. 18k gold Diamonds pendant. 2 pair modern 14k hoop earrings. 1950’s 14k gold framed cameo pendant w/matching earrings. Fine 14k pearl enhancer w/lg aquamarine & diamonds. 1880’s gold Etruscan Revival pin. Jade graduated beads necklace GOLD SCRAP LOTS. Several lots good vintage SILVER JEWELRY incl Mexican & Native American w/stones. Good Victorian gold filled jewelry lots.                        QUANTITY COSTUME JEWELRY from 3 Estates sold in generous lots.

COLLECTION 31PCS ROSEVILLE POTTERY (all perfect) including 6 hanging baskets, pr wall pockets, & 2 tea pots. 

1950’S-70’S DESIGNER FURNITURE pair signed Herman Miller 42” dia round walnut top tables. Conant-Ball maple 5 drawer chest. Heywood Wakefield cherry china/hutch cabinet. Walnut frame “Forecast Furniture” cube arm chair and matching Forecast walnut frame 6’ sofa. Purchased from “Maurice Villency Centrum Mobler Hom Ringsted” – teak sideboard w/tambour doors, pair end tables (Made in Denmark) and a teak coffee table. 6’ wide open bookshelves (Denmark). Plant stand (PBJ. Mobler, Denmark). Teak veneer adjustable width entertainment center (Made in Sweden). 6 drawer walnut chest of drawers (Denmark). Walnut dropleaf dining table (Norway). Interesting 50’s/60’s tea cart. 35 pcs “Scanada” pattern Holmegaard crystal stemware designed by Per Lutken.

FUN STUFF Scarce “The Puritan Bell” 5¢ coin-op trade stimulator (working – no key). Minty 7pc c.1938 Disney “Snow White & Seven Dwarfs” set in OB. Optically cool so called “Fonzie” model Bally 8 Ball pinball machine. Good old 37” cast iron lawn jockey in old paint. 11 DOORSTOPS incl 4 dogs, cat, & 3 florals. 5¢ “Rowe Gum & Mints” vending machine (w/key). COLLECTION 40+ MATCH SAFES – many cast iron w/Patent dates. 15 pewter chocolate molds incl old Mickey Mouse type, rabbits on tractor or on scooters, elephant mold. 2 1947 Yankees programs, 1943 Giants/Packers program, 20+ good 40’s sports magazine, Jackknives. Christmas ornaments. Blown marbles. Pond boat. 6’ oak framed Arts & Crafts style upholstered bench from an old barbershop. Atkinson Fox prints & lg Parrish “Daybreak”. Lg colored photo “Lackawanna Railroad” advertising broadside in orig frame. 2 part 1951 “Cott Soda” 8’ square advert sign. 6 old hook & ladder fire trucks by Buddy L, Nylint, Structo, & Tonka. 100+ old bottles incl bitters, inks, & local sodas. 6 reverse painted on glass pictures. ©1914 “White Cotton, Black Pickers and a Gin” birdseye view photograph by Coovert. Porcelain “Merchants Fire Insurance Co” sign and handsome brass “1811 Albany Insurance Co” sign. 20’s/30’s “Anchor Line – Gibralter, Egypt, & India” ship advertising broadside in orig frame. POCKETWATCHES incl 21 jewel Numa Frechelin model 548 movement; lg coin silver hunt case Elgin keywind; vintage Omega stainless steel(?) watch for vest pocket; Hamilton Railway Special 21j model 992B; and several more Estate’s watches. Vintage “Carl Fischer NY” trombone, “Esquire” trumpet, and a mandolin. 3 framed original 1980 “Lake Placed Olympic” posters signed by the artist John Gallucci. 2 sg Will Moses prints. Old bisque dolls form small to 21”. 3 lg Royal Doulton toby mugs. 20+pcs Majolica. 30+ cast iron fire marks. 2 old metal milk bottle racks w/bottles. Good brass frame hanging country store scale with pan. Minty Lorillard tobacco cutter, 8 old wooden cigar molds, & a 19thC tobacco leaf shredding “machine”. Fine original N. Currier “Clipper Ship Sweepstakes” print. Exc embroidered silk Japanese kimono w/cap. Victor Victrola model VV-XI. Nice pink, blue, & white quilt. 30’s N York license plates. 3 lg Sadler prints, 3 hole out house seat, & more. 

FURNITURE: Handsome 1830’s mahogany chest w/rope twist columns, repoussé brass drawer pulls, & backsplash w/brass rosettes. 6’1” oak curved glass china closet w/mirrored crest. Scarce early rope press bed w/5’3” posts. 2 early candlestands. Wood box in apple green paint. Nice 8’ oak frame Arts & Crafts upholstered bench from old barbershop. Handsome c.1850 chest w/rope twist columns & orig backsplash. Small cherry country Hepplewhite dl table w/drawer. Nicely refinished oval walnut dl table w/3 leaves. 54” dia round mahogany dining table w/line inlay & 2 leaves. Mahogany sideboard w/line inlay. Rectangular oak china closet. Nicely re-upholstered c.1860 mahogany framed sofa, & more.

FRIDAY Dec 9th at 6pm – A BLOW-OUT SALE to end the season

~~~   NOTE: Positive ID required to obtain bidding number   ~~~

TERMS: Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Traveler’s Checks, Personal Checks with prior approval,  unless known to us.
AUCTIONEER:  Mike Smith - Phone (518) 798-4289 or (518) 587-9421
ABSOLUTELY NO MINIMUM PRICES!            Sorry, No absentee or telephone bids
13% Buyer’s Premium  (3% discount for payment by cash or good check)
Seating is Limited – Children are NOT allowed!                    Refreshments Available

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