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Auctioneer Coyles Auction Gallery 508-733-6868
Auction Date Feb 18 Auction
VFW Post 1526 Hall
123 Holliston St.
Medway, MA
Time 03:30PM
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  • Session 1 at 3:30 Curiosities Auction

    Session 1 at 3:30 Curiosities Auction

  • 800+ glass negatives from early 1900s

    800+ glass negatives from early 1900s

  • to be sold in lots

    to be sold in lots

  • Franklin, MA

    Franklin, MA

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Session 1 at 3:30 Oriental Rugs and Curiosities        Session II at 5:30 Estates Auction (Prev 9:00-Sale Times)

VFW Hall, 123 Holliston St., Medway, MA

 Coyle’s Auction is pleased to offer a fine Two Session Antique and Estates Auction in Medway, MA on Tuesday, February 18th.  The auction will feature the contents of a fine old Milton, MA home, all fresh to the market offerings collected more than 45 years ago and have been in the home untouched until now.  Selected additions from Chestnut Hill, Dover and Wellesley homes and others.  The auction will include an eclectic mix of fine antique furniture, porcelain and china, artwork, bronzes, silver, oriental rugs, and much more all sold without reserve.  Hundreds of fresh to the market offerings from start to finish.  As well as oriental rugs and collection of antique glass photo negative slides etc. in Session 1 at 3:30.Please visit our website at and link to Auction Zip for additional photos and information.   In the event of an extreme storm please consult website or call 774-571-8263   Session 1 at 3:30 PM: CURIOSITIES AND ORIENTAL RUGS: Session 1 at 3:30 will feature a collection of approximately 900 glass photo negative slides (mostly 4x5) from a local estate.  The negative images are by a Franklin, MA photographer, Nathan Wales, in early 1900s.  They feature images of the local areas and people of Franklin, Bellingham, Wrentham, Sheldonville, Whiting and Davis personal pics of Whiting family and house as well as the shop, and others.In addition, many images of Oak Bluffs Martha’s Vineyard, Steamships, harbor, families, Gingerbread cottages etc. The negatives are mostly in orig sleeves with notes by the Mr. Wales and will be sold in about 15 lots by general location, a rare opportunity to purchase one of a kind images of a bygone era. (Contact  for further info)RUGS15+ oriental rugs incl roomsize and others, old Barber shop pole,Douay/Rheims bible pres 1882, Costume jewelry, early splint back basket, 6” historical bottle, Civil War rnd eagle buckle, etc.Session 2 at 5:30 PM:  FURNITURE: Fine lg antique carved oriental teakwood console table w/ pink marble, beaut F&G Cambridge 2 pc mahogany breakfront, Joseph Gerte 9 piece dining set w/ 8 chairs, handsome Joseph Gerte inld sideboard, beaut marquetry inld French curio cabinet, German Art Deco cvd oak desk, antique oak Engl corner cabinet, pr of cvd oak Continental tall cabinets, 2 cvd waln Italian figural cvd armchairs, Ital cvd tall clock, pr figural waln chairs, 2 music stands, antq oval cherry tilt-top table, Rosewood Vict sofa set, antq 2 draw stand, inld tambour desk, narrow cvd tall 2 door cabinet, antq 2 draw stand, Fr piano stool, Council Furn blockfront desk, Demilune inld chest,Cont tall clock, fancy Engl magazine stand, 2 cvd Lions chairs, 2 mah QAstyle corner cabinets, “Kittinger”Windsor armchair, camphor blanket chest, QA style tea table, inld marquetry settee, inld demilune commode,etc. ITEMS OF SPECIAL INTEREST:  Black ebonized Steinway & Sons baby grand piano Model M302995 w/ stool in very nice condition.(Please note: Arrangements must be made to have piano moved out of hall by end of business Wed, Feb 19thACCESSORIES: Wonderful 25” Cobalt and gilt Asian porcelain vase with birds and cranes, beautiful 3 pc porcelain Fr clock set,  3 pc cobalt and crystal compote set, Fr porcelain compote, onyx floor lamp, French hp bowl /birds, nice collection of antqSatsuma incl vases, jars, bowl, plates etc, Doulton Slaters vase, Sm Satin glass collection, fine porcelain incl dinner plates, toureen, figures etc., 3 gilt wooden angels, Parian classical figures incl 19” Dante,  several pcs of cloisonné, Lg. Bronzed statue E. Picault, 18” Royal Worcester Bringaree Indian man, alabaster figure, Art glass, pr 26” old satsuma vases (as is), 19thC shield plaque w/war scene, Chinese export armorial teapot, 2 porcelain plaques, lot 7 sm enam Asian vases, pr Italian candlesticks, CI gargoyle andirons, tall iron piano lamp, Blue Asian vase w/dragon, Amphora vase, crystal regulator, Celadon, carriage clock, Tiffany hp fan, pr old CI garden urns, pr Asian lamps, Art glass lamp base, Waterford, Herend,, crystal lot incl Baccarat, 3 sm chandeliers, and more.  BRONZES:   Lovely bronze Bust of woman on stand (31 ½”) signed Danezan Paris, 15” sgnd H. Muller figure of peasant woman, 24” bronze vase w/ elephant handles, 7” bronze & mixed metal Japanese vase, 15x7 signed Japanese bronze tiger on cvd teakwood stand, 22” Bronze bust of G. Washington signed F. Barbedienne – Fondeur, sm bronze bust of a Madonna, etc. STERLING:  Edwardian English silver bowl w/figural handles, Tiffany and Co. Sterl bowl, 5piece sterl tea set, 196 pc Grand Baroque flatware and serving set, 3 pc sterl J. E. Caldwell tea set, 12 pc. Lenox and sterl demitasse, 9” sterling bowl and other bowls, Sterl dresser set, Tiffany sterl, sm Randall sterl bowl, several good lots of sterl flatware, coin silver, 4 pcs Russian enamel silver, etc JEWELRY:  Vintage 18k Ebel men’s wristwatch, 18k bird pin, pocketwatches, 14k jewelry etc.ARTWORK:  Pastoral scene with cows o/c in Foster Brothers frame (21 ½ x 29 ¾) signed Em Van Mancke, sm portrait of girl in head scarf o/c J.J. Enneking (9 ¾ x 8), Lovely pastoral o/b scene with sheep and lambs signed Eugene Verboeckhoven (19 x 25 1/2), o/c portrait of woman “Paris Beggar” L. Deschamps (17x13), o/c portrait young girl in chair sgnd David Anthony Tausky 1912, Still life o/c signed W.T. Robinson 1902, Louise Rayner w/c street scene, sm sgd o/c C. C. Griswold NA 1860 Hudson River scene, Otis Weber o/c marine (11 ¾ x 19), barnyard chickens o/c sgd 25x20 ½ , Alice Hinds sm river/village o/c, o/b Hedwig Oehring ptg of men playing cards, E. Niczky o/c woman at pool 1883, “T. Bailey” o/c moose, 2 lg sgnd Italian watercolors, o/b still life V. Beatrice Folsom, Marine landscape o/c 20x30 JR Miles, Mix media Shephard snowy landscape sgnd L. Candelle (12 ½ x 24 ½ ), o/c Wooded landscape w/stream H. Lohr, o/c landscape w/ cows Stahl, w/c waterway  F.A. Carter, 19thC o/c copy Self-Portrait of Sir E H Landseer, just arrived from local house Lg. A.F. Bunner o/c Venice scene o/c in gilt frame, Pair of old large interesting o/c landscapes with angels, Andrew Wyeth litho Study for Tempura April Wind, etc. and more.TERMS: M. Coyle Auction Lic 2369, 15% Buyer’s Premium – Cash/check/MC&Visa 508-733-6868, Catered.  Please feel free to bring boxes and paper for wrapping DIRECTIONS:  Sale held at the VFW Post 1526, 123 Holliston St., Medway, MA (off Route 109)

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