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Nova Scotia Auctions -- Cape Breton Auctions -- Maritime Canada Auctioneers
Durham, Nova Scotia Ph:  902-485-5968; Cell 396-6072
E-Mail info@pidgeonauctions.com
Available Monday to Saturday inclusive from 8 am to 10 pm
 by appointment or by chance - NOT Sundays or Christmas Day
NOTE: If you would prefer to sell outright (rather than by auction) we purchase complete estates' small lots, collections or individual items--inc paintings, military, old money, gold/silver, jewelry, musical instruments, guns, swords, old toys, tools, old & new furniture, dishes, ornaments, textiles inc quilts/ rugs/woolen blankets/etc, pre-1950 hats/clothing, books, new items, attic/basement/barn contents, etc,
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VERY LARGE QUALITY ESTATES AUCTION AT THE GLENGARRY BEST WESTERN IN TRURO ON EASTER MONDAY, APRIL 22ND, 2019
 

Exit 13 off TCH 102 towards Truro; Left @ Tim Hortons onto Willow 2nd Block on Left
         VIEWING 10AM; JEWELRY AUCTION 10:30 MAIN AUCTION STARTS 11AM
 

WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE HAVE BEEN COMMISSIONED TO SELL CONTENTSFROM A PROMINENT TRURO ESTATE TOGETHER WITH PARTIAL CONTENTS FROM SEVERAL SOUTHEND HALIFAX ESTATES INC:

FURNITURE:  
Sgd "Gibbard" Mahogany 4-Poster Bdrm Suite w/Tall Arched Pediment
Chest; Corner Curved Glass China Cabinet; Light Oak Dining Suite w/Dometop Glazed China Cabinet; 7' High Queen Size Poster Bedroom Suite w/Tall Chest/Bureau; Duncan Phyfe Dining Suite; Old Walnut Serpentine Dropront Gov.Winthrop style Desk; Victorian Roseback & Finger Carved Sofas; Ornate Marble Top Coffee Table; Ca 1820 Sawbuck Table from River John (as found) Set of 8 Windsor Style Armchairs; Curio; Hall Tree; Barleytwist Chairs; Walnut Parlour Tables; Round 3-leg Pine Breafast Table; Early 6' Church Bench (Truro);  Sm Early Pine Chests; Bistro Set; 55" Flatscreen TV; Foldup Kitchen Set; Wroght Iron Patio Set Weber BBQ/Portable Stand;

DISHES/ORNAMENTS/STERLING:  
Huge Set "Bridal Rose" Limoges/Austrian China; 57 Pc Set Paragon "Victoriana Rose"; Set Masons "Friarswood"; Spode "Gainsborough" Demitasse Coffee Set; Portmeirion Cocoa Set; Barvarian Tureen; Lg Quant Cornflower inc Escargot Set;  
Victorian Cheese Dishes; Spode & Royal Munic Chargers; French Ramekins w/Birks Sterling; Huge Chest Rogers Silverplate; Chest "Lady Hamilton" Silverplate; Several Royal Doultons & Coalport Figurine; Decorated Blown Vases;  Several Pcs Old Carnival/Cranberry/Torquay; Lorenzen; Fiestaware;NS (Trenton) Glass Compotes/ Pitcher; Grenfell Soapstone Bird/Book; Old Transferware inc Pitcher/Basin Set; Early
Perfumes; Early Mixing Bowls; Set Paderno; Huge Burl Wooden Bowl; Early Blue Flower Crock; Sterling Chalice & Smalls;
PAINTINGS/PRINTS/PHOTOS
:
3 Gordon Roache's Oils on Board & Canvas; K. Verlann Dutch OOB; Eskimo work; Margaret Parke Oil;Several Macaskills & Cape Breton
MacLeod; about a dozen Icons;
ESTATE JEWELRY
: 1.13ct.14K Gold Diamond Trinity Ring (Appraisal $4635); .93ct 14K Gold Diamond Wedding Ring Set (App $3810); 14K Gold Diamond Trinity Ring (App $1635); 14K Diamond/Opal Earrings;14K Hoop Earrings; 14K Diamond/Ruby/Opal Pendant/Chain; Cameo/Marcasite & Black Diamond; Vintage Bulova GFWristwatch; Turquoise/Amethyst/Agate Rings; Sterling Necklaces/Pendants/Broaches/Cuff Bracelet; Freshwater Pearl Set & More
LIGHTING:
 
30" Antique Figural Italian Alabaster Lamp;  Old Oil Lamps inc Piano Lamp & Alacite Aladdin; Lg Slag Glass Tiffany Style Lamp; Contemporary Wrought Iron Floor & Table Lamps; Old Church Lights; Motion Lamp; Hummel Lamps;
TEXTILES/FUR/LEATHER:
 
Heavy Homespun Patterned Blanket (never used); Early Coverlet;Several Good Quilts; Heavy 6x9 from the Alps; Sm Persian Rug; Early Mantle Cloth; Black Bear Gloves; Leather Handbags; Quality Luggage inc Eiffel; Real Alligator Purse;
BOOKS
:
Novascotiaman, Sails of the Maritimes, Cape Breton Ships & Men,Shipwrecks of NS; Flint & Feathers; Book Safe;  
RAILWAY:
 
ICR/CPR/CNR Switch Lamps; CPR/CNR Locks/Keys; CPR Brief Case;  British Trainlight w/Multicolour Lens; Red Globe CNR Lantern (mint);
OLD TOYS:

Large Sets Meccano/Custom Case; 50's American Flyer Train Sets; Magic Lantern/Slides; "Armand Marseille" Bisque Doll; Childs Sleigh & Wagon; Several Lg Metal Trucks; Victorian style Wicker Doll Carriage; Doll Dishes; Viewmaster/Reels; Graphic Drum; Lg Bag Marbles;
MUSICAL:
 
Vintage Stewart Arched Acoustic Guitar; Antique Mandolin; Uke-Banjo; Bongos; SCOTTISH
Highlander's Feather Bonnet & Lg Buckle Belt; Sm Sporran; Vintage Wilkinson Dancing Sword;
NATIVE

1938 Suede Beaded & Embroidered Jackets; Embroidered Mocs; Mukluks; Child's Wooden Taonoggan; Indian Style Mask 
SPORTSMAN & TOOLS

Competition Archery Set complete in Case; Fenwick Fly Rod; Pr Paddles; Binoculars; Stanley 45/78 Planes; Slick Chisels; Truro Gauge; Hunting Scene Smoking Pipe; 
MISC:      
Red Indian Oil Barrel Pump; Old Porcelian Gas Pump Plate & Heintz Sign; Early  Garage/Store Cans/Tins;  Early NB Match Safe; Aviator Goggles; Early Cast Iron Wine Press/Coffee Grinder/Apple Peeler; Old Decoys; Gingerbread & Mantle Clocks; Beaver Dble Gumball Machine; Royal Bank Calendar; Old Lodge Sword; Meerchum Carved Pipes; Old Fan; Baskets; Early Rice Gatherer; 35mm & Expansion Cameras; Folkart Ironware Lobster/Frog/Animals; Old Barrels; Early Wooden Shovel & Rake; Unique Driftwood Deerhead; Collection of Appx 20 Waling Canes inc Carved Heads/Rams Horn/Eagle Head/Snake; Swagger Sticks; Ironwood Turtle & Pelican;