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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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LARGE QUALITY ESTATES AUCTION  AT GLENGARRY BEST WESTERN HOTEL AT 150 WILLOW IN TRURO
         HOLIDAY MONDAY, OCTOBER 12TH


         Viewing 10AM; Jewelry Auction 10:30(while viewing continues); Main Auction 11AM
                    (Exit 13 off TCH 102 into Truro, Left @ Tim Hortons 2 blocks to Hotel on Left)
                             Covid 19 restrictions in effect (sanitizing/masks/spacing)

WE HAVE BEEN FAVOURED WITH INSTRUCTIONS TO SELL CONTENTS FROM THE FINE COLLECTION OF LOU THURBER OF BARRINGTON PASSAGE, WELL-KNOWN CONNOISSEUR OF ANTIQUES FOR OVER 60 YEARS; TOGETHER WITH EARLY FURNISHINGS FROM AN 1840 PICTOU LANDING HOME, MACGREGOR & OTHER INC:

FURNITURE Nice Serpentine Front Ribbon Mahogany Secretarial; Mah Sleigh Bed & Lg Empire Mirrored Chest; Ornate Queen Anne Dining Table/Chairs/6'Fireplace Bench/Ornate Pr Lg Coffee Tables ; Glazed Mah China Drresser; Early Dropfront Desk fr Cunard Lines; Grapeback Sofa & 6 Sidechairs; Lovely Golden Oak Table/6 Tall Pressbacks (Like-new, orig Cost $1450)Oak Rocker/Mirrored Hall Tree/Commode; Early Pine Pcs inc 1-dr Stand/Blanket Chest/Commodes/Sm Work Table/Sideboard/Mirrored Cottage Chest/etc; 1840 Pine Stepback Cupboard w/Plate Rails/Mantle/Table & Ladderbacks (as found, ovp); EarlyBirds Eye Maple Document Box; Unique Walnut Sewing Stand; Wrought Iron Tables/Fireplace Screens; CHINA/EARLY GLASS/SILVER: Collection of Flow Blue inc 57 Pc Dinnerware/6Pc Chamber Set/Pitchers/Cheese Bell/Platters/Soup Tureen/etc; Early Transferware; 71 Pc Set "Friendly Village" inc Teapot/etc; Beleek; Noritake; Carnival; Blue Opalescent; Cranberry Pickle Dish/Jacks-in-the-Pulpit/ Tumbler Sets/Vases/Basket/etc; Nova Scotia (Trenton) Glass inc Cheese Bell/Compotes/Cake Plates/Serving Dishes/etc Chest of Sterling Silver Flatware; 50 Pc Chest Rogers "Flair" Silverplate; Huge Chest SS Flatware (new);
FIGURINES/ORNAMENTS: Over a doz Royal Doultons inc several Male figures; Metal Figure Crane; Lg Metal Rooster; Lots of old Crockery inc Blue Flower Jug; Old Hat Pin Holders;

LIGHTING
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Oil Lamps inc Cranberry Hall Hanging Lamp/Bulls/etc. Tall Leaded Glass Table Lamp; Red Shade Lantern;

BOOKS:
  Early "No Retreating Footsteps" & "Two Jacks" by Bird; 25th Batallion;  etc
PAINTINGS/PRINTS/PHOTOS:
 
Ann Dow Lee & Dan Munro Watercolours;  Livery Stable Print; Lg Macaskill; Old Allan Shaft Acadia Coal (Stellarton) Pic; Lg Ancestral Pics;
NATIVEDoll w/Huron Tag; Native type Blankets; Fringed Suede Jacket XL; Latinski Paintings;
SCOTTISH & MILITARY
Black Watch & Pictou Highlanders Kilts; Pipe Major's Feather Bonnet;  Horsehair Sporrans; Lg. Amethyst Plaidie Pin; New Chanter Kit;  Argyle & Sutherlanad Leather/Tartan Hangbag; Framed Lot Canadian Military Badges; Lot of 8 UN Mission Medals/Badge;
COLLECTOR ITEMS
Ducks Unlimited Lg Polar Bears & Prints/ Collector Handbags; Vintage Comics; 

OLD DOLLS:
 
Shirley Temple w/original Pin; Reliable & Compo Baby Dolls;
TEXTILES:
Several Old Quilts; Area Rugs; Hanging Mat (nfld)
JEWELRY/WATCHES
: Old 14K Gold Elgin Pocket Watch in Dome;
Several 10K Gold Rings; Sterling Rings; Birks Pearls; Sterling Tennis Bracelet/ Pendant/Birk's Cuff Bangle/Many Broaches/etc; 

M
ISC: Matched Ladies/Gents Vintage CCM Bikes; Mountain Bike; Expensive Snowshoes; Ornate Sgd Wade Early Jardiniere & Pedestal Stand; Butter Prints; Cast Iron Bell; Sign Post; New Items inc Bose Speakers;
ADVERTISING/STORE:
  Several Labatts Signs; Old Vachon Showcase; Early Candy Store Scales;
GUNSSavage Over & Under 30-30 & 20 Ga; Civil War Percussion Cap Musket 5' long; 12 Ga Pump; 22 Repeater & others
AND MANY MORE ITEMS TOO NUMEROUS TO LIST--A QUALITY AUCTION WITH MANY INTERESTING ITEMS 
TERMS: Cash/App Cks/Interac/MC/Visa

PID
GEONS  h/o 902-485-5968; cells: 396-6072 & 921-8516; 24-Hr Hotline 485-3333



   

 

   

 
 
       

 
   


  





 


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