Charles M. Talbot Associates


Outstanding Annual Summer Auction

Talbot Homestead, Turner, Maine

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 9:00 A.M.


We are pleased to announce our summer sale of selected estate antiques collected especially for this annual sale.  Preview Monday, August 14th from 8 am to 5 pm or morning of sale 8 am to 9 am. Large Coin Collection to be sold at 9:00 am.  Sale will be held at the Talbot Farm, Poplar Hill, Turner, Maine.  Follow auction signs leading off Rt. 4 at Paris Farmer’s Union, approx. 7 miles north of the Auburn Mall. As always, No Buyer’s Premium.


Furniture: Early:  Queen Anne maple flat top highboy w/ carved lower fan, orig. finish; Hepplewhite mahog. Secretary w/ leaf & sprig inlay on 3 upper doors; Federal figural mahog. Secretary w/ carved arched top; Mahog. Pembroke table w/ center inlaid medallion; Old red pine chair table w/ 3 board top; Pine shoe foot chair table in orig. brown finish; Chippendale maple drop front desk w/ inlaid base & carved fan interior; Pine corner cupboard; Federal 4 drawer pine bureau in red wash; Set of 6 country thumb back chairs in yellow w/ hand painted fruit; 3 early transitional chairs in old red paint; 3 Shaker chairs from Mt. Lebanon; Tall kitchen cupboard w/ H hinges; Maple four poster carved bed; Federal two drawer night stand w/ 4 cookie corners; Station master’s desk in green paint; Beautiful hardwood drop leaf table w/ twisted rope legs; Empire slant back game table in match book mahog. Veneer; Empire two drawer drop leaf stand; Maple drop leaf nightstand; Country pie safe; Chippendale maple 3-legged low stand; Old lift lid sea captain’s counter top map desk w/ 6 drawers, 72” long. Revival
: Queen Anne style mahog. dining room set w/ 7 fancy chairs; Rococo rosewood hall table w/ marble top; Petite rosewood ladies’ writing desk w/ lower bag drawer; Mahog. knee hole desk in Queen Anne style; Davenport table w/ 3 drawers; Walnut medallion back loveseat; Beautiful walnut armchair and rocking chair; Mahog. chifferobe on tall Queen Anne legs; Ash & walnut 3 drawer bureau and commode. Modern: Glass top oval coffee table w/ ram’s head and hoof by Maison Jansen; Pair of matching wrought iron & brass floor standing shelves; Heavy glass top table w/ gold & silver geometric base; Set of 6 fancy Italian carved chairs w/ white washed finish; Walnut lighted corner cabinet w/ glass shelves; Mission style two cushion sofa; Vintage iron base butterfly chair. 

Items of Interest: Two early steam engine models; 19th C. ebony sextant by Bassnett, Liverpool w/ ivory & brass fittings in orig. case; Brass ship’s binnacle, signed; Boxed marine chronometer by John Mortin & Co.; Weathervane of 2 masted sailing ship; Pair of Tiffany “Zodiac” bronze blotter ends; Early wooden, painted rocking horse; Selection of hand painted French doll furniture; Chippendale mahogany wall mirror w/ portrait medallion of Franklin; Music box in rosewood case; J. Chen tin roller coaster toy in orig. box; Collection of very early almanacks (18 total); Jacob balance scale in old red paint; Prairie school stained glass window; Woman’s Relief Corp. flag pole standard; Three oblong wooden chopping bowls, one in old red; Rolling brass parallel ruler by Hughes Owens; Hitchcock reverse painted mirror w/ hunting scene; Beautiful tinsel art framed piece; Tin store bin w/ eagle & shield; Black Forest carved musical bread bowl; Fishing boat model, ca. 1930’s; Silhouette model of USS Duluth, 3’ long; 5 old coffee grinders; Powder horn w/ carved deer dated 1886; Cast iron toy surrey by Pratt & Letchworth; 4 old dolls; Old doll house; Early doll clothes; Old red doll’s cradle; Pine dough box on turned legs; Cement statue of goddess, 5’ tall; Colorful floral shadow box made from feathers; Vintage upright Coke machine; Remington cash register; Apple grinder & press; Old red trundle bed; Washington door stop; Shaker yarn winder w/ counter.

Coin Collection:  1907 $10 gold piece, excellent condition; Approx. 30 silver dollars; Large quantities of silver half dollars incl. Standing Liberty; Quarters incl. Standing Liberty, approx.. 200 Washington quarters; Dimes incl. Barber & Mercury head; Over 100 Buffalo nickels w/ dates; 50 rolls plus large bags of wheat pennies; Mint & Proof sets; Booklets of pennies, nickels, dimes. 

(Coin Catalog will be posted on our website.)

Baskets:  Large selection of Indian baskets.

Clocks:  Watchman’s tall clock in orig. finish by Howard & Davis, Boston; OG mantle clock by Manross, Prichard & Co.; Carved mantle clock by Boardman & Wells; New Haven dome top clock.

Architectural: Lot of early vertical pine paneling; Large lot of early worn barn boards; Old doors; old paneled cabinet doors.

Pottery, Glass & China:  Waterford “Millenium” crystal vase, 14”; Baccarat obelisk; Over 2 dozen pieces of cut glass; Fostoria “American Coin” serving pcs; Canton vegetable dish; 2 Weller pottery “Coppertone” vases; Lg. set of Meissen “Blue Onion” dinnerware; Rose medallion cased teapot w/ cup; Fine bone china cup & saucers; Nice selection of porcelain figurines incl. 5 Capidimonte Franco Prussian soldiers; Edgecomb Pottery pcs; Hutschenreuther gold rimmed dinnerware set; Very fine 12 pc. place setting of Haviland Limoges china; Selection of Roseville pottery; White ironstone serving pcs; Lg. banded yellowware mixing bowl.

Stoneware:  Lewis & Cady, Fairfax, VT 4 gal. ovoid crock w/ cobalt dec.; Thompson & Co., Gardiner 3 gal. ovoid jug; Julius Norton, Bennington, VT ovoid jug; West End Wine & Spirits, Boston brown & white jug; 1882 embossed b & w jug; Small black glazed redware pot; E.E. Hall & Co., Boston #4 brown glazed pot; E.L. Farrar & Co., Burlington, VT 2 gal. ovoid crock; W.A. Masquoid & Co., NY 6 gal. crock w/ cobalt flower dec.; D. Goodale, Hartford handled ovoid crock; Wm. Magivny, Rensselaerville, NY ovoid crock w/ cobalt flower dec.; Stedman & Seymour, New Haven ovoid crock; Norton & Fenton, E. Bennington, VT 2 gal. crock w/ cobalt flower dec.; Edmunds & Co. crock  w/ cobalt leaf; Lyons 2 gal. crock w/ cobalt flower dec.

Indian Pottery:  Collection of sgraffito pots – Artists include Gloria Hernandez, Rodrigo Perez, Israel Sandoval, Lidia Lucero, Eduardo Olivas Quintana, Mary Lopez, Eleuterio Pina, Yoly Reyes, Enrique Pedregon Ortiz, Deonicio Utila, Angela Corona, Eleazar Quintana. 

Oriental Rugs: 5 room sized Oriental rugs incl. 12 x 18’ palace rug; Scatter rugs.

Textiles:  Blue & white homespun coverlet; Homespun coverlet sg. William B. Black in multi colors w/ birds; Heavy homespun bed cover w/ floral design; Several large lots of crochet, lacework & embroidered linens; Early paisley table cover; Silk table scarf; Round room sized braided rug.

Lighting:  MOE honeycomb lamp; Bradley & Hubbard brass & iron kerosene lamp; Royal Victorian oil lamp, all orig.; Reverse painted oil lamp w/ basket of apples; 6 panel slag glass lamp w/ bronzed base; S.G.D.G. Brevette adjustable brass desk lamp w/ cased green glass shade and marble base; Wrought iron torch wall lamp; Pair of metal grape & vine wall sconces; 5 light brass chandelier; 2 motion lamps – General locomotive and Niagara Falls; Celadon vase lamp; Lg. stained glass ceiling lamp; Vintage red spaghetti lamp. 

Artwork & Prints:  OOC landscape by Mary Brewster Hazelton OOC dock scene by Walter Lofthouse Dean; Large trading post advertising by L.W. Trebon, 1957, Iowa; W/C canal w/ sailboat & windmill by Johan Bartold Jongking; OOB of marsh cove at Vinalhaven by Polly Havenor; 2 OOB WWII prisoner of war paintings; Charcoal painting of oxen drawn haywagon sg. C.W. Elwell; W/C harbor scene by Richard Thorpe (Boothbay); Pastel landscape by William Chandler; OOB of bar by Gerry von Trier; 3 OOB paintings of sailing ship by Toiva F. Wiberg; Lg. OOB of Nubble lighthouse by Edward Mayo (Kennebunkport); Etching of dog by Rosa Bonheur; 2 w/c landscapes init S.K.S.; Colored lithograph of lake shore by F.T. Gilling 1891; Roger Deering mini seascape painting on leather; Currier & Ives 1884 print titled “The Darktown Hook & Ladder Corps – Going to the Front”; OOC post mortem portrait of child, signed.

Marine Paintings from the Moser Collection:  Over 50 paintings, artist include H. Lochman; C. Myron Clark, M. Lohey, T. Bailey, Grace Andersen, C.B. Norton, Clement Drew, E. Adams, Florence Storer & Hatch. 

Sporting & Military:  L.L. Bean bamboo fly rod & 2 other bamboo fly rods; Pack basket; L. Marta Corneta machete; German binoculars; Brilliant search light carbide lantern; WWI bayonet; WWII rifle case; 2 fishing tackle boxes & reels; Military rifle cleaning cases & survival kits; Penobscot snowshoes.



***** As always, No Buyer’s Premium *****


Listing subject to error, all items sold as is, book bids accepted, catered by LaFleur’s Restaurant of Jay. Terms: cash or check with proper ID, Dealers:  please bring a current copy of your seller’s certificate. This is a partial listing, visit us at (ID # 4188) as well. 


James E. Talbot, #159                                                                  Dale T. Talbot, #1045

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55 Poplar Hill Road

Turner, ME  04282

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