Charles M. Talbot Associates Auction

Turner Grange Hall, Turner, ME

Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 10 A.M.


We would like to welcome you to our upcoming auction to be held on Saturday, OCTOBER 12th.  This sale will include items from area estates and individual homes- to be held at the Turner Center Grange Hall, Turner Center, Maine.  Located on Route 117, 3 miles east of the junction of Routes 4 and 117 in Turner Village (follow auction signs.)  A partial listing follows. All items are being sold with No Reserve and still No Buyer’s Premium.  Preview day of sale from 8 a.m. – 10 a.m.


Furniture: Antique: Victorian hall tree w/ arched beveled mirror & lift seat, in mustard paint; Extra fancy walnut organ by Story & Clark – working, w/ center beveled mirror & multi-shelved back; Mahogany 3 section barrister bookcase by Globe Wernicke; Oak 2 door bookcase w/ lower drawers; Walnut 2 door bookcase; 5 walnut marble top stands; Mahog. secretary; Figural mahog. 4 drawer bureau w/ orig. brass pulls; Nice medallion back grape carved walnut loveseat; 3 country one drawered work / dressing tables in pine and oak; Oak claw foot kitchen table w/ black painted base; Set of 4 Nichols & Stone stenciled thumb back chairs; Nice mahog. 4 drawer bureau; Small walnut dropleaf game table w/ tapered leaves; Hardwood 1 drawer stand w/ 6 twisted rope columns; Grape carved walnut rocking chair; Early small pine captain’s chair; Oak commode; Walnut loveseat w/ carved & painted panel depicting heron & butterfly; 4 cane seat ice cream chairs; 2 early turned maple twin beds; Brass twin bed, complete; 2 Art Deco bureaus by Basic- Witz; Victorian rattan hall tree.  Modern:  Serta Insight Everfeel power bed, double size; Solid blond maple kitchen table w/ hidden collapsible leaves, extends to 8’; Set of 6 high back solid oak kitchen / dining room chairs (2 armchairs); Oak sideboard by Kincaid.


Items of Interest:  Pair of Bradley Hubbard electrified brass store lamps; Nest of New Hampshire tables w/ painted scenes by Helen Pike; 5 deep sea fishing poles, some signed incl. J. C. Higgins bamboo; Brass cane holder & collection of 14 canes & walking sticks, 1 sterling capped; Tooled brass coal bin w/ 4 highly figured panels; Celestina tabletop mechanical organette; 10 mounted fly fishing flies tied by Ray Stout of Bangor; Machinist tool chest; Swasey 4 gallon crock; Treenware pcs; Folding wooden runner sled by Snocraft of Norway, Maine; 8” long toboggan; Pair of Snocraft snowshoes; 4 Flexible flyer runner sleds; Table top wind up record player; Telechron steeple clock; Sessions electric banjo clock; Copper bedwarmer; W.C. Fields plaster figurine; Four bird decoys; Oak 3 part shaving mirror; Mahogany expanding bookends w/ bellflowers; Vintage cased set of poker chips; Pair of brass cat figurines; Large antique gathering basket; Early lidded basket; 2 large brass handled pitchers; Collection of over 40 souvenir spoons; 2 tray lots of vintage fans; Set of old golf clubs; Gitana Espanola classical guitar; Pine 6 board blanket chest w/ ditty box & bootjack ends; 2 loggers pick poles; Hitchcock mirror & other nice mirrors; Amber eagle railroad flask; 3 wrought iron floor lamps; Selection of North Vietnamese ca. 1960’s bags, shoes, hangings & pillows; Mixing bowls; Bean pots; Kitchen gadgets; Pair of brass Rayo lamps; Piano stool w/ back & claw feet.


Artwork & Prints:  OOB of Deering Oaks by Dean Wyman; OOC of young lovers titled “Game Caught” sg. E.F.X. Dumais; Morgan Dennis etching of puppy; Three (3) pastel still life’s of fruit sg. M.M. Johnson;  OOC landscape sg. Spitello; 1963 Caxton Club alphabet print from Eric Gill Stone; Pen & watercolor of horned goat sg. H. Bailey; Thai watercolor of carpet weaver, signed; Victorian triptych of angels in fancy frame; Watercolor of small town by Marnie Lawson; Anthony Thieme print of boats in harbor; Abstract watercolor sg. Griffith; Watercolor of city buildings sg. Bellini; Watercolor of Dinny’s Market by Gene St. Pierre; Chromolithograph of old farm; Enamel on copper depicting young lady sg. David.


Glass, China & Pottery:  Many lots of Blue Willow incl. oil lamp, turkey platter, coffee & teapots, large serving pieces; Fine set of Leonard (Austrian) bone china dinnerware; 2 early Chinese bowls;  Large signed Murano glass rabbit; Nippon chocolate pot w/ cup & saucers; Set of 4 Burnham & Morrill, Portland, Maine mini bean pots; 10 EAPG goblets; Lot of 4 glass paperweights; 22 pcs Old Ivory; Colorful Pyrex; Blue & white ginger jar; Set of Duncan Miller sandwich glass plates, water goblets & wine glasses; Hand painted porcelains; Fine stemware;  Gold banded china; A.G. Harley Jones console bowl in blue w/ h.p. decoration.   


Books, Postcards & Ephemera : 20 boxes of hard cover books incl. book sets, first editions, Maine books, children’s, cookbooks and yearbooks; 3 postcard albums and 9 boxes of unsearched postcards; Collection of old Valentines; Old scrapbook.


Vintage Clothing, Costume Jewelry, Rugs & Quilts:   2 large racks of vintage clothing, mostly signed incl. Halston, Wilson Folmar, Anne Fogarty, Mary Quant, Bergdorf Goodman, Sermoneta, Morton Miles & more;  State of Maine uniform coat;  Kimonos; Fur Coats; Men’s suits, overcoats & hunting wear by Crombie, Brown Thomas, Burberrys, Rogers Peet, Brooks Bros & more; Navy uniform; Old quilts; 6 large tray lots of vintage costume jewelry incl. carved mother of pearl pcs & tortoise hair combs; Nice 12’ x 12’ Deco styled room size rug; Hand braided runner.


 Buyer’s Premium:  Listing subject to error, all items sold as is, absentee bids accepted, catered by Turner Grange. 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 for pictures and more complete listing.


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Charles M. Talbot Associates

55 Poplar Hill Road

Turner, ME  04282

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