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SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2013, 2:00 PM.

Located at the Holiday Inn, 4501 Eastgate Blvd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45245, exit 63B off I-275 to East on 32 to Eastgate Blvd.

This auction includes items from a Warren County, Ohio 50 year collection and other estates.


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31 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR CARVED WOOD FEATHER TICK BOARD IN OLD RED PAINT  A nice early19th century feather tick (mattress) smoothing board with handle carved in the form of a horse, in original old red painted finish, found in Pennsylvania  4.5” x 24” x 4.5” high. Good condition.   300 500
32 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR EARLY AMERICAN WOOD CARVED EAGLE Circa 1820, extremely well carved American Eagle which depicts a banner in its beak bearing the U.S. hand painted motto "E. Pluribus Unum".  All retaining its original finish.  Resting on a newer 17 1/2" base.  Eagle 4" high x 12" wide.   Good condition. 600 1200
33 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR WONDERFUL PATRIOTIC HOOKED RUG  Circa 1930-40 with spread winged eagle atop U.S. shield clutching arrows and laurel branch in talons and with ribbon banner in beak reading “E Pluribus Unum” with 5-pointed stars in corners on gray/blue ground with red, white and blue border, 32” x 42”. Fine condition. 150 350
34 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR FOLK ART CARVED WOODEN HEAD  With wonderful old patina and traces of old paint, carved from single piece of hardwood, 7” high. As above, fine condition. 200 400
35 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR SETON HALL UNIV. CHINESE EXPORT ARMORIAL PORCELAIN CUP  Circa 1860 with the crest and motto of the University on the front of the cup double ribbon handle with leaf terminals, 5” high. Seton Hall University is a private Roman Catholic university in South Orange, New Jersey. Founded in 1856 by Archbishop Roosevelt Bayley. Seton is the oldest diocesan university in the United States. Minor crazing, otherwise fine condition. 150 300
36 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR CHINESE EXPORT ARMORIAL PORCELAIN CUP Circa 1850 with hand painted polychrome and gilt crest with shield having the shells on black ground above gold field, surmounted by spread winged eagle killing a white crane, 4.5” high. Small flake and 1" line.   100 200
37 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR CHINESE ARMORIAL EXPORT CUP OF COMMANDER P. STONEMAN This circa 1790 3.5” x 2” high hand painted Chinese export cup was owned by Commander Philip Stoneman, of the U.S. Revenue Cutter “Revolution” and has his crest on front with “PS” in center. This cup comes with an Ms. Note from The Dorothy G. Hale & Co., Chicago & London, dealer who sold it in the 1950’s. Fine condition. 150 300
38 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR CHINESE CANTON PORCELAIN FLOOR VASE  Mid to late 19th century in blue under glaze hand decoration, kissing Foo Lion handles, 23” high. Glaze line in base, otherwise fine condition.   200 400
39 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR CHINESE CANTON COVERED PORCELAIN JAR Signed on base in Chinese characters, hand painted blue under glaze decoration, early to mid 19th century,  17.5” high. Small chips on lid, otherwise fine condition.   200 400
40 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR CHINESE CANTON COVERED PORCELAIN JAR  Hand painted blue under glaze decoration, early to mid 19th century,  17.5” high. Chip on lid, otherwise fine condition.  200 400
41 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR EIGHT PCS. ROSE MEDALLION PORCELAIN  Includes 8 handless cups and saucers, all late 19th century; saucers are 6” diameter. Fine condition. 100 300
42 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR UNUSUAL LARGE WOODEN PADDLE Maple with wonderful untouched polished patina, 13” long x 7” wide, circa late 19th century. Fine condition. 100 200
43 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR SHAPOO PATTERN FLOW BLUE PLATTER  Circa 1860 with oriental scene, marked “T. & R. B.”, 12” x 15.5”. Fine condition. 100 200
44 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR PAIR OF STAFFORDSHIRE CATS Seated on pillows, each with gilt ribbons around necks, marked “Staffordshire England on bases, 7” high. Small flake to edge of base on one.   100 200
45 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR FOLK ART OIL PAINTING W/ BOY & HIS PIGLETS Great circa 1930 folk art painting.  22" x 28" oil on board of young smiling boy in overhauls with ear of corn in his pocket and holding piglets and a politician looking over the fence.  The painting is a commentary on the government interfering with the "Boys Pig Club Program".  The program was started to encourage farm boys to raise pigs instead of cattle.  Congress worked to discontinue the club.   Good condition. 800 1500
46 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR EARLY 19TH CENTURY PORTRAIT PAINTING Very well done 24" x 21" oil on canvas laid on board of a gentleman holding a book and his eyeglasses.  All with a protective wax coating.   Three small touch ups, otherwise good condition. 200 500
47 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR LATE 19TH CENTURY LABELED MILL SCENE OIL PAINTING  18" x 24" oil on board of a mill scene.  Label on verso reads "This Picture Painted by Francis Chessman Sylvanus Urquhart, in the 1890's Mother of Theodora Sylvanus Jefferies".   Fine condition. 100 300
48 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR SIGNED R. CONTI 19TH CENTURY OIL PAINTING Fine 7 1/2" x 8 1/2" oil on tin painting of a cobbler and boy.  Signed lower right "R. Conti", labeled on back.   Good condition. 150 350
49 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR PAINT DECORATED FRAMED SIGNED OIL PAINTING Wonderful 7" x 9" late 19th Century oil painting of winter farm scene.  Illegibly signed lower right "Valerio?".  Framed in a great blue paint decorated frame.   Good condition. 150 350
50 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR 19TH CENTURY OIL PAINTING OF SWISS COTTAGE 4 1/2" x 6 1/4" well executed oil on board painting of an Swiss Alps mountain cottage.  Titled in pencil on verso "Joungfrau/Pres De Wilderswyl". Fine condition. 150 350
51 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR 19TH CENTURY OIL PAINTING OF SWISS COTTAGE 4 1/2" x 6 1/4" well executed oil on board painting of an Swiss Alps cottage on Lake Thune.  Titled in pencil on verso "Hiderfingen/Lac De Thoune".   Fine condition. 150 350
52 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR OUTSTANDING EARLY AMERICAN PEWTER & WOOD CANDLE MOLD  In poplar with square nail construction, boot jack ends in original old surface with fine patina, circa 1830, 7” x 22” x 16” high. Fine condition. 200 500
53 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR EARLY AMERICAN TRAVELING MIRROR   In mahogany frame with sliding lid/cover to protect glass while traveling, brass ring for hanging and kick stand back for use on furniture, circa 1820-30, in nice old polished patina, 7” x 9”. Fine condition. 100 200
54 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR EARLY ROSEWOOD WATERCOLOR PAINTING BOX  With hinged lid having inset brass escutcheon, key lock, opens to reveal pearl ware divided paint mixing tray and divided block for dried watercolor paints on the lift out shelf, below is storage and wood tray for brushes, 8.75” x 5.4” x 1.5” high, in original finish. Minor repair to lid, otherwise fine condition. 80 150
55 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR SMALL BRASS SHIPS LANTERN  With two lenses, port and starboard in red and blue/green glass, opens on each side to reveal original brass oil burner with mirrored back. Ring handle at top and slot in rear for hanging on wall of ship, with stamped brass makers label reading “Perko De Lite Perkind M.L. Co. Balyn N.Y.”, 5” x 5” x 11” high. Fine condition. 80 150
56 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR KIMBALL & HARTMAN, CLEVELAND CONDUCTORS R.R. LANTERN  In brass with clear globe, swing bale handle, marked on base “Kimball & Hartman/Pat’d March 15, 1858/Cleveland, O.” with original oil burner, 6.5” diameter x 10” high, less bale handle. Minor dents, otherwise fine condition. 100 200
57 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR LEVI WELLS PRENTICE (NEW YORK) OIL PAINTING Levi Wells Prentice (New York, 1851-1935) 16" x 20" oil on canvas of a basket of apples.  Signed lower right "L.W. Prentice".  Prentice was born in 1851 at Harrisburgh, New York.  In the late 1880's, Prentice moved to Brooklyn, a center for artist's of Trompe Loeil still lifes.  Prentice's earliest still life is dated 1893.  From then on, still lifes with fruits - apples and plums were his favorites and his principal subjects.   Relined, some restoration.   4000 7000
58 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR H.R. TABER 19TH CENTURY STILL LIFE OIL PAINTING 14" x 21 1/4" oil on canvas, still life of coconuts on table.  Signed and dated lower right "H.R. Taber - Dec. 20, '93".  Rate still life of coconuts.   Good condition. 200 500
59 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR MANNER OF SEVERIN ROESEN (1815-1872) OIL PAINTING Very well executed mid-19th Century 12" x 14" oil on board still life painting of fruit and glass on marble slab, which is typically found in still lifes by Severin Roesen (American-Germany, 1815-1872).  Severn Roesen is recognized as one of the major American still life painters of the mid-19th Century. Very fine still life painting.    Good condition. 800 1500
60 TURNED WOOD SHAKER MIRROR 19TH CENTURY FOLK ART LANDSCAPE OIL PAINTING Detailed painting of workers picking fruit from trees with two story house in background.  Unsigned from a Vermont estate.  13 1/2" x 19". Fine condition. 200 400
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