Briarbrook Auctions March 25

Mon Mar 25, 2013 05:00PM
The Varnum Memorial Armory,
6 Main Street,
East Greenwich, RI

Briarbrook Auctions Antiques & Fine Furnishings •

Monday March 25 Over 150 Box Lots at 5 pm • Main Auction 6:30 pm

Preview Sunday from 2 to 6 pm and Day of Sale Beginning at 11 am

The Varnum Memorial Armory, 6 Main Street, East Greenwich, R.I. Over 20 Coin Lots 1936 Oil Captain Arthur Small 4 x 5 ft. 1935

Oil Captain Arthur Small 4 x 6 ft. c.1920 Caldwell & Co. Bronze Chandelier Vintage Radio Collection Stringed Instruments PARTIAL LISTING : Furniture/Accessories: c.1920 Edward F. Caldwell & Co. bronze Chandelier, 8 x 5 ft. Bronze mirror ( chandelier & mirror originally stood in the former Old Stone Bank building Providence,R.I.), 7.5 ft. library table, 12 ft. oak 72 drawer file, tiger oak table, Henredon farm table, 8 ft. Pier mirror, oak claw footed table, fancy carved oak armchair, several sofas , Sellers Indiana Hoosier, several oak servers, English server/bar back, mahogany server, shabby chic French iron wash stand, 2 carved high beds, spinet desk, 3 drawer mahogany chest, wicker set, Victorian cast iron & copper plant stand, mid-century metal tall lockers, country cubby cabinets, carved wooden R.I. Governor’s table, c.1895 carved English leather bench, spider leg table, 6 board carved chest, 5 x 3 ft. leaded glass window, several stained glass windows, pine corner cupboard, Eastlake bed, pine grain painted blanket chest, mahogany etagere, Empire work stand, 3 stack Macy barrister bookcase, c.1890 New England tall clock, early hand painted trumeau mirror, pair mid-century Z form stools, Victorian floor lamps, marble top tables, Art: Important find : 2 large oil on board paintings by Captain Arthur Small ( Palmer Island Mass. Lighthouse keeper & listed artist ,the majority of his works were lost during the 1938 hurricane). The first is a 4 x 6 ft. titled “Whaling Bark Greyhound in New Bedford Harbor” 1935 . The second a 4 x 5 ft. titled “Ship Timandra Bound Out Of Boston Harbor”1936. Other Art: 18th.c. hand colored engraving, c.1930 pastel of hunting dog, many unsigned o/c, Nanci Smith o/c seascape, o/c James Floyd Clymer, o/b landscape DM Hughes, o/c snow scene William Hollis, Oriental Rugs: c.1890 Khamseh Village rug 7 x 9 ft. w/ birdslions etc., Antique Esari carpet 6.6 x 8.8 ft. , 1975 Pakistani Ensii pattern 8.6 x10 ft., c.1920 Esari 7.5 x 9.5 ft., Melas 3 ft.10 x 5 ft. 2 rug, hand braided rug 8ft. 3 x 10 , Coins: 1929 $2.50 gold coin NGC MS63, 1894 gold France angel, 1877 Indian cent, 1893 silver dollar, 1929-S quarter in new condition, 1826 bust half, over 20 lots coin lots, Other Items Of Interest: 14 & 18K gold jewelry, large stamp collection, Indian whirligig, medical box, Indian headdress, chalkware Indian figures, 72 x 48 in. vintage Rexall Drug double sided 12 Ft. 72 Drawer Oak File sign, ivory day planner, inlaid game board, caduceus andirons, collection of 21 vintage radios , good selection outdoor cement statuary, Oriental vases, Oriental scrolls, early China export bowl, Yixing teapot, jade jewelry, jade fish, Oriental cork diorama, 2 fur & wax wooly mammoths from diorama, trunks, blanket chests, early wood boxes, salesman’s sample folding chair, set of portholes, 5 lots pre 1900 bottles dug in South County R.I., cast iron dog doorstops, New Haven mantel clock, country pine grain bin, early Diehl ceiling fan, 100 vintage pharmacy bottles, violin w/ L. Bauch bow, Weichold bow, early 5 string banjo, early violins, vintage U.S. Navy sextant, 1930’s sailboat pond model, c.1910 cast iron corn crusher, Brown University archive photos, R.I. stereoscopic card lots, 1916 MSS Florida ship’s log & postcards, several wood signs, antler basket, horse saddles, powder horn flasks, country store Grindmaster coffee grinder, c. 1930’s wood javelin, Coke Fountain Service neon tube sign as found, several fishing lots, vintage lures, trout diorama, pair buggy lights, wooden hand crafted stagecoach, mid-century Easy Spindrier washing machine, International Time Recording Co. clock in working order, Kastens & Reliance time clocks, carved Indian face cane, vintage tiles, tramp art box, Providence cranberry scoop, Pepsi store display , vintage books, postcards, primitive wooden wagon, plus much more. Over 150 Chock Full Box Lots at 5 pm, Statuary Lots at 6 pm, Main auction 6:30 pm. Preview Sunday from 2 to 6 pm and day of auction beginning at 11 am. Please visit or auctioneer id # 21013 for over 150 photos and daily updates. Auctioneer – Nanci Thompson License #7174 Call the Auction Hotline 401-439-2346 email Absentee and phone bids accepted. BP 15%. Dealers must show proof of re-sale certificate at check in. Payments accepted- cash, check, all major credit cards.


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