John McInnis

Sat Apr 27, 2013 11:00AM
Masonic Center
31 Green Street
Newburyport, MA

HSON ‘Bury Treasures Auction 2013
Saturday, April 27th 11:00 am • Preview day of sale 8:00-11:00 am Masonic Center 31 Green Street Newburyport, MA A number of objects deaccessioned from the Historical Society of Old Newbury together with antique and vintage furniture including: corner cupboard; braceback Windsor chair branded James Bertine; Federal period chest of drawers; washstand; dining table; selection of chairs including early turned ladder back; round marble top entrance table; art nouveau desk; occasional tables; sofas; outdoor iron ice cream seats, etc.; Jewelry; architectural elements, Clocks including Chelsea ship’s bell shelf clock. Orientalia including: large six panel Chinese screen; Canton; cloisonné; interesting lamps; meerschaum pipe; Collections of decoys; early fire bucket; 19th Century Ship’s log; Firearms including War of 1812 Newburyport Militia Musket and (2) Brown MFG. Co. Newburyport “Southerner” derringers; Sterling Silver including: two flatware sets, one by Simpson, Hall and Miller “Fronenac” pattern; large St. Louis punch ladle; Tiffany hollowware and crumber; silver overlay, Period Sheffield monteith; Glass & Pottery including: fine quality Val Saint Lambert vases; early and vintage glass; large collection of Newburyport Anne Greene Pottery; Roseville, Hummels; collection of Russell Wright china; Spanish Galleon Ship model; Antique prints and broadsides including: “View of Newburyport” by Fitz Henry Lane the portrait of “Lord” Timothy Dexter c. 1800 ( extremely rare) and Dexter’s last will and testament. Paintings by: Margaret S. Pearson; George Hathaway of Plum Island and Newburyport; (2) Henry Hammond Ahl; (3) Frank Thurlo Newburyport scenes, Margaret Fitzhugh Browne, Charles Curtis Allen, . Books and ephemera mostly relating to Newburyport history; c.1910 burlesque poster; vintage photographs including by Fran Dalton; Towle Silver Manufacturing related ephemera. Oriental rugs scatter to room sized. And many other interesting items too numerous to mention…. To be held at the Masonic Center ~ John McInnis Auctioneer Inquiries may be made by calling the Historical Society 978-462-2681


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