19th Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Auction Nov. 17 5 PM This auction features the lifetime collection of blue and white salt glaze, spongeware, Bennington pottery and blue decorated stoneware, and Civil War Items and gold coins of Ken and Ruth Rush.
News-Antique.com - Nov 05,2007 - The 19th Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Auction will be held on Saturday, November 17th at 5 PM in Citra, FL. Viewing is from noon until the start of the auction and on Friday, Nov. 16 from 4-8 pm. Turkey Creek Auction is located at 13939 N. Highway 441, Citra, FL 32113. For more information, call 800-648-7523 or see the website at www.antiqueauctionsfl.com
120 lots of blue and white salt glaze to include butter crocks, pitchers, bowls, umbrella stands, salt boxes, spittoons; rare umbrella stand with raised alligator and flora design, possibly whites Utica; spongeware; bean pots; etc.
Furniture: 19th century column-front chest; empire secretary Federal card table, serpentine-front Hepplewhite mahogany card table; Federal drop-leaf table with ornate feet; several cherry 1840's chests; ornate marble-top table; chests and wash stand; country pine table; early pine chests; 19th century four-post bed; early fiddle-back chairs; Empire day bed; large ornately carved cupboard; walnut marble top hall stand; cast iron hall tree; oak four-stick bookcase with desk unit; beveled glass, leaded top, primitive pine cupboard; rosewood swing leg table; He-plewhite standing desk; oak bookcases; centennial Queen Anne server with hoof foot; band inlaid tall chest; oak and leather server; mahogany end tables; fancy chairs; carved and inlaid table; set of six walnut plank set chairs with decorations; fancy cedar chests; etc.
Accessories: Approximately 100 stoneware crocks and jugs with blue decoration by Norton, whites Utica, Crolius Ottman, P.A. Advertising and others; face jugs; seaweed decorated bowl; yelloware; Bennington pig banks; cow creamer; figural face ink; Bennington pitchers; etc. Edison cylinder player, flow blue covered meat tray, large flo blue vase, ornately carved deer head hat rack, winged statue lamp, mirrors, decoys, etc.
Art glass & Cut Glass: Steuben aurene, Moser, cranberry epergne, Lalique, Lalique Owl figure, Waterford, Lutz, Venetian, Verlys, Victorian pitchers, Hawkes cut glass, Tuthill, two-part punch bowl, pair of compotes, signed Hawkes bowl, fancy large low bowl, Moser liqueur set, pair of Mary Gregory vases with ornate decoration, Reed & Barton plated holders, etc.
Pottery: Weller, Rookwood, Clewell, porcelain by Royal Worchester, Teplitz, Zsolnay, Fisher Emil, exceptional Japanese cloisonné vase, mechanical and still banks, clocks, Florida alligator handled steins, etc.
Silver: Georg Jensen handled tray; Russian enameled cigarette case with inset stones; Danish silver cigarette box and case; ornate Stieff silver flatware set with 96 pieces; tall Stieff rose vase, gravy boat, and trays; four weighted silver sticks; 1760 English silver mug; set of 12 Kirk knives; other fancy reposse silver; etc.
Paintings: Collection of 12 Highwaymen (highwayman) paintings to include Harold Newton, Sam Newton, J. Daniels, J. Gibson, and H. Baker; Other paintings include Johan Christian Clausen; Les Nelson; T. C. Lindsay; K. Knepp; Franklin Benjamin DeHaven, N.A. (1856-1934) "Oaks and Clouds Afternoon--October" (near Willington, Connecticut) and "Swimming Hole," Granby, Connecticut; "Maternity" by Cesare Felix dell' Acqua, 1867; Gustave Wiegand, NA (1870-1957) entitled "Indian Summer;" Portrait by X. Wölfe in Thulin frame; H. Holsmenn, 1915; character painting by N. Nichols; "Hudson River" by J. Musgrove 1886; Mabel Roberts nude lithograph; signed