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Michael S. Smith & Friends • Professionals Since 1976

FRIDAY July 21st at 6pm

Preview: Friday at 1pm

SALE HELD AT: The Washington County Fairgrounds
Rte 29 Between Greenwich & Schuylerville, NY; 12 miles East of Saratoga Springs
(MapQuest & Google: 392 Old Schuylerville Rd, Greenwich, NY 12834)
One of our better Friday sales again featuring a huge quantity of Collectibles from The Estate of John J. Derby of Saratoga Springs, as well as a few items from other Estates & homes. A big wide ranging old fashioned Estate Auction with quantities of collectibles in MANY categories, often sold in large generous lots. Sale will be held in our pleasant open air “summer” building. Should be lots of fun – come & enjoy!            Children are NOT allowed.

QUANTITY COLLECTIBLES to incl: pr figural owl cast iron andirons w/glass eyes. 2 lg lots marbles. Quantity German steins & stoneware beer mugs. Old telephones. Good lot old keys & locks. Southwest textiles, baskets, and pots incl American Indian. Staffordshire. 10+ stereopticon viewers & some cards. Old bottles, inkwells, & insulators. 2 Bose wave radios. Singer Featherlite sewing machine. “Dynex” flat screen TV w/remote. Early pewter. Postcards/ephemera. 4 GE brass blade fans. Good old cast iron still banks & pairs bookends. 6 old radios. 20+ knives as 1 lot. QUANTITY old door knobs in pairs. CHILDHOOD incl cast iron toys, tin litho wind-ups, doll parts, erector set, et al. A few advertising store racks & “Derby” food boxes. Old wooden boxes. A few 40’s/50’s music boxes. Shaving related incl barber’s bottle. Quantity of decent buttons (carded, 19thC French sets) & sewing stuff. Old books. Quantity old frames/prints/paintings? yet to be sorted. 40+ glass paperweights. 14” Italian glass clown figure et al. Quantity bells. Old tools incl wood planes & neat 19thC cast iron table mounted drill press. Quantity old brass & copper items. Brass samovar. Old photos. 20+ old alarm clocks. Country store pie display cabinet. Grain measures. Oriental china/ceramics, cloisonné, & champlevé. 10 old bird cages (5 w/stands). Quantity brass candlesticks. Furniture hardware. 6+ binoculars. 7+ old duck decoys. 3 pairs figural horse cast iron foot rests from shoeshine stand. 4 horns for cylinder victrolas. Oak table top Victor Victrola. Cobs for roller organ. Cast iron, tin, & other kitchenware. Figural glass candy containers. Old bathroom fixtures. Brass fire extinguishers. 6 jardinières. 20+ modern cast iron fire marks. 30+ early 1900’s CM Russell western prints. 40+ early 1900’s Frederic Remington prints (mostly original Collier’s). Horse racing prints & books. Framed Saratoga prints. CLOCKS incl 6’2” c.1920 hall clock, many cuckoo clocks, & clock parts. Cigarette lighters, tins, & smoking related. Crocks & jugs. 20+ walking sticks. Quantity sheet music. Exc antique Insurance Co signs (sold in groups). 10+ modern toy fire trucks. Fine fireplace bellows. Religious items. Silver plate. McCoy Aunt Jemima cookie jar, & on & on collectibles.
VERY LARGE QUANTITY LIGHTING kero & electric, incl leaded glass table lamp shades & curved panel glass shades & hanging domes, quantity cast iron bracket lamps incl mercury reflectors, many electric table lamp bases, many glass kero lamp shades & a few smoke bells, MANY lanterns & extra colored glass lantern globes, double Angle lamp fixture (no shades), many kero chimneys & kero burners, & MORE (8 tables full – each table 8’ long)! Much of this sold in LARGE LOTS!
LARGE SELECTION TEXTILES • QUILTS • Antique Needlecraft • CLOTHING to incl: lady’s & children’s Victorian whites (dresses, slips, bloomers, embroidered night gowns, & silk “waists”). Flapper clothing, lace trims, table cloths, doilies, matching satin coverlet sets & pairs nice “done-up” pillowcases, hand crocheted spreads, antique quilts, worthy quilt tops & piece work sets, Victorian needlepoint panels for seat covers, cross stitching. Finery such as shoes, fine top hats & a cool derby.

FURNITURE to incl: nearly new Stickley upholstered sofa. Good looking old red & blue paint kitchen cupboard w/pressed tin decorative panels. Good full size brass & iron bed & excellent twin brass & iron bed. Mahogany 3 section lawyer’s bookcase. Early 2 drawer lift lid blanket box. 2 good Empire mahogany chests. 2 early washstands (1 w/nice Sandwich opalescent knob). Pair Cushman rock maple twin beds. Nice paint decorated stenciled cottage pine dresser w/long dressing mirror. Small size pumpkin pine commode & pumpkin 4 drawer chest. Nice Victorian glider rocker. Hoosier accessory cabinet. Pretty pair paint decorated M-O-Pearl inlaid ballroom chairs. Set 6 stencil decorated 19thC Hitchcock chairs w/good cane seats. Refinished antique dry sink, refinished early Hepplewhite 1 drawer stand, & refinished pine lift lid commode. Early cherry dl table w/finely carved legs. Set 4 c.1860 mahogany sabre leg dining chairs. Good c.1910 pedestal base Empire mahogany 2 drawer dl stand. Finely upholstered Victorian gent’s armchair. 40’s cedar chest. Fine dome top trunk. Sheet music cabinet. Brass & onyx fern stand. Brass coat tree, et al. SELECTION ANTIQUE WICKER to incl: 1920’s matching 3pc porch set. 6pcs 40’s rattan (as 1 lot). Several stands/occasional tables. Bar Harbor chaise lounge (needs cushion). 30’s desk w/chair. Pair Papa-San chairs w/cushions, et al. ARCHITECTURAL incl: set 4 matching wrought iron window grates. Pair approx 10’ long iron railings. Corner granite sink. Small 19thC wrought iron gate. MODERN RUSTIC attractive flat top desk, 5 shelf corner what-not stand, approx 7’ long slab top 60’s/70’s coffee table w/driftwood base. Paint decorated Southwest dining table signed & dated “Ivory, ’88, Taos, New Mexico” with 6 chairs. Good Rustic coffee table and signed & dated Rustic TV stand.

Our Last AND BESTSale of Summer!
WILL FEATURE the exceptional 30+ year Game Room & Saratoga Springs related collections of Michael Zappone of Saratoga Lake. His extensive Game Room offers many good Coca-Cola signs & much more antique Coca-Cola memorabilia. Other good signage incl Armour Franks, Orange Crush, Tru-Ade, et al. Exceptional “Napoleon 10¢ Cigar” clock. Fine mahogany telephone booth with operating phone (originally form Skidmore College). 2 original booths & some signage from the old Woolworth’s store on Broadway in Saratoga Springs. Working Gottlieb’s “Gold Strike” pinball machine. Good coin-op trade stimulators. Collection 15+ vintage Horse Racing board games incl 1921 “Saratoga” by Saratoga Game Co. Minty green Hamilton Beach 3 spindle milk shake mixer. Reproduction Wurlitzer 1015 jukebox (working) and MORE as might have been found in a classic 1950’s Malt Shop.

HISTORIC SARATOGA ITEMS to incl very finely re-upholstered c.1875 walnut frame Barber’s Chair from Grand Union Hotel. MUCH RILEY’S LAKEHOUSE material to incl: way cool neon “Riley’s” sign. The original 9’ tall Art Deco hanging light fixture from Riley’s Main Ballroom. 50+ feet of cool Art Deco railings which divided dining & bar areas in Riley’s restaurant area. Various chairs & bar stools from Riley’s. Original cast Art Deco façade panels from Riley’s entrance. Original Riley’s podium. Riley’s Art Deco dressing room mirror, stage lights, RCA speakers, & MORE original Riley’s items. ORIG POKER CHIPS from Riley’s, Meadowbrook Lake House, Canfield Casino, & Newman’s Lake House, & MORE SARATOGA RELATED items.

JULY 29th FINE ANTIQUES to incl: fine Early American Furniture! 19thC English horse racing prints including large folio. Estate’s watches, sterling, costume jewelry, & good vintage Am Indian silver/turquoise jewelry. 2 early Grandfather’s clocks, fine English rosewood barometer, et al. Fine LARGE bronze figural newel post lamp. Staffordshire fairings. Good Victorian furniture. Saratoga memorabilia, & Much More!

NOTE: Positive ID required to obtain bidding number   ~~~
TERMS: Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Traveler’s Checks, Personal Checks with prior approval,  unless known to us.
AUCTIONEER:  Mike Smith - Phone (518) 798-4289 or (518) 587-9421
ABSOLUTELY NO MINIMUM PRICES!            Sorry, No absentee or telephone bids
13% Buyer’s Premium  (3% discount for payment by cash or good check)
Seating is Limited – Children are NOT allowed!                    Refreshments Available




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