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The Historic Cephas Kent Tavern Dorset VT

On Site Estate Auction
Please note: This historic property is for sale by private treaty, contact Penny at 802-867-5555 We have been commissioned to sell the Estate of Raymond and Dorothy Kopituk. The Kopituks were passionate collectors, spending many years decorating the historic Cephas Kent Tavern, located in Dorset VT. This was the spot where in 1775 the Green Mountain Boys, including Ethan Allen and Seth Warren, discussed the idea of mustering troops to fight the British, per the order of the Continental Congress. This auction will be held under a large heated tent, with plenty of parking. In Part: Fine 2 part Hepplewhite mahogany linen press with ormolu; Federal walnut corner cupboard with 2 glass doors and drawer; 2 part Federal roped leg banquet table; Sheraton cherry server; Sheraton deck top dressing table with birdseye maple drawer fronts; Federal mahogany gentlemens chest; Sheraton chest of drawers; bakers table; early footed blanket boxes; early rockers, some in paint; good antique rope bed; other beds; Federal roped leg drop leaf table; early Federal one dr. stands; Federal candlestands; set of Sheraton dining chairs; early 2 dr. drysink; 2 diminutive cherry Sheraton d/L tables; clean Empire secretary with glass bookcase top, fine crotch mahogany; Empire stands, chests and commodes; 7 deacons bench; very good Am. oak hall bench, well carved with dolphin arm supports; walnut Victorian hall tree; Victorian 2 part secretary desk; walnut 7ft. 2 glass door bookcase; Victorian lock side tall chest; choice Victorian M/T half commode; Victorian sofa; various Victorian chests; set of Q.A. style dining chairs; Empire style sideboard; and more Accessories: Early 9 dr. spice chest; collection of granite ware; cranberry scoop; early candle lanterns; many antique oil lamps including cranberry swirl, tastefully electrified; Victorian lamps; min. lamps; other lamps; old baskets; iron trivets; marble pedestal; Federal wall mirrors; iron cat doorstop; canes; silver plate humidor with ship; hanging corner cupboard; good violin; auto harp; brass fireplace equipment; music box; pewter; etc. Glass and China: Flow Blue well and tree platter, other Flow Blue; Mulberry; Blue Willow china sets; sponge ware pitcher; Bennington and salt glazed pitchers and bowls; decorated stoneware including Bennington; a lg. collection of antique syrup pitchers including art glass; collection of sugar shakers (muffineers) including cranberry and coin spot; set of Limoges china; lg. English transfer ware bowl, Cleopatra; biscuit jars; Spanish lace beverage set; early vaseline candlesticks, etc. Art: Oil painting by Arthur Jones; several oils by B. Sweetland; oil by Wm. Dean Fausett; winter scene oil painting; Barbizon school landscape oil painting; litho. Adv. James Vick Flower and Seed; several vintage chromolithographs, including dogs and John Lomax; Indian litho. J.T. Bowen; English hunt prints; A.B. Frost print; Lincoln prints; etc. Misc. 10 d. braided rug; other braided scatter rugs; antique quilts; table linen; small group of books including Bennington Co. This is just a sample, much more to be sold Sale per order of Dory Feldmann

WHEN: Wednesday, November 17
from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

PREVIEW: 8 am morning of the sale

WHERE: The Historic Cephas Kent Tavern Dorset VT

Location: From Manchester Vt. take RT 30 north @ 3 miles, left on Dorset West Rd, about 1.8 miles to Nichols Hill Rd and the auction. Please note

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