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Late April Estate Auction

Antiques, Modern, Decorative, Asian, Sterling, Accessories, Artwork, Oriental Rugs, Patio Furnishings & More

  • Late April Estate Auction
    Good estate items, fresh to the market.
  • Late April Estate Auction
    Over 500 Lots!
  • Late April Estate Auction
    Local estate items, ready for a new home!

WHEN: Wednesday, April 25
from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM

PREVIEW: Morning of sale from 8:00AM

WHERE: W.A. Smith Auction Gallery in Plainfield, NH

Exit 20 off I-89, proceed south on Rte. 12-A from the West Lebanon Plaza for 7 miles. From I-91, take the Ascutney-Windsor, VT Exit 8, cross the Connecticut River and take Rte. 12-A north for approx. 10 miles. Across from the Plainfield Historical Society. (Click here for maps)

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We have been commissioned by the owners of an impressive NY estate to sell the contents of the home which was decorated in a highly decorative fashion, with no expense spared. The house was chockablock full with every cabinet filled with collectibles, porcelains, glassware. Also included are the contents of 50 boxes that have been packed away in a local storage locker with everything from the kitchen cupboards to the curio cases, along with several other local collection and estate residues. Come prepared with your trucks for an early 9:30AM “Firehouse” Walk-Around.  An April auction that will bring May fortunes (no April foolin’ around) plan to attend.

In the boxes and cabinets: Historical and flow blue including Scinde; Wedgwood; cut-glass including a mushroom lamp; Limoges; antique stemware; figural pieces; antique & contemporary Asian porcelains; steins; decorative porcelains; French porcelains; Sandwich glass; B&G china set; Val St. Lambert; Doulton vases made into lamps; Orrefors glass center bowl; Christmas plates; Transferware; Bauer china set; mantle lustres; paperweights; syrup pitchers; blue leeds platters; yellowware molds; claret jug; castor sets; Hummels and much, much more.

Sterling: several assorted lots of silver including a flatware set small dishes; salt & peppers; weighted pieces; dresser sets and more

Furnishings: Antique mirrored back sideboard; walnut pier mirror; Sheraton sewing stand; parlor tables with marble tops; Asian decorated china cabinet; French style dining furnishings; hanging corner cabinet; Hitchcock furnishings; display cabinets and racks; 19th C furnishings; steel work table with butcher block top; baker’s cabinet; massive farm table; other farm tables; primitive floor cupboard; chests of drawers; stands; matching upholstered sofa and love seat; Hitchcock chairs and settee; Adirondack chair; Danish slat bench; cedar trunks; modern étagère display shelves; Eames style poker table and chairs; chairs; beds and more…

Accessories/Collectibles:  Metal tea tins made into table lamps; folky carvings, masks, etc; old silver plate including large meat dome, serving pieces, etc; several apple baskets; several antique lamps; “Norther” F. Remington sculpture; stained glass windows; student lamp; pair of decorative eagle mirrors; corn husk dolls; Valentine pop up cards; Kent State pennant; Red Cross presentation; tribal pottery and carvings; folk art, Uncle Sam on bike; and more..

Clocks: Several estate clocks including regulator wall clocks, shelf and mantle clocks, bedside alarm clocks; pillar and scroll; gingerbread and more…

Artwork:  Well over 100 works, most signed 19th & 20th c. including oils, prints, etc. many in good original frames; David Hagenbaumer pencil signed lithos; exhibition posters; woodblock print; etchings/engravings; Currier & Ives and more…

Misc. Approx 50’ of antique iron fencing; large metal patio set; large metal bird figures; concrete lion garden ornament; iron planter;  Craftsman gas powered leaf collector; Weber gas grill; fireplace related including andirons and tools, etc…

Oriental Rugs: Many room size rugs covering the floor of the NY home; Small silk mat; scatter size rugs and more….