Leo P. Legare, Auctioneer
Thursday, March 28, 5:00 p.m.
at Elks Lodge, Rte. 108, Dover, NH
Diverse auction containing the Revolutionary War era military collection of David Shoby, Freeport ME, Important collection 18th and early 19th cent. American silver, collection of American post cards and ephemera, fine estate jewelry, country furniture and smalls, Mission Oak, American and foreign coins and much more.
Some highlights include: Important silver tankard by John Burt, Boston, J. Butler silver porringer, casters, cann, ladle, Burt porringer, 150 plus spoons include sets rat-tail and semi rat-tail spoons by Paul Revere, Samuel Drowne, William Grigg, N. Hurd, C. Wiltberger and many more, several flintlock muskets, one conversion musket, bayonets, several flintlock pistols, halberd, pikes, boarding axes, spike tomahawks, 14 Revolutionary-era swords, many powder horns include scrimshaw “John Marble his horn,” who fought in Revolution, cartridge boxes, small pivot deck cannon off British ship, bicorn hat, Grenadier hats, Indian items include, pipe tomahawk, Bird Stone, effigy bone comb, large and varied collection of post cards, arcade cards “Beatles”, Pin up, Railroad, Holiday, transportation, tobacco and cigarette cards, large selection foreign and American coins and paper money, fine jewelry includes diamond bracelets, heavy gold necklaces, sapphire and diamond ring, rings with precious and semi-precious stones,sterling flatware set, curly maple slant lid desk, NH inlaid card table, mahogany Chippendale side chairs, splay leg stand, maple 2-drawer blanket chest, grain bin, sea chest, small six board chest with cotter pin hinges, Stickley library table, Limbert table, pattern glass goblets include Sandwich Star, Hepplewhite carved and gilded wall mirror with eagle and urns, figure 8 cobbler’s bench, beds, Groceries sign, firebacks, early lighting, redware, lots of country smalls, captains traveling cased liquor decanter set, pewter, carved Phoenix bird plaque, sword cane, cane from bull’s anatomy, early simple microscope, blown squat bottle, A & C oil painting by A. Schwartz, WC by AF Davis, early book stand with marquetry, 1810 Map of World, Edison cylinder record player, WWI Springfield rifle with bayonet, Winchester 30/30, Mossberg 12 gauge shot gun, gun safe, guns must be picked up at later date at Gun dealer shop in order to do legal transfer.
Preview: 1 p.m.
Terms: Cash, check, or credit card; 18% buyer’s premium discounted to 15% for cash or check.
Sale to be held at Dover Elks,
282 Durham Road, Dover, NH 03820
From Rte. I-95 North, take Exit 4, Rte. 16 North
(Spaulding Turnpike) to Rte. 108 South (Exit 7).
Auction Hall is 1.7 miles on the left.
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Leo P. Legare, Auctioneer
Day of sale: 603-325-7270
Licensed in NH #2528 and MA #149
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