Two-Day Online Only Auction

By Order Of The United States Bankruptcy Trustee, District Of Connecticut
Harold Cole U.S. Bankruptcy Case #10-50091

October 25th & 26th, 2019 on

Preview: Inspection for both sites - October 24th from 9 to 3

Terms: Online only, 15% buyer’s premium, cash, bank check, wire transfer, on-site credit card only, no personal or business checks; ALL ITEMS SOLD AS IS WHERE IS; please check website for additional items & any updates on terms; live bidding links:;

Day 1: Friday, October 25th
Preview at corner of Bacon Pond Road & Joshua Hill Road, Woodbury, CT 06798.
Lumber, machinery & equipment: Kubota L3750 diesel tractor with front bucket, Wiggins fork truck, Wood-Mizer portable sawmill, New Holland model LS185 skid steel loader, flat-bed trailer, landscaping stone & supplies.

Day 2: Saturday, October 26th
Preview at 27 Middle Quarter Road, Woodbury, CT 06798.
Antiques, Americana, folk art, furniture, paintings & a personal collection of decoys, hunting & fishing décor. 220 duck decoys: East Coast & Midwest: sleeping pintail drake; Mason factory decoys; many black ducks; Mason blue-winged teal; many Wildfowler duck decoys; Point Pleasant & Old Saybrook, including wigeon drake & hen, broadbill hen & drakes; Mason blue-winged teal hen; black ducks; pintail; mallard drake & hen; swimming goldeneye drake with oversize black ducks; pair of Evans canvasback drake & hen; 2 Brant decoys; high head canvasback drake; pair mammoth-grade Evans canvasback drake & hen; rig of goldeneye drakes; Evans redhead drake & broadbill drake; George Warin black duck; Mason mallard hen with tack eyes; many eider decoys; many Maryland decoys; pair oversized mallard decoys by Ducks Unlimited; many canvasback drakes & hens; 6 common merganser decoys Jim Kelson mounted ducks; hooded merganser; carved wooden crow; canvasback drake battery decoy; Brant decoy with root head; wooden owl; Madison Mitchell canvas-back hen; snowy egret decoy; rare standing black duck balsa wood by Wildfowler; 20 contemporary birds by Richard Morgan; several sets of Flattie & other shorebirds; several rigs of eider drakes & hens; set of folding silhouette Minnesota; rig of scoter decoys.

Geese: Very nice bulbous oversize Canada goose, Midwest; 2 Canada geese hollowed-out log decoys; many eider decoys; general canvas-covered Canada goose; Maryland Canada goose (possibly Madison Mitchell); early Madison Mitchell Canada goose (signed); swimming turned-head Canada goose; cork-back duck by Joe Gigl of Wisconsin; St. Clair Canada goose-hollow; hissing Canada goose; 3 Prince Edward Island three-leg feeding Canada geese; several wire-construction Canada geese.

Antiques & Collectibles: Queen Anne 12-drawer bonnet-top highboy with fan carving; Chippendale 11-drawer bonnet-top highboy with ball-and-claw feet & fan carving; pair of Hepplewhite star-inlaid folding card tables; tavern tables; country pine tables; very nice brace-back Windsor continuous-arm chair; Windsor continuous left-side writing-arm chair; banister-back chairs; telescope in wooden box; candlestands; Indian rugs; step-back hutches; wonderful 1881 tin pediment 9’ x 4’ spinning wheel; drop-leaf table; 2 Victorian black walnut pier tables; fig box; yellow olive bucket; firkins; salt box; candle boxes; country boxes; butter churn; country shelves; high stool; assorted pewter plates & teapots; misc. iron hardware; 3’ tall vise; redware cake mold; redware plates; redware crocks; 2-gallon blue flower jug; pottery jug; crocks; several signs, including Herters duck decoy, New Hampshire; pottery bowl; Rockwood vase; Shaker box; cast-iron Indian head; yellowware bowls; Indian basket; Indian arrowheads; unusual bear trap; Queen Anne side chair; 2-drawer painted blanket chest; drop-leaf tables; Chippendale side chair; 200+ paintings; prints; etching; frames; several misc. Indian paintings; 24 wooden wall hanging sculptures by Daniel John Zuraitis.

Game room items: 100+ fishing lures; 3 fishing decoys; primitive lion painting; folk art horse painting; mountings, including deer, water buffalo, elk & ram; bear & zebra rugs.

Unique Items: Fabulous mammoth 10’ tall Indonesian hunter; 1 piece of wood estimated at 1,000 lbs.; full-figure hunter with spear necklace, belt, earrings, bag & duck; life-size casting of stag by J.L. Mott Iron Works, New York (10’ tall, 6’ long base, 4’ wide rack); large cast-iron elaborate garden urn 5’ tall x 6’ wide.

Buyer’s Premium: 15% buyer’s premium.
Payment Types: Cash, Bank Check, or Wire Transfer. Credit Cards Accepted Onsite Only.

Pickup: Onsite Pickup From 10/27 – 11/1 From 9-3 Daily. Shipping Can be arranged through the UPS Store.

The Hamilton Group, LLC
Appraisals, Auctions & Liquidations
36 Killingworth Turnpike (Route 81), Clinton, CT 06413
203-433-8052 Phone • 203-643-2285 Fax • 860-575-4341 Cell