A U C T I O N
Key Auctions Premier Sale
Saturday, August 20th 2016
Preview 10:00 am – Auction 11:00 am
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ALL ARE WELCOME – SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE & EVERY PRICE RAGE
From fine art, to Mid-century furniture, collectibles, unique vintage home accents, advertising items, jewellery & much more!
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Key Auctions is pleased to have been chosen to sell the Estate of the late Robert “Bob” Savoie 1934 – 2016. For years, Bob & his family have been dear friends. He was a knowledgeable antique dealer & one of the Maritimes best upholsterers. The majority of this Estate Auction will be contents from his personal home, as well as his upholstery shop. As Bob was involved with buying & selling antiques during his life you can imagine the quality & quantity of his personal collection! The second part of this large Double Estate Auction will be contents from a large stately home that had some very nice country primitives & a substantial antique German doll collection.
Important NB Artist Gerard Collins signed oil-on-board…
Mid-century Danish teak dining table with 2 leaves (opens up to 8 feet) & 4 teak chairs signed by one of the top Danish makers of the time, AS Randers Mobelfabrik. Look this maker up! 2 exceptional mid-century Danish teak armchairs, mid-century Danish teak credenza 74 ½ inches long by 17 ¼ inches deep, mid-century Danish desk chair made by top designer Rosengren Hansen – look this up, mid-Century credenza / storage cabinet 7 ½ feet long by 18 (modular can be made smaller or even 2 cabinets), mid-century Danish teak 2 door cabinet, lovely mid-century table lamp, Swedish teak garbage can & more.
Industrial – Decorative - Vintage Accents:
2 cast base swivel stools, large industrial spool (perfect to make coffee table), old sea trunks (great decorative coffee or end tables), 2 vintage wire hanging baskets, old forged hinges to be re purposed (not pictured), vintage stackable luggage, mechanical 1920s typewriter, Dobbs NY hat box, old nail kegs, set of 8 unique Victorian cast pulls, 2 enamelled gas station lights & more.
Solid oak 5 stack barrister’s bookcase, 1860s flame-front secretary desk, oak hall tree, early Victorian quality 1 door blind cabinet, early 1900s unique pine 4 drawer narrow armoire, substantial 1910 solid mahogany cookie corner dresser, large mirrored-back oak sideboard with bevelled glass, desirable 1930s walnut demilune French-style inlaid chest, substantial early Victorian burrelled games table, solid cherry Gibbard hall table & hanging mirror, mahogany Ethan Allen double dresser, pair of quality mahogany end tables, quality contemporary shield-back chair dining set, 1910 round oak dining table with 2 leaves, 1910 round oak table made into large contemporary coffee table, beautiful inlaid 2 drawer mahogany hall table, Sheraton-style sideboard, drop-side 2 drawer work table, unique mahogany cedar chests, 3 drawer sewing chest, coffee tables, end tables, occasional stands, unique solid mahogany 1910 undersized 4 drawer bachelor’s chest, many chest & dressers for DIY projects to chalk paint, quality tea wagon, ornate walnut 1930s lamp table, kneehole desk, pair of mahogany twin beds, solid mahogany tilt-top tea table, oak commode, accent chairs, desk chairs, rockers, hanging mirrors, & much more!
Keep in mind all upholstered items are from the personal home & shop of the late Robert Savoie. They are all reupholstered and in immaculate condition… some pieces never even sat on including; pair of lovely 1920s ball and claw wing chairs MINT, pair of early button-tucked Victorian chairs with beautiful fabric selection MINT, impressive quality 1930s sofa MINT, Victorian button-tucked arm chair MINT, unique occasional Victorian arm chair MINT, 1920s walnut throne chair MINT, vanity chair, accent chairs & more!
Gold Jewellery & Pocket Watches:
Lovely collection of opals set in gold, including 15 Victorian stick pins, 3 pendants, pins, men’s cufflinks & more; amazing 19th century white gold broach with diamond, 2 gold rings one with emerald stone, sterling silver rings, early 1920s pendant with diamond, collection of 10 Victorian hand painted broaches including some very unique ones (Indian silhouette), pocket watches including working Decimal pocket watch awarded in 1913 for selling the most cream separators (inscription inside), modern working Waltham pocket watch & more.
Important Doll Collection & Accessories:
This doll collection comes from an amazing lifetime collection, FRESH-to-the-MARKET, all to be sold! One thing you will see about this collection is that the condition of the dolls whether Bisque, Composition & wax are in great order, meaning the joints, fingers, eyes, hair, dressers are all in good order. (In handling this collection, we didn’t see one broken finger in over 60 dolls meaning 600 fingers good & intact!) A wide range in this collection, everything from desirable bisque baby dolls to large C.M. Bergmann 34 inch doll. You will be long remembering a finer collection of dolls coming up for auction. There are so many some will be sold together in lots. You will also find many lots of antique child’s / doll furniture. Also another feature of this collection is a complete doll house, not a detail missed (a little girl’s dream). Also several lots of miniatures to be sold!
Glass & China:
Desirable Royal Doulton “Evesham” 6 place lunch set with serving pieces & extras, Friendly Village complete 8 place dinner set with serving pieces, 2 Shelley cups & saucers, pair of Victorian Bohemian crystal lusters, Depression glass water pitcher & 6 matching glasses, Royal Doulton figurines, unique Royal Doulton miniatures, MJ Hummel figurines, hand painted porcelain, Carnival glass including large amethyst Northwood bowl, Waterford crystal, Lennox porcelain, Royal Winton Chintz compote, pitcher & basin set, silver plate tea service & more!
19th century s 4 drawer store spool cabinet, extremely rare 1920s Iver Johnson tricycle (completely original), cast ship doorstop, cast house door stop, early brass candlestick lot, two 19th century full-body working Nova Scotia decoys, early cobbler’s items, nice lot of early sewing related items, two Micmac beaded pouches, French ivory lot, violin in vintage case, early documents & tin types from sea chest, bell lot, old tools, unique miniature candlestick phone (salesman sample?), salesman sample meat grinder, lot of Victorian frames, antique reference books, neat umbrella stand, walking sticks & Victorian umbrella, large English stain glass, linens, quilts, brass ship’s related items including Seth Thomas clock, modern gumball machine, old books & paper, flexible flyer sleds, many interesting lots of smalls & more.
Primitives & Country Items:
Lovely early square nailed stencilled pine chest with great drawer formation including leather hinges for glove boxes, early 1800s tapered-leg pine table with pegged joints & one board top, large 19th century country pine bench, early lot of cast kitchen items, trivets & match safes, crocks & jugs, old wooden salt jar, galvanised wares, early country toll wares, pine dovetailed trunks, 2 door narrow step-back cupboard, early flat-top desk with unique pulls, early milking stool, large country firkin & more!
Finely hand woven rugs from room-size to scatter rugs, also clean modern room-size rugs to be sold!
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Mid-century Danish teak dining table with 2 leaves (opens up to 8 feet) & 4 teak chairs signed by one of the top Danish makers of the time, AS Randers Mobelfabrik.
Look this maker up!
2 exceptional mid-century Danish teak armchairs
Mid-century Danish teak credenza 74 ½ inches long by 17 ¼ inches deep
Mid-century Danish desk chair made by top designer Rosengren Hansen – Look this up
Neat industrial spool – perfect to repurpose into coffee table
Set of 8 unique Victorian “industrial” cast pulls
Decorative vintage luggage
Important NB Artist Gerard
Collins signed oil-on-board… one of
Signed Gerard Collins Oil-on-Canvas
Lovely early stencilled pine chest with unique drawer formation – original – square nail
Sampling of German Bisque head dolls – part of an IMPORTANT doll collection
60+ Antique Dolls – Bisque – Composition – Wax to be SOLD along with many accessories
RARE LARGE C.M. Bergmann 1916 German bisque doll Size 15 (34 inches tall)
1 example of 20+ exquisite antique Bisque dolls
Large Civil War Doll (hand stitched) original
5 stack solid oak bookcase with drawer
Early Empire flamed-mahogany secretary
Circa 1900 solid oak hall tree
Very attractive Victorian hanging corner cabinet
Attractive 1961 Seeburg Jukebox - AY160
Coca Cola 1960s “Vendo” Vending machine – compressor works
Extremely rare 1920s Iver Johnson tricycle – Completely original – amazing find
Amazing pair of 1930s wing chairs in MINT clean upholstery –
Part of a large lot of fabulous quality MINT condition upholstered furniture
Lovely antique sofa completely reupholstered – CLEAN – MINT – CONTEMPORARY
Early substantial Victorian card table
Desirable 1930s inlaid walnut demilune chest – MINT
Solid cherry signed Gibbard hall / sofa table with hanging mirror
Lovely 4 drawer spool chest & naturally distressed Victorian desk (to be sold separate)
Nice coloured hanging slag glass lamp
Sampling of jewellery including 2 gold rings to be sold
Substantial solid oak Victorian mirrored-back sideboard –MINT
Early pine 1 board top stand (pegged joints) with some original ox blood paint
Important 7 room miniature doll house complete - DO NOT MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY
1930s composition Anne of Green Gables doll – one of 25 MINT compostion dolls
Sampling of country wares – many large lots to be sold
14k gold pendant with opals – part of a large opal / gold jewellery collection
Nice Collection of Victorian hand painted broaches
White gold & diamond Victorian broach
Beautiful early 1900s pendant with diamond on sterling chain
Awarded in 1913 for selling the most cream separators (inscription inside) – working
Delivery Available – (back to the mainland)
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Questions or Absentee Bids Call (506) 878 7890
Key Auctions -Invitation to Consign
We are now accepting consignments for the forthcoming auctions, dates to be announced. Should you require a valuation of your items or wish to learn more about the auction process, we invite you to contact us at (506) 878 0096 or (506) 852 4500 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a complimentary appointment.
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