Annual New Year’s Day Auction
Wednesday, January 1 10:00 a.m.
Mattox Auction Center
3740 Maysville Road, Carlisle, KY
Another great selection for this event to include the prototype reproduction of an 1893 Duryea automobile, the forerunner of five reproductions manufactured by John M. Parks American Automobile Centennial, Inc. of Dunlap, IL during 1993 and 1994 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the first American car. This car, with a wooden body frame and light green leather upholstery matching the original 1893 Duryea, was featured on the cover of AutoWeek, July 19, 1993.
Most outstanding selection of fine porcelains including Limoges vases and tankards with semi-nude portraits, the best Limoges game sets including a cobalt blue J&B Limoges set signed Mullier, a burgundy and gold Guerin set G. Gerold, New York, with various sea birds, a Coiffe Limoges set with Chinese pheasants signed Dubois, and a Coiffe Limoges/D’Artois Limoges set signed Laure, fine selection of Pairpoint Limoges including a 12 1/2″ vase with Guba ducks and other rare forms, exceptional portrait vases, fine D&Co. covered urn signed Sheratt, covered urn signed Peyrot A. Touze, vase and covered urn with birds, tankards, chargers decorated by DuBois, Bronsillion, Baumy, Barin, Soustre, and others, cabaret sets, T&V Limoges plaque with roses, T&V Limoges 15 3/4″ punch bowl and standard with 12 footed cups, Guerin & Co. encrier with rare Palmer Cox Brownie decoration, set of (11) cobalt and gold decorated semi-nude portrait plates signed E. Furlaud, Willet’s Belleek tankard signed A. Warden, bisque allegorical plaques, flow blue plaque, R. St. K Teplitz figural candelabra, pair of exceptional 18″ KPM bolted urns, R. Sturm pair of majolica busts, pr. c. 1874 gilt bronze fireplace chinet, Copeland Willow samovar, selection of Dresden and Meissen, Royal Bayreuth, R.S. Prussia and related porcelains, and more.
Rare stoneware including a 2-gallon G.W. Dye Sardis, KY jar, Louisville and Maysville jars, other KY jugs, early glass one gallon whiskey jugs, Chicken Cock Whiskey bottle, pr. sewer tile vases, early pattern glass lamps, Gaudy Ironstone, B.C. Milam No. 2 brass reel, good flasks, copper surveyor’s instrument marked John Burnett, maker, Ludlow, KY No. 65, Washington Centennial Inauguration medal, McKinley campaign copper medallion, Dewey and Truman banners, papier mache snuff boxes, continental porcelain clock, French cottage clock set, Emeralite desk lamp, early leather hat box, sample swing, brass candelabra, folk art painting on board, waiter, fine early quilts including an album quilt, a colorful wool Pineapple/Log Cabin variation, and a very colorful Log Cabin quilt, early tool box, Van Briggle 3-face vase, Rookwood Rook bookends and commercial vase, Maysville and Brooksville boxes, and much more.
Fine furniture including an ornate c. 1850 Louis XIV Kingwood bureau plat with ormolu mounts, walnut armoire with serpentine doors and sides, walnut slant front writing desk from a Frankfort, KY home, reported to have been owned by Gov. John Breckinridge, cherry candle stand on tri-pod base, one drawer stand, oak barber shop back bar, oak gentleman’s dresser, Danner stack bookcase, pecan wood game table and chairs, Indian tea chest coffee table, early wrought iron settee, oak pressed back folding high chair, early cradle.
Great selection of coin silver including a D.H. Spears (Springfield, KY) beaker, McDannold (Mt. Sterling) beaker, Poindexter (Lexington) serving spoons, J. Simpson (Bardstown) serving spoon, J. Stephens (Paris) ladle, A.W. Bascom (Maysville) ladle and spoon, E. Outten (Maysville) spoon, Harting & Kroesing (Lexington) spoon, B.B. Marsh (Paris) spoon, T.J. Shepard (Georgetown) ladle and spoon, Blanchard (Lexington) ladle, Beverly Noel (Frankfort) ladle, and more coin and sterling silver.
Antique firearms including figured maple stock “over-the-log” target rifle, J.W. Kost Lancaster, OH target rifle, French Model 1822 pistol, Belgian double barrel pocket pistol, cap and ball hunting rifles, Enfield Model 1853 .75 cal. musket, Hawkin styl hunting rifle, J. Henry & Son half stock rifle, half stock hunting rifles, military blockade rifle, early Plains rifle, and Tiger maple Kentucky/Ohio half stock rifle.
Military items including SS marked police NCO sword, Japanese cavalry-type sword, Japanese NCO Katana sword, World War I German cavalry sword with etched blade, Civil War era swords, World War II US Officer’s sword and belt, Nazi Luftwaffe combat helmet, German Jager-type hunting knife, Bowie knives, Hitler Youth knives, daggers.
Quality jewelry (Tiffany pearl necklace has been removed from the Auction) including 14k yellow gold blue kyanite and cultured pearl pin/pendant, platinum South Seas pearl and diamond ring, 14k yellow and white gold cultured pearl and diamond ring, platinum and 18k yellow gold synthetic emerald and diamond ring, 18k yellow gold sapphire and diamond ring, 18k yellow gold ring with 7.97 carat oval yellowish-green chrysoberyl, 18k yellow gold ring with oval 12 carat blue kyanite, 18k yellow gold pearl, emerald and diamond earrings, 14k yellow gold diamond ring with .50 carat center stone, 14k yellow gold bracelet, 18k white gold 19 diamond cluster, platinum ring with 4.2 carat pear shaped emerald, 14k yellow gold synthetic emerald and diamond ring, 18k and 14k South Seas cultured pearl and diamond necklace, 18k and 14k blue quartz, opal, sapphire and diamond necklace, 14k yellow gold ruby and diamond necklace, 14k white and yellow gold synthetic emerald and diamond necklace. Selection of rugs including 9′ X 17’8″ Crown Imperial Persian Kerman, 8’8″ X 12′ antique Persian Karastan Heriz, 8’8″ X 11’6″ Peshawer Pakistani Agra, 5’1″ X 9′ Persian Indo Serapi, 6′ X 9′ Persian Indo Gabeh, older French Indo Aubusson 8′ X 11′, Persian Lillihan 3’7″ X 12’1″ runner, 3’7″ X 9’5″ Persian Quasghai runner, area rugs and machine made room size rugs.
Bisque dolls: Armand Marseilles infant with bisque head and movable body, boy with bisque head and cloth/kid body, Floradora bisque head dolls, #3200 bisque head dolls with kid body, Heubach-Koppelsdorf bisque head doll with composition body, Hermann & Steiner 26″ german bisque head doll with bendable arms and legs, bisque head doll with kid body, Schoenau & Hoffmeister bisque head doll with set eyes and jointed body, Nippon bisque socket head baby with solid dome, and more.
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