Important Winter Americana Auction (Session 2)
Saturday, 27 Jan, 2007 09:30 AM Selling for The Estate of Alice B. Biggs of Smyrna, Del. as well as other local Estates & Consignors
O'Neal Auction Center Terms: Cash, Approved Check, VISA/MC on day of sale. A 10% buyer's premium will be charged on all purchases. All items must be paid for day of sale.
Toys & Trains Black Americana


Location: O’Neal Auction Center located at 11112 Laurel Road, Laurel, DE 19956. On the corner of U.S. Rt. 13N & Rt. 24. Approx. one hour south of Dover, DE and fifteen minutes north of Salisbury, MD.

Session 2-Saturday, January 27, 2007 @ 9:30 a.m.

Preview: Thursday, Jan. 25th from 12:00 Noon until 5:00 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 26th from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, Jan. 27th from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m.

Saturday Morning Session @ 10:00 a.m.: Rare Delaware Valley walnut slant front desk w/mid molding map drawer, step up interior, signed James Brown, circa 1740, Early American circa 1720-1740 William & Mary walnut highboy, possibly New Jersey w/six trumpet turned legs, flat stretcher w/ball ft., & top case having 2 over 3 graduated dwrs, btm. case having 2 small dwrs. w/small center dwr., New England tavern table, period Sheraton sideboard w/two wine dwrs, two candle dwrs, reeded legs, w/brass & ball ft., English period mahogany sideboard w/drop well center, period Sheraton sofa w/reeded turned legs and arm supports, PA Sheraton walnut 4 graduated dwr. chest, Chippendale 2 over 3 dwr. semi-tall chest, set of 6 paint decorated PA plank btm. chairs, Eastern Shore heart-pine corner cupboard, softwood step back cupboard, several early 1 dwr. work tables, dovetail blanket chest, Belter rosewood side chair, Victorian walnut finger carved arm chairs, walnut marble top table, 2 door bookcase w/2 btm. dwrs., Biederymer ornate walnut writing desk w/top galley, 8-tin pie safe, (2) French style vitrines, French cherry bureau, 3 pc. oak bedroom suite w/high back bed, oak Empire china closet, oak hall seat, Biggs Q.A. style mahogany tilt-top tables, Georgetown Galleries 7 pc. mahogany dining room suite, Willet 5 pc. cherry bedroom suite w/tall chest, 5 pc. Art Deco style walnut bedroom suite, oriental rugs of various sizes, and other pcs.

Artwork: A collection of over 50 pieces of Fine Art by several listed artists to include: Joseph Stella, “Tree Forms” 41”x27.5”, several other Joseph Stella silver point & crayon works on paper, William S. Robinson oil painting “Early Autumn”, 30”x40”, A. Ander 19th Century “Landscape w/Man in Boat”, circa 1855, George Luks Still Life oil painting, David Johnson small oil Landscape scene, several other oil paintings not mentioned, several signed watercolors, Karl Kuerner “Wind Chill”15.5”x40” acrylic on canvas, Karl Keurner watercolor on paper Portland Cutter”, large oil by A. Pick – English Landscape at Mill w/very ornate gold gilded frame, very large oil w/gold gilded of Mountain Landscape by Zimmer – German, “The Trilogy of Love” by S. Dali, Cecil Townsend Heinker oil paintings, and others not mentioned.

Accessories: A collection of blue decorated stoneware such as: pitchers, cake crocks, ovoid crocks, butter churn, jugs, others, 20th Cent. Black folk-art figure, Stieff Rose sterling flatware other sterling pcs., several oyster plates, original painted document boxes, original red painted spinning wheel, painted rocking horse, lap desk, document boxes, several others pcs. of Roseville, Royal Daulton figures, Rooster weather vane, a great collection of toys consisting of: 1930’s Keystone Water Tower fire truck, Keystone crane, Smith Miller MIC log truck complete w/box, Smith Miller Mack log truck w/trailer, Allied Van Line tractor trailer, several Hubley cast-iron cars & trucks, several other pressed steel trucks, Silver King Bicycle and many other items.

Decoys: to include: pr. of original painted Upper Bay Canvasback sink bottoms, 1958 Oliver “Toots” Lawson Canvasback Drake, pr. of Miles Hancock flying mallards, Miles Hancock miniature mallards, 4 original painted Bufflehead decoys made in the 1930’s by Orlando Murray of Cedar Neck, Sussex County, DE, Rollins Bradshaw 1982 bird tree w/16 different birds, Pat Biddle flying pintail, pr. of flying mallards by Eugene Reynolds, Woodrow Wilson pintail hen, several other Eastern Shore & Upper Bay decoys & shorebirds, Decoy Books with one being signed by McKinney.

Jewelry: A collection of fine estate jewelry consisting of Cameos (some with diamonds), gold pocket watches, gold rings, necklaces, and other pcs.

The outside sale will begin at 9:30 a.m. and will be full of great finds such as furniture in need of repair, oak roll-top desk, dovetail blanket chest, dovetail carpenter tool chest, bureaus, chest of dwrs., work tables, showcases, along with other country & primitive items.

2006 Chevrolet Impala LT 4 door car w/auto. trans., fully loaded w/all extras, & 17,688 original miles, (one owner- estate vehicle)

1998 Chevrolet Venture LS passenger van w/auto. trans., fully loaded w/all extras & 51,277 original miles (one owner – estate vehicle)

2000 Ford 350 box truck w/15 ft. enclosed body, ramp, & only 5,860 original miles (one owner & super clean)

This will be a great sale to start off the New Year that you will not want to miss. This sale will feature items from the Estate of Alice B. Biggs of Smyrna, DE with proceeds going to the Biggs Museum in Dover, DE and a Middletown, DE church. This is a sale you will not want to miss, so be sure to bring a friend. Two auctioneers will be selling. Check our website for photos, complete listing, and terms. This auction can also be viewed on . Phone bids & absentee bids will gladly be accepted.

Terms: Cash, Approved Check, or VISA/MC on the day of sale. All items are to be paid in full on the day of sale. A 10% Buyer’s Premium will be charged on all items including the vehicles. All items are sold, “AS IS”. Prompt Removal.

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