Important Spring Americana Auction (Session 2)
Saturday, 31 Mar, 2007 09:30 AM Selling for The Late Mr. Bill James & Betty James & Several Local Consignors & Estates
O'Neal Auction Center, 11112 Laurel Road, Laurel, DE 19956 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.


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

Saturday, March 31, 2007 @ 10:00 a.m. (Inside Glassware)

Preview: Thursday, March 29 from 12:00 Noon until 5:00 p.m.

Friday, March 30 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Saturday Session: Steinway model B Grand Piano (excellent condition), Sussex County, DE Ralph heart pine corner cupboard w/(2) – 6 light doors on top, and single panel door on btm., PA Sheraton 2 pc. walnut secretary w(2) tombstone glass doors over 2 desk panel doors over 3 dwrs., New Hampshire Sheraton walnut & bird’s eye maple 3 over 3 dwr. gentlemen’s chest, Chippendale 4 graduated dwr. walnut chest w/bracket ft. & lamb’s tongue w/line inlay, Mid-Atlantic walnut 4 graduated dwr. bachelor’s chest w/French ft., Chippendale dovetail case mahogany slant front desk w/fitted interior & graduated dwrs., Sheraton mahogany drop-leaf table w/dwr. & reeded legs, Sheraton walnut card table w/reeded legs, PA William & Mary maple tavern table w/tiger maple dwr. & one board top, R. Whiting, Winchester grandfather tall clock w/wooden works, painted dial, broken arch top, & bracket ft., Delaware walnut Pembroke table w/cross stretcher & old finish, Sussex County, DE pine dovetail blanket chest w/redwash, PA 6 board pine blanket chest w/green paint, Caroline County, MD 2 door jelly cupboard w/dwr. & cut-out apron, walnut & tiger maple sever w/scroll ft. & 2 dwrs., Sussex County, DE 6 tin pie safe w/2 doors over 1 dwr. over 2 panel doors on btm., PA softwood drysink, several nice 1 & 2 dwr. stands, Sheraton worktables, Windsor armchairs, Chippendale & Queen Anne slip seat side chairs, PA walnut dovetail cradle, Chippendale style wingchairs, English Q.A. tilt-top tea table, Chinese Chippendale kettle stand w/brown marble insert, cherry carved poster bed, swan neck chaise lounge, Craftique 2 pc. mahogany china hutch, Biggs mahogany Pembroke table w/inlay, Baltimore style mahogany card table w/bellflowers & inlay, Henkel-Harris walnut Chippendale mirror w/shell decoration, Tubenor Hopkins walnut Chippendale mirror dated “1981”, PA bootjack bench w/storage dwr., Victorian walnut 5 dwr. lockside chest, Victorian 4 door curio cabinet w/galley, Arts & Crafts oak wall attached secretary w/lead glass doors on top & slant front desk on btm., Eastlake poker table & 4 chairs, mahogany Victor Victrola, wicker desk & chair, & several other outstanding pcs. of furniture.

Princess Anne, MD “S.M. Crockett” stoneware store crock, dated “1841” cobalt blue floral decorated 3 ga. crock, F.B. Norton & Co. blue decorated crock, Herrmann blue decorated 2 ga. crock, ovoid blue decorated crocks w/ears, 5 ga. blue decorated butter churn, and other various crocks, redware pitcher, redware bank, early rocking horse on attached board w/wheels, Enterprise large & small 2 wheel coffee grinders, cast-iron street lanterns, several spool cabinets, Coke clock, various Coke signs, dated 1847 alphabet sampler signed Charlotte Emma Weber, framed 19th Cent. Still Life theorem, 19th Cent walnut tea caddies, late 19th Cent. walnut Delaware sewing box stamped James E. Marvel, Seaford Delaware, Sussex County, DE paint decorated candle box signed W. Wootten & Son, Laurel, DE, 19th Cent. PA paint decorated bride’s box w/lid, collection of Staffordshire dogs & other figurines, Spatterware, Mocha Ware seaweed mug & creamer, Ansonia china clock, slag glass lamps, puffy lamp, banquet lamp, ship’s lanterns, carriage lanterns, wooden signs, pr. of Chinese ivory carvings, oyster plates, a collection of decorative shorebirds & decoys, toleware flour bin, 12 pl. setting of sterling flatware consisting of 78 total pcs., 12 pl. setting of Lenox china in the “Empress” pattern, Tiger Maple shaving mirror, pr. of blue Moser glass mantel vases w/applied alligators, bronze horse head sculpture signed by Henry Merwin Shrady, Clark spool cabinets, walnut ship’s wheel w/brass trim, walnut ship’s railing, oil on canvas portraits, several signed lithographs, oil on canvas, and other artwork.

A collection of estate jewelry consisting of 18kt. white gold diamond rings, diamond crab brooch, ladies pearl necklaces, 14 kt. gold diamond earrings, gold bangle bracelets, 14 kt. gold charm bracelets, Elgin pocketwatch w/compass fob w/chain & leather case, & several other pcs.

The outside sale will begin at 9:30 a.m. and will consist of tools such as: molding planes, block planes, wooden levels, draw knives, and several other early tools, advertising tins, cider press, kitchen wood stove, ship’s lanterns, port holes, early children’s books, druggist bottles, milk bottles, sleigh bells, Beam antique card decanters, tobacco cutters, early collectibles, prints, picture frames, and many items too numerous to mention.

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

This will be another outstanding antique auction you will not want to miss. We will be offering items from the collection of the late Bill James of Laurel, DE, an estate from Seaford, DE and items from an Eden, MD collection. This sale features some excellent items that are ready for your home or shop. Two auctioneers will be selling all day, so bring a friend. A complete listing & color photos can be found on our website or at Absentee & Phone bids will gladly be accepted.

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