#130 - Academy, Travis Heights, 78704. Dec. 12 & 13, 2014.
#129 - Fawn Run, Travis Country, 78735. Dec. 5, 6 & 7, 2014.
#128 - **Carleen, Allandale West, 78757. Oct. 31, Nov. 1 & 2, 2014.
#127 - Barker Hollow, Estates of Shady Hollow, 78739. Oct. 17, 18 & 19, 2014.
#126 - Great Oaks, Rosedale, 78756. Aug. 1, 2 & 3, 2014.
#125 - Range Oak, Western Oaks, 78749. June 20, 21 & 22, 2014.
#124 - *Longvale, Village Oaks, 78729. Mar. 27, 28, 29 & 30, 2014.
#123 - Misting Falls, Austin Hills, 78759. Jan. 24, 25 & 26, 2014.
Featured December 12, 2014, The Austin Chronicle, Anne Harris, staff writer.
Estate of MARTHA LEL PURCELL HAWKINS (1921-2012).
Outdoor sale only. Items from the outbuildings & basement & elsewhere of our forthcoming January 2015 sale in SoCo inc. antique wood stair balusters & newel posts & other architectural salvage; shutters & screen doors, all painted green; seven vintage metal chairs/bouncers & old glider, all painted green; metal mesh glider, painted black; pressed glass & other kitchen & household; old trunks, buffet, chest of drawers, double bed; 1950s green kitchen table w/four chairs, commercial picnic table & assorted tables, assorted chairs & stools; wood bookcases & metal shelves; vintage portable chalkboard; Radio Flyer wagon; 4'x4' metal Hawkins Western Camp sign; child's slide & crawl tube; equestrian trophies; old Texas license plates; 1957 military poster; suitcases; mail boxes; ladders; garden tools; many $1 items; more.
Fawn Run, 78735, in west Austin's Travis Country neighborhood, December 5, 6 & 7, 2014. (7/8, 2014)
Featured December 5, 2014, The Austin Chronicle, Anne Harris, staff writer.
Estate of (Ret.) Lt. Col. JAMES DALE SIROCKMAN (1931-2014).
This 1,593 sq. ft. home featured nautical items inc. pair vintage 20" Perko (Brooklyn) port (red) & starboard (green) marine running lights; vintage Lilley & Reynolds (London) ship's brass binnacle compass; magnetic pilot's standby compass; four pairs binoculars; barometers; Smithsonian rock tumbler; Daisy .177 cal. "Eagle" BB/pellet gun; brass balance scales w/marble base; mantle clock et al; original art, 1980 "Saturday Morning" serigraph by Austinite Teresa Farr, prints by William Duryea (1911-1986), vintage Air Force prints et al; 1940s handmade American "Fan" quilt; stained glass window, vintage blown demijohn, amberina, Waterford & other glass & crystal; Noritake "Casablanca" dishes, Reed & Barton stainless flatware, Kirkland Signature cookware & other kitchen & household; men's clothing, shoes & baseball caps; Strategic Air Command hard hat; 20 Playboy magazines, dating from 1978-92; complete series of "Friends" & other DVDs, CDs; fountain pens; military metals; men's jewelry; old wood professional tripod, Manon tripod; Cram world globe on floor stand; Pollenax deep heat back massager; Hoover & Shark Navigator vacuums; two Oreck fans; Whirlpool washer & dryer; more.
Telescopes inc. Meade land & sky w/USB camera; Meade ETX-70AT; Galileo DB-80CC reflector; Vivtar refractor w/tripod.
Furniture inc. Natale (Italy) brown leather sofa, love seat & chair w/brass tack trim; Asian-style square coffee table w/tile top; round rattan glass top kitchen table w/four chairs; mid-century Drexel chest of drawers, two triple dressers, night stands; folding screen; leather office chair & one other, L-shaped oak computer desk w/shelves, oak legal-size filing cabinet, two oak bookcases; three-pc. teak bookcase unit (Denmark); king, full & twin bed frames; Simmons "Beautyrest" memory foam queen mattress, Stearns & Foster full mattress/box springs, Simmons twin mattress/box springs; more.
Smoking collectibles inc. matchbook collection; Zippo lighters et al; vase made from ruby red ashtrays & other vintage ashtrays; more.
Electronics inc. two Sony "Bravia" LCD digital flat panel 32" TVs; Sony DVD/VHS player; Pioneer VSX-D307 receiver; four Pioneer CS-77A speakers; single Kanazawa speaker; Teac A-1030 reel to reel tape recorder; RCA VHS player; Sawyer's "Grand Prix" slide projector; Sharp NX-1 home fax; Logitech "Extreme 3D Pro" twist handle joystick; more.
Computer system inc. Dell XPS-420 w/Dell 22" flat panel monitor & keyboard, Altec Lansing speaker system, APC ES-500 battery backup, HP "Envy-All-In-One" printer, Windows 7 "Home Premium" operating system.
Books & yearbooks inc. "The Compact History of the United States Air Force" by Lt. Col. Carroll V. Glines Jr., USAF; "Aircraft Recognition Manual" (Bureau of Aeronautics, 1959); 1947 Morgantown High (Morgantown, WV) "Mohigan"; 1955 Stalling Air Base (Kinston, NC) "Kinston"; 1957 England Air Force Base (Alexandria, LA) "The England Tower"; more.
Outdoors & garage inc. glass top patio table w/four chairs, concrete bird bath, teak bench & other outdoor; Altima "Sonoma" gas grill; Briggs & Stratton 21" cut 6hp mulcher/bagger; Toro leaf blower; Greenworks 1700 PSI pressure washer; 4.5hp QSP Pro Shop-Vac; ladders; power & hand tools; $1 items; more.
Also, from another estate, white KitchenAid stand mixer; BonJour creme brulee torch; antique candy mold, German, Italian, aluminum & other molds; double copper chafing dish/server; Zyliss mandoline; "Larousse Gastronomique" & other classic cookbooks, Texas community cookbooks et al; MIB Hape "Pound & Tap Bench"; more.
Carleen Dr., 78757, in north central Austin's Allandale West neighborhood, Oct. 31, Nov. 1 & 2, 2014. (6/8, 2014)
Featured October 31, 2014, The Austin Chronicle, Anne Harris, staff writer.
Estate of JOHN CARROLL MILLER (1931-2016) & CAROLYN SPEARMAN MILLER (1930-2014).
This 2,348 sq. ft. home featured mid-century hanging lamp w/crackle glass, window treatments, antique oil lamps & other household; antique horse hair sleigh blanket, vintage handmade American quilts, "Sunbonnet Sue" crib quilt & one other, quilt top, vintage baby clothes & other linens; mid-century Blenko 23" green decanter designed by Wayne Husted, Imperial "Cape Cod" tumblers, Fostoria & other glass & crystal; Lane cedar chest, old trunks; men's jackets; vintage Hawaiian & Mexican dresses & other women's clothing & shoes, vintage needlepoint handbags et al; 14k, 10k & .925 estate jewelry, James Avery (1921-2018), Miriam Haskell (1899-1981) & other costume jewelry; 1970s handmade bead & sequin ornaments & other Christmas items; Century floor safe & one other; ammunition; HON filing cabinet, Kodak printer dock, Office Max shredder & other office; four outdoor chairs, pair metal mesh chairs, bench, concrete statuary; agave, aloe & other potted plants, garden items; Troy-Bilt electric mower, Craftsman edger trimmer; more.
Sterling & silverplate serving pcs. inc. Poole Silver (Taunton, MA) "Old English" four-pc. (coffee, tea, sugar, creamer) sterling tea service; Reed & Barton "Francis I" sterling tray; Towle sterling stems; Walker & Hall (Sheffield, England) coffee pot; Reed & Barton "Winthrop" tray; Art Nouveau serving bowl; more.
Antique & vintage smalls inc. 1930s San Jose Pottery (San Antonio) 12"x12"x21" hand painted tile table; Native American grinding stone & arrowheads found in 1960s on A. E. Rumpel & Spearman properties 10 miles northwest of New Braunfels; 1973 Harding Black (TX, 1912-2004) vase; barbed wire collection; polychrome cast iron parrot doorstop, marked KS; German figurine carvings; National Bank of Commerce, San Antonio still bank; inlaid box et al; old violin w/case, vintage vinyl; balance scale; tole trays; Jim Bowie & Kinfolks hunting knives; 1940s J. C. Higgins leather youth football helmet; Zorro lunchbox w/thermos; Royal Copenhagen, Royal Dux, Goebel dachshunds et al; 1990s Treaty Oak certification #5573; Boy Scout collectibles; more.
Art inc. watercolor by Elizabeth Boardman ("E. B.") Warren (1886-1980); early 1970s California seascape & floral still life by Texas artist Ann Hardy & other original art; "Turkey Hill" by Carol Gibson-Sayle & other signed prints; Joe Rader Roberts (TX, 1925-1982) signed & numbered western prints; psychedelic Black Light Poster (The Third Eye, 1970) by Jupiter Rubin et al; more.
Furniture inc. pair Victorian settees, Broyhill blue plaid sleeper/sofa; dining table w/six chairs; lighted china cabinet; Lane coffee table; Thomasville "Country Manor" triple dresser & bedside tables, R-Way (Sheboygan, WI) bedside table; king & full beds, Sleep Number P5 king mattress/box springs, Sealy Posturepedic full mattress/box springs; round rattan table w/four chairs; white wicker & other seating; Samsonite card table w/four chairs; more.
Kitchen inc. Revere Ware cookware; GE microwave; Hamilton Beach grill; Hamilton Beach food processor; Breadman bread machine; Rival crock pot; Toastmaster toaster oven; Waring wine chiller; Kenmore refrigerator; Frigidaire freezer; butcher block cart; metal baker's rack; Metlox "Poppytrail" 17" yellow platter; trays & other copper items; more.
Dinnerware sets inc. Wedgwood "Surrey of Etruria & Barlaston"; Studio Nova "Garden Bloom"; Royal Albert; Lenox; Nikko octagon-shaped ironstone "Christmastime".
Cameras inc. vintage Busch Pressman rangefinder press camera w/leather case; Pentax P3 35mm SLR w/zoom lens; Kodak camera dock 6000; vintage GAF Anscovision 388 dual 8mm movie projector; vintage Radiant roll-up projection screen.
Texas ephemera inc. 41 "First Day Covers" of Texas Heritage Foundation w/Alamo .09 postage stamp, postmarked June 14, 1956, San Antonio; 1950 & 1951 Texas "Big Game Hunting Licenses"; 1935-36, 1952-62 Texas "Resident Hunting Licenses" w/"Migratory Bird Hunting Stamps"; "Landmarks in Austin Texas" (self-published, 1925) by Samuel Edward Gideon (TX, 1875-1945); "Cowpokes" western cartoons by Ace Reid (TX, 1925-1991); more.
Texas yearbooks inc. 1950-53 UT "Cactus"; 1946 Thomas Jefferson High (San Antonio) "Monticello"; 1946-47 Lamar High "Orenda" (Houston); 1969-70 McCallum High "Knight"; 1965-67 Lamar Middle "Scottie"; 1968 Murchison Middle "Matador"; 1961-63 Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at SMU.
Books inc. "Bridge Architecture & Design" (Braun, 2010) by Chris Van Uffelen; "Bridges: A History of the World's Most Famous & Important Spans" (Tess, 1997) by Judith Dupre; "The Great Age of Sail" (International Book Society, 1967) by Edita Lausanne; "It Really Happened in East Texas" (Branch-Smith, 1971) by Robert M. Hayes & other Texana; "Shelby's Expedition to Mexico: An Unwritten Leaf of the War" (Steck, 1964) by John N. Edwards; 1948-49 Lindenwood College (St. Charles, MO) "Linden Leaves" yearbook; more.
Also, from another estate, books on American Indian & African art.
Barker Hollow Pass, 78739, in south Austin's Estates of Shady Hollow, October 17, 18 & 19, 2014. (5/8, 2014)
Featured October 17, 2014, The Austin Chronicle, Anne Harris, staff writer.
Estate of JULES C. ("JC") DOMINGUE (1926-2017) & HELEN ELIZABETH WAINWRIGHT DOMINGUE (1926-2011).
This 3,276 sq. ft. home inc. Chickering (Boston) spinet piano w/bench; handwoven Konya Ladik (Istanbul) 2'9"x5'5" rug & other rugs & runners; pair Waterford lamps, vintage alabaster lamp, brass lamps et al, Baldwin brass candlesticks, Virginia Metalcrafters brass; Gorham candlesticks & other silverplate; petit point pillows; quilt stand; oak plant stand, coal scuttle & other antique smalls; 1947 Roseville blue "Snowberry" pedestal (no jardiniere); Vilbor (Germany) barometer/thermometer/hygrometer; El Presidente humidor; Howard Miller "Regulator" clock; 1947-49 Southwestern Louisiana Institute "L'Acadian" yearbooks & other books; vintage Underwood typewriter; Targus briefcase, Targus laptop case; CDs, board games & playing cards; Shirley Temple w/pinback & other vintage dolls & tea sets; costume jewelry; Christian Dior & London Fog coats & other men's clothing; luggage; Byers' Choice carolers, vintage Shiny Brite ornaments & other Christmas items; vintage Kirby vacuum; DP Air-gometer exercise bike; more.
Vintage & contemporary furniture inc. Natuzzi brown leather sofa w/chaise, Hickory Chair "James River" blue settee, pair Hickory Chair floral wingback chairs, La-Z-Boy blue leather recliner, Windsor rocker, Sanyo massage recliner, Bombay & other stools & other seating; Thomasville dining table w/six chairs, maple kitchen table, Henkel Harris (Winchester, VA) cherry tea table, Statton Trytype (Hagerstown, MD) cherry library table; marble top, glass front display cabinet; Hickory White (Hickory, NC) inlaid desk, leather office chair; three-pc. entertainment unit, LP album chest; cherry queen bed; pair twin or bunk bed frames; Thomasville queen headboard w/mirrors & attached chests; maple chest; more.
Porcelain inc. Royal Doulton character jugs ("Falstaff #6287, Rip Van Winkle #6438, Bacchus #6499, Merlin #6529, Robinson Crusoe #6532, Lobster Man #6617"); Royal Doulton figurines ("Melanie #2271, Hilary #2335, Robin Hood #2773, Stephanie #2807; The Clown #2890, Country Rose #3221, Helen #3601"); Cuthbertson "Cajun Christmas" plate; Belleek "Aberdeen Rose", "Blackberry", "Dragonfly", "Grapevine", "Lily of the Valley", "Lotus Blossom", "Pink Flower", "Shamrock" et al; Boehm; Coalport; Delft; Goebel; Herend; Lenox; Minton; Mottahedeh; Royal Copenhagen; Spode; Tirschenreuth; Villeroy & Boch; Wedgwood; blue & white dishes; Andrea by Sadek bird figurines; Myott "Derby" dishes; more.
Lladros inc. "Couple of Doves #1169"; "Flying Duck #1264"; "Floral Serenade #1877"; "Goose Trying to Eat #5034"; "Oration #5357"; "Wild Goose Chase #5553"; "Follow Me #5722"; "Fragrant Bouquet #5862"; "Love Nest #6291"; "Summer Egg #6293"; "Sancho Panza #6633"; "Sweet Sounds of Morning #6864"; "Nature's Duet #6917"; "Aladdin #8532"; "Eskimo Girl with Cold Feet #12157"; "Sharing the Harvest #12179"; "Arctic Allies #12227"; "Poor Little Bear #12232"; "Hurry Now #12306"; more.
Crystal & glass inc. 1975 Brian Maytum (CO) "Jack in the Pulpit" vase; Granna Glasbruk (Sweden) apple paperweight; Baccarat, Lalique, Mats Jonasson, Orrefors, Rogaska, Val St. Lambert, Waterford; pink & green Depression glass; more.
Art inc. pair wildlife etchings ("Settin' Down" & "Mississippi Mallards") by Richard E. Bishop (NY, 1887-1975) & other original art; "Hydrangea in an Urn" reproduction by Johan Laurentz Jensen (Danish, 1800-1856) & other framed prints; more.
Sewing related items inc. 1980s Bernina Bernette 334D overlocker/serger w/case, vintage White sewing machine w/cabinet; Harris & Lewis Island (Scotland) spun handwoven tweed & other fabric; vintage patterns; sewing notions; needlework instruction booklets & magazines; skeins of yarn; wood yarn bobbins; vintage wood hat mold/form; more.
Electronics & optical equipment inc. Sony Wega flat screen TV; 19" Sceptre flat panel monitor, HP Desk Jet D4360 printer; Signature 2000 VHS camcorder 8x zoom; Canon 5x17 FC binoculars; Chinon "Bellami" 35mm camera; Polaroid "Super Colorpack" land camera; more.
Kitchen inc. Mikasa "Strawberry Festival" dishes; Hall casserole & set of mixing bowls; Gorham stainless flatware, Oneida stainless flatware; Magnalite & Calphalon cookware; Haier microwave; cookbooks; more.
Outdoors inc. metal mesh table w/four chairs, settee, pair chairs & pair side tables, all painted blue; concrete bird bath, concrete bench & other garden; Schwinn men's bicycle; Husqvarna YTH2148 tractor; Craftsman tiller; Kenmore gas grill; Craftsman 9" radial arm saw w/table; Black & Decker drill set; tools; more.
Great Oaks Pkwy., 78756, in central Austin's Rosedale neighborhood, August 1, 2 & 3, 2014. (4/8, 2014)
Featured July 31, 2014, The Austin Chronicle, Anne Harris, staff writer.
Estate of Dr. BARTH MILLIGAN Jr. (1926-1997) & NORMA JOYCE FLUITT MILLIGAN (1933-2017).
This 2,433 sq. ft. home featured 1930s Crosley 515 (Cincinnati, OH) "The Fiver" police tube radio, antique Watterson superheterodyne shortwave radio; U.S. Army 7th Infantry Division "Ike" uniform, muzzleloading rifle barrel, shotgun shell reloader, two stoneware jugs, Lubbock Sanitarium leather clothes brush, 1970s Porsche steering wheel, Regina (Germany) toy sewing machine, Mamod (Birmingham, England) steam roller model & other vintage & antique smalls; Girard Perregaux & Longines watch boxes; "Doctor & Doll" framed print by Norman Rockwell, original Curtis floral watercolor, vintage clown painting by P. Berry Hammond; vintage crystal chandelier, lamps & wall sconces; three gilt mirrors et al; Fenton, Cambridge & other glass; Enesco "Precious Moments" & other figurines; cups & saucers & other porcelain; Wagner Ware Magnalite cookware, Oneida stainless flatware, Nesco "Harvest Maid FD-1000 GardenMaster" dehydrator & other kitchen & household; Chico's, Ann Taylor & other women's clothing, Coach, Brighton & other handbags, Ferragamo & other shoes; 1952 Simpich (Colorado Springs, CO) Christmas caroler character dolls & other holiday items; three handmade American quilts, formal window treatments & other linens; Gund, Merrythought & other teddy bears; Pentax IQ zoom lens camera, Kodak EasyShare G610 printer dock w/camera, photo frames; vintage vinyl, DVDs, CDs (mostly country, Christmas, religious); "Beatles: A Hard Day's Night" (Northern Songs & Maclen Music, 1964), "Bonanza" (Livingston & Evans, 1959) & other sheet music; saddle stand & horse tack; two letter-size filing cabinets & other office; 2004 Whirlpool "Gold" refrigerator, Whirlpool mini-refrigerator; Whirlpool washer & dryer; Halo, Royal, Dirt Devil vacuums, Craftsman 2.5hp wet dry vacuum; Wen 10 orbital car waxer; two Amana router bits; Farm-Test electric fence controller; Rockwell tabletop belt sander; hand tools; McCulloch gas chain saw; Brinkmann gas grill, cement garden bench, plant stands, small birdbath & other outdoor & garden; more.
Furniture inc. 1955 wood & metal wall unit & other mid-century pcs.; 2010 ivory leather w/maple frame Human Touch PC-075 zero-gravity chair/recliner; Ethan Allen red leather sofa & loveseat, blue floral sleeper sofa; White (Mebane, NC) dining table w/six chairs & buffet, rattan game table w/four chairs; Drexel Heritage lighted china cabinet; pair Henredon crushed velvet wingback chairs, six Windsor dining chairs et al; pair Imperial (Grand Rapids, MI) end tables, E. J. Victor (Morganton, NC) wood & brass coffee table, Townsend (Zeeland, MI) "Provincial" cocktail table, antique marble top oval table; five bookcases; pair mid-century Gunlocke (Wayland, NY) office chairs; Imperial (Evansville, IN) office desk; Ethan Allen king bed w/headboard, dresser w/mirror, two bedside tables & secretary desk & one other king bed; Ethan Allen queen bed w/headboard & bedside table; Relax the Back king mattress/box springs, Memory Foam king mattress, pair twin box springs, Ethan Allen queen mattress/box springs; Kling (Mayville, NY) cherry dresser w/mirror; more.
Books inc. two vol. set "Burnet County History: A Pioneer History, 1847-1979" (Eakin Press, 1979) by Darrell Debo & the Burnet County Historical Commission, "At Home after 1840: Twenty-seven buildings in Austin, Texas" (Brick Row Book Shop, 1966) by Peggy Goldstein & Shelby Hearon, "Cow People" (Little, Brown, 1964) by J. Frank Dobie & other Texana; vols. 16 & 17 (July 1859 & May 1860) "The New Orleans Medical & Surgical Journal" & other old medical texts; juvenile; cookbooks; more.
Yearbooks inc. 1924 UT "Cactus"; 1943 Austin High "Comet"; 1949-50 Burnet High "Footprints"; 1978-79 Lamar Jr. High "Scottie"; 1953-55 UT Medical Branch (Galveston) "Syndrome"; 1960-61 School of Nursing (York, PA) "Lamplighter"; 1983 Abilene Christian "The Fish Bowl".
Vintage surgical tools & medical supplies inc. American Dynaclave sterlizer; F. Geiger surgical cautery terminal; Welch Allyn ophthalmoscope/otoscope diagnostic set; Bright-Line hemacytometer; sphygmomanometer; hemometer; hemostats; more.
Electronics inc. Dell 17" flat panel monitor, mouse & keyboard; HP webcam; Samsung DVD-V3500 DVD/VHS player; Lexmark X4250 multi-function printer; Smith Corona XE6100 electric typewriter; Memorex cross-cut paper shredder; more.
Also, from another estate, 1984 oil "Moonlight & Memories" by Roger Dewitt Lawrence (MS, 1947-2012); four Saltillo sarapes; Haxstun, Ottman & Co. (Fort Edward, NY, 1867-1872) stoneware crock; Megaware (Spain) 10" dutch oven; Albinar & Heiwa HS-102 tripods; Apollo Precision Tools tool kit; more.
Range Oak Cir., 78749, in southwest Austin's Western Oaks neighborhood, June 20, 21 & 22, 2014. (3/8, 2014)
Estate of DeANNE REYNOLDS KIRCHENBAUER (1938-2014).
This 2,095 sq. ft. home inc. engraved lamp made (by Pan Am pioneer George M. Reynolds) from chrome streamlined tubing of 1938-41 Boeing 314 Clipper long-range flying boat & other Pan Am Airways collectibles; 11'5"x18'5" handmade Asian rug, 6'1"x9'3" handmade Pakistan rug et al; 1899 $5 silver certificate, old Kiwanis Club bronze bell, old model ship, vintage string art ship, pair handmade wood pistols, vintage barograph barometer from Cape Girardeau, MO airport & other antique & vintage smalls; pair Val St. Lambert candlesticks, Waterford bowl & other crystal & glass; cat collectibles; Erzgebirge German nutcrackers et al; birdhouses & other handmade pottery; 1973 Emperor (Amherst, VA) grandfather clock, Seth Thomas wall clock et al; two Anita Rosenberg hand-painted lamps et al, Aladdin & Gone with the Wind oil lamps; Villeroy & Boch "Petite Fleur" dishes, vintage Meito "Burbank" dishes, Neiman Marcus "Apple Blossom" dishes; 1847 Rogers "Eternally Yours" silverplate flatware w/chest, Waterford stainless flatware; Emerson microwave, Calphalon, KitchenAid, CorningWare & other kitchen & household; Navajo .925 bracelet, Zuni .925 ring, Art Deco 20k ring, vintage Pan Am pocket watch & other estate & costume jewelry; women's clothing & shoes; Stetson cowboy hat et al; Singer "Spartan" sewing machine; handmade American quilts & quilt tops, hand-crochet bedspreads & tablecloths & other vintage & antique linens; vintage Marx train set; materials for pique assiette mosaics & other craft supplies; "Harvard Classics" & other books; Conrad ukulele, piano music; Sony video camera recorder; Staples shredder & other office; Creek Chub & other vintage fishing lures; Oreck vacuums, Rigid wet/dry vacuum; Perfection kerosene heater; Dremel scroll saw, POP cordless combo tool kit; Homelite electric blower & other yard equipment; pair antique gargoyle outdoor wall lamps; plants, pots, garden items & yard art; PaceMaster ProSelect treadmill; more.
Furniture inc. pair Norwalk sofas et al; pair Norwalk chairs; RoomStore entertainment center; walnut Thomasville table w/six chairs; Ethan Allen chests; Wesley Allen iron king bed, king Denver Mattress mattress/box springs; Natural Rest queen bed w/Boyd Platform bed frame; pine dresser; tall chest; six bentwood chairs et al; desk; antique camel back trunk; metal mesh table, chairs & other outdoor furniture; more.
Art inc. "Birches & Pine" etching by Luigi Lucioni (1900-1988); "Wild Flowers" etching by Elizabeth Delson (1932-2005); "Pine Meadow" woodcut by Joe Ardourel; "Crescent" & "View" cat engravings by Richard Volpe (1926- ); signed framed prints; more.
Longvale Dr., 78729, in northwest Austin's Village Oaks neighborhood, March 27, 28, 29 & 30, 2014. (2/8, 2014)
Estate of ELAINE BARKER ("EE") RUMMEL (1944-2013).
This 1,300 sq. ft. home was packed w/antique & vintage items, inc. pair glass-fronted barrister bookcases et al, curio cabinets, gun cabinet; dining table w/six chairs; antique sleeper sofa, recliner & other chairs; Eastlake marble top & other tables, teacart, antique vanity, antique tiger oak bed et al; antique secretary, office desk & other furniture; miniatures & other framed collections & collages; Daniel Dakota Regulator wall clock et al; table & floor lamps, oil lamps; mirrors; costume jewelry; metal mesh evening bags; 1940 Czechoslovakia Cassel Triomphe & 1939 Ed. Pinaud "Scarlett" Flirt perfume bottles et al; Tiffin, depression, three stained glass windows & other glass; Keystone Monarch stereoscope w/cards & case, 1920s Twistum Toy Factory (Oakland, CA) wood jointed bear, ca 1840s tailor's shears/scissors & other vintage & antique smalls; kitchen & household; dachshunds, flamingos & other collections; vintage vinyl inc. 45s; "Midsomer Murders" & other DVDs; 1931 cross stitch sampler by Austinite Mary Mayfield Gutsch & other vintage linens; vintage letterman jacket; 6'2"x3'8" handwoven rug; MIB 1996-2003 Texas State Capitol ornaments & other Christmas items; vintage Husqvarna Viking (Sweden) portable sewing machine w/case, sewing supplies; Jason Observatory equatorial reflector telescope; Bissell vacuum; vintage green wicker bistro set, vintage glider & other outdoor furniture; birdbaths, urns, statuary; sun, moon & stars whirligig, bottle tree & other yard art; Ryobi circular saw; Black & Decker finishing sander; Black & Decker jigsaw; Dremel Moto-Tool; SKIL & Master Mechanic drills; Stanley tool box; Weedeater self-propelled mower; ladder; Kero-Sun kerosene heater; trampoline; more.
Books inc. rare "The Navy of the Republic of Texas, 1835-1845" privately published in 1909 by Dr. Alexander Dienst Jr. (1870-1938); books & textbooks by Elaine Barker Rummel's grandfather Dr. Eugene C. Barker (1874-1956), distinguished UT professor of Texas history, inc. two vol. bound 1935 manuscript of "The Father of Texas: A Life of Stephen F. Austin for Young People" given to his son in 1947 & other Texana; "Eugene C. Barker: Historian" (Texas State Historical Assn., 1971) by William C. Pool; "The Comanche Barrier to South Plains Settlement" (Arthur H. Clark, 1933) by Rupert Norval Richardson & other signed & inscribed Texana; "The Katy Railroad & the Last Frontier" (University of Oklahoma Press, 1952) by V. V. Masterson & other American history; "Johnny Texas on the San Antonio Road" (Wilcox & Follett, 1953) by Carol Hoff & other juvenile; European & other history; mystery & other fiction; more.
Texas county histories & yearbooks inc. "Walker County, Texas: A History" (Walker County Genealogical Society, 1986); "Bosque County: Land & People - A History of Bosque County, Texas" (Bosque County History Book Committee, 1985); 1929 UT "Cactus", 1964-67 Sam Houston State "Alcalde", 1961-63 Austin High "Comet" yearbooks; more.
Art inc. Joseph Randolph Brown (Michigan, 1861-1953) signed & dated 1901 landscape; Jan Van Empel (1930-1991) Taxco, Mexico oil; C. Warren Cullar (TX, 1941- ) signed & numbered lithograph; two David Stirling (1887-1971) landscape oils; William Buchanan "Dub" Franklin (TX, 1933-2001) landscape oil; Giovanni Meschini (France, 1888-1977) pochoir "Madonna of the Flowering Tree" & other original art; Robert Temple Summers (TX, 1940- ) signed & numbered longhorn print; Harrison Fisher & other vintage prints; more.
Pottery inc. Roseville "Baby Chick" juvenile breakfast set; 1916 Roseville "Donatello" footed bowl; ca 1926 Roseville "Carnelian" (drip) wall pocket; vintage black Tlaquepaque (Jalisco, Mexico) vase; McDade (Bastrop County, TX) & Marshall (Harrison County, TX) stoneware butter churns; vintage Blue Ridge/Southern Potteries "Poinsettia" dishes, contemporary Fiesta dishes; more.
Dolls inc. Madame Alexander, Ideal, Patti Playpal, Mattel, 1973 Ideal "Tiffany Taylor" doll, "Bye-Lo" baby doll designed by Grace Storey Putnam (1877-1947) & other vintage dolls; 1950s Howdy Doody ventriloquist; Huron (Bellevue, OH) 1970s "Big Ear" mouse banks; more.
Toys inc. Learning Curve "Thomas the Train" set, Fisher-Price "GeoTrax" train set et al; LEGO "Star Wars"; Matchbox cars; Kenner, Tonka, Tyco; transformers, construction & military vehicles; "He-Man & the Masters of the Universe", Playmobil & other vintage toys; more.
Electronics inc. Viore 21" & Curtis 23" flat panel TVs; Gateway & Dell 17" flat panel monitors; Dell OptiPlex GX280 computer; Canon CanoScan 3000F scanner; HP Deskjet 5440 printer; Belkin battery backup; Toshiba SD-V296 DVD/VCR player; Memorex DVD/CD player; GPX DVD player; RCA 3.5" LED digital TV; Insignia digital photo frame; Innovative Technology ITRR turntable w/CD player; more.
Misting Falls Tr., 78759, in northwest Austin's Austin Hills neighborhood, January 24, 25 & 26, 2014. (1/8, 2014)
This 1,767 sq. ft. home inc. vintage Baker queen headboard, single iron headboards, painted white; white wicker & other chairs & rockers; antique tilt-top table, mid-century Baker coffee table, Parsons table et al; wood trunk; 18th century Italian architectural salvage, 19th century Italian reliquary, ceiling tin salvage & other antiques; hand-painted Asian screen; handmade American quilts, Battenburg lace, petit point altar cloth & other vintage & contemporary linens; 1930s American figural child's pencil or crayon boxes, English papier-mache tray et al, Chinese wedding boxes, hand-carved duck decoy, barometer, Italian stone fruit & alabaster eggs, redware pudding molds, Ideal baby doll & other vintage & antique smalls; ivory bead necklace & other estate & costume jewelry; antique Asian vases made lamps & other lamps & made lamps; mirrors; sterling & silverplate; Cuisinart, copper fondue/chafing dishes, Community flatware & other kitchen & household; Sony PS-T22 turntable; vintage vinyl & CDs; Kodak, Nikon, Canon, Polaroid cameras, Canon 814 movie camera, AMC & Bell & Howell binoculars; vintage Platt leather suitcases et al; Sears doctor's scale; queen mattress/box springs, twin mattress/box springs; Maytag washer & dryer; Oreck 888 vacuum; Crosman 760 Pumpmaster air rifle; Wilson golf clubs; ladders, hand tools; garden tools; Exertec Fitness recumbent bike; more.
Art inc. Etienne Ret (France, 1900-1996) etching; Ruth Kerkovius (Latvia, 1921-2007) "On Wheels" etching; Linda Plotkin (Milwaukee, 1938- ) "Forest" etching; framed antique botanicals; more.
Crystal & glass inc. Steuben bowl, Heisey compote, Gorham "King Edward" & Dansk "Belle" stems & other crystal; 1906 Jefferson green opalescent vase, Cambridge, Fenton, antique apothecary jars & other glass; more.
Porcelain & pottery inc. Rosenthal, Staffordshire foot bath, Rose Medallion, Rose Canton, Imari, German Elfinware, Flow Blue, blue & white platters, plates, bowls & other porcelain & pottery; Syracuse "Federal" dishes, Wedgwood bone china dishes, Adams (England) "Lancaster" ironstone dishes; R. W. Russell (Beaver, PA) three-gallon ovoid stoneware jug; more.
Books & ephemera inc. "Texas Wild Flowers" (Shoal Creek Publishers, 1972) by Eliza Griffin Johnston, books by J. Frank Dobie & Roy Bedichek & other Texana; "The Great Book of French Impressionism" (Abbeville Press, 1980) by Diane Kerder & other art books; history; reference; science; antiques & decor; contemporary fiction; cookbooks; vintage die-cut calendar tops; vintage postcards; more.
Women's clothing & accessories inc. Burberry coats, Lord & Taylor camel coat; mink stole & other furs; Neiman Marcus wedding gown; Adolf, St. John et al; Bottega Veneta, Coach, Genny, Sharif, Morris Moskowitz, Bienen Davis, Anne Klein handbags, antique beaded clutches from Belgium & Japan; vintage leather gloves et al; Bruno Magli, Ferragamo, Vaneli shoes et al; more.
Also, from another estate, women's pink Schwinn "LuLu" cruiser bike w/Schwinn tire pump & Bell "Athena" helmet; Schwinn XR-8 exercise bike; more.