Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Antiques Estate Sale

Massive Estate Liquidation
of local antiques dealer and store owner
Tom Burke , owner of "The Little Shop of Hoarders"
We will be holding a series of sales
which will include the contents of his shop,
his many storage spaces, and much of his personal collection.

The first sale consists of an eccentric and eclectic mix of 
18th, 19th, and even some 20th century finds.

January 22-25
10-4 each day

6397 Telegraph Avenue
at Alcatraz in Oakland

Please be sure to check out all the photos,
I will post more tomorrow evening as we finish set up.
Many things will be unpriced, everything is priced to sell.
We will let in the first 20 people in line
and let in more as the first group filters through.
Please be patient in line to check out,
we will move as quickly and efficiently as possible.
Cash & Credit Cards only, no checks.
Sales tax charged without a resale number.
Small valuables removed nightly.

There are literally hundreds of framed paintings,
prints etchings, lithos, etc.. 1880's-1980's,
Vintage art pottery; including Van Briggle,
unusual large Denny Renton Clay & Coal Co. planter,
Lots of vintage lighting, tons of antique & vintage china,
three 1920's Japanese Kimonos, embroidered Chinese shawl,
several Chinese embroidered clothing pieces,
antique silk and metallic religious maniples,
Victorian arched pier mirror, 
Italian carved marble top console, French carved console, 
set of 8 painted Louis XIV style chairs,
Grey painted Shabby Chic dresser,
several 1920's needlepoint chairs and stools,
Victorian painted toy horse,
older hanging stained glass light shade,
lots of crystal, stemware, and glassware,
vintage decorative bookends, pr. Borghese busts,
religious figures, cards, etc..,
lg. Victorian painted metal tray, many other misc. metal trays,
wonderful stone lion,  antique European candlesticks,
all sorts of brass and silver-plate objects,
lots of antique & vintage Asian items,
Chinese carved & mirrored panels,
vintage painted Chinese screen, lg. concrete Pagoda,
1920's chinoiserie gilded mirror, Chinese umbrella stand,
lg. decorative Chinese chargers, urns, and pots,
very detailed carved asian wall plaque,
beautiful but fragile embroidered and mirrored Chinese hangings,
wonderful old carved faces statue, vintage fishing poles, 
Victorian trade cards, postcards, and Valentines,
dozens of small & large carved boxes,
several vintage sets of pool balls,
lg. mechanical rotating "Pandas" store display,
great looking industrial metal hose reel,
vintage metal tool boxes, old barb wire spool,
lg. model sailboat, vintage steins,
lots of misc. small pieces of furniture,
beautiful carved and water gilded wall clock,
pair of oversized carved eagle wall sconce shelves,
carved wood angels, seashells,
vintage Federal style convex mirror,
lg. 18th century trunk with hand wrought hardware,
vintage Lalique Crystal Madonna & Child,
bronze art plaque and medallion,
small sterling silver pieces, antique porcelain figures,
Mexican hammered copper and sterling bowl,
fantastic Camusso solid sterling figural Bacchus wine caddy,
antique Milton & Bradley Mah Jong set, 
1920's French beaded crystal Basket light,
plaster statues and busts,collection of figural glass bottles,
fancy antique wrought iron exterior lamp,
misc. fireplace andirons, etc..,
lg. African carving and decorative headdress,
murano glass, florentine trays, and etc...
lots of costume jewelry, some victorian and gold jewelry,
and so much more.......

Monday, January 19, 2015