Griesemer Estate Auction. Reading, Pennsylvania PA

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2413 Laurel Rd, Reading, Pennsylvania, 19609. USA. tel: 610-370-2879

30th Dec, 2019
Ended: 8th Mar, 2020
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All Lots Start At $5.00 & Sell To The Highest BidderOnsite estate auction, online bidding only: a diverse selection of antiques, collectibles, furniture and personal property including: 2004 Honda Element w/ 95,580 miles, WWII aviation memorabilia, sterling flatware, glassware, pottery, porcelain, equine collectibles, lawnmower, snowblower, appliances, electronics, 500+ DVDs, CDs, vintage LPs, VHSs, quality household items in numerous categories.On-site Previews: 2413 Laurel Rd Reading, PASaturday March 7th 10:00 AM - 1:00 PMSunday March 8th 10:00 AM - 1:00 PMLot #1 begins closing Sunday March 8 7:00 PMLots will be added daily until the catalog is complete

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Lot 1

WWII Hamilton Navigational Pocket Watch AN 5740

WWII Hamilton navigational pocket watch, model AN5740, black face, white numerals, "GCT" on face, base metal, solid back case,...

Lot 1A

Vintage Fountain Pen w/ 14K Gold Nib

5.25"; vintage fountain pen, translucent black, gold accents, 14K gold nib marked "Warranted 14K 8", pen w/ embossed mark on...

Lot 2

WWII Elgin Navigational Pocket Watch AN 5740

WWII Elgin GCT Navigation Pocket Watch, model AN5740 base metal cases engraved on reverse "AN 5740, MFR's PART NO. 1790, SERIAL...

Lot 2A

2 Vintage Fountain Pens, One Calligraphy Pen

1) 5.25"; Sheaffer vintage lever fountain pen in Sheaffer's Fineline box, 14K gold and silver nib marked "Sheaffer's Lifetime...

Lot 3

Vintage Oak Rocking Chair

34.75" x 24.5" x 21"; Mission style, slat back, oak rocking chair w/ scroll arms c.1920s, upholstered seat, upholstery and finish...

Lot 3A

Vintage Nurse's Navy Blue Cape

Vintage Nurse's cape c. 1940s, navy blue w/ red lining, cloth label reads "Marvin Nietzel Corp Quality Capes & Nurses' Apparel...

Lot 4

Pair Bose Speakers Model 301 Series 3

17" x 10.5" x 9.5"; pair Bose Speakers Model 301 Series 3 direct reflecting home theater speakers, serial # 301-1RM062958, 150W,...

Lot 4a

Acoustic Research AW 871 Wireless Speaker

10" x 6" x 6"; wireless stereo speaker w/ transmitter, 300 feet, 900 MHz signal broadcasts through walls, ceilings etc.,...

Lot 4B

Vintage Wedding Dress & Veil

Vintage full length white wedding dress w/ period veil c. 1940s, good condition, no rips, tears, stains etc. IN HOUSE SHIPPING IS...

Lot 5

Onkyo Synthesized Tuner / Amplifier Model #TX-901

Onkyo: Osaka synthesized Tuner / Amplifier Model #TX-901. Onkyo Tuner / Amplifier Model #TX-901, 45 watts per channel, 4 or 8...

Lot 5A

Waterford Blown Crystal Decanter

13" x 4" D base; Waterford blown crystal decanter, acid mark on bottom; excellent condition, no chips, cracks, mars. THIS LOT IS...

Lot 5B

Cap & Gown

Black graduation gown w/ mortar board cap, very good condition. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY IN READING PA 19609.

Lot 6

Vintage Armchair

37" x 22.5" x 24"; vintage armchair c. 1930s, scroll arms, turned legs, natural wood finish, ribbed upholstery on seat and back,...

Lot 6A

5 Staffordshire Tea Bowls & 6 Underplates

Five antique Staffordshire tea bowls, six matching underplates, banded leaf motif, one tea bowl has flake on inside rim, one has...

Lot 6B

Vintage White Nurses Uniform c. 1940s

Vintage white nurses unfiorm c. 1940 top, skirt, caps and bonnets, masks etc. IN HOUSE SHIPPING IS AVAILABLE ON THIS ITEM.

Lot 7

Contemporary Antique Brass Torchiere

70" H x 11" D base; contemporary torchiere, antique brass finish, marbleized, frosted, alabaster tone shade. THIS LOT IS PICKUP...

Lot 7A

75 Pieces Vintage Silver Plate Flatware

Mixed lot of Victorian & Twentieth Century silver plated flatware including Maier's Sunbeam Bread baby spoon, baby spoon, ...

Lot 7B

Vintage Lady's Collegiate Wool Sweater

Vintage Lady's HS or Collegiate sweater, 100% wool, white w/ red accents, cloth tag reads "Stadium 100 Pur Wool, Shaker Sweater...

Lot 8

Pioneer Model PD-M426 6 CD Player

Pioneer Model PD-M426 6 CD Player, working condition. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY IN READING PA 19609.

Lot 8A

Vintage Beatles Metal Lunchbox

7" x 7.75" x 4"; Vintage 1965 Beatles metal lunchbox, marked "Aladdin Industries Inc. Nashville", "N.E.M.S. Enterprises 1965";...

Lot 8B

2004 Honda Element 95,600 Miles

2004 Honda Element EX; VIN 5J6YH28554L010626; 95,579 Miles; Galapagos Green Metallic exterior; Gray / Green interior, cloth...

Lot 9

Tell City Chair Company Marble Top Washstand

32" x 29" x 16"; solid maple washstand, one drawer, one shelf, w/ carrara marble top. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY IN READING PA...

Lot 9a

Tell City Chair Company Oval Wall Mirror

18.5" x 14.75; Tell City Chair Company oval wall mirror, solid maple, light walnut finish, finish complements but is not an exact...

Lot 9B

Vintage Cradle Quilt

42" x 29"; vintage patchwork cradle quilt, area of damage (3" x 44") to three small diamond patches, very good condition...

Lot 10

Antique Oak Gingerbread Mantle Clock

20" x 13.5" x 5"; antique oak gingerbread mantle clock, gold stenciled glass front, paper dial, working condition, keeps time...

Lot 10A

Sterling Flatware "Wildflower" Weight 29 ozt.

Twenty-seven pieces Royal Crest sterling flatware including: four dinner forks, four salad forks, seven teaspoons, five soup...

Lot 10B

Vintage Clothes, Embroidery, Girl Scout Sash Etc

Lot of vintage textiles including baby clothes, girl's sweater, outfits, blanket, dresses, knit booties, baby pillow, embroidered...

Lot 11

Pair Contemporary Marble Table Lamps

25.5" x 6" D base; pair of contemporary table lamps, marble base and stem, Bronze patina embellishments, white linen shades. THIS...

Lot 11A

Sterling Porringer, 2 Spoons, Salt & Pepper

1.5" x 4.5" D; Gorham sterling silver porringer, pierced handle, marked on bottom of handle; two sterling silver spoons, total...

Lot 11B

Hamilton 982 19J Wrist Watch, Hamilton Cases

1) Hamilton 19J wrist watch ser# Ji8841, 14K gold filled case, leather strap, not working, maintenance chronography, 1/22/50 -...

Lot 12

Contemporary Utility Cabinet w/ Sliding Doors

30" x 36" x 14.5"; MCM style utility cabinet, medium walnut finish, two sliding doors, structurally sound, good finish. THIS LOT...

Lot 12A

American Cut Glass Compote & Celery Dish

1) 7.25" x 6"D; American brilliant period cut glass compote, buzz, fan and zipper, paneled stem, rayed base, no chips, cracks,...

Lot 12B

Two Elgin Pocket Watches

1) Elgin 12s open face pocket watch, c. 1923, ser.# 25692967, 7J, 20 Yr gold filled case, non-working condition. 2) Elgin 12s...

Lot 13

Shark Vacuum Cleaner Model #NV752 31

Shark Vacuum Cleaner Model #NV752 31, rotator, True Pet, Professional w/ all attachments on Vacuum plus extra bag of attachments....

Lot 13A

Late Period American Cut Glass Vase

12" x 4.75" D; late period American Cut Glass Cylinder Vase, pressed blank, intaglio cut flowers, no chips, cracks, mars. THIS...

Lot 13B

Nine Women's Wrist Watches Working Condition Plus

Nine women's or unisex wrist watches in working condition and keeping time including: 1) Lorus Tidal 165 Ft LR 0198 calendar...

Lot 14

Pair Baldwin Brass Lamps

36" H x 4.5" D base; pair Baldwin brass lamps, rectangular base, turned and paneled stem, brass ring finial, white, pleated,...

Lot 14A

American Cut Glass Creamer & Open Sugar

Creamer 3" x 3" D; Sugar 3" x 3.5"; late period American cut glass creamer and open sugar, copper wheel and intaglio cut, no...

Lot 14B

Pair Heisey Blown Mold Cruets: Plantation Pattern

6.4" x 2.25" D base; pair of blown moold cruets in the Heisey Plantation pattern w/ four embossed pineapples on body and ...

Lot 15

Pair Maple End Tables

24" x 17.5" x 26"; pair solid maple end tables, two tier w/ recessed upper tier, turned legs and spindles, structurally sound,...

Lot 15A

Spotting Scope, Tripod, 3 Pair Binoculars

1) Bushnell Natureview 15-45 x 60 spotting scope in original box w/ carrying case and paperwork. 2) JC Penny three section...

Lot 15B

Shark Model NV360 26 Vacuum w/ Attachments

Shark Model NV360 26 Vacuum w/ Attachments, very good to excellent condition. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY IN READING PA 19609

Lot 16

Epson XP-600 Wireless Color Printer

5" x 15.5" x 13.5"; Epson XP-600 Wireless Printer w/ six color cartridges. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY IN READING PA 19609.

Lot 16A

5 Pieces Pink Depression, 1 Arcoroc Bowl

Five pieces of pink depression glass: handled serving dish, cherry pattern, good condition; tidbit tray, good condition; footed...

Lot 16B

Three Lamps: Brass, Chrome & Copper

1) Contemporary brass banker's lamp w/ green cased glass shade. 2) Contemporary modernist chrome lamp w/ shade. 3) Contemporary...

Lot 17

Framed Lithograph - Griesemer's Mill Bridge

Overall 26" x 32", sight 17.5" x 23.5"; polychrome lithograph of Griesemer's Mill Covered Bridge, Oley Township, Berks County,...

Lot 17A

German 1 Liter Lidded Stein

German one liter steins w/ embossed pewter lid, tavern, townscape and drinking scene motif, marked "Germany", good condition, no...

Lot 17B

Three Matching Lamps: 1 Floor, 2 Table

Three matching black metal lamps in wrought iron style, one floor lamp (57" x 10"), two table lamps (28" x 8"), w/ off white...

Lot 18

Vintage Corner Cabinet

28" x 39" x 26"; vintage corner cabinet in traditional Country Primitive style, one drawer over two doors, scalloped splash...

Lot 18A

German Fox Handle Stein

8.75" H; German lidded stein w/ fox handle, stag, boar & forest motif, embossed pewter lid, marked "Copyright MR 722 Germany",...

Lot 18B

Simplicity Sport Model # S100 Vacuum Cleaner

Simplicity Sport Model # S100 vacuum cleaner w/ attachments in plastic bin, like new condition. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY IN...

Lot 19

Framed Lithograph WWII B-29 Superfortress

Overall 26.5" x 38.5"; Sight 22" x 26"; Commemorative lithograph of WWII era B-29 Superfortress from the 50th Reunion of the...

Lot 19A

Gerz German Stein & Tankard

1) 8" H; Gerz German stein w/ transferware design of ships in harbor & townscape, marked w/ Gerz logo, West Germany etc., good...

Lot 19B

Gun Metal Gray Metal Plant Stand

21" x 12" D; contemporary gun metal gray baked enamel plant stand in wrought iron style. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY IN READING PA...

Lot 20

Buchschmid & Gretaux Marquetry: Rothenburg

20" x 25"; Buchschmid & Gretaux, studio of Ernst Bernauer, marquetry townscape of medieval city of Rothenburg, Bavaria, including...

Lot 20A

Three Steins / Tankard

1) 9"; German lidded stein, scenes from Hamburg, embossed pewter lid, marked "Made In Western Germany' w/ maker's mark, good...

Lot 20B

Golden Treasures Egyptian Area Rug 11' x 7'

11'2" x 7'10"; Oriental Weavers- Sphinx Division Golden Treasures area rug, polychrome geometric pattern, 100% olefin, excellent...

Lot 21

Child's Spindle Back Rocker

28.5" x 17" x 13"; child's spindle back rocker, turned legs and uprights, black paint finish, structurally sound, good finish....

Lot 21A

Three Steins / Tankard

1) 8.5" H; Gerz German Tankard, drinking scene, marked w/ Gerz logo & "W. Germany", good condition, no cracks, chips, mars. 2)...

Lot 21B

Seven Pieces Masonic Jewelry

1) 14K gold and enamel Masonic lapel in. 2) Tie clip w/ Masonic emblem on porcealin inset. 3) Pennsylvania Freemason tie or...

Lot 22

Framed Photo Of WWII Era B-29

Overall17" x 20"; Sight 10" x 13"; framed black and white photo of WWII era B-29 Superfortress w/ bullseye of Japan / Tokyo CR,...

Lot 22A

Pewter Stein, 2 Pewter & 2 Wilton Tankards

1) Zinn-Becker embossed German pewter stein, marked on base, good condition. 2) 5" H; Crown & Ross English pewter tankard,...

Lot 22B

Seven Salt Glaze Stoneware Beer Tankards

Seven salt glaze beer tankards including: Heineken, Lowenbrau, Hofbrau (2 styles), Salvator, Reichelbrau, Williamsburg blue...

Lot 23

Buchschmid & Gretaux Marquetry: Castle

24" x 17"; Buchschmid & Gretaux, Art Studio of Ernst Bernauer, marquetry landscape of Neuschwanstein Castle, Bavaria, including...

Lot 23A

Five Breyer's Horses c. 1960, Varying Sizes

1) 9' x 7"; Appaloosa, marked. 2) 8" x 7"; Bay, marked. 3) 4.5" x 4.5" Bay Pony, unmarked. 4) 7.5" x 7.5"; .Bay (?), marked w/...

Lot 23B

Two Handwerks Siegel Pewter Wall Plates

10" D; two vintage Handwerks Siegel pewter wall plates, coat of arms of Bavaria and the seven counties of Bavaria, paper label on...

Lot 24

Upholstered Loveseat

35" x 57" x 34"; upholstered loveseat, tan / green group w/ multi-hued thread highlights, tufted back, w/ two green throw...

Lot 24A

Approx. 30 Wade Whimsies Porcelain Figures

Various animals, only the turtle has an embossed mark 'Wade Made In England". The rest have no stamps or embossed marks. IN HOUSE...

Lot 25

Toro Snowblower

Toro Power Clear 418ZE (18") 87cc 4-Cycle Single-Stage Snow Blower, like new condition. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY IN READING PA...

Lot 25A

Vintage Syrian Marquetry Box w/ Bone Inlay

2.5" x 9" x 6"; Syrian parquetry box w/ intricate ebony and bone inlay in geometric patterns, impressed mark on bottom "Tony E....

Lot 26

Pair Marquetry Landscapes

Overall 11" x 15", 15" x 11"; 15" x 11" townscape w/ arch, town houses, volcano in background, likely Italian, unmarked; 11" x...

Lot 26A

Vintage View-Master w/ Slides In Retro Case

Vintage View-Master in retro case w/ approximately twenty round multi-view slides including Peanuts w/ Book, Tom & Jerry,...

Lot 27

Drexel Sheraton Style Solid Cherry Dining Table

29" x 69" x 38"; Country Sheraton style, solid cherry dining table, turned, slightly splayed legs, natural finish, one leaf...

Lot 27A

Antique Black Powder Display Rifle & Powder Horn

Antique black powder, wall hanger display rifle w/ walnut burl stock and powder horn. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY IN READING PA 19609

Lot 28

GE Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator

69" x 33" x 36"; GE brushed stainless steel French Door refrigerator w/ side by side top refrigeration over one door basket...

Lot 28A

Honda 21" Self-Propelled Lawn Mower

Honda model #HRR216VKA, 3-in-1 variable speed, gas, walk behind self propelled lawn mower w/ auto choke, GCV160 engine, mulch /...

Lot 28B

2 Pair Vintage Bookends

1) 6.5" x 5.5"; vintage cast metal eagle bookends, gold patina, marked on back "Colonial Virginie Hampton, VA c.1965". 2) Vintage...

Lot 29

Vintage Handpainted Toleware Tray

17.5" x 24" x 1.5"; large vintage toleware tray, green ground, handpainted polychrome floral motif, reticulated border, pierced...

Lot 29A

Curio Shelf w/ Wooden Ornaments & Delft Miniatures

17.5" x 17" x 2"; Curio shelf in A-Frame or Christmas Tree shape, eighteen cubicles holding twelve German wooden hand painted...

Lot 30

Four Drexel Windsor Style Cherry Dining Chairs

35" x 23" x 16"; four Drexel, solid cherry, Windsor style dining chairs, modified comb top rail, spindle back, shaped seat,...

Lot 30A

US 50 Star Flag On Aluminum Pole w/ Eagle Finial

US fifty star flag on aluminum staff w/ eagle finial, polyester / rayon weather resistant for exterior use, excellent condition,...

Lot 31

Oster 1.1 Cu. Ft. 1100W Countertop Microwave

11.5" x 21" x 15"; Oster model #OGZJ1104, 1.1 Cu. Ft., 1100W, digital countertop microwave, black w/ white interior, rotating,...

Lot 31A

Ryobi Cordless 18V Trimmer & Blower

1) Ryobi cordless trimmer, auto feed string head w/ spool of string. 2) Ryobi cordless blower. 3) Ryobi charging base and one 18V...

Lot 32

Pair Contemporary Brass Table Lamps

26" x 5.25" D base; pair contemporary brass table lamps, turned brass base and stem, red linen shades w/ embroidered scroll...

Lot 32A

Great American Flag US 50 Star Flag Set MIB

Great American Flag Collection, fifty star US flag w/ mounting bracket, never used, MIB. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY IN READING PA...

Lot 33

Drexel Solid Cherry Colonial Style Hutch

74' x 56" x 20"; Drexel colonial style hutch, two piece, upper section w/ scalloped skirt, shaped side panels, one shelf over two...

Lot 33A

5 Garden Ornaments

Five garden ornaments w/ glass balls, some glow in the dark, including: ladybug, dragon fly, frog, owl, sunflower, all in very...

Lot 34

Cuisinart Toaster Oven

9" x 16" x 12"; Cusinart model #TOB-40 (DL), 1.22 Cu. In. toaster oven, 1800W, bakes, broils and toasts, non-stick interior, very...

Lot 34A

Three Butterfly Garden Ornaments

Three butterfly garden ornaments, bright polychrome enamel on metal, wings are articulated to flit in the wind, all in very good...

Lot 35

10K Gold Class Ring Reading 1947

10K yellow gold w/ polished onyx stone,1947 Reading Hospital School of Nursing class ring, size 5.75; total weight 5 dwt. IN...

Lot 35A

Four Garden Ornaments On Metal Stands

Stars & Stripes I Love USA, mushroom, enamel on metal, wrought iron seasonal banner holder w/ approximately thirty banner in...

Lot 35B

Five Wind Chimes

Includes butterfly enamel finish chimes; owl enamel finish chimse; monkey, lion, turtles giraffe etc w/ umbrella pewter patina...

Lot 36

Temple-Stuart Contemporary Dry Sink

36" x 43.5" x 16"; Temple-Stuart, colonial style dry sink in medium walnut finish, narrow upper shelf, shaped sides, dry sink...

Lot 36A

VA Burial Flag In Original Case

VA fifty star burial flag in original case. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY IN READING PA 19609

Lot 36B

Six Garden Ornaments & Chimes

Includes lady bug enamel finish welcome sign; dragonfly enamel finish welcome sign; hanging butterfly w/ copper patina; Dragonfly...

Lot 37

Foodsaver Vacuum Sealing System

4.5" x 16" x 6"; Foodsaver model #V2244 bag sealer vacuum sealing system for food preservation w/ manual. THIS LOT IS PICKUP ONLY...

Lot 37A

Two Hummel Figurines

1) 6"; 12 / I, Chimney Sweeper, 5th Mark, no chips, cracks, mars. 2) 4"; 439/0 "To Market", 6th Mark, no chips cracks, mars. THIS...

Lot 37B

Five Frog Interior / Exterior Ornaments

1) Large polychrome enamel frog hanging ornament. 2) Three polychrome enamel frog shelf sitters 3) Polychrome enamel Frog chime....

Lot 38

14K Yellow Gold & Garnet Ring

14K yellow gold (marked & tested) w/ garnet gemstone (10mm x 8mm x 4mm), approximately three carats w/ vintage pierce work...

Lot 38A

Seven David Winter Cottages

Seven David Winter cottages including: Shirehall, Craftsmen's Cottages, Little Market, Schoolhouse, Crofter's Cottage, Cooper's...