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SAT. SEP. 16, 2017 - 8:30 A.M. SHARP

for The McClain Collection from Gettysburg Pa.


Sale To Be Held at:
Porters Fire Co.
1199 Porters Rd. Spring Grove, Pa. 17362

Sale Preview: Friday Sep. 15 = 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
To be held in air conditioned hall w/ food concession by fire co. & plenty of parking.

Note: This auction is from the collection of retired military Col. T.W. McClain & his late wife Marcia. While collecting many fine antiques their passion was coverlets, samplers, silver, brass King Queen & Princess candlesticks. Over 60 fine coverlets & samplers will be sold divided into several auctions. This auction will include 10 Pa. coverlets & several samplers. There will be 2 auctioneers selling most of the day of antiques & collectibles of all kinds. Col. McClain is downsizing & moving west. Brief Listing: 10 very good 19th century Pa. jacquard coverlets most are signed & dated, 4= 19th century handmade samplers all signed & dated, 19 old pewter ice cream molds in various shapes including bike-cupid w/rabbit & egg, candlesticks including 14 made by Eppelsheimer & Co. N.Y.-5 by Schall-6 pr. brass late 19th century candlesticks all signed either King-Queen or Princess of Diamonds all having pushups in base, 8 early English pewter plates from late 18th century early 19th century, over 100 pcs. sterling silver including 1924 trophy vase signed Tiffany & Co. Makers-flatware-porringers-souvenir spoons-dresser items & more, approx. 50 coin silver spoons from 19th century most are signed by name or hallmark, 5 antique quilts, circa. 1900 oak silverware case w/ Tiffany label belonged to Admiral Farggert, early flax hatchels dated 1810 & 1811, 19th century pie safe w/ 8 tin punched panels w/ 2 drawers over 2 doors, antique decorated No. 4 stoneware crock signed A.E. Smith & Sons, antique Windsor highchair, pair early mahogany veneered knife boxes w/ oval pinwheel inlay on top-double serpentine fronts w/ star inlay interior, fine American Hepplewhite mahogany sideboard w/ string inlay & satin wood w/ 4 oval cartouche inlay 3 drawers over 3 doors 6 legs, circa. 1810-1820 possible Mass. early turned post wooden rope bed, early iron beam scale dated 1778 & signed H. Hoch, early wooden dome top chest w/ wallpaper exterior lined w/ 1824 Pittsfield newspaper interior, early Canton platter & soup plate, various 19th century chairs, excellent reference books on various topics including coverlets-samplers-quilts-folk art-pewter & others, 2 very good framed & matted Civil War prints by artist Dale Gallon “Serious Work Ahead” & “Brians Farm”, small antiques & collectibles of all kinds, glassware & china, much more. Second Auctioneer: will be selling lots of tools, patio tables & chairs, around the farm items, 5 antique small wooden barn doors, antique cast iron bathtub w/ claw feet, 5’x8’ flatbed road trailer 2,000 lb. GVWR, household, box lots & much more.


Doors Open Day of Auction at 7:15 a.m., Good Food Available, Air Conditioned Hall, Plenty of Parking, Plan to Attend & Spend The Day!!

Sale Preview: Fri. Sep. 15 = 5 p.m. - 7 pm.

SALE TERMS: 6% Sales Tax to be applied. 10% Buyers Premium for cash & Pa. Local checks only & 3% Administrative fee in addition when paying w/ credit card.

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